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Archives: April 21, 2009

Looks like the Harman story is getting MSM coverage (on Countdown with David Shuster tonight)

Something has been poking around

Military Medicine: A peek behind the curtain

A damning story about a Democrat comes to light, and Hannity won't dare talk about it,

Harman Story Timeline

What Is Your Preferred Midnight Snack?

Keith Ellison labels Michele Bachmann's rantings "Psycho Talk"

Why do conservatives always resort to personal attacks?

Schakowsky On Torture: "Just Following Orders" A Historically Bogus Argument

Janet Napolitano has NOTHING to apologize for.

Dimon: Iraq War, Greed Contributed To Economic Collapse

Krugman: Erin go Broke:


On average how much smarter are Democrats than republicans?

Rachel: "Republican poutrage."

Health Care Hypocrisy

Historical, Hysterical Conservatives

Stanford: I've Never Defrauded or Swindled Anyone

More about Rachel on Fire. Here's her take on Cheney who wants additional memos released

From kos: Siena NY Poll: New Yorkers Support Same Sex Marriage

Right wing whacko Hal Turner posts fake leak on bank stress tests

Colbert tonight - Alabama Maersk crewman and

The Diagnose Dick Cheney Game

On guns, and the war on drugs and murican guns

Hopefully hoping against dashed hopes .....

Don't blame the republican wackos... ("Ayúdeme! Trabajará barato. Contráteme")

CentraCare down here in Florida is supposed to be cheaper than the ER

FBI workers accused of spying on dressing room

DOJ considering appointment of special prosecutor re: torture

Give a buck a day to make Norm Coleman go away

Since the redundant intelligence & warnings about 9/11 were disregarded I believe in LIHOP more

teabaggers to ruin 9-11 with 9-12 party

There are a great many people out of work who are vulnerable to scam job offers and

Ah on head injuries... and seeing a doctor

Spain on the verge of deflation: Krugman's great fear for the U.S.:

On Tolerance

Need help DUing this poll

Dobson's Focus on the Family Moves Inside the Beltway

I got the blues. The yellow dog doggone blues....

... anyone else have the inkling that the shit is about to hit the fan in a major way?

Moran pleads guilty in US Income Tax Case (Florida, Swiss bank account)

Ron Paul on secession

FUBAR 24 hours. Bad night last night and an emergency root canal this morning.

Effective Tax Rate For High Income Households Has Decreased - I Bet Ari Fleischer Is Surprised!

3:31:41------------ impressive

Fake job references?

HR875 S425- an attempt to end organic farming...

My son can't marry his true love

Best tent for a long fire season in Oregon?

Iraq war's cost on track to top that of Vietnam's - Second-most costly U.S. military conflict

Health Insurers Routinely Deny Claims Of Mercenaries Seriously Injured In Iraq, Afghanistan War

Florida Democratic Party SILENT On Pending Evisceration Of Voting Rights In Florida

It´s true. Democrats are soft on crime.

So the Treasury department doesn't want banks to release their stress test results and they don't

No license, but Blackwater is still in Iraq

Nancy Skinner - what's the skinny?

Sheriff Joe on Colbert Report tonight

What's up with the budget? Has it been signed yet? What is the

Kelley Blue Book's Announces Top 10 Green Cars for 2009

OKAY - I know this is a scam but how and why?

Texas, don't let the door hit you in the ass

Okay ... is there a lot of difference between the subjects of these two stories?

Gov Crist. Another republican showing us his work ethic

This is just Horrible

What RW'ers think Socialism is:

Larisa Alexandrovna: Hastert Informed of Harman Investigation?

So can we move on from Susan Boyle now?

$500B for the IMF is good but how about giving it some real regulatory power?

Advice would be appreciated: Today my dad was told, basically, you have six to nine months to live

A couple of DU acronyms & terms

Another Conservative In Search of a Life

Five deferments Cheney whining about Obama's diplomacy

NYTimes: Lawmaker Is Said to Have Agreed to Aid Lobbyists

NYTimes: Lawmaker Is Said to Have Agreed to Aid Lobbyists

Video: Rachel Maddow on the possible prosecution of Bush Administration officials by the DOJ

FBI workers accused of spying on dressing room

Paul Potts, Blueprint for Sarah Boyle?

Here's a wierd thing

Obama did not grant them amnesty.

Spread the policy of harsh interrogations far beyond terror suspects who worked directly for Osama

Independent commission needed on torture issue

Remarks by the President to CIA employees (transcript)

GOP consultant says man ho Jeff Gannon inspired tea bag idea

MoveOn Enters Torture Fray, Calls For Special Prosecutor

Jane Harman and Rod Blogojevich

Jane Harman and Rod Blogojevich

no way to view the people who ruled us these past 8 years as anything but monsters

Is the world going to hell in a handbasket?

I'm beginning to feel that the Bush criminal legacy is coming back like a huge belch.

Crimes suspected in 20 bailout cases -- for starters

Would you be so kind and hit this poll please...

This is so disturbing I debated posting it. You've been forewarned.

CIA Kyle Dusty Foggo

nice to see that the Jane Harman story got 2 seconds on morning schmoe

O'Lielly calls up Stewart for lying

Obama: Bushco Is Off The Hook and Walking Free

I think "Freeper" was just used on primetime TV --"Chuck"

Darth Cheney, why are you talking about classified documents on Faux News?

Stanford - I left details to others

Recession is easing - Fed vice chairman

WSJ: Cash-strapped cities try private guards over police

Pat Buchanan is getting sort of insane. i think even Tweety gets it at this point.

Fox Nation says "yes" again to "biased media," claiming "Taliban Copies Democrat Playbook"

You know, when joey scars berates mika

A Tiny little Problem with "Torture"

Bachmann's Minnesota Race A Gift That Keeps on Giving -- to Democrats

Delayed Outrage

Future Republican talking points. Re-inventing the New Deal!


Sign Says IHOP, but Syrup Says Vermont

Barack Obama ~ What I have learned -

Building collapsed-1 dead- $83,500 fine for 13 violations

MySpace uReport: Fox News, MySpace To Team Up On Citizen Journalism Feature


Which would be most effective in terms of RESULTS? Senate Inquiry or Special counsel?

Hey Dick! Even if Torture Prevented an Attack,

So, I Got A Response From My Senator About Single Payer

cheney is defending criminial behavior

How Waterboarding Got Out of Control

“May the fleas of 1,000 camels infest your linen closet,”

Anyone watching Isikoff on CSpan - they showed tape of Cheney saying Al Queda was

Card on Morning Joe, 'This debate' (torture) 'happened in the oval office'

This always reminded me of Hannity and Rush

TORTURE: Feinstein Now Wants A Formal Inquiry-WH Signalling It May Support Special Prosecutor

Why shouldn't dick cheney be tortured for information?

Why shouldn't dick cheney be tortured for information?

Congress is launching the “mother of all climate weeks” today

From The Who...

The Torture Memos Released Deal With 2 Detainees, We Need Details on Abu Ghraib and Gitmo

Shaheen Jafargholi is the new DU meme -- Susan Boyle is finished.

Every time Cheney opens his mouth it is a plus for us

If the FBI had gotten the warrent for Mousaouis puter there would have been no torture.

America's Health Insurance Plans faking LTEs

If we can torture children to find out where there fathers are...

Gingrich Keeps Inviting Trouble

Map of remoteness

Monotheism destroys the Holy of the Holies....

NYT: Harman Said She'd Have More Pull With White House

Ever see the list of crimes KSM confessed to while Bush had his little kids and was torturing him?

Millions have Single Prayer Health Insurance

Darth Cheney Wants An Honest Debate

The suicide bomber wore an Iraqi special forces uniform

2fer, SPITZER watches AFFLECK "doing" him in movie. O'LOOFAH will crap out a book on OBAMA

Jane Harman is the Horsehead in the Bed

Juan Cole: Harman Scandal: All about War on Iran

Is Our Drive For Torture Prosecution Politically-Motivated?

Is Our Drive For Torture Prosecution Politically-Motivated?

Does Newt have a dewlap? I will call him "Newtlap."

One quote that explains the root cause of most of our politcal problems

DU Ethics Choir assemble!

Gun shops being emptied of ammo-Thom Hartmann.

Gun shops being emptied of ammo-Thom Hartmann.

