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Archives: April 12, 2009

The Battle with the Banks is On: Protests and Pitchforks

Pirates and merchant ships have a long history

Happy Easter DU

Happy Easter DU

Defending Bush, Obama admin. appeals decision allowing detainees to challenge imprisonment.

Defending Bush, Obama admin. appeals decision allowing detainees to challenge imprisonment.

American cultures mix in New Mexico

Having fun with Connections Mapper

Do we have any Cougar Women here? Just for fun!

The Chandra Levy Question.....

Negotiations Break Down in Standoff With Pirates

JFK: A Presidency Revealed - on History International Channel Now.

OK: How does the Somali Pirate Story get "Law and Order-ized" and how long till it's on the air?

Here's How To End The Pirate/Captain Hostage Situation.......

Deployment of the First Dog Delayed

Ketchup heist almost left Fenway dry

Ketchup heist almost left Fenway dry

Detroit Plans To Close 23 Schools (VIDEO)

Detroit Plans To Close 23 Schools (VIDEO)

"How To Write Like A Wanker"...

"How To Write Like A Wanker"...

Someone said to me today "I don't think this pirate thing would have happened if Bush was in charge"

Frank Rich: "Awake and Sing"

Anybody Know The Sunday Talk Show Lineup?

Pirate Lifeboat 20 Miles From the Somali Coast--How Can the Navy Prevent Going Ashore?

RI Governor Supports NOM

What's it like to be a pirate? In dirt-poor Somalia, pretty good

What's it like to be a pirate? In dirt-poor Somalia, pretty good

Are there any decent movies showing in the theater right now?

gone :(

Oops! "Girls Gone Wild" Ad Interrupts Vatican's Good Friday Service Broadcast

Headline in local paper tonight: "Spouse abuse soars, shelter funds dwindle..."

National Tornado Experiment to Begin in May

Main thing to remember about the teabag people . . . They are not relevant anymore.

Does anyone know why there are pirates in (off the coast of ) Somalia?

Piracy Solution: Sneak up and jam a ships wheel between their legs...

I think it is time to investigate the crap being shipped in from China

"Octo-Mom" Could Have TV Deal By End of Next Week......

if you were to attend a tea party

I have a dreadful trip ahead.

Ginsburg Gives No Hint Of Giving Up the Bench

For anyone who thinks we should feel sorry for the Somali Pirates..

Happy Zombie Jesus Day!!!

Tweenbots - Every Now And Then My Faith In Humanity Is Restored By The Little Things We Do...

Have a Perfect Reese's Easter (Egg)!

Canada: they don't just do health care right--they do banking regulation right too

Against Consensus

How about a Humor forum at DU?

Don't jump in the polar bear pen

Man jailed for dodging child support for 14 kids by 13 women

If the teabaggers are so into the 18th century, why don't they go after the pirates?

Where can I find a list of how much the bailout banks have given to our 'Representatives'?

Study shows power of lobbyists

Are you a card carrier?

Getting the CIA Out of Its Other Prisons

"Ah-ha-ha. Ever get the feeling you've been cheated? Good night"

Teabag THIS

[Video] Gore Vidal On Real Time With Bill Maher


Holy Tornado! Pictures from Tennessee

It's The Second Coming of STAR TREK this Easter For Our Troops in the Middle East!

I have a star. I have the DU Lounge blocked. But, I'm seeing DU Lounge posts - were

Saudi judge upholds man's marriage to 8-year-old

Ah, so this is how it works...

Obama reaches out to the moderate pirate community

MarketWatch: Bakersfield's Upside Down (video)

Demi in Des Moines?

John Nichols: Michael Steele's Nutty ACORN Obsession

Anarchy on Land Means Piracy at Sea

Billy Bob kills shows in Canada; tense interview

Sign the petition from Gov. Dean - - Support health-care for all reform!

father in law thinks we are crazy having our daughter live in the dorms

10 a.m. CSPAN2 - "When Giants Fall" - Michael Panzer talks about the end of the American Age

Simple solutions or Simplistic Solutions: A one time only "wealth tax" and STET to reboot economy

Not. This. Time. (Obama photoshop I thought was cool)

The Nation: Kate Michaelman's Health Insurance Nightmare

More rotten Alabama justice: Patrick Swiney

More rotten Alabama justice: Patrick Swiney

Is it now time to change the names of the pirate themed sports teams in the US.

Anyone else annoyed with the Ambien CR commercials?

No-fail Solution to Pirate Standoff:

April 13, the George H. W. Bush library will open 797 pages of records that deal with Saudi Arabia.

Anyone having problems resulting from having an Obama bumper sticker on your car?

CSPAN2 Now: Michael Panzer: "When Giants Fall: An Economic Roadmap for the End of the American Era"

Kind of a sad commentary on the world we live in.

Get over it -- an "assault weapons" ban isn't going to happen anytime soon.

Anybody looking for a job?

It's only been 3 months but I've decided that Obama is a real let-down - I want a recall election.

Morality in Media: 'the link between gay marriage and mass murders'

Big banks lose top talent on Wall Street

The "Conservative Book Club" bestseller list........

The "Conservative Book Club" bestseller list........

Amy Goodman and Sy Hersh up on C-Span right now 10:38 am Sunday

Fighting Pirates: The Pen and the Sword

From Conspiracy Theories to Cable News

Freepers: Great Ronnie Raygun, we love you, we miss you......

lol. Morford at his best: Fear the rainbow!

At many banks, the loan money still flows

Chicago Sun-Times: Banker charged with stealing from elderly

The Tea Party Theme Song

Water Crisis Rocks LA, Mexico City; Who's Next?

