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The ones who threw a teabag at the White House

A Tale Of Two Networks

PHOTO: Freepers Want to Tea Bag Us!

PHOTO: Freepers Want to Tea Bag Us!

The last Titanic survivor, rescued aged nine weeks

Need an Edmunication regarding US income tax history

Need an Edmunication regarding US income tax history

Pacifica Radio, the oldest independent media network in the US, turns 60 years old this week

So what's the bottom line?

Is functional illiteracy a requirement to be a ........

Fox News Guest Rep. McCinnis (R) - Segment Condemning Eco-Terrorists - Earth Liberation Front

How conservatives see the IRS (video)

How conservatives see the IRS (video)

Gov. Rick Perry: Texas might have to secede.

Vancouver paper says Tea Parties FAILED....Freepers reply: "Lying Socialist Canadians"

What's all this I hear about gasbags and gasbaggers?

Anyone else get a teabagging robo-call?

Check out some hot birther, hip hop, teabagger action!

Check out some hot birther, hip hop, teabagger action!

The tragic tale of a Tea Bagger...

The fizzle in the drizzle - Rachel and Anna Marie again

This image provided by NASA.....

CWA Says It Won’t Agree To Undermine Middle Class Jobs At AT&T ($12.9 billion profit last year)


White House Dog's Best Friend

Brad DeLong: The Panic of 1825

"There has been no change in the administration of Guantanamo"

"There has been no change in the administration of Guantanamo"

"There has been no change in the administration of Guantanamo"

I need some nerves of steel now

Since conservatives want to return to the 1950s, let's return our top US tax rate to the 50s as well

I just got up the nerve to watch a news segment on one of the "tea parties".....Good f**king grief..

After watching the first 20 min. of Hannity, it can't be said that this wasn't a GOP

Thanks again DU!!!

PETA asks Pet Shop Boys for name change

The way to handle this is to ask Teabaggers at every opportunity whom they are willing to cut

Iraq holding 26200 detainees, says minister

Iraq holding 26200 detainees, says minister

Decade of Losses Forces Investors in Their 30s to Start All Over

Keith, Rachel and Ed are starting to use some words....

Pics of some teabaggers in my city

How Many Anti-Tax 'Protests' Took Place in a Public Park?

How Many Anti-Tax 'Protests' Took Place in a Public Park?

Millions turn out to teabag parties according to faux

Rick Perry won't be out-assholed by Mark Sanford

Guv Goodhair: If you are "a bunch of right-wing extremists I'm with you"

BEST Case Scenario For The Teabaggers, Each Teabag Party Averaged 300 protesters

I feel bad for David Patterson.


Paul Begala: Al Franken Wins Minnesota Senate Race...Again

Tea baggers will accomplish NOTHING !

Tea baggers will accomplish NOTHING !

For those with WAMU accounts you don't use very often....

Arlen Specter not looking so good in 2010

I visited a teabag protest in Santa Rosa, California..

where's that youtube with the british singer on Idol?

"Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.”

Funniest tea bagging T-shirt ever

FOX: Tax Day Teabaggers claim victory; plan "pearl necklace" protests on the Fourth

What's this? A senator voting by absentee ballot? The horror!!!!111

Is Fox News Even Trying To Pretend Anymore To Appear Legitimate?

Tea Bags Headed For Protest Captured Off Somali Coast (Satire)

N.S.A.’s Intercepts Exceed Limits Set by Congress

Saddened or distraught about the loss of leftchick? There is something within DU Rules you can do:

Anyone care to share a rundown of Maddow tonight?

Excuse me, this tea tastes like piss.

Righties: "The rich create jobs!!!111!" Reality: How many rich people have given you a job?


New Jersey Congressman wants your ideas on healthcare

When is the counter protest to the tea baggers circus?

Texas Gov. Perry calls for "State's Rights": "I may be in the center of American History!!!!1"

Right-Wingers Stage Massive Protests as Bush's War Spending Skyrockets

I think Rachael Maddow enjoys saying Teabagging.

OMIGOD......Are you listening to Mike Malloy play the CNN interviews with the Tea people?

X-post, another response to another RW rant.


I wrote a check for $1500, today. To the IRS. Damn fucking proud of it!

TDS: Stewart is "tea-ing" off on the tea parties.

Ice Teabagging: Movement plans 4th of July protests.

Honestly I'm slightly sad that teabagging day is over :(

10/7/1996 - Fox News Channel Is Launched - October 7th A Day To Mourn The Death of Journalism?

10/7/1996 - Fox News Channel Is Launched - October 7th A Day To Mourn The Death of Journalism?

here's something to teabag about.....

The Secessionist-what if the repugs win in 2012???

Rick Perry - You don't have the guts!

NYT report: National Security Agency spied on a member of Congress.

Just checked: "Tea Bag" stories don't even make Google News homepage.

One HUGE Reason To Protest Your Income Tax

One HUGE Reason To Protest Your Income Tax

That fascist, racist asshole Sheriff Joe Arpaio is sending a letter to Al Sharpton

Anyone watching Jon Stewart?

Kids, toddlers, and babies at the "Tea Parties"--THIS pisses me off

Rush Limbaugh defends the Somali pirates (for real)

Dallas VA hospital sending troops to private hospitals for surgery

Thank you DU for just being you

Of course all of the teabaggers who are working have gone to

How I'd like to see Obama respond to these "tea bag rallies"

Anyone see the signs on Maddow?

Tea baggers vs.fictional 'filth' harvesters-Who is more informed?

NY-20: Jimmy T. Bags 163 Votes but Still on Bottom

NY-20: Jimmy T. Bags 163 Votes but Still on Bottom

When a repubic governor speaks of his state's 'soverignty', is it time to deport ...........

In retrospect, it wasn't funny at all, today.

$moderator$ appreciation thread =)

Why not move military spending from discretionary side of the budget?

Don't you love how the right's "patriotic" attitude suddenly changes when a Dem is in office?

Colbert To Lehrer: "These Tea Parties Are Spontaneous The Way..."

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

KO was on fire with teabag puns and double entendres tonight

Declaring your state 'sovereign', what does that mean?

Here they are, tea-baggin' at it's best! lots-o-photos

It's 12:01 AM EST. I've already teabagged. Post here to claim the two spot

Gray-haired man enthuses to wife: "That little lady is brilliant. She and Ann Coulter."

Our teagag, er bag, was THIS big. Freepers estimate crowds.

Attn Fellow DUers I have a Question about Mike Malloy

"Stop Feminist Pork", "How's your 401K?". Signs at Van Nuys (LA) Tea Bagger event

"Stop Feminist Pork", "How's your 401K?". Signs at Van Nuys (LA) Tea Bagger event

Why won't Republicans stop whining and move or create their own country already?

New York City closes the book on Tea Parties...

Eager Iraqi readers struggle for access to books

A million tea bags vs. a million people:

for the first time in forever..

for the first time in forever..

Mexican Druglord Thanks American Presidents for Making Him a Billionaire!

It's official: KO and his staff are some of the best writers on television today. nt

GOPUSA...we know all about you ...

Is it just me or does Gov. Perry sound just like Bush when he talks?

Why That Big Meal You Just Ate Made You Hungry

So has the daily show reported on todays events

*LOL* has updated its definition of "teabagger"

Yours for $4.64: bobble-head angry black kid

"We want our country back!"... Yeah I'm sure you do.

False Security: 'Scareware' Spreads

Hey, Hannity: "Common Man" John Rich lives in mult-million dollar mansion!

Heads up. Robert Greenwald is on with Tavis Smiley tonight. n/t

Thank you teabaggers for showing up today and confirming our suspicions

Hey Teabaggers... could you BE a more ridiculous bunch of crybaby whiners?

Gates warns against Israeli strike on Iran's nuclear facilities

April 15, 2009 - First Annual McFailin Mob Reunion.

If Texas wants to leave, then let's treat Texas the way rethugs want to treat Mexico

If Texas wants to leave, then let's treat Texas the way rethugs want to treat Mexico

Decipher This Moran Moment

Billionaires for Bush at a teabag party today!

Rob Riggle (former Daily Show correspondent) promoted to Lt. Colonel USMC Reserves

A great American activist patriot passed on Saturday. You know her work. We all owe her.

