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Archives: July 17, 2010


NATO not winning Afghan hearts and minds: poll

GOP Candidates Seize Funding Edge

Anybody else planning to go to the NAACP protest against Tea Party in DC?

Results Called Ambiguous as Test of BP Well Continues

REPORT: Fox News has hyped phony New Black Panthers scandal at least 95 times

Kagan Whip Count: Specter A Yes

BP, scientists try to make sense of well puzzle

BP, scientists try to make sense of well puzzle

Beck's conspiracy theory: Financial reform would let Obama "take over" companies like Fox News

Shifting Politics in Presidents’ Vacations

New Prison Brings Much Needed JObs....

Florida Oil Spill Law: Blog

Doesn't fit in Pol Vids, so here's KO reading "I Went To Sullivant"

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

House panel approves sweeping expansion of child nutrition programs

Van Von SUSTERAN, you are SUCH A TOOL!1 Who's got the e-addy?!1

I am resorting to a bit of a nuclear option myself, day twenty-one

Republicans want a moratorium on relgulation. what is regulation?

Republicans want a moratorium on relgulation. what is regulation?

The Goldman Sachs settlement and what it means - Charlie Rose tonight

Colleges With The HIGHEST Loan Default Rates

This Pig Speaks For Me

FDA Calls Antibiotic Use In Farming 'Serious Public Health Threat,' GOP Ignores Mounting Evidence

From Altemeyer's The Authoritarians: Comments on the Tea Party. Read his take on the libertarians.

Alabama’s June Unemployment Rate Drops to 10.3% (news release)

Alabama’s June Unemployment Rate Drops to 10.3% (news release)

"One Man, One Woman" marriage Hate Bus uses Fake Families!

This is not the Onion. This guy is serious. There is no Solar System.

Did Wal-Mart buy out NBC?

In 1983, Argentina was still a military dictatorship

Harrison Ford to pilot athletes

Judge sentences US civil liberties lawyer Lynne Stewart to 10 years

Why wouldn't Obama appoint Elizabeth Warren?

IMF chief sees little risk of double-dip recession

Questions: Any idea about how widespread is the use of recreation drugs?

Bill Gates: Let Retired Teachers Eat Cat Food

Pentagon Spending on the Chopping Block

Senate panel votes to cut $8B from defense

Lack of Budget Action Worries Pentagon

Driving and drugs don't mix....

Chamber Of Commerce's Jobs Suggestions: Cut Taxes And Social Security, Privatize Roads, Drill Offsho

Factbox: A look at the costs of Afghan war to U.S. taxpayers

Driving a Toyota complicates coverage of Missouri incentives for Ford

IMF tells Japanese government to raise consumption tax despite election defeat

How does Beck get away with this?

Deficits of Mass Destruction

Chamber Poll Makes Case for Stimulus Over Deficit Reduction

welcome to tennessee.....'Aryan Nations' Plans Pulaski Rally

Friday night teaser for DUers

How to explain our current economic system in a single paragraph

How to explain our current economic system in a single paragraph

How to explain our current economic system in a single paragraph

Protecting rotorcraft

Are those "Insergents" people we should always be killing off?

Culture Wars in the Classroom: Texas Voters Call for a Cease-Fire

Culture Wars in the Classroom: Texas Voters Call for a Cease-Fire

Wall Street: The banks are still boss

Republican....oh, I'm sorry, Tea Party idiots protest Pelosi in RI

A belated thanks from Alabama

DoD Buzz: The Great Engine War Is Over (for the $243 million dollar F-35)

Beck calls Michelle's pants and top outfit

Tea Party Spokesman: "It's impossible to be a member of the Tea Party and a racist"

"plunder:the crime of our times" --

Financial Reform Bill Gives Geithner Sweeping New Influence Over Regulation

My Rant .... Fox News Lies But They Still Get The Job Done

Here we go again...Another teenage girl wants to sail solo around the world

Here we go again...Another teenage girl wants to sail solo around the world

WikiLeaks founder: Site getting tons of 'high caliber' disclosures

Obama Frees CIA from Its Watchdog Inspector General

Banksters eyeing new shakedown tactics

Banksters eyeing new shakedown tactics

Beck hates Bu$h Blamers cause it's in the past, then attacks 2000 year old Jesus killers

A new Teabagger queen?

A new Teabagger queen?

GAO report outlines latest EFV struggles

NATO not winning Afghan hearts and minds: poll

Dateline did a show on how the mind works last night. Did you see that?!

