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Archives: July 19, 2010

I didn't realize how badly Arizona sucks.

When Presidential Policies decried under Republican are rationalized under a Democrat, we have LOST

The Oil Drum: Breaking: Official Worry about Seeps/Pressure (and more...)

an instructive encounter between the forces of secrecy and the forces of openness

The real price of your £5 jeans: LIZ JONES meets the children still making clothes for Primark

WSJ: GOP Sees Path to Control of Senate

"Refudiate" I say. LOL!

Boy, I felt something in the air - we're missing something..

Are the CICADAS out where you live?

Come refudiate, you have to fudiate the first time. I'll bet she hasn't!

I just reserved 4 domain names to have fun with Sarah Palin, which one should I go with. . .

President Obama Wins Unlikely Allies on Immigration, Evangelicals

Please Consider K&Ring This Post:

Cornyn unable to name one GOP fiscal policy change since Bush era

The definition of "refutiate"...

Cars at Curbside, Available to Share

Do you realzie that GA. has reduced th school days from 180 down to 162?

well...malloy is a repeat,but i'm listening-anyone else?

I found this creepy anti-DU forum

10 Q2 NPMSRP National Police Misconduct Statistical Report

Address the two D.C. Circuit vacancies

To "refudiate" a friendly rw acquaintance, please explain how "entitlement" programs are legal -

OK...I'm listening to"Coffee with Sarge" featuring one of our own..SargeUNN

NY Times: After Job Training, Still Scrambling for Employment

Today's PROOF that freepers ARE NOT ignorant head-up-the-ass bigots. You want proof, you've GOT it.

"How do you make a teacher great?"


Taunts in a beautiful park turn into a fistfight, which turns into a gunfight. 20 shots fired.

St. Albans police officer faces another brutality charge

"Powering the Future" on Discovery Channel- presented by Shell!

U.S. Tells BP to Prepare for Reopening Oil Well After Seep Found

Innocent victims of the foreclosure crisis...

Citizens United - the aftermath

Looks seem apt to play role in enforcing Arizona immigration law

Despite Allegations, No Prosecutions for War Zone Sex Trafficking

we turned the corner i think

government admits a seep is happening some distance from the well

government admits a seep is happening some distance from the well

A hidden world, growing beyond control - Post 9/11 Top-Secret World Report

Pentagon reworks disclosure rule for 'senior mentors'

After years of rebuilding, most Afghans lack power

Clinton Trip to Refine Afghan War Goals

Acceleration Accident after Toyota Recalls Performed (story & video)

Happy 92nd Birthday Nelson Mandela

Sometimes your accumulated karmic burden catches up with you

Google/State Dept. Photo Contest: "Democracy is..."

Alaska Rep. Young labeled 'rogue' in memo over gas tax plan

Buying friends: U.S. to unveil large aid package to win the hearts of Pakistanis

I wonder if Meg Whitman had her hands in this? Ebay being sued for 3.5 billion.

Shanghai Volkswagen boss dies in car accident

WaPo: A hidden world, growing beyond control

Republicans are not Nazis

Insurers and Employers, Not Government, Limiting Choice of Doctors

Take a break and enjoy one of our wonders, Yosemite frazil Ice

Refudiate This Moran

Sound Familiar?

EMALS builder agrees to fixed-price deal

Austerity Clouds Outlook at Farnborough

Biden says tea party not a racist movement

Girl raised by Wolf Blitzer taken into custody

When I see someone dressed up like George Washington nowadays...

To Refudiate or Not to Refudiate, That is the Question

Future of weaponry seen in RoboSub competition

FAA denial is trouble for Idaho ($243M USD) F-35 hopes

Move Over, Climate Change Deniers

The Wash Post's Top Secret America: from your very own former insider

BP is British Imperialism

this organization is far from the democrats friends

this organization is far from the democrats friends

this organization is far from the democrats friends

A little help?

Grandiose Nazi airport becomes a wild and free park

Afghan Envoy Holbrooke and Senate in La La Land

1953 CIA Overthrow of Democracy in Iran, the Iraq War, Gulf Catastrophe. BP was there

Obama Gains Evangelical Allies on Immigration

Sarah Palin leads the GOP presidential pack for 2012


Homebuilder Confidence in U.S. Falls to Lowest Level Since April of 2009

Freepers and teabaggers who think before they speak

Howie Dean

Where are the Ideas?

This thread needs your help.

