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Archives: August 19, 2010

Easton is going there!!!!! The politics of leaving a war zone

Facebook 'dislike' scam warning


Headline you don't see every day

Headline you don't see every day

The Iraq war was and is a massive disgrace on America

Orderly withdrawal

Radio is fun, radio is cool, radio is good for teenagers!

A Dutch City Seeks to End Drug Tourism with Dutch only drug sale policy

The U.S.–Iraq Status of Forces Agreement has not been ratified yet. 2011 is NOT set in stone

The troops are out of Iraq. Another promise kept.

Msnbc is broadcasting Live from Iraq - CNN interviewing Patterson about the Mosque and faux....

DU! What Will You Do With Your Peace Dividend?

New Picture Bush and Cheney

Wisconsin GOP gubernatorial candidate: Take your high-speed rail (and $810 million) and shove it

We need a Mike Malloy App.

China's Potemkin Cities

Mexico City mayor sues Guadalajara bishop over gay marriage remarks

Mexico City mayor sues Guadalajara bishop over gay marriage remarks

Without a Car in the World

Why does MSM give the half-term governor a free ride?

SO simple, the Jevovah Witness tact: SUE MY ASS (if you don't like my mosque)

This Iraq promise kept should allow the President some trust out here

1000 New Combat Troops About to Head to Iraq from Ft. Hood

You HAVE ti listen to the 1090 Forum at the attached link.

How many days since the previous administration declared

How many days since the previous administration declared

Where is Obama?

I remember where I was

Rachel Maddow ROCKS! She is in IRAQ!

Dr. Laura is full of shit.

"...those who had abused amphetamines had triple the odds of aortic dissection"

War is over!

End of Iraq War for 7 and half years... I wait this!!!

Truthout will now be the first APP downloaded to my new Pandigital Novell Tablet reader.

Dispatches from Idiot America......

Chris Matthews is still up?

Powerful Toon

The Dick is going to choke on that

Celebrating, with a little caution

Rachel just called Keith, Rachel.

Yellow Streak Dem Alert: Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn opposes the Islamic Community Ctr nr Gr Zero

Conservative Kathleen Parker on why the mosque must be built

Kathleen Parker on why the mosque must be built-She's a conservative, and she's making sense.

Is the MSNBC coverage re: Iraq being re-run? No more live coverage? Thanks. nt

FACT CHECK: Islam already part of WTC neighborhood

So about those religious nuts that hate the USA.

Can we celebrate for five minutes something positive or

WorldNut Daily drops Coulter from Conservative Conference

Meanwhile, on the O'REILLY FACTOR...

Don't let me down, DUers--give me a reason to feel shitty about the troops leaving Iraq

Stupid or Ignorant: 1/3 Republicans now say Obama is a Muslim (WP)

Rove compares American Muslims to neo-Nazis and skinheads

If you had to choose one of the right wing talking points to become true, which one would you pick?

Now that we have "left" Iraq...will we see any of that money back here at home?

Only once have heard that the 9-11 attackers WEREN'T Muslim Americans...

Guardian UK: The transformation of Latin America is a global advance

No budget? No worries as Schwarzenegger hits Vegas

It is a good thing anytime any of our troops leave any country.

GM continues to ask concessions from union workers: $12/hr to work for new chinese suppliers in US

Oh god, now MSNBC is dragging Chuck Todd's ass in for comment

'Personal melons' are trendy

Wikipedia. "It ended on August 19, 2010"

Removal Of Religious Programming Rumors...

Two notes on the big story tonight

very interesting Cartoon about mosque and 9/11

Where was all the outrage when the media was cutting autoworkers throats with lies?

When last time our President visit Family home? (pic)

Former school principal gets probation for burning wife’s car

Now here's a new one: Mission approves groundbreaking ‘driveway’ tax

Will you work to keep the congress with the Democrats this fall?

The "new" "successful" GM: not only screwing workers, but evading property taxes.

Muslim Victims of September 11th Attack (Not Terrorist)

The day the "Ground Zero Mosque" is planned to open is "9-11-11".

Vote most idiot Bush ADM's famous Iraq war quote

Vote most idiot Bush ADM's famous Iraq war quote

Welcome soldiers and thank you for your service

If you ever run into a returning soldier...

Over the line: Students charge that border guards harrassed them for their political views

If you defend a racist, Sarah Palin, that makes you a racist too.

Watching again the most brutal roast I ever saw

So have we started saving any money yet?

Did the first relief well to kill the DWH miss the mark?

A Washington scandal in perspective (waters.rangel)

Now republicans want to take people's driver's licenses away

Now republicans want to take people's driver's licenses away

Libraries being closed in the UK too...

Smoke 'em if you got 'em....

N.J. State Police Supt. Does The Right Thing

Rendell: All state departments must cut spending by 2 percent

More than one million public workers strike in South Africa

More than one million public workers strike in South Africa

More than one million public workers strike in South Africa

More than one million public workers strike in South Africa

"Ruling Against US Access to Bases Helps Ease Colombia's Isolation"

Should people who purchase organic foods be allotted additional food stamps?

I think this Dean thing is a teachable moment to the netroots.

Britain’s National Health Service saddled with massive debts

The Layoff Kings: The 25 Companies Responsible for 700,000 Lost Jobs

Seattle Police: The Frontline Guard Against Jaywalking

as one who has served during wartime let me say this

Head Teabagger In Charge Dick Armey's goal is to replace GOP leaders with amateurs

New senators want to change way Senate works!

Last US combat brigade exits Iraq

Mike Luckovich: GOPanic

How tall is Rachel Maddow? How tall is Richard Engle?

This should go over well in Michigan

NPR: The Debate Over 'Anchor Babies' And Citizenship

"Operation Iraqi Freedom ends, Operation New Dawn begins" at a price

Theoretically Sufis preach Mutual civility, interaction and cooperation.

Poll: 1 in 5 Americans thinks Obama is a Muslim

Event to commemorate 25th anniversary of Hormel strike

freepers/RW lurkers, be educated about mosques versus Park51 (dial-up warning)

Wouldn't this be a good time

Shirley Sherrod Reconciles with the NAACP

There has never been, or are there plans to build a Mosque at 'Ground Zero'

Rehabed turtles released back into the Gulf

Check if your spouse has teh gay

Who Needs Jobs and Less Traffic Anyway?

World ramps up flood aid to stricken Pakistan

"Mission accomplished"? 57 recruits and soldiers killed, 120 injured by Baghdad suicide bomber

Unintelligent By Design: Louisiana School District Considers Teaching Creationism

NY archbishop seeks to help negotiate location for Islamic center

Republicans may add GLBT Community to their "no" list during midterm elections

Keith and Rachel won't get any credit for this.

Was there ever a mosque AT the WTC before 9-11???

Roadside crosses for fallen Utah police unconstitutional, court rules

Roadside crosses for fallen Utah police unconstitutional, court rules

My eyes almost fell out of my head: Ann Coulter on CBS Early Show calling Obama "this guy"

Another interesting article about the Sufi Muslims and

Telling the Truth: Transit Winning Where it Counts

Democrat Sink holds up vs GOP for Fla. gov

I've been fighting to end the war in Iraq since the summer of 2002.

