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Archives: July 8, 2010

"Investigation" clearing climate scientists is a whitewash

Experts: Too many obstacles in the way of new cancer drugs

I propose a mandatory "disclaimer" to be broadcast with each an every one of BP's

Having Doubts: Does anyone else want to renounce some of the radio programming aimed at guys?

75th Anniversary of National Labor Relations Act: Unions the Answer Then and Now

Alcoholism: Serious Question ... Please, Help -------->

does anyone here see GOP strategists saying something alone the lines of...

OMG. Deadline to file claim against BP is tomorrow?

Job postings at Democracy Now....

July 22 action against Hyatt

Oil Industry Gains Billions of Dollars in Government Subsidies

If Manchin wants to be senator, he should just appoint himself and be done with it

Rachel's 2d Afghan show, coming up, 9:00 pm edt.

Rachel's 2d Afghan show, coming up, 9:00 pm edt.

USGS is having a presser on the quake

LINK to radio coverage of Southern California earthquake here.

OECD Warns Of 'Muted' Recovery Criticizes Congress For Allowing Unemployment Benefits To Lapse

"When you go to these locations, you don't go for the view"

Legalized marijuana in CA "could drop from $375 to $38 an ounce, undercut tax windfall"

A truly nasty man -Kissinger

bu$h* On Jobs: The Worst Track Record On Record

I *lost* the FREE POCKET KNIFE *offer* from the NRA because of my answers to their mail-out survey!1

Boxer's new strategy: Go after the 'bad hair' vote

Let's DO it !1 Greta wants our survey/input on supporting AZgov's canceling border conference

Priests, nuns, atheists, anarchist and one clown were among the 36 arrested (Nuclear Protest)

firefighters suspended for drinking beer they rescued

Way back when DU was just a baby, we knew & posted about Clarence's wife.

Do cities have the authority to ban handguns (or all guns)?

Advocacy group: Errors `riddle’ Cuccinelli claim on UVa climate papers

Dick Armey: Tea Party Candidates Should Avoid Tea Party Label

What's your choice for the best source of news in America?

What's your choice for the best source of news in America?

Anti-torture Activists writes: Iraqi lawyer seeks asylum from prosection of torture

guess we had best take lady blah blah seriously, they are.

Happy Birthday, Ringo. July 7, 1940.

Citizens United: "Obama is the new Neville Chamberlain"

So, I got a call from the DLC today.

NMSDC Conference Moved to Miami (from Arizona)

MUST SEE RACHEL TONIGHT, about effect of war in Afghan.

German Factory Orders 'Unexpectedly' Fell 0.5% in May; April Growth Revised

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Brad Friedman subs for Mike

2nd tropical depression of season forms in Atlantic; storm warnings for parts of lower Texas coast

Adventures In Tasering

Federal Reserve weighs steps to offset slowdown in economic recovery

Damnit All to Hell ~ Bipartisanship you should reject! Yes You Can!!!!!

Meg Whitman: 'NO a la Proposición 187 y NO a la Ley de Arizona'

Witness Alleges Brutality in Bartlett

Obama's recess appointment of health boss rankles the Right ...bu$h* made 171 recess appts.

It's not the heat, it's the stupidity

Tee hee. Someone's hang'n signs re old leather face in AZ.

Ok, anyone know what was with all the Hannitized Freepers....

Lower Greenville Patrons, Merchants Upset over Officer's use of Pepper Ball Gun

Has anyone else here taken the National Survey on Drug Use and Health?

Federal lawsuit: Woman lost baby after IMPD beating

NATO attack mistakenly kills 5 Afghan soldiers

I am resorting to a bit of a nuclear option myself, day fifteen

It's little things that make you think maybe something is going on ...

Video Link posted merely for the fun of it. Take a look.

Unemployed Republican Readers...Are you happy?

Unemployed Republican Readers...Are you happy?

Each dot represents a person who is unemployed or a job lost. Now multiply by 8...

somebody tell me quick, what is the order?

somebody tell me quick, what is the order?

somebody tell me quick, what is the order?

Wiretapping charge for man accused of recording party bust on cell phone

I just posted this in another message board.

Can anyone help me with questions about labor law in Maine?


Salon discusses that Scarborough thing...the one about killing his intern and getting away with it.

Stop feeding them.

And this is sad and shocking

HIV Scare not Over for Miami-Area Vets

Survey of Afghans points to rampant corruption in government

Early humans in England 800,000 years ago

Afghan Companies Say U.S. Did Not Pay Them

In the Stupid Department: Palin makes exception for military spending

The best comment today in the military rags:

Mullens Advocate More Reserve Support

Vehicles of Guilty Marine Seized

Next CG mod set for Pearl Harbor

VA not approving enough service dogs, IG says

Psychologists face Guantanamo abuse claim

At least 58 Alabama patients treated for oil-related ailments, say health officials

**Happy Lebron Day!** Lebron and what Lebron means to you

Anti-Obama posters stir flap at North Dakota Capitol

40 Iraqi pilgrims killed, scores wounded in Shiite religious pilgrimage

Two More Trade Unionists Assassinated In Colombia

More casualties of the one trillion dollar military budget: Budget cutbacks in California expose mor

U.S. casualties to mount as Afghan war widens, general says

WaPo Whopper on Trumka, Social Security and Taxes

(Military) Sources: Rolling Stone quotes made by jr. staff

"Multibillion-dollar Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative": WSJ

They'll let you die for 1/100th of a penny.

