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Archives: February 2, 2009

About once every year or two I propose this idea to my two or three favorite websites, but it never

Paging TahitiNut....your boovie fix for the weekend...

Springsteen now starting.

It's Boss Time!

American Tamils urge Obama to stop war

ok did anyone see something that said go to a specific website for 7 day free admission to universal


I have been contributing to Paralized Veterans of America. Does anyone have info about them?

X-posted from the lounge. I have a feeling I'm going to be away for a little

X-posted from the lounge. I have a feeling I'm going to be away for a little

What is all the talk “The Dems Pork Barreled the Stimulus Bill”

What is all the talk “The Dems Pork Barreled the Stimulus Bill”

Former Alabama governor Guy Hunt is dead.

Why did Repubs Need Only 51 Votes And Democrats Need 60 Votes In Senate To Pass Legislation?

Damn, the commercials stink this year

Gen. Petraeus is in the Super Bowl

Go Cardinals!

american made flat screen tv?

Auto dealership closures shock car buyers with unpaid liens

Michael Steele dressed head to toe in blue and had signs that read Steele Democrat

They keep on trying......Call for a General Strike March 13-19.....Like France, Greece, S. Africa...

January 30, 2009 - "Women Transform Welsh Politics" BBC

Best part of right now? The pathetic shitwit jackoffs whose identity depends on millionaires

Not into the Super Bowl? Me neither. Hallmark is showing non-stop I Love Lucy

So when is Rove suppost to report to Congress? What time is he suppost to

I grudgingly put that halftime show in league with the U2 halftime show....

U.S. Looks for Blackwater Replacement in Iraq- Dyncorp Anyone?

Prop K9

Sorry! you all missed it . . .

OMG..."Bush alumni Web site "...'networking to those who worked or volunteered for' chimp

Lieberman jokes about waterboarding at black-tie dinner.

jackoffs ~

Bob Dole comes to Daschle's defense

So..what time is the game on tomorrow..?

Dan Rooney just thanked Obama

Baby born with 12 fingers and toes

Baby born with 12 fingers and toes

Drum Major Suspended for Waving at Obama

Afghanistan and Arizona

The bigger national holiday is .......

Tenn. policeman suspended after Wal-Mart assault (greeter asked to see his sales receipt)

One wonders why the "Superbowl" isn't Pay-for-view?

4 embryos implanted - "hyperstimulated", they multiplied to 8

Women Transforming Welsh Politics-bring Women's (People) Perspective, Issues

Classes suspended due to ‘evil spirits’

The troops in Iraq have it easy...

Fifty Years Ago, to the Day

The Superbowl (spoilers)

Republicans want tax cuts? I got their tax cuts right here

Best Commercial Hands Down: The Golfing Investor Baby

Iowa Trooper Suspended For Obama E-Mail, mug shots of people wearing obama t-shirts

OMG who's watching The Office?

The GOP aren't giving Obama a honeymoon, are they? how do you feel about that?

The Rock Band of The Obama Campaign Just Kicked Ass!

Digs may help decide if 'King Solomon's mines' was a misnomer

Obama seeks assessment on gays in military; No rush to repeal DADT

I'm watching "NETWORK" on TCM right now and it still blows...

Peruvians walked their prayers into the earth

VIDEO: Lost Civilization Under Istanbul

Exploding The Myth Of A Liberal/Anti-Corporate Media

Ancient Persians 'used chemical warfare'

I just watched "When The Levees Broke" on HBO

Ancient turtle migrated from Asia to America over a tropical Arctic

Penn study finds link between Parkinson's disease genes and manganese poisoning

Yet another announcer calling the Super Bowl the biggest sporting event in the world......

Malignant narcissism is so common and SO DAMAGING!

President Obama interview with Lauer, pre-game, video

Is the Roman Pantheon a colossal sundial?

"When do you stop being a CEO, and start being a grandfather?" . . . . . .

"When do you stop being a CEO and start being a grandfather?" . . .


SWAT teams deployed in 911 telephone fraud

Oregon To Consider Predatory Towing Ban After Meals-On-Wheels Is Almost Towed During Delivery

Lynch Considering Republican Elizabeth Hager To Replace Gregg "Party History" does not mention George W. Bush

Competition tighter than ever as researchers unearth more of China's ancient past

Wall Street trader says boss called him gay for refusing to eat meat

I loved the Doritos Crystal Ball commercial and the Bud horses immigrant

Go Steelers!

Scarborough's out of the drunk-tank and off his meds...

When I Look At the European Labor Strikes Happening Right Now

Does anybody in DC get it???

RNC Chairman MIchael Steel & Oreos .... From Wiki

When Debt Collectors Disrupt Dinner

Thomas Jefferson

Blackwater FIRED by State Department - Out of Iraq by May

In Daschle’s Tax Woes, a Peek Into Washington

Why the quite on the Holder front?

Where are Vizio televisions made? n/t

Coleman: "..."I'm here. I'm accessible. I care,"..."

Anybody know how much in taxes Daschle actually paid?

I'm watching "When the Levees Broke" tonight (Katrina)

Joe Scum

Forget the Steelers, Because GOP Sex Symbol Michael Steele Is America's Champion

How Is It That These DC Tax Frauds Don't Have To Pay Penalties Or Interest?

Democrats even win The Super Bowl.

Government debit cards, are these accounts subject to nonwage garnishment?

Pittsburgh DUers, enjoy your Superbowl XLIII victory

Bailed Out Bank of America Sponsors 5-Day Carnival Super Bowl Fun Fest

Glenn Greenwald - The Daschles: feeding at the Beltway trough

Michael Phelps caught smoking pot! Oh Noes!

2 things - 1st, what the fuck do we need another Republican in the Cabinet for, 2nd ...

“He looked just as natural with a bong in his hand as he does swimming in the pool,”

2fer: Tales of 2 scumbags:: Bernie GOLDDIGGER & Judy MILLER

So, now O'Reilly is losing it, too?

** OFFICIAL Groundhog Day thread***

MarketWatch: Bad Day for Barbie

PSA...Customer service: How to get a human on the phone.

Olbermann and Maddow both "wag the dog" of NBC

Judd Gregg says a Republican will replace him if he Joins Obama Administration!

Audit the bastards every year. They have proven they are not to be trusted.

No one as Irish as Barack O'Bama

After 12 days as president what kind of grade would you give President Obama?

Why didn't Bruce Springsteen sing "Born in the USA" during halftime???

Rush Limbaugh: "I have an Army!" Really, and you would have your Army do what Rush?

Everybody loves Bipartisanship! Wheeeee!

Stuart Bowen IG for Iraq reconstruction, testimony on C-Span right now.

Stuart Bowen IG for Iraq reconstruction, testimony on C-Span right now.

Bloated International Banks-Too Big Not to Fail- Do not Resusitate Mega Banks!

We have enough money to rescue the banks, but not enough to rescue Social Security.

Today is Hug a Jew Day

"Gute Heimreise." / "Have a nice trip home." - Do you think this poster is racist?

NATO Solicits Virtual Afghanistan Simulations to Test War Plans

If Daschle has to step aside, I'd take Howard Dean as head of HHS

The Rude Pundit: One of These Things Is Not Like the Others

Iraqi Provinces want US Troops to Stay

GASP! Somebody famous smoked some grass!

Ronald Reagan and the Cold War

Did Nancy Pelosi fail the Democrats?

Here I go again, Bashing CNBC

How long before the shit hits the fan ??

Fah Q, Punxsutawney Phil!

our message at church today was "Learn To Be Content"

I think we should offer incentives to those who want to start making stuff in the U.S. again.

