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Archives: March 27, 2011

Any books you really loved lately?

Prancing with the czars

Toon to send to the RW'ers

I REFUSE TO WATCH THAT "BEEF Video" that keeps "In MY FACE" here on DU!

Bloomberg Booed at Triangle Shirtwaist Fire Commemoration

Rich people protest mega-mansion construction by richer person

Catholic Order Reaches $166 Million Settlement With Sexual Abuse Victims

Fukushima crisis: radiation fears grow for low-paid heroes battling disaster

Sunday morning shows: Planned Parenthood president appearing on C-SPAN; Joe Sestak on ABC

Muslim defendant can sue over hijab removal

Hundreds of thousands take to the streets in UK protesting budget cuts


Wish I had been there last night: Aretha Franklin dances, sings at 69th birthday party

They had Marijuana: A Chronic History on History tonight

Uncertainty as Japan's radiation levels surge

Willie Nelson to dodge jail over pot bust — in exchange for playing a song in a west Texas courtroom

Geraldine Ferraro passed away at 75.

Why is this information being aired by the media? (national security risk)

UN agency: Japan nuclear crisis far from over

UN agency: Japan nuclear crisis far from over

Stephen Harper calls is government "stable" when it has fallen twice. Good luck with that stable

Toon: How privatization really works

Toon: How privatization really works

Re: Japan For those of you who are not flying but cannot pass up free air miles

The women fighting, organising, feeding and healing Libya’s revolution

Fresno, CA charities may face funding cuts as hunger rises

Another Reason Conservatives want to Defund NPR-More on Geo Group and Juvenile abuse in Miss.

"Libya may be placing corpses at bombed sites -Gates"

Sunday Talk Shows, 60 Minutes: Overseas tax havens

11 PM tonight Eastern Time - Triangle: Remembering the Fire

Class War: Union Bosses vs Public Sector Workers

Record 16-meter tsunami hit Minami-sanriku

Record 16-meter tsunami hit Minami-sanriku

What we need in 2012, is to elect a REAL AMERICAN President

Gary Johnson to launch 2012 presidential bid in April

Al Qaeda in Libya is NOT the ISSUE: The East has been fighting Gaddafi since their King was deposed

Nukers, what size disaster would convince you to get off nukes? Loss of a city, country, continent?

I LOVE Hannah Bell.............

Elizabeth Taylor's Dark Secret About James Dean Revealed

WikiLeaks - does anyone hear much about WikiLeaks anymore?

I think that Glenn Greenwald should be considered an unreliable source.

The Most Aggressive Defense Of Teachers You'll Hear This Year - video

By popular demand, we now have TWO meat ads.

Rioters battle UK police after anti-cuts rally

how did we let the "CREDIT SCORE" be a stranglehold?

King (R-Ia) reaps praise for his values (from Gingrich, Bachmann, etc.)

Hundreds of Fish Dead in Gulf Shores

The Cat Library (A design for bookshelves and cats)

Japan Workers Pulled Out Of Reactor, As Radiation Soars

Pentagon spends billions to fight roadside bombs, with little success

"Bachmann spoke in all caps for much of her remarks and barely stopped to take a breath..."

TThousands of union supporters march

Amendment would abolish ND property taxes, order Legislature to figure out new revenue plan

'Brain waste' thwarts immigrants' career dreams

Remember the story about Afghan activist Malalai Joya being denied a visa? She's here.

Afghan officials agree to dissolve Kabul Bank, under pressure from U.S. and IMF

Psssssssst Rebels take the oil town

"There has never been escape from Stalag 13"

"There has never been escape from Stalag 13"

NHK: Fukushima probably exceeds Chernobyl and there is no end in sight (VIDEO)

Breaking: TEPCO says radioactivity data of No. 2 reactor puddle partly erroneous

BPA ban endorsed by legislative committee (Maine, LePage, women with little beards)

Warming hearts, hands and feet

Is preoccupation with "teh stupid" uniquely American?

QUICK EVERYONE! Look at how good the republicans trickle down theory works!

In effort to stop roadside bombs, Pentagon hires 1,666 contractors

WI Dept of Admin Sec Huebsch is above the law

Second verse SAME as the first. "& Quitter THE SECOND ever nominated praised FERRARO..."

Second verse SAME as the first. "& Quitter THE SECOND ever nominated praised FERRARO..."

Obama faces a challenge in defining his aims in Libya

"Selective justice is injustice."

The Battle For Windy Ridge China...

mind-numbing deficit

mind-numbing deficit

Toles Rant: Private property: keep out! edition

"Gaddafi Is A Legitimate Military Target!" John Bolton Suggest Assassination Of Gaddafi VIDEO IRAN

The best piece of journalism about single payer that I've ever seen

Coming soon to an airport near you....