I think Code Pink is striking again right now

Says it all.

Obama Double!

The Hill: Most Partisan Senators: Dem: Pat Leahy, Repuke: Jim Bunning

How "independent" is Eric Holder, the Atty-General?

Cheney is reminding me of Jack Nicholson in a Few Good Men

"The way that I answered might have been offensive ... but for me, it was being Biblically correct"

Pelosi Plans Post-'29 Style Wall St. Hearings

Tea-Bag Inspiration

Government To Give GM Up To $5 Billion In New Aid , $500M to Chrysler

Who are the "socialists" in our government? The National Review names and lists them for us

Who are the "socialists" in our government? The National Review names and lists them for us

Worse Than A Handshake

Of course Torture works.. look how quickly we captured Osama Bin Ladin

Another Controversial Bow And Handshake From Obama

Is it my imagination

For over a year...Darth Cheney was in undisclosed location

Obama's Tortured Stance on Torture

Dem Rep Harman DID Urge Times Not To Publish Wiretapping Expose

President Obama struggled for weeks with decision to release memos

Geithner defends bank rescue program amid warnings

One Happy Pirate

What is so funny?

Don Henley battles Republicans over YouTube video (another GOP D-Bag stealing)

How does Cheney know he won't be prosecuted?

Colleges Push Tuition Aid For Illegal Immigrants

Dean embraces being called the "comsummate outsider" by The Hill.

Martin FROST says Kinky FRIEDMAN is a "liberal gadfly" - How Politico of him

The Rude Pundit - Pardon Them: A Proposition (With Many Caveats) Regarding Torture

Leno: the economy is so bad that Fox News is now hiring only brunettes

I Ask Again - Why Is She A Republican?

Why old fogeys like McPain like Twitter

Why old fogeys like McPain like Twitter

Police identify 4 dead in Md. hotel as NY family

Strangest lawsuit ever?

Buy land cheap, get 3 free serfs with every Hectare.


One thing that left-wingers and right-wingers might agree upon?

The President has left the door open for testimony...

Should Lyndie England be released from jail?

Matt PUDGE's "awful awful life" - talks only to LIMBOsevic, COULTERgeist, BREITBART

Cartoonist Ted Rall has been laid off from United no one safe??

Family Guy Hitler/Fox News Clip

Hey Dick Cheney!

Executive editor of NYT confirms Harman did call paper in Fall 2004 asking to kill wiretap story

Obama leaves door open

Re: Jane Harmon backing warrantless wiretaps: NSA Wireless can they hear Jane now?

D. Rep. Kendrick Meeks, as usual, disappoints

Iran and Israel have spies in Eritrea

Are we the taxpayers paying for Blackwater's contract in Iraq?

I need some DU love and reassurance

US Threatens to Invade Eritrea

NYT: Pressure Grows to Investigate Interrogations

Your argument is not that simple.

you are missing an adventure if you aren't reading The Long Horse Ride Blog

McCain to face 2010 primary challenge

Ex-Rice Aide Blasts Torture Program

Gerald Nadler will be on Olbermann tonight

Jane Harman is on MSNBC right now

A President has Constitutional Authority to Pardon people but

Arizona Photo Radar Shooter Suspect

So Now Harman Is Upset About Wiretaps, Legal Or Otherwise

The thread about driving around the car crash and not stopping got me thinking..

Please delete. Duplicate posting.

I just looked up "hoisted by one's own petard". This is all they had...

Scott Horton: "Gonzales' New Cover Up" (stifling the Harman criminal investigation)

10 Environmental Disasters to Remember on Earth Day

Question - Isn't it CONGRESS that calls for a Special Counsel?

if cheney had proof of torture preventing terror attack

Rep. Schakowsky: I was privy to briefings on torture - saw no evidence that it gave critical info

Gavin Newsom: It's Official...I Am Running For Governor Of California

Feinstein sought $25 billion for agency that awarded contract to spouse

Another Dem declares he'll challenge Specter

Obama not ruling out interrogation prosecutions

More American Workers Outsourcing Own Jobs Overseas

Suspect in Sandra Cantu murder also linked with another missing girl

Senator Whitehouse: DOJ Torture Report Will Be 'Devastating'

OMG too funny for words just go and watch it - Democratic Underground Date.

Police probe possible poisoning of polo horses. Could it be another form of terrorism?

Petition for Floridians to sign re attempted changes to election laws...........

Di Fi On MSNBC - Sounds To Me That She Is Using Weasel Words......

Despite Claim, Cheney Didn’t Really Ask CIA To Release Torture Intelligence

good dog, what an idiot Steve King is. On C-SPAN now talking about Obama/Chavez

To the chagrin of the teabaggers

Does anyone have Chuck Todd's email addy?

What would you do to see this?

The Case Of Richard Wilhelm Hermann Bruns, Et Al.

Just got a robo call from some anti gay marriage people

GOP Decries Anti-Semitic Tea Party Activism

Obama Scorecard...

UN Conference Approves Anti-Racism Declaration

Chicago Tribune: Poison in the Well

i find it stunning that the ex-vice-president is on teevee defending torture

The hidden horrors of Abu Ghraib

I think Cheney is a huntin' up another batch of them WMD's..

The reason Dick Cheney is opening his Big Pie Hole...

Breaking on Rachel - Holder considering torture investigation vote: Should Bush/Cheney torture officials be prosecuted?

Hey, Cheney: Torture has not prevented a single attack on America. How do I know this?

FDR - The Test of Our Progress

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse is the real deal. Our grandchildren will be taught about him in school

MSNBC: Senior Intel source says Cheney has made no request for declassifying memos

MSNBC: Senior Intel source says Cheney has made no request for declassifying memos

Pope Joins Call for Weapons Ban

Oh good. McCain is demanding WH apology for the DHS extremist report.

Cheney lied!!

I think the Dems on the Intelligence committees who were briefed and approved torture are going down

liberals of the world, we are at war!

Phil Markoff accused Craig's list killer & College Republican.

I Believe Bush Will Be Prosecuted

Convictions overturned for Senegal gays

Crimes suspected in 20 bailout cases -- for starters

The best presidential speech of all time (With apologies to Mr. Lincoln)

This Is Good News! Stephen Hawking set to recover from chest infection

The fucking Taleban move beyond Swat into Buner, breaking the peace deal

Have you all seen "Playing For Change: Peace Through Music"? Here's one of their songs.

Strange news..Clinton and GWB will be debating in Toronto

Why is 'juror research' such a bad thing?

Forecast for Wednesday: "Snow Showers" -- Forecast for Friday: High of 79°

"Gathering Storm" parody

Now that it is out, what have you heard about the Ford Fusion Hybrid?

Teddy Kennedy speaking live on GEM$NBC with Obama

The press is so damn dumb... Obama HAS NOT CHANGED HIS POSITION!

Is Miss America or Miss Universe or beauty pageants in general even relevant today?

I understand "tough on crime". I also understand "soft on crime". What I don't understand ...

Are Business School students right of center?

Are Business School students right of center?

With Son in Remission, Family Looks for Coverage

Fmr. Bush Official: White House Tried To Destroy Torture Dissent Memo

can anyone direct me to the "Kill the Liberals"video from the tea parties?

Hill Holds Fire on Harman


OMG "conservative comedy" as posted on FR

How long will we be in Iraq?

If you want to watch The Corporation........

EFCA Would Help Blacks Find Economic Recovery

Jane Harmon on N.P.R.'s All Things Considered had a bad case of C.R.S.

Tweety heads for Cheney

Jane Harman: Karma is a bitch.

DFL Ad- "Give it up Norm"

Could this be the solution to Afghanistans problem?

I hope Chris Matthews has Buchanan on Hardball today.

Would someone please explain this?

Lautenberg, Reed, Feinstein to introduce bill to mandate background checks at gun shows

does anyone post at buzzen??..there are now eactly 0 posters on all their chat rooms

I hope everyone is watching the war criminals carefully

Checkers vs. Chess

SchultzShow lead-in teaser: "Kennedy promises health care bill by June"

Crimes suspected in 20 bailout cases -- for starters

what happened to the promise of raising Capital Gains tax?

I'm surprised the Somali Pirate teen wasn't sent to a secret prison and tortured

Patrick Lang: Harman/AIPAC Part 2

Where Were the NSA Watchdogs?

