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Archives: December 20, 2008

How to spend $350 billion in 77 days

Conservative evangelicals' wary faith in Obama

My (second) 1000th post.

Conservatives win court case in Va. church dispute


is postpartisanship a revamped version of 93-00?

So now DU has pop-ups? That's a new low. You guys need to lose that crap right away.

So now DU has pop-ups? That's a new low. You guys need to lose that crap right away.

Again: Internet blackout in the middle east...Israel ?

Apologies for cross posting, but it's worth it

Minn. Islamic group wants investigation into fast-food toys

Rice says only an 'idiot" would trust North Korea

The companies will need to make some hard choices ..... equals .......

Warren's disgusting remarks give Obama a perfect reason to dump him.

Nervous Russia stomps dissent

USIP Weekly Bulletin

I get it.

Bush: I'm Glad I Didn't Have To Worry About YouTube

Who does Blago think he's kidding?

I still have nightmares.

How Louisiana repuke gov Piyush Jindal became "Bobby"

Is it now clear, post-Warren debacle,

Identify Theft rampant:

Bush Portrait--Ewww alert.

'White vigilantes' shot black neighbors without consequences in Katrina aftermath

Jenna Bush: I Was A Little Naive About How People Would Treat Our Father

"..... and the executives have to give up their jets."

I think I like this Hilda Solis!

Chris Rock / Gay Marriage

Bush bailing out past Bush administration heavyweights or automakers?

Hey ......... xenophobic assholes ......... how ya gonna deal with it when your Chevy is ........

Which story is of greater consequence and/or import?

Dateline doing a warm and fuzzy piece on Rick Warren

Bill Moyers now

What a weird day. Bush does something right with the auto bailout and Obama defends Rick Warren

*Click* here to see who is rumored to maybe be running for NM Governor seat

Well, THIS is a creepy sequence of pics..

Detroit Free PRess: Newspapers need to cover labor as fairly as they cover themselves

3 of 4 Mediterranean internet cables cut. Again

This Blogo shit: Does it seem like the media is trying desperately to make this an issue?

I've read the Gospels and I don't see where the Fundies get this stuff

*** Pro-Gay Lowery to deliver benediction at Obama’s Inaugural ***

Stanford Unviersity sues Allen Stanford

Has anyone else (on ACORN's) mailing list) gotten an email purporting to be from ACORN

Push for 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Review Gains Steam

Could All You Jackasses Stop Telling Me to Find Common Ground With Fucking Bigots?

Santa gets parking ticket while delivering toys

I thought we all could use a laugh, so...

If one wanted to expose hypocrisy to a mass audience, how would they do it?

The law treats all equally. It permits the poor as well as the rich to make

What kind of uproar would there have been if the pastor had supported anti-miscegenation laws?

6 Felony's for Levi's mother, WTF ?

After reading dozens of threads, I have changed my mind

Man chucks chicken into 7/11.

More than 54 million disabled in U.S., census says

Dennis Leary's Christmas Special on Comedy Central

Would the Fairness Doctrine require Novam & AAR to broadcast Hate Radio?

Caption Please (WARNING: Not for the faint-of-heart)

"Tales from the country club" by Ed Pilkington (12-20-08 Guardian)

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Report: SEC Employees Watched Porn & Ran Private Businesses

If Gov. Paterson's really worried about NYers' health,

So Rick Warren, Warren Harding, and Warren Beatty walk into a bar.

Gay Dads to Celebrate Father's Day at Saddleback Church ~ June 2008

I love Paul Krugman, but I'm calling him out.

Fuck You

Should pure political propaganda continue to be advertised as news?

The Cost of Doing Nothing on Health Care--$200 billion, minimum

I don't know, maybe I'm wrong but I feel that the choices of

New Living Will Form

They didn't like this presidential candidate ............

Isn't at least one of the foreign car makers in the US unionized?

I saw this bumpersticker today.

Episcopal Cafe: Would Rick Warren like to recriminalize homosexuality?

Obama said repeatedly that this is the "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA". So why is he inviting a man

MODS: Please ban me. I can't find the un-register option

Vinson & Elkins' Ron Kirk, Following In The DC Footsteps Of Vinson & Elkins' Alberto Gonzales

I wonder what would happen if we got put on the California ballot

A replacement for "Rev" Warren!

You'll vote Democratic, so who cares what you think?

Finding leads scientists to suspect there was once life in Mars

Bob Hope's Christmas 1944 Broadcast to the U.S. Merchant Marine

Economic Warfare and Revolution - Celente and Fitts On Coast to Coast with Art Bell

well , Hollywood is angry too.

Why is Obama's evil in Rick Warren's pulpit? 2006

What's the big fucking deal?

Justice Department to deny bail to all Jewish-Americans?

Seattle PI " Horsey Cartoon"....must see!

We know he heard us. Did he listen?

Senate Dems Move to Force Blago to Resign

Oooh, it's time for Christmas Bonuses at the TARP companies!!!1

****Safavian convicted again in Abramoff scandal****

So how do you give out $17.4 billion dollars in aid?

CNN Commentary: Caroline Kennedy would fight for N.Y. in the Senate

No more "Letters to Santa"...

Johnston's arrest was oxycontin-related (Levi's Mother)

River pilot's jealousy linked to massive oil spill

Why have all the racist bigots turned down their invitations to speak at the inaugural?

Why have all the racist bigots turned down their invitations to speak at the inaugural?

A hillybilly succubus or simply a magnet for corruption?

Penny web auctions under scrutiny

Were there white supremacist death squads in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina?

Carol Chomsky, wife of Prof. Noam Chomsky, passes away at 78

Obama needs to learn a lesson from Michael Dukakis

Rick Warren

Obama to ride train to inauguration. But instead of the little train that said "I think I can...

U.S. to send 3,000 more troops to AfghanistaN

Women's rights activist beheaded in Iraq

Today's college football thread

Come on, come on! We only have 500 threads with "Warren" in the title.

Upside of Warren fiasco: Rachel Maddows' intelligent and popular show

Has anybody got an invitation to the AIG Christmas party yet?

A Christmas Prayer

After eight years, I'm beginning to understand why Republicans have less sex.

How to increase gasoline taxes progressively....

Moveon Goals

Report: CIA never approved of Bush Admin using Yellowcake Forgeries as evidence that Iraq had WMD

I need a moderator

India May Consider ‘Precision’ Strikes in Pakistan

Obama Is Working His Magic?

Who does this remind you of?

Remember when Palin dominated this board? Warren is no different.

Just feeling numb and disconnected. Anyone else?

Warren's not bad at all! He's a great guy...

Could those Toyota Republican Senators who quietly let their pay raise go through,

AMERICABLOG: Where does Rick Warren stand on criminalizing homosexuality?

WVKO Sold - Progressive Radio Gone Again From Columbus, OH

Just heard a comedian suggest that Bristol Palin name her baby be "Cyrstal".

Dana Perino: The Sundance Kid is a Play-ah Hater

AlterNet: More 10th-Graders Are Smoking Marijuana Than Cigarettes

Obama's science picks signal global warming policy changes

STOP thinking of Bush as some hapless blunderer and pass the verdict of felon on him and his legacy.

Words that make steam come out of my collar ........

Bambi's Mein Kampf & 30 days, six hours, twelve minutes & counting...

A Wounded Stray Inspires Hope in Anxious Mumbai

Iraqi Shoe-Thrower: I Would Do It Again

I apologize!!!

What is the connection between Obama and Organized Crime?

If we must have an officiating priest, surely we can do better than this vulgar huckster.

