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Archives: October 17, 2010

Weekend House Race Polling ... and Some Good News

Bankster 101: How to f**k a country six ways from Sunday.....after getting public bailout money !!!

Democrats got a friend in Massachusetts

The amazing first interview with one of the trapped Chilean miners


christine o'donnell is 21 points behind chris coons yet they will guest on abc's this week

Lyndon Larouche types want to impeach Obama

oh, what a crazy world....Controversial pastor gets free car for not burning Quran

Which Repuke Will Put on His Man Pants and Take Down Palin??

All Right! Got my ballot in the mail ...

Blame it on Blacks, Hispanics, Women, Gays ___________

The CVS debacle is just a symptom of a very sick society

Palin Tells Supporters 'Soon We'll All Be Dancing'

Boehner's brother tells why they became Republicans = our opportunity if we'll take it.

Best Polling News of the Day

Best Polling News of the Day

More Republican Family Values!

David Vitter's new ad trafficks heavily in race-baiting

Village Voice: New York's Finest Police Cover-Up

DCCC looks to rescue Rep. Grijalva

News Corp bans Cablevision users from Hulu

Frank Rich: The Rage Won’t End on Election Day

Lame Duck

GOP presidential candidate that scares the shit out of me....

I ran across Oscar winning documentarian Alex Gibney's "The Human Behavior Experiments" video online

"Obama has pulled a 160..."

Shock Therapy for California?

The Counterfeit Recovery

10/17 NYC Meeting: Public Education Under Attack (Central Brooklyn Independent Democrats)

Another in a series of unfortunate pictures.

Wealthy financier is mysterious funder of ads attacking DeFazio

It's not easy being me. It's just not. Dozens of things go wrong in my life every single week.

COLOMBIA: Groups rally to free imprisoned professor

LOL. Merit pay at Microsoft "promotes politics over fair reviews - a popularity contest" (2006)

NY Times - "Week in Review: Return of the Secret Donors"- Growth of Campaign Corruption Since Nixon!

OK, so the 'Baggers wanna repeal the 14th Amendment.

I SO t hink this is a perfect time for screen name amnesty... time for a change.

GM's goal: All 2nd-tier pay for workers at Orion plant

Christie's caught up as £30m forgeries send shock waves through the art world

Read How Absurd The Federal Government's Claim Is Regarding Marijuana Law Jurisdiction

Critical Assault by Allies Begins Near Kandahar

Barbara Billingsley, mother on 'Leave It to Beaver,' dies at 94

The fund-raising practices that earned people convictions in Watergate are back in a different, lega

Nevada AG candidate doesn't regret arrest for harassing women at abortion clinic

U.S. military, civilian officials claim progress in Afghan war

United States Military Pleased Economic Draft Is Working As Planned

Redneck LTTE to Columbus Dispatch parrots Fox "News" (big surprise).

New Toys For The DoD

Wisconsin - Russ Feingold to speak in Fond du Lac on Wednesday.

In Afghan South, U.S. Faces Frustrated Residents

In Afghanistan, the Exit Plan Starts With ‘If’

Voter Turnout in NV is High--Isn't That Good for Us???

Non Sequitur TOON: Still Deciding...

Heckler arrested at McCain press conference

How many Teabagger candidates are also side-by-side Creationism advocates?

No debate among Wis Lt Gov candidates cuz Dems are liars

Reps. Driehaus And Kilroy Join Call For Investigation Into Chamber Of Commerce’s Foreign Funding

Sued over Toxic Burn Pits in Iraq and Afghanistan, Pentagon Keeps Using Them

I received 4 Republican created campaign lies in the mail

frank rich: The Rage Won’t End on Election Day

Military Scientists Breathe Sigh of Relief: No Budget Crunch Ahead

Look at the image for Mafia Wars's "Masked Robbery" event

Swedish man gets sick benefits for heavy metal addiction

Are you willing to defend Democratic Party principles against Republican principles..?


Jiu Jitsu helps bully-proof victims

Spokane Police arrested a man waving a meat cleaver at Sen. Patty Murray's supporters

I think it's time to fire a few paint balls at that sacred cow: Democracy

US reopens vast expanse of Gulf for fishing, but experts stress caution on seafood

Why Do Those Disgusting, Anti-Social Hippies Still Exist in America??

m$ fair & balanced headline: As Democrats' message lags, GOP awaits wins

Seven Years of War and Still No Power to the Iraqi People

What's going On? Can it really be true?

Do You Know This About "States Rights" & Southern Treason 1861?

