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Archives: October 13, 2010

Boston TV station making campaign issue out of Obama's aunt

Mexican Lake Shooting - Tiffany Hartley - media sensationalism and why

AC: Just a few moments away from capsule being lowered to begin rescue of miners.

AC: Just a few moments away from capsule being lowered to begin rescue of miners.

Worst. Promotion. Ever.

Educator calls Ron Johnson on "facts" Johnson cited in debated with Feingold.

Check out this Radio flyer

I know one thing's for sure about Rich Iott

Mine rescue underway (UPDATE)

Dont forget to VOTE

Another Corporate Squeeze: Profitable Kohler Co. Pushes Drastic Concessions

Testimony: Teen ‘went crazy' (update killed pizza delivery man for under $50)

We need a non-political video forum

The GOP says cut spending.

Alaska couple converts pickup into Radio Flyer Car

McDonald’s Happy Meal resists decomposition for six months +

Midterms- How many House seats did the Repubs lose/gain in Reagan's first midterm?

Live Video: Chilean Mine Rescue

Moderators - can we have a temporary GOTV forum? Some of us are actively working to get Dems

On Ko: Teabagger Palodino says "he'd re-open gitmo if Obama closes it."

Gay club burned down, arson.

Now.. right now Rescue on the way!!!

Judge imposes ban on "don't ask, don't tell' policy on gays in the military [Updated- LA Times]

Sharron Angle No Integri-tea! - pics

Brown Whitman debate online

the tax canard

Brokaw: Any reason why you didn't vote or otherwise get involved in public life?

NAZI Times

Okay, okay, you win, Repukes. We MUST cut government spending.

While clapping the rescue of the miners - please remember these points.

Man, why can't this guy be the new North Korean leader?

Capsule at the bottom. Rescuer with miners. Live video. n/t

The first miner is on his way up the shaft!!! n/t

make it !!!!!!!!!

The Tea Party: A new slant on whackadoodles

The Tea Party: A new slant on whackadoodles

Frontline - God In America - Has anyone been watching this - interesting

First miner out

July 24, 1992: George Bush tells POW/MIA families to "shut up and sit down!"

Comment of the Day: Don't Worry, President Obama Is Going to Be Just Fine

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! & Here's a new Kitty gif!

"If you're trying to scare the president by throwing a book,you're one president too late."

Michele Rhee - Outta There!

Whaaa! Dem candidate (Herron-TN): DCCC canceled ads because I won't support Pelosi

I hate to say this, but NONE OF OUR PRESIDENTS

America's Wealth

The Mudflats talks about yesterday's Senate debate and Miller's refusal to talk to the media

Has anyone here taken a webinar? If so, could you relate your experience.

Whitman's throwing the Disasta from Alaska under the bus! She's going to be OUT OF TOWN!

The Tea Party's religious roots exposed by Sarah Posner

A friend just hacked through the government firewall from within China

Baby Born From 20-Year-Old Frozen Embryo

Zahra Baker...Anyone who knew this child was being abused, and didn't report it should be arrested.

Ken Clarke Reintroduces Slave Trade to Britain

If Obama appeals the DADT resolution, I'll vote for a republican before I'll vote for him again.

New York’s Paladino Declares War on Another Minority

New York’s Paladino Declares War on Another Minority

New Zealand government uses earthquake to enact sweeping new powers

New Zealand government uses earthquake to enact sweeping new powers

Wall Street firms dole out record pay to executives

More of the change President Obama promised AND DELIVERED

This miner rescue scene... are there iconic images, or am I reading too much into it?

The broken mortgage promise (or why GM workers had to take pay & benefit cuts)

Please keep your fingers crossed for my kid, who graduated

Good god! I wondered if the Freepers were responding to the Chile miner rescue...

Other Really Big Things

The war on Jobs?

Now for the discussion on the lack of safety standards

Our 'Vital Airbridge' About To Lose ANG Support

Our 'Vital Airbridge' About To Lose ANG Support


New Labor Party head seems to be up on his Lakoff


GOP goal: 3,000 to keep eyes on voters

Doesn't it sound awfully risky to have oxygen in that rescue capsule?

This message looks very suspicious to our SmartScreen filters,

Sympathy for the wretched politician, By Mark Morford

Pop psychologist on CNN: "They are miners because of good upbringing"

Here it goes! Capsule is in the hole!

Hey American Billionaires.. Do you think of yourselves as Americans?

Hey Fred Phelps, I guess God Loves Chile

Hey Fred Phelps, I guess God Loves Chile

Will the squeeze on workers ever end?

Newest Disgusting Sandwich -- Krispy Kreme Cheeseburger

The vultures are circling the miner rescue site.

National Guard Bureau to investigate California incentive payment fraud

Is that giant pulley used in the Chilean mine extraction supposed to be hypnotic?

Just want to say thanks to the moderators generally

Here is how sick some people are

First world citizens using the lion's share of the world's resources is a major problem in the

While Googling "Bibi" Ayesha , I found this...

dowd: The Unfair Game

Sam Brownback says Lou Engle concerns him; might these be his concerns?

Bachmann Raises Record Sum

so, the california debate was all about the word 'whore' not whitman using illegal aliens

VOTE VETS issuing ads!

WH appeals judges ruling on DOMA

fair & balanced: chuck todd to give scenario that would give boehner the gavel

The guy who drilled the hole to reach the miners was American

Student teacher dismissed for discussing gay marriage

Student teacher dismissed for discussing gay marriage

Student teacher dismissed for discussing gay marriage

Student teacher dismissed for discussing gay marriage

Student teacher dismissed for discussing gay marriage

Another $12 Billion Dollars Down The Drain In The 'Stan

Another $12 Billion Dollars Down The Drain In The 'Stan

Another $12 Billion Dollars Down The Drain In The 'Stan

Another $12 Billion Dollars Down The Drain In The 'Stan

Another $12 Billion Dollars Down The Drain In The 'Stan

Petaluma, Ca veterinarian gives soldier's dog a new lease on life

TODAY is the Voter Registration DEADLINE for:

Republican Senate Candidate Worried Black Folks Will Steal Election

Chickens for Col. Sanders, Jews for Hitler, Log Cabin Republicans...