WSJ: Bill Clinton's Complicated World

Yikes! Tina Fey in Vanity Fair

No. 1 Priority: Porta-Potties on Mall

Homeless with cancer stricken daughter

Nobody here should be siding with Obama on this one

The Bush Legacy in one Toon

My Family Started A New Christmas Tradition - The George W. Bush Christmas........

NYT: Madoff Scheme Kept Rippling Outward, Across Borders

Firedoglake: Ben Nelson (D-Ne) Thinks Rick Berman is an Idiot. Welcome to the Club

What do we know about Ron Kirk (trade representative)?

Blagojevich under water on his home loan

The Madoff fraud is destroying a big chunk of philanthropic foundations

maybe Warren will bust out rapp'n the Invocation in tongues >link

US: Soaring Rates of Rape and Violence Against Women

Buses hang over highway - Seattle

I will just keep posting this, until people really get it


'The National Organization For Women, is horrified at Obama's placement of Rick Warren'

PETITION: President-elect Obama: Commit to HRC's Blueprint for Positive Change

The Kennedy Admin made me feel proud to be American. The Johnson Admin .......

If you really oppose Rick Warren sign this

Plan crash kills man connected to Rove/White House email scandal

Sitting down and talking is a dialogue for finding common ground

Is it possible for any Truth to be Relatively ABSOLUTE?

The Bush Administration's, "Midnight Regulations"

This guy commits the biggest Ponzi fraud in HISTORY and he not only

Prop. 8 sponsors seek to nullify 18K gay marriages

Warren needs to humbly pass...not that he will...but its the right thing to do...

Submarine internet cables all messed up

Straight DU Guys: Do You - Like Rev Warren - Want To Have Sex With Every Beautiful Woman You See?

Men like Rick Warren are direct contributors to the high suicide rate among gays.

Meanwhile, Over In Ohio... 'LGBT Community Wins Domestic Partner Rule'

Warren's friends just asked the CA Sup. Ct. to nullify the marriages of 18,000 gay couples

DU'er digging out of ice or snow this weekend-eat an apple, garlic, and/or onion

DU'er digging out of ice or snow this weekend-eat an apple, garlic, and/or onion

Rice Lied in Stating She Was Never Warned About Dubious Niger Intel

God, Santa and Rush

Time to update the list. Hatfield, Baxter, Carnahan, Wellstone, JFK Jr...

Bush Administration Launches Final Attack on Women’s Health

Well DU has finally beaten Free Republic

kid brings 4 oz. of mercury to school, spills some

Andrew Sullivan on Warren

Dog owner is given jail in ‘vicious’ June attack (victims can't afford medical bills out of pocket)

Youth pastor accused of sexual relationship with teen

Is this all LGBT issues all the time now on DU? All members are pro gay rights but there are so

The Real Losers in the Obama-Warren Controversy 2006

just got to say it: I find the notion that the right kills off people who get in their way

From The There *Are* Good Companies Out There Dept....

Iraqi parliament rejects law on non-US troops

Weekend toons, Part 2- Shoes still flying and economy still falling

The Story of Stuff...

Send Bush a retirement card! (Human Rights Campaign)

LGBT Activities at the Inauguration

Dateline is showing families being evicted..

It sickening that such a historic, glorious and joyous event will be ruined by Warren's inclusion.

They're baaack! The bookburners. This time, the target is “The Bookseller of Kabul" by Asne Seiersta

ken star is back in the headlines

Exclusion in public policy shouldn't mean exclusion of people in general

Why I am not all upset about Prop 8 and Warren.

"I never will, by any word or act, bow to the shrine of intolerance.."

Cheney claims power to decide his own case

Just exactly do you expect from the “Straights”

Up to 30,000 new U.S. troops in Afghanistan by summer - Yahoo News

Rove caused Vesuvius to erupt because people in Pompeii knew too much

Here is the current Franken/Coleman math (from

Middle school kids sell booze on school bus

Seasons of Change - Yet another Warren Post

A few of the Michael Connell plane crash details

The Sound of a Door Closing

so much negativity...i feel like telling a STORY...

Crossing the aisle to meet the GOP is one aisle we should not cross

Bush official portrait that was NOT revealed

Paris Hilton.

Out of the last 7 biennial federal elections, how many did you vote in?

By supporting Prop Hate, Rick Warren favors rescinding rights.

OK, Time for you all to fess up.

The "Liberal Media" will be blamed for Bristol not getting married to Levi.

How Obama could deal with the Warren thing (not by throwing Warren under the bus.)

RIAA to halt lawsuits, cozy up to ISPs instead

Polarizing phrases we could all live without

The guy who created the Obama poster Time is using for its POTY cover is not happy about Warren

Upside for me of the Rick Warren pick

Marjorie Cohn: Why Was Cheney So Quick to Admit He's a War Criminal?

Let me get this straight... We're F**cking the Unions for no good reason

Has anyone seen this RickRoll?? Unbelievable..

Unconventional Warfare in the 21st Century: U.S. Surrogates, Terrorists and Narcotraffickers

OK DUers who are the Bush and Cheney spies

Can someone explain to me why the "ex post facto" dictum doesn't negate Ken Starr's request to

'Nothing undermines a good party quite like disappointment and hurt'

It wasn't my choice to make, but here is who I would have picked:

Get your Photoshop on: Official Bush Portrait Revealed

Kenneth Starr, destroyer of marriages:

Love is love

Pop Quiz! Name the last five persons to give the inaugural invocation

8 years on the dark side

Well, if we're gonna reach out to bigots, why not get the best? I propose Rev. Fred Phelps

Noam Chomsky's wife Carol has died.

Let's think back to Kindergarten for a moment...

It is hard to believe in...

Rick Warren passes GO, collects 200 pieces of silver, washes hands of bush depression

Do you priorities your identities?

Are prejudice people able to draw boundaries?

***BREAKING: Calif. AG urges court to void gay marriage ban***

Ponzi Scheme Leads to Demise of Major Sustainable-Food Foundations

So, I guess the USA hasn't changed.

Anyone Have an Updated List of Untimely Deaths of Persons Inconvient to the Bush Admin, etc.?

A Rather Twisted Letter to Santa, even though I know NOBODY here likes sick humor!


George Carlin It's bad for Ya coming up on HBO522

For Our Jewish DU Members!

bush's biggest regret; he got the intelligence wrong in Iraq.

Let's Settle This Once And For All

Notes from this bigoted homophobe...

All roads lead out of Afghanistan

California Attorney General Jerry Brown urges court to overturn Proposition 8

When Will We See Marriage Equality in America?

Rec. If you wonder where is DailyKos,Huffingtonpost, TPM, and THINKPROGRESS on the Mike Connel story

Ted Haggard Pitching Film To HBO About His Fall From Power


Caroline Kennedy and Ellen Alderman, "In Our Defense: The Bill of Rights in Action" - BOOKTV Now!

Here! Take this chair back:

Here! Take this chair back:

Excellent analysis on Obama's foreign policy - BBC radio - link below.

Today's Activist Recommendation

Bristol better produce a kid----getting gifts from "All over the world"

Obama's cabinet and staff picks

Ok, so we fire him in four years

Obama declares end to Dark Ages: “It’s time we once again put science at the top of our agenda”

It's not even frickin' winter yet

Rick Warren: Just Say No, Thanks

if you believe we have the luxury of waiting on civil rights for gays (or anything else),

Not just a GLB issue. Warren's dominionist, i.e. he opposes the fundamental tenets of the US polity.

Did Bristol Palin pop yet?

Remember this: Obama would not not be our president-elect if bigots had their way!

WooHoo! Biden's going to adopt!!!!!

When Sasha and Malia Obama are unjustly attacked I'm going to laugh at you fuckers in your outrage..

