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Archives: November 12, 2012

the people are smarter than the republicans and the media.

Is there a definitive "best freeper sadness" thread on here?

Dear America, I know how much you like to commemorate veterans and it's great...

FOX is trying to pin prior knowledge of Petraeus affair on the Prez

How do I add a photo to a post I make?

What we dodged: Ayn Rand's America *whew*

Great update on Kate...

Do we now hold an edge in National Presidential races?

Obama vote surges among Miami Cubans, but what does election mean for Cuba?

Jill Kelley is from Philly!

TRANSCRIPT: Bob Woodward on MTP thie morning--the 'starting point' for fiscal cliff negotiations

Just how serious is this "fiscal cliff"?

Sotomayor shuts down Disney: "Pretending to be a princess is fun, but it is definitely not a career"

Understanding Repubs means understanding they'll paint Obama as extreme no matter what.

Winning the House in 2014: 5% headwinds?

The tide continues: Conservative college tells Coultergist to stay home!

On Veterans Day, I say thank you to all who served - especially the MIA

WTF? FUX with News advertises on ESPN?

Popular Vote Milestone Coming Right Up: Obama About the Pass Bush's 2004 Vote Total

Wm Doyle who wrote book on Petraeus on CNN now and

There's really no cure for Fux News

What The 2012 Election Would Have Looked Like Without Universal Suffrage


The lunacy over the restaurants cutting back is growing on Facebook.

David McCullough segment beginning on 60 Minutes now

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 12 November 2012 (Holiday -- US markets closed)

Of all the pictures of Rightwing nuts sadden by the fact President Obama won re-election


Is Reaganism Finally Dead?

Two Rainbows-Democratic Rainbow Republican Rainbow

Does anyone know where I can buy NON GMO seed (Corn and Soybeans)?

Maybe I'm in a minority but I Like Star Trek: Enterprise

Does anyone know where I can buy NON GMO seed (Corn and Soybeans)? I need to plan next years crops

Buchanan: ‘White America’ Died Last Night

The "Group Of Four"

Ray McGovern on the Corruption of U.S Intelligence --Petraeus is in Part of the Series

Kansas, Missouri remain nation’s crimson political islands

TIE! Frisco lost!

Thank you, TeamPooka.

Fr. Thomas Reese, SJ: Is there a political plan B for the bishops?

Va te faire foutre, M. Rove, et tes amis.

Praying for Romney

The Sins Of General David Petraeus

The Flat - the movie

Deodorant for your cat or dog? Lemongrass mosquito repellant for your pet? Mouthwash gel, maybe?

The perfect memorial for the Romney campaign

Will Romney now submit an amended income tax return

We still have a way to go...

Academics - Paula Broadwell ( Kranz) Passion. Intensity. Vision.

Best Political Cartoons of the Week

please look at at this

GOP Constituency

Julie Brown spoofs Victoria Jacka...., I mean Jackson

this guy is showing his ass and i hope he gets it kicked....Foxaganda

WIKI UPDATE: Paula Dean Kranz Broadwell: ".. an American writer, academic, and anti-terrorism prof

Papa John's Pizza Gave Us Diarrhea Anyways

Shameless socialist strenuously strove stridently

62,065,873!!! Obama Passes Bush's 2004 Total Vote

I love this political cartoon picture.

Christian Conservatives Have a Sad

check it out!!!

Is there a boycott website for general companies threatening employees (i.e. Applebees)

Facebook community "friends of 620 KPOJ AM progressive talk radio"

The Sins of General David Petraeus

Toronto Star: Toronto diminishes its future by killing Jarvis bike lanes

We have an issue with Iran, and it's not about the nukes

Math vs Pundit Trolls - Why Nate Silver Got Drunk

I think there is MUCH more to the story than where the 4-Star Penis was spending time.

You know what REALLY pisses the RW off more than anything else?

Ahhh Hell I am just going to ask: Was Petraeus supposed to be the "October Surprise"?

Sources tell me Karl Rove's nickname has been shortened from Turd Blossom to just Turd.

Let's see...Papa Johns, Applebee's...

Anyone playing EQII?

David Letterman top 10 Bad Election Coverage

Meet The Woman Who Exposed David

Everybody give a fb like, yelp review etc to your fave indie pizza place!

OK, Ready for The Walking Dead? Please post updates here ***SPOILERS***

Thanks for your service...

General Comment

Man With the Iron Fists is fun.

An Offer Of Free Stuff For Republicans

NYT: For One Night At Fox, News Tops Agenda

Kansas, Missouri remain nation’s crimson political islands

Before You Start Bashing Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) Read This

Veterans days always make me feel weird.

What do type in the firefox address bar to get to the network settings?

It was not even close...

Nice primer on Japanese cultural differences

RAVITCH: corporate ed "reformers" want ONLINE KINDERGARTEN?

The cost per vote...WOW!!

Does anyone here or anywhere really think the GOP base is going to moderate? NO WAY IN HELL!

Tonight's Simpsons blackboard: "I will not concede the election till Karl Rove gives me permission."

I'm glad America agreed!

Know what Sheldon Adelson needs?


What The Rich Really Think

"Who is Holly Petraeous?" ....... and her link to Elizabeth Warren


Papa John must have been in the house!

Should The Democratic Party Have A Latino On The Ticket In 2016?

You have to admit: Conservatives got a giant slap in the face of their beliefs the past two weeks.

About Reagan's "Government Isn't The Solution, It's The Problem" Quote

Would we be btter off without these secessionist wanna-bees?

Hi everyone!

The West Wing,

To US.

My personal WWI hero.

Red State Doubles Down on Crazy, re: Obamacare

BCS Standings 11/11 - Michigan keeps Nebraska company

Papa John's 2011 financial statement

So you're afraid of Whites being a minority?

"If You Make the Voters Your Enemy, They Will Fight Back."