So, they doubled their income, did they?

Hearings on Fraud in Iraq and Afghanistan...NOW... Cspan

They will not make her go away. Now on The View is a propagandist documentary

The Hype of Terrorism

New blog regarding foreclosures, financial mess, Federal Reserve...

What's the deal with Mitch McConnell's face?

Ex-Mass. GOP official Lawrence Novak pleads to money-laundering

16 days until DTV.

John McCain really seems to cares, about what I have no idea

So, Hasselbeck says the Pres. should tell Democrats...

Back to Back Friday the 13ths

Best Superbowl ad...

Hilarious ad from IL furniture store: "We sell more seats than the governor"

McConnell on M$NBC acting like he

How Ancient Greeks Chose Temple Locations

Bush Shoe Sculpture 'taken down'

Wow! President Obama still emails me

Would you support having to work for your benefits?

Parched: Australia faces collapse as climate change kicks in

Dear Republican lurkers if you think tax cuts are a good stimulus for the economy read this.

Saying it again: Nationalize the banks, and

Afghans Rally Against U.S. After Military Strike Kills Two

Hannity Meets The Aristocrats - A DU Challenge

What IS the difference between a tax cut for a corporation and a bailout check for a corporation?

caption this Palin and Mamma Bush pic..

As great of a state that my native Maryland is, why is it that....

Food is not always what it appears (Fish, olive oil, honey are most often faked)

Favourite presidential couples?

About that credit card situation...

Isn't Groundhog Day's Predictor Bass Akwards?

Exclusive: PETA Killed More than 90% of the Animals in its Care in 2007

Soldier lands safely after skydive instructor dies

Generals Pressuring Obama to Slow Iraq Withdrawal Planning Media Blitz From Crony Hawks

Contractor Fraud hearing Part 2 NOW on cspan..just started

Robert Reich's look at 2009-Interesting info and observations

What's the best newspaper in the U.S. today?

LA Times: Guantanamo judge defies Obama

Tom Daschle Should Bow Out

Senate Debate on the Holder Nomination will begin at 3:15, Vote at 6:15

What time is Holder supposed to be confirmed today? n/t

While Kentucky freezes, people die; Ky Senator McConnell chooses to slam Obama

While Florida makes excuses...other states DO qualify for education stimulus

My friend would have been 49 today if she hadn't been kidnapped and presumably murdered

OK conspiracy buffs, speculate on the tech glitch here: Porn interrupts Super Bowl broadcast

Media rationalized favoring republicans because they were "in power"

Let's get a couple of things straight about Michael Phelps....

DUzy 2.0 update: Temporarily suspended AND not taking submissions (yet)

This Is Your University, on Drugs

That New Obama Logo's Making Me Thirsty

Elder's Meditation of the Day - February 2

Nuclear event in NJ, not NC

Seriously - is Daschle worth it?

So this Republican Senator is standing holding a gun to his head, and he says,

So who is the Commander in Chief again?

I SAY! it is snowing ... in London!

This New Pepsi Logo Looks Familiar

What is the Obama Plan contains on FICA

Survive 2012 by securing your lottery ticket with the Institute for Human Continuity

Salon: How Republicans created the myth of Ronald Reagan

Is Obama fallable?


Am I the only one who doesn't care if the stimulus package NEVER gets rethuglican support?

It made me throw up quite a bit in my mouth !

Should Pat Robertson and Right To Life Groups support "Octuplet Mom"?

They're Talking About Stripping Out the $50MM For The NEA

My God. Burris is up.

A book review from to share: How Republicans created the myth of Ronald Reagan

"Tax cuts for corporations".. seems to be the only "plan" the republicans can come up with

Thom Hartmann possibly leaving Air America Radio on March 1st?

I propose we start a DU CSPAN task force


Hasselbeck wants Obama to condemn Olbermann & Matthews on THE VIEW

A gallery of Morans! The Velvet Elvis has left the building.

Poll: Republicans want Palin as model for GOP (Nearly half think party has been too moderate.)

Italy bans kebabs and foreign food from cities

Martha Washington; First American Hottie!?!

Debate on the Holder Nomination is taking place now

How many times can the repubs get away with voting down Obama?

Parking in a used car lot.

US spent over $40 million on an Iraqi prison that will probably never house an inmate

PHOTO: Two words. PALIN. BOOTS. Cue up that old Velvet Underground song.

Do you believe Tom Daschle's excuse that not paying taxes on $80,000 was "unintentional"?

Question for former journalists out there

Logic Dictates, The Fight For The Prohibition Amendment Recognized A Right To Privacy,

It's a stimulus for Haliburton

Is there a way to find out if lawmakers are also bank shareholders?

How about a little patience?

How about a little patience?

Palin lied to House GOP to avoid attending their weekend retreat

Hypocrisy Alert! Mitch McConnell Asks For Federal Money For Kentucky! Why not tax cuts?

Phil and Me: Ex-Sen. Gramm Says of the Economic Collapse, Don't Blame Me (Video)

Baby soaked in beer found outside nightclub

Super Bowl cartoon ...

A new kind of STRIKE....

Poll: Do you give a damn or not if Mike Phelps or Tony Bennett enjoy reefer?

We need to use this down on Wall Street starting with Thain!

Sen Dodd Senate Banking Com Head Shamed into leaving Countrywide Mortgage

Autobiography of 10-year-old Divorcee Set to be a Bestseller

CREW Cuts: Major Victory .... to FaceBook group

CBS To Run Arranged-Marriage Reality Series

Did you watch the Super Bowl?

Pelosi's attitude towards Repugs and DINO's: 'Screw 'em."

There is one good thing about Steele taking over the GOP

Anyone else glad the the Steelers thanked "O" instead of god?

Why the "Limbaugh Isn't That Important" Crowd are Wrong

Rihanna: Love her or leave her?

Having a Democratic President makes a difference in ESCR therapy clinical trials:

SWAT teams deployed in 911 telephone fraud

The Holder Nomination is getting hammered on 2nd Amendment issues

Commission gets grim report on wartime spending (bush projected 2.4 Billion for Iraq Reconstruction)

How heartwarming tale of US octuplets became a seedy story of self-indulgence (pix, details)

I think Gonzo is toast

Man Tries To Kill Wife, Self After Losing Job

Random checks 'as effective' as terrorist profiling

US-IRAQ: Generals Seek to Reverse Obama Withdrawal Decision

GOP doesn't want infrastructure because it will create union jobs?

The Alternative Comics Apocalypse Has Begun

If you are collecting unemployment, are you getting any call backs

Stinky's note to Mike Steele .......

Business owner found shot after calling police saying he's holding a burglar at gunpoint

Fuck! It's "the", not "teh"; and it's "owned", not "pwn3d".

Just how long does it take to train security forces?

Two children should be limit, says green guru

Craziest Republican of the Day: Virginia Foxx

Those who have are those who will get more

What?? No "Top 10 Conservative Idiots" thread???

What?? No "Top 10 Conservative Idiots" thread???

so have they really loaded up the stimulus package w/ pork?

Sheriff Halts Foreclosure Sales In Wayne Co. MI.

Is this Daschle $140,000 tax embarrassment a PR disaster that President Obama can/can't shake off?

I submit to you - the free traders and globalists are the "cowboys"

Some people are so quietly worthy of our admiration .......

Macy's to cut 7,000 jobs, slash dividend

Holder nominated 75 : 21

HOLDER CONFIRMED 60 votes so far

Who is the easier target?

Does it bother anyone else about Daschle's "tax" problem?

2014 Media History. MUST SEE VIDEO.

The BABIES know. They really do.

