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Archives: December 24, 2011


Arpaio case: Latinos allowed to join class-action suit

Obama Returns $70,000 in Corzine Donations

The voice in my head doesn't sound like me. It sounds like I think I sound.

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Fox Celebrates Holidays With Outrageous Race-Based Attack On Obama

Christmas 420 Seattle

Another face of the U.S. recession: homeless children

Who here thinks that if Trump runs as an independant his batty take on foreign policy will

Freeper "freekitty" SOLVES "No Suitable GOP Presidential Candidate" gridlock, suggests SCOTT WALKER

Kim Simmonds....and me!

Sales of ‘any old shit’ expected to treble as men start Christmas shopping

Payroll tax holiday for two months and effects on businesses

My Western Dental experience today ( A warning to all who may go there)

BMW link to erectile dysfunction

How does this happen? Weather stops at the border?

Merry Christmas, Ya'll!

i have two vocal teabaggers in my practice - husband and wife:

KO withdrawal!!

Did you all lose my address?

Perry ballot petition rejected in Virginia

Michael Savage claims Christianity the greatest force of civilizing society.

LA Times: China's housing bubble is losing air

The True Spirit of Christmas

Everything I've read about worm composting says that the worms don't like it under 40 degrees

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Perry fails to qualify for Virginia's presidential primary

President Obama Defies Congress On Czars, Gitmo

Republican lawmaker (Joe Walsh) says he expects 'race card' from Obama in 2012

Syria - weird unconfirmed reports going on.

:T'was the Night after Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring ...

My Christmas gift to GD

Michael Moore's statement about Syria

Yet another reason to avoid Facebook

Randy "Duke" Cunnilingus

D.C.'s train station is a mess. Again.

Another strange bug ... hopefully inconsequential ...

ignorant question about UK system, if you please

Yikes !!!!

Herman Cain vows to NEVER cooperate with "hatchet job" reporters at Politico AGAIN! CAIN!

End of the week LOL's - pics

Breaking - DOJ to block South Carolina's new voter ID law

’Twas the Night Before Recall

Hi all. - 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' ->

There really is no choice.

CIA has suspended drone attacks in Pakistan, U.S. officials say

Cops mock Seattle jogger nearly killed by a truck

VIDEO: One of my all-time favorite "Reno 911" bits...the extended version of "Clown Car Tragedy"

I Will Promise You ........... says Rpmney

Gays and Women the new PR push for tar sands.

Cuba to release 2,900 prisoners as goodwill gesture

My friend made chocolate cookies with cayenne and black pepper

Dept. of Justice Rejects South Carolina 'Discriminatory' Voter ID Law

Judge: Iran, Taliban, al Qaeda liable for 9/11

Seahawks exec: "We’re going to beat the hell out of (the 49ers)" ...

Sexualised advertising to children faces new rules in Cameron crackdown (UK)

Democracy and Socialism - Emanuele Saccarelli - Parts I-IV

I really think those BP/Visit The Gulf ads are kinda slimey

New online community intended for homebound protestants

Breast implant scare: Interpol seeks French boss arrest


Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF Brad Friedman subs for Mike

Please sign the petition to save sexual assault victims funding:

Priest has rite stuff for parish with divine view

MiddleFingerMom's first collection of brand-new 2011 Christmas pics & toons.

D.M.C "Hey Mr. President What The Hell Are You Doing"

TYT- The Top 1%: Leave Us Alone!

Walker's Wisconsin--One Year In - Sen Chris Larson

You know it's Christmas when you hear "Santa Claus and His Old Lady".

No Ruling Made In Occupy Austin Lawsuit

Who else is responsible for Christmas Dinner?

A Call For Catholic Charities To Remember The LGBT Poor In The US

Walker sees compromise in mining bill

One the most informative articles I've read about 'killer' and 'benign' belly fat.

HALP Please!

Culture Made Stupid

I'm Pro-Children

My republican racist dad is voting for Obama

Pete Stark may be getting some company...

