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Archives: December 10, 2010

Somebody Help Me: What was Accomplished in the Senate Today?

A snapshot of how the South Korean Parliament approaches budget disputes...

Chris just called Cucinelli on how he thinks

The House Dems and the Teabagger Rethugs are currently blocking O's stupid tax deal

Rep. Gary Ackerman: Tax Cut Deal Is GOP's 'Wet Dream Act' - HuffPo

Hey Obama White House! The Republickers are the enemy, not

Is America under terrorist attack now?

What are the merits of what Bernie Sanders is discussing right now?

Remember The Employee Free Choice Act......

Governor’s Commission on Privatization Recommends…Privatization.

Does anyone know if I cancel my donations to DU, will I be held responsible for the full amount? nt

Senate tax bill mirrors Obama-Republican deal

Baltimore Orioles' Luke Scott

Real Republicans don't filibuster by Richard Painter (former BUSH lawyer)

Nice editorial from the Salt Lake City Tribune (of all places) on the demise of the DREAM act.

America's Hostage Crisis: Day 3,500 -- And Counting - HuffPo

America's Hostage Crisis: Day 3,500 -- And Counting - HuffPo

Protesting Austerity, here and there

BBC: Czech gay asylum 'phallometric test' criticised by EU

Ever have a day where your brain is overdosed by news?

After all the posturing, what will Democrats in Congress eventually do about the expiring tax cuts?

Senate Aide: Manchin 'No' Vote On DADT Was A Stunt

Senate Democrats do nothing on judicial nominations today

First it was the Portland tree lighting. Yesterday another knucklehead in Maryland was busted.

All I want for Christmas . . . . . (e-card)

Johnson & Johnson recalls all Rolaids for wood and metal particles

Carefully Chosen Words from the based in Reality Community

Carefully Chosen Words from the based in Reality Community

Carefully Chosen Words from the based in Reality Community

State Dept: No One Touched 'Dancing Boy' At DynCorp Party

Root Canal'd! Lincoln Misses DADT Vote In Dentist Chair

Failure of GOP to vote FOR middle Class Tax Cuts or to VOTE FOR Unemployment Benefit Extension

Do you think Reid has been given a free pass?

For a little comic relief.......FAILblog funnies

DMV clerk writes to transgender customer at home, warns of 'abomination' and 'hell'

Progressives Keeping Heat on Obama

Poor people do not "riot", the rich do.

Lawrence O'Donnell apologizing to Alan Grayson on air now

I think the problem is is that Obama is too conflict averse to be effective.

MUST READ: 'Let the Bush Tax Cuts Expire in 2010 or Make Matters Worse' - HuffPo

It's time to invoke the NUCLEAR OPTION

Republicans Block U.S. Health Aid for 9/11 Workers

Nine years, two months, three days and counting. 140,000 uniformed Americans in country.

Eat your heart out, Tim Robbins

Hoyer: "We don't want to put the nonwealthy in our country at such risk."

So. What should we call our Progressive political party?

"Latte-Drinking, Prius-Driving, Birkenstock wearing, Trust Fund Babies."

Lawrence O'Donnell apologized to Grayson!

I'm beginning to think Obama just isn't smart enough to be president

OMG! Look at this whacka-whacka message from Orly Taitz to her supporters:

OMG! Look at this whacka-whacka message from Orly Taitz to her supporters:

The Republicans are trying to force wedges into the Democratic Party any

Wow, 30 or 40 years old bur still relevant today

Alan Grayson was so wonderful tonight

THAT'S Why They Need The Money...

Baltimore baseball player is a Birther...

Obama's tax-cut deal upsets many major donors

Martin Luther King's lawyer on Obama:

Obama should find a compromise on DADT. How about a partial repeal that only applies to lesbians.

All this anger......what about all this anger? What to do with it?

Prince Charles and Camilla attacked, my local media except NBC completely ignored it

Pro-WikiLeaks Cyber Army Gains Strength; Thousands Join DDoS Attacks

Pro-WikiLeaks Cyber Army Gains Strength; Thousands Join DDoS Attacks

President doesn't think Senate should turn its back on DADT - Wants another try in lame duck session

••• What's the story with Republican radio talk host Alex Jones? •••

I guess they still like me-My "Stop-Loss" editorial printed today

"Off with their heads," as Charles and Camilla

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

“Self-sufficient Sarah Palin’s” hunting trip cost $42,000

If they followed the plans right, it should work fine

m$ cleared for tax cut bill; energy breaks added

Manchin: I didn't mean it when I voted "no".

All members of the Westboro Baptist Church need to take a long walk

CNN accidentaly airs Dumb and Dumber toilet scene

One arrest made in bear spray bank robbery

I_love, love, *LOVE*_Keith O! eom

Tell Senate Now: Stop $7 Billion in New Nuke Loans. No More Taxpayer Bailouts for Giant Corporations

How can we evaluate Obama fairly while ignoring right wing talk radio?

