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Archives: October 15, 2009

AP: Nelson (D-Ne) praises Snowe's vote

Twitter partners with Indian firm for SMS tweets

The Jenny McCarthy Body Count website.

Mike Lester is somehow more racist than Rush Limbaugh

Huffington Post: The Chamber of Commerce's Jobs Deception Campaign

BBC claims Obama to send 45,000 extra troops to Afghanistan

Louisiana couple swap two children for exotic bird and $175

MSNBC: "Dow surges back over milestone, traders uncorked champagne." THRILLING.

Where is Obama? Where has he been on the public option?

Have you ever received a personal response from the WH? What's the secret

The Campaign Against Limbaugh: A Rush To Judgment?

Rahm, Reid, Baucus, Dodd, and Snowe

Fugg you Susan Collins

A 4-year old's fight for life - USA Today


Unemployment benefits expired? Don't expect to receive an extension check until Thanksgiving.

Dr OZ coming up on KO

Obama misses Ted Kennedy

Olbermann's Free Clinic Site

Is it me or if the Republicans featured on the "Heroes" list on were alive today & active...

AZ GOP (naturally) Rep. goes to deserted island because he 'felt like a pansy.'

Why does the Michelle Bachamann doll look like Michael Jackson?

Reid & Schumer's playground antics

From 100 to 10,000 in a weekend

RIP 'Band Of Brothers 'Shifty Powers'

RNC Web Site Pays Tribute To... "Ronaldus Magnus?"

RNC Web Site Pays Tribute To... "Ronaldus Magnus?"

FACT CHECK: Health insurers cherry-pick facts

Obama's Visits: Compare the Length of the Stays

Moving Troops to Afghanistan Harder Than Getting Them

Justice Dept. seeks action vs. gay discrimination

Rush LimpDick looses bid for NFL team

Our wonderful health care, best in the world.....

With all the issues and sub-issues involved with the health care reform debate,

For what it's worth, Imus Debut Week Ratings

Don't Tax, We Spend

Geithner Aides Reaped Millions Working for Banks, Hedge Funds

Red Neck Rap - anti Obama rant by a Kansas state rep

Red Neck Rap - anti Obama rant by a Kansas state rep

How can it be we have an extraordinary work force and our companies

Something To Consider (blue dogs):

Something To Consider (blue dogs):

Some idiot on CNN saying Rush Limbaugh has been lynched

Michael Moore on the Charlie Rose Show-Must See!

British Woman Told To Buy Performing Arts License To Sing At Work

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Terry Gilliam

Dow 10K: Boom or Bubble?

Congressional Democrats defend White House’s snub of Fox News

Can someone explain to me

APF's Mercedes leave Montana

Question about Wii

Ex-cop cleared to withdraw guilty plea

'Real Time With Bill Maher': Rep. Alan Grayson will be guest Friday

Supreme Leader of Iran reportedly dead/or in coma.

Gibbons divorce case heading to trial

Texas Governor: Executed Inmate was 'a monster'

A Storm Tossed, Star Crossed, Cross Dressing, Cross Cultural, Cross Disciplinary Discussion

Brumby: It would be 'unsettling' to think of trans woman's 'male sexual organs'

Rainfall Map for Los Angeles County, today...

Just now watching Outrage.

If every executive who worked in the for-profit health insurance industry

Vatican to host Galileo exhibit

Vatican to host Galileo exhibit

To prove Muslim ’spying,’ right-wing authors planted spy

How Eric Schmidt funds Wendy Schmidt, tax-free (Google/Foundations)

The Conservative Bible: Where Are You, Monty Python?

To Beat the Taliban, Fight From Afar

British soldiers worry that victories are temporary in Afghanistan

Gates to meet new Japanese leaders during Pacific swing

Poor Roman Polanski

Military Kids Cope With Suicide

New definition of crazy ...

Quick impact projects slow progress in Afghanistan

Oh noes... we won't play teh gays..........

Getting the Job Done

Kellogg's says laser-etched cornflakes are real

Hague fixes Karadzic trial date - war crimes and crimes against humanity. immunity appeal rejected

Dem hopes to unseat Rep (Al-Qaida Will Be "Dancing In The Streets" If Obama Wins) King (R-Ia)

IKEA: owned by a "charitable foundation"

The Republican Senators are seriously sick people, if this Franken bill is anything to go by...

Mormon Leader Compares Pro-Equality Activists to Violent Segregationists

So Rethugs object to a Consumer Financial Protection

Coming up on ABC's Good Morning Republicans

Mika's lamentation for Rush's defeat: "Is that how it's going to be?"

Fugg you Joe Scum and Chuck Todd

Episcopal Life: Among military chaplains, fundamentalism is taking hold.

So Boehner and the Rs and RW shrills are concerned about jobs now after

Photos of Military Deaths in Afghanistan Banned

Shouldn't the DOW at 10K and 10% unemployment tell us that a rising tide doesn't lift all boats?

Jindal closed NOAH. He closed the ONLY public mental health facility in New Orleans.

Gunmen, Bomber Hit 4 Sites in Pakistan, 38 Die

West Wing on Bravo now.

The Secret About Jobs Military Contractors Don't Want You to Know

So, Helen, Rush & some NASCAR fan all walk into a bar. Morning Joe is on the TV...

Do We Have the Best Health Care System in the World?..(Survey says....)

Recruited by MI5: the name's Mussolini. Benito Mussolini

These collected quotes prove that rush HATES black folks...

Harry Reid has massive testosterone injection!! But will it be effective?

Armed With A Deadly Burrito

China forges links with Iran and disagrees on sanctions over nuclear program - al jazeera

A New Way to Gather Data on People

Sen. Robert Byrd Asks: 'How Much American Blood?'

10 Most Brilliant Products of 2009

Studies: Some nursing home elderly get futile care

Danziger Toon- One wafer-thin mint?

Mexico: Military & federal police are kidnapping electricians and forcing them to work.

Interesting little econ fact: Penn State Univ ADVERTISING

Cornel West on CSPAN

Bolton suggests nuclear attack on Iran

this is the mind frame of a freeper

The New Face of the GOP (Kathleen Parker's supplier must have ramped up the quality)

Sometimes, shit just stares you in the face

Dylan Ratigan To Chamber Of Commerce's Tom Donohue: "You Talk Nonsense" (VIDEO)

LOL did you know that WMAL-AM may drop Joe Scarborough's radio show?

Reverse trick or treating--give away chocolate for fair trade

If I were running for office

Worldchanging 101: An Anniversary Collection

Lt. Choi Won’t Lie for His Country - by Amy Goodman

Spitzer on GEM$NBC now

Hey Rush, you drug infested fugg

AHHH...I forgot about the open phones on CSPAN...

the hideous michelle bachmann on the front page of

groan - The Morning Blow crew are discussing "women"

Anyone watching Michael Moore school Maria Bartiromo on the realities of capitalism on MJ

GMA Diane Sawyer asks Karl Rove 3 times if there's a rebellion brewing b/c of bank bonuses

Not Your Father's Chamber Of Commerce: Nat'l Organization Now A Tool Of The Radical Right

Tapwater Catches Fire After Natural Gas Drillers Move In

Dog’s shooting raises ire

Sales are up 30% this year (canning supplies)

Knighthood?? Just an early AM checklist thought..

My nine year old daughter just asked "Who was the first girl President?"

Jason Leopold Interviews Ralph Nader; A Thread With Massive Potential

Dammit Olbermann !!! - If I Have To Do All The Heavy Lifting...

"We are all Rush Limbaugh" ??

