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Archives: February 5, 2010

My favorite Harry Truman quotes

Comcast, NBC and God Bless Al Franken

Senate confirms Johnson as GSA administrator

Government to Pay for More Than Half of U.S. Health Care Costs

It's time for Americans to stop living in fear of the socialist bogeyman

Nominations are in for Best Progressive Films and Artists of 2009

Nominations are in for Best Progressive Films and Artists of 2009

New York Under Storm Watch, New Jersey Gets Blizzard Warning

10 ways in which modern American conservatives are similar to fascists

L.A. mayor orders 1,000 layoffs

Use of Acetaminophen in Pregnancy Associated With Increased Asthma Symptoms in Children

Lobbyists and how they are affecting what we see now.

Fractures emerge as Tea Party convenes

"Extreme Loons" Rove & O'Reilly use "THE" math to calculate % of "Extreme Loons" in Republican Party

Can anyone help?

TPM: Conservatives Hope Larry Kudlow Will Take On Schumer In NY

Do You think that Republicans will vote with democrats to create jobs

ISP Defeats Hollywood Copyright Claims

Rachel has Gene Robinson coming up

"Tucker Carlson...that nitwit."

LA mayor to eliminate 1,000 city jobs

How do you Console a Loved One whose Heart is Broken by what Is Happening to this Administration

Ben Stein, fired from NYT for ethics violations, calls Brown "a guy you want to have a beer with"

Senate Judiciary Committee re-sends Chen and Butler to the full Senate on party-line vote

Credit cards before mortgages?

the declaration of equality

Do you read Novels, or is real life too exciting now to bother with Fiction and novels?

Rachel; The Republicans' 2010 platform: "We're With Wall Street!" nt

Women Deemed “Sluts” for Raising Condom Use Erotically

Women Deemed “Sluts” for Raising Condom Use Erotically

Women Deemed “Sluts” for Raising Condom Use Erotically

C-span replaying USHR hearing today on Comcast & NBC Universal Merger ....

no excuse on earth

CNN poll-"Do you agree with the Tea Party movement's agenda?"

Treating the "desecration of a religious site" automatically as a hate crime

Missouri chief justice: "We may have been tough on crime, but we have not been smart on crime."

"BRAKING" News! Toyota is now saying they are having problems with Lexus Hybrid BRAKES

"Thank you"

Illinois Lt. Gov. nominee: "I haven't used any drugs in the past two weeks"

Is a Filibuster threat the same as a Filibuster?

Al Franken's office is NOT in the basement

DU this poll:

MarketWatch: Banks have $10 billion mortgage problem

MarketWatch: Banks have $10 billion mortgage problem

GET RID OF THE FILLIBUSTER, NOW!

"Stewart [email protected]&k's Blogosphere!"

Republican lawmaker's budget plan gets Obama's attention

The SuperGreed Bowl

The SuperGreed Bowl

Greek officials walk out as general strike over budget cuts looms

France and Germany seal bilateral deal with global ambitions

Should I bother?

Is the right going to take up the cause of the kidnappers like the border guard murderers?

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Well, I'm not going to run for Congress this year.

Iraq, the War and Oil - a fascinating tale

The Value of Nothing

the Volcker Rule:

When Geithner was Head of the N.Y. Fed:

Anyone know what this is all about? Air quality alert for Chicago, MN-St. Paul and Rochester?

Recess Appointments Eyed To Surmount GOP Filibusters of Nominees

Gov Quinn in IL is stuck with a crazy running mate

The Retarded Controversy: Lay off Rahm Emanuel already! By Jack Shafer

The Onion: Alzheimer's Disease Causing Baby Boomers To Misremember 1960s Even More

If you're an ol' fogey like me who was a teen in the late 70's bio channel is doing the ABBA story.

If you're an ol' fogey like me who was a teen in the late 70's bio channel is doing the ABBA story.

NASA is accepting bids for the demolition of Pad 39B!

NASA is accepting bids for the demolition of Pad 39B!

We've all made colossal blunders at times in our lives and so do all Presidents.

Paper Food Stamps disappeared EIGHT years ago. Apparently some people are still living in the 1980's

Jon Stewart to Anthony Weiner: Is Lieberman a Dick? Weiner: Yes Jon

Is Glenn Beck's 15 minutes of fame just about up? Has he flamed out?

Schwarzenegger's bitter budget

Looks like the American child Thief Ringleader in Haiti could get life

After watching Dr. Oz on Oprah toaday, the answer to the HCR

Dennis Kucinich: How to Fix Health Care After Massachusetts

Man sentenced to 18 months for killing Mr. Buck

Relief report from on the ground in Haiti

Toyota to recall Prius in U.S. and Japan: report

Toyota to recall Prius in U.S. and Japan: report

Toyota to recall Prius in U.S. and Japan: report

A sports story worth reading: The Saga of Dexter Manley's Superbowl Ring

A Wall St. Star's Agonizing Confession (Larry Kudlow's drugs and alcohol confession)

Anyone know details of a military flyover in NYC tomorrow?

Anyone know details of a military flyover in NYC tomorrow?

Organizations that have been instrumental post-Katrina?

facebook group: "Making Drug Tests required to Get Welfare"

'Idol' producers want Howard Stern to replace Cowell

Vets face blizzard of red tape, group says

Super Bowl in Miami: Parties set to help Haiti quake victims

STORMageddon

STORMageddon

I was indifferent at first, but I'm all for the "Move Your Money" movement

Ok, CNN, we get it. You are now the Tea Party network.

Two Bragg soldiers killed in Afghanistan

CNO: 33 ($1.4 billion dollar) amphibs will meet Corps’ demands

US wants to send Military to Yemen to fight Terrorism.. but was IS really going on there?

Records show that cabins on Sarah Palin's Alaska properties weren't noted in tax assessments

Good fugging grief _- I detest that LIAR

Unemployment Falls; Let's all thank the Bush Economic Miracle

Unemployment Falls; Let's all thank the Bush Economic Miracle

According to the Freepers David Cameron, Leader of the UK Conservatives, is a Liberal Socialist RINO

received my Zogby Poll...questions-

Protesters today at CBS in NY ~ picture

Springsteen sues NYC bar over royalties

oh..This should be fun...Rachel Maddow live at the Tea Party rally

I encourage everyone to actually read the BLS report

My Sister's Death by Pregnancy - by Auriandra

CSPIN: Tea Bag Central...

m$nbc reporter says 'we're having a lot of fun down here' at the tea party convention

I guess I'm an idiot, these new jobs numbers dont add up to a sunny day (imho)

Birthers and Pukers, this is it, Happy Friday!!!!!!

Sen. Masshole says stimulus didn't create a single new job

Hey eHarmony, Chemistry.com, Match.com.. get a clue! People need jobs before they can go on dates!

