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Archives: August 28, 2012

Monday car show! (pic heavy)

"A Quaker's Response to Christian Fundamentalism" by Sallie B. King

DNA: The Ultimate Hard Drive

Poll: More Americans interested in Ryan's RNC 2012 speech than Romney's

Support the Student Loan Forgiveness Act of 2012

picked up my "uniform" this morning...

Photo of the week US retailer Target

an odd thing...

Vitamin B3 'helps kill superbugs' (BBC)

Luv the "Newsroom"!

Can anyone tell me what the deal is with Aravosis?

This is (or appears to be) a close election for the same reason Bud Light is the best selling beer.

Without a Pension's Security

Tampa Is Ground Zero for the Real Class Warfare

Why More Gun Control Laws Would Be Superfluous

(Alleged Leader) of Army plot to assassinate Obama was an RNC page at the 2008 convention

'emo-points' is the phrase of the hour.

RNC Opening Ceremonies have been postponed

I think I saw a clip of paul ryan recently...

Your RNC Convention translator

POS article from MSNnow: "Obama pays humble tribute to Armstrong with pic of himself"

Waiting out the storm in New Orleans, a 'different city' since Katrina

Apple Seeks U.S. Sales Ban on Eight Samsung Devices .

Obama adds Sioux City stop to weekend campaign visit to Iowa

Found on Facebook

Gay Marriage is like ....

Herman Cain says that if the competition "played fair," he'd be the GOP nominee.

John Sununu: Democrats are "vermin"

Reince Priebus scurries off to Hannity to call Chris Matthews a "jerk"

Does anyone have the true scoop on the Jumah at the DNC?

Makin' friends on Kali's ranch:

If your cats don't get excited by their dry food, you're skipping one very important step.

We need to STOP!

Guitarists will get this -- desperately searching for and especially FINDING that last lost pick.


The most frightening, yet defining moments of puberty -- "WTF just hqppened to my body!?!?!?!?"

Due to his habit of forgetting lyrics, the band limited MFM to 1 bowl of hash before any performance

You wanna know where MFM is? As usual, he's lookin' for love in all the wrong, oh SO wrong places.

Classic Bill Maher ...... on false equivalency

Texas delegates planning floor mutiny over RNC rules changes

Texas GOP delegation revolts

Mass Uprising

The Real Reason Republicans Can't Win Latinos and Women

Will the Levees hold?

Chris Matthews defends attack on Priebus: GOP 'dividing country along racial lines'

GOP Platform

Did anyone see Carrie Fisher at the Rosanne Barr Roast?

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Send in the Clowns... & a new Kitty gif

Welcome to Denver, Josh Beckett!

I'm really proud of my local radio station.

How do I find Page 1?

Wanna see a little shelf I made?

I got the dog a new toy today.

SurveyUSA Poll: Obama And Romney Tied In North Carolina

Retrofitting, From the Suburb On Out

RNC Theme is Born - 'You Don't Have To Like Romney To Vote For Him'

I wish the asshat Priebus didn't remind me so much of Bobby Darin. (Looks *only*)

Joseph Palermo, HuffPo: The Republican National Convention: Where Social Darwinism Meets Theocracy

Look, you do not warrant Professional Respect as a professional Liar.

LynneSin! Damn you for telling me about the human centipede!

Go Granny! Check out THIS protest sign. :)

Quick French Bread

Not Mitt Romney

"Why CNN Latest Florida Poll Should Panic GOP" by Kos at the Daily Kos

While you're at it, throw up a good vibe for the Mississippi Coast.

Future SF archbishop apologizes for DUI

Paul delegates mounting floor fight over new rules

So I just tuned into the RNC and I got...

Leader of Army Plot to Assassinate Obama Apparently Attended the '08 Republican Convention as a Page

Isaac threat to Gulf Coast well beyond New Orleans

Gay Republicans optimistic despite rebuffs from party

Another failed attempt to make Mitt likeable

Paul Ryan: Rape Is Just Another 'Method Of Conception'

Homeopathic Chiropractic Acupuncture?

I Truly Hope I'm Wrong...

Former Senator Arlen Specter Hospitalized With 'Serious' Condition (story developing)

an open letter to conservative men

True the Vote about Tea Party members making people feel uncomfortable about voting

Apple stock jumps on $1B Samsung verdict

A point to consider concerning Mr. Romney's character.

"The Comeback Skid" by Paul Krugman at the NY Times

(Screenpunch alert) Todd Akin’s rape comments find sympathy among conservative women in his district

On the Rachel Maddow Show tonight:

Romney Plans to Discuss Mormon Faith at Convention

"Poll: 53% of Americans Would Raise Taxes to Save Social Security" at ThinkProgress

The ED Show - Paul Ryan says term 'forcible rape' was 'stock language'

Arlen Specter hospitalized with a serious illness, friends confirm

Robinson: The Great Medicare Switcheroo

"Majority want taxes raised on the rich, only 8% think they pay too much"

The ED Show - Is the Republican Medicare spin working?

Boehner hopes minorities don't show up to vote.

Is it possible Romney is really just a robot built by the Koch Brothers?

This is why the GOP are going to try to hang the poor around Obama's neck because

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Tom Brokaw on O'Donnel's show is not going to let anyone say too much negative

So NOW Tom Brokaw speaks his mind about Romney

So will Kid Rock be singing this big hit of his at the RNC Convention?

The Power Behind Romney

Wells-Fargo to Cancer Patient: We've reached out to nonprofits. I call bullshit.

(NY) Assembly Paid $103,000 in Harassment Case

Wha-wha-wha-what? Ronnie "The Socialist" raised taxes? That's right kiddos


I don't much like Tom Brokaw

Is it me or HD?

The ED Show - A Florida Republican stands up for voting rights


It's an interesting story that Chris Christie was Romney's first choice for VP!

"Partisan Finger-Pointing Misses Real Deficit Story" by Christopher Payne at Bloomberg News


Responses to "Hillary started birtherism" RW meme?

