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Archives: March 15, 2012

I can't find the forum rules

Jeff Foxworthy...about half as funny as Gallagher if he didn't have those watermelons.

Stunningly Elegant


Question to Orioles fans

Boy, 3, kills himself with gun found in family's car

"The feminist movement was created to allow ugly women access to the mainstream of society."

What Has Occupy Been Up To? 6 Great Actions You Can't Miss This Spring

PPP: Obama up three on Romney in NC...

Anonymous: The Police State:SOPA/PIPA, Patriot Act, NDAA

I want one of these...

Obama and Islam: A Closer Look

On Goldman Executive Greg Smith’s "Devastating" Brave Departure -by Matt Taibbi

Sign the petition to get Iowa's house to pass a law that Corporation are not people

Rising Seas

Occupy Iowa, Sign this petition to kick the corporations out of our elections.

If Scott Walker were to resign, then what happens according to Wisconsin law?

Trayvon Martin would be alive if Neighborhood Watch rules followed

aaccck! just realized I need angel hosts in advance!

BLTP Podcast Episode 002 — Making a Permaculture Livelihood

Office break room follies......


Gay Times at AIPAC

Just a chuckle.....

Ain't it the truth? (As seen on FB)

How do you manage to get enough "alone time" in a relationship?

TOM THE DANCING BUG: "Hello! You've Been Targeted For a Drone Assassination!" Helpful Info From Your

Prof Charles Ogletree is on with Ed Shultz dealing with Hannity and his conspiracy

If only ALL childless-by-choice people could learn something from this author.

I'm clueless. How do I start my own clique?

Labor Organizing as a Civil Right

HBO cancels 'Luck' after third horse death

Rachel is 'on assignment' tonight;


Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Amen, Santorum

I saw Omaha Steve on TV!!!

Just had a telephone poll call me.

Donald Trump’s sons criticized after brutal hunting photos released (WARNING: Graphic photo)

Robert Reich: "Moral Rot...Turning Our Democracy Into A Financial Slush Pump"

Walker: My wife would like it if I went back to the private sector and make some real money - video

Walker: "My wife would like it if I went back to the private sector and make some real money... "

Bush defenders forming anti-contraception-coverage advocacy group

So how is the music where you work? (RANT)

Allergy Michigan.


NASA Releases New WISE Mission Catalog of Entire Infrared Sky

Jon Stewart Crushes Fox News In The 2011 Ratings

I'm clueless. How do I start my own cliché

Limbaugh: Kony is a Christian, and Obama sent troops to kill him

A little too much meth, perhaps?

Rush Limbaugh can't be anti-woman.

Dying Boy Gets His Own Personal Virtual Wonderland Built by a Game Community

Groups hail Senate passage of transportation bill with Gulf restoration amendment

End A Women's Right to Choose? Go Get a Vasectomy!

Detroit Police policies changed in First Amendment settlement with ACLU

The War is Over, The War Is Lost...Bring Them Home

RUSH: "Not only am I God’s gift to Obama, I’m God’s gift to women.”

I just saw Chuck Norris spouting a tough talking robocall for Gingrich

Anyone have info about this? Soros and Ammo Mfg.

How Fukushima Led to a Radiation Panic

NYT: 'The Fight Club Generation'

Why "fun feminism" should be consigned to the rubbish bin

Is anyone left?

Buffetts are state dinner guests (honor of British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife)

AG Candidate Patrick Murphy Demands that Corbett Apologize for Insensitive Comments about probes

Preventing the Fall of Rome

Lions' WR Calvin Johnson signs $132M deal

The Master Butchers Singing Club-Chapter 8-SPOILERS

Just curious - are there any fellow Canadian federal public servants here?

Apple stock today closed at 598. Not long ago it was in the 80s.

CSM - The Coming Evangelical Collapse

US Military "Heat Ray" Coming soon to a protest near you

The 4th anniversary of a somewhat unpleasant reminder of Bush's dickishness

Subprime at the Car Lot

Teh Hypocrisy, IT BURNS!

Company Puts Obama's, Pelosi's Faces On 'BastardBlaster' Shooting Targets

Listening to NPR yesterday, I was simply blown away by Cotton Mather

Anyone know where I can find the campaign schedule?

Michael Moore will be on "The Last Word" tonight.

No Surprise: Romney Sweeps The 'Off-Shore' Primaries

GOP Doubling Down

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Thursday, 15 March 2012

The Drone Secrecy Farce

Unions to hold their own political convention

Does anyone here REALLY think it would hurt the prez's chances of re-election to leave Afghanistan?

Dog tv, for dogs. ( yes, really, a tv channel just for dogs).....discuss.

Internets music?

I just finished reading "If the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens... Where Is Everybody?"

Got an email from catholic son in law the other day....

Docs show murderers got special treatment from governor, wife

Beware the Ides of March. n/t

Anyone watch Psych (USA Network)?

Tell Japan to Allow Animal Rescuers into the Exclusion Zone - DEADLINE MAR 20TH

My dog confuses me...

If you were making a game about Ultimate Fighting, would you want this picture as your ad?

"You're Gonna Feel It:" U.S. Military Unveils New Crowd Control "Heat Ray"

they say @Obama Retweeted this

LardAss Limbaugh is still degrading women...

