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Archives: November 21, 2011

Bwahahahah - post from George Takei on FB

Sampling of a few good tweets from the last hour or so....some funny, some clever...

OWS, Police Brutality, and the War on Terror: An Empire State of Mind



grover norquist, king of the republican party, is coming up on 60 minutes

Did The NYPD Pepper Spray The NY Bombing Suspect

Stop Beating and Arresting People Exercising their Consitutional Rights

Most Evil Thing I Ever Saw at Free Republic

During tonight's Bloomberg press conference, take a minute to remember all that he has given us:

Newt's Parade (cartoon)

Bail release question...

My apologies to slime-spewing shitweasels.

"All the Occupy movement starts with the premise that we all owe them everything."

"All the Occupy movement starts with the premise that we all owe them everything."

"How to make a bomb in the kitchen of your mom"

Michael Hudson: Some Modest Proposals for Reforming the U.S. Financial and Tax System

Hmm... No FBI Involvement In Bloomberg's Terror Case... Curious...

So bloomberg has known about this for a spell

Excuse me, but WTF is this shit on CNN?

"Take away our freedoms?"

U.S. White House: Condemn the use of violence against the peaceful Occupy protesters

Bloomberg wearing prison orange for presser!

This reeks of desperation

Saif al Islam will be tried in Libya it was announced not in the Hague. I'm not happy

Terrorist cannot take away our freedoms, it takes a politician peddling fear to do that

What do the Oddsmakers Say About Pimentel?

delete dup.

Co-chairs of US super-committee to issue statement declaring failure to reach deficit deal,

At UC Davis, did the cops remove the tents...

A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte

Whaddaya think?

Grover Norquist - Asshat Extraordinaire

NUVO's Steve Hammer on the Indianapolis Colts

Hold The Fuckin Phone, Folks... Re: Bloomberg Press Conference...

Anyone got a desk I can borrow to beat my head on? Mine is worn out...

SOA Watch Report Back from Sunday Vigil

Bangladesh finally confronts war crimes 40 years on

New Syrian Youth Movement Blog

Syrian Youth Movement Blog

Ok, help me out here Re Bloomberg's presser.

BREAKING: Supercommittee Downgraded to Just Another Shitty Committee

Why are we eating bluefin tuna to extinction?

Is the media going to talk about the person who didn't bomb post offices for as long

DU historians: What groups, in order to break them up, faced false accusations of having weaponry?

Bob COSTAS = *excellence* -

Moving Topics isn't always working right.

Oh My God, It's a Pipe Bomb!

Oh My God, It's a Pipe Bomb!

What main themes do we get out of the OWS movement. I see it as demonstrations against

Will Durst is thankful for:

What is your favorite Saturday Night Live skit? I love it when Jessie Jackson read

BREAKING: Occupy Protesters Walk 230 Miles From New York To DC

BREAKING: Occupy Protesters Walk 230 Miles From New York To DC

Interview with creator of OWS "bat-signal" projections during Brooklyn Bridge #N17 march

Calls Mount for UC Davis Chancellor to Resign Following Brutal Pepper-Spraying of Student Protesters

Interview with a pepper-sprayed UC Davis student

I wish (real) small businesses could follow the model of getting their customers to . . . . . .

Debt-reduction panel spirals (swirls?) toward failure

Another hit by Luckovich

Finally got around to watching 'Waiting for Superman'. Here is my summary of the plot:

It must really suck to be a Republican today...

Saudi sees balanced oil market

The reason that police don't get fired without an investigation is that the union protects them.

Canada, U.S. servers host Syria, Hezbollah-affiliated content

Image: Egypt shows its support for the Syrian Revolution

Candidates (Except Romney) Gather In Iowa For Doomiest And Gloomiest Debate Of All

UnOccupy Portland counter-protest attracts 10 people

I understand that people gathering recall petitions in Wiscon are having trouble in Malls.

See if you can score higher on this pop quiz than members of the U.S. Congress:

It does seem as if the manipulators and noise machine of the GOP is not in control

The supercommittee is going to fail! Oh noes! Does anybody give a shit?

Caught on camera 10 shockingly violent police assaults on Occupy protesters

I want one of these.

I want one of these.

Michael Bloomberg's health and safety arguments weak, say lawyers

Breaking News: Clashes, tear gas resume in_______(Where's Chaos?)

Courageous Compassion

new idea floated in NY today:flyer with the "tenting" concept and list of possible sites

Top Khmer Rouge leaders' trial opens in Cambodia

ProgressOhio's First Annual Progressive Hero Awards

The Real Right To Life: Venezuela Expands Benefits for Elderly while the U.S. Pepper-Sprays Them.