WinAmp and .flv files..

On MSNBC Today I Saw Clips of Romney's Remarks Anti American Obama

Man killed while trying to create Bigfoot sighting

I saw American ingenuity at its finest tonight............

Tears of a Clown

True the they have a Facebook page I left a few comments showing interest

How Romney Paid ZERO U.S. Federal Income Taxes. Could it really be this simple?

"A Party of Factions Gathers, Seeking Consensus" by ADAM NAGOURNEY at the NY Times

Hey west coasters... run outside and see the International Space Station at 8:10

Video of the recent NYC shooting

It's not about the 'Jobs', stupid!

Every single DUer, stop what you are doing and go here:

Anti-Gay Activist and Prop 8 Donor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Young Boys

Romney sure whines a lot...

Richard Sipe: Vatican masturbation

unfortunate screen capture

Obama declares emergency in Louisiana (guess Jindal's response)

Palin and Hannity Wallow In Hope-Envy

Federal judge says Ohio must count disputed votes

Maybe there should be a interest clock at the DNC convention

BLOOMBERG: Ronald Reagan Is A 'Socialist!'

"Insecurity Separates Middle Class From Romney, Ryan" by Leo W. Gerard at Huffington Post

All about Irish actors.

Newt University debuts at the Republican National Convention

Missouri delegates angry at Mitt Romney over Todd Akin

Bloomberg Insider brands Reagan 'socialist'

Will there be an October Surpise? From Dems or Repubs? What will it be?

Another Obama hug from Charlie Crist

Todd Akin Claims Breastmilk Cures Homosexuality

LOL. RNC Shuns Ron Paul, Supporters Root For Romney Defeat

GOP fails to block MI Collective Bargaining vote!

Rights group says 2 Tibetan teens die after Tibetan teens die after setting them

Spanish Mayor Begins Anti-Austerity Campaign

Cooled coal emissions would clean air and lower health and climate-change costs

Let's do something nice for Chris Matthews

Turns out the frugal mystery fish I bought last week is a very mild catfish..

True or False: It's ok to eat fish

Animal rights group sues Kansas State Fair over slaughter video

"The Sun Belt, Eclipsed" by ADAM NAGOURNEY at the NY Times

One third less life on planet Earth

Anyone else think...

Romney & GOP elite cut a deal with the baggers to avoid floor fight

CCWers shoots, kills, robber in store in Florida

Ann Romney: There's going to be cuts... (Photo)

Bain, Romney have mixed record of profits, jobs and layoffs in North Carolina

New Orleans Emergency preparation plans

Had a request for some photos (dial-up warning)

Republicans should split into two parties.

Who here as the oldest working Microwave?

Denny Rehberg, GOP Senate Candidate, Said Lobbyists Are 'Solution,' Government Is 'Enemy'

new voter ID info

Chalkboard of Awesomeness

So...what was David Brooks up to in this article? Seems scathing anti-RMoney....

will the ron paul delegates just go away quietly???

Romney Dog on Roof Online Game -Mitt's and Seamus' Road Trip -Ryan and Palin Join Too

The Romney Bunch

Rachel Maddow - Unpopular with minorities, Romney targets 'white vote'

I'm here for Isaac

The Real Romney

Rachel Maddow - Voting rights battle rages in Ohio

Where do you fit in terms of party identification? Take the quick quiz!

Campaign Internships with Wayne Powell for Congress (Richmond, Henrico, VA-7)

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Monday, August 27)

Fire Eric Cantor - Campaign Internships with Wayne Powell for Congress

#ThingsAnnRomneyBoughtAtCostco now trending on Twitter

Mitt in the Mud

La. Gov. Bobby Jindal asks President Obama for more Tropical Storm Isaac aid

Costco co-founder Jim Sinegal to speak at Democratic National Convention

'Pop-up lobbying' a new trend in convention influence peddling

Sarah Palin Cheers Convention Floor Fight

Ryan switched at birth....

Photo of Curiosity's ultimate destination

I am pissed at healthcare and billing practices...........

Sinfest Calligraphy #39

What was your most satisfactory presidential election win?

Ex-Gov. Ted Strickland: Where's Romney's 'Economic Patriotism?'

New Pa. voter IDs issued!

"The Real Romney"

Member profiles.

Every time history repeats itself--

Colombia leader discloses talks with FARC rebels

Colombia leader discloses talks with FARC rebels

APNewsBreak: Republicans less likely to be checked

Public Schools Denounced at Tea Party Rally in Tampa, Blamed for Election of Barack Obama

Boston Globe: Obama and Romney "virtually tied" in FL

Romney is the lowest thing in the World

Test piece, based on a photo of Marcel Duchamp...

These are just great...

Romney's Racist Heart


Hurricanes are cause by high barometric pressure, not by gay marriage

Holy shit- David Brooks SHREDS Mittens- and it's funny as hell: The Real Romney

I LOVE Women.

Destroying Precious Land for Gas

GOP Convention To Feature Strong Lineup Of Conservative Women Listeners

Advice: If your house is threatened by a hurricane

David Brooks Writes Hysterical Satire -- The Real Romney

Jindal accuses Obama of not doing enough for Louisiana!!!

Former paramilitary claims he was bribed to testify against court officials .

Been offline for a bit. What's up with Isaac?

Colombian army sergeant found guilty of killing children .

Sneaking into North Korea

What's for Dinner ~ Tuesday August 28th

Leader of Army Plot Attended the 2008 Republican Convention as a Page

I normally ignore ads, here on DU, but this disgusts me - underage girls

Court clears Israeli army over death of U.S. activist

Google Street View now has tours of ancient Mexican monuments

Someone is trying to talk me into getting an Ipad, says it will organize my life, make it easier.

Made a Teabagger's Head Explode Today.

Here's The Romney-Bain Tax-Avoidance Scheme That A Law Professor Says Is Illegal

Republicans have ALWAYS hated Medicare

Yo Jindal!