Camp Pendleton Marines join Somali pirate standoff (USS Boxer)

Thaksin: Overthrow Thai government

Black helicopter alert! Conservative media suggest Obama supporting one-world government

PD uses professor to dispense RW talking points about Taxing the Wealthy.

Ronald Reagan is to Blame, the Ultimate Lipstick on a Pig

did you all know a concrete platform collapsed at a speedway

Thailand flies Asian leaders to safety as Thaksin Red Shirts storm summit

"if the approved techniques were 'not sufficient...'”

This is DU at its best: human, heartfelt, timely, eloquent, bound for the Greatest

Did anyone see the guy from the Cato institute who was just on MSNBC talking about taxes.

So, is the right-wing proposing teabagging as an "alternative stimulus"?

Awake and Sing! By FRANK RICH

Fox's Glenn Beck announces comedy tour

zoloft withdrawal anyone?

Cost of Iraq war will surpass Vietnam's by year's end

Seymour Hersh and Amy Goodman will be on CSpan at 10.35am

On 3/20 appx25 showed up here to remember Soldiers killed inIraq. Tea Bag parties will draw how many

Hot campaign brews in Florida, but not the one you think (It's the Governor's race, y'all.)

CommonDreams: Why Has the Press Failed Us In Reporting on Health Care Reform?

A dream come true...inspiring video (embedding disabled - pls use link)

The pirate situation has reached a point where it is time for action of last resort:

The pirate situation has reached a point where it is time for action of last resort:

Let the word go forth...

The Manchurian Candidate (new version)

God, Newt, just PLEASE go away. nt

Wow... Check Out FDIC's "Failed Bank List" For 2009... So Far...

Will The Real Moral Majority Please Stand Up?

I used to like Woody Harrelson when he was on Cheers

Saudi judge upholds man's marriage to 8-year-old

UK Police State: CCTV cars snap distracted drivers

Crisis Altering Wall Street as Big Banks Lose Top Talent

Crisis Altering Wall Street as Big Banks Lose Top Talent

The marginalization of liberal icons continues..Krugman, meet Nadar

Republican Pollution Party: Tea Bags April 15th !!

Dobson cries about culture war defeats. "We are awash in evil and the battle is still to be waged."

Given the religiosity of the USA - how come no Easter holiday?

Happy Easter (And a verse to contemplate)

Polar bear attacks woman at Berlin Zoo

SNL: Tweety fantasizes about OBAMA in a loin cloth

I would like to take a moment to thank the teabaggers

Why did Stephanopolis have Gingrich on today?

This hostage situation would have NEVER happened under Bush!

This is Howie DU it!

While some hunt eggs

I have three questions about the Teabaggers:

Successful rescue operation: captain free, 3 pirates dead - CNN n/t

UPDATE!! Captain Freed! 3 pirates killed, one captured!

Well done Mr. Obama

You Have To Spend Money To Turn The Economy Around

Front page Raleigh N & O: Dems think Burr may be vulnerable


Revisionist history from human Shar-Pei Brit Hume

The rescue is because of Bush policies that were already in place.

Goldman Sachs takes anti-Wall Street blogger to court

How long before Blackwater offers onboard security...

Good News!

What if they were to secretly swim in and attach a rope to the lifeboat from one of the ships? case anyone is really...

President goes to church. President prays. US boat captain released.

President goes to church. President prays. US boat captain released.

Who should we blame the seizure of the Maersk Alabama on? BUSH!

Spew alert: Tea Party in Sacramento is known as "Sac Tea Party"

OMG! Republican claims there are socialists in Congress!!

Who would you like to see crawl into the Berlin Zoo polar bear den?

Krugman Calls Out GOP Hypocrisy On Job Creation And Defense Cuts

Seymour Hersh said that Obama is

If that lifeboat makes it to the Somalian shore, the administration

Just had the greatest cheap thrill ever.

Are you more or less religious than your parents?

Under pressure - Chase Card to drop $10 montlhy fee to card holders

Fundies: Those damn gays, they can't be satisfied with partial equality

Why no Easter graphic on Google today?

Obama should emulate Thomas Jefferson and send our navy to stop Somali pirates

R.I.P. Joe, the Plumber

Can we go back to not caring about Somalia again

I'm going to predict the right-wing talking point re the pirates.

The Consequences of Anti-LGBT Bullying-An 11-year-old Massachusetts boy hung himself

US Navy holds surviving Pirate for $2M ransom...

Freeps (well some of them) are openly admitting they're disappoiinted

Vatican blocks Caroline Kennedy appointment as US ambassador

Bush's Legacy: Stool or Stone?

Newt Gingrich Hates Puppies

Michael Steele's Nutty ACORN Obsession

Are you all seeing this on MSNBC? The crew of the Alabama is really chewing out the media

Are you all seeing this on MSNBC? The crew of the Alabama is really chewing out the media

Saying "Mission Accomplished" vs. accomplishing the mission.

Darwin Award loser jumps into polar bear habitat at zoo

Darwin Award loser jumps into polar bear habitat at zoo

"And for those who seek to advance their aims by inducing terror

LA Times: The Secret (Insurance) Agent Men (AIG & OSS)

Now that CNBC is network non grata, guess who steps up to "fill the void" ...

Now that CNBC is network non grata, guess who steps up to "fill the void" ...

Looking back, do you regret opposing Caroline Kennedy for the NY Senate seat?

President Opeepa

Diabetics skimp on lifesaving care in recession

Is Fox News worried that WINGERS are going to the tea parties chanting OBAMA, USA

How odd it is to hear the GOP/the "party of Business" encourage an attack on Contract Law!

