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Archives: December 29, 2010

FBI arrest man on his way to Jamaica with bullet primers

Judge tosses Miller lawsuit, clears way for Murkowski swearing-in

Women as "mud" and "dirt"

Intel: 3 suspected US strikes kill 17 in Pakistan

OMG! We watched "Scrooged" ..THE MOVIE! Last Night.......Blown Away!

Study: Conservatives have larger ‘fear center’ in brain

Now for something completely different - medical costs..

SEGA Announces Urinal-Based Game...Gives New Meaning To 'Pissing Contest'

The judge who sentenced Michael Vick is the same one who ruled a portion of the Health Care Act ...

FireDogLake: Vote Count NOT a Factor in NY Election Outcome

I see this happen in GD way WAY too often...

Our country has been in a state of national emergency continuously since September 14, 2001

THE NATION: Dick Cheney's $250-Million 'Get Out of Jail Free' Card

Phone Home, Governor Christie

BWAHAHAHA Sam Seder Just Destroyed Climate Change Deniers

US companies hiring at rapid pace … overseas

US companies hiring at rapid pace … overseas

Are you tired about hearing about Michael Vick and Obama's call?

Oy Vey... 'Iowa, New Hampshire Threaten Nation With Early Start To 2012 Primary Season' - HuffPo

How many Americans would be uninsured without government programs?

Quinn floats $15 billion debt recovery plan

Why does Wikileaks keep saying

Purse from Florida school board incident sells for $13,100 on ebay

‘Doubling Up’ in Recession-Strained Quarters

Vick Question.

Something to chew on.

Miss Him Yet? YES! Afghan President Hamid Karzai Longs For 'Golden Age' Of The Bush Years

Leaks and Government's accountability

Obama Spends Tuesday Snorkeling, Golfing.

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

got fired today


Apparently, the Eagles' offensive line feels the same way about Vick as DU does

Pardon Billy the Kid

If you serve your time and make amends, you should be given a second chance.

Wendell Potter, former health ins. exec, interview

Okay . . . I gotta ask . . . is anyone else watching The Kennedy Center Honors?

If you do not want to read any more about Vick,

Batten Down The Hatches Again, California !!!

Freedom of 'birther' Darren Wesley Huff at issue- Prosecutors want bond revoked

A friend of a friend is making a killing raising alpacas.

The attack on press freedom in Hungary

Here's one thing we could do about redistricting

Ivory Coast general strike call portends further foreign intervention

Venezuela's Chavez dares US to cut diplomatic ties

Venezuela's Chavez dares US to cut diplomatic ties

Apple sued over apps privacy issues; Google may be next

Aung San Suu Kyi: Burma's First Lady of Freedom (Time Magazine cover)

Commander: US Can't Seal Afghan-Pakistan Border

Coalition patrol fights off attack by Afghan militants

Friends: 8 killed in NO fire musicians, artists

Groups aim to develop new Native American leaders

A poll about DUers and their job security.

Aid groups in Afghanistan question U.S. claim of Taliban setbacks

Robbery. You're doing it wrong.

I saw where one of the richie house wives' companions got a fat lip for no apparent reason.

NATO trucks attacked in Pakistan, driver killed

WikiLeaks confirms Fatah sought Israeli-US support for attack on Hamas

Goodbye Earmarks; Hello Phonemarks, Lettermarks and “Soft” Earmarks

Goodbye Earmarks; Hello Phonemarks, Lettermarks and “Soft” Earmarks

Tax break favors the high-fliers

One final Vick post: I promise - Brady and Vick elected to the Pro Bowl

One final Vick post: I promise - Brady and Vick elected to the Pro Bowl

Afghan President Hamid Karzai Longs For 'Golden Age' Of The Bush Years

Michael Vick.

Ever wonder about the names of our two major political parties?

"Dodging Repatriation Tax Lets Companies Bring Home Cash"

Carbon dioxide is threatening our fisheries

Poll: Cleveland Preferred Location for 2012 Democratic Convention

Griftopia: a poll.

So my son came and told me the animal-abuser employers lost to the dick show-ers.

Eight Homeless Youth Die in New Orleans Fire – What Does It Say About Us?