How can we evaluate Obama fairly while ignoring right wing talk radio?

The Sick-Day Bounty Hunters

Westboro Baptist to protest Elizabeth Edwards' funeral in Raleigh

URGENT: Another Dem Representative Jay Inslee needs a petition signed to stop tax cut bill

Please Consider K&Ring This Post:

The Daily Show: The Big Bank Theory

Ladies and Gentlemen...Democratic Underground is down

Lawrence! apologized to Alan Grayson, and he's on the show again!

How did this last weekend happen?

While we are apportioning blame for all things, let's not leave out one particular person.

It's not time to deflate on the DADT repeal vote

Stupid and cruel. Woman, 38, ordered back to Mexico after lifetime in U.S.

Platform of the Progressive Party (1912)

chatting with a coworker today

Obama's tax-cut deal upsets many major donors (LAT)

Just maybe, could it be?

Can we just get some recognition and respect for students in the UK?

Beloved teacher suffered miscarriage breaking up classroom fight

Foxy Republicans from FOX

So, is Obama a homophobe or what?

Christmas Time's A Comin'

“Anonymous” Posts Video Describing “Operation Payback” In Defense Of WikiLeaks

Wikileaks cable: Chinese Vice Premier (then regional official) & US Ambassador

Czech public sector workers strike against austerity measures

Essential Chomsky

Steuerzahler muss man mittlerweile wirklich dankbar sein, dass es "Wikileaks" gibt.

NYT: "Unlicensed Drivers Who Risk More Than a Fine" (illegal immigrant drivers in Ga.)

Rep Grayson said that the president can direct the IRS to keep the existing tax rates...

Program change may alter benefits

Pentagon: Must wait for the survey! Congress: Sorry, we tried. Obama: Yes, we can!

University of Puerto Rico students resume strikes (tuition hikes)

Obama leaves out commuter tax break in deal with GOP

They're gonna cave for ethanol subsidies?

I'd defend most anyone against unasked for assaults

Russ Feingold challenging Obama in 2012?

Man choses railroad job over another NFL chance (steady paycheck-healthcare)

Senate DADT Obstructionists Joined the Wrong Side of America's Civil Rights History

Dept. Of Justice(Oregon) Lists 20 Worst Charities

galls me that HE acts like he talked the GOP into the SS taxcut

David Vitter Blocks Obama NOAA Nominee Over Offshore Drilling Halt

Assange accuser flees to Middle East, may not be cooperating with police

Pakistan elites turn blind eye to war

Harper's Index

Christine O’Donnell takes job at Fox (shock)

Need legal advice--ELDER ABUSE

I have to say that given the treatment being meted out to

The Tea Party's Vendetta

Obama Agrees to Extend Republicans' Custody of His Balls- Borowitz Report

Morming Joe, Buchanan and Donny Deutsch think the President

Man arrested after ejaculating during TSA pat-down

Does anyone here NOT believe that things are about to get a whole lot worse?

NY economics professor says us peons should just kiss the a$$es of the rich and shut up

Fresno may ignore lesser 'quality of life' crimes

sincere question about self-professed conservatives and available information

U.S. Fights Saudi Extremism with…David Letterman and Desperate Housewives

Anthropology a Science? Statement Deepens a Rift

Liberals Focus Their Attention on 'Gaze Cues' Much Differently Than Conservatives Do

Viable Female and Male Mice from Two Fathers Produced Using Stem Cell Technology

Auth Toon: Been there, done that...

Grand Jury investigating why Republican received special treatment from State’s Attorney

Republicans: Don't Bother Enlisting If You Are An 'Illegal Immigrant'

Baywatch star singled out for nude security scan

Halliburton may pay $500 million to keep Cheney out of prison: report

New Study Shows Higher Mortality Risk at For-Profit Dialysis Chains

Pfizer to withdraw hypertension treatment Thelin, citing liver problems overseas

Mark Fiore is steamed about the Obama Tax cut's proof if you dare click on link

Video: Sorkin calls Palin an "idiot" - trashes her political sport hunting

Why Assange and Wikileaks have won this round

Nightmare scenario: Obama drops all pretense and declares himself to be a R.

Lawmakers from Virginia vow to fight Defense Department cuts

Now HERE is an issue I think we can all get behind...

Progressive publications- need help

Is there a union busting environment in your state?

Firefighters are battling a major blaze at a school in northwest Atlanta

John Lennon's final interview download link

We are too fucking soft, too fucking spoiled...

Daniel Sarewitz demands scientists somehow make Republicans want to be scientists

Former Ingraham producer, Fox News booker reportedly faces charges for "impersonating a congressman"

Berg appointed to Ways and Means Committee

So, the Commies have blocked every news organization here today

DADT vote...