"So WHAT if this is worse than Chernobyl? Who says?"

Glenn Beck Radio Show Dropped From Connecticut Stations

Been a few months since the Jared Loughner shooting. Is there any backlash for the Rs at this point?

Been a few months since the Jared Loughner shooting. Is there any backlash for the Rs at this point?

Second accuser 'posed' for American Apparel CEO

Second accuser 'posed' for American Apparel CEO

False-flag operation in London?

The New Yorker: "The “Kill Team” Photographs"

Market Crash 2011: It will hit by Christmas

Market Crash 2011: It will hit by Christmas

Vermont's Sanders stirs pot on policy, politics

The U.S. military has more generals and admirals than...

The U.S. military has more generals and admirals than...

South Africa: Stop 'Corrective Rape'

s Space Solar the Solution to World Energy Problems?

Food dyes’ favor fades as possible links to hyperactivity emerge

Nuclear safety: U.S. Nuclear Waste Problem Gains New Scrutiny

two toons on taxes

I saw Dr. Michio Kaku give a talk to day and he discussed Japans nuclear reactors.

Got some radicals for Peter King to look at. Threats stop anti-terror training.

Chicago nonprofits fund Emanuel team's transition

More than 200,000 Germans march against nuclear power

New Taser can strike suspect 100 feet away

Lights off as 'Earth Hour' circles the globe --

Question about student financial aid and dependent status....

Union-Busting: Six Fired After Demanding Sick Days for Fast-Food Workers

US says post-Saleh Yemen would pose 'real problem'

What do you think about this excerpt from a book about procrastination?

My apologies if this has been posted. I got this from ATand T. I'm not very bright but I'll

If one honestly cares about justice and the humanitarian situation in Libya

Apparently... The U.S. Comptroller of the Currency Is Lying To Us...

Reason 15543987 why POLICE ARE THE ENEMY: They're a gang of trained liars.

Defense Secretary: Libya Did Not Pose Threat to U.S., Was Not 'Vital National Interest'

Ohio Consumers' Counsel prepares for budget battle

More obstacles impede crews in Japan nuke crisis (spikes in reactor 2 readings were WRONG)

About the radioactive water at the Japanese nuke plants -

The 10 million times normal figures originally reported were for Iodine 134

Rallies in Ohio against Anti-Union SB5-Tuesday, Weds, Thursday

US Servicemen asked to put their lives on the line for corporate profits.

DU has the most graphically disturbing ads of any of the news and political websites that I read

Real Time Radiation Resources in Japan & Conversion Calculators

Why might it take "months" to contain Fukushima? What process dictates the timeline?

Gloria Borger and Candy Crowley pile on the negativity; re Libya

Boycott Johnsonville Sausages...This is what Bratocracy Looks Like

If I watch that FUCKING meat video, will the FUCKING AD go the fuck away?

From CNN: "Rebels claim another key OIL city in Libya"

Wow! I just got an e-mail from Saif Al Islam Ghadaffi, asking my help to

Wow! I just got an e-mail from Saif Al Islam Ghadaffi, asking my help to

Fast to begin Monday to protest proposed GOP budget cuts

Our wars, our damned wars, and the self-righteous "justification" of our wars.

Ohio poised to take center stage in natural gas drilling debate as it considers tapping park lands

13-year-old boy hospitalized for a week after doing push-ups at school as a punishment

Man makes sure that "motel kids" don't go hungry.

A suggestion on how President Obama can appeal to his base come election time.

A suggestion on how President Obama can appeal to his base come election time.

PDA Backing Bradley Manning

An Open Letter to the Left on Libya, by Juan Cole -- "learn to chew gum and walk at the same time"

Yemen Militants Seize Parts of Southern Town, Kill 6 Troops in Center

Different Problems. The Same Solution

Different Problems. The Same Solution

What does "HIYBBPRQAG" stand for?

BREAKING NHK: Radiation in puddle 10,000,000 times safe level. Plant being evacuated

FINAL RESULTS for March Photo Contest - CIRCLES

Freedom of Choice (But Not if You're Poor)

Would you say the UK government follows the teachings of Jeremy Bentham?

MArch 27th Richmond Va - VCU will play for the Final Four... and it is snowing

Great Walker joke from another site...

Used and abused, Teachers recruited to work in New York cry foul

Miranda is Obama's latest victim

Rapes of Women Show Clash of Old and New India

Wanting a meal....

End This Rampant Socialism Right Now!

David Koch: Obama's father was a socialist, so there

Ohio activists sing, dance to get people to listen

Medical Marijuana On Wall Street

Ohio poised to take center stage in natural gas drilling debate as it considers tapping park lands

I'm not a particularly religious person. But I suddenly feel the desire to pray.

The Great Republican Gubernatorial ‘Sell Out’!