Do yourself a favor and watch this: HAITIAN RECONSTRUCTION in progress. I promise a weekend treat

The Sum of All Fears? ....... What's really going on with the BP cap?

Most Afghans still lack power

Picture of a mess

Sharron Angle’s take on separation of church and state

She's a moron.

Commentary: Kansas GOP offering a lesson in campaign extremes

Puppy mills spur call for new legislation in Texas

McCain: Paying Teachers is Pork, But Let's Cut Taxes for Those Military Contractors!

Obamas vein was popping out in his head

Pres Obama to speak about ReTHUGS holding

The July 2010 NABE Industry Survey: What Recovery?

If Democrats Repeal Bush Tax Cuts for the Wealthy, We Could Bring Back the Economy

School aims to re-teach civics with focus on faith (Mr. Glenn Beck inspired)

Ok..what do you guys think of this opinion piece by my Senator re:Moving Military to US

Army medic obituary in my paper got to me this morning...

Army medic obituary in my paper got to me this morning...

'Get the Taser. Get the Taser, Probe His A---' Death Sentence For Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia

In Europe is Hot, but in South America is freezer

Glenn Beck: Too Stupid to be a Dictator

$2.7 Billion will be spent on the wars THIS WEEK!!

Levi's Workshops (NOT Levi

Vitter Apologizes To Rachel Maddow

Attention: this is a joke

Of Course Politicians Don’t Listen to Ordinary Citizens. Why Would They?

Mr. Fish: Can't Wait to Celebrate!

Mr. Fish: Can't Wait to Celebrate!

Pete Bethune (Sea Shepherd) - full news conference - Video

What If He's Right? (Kunstler)

A rooster showed up in my yard.

The Rat visits McDonalds in New Zealand

I've got a police abuse op-Ed planned pretty soon, but first, I'm curious about something

Thom Hartmann doing great coverage of the financial picture. Tune

Two tropical waves worth watching

US Investigators are looking into why the workers messed up causing BP's rig to blow

A letter to Secretary Arne Duncan

The Oil Drum: Should the Oil Flow Restart?, Lloyd's White Paper, and More...

Remember the paintings by Iraqi women I posted about back in March?

Are We Paranoid Enough?

2010 Sea No Evil Art Show Benefiting Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (Riverside, CA)

Robin Hood 702 strikes again

How long until Fox blames this on the left?

Holy Shite - M$Greedia has already started

Nationalism or Patriotism?

Fear of `resegregation' fuels unrest in NC

Refresh my memory: What pushed gas to $4/gal for Bush?

Obama's Highest Half-Year Approval Ratings in D.C., Hawaii

tea baggers word of the day calendar...

Join me in the fun is live. . .

The GOP won't support extending benefits even if spending cuts are made.

First Amendment Under Attack — Feds Shut Down 73,000 Blogs

Ah commercialism, lovely commercialism

GOP Sees Path to Control of Senate

Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Yovani Gallardo says he would boycott All-Star Game played in Arizona.

A group of economists President Obama SHOULD be listening to:

China should cut U.S. Treasury holdings: economist

BP launches effort to control scientific research of oil disaster.

BP Oil Cap Drives Republican Lunacy Into High Gear

When money talks, ethics walk

Whats with the Pat Toomey banner ads?

Seep found near BP well, source says

Looks like the folks who thought Moqtada al-Sadr was a dead man walking 5 years ago were wrong

Looks like the folks who thought Moqtada al-Sadr was a dead man walking 5 years ago were wrong

Looks like the folks who thought Moqtada al-Sadr was a dead man walking 5 years ago were wrong

Housing prices & mortgages are far more tyrannical than taxes

We can't extend benefits, but we can build hospitals and dams in Pakistan

Breaking news: Obama to nominate Gordon Gekko to head the Consumer Financial Protection Agency

Editorial in my paper today-Neglected economic lessons from history

Olberman is on hiatus for 2 weeks, O Donnell is standing in for him

posted without comment

The Washington Post intelligence report

FYI, Will Marshall (Progressive Policy Institute) says he a centrist. Are NEOCONS centrist?

My twitter response to MSNBC on Palin tweet

I have to admit, I'm somewhat surprised at how much the GOP is playing the race card to bring down

Sarah Palin is the brevity of wit

On PUBLIC Education

Hot enough for you? Stores push summertime 'Christmas' sales

Halliburton Results Better Than Expected

EMT accused of ignoring dying NYC woman is killed

Glenn Beck Declares Obama’s Policies to be the Enemies of God

from interview with John Ralston Saul

Delete - sorry. nt

Conservative radio host Bill Cunningham developing TV talk show

Analysis: Will Missouri have a tea party victor?