What is your city doing to prepare for peak oil?

Urge Obama to announce he will sign the UN condemnation of anti-gay laws at once

"Playing with the Enemy" - Mandela & the White Nationalist Springboks

A little suggestion for Republicans - Stay Out Of Small Planes!!!

Appoint Secretary of Peace - Vote for it on

Mainstream columnist Ruth Marcus: Lawbreaking Bush officials should not be prosecuted

WTF of the day: "Artificial Virginity Hymen"

Does anyone else keep getting logged out?

Homeless Vigil in Denver

Hunger mounts in the US

Horrors of Prop 8 begin to reveal themselves -- Hate Rape

Does it Matter Caroline Kennedy Doesn't Vote?

Republican I.T. man killed in a small plane crash was just subpoenaed

Divide and Conquer is American Business’s Number 1 Strategy to Keep Your Wages Low

why do you think the Obama selected Rick Warren?

Carol Chomsky, Wife Of Noam Chomsky, Passes Away.

In Iraq, Maliki's arrest (and release) of political rivals resembles Musharaff's tyranny in Pakistan

Fuck you Dick Cheney. Nobody gives a fuck what you think!!!!!!!

never mind... not really funny, I guess

SKINNER has said all DU'ers expected to support gay rights, including gay marriage ...

Increased shoplifting is another sign of bad times

"It's Kristallnacht Two!" An Ethnic Cleansing in America

an incredibly touching letter to Obama. re: Warren pick

Can we demand respect for our own differentness without according respect for ALL differences? nt

Wanted: Foolish Economists

Robert Redford: Stopping Bush's Destruction of Our Environment

Media Matters: Let's Not Pretend Time Didn't Fawn Over Bush/Cheney

Should Obama Publicly Support Jerry Brown's Efforts To Overturn Prop 8?

Do people who are bigoted ever change?

Rick Warren

Take a break from recriminations! Celebrate the Winter Solstice!!

This isn't about marriage. This is about the President honoring a sect that calls us pedophiles.

Bush Radio: "The actions I'm taking represent a step that we all wish were not necessary."

Ferraro: "Caroline Kennedy is not Ready for the Senate"

Weekend toons, Part 1, Bushco is still here, unfortunately

Hacked CellPhone detects disease....

Guess Bristol Palin's baby's name

I checked at the "Rapture Ready" site just to see what they were up to.

Why you should be upset about Warren and prop 8

An Aerial Tour of the Homes of Bernie Madoff and the Bailed-Out Bankers

Well Done: Geoff Kors Declines Inauguration Invitation

When you see "movements" growing, the first questions to ask: Who's funding it, & why? Christian

Inaugural Security: Leave Chairs, Strollers Home

***Donate lots of Campbell's Soups to your local food pantry***

The U.S. Goes Global With Its Anti-Gayness

Top Reasons to Move to France

So...It Seems SEC Employees Were More Interested In Porn & Running Their Own Businesses

*** DUzy Awards for week ending December 19, 2008 ***

The Way We Were, 1968 (dial uppers: 343 KB graphic)

The Basic Issue At Hand About Warren Being Selected For The Invocation

Rather than just wringing our hands over Rick Warren, what can we do?

How the Grinches Stole Christmas by Mark Nease

For those of you defending the anti gay preacher

Cerberus Capital Management, LP

it sure feels good to beat a ticket in court.

NYT: "Wonderful? Sorry, George, It’s a Pitiful, Dreadful Life"

If it were Blacks who were not welcome to join Warren's Church - Would the outrage be different?

Comments regarding DU/Warren . . . I hope people read and think about this


You need to start buying Campbell Soup ASAP -

Pictures from Space...the most amazing shots I have ever seen...

Warren: Gays are promiscuous, lack maturity (It's NOT just a two-minute prayer!)

It's worked in the past, image heavy

I work with low income families, and this is the hardest holiday I can remember..

The Noose Tightens-Rumsfeld, Ashcroft and other top Bush officials could soon face legal jeopardy.

Fundies: Soup is Gay Food

I'd like to wish every Pagan or just lovers of the frosty season a Happy Yule/Solstice weekend.

During the 60's progressives were able to fight multiple battles, not *just* civil rights

Over 100 US and Foreign Scholars Slam Human Rights Watch re Venezuela

Do Japanese Workers Have a Socialized Healthcare System?

Rick Warren believes that the Flinstones represents reality and man once ruled over dinosaurs.

Dharasana Satyagraha

The Warren invocation isn't really an issue about which "reasonable people can disagree"

Cringley's last column

Investigation reveals racist remarks at Florida Department of Children and Families

Can I just say THANK YOU to our DU Admins and Moderators?

Larisa Alexandrovna: Background on Mike Connell Case, Republican IT Who Died In Plane Crash

Breaking: Brown asks state high court to overturn Prop. 8

While we argue about Obama's cabinet picks, they have Wellstoned another one

Republicans almost had me feeling guilty about having a 30 years and out retirement program

Stephanie's Most Excellent PNAC Thread ...

Lost in a Sea of What If, How To, and Not Enough

Sea Shepherd has Japanese Whaling Fleet Is On the Run

I finally figured out what it is that irks the shit out of me about the "gun culture"

I came across your recent statement calling my present activities "unwise and untimely".

Twin rainbows I saw this afternoon

What do you suggest Obama do about the Rick Warren problem?

New slogan for Fox News*

Music Industry To Abandon Massachusetts

T-Mobile: I shall miss you; your service was great and your staff friendly.

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 12/19/08

Glad to see the MAJOR NETWORKS are in full Holiday spirit this final Friday before Christmas

I am in the process of getting plowed

I told a coworker that you can tell alot about someone by how they:

DUzy Awards for the week are up in GD

I've never watched pResident Evil. I know nothing about him.

Discovery Channel?

Did some people have a cup of crazy with breakfast this morning?

Why don't the Japanese, Germans, and Koreans raise their worker's wages to meet UAW wages?

jasonc appreciation thread.

Weird...My long lost sister just called me, after 2.5 years

Let's Dance.

OK, I need another book-movie series to follow

Take note of today- this is the day the RIAA caved.


Good web site for dog/cat health questions (link included).

Sausage burgers! Cholesterol Alert!

Santa always came to our house when mom was taking a bath.

Help!! I'm begging' ya!!!!!!


I want to apologize - I will deliver no more snark on the Warren subject

man discovers high school acquaintances on facebook, still has nothing to say to them.

So what anus is on you?

So what onus is on you?

Did you ever find your parents' stash of Christmas presents as a kid?

Wheat free beer is pretty tasty. What are you having?

How many years until full, equal marriage rights are the law of the land in the United States?

Free association wordygame junior-starting with: flash

Another DUer has just told me that she wants to shoot someone in the ass with a BB gun.

I don't care what anyone else thinks. Casino > Goodfellas

Hello, Allow Me To Introduce Myself...

I confess - I am not a fan of "small talk"

MTV completely abandons music

OMG has Ava Been Tombstoned????

It is damn slippery outside!!

When you sing christmas carols, do you imitate the radio versions?

Since No One Liked My Chicken Witch Thread

Oh no! Old Yeller has rabies!

The Chicken Witch Appreciation Thread

OMG...I think I'm gonna be tombstoned!

The non-religious make up 15% of the population, where is the openly non religious speaker?

Jesus was a capricorn (dedicated to Rick Warren and his ilk).

I'm obsessed.....

It's Christmas In Heaven

Earworm alert: Damn, that LL Bean song is Catchy!

Genetic modifications - which would be worse?

How many are like me, and waited till the LAST minute to do Christmas cards?

Who remaindered the book of love?

OMG.. Walt Starr has been tombstoned?

