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Archives: February 18, 2009

What's with the crazy stimulus ad on DU w/Obama in it?

The Good News On the Stimulus

I want to thank the wonderful people who have given me a Valentine's heart!

Bristol Palin was having sex with her meth supplier and got pregnant.

Thanks for the hearts, DUers.

Wow, I got a heart.

Time To Stick a Fork in Reagan's Ass

US tycoon charged over $8bn fraud (BBC)

BREAKING NEWS: Ronald Wilson Reagan arisen from the dead..

TPM: Stanford-Financed Group: Travel Agent To Congress

Fundie organization issues dismal report card for the work of the professional 'Christian' set

awww thanks for all the candy hearts

Do you Want to see Senator Roland Burris Resign?


Thank you DU

Another heart - Thank you who ever you are!

Arlen Specter is trying to weasel on his stumulus vote

Don't Airplanes leave Wreckage?

About the subprime debacle

Wow! Thanks for the heart!

Michael Jackson’s brother Marlon plans slavery theme park in Nigeria

So, Dickie is pissed that Chimpy didn't pardon Scooter. All I gotta say is..

How Did Karl Rove Get Interviewed On The Today Show?

This is cool. "Jamaican musher begins Yukon Quest" sled dog race.

Republican Eric Cantor

Sure California Is Facing A Huge Crisis - Buy Hey, At Least Arnold Has Time To Be In Another Movie

Rachael Maddow NOW!

CA on the Brink of Massive Fiscal Crisis While GOP Minority BLOCKS Much-Needed Tax Increases

So Pat Robertson thinks Mush Limpdick is talking "irrationally"?

Slick Willie is on Larry King Live

Jack Kerouac fans: the fire lookout position at Desolation Peak is open (GS-4)

Timmy the Tool Pawlenty will be on Rachel Maddow's show.

Rachel is going to have Army Private Brandon Neely on

Frontline Inside the Meltdown PBS NOW............n/t

I did find an audio feed of MSNBC for Olbermann and Rachel

Question: Why give GM a dime if they're still going to lay off 48,000 workers? I could see if

Ending the Hidden Agenda Behind Tax Cuts

Country or family first?

No offense Mr. Neely, but I would've worn a suit and tie... n/m

Just came to me - Bush is actually a virus. No humanity on his own, but you put him in as pres and

I have two little dogs

I went in a sporting goods store in Dallas today

Obama's resort in foreclosure

How do we convince republicans that this financial crisis could become a cataclysm in the blink of

GM's plan includes cutting 47,000 jobs.....

Does this woman have a mirror in her house?

Wanna buy a town? Set up a community?

OOOOH! Two snaps UP, girlfriend! John McCain offers a curt R.S.V.P. to Barbara Walters

Freepers discuss Frontline and wish for terrorist attacks on 'Blue' areas.

So My computer pushes together anything in italics (Dell, Microsoft XP)...anybody have a remedy?

Watching the replay of Pelosi's doc on HBO

This is how to speak truth to power...

Thank you, Pinto. Yeah, I'm calling you out.

If Roland Burris Gets Bounced Or Resigns Who Would Gov. Quinn Appoint In His Place?......

Why is the South so complicated to win in elections? me I'm dreaming


Housing picture grim in Phoenix metro area

Here's a crazy idea: Erase all the global debt

Watching the Frontline melt down program. Oh My God

Bristol's interview backfired...said her pregnancy STARTED in the summer??

New foreclosure defense: Prove I owe you

Obama orders 17,000 U.S. troops to Afghanistan

Could this dog have kept us out of Iraq?

Dave (Letterman), I love ya, man, but this Clinton marriage schtick is lame and way beneath you

REPORT: 14,000 Americans Lose Health Insurance Every Day

Do you really think fellow DUers "won't let you" believe what you want?

As prices slump, Nymex oil seen losing relevance

Any one hear of the" Bush scroll"?

What ever happened to reimportation of pharmaceuticals from Canada

Chuk Todd

I've Had It.....DishTV or DirectTV

Lookit that! Two more hearts. I tried to give

My continuing saga of Republican fundy conservatives in my little town...

Darwin and republicans...

This Just In : Calif. lawmakers back Prop. 8 challenge

Craig Ferguson on testosterone loss in males. . . . .

Strange "Personalized" Amazon Recommendations...

Why does DU say "Don't Cut and Paste Your Password!"?

I have been engrossed in work today...

Wow-somehow I have two hearts! Thanks, anonymouses!

So open enrollment time is here again

For those that say "gosh this store looks so busy"

Extreme makeunder in the Maldives

I am truely impressed with this Joe the Plumber guy.

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Thanks to whoever gave me the heart

I'm sorry.

Where should Economics be taught?

Paulson, Bernacke & The Big Bankers Should Be Made Desitute

Dear Freepers...

An example of socialized medicine.

Burger King Exposed Video

GM and Chrysler plans available on-line (PDF)

Don't blame the Republicans

I'm shocked, shocked to learn there's gambling going on in here !!

Stanford spent millions lobbying Congress

How organized are you stoners?

Wingnut Welfare International (Oh Lord, this is bad!!!)

Re:Randi's Statement, NovaM, Randi's Lawyer, Sheldon Drobny's Breakdown, Mr. Manzo's Lawsuit, etc.

would I really feel better, if I quit watching tv news?

Burris, Burris, Burris. All news, all the time.

Drowning in Catalogues. There must be some way to opt out of this.

US-led strike killed Afghan civilians

Newt has a "new, bold idea"!! Capital gains cut.... just like he has been pushing for NINE YEARS

Please review my plan for housing recovery and make suggestions

The crime drips with brutal irony:

Syria looking forward to diplomacy with US

Greenspan backs bank nationalisation

4chan post about hurting cats (on 6/11/08) - They were warned. (NSFW language)

Obama's housing fix: help banks modify loans — or allow judges to

As more Afghan civilians die, so does trust of U.S. forces

Los Angeles nears water rationing

Los Angeles nears water rationing

Why is GM retaining GMC?

Bailouts simplified

Republican Lies

Help finding info re: segment on ABC's GMA - Ameri-CAN series

Bank nationalisation gains ground with Republicans

Body scanners replace metal detectors in tryout at Tulsa airport

Homeless families face strict new rules

Anyone know anything about life after the oil crash breaking news? LATOC?

Just Curious - I Just Read Where Merkel (Germany) Will Allow Takeover Of Private Banks.......


Has Alaska finally figured out their Governor leaves a lot to be desired?

ICE arresting Latinos without cause to meet quotas

Thank you for my heart-

Dear Dog, I wish we could be rid of the repukes in California

If anyone might be thinking about growing a garden this year: Burpee's $10 Money Garden Good Deal

14-year-old Wisconsin student arrested for texting in class

== I Twitter for you! = By Mark Morford


Obama orders 17,000 US troops to Afghanistan - no new strategy announced

Apparently Obama Embraces bush era 'al-Qaeda' Policies?!?

Can we stop the IBTL posts please?

Credit Card Cos. Changing Terms of Agreement to Higher Rates

Did you know?

Missing Iraq billions could be greatest fraud in Us

I confess. I appreciate anti-socialism

Peanut Plant complaints go unheard

"Sir" Allen Spent Millions On Lobbying Congress on Banking/Money Laundering ,Campaign Contributions

Freeper Funnies

Link to the Stimulous Law Itself? And/or Details re- Credit for Insulation?

Joe's masturbating again....

Bill Maher on Obama: It's like a maid coming into a motel room after Led Zepplin.

I thank the generous person who gave me a heart....

Rasmussen Polls Deliver Results The GOP Likes. Why?

Are there any provisions for rebates or stimulus checks for

46 Nations Back Body to Protect Planet

Aerosmith tells Rep. Cantor to find a bowl of dicks, eat them

Awwww - Sarah Palin is feeling beaten up

Moderate House Repubs: 'More Worried About Pressures From Right'-NOT-Obama/Dems

Returned from Nash Vegas to a new sweet

Taking our message and outrage to their home

How sweet! Thank you for the heart, whoever you are!

Sam Donalson retiring after 41 years

Hey DU cyclists and bike commuters!!!

All of my heroes are dead.

I predict that sometime soon they will find Lush Limpballs

Has anyone heard even one nooz story that said anything positive about Obama?

Here is how states may get some stimulus money no matter what the Guvs say.

A concern about states turning down all or part of the stimulus funds.

After Stimulus Package, Pentagon Officials Are Preparing to Pare Back

For Lou Dobbs, the health of the Economy has two measures and two measures only

Obama Administration is sabotaged by Bush loyalists and war mongers...