Awesome: major right wing blogger now says the movement has become “ a bunch of kooks"

NBC News: CIA denies Cheney made any formal request

Company Seen as Trying to Hide Details of West Virginia Chemical Explosion

Cheney wants to talk..Congress needs to subpoena him..and do it in public

oh michele, you ignorant......

For me, it may come to this - If prosecutions on torture do not happen

Remember This?

Rep. Tiahrt (Limbaugh-KS) capitulates to the Dittoheads

Philippe Sands "The Guardian" -- Publish and Be Damned, Mr Cheney

I just need to hear that motherfucker's voice and my blood boils

Alright I have had enough Go away Dick just go away and shut up until

I support torture.

This is no time for complacency

People who believe in torture should be tortured. I know that

David Hamilton to Appear on the Hill. Again.

Are there more violent incidents, or are they being more widely reported?

How is that 'ole ticker feeling these days Uncle Dick ???

Senator: OPR report will be ‘devastating’ to torture memo authors

If Dick Cheney feels so strongly about torture

That was pretty fucking rude just now on MSNBC.

ed is ripping the dick

Dick Cheney pushes torture like Billy Mays promotes Oxyclean

So what does Obama gain by releasing information about the torture, but

Idea - Make riot police wear sports-style numbered jerseys

So Republicans say torture produces valuable information

Gavin Newsom: It's Official...I am Running for Governor of California has a preview of Glenn Beck's "comedy" tour.

"Be VERY afraid! ... and get NewsMax!"

"Be VERY afraid! ... and get NewsMax!"

Now let me get this right

James Inhofe Challenges Judicial Nominee Fearing He is Secret Muslim

oh great--ed show infested w lying RWers again

DU This Poll: Torture Prosecutions

Thanks to president Obama I just saved $520 a month on my cobra insurance.

Here's How Our Founding Fathers Would Have Come Down on the Torture Debate:

GO NORML! Did you just see that legalization ad during Ed's show?

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

DiFi says that it wasn't CIA officers who tortured but

A Third Doctor Objects To CIA/DOJ Misuse of Science While Torturing

Innocent by reason of productive torture.

I'm less worried about a crooked congresswoman and more worried about the NSA.

These pro-torture people make me sick

These pro-torture people make me sick

Never mind, I was just posting about what one/some red light cameras do

Axelrod, "We cannot afford to get bogged down in the Bush Investigation Debate."

FINALLY! and screw Brownback, McCain, et al. Senate confirms Hill as Iraq ambassador

Payback period for 3 hybrids 31 to 38 years. Just looking at the economic aspects of buying a hybrid

Freeper Tactic Alert: CIA "Confirms" Torture Prevented Attack on L.A.

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Children raped in secret prisons??

did i hear tweety right? cheney made request to National Archives

Despite pleading letters to stop death penalty, Aisha al-Hamzi executed

NE1 know where I can find a video of all the Cramer vs. Stewart hijinks? nt

Nutro dog food warning out- came out yesterday, I think.

Corporate America’s Counter-Stimulus Strategy

Why so silent, Alberto?

Let's play Talk Like A Republican - Version A

Edward Kennedy Serve America Act .... let it be just the first

Not allowing all American Citizens to travel to Cuba is unconstitutional

One of these is NOT like the other..(pics)

Feinstein sought $25 billion for agency that awarded contract to spouse

For those who think prosecuting one's own

Just for a chuckle: from "24" message board

Word of the day: Explansion

EFCA in Danger

has anyone on DU ever taught overseas?

Re: Torture: Has anybody seen a poll indicating the extent to which the public

Let's play Talk Like A Republican - Version B

Senator Kerry draws on '71 Vietnam testimony in asking current vets to speak

Harman case is potentially happy, happy news!

This really pisses me off: DPS photo radar van shot at, killing driver...

Just saw Rep Harmon on CNN.

Did the court in Spain decide NOT to pursue crimes against Bush administration?

Fox Nation advances dubious report that "Obama actually delayed pirate rescue"

It's time to ask the question...what did NSA/Cheney get on Obama?

It's time to ask the question...what did NSA/Cheney get on Obama?

Fatties cause global warming

How to cut 100 million from Federal budget

I'll accept the M$M trope that only the "hard left" wants torture prosecutions

Chuck Todd Depicts Support For Torture Investigations As Fringe Phenomenon

Solving the Mystery of the Richest Americans' Missing Wealth

Barack is a uniter, not a divider - eh, Newtie?

Looks like Guliani might run for Governor

Senator Webb's office says not the time for EFCA.

JEC hearing at 9:30 - Joseph Stiglitz and Simon Johnson to testify

You tell her. Because I can't.

High Court Limits Searches of Suspect's Car After Arrest

So did you get the e-mail from your rightwing fundie relatives protesting Obama at Notre Dame?

Is Cheney Panicking? - Did Cheney believe he could hide all this forever?

RW Astroturf e-mail debunked (Obama indecisive against pirates)

Teabagging for cars - photo

Gavin Newsom to run for Governor of California

How do you rate a thread

AP: Obama open to torture memos probe, prosecution

In truth none of us will be safe until the Bush/Cheney moles are rooted out of our Government....

Question, Do you think Obama, or someone very high up, reads DU?

Craigslist Killer suspect is apprehended. Cops used ip computer address to track him

In a country that tolerates killing 1,000,000 Iraqis who didn't need killing, WHY is a Craig's List

So let me get this straight.

Sell Out.

Dude, You’ve Got Problems

51 years old and my first college choke hold

TOON: why do American workers take frustration out on each other but Europeans go after boss?

What does Rush Limbaugh do for a hobby, besides golf

PSA my son had an idea for- Earth Frying: Opinions?

Famed Feminist Faces Medical Tragedies, Bankruptcy, Despite Insurance

A thought for the pep rally bus drivers, those offering crow recipes & patience self-help gurus

Scientists discover a nearly Earth-sized planet

Weather Underground - Bill Ayers

Please tell me where Kunstler is wrong here.

Lieberman: Obama releasing OLC torture memos 'helps our enemies.'

Tom Tomorrow: The incredible shrinking rightwingoverse: The smaller it gets, the crazier it gets!

If hundreds of G.I. POW's were tortured to death, how would America react?

AP: Obama open to Hill probe of harsh interrogations

i'd like to see dick cheney's face when he reads this....

Holy Cow! Free Ben & Jerry's Today

Dumb question here. Re:hotel killer on craigslist.

Scientists Discover All-Female Ant Species that Reproduces by Cloning

Over A Hundred Detainees Died in US Custody, At Least 27 Were Tortured to Death

Over A Hundred Detainees Died in US Custody, At Least 27 Were Tortured to Death

Why Cheney Is So Offended By Obama And Dubya Isn't.........

“I always wanted to meet the Michael Jordan of cricket,”

Fwiw, I think some of what comes off as impatience re the torture situation

Week 13 Presidential Week in Review

The "empty creditor": Destroying companies, on purpose, for profit

Times confirms Democrat tried to stop wiretapping story, possibly before 2004 election

I have no respect for a nation or religion that forces women to wear veils & burqas

Do you think along with the economy moral decline is killing us?

Miss California may be "pretty" on the outside -- but she is definitely ugly on the inside

"We Don't Torture"- Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Was Waterboarded 183 Times in One Month

Love This Quote From David Kurtz:

Should PNHP support a public Medicare-like option in a market of private plans?

Tortured to Talk…or Tortured to KEEP QUIET?

Potheads bigger problem than Torturers.

Meeting Tomorrow on Single Payer-DEMAND Not-For-Profit Health Care!

Racism is Alive and Well in America

The Pulitzer-winning investigation that dare not be uttered on TV

History Repeats from 1907 Banking Crisis to Bailout: A Manufactured Crisis to Loot and Consolidate

What exactly is a toxic asset ?

Newly Frugal Guy from Slate V

I think that Perez Hilton hurt the goal of gay marriage

Let's have a big hand for Dem Jane Harman working so hard to give Bush his second term!

Why no current Republican politicians out defending the torture? I have a theory

U.S. "home invasions" up as thugs seek drug cash

Is 'buzzed driving' 'drunk driving'?

Fire ants are on the move.