One step away from leaving the party: Democrats abandon House progressives

just got my sample ballot here in tennessee....16 candidates running for governor

So Bushco ignored the warnings about the Mumbai bombing

Belgian strike cripples Eurostar service

Sunday Talk Shows-One Debate-Colorado

Gibbs reverses House election prediction

California Tea Bag candidate advocates the abolition of public schools

Locals resent"pirates"label,claim"safest lake in nation," amid fewer but jaunty tourists (jet ski)

New Hampshire Chamber Leaves U.S. Chamber, Says It Can’t Find ‘One Positive Thing To Say’

Howard Dean opposite Liz Cheney coming up on "Face the Nation".

I see the media is in full "abandon your Dem party....everyone else is" mode.

How Countrywide Covered The Cracks ... and Mozilo got away

Unless We Get Our Military House In Order, This Is What We Are Facing:

Axelrod continues Democrats' offensive on Chamber donations

WP puff piece pushes hard for Wasilla Quitta

Whoa, Mrs Ahhhnuld was on same yakker show with Meagan Mc5PLANEs, after Mc5's Manchurian episode

Maybe I just haven't had enough coffee yet,


MasterCard wants the Indian government to issue welfare benefits electronically...using MasterCard

Anybody know boo about the "National Council for Media Reform"????

Wisconsin - Russ Feingold to speak in Fond du Lac on Wednesday

FUBAR In Afghanistan

Georgia 'Democrat' campaigns against Nancy Pelosi and those dreaded San Francisco values

Joe Conason: NPR poll: Republican midterm tide has crested

Mini-Documentary (Sidney)

Arrest made in Missoula pumpkin patch slaughter

High Times Writer Nabbed in Pot Bust

Modesto Bee issues 'hope-filled but cautious' endorsement for Meg - Fresno Bee endorses Jerry Brown

America: Rebuild it or fix it?

Did you guys see Horsey the other day?

Did you guys see Horsey the other day?

As media's message intensifies, GOP hopes we stay home

In light of all the mortgage fiasco including missing payments,

Hilton workers in Chicago start 3-day strike

I don't think Condi has much respect for President Obama

The Beav's Mom has Died

US trade deficit widened sharply in August - Bye, bye jobs

Russia reveals detailed data on defense spending until 2013

Is concern for the deficit a phoney issue?

Candidate (R-TX) Blames Headache for Gaffe

Rubio: US has God-given status. Independent UK calls him arrogant, simplistic.

Would you please ignore the damned polls and get to work?

Cat in the Hat has howler monkies howling.

SAG settles with Eddie Haskell

NM man cleaning gun accidentally shoots mom, son

Just maybe they are wrong??

Alexi Giannoulias: Where's The Note?

Health Care article that makes a good point--share it

I finally figured out who Mr. Paladino reminds me of!

I finally figured out who Mr. Paladino reminds me of!

The Dog Graduate

"Disconnect": Why cellphones may be killing us

Clinton Cabinet Member Sought Iraq Provocation - But W. Himself Proposed Ruse (Juan Cole)

Should the Obama taxcuts expire or be extended?

Sci-Fi Writer Iain Banks Talks Surface Detail’s Hell, Creationist Heresy

A.B Stoddard On MSNBC - Jesus fucking christ

I LOVE Autumn and yet part of it, I abhor.

An hypothetical: Liz Cheney is on fire in your driveway ...

Since the Carter/Reagan fiasco, have the aggregate of polls ever been wrong?

SURVEILLANCE USA: Guy Goes For Oil Change- FBI Tracking Device Found Under His Vehicle

I can think of 4 words from the President that would win us this and future elections

Would Eric Cantor or Paul Ryan (let alone Rand Paul or Glen Beck) have saved the Chilean miners?

Alien world view

Fox calling into question absent ballots. Why? I'll tell ya.


Pope Ratz wants to 're-evangelize' the secular world

Coons on O'Donnell: 'I'm not sure why she's running' for Senate

Three-quarters of Australians do not care whether political leaders believe in God or not

Pres. Obama: 'There’s almost nothing this room cares about that wouldn’t suffer if Democrats lose.'

Pres. Obama: 'There’s almost nothing this room cares about that wouldn’t suffer if Democrats lose.'

Republicans, Democrats who criticized stimulus wrote letters seeking funds

TV blackout raises net-neutrality concerns

After anti-gay rant, Paladino says Cuomo not supportive enough of gays

420 Bills Passed by House Got No Senate Attention

May I draw on your experience and vision please? What language should I learn?

