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Archives: March 16, 2012

Putin's fabled tiger encounter was PR stunt, say environmentalists

Is he saying Sandra Fluke should commit suicide?

Walking While Black and "Suspicious"

The Road We Travel is going live now...

"The Purpose of Occupy Wall Street Is to Occupy Wall Street" / Michael Moore

high school assembly descends into homophobic rant

Mitt Romney has the GOP strapped to the roof of his car

The fate of humankind rests on what you type today in this thread


The live stream of the Obama video "The Road We've Traveled" is terrible

I'm so flippin' proud of this president!

Do you think it will happen? The Dow is only 911.67 points away from its all time high!

German celeb bunny meets untimely demise (Sad story--not for the tender hearted)

Kris Kobach, Nativist Son (Mother Jones)

1940 census at

Bobblehead doll of John Wilkes Booth pulled from Lincoln museum

President Obama Has Now Quadrupled The Number Of Openly Gay Judges On The Federal Bench

For those that missed The Road We've Traveled, here is where you can watch it:

Wow....Melancholia (the movie, not the condition) If you saw it -

Clashes Flare in Bahrain on Arab Spring Anniversary

Anyone watching The Finder?

What Isn’t for Sale?

Corbett budget would have devastating impact on people w/ intellectual & developmental disabilities

A brief review of He Walked Among Us

Something has got to change.

Reincarnation within the family, how often does it happen?

Extreme Bike Ride of the Day

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Brad Friedman subs for Mike

The Road We've Travelled

The Road We've Travelled Video

fossils hint at new human species

"Including the dog, that I allowed myself to feel some satisfaction." President Obama

Does anybody know anybody that works for the Obama re-election campaign?

Kudos to Tom Hanks. His narration was professional to the enth degree. His voice lends

Texas loses Medicaid funding in effort to spite Planned Parenthood

So Who is the most Deliciously Evil Villian on a TV show or movie.

Santorum picked the wrong fight; GOP loves its porn (more than liberals), study shows

The Barack O'Bama Irish Reel, -great music video for Saint Patrick's Day-

In risky election-year move, Republicans offer Medicare alternatives

Democrat Rep. Gary Ackerman of New York retiring

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

Misleading calls followed ID as non-Tories, voters say

Ever been in a flood? Sewer backed up in our house one time. Fortunately my brother had several

Dr. Housing Bubble 03/13/12

TSA to expedite airport security screening for $100 fee

What other websites do you reccommend? I like "Arts & Letters Daily". Well organized. Lots to read

Heads up--Rachel interviewing Inhofe!

New York cuts pension benefits for public workers

American ISPs to launch massive copyright spying scheme on July 12

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

This message was self-delicious for its author

Mississippi lawmakers move ahead on tough immigration bill

V.C.U. !!!!!!!!!!

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

*Rachel should remind Inhofe

"Free Speech" vs. Libel - Bill Maher decries ‘false equivalency’: Limbaugh went after a civilian

Imhofe is on Rachel's show.

The ebook reader of the future

The war on women continues: Lawmaker Suggests Beaten Ladies Remember the Good Times

Is there any quick way to view past Wallpaper files?

Cuba Catholic dissidents occupy church in Havana

Scooter-riding gunman kills two French soldiers

I was blamed for the high cost of gasoline today.

Indulge my ignorant speculations about the Afghanistan massacre

His followers called him Mahasamatman and said he was a god.

Things to Do in Denver When You're Rod

MPs might have been mistreated during Israeli visit: Speaker

Developing Austerity Disaster: Greek society is in the process of collapsing.

John Edwards Trial: U.S. Court Looks At Possible Lawyer Conflict

What's everybody drinking tonight?

U.S. Seeking Use of Funds to Aid Russian Democracy

Questions for supporters of expanded executive power in the war on terror

It's the Official "Blame Archae" Thread!

AFL-CIO Calls for Across-the-Board Raise in Social Security Benefits

It's the Official "Blame Maidinmaryland" Thread!

Apparently Harper brought in his senior people and asked if they knew anything about robocalls,

Nina Turner is on Lawrence discussing the Viagra bill

Senators Demand DOJ Release Secret Spy Court Rulings

Southern Miss. band chants ‘green card’ at Latino player

I went to Olive Garden last night.

Assad's wife shops while protests rage, leaks reveal

Anyone else see Senator Nina Turner on Lawrence O'Donnell?

Despite Rights Concerns, U.S. Plans to Resume Egypt Aid

I noticed something above Inhofe's head on Rachel...