19 year old raising siblings, including newborn, after mom died and dad was deported

Ron Paul Newsletters: Ad Urging Subscription Warned Of 'Race War'

Weekend Economists Merry Little Christmas December 23-26, 2011

Saturn, Titan and Dione

Arrgh! Stuck in Las Cruces! Closing the highways for a little bit of snow and ice?

There is a lot of talk about Kim Jong Un's age

Fed extends public comment on Volcker rule

Here Comes Suzy Snowflake

Most LAPD downtown surveillance cameras inoperative

Jack Goldman, Founder of Xerox PARC, Dies

It's time to occupy, my friends

These guys might want Lynnesin as a pet!

To all of DU and especially those on General Discussion Happy Holidays. Love you all.

What is everybody drinking tonight?

Is Christ a Republican or a Democrat?

Don't waste your time this election season.

Google home page has a very cool animation up

My yearly reminder of what the news media used to be -- CBS Christmas Card 1986

BREAKING: Trump leaves Republican Party after debate snub

Support for veterans as long as they aren't in this neighborhood.

Romney, Biden Trade Barbs in Potential 2012 Preview.

I had to put my sweetheart hospice foster to sleep today (one big pic).

Thoughts on the Haymarket riot, the occupy movement, and the use of force

Kali came into town and stopped by today.

Historian: Air Controller strike a turning point for the U.S.

The eagle, the bear and the dragon by Pepe Escobar

What Christmas feels like these days for Boomers....

Record number of Texas school districts sues state for funding

Computer Magazines

Apple Opening Semiconductor Development Facility In Israel

FLASHBACK: Keith Olbermann: "If the Tea Party Wins, America Loses"

DOJ Position on South Carolina Voter ID Law and Texas Voter ID Law

No, Virginia, There Is No Santa Claus

CIA report: No issue with spy agency's partnership with N.Y. police

SOPA Cabana

U.N. pays tribute to North Korea's Kim Jong Il

Wage Floor Is Increasing in 8 States in New Year

Why Don’t Libertarians Care About Ron Paul’s Bigoted Newsletters?

Cuba to release 2,900 prisoners - but not American Alan Gross

Interview: Al Franken at the closing of the Winterland Ballroom 1978

Merry Christmas to our military men and women

The Fallacy of Reaganomics

What are your best "separation of church and state" arguments?

The Payroll Tax Holiday must end, but how?

All 20 volumes of the Curtis Collection online

What is bad (or good) about rawhide chews?

Fuel pipeline explodes in Colombia, killing 11, injures more than 70, destroys homes

In the spirit of the holidays, it's time for... RUSTY CHEVROLET!!!

Tom the Dancing Bug,'ve been indefinitely detained!

What is your favourite Christmas tradition if you celebrate? We used to have

Twas the night before Christmas,

Merry Christmas and/or Happy Holidays to all our Democratic DUers, Candidates, & Elected Officials

(UPDATE) GoDaddy pulls its support from SOPA...

Ellsberg: Can Manning receive a fair court martial when Obama has already pronounced him guilty?

I hope Obama has learned a valuable lesson from his successful payroll tax ordeal

TYT: Gays Should 'Un-Acquire' Their Sexuality - Pat Robertson

Can an overload of the wireless network affect the frequency that your wireless card updates?

My Dad had a heart attack tonight.

I'm late to this, but a question or two about outdoor hockey....

Payroll tax fight leaves Hill Republicans divided and angry

I think the next Presidential Candidates should be....

Pyongyang residents given fish in memory of Kim Jong-il

20/20 from ABC News: Christmas at the White House (Barbara Walters interviews the Obamas) - video

Couldn't make it home for the holidays- but a piece of home came to me

Clash Over Regional Power Spurs Iraq’s Sectarian Rift

Tonight's Lullaby - Beethoven's Silence.

Hit a deer tonight.

20 juries and no death threats!!!

Study shows the rich do not respond to the distress signals of others

Communist Party initiates veterans committee

Has anyone tried a SodaStream?

