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Archives: December 12, 2009

Just for laughs

BANK....BUST....FRIDAY !!!!!!! (Updated)

An unworkable mess: Senate health care plan offers insurance companies a hidden subsidy.

Charges dropped in movie-taping case (The one involving birthday & twilight movie)

The fun theory. Using fun to change people's behavior for the better.

The fun theory. Using fun to change people's behavior for the better.

Obama: The ANTI-Progressive

Senator Reid and fellow Democrats don’t undercut real health care reform!

Maddow to Warren: Come on air to denounce anti-gay Uganda bill

Maddow to Warren: Come on air to denounce anti-gay Uganda bill

It's still starting to hit me. Our President championed endless war while receiving the Peace Prize.

It's still starting to hit me. Our President championed endless war while receiving the Peace Prize.

Your Head Will Explode

Just now on Countdown:

First Peeps store is a mecca for all their 'peeple'

the frustrated progressive

Mass. woman, 98, accused of killing roommate, 100

Mass. woman, 98, accused of killing roommate, 100

Glenn Beck's climate czar called for quarantining AIDS patients "for life"

Two From HuffPo's 'The Funniest Protest Signs Of 2009 (PHOTOS)'

Two From HuffPo's 'The Funniest Protest Signs Of 2009 (PHOTOS)'

Tony Blair needs a vacation in the Hague

Honestly, there is not one single person I've run into or has overheard

Honestly, there is not one single person I've run into or has overheard

Another day, another Number 2 for Al Qaeda gets killed

Another day, another Number 2 for Al Qaeda gets killed

That was a punk ass lock mods and you know it.


The GOP voted AGAINST Wall Street REFORM


I strongly object censorship on this board,

The Reagan Years- Voodoo Economics and James Baker- 1982

President Obama: Seeking Peace Through Violence

Is Tiger Woods considering quitting golf?

Man dies in California snowdrifts

I've changed my mind. I'm pro-escalation in Afghanistan.

More Anti-Gay Attacks in Houston Mayor’s Race

Ultra-Orthodox religion is not a "viewpoint", it's a mental illness.

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!! Happy Hannukah you all

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!! Happy Hannukah you all

'Tis the season... for liberal holiday movies

Jacob Hacker’s ambiguous polls - By Kip Sullivan, JD - Part 4 of 6

Brock Chisholm called Santa Claus an offense against peace...

Happy Chan-u-kah Day! (#1 of 8??)

For all the good he's done Chomsky can miss the mark at times.

For all the good he's done Chomsky can miss the mark at times.

The World Is NOT Flat

John Stossel will be right at home --- Fox news

Another Person To Die

Science fiction author Dr. Peter Watts beaten and imprisoned at US/Canadian border

Hasmonean rule reached the Negev, archeologists declare

Nursing home resident, 98, accused of killing roommate, 100

It Must Be Great To Be A Republican - Unaccountable Even To Liberals! The Ultimate Free Pass

Greece verges on default

Okay you guys I am ashamed of some of you for your treatment of a newcomer.

Are Nazism and Islamism comparable threats historically?

I just found out about Attention Whore

Our President basically said "No peace in our time" as he was picking up the Nobel Peace Prize

What? No "Tiger on the lam" puns? What has happened to DU?

I just found out about OMC.

Why is GD filling up with threads about people's dead cats and gravedancing over banned DUers?

OK..when does the war on Christmas officially begin?

Removed because Violet_Crumble said I was doing it wrong.


IRS Audits Single Mother For Not Making Enough Money

Why Do Airstrikes in Afghanistan Keep Killing Exactly 30 People?

We shouldn't depend on the President or the Congress to do the things that we need to do

My idea for a bumper sticker: Please pick a holiday and be happy about it...

UPI headline: Pope to Probe Child Sex Abuse in Ireland

World Leaders Send Apologies for Climate Change ... from the Future

Unemployment for young vets surpasses 20%

Unemployment for young vets surpasses 20%

Photo thread! What are your favorite bike paths?

Dueling billboards..Christian vs Atheist. Christians attend atheist meeting in attempt to convert.

Republican Party

Lawyers profiting from wrongly convicted?

Draft calls for stiff carbon cuts

The Wall of Knowledge- Sweden

US Criticized for Rejecting Climate Reparations

Federal judge halts ban on ACORN funding

According to CNN, the Senate bill has a "reasonable" cap on yearly payouts to patients...

Time for Time banking?

The Flotz plan for Social Security solvency

United Nations Convention Against Torture

I haven't watched TV news for more than 3 days now. I finally gave up

Cancer Patient Fights For Medicaid

Coincidence?........... I don't think so Mike

Palin on Conan tonight? Who knew?

5 Years Later, Woman Admits To Gang Rape Hoax-Man in Jail not laughing

Have you ever been tempted to flame out on DU just so you can read the GRAVEDANCING thread

Funny how M$Greedia missed this murder in Texas

Luckovich toon: The Elaborate Hoax

Does anyone here remember Carlos Jiacinto ??

