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CNN "Hey Hey, Ho Ho ...what?" Did anybody catch the rest?

OWS polls - Wall St. Journal "Democratic pollster" polls 200 - finds opposite of Time and Quinnipiac

Occupy Portland to march in support of homeless camp....

OFFICIAL Reep debate thread! CNN now,

Dylan Ratigan hits another home run

Cartoon from Occupy Boston's facebook page -

Ugh! Sheriff Crazy Joe is on "The Last Word."

Heads Up South Florida DU'ers - Tornado Warnings until 10:00

Romney: "Obamacare costs $1Trillion and I will repeal it"=YOUR life is WORTHLESS

One of Faux News' in-house 'Democrats' has concerns about Occupy Wall Street

Some of the people we're now supposed to degrade, hate and wage war upon.

Simon Baker gets it-NY Governor not so much

Children of the 99% often want to grow up to be the President.

Predator drones on the border. Really?!

The answer to this question is?

Wow, all the debating clowns know how to create jobs...

Get Yer Birther Mug Here

Governor Cuomo Wants to Repeal State's Popular Millionaire Tax


Pols Put Pall on President's Potato Proposal

Just watching the gop debate and the GOP audience blood lust.

Thank goodness that's over!

"Here's how I probably misspoke about our situation."

Ben Sargent Toon

S.F. plaque honoring Harvey Milk is stolen

that "prophet" is back, says the world will probably end October 20th

Rush Limbaugh has done the impossible, he's allowed Sen. INHOFE to be the voice of reason

Pat Robertson: Obama is ‘inciting people to revolt’

Douglas Foshee, El Passo Gas CEO, to get 95 million exit package.

Say "Goodnight", Rick.

Squativersary Party

It's not the 99% vs. the 1%. It's the 99% vs. the portion of the 1% that are shmucks.

@AnnCoulter:Bachmann talking about being a "mom."

The 8 Biggest Lies Uttered During The CNN Las Vegas GOP Debate

French warning to euro summit

There are 14 'more' Repubican debates scheduled (so far)

$1.5 trillion a year to keep energy flowing: IEA

Did anyone watch Frontline tonight? It was "Lost in Detention" which

On CNN, David Gergen says the Obama campaign was the winner of tonight's debate

China Eastern cancels order for Boeing 787s

The Romney / Perry GOP debate fight - VIDEO

Drove past Mitt's La Jolla house today.

Official Republican Debate Squabble Thread

" consensus for the scientific evidence for the product's health claims was needed"

*Mr. Justice Stevens on Charlie Rose.

Herman Cain Served As A Director Of Corporations Raking In Millions Of Stimulus Dollars

Small bear makes big mess in Ketchikan grocery store

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

I don't want to spend the night at my boyfriend's apartment if his mother is there.

Ironic, No ???

Number of China's licensed lawyers reaches 200,000

In what presidential election year did the Democrats have the most pathetic primary candidate field?

Best. Zombie. Accessory. Ever. (Zombie Max ammo from Hornady!)

Imagine Herman Cain winning the GOP nomination and bigots ...

Michele Bachmann debate outfit - is that the first time she got laid from her husband in 2011?

Is this a weird request?

Obama Nominates Paul J. Watford to Serve on the United States Court of Appeals (9th Circuit)

Bloody Gang Fight Breaks Out At Richmond City Hall

Poor People's Campaign: A Dream Unfulfilled

The rethug party is now officially the batshit insane lunacy party

Republics Crap Out In Vegas - Candidates Go Bust, Leave Sin City With Hangover

Toon - Women and Children First


Progress never ends

Could somebody please give Mitt Romney debate points for Gov. Perry? Look it's simple...

Turn on Jon Stewart right fugging now

Herman Chamberlain Cain wants to negotiate and appease terrorists

Hey Mitt, how about mowing your own damn lawn!



Brownback diverts funds from homeowners to big biz

Brownback diverts funds from homeowners to big biz

YAY! Let all the states bid on who gets to keep the nuclear waste!

Obama diary: Look at all of this. You will love it. Pic heavy

It was appropriate that Cain used "Apples and Oranges" metaphor.

Chase is down. No access online or by telephone. What is happening?

F&#K you, Big Banks....

Santorum was pro family during tonights debate while Ron Paul was for the individual.

Santorum was pro family during tonights debate while Ron Paul was for the individual.

Why is it that you never see John Boehner answering any questions on cable news shows? Does the

My own list of demands:

My own list of demands:

How much $$ did the Tea Party Republicans cost your 401K with their game of chicken?

Banks winning immunity - more systemic corruption on the horizon

No interest in secret super committee negotiations.

Europe: Time is running out

Is it my imagination that the Repubs are more brutal towards each other

Federal Reserve and Bank of America Initiate a Coup to Dump Billions of Dollars of Losses on the Ame

Every time the GOP has a debate, Obama's re-election chances go up.

End of Empire (NV): Tough economy closes mining town

Even I can only eat so much popcorn...

Tennessee Commission Gives Family Planning Contract to Religious Health Group

Toon: Trickle Down Economics

I believe in a world without war. Is that so wrong?

Andrew Cuomo stands up for the 1%

Hey Wall St Dudes-It's Not Just Your Ex-Workers Shouting With Signs-Its Your Ex-Customers TOO!

Jocks Walks Out of Musical Over Gay Kiss


More Reasons To Support Occupy Wall Street

Democrat Panties vs Christan Panties - Sister Myotis

Why are some folks bothering to watch these farcical debates?

