Democratic Underground

Archives: February 28, 2009



Bobby Jindal, part exorcist, part Brady Bunch !

"Help me make it through the night"

Italy: Berlusconi decree legalises anti-immigrant vigilantes

Italy: Berlusconi decree legalises anti-immigrant vigilantes


I found Joe the Plumber a possible body double...

Favorite Jindal description

pbs stevie wonder at the white house

Chronicling the Destruction of the GOP: Are Mormons Christian?

Your Charitable Contributions and your feelings about how they are Taxed

To those like Thomas Ricks who think we'll be obliged to stay in Iraq past Obama's exit date:

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

Raising taxes on the wealthy

Jindal Versus the Volcano! (Picture)

Fill in the blank:

Lots of whining going on, RE: Senator Kerry setting limits on partying by TARP-funded banks

Anuzis joins Newt Gingrich's campaign against EFCA

Forget it

?Any body else notice that under Bush, everyday brought a new insult

Operation Mind Fuck and Cheese Sandwiches for Poor Kids....

OK Dumbass Politicians Should Step Down Regardless of Bigotry

Frangela has been the replacement for Randi Rhodes in SF and they've been great know what to do... (Jindal goes to Disneyworld)_

OMG!1!1 DU this poll RIGHT NOW

Hundreds attend global warming conference, tempers were

will the nightmare ever end?

14-year-old Isaraeli bride divorces 17-year-old 'husband'

14-year-old Isaraeli bride divorces 17-year-old 'husband'

Ever notice that anti-gov't "free market" types always cite rosy govt inflated economic numbers?

BEATING A DEMON Physical Dimensions of Spiritual Warfare December 1994 By Bobby Jindal

Ya' Know...that Oldie DU'er "Wetzel Bill" had some good thoughts here...

GOP Senator Bunning Threatens To Resign To Hurt His Party

I didn't know The Nation had a sports correspondent

Bank Bust Friday !!!!

The Wingnut Revolution

Michelle Bachmann to Michael Steele: "YOU BE DA MAN!! YOU BE DA MAN!!"

Delay says the enemy is the left

We've seen this happen before.

We've seen this happen before.

Civil Liberties Advocates Calls for Senate Intelligence Investigation to be Public


Dayton Mother Caught Breast Feeding, cell phone talking and Driving

Over/Under for 2010.....

HORTON: Crimes and Secrets, and Foggo

Court: VA Man Owns 1776 Copy of Declaration of Independence

Today’s Recession is Already Far Worse than 1982

US won't participate in racism conference

9th Circuit denies ban on Grace witness attendance

Dear God: Puh-leeze let the Republicans piss of this guy ROYALLY! Pretty Please!!! (with sugar)

How did the Repubs stay in power stay in power (Congress) from 1995-2007?

Damn greedy kids thinking they can eat regular food without paying first?

Rep. Jerry Costello (D-IL) zings Republican's lack of cooperation on stimulus bill

Bankers who make millions get more costly tax-subsidized lunches

Californians and other westerners! Go look outside at the moon RIGHT NOW!

5 year old Nick watches a Wizards/Bulls basketball game with the President - pics

Obama tells us how his budget is different than George Bush's

It's Jindalriffic!!! From the department of Hypocrisy

What Will Happen to Ancient Art in the Taliban’s Swat?

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!



Caption This

Which is the more important issue?

Archaeologist finds map of Knox from Civil War

RNC Finance Director Quits

I don't understand. Clinton had higher approval ratings than Reagan. Gore should have won solidly

Round up everyone at CPAC and send them to Iraq asap; bring rest of troops home

Fragments of Ancient Egyptian Papyrus Found

Do you agree with Prez. Obama's 19 month time-line ending the Iraq 'combat mission'... poll being Freeped: Palin wins 72% - 28%

Ryannair wants pay toilets on flights

Mr. Fish

Synthetic Life Form Grows in Fla. Lab

There is NO such thing as Clean Coal!

sorry dupe

Damn interesting, does anyone have more? Fidel Castro on See It Now!

Argh. Most Schools Don't Give Courtesy Lunches

Latte Drinking Liberals Only! What Is The Best Indonesian (Sumatra) Coffee?

Black State of the Union on Cspan, on Saturday

Black State of the Union on Cspan, on Saturday

Sinai's turquoise goddess

Them & Their Silly Tea Party

Ancient 1.5 Million-Year-Old Footprints Show Earliest Evidence of Modern Foot Anatomy and Walking

Chris Brown, who allegedly punched & bit Rihanna, is "reflective & saddened," also "really happy"

More on: 13,000-year-old tools unearthed at Colorado home

Scientists meet to save Lascaux cave from fungus

As CA Judiciary gets ready to mull Prop. 8, it's a good time to remember a landmark decision

Cockburn: Is Nancy Pelosi Really Against War Crimes?

Okay, 11:00pm...break over... back to "Why Was Charles I Executed?"

Maine inkeeps say gay marriage could save industry

This CPAC conference borders on treason

AP: Court rejects Obama bid to stop wiretapping suit

Rummy At A Bus Stop: “But I didn’t order those things.”

Westridge Capital Owners Arrested (Charged w/ Federal Finance Crimes "to Furnish Lavish Lifestyles")

Nickle and diming the American public to death in the not so friendly skies

Bush's biggest mistake: Cheney

So called freedom fighter

Not PC to say it but there sure are a lot of flamebait OPs by recent DUers with that old NameNumber

Word from the Porn Belt: Do as I say, Not As I Do

The smart mofo in the WH.....

Another reason we might be heading into marijuana friendly territroy

Was there a "tea party" in your city yesterday?

WJ this morning - the withdrawal of troops from Iraq

'Real Time" w/Bill Maher guests...

Should the US government just let $hitibank rot?

"My bad"!? No...'my bad' is something one says when they spill a bucket of popcorn...

California (official) unemployment rate at 10.1 percent; LA County even worse

Good News from the 9th Circuit, but, are we still being wiretapped?

A sneaky class war ... on the People

A sneaky class war ... on the People

The Wingnut Revolution

Senate Bars FCC from Revisiting the Fairness Doctrine....

Sen. Judd Gregg (yep, that guy) locks in on Social Security reform

Why can't US conservatism be like British or European conservatism?

I am very heartened by all the new DUers that are checking in....

Democrats Open Arms to Obama’s Budget, With Some Caveats

Deleted. Sorry.

