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Archives: February 8, 2010

Dockers just took down their web site with their Superbowl Ad

Thank you to the thoughtful person for my second heart! Luv ya!

thank you for the Valentine hearts.

It must have been posted here before... Urban Dictionary's unsavory definitions of a teabagger.

Budweiser Bridge commercial stupid. Not funny!

Going Rogue

Tonight is one of those nights where I like Dolby Surround.

There are people who can play Chopin piano concertos that make you cry

BTW I already predicted the game would be dominated by field goals.

MN's organizing activists, RNC 8's hearing packs courtroom

Stiffler from American Pie playing drums?

Pete Townshend, looks like Walter Matthau

Are the DLC the modern-day "Bourbon Democrats"?

Thom Hartmann on CSpan's Q&A show right now

Freakin tv only goes up to 59 for The Who.

Politicians who can connect with people win

Politicians who can connect with people win

Politicians who can connect with people win

I'm still on my knees praying

I'm still on my knees praying

Economist Joe Stiglitz is on CSpan2 rignt now

"He always makes that little gesture. Its because of his faith."

Obama "Palin Would Have Quit by Now" Magnet 2" x 3" Metallic

Buy gold! Geithner says risk of double dip recession low...

Iran detains 7 ’spies’ tied to US-funded radio station

BBC: - an overwhelmingly white, middle-aged army

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

The Superbowl will be on the big plasma screen where I live..

The decay of our civilization

"Never underestimate your enemy." Who said that, please?

At first I laughed and then they won me over. Who!

Did Palin's supporters "Out Faux" the DNC? That stuff on Sarah's Hand

Businesses: Health care costs stymie expansion

BREAKING: HUGE Beer and Rum shortage in Miami!!

The Kitty Half time Show is on now! 10 p.m. ET

That's a helluva way to start the 2nd half!

Super Bowl Commercials

Who the Fuck are you?

School bombing exposes Obama’s secret war inside Pakistan

watch Bourbon Street Live.....

Here's how I remembered who to root for today

Laissez les bon temps roulez! Let's hear it for the Saints!

Saints owner Tom Benson on his head coach... "I think I could KISS him!"

Super Bowl Cancelled

HEY! Whoever gave me that Valentine heart - thank you!

HEY! Whoever gave me that Valentine heart - thank you!

Harlem in Montmarte is on PBS right now. WATCH IT! The footage is amazing.

U.S. Mid-Atlantic Cleans Up From Snow; More Coming

Superbowl Great... commercials mostly stupid!

What was the deal with the "Tebow and his mom" ad?

Oh when those Saints come marching in.........

Waste Management just raised my quarterly bill from $42 to $45

Body found in landing gear bay of Delta airliner

Laissez les bon temps rouler encore!

Fuck OFF, FloTV. eom

The Unofficial SuperBowl Commercial Thread

Best commercial so far: The David Letterman, Oprah Winfrey, Jay Leno

What is the url where the senate health care bill is online?

Linus Torvalds: Google's Nexus One First Mobile Phone I Don't Hate

Now who said The Saints couldn't get er done?

Just Gimme Some Truth

Letter from Mark Twain to a Snake Oil Salesman

OMG OMG!!! The Tea Party abbreviation is "T.P."!!! OMG ROFL

A Bad Word — When Democrats Use It

My buddy sitting next to me: The Who should change their name to The Why. nt

I thought we had surely seen the worst presidential candidate in our nation's history when we saw

Hey, just want to thank you for the hearts.. whoever you are..

How important is politics?

We had a Second Line Parade at the Bayou Tavern in Madison!

Digg asks for questions for Toyota USA president:

Defense Spending Has Been Growing More Rapidly Than Social Security

Note to any Louisiana DU'ers

The Census commercial looks like a waste

11 Years

11 Years

How Rich Are You?

HuffPo Flashback: Levi Johnston, Early Show, 10/27/09: Palin joked about Trig, her "retarded baby"

Sarah isn't serious about running for POTUS.

Would I be correct in saying that 2.5 million dollars were spent on the Tebow commercial

Would I be correct in saying that 2.5 million dollars were spent on the Tebow commercial

Next in Line for a Bailout: Social Security

The Who sucked!

The Who sucked!

Football is a brutal, violent, repetitive pile up of grunting brutes with little finesse or interest

Todays top post was plagiarized from a DU thread I wrote a few months ago

For those of you who want to reach out to the teabaggery:

Good movies to convey Jewish culture to 7th graders?

US youth unemployment soars

Afghan villages abandoned before Nato-led operation

So the Saints, the team with the pro-gay pro-choice player, won. Is it a sign from God?

Thank you "someone" for my heart. nt

thanx to you out there for the valentine heart.

CBS Wasted a Huge Opportunity with "Undercover Boss."

DU'ers rejoice! Football is OVER! I repeat, OVER! Take a breath and celebrate... but wait!

Thank you for my heart...Someone out there loves me!....n/t

Did you hear the news? The GOP is sponsoring a remake: "Dumb & Dumber Part Deux"

IL crazy dem Lt Gov candidate cohen FINALLY QUIT!

Calif. law to free inmates early draws protests


"What I noticed was the bracelet...she’s a great mom."

So when the Democratic Party calls you this year for support...

Support Anti-Trust Regulations for the Insurance Industry (

Are conservative working class people being prepared by RW pundits for VIOLENCE against liberals?

To everyone who doesn't give a rat's ass about the Super Bowl

New York Daily News gets one right

Alan Grayson tears Pat Robertson a new asshole!

Paul Krugman:America Is Not Yet Lost

Japan balks at $2 billion to host U.S. troops

It was suggested that I post this was very upsetting, wish I could have done more.

Why do people care if their team wins in sports?

I wanna go to Jack in the Box now.

I wanna go to Jack in the Box now.

Military commanders take on stigma regarding suicides

A little boy near death with cancer and the New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.

Today's Epic Fail

Thank you for the heart you wonderful person!!

Sarah who? No, who dat!!