Gingrich: My Infidelities Helped Me Understand How To Impeach Clinton

Medicare rise could mean no Social Security COLA

Health Care law question: Is there even a mention about dental health?

I don't know about anywhere else in America...

"Japan" may turn to thermal power as public develops 'allergy' to atomic energy

US Uncut's 2nd National Day Of Protest

(London) Union leaders: Protests to continue over cuts

Who Screwed the Middle Class? - MoJo

Bombs Delivered To Vacaville Homes, 1 Resident Injured

Just doesn't have the same ring to it

"Mommy held me out the window" Tot tells cops

The irony..

Your thoughts on controversial threads

Slideshow of pictures from yesterday's rally in Los Angeles


Feel like giving up?

Maybe this would work as an alternative to the present taxsystem-(Your ideas please)-

Electrical wave 'blaster' could provide new way to extinguish fires

Electrical wave 'blaster' could provide new way to extinguish fires

Teacher's Union: Students Bullying Teachers

Newweapons Committee Press Release: Increase of birth defects and miscarriages in Fallujah

VCU!!!! !!!!!!!!

We must all be good little protesters. With flowers to give. NOT.

are there still water fountains in public places? free water to drink?

video: Harrisburg - Chernobyl - Fukushima - Anti-Nuclear Demonstration in Germany and Japan

Wisconsin GOP health bills modeled after ALEC

Wisconsin GOP health bills modeled after ALEC

California budget: Gov. Jerry Brown approves cuts to services for poor, sick and elderly

So if Ghaddafi writes off the east of Libya as lost and pulls most of his forces into the capital

African Union Urges Libya Dialogue

A picture that tells it all about the GOP agenda

Here is what we are feeding our kids:

Here is what we are feeding our kids:

Horsesh** Watch I

Toon: Twisted in Knots

Kiss of death

a note about the japan nuclear crisis.

We keep getting OP's that claim that...

Public Transportation

Am I the only one who finds terrible irony in the nuclear destruction we have helped visit on Japan,

WJ: Tepco Worker's Email Reveals Personal Struggles

And now, a news story to help restore your faith in humanity.

Gates: Kadhafi did not pose an "actual or imminent threat", Libya was not a "vital interest"

The Republican National Trust Political Action Committee...worse than I could have imagined.

Hey muthaf*&k&s, Progressives/Liberals started this sh*t

Have a Netflix account? DU this Fahrenheit 911 rating!

This place can't handle the truth

This place can't handle the truth

Irony Alert: Koch Brothers Call Critics Extremists - FDL

Irony Alert: Koch Brothers Call Critics Extremists - FDL

Juan Cole discusses Libya

Juan Cole discusses Libya

This is how I KNOW there is no looming nuclear crisis

Bernie Sanders on The Ten Worst Corporate Tax Avoiders: It's Time for Them to Pay up and Share the S

I recall a dream I had in the early Bush years.

Mounting Problems Impede Crews in Japan Nuke Crisis (Radioactive Water in All 4 Troubled Reactors)

UK: Unions hail peaceful march a success

Steven Seagal, Sheriff Raid Valley Home In Tank

Steven Seagal, Sheriff Raid Valley Home In Tank

India's tiger population 'on the rise'

To the poster who was PO'd about the USA - I agree

I just realized something...

The capitalists sheep are out in force today

Hey UNDERPANTS...Status Please VA Voter disenfranchisement

Here is my offer: If Tripoli goes over to the rebels by local popular uprising,

Here is my offer: If Tripoli goes over to the rebels by local popular uprising,

Time For A Little Education.....

Our Vets are the Ultimate Victims

From 1964...

What's the matter with Kansas?

City agrees to lower test scores for police exam

Run for the hills

Another Koch product to boycott

Cuban kayaker escapes to Oklahoma

Jimmy Carter is heading to Cuba tomorrow

Malaysia Says 1.8 Million-year-old Axes Unearthed (Jan. 2009)

You can give me 134 reasons why I ought to like something, but it is still my right not to.

I don't know about elsewhere in America....

Military Supreme Council says Egyptian presidential elections may be postponed till June 2012

Depleted uranium: a strange way to protect Libyan civilians

Joints For JAPAN

ALERT: Ohio Statehouse Rallies This Week as S.B. 5 goes to House for vote

Energy Cooking with Sunshine (WOW!)

Japanese engineer says he covered up flaw at shut reactor.

Landmark Victory For Wisconsin Workers On Paid Sick Days: Momentum Building Nationwide for Paid Sick

What happens in Fukushima does not stay in Fukushima

This Link To ALEC Works... For Now...

Sailors scrubbing radiation off of aircraft carrier

Question 1: how much does Social Security have in the bank? Do you know?