Latest From Brian Brown and NOM: "Starbucks Will 'Pay' For Support of Gay Marriage"

Post a song for a veteran.

Is It Just Me Or Does It Seem The Right Is Trying To Turn Benghazi Into 9-11?


This was just a post on my Facebook from a distant relative.

I never thought I'd see it.

Thank you to all of our Native American Veterans

Romney lost because he portrayed himself and his values accurately.

"High Flight" by John Gillespie Magee, Jr. (One of my favourite poems)

In case anyone forgot— Every dollar of the deficit = more than a dollar in the economy

This is what FORWARD looks like!


In honour of Remembrance Day (the name given to Nov. 11 here in Canada)

Watching Sippy Cupp on Bill Maher (recorded).

I don't know if I just missed a thread or if no one is talking about the dumb girl on FB

Krugman: Organization

Leviticus 20:13 explained on FaceBook

Obama 2012 - Diversity, LGBT, Naturally Growing Substances - Hippies Finally Win!

A nice quick dinner on a cool night...

I Believe it is Time to Start Asking the Correct Questions

He has no idea what he's doing.

Exhausted and apprehensive, but warm, dry, clean and no longer in the dark.

This pic makes Andrew sad

"Republicans say deal can be done on U.S. "fiscal cliff""

12 November 1924: The Death of ED Morel

So Papa John's CEO claims that a price increase and hours cut to thousands of employees...

Biggest loser/winner last Tuesday: Mitt's shirt sleeve roller.

Missouri Democrats see results of fund gap

what's wrong with these peppers? jamacain hot chocolate

Cat places third in Virginia Senate race

LOL, Simpsons!

Did Petraeus mistress reveal classified details in speech?

“A political narcissistic sociopath leveraged fear and ignorance” (or Tales of the 180 Tell)

Minnesota again has highest voter turnout in the nation

MoveOn sends ‘General Betray-us’ down the memory hole

Feudalism? New Law Involves Paying One's Withholding Taxes to One's Employer

Eat. Your. Peas. They are good for you, just like Obamacare

Help, My Name is Glenn Beck, And My Self-Centered World-View Is Being Crushed By Science And Reason.

This really made me chuckle...

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, November 13: Star of the Month: Constance Bennett

Four more years of 'family values' not being shouted from the rooftops...

An email to Papa Johns...

Republicans should be terrified-What California looks like now is what the entire USA will look like

Australia, I hear it's a lovely place to visit...

Chasing Ice---Be sure to watch it if you can.

Detailed look at the Hispanic vote

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, November 14: Novel to Film

NYT - MSNBC considering time slot changes including Ezra Klein at 8pm?

Social Security in One Graph...

Ed Schultz OUT at MSNBC?

For my 10,000th post: Dead man (Democrat) wins election in Texas

In Debt Talks, Obama Is Ready to Go Beyond Beltway

Beware Ohio Jon Husted is not done with you yet

"When Republicans Deliberately Sowed a Financial Crisis"

Bwahahaha! The Simpsons Intro Does Karl Rove!!

An email to Starbucks.....

Now you don't have to keep hitting "refresh". Watch Mitt lose Facebook friends in real time.

Fact Check: Papa John is a Lying Republicon Asshole

Mitt Romney Loses 50,000 Facebook fans

Women made history: 20 women will be serving together in the U.S. Senate

Just a little reminder.......

The Republican Party Needs to Ditch Fox News If It Wants to Win

Missouri DINO GOV Jay Nixon's second term could attract national spotlight

The New America: What the election teaches us about ourselves

The great thing about capitolism....

Former Bush Commerce secretary: Republicans ‘scaring the heck out of’ Hispanics

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Sunday, November 11)

Paul Krugman: "Deficit-Scolds Never Really About Deficit, But About Shredding Social Safety Net"

PRICELESS Pic. Of Rmoney Losing The Election

What's for Dinner ~ Monday Nov 12th

Boehner: Election a 'mandate to work together' with Dems

Something very funny...

The GOP polling debacle claims that there is almost no difference between Obama and Romney


Jane Mayer:A Petraeus Puzzle: Were Politics Involved?

Times of India: Should We Not Legalize Cannabis?

"Obama: Voters agreed with me"

High praise for Kerry from Elizabeth Warren and Deval Patrick

I think Husted chickened out of fixing Ohio at the last minute

Congress is bitching they were not informed about Petraeus

British Lawmakers Are Taking Starbucks to Task for Tax Dodging

Jill Kelley, social liaison to MacDill Air Force Base, is mystery woman [interview w/Paula's dad]

Just argued a lot with some pro-GMO people at Reddit

About boycotts of Papa Johns, Applebee's, etc. . . .

DU Task Forces

Mr. Hamilton’s Growth Strategy

Why does the driver of the cash cab look like he's going to put the contestants in his freezer?

It's not just a change in demographics, it's a change in values

What day would be a good day for a thread about dogs?

Broadwell’s father says she's a smokescreen for something bigger

So is "God" pissed about the election or not?

Jerry Brown: California tax vote start of national tax hike sweep

Bart Simpson has a message.

To The RWers OF DU...So Is It OK To Call Him General Betray Us Now?

Allen West still loser after recount, and still won't concede

Paula Broadwell's co-author Vernon Loeb misrepresented the Jessica Lynch case

Boycotts work.... They helped to end slavery in Britian..

We’ve Come a Long Way Baby :)

A Veterans Day pic for cat people!

(UK WWII observance) Remembrance Sunday brings grief, reconciliation and Twitter exasperation

I think Petraeus should be made to testify, resigned or not & Cantor

Is it me or are there more trolls than ever lately?

Russia to help probe Yasser Arafat's death, Palestinian president says

Dav's R-ight On It.