Nine Years Later, Afghan City is Buzzing But Still Menacing

CNN lieing their dirty asses off about the beginning of the Iraq war

Why Gen. Petraeus Is Going to Be the Last Person to Recognize That Afghanistan Is Totally Lost

Bill Press...Alaska is number one state in receiving stimulus money. Who knew?

Jack Jacobs, military analyst, is on MSNBC unloading on Rummy and Bremer

So, the corporomedia held back on the withdrawl, but has been hammering Obama all the while ...

So, the corporomedia held back on the withdrawl, but has been hammering Obama all the while ...

Today's Republican Party - an editorial cartoon

Dean and Rove will be speaking in the DE area on Oct 25th.

Fundies wrong by 650 million years - now that's creative

Speaking of the first amendment - remember the Dixie Chicks?

Wyclef Jean's Haitian presidential bid goes out of tune

Gasp: US Support Boosts Calls for UN War Crimes Inquiry

'Smart dust' aims to monitor everything

Has Lawrence O'Donnell dyed his hair for his new show?

The Anatomy of a Right-Wing News Headline

Chinese High-Speed Trains Leave Airports in Their Wake

I picked a fine week to be without MSNBC...

Putting the "Ground Zero Mosque" into political perspective

If you had the cash, would you buy the General Motors IPO?

Rolling Stone: Just Say Now

Anatomy Of A Fail: Rise And Fall Of The Tea Party Exchange

2 peas in a pod: Palin endorses Beth Chapman

Why can't there be a spot on DU for solidarity democrats?

Quelle surprise !!!! Another "unexpected" spike in unemployment claims.....

Inspiration for the Lost Boys in Peter Pan?

Killings of Homeless Rise to Highest Level in a Decade

Aug Philly Fed index falls into negative territory

Even my rinky-dink newspaper gets it: "Ground Zero Mosque" is political hype!

Letting Go Of God - Julie Sweeney

Minneapolis PD investigates shot in Franken window

is leaving 50,000 troops in iraq anticlimactic?

Crazy idea .... no company should be allowed to offer health insurance for employees.

52 private security firms operating in Afghanistan

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers Check In!!

'Shock And Awe': A Playlist for the End of 'Operation Iraqi Freedom'

After All The Crazy----Report: With or without GOP's attacks, "mosque" a long shot

The manufacturing sector in the Philadelphia region contracted for the first time in a year.

Check out these Mama Grizzleys

Shadow Elite: Selling Out Uncle Sam -- Who's Overseeing the Contractors?

Bin Laden's Willing Accomplices

This 'mosque' business has not been handled well

Non-stop black blobs seeping from seafloor — (VIDEO)

Dear Ms. Palin - if you support Dr. Laura's racist N-word tirade then you are a racist too!

Urge Global Aid for Pakistan to Match Haiti Response

GOPers Revise History: Say Dems Have Tax Hike Ticking Time 'Bomb'

Remember our exit from Vietnam?

Vitter's Office Paid For Aide's Trips Home For Court Appearances: Report

that jerk Grover Norquist was on Wash. Journal this a.m. yawn

Republicans and the New York Mosque

People are naturally drawn to controversy thats why good news largely gets overlooked

I don't get this - Arizona voter registration.

Just wanted to remind folks that David Motari is out there.

So... the oil is gone, the Iraq occupation is over, and I believe in magic.

Has Fox covered the Iraqi pull out or the success of the G.M. bail out yet?

Brent Bozell's embarrassingly predictable "censorship" flip-flop

How Many Lives Will WikiLeaks Save?

"you've got to be carefully taught"

New Data: The Economy Is In The Latrine

Concerned Women for America upset that cheating homeschoolers get punished for cheating

Jon Stewart's Fox News Slam Over Political Donation Hypocrisy

The Layoff Kings: The 25 Companies Responsible for 700,000 Lost Jobs

It's not about the mosque -- it's America's war on "the Other"

One more fugging one-dimensional war criminal

Justice For Bear Bear Watch: Dog Shooter Cop Charged

France deporting gypsies... anybody else following this?

HuffPo: New Unemployment Claims SURGE, Hit Highest Level Since November 2009

Julian Assange Wins Sam Adams Award for Integrity

Phony Bigots Posing As Patriots

Activist judges! Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Taking Your Country Back...Way, Way Back.

Because we need a WTF moment: Hair Dye Company Offers Anderson Cooper A Million $ To Leave Gray Town

90% of TV commentators are total morons.

Ann Coulter dropped from right-wing speaking gig for headlining gay Republican event 'HOMOCON'

Horsey Toon: The logic...

Would the Democrats be a little better off politically if more southerners were in positions

Other Countries Probing Bush-era Torture — Why Aren't We?

U.S. Ups Pakistan Flood Aid to $150 Million (and we can't help our own or unemployed)

Let us gather around the council fire in praise of Chief Black Eagle.

Ground Zero mosque fear, anger stuns families of 9/11 victims

Ancient octopus coin?

Outrage over plans to build library next to Sarah Palin

Hypocrisy at the Corner Store.

If Obama wants to suppress democratic turn out even more this fall..

Anybody remember the Weapons of Mass Destruction that were supposedly in Iraq?

Just received from DNC:

The Unemployed/Underemployed Could Use Some Good News For A Change....

This is too good!! Target's "fashion show" on Facebook is getting hammered

Mr Fish Toon: People's Choice


Pakistan flood survivors from Ahmadiyya community denied shelter & relief goods

Why do people who defend tax cuts for the wealthy say "Now isn't the time to raise taxes"?

The Hippocratic Oath: Is a prior abortion an acceptable reason to turn away a patient?

Can someone please give the Muslim definition of a mosque ?

Bryan Fischer: The troops died for NOTHING (Because they didn't make Iraq a Christian theocracy)

Bryan Fischer: The troops died for NOTHING (Because they didn't make Iraq a Christian theocracy)

Legal fight on religious grounds cost city $40,000 -- for a $635 tax claim

Jobless Claims Going From Bad To Worse: 500,000

State of Wisconsin settles suit over poor prison health care

I remember the first night of the war

Breaking: Roger Clemens to be indicted for making false statements to Congress.

Another email courtesy of Alan Grayson

Couple 'a Toons on Faux

100% conservative email addresses available at

Another reason to hate Warren Buffett

This fucking mosque manufacturoversy is never

Big oil execs to be indicted for lying about not being in the energy task force

Ann Coulter Taking Heat From Conservatives Over HOMOCON

OK-Michael reagan commentary in my paper re:"Boy Scouts or Islam"

The NYC Mosque- A Purposely Manufactured Controversy Created By Desperate Politicians

DU power has made a major impact on this poll. We have raised it from a low twenties to high

Michael Moore: "We can’t keep waiting for the cavalry to come. That’s because we’re the cavalry."