US defence and welfare cuts loom as 'super committee' deadlocked

MUST READ: (U//LES) NGIC Gangs Infiltrating Law Enforcement and Correctional Agencies

The Super Committee was designed to do a couple of things.

another "yep"

Recall Suppression: Racine County Sheriff Violatin.. Please call Monday


Seattle Mariners outfielder Gregory Halman stabbed to death in Rotterdam

#OCCUPATION in Cleveland went well yesterday... 14-10

Here's one for you:

20 protesters killed in Tahrir Square

What was with DU earlier? Maintainence?

Imagine seeing this in the street:

TPM: sources say FBI declined to take new terror case 'several times'

New word for those of us whose sleep cycle has gone bust from following the #Occupations:

Disgraced Ex-Boston Archbishop Leaves Rome Job (Cardinal Bernard Law)

Pike art

Rally tonight Riverside Church (NYC): Living Wage: Many Voices, One Goal

DU is simply awesome

DU is simply awesome

Happy Anniversary Telluride 78 dead

Super Committee Grand deficit-cutting effort ends with whimper

Pushing the envelope or the propaganda???

Barry Ritholtz: The Big Lie about the Fiancial Meltdown

60 Minutes Suck-o-Rama

Awesome website of news videos

I got my OWS yard-sign in the mail today.

UN: AIDS epidemic stabilizing, still work to do

re: press conference: the nypd blew up a car to show what their suspect MIGHT do?

Can you spare $10.00 to help Wisconsin fight the Koch brothers?

***BREAKING*** ‘Arrested Development’ ***BREAKING***

On Brink of Failure, U.S. Debt Committee Says It's Gridlocked

Mika "sickened" by Newt remarks

Live where it's frozen: Car Interior Preheater

Perhaps why Bloomberg had his little press conference:

Perhaps why Bloomberg had his little press conference:

Pastor sent to prison for conning student-jewellery possessed with evil spirits

Did Willie Geist say he can't believe the Dems haven't put some big cuts to SS on the table yet?

Sen. Lee (R-Utah): Tea Party group’s First Amendment rights violated

Minn. nuke plant shut down because of safety concerns

GMA reported on an "Unoccupy Portland movement" this morning.

Pepper-spraying the Founding Fathers

Supercommittee Unlikely to Reach Deficit Deal

Letterman - Simpson

Chunk of LA cliff, street slide into Pacific Ocean

Chunk of LA cliff, street slide into Pacific Ocean

Bally Total Fitness to Sell 171 Fitness Clubs

Super Committee has succeeded--not failed

Egyptian military say their tactics are no worse than the methods used by US police against Occupy p

breaking: 91% of americans agree on ONE thing!!!

UC professor, police chief speak about pepper-spray incident

NYPD stops drumming at park near Bloomberg's mansion

China Owns Up to Recession

Toon: Tick Tock....

SC Governor Nikki Haley Deleting Emails. This is wrong, right?

Is DU running klunky for anyone else today?

Alan Simpson - 60 Minutes, also a great French lady...

Finally watched the video of the NASCAR event yesterday where the FLOTUS was supposedly booed

Interview with UC Davis Chancellor Katehi, interesting quote..

Sunday in the Park with Pepper Spray

Live on most networks but not on Faux News...Pres Obama announcing veterans

Egypt morgue official: 35 dead in 3-day clashes

Manning's Article 32 hearing Dec 16 at Fort Meade, MD.

Congregation turns to prayer as Washington Cathedral faces foreclosure SEATTLE

The Nation: How Online Learning Companies Bought America's Schools

Lt. John Pike v. Boehner

The economic draft is having the same effect as a military draft did

Ruling Class Diagram

Does anyone know what's going on with the Comcast/Robocall issue in New Mexico?

Late for the anniversary, but worth remembering:the Edmund Fitzgerald

A $1 billion upgrade for Turkey Point (Fl. nuke plant)

Penn State's New Villain: Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett

Dumb-ass Training and the U.C. Davis Pepper Spray Incident: Thoughts From a Former Cop

Tiananmen Pike

The students who were peppersprayed need to file charges right fucking now.

Springsteen fans: Great news!


IT question re bluetooth scanners at Occupy

Guardian UK: Rich nations 'give up' on new climate treaty until 2020

Ted Leo, Titus Andronicus, And The So So Glos Are Playing An Occupy Wall Street Benefit At Shea

Poor Rachel from Card Services.

A friend of mine just sent me this.

p.o.s. Wingnut Rep. Don YOUNG parades his embarrassing ignorance attacking"elitist"Doug BRINKLEY

Treasury orders UK banks to cut ties with Iran

Thank you for the star!