I finished Thom's present... I finished Thom's present

Photoshop mavens: Official Bush Portrait Revealed!

nybody have any idea how many times Fed Ex will try to make a delivery?

Party it up, people... It's the Friday before HeyZeus's B-Day

Anyone else like Iron Maiden?

It will make you laugh every time. Never gets old.

It will make you laugh every time. Never gets old.


FRIDAY! Oh how I love you.

Good night everyone

St Ides Malt Liquor with 2pac and Snoop Dogg

It was hot in Houston today, it is December and I want some cold air.

Does anyone make traditional Slovak Christmas soup?

OK...just got done watching a Prodigy video on YouTube

L@@K! Craigslist's...JEEPS... Only 15' South of Houston!

Can a person be a habitual cocaine user?

Eight years ago tonight, my 8 months pregnant sister was killed in a car accident.

You know what's really smart to do on a blizzard-like night?

Apparently there was a fight here at work last night.

Here's my Christmas Song to All my friends at DU

Desktop Weather just told me a bald faced lie.

Well, he turned my internet access back on.

This weekend may destroy a lot of retail businesses.

I've never watched Resident Evil. I know nothing about it.

White House email, elections lynchpin witness, GOP tech guru is dead

musical question for the loungers

My mom likes Rick Warren.

I'll Take a Cheeseburger, Drink A Six Pack, and Take A Darvon To Kill The Pain

For the first time in ages, I'm taking a trip and not bringing my laptop.

Someone please come over and help me packing


A picture of unconditional love

Are calendar stores common?

Why can't we just take out Prop 8 in the next election?

Looks like I spoke too soon.

Ok which one of you folks gave me the cooties - cause I have the fricking flu

WARREN Haynes of Gov't Mule, Actor WARREN Oates, investor WARREN Buffett or Tolstoy's WARREN Peace?


Earworm Alert!!!!! Beware

the boy says happy holidays to all.

Another 70 degree day in Texas, and that means....

Pagans, What are your solstice plans/rituals?

Midnight Mary

TracFone Trouble.

most people who really know me

Isn't it nice that that we relative few, from many different places can gather here in the Lounge

Y'all warned me.

son of sanford and son

"We have more important issues to deal with"

Lesbian Gang-Raped in East Bay

Dana Perino, unhinged....Pt. XXX: Like omigod, Robert Redford sucks!

On the light side ...

there's been a load of compromisin'

My pets in danger - the evil green eyed cat is the neighbor's !

Beer drinking, breath stinking, sniffing glue

I'm taking a break from DU for a few weeks. Everyone have a Happy whatever you celebrate!

a bunch of cats (and some dogs) singing "White Christmas"

van halen's 1982 tour rider is not interesting for the "no brown m&m" stipulation

How would I go about making raspberry juice into liquor?

What is the greater abomination?

The perfect Christmas gift for MrScorpio, if you're wont to give...

I don't know what an 'isz' is.

The Letter

Post a song that reminds you of the one you're still not over.

Bunco is not what you's code for DVDA night:

Are you guys keeping tabs of the philanthropical foundations that are closing because of Madoff?

Wesley Willis: Cut The Mullet

Who should play Blagojevich in the movie?

Hot Smoke & Sasafrass by Bubble Puppy

POLL: If your given name were Ronald Clyde Crosby, would you change it to

Has the sheer repetition of Rick Warren's name affected you psychologically over the past few days?

Dennis Leary remembers Dennis Leary movies

Which is the BEST online Shoe-Throwing game?

Forgive me, DU, for I have sinned against thee. I have not posted anything about Rick Warren.

Okay... I'm shaking right now. A group of teenagers just tried to kill me.

I'm naming my first born child Rick Warren (girl or boy).

Former MLB pitcher Doc Ellis dies at age 63

"Pennsylvania is like Nazi Germany"...

Okay, a very, very important topic: The mystery of Icicle lights...

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 12/20/2008)

Post a song that is never over

I think I may remain skeletal: Other skeletons please weigh in.

How sweet. Madoff gets to post his own security guards for house arrest.

My open letter to Skinner: Of DU, gay marriage and civil unions

Kids Today Don't Know How Good They Have It!

I think I may remain simple : Other simpletons please weigh in.

GD and GD:P--exemplifying the rhetorical concept of "hyperbole."

Cougar 101 with Hunter Parrish

anyone want to hear my tales of whining about women screwing with my brain?

I'm listening to the Theme From Shaft. Ask me anything


My kitteh is having a hard time going potty.

I've reprogramed it to only destroy the word Warren and I'm throwing it into GD. Who's with me?

KitchenWitch Appreciation Thread.

I love how management turns the heat down on weekends

Is it wrong that

Obama names mystery science theater team

Today's word of the day is "Warren's penis". Substitute any word from any subject line to include

I don't know what a "wii wii" is.

I'm watching UFC now. Safer than wading through all these Warren threads.

Anyone else watching UConn Gonzaga?

VA, NC, and GA DU'ers. What are gas prices like these days.

Gift ideas for guys

The Strangest 'Snow Announcement' of All Time

Do you gawk and choke during .... intimate moments?

I did a naughty

I'm going to go outside and write my name in the snow. Anyone wanna see?

*REMINDER*--8PM--National Anthem---VEGAS!!!

Okay, I lived in Austin from 1983-1985

I don't know what a 'wii' is.

And now for something completely different: The 2009 Sarah Palin Calendar!

It's minus FUCKING ten here.... MINUS ten (about 17 dgs to you people)

It's Friday and yet I see no pic thread? Must I do everything???

I was just over in GDP and they're all talking about Rick Astley singing at the Inauguration!

I know it's not clover

A Classic post in GD. Thanks to DuStrange...

On DVD, The Dark Knight's Chances For an Oscar Go Down, IMO

Anybody got a spare $180,000 laying around?

Reason 1396 Why I Rarely Enter GD anymore

Watching a Flintstones Christmas...

Small Plane CRASH! Mike Connell, Karl Rove's Computer IT Expert About To Talk Is DEAD... LINK

Pink and blood on a steak? No freaking way...

Pain while writing?

"As a Christian, I believe marriage is between one man and one woman." Is this argument even...

Anyone seen my husband today?

Another reason to dislike Rick Warren: He Blames the Economy on the People

Some Good News Regarding the Burglary.....

My cousin's husband fell off a ladder, and was killed! Weeks ago!

Has anyone seen this video clip of Rick Warren?? Unbelievable..

I Just Saw a Man Collapse.

Real-life Mowgli kept alive by cats

Earwig Alert!!!! Beware

Young jalepenos

A display of fractal art of uncommon grace and beauty.

Have you ever seen Keith Morrison on Dateline? He seems entertained by human misery.

When is MXC on?

How many folk can I insult with this Christmas joke?

What are your deal-breakers?

Update on My Mom - It's Fucking Cancer.

"The Handmaid's Tale" - Is it coming to Fruition??

My dad's funeral was yesterday.

Kitten Picture of the Day for Saturday December 20

I think I may remain single : Other singletons please weigh in.

update on my husband told me he wanted a divorce on the cell phone

Yo, how much snow has dumped into your back yard today?

Can I get some vibes for my mom's missing kitteh?

Do you talk and joke during .... intimate moments?

Happy Solstice / Yule... "Here Comes the Sun"

I'll say it: VISTA has been swiftboated

Best star Trek (Kirk era) movie?

Thoughts on a "Teach Yourself Guitar" book/video/etc. set?

I had a Wii in my hands and decided not to buy it

Would you tolerate your spouse/partner/s.o./concubine to say "You dumb***" or "shut the f*** up"?

If you could have anything you wanted - just for yourself - for Christmas, what would it be?