My Cat,Vinny died this week

The meme that not supporting a dem is "helping the GOP" or "preparing for Palin 2012"

The meme that not supporting a dem is "helping the GOP" or "preparing for Palin 2012"

Schools Say They Can't Afford All-Day Kindergarten


IRS Seeks Names of Stanford Investors Who May Have Hidden Accounts Overseas

Tiger Woods and the Ambien bombshell--Part 1

GOP rep quits, calls state house corrupt, then gets job working for payday lender

Naomi Klein on the "New climate ball game"

Repug Rep. Joe Barton is a nitwit

David Plouffe: Left Will Come Home for Democrats

Former First Lady Barbara Bush endorses "Precious": Interview

Supply Side Jesus

Supply Side Jesus

Studies: To Spend Less, Pay In Cash

racism and sexism at Murdochs Post

Sleepdriving on Ambien--How big a deal is that?--Part 2

. . . . Donations Shouldn’t Go To Hadassah Lieberman

Teabaggers make a conspiracy out of just about anything..

A topic for late night intellectual and philosophical discussion, ... if you dare

Worry about DU when the majority believes and thinks the same...

Bayer GMO contamination bites back

“Deal” Could Put Joe Lieberman In Charge Of Regulating Your Health Insurance

98 billion pounds of food thrown away yearly in America

AP IMPACT: Science not faked, but not pretty

High Premiums in Senate Democrats Health Plan - Shocking Numbers!

Dick Cheney Says Obama doesn't believe in American Exceptionalism

Thousands of Rocks Predicted to Fall from Sky on Sunday!!

Charcoal trade threatens gorillas

I guess I can finally stop feeling like Ingrid Bergman in Gaslight

Want Everyone To See Your Credit Card Transactions? Of Course You Do. Meet Blippy....

Are you being served?

Are you being served?

It's cost over life regarding health reform

Senate Dems Defeat GOP Attempt to Filibuster $1.1T Spending Bill

Senate Dems Defeat GOP Attempt to Filibuster $1.1T Spending Bill

I have figured Tiger Woods out.

This guy is an idiot:

This guy is an idiot:

This guy is an idiot:

Foreclosure Wave Feared as Mortgage Aid Lags Behind Goal

Dean/Feingold in 2012. Discuss.

Feingold/Grayson in 2012. Discuss.

Stuff White People Like

Philippines lifts martial law in 'massacre' province

Buh bye DU

Right Wing Neo-McCarthyism - Anti-Gay, Anti-Immigrant, Anti-Liberal Backlash - Is It Back?

Sen. Ben Nelson: No abortion amendment, no cloture on health bill

Boxer/Grayson in 2012. Discuss. Ok, I'll stop now.

Whackadoodle Right Alert: Conservatives in NC to sue atheist city councilman for atheist

Howard Zinn's "The People Speak" to Air on History TOMORROW (13th)

62 people on average are killed or injured by mines each month in Afghanistan

Who wants to set the table for impeachment and the rule of law with me?

CIA cuts Blackwater ties

Good News from Kansas:(chuckle)

Parole board rejects clemency for killer-scheduled to be executed Jan. 7 (Ohio)

Did I see Jenna Bush Hagar on teevee as a commentator yesterday?

Woman who invented CDSs - Key architect of Cap and Trade

Militia groups creating their own currency -- again

Why, that "It's a Wonderful Life" is just Commie propaganda!

In Afghanistan War, Marines' Struggle to Recruit Locals Could Delay US Exit

The Religious Right's Potty Paranoia

Obama's Big Sellout

"Amazing Spider-Man" #614 - The new Electro, Glenn Beck Version ROFL

The legacy of an inhuman trade

Pakistan Ends Operation in S Waziristan

I'm confused. Why did Alan Grayson vote YES for the bill to defund ACORN?

For more clarity-independents are not the base of The Democratic Party.

Govt decides to reject Kyoto Protocol extension (Govt of Japan)

Mortgage Cramdown Amendment Fails in the House

Isn't it Hannakuh or something now? My calendar says Hannakuh began at sunset tonight.

Isn't it Hannakuh or something now? My calendar says Hannakuh began at sunset tonight.

Are you down with the GOP? Yeah, you know me. OG Steele gets jiggy with interns

Pakistan PM backtracks on Waziristan remarks

Copenhagen summit: 600 arrested at climate change protest

Motorbike Assassins Kill Afghan Counter-Terror Official

Political Zinger from Over the Hedge (TOON)

Russia's LUKoil wins auction to develop Iraqi oil field

My ltte, submitted for editing and or corrections......this is in response to one

The Festival of Lights starts tonight

So is the government actually hiring?

Lawsuit threatened over atheist councilman in NC (trying to boot him on the grounds that he's an

I still can't figure out how you can fit someone in a suitcase..