ENRON "The Smartest Guys in the Room" is airing on HDNET

Teabaggers will look like idiots when Obama's policies save the economy

"Tax Slavery Sucks" Photo

We need our own rallies in response

Today, Tea Parties; Tomorrow, Glue Sniffing Parties

Another 'monkey' reference in hate email going around.

Another 'monkey' reference in hate email going around.

Fear and Greed Have Sales of Guns and Ammo Shooting Up

Woman to police: 'There's a dog taped to the fridge'

We had our rally - It was called Inauguration Day and it ruled.

We had our rally - It was called Inauguration Day and it ruled.

Willie Nelson and the Dixie Chicks should be granted political asylum

Critics Skeptical Of Obama's 'Openness' Vow


What's funny - Susan Boyle continued

Maybe we need "Constitution Rallies":

WashTech: Microsoft offshoring writers and editors to Shanghai

Dear Texas Gov. Rick Perry: Up your ass. Go ahead, secede, but STFU.

Has anyone seen a non-white teabagger yet?

The Mudflats on Anchorage's teabag party - "Huge Anti-Bush Rally In Downtown Anchorage."

WV teabaggers end rally with prayer for state amendment to ban gay marriage

Two WTF photos from today's protests

Since Texas' governor has declared sovereignty, shouldn't their senators resign?

Unfortunate suicide rates among army recruiters

Fox News-driven "tea parties" fail to ignite popular uprising among U.S. conservatives

Why do they call ME for HIS bills?

The 12 Hour Tax Day Facebook Religion War, FOR REAL!

Holder praises JAGs for work with terror suspects

Wisconsin Nurse Laid Off Mid-Surgery; Could it be any worse?

Ala Moana owner General Growth files for bankruptcy

Comments section from a local paper. I'm considering forwarding

"They gave us the 2nd Amendment for a reason. Don't make us use it."

The double standard of teabagger coverage.

Pics from the HUGH Atlanta Rally!!!

Who cleaned up after the Teabaggers?

Fox teas up a tempest

Dupe- sorry

Sorry about these multiple dupes...

CNN's Christiana Amanpour Interviews Admiral Mike Mullen: We need the military, and more

Those people explaining why they are protesting their tax cuts remind me of

Will the Texas Democratic Party organize protests against the anti-American comments of Rick Perry?

Cavuto Caught lying about the crowd

It gets better: "Freeloading Illegals are Raping U.S. Taxpayers"

Response when invited to a tea party protest:

For Sale - Cheap - Tea Bags.......

Joe Republican wakes up from his nightmare of a "socialist" Democratic Presidency

First it was Paul Potts and now Susan Boyle

Tea baggers are good for DU apparently.

Craig Ferguson having too much fun with "teabagging."

Joe Scum defend torture

Second largest U.S. mall owner files for bankruptcy protection

Village Voice: 2,000+ (NYC) Tea Party Denounces Obama Spending, Cheers USA, Fox News

Delete dupe

Mods pls delete, posting bug error

Who cleaned up after the Teabaggers?

KO- In the Teabag: this story is hard to swallow

AlterNet: Rapacious Corporate Players Are the Real Pirates of the High Seas

Teabagging protest photo from Kos - This one's really, really ugly...

Just another reason to hate the Yankees

The Consequences of 'Drill Baby Drill:' More Than 90 Oil Spills A Day In U.S.

"Down With Sodomy, Up With Teabagging" - WTF?

Any diversion that might work, over and over and over...

Iraq air raids hit mostly women and children

Dept. of Homeland Security issued report on left-wing extremism in January...

Teabagging is Forbidden!

It couldn't be clearer who the Teabagger in Chief is.

Sip on this, Tea Party People: Americans Hold Most Positive View of Income Taxes Since 1956

Transposing one's beliefs upon Obama

March housing construction plunges worse-than-expected amount to second lowest level on record

Mainstreaming the Militia

The creatures outside looked from pig to man

Stupid, and I mean really stupid, legislation introduced in Iowa in response to recent ruling

A suggestion, re: Rick Goodhair Perry, seceding talk.

Tea Party - Taxation and Suburban Protest

Ted Rall on *'s new digs

The worst of America on display today - truly the ugly Americans

Breaking: Housing construction plunged to the second lowest level on record in March

N.S.A.’s intercepts exceed limits set by Congress

Robert Parry: Right-Wingers Desperately Trying To Destroy Obama, Cowardly Corporate Media Helping

'Cheney Assault Arrest by Secret Service Agent' Suit Allowed to go On

the state of maine teabag party was a bust

So I guess the tea baggers don't support the troops anymore?

Hulk Hogan: I understand OJ's actions

Bloody Start to Indian Elections as Maoist Rebels Kill 17

This is why I don't feel bad about calling Freeper types stupid and ignorant

The Great Corporate Tax Dodge

The shooting in Blacksburg Va. was two years ago today

All that media promotion and yet the Easter Bunny at the local mall would draw bigger crowds

No Spanish torture probe of US officials

Final thought on the teabaggers - what we need is media reform NOW

An experiment.

"IT'S A FARCE" William Black: banks "lying to the public" in their earnings reports (Bloomberg)

Whadda ya think of this sign?

Limbaugh: "Imagine if a Republican president ordered shooting of black teenagers on the high seas"

Time to get active with the truth again.. 1.The extremist threats from left and right were

Now that your grand ol' PEE party is over, maybe you repubs will finally GET OVER IT.

GOP-Are they killing themselves?

Well, now it's back to douche bagging

Europe 'Participated' in Secret CIA Flights

Throngs of ignorant slaves rise up to protect their master's right to enslave them

How many people attended the tea parties?

No Spain torture probe of US officials

OK, the teabagger tea parties (Anti-Obama rallies) are over, what's left for the GOP?

Whoever said "The Teabag joke is silly - people won't get it" - OMG you were SO WRONG...

How to fix a broken state (Republican-battered Florida)

'The Politico' shows its true colors: Different shades of red

Astroturf Tea Parties -- Fake Grass Roots

Greenwald -Obama's huge test today: do we believe in secret law?

Thank You, President Obama, for High Speed Rail

Uh, Gov. Paterson is announcing his support for marriage equality right now.

Million Moran March?

Anyone have a blogspot blog?

Dedicated to a Cause: The Cold and Lonely Experience of one Teabagger...

Have you ever tried a Google Image search for "teabagging"?

Joe the Plumber is now a full-time activist.

So if yesterday was National Teabag day....

OMFG - Religious video (shocking)

Asian Spices Sicken 33 People

Well, well, Suzy Welch is telling us how to live our lives on MJ! How bout extramarital affairs,

Nurse gets called out of surgery to get pink slip

I admit it, sometimes I troll at freeper hell;

I wonder if the Teabaggers are grateful...

MediaMatters: Fox Snooze really put the word out for TeaBag Fest

Consumers More Optimistic than Doctors Regarding Future of U.S. Health Care Reform

The ultimate teabagger....

Wah Wah Wah "my government hasn't listened to me" in two months

Will Obama Be a No-Go to Racism Conference?

Levi Johnston lawyer raises possibility of custody fight

tea toons

Why Did Beck Choose To Tea-Bag The Alamo?

The Award Winning Fox News Channel

Pics from the HUGH Atlanta Rally!!!

Simon Cowell may sign Susan Boyle to record deal/ Demi Moore "moved to tears" over Boyle

"we're a group...who have seen the past 6 mos the historically highest tax upon us"

John Madden retires from broadcasting

'Twas a Real Teabagging, alrighty!

You can't have a real tea party without property damage!

More from the religious right

"I am under a lot of pressure to not diagnose PTSD" (Salon)

Want to DU a Fox Tea bag poll?????

Anyone have pictures of baggers holding signs with grammatical errors?

Anyone have pictures of baggers holding signs with grammatical errors?

An Open Letter to Glenn Beck (Huffington Post)

"Folks whom rich people despise as losers protesting against raising taxes slightly on rich people"

Anybody still have that post featuring pictures of Republicans using teleprompters?

GM may discontinue Pontiac and GMC

Berkeley Professor: Skilled Immigrants Create Jobs

What's so radical about progress?