The War Drones On

IMF says Europe presents main threat to global recovery..

"Huge mats of tar found on Galveston beaches"

Judge rules hotel illegally encouraged workers to decertify the union

Judge rules hotel illegally encouraged workers to decertify the union

Mississippi business leaders say oil spill blow may last years

The United States of Abuse

Jesus' General: Bill Gates wants to shrivel our testicles

Guantanamo detainee pleads guilty at military commission

Owner of Exploded Rig Exploits Offshore Status

Owner of Exploded Rig Exploits Offshore Status

Morning Joe sinks into irrelevant idiocy (even worse than usual).

I felt the earthquake!

Officer's Actions Under Review After Shooting (Of unarmed man during traffic stop)

Can Your Cell Phone Put You in a Cell Block?

Can Your Cell Phone Put You in a Cell Block?

Matt Miller: Jobs now, deficits . . . soon!

So Dumbya's Texas Rangers are bankrupt

The Grim Sleeper: How a son's DNA snared his father ("Familial DNA Testing")

Missing children come in many colors

MARKOS: MSNBC Only Bans Scarborough CRITICS

In CA water wars: Suit Filed: Groups Seek Return of Kern Water Bank to Public Control

Groups Launch Effort to Change Campaign Money Law

TX Workforce COmm. tells employers how to avoid paying unemployment to qualified (ex) employees .

i just saw a commercial comparing Obama to neville chamberlaiin

Wal-Mart oozes into the big Blue State cities

Two More Candidates for the McChrystal Treatment

OECD sees 'daunting challenge' in cutting unemployment AND deficits

OECD sees 'daunting challenge' in cutting unemployment AND deficits

Solar Powered Plane that works: $95 Million. Ospry: $27 BILLION before it stopped crashing. (rant)

Europe should freeze deep water drilling: top official

Boehner Invites Lobbyists To Help Form GOP Agenda In Intimate Meeting At His Office

How Virginia tried to pass an immigration law similar to AZ, but was forced to repeal it..

Junk Food Crackdown: Feds Draw Up Strict Standards For Marketing To Kids

Kidnapping suspect reportedly shoots himself in Lincoln Co., Missouri

It's What We Do.

A question for our buds in Southern California:

Special Forces called in as gunman taunts UK Police for 5th day..

Republicans Incite Class Warfare—Within the Middle Class

Pseudo-historian and Glenn Beck pal, David Barton, admits that a lot of his data is unverifiable

How We Won the War on Drugs, Repeatedly, and How to Win the Afghanistan War

Despite being told by armed thugs not to take photographs he kept snapping

Celebrities fight for Iranian woman sentenced to stoning

Homeowner doesn't like union using inflatable rat to protest builders' use of nonunion workers

Why Liberals Should Love the Second Amendment

Why Liberals Should Love Slavery

Has anyone seen the promos for "Outsourced?"

Detroit Republican Examiner openly admits racism, calls for "bloodshed"

PETA demands Paul, the World Cup-predicting octopus, be set free

Legal group: Gays shouldn’t answer Pentagon survey

Majority of Judges Hearing Drilling Moratorium Appeal Attended Oil-Funded Junkets

MARK TWAIN-Fresh As The Day It Was Written

What's with all the Kos hate here?

AFL-CIO President Trumka: Obama lawsuit against anti-immigrant law a first step, but not enough

WHY do American Muslims have to "grapple" with "homegrown jihad"?

Despite Vitter's Denials, DISGRACED Staffer Worked on WOMEN's ISSUES.

Old songs that have meaning today, "Some things will never change"

PETA demands Paul, the World Cup-predicting octopus, be set free

When social media & culture collide - CNN Fires Editor After Hezbollah Twitter Message

Iraq's Prospects Seem As Grim As Its Recent Past brought to you by the Nevada Dems

Chinese outsourcer seeks U.S. workers with IQ of 125 and up

Search for Kyron Horman Complicated by Botched Sting on Terri Horman

C-SPAN's Washington Journal, etc - What do DUers think?

Devil's advocate or just plain Devil? Hard to tell them apart here, lately.

"Coming up we'll be talking to former heart throb Lief Garrett about Lindsay Lohan."

Detroit Public Schools tries something new: A school run by teachers

Jesus Appears in Portuguese Playboy edition! May not be suitable/safe for work (NSFW),

The Senate refused to vote on unemployment and then went on vacation.

Hail Mary full of grace-Accept Jesus motherfucker-Or I'll shoot you in the face

slow news day today....

"Ann Coulter", a little ditty by nostamj

It's a given that right wing cartoonists have the intelligence of a milk crate, but Jesus:

climategate....British Panel Clears Scientists

climategate....British Panel Clears Scientists

UK treasure hunter finds 52,000 Roman coins

Geithner and Summers: Candidates for the McChrystal Treatment

Report: NSA creating spy system to monitor domestic infrastructure

Solar-powered plane lands safely after 26-hour flight

Repubes still looking to beat Dems with Obamacare in Nov - but wasn't it really their fault??

Oh... My... Barf...

Samples Confirm Corexit Ingredients In Gulf Spill Area Far Above Toxic Concentrations

Obama: Israelis suspicious of me because my middle name is Hussein

Steele: 'I ain't going anywhere'

Why Teachers Unions Are Fed Up with Obama

Buffett: 'We’re coming back, no question in my mind'

Transocean, BP's drilling partner, linked to Iran, Syria

Why should we fund NASA? (a quick soccer ball rant)

U.S. Stocks Advance After Jobless Claims Report, Retail Sales

SPLC : Meet the 'Patriots'

Do you believe the USA should ever engage in "Nation Building"?