Why is Zbigniew Brzezinski considered so smart?

Economy Shrinks At Staggering Rate

Salary listing for "so-called" journalist" and tv/radio

NY Times: Democrats Limit Future Financing for Washington (DC) Voucher Program

Saudi Prince Is Humbled by Citigroup

Saudi Prince Is Humbled by Citigroup

Saudi Prince Is Humbled by Citigroup

LOL Rush you ain't that important, State of the Black Union on CSPAN you are on

Yesterday was Friday, and you know what that means........

Donna Edwards and Michelle Malkin on CSPAN: a study in contrasts

Wingnuts attempt to throw Bush under the bus....forget that they're tethered to him

How and/or why was the CIA's waterboarding revealed?

AK Senator to Jindal: Mount Redoubt eruption caused a 747 to lose all engine power

Wanted since 1928: Cops aim to serve warrant

Court rules that warrantless surveillance suit can proceed

C-SPIN: The Michelle Malkin Comedy Hour

A cool t-shirt!

One of the few at Joe "the Plumber's" book signing quizzed him about racism....too funny

I just watched a clip on CNN from one of those "tea parties" in Oklahoma......

Seriously, freakin' honeybee insurance?

Ann Coulter goes off the deep end!

In Performance: Stevie Wonder

Two Alex-Witt-less comments in a row on MSNBC!!

Two Alex-Witt-less comments in a row on MSNBC!!

Wooden sarcophaguses found in Egypt tomb

Kathleen Sebelius incurs wrath of anti-choice groups in Kansas; they vow to fight her appointment

Jindal's Office Tries To Spin Katrina Story, Digs Itself In Deeper

Conservative Profiling???

State of the Black Union - today on CSPAN

John Bolton: "Wouldn't it be AWESOME if Chicago got nuked?" CPAC responds with laughter

The Snuggie... "Let's call it what it really is...

Right Wing Terrorism Watch - Gunman kills 2, injures 3, in Florida

Parents complain that disabled TV host is scaring their children

Frustrated G.O.P. Tries to Drive Wedge Between Obama and Pelosi

Introducing the gel-filled army helmet that will crush bullets as they penetrate it

Joe The Domestic Terrorist?

California's unemployment rate above 10 percent

President's Transportation Budget Focuses on High-Speed Rail

Free staters, conservative fundies, small government, personal responsibility

Did the Republicans shoot themselves in the foot when they went nativist on the immigration issue?

You know how they say "Life is a comedy to those who think and a tragedy to those who feel?"

Reverse Migration Rocks Mexico

CPAC-"With all this manure, there must be a pony in here somewhere" (Kudlow Planning Senate Run)

Hey, NotJoe the NottaPlumber ..... here's something for you. With my compliments.

Remember Willie Sutton

Palin backs parental consent abortion bill

Tea Bag??????

Backstabber: Is Rick Santelli High On Koch?

The "Tea Party" craze has the Freepers all excited! Check out this rant.

Rachel you got to be shitting me... LAHAYE!!!!!!!!!!!!!! BLOODY LAHAYE!!!!!!!

I feel weird about getting a tax refund in these economic times

Maira Kalman's exposé on Lincoln in the NY Times

Trash talk about Obama being Gay

EU would consider taking U.S. to WTO over auto aid

"Joe the Distraction" is a creation of the MSM

So, let's say you're 35 years old and looking for a political party.

The violent past of Harry Potter actor (Rob Knox )murder suspect

May these TRUE words about Shrub be the start of a neverending TORRENT

Obama's balancing act on Iraq withdrawal strategy

The right-wing perspective on Yosemite John Bolton's speech at CPAC

Anyone know if CPAC is being shown on TV today?

13-Year-Old Conservative Wunderkind Wows CPAC, Joe The Plumber

Slain Reporter's Father Fearful of Anti Semitism on Campus - California

Please stop calling 9/11 "the worst terrorist attack in our nation's history"

So DC only gets the vote if they allow unlimited unregistered automatic weapons

Ahmadinejad: Iran Wants To Cooperate With Iraq

Obama Agrees To Attend Police Recruit Graduation

RUN FOR THE HILLS!!! Glenn Beck plots out our dystopian future, run by militias

Bush*: "I've been to war, and I've raised two daughters, and believe me,

Michelle Malkin is BORING! - Romney is INSANE!

Advice to the Jobless on Getting Health Coverage

Simple Question: Has the GOP become a White Elephant?

Do You Like Motivational Speakers?

Want a free meal?

next time someone tells you the Democrats are Socialist, made them define the term

Probably out of cirulation for about a week DU. Moving time is upon us

Porn in the USA: Conservatives are biggest consumers

chicago tribune --"car seat tests reveal "flaws"

There's a _DUzy_ of a birthday today at DU.

Electronic cigars and cigarettes-nicotine spray directly into lungs

Just received a notice from CapitalOne that they are doubling the interest rate on

What is "Bi-partisanship?" Depends on what dictionary you use:

CAPTION Newt: the anti-Obama

Hillary Clinton’s High-Profile Diplomatic Shock Troops Flying Hither and Yon

Frustrated G.O.P. Tries to Drive Wedge Between Obama and Pelosi

The RW is attacking Obama's appointments to Justice Dept.

Cold Cheese Lunch for Kids Whose Parents Can't Pay

Afghan court sentences man to death for information US used in airstrike killing 90 civilians

Arsonists Torch Berlin Porsches, BMWs on Economic Woe

If you are a homeowner, may I ask you a question?

Did I Hear Right - Is CNN Really Going To Go Live To CPAC For Rush?......

Citigroup’s special treatment

People need to get a grip and pray to whatever God they embrace that the Obama Initiative will work

Coworker said to me all schools need are chalkboards and books

Poll: When will all US combat forces actually be withdrawn from Iraq?

Ok...who here actually likes their congressperson?

Pawlenty urges GOP outreach to 'Sam’s Club voters'

Just clear the hell out of Iraq.

"Extinct" bird found,photographed,eaten.

Elder's Meditation of the Day - February 28

Rage Against the Machine and Joe!

Mayor Resigns Over ‘Watermelon’ E-Mail Message

Our society rewards laziness and ill-gotten money.