With all the Tea bagging yesterday, this more important story slipped by:

Dear wing tea nutbags: You have reaped what you sowed. Don't get mad, ask for forgiveness.

Tea Party pictures from my spelling noted!

The MSM are picking up the Somalia toxic dumping story!

NSA tried to wiretap member of Congress

Our grandparents grandparents paid taxes and didn't like it, but paid theirs

So Which Member of Congress Was Wiretapped?

Taser used in Tancredo protest was just a "communications tool," says UNC campus security

Does DU have the hiccups?

Websites That Detail American Military vs. World's Military

We have a moran that will become a DU Fave ..... a must see

Response to TeaBaggers I coined this morning- perfect for bumpersticker...

Another Ethanol Producer Goes Bust - CBO Report Says Ethanol Drive Food Prices Higher

Largest real estate failure in US history!

Chimpy was right, ya'll should have shut up and go shopping (2nd largest mall owner files Ch 11)

Spanish government wants torture charges against Bush Six dropped . . .

Did anyone catch the irony of the teabag event in Cleveland?

If you have children, you'll understand conservatives.



New online Craigslist scam.

Majority of Teabagging Parties held in Public Parks. Paid for and maintained with "tax dollars"

Need a Link to State funds received from federal gov chart

I Declare May 1st National Throw a Repuke Douchebag..

Mods pls delete, posting bug error

The Slim Gray Lady

So is this it? Do we let the teabaggers have the last word?

Officials Say U.S. Wiretaps Exceeded Law

Re- Net Neutrality: Congressman Wants to Ban Download Caps

What a "wingnut" friend recently told me

What Cognitive Dissonance Is And Is Not

Teabagging moran in Austin, Texas

Happy Emancipation Day!

So where was Fred Phelps yesterday?

Has Homeland Security paid a visit to Rick Perry yet?

Canada’s Quiet Bargain: The Benefits of Public Spending

pssst. New York governor to push same-sex marriage bill

Mt. Redoubt steaming today

Thank you Teabaggers. Seriously and sincerely, thank you.

HEY remember "Poutrage"

Houston area Teabaggers! :-)

A Reporter Telling The Truth Is Not Bias

Banker linked to 1980s S&L scandal dies after jumping off Tampa International Airport garage

Siegleman and other Rove targets still need help!!!


Econ Myth #467: "The Consumer Spending Bubble hasn't burst yet!"

Man Rams Airport Gate, Fence (Fort Smith, AR)

More tea toons

Church sign read "Change is inevitable except from a vending machine".

Whats more important to you?

Whats more important to you?

Catastrophic sea levels 'distinct possibility' this century: study

Gawd...git 'em while they're young!

Russians quarantined after Chinese woman dies on train

Some good ones from Louisiana....

lest we forget, the prez of Mex. is a neo con

Jesus' General: The ultimate in teabagic warfare

why aren't there federal troops in texas right now?

Guardian UK: Consumption dwarfs population as main environmental threat

FL police raid Marijuana grow house- Value plants at $12,500 each!

I love fucking with wingnuts

Should Texas Secede From The Union?

looking for a piece about what to thank the commie liberals for... like sidewalks, weekends,..etc

Flashback: 2 FBI Whistleblowers Confirm Illegal Wiretapping of Government Officials & Misuse of FISA

forget teabaggers--"Capitalism is Organized Crime" Conference on April 19

IN SEARCH OF...teabagging smilies/emoticons

FReepers showing their true colors

Obama Pushes for High Speed Rail

Recommend problem fixed

We Keep Hearing We Haven't Hit The Bottom Yet With This Economic Crisis........

Does Rick Perry no longer say the Pledge of Allegiance or wear a flag pin?

Elizabeth Warren interview on Stress Tests for banks

Did we learn anything from the teabaggery?

Greenwald - Obama's huge test today: do we believe in secret law?

Car Payment Or Else: Engine Shut Off Systems

Anyone got the torture memos yet?

U.S. Army sergeant convicted of murder in the 2007 killings of 4 bound, blindfolded Iraqis gets life

Oh My - Republicans showed that they know how to

This has to be the dumbest sign at a teabaggers party.

One of my students. Bless his heart

Mow the Lawn! (Razor commercial)

Anyone else been on local message boards to give some liberal feedback on

Spanish AG: No torture probe of 'Bush 6'

Thom Hartmann is posting videos of his program on DU!

Donald Trump is a clueless rich prick: NY taxes on the rich are too high; workers retire too early

It's boiler-plate histrionics; also a frame onto other matters 'sovereign'...

let texas go --

let texas go --

What the hell did you expect?

Irony alert - Head of Bill O'Reilly's stalker squad refuses to answer questions for anyone

New Info on updated "Red Dawn" movie

Why are Fos and GOP hellbent on defending KKK, Skin Heads and

Thom Hartmanm Program - Friday's With Bernie Sanders

I've had a way too freep-tastic day

The next teabagging party is 4th of July

Right wing nutjob vs right wing nutjob. Randall Terry fighting Bill Donohue of the Catholic League

Tea Parties: GOP Once Again Manipulating the Average Joe

Results of my taxes yesterday

Texas Secession: why wait?

No wonder that Brit can (allegedly) sing. She sold her soul to the Devil

A couple questions for "State's rights" right wingers

The Susan Boyle YouTube Stats - a truly off the charts viral phenomenon!

It's Odd That A Governor Of A Former Confederate State Would Bring Up Secession

Delay is supporting Perry on Tweety

Delay is supporting Perry on Tweety

It Would Be So Cool If Obama Called Texas' Bluff

1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington DC, 20500

The tea baggers don't support the troops... they are anti american!!

Susan Boyle coming up on CBS

The pro forma question whenever his smarmy, oily smile shows up on teevee is ........

Fox slimes Captain Phillips.

Obama's statment on releasing the torture memos

1,500 farmers commit mass suicide in India

Are any of you guys reading the torture memos?

Excellent Bumpersticker!

Boy, they weren't kidding about the threat of right-wing terrorism

Hardball Award next (guess who wins?)

Phony e-mail going around about "socialism"

I don't ever want to see a DUer called a fringe conspiracy nut

Lending By Bailout Recipients Falls Again

Beware the Scholiasts!

Breaking on GEM$NBC - CIA Operatives who tortured

Best Teabagger Photos?

Do you like the television program called 'American Idol'?

is it too early for the susan boyle vs paul potts poll?

Michelle Bachman Overdrive!

Man Jailed For Peeing On Woman On Plane

Insect torture? Are you KIDDING me? INSECT TORTURE?!?

FYI - Ed Schultz just said he listens to his audience and they don't want to hear RW blabber mouths

If we organized a million people and set it up so that at precisely 0742Z they all dialed ........

From Senator Leahy on the release of the torture authorization memos

I just had to say it - Does anyone else wonder why the "tea bags" get the publicity & others can't?

"We're American Seamen. We're Union Members. That's How We Did It"

Why is "state rights" associated with the right-wing in America?

The Torture Memos - this sentence in the first paragraph says it all

BBC article covers the root causes of Somali piracy.

IMF finally dares to utter the D-word (depression)

ACLU posts the new torture related documents that were released

Ed Schultz has two liberals and one conservative on the panel today.

***BREAKING**** Obama to release torture memos

How does a governor "introduce" legislation?

The talk of secession is stupid. BUT ...... it foments hate among the crazies out there

"The Honorable Al Franken" (Chris Matthews Hardball Award just now)

If some red states secede, what would their newly formed country call it self? (hypothetical)

Kill me now. Tom Delay is on Hardball.

Obama: No prosecutions for waterboarding. Time to "move on"

Why don't conservatives actually conserve anything?

The GOP is going for double or nothing.

If Texas Secedes, Then The Dallas Cowboys Are No Longer America's Team


Has there been any word from Pawlenty on certifying the election in MN yet?

Burris raises $845 - for the 1st. Quarter

Breaking: Two dead one in critical condition. Shooting at Long Beach CA hospital

Pentagon Closes Office Accused of Issuing Propaganda Under Bush

Who jumped the shark this week?

Which Definition of the Word Liberal Do You Most Relate To?

What the fuck is with Texas Governor Perry?