Smarmy Republican Scammed by Smarmier Republicans

Smarmy Republican Scammed by Smarmier Republicans

Check the reunions at Fort Lewis on

Should St Rudy of 9/11 have allowed Kerik to keep an

Last of the Combat Troops Leaving Iraq? – Only in your Dreams: The Colonization of Empire Continues

here's what i think about the mosque/community center at ground zero/wtc site:

Today in Labor History Aug 19 Strikebreakers attacked and beat picketing strikers police watched

Influential Donor May Bolt From GOP Over Anti-Muslim Hysteria

Dust. . .

The drum beat begins...

Ted Olson, Former Bush Solicitor General & Husband Of 9/11 Victim, Backs Obama On Ground Zero Mosque

(LOL!!!) Inside The Pew Poll: Most (60%) of those who think Obama is Muslim learned it from media

My shrink stinks more than your shrink. . . Please come CAPTION Dr. Laura!!!

It's the burning issue Australia's leaders dare not confront

Rep. Grayson sizes up his opposition:

Salon misses the point on's not his ethnicity that's determined his "electibility."

Patricia Davis, Steve Reisner on new torture study, new play (GRITtv)

Patricia Davis, Steve Reisner on new torture study, new play (GRITtv)

Tragic Annals of the Stupid - Who knew Photoshop had a new 'endorse' function?

Gawker: Want to See President Obama on a One-Dollar Bill?

Philly Fed Index shows contraction in August, first time since July 2009 (= more job loss)

SPAIN: Bull Turns Tables And Charges Into Spectator Stands, 30 Injured

Repent you Fornicators!!!

School Levy and Bond Measures Fail to Pass Nationwide

Howard Dean is more than a little confused

Operation New Dawn...

MO Democratic Senate Candidate Robin Carnahan: Extend Bush Tax Cuts For Wealthy

Facebook supporters organize rally for woman accused in Sen. Levin pie attack

Man with hot dogs in pants arrested

Now That They've Ginned Up Hate Against Muslims, They're Focusing on Proving that Obama is a Muslim

Jobless claims jump to nine-month high

Unemployment silver lining: Workplace deaths fall to 1992 levels!

Maybe Dr. Laura should ask Rush Limbaugh how to be a racist and get away with it!

GOP Senate candidate yanks video showing smoldering 9/11 site

Poll: At least 20% of Americans are stupid

AJC....DA: Paper terrorists stealing homes

IRAQ ---I'm NOT Ready To Make Nice --- While The Real Fools Still Reign Supreme.

The assault on US workers’ wages: PRIVATE SECTOR WAGES FELL 6% IN 2009.

Franklin Roosevelt: The Second Bill of Rights

More on LA 30/10

Why Dean is kind of full of crap

Note to Republicans...

Pyorrhea Palin

Reassign the wealthy's Bush tax cuts to the middle/working classes.

I don't understand the opposition to the Cordoba Initiative(i.e. the misnamed "Ground Zero Mosque").

The Nation: The Lesson of Mosque-Mania: It's Our Values, Stupid

Did Lou Gehrig not die from Lou Gehrig's disease?

California town to charge nonresident drivers fees up to $3000 for car accidents


DFA: Muslims thrown under the bus and elected leaders egged on by the ugliest elements of the RW!

"911 Mosque" run by Sufis?

Permit denied for Quran burning... Hahaha

Underwater Gulf oil plume 22 miles long, likely to threaten marine life for months

How to Fail at Understanding Your Rights, By Sarah Palin

Troops gone, US to rely on 7,000 contractors in Iraq: report

All's Well that Ends Well

"Reload" INDEED: Dr. Laura BLASTED Sarah Palin In 2008: 'Stunned' GOP Chose Her

The Gravest Threat to Your Job Isn't Illegal Immigrants: It's The Robots!

"Ground Zero Mosque" isn't the biggest issue

Everyone loves the word "Stryker"...

Choice Blindness

New senators want to change way Senate works

Many of the returning soldiers might suffer from PTSD. I pray that our country is responsive to

Is Sarah Palin ghostwriting Orly Taitz' briefs now?

Coulter claims 14th Amendment doesn't guarantee citizenship as a birthright

a most excellent site

Senator Kerry visits flood-hit Pakistan

Senator Kerry visits flood-hit Pakistan

If we sit out the November elections, we're screwed

I've immortalized ChickMagic on Grovelbot's Big Board

Howard Dean's Democracy For America Breaks With Him On Mosque Debate ("It's not helping")

18% of Americans believe that Obama is a monster from outer space

18% of Americans believe that Obama is a monster from outer space

Is there such a thing as negative interest rates?

When will the victims of 9/11...

Sticky: "why does DU allow hate-filled anti-Muslim bigots?? Why?"

Dylan Ratigan Just Hit The Nail On The Head...BINGO

Thank You Senator Franken For Introducing Us To The REAL "Muslim Point Guards"

Thank You Senator Franken For Introducing Us To The REAL "Muslim Point Guards"

M$Greedia is full of shite

From the bowels of conservative deep think

Good news for Detroit: Ford and GM cars top the list for customer satisfaction (1st time ever)

Thoughts on Ground Zero "Victory Mosque" Controversy

To N.Y. Muslims, Islamic center near Ground Zero would be more than a mosque

The ad Roy Blunt posted, and then pulled down

Where Did This Come From?

Check in if you're a proud...

Need a Double Order of "Blame the Republicans" Please

Marley T shirt banned at six flags in Montreal - WTF????

Spin control at its worst...Less people died on the job

"Charles Darwin is the father of modern day racism"

Our staunch Saudi allies are considering how to render a man paralyzed on purpose

DOJ Has 60 Days To Appeal Ruling That Declared DOMA Unconstitutional

"Islam is Peace" by George W. Bush

It's always fun to watch the news with my back turned to it and not pay attention.

Saudi Judge to Consider Paralysis as Punishment

That controversial construction project in Manattan - WHAT IS IT?

New Study Identifies Revenues for Doubling of Social Security Payout

New Jersey's $26 billion bond debacle

The definition of Teabagese

Assuming the Democrats are in trouble in Nov, what can they do to make it a landslide?

Toon: Mission accomplished

Ken Lay

Paychecks to Shrink Because of Higher Health Premiums, U.S. Companies Say

Paychecks to Shrink Because of Higher Health Premiums, U.S. Companies Say

What Google ads have to say about "Cackle of Rads"

Mission Accomplished, baby!

Jennifer Aniston responds to O’Reilly:He is ‘insulting women

Those poll respondents don't really believe Obama is Muslim

Dr. Laura BLASTED Sarah Palin In 2008: 'Stunned' GOP Chose Her

Norah O'Donnell looks like she should be on Fox 'news' today.


Fair Game Trailer ("inspired" by the Valerie Plame story)

Fair Game Trailer ("inspired" by the Valerie Plame story)

I'm going to follow the President's lead and not comment on the wisdom of building the mosque...

Imus and Wallace call Pelosi's Park51 remarks McCarthyism; Imus asks, "who's paying for this old bag

Do Islamic center developers have the funds to build?

America loves a parade!

by what rationale are the remaining troops not 'combat' troops?

Could The Legality Of Google's Cache Kill Righthaven's(DU Suer) Copyright Claims?

Could The Legality Of Google's Cache Kill Righthaven's(DU Suer) Copyright Claims?