Viewing Recommendation

Steelworkers Applaud Obama Administration Acceptance of Trade Case

It's after 11am on a Sunday, and still no FOX on Cablevision, News Corp = greed

Lesbian couple ejected from mall meet with property managers

I guess it's official.

FAKE Saudi terror alert to help Sarkozy stop strikes!

B.Krystol: " By making this concession, Obama is saying NO

Trade Unionists Speak Out Against FBI Attacks on Civil Liberties

US autoworkers’ union protest rattles investors (taipei times)

Frank Rich:The Rage Won’t End on Election Day

In Houston, Diane Ravitch Challenges School Reformers Face to Face...

A new union movement starts Saturday, 10/16: NYC teachers organizing reform caucus on Chicago model

US hiker killed in rare attack by mountain goat: officials

In Houston, Diane Ravitch challenges school reformers face to face

Barbara Boxer and Jerry Brown cling to narrow lead in lastest poll

Please remind all of your republican family and friends to vote..

France's fuel supply shut down in government austerity protests

Grampy McBush offers a "blistering indictment of Barbara Boxer’s record" at Fiorina event

Beware of Loan Modifications!

The DU Survey results?

The DU Survey results?

Did anyone else....

HuffPo now joining Yahoo in posting the worst

What sort of opinion do people have on Jerry Brown regarding women's issues?

So, how many will participate in the national temper tantrum being encouraged by the MSM?

Mercury News editorial: Vote Boxer for another term

Memo to the Obama Team: The Recent Rolling Stone Essay

If people who voted for Obama in 2008 are now voting republican in 2010, without a doubt those folks

Explaining about Walmart to my son

Wells Fargo Employee Admits She Approved 500 Foreclosures Per Day Without Reading The Paperwork

The Nation - "Democracy for Sale" - Another Article Noting Corporate Coup 2010

Immigrants Find Voting Can Come at a Cost

A serious question about DADT

Nevada Could End Up Being the Dumbest State in the Union!

Okay, I'm all done voting for the year.

Bill Maher Tells Joke After Joke About Brett Favre's Cock

Meghan McCain: Christine O'Donnell 'Seen as Nutjob'

We live in a country where people are free to think as they will...

Stimulating Hypocrisy: Scores of Recovery Act Opponents Sought Money Out of Public View

LA Times: For the elderly, poverty level doesn't cut it

McCain would filibuster on "Don't Ask"

2010: The year of politicking insanely

2010: The year of politicking insanely

Been a while for me, so Question: Are the polls right?

Republicans Struggle To Say How They Would Pay For Tax Cuts

Proof positive that many were underwater the minute they signed a mortgage/loan on their homes.

Liz Cheney criticizing Obama & Democrats for saying Chamber of Commerce...

Early Grades Become the New Front in Absenteeism Wars

Tax-Cut Decision Would Jumpstart U.S. Economy, Coons Says

Obama, first lady hit campaign trail together

The "Big Picture" doesn't matter to those

My crystal ball: The foreclosure crisis will make headlines on November 3rd

Homophobic study that says gay parents more likely to have gay children...

Bad picture, bad headline.... The "Librul Media" in full swing.

Great toon

The Real Heroes of the Chile Mine according to the Media

Democratic leaders support their more conservative members to retain control

After 9 years and Condit's fall, Levy trial begins

Anyone in NYC catch Bozell the Clown's Teabagger protest at the Times?

British National Health Service cuts 15,000 jobs. Conservatives strike again!

Tea Party in congress: tissue or pop corn?

Bobb's New Plan: Two Systems (Detroit and New Orleans school systems discussed)

Chimpanzees Go to War

Congress to retroactively legalize mortgage fraud?

Congress to retroactively legalize mortgage fraud?

If We Hold the Senate, We Still Lose It, 'Cause We Never Had It

Detroit Free Press: Halt-foreclosures group growing

If Harry Reid had offered up a sexist, arrogant, confrontational reply to Angle's MAN UP spew

If Harry Reid had offered up a sexist, arrogant, confrontational reply to Angle's MAN UP spew

Take a stupid ignorant Reagan deregulation republican to a movie -

Well exCUUUUUUse ME! Fiorina gets pissed off at Chris Wallace for asking a "political question."

What Happens When You Email Carl Paladino?

FL Teabagger candidate Allen West's ties to biker gang and drugs, arson, homicide, prostitution...

O'Malley (D) just two points ahead of Ehrlich (R). What the hell is going on in Maryland?!?

Fox Cancels The Future Of All Civilization

now that I have my BALLOT in hand - I am less unenthusiastic

Why is the South more conservative?