Temperature Taking on Obama as President: How is he doing?

Not sure what the "sexual impurity" was but mega-church pastor resigns for it. . .LOL

Don't Miss PBS's "Frontline" tonight. "Inside the Meltdown"

Sean Hannity's apocalyptic Stimulus Plan montage video set to sounds of Orff's "Carmina Burana"

Geography Professor Claims To Have Found Osama bin Laden

Has this been the fastest DU fund drive?

Are POTUS's sexists? They always sign Bills but never Janes.

MSNBC just reported that idiot Gov. Mark Hoover-Sanford (SC)

Coleman Spokesman Declares Election 'Fatally-Flawed'

Hello. My name is Shardik and I'm a...

Hello. My name is Shardik and I'm a...

Pakistan allowing CIA to use airbase for drone strikes - No wonder they are joining the Taliban

Ashcroft: O-b-a-m-a not B-u-s-h, Only difference between Bush & Obama is how they spell their names

A Postive Sign from Justice

Iran Builds Unmanned Plane That Can Travel 620 Miles, State-Run Fars Says

"Parody of "The Wrestler" stars Uncle Sam giving it one last shot"

I miss pandering, so....

General Motors is stumped as to what to do with HUMMER. Me too.

Frontline- The Meltdown- how do you grade it

Best news of the Day? Sirius/XM still exists,

JD "Bozo boy" Hayworth is a Henry Ford-worshipping, Soros/Schumer goading anti-Semite,

ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Issues Cocoa Bean Fertilizer Warning . . .

McCain blacklists The View?

Evidence Is Mounting That Iran Used Beefed-Up Rocket

Sanford Says “No” To Stimulus Funds? Not Yet …

The Perils of Blogging in Egypt

Join the UFPJ Working Group on Accountability and Prosecution

San Diego jury awards $34,300 to firefighters over (gay pride) parade

The print version of Fox News, aka NY Post, shows their racism

Go here to demand the prosecution of bush/cheney:

The Republican Plan for Helping You --

Vt. nuke plant has leaking radiation water pipe problem

My letter to Virgil Bernero, Mayor for the rest of us.

My five things to help my country and my president during these hard times.

Ruling stops transfer of 17 from Gitmo to U.S.

Dear President Obama, regarding these GOP Governors who say "No" to stimulus $$

Statehouse Monument to Dead Fetus

NY Post racist cartoonist Sean Delonas also known for homophobia.

It looks like he's farting applause.

Home mortgages have been a scam and a rip-off by the big banks...

Political Texas hold’em

Student Faces Expulsion Over Nerf Gun

New Evidence of DOD Cooperation with CIA Ghost Detention Program

Do you think that Republicans and business propagandists are waging class warfare against the poor?

Obama live now - talking housing help

Homeless families face strict new rules (brought to you by Republican Gov. Deval Patrick)

Why did the subprime mortgage crises happen? You don't have to be

Looks like Stanford was trying to leave the US for Antigua

Craig Ferguson talking about Republicans and Obama presidency.

I'm a whore and most likely you are as well.

Jindal Signals Louisiana May Not Take Stimulus Money

One of the keys to reforming healthcare is to detach and decouple health coverage and employment

One of the keys to reforming healthcare is to detach and decouple health coverage and employment

Woot! More GOP Economic Terrorism In CA - GOP Ousts Pro-Deal Leader

WTF-Now??? Executive Accountability Act-Seeks "10 Yrs In Prison For THOSE Misleading Us Into War"

Obama Should Overrule Gates on Gates' Self-Interested Opposition to New Whistleblower Protections

Obama administration’s Housing Affordability and Stability Plan Factsheet

So the CA repub senators chose a new leader more resistent to tax increases

Winnie the Pooh explains it all to you!

DUers who are versed in economics: educate me

dupe - please delete

Conservative Ideological Idiocy

Is the Air Force Academy still a christian-right training school?

A DU Stimulus Plan!

Watching the rich cannibalize the rich is somewhat interesting

3 Stories-Common Thread, That Is: US & UK Violated Human & Civil Rights In The "War On Terror"

“Republicants” Deny The Sky Is Falling

I heard on my local nooz that GM will let Saturn die if they can't sell it

Air New Zealand on your head - Literally

During the Reagan years it was all "personal responsibility", the

Thank you for the 4 hearts!

Alan Greenspan backs bank nationalization!!

Great Response To Racist Chimp Cartoon

To "my good friends" in The Party of No .... the mortgage plan Obama outlined .....

Toles Cartoon: An Ideology Recall

MarketWatch: Record low for housing starts

Goodyear axing 5,000 jobs.....

Blue Dogs To House Dem Leaders: Hold Off On Employee Free Choice Vote

Michael Moore: Bowling for Whistleblowers

Mods pls delete, posting bug

11 year old girl stands up to Taliban by writing poetry

Two things you didn't see at the stimulus signing today

California Epicenter of Foreclosures Shows Steep Challenge Facing Obama

Watching California Burn

Watching California Burn

I'm not saying the banking industry is hurting or anything

Is Stock Market Affected By California's Financial Meltdown?

Racists among us

Amy Goodman: Jailing Kids For Cash

Vatican says sexes sin differently; women are prideful, men horny

Starbucks CEO’s message to workers; “if you have faith in me you don’t need a union”

Montana is becoming a model state for assessing its returning combat vets for PTSD and TBI.

That Obama, making public appearances in front of flags. Oh, noes!

Attack of the Killer Robots

France claims historic Great Lakes wreck

Historic Photos - LIFE (link)

Russia's Reserve Fund enough to balance budget for years - Putin

And Michael Mukasey was supposed to be an improvement over Alberto Gonzales? ........

Fed downgrades economic forecast for this year - AP

Want To Make Some Serious Money? Join The Pechanga Tribe!

John Cornyn, POS extraordinaire

Does the Post Fact-Check George Will? (FAIR Action Alert)

Chicago Tribune: Mass-transit 'doomsday' looms yet again in Chicagoland

Foreclosure Help

"Palin Can See $17,000 from her House - and so can the IRS" - The Mudflats

Here is One Way to Shut the R's up on the Stimuls

Subject: Corporate "Personhood" anti-progressive force #2.

Kathy Lovelace is still in her home. How "Produce the note" works.

Thanks to Someone for the V-Day Heart...Blaze

Cornyn Took Caribbean Junket On Banker Allen "$8 bil fraud of shocking magnitude" Stanford's Dime

Does investigating the Bush administration count as a "shovel ready" project?

A Florida Court's 'Rocket Docket' Blasts Through Foreclosure Cases (1,000 cases/day)

Catholic patriarchal hierarchy and Evangelicals to blame for economy....

Are "Canadian" generic drugs safe?

I've never been so happy to have pneumonia.

Predator Use: First Overseas, Second Canadian Border, ... Next Your Backyard?

A Viable Recovery May Not Be Possible

The U.S. Military's Own Stimulus Plan

What's with all the ads?

Look up there ^^^^^^ Almost reached 1000 donations!

Why did Pelosi go to Italy?

The run on Stanford's bank in Antiqua

Toon Time: Steve Sack

Kit Bond Touts Effects Of Stimulus Bill He Voted Against

Oh my god, this is so depressing...

Blair's report last week caught members of Congress by surprise - it shouldn't have

RE: all things New York Post, I defer to a rather old quote

Memo to CNN and the Republicans: Shut up, already.

No charges for teacher accused of pulling student's hair

Browsing around today

Tanya Harding.....oy.

USA bringing "The Beast" - yeah - the Presidential limo - to Canada

GD Duers, have you seen this beauty

Prime Interest/Mortgage rates through the decades.....(1981-05-22 prime 20.50%)

Prime Interest/Mortgage rates through the decades.....(1981-05-22 prime 20.50%)

The Fair Tax

Since we are getting some latitude to post thanks for hearts....

With all this economic turmoil guess what Alaska is suggesting

Has anyone else seen Barack Obama's infomercial for home loan modification?

don't you know they're busy at gitmo

DUPE - self delete!

So I recommended an electronics repair place to a friend here in Austin.

Have you heard of the movie FUEL?

Obama to push country of origin food labeling


Palin to pay tax on past per diem

Pope to US Speaker Pelosi: Reject abortion support - AP

"On Second Thought" Radio

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

The country needs a grand vision & a challenge equivalent to the moon landing.

Robot that plays rock-paper-scissors. The beginning of the end for humans?

*Whew* we can all breath a sigh of relief

*Whew* we can all breath a sigh of relief

Interesting line of thinking from republcians regarding the housing plan

I love DU! Thanks for the hearts!