Job choice questions

Has the US Navy outsourced the Blue Angels?

Women priests and sex abuse not equal crimes: Vatican

who has had new carpet installed? QUESTION???

Anybody else remember what happened in the Senate in 2003 during debate on tax cuts for the wealthy?

Anybody else remember what happened in the Senate in 2003 during debate on tax cuts for the wealthy?

Seven Bragg solders killed in Afghanistan

I just called CapitalOne to activate the new credit card.

Dead birds --- the HOW

Republicans divided on the importance of an agenda for midterm elections

94 charged in Medicare scams totaling $251M

Liberal 'netroots' convention will test Democratic activists

A modest proposal on defense spending

A Teabag Scorned Is Not Pretty

Valarie Plame coming up on KO

Our Representatives... "Terrorists will learn Spanish and pose as illegal immigrants!!1"

Looks like Nevada voters are realizing that Sharron Angle is Nucking Futs

Beck: Jesus Conquered Death But If He Hadn’t, He Would ‘Make the Jews Pay’ for Killing Him

Anyone else just see the report on MSNBC re; Obama's 3 days off?

Funds Stalled In Congress Amid Afghanistan Fatigue

Norah O'Donnell on MSNBC reporting Bristol/Levi are shopping a reality show around Hollywood.

"You don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies". Fincher's "The Social Network"

Good time in Maine for Obama, good news on spill

Democrats with Guts_Your "heroes?"

The Oil Drum: Still Testing, More on Imports, Discovery Channel, and More...

This is the speech Obama should give the weekend before election day 2012

I honestly think it is time for Obama to resign.......

buzzflash's excellent progressive marketplace is having a sale

(Air Force) Glitches deepen drawdown pain for some

$1.2B medical complex will replace Landstuhl

Torture Judge Bybee has ..."regrets". . .

Torture Judge Bybee has ..."regrets". . .

American Mormon church injects itself into Argentina's battle for same-gender marriage, PART II

General Discussion Question rank the following please

We get a LOT of fundraising calls from various Dem groups because we're RELIABLE givers

what is the GOP equivalent to a yellow dog democrat?

President Obama Calls Out Senate Obstructionists

Where do you get your facts?

Two more American soldiers died today in Afghanistan

Made this bumper sticker

Made this bumper sticker

Cat burglar apprehended in Southampton

I found this weird picture when I was looking thru Google

Simon Johnson: "Failing to appoint Elizabeth Warren would be the straw that breaks the camel’s back"

Congressman introduces resolution to protect citizens who videotape cops

Facebook security afficionados.

Get the Definitive Book on Glenn Beck FREE

Mark Williams-Tea Party Letter To Abraham Lincoln-You Ain't Gonna Believe This!

Should the US end the occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan immediately?

A Dem for the governor’s race?

Prominent pastor charged with sex crime

Prominent pastor charged with sex crime

Prominent pastor charged with sex crime

would anybody with a brain fix this car?

Beck compares Michelle Obama to Marie Antoinette for her beach attire. O'Reilly laughs at him.

Wasn't the Geithner disapproval of Warren nomination debunked

Governor purges database of innocents stopped and frisked by NYPD

Bank of America's No Human Contact checking account

2 Utah state workers may have helped compile deportation list placed on leave

Republican "Fiscal Responsibility" Remember the "bridge to nowhere"?

Sam Seder fans, Listen to Ring of Fire this weekend!

Both political parties and all the Senators like the filibuster rule just fine as it is

GOP strategy: avoid issues at all costs

JPMorgan CEO Dimon: "If you can't charge for the soda, you're going to charge more for the burger"

tell ya one thing, this story has NOT been a flavor of the week

BP buys up Gulf scientists (oh yes they are)

A couple points from Michio Kaku on CNN this morning re: Oil Disaster

How exactly are fiscal conservatives fiscally conservative?

Wall Street Is Laundering Drug Money and Getting Away with It

The new face of racism

Let the Hatred Commence! Hate Mailbag for December 12, 2001

Obama will pull out of Afghanistan for economic reasons: Gul

Congress To Consider Ban On Paddling

Quote of the Day: Still Ruled by the Rich

Neo-Nazi Minuteman hunts Arizona immigrants

Breakthrough Achieved in Explaining Why Tectonic Plates Move the Way They Do

This is for those who think cops get to many raises and have to many benefits

Who says the little guy never wins?

I want, I want, I want............