6 Right-Wing Zealots and the Crazy Ideas Behind the Most Outrageous Republican Platform Ever

Why the Democratic Party Platform Should Call for End to Mountaintop Removal Mining

This is an open letter (read angry rant) to Tom Smith and all others


KUOW wants your comments on the 2012 election


Two Tibetan teenagers die in self-immolations

The Root of Physician Burnout

English journalist raped and killed by Libyan rebels last year

The straw purchasers: ‘Don’t let this happen to you’

Ask Mitch McConnell if his wife came here legally....

Former Senator Arlen Specter is hospitalized with a 'serious illness'....

Republicans Re-Defined Torture, Re-Defined Rape, now they want to Re-Define America

Caravan for Peace calls for effort to stop gun smuggling to Mexico

Canadians are richer than we are

The lies about Medicare are working...

Infrared light offers promise of laser-sharp cancer therapy

Morning Intern Killer Joe: Chris Christie will give Obama "good-natured pokes."

Nobody asked for my birth certificate...

Why Conservatives Like The Gold Standard — The Worst Economic Idea In The World

BLOOMBERG: Ronald Reagan Is A 'Socialist!'

What the *#@% Is Wrong With Republican Men?!...great read

Coalition slashes health and safety guidance for schools

'Hit squads' to take over seven NHS trusts

Latest annoying Republican whine here in Iowa.

Tea Party patriot loves government health care

Bobby Jindal---the lying sack of shit. Remember this one during Katrina?

How come this story no longer states that they were planning to

"She also got me a 3-pack of shirts at Costco, and...and, they're very nice shirts."

Best Photo Crop Of RNC Circus:

The one horror story that’s missing when Canadians talk about health care

My MacPro won't shut all the way off. It won't wake my monitors when I start it up.

Mica looks like an ant next to Christie

Who will be blamed for Mitt Romney's election-loss?

Post taken down by poster

Boys, we are in trouble now. Joey Scar just said "Mitt is comfortable in his own skin..."

Bill Nye the Science Guy says creationism not good for kids

Quick! Shut off the hologram! Rush is onto us!

Keane, 'Disconnected' Music Video: Band Releases '70s Horror Movie-Inspired Video

Bigfoot killed in Montana

Australian voters would deliver Obama landslide victory

San Francisco's archbishop-elect strongly opposed to same-sex marriage but not to driving drunk.

Quinnipiac: Obama +7 in CONNECTICUT, McMahon +3

I want a Poodle Moth.

On what aisle are car elevators, Mitt?

Hey Romney you and the little wifey are bold faced truth-stretchers.....

Americans: Serfs Ruled by Oligarchs

My Daughter posted this on my FB, so true, so true.

Coal miners lost pay when Mitt Romney visited their mine to promote coal jobs

Ohio SOS Husted given OK to fire Democratic BOE members

The Pacific free trade deal that's anything but free

"If you two don't stop giggling"

Platform Could Be Messaging Minefield For GOP

Pee-wee Herman turns 60

DNC Video Hits Romney: ‘You Didn’t Build That, You Destroyed That’

Mitt Romney's unpaid family bill catches up with him

Mitt's book caper

Steven Brill, Reuters: How would a woman "prove" rape to qualify for Romney's abortion exception?

What would happen if romney was elected president?

Bullying and school shootings...

Wisconsin: Protesters hassling you Senator? New Capitol Police Chief says "hit them".

Tom Toles: Convention Walkout

2nd Yosemite visitor dies of rodent-borne illness

Are you Voting? Repukes forced 43% reduction in FEMA grants to cities

Paul Ryan protest pics from his hometown rally.

GOP "Sob-Sob"...The harsher their policies, the more they try to look like emptional softies

Christie: GOP shouldn't have to condescend to women

Poetry lesson for today. (Please read, this could be very important in your life.)

Paul Ryan: 2014 is ‘good, reasonable timeline’ for drawdown in Afghanistan

Military Spending on Biofuels Draws Fire

A Revealing Look At Romney's Own 'Welfare Work Waiver' As Mass. Gov.

Chris Christie: People who focus on me saying Romney can't win are "so shallow and so narrow"

Chris Matthews Eviscerates Reince Preibus - Must See Video

Oil spill fouls Curacao shore, threatens flamingos

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- RNC, day 2

F.D.A. Approves Once-a-Day Pill for H.I.V.

MSU student's mouth stapled, jaw broken in hate crime attack

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2- More Neil Armstrong Tributes

7 Birthers Will Speak at RNC

Q-Poll: Obama leads by 7 in CT & McMahon by 3 in senate race

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3- The Rest

Following Akin Controversy, Romney Shifts Position on Abortion

Oil spill fouls Curacao shore, threatens flamingos

I got a real expensive shirt from bloomimgdales one time

Team Romney White-Vote Push: ‘This Is the Last Time Anyone Will Try to Do This’

AP Fact Check: Anti-Obama Film Short On Evidence

CBS Poll -Obama -46% Rmoney 45%

The Wrong Side Absolutely Must Not Win

Colombia detains alleged FARC arms provider from Venezuela (auto translated)

Fundie nut Bryan Fischer: Gays Have ‘No Business’ Being Republican

Who is on Welfare? What are the demographics?

WHOOPS! Report: Chris Christie Turned Down Veep Slot Because He Thinks Romney's Going to Lose

*** Gets staple gun out and posts new signs for the DU Motel ***

Obama denies Catholic Cardinal prayer at DNC but there is going to be 20,000 Islamists prayer

National Medical Marijuana Group To Endorse Obama For Second Term As President


Are you watching any of the RNC Convention?

Donald Trump Makes An Ass Of Himself In Florida, Surprises No One

An early election guide-- which states will or won't matter...

Smoking marijuana regularly as a teen may lower IQ scores as an adult

Consider This-Concealed Handgun To Crowded Theatre=Fine//Credentialed Jounalist At RNC=Security Risk

Democratic political ad. If this man rapes you, Republicans say you must have his baby.