ND House Passes Abortion Ban

Starbucks apologises to Lord Mandleson for saying the UK Economy is in a state - Even though it is .

Sojourner Truth Statue to be in Capitol - thanks to Hillary Clinton and Sheila Jackson Lee

Pentagon issues performance pay and bonuses averaging 8.35 percent

Elder's Meditation of the Day February 18

Obama Signs Stimulus Yesterday. Today, I Got A New Job.

I have a bad feeling about who the US is blowing to smithereens with Hellfire missiles from drones

Pope to US Speaker Pelosi: Reject Abortion Support

GOP Fighting For Money From Stimulus They Opposed

Winter Photography Winners

Amazing - I'm watching Hillary Clinton live on BBC International

The Minnesota Senate Express (Huffington Post cartoon)

The Rude Pundit: Cartoons That Make the Rude Pundit Want Rupert Murdoch to Get His Face Chewed Off

Loathsome: Ten Vile Cartoons from Sean Delonas

Is this why presidents use so many pens to sign bills?

think the media covered the stimulus package fairly? video

I Have Serious Doubts That Financial Industry Will Consent To Allowing BK Courts...

Perry: Texas may turn down billions

Pakistani woman watches Taliban take over town she loves

Whatever happened to the Terror Alert system?

Do Republicans intentionally call Democrats: "DEMOCRAT?"

Aldermen vote to ‘Ban the Box’ (on Applications asking about prior convictions)

AG Holder: US is "nation of cowards" on racial issues.

I agree with you. The rest are assholes.

I hate polls, but this one is for the record!!

Obama urged to create special detainee commission

Athens (TN) bans skateboards downtown

Republican commentary on foreclosure plan on longer than the actual annoucement

No hundred rabbits in my back yard like last year this time. Just one of these up in the tree

No hundred rabbits in my back yard like last year this time. Just one of these up in the tree

Legalize hemp because I'm not recycling or conserving paper anymore.

Did Obama announce a foreclosure relief plan?

You know who I REALLY Can't Stand: Amy Holmes

Kudos to MSNBC's Tamron Hall

California's Neo-Nero Republicans.....

Home of octuplets grandmother in default

Cheney in Retirement

Greenwich CT Home Sales Plunge 84% in January, Broker Reports

I can't take anymore of this Rushican whining

please help me list the Anti Obama stories/talking points being spread.. thanx

please help me list the Anti Obama stories/talking points being spread.. thanx

Kansas Democrats win budget show down with state Republicans

Tweety is discussing the offensive cartoon

Tweety is discussing the offensive cartoon

If I have offended anyone in the last 24 hours,

American Media Ask if A-Roid’s Cousin Exists

GOP Governors That Might Turn Down Stimulus Bucks

who's the dick plante dick on schuster...every goddamn talking point you can imagine

The Pope Lectures Nancy Pelosi

Randi Rhodes Update

I have an issue with the foreclosure relief.

I was thinking about the Scandinavian social democracies, and why they're so good...

Apparently, having sex with animals isn't illegal in Florida

Guns in church? No problem!

Pfuck. She's back. n/t Bristol Palin offers "inarticulate, bumbling interview" to Palin fan Greta Van Susteren

The real reason Terence Howard defended Chris Brown - he was a wife-beater too

Proposed bylaw seeks ban on chain stores in Chatham

Should America Change Its Poverty Line?

So I found this online conservative hideout in my red state, and left a present for them...

Little-Known Alaska Governor Has Tax Problem

'The money market bank run that maybe wasn't'

Is Ed Schultz Auditioning for MSNBC @10pm?

Domestic partnership bill heading to New Mexico Senate

The People Be Damned, President of Special Interests

I'm tired of the "what about me" ethos that seems to be permeating the stimulus talks

"Do they want to prosecute CIA operatives?"

"Do they want to prosecute CIA operatives?"

They were against it before they even saw it?? republicans take ignorant to a whole new level

Senator Feingold Wants Strategy in Place Before Afghanistan Deployments

14-year-old high-school student arrested for texting in class

Republicans were ready to block Kansans from getting their paychecks!

You know who "Sully" is, but do you know Richard Ogg?

Bad Economy vs. Healthy Eating Poll

Moving FEMA out of Homeland Security could pose risks

At the end of the day, the bottom line is...

Any Suggestions On Responding To Repub Email?

Playboy confronting naked truth about future

U.S. soldiers exposed to toxins at site KBR knew was contaminated, senators say

My letter to the mayor of Lansing, MI

My letter to the mayor of Lansing, MI

How 'bout that John McCain, huh?

So now we see his opposition to Iraq was shallow.

Court To Coleman: No, We're Not Changing Our Ruling Against You

68 year old receives $740 in SS. Pays $719 for rent leaving $21 for everything else.

Just Say No to TSA Full-Body Scanning

"Somebody loves me . . . I wonder who . . . I wonder who it can be" . .

Can Obama help me with my car losing value?

BREAKING: Coleman Lawyer Declares Trial "A Legal Quagmire"

In parts of Texas, they don't celebrate Presidents Day. Instead, they get

Apparently the memo's gone out to all repubs that it's time to

Lessons from last night's Frontline: Inside the Meltdown

Lessons from last night's Frontline: Inside the Meltdown

ABC: FBI investigating Stanford for drug cartel money laundering .

What song would best capture the theme of the Democratic Underground ?

Dispelling myths about 'ancient' Greece

Guantanamo Bay release of 17 overturned

This poll could use some DU love.

Obama: Afghanistan 'still winnable'

Two Top Choices For The 10pm MSNBC Slot From Sam Stein Of HuffPo & TYT Gets (Un)Suspended

Simple Logic: Why we must criticize Obama if needed.

Why hasn't the news of Eric Cantor's wife benefiting from the bank bailout

An urgent plea for help.

"Our entitlement costs are killing us"

Dwight from The Office, Rainn Wilson has something to say about Bahai persecutions in Iran

Cutting trees and bushes in the winter? Good or not?

Are Honor Killings Simply Domestic Violence? Dr. Phyllis Chesler

Is "Nationalizing" the new warm and fuzzy code word for transfer of wealth?

My sweet, thoughtful, 8 year old boy just floored me with something he said

Status update: Wealth transfer almost complete

George Bush Is Gone & Cat Stevens Was In Los Angeles Last Week .

The mortgage program only covers mortgages already backed by Fannie and Freddie

Arkansas, 5 Other States, Ban Atheists from Public Service. Ban in repeal.

Judge Says Stockton Wrong to Take Private Property (eminent domain)

Aerosmith to House GOP: Don't Use Our Song

You know why I feed the birds every day?

Road maintenance costs--is it much cheaper to maintain roads in

Illinois considering requiring gun owners to purchase $1M liability insurance policy

Obama has a decision to make on March 1st regarding the F-22 Raptor

Blumenthal calls for exotic animal ban in wake of Stamford chimpanzee attack

Freepers at each other's throats re: Bristol!

Greenwald: The Executive Branch is America's Law-Free Zone

Greenwald: The Executive Branch is America's Law-Free Zone

Real Prosecutors Don't Let War Criminals Walk For The Price Of A Confession

Senator Fritz Hollings: Why are we in Afghanistan?

a little humor

Monkey cartoon: Is Sharpton right to get upset about this?

Newdow looking for 1000 plaintiffs for removal of religious ceremony at the inauguration.

"The American Standard of Living"

STFU, Candice Miller

Why are Americans who are DENIED INSURANCE charged 250-600% more than insurance companies pay?

Old School Breakdancing

What will be the undoing of the human race?

AMD wins final approval for factory spin-off plans

Obama's Housing Plan Sucks

All The President's Men (and Women)-Murray Waas: The Big Stone Wall & Whose Cooperating

SHOCKER!!!! Fewer people can afford to shop at Whole Foods these days.....

*Warning* To People Who Have Bank Of America Credit Cards

You guys and gals aren't going to believe what just happened...

We Need Button Ideas - Can you help?

the Onama's have a dog yet? Obama said that a puppy would be coming with them to the WH

Costa Rica

Two Minutes Hate

Honestly, Judge, I Did It But Let's Look Forward

Perhaps the Post cartoon is not racist....

TOON: The Radical Fringe -- The Party Of 'NO' (Dory Hippauf)

2 former border agents released from prison

Cat nips owner's lung cancer

Cornyn: We Can't Investigate Bush Because of the Bad Economy

Woman subdues car thief with a Headlock and Wedgie

NY Post cartoonist under fire for portraying stimulus author as a dead chimp

I think I am dreaming

Afghan *Civilian Deaths* Rose 40 Percent in 2008

The rich have a new answer to the Depression: Eat the Old.