Video of Paula Broadwell where she discusses the CIA annex

check this nut's FB page. Birther, impeachment, cheater, vacation taking, librul media.its all the

Remembering our past, shaping our future. Thank you LGBT Yale Alumni.

Citizens in 15 states are filing petitions for secession. The second civil war has begun ! Well not

Melee at Sikh temple in Yuba City, California

Alabama Woman Shot Accidentally by her Husband - No Arrest

Invisibility cloaking in 'perfect' demonstration

Just watched the original THE THIN MAN again earlier

From the "Ice Skates will be needed in Hades Dept", Kristol: "accept Obama's offer" tax the rich.

Iorio pushing for change, and possibly a governorship

The Koch Brothers' mansions...

Support Walmart Workers on Black Friday

Gillard launches royal commission into child abuse

Have you ever heard King Gwanghae?

Chicago's New Lady Labor Slugger Reactivates Social Movement Unionism

Time to find another god...

Demographic tides may turn Texas purple or blue

German Press Reports on the election

My ten year old cousin gets it!

How Polling Firm PPP Won The Election With Its Hilarious And Infuriating Questions

Classified documents found on Broadwell's computer

After Obama Victory, Shrieking White-Hot Sphere Of Pure Rage Early GOP Front-Runner For 2016

It is time for a broad-based tax increase

Myth Romney: Sociopath or Psychopath?

Live in Pierce County? Check out the Pierce Progressive's pretty much gone:

Petraeus scandal timeline scrutinised as Congressional hearing looms

Was the Rove meltdown about Benghazi??????

UN 'may use torture evidence to impose sanctions on terror suspects'

Russia to help probe Yasser Arafat's death, Palestinian president says

Sportsmen’s Act of 2012 Up for Possible Vote in US Senate

Starbucks, Amazon and Google to face MPs over tax

GD Hosts Asleep @ The Wheel?

Let the Republican food fight begin

The Democrats better not cave on getting rid of the filibuster. The repukes are getting ready to

Was this Petraus scandal the one that was hinted at as an October surprise

Math wins huge upset over GOP - are Democrats paying attention?

China to Unveil Low-Cost Drone

Good Riddance Petraeus

Shameless Disaster Capitalism: How Companies Are Already Planning to Get Rich Off Superstorm Sandy

How Telecoms Sell Your Private Info to the Highest Bidder

Now the Work of Movements Begins

Did Petraeus mistress reveal new Benghazi details? (classified information?)

GOP’s Red America forced to rethink what it knows about the country

Asian-Americans make historic gains in Congress

Drone Propaganda Site Pops Up Just In Time For Obama's Second Term

Beckwatch: Glenn Is Buying Farmland

First liver cancer 'chemo-bath' in the UK

official: uganda to pass anti-gay bill this year

If Obama believed this pious nonsense... Fortunately the president knows foolishness when he sees it

Momentum builds for U.S. immigration reform plan

Senate leader McConnell a big loser on Election Day

So, maybe that Romney face tattoo wasn’t such a good idea …

SHOUT OUT TO ARIZONA DEMS: Are you contacting provisional ballot voters and getting them to return?

Are Arizona Dems working the ground and phones hard to get provisional voters back to verify?

Where is the right headed? to even more insanity at warp speed.

What is an "unpaid social liaison?"

Some parallels to Petraeus and "Seven Days in May"????

In 59 Philadelphia voting wards, Mitt Romney got zero votes

First World War: Same Protests of Futility, Folly Heard Today

Caption this photo

Officials Say F.B.I. Knew of Petraeus Affair in the Summer

The foiled Nigerian kidnap plot

NSIDC - Despite Rapid Regrowth, Arctic Sea Ice Still Far Below Previous Record Low For November

hey joe scarborough, blow me. so tired of your endless bullshit.

John Boehner Credits Lincoln Film For New Spirit of 'Cooperation'

Josh can't comprehend the GOP bubble - "Disturbing"

Grimm SVU, Grimm:Miami

Bales ignored 'We are children!' shouts, Afghan witnesses say

How to Build a Grassroots Power Base

Five Misconceptions about our Tattered Safety Net

From your lips to your pinhead followers' ears

Various and sundry charts on the religious vote in Election 2012

LOUISIANA: Voters approve pro-concealed carry Amendment to State Constitution.

I was just woken up to a loud argument in my neighborhood

Pundit Tears for Petraeus’s Fall

am i a conspiracy theorist or crazy?

SEM {scanning electron microscope} of a single red blood cell on the tip of a needle.

Why Occupy's Plan To Cancel Consumer Debts Is Brilliant

This Says it All: "The evolution of American conservatism"

The Simpsons Mocks Karl Rove - The Simpson takes on the Karl Rove freakout.

The Oregonian: Rigging election in Oregon called a "mishap" in editorial

Will the GOP attempt Impeachment Hearings Over Petraeus-Benghazi Issue?

Monday Toon Roundup 1- Yes, We Canned

Is this the end of the Murdoch/Fox - Republican Alliance?


Monday Toon Roundup 2- Give it up, Conservatives

November in Fargo!

The untold truth behind the GOP election meltdown

"We Take Care Of Our Own"

There must be a giant magnet in Florida that attracts a piece of whatever controversy is in

Construction worker dies in Sioux City

"You donated enough to Romney campaign to pay for 10 years of employee health care. Shame. Shame."

"What Romney Lost" Good piece in NY Review of Books by G. Wills

Monday Toon Roundup 3-The Rest

Welcome to the Amsterdam of the Rockies - A ski town weighs opening its doors to marijuana tourists.

Mika really needs to ditch her baby obsession when she

Romney & the number 47

New Study Finds High Unemployment among Hogwarts Graduates

Prez and First Lady Decked Out for NCAA Hoops

Veterans services aren't targeted for cuts

Bankers, Swindlers

Whoo Hoo Free Stuff ....