Vermont fights to get lead out; state settles with discount retailer over toxic jewelry

A Farewell to Ice

‘Warrior ethos’ emphasized in UFC partnership

OK, I'm not a US resident, "gridiron" football ain't my thing, but Scott Fujita is my new hero.

World's tallest tower lookout suddenly shuttered !

How did Dave get Leno to do a Late Show promo?

Chris Wallace When Asked If Palin Would Be Sitting On His Lap During Interview: "One Can Only Hope"

Think-Tanks Take Oil Money and Use it to Fund Climate Deniers

Chinese Police Shut Down Hacker Training Business

Chinese Police Shut Down Hacker Training Business

Body found in airplane wheel well at Tokyo airport

U.S. soldier 'waterboarded his own daughter, 4,

As a nonsports fan, when someone wins the superbowl, doesn't the news talk about it for a few days?

I did not see a Tim Tebow commercial - did CBS yank it?

A Beer for Stronger Bones? This Study's Not For You

So, when does Congress repeal the Sugar Protectionism

Andre Bauer's disgusting guest column in local paper.

hmmmm, lead-in to story on Sandford on NPR

Requirements for a healthy economy

U.S., EU Issue Rare Joint Statement Against Iranian Human Rights Abuses

Palin says she's more informed now, puzzled as to why Obama won't nuke Iran

Podesta Calls On McConnell To Apologize For Denigrating FBI Interrogation Of Abdulmuttalab

Right wing group, Accuracy in Media, defends Uganda's "Kill the Gays" Bill

American Action Network: Who's Putting Up The Money?

Joe Scum usually pushes the official RETHUG

THANK YOU to whoever gave me the heart--what a wonderful way to start my day.

The Mob, at its most powerful, had nothing on today's Banksters

The Real Tea Partiers

Bond, Hoekstra, GOP Leaders Claim Ignorance on FBI Procedure

Missionaries Charged With Kidnapping In Haiti

Special-needs mom Palin: 'I agree with Limbaugh' that liberals are 'retards'

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington is on TCM.

Ohio Strip Club Hosts 'Lap Dances For Haiti'

Why didn't any of these men say anything?

To point out the obvious: The difference between Obama's Teleprompter and Palin's palm notes

"Seven Days in May" ... this evening, 6pm Eastern, TCM.

NPR poll needs some DU Love

Soft Drinks Could Boost Pancreatic Cancer Risk

Soft Drinks Could Boost Pancreatic Cancer Risk

Richard Clarke: 'GOP's Terrorism Assaults On Obama-Designed For Political Gains In Case Of Attack'

Vets wrongly charged for free care, IG finds

How Dick Armey got Screwed by the Tea Party Convention.

Bill White gets Democratic endorsement with low-key, reasoned approach to problem solving

I'm looking for help on the concept of a living constitution.

NY Governor Patterson to resign?

What is that Progressive Tea Party movement I just read about?

Tell Reid to get a spine. Ask, demand, plead for some action.

Can I get a witness? to all Politicians current and prospective (yes its a rant)

Jesse Watters, Fox Nation Editor, Hypes Hypothetical Tea Party – GOP Merger

If Obama would only declare War on Iran he might win re-election

37 million Americans received food aid in 2009

Talk about changed times

Happy to see Cohen quit the Illinois race

Happy to see Cohen quit the Illinois race

why is Egypt so mean?

Snowstorm predicted to hit northeast.....So of course the price of natural gas must rise, right?

Freeps wrap their tiny little brains around the concept of Palin "taking on" Obama in 2012

Payton's Pick just paid my mortgage this month

Judge in Prop 8 trial outed

Jennifer Granholm giving the State of the State - and my mind compares her to Palin

Cindy ADAMS's scenario for SCOTUS: BIDEN to the court; Hillary to Veep

Sands shifting for Africa's nomadic herders

i think sarahs handjob was staged

We need a commander-in-chief, not a law professor

Just a heads up, The View is going to discuss Palin's Palm Reading! lol! nt

Republican Governor says No New Taxes. Fighting Democrats consider cutting health & education.

Extend the Bush taxcuts ?

Extend the Bush taxcuts ?

Doritos Ruled the Night

It's very strange to see a pro-life commercial with pro-footballers who are not abstinent

Whitehouse to host Civil Rights Music Night

Iran Launches Production Lines For Unmanned Planes

Questions about nuclear waste at Hanford

Mother of all fire lookout jobs just posted: 14-mile pack in with mule team. Nez Perce NF, Idaho.

Draft Bill Halter: Drop the Phone Bomb!

Cspan is showing HER again !!!!!!! A repeat of her talk.

Laura Flanders' segment on the FotF ad: Feminism, the Super Bowl, and the Media

Ethan Watters on America's crazy exports

Unemployment: Are They Really Going To Stop Benefits To We Newly Jobless After 26 Weeks?

Best Of The Super Bowl (...besides who won)

Obama seems to still think that being polite to Republicans will save our country.

One of David Horsey's cartoons that's permanently relevant : "Man and religion, a synopsis."

One of David Horsey's cartoons that's permanently relevant : "Man and religion, a synopsis."

"Wingnuts" Author uncovers the first Birther—and finds she's a Hillary Clinton supporter.

The FCC Considers Ramping Up Crusade Against “Robo Callers”

Bob Cratchit is the model for the new American middle class

Is Alaska "the most diverse state in the union"? (Palin quote)

One of These Pollsters is on Crack.

Fundies "APPALLED" by Armani Exchange posters (Translation: The posters feature same-sex couples)

"In A Message to Democrats, Wall St. Sends Cash to GOP" by David Kirkpatrick (NYT via CNBC)

"In A Message to Democrats, Wall St. Sends Cash to GOP" by David Kirkpatrick (NYT via CNBC)

As U.S. surge begins, Canada begins total exit planning. So General MacCHRYSTAL,

Costa Rica Elects Female President

The impact of advertising on the Super Bowl is a disaster.

Other notes seen on Sarah Palin's hand-

I hope Jack Cafferty reads my comment on the air!

