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Archives: April 7, 2009

Hokay. The N. Koreans did/did not launch a missle.

Michele Bachmann, Az Crazy Az She Wanna Be

Keith just added "North Carolina" to the axis of evil.

More Americans Volunteering, But Services For Poor Being Cut

Chris Brown Enters Not Guilty Plea. Apparently, Rihanna punched the ever-loving shit out of herself.


If NRA Fundraisers are allowed in GD, here's The Brady Campaign's donation page...

Is anyone else crying? Transfer of dead soldier at Dover.

Sometimes you wonder just what the far right really does believe (re: torture) & then you find it...

How to avoid Union organizing drives for free

Don't discount bat shit crazy Gaffney, Perle, Cheney, et al

At the risk of arousing your ire, a couple of points about "credit card interest rates".

At the risk of arousing your ire, a couple of points about "credit card interest rates".

On Hardball with David, there was a guy named Gottlieb extolling the talking

Taleban-Style Law For Women in Afghanistan is Dropped After Outcry

Dental Threads on DU - A Special Comment:

MarketWatch: 'Axis of upheaval' poses unseen threat

Like sand through the hour glass

Hulu is now running commercials.

Ok, how long before Levi "I like to shoot shit" Johnston gets a reality show?

self delete n/t

Toxic debts could reach $4 trillion, IMF to warn

Ruth Madoff Going To Jail?

My 11 year old Niece has a Crush on an 11 year old Republican and has

Gates is turning out to be a good vhoice for Sec Def

What's going on with MSNBC's web site today?

DUers is Obama going to win his bracket?

White Supremacists Plan 'Family Friendly' Events In Honor Of Hitler's Birthday

Anyone know the correct email address for KO?

I really hate the RW's "few bad apples" phrase...

I really hate the RW's "few bad apples" phrase...

This economy's a real killer: Could Clark County's (Las Vegas) public hospital be forced to close?

Two takes on greed:

Obama's $50K donation to the Italian earthquake response

Reposting bicentennial_baby's note

The War Against Tyrannical CEO’s (Randall Stephenson R-Asshole)

Gay man joins Obama’s faith-based council, becomes council’s second gay member

New level of bizarreness, just got this as a google ad at the bottom of a DU discussion.

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

If YOUR "Democratic" Senator won't back EFCA, is that a deal-breaker for you next primary?

Is it just me or is DU limiting the number of posts a poster may make per some time period?

Report Outlines Medical Workers’ Role in Torture

Binghamton shooter sent letter to media day of massacre: "And you have a nice day."

So, there I am, in yet another job training all day...

Plot to assassinate Obama foiled in Turkey

Self - delete / wrong forum

Abortion for the right == guns for the left.

Usually you have to be at the convenience store around the time they stop selling liquor on Friday

Italy muzzled scientist who foresaw quake

Amy Goodman is on a speaking tour in April

Kissinger and Brzezinski evaluate Obama's trip on Charlie Rose tonight

New York: Magna auto parts workers reject cutbacks in face of shutdown threat

Budget-strapped Chicago public schools to implement staggered class schedules

Someone stole a Cessna and flew it across the border to the US - from Canada. Pilot

Okay, Michelle Bachman, You Got Us. We Really Do Have Re-Education Camps

A Discussion in Turkey

Little girl found in luggage in agricultural ditch

Soros: Rescuing U.S. banks could turn them into "zombies" that draw the lifeblood of the economy

I Stand Behind The President

Fundie Ammo?

June 5, 1968 at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles...


Prez O, Live, says he wants to be able to end segment

Prez O, Live, says he wants to be able to end segment

Prez O in Turkey, LIVE, 5:20 a.m. edt TODAY

Prez O said, about Israel/Palestine, 2-state solution.

Woooo .... Electro Magnetic Pulse Weapons .... ooooOOOOoooo

Cuomo Sues Merkin for Shifting $2.4 Billion to Madoff

Mortgage scams targeting distressed homeowners on the rise

Ban lifted, media witness solemn return of fallen service member

The capitalist (financial) crisis and the return of history

Check in here if you're still Fired up, Ready to go!

Town Hall in MS last night

Fast-Rising Protest Group Challenges the Outrageous Power of the Bankers

about Tucker Carlson on Morningho...

The IMF Rules the World Will the Debtors Fight Back?

Frank Gaffney: Obama sending "coded" messages to Al-Qaeda

But, Really... One look at history and all you see is people killing each other off

Did you know this? Black French Troops that fought back Nazis denied place in history!

American Exceptionalism

My observation of RW talk radio and television...

Lou Dobbs Tonight spewing lies about California taxes going up for the "average" taxpayer

BREAKING NEWS: Huffington Post's hard-hitting, Pulitzer-worthy coverage of Mika Brzezinski's feet

Newt brings the stupid

Tom Toles strikes a familiar chord:

The Defense Budget

Is the Michigan State men's basketball team a high school team?

What's this Scarborough and Andrew Ross Sorkin are trying to foment outrage about this morning?

You know what would be really cool.

D.C. eyes gay marriage recognition

God Is Not a Fan of the Banking Industry

How many here could depend on a close family member or friend in times of need?

Deepest sympathy Keith

Exhibit T

Dismissal will erase Stevens verdict but not facts

Aw, #&**$%, MSNBC just reported that the found Sandra Cantu's body

Obama just landed in IRAQ

Pittsburgh Police killer was a regular poster on StormFront (post-gazette)

The President just aririved in Baghdad!

The President just aririved in Baghdad!

What kind of liaison is Kal Penn going to be for the public?

Worst headline of the day (So far): "WATCH: Ruth Madoff's 'Conjugal Visit'"

Eugene Robinson: Why Not a World Without Nukes?

Default Rate Surges to Highest Since Depression, Moody’s Says

Why Is Frank Gaffney On The TV?

Woman loses $12k in lottery scam

National Journal reported that McCain "buck[ed] his party on immigration," but ignored his reversal

Canada's economy is 'going to get whacked just as hard'

Is it just me, or is "Mourning Joe" so much better when he's not there, talking over his guests?

George Soros is Making Money on US misery - Expects Prolonged Slowdown

Jonathan Tasini: Labor Must Field A Primary Opponent To Blanche Lincoln

I know the Palin/Levi Johnson thing has been too much..but she let them share a room??

Who Needs to Go?

Pittsburgh Cop Killer was a fan of Glenn Beck's

Forseeing the Fall

Tristero: A Strange Country

I wonder why toby keith is so ashamed of himself.....

MetLife says Half Of Workers Are Just Two Paychecks away from calamity

Hiroshima mayor praises Obama's 'anti-nuke weapon' comments

Threats to your health and safety (SPOILER - Its aint Terrorists)

Tom Tomorrow: Striking A Blow Against Tyranny-With Teabags!

This is exactly what I was talking about. I asked why the mother

William K. Black on Geithner: "The Guy Has a Track Record of Failure Evereywhere He's Gone"

A 'tsunami' of Boomer teacher retirements is on the horizon

RBS Will Eliminate as Many as 9,000 Jobs Worldwide to Save $3.66 Billion

GOP is now POG

My Damn Channel to Premiere ‘Pilot Season’ Starring Sam Seder, Sarah Silverman

OppenheimerFunds Probed by Five States Over College Savings-Account Losses

So was Levi ImPalin the girl while Sarah plain and tall knew....

The Washington Post, self-PWNed

FYI: Thom Hartmann Show: First Hour: Hitchens. Third hour: Hedges. It's a Chris sandwich.