Mass. woman says TSA confiscated frosted cupcake

Be a HERO and Help STOP SOPA Now!! I'll tell you How! This Video that Must Be SHARED!

Krauthammer: GOP's performance like 'Animal House' marching band, lol!

If you have Netflix, I recommend watching "Reel Injuns".

Away in a Manger

"I Really Like Christmas, It's Sentimental I know..." Tim Minchin - White Wine in the Sun (Animated)

"He Wrote" original music

The back button is not working for on the DU site.

NORAD: Santa launches in 10 minutes, phone app to track him

Would the Payroll tax fight have gone down the same way in June?

It's my 20th birthday!

TCM Schedule for Saturday, December 24 --- THE ESSENTIALS: BOB'S CHRISTMAS EVE PICKS

I want to get an mp3 player for the Mrs tomorrow. The year in cartoons (pic heavy)

There will be NO Democratic presidential primary in Virginia :)

Romney responds to Biden op-ed in Iowa, says vice president and Obama live in ‘fantasyland’

TCM Schedule for Sunday, December 25 --- CHRISTMAS BY LEO MCCAREY

Appeals court so far not assisting Righthaven with auction plea

There's no financial reason preventing us from making the payroll tax cut permanent.

Violent and threatening PM to me.

Unemployment benefits extension question urgent

Toons: Doing Nothing, Parades, a Syrian Cartoonist, and more. 12/23/11

Sick of holiday cheer? Buy, rent, borrow, or steal "Bad Santa"...

The last time I did anything with five anonymous people...

They've discovered that Vegans are terrorists and now have the proof they need!

Pink balloons carrying Christmas wish from Seattle end up at a California ranch instead of N. Pole

Has anyone read the Stars & Stripes lately?

Al Jazeera's investigative report on the Koch brothers. Real. Good. Stuff.

Deck the Halls With Boughs of Nutty Dick Cavett

Florida: Man shot dead at Edison Mall

Brazil fines Chevron $5.4m for oil spill

Economic inequality an issue for 2012 campaign

Airlines given permission to fly over North Pole for the first time slashing the hours to exotic des

I captioned this. Do you want to play too?

Documentary: Kings of Pastry - wow, intense.

Eleventh Hour - British Series 4 episodes

Jerry Brown speaks about alternative energy at lighting of Menorah

What If We Occupied Language?

Police: Man killed with assault rifle outside Florida mall

Christmas spirit crushed in besieged Bethlehem

Share your favorite holiday song with your fellow brothers & sisters.

Mass boycott leads to awkward silence at UN Kim tribute

Gaza Christians long for days before Hamas cancelled Christmas

Babies Left In Cars, Shots Fired, Doors Broken Down. Why?

Treasury out of touch and arrogant, says official review

Post pics of your bookshelf?NO!--->Warning! Abandon hope all ye who enter! WARNING!! READ INSIDE!!!

Arizona sheriff faces new setback over immigration

What ‘pro-Israel’ should mean (Jeremy Ben-Ami)

GOP: Gingrich, Perry will not be on Va. Ballot

Secular Coalition for America: 2012 Presidential Candidate Scorecard

Hello, wonderful DU peeps, I have a geography type question about 'comparing protected areas country

Does anyone else live where the Jehovah's Witnesses come and ring your bell on Christmas Day?

Three big end-of-year reasons to work like hell for Obama's re-election:

A 40-year-old puzzle of superstring theory solved by supercomputer

Joyeux Noel!

Thousands gather for new protests in Russia

Kasich Vows 'Tough' Shale Regulation

I want to get my 8 year old girl a Playstation2? Can you suggest some games w/ girls as action heros

Gingrich, Perry fail to qualify for GOP Primary ballot in Virginia

2011 as seen by Rachel Maddow

Holy Shite - look at people demonstrating in Russia

UP! 2011 Story Of The Year

I just saw the most UNfunny standup comedy one-hour solo show EVER!!!

Christmas came early

Oh God---CNN just joined the "War against Christianity" crowd.