New jobless claims number 514,000. Of course, as it is nearly every week,

Foreclosures rise 5 percent from summer to fall

The AHIP rep on Morning Meeting is stuttering. . He must have just

Hey Rush....

A Nobel for Defeating Cheneyism

When did America elect Ms. Snowe president?

Greenwald: A perfect logo

Is Limbaugh getting shafted by the NFL owners?

Former Connecticut DEP Chief lauds Cap & Trade (was a Republican appointee)

AfPak: War on two fronts ..what is going on?

Who's next in line to Chair the House Ways & Means Cmte?

Obama's Secret Jobs Plan - dollar depreciation

Islander will return to American Samoa in wake of tsunami

After 50 years, the Army gets a new parachute

Checketts drops Rush from his group that wants to buy the Rams. I hope he still doesn't get the team

OPEN LETTER To Limbaugh: What’d You Say About SLAVERY

Jim Rome's take on Rush Limbaugh

Dylan Ratigan is doing it again just called out the AHIP spokesperson. . .

ack - wrong forum - pls delete

Grayson calls on American public to 'Unmask the Fed'

President Obama fixing to fuck up traffic in New Orleans while

Pennsylvania seems to have declared war on the environment.

U.K. Pushes Pay Changes on Foreign Banks Treasury Threatened to Pull Busines

China has 130 billionaires

The American way of debt: Turning a profit by preying on the poor

Suspended Boy Back in School

"Health Insurers' Dirty Secret" by Greg Palast

Perry's general counsel benefitted from experts in his own arson-related case

Is the Chamber of Commerce the Rethug's version of Acorn?

Rachel Maddow seems to be sick quite often.

Mother Takes Blame For 400-Pound Teen (Story followup)

Chairman of the Orange County CA Board of Ed: Homosexuality 'not a civil right'

Dollar May Decline to 50 Yen, Lose Reserve-Currency Status, Sumitomo Says

Could it be the powers to be, I'll admit I have no clue as to who they are,

Could it be the powers to be, I'll admit I have no clue as to who they are,

It's the End of the Arctic as We Know It.....And I don't feel fine.

Neal Cavuto: The Obama recession is over, the Bush recovery has begun

Now, that the Baucus bill is out of Committee (cartoon)

Anyone else hear about AZ congressman Jeff Flake hiding out on a deserted island in the Pacific for

U.S military speed plans for 13-ton bomb... but deny Iran nuclear standoff is the reason

I keep reading those of us over 50 don't need (not recommended) to get the N1H1 vaccination

good for a laugh: "Tonight… We Are All Rush Limbaugh"

Navajo Nation mourns passing of Code Talker

TPM: New Ambassador Needed

Crazy Ariana Huffington wants Joe Biden to resign because Obama will send more troops to Afghanistan

Dylan Ratigan contact info

Yesterday's Health Care Rally

Report: George Soros part of Checketts group, too

The Rude Pundit - Queerness and the American Media: Comedy and Tragedy

I have no idea who 'Jon & Kate' are and I hope I never find out

Gary Davis drops bid for Cal 3rd congressional seat!

What is the Huffington Post really about?


You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows..

Ireland Bans Genetically Modified Crops

What it means exactly to be a "useful idiot"

Limbaugh sacked - my local paper makes me proud

LOL. Why does Keith call Beck "Lonesome Roads"?

How Did It Come To This?

I think devaluing the dollar is counter productive

The Real Story Of How Communism Fell

Where is this demand for bipartisanship coming from? We already had a referendum on bipartisanship!

On Bloomberg, Justice Ginsberg taken to the hospital again. (reported on news crawl) /nt

Hey What Happened to the News About 60 Taliban Surrendering The Other Day?

Goldman Sachs Nine-Month Compensation Totals $527,192 a Person

Rush's publicity stunt sure seems to have worked

Rogue Insect Takes Down Missile Truck

Hey.. The DSCC is raffling off a Dinner with the President.

Hey.. The DSCC is raffling off a Dinner with the President.

"Time barred debt"

Running for Office and the School Board

Italy denies report it 'paid off' Taliban to protect its troops

Rachel improving, and Alison does a VERY GOOD JOB!

Rachel improving, and Alison does a VERY GOOD JOB!

Republicans Now Scheming to Tank the Market

This is beautiful! Just beautiful!

Has Limburger requested protection against discrimination of his minority status yet?

Dreamliner is causing nightmares for Boeing

Were any past industry threats actually true?

Were any past industry threats actually true?

Thursday TOON Roundup part 4-Economic recovery rah rah rah!

i give up on watching andrea mitchell on m$nbc

The mad dog on my front porch

The mad dog on my front porch

Sources: Limbaugh dropped from group seeking to purchase Rams

Climate change feared to blame as dead zones suffocate Pacific Ocean life

Limbaugh shows us today he is sexist too: Snowe & Collins

Thursday TOON Roundup part 2- What a Rush it might have been

William Black: Finance's Five Fatal Flaws

IDF To Start Handing Out New Gas Masks To Civilians In January

Thursday TOON Roundup part 1- Health care reform megaroundup

The repuke witchhunt for Kevin Jennings is full on:

Should our soldiers be able to serve if they refuse to

Holy smokes! Andrea Mitchell just defended George Soros to Orin Hatch

Reid, Obama get ready to ditch public option for Snowe's triggers

I wonder if Bill O'Reilly is going to say that Jaycee Dugard "liked" being kidnapped

DOW 10,000!!!! Oh Wait, Make That 7,537

Rush is the Victim You Haters! He's Got Feeling's Ya Know!

Homeowners Stricken With Chinese Drywall Now Face New Threat Of Losing Insurance Policies

letter to congressman

LOL Limbaugh is blaming GEORGE SOROS! Yes, this is all George Soros fault!

Hasn't Rachel Maddow had Republicans on her show....

The beginning of this video of GOP Congressional candidate is AWESOME

Gates warns he will ask Obama to veto Defense bill over chopper, JSF

Can we admit that Limbaugh was thwarted--at least in part--because of racism?

Does Obama have New Kid on the Block Syndrome?

I have about a 95% success rate in guessing that a headline comes from Fox news

the President is speaking from NOLA

Fox News on DOW hitting 10k: "Is this now the Bush Recovery?"

Obama Signs $7.5bn Pakistan Aid Bill Into Law

I just realized who Rush Limbaugh is.

Somebody explain this shit to me.

WSJ on March 6, 2009: "Obama's Radicalism is Killing the Dow"

Woman Claims Flu Shot Gave Her Neurological Disorder

Woman Claims Flu Shot Gave Her Neurological Disorder

A Fine and Private Place

I need some help understanding private contractors (KBR, Blackwater, etc) vs. the law

I need some help understanding private contractors (KBR, Blackwater, etc) vs. the law

Football gossip columnist Mike Florio demands Soros be dropped from the NFL bid

Do you believe nuclear weapons are vital to secure sovereignty?

BBC claims Obama to send 45,000 extra troops to Afghanistan?

A few thoughts about Dow 10,000

Fuckin Smoke Nazis. This Shows How Far The Anti-Smoking Irrational Over-Exaggerating Morons Can Go.

Ralph Lauren is a World Class philanthropist and hero

Time to play devil's advocate: the case for Limbaugh buying the Rams

Time to play devil's advocate: the case for Limbaugh buying the Rams

Rove blames U.S. allies for the shortage of military resources in Afghanistan

Rush's publicity stunt sure seems to have worked

The Second Wave Evidence Grows of Far-Right Militia Resurgence

BCBS loses laptop

Bayh and Lieberman preparing to bolt on cloture vote

The Potential deadly Alcohol and Marijuana Quiz!