The impact of advertising on the Super Bowl is a disaster.

Lonely Teabags

Lonely Teabags

US, China swap more tariffs

Super Bowl gets 106.5 million viewers, most in American TV history

"...or did everyone forget the American way due the the present person thats in the White House."

John Murtha Improving : )

Sebelius To Anthem (Blue Cross): Justify 39% Rate Hike

Dana Milbank, Republican Voter

Democratic campaign committee whiteboard captioning tool for Palin image

Federal Stimulus Program Pours $54 Million Into Wine Train Project

CNN posts Penn Jillette's accusatory Obama Vegas OP-ED without screaming "LINK???"


NBC has erased Conan O'Brien from the Internet and are destroying his 50 million dollar set.



I'll sponsor 3 more people for a star...with a condition

Teabagger Truth

To my secret admirer....

Whoever tries to exhibit "intellectual superiority" by dismissing popular sporting events...

President One Termer - The Latest Rape of Dems

Big Love nails lobbyist influence on politics

Next week on MTP the entire show will be with Dick Cheney

How many of the rest of you have your fingers crossed that palin throws her "bumpit" into the ring..

How many of the rest of you have your fingers crossed that palin throws her "bumpit" into the ring..

Anyone else remember the TV movie "Special Bulletin"?

Summertime mission for Illinois-area DUers

Hugo Chavez orders expropriation of historic buildings

Toyota's Once-Golden Resale Value Gets Dented

This Ambassador Is A Sore In US-Pakistani Relationship

Palin Says She's Fine with Limbaugh's Use of 'R-Word'

Core Chicago Team Sinking Obama Presidency (Steve Clemons)

Robotic Audi TTS to tackle Pikes Peak at race speed - without a driver

Obama Will Meet With Republicans Next Week On Health Care:

Luke Russert needs to do his homework

Luke Russert needs to do his homework

Thanks for the hearts!

Thank you to whomever donated a heart to me. :)

Marijuana Meatballs: Ex NYC Detective Anthony Chiofalo Says He Got Fired Over Wife's Secret Recipe

THANK YOU for my heart!! warms my soul on this snowy, cold day.

600-900 mouth-breathers showed up to watch the Quitting cheater speak

Added onto the Thank You for the Heart Thread....

Palin's speech, versus reality

Thanks for the heart! :)

Thank you to whomever donated a heart to me. :)

RIP Murtha

Why did eight American soldiers die defending an area the U.S. military no longer wanted to hold?

PATERSON's bombshell postponed & is not XXXrated, but PG-13. Is that working or calendar days?!1

TY for my 2 hearts, pipples!!!!

Someone gave me a heart!!! Thank you!

Jeeeez... Chuck Todd defends Sarah Palin's crib notes.

YAY! My mortgage is no longer under water.

Snowpocalypse Seen from Space

The Top Ten Things Written on Sarah Palin’s Hand

News is reporting John Murtha dead at 77.

John Murtha: 38 years under arms, volunteered for VietNam in '66 ...

With only four space shuttle flights left, how do you feel about our having canceled the program?

I know FireDog Lake isn't popular here but I thought that this was an interesting idea

Virginia Foxx is Crazy!!!!

"Tea Party" is just a prettied up Klan Rally

Greece = Not Good

Maybe If The Media Ignored Palin ......

For a "grassroots" "movement", the tea parties are shilling much money around.

18 months for beating a one year old to death.

Focus on the Family vastly outpaced Mormon spending on Proposition 8

Gov Dean: "You Still Have The Power"

Dem. lieutenant governor candidate exits Ill. race

Sex Addiction: A B.S. Excuse for Not Thinking

Senate Jobs Bill Stalled

Fitch: New Year, No Improvement as U.S. Prime Jumbo RMBS Delinquencies Approach 10%

'Meet the Press' transcript for February 7, 2010

anyone wishing to talk to a teabagger....

"When you spend 1/2 your time explaining that the sky is blue

Sexual Abuse of Haitian children by Priests, Charity Workers

Inside Germany's Catholic Sexual Abuse Scandal

Here are some helpful tips from Focus on the Family on interracial marriage

Portrait of a Teabagger.

Six Obama federal judicial nominees to get a hearing at the Senate Judiciary Wed

10 Worst Super Bowl Ads - Tebows ad in the running - VOTE here!


Beer May Be Good For Your Bones

Don't be evil, Google

Don't Ask, Don't Give (From our friends at Americablog)

Rep. John Murtha Dies, No Word from Jean Schmidt (Yet)

"Up in the Air" lifts spirits of some unemployed

What is the right wing saying about the soldier who waterboarded his 4 yr. old daughter?

alright...hardball starts out slagging palin....

RIP Johnstown, PA

Is it true Senate can vote to change rules by simple majority at beginning of session?

Do we like Meghan McCain?

Haiti awash in Christian aid, evangelism (they need to leave people alone)

I wonder what Pat thinks of the GOP being led by a Palm Reader?

The Party of No Says No to Worker Protections

Republicans Don't Want Smart

If you need a job and have sa background in compliances, network testing, security...

If you need a job and have sa background in compliances, network testing, security...

Captain America Says Tea Parties Are Dangerous and Racist

What exactly do Republicans want in the way of "tort-reform?"

This is what really upsets me to the boiling point about Tea Party coverage...

This is what really upsets me to the boiling point about Tea Party coverage...

Susan Collins Didn’t Complain About Handling Of Bomb Suspect When Briefed On Christmas Day

Maybe If The Media Just Ignored Palin......

The MSM Processed News Product ...

How MLK would have reacted to Palin's Tea-party speech

Michelle's making childhood obesity her big issue. The President wants to ban vending machines

State Prints SSNs On Thousands Of Envelopes (CA)

Thank you for the heart! n/t

Which default are you more worried about?

The United Hates of America

I need help finding a toon I saw posted here a while back.....

Hartmann - Rethinking making friends with the teabaggers

WV Legislature Censured (laws are for the "Untermensch")

"We should go back to having a debtor's prison!"