The Art Of The Possible

Welcome to Cameron's England- Dale Farm evictions - live

Our National Guard is needed NOW to protect peaceful protestors! Call now!!

Texas agency censors scientific report to remove references to reality

Texas agency censors scientific report to remove references to reality

Krugman Blog- Tax Policy Center does Herman Cain

Barney Frank mentioned that #OWS needs to go political.

Romney blamed Newt for his Romneycare mandate

Yes, Muffy, it certainly is difficult to get good help these days

I can't wait for the Obama versus which ever

Romney sucks...

Hurry up, get more done, and die, By Mark Morford

Every Republican needs to be replaced.

"Occupy Womb Street"

Cain, Perry, Romney doing the impossible - making Bachmann look normal

Cain, Perry, Romney doing the impossible - making Bachmann look normal

Occupy Wall Street Come Up With List Of Demands

Naomi Wolf arrested at Occupy Wall Street protest

Naomi Wolf arrested at Occupy Wall Street protest

Naomi Wolf arrested.

Should #OWS make its presence felt at the polls?

Self-deleted by member

Stupid toon that completely misses the point

BofA, JPMorgan Say More Investors Demanding Refunds for Post-Bubble Loans

Did you DU the OWS Fox Poll?

Stop with the "be careful what you wish for" B.S.

White House Initiative Spurs Coalition Of Companies To Hire 25,000 Veterans, Spouses

Caption this Santorum/Bush pic

Social Security payments to see first increase since 2009

Bachmann: Iraq and Libya Should Reimburse the U.S. for 'Liberating' Them

Response to a conservative asking me to explain why it's fair to the top 1% to have to pay 21%

Celebrity Liberals make fun of themselves: Stiller, Wiig, Black, Penn KicK! Making Politics Fun

oh thank goodness, SS to get a cost of living raise, finally

US Army to fly 'kamikaze' drones (will fit in a backback)

Rachel Maddow calls out 'conservadems' after spotting Ben Nelson cheering republican Cain

Can Obama successfully tar Mitt Romney as both a flip-flopper and a fire-breathing conservative? Yes

David Brooks Does Not Get the Moral Norm of Being Broke

Cooper listening to Romney and Perry debating:

I should not have to choose...

Did Romney really rewrite his book for the election? He sure did

Student loan debt hits record levels

U.S. Hawks Behind Iraq War Rally for Strikes Against Iran

U.S. Hawks Behind Iraq War Rally for Strikes Against Iran

Post of the Day:read Greg Palasts "The Best Democracy Money Can Buy." He lays out the plan in detail

The drawbacks of credit unions

GAO Finds Serious Conflicts at the Fed

Twinkles up people

Closed bank account, fired a stockbroker, how about a China-free holiday?

NorthCarolina, I am SO sorry if my replies

U.K. MOX plant closure to cost (Japanese) utilities billions

The Other Republican debate.

INFOGRAPHIC: The American Cities With The Most Super Rich People

Occupy ALEC II

US must think '10 times' before unilateral action in Pakistan: Kayani

As engineers have long known, heatsinks are an excellent way to disperse hot air.

China police fire on Tibetans, nun burns to death: Report

Keeping the money out of politicians hands

Jon Stewart: GOP 'Loves' America But 'Hates' Most Of Its People

Romney will get the nom. because he's the least stupid.

The Rude Pundit: Random Observations on Last Night's GOP Debate Thing

Scorn in the USA - Jon Stewart at his brilliant best

Wednesday TOON roundup, the rest

Pakistan warns US over unilateral military action

Warren Buffett's Plan to end the Deficit (in 5 minutes)

How times and attitudes have changed.

A graph of just how regressive Cain's 999 plan really is.

Wow - Perry is over-compensating trying to "un-do" his

How low can you go? City of Oakland says the occupiers are attracting rats!

Elizabeth Warren Builds Small Donor Army, Pulls In Big Liberal Donors

Republican debate audience member 10/18/11 (photo)

Republican debate audience member 10/18/11 (photo)

Still want a primary challenger for Obama?

Athens Calling

Another idiotic toon that completely misses the point

APNewsBreak: Basement case could be US hate crime

Unpaid Student Loans Top $1 Trillion

Soldiers receive renewable fuel from stateside Conservatives

My Friends the TeaBaggers!

So all of us on SSI are going to get a 3.6% hike in benefits...

Anyone remember Monday October 19, 1987? Largest percentage single day loss of the DJIA in history

20-25 foot waves forecast for.............. ... Chicago

Ex-Church Member, Kept from Scientologist Son in Hospital After Serious Wreck

Why are cops being used to harass peaceful protestors?

Donald Trump Is Nuts! Calls For Protests At White House, Says Obama Abandoned By Wall Street

Deputy Inspector Anthony Bologna faces discipline of a loss of 10 vacation day?

What's Wrong With Wall Street And Today's GOP In One Picture

Katie Couric: 'The Media Can Awaken People And Change Minds'

Troops in Afghanistan Burn Donated Copies of Bill O’Reilly’s Books

Occupation and realignment: How a real leftist movement could create a new center in our politics

Occupy the Tundra photo cuts a trail across the Internet - Anchorage Daily News

Senators Question Weak Oil Speculation Rule

NY police: Man killed his kids, wife and himself

NY police: Man killed his kids, wife and himself


A case of entrapment by the NYPD? (OWS related)

In case there was any doubt about their priorities...

Will Any Of These 'Pro Occupy Wall Street' CEOs Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is?