Senator Barbara Boxer video: A Woman's Voice

Does anyone have any information on the new law

Chile students clash with police as protests resume

Fresno Ca. 3/28 7:00pm “Courage to Resist Tour” Veteran Jeff Paterson speaks of Bradley Manning

Question about Dana Carvey

GREAT explanation of tenure

Defender of Marriage caught in affair threatens to sue state of MN and expose more sex scandals

Fans of 60's TV show "COMBAT" donate to Boney (She Was So Afraid ) and JuJubee

Vogue Magazine's Newest Haute Couture Model is Ten Years Old.

In the Real World Cheney's a Criminal

Fresno Ca. 3/28 7:00pm “Courage to Resist Tour” Veteran Jeff Paterson speaks of Bradley Manning

Toons: Republican Party Ladies Night, March Madness, Gone is the Win and More. - 3/15/2012

Boeing won't produce 787-9 horizontal tails in Seattle

It's begun...

Your Death Notice

UK Daily Mail trashes Cameron and his "fawning of Obama"

"He really is being treated unjustly by many Americans..."

Republican Jesus: "It Is Good"

Broken Hydrant, Lewd Art Anger Neighbors

Catholic Bishops: Birth Control Is 'Ubiquitous And Inexpensive'

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

Isn't it time to say Rush has lost X% of

"Americans Elect and the third-party chimera"

Women to go on Sex Strike in Response to Brownback’s Bill

Why You Should Jailbreak Your iPhone

An asthma inhaler that costs $274.99 for a 30 day

Maddow And Sen. James Inhofe Have Tense Exchange Over His Ties To Ugandan Anti-Gay Bill

Utah's Hatch battles Tea Party in Republican caucus

Two more Righthaven appeals (one against DU) dismissed

Inhofe cracks Maddow Up: tells her "Environmentalists have more money than the energy industry"

By talking about Maher, the Republicans are defending Limbaugh.

Texas Companies Get Break to Clear Up Tax Records

Romney Bails on Another Debate

Win With Women 2012 dot com

question regarding time zones and DU

Dumbest bumper sticker I've ever seen

Queensland Voters Dudded On Dredging

I am trying to imagine if the Metropolitan Community Church (a church which largely caters to gays)

State Spends Big to Pay Workers for Unused Vacation

Ooh, mr referee...

If you're one of the three jurors who voted leave alone here, I want to hear from you.

Tis puzzling...

An Iran attack is the toughest question Israel faced since 1948

CA: House race shows Democrats' improved prospects in Inland Empire

Jon Stewart: ‘Epic’ Daily Show Segment Blasts U.S. For Cutting Off UNESCO Funding

So Much For Freedom And Small Government

U.S. Backs New Grisly Antismoking Ads for Television

The 1% at Its Very Worst: Koch Brothers Exposed

Absolutely mindblowing video shot from the Space Shuttle during launch

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

DPS outsourced border security to private firm via no-bid contracts (Updated evening of 3/16)

What election other than the Presidential is most important to you this year?

David Furnish: Fighting the Stigma

Obama: GOP Candidates 'Would Have Been Founding Members Of The Flat Earth Society'

If Rush is really a patriot, shouldn't he make his show available to the troops for FREE?

What Do You Think of This Picture?

Does wearing a white coat make you smarter?

The Road We've Traveled (Obama Documentary)

CBC uncovers more Conservative links to fraudulent Canadian election calls

Inhofe on Rachel Maddow

"Do we have the courage to face the realities of our time?"

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Thursday, the Ides of March)

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) says she will have minor shoulder surgery Friday morning

Tweet from Scott Olsen

Caption this picture:

What do these brands have in common?

How does one simply report a suspected troll?

Holy crap, John Oliver was good tonight !

Newt Gingrich, Agent of Chaos

Michele Bachmann goes after Occupy Wall Street-ism

Rahm Emanuel to Romney: ‘If You Can’t Stand up to Rush, How Are You Going to Stand up to Russia?

The internet in 1969

The Learning Curve, thanks for the help

Johnny Cash sings "Man In Black" for the first time (with intro)

I'm way overdue for a visit to this forum. Hello everyone!

Waihee and Cayetano: Hoopili Flaunts Mandate to Protect Ag Land

US Fuel Exports Expected to DOUBLE by 2015

The McDougall Plan continues to work its magic! Epic weight loss journey now 2/3 finished!

a whole bunch of bumper stickers

Unknown Tech Company Defies FBI In Mystery Surveillance Case

Lakers miss the point in trading Derek Fisher

Democrats recruiting former GOP lawmaker to run in Michigan primary

6 months later, what has Occupy protest achieved?

For Apple, Pressure Builds Over App Store Fraud!

I need a question for the elders about feminine power...