U.S. pastor sued for anti-gay effort in Uganda

The Left Doesn't 'Believe the Wright Brothers Invented Flying'

Scant US Public Support for Israeli Strike on Iran

Shep Smith A decent Journo

Military atheists to hold Rock festival at Fort Bragg

Claire McCaskill, four other Dem sens others targeted by 60 Plus Association ads featuring Pat Boone

Jon Stewart Trashes MSNBC & Fox News’ Election Coverage… But Saves the Best Attacks For CNN

What Have We Become

Bush defenders forming anti-contraception-coverage advocacy group

Toons: The Ignorant Vote, Hearts and Minds, War is Hell and More. - March 14, 2012

Thomas Puccio, Ex-Prosecutor and Lawyer for Notorious Clients, Dies at 67 (Abscam, Claus von Bülow)

Over Two-Dozen Controlled Trials Demonstrate Pots "Statistically Significant Pain Relieving Effects"

GOP led Wisconsin legislature votes to ban private abortion coverage

How was The Daily Show tonight?

Alright Germany, stop rubbing it in.

Bill Maher on Contraception Controversy.

Do you think Gov. Walker might resign?

Senate Passes 2-Year Transportation Bill

Roundup of long-distance Occupy marches

Bull! (with special thanks to MFM)

24 Things Other Countries Suspect About Life in America

Dead air on Progressive talk radio

Inmate’s Lament: ‘Rather Be Dead Than Here’

New Florida law prohibits government hiring of companies with Cuba ties

Colbert Prefers GOP Candidates’ ‘Knowledge-Free’ Speeches

Muppet manifesto: Blistering exit for Goldman exec

Ah crap. After 11 years I finally hit 3,000 posts and I missed it.

Hey, Fox News... Where's the outrage over this?

More assault rifle fun

Who the local OxyRush advertisers in your area?

3/17 Emergency Vigil. Bring Troops Home NOW! from Afghanistan. Cedar Ave S and 3rd St at 3pm

Could DUers please read this piece in the NY Times and tell me what you think about it...

UK opposes a 2030 renewable energy target (Conservative push nuclear)

It's raining Mitt!

Operation Midnight Climax: How the CIA Dosed S.F. Citizens with LSD

On Eve of Prison, Blagojevich Keeps Talking, but Some Tune Out

Arizona's birther bill is back

Denver Post Pushes Voter ID Laws, Columnist Equates Voting With Adopting A Pet

Pic Of The Moment: Santorum To Puerto Rico: Speak English

My Take On Newly Filed AG Foreclosure Settlement: As Bad As We Thought It Was

So we seem to have a few posts about death tonight. I have a question for everyone.

Cameroonian Women Face Trial on Homosexuality Charges

Of interest to this group.

Ravitch: How, and How NOT, to Improve Schools

Deputies arrest brother of man accused in Beaumont courthouse shooting rampage

What MPs Know About Assange (Australia)

The one area in which I Lust to Violate the First Amendment

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Wednesday, March 14)

What is Nirvana? A discourse by Thich Nhat Hanh.

Cheesy Grits? or...

IMO: The best political quote of the day

Capital Account 03/14: Goldman Banker Goes Rogue, Plus Naked Capitalism's Yves Smith

Peace Is Not for Wimps

Lucille & Mitt...

The Prez doesn't know diddly about basketball

We'll be occupying St. Patrick's Day.

Going to Rockfest this year...

Limbaugh Clash Has Advertisers Recalculating Web’s Power: Tech

Capitalism and its Discontents

If you are a woman: (Nancy Pelosi)

Last Americas Summit without Cuba, agree Argentina and Brazil

Grace Lee Boggs: 'We Need to Grow Our Souls'

Revisiting The First Rover

Does Conservatism Have to Be Synonymous With Ignorance? - Lawrence Krauss

Love is in the air (and my yard)

Violence Against Women Act Divides US Senate

Trade deal between South Korea and the US takes effect

Michael J. Fox Calls Out Rush Limbaugh’s Corporate Sponsored Bully Pulpit

NASA Unveils Solar System Atlas (Online)

Congress’s Genius Jobs Plan—for Fraudsters, Shills, and Wall St. Analysts

Afghan who crashed truck where Panetta landed dies

TCM Schedule for Saturday, March 17 -- The Essentials: Based On Booth Tarkington

Oakland CA Police Dept. spies on and beats protesters

This is Mike Malloy's Friday opening theme music

Humorous Jewish Buddhist Sayings

My new obsession that I am selling now on Etsy. Amigurumi

Humorous Jewish Buddhist Sayings

Guitar legend Peter Green, back playing "Albatross"

Goldman Stunned by Op-Ed Loses $2.2 Billion

Prof. Ogletree On ‘Hug-Gate’: People ‘Trying To Find Anything’ To Hurt Obama

Life's a beach, and then a mountain of water collapses on you.

Tweet from Scott Olsen

From The Atlantic: Are Mormons Keeping Mitt Romney Afloat?

Luck of the Irish has run out in San Antonio

TCM Schedule for Sunday, March 18 -- Exotic Pets

While OWS hibernates & plans American Spring, Goldman Sachs & Bank of America go belly-up.

