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Archives: November 11, 2012

Paul Krugman, "Stand you ground, Mr. President"

They call him Doctor Moon (pic)

For our FRiends, hope springs eternal...

Hey Mr. O'Really, need some help getting your resignation ready?

Study: About 49% of young voters cast ballots

There Is A Brutal Civil War In The GOP, And It Looks Like Karl Rove Will Be The First Casualty

Fordham College Republicans disinvite Ann Coulter, apologize for inviting her in the first place

Where America's Racist Tweets Come From

The Lounge needs more Dogs!!

Ashley Judd: A new Senate candidate for 2014?

Hello! I'm new and just posted 10 times!

Denmark to abolish tax on high-fat foods

One less undefeated team! I suppose El Supremo is now an Aggie fan!

Mitch McConnell: 'We Have a Voter Mandate Not to Raise Taxes'

Did the Romney Worshiping Media (especially Faux) actually CAUSE a Backlash?

This is pretty cool

I'd like a lot of gazillionaires to "go Galt" I wanna test a theory I have

If Todd Akin Had Watched This Movie, He’d Be A Senator Today

Kud U Kudo Clip?


For the lack of fourteen cents per pizza...

UPDATE: Gabbie Giffords AZ-2 Seat: Barber NOW UP!!!!! (Keep counting Arizona, Keep counting!!!)

I've recently started watching COLUMBO on DVD. Tell me, does his wife ever

Chimps attack people after habitat loss Congo (10cc was right in 1979 about this and global warming)

Hey liberals: Cutting Social Security and Medicare is wrong no matter who does it.

Google "Where is Chuck Norris?" Click on the first link.

Why I have no pity whatsoever for Mitt Romney. None.


"USA worships military--How Our Country is Warped"

Trump: Where are Obama's college records?

Republicans Agree: 332 is a Landslide!

interesting election results breakdown here:

The next complaint about the President:

Found on Facebook

ZERO = The Number of States where a Minimum Wage Worker can Afford a Two-Bedroom Apartment (Chart)

It's not about adultery!

Suggestion: DU chat on an outside chat site


I'm going to beds now.

So proud of all of us! Good work, all! Now, Happy Holiday gatherings.

Game Change is on, again, tonight, and it started me thinking.....

Rep. Allen West finally loses reelection, refuses to concede

Goodbye Earthlings

I Bet This Guy Has Had A Rough Week

Friend of mine had a car accident with his dog in the car.

Looks like Jesse Jackson Jr will be stepping down. Why the hell did he run again?

Yes, the president is to be credited

So did R$ lower the bar on what is acceptable behavior for presidential candidates?

Herd of drunk elephants go on the rampage

So, how was your week?

So now that Romney doesn't have to be bothered with being President,

Herd of drunk elephants go on the rampage


This evening Ron Barber has taken back the lead against McSally for Gabby's AZ 2nd-dist. seat

We Better Not Take This Victory for Granted

This about sums up my feelings the past few days...

Had I run across this vision last week I would have all but been on my knees beside it

Breaking News: Earthquake measuring 7.0 magnitude strikes Myanmar: USGS

Hurricane Sandy - Picture gallery.

Here's why Obama won

Wishbone in honor of DKR

Anyone remember this guy?

MSNBC: #1 Cable News Network In Primetime For Two Days Post-Election

I'll Bet Private Sector Hiring Explodes Over The Next Six Months

Does anyone know how the military voted?

GOP Collapses in California

Another day, another Freeper clamor for secession

Shout Out for your Area Volunteer!

So a good friend and I went to the vote tabulation center for M.C.C. in Phoenix today.

Wow, Paul Ryan Pretending to Honor Labor Day...The Town Protested Him In A Very Big Way!

May I offer my condolences to the Bama fans here...

Why do women portray Peter Pan in theater productions?

Anyone else skipping the big Thanksgiving dinner with the family this year?

Mitt Romney's Greatest Hits From 2012... His Campaign Was Just The Right Height For Pete's Sake!

This is not your grandparents' America

50 Shades of Grey Karoke


Fox News Is Killing The Republican Party (?)

Boredom enveloped her like heavy bedding —Yukio Mishima

Good Read -Reality crashes the Republican Party

Occupy Wall Street campaigners buy-up debt to abolish it

Can they filibuster nominations?

The Catholic Church: A Short History (by Hans Kung, 2003)

Rmoney Biography

New England GOP decline continues amid losses

Sunday Talk Shows


Walmart Black Friday Strike Being Organanized Online

Just got power in NJ. As a resident of the Jersey Shore I have to thank all the workers.

Students celebrate President Obama's reelection outside the White House

Imagine the nightmare

So does Willard only get a moon or a small planetoid since he lost?

Hmm. Getting interesting. Eric Cantor's office involved in the Petreaus affair issue.