Dog, Missing 9 Years, Returned To Family

Conservatives picking 2012 GOP frontrunners (CNN)

Conservatives picking 2012 GOP frontrunners (CNN)

Former indy to run as Dem against 'Mean Jean' Schmidt

'Oldest English words' identified

Bunning May Be Senile But He's Ready To Take His Revenge On Mitch McConnell In A Big Way

This is not Socialism, its the Ownership Society

The value of a penny

{MD} Comptroller says revenue estimates may be cut (BaltSun)

What's with all the Suze Orman bashing around here? I saw her this morning

Struggling States Considering Legalizing Marijuana, Taxing Porn In Order To Raise Revenue

We failed. And now we want you to fail

Chart of gdp vs household debt - shows debt 100% of gdp in 1927, and 2007.

Why can't they have hummus sandwiches instead?

Canadian students wear pink to fight bullying in school (and a freeper responds)

I don't know where this goes but has anyone seen TomInTib lately?

GOP quickly dumping the Mess of last 8 years onto Democrats. Hereis

Rihanna and Chris Brown Are Back Together

abc 'this week'.... karl rove joins roundtable....why?

PHOTO: Employment training department

Framing the debate: "Less Government" vs. ... what?

"How does one manage a beaver?" asked John McCain (Twitter)

How the Pelosi/Obama Iraq feud benefits them both

Meet the republican Rapper

C-SPAN: The State of Black America

Most of the assholes in this country are in one place

I think we're goint to need...

Isn't it wonderful that these idiots are in a circular firing squad......

Latest NPR Planet Money Toxic Asset Explanation

Another bank looks like it's circling the drain

santorum and others

The Root-for-Failure Caucus

Mom: Deployment leaves no one to care for kids

Pat Bagley Sunday Toon

An honest, from the heart suggestion for lurking republicans.

Limbaugh to receive "Defender of the Constitution" award tonight...

want to contact CNN?

Chimp's website hits below average, ("pages mocking the former president rank higher".)

Sorry, double post.

aaaaargh. Limpballs is live on CNN - my eyes! my eyes! nt


What I'd like from all Dems appearing on Cable news shows. Why the imbalance?

So I watched the Fat Buttsore give his national address. I was at the gym and the sound was off.

Identifying Yourself As A Lesbian Gets You Banned On XBOX Live

Coulter funniest woman on the planet

Obama's budget: Taxing for fairness or class warfare?

Coal-sponsored CNN rejects anti-coal ad.

This coming like a Ghost Town (scene inside the once-throbbing Vallco Mall, Cupertino, CA)

End to Baghdad's 'dark era': Nightclubs reopen

Oakland man accused of breaking puppy's legs

The bankruptcy of our hyper-competitive society & the threat of cheese sandwiches for all

Flush Rimjob. Hatemonger.

Sebelius for HHS

GOP/Nazi comparison, not what you think.

Kathleen Sebelius to be the new secretary of Health and Human Services

Not that we care, but Mitt won CPAC straw poll.

Obama Justice Department signals it will go to the Supreme Court to defend the Bush Administration

A question about Kool-aide.

Sen. Inhofe's "Jesus Thing"

Limbaugh: I can't believe he ate the whole thing. Nasty piece of lard is hatemongering

Bad Economy can lead to Botulism?

President Obama's - spammed already

The Burris situation in Chicago is getting UGLY

One Thing I Really Like About Obama: He WILL Respond To Rush Limbaugh

OMG!!! Biden's Worst Gaffe Ever!

The disturbing silence about BushCo

I need help with a response to this email

What would be McCain's response to the current economic crisis?

Lol! They think they're sooo cool!

Jacquielynn Floyd: It's time to ban sale, breeding of pit bulls

In light of Ryannair's announcement of possibly

LIMBOsevic is making JINDAL look articulate and charismatic

DEA to halt medical marijuana raids

why in the world is CNN running Rush Limbaugh live for the last, like, half an hour???

Oh no, Mr. O

Tim Rutten: The war we gave Mexico - Violence linked to the U.S.

José Sucuzhañay’s Killer: “So I Killed Someone — That Makes Me A Bad Guy?”

Worse than the serving of free cheese sandwiches is the amount

Mr. Whipple Is EVIL!!!

I tried to watch the anal idiot, but he is just so dumb...sounds like is he stoned

At least Limbaugh never reproduced.

Freeper on local news: "FDR tried a stimulus like this and it just EXASPERATED the problem"

Meet Bug...

What are you doing?

War on Iraq All Troops Out By 2011? Not So Fast; Why Obama's Iraq Speech Deserves a Second Look

I just want to say: Bobby Jindal. Michael Steele. Michelle Bachman.

OK **enough** about kids getting a damn "free lunch" with your nickel.

Coleman witness removed from stand...again

rush talking about tax cuts.

Reagan's Tax Cuts Ended 80's Recession?

June 27 07: "DLC: New Dem of the Week: Kathleen Sebelius"

Any DUers watching the lunatic fringe at CPAC

Can someone summarize for me what exactly really happened with Jindal and Katrina?

CPAC: Marriage Equality Will Create a Generation of Violent Criminals

Attn. SF Bay Area DUers

My Humble Attempt to Reduce the Rotation of Vonnegut in his Grave…

Michelle Obama gives America a First Lady we can look up to

NOW on PBS: Retirement at Risk

NOW on PBS: Retirement at Risk

There is No Such Thing As 'Trickle Down'. Tax Cuts For the Wealthy 'Trickle Out'

"We hope he fails" ( a rant)

Octomom rejects offer of free childcare and housing for chance to exploit her children

Shall I also tell you my sad stories?

One More Post About The Cheese Sandwich.....

Historic Washington Teabagging Party: There Were Poop Hats

Hey everybody...I found some GREAT pictures of those "Tea Party" rallies!

How to find a hidden religious agenda

Bwhahaha....FReepers furious with Faux...Youll LOVE it!

Do any of you actually know WHY the school-lunch program started?

Shall I tell you my sad stories?

Everything you need to know about Obama's close friend and Press Secretary Bobby Gibbs.

i thought i`d post this picture to cheer up general discussion today

I'll have to pay more damn liberal Obama Democrat taxes . . .

Forests Pay the Price for America's Love Affair with Really Soft Toilet Paper

Porn in the USA: Conservatives are biggest consumers

Porn in the USA: Conservatives are biggest consumers

Hang up your tweed coat and roll up your sleeves.