Well Earned Vacation

Goodbye 'Shop Til You Drop' Mentality: Renegade Band of Economists Call for 'Degrowth' Economy

The Nasty Truth About the Online Retailers You Probably Used for Your Holiday Shopping

Hey Pitt--- Avatar day?

Weekly Address: The President and First Lady Thank our Troops for their Service this Holiday Season

Dog Dumped at Train Depot Waits in Bitter Cold: A Christmas Eve Rescue (story & video)

WTF is "The Governor's Journal" that just named Scott Walker "Governor of the Year"?

No More “Green Capitalism”, An assessment of the failure of the Durban summit on the climate

Welcome to NORAD Tracks Santa

White ineligible to serve as Secretary of State

Everything Must Go / Dark times and dead malls {photo essay}

Uncle Sam is Making the Wrong Choices

Google's fucking Eric Schmidt should change his name to Scrooge for the holidays (rant)

The Koch Brothers and their attack on America

Could WIFI cause electronic screeching in hearing aids?

Overnight stashing of $453 billion signals European troubles

Are you bored? Looking for something to take up some time?

The Drone, the Secretary and the Seven Dwarfs

Give this Christmas Video at least 10 seconds. Trust me.

A Wish for the Holidays - Thank You! (from 5,000 children)

Haha! Newt booted from Va. ballot - Campaign official complains about new voting rules.

DEA, IRS gives money confiscated from medical MJ clinics to local PD's

Ignoring Complaints, Except on Muslims

1968 Olympian Lee Evans has a brain tumor and no health insurance

Sorry I have been so busy

One Photograph Showing Why Big Banks Should Disappear Forever

The city of Peabody is in mourning today.

government blocks access to bradley mannings hearing

Taibbi: A Christmas Message From America's Rich

At this very special time...

Op-ed: In the Holiday Spirit

Christmas Across the World

Brad Miller's North Carolina Race Tests Progressives' Fundraising Mettle

Pakistani Taliban attack kills six soldiers

Connecticut Announces 20-Year Deals With Pair of Solar Projects

The art of the possible

Twain ripped

Suffolk County ADA subpoenas Twitter Inc. for Occupy Boston info

worth a read

...look NO tears

Flier: TSA Said My Cupcake Was a Security Threat

Answers to the Friday Afternoon Challenge!

The 1%'s-3rd Party: This isn't a political movement-It's a collection of walking dress codes

"Layaway Angels" are helping out across the country. Could you be one?

Not sure if/when I will get here tomorrow, so some old, unusual Christmas cartoons....

Newt-FORGOT(?) To BUY His OWN Domain Name!

Has anyone seen the list of hosts for this group? Thoughts?

The best presents don't come with pricetags.

Weapons of Mass Deliciousness: TSA confiscates red velvet cupcake as ‘security threat’

Alien Cathouse brothel to feature 'girls from another world'

Luckovich toon - Same Gift Every Year!

Toon: So... You've Been Indefinitely Detained! Helpful Information From Your U.S. Gov.

How Oil Futures Traders Continue To Screw Us:

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the GPV family!

The Poverty of School Reform

how many sweet potatoes do you think would make 3 cups of mashed? hurry

OMG! You've got to watch this video. That's all I'll say.

"Why not do the right thing for the American People, even though it's not exactly what we want?"

president obama requested removal of indefinite military exemptions for u.s. citizens

"If Ron Paul wins Iowa, we just take it out."

60th anniversary of nuclear power this week

Shouting "Theatre!" in a Crowded Fire

Love the Pic of the Moment!

A Christmas story

BWAHAHAAAA! Did Gingrich give a rat's ass about Virginia's "failed system" a week ago?

Study: Republican (senators) don't respond at all to the desires of voters with modest incomes

Even family's Christmas cards stolen (working single mom & 5 kids)

Lakewood police believe 3-year-old fatally shot 5-year-old boy

A tomato question I almost dread to ask.

Berkeley Lab: radiation risk may not be proportional to dose

Keiser Report: Capitalism Without Capital? w/ Steve Keen (E226)

GOP Attempts to Suppress Voting Bite Them on Ass

Does this work, I wonder? Merry Christmas everyone.