For dinner this evening we had a dish created in my hometown of Columbus, Ohio. It was developed

Nate Silver's Best & Worst Polls of 2012: Gallup Did TERRIBLE

Nate's pollster ratings for 2012

Biblical Misinterpretation

New York Times: Christian Right Failed to Sway Voters on Issues

"Romney lost because Obama beat him"

Images I didn't enter.

McKenna concedes; Inslee to be governor in WA!!!!

Dewey defeats Truman, Updated for now

Black athlete having second thoughts about attending Ole Miss after election night riot.

Karl Rove and his super PAC vow to press on

I said this four years ago, here's an update

John Koster blames loss on state GOP leaders

Could we/should we recruit Bill Clinton to help with a massive 2014 midterm election tour?

Should We Stop Enjoying the Conservative Cry Porn, So Much?

Petreaus Hearings

You Know Who Is Probably Extremely Unhappy Right Now?

This has got to be the best smack down of the right's Trickle Down BS in the history of ever.

Probably the most honest headline ever on Fox News' website:

Need some advice from DUers my brother cant afford his insulin

Starting a Progressive AM Radio Station.

President Obama: 2nd Amendment is Constitutional Right.

Oh the irony: “If you’re in the con game and you don’t know who the mark is … you’re the mark.”

Neo-Nazis, KKK outnumbered by counter-protesters in Charlotte

My President was reelected and my hair

Prayer vigil held at Tiller’s former abortion clinic

Is the GOP not ceding anything to Obama to keep their

Why Romney Never Saw It Coming

Petition to Macy's to Dump Donald Trump.

Evacuate? In our moment of triumph?

Hooked on helping: Iowa crocheters aid homeless veterans with sleeping mats (recycling plastic bags)

Just on Pandora, had forgotten how great she is: Tina Turner, You'd Better Be Good To Me

Why the Tea Party Failed

So All Defeated Republicans Can Show Are Bogus Layoff Notices

What have you done to spike the ball since Tuesday?

One Solution for Talking With Wing Nut Relatives You Can't or Wont Cut-Off

I'm wondering if Mrs. Broadwell can be disciplined by the military for threatening someone

Who is on medicare? How to pick B

Get your god damned dirty hands off my Social Security

Election night tweets to STAY IN LINE!! They were

Is There Any Chance President Obama Could Still Win AZ?

Joe (Dead Intern) Scarborough Attacks Nate Silver...Calls Him an Ideologue and a Joke

Papa John's pizza: Does it make you sick?

I Saw "Lincoln" Today

Who is watching Ghost storm on Sci Fi?

A point about people who make spelling and grammar mistakes. Give them a break

"Unqualified" by Paul Krugman at the NYTimes

Romney's pollster should be chased out of the industry.

Romney is now irrelevant...

My teabag neighbor.

REPORT: Obama Prepares To 'Barn-Storm' The Country, Slamming Republicans, If They Don't Cut A Fiscal

behind petraeus's resignation (more to it than benghazi)

How American Consumerism’s Insatiability is Killing Thanksgiving

My Take: What all those Jesus jokes tell us

Paula Broadwell is a Republican (surprise, surprise).

Watched Detachment on Netflix. Wow. And so sad...

Woman In Kenya Names Her Twins Obama, Mitt

Know how everywhere you go there you are? What if you went, but you weren't there?

Obama can't add Romney to the cabinet

Nance Greggs: Just Wonderin’

Seasame Street Brought To You by the 47% and The Letter F and U

For Religious Conservatives, Election Was A 'Disaster'

I bookmarked a thread. Now how do I find my bookmarks?

Yet another contributor to Romney's epic fail: Bad IT!


Pandora spit out another good one: No Reply At All-Genesis. Let's ust do a music thread, shall we?

Wait, What?!! "What’s Up with White Women?" (= title of article)

Boehner Tells House G.O.P. to Fall in Line

Cloud Atlas

Found a good article on Reddit on how the Romney campaign got conned by consultants. I debated

MAUREEN DOWD: Romney Is President


Knock, knock, who's there?

Rachel nailed it!

SNL opener...too real to be funny.

Dittoheads come in all shapes and sizes

I actually hope Rush is correct in his prediction.

You know one thing this election taught us?

Nate Silver: Which Polls Fared Best (and Worst) in the 2012 Presidential Race

Texas is Scaring Me

Stop feeding the squirrels.

Los Angeles Times: Tea party activists blame losses on Republican establishment

Does anyone see the irony in the elephant being the symbol of the Republican Party?

E-Mails From Biographer to Other Woman Led to Petraeus (Cantor knew way before Obama)

Obama McConnell and Boehner Meet on The Fiscal Cliff! Literally!

Bloody parrot. Now she's trying to hatch a bell.

Which one??? WOW!

Reason Boner and the Owl Wouldn't Take the President's Call on Election Night

Sotomayor on Sesame Street "being a princess is fun but it isn't a career"

Rhianna is making me forget about the Beatles...

Watching Rhianna On SNL Right Now

Medicaid Expansion To Poorest Southerners Denied By Republicans

Bill Maher blasts it out of the park! Again!