Rob Reid:The 8 Billion Dollar IPod- TED talk(Reid skewers the numbers behind the copyright lawsuits)

Praying for 'justice at the court' and against 'Obamacare'

Oded Golan walks after nine year trial...........

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

Are we automatically logged out every so often on DU3?

Syria: Assad's father-in-law compares Syrian uprising to London riots

Dying Man's Final Wish: One Last Meeting With His Dog

Romney's Crony COMMUNISM

Occupy protesters arrested at St. Louis park

The 3-Ring Circus: Romney, Santorum and Gingrich

Assad's wife shops while protests rage, leaks reveal

North Korea Says It Will Launch Satellite Into Orbit

Cross and bed found in Anglo-Saxon grave shed new light on 'dark ages'

Google in New Privacy Probes (In U.S. and Europe)

Ex-Googler Rips Google, Says It's Gone From 'Innovation Factory' To 'Ad Company'

Church of England's Archbishop of Canterbury to Step Down

Vote USA Survey very interesting

Toon: What the President Does

Fired GOP Staffer Threatens To Out Legislators’ Extramarital Affairs

The MYTH about Occupy's 'hibernation'

AHA: Walking may lessen the influence of genes on obesity by half

RIAA and ISPs to police your traffic starting July 12

House race shows Democrats' improved prospects in Inland Empire (CA)

12 states on path to guns with no permits

Salon: Home-schooled and illiterate - for some kids it means isolation with little education

Natural Born Drillers (Drilling isn't a serious job plan)

George Osborne poised to slash top tax rate from 50p to 40p

Alice In Chains

Oklahoma Senate passes Open Carry bill 34-9, goes to House

Can you imagine the CEO of Foxconn telling Americans to speak Chinese if you want to buy an iPad?

Great Santorum diss:

Barbara Ehrenreich: How I Discovered the Truth About Poverty

When Did the Catholic Church Endow Sperm With Inalienable Rights?

Texas Gov Rick Perry calls for prostate exam reforms

Anyone for pi/pie - mirror image.

can i temporally set no jury duty?

No Sign Of Retreat

Bill to bar employer bias against gun owners gets OK from Missouri House

So much for 'he made it worse'

A history lesson from Rev Al: Selma to Montgomery on Bloody Sunday and LBJ's "right to vote" speech.

MRN: Cheney CANCELS Canada, SXSW Homeless Hotspots

Omaha Steve's local Campaign Kickoff info & a lil more

The Banality of Corporate Evil

Drug kingpin Christopher 'Dudus' Coke to be sentenced in New York today

Repubs Less Enthusiastic About Romney Than They Were About McCain

Repukes fight 'violence against women' law, as they have no interest in women's issues. Big Ed.

Paul Krugman: The Idea That Drilling Can Cure Unemployment Is A Joke

Good listen: Eli Zaretsky interview on BBC Radio 3

Mike Luckovich cartoon: "Tough crowd"

We're celebrating our 13th anniversary this weekend!

Krugman: Natural Born Drillers

Wisconsin: Fitzwalkerstan wins an award (Black Hole Award: for lack of transparency in government)

Stock Markets Perform Much Better Under Democratic Than Republican Presidents

So much for 'he made it worse'

Eli Zaretsky interview on BBC Radio 3

GOP Post Partum Abortion Clinic

If you thought the War on Drugs is waste, this is worse:

Zombie Banks: How Broken Banks and Debtor Nations Are Crippling the Global Economy

Comptroller: Be Vigilant, Changes Will Always Occur

Toon- War Criminals....

Funny Friday...

recovery for the 1%, recession for the rest

President Obama Has Now Quadrupled The Number Of Openly Gay Judges On The Federal Bench

Why Peyton Manning will never join your team

Using National Archaeology Day as a Response to American Diggers

U.S. Faces Challenge to "Drug War" as Latin American Countries Mull Decriminalization, Legalization

"The more noise, the bigger the repudiation in November."

The Lorax- A week of Toons

America’s Crimes of War

'They Must Have Been Founding Members of the Flat Earth Society'

a parting thought on this Friday morning... (off to work)

Here's A New (Original) Song We Just Recorded

"The Republicans have lost the national contraception war."

Robert Reich: Why Republicans Aren’t Mentioning the Real Cause of Rising Prices at the Gas Pump

Looks like everyone here in the US decided to turn criminal

Just imagine this country if all these anti-choice folks would put that same effort they use...

Who Really Gets Burned With Tort Reform?

British enter the Space race.

So what does Wolverine do when he chips a tooth?

Imagine if a Republican were President

It's Raining Mitt!