Anti-choice terrorist issues threat against abortion providers

Moscow wants answers from U.S. on Romania missile shield plan

"... committed Socialist idealogue ..." WTF??

fb group-scott lee cohen should resign for being a woman abuser

Few remain as 1962 Pa. coal town fire still burns

Palin cabins not noted in tax assessments !

The WORST day of the year here in Philly:

Industry "Lobbying" Imperils Overhaul of Student Loans

Eric Holder and the battle over Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. - by Jane Mayer

Add "deadbeat" & "scofflaw" to QUITTER on PALIN's pageant resume (unpaid tax declaration)

Phildelphia may get 18 inches of snow over the next few days.

Administrations come and go, bureaucratic networks remain in place...

Administrations come and go, bureaucratic networks remain in place...

Aetna's profit drops....Would have fallen even more if they hadn't shaken down customers for more $$

Report: Shelby Blocks All Obama Nominations In The Senate Over AL Earmarks

Dupe, pls. delete.

NYC Student Arrested for Doodling on School Desk

The Rude Pundit: Richard Shelby's Earmark Extortion

Coming up on MSNBC David Shuster

Please DU a Poll

Please DU a Poll

Russian president approves new military doctrine

Hi! Come in! Please, no murdering, By Mark Morford

Well, on Sunday, we are headed out to see Crazy Heart...

Dems need to go on offensive re: GOP budget plan (cut SS benefits and privatize Medicare)

Donors Reward Dems Who Pushed Public Option

How many of you would buy a ticket in a Healthcare for Life lottery?

Tiger: RELEASED from rehab, CURED of sex addiction. Is the final exam true/false or multiple choice?

Watch Scott Brown lurch to the right

What’s in a name?

Seder up in one minute n/t

Todd Palin runs the show. Sarah is just the 'Obedient Wife.'

Charlie Sheen's Mercedes Benz Commits SUICIDE!!!

New Polling out for New Hampshire Senate Race

Chuck Todd, Republican

What's in a name?

Snowstorm, DC area ++

Last of the Bo takes her language to the grave as 65,000-year-old tribe dies out

Sen. Shelby also backs out on Dodd for financial reform consensus.

Could the Tea Baggers, and those associated with them, be banned from office?

Stewart guts Blog headlines and feasts on goo inside

Ex president's tv spot.

Clarence Thomas takes you to SCHOOL on the proper and improper ways to disagree with his Supremeness

FAIR Activism Update: NPR Ombud: 'Critics are right' on (disrespectful) Zinn obituary

Opening Speaker for the Teabagging convention suggests racist tactics for voting

Donors Reward Dems Who Pushed Public Option

Shelby's office responds: I did it. (If I don't get my earmarks, the terrorists win)

The second lien sticking-point

delete

Tea partiers just want my respect!

Police detonate explosives, sieze machine guns in Mar Vista

Health Insurance Industry Group Takes Out Ad To Gloat Over Death of the Public Option

Navajo Nation remains snowbound

Navajo Nation remains snowbound

Palin sister-in-law makes plea deal in burglary

Avatar Ebert review - James Cameron just got re-elected King of the World

Sammy!

Question: Why do the Fed branches have an unusually large amount of currency in their vaults?

Why not go after GOP earmarks?

Tom Tancredo: I Spoke at the Tea Party Convention Because I Couldn’t Afford a Ticket

Healthcare cost still spiralling out of control with no containment in sight

Man Upset with Gas Station's Policy Drives SUV Through Window

Man Upset with Gas Station's Policy Drives SUV Through Window

Was watching some old behind the scenes footage from Sesame Street from the ealry 80s

Avatar - mini review. Bad bad... 5/10

Girl who saved mom among 47 given bravery awards

Pat Robertson's ties to Charles Taylor come up in his war crimes trial

Raging Grannies rip CBS a new one:

Raging Grannies rip CBS a new one:

Meghan McCain: Yes, I'm a Pure Republican

Crist, Rubio oppose changing 'don't ask, don't tell' policy affecting gays in military

Most of us spend so much time bitching about the state of the world

Breaking - unemployment is now below 10% - 9.7%

Ted Nugent: Under the fold; Eat the family pet.

Obama admin. official defends AIG exec. bonuses

Trento's Take: Fox News Can't Upset Murdoch's Saudi Prince

Indonesia to move Jakarta's Barack Obama statue

The Chef was Black who put up the Fried Chicken menu at NBC celebrating Black History Month--

California: Thousands of jail inmates freed under new law

Republicans Will Fight Against Jobs For Americans. Their Elections Depend On It.

Calvinism: A cancer on Christianity

Republicans. Country First as long as it isn't America.

(Federal) Suit challenges San Francisco election practice

Cosco Busan owners lose ruling on spill damage

Gays in the Military No Big Deal…in 30 Other Countries

Beck Inappropriately Uses Haiti In Stupid Obama Joke

Anthony Weiner: "I don't know what the President believes on some of these big issues"

MetLife: In talks with AIG for insurance unit

Ok, need some help from ya'll

I came across a newspaper from 2004 at my parent's house

Kucinich: Focus on the Economy

A tale of two banking systems (by Chas "offwiththeirheads" Dickens

On the assassination of American citizens by our government, by Greenwald of Salon

On the assassination of American citizens by our government, by Greenwald of Salon

Good news for all us seniors

Court overturns Linehan murder conviction

Ross will challenge Patrick for governor (Mass)

Exclusive: NAACP calls Tea Party speaker’s quip ‘outrageous, insidious’

Don't watch the Cable News channels!

So 20,000 jobs lost yet unemployment number FALLS 0.3% = 450K people.

Lobbying Imperils Overhaul of Student Loans

If this is what a "cadillac" plan does, I hate to think what a regular plan will do

The party of Stupidity and the Republican Party are one in the same

Somebody with a camcorder needs to ambush Tancredo.

dupe. please delete

These are the people to whom we're supposed to show respect???

Aetna pays $750,000 fine for errors in Healthy NY oversight

Of Wealth and Woes

We are in trouble...

Ted Nugent: Under the fold; Eating the family pet.

Obama fulfills another promise to the pro-choice community - Pentagon will stock morning-after pill

Judge holds Young in contempt of court (for not turning over sex tape)

I would call what Sen. Shelby is doing domestic terrorism.

Drunkest Cities In America - Freeper Capital Fresno, CA Tops the List!

Bill Dedman is on Shuster discussing the Palin emails

Stop Beck: Best Western Becomes 101st Sponsor To Drop Glenn Beck

Police Respond To Shooting At Discovery Middle School In Madison, Alabama

100-YEAR-OLD SCOTCH FOUND IN ANTARCTIC

Senator Shelby Puts Hold On ALL Obama's Nominations

The World Shrugs

Its election Day in New Orleans tomorrow

Sarah Silverman on marriage

Didn't those guys supporting Brown say the DOW will climb if he gets elected? I noes I seen it

Tired of Collection Agency Tactics, Debt-Ridden Consumers Sue Back

Tired of Collection Agency Tactics, Debt-Ridden Consumers Sue Back

Defense Contractor With Ties To McConnell Will Plead Guilty On False Statements Charge ($400M fine)

CSU student draws fire for suggesting 'Cowboys vs. Indians' theme

Shelby's got Joementum!