Here is the order requiring NYS health care workers to get their flu vaccines:

Faux News Is Learning a Painful Lesson

Orrin Hatch Starts To Crack

Orrin Hatch Starts To Crack

Delete Post.

Pelosi makes case for government-run health option

FAA Regs for unmanned balloons: (this was supposed to be an unmanned balloon)

The kids name is Falcon Heene and his family does a lot of science research/storm chasing

RE: Colorado Balloon Boy. The Balloon is NOT traveling at a Very High Speed.

So now Limbaugh denies the "100 years of slavery" and "James Earl Ray Day" quotes?

Glenn Greenwald on CAIR spy case

Glenn Greenwald on CAIR spy case

Are Insurance Agents involved in end of life counseling with loved ones?

Berners-Lee 'sorry' for slashes

Chamber of Commerce goes from 3 million members to just 300,000 in one day.

Going Rouge: Come dress your own Sarah Palin Paper Dolls!

What Is President Obama Basing His Afghanistan Decision On?

For all the doomsayers, here's a primer on how and why a stock

Air Force Sacks Commander of Nuclear Wing..

Is the Committee (Baucus, Dodd, Sebelius, et al) meeting again today? Thanks. nt

Ha! Eat it, Rush

A 2nd Lauren ad discoverd with the distorted body. Will Ralph fire this model too?

Foreclosures: 'Worst three months of all time'

TX Gov. Perry Attacks (probably innocent) Executed Man As "Monster"

Larry Klayman, leader of Judicial Watch and conservative activist, turns against other conservatives

How long until Beck blames Obama for the kid in the balloon?

When they threw the public option under the bus

When they threw the public option under the bus

Dallas Morning News: Fire investigator accuses Rick Perry of ‘unethical’ behavior

Did anyone catch the live mic on the feed on MSNBC from Sky 9?

Here is a family portrait and bio on the family

Pelosi condemns health insurance industry

Pelosi condemns health insurance industry

Balloon comes to land, empty

Richard Land (Right wing leader): "Obama will eat our planet whole!!!111!!!"

we've been punked

122 People Will Die Without Insurance...Thousands Wil...

Some seriously funny shit from redstate

Music video of 6-year-old boy thought to be in balloon. His brothers are also featured

NASA Engineer to speak on Destruction of WTC Buildings

Jon Stewart Lambastes 30 Republican Senators Who Voted to Sanction Rape (video)

Rape case to force US defence firms into the open

Which Obama Decision has dissapointed you the most

Dachshund walks 80 miles toward home

Dachshund walks 80 miles toward home

Aggghhhhh!!! Boy! Boy! Boy! Balloon! Balloon!! Balloon!!!

Guys - I'm local re: balloon boy - livestream avaliable

Derivatives Reform Weakened By Two Little-Noticed Amendments Read more at: http://www.huffingtonpo

Let's not laugh or jump to conclusions until the little boy is found....

Seems that in 2.5 hours, parents would have seen footage and could

OK, now this is just plain silly! It's snowing here, 50 miles north of NYC!

Flooding could bring killer fish to Great Lakes

Shit! Y'all remember the sheriff involved in the Susan Smith case?

DCCC touts best-ever quarter in online, grassroots fundraising

What the Hell is wrong with Tweetie? What was his point?

Balloon Looks Safely Landed!!!!! nt

Spanish Catalonia says no to happy hour to help curb excessive drinking

NGOs Launch Campaign To Stop The Chamber Of Commerce


Meghan McCain twitter photo backlash!

Waiting for the End of the World...We once thought we would all be nuked into oblivion (pics)

Waiting for the End of the World...We once thought we would all be nuked into oblivion (pics)

Dems Rip Insurance Industry, GOP Over News About AHIP/cnn's Alex Castellanos

school me !

What did I miss? When did The Trigger rear its ugly head again? I thought that was D.E.A.D! Thanks.

Will the Obama Apologists here please tell us progressives why we should support a "trigger"?

Sticker shock at the supermarket: Food prices poised to rise

Oh, Uncle Pat, give me my tiny littlle violin and I'll play it for poor wittle Rushie and

Balloon family was featured on 'Wife Swap'

C-span 3 carrying FRANK HEARINGS re Financial Regulations Markup . . .

Oprah and the Sweat Lodge Tragedy

Limbaugh Got What He Deserved. His Worst Nightmare

What the Hell is wrong with Tweetie? What was his point?

How About Knocking Some Heads?

Live: Denver's channel 4 still covering aspects of the balloon story.

CBS4Denver is reporting that witnesses are saying they saw something drop from aircraft

My principal told my students today that Elvis was a conscientious objector

Privacy, anti-terrorism, media issues divide Obama and his allies in Congress

Man indicted in threats against Obama

Still on the Job, but at Half the Pay

Treasury Calling on Big Banks to Repay Bailout Now

Deleted. CNN scooped by local news. Thread already in progress here:

This is a Lesson for All of Us ..... video too.


Balloon boy is alive and at his house!

Surreal award: Ed Schultz gets exclusive with "Wife Swap" wife who switched places with Heene

Jon Stewart Takes On 30 Republicans Who Voted Against Franken Rape Amendment (VIDEO)

Lamont to Endorse Sestak Next Week

Where's the little boy?


Financial Services Committee Members Drowning In Donations From Industries They Oversee Read more

As predicted Limbaugh attacks the NFL players union

I think NASA should have exploded the balloon.

People need an escape from the dark and dreary...

any WWII veterans or their families? I have a question

Single-Payer Healthcare System Supporters Plan Nationwide Protests

Dennis Kucinich to Appear on Jay Leno Tonight

Robert Reich: More Desperation from the Right

Oh good, Ed's got Arriana on talking about it now,

Meghan McCain Twitter photo sparks controversy

CNN’s Castellanos Problem: On-Air Contributor Revealed To Be Paid By GOP, Insurance Industry

Ok.. The Ed Show just jumped the shark

Letting Goldman roll the dice

Somebody's grounded. n/t

Insurance companies spend $120 million for deceptive ads

Jim Cramer is on TV again

Hide Threads By Keyword/Forum: GD/Thread Title/Keyword(s): balloon/Go

Limbaugh's Less Publicized Racist Statements

Until now I always figured flying off the handle was only a figure of speech.

Quebec's inmates say smoking ban making life in prison unbearable, say their human rights

Woolsey: We're 'not the United States of Maine'

OH! The irony!!! Huffington on Ed Show ranting and raving about irrelevancy!!

Medicare Advantage - Why you should know

20 minutes of funny; The Monty Python guys on the Late Show with Jimmy Fallon. (HuffPo link w/Video)

After Castellanos controversy, CNN vows to be ‘vigilant’ in the future

Balloon boy to be denied health insurance?

Government can work at superluminal velocity when it's something the owners want..

New Orleans is not the city you're attempting to fix.. The Jedi Balloon trick..

The REAL question - was Falcon Heene a distraction from a UFO landing?

So predict how many copycat helium balloon events we'll be seeing

Accidential shotgun fire?

Could a helium balloon that size even lift a 50lb child?

could have told them that from the get go


racist judge Denies Marriage License To Interracial Couple, Guess Which State?

Mary Matalin is talking but her face isn't moving...

Boss Rush Bullrushed

Real question: Was balloon a deliberate attempt by the right to upstage Obama and steal newscycle?

So when do we get the Balloon Boy charity single?

Did You Hear That Roman Polanski Was Caught In A Balloon With A Pony Over Denver?

Quick, do a check on your kids

Whoa. I find myself getting choked up for joy

How China Benefits:

Snowe Job? Insider Says Senator Is "Disingenuous or Naive"

Can we call it the Heeneberg?