To whoever posted "Pirates 2. Navy 0" yesterday:

OK, let's take a breather on this incident and ask ourselves for one moment...

So, is anyone calling for reimbursement of our expenses from the rescue?

Man, that Obama is one slick guy

Somali pirates based on Disney movie, ride

Do you think conservatives wanted a Blackhawk Down incident off the coast of Somalia?

OMG. Fox is outraged, outraged, over he family of Captain Phillips

cnn reporting the cargo ship captain is now FREE! He's now onboard

Reich - Why We're Not at the Beginning of the End, and Probably Not Even At the End of the Beginning

Reich - Why We're Not at the Beginning of the End, and Probably Not Even At the End of the Beginning

Captain Phillips and Captain Sullenberger

Here comes The Tiger

President McCain...

The Inevitable Happened this week with my 9 yo son! SPOILER ALERT!

Beekeepers are well aware of what is happening to their bees, including the potential that their

Will everyone complaining about a few dead pirates please show some solidarity and walk into the sea

Key UN nations agree to condemn North Korean rocket launch, toughen sanctions

Tech Recruiting Clashes with Immigration Rules

My last day working retail and final thoughts

Georgians want a piece of Saakashvili's ass

Home Sales in the Hamptons Plunged 67% Last Quarter as Recession Stifled Demand

Obama Approved Special Forces Team

What a gutsy guy: The media is reporting that Phillips jumped overboard first and

Two plus two equals four. The sun rises in the east and sets in the west. The earth is round.

More on SP's attorney general pick

Microchip that tells the GP if you've taken your pills

Microchip that tells the GP if you've taken your pills

Soldiers Survive War, But Not Inner Demons

Olbermann goes after O'Reilly

US Navy 3 - Pirates 0

Warren bails on "This Week" interview

You know there will be a TV movie about the Somali pirates -hostage standoff

U want the US Navy to protect your MM Fleet?

U.S. Drones in Pakistan: Precision weapons? Not so much.

Obama's "oligarchic coup d'etat"? How long does he have to prove himself?

Germany deletes domain after raid

Michael Moore Endorses Chase Boycott

America's Closest Ally: Where A 47 Year Old Man Can Legally Rape An 8 Year Old

Here's another big difference between BHO and GWB: The surviving pirate will be prosecuted

Another poll gem from the local right-wing "news" paper.

How come CNN is only interviewing Rushicans

How come CNN is only interviewing Rushicans

The first Pirates.......

Is It Really Necessary to Purposely Polarlize People Into Obama Can Do No Wrong / Obama Sucks Camps?

Kudos to President Obama for keeping his word and authorizing the use of force.

BREAKING - Study: Children Exposed To Pornography May Expect Sex To Be Fun!

McClatchy: Report: Pirates were out of ammo, sought to trade captain

I can't decide who to root for.

Evan Bayh breaks out the 'socialism' canard in saying "No" to universal health care

MSNBC has breaking news....oh, wait....

I know, I know. DU doesn't tolerate sports posts. But what a Masters tournament is happening now.

I know, I know. DU doesn't tolerate sports posts. But what a Masters tournament is happening now.

Never fear, the Littoral Combat Ship is here (well, soon)

Article I Section 8: To define and punish Piracies and Felonies committed on the high Seas,

Why didn't Obama and Michelle adopt kids instead of adding to our population?

Freepers doubtful, disappointed, disillusioned that President Obama approved force.

An anti piracy tactic from the classical world.

American tourists at home in Cuba

Why I may not be able to eat at one of my favorite Chinese restaurants

What do colored eggs and a bunny have to do with Christ?

Think Pope Maladict will stick his foot in his mouth today?

FauxNews just wished everyone a Happy Passover?

You know why US pirates are better than Somali ones? They wear suits here

How's this for irony: the teabaggers could sure use a community organizer just about now.

Larisa Alexandrovna: Fox News - An Ethics Free Zone (Siegelman/Stevens)

Everybody was on the lookout for "the monster, the madman who would do this,"

Chimp's prez library will have an "interactive theater"-lets you make your own prez decisions

Italian Tug Owner: "I'm marveling that they'd do that for one American."

What's with the "Rah-Rah! USA! USA!" sentiment on here regarding the maritime hostage situation?

Obama's first comment on the pirate incident

FauxNews seems to have nowhere to go with the piracy story...

CLG Action Alert! Karl Rove to Speak at Denison University

If you have any doubts about whether Obama himself personally approves of what his DOJ is doing . .

I'll bet the rescue of Capt. Phillips will overshadow the fleabag parties

If I may interject (on US image abroad)

Here's what you're not thinking in regards to the pirate situation.

Presidential Pets through the years

"Our authority came directly from the President." - US Navy Vice Adm. Gortney

Maersk has praised and thanked the US Navy, but have they either in Va. or Denmark offered

The Best Investment Money Can Buy -- David Sirota column-fomercial

OK, this is corny, but with all the bad news day and night

Obama Stakes His Fortunes on Failed Banksters

The Bank of Happiness

Is it cheap to eat out in USA?


Democratic Hate Ground?

X-Posted from the Lounge. Dealing with a parent whose judgment is failing.

I am starting to feel that the Obama admin has "fixed" the economy

Limbaugh's Dirty Little Secret of Radio "Success"

It's 15% for Average service; 18%+ for Excellent Service--What's So Hard About This?!

It's 15% for Average service; 18%+ for Excellent Service--What's So Hard About This?!

are we planning Iran's demise?