Angry tea party activists say Mitt Romney was too moderate and the GOP undermined 'true conservative

"Rethinking 'Shellshocked' Romney" by David Jarman for Daily Kos

petraeus scandal is reported with compelled veneration of all things military

I don't watch much TV, but I just saw a spot for some show called "Moonshiners".

Sous Chef wanted in new Palm Springs Restaurant

The Battle Begins Anew. It Looks Like The Teabaggers Will Be More -----

Is there any evidence at all that Barack Obama wants to take anybody's guns?

Louisiana Secession Petition (

Didn't we used to be able to see how many DU members there were?

SNL Weekend Update interviews "Obama"

LA TIMES: November 9, 2012 - More than 3 million ballots still to be counted in California

332 to 206...

In Case You were Wondering if Your Governor was a Fucking Asshole... here's a handy map!!!!

Arizona still has 200,000 ballots yet to be counted.

On SNL, A Defeated Mitt Romney Drowns His Sorrows In Milk - video link

SNL’s Barack Obama Gloats In Victory, Shares Second Term Plans - video link

That video of Obama thanking his supporters is all the proof I need we elected the right guy

ok, if you're gonna do a tin foil hat foiled election hack theory,

Get off Gallup's back—they were only biased for Romney by 7.2% on average

Massive explosion reported off Stop 11 Road on Indianapolis Southside

Karl Rove with a mustache and a beard as the job creators look for their money back

Karl Rove with a mustache and a beard as the job creators look for their money back

Voyager I on cusp of interstellar space trek

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Saturday, November 10)

Fox News Hosts Embrace Immigrants Now That The GOP Needs Them

SHOCKED to find out my 80 y/o GOP aunt in Springfield IL VOTED FOR OBAMA

Why are republican donors so surprised that Romney didn't tell them the truth?

Time for Don Siegelman PARDON!!!

CA + true independent redistricting = CA GOP in a state of "collapse".

A question about votes for the house.

Daily Kos: Alabama Joins the Secession Movement

I've been a cheapskate to DU...for your stand up job throughout this cycle...

How Do You Explain ... ? (Another Homerun By NanceGreggs)

What's for Dinner ~ Sunday Nov 11th

Surely Superstorm Sandy had SOME effect on the election?

Paul Ryan is term-limited as chairman of the House Budget Committee

just wanted to put a reality check in here...

Anonymous May Have Hacked Petraeus Mistress

Papa needs a new pair of shoes.

Fantasyland--Denial has poisoned the GOP and threatens the rest of the country too.

FBI whistle-blower contacted Eric Cantor on David Petraeus affair

So the Rethug-Goebbels crew jumped the shark this time, eh?

the sweetest thing about the election...

Inside the Secret World of the Data Crunchers Who Helped Obama Win

I'm not saying a word...

US military warned to prepare for consequences of climate change


How did Tester win? Big margins in cities – and some help from friends

A Black man's opinion on LGBT rights...

FBI whistle-blower contacted Eric Cantor on David Petraeus affair

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Stolen From Facebook Edition

About this secession business....


I do not have writer's block.

On Veterans Day ..Thank You

Cantor & FBI "whistle-blower"

What rib did Adam lose?

Fracking Radioactivity

A very short work of fiction for you.

How America Is Turning into a 3rd World Nation in 4 Easy Steps

Florida to Grade Black Students on a Different Scale Than White Students?

Police to End Prostitution and Drugs With Creepy New Spy Mobile

Believers Beyond the Church: How the 'Spiritual Not Religious' Gospel Has Spread

A Symphony of War - Harold Van Heuvelen

I'm going to have the week of thanksgiving off school and work.

I’m Black and I Want More “Stuff” and “Things”: An Open Letter to Bill O’Reilly by Jesse Hagopian

Petraeus Scandal is Reported with Compelled Veneration of All Things Military

No marriage equality in NM or RI. What gives?

Today is Veteran's Day. Please check in if you are a veteran, or if you love one.

Israel fires warning shots into Syria after shelling: military

"There is no news. There is only the truth of the signal."

Just wanted to say thank you to the person

Facebook Wars Making Me Paranoid?

dems, gop fight brewing over curbing filibusters

Following Iran’s Lead, China Blocks Google

What did Guatemala do that is so bad?

major hurdles remain to end veteran homelessness

Assange’s health could drastically worsen in embassy – lawyer (RT)

List of all Progressive talk radio stations by State!!!


Florida voters came through, and did more than turn the State blue:

Should there be a National Right to Work law?

There Is A Brutal Civil War In The GOP, And It Looks Like Karl Rove Will Be The First Casualty

Weed Legalization Could Set Off A Radical Chain Of Events In Latin America

Melissa Harris-Perry's Letter to Jon Husted on His Voter Suppression in Ohio

REPORT: Boehner Tells House Members That GOP Lost Badly, And That They Can't Afford Debt Showdown

GOP STRATEGIST: We Desperately Need Hispanics

Rove - knocked out! Trump - humiliated!