Afghan President Hamid Karzai Longs For 'Golden Age' Of The Bush Years

Kissinger: "...if they put Jews into gas chambers in the Soviet Union-it is not an American concern"

Kissinger: "...if they put Jews into gas chambers in the Soviet Union-it is not an American concern"

Keith Olbermann: Bloomberg Is "Condescension Personified"

VIDEO: Norah O'Donnell slaps down Liz Cheney over torture, what is 'torture' & her father's role

(US) Army edits its history of the deadly battle of Wanat

Bin Laden dead? Wash Times says yes, challenges him to prove he is

Tax Reform?

98 Bailed Out Banks on Brink of Failure Anyway

Thinkprogress: Upton Argues Obama Plans To Destroy America In The Name Of Global Warming

Max is coming. Invest in hats. :)

The Rude Pundit: End of Year Haiku 2010 (Part 1)

So TuckFuck.....

China to crack down on official partying

FROGGY'S LAMENT: Cops say Man playing real-life 'Frogger' hit by SUV

Bravo Sam - Bush pardoned Scooter

End employer based health insurance

Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl (More than a Bowl Game)

The end must be near, 2 White Castles close

Putting the Record Straight on the Lamo-Manning Chat Logs (Wired responds)

CNN's Yellin responds to Greenwald: "I push guests to explain why they believe what they believe"

Join the DUSTBBBB! Dem Underground Society to Bring Back Bob Beaudelang

Oh, That Hamburger Is 900 Calories? Yes, Please

The 10 most awesome records of 2010, Mark Morford

John Bolton: Defense Spending Should Be Off The Table When Cutting Budget

This Modern World "2010, an incomplete and subjective look at The Year In Crazy"

The beauty of snowflakes magnified

Barbour wrong on Yazoo history

Fox News Tries To Rehabilitate Palin’s Discredited “Death Panels” Smear

US cable confirms Sri Lankan government’s collusion with paramilitary death squads

"The Lampshade:" A ghastly tale of evil and cruelty!

Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska

Waiting to Have Sex Makes for Stronger Marriages

Jerry Brown Planning Thrifty Inauguration Party

Right-Wing Groups Pull Out Of CPAC Because Gay Group Will Be There

Hypocrite Teabag Frauds Want to Spend Billions on Corporate Welfare!

Ads running for the Catholic Church. Is this unusual or is this something they do all the time?


Uconn 89th Win Half-Time Featuring The Village Puppets (Amazing video)

HCR Implementation Timetable

AMERICA: A Society Sick and Dying – Starved for Truth!

Alaska to Palin: Drop Dead

Feds Want Michigan's Medical Marijuana Documents

Journalists could be required to submit names of their sources if necessary for "national security"

Toon - The Limousine Liberal (Ted Rall)

Charity Clearing House...Link previously posted on DU...need it again

US, Europe concealed organ trafficking by Kosovo Liberation Army

Something from this thread caught my eye and I have a question?

EXPOSED: Astroturfed Teabaggers PAID TO TROLL liberals online to enforce corporate propaganda

Ohio county fights extreme pill addiction problem: 1 in 10 babies born addicted

If citizens are kept in the dark about their government's activities, they cannot hold it to account


shocker!!! pat buchanan defends christine o'donnell

Republicans open to letting states declare bankruptcy to break public worker unions?


Jobless turn to Social Security

"It hurts" McCain to vote against legislation like the Dream Act, but he felt "betrayed" by Latinos

How and why President Obama and Congress caved in to Wall Street protests and demands.

Best photoshop ever

Will Wikileaks have some big bombs against the rich

Ohio's new election rules!!!! Love LOVE LOVE! Brunner

John Conyers Goes After Corporate Criminals

Starting Jan 1, 2011, - 10,000 Americans a day will be retiring. The most ever. And it will

ABC News: "Feds Investigating Christine O'Donnell"

Esperanza: The meaning of hope...

Tucker Carlson says Michael Vick should be put to death.

"Does This Ass Make My Car Look Fat?"

Drive trades free pot for food donations at Calif. dispensary - 11,000 pounds of food collected

When the President Calls About the Vick Dogs

USA asks: Where does a 900 lb Gorilla sit?

Is anyone having a problem with DU today?

Huh? ........ More Teabaggery

Tonight Tucker Carlson on FOX NEWS said Mike Vick should be executed, do you agree?

Our next "Darwin Award" honorable mention...

Lunchbox mix-up leads to charges & suspension for Sanford teen

FYI, firedoglake has a massive linked Wikileaks timeline

Question: re: corporations being given development veto authority?