DNC ad I'd like to see: Republicans want to be Nazis and slaveholders

"I need a fix 'cause I'm going down..."

Letterman's top ten video: "Top Ten Entries on Barack Obama's Enemies List."

Nouriel Roubini and Michael Moran: How Obama can save the economy from going back into a tailspin

I'm EXTRA proud of the USA today...

Cartoon idea......

Feminist Majority Foundation: Electing Fiorina or Whitman could be detrimental to women's rights

On a positive note

Brown just TKOed Whitman on Pete Wilson's "Whore" problem

Deep water drilling ban lifted ahead of schedule

Stinky Book Review: The Rice woman's book will be the literary version of her piano playing

Mayor Newsom, IAVA Launch 311 for Veterans in San Francisco

Anyone see Jon Stewart destroy Eric Cantor?

The trapped miners and the white butterfly

NYC council introduces legislation to make anti-choice 'pregnancy centers' own up, up front

We're all related.....sorta...

We're all related.....sorta...

Morning Scabs pandering to Meg WHITMAN. My scathing e-mail to them

Not to Piss on the success of the Miners being saved

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's Visit to Lebanon Seen as Warning to Israel

Whitman moaning and rolling her eyes...Crowd booing her

Across the U.S., Long Recovery Looks Like Recession

Caught On Tape - GOP vote suppression 2010

How to act like a commander in chief, and avoid craven passings of the buck

21 Senators urge Obama not to appeal DADT decision


Chilean Flag On Atascosa Texas Absentee Ballot

Being glued to the rescue operation in Chile, I can't help but be impressed by the

Robert Kennedy, Jr. Endorsement of Crist

GM’s ultimatum: Your paycheck or your job

The Dean "scream" with a shot of tequila...

Chile: 16 up/17 down

Judge rejects plea agreement in illegal immigrants' case

“Waiting for Superman” is a scam and a sham: President Obama and the “Superman” School Predators

“Waiting for Superman” is a scam and a sham: President Obama and the “Superman” School Predators

Reactor ‘renaissance’ flies off another cliff (Calvert Cliffs)

Dems should have set implementation date for HCR ASAP.

Helen Thomas on being called anti-Semitic: ‘Baloney!’

List of 49 states joining together to form a multistate group to Reign in Mortgage Servicers

Ohio groper-in-chief Tom Ganley wants to end legal abortion

Has anyone actually read the DOMA decision that they don't favor Obama appealing?

Offering Donors Secrecy, and Going on Attack

Russ Feingold needs our help

Drunken Wisconsin man needs rescue after chasing one-legged goose

Just Say Now’s Big GOTV Effort for Marijuana

Where is the Payoff for Huge Pentagon Budget Hikes?

Navy Chief: After These Wars End, Come See Us

Mass protests shake French government (3 million)

This new spin that the Obama administration must appeal decisions on DOMA and DADT is bullshit.

The Rude Pundit: Don't Ask, Don't Tell, Don't Appeal

Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski: TV Drama Producers

Speculation alert: US Corn prices surge

TOON: Oliphant - Be Scared, Be Very Scared

International Wear A White Shirt Day Is Coming: Oct. 15

WhoreGate Update: California State Law Enforcement Assn gives Whitman $800K

I just have to blurt it out: this rescue is the FEAT OF THE CENTURY.

YES!!! LTTE in my local paper-people are speaking out!

Exclusive: The Chamber Of Commerce Receives At Least $885,000 From Over 80 Foreign Companies

My idea for a bumper sticker


How do we spend $1 million dollars per soldier in Afghanistan??

Foreclosures being investigated in all 50 states

Prediction: Ds Will Do Fine On 11/2; Rs Will Use Their $ To "Pull A Coleman" In All Close Races

Helen Thomas Cries, Denies Anti-Semitism, Calls President Obama 'Reprehensible' (AUDIO)

Where's a Chilean flag avatar when you need one?

Fiorina to receive key endorsement in Fresno

Wow, a robo call from Obama himself !!

Los Angeles porn actor tests positive for HIV

Glenn Beck: ‘I’m not Dying’

Info about the wheel in the mining rescue in Chile

Bad Reporter...

Oy-then there's this editorial on Reflections on GOP Pledge

Reminder: The jury is still out on global warming! Here's the preliminary result:

Virginia Foxx's goose could be cooked. Paper endorses Dem Billy Kennedy

Vote for Crist if you must, but supporting Meek's candidacy helps Grayson and Sink.

mods, can you block posts from people saying they will vote for

Jon Stewart: Republican concept of "limited government" is "limited to the shit they want to do"

Jon Stewart: Republican concept of "limited government" is "limited to the shit they want to do"

Charlie Crist

Tell the DOJ: Investigate the Chamber of Commerce immediately!

Tell the DOJ: Investigate the Chamber of Commerce immediately!

Exposing the GOP's part in the Native American Genocide

Follow the Dollar of the newly paid for GOP

where are the Democrats who are flipping Republican this year?

Lucky Idaho

Shining example of how right wingers "win" arguments

US Catholic bishops declare War on Christmas!

38 years ago today: Uruguayan AF flight 571 crashed in the Andes.

Ha! Alan Grayson points out that outside Repub interests have spent more than his Repub opponent!

A long, long time ago...

Anyone want to help me respond to THIS regarding abortion?Should I even waste my time?

Gap Tosses Revamped Logo After Outcry

Joe Conason, Salon: "No new taxes" for GOP -- except a national sales tax

High levels of lead found in children's products at Wal-Mart, Target

Christine O'Donnell is debating Chris Coons tonight.

Dem closes gap in race for Stupak's seat - Check the new poll's sponsor!

Is anyone else watching the PBS series God in America...

Government is not the enemy, nor is it the solution

POLL: 47% less likely to vote for candidate if aided by ads paid for by anonymous business groups

You know what offends me the most about the administration making the argument for appeal?

Ltte I will submit after the election.

