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Archives: April 5, 2010

Honor Cesar Chavez by protecting farmworker children

I have to 9 yr old cats, recently one has started peeing on furniture

Much has changed in the years since King’s death

CNN doesn't want to hear about earthquake preparedness drills.

Benazir covered up my father's murder, says Fatima Bhutto

Great earthquake video

John Avlon Compares Citizen's Arrest Of Karl Rove To Domestic Terrorism Of Hutaree Militia

Tea Party Strategy Letter Leaked

Updated my lung transplant blog....

Just Think for a Moment....

They actually had ceiling tiles at San Diego Lindberg

The Idaho GOP's Pro-Militia Candidate....

Interesting exchange on CNN...

They got some MINOR damage in Mexicalli

Founding fathers adopted the first "individual mandate" back in 1792.

slavery on Larry King

MSNBC: Average CEO pay down to $9.53 million in ’09. Larry Ellison only took home $84.5M.

Quake upgraded by USGS to 7.2

Would most people rather reply to DU posts on sex or politics?

RipOff or not? Subliminal Messaging Computer Software - flashes subliminal messages on your screen.

Dubai court upholds jail sentence for couple who kissed in restaurant

Can the CIA sabotage Iran's nuclear project?

Eastern Missouri, Western Illinois DUer's, it's that time of year again, tornadoes


LISTEN UP, if you happen to be in San diego County

song for a late Sunday night

Talk about a misleading article title...

What is wrong with our media?

Interesting fact about Ottawa's archbishop

Well here is SOME REAL NEWS from Mexicalli and the rest of Baja

Ah and so it begins

Ah and so it begins

surge update: U.S. Admits Role in February Killing of Afghan Women

Need laughter? A really cool video....

Europe’s backlash against immigrants

Governor says Conn. Marine dies in Afghanistan

Conference will detail media coverage of wars

Kim Jong Il. words just fail.

As America evolves, the ethnic/racial/nationality choices become moot

(German) Defense Minister prepares Germans for Afghan 'war'

Somehow I always flinch when someone starts a sentence with "I'm sure no friend of X, but..."

Noam Chomsky: Globalization Marches On (Growing popular outrage has not challenged corporate power)

South Africa warns against Terreblanche revenge

We all have a purpose in life.

We all have a purpose in life.

Japan mayor sets paternity leave 'example'

Disgusting Blog Ad

FOX's Gretchen Carlson: Pope has become media's "target" during Holy Week

Obama Tells Nation He's Going Out For Cigarettes

Broad Alumni Making It Big in Corporate Takeover of American Education

Israeli Attack on Iran. Would We Support It?

Wall Street Bailout Cost Reaches $4.6 Trillion; Most from Federal Reserve Loans

FDR passes out some twiddly-finger dap

US Consulate hit in Pakistan

At least 13 injured in two Ingush blasts

Our personal campaign for progress in our country.....

When Democrats Unite

Best story of the weekend - great dad and bravo French stranger

Take away the Tea Baggers'...

Take away the Tea Baggers'...

I was talking to my friend today about healthcare.... God I love the minds at DU

Petty Gossip

OK...lemme ask: How many Teabaggers had their eggs painted LipStick RED??? Jus asking

Real Baby Killers

Updates on the Minnesota Fights against Foreclosures

Updates on the Minnesota Fights against Foreclosures

The Double Down Election

Political Baron: Why Are They Calling You Racist?

No joke: Karzai threatens to join the Taliban

Help DUers

Help DUers

“We have shot an amazing number of people, but to my knowledge, none has ever proven to be a threat.

Grand Old Partying

We could have used some DEPTH in examinining Shrub while in office (new book on OBAMA)

Sting: Let's End the War on Drugs

NATO admits killing Afghan women in bungled raid (then US Special Forces dig bullets out of bodies)

List of the drug ring busted at the Fayetteville tire factory

After Condemning Democrats For Using The ‘Race Card’ ’ When In ‘Trouble,’ Steele

Baseball Opening Day: NYT: Welfare for the Wealthy - Taxpayer subsidized tickets for Biz

100,000 community service hours achieved to secure First Lady as GWU commencement speaker

The Collapse of Complex Business Models (and Societies too).

Audio Of Idiot Doctor

All them union workers make too much money so I ain't buying nothing from them

I wonder who posted this comment suggesting the Teabaggers are the new KKK over at The Hill?

Meg Whitman attempts to buy her way into the Governor's mansion

Darn those COMMIE policies!


So the HCR does do something about people with pre-existing conditions immediately

I Think Michael Steele Is Doing A Great Job....

Michele Bachmann: Black lawmakers who claim Teabaggers said the N-word are making sh*t up 25 words or less 25 words or less

Oil Surges to Highest Level in 17 Months on U.S. Jobs Report

Oil Surges to Highest Level in 17 Months on U.S. Jobs Report

Court of Appeals Denies State Lawyers Access to Psychiatric Patients in Nursing Homes

South Korea couple tried over dead 'web neglect' baby

Ignorance creates confusion and division.

Breaking -Kansas city Courthouse evacuated

Geese shot with blow darts in Boise park

Democrats pulling in more campaign money than GOP

2 of my published poems about loved ones who died from AIDS

Tea Party: If you don't wear shoes 24/7, then you are a Muslim, just like Obama

Tea Party Movement Is Politically Mainstream? Not So Much.

Food is largest single source of waste in CA - 6 million tons of food products are dumped annually

Ronald Reagan Speaks Out Against Socialized Medicine

The mask is off as Palm Beach gives a good natured sendup to white trash!