Things are hot at OWS at Times Square - live stream

Let's All Take A Moment To Really Consider This Epic #Occupy Prediction For 2012

What have Republicans done for African-Americans lately?

Gone to occupy Wall Street...

California’s largest doctor group calls for marijuana legalization

Here's a list of the livestream locations for all of the Occupy Wall Street locations

Fox Business Network Memo To Staff: Stop Trying To Be Like Fox News

Michigan Tea Party Rep. Kurt Damrow tossed out of County Republican Party.

16 Signs That Your City Has Become A Hellhole

Citigroup to pay $285 million in SEC CDO fraud case

Unpaid Student Loans Top $1 Trillion

Tax Policy Center evaluates the effects of Herman Cain's 9-9-9 tax proposal:

For the entities controlling investments money does not disappear.

"Wait, now the right hates General Electric?"

Obama's "Secrecy Pact" document for Trans-Pacific Trade Talks has been leaked!

Citibank Protester Talks About Undercover Infiltration In Occupy Wall Street

So, the company I work for is paying for flu shots for full time employees

Why I will never vote Republican

Pat Robertson: God Let Zoo Animals Escape to Bite Gay People!

THRIVE - documentary

Right-wingers believe that the exotic animals released in Ohio are a left-wing plot:

Brown Campaign tricks will begin in just a moment

O’Donnell blasts hypocrisy of marijuana prohibition

OWS ammo: : CITI fined $285m by SEC. Promoted bubble securities designed to fail.

Child needs medical treatment? Christian Right leader wants you to make sure the doctor isn't gay

Child needs medical treatment? Christian Right leader wants you to make sure the doctor isn't gay

Bachmann drops to last place in Iowa 2012 Presidential Power Rankings

New talking point emerges re OWS

The Elite Are Trembling in Their Boots

Bank of America Deathwatch: Moves Risky Derivatives from Holding Company to Taxpayer

Herman Cain Blames The Unemployed, GOP Debate Audience Cheers (VIDEO)

MSNBC Primetime Shake-up. Ed Schultz Moves to 8pm; Lawrence O’Donnell Back to 10pm

Romney will be the easiest person to defeat.

Why have our Presidential debates become shiny, fluffy, empty commercials?

FastCo: Demograhic Statistics Vs Media Stereotyping - Occupy Wall Street Is Us


GOP freshmen feel fundraising pinch

FOCUS: America's Child Death Shame

Martin Brashir Is Eating Sheriff Joe Asshole for LUNCH..

I did NOT see the Republican "debate" (time zone issues), BUT.....

Romney: Accelerate foreclosures to ‘allow investors to buy up homes’

True love....

Why is Morning Joe scum entertaining that treasonous

Reid Tees Up Key Test Vote On Teacher, Firefighter Jobs Bill

How Women Can End War

Foreclosure ruling leaves buyers in limbo

Variation on Mac trojan disables built-in OS X malware protections

Dylan had the Red Alert author Leeb on his show

Is Bank of America preparing for a Chapter 11?

The purpose of these debates is to Occupy Main Street.

Interesting poll of NH GOP voters on Citizens United and campaign reform.

Marijuana Goes Mainstream: For First Time, Majority In Gallup Poll Endorses Legalization - TPMDC

Citigroup paying $285M to settle SEC fraud charges

Game Over for Faster Than Light Neutrinos?

Super Fun Pak Comix!

Pakistani poor hit by decision to spurn US aid

I've decided that Romney is the 'Larry Tate' of the GOP candidates

Your thoughts on Stewart Alexander for President in 2012


George Lakoff: How to Frame Yourself - A Memo for Occupy Wall Street

Consumers Will Switch Banks Over Fees: Survey

Progressives Lets Multi-task: Occupy and Elect - the October Candidate List

Conservatives Are ‘Fighting the Last War’ Against Occupiers

Leaked Memo: Corporate Boardrooms Fear the Occupy Movement (Nation of Change)

More geniuses at SFPD are demanding that OccupySF

DoJ doesn't want to protect immigration detainees from rape in custody.

Confessions Of An Economic Hitman

Reid signals government jobs must take priority over private-sector jobs

Right wing projection and Occupy Wall St.

Chen Xianmei gives her reward over for the medical care of the two year old she rescued.

IF you have to bring a gun to a protest....You have already lost...

Pew Poll: Public and 'Occupy Wall Street' Movement in Synch on Key Issues

Ed Rollins said this group of GOP candidates remind him of Housewives of New Jersey

OMG. "Mitt Romney" — A BLR Soundbite. Laughing so hard here, but he makes sense?

Biden: GOP protects the rich at expense of teachers, responders

Naomi Wolf: how I was arrested at Occupy Wall Street

American Airlines woes

American Airlines woes

I just received an intelligence insulting robo-call from the NRA.

The monkey was last spotted in a gated community outside Dallas.

Occupy Movement Heats Up US South

FBI inside Wayne County headquarters in downtown Detroit

FBI inside Wayne County headquarters in downtown Detroit

In Rift Between Murdochs, Heir Becomes Less Apparent

Douglas Foshee, El Paso CEO, To Get $95 Million Exit Package: Report

Greece Riots and how CNBC is framing them.

Bernie Sanders: Live Online town meeting hosted by AARP

Above all: Frame yourselves before others frame you. - By George Lakoff

Above all: Frame yourselves before others frame you. - By George Lakoff

Republican mandates

China cuts US debt holdings after downgrade

Said on the TeeVee

Question for those who lived through and remember the Vietnam draft.