Obama and Cameron pledge to work together on cybersecurity

Two Years After Massey Disaster, Mine Safety Agency Owns Up to Problems (Again)

European court says 'kettling' tactics in 2001 lawful

A golden era for stand-up comedy, from now until the Republican Convention

Bonnie Raitt Concert Benefit for Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS)

The Big Fat Greek Lie Is Now Obvious to Spain... So Who's Next to Default?

Tribute to Kucinich from the Black Agenda Report

The reason behind the Republican's ALEC-prescribed War on Women is obvious.

Scientists send encoded message through rock via neutrino beam

Congress’s Genius Jobs Plan—for Fraudsters, Shills, and Wall St. Analysts

Assad's iTunes emails show music taste from Chris Brown to Right Said Fred

Liberal Bumperstickers - 2012 ed.

Chuckie Toad trying so hard to sell Mitt Romney as the second coming is downright

Afghanistan massacre suspect flown to Kuwait

Georgia Senate Approves Pair of Gun Bills: Concealed Carry at 18, Return Stolen Guns

US Senate deal reached on court picks

Did Obama pick UNC because NC is a swing state?

Exclusive: secret Assad emails lift lid on life of leader's inner circle

Corbett's job approval rating down but even, poll says

Man Mowing Vacant Field Makes Miraculous Discovery (She Was So Afraid )

Why are rich people such jerks?

Texas Planned Parenthood CEO fired after indecent exposure arrest

Michael J. Fox Calls Out Rush Limbaugh’s Corporate Sponsored Bully Pulpit

State Dinner Menu Inspired by First Lady's 'Kitchen Garden'

My anti-Rush letter is in today's paper

gesto_de_amor1 - Great video about love...

Blooming Cherry Trees

Girl Commits Suicide After Being Forced to Marry Rapist

Beware the middle part of the third month of the year

2012 Is a Real Big Deal-Why this election is more important than you think.

Health Care in America

Election 2012: Postcard from Paris -Obama's coolitude*

John and Teresa Kerry were at yesterday's state dinner

Residents of South Carolina should be ashamed.

NHK:Radiation high near suppression chambers

Afghan president urges NATO troops to withdraw

Evicted 101-year-old Detroit woman will be getting her home back

Premier league boss claims China stole egg foo yung from Sheffield

Remember this when you hear Digger bitch about Kentucky, His record @ Notre Dame v the Cats, 4-12

triangle DUers: i need a mechanic.

Amazing Randi's companion pleads guilty to passport fraud

ETA News Release: Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (03/15/2012)

Falk gets endorsement from healthcare union

Private Security Guards Shoot Unarmed Man 22 Times in Front of Residents Who Say it Was A Hate Crime

Al Jazeera: Kony screening provokes anger in Uganda

GOP: Old, white and in trouble, poll says

Non Sequitur Toon: Explaining Cable Newz...

Mr Fish Toon in honor of all Uranus threads...

lets see if they change this one

Chavez's party suspends Venezuelan state governor (English)

TPM's Nick Martin Talks About Peter King's 'Manhunters' Video

Just musing... how long until there is a "nerf" predator drone for kids?

Quote of the day

Toon - outraged about Palin show!

Organic farming promises to yield a sustainable future for India's rural poor

More outrage from Non Sequitur

GOP: Old, white and in trouble, poll says

Egypt murder charges over Port Said football riot

Libya reopens its stock exchange

Germany's Alpha Ventus Offshore Wind Farm Exceeds Projected Yield

The Other Glass Ceiling

Why the Racist History of the Charter School Movement Is Never Discussed

Historic Victory: Coal Free Chicago Will Electrify Clean Energy Movement

Thursday TOON Roundup 1- GOP and Women

a little maine humor so you might vote next time

Thursday TOON Roundup 2- March Political Madness!

Thursday TOON Roundup 3- Afghanistan

The Bible Belt's Love Affair With (Gay and Straight) Porn

Robert Scheer: At Last, Some Decency on Wall Street

Amy Goodman: Terror, Trauma, and the Endless Afghan War

So how likely will Goldman Sachs sue Greg Smith for slader or Defamation of Character?

Help Me Start a Boycott!

Jobless claims remain at four-year low

Discovery of pine beetles breeding twice in a year helps explain increasing damage, CU researchers…

pro Limbaugh petition picking up votes (action needed)

political humor that warms the soul

Gov. Corbett Signs Pa.'s Voter ID Bill

Barbara Ehrenreich: Rediscovering American Poverty


Moroccan girl commits suicide after being forced to marry her rapist

An early spring drives butterfly population declines

Concealed-carry changes would keep streets safer (Wisconsin)

Anybody think Ann Romney will be the choosen one at their convention?

Leading Infectious Diseases Experts Call For Increased Focus On Protecting Antibiotics

Inside ALEC: How Corporations Ghost-Write Anti-Consumer State Telecom Legislation

SCGOP “Purity Pledge” Proponent Steps Down

Alex Bennet and his sidekicks are total nitwits.

Survivor One World - Episode Five Discussion thread

Higher European Union e-waste collection objective is unfeasible

I'm starting my own Clinique - who wants some

DU Album of the Day: Grateful Dead - "American Beauty"

Lung doctors expect respiratory diseases will worsen with global climate change

In Stockton, Calif., slow fall off financial cliff

Pat Robertson on oral sex: ‘If you feel it’s sin, it’s sin’

Can This Labor-Backed Liberal Beat Scott Walker?