Capital Account: Max Keiser, America runs the "Special Olympics for Financial Fraud"

Newt Gingrich gets hoisted on the petard of Republican disenfranchisement

Obama denies being ‘Spock-like’

What have you stocked up on for Christmas?

So...Best Buy is giving away "free" 32GB Apple® iPhone® 4s today.

It only makes sense that Ron Paul should be the GOP nominee.

Check out the amazing singer Angelique Kidjo

In this degraded day and age, voting is an act of survival and not of hope.

Gingrich supporters cheer Confederate flag in South Carolina

Merry Christmas! Have a face palm!

if you dont want the dreaded gr bean casserole, this recipe is yummy


Man returned to his beer after bank robbery, reveal US law enforcers

Here is something to make you laugh

U.S. reports progress on bioweapons control

From me to you . . .

Your Christmas Eve Earworm

Evolution of the Law Enforcement Officer


‘Ed Show’ helps find home for Rex, the ‘Republican-hating’ dog

Sanity Break: ‘The 12 Gays of Christmas’

The Original Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

Europe's Perishing Parishes: Dutchman Helps to Liquidate Dying Churches

Feeding Earth's Billions in the 2050 Sauna

Alex Witt: "I don't think anyone called President Bush lazy when he was out on that ranch..."

The 12 Days of Occupation

MiddleFingerMom's SECOND collection of brand-new 2011 Christmas pics & toons:

UK Regulates "Occult" Advertising

The bug when you re-sort a forum and can't get past page 1 is back


Spaniards head to Germany in droves to escape grip of crisis back home

Rare Cuneiform Script Found on Island of Malta

Best. Christmas Song. Evah.

The other best. Christmas. Song. Eveeeeer.

Should LGBT issues get a special pass on the LBN 12 hour rule ?

Really dumb question LOL

Amateur astronomer captures image of sun with old tin tea caddy

Russia looks to criminalize being gay, bisexual or lesbian

In pictures: Stonehenge marks winter solstice

Hallelujah Corporations: A musical tribute to corporate excess

It just dawned on me that the best hope for the rest of the world

My cousin has asked me to help her with a virus or worm in her PC

Journal retracts study linking a virus to ME {chronic fatigue syndrome}

The making of the American 99% - by Barbara Ehrenreich and John Ehrenreich

Financial reformer Brad Miller in the corporate crosshairs in North Carolina

Politics Stamps Out Oil Sands Pipeline, Yet It Seems Likely to Endure

No fanfare for Christmas among Amish

What is the content of Make7's post in this forum?

Would you prefer being called "Dear Leader" or "Supreme Leader"?

Ecologists scramble to assess solar buildout's impact on desert wildlife

Court rules privacy violated by hidden bathroom camera

Moscow rally video: Tens of thousands protest 'rigged vote' RussiaToday

Bob Vander Plaats, anti-gay Christian Right leader, accused of trying to sell endorsement

How i joined the Communist Party (funny)

Looks like Netflix is NOT happy with its CEO

Somebody has to win the South Carolina primary...

Oh fuck, NO. "Commemorative" silver and gold coins with "You can run but you cannot hide."

BBC: 40 UK schools teaching Saudi Arabian curriculum tell students penalty for sodomy is stoning,

Best GOP Clown Car Toon?

The Christmas tradition starts at 8pm Eastern tonight!

TEPCO will seek more disaster funds from government

If I had a half million in my 401K

I hope everyone here has a lovely Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza, whatever you celebrate if you do!

Any DUers (or friends or family) who had to choose between coronary bypass surgery or stents?

Fukushima plant operators 'prepared to die' after quake

What is the best time of year for a gift to the DU?

This looks like a difficult and rewarding doc to watch, I just ordered it:

A strip or ribeye roast?

TCM Schedule for Monday December 16 - TCM Spotlight: Bicentennial of Charles Dickens birth

Kline responds to disciplinary finding

Judge issues temporary injunction on abortion law

Bibles made available at Asheville (NC)-area school

Paraguay Plans to Change Policies to Favor Human Rights

Three U.S. citizens killed in Mexico attacks

Happy Holidays LGBT Friends!