Study Suggests Higher Cancer Rate Among IVF Babies

Anti-marijuana laws create a gateway to hard drugs

Has anyone had any luck getting Costco to un-discontinue an item?

FL Senate: Meek still struggling..

Progressives Fail because Progressivism is not Understood

Economists Call for Additional Stimulus

Non-binding anti-choice 'Personhood Amendment Ballot Initiative' on ballot in Georgia tomorrow.

Court grants bail to jailed ex-media mogul Black

If the GOP starts decimating Social Security....

The complete BBC documentary, "Requiem For Detroit", is now up for online viewing

Greenville Third Strongest U.S. Job Market

Teenage clothing store starts new maternity line called LOVE 21

Can someone tell me - does this video play?

Oil Spill Seepage: Rupture Reported At Top Of Well

Polls Find Wide Support For Jobless Benefit Extension

Gun permit allows quick access to Texas Capitol

Calling BS on Sarah's "heart stabs in the heartland"

We're totally screwed, aren't we?

Fundie Xtian Frauds: Progressive taxation is "unfair, unjust and unbiblical"

Press Release from Jan Brewer's Office

LOL!!! Repub Tries To Give Tea Party Away

Fiorina spokesman: it only makes sense for Carly to have two yachts

Shouldn't the President have been tougher on the Republican obstructionists?

Unravelling the Mystery of Massive Star Birth

Pence To Join Bachmann's Tea Party Caucus

Penny-wise & pound-foolish (CA early-releases prisoners)

Baggers imploding? Mark Williams Slams Tea Party Group For Kicking Him Out

Four Myths About Afghanistan

At some point we will not need the military any longer.....

It was Einstein who said that insanity is doing the same thing and expecting different results

C-SPAN As Red Pill: Camera Catches Senate Vote-Switching to Protect Credit Card Usury - OpenLeft

True or False: Anytime one suggests that any one branch

An Anonymous Government Official Doesn’t Want You to Know that Lockheed Works for NSA - EmptyWheel

Troktiko – Controversial Greek blog administrator is assassinated

Drivers Ed

"Ground Zero" Mosque

Elroy Jetson on Tweety!!!

A redditor is trying to send flowers to Elizebeth Warren

How I wish Rep. Morris K. Udall were still alive, fighting the good, liberal fight.

"The American People" ---

I just returned from the racist Rally in support of Mehserle

North Carolina Tea Party goes after..... wait for it ...... The YMCA

TPMDC: Second Tea Party Group Distancing Itself From Mark Williams

Love most of what Ed Schultz says and does, but I really wish he would find some

An ENTHUSIASTIC Mike Pence (R-IN) simply CANNOT wait to get Teabagged by Bachmann's new caucus!

California Highway Patrol officers prevent another Jim Adkisson from going on a murder spree

Syria bans full Islamic face veils at universities

ok-i have to run to the store-who will be listening to Mike Malloy tonite?

Wonkette: Breitbart Has PROOF the NAACP Is Racist

Dodd Doubts Warren's Confirmability For Job Of Consumer Guardian - The Hill

AARP - How it was co-opted - A tale that needs told

AARP - How it was co-opted - A tale that needs told

About this "Ground Zero Mosque"

Don't Gamble with our Social Security

How's THIS for an idea that will resonate with the jingoists:

"Yet our distress comes from no failure of substance. " FDR, 1933

The SECRET GOVERNMENT Is Still Alive & Thriving

Rise Rebel Resist.

Forget what Timothy Geithner thinks. We want Elizabeth Warren to police Wall Street.

about about a test for all pols to prove they are human when running for office?

The Real Reason Geithner Is Afraid of Elizabeth Warren

Steve Forbes wants no taxes and no regulations

A Popular Principal, Wounded by Government’s Good Intentions

Byron Williams (Attempted to do a killing spree of liberals) was previously convicted of hit and run

The Freep's Cesspool is one less today...

The Expense of Freedom

The "Tea Party" Just Expelled a Racist Faction

A thought to cheer people up.

US Senate: Colorado Primary - Andrew Romanoff's Platform

Valerie Plame Wilson on The View today.

Is America broken beyond repair?

Is America broken beyond repair?

That Noisy Coal Mine Alarm

Why the housing industry will not rebound anytime soon

The Rude Pundit: We’re Here! We’re Queer! It’s The Rude Pundit’s Big LGBT Week!