Shepard Fairey Remixes His Obama-Hope Poster For #OWS

Hooters girl appearance at Florida special needs elementary school riles parents

Wisconsin: Right-wing blogger Kevin Binversie advocates shooting recall petitioners

Seattle Mariners outfielder Greg Halman killed in Rotterdam, his brother is arrested as suspect

Debt panel poised to admit failure

AJE map of Egyptian demonstrations today

Occupy America


At long last, have you left no sense of decency

The idea that "the system is rigged" or voting is pointless is a bullshit right-wing defense meme.

Photos of BofA's new #OWS-themed ad campaign (actually an OWS action)

How to Make a Coloring Book From Your Photos (not just for kids)

Remember how these law breakers were arrested and abused for their crimes.

Remember when...

More than a dozen CIA spies caught in Iran and Lebanon

The day some of my students became wannabe Earth Firsters and potential anarchists.

congress is responsible for tanking the economy

Guardian UK: If you lived in Iran, wouldn't you want the nuclear bomb?

"We now have clear uncertainty." CNBC

Fugg you Fenty

DNC files fresh request targeting Romney’s records handling at end of term

super-committee nothing but a super-shakedown

The Rude Pundit: Nonviolent Protests in America Now and Then: Same as It Ever Was

Low U.S. Birth Rate May Prolong Housing Slump

A collection of Pike's greatest hits, all in one place for your convenience.

If you think US soldiers are the only ones making videos, think again:

"...a bold, shrewd countermove to the rapacious march of income inequality"....

Is there video of Cal-Davis cops forcing People's mouths open and spraying pepper-spray...

The pepper spray assault on protesters is the

My five year old daughter has a box of coins.

Romney tells military contractors President Obama should cut medical care for the poor, not defense

Toon: Just 1 paycheck away...

In 1977 Henry J. Zac stole a million dollars from Chicago’s First National Bank and got away with it

GOPers going down in FLAMES due to Hubristic BULLISM...The DEMS STAND THEIR GROUND driving them

Alleged Jerry Sandusky victim leaves school because of bullying, counselor says

Louis Freeh to investigate Penn State issue? Are you kiding me?!

Louis Freeh to investigate Penn State issue? Are you kiding me?!

Burger King Introduces New Thing To Throw In Front Of Kids After Another Hellish Day At Work

What’s the Matter With Kansas City?

Democrats Consolidating Hispanic Vote Early

E. J. Dionne: It’s Time to Occupy the Majority

Kerry is saying that the 'deal is done' IF Bush tax cuts are

Time to reconsider usage of credit scores in hiring? Low credit score may mean better employee

Document Trove Exposes Surveillance Methods

High Integrity, Moral Decency Has Cost Idiot Man Millions

Question - is demanding that employees work on national

Seen this one?

Super Committee Still Undecided on Lunch as 1 P.M. Deadline Nears

What is the legal organization that might help the OWS protestors, that one can send money to?

Sy Hersh: Propaganda Used Ahead of Iraq War Is Now Being Reused over Iran’s Nuke Program

New "Don't Vote for Texans" T-shirt -- made by a Texan!

2 shot, 1 killed, just off campus today. Folks saying shooter was a mentally disturbed vet...

Pterosaur named after Gerald Scarfe, for Thatcher cartoon

Jeb Bush: "Wealth doesn't come from safe streets and good schools."

Feeding America

Bernie: No deal is better than a bad deal. Watch Bernie with Howlin' Wolf Blitzer.

As announced, here is David Letterman with the closing ceremonies for the final fund drive.

Hmm interesting new narrative on the MSM

MF Global Trustee - Commingling Shortfall May Be Double Previous Estimate,Could Reach "$1.2 Billion"

Top 0.1 Percent Netting Nearly Half Of All Capital Gains: Report

A. Redfield cartoon

From tonight's 60 Minutes - "The Pledge: Grover Norquist's hold on the GOP" - w/vid link:

Military Nearly Pulls Atheist from Graduation Ceremony After He Refuses to Bow Head and Clasp Hands

John McCain's Daughter Makes MSNBC Debut as Paid Contributor

Egypt erupts with fresh protests - amazing photos

Arizona DUers fill us in on the Brewer Recall

Arizona DUers fill us in on the Brewer Recall

Syrian cameraman killed; last seen being arrested

MF Global: It gets worse

Something I've been wondering about the UC Davis scandal:

First lady makes visit to Homestead track

Toon: Republican Candidate Profiles

Worthless Louis Freeh to Head "Independent" Penn State Investigation...

Remember the Tokyo subway sarin gas attacks by a religious cult in 1995?

US firm's teargas used against Tahrir Square protesters

Egyptian cabinet resigns - live coverage of reaction

Attorney Says BP's Macondo Well Still Leaks Oil From Seafloor

Funny how she sticks her ugly mitt out now...