Christmas healthcare bill deadline iffy

Senate Republicans fail to block spending bill

Amazing 500,000-Bird Swarm Captured on Video Over Sacramento County

Have you ever had sex with a republican?

Court tosses Prop. 8 ruling on strategy papers

Celebrity political donations...

I just wanted to let everyone know about a forum about Obama I just attended

Funny how a majority of those negative Obama posts

Send your $$$ to ensure Dennis Kucinich wins reelection

Who is in charge of the Executive Branch?

Family learns soldier died a hero in 1944 (sacrificed himself to save 20 French children)

What About Pre-Existing Conditions & An Insurance Co. Being Prohibited To Drop You?......

What is it with Republicans and crying wolf?

Note Bene: There is no such word as Islamism, except perhaps in your own mind.

CIA cancels Blackwater drone contract

Sen. Harkin considers raising bill to end filibuster rule

So what will be tomorrow's Sunday Morning Weekly Outrage after all the talk shows?

I am deeply disturbed that Obama used a Nazi comparison at his peace prize speech.

The best predictor of future behavior is past behavior..

I'd like green peppers, mushrooms, and onions on a whole wheat crust, please

Gordon Ramsay in hot water, as his business goes down in flames

"A Merry American Christmas" by Roy Zimmerman

Court Ruling Vindicates Grayson’s Argument

Has anyone heard from our friend ColbertWatcher?

Fundamentalist Christians show their hypocrisy over LDS Films

Expert warns against ingesting bisphenol A ( used in food packaging containers)

WOOHOO!!! I've been nominated for Top Primitive of 2009!!!

Cap-and-Trade Model Loses Billions to Fraud

University, Fearing Animal-Rights Violence, Axes Baboon Study (or was it T. Boone Pickens?)

Weekly Address: President Obama Applauds Passage of House Wall Street Reg Bill

iPhone users are delusional, consultants say

I didn't know this was possible, but isn't it great?

Wouldn't removing annual and lifetime caps on benefits be a huge giveaway to the doctors and

Great bumper sticker idea: "I'll put 'Christ' back in 'Christmas' when


In the campaign between Obama and McCain, a good bit of Obama's electoral plurality .....

UCSB Archaeologist Disputes Common Belief About Collapse of Maya

UCSB Archaeologist Disputes Common Belief About Collapse of Maya

Iraq oil capacity 'to reach 12m barrels per day'

Homophobic hate group, MassResistance, is the source of conservative attacks on Kevin Jennings

Alaska: I gotta admit.

Kathleen Turner Will Be Molly Ivins in World Premiere, "Red Hot Patriot"

Don't Talk to Cops..

I just had my left kidney removed this past Tuesday.

Europe Turns Up the Heat on the US

Europe Turns Up the Heat on the US

Foreign companies get Iraq oil contracts

Free Republic is a fringe right-wing Christian fundamentalist site

Al Qaeda offers 'condolences' for innocent victims

Al Qaeda offers 'condolences' for innocent victims

Intellectually-dishonest debate tactics

Happy Christmas (War is Over)

Anti-War rally in front of the White House Saturday Dec. 12 - pics

Grayson/Kucinich in 2012. Discuss.

Some questions about the mammogram controversy and a big What if?

Blame Congress First....

The Spin On The HHS Report (Boo! HC Costs Increase!) Relies On Two Ignored Assumptions!

Anybody Else Get The Feeling That 2010 Is Gonna Be A Real Interesting Year Here At DU ???

Animal Rights Groups Enter The Backyard Chicken-Keeping Fray

New Incidents Test Immunity to Terrorism on U.S. Soil

On Education: Bill Gates Admits He Was Wrong (Bloomberg Doesn't)

Perhaps the argument should not be focused on whether there is or isn't global warming as a result

Who appointed you the leader...

Schools get solar systems from stimulus funds

Schools get solar systems from stimulus funds

NYPD tracks gun in deadly Times Square shootout

Kucinich - The War Powers Act

Kucinich - The War Powers Act

So progressives can't win elections? BULLSHIT.... YES they can, here's how.

Who should we blame if the Democrats suffer losses in 2010

Death by healthcare....

Fundies Say The Darndest Things...

I don't know what I'm supposed to say about Obama anymore....

Blistering Indictment Leveled Against Obama Over His Handling of Bush-Era War Crimes

PAVE charter may "share" NYC's PS 15 public school building for 5 years.

America's Race to the Bottom: triumph of the über-class

Toon: Who's Right?

Volcker: There's No Growth Other Than What The Fed's Pouring Into The Economy

I don't believe in practicing bipartisanship with the republicans in Congress

Injunction Granted Against U.S. In Lawsuit On Behalf Of ACORN

Green vs. Green: Judge Halts Wind Project to Protect Rare Bats

Australia hands back sacred land to Aborigines

What do we hope to accomplish in Afghanistan?