A Few Words Against Keeping Your Powder Dry

UNC saves nation's productivity

Vermont just legalized gay marriage!

"Queer Eye for the Hawkeye"-Daily Show VIDEO (2:05)

". . .fierce debate over whether stone-throwing has the sanction of Islam or not. "

This is not a big thing but I wonder whatever happened.

Franken Magic Number is 82,

To Kill A Nation- The War on Yugoslavia, 10 Years Later

The Financial Crisis Made Simple

Doctors Without Morals

Shuttin' Detroit Down

Iraqi babies for sale:

Tex. State Sen. Dan Patrick's KSEV hosts think pointing guns at "Hippies & Communists" is ........

I'm keeping track of the FFranken-Coleman-Other count

Franken-Coleman Contest

Franken picks up votes in the ballot count in court

Why me voted Republic;

Norm Coleman will file suit claiming....

The Rude Pundit: New Polls Reveal That Republicans Are Worthless Bags of Douche

"The problem that Norm Coleman has...

If These Folks Love Hitler, How Can They Say Obama is Hitler?

remember the Flexible Flyer sled?


To those of you who gave me advice about Chase, yesterday,

Salon: Palin smackdown of Levi prior to Tyra interview air date turned it into must-see television

Supreme Court casts doubts on confessions

"As long as I'm in the White House, you are going to get the support that you need."

What's the offical story regarding the no show of NORAD on 911

President Obama told the troops in Iraq today. "Transition to the Iraqis" has come.

4 States recognize gay marriage. What would repealing DOMA mean?

POLITICS-US: New Budget, Not Quite a Fundamental Shift

Well they found her: Body of missing California girl Sandra Cantu found in suitcase

What is "Mortgage Relief"

over consumption /military

Franken picks up votes in the ballot count in court

Walgreens to offer free health care at Take Care clinics to unemployed, uninsured

Walgreens to offer free health care at Take Care clinics to unemployed, uninsured

4 States recognize marriage equality. What would repealing DOMA mean?

Ed Schultz bumped into Norm Coleman in NYC. He told Ed that he Will Take This To the Supreme Court.

DUI Ex-Cop Paroled Early in Child Death

Cyber-skirmish at the top of the world

Science IS imagination

My "Big Three" to better our way of life

You know, what pissed me off about the Bush/Cheney admin even more than their policies

Chris Hedges: Resist or Become Serfs

Pilot of Stolen Cessna Wanted U.S. Fighter Jets to Shoot Him Down

Mexico Arrests American Accused of Raping 19 Women

Breaking: Members of Congressional Black Caucus met today with Fidel Castro

Manhattan Office Rents Fall Most in 25 Years as Financial Firms Slash Jobs

Governor signs battery industry tax incentive legislation

Ed Schultz just said that he will have more liberal talkers on his MSNBC show.

Ed Schultz just said that he will have more liberal talkers on his MSNBC show.

Wouldn't it be great if Obama stopped a terrorist attack.

Please sign petition ... support reading rights for the disabled.

Franken extends lead over Coleman

Sheriff supports legislation for red light ban, says they are used to boost budgets

Prediction: Because of Vermont decision, NH will legalize same-sex marriage this year too

Why Are Army Recruiters Killing Themselves?

eBay Warns Affiliates of California Sales-Tax Legislation

This is a heart warming story!

A republican got pissed off at me (LOL)

I would like to extend my congratulations to the new Senator from Minnesota, Al Franken

How to save small towns? Beer tents and Karaoke at festivals. No really :)

Petreaus Advisor: (Nuclear State) Pakistan Could Collapse Within Six Months

!!Shocker!! Oil Companies Reluctant to Follow Obama’s Green Lead

MSNBC: Barbara Lee & some members of CBC meeting with Castro

Did President Obama really give

Why a so-called sweeping overhaul of defense spending is actually just more of the same.

Wow, talk about sore losers, Fox and the repukes take the cake...

Albany police union prez will be subpoenaed in 'ghost ticket' investigation

Don't go to a gun fight with a machete

Gay marriage legal in Vermont

The myth that public schools can't innovate

Vermont legislature legalizes gay marriage by overriding governor's veto

Something is really wrong in our country when clinics that serve the poor

Franken extends lead over Coleman

O.J. Simpson's Sister Dies in Local Hospital

Check this out - Just heard Montel on AA talking about fructose in foods containing mercury!

Michael J Fox on Daily Show

The Neuroscience of Yoricks's Ghost and other Afterimages

25 years for Fujimori -"a milestone in the fight for justice"

Iowa gay marriages delayed slightly

FReepers to take the law into their own hands in Stockton

Silvio Berlusconi will pay dearly for that earthquake

During the Vietnam War the actual film had to be flown back to the US every day for the news

Jury selection begun on Rapist/murderer Steven Green's trial

PHOTOS: The Decider throws first pitch at April 6th Texas Rangers game in Arlington

President Obama chose the UNC Tarheels as the NCAA Nat'l Champs.

You have to wonder if right-wingers will ever get it: Difference isn't a threat.

It doesn't matter one bit that Franken has won. Everyone knows that already.

Imagine: Capitalism is Dead. Then Speak Your Peace

LA Governor Bobby Jindal Suggests Everyone Stop Spending Money On Preventing Natural Disasters.

Coulter under attack!

76 years ago today...

Filipinos catch, eat rare shark. Only 41...well 40 left

Man Arrested In Michigan After Putting Ex's Dog In Oven

C&L will be hosting a live chat this Wednesday with Rep. Barney Frank

Haven't seen a caption this bush pic in awhile, so here is one for old time's sake

No fair looking - When was the last time ran a story containing the word Franken?...

My adventure in D.C. yesterday.

Iranian nuke plot vaporized in the city: NY banks unwittingly aided in material transfers, says DA

Obama scorecard

G20 death -London cops in trouble - there is video

Video reveals G20 police assault on man who died.

The Righteous Retribution of Barack the Barbarian

Schmerconish on Hardball with Schuster re: torture memos. .

Bios of Stevens' Prosecutors Facing Criminal Investigation

Talking Peace in Prague, Dropping Bombs in Pakistan

Why is it that every time I have a nightmare it is that I am back working at Kroger

U.S. intelligence says this financial crisis, not al-Qaida, is the greatest threat to national secur

Serf's Up

PHOTO: Michelle Obama's wax figure unveiled at Madame Tussauds in DC today

Military used pigs in blasts to test armor

Eric Boehlert: Glenn Beck and the rise of Fox News' militia media

GOP members resort to nasty floor tactics

GOP members resort to nasty floor tactics

Columbia, Mo. passes partner registry

Repuke Senator Inhoffe Embarrasses Self, Senate, Human Race

The GM PUMA was Stolen From Mr Garrison

Kal Penn to Join Obama Team

Kal Penn to Join Obama Team

Kal Penn to Join Obama Team

Kal Penn to Join Obama Team

Sarah Palin's popularity still high

Bill-O can't handle the sight of two men kissing

Nice to see Ed bringing on the Union men - who's looking out for workers

Time to pull a Bolton during the recess?

Could decommissioned nuclear missile silos be a viable, short term repository for nuke plant wastes?

Who Should Resist, and Who Will Become Serfs?

Castaway Cattledog survives after lost at sea.

New York Shooter's Note: "Have a nice day"

The Ed Show.