Whistleblower facing foreclosure wins $18 million

Vineyard records link early grape ripening to climate change

Today's Doonesbury outstanding

Walkergate: The Other Campaign Team

Need solid examples of disastrous results of privatization of public works...

Republican Rep. To Propose Surtax On Millionaires

Iowa Republican mistakenly gives speech at Democratic convention

Hey guys! Did you know we stink?

US military combines green and mean to fly drones on biofuels

May 15

I demand to know why this post was allowed to stand?

Boschee to file paperwork for District 44 candidacy Friday

Snapshots of Jewish life in the UK

Faux service dog owner testing businesses' patience

Gallup: In U.S., Half Say U.S. Should Speed Up Afghanistan Withdrawal

Iowa principal to resign after controversial performance by Minnesota Christian rock band

New York Times still advertising on Pig Limbaugh's show

Sponsor Drops 'Celebrity Apprentice' Over Donald Trump Jr.'s Hunting Controversy

Goldman Sachs loses market value after searing Greg Smith essay

'Pink Slime' Meat Debate Heats Up in Schools

GOP led Wisconsin legislature votes to ban private abortion coverage

Romney: Obama's Responsible For Higher Gas Prices (lie)

Is Paul Ready to Cut a Deal with Romney?

The birthcontrol wars: we're being played.

29 years ago, I went to basic training

Footprints in the sand... (not what you think)

Rick Santorum Calls Himself 'Senador Puertorriqueño' In Puerto Rico

Voting machines are so smart/dumb they reject ballots because of one dot

There is only one reason that I bother to watch "What a Girl Wants" when it's on TV

Death Penalty drumbeat continues...

In honor of the 29th anniversary of me going to basic training, some music

22,000 posts. where's da love?

Mitt Romney campaign rooting for bad economic news to bail them out of that doggone car roof story

LOL! - GOP candidate gives pitch at wrong convention

How many of Wisconsin State legislators have been invited to ALEC trips, meetings, etc...

Japanese Government: Let People's Pets DIE

Tiny Teeth of Long-Extinct Vertebrate Are Sharpest Dental Structures Ever

Language Finalized for Washington Marriage Referendum

Why? “Because I’m Mitt Romney, bitches, and I’m all you got left.”

Thom Hartmann: Exposing the New Republican Conspiracy & Paranoia

Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little Bit More Baby 1973

Evidence Builds That Meditation Strengthens the Brain

Germany: Pirate Party Woos Voters with Transparency

Why I Stood Up to My School District

Thom Hartmann: Wall Street Scored Big in the Last Elections

Syria: It never had to be this way

Marines to cut four battalions, 12 air squadrons

Isaac Hayes - The Look of Love (live) 1973

Rachel's answers to the 28 item PROUST Questionnaire

Jeremy Shockey wants to return to the Giants

Ann Coulter: GOP has a ‘problem with charlatans’ like Sarah Palin

Jobless rate for veterans plunges

Curtis Mayfield Live

Mike Luckovich: Ladies' Night

Surely our insurance racket overlords want women to use contraception.

Mitt Romney campaign rooting for bad economic news to bail them out of that doggone car roof story

Can you be pro-Republican Economics and still be considered a Democrat?

I'm starting my own Clinic - who wants some?

Jan Akkerman - Live Montreux 1978

Boulder DA to Feds: BACK OFF - Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

No, this isn't photo-shopped. Spotted by someone I know.

The Goldman Bomb: Will Blankfein Survive?

"Cheap Gas" is a call for socialized price controls or a peaceful foreign policy

TEXAS: Voting Rights Act is Unconstitutional: Case Could Reach SCOTUS - Before Election

Two Gay Men And A Transgender Woman Hospitalized After Anti-LGBT Attacks Hit Washington D.C

What if it were your daughter?

Jan Akkerman - Streetwalker

Apple continues to defy gravity, stock hits $600

Nuclear Engineer Arnie Gundersen: Fukushima Meltdown May Result in 1 Million Cases of Cancer

What recreational facilities and activities should be available in prisons?

CT Du'ers: Teachers under attack in CT - Call your Legislators to oppose SB-24

It's not an isolated Incident: The massacre and Lt. Col. Davis

Americans aren’t buying the right’s crazy theory about Obama and gas prices

Free Syrian Army withdraws from Idlib. Desertions including 7 generals. Syrians speak.

World of the Living Dead - PC - Open Beta

ChronoZoom: A deep dive into the history of everything

Another Goldman Sachs-style rant but this one about Google.