Counterpunch appreciation thread

New conditions for cannabis considered (NM)

Presenting: Fundie Quote of the Day. # 2.

Mandela planned "Invictus" moment

WWII never destroyed Nazism. You cannot bomb a belief

What would you do if you came upon a scene like this?

Defying Switzerland's new racist reputation

MUST SEE: Howard Zinn 'The People Speak' On Bill Moyer's Journal

There have been a lot of posts lately about the who the "base" is.

Dems Say They'll Pursue Progressive Health Care Reforms AFTER Legislation Passes

Reminder: When Wealth Accumulates Into The Hands Of A few, Everyone Else Is Fucked

Ghost Malls of America

E. Ferrari = OpEdNews: History to Obama: Yes, we have made war on democracies

Did I hear Obama evoke MLK in his Nobel speech?

Uganda bans female genital mutilation

Uganda bans female genital mutilation

The Strange Consensus on Obama's Nobel Address

Newt Think Liberals Bring Detroit On Detroit

Is there a turn against the far left here lately?

Skinner, Obama's war escalation will make the divisiveness during the primaries seem tame.

Maybe the current HCR mess should be abandoned.

Just a small observation.

Just a small observation.

"Obama puts a pretty, intellectual, liberal face on some ugly and decidedly illiberal polices."

Just for clarity: progressives and hardcore liberals are not the base of the Democratic Party.

Wars or Jobs: Decide Now

McDonald's, Burger King, KFC, et al.....

So the guy in front of me is carrying a Glenn Beck book...

Colton Harris-Moore, the barefoot boy bandit, outfoxes sheriffs

Colton Harris-Moore, the barefoot boy bandit, outfoxes sheriffs

Tiger Woods: What are the rules for billionaires?

2 people + 2 cats living in 175 sq.ft. "home"

The sorry truth is that Obama's opposition to re-importation of pharmaceuticals simply STINKS.

Have Blue Dog(or GOP) been asked why they oppose public option when their constituents want it?

America Is Beginning To Resemble A Third World Country.

GOP: Copenhagen could 'destroy millions of American jobs'

GOP: Copenhagen could 'destroy millions of American jobs'

John Kerry:Climate Change Reality: The Senate Debate

More than 16,000 wreaths placed at graves at Arlington National Cemetery - pics

Small victory against a neo-nazi yesterday.

Danziger toon NAILS it

Would you support a one child policy in this country?

He lost me at the word 'evil.'

The arrogance of allowing "annual limits" on health care....

Face it: Raw capitalism is antithetical to and utterly destructive to democracy.

Judge sentences graffiti vandal to eight years

Something interesting from the Democratic Underground "About Us" page

Something interesting from the Democratic Underground "About Us" page

"I did not run for office to be helping out a bunch of fat cat bankers on Wall Street"

"You are not the base!" ~ "If you don't vote, the republicans win!"

News spin on Iraqi oil deals exonerates US regime's war crimes

What are the chances of the age limit for Governor being repealed ?(And the seven year precedence)

Probably Breaking: Duggar family to announce #20 on Today next week.

Anyone watch (or willing to admit) the Real Housewives of Orange County.

A warning to other DU Loungers.

Man gets year in jail for urinating on officer

I think a bit later I will watch badder santa

You are having a pic taken with Michael Steele. Strike your pose...

The FBI Files. Is this show serious or a parody?


Best [Liberal] Christmas Movies EVAH!!! List Your Top 5...

HI-01: Abercrombie to Resign Early

Abortion rights group backs Quinn, Giannoulias, Preckwinkle

HEY MUSIC FANS! Listen to Christmas Jam( Ani on now)

Marshall says she'd support the public option,Cunningham says he'd only have voted to start debate

Keith Allred will run as a Democrat in Idaho's race for governor

So tell me, those who cheer FDR's military escalation, what justifies this war in Sicily?

Basements - Why aren't there many basements in the desert?

McMahon campaign reports lush spending, but not much detail

Mass. woman, 98, accused of killing roommate, 100

Congressman Grayson on financial reform

Steele stays neutral in Florida Senate primary

Uh oh. Socrates is washing Plato again.

While we are on the topic: How old were you when you first had sex?

Comfortably Numb

"House approves financial reform bill."

Obama Honored By War Profiteer

worst sex

I'm not going to hold my breath waiting for perfect legislation

Cuba Detains a U.S. Contractor

"War On Christmas" profiteers...

Which Firefox extensions do you use?

best sex

Hey, merchants: PCI DSS -- anyone here had to do this?

Anyone heard from Parche recently??

My oldest brother had to get his dog euthanized today.

does anyone remember the name of the divorce attorneys that advertise on Stephanie Miller's show?

Washington Post article on child hunger

Ever had sex with a married man/woman and not know it? Not, not know you had sex..


