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Archives: January 23, 2012

Eastman Kodak Silver Scandal?

Pony-tailed monsters.....

So Paterno is dead and that PSU editor of the school paper was basically forced to

Croatia EU referendum: Voters back membership

A Sauce Worth Slaving Over

They're going to find little pieces of Billy Cundiff all over Baltimore tomorrow morning.

Stamp prices go up as postal labor talks reach an impasse

Notice The Difference?

Fact Check: Gingrich’s Obama Food Stamp Claim Was False

Fact Check: Gingrich’s Obama Food Stamp Claim Was False

Fact Check: Gingrich’s Obama Food Stamp Claim Was False

Fact Check: Gingrich’s Obama Food Stamp Claim Was False

Perpetrators of Crimes Against Peace (as defined at the Nuremberg Trials)

With U.S. troops barely gone, Iraq's government is breaking apart

A cautionary tale

LOL, juror thinks I should be banned because I sent an alert (re: Coulter=man reference)

Have you got a good garden plan?

More Evidence Santorum Has a Mole on Staff.

Mitt Romney Says He Won’t Release More Than Two Years Of Tax Returns Because of ‘The Internet’

Can you hear it?

Discuss intelligently

British Jews cancel meeting with Abbas in wake of pressure from Netanyahu

!!!Audience at Gingrich SC Speech: "String (Obama) up!!!"

I have to go now. Y'all behave.

A huge map of American English Dialects

Assassinate Obama if he won’t attack Iran for Israel, Jewish monthly suggests -Globe and Mail

Here is the video of a Gingrich supporter shouting "string him up" (Obama)

I'll bet Newt was really pissed off to lose so much of the cable news spotlight to JoPa today


I'm rewatching "Rome" on DVD...for about the 6th time...

West urged to accept rising Islamist political power in Arab world

Westboro to protest Paterno funeral...

Mitt Romney tells 'interrupters' at rally to 'take a hike'

SC AG detects voter fraud during primaries

A Pipeline of Oil Dollars Flowing to Members of Congress Pushing Keystone XL Decision

Pagan Principles of Moral Thought and Action

Mitt at sunny Ormond Beach: Gingrich is 'a failed leader', 'a fraud', 'a disgrace'

Maureen Dowd's readers don't like her anti-Obama column written on Friday

2nd DRAFT FOR COMMENT: Supplemental Statement for the Pets Group

What's worse than getting a horses ass shoved in your face?

There are things more important than getting Snooki.

Yes, this is tech support

953 Dead People Voted in SC

It Gets Better: The Bagram Edition

It Gets Better: The Bagram Edition

What to do with lobster...

Florida Republicans' Plan to Block Out the Sunshine

I have been disappointed in Obama many times......

Arab League turns to UN for support on Syria

I can't keep up with my dog.

Celebrity tags for deer hunts annoy hunters on waiting list

I just got this:You shouldn't be seeing this, but if you are, please report it in the Help & Meta-di

Romney pressing reset after SC loss-will release his tax returns this week

If the GOP fight goes to a brokered convention and Mitch Daniels gets it, are we in trouble?

I dont normally do this but I have to give a serious shout-out to Stephen Colbert.

I have found an entire online version of Ovid's Metamorphoses

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 23 January 2012

Is there a cure for that Pompous Bombastic thingy?

Rented a movie last night called "Courageous". Was a christan movie about policing, and connecting

The art of Paul Kuczynski

Why does the GOP want someone who can "show Obama up"?

What did you make for dinner. We had a store bought roast chicken, new potatoes & chives, and

Why would I ever want to listen to the KARDASHIANS - bye!1 n/t

If Bill Gates asked you for suggestions of what problem should be tackled next with his billions,

This is what happens when Ford posts a few job openings in Chicago.

Ron Paul’s “South Was Right” Civil War Speech With Confederate Flag

90 whales stranded at Farewell Spit

Speaker John Boehner Would Personally Profit From Keystone Pipeline

Conservative comments on Giffords's stepping down (Warning: may endanger your faith in humanity)

Here's a scene from a funny movie I love to watch every once in a while.

Photo of the month (unfortunately)...

Forbes breaks the news to its pro-biz readership: climate change is real, and it's caused by humans.

Croatia Says 'Yes' to EU Membership

Newt Gingrich.... Correct me if Im wrong

Israeli settlers reject Netanyahu's request to evacuate from largest outpost in West Bank

Why won't Mitt attack Gingich's Tiffany line of credit?

Come on Giants !!!!

Great minds think alike: what ideas have you had only to see somebody else come

Scarborough re Newt: "He's not a conservative, he's an opportunist"

Crosspost with Lounge: Skinner can we start a "good ideas" group?

President Obama's Statement On The Resignation Of Gabrielle Giffords

School's committee approves use of Toni Morrison's Pulitzer winning "Beloved" for AP Lit classes

Holy cow - Thousands of bahraini protesters 22-02-2011

For Gay Republican Taylor Garrett, Willful Ignorance Is Bliss

An Open Letter to Newt Gingrich From the Pastors of Poor Children

An open (desparate) letter to Republican leaders...(begging for salvation from Newt)

Debbie Wasserman-Shultz is hammering Romney on his record. She's just nailing him on CNN with Don

MO Considers Changes To School Teacher Tenure

Under Orders, Seattle's Catholic Churches Instruct Parishioners to Lobby Against Marriage Equality

Mr. Gingrich, a Question about Marriage...