How do feel about the NH Dem governor appointing a Repub to fill Gregg's (R) senate seat?

I hate these f**king people.....

Internet Evangelist Lambastes Obama's $1 Trillion Stimulus Package

Name an act of fairness or bipartisanship the Repubs did any time in the last 28 years,

Name an act of fairness or bipartisanship the Repubs did any time in the last 28 years,

Better late than never ... Thank You, moderators!!

All over the world, economic protests against globalism

Rethuglicans are sociopaths.

Did Rachel Maddow leave AAR?

What The Hell?

The "Buy American" stipulation shouldn't apply to fair-trading partners like Canada

"I don't think there is a honeymoon," he said. "The accountability starts immediately."

CNN poll re stimulus bill

Ok so lets see what's on

Just who's the frickin' boss here?.....

The "Hollywood" diversion

The "Hollywood" diversion

If I see that woman one more

I finally saw the film "Primary Colors"

I keep reading about the "new souplines" when the economy finally does go all the way belly up...

Daschle's relationship with United Health

Obama needs to throw Daschle "Under the Bus" his record is just too Awful..

Obama needs to throw Daschle "Under the Bus" his record is just too Awful..

Anyone remember Ben & Jerry's limited edition Howard Dean Ice Cream?

I have an alphabetical list of New Names - Old Names.

Mitch McConnell caused me to take a Nexium

Now that poverty in america awareness month is over, an alteration.

"Songs From the Heart Ease Hospital Visits" - This story will make you smile. :)

About the Stimulus Package and the problem of pork,

With gratitude to JeffR, Hannah Bell, maryf, dajoki, Two Americas and Nancy Greggs.

Norway stimulus:targeted, temporary, pro-sustainable growth (No EU, No big Defense, No big Deficit

Phil Says "Six More Weeks of Winter!"

These Studies about Dogs being able to Scent Cancer

5-Year-Old Kindergartner Finds Oxycontin Stash in Her Pants

Nurse suspended for prayer offer

A suggestion for the newly Laid off:

When are the stimulus checks expected to show up in mailboxes?

Walk the Walk - Buy Local!

Re: Rendition... Did LA Times Get 'Punked'? Liberals Push Back Against LA Times Story

Cramer on Obama's Anti-Wall Street Comments: 'We Heard Lenin'

Microsoft: Layoffs for some, visas for others

Microsoft: Layoffs for some, visas for others

Microsoft: Layoffs for some, visas for others

did anyone read, "Goodnight bush"?

I bought something today, at a fairly deep discount that was ***MADE IN USA***

Right Wing Terrorism Watch - New Jersey Mayor steps down over white supremacist threats

Is there anyone here that ever cheated a little on their taxes?

Arkansas voted to make animal cruelty a felony

The GOP thinks if the govt offers a 4% mortgage we are all going to run out and buy a house?

Kurt Warner of the Cardinals: "I'd like to blame Jesus for our loss."

Pajamas Media, Rightblogger Meal Ticket, Pulls the Plug

WHAT the heck is a Frank Sinatra Republican?

BOY oh BOY - That "Made in USA" thing stirred up a shit-storm worldwide, now didn't it?

Are you a DUzy fan and a web programmer?

Quote of Marx predicting nationalizations hoaxing Wall St

Octuplet Mom Wants $2 Million, Oprah, and Free Diapers

Bright Red Glasses---Tom Daschle

Taking a break

Pope to Announce New Archbishop of New York

Octuplets’ mother wants Oprah to turn her into a $2m TV star

Oh boy...

Tokenism You Can Believe In

Anyone heard from our Kentucky DUers? How're people doing?

Anyone heard from our Kentucky DUers? How're people doing?

Selfish adults 'damage childhood'

$18 billion is about $27 per taxpayer. What is $27 for you?

If a guy can smoke pot and still be the most successful olympic athlete of a hundered years...

April Ryan asked WH Press Secretary Gibbs: "Why has Obama not met with Congressional Black Caucus?

How do infrastructure projects help?

'GOP senators draft stimulus alternative''d think they won the presidency and both houses...

Fla Gov Charlie Crist to Appoint Himself To Senate Seat....

Do you want to see what's in the Stimulus bill for your city?

6'8" 312 pound Ohio State football player drunken rage...tasered

George Bush destroys country- No Apology.. Michael Phelps..

know someone who is hungry? maybe tell them about this...

DUers I need some recommends on an Econ's prof's oped on the stimulus

Am I the only one getting this kind of e-mail . . . ???

Poll: Majority Of Republicans Want Party To Be More Like Palin

It's not just money or "wealth." Meet the *real* enemy.

Such a bargain! Give up your union job for $20K cash & $25K car coupon

GOP Strategy To Undermine Obama Will Rely HEAVILY on AM Hate Radio

161 years ago today: US conquers most of Mexico

EarlG's Goodbye To George W. Bush (Video)

Turkey tops list of Human Rights offenders in Europe 2008

TOONS, part 2: Rush-ians and the rest of us

How should Canada react to the "buy american clause" ?

Banking Industry hypocrites.

White House puts a $527 billion 'limit', excluding war costs on Defense Budget

TOONS, part 1; Bonus babies

Kids Shoveling Snow, Mowing Lawns

Proposed Law Would Allow Guns in Churches in Arkansas

WaPo Wants Whistleblower Provision Stripped From $800 Billion Stimulus Package: Tell Senate No!

John Bolton is sad: "Prospects of a U.S. attack on Iran remain very bleak"

DC to Lose "Progressive" Talk Radio

Humana: higher prices for elderly customers will help it meet its 2009 profit forecast

Bart Simpson used by Nancy Cartwright to promote Scientology

Home Buyers from China-Help is on way for American Homeowners !

The Bad Bank v. Good Bank Option

Minot AFB Crew Commander found Dead + Minot AFB Clandestine Nuke 'Oddities'

8 Years, 7 Months, 1 Day

Christian Bale goes PSYCHO on set of Terminator Salvation (Total fluff piece)

What Michael Phelps should have said

Snort - Isakson must be gearing up for his re-election campain LOL

Joshua Bell "Stop and Hear the Music" by the Washington Post

Judges Bribed by Private Contractor to Sentence More Kids to Juvie Detention

The Nation: Iraq's Shocking Updated Human Toll - 4.5 Million Displaced, 5 Million Orphans, Widows...

Chris Hedges: It’s Not Going to Be OK

Super Bowl takes a hit from the recession. Economy had an effect.

How Do I Tell a Parent Her Kid Is Out of Shape?

I think it's too late . . .

So about that "right to privacy" thing

Super bowl ads...violent, creepy and desperate.....

Porn interrupts Super Bowl TV coverage

Lol, Freepers already turning on Steele for saying he wants to reach out

PETA offers $2,500 reward in dog killing

There was no "credit crisis." The economy was not going to collapse. The bailout was a ripoff.

Can you do this? Can you live like your grandparents did?

Generals Move to Obstruct Obama's Iraq Withdrawal Orders: Petraeus' Counter-Offensive

Judge rules against gassing Florida's mentally ill inmates. Disturbing video.

I didn't know "Land of the Lost" was going to be a movie!

I didn't know "Land of the Lost" was going to be a movie!

I remember when quarterbacks weighed 165-180 pounds.

Puppy Bowl IV (2008) on YouTube

Worst Best Man... evah!

dupe post.

Max Weinberg has the most amazing posture.

My Super Bowl Prediction

Clarence gave "Glory Days" just enough cowbell.

Who's your MVP so far?

Fark Presents: "Photoshop these Alter-Egos"


Bruce Springteen's balls: R.I.P.