Teacher's Post-Election Facebook Post Launches Investigation #meltdown2012

Races in Arizona Still Hang in the Balance Democratic Candidates still can win

Romney's Hispanic chairman says candidate made mistakes

Patreaus & The So-Called Surge-"He convinced the entire DC establishment that we won the war"

Israel reports 'direct hits' on targets in Syria

Walker's Handling Of Healthcare Reform Is Just Sickening

Feast on this: The Five Stages of a Conservative's Grief

The Legacy of Barney

How long before Donald Trump says something really stupid about the Petraeus affair?

FOX Guarding Hen House

I find it really funny listening to all the RW know-it-alls proclaiming the problem as "branding"...

These CEOs who are "Going Galt" and threatening their own employees in the process.....

Meanwhile, in Switzerland..

Der Spiegel article about Germany's crush on Obama,

Who is running the GOP these days?

Could Economic Growth Kill Us?

David Petraeus Affair: Adultery Punishable in the Military

Democrats are white, black, Latino..Republicans are just white

Politico: The GOP's media cocoon

We Just Had a Class War - And one side won. - By Jonathan Chait

Lost to History: Missing War Records Complicate Benefit Claims by Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans

America’s Coming Out Election: How Gay Issues Became Mainstream

Bob Woodward recently said that someone knocked on his door with some info...

A Charter for the 99 Percent

I made my mom cry and I couldn't be happier!

Job creation tie tax rate to unemployment number

Rasmussen Explains What Went Wrong

Wisconsin: State asks hunters to get pot fields in their sights

I'm going to thank every day that we won.

FDR's Vice President 1941 thru 1945 defined liberal well.

Grover Norquist: Romney A ‘Poopy Head’

How Supreme Court conservatives could support gay marriage: A modest proposal

An Open Letter FB. RIP America

Companies downsizing because of Obamacare hurt themselves and help the competition

KRUGMAN: We aren’t the “center-right” country of (The News Media/GOP) fantasy

So, this is the best that that "great" intellect Michael Barone can come up with? Pathetic

What happens when you alert on a DU mail message?

The Rise and Fall of the American Linguistic Empire

has anyone copiled a list of companies that terminated or laid off employees

Romney was right Trickle down government doesn't work!

KRUGMAN Warns Us Again: It Was Never About Deficit-It's About Using Deficit FEAR To Shred Safety Net

Really looking forward an insiders book on R's failed campaign


'Groundwater inundation' doubles previous predictions of flooding with future sea level rise

"Sanity NOT Hannity"

NLRB has become significantly more aggressive and powerful under the Obama Administration

Single women spoke out loud and clear in this election!

Grover Norquist: Obama Won Because He Called Romney A 'Poopy Head'

Patraeus Affair: So far everyone is Republican

Sand covers Route 1; IR bridge declared sound


I knew I had heard the name of Paula Broadwell somewhere else before all this stuff came out.

Before and After Superstorm Sandy- USGS Releases Amazing pics.

Tom Tomorrow: Their Own Reality

Women's Media Center

Notes on the Decline of a Great Nation

Hillary's Next Move?

Paula Broadwell 'leaked secret details of Benghazi probe during speech'

The Petreaus Resignation: How Is Fox Covering This Story Now?.....

Hideously racist LTTE in my paper, and some heartwarming backlash against it:

Guess where Broadwell lives?

Unattributed story sent by a lawyer friend in TX. I so want it to be true

What It Implies If an Extramarital Affair Threatens National Security

Today in Peace and Justice history on November 12, 1989

Today in Peace and Justice history on November 12, 1989

Brinkmanship over Iran Tensions

Final analysis: If you run for Pres. don't act like your opponent is The American People

Today is Veterans Day, where is the Jobs for Vets bill.

Do you think there is any chance that a liberal cable news network will emerge?

Will the Republicans get it right 2014 or 2016? What do you think?

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

Starbucks and Costco provider healthcare even to PT employees

Ironic Headline of 2016: 'Grover Norquist drowns in bathtub.'

Beltway villager Halperin rubs salt in GOP wounds, shows how they are screwed

Has there ever been a TV show that was a comedy and dealt with a lawyer(s)?

Don't Ask --Don't Tell---applies to Generals?

Sam Seder on Bill O'Reilly's bemoaning the death of the "White Establishment"

I Wouldn't Have Believed Things Like This Do Happen...Until I Witnessed It Myself.

Odd wifi behavior

NEWTIE: “The president won an extraordinary victory"

From Fairbanks to Waziristan

Prediction: Petraeus conspired with GOP on Benghazi to undermine Obama for Election

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

Day 6

Peak oil review - Nov 12

HaHAH!1 Peter O'TOOLE named Omar SHARIF "Fred"!1

Peak oil review - Nov 12

Benghazi smackdown. Thank you Mrs. Murray.

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

What's up with the Fox news banner on Huffpost

(cleric) Abu Qatada wins appeal against deportation

Grover Norquist: Obama Won By Convincing Voters Romney Was a "Poopy Head." Seriously.

Controversial Former Progress Energy CEO Appointed to Head TVA

"Pappa John" should change his name to "Baby John"

If we watch closely we'll see the exposing (and hopefully, unraveling) of the Pentagon propagandists

A Moral Highground on Drone attacks?

Newt Dumbfounded

Can Broadwell be charged with adultery under the UCMJ? I believe she's active reserves

Food establishments should have to post a warning sign

Popular physics theory (supersymmetry) running out of hiding places

YEAH! Build that wall!

Citizens in 15 states file petitions to secede from United States

(R)asmussen: Obama job approval at highest levels since July 2009

Transit as a city's bloodstream: the video

How Bill Kristol could split the GOP in two

FYI:Schumer Announces New Website, Facebook Page for 2013 Presidential Inauguration Ceremonies

A holiday evening with your family? Screw that......GO SHOPPING !!!!