I've changed my mind on prosecuting Bush/Cheney

The Case Against a Universal Health Plan That Includes PRIVATE For Profit Insurers

When will US citizens be allowed to legally import Cuban cigars in the US?

Nice. TX Gov may pick and choose which stim $ to accept

A roof on wheels for the homeless. Many of us may need one of these before it is all over.

A roof on wheels for the homeless. Many of us may need one of these before it is all over.

We need to think about 2010 and 2012 and start framing recovery in terms of decades and not years.

We need to think about 2010 and 2012 and start framing recovery in terms of decades and not years.

Note to Self: Anyone who calls a human being an "illegal" is an asshole

Amnesty International Presses for Truth Commission to Investigate Bush Detainee Abuse Crimes

It's official, Chavez is an ass.

Trangenderism, Homosexuality and Bisexuality

A clue for the clueless, Sexual Orientation isn't about sexual acts...

Rove, Bush, Obama and the Executive Privilege issue.

ESSENTIAL review of Afghanistan's last 35 years. Malloy read it on air. Everyone should read it!

The Financial Coup D'Etat

So... If you screwed up, you get bailed out. If you didn't---ZIP.

The real reason Terence Howard defended Chris Brown - he was a wife-beater too

It seems like few of my friends my own age seem to have any ambition.

Aw man - these hearts are making me all sentimental and stuff

Kabul On the Edge: Residents say feel less safe, conspiracy theories about U.S. run rampant...

anyone watch Parental Control (MTV)?

Two guys walk into a bar.....

"Love YOU" secret heart giver. Thanks very much.

Well crap..I know I'm gonna feel lousy come this weekend....

Midlo Appreciation Thread

Afghans say US supporting Kabul govt & Taliban at same time?

I have NO hearts to give away - post here why I should not give you one

Well, Nugget is back from the vet. At least most of him is.

Frontline - "Inside the Meltdown" just started on PBS


*******MILES' TONES*******


Don't you love it when your facebook status update turns into

My 2 y.o. is at her first sleep over.

Who's watching Scrubs right now?

Sylar isnt killing the cast of heroes fast enough.

I find the darndedst things on me when I wake up from my naps.

Here is something you can't understand:

What's your number?

My hair got really long this time

Man , the news is depressing , GD is depressing , LBN is depressing

Ahh... that's better.

Ahh... that's better.

Thanks for the heart...whoever you are.

I just finished filling out ****4**** count them *****4****** FAFSA forms

Isaw Coraline on Sunday

Siegelman: Rove Trying to Cut Deal, Call Conyers

Pride and Predator: It's Jane Austin vs. aliens - seriously

I'm about to cry from fatigue and stress.

Please, I need some help. How do I get off Sniffa's ignore list?

More proof jj abram's vision of star trek is all wrong

My back is killing me because of Wii bowling!!

Weight loss secrets. I hear vitamin C with flavanoids helps one loose weight.

1990 was so long ago.



I am tired

"Family Matters" is one of the funniest shows ever on tv.

all what you need to know about the brain

My dog's personality is changing and I'm afraid it's because I'm changing.

Two guys walk into a bar...

Free beer as SPK 's joint.

hangnail walks into a bar...

Bottle of whiskey walks into a bar...


Damn, I'm tired

goodnight, peggy.

i've found my theme song - "start wearing purple"

My favorite thread of the day. Dick is furious with George.

My favorite thread of the day. Dick is furious with George.

Do you think that people are smarter than other people?

Hilarious (and cute!) LOL cat.

Something to get your mind of somewhere Else. Eddie Izzard and the Daeth Star...

My Dad thought it was great that the Texas Patrol guards were let off

jumps up on the bar at SPK's joint...

Not fair! California Peggy has a Tubocharged keyboard!

Should I buy some hearts? I am very tempted!

Bird Bling.......

Ugh... I am so desperate for work, I am comtemplating taking the MN bar me down

"Meals" is *IS* in the title of this magazine-thank god

Robot Chicken Star Wars...

DU dream analysts: dreaming of a wedding, trying to figure out guests

Whine party in GD - bring your own Cheese

LEAST favorite cheese

Cucumbers are better than men.

Who has a headache today....?

In honor of world record fingernails and ear hair, I shall post pics of my ingrown toenails.

Leonard Cohen.

I'm on my way to see my shrink.

Jimi Hendrix estate wins $3.2 million judgment against "Electric Hendrix Spirits" vodka company

Siftables, the toy blocks that think

I have two little dogs

Now is the winter of my discontent.

the funniest thing i have read from an advice columnist today

Thank you secret admirers for my hearts !!!!

The more fucked up a movie's plot is, the more I want to see it.

So... I have to create a Marijuana Website...

So I'm here in DC, well Silver Springs, but it's close enough for rock n roll...

Lessons from the Universe.

Fuck, I hate fucking cancer...fuck.

Hello. My name is Shardik and I'm a...

leftyfingerpop walks into a bar and says...

"Good-news everyone!"

Creatures that didn't check Noah's web site for the departure date and time...

What's wrong with Socialism?

Watched "Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist." Nice movie

I'd like to see American Idol judged devoid of redeeming social value

Good morning Lounge

"A naked blonde walks into a bar with a poodle under one arm and a 2' salami under the other..."

Well, you win some and you lose some...


I HATE when my mother cancels last minute on LeftyKid.

Hellooooooo LOUNGE!

Maddy is driving me CRAZY!

"GWB walks into a bar and says..."

Important Information Regarding Cancer

Sometimes Netflix recommendations make no sense

I walked into a bar....

DUers on Facebook, looky here!

So the roof guy came and took a leak in the bathroom....

I give up. What does 'chasing pavements' mean?

Woody Allen.

Obama's Elf

Crude cowboy joke

Woohoo! I gots anudder heart!

Obscure Tolkien book to come out this spring...

How did I get a heart?

Home page vs Lounge ads

Know the difference between a hockey Mom and a Pitbull? Pitbulls don't steal!!

I'm not bored, don't ask me a goddamn thing...

Joe the Plumber becoming major player in GOP. Major keynote speaker with Malkin and Glenn Reynolds

Someont else gave me a heart since early this morning.....

Sheen Launching Signature Shirts,,, Lohan Leggings

Why did I just spend $1000 getting my dogs ass repaired, when I can adopt a WHOLE dog cheaper?

Have you ever wondered about me? What do you want to know.....ask!

Someone just told me that MC Hammer is in the building

What your cat is doing when you aren't home

As You Slide Down the Banister of Life, Remember...

Ola, dingas y dingos!

i'm really depressed

I hate it when I have work obligations in the evening

A rant about Monday's Heroes (with spoiler alert)

Do you think you are smarter than other people?

I get to pick up Kittimus Prime today...YAY!

Who else thinks Midlo is bored today?

Relax! Gerry Rafferty is alive and well in Tuscany

BWAHAHAHAHA, a google earth funny...

There are some wild temperature fluctuations going on in my microwave noodles

Wooters, there is a woot off going on!

Shakespeare doesn't love me

I've never been so happy to have pneumonia.

credit card reward programs


Is LOST on tonight? nt

Lost is on tonight, for those of you who have finished your Russian novels.

Okay, so it looks like I'm not gonna use my tax refund to get that tattoo...

Holy moly there was some major sucking on American Idol last night!

Latest installment of 'Sweet Zombie Jesus, I hate the high school'

Who's got the BEST tuna noodle casserole recipe? Please share!

Two sexes sin in different ways....

Boy, I sure do love LynneSin. She's the nicest, sweetest poster here.

"...I was referred to you as the person who handles employee benefits..."

What is a Habbo Raid and why is it done?

so what happens if millions of us decide to not pay our mortgages, credit cards and auto loans?

Can one get a degree in Rock History? (I mean rock music) nt

There was just a Billy Mays vs Vince fight in our office

Did Paul Atreides have to be the Kwisatz Haderach in order to be the Lisan al-Gaib?

Can you play AIR guitar?

Facebook Privacy Flap

Is Matthew Lillard the most irritating Screen presence ever?

OMG!!! It's true. You CAN give yourself a heart!!!!!

Any php experts in the house?

GMO corn - the corn that tried to be banned, but failed.

Well my 360 just 86'd itself.

Everyone asks me HOW I WROTE ELASTIC MAN

This is the funniest photo ever...I lol'd until I peed blood.

Is the popularity contest absolutely necessary?