That has to be the fattest I have ever seen Limbaugh

Campaign to close down School of The Americas

President Obama shows he's game by kicking back with a beer and some basketball

Fightin' Words

Walton County, Fla, nut kills 2 Chilean exchange college students, wounds

Public school runs candy sale. Profits go to sellers' school lunch accounts.

"Gaia" scientist says life doomed by climate woes

School lunches- Who thought THAT was a good idea???

Prof Files Complaint With Police Based on Student's Presentation

Arnold declares Calif. in a state of emergency because of drought

We may have to face our fellow Americans saying to us: No, please, tell us we did not do that

We may have to face our fellow Americans saying to us: No, please, tell us we did not do that

Sebelius has been tapped for HHS

How to spot a hidden religious agenda

The Potential Impact of Jindal's Message - HuffPost

A Movement Permeated by Fear and Driven by Greed

Oh man. One of my friends just told me Obama's budget plan is "socialism"!

I just found out where KO entrance music comes from.

Dennis Ross is not Good News for Peace

Are We Ready to Welcome the Soldiers That Obama's Bringing Home from Iraq?

File-sharing networks used to uncover thousands of medical records

House Says Bloggers Don't Count As Journalists

When We Didn't Have the Option of Cheese Sandwiches. It Was Paid Lunch, Free Lunch Or Homemade

I Attended the Teabaggers Rally Against Socialism in NYC Today ---pix--->

Many liberal groups and bloggers band together to continue change in the party.

Genital Mutilation: African Women Risk Lives To Fight For Others

Microsoft Vista voted tech world's top "Fiasco"

Bush was lying to the Judge.

Warren Buffett Says U.S. Economy Will Be `Shambles' in 2009, Likely `Well Beyond'

Drought 'Oddities'

OK, explain this to me like I'm a complete idiot because I don't get it.

No Mike Rosen on the Denver Post! WooHoo!

No Mike Rosen on the Denver Post! WooHoo!

King County Cops Beat Up On 15 Year Old Girl

Who here knows what the game "Tiddlywinks" is...?

New budget to eliminate tax incentives for charitable donations?

Sen. Whitehouse Prepares the Nation for Torture Horrors

Rick Santelli’s Planted Rant ?

John McCain Backs Obama Iraq Pullout Plan

*** DUzy Awards for week ending February 27, 2009 ***

Ronald Reagan told fibs all the time and got away with it.

This was mostly an anti-occupation site. Obama announces the occupation's end and . . . silence

Florida leads nation in mortgage quit-claim deed fraud, real owners must prove the fraud.

Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Appreciation Thread to Anyone who has made themselves Vulnerable here at DU.

The biggest consumer (per capita) of Internet Porn is

Right Now...

If you come home and find your significant other sleeping, do you....

Meet the Freepers.

breast feeding 15 yr-old mom, on her iphone, is told to "go back to africa" in the free lunch line

Two WGN anchors have fun during commercial link

I am Approved

Favorite member of Tenacious D?

Ewww! Denise Crosby was a porn star?!

Our lapdog is dead. Guess why? Shasta.

Self Deleted.

Movie TRIVIA: Who (famous actor) was this character based upon?

Alphacat rocks the house!!

friends are important

Post your best cheese sandwich recipe

My herb garden

It's Godzilla Bukkakke night.

What does this mean

You're just a dude with a stilted attitude, that you learned from TV

don't forget to look at the Moon and Venus tonight

DUzy Awards for the week are up in GD

I can always count on the Lounge, for good answers and snark!

Husbands version 2.0

Jo Jo's hair is very sexy tonight

I just damn near burned my house down

A brand new work of fractal art, just finished. (1024x768 pic)

Best Current Female Singer


Explain this:

Why is it that the spates of "I'm putting you on ignore" seem to have slowed?

My Head Did Split Open And Out Came Seven Bright Orange...

How come in this first lord of the rings movie

wow tough fucking crowd tonight

This is why I pay cash at the pump

Dryer balls

My head hurts.

What does this mean

Hug me

She couldn't decide what she wanted to watch so she just kicked back and relaxed!

Sometimes I think living the like Unibomber could be nice.

You see Republicans, this is cool.

My next dog, I think.

the tornado siren has been going off here all afternoon

We had roasted veggies & pasta a la Midlo tonight

Jonesing on John Denver tonite

I just put myself on ignore.

Cheese sandwiches are very nutritious

Look who's on Facebook!

Californians and other westerners! Go look outside at the moon RIGHT NOW!

One More week till PHISH MELTS FACES again!

Just got home from "The Odd Couple" - not a copy cat thread

Just got home from Hamlet!

Well, you got your fucking wish. I'm leaving DU.

Twins spank the Wank

Why must TV watchers have to deal with these sick commercials?

$16.40 workplace ( the theatre ) got a bit of exposure on Channel 6

Is DU broken or some shit?

CBS' "Flashpoint": Worst TV Show Ever?

My id has been kicking my ego's ass and they both threw super-ego under the bus

It's TIME, need ADVICE!1 Spain!1

I knew it!

Rogue... your best chance at hearing the phrases

I am hungry and am making a Croque Monsieur..

I got nothing to say and no one to say it to.

I am an uber geek.. I saw a live performance of Mystery Science theatre 3000


Need lounge opinion

Vibe update...

I have to get out of bed at 7 am eastern. How many more drinks should I have tonight?

*YOU* could win a date with the "star" of Rock of Love season 2 AND Charm School

Try not to eat it all in one sitting

New/old puter in the House 'O denbot

I am in a bad mood today and to top it off my bathroom sink pipe by the wall is leaking.

Breaking: Olive Garden to serve a cold cheese sandwich no matter what you order.

So I'm upstairs watching American Hardcore on my laptop, and LK walks into the room

From a thread I responded to...I thought it was important to make an OP out of it...

Ye Olde post when I should be working becuase I claim to be an...

Okay, 11:00pm...break over... back to "Why Was Charles I Executed?"

I forgot to go to the liquor store tonight!

Does anyone else think Gavin Newsome looks like Ian Roberts of the Upright Citizens Brigade?

What is the name of the BSG episode from last week?

A place for everything

"Magic" is one fucking disturbing movie ( just on AMC)

I want to create a threat that always spies.

Now, let's see what the Snuggie is doing in your neck of the woods

When snuggies attack

OMG. This is so bad... but funny! It's about Wesley Crusher.