Obama's Daughters Call Ted Kennedy 'Uncle Teddy'

What's this golf shit? I wanna watch 60 Minutes

Palin family interview in Esquire --family talks about Levi's "wedding ring" (???)

Fact: Last year Somalian pirates reaped $50 million in ransoms

Tell us about your good teachers

Why won't politicians who say they don't want "socialized medicine" explain what they mean by that?

Obama needs a strong, not weak, response to the Somali pirates

This is NOT over (Pirate Saga)

A list of those who support single payer health care

Kudos to Obama and the new shelter dog.

Bo the dog with Obama Family - PHOTOS

Bo the dog with Obama Family - PHOTOS

The freepers are not enoying themselves this Easter..

Dog Falls Overboard - Swims 6 Miles Thru Sharks - Lives 4 Months On Deserted Island... censors GLBTQ literature

This is a Nikon D3, It takes pictures

ACLU: Mississippi Police And School Officials Used Excessive Force Against Schoolchildren

There's A Difference Between Being Open-Minded, And Being Just Plain Stupid...

There's A Difference Between Being Open-Minded, And Being Just Plain Stupid...

Is anyone else having trouble with static in the videos?

Man jailed for dodging child support for 14 kids

Gov't. commits a crime against you -- the taxpayers

WHY did a private corporate ship need the US Navy????

I have never seen DU so bloodthirsty or vengeful

MLK Tape Lost For 45 Years And Found Again

I need to watch things die, from a good safe distance.

I'm sorry but the only people engaging in senseless violence here were the pirates.

Does Obama Really Work For Wall Street?

US religious Right concedes defeat

US religious Right concedes defeat

Black man’s killing by police shakes Louisiana town

Rooftop Garden Produces Fish, Food (waste from fish helps feed plants)

Obama spent WAY too much money rescuing that ship captain.

I just have this to say about "bad" teachers ... god I hate them. Here's an idea.

Four million cats and dogs euthanzied by shelters each year

Tax Protest / Tea Party F.A.Q. !!!!!1!!!!SERIES!!

Guns on 60 Minutes...Starting now! 7:58PM EDT

ZEN. What does that mean to you ? nt

Obama Did NOT "Fix" The Economy; He Did Not Even Try.

What happens when you switch insurance for a new job?

Will You Be Attending One Of The GOP Flea Bag Parties?

Extreme Republican social legislation going nowhere in Florida

How much blame do you think the "western" world deserves for the sorry state of Somalia's economy?

Living 1960 Style: Minimum Wage Should Be $13/Hour

TRUTH: Somali "pirates" Just Want Asia And Europe To Stop Dumping Toxic Waste On Their Shorelines

Wonderful new discovery part of my theory of everything! Headsplodation offered again!

Neurosurgeon Alerts Pilots to Aspartame Danger


You are being lied to about pirates

5 days ago: Every store had tons of Marshmallow Peeps in every color... today?

Okay, if you're going to fondle each other in public - fine. Just don't gripe if people look.

Mmmm. It rubs the lotion on its skin.

The Movie Remake I would Most Love to See, either because:

Message from SD: "Its been done"

Is SNL new tonight? Imagine what they will do with "tea bagging"...


OMG!! AP reporting Lynne Cheney Rushed to Hospital Due To.....

Olny srmat poelpe can raed tihs.


When was the grand slam still just $1.99

A bird died on the deck today, here at the Waldorf Cat Haven.

Anyone ever hear of Glen Schwartz.

Wow! The lead moderator in here is awfully busy tonight!

So I just got a jar of Vegenaise for the first time.

I spent two hours cutting grass for the Easter bunny, he better bring plenty of eggs and candy.

It works for me.

The Locater show tears me up.

Zach Efron & the Yeah Yeah Yeahs on SNL tonight. Is it a repeat?

HBO's Eastbound and Down.

My freeper Mother starts her concealed carry classes next week

Are there any decent movies showing in the theater right now?

Time to redeem the letter "W"

Whatever happended to the remake of Disney's "Tron"?

Could someone please explain what happened with Terminator: The Sarah Conners Chronicles? Spoilers?

Could someone please explain what happened with Terminator: The Sarah Conners Chronicles? Spoilers?

We just found out that my great aunt has lung cancer.

Had a 4 hour nap, woke up and drank the rest of my coffee pot from this morning

Is this slogan I found spray painted on some bricks White Supremacist ?

Best thing about living in Buffalo, NY? Dyngus Day

Homicide victims rarely talk to Police.

Anyone hear of a club called the Tech Noir? It's on Pico Boulevard.

What Is Your Favorite Chris Farley Movie?

Happy Jesus Resurrection Day, everyone.

When is the last time you forgot to bring your purse?

Shit, I have a pimple.

Is Nosology Nonsense or is there Something to It?

A visual guide to GD.

so afraid

Someone in GD has the Lounge on ignore but is seeing posts from the Lounge in GD.

I Think I'll Become A Boy Toy

This is the greatest litter box ever invented....

I've been re-discovering the glory that is Public Enemy today


Is anyone else having a drink as the 3am hour approaches? Tomorrow is Easter.

a few short clips from the storms we had on friday

Then it comes to be that the soothing light at the end of your tunnel

Is there a movie in this?

Is there a movie in this?

A thought as I head for bed...

Well, it's 5:30 and I need to have an 8-course dinner for 12 on the table by4:00

I don't know why I went into GD. Somebody cane me.


going to see the Dead tonight

I've got a pocket full of Kryptonite!

I was listening to NPR yesterday...

Anyone else annoyed with the Ambien CR commercials?