CEOs optimistic Washington will reach consensus on the fiscal cliff

A Veterans Day Like None Other Before

Swith parties to primary McConnell?

GOP, The party of Corporate Welfare, 1% Welfare, The Party of Parasites! n/t

I think I may have some beets ready to harvest. Any ideas on what to do with them?

Charter Schools, the Cliffhanger Issue of the 2012 Election

Now, where was I?

Queen Ann: 'Are we really conceding?'

A big thank you, hugs, and Happy Veterans Day

Ooh! I have an idea to get control of the House NOW!!!

I read Romney won Indies nationally by 5%. I think THIS is how he STILL lost nationally:

Republicans may want Hispanics, but never African Americans

As minorities gain electoral power, Supreme Court asks: Why the Voting Rights Act?

A New Senator, Known Nationally and Sometimes Feared (Elizabeth Warren)

Citizens United should be called "CMEA"

Battle to halt the decline of Britain's shabby public parks

Is it time to up the KB from 250 in Contests?

I am not sure where I read this but it was a pretty interesting fact about the House elections

Spent Per Vote

Drums Beating to Privatize Social Security

And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda, sung by Shane MacGowan of the Pogues

Sunday Morning 'blues'

The repubs need to read and believe the definition of compromist, or

The Real News: Both Parties Engaged in Unsustainable Defense of the Wealthy

Explaining Wisconsin's dizzying political swings of 2010, 2012

Come DU friends, and drink deeply: 'How the Secret Service Said Goodbye to Mitt Romney'

The Office AssHat Part 2

Actual video of voting machine changing to Romney

Bill Black: Wall Street's Plan to Push Obama to Betray Those Who Elected Him

Women: The Silent Majority?

Today in Peace and Justice history on November 11, 1972

"Budget cutting in a depression just deepens the depression...."

Today in Peace and Justice history on November 11, 1972

The Lounge needs more Bogs!

Why are small businesses now saying they have to lay people off?

California governor sees tax referendum as sign of changing tide

Joan Walsh, Salon: America: Love it or be left behind

From one Vet to so many other before and after me! Thank you!

Voters Didn't Ask for Bi-Partisanship, They Demanded Good Policies

Has a personality ever canceled an ADVERTISER to save his reputation?

Analysis: Obama faces Latin America revolt over drugs, trade

Sex in religious cult leads to murder

To our Asian and Pacific Islander sisters and brothers: THANK YOU!

Beck said Romney would get 321 electoral votes...and, that 'would be a MANDATE, would be a spanking'

Did you have any doubts that the President would win on Tuesday?


A DU call to action! Tell Macy*s NO to Donald Trump- Boycott Macy's over Trump product and ads.

GOP admits Republican pollsters lied

Let's hope this trend keeps going ...

FBI whistle-blower contacted Eric Cantor on David Petraeus affair

what becomes of OFA, the organization the Obama team built

Defeated Once Again, Right-Wing Media Wage War...On Voters

Not counting Ron Barber (fingers crossed) how many Congressional Seats did we pick up ...

If anybody can identify this reflective (traffic?) sign, Lounge can!1

Austerity starves economies.

Despite their considerable efforts-Republicans were not able to buy or steal the election after all

All This Money That Corporate America Has Been Sitting On Waiting For A Repug Win......

Florida Guv Orders Review Of Voting Process

What usually happens to your engine performance if you either

In first, Irish PM lays wreath for British war dead

Feinstein On Petraeus: ‘He Did The Right Thing’

"Yes, We Canned..."

Okay, so our manufacturing base isn't coming back

1.29% of the Repub money went to candidates that won.

Ancient Political Culture-GOP Island Of White Males

Karl Rove and his super PAC vow to press on

Why David Petraeus’s Gmail account is a national security issue

Question about ACA and businesses

Another pissed off GOPer-

Ticks are turning victims into vegetarians

So now Woodward thinks he's Krugman?

Dems, GOP fight brewing over curbing filibusters

Was waiting until after the election to do some renovations

Voter Portraits - Los Angeles 2012

FBI probe of Petraeus triggered by e-mail threats from biographer, officials say

'Tell him the door thing'

What can be worse than to sell your soul and find it not valuable enough to get anything for it?

This atheist can't bring himself to support Remembrance Sunday

Saw these legit jobs posted online

Senator Elizabeth Warren May Not Be Appointed to the Banking Committee

Man booked under hurting religious sentiments attacked in court complex with swords

Now we know what Leviticus really meant

I thought of a new slogan for Obama!

Thomas Byrne, Catholic Priest, Allegedly Bites Fellow Priest Thomas Smith's Ear Off

Veteran 'Shorty' Heins recalls World War II camaraderie (Bulge, Holocaust 85,000 said thank you)

Is the conservative media killing conservatives?

Post-Election Bumper Sticker Idea:

Aide: Deval Patrick Doesn't Want To Be Attorney General

White men made up only 34% of the electorate Tuesday. And it drops about 1% every year

"I was right! Romney won by a landslide." Please come CAPTION Turd Blossom!!!