Shelby's got Joementum!

Slowly Coming To Terms With The 'Maverick'

Shelby Tries to Shut Down US Senate to Benefit Foreign Company

Palin e-mails reveal a powerful ‘first dude’

Report: Shelby Blocks All Obama Nominations In The Senate Over AL Earmarks

Gawker posts the Edits Faux made to make O'LOOFAH look better and STEWART less better

CO Sen. Poll - Romanoff the More Electable Candidate

Incredible conception..

Study: Segregation rife at charter schools

Anthem Blue Cross dramatically raising rates for Californians with individual health policies

Arianna Bests Drudge

NYT: Debt Problems Chip Away at Fortress Europe

Nearly 600 'Delegates' (teabaggers) From Across the United States Come Together in Nashville

Insurance company protecting themselves instead of widow

Insurance company protecting themselves instead of widow

FRANKEN To American Citizens: " Hold Your Elected Officials Accountable" Until This Bill Is Passed.

Today in History: 1994

More Than $119 Million Awarded to States and Territories (Wellness Initiative)

Here are the 24 members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS

Ukraine poll rivals make final push amid fears of violence

Ukraine poll rivals make final push amid fears of violence

Escalation of Hostilities (David Rees)

Man barred from charging for sex parties

Youngstown murderer of 2 put to death - killings imitated movie Meance II Society

$995 Million to address the shortage of health care providers in underserved areas

G7 finance ministers arrive in Canada's far north

Restaurant Promotes Bathroom Sex For V-Day

Pentagon Looks to Breed Immortal ‘Synthetic Organisms’

"We will never hear James O'Keefe's name as a credible source ever again."

"We will never hear James O'Keefe's name as a credible source ever again."

"We will never hear James O'Keefe's name as a credible source ever again."

"We will never hear James O'Keefe's name as a credible source ever again."

Condoms in endangered species packages? Are they kidding?

I just landed on MSNBC for a couple of minutes. It should be renamed

U.K. Firm Pleads Guilty to Illegally Exporting Boeing 747 Aircraft to Iran

The first thing Obama needs to do to show leadership is fire Tim Kaine and put Dean back in there

Lay your bets down - who can get closest to predicting the unemployment rate on election day 2010?

Taiwan Exporter Arrested on Charges of Exporting Missile Components from the United States to Iran

DOT to raise registration fees for hazardous materials shippers/carriers from $975 to $2,975

Obama Administration Announces enhancements for TARP

Obama Administration Announces enhancements for TARP

Real Unemployment 18% - Will Stocks Falter?

Sanford (R-Appalachian Trail) Now Wants Stimulus Money

If Rahm Goes - Then Who?.....

Feb 5, National Wear Red Day, for women's heart disease recognition:

HUD 2011 Budget: Support shift of local homeless assistance systems to performance-based

Fuck Ted Nugent

Bill Moyers RAWKS !!! Another ass-kicking show tonight, including more on the Supreme Court decision

Bill Moyers RAWKS !!! Another ass-kicking show tonight, including more on the Supreme Court decision

US Dept of Labor announces $880,000 grant to provide Maine workers with health insurance payments

Why does God hate Annapolis?

Tea partiers skip prayer and Pledge of Allegiance at opening of national convention.

We, The People, In Order To Form A More Perfect Union...

Why is there no TMZ style coverage of guys like Rush Limbaugh or Glenn Beck?

Why is there no TMZ style coverage of guys like Rush Limbaugh or Glenn Beck?

Texas has a nuke plant event

12yr old girl solution to tea baggers "guvment takeover"

The evolutionary benefits of gay uncles

Senator Richard Shelby is a traitor and a hypocrite

RI man charged with operating on his own dog

RI man charged with operating on his own dog

Harvard Law: Limbaugh’s Lying about Obama

RE: Filibusters. It's not like "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" anymore.

Greece, Portugal, Spain, Ireland

Richard Shelby, an extortionate thug

Thank you Scott Lee Cohen of Illinois for getting Florida out of the embarassment basement!

It's Official: Obama Is Creaming Bush When It Comes To Jobs

DOH! Fuller (CA - R) announces -- accidentally -- her state Senate run

Exploding Breast Implants could be used as Terrorist Weapons

If the Repugs wanna limit fees for malpractice lawyers, we wanna limit fees for lobby lawyers

FRANK: " I have to amend my description of Fund-Not only a liar; He is a congenital/habitual liar"

FRANKEN ? To Axelrod- "He really needed to know if the White House was going to lead?"

Question: Why are almost all the loan mortgage cos located

Drones, Targeted Killings and the Fifth Amendment

Today's Epic Fail, Homeland Security edition

Cop fired in racist e-mail flap regarding Henry Louis Gates Jr.

To Run for Office, Orly Taitz Turns to OC Gay Activists

Failed -- 1st American State Bank of Minnesota, Hancock, Minnesota

Super Bowl: Dems vs. GOP?

Super Bowl: Dems vs. GOP?

The Bush Legacy, the Republican Legacy: Attempting to Address the Costs of these Wars.

STEELE: Trust me, after taxes, a million dollars is not a lot of money..

Teabaggers call for return of literacy tests for voters. Oh, the irony.

Dems To Force GOP Vote On Anti-Social Security Privatization Resolution

Why not call it the Bush War Tax: Some thoughts after watching the Congressional Budget Hearings

DC: 17-28 inches of snow. I've lived here for almost 40 years, and ...

StopBeck.com: Best Western latest to drop Beck-took less than 24 hours!

Jenny Sanford and Bawbra - it was awful

The Corporate POLICE STATE strikes again!

Veto Debt Ceiling Bill

Most snow in DC in 100 years - is this for real??

Microsoft exec calls for Internet "Drivers License"

NAACP calls Tea Party speaker’s quip ‘outrageous, insidious’

Genes may protect against alcohol issues

Would you vote for a political candidate who is a "loser" as a non-political person?

Three themes that ALL Democrats need to harp on ... constantly.. for 9 months

The good news in the Labor Report

Andrea Mitchell: Teabaggers responsible for Scott Brown election win

Let's arrest some corporations and put them in prison

Hannity just said Bush did not start any wars

Be careful what you wish for.

Got $1,100,000? You can bid on an XBOX 360 autographed by Sarah Palin!

The gov't has your baby's DNA - without your consent

Any down side to closing a BofA account?

President calls republicans on claiming credit for programs they tried to kill- Names, dates, photos

The driving controls in cars should be standardized for safety

I need some quick help...My FB Freeper (I know, right?) is telling me that AIG is no biggie

Central Florida buried under 2 feet of snow..