How did you learn about opera?


Peeps in a microwave!

Peeps as smores

Peep cigarette orgy

Man, I miss Freddie and Michael....

The Wizard of Peeps

I Don’t Want my Country to Be an Empire

My preferred temperature range now seems to be 72 degrees to uh, 72 degrees

remembering bush at easter

Yeah yeah yeah...Happy Easter

Just in time for Easter - a Peep show!

I miss the epic "mods please delete" thread that had like 2 million posts lol

Yay! It's Easter! Tomorrow, I can buy Cadbury Cream Eggs for half price!

If you were going back for a degree, would you rush or take it slow?

Happy Easter, Lounge!

Gloucester til the end (Perfect Storm)

A letter to the passport office

Last Night I Dreamed of Manderlay

Bear with me - I have an idea. It's a controversial one, but maybe a good one. About pirates.

Anyone else watching the women's hockey gold medal game?

I have a star. I have the DU Lounge blocked. But, I'm seeing DU Lounge posts - were

Name a movie that everyone involved in remaking it should be beaten...

What would you like your last words to be?

Lets name this High School after Stephen Colbert.

Ha Ha - stole this from Facebook - Happy Easter

Someone is spamming pictures of dead bunnies all over LiveJournal.

It was 20 years ago today

I asked my son what "teabagging" was...

Hey all you zombies!

serious question about beds

Y';all remember THIS guy? I met his GOOD twin Wednsday.

Do you think it makes more sense buying a used car in a warmer state?

Hey lounge, the american captain held by pirates has been freed

yummmy Tonights dinner was delish and so easy to make. Corned Beef in crockpot with kraut, potat

Which women's bikini razor commercial do you like best?

Katie Melua - I cried for you

Anyone Know of a Source for Cell Phone Wallpaper

I'm thinking about buying a hun

Small recycling dilemma...


"Hamlet 2" - Loved it, no, liked it. Felt sorry for Tucson though.

I Am Thinking About Buying A BeachBaby

Haruka had to explain to my father what "teabagging" was

SPRAY IT, don't SAY IT: Zappa SMOKES the NY Palladium, Oct 77: "Black Napkins" from "Baby Snakes"

Almost time for the traditional Easter Chicken cacciatore. Numm.

Arggghhh, me mateys...I be the survivin' pirate bein a held captive

Finding Easter Eggs on the lawn isn't HALF as special as finding PODS in the BASEMENT...

Okay, You're Going To Wear Those 4 Pirates On The Lifeboat Down; What Music Do You Blast At Them

Instead of music, they should have translated the world's funniest joke into Somali

I'm thinking about buying a bun

Variations of LOL: A Question

Is chocolate just chocolate or is it a bedroom toy?

Do you eat hasenpfeffer for Easter?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 4/12/2009)

How's the Easter Hassenpfeffer?

What are your three favorite Deserts?

I'm having trouble remembering some people's names

Chocolate Bargaining Chips

Um... I think I need a hug

Red Dwarf: Back to Earth

Do I dare look in GD in GD:P? Are the woods burning?

Has anyone seen the recent pictures of patrick swayze (sp)

DU to issue punishment for PUI? (Posting Under the Influence)

Fun things to do with Peeps (besides eating them)

PARENTS ONLY: What the FUCK are you going to do with all the hard-boiled eggs?

Is chocolate a candy, or is it just chocolate?


Post some recent photos!

I admit it! I hate the "Get In The Hole" guy!

crappy ass day

What are your three favorite deserts?

Haha-laser pointer+sheltie dog=hilarity

Self Deleted: Dumb Post

Another Easter in Charleston

kitten picture of the day for sunday april 12

Salted Caramels are da bomb!

Comcast is going to take away my NFL Network on May 1st

Help me get this poll turned around. Please.....

father in law thinks we are crazy having our daughter live in the dorms

What's everyone having for Easter dinner? Post yours here...

I'm thinking about buying a gan.


It's a good thing the Easter Bunny had to hide eggs this morning...

What are your three favorite Desserts?

Awkward Situation: Could use some Advice

Why is "Friday Night Lights" the best show ever?

Why is so much of "Reality" TV about emotional blackmail?

Okay, when does this No PUI rule go into effect? Because

Happy Easter

Looks like I'm going to be a Longhorn parent

What's with the "we are pregnant" ?

What temp, and how long should I cook 1 or 2 baked potatoes at?

Free, or Cheap, BUT GOOD Anti-Virus Software recs?

I'm fifteen minutes into "Milk" and I'm already getting weepy.

Would listening to Judas Priest count as going church?

Leporines of DU: check in here. Today is our day.

Will you offer me some captions?

Question for guys: Do you believe in "The Rules"?

Need a smile? My grandson Sebastian sings his ABCs.

Carrot, cheese, hot dog bun, and horseradish casserole

Is it possible to kick someone out politely?

Who makes the best mayonnaise? Hellman's or Best Foods?

Gum control

...but I don't care for the word "aspie." Just call me an asp-hole.

"Britain's Got Talent" has a new star!

I've got my genealogy back to 1545!!

Apparently only two pro-choice people on the Faith-Based Council.

Apparently only two pro-choice people on the Faith-Based Council.

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning)

It's a bittersweet day: Angel has a home.

Is Psychiatry Nonsense or is there Something to It?

Legendary DU pissing contests.......

What actually happened with King Abdullah... new video reveals truth!

Signs that Republicans are pop culture illterate.

Gail Collins: The Obama Holiday Tour

Wacky right-wing blogger projects his romantic pirate fetishes onto the US State Department.