Nipple hairs

I LOVE pepperocinis!!!!...

If God wanted peaches suspended in mid-air he would have filled them with helium.

I just watched Death Proof, and I have a heterogirl crush on Vanessa Ferlito

Sigh. Okay. Might as well get it over with.

It's FRIDAY night!! What exciting things are you doing?

Job Interview

There just ain't much that comes close to the DU Lounge.

Anyone ever try a claret cup?

Latte Drinking Liberals Only! What Is The Best Indonesian (Sumatra) Coffee?

Wii appreciation thread!!

I got solicited for a tip from a tow-truck driver once.

Death march to 3:30 pm family reunion has begun

it's raining so much I'm getting scared.

Things that sound cooler than they are

Police: Mom Breastfed Child While Driving

My birthday is in a few weeks. I want some thermal socks.

Louis CK. clip on Conan's show.

Do they still make toilet paper in colors?

The merchant didn't pay taxes for years..

I just made 26000 posts! I'm gaining on you GREEN PARTY VOTER!!!!

Who here has stepped on Jacks?

I got solicited by a girl scout

How do you refer to this current decade?

Dish Network channels that are going HD, MSNBC and Comedy Central


Stupid, Stoned or Absent-Minded: You decide

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 2/28/2009)

kitten picture of the day for saturday february 28

An $80 digital watch. (Betcha it cost $5 to make.)

ITunes update problems?

This is entirely Lorien's fault.

I'm sorry Whedon fans (and I count myself among you), but Dollhouse is an unmitigated disaster.

Rep Donna Edwards is 50?!?!?

Dog, Missing 9 Years, Returned To Family

I had a cheese sandwich for lunch

Looking forward to the World Baseball Classic!

My god, I am insane

Guess this song by the lyrics

The single GREATEST Beatles solo album

Planetary write-down to book value ratio is 2.7 to 1.

What tv character used the phrase "Heavens to Murgatroid"?

FDA Prepares Nation For Switch To Digital Food Format

12-hour Viagra-fuelled orgy ends in death

Cleanest/Dirtiest retail bathrooms

39 years old and I just got home from a heart attack

Any nurses here who have worked in the burn unit?

What to have for lunch? Cheese sandwich or white penis?

well this is something completely different

This is someone special's birthday. I can't say who, but he's a real _DUzy_.

Did you see this coming? Rihanna and Brown back together...

President Obama has put me out of a job, and I'm glad

"You're not beautiful. You're pretty. But no, not beautiful."

12 girl band vs Dave Brubeck & Al Jarreau ----> Take Five

Now here's a really cute cat!

The local Goodwill store has a copy of Bennett's book about virtue

Southern Cal DUer's, what is the radio station KFWB News 980 AM up to?

I need to buy 4 "grandpa sweaters"..(zip or button up cardigans) for my husband

I just watched Raising Arizona for the first time in years

Funniest cat video

Is it Gray or Grey?

Ever been "catfish noodling?"

Is it always a bad idea to get back together with an ex-partner?

I miss Cadbury Crunchie bars...

Replace any word in a song title with "cheese sandwich"

I'm in love with a DUer.Guess who.

College students--what are you working on?

I'm supposed to speak to a small group tonight.

Thank you --my secret admirer!

"Extinct" bird found,photographed,eaten.

'Into the Wild Green Yonder' (no spoilers).

99.9% of tv shows suck.

You want me; I know you do...

Okaaaaaay. I just smelled my grandmother's body powder.

Yahoo Mail's search function becoming useless?

...aarrr...AAARRR...AARKK! (repeat endlessly)

Dear Professor Douchebag,

OK,I give up.What's the White Penis joke ?

Irrational but well rounded

Pic thread--post one taken at an ususual angle, if you have it.

My PC is slow, slow, slow.

It's nose-to-the-grindstone time again, Loungers. I have to study for Finals.

Who's job is it?

I did a stupid thing and have a stupid question

Question for PC saavy, please.

Poll question: The big question - stick with Crack or go back to PCP?

I have absolutely nothing to say.Ask me nothing and post you worst!

I rarely post about liking any particular kind of music.....but


To make nachos or not???

Freepers solve Global warming, call for moe CO2

I remember the night with all the flares...please be patient with me while I write

Twins spank the Wankees... AGAIN! Calling out Gardie!

"Kid" shows you watch with regularity

80's retro: What were we thinking?

What body part rules the body?

How Clean Is Your House?

When will the version of "All Along the Watchtower" from tonight's Battlestar Galactica be released?

Who here has played Jacks?

Your coolest work moment ever?

Kitchen Advice - Need New Cookware.

The big question - stick with Mac or go back to PC?

BSG = giant snooze fest tonight.


Is it true? Lemon Pledge is a good spider repellant, that is?

Songs About the Sea...Post 'em Here !!

2010....Do you say "twenty ten" or "two thousand ten"?

Hairy Legs

Warning: I'm going to brag about my kid

"Most Evil" is on right now. Studies of serial killers facinate me.

todays art

Troop levels down BY 100,000 in 19 months, not TO...BY .

U.S. troops praise Iraq withdrawal; Also, VoteVets' response

Who's watching the Bull-Wizards game? They just showed President Obama

What's up with the dueling transcripts? (Jindal - CNN and Faux)

Nation Editor Katrina vanden Heuvel and Karl Rove on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday!

Obama vs. Osama

Is it worth around $10-$20/month to fight global warming?

Wait, wait, wait...Bobby Jindal was in congress for two years, right?

Laughing At ALL Our Problems AND I'm Still Laughing Right Now.... BUT Tonight

Protesters hold anti-stimulus “tea party” at the Capitol- Atlanta

How much does the leader of the DNC get paid?

Congress needs to prevent the estate tax from going to 0% in 2010

Where is Bush II's birth certificate?

The budget battle will be an epic battle

Newsmaker: Obama Outlines Goals for Afghanistan, Iraq

Jim Bunning Threatens To Resign From Senate To Hurt GOP »

Obama takes in a Basketball game...His beloved Chicago Bulls lose.

Rush Limbaugh - How Quickly They Forget Their Praise Of Dubya

LA-Sen: Another Potential Vitter Foe Emerges

Attn: ASSBOIL BOY is about to SPEW!!!!

Ty'Sheoma and the 'corridor of shame'

Who's this DELUSIONAL skrag on MSNBC?