"But we're at war!"

Tweety and wifey are on together

Greed played role in punishment to Ohio State players

Any idea how many hours your doctor works per week?

Case for inquest into David Kelly death 'unanswerable'

Feds probe Christine O'Donnell's campaign spending

I'm pretty much done with health care. Kaiser 20% YOY rate increase are pricing me out.

Medical Credit Cards -- Future $150 Billion Industry Preys on Need for Easy Money

$100 Oil Is Coming, and This Time We're Ready

The Smithsonian's Latest Censorship Scandal Is a Decades-Old Stunt from the Right-Wing Playbook

JFC, these 3-4 never ending wars and mega-embassies are going to kill us

Can't make it up abstinent-Bristol'sMacMansion is in AZ,Maricopa ARPAIO's MaricopaCounty

Xmas Over

Tucker Carlson: Michael Vick Deserves to Die

Earthmen and Other Aliens

Three men arrested in Morgan Hill after crying goat is found in car trunk

Atmospheric gravity waves off South Island, New Zealand

THIS... Is What A Democratic Fighter Sounds And Looks Like !!!

Jim "Waylon Smithers" DeMint is OBVIOUSLY jockeying for the VP spot of Palin 2012 ticket

Property Tax Appeals Flood Cities and States

A Pinpoint Beam Strays Invisibly, Harming Instead of Healing

Thanks to the Obama Admin & Sen Dorgan:"2010 was a banner year on Capitol Hill for American Indians"

Rep Davis to Clinton: Stay out of Chicago politics

Magazines Doomed Once Again as iPad Sales Slump

This is what has been going on since..

Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter greet Nemo the dolphin - pics

KUCINICH: " district may be eliminated."

Going after public employees, their unions and pensions is # 1 goal of GOP

How about instituting a FICA Tax on all imports?

Texas lawmakers to examine if TFA teachers are worth the 8 million spent by the state.

Oh My - Christine O'Donnell under Federal Criminal Investigation

Unemployment is working! U.S. Army Waiting List Near Record Levels

The Dumbing Down of Progressives

Ed deformers lie constantly. When called on it, they never "accept responsibility,"

A Picture Is Worth... Aaaaaaaaaahhh !!!

Fact-checking "Waiting for Superman": False data and fraudulent claims

Political views 'hard-wired' into your brain - Guess who's afraid!

A warning from Frederick Douglass for today: the “old medicine of compromise.”

German shepherd gets head stuck in an 18" block wall, County Animal Services rescue him-story w/pics

Agathe Von Trapp, Oldest of 'Sound Of Music' Kids, Has Died (NPR)

Letter from Dennis Kucinich: My Congressional District May Be Eliminated

A superb work of film art: "The King's Speech."


New consumer agency is frightfully necessary — and late---By Elizabeth Warren

Judith Miller is now writing for Newsmax!

Gibbs confirms role of deficit commission in budget and State of the Union

My World is More Frightening than Yours.

President Obama - ADVOCATE for dogs

Why aren't we talking about the real issue re Obama/Vick: giving former convicts a second chance?

Escort probe skips 248 area code; Feds will only reveal customers with 313, 734 phone numbers

We used to have debtor's prison - let's have fatcat prison here

Why WikiLeaks Is Unlike the Pentagon Papers

What's wrong with what we eat?

WikiLeaks Central: Open Letter To Those Inciting Murder Upon Julian Assange &/Or His Family

Does anyone else have a "Bank of America is Stupid" story?

Only 8,000 enroll in health plan for preexisting conditions

The Day Obama Struck Out

You gotta read the deficit commission report to believe it!

Couple Sues Bengals, Stadium Over Drunken Fans

The problem with Medicare for all is the false assumption that Medicare is working now.

CORRECTION on a post from yesterday about Obama!!!

Recycling unsold Christmas trees - pics

Calling old time DU'ers. I need help remembering Andy's last name

Anyone here make a point of never putting anyone on "ignore"?

"We're not hate groups" right wing orgs drop out of conference because of fear of gay cooties

Areas of Cartel Influences in Mexico - A map

Post office marks (all) new first-class stamps 'forever'

Another Apple Falls From the WikiLeaks Tree

Professors start website for rich to give back tax cuts

Wikileaks diplomatic cables, just a bunch of petty useless information

We can cut the deficit without touching Social Security.