Doctors: Reagan shooter is recovering, not a danger

Doctors: Reagan shooter is recovering, not a danger

Had a brief, but interesting conversation with a republican today.

The problem is this: Obama is the most liberal guy who can actually be elected in 2012......

Rolly: A legislative vendetta against public schools?

Rolly: A legislative vendetta against public schools?

Want To Go To War? Then Show Us The Money. - Ezra Klein/WaPo

Thank God! Radiation's only 100,000 times normal...WHEW!

How are Americans exposed to Japanese radiation going to get proper healthcare?

Busted for Growing Pot to Ease Suffering from Chemotherapy, Couple Prepares for 5-Year Prison Terms

About time! IRS Drastically Increases Its Audits Of America's Richest Taxpayers

USMC has successful test of wind / solar power on deployment

"You all" are almost not going to believe this:

CAIR: Ohio Groups to Ask School to Drop Anti-Islam Tea Party Speaker

Maine, NH firefighters ski in gear for fundraiser - story w/pics

Shocking Meat Video

The "no fly zone" is a lie, we are targeting military targets on the ground

Notorious Sacramento Serial Killer Dies

Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann Declares ‘I Am An Iowan’

Libyan Blood Oil:An Illegal War of Hypocrisy and Self Interest

GOP appears poised to take on entitlements

So what bills do you feel like you just HAVE to pay?

So what bills do you feel like you just HAVE to pay?

This will make you throw up. Turns out the real victims are the poor Koch brothers.

Budget protests also about fear of losing the American Dream

The MSM explains the "totally unexpected" escalations in Japan -- "It's those damn nucular experts."

EDITED: Fukushima radiation has made it to South Carolina and Florida. Expected soon in Europe.

Last year, in the month of Feb., we spent a little over $ 120 on gas for the whole month...

In Lawless Fitzwalkerstan, a Constitution Officer Refuses to Bend to a Royal Governor’s Dictate

Sizing up the "public employee vote" in the coming Wisconsin elections

So what happens when a country of $5/hr jobs has to pay for a trillion dollar military?

Would it be better to lower the corporate tax rate but close loopholes that keep companies from

Jail is for mortgage buyers not the lenders. Feds make prosecuting the small fry a priority

GE made 14 billion in profits, paid 0 in taxes sooooo....

America, you keep using that word

Drug testing of Florida employees may spark legal showdown

Capital Times reporter now tracking which WI GOP health care bills mirror ALEC's model legislation

Wall Street Journal quotes NISA spokesman refering to 1 sievert (1,000 millisieverts)

Radio Active Clouds /Jetstream/ Northern Hemisphere - Monitor live..

So for anyone who is interested in learning what Socialism really is. Read this

Reporter blows lid off ALEC which is funded by the Koch brothers

Sunday's NY Times frontpage article about teen sexting

Tepco just said the 10 million x reading was a mistake.

Libyan Revolution Day 39 (dedicated to the women of the revolution)

In Lawless Fitzwalkerstan, a Constitution Officer Refuses to Bend to a Royal Governor’s Dictate

Changes I have made to take $$ out of "The Man's" pocket

The Return of Nukespeak

Reporter running around claiming that Biden staffers locked him in closet

Libyan Revolution Day 38 (Ajdabiya liberated! Brega looking good. LIBYA HURRA!)

Pete Peterson’s flying monkeys dropping dungbombs on Social Security

Willie may have to sing in court for pot charge

"Coming Home" on Lifetime TV

My March 2011 so far : a rant

"the one threat to plutonomy is "one man, one vote"

I am beginning to think the boards names should be changed

Lee Mercer Jr. is the only candidate that I know of who is running against Obama in the primary.

Florida's pRick Scott's teacher evaluation bill

Jeff Danziger on Sarah Palin's Administration...

Copyright Nazis strike again: now they want truckers to pay for listening to plain old radio

REMS, RADS, millisievert, becquerel : anyone want to take on explaining those?

"The few had determined how to extract taxes and labor from the many, and they became rich doing it.

An open letter to the left on Libya

An open letter to the left on Libya

David Koch's father was a founding member of the John Birch Society

David Koch's father was a founding member of the John Birch Society

David Koch's father was a founding member of the John Birch Society

Great. Just fucking great.

WTF CNN. There's a 6.5 in Japan and a tsunami warning. WHY AREN'T YOU COVERING IT!?!?

FL Gov. Rick Scott's drug testing policy stirs suspicion (A gift to his Solantic walk-in clinics)

I'm going to tell you one thing about cancer:

Under capitalism, socialists are FREE to be socialists.

FL Gov. Rick Scott: The prince of darkness

"The women fighting, organising, feeding and healing Libya’s revolution "

Chris Wallace To Newt Gingrich: If You Live In A Glass House Maybe You Shouldn’t Throw Stones?