Northern Ireland gets free prescriptions

MSNBC breaking... Kansas City Courthouse evacuated after bomb threat.

MSNBC breaking... Kansas City Courthouse evacuated after bomb threat.

Close Encounters of the Tea-Bagger Kind

McCain Photo Swiped for Gay Porn Site

Why do people believe Jesus appears on pancakes, screen doors and trees?

O.K. So oil is up quite a bit and gas prices here are DOWN?

Why Sen. Ensign should be worried about possible indictment

Sean Hannity keeps up the Reagan revisionism in his new book "Conservative Victory"

A few metacomments about the earthquake and the media

In which the Author predicts the appearance of an as-yet-unknown variant of right-wing idiocy.

He'd just washed his hare and couldn't do a thing with it...

Meet the new boss... Joining the Taliban is "on the table" for Karzai

Meet the new boss... Joining the Taliban is "on the table" for Karzai

Oh there is now confirmed one dead in Calexico too

Casting the EDWARDS movie. (More about poking fun at the actors than the real lifers.)

Casting the EDWARDS movie. (More about poking fun at the actors than the real lifers.)

The Senate Lets Unemployment Benefits Expire

OUCH! Press Sec. Gibbs: "Steeles' problem isn't the race card, it's the credit card"

FLOTUS Dancing Up a Storm to Justin Bieber

How Americans are Propagandized About Afghanistan

Look At Us, Governor -IN Gov. Mitch Daniels Strikes at Indiana's Poor In RETALIATION for HCR Passing

The Rude Pundit - In Brief: How to React Like the Catholic Church in Other Situations

Ka-pow: Gibbs to Steele: Your problem "isn't the race card, it's the credit card"

Hillary Clinton for Supreme Court Justice.

once upon a time, the british army marched in rank and file.

POTUS about to throw first pitch at Nationals game

Seeing Skinhead

Glenn BeKKK this AM ... "Our family gathered around yesterday for Thanksgiving dinner." ... LOL

Need seismologist and volcanologist to interview ASAP

Lecture series author lineup set

12 Federal Officials speak on the Constitutionality of the Insurance Mandate (Compiled, W/Audio)

Are you annoyed by postmodernism?

What is the deal with right wingers obsessing over "long-form" documents?

If it had been a "government run" healthcare program...?

Is there NOTHING left to believe in? McCain: ‘I never considered myself a maverick’

Is there NOTHING left to believe in? McCain: ‘I never considered myself a maverick’

I sure hope Republican Senator Tom Coburn enjoyed his Easter dinner.

2 tons of oil spilled onto Great Barrier Reef..

Small Businesses Will Gain Under New Health Reform Bill

Karzai Says He Might Be Compelled To Join The Taliban

Poll on whether the Mount Dora urologist did right by stating his politics.

Watch reporters succeed in doing with Tiger Woods what

Jamie Dimon: The Most Dangerous Man In America

Jon Walker: Let The Health Care Regulation Gaming Begin!

Does Steele (and the President) have a 'slimmer margin' of error?

Soldier Won't Deploy Unless Pres. Shows Birth Certificate

RNC Loses Top Fundraiser

Debating the repubs/teabaggers is a complete waste of time...

Is there any movement in Congress to extend the $8000 home buyer tax credit?

Evolution: The Film

Evolution: The Film

Let's remind the Vatican...

Bob Dylan Cancels Asian Tour After China Blocks Concerts, Citing His Past As A Voice Of Change

Re: SOS for Crawford Peace House

Real American Stories, ugh

The media doesn't seem able to remember who the leader of the teabaggers is. Here is a reminder

Sen. Bunning blames Dems for the expiration of unemployment benefits

I called 911 and the call is still connected 45 min later!?!

Oh The Karma, LOL !!! - 'Republicans Fear Undercounting in Census' - WSJ

The liberal blogosphere slants a story (to create more hostility?)

Navy: Is ‘Big E’ work breaking the bank?

Kentucky AG: Health Care Lawsuits Are Baseless Tea Party Meandering

Glenn Greenwald On MSNBC At 4pm ET To Discuss Wikileaks Iraq Video

Gay teens misled about real prom?

Chavez responsible for reviving liberation theology in Latin America...

Sorry Conservatives, the Tea Parties Are Anything But Mainstream

Deserts Spreading Like 'Cancer'

So we have video evidance of our military shooting civilians then trying to cover it up

Internet bullies and real life wimps

democrats need to let everyone KNOW that the republicans are blocking unemployment benefits

Texas Board of Ed: separating intelligence and education

AH SCOOPING THE MEDIA AGAIN, On Mexicali (and Tijuana)

TIGER RULES AND RETURNS...his practice round was followed by thousands of supporters

So I bitch about being on dialup. A lot.

Boxer: Legalizing pot could increase crime, car accidents

A great quote from Bryan Stevenson on Bill Moyers

Oh My! Stanford's knighthood revoked

I know this is a soft spot here but how in the hell did Bush manage a 90+ percent approval rating?

SHULTZ (in for Shuster) played the MacVeigh-wannbe clip, Bill PRESS calls T-baggers old farts

Erick Erickson (of RedState and CNN) says he will "pull shotgun on Census workers"

Paper: GOP senator likely to be indicted

This is Your Country under Conservative Rule: Union fights Canada Post privatization

I'm not so much calling another DU'er out but..

DU should have a Wikipedia forum

Keith Ellison uses Palin visit to raise money

Why does the military hire private contractors to provide security at US bases?