Rick Santorum Relieved No One Has Asked Him About Interracial Marriage Yet

Joe Sample - Carmel

Chargers QB Philip Rivers against gay marriage, endorses Rick Santorum

Latest Poll Shows Majority Thinks Rush Limbaugh Should Be Castrated

Why Is President Obama Keeping a Journalist in Prison in Yemen? by Jeremy Scahill

Underwater dog photos go viral

Zimbabwe senator asks for ‘sex gadgets’ to stop prisoners turning gay

Kazumi Watanabe - Afro Blue

Breaking the Silence: A Gay Man’s Tale of Surviving Sexual Assault

Some Mammals Used Highly Complex Teeth to Compete With Dinosaurs

BIDEN:"We're a fair shot, and a fair shake. They're about no rules, no risk. And no accountability,"

Massachusetts residents ; Sign petition to expand the Bottle Bill

Principal Resigns Amid Outcry Over Antigay School Assembly

Jobless rate for veterans plunges

Jeff Beck with Stanley Clarke - Scatterbrain / Rock 'N' Roll Jelly (Live)

Giving Dennis Kucinich His Due

My sinuses are killing me

Texas Uses Voter ID Case To Launch Assault On Voting Rights Act

N.C. Democrats disown 'racist' state candidates

Rising ocean temperatures harm protected coral reefs

Flora Purim - Open Your Eyes You Can Fly

Mitt the Ripper

PA GOP Governor Defends Ultrasounds Bill: Tells Concerned Women ‘You Just Have To Close Your Eyes’

The Power Of Prayer

HP Lovecraft died on this day back in 1937.

TYT: Why Are You On Birth Control? Employers Can Ask (Then Fire You) In AZ

CCTV at UK gas stations will automatically stop uninsured cars being filled with fuel

The OccupyUSA Blog for Thursday (March 15), With Frequent Updates

Mahavishnu Orchestra (stereo HiQ): 1972 Germany

Corbett: I Pledge Allegiance to Grover Norquist, and to the Drowning of Govt. for which he stands

Boy, kidnapped eight years ago, to be reunited with his mother

Suing for mental anguish and emotional distress.

Library Resources Dwindle as Dependence Grows

sxsw pictures

Breaking: Peyton to sign with Titans.

Who does Arianna Huffington think she is kidding?

Departing Goldman banker slams "rip-off" culture

Carlos Santana performs Dance Sister Dance Live in Chicago on February 22, 1977--RARE FOOTAGE

WoW (war on women) News Today: Let's stop indulging in all these wasteful, luxurious pap smears!

Threaded mode depth

Jon Huntsman's daughter is on NOW and said Hillary needs to rest before running for Pres 2016

I rather see Cheney hang, but...

GOP's - "Ladies' Night"

Panel backs transferring funds for needy to Zablocki Park

The Haters: Watch Out for These 11 Groups

A jury has decided that there are some limits to call-outs in H&M.

White House CIO's first 40 days included 'worst day' ever

One Man Shot And Killed An Unarmed Kid—See What Happened Next

Slut's Birth Control

MSNBC Contributor Ari Melber's "winning meme" for Romney omits a little thing called "Bain Capital"

"Diggers" TV show strikes nerve

gato barbieri - last tango in paris

Biden calls out Republican candidates, defends auto bailout

Peyton Shocker! He signs with the Chiefs!

Special Weapons for Fighting Giants

TVTropes for people in real life

Disease outbreaks from imported foods on the rise, CDC reports

Giant squid eyes are sperm whale defence (BBC)

CCRKBA Says San Francisco Sheriff’s Plea Deal Smacks Of Hypocrisy

This guy has the worst case of crabs I've ever seen.

Rainbow Dash Floyd?

Obama brings down oil prices.

Nun sides with Fluke “That awful man should be fired for what he said"

Robosigning Redux? Regulator Probes Chase Over Credit Card Collections

Been sniffling & sneezing for weeks. Yesterday the landscapers came and did the 'spring cleanup.'

Richard Lugar Ruled Ineligible To Vote For His Own Reelection


“Why did they not stop the killings?” (Why was the three-hour rampage in Afghanistan not stopped?)

The Rude Pundit - Syria and Afghanistan: The Endless Shadow of Bush and Cheney (Part 1)

My Sounders got their asses stomped last night in Mexico

Tea Party Spaz Ties Sandra Fluke to Vast Jewish-Socialist Conspiracy

Allen West Says Stock Market Is Up Because a Republican Will Be President

The Fox News headline game

What's for Dinner ~ Thursday March 15th

Churches say Sunday parking meters 'hostile, negative measure against faith communities'

Romneys Pacific wins....He is friends with people that own islands. nt

White-Nose Disease Confirmed In Alabama Bat Populations - Has Already Killed Minimum Of 7 Million

Jeb Bradley (R-NH): "Romney helped another dog he had deliver puppies. He is a dog lover."

OECD Projects 50% Increase In GHG Output By 2050 Absent Effective Action By Industrialized Nations

Pitkin Co. Commissioner Calls For Aspen Chamber Association To Leave US Chamber Over Climate Stance

UK Risks Blackouts Without Nuclear Strategy

Blagojevich heads for prison: 'Goodbye is the hardest thing'

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) offered up some advice for women,

Penn State and Pitt Discuss Becoming Private Universities in face of slashing of state funds

WSJ And Cato Agree: Romney Gas Price Promises Would Just Increase Big Oil Profits

Pittsburgh-area site is chosen for major refinery

Call Me Maybe

American ISPs to launch massive copyright spying scheme on July 12


Study: Dallas ranked among worst cities for cost of health care

My crazy RW uncle has a PHd in Global Politics, has a weekly call in radio show and writes

TRUDEAU: Most Pleased With His Own Daughter's Comment: "You're a good friend to the ladies, Dad."