Do you believe the USA should ever engage in "Nation Building"?

Average pay of Japanese CEOs is one-seventh that of CEOs in U.S

Pro-Wall Street Democrats launch insurgent campaign in New York against liberal Democrat

Titanic's Gloria Stuart turns 100

That'll show 'em!

World Nut Daily fundie columnist cheers vandalism of "One Nation Indivisible" billboards

FSU Film School screens award winning documentary "Fuel"

war...huge f__king waste of time...

THe Devil Went down to Jamaica - hilarious

watching that one commercial again...

BP: Gulf oil spill could be stopped this month

Now the time has come for the Congress and this administration to quit doing the bidding

Miami GOP Chairman Will Be Asked to Resign Over "REPEATED" Domestic Violence Record

BP's New Injury Stats: Texas Tarballs and More...

Idea for Florida License Plates...

Thursday TOON Roundup part 3

CNN reporting that Mel Gibson is target of domestic violence suit in Malibu CA

Mama Grizzlies and Pink Elephants

From The Seattle AFT Convention (Thanks To Proud2BlibKansan!)

Thursday TOON Roundup part 1

CNN suddenly cares about obnoxious Twitter posts?

Labor Day suggestion for Gulf states worried about tourism

Tea Party Think Tank Headed By Clarence Thomas' Wife Makes Common Cause With Militia Guru Larry Prat

Planned Unemployment... This Is NO accident...Dancing At the Doomsday Ball.

" the midst of a depression" - Krugman

Iranian Mother May Be Stoned To Death

I hate my local weekly fishwrap...

Conan Gets Emmy Nomination Over Leno

Thursday TOON Roundup part 4

Nixon and BFEE considered nuking North Korea, among other places.

dear lebron james, i don't care for one second where you go to play basketball

dear lebron james, i don't care for one second where you go to play basketball

Did You Know Tar Balls Glow Orange Under UV Light?....Mother Jones website

Thursday TOON Roundup part 5

Just watched Mississippi Burning again...(pics)

Rant on: Personal responsibility

Republicans know how to organize. We look like the Keystone Kops.

Chromium Bug - Huge amount of goats teleported

The Stupid, It Burns!

Another teen idol wrote a song promoting the beating and killing of woman... Why is DU silent?.

Thursday TOON Roundup part 2

About the LeBron mania sweeping the media...

Did you get this e-mail from Alan Grayson?

Iranian Embassy denies widow to be stoned to death

Perhaps if the Democrats contrast how many private section jobs were created 2009-10

Vitter says his former aid handled abortion issues, but not 'Women's Affairs' (VIDEO)

lawyer sues Lebron James for millions, because he says he's the dad. WTF?

"Our crews are cleaning Gulf beaches 24/7" - line in a BP teevee ad

The Rude Pundit: Suck These Sweaty Balls, Climate Change Deniers

So what SHOULD I write? (Gay Marriage thing)

Tweety doing his Palin drool..again

"Actually it's quite fun to fight them, you know. It's a hell of a hoot,"

Sharron Angle's Advice For Rape Victims Considering Abortion: Turn Lemons Into Lemonade

Dad of missing Ore. boy says he suspects stepmom

VP Joe Biden In Portland Oregon Today!!!

Should we allow electric cars during a heatwave?

Ken Salazar is an industry hack

Dentists warn of giant burger dangers - over- extending jaw injuries

Obama does a goody

Obama does a goody

Better Movie with Cameos by US Senators?

'Today' Show to Allow Same-Sex Couples in Wedding Contest

I'm sick of Lebron James

I'm sick of Lebron James

Barack Obama is like Jimmy Carter...

Disaster Messaging by the Democrats: It Could be Fatal to America's Future -- By George Lakoff

Slap Down at The Supermarket....Session Two

Vermont's Health Care Reform Commission hires Taiwan's single payer architect

Military Psychologists Face Complaints With Licensing Boards Over Roles at Guantanamo

Mehserle jury reaches verdict

The Looney "Lonetree Declaration". The haters are converging on my city

This is too funny not to post.

Gov Crist rescues oily birds..

NYT: Wal-Mart Fighting $7,000 Fine in Trampling Case

KS rally with AZ sheriff forced to new site; religious school asks that event be moved

Arrest Now! Bring war crimes suspects of Darfur to justice ( Amnesty International)

"Bush, Cheney, Yoo & Each Of Your Good Friends-There Are Many Who Wish You A Very Long Life"

"Bush, Cheney, Yoo & Each Of Your Good Friends-There Are Many Who Wish You A Very Long Life"

Thank you Eugene Robinson

A Facebook rant in which I defend the welfare state

"As irrational prejudice plainly never constitutes a legitimate government interest..." WOOHOOO!

George Lakoff: Democrats Are Constantlty Resorting To Disaster Messaging.

Sotomayor's GOP 'yea' votes remain mute on Kagan

Hays County Texas deputies accused of excessive force against 80yr-old man and his son

I just made out with a guy for the first time because

I just made out with a guy for the first time because

Kabuki Democracy: Why a Progressive Presidency Is Impossible, for Now - Eric Alterman

Report on my bay:

FB discussion with conservative idiot.