Negotiations Break Down in Standoff With Pirates (NYT)

Do You Think Is the Actual Dog the Obama Family Adopted?

Showdown Seen Between Banks and Regulators

News Alert; The First Puppy Makes a Big Splash

"Rachel Maddow, you're in trouble." Americablog reader must explain "teabagging" to 74 yr old mum.

C'mon. FauxNews is not promoting the teabagging parties. They're just reporting the news.

President Obama seeks new relationship with Latin America

So do these teabaggers feel Ronald Reagan was a socialist?

Edwards Campaign Manager Joe Trippi will be on CNN to discuss alleged pro-Obama media bias and....

wrong forum, sorry

Obama seeks new relationship with Latin America

Three questions.

I guess the "Honeymoon" is over

ASU hack president whines about potential political backlash from Obama degree decision.

Alright, my fellow rightwing liberal fascists; Glen Beck is upset with us.

Building a Nation That Thinks Locally

WP:The First Puppy Makes a Big Splash- Bo, the Portuguese Water Dog(**PHOTOS** with family included)

NYT: Community Organizing Never Looked So Good

Jordan's King Abdullah II to meet with Obama in DC later this month.

Obamas on Easter: St. John's Episcopal

CNN Latest News: Did Obama bow to Saudi King?

Political Theory 101 - Or, RW Use of Contraditory Labels Such As "Facism," Socialism," "Liberalism"

The cowardly and lying Pastor Rick Warren bails on ABC 'This Week' Interview at last second

White House Releases Souvenir Easter Egg Design and Availability

PHOTOS: Bo. Exactly the same two you've already seen, but damn it: they're worth repeating :-)

Why don't Geither and Summers get credit for the budget?

Hey freeptards, remember these words? "MISSION ACCOMPLISHED"

Hey freeptards, remember these words? "MISSION ACCOMPLISHED"

A word on pirates.. it has been going on for a LONNNNNG time

We should give thanks to our Navy men and women for the safe rescue of Captain Phillips

This is not journalism, John King, and you damn well know it!

Photos of Bo

Warren bails on 'This Week' interview

A Message From President Obama on the Rescue of Cargo Ship Captain!

What will the RW do now.. Pick lint from their bellybuttons??

American captain rescued, pirates killed, U.S. official says

Bolton on FAUX, lying


Cavuto:FOX News Coverage For Tea Parties Same As For Million Man March But FNC Did Not Exist At Time

Cuba kills US diplomats' puppies and kittens, leaked Bush-era report says (no joke)

Canadians: "We still can't read Obama"

Canadians: "We still can't read Obama"

ASU to honor Obama with scholarship, but still no degree

Heads Up: US Navy Presser at 1p PDT and Statement from the President

I hope Pat B. is on Morning Joke tomorrow, eating his words about our President and the pirates.

Help I need an old photo...

"You're Either With Us Or You're With the Pirates."

I Want The Republicant Party So Small You Can Fit It In A Bath Tub

Look at all the little repugs.

Compare and Contrast on "The Hostage Test": Obama versus Reagan

Wow; Gingrich & Will finding a way to criticize the president over the dog

The Absolute BEST Thing About The Pirate Outcome

Obama twice approved force to rescue hostage

Can the President give Captain PHillips some kind of medal? I know he's not US military, but

Zogby Shocker: McCain Leads Obama In Latest Poll

Unsurprisingly, I guess, Freepfuck racism is so virulent, it extends to the girls' dog

Bush sent military strikes against Somalia five times, yet it didn't fix anything...

CNN: The Pirate Story that "captivated" the American People!

I want more Bo pictures!

We need a master list of nationalist signs for Dems to carry on Teabag Day

Would you agree that we should NEVER be for Obama doing anything we'd oppose Bush doing?

For what it's worth, 82% agree with the selection of the first dog

"Authorized by President Barack Obama"....I love those words!

Was this pirate hostage crisis the "test" Cheney was talking about?

Guys, it is possible to support Obama AND continue to push for a more progressive direction

Another poll gem from the local right-wing "news" paper.

Another poll gem from the local right-wing "news" paper.

Another poll gem from the local right-wing "news" paper.

Obama: Captain's release, U.S. resolve

PHOTOS Jeez, Bo's grown a LOT since this morning

Where Obama turns for spiritual advice: Rev. Joel Hunter of Longwood

On the upside, three less pirates to worry about!

CNN Mistakenly Identifies Interior Sec. Salazar as Sec. of Energy throughout an entire Segment!

What about the White House Easter Egg Hunt? Why haven't I seen any reports on that?

Lets claim this rescue as a Victory for Obama.

Why a Progressive Income Tax Makes Sense

(Embryonic) Stem Cell Breakthrough May Lead to MS Treatments

Well, I don't give a damn what anybody says...I'm excited about the new 1st pup!

PHOTOS: President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama leaving St. John's Episcopal Church Easter Sunday

Obama is the CiC and the President and he has a cool hand and

Navy Seal Sharpshooters Took Them Out

What if the information Obama voted to keep secret is evidence that could be used in a trial

Tea Bagging Party gets 150 people according to

Photo of Captain of USS Bainbridge shaking Captain Phillips hand after rescue

I turned to Fox just to see- Why the long Faces?

Prepare for an extra dose of hate this week!

Sorry, but I just don't trust Barack Obama's dog...

Paul Krugman on Rev Rick Warren's decision to skip "This Week" with Stephanopoulos

So, you know they will make a movie about this, right?

Silliest. Spin. Eva. "Pansy Politics: Captive Captain Saves President Obama"

First Puppy Bo learns new trick!