Winning a fight with the Republicans -- 1995/96 Budget Battle

No U.S. Law against WikiLeaks Publishing Diplomatic Cables

Americans Against the Tea Party~Facebook page you might enjoy..

A Hedge Fund is an excellent place to learn about poverty.

Ohio Workers Rally to Help the Jobless, Slam Tax Cuts for the Rich

The Tea Party's Vendetta

If/when Democrats lose the Majority in the Senate do you think they will

Anger at 'slave trader' Assange: WikiLeaks loyalists decide to break away

have you seen any republicans interviewed on teevee this week?

Recognize this place again.

E.P.A. Delays Tougher Rules on Emission

Dutch police investigate apparent hacker attack

Kerry: “The truth is, the President got a lot of things here we've been fighting for"

If Hundreds Of Republicans Are Praising Something, It's Wrong

'For our last number'

Please Help Save Social Security TODAY

Assange accuser may have ceased co-operating

Gather round kiddies and let me tell you the saga of Glass Joe.

Papers Shed Light On Eisenhower's Farewell Address

A dream you dream alone is only a dream

The Best, Most Disgruntled Ink Cartridge Description You'll Ever Read

Sarah Palin Tops Them All

Statement: Robert Greenstein on the Tax Cut-Unemployment Insurance Deal

Armed Minn. lawmaker spotted with a loaded gun in the parking lot of a Planned Parenthood office

If President Obama were to buy a car....

Capital Gains or Ordinary Income?

Any European visitors on this site?

Another comic strip is saying good-bye.

I just saw fair game. Sean Penn was absolutely amazing. He really captured Joe Wilson. All in all

I am a rash and a roving blade

Wow, hundreds of thousands of Youtube hits on this (Glee)


I'm going to watch the game on the flat panel

Guess I should go to bed before I get myself banned ...

Who ARE these PEOPLE? And those little bags of peanuts on the airlines? WHAT'S UP WITH THAT?

We Don't Need Your Education!...All Along It's Just Another BRICK IN THE WALL!

Greatest Podcast Ever. (Marc Maron WTF #130)

You think YOU have problem kitties?!?!? My cat NoName used to...

And FINALLY: ... ... ... ... ... Crayola Cray-OMG!!!!!!!

"I'm not content to be with you in the daytime...girl, I want to be with you all of the time...

How do I get this pug dog offa me?!?!?!? n/t

Six hours later, and the ribs are a gooey, greasy chewy mess

Deadmau5 - "Strobe"

Terrible cold; wonderful hot toddy!

How do you get rug pee off a dog?

Proof that vegetables are NOT always good for you...

"Twenty-twenty-twenty four hours to go I wanna be sedated...Nothin' to do and no where to go-o-oh...

Is anyone watching the Oprah interview?

Olga Korbut...

They're just old light (the stars)

Well I met her.. in the garden...

I've never seen a night so long...

You float like a feather

Weird/funny Christmas songs

Please can I have some DU vibes for my cat Monster? I had to take him


Gutenmorgen, Sie verrückte Leute

Eeet eeet eeet

Obama Admin blocks aid to homeowners in foreclosure

Deserving of its own post... does anyone remember Mad Magazine's song, "It's a Gas"?

Am Boden

Mamy Blue

"Angels we have heard while high..."

I never caught an Irish fish

John Lennon's final interview download link

Unique, cool sounding tunes?

Looks like retreating to the Lounge was a good idea

Towns deploy cardboard police in miniskirts

Phosphorescent in Late Show with David Letterman 2010-12-09

Monday: Had a bad dream, the printer broke; woke up and puked on my wife's hair. She didn't notice


I decided to switch brands of beer. Now I'm Old English. What are you drinking?

for my lounge fiends -- i dont care friday.


Who next?

Eerie image captured in woods

Gamers: Question

'Tis nice to be able to sit at the computer

Eerie image captured in woods - Deer stand camera snaps bizarre animal


Hilarious Cash4Gold Letter Is Fake

I just posted to GD... something bland and non-thoughtprovoking... 'cause that's the way I roll. n/t

New Transformers 3 Trailer - rewrites Apollo 11 moon landing!

Peace on Earth/Little Drummer Boy 2010 w/ Jack Black and Jason Segel

"Please don't dominate the rap, Jack, if you've got nothing new to say..."

My day yesterday in pictures

Camel tow mishap...

The Captain of this vessel looks like Black Francis

Your Song

My poor son!

Is it just me, or is the main character from the Wimpy Kid books a real fucking asshole?

I have posted...

Young Men Dead - The Black Angels

"Doonesbury" creator Garry Trudeau interview with the BBC:

Slow Down !!!!

Was arrested today for an outstanding ticket I thought I had paid. Cop wrote down my old address

OMG hide me!

God, bless you

Anyone seen The Tourist yet?