L.A. Sheriff: Pot Legalization ‘Not Going To Pass, Even If It Passes’

Hey Rocky! Watch Me Pull a Rabbit out of My Hat!

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet a small boy at Cleveland Airport - pics

Meghan McCain Calls O'Donnell 'Nut Job'

Meghan McCain Calls O'Donnell 'Nut Job'

FDR knew: The best customer of American industry is the well-paid worker

John McCain: I'd 'Absolutely' Filibuster 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

America's super rich step up the pressure on Obama

Recognizing capabilities

What lesson did your generation or Dem sub-group learn the hard way?

Oregon Trooper tickets 82 year old woman going 110 mph

Holy crap, a Cat5 typhoon is heading right for the Philippines!

Opinion Polls: Getting the results you want

Hiker killed by mountain goat in Olympic National Park

Where did the meme that Condi Rice is a "Reasonable Republican" come from?

New Hampshire Chamber Leaves U.S. Chamber, Says It Can’t Find ‘One Positive Thing To Say’

If you were no longer going to DU, what would you do?

Don't Ask Don't Tell has now been officially dead for four long days

My Guity Pleasure, True Class Warfare...

Oil change reignites debate over GPS trackers

Wal-Mart mulling options after Canada union ruling

Teabagger vows to "re-educate" Americans

Teabagger vows to "re-educate" Americans

Judge Phillips' order killing Don't Ask Don't Tell is a bird in the hand

Tree-sus: Man Sees Jesus Christ in Tree Branch

Mother Jones: Can You Live Without Money For a Year?

Thoughts from a Florida teacher and parent about the school reform.

Wow... Must Read... This Thing (Foreclosure Crisis) Is Really Snowballing...

Get ready for a big red blotch right in the middle of the country.

Albino girl, 11, killed and beheaded in Swaziland ’for witchcraft’

Foreclosure mess shameful: Housing Secretary

Does anyone know anyone who is unhappy at having gone from private insurance to Medicare?

Does anyone know anyone who is unhappy at having gone from private insurance to Medicare?

Couldn't people like Ann Coulter, Limbaugh, Beck, Buchanan, etc. be considered as TROLLS?

Merkel says German multi-cultural society has failed

How about this for a new rule:

The “teach-the-Dems-a-lesson” strategy not only doesn’t work, it’s extremely dangerous.

The List: 101 Examples of Why Republicans Should Not Be Allowed to Regain Control of Congress

from Bernie Sanders, Kidding Ourselves

from Bernie Sanders, Kidding Ourselves

from Bernie Sanders, Kidding Ourselves

from Bernie Sanders, Kidding Ourselves

Rand Paul refused to shake hands with Jack Conway

Secretary of Defense Gates says the military has to consider segregated barracks for gay soldiers!

Bilo on the view: Something that no one called out Bill for.

Fox Cancels The Future Of All Civilization

Minnesota Paper endorses Tarryl Clark over Bachmann

I get a kick that one of DU's best and most entertaining writers is named Stinky the Clown.

RNC 8 case set to end with plea deal on October 19 (Terrorists from Republican National Convention )

NATO Official To CNN On WikiLeaks: "Not Been A Single Case Of Afghans Needing Protection Or Moved"

It's time to review the classic "7 Pillars of Propaganda" due to what's filling my teevee screen

Koch Industries awaits Venezuela takeover

Secret FBI tracking ignites legal firestorm

Poll: Many 2008 Obama supporters defecting to GOP. This anger has reached the pt. of self-destruct,

Am I an asshole if I defriend people on facebook for supporting freeper politicians?

DADT will not be overturned in the lame duck session.

They want to take away my right to vote, Obamacare, and more

Reaping what you sow.

C-SPAN coverage of Debate for US Senate KY begins in 13 minutes



Pregnant new bride dies after being set on fire in garden

Don't forget: The 4th Ann. Late H. Lee Atwater Award for Republican Evil is this Halloween

If the 'publicans had their way, what would this country be like?

Did DUers hear that smack down at the Conway v Paul debate

Maureen Dowd on the Republican Mean Girls

Just read a really disgusting article about Palin.

Scarlet Letter Law came back to bite Florida Dems in the butt today.

Segregated Barracks

The Way We Forget

LOL's for the week-end - pics

Jesse Ventura says what every weak a$$ democrat should be saying about Palin

Jesse Ventura says what every weak a$$ democrat should be saying about Palin

••• Back on YouTube - Rich Iott's (for Congress in Ohio) Nazi Recruitment Video - How to be a Nazi!