Drilling Slump Batters Halliburton's Profit

Senator Feingold Unloads On Peggy Noonan: "Never Heard Anything Quite As Disturbing"

I'm Baaack - with Many Thanks to well wishers after my near death surgery

Lake Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg in Webster, Massachusetts

13-year-old's school strip-search case heads to Supreme Court

Nancy Skinner says televised trials of BushCo shouldn't be done

Prosecuting from the bottom up is unjust.

Jane Harman's overnight transformation to shrill civil liberties extremist

Why Not Pay People to NOT Work

Father Throws 10 Month-Old in Boiling Water on a Dare

ACLU Petition for CIA Torture Special Prosecutor

If the Tortue issue does go to court....

Universities will be 'irrelevant' by 2020, BYU professor says

Yes, Carrie. You lost because of your answer.

URGENT: Republican Controlled Florida Legislature seeking to criminalize voter registration drives!

First they came for the jobs, and I did not speak out-- because I was not unemployed;

"Barack Obama is not given the right by our Constitution to be the judge and jury for torturers."

Take Heart and Have Courage

The pressure is on, they are frantic, and they are going down

Rec this if you support Obama... AND consider legal action on torture imperative.

Dad who killed family, self was $460K in debt, sheriff says

Washingtonian put Obama on the cover, with red swimming trunks

On the special prosecutor debate: Of Black Holes and Radio Silence

Preserving British Identity: The British National Party’s Immigration Policy

Florida legislature considering offshore drilling as close as 3 to 10 miles from coast.

No Turn On Red?

World Digital Library . . . new online resource . . .

The Pulitzer-winning investigation that dare not be uttered on TV

On UFOs and human motivations


Another 11 Year-Old Commits Suicide Over Anti-Gay Bullying

Iraqi militias gluing anuses of gay men and inducing diarrhea to cause death.

The Rage of the Privileged Class

Goddamn Smokers Always Complainin Bout The Taxes. You're A Smoker? Well Listen The Fuck Up:

Wealthy Polo Crowd (Not) Jarred By 35,000 Deaths a Day from Starvation

Sports announcer blooper.

92 in SF right now (this is April, right???)

i've often wondered about chewbacca's grooming habits

Self Delete - DUPE

If I were to go on the net to the Yahoo website...

Just witnessed a pretty nasty car wreck

Welcome the newest members of the family :)


Susan Boyle invented high fructose corn syrup

I don't feel especially joyful around little kids...

The Gaming Forum is a graveyard so I must risk Lounge scorn. (D&D related questions. Advice sought)

Now, this guy didn't need a 420 excuse

Pure contentment is ......

I'm making an appt. to get my septum pierced tomorrow

FYI: A most excellent film noir web site.

Yellow River by

I just made some brownies...

ok... what doofus brought the triple chocolate chip cookies into the house

I miss myy friend :-(

How awesome is this?

Susan Boyle saved me money with my car insurance!

Please enjoy this fun weim video! Expressions, vocals, everything!

look at what I bought today

Wanna see what the SWEDISH equivalent of the Susan Boyle phenomenon looks like?

BOB DYLAN has a special 4/20 message for today's youth!



What Is Your Preferred Midnight Snack?

Former Apollo astronaut says UFOs and aliens are real

I am so tired of this cold and allergy season!

In case anyone is interested, they are showing how the Dallas Cowboys Stadium

One reason I hate college...

Grammar help, please. I'm drawing a blank.

Be a Man

Mad can still do a cover, the first 100 minutes.

So I watched one of the first ever episodes of Married...With Children last night.

New blog - feedback my dear Loungers? title for my latest is Being defeated is only a temporary ...

Roll call. Who's up! (My Roll Call FAILED last night. My ISP went down.) Let's try this again.

So much time, so little to say

Child With A Toy Hand Grenade in Central Park.

Hey all you malcontents, what's up? n/t

There was just a kitteh cat standing on my chest, showing me her heiney.

pop a top again

Texas is a special place

And if I haver, yeah, I know I'm gonna be...

420 is now over. Who got wasted?

goddammit.. i want august to get here soon

goddammit.. i want august to get here soon

The president reminds me of Janet Jackson

my sporting collective vanquished the opponent on the field of competition

Collectors: What is the ultimate find you would love to have or add to your collection.

hey, y'all can follow my tweets now

Why do FOX idiots like to dress up in costumes and do stupid shit in public?

i just wanted to post a thread stating how awesome i am

Prostitute accused of leading police on a chase with tow truck stolen from john


I want to thank all of you who make me feel welcome here...

Anyone know if the Coachella Festival is available for download?

I Went to Walk to the Beer Store, and this Beauty Was Staring Me Down

UV light sanitizer?

Jeff Dunham is not funny.

Bad news people....better sit down...


I want to thank one of you for the inflammation and swelling

Obama's secrets

Quick question: Does Diet Pepsi negate the negative effects of Lucky Strike non-filters?

Man am I digging that Chuck show

12 Boston Marathon pics

why do some twentysomethings like to dress up in costumes and do shit in public

Serious post regarding diet soda....

i feel like i personally know susan boyle

I think I have been punked by my 6 year old!

I need some ideas...What should I do while I wait for the electrician to call?

Jimmy Dean, wife unhurt as fire damages Va. home

Do you ever misread threat titles?

A new trend in outsourcing

A new trend in outsourcing

Read your Bible verses daily

Read your Bible verses daily

i am calling for your ouster

Oooo... I have a feeling I'm about the get in a facebook fight!

The last of the Bedford Boys has passed.

Finally, Joe Cocker translated!

I am calling for your oyster?

Normally I come home and the cat flops on his back to greet me, but tonight...

Monumentally Epic Fail...

How come everytime I am in VA, I get extra sesame seeds on my Big Mac?

I'm back. Did I miss anything funny? Probably not because I wasn't here.


My Republican neighbor asked me if I would help him pull his pontoon boat out of the water today

Was Erasure the first 100% synth dance band?

Good morning Lounge

I want to thank all of you who make me feel indifferent about posting here

Are the interwebs smarter than your doctor?

I knew there was something hinky about this when I first heard about the attempted abduction.

Did anyone save that pineapple thread?

Anyone else here have midlo on ignore?

Self-delete. Poor taste. I can't stoop to Miss Millie's level.

Whatever happened to Lauren Tewes

I was stumbling around the internet just now - found "Stormfront" -

Okay, I'm off to teach a class. Don't do anything funny while I'm gone.

Well there goes an entire morning and afternoon...

I'm zesty.

Movie night. DVD? Check. Goobers candy? Check. Maggots? Check. Wait...what?

Today, for me, home ownership is way overrated.

Noted author J.G. Ballard dead at age 78

is there a way to track certain DUer's posts

Does withholding sex to get your way actually work?

May I please have some help with images?

Which are the bigger boobies?

Social networking question.

The girl in the CIVONY ad

Los Cuates De Sinaloa - Negro y Azul music video from Breaking Bad

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 4/21/09 (warning: graphic subject)

So what say you, lounge? Should I give the Big Mac another chance?

I want to thank some of you for whipping the camel's ass with a belt

CBC News. Fructose, like high fructose corn syrup, results in more belly fat, more diabetes, more

I was thinking of creating a book club.

Tuesday Poetry Slam!

The bus to boulder was PACKED full of college kids yesterday

Forget Beautiful Agony; I give you people sneezing in slow-mo

I'm against Republican marriage.

I have been trying to post more often in GD.

Just a head's up, freepers. I have bunco tonight. And, I fully intend to win again this month.

Check out this neat link - find out what party people with your last name contribute to

I don't know whether to ask the mods or to ask the lounge, but here goes...

kitten picture of the day for tuesday april 21

Aetna insurance--love it or hate it?

Is there a way to "find/replace" through Windows Explorer?

OMG. Look at this Doosh bag. WTF is wrong with people?

Susan Boyle's fence is replaced by West Lothian City Council...

How many people on your "ignore" list?

Pop Culture Challenged Here: Please explain Steampunk/Steampunkery?

Who watched "Grey Gardens"???

Mrs. V. had her wrist surgery yesterday.

Who killed Marilyn?

Alright, who has the bigger cock?

Are you a "cyber condriac"?

Cool consumer website.

In honor of Earth Day tomorrow....A John Denver video

Ronald Reagan was a Vegan...