Jack Cafferty: 36% of Americans have a positive view of socialism.

The Incredible Shrinking Newspaper

Heckuva job Brownie - Picks Colts over Saints

1983: The plan to take down Social Security: What does Lenin have to do with this?

More Hondurans Protest Inauguration than attend

Anti-abortion group targets black women with billboards

Homeland Security Adds Senator Shelby to ‘No-Fly’ List

Bill Moyers' Journal tomorrow: Aftermath of the Supreme Ct decision; Standing firm for single-payer;

Christmas Day Airline Bomb Suspect Turned On Cleric

I called a kid a Dick today

Snow shoveling not for those 45 and older

Credit Card Companies Worm Their Way Around New Restrictions

Denver boy, 9, died after state-benefits error denied him asthma medication

The TEA Party (Tear Elephants Apart)

Should people recieve cash payments instead of food stamps?

Want to understand the rape of the United States - read this

Hate crime = terrorism? I think so.

Palin's Campaign Against the "R-word" Hits Snag with Limbaugh

My insurance company just sent me a letter today informing me that they will no longer pay

Progressive Democrat Jennifer Brunner Needs Our Help

military quiz time: you're under attack. you have only one rifle and two soldiers

Shitty E-mail I Got At Work Yesterday

Female Ghost Detainee Dr Siddiqui convicted in US court although she was tortured & shady evidence

Female Ghost Detainee Dr Siddiqui convicted in US court although she was tortured & shady evidence

Update on 26 thousand exotics seized in Texas -- and a request for help!

Weiner calls Lieberman a d*** on TV

"No matter the race of a worker, suddenly we amazingly look alike."

Dollar General to add 5,000 jobs, open 600 stores

They couldn't stop our singing

Well, don't be discouraged . . .

The Tax Foundation--at it again with bunk about overtaxed

How many times does Obama have to be kicked in the nuts ..

Obama's Biggest Accomplishment (In A Picture)

California Peggy's Husband needs some good vibes, they headed to ER Tonight

California Peggy's Husband needs some good vibes, they headed to ER Tonight

Today is the Day of Shame. Let us never forget!

Non-Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Hits Record HIGH: 10.6% (U3) and 18% (U6)

So, Mid-Altantic DU'ers...ready for the Big Storm? How's it looking out where you are?

So, Mid-Altantic DU'ers...ready for the Big Storm? How's it looking out where you are?

Tell Glenn Beck: My name is [Insert your name] and I am an American.

The Amazon vs Chevron: Will you pls sign the petition?

US Swine Flu Epidemic Shows Signs Of Being Over

Got this in an e-mail and I am wondering if it's true

Margaret of "Helen and Margaret" is back and in rare form....must read

** The Official Teabagger Nashville Fundraiser Watch Thread **

Unemployment Drops to 9.7% , so get ready for the avananche..

Sounds oddly familiar...

1,400 People show up for free dental clinic in Tulsa today.

1,400 People show up for free dental clinic in Tulsa today.

Police invade S.F. fundraiser

Pushing kids and teachers to the bottom

Potential Evolutionary Role for Same-Sex Attraction

Health care reform is dead. D-E-A-D. It's not pining for the fjords. It's dead.

Leaks spotlight aging nuclear plants

Mob Participant: Hang the Witch!!! Kill her!!!

Physicists Kill Cancer With 'Nanobubbles'

The Scariest Jobs Chart Ever

442 nuclear power plants worldwide, without people they meltdown within 1-5 days.

Patrick Kennedy: Scott Brown's candidacy 'a joke'

Do you think the two parties keep each other in check?

Do you think the two parties keep each other in check?

Here's a novel idea: LET THEM FILIBUSTER!

Is There Sh*t in Your Salad? 39% of Bagged Salads Have Too Much Fecal Bacteria

A man who asked not to be identified wears a National Tea Party Convention shirt - pic

A Link To Actual Jim Crow Literacy Tests Used In Alabama

We are losing the propaganda battle.

Dixie Chicks National Anthem

Hugo Boss Threatens to Move Overseas if Workers Refuse $4/Hr Pay Cut

Imagine Charter in IN placed on probation. FL Imagine Charter tries to bring up F grade.

Mom: Cop Squeezed Breast Milk From Me

Is cannabis a progressive issue or not?

7 US States That Are Worse Off Than Greece, Portgal, Ireland, And Spain

President Obama's plan to use executive fiat to create a deficit commission: So Much For Openness

12 year old NY girl, handcuffed & taken to police station for doodling on desk

Obama Says We Should 'Take Our Time' on Health Care; Al Franken Rips White House for Lack of Leaders

I find the "Real America" Tea Party talk not only stupid, but offensive

I find the "Real America" Tea Party talk not only stupid, but offensive

I find the "Real America" Tea Party talk not only stupid, but offensive

God damn us democrats in Massachusetts for not being prepared for the special election!

Job Numbers: Which do you want - a positive political sound byte or accurate interpretation

GOP Chairman Steele: ‘after taxes, a million dollars is not a lot of money’

GOP Chairman Steele: ‘after taxes, a million dollars is not a lot of money’

Good question. "Tebow's Tears: Is God Really A Gator's Fan?"

Cry me a river: Card company results show waning credit card use

The New NCLB's Demand for Highly Unqualified Teachers

Media at the Tea Party Convention: one-to-one reporter-to-attendee

Dodd to introduce constitutional amendment to reverse campaign finance ruling

2011 education budget- $365.5 million in funding for charter and other autonomous schools.

NATO, Afghan Forces Prepare War’s Largest Joint Offensive

12 Leaders Cosponsor Amendment to Block Corporate Election Buying

Night shuttle launch may be seen on East Coast

Night shuttle launch may be seen on East Coast

Florida Christian Group Purposely Uses Wrong Photo To Mock Adoptive Couple

Cynthia McKinney recipient of the 'Peace through Conscience' award from Munich

Warning: Your Cell Phone May Be Hazardous to Your Health

Keep your eye on Greece this weekend and next week

Mentally disabled 'self-advocates' oppose use of word 'retarded' (PC run amok?)

NBC Cafeteria Celebrates Black History Month With Fried Chicken Special

Bush, Cheney and the Great Escape

Meet the New Boss: Obama Nominates Extremist to Head DEA

Isn't it nice Tim Tebow's mom was given the CHOICE not to have an abortion?

On the subject of Avatar--and YES, this is pertinent.

Ah, geez. Why doesn't Arianna Huffington just join the Tea Party and get it over with.

Jim Garrison on Fascism

Rahm Emanuel regarding AG Holder: “Didn’t he get the memo that we’re not re-litigating the past?”

Faces of Meth - Before/After

I have finally heard a new definition of "chutzpah" - Un-frigging-believable...