I think God hates Kurt Warner

"Glory Days"

ok, Transformers 2 looks awsome!


OMG! I sit next to that guy at work...

Superbowl Poll: Are the refs handing the game to the Steelers?

When do you think they will combine Wii technology with porno?

I don't know why i'm even watching the SB. The fix is in for the squealers.


They should call them assaults&batteries instead of commercials.

I have a feeling I'm going to be away for a little while.

You know, I don't really care about the SB but I will say Mike Tomlin

wow, there's a lot of shitty looking movies getting pimped during the SuperBowl

I knew there was a reason I'm a February baby.

It's almost halftime - what are you drinking, and are you buzzed?

I just woke up. Is it half time yet? Are the Nads winning? n/t

FUCK THE SUPERBOWL! I want a bong hit, Iggy Pop's "Lust for Life" and DFH Chickory Stout


Football Fans

OMG the men are upstairs screaming and running back and forth in the living room!

"cause we're aliens, and that's how we roll."

God is hatin' on the Steelers!!!!!

Brandy Alexander. So ICE CREAM "goes" with booze?! or ?! n/t

Anyone who thinks this is a boring superbowl is a fucking moron!

The House in the Middle (1954)

I can't believe Dr Ruth is on the History Channel re: Biblical Sex!1 Wait!1 Yes I CAN!1 n/t

Joe quit looking better every day...

"Internet sensation"?? And it was shot in 2008???


Goddammit, stop yacking and start The Office, NBC!

Yay for TOES!!

The beagle wants a carrot. Should I give her one?

Pitchers and catchers report in two weeks!

New sig test

Generate your own UK bus slogan

Hey my wife and I are wondering. Who designs the superbowl rings

Hey my wife and I are wondering. Who designs the superbowl rings

Are Trader Joe's Jo-Jos the best or what?

Cell phone companies have the worst commercials dont they?

Santonio Holmes....

Lisa Lampanelli is hard core!

If Madden says "nickel" one more time, I swear


I have no idea who's playing in the Superbowl

I just realized that I've done NO cooking today!

"Whos's the baddest mofo in this here ghet-to?"


New sig test

I can't believe they called that penalty!

Posters for the GI JOE MOVIE

Anyone have opinions about leather sofas?

Did you know that Beyonce had a "wardrobe malfunction"

Did Kurt Warner piss God off or something?

Well crap! The pooch is on my lap, and freaking out.

anybody else got a good buzz goin' and don't feel guilty about it?

Some kids doing Rush's"Working Man"- pretty good (8:39)

Did anyone get porn instead of the SB on their cable?


I'm setting myself up for serious flaming here, but Bruce Springsteen...

I need 9 or more drunks I can handcuff to my bench

Paul Krugman:Bailouts for Bunglers

Paul Krugman:Bailouts for Bunglers

Matilda the Beagle was the MVP in the Puppy Bowl!

We have 9 drunks handcuffed to the bench

It was back in 1975, the year I graduated from High School...

Okay, who here besides me pays SO little attention to sports that you can't even name both teams

..dooo you wanna die??..

Myron Cope must be annoying the piss out of people in heaven right now

5 minutes of War Pigs- mascot outfits-blood-CatPower & the Flaming Lips

now that THAT is over, who's your favorite to win the World Series?

There were no really memorable Super Bowl commericals this year.

Porn interrupts Super Bowl broadcast in Tucson

Please help. I'm handcuffed to a bench. n/t

ever feel confused about what this song was about?

Just bought a new van. Check it out!

As long as we're predicting MLB here, who wins the Stanley Cup?

Please help. I'm handcuffed to a bed. n/t

This has got to be the catchiest song I've ever heard

How does Steelers coach Mike Tomlin manage to do it all?



I don't need no stinkin' groundhog.

The town I love so well.

I just realized that I'm one of those straight-edge freaker dudes.

Six more weeks!

NYC 5 boro bike ride

Bones is a cool show.

So you're...

The real meaning of Groundhog's day

I think this years SB commercials STINK!

i am eating a chocolate white house.

Who's Jennifer Hudson, and why was yesterday her first public appearance but she has fans?

Today would have been my friend Paige's 49th birthday

I'm addicted to everything New Order

So, I did not change my name

how do you feel about "back on the wagon re weight loss--need vibes" posts?

50 years ago tonight: Big concert at the Surf Ballroom!

D'oh,I forgot to change my username to Sámis.

So you make the longest play in Super Bowl history...

Golden Throats!

Do you know (or admit to) your real height?

I just ate 6 hardboiled eggs. Ask me anything.

FREE BREAKFAST-tomorrow Denny's 6AM- 2PM

Wow antibiotics are amazing

Have you ever punched a small animal?

What are people's thoughts on the Super Bowl obfuscating?

Bellyfat takes over the internets!

Hey everyone-It's Groundhog Day!

The legendary hitchhiker says he knows where it's at.

Okay, campers, rise and shine, and don't forget your booties 'cause it's cooooold out there today

Are you from here?

Fah Q, Punxsutawney Phil!

Worlds Largest RC Plane

7 years and going strong!! Happy Anniversary to my husband and me!

World's largest RC Cola

Which Super Bowl team should I root for now?

Seven Items You Won't Believe Are Actually Legal

Gizmonic is a total sweetie!

Wave those Terrible Towels!

Higher quality products; CafePress or Zazzle?

Confident! Confident! Dry and secure! Raise your hand! Raise your hand if you're sure!

Happy Ground Hog Day, DU

Happy Birthday Felix!!!

The Missouri River is SINKING!

I'm oppressed

Groundhog Bites Mayor Bloomberg During Ceremony

Groundhog Bites Mayor Bloomberg During Ceremony

Huge day today. I'm closing on the sale of the old house, and closing on the purchase


The two minutes I step away from the Super Bowl....

All my friends on facebook have their babies as defaults....

Yo Gabba Gabba!

what kind of sadistic SOB becomes an endodondist, anyway?

Y'know what? The groundhog can effing suck it.


Hey, how YOU doing? Post yer random stuff here, whydontcha?

Good morning Lounge

I'm bored, so I took a personality test on-line. It told me I could be a psychic! lol

The Beak Doctors and the Black Plague

Oh fuck the Super Bowl .... honey the OSCARS are coming up!!!

What are people's thoughts on the Super Bowl officiating?

"I am not going to get irritated by stupid people posting on the local newspaper website."

Fundies Say the Darndest Things.....

Oh sure, NOW they impeach the governor of Illinois.

For the record, I still don't even know who played in the 'Bowl last night.

Never wear a jersey in public

What's your favorite Discovery Channel show?

Give me the jokes, folks--I'm feeling very blue. Nothing to do wtih the Super Bowl

Thanks, TZ. Your buddy, Dan Snyder, is changing the format of DC's only

Post here to tell me why I should take you off Ignore

Post here to tell me why I should take you off Ignore

Gabba Gabba Hey!!!!

Do you like your new screen name?

I was born in 11110101110!

My office feels like a doggie war zone

And THAT is why a lot of football players take ballet!

Eagles jacket is OFF, and Phillies jacket is ON, baybee!

looks like I will NOT be needing additional surgery!

Wow! I was in the top six in posts on DU last week.

How do I get rid of a charlie horse in my thigh?!

What in hell is this "just pay a second shipping cost" for two of the same product?

Turn on Cauvto....... Barak obama impersonator

I am addicted to Man vs Food on

I am addicted to Man vs Food on

So who's getting a free Grand Slam from Denny's tomorrow?

Le père des Playmobil est mort

For those of you who watched, did Miss American have the hands of a man?