The usual corporatist gaming of our government

HSBC sent me a letter. No more free checking. It will now cost $3 a month

A tidbit from Krugman's column today, and a question:

Dow closes below 10,000 for first time in 3 months

David Shuster: Tea party's double standard?

Activists push pro-choice license plate in Va.

James O'Keefe's co-conspirator in the ACORN 'sting' says ACORN is out to "destroy" her

GOP cool to Obama call for two-party health talks

GOP cool to Obama call for two-party health talks

TORT REFORM? Hell no. Reform the Tort Feasor, first.

Fringe fanatics who question traditional scientific dogma interest

Haitian may have survived 4 weeks in rubble

Ed Shultz on Palin: Hand of the lost

"students should graduate with a résumé, not a transcript "

Why isn't there a blue-collar/middle class "tea-party"-like movement?

Socialism: Trickle-Up Poverty

ACORN Smear Collaborator Claims Persecution to Raise Money for Her Legal Troubles

Petition: Stand With Me Against Pay-to-Play Electioneering

Akbar Zib, Pakistani Diplomat, Rejected In Saudi Arabia Because Name Means 'Biggest D**k' In Arabic

Religious right group Minnesota Family Council announces Huckabee dinner

Dear Secret Admirer(s): Thank you for the Valentine's Day Hearts

Okay, a dog story with a feel good ending ......

The Who; For the love of God ..... please stop!

This mouth breather says Congratulations SAINTS Fans. Good on you. Good on NOLA!

On the Backs of Tennessee’s Middle Class (The Story Behind Tea Party Nation’s Dishonest Beginnings)

Why is Obama still pushing this "bipartisan" crap?

just wondering--is the grim reaper a republican? kind of seems that way, doesn't it?

Florida wants 1 billion of Arne's 4. 3 billion to hire corporate consultants. Unbelievable.

We are letting the Repubicans get away with the second Watergate.

John Murtha dies, special election looms

John Murtha dies, special election looms

OK..where the hell am I supposed to go looking for a job?

Roughly 1 in 4 Americans is employed to keep fellow citizens in line and protect private wealth..

Excuse me, Google WHAT?

rep john murtha has passed away

OK, fine. we have lots of common ground with the teabaggers

Rahm and Limbaugh Agree about the Left

Mean Jean Schmidt is a pile of dog shit.

Congressman John Murtha on Iraq "Flawed Policy Wrapped in Illusion"

Organizing 1,000,000 HCR calls to Capitol Hill on February 24 & 25 (big update)

Can't donate this quarter; laid off. Sorry, DU.

Pink Floyd with Roger Waters are suppose to play the Super Bowl

CONGRESS moves to repeal 65 year-old INSURANCE ANTI-TRUST exemption

Amnesty: Obama admin. still looks other way on torture

Goldman did more damage than al Qaeda to this nation.

Snow totals forecast map

Details on the political ramifications of Murtha's death (district info, special election, etc)

Ukraine's Sarah Palin candidate from the Teabagger/OrangeRevolution pro-Corporatist side loses

Study Says 2 Sodas Per Week Raises Pancreatic Cancer Risk;

DUers in denial: They own the media, they own the voting systems

Notes on your hand.

I am fearful that John Edwards will be indicted

Prosecution of BUSH/CHENEY era criminals is long overdue: agree/disagree

Righties HATE That The Saints Won The Super Bowl

U.S. soldier 'waterboarded his own daughter, 4, because she couldn't recite alphabet'

Free Trade Agreement Alert: Don't let them sneak this by!

My 25,000th post.

"Homescholers for Perry"

Thank you, heart donors!

Just saw a gay couple in the Foxx commercial.

Key Dem wants to pause discharges of gay service members

Chris Hedges: The Terror-Industrial Complex

In a Message to Democrats, Wall St. Sends Cash to G.O.P.

About yesterday's explosion at the power plant in Connecticut

A few notes for DU on a snowy day:

Venezuelan police break up anti-Chavez protest (Fascists at it again)

Toyota Dealers Pull ABC TV Ads; Anger Over 'Excessive Stories'

It's simple: Buy American-made products

Our local weatherman just scared the hell out of me.

James O'Keefe Bayeux Tapestry discovered!!!

There is no "left" or "right". There is only the Owners and the Rest of Us.

No joke: South Carolina now requires ’subversives’ to register

Stand Strong Against Hate. Southern Poverty Law Center Map you can get on.

Are you listening to David Schuster on MSNBC now?

Garden State Equality votes unanimously to stop donating to Dem. committees

Dennis Kucinich just slammed FOX news reporter

Payback time for Virginia Foxx

Frankly, I don't TRUST America enough to be ok with Palin running

Saints first Super Bowl, first win! GEAUX SAINTS!!

To my own (and all the DU) secret admirers....

I must say I am partially impressed that the American right is rallying behind a woman.

U.S. soldier 'waterboarded his own daughter, 4, because she couldn't recite alphabet'

Krugman's Last Column Worries Me

Can you BELIEVE how evil the Tim Tebow Superbowl commercial was?

An illustration of trying to have "Bipartisanship" with the Repubs.

We Need Government Funded Media

Gen Y too lazy and unfocused to hire - bosses

Who's the sexiest philanderer?

ACLU Demands California Professor Stop Teaching Anti-Gay Health Lies

I am so F***ing tired of war

How to Change Social Security to Reduce Future Public Debt: Cut FICA

CNN contributor Erick Erickson: "Ugly feminists return to their kitchens" after Tebow Super Bowl ad

Check out this OFFICIAL U.S. POSITION on the legality of torture

Why are our war criminals walking around free?

I've never chatted up a teabagger - but those Ron Paul supporters

The Rude Pundit: Sarah Palin Is a Fucking Retard

Meghan McCain Calls Out Tea Party For Racism..

20 Reasons Why The U.S. Economy Is Dying And Is Simply Not Going To Recover

Four and a half years ago, Republicans wanted to bulldoze New Orleans.