California: Organized Labor, the NAACP and Some Law Enforcement Officials Support Pot Legalization

Ratigan showing the Wikileaks Video

In case you don't know

Please vote for Michele Bachmann!!!

Who cares about a bunch of unarmed civilians being shot at in cold blood by the US military...

Need Help Changing a Teabaggers Sign

Ethics Complaint Alleges New Politicized Probe Involving Siegelman Prosecutor

if the battle between the republicans and democrats was a movie

Smoking Is Dumb: Young Men Who Smoke Have Lower IQs, Study Finds

Less-than-Dynamic Duo: McCain to endorse, stump for Carly "God Given Right" Fiorina tomorrow

Drill baby drill - a second reality check

NPR asked me to participate in a segment on bullying. The audio link is here.

Topless march draws onlookers in Portland

Lack of breastfeeding costs lives, billions of dollars

ROFL !!! - 'New Gallup Poll: Tea Party Less Popular than Russia, Communist China' - FDL

One Year Post Economic Stimulus in a Picture

Census Misinformation: DId anyone else not receive their survey?

Dear Conservatives - Russell King on Ratigan

ANC Youth Leader: South Africa Will Seize White-Owned Farms (Voice of America)

Please make sure to thank your congress-critters re: Health Care Reform

So.... it turns out that the "Thank God It Passed" proponents were correct after all...

Leading the show with Tiger today? Really, Tweety?

Tiger Greeted Warmly At Masters....

San Francisco Chronicle: Caltrain ponders return to commute-only service

FBI releases child molester after he tells them he will bring in accomplice, is now a fugitive

Old Man McCain relinquishes his trademark.

The Guardian: Wikileaks reveals video showing US air crew shooting down Iraqi civilians

Counter Protest the Wesboro Church of Hate @ Drake University THIS SATURDAY

RW blog reacts to Wikileaks video: "Embedding with terrorists means that you DESERVE to die"

For a good time - Do NOT go to this website --

Former Playboy Playmate of the Month arrested on felony charges (trafficking Oxycodone)

Freep: Pakistan suicide bombing a "terror attack under *O*’s watch"

Bad Cop Leisure Time

Updated Bikini Graph w/ the March 162,000 positive job growth

Updated Bikini Graph w/ the March 162,000 positive job growth

i dont want the soldiers prosecuted, but i want to know they are human and what happened

i dont want the soldiers prosecuted, but i want to know they are human and what happened

2fer: GHOULiani disowns Crist,uh ENDORSES T-bagger Rubio. Mc5Planes disowns 'maverick' label

Daughter of Greenpeace founders writes letter to President Obama

The stupid BURNS update: Teabagger offers PROOF that Obama’s a Muslim (photo with his shoes off)

Christian leaders use Easter to attack atheism

Did Jindal Bribe Louisiana’s Attorney General To Force Him To Join Frivolous Health Care Lawsuit?

Here's my initial reaction to the wikileaks video:

2 Officers Without Pay After Boy Hit With Taser

What Erickson MEANT to say was:

The whole scenario unfolding in the Vatican reminds me so much of Nixon's last days

More chaos among the RETHUGS -Swift Boat financier Sam Fox resigns from the RNC

I'm looking for a site that has earthquake animation apps

Tiger Woods!

Moving to the right, Bi-Partisan Senators Support Illegal Annexation of Western Saraha By Morocco

PA State Senator Jane Orie (R) is to be indicted. KDKA News just broke the story, it involves

I think it is lost

And Lo, John McCain Finally, Irrevocably Crossess The Rubicon Into DODDERING, DESPERATE TOOL

MarketWatch: Lehman 2.0 lurks on Wall Street

Cnn Interested in Tiger Woods and iPads while Al Jezeera Covering Real Stories

Shultz dealing with Obama v Rush

Watching "Capitalism - A Love Story" and gettin PISSED

Report cites questionable charter-school practices

Tweety leads with Tiger.

Links about the Reuters journalists from when it happened

I am afraid that California is going to get hit with a big size aftershock

20th Century Man

Mine explosion in West Virginia...

Bob Shieffer CBS News, and People Magazine agree.. Church has very serious problem

A discussion about racial justice and economic inequality on Bill Moyers

Pew Poll: 73% Favor Legalizing Medical Marijuana - FDL

Every death of every Iraqi civilian non-combatant is murder.

Repub Young Eagles: Life in the fast lane-Rodeo, Xe, Steeplechase, London Fundraiser Trips

The downside of the RNC bondage strip-club story

A teabagger's dilemma - the case of runaway Rifqa Bary

End of a Delusion

Listenng to a "on site witness" to the mess in Mexicalli and Calexico

US special forces 'tried to cover-up' botched Khataba raid in Afghanistan

Priest accused of US abuse still working in India: was sent to prayer as discipline

Circuit City blight.....

A week after the drilling announcement- How many environmentalists have you seen on TV?

watching the news about The Vatican on PBS

I like this slogan

On Wikileaks Video... Glen Greenwald, Marci Wheeler...

Meg "Money Bags" Whitman in California

Since when did supporting the party leadership -- or agreeing with them -- make one right wing?

To put it BLUNTLY, support for Marijuana legalization is growing HIGHER, like a WEED

Priest Accused of U.S. Abuse Still Working in India

If you've never seen it before, "Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room", a great documentary......

Freepers swarm protectively around the nest as Harry Reid snickers at the Queen Bee..."You Betcha!"

Obama is not...

Did someone prank Fox News?

Anyone here work for the VA?

Bush foundation touts merit pay in new TV ad

Stopping by a foreclosure on a snowy evening...