David Winer: US govt a big user of Amazon web services

Wikileaks: This Is Just The Beginning

WTF is this "Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman" on my teevee screen?

Which issue is most important to you?

Brett Favre fined $50k for not cooperating with investigation into 'sexting' scandal

"This is not an attempt to intrude on your privacy. However, the Patriot Act,

Rick Scott appoints WALMART's Emergency Management operations manager to FL position....

My Parents Were Executed Under the Unconstitutional Espionage Act -- We Must Protect Julian Assange

Insane thing I just learned about HCR legislation.

Golden Retrievers should be bit my son

Prisons & Society

School District Bans All Sweets

EXPOSED: Astroturfed Teabaggers PAID TO TROLL liberals online to enforce corporate propaganda

I think the next few years will launch a revolution of some kind

Airline passengers unloaded after 11 hours waiting on JFK tarmac

Airline passengers unloaded after 11 hours waiting on JFK tarmac

Probation in murder of man whose dog urinated on lawn

Danes Arrest 5 Before 'Imminent Attack' Over Prophet Cartoons

Radio host gets 33-months prison for threatening judges

Megyn Kelly: Calling Aliens 'Undocumented' Like Calling Rape 'Non-Consensual Sex' (VIDEO)

The level of political corruption in America is staggering.

Best friends response to Obama's call to Eagles

'No Anorexia' model Isabelle Caro dies aged 28

For-Profit Colleges Slump Converges With Debtors

For-Profit Colleges Slump Converges With Debtors

Home Depot to Employees: Don’t Sit Down

Anybody here know much about German politics...?

Why is outright quackery still so popular?

We may be approaching a legal meltdown.

We may be approaching a legal meltdown.

Ya’ can’t make it here anymore.

SELF-DELUDED America Will Pay a Mighty Price If It Keeps Pretending Its the Superpower It Used to Be

Fox Nation: "The Four Questions Every Liberal Must Be Asked"

It seems that Dennis Kucinich may lose without losing

About a Wonderful Federal Program I just applied for ..over the phone...

About a Wonderful Federal Program I just applied for ..over the phone...

Some Thoughts on Teacher Union Bashing

Some Thoughts on Teacher Union Bashing

THE FINAL PUSH -- Less than $2,500 to go to reach our goal. Three days left! Help feed the hungry!

KPFA - Guns and Butter: "Health Risks of Genetically Engineered Food"

Some on DU claim that Manning ONLY released video of warcrime and not other material.

Tea Party Nation announces ‘top 5 liberal hate groups’

Is anyone here related to or close to an ex-offender? Hell maybe even an ex offender yourself?

"Shared sacrificies" and monster embassies around the world.

Obama "is always ready to serve the interests of the rich and powerful, with no line in the sand"

WOW! Hundreds of daily newspaper archives you can read some going back to early 1800's!

High school cheerleaders sue Missouri school over discipline

lakota deserve apology for wounded knee, 120 years ago today

European anarchists grow more violent, coordinated

I'm eating penuche fudge w/ walnuts,my fave. What's yours?

Attention Agent Mike: Norwegian Wood

Would you marry* a Zombie? *I did not.

PHOTO: "That'll keep you going through the show...Come on it's time to go"

delete dupe

The Mamas and the papas

I just stole my new favorite .gif from someone in GD...

Question about saltpeter

So, there's this really, really overpriced mall by my work.

CMW + Etch a Sketch = ...

Carol of the Old Ones

Carol of the Old Ones

Donald Rumsfeld is giving President Vick his daily briefing...

The handle on the meat slicer at the grocery store is loose.

Vick is sooooo yesterday. What topic can we post about today in GD that will make heads explode

Last night I took some Vicks Nyquil - slept like a baby

If you could marry a piece of equipment

Factually speaking ---

This should make heads roll: Michael Vick named starter for NFL Pro Bowl

Waterboys - When Ye Go Away

Did you know Michael Pataki died?

Today is my 20th anniversary...

The Japanese movie "Audition" yikes

Reading "Monster Island" by Wellington

Television's first two albums were pure bloody genius

Mom's Christmas napkins

Do you ever run and then within an hour or so have to eat something?

Biggest money makers in music tours-2010- Bon Jovi $201.1 M...

68 % of canadians are online the highest in the world. They are also

You know what I hate? Vicks Vapor Rub

Help! Quick question about glue guns.(pounds per master means?)