I suspect this belongs here. Life on Venus!

Kitty's back sddenly hurts

Iran puts US and Israel on 'collision course'

That's it! I am going to Los Vegas!

Pot-based prescription drug looks for FDA OK (first pharmaceutical developed from raw marijuana)

"Forks Over Knives"

An Open Letter to Newt Gingrich From the Pastors of Poor Children

The Coming Tsunami of Slime (thanks to Citizens United and super-PACs)

Giants/Patriots Super Bowl, who wins

Democracy, American Style

Newt Gingrich: 'Down With The Establishment'

Class vs Ass...

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Presents Awards for Corporate Excellence

Forbes: Gingrich Used Payroll Tax Ploy Often Attacked By IRS (avoided paying part of Medicare tax)

C.U.M.: not a joke...

I'll admit it.

Does anyone else really like A Person of Interest on CBS....

Downton Abbey: Sh*t the Dowager Countess Says (video)

So I'd make the Giants 3 1/2 point favorites for the Super Bowl. How 'bout you? n/m

I so BADLY want to say "HA HA"...but I won't

Well, I hope the commercials are good. This SB is going to SUCK AND so is Madonna's 1/2 time show

How do we LOSE in 2012?

"Particularly Dangerous" Tornado Outbreak Underway -- Liveblog Updated 13x

I need some advice....

An interesting UK look at the GOP candidates.

How do we WIN in 2012?

I'm not a fan of "This message was self-deleted by its author"

As a child, MiddleFingerMom took soccer a little too seriously...

March on parliament if Nato supply restored

LOL - Rightbloggers Explain How Newt's Big Win Can Help Someone Other Than Newt Become President

A heart warming photo and some words about our President. A nice reminder.

proposed sop

1.9 Million new private sector jobs, job losses in govt (-280,000)

Dick, Dick, Dick, Dick

For anyone interested, Ann Coulter is officially persona non grata in FReeperville.

"Particularly Dangerous" Tornado Outbreak Underway -- Liveblog Updated 13x

It's about damn time

Anonymous briefly deletes from the Internet

Lynn Sweet, Chicago Sun-Times: Historian Newt Gingrich needs a lesson about Saul Alinsky

News station reports on trial using puppet reenactment

I have to say it.

Once you complete your probation

Do PACs get charged credit card fees when I donate?

Why Apple Makes iPhones In China And Why The US Is Screwed

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, January 24th: Spy Comedies

Correlation between Super bowl champion's conference and winner of the presidential election

Davos elites to seek reforms of 'outdated' capitalism

Newt "Family Values" Pic Going Around... spot on!

In the news about Robo-signing lawsuits.

Is 'Ender's Game' finally going to hit the silver screen?

SOPA, its upcoming sequels, and Ken Russell's "The Devils" (SPOILER ALERT)

InsiderAdvantage poll of likely Republican voters shows Gingrich leading Romney by 8 points in FLA

Why do Republicans get the "common sense" credit on foreign policy?

So how did Cain do in South Carolina?

My only concern about this primary process...

Both China and India are Amazing Stories of Poverty Reduction... We Should Stop Demonizing Them

Your Wages Will Be Cut In Half!

Resource list.

Tomorrow night's GOP debate is back on the NBC network broadcast...

(San Francisco) Plazas and parklets the latest battleground in homeless war

Rick Santorum Wants His Supporters To C.U.M.

Megaupload founder seeks bail in New Zealand court

Me: 1, Freeper Relative: 0. W00t!

Obama’s State of the Union is crucial balancing act

Jason Altmire called our home tonight

Watch Foster Brooks roast Hubert Humphrey from 1973

Barney Frank re: Newt: “He would be the best thing to happen to Democrats since Barry Goldwater ..."

Tips on teaching a kindergartner to spell?

Moyers & Company: On Crony Capitalism

If we have figured out billions of years of cosmic evolution in a few decades...

"The Invention of the Heterosexual"

Pic Of The Moment: Mitt On Newt: We Need A Leader, Not A "Talk Show Host"

A different idea about military service:

FileSonic has disabled file sharing in wake of Megaupload takedown (Sign of things to come?)

Senators return to D.C. from their 'recess' Monday and will be doing 'some' work in The Senate

In Guatemala, Former Dictator Is Told to Appear in Court

EU Iran sanctions: Nations poised to ban Iran oil imports (BBC)

Gay teen leads fight for change amid T-shirt dispute (good read)

The word "sustainable" is unsustainable

Kelly to Bucs rumor goin' around

I wonder if Romney will stick to his basic speech about being a strong capitalist. That is how

There is a certain craziness with Minnesotans that I absolutely love

Mobile log out confirmation

Stop the Georgia Republicans

So.. whats happening with CD-1?