Healthcare Forum... with Newton Leroy "Newt" Gingrich

"I see a recovery, this economy is coming back" - Buffett

the teabagger demographic

Another made in USA clothing line

Has anyone dones an Sharron Angle commercial overlayed on video of the McVeigh bombing

Will he stay or will he go? (Lebron James and Cleveland)

Challenge for photoshop DU:ers RE: Sarah Palin's momma grizzly bear ad.

Who the hell is this Independent Women's Voice person on Hardball right now?

Could this be dispersant?

Could this be dispersant?

KGO radio: Involuntary Manslaughter in BART shooting. NT

Mehserle convicted of involuntary manslaughter.

Another Obama Recess Appointment For Someone Not Named Johnsen

Where is DemoTex?

I guess we are wired differently

Obama internet 'kill switch' bill approved

Goodbye India Outsourcing, Hello Rural America Insourcing

I like the term "solidarity Democrat" but for short we can call ourselves "solid Dems".

Have we forgotten Haiti?

Mehserle jury reaches verdict - scheduled to be read about 4 p.m.(BART shooting)

Ringo's 70th

Street Smarts; Diebold is now a verb that means "to steal"

Democrats Fear They Can't Match $200 Million GOP Campaign Avalanche

Majority Of Judges Hearing Drilling Moratorium Appeal Attended Oil-Funded Junkets

IMF to US elders: Your cat food is ready!

For the political observers here, what do you attribute to people turning away from politics?

Spend Our Money....on like-minded people

HuffPo: Rand Paul Worries That Obama's BP Criticism Is Putting Oil Giant 'Out Of Business'

Judge declares US gay-marriage ban is unconstitutional

HuffPo: Income Gap Between Rich and Poor Is Highest It's Been In 80 Years

Gunning For Grandma

Obama Will Show GLBT His Core Beliefs

Liz Cheney......LOSER.

Crist 34%, Rubio 36%, Meek 15%- Rasmussen (July 8)

Fairly good size earthquake in Anchorage right now.

Blatant Market Manipulation, How the rich are getting richer in the middle of the night.

Huge Roman coin find for hobbyist

Bobby Jindal Signs 'Guns-In-Church' Bill Into Law

CNN fires long-time employee for tweeting her sadness, respect for late Hezbollah leader

Swipe, smile, blow: Pa. has wine vending machines

Those 260,000 Stolen Documents From the State Dept.

Is there a clip available of the Back in Black segment on

Gawker: Levi Johnston's Sister Will Not Be Silenced: Bristol Got Pregnant on Purpose!

Good news! Steele "ain't goin' anywhere" ..

Photo: THE ULTIMATE PROOF that Liberal Women are the most beautiful...conventional and otherwise.

Democrats in Trouble, But Voters Hate Republicans More

my ltte printed today-the effect of infinite wars

Help Defeat Boehner in Just One Click!

You'd think a Capitalist Mecca like the US would look for & embrace "Best Practices"

You'd think a Capitalist Mecca like the US would look for & embrace "Best Practices"

Will the left be blamed if the Democrats lose seats?

Know your companies: ChoicePoint

***July photo contest needs more entries***

SeizeBP files FOIA request demanding records on Coast Guard's new restrictions on media access

BP can do whatever the hell they want to do. After all, who is going to stop them?

What do you think of these two policy ideas?

In 1934, although the U.S. was still in a depression, the Democrats were able to gain seats

I had no idea how much energy these wind turbines can produce

Head Wreck finds a religion he can endorse. Please come CAPTION!!!!!

Obama endorses Netanyahu as man of peace

Minor rant on police traffic stop

Went through jury duty selection in Phoenix. Something unbelievable happened.

Last year Joey S had Mika defend him from the "liberal" media in a NYT letter. Now Markos...

Need some help, and ideas for my state

Tar balls wash up on Cocoa Beach and Cape Canaveral... Is The Coast Guard In Bed With BP

Holder: Spill probe not confined to BP

Democrats Fear They Can't Match $200 Million GOP Campaign Avalanche

Invisible Contamination: How the BP Spill Might Be Poisoning People

Invisible Contamination: How the BP Spill Might Be Poisoning People

Robert Reich -We're in a Recession Because the Rich Are Raking in an Absurd Portion of Wealth

ProPublica Photographer: I Was Followed by BP Security and Then Detained by Police

Is having a house pet "animal cruelty?"

10 year old babysitter arrested for abusing 23 month old baby

Effects of a Brazilian oil spill 10 years on - pic of mangrove

Rachel Maddow is a HOTTIE! (PIC)

Obama draws about $500,000 for Carnahan in Missouri Senate race, praises her as independent

Do cities have the authority to ban freedom of speech or freedom of the press?

"The people are pissed off"

Mel Gibson tells girlfriend she "f**cking deserved" to get hit in face while holding baby daughter

48 states agree with Albert Snyder that Westboro/Phelps needs to be stopped

48 states agree with Albert Snyder that Westboro/Phelps needs to be stopped

BREAKING: Section 3 of DOMA found unconstitutional, violates equal protection

White People calling Tan Tax Racist

Detroit Republican Examiner openly admits racism, calls for "bloodshed"

Check in if you enjoy choking on exhaust fumes in sweltering heat . . .

Too Old For A Job, Too Young For Medicare Or Social Security

Why isn't dental work considered to be medical care

How about NONE-Of-The-ABOVE in all elections?