Obama’s Speech: 52 Million-Plus TV Viewers

Gregg aided former base as he invested there

Is the Republican Party fomenting rebellion among the armed forces as a political tactic?

My health care letter to President Obama

"2010 budget cuts key nuke program"

Obama Seeks To Double US Foreign Aid

I Don't Think The "Obama's A Socilaist" Meme Will Get Much Traction Beyond The Inbred Crowd

Mr. Obama sitting courtside? He is the kind of president you REALLY CAN have a beer with!

Naughty Judd Gregg made money off earmarks

Bush a four-letter word at CPAC

Conservatives have CPAC, what do progressives have?

Great Warhol quote about being President

I don't get the Elephant and the Donkey party symbols...........

Lagging unemployment (Why GDP and unemployment are both expected to rise)

TPM: More Proof Surfaces of Jindal's Katrina Lies [w/video link]

Who would YOU trust more to deliver a vote?

Obama statue to be 16-18 feet tall, ~7400 lbs

Flashback - 10/06 - Boehner Brags That Bush Right, Democrats Wrong, Bush Will Halve Deficit By 2009

Failure is the real reason

PHOTO Go on then, let's get it over with: caption it.

White House: HHS nomination 'possible' next week

Obama and the MDGs

I agree with Bill Maher about how disrespectful members of Congress

Gordon Brown pins his hopes of recovery on Barack Obama

Obama emphasizes tax cut at State of the Black Union

Obama taps Sebelius for HHS secretary

GOP Senator Calls On Conservatives To Join The Battle - Franken\Coleman... Plus...

Conservative Backlash Forms As President Obama Voids Health Workers' BushCo Era "Conscience Rules"

Anyone else find issue with these statements from todays speech?

Jake Tapper reporting Sebelius Tapped for HHS

PHOTOS A face in the crowd (Washington Wizards v Chicago Bulls) UPDATED

Ron Paul's son may run for Senate from KY

Michelle Obama's official WH photo

I don't recall heavy media coverage on anything dealing with the Democratic Party in 2001.

UT-Gov: Huntsman Primaries the Party Faithful

Do we have the most beautiful

Rush, Obama and the GOP

Yay! Freeper heads exploding - Romney won straw poll. Palin came in

Obama Comes Out Swinging in Weekly Address

Over-thinking bubbles

I have come to believe that wealthy people are tone deaf to whats going on in this economy

Obama not walking the walk with regard to "getting tough" on lobbyists

Mittens picked as 2012 GOPiggie front-runner, wins straw poll. Jindal 2nd. Phalin tied for third.

Obama to rescind Bush abortion rule

That is MY PRESIDENT, Obama attends Bulls/Wizards and sits courtside, not in box. . .

Freerepublic quickly falling into total madness....

CNN carrying Limpballs live

On the Black State of the Union on C-Span: Michael Steele equates himself to Pres. Obama!

How do we stop those "birth certificate" individuals

The Democratic Party is in good hands with Limbaugh at the helm with the GOP

Where can I copy and/or buy official portraits at the White House web site?

The video of the 13 year old speaking at CPAC is some scary stuff.

I love how President Obama grins at the First Lady . . . she makes me grin, too

Must Watch Weekly Radio Address: Obama to Lobbyists, 'I'm Ready to Fight'

I haven't heard this much talk about legalizing pot in years. What's up?

The odds are good that Rupert Murdoch and Sean Hannity will cause an assassination attempt

The year is 2003, and it's the Progressive Political Action Conference

Roland Burris' attorney warns against special election

I support escalation in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Van Jones, founder of Green for All calls President Obama the first Green President!

Liberal Groups Are Flexing New Muscle in Lobby Wars

Attacks on DOJ Nominees Signal Right's Judicial Nominations Strategy

National Parks Conservation Association Praises Obama Admin Budget Proposal for National Parks

Ben Stein agrees with Paul Krugman, defends Obama, blames Bush for destroying economy

who saw Bill Maher last night? normally I love Bill, but he called Obama "the chocolate Jesus"

GOP 'embraces' black culture

GOP 'embraces' black culture

Terror suspects win bail battle (UK)

U.S. regulators close banks in Nevada, Illinois

This on Michelle from a Brown Shirt hate mongering mini freeper site...

(Ne) High court upholds firing of trooper in KKK case

El Dorado Pilgrim's Pride Plant Closing (3000 jobs lost)

Gov. Schwarzenegger declares state of emergency over drought (my article)

Civil trials introduced for military personnel in Argentina

Westridge Capital Owners Arrested (Charged w/ Federal Finance Crimes "to Furnish Lavish Lifestyles")

Acquitted ex-president returns home to Serbia

75 officers killed after mutiny by Bangladesh border guards

US charges Stanford with massive Ponzi scheme

With indictment unsealed, al Qaeda suspect moves into civilian court system

US aid effort under fire in Pakistan border area

Iraqi PM says his security forces ready

Porn in the USA: Conservatives are biggest consumers

Report: Rihanna & Chris Brown back together at Sean (Diddy) Combs' house

Towards a Palestinian accord

Agents violated human rights at Guantanamo, UN report finds

LA to seek New Orleans-Baton Rouge passenger rail from stimulus that Jindal called wasteful

National Guard is pulling out of New Orleans

Jury returns guilty verdict on all counts against appraiser in mortgage

Gov. Kathleen Sebelius of Kansas Is Said to Accept Obama's Offer of Health Post

Schwarzenegger declares Calif. drought emergency

Economy Shrinks At Staggering Rate

Tour pushing immigration reform kicks off in R.I.