Allstate/National Journal Heartland Monitor poll has Obama over 50% approval

But,But,But...Were the Good Guys

Republic Report Sends Letter To 34 Retiring Members of Congress: Stop Backdoor Bribery, Disclose Neg

Oh, Super PACs! A Music Video

VIDEO: Superlobbyist Trent Lott Fumbles To Explain Why He’s Shilling For Scam Schools

Concerned here in DE

Obama approval rating up to 51% in new poll

Reich: “The American pie is growing again, but most Americans aren’t getting much of a slice.”

The U.S. prison population fell two consecutive years; 2010 the largest decrease since 1977

Police shoot explosives at student protesters' heads in Montreal

state by state speak your mind hampshire

Goldman Exec Inspires Rick Santorum To Leave The GOP: 'It’s Not Toxic Enough'

Warren Buffett Awards Wall Street-Sized Pay Praised by Jamie Dimon

Woman in sumo wrestler suit assaults ex-girlfriend who waved at man dressed as Snickers bar

Rio and the River Otter

Gallup survey: Republicans have the Mitt Romney blues

As a Dog owner for most of my life--I can't even fathom strapping my dog on top of my car in a cage.

Pic Of The Moment: GOP Less Enthusastic About Romney 2012 Than McCain 2008

Put in your earplugs, put on your eyeshades, you know where to put the cork: Limbaugh on Twitter

Struggling Clear Channel And Rush Limbaugh's $400 Million Payday

Obama picks Baylor over Notre Dame in the women's final...

Happy! Can see my .pdf thumbnails again

Will John Oliver's EXCELLENT "UNESCO Funding Cut" Piece Go Viral...I doubt it....

Cuomo's DNA Databank: Adultery, Being Loud In Church, and Fortune Telling Now Crimes

I repeat: The issues with the targeted killing program are *transparency* and *accountability*.

Rachel's interview with Inhofe

Republicans want a Sharia Law for Christ

Congrats to proud new papa John Fugelsang!

Republicans want a Sharia Law for Christ

The Navy Is Sending Everything It Needs For A War With Iran To The Strait Of Hormuz

Poll: JoePa deserves stadium rename

Occupy Protesters Clash With Police In South St. Louis

So if I'm supposed to cut off sex

A Drill to Replace Crucial Transformers

Obama Administration Ends Medicaid Funding For Texas Women’s Health Program

Firm Romney Founded Is Tied to Chinese Surveillance

The Dark Shadows Trailer

How about a Friday Shoegazer music thread?

Santorum wants to ban hardcore pornography

Protests Don't Matter To GOP

This Pork Eating Crusader Patch Is A Huge Hit With {german} Troops In Afghanistan

so GLAD i am on Twitter...

Here's a fun band I recently discovered. The Redwalls.

Gingrich: 176K donors want me to stay in race

Do you really believe the 420 bills against women rights will have an impact

Misogynist Twit Joins Twitter

Right-to-Work Laws, Explained

China's Energy Future: Less Solar and Wind, More Nuclear and Hydro

Mayor Bloomberg says ‘piling on’ of Goldman Sachs is ‘ridiculous’

Five workers' rights rollbacks Mitt Romney wants to see

From gourmet cuisine to down home cooking (“hot sauce; got to be hot")

Clooney (and his father) arrested in protest at Sudanese Embassy (+Rep. Jim Moran, others)

Friday TOON Roundup 1- Smart Bombs, Dumb Wars

Friday TOON Roundup 2- Gold Mansacks

Post a song that can get you out of your miserable funk

Democratic Senators Issue Strong Warning About Use of the Patriot Act

Friday TOON Roundup 3- the rest

Why Greg Smith Is 'Dead Right' About Goldman Sachs

Review: Beyond Religion by The Dalai Lama

Income inequality in the Roman Empire

Bruce Springsteen’s keynote address at SXSW 2012.

Racist campaign bumper stickers go viral

Poachers Kill 200 Elephants in Cameroon Park - graphic photo warning

Santorum: Ich bin ein Puerto Rican-er ("I never said only English should be spoken here. Never...")

Pa lawmakers running for the hills on Ultrasound bill, pulled from being voted on

Obama Campaign Releases Full 17-Minute, First-Term Documentary

Beyond Religion: Ethics for a Whole World by the Dalai Lama

CONFESS!!!! What song are you listening to right NOW

Wisconsin State Senate to be split BEFORE recall elections

Honeybee Deaths Linked to Corn Insecticides

Virtuous Arguments (from Inside Higher Ed)

Thom Hartmann Teaches Economics 101 to Fox-so-called-News

Religion at work can bring fire and brimstone

Wisconsin Sen Pam Gallaway R resigning from Senate, senate now split 16-16 GOP loses their majority

I need a cord cutting.

Best priices on K-cups or equivalent?