Gates: Courts should not set policy on gays in military

When Eliminationists Get Personal

wop, treehugger, kike, fag, commie,

Miner 21 on way up. The one with a wife and girlfriend

Democrats V. Democrats: A sports analogy.

Battered Democrat Syndrome

Daily Beast election oracle:Senate: 52D,48R;House 215D,220R.

Are you a toxic asset?

Where are the huge gov't programs to get people back to work & regulate fat cat financial interests?

Charter schools are public like military contractors are "public," like Blackwater is "US military."

First Lady fires up WI voters

How does the rescue of 33 trapped miners turn into a flame war?

Sean Wilentz on Professor 'Recovering Shock Jock' Beck, the 'educator' of the psychobaggers

Sean Wilentz on Professor 'Recovering Shock Jock' Beck, the 'educator' of the psychobaggers

Sean Wilentz on Professor 'Recovering Shock Jock' Beck, the 'educator' of the psychobaggers

Sean Wilentz on Professor 'Recovering Shock Jock' Beck, the 'educator' of the psychobaggers

McDonald's Happy Meal shows no sign of decomposing after 6 months

My bumber sticker

"Things the miners won't talk about to the press".(.the first 17 days)

Leakers, Beware the Corporate Media

DC Schools head Michelle Rhee resigns!

DC Schools head Michelle Rhee resigns!

Police tase naked jogger...

Humpback whale beats long-distance record

"Liberal" MSNBC and their right wing agenda - today's tidbits, with Mrs. Greenspan

Democrats ahead in key California races

Paladino loses support of pseudo-Hasidic Rabbi Teabag for sounding sorry about gay bashing sermon

My faith is in human beings

Culture Evolves Slowly, Falls Apart Quickly

Senate Polling Dump: 10/13 - Featuring Elaine Marshall's Hilarious New "Ad"

DiFi's anti-pot crusade

MSNBC Andrea Mitchell airs only half of "Whore" part of the debate

CA DU Members, do you think Prop 19 will pass??

My patience for humanity is wearing extremely thin these days.

VFW rescinds Boxer, Ron Klein endorsements

Dick Morris' Super PAC Sham?

"Billionaires for Wealthcare" - Where are these folks when you really need them?


Evacuee number 21, Yonni Barrios, is one stylin' guy!

An additional motivation to vote for Crist

DSCC Reserves $2.6M In Nevada For Reid

Jesus' General: Dolly Parton "Played a Whore"

CNN/Time Poll: O'Donnell down 19 points in Delaware Senate battle

Pelosi: I Hope Obama Administration Doesn’t Appeal Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Ruling

Teabagger billboard in Colorado: There Are Four Obamas - gay, gangster, terrorist, and

Borowitz: Scientists say Darwin was wrong!

Is last night's Brown/Whitman debate video available?

Just stop watching Morning Joe. Stop. Just stop.

If you are anxious to judge a teacher on test scores...

Todays event: Lunch with Michelle and Russ

Greg Sargent, WaPo: Rove, Chamber ads widely debunked as false or misleading

tom brokaw equated the 'w' word with the 'n' word in the brown/whitman debate

Barack and Michelle Obama are having a rally in

When Life Resembles A Monty Python Sketch

Oops looks like copyright issues over the note

Today is Wednesday. The miners should be back to work by Monday.

Judge Phillips' DADT ruling applies to ALL servicemembers WORLDWIDE

Kirk On Secret Tape: We're Keeping Close Eye On Voting In Black Neighborhoods

NPR Bans Employees From Jon Stewart's & Stephen Colbert's Rallies

Russ Feingold is 8 points BEHIND his multimillionaire teabagger opponent.

Has there ever been a popular Speaker of the House or Senate leader?

How do you measure "enthusiasm"?

Chris Matthews declares: "Blumenthal is pompous"...

Boycotting NPR

I just got an anti-Crist robo call from Rove's Crossroads GPS

One GOPer's Proposal To Save The World: '1,000 Lasers' -WV Raese

Internal e-mails reveal Joe Miller campaign distancing itself from the Tea Party - MUDFLATS

Exclusive: Chamber Receives At Least $885,000 From Over 80 Foreign Companies In Disclosed Donations

Hurricane Paula is stationary

South Carolina mosque defaced with bacon slices

Is Cell Phone Bias Skewing Polls?

Is Cell Phone Bias Skewing Polls?

When I look at McDonnell, I expect

News Corporation Shareholders Rebel Against Company’s Political Donations

Oregon County to Stop Prosecuting Arrests for Heroin, Shoplifting, Hit and Run, Prostitution

RE: Jon Stewart interview with Eric Cantor: Is there anyone more slimy, and hateful looking

My State embarrasses .... me sometimes.

Holy crap, Brendan Steinhauser on Colbert, this is hilarious

Elizabeth Warren Heads to Ohio, Hotbed for the Foreclosure Fraud Crisis

ms o'donnell IS a witch

I'm curious about the make up of people who object

Xenophobia takes root in German mainstream

The Roots of the Enthusiasm Gap Go Back to 1992

Democrats back on top on

Dog gets new leash on life after euthanasia flub

Zombie Lie: Obama "Must" Defend/Appeal DADT, DOMA

this debate is like watching a Nascar race

Driver in newlywed (killed) wreck arrested (underage DWI)

House Polling Dump: 10/13/10

First you must REGISTER to vote


'Robo-Signers' Add To Foreclosure Fraud Mess ("industrywide scheme designed to defraud") - MSNBC

The REAL law-enforcement group in Calif. is backing Brown, not Whitman

4th-Grade Girl: Teacher Threatened Me

CEO arrested and corporation held liable!

Botched euthanasia leaves dog owner in quandary

Screwed in Florida

Microsoft releases fixes for record number of vulns

Is this legit?

A fable

I hate to be a downer - I really do. But seeing that miner being rescued made me think

Obama and the “Superman” School Predators

About the new MSNBC promo spots...

You can Watch the O'Donnell/Coons Debate live on C-Span beginning at 7:30PM Eastern

I can help it. I can't look at Meg Whitman without wondering if her maiden name was "Dobbs".