Cheap Gas?

Why I Am Afraid of the School Privatization Movement

Whatever you think of Kos, Joe Scarborough still had a dead intern in his office and . . . .

Gallagher Is a Paranoid, Right-Wing, Watermelon-Smashing Maniac - The Decline of a Comedy Legend

Recalls Leave New Car Buyers Wary About Switching to Toyota

I was just going thru my hard drive and came across this pic.

Text Of Obama Administration Letter To BP

Democratic Poll Has Grim News for Party, Obama

Legal eagles SOS: civil rights violations of kids near border

You can be arrested for invading the police's right of privacy if you videotape...

You can be arrested for invading the police's right of privacy if you videotape...

Turn a key in day's door. Please come CAPTION Fuss Limpblah!!!

How in hell can someone "support" Arizona's anti-immigrant law?

For her sake I'm backing Spain

"James Mattis, Marine Corps General, to take over U.S. Central Command"

MSNBC won’t comment on whether they banned liberal blogger from network

Income of $94K = being on the hook for $29K in health care expenses

UFW President on Colbert tomorrow 7/8 at 11:30pm EST

S.F. considers banning sale of pets except fish

S.F. considers banning sale of pets except fish

Ray McGovern and Robert Parry on Truth Unflinching and the Price of Integrity

10 Shockingly Violent Video Games

High stakes testing is taking individuality and depth of learning from students.

Will you watch a Mel Gibson movie again?

Fox enjoying themselves TOO much..."They will lift up her mouth, her tongue, and then make her..."

Now I've done it

Jeebus! If I wanted to be caught in a heat wave, I would have stayed In Texas.

The Band - Stage Fright (live)

Since I've Been Loving You

Baby, I've Gonna Leave You

I was at the garage the other day and I saw two little hobbits

Over the Hills and Far Away

I Can't Quit You, Baby

I am all moved into my new place

What Is & What Should Never Be

When The Levee Breaks

Okay lady adventurists

Today is Day One for me and my bifocals

Climbing The Walls

Happy Birthday Ringo -70 today

The Rain Song


Enjoy The Sun

Star Fleet's answer to everything: enable auto-destruct

A brief musical interlude.

I am So Confused.

Remember the, "Hey Culligan Man!" commercials?

firefighters suspended for drinking beer they rescued

How would you react if someone addressed you as MO-REEEEEEESE?

Why can't we here in the US have TV ads like these from France?

SHOULD President Obama declare a National Vegetarian Chili Day?

somebody tell me quick, what is the order?

How hot is it?

Survivor's guilt

It's only 5:37 PM where I am. Who's up?

our cafeteria is actually going to serve steamed lobsters today

Anybody here remember the little plastic ratfinks from the 60's.

Something out of the ordinary that would be scary....

Ladytron - Destroy Everything You Touch

Shhhhh!.. Marvin is napping

Summers before polio vaccine was discovered and administered

Can you exercise too much?

Lindsay Lohan is front page news, but not Iraq, oil spill...

The "hint-hint" card or e-mail: How would you respond?

sex and periods.... (hilarious)

David Lee Roth - Just A Gigolo

The Band - Rag Mama Rag

Could Aquaman Fix The BP Oil Gusher?

Train Wreck Update: "Fuck U" Lohan Tweets U.N. Declaration over her "cruel, inhuman punishment"

Durinmg my MRI this morning, I started to fall asleep and dream about...

Best FB status ever: "BREAKING:LeBron to announce he's...

Jennifer Saunders of "AbFab" treated for breast cancer, reportedly in remission.

Its Gonna Be 100 here today!!

What's His Fukin Problem?

Yo' momma is so Fat ,

When was the last time you had your door knockers polished?

WORLD CUP: Paul the Octopus gets death threats.

Genesis fans check in here!!

A cat question

Match Game Story: "Pus-oozing Paul lost his bus ticket, and had to ____ with Phlegmy Frida."

Correct Forum

Good luck Parche

Wish Me Luck

The Lemon Song

Bad set of teeth end negotiations for sex in Fla.

In other news some of the Irish drink... (changed per request)

How long till LeBron Ascends into heaven?

Look at this sweet kitty who was abandoned...

I am the luckiest girl in the world.

I keep trying to warn you people -- THERE IS SOMETHING'S WRONG AT KALI'S RANCH (dial-up warning)

Who else is having a LeBron James decision party tonite?

Aging Parents..

Michigan extortionist claims FBI lost / destroyed his John Stamos coke & strippers photos

Hey, I just found out that our float won 1st place in the 4th of July parade!

Emmy nominations

Funniest news to come out of that Russian spy scandal...

So...What makes you inferior to me?

Don't go off the VERY deep end... Infinity pool 55 STOREYS above ground opens in Singapore

Janeane Garofalo Speaks Out Against Brazilian Waxing

David Thorne does Easter.

I have a very serious cat problem.

An emotional, "savor life" moment

Passport Issuance and Renewal Fees Go Up July 13th (PSA)


Best headline in the history of EVER.

Man accidentally shot himself while drunk, police say

The Queen of Spain gets more than she bargained for upon greeting the winning Spanish team...

Wrong Forum

If a stray animal comes to your it don't run it MIGHT be saving a heartache

bald ppl, when did your hairline start receding

Good place to buy used DVDs? Amazon has everything I

Time for another rousing rendition of...NAME THAT DUER.