Police: Man Who Ripped Up Recall Petition Could Face Felony Charge

SAN DIEGO —No delay of crackdown on medpot dispensaries

"Spoiled, pampered, unfocused, clueless young people who don’t understand this country..."

Chinese TV Host Says Regime Nearly Bankrupt

Vote Now For The Members Of The 1% Who Are Wrecking America

GE opening first offices in Iraq

GE opening first offices in Iraq

Amazing thing is that most Repubs are NOT part of the 1%.

Inside the Corporate Plan to Occupy the Pentagon

What happens when the Republicans refuse to compromise on debt reduction?

Petition: UC Davis Students Ask Chancellor Katehi to Resign!

Now, A Second Italian Study Rejects Faster-Than-Light Neutrino Claim

Egypt: Concerned about violence, U.S. calls for "restraint of all sides".

Cant Gov. Jerry Brown Fire The Chancellor???

Middle-Class Jobs Disappearing As Workforce Shifts To High-Skill, Low-Skill: Study

Why we are Democrats - Liberals - Progressives

Who's Afraid Of Elizabeth Warren?

Who's Afraid Of Elizabeth Warren?

Who's Afraid Of Elizabeth Warren?

Chinese 9 seat school van, had 64 on board when crashed, seats removed to fit more

Join/sign with UC Faculty on support of peaceful students

Cayman Directors Sit On Hundreds Of Boards

Who is your favorite living writer?

AMAZING: These Folks Have Been Marching From NY To D.C. For 11 Days And Counting

AMAZING: These Folks Have Been Marching From NY To D.C. For 11 Days And Counting

if they voted against medicare they shouldn't get government

Philip Morris sues Australia over cigarette packaging (BBC)

We've had a lot of end-of-life discussions here recently, but no one has mentioned autopsy.

Tears welling up- the kindness of people is amazing

Tears welling up- the kindness of people is amazing

Democrats co-opt OWS without occupying or doing anything but taking credit!

Several hurt as Saudi forces fire on protest: report

Co-chairs of US super-committee to issue statement declaring failure to reach deficit deal

Bernie Sanders: I Would Rather Have No Deal Than A Bad Deal

Quote Of The Day

Joe Walsh: Veterans In Occupy Movement 'Don't Understand This Country' (VIDEO)

Looking for link to Livestream/UStream OWS UC Davis

Lecturer-in-Chief: Gingrich pledges, as President, to teach an online course for entire nation

Gunman Barricaded in Building at Colorado Air Base

Live UC Davis protests - Barbara Lee on Bashir n/t

Washing won't wash this man's sleaze away

Hey M$NBC - we want live coverage of the UC Davis General Assembly

When, in the course of human events...

KRUGMAN: "Our discourse being badly distorted by ideologues/wishful thinkers-boring-cruel romantics"

Calls Mount for UC Davis Chancellor to Resign Following Brutal Pepper-Spraying of Student Protesters

Your Republican relatives that you'll meet on Thursday are part of the 99%.

Would you support Bernie for president in 2012?

Bloomberg Ties Terror Plot to Lex Luther

CHRIS HAYES: Memo Reveals How Seriously Powerful Interests Take Occupy Wall Street

Rochester N.Y. -Band of Rebels closes Bank of America branch during noontime picket

Study: Getting your information from Fox News is worse than not following news at all

Cain had a Maalox moment during chemo when he found out the surgeon's name was "Dr. Abudullah"

Steven J. Baum P.C., Law firm That Hosted Foreclosure Costume Party To Layoff One-Third Of Employees

Mr. Fish Does The SuperCommittee

Another man's best friend topic.....

Toon says it all about the violent crackdown on OWS across the country

Here is a crude cut-out of Sgt. Pepperspray. Photoshoppers, away!

ECONOMIST: Bernanke Is Going To End Up Bailing Out All Of Europe

ECONOMIST: Bernanke Is Going To End Up Bailing Out All Of Europe

Bashir will respond to Gingrich's call for child labor

wow, Bashir calls out Newt at end of show

Anti-OWS activist barred from securities industry

President Obama and Labor Unions: "Barack Obama has proven himself a political Trojan Horse"

Great OWS pic on Facebook.

Sen. Franken urges super committee to spare rural hospitals

Romney discusses his wild youth.

please sign petition.

When I googled Norquist last night looking for the 60 Minutes story...

Remember when this armed teabag protester got peppersprayed and beaten by riot police?

Who after hearing Newt's latest verbal diarrhea couldn't help but think of The Big Lebowski?

Tell NPR: Solyndra's Loan Was $528 MILLION, not Billion

Something I have been noticing in my area. Shelves are empty.