Colleagues comment on Giffords' resignation

Tennessee Tea Party wants to whitewash slave-holding reality of the Founders

AZ: Special election will give all sides plenty of work

Arctic Canada caught on 1919 silent film (BBC)

NYT: Some Chinese Aggrieved Find Inspiration in Rebel Village

In quest to grow, Catholic hospital system pares religious ties

Making a shelf

NPR and PBS Anti-Iranian Propaganda

Obama Paying Bush II Interest Costs Neutralizes Deficit as Election Weapon

Gingrich win puts TN in play to decide Republican nomination

SOPA/PIPA down but, ACTA is international and a threat to the world's internet freedom.

Japan elects youngest woman mayor

Does Romney deny busing young people in to his rallies?

Rick Santorum gets glitter bombed

Sunday: A murder-kidnapping in ex-Gov. Mike Huckabee's family

AP IMPACT: Meth fills hospitals with burn patients

Treblinka: Revealing the hidden graves of the Holocaust

"But to avoid being labeled a 'tool of the foundation,' the document said the group should .......

Jim Harbaugh is the biggest whiniest douchebag in NFL history.

Syria Rejects Arab League Proposal for Talks on National Unity Government

[Romney/Damon Corp] AFSCME Independent Expenditure Ad - Greed

Dean's ‘impossible' Presidential run

President Obama to 'hang out' in live video chat room

Occupy Videos from other countries are blocked from coming to US because they show

Romney or Gingrich?

Newsmaker: Megaupload a story of Dotcom boom and bust

Apple's Foreign Suppliers Demonstrate Widespread Scamming and Horrific Abuse of Employees

President Obama on the Resignation of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords

Yo football group douchebags...

Obama to Use Pension Funds of Ordinary Americans to Pay for Bank Mortgage “Settlement”

Wisconsin: Law firm knee deep in State's many hot-button issues

Wisconsin: Could someone mount a primary challenge to Walker before the recall election?

Costa crew mutinied to save passengers

Year of the dragon as defined by Non Sequitur.

Well, at long last..

More Lockouts as Companies Battle Unions (NYT)

Please DU this Poll

The Oakland Commune

i have never seen du soooo slllooooowwww. maybe duers dont like the community standards

I've had diabetes for 34 years now. Type one.

United Corporations of Gingrich

"...all options are on the table."

BP and EU lobbied U.S. on Iran sanctions - sources

Hate to give any recs to CNN but Soledad O'Brian's show is a nice alternative to Morning Joe. nt

On Gabrille Giffords

I Got Your Panic, Right Here

Int’l court orders Kenyan presidential hopefuls to stand trial in postelection violence case

Rep. Gabby Gifford's Final Official Act

Spider-Man in new Avengers movie?

Why would someone trust the nuclear football to

What if Gingrich Wins Florida?

CIA implanted electrodes in brains of unsuspecting soldiers, suit alleges

I think President Obama stands a good chance against either Mitt or Newt. With that in mind...

Rethinking capitalism in a spivs' paradise {uk}

Eight of the last nine recessions have been under Republican presidents

46 Degrees in Chicago Area this morn at 7am...30 degrees above normal.

The U.S. election - How The Foreign Press View Our Political Process

Meet the starting line-up for Puppy Bowl VIII

More charges expected against WI. GOV. Walker's ex-staffers in the next week or two.

Paul Krugman: Is Our Economy Healing?

Boom time in Beijing

Chris Hedges: Thank You for Standing Up

Tokyo 'has 70% chance of powerful earthquake within four years'

NYT: South Carolina’s Divisive Message

More charges expected against ex-Walker staffers, sources say

How to Create a Depression

Wouldn't be any bottom feeding companies like Bain if the economy stayed healthy

Americans are Less Nationalistic than Jingoist Politicians Think

Romney’s great-great grandfathers, Miles Romney and Parley Pratt, had 12 wives each.

I have $3000 in expenses over the next 4 weeks and $2700 in income...

(R)asmussen FL POLL: Newton 41 (+22), Willard 32 (-9)

Fracking's "Little Revolution": How a People-Powered Movement Fights Big Business for Clean Water

Should We All Start Praying for Mitt Romney?

Gingrich: D.C. 'frightened' by 'genuine outsider'

Salon: When a party flirts with suicide


Must read: An Open Letter to Newt Gingrich From the Pastors of Poor Children


Petition: Investigate MPAA chief Chris Dodd for bribery. 16,000 signatures in 2 Days!

Yeah, protesting and camping out in public parks is a dumb idea.

Disabled Idahoans Sue State over Medicaid Cuts the State Refuses to Explain

Halliburton Profit Grows as U.S. Fracking Surges

Trouble in Riverdale, Archie's Hometown

There is a scholarship fund set up for Jessica Ahlquist.

The Media Is Confusing Private Equity And Venture Capital — To Mitt Romney’s Benefit

Invest in Diamonds

Having a Baby in Year of the Dragon Is Too Lucky to Be Left to Chance

ATF agent robbed at gunpoint during drug investigation

Pope Ratz: Radical secularism is a grave threat

Dems push Fannie, Freddie regulator on mortgage write-downs

Nice quote on longevity...