America: Hooked on War and Getting Poorer

Quite Possibly A Stupid Question

Judge rules Stolen Valor Act unconstitutional

The Blue America "Build a Boehner Billboard" Contest


Are orange people intellectually inferior?

More Free-Trade Agreements Coming

Immigrant deaths in Arizona desert soaring in July

Support for Afghan war dwindles; Webb calls for clarity

"The Intelligence Industrial Complex Prepares for War"

The 'Fuck a Vet' program is going very nicely, thank you.....

Why does NOM (National Organization for Marraige) not properly

Matthew Rothschild: Hate Mail on the Issue of Patriotism

OMG! Joe the Plumber doing a stand-up act at the D.C. Improv.

OMG! Joe the Plumber doing a stand-up act at the D.C. Improv.

Appeals court upholds Wesley Snipes' sentence (over failure to file tax returns)

Electronic Card Check Could Be Substituted for Unpopular Legislation(conservative view warning)

SC observance recalls the black 54th Massachusetts (Sunday is the 147th anniversary "Glory")

For what it's worth, I hate that human/dog hybrid pic advertisement.

I will continue to advocate for health care reform as long as my friends have to hold

St. Albans police officer faces another brutality charge

Dick Morris, the Man with the Merdus Touch, craves a CAPTION!!!!

Home loss leads to job loss for veteran federal air marshal

Former Missouri County Chief Deputy Charged with Civil Rights Violations

FBI probes allegations of West Covina police civil rights abuses

What is the most effective place to give pro-choice money to?

Mourners salute fallen soldier (link to original post ‘It's OK, Eddie. Dad's here.' )

Facts on Financial Reform -

Supression of free speech at Left leaning blogs, 9/11

Greenspan Calls for Congress to Let All Bush Tax Cuts Expire

Ron Paul on Food Safety - Just die (updated)

Man Shot With Taser Died of Lacerated Spleen

Horndogs and Tweakers in Blue Round Robin

Family to get $3.5 million in death of man restrained by sheriff's deputies in Moreno Valley

The Financial Regulation Vote Shows That While Americans Should Be Angry, The GOP Is Not... HuffPo

Want to Know How to Help Solve Immigration Problems?

Police Rescue Bear Stuck In Tree

For the life of himself, Hannity can't find any racist teabagger signs

Embattled Brooksville police detective resigns

The GOP "Republican Heroes" website - Democrats (of decades/centuries ago) hate black people theme

Miami GOP House candidate David Rivera accused of domestic violence (Rubio's pal)

Krugman finally gets it right — The Republicans as crisis-creators

I still want to know about that double plastic bagging for oil blobs

Frying plan argument leaves 2 injured

Elementary school teacher rubbed holy oil on students

Elderly man sues city over K-9 dog attack

Happy Hour Roundup: Vitter apologizes to Maddow

Of mental illness, culpability, and star stuff: Mel Gibson.

Top 10 GOP Scandals (Part 1)

Top 10 GOP Scandals (Part 1)

Warning: Identity theft rip-off.

Possible Cause of Death: Privatization

The NRA Protects a Potential Serial Killer

What would DU look like without moderators?

The latest in the "Crime of videotaping the cops" news

The wingnuts have a Fact Machine.

Condoleeza Rice

so....I was looking for a t-shirt...what I found under "Political"...warning-not nice words.

How dumb do you have to be to vote for a Republican?

My mom is buying gold

A GOP "Friend" said during lunch.......

2 cops indicted for alleged illegal search-and seizures plead not guilty

This is the kind of anti-Obama billboard we have around here. Gahhhh!!!

Louisiana reopens Gulf waters to sport fishing

Here is a snapshot of DU at about 10 weeks old..

White man car bombs a bank on US soil, but its ok he is white and he had a reason

State Department continues to deny visa to Human Right Watch winner!

Biggest Medicare fraud bust did NOT occur yesterday. It was on fmr Sen Bill Frist's family business

For wife of jailed Toyota driver, anger, regret (Koua Fong Lee)

For wife of jailed Toyota driver, anger, regret (Koua Fong Lee)

At $1.6 Million Per Person Annually, Medicaid Spending Draws Scrutiny

Confessions of an Obamabot Cheerleader.

Is it just me, or is racism now becoming somewhat socially acceptable?

Another Betrayal Against Women's Reproductive Choice by Obama - it just does not END

Grandmother traumatized after traffic stop by Chicago police

DC’s spy establishment in panic mode over Washington Post expose

For Sale: A House So Big You Need a Segway to Get Around It

For Sale: A House So Big You Need a Segway to Get Around It

Rachel Maddow is a national treasure.