VIDEO: Foo Fighters & Joan Jett - Bad Reputation - David Letterman 11-15-11

Mamas and their babies - pics

Does Labor Have Any Real Friends?

Italy Said to Pay Morgan Stanley $3.4 Billion

Should I stay or should I go?

VIDEO: Joan Jett & the Blackhearts - Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap

Post here and I'll tell you what I really think about you!!!

For Romney, a campaign shaped by Bush allies

They have their economic bible (Atlas Shrugged). I have mine (Greedy Bastards).

Afghanistan: A Gathering Menace

Noticed something interesting in this Fox Gingrich interview

Giving Up Your Bank for Lent

Horizontal Meets Vertical; Occupy Meets Establishment

All declared candidates for President 2012

I tried to use the "Find member" search to locate H20 Man for a PM but get nothing

Going Out For Our Annivesary Tonight

Bosco Enriquez snitched on Miami's Latin gangs; then cops abandoned him to rape and deportation

Winter not quite over yet (photo)

Bruce Springsteen - SXSW - Keynote Address - HD

Dharun Ravi found guilty of invasion of privacy, tampering with evidence, witness tampering.

Sid Miller's social media lesson (TX transvaginal law author)

High Speed Rail Funds Aiding Local Transit in CA

Verdict reached in Rutgers webcam spying case

Restrictions on Viagra Bills don't go far enough

Online Privacy, Bullying In Schools, & War With Iran (The Point w/ Guest Host Ana Kasparian)

Rumor has it Suder to run for Galloway's seat

George Clooney in handcuffs protesting human rights abuses in Sudan

Did Paul Ryan break House Ethics Rules by filming his new political ad in the halls of Congress?

DU Album of the Day: "Nilsson Schmilsson" Harry Nilsson

Firm Romney Founded Is Tied to Chinese Surveillance

George Clooney Arrested Following Peaceful Protest Outside Sudanese Embassy

I just saw the most incredible Women against the Republican Party ad on MSNBC

Dharun Ravi should have taken the plea bargain

Roger Ebert: Hey Kids! Anybody Here Not Heard the F-Word? ("Bully" Anti-Bullying Documentary & MPAA)

Can people be tweet-bombed? Limbaugh now on Twitter @Limbaugh.

DU this poll: Will You Follow Rush on Twitter?

Need a good cathartic cry? Click here.

Democrats Say Goldman Whistleblower’s Column Makes Case For Volcker Rule

Like a scene from our dark past: Will justice be served for Trayvon Martin's death?

State Sen. Galloway to resign, leaving Senate split (WI)

Broncos fly to Peyton

Santorum Denies Global Warming: "The dangers of carbon dioxide? Tell that to a plant ...."

Activist Alert: Just read on a Planned Parenthood bulletin board

Powerful New Ad: 'GOP War On Women'

Male Fruit Flies, Spurned by Females, Turn to Alcohol

Neutrinos clocked at light-speed in new Icarus test

What are your plans for St. Paddy's?

Is it by design that ads cover posts now?

New column: Ask a Mississippi Republican (pic)

Pro-Life Leader: "I think contraception is disgusting-people using each other for pleasure.”

Doubling-Down on Dumb: The GOP War on Being Smart - Peter Smirniotopoulos

Romney's Subterranean Mansion

What! Barney Google was back last month and I missed it!

Fainting Spells Resurge at Obama Speeches

GASeous Emissions!

Getting old

Nassau County Republicans are trying to fast track the sale of all of our sewage treatment plants

The Reply I Got from Sen. Nina Turner

I defy you to post something sexier than George Clooney being arrested for a noble cause!!

Papantonio: Why The Occupy Movement Is Still Necessary

Obama flag at Florida Democratic Party office removed after veterans call it ‘disrespectful’

Mitt, 'if you can't stand up to Rush, how are you going to stand up to Russia?'

I just got a collections notice from a Hollywood Video debt.

Guest Lineups For The Sunday TV News Shows

Got any tips for leash training a dog?

Who is Greg Smith?

***MUST-SEE NEW RELEASE*** - "Fresh"

Italy Said to Pay Morgan Stanley $3.4 Billion

Gay webcam suicide accused guilty

Gas Prices would be cut in half overnight if Speculators were banned in Oil market...

Radioactive Seawater Impact Map (update: March 2012)

luke russert & chuck todd on MSNBC talk shows

Armed Bedouins enter Sinai peace force camp

Navy Chief: U.S. to Bring 'Sawed-Off Shotgun' to Persian Gulf

Thanks! The bandwidth conserving behavior of thread [view all] is back

(Sign petition): Iran: Stop the execution of Abdolreza Ghanbari

Rolling Stone Magazine: President Obama's War on Pot

Andy Pettitte returning to the Yankees?