I was all ready for a cranky, blockish looking old guy poking his head out the door

I'm sick of More Dems. I want Better Dems.

The Nation: A 50-year War?

The Insurance Companies are bulldozing their own graves.

Health Care Reform bills would pay tax money for faith healing.

If God Had Wanted Me To Be Accepting Of Gays,He Would Have Given Me The Warmth And Compassion To

US lawmakers approve Iran sanctions bill

I've been working all day. Did we have another Lawn Chair Larry or something?

'The GOP Speaks' - blogger surveys local GOP officials to find out what Republicans think

"Underdog has gotten away!...the balloon? no the cartoon character!"

Einstein did not deserve the Nobel Prize in Physics

BREAKING: ANOTHER Balloon Boy Is Aloft in Runaway CRAFT!!!

BREAKING.....Megan Fox gets paid to model her undies

Giving babies Tylenol may blunt vaccines' effects

Sen. Leahy: Profits Before People

I just realized who Rush Limbaugh is.

OK folks Celebrity Jeopardy starts now

Driver suspended for pink tie

Jump the shark!

Forget The Political Show When You Look Behind The Curtain You See Corporate America is Going Strong

a few days ago the pigboy was squealing about how the ego has landed and on and on

I left my home at 12:30 today, went downtown, then to a mall and just got back online

A prank.

“Silent Filibusters” and Anonymous Assholes Who Can’t Count - Jane Hamsher\FDL

Rx drug coupons-if you or anyone you know needs a discount

Congress gave itself a cost of living increase raise in 2009, but seniors get nothing

New York Times Admits Shutting Out Single-Payer

First Ed, now David. Enough of the Balloon Boy!

I read so much contradictory info here

Balloon boy Haiku thread....just because we need to "vent" here

Help Defeat Michele Bachmann

William Black: Finance's Five Fatal Flaws

Don't blame the Balloon boy or his family...

SHILL ALERT: Ag Sec Vilsack Mistakenly Pitched "GMOs-Feed-The-World" to an Audience of Experts

SHILL ALERT: Ag Sec Vilsack Mistakenly Pitched "GMOs-Feed-The-World" to an Audience of Experts

I am not missing cable news

IRS: Baby formula not deductible expense for double mastectomy mother.

"HIGH FIVE" for David Schuster and "Big Ed" on MSNBC for exposting "Baloon Boy!

If you told me a year ago that Freepers would be turning off football to shop at Whole Foods...

Psycience Dad Finds Entire Country Can Be Sucked Into Tinfoil Balloon Drama

I'm ashamed, but when news broke about the boy in the balloon, this popped into my head:

I support Michelle Obama's stance on arts education.

What was your first DU name and why did you change it?

Why is it that when science tells us about Evolution, we laugh at the

..anyone else thinking of the Bubble Boy episode of Seinfeld?!

Snow predicted for U.S. South this winter

while the MSM was circle-jerking over the balloon boy story

Attn. Mods any chance we could have a "balloon boy" forum?

Millions of Americans Waste Entire Fucking Afternoon

Why don't they shoot the baloon with a BB gun?

How Will The Right Wing Blame Obama for Fake Balloon Boy?

It was a balloon joke that the brothers may have carried out.

Arctic ice cap to disappear in 20-30 years: study

The GOP heroes! Bwhahahahahahahahah!

Picture and write-up about Helen Thomas's roses from DU from 2004

Subprime and the Banks: Guilty as Charged

puke louisiana rep. charles boustany is chastising President Obama for lack of katrina response

Where the Wild Things Are premieres. Kid supposedly flees family in balloon and turns up in attic.

Hide Threads By Keyword/Forum: GD/Thread Title/Keyword(s): Rush Limbaugh/Go

Funds Spent This Yr By Health Care Lobby Would Have Insured All Who Died From Lack of Insurance

My office has a window on a very disturbing world.

Who here does not buy balloon boy's dad's story?

Dennis Kucinich to Appear on Jay Leno Tonight

Now that it's safe - post your tasteless balloon boy thoughts/jokes here.

Q: What makes a person a progressive?? ( not snark, I really wanna know)

Fourth-Grader To Obama: Why Does Everyone Hate You?

Greenspan Says U.S. Should Consider Breaking Up Large Banks

Reconciliation Loophole Opens Today

Ted Turner says he wishes he were running CNN again ... and get rid of "fluffy news".

What, exactly, is the "Nuclear Option?"

One article on Afghanistan and all that that everyone really must read: William R. Polk's

Michael Moore: There aren't enough castles with moats to protect (predatory capitalists)

Oh great. I've got a RW nutcase bomb builder in my neighborhood

Thursday TOON Roundup part 5- the rest

CNN Rejects ‘Drop Dobbs’ Ad

When the economy is in full recovery

Please don't put Balloon Family on TV ever again

No Regrets..Iraqi shoe thrower says he would do it again

Service dog reject Ricochet becomes surfer dude-raises money for & surfs with quadriplegic teen-pics

Glenn Beck: A Communist Under Every Rock

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey: I Voted For Bob Barr

Potus Townhall Live thread gets 80 UNREC's??? What does this tell us about unrectrolls?

People posting celebratory threads about the dow reaching 10,000

all you balloon posters... you are the reason the news is filled with eat this stupid

WTF?? AP Asks If Obama Is "Obnoxiously Articulate"

Lottery hoax causes riot at Ohio coat store

Top KS Democrat calls GOP "redneck rap" racist

"New jobless claims dropped to the lowest level since January"

So the President of the US visits a devastated major city, and we get wall-to-wall balloon coverage?

Four Basic Kinds of Health Care Financing Around the World

On the Nobel Prize for Occasional Peace (Matt Taibbi)

How do you get to be a paid caller to the glen beck radio show?

Ne. 2nd District race already costly ((look at this!!!))

Ne. 2nd District race already costly ((look at this!!!))

Wouldn't balloon Dad have KNOWN how much weight the thing could carry?

URGENT!! Budget Cut Bloodbath at San Diego State Music Department--PLEASE HELP!!

Stephanie Miller just tweeted

If the Democratic leadership is not pressured from the left...

The Boy in the Balloon is not national news

Happy 97th Birthday to Albino Luciani

Happy 97th Birthday to Albino Luciani

Reining in teh Gay

Neb. nuke plant event and a W.Va. coal plant exposion

"We drove 300 miles to see him get six months in jail for killing my son"

DU this TV Guide Poll: The White House vs. Fox

Mussolini was a British agent - Guardian

Thank God for Unrecommend

CNN ‘Fact-Checks’ The Daily Show

Scientists think their experiment may have sabotaged itself from the future


Poor People VS. Environment

If you were the President, what would you do to jumpstart the economy?

A record year for Wall Street pay

BUSTED! CNN Admits That On-Air Commentator Has Ties To Insurance Industry, Promises Full Disclosure

PHOTO: is this the one they use to blackmail Joe Lieberman?

IL teacher to students - 'How would you feel about your tax dollars going to pay black fags'

Dean's Daily Kos live chat on sausage-making, the "pernicious" AHIP report and the public option.

A Senate Bill to End Cocaine Sentencing Disparity

Let’s be clear, Rush was rejected by his kind, a bunch of “rich white guys”

Obama's first visit to New Orleans was TODAY - on the way to a fundraiser

Chicago Tribune--Religious groups slated for state cash

Exclusive photo of large gasbag that recently deflated and crashed to the ground:

Ever notice that no one's allergic to automobile exhaust?

California Carwash Workers Win Another Victory

Thursday TOON Roundup part 3 - Middle East

It finally happened!