Two weeks to go! Time for Game of Thrones Season 2 trailers!

Missouri Man Is First Private Business Owner to Sue HHS Over Contraception Mandate

Radical Feminism on Transgenderism

Corbett has modeled himself after Ron Swanson - the city manager in Parks and Recreation

Bond Set At $4 Million For Accused Texas Courthouse Gunman

who and where do we think we are?

I'm sorry, but this is the last straw for me! I can't be associated with this new demographic!

FBI Warns of Homegrown Violence After Afghan Massacre ABC News

Ex-Goldman trader starts condom revolution

Ann Coulter: Only Ann Coulter (not Sarah Palin) should exploit the GOP base

Peyton Shocker! He signs with the Saskatchewan Roughriders!

Hot Dogs

SWIFT Severs Iran Ties, Cuts Tehran Off From Global Financial System

What if all the artists who sent cease & desist letters to GOPers had a concert for Obama's PAC?

New species of frog found at Yankee Stadium

No Jaguars for Tebow---

Wierd uninstall problem

Sandra Fluke and Republican hatred

Richard Lugar Ruled Ineligible To Vote For His Own Reelection

Obama Slams Energy Critics As Members Of 'Flat Earth Society'


NRC Report on NASA Aeronautics Activities Released

Ron Paul adviser: 'Of course' we'd trade our delegates to Mitt Romney for putting Rand on the ticket

Unused Fossil Fuels = Why we have Oxygen

American ISPs to launch massive copyright spying scheme on July 12

That's it - I'm spending all my campaign time in Pennsylvania

Bipolar II, mixed episode?

The Wild Animals are Here!

As obnoxious as Blago is, it's too bad he's doing his time so far from his family

In reaction to Rush, rules are proposed for Hall of Famous Missourians

The Natural Evolution of Commercial Space Continues

Texas man allegedly killed soldier for not believing in God

Army: Soldier who leaked documents aided al-Qaida

Apparently, in FL you can shoot and kill anybody walking down the street,

Marie Osmond pees herself on stage.

New Multi-billion dollar petrochemical Plant to be built in SW PA.

I Know Something You Don't Know

Congress’s War on the United States Postal Service

Wow. I have a thread at the top of the greatest page!!

Thunder only happens when it's raining...

Props to the DU front page design.

Comments on the New, Reformatted Home Page

Julius Caesar died on this day back in 44 B.C.

Minnesota: 100% Renewables Not A Pipe Dream, Study Shows

Would "troubled assets" be paper that banks wanted to get rid of?

If employers don't want to provide proper health insurance for their employees

Texas man allegedly killed soldier for not believing in God

Propose a clique.

Tennessee legislature joins Peyton chase

10 companies profiting most from war

"The Flying Scotsman" Great movie!


How/Where can we watch The Road We've Traveled?

Meet Daryl Metcalf - the teabagger who controls the Pennsylvania Legislature

First post first, or first post last?

Ides of March: What Is It? Why Do We Still Observe It?

The national right wing’s top Senate target: Ohio

Pink Slime Ground Beef - Schools Can Opt Out, USDA To Announce (BBC)

May Day 2012: The Call for a General Strike

"Clever" Anti-Obama Bumper Sticker.

Sen. Lugar: Marion County Election Board declares senator & wife ineligible to vote in home precinct

For those who like Ghost Stories/Ghost Hunters/or just something interesting.

Hi Geniuses! Sigh. I have Mac Mail and received a notice from Apple saying there will be no more

My Lesbian Daughter: "First they came after us,

and The Rich get Richer

Day care murder suspect found guilty, mentally ill

What is this?

Republican Penguins?

Syria ‘setting border mines to stop refugee flight’

Republican senators want to sell seniors on Medicare privatization

At NCAA - Southern Miss Band Chants ‘Where’s Your Green Card?’ At Hispanic Kansas State Player

Judge approves date for Walker recall election

Kid is shaking her head like something is wrong in her ears.

Lobbyist group lobbies White House for guidance on lobbying loophole

A banned troll tells me in GD that Marie Osmond peed on Stage...

The richest get richer (David Cay Johnston)

Colbert: GOP primary like 2008 minus women and black people

I think everybody needs a little refresher course on words and language around here...

Hannity Palls Around With A Slavery Apologist Who Thinks Most Women Are 'Little Whores'

Should mail that was delivered to the wrong address 14 years ago be returned to sender?

The Southern Miss Band Chanted "Where’s Your Green Card?" At Kansas State’s Angel Rodriguez (VIDEO)

Gingrich: "As My Foes Wrangle, the 'More Attractive I'll Look"

Does my husband, Dry Hump, make my dog look big?

Mr. Romney, have you been to Mississippi?

On March 14, Historic First Step in Implementing No Labels Make Congress Work! Action Plan

The $6.6 Trillion Retirement Problem: Unions Push Boost to Social Security Benefits

The Pink Slime Deal Reminds Me of This:

Numberphile parody: Numberphool an 1089

Charlie Brooker on Kony 2012

Crazy Stuff the GOP Says: College

All this talk of cliques is making me thirsty.