OH Exotic Animal Escape: Gov Kasich allowed Executive Order regulating them to Expire

which one seems unnatural now?

which one seems unnatural now?

Have any of the Occupy camps been completely shut down?

Why Romney Slammed Perry So Hard —By David Corn

Anyone else headed to DC on Nov. 6 for demo?

Want to be depressed? "Shoot to kill: Ohio cops hunt escaped animals"

Have You Tried Santorum?

No new jobs in the part of Jobs Bill vote scheduled for Friday.

Ten children also found in US cellar horror case

We the 99% Demand a Totally Different Federal Budget

(((PIC))) A Rainy Hump-Day Message from Occupy Wall Street

The Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome “Debates.”

Massachusetts Supreme Court Blows Whistle on How the Banks Broke the Housing Market

Am I the only one who is not a big fan of the name "Occupy" for this movement?

WI GOP looks to repeal law requiring comprehensive sex ed in schools

Tonight on Countdown: New polling on OWS & surtax, Dean Baker, Errol Louis

Ron Paul said we should cut all foreign aid to Israel and no one clapped

Wednesday OWS TOON Roundup

'German Reasoning Won Out' in Stem Cell Ruling

The effort to smear Occupy Wall Street is in full effect......

The effort to smear Occupy Wall Street is in full effect......

Tea Party Nation Urges Businesses To Stop Hiring People....

5 Steps to Clean up Wall Street

Five years from TODAY, if Republicans win the House, Senate and White House......where will......

Biden, reporter face off over crime statistics

Ad in NYC Subway using Rick Perry's name. LOL!!!

Republican Party In ALABAMA Is INFESTED With Indian Gaming CASH

Thanks To The 99% Movement, Media Finally Covering Jobs Crisis And Marginalizing Deficit Hysteria

Lawrence Odonnel rewrite on marijuana hypocrisy

"The last thing you should have to do is fight for a job when you come home."

Michele Bachmann: Obama 'Put Us In Libya. He Is Now Putting Us In Africa' (Where is Libya, Michele?)

Does Alec Baldwin's status as nationwide pitchman for Capital One undermine his OWS support?

The influence of DU on a person is significant

I opened a checking account at a credit union today. Easy Peasy. No deposit required.

One of the most beautiful women I have ever seen in my life, Michelle Obama is on TV

CNN - re: the debates - "Is Rick Perry mean?"

Isn't all warfare really just class warfare?

Teabagger media want rain,wind and cold...

Heartbreaking: Former Abductee Responds To Rush Limbaugh’s LRA Comments - VIDEO

Let me renew my prediction for the Republican Nominee


Lawrence O’Donnell Booted To 10pm ET; Ed Schultz Moves Up To 8:00pm ET

"What are they smoking?"-Robert Reich: The Austerity Death Trap

I keep hearing the lie that the bottom 5% of the US richer than 68% of the rest of the world.

Wednesday Republican Primary TOONS, Part 1- Cain

General Republican toons....

Wednesday Republican Primary TOONS, Part 2- Romney and the rest

Who's working hard to make you think OWS are anti-Semites? Check out their new commercial:

Posting Pictures on DU

Should pictures of the animals from Zanesville OH be posted on DU?

I'd like to see what kind of reaction someone would get carrying a sign on Wall Street saying:

City estimates Occupy LA's damage to lawn to be $400K, Councilman says he could re-sod it himself

AI: US, Russia and European countries supplied large amounts of weapons to repressive governments

So Biden is not allowed to talk about the effect poverty can have on crime according to the GOP?

Most interesting man in the world...

WI Repugs want to repeal Wisconsin's Comprehensive Sex ED program: Meeting NOW..

MSNBC Ed Show moving to 8 pm, Mon 10/24. Lawrence to go to 10 pm.

MSNBC Ed Show moving to 8 pm, Mon 10/24. Lawrence to go to 10 pm.

Occupy St. Louis to show commercial-free World Series

Star Trek an optimistic view of the future? I don't think so.

Whiny girl on MoJo, complaining about not being rich fast. "Sucks to Be Us."

Tea Party Nation asks businesses to stop hiring as expression of tea party solidarity

"It was moving so fast, I misspoke." GUESS WHAT, ASSHOLE! P.O.T.U.S. is a "FAST" job, PIZZA DOUCHE!

THE BEST BLESSING of all........ NOT to have Obama run against Romney!

Portland is going nuts in the green requirements! (rant)

How You Can Accurately Forecast The Financial Future

In addition to all the obvious reasons, another reason to re-elect Obama

Ohio police: Owner set wild animals loose before committing suicide

Tony Bologna With A Side Of Pepper Spray Docked 10 Vacation Days

Rand Paul stalls Senate education bill

Michael Moore: Historians Going to Wonder Why the Rich Overplayed their Hand

SIU Campus police has just taken all the tents from Occupy Carbondale

Bwah-ha-HAH, troops in Afghanistan BURN gift copies of O'LOOFAH's books!1

Will Bush/Cheney/Rumsfeld ever have to stand trial for crimes against humanity?

In response to Rick Perry's forthcoming flat tax proposal..

Genius NYPD arrested Naomi Wolf

A payroll tax cut only benefits those who are already working, so explain

Disneyland workers answer to 'electronic whip'

When, in history were the rich not ultimately toppled...?

Tea Party Nation urges businesses to halt hiring to hurt Obama and Occupy Wall Street

Household having more trouble paying for food, shelter, health care now than during great recession

Huntsville AL to hire up to 110 TFA teachers. They laid off 1000 teachers, 280 staff.