How would DU respond if Iran outlawed berets?

Seep in Gulf Likely Not Tied to Well, Officials Say

Alan Simpson “Lacks the Temperment to Do a Fair and Impartial Job” on Deficit Commission

Limbaugh struck deaf. Beck struck blind. When Palin loses her voice, it'll be a trifecta!

Here's a short song I wrote about teabaggers.

Amiri Told CIA Iran Has No Nuclear Bomb Programme

The Real U.S. Government: the National Security and Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwald

Glenn Beck Tells Audience He Might Be Going Blind

What's In The Washington Post Story Terrifying the Intelligence Community?

Moonshine 'tempts new generation'

are you bored?Great resource on signing statements and other presidential papers...

Who Has Photoshop and a Dirty Mind

Tea Party's 'Uni-Tea' Summit To End Racism

Obey says Team Obama suggested cutting food stamps to save Race to the Top from cuts

What Kind Of A Nation Has The U.S. Become?

Anyone who uses Nazi allusions here should first read "Explaining Hitler." Cut it out.

Holy Spicoli, I think my mother is an atheist.

Calling all Future Eaters: We can engage in civil disobedience or we can be destroyed

BP seeks to keep scientific research and data "closed off" to the public

Quarter Of American Bridges Declared Structurally Deficient or Functionally Obsolete

Protesters At A Wisconsin Taco Bell Allege Discrimination In Worker Firings

The failin quitter spin doctors are trying like hell to explain it away..

Glenn Beck may be blind within one year.

Glenn Beck may be blind within one year.

What's worse: Righties trying to out-nut each other or fundy Christians out-Christianing each other?

A graphic to keep on hand

When Adults Help Kids Flirt With Death

Glenn Beck bemoans 'politically correct world' that uses Braille on walls to accomodate the blind.

Glenn Beck's Golden Advertiser Under Investigation

Glenn Beck's Golden Advertiser Under Investigation

Afghanistan: I am filled with rage and drenched in tears by what those who own my country have done

Please see some cops complaints about following the rules

Republican candidate for Roy Blunt's seat calls those on public assistance "life-long parasites"

Republican candidate for Roy Blunt's seat calls those on public assistance "life-long parasites"

Wasilliam Shakespalin

New Evidence Links BP to the Controversial Elimination of Protected Wild Horses

Drug Czar Warns of “Black Market” for Marijuana -- file under WTF (RE: CA legalization)

Businesses close in Arizona

How to piss off gay posters

"patriotic" rich Americans renouncing citizenship because of taxes

Jury duty suck

I lost my neice early this morning

Why I'm working hard to support Democratic candidates in 2010.

BP photoshops fake photo of crisis command center, posts on main BP site

Howard Zinn's the Bomb

As Netroots Nation starts this week, some Democrats warn the liberals.

Michelle Alexander: US Prison System as a New Jim Crow (Prison/Industrial Complex)

Which statement about human evolution is closest to your own idea about it?

how do you characterize yourself philosophically?

Nobody Will Buy Bristol and Levi's Boring Reality TV Show

August 6th, 65 years ago.

Kathy Griffin fighting a battle of wits with an unarmed opponent

Kathy Griffin fighting a battle of wits with an unarmed opponent

Obama: 'It's time to stop holding workers laid off in this recession hostage to Washington politics'

"it makes sense for the (Carly) Fiorinas to be a two-yacht family" says spokesperson

seneca falls declaration of sentiments--july 19-20 1848

"The only truth is in my hands!" Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!!!

Chanelling TruthIsAll: An Open Letter to Nate Silver

Attacking homeless people

Why doesn't either party talk about what really happened to the jobs?

POSTER: Mel Gibson's next movie: REST HOME FOR RACISTS

Well, that's ONE way to do it...

What's more annoying: 1) Sloshing stomach, or 2) Hiccogh/hiccups?!1

Blue Collar Comedy Tours...

So I'm watching 2012....

my neices husband just wrecked his 4's bad

Michael Nesmith, "Joanne," live on Austin City Limits

John Scalzi lost his dog.

Batman vs. Predator

I caught a pretty good sun-behind-a-cloud pic a while ago.

Dairy substitutes? Or, humane dairy products?

Don't Cats Get Bored?

I just found "Masterpiece Mysteries" on You-tube!

Yesterday I said Good-Bye to Mr. Tinkles/Amun/Katerchen

How do you keep from thinking about something you don't want to think about?