AP finally bans the phrase 'Ground Zero mosque'

Prop 8: LGBT Activists Arrested in San Diego Sit-in

Why WikiLeaks Must Be Protected by John Pilger

Wonder if Dr. Dean was concerned about this NYC Imam's closeness to the Bushies?


Difficult economic times ahead, CBO warns

MSNBC Rejects MoveOn's Ad Calling For Target Boycott

If Clemens was indicted for lying to Congress about his steroid use...

My GAWD, that's a big assed storm rolling this way

For those wanting to help our troops remaining in Iraq (and Afghanistan):


Kentucky commandments backers plan appeal optimistic of new Supreme Court

There IS another reason to support the Cordoba House

Did I mention I hate Walmart with a passion?

I was just wondering, how did Kuwait feel about being invaded last night?

Well this is just too good! Coulter gets uninvited to speak at a Teabagger event.

"Six day, six weeks, I doubt six months". Iraq War Quote Thread.

For Democratic Reform

Senator Kerry returns to Kabul for Karzai talks

Gallup: We are succeeding in breaking the worker's spirit

Alan Grayson: Verizon-Google: There’s a Hard Rain Coming-An effort to kill off the open Internet

RIAA wants in on Google/Verizon deal

MarketWatch: Get ready for the bookstore massacre

The link to the video taken at Target

Let me show you how it is done: Howard Dean is wrong this time

Quote of the Day from Jon Stewart

The Muslim community center is being built 24,900 miles from Ground Zero

NBC News should get an award for this.

Cameron Diaz tops list of riskiest celeb searches

As we watched a convoy head for Kuwait, and as we argue about it, we lose sight of the fact that ...

You might be a right-winger, if…

Yes, It is actually a mosque

Gov. Dean on with Keith

The Six-Figure Fish Tank Catches On


I think one problem we have convincing people of global climate change

How many people will Fox claim attend the Beck rally next weekend?

Poaching Doesn't Rock: Ted Nugent Caught In Illegal Hunt

Poaching Doesn't Rock: Ted Nugent Caught In Illegal Hunt

I used to mock them.

Tell Xerox to Stop Unionbusting and Shipping Jobs Overseas

A Heartfelt Thank You to the DU Community

I just celebrated the end to Operation Iraqi Freedom with a drink

Define "combat"


"A mosque that rejects radicalism is not a symbol of the enemy's victory;

Another reason Gov. Dean should have kept his mouth shut.

Another Fractured Fable

SPLC Sues Mississippi Authorities, Hospital for Illegally Taking Immigrant's Newbor

Grassroots Or Astroturf? Signs At 'Mega Mosque' Protest Were Pre-Printed

Does anyone know the latest on Theresa Heinz Kerry and

New Unemployment Claims SURGE, Hit Highest Level Since November 2009

Speech by Feisal Abdul Rauf at the Daniel Pearl Memorial.

50K "support" troops in Iraq. Not a BFD.

Q: How do you keep Sarah Palin from stealing your money?

"give me your tired, your poor. . . ."

Google says YOU want THEM to TELL YOU what to do. Is that true?

The Rude Pundit: Why Glenn Beck Ought to Be Repeatedly Cock-Punched (Latter-Day Saints Edition)

Between Palin and the American Family Association, I believe these people want a pogrom.

Let us give some DU love to this poll on Glen Beck and his rally.

University Of Phoenix Recruiter LIES To Undercover ABC Producer About Job Possibilities

"There will be Muslim point guards" says Senator Al Franken

RE-POST: A Krugman Article you won't find in the New York Times

I am very happy to see that a convoy of armed troops left Iraq today. No, actually, I'm thrilled.

New Study Claims 'Cougars' Do Not Exist

Shareholder files friend-of-court brief, upsets sweetheart settlement between SEC and Citigroup

Return of the BP Cover-Up: US govt won't release data for MONTHS -- Mother Jones

Historians rethink key Soviet role in Japan defeat

After latest government report, Toyota dealers feel vindicated

Sarah Palin is so dense that:

DU Quiz of the Hour - Who are these people?

Palin Tweets encouragement to Doctor N-Word: "Dr.Laura:don't retreat...reload!"

Orly Taitz Claims That Obama Is Undermining Her Birther Case

Billionaires Who Haven't Taken The Giving Pledge (surprise: includes NutMeg Whitman)

Media nitpicks Dem races while Sen.Richard Burr's at 32% approval in NC and acting DESPERATE!

Grover Norquist: Ground Zero Mosque The 'Monica Lewinsky Ploy' For GOP

Link to article on Sarah Palin's religious beliefs and her code words used

Outrage over plans to build a library next to Sarah Palin

NY Pizza Burger - Burger King - 4 Whoppers 2,520 Calories!

I learned today that 1 in 5 Americans are dumbasses.

This toon pretty much sums up the last 9 years....

Indianapolis UAW auto workers push back against GM & UAW International demands to halve wages

In Illinois, Doctors Refusing to Treat Women Who've Had Abortions

Do Islamic center developers have the funds to build?

Saudi judge looking for hospital to deliberately paralyze a man as punishment

Black Republican: Sarah Palin Doesn't Speak For Us

Teachers Explain Back-To-School Lists

Teachers Explain Back-To-School Lists

Wikileaks Encryption Use Offers 'Legal Challenge'

Do you think that Park 51 should be opened or stopped?

Gainesville church planning ‘Burn the Quran Day’ is denied permit, but plans to do it anyway.

22-mile-long oily plume mapped near BP well site

Love you Grayson

If I were a Muslim can I pray for the 9/11 victims at Ground Zero in Arabic?

If I were a Muslim can I pray for the 9/11 victims at Ground Zero in Arabic?

Utah’s roadside memorial crosses have to go, court rules

Influential Mosque Opponent Promotes Religious Freedom Abroad For U.S. Government

Feds decide to indict Roger Clemens; torturers & war criminals, not so much.

An Education Lesson Gone Awry...

Pres. Obama should highlight his Iraq withdrawal in every speech. He owns it.

A good man died too soon yesterday - I want people to notice -

Will The Bullies Win Again? Not if Al Franken Can Help It!

Juan Cole: Last US Combat Units withdraw from Iraq

Obama is all right by me

That's great, Mr. President, but the REAL issue now is: Will Democrats allow SS to be GUTTED in Dec?

Fox News Comes Out Of The Closet (Cenk @ Huffington Post)

Sharron Angle Campaigned Against Black Football Jerseys On Religious Grounds: Color is Evil

This is just screaming - Caption me...

Who will stand up to the GOP's war on Islam? by Gene Lyons (

I got a feeling that some folks just CANNOT process

Prison for man who stabbed cat

Thanks, MODS!

Sarah Palin defends Dr. Laura

I would not get a DU name with a politician's name in it if I were you.

Another Truly Awful Wingnut Campaign Site

Memo To America's Middle Class: Obama is Just Not That Into You

Beck/Palin rally permit approved - 300,000 expected

"Ground Zero Mosque" Imam Reportedly Eulogized Daniel Pearl, Saying "Today I am a Jew"

'The Tillman Story' hits with force

Native Americans in Arizona Vow to Deport All Non-Native Americans

69, or What Difference Can a Democratic Supermajority Make?