Ted Stevens' charges dismissed as judge excoriates prosecutors

Ted Stevens' charges dismissed as judge excoriates prosecutors

You can't make this stuff up folks: GM and Segway unveil the PUMA..

Ed Shultz show debute on Monday 4/6

Ed Shultz show debute on Monday 4/6

OT: Time Warner NYC's entire digital cable system crashed?

"4-Year-Olds In Ohio State-Temple University Study Are Wildly Overweight"

Detroit today

** BREAKING: Special Prosecutor ordered in Ted Stevens Prosecution Misconduct

Frank set to move on derivatives

GOP achieves lowest ratings in 25 years

Did Business Find President Kennedy Guilty of Treason in the Industrial War on Labor Unions?

Not Much 'Change'- Analysts See Upward Spending For Pentagon

Good news in New Mexico: Governor signs bill prohibiting animal euthanization by gas chamber

Democrat Urges Holder to Enforce Motor-Voter Laws(Schumer)

I was trying to buy some nukes, a tank, and an F22 to protect myself and friends

President Gingrich in 2012?

Fast-Rising Protest Group Challenges the Outrageous Power of the Bankers

Redmond O'Neal faces drug charge, arraignment

52 Dead in Mass Shootings in the Last Month: What Has America Become?

Obama, the ICRC Report and Ongoing Suppression- Glenn Greenwald

I have to say I am ignorant on this whole tea party thing

Schumer wants states sued over voter registration

PUMAs back in the news...

4 dead in north Alabama home; man sought also dead

Think about it - Thanks to Coleman's lawyers and alot of Repuke $$$, Franken lead expands by 87 more

Why isn't Glenn Greenwald on MSNBC ever?

Cantor’s legislative strategy: Ambush freshmen Democrats.

Cantor’s legislative strategy: Ambush freshmen Democrats.

No one is trying to silence right-wing fearmongers -- but it is time to stand up to them

Are We Infiltrating "Tea Parties" Or "Creating Re-Education Camps"?

Sunshine is the best disinfectant, and common sense the best antibiotic.

Ed Schultz ended the show with a clip of Sen. Kennedy throwing the first ball out in Boston.

The Trouble with Budgeting for a Counter-Insurgency (You just might get what they're asking for )

Obama Sides With Banks Accused of Racism

Fox to Exploit Employee Layoffs for Fun & Profit!


Officials can't explain brain injury in solitary confinement

Ed Schultz is going after fellow MSNBCer Joe Scarborough.

Having Health Insurance Does Not Mean Having Health Care

Having Health Insurance Does Not Mean Having Health Care

Fricken' Amazing: This is only the 7th successful override of a veto in VT History: Thank you

Daily Kos: Helping Unemployed Workers Get By and Fight Back (new site)

User Friendly rules (TOON)......

Degenerates Kill Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell's Dog

Guess who came to school today.

Montel Williams with panel talking about 2012 on Air America Radio right now.nt

Matthew Rothschild: McCarthyism Lives, Just Ask Bill Ayers

A short comment on our use of armed Predator Drones

CEOs Say Expect More Job Cuts

Cambodia: Dinosaur images noticed in temple ruin

Have the Republican Party Become "Home Grown Terrorists"?

Should the road to Universal Health Care be paved with free Higher Education?

Should the road to Universal Health Care be paved with free Higher Education?

The OMFG did you see this video & pix of Obama's visit to 10 Downing Street

It's a Cessna 172 folks...Calm the fuck down CNN, State of Wisconsin!!

1 in 20 (20 yrs ago), 1 in 10 (10 years ago), 1 in 5 (now)

So is it time for us to all default on our credit cards yet?

Mother Jones: Are Starbucks and Whole Foods Union Busters?

My evening with General Richard Myers

My mouth propped open, my dentist today describes Fundy wedding to assistant.

Republican Caller Tells Limbaugh: "You're A Brainwashed Nazi"

Hall of Shame: Norm Coleman

Republican racism rears its ugly head.....

Why is there a media freeze on the AT&T & CWA Contract negotiations?

NJ UFO hoaxers face disorderly conduct charge

This Modern World-Striking a blow against tyranny -- with teabags!

FReepers going ballistic at the reports of possible infiltration

Sen. Ted Kennedy throws out first pitch for Red Sox at Fenway Park.

GM's PUMA and the Obesity Report is reminding me of scenes in WALL-E

Not too much seems to have been made of President Obama's Visit to Iraq here on DU

Not too much seems to have been made of President Obama's Visit to Iraq here on DU

Thom Hartmann just said that he's a Christian.

Education 'Tsunami' Looms: Over Half Of Nation's Teachers Could Retire In Next Decade

Now what gay marriage is legal, how is it affecting your daily heterosexual life?

mass murder and me

I am sitting in an auditorium listening to General Richard Myers speak

Iraq shoe thrower's jail term cut

Flame wars and Internet forum psychology.

Liberals to create Tea Education Camps for Conservative Youth

Why Are Army Recruiters Killing Themselves?

Well, if Holder won't do his job ...

It was just a matter of time: Multi-X porn flick with Sarah Palin double.

Freepers discuss Obama's Iraq visit. Only black troops were invited apparently.

The mass shootings in America

Something I always wondered, remember the free cheese and stuff the government gave away

AP to Monitor Internet for Violators (Free Republic doesn't have a 4-paragraph rule!)

GM (and Segway) announce GM PUMA

FRANKEN WINS--Just passed the magic number. Coleman

Bill Allows Obama Power to Shut Down Internet

2010 Pentagon Budget Released: includes funds for ENFORCEMENT of "Don't ask, don't tell"

US (GOP) Rep. Candice Miller's Daughter Sentenced To Year Probation In Impaired Driving Case

Utah Jails are now charging convicted criminals 40 dollars a day to stay in prison.

Right wing attacks ‘wealthy homosexual activists’ for pushing the ‘tyranny’ of marriage equality

My daughter *was* going to buy a new car.. Until today.. An example of trickle down..

Do you believe that physician assisted suicide should be legal?

The freepers are really flipping out!!! They are shooting everything...

Man Detained and Threatened by TSA for Flying with $4,700 Cash

At the risk of arousing your ire, a couple of points about "payday loans".

Why in Hell is Dental Insurance not a mandatory part of Health Insurance?

How To make Nancy Pelosi’s Office Flip Out

AP to Aggregators: We Will Sue You

Exclusive: Lone protester takes on corporate giant

Is there more violence today or do we just hear about every incident?

Miserable week for James Dobson

"The dark side of Dubai" yikes!

so american men are developing breasts; male fish in the Potomac

Biden unloads on Cheney

A state full of latte-sipping, arugula-eating, boundary-pushing libertines...

One of the most disturbing pictures you'll ever see.....

There are NOT 128 homosexuals sentenced to death in Iraq

Fox News: Leftists planning to destroy "tea party demonstrations" from within

Fox News: Leftists planning to destroy "tea party demonstrations" from within

Why are people stocking up on guns ?

Why are people stocking up on guns ?

Listen to Francis Boyle

Oh Wow! Keith's mom passed away...

Help Gov Don Siegelman by emailing AG Eric Holder (A Request by Gov Siegelman)

RED CROSS CONCLUSION: “Investigate and Punish the Perpetrators”-By Scott Horton

The Kansas City Star is disappearing. Not much left.

This Old Wasteful House

Turritopsis nutricula: the world's only 'immortal' creature (well, other than Vampires of course)

If GM is hurting so badly, how can they be doing all this?