Dave has a beautiful mind

What should I cook for dinner?

Which would upset you more?

Sesame Street is very important

LOST fans, Michael Emerson on Jimmy Fallon's show

Brown & Haley Almond Roca: A temptation from the DEVIL!

Businesses that don't honor gift cards: A pox on you!

The greatest thing ever.

Cats are more problems than they're worth!

"I hope you die tonight."

The DU Lounge MBTI personality servey thread.

What if we found out CaliforniaPeggy's not from CA!

A Sound of Spring...the Mockingbird...

Pick your Dream Band from Musicians who are Deceased

SHIT. I spilled water on the latptop. What are its chances?

If you were between jobs (and married and female), would you tell friends

I was 54 years old before I realized that potatoes are an ethnic food.

Why does Symarip suck?

Once again, my enormous white penis gets in the way.

Once again, my enormous white penis gets in the way.

Open marriages.

My son was telling me last night that 1 in every 4 people in our state has chlamydia


For Serious! Who the fuck signed Sugar Ray?

Didn't get the job

Amazing what happens when the Marlins run into a quality team with quality pitching!!

Vegan on FBI Most Wanted List

Friend's fundy husband convinced her she doesn't need to take to take anti-depressants (read on)

Calling all Speedsters!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 4/21/2009)

Photos of my 4/20 trip!

Sesame seeds are very important

If you like Loreena McKennitt,(or, if you don't know who she is) you need to watch this video.

Brandishing his bare foot at me, my five year old just asked 'why do I have to have one big toe?'

Anybody ever sprain an ankle? I have questions

question for med students or practitioners

The melody of "April Love" sounds to me like a slight adjustment of the melody

First They Came for The Smokers...

I was thinking of creating a boob club.

I'm in Iowa, having trouble finding unsecured wi-fi networks

Once again, I am going to leave Mr. Midlo.

God, I HATE the Boston Bruins.

Post a place nicknamed "the ____ of ____"

Last night we had an orgy in our saltwater aquarium. It started with one clam and then progressed

Family Guy Hitler/Fox News Clip

My babies are almost here!

Let's revisit a classic picture - this picture will never cease to keep me from laughing!!

That stupid Sham-Wow has got nothing on the Body Snake.

Cartoon Wars - U.S. Version

Digital broadcast TV is a catastrophic failure

A few pictures from Venice

Five Tuesday/midweek questions

Its already bloody hot. Whats going to happen when Summer gets here?

Hello. I haven't been here for almost a year.

I want to club a NARWHAL that never dies

Names some skills everyone might ought to learn

Win/Win on a bad situation

Isn't it too late for Obama to go back on his word and say he will prosecute torturers?

"As an inactivist, the amateurishness of the (teabagging) protests is something to take pride in"

An old joke updated...

An Independent Counsel will be appointed to investigate Bush-era interrogation practices. (?)

Is Obama really serious about "upholding our values"?

Have you endorsed Russ Feingold?

NY-Gov: Another Day, Another Bad Poll

Looking into his eyes and seeing his soul is NOT the same as shaking a hand & having a short convo.

Palin backers try to derail Sebelius

Obama to deliver address on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Trick Question:

I guess it's over.

Torture works like...

Poll/Vote on MSNBC Obama's Job performance

Self Delete - Wrong Forum

Waterboarding Video (playboy journalist experiment)

edited out subject heading

8th Amendment Stress Test

National Service Bill Signing Tuesday

I don't care if we're talking about Adolph Hitler himself, torture is wrong, PERIOD.

Health-Care Dialogue Alarms Obama's Allies

Hillarious-the more the haters hate, the more popular President Obama gets

Nadler: Impeach Torture Memo Author (Bybee)

It is deeply hypocritical and ironic for Pat Buchanan to comment on Harmon

Caution against naming special prosecutor now

Analysis: In Spending Cut Debate, Obama Wins (CQ)

Once again, my enormous bosoms get in the way.

WTF excuse for torture: "The job of interrogator is to safely help terrorist do his duty to Allah"

Significance of the Tea Parties

Analysis: In Spending Cut Debate, Obama Wins

Joe Scar and Chris Matthews going at it with Andy Card

would like to see President Obama's hair from day one to now....

National Service Bill to Get Obama's Signature

Bring on the Explosive Handshakes

Sigh, some people just don't get it - letter favorably compares torture to attacking Somali pirates

Congressional Oversight Hearing NOW on C-Span. Geithner will testify. Elizabeth Warren now speaking.

When Slapped, Slap Back, by Eugene Robinson

Pirate's day in court: 'The rule of law'

Another Cheney moment.. lets us all know where this is headed

Obamanomics: Redefining Capitalism After the Fall

Bush's 2003 statement on torture

National Service bill to get Obama's signature today

My apologies for appearing to be snippy defending Obama's torture law strategies

Obama to CIA officials: We "will protect your identities and your security"

GOP Wonder Twins Attack! Dick Cheney and Newt Gingrich Attack The Handshake!

Obama's 100-Day Hope Check

Notre Dame sports: Jenkins’ support of Obama cheered

Eugene Robinson: Sometimes, a President Must Slap Back

So ...Guess who I saw at the Braves National Games tonight...

I just figured out why Cheney is going after Obama

Senate Panel Approves Sebelius for HHS

The Secret Summit - What Happened at the Port of Spain

ABC News: President Beefcake? D.C. magazine to feature shirtless Obama on cover

"Afghan Women March, America Turns Away" New York Times


Coincidence? New FBI "Most Wanted" a Domestic Leftist Terrorist?

Bill Clinton at Obama White House today...

President Obama's Overtures Find Wide 67% Support Among Cuban-Americans

Pressure Grows to Investigate Interrogations

Elijah Cummings sets Mika Mouse, Morning Ho and Pat Boochanan straight about the handshake

"Venezuela is a country whose defense budget is probably 1/600th of the United States'.

Al Qaeda Fears Obama.

I'm convinced Cheney is playing chicken with DoJ and

Obama open to prosecution, probe of interrogations


Chris Shays living a 'nightmare'

McCain facing 2010 primary challenge from founder of "Minutemen"

A Heartfelt thank you to all the DU members.. All Hands are on Deck

We should pressure President Obama to do Nothing about Bush-era torture

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed was most likely tortured to justify the Iraq War

Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton will debate each other next month. (updated)

Gibbs to Chuckles Todd: You're Right You're Confused!!

Dick Cheney.

MSNBC: Reported that Cheney has not requested release of docs by CIA

$120 for one Geo Bulb?????

Will the lawyers directed to produce legal opinions contrary to the Constitution

PHOTOS The President & the U.S. Naval Academy football team (April 21)

Why was Khalid Sheikh Mohammed waterboarded for the 183rd time?

Change We Can Believe In?

PHOTO Caption it? (April 21)

HAHAHAHAHA! Obama got Faux's attention! They covered Gibbs' briefing re: investigation of torture

Appreciation thread for Greenwald, Olby, etc. for making our President change his tune on torture

Let's show President Obama our appreciation for allowing prosecutions to happen

Impatience and the rush to judgment.

Outraged Harman Wants Full Disclosure From Justice

Dumb media trying to mock our President for requesting Cabinet Cuts!

Article: CIA/Obama Admin Deny Cheney Made Request to Declassify Memos

Did you hear Pr. Sec. Gibbs quoting Canada's Harper defending Obama on MSNBC?


In Iowa, signs that Obama never really left (he will be in Iowa Wednesday)

WHAT ABOUT THE LAW, Mr. President?

Underestimation: The O Administration

Does anyone watch The Ed Schultz Show on MSNBC?

Hilarious, Cheney thinks he's still king.

Obama never promised to cure the nation's ills by himself.

When Is America Going to Pull It's Head Out of It's Ass And Join The Rest of the Human Race

PHOTOS The Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act

Crybaby McConnell complained on CNN about Obama leaving door open to prosecutions by the AG

"those who fight monsters...............

Greenwald applauds President Obama's decision to "reconsider his approach"

Republican FL legislature trying to railroad through steal the vote bill - URGENT CALL Gov Crist NOW

Blackberry or strategy, either is a good sign.

Remember this time in 2001. Bush was already on his 9th vacation...