An argument for honoring the secret deal with Pharma

On the Food Network they are making Christmas treats...

Umm, where can we discuss sexual relations? Is there a sub forum?

Your ideal policy.

Ever talk to someone for a few minutes

VIDEO: Will Smith interviews President Obama in Oslo

Arggghhhhh .....oooof! .....oooof!....

So, I was thinking about sex... socially.

Avril Lavigne - My World

Obama tops UK Times 50 People of the Decade

YouTube - "I feel good, I feel bad, I feel happy, I feel sad...Am I in love? I must be in love."

YouTube: "Gotta let you know girl you're looking good, you're out of sight, you're alright..."

Army Releases November Suicide Data

Best Six.

Only on DU... (Drug Reimportation Discussion)

YouTube - Richard Starkey, MBE: "I thought I'd make it, the day you went away..."

The Fun is Over!

"The great nobel battle"

Santa Claus the Movie is awesome because you get to watch Mr. Lebowski play santa.

The 27 House Democrats who voted against financial reform

Yes Virginia, More than 60 years-

Let's Talk About Sex Baby!

What would you like for Christmas?

PHOTOS Oslo (Official Photos)

Every healthy DUer should just STOP paying insurance premiums!

Health Care Street Heat Targets Senator Schumer, Demanding Medicare for All

TCM 2am est "Performance" w/ Mick Jagger 1970

Should I report this to the Secret Service?


Obama pays off Massive campaign contributor with special favor.

YouTube - The "Sister Christian" scene from "Boogie Nights"

YouTube - Beach Boys, 7/4/84 Washington DC, "Surfer Girl," with guest Julio Iglesias

Finally saw "W" - there is one good part

I don't care about Tiger Woods.

DOD Announces Casualties 09-11-Dec-09

Have it your way, DU!!!!!!! You were warned..I asked you a QUESTION dammit!!!1111

Does anyone have a cat that eats their own barf??

If the healthcare bill is a piece of shit

I dont feel good

Today I achieved a milestone


White House to help close healthcare loophole

PHOTOS Barack Obama's First Year in the White House (by TIME's Callie Shell)

Any body know any good sects?

Health Care Reform and Totalities

Obama's Nobel War Lecture: When it came to peace, his message was No, we can't

WellPoint thrives as public plan takes a dive

which group is more likely to...

I kept my TV on PBS after Howard Zinn was on Moyers.

Night time is the right time for:

School: I. I have survived.

Obama's Roar: How Worried Are The Bankers?

"Time has come today" by several artists...LISTEN please>>>

Note to self re 2012: President Obama's Nobel Speech > A checklist of main points

Six locked threads...

A song I really liked when I was a kd back iine the 60's....

I'm looking for the seal that has a taste for kitty blood.

This is the most quiet, lonely, Friday night...

Friday night drinking thread:

Oprah's White House Christmas Special Promo

Please Stop Blaming the Victim-

Gallup Daily Tracking Poll - 50% Approve, 44% Disapprove

Excellent analysis- Obama's Nobel speech:"Do conservatives know what they're embracing?" answer = NO

a very large rabbit

ramblings on the weekend - remembering family

Darth Vader, a question....

Flashback -- Krugman: Franklin Delano Obama?

Removed because Violet_Crumble said I was doing it wrong.

Daaaammmnn! I am prit-tee drunk!

My posts don't even get moved or locked anymore...they just vanish.

Hundreds of women lead protest in Afghanistan

"House passed the most ambitious restructuring of federal financial regulations since the New Deal "

Large black lump in a potato?

The Best Speech of Obama’s Presidency

I'm starting to get wrinkles.


I'm Rahm Emanuel! Fuckin' ask me goddamn anything!!

YouTube - George Duke with Billy Cobham - "Rush Hour," Montreal Jazz Festival

Obama blasts banks for opposing financial overhaul

If you won an all expenses paid for trip?

Put on a Toby Keith and...

Post that thing here about what happened that time!

I haven't been here in a while.

Poll question: What is this tool called at your house?

Blame Obama First

Who here has never had eggnog?

I used to work for a huge, well known company.

Do you believe President Obama will veto the HCR bill if the HCR bill does not have a public option?

Do you believe President Obama will veto the HCR bill if the HCR bill does not have a public option?

Bill Moyers: We Have a Nobel Peace Prize President Who Won't Ban Land Mines

"You don't deserve health care because you don't earn enough money"


Love is something if you give it away, you'll end up having more.

So much for the "stimulus worked" claims from a few weeks ago..

Am I the only one totally stoked and excited about the coming Hasidim v. Bicyclists Online Warfare?

I want to destroy something beautiful

If I go to Europe for a few more years, what's to stop the idiots from destroying America?

What is this tool called at your house?

OK. I'm watching MISS WORLD on E!

I killed this thread in GD (and I'm damn proud of it)

Is it wrong of me to hate the Pop Tart kid?