Amy Goodman Challenges Asheville, NC crowd to not take "wait and see" approach.

DU this poll about Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Report lists America's 10 most endangered rivers

Report lists America's 10 most endangered rivers

Many, many thanks DUers for the birthday wishes you sent me for my 86th

Will escalation in Afghanistan help destroy Obama's Presidency?

Week 11 Presidential Week in Review

Week 11 Presidential Week in Review

Week 11 Presidential Week in Review

Seton Hall Law Students Reveal That Generals Knew Guantanamo Detainees Were Tortured

We’re Screwed and I think you know it.

Beatles Re-Masters Set for 09/09/09 Release

Beatles Re-Masters Set for 09/09/09 Release

Orioles beat the Yankees

hot blondes singing kareoke for $1000 Alex

I stepped outside to walk to the bar and watch the NCAA Championship

Pittsburgh is in FIRST PLACE in the NL CENTRAL!!1!!

Let's see North Carolina whip some ass!

It's no a big thing. But it's a small victory of sorts.

Anybody see "Adventureland"?

If your avatar looks like this, don't bother responding to any of my posts:

kitten picture of the day for monday april 6

Actors: You are anonymous here. Have things improved since the late 80s and early 90s?

I am a pain.

I am a spiritual being having a human experience.... discuss

Blast from the past, my family... (Dialup warning, photo)

A soon-to-be-dead one in GD

I'm Leaving DU

I am listening to The Chenille Sisters.

Do you ever bounce around the internet?


Lonely? Talk to Strangers!!!

Cooper's eye was splendidly inaccurate

Worried about my cat, Part II

I can't sleep. I'm thinking of doing something I've never done-spamming the lounge.


My Idea of a Difficult Novelist

Wait? What? It's April 7th. Why is it still cold?

I'm gonna watch an online movie and go to bed. "Never Talk to Strangers."

Baseball superstitions — post 'em!


Anyone else catch the series finale of "Life On Mars"? (Spoilers!)

When the lounge is running smooth

Condolences to Keith Olbermann

A chicken in every pot!

Play a song you like - sung by an unknown - that you think is cool


Felix on the pole, 2008 Australian performance.

This brings up an interesting point...

No comment

woo hoo, I just filed my taxes

The biblically battered wife syndrome....divorce not permitted for abuse in some churches.

Can someone adjust this image so I can see it? Thanks.

Anyone else blown away by House tonight (SPOILERS)?

I'm getting a $63,000 tax refund...

Only in baseball is "his stuff was filthy" a compliment

Carolina Fans, speak up!

Can someone help me make this image less than 20k??

Talk to me of "Condo"

Only six more days until DU Lounge Chuggo week.

The Silhouettes, who sang “Get A Job,” are all gone now, according to Wikipedia.

Hahaha. Don't you hate it when the kid forgets to tell you that it's picture day?

Because the truth is not always what we want to believe

I changed my mind.

House (spoilers)

FYI: The Washington Nationals are currently tied with the World Champion Phillies!

Are farts wrong? (IBTL)

"Because love grows where my Rosemary goes.." GAAAHH!

Why can't we harness the awesome power of whiny little girls and boys?

If Atheists Ruled The World

Allow me to share this with all you cube rats

Baseball season's here, the Bucs won the 1st of their 70-something wins

It's official - Obama is better than all but 4 of you DUers!!!! I have the proof

What would you say to your bully?

"We need to change our laws to make judges accountible to the votors"

A mea culpa to all of the DU Lounge on behalf of Tommy_Carcetti

Remember, when you hunt narwhals, take caution.

Remember, when you hunt narwhals, take caution.

Just how close to Boston is graywarrior? hmmm?

Because Of The High Unemployment Level, Will we have to endure more tragic shootings?

It's official - LynneSin is better than none of you DUers!!!!! I have the proof.

My neighbor wants to buy my old van. How much should I charge him?

I have a great idea for a solution to eyesores such as old abandoned factories, homes, etc.

Tempted to start a betting pool: How long until will...

All I know, so far, Red Sox = perfect season.


I am having a bad day.

The Re-make of the Day the Earth Stood Still - did that go straight

Baseball season's here, the lAstros lost the 1st of their 90-something losses.

I am disturbed by the hatred towards vegetarians on DU

Name a great book about your town or state that features places you've been or people

Favorite Sport


I feel like writing something, but don't know what to write about.

Poll question: By popular demand: Most obnoxious...

I am disturbed by the hatred towards veterinarians on DU

T minus 33 minutes until my RED SOX are on!!!

I am disturbed by the hatred towards valedictorians on DU

Does anyone else like Alice In Chains?>

If someone says "My Bad" one more time

Pick up the pieces

"Something bad is going to happen!1 I can FEEL it!1"

Bring on the Rain

Nina Simone - Ain't Got No...I've Got Life

Brilliant: Homer's "The Odyssey" translated into Twitter:

Dodgers win! Dodgers win!

Onions and green peppers on your pizza?

U2 - Breathe "LIVE" - 2009

Headline I would like to see

More pics of me as a kid

The X Files: I Want To Believe or A Simple Plan (with Bill Paxton)?

I would like to sincerely thank the Washington Nationals baseball franchise.

2Hours of sleep in the last 24

Baseball, Who doesnt like it?

George Carlin: Baseball vs Football

Let's just have it out: O's vs. Nats

Kenny Dope & Bobby Hutcherson - La Malanga

Map of the United Countries of Baseball


15 Pictures That Give Trekkies A Bad Name

Throwing Shadows At The Wall

Favorite snack from the Death Star vending machine?

No Surprises

My love/hate relationship with tornadoes.

The puppy just peed on my foot. And I'm wearing sandals.

How many times has Midlo called you "Freeper"?

The first sip is a little scary.. The little balls are slimy and chewy.

BYU reprints newspaper after calling their "Members of the Quorum of the 12 Apostates"

Have you pumped out a unit?

Last night, Barack Obama broke into my house and took all of my guns

By popular demand: Most obnoxious sports fan base

I found some shirts for LostinVA and Midlodemocrat

Big Sand

I'm Afraid the Masquerade is Over

Morning Child

Woohoo! Percocet!

Flutter: Because you don't have time to slave over 140 character tweets.

Consumer Reports: 13 ways to save at the supermarket

Wandering Stars

Places and Spaces I've Been

Day Two of Spring Break and I have yet to kill a Midlet.

Star Trek's Brent Spiner Considering doing Sci-Fi Porn Movie, "Live from Uranus."


BREAKING: Entire US population dead.

DU techies

I am disturbed

Three guys who don't quite get the whole "acting tough" thing

[Adult Swim] AcTN Owl

Woman with beer can in hand starts brawl at wake

My Room Is White

To put a fork in it: The completed IMPROVED version of the "Table Mate II"

"Let's Play Global Thermal Nuclear War"

The Initials BB

BREAKING: Entire US population Deadheads.

Anyone have a Facebook account for their business?

So, I'm Watching this Move On TCM Called "This Children's Hour", . . .

I am TiVo'ing the Twins game tonight because I am going to Disneyland

Jessica Simpson dropped by her record label, Sony BMG Nashville...and a nation weeps.

I guess I'm a Luddite. (rant?)

Slight buyer's remorse on username change; didn't quite think those initials through

Weird thing happened yesterday

Getting nervous. Sort of becoming hung up on a nice guy who is not a repuke.