LIEberman: Let's do Syria next!

Tonight on 60 Minutes: Tax havens: Do companies pay their fair share?

City Principal Investigated In Retaliation Probe

Teach for America, an international education movement. Loads of corporate funding and media love.

An Under Current

Your suggestion for a small truck that would carry 6 dogs, 2 cats, 3 people in an emergency.

Your suggestion for a small truck that would carry 6 dogs, 2 cats, 3 people in an emergency.

Your suggestion for a small truck that would carry 6 dogs, 2 cats, 3 people in an emergency.

If you had told me ten years ago that…

Over 4 Million Move Their Accounts From Wall Street Banks in 2010

We Need Some Freeway Blogging ! ! !

Elizabeth Warren Says Consumer Bureau's Foes Should Focus on Wall Street ‘Behemoths’ - Bloomberg

Bernie Sanders: Its Time For Them (Corporations) TO PAY UP & SHARE THE SACRIFICE

Advocacy groups present petitions against legislator who made ‘feral hogs’ comment

WI St. Cap Damaged by Tape?? BS even after revision of estimate

Glenn Greenwald: The Facts

Do you see a trend? The beginning of the end of the corporate putsch to seize control of America?

'Florida Legislature proved this past week, once and for all, that it is the utter Whore of Babylon'

When Did Progressive Auto Insurance Decide to Start Playing Big Brother?

Is there any doubt; that this nation is fascist?

If THIS doesn't describe it, THEN,PLEASE tell me what would...

Here's a different take on why the GOP and Corporate Right have gone into Attack Overdrive

Socialism 101.

If we have no one else to vote for, what are we going to do?

We're seeing a legislative blitz by Republican politicians who might be happy to hit and run

Cameras catch speeders

Awww, poor widdle Koch brothers -- victims of "the buzz saw of the contemporary left"

EXCLUSIVE: Herman Cain Tells ThinkProgress ‘I Would Not’ Appoint A Muslim In My Administration

Heres what the tsunami looked like

Joe Bageant, 1946-2011

This war is wrong

Dogs are worse for the environment than SUVs

Al Qaeda is NOT the ISSUE: The East has been fighting Gaddafi since their King was deposed

America: You Keep Using That Word… … I don’t think it means what you think it means.

Is it even POSSIBLE to reform capitalism, or should we build something else?

The Republican Party Presents: The All American Yard Sale

Ten giant U.S. companies avoiding income taxes: Sen. Bernie Sanders list

HELP a DUer NOW: Hope + Action = Wishadoo!

Wichita teacher convicted of sexing student, fighting for others' rights to sleep with students

I just saw my first YouTube without its stalling almost-ever!1 CA-Peg, take note!1

Today we went to Five Guys Burgers for the first time

I feel guilty being online during Earth Hour.

Here's tonight's belly laugh:

Ptah likes his women to put on "something special" before, during & after, well... cross-pollenation

The Cee-Lo Green generation......

I'm nothing without you.

"I was driving home early Sunday morning through Bakersfield..."

Anyone seen "freakonomics the movie"? Is it any good?

i live on a farm, sort of, and i just got a pony for a gift!

Diamonds reign across the sky

Diamonds reign across the sky

And now a hot and nasty sax video!

Am I obsolete here?

I thought Wendy O Williams died ages ago - how can she be on "Dancing with the Stars"?

London Protests Gather Strength After Massive Budget Cuts Announced

Rogue Chipotle Ale

A serious question

Great, but little known songs by bands who are overlooked

Cats purr by using their glottis in their throat - the same thing humans use to snore. Just heard on

What am I doing wrong with my cursor?!1

I'm Bach.

earlier today, my boyfriend and i were making love.

Senators question nuke experts

Gaps in U.S. radiation monitoring system revealed

Radiation in reactor's building tests 10 million times above normal

Best castle/fort for defense against class III Zombie attack?


The Cat Library (A design for bookshelves and cats)

My Grandpuppy - a little story about how cute he is.

NHK: Fukushima probably exceeds Chernobyl and there is no end in sight (VIDEO)

Ok, I hate the tiny little back page buttons on Firefox 4

Extreme radiation detected at No.2 reactor

Who is going to win today's game- the Wildcats or the Tarheels?

Thousands march streets of LA for organized labor

I am watching Wagon Train on Netflix and drinking a beer, thrilling night.

BREAKING! Palin CONFIRMS 2012 Presidential run as press leaks first photo of her VP pick

Japan workers pulled out of reactor, as radiation soars

Cats are sweet. So sweet. OMG, cats are just so, SO sweet... ... those evil li'l fucking furballs.