Monday Toons 1

Monday Toons 3

Monday Toons 2

hey lady on m$nbc...what is a tea party 'value'?

How Goldman Sachs Helped Greece to Mask its True Debt

Tebow Hysteria - Why?

Nurse to stand trial for reporting doctor

The Second DU 2010 "Thanks For My Heart" Thread

Woomba owners - happy with yours?

I hope that Man vs Food guy has good health insurance.

I Just Joined Twitter so Everybody can read the unimportant bullshit I spout.

What does the big orange line mean?



Hey, I'm back, for with my art

I think The Who is rockin' ! The naysayers can kiss my ass

Anyone here taping the Super Bowl?

A Brit band performing at the SB?


Snowmageddon - The Video


OK, NOW we got a goddamn ball game going!

Anyone ever see the movie Salesman about the guys slinging Bibles for $49.96 back in 1968?


The band seems old and slow and tired.

The Who Dat Dog.

Saints are gonna win.

DAMN, I wish I could be in the French Quarter right now!

Who gave me that little heart? this a good, congrats u r carrying a boy painting

My favorite commercial of the night: Leno/Oprah/Letterman watching the SB.

Is the temperature in Hell approaching that in Butler, PA (+12F)?

I'm hoarding watches.

Thanks for my heart whoever gave me one. I really appreciate it.

Awesome! Geaux Saints!!!

Here There Be Monsters (a personal story about bullying)

I am watching CNN, congrats to the people of NOLA.

It's really happening - the Saints WIN!!!!

Incredible. CONGRATULATIONS SAINTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!

WOW two seconds back and I got a you guys

Now THAT was a ballsy call!

Did anyone else laugh hysterically upon finding out that "Bob Dold" is running for Congress...

They're kind of before my time, but did The Who always suck?

Well, my cat has managed to rupture his ACL

If you've never heard them, this is what The Who really sounded like live.

DC schools open Monday. Idiocy. What are they trying to prove?

Two hearts?!

CBS Keeps showing Bourbon Street...I'm just waiting for the Boobies

Did I just heart myself?

Who is that guy who plays the piano on Glee?

Here's an example of the REAL "THE WHO" for you youngsters.

I'm in pain, I don't know what it is......

Hello people of DU!!!!

Super bowl brings good good news: Fish isn't dead


The Seagate Freeagent Go is a useless piece of SHIT

The most clear, concise video presentation proving Bush crimes against Americans

Has anyone heard how California Peggy's husband is? Just wondering

Instead of watching the super bowl I battled my toilet bowl. The Colts had a better game.

The Kitty Halftime Show is on now!


i feeel so behind the times

I have 7 days to find a date for Valentine's Day..

Destroyed In Seconds on Discovery is now the BEST thing on TV.

The Happiest Day of Your Life?

Congrats, Saints, and Congrats, New Orleans

The Blind Side

What does it mean when someone says "yes" to a date and then deletes you from Facebook?

Talking Heads 8-24-1979 Berklee Performance Center

Seriously did the snow make some people brain damaged??!!

Dogs and weight-lifting don't mix well.

catholic church and when life starts

Instead of watching Superbowl, I just had a testosterone enema.

Hate him or not, you gotta respect Manning's athletic ability

Discuss: Theater. Sweater. Cheater.

I think this Valentine's Day hearts thing should be more like real life...

What you all need this morning is more cowbell

First the SB, then Mardi Gras. The question is.....

Biggest Lost Season 6 spoiler: Spin-offs! This is revealed by the Season 6 episode titles

A major American political figure gave the DU Lounge a shout out this weekend, and no one noticed!

Would you allow your 15 year old son to go to this site ?

So we rescued this dog today

Krakatoa - It's not for everyone.

i dont hng out here much but..

Caprica (Not really a spoiler, 'cause I'm just talking out my ass)

Happy Birthday Mabus!!!

Fair & Balanced...Pete does windmills, YOU decide: The Who, Super Bowl half time show (YouTube)

"Amen!" Times-Picayunes still available

I met Gizmonic 18 years ago today.

Got an email from my ISP

A musical Tribute to the Saints:

I don't know where else to take what I've got to say, so I thought I'd try the Lounge first.

Shocker: Kansas votes 4-1 to allow intelligent design

Good morning Lounge

If the Colts had won, would the party in Indy even come CLOSE to the one in NOLA?

HAHAHA - all those dog owners, stuck trying to get their dogs outside with 2 feet of snow outside

CBS Wasted a Huge Opportunity with "Undercover Boss."


30 days to make a habit

Update on Charlotte, she's sleeping in my lap.


"Super Bowl is most watch program ever." Yes, that's EVER.

The Island of Dolls will haunt your dreams

Showtime, Everybody!

Anyone seen Colbert Watcher?????

Frampton's Camel is pretty damn cool!

Beer Is Good for your Bones

Ex- Beauty Queen Carrie PreJean engaged to Ram

I'm 10 posts from my 25,000th post!!!!

Could I have a link to that list of all the terms used on DU ?

Thank you, Anonymous, for my hearts. I rarely post here any more

Any DU doctors or someone who would know how to interpret a brain spect

My Mom-in-law is in surgery this afternoon.

It is 67 here, after all our cold weather it feels hot, suppose to cool down tonight.

Something for nothing....

What song would you have liked to hear from the Who at the halftime show that they didn't play?

I just found out that "Name Removed" has two hearts! Who likes THAT guy?

Since when does Skinner bother to lock threads himself in the Lounge?

Hey... I haven't seen seemslikeadream in a while...

In case you were wondering...

Having just watched "You're Gonna Miss Me"

Strip club hosts lap dances to help Haiti

My thanks for the heart!

My thanks for the heart!

Rosario Dawson as Persephone?

9 Types of Annoying Movie Fans

The Who - Behind Blue Eyes

Singular vs. Plural


1 more WHO thread: Link- WHO's first US performance 1967---

Ever have a dream and think (while you are dreaming) "This will be great to tell the Lounge!"