I just watched "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" Could you imagine if that happened today but...

now that michael steele and major garrett are m$nbc pundits....

Peak oil review - Jan 23

Start the countdown

Oh, Snap!

{pssst, joeybee} Sacha Harding: Flattered by the Attention

The Oildrum from this weekend and today...

Newt Gingrich leads Florida by 9% over Mitt Romney

The Oildrum from this weekend and today...

Peak oil review - Jan 23

Romney on Board: Marriott accused of cheating clients on his watch

Sabotage, bombings, sanctions: A growing web of pressure over Iran

Obama to 'hang out' in live video chat room

Thank You for Standing Up

Report: Russia signs deal to sell 36 combat jets to Syria

cnn quick vote: will newt gingrich be the candidate to challenge Barack Obama?

Antitrust Class Claims Apple Stacked Deck on iPhone Apps

To my fellow LGBT members, Did I do something wrong?

Exporting Fracking Gas to drive up Home Heating Cost

Dear Parent in Front of Me in the Drop Off Line...

Who Really Killed Joe Paterno?

St. Louis police ignored judge's order to release a victim of misidentification, held for 60 days

Dad, I can't sleep. Read me a bedtime story.

DU Album of the Day: Cheap Trick - "Cheap Trick at Budokan"

Monday Toon Roundup 1- Newt keeps hope alive!

The Republican Primary a witch's brew

Are dead people driving in South Carolina? Forget dead people voting.

Scott Brown’s phony concern for public servants

AP: EU formally adopts oil embargo against Iran, part of sanctions over Iran’s nuclear program

Bet The House on the Giants. Giants Will Win The Superbowl 34 to 17. Easy Money.

Monday Toon Roundup 2- Mitt of the 15

Monday Toon Roundup 3- Class warfare, and the rest

GOP mulls tying Keystone approval to payroll tax bill

Boehner to address abortion opponents at DC march

Bedbug Man - byTom Tomorrow

Staff Says Sen. Rand Paul Detained By The TSA

todays trade:

One of the reasons Republicans hate Pres Obama - unlike Bush, he doesn't do what the Pentagon says

Gingrich has 8-9 point lead in Florida

Chris Hedges: "In this year’s presidential election I will vote for a third-party candidate"

Romney: U.S. economy ‘getting better’ under Obama

March 26 - last day to register to vote in PA. primary

Take heart SF fans, your team didn't lose to the Giants...

Forecasters see small pickup in growth for 2012

Fact check: Gingrich's faulty food-stamp claim (Under-Obama 444,574--Under-Bush 14.7 MILLION)

DSK's long-silent wife launches Le Huffington Post

High Court: Warrant Needed For GPS Tracking

Are President Obama’s Policies Causing U.S. Oil Production to Rise?

Court overturns Calif. slaughterhouse law

The Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011 (H.R.2359)

Rand Paul Detained At Nashville Airport

MSNBC chyron: "Obama warns liberals about cuts"

If Corporations are now considered people...

Caption this pic of Romney


Tracy Morgan hospitalized after collapse at Sundance

A simple 'Go to the dance with me?' doesn't cut it anymore

"You Owe Our Children An Apology"-An Open Letter to Newt Gingrich From the Pastors of Poor Children

In Praise of Atheism

Looks as though

Great LTE in today's Detroit Free Press

An Open Letter to Newt Gingrich From the Pastors of Poor Children

Action put off on guns-in-parks issue

Oklahoma GOP Introduces Bill That Attacks Evolution And Climate Change

Foundations of Photography... lessons

My teen told me not to use LOL while texting...

To the DUer who took me off of their ignore list:

Were the non-slave States complicit in Slavery

NH governor, law enforcement oppose gun bills

The Rude One Does Newt...

Women found to report much more pain than men

Legislators push new law to ban guns in public places

Weren't Republicans wanting the primaries to be more competitive, and earlier

Studies funded on energy healing

Xin Nián Kuài Lè!

Romney-Gekko 2012 ad: 'Believe in America - Hide Your Money in the Caribbean'

With Weaker Laws, More Guns Are Being Trafficked to Criminals

MPs call for Romney’s tax haven to be closed

Historical fiction for history buffs

Unravelling the technology of the first humans in Europe

News of the World journalists lied to Milly Dowler police

Typical Male....

Desecration At Church Leads NYC Pastor To ‘Evict’ Occupy Wall Street


Gingrich leading in latest Florida polls

Terrell Suggs just told Skip Bayless not to be a douchebag!

Newt Wanted To Execute Pot Importers-“The Drug Importer Death Penalty Act of 1996.”

Anti-Obama threads started by moles?

"Bird-Watchers Revel in Unusual Spike in Snowy Owl Sightings"

H2O Man got a mention in the DemocracyNow! headlines this morning:

East Asian energy dilemma over Iran

US High Court: Warrant Needed For GPS Tracking

Fox News Psycho Analyst: Newt Gingrich’s Adultery Means A Stronger America

Again, remind me who we were "liberating" in Iraq?

Romney ad:"While FL families lost everything in the housing crisis, Newt Gingrich cashed in.”