Krugman: "I would not be surprised if GDP growth is positive in the second half of this year..."

But in order for Obama to have even a chance at the 08 nomination,

Compare Obama's pirate outcome to Bush's first crisis

Bill Schneider on this test for Obama re: the pirate situtaion:

Obama ORDERED Rescue of Ship Captain

Whar Grade Do You Give President Obama In Handling His First Crisis As Commander In Chief?

Whar Grade Do You Give President Obama In Handling His First Crisis As Commander In Chief?

Officials say Obama has phoned Phillips and Phillips' family.

John King interviewing Gen. Odierno and trying to put a wedge between him & Obama

Obama personally rescued the hostage.

Trusting Obama to do the right thing isn't enough

Vatican blocks Caroline Kennedy appointment as US ambassador

Bayh: ‘I’m Agnostic’ About Having A Public Plan As Part Of Health Care Reform

Anyone going to one of the GOP flea bag parties?

Welcome Bo Obama! The Wonderful Benefits of Animal Companionship

Enough with the Strawman arguments against those who protest Obama's policies and appointments

Obama - Slacker-in-Chief

Obama fabric. Now you can make a shirt/dress/sheets/quit with big O all over.

Key U.N. Powers Agree on N. Korea Statement

One-way flight to Afghan outback

Rights group names 1,417 Gaza war dead

Man jailed for dodging child support for 14 kids

Crisis Altering Wall Street as Big Banks Lose Top Talent

Bangkok under state of emergency

Pakistan militants torch NATO supplies

Sri Lanka military declares truce

Maoists win three of six seats in Nepal by-elections

New orangutan population found in Indonesia

Zimbabwe shelves own currency for one-year

UN General Assembly head voices support for Bolivian president on hunger strike

Top U.S. general in Iraq: I believe we'll be gone by late 2011

Saudis ban 'lewd' license plates (eg. 'USA')

Anger after Afghan family killed in US raid

Saudi judge upholds man's marriage to 8-year-old

Rioting follows state of emergency in Thai capital

Former (Republican NH House) legislator charged with assault

In Calif., Medical Marijuana Laws Are Moving Pot Into the Mainstream

Report: Conficker worm bites University of Utah

Contractors Cash in on HUD Program, Not Poor

Philippine troops seize large amount of explosives

AIG in derivatives spotlight

Galapagos volcano erupts, could threaten wildlife

American captain rescued, pirates killed, U.S. official says

Somali pirates vow revenge over comrades' killings

Americans stick to their guns as firearms sales surge

Vatican blocks Caroline Kennedy appointment as US ambassador

The First Puppy Makes a Big Splash-Bo, the Portuguese Water Dog

Steele Laughs Off The Recession: The Malls Are Just As Packed On Saturday

The Week In Cartoons 04/11/09

FauxNews Signs On To Tea Party Agenda, Aggressively Promoting Anti-Obama Protests

When is it never time for this song?

Pentagon Channel - Coast Guard Monitoring Whale In New York Harbor

NOM Remix - It's Raining Men!

Wounded Warriors - Injured U.S. Servicemen Ski Mammoth Mountain in California

Wounded Warriors - Injured U.S. Servicemen Ski Mammoth Mountain in California

Tea Party Theme Song

Stopping Spending Will Hurt The Economy

The T-Mobile Dance

What ARE they protesting?

The National Organization for Marriage -- Our Response

Obama's defense budget surpasses Bush by $20B

CNN's "Reliable Sources" Exposes FauxNews Shameless Promotion of "Tea-bagging"

Grouchy Newt Gingrinch on the First Puppy: "This whole thing is really stupid...Who cares?"

Bush, Torture, Guantanamo Bay and British Involvement

Top General in Iraq, Ray Odierno Certain All US Troops Out Of Iraq By 2011

The Difference Between Open-Mindedness, And Stupidity...

CNN reports hostage rescue.

One of the most feel good videos I've ever seen.

Reliable Sources: Is the US a Christian Nation?

The way repubs think of marriage

Afghan cleric defends controversial law - 12 Apr 09

'This Week' Clip - Krugman 'They Will Likely Ask For Another Bunch of Money'

Friday Feminist Fuck You: Seth Rogen

TheRealNews: Zinn on the movement and new parties

Zeitgeist Addendum -

Chris Matthews Show - Who's Turn Is It For GOP Leader Now?

Paul Krugman Calls Out Republican Hypocrisy on Military Spending

Fmr Federal Agent Flips - NOT Legalizing Drugs 'Is Destroying Our Families'

**BREAKING** Captain Free'd - Pirates Slain

Republicans own Fox News: Admission by Bush Apologist

No justice yet for boy killed in Florida boot camp in 2006.

SNL: Underage Comedy

Gore Vidal on Conservatives

First Dog - 'Bo' Obama

OMG!!! Hugh Tee Party in Clearwater - I'm series!!!!!!!!!!

The Glenn Beck Apocalypse: Supernews!

I've watched the police for 30 years and I still despair

Protestors Ignore Nostradamus' Predictions About Obama at Notre Dame

Arizona State University apologizes for Obama honorary degree gaffe

The First Showdown on Health Care

The British take on Fox News Seriously funny Video


Latest Obama leak: Obama's Portuguese Water dog, Bo makes a splash

One-way flight to Afghan outback

End of the Clash of Civilizations

Who Says the GOP is Not Welcome? At Mad Hatter's Tea Party

E. J. Dionne: The Real Pelosi

Atheist Banished From 'Thank GOD It's Friday's'

Rich: Awake and Sing! (Goes after Larry Summers)

Rich: Awake and Sing! (Goes after Larry Summers)

In These Times: An End to the War on Weed?