Meghan McCain to Playboy: I’m ‘Strictly Dickly’

Detroit Police policies changed in First Amendment settlement with ACLU

Karzai: NATO should scale back, hasten handover

Yoda, the World's Ugliest Dog, dies

Mississippi Health Exchanges

What's Next for Texas' Women's Health Program?

Pat Robertson: Sure, Have Oral Sex (If You're Married)

Lobbyist group lobbies White House for guidance on lobbying loophole


Peyton Manning In Talks With Dolphins About Whether Miami Would Be A Good Place To Retire

Meditation Strengthens the Brain (UCLA Neurologists)

GOP frosh to back millionaires’ tax

Tell President Obama: Time For DeMarco To Go! - petition

Romney was at it again: "Guess what? I made a lot of money"

Rush Limbaugh toons


May Day 2012: The Call for a General Strike

The Man Who Broke Atlantic City

Elizabeth Warren Answers The Question, 'Does Washington Work For You?'

Don't look at this post (if you are afraid of spiders)

"Strictly Dickly" is the phrase of the day. Modify a thread title to include "strictly dickly."

Evidence Builds That Meditation Strengthens the Brain (via ScienceDaily)

Brown Recluse range change

POTUS gets the mix.

Debate rages over Mexico 'spillover violence' in U.S.

J.K. Rowling's charity giving knocks her off Forbes' billionaires list

Rush the Big Fat Gas Bag

Attorney asks for dismissal in WikiLeaks case

Newton's laws of motion demonstrated

For the second time, I cannot creat a new thread in either GD or Good Reads.

Les Mis Fans which did you like better the 10 anniversay or 25th?

Is there any way of getting rid of the "Jesus is Lord" ad?

Domestic Violence Homicides Up 24% in NY, But Services for Victims Still Cut by $3 Million

Brian K. Vaughn's new book is worth a look

An invitation to New York State residents...

An invitation to New York State residents...

Limbaugh Has Advertisers Recalculating Web’s Power: Tech

Brownback: 'Go Work Somewhere Else' If You Want Contraception

OOOOOPS. Sherrod Brown just said "niggardly" live on MSNBC

At NCAA Tournament, Southern Miss Band Chants ‘Where’s Your Green Card?’ At (Puerto Rican) Player

The voters determined that Rick Santorum wasn't fit to serve in the US senate.

Petition to stop Puppy Mill from being approved in Gorham, NY

US threatens India over Iran oil

Yoda, the World's Ugliest Dog, dies

Neutrinos transmit message through solid rock

Comcast: Of course we'll fix our billing mistake... for just $25

Obama administration putting Freedom of information in jeopardy?

Forget the NCAA....I love high school basketball.

Another Petition--Stop the Seal Hunts

Sunshine Week revealing the secrecy of the war on journalism?

Anyone else have a cat that does this?

Pants on fire

Jeremy Scahill: Obama insists to keep journalist in jail

any chance a 16 seed winning a game this year?

Tony Perkins defends group in Minn school district tied to several gay student suicides

Vultures blind to the dangers of wind farms

Dear Financial Press, watching you do Goldman Sachs bidding in the last 24 hours has been a disgrace

Why is President Obama Keeping Yemeni Journalist Abdulelah Haider Shaye in Prison?

Drone Strikes Filing Today: Appealing the CIA's Attempt to Hide the Worst-Kept Secret in the World

'Romney wants GOP voters to be more rational'

Justice denied: Obama must defend killing citizens without a trial

Why We Should Care More About 'Blowback' from U.S. Foreign Policy

The Worst Moments From Romney's Fox Interview With Megyn Kelly

Cadmium link to Breast Cancer now established:

A World Without People

Mining Industry Puts a Freeze on Mapping of Argentina’s Glaciers

Growing Power in Chicago (Cabrini Green) needs your help.

Michael J. Fox on current Limbaugh controversy

Drumbeat: March 14, 2012

Why is Bradley Manning a hero ?

Bolivia's President Morales to meet Santos in Colombia

A Little Levity Goes a Long Way..

Hero of the Day Wisconsin Rep Fred Kessler


Fox Poll Shows Obama Winning Over Romney and Conservative Ignorati

Poll: Most Republicans don't know Rick Santorum is Catholic

I frequently tell fellow Jews that the GOP is no friend to us. Theyre after Sandra Fluke's Jewish BF

Peak Oil Review - Mar 12 (and changes at

Checkmate: Colombia Will Decriminalize Drugs

Senate Approves Gay Judicial Nominee

Frothy Mix vows war on porn!!

He helped Tim Geithner steal your tax $$ for Wall St; now, he's at Goldman

For the Ides of March: We should totally just stab Caesar!

If Ron Paul trades his delegates to Romney, where do you think all of his supporters will go?

Manufacturing in 2 US Regions Grew (big time) in March

Rumor has it NEWT is pissed at the GOP...his presence at the Oval race when he has no hope

Am I the only one who can't see recs?

Tennis: Michael Llodra makes racist taunt to Asian-American woman, then doubles down on the idiocy

Three New Endorsements from DFA

‘God Hates Fags’ Church Preparing Ad for Limbaugh Show

Without judicial reform 'Colombia would be a banana republic': judge .

Global Warming sucks. I don't want to garden yet.