Should the MAFIA and other criminal organizations incorporate?

Chomsky: “The Evil Scourge of Terrorism”: Reality, Construction, Remedy

Not Just Guantanamo: US Torturing Muslim Pretrial Detainee in New York City

Large RW Christian Group Plans Government Takeover & More w/'s Rachel Tabachnick

Matt Dowd: GOP will win 30+ mid-term seats because people are angry and Dems own the levers of power

Reid Mocks Palin in Speech

The problem with splitting the United States into two countries

How The GOP Purged A Conservative

Is Michael Steele A Double Agent?

Census Bureau urges same-sex couples to be counted

Firm employs large number of Pentagon mentors, paid by tax dollars working for defense contractors

Top military brass double dipping on pensions and salaries while working for defense contractors

PEW - "The political enthusiasms of Millennials have since cooled -for Obama and his message"

Why The Repubs Are WELL AND TRULY FUCKED With Regard To The Census

Bullying on DU

Palin Rep Slams East Coast

What's with all the earthquakes??? (a list)

I decided to do a quick check of the abc, cbs, nbc,cnn and "faux"

A Protracted Economic Downturn:

Before rooting for the Underdog, how much do we actually know?

Mexico./US border quakes - please post updates here

D.C. Circuit Abruptly Closes Courtroom in Guantanamo Case

Supreme Court prospect profiles, names floated citing WH sources to date

British conservatives TOON

'Food, Inc.' and the Tyranny of a Corporate Controlled Economy

It's Gonna Be REAL Interesting To See How The WH Handles The Wikileaks Tapes...

Podcast on NSA wiretaps, CIA abuses

Getting Seriously Sad: McCain 9.8:'I Never Considered Myself A Maverick'

The GOP has only one talent - Marketing. Selling shit sandwiches to the public since 1980.

Health insurers sue Massachusetts on rate denial & "disruption in the marketplace"

What Would Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Do Today?

The chart you need to email to every conservative acquaintance you have

GACK! "I hope the government is able to rebuild as fast as we did in New Orleans"

Offer. In. Hand.

Pope Ratzinger and the Bushes: Two Peas In a Pedophile Protection Pod

The thing that gets me about the wikileaks video

Why were the Reuters journalists at that location if there was nothing shady going on?

You would think that a war photographer in Baghdad would know

Big Banks Dominate U.S. Banking System.

This will likely get lost but John Dean did a three hour interview on CSPAN

Toon: XKCD - Seismic Waves

Why Sen. Ensign should be worried about possible indictment

Great - the Tea Klux Klan is coming to my town next week.

Ear-rack.... or EYE-rack ?

Lying on the Census form?

Why didn't the Democrats keep Congress in session until Unemployment benefits were extended?

David Corn explains the huge difference between our fringe and the Republican fringe

Toon :The Good Samaritan

Uh, what the hell do I say?

China set to report record trade DEFICIT (not surplus) for March

Why the FUCK do we let the military investigate itself?

RIP to the Mars 'Spirit' Rover (which failed to "wakeup" from battery saving mode)

A Booming Business In A Bust Economy

WikiLeaks under attack by CIA and Pentagon

US Special Forces 'Tried to Cover Up' Botched Khataba Raid in Afghanistan

Tina Fey plans to take on Sarah Palin again when she returns to 'SNL' Saturday

Former IAEA chief: Iraq war killed “a million innocent civilians”

Turned on the news to get updates on the Baja earthquake

Driver's Third DWI Kills Two, Injures Three

AP now reporting on the Wikileaks video - refers to it as a "Baghdad firefight"

Better get used to gas at $3 a gallon

Breaking: 6 dead and 21 missing in West Virginia coal mine explosion

Hutaree Suspect's behavior raised red flags in Ohio town

Don't Mess with California

Support bees with blue and yellow.......

HSUS Campaign to End Dogfighting - Vote!

HSUS Campaign to End Dogfighting - Vote!

CNN's Erickson lashes out, doubles down on "shotgun" remark

CNN's Erickson lashes out, doubles down on "shotgun" remark

David Shuster 'Ripped A New One,' May Be Off MSNBC Indefinitely

Unemployment measures & what they mean.

What do the Germans know about economics that we don''t know?

Columbia Journalism Review Reports on Wikileaks Iraq Killing Video Release

Freepers respond to California GOP coming out against pot legalization (Awesome Read!)

Palm Beach rich people have "cracker ball" to mock the poor. aren't they cute?

All Right Now, Listen Up

All Right Now, Listen Up

The Most Disturbing Presentation of the Year

Transcript of the audio from the WikiLeaks video

Stupid People With Guns

HEADS-UP !!! - From March 16th... 'US Army Considered Attack On Wikileaks' !!!

CNN shamelessly propagandizes Iranian rumors with same lies that preceded unlawful War of Aggression

Crist wants FL GOP investigated for possible tax evasion..

Why no love for Martin Luther King Jr Yesterday???

"10-block long area of homeless people sleeping in the middle of the sidewalk"

Now 16, Elian Gonzalez shown at Cuba youth meeting

HuffPo's Froomkin's excellent piece on the WikiLeaks Iraq video:

A request for fairness in reference to the Iraq video

WikiLeaks Releases US Military Video of Indiscriminate Killing of Over 12 (Including 2 News Staff)

Oh.. my... god...

What has more unintentional humor than creationist 'science'?

"The Crumbling of America" On The History Channel

BBC: WikiLeaks posts 'killing' video / Al Jazeera English Interviews Wikileaks' Editor (Video)

Wikileaks Twitter: Disturbing Video on 'Cover-up' of Murder of Journalists in Iraq Released

Interesting placement of Sean Hannity's book in the grocery store...