President Obama taking heat over mispronunciation of "Corpsmen."

Some really really major changes have happened here since I last visited.

NC Old Rasputin - It's just fucking good!

Grateful Dead - Cold, Rain & Snow @ Radio City 10-31-80

Phish 1999-09-17 Cold Rain And Snow w/ Phil Lesh

Hey. George C. Scott, Is It In The File?

oh fuck it

okay. NON- talking sex robot on the market. 700,000 dollars.

The Friends of Distinction, "Grazing In The Grass" (1970)

Tapestry by Carole King

Whoa, today is a buddy's (old) birthday, & I took cupcakes, AND it's my (deceased) dad's birthday, t

Paul Gilbert tackles one of George's finest songs, "It's All Too Much"...not George, not bad...

What Would Your Dream/Fantasy Be For The Super Bowl National Anthem And Halftime Show?

It's about damn time!

Everything is going with intention.

Question for our Louisiana-based contingent about King Cakes

The Zomby Woof Semi-Nightly Potpourri Break, 2/4/10

What should I do with the family deeds?

A little bit of Alaska for you - some photos

"The Bodyguard Group Official Press Release" on Tila Nguyen, A.K.A. "Tila Tequila"

i got 20,000 or so posts here

Type O Negative - Blood And Fire

Bwuhahaha! Big typo in Fringe! Scroll into NYC, and big letters say "Manhatan"

If you're an ol' fogey like me who was a teen in the late 70's bio channel is doing the ABBA story.

Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha!

I'm a danger to myself and others. (video)

MC Solaar & Ron Carter - Un Angel En Danger

Do you believe this shit?

Confians

WEATHER REPORT - Corner Pocket

Ok, talking non-sex Rabrrrrrr available for $400 million.

Soap opera fans, a sad day...

Bobby Hutcherson - Montara (The Roots remix)

Anybody else STILL have a GORE-LIEBERMAN bumper sticker --AND laminated?!1 n/t

Let My Dreams Come True

Did you ever wonder what a trillion dollar bailout might look like? If so . . .

40 wild birds play a Gibson Les Paul guitar

A question that is not a request for medical advice. A weird thing:

Have you seen the ads for this on TV?

I can't stop laughing at this ad!

Does Facebook need to keep fucking with its format every few months ?

Springsteen sues NYC bar over royalties

My other brilliant idea!

I just realized I went to school with Campbell Brown

What's a word for "glass" or "cup" that means exactly the following...?

20 pounds of duck legs in my fridge - ask me anything!!

Masculine women! Feminine men!

Harry S. Plinkett reviews Avatar

Weather experts! I can't understand why New England isn't getting this storm.

Chevy Chase might be the unfunniest human being currently alive

Video: "Jersey Shore" star Snooki flips of Philly as she's booed at a chicken wing eating contest

Hmmm, what a coincidence.

Good morning Lounge

I have an idea for a movie, it's called, "Soundtrack, the movie".

We made something different for the crock pot this week. Pizza soup!

Check out the incredible Ayub Ogada on my music blog

Quick. Someone come up with an LOLcat or a psuedo inspirational poster for this photo:

"Actually, a dog found it."

Sexist Doublestandard: my fiance can wear my shirts all day long

Chevy Chase, Maryland might just be the funniest DC suburb out there.

Chevy Chase, Maryland might just be the funniest DC suburb out there.

WTF?

I'm beginning to sense a very disturbing trend with our friend Holly.

Bob Costas brings a metric ass ton of gravitas to every sport he touches

Do you think this cough syrup works?

Everything I do gonh be funky

Everything I do gonh be funky

I trust the Gene Genie

Has anyone been in residential treatment for a mental illness?

Do you ever answer your own questions out loud? I think I do sometimes.

13 Things Your Burglar Won’t Tell You

Avatar Ebert review - James Cameron just got re-elected King of the World

Type O Negative - Wolf Moon

Tiger: RELEASED from rehab, CURED of sex addiction. Is the final exam true/false or multiple choice?

What's that white stuff falling from the sky?

Proofreading is a dying art...

Have you ever Googled "googol"?

Things to do in Southern California when it rains.

The GREASING OF THE POLES has been moved up one week

I saw the Book of Eli the other night. It was totally intense & engaging.

I just realized that my age will be XXX in roman numerals pretty soon.

I Lost 14 Pounds Since the Beginning of the Year

I have a question about Torchwood, now watching the 2nd season.

toilet cleaning responsibility

On the Today Show today: tips to help women fake it

What is the correct pronunciation of "b'hoy"

Avatar - mini review. Bad bad... 5/10

Personality changes with alcohol

The Athol of Massachusetts

Disturbing Microsoft Office Clip Art

Name something so GOOD, that it must be inherently evil

Funny bumper snicker idea in my paper today

Phone interview for grad school: 1/2 hour only

Why do people post every intimate detail of their personal lives on facebook??

Name some funny dreams you've had about celebrities.

What is the correct pronunciation of "Norwich" (as in CT, not the dog, et al)?

I'm getting a big surprize tonight!

'Idol' producers want Howard Stern to replace Cowell

Favorite modern era comedic roles for women in TV.

Super Bowl: Who are you for?

Do you read Novels, or is real life too exciting now to bother with Fiction and novels?

I'm sorry, the 1970's rocked

Do you ever smile & nod politely while not listening to a SINGLE word the other person is saying?

My friend lost his battle with cancer this morning...

What Are You Reading? The February Inclement Weather Edition

A Super Bowl Alternative: "Dr. Zhivago" on HD Net Movies at 3PM PST/6PM EST, Sunday 2/7/10!

What's Your Blood Type?

To what extent does language determine the way we think or experience the world?

What's the last foreign-language movie you watched? Was it any good?

Am I the only one NOT watching the Superbowl?

Vibes for my husband, please...

It was Snowpocalypse in DC in December. On Friday, it's Snowmageddon.

Charlie Sheen's Mercedes Benz Commits SUICIDE!!!

Audrey Hepburn was not beautiful.

Self-Delete.

Obama calls for talks with GOP on health care, then vote by Congress

President Obama tells Democrats to keep faith

WH: "New Mothers Get Digital Helper Right on Their Phones"

Law official: Airline bomb suspect flips on cleric, the one that was NOT tortured

I loves me some Obama thread

Photos: The Obama Presidency, February 4, 2010, "Keep the Faith"

Will Scott Brown be a typical Party of No obstructionist and vote against the Senate jobs bills

Palin Camp Rips Limbaugh, Hits His “Retard” Comment As “Crude And Demeaning”

Is anyone watching Olbermann? Howard Fineman is in full panic mode

Two more bills passed in the House with no Republican votes.

Scott Browns FIRST fulibuster could be the jobs bill

Biden ponders filibuster reform - "never seen a time when it's become standard operating procedure"

Ezra Klein: What's Chris Dodd's Game?