Trekkies treated to surprise viewing of new movie, all seem to like it

I am usually not a very observant person

Kiss The Sky

They have "Night Nannies" for babies

Don't Laugh, (or laugh if you want, that's okay, who can blame you) but I'm sad about Farrah Fawcett

Good morning Lounge

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 4/7/2009)

All Work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. All Work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.

iPhone owners- Are they really all that?

Dogs and cats are taking over. The world as we know it is about to end.

DU Nighthawks #74

Happy Bithday KitchenWitch!

Eggs-ellent: A Fun Easter Picture Thread

No Monday!

For flvegan: Bad day at the office: Woman flips Ferrari owned by the boss

Senator Kennedy threw the opening pitch at the Red Sox game today

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 4/7/09

What is the longest amount of time you've ever spent alone?

If somebody posts to one of the forums other than the Big Forums, does anybody read it? nt

Is it in yet?

Have you ever been so lazy that you will text the person in the next room

I'm increasingly concerned that President Obama only allows hand picked crowds to his appearances.

Navel organge, navel oranges....I don't like them and that's all I see.

(Really bad) films shown on 'USA Up All Night'

Michael Jordon's son got a scholarship? That's just wrong.

Are there any contemporary, good guitar/pop or power pop bands I might not know about?

Midlo Is Ignoring Me

What's your opinion of L.L. Bean clothes? Overpriced? Pricey but worth it?

How many countries in the world have you been to?

I am superstitious, all of a sudden

What country, that you've never been to, do you most want to visit?

What's your favorite day dream?

Bob Dylan on......American Civil War Ghosts

1 picture that shows Star Trek giving itself a bad name

kitten picture of the day for tuesday april 7

Time for another edition of...Little-Known (i.e. made-up) Facts.


what are you making for easter dinner/brunch

I have a dilemma. Perrier is much cheaper at Sam's than Costco.

Bird Song

I hate grocery shopping. I just took my mother tonight.

You Know What Burns my Ass ?

Damn. I've been living hand to mouth...the poor economy has taken a toll on me...

Onions and green peppers on your pizza?

Does this really mean what I think it does?

Post your favorite instrumental piece

What Anti-Virus Program(s) Do You Use?

Euphemisms you don't use and wouldn't be caught dead using

PSA: Stay off the roads in VA. BoyM got his license today.

The best youtube video EVAH!!!!!1111 promise


IL-Sen, IL-Gov: All Eyes Are on Madigan

Biden was good luck for my birds!

Poll: Majority Would Pay Higher Taxes For Universal Health Care

NY-Gov, NY-Sen: Paterson, Gillibrand Both Still Lagging

Obama's Public Schedule for Tuesday - The President Returns Home

Obama's Public Schedule for Tuesday - The President Returns Home

President Obama to wrap up Europe tour

Lincoln Joins McConnell Filibuster of Employee Free Choice

CA-Gov, CA-10: Garamendi Considering Bid to Replace Tauscher

GREAT Discussion on C-Span3 on Nuclear Nonproliferation & the Obama Administration!

Syrian Man Disguised as Al Jazeera Reporter Arrested In Obama Murder Plot

The Bank Bail Outs are Taxpayer Theft

I must agree with Keith Olbermann

I will not tolerate these neo-cons smearing our commander in chief in a time of war

Obama to Turkish students: "You can choose to make new bridges instead of new walls."

Drugstores yank Chia Obama over racial issue

Promise broken. Addressing the Turks, President Obama won't call it genocide

Obama the Visionary: End Nukes, admit Turkey to EU

Baker's Tasty Tribute To Obama: Baracklava

"Fox News is reporting that Obama might "make a detour" before coming home late this afternoon."


Palin has requested stimulus funds for an Alaskan launch facility. Palin going rogue state?

President Obama makes stop in Iraq


Are Obama's health care plans a cover for a more nefarious plot?

" if we don't try, if we don't reach high, then we won't make any progress"

POLL: New Optimism on Economy Since Inauguration, Repug Party favorables (31%) lowest in 25 years.

"CBS Poll: Obama Approval Hits New High - 66%"

"Pool Report of Obama Heading to Camp Victory in Iraq"

Obama just landed in Baghdad

Turkish genocide scholar applauds Obama

John Bolton just described Obama as "our first Post-American President"

Joe Scarborough just lied. He said Obama never received a private sector check. . .

Granted, I'm a crackpot, but being a crackpot helps understand the Geithner plan...

PHOTOS Cheerio Europe (April 7)

Don't Forget:Today is the Congressional Race for Illinois 5th-could a Freeper be headed to Congress?

bailout VOUCHERS!

NYT Helene Cooper - Is She Calling Newt Gingrich A Strawman Or Saying He Does Not Exist

Well, it looks like Obama picked the correct NCAA bball tourney champion

Obama, Reid and Pelosi - it is time to show REAL Leadership

So I'm watching MSNBC talk about GM's new concept car...

President Carter on Afghanistan and peace.

Obama gets shout-out of "love you" at troop visit in Iraq - answered "I love you back."

PHOTO Caption it!

Obama's Home State Becomes 42nd to Recognize The Armenian Genocide

Since they're calling for a special prosecutor for Stevens' case

Politicizing the Justice Department?

Newt Gingrich - Says That Obama Should Have Ordered A Preemptive Attack on North Korea

Robert Reich: Why You Should Work for a Hedge Fund

Does anyone know if there's video of Obama's town hall from this morning?

Maybe it's time for Obama to be given a "to-do" list?

The Bush shoe-thrower's sentence cut to one year

Republicans are sore losers.

Axelrod: "Why didn’t the waters part.....that will take at least a few weeks".

Ramesh Ponnuru on Norm Coleman: "I think it's time for him to give up this fight."

Update: "Turkish official says NO threat to kill Obama"

Report: Stress Test Results Delayed

Obama Administration To Announce New National HIV/AIDS Communication

WaPo blames the victim

In Turkey, Obama Pleases Both Secular and Religious: "deep anti-American sentiments... on the wane"

Which Pokemon character is Newt Gingrich?

"Right Wing Hysterical..." (What else is new?)

Obama's Iraq Visit Brings War Back to the Forefront

"Is Obama spending too much time overseas? Does it make him look out of touch?"

Schumer, Menendez Call For Coleman To Concede

Obama draws warmer feelings than predecessor (AP)

Fox News Helps Organizes Anti-Spending/Tax Protest On April 15th

Tyler Cowen and Brad DeLong debate fiscal stimulus

Obama's Prague speech causes ripples overseas: Kazakhstan, Iran support the International Fuel Bank

Hail to the chief

Obama in Baghdad, tells troops Iraq must take over

William Black vs. Simon Johnson on the IMF

"The President is following in the footsteps of his predecessor by sneaking into Iraq...

Obama underscores support for troops

GOP and Democrats Debate LBJ and Reagan Legacies

Coop: Will decide by spring

President Obama Visits Troops in Iraq (TRANSCRIPT of SPEECH and VIDEO)

The Reagan Revolution: Seems that Incomes were too damn equal and Congressmen too damn sane

CEOs have "unions".. 70% service economy just needs a service workers' union

Check out this LTTE from a small red town loon.

Eminem raps about "nailing" Gov Palin. Your thoughts?

Obama did well at the G-20

Comments from a military officer in Baghdad re Obama's visit - chat with Ax, Gibbs & Rahm

A Trillion Dollars for the Banks: How About a Second Opinion? by Dean Baker

Did you just hear scumbag Ed Henry

"Harold and Kumar Go To the White House": From White Castle to the White House

Dear Mr. President

After Europe, Turkey, and Iraq but now a vital issue for Obama is ......