Racist nightline

Pot Smoking Lowers IQ

New York "stop and frisk" trial set for March 2013

Chicago: CTA Responds Aisle-Facing Seats are Here to Stay

I have a sinking feeling between now and Election day this election is gonna get really dirty

was this guy 'disappeared' ??

"The more people get to know the Romneys, the more they're gonna go 'gosh' and fall in love..."

DNC Tampa Tribune Runs Full Page Ad---Ties Akin to Romney-Ryan ticket

Rove Counting On Breaking 'White Moderates' Support for Nation's First Black President

Chuck Todd is making me mad

For Starbucks customers: Starbuck's "Grounds for your Garden" program.

Ciara Matthews back in the news

Security at the RNC: George Orwell Meets a 'Call of Duty' Cityscape

Home Prices In 20 U.S. Cities Mark First Gain Since 2010

Add It Up: Taxes Avoided by the Rich Could Pay Off the Deficit

Black Caucus Slams Artur Davis Ahead of Speech

Mitt's night

GOP set to OK most pro-gun platform ever

72% of Newspaper Articles About The General Election Written by Men

49 years ago today: MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln memorial.

"We Built It!" Um...

The Republican Consumer: What republicans Look Like

Is this election really going to be close in November?

Nate Silver criticizes two Michigan pollsters

Meteorologist Adjust Official Stance: Human Activity Causing Climate Change

One Californian to Chris Christie: Fuck You

White dudes talkin' rape

Obama Super PAC Plots Massive Ad Campaign Against Romney

Nate Silver: Michigan is NOT a toss-up

Watching bits and pieces of the Chuck Todd show

President speaking on hurricane prep now and


Romney Camp Shrugs Off Need To Win Florida

Pic Of The Moment: Jindal Skips RNC To Prepare For Isaac

Art lover

The root of the problem

also too, it is good to know that Republicans are at the forefront of science

My video suggesting ACA is reason enough to vote Obama

Romney Foundation Grantmaking Appears Politically Moderate

This is what my face looked like the last time I dropped acid

On Thursday Night, there's a slot for a "mystery" speaker.

Why we should ban life jackets...

Hackers target Cambridge University

49 years ago today, Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech in Washington, D.C

The Republican War on Women in North Carolina

The Romney-Ryan-Akin Platform for Women

Brewer: Obama Pandering, Race-Baiting For Latino Vote

New book-The Myth of the Muslim Tide: Do Immigrants Threaten the West-rebuts right-wing fear mongers

You never lose the spirit of adventure

How would a woman "prove" rape to qualify for Romney's abortion exception?

Frustrations of Air Travel Push Passengers to Amtrak

Behind the Scenes: Team Romney Pays Back Its Billionaires

2012 Republican Convention Speakers: What They Really Think

Exclusive: Secret Menu Details Perks, Access for Elite Romney Donors

When I vote in Pennsylvania in November, I'm going to ask for some identification

Coal Miners Lost Pay When Romney Came To Their Workplace To ‘Promote Jobs’

Born in chains: the American way of birth in prison

Meanwhile, in Sweden...

Romney's Ryan Is One Of Those Republicans Who Prefers Debating Disaster Aid To Delivering It

Newt Gingrich is a smarmy, smelly, smug smattering of smegma

She Loves You, yeah...

Religious Leaders At Republican National Convention 2012 Take Center Stage

Even though Ann Romney was sick with MS, Mitt was

GOP Poster Boy Is Grounded And Can’t Come Out And Play

Gun control: 'Suicide epidemic' pits US military commanders against NRA

Reince Priebus: War on Caterpillars? Women are Watching...

I can't keep this a secret anymore.

Republicans, You Didn't Build That - We All Did

Factory workers prepare to confront Romney in Tampa over Bain layoffs

Nice LAT Headline: "For GOP, storm's timing makes it harder to be anti-government"

After insulting all women, we now we have the sympathy card...............

Like FIFTEEN September 11 Attacks Every Year

Bill Nye slams creationism

I'm getting a wee bit tired of the insistence by even our team that this is a close race. It isn't.

"Rabbis for Obama" Blur Church and State Unreasonably

Spider brought in a newborn squirrel this a.m. Cats do this to try to teach us how to hunt

Ipsos-Reuters tracking Poll: Obama leads Romney 46-42

Man killed while trying to create Bigfoot sighting

Koch brothers' and Dick Armey's FreedomWorks forces 12 issues on RNC.

one movie you should not see alone...


Important chart to share. Bush's policies are STILL effecting spending and growing the deficit more

Giant Vaginas Greet Republican National Convention Attendees

Atheists don't have no songs.

Doctors Storm Tampa To Support Health Care Reform

One night at Cheers, Cliff Clavin explained the" Buffalo Theory"to his buddy Norm:

My friend was hospitalized due to an airline flight

Romney Operatives Concede That 'Romney Will Never Be More Likable Than President Obama'

EXCLUSIVE: Undercover At NOM's Anti-Gay Student Conference

Perhaps this will help-Feminism101

It's so cute when they fight among themselves.

American RTL Launches

Perry picks ex-railroad commissioner Williams to be Texas education chief

Thom Hartmann: GOP to Blow Up the Voting Rights Act?

Mitt has to win the most concentrated white vote in history.

Time-lapse map of every nuclear explosion between 1945 and 1998:

Mitt Romney Campaign: We Will Not 'Be Dictated By Fact-Checkers'

So... what are Alan Grayson's chances, really?

This week's True Blood recap is gonna be a bit different

So Mika asks Chris Christie:

2012 Republican Convention speakers: What they really think

Ya knew it was coming.. "God moved the hurricane for the Republicans"

Asking again for your roommate stories!

GOP To Feature "dead-silent female Republicans" with "if possible, slightly more cleavage"

Obama warns Gulf coast residents not to 'tempt fate' with Isaac

Consumer Confidence in U.S. Declines by Most Since October

posts from MotherJones and FreeSpeechTV dissapeared

When we have a grown up in the White House we get the following:

Check out the Les AuCoin Blog

I really, really want this umbrella ….