Females were barred from Paladino's appearance at synogogue, female reporters were out on sidewalk

All 33 miners will be rescued in less than 24 hours

All 33 miners will be rescued in less than 24 hours

Pat Sajak's Coming to Take Your Vote Away

Is RFK, Jr. a pragmatic idealist, or an idealistic pragmatist?

The public’s lack of attention to detail, and Mr. Johnson’s willingness to exploit it, could end the

Wooo-hoooo, Christine O'Donnell is getting ROASTED by the

Hair Stylists, Teens, and Walmart Workers Were Robo-Signers

Yesterday a rock band parked across 4 los angeles freeway lanes & performed on the roof of bus

Almost too emotional...

Good looking polling data from WA Senate race today

Good looking polling data from WA Senate race today

Doubt cast on existence of possibly habitable alien planet

“Every now and then in history, the human race takes a collective step forward in its evolution..."

(Good News For Dems) Pew: Growing Cell Phone Poll Bias Favors Republicans - HuffPo

The more I research lariam,the angrier I get-I need help from those in the know

144 billion in wall street bonuses, 50 billion in stimulus to workers

Daily Beast talks to Christine O'Donnell's neighbours.

Democrat becomes first to attack opponent on health care repeal

Grayson debates without Webster???

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Drill Baby Drill: Obama To END Offshore Drilling Moratorium

Lock your car...or pay a fine

Abandoned By The Media, The Fisherman Of The Gulf Coast Struggle Along

Cognitive Dissonance - I haz it.


NPR bans its journalists from attending Colbert and Stewart rallies

Who are you to tell me I can't use that word in my subject line? More censorship?

There are dominant views in the US

"If you couldn't find someone in your home who was illegal, how do you expect businesses to do it?"

Pelosi To Progressives, Pundits: Don't Blame Us For Senate's Shortcomings

Nan Hunter, first recepient of National LGBT Bar's highest honor defends appeal by DoJ

DADT ruling: ".... the Justice Department is preparing to appeal ..."

Why Did Meg Whitman Suddenly Become Interested In Politics?

Illinois Democrat: Mark Kirk's 'Voter Integrity' Effort Is 'Karl Rove Politics'

Borowitz: Palin’s Evolution into O’Donnell Proves Darwin Was Wrong

We're #1!!! USA!!! USA!!! USA!!!

hey,anyone want to come to Dallas on 11/16-we are celebrating Bush's lie-brary opening!

On the Road Day 2: Good thing its a Test Run

Freepers thought Chileans at rescue site were waving the Texas flag

Are We Giving Our Soldiers Drugs That May Make Them Kill Themselves?

In South Carolina, we have three senatorial candidates:

What The Hell Is Wrong With Minnesota?

Iott: Do NOT Judge The Nazis- "They were doing what they thought was right"

Osteoporosis drug may increace chance of unusual thigh fractures..yikes!

Delaware: two questions . . . .

The ENTIRE Jon Stewart- Eric Cantor discussion -- excellent watch

What would you do if you were buried under 2,000 feet of rock for 70 days with 32 Republicans?

How to Recycle Tricky Materials: Guide to Recycling

Morn the Loss of Civility

Michelle, would you please pass the salt?

AFL-CIO job tracker -- please add your numbers here!!

Biden: "Why can't Karl Rove tell us where the contributions are coming from?"

Stewart just ripped the RW over their hypocracy re: foreign funding!

California budget cuts billions from social programs, spares charter schools

Gitmo Ruling Altered to Hide Evidence of Dead, Tortured Witnesses

I said "no" to subscribing to the newspaper

The cluelessness of this administration in regards to gays is nothing short of astonishing

cnn didn't cover the california debate, but they are covering delaware

Did you know there are two sides to Gay suicide?

Must Read First: 'How A Handful Of Liberal Bloggers Are Bringing Down The Obama Presidency'

The University of California does not have to give credit for classes taught with fundie "textbooks"

There is a lot of confusion about the jurisdiction of federal courts, I want to clear it up

Doctor Condi Rice LOVED Aretha Franklin and "the whole Motown scene!"

A fee to pay your bill? Yep

Christo-Fundie FAIL - Bob Jones U. Freshman Pin

Mark Twain's last story debuts in gold country


$142 million to buy a job paying $212,000. No one would do that right?


Scott McAdams: AK-SEN-We have McMentum - thank you!

Mike (Dirty Jobs) Rowe's letter to the POTUS 1/30/2009

The Ask The Administrators forum is back.

Mike Thompson's toon today - Priceless!

This is why I've been giving articles from Fire Dog Lake an automatic unrecommend.

Sestak Takes The Lead

Inflexibility and denial

Inflexibility and denial

Michelangelo Painting Found Behind Couch in New York

Wall Street Begins To Fear Nightmare Foreclosure-Gate Scenario Where All Of Housing Finance Is Wreck

Al Gore: Stand With Me To Fight Prop 23 And The Oil Lobby

China lands multi-billion dollar deal in Texas oil and gas fields

tom the Dancing Bug- Tea Party taken over by Tea Party®

tom the Dancing Bug- Tea Party taken over by Tea Party®

It's harvest time, I have seen the choppers

My letter as I read it to the school board

White House: 'Don't ask' will end soon

Jack Black’s new project: Lie about Obama to school children

DOJ likely to challende the DADT repeal!

Waking the Giant

FAUX News declares open season on its next target, public workers

I am officially pissed off.

Florida Senate Race

Finally I think I can put into words what has disturbed me about attacks on "the left."

Finally I think I can put into words what has disturbed me about attacks on "the left."

Official Chilean Miner Order of Rescue List

We're not doomed! (On DoJ appeals of DADT/DOMA)

Unbefreakinglievable: Industrywide scheme designed to steal homes!

We Are All Greeks

Obama 2.0 -- "common cause w/Republicans" on education reform, trade and energy

Band jams LA freeway to jam on behalf of homeless kids

Jennifer Petkov Apologizes for Taunting Terminally Ill Child

CREW: CREW'S Most Corrupt: Unfinished Business (10-13-10 CREW)

Build many small, community schools and reduce all class sizes.