CNN...Wolfie and co freaking out over Biden saying Israel is "ill advised" to go after Iran...idiots

Krugman on Geithner

Hands Off Social Security by Dean Baker: Cutters propose gov't default on Social Security bonds


Baseline Scenario for 4/7/2009: Post-G20 Edition

Pic - Now and Then

Vermont becomes 4th State to Legalize Gay Marraige!

Biden: Cheney is ‘dead wrong’, interview to air on CNN's Situation Room

Biden put in charge of nuclear non-proliferation

Home prices must close with rentals so lower rents are not what the doctor ordered

More wingnuttery infighting: "The hemorroid with eyes."

Ensign Readies Iowa Talk To Play Up Conservative Record(Signs of a presidential run?)

Teddy on opening day

War veteran skewers Limpballs, calls him a "brainwashed Nazi" for condoning torture (AUDIO)

Outlines of an Obama Grand Strategy Emerge

Michelle is like Matisse and Picasso paintings

Shultz discusses EFCA on MSNBC now!

I love my president!

Freepers and guns: Getting a little scary out there lately on the fringes

Obama has political perfect pitch!

Tell me... do these guys look like they're being FORCED to smile?

Great redistricting site.

Libya's Gaddafi says he fears Obama assassination

Besides making the troops' day, was there any real advantage in visiting Iraq?


Oil Companies Loath to Follow Obama’s Green Lead

Senator James Inhofe - "President Obama is disarming America...Ravaged The Military" - DU Agrees?

PHOTO Caption it!

PHOTOS The President in Iraq

Regarding Obama on health care...

NYT Editorial: A Public Plan for Health Insurance?

who is the motherfucker on Lou Dobbs spouting shit?

Geithner or Krugman? which one do you agree with? why7

Bailout pledges already at 12.8 Trillion

Get MY "Judeo" out of YOUR "Judeo-Christian Values!"

What all political thinkers MUST understand:There is no "recovery" on the horizon

My email "conversation" with Pittsburgh RW radio host Jim Quinn

Franken now ahead by 312!

Borger: What surprises Biden the most

PHOTOS Michelle and Marian (Essence Magazine)

Redux of 1994 is Unlikely

The one-time greatest strength, and Achilles heel of the Obama Administration

Freepers heads exploding. Obama cheered wildly by U.S. troops in Iraq

PHOTOS The President in Iraq (Updated)

Why do the British call him "Barrick Obamer"?

White House invites gay families to Easter event

Poll: Obama Approval Hits New High - 66%

Thousands protest in Tamil rally

Pile of potential Minn. Senate ballots dwindling (only 387 left to be counted)

A Discussion in Turkey

Ecuador seeks return of Florida death row inmate

Obama to visit Israel, West Bank in June

Judge: U.S. used mentally ill witness in Guantanamo cases

Obama Appeals to Faiths In Istanbul

IDF planning largest-ever drill to prepare Israel for war

U.S.: Suspect held in alleged Obama death plot

Following Bush lead, Obama moves to block challenge to wiretapping program

Rush hour chaos warning as Tamils hold London bridge

India's Youth Vote Rises From Ashes Of Mumbai Attacks

Gunman kills at least 2 in German court -police

Taliban blow up Pakistan music shop: police

Obama ends Turkish visit with student town hall

Al-Qaeda Increases Yemen Attacks as Government Control Weakens

(Vermont) Senate votes to override Douglas marriage bill veto

China Rights Activist Beaten at Cemetery

(Iraq PM) Maliki Blames Baathists for Baghdad Violence

Va. scientist in China rocket deal to be sentenced

Obama's Turkey address draws praise across Middle East

Obama's Turkey address draws praise across Middle East

Fidel Castro: Cuba doesn't fear dialogue with US

Officials can't explain brain injury in solitary confinement

Obama flies to Iraq: 'a lot of work to do here'

Car industry recovery to take more than a decade-author

Baby survives Baghdad bombing in slain mother's lap

911 worker didn't warn Pittsburgh police of guns

Confidence Among U.S. Company CEOs Declines to Lowest Level in Seven Years

OPEC Members Split With Developing Nations on UN Carbon Cuts

Fujimori gets lengthy jail term - 25 years

Domestic partnership registry unanimously passed by Columbia, MO City Council

Violent Protests Erupt in Moldova

In Turkey, Obama avoids the word 'genocide'

Spain's Zapatero reshuffles cabinet

D.C. Council Votes to Recognize Other States' Gay Marriages

Four-alarm fire burns former Flexible Flyer factory

Judge: U.S. hid witness' mental illness in Guantanamo cases

Court reduces sentence for Iraqi shoe thrower

Texas cop indicted in baseball player's shooting


Latest crazy idea?? Concerned resident aims to form armed militia to patrol Stockton

Single-payer system clears vote

Pakistan wants 'unconditional' aid to fight terror

Protestors death: Guardian video reveals police attack on man who died at G20 protest

Venezuela secures $33.5 bln investments from Japan

Actor Kal Penn joining Obama administration in Valerie Jarrett's shop

Obama makes unannounced visit to Iraq

Feds to grill CIA felon (cia Dusty Foggo) over interrogation tapes

Turkish official says no threat to kill Obama (it was a hoax)

Dismayed Lawyers Lay Out Reasons for Collapse of the Stevens Conviction

NY gunman's rambling, paranoid letter blames cops

Wife accuses Nevada governor of affairs

Tracy Police: Sandra Cantu's Body Found

Legalisation of drugs could save UK £14bn, says study

Shocker: Aussies to build own open-access (100Mbps+) fiber backbone

Biden: Cheney is ‘dead wrong’

Sentence Reduced For Iraqi Shoe Thrower

Absentees push Franken's Senate lead to 312

Italians angered by lack of earthquake preparedness

Supercharged: MIT students overhaul SOLAR CAR

Russia to deliver attack helicopters to Brazil this year

Critical error by 911 worker failed to note Poplawski owned guns

Judge orders investigation of (former Sen. Ted) Stevens prosecutors (dismisses corruption charges)

Peru court rules Fujimori guilty

Venezuela's Chavez hails US anti-nuke stance

Toxic debts could reach $4 trillion, IMF warns

Fidel Castro meets with 3 visiting US lawmakers


Israel tests system to shoot down Iranian missiles

2 Fighter Jets Are Pursuing a Stolen Plane Headed for Salem, Mo.

Pakistan festival dancers banned

Maker of Natural Gas Fueling Systems Tanks

Former FBI director defends Saudi prince from bribery allegations

Rare megamouth shark caught, eaten in Philippines

Vermont legalizes gay marriage with veto override

Medical Officers Violated Ethics While Overseeing Interrogations, Red Cross Says


GM partners with Segway on two-wheel city vehicle

Goldman Sachs CEO Warns Against Protectionist Policies

Blanche Lincoln (Sen D-Ark) Against Employee Free Choice Act

Four found dead in Alabama home

Footage shows G20 death man push

Almost half of French approve of locking up bosses

Blockbuster May Shut Retail Stores

Our Lady of the Angels firefighter dies

Tim DeChristopher Charged for Disrupting Public Land Auction 4/2/09 Democracy Now

Sam Seder's Random Rush -- Break Room Live.