To Mr. Obama From Your Newly Gay Constituents

Does Science recognize Instinct?


Skeet Skeet Skeet

Health Disparity in the United States

So the but tutcher has picked up some new sayings from somewhere

Merlin is missing (not in the house) and my heart is broken...

Name that baby! Bristol's baby due today!


DUers watercolor of Obama in Time Magazine!

I am Rip Van Thomcat. I sleep away the ages, and then wake

caption this kitty photo:

A portrait of the feline as a young cat.

DUers who know me know I regularly ridicule & dismiss the tinfoilers. Till today

Anyone having computer problems since last Firefox update?

If you had to choose true love vs. comfort and security forever...

From SCJ Robert Jackson's closing statement at the Nuremburg Trials:

Erich Fromm on what love is and what it isn't

So today I woke up at 9 PM.

So today I woke up at 9 PM.

Bunco is not what you's code for DVD night:

I am going to gaslight BabyM.

Boston's first big storm kinda-live blog (very pic heavy)

OMG.. graywarrior has been tombstoned?

I think GDP should be renamed GDRW

"What we've done in the Democratic Party is an intellectual leveraged buyout."

I just got caught my "Gomer" in the steel teeth of my pants zipper, ouch!!!

do you think I probably abetted a drug deal?

Looking out my back door

My neighbors gave an outdoor holiday party...Pics!

Could You People Stop Telling Me to Find Common Ground With Fucking Bigots?

Feral cat update

A few words about Obama's selection of Rick Warren to deliver the invocation at his inaguration.

Am I The ONLY One Mad At Warren...

You realize every new Warren thread you post critcising the Warren post

One of FDR's reported saying was, "I agree with you, now make me do it". Go out and

Pastor Warren wins. It's official. I am so glad that this will be a celebration of Warren

I can tell you 2 groups that are unequivocally going to benefit from our new President

Biden Second Puppy Coming From Pound

Should Blags grow a giant huge greasy mustache?

Obama's favs way up despite DU. / Gallup Daily: 72% favorable 19% unfavorable

Natl Guard enforcing intergration in Little Rock / Bigot saying a prayer at historic inauguration.

How about a female Episcopalian bishop (Katharine Jefferts Schori) instead of...

How about this for symbolism? Replace Warren with Rev. Chris Buice...

Let's hear Rick Warren, in his own words, we are debating about him, aren't we?

My Saddleback experience last weekend

Sign in here if you wrote to Hillary Clinton protesting her appearance at Rick Warren's church.

Is Barack Obama a homophobe?

Malcom Smith Did the Democratic Party proud when he stood up for Equality, why can't Obama do that?

How do you become the Gov. of one of the largest states in the union....

My opinion on the Rick Warren thing.

George Soros groups, ACORN, labor unions, environmentalists push Obama stimulus plan

I agree. Warren should be out.*BUT* how does Obama get rid of him without being shredded by media?

We need the 3 thread limit thing again

Come on, how about some honesty on were PRAYING for Obama to fail

Boot Warren for the Rev. John H. Thomas of the UCC (and SpongeBob).

All I ever wished for was a Democratic president, with progressive ideals....

Kick if you've tired of Warren threads spamming DU.

Give Hope a Chance

Obama team, Congress fleshing out stimulus bill

Coud about something besides Rick Warren?

Is there an Opportunity for Jeb Bush in 2012?

You know what I don't like, whiny straight people who think their problems even compare...

Aw man... A great DU thread-starter has just been delivered a piping hot pizza.

LI native would be the first openly gay chief of a branch of the military

A constructive idea and a challenge.

Given a Choice between Obama and McCain...

Is 36,000 people personal enough yet, beyond just an abstraction?

A Dangerous Imbalance For The GOP (writing off the Midwest re opposing Auto bailout is suicidal)

Kick if you want to kick someone/something.

So, Rick Warren doesn't allow gays to join his church

Obama heads to Hawaii for the holidays

latent or patent homophobia...

Sorry, I've changed my mind on Warren.

My message re Obama and Warren

SUPERCOOL Giant Map Thingy of DC (for the Inauguration)

The Rick Warren issue, as relates to DU.

Dammit! We won! Isn't it time we let them know it!?

What Obama has inadvertently (?) done is inflame the DIALOG about GLBT rights in

Pulse of DU: Is it fair to say that President-Elect Obama no longer has your support?

Mr. Obama Disagrees

During which part of Warren's three minute talk with G-d will he bring up Gay Marriage?

Obama, in a ‘slap in the face,’ invites right-wing evangelist to the inauguration

Are any of you secretly rooting for Blago to be found innocent

30 Days kids ........

Obama picks Daniel Tarullo to fill open seat on Federal Reserve Board

What's this I hear about Barack Obama inviting Rick Warren to speak at the inauguration?

I watched the Anne Curry interview with Rick Warren tonight

The vitriol level of the Rick Warren issue, as relates to DU.

A fond farewell from Jackeens_for_Obama!

Pulse of DU: Is it fair to say that President-Elect Obama no longer has your support? (LoZo-matic™)

"You don't gotta go home but you can't sleep here!"

is it fair to say any critique of barack makes

Should I post a Rick Warren thread, or an Oasis thread?

Rick Warren.. what his inner self might look like...

A perspective: "Here's what I think's happening here."

The three warmongering amigos finally calling for withdrawal from Iraq... sort of.

President-Elect Obama will name science team during Saturday's address

My Letter to President-elect Barack Obama

Is it possible the Democratic leadership (inc. Obama) are willing to sacrifice the gay vote...

Why I'm mad right now

The people most responsible for the inappropriate level of vitriol on DU at the moment.

Bush History - Bush Explains Why He Calls Natural Gas "Hemispheric" - 12/20

Franken is Winning, and Coleman Knows It

Rick Warren

Is Rick Warren self destructing?

CO-Sen: Hickenlooper Stronger Than John Salazar in New Poll

First transgender hired on Capitol Hill

lol... oh, geez! ... zzzzzzzzzzzzz

WHEW!!!! I have finally figured out a solution to this whole Rick Warren fiasco

Rick Warren: Americans are suffering because America has turned away from God

Marriage is one of the "basic civil rights of man," fundamental to our very existence and survival.

Gay community adopting republican stance.

pawlenty Thinks he Can Appoint A "Temporary" U.S. Senator???

So how long will calling Obama a "bigot" for the Warren invocation debate last?

sarah palin and her in-law's manufacturing substances and engagement dinner

Obama's New Sec of Transportation: What You Need to Know About Ray LaHood

"How long? Not long, Because "no lie can live forever."

You're making a staw herring argument, just a deus ex hominem attack, a sine qua quid quo

Obama appoints "leading experts on climate change who have advocated forceful government response"

Netroots Nation Inauguration Party!!!

Maybe "The God Warrior" should give the invocation

The Bush Legacy

Obama names two senior advisors in his weekly address

Obama names two senior advisors in his weekly address

As an agnostic I could be offended at every invocation

Didn't Clinton start out right away with a gay rights issue that backfired?

Rick Warren Violates Cone of Silence, Give McCain Advance Copy of Inaugural Prayer.

Why can't Obama just add THIS GUY to the roster right before Warren

What will happen when warren addresses the obama crowd

The Democratic Party of today is more in line with the following Pre-Clinton president:

a silent protest

That little voice that says "What? and Oh NO"

In Cabinet, Obama goes for experience, pragmatism

it is easier for a pig to pass through the eye of a needle, than for rick warren to enter heaven.

Why this Obama skeptic is mildly optimistic

Now that the Biden puppy crisis is settled.....

Rick Warren praised Anglican bishop implicated in massacre of 600 Muslims

Should a President who believes that life begins at conception...