John Kerry and Baucus try for a Hail Mary for Supercommittee

Maybe We Need to Look at the $400 million in Tax Breaks NASCAR Gets

Who Will Feed Egypt?

Former AIG chief sues U.S. for $25 billion

Toon: Occupy movement removed from its home of the past 222 years

UC Davis Police Chief Placed On Leave Following Pepper Spraying Of Students

Toronto police hand out new eviction notices as some Occupy protesters vow to stay


After widespread bombing of Libya, U.S./NATO scramble over ...

EPA: Submit a current photo of life and our environment as you see it

Yemen’s President Saleh agrees to sign plan to transfer power, opposition says

Time to tie the President's hands: A Social Security Protection Pledge and

If there are any TRUE independent voters who visit this site...

Hey, you hippies, stop protesting and just get a job*!

He broke a window, threw in the tear gas, and started shooting...


Best laugh of the week - she didn't tell me about

DAVID SIROTA: Anger Sowing Seeds of a New Consumer Movement

I did NOT contribute to the last DU fund drive ever...

Founding Fathers

Sign the Save the Internet Petition

Quick Facts: Occupy Wall Street timeline

Alien skull and bones found in Peru

UC Davis chancellor a Bush appointee

Banks to act out war-game scenarios to counter sudden systems failure

Norquist styles ending the Bush tax cuts for the rich as "the biggest tax increase in US history"

"Getting Piked" new word, 1.) the act of having one's human rights abused by an authoritarian force

what i'm still wondering about

a movie i'd like to see:

Popcorn poppers: I looked around for a stove top popcorn popper

Foreclosure mill closes office, fires 89 after "the Halloween Party" mocking ppl who lost homes.

The coming American Spring...

Huge crowds at UC Davis rally / Wire tent memorial sculpture at site of pepper spraying - pics

Martin Bashir just said Newt is the one who needs the bath and wash some of that filth off himself

PRIORITIES and what's fair?

May the Excessive Force Be With You

Forecasting the Supreme Court Vote on “Obamacare”

The Semi-Official Newt Gingrich Clown Car Driver's Seat Dead Pool is back ON!

CUNY students protesting / more police brutality (happening now)

Super Duper Congress Committee Fails -- Obama to Cancel Christmas!!

Grovelbot meets pepper spray guy

Here’s what attempted co-option of OWS looks like. (SEIU and OWS)

How many jobs are directly associated with the military in your state?

Pretty Boy Floyd - Woodie Guthrie

President Obama vows to veto any effort to forgo automatic spending cuts

Pepper spray guy staying busy while under suspension.

Underwater Home Traps Driving Unemployment

Obama sides with big business over small cattlemen

I'm more efficient than the US Government. Where do I collect my paycheck?

Sharpton has one of the students who was pepper sprayed

#Occupy: Pepper-Spray and Tear Gas Imagery. =GRAPHIC=

#Occupy: Pepper-Spray and Tear Gas Imagery. =GRAPHIC=

Outsourced: Herman Cain on Whirlpool Board of Directors. Outsourced thousands of Jobs!

Among social conservatives, nothing succeeds like failure.

Pepper Spray Cop Squirts the Internet in the Eye

Most important story of 2011?

President Obama on now - on the Superflop -GEM$NBComcast! n/t


Anyone else sensing another 'event' in the making?

Supercommittee "Failure" is NOT Failure at All says Social Security Advocate

On MSNBC poll 67% blame the Repubs for the Supercommitee failure

This goes out to those GOPigs who want government limited everywhere but the uterus

Romney Admits He Destroyed Government Records To Keep Them From Political Opponents

Who Gave the Order to Pepper Spray the Students?

Lemme tell ya all about church today.

Rally at UC Davis: Katehi to students: 'I'm here to apologize'

How are you preparing for 2012?

How are you preparing for 2012?

A song dedicated to the movement!

Limbaugh on Michelle Obama...he's getting closer...

wow there just isnt any hope for some people is there?

Deutsche Bank tightens screws on Occupiers

Parents of 'Adolf Hitler' Lose Custody of Newborn

Some News Leaves People Knowing Less

President Obama.... NO

Herman Cain Was Elated When He Learned That His Muslim-Sounding Doctor Wasn’t Muslim

No, `both sides’ aren’t equally to blame for supercommittee failure

Swing voters respond better to ‘99 percent’ than ‘Occupy Wall Street’

What a miserable pr**k. Maybe they can do a little number for him to show how 'happy' they are . . .

Is there a place on this site where DU'ers who "Make Items (handcrafted) to Sell" Advertise?

Anonymous exposes cybercrime investigator's Gmail, voicemail

Facebook conversation...