You know, I dont really mind that Palin had stuff written on her hand

DU'ers rejoice! Football is OVER! I repeat, OVER! Take a breath and celebrate... but wait!

um, Skittles...

Recruiter Calls. Ask for Resume. I Send Resume. Recruiter Submits Resume.

forget Tai Chi, try Poo Chi

a poster brought something up. if son wanted to be member of du, how can we do it

DC Area: Here we go yet again? Son of Snowmageddon?

Thank you Janet Jackson

Dear Jillian Michaels:

Repeat what I say.

What was your favorite Super Bowl Commercial?

I am an American Male who has never played Football

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/8/10

I've been smoke free and nicotine free for two weeks.

Has a performer ever dropped dead during SB halftime?

The hearts thing can be heartbreaking for some DU'rs.

Wow - The Who have become a parody of themselves. A medley? How oxymoronic.

The Who SUCK

A question about deceptive landlord tenant relationships

Things Alfred does alone in Stately Wayne Manor when Master Bruce & Master Dick are fighting crime

Things Alfred does alone in Stately Wayne Manor when Master Bruce & Master Dick are fighting crime

I'm watching Hoarders...

Karaoke - It's not for everyone!

I don't watch football, but I watched most of the Super Bowl. Some thoughts.

Next Year's Superbowl Act: Cold Play


can someone please amuse me?

Comrades. I have Valentine's Hearts to give,

To everyone who doesn't give a rat's ass about the Super Bowl

Any Richard Thompson Fans here?

When did people start saying "After the jump"?

The next band to play Super Bowl halftime? (who you want/ who will play)

Why dont we have a picture thread?

Hate HFCS? Buy 'Pepsi Throwback' for a limited time

I'm a new uncle today...

I daydream sometimes, of holding political office right now.

DU Mathematicians - Does the number 'infinity' exist, or is it for all purposes an imaginary number?

The Who sucked!

Rob Redding: These tea baggers are GOP'ers or Racist and I'm going to expose them

Looks like some DU'ers were right on the money on this one

Birther editor of WorldNetDaily and Andrew Breitbart get in fight at Tea Party Convention

No We Can't

We don't need any of those geeks running the government,

"Obama: We Can't Back Off Healthcare Reform" (CBS Super Bowl Pre-Show Video)

Clinton-era health aides push to save Obama's plan

White House press corps feels bypassed by Obama in favor of TV shows, YouTube

NY Daily News columnist smacks down Palin HARD....

Perhaps Sarah Palin is a member of the "Yes Men" perfermance-art group

Sarah wrote notes on her hand.

Texas democratic primary debate on tonight 9CST.

Yes, let's talk about those Republican ideas for health care.

It's Getting Hot In Here

Ezra Klein: Democrats Win the Super Bowl?

So how long would a President Palin last in Office?

The Party's Over

Government: permanently in the car business or beginning getting out.

NY Governor may be resigning within the next day or so. Another couple of scandals in the various

Cantor: Only Route To Bipartisan Cooperation Is If Dems Fully Embrace GOP Plan

Tea Party = 21st Dixiecrats; Sarah Palin = modern-day Strom Thurmond

Joe Klein: Let's Vote!

Ezra Klein: The Five Republican Compromises Already in the Health Care Reform Bill

A big thank you to the nice person who gave me a heart

Beware the "folksy"...

Lansing Mayor in Michigan Governor’s Race

Where the fuck is Rahm-bo?

House Dems Find their Wedge, the Ryan Budget Plan

Republican state senator enters US Senate race

The six Republican ideas already in the health-care reform bill

To comply with a new federal law, legislators want to move Minnesota's primary election up five week

GOP Obstructionism May Block Jobs Bill

The Invitation to the Repubbies on Health Care is a Win/Win

Chafee has edge over Lynch in gov race

Rep. John Murtha has died per Fox news.

President Obama to Sarah a discussion on the affairs of state

Has Obama ended the tax break for Corporations that ship jobs overseas yet?

Rhetoric of the wrong: "How's that hopey-changey thing working out for ya?"

President Obama: Murtha 'tough-as-nails' leader

Coats: North Carolina's 'a better place' than Indiana

Retraction Leads to Reuters Reporter Exit

Andrea Mitchell Mocks Palin With Notes Written On Hand

Pelosi Statement on the Passing of Congressman John Murtha

Joe Klein: Let's Vote!

Matthew Yglesias: Obama is Succeeding

Kudlow '80 Or 90 Precent' Likely To Challenge Schumer

Rep. McMahon Pushes To Extend All Bush Tax Cuts: Earning $250K ‘Is Barely Making Ends Meet’

Another Republicn accusing Obama of lying

Tweety: Is she a BALLOON HEAD!!!!!

Sen. Shelby to release most of his holds on Obama's nominees

Richard Clarke: GOP Terror Attack Machine

Very, very good political move by President Obama.

Big Ed just said that the Republicans are refusing to have the meeting/debate televised.

Should have known FOX would leap to the defense...

Why are the Tea Baggers so happy with Palin when she only did it for the money???

Rush warns GOP: be afraid to face Obama

Photos: Inside the Obama White House, February 7th 2010

Do you support the Democratic majorities forcing through bills in any manner they can succeed?

Fascinating in depth Gallup figures Obama widens approval 51-41. Updated by state

Brace yourselves for the oncoming "Obama doesn't give press briefings" outrage...

Debt Collector's Untold Role In Scott Brown Victory

TPM: Core Chicago Team Sinking Obama

Joe Scarborough: Sarah Palin ain't going to win NH, SC, NC or any other Southern State

Peter Beinart: The Tea Partiers' Phony Populism

DAMN Even Megan McCain is turned off by the tea party and Sarah Palin

Obama Proposes Steep Cut In Great Lakes Initiative

Sebelius wants answers after Blue Cross 39% rate hike

Bush Billboard Looms Over Highway - Miss Me Yet?

Great News! Democracy For America Is Onboard With Us!