Consensus emerges in Congress for Obama Iraq plan

Mugabe hosts lavish party despite national crisis

Latham & Watkins Cuts 190 Lawyers

Citigroup's Latest Rescue Plan May Still Not Be Enough

Some Justice Department Lawyers Have Gitmo Conflicts

Slain reporter's father fearful of anti-Semitism on campus

Civil servants attacked for using anti-terror laws to spy on public

Some say Bunning, in frustration, hinted he may quit GOP seat

Democrats Limit Future Financing for Washington Voucher Program

TO OBAMA on student loan forgiveness for teachers

Deputy pleads not guilty to jail cell assault of 15-year-old girl

Police cite breast-feeding driver for endangering

Iraq hero goes on warpath

Republicans set course in Congress budget battle

Obama tells powerful lobbies: Bring it on

Manhattan District Attorney Morgenthau to retire

Washington mother sentenced for taking a bat to sex offender

U.S. says Canada the top source for ecstasy

Huge (16,330 square feet) home in foreclosure doesn't muster one bidder

Porn in the USA: Conservatives Are Biggest Consumers

Obama taps Sebelius for health secretary

Berkshire reports a 96 percent drop in 4Q profit

Mugabe wants Zimbabwe's white farmers out

Radical Ore. bill would ban pit bulls from state

CPAC Sarah and Mike Huckabee

Countdown: Jindal-Gate - "The Governor Lied Like Hell on Tuesday"

Rachel Maddow: Iraq Study Group's Charles Duelfer on Reasons for War

Rush Limbaugh On Why Women Don't Like Him

MSNBC:'s Chairman Discussing President Obama's Afghanistan Troop Increase

AIM Award Video

"Tea Party" protesters believe Obama not US-born

Real Time w/ Bill Maher 2/27: Opening Monologue, Bank of America Ad Parody

Guest on Faux "News": Bush should have executed Gitmo detainees

First Person: Military Reacts to Obama's Plan

Delay at CPAC: We've Got To Organize Like The Dems!

Real Time with Bill Maher | Panel Discussion Part 1 | February 27 2009

CNN: Arizona AG, Pot legalization could prevent border violence

O'Reilly Slam of Sean Penn on Gay Marriage Factually False (Twice)

How to Fix teh Economy by Bobbie Jindals

Young Turks: Cenk on Jindal - 'Lesson is You're a G*ddamned Liar'

Countdown: GOP CPAC Looniness - Eugene Robinson on Joe Plumber 'The Guy is an Idiot'

What Is This Place?

Real Time w/ Bill Maher 2/27: George Stephanopoulos 'Weren't We Going to Mars?'

Santorum At CPAC: ‘Absoultely We Hope That’ Obama Fails, ‘I Believe His Policies Will Fail’

CPAC=Crazy People Are Coming

Stevie Wonder Performs "Signed Sealed Delivered" & "Superstitious" at The White House

Fake *ss, Real *ss

The future of the GOP?

Young Turks: Man Gets Handed Ticket For Saving A Couple of Lives!

Young Turks: Michael Steele Steps Up the Goofy

Inside Iraq: US construction fraud - How did $125billion evaporate so fast?

TYT: Cenk Enjoys CNBC's Santelli Getting Busted Up By Matt Lauer

Tony Bennett sings "For Once In My Life" for Stevie Wonder & President Obama at The White House

Your Weekly Address:Keeping Promises

O'Reilly frets over his millions being stolen by the little guy...

Mary Mary Sing "Higher Ground" at The White House

AP Raw Video: Deputy Shown Assaulting Teen Girl

Countdown: Michelle Bachmann Being a 'Moran' at CPAC "Taxation WITH Representation"

Like Rush Limbaugh, Michelle Malkin Wants President Obama to Fail

Jindal's LATEST 'Story': 'I Assisted the Sheriff of Nottingham'

Nonprofit Leader Tapped For State Department Job

Politicians Must Change With The Times

President Obama's Budget - Some honesty about taxes (finally)

Bush Legacy Watch (Froomkin / WaPo)

Remarks by Richard L. Trumka, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO

JAG offers an insider's account of defending GITMO detainee

Khadr lawyers denied client access amid ethics investigation (Jurist)

Ministers Refuse to Answer Torture Questions (UK)

No Sign of Yesterday - A Tribute to B Bruce Anderson

10 Reasons Why Conservatives' Fiscal Ideas Are Dangerous

John Kinsman: Nation's food system nearly broke

CPAC Attendees Behave Badly at Hotel

Of, By, And For The People (Hal Cohen)

Wwhy the Blair years will be judged some of the most morally squalid in our history (UK)

Will Bunch: Obama's Plan Is About Dreams, Not Dollars

Bob Herbert: Even Worse for Young Workers

Crisis Gives Obama a Chance to Make Long-Term Electoral Gains

Robert Parry: Obama's War with the Right (& Media)

Local Law Enforcement Lack Basic Gun Safety Skills:

Friday Talking Points (67) -- Washington At Warp Speed

Liberal Groups Are Flexing New Muscle in Lobby Wars

Obama Rebuffs Neocons, Appoints Freeman

Jameel Jaffer: Secrets of the Bush era ought to be unveiled

'We Are Trained to Kill, so Civilian Life Is Tough'

We're Not Sure Why, But England Wants Us Back

Paul Rieckhoff: Are We Ready to Welcome the Soldiers That Obama's Bringing Home from Iraq?

New Scientist: Conservatives buy more porn on internet than liberals

Being Woody Guthrie

What “Trading Places” teaches us about bankers – and how to reduce the deficit

Weekend Economists Winter Clearance Weekend Feb. 27-March 1, 2009

Examine the Pope's words, and there's only one thing to conclude (Holocaust deniers)

Clinton loses out on Tesla Roadster test drive, for now

Lake Eyre's waters bring dead centre to life

Sony Exhibiting Hybrid Fuel Cell Batteries in Tokyo

In These Times: Resource Wars in Ecuador

Renault kicks hybrids and hydrogen to the curb

Trial Reveals Internal Denver Water Memo - Water Available For Next 2 Decades Half Official Estimate

White Tide - Toxic Algal Bloom - Pounds Philippine Mussel Production - 90% Drop In Samar

Secretaries Donovan and Chu Announce Partnership to Help Working Families Weatherize Their Homes

Ah-nold Declares Drought Emergency; 15% Chance That Weather Will Replenish Reserves - SJMN

San Onofre's Problems Continue

Chrysler Removing Half Of All Flourescent Light Bulbs; Cutting Snow Removal, Removing Clocks

Beltway Friction Building Over Proposal To Move Forest Service From USDA To Interior - McClatchy

"Major" Oil Field Discovered In North China - Maybe 300 Million Barrels EUR - Xinhua

San Diego Studying Desal in Mexico

Wildlife managers to resume removing California sea lions at Bonneville Dam, Washington State

The Anti-Nuke Beauty Contest

Opening A Big Box Of Trouble - What Towns Can Do With Abandoned Superstores

US warned on uranium mining

Are hybrid cars expensive to repair? How long do the batteries last, and how much to replace them?