When did ignoring torture become a part of the Democratic Party's platform?

DU this poll: If you were grading Barack Obama on his performance as president, what would he get?

O.K. Texas is wealthy because they work hard says Delay

O.K. Texas is wealthy because they work hard says Delay

Enough of The Texas Bashing!

Tweety has wood over Sarah Palin.

We all thought the morons, tea baggers, and....

Mega Malls in trouble: No surprise to me.

I shaved my balls for this?

George Bush's FBI and DOD documented "thousands" of US military members joining far-right extremist

surge update - Bomb at Iraqi Base Leaves at Least 16 Dead, Scores Hurt

It's All About the Magic

Jane Hamsher nails it:Teabaggers Get a Load of What a True Populist Phenomenon Looks Like

Daily Kos blogger speaks at Pensacola tea-party

jeepers, tweety has delay on talking about perry....what a shitfest...couldn't turn fast enough

Here's one of those teabagging infiltrators they warned us about

So the same people backed these tea parties lobbied for the company that got bailouts..

1. Breaking Corporate Power vs 2. Breaking the GOP

Teabagging Portland: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (pics and comments)

Interview: Janeane Garofalo on 24, Henry Rollins, and Her Inevitable Run for Senator of Minnesota

Check out Glenn Greenwald's: "Obama did the Right Thing Releasing Memo's...It's Up to Citizens..

OMG, Chrysler is run by socialists!

GOP op ed at CNN:Work till you die, die when you're supposed to,give the rich more tax breaks,

Voter fraud in TX--complaint formally made. Will DOJ act?

Physician Etiquette Question: Important Meeting with your Oncologist

Torture Memo: As Long As You Don't Keep The Guy Awake For More Than 11 Days, It's Fine

Bachmann Makes Up Thing About ‘Flying Imams’ Attending Muslim Congressman’s Party

I just sent an email to Chris Matthews after having to sit through him talk to Delay about nutty

The CSX Sunrail deal still has the clause that would make Florida liable for CSX problems...

What Was Tom Delay Eluding To On Hardball?........

Emanuel Says Obama Insists On Implementing Two State Solution, No Ifs, Ands, or Buts

Tom DeLay is claiming that Texas is a donor state, and only gets

Does anybody realize that the fact we are even seeing these memos is a HUGE step?

Did you receive a tax refund or mail a check yesterday?

I got your teabags right here...hangin' (As they say in Brooklyn.)

How to deal with "red states" secession: It would be very messy.

It's not bailouts or taxes that have infuriated the teabaggers. It is this........

Best quote ever:

How to use your word-based English: a guide for teabaggers.

George Will On Jeans: Entire Column Devoted To Critiquing Your Pants

Why are these people not upset with corporations?

Has anyone noticed how butt-ugly most of the teabaggers are?

Yesterday showed how bad our education system is

This past weekend, I had the ultimate pleasure of hosting Ms. Kathryn Abbe for two days.

I understand that the founding fathers were noble wordsmiths, but can you help me...

Person in the foyer at the doctor's office said technology is making jobs obsolete...

Why Mr. Obama needs to drop the hammer on Texas Governor Perry

Millions Attend Tea-bagging Events Across the Country

Democracy Now / /Thomad Tamm

Cavuto Lie "They were expecting 5,000 here, it's got to be easily double, if not triple that"

Pentagon Closes Office Accused of Issuing Propaganda Under Bush

Poll: Minnesotans want Coleman to concede

Obama Protecting Bush from Spain?

"American Taxpayers are the Jews for Obama's Ovens"

I Guess We Learned Today That There Really Is A Red States of America And ....

My right-wing Facebook "friends" are getting more insane by the day.

Prosecutor(In Spain): Drop Case Against (Six) Bush Officials; Should Be Done First in the US

10 Republican Lies for Tax Day

The Tea-Baggers Next Move

The Rude Pundit - The Tea Parties: So That Happened

I Know the ONE DAY Shelf Life Has Expired but About The IMF GRAND PIRACY Waged on Somalia

As an aside, Lula in Brazil gave an income tax break MUCH similar to Obama's a few months ago

How in the fuck can we not prosecute these people?

Pop quiz: In the 2000 election, which of the following counties was the BLUEST?

Holy shit. From Greenwald:

Breaking: another 610,000 initial jobless claims. Over 6,000,000 continuing claims.

Go for it! Secession and the 10th.

Feingold (and ACLU): I Told Congress So (Emptywheel)

faux news should be shut down, free speech my ass......


Tea bag party in my city (Greensboro,NC)

Paul Minor Might Not Be Allowed To Attend His Wife's Funeral

Bush's Hypocrisy on War Crimes = "If there is somebody captured ...,"

Bush's Hypocrisy on War Crimes = "If there is somebody captured ...,"

This photoshop pretty much says it all about yesterday's festivities:

Can we talk? Of Course Obama Supports Empire….

Can we talk? Of Course Obama Supports Empire….

Can Spain really prosecute George W. Bush aides over torture?

High Speed Rail

Is the Susan Boyle performance a hoax?

Elizabeth Warren (TARP Watchdog) On Stewart - EXCELLENT!

I have a six minute "sneak preview" of my documentary online

Her Name Was Marla Ruzicka

False Outrage Joe? Why, Your Side Hasn’t Tried That Since… Yesterday.

If I were a mean person...

How to counter the "Our country was founded on Christianity" distortions...

What's driving the US over a cliff? (apart from this "journalist's" manure)

Dear Lovely Susan Boyle

Where's MY bailout - the fallacy in Obama's rationalization of the bank bailouts

The Most Offensive Tea Party Signs (photo heavy)

Didyouallknowthat "alot" wasoneword?

My experience at the AZ tea party...

Former IMF ECONOMIST: Unless US breaks up financial oligarchy crisis could be worse than Great D

Former IMF ECONOMIST: Unless US breaks up financial oligarchy crisis could be worse than Great D

United Airlines could require obese passengers to buy a second ticket

Canada's Increasingly Unpopular Conservatives

Which mangling of the English language makes you cringe?

Which mangling of the English language makes you cringe?

D.U. Meet the Milita Moran Mascot!!!!

How the Medical Industrial Complex Fed Us Tea (and Bullshit)

Crisis may force Obama to go with singlepayer

Nearly got run off the road yesterday -- other driver didn't like my Obama sticker.

The Obama administration effectively states that torture was legal

The Obama administration effectively states that torture was legal

Armitage: "They Tortured" "Maybe I should Have Resigned"

ACLU petition - Demand Accountability for Torture

Home Births 'As Safe As Hospital'

Please send some good thoughts for Symbolman today

US sees surge in white supremacists

What we need is Revolution. What we got is Revelation.

The “half of Americans pay no income tax” fraud

The Tea Bag Spelling Bee!

Susan Boyle sings - "Cry Me a River" Her first CD

This whole tea bag thing is like the greatest use of puns and double entendres in our lifetimes

cripes, behold the power of the internet, Youtube has created a Symphony Orchestra

omg love!!!?????

Is American Idol still on?

Pizza on order.

Attn: Lounge. New show "Pitchmen" comes on at 10pm EST tonight.



Caught Jeff Beck at the House of Blues the other night.

Sometimes I feel I am not long for this world. Maybe I have years, maybe just a moment.

Kitchenwitch, are you here?

The Reag-Nat's have been saved by the weather again.

Man allegedly stabs brother over pork and beans

Please help me repsond to this freeper.

Sigh. Octomom is trademarking her name.

I'm already sick of Susan Boyle


Before I die

Great. Now MY OWN MOTHER is going Teabagging.

Man I can't WAIT for The Spirit 2 n/t

My husband is obssessed with God of War.

Tea Party breaks out in GD

form 4868...

I grope, Big whoop, wanna fight about it?

Just try to keep a tally of the innuendos. There's at least 5 in the first minute.

'Life' - damn good TV!

Internet Obama Joke That Infuriates Right-Wingers

Certified Bench Jeweler Technicians

Driving from San Francisco to Detroit, MI - Anything worth seeing on I-80?

gratuitous Appreciation Thread

where's that youtube with the british singer on Idol?

Dave is the original Lakeshore Strangler.