Question about chocolate coatings...

For a Good Laugh. Sing these words to "Walking in a winter Wonderland"

I must confess: I like True Blood

Favorite Big mutha hitting the Earth movie?

Link to "The MOST OFFENSIVE Election Mailer EVER!! "

Link to "The MOST OFFENSIVE Election Mailer EVER!! "

Happy Hogswatch to one and all.

Any car afficianados here? Can you help me decide on a small wagon?

unpaid advertisments

you can now watch fraggle rock streaming on netflix

Rush - Xanadu - that song kicks your ass, and you know it.

knopfler and atkins

If someone has you on ignore are they blocked if you do a search on them?

Secret Santa- what did you give and receive?

Christmas Time Is Here

How do I search this label? I bought a leather jacket today.

Who here has ever had grog?

Giggity, my giggahs

White nationalist hatesite stormfront has its own tea party sub forum

I wrote a song based off "This Land is Your Land" (more accurate version?)

Anybody watching the Army-Navy Game?

Is that new "Avatar" movie intended for an audience of furries?

Remember when I said that my wife's favorite gift that she ever got from me is a toaster oven?

Any legitimate way, that actually works, to get black pen ink out of a white shirt?

Happy Birthday CreekDog.!

Do you like all CGI characters in movies?

Time for a real challenge: what's the best way to get ice out of your door locks?


$80.00 for a Goose?

YouTube - Brian Wilson w/ Darius Rucker & Matthew Sweet, "Sail On Sailor," Letterman Show 2001

Ladies and Gentlemen, I present the Pogues....

I guess all the bad stuff Matt Taibbi said about Bush during the election was wrong also??

Need help with X-mas gift. I'm SERIES!!!

If I leave here tomorrow....

Giant X'mas ~Yuujou ni Ribbon !!! A JPOP XMAS!!

How many times did you put a boot in someone's ass today?

My husband is snoring so loudly I swear the neighbors must hear him!

Random pictures

What's the best gift you've ever received?

Today's key phrase is "in the biblical sense" -- add "in the biblical sense" to any thread title

Uh oh. I wanted to make a correction on a thread, but now it's locked....

I think Michelle Obama has a baby bump. A new Democrat in the WH next spring.

Hell with it, then.

Why would anyone be happy that Obama's turned out to be a hawk?

My husbands an idiot...

Classic by now but beautiful

Oh, this guy is simply perfect

I've been waiting a decade for this..

Who here has never had Nog?

Should I be allowed to vote in my own poll?

Whose relations with the opposite sex deserve more ridicule: Tiger Woods or Ears?

Tell us why your thread was locked, and be creative.

Krugman: What did Democrats believe about the economy?

My Cat,Vinny died this week

Since we are approaching the end of a decade, how would you rate it?

FUCK!!! Gotta go...ER or something...there is...

Carmina Burana! Best song ever!

Where do the most tasteless things on Etsy end up? REGRETSY!

If you HAD to date one of these people (or kittens would die) , who would you choose?

College football playoffs! Now!

Glee is the best new show this year....

Was 2000 part of the 1990's?

I'm now employed

Sade-Slave Song

Does anyone else here go to Yahoo Answers ?Particularly the Politics section ?

Garth Brooks Opening show

Post a song sayin how you feel

*It's Happened. Again!*

What's your sense of humor type?

I can't believe this is happening again

DU Tracking Poll Do you Approve or Disapprove?

My brain tumor was removed 19 years ago today

The Rain has come back to San Francisco

Printer isn't working - Help, please?

Have you ever heard of paperbackswap? A must for avid readers.

Trying to be constructive, here's how I think healthcare could have been handled -- Chop it Up

Photo thread! What are your favorite bike paths?

Damn, Kate Jackson looks like Joel Gray...

Made my very first ever Beef Bourgoignon today

Gordon Ramsay in hot water, as his business goes down in flames

How much do you tip your paper carrier?

What's the longest you've gone without sleep?

If you use Internet Explorer 6 by choice, you belong on Free Republic...

Song game: Post a song that begins with the last letter of the song before it.

Do you have any favorite Christmas music?

I knew Wal-Mart was bad, but......

WTF is up with Harry Potter movies?

"I did not run for office to be helping out a bunch of fat cat bankers on Wall Street"

Have you ever been tempted to flame out on DU just so you can read the GRAVEDANCING thread

We have a "house" health care we will get a "senate" health care

Reality Show Mom has 19th Child

For feds, more get 6-figure salaries

Duggar Baby Born Prematurely Due to Pregnancy Complication

U.N. Afghan Mission Chief to Resign

Tiger Woods to take 'indefinite' leave from golf

Top al-Qaeda planner apparently killed in Pakistan

[Hot] Lesbian teachers caught in 'naked classroom romp'

Gun laws are getting looser across much of US

Turkey court bans pro-Kurdish party

Climate change protesters march in Australia

Philippine hostage crisis close to end: government

Conservatives threaten to sue city over atheist councilman

Live video from Copenhage climate protests

Climate change protesters march in Copenhagen

Iraq hails 2nd oil auction but risky sites shunned

Mandela planned "Invictus" moment

'Obamaville' Sign Posted near Camped Out Homeless

South Africa 2010 World Cup

Climate change protesters march in Copenhagen

Tony Blair admits: I would have invaded Iraq anyway

Huge weapons shipment seized in Bangkok from N. Korea in Khazak plane.