Prof. Brinkley to Rep. Don Young: "I pay your salary:" (VIDEO)

Songs of the Dead Roommate

American Library Association Defends Occupy Wall Street Library

Somebody gave me a star

Retailers change to snare shoppers caught in the Web

Fake Doctor Injected Cement and Fix-A-Flat Into Patient's Butt

50 nonprofits to be thankful for this thanksgiving

RECALL WALKER in Wisconsin - Elect Warren to U.S. Senate in Mass - 2 causes we can ALL support NOW!

What is a good cop?

Thank goodness for health insurance

Thank goodness for health insurance

If they enforced bank regulation like they do park rules,

If Obama isn't challenged in the primaries, is there any good reason to HAVE a national convention?

xkcd: the Money Chart. Oh my goodness.

This breakdown or dysfunctional behavior in Congress is all about being a boomer....

Center Right Victory in Spain Continues Europe's Lurch to the Right

MUST-READ: John Dean: Gaming American Democracy (series for, including section on ALEC)


Lawyer: Bullying Led To Shooting In Waikiki (Federal agent in Hawaii for APEC)

The Newt: Fire all school janitors. Make the kids clean.

Romney Admits He Destroyed Government Records To Keep Them From Political Opponents

Anonymous hacks cops coordinating Occupy evictions - PERF goes down

Can OWS Survive the Holidays and Winter?

NASCAR fans boo First Lady before start of Ford 400 race

Wow. Queen Sarah Scatterbrain goes all OWS in a WSJ editorial.

College Students Need To Look At These Charts Before Deciding On A Major

OCCUPY ART: My favorite one

Just wanted to say Good Luck to all at DU in dealing with Right Wing relatives over the holiday!

Enough's Enough, Nabors Shareholders Say - $100 Million termination payment to CEO

German Mercedes-Benz Executive Arrested Under Alabama’s Immigration Law

Am I misremembering previous US presidents proposing the specifics of bills and then pushing them?

Could a person in a Third World country have OCD? That might

Could a person in a Third World country have OCD? That might

H&R Block Accused of Preying on Poor

I'm Christian. Unless you're gay. (I beg you to read this!)

Depressed? Comedian Marc Maron nails it!

I think Bloomberg's actions are reflective of the paranoia infecting the ruling class everywhere...

Somebody needs to stand up in the House and Senate and read this:

OWS Education Activists Launch Student Debt Refusal Pledge

Would you support Obama stepping down and refusing to run?

How to Cool Burns from Capsaicin (re: pepper spray)

Anti-OWS Douchebag Is A Scam Artist

170 Economists Sign Statement In Support Of Occupy Wall Street

Aussie relative here on holiday gives perspective on Americans...

About Pepper Spray - Scientific American

Anyone got the low-down on RW columnist Tina Trent?

Truly Epic Jim Cramer FAIL: upgraded Focus Media to 'BUY' today, hours later it was halted 60% down

"Herpes is now slightly more popular than Congress".

Smirking fucking Fox "News" pig Brian Kilmeade schools his audience on fair wages for "skirts"

The Debt Committee Turned out as I Expected

Limbaugh: Michelle Obama NASCAR booing a recognition of ‘uppity-ism’ . Yup, uppity

'TIS THE SEASON: Is there something you need? Is there something you can offer?

Republicans Violate Oath of Office with Pledge to Grover Norquist: OWS to Demand Trial for Treason

A friend's moving story - law enforcement, said "no" to violence, despite repercussions

Citizens case- Forget Constitutional Amendment& think IMPEACHMENT!

Does anyone know the name of that infamous, obscene "police officer"?

Super Committee has succeeded--it has not failed.

Military Cuts Threaten Defense-Dependent States

MUST READ: 'The Roots Of The UC-Davis Pepper-Spraying' - Glenn Greenwald/Salon

Holiday Do It Yourself gifting...

Pepper Spray Cop Becomes Internet Meme. His family must be so proud.

Okay this is funny

TOONS: RICK PERRY --------------->

The pepper spraying POS cop is not worried AT ALL about being taped and recorded becuse...

America, Take A Bow! Megabanks Could Lose $185 Billion Due to Bank Transfer Day

Which human rights violations and abuses upon peaceful demonstrators

I Am A Democrat

(CNN's) Howard Kurtz to NYC: Apologize for Media 'Censorship' of Occupy Evictions

Occupy Boston survey reveals strong values and shared goals

Could OCCUPY evolve into the "99%" Movement?

I wanna thank the Nascar fans of Miami for clearing up any confusion about how classy they are

Time to chuckle: Christmas Decoration of the Year:

Dear Mom:

When I hear "What do the OWS Protesters want?" I cringe! Really? Maybe "they" need pictures......