This is just an INCREDIBLE story! You have to read about this elephant!

Sorry if posted before - British animal voiceovers

Extended Auto Warranty Question

I am a rash

I'm kind of a big deal.

"You're out of touch my baby, my poor discarded baby...I said baby, baby, baby, you're...

My baby fits me like a flesh tuxedo

Ironic hipster Jesus was the ORIGINAL Hell's Angel.

I am really putting myself out by starting this thread.

Do you ever forget your age? I do.

Plowing through your bean field, planting my seed

Post a song by,about or with a zombie.

Five most powerful boxing films

Am I a bad dad if I play Cee-Lo Green's "Fuck You" video for my two kids?

(DIAL-UP WARNING!!!) Maybe the absolute CUTEST "Nom-Nom" picture you may EVER see...

The Lounge is hopping today, and I'm glad to see it...

Isabella Rosselini on NPR boasting about Green Porn!

America: America: Why R Your Peeps So Dum?

Liberals Focus Their Attention on 'Gaze Cues' Much Differently Than Conservatives Do

Add Miley Cyrus to the Looooong list of Celeb Stoners...

I went on a search for something today and found some interesting newspapers

What are you reading tonight DU? Me and Ian Rankin novel called Witch Hunt. Really

Has anyone seen the new USA version of Top Gear?

Man this place is dead today. I think what we need is a good sex thread to liven it up.

"The Walking Dead" discussion - with spoilers

Landlady came back into the house today./Also proof she used our phone line.

Do you 'brandy' fruitcake?

I don't care if there is a war on christmas

heh! flying spaghetti monster & cthulhu x-mas ornaments

The new Fiat 500. Whan it comes here, I want one. Thoughts?

If I told you that "Elvis" was an anagram of "Evils", would you not like him as much?


How do you get dog pee off a rug?

Don't fuck with Burger King

there goes my star again

Breaking the silence on Colombia's disappeared

Anger at 'slave trader' Assange: WikiLeaks loyalists decide to break away

Anger at 'slave trader' Assange: WikiLeaks loyalists decide to break away

Protesters Attack Car Carrying Prince Charles and Camilla

Hurricane Katrina: Police guilty over New Orleans death

Pro-govt crowd shouts down protesters in Cuba

Egyptian Official Blames Mossad for Sinai Shark Attacks

Two men accused in subway imam attack hit with hate crime charges

Report: Growing mental health problems in military

Halliburton may pay $500 million to keep Cheney out of prison: report

Pro-WikiLeaks cyber army gains strength; thousands join DDoS attacks

3 Guilty, 2 Not Guilty in Killing, Burning of Henry Glover (NO Police Dept)

Author Pulls WikiLeaks E-Book from Amazon

Senate Republicans block 9/11 health bill

“Anonymous” Posts Video Describing “Operation Payback” In Defense Of WikiLeaks

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to get limited internet access in jail

Facebook founder Zuckerberg to give away most of wealth

Indonesia captures top terror suspect

Berlusconi battles back from brink in Italy

DNS Provider Mistakenly Caught in WikiLeaks Saga Now Supports the Group

Obama kicks his smoking habit

Sakineh Ashtiani Still At Risk

FAA loses track of 119,000 aircraft

Daughter, friends to deliver Edwards eulogies

Pro-WikiLeaks protests in Australia

U.S. Trade Gap Drops as Exports Rise to Two-Year High (Update1)

Nobel No-Shows for Award to Dissident Liu Reveal Rising Chinese Influence

Bankers' bonuses to face limits in Europe

Military Bans Disks, Threatens Courts-Martial to Stop New Leaks

C-SPAN2 Live Stream - C-SPAN

E.P.A. Delays Tougher Rules on Emissions

Key bank staff each get bonus of €180,000

Assange accuser may have ceased co-operating (moved to West Bank)

Nigeria: Cheney, Ex-US VP, Not Above Law

WikiLeaks cables suggest Burma is building secret nuclear sites

Assange Lawyers Prepare for U.S. Spying Indictment

Happening Now: Sen. Sanders' Filibuster Of The Tax Deal

Report: Virginia Tech too slow to spread word about shooter

Mojave Foods Corporation Initiates Recall Due to Possible Health Risk from Walnut Ingredien

Obama: Tax Bill Will Pass, Possibly With Changes

Way Cleared For Tax Cut Bill; Energy Breaks Added

Police: Man molested three young girls over several years

WikiLeaks cables cast Hosni Mubarak as Egypt's ruler for life

Palin's New Memoir Lagging in Sales

Julian Assange protest in Melbourne sparks peak-hour commuter chaos

J&J recalls 13 Million Packages of Rolaids

Obama Worked to Kill Democratic Fight on Tax Cuts

WikiLeaks founder's lawyer claims U.S. prosecutors are poised to charge him with spying Read more:

Palin eyes run for president if she has 'best shot'

Ambassador Richard Holbrooke Collapses, Hospitalized

Wall Street Speculators Seek To Profit from Madoff Victims' Losses

Bernie Sanders: Waste of time or proving a point?