Any Werner Herzog Fans?

Are you a gambler? If you are how does it effect you?

I was going to put this in ATA but the turnover there seems slow so I decided to Ask The Lounge

Kitchen flooring

A friend of a friend is making a killing raising alpacas.

Do you ever eat something and then within an hour or so, have the runs?

Trouble downloading with Wii

Rock trivia CHALLENGE: WHAT Elvis song did Springsteen perform onstage the day Elvis died?

Funny kids stories. My two nephews were driving with their mother. They passed a hospital

All time greatest FALL FROM GRACE!

The Best Cat Videos of 2010 in 90 seconds.

How often if ever do you watch Gorn?

Out of Lehman's ashes Wall Street gets most of what it wants

Just discovered my 14 yr old is experimenting with pot. Do I inform on her best friend?

The Top Twenty Fiber Foods

You might want to wait before posing a question to our Admins...

Ever spent time in the hospital? I spent two weeks in the psychiatric ward trying to stabilize my

Palestinian leader to lay first stone of Brazil embassy

How often if ever do you watch corn?

Afghan President Hamid Karzai Longs For 'Golden Age' Of The Bush Years

Line-of-duty deaths among police officers go up

Merle Haggard - Working Man Blues

Poll: Jewish public split over call not to rent to Arabs

A Pinpoint Beam Strays Invisibly, Harming Instead of Healing

Ants. What are those super-sized ones? Supertankers?

Apple sued over iPad and iPhone app 'data leaks'

China to cut crucial rare earths export quotas

Air passenger charged after bullet primer caps ignite

Video: Mesmerizing woman talking about aliens, Obama, Fema camps, threatening Obama. Wow.

Protesters Gather At Beale Air Force Base

Donor in first organ transplant dies in Maine

Fox Nation: "The Four Questions Every Liberal Must Be Asked"

Tucker Carlson: Michael Vick Deserves to Die

US Drone to Honduras AA.FF.

DA Finds Santa Clara (Police) Shooting (an Army veteran) Justified

Dodging Repatriation Tax Lets U.S. Companies Bring Home Cash

Federal judge throws out lawsuit, ending Alaska Senate fight

Three Trapped After Furniture Store Explodes

Five Held For Plotting Attack on Danish (News) Paper

’09 parole of officer’s killer gets hard look

Another Defendant Emerges in Insider Trading Inquiry

Estonia to join the euro

Elizabeth Warren gets started on new consumer protection agency

Utah lawmaker wants ads on school buses

Obama Announces 6 Recess Appointments

Kucinich worries his district will be eliminated

Best beer of 2010?

President Obama announced six recess appointments on Wednesday

Four held in Denmark over suspected terror plot against newspaper

Feds investigate Christine O’Donnell spending

Mother, child ordered to visit Mexico in custody case

Brazil to replace oil rigs with 'underwater cities'

Rub your tongue across the roof of your mouth. Do you have a solid "lump" in the middle?

A Glacier National Park review; St Mary Lake: July, Sept., today

Bloomberg Takes Blame for Response to Snowstorm

AP-GfK Poll: Baby Boomers Fear Outliving Medicare

4chan hit by DDoS assault

On-Duty Police Deaths in U.S. Jump 37% in 2010

Weird Foods You Loved as A Kid

Cuba commutes death sentence of rebel exile

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday December 29

Chavez Says He's Ready for U.S. to Expel Venezuelan Ambassador, Break Ties

Brain thickness determines political leaning: study

Toilets - Recommendations?

So how does Patti Smith get in the Rock Hall while ELP, The Moody Blues and Yes

Two new rules will give Constitution a starring role in GOP-controlled House

WOW! A new Skynyrd CD on January 11th! On the cover they'e posed in front of a HUGH 'murcan FLAG!

Vatican to announce new money laundering rules

2010 can officially SUCK IT!!

Judge rejects request to stop wage increase

Flood chaos forces mass evacuations in Australia

Lol - You just got to love Dems that invade Teabagger rallies -

Sorry Folk...photographers don't allow...

Is it me or is this all bass ackwards

What the hell is wrong with DU?!

Good read from Esquire: Defiance. Inside the final days of the election Harry Reid couldn't win

Behind the Scenes Video: Signing Repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell

Dodging Repatriation Tax Lets Companies Bring Home Cash

Lest We Ever Forget:

As a single entity, which is more evil and dangerous to our country, Sarah Palin or the Tea Party?