Metallurgist/Jewelers/Metal Smiths: I have a question about gold.

Metallurgist/Jewelers/Metal Smiths: I have a question about gold.

Newsweek Cover: RETHINKING AFGHANISTAN - "We're Not Winning -- It's Not Worth It"

When the last Republican has abandoned Beck, here's what his revenge will be

How Wall Street Starved Millions and Got Away With It

Excellent analysis of the Creation “Museum”

At this point Foreign Deaths happening to Foreign people in Foreign countries are not our problem...

Widespread oyster deaths found on Louisiana reefs

NONE of the Hangzhou UFO photos or video you saw today were from the incident.

Obama standing firm against the reproductive rights of working-class women...

Toronto's 'Officer Bubbles' gains web notoriety, Arrest threat video goes viral

Iranian Scientist Would Not Play Curveball - by Ray McGovern

Poll: Incumbent Cheeks-Kilpatrick trails Hansen Clarke in Dem primary for her House seat

'Just because you're rich doesn't mean you're smart...' (Gerald Bracey)... How Bill Gates received a

Alan Grayson:Lies, Damned Lies, and Rupert Murdoch

Harlem principal got tenure after deadly beach trip where student Nicole Suriel drowned

Let me see if I'm understanding this.

Roads to Ruin: towns replace pavement with cheaper gravel to save $$$

Another Good Pic/Toon

Cash-strapped U.C. Stanislaus paid Disasta From Alaska $75K for 40-minute "speech." Cha-CHING!

Fourteen women, three men and a Seeing Eye dog took a peek at my junk the other day…

Is there enough Gold to satisfy the gold binge?

Gulf coast fishermen angry over oil claims ruling

Not Giving Elizabeth Warren The Job Would Be The Straw That Breaks The Camel's Back

The Lexus Recall, a Harrowing Crash, and Suggestions for Toyota (survivor: my car nearly killed me)

The Lexus Recall, a Harrowing Crash, and Suggestions for Toyota (survivor: my car nearly killed me)

Best example of complete media invention - Stoning in Iran for adultery

Best example of complete media invention - Stoning in Iran for adultery

Jerry Brown = ally of Eli Broad, school deformer

The money the Dem fundraisers asked for this morning will now go to Planned Parenthood

Has Obama denounced the DADT survey yet? Is it time for me to eat crow?

The Scariest Financial Chart of the United States Bar None

"...Otherwise we will cut off the heads of your children and will set fire to your daughter."

Vets charity allegedly funneled donations to Minn. Republicans

How the Internets Beat Up an 11-Year-Old Girl..

Are you *really* in favor of full equality for gay people?

'Oliver Stone Under Assault Again'

15 Mind-Blowing Facts About Wealth And Inequality In America

Mt. Lebanon woman sues after police detain her during epileptic seizure

I think it's time for a national forum on police excesses

Florida GOP legislature likely to reject Crist's proposed drilling ban

Dancing with Mr. D

Why cops should be videotaped: Sheriff's Deputy Accused Of Using Excessive Force

Democratic Congressman introduces bill to protect citizens who videotape cops

Boiling down Afghanistan, the Taliban and a speedier withdrawal:

Planned Parenthood's reaction to WH banning choice for women in high risk pools.

Singer Pink Is now Black And Blue

Who has seen the new Sex And The City movie and was it any good.

If You Had A 'Tea Party' Who would you invite????

Have you seen the vibratory generators?

Could someone please explain a thing or two about electricity?

Yikes! Is anyone watching "Whale Wars?"

I just got a call from a doctor specializing in "Vaginal Rejuvenation".

Angélique Kidjo with Buddy Guy - "Voodoo Child" (from the film "Lightning In A Bottle")

Buddy Guy, Billy Cox, Brad Whitford, Mitch Mitchell - "Red House"

In case you didn't know: Yesterday, a new official Star Trek site launched.

Paul & Ringo reunite @ at Radio City Music Hall - "With A Little Help From My Friends"

Truth in Advertising: Best Meat Market Logo Yet

Herbie Hancock plays "Imagine"

Good morning - anybody have a good recipe for instant coffee? nt

How absolutely hilarious (and whining) some men can be!

Yuri Shevchuk - NYT article on Underground Soviet rocker born in a gulag

Let's see Tea Party deliver on civil rights

What page are you on

Hey - can I get a little help getting this to the greatest page?