Flextronics to hire 7,000

Huge social changes are taking place right now.

Obama 'may unveil Afghan surge'

Once promising nursing field is now getting raped by greedy capitalists

Once promising nursing field is now getting raped by greedy capitalists

They're An American Firm (Grand Punk Railroad)

Can someone PLEASE tell me why we're still in Afghanistan?

NY State MANDATES healthcare workers to get both flu shots -

How many DUers remember khephra ?

John Pilger: Media Lies And The War Drive Against Iran

Stem Cells Grow Heart Tissue in Lab

Arianna Huffington has jumped the shark.

Interracial Couple Denied Marriage License By Louisiana Judge

Man finds missile launcher in Comal County, Texas

How about a new DU function? A word or phrase, thread ignore function.

Greenspan Says U.S. Should Consider Breaking Up Large Banks

May I dispel some stunning ignorance? Secondhand smoke risks!

"I don't quit! "

Single Payer...or Bust

MANDATE: Men with guns will come for me if I do not buy health insurance!

Joan Baez!

Will You Love Every Future President?

How do balloons work: BOUYANCY - same as boats.

Uganda MP urges death for gay sex

Report: Unsafe abortions kill 70,000 annually

Report: Unsafe abortions kill 70,000 annually

~~~ October Photo Contest - Part 2 ~~~

"Those people are weird" - sure seems the meme the news is on since

"Those people are weird" - sure seems the meme the news is on since