TYT: Ana Spontaneously Argues With Cenk, Disagrees Drugs Should Be Legalized

Hardball: Is The Right Wing Inciting Violence? (wingnut gun lobby loon gets vaporized)

{PART 2} Levi Johnston Talks Life With Bristol Palin On Tyra Banks

{PART 1} Levi Johnston Talks Life With Bristol Palin On Tyra Banks

Rachel Maddow w/ Colin Powell on Gitmo and 'field vetting'

Rachel Maddow on Obama, nukes, Gingrich, and N. Korea

Rachel Maddow proves that OBama really is the AntiChrist

President Obama being shown around Sultan Ahmet "Blue" Mosque in Instanbul

Sarah Palin Confronts Levi Johnston About Tyra Banks

Savage Knife Attack Leaves Boys 9 & 11 in Hospital -10 & 11 Year Old Arrested

Joe Scarborough lies about President Obama go unchecked on MSNBC

Keith Olbermann and Craig Crawford discuss the latest in the Levi-Bristol-Sarah Palin saga

Faux and Fiends Crew and Rank Gaffney display poutrage at Obama's international statesmanship.

Obama: Stereotypes That America Is 'Selfish & Crass Or We Don't Care Abt The World' Are Wrong

President Obama: "America Is Not a Christian, Jewish or Muslim Nation"

Rachel Maddow: Backwards Obama speech proves he is antichrist

Rick Warren: "I am not an anti-gay or anti-marriage activist. Never have been, never will be."

Guantanamo Attorneys Face Possible Prison Time for Letter to Obama Detailing Client’s Allegations of

Florida Student Arrested by Immigration Three Days After Acquittal on Bomb Charges

Scarborough: Obama Should Have Tried Flipping Burgers

Max Keiser: Tim Geitner Thinks He's God And That He Farts Money

Supreme Court Denies Appeal for Death Row Prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal

Italy Earthquake Death Toll Rises

President Obama Meets Troops in Iraq


Rachel Maddow Vs. Obama's Lawrence Summers

Obama visits Baghdad

AP April 1. Judges Deal Coleman Crippling Blow in Minn. Race

Glenn Beck The Road to Fascism

Obama says 'US not at war w/Islam', conservatives angrily agree w/ him!

Scarborough Lies: 'Obama Has Never Received A Paycheck'

FOX: Spanish Court, Bush Torture, Bolton

Stimulating the Manufacturing Sector (USW Steelworkers president Leo Gerard on Schultz's show)

Wow. Just... Wow. I Take Back Every Bad Thing I've Ever Said About Iowa.

R.I.P. Keith Olbermann's mother Marie Olbermann

Essence Editor on Michelle Obama's mother Marian Robinson living in White House

TYT: Fox News Grossly Distorted Obama's Speech & Real Republican Response Via Email!

Michelle Bachmann warns of 're-education camps'

Pawlenty: Senate Race Going To Take A Few More Months

The Ed Show - first segment

Amy Goodman: Land of Ruins

Montel Williams to Newt Gingrich "Shut Up!" - Listen to Montel on Air America Radio from 9 to Noon

Obama Invokes State Secrets To Protect Bush

Eminem Raps About Sex With Sarah Palin In New Single We Made You...AUDIO NSFW

TYT: Which Obama Administration Official is Protecting the Bush Team?

Credit Card Lobbyists Watch Their Amendments Die - Consumers Getting Foothold

Resist or Become Serfs

Another Obama Gift Gaffe? Turkish Prez Given an Ottoman

Cuban President Meets With U.S. Lawmakers

delete, posted in wrong forum

Leak Reveals Obama Brokered More Explosive French-Chinese Dispute: Over Dinner

Evan Bayh's Budget Hypocrisy

Newt Gingrich Whines He Wasn’t Offered a Seat on Stolen Cessna

CBS/NY Times Poll: GOP approval rating at its lowest in 25 years, Obama has 66% approval

Global Crime Wave? A Syndrome of Crime, Violence, and Repression on the Way

Partisan divide, or shrinking GOP?

Cyber-skirmish at the top of the world

Lemonade from lemons: How Rescue Me producers turned Daniel Sunjata's wild-eyed 9/11 conspiracy

It's Time to Overhaul H-1B Visas

The Obamas' Farewell Tour to Eight Years of Neo-Con Foreign Policy

They're coming to take our guns away

GM in "intense" bankruptcy prep

Obama, the ICRC Report and ongoing suppression - Greenwald

Philadelphia Inquirer Publishes Advertising as Opinion Column

Layoffs not an option for some businesses

Chinese company, exec indicted in Iran missile case

The mass shootings in America

The G20 moves the world a step closer to a global currency

Heterosexual Couples Flee Vermont

WSJ: Why Gay Marriage Matters

A Public Plan for Health Insurance? (NYTimes Editorial)

Escape from the Zombie Food Court

I love parrots in the springtime

Anti-Defamation League calls Tutu `poor choice' for graduation speaker

US co to pull back jobs from India

Tony Perkins, Your Marriage is First — RUN AWAY!

Open Left: Helping Obama Succeed by Pushing Back

Ivan Eland: Saving Mexico by Legalizing US Drugs

No Risk Insurance at F.D.I.C.

William Blum: Some Thoughts About Socialism

Seton Hall Law Students Reveal That Generals Knew Guantanamo Detainees Were Tortured

Krugman: "It’s 1930 time"

Anti-Semitism and the Economic Crisis

Update on Tim DeChristopher (public lands auction) case

A £1bn nuclear white elephant (UK)

Straw bale house survives shaking at large structures lab

Peak Oil Review - Apr 6

Vermont natural resources secretary says biomass power could double

CSIRO Tracks Nature Of Hendra Virus - Deadly To Horses, Potentially Fatal For Humans - AFP

Convert CO2 into Fuel?

GM, Segway team up on two-wheeled PUMA concept vehicle

150 Years Of Ferry Traffic Schedules Provide Valuable Data On Lake Superior Ice

Murray-Darling Basin Inflows At 117-Year Low - "Unprecedented" Drought Severity & Persistence

Solar Powered Bethany Race Car (near 60 mph)

Torrential Rains Bring Chattahoochee Raw Sewage Spill Total To 2 Million Gallons So Far In 2009

Defend Global Warming Theory from the Skeptics

Absolutely Appalling Article On Dubai - Slavery, Stupidity & All The Shit That Coats The Beaches

In One Of America's Most Congested Cities, MARTA Officials Pushing To Cut One Weekday Of Service

Flame Retardant Chemicals Taint All U.S. Coastal Waters

EU: Earth warming faster (than IPCC estimates) - Reuters


Businesses to Benefit From Energy Tax Breaks (WSJ)

Green Mountain Power to Build Largest Solar Array in Northern New England (VT)

Cellulosic ethanol plant slated for Black Hills

GE invests in Southwest Windpower for small wind

Walking restores the world and humanity

Southwest Virginia: from coal power to wind power?

Financial Group Plans To Convert Almost 10% Of Detroit's Surface Area To Farms - Business Green

Don't Worry! Forbes Is Here To Assure Us That Suburbia Is Safe From "Urban-Living Fundamentalists"

4.3% Of Scotland's Population Diabetic - Diagnosed Caseload Up 10,000 In Past 12 Months

Is life itself programmed to self-destruct?