If We as a Nation Block the Islamic Cultural Center from Opening, What Message are We Sending?

Neocon FRED KAGAN Hired by Team Obama

Cat & Mosque - Mark Fiore's latest animated video

Mosques, Muslims and America in Darkness

The 12 Democratic (And 41 GOP) Senators Stifling The Economy

Facebook. Posting I couldn't ignore...

So just how big is the Republican hatelist?

Sorry, but I don't buy the "Obama is a Christian" line either.

What do the people who are against the mosque..

Who Has Most Expensive School Supplies?

Homeowners' Rebellion: Could 62 Million Homes Be Foreclosure-Proof?

Onslow Bay looked at for first N.C. wind farm

Remember This, "Now The Pentagon Tells Bush: Climate Change Will Destroy Us"? --- Here's An Update

Death of the 'McMansion': Era of Huge Homes Is Over

Dean Stands By Mosque Remarks, Charges Liberal Critics With Being Inflexible

Why doesn't Obama come out against extending the Bush taxcuts...

So, that "christian" church that's going to burn Qurans... do they know the Quran contains


Kucinich: 'You can't be in & out at the same time' - The War in Iraq has entered a New Stage of PR

Kucinich: 'You can't be in & out at the same time' - The War in Iraq has entered a New Stage of PR

A Little Bighorn

Time to have a little accountability for the actual professional left.

Maine company says underwater turbine is a success (largest ocean energy power plant ever installed

U.S. Soldiers Punished for Not Attending Christian Concert

President Obama's pollyanish comments on the jobs crisis: The Obama Administration is out of touch.

Trade Deficit At Record High: What Does That Mean?

Leaving Iraq - pics

I declare the recession is over.


Update: The jobs bill money comes to town.

Dean blew it. Imagine acknowledging to blacks in the Civil Rights era

Dean blew it. Imagine acknowledging to blacks in the Civil Rights era

Faux Is Very Dangerous! Their Propaganda War On Islam Is Broadcast Unfiltered ALL OVER THE WORLD

South Pacific, LIVE from Lincoln Center, PBS now.

I just aquired a box set of 90s music.

Oh fuuuuuck.....

Stranded In Iowa - Manfred Mann & The New Earth Band

My poor cat is hiding in a closet. There is a fireworks display on outside. Any ideas of how

Simon's Cat - "The Box"

The Secret of Beer Goggles Discovered

Rusted Root - Faith I Do Believe

IBM creates a 3D map of the world that is 22 microns wide.

Facebook question... block a "public figure" ?

Female French jazz singers, mmm-mmm good.

So today, I had to attend a talk on distributed work models..

Is it me? Do I look like an all-you-can-eat-walking-buffet?

It's been one of those days for me...

My NEWEST Haiku - "She Flatlined My Heart"

How about a new mod for Left 4 Dead?

Medical advice threads and economic realities.


My next door neighbors are playing AC/DC

I love Jeff Bridges.

New Monopoly Properties For A Changing Economy

Thought for Today

I went to my local DMV this morning

My LATEST Haiku - "Denied"

LOL. Asian woodcarvers.

Airport Fire Destroys $469K Custom Ferrari, Transporter Offers $46K

The Firm vs. The Beetus

I'm so busy and stressed out ......playing Frontierville, lady

Does anybody else think we are all in a dream inside of a dream>?

Surprisingly, I'm really looking forward to seeing that new Julia Roberts movie...

Bad Poetry day ....Write yur bad poetry

Ever find and now enjoy an older videogame you never heard of before?


There is baboon on the loose in my town...seriously

hey Forkboy, did youjust donate??

Confession: Yesterday, I screamed a stream of profanities inside a movie theater.

What is the worst color combination for stickies?

"What a storm last night. You should see my Gazebo." - June 30

Great - another job rejection

CNN BREAKING: President Barack Obama Supports Starship's Right To Build This City On Rock And Roll

Thank you to whoever donated for me.

In which pride goeth before a cetera

Picture this. You're watching an Olympic women's basketball game, let's say, USA vs. Croatia.

Wrong Email Address

Thank you for my donor star, anonymous DUer!

Suppose that you interviewed for jobs with two separate companies

My nephew, who is now 18,

How do you deal with fake people?

An Olive Garden is coming to my town!

I tipped just $1 on last night's meal and apologized as I did

This week is a wash

Is this a dick move?

George Harrison - Wah-Wah (HQ), from "Concert for Bangladesh"...TURN IT UP.

Post at least three sentences describing yourself, and I will give you a NEW NAME !!!

More Concert For Bangladesh...Leon Russell, "Jumpin' Jack Flash / Youngblood"

"Everybody was kung-fu fighting. those cats were fast as lightning.."

There was a wasp in the house, so I saved him and let him go outside

Ah, the joy of deliveries

bears and weed

How do you spell the name of the main Muslim holy book?

I have a date.

I'm voting Tea Party....

A day without sunshine is like.....

Pity Party.....My freshman daughter just left for college.

Depression. UB40 or David Bowie?

Cute little ditty dedicated to repubs

So I was moonlighting at my job as a waiter last night

Anyone here a swimming instructor, or have been one? A question.

OK, who's in charge here?

Creekdog is cheap apparantly--even the sticky agrees!

Please rate my performance after 25,000 posts at DU.

Please rate my performance after 25,000 posts at DU.

Common TV sitcom plot devices...

Nick Cave for PM!

QUICK: give me a trivia question everyone should know the answer to but a lot of people don't

Hawkeye-X´s day 4 in Mexico.

Bacon Lube

New Study Claims 'Cougars' Do Not Exist

Does your husband have TEH GAY?

Why on earth do I lurk on Rapture Ready?

Edible Buildings: Great Idea or Greatest Idea?

Another dumb flower pic

My Family Lost Our Cat Today

Where are the good free games online?


Name a soy-free vegan margarine that doesn't suck

Anyone else having problems making a donation with PayPal?

I sometimes wonder if I deserve the amazing friends I have

I love my hideously ugly cat...

Where should I go for the long weekend.

Deleted scene from Return of the Jedi.

Does anyone else's profession get shit on by the media?

Does anyone else's profession get shit on by the media?

Naked Vacations becoming more popular

Have any of you every gone to a rock or any concert by yourself?

Another dumb hummingbird photo

Who else invented Punk Rock?

What a fuck?

What am I missing?

End of Iraq War for 7 and half years... I wait this!!!

Muslim Victims of September 11th Attack (Not Terrorist)

Challenger Miller Behind Murkowski In Money Race

Independent pledges to spend $2 million in 1st Congressional(MI)

Pulling U.S. Combat troops out of Iraq proves once again that Obama equals Bush

Condemning mosque, Gingrinch echoed Mussolini

Civilians to Take U.S. Lead After Military Leaves Iraq

Republican governors group is said to be avoiding ads for Maes

New Picture Bush and Cheney

Chuck Todd just reported that Obama will not comment tonight and goes on vacation...