Assange Lawyers Prepare for U.S. Spying Indictment

GM CEO Akerson fears losing managers over pay freeze

Vermont senator talks for hours against tax bill

November federal budget deficit highest on record

Ex-Goldman Programmer Is Convicted

U.S. says did not pressure companies on WikiLeaks

Clinton to meet with Obama Friday

Sen. Bernie Sanders launches filibuster against tax cut for the wealthy

Jury convicts 3 officers in post-Katrina death

Military Bans Disks, Threatens Courts-Martial to Stop New Leaks

US legislator rejects state recognition

WikiLeaks Congressional Hearing Set for Dec. 16

Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper convicted in Utah

Obama's Statement on DADT

Hackers steal Walgreens e-mail list, attack consumers

WikiLeaks: Cables reveal U.S. military role in Muslim world (more than US openly acknowledges)

Happening Now: Sen. Sanders' Filibuster Of The Tax Deal

Records: U.S. Protected Some Nazi Gestapo Agents

U.S. home-value decline far worse than in 2009

Petraeus Aide Marvin Hill: If Troops Can't Deal With DADT Repeal, They Should Leave The Service

Ron Paul Vigorously Defends WikiLeaks

Bill Clinton Backs Obama on Tax Deal

NASA: 2010 Meteorological Year Warmest Ever

Gravel considering Obama primary challenge, calls for new 9/11 investigation

US House likely to pass reworked tax deal-aide

Gas pump prices close in on average $3 a gallon

Americans in Poll Say Cut Deficit With Entitlements Secured as Rich Pay Up

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday December 10

Transgender Woman says DMV Clerk Warned of Hell

Iran state TV 'films new stoning woman confession'

Royal car attack: Cameron calls for 'full force of law'

Royal car attack: Cameron calls for 'full force of law'

Poll: People behind WikiLeaks should be prosecuted

Sarah Palin Heads to Haiti

How are we going to claw in money from the MILLIONAIRES & BILLIONAIRES?

Lieberman and Collins' "stand alone DADT Repeal" is just an act. They know it's never

NY Times profiles lawyer defending health care reform law in federal case

Wouldn't a Senate "stand alone"' DADT repeal bill then have to go back to the House?

"Is Obama as lousy a negotiator as liberals say?"

Cloture vote on tax compromise plan set for Monday at 3:00 pm

Reid Sets Up Tax Cut Vote for Monday

The tax cuts and 2012. Two views: Paul Krugman and Ezra Klein

Krugman: Obama's Hostage Deal

Is This Satirical Piece funny or not?

When we elected Obama, we thought

Photos: Sasha is on to you Santa (The Obama Presidency, Day 689)

Alan Grayson On The Last Word

I am just seeing this, maybe am late, Barbara Walters interviewing

Note to President Obama, hang in there, they eating you alive but

I Have A Question

Obama stands up to the left

Obama on Nobel Peace Prize Winner: "Mr. Liu Xiaobo is far more deserving of this award than I was."

Obama Weighing Broad Overhaul for Income Tax

"Trade Gap in U.S. Narrows More Than Estimated as Exports Hit Two-Year High"

Obama campaign advisers to model Deval Patrick's campaign for 2012

Senate GOP blocks bill to provide care for 9/11 responders

Photo: Obama - The Rock Star

A whole lot of this anger against Obama is misdirected.

Perennial candidate / election spoiler want-to-be Ralph Nader considering another presidential run.

Why Reps hate 9-11 responders, teh gay, the poor, the middle class and the unemployed

Rev. Al Sharpton BLASTS Anthony Weiner and defends Pres. Obama

President Obama has long suffered the underestimation of his critics.

Photo: Team of Rivals?

Economic news

"White House Scrambles To Save Tax Cut Deal"

UK Student voices: 'We'll fight on'

Obama Primary Challenge Talk Comically Innocent Compared To What Clinton Faced

Democrats have no choice but to accept 'irresponsible' tax deal (Eugene Robinson)

Why is MSNBC PUSHING Sarah (Prom-hair) Palin on us??

If DADT Is Not Repealed This Congress It Will Not Be Repealed This Decade

Peter Orszag joins Citigroup

Kaine calls Dems' bluff:

The Average American

Don't Call it Triangulation

From Jay Inslee petition

House likely to pass reworked tax deal: aide

If this were a dictatorship

Warren Ballentine:Ed Shultz doesn't know what the HELL!!! he is talking about

The Hill: Reid unveils tax plan with green provision to win liberal support

Thune: Unemployment benefits have to be paid for, tax cuts don't

What we Got/What They Got

Obama's Very Good Week

I'll Bet That Old Bigot, John McCain Is Popping Open A Bottle Of Metamucil Tonight

A response from Mike Pence (L-Liar) in regards to the email I sent him.