My LTTE in response to the Obama "Apology Tour" letter gets printed

British critics compare new Star Trek movie to President Obama

Cheney's taunting President Obama. I wonder if he's starting to think twice about that.

Quote du Jour

Jabba the Rush: Obama has a "messianic" "God complex"

The Promise of Service - Obama Signs Serve America Act

Oh my, the GOP has dragged out another "analyst". She's on Hardball now.

Tortured logic. Former Bush speechwriter tries to justify committing war crimes.

Post a beautiful, haunting, melancholy song

Sam Brownback is an idiot

Obama vows to pursue Iran diplomacy despite tirade

Holder during confirmation: "the President cannot 'immunize' torture"

Missouri GOP concerned about Blunt

AZ-Sen: Minuteman founder to challenge McCain in primary

The other day, near Tampa, I saw a sign that said, "One Nation Under Obama"

Press reduce Torture investigations into Partisan Warfare

When Slapped, Slap Back

I think Cheney better talk to a lawyer before he makes any more public comments

PLEASE, ED, DON'T HURT 'EM!!!! (Ed Schultz laying some smackdown)

Why not same indignation over Dems caving on a public option for health care.

PHOTOS Caption It? (April 21)

WTF! Obama at the White House with the winning Navy Team, and MSNBC shows 30 seconds

One thing I like about Tweety

Seriously. Does anyone think Obama would announce plans to prosecute Cheney et al?

So, torture's only torture if it causes "prolonged psychological suffering"

Matthews has grumpy Cheney photo over the title "The Empire Strikes Back"

Senior White House aide leaving for new post - Communications Director Ellen Moran

Former Bush EPA head vocally backs Obama carbon plan

KS-Sen: Moran Has Narrow Lead Over Tiahrt

"This Imaginative Crowd": Obama's response to Republican critics (and press corps)

So since when is prosecuting torturers caving to the "far left"?

My Debate on Allentown TV defending the President's Economic Agenda

PLEASE urge your rep to vote Yes on EFCA:

Dear John Yoo,

Ignore this, I goofed. Should have been a reply to a post about

PHOTOS The Four Musketeers? (April 21)

MoveOn Enters Torture Fray, Calls For Special Prosecutor

Post the strangest Album/CD in your music collection

CIA got Cheney's request today

Lieberman: we ought to be able to use something like waterboarding.

Tweety: Michelle Laxalt....

Admin Walks Back Rahm Remarks: WH WILL Pursue Torture Policy Lawyers

"Daily Show" Takes On Torture Supporters (I guess including those on DU also) w/ Video

No progressive or liberal should be an apologist for someone


I can't believe people are shocked and are celebrating the fact that Obama will not obstruct justice

Take this Obama Haterz!!

Something to think about re: Obama and torture

Something to think about re: Obama and torture

FYI: Department of Justice Communications with the White House

Obama calls credit card executives to the White House

**** Official "I was wrong" thread ****

"A senior intelligence official tells MSNBC that the CIA has received NO such request

One of the reasons it was SO vital that Obama be elected: time to get on this

SEAL email criticizing Obama is bogus

Some useful home economics instructions for the "Obama condones torture" crowd

Are We Really Going to Argue Over Who Gets Credit for Today?

Obama is a Good President

Playing Devil's Advocate: Obama Passed the Buck

Cheney Slams Obama Again, Calls Overseas Trips "Disturbing"

Breaking President Obama invites Mubarak, Abbas and Netanyahu to Washington DC

PHOTO Caption Them? (The President & First Lady)

Hill confirmed as envoy to Baghdad

Hey Haters, how does that pwnage taste?


Scientists '...upset,' and 'consternated' that Bush officials misused their work to justify torture.

BREAKING NEWS FROM MSNBC: Obama will leave prosecutions up to AG Holder

Haste makes waste. Measure twice, cut once, etc., etc.

Gloating and being obnoxious doesn't help anybody.

Remember how people thought that Obama would crumble in the face of the Right Wing Attack Machine?

Andy Card just admitted to LIHOP motivations on Morning Joe!!

PHOTOS The Tree Musketeers (April 21)

Hey Naysayers, What'cha Say Now?

SO: Nobody watched the CNN presser just now??? the one where the Prez

Flashback - Are You Really Surprised? Did President Obama Really "Reconsider"?

Obama-bashers, read and learn?

America's UN Boycott Backfires

America's UN Boycott Backfires

Robert Reich: A Report Card on Obamanomics, Approaching One Hundred Days

A storm is brewing. A really big storm.

Harman's actions may have hurt Kerry's chances, top progressive blogger laments

Watch the media try to fuck up the Torture investigations for us!

I'm sorry but it must be said.

Atlantic States ex-supervisor sentenced to 70 months on conviction for environmental, OSHA violation

Obama orders Cabinet to cut spending by $100M

AP source: Chrysler Financial refuses exec pay cap

Baptism of Obama's Kenyan grandma flops

CIA Kyle Dusty Foggo

Crimes suspected in 20 bailout cases -- for starters

Suspect Arrested in Craigslist Slaying

Deflation returns to Britain for first time since 1960

Crist hints at vetoing bill to rewrite Florida election laws

National Service Bill to Get Obama's Signature

National Service Bill to Get Obama's Signature

RISAT-2 not a spy satellite: ISRO chief

Bayer worried meeting would bring bad press, focus on MIC

3 sentenced over arson in 2008 Tibet riots

KBR Memos on Violence May Undercut Defense in Iraq-Driver Cases

Boston police charge a man they had in custody Monday in the fatal attack on a hotel masseuse

Treasury says about $110B left in bailout fund

Drug cartels keep Catholic officials in fear

Meltdown losses of '$4 trillion'

Fatties cause global warming

TARP cop: 20 criminal probes

Warrantless Vehicle Searches Are Limited in 5-4 U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

St. Petersburg Times wins 2 Pulitzers

Pakistan Says Militants Won’t Govern Areas Under Islamic Law

Bank Bailout May Hurt Taxpayers, Be Open To Fraud

Reporter wins Pulitzer months after being laid off (exposed Sheriff Joe Arpaio)

Wealthy polo-loving crowd jarred by horses' deaths

U.S. to give Chrysler, GM new aid

Geithner Says Repayments Depend on Overall Credit Needs

Japan upholds death penalty in curry poisoning

U.S. Senate Approves New Top Antitrust Chief.

Isikoff: Justice Dept. may pursue torture probes anyway

Strip Club Holds Job Fair

Meltdown losses of '$4 trillion'

'Well-liked’ Homeless Man Shot in Commerce, CA

Ray Nance, last surviving member of the ‘Bedford Boys,‘ dies at 94

Colo. House votes to eliminate death penalty

Nine of 11 England terror suspects released

Obama open to prosecution, probe of interrogations

US Senator (Leahy) calls on judge who wrote interrogation memos to quit

Kazakhstan snubs NATO games in support for Russia

Pakistan boosts police pay as violence grows

U.N. Anti-Racism Meeting Reaches Consensus

Report: Hackers break into Pentagon's fighter jet project

House Panel (Conyers) To Hold Hearings On Interrogation Memos

Harman Asks DOJ to Release Wiretap Transcripts

CIA denies Cheney made demand

US wants broader Pakistan military ties - official

Man jailed for urinating on woman during flight

FBI names domestic terrorist to 'most wanted' list

Spokesman: Jackie Chan comments out of context

Senator Feinstein Urges President Obama to Withhold Judgment on Prosecutions Related to CIA Interrog

Blackwater (Now Xe) Still Working In Iraq

GM, Chrysler to get 5.5 B more in Government loans.

Kucinich: Victory Against Privatization

Judge: Free Press reporter can protect sources

(Senator) Cornyn Calls For Release of Results From "Torture Memo"

Four Corners spot is 2.5 miles off

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday April 21

Pressure Obama, UAW Tells Members; Workers, retirees urged to ask for equitable treatment

Turbulence blamed for paralyzing woman in Continental flight

Obama signs service bill, says volunteers needed

Suspect nabbed in photo radar operator shooting

Will Obama meet with China's nemesis, Dalai Lama?

The President's Mailman (Great article!)