Prediction: Benghazi to be used whip up Obama impeachment hysteria

Another Story Of Repug Meltdown via FaceBook:

Better late than never.

The chart below (from 538) is quite a picture when you really think about the Dems chances going fwd

What he lacks in dignity, he makes up in determination.

It's not just taxes that are impacted - "fiscal cliff" and the poor

Before He Died Ted Kennedy Tutored Democrats on How to Beat Romney

When does the Hitler video come out........?

Youngstown, suburbs sealed Obama’s big victory

Kristol: It Won’t ‘Kill The Country’ To Raise Taxes On Millionaires (video)

We need to back the Papa Johns employees

Answers to the Friday Afternoon Challenge, "Reinventing Rome"!

Have We Heard From The Likes Of Rove, Morris, Preibus, Sununu Since Tuesday?.....

Reporter who was afraid of guns takes CC class, learns to shoot.

Hey, Grover, deliver the majority to the Democrats, we know how to governor.

Taibbi: Hey, Rush Limbaugh: 'Starting an Abortion Industry' Won't Win You Female Voters

OBAMA WINS! 2012 Victory Song.

Senators restart talks on U.S. immigration reform plan

Various assorted Canada and UK military records free until Nov. 12.

Did the Thousand Years of Darkness start last Wednesday?

Does anyone have (or know where I can find)....

Taxes and Trade

I'm sensing a change occurring at fox (I smell disinfectant in the air) ...

Anyone else still think about checking Gallup at noon?

AQ Khan: Father of Pakistan's nuclear bomb jumps into politics

Alberta Darling on Mike Goushe

Heads up. Obama at Arlington right now. MSNBC, probably other channels, too. n/t

Hey lurkers and Freepers - do you see the President of the United States

What does the nature of "threatening emails" have to be to get the FBI invovled?

Let’s review Petraeus’ recent record

Was anyone else poll-watching Tuesday? I have some concerns....

Documentary brings a dark side of nuclear past to light

Israel Drawn Into Syria Fighting for First Time

Wanna make Rush Limbaugh crazier than he already is?

Red and Rover - a really good Veterans Day strip (it wouln't let me copy it)

CSPAN now for continuing Veteran's Day Ceremony coverage.

Dear Ms. Noonan, please take a moment to reflect on your abject and utter cluelessness, and upon . .

The Twelve Word Platform

332EV to 206EV

If Cantor knew about the Petraeus story before the White House did, and

Great take: The House – new, with less democracy!

The true American heroes of today...

Why the fuck is Greta Van Susteren on This Week?

Graham: I Intend To Pass Immigration Reform,"nobody to blame but ourselves"

College Repukes: "We have chosen to cancel/rescind Ms. Coulter’s invitation to speak at Fordham"

Examiner falsly claims that 15 States including Texas have filed a seccession petitions...

Last Tuesday's night concession speech was brought to you.....

Obama is in a position to demand - and get - tax rate increases on the wealthy.

Obama ordering VA to add staff, see suicidal vets within 24 hours

Luckovich: 'Rainbows'

The Supreme Court is safe....

Today is the actual Veterans' Day. Vets, please check in and be counted.

Melissa Harris-Perry has an amazing show

DLCC: Democrats Gain 170 Seats in Legislative Elections (with a few still undecided)

If she breaks a hip, shoot her, like they did in the old days.

Something is rotten in the Petraeus Betrayus.

Calif. Gov. Brown: DOJ, Obama should 'respect' state marijuana laws

DLCC: Mitt Romney puts women in binders; Democrats help elect women to state legislatures

Hey GOP: Ask a Brown Person!

Kobach suggests Kansans who aren't right wingers should leave the state

Peggy Noonan

Occupy Sandy article from the Nov. 9 NY Times

Our family burried a member yesterday, today Marta and I have a new grandchild on the way!!!

God I cant stand David Gregory

Whoa!1 This is more about Liz & BRANDO, not really about Michael JACKSON

Hello from Vermont!

Wanna hear what Bonehead will sing to Bachmann when she returns to Congress?

Anyone know if I can stream radio on a notebook?

Let's Start a Boycott Campaign & Publicize it everywhere Does anyone have a list of companies

Media fight on the right over GOP

We need tax RATES to go up on the wealthy, as a matter of principle. (Take that Grover!)

"We are still caring for the child of a Civil War veteran..."

Who knew game shows could be this exciting?

The common daylily

MTP Villagers Advising Obama To Be A Wimp To Succeed

BP urged to settle US claim (now that our election is over)...

Jean-Claude van Damme, the philosopher...