Cain's 9-9-9 scam. Make more than $1 million? $455K tax cut. Under $200K? Tax INCREASE.

Economy is turning! Obama will win this election...

Fabulous Occupy Picture

Fabulous Occupy Picture

Revealed – the capitalist network that runs the world

Happy YORKTOWN DAY - 230 years since we won the war - October 19th

Lax Ohio laws lead to 'free-for-all' for exotic animals, critics say

Fucking Antarctica..

So Rachel says Ben Nelson (admiring the pizza dude), Droopy Dog and Tester going to vote down

Armed vs. Unarmed...

I smell... the stink of desperation... # # # # # # # # # # #

I smell... the stink of desperation... # # # # # # # # # # #

We're not protesting against corporations. We're not protesting against the government.

I know why the Police loves Tea Party and hate OWS (PIC)

Rick Scott (Fl. Gov) is one huge POS!

Please help me break down how Herman Cain's 999 plan will affect me personally

MSNBC line up changes announced...

Has anyone else heard that the banksters themselves may be loosing jobs. Does anyone

Why America is severely broken..

It's time to play: Protest - Spot the Difference

Los Angeles Unified School District teacher fired for speaking out against Jews at Occupy L.A.

I went to protest my Congressman last night

Man with rifle arrested at Occupy Seattle protest

OCCUPY Tacoma Takes Its Case To Rep. Norm Dicks (D) WA

"In politics the middle way....

Lions and Tigers and Bears.......Large predators on the lam in Ohio

We are the 1% standing with the 99%

Adam Levine (Maroon 5) Calls Fox News Evil, Bans Them From Playing His Music

When Mittens and Perry were squabbling like a couple of 2nd graders who did you root for?

An URGENT request of DUers re: OWS & BofA's $75 Trillion Heist of U.S.Treasury

Are there laws against public fornication in your town of residence? Is that legislating morality'?

Here Are Occupy Wall Street's Plans For A National Convention That Could Change The Face Of America

Joe Lieberman introduces bill to take away the citizenship of US citizens

Cop disguised as a protester was the loudest person at Citibank.

I am a comfortable college professor...but I couldn't sleep...

Greek Unions Take to the Streets

I really don't think they want to go there: Republicans mock Obama’s teleprompter use

Photo Essay: 50 Years Ago: The World in 1961

Some see danger in changing Social Security's funding proposed by President Obama

Ohio Democratic lawmakers file ethics complaint against Gov. Kasich's point man for jobs

Does anyone have knowledge of a company

Ohio: TV stations drop misleading ad by group pushing anti-union bill

"Occupy" and the Ron Paul campaign

OWS Sign Suggestions

TPM: Occupy Wall Street Demographic Survey Results Will Surprise You

My whole thought process is changing.

You used to find fairly decent stuff at Goodwill stores in my area.

We were fine until My Husband lost his job

LA teacher loses job over anti-Semitic comments

Bill O'Reilly Book Going Like Fire In Afghanistan

This is my take on why Herman Cain is being pushed by the rethugs. They all but conceeded the

Wayne Newton cuddles with Michele Bachmann on Fox News, kisses her

Wayne Newton cuddles with Michele Bachmann on Fox News, kisses her

Should private companies own our most precious resource?

Steal my Avatar

Woman saves trucker from San Francisco freeway-crash flames

Deer Crossing - Red State Style

If Tomatoes Were Made Illegal Today, People Would Be Killed Over Them Tomorrow

Where is the 100% complete outrage for this treatment?

Bernie Sanders Statement on Social Security COLA

Why "tranquilizing" large exotic animals isn't something easily done:

#OWS: Let Me Tell You Wall Street Asshats a Little Something About Hippies

Sad and beautiful - Couple Married 72 Years Dies Holding Hands

Perry just called Cain "bru-thuh" OMG

Occupy Wall Street: Good people in need of a coherent agenda (and I’m here to help)

Occupy Wall Street: Good people in need of a coherent agenda (and I’m here to help)

Naomi Wolf comments about her arrest:

Decriminalize, don't legalize.

GOP Senator Pushes Radical Bill To Restrict Discussion Of Abortion Over The Internet

9-9-9 in One Really Long Graph. Insane.

Do you believe the world will be a better place or a worse place in 50 years?

Why Are Women Part Of The 99%?

Quds Force II - The Storyline Repeats Itself

BofA Deathwatch: Moves Risky Derivatives from Holding Company to Taxpayer-Backstopped Depositors

Male Privilege

"Second Hand Dealer Law": Louisiana bans cash........

Edgar M. Villchur, a Hi-Fi Innovator, Is Dead at 94

Bachmann Forgets Where Libya Is

Need ideas for OWS signs. Come to our general assembly meeting in CA

Unaccompanied minor was safely on plane until mechanical issues forced evacuation. Now he's missing

22 House Dems Urge Obama to okay Keystone XL Pipeline

18 fucking Bengal tigers, alone. Killed. This afternoon. Not to mention the other animals, lions.

Ritualized child abuse: circumcision

Why is Mitt Romney so unlikable?

Occupy Wall Street Planning A National Convention, Releases Potential Demands

Eric Cantor Masks His Corporatist Agenda With Occupy Wall Street Terminology

On 2012 Election and OWS

TODAY'S DOONESBURY: Joining Occupy Wall Street "Fact: 400 Richest Americans Own More Wealth Than..."

I heard that Ralph Nader is hoping that Michael Bloomberg will run.

I heard that Ralph Nader is hoping that Michael Bloomberg will run.