Defiant Iran set to begin higher enrichment of uranium

Water at core of climate change impacts-UN experts

Sands shifting for Africa's nomadic herders

Envoys go to North Korea for nuclear talks push

Iran plans 10 new enrichment plants in 2010/11

Sri Lanka not to allow even UN to probe war crimes

Palin Says She's Fine with Limbaugh's Use of 'R-Word'

Blix: Straw 'gave incorrect answers' to Iraq inquiry

Beer May Be Good For Your Bones

Scott Lee Cohen, pawnbroker, drops out of Illinois race

Clinton-era health aides push to save Obama's plan

No Job Growth for Small Business Spurs Recovery Doubt

This Ambassador Is A Sore In US-Pakistani Relationship

GOP’s Issa Seeks to Grill Bush Aides on Toyota Recall

Breaking: Congressman John Murtha has died

China Closes Hacker Training Site, Arrests Three Members

Obama to hold televised summit on healthcare

DHS cost-cutting could include 200 jobs union says

Man arrested after Detroit airport security breach

Palin says 2012 presidential bid a possibility

UK Iraq inquiry turns to Bush officials

Lehman Brothers Examiner Files Sealed Report on Probe

Costa Rica elects 1st woman president in landslide

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday February 8

Study links sugary soft drinks to pancreas cancer

UPS Plans to Furlough at Least 300 Pilots

Judge calls off hearing regarding masseuse for governor

Greek unions threaten austerity moves

CIT Taps Ex-Merrill Chief John Thain to Run 102-Year-Old Lender

Body found in landing gear of NY-to-Tokyo flight

France and Russia in warship deal

Toyota Dealers Pull ABC TV Ads; Anger Over 'Excessive Stories'

Haiti awash in Christian aid, evangelism

Brennan: GOP-ers Knew Xmas Bomber Was Mirandized, Raised No Objections

Obama wants school vending machines banned

White House official: Feb. 25 health care summit to be televised

Jack Straw grilled on 'secret calls' with Colin Powell over Iraq

After Buying Spree, China Owns Stakes in Top U.S. Firms

Palin Hand Crib Notes Attract Scrutiny

Iraq inquiry: Secret Government documents could contradict public evidence

Rep. Murtha is dead

Toyota’s powerful friends in Washington

Snow Threat Grows Ominous; Accumulations Could Top 10" late Tuesday into Wednesday

American Imperialism timeline - Part 2

Super Bowl History 'The Jubee Snap' HILARIOUS!

Sarah Palin interviewed by the Bobs from Office Space

Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI) denounces obstruction of national security nominees

Hans Blix Rubbishes Tony Blair's "2010" Claims To The Iraq Inquiry

Neville Brothers-Brother John/Iko Iko (IN HONOR OF THE NEW ORLEANS SAINTS!)

Senator Shelby Holds U.S. Security Hostage Over Earmarks For His State

Rooftop Revolutionaries Video 6 - Extremist Ideology

Rabbi Michael Lerner: Healing Israel and Palestine

Palin says she’s fine with Limbaugh’s use of the ‘r-word.’

TYT: 9 Year Old Almost Suspended For LEGO Toy w/ Gun? (Bonus: Fire Depts Now Billing Homeowners!)

Sarah Palin pulls out her 'super duper goofy voice' to preach to Texans at the Rick Perry rally

Nancy Skinner on Bulls & Bears re: tax on big banks

Plug-In Hybrids: Renewable Energy Solution of the Month

Associated Press: 77-year-old Rep. John Murtha Dies

Fix Our Jobs

British game show asks question about American prisons.

US snow storm hits DC homeless

Uncle Jay Explains: Feb. 8, 2010

Betty White Abe Vigoda Skickers Commercial (SB44)

American Imperialism timeline - Part 1

Progressives and the Democratic Party - Part 4

CBS News: Paying Big For Palin...$100,000 for National Tea Party Convention appearance

Best When Boring Preview

Papantonio: Obama - A Populist at Last

Young Turks: Rep. Bachmann's Letter Inciting Violence Against President

Andrea Mitchell Calls Out Sarah Palin Over Hand Notes

Orly Taitz at the Tea Party Convention (egads)

Indian IT services will soon see double-digit growth: Gartner

UK clamps down on student visas

Irked, Wall St. Hedges Its Bet on Democrats

Myth Busting: “In Search Of…” 1970’s “Global Cooling” hype (with video)

Not Soak the Rich, Just a Little Sprinkle

David Plouffe advising White House on 2010 midterm elections

Wall Street owners angry with their purchase

This Woman From "The Mist" Reminded Me of Palin/Bachman

America Is Not Yet Lost

Eric Margolis: Wars sending U.S. into ruin

David Sirota: The test of time

Australia to cancel 20,000 visa applications

The Air Force versus Hollywood (The National Security Archive)

Following the money behind the right wings latest is a crew of familiar but scary faces.

Next Republican generation poses risk for banks

America Is Not Yet Lost

The Death of an American Community/ My County is Dying as I Ride By

Palin says she’s fine with Limbaugh’s use of the ‘r-word.’

Rasmussen creates a social class with totally ambiguous definition:

Chris Hedges: The Terror-Industrial Complex

Senate, Get To Work: We Need 402,000 Jobs A Month, Starting Now

Some Democrats seek change in filibuster rules, but others are wary

Buz Aldrin: President Obama's JFK Moment

TCS falls prey to cyber attack (TATA)

Wall Street's Killer Instinct Spells Death Knell for Jobs

Wealthy CEOs Conspire to Influence Elections for GOP

Democrats Divide on Voice of Possible Top-Court Pick

We're Weimar (James Howard Kunstler)

Stonewall Shelby and the Party of "NO"

Bill Moyers interviewed Dr. M. Flowers re Single-Payer approach to HCR. She said SP did not even

Democrats Need to Talk Turkey on Pocketbook Issues

The OTHER Reason that the U.S. is Not Regulating Wall Street

Jim Kunstler: Teaparty Convention Marks Slide into "Weimar America"

Obama says he will meet with Repubs for their input on HCR. how about those who want Single payer?