The Top 0.1% Of The Nation Earn Half Of All Capital Gains

Gov. Christie nominates two for state Supreme Court, including gay African-American mayor

Shale-Shocked: Fracking Gets Its Own Occupy Movement

Vermont Yankee: Where are all the state's rights tea party hypocrites when you need them?

The Pentagon

family values party...

Ann Romney, PLEASE S.T.F.U....PLEASE. "We KNOW where our wealth's in our FAMILY!" PLEASE.

Florida Electoral Map

Reuters: Russia alarmed by EU ban on Iranian oil, sanctions

(In spite of record profits,) More Lockouts as Companies Battle Unions - NYT frontpage

Analysis: History repeats itself in euro crisis debt spat

Kristin Cavallari & Jay Cutler having a baby

It is time to put together the commie all star band, for the convention.

Gay Candidate Reaches Finnish Presidential Runoff

Government executive pay curbs plans announced

On Kyle Williams, Billy Cundiff, and Becoming a Legendary Goat

Romney to protesters: ‘Take a hike’

Posted by Rocktivity, March 2009

Pot-based prescription drug could receive FDA approval

Newt Gingrich now way out in front in Florida. I think he is the GOP nominee

Crazy problem with my netbook has me vexed

Anyone want to do some plinking?

Forks Over Knives

Eloquent statement by a Franciscan Brother against the "March for Life"

It Gets Better-YEAH!

Interesting find: Congressional ads for Bill Clinton from 1974

Latest must-read blog from Helen and Margaret: The Passion of the Newt

Kudos to the Romney team for at least producing the best press release of the night.

OH BOY!!! Cristry is DONE as a republican Vice Presidential in 2012 or a Candidate in 2016

Toon- The Sex-Act Morality Flow Chart

Transparency tab doesn't work

When Romney and Gingrich Defend Big and Small Business Tax Breaks They Really Mean Their Own

GOP's Top Talking Head: God Help Us

Obama Must Choose on Housing: A Sweetheart Deal for the 1% or a Fair Deal for the 99%

Chi-Trib: Sen. Mark Kirk undergoes surgery after suffering stroke

Progressives To Obama: Launch Investigation Into Mortgage Securities Market Now

Daughters' school posted today:

The Huffington Post gets trashier by the day....

The Nine American Cities Nearly Destroyed by the Recession

(pseudo) intellectual jokes

Update on Rail

Newt's Southern Strategy (warning attached)

secret newtie chart

Atheism: A Null Hypothesis on God

Newt Gingrich won South Carolina because he told the white Republicans in that state

Nobody Loves Me: A Mitt Music Video

"Dad, what's the difference between Republicans and Democrats?"

Commercial on language-learning program ... a note

Concerned White House Aides Say Obama Has Not Stopped Laughing Since Saturday Night/Borowitz reports

Member Of 1% Reveals The Actual Truth About Job Creators

Gingrich rapidly closing in on Romney nationally

British Members Of Parliament Call For Closure Of Romney’s Cayman Islands Tax Haven

Brown claiming credit for what really has been a long term Kerry action.

Theater Of The Absurd

Dramatic Links Found Between Climate Change, Elk, Plants, and Birds

Romney inches closer: 'Gingrich is Highly Erratic'

Libya fighting: Four die in Gaddafi loyalists clash

The Rude Pundit: Gingrich Wins South Carolina as the GOP Embraces the Devil

Thom Hartmann: Has the 1% already ''Seceeded'' from America?

Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk hospitalized after suffering stroke

Embarrassed should be spelled embarassed, not embarrassed.

Conservatives to form New Political Party

Who gives a flying F*** at a rolling donut how ANYONE sings the National Anthem ?

Finnish voters snub anti-euro far-right

Gingrich wants to be perceived as like "Reagan", right?

Buffett hits Romney on Buffett rule

Can someone explain this Progressive Snapshot thing too me? Sound like a way the

As bad at Mitt's collapse is...

Newt Longs For A "Classical America" Where A Man Like Gingrich Could BUY/OWN A Man Like Barack Obama

India's women given low-cost route to sanitary protection

Guess I am a Sucker who votes for Democrats/Jury Decision

Wall Street Journal: Newt applied to be President of West Georgia College during his first year

Occupy Oakland To Begin New Protest This Weekend

Elizabeth Warren, Scott Brown sign a ban on super PAC campaign ads in their Massachusetts race

Rand Paul has connections to and support from domestic terror groups like the OathKeepers and

Justice Scalia strikes blow for individual freedom

Newt once proposed a law that would put anyone who brought more than 2oz of pot in the US to death.

AP Basketball poll:

Vanity Fair February: The Dark Side of Mitt

Deal Breakers: The Elections that changed the game - 1900, 1920, 1932, 1968, 1980, (2012)?

Hmmm....Did Romney Pay ZERO taxes in 2008? (This Guy May Be Onto Something)

From Austria: Newton Leroy Gingrich - America's 'Hypocritical Moralizing Apostle'

Chris Jansing (msnbc) said it all this morn.....

Mitt Romney expands attack on Newt Gingrich, slamming work for health-care firms

Anonymous To Launch File Sharing Service

TYT: Romney's Dad Paid 37% (Vs 15% for Mitt) In Taxes

Gallup: Romney and Gingrich statistically tied NATIONALLY; two polls say Gingrich by 8 in Florida.