Poll: Do You Have Regrets Over Your Primary Choice?

My thoughts on Warren... (forgive me if I ramble)

Has the sheer repetition of Rick Warren's name affected you psychologically over the past few days?

A Silver Lining To The Warren Blunder

I'm naming my first born child Rick Warren (girl or boy).

Douchebag versus shit sandwich.

The thought of watching Rick Warren for 2 minutes on inauguration

How about no invocation?

Southerners are the missing group in Obama's Cabinet

Will make a donation to a DU'er w/out a star if DU-P can go 15 minutes w/out bitching.

Two days after giving Bush a 'peace award', Warren called for the assassination of Iran's President

Environmentalists Fuming Over Ken Salazar's New Post (Obama's pick for Interior)

If Rick Warren supported a proposition in CA to ban interracial marriage

Kennedy comes out for gay marriage - Politico

Do we want a **Dominionist** at the podium at the Inauguration??

Do we want a **Dominionist** at the podium at the Inauguration??

No need to revisit the primaries. Hillary would have done just as much good/bad.

LAT: Obama's choice of Rick Warren to lead prayer dismays Hollywood


Why is there an invocation (prayer) at a presidential innaguration?

Re politicians

Plans Being Drawn to Close Guantanamo Prison......Gates taking some initiative

Real change.

Obama is now HURTING the Gay community if he let's Warren stay

I am going to offer a definition of a word that I think is appropriate here, and you will hate me.

A question..

Gates Backs Obama's Promise to Close Guantanamo: "It Will be a 'High Priorirty'."

1st Presidential Executive Order. Repeal DOMA.

If YOU were President, how would you go about dealing with

Today's word of the day is "Warren's penis". Substitute any word from any subject line to include

General Chang: "You do prefer it this way, don't you, as it was meant to be? No peace in our time."

Poet Elizabeth Alexander to read at inauguration

Hilda Solis is one helluva great pick for Labor!

Hilda Solis is one helluva great pick for Labor!

Can't find a ride to Washington for Jan. 20? Book a boat

The top issue in the USA today is NOT keeping Right Wing Religious Nuts Happy!

To reach out to your enemies, you have to stay close to your friends

This confirms that the fundy line about hate the sin, love

I'm not gay, but I think it's time...

Here's a compromise on Rick Warren.

As a woman and a feminist and a mother

Kick and Rec this if you want me to ....

Separate and Not Equal (NY Times)

Pick One -- Corrupt Republicans, or Incompetent Democrats

I Had Dinner Last Night With A Fundamentalist Baptist Minister

Looks like Levi Johnston's mom is Rush Limbaugh's new best friend: OXYCONTIN

Progressive Leaders/Presidents NEVER sit down w/ bigots or give them a platform!!! O RLY? pic heavy

O is the most "gay friendly" president this country has ever had who vocally supports gay rights

EVERYBODY Gets a seat at the table

A statement on the state of DU

The mods on this board are good and fair

Why can't people accept that criticism of Obama's choices isn't going to hurt him?

Can we watch Rachel Maddow anymore?

In his own words.

I think a lot of people here didn't understand Obama when he

Dear President (elect) Obama

People are really taking the Rick Warren thing to far...

Hey neighbors! • We're trying to turn around a full-steam-ahead aircraft carrier ...

prop 8 supporters want retroactive nullification of gay marriages

What Obama showed me, throughout the elections.....

Obama names science and technology team

Pissed about Rick Warren? Poll time: Did you vote for Obama after knowing about the McClurkin issue?

What would you like to see happen in the first 100 days of an Obama administration/Dem Congress?

Wait wait wait wait wait wait wait wait wait wait what about Bill "It's a choice" Richardson?

Can I just say thank you to the Mods

prominent Republican political consultant killed in small plane crash

K&R if you think the Mods should add a space for keywords for each post

Since Loving vs. Virginia was mentioned here, let's here some words from Mildred Loving...

Some good news. Please read! Obama's NOAA Appointment May Have a Profound (positive) Impact

Maybe I'm Just Easy ...

Biden on This Week Dec 21

People please. GPP's acting as if Warren was appointed Secretary of State or something!

Some issues are absolute

Obama's Science Team: 4 Top Members Named

Learning to talk to each other

Robert Kennedy Jr. I read here a while back that Obama was going to pick him

All modern Republicans claim they would have supported the 1960s Civil Rights Acts

If someone threw a shoe at Warren at the inauguration...

I do not want the next FDR. I want the first Obama.

Things to do when Warren is on TV- (PICS)

As An Atheist

Rev. Eric Lee taking a stand against Bigotry & Inviting R. Warren to a Real Debate (action alert)

Progressives are NEVER against finding common ground or expecting fellow men to evolve.

I Now Realize Why The Chinese Consider The Saying, "May You Live In Interesting Times"...

So let me get this straight: We worked for eight years for this inauguration...

A Thread I Think Worth calling Some Attention To Here, My Friends

I'm not gay, and I am disgusted and appalled with the choice of Warren

Any chance we could get a pro-Obama forum on DU?

Obama goes vacationing in Hawaii while Ken Starr tries to invalidate existing gay marriages

Obama chooses his poet

Rev. Joseph Lowery on the position of Gays! And this is the "Liberal" !

The top issue in the USA today is NOT gay marriage

OK. That's going too far. Joseph Lowery is a hero and seeing him

Fuck Kenneth Star

just so i'm clear, who's on the 'eat shit and go away' list of our new and improved uniter?

why did anyone support Obama at all?


Perhaps Obama's selection of a bigot was intended to highlight their bigotry


I wonder how the Obamas would've fared pre-Loving v. Virginia (1967)

Telling Obama who he can/can't associate with religiously is itself intolerance

K&R if you want the Obama/Daschle health plan to be single-payer

K&R if you want the Obama/Daschle health plan to be single-payer

enough about the Warren selection. It's just a bloody prayer, folks.

Obama appears to have made up his mind on Warren, now what?

How do you respectfully disagree with hatred?

Caroline Kennedy: I'm a 'Clinton Democrat' (among others)

"Highly inflammatory or divisive attacks that echo the tone or substance of our political...

In response to the people not liking all the Warren threads

Today - NY Times "...President-elect Barack Obama has found himself enmeshed in a new controversy "

Speaking of Ecuador.

Joel Olsteen a better pick to reach out to the evangelical "right"?

"Chicken in a Biskit" crackers from Australia contain no chicken, but here they do contain some.

"Chicken in a Biskit" crackers from Australia contain no chicken, but here they do contain some.

Rec this if you can abhor the Warren choice, but still support and be thrilled Obama is Pres Elect!

Bishop Chane: Obama "is courting the powerful at the expense of the marginalized."

Dear Pastor Warren

Three Danish soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Calif. AG urges court to void gay marriage ban

For IMF, global financial crisis proves budget boon

Calif. AG urges court to void gay marriage ban

Iraq politicians reject pact allowing Brits to stay

Portrait shows Bush relaxed and smiling

Rice says only an idiot would trust North Korea

Blagojevich Pardons 22 People

Iraq MPs block non-US troop bill

Secret nuclear sell-off storm

Obama urges carmakers to 'reform'

Iraqi Judge Orders Baath Party Plot Suspects Freed

Youth pastor accused of sexual relationship with teen

Career Army officer sues Rumsfeld, Cheney, saying no evacuation order given on 9/11

Girl Handing Out Cough Drops Accused Of Selling Drugs At School

Canada offers $3.29 billion in loans Detroit Three

The Noose Tightens-Rumsfeld, Ashcroft and other top Bush officials could soon face legal jeopardy.