When you conceptualized "grown up" as a child, do you feel you have realized that concept?

As great of a state that my native Maryland is, why is it that....

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Mon 2/2/2009)

folks had quite the scare last Friday

Porn during the Super Bowl - excellent!

I'm bored, so I took a pregnancy test on-line. It told me I could be a psycho! lol

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Neil Diamond (book)

humor me....lets take a stab at what my horoscope is referring to...

My quick thoughts on the Superbowl

I'm worried about my son...

Things I learned in GD

Tampa- Lohan's "near death" flight, Kardashian works up a sweat, Demi crushes people


there is a light that never goes out

Today: Michael Phelps smokes dope...

Does anyone remember "Odessa" by the Bee Gees?

You know, of all the Blagojevich jokes I've heard over the past few months...

why, why, why?

no matter who you cheer for, we can all agree this motherfucker is the most overpaid...

Michael Phelps has summarily negated the notion that stoners are lazy & unproductive.

Top Gear Winter Olympics is on tonight.

Progressive Rock keyboardist most likely to noodle around, wank, showboat, and generally annoy

I hate February

Puppy Bowl V was rigged.

Are we going to get to give away hearts again on DU, for Valentines' Day?

How much would you give up for love?

Go Stillers!

Domino's has the coolest ass online ordering system.

Domino's has the coolest ass online ordering system.

How do you pronounce 'route?'

Disturbed..."Land Of Confusion."

Okay, what DUer created the "douchebags" app on FaceBook?

Do I hold a Comcast record yet?

it's raining like cows pissing thru a slat bridge here!

I guess it's official. trof is the most boring lounge poster.

Well THIS is freaky

Am I the only person who loves Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - The movie?

Not into the Super Bowl? Me neither. Hallmark is showing non-stop I Love Lucy

Are you vibed-out? If not, can I have some for my sister?

Holy CRAP! The full, single greatest Alfred Hitchcock Hour episode EVER is on!

One mid-term down, three to go. Adult Med. this morning. I think I did pretty well.

Angel Food Ministries - I've just used them for the 1st time.

Angel Food Ministries - I've just used them for the 1st time.

I really fucking hate Windows. Can someone try and help me?

Lemmy Kilmister on reality television shows

I'm addicted to everything Law and Order.

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/1/09

Rihanna: Love her or leave her?

Fast food is evil

I am freaked out at the moment.

NWA Ice Storm 2009: A Five Day Timeline of Springdale & Fayetteville (youtube)

Attention Pittsburgh Sports Fans

So, Michael Phelps smokes fucking dope. Why should anyone fucking care?

For any DU'ers out there who do NOT want to watch the Sperbowl right now...

Is my appetizer and dessert too similar?

Stick to Your Guns, Steele Tells Republicans Who Opposed Stimulus

Has President Obama made his pick yet...

HI-LARIOUS blog post about Obama & The Republicans

Are you 'locked in' to where you live?

Daschle's Ethics Problems

Harvard profs, classmates: Barack Obama an ‘extraordinary’ student

Surgeon General (Dean, maybe?)

Well it wasn't the Garden....but man they sure were better than the Stones!!!


What the difference in reaction to Geithner and Daschle's tax issues tells us

No Honeymoon

If this article is anywhere near true, Gregg would be just an AWFUL pick for Commerce

Newsweek's Evan Thomas, John Barry, Fahreed Zakaria: cowardly, bottom-feeding armchair quarterbacks

So, the Southern Republicans, "the plantation caucus" want US workers to earn the same wages...

Fess Up-Which DUer Peed In Joe Scarborough's Coffe?

Wow, some of my teachers are really insensitive.

Sen. Mitt Gillibrand is preparing to do a 180 on immigration

Did Bush's cabinet picks have issues?

I love Bruce Springsteen

Palin one of a few governors with shovel ready projects. She has a 2Bil "Road to Nome" just waiting

I've been working on our 2008 taxes and right now this Daschle thing is really aggravating me.

Bipartisanship, and where it will get us..Nowhere according to the Uber Right

Limbaugh says Obama can destroy the GOP for ever if his plan works, and no Repukes vote for it

Daschle "Deeply Embarrassed and Disappointed"

"It's tough to predict, but I think the Steelers are gonna eek it out in a close one."

Jerry Brown Runs for Governor Again

If only we had Barack Obama.........

LOL - Rooney just gave a shout out to Obama

Obama In Vanity Fair: Annie Liebovitz Pictures (PHOTO)

So where does the Franken/Coleman mess stand?

Is there a petition to recruit Howard Dean?

Renditions still allowed under new Obama directive

Does anyone have an accurate figure that triggers actual payment of income taxes?


Re: Daschle....I say...

Consensus of top Democrats is that Daschle will be confirmed.

Calibrated Method May Be Behind Obama’s Not-Yet-Successful Outreach to Republicans

California Duers listen up call your senator in your district

Women with male spouses/partners: Would you let him pick out clothes for you?

Gates to Brief Obama on Shifting Troops to Afghanistan

David Fincher: Has he directed a movie you consider a "Masterpiece" yet? Or

Businesses fare better in Senate economic package

White House: Obama considers Daschle issue serious

Ok, I'm kinda disappointed with this...

Obama ribs Rahm Emanuel. "Everyday is a swearing-in ceremony."

Der Deutscher Obama - News in Germany

Rove Deposition Date(Feb 23rd). Legal Battle Brewing

Lynch to appoint Republican if Gregg is appointed Secretary of Commerce

Lynch to appoint Republican if Gregg is appointed Secretary of Commerce

kitten picture of the day for monday february 2

McCain to Obama: "Republicans MUST be part of Stimulus Talks"

Kids, let's not forget the big O has one ace up his sleeve that eveyone has forgotten...

Honestly, I am liking the way the battle lines are being drawn with this stimulus.

Video - Obama interview with Matt Lauer before Super Bowl - full 12 minutes.

WaPo Wants Whistleblower Provision Stripped From $800 Billion Stimulus Package: Tell Senate No

Has Claire McCaskill climbed up on her soapbox yet to yell about how Daschle is an "Idiot"?

Would the Taliban have been successful in coming to power and would have

PHOTOS: Obama meets with Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas

What color is your dinner tonight?

Either Obama is clueless ... or I think he's part of the problem.

So after decades of Republicans driving up the debt under Reagan & the Bushes

Rick Sanchez just said that Dubya pardoned Rove!

I'm optimistic that Obama will hand over Luis Posada Carriles to Cuban authorities

Palin's "Road to Nome" project would be on par with the Panama Canal. It will have an impact on

Gregg Open to Commerce Post -- if a Republican Replaces Him

OMG! I just realized how brilliant Obama really is! Why didn't any of

Check out CSPAN 2. Leahy on the Floor with a Huge Picture of Holder

Republican economist re. McConnell's mortgage plan: "Republicans have lost their mind on this."

Probable RNC Talking Points for 2012

Decriminalize conservatisim - then TAX it heavily.


Limbaugh: "I have only four words- 'I Want him to Fail.'" (That's 5 words, Limbaugh, but okay)

Waste, Fraud In Iraq Being Repeated in Afghanistan

In response to Prez Obama's 'outrage" - why have WS execs not been charged with embezzlement?

**Heads Up: Gibbs' Daily Presser 2/2**

Key Democrat Says Lawmakers Should Strip 'Tens of Billions' From Stimulus

Unfavorable ratings: George Bush 59%, Rush Limbaugh 51%.....any questions?

Shirt of Change - Obama's Photo-Op Sends a Message

AP: Obama picks Steelers in pregame interview...... and they proved him right.