Mitt Romney is a real turn around specialist.

Surging Santorum Wants 'White' Named Offical U.S. Lanuage

Rethugs offended by 'Obama flag', but will defend the Confederate flag...

What should the penalty be for those who are deported and re-enter the US and other nations?

The Denver "Police" Department is on a harassment spree against Occupy Denver.

What COMEDIANS have you seen live?

Rick Santorum has come to take away your freedom

Corbett Gave the game away.

S.D. governor vetoes concealed handgun bill

American Airlines fires blogging flight attendant

The real irony of the GOP's War on Women.

The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say)

“I asked him (the president) if I could have a spliff,”

Yoko, John, and Andy. Am I seeing what I'm seeing?

Fracking did not pollute water near homes: U.S.

In GOP race, voters divided over religion’s place in politics

Anyone remember who published the first accurate and non-hyperbolic information about AIDS?

Possible DU3 bug. Watch what happens when you

Obama opposes NC marriage amendment proposal

CPI Up 0.4 Per cent in February

White House asks Supreme Court to allow cross on Mt. Soledad

Whoa! Attorney general's office subpeonas Penn State University employees

Question on what I should do- job?

Tourists following GPS drive rental car into Moreton Bay, Australia

What's for Dinner ~ Friday March 16th

"the way to solve all problems by deploying the military hasn’t been true in the past, and ......

U.S. government sanctions limited sea lion killings

The birthers are now claiming Obama is threatening them if they 'persue' the birth certificate

Washington Post: 'The bin Laden plot to kill President Obama'

NATO helicopter crash kills 16 people in Afghanistan

Must be time to make some more money: Richards apologizes to Jagger for comments in book

Happy St. Patrick's Day..

Wisconsin GOP Loses Senate Majority, After Recall-Targeted GOPer Resigns

Mitt Romney's Southern Pander-ama

Is Parody a Felony? Latest Twist in Fight Over GOP Suppression of Wisconsin Labor Art Show

'This American Life' retracts its Foxconn story

Do neonicotinides cause bee decline?

Would you watch a Rush Limbaugh sex video on the Internet? CAUTION. Disturbing image deleted.

Can you pick up a bottle of Beam on the way home?

More Muppets!

Tune in to KPFA Roundtable Discussion with Military Veterans (including Scott Olsen)

Horrifying...but weird! Man killed buried under 20-foot mound of pinto beans

Catholics and Contraception: Boston, 1965

Musings on the Arizona Contraceptives Bill...

Three tubes fail testing at San Onofre nuclear plant

Dogs Match Music Notes Perfectly

Thom Hartmann: Somewhere Grover Norquist is freaking out!

Thom Hartmann: ''The Rent is Too Damn High'' For the Middle Class!

Kansas lawmaker: Don't make my 'primarily Caucasian' district more diverse

we live nearby ... we're ok, and no deaths or serious injuries in Dexter tornado

'This American Life' Retracts Its Damning Episode About Apple And Foxconn

Stalemate Hits $10 Billion Czech Nuclear Plan on Funding

The Cure for Snobbery

George Clooney should run for something!

Tanz mit Laibach

One down five to go. n/t

14 Colombians arrested after murder of Venezuelan soldiers

14 Colombians arrested after murder of Venezuelan soldiers

Breaking: Obama Campaign Releases Statement against (NC) Amendment One

"Close your eyes and I'll kiss you, tomorrow I'll miss you..."

DA Stan Garnett asks feds to leave Boulder marijuana dispensaries alone

Rush Limbaugh strikes again...

Romney is on his way to Puerto Rico. Here are some Spanish phrases for him.

Black Teens Win Polo Championship (Again)

Nixon in Love (letters)

Eli Zaretsky interview on BBC Radio 3

Do You Think That Mitt Romney Has Any Working Class or Poor Friends?

Why does Mitt lead in Illinois and Rick in Wisconsin

Half the Sky Trailer (The Global War on Women)

Sharron Angle won't run for office but will work on documentary to expose voter fraud

The Wasilla Wolf Killa pines for "General" Andrew Breitbart

‘This American Life’ retracts Apple episode, says Daisey fabricated parts

Isn't nonconsensual vaginal penetration

Corbett "struggled" with University of Pittsburgh students' questions; "unresponsive" to many

White Pride March expected March 24th in Edmonton - counter-protest group formed on Facebook

okay, I haven't been out of the house in a week now

St. Patrick's Day Plans?

Right-to-Work Laws, Explained

‘Epic’ Daily Show Segment Blasts U.S. For Cutting Off UNESCO Funding

It's despicable, I tell you! Teh UN/Soros conspiracy is downright evil!!1!