This is really a window of opportunity for a third party to appear

Why doesn't the media focus on the racism in the tea party

The President was correct. Nice. But what about results?

What I wish Obama would say

Wonder if the markets will recover after the unexpected 9.7% drop they were expecting 10.1%

What was the off the books lodges being setup for, 10X normal cabins size,

Obama approval among states for 2009 - Hawaii warmest to Obama

Kerry (Senate) and Bill Delahunt ( House) introduce International Violence Against Women Act

WH: "today’s employment report contains encouraging signs of gradual labor market healing."

Sen. Dorgan: Republicans Ignore Facts and Their Own Record as Democrats Strengthen Economy...

Economy Sheds 20,000 Jobs But Rate Drops to 9.7 Percent

Shelby has handed a bullet to the Democrats

Remarks by the President at DNC Fundraising Dinner

Biden: "So many people have bet on our demise that it absolutely drives me crazy!"

Shelby's Office Confirms Holds. "Terra...Terra..."

Senator "Traitor" Shelby puts hold on Obama nominees to help FRANCE!

NYT: Dodd says talks with GOP at impasse. Signals 'it's time to move the process forward.'

CBPP statement on President Obama's budget

Coons to challenge Castle for Senate seat

Scozzafava-ed again in New York?

Poll: Newsom leads lieutenant governor's race

Karl, you're embarrassing yourself

Krugman on Fiscal Scare Tactics

Economists React: Jobs Report Has More Good Than Bad

A little bit about what all is in the Unemployment numbers:

Joe Conason: Republicans revive a debate they lost, badly

Two GOP Challengers Have More Cash Than McHenry

Report: Shelby Blocks All Obama Nominations In The Senate Over AL Earmarks

You know all the money the Senate and House health care bills are projected to cost?

"Another Day, Another Disappointing Political Ploy Obstructing Progress"

Records show that Sarah Palin has not paid any property taxes on cabins (AP)

Ken Salazar: Oil And Gas Interests ‘Do Not Own The Nation’s Public Lands’

Obama attends CIA Khost memorial

Obama: Hey, We've Been Through This

Mr. President you won't lose healthcare because you lost Massachusetts

Obama Admits Health Care Overhaul May Die On Hill

Make Shelby the face of the Republican Party...

Time: Why a GOP Ad Man Dreams of Electric Sheep

Decoding Obama's Health Care Plan

Krugman: Jobs Are Up! I Mean Down! Whatever …

White House, Gibbs Blasts Shelby Hold on Nominees

Shelby’s Hold Could Help Enrich One Of His Biggest Contributors

Inside the White House Press Corps: Savannah Guthrie

Tibet's Star Activist Warns Obama

How to become a respected elected official.

Obama: 'Take our time' on finalizing health care

Today's Republican Party: hypocritical, intolerant and offensive

Unemployment good news

Blumenthal: Law Threatening Bysiewicz's AG Hopes Is Valid

TPM: Dems to Force GOP Vote on Anti-Social Security Privatization Resolution

Contradicting his GOP colleagues, Cornyn declines rematch with Obama

Big Ed: Harry Reed is going to loose in Nov. so he needs to get something done

"Sen. Cornyn: No thanks to President Obama Q & A "

President Obama to throw bipartisan Super Bowl party

Pelosi Slams GOP For Reviving Call To Privatize Social Security, Medicare

PHOTO Chuckle.

Stupid ass Drudge takes the NEGATIVE view in the unemployment data

Tea partiers skip prayer and Pledge of Allegiance at opening of national convention.

SHELBY: IF I DON'T GET PORK, THE TERRORISTS WIN....

Here we go again with the media going after dem's in Illinois

Time for Confrontation - Lets have a real filibuster - Here are the rules

Time for Confrontation - Lets have a real filibuster - Here are the rules

White House articulating a case for ending the filibuster permanently

Bachmann on Obama: 'HE WANTS TO ANNIHILATE US!'

Cao will be sole GOPer to attend White House Super Bowl party

Has anyone ever heard of the "Turnip Day" session?

Robert Shrum: Democrats Need to Start Fighting Back

"the biggest Democratic political problem of the day is ... picking among the several GOP scandals"

62 seats in the Senate remains a possibility.

How to get rid of republican lawmakers: Dare them.

Obama's HCR plan? FORCE the GOP to talk about it on camera?

Michael Steele: "Trust me, after taxes, a million dollars is not a lot of money."

Is Obama stuck on stupid with this bipartisanship crap

Spitzer Considers Run Against Gillibrand

Job Losses Under Bush and Obama - The Picture Speaks for Itself

From his MOUTH: Obama admits that HE WON'T fucking QUIT on passing Health Care Overhaul

Your FUCKED UP MEDIA hard at work: "Nearly" 600 'Delegates' (teabaggers) meeting is News?????

Tancredo at teabaggers convention: law that kept blacks from voting should be reinstated

White House: Shelby’s Holds A Potential Threat To Our Security

Fears of 'Lehman-style' tsunami as crisis hits Spain and Portugal

Disneyland Resorts Workers Turn To Hunger Strike In Two year Fight For Contract

Senate panel backs Obama's judge nominee (Edward Chen)

Arpaio's office could face sanctions over records

Pentagon to stock health facilities with morning-after pill

LA mayor lays off 1,000 employees in budget crisis

Sweden wants explanation on Baltic nuclear 'dumping'

Haiti food distribution network fully operational

Red Cross convoy attacked in Gaza

Several casualties feared in Karachi blast

Lethal Nato bombing details leaked

GOP lawmakers seek to suspend Calif. climate law

Detectives question climate change scientist over email leaks

Bomb kills US soldier in Afghanistan: NATO

Anti-Semitic incidents rise to record

Venezuela: Chavez equates Twitter with terrorism

Tea party opening speaker suggests blacks be kept from voting

Youngest World War II service casualty identified

EPIC (Electronic Privacy Information Center) Objects To Google-NSA Cyber Partnership

Car Bomb Kills 27 Shiite Pilgrims in Iraq

Deadly blast in Iraq's Karbala city

Pro-West ex-Iraqi PM slams de-Baathification

S&P, Dow futures down after jobs data

Ford offers to fix up to 17,600 Fusion hybrid brake glitch

Ford Fusion hybrid brake glitch

Palin cabins not noted in tax assessments

Toyota investigating brakes in Lexus hybrids

Gov't buys $2.5M in Super Bowl ads to boost census

BAE Systems handed £280m criminal fines in UK and US

US Tea Party convention begins

Palin's Campaign Against the "R-word" Hits Snag with Limbaugh

JPMorgan CEO gets $16 million pay package

Investors Fear Europe’s Woes May Extend Global Slump

Taliban to execute US soldier if Aafia not released

Palin e-mail reveals a powerful ‘first dude’