"Pelosi To Senate: Send Me A Stand-alone DADT Repeal And I'll Pass It"

Common sense and the will of the American majority prevail. The compromise will pass next week !

GD: ***** Official LIVE BLOG Senate = Tax Cuts Debate ***** = filibuster LIVE NOW

"Why are they always picking on me?? . . . Please come CAPTION Bernie "The Whiner" Goldberg!!!

Howard Findman: There were Democratic lawmakers on Capital Hill over heard saying FUCK OBAMA!!!

Is Bill (big dog) Clinton advising the President ?

Nader "Obama a con man needs a primary challenger"

Obama administration retreats from environmental regulations

While We Are Mad At Everybody - Repug And Democrat- I Have Something Nice To Say

The story is not the liberal democrats getting mad, it is WHY... i.e. Republicans being greedy, etc.

PICS: If Republicans talked about their bases the way Obama does his...

The attacks on this President by the so-called base are sickening !

The U.S. and the Denver Broncos continue to follow the same trend.

CNN's Ali Velshi "Bill Clinton Will Meet With Pres. Obama To Help Him Get His Groove Back."

Congressional Black Caucus Offers Progressive-Friendly Tax Cut Proposal

I'm Black and I will not be voting for Obama in 2012...Here's Why.

Obviously being a "true" Democrat means wanting the economy to fail...

Bernie filibustering the tax bill - Turn on CSPAN2

Is what Bernie is doing an "actual" filibuster or not? Was the compromise up for a vote?

Is what Bernie is doing an "actual" filibuster or not? Was the compromise up for a vote?

A fighter! We need this fire now. We love you, Bernie Sanders. nt

"Obama won the great tax-cut showdown of 2010 - and House Democrats don't have a clue that he did."

What is the over under on how long Clinton stands at the White House podium. . .he ain't leaving. .

Sales of Palin's book are lackluster

Bill Clinton's Coming To The White House

Why is Clinton meeting with Obama? Not a snarky question, I just missed the

who needs enemies with friends like some of you?

Ezra Klein: How the White House Will Sell Angry House Dems on Tax Cut Deal

Thank you Bill Clinton

Clinton endorses tax deal following Oval Office powwow with Obama

Sock it to 'em Big Dog! Take that 'progressives'. No one has more clout on the economy!

CBPP Statement: White House achieved everything it sought for low- and middle-income families.

Barack Obama and the Trojan Horse . . . or is it?!

Manchin Explains His No Vote On DADT

Sanders: "I get upset when I hear extending unemployment for 13 months is a major compromise."

Thank you Bernie Sanders for telling it like it is.

Where was all this liberal anger at Bill Clinton when he supported NAFTA?

Bill Clinton: It's ETHICAL to have bipartisan ship

serious question: What will Obama run on in 2012?

Bernie Sanders is a real fighter for Americans. He is on fire for us. How can we thank him?

2012 challenger or for 'bout Andy Stern?

Kerry bill to help blind pedestrians from silent hazards passes the Senate


Why is O'Donnell giving even one second of airtime to Ralph Nader?

Haven't seen a coordinated fit on DU this good since the Carville Matalin theater.

If The Compromise Dies

CEOs find new friend in Obama

This is just like the week in January 1933 when von Papen

Americans in Poll Say Cut Deficit With Entitlements Secured as Rich Pay Up

A guide for counting to 60.

Obama Says It Would Be `Irresponsible' to Extend Tax Cuts for Wealthiest

The dweeb has got a secret. . . . Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!!!

I would bet 90% of the people disappointed in Obama on DU will vote for him.....

Looking past the obvious: Tax cuts and the Rich

Sarah should review this ole Spencer Tracey clip before running for President

Patraeus aide: "If the troops can't deal with DADT repeal, they can leave the military."

Obama Worked to Kill Democratic Fight on Tax Cuts

Tom Buffenbarger, Prophet, Machinist Union President, AFLCIO On Olbermann

Orly Taitz, the queen of the Birthers, loses yet again

If Obama had stood tall, what do you think would have happened?

Change you can believe in

Lets Third Term Big Dog Clinton NOW!!!!!!

House Dems. don't know how government works.

Why do presidents get blame....and not congress?

No Deal, Mr. President - by Sherrod Brown

Why do you think that Obama "shut out" the Congress on the tax deal? I'm listening

This is quite an amazing time, indeed. Members of DU willing to kill a bill that extends

Moran (D-Va.) “I don’t know where the f*** Obama is on this or anything else. They’re AWOL.”

Obama signalling loud and clear he is hostile to Social Security

Does anybody recall Obama on TV repeatedly demanding that the GOP accept the public option?