Graph showing how pay has not kept up with productivity since 1980

The whole deal should just go away. The President's vow to uphold the trigger is not good news.

The whole deal should just go away. The President's vow to uphold the trigger is not good news.

The myth of sexual harassment - by Tom Tomorrow

George Takei takes on OWS Pepper Spray guy:

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is totally free and for the children

Fox News Viewers Know Less Than People Who Don't Watch ANY News: Study

Thanksgiving Confrontation(s)

“I’ll call you anything I want to call you when you’re in that chair. You just be quiet.” says Rep

Officer Pike (UC Davis) in great works of art --funny and impressive iconization of a crime

Breaking: President Obama threatens veto of attempts to bypass sequestration

‘Nobody deserves this more,’ says boss of $50 million lottery-winning cooks

79 yr old man dies after nurse gives him execution drug by mistake instead of Pepcid

George Takei just posted this Re: UC Davis

Demonstration today at UC Davis Campus to protest pepper spraying of students - pics

President Obama's Gallup approval rating among liberal Democrats for November 14th-20th is 84%.

Have you ever had a family member get converted by a boyfriend/girlfriend?

OWS needs a "face"

A Dem President vows to veto any attempt at repealing public spending cuts

Insane Anonymous Internet Racist Turns Out To Be Florida GOP Politician

Seymour Hersh: Propaganda Used Ahead of Iraq War Is Now Being Reused over Iran’s Nuke Program

St. Louis County assessor finds 79 planes that weren't on rolls

Maybe we just need to fire all incumbents.

Report: Dozens of U.S. spies captured in Lebanon and Iran

Here is a primary reason why an individual leader would be deadly to OWS:

A lesson in police powers

***** The Last Pepper Spray = Official DU Art History Contest *****

Posting Private Info

Wow... 'The Moral Example Of UC Davis Students, And Occupy Wall Street' - PsychologyToday

Robt Wagner: 'We thought she was off on another boat screwing around'

Robt Wagner: 'We thought she was off on another boat screwing around'

Sooperdooper Committee turns a FAIL and DU yawns.

‘Homeless Halloween’ Firm Goes Under


I'm sorry, but "paid administrative leave" will not cut it. LT PIKE NEEDS TO BE CRIMINALLY CHARGED

Billy Preston had an awesome fro

World's first vertical forest in Milan - this is cool!

What do I have to do, hold up my "Sarcasm" sign!?

What does it take to keep a thread out of the archives?

Does anybody here play War at Sea minis?

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 selling big time

Okay, this is just brilliant for the zombie apocolypse

Is this what Herman Cain thinks all women wear?

Do you think the "Plays well with others" box was EVER marked on Skittles report card?


Obama pulling in Wall Street donations

2 runners die during Philadelphia Marathon

Loudly Protesting Park Eviction, if Not Outside Mayor’s Window as Planned (NYC)

US defence and welfare cuts loom as 'super committee' deadlocked

Aung San Suu Kyi to run for parliament

NASCAR fans boo First Lady before start of Ford 400 race

Cayman Directors Sit On Hundreds Of Boards

November 20, 1945: Understanding The Nature And Causes Of Evil- The Nuremberg Trials Begin

Government Says Turks Came Under Attack in Syria

Congress kills request for National Climate Service

Faster than light finding faulted in new neutrino test

Report: Dozens of U.S. spies captured in Lebanon and Iran

'Time Has Come' To Act On Iran, Israel Says

I am the 1%

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How do you make your burgers? We use onions, brain, egg, curry and Worcester sauce.

Bwahahahah - post from George Takei on FB

Kvaløya, Norway

the velvet undergound &nico - Femme Fatale

Beach House - 10 Mile Stereo, Live @ Conan O'Brien

How do you make your Burghers?

Our first DU Christmas singalong for this year: Up On The Rooftop (click click click)

Backswoodsbob needs to buy Buddy a li'l kitty blanket to keep him warm in the cold winter months.

Beautiful images from Kyrgystan:

MFM's product idea? BRILLIANT! But his company logo showed a real ignorance of customer relations.

How do you make your boogers?

Favorite New Jersey band named after a baseball phrase?

PHOTO: "Excuse me, but do you carry any OTHER brands of fruitcake?"

PHOTO: SCREW "Black Friday!" The suh-WEET deals are out there RIGHT NOW, if you know where to look.

PHOTO: MiddleFingerMom WANTED a nice swim, but the rules were FAR too RIGID.