Gotta hand it to David Frum: He's one shrewd businessman!

"Sex under a desk" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "sex under a desk".

America’s not falling off a fiscal cliff

Middle Eastern Snakes Exceed Ladders For The US

Scarborough claims the conservative media AND pollsters lied!

Stop The War Coalition to stage protest as Tony Blair gives speech at top university

The Seven Best Reality TV Shows Mitt Romney Could Make

Splat...goes Akin. (Cole cartoon)

Baptist Pastor: Obama Is NOT The Antichrist-The Antichrist is going to have much higher poll numbers

Valve's Gabe Newell confirms work on new game engine, still won't answer your Half-Life 3 queries

Has the US population declined in the last four years?

Rush Limbaugh Revealed To Be 30-Year Long Andy Kaufman Prank

Lest we forget!

President Obama: the nation's greatest teacher

The Donald

We really don't know who voted or why... but that won't stop the fine-tooth analysis

Giant Pandas - climate change casualties?

Getting the Actual News

"Okay, sign this or we will electorally stomp your head until your ears bleed and throw . . . . .

Texas' New Senator Is Absolutely Terrified About His State Going Blue

Poverty is the Dirty Word No One Wants to Utter in Polite Company (and cutting the safety net is not

Rachel had it Right, now DU is getting it wrong.

PMO: Netanyahu Wants To Prepare International Public Opinion For Gaza Operation

Bernie Sanders: "Mr. Boehner has got to understand-THEY LOST"

GOP Rank and File May Block Leaders’ Plans to Win Latinos With Reform

Men Who Lay With Boys Aren't Quite Credible on the Gay Marriage Issue

Abbas Tells Obama He'll Seek Palestinian UN Upgrade, Defying U.S.

Veterans Day and a caution against the cult of the military

Renewables to Rival Coal for Power Generation in 2035

Sweet Potato Cottage Pie - Killer!

Petraeus misstress may have revealed classified information on real reason for Benghazi attack

Huntsman: We need more heroes.

Papa John's FB page...leave a message about their refusal to provide healthcare for workers...

The Republicans’ Fallacy About Latino Voters and What Motivates Them

Why did the FBI go to Cantor?

Cute article on Jennifer Lawrence.

Still Waiting for the Great Pumpkin - (Spoofing Fox "News")

They were not lied too

Okay... so the RW demanded the right to set up their own state HC exchanges

So on being presented with a warm turd, Cantor duly ran to teacher and the beans got spilled.

Time to play the wild card

Deficit cutters look to Pentagon budget

Why Kristol wants to soak the rich

Allen West still won’t concede

Religious right to target Starbucks in Middle East over gay marriage (bizarre)

Remember when bagels were tough and chewy??

Renewable energy to become world's second-largest power generation source by 2015, says IEA

Vibes for Laz's father -

10 cameos that lit up the US election campaign


How many ribs did she have to remove to pull off the real life Barbie?

Hail the Forum!

30yr minimum sentence for raping young boys. 80yrs for growing pot

GOP WET DREAM: What the election map would have looked like if only white men could vote

Paula Broadwell: My goal was to become National Security Advisor

Pussy Prophets & Nuns on Buses: Will Feminist Politics Get More Holy & Foolish?

Something I don't understand about the latest GOP conspiracy.

Not sure why the ups and downs (NOT a rant).

Did DU just burp for everyone?

GOP might never again hold power in California

It would be an ENORMOUS MISTAKE to back off on CITIZENS UNITED

Is There a Political Plan B for the Bishops? - From Jesuit Priest and Georgetown Professor

Leaked deal memo for last year’s Grand Bargain: “Obama willing to go quite far”

Maryland Question 6 Advocates' Alliance With 2 Baptist Pastors Helped Build Broad Support

DU Jury proclaims: Neoconfederate, pro-slavery propaganda okay at DU (Politics 2012 forum)!

President Obama Finally Shows Donald Trump His College Transcripts

If she is into you because you know a lot of secrets...

It would be an ENORMOUS MISTAKE to back off on CITIZENS UNITED

The 2012 Name It. Change It. Awards For Most Sexist Media Coverage

WORT-FM Community Radio has two job openings!

Was just reading an article quoting Ted Cruz,

Pic Of The Moment: I Guess Raising Taxes On The Rich Isn't The End Of The World After All

I honestly don't think Republicans grasp how out of touch they are with the under 30 crowd

Out of deep respect for Grover Norquist, we shall call them Teh Repoops.

The Giant Panda in the Coal Mine

Girl Who Silenced the UN For 5 Minutes

Lillian Aubert, Jane Arminda Delano

Do you think that this sad?

Labor Notes: Nothing Grand About A Grand Bargain (aka No swaps)

Mike Thompson toon targets Ted Nugent

it's time to ratify global women's rights treaty (CEDAW)

it's time to ratify global women's rights treaty (CEDAW)

Cost-Cutting Baby Boomers Blunt Stimulus Effects of Fed Easing

Mistress Revealed CIA Ops as Petraeus’ Mouthpiece

Swedish Army/Marines Commercial - Recruitment Video

Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's election night trophy room

The Tea Party's party

Dear Mr. President

U.S. Regional Clashes Behind Obama Versus Romney

Trouble adjusting? Me, too. So.....POLLS!!!11

"Post Election Chit-Chat" from Jen Sorensen's "Slowpoke"

We should have kept it Armistice Day

Unlike the media and his supporters, I always knew that Romney was going to lose

Coal is becoming obsolete.

My Ten Favorite Kinds of Right-Wing Temper Tantrums

Venice 'high water' floods 70% of city

I Was Punked By Petraeus

Student Wears 'Joker' Mask To Movie Theater, Causes Movie-Goers To Flee In Fear

Nearly 400,000 People Call On Macy’s To Dump Donald Trump

Police seek motive of man who shot at officers inside Southfield Police Department

"How do you ask a man to be the last man to die for numerology?"