What will happen to DU if Daschle isn't confirmed, and Obama doesn't take Howard Dean?

A great game.

Right-wing bloggers to Obama: Leave Jessica Simpson alone!

Why did Diane Feinstein entertain Sarah Palin this weekend?

Seriously: "World Championship"? Wtf?

The First Lady visits the Department of Education (pics)

Kerry: "We’ve had eight years of...massive tax cuts...[Americans] overwhelmingly voted for change."

Repub Rep Moran: Obama easier to work with than Bush

If you could choose a descriptive name for the "Bush Era," what would you choose?

MSNBC: Christopher Hill to be nominated Ambassador to Iraq

Esquire runs a must-read profile of Obama campaign manager David Plouffe

Earth to Republicans: for people to get tax cuts

I Just Called Both My Senators And My Congressman Re: Daschle.......

So is it likely the stimulus fails in the senate?

Kerry Wins Inclusion of High Speed Rail Provision in Stimulus

The Genius of Obama vis-a-vis the Rethugs...

Eric Holder approved as Attorney General 75-21

Obama Hires Rove To Make Sure His Blackberry Messages Stay Confidential And......

Gingrich On 2012: Palin "Is Very Formidable"

Okay. I am back again trying to lose weight. Vibes, please?

Im Through with Morning RNC: Mika, Joe, Pat and Halperin Blasting Obama

Black History Month Presidential Proclamation

I'm officially more than halfway through my goal of watching all the X-Files episodes in order.

Republican stimulus plan costs three times as much as Obama's, but wait until you see what's in it

Greenwald: The Daschles: Feeding at the Beltway Trough WHY IS OBAMA BACKING THIS GUY?

I see that the double dipping,rich bitches are out in full force...

Kentucky is an example of Good Democratic Government working together to save lives

Bonnaroo lineup (maybe) leaked!

Is it redistribution?

The arrogance by Daschle

Where's the Nationalization vs "Bad Bank Plan" *debate*?!

Did Obama just call Jessica Simpson fat?????

Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin Emotional on Call from President Obama

Daschle defended telecom immunity while lobbying for AT&T

Looks Like The Fix Is In And Daschle Will Be Confirmed.......

America Has Not the Resources Nor the Moral Authority to be the World's Police Force

Wonkette's take on Daschle - funny, and the best summary I've heard of this mess yet

Events like the 'Alfalfa Dinner' make me sick.

Write off "Morning Joe" for a while. Let's see what happens on Tweety and Shuster's shows.

Never forget the Day of Shame -- please K&R if you agree we must remember!

Sen. Gillibrand to Latino Group: I now favor Path for Citizenship for Illegal Immigrants

Hillary's Swearing In - Live - Cable Now !

Fuck the Republicans...HARD

Steele, in Essence interview, says he's going to take the GOP's message to Black community

"F*** staying positive! They're SAVAGING him! He has to go negative and hit back HARD!"

Obama's biblically-correct way to do in the GOP:

Is a discussion of class conflict something most folks would rather avoid?

Fuck! It's "the", not "teh"; and it's "owned", not "pwn3d".

Anti-whaling group says closing in on Japan fleet

Did Israeli officials help U.S. firms win security tenders?

Folding dealers shock car buyers with unpaid liens

SWAT teams deployed in 911 telephone fraud

Some Oregon businesses hold up well in the gloom of the recession

Selfish adults 'damage childhood'

China official says 20 million migrants lost jobs

Microsoft: Layoffs for some, visas for others

In Daschle’s Tax Woes, a Peek Into Washington

UN official kidnapped in Pakistan

Obama to unveil TARP rules first, then bank plan

Italy bans kebabs and foreign food from cities

Obama Will Require Banks to Expand Lending as Condition for Aid

Call for obese children to be taken into care

Obama Calls Meeting With Top Democrats on Stimulus.

Israeli, Palestinian attacks batter Gaza ceasefire

Humana profit drops on Medicare costs

Israel Warns Of 'Fierce and Disproportionate' Response Against Hamas

China to try critic of government's quake response

Palin lied to House GOP to avoid attending their weekend retreat

India police die in Maoist clash

Generals Seek To Reverse Obama's Iraq Withdrawal Decision

Greece: Major human trafficking ring busted in nationwide sweep

Dutch to investigate own support for Iraq invasion

UN reports more opium coming from Myanmar

Iraqi Provinces want US Troops to Stay

S Lanka tells civilians to leave

Shoe hurled as Chinese PM speaks

Octuplets’ mother wants Oprah to turn her into a $2m TV star

GOP leaders doubt stimulus bill will pass Senate

France unveils $33B stimulus plan

Rare images emerge of Sri Lankans trapped in war

Firms Receiving U.S. Aid Face Pay Curbs

Dalai Lama is taken to hospital

Iraq reconstruction history details waste, failures

Waste, fraud in Iraq being repeated in Afghanistan

Iraq Auditor Warns of Waste, Fraud In Afghanistan

Police: Gunmen kidnap UN official in Pakistan

Controversy dogs Farc hostage release

Macy's to cut 7,000 jobs, slash dividend

Greek Farmers Clash With Riot Police

Obama: "absolutely" standing by Daschle

Iraq tribes threaten to take up arms over poll

Facebook aims to market its user data bank to businesses

Witnesses: Shoe thrown at Chinese prime minister


Bush alumni Web site is online fan club (

Macy's to cut 7,000 jobs, slash dividend

Volcanoes Erupt in Japan and Russia, Spreading Ash (Update2)

Holder Confirmed For Attorney General

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday February 2

Groundhog Day: Phil Sees Shadow, Predicts 6 More Weeks of Winter

Two soldiers beheaded in Muslim southern Thailand

Further FARC hostage releases in doubt

Sen. Sherrod Brown's Mother Dies At 88

Feds may make health insurance easier after layoff

Wayne County sheriff to halt mortgage foreclosure sales

Deal: Gregg fill-in would be a Republican

GOP senators draft stimulus alternative

Obama to order full review of FDA operations

Fed's Fisher says protectionism equals "economic death"

House Democrats launch radio ads against Republicans who opposed stimulus, health bills

Call for pope to step down over Holocaust denier

Daschle apologizes, fights to salvage nomination

Pittsburgh 27 Arizona 23

Bank Bailout money used for Superbowl Party

Obama marshals supporters behind stimulus

Georgia's Voter ID Law Upheld in Federal Appeals Court Ruling

BREAKING: New CBO report debunks GOP stimulus talking points

Dissent beginning to spread across Russia as crisis bites

African Union names Gaddafi as head

Republicans warned on stimulus plan

Bolivians Approve Morales’s New Constitution With 61.4% of Vote

California holds back payments amid budget crisis

Porn interrupts Super Bowl TV coverage

Generals Seek To Reverse Obama's Iraq Withdrawal Decision

India set to follow cheap car with £7 ($10) laptop

Low turnout in Iraq's election reflects a disillusioned nation

Top Republican: Scrap 'buy American' stimulus clause

'Jobs for British' protesters threaten strike against power supplies

FDA releases tidal wave of fresh recalls

1954 Salt of the earth clip

Denver mayor Hickenlooper 'Comes Out'

Rea Carey NGLTF Plenary Speech Part 1

Rea Carey Plenary Part 2 (Where We Won)

Rea Carey Part 3 (Equality Maine, Jared Polis, and Prop 8 Backlash)

Rea Carey Part 5 (Organize and Tweet)

Rea Carey Part 4 (Where We Are Headed)

Bill Clinton: TED Prize wish

Air New Zealand - Jatropha Biofuel Test Flight (is this the "Holy Grail" of biofuel?)