Iran agrees to nuclear fuel swap, with caveats

Indiana cities pull plug on streetlamps to save money

US men held in Pakistan had contacted Al-Qaeda: officials

US men held in Pakistan had contacted Al-Qaeda: officials

Abkhazia presidential election opens

Abkhazia presidential election opens

Pakistan PM backtracks on Waziristan remarks

U.S. Freezes $2 Billion in Iran Case

U.S. Freezes $2 Billion in Iran Case

Senate GOP Denied on Spending Filibuster Attempt

Thomson prison picked?

Obama blasts banks for opposing financial overhaul

C.I.A. Said to End Blackwater Contract

Obama angered by Wall Street's 'fat cats'

State Department says Cuba has detained US citizen

US Iraq jail an 'al-Qaeda school'

Judge stops ACORN funding ban

Eight arrested in attack at UC Berkeley chancellor's home

AP IMPACT: Science not faked, but not pretty

Vietnam Opts for Japanese Bullet Train

AP source: Al-Qaida operative killed by US missile

Hillary Clinton warns Latin America off close Iran ties

Al Qaeda Planner in Pakistan Killed by Drone

Drug War Sea Change in the US Congress?

WellPoint thrives as public plan takes a dive

The 'Mini-Revelation' That Really Sunk Tiger's Putz

Harvard Suspends Construction of Larry Summers’ $1 Billion Science Center

Uganda, The Family, Rick Warren- and homophobia as an booming export.

Is there a turn against the far left here lately?

A Secret Police in America?

Too late to unravel the truth?

Russia's Lukoil Wins Big in Iraq Oil Auction.

Our Murderers in the Sky by Scott Ritter

Free clinic sponsor objects to District fee

"The Land Mines Obama Won't Touch" by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship

"Food: Commodity or Human Right" by Ruth Messinger

Worldwide rallies urge strong U.N. climate deal

Sat. December 12th: Anti-war rally in DC. Nader & McKinney will speak.

"Afghanistan and Pakistan: Anatomy of a Proxy War" by Bob Churcher

Grassley and the GOP Health-Care Hypocrisy: Do as we say, not as we do.

"How a Few Private Health Insurers Are on the Way to Controlling Health Care" by Robert Reich

Tiger Woods Dropped by Gatorade, but Picked Up by Viagra

Democrats pushing change from within

Breaking: Blackwater 'Guards' to Play for Army in Today's Army-Navy Game

Study: Deployments take toll on military children

Did Right Wingers Do 'Justice' to Obama's 'Just War' Speech?

AP Analysis: Science not faked, but not pretty

Health Care Street Heat Targets Senator Schumer, Demanding Medicare for All

House Passes Wall Street Reform Bill With Zero GOP Votes

More Easy Money for Wall Street by William Greider

Copenhagen police crackdown 'preplanned': Aussie eyewitness

Perfect Day - Lou Reed & Bono & Dr. John & Elton John & D. Bowie & Duran Duran

Mother Jones: No Country for Middle-Aged Men

Friday Talking Points (104) -- Washington Frenzy

Are Republicans Serious About Fixing Health Care? No, and here's the proof.

How well is the traditional media doing its job?

On Obama's Sellout (Matt Taibbi's counter to the American Prospect article)

The People Who Could Not See an $8 Trillion Housing Bubble Warn of Public Debt Levels

Felix Salmon defends Taibbi in "Fernholz vs. Taibbi" article from Reuters

On the Streets of Bedford Falls

The Strange Consensus On Obama's Nobel Address

The Religious Right's Potty Paranoia

Keb' Mo - America The Beautiful, from the final episode of West Wing

DEA Recruits Lil Wayne To Use Up All Drugs In Mexico

Militia Training Weekend !!!

Senator Russ Feingold (D-WI) - The Public Option and cost containment

ONE VOICE-Time To Pass Meaningful Health Care Reform

Polar Bear Party At COP15 March + More Videos From The Copenhagen Climate Change Protest

Wyclef Jean Nobel performance

Irish politician to opponent....f**k you!