Ron Kessler: There are three coverups going on here

What are "Biblical Values"?

Anyone else remember the beating Moveon dot org took over its "Betrayus" ad?

Ying and Yang...damned fools.

Obama's Pen vs Norquist Romney Quote

U.S. to Overtake Saudi Arabia as Top Oil Producer, Agency Forecasts

Well, well, well, Paula Broadwell is well-connected with... David Gergen

The Sins Of General David Petraeus

So, my tree company tells me they are serving god by trimming my trees. So my first

Busting Allen West- a Political Diary, 2012.

For Obama Campaign, TV Shows Were the "Tell"

Something about takers and $1T in debt owed by them on NPR

Hey conservatives, still want to talk about stimulating the economy & Job creation?

Amsterdam Shops Selling Marijuana to Stay Open

Cenk On 2012 Election Results

My daughter has been wearing the same clothes for two years...

Pressure for ballot reform growing in Michigan - Plans would ban paid petition circulators, boost tr

Pretty Cool: Seeing Body Diversity Makes Us More Comfortable With Diverse Bodies

EU freezes airlines carbon emissions law

Letting the Bush Tax Cuts expire is not Near Enough!

Feinstein says Petraeus went to Libya and his trip report has disappeared - UPDATE

REPORT: John McAfee, The Antivirus Software Inventor, Is Wanted For Murder

We just has a class war. And one side won.

I used to think World War I was a tragic misunderstanding

Starbucks, Amazon and Google to face UK lawmakers over tax

US predicted to be world's largest oil producer by 2017

History of Veterans Day

The Republican Party is united by hatred

The War on Women:

Just got an American Pit Bull Terrier (Lola Faye) as a companion for my lab/shepherd mix (Bear).

Was the Libyan Ambassador targeted??

UK man arrested for posting burning poppy picture on Facebook

A Food Desert in Paradise: Solving Hawaii’s Fresh Vegetable Problem

From Mad Magazine

TN stripped local district of 3.4 million for refusing charter school that asked $1,200 of parents.

"Complimentary Goodie Bags" - Derf's latest

How Hot Dogs Are Made

Bill Maher quote

Green bean casserole. Love it or hate it? Vote with a smiley.

The Ed Show gets a new blogger

No Compromising by DU'ers!

The Least Surprising Outcome

Why do so many clothes have spandex in them now? At least women's clothes do.

Bill Clinton - Arithmetic for Republicans

Bisexual Candidate Kyrsten Sinema Inches Closer to Victory in Ariz. UPDATE, SHE WINS!

Nearly 400,000 People Call On Macy’s To Dump Donald Trump

GOP’s Red America forced to rethink what it knows about the country

The Clowns drown out shouts of white power with white flour and wife power

Norquist: Letting the Payroll Tax cut expire is NOT a tax hike. Letting the Bush Tax Cut expire IS.

Owner: Furnace may be behind deadly Indiana blast

What Did Cantor Know, and When Did He Know It ????

Petraeus, Rove, and Paula Broadwell: I Smell A Rat

Papantonio: GOP Won’t Abandon Voter Suppression Tactics

Which is the most powerful place in America?

Is Season 3 of 'The Killing' still alive...hope so. Article from 11/11/12

A better pledge than Grover Norquist's.

Wes Anderson's "Star Wars: Episode VII" Audition Tape

Um... So, maybe that Romney face tattoo wasn't such a good idea?

AP Calls Arizona 9th Congressional Race For Democrat Sinema

'If it's legitimate stupidity, democracy has a way to shut that whole thing down.'

The Republicans' Electoral Map Problem

We Just Had a Class War - And one side won.

Did anyone listen to On-Point this morning?

Christians have to step up

Prediction: It will be years from now before we know why Petraeus resigned....

Does Facebook Hate All Women—or just Feminists?

Happy Veterans Day (humor)

Just curious: How did Bill Clinton earn the "Elvis" description?

Comrades, Obama promised us

NBCPolitics: Republicans Got Crushed on The Issues, Too

So, Holder knew about Petraeus in "late summer" eh?

U.S. to overtake Saudi as top oil producer: IEA

How Many Republican Congressmen from Blue Districts? Can we co-opt them for our agenda?

Lengthy, but good essay I found.

Millionare - tax me more (video)

Republican Congressman Implies Jobless Americans Are Simply Too Lazy To Find Work

The RW Tinfoil crowd is gonna love this one!

First Fatality Recorded on Nation's Fastest Highway (Who is shocked?)

FirstRead: Republicans Got Crushed on the Issues Too

Boy Scouts of America No Longer Eligible for Grant Funding from The UPS Foundation

AP Calls Arizona 9th Congressional for Dem Sinema - Becomes 1st openly bisexual member of Congress

If You Were Stuck In Traffic Behind Me Yesterday ...

Need a damn good laugh ? Read the Rude Pundit"s 11/12

Petraeus for President ---- website

Want a laugh? Rove claims Obama suppressed votes!

What main dish couples well with castor beans?

American Tears & America's White Table

Damn you FlVegan...

I enjoy the new "DU rec" button. It saves me from having to reply with a

EPIC FAIL: Man had Romney Ryan logo tatooed on his face

"It is easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled." Mark Twain

Notice that Social Conservatism is being discredited?

Texas Megachurch Pastor Jeffress: The Antichrist is coming and he'll have higher poll #'s than Obama

Spain Confronts Suicides as Newly Homeless Jump From Balconies

PEOPLE have the Power--Patti Smith's vision seems to be happening

Making Educational Video Games as fun/ addicting as ordinary video games

We Just Had a Class War --And one side won.

How long before some right winger demands that Obama be impeached because of Petraeus?