I wanted to create a thread that never tries

Ola, gringas y gringos!

Irony alert: I had great difficulty opening the Brawny paper towels package

MEN- responsible citizens-guardians of your sanity ^WARNING*

Lounge travel gurus: Where do you find the best deals on flights?

Yeah, what TrogL said! Who needs all these hearts, anyway?

Apparently, Obama is masterminding world socialism

Creeps, louses, sexual assaulters...

Mickey Rourke's beloved Chihuahua Loki goes to the great fire hydrant in the sky, E! News reports

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Wed 2/18/2009)

I finally found a brilliant living comedian who can carry Bill Hicks' bag and it is JOE ROGAN!?

I am making Lasagne. Yes I am.

Star Wars Fans, time for a road trip:

The phrase of the day is "Over 9000".

My tremendously huge dick has gotten me in trouble again

the day just needs to end!

Mean people who don't clean up after their dogs SUCK

Cheap Trick's Bun E. Carlos, Smashing Pumpkins’ James Iha & middle HANSON brother form "supergroup"

Tell a funny or interesting tale.

Anyone know how to make a cat gain a few pounds in a hurry?

Giant cat caught on China

Giant rat caught in China

Do you have newspapers ads like this in America?

You go to the local C-Store. The convenient one by the exit, and the radio in the store...

Recommend to me an author of mysteries.

Who died and made Midlodemocrat 'Boss Bitch' of DU

Black Sabbath - the band that tried to be KORN, but failed.

kitten picture of the day for wednesday february 18

My heart hurts.

Why are people here down on NPR?

Thank you everyone, for the hearts.

So My computer pushes together anything in italics (Dell, Microsoft XP)...anybody have a remedy?

Seriously now, has anything better than a SIGG Water bottle EVER been invented?

I had some scam artists come into my store last night. They get asking for a discount on a piece of

You're to blame, George Harrison!

I have 5 evil hearts

So the roof guy came and looked at the leak in the bathroom

Oh man, I just totally freaked. I thought I broke my baby.

Do you think you have a better sense of humor than other people?

I am not a "secret admirer" type; my crush is on Redqueen.

The boy cat is apparently gifted.. or has retractable, opposable thumbs

at 4:30 this afternoon I sign the papers to file for divorce...

Guess What? Mr. Kittimus Prime is home!!!!

Can You Play The Guitar?

For Bluesbassman (and any other guitar enthusiast)

Can you laugh at yourself in real life

The Best Thing I've Ever Read on

Post Your Favorite Love Song

Death Match for Title of Absurd and Bizarre English Shenanigans

My BIL is in hospital, suffering from seizures. He's now unresponsive.

Seeking advice re: racial issue.

I'm in Dead Camel, Nevada -- Ask me anything

A big Thank You for that heart, whoever you are!

OK Ava,which one of these schools was yours?

Who else turns 40 this year?

How often do people lie about their IQ's online?

Pictures of my new baby boy, Joseph, born on 12-26-08, 7.5 lbs, 20":

Vibes, cousin was injured in Iraq

wiring outdoor lights

The thing with all these hearts is.......

Barack Obama and the Age of Post-Bipartisanship.

McCain booed at NBA All-Star game.

Is it just me or is this winter lasting forever?

A Strong Start, Obama signs ARRA (White House Graphic)

Obama Issues Statement on Afghanistan; VoteVets Responds

Obama approves Afghanistan troop increase

Octo-Mom could be out on the street (foreclosure)

Wisconsinites! I see why you live in such a cold place! New Glarus!

Senate Majority Leader Reid cautious on Burris

Any conservative who whines about this stimulus bill is kindly asked to please return their tax cut

Support action against John Yoo and Jay Bybee

Does your cat bring you "presents"?

I'd like to see American Idol judged by people with talent and taste

OK, so the but tutcher wrote a story (dial up warning)

OK, so the but tutcher wrote a story (dial up warning)

OK, so the but tutcher wrote a story (dial up warning)

OK, so the but tutcher wrote a story (dial up warning)

OK, so the but tutcher wrote a story (dial up warning)

Can we stop the IBTL posts please?

Can we stop the IBTL posts please?

Can we stop the IBTL posts please?

Can we stop the IBTL posts please?

Can we stop the IBTL posts please?


Hyde Park Herald Online Archives

Keith's 'World's Best Persons'


Pick two out of the three.......

Rachel has opened an old wound for me, that I can't get my head around...

Rabbit poses, coconut water, and a Bikram-practicing dance team at the international yoga championsh

Understand why executive orders aren't good enough.

Kerry Calls Reinvestment Plan "An Essential Down Payment" Towards Economic Recovery

I have my barf bag ready

Stimulus Infrastructure Funding Short-Changes States with High Unemployment

PHOTOS The President And His Small Feet Arrive In Arizona

Inouye says second stimulus package could be necessary (already calling today's Stimulus #1)

Inouye says second stimulus package could be necessary (already calling today's Stimulus #1)

Burris may get expelled but I don't think he should resign until David Vitter resigns!!

The Republicans are very principled.

FYI: GM-Crysler plans on line (PDF)

Obama's Recipe: Two Parts FDR, Dash Of Reagan

The deficit. How and when could it be eliminated? n/m

In the past week, this place has gotten a little weird

The recovery site is up! The recovery site is up!

Taxpayers may need to plan ahead for breaks in stimulus bill.

President Obama signs letters to fallen troops' families with just his first name

Why They Kept Secret(State Secret Privilege)

Reducing mortgage payments

Foreclosure Plan now on

Does anyone have a copy of Obama's Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan yet?

I Know this is Superficial, BUT...

Tomorrow's stock market.... What do you think it will do?

My letter to

Bush was a lot like Wall Street

QUIZ: What president passed the largest tax cut in history?

Obama facts .... he is kicking ass

student loan bailout needed

***Heads Up: Obama Live in Mesa on the Housing Crisis***

Obama's VietNam????

Nouriel Roubini: "there really isn't much left to do but nationalize" the banks

MSM at it again: Stocks fall as Obama releases housing plan details

Are you willing to believe that President Obama feels this nation is hinging on total collapse &...

Lincoln, teams of rivals and bi-partisanship

Credit Card Cos. Changing Terms of Agreements

Greenspan backs bank nationalisation

Stocks fluctuate on details of housing plan

Can you imagine McCain doing this?

The case against bank nationaliztion

While the stock market does impact the economy, the market reactions to Obama are BS. . .

Alaska tells Sarah Palin to pay her back taxes


John McCain, Bill Nelson beneficiaries of latest firm charged with fraud

Bridge work begins under stimulus (Missouri bridge project already putting Americans back to work)

What. The. Fuck! - NY Post's Obama/Chimp Cartoon

Sen. Fritz Hollings...

Should Sharpton protest at also??

The Obamas Charm Kathleen Parker on AF1

earthlings first!

Eric Cantor is as DUMB as a bag of rocks!

The Stimulus: A Down Payment on a Green Future

When did every reporter and commentator become a economic genuis?

Even if you set aside the blatant racism of the cartoon..

Hey Barack- your time has come

An Interesting Aside: Infinite Monkey Theorem Has An Extensive Page On Wikipedia

Senator Burris SHOULD have been Seated....Nothing has Changed in that Regard.

Question: Will President Obama give a State of the Union Address

MSNBC about to discuss NY Post cartoon and "analyze" it.

When * was occupying the White House...

**Heads Up: CSPAN to air Michelle Obama with School Kids Live 4pm Eastern**

Let us post our own captions !!

Pope Benedict XVI to Pelosi: You must protect life at all its stages.

Video: CBC interview with President Barack Obama on the eve of his first international visit

NY Post tries to defend offensive cartoon

Al Franken Blog Contest

Obama stumbles in mortgage relief speech.




Bobby Jindal playing politics, saying he may not take stimulus money

I'll go so far as to call the political cartoon meta-race-baiting

Hillary in Indonesia: A woman who needs no introduction,

If this was any other Country it would count as terrorism. Is it to stand up to Israel.

The NY Post Jumps the Shark (Huffington Post)

Also from the same artist

Should Sen. Burris of IL resign?

Union Leaders Blasting Senator Roland Burris For Not Supporting Employee Free Choice Act

Sec of State Clinton greeted by students from Obama's Indonesian school

PHOTOS Jeez, it's like the Primaries all over again

A little OT but Repost: Fact Checking Lou Dobbs.

For Those People That Don't Believe The Corporate Media Is Slanted To The Right,

Morgan/Chase CEO gives high marks to Obama Administration

"Right direction" breaks 40% in polls for the first time in a long time

The troop deployment to Afghanistan...where do folks here come down on that?