Ex-CIA agent charged with leaking info on Gitmo case

Pledge of Allegiance (The Whitest Kids U Know)

The 99% Seek a Just Economy, Not Just an Economy

India-EU free trade agreement talks at ‘final, critical stage’

newt the 'outsider'....twenty years in the House of Representatives

TPM: The Chart Democrats Don’t Want GOP Voters To See

What type of investments should pension funds be invested in and what % returns should be expected?

Wednesday: Show up at the Cranston School Committee Meeting

I've got a suggestion for who should replace Gabby Giffords

Wednesday: Show up at the Cranston School Committee Meeting

Andrea Mitchell: Romneys crossed the border illegally

Freeper-type thinks that oil just grows magically in the ground

GREAT piece in Rolling Stone: What Mitt Romeny Learned From His Dad

So do you think Jesus is happy being used to sell a dating service...

Evicted 101-year-old Detroit woman can't go home (property unsafe)

Government wins first benefit cap vote

I'm Going To Watch The Tampa Dog and Phony Show Tonight

Caption young Professor Newt......

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu - PONPONPON

EU Bans Iranian Oil, Tehran Responds With Threats

Borowitz hits a home run

Starbucks to sell alcohol in some U.S. cafes

Mayor of Hickman, Ky., fatally shot; suspect surrenders

Russia's support "arsenal" for Assad exhausted: Kremlin

To post or not to post?

Garth Brooks Sues Hospital Over $500,000 Donation

Buffett ups challenge to GOP, pledging 15 percent of income to deficit

Big NYC guy sues over lack of jail uniform

Face it, Mitt. NOBODY LIKES YOU.

1 million Wisconsinites petition to recall Gov. Walker

Why Politicians Get Away With Lying

US-2012 Primary: 29% Romney, 28% Gingrich

Ron Paul's Neo-Confederate "South Was Right" Civil War Speech With Confederate Flag

Israel Police arrest Hamas lawmakers in East Jerusalem compound

So now is the time to think of super bowl eating

Newt Gingrich Vs Mitt Romney 2012 Ad

Two more bodies pulled from Costa Concordia

Raj Patel: In Attacks on Obama, Food Stamps, Newt Gingrich is "Racially Coding Poverty"

Disney Is Selling a Joy Division Mickey Mouse Shirt

Juror defends TOS violation.

Auroras From Around the World (January 22-23)

Who will protect Gazans from their supposed defenders?

Chefs, Butlers, Marble Baths: Hospitals Vie for the Affluent

Georgia judge orders President Obama to appear in court over 'birthers' suit

A Hindu, a Jew, and Newt Gingrich are driving along a rural road at night ...

Democratic Congressional Campaign Manager's Family Pet (Cat) Killed, Painted With "Liberal"

Washington Republicans Bravely Break With Party on Marriage Equality

Greg Abbott Sues Feds to Get Voter ID Implemented

House of Pain vs. Klezmer

I'm stumped.

Gays "Make God Want to Vomit": Meet Santorum's Honorary Florida Chairman

I hope Calista doesn't drive

blue states make, red states take

Marine accused of killing 24 Iraqis in Haditha makes plea deal

Girl goes hardcore over her pets!

success at occupy wall street west

State rep asks Perry to pay back state for travel expenses

The World According To Newt Gingrich

Pew: Religion and the 2012 South Carolina Republican Primary

NY Times election model now projects 84% probability of Gingrich win in Florida...

Paul Mason: 'These Revolts Have Ended the Period of Capitalist Realism'

Bishop rebuffs Duncan-Smith's diatribe in row on benefit cap

I'm having a very difficult time....

Kansas Gov. Comfortable With Anti-Sodomy Law

Who is responsible for U.S.-Iran tensions?

TYT: Solyndra - Real Scandal Is Dirty Energy Subsidies

'Weekend at Bernie's' suspects plead guilty to abusing a corpse

Romney blasts Fannie & Freddie in new ad—but he's still making a profit off his investments in them

Virginia Republicans push slew of conservative bills

The Operators: Six Questions for Michael Hastings by Scott Horton

Rand Paul’s ironic incident (updated)

tweet I just saw. Shouldn't JK "grow up" :-)?

Proposed Republican gun laws defy reason

Growing number of African American pastors express support for Occupy movement

Howard Zinn in 2008: Vote for Obama but create a social movement for change

As Crazy As Newt Is, We Can Count On Media To NOT Correct/Debunk A Damn Thing He Says.

Conservative Fantasies About the Miracles of the Market

Shit Republican Candidates say about… Black People

Unpredictable: EU Sanctions; Iran to Shut Strait of Hormuz?

What impact will the S.C. decision on the Affordable Care Act (for or against) have on the election?

The thing I'll remember most about the 49ers loss is.....

Democratic Women's Council demolish Republican presidential sand sculpture in SC for charity - pics

Local animal shelter sees spike in Christmas gift returns

High Court Rejects Request For Debate Over Elena Kagan's Recusal From Health Law Review

BREAKING: Romney to outsource angry response to Gingrich.