Janeane Garofalo as Katherine Harris, with pre-election analysis

Paul Krugman says: "Stand your ground, Mr. President"

Michael Vick has "significant" concussion

A lovely quote from the book "Life Lessons" by Kaje Harper

I'm seriously beginning to worry about Nucky Thompson

You gotta love this toon...

A map of the future

Why did Paula Broadwell think the CIA had taken prisoners in Benghazi?

There is no such thing as an unwounded soldier

Democrat Kyrsten Sinema beats GOP’s Vernon Parker in Arizona’s 9th Congressional District

Are there non-GMO/organic alternatives to canola oil and vegetable oil?

Can someone PIN a link to the main Occupy page?????

Captured Colombian neo-paramilitary leader 'fears for his life' .

Mo. Governor, Barge Industry Urge Action on Rivers.

CIA denies it detained militants in Benghazi.

Barring something horrible happening in the next 7 weeks I will end the year with $0.00 spent

I must have watched the wrong election

Rush plays "Here Comes Barrack-O-Claus" song

GOP Is Ready to Throw Millionaires to the Tax Wolves

I'm sorry, Democrats are just horrible at framing issues.

A thread for updates about the vote count in the Arizona Senate Race

House leader heard of Petraeus affair Oct. 27

Was this election stolen by massive Democrat vote fraud?

Of course Bart's trouble isn't the first time: The Simpsons have used Fox News as a Punching Bag

Sometimes, you just need to look at a pretty picture and chill out!

Rental Search, Caused by Storm, Is Complicated by Pet Chickens.

Pride: It's a Global Thing

FOX News Simplified.

Secession petitions filed in 20 states

My heart hurts from teh gullible of my Indianapolis FB friends...

Clowns Attack KKK Rally in Charlotte, NC with Humor


LOL!!! Fox News story: Legalized Pot: Smoke it or Eat it?

PUSHBACK. The new reality game for Dems! Building on what we gained:

CIA competence may be the ultimate tinfoil

It was 65 degrees yesterday...

How Many Times Did You Vote For President Obama in the 2012 General?

Labor chief Trumka: “We won’t be taken for granted” (Repubs Get On Board Or On Path To Oblivion)

No, the unemployed are not incentivized to not find work, they're disincentivized to find work

Sanders to Boehner: Let the American People Prevail

Labor chief Richard Trumka: “We won’t be taken for granted”

Gerrymandered Boehner has no real authority ...

The US Revolt Against the Revolting: Election 2012, SATIRE style. Absurdity Today, November 12, 2012

PERFECT response to Papa John

Frank Rich: Petraeus Affair Just Gets Stranger

I don't know if this went through or not....

Citizens in 15 states file petitions to secede from United States - Spokane Conservative | Examiner.

McCaskilling the GOP in 2014

Squatch Watch on MSNBC

Remember Larry Klayhead...I mean Klayman?

Before everyone jumps on the bandwagon to let the confederate states secede . . .

BREAKING: We're Prepared to Strike, Please Support (Walmart warehouse)

Why Washington’s “Fiscal Cliff” is a Myth

NFL: Houston opens as 16-point home favorites vs Jacksonville, Week 11

Love this Toon- Forward!

How many of those in the GOP'ers talk about takers and never once served our country...

Nancy Pelosi Suggests Wednesday Announcement

On "political correctness"..

The current John Galt fad -- total f**cking scam...

Question about Rolling Jubilee

Ted Cruz: Texas could be Democratic soon

My response to WaPo's "GOP’s Red America forced to rethink what it knows about the country"

It's official -- I DO love Linux Mint!

How much of a demon are you in the eyes of the right?

Please tell me how to reply to the ultimate freeper

Report: Menendez faces ethics complaint

Ok, You Probably know that our President is pretty good with Babies.. but WOW! This Facebook Post!!!

Mike Malloy - Who knew David Petreaus was such a player?

Petraeus shocked at girlfriend's emails to friend

Karl Rove's New Job...

ARIZONA: Ron Barber Now Leads Martha McSally; Kyrsten Sinema Widens Gap Against Vernon Parker

Deb Perelman, of Smitten Kitchen fame...

On the internet you can be anything you want

U.S. Fears Hezbollah Operative Held in Iraq May Go Free

One way to deal with the religious freeperverse

One week ago today...

FSA examines whistleblower's claims of 'Libor-like' manipulation in gas prices

The Rude Pundit - In Brief: Note to Red State America: It Gets Better

Zimbabwe regime accused of stealing $2bn in diamonds

Is the death of newspapers the end of good citizenship? (CS Monitor)

City contracts, the Rahmbo Way

Why is it

The Emerging Pro-Choice Majority

Secession petitions filed in 20 states

You guys have to check out the Amazon reviews for "All In"!

A different take on Food Stamps.

Seen taped to the taphead in my local pub, one week later...

Worst Nonsense from last week: Continued GOP effort to politicize Benghazi

Idiocracy is here: Secession petitions filed in 20 states

A silent majority thread-R.I.P. Karl ROVE!

Kyrsten Sinema Becomes First Openly Bisexual Member of Congress

Tommy (the man who sold the world) Thompson: R. I. P...

Petraeus told biographer to stop harassing family friend, officials say

Any guesses which awesome feminist foremother was born on this day in 1815?

Will Obama nominate 2 more women to the Supreme Court?

Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Talks Girly Careers on Sesame Street

Veteran's Day Reminds America To Act

Could this be the missing link? The world's first Teabagger?

Boehner 'chastens' his caucus, his caucus demands no compromise

UPS Halts Boy Scouts Donations Over Anti-Gay Policy

General Petreaus

What is the difference between pot, weed, marijuana, and kush??

"Paula Broadwell Access To Classified Information Raises Questions"

Let Gays Marry... Or We'll Marry Your Girlfriends

Whew! A message from a white man to GOP strategist of the future

Petition to tell the Bishops to back off the gay marriage thing.