Pressure Grows to Investigate Interrogations

Federal judge hears challenge to Iraq war

Guest workers sue Gulf Coast shipyard labor recruiters

Ron Paul: Secession is American

Miss Calif: Gay marriage answer cost me Miss USA crown

Anderson firm unveils 100-mpg hybrid

Prosecutors Considering Dropping Espionage Charges Against Former AIPAC Lobbyists

BREAKING NEWS: Obama leaves door to open to prosecutions over Bush-era interrogations

Fed Stress Tests Harder On Regional Banks (And Favor Wall Street Institutions)

Father of Slumdog star Rubina Ali arrested

Senator's offer preceded deal for husband's firm (Diane Feinstein)

UN puts global treasures online

Dwyer went to Bolivia on 'training course' (Evo Morales assassination plot interrupted)

Sri Lanka rebels: 1,000 civilians die in govt raid

Sri Lankan Separatists Ignore Surrender Deadline

Somali Pirate Arrives in NYC, Awaits Court Hearing

Russia moves troops closer to Georgia's capital

Lieberman Tells Russian Newspaper: U.S. Will Accept Any Israeli Decision

Eugene Robinson Wins Pulitzer (For Obama Coverage; NYT Wins For Pentagon Propaganda Scandal)

Happy Shining Smiling Nazis - Photos Donated to Museum

Video: Obama, Hugo Chavez 'Long Chat' @ Summit of the Americas - April, 2009

Food Inc. - Trailer

Gibbs: We're not holding torture authors accountable because I said so.

Press Sec. Gibbs Asked About Release of Torture Memos

Obama's Amnesty For Crime

CIA Heart Attack Gun at Church Committee hearing

Joe Conason vs. M. Smerconish on waterboarding/torture on Hardball

Rachel Maddow: Sen. Whitehouse on Bybee - "Certainly Possible Impeachment Inquiry Warrented"

CIA Station Chief in Algeria Accused of Multiple Rapes of Muslim Women

Rep Jane Harman Controversy Grows - Wiretap 'This Conversation Doesn't Exist'

DNC Web Ad: Party of Hypocrisy?

Hannity Soft-Interviews Dick Cheney- Torture King - Labored Breathing -Is He Sick?

A demonstration by the Italian Police - 50 Years Ago. As good now as it was then.

President's Credit Crackdown To Begin

AIG Gets Another $30 Billion Bailout

Napolitano To Strictly Enforce Canadian Border Now - Easy Terrorist Crossing?

Rachel Maddow: Credits Marcy Wheeler Reporting - 183 Waterboardings

Max Keiser, PressTV 'organize global insurrection against copyright occupation'

Yes We Can Save the Environment for Earth Day

Thom Hartmann & Richard Pearle on the torture memos and what should be done. Part 1/2

MSNBC: Obama could support investigation of Bush terrorism tactics (Breaking News)

Ishikoff on Wash Journal: Sometimes Cheney Says the MOST AMAZING THINGS..NEEDS A FACT CHECKER

Warren SCOLDS Geithner: I'm VERY Sorry You had to Turn thru PAGES ON REGULATORY REFORM!

Bart Ehrman Speech Part 1

A encounter with a cop at the Teabag protests. (a fictional account)

Feinstein refuses to comment on impeaching Bybee

Lawrence O'Donnell again has to remind people about our economic imperialism

Thom Hartmann - New EPA regulations on global warming pollution…are they enough?

420 Protest in Idaho Falls at Drug Court on 4/20/2009

Charlie Brooker on British and American TV News

Tamil protest london 21st april


Sen. Lieberman: 'We Should Be Able to Use Waterboarding'

Secrets of the CIA Part 1

Rachel Maddow & Chris Hayes talk about random rightwing spazzing. This week: Chavez!

Misquoting Jesus, Stanford Lecture, How Bible Tainted

Cheney on Fox...A seven-minute dose of Dick from Sean Hannity

Michelle Bachman- Obama is the Puppeteer In Sound of Music, 'Like Julie Andrews'

Pelosi: Climate Change Bill This Year

Bill O'Reilly Vs. Glenn Beck

Hilda Solis: I want to pass the Employee Free Choice Act

Dean: Trailblazer for Change

This Week-Will, Roberts, Noonan: If we don't see the memos, it's like it never happened...

This Week-Will, Roberts, Noonan: If we don't see the memos, it's like it never happened...

Thom Hartmann - U.S. tax dollars still being spent in sweatshops

Perez Hilton Talks About Miss USA Gay Marriage Question On MSNBC

TYT: Glenn Beck Encourages States to Secede, Cenk Reacts

TYT: If Torture Works, Why Did We Waterboard Someone 183 Times?

Harman: I Never Intervened In AIPAC Case

Sen. McCain ENTIRELY Disagrees with Lieberman - Waterboarding IS Torture

Thom Hartmann & Richard Pearle on the torture memos and what should be done. Part 2/2

Democratic Underground Date.

TYT: Cenk's Take On The Jane Harman Scandal

CNN - Why Won't Cons Admit Bush Did - NOT - Keep Us Safe on 9/11?

Young Turks: Protestor in Michigan: "Nothing Better Than Dead Liberals"

MSNBC: Harman "Very Disappointed" She Was Wiretapped, After Allowing Warrantless Wiretapping

TYT: Cenk & Jayar On Miss CA's Laughable Anti-Gay Answer

Dick Cheney 'NO expert on security, we got HIT on their watch' -Ed Show

Young Turks: Newt Gingrich Criticizes Obama

Cokie Roberts is Glad Torture Tapes Were Destroyed

Yes, Virginia, David Brooks is a Neo-Con

CREW wants House Office of Congress/DOJ to investigate Rep. Harmon

Kudlow Report CNBC Should Move to the Far Right Fox News ASAP

Professor Stephen Hawking very ill in Cambridge hospital

Robert Parry: Connecting CIA Torture to Abu Ghraib

Lawmaker Is Said to Have Agreed to Aid Lobbyists

CIA Torture Article 2005 Worth a REREAD

Neocon Fantasies of Empire Crushed: the New Global Reality

Children in Peril...Bob Herbert. NYT

Mr. Fish re: "Justice"

Quality goods: India lags behind

The other side of Utah's stab at immigration reform

Latest Frank Factor Show - for MATURE AUDIENCES

Big-Spending Conservative (by David Brooks)

Dealer Showrooms Darken as GM, Chrysler Bankruptcy Threat Cuts U.S. Jobs

Fox News/Far Right Hypocrisy CODE PINK Protest Geithner We Want Our $$$ Back! Bush had Them Arrested

Bank Aid Programs Are Seen as Open to Fraud

Chuck Hugh Farley, NY State Senator, Since he Opposes Gay Marriage

Bank bailout may hurt taxpayers, be open to fraud

On Native Ground -- The art of abidance and staying home (Joe Bageant)

Today, Obama, Forget About CIA Torture Prosecutions But Not The Big Boys !!!!

Newt Gingrich criticizes President Obama for diplomacy

Franken to high court: Let’s hurry it up (MN Indy)

The Americans Are Revolting

Out of this world! The Mail's film critic gives his verdict on the new Star Trek movie

Obama: Holder Will Decide Whether To Prosecute Bush Officials

WSJ "Geithner: I’ve Never Been a Banker" (nor a Lawyer...only Public Service)

The Republicans' Paranoid Style

Clarence Thomas Conducts Live Re-Enactment of 'School Strip-Search'

Senator: OPR report will be ‘devastating’ to torture memo authors

Supreme Court Puts New Limits on Vehicle Searches.

Bill Clinton and George W. Bush to Debate in Canada (Is Bill Protecting "The Kid" over Cheney?)

Russ Feingold unloads on Peggy Noonan

Robert Parry: Connecting CIA Torture to Abu Ghraib

Miss USA Contest gets political, could Miss California become governor of that state?

Why did Nazis protect rabbi on Kristallnacht?

Obama Doesn't Plan to Reopen Nafta Talks

A Good Sports Analogy To Explain The Need For Regulations (From Cenk @ Huffington Post)

"Sinful" Sex Addiction: The Newest Way to Demonize Sexuality

NU's Katz reminds Emanuel he's Jewish

How to stop Pirates, Give the Crew all Hand Grenades

Bolivia opposition deny links to alleged plot

Isikoff Rachel Maddow: Holder DOJ May Appoint Prosecutor Torture!!