I am so sorry Bill Clinton is damaging the last of his credibility to save Pres. Obama.

What we got versus What they got. The tax compromise illustrated (again).

Seriously--how did this happen?

What really pisses me off...

GOP to Miners: ‘Drop Dead,’ While MSHA Cracks Down On Black Lung, Scofflaws

As of January 1, 2011........How might you personally be affected taxwise without a deal?

To Those That Say The Repugs Can Be Shamed I Offer You This

President Obama Weighing Broad Overhaul for Income Tax

Geithner to have surgery for kidney stones

Ron Paul, Author of 'End the Fed,' to Lead Fed Panel

DADT Repeal Blocked by FILTHY Republicans

Ronald Reagan's reaction to John Lennon's death

The World As Seen Through Glenn Beck's DVD Collection

Debunking Conservatism: Making a strong liberal case.

Motörhead - Get Back In Line

Obama: Bush Tax Cuts For The Rich Won’t Create ‘One Single Job’

Jane Goodall Speaks at the COP 16

Austerity and stimulus - Leo Panitch and Bob Pollin

TYT Cenk commentary: (Bryan Fischer) Anti-Gay Christian Vs. WikiLeaks

TGMC: It Gets Better (dsc is in this chorus and this video)

MRN: Holy Wikileaks, Putin! Gay TSA Pat-Downs

A Letter from Anonymous, 9th of December 2010

It's that time of year - my top 10 albums of 2010

Big Pharma Experiments on Babies in 3rd World

DUer David Swanson on The Real News: Scahill on Dem Abandonment of Power of Subpoena

WikiWecaps - Episode 1

Wikileaks keeps on publishing despite arrest

Majority Report is as 'Underground' as it gets

CNN International: Prince Charles' Car After The Attack

TDPS: We are being bamboozled with the Obama/GOP Tax Cut Compromise

Cost of Wars instead of Social Benefits: Ben Cohen's Oreo Demonstration

LAST WORD: Nader, Grayson, Rabbi -For Obama to take the LEFT Seriously He Needs a Primary Challenger

Celente on WikiLeaks 'Cablegate': They want transparent govt - Let's have It!

Rudolph (You Don't Have To Put On The Red Light)

Thom Hartmann: Human Rights Hit Reverse?

Thom Hartmann: Faux News Performers caught in the Act!

Thom Hartmann: The new McCarthyism?

Robert Zoellick President of the World Bank Speaking at COP16

Thom Hartmann - Rep. Peter DeFazio is leading the rebellion.

Countdown: IAM Pres. Tom Buffenbarger - Obama's legacy of aversion to conflict

Lying is Not Patriotic

Bernie Sanders FILIBUSTER: Economy's Winners and Losers

Thom Hartmann: Why does the FBI only entrap Muslims and not White Supremacists?

Weird Liberal Head Show #245: Me vs. Fake Liberals/DINOs!

TYT: Obama - World's Worst Negotiator: MSNBC Cenk Attack

TYT: Fox News Bias Exposed By Leaked Memos

Young Turks: People Will Die - EPA Cave By Obama Admin

Raw Footage Of Protesters Attacking Prince Charles' Car

WikiRebels - The Documentary (1/4)

Defending WikiLeaks on the House floor / Some things to consider

Ron Paul, Walter Jones Write Letter Opposing Obama’s NAFTA-Style Korea Free Trade Deal

Ed Schultz: Obama is in Denial About Liberal Anger

Raw Video: Rioters Battle With The Police During Tuition Fee Demonstration In London (Very Violent)

Cyber attacks: payback time (The Guardian)

Guardian UK: The slow shuffle that sees Britain condemned to a life of debt

Student protests: today is our 1968 moment

Colombia: Uribe's Presidential Legacy Haunted by Scandals

Report: Assange's Swedish Sex Crimes Accuser Flees to Middle East, May Not Be Cooperating w/ Police

The Senate Stands for Injustice..Editorial NYTimes..

Obama tax-cut deal upsets major donors

The U.S. (in)Justice System Doesn't Work. The Alternative Just Might

Cold War vs. Modern Day US Propaganda

Europeans Criticize Fierce U.S. Response to Leaks

Culture Before Politics -- American Prospect

Obama Learns What's NOT a 'Myth' on 'Mythbusters'

WP: Max Baucus, the Democrats' dud

Obama tax deal with GOP marks fast turn

How Religious Fundamentalism Enables Sadists Like Elizabeth Smart's Kidnapper

Will Obama policy look like Reaganomics? (Jesse Jackson Jr./CNN)

Halliburton may pay $500 mil to keep Cheney out of prison

Operation Payback is Becoming a Miserable Failure

You Gotta Know When to Hold 'Em and Know When to Fold 'Em -- Obama Doesn't

Wall St Bonuses show..."We still have a problem..." (Warren)

Tortured FBI whistleblower warns WikiLeaks fans

Cenk: Hidden Cost of Obama's Capitulation

Secret GOP plan: Push states to declare bankruptcy and smash unions

US State Dept. republished WikiLeaks document from Feb 2009

WikiLeaks persists despite massive, multifaceted attacks

How much do you know about the 1917 Espionage Act Lieberman and Feinstein champion?