An open letter to conservatives

Note to lurking TeaHadists: I am NOT a Communist. I am an American Citizen.

To the young man who is campaigning for no cussing....

Whoa! How did I miss this? A clear violation of the 1st Amendment!

Corporate Court Acting in Secret, Citizens Locked Out (Delaware)

A lifelong friend has turned TOTALLY Tea-bagger -- what to do?

A lifelong friend has turned TOTALLY Tea-bagger -- what to do?

I'm curious. If pot were legalized, how could we regulate

Obama Adopts Bush-Era Mining Rule (to dump waste on federal land)

What are the options for those of us facing long term unemployment

Koch Industries "Don't Buy" list.

How to Defeat a Pit Bull with Your Bare Hands

Michael Collins Reports from the WikiLeaks Press Conference, DC - "Collateral Murder"


Soul Train: The Hippest Trip In America

Rate this music video - Victim of Changes

Well lets see here was my day....

Has personal, bitter experience prevented you from enjoying life its ownself?

Can we just instantly tombstone anyone who uses a :rofl: in a mean sarcastic manner?

Go Away Little Boy--Marlena Shaw

Los Gigantes are gonna the kind of team that

Good night, DU

Been meaning to tell yah: a real life tv/movies-style "musical" moment

I came home to find the Chocolate Bunny arrived with CHOCOLATE!!

The Stand on Syfy a modern day Passion Play

Nathan (Edward "Tea" Robinson) from Ten Commandments -- the original tea bagger

The Natural on Bravo now.

Maybe someone can help

O.K., I'm seeing TRUMPism (Celeb Apprentice) for the 1st time & it's a disgrace

Trololo cat

The DU Glossary needs some serious help


and in other news....

Source Confirms Stacey Dales Quit ESPN Because She Wouldn't Fly Coach

WHAT Cheerios??!!??

I have foot issues

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 4/5/10

A moth got into my place last night.

Interesting placement of Sean Hannity's book in the Grocery store...

Van Gogh Painting Reproduced in Breakfast Cereal

Steamed crab legs suck ass...

Has anyone seen any good arguments in favor of NCAA Tournament expansion?

"Mad Men" song question.

after 25 year marriage, my wife is kicking me out because I cant find work for over several years now

Just in case, can Obama issue a prior restraint order on "The Butler Did It" headlines?

Jesse James tries In 'n' Out approach to rehab...he left, but he's back! USA! USA! USA! USA!

Just call me greatuncleoftwins

how do I attach a sig line that will appear with each of my posts?

anyone notice how LA Times Website is basically unviewable

Check this out!


I have to 9 yr old cats, recently one has started peeing on furniture

I'm debating creation of two bumper stickers on Cafe Press, and I want your opinion

HDTV is interfering with my suspension of disbelief

Opening Day, baby!

Are you annoyed by postcopycatism?

What I do... I do to the best of my ability

Interesting "structure" videoed by pilot...what is it?

I it now offical, it now cargo shorts weather, to damn hot during the day for long pants.

OH SHIT, MAJOR NFL Breaking news: NcNabb traded to the REDSKINS!

Serious question about TV for people with elitist tastes

Movie Poll: National Championship Edition

Behold, The Mighty I.K.S. Kanamara! K'pla!

Is Nothing Sacred?

Tiger's WIN!

Menu for tonight...

Has anyone tried hypnotism to kick a habit?

When is Easter this year? n/t

The only valid end to the sentence "The best fat for cooking (whatever) in is..." is "goose fat".

A new poster I created (a day late, dammit)

Little boy playing the drums.

The face of DUI, a repeat offender

Is there a method to your madness?

Who's worn a codpiece to work?

Anyone own a Bose Wave multi-CD changer?

A description of Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman according to the GMC Channel

Earthquake Notifications

Supper @ Chez trof: Eggs Benedict

Oh my god! It's the Pink Chicken Snake! The Pink Chicken Snake!

Tiger Woods!

baseball's back!

Rolling Stones Tour Manager Sam Cutler Finally Tells His Side of the Altamont Fiasco

OK. How's Apple gotta modify the iPad to get ya to buy one?

Moments in your life that seem like they are from Seinfeld!

What I did this easter - got 'tongue' from a Boxer

Someone tried to set our elevator on fire Friday night.

Not sure if I told you this, but there's a new Chick Tract up

Carrot Addiction Can Be Fatal

Hah - cool! I can track my Domino's order on my iPhone!

Babies with kittehs pics - Cute alert

Golf is super boring. How the hell can anyone watch it without getting rip roaring drunk?

Any movie recommendations, going to rent a movie from itunes.

Philly Eagles succumb to idiot fans, trade McNabb - to REDSKINS!!!

The LOUNGE needs some Jerry to soothe all worries...

Time again for the yearly "Post your favorite Baseball team and when they will be eliminated....

A big THANK YOU to those who came to Saturday's meet up. Here's the first batch of pics!

Nutliquor - Peanut Butter Vodka (think the inside of a Reese's peanut butter cup)

Are you annoyed by postmodernism?



why does it have a "repeal obamacare" link on the homepage?

GRUMPY OBSCENE PATHOGENS = GOP ...trying like hell to weather the storm...for Naught...situation is

Mitchell Howie: 'People are tired of business as usual' in Congress

To the GOP, It's not denial. It's selective acceptance of reality.