~~~ October Photo Contest - Part 1 ~~~

~~~ October Photo Contest - Part 3 ~~~

Navajo Nation mourns passing of Code Talker

Insurance company executive refers to high-cost patients as ‘dogs.’

Scary! Little boy is trapped in a hot air balloon alone traveling over Colorado

In Praise Of ...... Paris (pic heavy)

People arrested while protesting United Healthcare in New York - pics

Whoa! Check out the Tiffany's ad.

Leading Blue Dog wants to open up Medicare to uninsured

Decades-worth of unnecessary jobs/businesses have come to an end.

Phone Repair

I think just to mess with Rabrrrrrr, we must all bitch about foley work in a movie in a thread title

DU Song Of The Day .....with 1more full day to go until a New Beginning

So they've made a new A Christmas Carol movie. It's animated. Starring Jim Carrey. In 3D.

Anyone get weird pop-ups and/or trojan warnings on GD-P?

Carbs... Juicy, delicious carbs

'Glee' Cast Dumped from Macy's Parade


Va. Man Allowed to Let 200 Dead Rats Rot on Property


Top Chef! *probably spoilers*

Terry Gilliam

Anyone been watching "the Good Wife" on CBS?

"You're dealing with children. They need to be terrified. It's like mother's milk to them".

Holy shit! They're actually running Treehouse of Horror BEFORE Halloween!

Epic Fail

To all who responded last night

I am moving to Dreamland

eBay Barak Osama

I am literally delirious from lack of sleep...

To those of you who recommended "Zombieland"... thanks...

Mini Alley turned 13 today, someone tell me that the next 5 years will be a breeze..

I'd like to take this moment to post some sort of note on an insecurity I have...

Had an ultrasound done today and doc called me this afternoon.

You may be Taliban if:

People who lie about people dying suck.

Anybody besides me dislike the Addthis toolbar?

A Server On Every Desk

It's like the Lounge sent in some of these news station B-day and Anniversary shout outs

In your job, do you report to more than one person?

Good morning Lounge

Monty Python on Jimmy Fallon

I am moving to Finland

Hey, graywarrior. Did you see Mythbusters tonight, or were you the one

Yeah 'God', that's what I said 'Santa'.....

London's a dump

There is a dead animal ( I think) under the house, the smell is pretty strong downstairs.

Turner Classic Movies is running a string of one-star films from the 1930s

Is it true you're not supposed to use duct tape with packages you put in mail?

For the one fan of Rachel Ray's show,

What's your silliest conversation with a "customer representative"?

Hypnotoad (llook at your own risk)

Classic Rock band that would benefit THE MOST from having Geddy Lee as their frontman

Wooooo! Just cleared 1,000 post hurdle

In honor of Monty Python's 40th, John Cleese's eulogy for Graham Chapman

Firm seeks Glaswegian interpreter

How come I've never heard of that song "The Book of Love" before?

Went to a Halloween Shop today and got some great pics!

Today is National Grouch Day

Modern man a wimp says anthropologist

Doc tells me I'm immune to Hep B

Adults writing like teenagers! In business emails! Annoying!

Oh lordy loo.

2010 Tour de France route revealed

What's the lamest corporate stadium name you can think of?

Colorado Boy Floats Away In Balloon

Anybody know the conversion rate for Euros?

I'm at school fucking off.

Secret Service is all over the campus

Why does Jeff Dunham have his own show? He's seriously unfunny.

Do you reuse mousetraps?

I have waited over 1 year for Tomorrow

I Think I Must be Very Naive

Tomorrow is the 'DAY OF DAYS'

Dale Bozzio can rot!

Guns don't kill people. Houses do.

Gruesome fairy tales.

DU Song Of The Day.....For Tomorrow

First Congregational - Organ Recital

Ugh I think I'm getting sick.......

Damn - it's snowing like crazy here in CT

I'm tutoring this Greek kid

Woot! Bank of America CEo gets NO pay or bonus for 2009 - has to repay the $1M he was paid this year

Something scared my dog today so badly that she shook for more than an hour

my friend's sister is still on the ventilator, but she's doing better

I'm thinking about getting a political or philosophy tattoo...

Today's soundtrack...

If you want to talk to a live person at Verizon, punch the sequence to "cancel my service".

Y'all can have sexy time

Shouldn't we be calling him "Attic Boy?" n/t

My love, my green eyed love

Run Away

The kid hiding in the attic reminds me of the time I ran off and joined the circus

First, Cameron Diaz's New Movie Is Called "The Box". Now, Jodie Foster Is Filming, "The Beaver"

Tour Stories

You'd think after all this time I'd be over Starbucks Anarchist

I figure we're going to hear about the Balloon Boy for the next thousand years


The Cleveland Show gets second season.


Oh, my - Kareem Abdul Jabbar up against Michael McKean on celebrity Jeopardy.

USA salvages draw to Costa Rica at home, but wins CONCACAF anyway

Lucky Man

So Windows 7 comes out in a couple of weeks, should I upgrade?

Ivanka Trump is giving tips on getting a job.

The kid swears a lot

My cat is staring at me.

Burt's Bees

Use Somebody

OK, whippersnappers, what is it with this texting business?

I was almost assassinated by a giant ninja cockroach hanging from the ceiling of my bathroom...

Another day, another Fox News story about how amazing Sarah Palin is. Sheesh!

Test your Monty Python knowledge

Is there anyone here with information on Binghamton, New York?

a-ha is breaking up at the end of 2010. As my friend just said, "rock is dead."

I just saw a credit card reader on the AIR pump at the gas station

mmmmmmm bourbon

Bubble Boy or Balloon Boy?

Karma Police

What are your thoughts on Windows 7?

My good gracious, this dude is blotto drunk!

Hey everyone! Please welcome my friend,blueboyjay09

If you could live in any TV show, what would it be?

Is it time to ban all posters whose usernames begin with A?

What's the best costume you've ever worn?

Post a youtube duet that is a favorite.

My radiator sounds like a dryer with a pair of sneakers in it.

Favorite Monty Python's Flying Circus sketch?

I haven't been able to get on here in a gazillion years!!!

Bill O'Reilley reacts to Obama winning the President!

Teachers benefit from job-saving stimulus spending

President Obama To Rally Grassroots Troops On Health Care Tuesday

Obama Focuses on Civilian Effort in Afghanistan Strategy Review

Down is bad, up is... not important

1992 Election night!

GOP NJ governor candidate's spending questioned

New Mexico Governor: $1 Million Fundraising Quarter for Denish

Obama asks Congress to back new payments to elderly

TX-10: Jack McDonald Raises $300,000 in 3rd Quarter, Over $800,000 on Hand

Sec of State Clinton on Nightline: "We Will Have Support From Russia"

Senator Murkowski praises Kerry Graham plan of climate change

Keith just said this could be his last show?

Now that drug-addled assbag Rush Limbaugh has been snubbed by the NFL, what will he say next?

The Daily Show on Snowe's Health Care Vote: Watch the video at the link.

HBO Documentary Films: By The People: The Election of Barack Obama Trailer (HBO)

Abortion down contraception up recipe for health reform

Rasmussen (R) Poll: Specter 46%, Sestak 42%. Sestak even with Toomey. Specter trails by five.

NJ Gov: Corzine gaining ground in final days; Obama returns to state next week

Kerry working with Sherrod Brown on the tariff piece of climate legislation

Getting the Job Done

Obama, Liberals Split On Security And Media Issues

Like Yoko broke up the Beatles. The PO is breaking up the Blue Dogs.

Just in case you are feeling bad for the Druggie ....

Doctor Tops $600,000 in Campaign to Oust Lungren

Just So We're Clear...

We could take an area in election held by republicans since 1872

Its called LEADERSHIP, CLASS AND HUMANITY, Obama sticks ups for Jindal when Jindal gets booed

***Live!: VPOTUS Discusses the Success of the Stimulus Program***

What if Obama gets H1N1?

Why are senate democrats so afraid of the public option??


Pssst, Mr. Prez, the Stupid People Won't Notice...........

If we were a smart nation everyone would storm the streets and YELL I'M MAD AS HELL

Senator Barack Obama: September 5th, 2005....

FUCKIN' "A" ! The Prez is just getting started! Fuck the Cynical Paid for by Corporate media!

This family in Colorado HAS to be Republican...

More on 10/15 and reconciliation

The Washington Post's Bizarre Editorial on the Taliban

Do you think 'the trigger' is simply a ploy prevent trouble from Blue Dogs..

Kay Hutchenson's comments on the Perry, Willingham issue. Disgusting.

President Obama hits back at insurers over health reform

The crazy bookkeeping of medical relations between the provider and the patient...

Balloon boy rocks!

Question: When someone like Harman sees the HCR light because her son was dropped by an insurer...

****Heads Up: POTUS Town Hall in New Orleans! Live! ****

With the Health Care bill getting merged to go to the Senate floor

PHOTOS: President Obama visits MLK Charter School in New Orleans

While the US Fights In Afghanistan, China Profits and Builds A Copper Mine In Afghanistan

Increase US military presence in Afghanistan or decrease US military presence in Afghanistan.

Are liberals played by some Dems?

Latest In The Saga Of Birther Batshit Crazy

Why isn't Wolf Blitzer and CNN discussing Alex Castellanos affiliation with AHIP?