I just became a foster mom to this adorable Pit mix.....

George, Ringo, Mick, BOB, Bruce, and Billy Joel: "I Saw Her Standing There"

Joan Jett, John Mellencamp, John Fogerty & Billy Joel: The Dave Clark Five's "Glad All Over"

self del

R. Lee Ermey GEICO commercial - hilarious (31 seconds).. YOU JACK WAGON!


Mixed metaphors

Ever had a nice big chilled Florida mango?

Men... we're simple creatures... and actually very easy to understand.

This wasn't a bad song but the danciing was damn silly, also the stupid laughing.

how to use touchpad (specifically volume control)

BREAKING: Springfield police charge one-armed man with unarmed robbery

**Word Game, Loungers!** What do these words have in common?

The two Steves. They look alike?

Seriously... does the car you drive send a message to the rest of the world?

I never thought it would be ME asking for vibes... but I'm seriously losing control here...

Let's come up with some innovative ways to simplify the grammatical nightmare of English

I did not know Jackie Chan was in Cannonball Run.

Mark Lindsay & Micky Dolenz, "Teen Idols Las Vegas," perform duet of "(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone"

Is this sporting attire? -- the origin of John Daly's pants

Why is HBO showing Fred Claus and Four Christmases in July?

A Whole Chicken in a Can has changed to beta and I am not liking this


Tall sunflowers.

the concept of "spoilers" has no bearing whatsoever in my universe

Death to the Death Penalty

If you're anything like MiddleFingerMom, you react to your computer crashing...

Please - Please listen to me. It's really happening. Right now. Stay in your home.

So MUCH of life is just unnecessarily incomprehensible.

i really believe the people who own us and all the wealth are aliens and at some point will eat us

would anybody with a brain fix this car?

MiddleFingerMom is not allowed on ANY of America's nude beaches anymore.

my NEW cat! SQUEEEE!!!

Mars ain't the kind of place to raise your kids

Dave Clark Five on Shindig - "Catch Us If You Can" (1965)

Whatcha drinking?

how may replies before flames show up by the subject line?

Which color will win the poll?

Quickie Intelligence Test

NO ONE will ever have MJ's presence onstage

Woo hoo! Won $137K in Vegas!!!

Are you nice to people who ring your doorbell at 10AM and try to save you?

Heavy rain, hail, flash floods, lightning here in So. Az Yah!!

Inquiring minds want to know.......Do you spit or swallow? (Pomegranate seeds that is)

Sundance Channel is showing "Monterey Pop" right now if you're interested.

Modernity and the changing roles of marriage

"I-Write-Like" site "errupts online, authors scratch heads" - (only 50 authors in the cache)

Does anyone here sew?

I'm so bored, I am reading tabloid trash

Who Else Belongs To A Fitness Club?

You should really go see "Inception." Like, right now. (possible spoilers in thread)

My friend of over 40 years died this morning

Here's lookin' at ya! (warning, do not open if you suffer from arachnophobia)

Is "Inception" going to have a sequel? Expect SPOILERS

Duct Tape -- Is there ANYTHING it can't do?

Before relaxing in my hot tub, first, I deserve to be blown

After 38 years, 'Price is Right' Contestant Solves the System

Most courageous thing you've ever done

What, to you, was the song that changed everything?

Another look...Mel Gibson's girlfriend definitely goads him =while recording him=...

how much is your rent or mortgage


I may have to buy an American Car. I'd love anyone's input

Blumenthal Up By 17 Points In Connecticut Senate Race

Andrew Cuomo has quite the war chest with $24 million on hand

Bill White beats Rick Perry in fundraising for the latest period

Brewer leads Goddard by 20% in most recent poll

Hansen Clarke's poll shows he is ahead of Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick

Tax Cuts for the Wealthy or Help for the Unemployed?

Tax Cuts for the Wealthy or Help for the Unemployed?

Indian Health Care Improvement Act Made Permanent By Health Care Reform Legislation

Short List Emerges for Consumer Guardian

Has this place become an Echo Chamber now, where have all

Post poll: McInnis losing support, Republicans like Tancredo

Toyota Has Fix for Minivans Recalled for Spare-Tire Corrosion

My goodness, I asked a simple question ...'where have all the flowers

Palin aide swats Romney team

Is There Anything Obama Could Have Done To Remain Popular?

Remember when Mrs Vitter taunted Hillary?