S&P downgrades 11 of world’s top banks

UAW's Sacrifices Look to Some Like Surrender

Music industry drops effort to sue song swappers

Cerberus offers stake to unions

Judge blocks 8th-grade algebra testing in Calif.

Inaugural Security: Leave Chairs, Strollers Home

"Drill, baby, drill' process has begun

Parents drugged, bound and gagged doctor in forced marriage bid

Last S Korean troops leave Iraq

Iraqi shoe-thrower: I would do it again

Amazon pollution case could cost Chevron billions

Obama names 4 top members of science team

Mexico president 'will never negotiate' with drug traffickers

Anti-war protesters target U.S. consulate in symbolic shoe-toss

Iraqi Shoe-Hurling Journalist Said to Ask for Pardon

India suffers massive internet disruption after undersea cables break

Sea Shepherd Finds and Engages the Japanese Whaling Fleet

Fortisgate scandal topples Belgian Government

Scientists Hack Cellphone to Analyze Blood, Detect Disease, Help Developing Nations

Goldman Execs Lose Bonuses, State Loses Millions

Chicago Sit-in workers Get Checks (VICTORY)

Up to 30,000 new U.S. troops in Afghanistan by summer

Feds won't appeal ruling in gas drilling

Afghanistan: Soviet failures echo for US

China blocks access to New York Times Web site

Carol Chomsky, 78, Linguist and Educator

Harvard Kennedy School's John P. Holdren to be Named Obama's Science Advisor

Motor City's woes extend beyond auto industry

Hedge funds gain access to $200bn Fed aid

Oil Plunge Heightens Tensions in Iran

Schwarzenegger declares state in fiscal emergency

Official Bush portraits unveiled

Calif. Supreme Court Ruling May Deter Good Samaritans

(Prominent Republican)Pilot killed as plane crashes in Lake Twp. ("Rove's IT consultant")

Jerry Brown: Gay-marriage ban should be invalidated

(Caroline) Kennedy comes out for gay marriage

Johnston's arrest was oxycontin-related

Gaza militants fire 13 Qassams, 23 mortar shells into Israel on Sat.

Israeli Troops Kidnap Two Lebanese Citizens

Barney Frank, grumpiest guy in the House giddy at the prospect of the next 4 years

Homeland Security wants to Arm Airliners with Anti-Missile Lasers

Deep Throat Dies, Leaving Will in Potted Plant

"The proliferation of space warfare technology" by Matthew Hoey (12-11-08 Bulletin of the Atomic

SEC Employees Downloaded Porn, But Just WHAT Did They Watch?

Media Matters: Matthews for Senate (?)

John Dean: 'Serious consequences' if Obama doesn't prosecute torture

Mr. Obama Disagrees

Obama, in a ‘slap in the face,’ invites right-wing evangelist to the inauguration

Bernard Madoff Ethnic Cleansed America

Bernard Madoff $50 billion Ponzi scheme ignites outpouring of anti-Semitism online

Taking Command By Wesley K. Clark

Mary Mitchell: Warren pick insults struggle for justice

Helen Thomas: There are good reasons to bail out Detroit

'Angel' of foreclosure defense bedevils lenders

We Call on You Lord: Leaked Rick Warren Invocation

UAW's Sacrifices Look to Some Like Surrender

Sarah Chayes on Negotiating with the Taliban

Historians See Eerie Parallels Between JFK and Bush Attacks

Bob Herbert, Hope Amid the Gloom: "A radically different environment for the nation’s workers?"

"Deep Throat" Mark Felt: Lawman's Unwavering Compass Led Him to White House Showdown

APPRECIATION: In Dark Times, You Need a Mark Felt in the Shadows

LAT editorial: "Darth Vader" Cheney's delusions

WP, pg1: For Obama Cabinet, A Team of Moderates; In Picks, Few Hints About Policy Plans

Cheney-8 years on the dark side

Separate and Not Equal (NY Times)

Taking Yes For An Answer

Mark Helprin in WSJ: Bush Has Made Us Vulnerable

Harvard International Review: Can Obama Restore the US Image in the Middle East?

Obama Reshapes White House for Domestic Focus; "shift away from Bush priorities"

My 2008 "McLaughlin Awards" (Part 1)

Thom Hartmann: Three Cups of Tea for Rick Warren

Why Rick Warren's acceptance of Obama is more important than Obama's picking of Warren.

Bush Insider Who Planned To Tell All Killed In Plane Crash: Non-Profit Demands Full Federal

A Progressive Case for Rick Warren

Democracy Now - Obama's environmental picks - 1/3

Democracy Now - Obama's environmental picks - 2/3

Democracy Now - Obama's environmental picks - 3/3

TYT on the Red Carpet with Will Smith and Rosario Dawson (No, Really)

Open Letter to Mainstream Media (poetry sarcasm)

Meet Twiggy, the Water Skiing Squirrel

Countdown: Bushed! 12/19 - Gay-Gate, Corrupt E.P.A. Head

Wall Street Crash of 2008

Messages to Obama from Iran

Break it Down

Forgotten Years

Countdown: Difference Between Hockey Mom & Pit Bull? Meth?

phil ochs love me I'm a liberal

Young Turks: Bernard Madoff -- $50 Billion Thief -- Disgraced on Camera

12/20/08 President-elect Obama's Weekly Address

Jonathan Turley: Obama needs to prosecute Bush/Cheney!

Black Keys - I Got Mine :: Letterman

Redford is livid about Bush's park land sales-Perino doesn't know what she is talking about (00:56)

John Dean: Obama needs to prosecute Bush/Cheney!

TYT: Rush Limbaugh's Totally Un-Funny Story & Fox News

Young Turks: Why Do Politicians Rip Us Off?

Rachel Maddow: Bush in One Word

The Twelve Days of Choosing (Obama's Top Team)

Obama - The making of a President

New Dirt on Pastor Warren via Rachel Maddow

I DIDN'T DO IT! Alberto Gonzales First Interview Since Leaving Dept of Justice

Santa Claus Bailout Hearings

Solider rings bell for a different Army

'Poster boy' of deserters not on U.S. wanted list

Kehler: NSI Failures Part of Solution

Airman Facing Bribery Charges Waits In Guam

Special Ops ‘Surge’ Sparks Debate

Gates Approves CAB Deployment to Afghanistan

Reserve Policy Board To Be Overhauled

Russian Diplomat Criticizes U.S. Arms Control

Soldier Returns From Iraq, Surprises Children

Marines Take On Obstacle Course in Pensacola

IRR Marines Can Stay Deployed

Thunderbirds Announce Their 2009 Schedule

Former SEAL Shot In Bizarre Murder

Okinawa Addresses Pollution At U.S. Bases

Russia Unveils Anti-APS RPG

5th Fleet boss: Navy To Go After Pirates

Nigeria to Supply 25% of US Oil by 2015

Group: TVA estimate for nuclear plans is low; Documents say cost would near $22 billion

The military's idea of 'Greening the battlefield'

Joe Romm elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

AlterNet: Disney Exhibit Gives Visitors a Warped Idea of Waste and Consumption

Arctic Temperatures Fall 2007 At 9F Above Averages - All Time Record Warmth

Growth in US oil consumption to slow significantly

Final Cape Wind review held until '09 (Mass.)

Amazon pollution case could cost Chevron billions

Solar Power Rebate Program Is a ‘Victim’ of Its Own Success (Conn.)