54-54 with 6:21

Advice needed re: the light fandango

TSA relaxes rules on airport screening for travelers 75 and older

Tim Donnelly (R-Calif.) seeks plea deal in airport gun case

The Mill and the Cross - an homage to Bruegel...

Even Fruit Flies Do It:

Looks like Harvard and Vandy a pretty good match.

Jury acquits Chris Cook of assault

How a Christian Fighter Pilot and FOX News Tried to Stop Fort Bragg Atheist Festival (And Failed)

Can we get a separate folder in the Lounge

New Yorkers welcome Mitt Romney

Council on Foreign Relations: Questions We Dare Not Ask About Iran

Occupy Miami's Overtown Safehouse Raided by Dozens of Miami Police With Assault Rifles

A new personal record. Killed three black widows today. I hate em!

UPDATED--Church Chastity Presentation Fails to Excite

Who are you following on Twitter?

Policy Options to Raise Revenue - Citizens for Tax Justice

Michael Cera Looks Like Hitlers Mom

President Obama and Bo - pics

President Obama stops at Texas Ribs & BBQ in Clinton, Md. - pics

Does anyone else root or not for an NCAA team because of the politics of where the team is from or..

Republican bill would enroll seniors in same health plans as lawmakers

Tyson worker dies after injury

President Obama beats back GOP over gas prices

NASA | Evolution of the Moon

Karzai asks NATO to leave Afghan villages; Taliban scrap talks

Heartbroken Santorum Condemns Gay Marriage for Two-Timing Jerks Like Nick

Just saw the trailer for Dark Shadows on Ellen

Catholic bishops pressured Komen over Planned Parenthood

I just ordered 10,500 pieces of literature paid for entirely by the DU!!!

Signs of financial strain showing up for Romney

GOLDMAN HEIR SPEAKS: Greg Smith Was Right, They Ruined My Great-Grandfather's Company

One Year on, My Neighbourhood Destroyed, My Life Torn Apart

Why I am leaving the Empire, by Darth Vader.

who knew the Fox Had Mittens?

The difference between dogs and cats

Earth’s lost frontier is about to be explored firsthand after more than half a century

xPost from GD: The GOP is no friend to us. Theyre after Sandra Fluke's Jewish BF

GOLDMAN HEIR SPEAKS: Greg Smith Was Right, They Ruined My Great-Grandfather's Company

Assad’s personal emails mock opposition, rave about iTunes

Dianne Feinstein on Violence Against Women's Act

Lousy Transit Fails Ohio’s Urban Poor

Ashley X "treatment" starts to catch on, complete with "pillow angels quality of life support group"

President Edwards vs President Palin?

Biden names names; says GOP 'dead wrong' on auto bailout

President Edwards vs President Palin?

In abortion battle, White House defunds Texas Women Health Program

Stolen baby case: Houston police wanted $500 to issue a public alert on kidnapped boy

Late Civil Rights leader still building bridges (Bayard Rustin)

Who Really Gets Burned With Tort Reform?

Letter to former Goldman Sachs exec Greg Smith: keep writing until you put them out of business

Abortion foes to say exorcism prayers in southwest Ohio

Here's what Mitt Romney got for $100 million

How does a man remain governor of a state after he tells women

Paramilitaries face trial for 1982 massacre of 256 Indians

'We Have No Choice': One Woman's Ordeal with Texas' New Sonogram Law

Corbett really said that the VoterID law will increase the number of voters

Obama Brings Down Veterans Unemployment by 5 Points!!! Below National Average!! (Important Updates

South Carolina City Adopts Non-discrimination Ordinance

A friend told me he saw this bumper sticker

The Iceland Financial Renaissance Miracle Continues

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 16 March 2012

Almost Spring in New York

Really, jury?

Southern Mississippi band members to be discipline for racist chants.

San Francisco Sheriff pleads to different charges and gets to keep his job

No upsets in 8 games

Hispanics Hate the Republican Party

We just got back from the Augusta Maine showing of "The Road We've Traveled".

Bellweather rail stock, CSX, up 8% today!

ID Unknown

250 Record Highs Set Wednesday, More to Come Today

I want to invest in Free Range Beef

GOP Meats

Is hockey worth watching live? Never seen a hockey game.

Experts: Up to half of world's food goes to waste

(Article) The Forgotten History of Gay Marriage

What would you do? (marital 'infidelity'?)

Gallagher Suffers Heart Attack

Chicago's dedication to more green parks

Hearts And Minds

Chevron halts Brazil production after new leak

Romney’s Double Standard: Gives Limbaugh A Pass For Sexist Remarks, But ‘Outraged’ At Bill Maher

bend over gentlemen...

President Obama's "The Road We've Traveled" - FULL VIDEO

Southern Miss band chants 'Where's your green card?"

Private Prison (CCA) Turns On Employee For Speaking Out About Abuse & Neglect

Tornadoes in southeast Michigan; live coverage

Recieved a GREAT phone call last night!

Super-PAC donors: The repo man backing Romney

Southern Miss Apologizes for Band's Chants

This thread is of vital importance to everyone. n/t

President Obama's ''The Road We've Traveled'' - full video

"You gotta get some juice. I’m just saying – it’s true.”

Rick Santorum Now Coming for Your Porn

Tweety's guest equates tying a dog to a car roof with windsurfing