Let’s repeal the oil spill and start all over!

Obama slams GOP for obstructing economic progress

GOP, Dems woo wary voters in bid to control House

Greater U.S. Military Aid Should Assist Israel's 'Tough' Peace Talks Decisions, Official Says

Spain to ban sex adverts from national newspapers

Six bank failures bring 2010 tally to 96

GOP criticizing Obama for vacationing during environmental disaster

GOP criticizing Obama for vacationing during environmental disaster

Saturday Morning Letter to my friends on the DU..

OSHA Launches New Whistleblower Protection Site

Oil cap update: Pressure tests indicate Gulf well sound..

Judge Orders AC Transit To Enter Arbitration With Union

Bloomberg poll: Americans Blame Bush, Not Obama, for Deficit, Jobs, Afghan War

Advice for Obama from Isaiah Mustafa (Old Spice Hello Ladies Guy):

Can you believe the gall?

They're going to call Obama a socialist for his rich vs. poor rhetoric

Conservatives & Republican leaders have "invited the epithets of the fringe into the mainstream."

Congress passes conflict minerals legislation

CNN - Obama vacation brings rest, relaxation and rebuke(from GOBP)

Republican member of Civil Rights Commission says fellow cons wanted to use NBPP to damage Obama

Is PPP Right leaning propaganda? Why is Obama tied w/ Palin and behind Gingrich?

Judge rejects pay cuts for California state workers

The night sky on fire: 2,000 firefighters battle inferno that blazed for 15 hours in China

Afghan Envoy Holbrooke and Senate in La La Land

Emancipation of Afghan women not attainable as long as the occupation, Taliban and “National Front”

Newsweek - John Kerry's Fulbright Moment

Obey says White House Suggested Cutting Food Stamps to Pay for Education Program

Remind me again...why can "spending offsets" NEVER come from the war budget?

Ex-Officer Testifies in Military Gay Policy Trial

Detailed look at the new Wall Street Reform bill

Copper factory executives detained, county official resigns after water contamination/China

Women’s Role in Holocaust May Exceed Old Notions

Bloomberg Poll: 61% Don’t Want To Repeal Health Law

Court OKs 2nd Gitmo prisoner's move to Algeria

Photo: I can assure you, I would have NEVER done this to Ronald Reagan

Capitalism bastion Hong Kong OKs minimum wage law

Why does the Gay community get shat on all the time? They voted

More of this, please!

Va. man back in US after weeks on no-fly list

Unemployment Extension Vote Scheduled in the Senate--Pass HR 5618!

Champion of UK burka ban declares war on veil-wearing constituents

Scanned fundraising letter from Senator Vitter bashing President Obama and unions

In polls and elections 35% will always vote against Obama and the Democrats.

Okay, THIS is good.

Krugman: I Would Do Anything For Stimulus, But I Won’t Do That...

the difference between "Tea Party" types now and 40 years ago?

Breaking: Bush took 1 month off before 911

Come on Kathy Griffith this ain't cool leave the mans kids alone

Enemies List -- always remember

Biden's 2008 presidential campaign gets hit with $219K fine

Here's why a primary challenge might not be as bad this time as in 1980

Did Bill Bradley's Primary Challenge to Gore Have Any Effect on Election 2000?

President Obama tries out the new Chevy Volt

25,400 Honduran immigrants deported from U.S.

Zephyr solar plane flies 7 days non-stop

Obama slams GOP for obstructing economic progress... (get used to this line of attack)..

Man with neo-Nazi ties leading patrols in AZ

Iranian Government Steps up Accusations Against US Over Bombings

BP: No sign of leaks as capped well nears 48 hours

Freepers Freaking out over Bush vacation time

Obama Casts Republicans as Party Of The Rich

Barney Frank Slams Kathy Griffin For Calling Scott Brown’s Daughters “Prostitutes”

The Sublime Brilliance Of Obama's Political Instinct: It's The TIMING Baby!

Papantonio: the Truth About BP's Escrow Fund

Marlene Dietrich - Where Have All The Flowers Gone?

The future of parking

Afghanistan violence soars

Mike Malloy - Tea Party Rant & Dance

Mike Malloy - Taxes: Debunking Republican Lies (Bill Maher Bonus)

John King's Colleague, Mark "Kleagle" Williams, Pulls His Racist Letter To Lincoln From His Blog

Unemployment Extension SENATE Tuesday July 20 2010 HR 4213, HR 5618 - Filibuster is BS!