Freed U.S. Hikers Speak at Occupy Oakland, Express Support for California Prisoners on Hunger Strike

"I am a champion of liberty" Ron Paul's narcissism makes me sick.

Women ride in back on sex-segregated Brooklyn bus line

"No poor person ever gave me a job"

Everyone. HOLD YOUR DAMN HORSES. OWS has not issued a call for a National General Assembly

Well... I Guess This Was Inevitable... “Hot Chicks of Occupy Wall Street”

Delete - wrong forum

New Chickenfoot song: "Three and a Half Letters" aka "I need a job"

CHALLENGE: Find SEVEN things wrong with this photo without reading the SPOILERS,


more weirdness in a weird month - today's selection: snake porn

My son likes to see his name on the computer and smilies.

Deer Crossing

SPIEGEL Pub Quiz Brewing Up a Storm

Page from the Table of Contents for a 22nd Century history textbook

Democrat Panties vs Christan Panties - Sister Myotis


Light bulbs!

Low-cost Russian airline goes out of business (great commercial, though)

I'd laugh if this wasn't from my local newspaper and shows the

is anyone else's gmail account acting up?

I'm sooooo sleepy

A view from behind.

*Pulls out her staple gun and post more rules for the DU Lounge* : Watch out for those *#^# Monkeys!

Please Mr. Postman ...


Yah, yah - it's probably photoshoped, so what?

I don't want to spend the night at my boyfriend's apartment if his mother is there.

PHOTO: "LEAN on me, when you're not strong... and I'll be your friend... I'll help you carry on"

Zanesville animals are tweeting

Best. Zombie. Accessory. Ever. (Zombie Max ammo from Hornady!)

Women respond to the new High Heels for Dudes fashion trend by upping the ante

I got my newest videogame today!

This is a fucking AMAZING display of strength. How many push-ups would YOU estimate T-Rex could do?

As if we really NEEDED any... here's further proof that kitties are evil. EVIL!!!

MFM is a bad mother... HUSH YOUR MOUTH... but I'm just talkin' 'bout MFM... WELL, WE CAN DIG IT!!!

Is Rush Limbaugh an appropriate Sunday School Source?

Yet another universally-known picture BEFORE it was 'cleaned up' by Photoshop:

Seriously, will they just finally toss LynneSin in jail and be done with it

I am the 99%

If Amerigo Vespucci gets a video camera......

George Wallace's first term - Another low-pass flyby story

Honey badger suspended by LSU

Another year, another accident

The REAL reason they cancelled the Queen's "Drive Across America Tour" after just one day:

Does anybody know if this is actually possible?

I don't care, she still looks fabulous

Anybody else think this Geico commercial is a little mean-spirited?

Anyone ever noticed that Michelle Bachmann looks an awful lot like another female homophobic?

Please send your good vibes as my buddy Elmer crosses the Rainbow Bridge

Generation Jackass

Why are Eastern states so durn small? nt

Verb. Need a threatening verb.

What weird habits do your pets have. My cat Inky cannot wait for me

Pepper Steak? What the hell is it?

We have a...step-dog? (photo)

What did I miss?

OK I'm laughing my ass off...

A rare on-stage photo of MiddleFingerMom performing a magic trick learned in the hospital:

What are your reading tonight Lounge? Me "The Better Angels of Our Nature" by Stephen Pinker. I

This has to be one of the cutest kitty photos ever taken:

Chicken Fried Steak? What the hell is it?

Does anybody know if this is actually possible?

Physiological find a word. The first three words you find describe you,

We lost our first's some pics from the event

Stone Roses Reunion!!!!!!

Occupy Fort Lauderdale protesters evicted from Wilton Manors park

Amnesty: Arms from the US, Europe used against protesters in Middle East, North Africa

Immigration agency told to pick up its pace

Investigators have questions about Solyndra investor’s charitable tax status

U.S. ambassador to Canada says Buy America policy is good for Canada in long run

Republican presidential debate puts Herman Cain to test

AP Interview: UN envoy Farmer says Haiti cholera outbreak is now world’s worst

Anwar al-Awlaki’s family speaks out against his son’s death in airstrike

Joe Arpaio Dissembles (miracle if not perjury) on the Stand in Andrew Thomas Disciplinary Hearing

Name your favourite park. I like Banff National Park, specifically Lake Louise. I had

(INCLUDING US CITIZENS) Latinos Said to Bear Weight of a Deportation Program


Occupy Asheville Protesters Pick Up Litter, Wipe Windows at Merrill-Lynch Building, 4 Arrested

State attorneys general push for Cordray to lead federal consumer agency

Ariz. Legislature creating special panel to make recommendations to redistricting commission

Pentagon lawyer warns of militarized approach to counterterrorism

With 5 Weeks to Go, No Consensus on Deficit Panel

Rove Appearance Sparks Partisan Dueling (Amb. Joseph Wilson Protest)

Americans in Canada told not to fear IRS

Banks Raided in EU Antitrust Probe Over Euribor Derivatives

Morgan Stanley reports $2.2 billion profit

Ford workers approve new contract, 63 pct in favor

Women ride in back on sex-segregated Brooklyn bus line

This is just disgusting (and guaranteed to ruin your appetite)

Police hunting escaped exotic animals in Ohio

Turkish troops enter northern Iraq in pursuit of Kurdish rebels

Intensive riot training preps officers for DNC

Russia signs free-trade deal with former Soviet states

San Antonio break-in sparks FBI involvement: police

EU regulators raid banks in anti-competition inquiry

News Technology Worms 'New Stuxnet' worm targets companies in Europe

'New Stuxnet' worm targets companies in Europe

4th arrest made in Philadelphia basement case

L.A. officials approve jail measures to stop abuse

U.S. Looks Ready to Re-engage North Korea

Dalai Lama's prayers for Tibetans 'terrorism in disguise', China says

Obama Unveils Business Partnership to Boost Military Hiring

Central Fla. Air Passenger: 'You're All Going To Die'

NBA Negotiations Last 16 Hours; More Talks Planned

Phone hacking: NI lawyer says he knew its 'rogue reporter' defence was wrong

Man catches fire during clashes with Greek police

Police find 6 kids in northeast Philadelphia basement case

Pryor puts hold on all Treasury nominees

Game Over for Faster Than Light Neutrinos?