I'm having a Bob Seger kind of day.

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds David Cobb - Corporate Personhood P1

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds David Cobb - Corporate Personhood P2

N.J. Gov. Christie nominates openly gay high court justice

Beware the humanitarian racist


Romney slams Gingrich as "highly erratic"

Fuck Chris Hedges.

Park City Vantage Point Puts Tragedy of American Health Care in Vivid Relief {skier sarah burke}

Tariq Ali: Obama's Expansion of Af-Pak War "Has Blown Up in His Face"

Is there a perfect 3rd Party?

How South Carolina Results Vindicate Political Power Of Economic Inequality Arguments

Top 1% of UK wage-earners pay 25% of all income tax

I think when the Salamander wins FL, the R Establishment will devote their resources

Gay Parents Better Than Straight Parents? (Research)

Bodily desecration is disturbing—but why?

Maybe this is a DU flaw but I just put myself on full ignore

Kudos for "Pic of the Moment"

Rand Paul Is So Full of Shit About Being ‘Detained’ by the TSA

Report: White House Pressured Scientists to Underestimate BP Spill Size

President Obama Singing ‘Let’s Stay Together’ Now A Campaign Ringtone

Atlanta Jewish Times Publisher Resigns Over Obama Assassination Column

What's for Dinner? ~ Monday January 23rd!

Paul Mason: 'These Revolts Have Ended the Period of Capitalist Realism'

Gays "Make God Want to Vomit": Meet Santorum's Honorary Florida Chairman [UPDATED]

City Settles Red Light Camera Dispute for $4.78 Million

Charts of the Day: U.S. Energy Consumption Not Likely to Change Much

Aren't the members of Congress protected by the constitution from

Well, I seem to have coined a new and useful term

Romney hires Bachmann's debate coach.

Iran slams EU oil embargo, warns could hit U.S.

Are the Banksters about to get away with the biggest heist in U.S. history?

Romney Believes in America - pic

GOP Murderers Of Cute Little Furry Things

Obama should sing the last line of his SOTU speech.

The Republican establishment was warned.

I predict Southern State voters will not vote in the 2012 election, and in big numbers.

Wash. Has Enough Votes To Legalize Gay Marriage

Marine accepts plea deal in Iraqi civilian deaths (3 months for murder) AP

Bad things, man.

Ron Paul finishes last in debate, son Rand Paul claims he is detained at airport

Don't have a job? California bill would keep employers from screening you out

Gallup: Romney's collapse complete now tied with Gingrich, Intrade FL Gingrich 58 Rom 40

Radiation from speedy solar flare Sunday night already bombarding Earth; strongest since 2005

TOO LATE For GOP Cavalry...

We Can't Wait

Judge: Montana's Medical Marijuana Law Doesn't Shield Providers From Federal Prosecution

The truth about Obama...not from the onion

Obama campaign piles on Romney misery

I just read that Tim Thomas skipped the Bruins meeting with POTUS at White House

Arctic Ocean freshwater bulge detected (BBC)

A troll with a sense of humor atleast.

Texas Sues Feds Over Voter ID;Says ‘Colorblind’ Policy Bans Racial Breakdown Of Voter Data

JetBlue, Hawaiian Airlines ink partnership deal

Progressive gunsmith

Gays “Make God Want to Vomit” Says Santorum’s New Florida Chair

Babysitter accused of molesting 5-year-old, streaming it online

LOL, I just saw this on a Freeper's tagline, "Newt - God tested him for a reason"

Democratic Operative's Cat Slaughtered, 'Liberal' Painted On Corpse

Bless Chris Hedges!

Science of elections: The problem with turnout (BBC)

It's the Year Of The Dragon!

Hacker cracks Sen. Grassley’s Twitter, corrects his grammar

Two "Confessions"

Mitt Romney attack ad: Florida Families

Monday's song is sweet and long. Please come CAPTION the New Grinch!!!!

Can the GOP superdelegates stop Newt ?

5 Feminist Demands She Wants You to Ignore

Super Paul: PAC Selling Ron Paul Action Figures

The "explain" thing in my profile says "4 of membership: +0"

"Stay Tuned": Expect More GOP House "Oversight" of Obama Leading Up To Election 2012

Mitt Romney's Father Palled Around With Saul Alinsky

If a CEO gets paid $10M per year...

Gingrich or Romney? Who is better for Obama to go against???

Palin comments on Chris Christie's panties.

Jumping Beyond the Broom: Why Black Gay and Transgender Americans Need More Than Marriage Equality

Obama Is on the Brink of a Settlement With the Big Banks—and Progressives Are Furious

Mysterious 'Winged' Structure from Ancient Rome Discovered

Congressman who called Pres. Obama 'tarbaby' wants us to know he's skipping SOTU

I'm entered in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel competition

Virtual March

BREAKING NEWS: French Senate Passes Bill Criminalizing Armenian Genocide Denial

both Bless and Fuck Chris Hedges.