Tamil protests over the world

Foreigners Take British Jobs - Strikes Spread Across UK

How Tamils Are Treated In Tamil Nadu !!!

Late Show With David Letterman Bill Hicks remembered with mother Mary Hicks 2009-01-30 Part 1 of 3

Late Show With David Letterman Bill Hicks remembered with mother Mary Hicks 2009-01-30 Part 2 of 3

The Fate Of The Bush Crime Family

Faith Hill Performs America the Beautiful Superbowl 2009

Bruce Springsteen's Unsportsman-Like Crotch Slide

Excerpt of Dolores Huerta's keynoter speech during Opening Plenary at Creating Change

Ross Kemp: Return to Afghanistan - on the frontline with British troops (UK TV series)

Super Bowl XLIII National anthem performed by Jennifer Hudson

Maliki Ahead in Iraqi Election "Fastest End of the Occupation" - Democracy Now - Pt 1

Bankrupt, Shmankrupt -- Bank of America Executives Enjoy Taxpayer-Funded Superbowl Festivities

Maliki Ahead in Iraqi Election, "Fastest End of the Occupation", Democracy Now, Pt. 2

Obama Must Reclaim Stimulus

Bush's Rendition Policies Continued

"Nation in Song"- Just breathtaking

Pepsi Ad: Refresh Anthem (Bob Dylan & Will.I.Am)

Elisabeth Hasselbeck is POUTRAGED wants President Obama to condemn Olbermann & Matthews

Late Show With David Letterman Bill Hicks remembered with mother Mary Hicks 2009-01-30 Part 3 of 3

Palin "How often do you get ot have dinner with the President.?"

Overmighty banks lost the people's trust - they can't recover without regaining it

Naomi Wolf Slams 'Fake' Activism

TYT: 5 (Devastating?) Facts About The New RNC Chair

From the Second City, An Extended First Family

GOP: I Think They’re Going to Need a Bigger Tent

Krugman: Bailouts for Bunglers

Once the Stimulus Kicks In, the Real Fight Begins

GOP Stuck In Its Own 'Groundhog Day'

Horsey cartoon: Obama hosts a cocktail party for Congressional leaders to promote bipartisanship....

Financial 'expert' Erin Burnett doesn't understand the term 'fungible' - ignorantly defends bonuses

Call to Try Bush

America's core unfinished business: Elite Assassinations, Wars, and Depressions.

For top 400 Americans, combined income of $105 billion in 2006

Norm Coleman Declares Himself the Winner in the Iraqi Elections

Defense Doesn't Need Stimulus

Roquefort trade war, Stimulus Buy America Brouhaha Shows WTO Model Broken

Sick in the Head: Why America Won't Get the Health-Care System It Needs

Michael Phelps: 'I HAD to Break World Records, Just to Work Off the Munchies'

Richard Shelby wants Senate to filibuster stimulus bill

Sea Shepherd Confronts Japanese Whaling Fleet

Republicans are Pathological Liars

Iraq's Shocking Human Toll: About 1 Million Killed, 4.5 Million Displaced, 1-2M Widows, 5M Orphans

STIMULUS: Obama right to support U.S. products

It's Not Going to be OK

Tax Me If You Can

Bye Bye GOP!

The Top 10 Conservative Idiots, No. 357

Congress Seeks To Authorize & Legalize FEMA Camp Facilities

One Chavista explains how 'Father Chávez' brought dignity to Venezuela's poor

It is time to REPEAL the Bankruptcy "Reform" Act of 2005...The bailed out credit card companies. . .

‘Buy American’ battle brews

Hillary Sworn in as Sec of State.

CNN: Is Now The Time To Decriminalize Marijuana?

Bailouts for Bunglers by Paul Krugman

Let Banks Fail (Stiglitz)

A Grand Theory of Our Present Dilemna

How Republicans created the myth of Ronald Reagan

Gareth Porter: Generals Seek to Reverse Obama Withdrawal Decision

Stay put! PRODUCE THE NOTE! Follow the law!

Citigroup's Footbal Madness by Thom Hartmann

It’s Not Going to Be OK by Chris Hedges

Porn Star v. David “Diaper” Vitter for GOP Senate Seat in LA?

Little change expected from review board

Transition unit spc. kills self in Colo. home

N.D. Guard soldier preps for 5th deployment

Mother of N.H. pvt. wants answers about death

2 soldiers charged with armed robbery

Idaho recruiters have success amid recession

Stadium ceremony welcomes home Indiana troops

New troops in Colo. could stem job losses

Largest callup of Ky. Guard forces ordered

Soldier who died in parachute training named

No major violence in Iraq election

Recognition planned for S.D. Guard unit

Commission gets grim report on wartime spending

Analysis: Obama unlikely to widen Afghan war

Phrase ‘war on terror’ fading away

Huge demand for soap at Bragg giveaway

Suspect ID’d in stolen painkillers case

Program aims to help vets get good jobs

Results from video surveillance program of Texas border underwhelming.

Col. pleads guilty to role in paternity case

Military struggles to recruit Hispanics

Logistics command will be first in Afghanistan

Dwell time may increase to 30 months by 2011

Sea Dragon’s fate still in doubt

CG: Rotation would extend service life of fleet

Obama: Peaceful elections in Iraq aid pullout

Fla. man pleads guilty faking medals

Distress beacon change could strand boaters

Corps expands language, cultural learning

Marines to test, evaluate 4 auto-rifle models

New home built for paralyzed Marine

Marines build new outposts in Afghanistan

Navy OKs additional carrier berth

Bill may help troops in housing market crunch

Stadium ceremony welcomes home Ind. guardsmen

New culture course takes a global approach

McConnell gets new residents

Report urges agency cooperation on security

Gunny can’t retire after theft conviction

Audit: Iraq reconstruction faces uncertain 2009

Airman back to work after head injury in Iraq

Airmen to fly to Ohio to get Humvees for Ky.

U.S.-led task force helps the Iraqi court system get back to work

GLS interpreters in Iraq threaten to strike over pay cuts

Mount Asama erupts, showers Yokota with ash

Proposed bill may encourage troops to get treatment for drug, alcohol abuse

F-22A Raptors roaming skies over Okinawa

US Supplies Shrinking in Afghanistan

Iraq, Afghan Spending Scrutinized

Reps Play Keep-Away Over Gitmo Inmates

Florida Display Recalls Tet Offensive

DOD providing free anti-virus for home computers

Minot base crew commander found dead

Murtha: Have Boeing, Northrop split tanker work

Vote Now! Red State Update Song Contest Finalists

Contractors market LCS boats to Navy

Barack Obama Superbowl Commercial (Alphacat)

Climate expert (Jim Hansen) snubs Heathrow protesters: … coal power is the priority danger …

Bright sparks light the way—“There are three waves of reform that define the future economy.”

Plight of the humble bee: We may have less than a decade to save them and avert catastrophe

Rising sea salinates India's Ganges: expert - Reuters

Nuke Developer's Suit Against Snake River Alliance Dismissed

Japan nuclear capacity to fall as Chubu scraps units

Nix 'clean' in nuke ads, utilities told

Seed bank for the world threatened by financial crisis

National Geographic Video - Manatees

Salt Rising In Ganges Delta, Mangroves Colonizing - Sea Level Rising As Much As 3.4mm/Yr

China's Family Planning Comm - Birth Defect Rates Up 40% 2001 - 2005 Among Live Births - BBC

January Second-Driest On Record For Melbourne - Sydney Morning Herald

Scientists Discuss National Park To Protect Remnant Arctic - Would Span Northern Canada, W Greenland

Monaco Declaration - More Than 150 Marine Scientists From 26 Countries Sound Acidification Alarm

Fungal fuel (Producing diesel with yeast.)