El Salvador Turns a Page

Venezuela's Chavez hails US anti-nuke stance

Russia to deliver attack helicopters to Brazil this year

WSJ: "US Offers Refuge to Cubans, Even if They're Not From Cuba"

MORALES SPEAKS IN HARLEM April 22 - Order Your Tickets

FL Lawmakers Could Ban University Trips to Cuba

"Empire and Latin America in the Obama Era" by Manuel Perez-Rocha, Foreign Policy in Focus

Nine Cops Found Guilty of April 2002 Venezuelan Coup Deaths

Fidel Castro, The Unseen Guest at the 5th Summit of the Americas

FIDEL: "The Seven Members of Congress Who are Visiting Us"

Revolution Will Not Be Destabilized: Canada's "Democracy Promotion" in Venezuela

JUDI, this one is for you: Video - Uribe attacks on journalists and peace activists w/EN subtitles

Which Way in Afghanistan? Ask Colombia For Directions.

YEPE: "The Elephant in the Room in Port of Spain" (EN and SP)

Q&A with Obama's Special Adviser to the Summit of the Americas


To Honor Opening Day in MLB

Sabathia gets shelled in Yankees debut

Pirates 1-0. Beat Cards with rally in in 9th. Yesss we can!!!!

Sen. Kennedy Throws Out First Pitch at Red Sox Home Opener.

Mark it down, the Louisville women will win tomorrow night...

And the winner of the 2009 DU NCAA Pool is........

They just showed Bonds hitting #756 during the NYY-Bal

Champions League quarterfinal kicks off today

Who is Being Hit the Hardest by Rising Unemployment

National Steel Car Workers Walk Off the Job in Ontario

'Written By CEOs, For CEOs': Dems Pan Biz-Friendly Compromise on Employee Free Choice

U.S. Jobs Index Dropped to 90.1 in March, Indicating More Cuts

Legal victory gets immigrants pay for wages, labor violations

LA Times: Actors, Studios Close to Labor Contract Deal

NYT: Farm Workers’ Rights, 70 Years Overdue (from New Deal)

Sunny News for Job Creation as Pentagon Seeks to Create 30,000 jobs

CWA tells AT&T: work with us to find real health care solutions

Mugged by the Boss (Wage Theft in America)

If workers were in charge What could be done with $10 TRILLION

Layoffs not an option for some businesses

Today in labor history Apr 7 NLRB attorney tells ILWU members to “lie down like good dogs"

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac executives to receive millions in bonuses

New York: Magna auto parts workers reject cutbacks in face of shutdown threat

Most annoying sports team

Americans Feel 15.6% Unemployment as Underemployment Surges

Arlen Specter: then and now!

How can we help it when we're fighting for the love of our lives?

D.C. Council Votes to Recognize Other States' Gay Marriages

Gay man joins Obama’s faith-based council

D.C. Council Votes to Accept Other States' Gay Marriages

Anticipating being heartsick.

Three riffs on American Gothic (toons)

Question about Vermont: How voluntary was legislative passage of the marriage equality bill?

Due to recognition of my privilege (clearly unanalyzed till today)...

BREAKING NEWS: MSNBC says Vermont just overrode Governor's veto. LEGAL MARRIAGE!

Vermont celebration video!

Texas Christian Universtity will set aside some apartments for gays, lesbians

Obama statement on Iowa equal marriage victory

Risk of progression to dementia overestimated

'Sedation link' to birth defects

Health care for all. My letter to my local papers:

Novel lung cancer vaccine shows promise in fighting early-stage lung cancer

When All You Have Left Is Your Pride

Mandate that we all have to purchase private health insurance?

On TV last night: Probiotics fight depression and anxiety. Get pills or eat yogurt.

Obama to visit Israel, West Bank in June

Short '06 Lebanon War Stokes Pentagon Debate

MK Ahmed Tibi in the NYT: A Harsh Reality for Palestinians

Arabs left on the wrong side of the tracks in Israel

Armed settlers confront US Consulate delegation near Nablus

Let's talk about Israel's nukes

Most Israelis say economy top priority

Israel Disputes Soldiers’ Accounts of Gaza Abuses

Independent fact-finding commissioned by Physicians for Human Rights

IDF planning largest-ever drill to prepare Israel for war

US congressmen visit aid projects, ruins in Gaza

Report: Egypt arrests 7 Israeli Arabs for spying for Hamas, Hezbollah

Judge named to lead Gaza inquiry is known for fairness

Israel created 'terror without mercy' in Gaza

Israeli FM says peace talks at dead end

Obama: Don't blame it all on Israel

'Israel does not take orders from Obama'

Personal code of IDF soldier: 'May our camp be pure'

Israel bars N Ireland leader from Gaza

Christian supporters of Israel ready to fill philanthropic void

Jewish writer raises a storm in America with his report from a 'tolerant' Iran

A Trillion Dollars for the Banks: How About a Second Opinion? by Dean Baker

Report: IMF to Warn of $4 Trillion in Losses

Why didn't Fed force big banks to take less of AIG bailout?

New Way Forward initiative--looks like these folks are worth supporting

Strange Days

Communities print their own currency to keep cash flowing

'Bailout psychology' destroying the economy

Those silly Canadians

Fighting Recklessness with Recklessness

Michael Moore - Genius? Or dumb fat slob?

Pgh Shooter's face puffed up like Michael Corleone.

Warrant out for arrest of Pgh Shooter's Mother

Have any elected officials called for a renewal of the Assault Weapons Ban lately?

Police and Military Should Be The Only People With Guns

Little girl dies in her home as 50 shots are discharged into the house

Scary story on NPR just now...

ATC reports ammunition shortage blamed on Obama's election.

Pelosi pledges compromise on assault weapons ban

Has a policeman ever asked you to sign a form that says that the police will not help you?

Who started the lie saying the NRA said Obama wanted to confiscate everyone's guns?

Columbine dad advocates for tighter gun control re: gun shows

As promised to Mth44sc - my bride for squirt - she ain't half bad after all, she has a waist

Michael Harris and Helen Thomas in a thread on General Discussion... look

snow on my freakin' hammock, and such

Black & white photographs. Please share yours here too.

What is it?

Free Astrology Software for Macs (Trial for 30 Launches)

Wasn't there some kind of negative planetary alignment today?

*Pics: of my Crystal Pendulum, Copper Dowsing Rod, and a Necklace* (dailup warning ?)

Quakes triggered by tides of solid Earth

Largest high-tech tornado chase ever set to spin

Russian "Orionski" spacecraft may spark a new space race.

Battery-Powered Cigarettes Deliver a Low-Cost Nicotine Fix

Richard Holloway, the ‘Atheist Bishop’.

Focus on the Family narrator arrested for luring teenage girl for sex on Net

Obama is related to Haile Selassie

America Seeks Bonds to Islam, Obama Insists

Pope Ratso's Nightmare

The Elvis myth.

What's for dinner ~ Tuesday ~ April the 7th Edition

I found large jugs of agave nectar

Asperger's and bullying

Have any of you noticed that politicians always seem to want to reform OTHER schools?

Report Envisions Shortage of Teachers as Retirements Escalate

Never mind...I located it.

what's the offical story of NORAD on 911?

What's the offical story regarding the no show of NORAD on 911

Max Photon?

Will the Democrats save Bob Perry's Commission?

Demonstrations against banksters Saturday (4/11)

Degenerates Kill Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell's Dog

Go let 'em know how you feel

I have a question for "truthers"

Interplay confirms Fallout MMO

Writer loses job over Wolverine

First Canadian woman to command warship takes helm

CP: DND prepped lines to douse Hillier controversy: docs

National Post features Liberal MP: "The biggest hindrance to better health care is our own illusions