KIPP Schools are featured in Waiting for Superman: What is Wrong with their Success?

President Obama is Wrong, the Republicans are Right

If you thought Peak OIL was a problem, check out the dwindling "Rare Earth" supply.

Elementary student brings pot to school to turn in his parents

Free Homes for Everyone?

BP attorney suggests that the oil giant might seek to cap spill claims at $75 million

Blind mustang needs cataract surgery.

Holy Crap !!! - Super Typhoon Megi Has Sustained Winds Of 180 & Gusts Of 220 MPH !!!

Anthem Approved For Health Insurance Rate Hikes As High As 47 Percent

Traitors in the Supreme Court Erased Our Most Precious Security

Someone else "gets it" regarding teachers. Stop blaming them.

Pakistani victims of U.S. drone strikes speak out in a new report

Special Ops/DIA Prison in Afghanistan Denies Red Cross Access to Detainees

Feds Confirm Mumbai Plotter Trained With Terrorists While Working for DEA

2.5 Million Protest in France

Fierce Advocate may be considering 'separate-but-equal' policy to replace DADT

CNN:Iran nuclear talks to resume mid Nov

Transcript of NYT interview with President Obama

John Kerry fires at GOP Senate nominees

Clinton , Jerry Brown and Gavin Newsom Campaign Pics

Thanks for giving the republicans their easiest campaign season ever (RANT)

Obama, first lady hit campaign trail together today

Lawyers Group With Close Ties To RNC Features Parade Of Vote Fraud Fearmongers

Bill Clinton IN THE HOUSE!!!! at UCLA campaigning for Brown and Newsome

DUers, any ideas as to why the Meek/Crist/Rubio debate is not anywhere online?

Flashback vid of a man with a spine: Just who is our opposition?

The Rage Won’t End on Election Day, By FRANK RICH

Biden: GOP on deficits is like an arsonist becoming fire marshal

Howard Dean Peers Into The Enthusiasm Gap

If bumper stickers reflected the way people really think

The #1 priority for the Republicans is renewing the Bush taxcuts...

Axelrod on elections, tax cuts

Another BULLSHIT poll about Obama

If the Dems lose the House in '10, they'll regain it in '12.

The democrats SHRUNKED!!!! the deficit something the media and teaKKKbaggers not talking about

New Hampshire Chamber Leaves U.S. Chamber, Says It Can’t Find ‘One Positive Thing To Say’

Repubs: "Spending has really gotten out of control in the last two years".

Hey, Small Spender (Krugman analyzes Government spending Surge)

What we must learn!!

Buck (Teabagger-CO) says being gay is a "choice" (VIDEO), Conservative GJ DS endorses Bennet.

Can someone please direct me to ...

Asked If He Will Engage Shareholders Before Doling Out...Political Contributions, Murdoch Says ‘No’

WH House AGAIN Makes a Point of Saying "We will retain control of Congress."

WH House AGAIN Makes a Point of Saying "We will retain control of Congress."

NYT Magazine Article must read

Some early voting statistics from North Carolina, Iowa and Maine

this is the photo of Obama that my ISP (Cablevision) is showing on its home page . . .

Local Business Groups Seek Distance From US Chamber of Commerce

Pres. Obama / Dem rally in Ohio - Live stream :

Good article on the African American vote this election

Obama may be on his own if he wants big changes

Regarding the Deficit Hawks, Democrats are driving me fucking crazy (PAYGO)

I just saw Jonathan Alter on CSPAN2

Live streaming of Ohio rally has started:

Krugman Rebuts Right-Wing Charge of 'Surge' in Government Spending

Breaking: Democrats more willing to vote for their candidates than Republicans.

"WH officials may have fumbled when they picked the campus of Ohio State University..."

Rand Paul Attacked Over Secret Society Connection, 'Aqua Buddha' Controversy In Conway Ad (VIDEO)

I Hope Jerry Brown Wins

Palin Takes Cheap Shot at Michelle Obama

Latinoaview: Vote Republican? Not Hardly

Did anyone catch Lizzy McCain on Face the Nation

So, Why Doesn't Linda McMahon Have her Husband or Kids in Her Ads?

We can be glad that Ken Buck is slow on his feet

We can be glad that Ken Buck is slow on his feet

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has a new site attacking regulations

Sitting out the elections? Think again

"A prediction: The U.S. is due for a huge scandal involving big money, bribery and politicians."

"A prediction: The U.S. is due for a huge scandal involving big money, bribery and politicians."