Holy Zeus!1 Bette MIDLER tore up the screen and ate the scenery in "Gypsy"

Egyptian elections in doubt after violent clashes in central Cairo

Man Arrested and Charged in Bomb Plot

Rajoy sweeps to record victory in Spain (center-right popular party)

Mariners' Halman killed, brother arrested

(Kildee)Mich. congressman: Distant relative’s sex abuse claims 50 years ago are ‘false and shameful'

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Dare Israel To Attack

UC Davis Pepper-Spraying: Police Chief Put On Leave, Chancellor To Speak

Markets fall on eurozone fears after Spain election

Medical Marijuana Resolution Picks Up Senate Sponsor - FL

OWS protester, from LI (Long Island), sues over arrest

Drugs Used for Psychotics Go to Youths in Foster Care

Billionaires Duck Buffett 17% Tax Target Avoiding Reporting Cash to IRS

UC Regents meeting rescheduled for Nov. 28

U.S. and allies to hit Iran with new sanctions over nukes

Egypt’s government abruptly resigns as deadly clashes rock Tahrir Square

Airman prompts standoff at Colorado Air Force base

Foreclosure Firm Steven J. Baum to Close Down

Civil trial to begin in earlier Mehserle case (the BART cop who killed Oscar Grant)

UK severs ties with Iranian banks as part of international sanctions package

Suspect in White House shooting makes brief court appearance, remains jailed

Grand deficit-cutting effort ends with whimper

Egypt cabinet resigns as thousands swell Cairo protests

Turkish president says Syrian crisis at a 'dead end' and change is inevitable

The face of despair! Go Lions!

The "sex thread riot" was like "Occupy the DU Lounge".

What would you do if you won a million dollars? I would take a year out of my life and

Actor John Neville dies at 86 (starred in X-Files)

I swear this was BEFORE the wedding!!! Pic

Help! I've got a screwy orange cat on my lap and I can't get up!

Police Release More Info On Berea Shooting Suspect (1 injured, 1 dead, Berea College on lockdown)

Police confront Occupy protesters in S.F., Oakland

Pass on dessert

AP: FBI declined to pursue NYC bomb plot

Bahrain Nervously Awaits Revolt Report’s Findings

Californians support making teachers' reviews public

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, November 21, 2011

US bankers warn reforms will hit eurozone

Meghan McCain Joins MSNBC as Contributor

Post-Fukushima 'anti-radiation' pills condemned by scientists

Trustee warns MF Global shortfall could hit $1.2B

Bloomberg rebukes Obama over collapse of debt talks

Favorite New Jersey band named after a movie character?

Philip Morris sues Australia over cigarette packaging

PSU taps ex-FBI director Freeh for investigation

My iPhone cracked! Boo hoo

New York media organizations demand meeting with Kelly, Browne about Zuccotti Park 'abuses'

'Super committee' fails to reach agreement

Congress may try blocking cuts if debt panel fails

Montreal mayor tells Occupy protesters to leave

The Top 0.1% Of The Nation Earn Half Of All Capital Gains

Walker Opponents Plagued By Threats, Thefts

Little girl VERY upset about the Packers win....

How do you make your burgers? We use onions, bran, egg, curry and Worcester sauce.

So what's up with reopening the Natalie Wood case????

"Lady, your milk is leaking all over the train!"

Danny Boy -- Sinead O'Connor

As Grovelbot rides off into the sunset ... remember these worthy causes still need your support

Post an inadvertent inappropriate comment from you or someone you know.

Patient Has Buttocks Injected With Flat-tire Sealant, Cement And Mineral Oil By Fake Doctor

In recent years my Godmother became a dittohead, loved Limbaugh and Beck and all

Kate has a new album this year and no one told me !!!!

Whatever happened to King Crimson?

Anyone ever clean and cook a wild goose?

Occupy Sesame Street

Frodo, Legolas to appear in the Hobbit (and more)

There is beauty even in decaying buildings...


Just met with my financial planner and he advised me to get started on my 2nd million dollars

The Biblically correct way to tip a waiter.

Why can't they just play video games like other teens?

If you are to create an album, what other albums should you consult first?

I'm interested in becoming a mohel. Any tips?

What's worse. holiday luxury car commercials or holiday jewery store commercials?

UN: Global Concentrations of Carbon Dioxide at Record Level, Exceed Worst-Case Projections

Greyhound passengers stranded after driver deserts them at truck stop

Gingrich calls for private retirement accounts

Bradley Manning hearing date set as court martial process finally begins

US urges that Egypt's elections go forward

Fox News Viewers Know Less Than People Who Don't Watch Any News: Study

Steven J. Baum P.C., Law Firm that Hosted Foreclosure Costume Party to Close

Obama: I Will Veto Attempts To Get Rid Of Automatic Spending Cuts

Neti Pot. Your thought?

AP Exclusive: Spies Outed, CIA Suffers in Lebanon

Notice how Elaine got really unlikable in the last few years of Seinfeld?