Wayne Newton cuddles with Michele Bachmann on Fox News, kisses her

Freed female Palestinian terrorist to Gaza children: I hope you will become martyrs

French Woman Abducted in Kenya Dies

FBI was investigating Murtha for corruption, new records show

A tigers' tale: Oakland zoo rescues 4 sisters

Credit card late payments back on the rise

Naomi Wolf Arrested While Occupy Wall Street Protests Cuomo

Wall Street demonstrations may get star power (Alec Baldwin)

Start of 2-day general strike shuts down Greece

Medicare Costs To Reduce Social Security Increase

Papandreou Prevails in First Greek Austerity Vote After Clashes

Appeals court rejects Righthaven’s ‘urgent motion’ (to block creditor's collection)

Bank of America Loses Title as Biggest in U.S.

Obama to firefighters-GOP will decide jobs ("We'll see if they'll fight just as hard for your jobs")

Wall Street Rejects Dem Fundraising ("Most Wall St. Guys Feel Like Going to Be Burned in Effigy")

British Police Clash With ‘Travelers’ in Eviction

Ken Clarke plans secret court hearings to avoid revealing intelligence

Citigroup to Pay $285 Million to Settle Fraud Case

Consumers paid more for food, gas in September

Seriously, will they just finally toss Lindsay Lohan in jail and be done with it

Safety steps may head off (controversial Keystone XL) pipeline

Norman Corwin dies at 101; radio's 'poet laureate'

Accused of Deception, Citi Agrees to Pay $285 Million

Justice Department lawyers say they’ll quit if regional offices close

Humane Society doesn't fault Ohio authorities in animal deaths

I love Facebook!

(Elizabeth Warren) Candidate’s Fighting Words Draw G.O.P.’s Fire

Foreign cars more pricey than ever compared to Detroit's

Rick Perry to unveil flat tax plan

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Senate Saves the Potato on School Lunch Menus (against Obama admin position)

Police accused of allowing undercover officers to lie in court

GAO Finds Serious Conflicts at the Fed

Marching downtown Saint Paul, union nurses call for a tax on Wall Street

Exotic animals loose in Muskingum County; animals' owner found dead

Bay Area counties cooperate with federal policy, but not Santa Clara

PHOTO: If there's anything worse than getting killed, it's getting killed to DEATH.

U.N. Torture Chief: Ban Solitary Confinement for Teens, Mentally Disabled

(Venezuela) Telecoms agency fines Globovisión for coverage of prison riot

BofA Said to Split Regulators Over Moving Merrill Derivatives to Bank Unit (MUST READ)

Warren Buffet - I could end the deficit in 5 minutes

In Less Than A Minute Alan Grayson Explains Occupy Wall Street To The 1 Percent

Perry goes after Mitt on hiring illegals in Belmont

A Blast (of Pepper Spray) from the Past

Liberal Confronts Herman Cain!

Cain stands by comment that unemployed should "blame themselves". Debate crowd goes wild with glee!

Thom Hartmann vs. Phil Kerpen - Why are the Republicans trying to crash the economy?

German TV-channel ZDF talks with workers at Fukushima Dai-ichi (german, english subs)

Did Mitt Forget? (DNC Ad)

'Black Swan' Author Nassim Taleb : OWS IS A Second Generation Marxist Class Struggle

TDPS: Dan Wheldon Indycar Crash Raises Questions of Media Coverage of Death

Paul Simon - Peace Like A River

Papantonio: Republicans Now Claim To Be Concerned About Income Gap

An oldie but goodie...Supply Side Jesus, by Al Franken

Inside Occupied Portland - Bicycle Generator

We Need More Veterans, Police and Firefighters To Join Occupy Wall Street

Jesus Returns to Earth, And Boy is he Pissed!

TDPS: Actually, not everybody had guns in the Wild West

Thom Hartmann & Dylan Ratigan talk Corporate Power & Revolution

Russell Simmons Discusses Occupy Wall Street with Martin Bashir -

Police Seek Escaped Exotic Animals in Ohio

Keiser Report: Live by Fraud, Die by Fraud (E198)

US battles for influence over the airwaves

We Marched With Martin

Video of Naomi Wolf Arrest by NYPD - Oct. 18

Gonna Take Us All

CrossTalk: Iran Baiting

The Onion: GOP Race Heats Up as Candidate in Coma More Appealing Than Rest of Field

Horrifying GOP Debate

Republicans Walk Back Their Tone On The 99 Percent Movement

TYT: Pentagon: U.S. In Afghanistan Until 2024

Papantonio: How Anti-Science Republicans Are Destroying America

Romney and Perry Act Like Children at GOP Debate

Young Turks: Legalize Marijuana - Medical Association in California

Shaq, Kristin Chenowith, Chaz Bono, and Others Speak Out Against Anti-LGBT Bullying

IMF Disease or Cure?