Radical Homemaking: Why Both Men and Women Should Get Back In Kitchen

How to Get Our Democracy Back: Lawrence Lessig Says “If We Want to Change, We Have to Change Congres

Microsoft warns of lapsing Windows support

Nigerian gunmen claims destroying shell's pipeline in Rivers State

Drumbeat: February 8, 2010

Wind industry picks up, but jobs decline

$60b Aussie coal deal inked

China approves Gansu coal mining plan

China's railways send 5m passengers by Feb 6


Projections For India: For Each Degree Rise In Temp, Loss Of 750 Kg Wheat/Hectare In Punjab

3 Bangladesh Rivers Now Classified As Biologically Dead - Zero Dissolved Oxygen

Exemption- And Loophole-Rich Climate Pledges To Date Still Add Up To 3.5C Increase - New Scientist

Fewer Than 50 Tigers Remain In Wild In China Per Latest Estimate - S. China Subspecies Likely Gone

U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Interior Boost Clean Energy Budgets

greenman does solutions (EV + V2G / smart grid):

Gas pipeline blown up in Quetta

Australian Hopes Of Making Northern Tier Of Country New Breadbasket Dashed By Hydrology, Climate

UAH Data - Lower Troposphere Temps Up .72C In January, Despite Lowest Solar Minimum In Century

NTSA "thrilled" that 2008 automobile deaths were "only" 31,110.

Peak Oil Review February 8th, 2010

Canal expansion may spur switch to shipping

Now @ Dollar Tree! 483,672 ppm Lead Wristwatch! 447,539 ppm Cadmium Earrings! But Wait!

JPL - Antarctic Losing 100 Km3 In Ice Mass Annually Since 2002; Bulk Of Loss In W. Antarctica - AFP

Der Spiegel's Map of the New Coal Plants Going Up in Germany.

Woo Hoo, Go SAINTS!!!

Just who the hell does Peyton Manning think he is?

Saints 31-7 after the first quarter

The first College Baseball games of the season were played this weekend.

Who Dat !!!!...go Saints !!...n/t

Bosshog, Bosshog, come out and play!!!!

Congratulations to the Indinapolis Colts and their Fans

Do You Think Dwight Freeny Was Really Hurt?

Florida State vacates 12 football wins in scandal

Dolphins defensive tackle Tony McDaniel arrested

Ex-NFL star Sapp released from Fla. jail on bond

Wow! A donor star and a heart! Thanks to someone! It's so nice I wanna

And i thought All Saints Day was Nov. 1st....

It's the Peyton I have always remembered

Post something nice about someone else's team and I'll give you

Congratulations to the Saints and their fans on their first Super Bowl Championship.

The finality of it all is depressing

Hurricanes deal Wallin to Sharks

Colts favored to win next year's Super Bowl

Brewers to erect Bud Selig statue

One thing about the Manning interception yesterday...

Super Bowl breaks MASH's ratings records: CBS


I wonder how much revenue Indiana lost because of the Colts loss?

Court frees foreign activists, raps West Bank crackdown

Likud minister to rightists: Give up dream of Greater Israel

Cocaine trafficking keeps Ecuador anti-drug authorities busy

Cuba Gives Citizens 2 Months to Register Guns

In Cuba, peso makes a comeback, pleasing customers

Cuba Gives Citizens 2 Months to Register Guns

Bachmann: America 'cursed' by God 'if we reject Israel'

Hugo Chavez orders expropriation of historic buildings

Today in Labor History Feb 8 Vigilantes beat IWW organizers for exercising free-speech rights!

Unemployment is Down, But Workers Are Still Digging Out

Wow. And with a call for civility the weeding begins.

Self delete. Wrong forum

Kristen Rand, is trying to come to grips with the long term effects of her "activism"

Would-be robber shot, run over in Detroit

Lincolnwood youth charged in Evanston shooting

Proposal targets gun ban for parks

North Carolina town calls snow emergency, so gun sales are banned…huh?

Austrailian students permanently injured from public attacks.

GWB may have been the worst President in history but he got this right. And we should not be

Republican led Brady Campaign gets burned, by hot Starbuck's coffee...

Prop 8 trial judge is gay – will it stay a non-issue?

The world's most precise clock

Would this change of priorities benefit the US? I would think so:

Buz Aldrin: President Obama's JFK Moment

Did Bacteria Developed Into More Complex Cells Much Earlier in Evolution Than Thought?

who dat? dat be karma

More signs.

Now that football season is over

I'm having lots of fun with my Polaroid Super Shooter...

In a reflective mood

Snowpocalypse seen from space

looked better with no horizon

Winter Storm Photos -- Southern Maryland

whoever you rock! and lov ya back!

Thank you for my heart *smooch*

Thank you for my hearts.

Thank you for the hearts ...

Thanks, lovely ASAH friends for my hearts!

My hearts could only come from here.

Someone (or a couple of ) gave me two hearts :)

Anyone use a Vitamix?

Dear Secret Sender(s)! Thank you so much for the hearts!

Bank Securitization Woes Only Beginning

I just read Supercapitalism...

Quelle Surprise! Lack of Small Business Hiring Likely to Put Dent in Recovery

Flame Retardants Linked to Fertility, Development Problems

Very Obese People May Be Missing Genes

You may think I am a loon or a great guy...

Soft Drink Consumption May Markedly Increase Risk of Pancreatic Cancer

A potent trigger of endometrial cancer is revealed

Beer Good for the Bones

Retina Surgery

CPAP users - mask issues

The Chinese worker gets a raise of 13%

California Passes Legislation to Compete for the Race to The Bottom (RTTB): The commodification...

Changing public schools for the better

Obama budget threatens funding for poor school districts

Sikh Judge Sir Mota Singh Criticises Banning Of Kirpan (Dagger)

catholic church and when life starts

Some thoughts from a commencement address.

Some thoughts on religion from me that might surprise you.

One of David Horsey's cartoons that's permanently relevant : "Man and religion, a synopsis."

The kitchen of my nightmares

Does anyone make Conserves?

OK...I think this may be taking chef fandom too far....