Merry Christmas from Teddy the talking porcupine!

For those that want Ben Nelson primarried next year, you got your wish!

Parents Outraged Over Girl LEGO Set with Boobs

Science Prevails as Climate Science Data Won’t be Censored in Texas Report

'Pinkwashing' Deconstructed

Enjoy this holiday song.

‘Real story’ of the Magi found in Vatican archives

After Fukushima: A Changing Climate For Nuclear

Merry Christmas Alabama!!!!!

No no no. THIS is the best Christmas song ever >

Merry Christmas EVERYone.

Freeper Heads Exploding over Virginia GOP Primary meltdown

I got an early Christmas present this year

Mr. Electric Universe just got TS'd by Skinner.

More great news for Pennsylvania Genealogists! Marriage records from

To all my dear brothers & sisters living with HIV & AIDS

What happens when you combine three of the ugliest footwear designs ever?

Happy holidays to all.

NREL Licenses Technology (‘black silicon’ solar cells) to Increase Solar Cell Efficiency

Solar energy to light up 925 forest villages in Madhya Pradesh

P!nk Pays to Save a Puppy's Life - Just in Time for Christmas!

First sound on Christmas day

Lakewood police believe 3-year-old fatally shot 5-year-old

Glenn Greenwald: The intellectual cowardice of Bradley Manning’s critics

A Little Christmas Gift for You to Download ...from Michael Moore

Post in this forum with no title

"Big bully, deadbeat dad, petulant drama queen" is #50 on Crooks & Liars "Top 50 Vids of 2011" list

GOP Time Machine, Christmas Edition: Truth in Advertising

Sempra expands solar plants in Nevada

Federal panel supports NY Atty Gen on nuclear plant safety issues

Its not good over there in the big forums re: jury of my non-peers.

Our kids loved this - 12 days of Christmas, Italian style

GOSPEL OFF! Matthew vs. Luke: Nativity Edition.

NYT - The big lie - an oped on the RW lie that Freddie and Fannie caused the economic collapse

Siouxsie and the Banshees - Il Est Ne Le Divin Enfant (VIDEO)

Gingrich Will Run An ‘Aggressive Write-In Campaign’ In Virginia , Where Write-Ins Are Illegal

TPM: 10 Shocking Quotes From Ron Paul’s Newsletters

Holiday sales up 4%--GDP up 11%--Dow up 6000-21 straight months job growth-Merry Xmas RepubliCons

Mentally ill flood ER as states cut services

Vermont’s Energy Future – 2011 Comprehensive Energy Plan (90% Renewable by 2050)

Central University of Venezuela has been the target of 24 violent attacks over the past three years

Some thoughts on conservative psychodevelopment, the Military, and authoritarianism

When Republicans visit Santa...

This is my favorite holiday song. Please post yours. Happy holidays to everyone at DU!

Even if the Raiders tried ...

Merry Mithras, fellow heathens!!!

Did you ever read Romney's Wiki page that lists his Political positions? Snicker

Outraged Egyptian Women Say "We Have No Fear"

silver bells sequenced to 176 channels of Light-o-rama.

Billy Bragg - We're Following The Wrong Star

What is wrong with all you Song posters? THIS ONE is the best ever!!!

Know how many primaries or caucuses in the south Romney won in 2008?

Russian satellite debris lands in Cosmonaut Street (BBC)

A Christmas gift from the Daily Howler

Proshow Producer v 4.5

Afghanistan Marijuana Fields

I'm reveling - FOR NOW - in the specks of good political news, (repeating: ) FOR NOW

"How many workers does it take to stop a spinning concrete buffer... "

The Top 1%: "Leave Us Alone!"

Is The Christmas Story on yet?

Veterans Tout Perry in New Ad....Thanks for the Diversion of Funds Perry

Saturday, December 24th. The Christmas Weekend Edition of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day.