Huge, huge, crowd in Ohio

The media calls this Palin and Steel crowd huge while ignoring Obama's larger crowds

AIDS Activists In Boston Heckle An Angry President Obama

AIDS Activists In Boston Heckle An Angry President Obama

Who is going to fight for Medicare, Social Security, and the minimum wage?

Media still trying to cover for the Chamber of Commerce

Will there be a runoff in Florida

More omni-present

How to Make Mormon Porn

What is this thing you call "normal"?

June Cleaver has passed away....

Anyone seen "The Trotsky" with Jay Baruchel? Was it any good?

Dragonforce: Your opinion?


For those of you whose dream is to eat sushi bigger than your head, I now make your dream come true

These things happen...



I bought Nelson Mandela's biography today and Margaret Trudeau's. Which should


old movie with hypnotist and trilli

Sick as a dog tonight ,achoooo

Barbara Billingsley dead at 94

The Rusty Old Truck Resurrection Saga....continued

Emoticon / Animated-gif Testing Thread

Bought a used copy of "Greetings from Asbury Park" today

oh well.....YAWWWN

To anybody and EVERYBODY who's having a birthday on October 16th:

Are these guys related?

Barbara Billingsley still dead at 94

Some Sunday music - Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings-Odetta singing - I Put A Spell On You..

I have been trying the last couple of days to call my cellphone company

Who in Rock has fallen farther and hardest?

I need DU vibes, my sockpuppet is dying..

Any apt dwellers have somewhat annoying neighbors?

What (Duck who trucks!)

"Hurting people hurt people."

Question: What was your kid doing at 20 months old?

One night in Bangkok makes a hard man crumble

Halloween is coming...


Crowded by Infinity

Isn't "The Matrix" exactly the kind of movie The Matrix would make?

I Love My Hair

I had a good day

Sunday. Rainy. Kids off. I am listening to Belle and Sebastian.

Anyone here ever use a cobbler?

Guy with funny hair cut collects vcrs.

There are brownies in the oven...

VIKES WIN! Cowbabies go DOWN!

Has anyone here lived in Panama? The Cat in the Hat thread reminded

How much baggage do you put up with..

What are you drinking tonight?

For the writers out there. Can you recommend any websites for writers. Especially sites that teach

Canonsburg, PA. Need help identifying

Oh.. SNAP!

One of our horse babies died Saturday morning

American or Canadian? Conrad Bain

Anyone seen Robin Hood? He owes me 50 bucks.

Saw the new Woody Allen movie today: "You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger"

Cat in the Hat has howler monkies howling.

Justin Bieber allegedly assaults a 12-year old in Vancouver BC

Football players raise car over injured teammate

Hey, you dang woodchucks...

Oregon Ducks number 1

What kind of lameass poltergeist tosses around potpourri?

found a DVD set of The Thing, They Live, Village of the Damned, and Prince of Darkness for 14 bucks!

Anyone seen Robin Hood? Was it any good?

I need to make a business decision.

San Diego!

The Hobbit to start filming next year, Peter Jackson to direct

Hell is Other People, or Why We Talk

My 50 cent piece of happiness

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Aww-Toberfest 2010 Edition

Anyone seen Robin Hood? I need to thank him for that $50 he gave me.

Death to the New York Yankees and all they represent!

Do your cats ever give themselves "big tail"?

People who became caricatures of themselves

The White Stripes

10 Most Famous Failed Predictions of all Time

If you could show someone only one "Monty Python" episode....

Cowboys lose again...Dallas fans feel the pull as suckage continues...

Cowboys lose again...Dallas fans feel the pull as suckage continues...

Post an iconic photograph.

Love at first sight.

(U.K.) Government to protect elderly care budget from cuts

David Vitter's new ad trafficks heavily in race-baiting

Two of four trapped Ecuadorean miners found dead

Big Donors Help Republican Governors’ Group

Berlusconi 'vendetta' takes Italy's Paxman off air again

Japan death penalty case for alleged killer a first

COLOMBIA: Groups rally to free imprisoned professor

Hermann Scheer (1944-2010): German Lawmaker, Leading Advocate for Solar Energy ... in One of His Fin

Japan, once dynamic, is disheartened by decline

Sunnis in Iraq Allied With U.S. Quitting to Rejoin Rebels

US budget deficit falls to $1.3tr

Iran releases American held for 2 years in Tehran

Axelrod continues Democrats' offensive on Chamber donations

U.S. Had Warnings About Plotter of Mumbai Attack

Hilton workers in Chicago start 3-day strike

Oil change reignites debate over GPS trackers

Meghan McCain Calls O'Donnell 'Nut Job'

U.S. Trying to Assess Foreclosure Crisis Scope: FDIC

Canadian snowshoe pot smuggler sentenced in Wash.