Meghan McCain: Ann Romney is Mitt's "best weapon in his back pocket to humanize him."

Appealing to racism won't work for the GOP. They need to Manufacture it.

DNC Video Hits Romney: ‘You Didn’t Build That — You Destroyed That’

Something is wrong with my cat!

"The GOP platform. One MORE thing Mitt isn't eager to release!" David Axelrod tweeted.

Romney Adviser Claims Mitt Romney Is The ‘Perfect’ Tea Party Candidate, Tea Party Disagrees

Rachel Maddow - Debunktion Junction: Tampa edition

US Army Corps of Engineers: your information please

SNEAK PEEK: The Inspirational True Story Of What Makes Mitt Romney Better Than All Of Us

zero tolerance gone insane

Man killed while trying to create Bigfoot sighting

"Things That Shouldn't Be Said In Modern Society To Be Said At Least 1,400 Times At RNC"


Harrisburg Newspaper Cutting Back to 3 Days a Week for Print Version

Pat Robertson's CBN Suggests God Moved Hurricane to Protect Republicans

Rubio Gets An Earful Over Breakfast

Favorite brand of ginger ale?

Excellent cartoon for Republican convention

Romney Economics: The Infomercial -

Tried communicating with someone that considers themselves a liberal Christian yesterday..

BWAHAHA! MSNBC plays the Ike & Tina "Proud Mary" card with Ann Romney & Chris Christie speeches

Obama opens 6 point lead

Thom Hartmann: Inside the GOP Voter Suppression Machine

Someone just asked me why I hate David Brooks so much

Question: How much of my taxes.....

American And European Activists To Try Again With Palestinian Visit

Capitalism Works Best When Left Alone!

Nostalgia kick. Post a song you liked in college.

I am being stalked by low post count abusive trolls.

Romney has probably 100% of what vote?

From NYmag 2012 or Never for GOP’s White Base -- Daily Intel

Iran Will Never Stop Uranium Enrichment: Envoy

The Last Word - 'Some people in your party don't like you'

FR gaga for new Berfer Rumor: Trump/Breitbart has "Indonesian document" proving Obama's Un-Murkin.

Pew has a new short test to find out your ideology

Romney Adviser Lowers Expectations For Post-Convention Bump

The Last Word - Romney talks secret tax returns

Hi everybody! This is my first post.

Romney accidentally says he favors ‘health’ exception for abortion

It's now Hurricane Isaac as New Orleans hunkers down

LOL LOL LOL LOL!!!! in your dreams mother fucker

The Last Word - Rewriting Republican policy on rape

Per MSNBC and Weather Channel

Facts are Stupid

Coal miners say they were forced to attend Romney event and donate

Fact Checkers: Romney Campaign, Then and Now

April Helps Lynnesinn with the DU beauty shop:

CBS News Poll Finds Presidential Candidates Essentially Tied

Bachmann: GOP is ‘a party of women’ because I won straw poll

What the hell is that? A teleprompter?

Israeli Army Destroys Water Cisterns And Dwellings In Southern West Bank

Rush blamed Obama for the tampa hurricane...

Christie doesn't think Romney will win

Rather strange T-shirt I just saw.

Barack Obama's 'Got A Friend' In James Taylor

Donald Trump: Arianna Huffington unattractive, no wonder husband left her

CNN Breaking: Lawless Anarchists about to break through RNC Convention Security

Albert Einstein quote: Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters...

Tampa Bay Buzz Blog: RNC forgets to send buses to pick up Florida delegation

You can help: NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY is September 25

What Would Granny Do With a Voucher?

A Mystery Speaker for Thursday? . . . Could It Be . . . Her?

Jennifer M. Granholm: Republicans: What About Children Outside the Womb?

The Puzzle Of The 13 Solar Towers of Chankillo

Just finished watching The American Experience about The Kennedys

The Puzzle Of The 13 Solar Towers of Chankillo

i am dead from cute

Obama Administration Finalizes Historic 54.5 mpg Fuel Efficiency Standards

Romney super pacs pulling their money out of Pennsylvania per Robert Gibbs

Enlisting the AIDS Virus to Fight Cancer

The Romney "welfare" ads are aimed at WHITE WOMEN

Might the White Horse prophecy affect the U.S. presidential election?

The brain power of people who post at FR

Democratic Convention Islamic fear propaganda has started

Fox News fakes a "the Romneys are just regular folks" spot.

My favorite Bruce Willis movie is Nobody's Fool...

Seriously, having play music on Mars gives good reason for the Martians to invade us

Arlen "Magic Bullet" Specter is in seriously ill condition

Rescued dog gets special prosthetic legs to walk again{gruesome, cruel story - happy ending}

Limbaugh suggested that the government manipulated hurricane forecasts


Note what Mitt's riding here--it's a, uh,

The more people dislike him...

Thom Hartmann: Medea Benjamin - Romneyville/Occupy the RNC!

Another pic from Reddit.

The Money Flows Up (A Song)

It is a short plane ride from Dallas to Tampa. Hell, one could even drive it.

Sometimes, Obama is a decent guy and people just fail to recognize it.

Mitt Romney, chickenhawk

How big a sample do these polls have? Big enough.

Archbishop Tutu refuses platform with Tony Blair over Iraq

T-shirt that I am definately going to get!

U.S. banks made $34.5-billion profit in second quarter

Workers forced to attend Romney rally -- without being paid.

RNC chair Rinse Prius on Akin: "Time for Mr. Akin to step aside. He could be tied; we're not gonna

DNC fires back with 'You didn't built that, you destroyed it'

TOONS: Queen Ann Romney

The Rude Pundit: Our Fading Planet

Anti-gay Cardinal Dolan To Close Democratic National Convention

sore throat tea to keep in your fridge

CT working for anyone else?

Villaraigosa: Republicans 'can't just trot out a brown face'

The Mormans Are Exploiting The Election With Fear ...OSMOND FAMILY

I just missed a call from Gallup!!