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

I'm drinking

Help Ashton win by following him on twitter

how do we be ourselves and be enough?

Don't you hate it when you're looking for a movie scene on YouTube

Don't you hate it when you're looking for a movie scene on YouTube

Good night soon. I don't feel well, and no sense of humor tonight.

Dennis Miller sucks hairy teabags!

CP just f-bombed me... PM-style

good night moon...

Susan Boyle or Paul Potts?

can I just say....

I am suddenly seized with an intense longing...

The comment box for the narcissist went over like a fart in church.


Favorite fast food pizza?

Is their a youtube video of Cavuto caught lying with his producer?

Fuckin' guy...

My son, Ian, and PiGuy were commiserating on the phone tonight.

Off to New York City tomorrow morning!

Its the middle of April and I had ICE on my windshield this morning?

Hulk Hogan: I understand OJ's actions

Somewhere out there are some grandkids embarassed that Grandma is in the news getting teabagged....

I have one hour to get my taxes in the mail.

Anybody live in or around Yuba City?

Talk Me Down

For my gig this weekend, I'm getting paid in nacho's

An idea to stimulate creative thought towards efficient cars...

Clever, catchy title...

Snakes on a plane

Where's Waldo?

Redbear appreciation thread

Seriously, does someone have some farmland in the Mid-atlantic region and could take in Stalker Cat?

Anyone else here use one of those "Brain Age" programs?

John Madden retires


More original Steerpike Art

Is there anyway to actually call Skype and speak to Skype customer service?

That's nice

Fate can be cruel. A former co-worker who was a Bob Jones graduate

Kristy Hammonds.

YouTube: "That's STILL not grounds for calling me Señor...or "Don Beeg-les" for that matter..."

OMG! They're water-boarding racaulk!

Man bites off tip of his own...well, you'll see.

My combined land/cell phone bill is over $200. How much is yours?

Craigslist is hardly worth the trouble anymore....

I just completed what may be the best thing I've ever written.

Is the Greatest page screwed up for anyone else

These things

Any opensim developers out there?

What are you listening to right now?


I'm 99% over the day of teabag....

My new low-flow water-conserving toilet won't stop running.

Dupe delete

I know! I know! Enough already.

Help! Trapped in a horrible dilemma

Anybody going to Earth Day celebrations this Saturday?

Who waited until today?

I guess I traumatized my dog today :(

These two kids look like they're having a hell of a lot of fun.

HOLY SHIT!! Why has NO ONE tipped to the danger posed by the population of Consumption Dwarfs?!?

Grammar experts, I need a little help, please.

It is official. Chuggo has infiltrated for Chuggo Week.

If you Rec a Lounge thread, does that monkey up the Greatest Page too?

OMG moment of the day for anyone in their 30s....

I had fun teabagging today. Going to those tax protests was kind of fun, too

Oh Ellen, Ellen, Ellen, I trusted you.

I need a price check on Tea Bags in aisle GD please!

YOUR favorite term for FOX

Funniest Freecycle post I've seen in a long time...

There's a great Colbert clip over at Crooks and Liars is scary right now

Balance xfer?

Favorite long tunes...

everyone was dancin'

There is no such thing as a bad World Series winner from 1966.

Chuggo to perform at the Buffalo Tea Party

Poll: Was Dr. Manhattan’s ****s Distracting?

Took my son to see Monsters vs Aliens 3D today...

After Easter sales!

I have a six minute "sneak preview" of my documentary online

Listening to Bowie sing "Sister Midnight"

Listening to Bowie sing "Sister Midnight"

Did you see what LeftyMom did?

Thank you all for your support!

Anyone know a good source for mushroom identification?

Domino's Pizza: Workers Who Videotaped Themselves Passing Gas on Food Face Arrest

How long can GDP survive without the Recommend button?

because I felt like it, that's why..........

Ok, who's the other DUer in Greenfield MA?

How many of you have been entranced by these word today

Now would be a good time to start your Thursday evening

No wonder that Brit can (allegedly) sing. She sold her soul to the Devil


Frijoles Borrachos! it's what's for dinner!

What would you rather see on live TV on Memorial Day:

What would you rather see on live TV on Memorial Day:

I have learned well the simple lesson of "Locked up Abroad"

NY Boy Dies Using Homemade Parachute

The DU lounge...10 years from now.

Silbermond, and something extra!

howdy ya'll---- had to "go away" for a while-- hope to be here a while

Ants are "bugging" the crap out of me

Is It A Good Idea To Microwave A Projector Lamp?

Ok, the word of the day on Noggin (kid's network) is...

I saw two DU doppelgangers today...

Good morning Lounge

I Didn't Get Teabagged Today...

SNAKES!!!! On a motherfuckin' plane!!!!!!

FYI, happy hour has been good to me

Why the "doom and gloomers" will NOT shut up and will NOT back down.

Post a pic of you looking like H. Senator Al Fraken.. and a poll - do I look like H. Al Franken

I can't believe my Bella is 7 months old today!!

I can't believe my Bella is 7 months old today!!

GD.. 10 years from now. What will they be arguing about?

I am 62 posts away from 4000 ,ask me anything !

Kansas (the band, not the state)

Kansas (the band, not the state)

There is no such thing as a bad World Series winner from 1971 or 1979.

I have a friend who looks a bit like Susan Boyle...

Dave has one for the road

I didn't need coffee to wake me up this morning.....

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 4/16/2009)

Susan Boyle or Chuggo?


Worst music video ever?

Which surprise MLB team start is real?

God Bless Amercia & FOX News for keeping us infromed!

Enabling Acts for an Era of Greed

Most embarrassing story of having to explain tea bagging to someone:

My uncle shot himself and died

Happy Birthday Charlie!

Job update:

OK - so how easy would it be to establish a series of train-sized vaccuum tubes?

Mass DU'ers! I'm gonna be in Boston around May 22. Can we plan a meet up?

It is time for another round of, Who doesn't have me on ignore?

I need an assistant.

I fixed my GPS unit!

Am I the only one who never heard of "teabagging" a week ago?

Some good f'n news for a change! Yay!

What's your favorite Elvis Costello song?

Do you use a cell phone?

Any Orlando Bloom fans? He's filming a movie in my little corner of NC.

Can we have an appreciation thread for Bunny??? YES! Yes, we can!

Happy Birthday to RainDog and Lady Freedom!

There is no such thing as a bad record from 1966.

Taking care of your parents

Tea parties may be another Schiavo moment for Repubs

Three Possible Financial Narratives for the Obama Administration

OMG did you just see some of the signs Rachel M. just showed..

I know this is bad but Hannity is now broadcasting live from the ATL

PHOTO Anti-Bo DUers Spotted Mingling With Teabaggers

Did you see Olbermann play Limbaugh's racist quote about Obama & the pirate situation?:

Robert Scheer: Judgement Day

A simple question on the Tea party event: who paid for the 6 hour telecast live satellite feed?

Lying ass Hannity said there are almost 20,000 people at the ATL tea party

September 2005 - Hundreds of Thousands Protest Iraq War! Fox News Highlights Tiny Counter Protest!

Go ahead, it's really safe to call Fox Noise the propaganda network

weird facts about Goldman Sachs: article:

Freepers estimate today's attendances: Comedy gold. Weather a BIG factor.

Now that the nationwide teabagging party is over...

Want to form a response nation wide to the tea baggers?

So do all we sentient (normal) Americans get to keep the teabaggers' tax cuts???

Imagine if CBS News had sponsored, funded and pimped anti-Bush rallies in 2003?

October 7, 1996 - Fox News Channel Launched - October 7th A Day To Mourn The Death of Journalism?

Guys, this teabagging business isn't about Republicanism - it's about Libertarianism

Just when ya think teabaggers can't POSSIBLY be dumber...

My last word on the Tea Bag stuff...

Oooohhhh RIGHTWINGNUTS!!! You have become a DEFINITION in your own time!!!

Not one person from the Obama Admin should appear on Fox News

I'm sick of the teabaggers

Dear President Obama; Please rescind your tax CUTS for all the

The Nation: Tories among the Teabaggers

Huh? On Fox News Anti-Obama Day - Gallup - Obama Approval 63%(+1) Disapprove 28% (-1)

Fuck ~70% of Texas

Delete (fixing codes)

"doesn't preclude telling financial vampires & high falutin' snakeoil salesmen to get the hell away"

Mother Jones: Our Regressive Tax System:

What a real rightwing conservative says about teabagging:

What does this pic mean?