TPM's Josh Marshall: Reid's Got Game?

Women Demand Equal Benefits for Equal Premiums

Senate may raise physicians’ Medicare payment fees- (a carrot for the PO?)

Pence (R-Clowntown) goes to South Carolina, will he stay?

2009 is a harbinger for 2010 but not 2012...if Obama was on ballot Deeds and Corzine would win

Beau Biden "Absolutely" Considering Senate bid (VIDEO)

GOP legislator blasts Obama while wearing hat that says “OPOSSUM the other Dark Meat”

President Obama is actually going to Texas on Friday. Is that a good idea?

BIG ED to Arianna: "This is almost as bizarre as the balloon story!"

Teabaggers Out Of Touch, New Study Finds

Obama rallies New Orelans crowd, says he's 'just getting started' on agenda

Ariana Huffpo on ED to discuss the Boy NOT in the Balloon!

Should Democrats Begin to Push Obama about a 2nd Bill of Rights

This Health Care Battle Just Got Personal

Fuster Cluck

OMG .. Limbaugh says .. he was thwarted because of ..get this..

And the Prize Goes to - A Dick!

Wolf Blitzer: "Seniors want to know why Pres. Obama is depriving them"

Obama signs Kerry-Lugar-Berman

10/15: Obama's Got His Finger On The Trigger

Hillary’s current favorability rating at 62%

The Fed tries to manipulate presidential elections. Here's the evidence.

Fourth-Grader To Obama: Why Does Everyone Hate You?

Who is the Governor of Louisiana........?

BREAKING-House backs Gitmo prisoner transfer to U.S.

The kerfuffle about whether Jackie Robinson was a Republican is silly

Ezra Klein: Democrats Do Not Have 60 Votes

Ben Stein on L.K. said the Baucus bill cuts Medicare payments to doctors.

Sharpton smacked down Buchanan on Hardball re; Limbaugh

Sharpton smacked down Buchanan on Hardball re; Limbaugh

Latest conspiracy theory: Obama is a Robot (I shit you not)

Harry Reid on the Trigger: "a pretty doggone good idea"

Where IS Dubya, Anyway?

WaPo op-ed: "Obama Nobel Is Unconstitutional" because it's "different"

If Democrats get it right this time...

What would need to be done to get rid of the Republican party for good?

Report: U.S. plans 'substantial increase' in Afghanistan troops

Economic crisis is devastating for the world's hungry

Former right-wing leader warns of religious right violence: ‘Anyone can be killed’

Gibbons divorce case heading to trial

FACT CHECK: Health insurers cherry-pick facts

Obama 'may unveil Afghan surge'

With Obama in White House, U.S. Words Carry New Moral Weight in Guinea

Justice Dept. seeks action vs. gay discrimination

Limbaugh’s NFL Dream Sacked

Obama Seeks $250 Check for Retirees and Veterans

Coordinated Attacks Target Multiple Sites in Pakistan

Pakistan shaken by fresh attacks

Britain 'deports Iraqi refugees'

House Panel to Vote On Derivatives Bill

Social Security makes it official: No COLA in 2010

Democrats Move to Assure Doctors, Unions on Health-Care Plan

'Israel may attack Iran after December'

Bear Stearns duo lied 'over and over again', court hears

Grenade blast at Moldova concert

Security Officer Shoots, Kills Shoplifter

Venezuela Seizes a Landmark Hilton Hotel

Security guard shoots, kills shoplifting suspect at CVS Pharmacy on Canal Street (bottle of water)

In China, Rx for Ailing Health System

UPDATE 1-McClatchy quarterly ad revenue falls, profit rises

Beau Biden Considering Senate Bid

Goldman Sachs follows Wed. example from JPMorgan Chase and reported better-than-expected results

EU and South Korea in trade deal

Recession ends in 79 metros, index shows

First Hard Data on Stimulus Released

Court Decision Seen as Good Sign for Siegelman

Iraqi shoe thrower says he would do it again

‘Lottery winner’ causes riot at Ohio coat store

Lottery hoax causes riot at Ohio coat store

Japan Informs US It Will Stop Afghan Naval Mission

U.N. rights body considers condemning Israel on Gaza

Branstad to Announce Candidacy Friday

US House backs Guantanamo prisoner transfer

Arctic ice cap 'to disappear in future summers' (within 20 to 30 years)

Ballon lands, no sign of boy

6-year old found AT THE HOUSE

Chimp Owner Seeks to Limit Victim's Claim

Interracial couple denied marriage license in La.

Balloon Boy Found Alive - 6 Year Old Falcon in the Attic

6-year old balloon boy found alive

Turkish TV series angers Israel

Turkish TV series angers Israel

No quiet fadeaway for federal insurance option - Insurance industry may have unwittingly helped

(3) Pakistani security offices attacked

Social Security makes it official: No COLA in 2010


Ada (MI) company wins contract to protect Somali government from terrorism, pirates

Wall Street Set to Award Record Pay: Report

Insurers dropping Chinese drywall policies

Lawmakers seek to extend $8,000 tax credit

Bush Preemptive Strike Doctrine Under Review, May Be Discarded

Slump Pushes World Hunger to 40 Year High

Bybee Avoids Judicial Complaint

Ginsburg Briefly Hospitalized

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday October 15

Michelle Obama welcomed at Freedom Tower

A million jobs credited to stimulus plan

US House panel votes to regulate derivatives

Millions spent to sway health care opinions

Reid Aide: Snowe Will Not Be At Negotiating Table

CNN: 6-Year-Old Colorado Boy Found Alive (In Attic) After Setting Loose Balloon

Maria Shriver 'sorry' over phone

Pelosi seeks centrist support for liberal ("robust") public-option healthcare proposal

New York Fed's Manufacturing Index Surges to 34.6, Highest Since Mid-2004

Obama: New Orleans will be better than ever ("Obama defends New Orleans effort")

Byrd takes to Senate floor on Afghanistan

Report: U.S. plans 'substantial increase' in Afghanistan troops

Foreclosures: 'Worst three months of all time'

Siena: Owens Leads, NY-20 All Over Again? (NY-23 Election)

6 year old in the air in experimental aircraft ~~ by mistake

Obama signs major Pakistan aid bill

Teachers union says Broward officials blocked e-mails (Florida)

Italy denies paying off Taliban in Afghanistan

Co-Chair of the House Progressive Caucus - No Public Option, No Deal

Driver suspended for wearing pink tie for cancer

Harley profit drops 84%; Buell shut down

Most Arctic sea ice 'gone in decade'

Ex-Ford engineer charged with stealing trade secrets

Photos of Military Deaths in Afghanistan Banned

514K new jobless claims; inflation remains muted

Insurer ends health program rather than pay out big

Interracial Couple Denied Marriage License By Louisiana Judge

New Rivals Pose Threat to New York Stock Exchange

Pelosi: The House Won't 'Force American Families To Negotiate With Insurance Companies'

Bill Gates says ideology threatens hunger fix

Limbaugh May Have Grounds for Libel Suit, Legal Analysts Say

House GOP seeks Muslim 'spy' probe

The Last American Hero (1973)


Africa-Toto (Choir Arrangement)

The Government Is Trying To Tell Seniors They Didn't Experience Inflation This Year! Rep DeFazio

Dylan and Smith

KO's "Worst Person in the World" - Glenn Beck, For White House's Focus On Afghanistan Hypocrisy

Countdown Keith Olbermann - Worst Person in the World BecKKK 10/14/09

Call to Awakening

CNBC TV - DOW 10,000 (3/29/99)

The Wealth-Care Protection Racket

Obama To Enter Diplomatic Talks With Raging Wildfire

Raul Grijalva & Sharon Lerner Talk Healthcare Reform

Congressman Grayson Interview With Keith Olbermann

Sen. Schumer Wants Repeal of Anti-Trust Exemption put into Health Bill

No Slowdown on Healthcare

TYT: Hate Crime Caught On Video

Rachel Maddow Show: WENDELL POTTER - Repeal Insurers' Antitrust Exemption!

GOP legislator blasts Obama while wearing hat that says “OPOSSUM the other Dark Meat”

TYT: Rush Loses Bid For The Rams - Were His Feelings Hurt?

Robert Reich on Health Care Reform-Don't Be Fooled Into Believing It's Over

The Banks Privatize Their Profits And Socialize Their Losses! Congresswoman Kaptur

HBO Documentary Films: By The People: The Election of Barack Obama Trailer (HBO)

Jon Stewart skewers CNN's fact-checking & Takes On Fox News For Not Covering Gay Rights March

Wrong Hole with DJ Lubel, Taryn Southern and Scott Baio

Young Turks: Dad Asks Daughter For Sex Through Facebook

National Equality March: Imagine.

FDR Call for Second Bill of Rights

'Technologically Savvy Campaign' of Meg Whitman seems not-so-much

Lindsey Graham slams Ron Paul again and says Ron Paul Hijacked the Republican Party

It Takes A Pillage: Taxpayers Subsidize AIG & Goldman Fraud - Ratigan

Fox's ACORN pimp/ho sting stole from Eisenstadt's vids a year ago

Chris Matthews Unbags A Couple of Teabaggers

hilarious pot song "Frosty the Snowman" spoof

Young Turks: Can Obama Deliver On Gay Rights?

CNN: Drop the Hate, Drop Dobbs

Hatch: MoveOn.Org Is Scurrilous, And I'm Going To Kick Them In The Teeth

Rick Sanchez Reporting On 6 Year Old Boy Trapped In Out Of Control Hot Air Balloon

GOP Cassidy HCR - Blame the Patient they Control their Healthcare Costs!

TYT: Check Out Hannity's Definition Of Peace

Michael Moore on The Charlie Rose Show - 'It's Called A Pyramid Scheme' (Full Episode)

Senator Snowe Kept the Public Option Out Of The Senate Bill! Senator Collins

Rep Weiner Rocks: Where's the Money Total Healthcare Spending 2009

TYT: Orly Taitz Gets Sanctioned - Must Pay $20k

Gov Bobby Jindal Booed At Obama's New Orleans Town Hall - POTUS says the Governor is working hard.