Nate Silver Rates the Polls: Best, Worst

What's the difference between gay and straight soldiers? (Pretty powerful)

DLCC, AFSCME, and SEIU Release Stinging TV Ad in Nevada’s 15th Senate District

Cell phone / internet question

Florida Democrats Need to be More Proactive in Legislative Seat Targeting

God Has Spoken -- Two Hurricanes Slamming The GOP And Fundies. --

OK I've done my first and probably last direct 'confrontation', or explanation,

FL Dems Hope for Momentum Going into 2014

I just want to give Many thanks to all the members here on the T.V. chat group!!!! You All ROCK!!!!

Believing your own propaganda

Paula Broadworth "I was embedded with General Petraeus"

Say NO to CEO greed!

Portland is losing our progressive radio station

Media fight on the right over GOP

Greetings and salutations from Washington state!

This story line that Romney and his team were shell-shocked is a load of bullcrap.

Shanghai Surprises: Religious Tourism in the 'New New York'

78 Year Old Tacoma WA Man, Every Evening, Plays Taps from his Balcony, and his Neighbors Love it...

Fox News explained in one simple picture:

Boehner Tells House G.O.P. to Fall in Line

Did Kobach connection cost Romney the election?

Just checked in on 5 minutes of Face The Nation

I really don't like the guy who now plays Obama on SNL

I'll know things have calmed down when

They are still mourning

We told the Koch Bros, the Adelsons, the Kkkarl funders, etc that they can't buy elections. NOW

7 Facts About Our Veterans That Will Shock The Hell Out Of You

a group of 21-25 year olds talk about the election

I have a great IDEA

Robert Reich Calls on The President to Sign an Executive Order de-funding Military Contract Lobbying

Does Romney still have the momentum?

A beef with college education

Republicans in Florida ignoring the new majority - less Cuban and Republican

What an Opportunity-----Dick Lugar

Reject Third Way propaganda, *especially* now.

Obama's Secret Weapon In The South: Small, Dead, But Still Kickin'

Flight ---Denzel Washington

Should Gallup Answer As To Why They Gave Such A Biased Prediction Of The Electorate In 010 And 012?

Teacher Calling Reelection 'America's Funeral'

God Bless Papa John for helping out the country

A remarkable, historic period of change (E. Klein)

Tell us of your great practical jokes. Here's mine:

What makes a gay soldier different from a straight soldier?

Bill Kristol: Take Obama's Offer - Raise Taxes on Millionaires.

Very funny from Saturday Night Live

Longest time ever lurker checking in:

Want to push back against selfish CEOs? LIST GOOD ALTERNATIVES

Israel 'may launch ground invasion into Gaza'

Freepers Are The Gift That Keeps On Giving-"George Soros Stole The Election"

Is America ready for a white, male Secretary of State?

Texas GOP official: “Maggots” re-elected Obama petition-Remove marijuana from the federal Controlled Substance Act

Let's Not Forget: The largest block of Obama's voters were WHITE.

On the eleventh day of the eleventh month at eleven a.m. ...

Today must be a fun day inside of all those evangelical churches


SNL Reviewed: Obama Gloats and Romney Mopes

Archive of today's edition of "Making Sense with Steve Leser" election aftermath, latinos, Benghazi

Here is a link to the Occupy Sandy registry. If you would like to send some help...

President Obama: This Day Belongs to Veterans

NC Vote breakout by county--November 6, 2012

Momentum builds for U.S. immigration reform plan

Springfield Expo Center brings together two very different crowds

Elizabeth Warren, Known, and Maybe Feared, on National Stage -

Tibetans Have 'Sacred Duty' To Support Self-Immolations

MSM: 286 EC Votes = Mandate for Bush .......332 EC Votes Not A Mandate for Obama

Shabbat wars: Hundreds in Acre protest opening of store on Saturday

Supreme court urged to rule on Sikh leader's claim he is a 'holy saint' (UK)

Hundreds evacuated in Tuscany as Venice floods

Miami-Dade/Little Havana precinct map: An end to the Right Wing Cuban American chokehold

Let's use proper terminology in the tax debate:

I'm starting a petition to replace "R" in the alphabet

Harris-Perry on poverty: ‘Those aren’t numbers. Those are people’

A good day to remind everyone that the Republicans cut the veterans jobs bill ...

Campaign Sources: Romney Campaign was a Consultant Con Job

An Essay from my Vet. Roommate (and friend) on His Viewpoint of Voting Importance

Repubs want everyone to believe that nothing has changed with the election...

A remarkable, historic period of change (worth a read for some perspective)

Oh yeah? Well I'm watching you, watching him watch me!

Harvesting ornamental & wild plants for food and other uses

George Will was too scared to appear on THIS WEEK today...

IF you know what the Conservative Cave is, are we getting a few members personal info?

Credit unions gaining ground on banks

Middle-class, largely white suburb, gives Obama the lead on election night.

On CNN today, Fareed Zakaria started the Congressional "Supermajority" meme

Democrats won but Axelrod laying the groundwork for cave-in again, we better fight

While originally written about Aussie troops in WWI the sentiment is universal.