Some more cartoons from the Stimulus/Chimp cartoonist.

The Monkey Editorial Toon is a Distraction and as Usual, we are falling for it.

Obama's Mortgage Relief Plan Is A Good Start: Is Congressional Approval Even Needed?

Repubs making up excuses for not prosecuting Bush crimes; Cornyn "the bad economy"

Obama's shiny new housing plan

Lame Hannity Gimmick ("Obama revealed" picture) solved by blogger

"diagramming the obama sentence"

How the hell is CNN running this as their headline?

Why are repubs so AGAINST helping people?

You Stay Classy, Michelle. Malkin Poses With Man Holding Anti-Obama Swastika Sign

MOJO's take on the Inauguration Concert. Interesting.

Sean Delonas, NY Post Cartoonist, meets with NY Post editorial board

Now MSNBC just shows Obama's plane or helicopter waiting for him to come out...

White House: Obama Opposes 'Fairness Doctrine' Revival

White House: Obama Opposes 'Fairness Doctrine' Revival

Republicanism. An ideology for the terminally stupid. latest exhibit...California Coup

And now for the GOP talking points, David Gregory.

PHOTOS First Lady at the White House (Feb 18) (UPDATED)

The multi-pronged Attacks against Pres. Obama are starting to work -

CNN Roland Martin: NY Post cartoon is racist and careless

PHOTOS Is Ottawa expecting a visitor?

A Sort of Statement of Belief: On Obama, Change, and Elite Consensus

Tweety to cover "the cartoon" from today's N.Y. Post right now

Is he or isn't he going to use Taxation W/O Representation license plates????

Is he or isn't he going to use Taxation W/O Representation license plates????

Holder: US a nation of cowards on racial matters

What if Obama prosecutes Bush and Bush is found not guilty?

I just saw our CBC lead anchorman interview Obama. Obama is so well

** S O C I A L I S M **

Update: DU ACTION ALERT: Call & Complain About The New York Post Cartoon

I know our president is a hell of speaker, but I am damn proud of AG Holder and his speech today!

My problem against Miley Cryus dealing with the Obama girls...

Mark-to-Market Accounting Must Come to a Halt

I am not amused

C'mon GOP, urge your flock to REFUSE their stimulus benefits.

PHOTOS The President in Arizona (Feb 18)

Who is Jack Schitt??

So I guess the 2.5 million who lost their homes last year are out in the cold

Our Legend of Zelda

Bring Back The FAIRNESS Doctrine?

Forget the cartoon and Burris, Obama's Housing Plan is the real news today...

Rush Limbaugh - Hatemonger

History of the Fairness Doctrine

Thanks for rescuing me. Mild was getting on my nerves.

YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This is the REAL NEWS! Pay attention folks!

The Chimp is CLEARLY Meant to Represent Barack Obama

Why is Obama sending more troops to Afghanistan?

So who has been caught up in the Obama Mania memorabilia?

For the Bill Clinton bashers

Elder and Younger GreenKids have been watching "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern" today. They

Al Sharpton is on his way to the NY Post to raise hell about this toon

Is Bush's Medicare Plan "D" enacted in 03 part of the problem?

Cartoon Poll--Racist?

Assad urges US to rebuild diplomatic road to Damascus

California, Almost Broke, Nears Brink

UPDATE 1-Ford, UAW reach deal to trim labor costs

White House Launches to Track Stimulus Spending

Eastern Europe showing new vulnerability

Obama, Gates at Odds Over New Whistleblower Protections

Cruise ship carrying 105 aground in Antarctica


Australian taxpayers support GM bankruptcy fightback

Agents raid offices of state senator's employer-NASHVILLE, Tenn.

Germany: Merkel's Cabinet agrees on expropriation law

Greek police defuse bomb outside Citibank in Athens

14-year-old high-school student arrested for texting in class

Greenspan backs bank nationalisation

Spain officially in recession

California budget negotiations hit a new snag

Merkel, Sarkozy May Have to Rescue Euro Nations to Avert Regional Crisis

Vilsack calls for stricter food labels (incl. country of origin)

Obama's housing fix: help banks modify loans — or allow judges to

Los Angeles nears water rationing

Goodyear cutting up to 5,000 jobs

Russia strikes oil deal for US$25b in loans

Brazil defends use of local currencies in Unasur trade (distancing from US dollar)

PepsiCo to Support Dentist in Appalachia

PepsiCo to Support Dentist in Appalachia

PepsiCo to Support Dentist in Appalachia

Court Reverses Ruling Bringing 17 Detainees to U.S.

Sarah Palin In Trouble As Oil Prices Fall: AP

FT: Greenspan backs bank nationalisation

(Attorney General) Holder going to Guantanamo

The New York Post Jumps the Shark

American Recovery & Reinvestment Act: White House Releases State by State Numbers

3rd Liberty City Six trial finally set to begin (FBI planted informant/alleged terrorist plot)

Holder To Visit Gitmo Next Monday

Shaw’s to shift corporate jobs to India

Ex-Atty. Gen. Mukasey joins NYC law firm

Investors target Exxon, Massey for lags on climate

Hundreds swarm Stanford's Antigua bank

Holder to Visit Guantanamo Prison Camp to Assess Interrogations

Hit foreign link to heroin, Afghans ask allies

(Iraq) Shoe-thrower's supporters rally on eve of trial

Iraqi politician killed in latest post-vote attack

Facebook backtracks on terms of use after protests

Bishops’ statement angers some on illegal immigration

Durbin: Senate Ethics Investigation Of Burris Underway

BREAKING NEWS: Court overturns ruling that would have transferred 17 Gitmo detainees to U.S.

(UK Ministry of Defence) MoD documents go missing on train

Obama Taking Pro-Trade Message To Canada

UBS Agrees to Pay $200 Million to Settle SEC Charges for Violating Registration Requirements

Obama's Foreclosure Plan Seeks To Save Millions From Losing Homes

Iraq's Kurdish-Arab tensions threaten to escalate into war

( GOP) State senator works for raided brokerage (Stanford)

Stanford whereabouts unknown after charges: SEC

Calif. Republicans Oust Leader Amid Budget Talks

Man charged in bizarre kidnapping

Holder to Visit Guantanamo Prison Camp to Assess Interrogations

(Former Dem PA State Senator Vincent ) Fumo Claims He Was Targeted By Bush Administration

Fed Downgrades Economic Forecast for This Year (warns of long road to recovery)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday February 18

Afghans say 13 civilians killed in US-led strike

Obama Moves to Reverse Bush Boycott of UN Conference on Racism

(British Prime Minister Gordon) Brown says no cover up over torture allegations

Pittsburgh Boring Couple's Lawsuit Vs. Google Dismissed (Street View Case)

Obama wants to reopen NAFTA but keep trade flowing

Stanford fails in bid to leave USA

Major cache of fossils (from the last ice age) unearthed in L.A.

Major cache of fossils (from the last ice age) unearthed in L.A.

Helicopter ditches in North Sea

North Dakota House passes ‘egg as a person’ bill

US Commander: Troops 'Stalemated' In S Afghanistan

Clinton seeks to improve US image with Muslims

Jordan king, Senator Kerry discuss Mideast peace (Kerry to meet with Syrian President Assad)

Housing Starts at Another Record Low

Manhunt: Accused Financier Scammer Stanford Missing

Recession will be worst since 1930s -Greenspan (architect of current economic crisis)

Man shoots himself at Crystal Cathedral

Protest looms as US is set to deport 30,000 Haitians

Don't be 'too concerned' about 'Buy American' stimulus clause: Obama

CEOs Hit Rock Bottom, Less Popular Than Congress

Obscure Tolkien book to come out this spring

Palin to pay tax on past per diem

Guadeloupe strikers block roads, close airport (economic meltdown)(Martinique too)

N.Y. Post defends cartoon linking Obama stimulus to dead chimp

'Suicide by cop' phenomenon occurring in over a third of North American shootings involving police

Ecuador expels second US official

Reuters: [Wealthy] Venezuelans, with billions at Stanford, want money

White House: Obama Opposes 'Fairness Doctrine' Revival

GM Plans to Eliminate Saab, Saturn, Hummer and Shrink Pontiac

Skull & Bones sued for Geronimo's remains

Obama commits 17,000 more US troops to Afghanistan

Afghanistan solution will need more than military force - Obama

David Elsewhere

Scientology advocacy group CCHR: psychiatry behind individual acts of mayhem like 9/11

TYT: How is babby formed?