Baby's very first meal at Olive Garden (tastes like chicken):

US military gets new respect with Japan aid

Syrian President Asad to Address Nation

Happy Birthday to DU'er JCMACH1

Happy Birthday to Underpants

Would you have more confidence in a ZOGBY poll or a ZOMBIE poll?

Laura Vikmanis, Oldest NFL Cheerleader, Gets Film

Your best costume (Halloween/ball). On a bus tour of europe we were told

my sig

Rebels control Libya oil town of Ras Lanuf

The US reveals Danish military secrets

Japan nuclear: Workers evacuated as radiation soars (10 million times the usual level)

I just got scammed out of $25, dont be fooled

Libya: Rebels take Ras Lanuf, Brega , Uqayla, Bin Jawad

Dog french kissing cow

Officials: Big spike at Japan nuke plant an error

Who else is naked?

Cuban kayaker escapes to Oklahoma

Anybody really good with geneology/classification of familial-relationships questions?

Advocacy groups present petitions against legislator who made ‘feral hogs’ comment

Drug testing of Florida employees may spark legal showdown

Libya: No arms for rebels, UK's Liam Fox says

Medical Marijuana On Wall Street

A.B.Normal Road -- Meat the Beetles:

Throwing "Comparing apples to oranges" under the wheels of a train:

Status of Wisconsin labor law disputed

More obstacles impede crews in Japan nuke crisis

Tiny amounts of radiation from Japan reach Nev.

Taliban seize group (dozens) of would-be Afghan police recruits

NATO set to take command of Libya campaign

Ha! Who says Linux users have no game options?

Lights off as 'Earth Hour' circles the globe

MEA chief has (155,000) members weighing strike options

Bomb wounds man reaching for Sunday paper

will someone listen to some music with me?

Japan nuke workers grapple with radioactive water

Seniors Texting Code:

Thousands attend downtown L.A. labor rally

One of the hushed-up negative effects of "auto-pilot"? Pathological boredom.

Japan: Huge radiation spike at plant was a mistake

Turkey offers to broker Libya ceasefire as rebels advance on Sirte

Angela Merkel faces a painful setback in the Baden-Württemberg elections

US officials: Libyan operation could last months

Anybody else make their own onion dip for chips?

Does anyone really care about the UK UNC game?

Americans Favor Moratorium On New Nuclear Reactors


Protests in Benghazi over Libyan woman's rape and detention in Tripoli

I just realized I am SUCH a pottymouth. I am truly sorry. I am going to do my best to fix that.

If I took her camping, I'd just trade in my puptent for a circus tent. I ain't afraid of no clown.

I just pulled a kick from my blog's thread.

Two new kitteh portraits to squeeeee and/or awwwwww over

Cuomo Strikes Tentative Deal on N.Y. Budget With Big Cuts

Arrests After Benghazi Woman's Rape Claim (Including Son Of High-ranking Libyan Police Officer)

Does it seem that the dogs are taking the Lounge from the cats?!1

The ultimate in cute kitties. I win.

Medicare rise could mean no Social Security COLA

First Green state premier likely to emerge from state elections (Germany)

The GOOD news? The CIA is no longer controlling MiddleFingerMom. The BAD news? He gets out more now.

US will not intervene in Syria as it has in Libya, says Hillary Clinton

I am hooked on sign language for my dogs

Basset Hounds Running photo shot (warning: extreme cute alert)

buddy the cow/dog one week later

I just turned a trick for some chili dog bread.

GOP appears poised to take on entitlements

As a teen, what was your favourite song. Mine was Dolly Parton's "Here You Come Again".

I wish we were as polite when we were sick as the Japanese.

Anybody want to buy a semi? I know where you can get a good deal on one.

It is possible to OVER-medicate your kitty with hareball treatments.

U.S. Navy exercises linked to 3 dolphin deaths

Radiation levels in seawater off Japan 1,850 times above normal

newmans own peanut butter dog treats

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Yosemite Sam Edition

Please prayers, good vibes whatever.

Bonnie and Clyde - Victims of the System or "Evildoers"?

Gates: Intel shows Qaddafi planting bodies at attack sites

So, in case you haven’t figured it out…

So, in case you haven’t figured it out…

Here is a post with no relevance whatsoever

Gagging order on scientists probing dolphin deaths as U.S. builds criminal case against BP

Racial remarks spark reprimand of Nevada official

Amy Adams cast as Lois Lane for Superman reboot

I blocked the meat picture....yey

I'd like to thank you for your kindness & understanding - the words of appreciation & encouragement.

Low-level radiation found in Bay State rainwater [Massachusetts]

Multiple Pipe Bombs Found In Vacaville

Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Rattles Eastern Japan Again; Tsunami Alert Issued

Cleopatra marathon on FMC today (w/Elizabeth Taylor)

Geardaddy is kicking Obama's ass

Sunday's NCAA Tournament Thread (Elite Eight)

Honduran president threatens striking teachers

I just pulled a tick from my dog's head.