Why aren't they protesting spending or bailouts instead?

GOP needs to be held accountable by the media for Perry's borderline treasonous rhetoric

The freaking idiot repubs got off their ass and protested the almighty dollar yesterday

OK, I admit it...I am sad teabagging day is over...

Joe the fucking Plumber is at the ATL tea party

Are the flea bags done yet?

We may disagree about various Obama policies,

I do believe Governor Good Hair is sticking his toes in the 2012 waters

Teabagger Gone Wild, Exposes His Deep Affection for Barney Frank

No representation without taxation

A Reminder

** LIVE ** Anyone interested in High Speed Rail? President about to speak

has anyone pointed out to Rick Perry the legacy he's making for himself?

Homeland Security Chief Defends Report On Right Wing Extremism Risk (AP)

The 15 minutes of Fame for the Teabaggers is now officially Over.....

Caption on KO was "Teabaggers Go Nuts" it should had been

Gov. of Texas Belongs In Jail For Perjury

We haven't seen the last of the Tea Baggers, not by a long shot...

Is anyone else attending the Ken Salazar-Barbara Boxer event in SF, right now?

Dem Homeland Security chair "dumbfounded" by DHS report he once called for

Obama Administration Reportedly Considering Withholding Vital Information In Torture Memos

Should we be worried that Ken Starr is pushing for OLC nom Dawn Johnsen's confirmation?

NYT: An Impressive First Nominee (On Obama's first judicial selection - Judge David Hamilton)

Pics of Various "Morans" at Atlanta Teabagger Rally

The White House robot picked up litter on tax day

Nate Silver has the numbers for the Tea Parties:

Astroturf protests: "turn the 'hand-painted' sign in at the end"

Obama to Release Secret Interrogation Memos (updated)

My hour with the nutty tea-baggers in Kansas!

UN nuclear inspectors leave North Korea... This is troubling...

PHOTO Story time for the Secret Service

Problem with Greatest Page PLEASE READ

Live mic catches Fox host inflating crowd estimate by 300%

ROFL!!! WWN - Sarah Palien...

Senate panel to investigate wiretapping violations

The Presidency and the DOW

FauxNews Still Spinning: "Cable Anchors, Guests Use Tea Parties as Platform for Frat House Humor"

Recommend problem fixed

The DHS report was correct - a quick look is all thats needed to confirm it

Guessing which member of Congress was targeted by the NSA

BREAKING NEWS: ++++++++++The Obama administration FIXED the banking system!!! ++++++++++++

Gillibrand supports same-sex marriage proposal in New York

President Obama's Tax Cut for the Middle Class - The Official Math

Well NOW you know we're in trouble: The Tea Party Goers Took Their Message to Second Life!

Obama publishes 'torture' memos

I am now offically "Mad as Hell"

Do They Really Think They Can Win Nationally With That "Coalition"?

PHOTOS Tea-bagging Conspiracy Theory: The Australians are behind it.

Obama Hints At Torture Investigation: ‘We Are Moving A Process Forward’

Rightwingnut sign; "The Founding Fathers were rightwing extremists". Yeah, I'm series.

PHOTOS Joe looked a bit downbeat today. (April 16)

So, What's Next After The Teabagging?

President supports Pittsburgh-Harrisburg-Philly rail line!

Tom Delay on Tweety Advocating Secession

Live on C-Span, MSNBC, etc... Obama in Mexico

Holder on release of torture memos

Bush Administration Approved The Use Of Insects During Al Qaeda Interrogation

Jindal to Cheney: Lay off Obama - Bobby's toast now in Freeperville

Democrats open fire on Perry over secession - comments "anti-American", should be condemned

Democrats open fire on Perry over secession - comments "anti-American", should be condemned

The ED SHOW: Ed and Robert Reich are on fire tonight - anyone watching??

Republicans -

Former CIA director decries memo release

How to turn a media outlet into a propaganda empire in 3 easy steps.

Obama on releasing/redacting memos: We have been through a dark and painful chapter in our history

President Obama: On the Release of the Torture Memos

"Gov. Rick Perry: Texas Could Secede, Leave Union"...

Kerry: White House Commitment to High Speed Rail A Step Towards World Class Rail System

an official apology to DU

Imagine it were a year ago and instead of all white, the teabaggers were all black and Hispanic

I love the MSNBC Aerial shots of the Teabagger Rallies.....

Flashback: U.N. special rapporteur on torture calls on U.S. to prosecute Bush and Rumsfeld.

PHOTOS HuffPo's Pick of the Teabaggers' Banners

My Day with the Tea Baggers (Image and sarcasm heavy)

My Day with the Tea Baggers (Image and sarcasm heavy)

Tea-partier compares self to MLK Jr.

Remember in the campaign when Hillary proposed a 90 freeze on foreclosures?

Wingnut blog whines about linking "patriotic Americans" to "immoral, immature and perverted sex act"

Capitol Police Taking All That Tea Home To Enjoy

Obama cut taxes for middle class, why isnt the DNC getting THAT message out via wash, rinse, repeat?

Obama Publishes Op-Ed in Advance of Summit of the Americas

Pat Buchanan on Tweety's Show--- Same-sex Marriage

Given that Pres Obama flew to Mexico he is flying over Perry's house

I'm embarrassed for our country today.

Glenn Greenwald: Obama deserves "real credit" for releasing torture memos

O-BAM-AAH!™ Energy Stix YES YOU CAN!!!

PHOTOS The President in Mexico (April 16)

Tea Parties Fail to Draw Anywhere Near Predicted Attendance

My favorite photo from the teabagging event

My favorite photo from the teabagging event

Wall Street Sharks Circle the Auto Workers

Make Me Do It

The Top 10 Enemies of Single-Payer Health Care for All

Teabaggers In Houston, TX: Fun With Misspelled Signs

Portland Teabagging: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly -pics & comment (revised)

Did Obama DO the right thing on document release and no Prosecution of those guided by them?

**UPDATE RELATED to Single Payer Health REFORM

Texas Secession... what if?

It's possible that the torture memos prevent prosecution of CIA officials

Reaction to Release of Bush Era OLC Interrogation Memos

Awww.... 68 year-old teabagging woman falls into Susquehanna River while dumping tea leaves.

Now Booby Jindal Wants To Play Nice: 'Give the new administration a chance'

Hey, Who Knew?

Senator Leahy on the release of the torture memos

BREAKING NEWS...Obama Administration: No Charges for CIA Interrogation Techniques

I fully support the president

Why the reflexive embrace of the "Nuremberg defense"?

Bush's Forgotten FUBAR

Mountie can't recall discussions in meeting, Taser inquiry hears

Domestic Partnership Expansion Bill passes; Governor expected to sign

Poll says Minnesotans want Franken seated

Army officials say war concussions overdiagnosed

Three killed in asylum boat blast off Australia

Baby pythons escape during flight in Australia

Bloody start to Indian elections as Maoist rebels kill 17

Thousands rally with 'tea parties' on tax day

Study: More whites, fewer blacks going to prison for drugs

NSA Wiretapping: Justice Department Reining It In

Ousted Thai PM urges protesters to reconcile

Vietnam suspends newspaper over China reporting

U.S. Jobless Claims Fall; Benefit Rolls at Record (Update2)

Spanish AG: No torture probe of US officials

Pet trade puts orangutans at risk

Republicans criticize report on right-wing groups

Dozen die in Mexico clash ahead of Obama trip-media

America's Perilous Anti-Immigrant Protectionism

Murphy gains as judge narrows challenges (NY CD-20)

Spain rules out torture probe of US Officials

Overwhelmed Illinois Court Postpones Foreclosures Until September

Blind Amputee Has to Fight AIG for New Plastic Leg, Wheelchair

NY state governor introduces gay marriage bill

Iran Sanctions Would Be Frozen By U.S. for Talks, Envoys Say

No Charges Against CIA Officials for Waterboarding

No Charges Against CIA Officials for Waterboarding

Russians quarantined after Chinese woman dies on train

Judith F. Krug dies at 69; advocate for librarians battled censorship

Obama unveils high-speed passenger rail plan

Soldier given life for Iraq murders

Alaska's Palin facing Polarizing Problems

Coleman: ‘We will never know who won’