Mitt Romney- "I'm Running for Office! I Can't Have Illegals!"

Pray the Devil Back to Hell (How women won a war)

Occupy Weird Street - An Intellectual Tea Bagger Perspective

Chickenfoot - "Three And A Half Letters (I Need A Job)

Occupy Wall Streeters set sights on Sotheby's

FAKE Occupy LA Anti-Jew Teacher Fired From LAUSD

The World Turned Upside Down

Lawrence Lessig Invites the Tea Party to join the Occupation Movement at Occupy DC

Koch Plant Cain Spins 999 Plan, Apples and Oranges

David DeGraw and William Black on the Dylan Ratigan Show 17/10/11

Young Turks: Fox News - The 99 Percent Are 'Parasites'!

Chris Hedges == completely nails the teaparty..

Bachmann: Iraq Should 'Reimburse' U.S. For 'What We Have Done To Liberate' Them

Young Turks: Atheists Scare American Cancer Society

Max Keiser: 'US bankers stole billions'

Sen. Sanders:The Social Security Cost-of-Living-Adjustment

JPMorgan is a 'dead bank walking'

#OccupyColumbia at Bank of America

Michele Bachmann Says 'Anderson'

BWHAHAHA: Anonymous: The TONY BALONY Theme Song

Herman Cain Pizza Song

I'm at Drinking Liberally in Philadelphia watching this innane debate.

So a Republic Friend of mine has lost his mind, He now supports Cain.

Tasty Exchange: Perry slams Mitt for hiring illegal immigrants. (VIDEO)

Apparently Rick Perry drew some serious booing from the debate crowd tonight. For what?

Is it true Perry keep calling Cain BROTHER

Re debate analysis on CNN: David Gergen looks just like Roger the alien on "American Dad"...

'NATO bombed Libya back to Stone Age'

Is America this stupid to elect any one of these idiots?

Who thinks Herman Cain is a PLANT?

HORRIBLE CNN bullshit no control of the formate at all


Bachmann launches personal attack Obama's extended family on immigration in tonights debate

Little Rick's Voice Over?

Cain's apples and oranges.

Robert Bork’s Romney Connection

Hey Perry, guess what the latin word for "nice hair" is.

The Meagerness Of The Republican Debates, The Smallness Of The President's Solutions,

Greg Sargent: Public backs Occupy Wall Street, and wants to tax rich to fund action on jobs

State attorneys general push for Cordray to lead federal consumer agency

DAMN for once I agree with Palin

‘Moderates’ to help GOP kill teachers’, first responders’ jobs

Does Rick Perry Put Starch In His Pants

Warren Buffet Would Pay NO Taxes Under Cain's Plan

Have you ever seen the internet meme with Hitler in his bunker..

Was Romney Trying To Show His Alpha Male Dominance over Perry

Administration delays arms sale to Bahrain

The Fuzzy Math of 9-9-9

The Fuzzy Math of 9-9-9

FL POLL: Cain 30, Romney 29. SC POLL: Cain 28, Romney 27

President Obama outraises GOP field in N.H.; Jon Huntsman raises just $1,000 in state (updated)

"Barack Obama wins the debate by TKO. 10-0"

Blaming the victim

Perry is such a SLIM BALL!!! goes after Anderson Cooper for asking a question

My Observations Of The Debate

Herman Cain Clobbers Romney, Perry in Recent Ohio PPP Poll

MAJOR NEWS coming up on Ed Schultz radio show

Perry coming out with this flat tax bullshit

Howard Findman: The real winners of the debate are Cain and Obama

Romney's making a mistake

Anderson Cooper is a terrible moderator

The Hill: Senate Democrats will hold vote Friday on $35 billion jobs bill

Obama lays blame on potential job losses exactly where it belongs: On the GOP

BREAKING NEWS!!Ed show is moving to 8:00PM slot and Lawrence O'Donnell moving to 10:00PM


EPI Chart: Who holds the country's wealth

Hicks for Elizabeth.

Been watching MSNBC all morning and it's obvious there trying to resurrect Perry

Harry Belafonte on Herman Cain

Reuters: Foreclosure Settlement: States, Banks Near Deal On Major Sticking Point

Mitt Romney Bushifies Rick Perry: Too Slow To Win? (Video)

Chart: ‘Huge’ Majorities Support Millionaire’s Surtax

THE WINNER (once again) of last night's GOP debate??

GOP Senator Pushes Radical Bill To Restrict Discussion Of Abortion Over The Internet

Ron Paul would cut science & research funding.

Heads up - latest RW Faux outrage-Biden saying murder, rape will go up if bill fails as stats show

Occupy Wall Street Simplified

Ohio sheriff: Only one monkey remains missing - presumed heading for next GOP debate

The MSNBC lineup change represents a "definite promotion for Schultz"

President Obama's strategy on jobs is working — even if Americans aren’t

Obama's Troubles in Virginia

The Ranks of the Underemployed Continue to Grow

New York Gov. Cuomo refuses to renew tax on millionaires

Obama has more cash from financial sector than GOP hopefuls combined

TASTE TEST: Herman Cain Turned Godfather's Into Cheap And Crappy Pizza

My White House petition on Bernie Sanders Social Security bill got enough sigs for WH response

Even if you are disappointed in Obama......

Why is Herman Cain's mustache getting no attention?

Tea Party urging businesspeople to stop hiring to bring down Obama!

GOP senators angry about Reid claim they're rooting for failure