5.9 earthquake hits Southern California

Veterans Affairs to Ease Claim Process for Disability

Veterans Affairs to Ease Claim Process for Disability

Obama Asks Court to Reinstate Ban on Deepwater Drilling

GE looks to cut the percentage of IT work it sends to India

Magnitude-5.9 quake strikes Southern California

(Fmr Republican Rep) Siljander pleads guilty in Islamic American Relief Agency lobbying case

"Huge mats of tar found on Galveston beaches"

Two More Trade Unionists Assassinated In Colombia

Kidnapping suspect (of 4 year old) takes own life in Lincoln County, Missouri

I.M.F. Raises Its Growth Forecast

Unemployment falls to 18-month low (Australia)

Guantanamo detainee Ibrahim Ahmed Mahmoud al Qosi pleads guilty

Veterans Affairs to Ease Claim Process for Stress Disorder

White House contest asks federal workers for money-saving ideas

Abu Hamza US extradition halted

Chicago police officer killed in gun battle with suspect

After 'death panel' furor, Ore. Rep. trying again

Cops: 'Person of interest' in abduction dies

US airline 'loses Netanyahu bodyguard guns'

Owner of Exploded Rig Is Known for Testing Rules

Solar-powered Swiss plane attempts first 24-hour flight

La Nina developing, could mean more hurricanes

BP oil spill: relief well drilling 'ahead of schedule'

Coast Guard unwilling to assume BP timetable

Police shooting reported near Togus VA hospital

Oklahoma, South Carolina and Utah may follow Arizona's lead on immigration law

Big Money Drives Up the Betting on the Marcellus Shale

Democrats Fear They Can't Match $200 Million GOP Campaign Avalanche

This Big Brother Is in the U.S.

Anti-whaling group says activist ban 'a strategy'

Deficit hits $1 trillion in June for second year

U.S. court to rule on drill ban by early next week

Democratic Poll Has Grim News for Party, Obama

Obama Presses BP on Procedures to Recover More Oil

Fed judge: Gay marriage ban unconstitutional

Weekly Jobless Claims Fall

Recalls Leave New Car Buyers Wary About Switching to Toyota

3 troops killed in Afghanistan

New batfish species found under U.S. Gulf oil spill

Mississippi Ocean Enthusiast Launches for Information, Resources...

W.Va. AG: Special election OK for Byrd's seat

Ohio Dems accuse Senate candidate of flip-flop

BP Does Not Pay 500 Fishermen and Gives no Explanation

Iran backs down over stoning execution

"Make Fat Cats Hate You." The Audacity of Ruin: Risk-Adverse President Enables High-Risk

APNewsBreak: $500K donated to Ariz. to defend law

Khadr fires American lawyers

Berkshire downgraded to sell because of economy

US to access Europeans' bank data in new deal

Drugmaker Merck closing 8 plants, 8 research sites

Insurgents supplying Taliban intel to NATO: Officials

Verdict to be announced in Oscar Grant killing by BART officer(Guilty InVol Manslaughter)


Wall Street Buys Itself a Primary Challenger: Reshma Saujani

Arizona governor endorses Fallin

Ex-Rep Pleads Guilty In Case Of Lobbying For Group With Terrorism Ties

Some BP Gas Stations Switch Brands: 'It's Either Change Or Go Out Of Business'

"Obama is helping the GOP by rolling over on unemployment benefits..."

Legalization could slash the price of pot 80% (Rand Study)

WA Farm Bureau declines to endorse Rossi

Rocket attack on Afghan market kills six civilians

Sharron Angle: We're going to "pursue" Harry Reid for reposting my Web site -- possibly in court

Senators and Congressmen, Get Your Priorities Right and Pass Federal UI Extensions

Clark Raises $2 Million For Run Against Bachmann

Federal Court Rules DOMA Violates Equal Protection

Kevin Costner's oil skimmer to work in fouled Gulf

National Public Radio is changing its name to NPR

Asking two questions - Can President Obama do recess appointments?

Mississippi coast hit by tar mats 'size of school buses'

Must Read from Joe Conason: Show Us the Money

Wells Fargo to slash 3,800 jobs over 12 months

U.S. should cut deficit to spur recovery, IMF says

My response from a real Tea Partier. LOVE IT !

Groups Say Time Is Now for Public Financing Push

Wonkette skewers Politico's Mike Allen for Biden article

President Obama's administration set for drill ban legal fight

calling the bluff on immigration

calling the bluff on immigration

As Randy says the rethugs love the fetus but hate the babies

"...a decade of irresponsibility..."

Obama makes case for voting Democratic in November

"Fed judge: Gay marriage ban unconstitutional"

Parnell squirms at Senate question

Court rejects US bid to keep drilling moratorium

SC chamber sticks with Dem Sheheen endorsement

CA-Sen: Boxer Has 3-Point Lead in Field Poll

Judge: Suspect's rights violated by former (AZ) sheriff

Buck claims bigger bank than Norton

Ohio: Portman Banks $8.8 Million

Antibody Kills 91% of HIV Strains

I'll say this about Obama

Last nite I reported about Kids Jeopardy with the Chinese premier and Reagan.

OBAMA: "You can imagine a movie, ‘The Ant That Ate Our Economy.’ Just -- that's a big ant. "

Senator David Vitter Calls Case of Violent Aide Old News

A curious question I have is what was the economy like in 1994 before the midterms

Republican Sharron Angle sides with BP.