"Together We Can Beat Poverty" (Very Cool Animantion From Amnesty)

Moore and Ratigan face off on Wall Street bonuses - Today Show, NBC

Glenn Beck Making Funny Noises Mashup - Plus More Funny Videos

Boy Asks Obama, 'Why Do People Hate You?'

Arianna Huffington On Calling For The Vice President To Resign!

Wonder Woman Goes After Glenn Beck!

Nichelle Nichols, AKA Lt. Uhura of Star Trek (Talks up The film that will put BUSH BEHIND BARS!) )

Obama: New Orleans Will Be Better Than Ever

Sneak Peek! Sarah Palin Reads

Republican Stupidity & Bigotry? There's an App For That...

Noam Chomsky Compares Right-Wing Media to Nazi Germany

Countdown: New Free Clinic Fair Drive Total on Money Raised Is... (w/ Dr. Oz)

Instant Runoff Voting - WTF?

Landrieu Says The Public Option Is Popular Because 'Everybody Wants Free Health Care'

Former right-wing leader warns of religious right violence: ‘Anyone can be killed’

The people vs Wall Street

Big Oil is stil the big dog

Commentary: Execution controversy about more than 'bad man' (Houston Chron)

Obama's winnable war on Fox News

Joe Conason: A Nobel for Defeating Cheneyism

My Response to Rush: It's the Racism, Stupid

Guardian: Be bold Obama. Resist the hawks crying one last push

Some See Iran as Ready for Nuclear Deal

Commentary: Don't blame Limbaugh for our faults

Fox News isn't even pretending anymore (Gene Lyons)

A G.O.P. Agitator Not Named Palin

dupe- delete

Counter trend Rally (urbansurvival)

Gates gives $120 million to help poor nations farm

Grayson calls on American public to ‘Unmask the Fed’

Colleen O’Connor: Say it ain’t so, Hillary

Death by Work

Suspended Boy Back in School.

Colorado Balloon Boy Named Head of GOP

Hacksaw: Good riddance Rush Limbaugh

NFL married to the Fox "News"...

Why does America leave it to the NFL to tell Rush where to go?

Garrison Keillor: Betting against America

Viewpoint: Hiding the facts (Daily Texan re: Gov Perry & the Willingham case)

Not Your Father's Chamber of Commerce: National Organization Is Now a Tool of the Radical Right

Rush Limbaugh Rejected by Rams for Waterboy Position

Economic crisis is devastating for the world's hungry

The Twilight of Money

Democrats and Schools

30 Repubs voted against Al Franken's anti-rape amendment to the 2010 Defense Appropriations bill

Iraq vets at treatment plant asked to get exam

Millions in contracts, no work completed (ANC)

France dumps 13% of its nuclear waste in Russia

What about Nuclear Information and Resource Service?

Peak oil notes - Oct 15

SecNav: Cut half of oil use by 2020

Drumbeat: October 15, 2009

Black bears rate minivans as top dining vehicle

The Water Wars Move East

Curbing Climate Change by Sealing Gas Leaks

UN update: climate change hitting sooner and stronger—realities are outstripping some predictions

Climate scientists suggest revisiting the 1987 Montreal Protocol (to add Greenhouse Gas controls)

Dow Jones: PG&E, Energy Capital's NextLight Sign 290-MW (PV) Solar Power Deal

Koreans May Have New Type of Electric Car But Questions Remain

Reuters: U.S. Army to build 500 MW solar power plant

National Geographic News: Arctic Largely Ice Free in Summer Within Ten Years?

Sorry to go off topic, but where has Dead_Parrot been? US aims for bilateral climate change deals with China and India

CARBON SCAM: New Greenpeace report…coal and oil companies are trying to use forest offset projects…

Honey? I think we're on the wrong road!

Surprising Ship 'Contrails' Seen From Space

Without Drastic CO2 Cuts Immediately, the World Faces a Massive 'Oh Shit' Moment

This day in baseball history (Forkbee12 edition)...

Happy 99th birthday, John Wooden

Oh, this place is quiet tonight

Video: 9 year old scores greatest goal in Boston this season

NYT: Rush Limbaugh dropped from St. Louis Rams ownership bid

This is why I LOVE John Riggins...

LeBron sick, being treated as if he has swine flu

Can the Saints Sweep the State of New York?

Great article about the dominance of the SEC in Sports Illustrated

Worst team from these three choices ---Raiders, Browns, Rams...discuss.

USA somehow manages to win CONCACAF

Venezuela to negotiate fair compensation with seized oil contractors

Brazil got the Olympics. Will they best us in the global warming fight too?

Cuba allows U.S. access to jailed dual citizens (Miami Herald)

Wild celebration in Honduras .-- going to the World Cup

Colombian hitmen reveal horror of the kill

Murcia to stand trial in the U.S.

Venezuelan Yukpa Indigenous Community Attacked, Two Murdered Following Land Grants

Hilton hotel owners were cheeky: Chavez

"A gun in the home is 22 times more likely to kill a family member than an intruder"

Brady Campaign Removes State Score Cards from Site

Seattle Mayor Nickels violates state law and state constitution - gun ban

I think I'm beginning to understand why many anti-gunners hate all gun owners...

israel 'must answer' for Gaza war - palestinians urge to UN

Hizbullah: Tyre video refutes IDF's

Israel rebukes Turkey over brutish TV portrayal of IDF

Israel 'holding hundreds illegally'

Goldstone's daughter: My father's participation softened UN Gaza report

U.N. rights body considers condemning Israel on Gaza

Rights council debates Gaza report

'Israel may attack Iran after December'

West Bank settlers use ‘price tag’ tactic to punish Palestinians

Turkish TV series angers Israel

Tel Aviv’s Centenary

more fall

Calendar winners have been emailed

October contest photos are up for voting

Graveyard landscapes (moderate dial-up warning)

Graveyard portraits (dial-up warning)

Photos taken with a pocket camera. Of course it is a Leica D-Lux 4, but still

Mass Work Stoppage Set to Protest Puerto Rico’s Layoffs, Union-Busting (oops corrected title)

Union-Made Halloween Treats

Today in Labor History Oct 15 Pres. Woodrow Wilson signs the Clayton Antitrust Act

UAW Reaches Tentative Agreement On Concessions At Ford

AFL-CIO Sec.-Treasurer Liz Shuler Addresses Youth Activist Conference On Economic "Lost Decade"

American Airlines Pilots Picket Transportation Department In Washington

Paperworkers union apparent winner at Va. mill

Mexican government launches new war on unions

Tell Walmart to stop its supplier Giumarra's unlawful behavior

Philadelphia Security Officers Union Wins Election!

NBA's referees -- why not supported by the NBA Players Union?

I went to a Halloween Shop today and took some good pics

How the Moon produces its own water

Einstein's Telescope: Searching for Dark Matter and the Future of the Universe

Could Observatory Lasers Damage Satellites

60 years of space paths

First black hole for light created on Earth


Artificial Retina Can Restore Sight to the Blind

Until you open the door, does the hairball Schrodinger's cat

‘brain-to-brain communication’ achieved

Amazing Photo of the Earth and Jupiter taken from Mars in the same frame

Justice agency to fight antigay bias (AP) - Great new site for LGBT activism

Muslim team banned after refusing to play gay team

Pictures from the National Equality March DC

The anti-gay rhetoric on Facebook is absolutely unbelievable...

Anti-gay NYC 'beatdown' wasn't a hate crime, says friend with homophobic Leviticus tattoo

Large Hadron Collider: 5 Things You Didn't Know

Brad Miller D-NC calls Hensarling, et al, out on their BS in the Financial Services Committee

Land of the mod people

What's up with the dollar?

So where is the cutoff point?

Lobbyists Mass to Try to Shape Financial Reform

What role, if any, did Enron play in bringing California to its knees (its current condition)?

URGENT - Please send light, good thoughts, vibes, whatever....

Astrology question

Very interesting time travel discussion met with some humour

My daughter's birthday is today

Happy Birthday SeattleGirl: Let's Have A PARTY

Do you know what your "spiritual" gifts are?

Creepy dreams...

Who's telling the truth? The New York Times or Obama?

Health Insurance Industry Report ‘Not Worth The Paper It’s Written On’

U.S. could potentially use controversial adjuvants in swine flu vaccine

'soap it off or eat it later'. Disgusting messages work best to motivate men to use soap.

New thinking about treating sprains, pulled muscles and, in some cases,broken bones.

Green Tea Catechins and Abdominal Fat Loss - Chemicals that help you lose weight

Eating Raw (freshwater) Fish can give you Liver Cancer

Prophecy song - Doug George Kanentiio

Artificial lung used in Australia to save flu victims

Sometimes, shit just stares you in the face

'Beneficial' effects of alcohol? -- Health more likely due to life-style

Halloween Book Burning at Baptist Church to Include Copies of the Bible

A Pagan Republican Comes Out of the Broom Closet

If God really exists, why'd he design pedophiles?

My school district is going to add non-discrimination for GLBT

Swine Flu vaccinations coming up.

Democrats and Schools

Need simple Italian appetizer

Fire investigator accuses Perry of 'unethical' behavior; governor defends execution

Texas man to feds: Take my missile launcher, please

Supreme Court Judge David Medina, Once Indicted in Arson, was Perry’s General Counsel When Willingha

Cy-Fair DUers

America can learn a lot from Texas

Proposition 2 on the November ballot - opinions?

NASA Engineer to speak on Destruction of WTC Buildings