On sorting threads by Last Reply, and the "Time" column for replies in a thread...

Two proposals to improve the signal-to-noise ratio: dissent & K&R buttons

FOX Sports, as repugnant as Fox News......

The Naughty List (yes, it's safe for work)

Hi There! I'm New Around These Parts

US durable goods orders jump 3.8% in November (BBC)

Merry Christmas from the Gang of Fur!

Papantonio: GOP Candidates Have Become Walking Punchlines

Tim Tebow not having much luck on Christmas Eve

Did anyone go to the New York Occupy protest?

How's that Tebow thing working out this afternoon in Buffalo??

My Favorite Christmas Song

The Grich stole his own Christmas.

heating oil program... by Joe Kennedy

EPA Sets Cuts in Plant Emissions

Christians celebrate Xmas eve in peace

How to Hate the Jets for Two Consecutive Weeks

Vermont married lesbian couple may be split up by feds

Did anybody see this touchdown? One of the best ever!

Whoa! Check out this TD!

Romney charity used for conservative donations

Looks like a version of Occupied has reached Russia against Putin trying to come back to power

Trump Switches Voter Registration to Independent, Leaves GOP

Just how does Santa get around?

Patriots clinch first round bye.

sick and alone - does a number on your head - but family is just too high maintance for me and drain

Kim Jong Il's son called 'supreme leader' of military

Hamas reduces presence in Damascus (This is about Syria)

Keiser Report: Merry X-Max & Happy New GIABO! (E227)

Fun for the weekend.....

Let's Go Giants!

The women and children of Homs make a plea to world

Patriots hold on to beat Dolphins 27-24

a great chistmas song

Pic Of The Moment: Happy Holidays!

Am I the only one who finds a self-delete after an answer annoying?

L.A. might sue Occupy L.A. protesters for financial damages

For your pleasure and holiday "stocking" The 12 Gays of Christmas.

Does this forum have a host yet?

What does the link here link do on a post?

During a call on Al Jazzera Live with Nizar Mahrous (about Syria)

The Han Solo Comedy Hour! (How the Star Wars Holiday Special went so very, very wrong)

Did you miss someone on YOUR Christmas Shopping list?

Remember a Resister this Holiday Season

Whaling fleet has been found already!

Benetton's dove of peace - under the UNHATE foundation.

So I heard a sports guy ask Tebow in an interview if it was OK if he played on Christmas Eve?

PUI thread

Happy Independence Day - Libya

Get up Stand up...

Ranger and the tree

Vikings win

Newt Gingrich Threatens to Arrest State of Virginia

Toad Cottages and Shooting Stars - Wonderful book for teachers, parents and grandparents

The horse was Greek, so why is it called Trojan?

GOP leaders take heat for misleading public on Koch affair

Toad Cottages and Shooting Stars - a wonderful book for teachers, parents, grandparents

Bachmann surrogates: God told Moses to trust people like Michele. It's in the Bible. Did you know?

Toad Cottages and Shooting Stars - a wonderful book for teachers, parents, grandparents

What if you feel betrayed by your union's leadership?

Happy Holidays to the BOG!

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This good old Catholic boy wrapped about 15 gifts when I decide to read the wrapping paper...

Occupy Wall Street to Celebrate Christmas at Zuccotti Park

Hello from The Land of Itch.

Toon: I Haven't Practiced in Years!

Big Space Pic: A Galaxy Blooming with New Stars

A Week Of Doonesbury- The 'End' Of The Iraq War

GOD must not love Tebow any longer! Tebow throws 4 interceptions, loses 40-14!

Here we go... The first manufactured family crisis of Christmas 2011 by Narcissist Mother...

A TOUCHING Christmas story!

"Christmas in the Workhouse"

Christmas 1975

A Flash Poll

Merry Christmas.

Email from Costco regarding lawsuit over buying warm gasoline

Which HIV Finding is the Health Breakthrough of 2011?

Former South Carolina Governor deleted thousands of e-mails...

We already have the line item veto... it just takes a while

and now there are four.