WTF???? Dead pig dressed as Mitt Romney dumped at Republican Party office in Manhattan Beach

Role of religious faith in World War I examined in new book (from 2010)

They Meant For This Bullying Skit To Be Funny But It's Too Insightful

Since the election, how many "friends" have you lost on Facebook

What is a gif?

Petraeus sent emails to Broadwell about sex under a desk

Are Veterans' Day Parades bigger this year than usual

SNL: Tagg Romney wants to punch America in the face

Veterans Day Poem from Canada: In Flanders Fields

Elizabeth Warren May Not Make the Banking Committee - CNBC

Bob Beckel and Alan Colmes get paid to help Fox “news” make the claim of “Fair and Balanced”.


Breaking:Eric Cantor involved in outing of Petraeus

Kristol to GOP: Don’t ‘fall on your sword’ to defend millionaires

Doonesbury on Veterans Day

Laura Ingraham Points to Southern Strategy For Reforming GOP

Death of the Tea Party

Spokesman: House majority leader knew of Petraeus matter in October

How America Is Turning into a 3rd World Nation in 4 Easy Steps

Boehner Under Huge Twitter Attack Today

Rachel Maddow at her best...

Stupid question I shouldn't be asking.

I tried to find an up to date accounting of ALL the money spent on the 2 presidential campaigns.

Andrew Sullivan's awesome quote

Was it a slip?

From The Daily Mail: 'We would rather lose with you than win with anyone else'

When Republicans Say They Are Alarmed By Excessive Government Debt, They Are LYING To You

While the Right is busy blaming Welfare Recipients for their loss

The centerpiece of the RW philosophy--the Trickle Down theory--is

UPDATE: on my friend serving coffee to Karl Rove

Patty Murray: If GOP Refuses All Tax Hikes, We’ll Let Them Go Up And Start Over

Governor Cuomo:Impacted by Sandy? Find out what type of Fema assistance

Jay Inslee, Democratic Governor of Washington State!

Just curious - a question for the campaign savvy

The Republican Party’s electoral map problem

Tell them to REALLY support the troops!

dear media, does this look like a virtual tie to you?

2 arguments I have heard...

Yay Washington - several top posts on DU right now!


Yay Washington - several top posts on DU right now!

Who are the up and coming Latino politicians of the Democratic Party?

Ecuador's Correa to run for 3rd term

Nate Silver helped me from becoming a royal alcoholic in the last few weeks of the election...

Petraeus Other Woman - Jill Kelley

Long lines at the polls stir calls in Congress for election reform

Lawyers, Guns, and Money

Long lines at the polls stir calls in Congress for election reform

A letter from the Citizens of Colorado and Washington.


The RNC Built That

HB1355, signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott meant many did not vote

Why should the rich pay more taxes?

Should anyone happen to find themselves here...

Brewer Says Immigration Reform ‘Fine And Dandy,’ Office Walks Back Statement

Information About David Petraeus Was Confined to Small Circle

What Is The Rolling Jubilee?

Partial recount changes little in West-Murphy race

I am a job creator...

Can someone please enlighten me?

Tearing Down What Republicans Built and Rebuilding It Correctly.

2 years ago Fox News called taxing the rich immoral. One Obama reelection later, they support it.

The future of Keystone XL

FBI: Too Much Autonomy? Shades of Hoover?

Ok, I just got the best robo call, EVER - a recruiting call from Ann Coulter!!

49ers run game an innovative relic

Two Party Monte

The GOP’s blame game

Letter to a future Republican strategist regarding white people

Sunday best: Bill Kristol wants to raise taxes on millionaires

Does anyone think charges will be brought against the dark money supporting Prop. 32 in CA?

Bill and Hillary Clinton playing soccer

Bit of a smile this morning at church

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. could serve jail time in plea deal

Love This Photo and Post from President Obama

Children testify of horror in Afghan massacre trial

Dear Mitt, I hope this haunts you:

Climate change could kill off pandas

Danziger Toon: KKKarl Rove Taken For A Ride

LG recalls 161,000 ranges with faulty temperature controls

Hillary Clinton: battling for Barack from behind the scenes

Anyone watch Doomsday Preppers and see freaked out republicans?

I guess trumad and his buddies from the 72 phins are opening another bottle of champagne!

Fireplaces and Inserts Recalled by Monessen Hearth Systems Due to Risk of Fire

The Conservative Truth-bubble

I watched 41 last night...

What do the Republicans need to win 2016?

Anyone have the results from the "secret censorship panel of jurors"?

Chicago on the evening of November 6th (an awesome picture)

Democrat rainbow and a Republican rainbow...

Meet Tracy Watson, owner of Watson Transportation and proud Romney voter.

Feel like an idiot asking this

Can't enter but want to share...

The President's job

Another beautiful election night HUG

**Lost Ones*** Republicans Crying Election Night 2012


After a big Democratic win every Sunday show has a panel full of Republicans?

I know some of you are going to say this is fake. but I don't care - it's still cool

A mandate on ending tax cuts for the rich

Down the rabbit hole


A question for all the DU football fans..

this used to be Armistice Day

I can't wait for winter to get here.