BIC "For Her" Pen...Hilarious Amazon Reviews

Leader of Alleged Obama Assassination Plot Was a Page at 2008 Republican Convention

Live coverage of Hurricane Isaac from local Gulf Coast television.

I Wish We Would Go Back To The Old Way Of Selecting A Party's Candidate.....

Vietnam war reporter Malcolm Browne dies (BBC)

I am having trouble figuring out who is worse, Akin, Ryan or Smith

Michigan State Student Brutally Beaten in Anti-Semitic Attack

Twice today, a pic of a badly beaten female child

The internet makes it hard to fool all of the people all of the time.

Code Pink Protests as Giant Vaginas at RNC: 'Can't Say It, Don't Legislate It!'

BAT ROMANCE [Batman Original MUSIC VIDEO] Dark Knight Rises Parody

Well, here we go

Rinse Peenus LIVE @ RNC: "Let's give them a round warm welcome." Er...sphincter says WHAT?

*** RNC Thread #1 (opening offal) ***

Katrina vanden Heuvel, WaPo: Extremism in defense of Gilded Age privilege

Bedraggled and wet, Tamron Hall is still

The Debt clock is a GREAT way to remind America:

24 hour poll! What do you think we win/take control over in November?

Papantonio: The NRA is Politically Impotent

PPP/Daily Kos National Poll: Obama 50% Romney 44%

REPORT: Rick Scott’s Anti-Voter Effort Grinds Democratic Registration To A Halt

Ron Paul, Julian Assange, Glenn Greenwald and the Libertarians’ Electoral Strategy

Where can if find recommendations for what to look for in wet cat food?

Murray Energy Miners Allege They Had To Give Up Pay To Attend 'Mandatory' Romney Rally (AUDIO)

5 faithy players to watch at the Republican National Convention

So Adobe Creative Suite is now a "cloud" product.

Code Pink protests gun violence in Land O' Lakes

24/7 Romney coverage

RNC Schedule: Tokenism Extraordinaire

How you can tell when the party is over...

This is where Mitt Romney wants to lead the United States toward.......

HAHAHA! Romney Campaign TRIES Lowering Expectations for Post-Convention Bump!

Saw Batman on Sunday. What a piece of reactionary tripe! (spoilers inside)

Thom Hartmann: Your Boss Can Tell You To Campaign for Todd Akin - or You're Fired!

what they saw at the republican convention filled them with morbid fascination

Mitt Romney Marijuana Views Echo Long Progressive History Of U.S. Drug War

For those disturbed by the nature of the police presence @ the RNC protests

C-span 4 has cameras at all the Tampa strip clubs

Warning: if using a drinking game while watching the RNC,

GOP, big tent or big mess?

Meet The Welfare Flip-Floppers GOP Guvs: We Didn’t Want Welfare Waivers We Asked For

Photoshop time! Give the RNC stage a new backdrop

Just making a point.

How low will it go?

Will they introduce Ann as "Mrs Mitt Romney"?

Not to quibble with Rachel...

In the spirit of the GOP Convention/Circus, I'd Like To Do The Honors:

Romney talks about using Chinese slave labor to profit Bain Capital

The Republican Party - a serious synopsis of what they stand for.

Beach Bums Don’t Care Isaac Is Coming, They’re Too Busy Air-Humping An NBC Reporter

Oh, no he din't! Guess what Trump said, that he shouldn't have said.

Republican asshat in my workplace was just now crowing about a meme. Help me out?

GE Smith, the old SNL guitar player is the band leader for the GOP convention.

Cameron Diaz pre 40.

Haley Barbour on Obama: ‘He’s a one percenter’

Republicans get 12.45% of Colorado letters questioning citizenship

Great picture in Esquire magazine of Rmoney and Ryan

Today is the 49th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s iconic “I Have a Dream” speech

LOL! sad, sad republicans

{whine}: But... but... you've never been kicked in the balls! {women - dangerously}: S...T...F...U.

A Capella Science - Rolling in the Higgs

Reporter struggles with the crowd at Republican National Convention

Romney Campaign: "We’re not going to let our campaign be dictated by fact-checkers."

This is for Arianna Huffington -

Piracy Around Horn of Africa Has Plunged, U.S. Says

What Time Is It on Your Circadian Clock?

Headsup! Jon Stewart

Anti Romney/Ryan Campaign Slogans

Question about the national debt during Obama years?

Lindsay Lohan suspect in $100K Hollywood Hills jewelry theft, lying about car accident

At RNC, Michael Steele is man who doesn’t exist

What happens when a kid yells at Novak Djokovic to marry him at US Open practice session?

Three judge panel of DC Court throws out Texas redistricting plan (Updated)

Sarah Palin-Impersonating Porn Star Strips for RNC Delegates at GOP-Themed Club in Tampa

Yes, it finally happened. Someone made a bid on a storage unit and found body parts.

In 2009 we lost Michael Jackson. Now we lost Neil Armstrong

Pic of the moment: How The Republican Convention Contradicts The Entire Republican Convention

Meet the members of the Congressional Science Committee who don't get science.

Abramoff: Lobbyist Money 'Well Spent' at Republican National Convention

Hear the First Lady tell the story of her family’s move to the White House

Cleaning hummingbird feeders - help please

Oh shit, I just found this cartoon looking for another image:

Food Fight! Gonna be a whole lotta shakin' going on at the GOPeas Circus:

I laughed.

Germany pursues charges against suspected Auschwitz death camp guard

What a bunch of "dicks"

The X-Ray Reveals

"Mitt Romney made millions of dollars bankrupting companies, shuttering factories, offshoring jobs

California public worker pension changes unveiled

Keeping the faith at home

MSNBC's "The Cycle" asks: "Can Ann make America love Mitt?"

RNC to honor deceased Republicans

A graph you need to see when watching the GOPeas Circus or you hear about the debt:

PPP: Obama leads in Iowa by 2-points among likely voters

Thom Hartmann just asked a GOP GoPAC douche a simple question.