Libyan rebels advance on Muammar Gaddafi's home town

Venezuela’s Chavez offers supports to Syrian leader amid protests, blames US for unrest


liquor doesn't go bad, right?

Petition for stronger animal cruelty laws

When I was born: gas was .15 gal., milk .62 gal, a stamp was 3 cents. You????

Our Beagle is fat - really fat

India: Stone Axes Over a Million Years Old Found

What posters did you have on your wall as a teen? I had a poster that said: "if you don't know where

Burt's Bees founder wants to donate national park

Huebsch [Walker-WI] to act as though anti-union law official

Today, we went to Trader Joes for the first time

Doctor says Hinckley no longer a threat

New Taser can strike suspect 100 feet away

New Libyan rebel leader spent much of past 20 years in suburban Virginia

Bob Herbert's final column for the NYT: Our nation has lost its way entirely

These Nuclear Accidents don't necessarily prove it's not a safe source of energy

All 2008 "Daily Widget" Posts now in one place (doing some housekeeping)

Is there a way to RECALL THE GOP??? They deserve recalling for their craziness of giving away tax

holy crap this is a must read article about ALEC funded by Koch brothers

HP: Why, in Spite of Everything, I Still Love Obama

Libya should not become another Iraq

Where are all the people who said "If you put an end date on military action X, then

Rand Paul for President? He's thinking about it

Clinton Cites Rwanda, Bosnia in Rationale for Libya Intervention

Kochs Lash Out At 'Dangerous' Critics, 'Radical' Obama

Obama Clears Out The Bushes And Restores America’s Global Popularity

U.S. News: 6 Myths About Obama's Libya Policy

A correlation: U.S. foreign policy and Monty Python

After Democracy (Chris Kijne, VPRO Backlight 2010) - Dutch documentary - LONG - 50 minutes

This is a GLOBAL REVOLUTION, You People!

Out in Force: 300,000+ march in London anti-cuts protest

Wind Mill Fire @ Kent Hills Wind Farm

More than 500 people rally in Neenah for worker rights

Labor March Los Angeles March 26, 2011

America's Tumor

Captain America, FUCK YEAH!

Tripoli Calling - Libyan Rap Song

ITV Tonight Documentary: Gaddafi and Me

How Dummies Beef Up Foreign Relations Credentials

Video of thousands in London protest march as paint bombs, flares fly

Firefighters spray foam over police officers

YOU HAVE TO SEE THIS......Nieuwe tsunami footage.

Young Turks: GOP Plan To Attack Families Over Strikes, Food Stamps

Co-op Rally, Capitol Square, Madison, 3/26/11

To serve and protect ... Bank of America

Maher: GOP Has A Birther Majority

Mike Malloy - Bye Bye Miranda - Part 2

Rise of the New Left

Matt Stone & Trey Parker - The Book of Mormon - ABC Nightline

US west coast fears tsunami disaster

Mike Malloy - Bye Bye Miranda - Part 1

Chris Farley Imitating Newt on Capitol Hill (Repubs Never Change...or AGE for that Matter!)

Fighting Gaddafi BBC Panorama


Is It For Freedom?

Young Turks: Republican Governor Hates Working People

Chris Wallace Whines WH Unfair to Faux Noise

Madison Pt 2: Two Children cited at Capitol for holding a sign.

TDPS: Fox News Reports False "Human Shields" Story to Sell Libyan War

NHK Japan Sunday News-Fukushima probably exceeds Chernobyl and there's no end in sight(+ more vids)

Noam Chomsky: The Conscience of America

Maher: Disaster Porn

Chernobyl disaster incident PART 1

Best Bar Mitzvah Speech

Madison Pt 1: Two Children cited at Capitol for holding a sign.

Howard Stern on Victoria Jackson homophobic statements

Power Hour 2011!

EPA—Japanese Nuclear Emergency: Radiation Monitoring—Last updated on 03/26/2011 at 16:20:22.

IAEA—Fukushima Nuclear Accident Update (26 March 2011, 15:15 UTC)

TEPCO Press Release (Mar 26,2011)—…Facilities…after Tohoku-Taiheiyou-Oki Earthquake (as of 4:00PM)

Status of nuclear power plants in Fukushima as of 10:00 March 27 (Estimated by JAIF)

TEPCO Press Release—Plant Status of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (as of 8:00 PM Mar 26th)

Contamination of Food Chain Set to Rise as Japan Fights Radiation Crisis

Confusion Over Radiation Levels at Japan Nuclear Plant (high readings "not accurate")