Experts say Vt. Yankee's nuke waste is here to stay

Is Progress Energy's rate hike justified? Face it: Power company wins, you lose

Sea Chefs - Scientists Watch As Dolphins Remove Ink, Bone From Cuttlefish Before Eating - Reuters

Smart Grid Goes Mainstream With General Electric Super Bowl Ad

BP axes staff as it prunes green plans

Green revolution in the stimulus package?

Baker Institute experts urge Obama administration to … refocus NASA on energy and climate concerns

U.S. becomes top wind producer, solar next

Can someone help me refute this re Al Gore:

10 Million Pop Increase Since Last Drought, Move From Row Crops To Trees Tighten CA Drought Pressure

National Geographic News Video: Fossils Alter Warming Predictions? (Yikes!)

Two children should be limit, says green guru

Whalers Violently Defend Their Illegal Whaling Operations

Can Clean Coal Actually Work? Time to Find Out. — “Using this technology will buy us time.”

OSHA Cites Cascades Boxboard Group In Sprague ($323,000 proposed)

MFG fined by OSHA

Reddy Ice fined by OSHA for accident ($8,000 employee lost his leg last year)

Safety engineers discuss future of OSHA with Obama's team

Gametime in the NFL: Super Bowl or Recession Bowl?

United States Department of Labor.

OSHA official: Truck show death is accident

Homelessness surges as funding falters

History of the struggle on film: Salt of the Earth

Union busting alive and well: Inside The Burke Group

My father is a union buster!

US Chamber Of Commerce against Made In USA provisions

Today in labor history Feb 2 longest work stoppage in the history of the U.S. steel industry

Atlas Widens Job Cuts After New Orders Tumble on Mining, Autos (3000)

UK Strikes spread to nuclear plant!

The US Unemployment Rate 10% Higher than government is reporting

$3 Million for Super Bowl Ad. $3 for Workers Who Paid For It

Fightback measures are called for

City Bank down 50%

"My father is a union buster"

Search for Safety Shapes Forex Trade

Ireland to inject $10 billion into banks: source

Some quick facts on how poorly supply-side economics works:

At least we're not in Asia.

Moody's cuts Barclays' ratings

Goliath crane is leaving (US jobs to Romania)

Railroad Traffic Plunges

One Chavista explains how 'Father Chávez' brought dignity to Venezuela's poor

Peru mining unions call for nationwide strike

Bolivians Approve Morales’s New Constitution With 61.4% of Vote

Further FARC hostage releases in doubt

Colombian rebels blamed for second deadly blast in a week

Shine is off FARC rebel army

Hillary Clinton and James Steinberg "Talk Tough" on Latin America

DU GLBTQ PSA: Please Have a Happy, Safe and Gay GroundHog

Rea Carey's Plenary Speech.

Excerpt of Dolores Huerta's keynote speech during Opening Plenary at Creating Change

Mexico: Puebla Archbishop bans HIV positive men from priesthood

Sinister news: Mormon Church admits it spent 100 times more for Prop 8 than reported

Cute News: Gay penguin pair tie the knot

Tell the Census Bureau: Gay Families Count!

Prop 8 Donors Fear Gay Boycott

Johanna Sigurdardottir sworn in as Icelandic PM; first modern openly gay head of state

We've Only Just Begun? Contrary Investor - February 2009

Police Listed Gay Rights Group Among Terrorists

Hate to say I told you so but the evidence Sam Adams bedded Beau Breedlove before age 18 is mounting


Gaza desperately short of food after Israel destroys farmland

Israeli envoy to Australia: Gaza op a 'pre-introduction' to attack on Iran

MI: Hamas upholding truce; others aren't

Israeli governing parties face poll battering amid Gaza scepticism

I Hope Danica Patrick Complains Just ONCE About People Not Taking Her Seriously.

Jewish scholars agree, story of large scale expulsion and exile from Holy Land mostly a myth.

Israeli, Palestinian attacks batter Gaza ceasefire

Congratulations, Steelers!!

Superbowl Memories?

Ya simply have to love the Super Bowl....

Hamas: We're in no hurry to talk with Abbas

Israel Warns Of 'Fierce and Disproportionate' Response Against Hamas

Pajamas Media, Rightblogger Meal Ticket, Pulls the Plug

SB XLIII was exciting -- thanks to the prevent defense

"The Steelers are America's Team..The Cowboys are America's Mess"...

Liverpool beats Chelsea! 2-0!

U.S.-Israeli natgas group to drill two more sites

Report: Hamas agrees to 1-year lull

I nominate this as the Whinest thread of the early year.

Is Big Ben A Hall of Fame Quarterback

And I nominate this for whiniest thread of the early year

Should Kurt Warner be inducted into the Hall of Fame?

Elections 2009 / Livni: These elections are about peace

The Catch....

Cards in 2009

Barak suggests tunnel connecting between Gaza, West Bank

49ers remain the best

AP: U.S. Sold Phosphorus Shells Used in Gaza to Israel

The silence of the jurists By Gideon Levy

The man who bugs Israel and Hamas by unraveling their claims

Did Israeli officials help U.S. firms win security tenders?

Why no penalty for "using a football as a prop"

Gaza invasion: Powered by the U.S.

Fatah publishes names of 181 claimed killed, shot or maimed by de facto government forces in Gaza

Old Style Business Models Slow Medical Advances

Poll on how you consider other posters in Health Forum

Should different viewpoints be analyzed and potentially criticized in the Health forum?

New poll inspired by some of the others: what are your views, and do you feel that they're tolerated

My thoughts after surgery and diagnosis of cancer.

Cancer protection secret revealed

What is the Health Forum for?

Prosecutor looks at ways to put Israeli officers on trial for Gaza 'war crimes'

another bunch of fear-mongering

Truth about semi auto firearms

The Truth About AK-47 Firepower

Will These Make You Think?

A couple of interesting and useful freeware Photoshop plug-ins..

A few random family shots just because. ;-)

Composition: Cats With Red...

My "Red" Runner Up:

SUBMISSION THREAD for the Seasonal Photo Contest. Theme: SCENES OF WINTER

How Ancient Greeks Chose Temple Locations in GD (again! LOL)

Astro update-Economy

Happy Birthday To Me, Happy Birthday To Me

COMMENT THREAD for the Seasonal Photo Contest. Theme: SCENES OF WINTER

(astrology) opinions please:

WHOOPS! I did it again. Wrongly posted. Please ignore.

Psychic Consortium Thread V

Likud Charter Does Not Recognize Palestine

Misconceptions about the Big Bang.

Ten new amphibian species discovered in Colombia

Pope says labor unions important in resolving financial crisis

Awaiting Benedict XVI's 3rd Encyclical

Carter draws huge church crowd for Baptist message

New Russian patriarch won't make bold moves - Vatican

Pope calls for genuine respect of religious freedom in Turkey

our message at church today was "Learn To Be Content"

Re: Mother Earth Artisan bread dough: Best. Pizza. EVER!

What kind of slasher are you???

These are the thieving bastards

Important video (short) to watch for all us foodies

Hubband Apple Pie

How's come our "Parsley" post is flaming???

mmmmmm, Mexican red beans and rice with big slices of avocado.

Italy bans kebabs and foreign food from cities

OMG! you bunch of chatty Cathy/Charleys-- the forum is in the Top Ten most active on DU

Science flies you to the moon. Religion flies you into buildings.

America's core unfinished business: Elite Assassinations, Wars, and Depressions.

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