Tom Hayden: "Obama and His Dinosaur in Trinidad"

Dwyer went to Bolivia on 'training course' (Evo Morales assassination plot interrupted)

Peru for Cuba-USA dialogue

LA ALBORADA: "The Value of a Dollar in Cuba" (addresses remittances)

FIDEL: Feverish Dreams

BOREV: Fox News Analyzes the Trinidad Summit

Interview with Brazilian Squatter Activist Nete Araujo

Here are all the witnesses for the Waxman-Markey bill hearings this week — Al Gore is Friday

Peak Oil Review - Apr 20

Drumbeat: April 21, 2009

BOREV: Brit Politicians Visit Colombia, Find Only the True Face of Terror

Toyota Likely To Apply Fuel-Cell Technology to Long-Haul Trucks and Buses First

Alt-energy stocks rise on the stimulus' tide

WaPo's Eugene Robinson: "When Slapped, Slap Back" re: Obama-Chavez PLUS an excellent response

Venezuela mayor misses court date

Kingman lands $1 billion solar plant (AZ)

No Sweat Newsletter - April 2009 - Earth Day Gear

Blessing or a burden: population, reproduction and the demographic imagination

First trainload of uranium tailings leaves Moab (Utah)

Ethanol reduces GHGs 51% vs gasoline - University of Nebraska study of current data shows.

The User's Guide to Steampunk by Bruce Sterling

Carbon emissions fuelled by high rates of obesity

Lehman Brothers sitting on a stockpile of uranium 'yellowcake'

Depleted uranium already here:..and feds have no rules yet on storing large quantities of it. (Utah)

Solar finds it hard to squeeze water from desert

Ads on Sarah Palin Aerial Killing of Wolves is Successful - from Defenders of Wildlife

Woodland Hills, CA weather report, Tuesday 4-21-09:

A Manifesto for Our Times

Payback period for 3 hybrids, about 30 years. link to spreadsheet.

Sports announcer's blooper.

First Fan Shows White Sox His House

Adam Carolla interviews Danica Patrick & Mike Tyson

What the heck is going on with these Premiership teams?

Tommy Heinson is correct

Boston sports media on Monday in the city

Pirates' Doumit out 8-10 weeks

Bruins TV announcer goes historically berzerk

How low can you go? ..Nats and Pirates attendance

Yankees, Mets misread what market will bear

Screen Actors Guild to lay off 8% of its staff

Today in labor history Apr 21 New York Gov. Nelson Rockefeller signs Taylor Law

Bid to Organize Nurses Faces Setback in Congress

Obama Doesn’t Plan to Reopen Nafta Talks

Warehouse Workers For Retail Giants Rally

USW Petitions Obama Administration to Reduce Dependence on Chinese Tires

Indianapolis librarians use patience to win 4 year union battle

Harley Davidson announces more job cuts

Striking Illinois workers fight racist, anti-union harassment

UA retailers worthy of boycotting for their labor policies

NYT: Bid to Organize Nurses Faces Setback in Congress

Union approves cutting 90 Chronicle driver jobs

What’s behind a union’s full-court press to take down BofA’s Kenneth Lewis?

MassMutual Retirement Services Praises Quality of Union Labor in Completion of Memphis Call Center

Yes, Labor Secretary Hilda Solis Supports the Employee Free Choice Act

Alcoa's Cleveland plant workers ratify labor deal

AFSCME Demands Accountability at Citigroup

(85,000 CWA work @ AT&T without contract) Communication workers rally

Bimbo Bakeries Workers Vote Overwhelmingly to Join Teamsters

Court Dismisses Teamsters’ Suit Over Mexican Trucks

Wal-Mart, Congress At Center of Push to Unionize

South Beach Miami Florida holds their FIRST Gay Pride Parade

What should the LGBT movement fight for?

DU this poll

"I will survive" by Gloria Gaynor

Iowa GOP urges officials defy gay marriage ruling

Newsom makes his official governor bid online

In need of advice and moral support

GOP head tells FOX News his party has "bottomed". And he hopes that's the case.

What Are Friends for? A Longer Life

My best friend...

The Mother's Act - infrigement or salvation?

Parents, don't be immune to vaccine truths

Netanyahu's new-old methods of stalling peace talks

Israel wants to buy US missile defense system

Sheikh Jarrah residents organize in the face of mass house evictions

Death in Bilin

Israel: Iran is like 'Nazi Germany'

World Bank: Israel drawing more than its share from Green Line aquifers

UK reviews arms export licences to Israel after Gaza

Obama aims to push peace through settlement freeze and normalization

Holocaust museum opens in Palestinian village

The Harman-AIPAC Story: A Timeline - TPM

Archbishop Tutu labelled 'anti-Semitic' by ADL for critique of Israeli policy

"Wild West" desert rat, no prior criminal record, shoots and kills man in cold blood

Article - A couple of cases of effective enforcement of current laws

Lots of votes.

A bad day for republican founded, republican led, republican benefitting bradys.

On guns, and the war on drugs and murican guns

Should "Big Fifties" be illegal?

Lobby shops’ first quarter is mixed bag

How Much Could the Government Lose on TARP?

Typical Gun Control Debate

Lautenberg, Reed, Feinstein to introduce bill to mandate background checks at gun shows

IT isn't much but..Deere Recalls 68 laid off workers

Does anyone know

What is


Obama to attend meeting with credit card firms

Top bailed-out firms continue lobbying

"Why I Fired My Broker" Atlantic article worth the read

Note: Hope = Truth

Right Wing Turns on Elizabeth Warren, Congressional Oversight Panel Head

IMF Hikes Bank Loss Forecast To Shocking $4.1 Trillion

You're going to love this. CNBC found out why the ships who are getting attacked by pirates

I don't get the stock market any more...

Federal Govt. "Stress Tests" Will Favor Big Banks Over Smaller Regional Banks

Housing Bubble Smackdown: Huge “Shadow Inventory” Portends Bigger Crash Ahead

Simon Johnson Decries Influence Of Wall Street Oligarchs, US A Banana Republic

So it turns out that Treasury was lying about not having stress test results.

Kucinich fights against waste and for Veterans

Does it hurt your credit rating when card co. cuts your credit line?

An Effort to Save a City by Shrinking It

After Two Rainy Days, This Beauty:

capital park


Let's keep vibing for Lounge regular lizziegrace.

Pets in Peril (politicians gone wild) HR669 (parrots)

A thread in Editorials about an astronaut saying we are not alone in the universe..

Welp, whatever was to happen HAS happened...

Update: on *Kitties* Long Story .... Bad News or Good News With Overtures of Manifestations

New rival to world's tallest man

So who loves ya, Spitzbergen?

Please spare a kind thought for Stephen Hawking

13 things that do not make sense

From Studying Chimps, a Theory on Cooking

Giant carniverous centipede captures a bat

Former astronaut: Man not alone in universe

'Fraction cells' found in human brain

Robots are narrowing the gap with humans

PZ Myers loses patience with priests: Catholic geezers deny biology in Louisiana

Monotheism destroys the Holy of the Holies....

Meryl Streep was steeped in Julia Child for 'Julia' role

Who has smoked a whole chicken?

Macaroni and Cheese - failure, then success

I picked up a couple of cookbooks at the thrift store yesterday:

I was in the most intereesting food store today

Karbon™ articulating deck-mount kitchen faucet

Paging hippywife & Lucinda. Hello?

Letter to Obama re: The Constitution

There is a book on Bilderberg

The assertions put forward in the NIST report aren't based on any tangible real-world evidence.

DMN: "Perry blind to Texas' great potential"

Texan Criminally Charged For Using Bad Word In Front of Teenager

Vice President Biden expected in Austin in a week

Carl Whitmarsh Listserv Suspension.

UT Austin to unveil Barbara Jordan statue

Against Perry's wishes, Senate OKs stimulus money for jobless

Yoko Ono - 'Mind Holes'

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival: "Heart of Fire"

Shaheen Jafargholi is the new DU meme -- Susan Boyle is finished.

Did you hear Pr. Sec. Gibbs quoting Canada's Harper defending Obama on MSNBC?

No plan to reopen NAFTA, says U.S. trade rep

i had a File search tool i got here.. i thought it was Copernicous.. somethin like that.. lost it on

Might be wrong forum ...

Just to doodle

went to Google Chrome..i lost lots of research in my Favorites.. how do i find it..??