Artificial Clouds To Cool Qatar World Cup Stadiums

TEPCO Chief Pressured to Quit After Costing Holders $26 Billion

Rep's and Dems = Banks and Corps

How will things turn out w/reactor No.3? Chose how far it goes

TEPCO Press Release (Mar 27,2011)—…Facilities…after Tohoku-Taiheiyou-Oki Earthquake…(as of 4:00PM)

Japan nuclear regulator: no chance radioactive water could enter sea

IAEA Briefing on Fukushima Nuclear Accident (27 March 2011, 13:30 UTC)

Status of nuclear power plants in Fukushima as of 20:00 March 27 (Estimated by JAIF) report and readings from Fukushima

Japanese Swap Fish for Burgers, Soy Milk on Radiation Contamination Fears

Naval sonar drives whales from feeding grounds

Fukushima Insights from the Union of Concerned Scientists 3/27/11

Nuclear whistleblowers: Stop lying about Fukushima

Japan reactor ‘probably not’ breached (No. 3)

Kyodo News: Update on water and soil contamination

Seismology experts warned for years nuclear plants can't withstand true worst-case scenario

Radioactive materials 10-million-times normal levels in water at the No.2 reactor

Pollution-trawling voyage finds ocean's plastic 'soup'

Reuters: Radioactivity rose to 1,850x Sunday from 1,250x measured on Saturday,

Merkel's suffers historic defeat in German state due to party's stance on nuclear power

The Implications of Expanded Nuclear Energy in Asia by Charles D. Ferguson

The Nissan Leaf and range anxiety

Japan And The Marshall Islands In The Nuclear Age

Ha ha ---Prosser's hometown newspaper endorses JoAnne Kloppenburg(for Supreme Ct)

Robed Professors marched 43 miles in the COLD to join protesters at Capitol March 26

Gray Brechin (San Fran Chronicle): New Deal's legacy in danger of being ruined

Sunday Funnies: Best Political Cartoons of the Week

GE Explains How It Applies 'Imagination at Work' To Its Tax Returns

Robt Reich answers the Maine Governor

Unrest in Syria, Jordan Poses New Test for U.S. Policy

With financial meltdowns and labour protests, is it the springtime for Marx?

Ground Operation In Libya Could Start In April - Russian Intelligence

In Lawless Fitzwalkerstan, a Constitution Officer Refuses to Bend to a Royal Governor’s Dictate

Energized Muslim Brotherhood In Libya Eyes A Prize

State (WI) GOP health bills mirror model ALEC legislation!!

5 Reasons Why Technology Can Never Be Neutral (Mickey Z.)

I am Educator, Hear Me Roar! Alamo Kick Ass Video!

ALEC: the Master Plan for the conservative revolution in America

The Women Fighting, Organizing, Feeding And Healing Libya’s Revolution (Dial-Up Warning - Pic Heavy)

Defecating dog sparks US shootout

Lady Gaga Fans Sound Off on Guns at Concerts

Anti-gun LCAV legal director Juliet Leftwich admits gun control laws don't reduce crime

CCW and Income

Largest Weapons Seizure to Date by CBP @ Del Rio

The Moral Bankruptcy of Gun Control

Do the CCW Skeptics here realize there is NO GOING BACK at this point? CCW is here to stay!

A CCW story, my friends conversion to a passive guy!

US should increase aid to Colombian refugees: NGOs

Three Cuban sailors missing in shipwreck in Caribbean

Venezuela's New Social Responsibility Law

Chavez on Syria and al-Assad

X-Post: Cuban Kayaker Escapes to Oklahoma

Cuban gov't confirms former U.S. President Carter's upcoming visit

Dominican leader hints at run for 3rd term

Peru Poll: Nationalist Ollanta Humala Leads Race For President

Honduran president threatens striking teachers

Nice run, Arizona, but Congrats to UConn and Jim Calhoun on another


Source: Boston Bruins' Marc Savard has memory problems

New Zealand Versus Sri Lanka

so I had UK Beating O State in my bracket

Boxing (Two really good fights)

UConn in the final four

Injury Turns into Inspiration for One High School Girl.

Turkey Hawk

Wow - major livesteam Kansas game Bummer - Homeland Security

What's the matter with Kansas?

Congratulations Kentucky

No number one's in the Final Four...

Go Kentucky, why did the bookies make the 4 seed a

The women's basketball tournament is really screwed up..

See ya Kansas!!

MrCoffee's Top 5 MLS Goals - Week 2

VCU!!!! !!!!!!!!

My money's on UConn

How the fuck do you west coasters deal with the scheduling of sports on TV?

If two attitudes are in harmony but two corresponding assertions are in definite conflict ...

The down side of being an atheist...

Report: Argentina offered Iran to 'forget' its role in Jewish center bombing

Rock legend Bob Dylan to play in Israel: report

Norwegian lawmaker: Shoah never happened