Rick Santorum Lounges Poolside With Passengers From Atlantas’ ALL GAY Cruise

Dharun Ravi found guilty of all 15 charges in the death of his roommate after webcam spying

Farty Niners are back in the chase for Manning!

Re-Militarization in El Salvador

Colo. man ticketed after cat refuses to go for jog

Westboro releases ‘You Might Be a Slut’ ad for Limbaugh’s show

Missouri Senate Candidates Don't Know Minimum Wage (Debate)

50+ Decomposing Cows Found At Merced Co. Dairy

A Helium Shortage?

Alabama State Democratic official says Bill Maher will not appear at party's Huntsville reception

President Obama finally responds to Sarah Palin's request for a debate...

Anyone else expect to see Springsteen when they hit the Boss Button?

If juries are random, how can they be tampered with?

Without observers, does the universe actually exist?

Hi from a fellow Mntan any thought on the weird winter?

Aurora Borealis over the Great Lakes and Canada

President Obama comes out against ballot measure targeting same sex couples in North Carolina

Supreme Court to Release Same-Day Recordings of Health Care Arguments.

Shaikh Abdullah meets Argentine leaders

Tiahrt (who had a son commit suicide) tells poor people to commit suicide

Bill O'Reilly Denies GOP Is Waging "War On Women?"

Honduras and the US: When Engagement Becomes Complicity

Honduras and the US: When Engagement Becomes Complicity

Two graphics that explain EVERYTHING: the Republican War on the 99%

Ya know -- you try to stick up for a guy and this is what you get

Yahoo Reports On Racist "Don't Re-Nig" Anti-Obama Bumper Sticker

Now this is one mug shot I gotta see!

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

"According to none other than Osama bin Laden, the president's choice of words hurt al Qaeda."

US tightens up on protesting

Church-Ordered Raid Sparks Controversy in Cuba

GOP War On Women (a one-minute ad)

911 tapes to be released this afternoon. Re: Trayvon Martin shooting.

State Dept. Seeks Firing of Peter Van Buren, Whistleblower who Exposed Wasteful Iraq Projects

@BarackObama just tweeted this: Romney's Bain is tied to Chinese Surveillance

Sincere question: "Sexual preference" or "Sexual orientation"?

The perils of running against a fantasy version of Obama

An email "from" Michelle Obama: "I love you back!"

Invisible Children Co-Founder Detained: SDPD (Public masturbation and vandalism spree)

Pakistan Says US Drone Attacks Violate Its Sovereignty

Genocide and rape by Colombian soldiers will stay in civilian courts .

Government Confirms That It Has Secret Interpretation of Patriot Act Spy Powers

This is soooo cool

Has anyone heard from BOSSHOG? It's been a long time, and I miss that old Navy Chief!

Our immoral drone war

Pamela Karlan was on CSPAN discussing the Constitutionality of ACA

White House Stands by Obama Push for Yemeni Journalist to Remain Behind Bars

Iran Doesn't Want War and is in fact Extending an Olive Branch!

In assassinating Anwar al-Awlaki, Obama left the Constitution behind

How did Corbett manage to avoid prosecuting anyone involved with the PA. Senate? (Feds found plenty)

Two Graphics That Illustrate Why Separation Of Church And State Are Important

When the US stopped funding UNESCO

Lets just say, for the sake of argument, that there is a Heaven. Wouldn't this be hilarious?

Westboro church pastor's son to face off against dad's picketers at atheist rally

The Truth About The Minimum Wage That Will Make You Gasp

Feds grant Native American tribe permit to kill bald eagles for religious purposes

Obama's Oil Flim-Flam - Krauthammer in the Washington Post

WSU police chief accidentally leaves gun behind toilet

Anyone have a wireless printer they love?

This has been the worst week for travel and communication!

Right-wing blogsite: Obama likes Cee-Lo Green - shock and horror!

Petitions for Economic and Social Well Being

This makes so much sense, what I just heard on the History Channel 2....

George Clooney's week - lots of pictures

Salon: Bloomberg visits Goldman Sachs HQ to tell bankers they're wonderful and everyone loves them

“Why did they not stop the killings?”

Want to find a Buddhist center or Sangha near you?

In my humble opinion it took a little too long to get rid of this assclown:

Republican-Controlled Arizona Legislature On Cusp Of Defunding Planned Parenthood

Ex-CBO Staffer’s Warnings About Foreclosures Ignored

Another fabulous Friday Afternoon Challenge for you: The Art of War!

Need some help with profiles

A very wise backpack choice

The Daleks meet the Ponies!