Sam Seder making fun of Faux for attacking Obama for congratulating the Eagles for giving Vick

NY Times: Obama’s Traveling Team Stays Focused on Terror

Sometimes I wonder if that many pukes & teabaggers really think Palin is a good leader or smart

Curiously Weak Consumer Confidence

In the Rearview, a Year That Fizzled

Another Obama admin success you didn't know about - Biomass Crop Assistance Program

What Michael Vick did to dogs is bad enough

TWEETY: Look at her my wifes GORGEOUS!!!!!

Christine (I'm not a witch--I'm you) O'Donnell under investigation for misuse of campaign funds

Why don't people understand not everyone treats a dog like a human? Obama ate dogs

With UAW's King for Cover, Obama Backhands Labor in Korea Trade Deal

Merle Haggard criticizes media, media can't help but prove his point...

Former Shell oil exec predicts $5 gas in 2012...and blames Obama

CNN: 61% of Republicans rooting for failure

Is it me or is this all bass ackwards (repost; moderated)

"I believe she's done more for the Republican Party than anyone since Ronald Reagan."

Nancy Skinner on America's Newsroom on Fox News12-20-10 discussing tax compromise

Nancy Skinner on Fox & Friends 12-28-10 discussing the return of death panels and more

Mike Malloy - Republican Callers: Teabagger Ed

Papantonio: Corporate America Loves Sweatshop Capitalism

Tweety on Iraq War: All Those American Lives Lost & Ruined, Bush Proven A Fool For Having Done This?

Pit Bull says Obama

Thom Hartmann - Baby Boomer's Crisis

Seven Days of Guardians


Leaked Memos Show Fox News Bias Is Different?

In Defense of Science Funding

The Queen Speaks The Truth

Silver spoon trust fund preppie Tucker on Vick: I think, personally, he should have been executed

Alec Monopoly: The Spray Paint Zorro

MRN: Phyllis Schlafly BLASTS Gays

TDPS: BIGGEST Fox News FAIL EVER, "Holocaust Winner," Bad Republicans Labeled Dems

TDPS: $200/week Unemployment Benefits Makes People Lazy, BUT NOT TAX FREE INHERITANCES!

Weird Liberal Head Show #255: Liberals vs. Conservatives!

HD,Steven Tyler,live 33 RD, Annual Kennedy Center Honors.2010 HD 1080 p.

Evangelical Baby Boom? Demographics and Religious Politics

Respect and Obey Authority

Cenk lets the air out of the Talibunny's tires RE: RefudiateGate

Cenk Hosting Ed Show Talks To Gov. Rendell About Obama & Raising The Retirement Age!

Cenk on the Ed Show: You Shouldn't Get Our Sympathy... You Should get Prison Sentences

Charlotte: No no no

Ayn Rand was a sociopath (with proof)

Fox News resuscitates the “death panels” Lie of the Year

Thom Hartmann's Top 5 Smackdowns of 2010

Thom Hartmann - America is about to slide into third world status?

CNN: Longest serving female senator, Barbara Mikulski (D-Maryland) - Updated w/ more info

What are your 2011 predictions

GEICO's R. Lee Ermey, appearing on behalf of Toys 4 Tots & USO unloads on President Obama

Mikhail Gorbachev:The Senate’s Next Task: Ratifying the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

Caution Church Ahead : Why I Blog

2011 Will Bring More De facto Decriminalization of Elite Financial Fraud

Propaganda Pundits and the Corporate Media Equal to Hostile Invaders

Exposing the secret state

Enough with the Julian Assange hero worship (WW4 Report)

HILARIOUS - "My 2 cents" on the moderate Republicans "No Label Party"

The Limits to Racketeering

Sotomayor Guides Court’s Liberal Wing

What Lies At The Core of Pattern Language, and Why Should We Care? (Carolyn Baker)

Julian Assange, My Parents and the Espionage Act of 1917 (Robert Meeropol)

BOOKS: Hidden Histories -- Palestine and the Eastern Mediterranean. By Basem L. Ra’ad (Jim Miles)

Alex Gibney: Smartest Guy in the Room

When Photo Ops Go Horribly Awry

Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay recognize Palestine within 1967 green line armistice boundary (Jim Miles)

How "Killer B" and "Deadly D" Strategies Allow Companies To Repatriate Billions

CNN Reignites The Death Panel Myth & Sparks My "Network" Moment

In Money-Changers We Trust

The curious case of Glenn Greenwald vs. Wired magazine (Foreign Policy)

Insurgents Set Aside Rivalries on Afghan Border.