Neil Cavuto of FauxNews is a Time Traveler

Fareed Zakaria: Is Robert Gates A Genius?

Seat Al Fraken, I guess the Majority, That is the People that Vote, Don’t Count!

Vatican Running US Foreign Policy?

Barack Obama, Torture Enabler By Ted Rall

Fellow Washington Post columnist challenges George Will’s lies about climate change

In Boost for Detroit, Obama to Buy Fuel-Efficient Fleet for Uncle Sam

Nature given a helping hand to make endangered frogs spawn

A Native Grandmother's Epic Walk Around The Great Lakes

Emiliano Zapata: 90 años cabalgando

FIDEL: "The Bolivian Revolution and Cuba's Conduct"

Terrorist Posada Carriles May Skip April 17 El Paso Hearing

Finally a conf. I can "get into": CAPITALISM IS ORGANIZED CRIME - April 19 DC

Bolivian Campesinos Announce Extension of Hunger Strike Across the Country

It's Sunday at the Masters. Enjoy.

LOL---Pirates turn a Triple play and lose, Navy does the same and wins.

***Official Hate the Yankees thread****

Golf spectators that shout "In the hole" should be flogged

Sharks win President's Trophy

Sharks are the "team to beat"

What would be too much to spend on a baseball ticket?

Tribune Faces U.S. Labor Department Probe & Tribune Stock Plan Draws U.S. Subpoena

Today in labor history Apr 12 The U.S. Supreme Court, on a 5-4 vote, upheld the Wagner Act

Keeping Swift plant open is key; Union talks to begin this year (2,500 at Grand Island, Ne)

ICE raid ripples still felt

13 Perkasie borough workers opt to join AFSCME union

Novato Sanitary District, union clash over jobs

Moves in Mexico to Stop Chinese Forced Labor Imports (Why not the USA?)

OSHA whistleblower in fight for job

OSHA Acts to Speed Regulation of Popcorn-Flavoring Chemical

OSHA fines utility contractor $50,000 for alleged safety violations at Dripping Springs, Texas, work

Congressman Connie Mack Wants Obama to Ask Auto Union Leader to Step Down

Request targets Hoffa grand jury records (did RFK use illegal tactics to indict the Teamsters boss?)

Peace, Love and Hollywood Stars

Janitors, science center battle over unionization (EFCA card check would end this battle)

Huffington Post: How Unions' Grass-Roots Organizing, Pragmatism Can Pass Pro-Labor Bill

National Car Rental Employee To Trans Customer: "Screwed-Up Man Faggot"

Where are the best LGBT communities in LA?

Amazon on an anti-gay crusade? Removing sales rankings from LGBT titles.

zoloft withdrawal anyone?

I'm just curious...

Abbas calls PM (Netanyahu), wishes a happy Pessah

My Name is Rachel Corrie

The dark religious side of Israel

Dead Sea Scrolls stolen by Israel: PA

Can the United States put pressure on Israel?: A user's guide

Construction of downtown Portland high-rise is halted by tight credit

China Slows Purchases of U.S. and Other Foreign Bonds

Why not help the borrowers instead of the banks?

"Liquidate the Banks; Fire the Executives!"

Obama Bank Fix "Worse Than A Lie" -- Former Regulator Black

Does Obama Really Work For Wall Street?

Concerned resident aims to form armed militia to patrol Stockton

Police report from North Charleston shootout

arming merchant ships as a solution to piracy problem?

Get over it -- an "assault weapons" ban isn't going to happen anytime soon.

"It's over," a Democrat strategist admits. "The gun nuts have won...again."

Second Amendment Under Fire?

Intruder shot to death during attack in home

Fateful day unfolded like a ‘Cops’ episode

'The finance industry has effectively captured our government.'

Why We're Not at the Beginning of the End, and Probably Not Even At the End of the Beginning

We need to ban "sports cars"...

world of work

Happy Easter to everybody in the Photo Forum

An Easter YouTube - Sebastian Sings His ABCs. MUST SEE TV.

Afternoon in the west end

AUM for Peace on Easter 6 PM EDT

Bendy laser beams fired through the air

Less virulent bird flu cases suggest the danger of pandemic is rising

Is dark energy getting weaker?

Hand-powered P2P radio broadcaster

Dead Sea Scrolls stolen by Israel: PA

Catholics confer in Anaheim Convention Center

How God Changes Your Brain: Breakthrough Findings from a Leading Neuroscientist

Happy Easter!

Would the Christian god like having those who studied the theology of the Bible then claiming to

What Do a Rabbit, Colored Eggs and Candy Have to Do With Jesus?

Good news: God is Great, and he Loves you...

Quick sausage sandwiches

Happy Easter all you cookers of food.

Homemade Easter peeps

I just made Italian wedding soup!

would like a homemade cocoa mix if anyone's got one

Wow ..... 2002 Rodney Strong Sonoma County Zinfandel

Happy Woo Day

Happy Easter to all the Dungeon dwellers - nt

The Chandra Levy Question.....

Failed Logic: Airing "The Ten Commandments" during Easter weekend.

Billy Bob kills shows in Canada; tense interview

"Octo-Mom" Could Have TV Deal By End of Next Week......

So, how are you suppose to use a laptop in the outdoors, if the

here's a couple Meters to keep TimeWarner honest..>link> cant believe th Porno Industry allowed this

my DVD-CD device isn't recognized.. wont start a game.. box says H/ isn't found. ...