Nats Season Opener to Feature a Leftie on the Mound


Its so easy to say NO.. The Negation Nation

We need to ask Sunday talk show roundtable pundits what their "agenda message" is

DCCC Weighs Picking Sides in Hawaii Special

**** Heads Up: The White House Easter Egg Roll, Live! ****

Krugman today on 'Fool-Resistant Financial Reform'

Prez is doing some TV play by play at the game. Right NOW. Channel 50 in DC.

Steele "plays the race card", says he and Obama have a "slimmer margin".

Thune makes state history

Paul Paints Grayson as the Candidate of DC Insiders in New Ad

US service sector gauge grows faster in March

Utah gov's Dem challenger narrows fundraising gap

So, I posted a MLK quote on a Republican went something like this:

A non lawyer for Supreme Court, someone like Rachel Maddow. The next

An academic or a former politician for Stevens replacement on the Supreme Court?

Sen. Bob Bennett debates GOP challengers in Utah

Kansas attorney general won't challenge health care law

Europe’s backlash against immigrants

U.S. Admits Role in February Killing of Afghan Women

Unemployment legislation in the Senate only advances eligibility dates for the millions of

A lone Republican, Sen. Tom Coburn, said no ...unemployment benefits will expire for 1,000's

Tea Party Groups Make Harry Reid Target No. 1

***Obama getting ready to throw out first pitch***

Pending home sales rise 8.2 percent in February

Republicans blocking the second most effective economic stimulus--unemployment benefits

Police 'ignored News of the World phone hacking evidence'(England)

Steele's Convenient Understanding Of Racism.

Videos - My Presentation on the new Health Care Reform Law to Harlem4

Top GOP lawmakers want accountability at RNC

Chinese ship runs aground on Great Barrier Reef

A totally dishonest headline.

Big Banks counting on Blanche Lincoln to water down derivatives provisions in Dodd's banking bill

Markey Banks Big After Health Care Vote

AZ-Sen: McCain With Comfortable Lead Over Hayworth

Kansas City: Bomb Scare Forces Evacuation Of Federal Courthouse

My name is M-mu-mu-mu-NO

Assault charges filed against deputies accused of punching and kicking inmate

How will the CARD act affect you? That depends.

Meg Whitman's deep pockets put her ahead of Jerry Brown

About The Real Origin of Those Tea Parties?

Telegraph (London): David Petraeus for President.

Interpol ramps up hunt for Saddam Hussein's daughter

Survey: TARP driving 8.5 percent profit

Pakistan Blasts: At Least 30 Dead In Attacks

Pakistan Blasts: At Least 30 Dead In Attacks

PHOTOS A pint-sized Plouffe

Murray Raises $1 Million; Rossi Still Undecided

Why is Obama signing the Nuclear Treaty before the Senate votes on it?

Yes, Barack Obama was the model for Matt Santos on NBC's West Wing.

Drones Batter Qaeda and Allies Within Pakistan

Obama understands responsibility of being 1st Black president, Steele doesn’t understand his

Gibbs: Steele's Problem Isn't the Race Card, It's the Credit Card

US service sector gauge grows faster in March

Iraq police: Shiite family of 6, including 4 children, gunned down in Iraq

How do the consumer protection agencies stack up in the House and Senate bills?

Iraqi medical doctors implicated in plundering body organs

Chinese hail 'miracle' rescue of 115 miners

Obama is "the most debonaire, the most suave president of this United States of America.

Come on DOW (DJIA) are so close to 11,000......just break through!!!

Pope’s immunity to prosecution may be challenged in Britain

U.S. admits three women killed in raid (Afghanistan)

U.S. Service Industries Grow at Fastest Pace Since May 2006, Creating Jobs

Scores of miners found alive after eight days trapped underground

Charity to give $100M in grants for new art spaces

Now 16, Elian Gonzalez shown at Cuba youth meeting

Hostettler’s Unorthodox Senate Campaign

OUCH! Race is the Only Thing Helping Steele

Is there any truth to Medicare being the biggest denier of claims, and if so, does anyone know why?

US special forces 'tried to cover-up' botched Khataba raid in Afghanistan

Audit faults federal mine inspector training

'I Never Considered Myself a Maverick'

USC/LA Times Poll Reveals Shift in Attitudes Regarding Undocumented

RNC loses top fundraiser

Apple IPad Listings on EBay Surge Amid Foreign Demand

Health insurers sue Mass. on rate denial

Accomplishments under less than a year and a half of Obama Presidency

When is Justice Ginsburgh going to step down?

Vatican Declined to Try Accused Priest

This Feud with Rush.

AP Source: Report on Social Security delayed

Micheal Steele's new DVD of LA Stripper Republican Event may backfire with conservative base


New York State GOP gubernatorial hopeful Carl Paladino has 10-year-old love child

SKorean navy pursuing hijacked tanker off Somalia

'Oriental yeti' discovered in China

US senator slams delay in release of China currency report

PHOTOS Easter Bunnies

(UK) PM to announce 6 May general election

CHUGGO WEEK 2010: "C'mon Fuckin' Guy: A DU Lounge Novella"

Ken McKay RESIGNS: RNC Chief Of Staff Out In Wake Of 'Bondage-Gate'

Dear GOD, I did not realize what exactly the President said about Rush and Beck.. I am shocked

Paper: GOP senator likely to be indicted

What the hell is wrong with California? We're about to put another republican in office?