Transparency in Action: President Obama Introduces

Geithern's Reverse Course

Americian Triangle

Americans United For Change/AFSCME: Recovery

CBS: US military equipment stolen by Taliban & sold in open air Pakistan markets

US Army Suicide: "Beyond The Front"

Fight Foreclosure: Produce the Note How-To

Blackwater's First "Xe" Ad

Rage Against The Machine - Directed by Michael Moore

Democracy Now covers the life of 9/11 widow Beverly Eckert

Kit Bond Touts Stimulus Plan That He Voted Against

Top Ten messages left on A-Rod's answering machine (1:12)

Exclusive footage of A-Rod steroid application (00:56)

Screw bankers BACK: difference bank v. credit union in stick figures

Rove Testimony Delayed...By Obama?

Josh Tickell appears on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2-16-09

CNN: After huge backlash from members, Facebook backs down from trying to own member content forever

Rachel Maddow: How To Find Osama Bin Laden

CNN's Christiane Amanpour: Swat valley's enforcement of Sharia Law, "a very dangerous situation"

WABC News: John Birch Society meeting circa 1964

TYT: Should Bankrupt Execs Make More Money Than The President?

Merv Griffen Show: Dr. Martin Luther King discusses views on Vietnam War (1968)

Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH): Homeowners need bailout - "There has to be some justice for main street"

Republican Leaders Speak Out In Support Of Norm Coleman-Oh, and SEND MONEY!

madoff song (parade of

Hillary Clinton's Press Conference in Indonesia (some cute moments at the airport too)

Rick Sanchez finally wakes up, nails GOP congresswoman w/ Iraq 'missing' money

Richard Dawkins' Seven Wonders of the World

Laura Flanders & Hampshire College Student Discuss Divestment

Richard Dawkins on whether the bible is moral or not

Palin McCains Bristol

Mayor Virg Bernero of Lansing Michigan Tears Fox News Anchor a New One

Dr. James Hansen calls for Civil Disobedience at the Capitol March 2nd

Obama Nominee’s Past Includes Botched Privatization of Uranium Company

McFEATTERS: You don't honor the fallen by hiding them

Continuity of the Wrong Kind (Obama and Torture)

Ending the Compromise Era on AIDS / Michelle Goldberg

Cheney: Chief of Churls / John Seery

TYT: Rick Sanchez Embarrasses a Republican Congresswoman

Real Prosecutors Don't Let War Criminals Walk For The Price Of A Confession

Obama's War On Terror: Proceed With Caution

More GOP Fracturing, Whackjobbery and Stupidity

Another Burris Shocker! Admits Involvement in Teapot Dome Scandal

The Frank Factor-Obama Inherits "TURD TORNADO"

Rachel Maddow: Former Guantánamo camp guard Brandon Neely speaks out

Media fail to take economic crisis seriously (Gene Lyons)

Coming to NBC: 'To Catch a Cheney' by Jeff Cohen

Adventures in Job Hunting

A-Rod Blames Steroid Use On 'My Cousin Vinny'

It's Time to Treat America's Homeowners as Well as We've Been Treating Wall Street's Bankers

Aides Say No Pardon for Libby Irked Cheney

Garrison Keillor: A bit of advice: Stay off the obituary page as long as possible

Did Bush's attorney general hide internal dissent over torture?

Editor of New York Post Defends His 'Monkey Business Cartoon'

No Mercy for Mercenaries

Cheney and the Goat Devil - Dowd

Floating the Most Discredited Canard of the Trade Debate

ricks explained.

"DOJ probe on Yoo torture memos 'damning;' senators demand answers" by Jason Leopold (2-18-09 Online

Bank of England seeks power to inject more money into economy

One Side to Every Story

George Will of Washington Post changes the numbers on global warming

H-1B visa ban for bailed-out US firms irrational: Montek

TYT: Cenk Breaks Down The New 'Gay Snipers' Smear From The Right

Holder: US is nation of cowards on racial matters

Looting Social Security

Howard Jacobson: Let’s see the ‘criticism’ of Israel for what it really is

The Looming Collapse of the American Empire by Chris Hedges

Attorney General Holder delivers landmark speech on race

'Bitter' Gore; 'Principled' McCain

Jailing Kids for Cash

Ending the Hidden Agenda Behind Tax Cuts

The New York Post Jumps the Shark

Hudson: The Oligarch's Escape Plan

It is Time to Leave Bristol Palin Alone

"The Republican-engineered controversy around the stimulus is a phony."

Neighbors Helping Neighbors—to Break Into Vacant Houses

Shrinking output and substantial unemployment rate until 2011

Arresting Rod Blagojevich but not Scooter Libby

Patrick Fitzgerald, 50 other federal prosecutors from the Bush regime can remain

Bjorn Borg - Love for All (widescreen)

Rush Limbaugh on Barack Obama (Live Call - Never Before Seen Footage)


Want to opt out of phone books? Web site with contact info

Torrential rain a 'mixed blessing' for Australia

Two Rivers: The Kenai and the Yukon - Progressive Alasa

'Frozen Smoke:' Ultimate Sponge For Cleaning Up Oil Spills

Andean glaciers could disappear in 20 years: World Bank

Nuclear firm fined for radioactive waste leak: court

Washington Post: EPA May Reverse Bush, Limit Carbon Emissions From Coal-Fired Plants

NOAA News Release: New Report Shows Loss of Coastal Wetlands in Eastern U.S.

Sydney Morning Herald: Stuck in the mud: plants on death row in changing world


Newsday: Sea level rising threat like 'giant snail', environmentalists say

BBC: Climate curbs need 'people power'

Botanists' Study Of 11,000 S. Hemisphere Species Suggests Most Will Not Survive Sudden Warming - SMH

America’s future wind web?

(AP) Maine group: Forest zone would slow climate change

Pawlenty Energy Aides Assert New Coal Plants Will Actually Help Reduce GHG Emissions

New Scientist - Arctic Modeling With "Locked" Albedo Changes Only Cut Warming By 15%

Investors target Exxon, Massey for lags on climate

MSF - Zimbabwe's Health System Has "Collapsed" - Expect Much More Than Cholera In Near Future

Caterpillar Plague Hits Liberia; Another Unknown Crop-Munching Species Arrives In Ivory Coast - AFP

EU court attacks GM crop secrecy (BBC)

MPCA Finds Mercury Levels In MN Walleye, Pike Rising Since 1990s After Initial Decline

Study Suggests Melt-Pooling As Reason Arctic Sea Ice Loss Far Outpaces Models - Guardian

Toxic rubbish 'dumped in Africa' (BBC)

The BRAD BLOG Goes Green: 'Green News Report' Premieres!


Green burials: A dying wish to be 'home for fish' (CNN)

Japanese Greenpeace Activists on trial for stealing whale meat , illegally killed whales Antarctica

Al Gore's presentation to the AAAS Annual Meeting in Chicago

Nissan's "Pure Electric" Car To Debut In Tennessee Next Year

Drought Tightens In And Around Austin - Soil Moisture At Zero, At Least 1,000 Cattle Dead Of Thirst

After 75 Years, Beavers Return To Detroit - Lodge Located In ConEd Intake Canal AFP

CUBA State Oil Co. Plans to Dig 24 New Oil Wells

New Photos of Fidel and Bachelet -- He looks good!

Brazil defends use of local currencies in Unasur trade

Brazil to expel 98 foreign NGOs operating in the country

Carnival queen will have Obama painted on her body

April Delegation to Venezuela: Human Rights, Food Sovereignty and Social Change

Mark Weisbrot:: "Venezuela, An Imaginary Threat"

Afro-Costa Rican activist to run for president (Epsy Campbell)

Economic meltdown causing unrest on Caribbean islands of Guadeloupe & Martinique

Worker featured in last H2A alert fired--what you can do

GM To Cut 47,000 Jobs As UAW Reaches "Tentative Understanding" With Detroit Three - 02/18/09

Acuff: Grassroots Campaign for Employee Free Choice Is Just Beginning

Today in labor history Feb 18 “The Man”, is published in New York City (It cost one cent)

Smithfield (World’s largest pork processor) Foods Closes Six Plants, Lays Off 1,000 Workers

Mayor Virg Bernero of Lansing Michigan Tears Fox News Anchor a New One

Union Leaders Blasting Senator Roland Burris For Not Supporting Employee Free Choice Act

Support fellow union members and save on wireless service

14,000 Insured Lose Health Coverage Every Day

Managers, Not Workers, Overpaid in Manufacturing Jobs

Delete dupe nt

Paul Krugman on C-Span, Stimulus and Banking

Baltic states have awakened to a nightmare

UPDATE 1-Hungary eyes 'unconventional' means to defend currency

Texas Madoff....Stanford Wielded Jets, Junkets and Cricket to Woo Clients

Bank Of England asks to print money...