PRT ll Unemployment Extension SENATE Tuesday July 20 2010 HR 4213, HR 5618 - Filibuster is BS!

Goldman Settlement and Embarassing Journalism

Weekly Address: Filibustering Recovery & Obstructing Progress

Phon-a-thon for Unemployment Benefit extension this weekend

The Crazies movie trailer with Sean Duffy, Sharron Angle, Paul Ryan & more

Coburn throws roomie Heath Shuler under the bus to attack unemployment benefits

California Nurses Say No to Meg Whitman: July 15, 2010 NURSES ROCK!

Re-Education Camps (Public Schools) & PropagandaBuster

Unemployment Extension HR4213, We Got Nothing to Give You !!

G20 THUG Cop - 'If the BUBBLE Touches Me, You're Going to be ARRESTED for ASSAULT' - WTF?!


James Taylor - Millworker

Keith Olbermann's Tea Time: Tea Party Delusions Of Grandeur - 07/16/10

Boehner Compares Wall Street Bill to Killing an Ant with a Nuke

TYT: Should We Celebrate Passage of Financial Reform Bill?

Michele Bachmann Approves this Message

Teahadist Pastor Talks Taxes.

Obama: GOP Obstructing America's Progress

Republicans and Lazy People


This is weird. Millions of shell fish washing up on the shores of Pakistan

Christian Coalition's Ralph Reed and Sharron Angle Talk God's Plans For Her - The Perfect Couple

UFO Shuts Down Airport In China! Second Sighting This Week!

Free Republic: Racism on Parade

TYT: Racist Tea Party Leader Calls NAACP Racist

Unemployment Extension Saturday July 17 2010 HR4213, S3520, HR5618. Ben Nelson and Omaha Steaks.

Sen Franken's Speech On The Economy: Simply put, if we don't face facts, we can't do our jobs.

Teahadist Terrorists march in parade with assault rifles to support Sarah Palin's candidate.

Papantonio: Hillary Clinton in 2012?

"Leave your job or we will cut your head off" -With violence on the rise, Afghan women are terrified

POLICE BRUTALITY - Jackboot Cops Taser Teacher Repeatedly While She Begs For Mercy

Friday Talking Points (131) -- Democratic Campaign Advice

Stinbrenner Really Was Just Another Hustler

On Lockerbie Bomber Release, Scotland Admits to 'BP Offer It Couldn't Refuse'

How Giant Food Corporations Are Giving Kickbacks to Schools to Get Their Products on Kids' Trays

Afghan Envoy Holbrooke and Senate in La La Land

Fixing Wall Street, Protecting Main Street

The great Dick Cheney empathy test

Poor Little CEOs

Iranian Scientist Would Not Play Curveball by Ray McGovern

Economic crisis and class struggle

The Further Adventures of Peggy Noonan

Our Planet, Our People are not Expendable! We Refuse To Sacrifice Life for Corporate Profits

Read it Now! It probably Won’t Last Long.

Unemployment Insurance benefits one of the most potent economic stimulants - Moody's - USA Today

Despite making wise financial decisions, most homeowners still face foreclosure

The right-wing rage machine unloads a frenzy of race-baiting

A conservative dismisses right-wing Black Panther 'fantasies'

Testing Waters or Not, Palin Wades Into G.O.P. Primary Races.

Hightower: Jobless Suffer While the GOP Helps The Rich Stay Rich

South of the Border: Reviewing the Reviewers

Financial Reform: Banks Already Looking To Profit From New Rules

BP, the Gulf oil spill and 87 days that changed the world

Crab Industry Workers Reveal Injustice of 'Legal' Migrant Labor

Why The Presidency Matters, And Why It’s Okay To Believe So

Women’s Role in Holocaust May Exceed Old Notions

Gulf Clean-Up Workers told they're working for free...

Unemployment Extensions and 99er Crisis -- a True Unemployment Rate of Over 28 Percent?

They Cast Out Demons & Burn "Witchcraft Items," and They're Taking Over Entire States

The 'recovery' takes a few more hits

The Homeless are like Bears

Obey: White House Suggested Cutting Food Stamps to Pay for Education Program

Good Left, Bad Left

Peak oil notes - July 15

Mayak: the other Chernobyl

First batch of endangered turtle hatchlings released into the Atlantic

Illinois Nature museum lab helps population of rare butterflies to take off

The Oil Drum: Still Testing, More on Imports, Discovery Channel, and More...