Why the Grand Bargain Is One-Sided and Totally Unfair

Remember the Guy with the Romney Tattoo?

David Gergen-- "great men have affairs" ---Fuck you David!

Canada Offers Free Land to US Right-Wingers Who Want to Emigrate

Sam Seder: How the Establishment Wants to Destroy Social Security

Papantonio: Obama – Reward Your Base and Prosper

Sam Wang's gift for understatement: "I am developing doubts about their analytical neutrality."

Arizona still counting and now more embarrassing than Florida

Carmona Camp: We Haven’t Given Up On The Senate Race

Who has seen Les Miserables?

I think some SuperPAC money will be used more effectively squashing loony candidates in primaries.

Joe Sestak for PA. Governor in 2014 (A Column)

Green bean casserole? yoga positions? How about weird, weird videos......

TYT: The Fiscal Cliff and Obama's Grand Bargain

This U of California video about fructose is a must see. Fructose is a liver toxin.

John Boehner Really Doesn’t Get It or “Why We Need To Jump Off The Fiscal Cliff”

800 Votes Disappear After 'Partial Recount' on Faulty Tabulation Systems in FL-18 U.S. House Race

DOJ Stays Mum On Arizona Ballot Counting

Well, that would explain something which has been bothering the country for weeks now...

Iraqi Kurdistan, "The other Iraq"

Elmo Voice Actor Exits Sesame Street Over Allegations of Underage Sex with Teen Boy


Meanwhile, in the "maybe you had to be there" category...

After the election, a new push on Syria

Abraham Lincoln's Faith, 'Battle With God,' Explored In New Book

Old belts can be linked to make bigger belts and straps and things to bind with. nt

Grover Norquist: Obama 'Has Never Sat Down And Civilly Talked To People Who Don't Agree With Him'

The church should stop trying to pray the gay away

Hydrogen peroxide & baking soda does pretty good on carpet stains. Make a paste.

Chicago Tribune: Marriage is unstoppable (Equality at the polls)

Ohioans’ food stamp aid to be reduced; Benefit to fall $50 a month starting in January

Non-GOP candidates furious over being excluded from Montana weekly newspapers' coverage

Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash accused of underage relationship, taking leave from ‘Sesame Street’

Any estimate of the overall popular vote break on the U.S. House races?

Fareed Zakaria turns "left"...

Making instant food more satisfying: Instant breakfasts, slimfast drinks, and such benefit from

Restaurant chain experiments with more part-time work to avoid Obamacare costs

‘The Simpsons’ mocks Karl Rove

Look who is standing in line to vote...

The Cheese Board Pizza: My Answer To Papa John's. Time for our own CHICK-FIL-A moment!

Democrats lead in five uncalled House races

Did Morning Joke ever apologize to Nate Silver??

The Conspiracy to Commit Legislative Constipation - Vanity Fair

2012 Elections in Poker terms ........ A winning hand would be .......

(Hilarious) Not all things are considered pre-existing conditions under Obamacare.

Wondering if my OP was sensored?

ANOTHER progressive station (Seattle 1090) flipping to sports in Jan. 2013?

Report: Holly Petraeus ‘furious’

Georgia Immigration Law (courtesy of ALEC) Trips Up Doctors And Nurses

The Devastating Ad

77% 0f the mentally ill live in poverty...

There is no doubt about it!!!

Election blurring of church, state separation draws complaints

Grover Norquist won the election, not Obama. Please come CAPTION!!!

Obama Plans to Hit Road With Oh-So-Popular Message of Cutting Social Security and Medicare

Romney Sings Concession!!

Dinner is served!

from our local paper that endorsed romney....'Federal jobless benefits about to end '

Letter to a future Republican strategist regarding white people

Clowns protest White Supremacists in NC

Satellite Imagery Shows Nkorea Missile Activity

Port St Lucie FL Election results

The National Debt & Fiscal Responsibility

I know this has probably been covered, but WTH is wrong with Grover Norquist?

National Enquirer article big on Twitter: Cher and the Married TV Nerd (Chris Hayes)

small dogs

One bedroom apartment available near Dayton, Ohio.

Mistress Broadwell has lawyered up (WaPo)

Contact information for the mucketies at Darden Restaurants.

Woman allegedly runs over husband for not voting

Oh, for goodness sake...just show us the cum-stained dress and get on with the impeachment!

Mistress Broadwell spoke publicly about Petraeus and Benghazi (Video)

Ronald Reagan: 'Social Security has nothing to do with the deficit.'

Harper among least trusted leaders, poll shows

"RINOS" fight back, use uncomplimentary term 4 rightwing media: "conservative entertainment complex"

Using s/o's religious beliefs to comfort them when they're grieving.

Fighting Voter Suppression in Maricopa County

Say no more.

UPS ends grants to Boy Scouts over discrimination

John Sununu--sings "I'm Leaving, On a Jet Plane"

Do you keep secrets from yourself?

There are a lot of threads that I don't have an interest in,

We Just Had a Class War

This is getting ridiculous...

What's Left To Cut? 'Greece sacrifice on Euro altar'

What do you want?

Petreaus Allowed Right Wing Think Tanks to Set Up Shop at his Afghan Headquarters

Mike Malloy - Obama Wins: The End Of The Race

Mike Malloy - Obama Wins: Fox News Meltdown

Romney Had No Votes in Many Urban Precincts

Where will the right-wing fanatics go?

We have work to do!

Does this make you


NYC Con Edison Power Station Explosions during Hurricane Sandy

Everytime there is a sex scandel, it's funny to watch the reporters and imanage which ones

Papa John: taker and moocher

I hate to be a wet blanket, but....

Remember The Asian Woodcarver?

100,000 protest against nuclear power in central Tokyo

facebook removes breastfeeding pics. removes breastless cancer survivor pics. rape videos are ok.