I actually agree with Tom Coburn

Media spin: "4 in 10 in Tea Party Dems. or Independents"

Philadelphia to ease marijuana penalty


Death of the White House Press Corps

Dr David Kelly inquest could reopen

Karzai to lawmakers: ‘I might join the Taliban’

6 Dead, 21 Missing In W.Va. Mine Blast

Wikileaks video showing cover-up of murder of civilians and journalists through US forces in Iraq

Federal Government Seeking Maximum $16M Penalty Against Toyota

Rank the Republican Presidents from best to worst

Is Bob Packwood responsible for our economic crash?

What Happened At Constance McMillen’s Prom

High-risk health insurance pools set to begin in June

US Received 8.5% Return From Bailouts: Report

Unemployment benefits expire for thousands (Sen. Coburn blocks extension)

WaPo should have informed readers there are no criminal penalties for failure to buy health insuranc

Kick CNN from the press pool until it steps back from Erickson's provocation:

Arkansas Democratic Senate primary race is gaining national attention

Has anyone tried nepotism to kick a habit?

Union Organizing Campaign Heats Up at Los Angeles Film School

1 of 4 Steve Leser Presents on the new HealthCare Reform Law to Harlem4

2 of 4 Steve Leser Presents on the new HealthCare Reform Law to Harlem4

3 of 4 Steve Leser Presents on the new HealthCare Reform Law to Harlem4

The Moustache of Understanding

Fox News Dishonest Editing of Obama Judicial Nominee Goodwin Liu

What Are The Priority Issues of Immigration Reform- María Elena Duraz

Papantonio Slams A Neo-Nut

Suicide bomber has blown himself up in the Pakistani city of Peshawar close to the US consulate

Husband + Husband =

God's Army calls Hutaree Crazy at Federal Court House Interview

Rep. Mark Kirk (R-IL) tells Chinese NOT TO TRUST AMERICA's WORD

Young Turks: Obama Vs. Glenn Beck & Rush Limbaugh (Video)

5 Agents busted in my door this morning - Unlawful entry 3-30-2010 - 6:30 am.wmv

What do YOU think of this Senate candidate?

Michael Steele: The GOP second-guesses me, is uncomfortable with my streetwise managerial style

Paranoid Patriots Identify Snitch!

Union Airs New TV Ad Targeting Blanche Lincoln

Tom Lehrer - The Vatican Rag - now on DVD

Al Jazeera: WikiLeaks video 'shows US attack'

TYT Interviews: Republicans Inciting Domestic Terrorism? w/ T. R. D. of The Faster Times

Youtube Patriots WHINE about Think Progress

William Engdahl: US won't recover for at least 15 years

fake rapture prank ---THIS IS GREAT

Collateral Murder (US Killing Civilians and Reporters)

Aral Sea Almost DRIED UP: UN Chief Calls It 'Shocking Disaster'

Oil Leak Threatens Great Barrier Reef (Makes me sick to see!)

Wikileaks' Editor Julian Assange Discusses The "Collateral Murder" Video With Al Jazeera English

TYT: (D) Rep. Hank Johnson: Island of Guam Will Tip Over!

Dylan Ratigan WikiLeaks Video PT. 1: Lt. Col - 'Rules of Engagement Were Not Followed'

Dylan Ratigan Show: Panel Discusses Wikileaks Iraq Video PT. 2

Interviews You Won’t See on U.S. TV!

A 2010 Census Message from Karl Rove (tee hee)

4 of 4 - Steve Leser Presents on the new HealthCare Reform Law to Harlem4

TYT (Scary) Interview: Radical RW Christian Movement Plans Government Takeover & More

Teahadist in Chief: Delusions of Grandeur part one

Wikileaks leaked video of Civilians killed in Baghdad - Full video

The Progressive: Corporations Aren't Persons

New History 'Tex-Books' Omit Invention of Printing Press

Imperial Overstretch in Afghanistan

Paul Krugman:Making Financial Reform Fool-Resistant

American Pastime: OverPaying CEOs (Barry Ritholtz, author of 'Bailout Nation')

Unserious About Iran

Spotlight on the States: (a Japanese writer's view of poverty and health care in the US)

How Americans are propagandized about Afghanistan

We Aren't Fooling Anyone in Marjah

Sweeping it under the blood rug

Finding the Forgotten Man: Tea Party populism and the return of Social Darwinism

Lebanese psychic has execution stayed, says lawyer

Watchdog Group Raises Alarm Over ‘Payday Loans’ at Mainstream Banks

Back to Market Fundamentalism

The Town Hall Dog That Didn't Bite

Report: Hutaree Member Wanted Guns To Protect Self From 'Crime Family'

Ann Coulter Confronted by Canadians for Racist Comments

Facebook is wrecking my daughter's future

Science is Bad!

Debunkers of Fictions Sift the Net

Korean Couple Nurtured Virtual Baby While Real Baby Starved to Death, Say Reports

In Pictures: President Obama hosts annual White House Easter Egg Roll

Will Fox News Destroy the Republican Party?

Josh Marshall:All, All, All About Race

Chris Hedges: How the Corporations Broke Ralph Nader and America, Too

Loss of wind causes Texas power grid emergency

Besides Resigning From The Copenhagen Climate Summit, Connie Hedegaard Investigated Vestas's...

Ohio High School Dismantles Wind Turbine After Collapse at Parking Lot Edge.

Copenhagen climate summit wasn't a flop, reports say-154 new domestic policies initiated

Drumbeat from the weekend...

Drumbeat: April 5, 2010

Pakistan: Loadshedding at its worst

Fuel Leak Threatening Great Barrier Reef

The Forest Service Policy on Felling Trees to Prevent Turbulence at Wind Farms in Forests.