Wild Turkeys in my back yard

With apologies and respect to the mod who locked the thread in GD

Wow....when they said there was an Olive Garden in Times Square....

Double rainbow song - has this been posted?

Ya want to know what really pisses me off?

Need tips on keeping cats cool in a hot stretch

Why you'll never see a pic of Blondie and Lucy playing

Deadliest Catch Fans: Nice tributes to Phil Harris at Discovery

Inception (NO SPOILERS)

Attention: this is a joke

Has anyone here used those self-applied hair highlighting kits?

Today I celebrate the 18th anniversary of my 21st Birthday!

I KNEW there was SOMETHING He'd forgotten.

YAY! Looks like "Super Troopers 2" will be happening.

A princess Kitty had a birthday today... (Lots of pictures Dial-up warning)

I was just eliminated from serving on a jury

2400 posts damn this took a long time

Watch Out! Bird Dive Bombs Customers at Local Shop

Random sadness is random.

"Lost" Star Matthew Fox Saddles Up For Country Life.

How many butlers do you employ?

24 minutes and counting

Can I get an opinion from you all?

"Inception" -- Good Summer Movie

Lady Gaga "Alejandro"

I had a joke all typed up for a joke thread in GD that got locked. I can't bear to waste it, so

Working out of town so I had my mailed stopped until I get home.

'Alejandro' Escovedo - Anchor

World's stupidest inventions

Drugs and popular music quality

The star of this clip isn't the gi-NORMOUS spider. It's the cat climbing up the videographer's LEG.

Why do TV programers put really bad shows in between 2 really good shows

Name a band you wish you would have seen but never will

If you were required to have dual citizenship, of what other country would you be a citizen?

Is it gravedancing if

My Mother's alzheimers is really getting bad, she does not know anyone.

I tried my first e-cig last Friday

My sister says, "we teach people how to treat us."

Bicyclist Killed During Morning Ride

A rooster showed up in my yard.

I watched Koyaanisqatsi this weekend.

True Blood: Franklin Mott's mad texting skills and more!

My Stupid Cocktail recipe rant

WTF was I thinking, replying to a thread in GD?

I'm Going In For Major Back Surgery...

Does anyone remember a cartoon in the 60s that had an

A couple new photos of my abandoned munchkin kitty...

Damn cicadas just carried off one of the neighbor kids.

Coming next to the SyFy channel!

Stories From the Road: The High Roller

How come when I am sick the cat sleeps on me...

WOULD YOU RATHER see The Coyote eat The Roadrunner or Charlie Brown finally kick that football?

Are the CICADAS out where you live?

Did you ever hunt for these as a kid...or as an adult?

William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day - Special Sarah Palin Edition:

The Walking Dead: Full Cast Pic

What if that lone unpaired sock in the load of dry clean clothes is actually

Watch the BP ROV Under Sea Cams...Thread # 35

So my sweet sister sent me a nook--need a summer reading list now.

So my sweet sister sent me a nook--need a summer reading list now.

What have you forgotten?

60 MInutes Labeled Penolope Cruz, "The Sophia Loren of Her Generation"

First Amendment Under Attack — Feds Shut Down 73,000 Blogs

This hasn't gotten much play here-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid now up big in NV Sen poll 44-37

Video of Alvin Greene's speech to the NAACP today

After years of rebuilding, most Afghans lack power

Obama to blast GOP over blocking of jobless benefits

Teaparty WWII vet writes letter to President Obama.

What a dumb ass

As Obama’s Popularity Falls; Republicans Inch Ahead in 2012 Race

Shining A Light On 'A Pretty Gauzy Agenda'

2012 Republican Convention Schedule

Politico national poll: Obama 48/47 favorable plus '12 match-ups

The Elizabeth Warren drama: another missed opportunity?

Gingrich's big ideas

Engineers Detect Seepage Near BP Oil Well

Republican campaign chairs defend George W. Bush (New Strategy - Whitewashing the Bush Era)

Charlie Cook: A Glimmer Of Hope For Democrats

Foreclosures bring wealth, rebukes for Florida lawyer


EMT who was accused of negligence killed in Sunday shooting

Meet The Press: Sen. John Cornyn Can’t Distinguish Today’s GOP Policies From Those Under Bush

Biden:Tea Party isn't a racist organization

President Obama calls on GOP to vote for jobless benefits; forget politics

How CONTROLLED is Obama?

How CONTROLLED is Obama?