Americans in Poll Say Cut Deficit With Entitlements Secured as Rich Pay Up (Bloomberg)

The Week's Best Late-Night Jokes

Fight the Paddle Texas State Capital Dec 3rd, 2010

"I Got Plenty o' Nothin' Weekend Economists December 10-12, 2010

Guardian UK: After tuition fees vote, students will ensure politicians are the biggest losers

Steve King Outlines GOP Legislative Strategy: Defund Health Care Reform In ‘Every Appropriations Bil

Return Fire: House Dems Attempt to Block Obama's Ability to Close Git'mo

Nearly almost quite at the brink's furtherest edge!!! . . . Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!!!

What now?

Jon Stewart shut your dumb ass up

Drumbeat: December 10, 2010

Oyster Creek Reactor to Close by 2019 (Ten years before permit expires)

Feds pull high-speed rail funds from Wisconsin, Ohio

Trailer for Chris Paine's "Who Killed the Electric Car?" followup

WikiLeaks cables suggest Burma is building secret nuclear sites (LBN xpost)

Press Release: 15 Top National Climate Change Nonprofits Identified by 139 Experts

N.Y. Objects to Release of Multistate Fracking Rules

Alpha particles in city tap water, what should I do?

Greenland Ice Sheet Flow Driven by Short-Term Weather Extremes, Not Gradual Warming, Research Reveal

FL HB 45 a good thing

Atlanta Allows Guns in Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

Someone didn't properly kneel to the "Authorities".

Obama Backs Gun Rights

OK, answer me this....

Minors exploited by sex tourism

CARICOM, Cuba relationship strong

Pro-govt crowd shouts down protesters in Cuba

Colombia: Uribe's Presidential Legacy Haunted by Scandals

Disappearances in Colombia on a Scale Never Imagined

Concern at Chile's approach to Rapa Nui conflict

2010 most violent year since paramilitary demobilization: Report

Peru: Resistance to Increasing Mining Royalties

Mexican newspaper: Chávez's family has USD 137 million in US accounts

2 Colombians convicted in cocaine smuggling plot

Justice for Colombia conference and vigil

US cable: Cuba to be insolvent within 2-3 years

US legislator rejects state recognition

Venezuela oil chiefs told US data falsified -report

Paraguay's Lugo Will Have `Normal Life' After Chemotherapy Treatment Ends

Pro-govt crowd shouts down protesters in Cuba

Nice video of Evo speaking on DemocracyNow! today.

Group: Near 14,000 murders in Venezuela last year

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Thursday, December 9)

That's just not fuckin' fair..

Great play in a rugby game

Since joeybee12 has just passed 30,000 posts, I think a GREAT BIG

Navratilova hospitalized after Kilimanjaro attempt

Birther Orly Taitz comments on Baltimore's Luke Scott,

Kentucky QB arrested for alcohol intoxication, disorderly conduct, possible assault

The Twelve Days of Manningfacemas

Transgender woman says DMV clerk warned of hell

Bathroom Monologue: I Hate Gay

"Don't Ask Don't Tell" is a relic

I am sorry guys, for voitng for Obama in the primary. I am sorry he and congress have ignored you

Israel Draws International Rebuke Over Settlements

Israel Fires Rockets at Gaza, Warns of "Wider Action"

Who Is a Real Jew?

Bitter, evil atheists join Xmas parade...

Jesus' Great-Grandmother Identified

Atheist tells transgender woman she's going to hell

How Religious Fundamentalism Enables Sadists Like Elizabeth Smart's Kidnapper

Blue whale's gigantic mouthful measured (BBC)

The GFAJ-1 microbe: Not quite ready for prime time?

Stars so weird that they make black holes look boring

Fascinating New Theory: "The Universe Could Have Been Created from Nothing"

Russia 'plans to stop asteroid' (BBC)

Mars Odyssey Spacecraft -Longest Mission in History

A 75,000-year-old human settlement may lurk beneath the Persian Gulf

New Species of Rust-Eating Bacteria Destroying the Titanic

Best place in the world for sunsets

Dinner and a flow

December Contest "Frames"

I got my calendar today


Dems with cameras...

Biltmore Company building

Yesterday in Frankfurt, Germany

Am I going to be reduced to posting

Final choices for white theme. Can't decide. 7 choices. :o)

Looking up at the Grocery Store - Layers of action

Some possibilities for the photo contest.

Star trail experiment tonight