Climate Crock Sacks Hack Attack - Part 2

The World's First Bionic Burger

Armed Response to 'Climategate' question

US Military-Run Iraq Jail Was An Al-Qaeda 'Recruitment & Training Centre'

Christian Charity Helps To Feed Non-Gay Hungry

Star Fox (Video Game) in Iraq Parody

Shatner Reads Palin & Palin Reads Shatner

Enroll the Obama kids in a military academy, & other thoughts on Afghanistan from a U.S. Veteran

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith Interview with Barack Obama. Does anyone have the rest of this vid

Behind the Scenes of the Kennedy Center Honorees at the White House

Shut This Town Down

NOT ALL WARS ARE JUST! SOME ARE JUST WAR! Congressman Dennis Kucinich

No Atheists Allowed, Mandatory Christmas Carols by TheAmazingAtheist

Amy Goodman @ COP15 On How American Corporate Media Is Blocking Action On Climate Change

Happy xmas (War is Over) Official re-release. Graphic

Live Feed From Denmark from a Danish Paper on the protest today

Does this sound familiar?

Geothermal Project in California Is Shut Down Because of Increased Earthquake Activity

Photos from Copenhagen climate protests

Big spring Chinook run forecast for the Columbia river

"Today, at 380 ppm our atmosphere is CO2-impoverished"

Great but ominous toon....

I wonder if wore the costume while he patronized the prostitutes.

Tiger Woods to take 'indefinite' leave from golf...

South Africa 2010 World Cup

Tiger Woods to take 'indefinite' leave from golf

Anchors Aweigh My Boys Anchors Aweigh

The New York Yankees to take "indefinite" leave from baseball...

How many "majors" will Tiger miss?

Tiger gives up Golf, takes up Speed Skating.

Boxing: 12-12-09

Colombia Urgent Action: Death Threats to Sinaltrainal

Quixote Center, HRW: Honduras: Reject Amnesty for Abuses During Coup

Quotha: Communique from Sociologists United Against the Coup

Mexican journalists create group against attacks

Cuba Detains a U.S. Contractor

Palestinian shot at West Bank protest

Military Court in Ramallah Sentences Palestinian to Death by Firing Squad

Settler rabbi condemns mosque arson

15-Year-Old Wounded In Hunting Accident

Homeowner Shoots Alleged Burglar, No Charges Filed

Maine Becomes 38th State To Ask SCOTUS To Incorporate 2nd Amendment.

Deputy arrested for false imprisonment, aggravated assault and battery

My fellow 2a supporters, does this bug you?

Banning People on Terror Watch List From having guns is pointless.

Gun laws are getting looser across much of US

Omaha is immigrant ‘gateway' (integrating more immigrants into all areas of employment)

Today in Labor History Dec 12 William Lloyd Garrison, a leader in the fight to end slavery, was born

those of you who frequent this forum

Working for Scrooge: Worst Companies for Union Organizing

Where is the Obama Administration on this?

From Page 6 in David Plouffe's book "The Audacity to Win":

Ugh, they attacked impik's thread like moths to a flame

Been thinking about it.. and we need to stay here and work..

How many here have recommended this group to other members we know are supportive?

self delete - posted to wrong area

Well, shit.

candle lighting

Rear Window

Rear Window

Rear Window

Just a few more shots in the dark, and a couple in the style of JeffR

evening gas delivery

Shot in the dark

Finally some shots in the dark.

Geminid meteors expected to offer display of shooting stars Sunday

New NASA Sky Mapper to Hunt Stars, Galaxies, Near-Earth Asteroids

Personalities Accurately Judged by Physical Appearance Alone

Google demonstrates quantum computer image search

NASA photo of the Day: Geminid Meteor over Monument Valley

IIASA YSSP 2010: Summer Fellowship Opportunity For Graduate Students

Resizing help please

Jackson, WY

Op-Ed In Ugandan Gov’t Newspaper: “Parliament Should Not Pass This Bill”

The Difference Engine

Kucinich To Introduce Legislation To Mirror UK Banker Bonuses (50% Tax)

U.S. Economy: Retail Sales, Confidence Beat Forecasts

Obama's Big Sellout

Greece admits it is riddled with corruption

Heres a post from someone who used to post here a ASAHG.

Messages from another world..

Dear friends, need help with

I feel like we're due for an 'explosion' of sorts here (and outside of here)

What I Love About ASAH Group: Happy Vibes Appreciation Post!

please light a candle for Ms. Pizza

What do you think of David Wilcock?

Massive Object(s) Over Moscow.

Rutgers/Columbia study: Poor children more likely to get antipsychotics

Lightning-Produced X-rays and Gamma Rays a Potential Health Concern for Air Travelers

Supply Side Jesus

What do you know about Sikhism?

Beatings, Rapes And Letters From Popes.....

Dueling billboards..Christian vs Atheist. Christians attend atheist meeting in attempt to convert.

Has anybody worked with the flat mozzarella?

Anadama Corn Bread (with molassas)

Made an old-fashioned simple pot-roast tonight.....

Irish Barmbrack

Sometimes I make biscuits.

How to separate sqash seeds from the fiber surrounding them?