Of Lost Cats and Communities

You know it's sad when the Log Cabin Republicans are doing more to end DADT than Dems are.

Do you agree with Rhee, Klein, et al. on this?

Law firm releases a "mountain of evidence" proving a massive illegal bank foreclosure scheme!

Why are we at war?

Ka BOOM!!! JPMorgan exits electronic mortgage tracking system (MERS)

White House's Jarrett: Dead Gay Bully Victim Made 'Lifestyle Choice'

Population growth is a major problem in the world. What are you doing

Population growth is a major problem in the world. What are you doing

Robo-signers: Banks hired hair stylists, teens to process foreclosure documents

Entire Housing Market Based on Fraud - FDL

Flashback: 5/08 "Obama: Don't fund independent groups"

California Gubernatorial Debate

Durbin Wants IRS Investigation of Crossroads GPS

Trillions in debt? Why give them the credit card again?

WH reveals 'enemies' list'

Biden: 2010 election more important than 2008

President Obama to Highlight Benefits of College Tax Credit

You know, we can all push for our own agenda to be enacted before the election

Obama Billboard: More Tea Party Hate Speech

Just a reminder to pass along to folks you know

The Hill Poll - Week Two (Open Seats).

(R)asmussen Poll--OH Gov--Kasich (R) 48% Strickland (D) 45%--Ras moves race to "toss-up"

Archived 3rd debate video stream on CSPAN of Jerry Brown vs. Meg Whitman starring Tom Brokaw

This is a good essay about Donilon.:

(R)asmussen Poll--ME Gov--LePage (R) 35% (-10) Mitchell (D) 32% (+5) Cutler (I) 21%

Senators to Attn. General: Don't Appeal DADT Ruling

Good Ad, using President Obama in HI Gov race

I lied on a Harris poll today

Mark Kirk Sends Poll Monitors To 'Vulnerable,' Largely African-American Neighborhoods

FRAME: All Democrats running in close elections need to call GOP opponents "the Bush Crowd"

(R)asmussen Poll--NV Senate--Angle up by 1--had led by 4 a week ago

Does anyone know if there will be video of tonight's CT Senate debate?

Survey USA: Obama approval rating up to 52% in WA state (up 12-points in one month)

What's in the Butts Obama is Smoking???

The Power Of Clinton, The Invisibility Of Obama - Howard Fineman

Our elections are NOT free or fair

Nice round up of the polls from yesterday which were, on the whole, better than usual for Dems

Nate Silver: Modest Gains for Democrats in Gubernatorial Forecast

Joe Conason: 'No new taxes' for GOP--Except a National Sales Tax

Even (R)asmussen is showing movement towards Manchin in WVA--though of course the GOP lead

Bachmann Claims That The Chamber Is Using A ‘Separate’ PAC To Fund Campaign Attack Ads

Elaine Marshall vs Richard Burr in North Carolina ?

More evidence of Harry-MO! NV-SEN POLL: Reid 46, Angle 43

How the Gulf of Mexico was Sold for ONE VOTE

fyi ATA is back

Survey USA Poll--DE Senate: Coons (D) 54% I'm You (R) 33%

Biden Says Obama Asked Him to Run Again

PPP--FL Governor: Sink (D) 46% Scott (R) 41%

First Lady Michelle Obama Hits Campaign Trail With Soft-Sell Message

Elway Poll--WA Senate: Murray (D) 55% Rossi (R) 40%

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

Another poll shows Manchin taking lead in West Virginia Senate race

Siena College Polls of 3 NY congressional races (2 good, 1 not so good)

Sarah Palin, Rush Limbaugh, George W. Bush all related to President Obama, reports

House GOP campaign chief is feeling confident, sets expectations at "mid-40s and above"

Sorry. Dupe!

So much in DC is about pushing Obama to the right (or making his outcomes look more conservative)

TODAY is the Voter Registration DEADLINE for:

Corporate funded groups going all out to put their GOP lackeys back in control of Congress

When In Doubt, Suppress The Vote

Obama administration appeals ruling that threw out anti-gay law (DOMA)

CA-Gov: Brown (D) 50%, Whitman (R) 43%

It's time to skin the Tea Baggers and Repubs like an onion...

I've written this before, but it needs to be said again...I am a straight vet

Rove, Chamber ads widely debunked as false or misleading

Report: Rove's GOP slush fund aired 17,360 ads in less than three months

"Hanoi Jane" Meg? Really? "Hanoi Jane"

Exclusive: Chamber Receives At Least $885,000 From Over 80 Foreign Companies In Disclosed Donations

Poll--Rhode Island Governor--Caprio (D) 37% Chafee (I) 33% Robitaille (R) 22%

DSCC email: Sestak up - 47-44; Reid up 47-45; Manchin up 49-44

Karl Rove squeals: I Am No Threat to Democracy

DE Senatorial debate tonight at 7:30 ET.

Tweety has a serious problem with Blumenthal

Photo: The Obama and.....

Reuters/Ipsos Generic Congressional poll. R48 -D44

Robert K. Kennedy, Jr. Endorses Charlie Crist

Pew: cellphone bias may be bigger than in '08

Public Citizen: FEC Should Investigate Crossroads GPS for Campaign Finance Law Violations

Think Progress v. Chamber of Commerce

Anyone know if there is a pdf of this VOTE 2010 sign handed out at Obama's rallies

The Coming Impeachment of President Obama

Republicans Warped Logic

This picture finally looks better:

News Corporation Shareholders Rebel Against Company’s Political Donations

A teabagger judge has found SS unconstitutional

New Polls Show Senate Control Rests On Four Toss-Up States

What can Feingold do to get back in the race?

CA Gov--Whitman pumps in another $20 million of her own $$--up to $141.5 million


GOP getting worried about...South Carolina? New RGA ad morphs Obama into gaining Dem candidate.

PA-Sen: Sestak takes the lead! (DSCC poll)

Cenk Uygur made a great case for public financing today--'It would be best investment we ever made.'