California anti-climate ballot measure could have global consequences

Alaska's Columbia Glacier No Longer Grounded - Floating Glaciers Produce Fewer, Larger Bergs

UN Report - Global Mangrove Forest Loss Four Times That Of Terrestrial Forests - CNN

NAS Panel - Right Now, Today, We Are Locking In The Climate For Hundreds, Possibly Thousands Of Yrs

WV Senate Appointee Will Not Support Cap-And-Trade - WV Audience Applauds

Zephyr solar plane flies 7 days non-stop (BBC)

Ranchers and Drug Barons Threaten Forest Once Ruled by the Maya

Has anybody seen this video. Millions of shellfish washing up on shores of Pakistan.

Woolly mammoth hunters helped change climate

World's deadliest snake- the inland taipan, discovered in a new range

467 Endangered Sea Turtles Killed by BP Spill So Far

Scientists baffled by unusual upper atmosphere shrinkage

Author Of "Solar" - Ian MacEwan - "Americans Are Profoundly Bored W. Climate Change"

The Giants' Bengie Molina hits for cycle including grand slam!!

This date on baseball: July 18th, 1999

Will TO get signed this season in the NFL or is it his last?

Surprise Leader Steps Up His Pace.

First Thought at St. Andrews: Two-Putt

Ok, here's a thread for baseball lovers.

Ooost hazen

Church punishes priest for soccer Mass

Clinton asks Jewish support to free worker in Cuba

Why Lift the Travel Ban to Cuba Now? (whacked Wall ST. Urinal article)

Cuba releases prisoners, will U.S. reciprocate?

Venezuela on brink of severing diplomatic relations with Colombia

South of the Border: Reviewing the Reviewers

El Presidente for Life opens Simon Bolivars' tomb.

Good Left, Bad Left

25,400 Honduran immigrants deported from U.S.

Documents Reveal Multimillion-Dollar Funding to Journalists and Media in Venezuela

I consistently vote Democrat

Wow, Third accidental shooting this week in the same area.....

A Bit Of Brady Campaign History, 1979 "OMG, 50 Million Handguns"

NOM's Hate Bus Uses Fake Families

There are Conservatives who get it

Conservative VS Gay parenting is a poor comparison.

Union leader Hunter disputes NBA's financial projections, preparing for lockout

City union rejects new retirement program; labor dispute headed to court

Today in Labor History July 17 Charles Luth was murdered & ships explode killing 322 (202 African-Am

AP: Former (AFSCME) Union President In Oklahoma Sentenced To Prison

NYT: Despair as Job Search Drags On and Money Dries Up

Report: NFL union serves league, commissioner, ex-union president subpoenas in civil suit

NLRB certifies WTAE union vote

NLRB rules against Grane Health Care

NLRB alleges unfair labor practices against Borgess Medical Center over nurses' contract negotiation

OSHA investigates N. Sioux sewer death

Atlanta-based NFL agents bracing for labor chaos

Kate Gosselin Targeted in New Child Labor Probe

Here's my entry if we ever do "Red" again

convert to dng on import - using bridge - I do not see file extension for dng

A little discovery in my back yard

Astronomers discover an unusual cosmic lens

Undersea caves in the Bahamas

New Indonesian Undersea Volcano Pictures

Prozac Pollution Making Shrimp Reckless

Planet Found With Comet-like Tail

What's Next For The Final Frontier?

Who's afraid of the Palestinians?

A Quiet Axis Forms Against Iran in the Middle East

Uri Avnery: Israel’s parliamentary mob

Report: Clinton, Carter to visit Gaza to mediate Shalit deal

Robert Fisk: They're all grovelling and you can guess the reason

Mother of five killed by Israeli artillery fire close to Gaza buffer zone

Israel's proposed rocket shield.

The Peace Project looking for Art Entries

The Illuminated Chakras

My garden is a happy magic, anyone?

Is Kevin Costner highly evolved, or what?

Lily Dale

The Illuminated Chakras

International Crop Circles Conference England Canceled after Attempts Made to Dictate The Program

Music is Love or 528 hz

This is not the Onion. This guy is serious. There is no Solar System.

Donor 45: The weird world of AIDS "non-progressors"

Be aware of the scam. This one really pisses me off. I know a lot of people...

335 millions worth of fail

Unemployment Insurance - one of the best forms of economic stimulus, _ USA Today

Roubini: Fasten your seat belts.. we're on the precipice of the global 'double-dip'.