So, when does Pres. Obama land on an aircraft carrier?

Special War Casualties list

Comments from President Obama

Hey Barack: YOU appointed the commission you're 'defending' us against

For Pete's Sake Democratic Leaders, take a solid position and be proud of it (on the Mosque/Center)

When last time our President visit Family home? (pic)

very interesting Cartoon about mosque and 9/11

Palin supports Angle and will ‘actively help’ her in Nevada

article about Romney here, fwiw

Which of these items were at the top of the Republican agenda in 2008?

NOW a General talking to Rachel says there are 56,000 troops in Iraq...

Well, there has been a "War Of Jenkins' Ear"...what will history call our invasion of Iraq?

Ezra Klein: Obama Tax Plan Supports the Middle Class

People can use a text message to contribute to helping Pakistan - per the State Department

You're right, I do want a pony

Minnesota GOP: Republican women are hotter than Democrats

Blood For Oil Celebration! Halliburton secured large Iraq oil field yesterday!

8/18/10 Obama's Good Day; Out of Iraq & G.M. to buy back stock

How many Republicans would admit to supporting "tiered" citizenship

DNC Raises $11.5M In July, outpaces RNC again.

War in Iraq will be called 'Operation New Dawn' to reflect reduced U.S. role

Checking In on Consumer Credit Defaults

Otter's lead over Allred shrinks in new independent poll (ID)

CSM - Kerry : US committing another $150M to Pakistan relief that SoS Clinton will announce today

Billionaire Offers $1 Million To Flash Obama

Kirbyjon (Yeah you remember him) says The President is a Christian and blames Fox News

Joe Conason: Why do conservatives pretend "racism is dead"?

Pakistan flood survivors from Ahmadiyya community denied shelter & relief goods

(California) State worker furloughs are back on, for now

The Dems can win another landslide in November

Arizona prison officials release more information about fugitives

(Georgia) consulting firm to pay (H-1B) foreign workers $1 million in back wages


Palin leaps (incoherently, via Twitter) to Dr. Laura's defense. "don't retreat...reload!..."

N.J. unemployment jumps from Christie budget cuts (updated)

Foreclosures in state hit Latino homes hardest

Obama approval rating in some state polls conducted month of August...

Remember a couple weeks ago, when instead of talking about

Afghanistan, Africa most at risk for food shortage, UN says

Help end political meddling with curriculum standards!

Keith just said the convoy is 440 troops. nt

More photos of Israeli soldiers with detainees posted to highlight issue

Rachel Maddow on MSNBC: Last 50,000 due out by end of next year...

Polls show more Americans think Obama is a Muslim

Civilians to Take U.S. Lead After Military Leaves Iraq

Florida Weighs Billing BP More Than $1 Billion to Plug Fund Gap

Ezra Klein on: If only Obama had ...

Ground Zero mosque fear, anger stuns families of 9/11 victims

Just heard the increase in job lost is due to Government jobs in states

Influential Mosque Opponent Promotes Religious Freedom Abroad For U.S. Government

The Next GOP BS Poutrage?

EU pushes exports to China

Another STUPID ASS Cooperate Democrat

Video: A Backyard Conversation with the President

Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance Increase to 500,000

(California) State could use federal school funding to help close budget gap

ACLU sues(FBI & CIA) over detention (& Torture) in United Arab Emirates

New Pew National Poll: Obama 47% (-1) approval 41% (-2) disapproval

Have we helped destroy the middle class via our 401ks?

Ann Coulter dropped from right-wing speaking gig for headlining gay Republican event 'HOMOCON'

Small Firms Lagging, With Bulk of Job Losses

Intel Plans to Acquire McAfee for $7.68 Billion

New TIME magazine Poll: Obama 46/45 approval; GOP leads congressional ballot

Obama says he has 'no regrets' over his comments on controversial mosque near ground zero

ACLU sues over detention in United Arab Emirates

Folks I Don't Care If Obama is Christian Muslim Hindu Jewish.....

Cognitive Dissonance In Alaska-sarah, care to address this?

MSNBC: "Troops out of Iraq? Don't bet on it" (I WAS WRONG ABOUT OBAMA)

Medevac industry opposing upgrades wanted by NTSB

Why aren't the people who claim to be so exorcised about the pain the "mosque" may cause 911 victims

So the rethugs keep saying most people are sensitive to the muslim center so what

so... let's review

Quinnipiac Poll--FL : Crist (I) leads Senate race--Sink (D) ahead in Gov race

President to Congress: Put Small Business Assistance to a Vote

3 Iraqis killed, warnings pinned to bodies

Halliburton gets letter of intent for Iraq oil (shares rose 9 cents to close at $28.79 Wednesday)

GOP candidate Dino Rossi clueless: Thinks 1/3 of his state is making over $200,000.

Where is the Live Aid concert for Pakistan?

Congressional candidate Brad Zaun told in '01 to stay away from former girlfriend

Joe Scarborough Takes On Newt Gingrich Mosque Comments: 'It's Deplorable, It Is Sick Politics'

President Obama Pledges To Sign 9/11 Health Bill

Orly Taitz Claims That Obama Is Undermining Her Birther Case

Biden To Attend Event For Shea-Porter, Hodes

Judge: Names of gay-marriage foes must be disclosed

Burqa decision ripples across world

Stocks drop as jobless claims rise unexpectedly

Nearly 1 in 5 Americans Think Obama is Muslim

Muslims Pray Daily at Pentagon's 9/11 Crash Site

Regina Thomas plans write-in vote for Congress but might be ineligible

Shot fired at Al Franken's condo

22 cities in danger of a double-dip recession

BRIEF: Whirlpool To Lay Off Workers In Fort Smith (jobs to Mexico)

Wall Street reform gives regulators power over executive pay

MSNBC Rejects Anti-Target Ad From Liberal Group

American Airlines Flight 24 moved to remote location at San Francisco airport after alleged threat,

Alex Sink introduces running mate Rod Smith (FL Gov)

There Needs to be a Shakeup in The White House.

Declassified Senate Investigation Files Reveal Clandestine Israeli PR Campaign in America

Pakistan's Foreign Minister (to Christiane Amanpour): Main Enemy is Insurgents, Not India

How Exactly Does A President Create Jobs?

Pentagon Takes Aim at China Cyber Threat

Do Islamic center developers have the funds to build?

Court: N.Y. Town's Opposition to Church Violated Federal Law

Martha's Vineyard man hopes to thank Obama with Jackie Robinson photo

Maes Rejects Tancredo's Offer That They Both Drop Out Of CO-GOV

GOP donor: "The past few years in the Republican party has been constant humiliation for Muslims"

Update on House race in California's 3rd District.