Penn State Cuts 'Sweet Caroline' From Stadium Singalongs (no more 'Touching me/Touching You')

Nutritional Facts about Mitt Romney

Convention Floor Fight Over Rules Still Looming

Fair weather politicians in Tampa.

What would a Romney win mean

Are you a republican or are you just happy to see me?

Did you ever quit going to a club meeting, group meeting, etc. because somebody you couldn't stand

New 'Newsroom' Clip: "Tea Party is the American Taliban" - Amazing.

Stealing the Election

The tragicomic descent of Julian Assange into international shame

To Our Childrens Childrens Children!

Federal court rejects voting districts drawn by Texas Legislature, finds maps discriminatory

Pat Robertson - People Love To Work - Raising The Retirement Age Is Awesome

Inside U.S.-Soviet Relations during the Carter-Brezhnev Period (8-15-12 The National Security

Teaparty say they did algorithm predictions and say Romney wins.

I think even A C Cupp is having trouble with the Republican "Vision."

A big step forward on fuel efficiency

Really? The right wing talking point is 50% of American don't pay taxes...what a bunch of assholes.

Charles Colson rips Ayn Rand and Paul Ryan a new one.

DU has the funniest dang ads.

Rush Limbaugh jokes about drowning poor people in New Orleans to help Romney

Mecum Muscle Car Auction

I Don't Get It - Under Ryan Budget Louisiana And Jindal Would Get No Money ---

Tuned in for a few minutes of the RNC afternoon session...

Potential Darwin Award recipients.

Thom Hartmann: Conservative Claims Obama Runs Eugenics Program to Kill Black Babies

Solved the dust ruffle problem.

2016: Obama's America...

Update: Arlen Specter Confirms He Is Fighting Cancer

Leaked document shows how Michelle Rhee is working with astroturf group to promote ALEC law

I was telling a friend that 'Luckily Isaac is only a Cat1 Hurricane'

A Fleeting Observation about current Election Coverage.....

Convention protesters try to arrest Condi Rice

RNC forgets to send buses to pick up Florida delegation

Boehner hugely booed on convention floor over rules adoption (locking Paulites out)

The Greatest Story Ever Told

6 Right-Wing Zealots and the Crazy Ideas Behind the Most Outrageous Republican Platform Ever

First Romney Robo call here in Colorado

Could we be seeing the effective end of the GOP?

HOw sparse are the crowds at the Convention? anyone know?

Timothy Egan ...if intelligence were contagious,

Jay Spearing is sad to be leaving liverpool

Mitt "White Horse"

Song For G.E. Smith

Priorities USA Action: "Olive"

Wells Fargo Fires Iowa Worker for Minor 1963 Crime

Penn State Cuts 'Sweet Caroline' From Stadium Singalongs

Oh the irony! The pattern on voting restrictions that are challenged in court:

Democrats Infiltrate Tampa for Republican Convention

Backers plan creation hall of fame

Mitt Romney's Secret Weapon!

Freaker's "atwitter" at "Mystery Speaker" at Convention

Todd Akin Goes After Reince Priebus: He Has A 'Personal Vendetta'

What We Already Knew About The Tea Party And 'The Newsroom' Finally Said Out Loud

August 28, 1963

Archbishop Desmond Tutu Pulls Out of Event with Tony Blair Because of Iraq War

Court: GOP’s Texas Redistricting Plan Intentionally Discriminated Against Hispanics

US Finalizes 2025 Fuel Efficiency Standard of 54.5 MPG

President Obama to Iowa State Students: "I'm counting on you"

No more war

Mean federal government won't let career criminal James O'Keefe jet down to Florida

Akin campaign rips RNC Chair Priebus

Ohio's Husted fires Democratic election board members

Ron Paul supporters come up short in rules fight

A heartfelt "Thank you President Obama"

Christie "Republicans shouldn't have to cater to women."

More voter suppression in Ohio) Group Plans To Sue To Purge Voter Rolls

Brian Mulligan gruesome Los Angeles police beating photo goes public

Lord Vagimort.

I'm excited about Queen Ann's speech.

RNC rollcall starting now. If there's going to be a melee, this will be the time.

'Sununu officially nominates Romney. The applause is...middling.'

Romney to coal miners, "You've got a great boss". Attendance at Romney event was mandatory .

Okay I'm PTSDing a little here. Can we throw a vibe toward the Gulf Coast?

Your Third Way Talking Point Memo 4 2day: "Delaying action on entitlements guts public investments."

Michigan’s Republican Gov On Obama’s Welfare Policy: ‘More Flexibility To Governors Is A Good Thing'

So you know how horrified Republicans are about voter fraud?

paul ryan redefining rape as "forcible rape" was just "stock language"

Ron Paul supporters are pissed. gif link inside

"He's a mastermind in the ways of espionage"

Americans Say Rich Are Greedy, Dishonest, Don't Pay Enough In Taxes: Pew Report

Federal court rejects voting districts drawn by Texas Legislature, finds maps discriminatory

(OH Secretary of State) Husted fires Mont. Co. (Democratic) election board members

Matthews is still on line yet...

El Salvador’s Criminal De-Mobilization Evokes De-Militarization of Civil War

Wake Up, Freak Out – then Get a Grip

School made deaf student change his name

Fellow DUers I need your input

New York Times Reporter Gave CIA Flack A Sneak Peak At Maureen Dowd's Column

Why vote for Obama?

I am so going to hell for laughing at this.

Coal miners lost pay when Mitt Romney visited their mine to promote coal jobs

Romney Economics: The Infomercial

GOP Platform: Abortion Ban Approved By Republicans In Tampa

Mormon media seems to be heavily promoting the Romneys today


The RNC roll call vote is the funniest thing I have ever seen!

Yasser Arafat: France opens murder inquiry

This is the one lackluster convention. The roll call lacks a lot of the

"See I told you (with a deep and piercing glare to her husband)".

Do you think Bill Clinton will forcefully smack down Romney's welfare claims?