The Year's Best Anti-Republican Cartoons

Retiring Senator Spurs Action on Indian Issues.

As Part of "Operation Payback," Dallas Server Company Raided By FBI

The Unconstitutionality of the Espionage Act and why we must protect Julian Assange

Eight Homeless Youth Die in New Orleans Fire -" What Does It Say About US?

Where's the change and when's it coming ?

Floyd Abrams: Why WikiLeaks Is Unlike the Pentagon Papers

Why do so many in the 19% of Democrats against Obama in 2012

ZBB Successfully Completes Advanced Electricity Storage Technologies Program

Depleted Uranium (DU) Radiation Awarness Training Video DOD

Drumbeat: December 29, 2010

Goddard Presentation - Pine Island Draining 19 Cubic Miles/Yr - Study Pinpoints Rapid Melt Process

As Commodity Prices Go Through The Roof, Loans To Brazil's Farmers Jump As Well - Up 64% YOY

Queensland Deluge Continues - Up To 9.8" Rain In 24 Hours - Sugar Export Estimates Cut By 25%

Warming World Poses Major Threats To S. Indian Coffee Growers

Welsh Science Team - Greenland Glacial Melt Water Quantity At Least Doubles From 2009 To 2010 - BBC

"This Time There Will Be No Noah's Ark" - Interview W. Theologian & Ecologist Leonardo Boff

Grid stabilization for renewable power, 20 MW flywheel power storage plant.

Does the world need nuclear energy? (Video of TED debate)

Probation in murder of man whose dog urinated on lawn

US Drone to Honduras AA.FF.

Over 2,000 tons of cement arrive in Venezuela from Cuba

Argentina releases alleged death flights pilot arrested in Spain

Brazil's Lula praises successor

Colombian military rescues 5 FARC hostages (Spanish)

Chavez dares Washington to cut diplomatic relations Spanish

Former senior execs charged with bribing Honduran officials, money laundering

alvarito uribito gets a dose of equine justice

Brazil to replace oil rigs with 'underwater cities'

Cuba commutes death sentence of rebel exile

Ex-official: Venezuela leader aided Sandinistas

Oil workers reject poor industrial safety in Pdvsa

Chavez Says He's Ready for U.S. to Expel Venezuelan Ambassador, Break Ties

Latinobarometro, Obama highest favorable rating, Castro, Chavez, Morales, Ortega least

Palestinian leader to lay first stone of Brazil embassy

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Tuesday, December 28)

Pro Bowl Rosters released.

Brett Favre fined $50K by NFL (sexting)

In an emotional year, the Detroit Tigers lose another member of the family

Time's Top Sports Moment of 2010 - Joyce's blown call

Apparently, the Eagles' offensive line feels the same way about Vick as DU does

Goodbye Fridge :(

Congrat NJ Giants for DUFantasizers FFB league

Will be a game to remember, surging Lulville hosts Kentucky in their

+++ NFL Week 17 Picks +++

Ann Thrope - is this parody or not?

Palm Springs Police Chief: I'm Sorry I Called Gay Men "Filthy Motherfuckers"

I've seen this a million times here, but now that I want to use it I can't remember.

Eye Candy Time! Outsports hottest pics of 2010

Israeli authorities deny Palestinian prisoners access to lawyers

"How Can You Defend Israel?"

FIDA denounces raid on Gaza offices

BOOKS: Hidden Histories -- Palestine and the Eastern Mediterranean. By Basem L. Ra’ad (Jim Miles)

Israel accused of discrimination in occupied areas

Poll: Jewish public split over call not to rent to Arabs

PCBS: 7,000 Palestinians emigrate annually

MK Katz: Shoot infiltration facilitators

Rabbis' wives: Don't date Arabs

Racial discrimination - a tool of occupation

Israeli activist Jonathan Pollak jailed for Gaza blockade bicycle protest

Josh Marshall - Into the Abyss

The Church of Google

German Archeologists Uncover Celtic Treasure

Celebrity endorsements that are science fiction trashed in annual list

Stunning photo of night sky over Libyan desert.

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