Clinton opens Pakistan talks with new aid projects

BP can keep oil cap closed for another day, says Allen

New New Jersey Poll: Obama in pretty good shape in state

Lie Of The Day

Toyota Prius Success Runs Into Soviet Emigrant's Patent Claim

It's not an emergency if you're rich

Why Doesn't this President Act Presidential?

To Bitch McConnell - YOU pick the spending to be cut

Folks, the fix is in on the Consumer Financial "Protection" Bureau

Sneak preview of PPP Nevada Senate Poll (out tomorrow)

Biden Retreats On Afghanistan Drawdown (VIDEO)

Obama calls out Republicans as deficit frauds

What celebrities, over the years, have had the most sex appeal for you?

M.T.A. Deficit Means Riders May Pay More

Seventeen party-goers shot dead in Mexico

Broadway at the White House

Gun Permit Allows Visitors Quick Access to Texas Capitol

Obama Wins Unlikely Allies in Immigration

Oil Majors Boost Plans to Expand Iraq Oil Output

More than 60 killed in India train crash

Glenn Beck Declares Obama’s Policies to be the Enemies of God

Palin's Twitter Meltdown

Washington Post exposes US 'intelligence flaws'

Thank you, Sarah Palin, for giving DU a new word.

Tactical Radicalism And The End Of The GOP Establishment

NRCC: No He Did Not!

Kerry and Snowe introduce a bill to lay the groundwork for a spectrum plan

"Obama beats Reagan on the pace of job recovery by a year...From a deeper recession..."

Some Evangelical christian leaders support Obama on immigration reform -

Buying Venezuela's Press With U.S. Tax Dollars

Study: Poverty, more than race, tied to HIV

Dodd casts doubt on Warren's confirmability

Senators request meeting with British PM over Lockerbie case

Abortion foes win a round in health overhaul

Who the hell's afraid of Jeb Bush???

Judge extends order blocking Oklahoma abortion law (OK)

Flashback: Pelosi fought for greater oversight over intelligence

New senator (Carte Goodwin) expected to be the 60th vote to push through jobless extension

Toyota Settles Infringement Case Over Hybrid Patent

Amiri Told CIA Iran Has No Nuclear Bomb Programme

Gallup: Obama approval ratings by state

Scott Brown pity party: "Why is it that I'm always the one that has to vote with the Democrats?"

Hearings: Questions raised about oil rig captain's actions after explosion

Maryland invalidates indepedent voters

Greek journalist gunned down, police cite terror

China Passes U.S. as Top Energy User

Guilty Plea Entered in Obama Student Loan Case

Greenpeace ship to survey damage to Gulf

Greenpeace ship to survey damage to Gulf

Ezra Klein: Republican Push Begins: There's a 'Democrat tax hike' on the way

Uganda Police Say Pakistanis Among Blast Suspects

China Passes U.S. as World's Biggest Energy Consumer

Oil pipeline explosions create environmental disaster for China

Off-duty Chicago police officer shot outside his home

BP's Oil Spill Costs Near $4 Billion Mark

US lawmaker says BP could 'evade' fines by shutting in Gulf well

World Development Movement urges food market regulation

Krugman: The Pundit Delusion

Adminstration OK's behind the scenes talks with Taliban

Planned Temecula Valley mosque draws opposition

Obama Accuses GOP of "Lack of Faith in the American People"

Wikileaks Reopens for Leakers

Halliburton 2Q profit jumps 83 percent

China on Track to Aim 2, 000 Missiles At Taiwan: Report

China seals oil port after spill

The Willie Hortonization of Barack Obama

US Pushing UN Status for Gay Rights Group

Air Force investigating Wis. National Guard leader

US Whistle-Blower Group Says US State Department Had Funded FFF (Liz Cheney connection)

Holy moly-Dem surge in Gallup generic congressional ballot preference poll-up by 6 points 49-43!

Law for Mafia used in BP suit

Navy laser roasts incoming drones in mid-air

(New York) State Can Try to Detain Man Who Infected Women (with HIV)

Ford breaks ground on $300 million China plant

Guard troops to head to border states Aug. 1

Obama to call for extension of jobless benefits

They better fix this - or Obama might lose my vote next time around

Its about time they expose Linda McMahon on how she and her husband make there millions

BP's ruptured oil well leaking from top, White House says

This can't be true: Republicans want to make the 2010 election a referendum on Bush? (updated)

Obama is taking the Bully Pulpit right now. "We Need to Pass Unemployment Benefits Extension"

Gallup daily tracking poll: Obama 48/44 approval

Syria bans face veils at universities

60 votes in place, Dems ready to extend jobs money

How Can Obama Rebound?