Head of Senate Panel Calls for Hearing on Wiretaps

Paterson: Same-sex marriage is civil right

Portions of CIA Memos Expected to Be Released

Farmers To Acquire AIG's Personal Auto Group for $1.9 Billion

Homeland security chief apologizes to veterans groups

As world growls, China sends tigers to North Korea

1.5 Billion Dollar Yankee Stadium formally Opens

Taxpayers to pay legal tab for anti-abortion protesters ($125,000)

Foreclosure Filings Climbed in March

Democracy Now / /Thomad Tamm

Rights group alarmed over Islamic law in Swat

Suicide Attack Kills at Least 16 in Iraq

Indonesia court says Time magazine wins Suharto case

Cisco against Buy America provisions of the $7.2B broadband stimulus fund

Cocaine Highways: Post-NAFTA, Most Drugs Cross U.S. Borders in Trucks

General Growth Files Biggest U.S. Property Bankruptcy (Update1)

Captured Somali pirate to face trial in NY

New NATO chief is Islam's "major enemy" - Taliban

Lawmakers reject Ross as attorney general (Alaska)

Holder: Law Not Always Followed in Terror Fight

Child abuse spikes as U.S. economy flounders

Geithner Refrains From Labeling China a Manipulator

N.S.A.’s Intercepts Exceed Limits Set by Congress (N.S.A. tried to wiretap a member of Congress)

Obama to push for Latin American arms treaty

Talk of delaying WTC towers for decades

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday April 16

Report: Iraq Air Raids Hit Mostly Women and Children

Women protesters against 'marital rape' law spat on and stoned in Kabul

IMF warns recession will be 'unusually long-lasting'

Best Buy Cuts Wages, Jobs In Its Stores

Sudan to allow some relief aid in Darfur

'Slumdog' filmmakers give Mumbai charity $747,000


GM preparing to make official bond exchange offer

Earth's temperature 8th-warmest on record so far in 2009

White House: No Religious Cover-up at Georgetown

NBC football broadcaster John Madden retires

Spanish AG says no torture probe of US officials

CIA employees won't be tried for waterboarding

Time Warner Scraps Bandwidth Cap Testing

Russia ends 10 year war in Chechnya

Obama unveils high-speed rail plan

Bolivia says kills 3 foreigners in asassination plot

Afghan law does not allow rape, cleric backer says (but allows starvation)

Unlikely diva grabs A-list attention/Fans of unlikely singing sensation demand album

Bachmann falsely claims ‘flying imams’ were in Minneapolis for Ellison party

Desperate Vets turn to Suicide

Democrats: Texas gov should disavow secession talk

Hardball: Torture Prosecution of Bush Officials

Joe the Horny Teabagging Plumber tells MI crowd that saying 'In God We Trust' will get you shot

Life of Brian - What have the Romans done?

Right-Wing Nut Job Michelle Malkin at Fox News Tea Party

Day in 100 Seconds - Is Our Nation In Hot Water? Then Time for Tea

Armitage: 'Maybe I should have quit' 15 Apr 09

Tea Party comments by Red State Update

Take up the IDAHO Challenge - Help fight homophobia and transphobia

The Other Bhutto

Tea Partay

Anderson Cooper: 'It's hard to talk when you're teabagging'

Robert Zimmerman: Bush Should Never Have Commisioned DHS Reports, Obama Wrong For Releasing Them

Keith Olberman : ** FOX...Half Cocked* lol...

Welcome to Mississauga: Hurricane Hazel!

Napolitano Comes on Morning Joe... with Conditions

Steele: We Have Overcome "MSNBC's Of The World" With Teabagging

KO Tea Party Recap

Xavier and Michael

Temecula, Ca Tea Party 4/15/09 part one (anti obama rant)

Rachel Maddow w/ Wayne Slater on Rick Perry, teabaggers in TX

PBS: Solar Energy And The Economy

Faux vs MSNBC "Teabagging" Remix

Texas Governor Suggests Texas Could Secede

Old and weak tea

Brent Bozell whines & mewls about 'oral sex jokes' wrt to teabagging. Too funny.

Islands at Risk - Genetic crop engineering in Hawaii

Rachel Maddow Celebrates Teabagging Day (Part 1 of 2)

Countdown: Still Bushed April 15, 2009

Fox Reporter Contradicts Rest Of Network: DHS Report Was 'Requested By The Bush Administration'

Anti torture teaser trailer (warning - scary)

Keith Olbermann Vs Texas Governor's "Secede" Comments

Senator Dorgan National Conference for Media Reform address + Launch of Dorgan YouTube Channel

The link between anti-depressants and school shootings, suicide, addiction.

CNN, MSNBC, FOX Teabagging/AstroTurf REMIX

Sam Seder/"Katherine Harris" on teabagging

CNN: Ron Paul On Legalizing Marijuana -Drug War Is A Horrible Failure

Justice Dept. Whistleblower Defends Decision. Democracy Now 4/16/09 2 of 3

Thom asks Donald Trump why he doesn't want to pay NY taxes

Is Obama endorsing investigations into Bush's torture program?

“Obama Deception” Thom confronts Alex Jones about his latest documentary and his stints on Fox News

Jack Cafferty: What to do about right-wing extremism?

Tea Party Paranoia in Cleveland (from the same guy who brought us the Palin rally vids)

Gov. Perry: TX Can Secede

Sam Seder Beaten Up By Teabaggers.

TYT: Is Obama Covering For Bush? If So, Why?

Pelosi -we call call it astroturf, it’s not really a grassroots movement. (00:56)

TYT: Hannity's Own Expert Pwns Him on Anti-Obama Bias

Janine Turner Dubs USA "United Socialist States Of America"

Firesign Theater joins Thom to talk about the “Box of Danger

Brave Women of Afghanistan Take to the Street in Protest Against Rape Law

NY Gov. Introduces Bill to Allow Gay Marriage

Schuster: If You're Planning Tea Bagging Across The Country, 'You're Going To Need A Dick Armey'

Pensacola Tea Party 4-15-09

Teabagging In Houston, TX -- April 15, 2009

Young Turks: Right-Wing Tea Parties are Just Misdirected Outlets of Anger

Frumpy 47 year old singer stuns Simon Cowell into silence

TYT: Right Wing (FAKE) Outrage On 'War Against Veterans'

UN: Naval escorts are getting food aid to Somalia (piracy may prevent food aid)

Reading the tea leaves

Another Blow to Right-Wingers: Tea Bags for Tax Day Held Not Tax-Deductible

Taxing Matters

Teabaggery in Philly

GOP Concludes It Can't Win Close Races Without Court Intervention And Gaming Vote-Counting Process

Breaking: Norm Coleman Demands Re-Count of TEABAGS

$12 million later and still no senator from Minnesota (Star Trib)

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

U.S. Mercenaries to UN: Stop Using the Word 'Mercenary' in Your Investigation into Mercenaries

Germany Has Sights on Several Alleged Nazi War Criminals

Geithner and Summers Want More Debt Bubbles

America's Perilous Anti-Immigrant Protectionism

Consumption Dwarfs Population as Main Environmental Threat

"Water Boarding Is Torture"

1,500 farmers commit mass suicide in India

David Horowitz’s Latest Attack on Higher Ed ‘Inaccurate, Distorted’

Dean Baker: The need to tax the wealthy

Dispatches From the Front

HINT TO TEA-BAGGERS actually, quite a few people will be paying less taxes, not thanks to Obama

Gene Lyons on Bad news for the news

Listening in on Congress

"No Promises to Bush Lawyers Who Signed Off on Interrogation Tactics" (ProPublica News)

Clueless Army Researchers Urge Giving Brain Damaged Troops the Shaft

The Crisis That Could Bring Down Obama

Right-Wingers Are Desperately Trying to Destroy Obama, and the Cowardly Corporate Media Are Helping

Is seceding anti-American?