(Integrated) Wind-Hydro Could Be Boon To State's Economy (South Dakota)

Swiss Government Study - 10 KM3 Of Swiss Glaciers Melted In Past 9 Years

Igor Semilitov (UA Fairbanks) - Release Of 1% Of East Siberian Methane Hydrates = Runaway Warming

Arctic melt 20 years ahead of climate models

Panasonic + Sanyo Could Create Solar and Battery Giant

Fiddling with words as the world melts

Swiss glaciers 'in full retreat': Swiss glaciers are melting away at an accelerating rate …

Met Office warn of 'catastrophic' rise in temperature: … more than 5°C in the next 90 years …

Conscience clause and relaxed environmental regs among Bush's lame-duck rulings

Climate change: 'We need to unleash the power of the masses' - We need to engage everyone, …

Study Shows Wind Power Much Better than Ethanol

Dishwasher question....

Hydrogen plan will fill in when wind turbines stop (Scotland)

Now China is growing slower, can it grow cleaner?

Dairy growth has Idaho thinking cow-pie power

Wind Energy will be an early test of Obama's White House Staff

Obama taps accomplished marine scientist and conservationist Jane Lubchenco to head NOAA

EU Fisheries Commission Will Allow 30% INCREASE In N. Sea Cod - Decision "Farce", Says Greenpeace

Wind Energy More Economically Sound Than Mountaintop Removal Mining

Obama Science Advisor John Holdren: proliferation proliferation proliferation

RWE says to build German offshore wind farm ($4b, 960 MW)

Polywell fusion final report double-checked by peer-review panel

Dr Housing Bubble 12/19/08

“The market has failed, and officialdom is perpetuating that failure.”

Obama picks Daniel Tarullo to fill open seat on Federal Reserve Board

Hunger mounts in the US

Cintas to Pay $3 Million to Resolve 6 Safety Cases (1 death)

Body Count: 2,300 Mass Layoffs & 224,000 jobs in Nov. (full list)

Joe Cocker - A Little Help From My Friends - Woodstock 1969

Bruce Springsteen-Born In The U.S.A.


Everybody loves Trade Agreements! They LOVE them in South Korea!

I been everywhere MAN!!!!!!!!


Working Man Blues!!!!!!!!

Johnny Cash "I Walk the Line" live 1959

Another South-North fight over labor

Smithfield firm cited by OSHA (willful and serious violations a total of $216,000 in proposed penalt

1 dead, 17 injured in Atlanta ped bridge (under construction) collapse

Obama: Labor pick is blazing new trails "As secretary of labor, I will work to strengthen our unions

Today in labor history Dec 20 The first American cotton mill began operation

For those who say unions aren't needed anymore

UAW: Thanks for Your Efforts!

I Dedicated My 1000th Post to This Community

Thank you, all, for your passion and committment.

Ken Starr & company are trying to nullify 18,000 California marriages

Please tell me. What can I do to help ease your pain?

I just want our non-hetero friends on DU to know this:

Please help my Obama inaugural poll (link inside) ...

US balks at backing condemnation of anti-gay laws (UN)

I knew things weren't great at DU for GLBT people.

That's it. If you're gay and say you don't care about gay marriage, then fuck you.

Question: Does anyone know if Warren has ever been challenged

So has anyone from the Obama team responded to any emails yet?

Anybody here good with Photoshop?

FReepers trying to "save" El Coyote

I'm calling out this thread because it encapsulates the problem.

This racist scum is about to go to sleep. Good night you guys

Warren's publisher = Zondervan...Zondervan owned by...wait for it...HarperCollins/News Corp

Rick Warren is, and will continue to be, the narrative until January 20

How much money have we given this site over the years?

UN declaration for the universal decriminalization of homosexuality signed by 66 countries

Obama said repeatedly that this is the "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA". So why is he inviting a man

Coming out at christmas - London gay men's choir

If the locking of particular threads upsets you

What's this I keep hearing about a bareback church?

Gay is the new nigger

Can I get second opinion on the lyrics to this song? Please?

Mr. Obama Disagrees

Gay People - They Never Learn!

Away from the current topic du jour, is this a good thing for Prop 8, or is this just one guy

I'm gonna hang in here the rest of the night

Obama, in a ‘slap in the face,’ invites right-wing evangelist to the inauguration

**contact Obama's CIVIL RIGHTS transition team about

Brown urges court to overturn Proposition 8

A moment to give a heart felt THANK YOU to our non-GLBT friends who support us with enthusiasm!

At what point would YOU say it's acceptable to criticize anything Obama has done?

The long-suppressed 'gay episode' of Star Trek has just been posted online

How do you respectfully disagree with hatred?

I see "Let it sink" may be the next plan for Warren threads

I cherish the DU and admire Skinner, but I will not come to the DU on Inauguration Day.

A Thread I Think Worth Calling Some Attention To Here, My Friends

Phase 1. " People to Remove Rick Warren from the Inauguration"

Only two Presidential candidates have ever consistently attended Pride events

Just donated my 4 Obama t-shirts to Goodwill this morning

I went to bed early and Haruka just filled me in on last night

With the reality that some want to revoke "18K" CA gay marriages

*Jama's lips quiver...

I'm freaked.

My GLBT Friends, Go and Voice Sign this on Change.Org then vote for it.

So, is this the kind of condescension this community has to put up with?

Episcopal Bishop of D.C. Condemns Warren Invitation

OK, the anger for me has devolved into a slow burn... I think it's time to move on

Obama goes vacationing in Hawaii while Ken Starr tries to invalidate existing gay marriages

Breaking: Prop 8 proponents seek to nullify same-sex marriages (CNN)

Jerry Brown: Gay-marriage ban should be invalidated

COHA: Taking Human Rights Watch to Task re: Venezuela

Argentina suspends Astiz release

Amazon pollution case could cost Chevron billions

Coping with Crisis, Latin America Seeks New Paths

WaPo editorial hitpiece on Chavez today:

Congratulations University of Richmond football. FCS National Champs.

Skinner perfect as Wake downs Navy in EagleBank Bowl (TSN)

Holyfield vs Valuev

Doc Ellis of the Pirates just died.

kid brings 4 oz. of mercury to school, spills some

University requiring Measles Immunization - for On-line course

Wanna be livid? Insurers Seek Presence at Health Care Sessions

I got my electronic cigarettes today.

Following one's strengths to a new life and career. Love what you do.

Facinating interview with astrologer Jessica Murray

Watch the Solstice Sunrise at Newgrange in Ireland via webcast

Hi, folks. Anyone interested in Kryon?

Consider Imagining & visualizing a peace summit.

Concealed Carry on Campus

Just a heads up notice - MichaelHarris has a stunning photo thread up in GD

Just for the record...

Is This Really Necessary?

What do you think when you see......

So if Prop 8 hatemongers....

Requesting help with a frosting recipe please...

need a cook's cookbook/reference man/ encyclopedia

Help me pick a menu for Tuesday's important dinner

OMG! Turducken on sale at Whole Foods!!!

Rick Warren - The New National Preacher

On Faith: Queen Noor: The End of WMDs

Just got the best christmas present - mom's chestnut recipe!

The Jesus Christ hypothesis for the evolution of flight

Journal requires peer-reviewed Wikipedia entry to publish

Mars Orbiter Indicates Mars Was Habitable

DU Zoology geeks: Do animal populations react differently right before extinction?

History Channel to air special on 'sex in space'

US investigation into gravity weapons 'nonsense'

Why Does War Breed More Boys?

How can people say all Atheists are alike?

Tale of the coelacanth

WTF is 'Holy Barking'?

The Road to 9/11 - Yosri Fouda Interviews Khalid Sheikh Mohommed

Vasquez likely pick to replace Bettencourt

Want to thank everyone who gave me advice about youtube

Upcoming geek movies...

More on supporting children of our troops

Seeing India/Pakistan through a glass, darkly

Happy Birthday Democrafty

UW they even have a chance???