So let me get this straight - for years Paula Deen encouraged us to eat food bad for us

Hi-Level Obama Officials MANIPULATED SCIENCE & "SERIOUSLY-LOWBALLED" Amount Of BP Oil Leaked

There are times when only a big-ass tow truck will do. This is one of those times.

Another 'WTF, jury?' thread...

British Members Of Parliament Call For Closure Of Romney’s Cayman Islands Tax Haven

Former CIA officer charged with leaking secrets to reporters

$25B deal with banks over deceptive foreclosure practices sent to AGs as settlement nears

Any recommendations for a new bargain-priced laptop?

Name a company you dislike right now

No, the U.S. is not leaving Iraq

Caligula for President

BofA Debit Fee Plan Led to 20% Jump in Closed Accounts

No Bankster Left Behind

Is there a stats page anywhere that shows how many DU3 posters we have?

Pet murdered to send political message.

Waiting For Death Valley's Big Bang


God bless Chris Hayes

So the Golden Corral all you can stuff in your face food joint

CIA analyst who lied about waterboarding charged with leaking classified info

2011 Quality of Living worldwide city rankings- Baghdad ranks the lowest

I stand with President Barack Obama

singers can indeed lead

Happy Lunar New Year!

This is what the Tea Party is breeding - people willing to murder pets to threaten Democrats

Gingrich Used Gimmick To Avoid Paying Taxes On Millions In Income

OK. Let's have another pile-in on the looks of Female Politicians and Political Wives.

I've looked and can't find...

Hugh Laurie: the British accent vs the American

Facebook for the uber-wealthy (top 200) is coming.

OK guys. Let's actually plan a meetup.

Ex Gov. Thompson threatens WI Scott Walker recall supporters...

Pakistan holding trump card on NATO supply halt

Democrat John Olson is expected to enter the First District Congressional race on Monday.

If we were able to do this:

This pit bull just ate their fuckin car! (video)

Gingrich Freddie Mac contracts to be released before debate

My apologies ....... dup. nt.

Viola solo for your ringtone ? :)

'Blind mules' unknowingly ferry drugs across the U.S.-Mexico border

Thank God the GOP field is weak in 2012. We'd better jump on campaign finance reform ASAP

Romney Earns Most Endorsements From Former CEOs With $100 Million-Plus Golden Parachutes

Obama (Harvard) vs. Newt (West Ga College)

Why Gingrich cant win a national election.

"You!" he says, jabbing his finger at me as he walks by without slowing.

What's up with Adobe?????

Easy crock pot Mexican "refried style" beans - HEALTHY EASY YUMMY CHEAP!

Travel + Leisure Magazine Names New York As The Rudest City In America

I side 78% with Ron Paul, 75% Gary Johnson

The Main (But Not The Only) Reason To Vote Democratic

~The Official Some Days Are Just So Hard~ thread

Ex Gov. Thompson threatening Walker recall supporters at Hart Park rally for Walker...

Rubio staffer rolled wife in carpet, kicked her, arrest report says

Wis. State Representative Jon Richards slices and dices Scott Walker.

The Messina memo

Campaign Finance Reform... Tax Contributions

MPAA threat sparks White House petition for bribery probe

'Portrait of black women in America"

Biden wades into ‘open marriage’ debate, says voters weigh character

We need an automatic "release clause" when candidates file their papers to run

the jury suystem is a fucking joke

Santorum: Not my job to correct false claimsBy NBC's Andrew Rafferty

"Chris Christie's panties" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include

Colorado Republicans Push Bill To Allow Guns In Elementary Schools

Bruins MVP Tim Thomas skips Obama White House event;

Buddhism, based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama

GOP strategist: "If he's the nominee, it's a disaster."

Police: Willowbrook man called 911, asked to fight a cop

Boston Bruins goalie skips White House event for political reasons.

If hospitals, colleges and schools are going to ban smoking

Dry Humping An Adequate Sex Alternative For Teens, Says Weird, Unsolicited Report From Interior Dept

The Obama Memos

Cymbalta thread

Rand Paul: invasive government is wrong when it's a man's body.

Palin: Christie got his "panties in a wad" after SC

Either Barack Obama will win, or the Republican nominee will.

Girl Scouts facing cookie boycott: BUY EM NOW!

Media Matters picture of Andrew Breitbart


That settles it. I need a new image.

In Nov, are you going to vote FOR Obama or AGAINST Gingrich?

U.S. tightens grip on Iran's financial system

once again, my apologies...

Little Ricky: Always Look On the Bright Side of Rape

UPDATE: National Public Radio only has 216 days to lead every hourly newscast with ...

Perfection. Or as close to perfection as you will ever see. Just my opinion.

Pet Peeve/Rant: Chatting up the checkout clerk.

Tennessee Teen Is State’s Second Suicide in Two Months

If Gingrich gets another divorce, that's a Callostomy, right?

The Florida Debate We Should Be Having Tonight - By Charles P. Pierce

Stephen Harper's government denies trying to privatize VIA Rail Canada

Armchair Arab - How to cleanse Libya from Gaddafi's influence...

Allan West: Newt was right about food stamp comment and it's NOT racist

Russia's support "arsenal" for Assad exhausted: Kremlin

Mormon church works to dispel mystery as profile is raised