The Nanny State Gone Haywire, in the Reddest of Red States

Seat Senator Franken, Minnesotans Say

"Prelude to Disaster": James K Galbraith

Obama's Search For A Moral Compass by Melvin A. Goodman

Tanya Gold: It wasn't singer Susan Boyle who was ugly on Britain's Got Talent ...

Yes, in fact, the teabagging events were the GOP's "Anti-Obama rebellion"

Biomass should be used efficiently to reduce emissions

African lark soon to be extinct

Crude stockpiles reach largest surplus in 19 years

US GNEP programme dead, DOE confirms ("Global Nuclear Energy Partnership ")

Birds face longer haul flights thanks to climate change

Peak oil notes - Apr 16

Overfishing ‘annihilating’ Uganda's Nile Perch

I'm watching Barbara Boxer and Ken Salazar, right now (9:30 am in SF).

Murray River Water Levels At All-Time Record Lows Jan - Mar 2009 - Little Help From Queensland Rains

PNAS Study - Longer, Hotter Summers Hammering Keystone Med Coral Species

Wow! Pete DuPont Cites CEI's Myron Ebell In WSJ Editorial Against Climate Legislation!

Prodded by petition, EPA reconsiders ocean pH limits

USTR Ron Kirk - Obama Administration Wants Climate Laws To Be WTO-Compliant - Reuters

Argentinian Study Reveals Amphibian Embryo Deformations Linked To Glyphosate Use - IPS

NASA ponders 'carbon copy' of crashed mission

Life thrives beneath Antarctic glacier—Unique chemistry enables microbes to survive harsh conditions

EPA To Begin Testing Pesticides (Including Glyphosphate) for Endocrine Disruption

West Africa faces 'megadroughts'

Reuters - Climate Destabilization May Cut Southern Africa Grain Output By 50%

Lawmaker wants to help firms develop gas-from-waste plants

Catching up with ... Julia Butterfly Hill

The Ecologist - The End Of Consumerism - Politicians "Like Drunk Drivers In Fog"

1,500 farmers commit mass suicide in India (crop failure, debt)

EPA Publishes Annual U.S. Greenhouse Gas Inventory Report (emissions +1.4% in 2007 compared to 2006)

Debating the Climate Benefits of ‘Biochar’

Polywell fusion gets $2M from recovery act

NC State Study Shows How To Deflect Asteroids and Save The Earth (attach a long tether and ballast)

LA ALBORADA: "The Golden Years of the OAS" (or not so golden)

FIDEL: "Soldiers with Correct Opinions" (ENG & SPA)

Fidel Tells How He Helped Get Chavez Released in April 2002 Coup

Venezuela opposes Americas Summit declaration

No big deal but one of my notes was put up by CSM

Telesur Covering ALBA meeting - Raul is there

PROGRESO WEEKLY: "Respect for National Sovereignty" - Aruca dissects CANF Policy Paper on Cuba

White House - A Cuba Envoy? If so, envoy will have responsibilities broader than Cuba

ALBERTO JONES: "Another Brother Gone Astray" - Kendrick Meeks

Ira Kurzban: Press Release "Major Victory for Cuba Charter and Travel Companies"

Weisbrot: Obama Team Could Use Some "Audacity of Hope" for Latin America Summit

Venezuela to press US on extradition (of Posada)

Interesting details from Brazil regarding Obama summit meetings

Plot to assassinate Evo, others disrupted:

No more onion bags?

Just realized it's Jackie Robinson Day!

Great editorial on the Hillsborough tragedy (20 years later)

How about those Marlins??

McLaren's Dennis quits Formula 1

John Madden retires

Har har har!

What Should the NBA Do About the One and Done Rule?

If Texas Secedes, Then The Dallas Cowboys Are No Longer America's Team

Alex Ovechkin choking like the looser he is.

Same man attends both Yankee stadium openers: 1923 and 2009

Teamsters Union Applauds Rep. Patrick Murphy's Support of Workers at U.S. Foodservice

Janitors make noise downtown in contract fight (Cleveland)

Rally boosts Employee Free Choice, family values, healthy communities

CSEA: New York Governor Paterson Tactics Tantamount To Union Busting

John Sweeney: “The AFL-CIO is America’s Labor Federation"

Today in labor history April 16 60,000 strikers win union recognition and the right to strike

Wall Street Sharks Circle the Auto Workers

Labor Board (NLRB) Rejects Appeal by Northern Berkshire Healthcare

OSHA cites Orange Lanxess plant for Ike cleanup violations (while working with hazardous chemicals)

Man Killed On the Job After Power Saw Kicks Back and Cuts His Throat

Transport Workers Union protests American Airlines execs' bonuses (union tea protest?)

NYT: Pipe Made in India Incenses Illinois Town

OSHA Drive-by Results in $60,000 Fine for Construction Firm

Staley Captures Corporate War on Unions (book says it started with R Reagan)

Tea Party Video: Progressive Democrat John Russell Addresses New Port Richey Fl Conservative Rally!

One Iowa video of Equality - Marriage Equality in Iowa

WA State gets Domestic Partnerships with all the rights of marriage but the name

Just What I've Long Suspected--What a Lot of COWARDS!

A must read thread on Pam's House Blend

NJ Congressman wants your ideas on healthcare


Blue 470-nm Light Kills Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Vitro

Nancy-Ann DeParle was a mistake...a big mistake

De facto government police arrest Fatah Youth planning Prisoners Day events

Israel to withdraw from Lebanon's Ghajar by late April

Israel faces nationwide blackout over Electric Corp. sanctions

They really don't like each other

Norwegian doctor's presentation on Gaza attack leaves Chicago audience 'shell shocked'

'Hezbollah planned huge terror attacks in Tel Aviv'

BBC panel finds broadcaster breached guidelines on Israel

PA wants new name for Gaza, W. Bank

Mitchell: Push for two-states begins now

Emanuel Says Obama Insists On Implementing Two State Solution, No Ifs, Ands, or Buts

Anyone here recall the AWB debate at the Kerry forum in 2004?

Dr. Housing Bubble 04/15/09

Older Borrowers, Out in the Cold

Capital One Reveals Big Increase in Credit Card Chargeoffs

Fear and Greed Have Sales of Guns and Ammo Shooting Up

Is Geithner's Hedge-Fund Bailout Illegal? (Mother Jones)

Lending By Bailout Recipients Falls Again

Anyone see the increased searches southbound at the border?

The Community First Fund has spent 17 years proving that lending to poor people is good business.

TARP Cash Isn't Moving Forward (despite the bailout promises, banks are still lending less)

Good thing Mexican drug cartels aren't buying guns from U.S. dealers. - Oh, wait.

Example of proper gun control

Intro - Bailout Acronyms :Elizabeth Warren on Jon Stewart

Photo Tour of Submarine PROVIDENCE

A stunning photo tour of a decommissioned Soviet Tyhpoon class missile sub

Obama:Assault Weapon Ban made sense

Where am I?

A photo of women I did not use in the contest

Not that it really an update - Monday DID shift things...

Ready for another B'Day Party, come on in Wish lostnotforgotten a Happy B'Day

Absolute, incontrovertible, evidence, data and proof of "Woo"

Synchronicity or psycho-kinetics?

The Proof

Juan Enriquez: Tech evolution will eclipse the financial crisis

Archaeologists Discover Temple That Sheds Light On So-called Dark Age

The empty name of God

[Video] Sam Harris debates with Rabbi David Wolpe

When Words Can Kill: 'That's So Gay'

Flaming Bacon "Lance of Death"

the Pyrex POW factor hit again today

Dammit! You're not getting that meatball!!!!!

HW -- the mango cream pie is delicious

Simon Johnson: Fighting America's 'Financial Oligarchy

Horizontal Ejecta from Ryan Mackey's Paper - Part Two

about this time every couple of years...

Can we put GD on Ignore?

maybe we should do something as a group to tell Perry to STFU

I love the #1 Ladies Detective Agency on HBO!

Harper Index: National Reserach Council cuts contradict stimulus talk

Canwest: PMO hires former White House spokesmen to plug Canada

CBC: Conservatives losing ground to Liberals: EKOS poll

Do you like the television program called 'American Idol'?