35 Reasons To Appreciate The Democratic Party

After the 2008 GOP primary there was only one thing all the non-Romney candidates agreed on

VIDEO: All 3 Missouri GOP Senate Candidates Stumped When Asked To Identify The Minimum Wage

If a tree falls and nobody heard it, did the cat die?

Just came across a fascinating radio broadcast- John B. Wells hosting

Analysis: Tapping oil from reserve may be trickier than ever

Sen. Lugar(r) ruled unable to vote at Indiana home!

David Brooks = worthless sack of flesh

Anyone have any wireless devices they love?

Public servants in poorer regions to get lower pay

Bob Turner, Weiner-Slayer, Takes Aim at Kirsten Gillibrand

Only White Rich Christian GOP Registered Heterosexual Males Can Vote

Obama Approval Ratings Jump

Female Serial Killers by Peter Vronsky

“I’m thinking maybe some Lincoln will rub off on them while they’re here”

Tunisia, Egypt, Libya urge Arab solution to Syria crisis

Gay groups denied permission to march in main St. Patrick's Day parade in South Boston

Obama's plane just landed at Hartsfield-Jackson airport in Atlanta.

Health chief warns: age of safe medicine is ending

O’Malley to address Catholics who support gay rights

Hillary Clinton: Women Need to Be Able to Choose

National Public Radio: The Facts and the Truth

Gay Republicans: End Anti-Gay Bullying Through Home Schooling


What CANADIANS have you seen live?

In Texas, Arizona and everywhere, fighting back against anti-women forces isn't optional

Seahogs tried to lure Peyton into airplane

Jason Russell Arrested: Co-Founder Of Invisible Children, 'Kony 2012' Creator, Detained In San Diego

Moscow court frees Russian opposition leader Udaltsov a day after he was jailed

Sen. Taylor sent box of excrement by mining bill supporter

I fucking hate political "pro-lifers" with the fury and heat of a billion supernovae...

Jimmy Cliff is live on You Tube right now.

Bypassing the Parties (or pretending that saving the Republican Party is good)

My new bumper sticker

Mitt Romney Stands to Profit from Chinese Surveillance

Absolutely mindblowing video shot from the Space Shuttle during launch

LEAP/E2020: The five devastating storms in summer 2012 at the heart of the world geopolitical swing

Mitch McConnell Votes Against Highway Bill He Said He’d Work To Pass

Just spent $$ buying BBC type tv series for my parents and I to watch. I'm so

how many brackets will be ruined if Norfolk State pulls the upset

Obama 2012 campaign launches 'The Road We've Traveled'

What kind of inconsiderate boob blasts 'music' from his car in a quiet neighborhood?

Google: rush limbaugh sex tourism dominican republic

9/11 hate crime victim's kin become US citizens

Soldier accused of killing Afghan civilians identified

Seriously that massacre in Afghanistan is frightening

Treyvon Martin Neighborhood Watch Shooting: 911 Tapes May Be Released

Michael Steele: The GOP Has No Message, ‘It Is Talking Through Its Rear End’

You Can Now Watch The Entirety Of HBO’s Game Change In Under One Minute!

Obama Lambasts Republicans for 'Flat Earth' Energy Policies

GOP Strapped to the Roof of Romney's Car - LOL

Video Of Invisible Children Co-Founder’s Naked Freak Out Surfaces (NSFW)

Weekend Economists Ask: "What Were They Thinking?" March 16-18, 2012

Staff Sgt. Robert Bales. Afghan shooter.

GDB (Good Democratic B-----s). It's a twofer. Racist and sexist!

Is there a way to login via https instead of http?

Dharun Ravi Guilty on 15 Counts... and I'm kinda sick to my stomach over it.

Amazing Race winners from last season ( Ernie and Cindy)

Residency issues no bar to Kerrey (D-NE US) Senate bid

Hot ticket

I have a piece of mail in my in-box but can't

Tonight on Countdown

*** It's time to vote for the next host of the A&A group

The Right wing finally finds an Obama supporter they like.

New PA Voter ID Law FAQ

Men brain-fagged from business cares need Malt-Nutrine - 1898

Indiana BMV rescinds Indiana Youth Group license plates

It has been raining all week.

The Eisenhower Quote That You Have To See

Rick Santorum Lounges Poolside In PR. Warning pic inside.

How The 1% Buy Our Elections

Syrian Volunteers Pick Up Land Mines Planted by Their Army

this is cool

Ethics violations filed against Prosser (WI Supreme Court Justice & Strangler Wannabe)

expedia, orbitz or Travelocity. Which is better for travel plans,

Tough crowd...

Apt. 3-G

Schadenfreude (n): The emotion felt by Kony 2012 skeptics watching this video:

"...the hate was seething through the pores of their very flesh..."