Fraud May Void a Quarter of Afghan Votes, Officials Say

PACs linked to foreign companies legally donate millions to U.S. campaigns

Supplier recalls frozen vegetables due to glass fragments

Associate of disgraced lobbyist Abramoff back on trial

Hawker Beechcraft machinists vote against contract (a 10 percent pay cut and other concessions)

Ahmadinejad: Iran ready for talks, won't yield nuclear rights

Sharron Angle denies race-baiting charges

French Fos-Lavera strike blocks 61 ships

Outside political money floods into Colorado races

Iran brokers behind-the-scenes deal for pro-Tehran government in Iraq

Nun whose order fought abuse becomes saint

GOP tries to seize opportunity with Stupak gone

'Racist' UK policies blamed for deaths of 77 asylum seekers and migrants

After 9 years and Condit's fall, Levy trial begins

France faces further disruption after weekend protests

Microsoft Moves to Help Nonprofits Avoid Piracy-Linked Crackdowns

Gates: No sensitive info in Wikileaks Afghan papers

Foreclosure problems "shameful": Housing Secretary

Poll: Many Obama 2008 supporters defecting to GOP

CIA paid Liverpool buyout tycoon use his jet for 'torture' flights

Colorado Senate Debate: Ken Buck Compares Being Gay To Alcoholism

Colorado Senate Debate: Ken Buck Compares Being Gay To Alcoholism

Leading anti-abortion activist dies in Mass. at 84

Hudson breaking from U.S. Chamber of Commerce

DSCC for Grijalva: Ruth McClung - Radical Ideas We Can't Afford

Fat Al's Tea Party Barn

Alex Gibney's "The Human Behavior Experiments" part 1 of 6

Investigative Reporter: Chavez/Venezuela not the enemy

Man Up....And Kill Social Security

Jamie Kilsteins ANTI-WAR Rant

Anti-War Protest at Obama Rally-Boston 10-16-10.

Learn how renegades shaped the nation from the gutters up -- from Thaddeus Russell

Turn me on, dead man...Palin Tells Media She Will Invoke Reagan Again, and Again, and Again

It Get's Better

Mom Raps About Foreclosure


Buck Compares Being Gay to Alcoholism

Local official: We're finding oil on seafloor, but no one will help clean it up

Rick Perry - "Money On My Mansion"

Carly Fiorina Exposed for Having No Plan to Cut Spending on Fox News Sunday

Gary Bauer won't reveal donors of his Israel ads

Palin Takes Cheap Shot at First Lady Michelle Obama

Carly Fiorina FLUMMOXED On Spending CUTS

Money Can't Buy My Vote

Rep. Matthew Hill: Wanting Ballot Access for Neo-Nazi and Communist Political Parties

Rhymes with Orange: A Word for the Dems

Obama: We want less Gordon Brown and more James Brown

Kark Rove's Brain - Exclusive

Foreign Special Interest Groups back Sean Duffy for Congress

Joel Burns tells Gay Teens The 'IGB' Testimony of all 'It Gets Better' Testimonies

Jesse Ventura "I Think Religion Is The Root Of ALL Evil!"

POLICE BRUTALITY - Louisiana Cop Taunts & Tortures Man To Death

One More Vote: My Day of Registering Latino Voters

Leafing Through The Past - Part Funf

AP: Obama is losing it all for Dems

Roger Ebert's Journal - What do you mean by a miracle?

Special report: Flipping, flopping and booming mortgage fraud

Taking Advantage of Chile's Moment in the Sun to Commemorate Letelier and Moffitt

How propaganda is disseminated: WikiLeaks Edition

Traitors in the Supreme Court Erased Our Most Precious Security

Japan, once dynamic, is disheartened by decline

Frank Rich: The Rage Won’t End on Election Day

Education of a President -LONG NY Times magazine article (surely will be all the talk tomorrow)

Sunday Funnies: Best Political Cartoons of the Week

Don't make the teachers scapegoats


America’s Holy Writ: How Tea Partiers get the Constitution wrong

Mortgage foreclosure uproar sweeps up Northeast Ohioans

Dean: Tea Partiers a Lot Like My Supporters

Enthusiasm in, Gap out!

Texas architects/developers setting the bar high for sustainable urban revitalization projects.

The impact one person can have on the planet

Another right wing German ijit...