Exclusive: Glenn Beck's Golden Advertiser Under Investigation

Lunatic in Oakland Shoot-Out Furious with “Left-Wing Politicians”

Watchdog: Auto dealers shut down too fast

Post a movie quote. See if anyone can identify the movie.

Post a movie quote. See if anyone can identify the movie.

Multiple shooting at Washington state park near Seattle stemmed from argument

Palin's "Refudiate" Tweet on Mosque Near Ground Zero Draws Fire


(Top Secret America) A hidden world, growing beyond control

Elizabeth Warren Praises Obama & Geitner

Capitol Hill Agenda: July 19, 2010

Urgent - Gulf Oil Spill Causing Toxic Rain, Killing Crops

Why The Oil Spill is Worse Than it Looks

Obama: 'Partisan Minority' Must Stop Blocking Of Unemployment Benefits

Sam Crump from Arizona now running for U.S.Congress

Lt. Gov Ramsey sold the USPS his Bluff City land via the "Washington Way"

Midweek Politics: The French Burqa Ban...Discrimination or Logical Safety/Human Rights Legislation?

Rubio: Jobless Benefits Must Be Paid For But Tax Cuts Are Free!

Papantonio: Vitter Prostitutes for BP

Apocalypse Africa: Made in America - Trailer

Michelle Alexander: US Prisons, The New Jim Crow - Prison/Industrial Complex

Reid: Help Struggling Nevadans By Extending Unemployment Assistance

Republicans fake deficit outrage

CBS Face The Nation: "Tea Party Federation" Expels Mark 'Kleagle' Williams & His "Tea Party Express"

Al Gore, Credibility & the Media


Julian Assange: Why the world needs WikiLeaks

Mitch McConnell getting grilled about voting no on the Unemployment Extension

Family Values Woman Tormented by Silent Protesters

Cornyn - Bush's stock 'going up a lot'. People looking back 'with fondness' (1:41)

Glenn Beck proves we are over regulating

The World's Most Bizarre Man-Made Disasters

Young Turks: Cenk Appearing on MSNBC Every Friday at 3pm ET!

I figured that if I take him to one of them, that his own kind would take care of him

Glenn Beck tells Salt Lake City audience he may be going blind due to macular dystrophy

Teahadist Pastor Goes NUTS with HOLY SPIRIT in Front of Equality Protest

Carl Sagan: A Universe Not Made For Us

Venezuela: Terrorist admits sabotage plan

After years of rebuilding, most Afghans lack power

Wisconsin comes before Wall Street (Sen. Russ Feingold) editorial.....

How the Self-Help Industry Tied Spiritual Salvation to Spending Lots of Money

The Tea Party Does a Striptease and It Turns Out to Be the Republican Party with Misspelled Signs

When Adults Help Kids Flirt With Death

Abortion foes win a round in health overhaul

Iraqi corruption, US embassy denial

Krugman, Roubini, Calc. Risk: "De Facto Double-Dip" Is Here

That Noisy Coal Mine Alarm

An important week for Kosovo

BP Kills Whale Skimmer With Dispersants

A hidden world, growing beyond control by Dana Priest and William M. Arkin

The Politics Of Anger - NPR

Thousands Injured, 275 Dead, WR Grace Not Guilty

Buying Venezuela's Press With U.S. Tax Dollars

Mr. President, You're Building the Wrong Nation

Vandana Shiva: The Killing Fields of Multi-National Corporations

The Real Reason that Geithner is afraid of Elizabeth Warren

Chris Hedges: Calling All Future-Eaters

Noam Chomsky: The Antidote To So Many Lies

The Retirement Nightmare: Half of Americans Have Less Than $2,000 Banked for Their Golden Years

Unlikely Tutor Giving Military Afghan Advice - "3 Cups of Tea" author Greg Mortenson

What If He's Right? (James Howard Kunstler)

Stephen Schneider in 1979

The Oil Drum: Officials Worry about Seeps/Pressure (and more...)

Manitoba braces for zebra-mussel invasion

Drumbeat from the weekend...

Drumbeat: July 19, 2010

Henry Ellers: working to preserve Illinois botanical history

The Oil Drum: Should the Oil Flow Restart?, Lloyd's White Paper, and More...

Biologists suspect residual DDT for thinning egg shells in California condors

Putting out fire with gasoline? A Few Things Ill Considered

How much CO2 does one solar panel create?