UK Treasury lukewarm on plan for Iceland to pay debt in energy

New York Regulators Deny Water Permit for Nuclear Plant

Obama Misses the Big Oil

Peak oil review - Apr 5

Drill baby drill - a second reality check

Drought causes thermal coal shortage in central China province

Study Of Greenland Nitrous Oxide Release Finds 20X Levels Of Earlier Main Source, Tropical Forests

Meg Whitman and Oil Corps Seek to Overturn California's Anti-Global Climate Change Bill:

Oil Surges to Highest Level in 17 Months on U.S. Jobs Report

(Wind) power that is too pricey

Obama Administration OKs World's Largest Coal Plant

Four Nuclear Myths

Watching 'sports science' on women's final 4, espn.

U Conn beat Baylor in NCAA Women's final 4; play Stanford Tues.

Donovan McNabb swapped to Redskins

Butler's Shelvin Mack is fine and will play tonight.

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Sunday, April 4)

Something Wicked This Way Comes >>

Report: MLB salaries down 17 percent from '09

The McNabb trade according to Dallas fans and pundits

The Tiger Woods Show Begins in 2 Minutes

Now that the Redskins have traded for McNabb, it looks like Tim Tebow

Report: Nets to make Krzyzewski rich offer

Boxing: Intervention

£50 million for a guy with a broken leg? (redqueen, don't read this)

Don Nelson ties Lenny Wilkens for NBA career coaching wins

President Obama sure can't throw a baseball. Link>>

Another douche move by Snyder: Campbell found about about the McNabb trade from a reporter!

TIGER RULES AND RETURNS...his practice round was followed by thousands of supporters

Neil Diamond live singing Sweet Caroline in the 8th...

The Pirates pound the LA Dodgers 11-5 behind Garrett Jones 2 HRS's to move

The Natural on Bravo now.

Piedad Cordoba Leads Hostage Liberation in Colombia

No giving in to dissident 'blackmail': Cuba

Human Rights Watch Issues Statement about Venezuela Government Abuses

Uruguayan president visits Venezuela looking for new businesses

Bolivians learning to operate satellites

Putin, Chavez, Morales to Sign Military, Energy Deals

DUers posting from Cuba - check in thread

Small gains for Bolivia's Morales in state votes

Now 16, Elian Gonzalez shown at Cuba youth meeting

Chavez responsible for reviving liberation theology in Latin America...

Mexico’s Calderon Seeks Stronger Antitrust Law, Fines

Venezuela ratifies purchase of half Dominican refinery

Brazil: Presidential elections polls

Antanas Mockus Šivickas

Report: Probe concludes IDF failures led to killings of 4 Palestinians

Israel is refusing to see what Obama wants

Ex-NY Mayor Koch: Obama Anti-Israel ‘In Order to Please Muslims’

Israel will attack Iran by Nov: ex-Israeli defence official

Back to the Grind: Starbucks Workers Union Southern Midwest Tour a Success

Hotel Workers Keep Westin Boycott Going

Union Workers Reject Jeffboat Contract

OSHA ‘helps’ low-income, immigrant workers

Marchers remember fallen window cleaners

AFL-CIO holds Working Families Day at state Capitol

Today in Labor History Apr 5 Workers struck the Kohler Company the longest labor dispute on record

Well dang, no trip to Disney

Community Outraged by Shaw’s Treatment of Distribution Center Workers

Correction: Human Rights Watch

2 of my published poems about loved ones who died from AIDS

McCain Photo Swiped for Gay Porn Site

I don't know if anyone cares about this but me but at 12 Pacific on Link

COUNTER PROTEST in IA - Westboro Church @ Drake University, Saturday April 10th

E-mail exchange between pro/anti gun control physicians

Where can I find a list of words/phrases that are banned on DU's Guns forum? n/t

Students Resist Colleges, Strap on Empty Holsters

After the storm

Easter Egg Lesson

an easy find

Women dancing in a fountain

And the April contest theme is....

The Lama Temple - Beijing PRC

Fly Away Home

Russia to launch Cryosat-2 satellite on April 8

Pics of Iceland Volcanic Eruption

"Roaming" Magnetic Fields Found

Strong Geomagnetic Storm in Progress

Live NASA TV Video & Countdown Clock

Did a comet swarm strike America 13,000 years ago?

Weekly Weather April 5, 2010

Feeling waves of futility this morning...

I think I'm at the right church

It's Easter, Dammit

It's Easter, Dammit

Leaving The Church But Not The Identity (Baggott | NPR)

U.S. Catholic bishops issue rule on feeding tubes

Christian leaders use Easter to attack atheism

A Difficult Love Affair? On the Relation between Marxism and Theology (Boer | MR)

On atheism and charity.

He's Risen - Now What?

Machines to help you take a load off your knees when exercising

New Health Initiatives Put Spotlight on Prevention

'Pig sushi' diabetes trial brings xenotransplant hope

"To rob a country, own a bank"

How Washington Abetted the Bank Job

Study: A small dose of chocolate could cut heart attack or stroke risk by almost 40 percent

They're Back: Speculators again reportedly behind rising oil prices

Contesting Jobless Claims Becomes a Boom Industry

Breastfeeding could save lives

Good one page at a glance economic indicators.

More "kindle economics"

Sub-prime loans STILL being offered. Look at this ad:

Dr Housing Bubble 04/04/10

Easy to read one page foreclosure laws for your state.

NYT: States Skeptical About ‘Race to Top’ School Aid Contest - "SB6 - A Devious Plan" (Video Link)

WSWS: Parents, students, teachers speak out against Detroit school closures