Scandinavian Home Mortgage Lien Stripping

Boone Pickens Reduces Energy Investments, Holdings Fall 97%

Iceland at the brink of failure

Nouriel Roubini: "there really isn't much left to do but nationalize" the banks February 18, 2009

Obama's Mortgage Relief Plan Is A Good Start: Is Congressional Approval Even Needed?

Mark-to-Market Accounting Must Come to a Halt

More CNBC nonsense....

Goldman Sachs Partners Borrow to Cover Margin Calls

Firefighters win harassment judgment (San Diego Pride Parade - second trial)

LGBT Immigration Bill Reintroduced to a More Receptive Congress

Must see video: Bjorn Borg - Love for All

There is a case airing on Court TV(or it's new name) near and dear to the GLBT community now.

Overcapacity Everywhere.." What is it that we need more of?" "Wal-Marts, Pizza Huts, nail salons?"

So I just got this boring-looking piece of paper from my credit card company....

***The Second Ever! DU GLBTQ Emoticon Performance !!!***

A documentary that I was an AP on got a write up today.

Did you watch Frontline's Meltdown? Looks like Paulson put Ideology ahead of the country.


Question. Is Upton an SEC (and UT) fan also?

N.B.A. and Union Are Discussing New Labor Deal

Bonds Judge Wants to Question Anderson

Sad and haunting photo of memories being ripped apart.

A nice change from the arrests, roids, etc sports stories out there.

Nationals prospect falsified identity

UT: Full-page anti-gay ads run

Former Giants linebacker Brad Van Pelt dies

Mike Leach could be out at Texas Tech by Friday.

This Just In : Calif. lawmakers back Prop. 8 challenge

Peppers' trade list has only 4 teams

West Coasters: don't miss tonight's Law & Order SVU

What do you call somebody who doesn't root for any of his home teams?

Ky. Derby Trail: Southwest & Middle East

Are we in a recession or is this a Depression?

Israel is trapped, and the chance of peace is ever more remote

Community members allege child abuse covered up among ultra-Orthodox in Safed

Gaza, slump seen spurring rise in anti-Semitism

Peres to consult parties on prime minister pick

Boeing says Israel eyes new U.S. bomb kit

Hamas rejects Israel's truce conditions

Fayad: Send aid directly to needy Gazans

Bar Refaeli in Gaza

Clerics urge new jihad over Gaza

Likud favorable to Lieberman's demands

Kadima to Peres: Government led by Livni will unite Israel

Arab League chief: A right-wing Israeli gov`t will at least say no to our face

EU Jewish leader: Anti-Semitism spurred by economy, not Gaza war

What's your Opinion on the Crisis in the Middle East?

Israel: Ball in Hamas' court

Va. House Sends Smoking Ban Bill to Conference (AP/WaPo)

HuffPo: "There is No Proof Cigarettes Cause Cancer" say experts

Watchdog: Bush FDA decision put patients in danger

How sad is it that I envy my dog his health care?

How Inflammatory Disease Causes Fatigue

Gene therapy promises one-shot treatment for HIV

Cheap supplements relieve migraine

"Vaccine book brings out hidden support: Author"...

Why We Need Vaccine Safety Oversight: US Court Ruling - MMR Vaccine Damaged This Child

Are bad sleeping habits driving us mad?

Wisconsin “West Allis man not guilty in open carry gun case”

Why parents are encouraged to get their infants / toddlers Hepatitis B vaccination series:

Why parents are encouraged to get their infants / toddlers Hepatitis B vaccination series:

the sporting clause and the import ban

Getting a handle on "Assault Weapons".

Lewis SBCT part of Afghanistan increase

GAO denies protest of Army JLTV award

2nd soldier at Leonard Wood dies of meningitis

Army investigates death of girl, 16, at Lewis

Army rethinking plan to cut forces in Europe

Sgt. to testify in Iraq slaying trial

Wisconsin bids farewell to 32nd IBCT Guardsmen

Remains of Jimenez, Fouty buried together

More ‘green’ Marines aboard ships

Today's Army Times mailbag

Coast Guard gets a piece of stimulus pie

Obama announces Afghanistan buildup

Marinette withdraws patrol boat protest

Carrier H.W. Bush returns from sea trials

U.S. urges Japan to protect others from pirates

26th MEU readies for return

Pendleton death under investigation

Ex-inmate turned al-Qaida leader surrenders

Nelson court-martial delayed by defense motions

U.S., Japan sign pact to move Marines to Guam

Schwartz to ask Gates for more F-22s soon

‘Heritage coat’ still possible

Electronic war fighters celebrate milestone

RAND: New strategy needed in Afghanistan

Kyrgyz parliament to vote Thursday on U.S. base

Clinton signs Guam pact

Ham: 2 brigades should stay in Germany

Officials at Osan lift ban on 8 local bars

Civilians in U.K. to see bump in post allowance

Airman jailed for stealing donated money

Ombudsman: Battle brews over 1st Amendment on the battlefield

Bait and phish: Blue Team at Misawa cooks up online scams to test network

US Sees 'Test Run' With Captured Pirates

Brit, Afghan Troops in Major Drug Raid

Students Designing New Body Armor

Opponents of Navy landing strip gear up

SPS Arrives in Nicaragua

CNP Wants Sailors Help Prevent Suicide

Army Has New Video to Combat Suicides

New Predator Takes Flight in Iraq

Ops Officials Conduct New Training

(Military Times) Op-Ed: Two Elections

Using satellites to find bin Laden

Reactor chiefs, officer disciplined over exam

Judge refuses to toss Blackwater charges

lucky grab

New lens playday

Winter scene - South of Paris, France


Check out this amazing shot from the Tour of California

Find the Killdeer eggs. This was taken in a driveway.

A day at the Tellus Science Museum, Cartersville, GA

More about Karma & Release and Ghosts from the past

A kind soul gave me a heart.

"Preparing For June" - Karen Bishop - February 14, 2009

The boy with 11 tumours who was sent home to die... and survives after grandparents' alternative the

Search for 'alien life' could start on Earth

Scientists discover the jealousy lobe

Perchlorates may keep Mars running with water

Diamond is no longer nature’s hardest material

Jupiter in space agencies' sights (BBC) {Europa probe}

If 2 brothers were suspected of being a child's father, could DNA testing determine which brother?

Looking for stuff at the L4 and L5 points....

New Stars from Old Gas Surprise Astronomers

Buddhist temple built out of one million beer bottles

Jesus Christ provides a cultural desire

Source for homeschool parents

2012 Survial. Brought to you by Sony?

Catholic patriarchal hierarchy and Evangelicals to blame for economy....

What sorts of offense do you take in reference to your faith/lack of faith?

Best Ain5 mod so far.

Breakfast Pizza +++

Nice find at TED talks, how to build an artisan whole wheat bread

Thieving Bastards II

Top Chef Top Chef Top Chef finale!!!!! In NOLA!!! REMINDER!

What's for Dinner? ~ Wednesday the 18th Edition

Tried it again tonight.

Taking my ebay La Cloche out for a spin today.

My grandmother may be passing tonight....

Yoo: Court Rejection Of Bush Detainee Policy Is An Effort ‘To Deny What Happened On 9/11

St. Rep. Corte wants to force pregnant women to watch and hear

Why are there no prominent Democrats running for Tx. Governor?

Forkboy's short but sweet zombie movie reviews, Part 2.

Why I can't or don't watch certain movies.

Is "Taken" as good as everyone says it is?

Must see movie "The Appeared"" Best movie in a long time!!!!

Canwest stock is down to 39 cents today

So My computer pushes together anything in italics (Dell, Microsoft XP)...anybody have a remedy?

Suse Linux - changing computer name

As my computer ages things begin to fail

SuSE 11.1 with 3D effects ewnabled: Cube effect won't work

I've got a laptop wireless connection problem that is driving me CRAZY (yes, I screamed)

Help needed...

Don't Airplanes leave Wreckage?

See what happens when you hang around Republicans?

Kerry Calls Reinvestment Plan "An Essential Down Payment" Towards Economic Recovery

JK & THK in Jordan and Lebanon (Pics)

Taking Liberties

3 year old dad Alfie Patten has joined "Fathers for Justice"

Jowell defends crooked husband - admits she helped him receive bribe

Entire crime squad is investigated for corruption

Speculation mounting that Harriet Harman is plotting to succeed Brown