In Australia's Largest National Park, "Staggering Decline" In Small Mammal Populations - Mongabay

Guardian - BP Ordered Rig Blowout Preventer To Be Overhauled In China To Save Money

Mass Coral Bleaching "A Really Huge Event" - 2010 May Surpass 97/98 As Worst Ever For Coral Death

BP launches effort to control scientific research of oil disaster.

A Treasure Trove in the Baltic Sea

BP's Live Feed Shows Oil Seepage. Will the Containment Seal Hold?

It's good to be Greens, as balance of power tipped (in Australian elections)

Audio slideshow: Noctilucent clouds

Using Magnets to Cool Your Refrigerator

Populations Of Kestrels - UK's Most Common Bird Of Prey - Collapse; Down 1/3 In One Year

What Those Who Killed the Tar Sands Report Don't Want You to Know

Last Female Rhino In SA's Kruger National Park Bled To Death After Poachers Hacked Off Horn

10 Environmental Disasters Worse Than BP Oil Spill

Climate scientist Stephen Schneider dead at 65

Three Gorges Dam Faces Test As Biggest Floods Since 1954 Approach - Guardian

The Flying Prius

ESPN Green-Lights 'The Decision' For 22 More Episodes

American Le Mans Series Ferraris switch to Ethanol 85%- expect performance boost from higher octane

Final Breeze for Rachel Alexandra

Despite Chavez, Venezuela economy not socialist

Giants robbed of win on bad call..

Colombia Will Present Guerrilla Claim to OAS July 22

Venezuelan union clashes are on the rise as Chavez fosters new unions at odds with older ones

Bolivia approves new autonomy law

Report: Cooks investigated over Bolivian president's illness

US diplomats in Cuba to meet jailed dissidents' wives

Buying Venezuela's Press With U.S. Tax Dollars

Cuban dissidents claim they were misled by Spain (not given free perks Cubans get in the USA)

OAS not to intervene in Venezuela's ban on Chilean electoral observers

Ten young men were wounded Saturday night

Gun Permit Allows Visitors Quick Access to Texas Capitol

Constitutional Accountability Center (CAC)

I-580 in Oakland remains closed following shootout

Uniformed Chicago officer is shot, killed

Burglary turns deadly in NW Travis Co. (Texas)

Daughter shot as mother fires on man during argument

Taunts in a beautiful park turn into a fistfight, which turns into a gunfight. 20 shots fired.

Gun permit allows quick access to Texas Capitol

Man at ATM fires back at would-be armed robber

Truth Wins Out: Major 'Ex-Gay' Life Coach Accused of Sexual Misconduct By Former Clients

Gubernatorial rivals court carpenters union

BAE union workers reject contract

ICE's whistle-blower 'witch hunt' must stop, union says

Corrected title: Union leader sees prospects in Chinese deal for GM division

Hong Kong Passes First Minimum Wage Bill

Department of Labor unveils 401(k) fee rules

Blood drives imperiled by job actions at Red Cross

Jury says Union Pacific owes worker $560K

Middle-Income U.S. Workers Ill Prepared For Retirement - 401(K)'s Are One Reason

Google/State Dept. Photo Contest: "Democracy is..."

paranormal going ons

NASA appears to no longer be shooting for the stars

Carl Sagan: A Universe Not Made For Us

Subterranean Living May Await Moon and Mars Colonists

An intuitive understanding of Euler's Formula

Why Israel keeps moving to the right

The lies about Hamas rockets

Survey reveals British Jews can be a critical friend to Israel

The Region: The abandonment of logic on the Middle East

German anti-semitism takes a new twist

Israel's 'illegal' children

HuffPo claims skin cancer is conspiracy

Hizb Ut-Tahrir: Gaza forces assault, detain supporters

"By Your Grace / Jai Gurudev" by Krishna Das

Oh For pete's sake!!!!!

Last week I gave an Opening Meeting Demonstration of Audio-Visual Stimulation Entrainment

Syria to ban veils in public and private universities.

Moral Camouflage or Moral Monkeys?

Describe what you understand Fractal Time to be for humans?

Genesis Question for Religious Moderates

Early treatment key for HIV-positive patients: WHO

What is the story on CODEX ALIMENTARIUS? Obama signed it into law on June 10.

Anti-Cancer Effects of Broccoli Ingredient Explained

Insurers Push Plans That Limit Choice of Doctor

Federal Housing Finance Agency growing a pair?

From single mom to Billionaire!