Job losses from Great Recession about to get worse

FBI arrests head of SK Foods in massive fraud case

Ford offers fix for Fusion hybrid brake glitch

Danish Forces Free Ship Captured by Pirates--first time warship intervened during hijacking

Sen. Shelby puts hold on all Obama nominees

Abortions higher among religious school students

Boston officer fired over Gates case comments

Brazil: Suspect in US nun's killing ordered jailed

US faults command over Afghan ambush that killed 8

U.S. Unemployment Fell to 9.7% in January; Payrolls Drop 20,000

Tea Party Convention's Racial Brouhaha: Obama Won Because Jim Crow-era Law Not On Books - Tancredo

Obama admits health care overhaul may die on Hill

Army curtails plan to cut spending for world bases

Industry Lobbying Imperils Overhaul of Student Loans

Powerful storm bears down on East Coast

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday February 5

TSA orders Richmond airport to give security clearance to felon

Tea Party convention begins in Nashville

Republican lawmaker's budget plan gets Obama's attention

Anthem Blue Cross dramatically raising rates for Californians with individual health policies

Tibet temperature 'highest since records began' say Chinese climatologists

World Bank Welcomes Steps by Swiss Government to Ensure Stolen Funds Go To Haiti

School Shooting at Discovery Middle School

Canadian companies poised to win exemption from Buy American

FBI wants records kept of (all) Web sites visited

Turkish girl reportedly buried alive for talking to boys

South Carolina measure requiring terrorists to register for $5 becomes law

Wells Fargo to Poach, Train 1,400 Brokers This Year

Ex-Argentine military leaders face 25 years prison

President Obama's Remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast

LiberalViewer: GOP Leader Wont Meet Obama in Middle?

Robert McChesney and John Nichols on The Death and Life of American Journalism

EyesOnFox: Is Obama going to get us all killed?

Holding Bush Accountable

Thom Hartmann - Tea Partier Shane Brooks is Protesting the Tea Party Convention

Countdown - Professor Jonathan Turley: U.S. Can Kill American Terrorists Abroad w/o Trial

Sean James and Al Joyner respond to the Tebow Super Bowl ad

DNC Ad Slams GOP for Snuggling Up to Wall Street: "They're Doing It Again"

Smart Remarks: Regulate this!

Imagine There's No President

Rush wants to be Obama's "father figure"

Dylan Ratigan: Senate Financial Reform Gutted?

Lt. Gov Candidate Cohen - 'Pretty Creepy Person' Now Wants to Help the People

DNC Ad Hits Shelby and GOP for Playing Politics: "Empty Chairs"

Randi Rhodes...National Prayer Breakfast

Rachel Maddow: GOP doubles down on whoring for banks, big business

Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 1 Chapter 3

Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 1 Chapter 2

Hugo Boss Workers Fight to Save their Jobs

Kimmel's Tim Tebow Super Bowl response ad

American Mother & Baby Killed While C.I.A. Agents Observe

Author Of 'Shadow Elite' Janine Wendel On The Dylan Ratigan Show

Adam & Eve or is it Adam & Steve???

Card-carrying teabagger

I am holding a picture of our next President of the United States...heh heh ha huh ha heh huh ha!

Reid Blasts Shelby: Security At Stake As GOP Delays Nominations

LiberalViewer: Biggest Stock Market Gain In A President's 1st Yr Since Before WWII - FoxNews Reports

Michigan: Police protect teabaggers from angry crowd

Bud Light - Clothing Drive... Sexist?

Frank Schaeffer on Shannyn Moore Show Part 1

VIDEO: Father Of Slain Soldier Battles Funeral Protesters In Court

Fadi Abu Sa'da, Palestine: Resentment Caused by the Country of Wonders’ Visa Process

La Repubblica, Italy: The Novel of the Rebellious America

US is forced to come clean over dirty war in Pakistan

Toyota Pedal Recall May Spur U.S. to Require New Brake Override Systems

"Five myths about America's credit card debt"...(WaPo)

U.S. Says 200 Troops on the Ground in Pakistan

Larry King Strikes Back at Mitch McConnell

Illinois Court Overturns Malpractice Statute.

Jeremy Scahill: The Expanding US War in Pakistan

AlterNet: Fury at Wall St. Banks Fuels Public Action for Move Your Money Campaign

Obama Calls Out GOP, but Nobody's Home (nonetheless, keep it up__JW)

Eugene Robinson: Stealing Fire From the Gods

Fiscal Scare Tactics

The crisis is not over

Idaho Baptist Adoption Suspects Planned to ‘Gather’ 100 Haitian Orphans, Cross Border

KC Star: Tancredo's Tea Party screed

MSNBC: Alaska e-mails show Todd Palin deeply involved in state matters

A Basic Survival Package

Al Franken lays into David Axelrod over health care bill

Barney Frank goes after the Disinformation machine of GOP and it's helper M$M hail Barney Frank!

White House attacks Republican tactics of delay - really good. Let's see more of this straight talk!

Consolidating the Coup in Honduras

Senate Dems to tackle joblessness with series of bills - count on GOP filibuster!

Adolf Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' to be republished in Germany

Democrats introduce Bill to Repeal Health Insurance Anti-Trust Exemption

The Big Con - good site for learning of GOPs manifold perfidies - Institute for America's Future

TYT: Why Glenn Beck Going After President Obama's Name (Barack) Is So Terrible & Stupid

The Dystopia Conservatives Built

CounterSpin on Haiti

Tea Party baggers 'suggest' return to literacy test before you vote

Boehner says he doesn't trust the President be bipartisan. REALLY? WHAT THE FUCK HAS THE PRESIDENT

The Sorcerer's Apprentice

'Staying True' by Jenny Sanford

Here's an idea: Everyody sell your Toyota's cheap to REpublicans. Maybe we'll get lucky

Really? Are We That Thin-Skinned?

Süddeutsche Zeitung: Bankrupt by 2020

Records: Palin cabins not noted in tax assessments

Shelby put blanket hold on ALL NOMINEES (including Security nominees) more attacks on our democracy

Weekend Economists Masquerade Weekend Feb. 4-7, 2010

Buy, Buy American Pie

What is the Carbon footprint of tar-sands oil? -- Greenpeace

Renewable Energy Jobs and the Future

Gas Sites Spur Air Fears

ODAC Newsletter - Feb 5

Drumbeat: February 5, 2010

Argentina oil and gas output falls

Wind power growth limited by radar conflicts

California EPA Approves Gas-Fired Power Plant

Current Winter Arctic Ocean Ice Formation Rate About 1/3 Of That Recorded In 1980s

More Companies Interested In FutureGen For "Clean Coal" Plant To Be Built . . . Someday . . .