DOJ Has 60 Days To Appeal Ruling That Declared DOMA Unconstitutional

Louisiana Republicans Agree: Scrap Birthright Citizenship, 17th Amendment

President Obama makes 4 Recess appointments

The critics cannot rewrite history

Interesting watch media ask everyone with a pulse why so many Americans think Obama is a Muslim

Obama: Social Security 'is not in crisis'

Ras Poll--Maryland Governor: O'Malley-Ehrlich tied

Obama, Courage and Lower Manhattan

Thank You President Obama

Angle: I Haven't Changed My Mind On Phasing Out Social Security


Fox News actions were reprehensible this evening

Disgraceful: WP - Poll: 1 in 5 Americans thinks Obama is a Muslim

Latest Biden gaffe caught on tape

Police looking into damage to senator's (Franken) home

Quinnipiac Poll--New Jersey: Obama and Christie approval ratings

CIA forms new center to combat nukes, WMDs

Louisiana long shot picking up funds

Russia Set For Iran's Nuclear Plant Launch, Top Nuclear Official Says

Word Choice Matters

When Obama gets back from vacation, I want to see some fireworks

White House says Obama is Christian, prays daily

"Every one hour you listen to Glenn Beck reduces your life expectancy by two days"

Howard Dean op-ed defending his opinion on moving the building (updated)

FOX News's $1 million to the GOP, the start of a flood

The Pimping Must Stop.

BP accused of withholding 'critical' spill data

Halliburton gets letter of intent for Iraq oil

A promise has been kept. Where were you and what were you doing when the bombs started to fall...

UN (General Assembly) to meet (Thursday) on Pakistan aid as fears mount for survivors

Franken: Opposition to mosque is “one of the most disgraceful things that I’ve heard.”

Does Bush deserve thanks for yesterday's pullout?

Gene Lyons: Who Will Stand Up to the GOP's War on Islam?

How much will this "Not-a-Mosque" *Controversy factor into the midterms?

Washington Saved Our Economic Hide

Keith just reported that the current combat operation officially continues until August 31st.

Sometimes Democrats just can't help themselves (should have deferred on the Mosque as a local issue)

For all those who say, "I support their constitutional right to build a 'mosque' BUT..."

The Whitehouse should host a giant welcome home parade for

BP told to preserve blowout preventer as evidence

Phone threat against American Airlines flight at San Francisco International Airport

"More than 50,000 troops will remain in Iraq; they will be reclassified as trainers."

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday August 19

U.S. brigades out of Iraq, but not necessarily out of combat

Photos: Pride, young, old, Patty, the President and "hopey changey" flip flops

Sen Feingold speaks out in support of mosque near Ground Zero-("intentional distraction-political")

Auto workers let Obama know just how they feel about his promises:

Given Money, Schools Wait on Rehiring Teachers

BP accused of withholding spill data


Fee hike impact: Not many takers for H-1B work visas

France begins deporting Roma Gypsies

France begins deporting Roma Gypsies

Weekly jobless claims hit nine-month high (500K)

Palin: "we’d be appalled if any public figure of Rahm’s stature ever used the “N-word""


Gainesville Church Will Burn Qurans On 9/11 (despite the burn permit denial.)

Vet kills wife, daughter, himself in Wisconsin

Orly Taitz Appealing Supreme Court Smack Down Of Birther Case

So, if Obama gets the credit for "ending the war in Iraq"...

22-mile-long oily plume found near BP well site

U.S. boosts Pakistan flood aid to $150M - 4 million left homeless, United Nations says

Robin Carnahan, Missouri Senate Candidate, Wants Bush Tax Cuts Extended For Wealthy

Former Baseball Great Roger Clemens to Be Indicted for Perjury: Report

Sorry, but I don't buy the "Obama is an African-American" line.

BREAKING: Gay man among Obama’s recess appointments

NOAA official: Roughly three-quarters of spilled oil still in Gulf

61% of Americans oppose construction of the 'Ground Zero Mosque'....24% think Obama is Muslim

Mama Grizzly 0-for-5 when it comes to endorsements this month.

There's No Such Thing as a "Support" troop.

Ras Poll: Washington Senate--Murray (D) 50% Rossi (R) 46%; Obama 53% approval

Franken calls opposition to mosque nr Ground Zero ‘1 of the most disgraceful things that I’ve heard'

As troops leave, U.S. to double contractors in Iraq

Muslim employee: Disney banned her head scarf

MSNBC Live From Iraq Border as US Combat Troops Depart (PART 1)

Jill And Joe Biden Welcomes Home Second Brigade

Conservative caller tries to defend nannie to Thom Hartmann in a shoot out

Billo The Clown Get Pwnd By A Rick Roll

Activist Judges - Mark Fiore

Other Things God Hates

Don't fuck with the unemployed, don't fuck with the poor and don't fuck with the homeless!


Joan Stallard Interview at Meeting of Members

Homeless and stranded in Oregon

Weird Liberal Head Show #136: Mission Accomplished

Many Colombians support court's block of military pact with U.S.

CNN: Anderson Cooper 360 on Ground Zero Mosque: It's Geller's Fault!

Target Ain't People

$33 billion for war while communities can't pay teachers? Srsly?

Ron Paul and Lew Rockwell: US foreign policy dictatorship

Cenk Uygur Exposes Republicans Who Are Destroying The Economy

Caught on Tape: Cop Threatens Rape

Rachel Maddow/NBC News: Last Combat Brigade Out of Iraq

Thom Hartmann and Stephen Moore debate - Don't cut Social Security...Double it!

Midweek Politics: Intelligent, well-spoken Iraq veteran gives fascinating account and opinion

Just Close the Bases, Stupid

Dontcha love it when the Bull wins?

US Government is Under Satanic Power from Gays

Via TPM: 9-11 Widower Ted Olson: Obama Was Right On Cordoba House

Mike Papantonio on Midweek Politics: Newt Gingrich is a Teabagger in a 3 Piece Suit

Charlie Crist Moving Left: Independent Thanks God For Leaving GOP

Ground Zero Mosque Haters K.O.'d

Egg Recall, Palin Defends Dr. Laura's N-Word Rant, Blunt Campaign Ad & Troops Leave Iraq

Thom Hartmann-Matt Duss from American Progress - Did Operation Iraqi Freedom end on Obama's watch?

A Nation Filled With Stupid, Xenophobic, RETARDS .. America is DOOMED (Warning: EXTREME Anger)

Climate denial: More to deny than ever

Ed Show w/ Cenk: The MSM Should Call Out Fox News (w/ EB of Media Matters & the Director of the DGA)

Glenn Greenwald interviews Howard Dean Part 2

Dick Armey: Let social security be a choice. Let Medicare be voluntary'

The ad Roy Blunt posted, and then pulled down

Howard Dean weighs in on MosqueGate...a real affront to people who lost their lives

Glenn Greenwald interviews Howard Dean Part 1

Fair Game Trailer 2010 HD

'The Tillman Story' Director: "Shocking Footage in Film from Lynch Operation People Have Never Seen"

Papantonio: Mosques and Right Wing Crazies

Muslims Pray Daily at Pentagon's 9/11 Crash Site

Ed Show: Cenk w/ Senator Brown (D-OH) On Jobs, Bailout

Muslim Employee: Disney Banned Her Head Scarf

Democratic Response to Glenn Beck's Novel

Declassified Senate investigation files show Israeli manipulation of US media

Ed Show w/ Cenk: Should We Legalize Marijuana?