The Onion: "RNC Builds Levee Out Of Poor People To Protect Convention Site"

Mitt was a total IDIOT to go all Bain Capital on the baggers, Paulites & So-Cons w/ the rule change

Robert Reich: George W. Bush as Hurricane Isaac

Mitt Romney clinches the Republican nomination

Mitt Romney's Secret Weapon

Ann Romney Opens Up About Miscarriage In CBS Interview = Campaign Ad

GOP Senate candidate Josh Mandel calls auto industry bailout un-American

REPORT: Rick Scott’s Anti-Voter Effort Grinds Democratic Registration To A Halt

Differences between Kerry and Romney

Legitimate Rape by the Renegade Grannies

Question: I live in Chicago (which we all know is some foreign shit hole) and don't really watch TV.

Tampa Bay Gay Prostitutes Gearing Up for Flood of Closeted Republicans

Whoa, republicans I know are trashing the GOP (updated)

Ok kids, this is a serious question, not meant to disparage, but it's the Boy Scout in me...

President Obama Previews GOP Convention: ‘It Should Be A Pretty Entertaining Show’

The bullet I didn't dodge....but I returned it.

Corbett Screws Up His One Minute of Fame at Republican Convention

"The 14 year old shooter has been charged as an adult with Attempted Murder"

Tipping Point: Wake Up, Freak Out – then Get a Grip

One-person grand jury named in Michigan fake candidate scandal

If I were the Obama campaign I would consider interviewing an African American woman on welfare

John Boehner Backs Mitt Romney's False Welfare do you beat lies? flat out lies.

someone please cut off my hands

UnTIED Airlines

Whooo, R Youoooo? (trippy)

What it currently says on the top of the Huffington Post front page ...

And, yes, Reince Preibus is a 40-year-old...

If Christie stays one more day in Florida....

Ryan-Paul in 2016

Dolan has killed gay kids and continues to do so

A brilliant commentary on Global Warming (stolen from an undisclosed location)

Michele Bachmann's Latest Obama Attack Is A Head-Scratcher

The New Rampage Mentality

Born in chains: the American way of birth in prison

Homegrown Right-wing Terrorists

Remote Alaska to stockpile food, just in case

Breaking: Federal court: Discrimination in Texas voting maps

"RNC 2012: Cheating, Corruption, and Chaos Brewing"

NY Times: Over Loud Boos, Romney Supporters Pass New Rules

A question about donating

Federal court blocks Texas voter ID law

Change your password to something like "I Rock!!"?

help, I need cornbread but don't have any milk!

Smart phone users, are you happy with your phone? And what are you using?

David Letterman Presents: ‘Ann And Mitt Romney Lies’

Convention seeks to repair GOP erosion with women and Latinos

Hahaha! SUCKERS! Did you really think the party of plutocrats, corporate welfare, and global

Do We Need Conventions?

Keiser Report: Stolen Sovereignty: IMF's grand Greek heist

The RNConventioneers will probably get to hear

Ayn Rand's independent, free man

Jason Mraz, Obama supporter

Republican SOS, Husted fires Mont. Co. Democratic BOE members

EXCLUSIVE: Voting Machine 'Sleepovers' in Alaska Pose Serious Risk to Today's Primary Election

Another day, another teabagger politician in AZ

Maine GOP delegates walk out of convention, plan to boycott

"Motherfuckers Have a TelePrompTer"

Disaster preparedness tips for Republicans, by Republicans

I'm going to watch the RNC convention with the sound off

Apparently Target is Up to An Old Trick

Sister Joan Chittister, Benedictine Nun...

Another great toon from M.Wuerker/Politico:

Ah, I need to go outside and water my plants.


In your everyday, have you heard any Repukes praising Romney, or just bashing Obama

Just turned to CurrentTV's convention coverage

Britt Hume and Megyn Kelly hate America. Talk over the national anthem in Tampa.

Boehner is shitfaced

boehner talking about bars, seriesle???

The 2012 Republican Platform (scorched earth version)

Stock Market indicators predict Obama victory this November

Priebus seems like he also had a few.

Shorter Boehnner: My family's bar didn't serve blacks

What if Jesus had been a Republican?

Got a suggestion for the next prez applause line: "We ALL Built It!"

Necessity is the mother of invention

So Boehner told a bar joke. The first thing it reminded me of is that Romney does NOT drink beer :)

Schrödinger’s Tax

Hurricane Isaac report from Wolf Bay Alabama

Lol Yuma local news had more on the President in Iowa than the convention.

Injured bear cub found at Mustang Fire has second-degree burns on all four paws

Any delegates "of color" at the PugCon this year?

forget CNN. Listen to this radio station for continuing Hurricane Isaac coverage.


Iran opposition leaders in human rights plea to UN secretary general

New Excuse for moving American Samoa to the front row:

Is corruption among women on the rise?

Deposit flight from Spanish banks hits 15-year high as bailout rumours grow

Work out buddies, yay or nay?

I'd bet that they (Romney's) have never seen the inside of a Costco...

Classic! RNC put all not-voting island nations in front row.

Martin Bashir - ‘Mandatory’ support for Romney at one event in Ohio coal country

How telling. Romney pollster: You fact-checkers won't run our campaign!!!

perused the "live feed" of the RNC & did not see a single person of color--lots of empty bleachers.

They look like they're using teleprompters to me.

"...Maybe we should call his plan Romney doesn't care-..."

Chris Matthews and Rinse Pubis- I can't find a transcript of yesterday's

Romney has calculated that being exposed as a racist liar is well worth it

Get this! John Boehner wants to throw ROMNEY out (according to what he said tonight)

From Progressives United: Spread the word about Sheldon Adelson's corrupting money.

"Northern Exposure's" Maggie

They should call it the 2012 Republican National PROJECTION Convention

Did they clone the women at the Republican National Convention?

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Martin Bashir - Romney path to victory is all bells and dog whistles

*** RNC Thread #2 (prime time piffle) ***

Race baiting or not?