Jerry just kicked Meg's ass again

"The Case For Obama" - Rolling Stone

Bill Clinton is a political WARRIOR!

Contact White House: Don't appeal DADT ruling.

CNN/TIME SENATE POLLS: Coons +19, Murray +8, Manchin tied, Feingold -8

New Clip Shows-How Corporate America & Koch Brothers Faked A Grassroots Revolution=The Tea Party

Belle and Sebastian Write About Love - your thoughts?

Circle contacts for Halloween - anybody know about these?


I run into these people WAY too often on the bus. I ALWAYS wish I had a squirtgun... a FULL one!

This is true... SO true. And why are you women cruel like dat?

Anyone here have bottled water delivered to their home?

Should you be close to a coastal area before ordering sushi. OBVIOUSLY, the answer is YES!!!!!!!

There is one person to whom mathematics means absolutely NOTHING!!!!

Man develops power to rip holes in the fabric of reality


And finally: How many moms consider that children could negatively affect your vagina?

My name is Jerry.

I'm high or drunk.. here is The Band

Happiness is...

For a dog, life is HARD... ... ... ... but sometimes, life is HARDER.

OMG they did it! RANGERS!!!

Shit my Pets Ruined...

Obi-wan Kenobi: full of tit or no?

Truck runs into power lines, closes Evans

Tim Burton's upcoming "Dark Shadows" movie, with Johnny Depp as Barnabas Collins

Has anyone moved their pets to Europe?

The second week in October is pet peeve week.

Epic fail on the set of Transformers 3

I just downloaded the Distant Suns app for my iPhone

Has anyone here taken a webinar? If so, could you relate your experience.

litter robot - is this too much technology for a litter box?

Oklahoma man told cops he "desired prosecution for the theft of his donut"...wait, there's MORE.

Christians speak out about the suicides of LGBTQ youth

I wasn't the first post in Ask the Adminstrators, but I was #2, and the first to ask important ???s

"Scientists learn why sex beats cloning "

If they remake Star Wars, Obi Wan should be a Vulcan.

How would this rug look in the Lounge?

It's the Return of ATA!

I failed.

AAAAaarrggghh!!! FUCKING TAX FORMS!!!!

Please share one picture...

Best "Good day, sir!" ever

Prayers and good vibes for my daughter

I have a full time job interview tomorrow

Schnappi Das Kleine Krokodil

Ask the Administrators is back!

Stupid product alert: Anal Bum Covers for your cat or dog!

Simon's Cat - videos for cat lovers

Really tired of co workers who will find any loophole to get out of work

Obi-wan Kenobi: full of shit or no?

I didn't know Edgar Winter had a musician brother.

What do you think of Will Arnett?

At the zoo *PIC HEAVY*

Possibly moving to NorCal...

Random Questions

Alien prequel in the works - Ridley Scott to direct

Paul Simon is 69 today? Thanks for the music, Paul!

Someday, should someone re-make the Star Wars Saga


LOL Some of the Freepers enjoying Bristol's "dancing" TOO MUCH!

Starship Troopers 2 is significantly worse than whatever movie you just watched...

Oh good, here's my drink order. What are you all having?

Family friend committed suicide 2 nights ago

Happy Birthday to the United States Navy

Interesting Star Wars trivia

Best final line for any character in fiction (movies, TV, etc.)?

Should my neighbor prosecute brutal teenage prank?

What if one of the miners in Chile had been a woman?

Colombia: Disciplinary charges for 2 ex-ministers

Toyota probe on schedule, US car safety unit says

Canada's role in Thailand arrests queried

Hungary moves to seize company connected to red sludge spill

Robo-signers: Mortgage experience not necessary

Civilian Cargo Plane Crashes in Mountains East of Kabul

My name is Jerry.

If Darth Vader can sense Luke on passing shuttle because of The Force

Democrat fights back against Fox News lawsuit

Al-Qaeda affiliate calls for strikes on U.S. targets such as D.C. restaurants

Trial of Gitmo detainee charged in Tanzania bombing moves forward

Six foreign troops killed in Afghanistan attacks

Plea against China free speech laws

A Latter-Day Happy Warrior Tries to Energize Democrats

PLO chief: We will recognize Israel in return for 1967 borders

Woman becomes American citizen after 101 years in US

Charges to be dismissed against police officer in Midwest shootings

Paladino Apologizes for Remarks About Gays

Candidate in California governor's race arrested

Defiant chamber vows to spend more on election

Obama wants tax break for college students extended

NATO Helping Afghan-Taliban Talks, Official Says

Baker quietly accepts endorsement by Mass. State Police

RFK, Jr. Endorses Charlie Crist's Senate Campaign

(Robert) Gates says courts should not set policy on gays

(Robert) Gates says courts should not set policy on gays

Police investigate as man dies while being deported from UK

GOP groups plan wave of spending on House races

German train makes first Channel tunnel test trip

Fears of Sharia Law in America Grow Among Conservatives

BPA (plastic-making compound) is toxic, Canada rules

U.S. Attorneys General Announce Multi-State Probe into Mortgage Foreclosure Practice

Rhee is Out...

Oakland to seek Fruitvale anti-gang injunction

Next of Kim: North Korean propaganda machine gears up to anoint next leader

Proposed Air Force training area may bring conflict with ranchers

GM chairman predicts $20 to $25 share price in IPO

FEC Should Investigate Crossroads (Rove's Group) for Campaign Finance Law Violations-Watchdogs Say

Mental health groups call on President Obama to recognize military personnel who commit suicide

Police: Sharron Angle supporter cited for pepper spray incident outside Harry Reid rally

BofA Wins Dismissal of Suit Seeking Mortgage Buybacks

Chile starts rescue of miners

EPA OKs higher ethanol blends

Officials in 50 states launch foreclosure probe

Obama's related to WHO? You betcha

As campaign money pours in, so do complaints

Iraqi child saved in Israel

George Clooney Meets with President Obama

Chile miners: sunglasses men will wear to see the light

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday October 13

Half a Million Americans Denied Health Coverage

Magnitude 4.5 earthquake shook Oklahoma this morning

Gen. Shelton (III): Iraq went so wrong because of Bush administration 'lies'

Iceland Set to Present Bill to Wipe Out Personal Debt to Relieve Turmoil

Colombia's Congress investigates ex-president Uribe

21 Senators to Attn. General: Don't Appeal DADT Ruling

Exclusive: Chamber Receives At Least $885,000 From Over 80 Foreign Companies In Disclosed Donations

Porn star tests positive for HIV, two studios close down

Dozens charged with largest Medicare scam ever

Landrieu Not Lifting OMB Hold Yet.