NOAA Establishes Supercomputing Center in West Virginia

Wind turbines wrong colour for wildlife

Are TX &SC nuke projects going the way of Calvert Cliffs?

Only the middle of the 2nd and the NLCS game 1 is shaping up to be a classic


Dammit. nt


Wild fucking come from behind cats stick wildcat up

mim appreciation thread

GREAT STRETCH, KID played God Bless America in Philly!!!

Lincecum outpitches Halladay and Giants take game one..

Giants 4, Phillies 3

Rangers 7, Yankees 2

If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck, quacks like a duck then it is Number One...

Praise Grilled Cheesus!

Does this begin the Coach Cremepuff Countdown?

Is Oregon #1 after the OSU/Wisconsin disaster?

St. Tebow of Denver scores his first NFL touchdown. Against the Jetskis!!

Oh, those Phillies fans...

You want to bitch about bad football refereeing, go to a High School football game

Aaron Rodgers is one big ass crybaby...

COLOMBIA: Groups rally to free imprisoned professor

UN: Detention of Venezuelan judge violates three agreements on human rights

Russia to help Venezuela build nuclear power station

Brazilian scientists turning nation into an agro-power

Cuba, Panama assess bilateral agenda

Taking Advantage of Chile's Moment in the Sun to Commemorate Letelier and Moffitt

Bolivia to start Lithium production in October

Ex-Official of Colombia’s DAS Implicates Uribe in Wiretap Scandal

Brazil's Green Party to remain neutral in run-off vote

Koch Industries awaits Venezuela takeover

See You There!

See You There!

Ninety dollar fine and ten dollar court costs enough to lose vet his second amendment rights say FBI

NM man cleaning gun accidentally shoots mom, son

A Little Fun- Music Video-Mozart: Birthday - Nederlands Dans Theater celebrates Jiri Kylian

Toon: "What Do We Want?"

Hate Crime Suspected at East Carolina University

Pentagon Warns Against Coming Out

The Raleigh, rally, in response to the Cameron Village mall banning kissing lesbians

Joel Burns Says Conservative Councilor Moved By 'It Gets Better' Speech

Lesbians Booted from Mall for PDA

Another Video... Chase - Hard Candy

The Elders visit Gaza; call for lifting of blockade

Five myths about Middle East peace

Documentary Probes Death of a Peace Activist

Today: In the Houston Airport named for one of the George Bushes

One I might have used for the contest

Non-Touristy shots for you guys ----Reflections in Las Vegas glass structures

For Celebration especially: Photos of Mirrors in Vegas

Water Falling Over Things 2010: Part IV (Introducing...)

The Mountain in autumn...

Additional shots of the peeps...b/ to choose?

Don't click if you think I'm hogging - there are a few more coming - These are B/W Casino shots

For Mira and other fans of the red-headed grandson.

rode (on bike) back to TR Island Park today

Close to done now, here are a few more about ways people find to make money

Sleeping Beauty

I am thinking of buying the Sony Nex3. Any experience

The next few nights are the best time to see Comet Hartley

A puzzling logic puzzle.

Questions About Antidepressants are Growing

What do they mean by the 'graininess' of space-time? It's referred to in

Here is a thought exercise.

Why I don't believe in gods.

Today in Labor History Oct 16 Abolitionist John Brown led 21 on a raid at Harpers Ferry

Today in Labor History Oct 17 Warren Billings released from Prison, "Salt of the Earth" strike began

AFL-CIO Officers Hit The Road As Labor's Get Out The Vote Efforts Hit The Home Stretch

European Workers Sick Of Attacks On Their Pensions And Economic Security Are Taking It To The Street

The Pension Pinch: Public-Sector Unions Grapple With Rhetoric and Rollbacks

Trade Issues Are Central In Campaigns Nationwide - 69% Of Americans Know 'Free Trade' Has Cost Jobs

Minneapolis AFL-CIO Endorses Jimmy John's Workers Union (Rally Planned for Monday 10-18-2010)

Union Activists Counter Unprecedented Election Cash from Corporations, Front Groups

Black Chicago Teachers Win Discrimination Lawsuit Against Arne Duncan's Mass Firings

When will we have some sort of Memorial page

Speaking of videos.....

Has the self edit period been reduced?

Question submitted by itsrobert

Can we discuss restoring my sigline privilege?

Beautiful music about Family.

Starting up a venture... non-profit? i think maybe....

I am so embarrassed but must

Kosh Quotes for the 12 Signs of the Zodiac!

Gratuitous kitty post

Children and Healing

Can we talk about that ugly four letter word?