Rear Admiral Haris: Hurricane Katrina "Pales In Comparison To What Has Happened In Pakistan"

The Great Gulf Coast Oil Disaster Coverup Continues

Civilians to Take U.S. Lead After Military Leaves Iraq.

Russia, Pakistan show need for climate action

Indianapolis workers denounce GM-UAW threats

Hamp still stalled- "It’s like arguing about where to build the bedroom in the renovation of a

The right's latest weapon: 'Zionist editing' on Wikipedia

Ground Zero for Tolerance

It's the Beginning of the End for the American Empire - Chalmers Johnson

Forget Donations to GOP, FOX News Still Contributing to Francisco Franco

Even as she leaves her radio show in disgrace, Dr. Laura still doesn't get it

Guardian UK: The transformation of Latin America is a global advance


Mitt Romney's wet noodle economics

Other countries probing Bush-era torture — Why aren't we?

Archbishop Offers to Mediate Islamic Center Controversy.

U.S. Strategy in Pakistan Is Upended by Floods.

Joe Sestak, the 60th Democrat

U.S. Farmers Wary of Gaining From Russia’s Woes.

Myth of the greedy public-sector workers

Does the US Really Want Better Relations with Hugo Chávez?

WTF of the Week

USA! we're #11(?) Doh.

Primer: Six Things Happening Right Now With Financial Regulation

New CIA Interrogation Tapes Hint at Legal 'Loophole' Allowing the US to Outsource Torture

DUers must read -- Letter from China: The U.S. embarrassment at the World Expo

Peak Everything: Preface to the paperback edition

GE and partners ready to start work on $500 million wind project

Drumbeat: August 19, 2010

OPEC OK with Low Oil Prices: Raises Barrier for Alternative Fuels"

Help ban national gas drilling in the State of New York

Energy Star program - GAO reveals some obvious flaws

Shelled Marine Life In Gulf Of Maine Changing Rapidly In Face Of Acidification

New (CESM) Computer Model Advances Climate Change Research

We Have Yet to Come Face to Face with the Biggest Cost of the BP Spill

NSIDC - 8/17/10 2010 Update - Currently 649K Square Miles Below 79-00 Avg. - One Month Of Melt To Go

Pachauri Expects No Climate Deal At Cancun Talks

NASA Earth Observatory - Indus River Valley Pakistan - 8/18/09 Vs. 8/17/10

Torrential Rains Drench Jakarta, Other Densely Populated Regions - Rainy Season Due In November

MPA - 50 Best Blogs On Ocean Acidification

Veterans on Tour for Energy Independence

Oil companies forging ahead with pipelines and refineries to process tar-sands oil

Illinois Governor Quinn Signs Solar Ramp-Up Law and Announces Largest Solar Development in U.S.A.

China to Invest $3 Billion in Forests and Alternative Fuel

Massive North Atlantic Garbage Patch Mapped

Study - By 2030, 68% Of BC's Mature Pines Gone, 20% Of Total Timberlands Denuded By Pine Beetle

Meteorologists - After Two Months, Russia's Deadly Heatwave Officially Over - Reuters

Question about solar power

60+ Cape Cod Estuaries & Salt Ponds Choking On Algae - Towns Rejected Sewer Systems Decades Ago

Kill ’Em All: How Loggers Use Herbicides

State's largest solar farm dedicated in Wyandot County (Ohio)

Tar Sands Oil Production, An Industrial Bonanza, Poses Major Water Use Challenges

Plagued by the plow: Wild forest buffets beat farm fields as food sources

Record and ridicule: Female cyclists expose sexist idiots online

BP Oil Spill Leaves 22-Mile Underwater Plume Migrating in Gulf of Mexico

Beyond Fossil Fuels - Finding New Ways to Fill the Tank

Your 2010 Iowa State Fair Champions!! (pics, tater)

LeGarrette Blount punches a player on his own team....

OK. Apparently Sarah Palin has been saying there is a "Cackle of Roids" in this forum.

Man injured in fall on Fenway stairwell

LeGarrette Blount throws another punch, this time in Titans camp

For all you Nick Saban Fans/Haters he is photoshopped into endorsing

Happy birthday to the niece of 1gobluedem and LisaM!

Video: NY Jet Cromartie Lists His 8 Kids

BYU. The Notre Dame of The West?

Ok, Big Ten fans and other also...

(Percy)Harvin collapses, taken away in ambulance

Bull goes Crazy and injures 40 in Spain.

Highest Paid Athletes

Roger Clemens to be indicted for perjury

Bolivia: Former Leader Arrested

Accompaniment needed in Honduras

One for the books:"EU lawmakers urge probe of Colombian intelligence operations"

Three men massacred in Aguan, Honduras

Martinelli trip to Cuba was personal, says Varela

Does the US Really Want Better Relations with Hugo Chávez?

Letter from China: The U.S. embarrassment at the World Expo

Costa Rica wants US anti-drug program for CentAm

Many Colombians support court's block of military pact with U.S.

Former state trooper charged after middle school gun fire

Bank encourages second amendment

JOB: Communications Director, National Labor College

More Workers Worried About Losing Jobs Now Than In 2008

Copper miners are confronted by tanks, helicopters, 426 state troopers and 325 National Guardsmen

American Postal Workers Union Urges Members Not To Take Postal Service Survey

LA Carwash Workers Win Major Victory to End Worker Abuse, Gain Justice on the Job (jail time)

The unemployed get restless

Executive Suite (1954)

Unions Win Round in 2003 California Grocery Strike

Brian Brown vs Rick Jacobs

Cincinnati-area gay community under assault

Love and Marriage: Gay Couples Speak Out

The Truth About Public Worker Pensions: Hardly The Lap of Luxury

Glenn Beck to Jobless Workers: Go Work at McDonald’s

BRITAIN: Catholic Adoption Agency Must Serve Gay Couples

photos you all can appreciate

Resting from doing nothing

Israel to build shelters against bio-chemical bombs

More photos of Israeli soldiers with detainees posted to highlight issue

Declassified Senate Investigation Files Reveal Clandestine Israeli PR Campaign in America

Court holds state responsible for shooting of Palestinian girl

Giant Terror Birds Used Stabbing Beaks to Kill Prey

Double-Whammy Earthquake Caused Tsunami

Study Says Gulf Oil Spill Caused Manhattan-Size Plume

Martian 'mud' volcanoes eyed for life

Focusing on Dark Energy With A Cosmic Lens

Focusing on Dark Energy With A Cosmic Lens

First Israeli, first Vietnamese win Fields Medal

Time to retire the M-word

How to test a miracle.

U.S. Soldiers Punished For Not Attending chrisTian Concert

White House says Obama is Christian, prays daily

Letting Go Of God - Julie Sweeney

Why Can’t We Have a Rational Discussion About the Afterlife?

Sorry -- dupe.

Endoscopy Accomplished

You know that free healthcare clinic Olbermann is spearheading?

Small miracles

For Shallah Kali - Talk about Releasing!

Sex Is Stressful, But Good For You

The Politics of Teen Sex Stats

The Psychology of Nature

More evidence links pesticides to hyperactivity

Tai Chi Reported to Ease Fibromyalgia (NYT)