All the Republican whining

Well, guess what Jill Kelly's sister does:

quick - i need a birthday gift idea for a new friend...

Remember... Ann Coulter says there is NO RACISM...just a reminder

President Obama, you campaigned on raising the tax RATE of the top

a post-election note ...

Regarding the stock market taking a dump after election of Obama: it is a contraindicator

Ohio’s GOP Secretary of State Already Has A Plan To Rig The 2016 Election For Republicans

The unemployment rate for recent vets is over 10%. For recent female vets it is MUCH worse.

In Flanders Fields


Adios, "idiot wind" Mitt!

Pete King Republican from NY asking the Federal Government for

Instead of boycotting Applebee's...

Eric Shinseki, VA Chief, Charts Solid Gains For Veterans

Okay, this is funny

Filibuster Reform: Democrats, GOP Gear Up For Fight

LBN ; Judy's Garland's Oz dress fetches $480K in auction

just donated a small amount, this is Very-Cool !

This whole narrative of white people losing power and white people mourning makes me nervous

Mango, the Welsh Corgi pup who is too excited to eat

Is it possible to request a post (not yet created) be made a sticky in GD?

Beautiful quote from Ireland Newspaper about President Obama's win ~ in 2008 ~

HEY! Hotshot media types! Yeah, we know you read us surreptitiously...

Rationalizations of the Right Wing American

US politics today is as absurd as Britain's under George III

Alabama Joins the Secession Movement. Crimson Tide Beaten on Home Turf.

The jay, midwife of the forest

Cleveland saved America - from Facebook

Bring on the Fox News viewers internment camps!

Sonya, a lovely Russian cat, adopts 4 orphaned hedgehogs, aka "Hedgekitties" :)

Turkey Talk

This does not feel like an election to me

The Walking Dead 3.5 "Say the Word" (spoiler warning)

Buried with a stake through a heart: the medieval 'vampire' burial

Awesome Revenge layoff tweet:

David Corn: GOP: Got Leaders?

Just unfriended, in every respect, a childhood friend who turned out to be a Trump-loving birther.


Breaking: pics of billionaire rw donors greeting KKKarl


Get drunk and learn Windows 8

You know what I won't miss?

Is Chuckie Toad still trying to piss on Democrats or is he licking his wounds? nt

Hi everyone

Four Presidents in the last century have won 50%

Cuban chorus offers diverse and beautiful music

Republicans Turn to Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio to Repair Breach With Hispanics

Thomas Frank: Why Occupy failed and how it's more like the Tea Party than anyone wants to admit

CBS News (yes, really!): The scientific truth about climate change

What kind of tea IS this?

Liberal/Democratic Victory= Southern Secession/Civil War?

Obama hails veterans, pledges continued support

Two threads I'm asking you to please K&R, if you don't mind.

Michael Tomasky on How the Right Is Still Racist

Just occurred to me how ironic it is that Marc Emery is still serving time in a US prison and...

Ok. Here's a list of all the free crap. Some today, some tomorrow.

Doctor says 104-year-old Brazilian architect Niemeyer is 'getting better daily'

GOP Controls Arkansas Senate, House Control Unclear

My vote for #1 republican Douche of the Day

538 - "Which Polls Fared Best (and Worst) in the 2012 Presidential Race"

I'm watching a re-run of the HBO series, "The Pacific" and I never knew why

Early Signs of General Petraeus’s Extramarital Affair

Jon Husted Hatches a Plan to Make Sure Democrats Never Win Ohio Again

Congress wants answers on Petraeus affair

Happy Veterans Day to all our Vets! Two and Four legged!(pics)

FR: "Congratulations to Jim Robinson for His Political Sagacity Overwhelmingly Accurate" [sic]

On the Dark Side of History

Transgender state rep elected in New Hampshire

UPDATED: Pres Obama HAS gone over the 62 MILLION popular vote mark! (& beats Bush's '04 total)

They just don't get it.

Hey guys, you know that the republicans aren't going to change, right? nt

Dick Morris question...

C-SPAN: BOOK TV: Paula Broadwell and Vernon Loeb, "All In: The Education of General David Petraeus"

Why would Petraeus pick an unknown to write his biography?

FYI: Recall Dorrries

Nation pays tribute to sacrifices of veterans

Had a hard time choosing

Going Down The Quality Review Tubes at PS 154x

Is J Street Winning?

Anyone else love to watch Von Miller?

Sam Wang called the election almost exactly back in ... July.

The Right Wing is just begging to get spanked again

Solid South? Maybe not as much as you thought ...

Obama asks Palestinians to back off statehood push

Paula Broadwell Emails Sent To State Department Military Liaison: AP Source

Timeline of Petraeus scandal scrutinized as Benghazi hearing looms

Regarding Karl Rove and his flushing away at least 300 Million dollars........


Greek MPs approve hefty budget cuts

Obama to Palestinian leader: U.S. opposes U.N. membership