Obama administration expected to appeal ruling on gays in military (as soon as tomorrow)

Legal Heat On Robo-Signing Stokes Foreclosure Fiasco

Belle and Sebastian Write About Love - your thoughts?

Judge: Stop Enforcing DADT

One Penny More

Christine O'Donnell NMA TV Style

Chancellor of CUNY defends open admissions (1982)

TYTInterviews: The Great American Stickup - Robert Scheer


INN News: Reagan Admin. crackdown on porn (1986)

Watchdog: Rove-Backed Group Violating Tax Laws

Teabagger Warns About American Crossroads

President Kennedy defends increasing minimum wage (1962)

Pat Sajak Show: Keith Olbermann's first network app. (1989)

TYT: 4 Billionares Fund GOP 'Grassroots' Org

MRN: Ohio Congressional Race Goes NAZI

TYT: Cenk on MSNBC on why 'anti-government' stances (and anti-regulation) are nonsensical

Evans & Novack: Mario Cuomo on anti-Italian slurs (1986)

YesOn19 Tele-Town Hall - Question About Treatment And How Cannabis Tax Money Gets Spent

FDA Fails on DePuy Hip Replacement

Michael Moore: Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry - Fun With Iraqi Detainees 1-3

Bill Brady's Dog Plan

Record Bonuses On Wall Street After Financial 'Reform': MSNBC w/ Cenk

Off the Table

Pre-Debate Web AD: "Angle v, Angle"

Rove & Friends Attack CAP For Not Revealing Donors

Is America committing nation-acide

David Pakman: Atheists and agnostics know the most about religion...and global warming?

Corporate Reform Action Pack (for education) CRAP

JFK calls out greedy steel execs (1962)

After spending $140 M, Whitman says she'll be the Governor who will say NO to wasteful spending

Mike Malloy - Byron Williams Blames Glenn Beck for Tides Foundation Attack - Part 1

MSNBC w/ Cenk: Tea Party Candidates Will Flop

Boxer hits Fiorina on immigration in a new Spanish-language ad

Weird Liberal Head Show #191: Delaware Senate Debate, Chris Coons vs. Christine O'Donnell

Dr. Riki Ott: Orange Beach Public Health Forum

Mike Malloy - Byron Williams Blames Glenn Beck for Tides Foundation Attack - Part 2

Urgent message to the Pope!!

Meg Whitman Debate Audience Mocks Her Hypocrisy

JFK Commencement Address at American U. (06-10-63)

Reality (Scott Murphy Ad)

Video Disputes Billionaire Koch's Tea Party Claims

Ten Democrats Getting Chamber of Commerce's Help, and Happy to Have It

Al Franken's SUPPLY SIDE JESUS... animated - by Wes Ball

Homophobia Literally Kills: Yankees Game

Jerry Brown ad: "Endorsement"

Joel Burns, Gay Texas Councilman, Gives Emotional Testimony Against Bullying

GOP governor hopeful Carl Paladino cashed in on Buffalo gay clubs - Cobalt, Buddies II

Canadians, Americans drifting apart on shared security since 9/11

Anti-Gay Rabbi Handling Carl Paladino’s Visits to Synagogues

Nobel Winner Liu, Quiet Literary Critic, Terrifies Beijing

Cast of Jersey Shore: 'Carl Paladino Giving Italians a Bad Name'

Our selective curiosity on sex scandals

Stop the Anonymous Hit Men: Make Shadowy Campaign Money the Issue

Best Political Cartoons of 2010 (So Far)

How 1950s Extremist Ideology Influenced Glenn Beck

Police seek public's help in locating three suspects in decapitation homicide

Pelosi Elaborates On The Risks Of GOP House Takeover

America's new poor: the end of the middle-class dream

GOP Senate Candidate" Absolutely Favors Eliminating the Federal Minimum Wage"

American Crossroads, GOP-Allied Groups Planning $50 Million House Offensive

"Education of a President"...(long Peter Baker/NYT Interview with Obama)

Banks Looking Further Than Robo Signers; “Lost Note” Affidavits a Point of Failure

Pew: Growing Cell Phone Poll Bias Favors Republicans

Uphill in Wisconsin

Money Talks: Corporations Become Humans and Curse Their Creator

Confounding Fathers The Tea Party’s Cold War roots.

TPM Generic Congressional ballot - average of polls 6 pts difference betw Repubs and Dems

Michele Bachmann Raises Record $5.4 Million In Three Months

Robert Scheer: Invasion of the Robot Home Snatchers

John LeCarre Fans will find this Interview with Him FASCINATING!

Who does the US Chamber work for?

We Are #1! #1 in Right-Wing Attacks Against Us! (xpost)

Smithsonian Study - Rapid Ocean Temp Rise & Major Coral Bleaching In W. Caribbean

Iowa State Study - Corn, Soy Farming Have Moved Rapidly Into Dakotas As 50-Yr Rainfall Avgs. Rise

Obama’s Haste On Resumed Offshore Drilling

Silicon Valley’s Solar Innovators Retool to Catch Up to China

Hungarian Government Seizes & Nationalizes Aluminum Company Behind Massive Toxic Spill - AFP

France taps into emergency stock

Drumbeat: October 13, 2010

Former Rep. Pete McCloskey receives Sierra Club award

Build It Yourself - Earthbag House Plans.

Billionaires Battle in California Energy Fight

NRC Approves Medical and Industrial Isotope Production At New Jersey Nuclear Power Plant.