Companies brace for end of cheap made-in-China era

Psychologists Face Guantanamo Abuse Claim

Kagan picks up another endorsement

Crazy conservative on Facebook wants Obama hanged, her friends agree

Non-STARTer - Why Mitt Romney is looking like a worse and worse presidential candidate every day.

Seeing a President Palin is about as likely as...

Republicans are never held accountable or responsible for anything til way too late!

Obama's FDA Quietly banning antibiotics in livestock production

TPM: Federal Judge Rules Part of DOMA Unconstitutional


Obama's Speech in Kansas City @ Smith electric Vehicles.

Democrats need to keep the trend going. Before the successes of the 2008 election, there was 2006

Buffett: 'We’re coming back, no question in my mind'

Crist calls special session to ban offshore drilling

A little history lesson on Reagan (updated)

Section 2 of DOMA has been found unconstitutional - how will Obama's DOJ react?

Any DU'er see the exchange between Robinson and Buchanan on Tweety's show

S.F. considers banning sale of pets except fish

Jobless claims drop sharply last week

Obama Administration to Cover PTSD for ALL Veterans

Three held in Norway 'al-Qaeda bomb plot'

Just Listened To Obama Speech - He's Campaigning For Carnahan In Missouri.......

Sen Boxer Poll looking ominous?

Who is more conservative: Adolf Hitler or Barack Obama?

Presbyterian leaders approve gay clergy policy

"Pentagon sends out "don't ask, don't tell" survey"

CNN: Obama will come out like gangbusters, hit Republicans hard on the economy

Cenk jumps the shark and gets completely shredded by kossacks.

Who is more correct about the current President--Rachel Maddow or Cenk Uygur?

Re: The spy swap that's been on the news for several days now.

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Wall Street Not Giving to Dems: Good Riddance

Boxer's approval ratings sink, Field Poll says (Statistical "dead heat" with Fiorina)

"He better start dancin' with them that brung him.".......

Karl Rove: Vote Republican because Bush was right.

What's your fucking problem?

Unemployment Rate: Reagan's Recession 1982-1983

HIGHAH SEEKAH - The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

OverThrow Calls Sen. John McCain- Unemployment Extension

Update from Jessica - Gulfport, Mississippi

Ronald Reagan Testimony Part 14: Iran-Contra Affair / Poindexter Trial (1990)

Clint Webb for US Senate

Michael Mann on the Penn State Final Report and the war on climate scientists

Become an Avatar for Peace! Say No to Empire!

HD version - The longterm fate of the oil spill in the Atlantic

I Stand With You - Andrew Romanoff ad

BP Oil Spill Cleanup Workers Getting Sick Part 1 - Democracy NOW!

'BP Makes Me Sick'

Unemployment Rally Louisville KY Mitch's office

128 BP Oil Cleanup Workers Sickened in Louisiana - Told NOT to go to Public Hospitals !

Papantonio: BP's New Police State

Blockbuster campaign ads


Senator David Vitter Continues to DUCK QUESTIONS on Staffer

Young Turks Mock Glenn Beck University

Lessons in Brazil's oil spill after a decade

1,500 oil cleanup workers sickened says BP's lead doctor in Gulf

Oil Spill Photographs

Pensacola Beach Daily Oil Spill Report July 8 2010 AM

Young Turks: GOP Thinks Unemployed People Are Lazy Drug Addicts

Best Buy vs YouTuber

Unemployment Extension Thursday No replacement for Senator Byrd

Democrats on Escalator

Midweek Politics: Anti-Gay Tony Perkins Called as Minority Witness Against Elana Kagan...Why?

Sarah Palin's NEW WEB AD: Pink Elephants

TV Ad: Sharron Angle Wouldn't Fight for Nevada Jobs

Nutty SE Cupp Says Keith Olbermann is "Irresponsible," Gets Batted Down in Interview

Kindra Arnesen... I SUPPORT YOU!!!!

Papantonio: BP - Salazar Should be Fired

Psycho Talk! - Rush Limbaugh

Iran bans 'immoral' mullets

Trudell: Think Outside of the Prison They Have Put Our Minds Into

Government is the Problem, Really?

Keith Olberman regarding Justice Thomas' wife Ginni The Teabagger

10 defendants plead guilty in Russian spy case

Courageous, Fierce, Brazen: 3 Words You'll Never Hear Applied to the Democrats in D.C.

U.S. Charities Use Tax-Exempt Funds for West Bank Expansion

If You Feed Them They Breed -- And Other Dehumanizing Conservative Idiocy We Should Ignore

The Republican's Strategy, The Party of Unemployment

Listen All Y'all, It's a Republican Sabotage

Clinton gets earful from Moscow on 'occupation' remarks

Labor Dept: GOP Senators Are Receiving 'Unemployment Benefits'

The Rising Threat of Deflation

It’s Not “Free Trade” When Union Members are Murdered

BP Connected to Wild Horse Roundups?

Flying Over Gulf Marshes: The Spill Is Vast, the Booms Are Small

One Year After Coup, Honduras Still in Crisis; Is the US Enabling?

Dramatic Leak: LeBron's Brilliant Plan to Split the Baby

Cisco to hire 3,000 personnel over next 2 years (In India)

India Expands Role as Drug Producer

As CEOs make more money, they treat employees worse: study

Disaster Messaging by the Democrats: It Could be Fatal to America's Future -- By George Lakoff

Kentuckians protest Mitch McConnell's filibuster of unemployment benefits

Octavia Nasr's firing and what the liberal media allows

The Constitution Trumps Arizona.