EU Document Shows Plans To Reclassify Oil Palm Plantations As "Forests" - i.e. Clearcutting OK

Last Member Of One Of Earth's Most Ancient Human Cultures Dies In Andaman Islands - AFP

Energy chief defends Yucca Mountain determination

Prominent Skeptic Admits January 2010 Hottest Ever

Obama USDA Dumps National Animal Identification System Plan - NYT

Study Projects India's Coal Consumption To Quadruple By 2030 - NYT

Sweden wants explanation on Baltic nuclear 'dumping'

Gregoire: nuclear energy must be considered

California turbines frozen in Minnesota wind

Utah State Rep. - Global Warming A Giant Conspiracy To Limit Human Population Growth

Authorities find radioactive waste ship sunk by mafia

Plutonium levels in fish the Barents Sea off the coast of Finland.

Sanders Introduces Major Solar Energy Initiative:

Chinese Gov. Imposes Ban On Independent Reporting Of Latest Melamine Scandal - AFP

Genetically-Modified Forest to Replace Native Pines in U.S. Southeast:

Atmospheric releases of Uranium and Thorium at 18 tons per average Coal plant? True?

Utah Farm Bureau Demanding Apology From BYU Scientists For "Attacking" Climate Skeptics

but..but..but..what about CLEAN coal??????????

UK climate scepticism 'on the rise', BBC poll shows

Assuming the worst, what would you say to distant future humans?

How much will nuclear cost U.S. citizens?

President Obama Says Clean Coal is Necessary

dupe

Right Place, Right Time. Tom Condon is the luckiest man in the world.

Another blizzard expected in DC but----

Happy Birthday Hank Aaron! Baseball's TRUE Home Run King!

Thoughtful (Civilized) Nation Questioning Whether Anyone Can Really 'Win' The Super Bowl

Can we have a little wager on the Super Bowl?

Kovalchuk traded to Devils

Bill Dudley, Slow, Small, but an N.F.L. Star, Dies at 88

Good Shabos!

USC Gets Oral Commitment from 7th Grade QB

Stone Cold - Lead Pipe - Lock. 35-31 Saints!

49ers CB Eric Green forcibly sodomized transgender New Yorker Angelina Mavilia

Ex Cowboy Michael Irvin accused of rape..

Mixed Views of Hamas and Hezbollah in Largely Muslim Nations

Red Cross convoy attacked in Gaza

IDF legal official: Israel should probe Goldstone Gaza report

Video: Theatre in the shadow of the Palestinian Nakba

Gaza war saw anti-Semitic attacks rise to record high

Guatemala: municipal trade unionist murdered

Haiti: For `orphans,' a life of neglect, pain

Brazil: Suspect in US nun's killing ordered jailed

Consolidating the Coup in Honduras

Paramilitaries, successors still terrorizing Colombia

YouTube coup in a dirty war

El Salvador issues official apology for civil war abuses

Colombian Trade Unionists Win SOLIDAR Award for Struggle for Human Rights

Ex-Argentine military leaders face 25 years prison

There's Real Hope From Haiti -- And It's Not What You'd Expect

Honduras’ Porfirio “Pepe” Lobo: Another Disaster for Central American Democracy Waiting in the Wing

Venezuela: Chavez equates Twitter with terrorism

Public Supports Government Spending On Infrastructure And Jobless Aid

Asbestos Rains Down on Chilly Delphi Workers, but UAW's in a Deep Freeze

New report exposes sweatshop conditions in factories making NFL jerseys

i thought this was interesting

Ne State union (10,500) to wage freeze: No

Homeowner Shoots Intruder; OKC Police Arrest Suspects

Russia to grant Sri Lanka $300 mln loan to buy armaments

Accidental shooting victim flown to Columbia hospital

Man, 63, Arrested For Having Large Cache Of Guns

Article: Self-Proclaimed Pro-Gun Progressive Says Proposed Assault-Weapons Ban Makes No Sense

Can't get a gun here? No problem: Florida will issue permit, and local police must honor it. Phila.

Just in time for tax season...........

I think it's time we started a letter writing campaign.

There should be more common sense laws on these things.

Suppose She Had Been Armed and Aware

Nebraska considers "castle doctrine" ...

Brazilian general: Gays should not lead troops

Rachel Maddow Interviews Gene Robinson

The State of the Movement: Speeches aren't change, change is more than words

Prop 8ers pushing to be on redistrict panels in California

Here's what I call doing it right: Queer Ontario

Obama: "We may disagree about gay marriage..."

Monogamy: Gender vs. Sexual Orientation

Heterosexual questionnaire

Google Earth Images From 1966

Best science blogs

Hubble scores a perfect 10..

Large Synoptic Survey Telescope: 8.4 m and 3.2 gigapixels, images whole sky every 3 days..

Who does Neil deGrasse Tyson think he is?

Science Friday - 'Manufacturing Depression'

Last Ever Night Shuttle Launch Visible From Eastern United States

Jamie does homework x4

red sky in the morning...

Again....and so soon. Snow from my bedroom window this morning.

good morning louie

My friend Diane Benson is running for lieutenant governor

Face Behind The Face

Things that go click in the night

Caribbean photos (if you're tired of winter scenes...)

Had my tarot reading--ask me anything!

Telekinesis.

The Economy

Bulgaria, Serbia Are ‘Vulnerable’ to Greek Crisis, Yields Soar

Portuguese govt defeated on austerity measures

BOA cuts deal with SEC, settles huge lawsuit for pennies.

Hungarian Stocks Enter Correction, Bonds Fall on European Debt

Russia Default Swaps Jump Most Since August in Greece Fallout

Ha! Italy pursuing fraud cases against BOA, other banks.

Bluegold denies market rumours

Calpers And Others Pressure Hedge Funds For More Transparency

Vietnam: Central Bank Orders Gold Sales

It Pays to Default On Your Mortgage…It Pays Someone

Swiss central bank aggressively pushes franc down

Fears of 'Lehman-style' tsunami as crisis hits Spain and Portugal

New study maps the effects of acupuncture on the brain

Insulin Study Could Lead to New Dosage Devices -- Artificial Pancreas

Are Greek Sovereign Debt Tremors a Start of a New Phase of the Crisis?

Lobbying Imperils Overhaul of Student Loans

Bounced out of school

Lincoln pays $25,000 to be named one of the top school districts in Michigan

Another spectacularly successful parent teacher conference day!

Study: Segregation rife at charter schools

World's oldest monastery in Egypt opens doors for pilgrims

Russian Satanic cult foiled in attempt to infiltrate police

Berliners fight anti-Semitism among Muslims

Evangelizing Xians can be so obnoxious.

Haiti charges U.S. church members with kidnap

CBC: Gluten hosts concern parishioners

Calvinism: A cancer on Christianity

It's World Nutella Day

Whats cooking over here, guys?

Which is better for braising...Boston Butt or Pork Shoulder?

I'm making Turkey Sausage and Chicken Gumbo for Super Bowl Sunday

For those that like them, I found a great weekly dinner planner.

Red Velvet

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