Lifting of Deep-Water Drilling Ban Fails to Win Praise for Obama

Record number of humpback whales found dead in Brazil

How Did an Entire Political Party Decide to Reject Climate Change Science?

Chris Bosh meets President Obama


Fredi Gonzalez will be new Atlanta Braves manager.

Where are the BCS standings?

I'm torn over tonight's game...I will root for whichever team you can convince me has the

I'm getting a new Rangers cap!

Name Sugar Land's baseball team!

Sources: Pac-10 divisions could hinge on California, Stanford compromises

Arrrr! I almost forgot. 50 years ago today >>

Colt McCoy Likely to Start for Battered Browns in Pittsburgh

Typically stupid Cornhuskers. Stealing Longhorn logo.

Curt Schilling on ESPN

Can someone help settle this debate with my wife. Granted this is

Did Mickey Mantle play 17 years with a torn ACL?

*******College Football: Week Seven*******

Bad Umpiring

Who do you want to see win the ALCS?

Ecuador's CONAIE and Defamation by “Journalism of the State”

Former DAS director convicted in wiretapping scandal

Morales: Colombia safe from US attack

Padre de Chile

Gables mayor's race attracts retired diplomat and lawyer with political connections

Colombia's Congress investigates ex-president Uribe

Chávez to strengthen ties with Russia, Iran and Libya

Argument for keeping the Second Amendment

Amendment allows guns in Amity Township parks (Pennsylvania)

Puerto Rico gun laws to change?

Gay nightclub fire in Tennessee was intentionally set

Judge to military: Stop discharging gays under 'don't ask, don't tell'

Ft. Worth Gay Council Member Says It Get's Better

Child, somebody done brought it:

LGBTQ question

Proud of my sister

Despite Anti-Gay Rant, Paladino Rented To Gay Clubs, Son Ran One

Mens Group

For gay youths, middle school can be toughest time

Bishop Harry Jackson has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn same sex marriage

In West Bank, Peace Symbol Now Signifies Struggle

Helen Thomas Cries, Denies Anti-Semitism, Calls President Obama 'Reprehensible' (AUDIO)

Rapturous welcome for Iran's Ahmadinejad in Lebanon

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Hezbollah and the looming showdown in Lebanon

PLO chief: We will recognize Israel in return for 1967 borders

US backs PM: Israel is Jewish state

Top 10 worst errors Israel is about to make - Bradley Burston

Had to take a (mostly) business trip...where am I?

beginning of fall work

Open only if you aren't tired of "Black"

A few pictures I took last weekend

The first step toward building a mouse from synthetic DNA

Bacteria can communicate and exchange energy via nanowires

Moonlighting as a Conjurer of Chemicals - Sir Isaac Newton

Planet Earth misses disaster again!

Top 20 Microscope Photos of the Year

X-Shaped Space Thing Is Smashed-Up Asteroid

'World's oldest plants': 472 million-year-old fossils are unearthed in Argentina

Cosmic strings are super-massive, ultra-thin cracks in the universe

Is anyone else watching the PBS series God in America...

How to disprove God's existence, and Hawking's postulation...

13-year-old Canadian girl beaten to death for refusing to pray

How to Know God Exists

Christians speak out about the suicides of LGBTQ youth

Close 3-way Deity Tie in Chilean mine rescue...

Monster Galaxy Cluster Found in Distant Universe

Do ‘Mini-Med’ Insurers Gouge Low-Wage Workers?

Paycheck Fairness Act Poised to Beef Up Women’s Rights at Work

Tomato Workers’ Struggle for Justice Moves to Supermarket Aisles

More Than 700 Nurses Strike In Oakland California Over Health Care Costs

Interview: Reformer Challenges Hoffa for Teamster Presidency

Thirty Thousand Airlines Workers Are Soon Voting On Whether To Join Unions

LA Teachers: Good Teaching Takes More than Bubble Sheets

UAW Says 100,000 U.S. Manufacturing Jobs Expected To Be Created In DG Consortium Clean Energy Projec

Anti- Meg Whitman Political Ad To Feature Injured Nurse In Vegetative State

IWJ Looking to Hire an Organizing Director (mid 50k)

Hee Hee Hee! RedState is having a meltdown over the NRA endorsing Democrats.

How do I make a new thread?

Will you please clarify DU's position about supporting Crist in the FL senate election?

Has the Research Forum gone completely?

Awwww, why do you hide all the fun questions???!!!

Am I the FIRST!?!?

Is it really true that there are three of you Administrators?

Regarding the Florida Senate race; is it okay for members to

Will DU still be implementing the change regarding...

Boxers or Briefs?

If two cars arrive at a 4-way stop at the same time

Why is the "Google search DU or the Web" still highlighted as "NEW!"?

I only came here for the

Is there a limit to the number of "r"s one may have in a screen name?

When do you expect to have the results of the survey finished?

Can I ask more than one question per post?

i really wanted to laugh at struggle's post

When I click on a topic, the title disappears.

Dear Admins

Is there any way for me to get the last version of the "Computer Security" thread

Can you please explain the "Mark" function?

Why can't you remember the maximum number of characters that can be used for a username?

How do I post in this forum?

What about that annoying posting bug that's been there for ages?

Why, since any threads in GD about religion are quickly sent to the

Hello. I have a question about anti-choice views on DU.

Is calling a woman "a slut" acceptable discourse on DU if we disagree with her political views?

How do mods distinguish between genuine conflict and posters just kidding with each other?

Why are posts allowed in GD

Do threads ever get moved from GD:P to GD or vice versa?

I was wondering about Version 3...

Why is the My Posts section of the My DU page limited to 48 hours?

Your "Irruminati Triad" of Skinner, Elad and EarlG is MUCH younger than I would have guessed.

Just curious... How many of our DU store bumper stickers are sold?

New forum?

Can we build a safeguard prompt for the Recommend /Unrecommend feature?

How do I post a reply to a thread in DU?? today a good day for Moving Stuff and Taking Control...?

To astrologers......I think since the miners have a new rebirth

"Yearning for a new way will not produce it."

Anybody read the Fourth Turning?