What the hell is the Obama White House doing?

'Graduating' From Graduating From College: The Ivory Tower Crumbles (Carolyn Baker)

False Hope, No Change

First Solar Completes the Solar Value Chain

Drumbeat: July 8, 2010

Peak oil notes - July 8

Pro-nuclear parliamentary vote surprisingly definitive (Finland)

"Business as usual" crop development won't satisfy future demand

Reuters: Aircraft completes first solar-powered night flight

New A/C system cools your car without using a drop of extra fuel

China Sends 60 Ships To Intercept 400 Km2 Algae Bloom Heading Towards Coast - Guardian

Yay. European Retailers Adopt "Sustainability" Code - Voluntary, Undefined, Standard-Free

Setting the Standard: Washington Interstate-5 to Become an Electrified Highway

Interior Department Removes BP As Finalist In "Safety Award For Excellence" Program

Right whales yell over the ocean din

Burmese Gov. Urges Yangon Residents To Report Plague Cases; Infected Rats Confirmed

Toxic Algae Alert For Lake Champlain - Burlington Bay To Ferrisburgh & Port Henry

Scientists Make Air-Purifying Cement, Cuts Emissions by 45%

Unsafe Mercury Levels For Fish From 16 OK Lakes - 2 Of 16 Have "Do Not Eat" Advisories

What is being done with the tar balls and matts that are picked up along the

Peruvian Judge Halts Expulsion Of UK Citizen Supporting Forest Tribes Against Oil Development

The Big Business of Conservation - Corruption has destroyed American mainstream environmental groups

June 2010 Atmospheric CO2 Content - 392.04 ppm; 2009 - 389.43; 2008 - 387.88

The World Cup Final: a game of firsts

President Obama still hoping LeBron James goes to Chicago

The Washington Generals Make Their Play For LeBron James.

Doping scandal rocks South Korea pole vaulting world

Saints goes to the White House next month

The LeBron James Surreality Show

USC AD Garrett apologizes for false recruiting accusations

Whither LeBron James?

Votto, Swisher win Final Vote..

dear lebron james, i don't care for one second where you go to play basketball

LeBron James Chris Bosh, and Dwayne Wade are why I loathe the NBA

Playing at altitude in South Africa

One Year After Coup, Honduras Still in Crisis; Is the US Enabling?

Freed prisoners will travel first to Spain, thence to a destination of their choice

Can the Internet Bring Change to Cuba? NYT Review of Books

Ros-Lehtinen Warns: 'Do Not Be Fooled by Cuban Regime's Ploys'

U.S. has sent a diplomatic note to Venezuela re Posada Carriles

Two More Trade Unionists Assassinated in Colombia

I *lost* the FREE POCKET KNIFE *offer* from the NRA because of my answers to their mail-out survey!1

NRA endorses Republican Congressional Candidate Emerson

If you live or work in a nice area, you don't need to carry a gun...

Helmke, giving up on Starbucks, now takes his road show to Utah, where he hopes to find support

The founding fathers are dead.

Mom Who Refused To Iron Held Hostage By Son

Chicago Police Officer Killed By His Own Weapon

Pentagon sends out survey on gay troops

NOM's Hate Bus Is Rolling

Boston rally: immigration is a "queer issue"

'Today' Show to Allow Same-Sex Couples in Wedding Contest

Federal Court Rules DOMA Violates Equal Protection (cross post - breaking news)

Judge Orders Iowa Sheriff to Issue Gun Permit

USW: Oil Safety Issues Must be Negotiated

After Ratifying New Contract Minnesota Will Continue To Press Patient Safety Campaign

Today in Labor History July 8 Pacific Mail Steamship Co. fires all employees & Founding Wobblies

Labor Applauds Obama Recess Appointment Of Medicaid/Medicare Head

Woman dies before getting $447K in back pay a judge said she was owed

Today in Labor History July 7 "The March of the Mill Children" & keep new immigrants from scabbing

I call this "Lizard on Fence Post"

Why Liberals Should Love the Second Amendment

Physics: Proton radius smaller than believed

Magnetic Nanoparticles Can Remotely Control Worms

Black Hole Blows Big Bubble

Spitzer Spies a 'Flying Dragon' Smoldering with Secret Star Birth

These Explosions Are Saviours

Israel must lift Gaza blockade and answer for flotilla raid, says Turkey

Obama endorses Netanyahu as “man of peace”

Israel's Foes Embrace New Resistance Tactics

Manifestation to share

Thursday July 8, 2010: PEMS Scale Poll :)

What is the spiritual/astrological meaning of Charon?

Thoughts for my mother

World Nut Daily fundie columnist cheers vandalism of "One Nation Indivisible" billboards

FDA approves telescope device for eyes

Breast Cancer Risk Lowered by Fish Oil, Study Says

6 billion to foster nonprofit, member-run health insurance - section 1322

Nobel scientist discovers scientific basis of homeopathy

OECD 'concerned' after UK government axes job programmes

Demand shortfall casts doubt on early austerity

State Banking, Globally by Simon Johnson

Revisiting American History-Financial Empire

Give Geithner and Summers the McChrystal treatment

Breakup of single currency would blight Europe, says Dutch bank Ing

Vitamin D & Vit A as Retinol: "Avoid cod liver oil like the poison it is & check your multivitamins"