Colombia: Authorities must guarantee safety of demonstrators

Civil trials introduced for military personnel in Argentina

US May Boycott UN Racism Conference -- WTF?

Results of my contract vote from today by Omaha Steve

Today in labor history Feb 28 U.S. Supreme Court finds that eight-hour workday is constitutional!

***WORST*** NLRB Chair in HISTORY Q & A : EFCA

Shaq dropped 45 on the Raptors last night.

Brian Dawkins from Iggles shifts to Broncos -

Kitna to Dallas

Hey madinmaryland, something called NASCAR is here in Vegas this weekend!

Pats trade Cassel to Kansas City

The teams I root for

Cowboy fans, what are you thoughts on Chris Canty?

Fountain of Youth Analysis and Selections

Foot Soldiers for RW Religious Fascism.

Lavender Liberal: How the Mormon Church Mobilizes Its Members

gay rights groups must be consolidated to survive recession

Gay group tackles football homophobia

From Lambda: Ever wonder where Lambda comes from?

Billions Missing From Stanford Funds

Billion-Dollar Whoops: Buffett Apologizes

Former Spansion CEO, concerned about fired employees, returns severance

Here’s Why Citi’s Preferred Soared Today (posted for you, Joanne)

March 2009 - Contrary Investor - The Most Important Messages From The 4Q GDP Report

Obama Isn't Doing Enough to Solve the Financial Crisis

Who has the best CD rates right now?

What History Books are Republicans using?????

Is Free Market Capitalism Possible Without Accountability?

Bush tax cuts and unemployment

Towards a Palestinian accord

Examine the Pope's words, and there's only one thing to conclude (Holocaust deniers)

Netanyahu gives up on alliance with Livni

OneVoice movement pushes two-state solution for Mideast

Hamas rejects Clinton's call for it to recognize Israel

How 'Canadians' almost ignited a war

Long-Term Use Of Nutrient Supplements May Increase Cancer Risk

USA TODAY FULL PAGE AD R/E AUTISM: "A Little Boy Shouldn't Have To Take On An Entire Industry Alone"

Is breast cancer awareness month over yet? How about that "Walk for a Cure?"

Need Health Insurance Advice

Will congressional Democrats shoot themselves in the foot by not repealing D.C.’s gun laws?

Professor Called Police After Student Presentation

Mexico applauds U.S. vow to enforce long-ignored weapons ban

Reid joins Pelosi in opposing ('assault' weapons) ban revival

Rocket fired from Gaza lands next to Ashkelon school

I repaired my own P&S :)

Spring in L.A.

An Old Silo I Came Across

Moon Venus conjunct

Obama formalizes plan for 2010 Iraq pullout

Veteran convicted of altering medical records

Jury finds officer guilty of murder

Guard team to aid Afghan farmers

Hearing held for 2 in death of soldier

Guard is pulling out of New Orleans

Iraqis split over plan for troop withdrawal

Va. Guard returns after service in Iraq

U.S., China resume stalled military talks

Army: Enemy fire caused helicopter collision

Hearing set for 2 accused in death of spc.

E-9 faces Article 32 on multiple charges

Navy classifies ship inspection reports

Corps’ end strength reaches 201,000

Sgt. gets 6 years for fatal DUI wreck

Air Force says fire caused by routine testing

Md. man charged with killing stepson at Kadena

Student pilot not injured in Talon crash

$57 million awarded in Kadena noise suit

Americans tell judge marijuana is for religious use

Japanese protest arrival of Stennis

Marines, PRT aim to help Rutbah’s widows

Army tests aim to improve MRAPs

Study on Naples’ birth defect rate released

Soldier killed, 2 hurt in autobahn accident

Port calls can offer valuable opportunity for Japanese economy

Camp Humphreys Soldier sentenced to year in jail for assault, other charges

New GI Bill on Track, VA Director Says

Military Families to get Help Selling Homes

First photo with my new tripod bought on Craigslist -

Guard Medic Came to Iraq to Stay

Senate to Probe CIA Interrogation Methods

Turkey Joins Counterpiracy Mission

DoDBuzz: A Taliban Surge in Afghanistan?

Defense Tech: Her Majesty's Royal Coast Guard

Gates: Keep small force in Iraq after 2012

Japanese politician: Too many U.S. troops in Japan

U.S. Praises China Role in Anti-Piracy Ops

Sentencing is Saturday for Convicted Soldier

Officials: Obama Moved Toward Brass on Pullout

McKinley to Retire; Donley Staying as Secretary

Iraqi Leaders Welcome U.S. Troop Withdrawal Plan

Guarding Suspected Pirates New For Marines

I saw part of President Obama's speech at Camp LeJeune, and I

Military making do with less land

March Photo Contest Ideas

Chakra Meditation A Guided Visualization with graphics of Chakras (large) included

Native American Wisdom

Starchild: The Green Comet and the Diamond Light Codes.....the Profound Changes of our Time : We

How to spot a hidden religious agenda

Giant seabird's fossilized skull found in Peru

Do you accept Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior?

People are irrational, yes. But should they be?

Porn in the USA: Conservatives are biggest consumers

Behind the Bishop: The Anti-Semitism of the SSPX

Obama's Amazing Improvement Among Traditional White Catholics

Religion is not the opiate of the masses...


The shame!!! My husband is STILL a pot-head.

Mid-morning snack: what to cook?

Had dinner at our local Nepalese restaurant last night

My first attempt at the Ain5 - What did I do wrong?

I made Soy Chicken and Dumplings

I was inspired to get some Martha White AP

A reason to keep living...........

Whats for Dinner? ~ Saturday the 28th

Cookware advice, cross posted from the lounge

Official Cooking/Baking Project Nomination Thread

OCTists, why has there been no major terrorist attack on the US since 911?

911 WTC7 CBS Breakthrough

So, what will it take?

Jobless Angry at Possibility of No Benefits (Perry our poster child)

Report: Rihanna & Chris Brown back together at Sean (Diddy) Combs' house

Disappointing. Rihanna is sending a bad message to her fans and young women.

Coraline was one of the scariest movies I've ever seen.

I love our iMac

Tories bring in mandatory sentences for serious drug crimes

Rihanna and Chris Brown Are Back Together

The Great Solvent North (NY Times)

Anyone know of a FREE flowchart making program?

Kerry talks to NPR about Syria and Pakistan (2/26)

Ministers refuse to answer torture questions

If the conservatives come to power...