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Archives: January 30, 2010

Mega Millions, Powerball to cross-sell tickets-step closer to having a national lottery

Cop Charged Amid Race-Related Stops

Reid On HCR: "I had a conversation with the speaker today, and we are moving forward,"

CNN: "Republicans have been farting"

Mike Pence has a "matter of fact" tone to his voice that I find incredibly off-putting.

Edwards' mistress wants sex tape

TransCanada, Exxon File Alaska Pipeline Plans

Watch Secretary Timothy Geithner's, Henry Paulson's, etc, testimony here.

Honda recalls cars: Possible Fire Death Traps

Charlie Brooker- How to report the news.

The President's Question TIme wth KO, Rachel and Tweety

President Obama at House GOP meeting on cspan now

The professor is IN!

The professor is IN!

'Overweight' Adults Age 70 or Older Are Less Likely to Die Over a 10-Year Period

Secreatry of Educaiton on CNN

Pastor Accused Of Pulling Gun On Son At Church

The Very Lucky Executive

Larry Summers' Davos Speech: Obama's Top Economic advisor Adamant Reform Is Coming

Admit it, Obama bashers... either Wednesday and Today made you proud or....

Big headline: Obama seeks major increase in nuclear weapons funding

Capitalist fat cat

Blackwater’s Youngest Victim Allawi.

Reliant Energy takes back outsourced IT projects

Dems try for Mall of America, investor tax credits

Best night of political teevee in months...and it's on a Friday night.

Borowitz: After Meeting With Obama, Republicans Adjust to Newly-torn Assholes

APNewsBreak: Crystal Cathedral makes deep cuts

Funniest line of the re: the President vs Congress today.

Just saw a teaser about Willie Nelson for the 11 o'clock news

Terror comes at night in Afghanistan

Please provide link to listen to Mike Malloy!! I can't seem

On the day that one of the most significant encounters of the last 50 years occurred, Hannity ...

On the day that one of the most significant encounters of the last 50 years occurred, Hannity ...

In the interest of "equal time".. next week 20/20 will do the Sanford story..

In the interest of "equal time".. next week 20/20 will do the Sanford story..

Quick! How fast can you list the 10 policy positions that make up the new GOP litmus test?

Quick! How fast can you list the 10 policy positions that make up the new GOP litmus test?

Honda recalling 646,00 Fits (fire hazard)

Honda recalling 646,00 Fits (fire hazard)

There is one thing the GOP wants for health care reform

ESPN fires blogger for saying he won't donate to Haiti: "Maybe Use A Condom Once In A While"

HEADS UP: 20/20 Doing the Edwards story tonight.

Afghanistan Conference - War-Weary NATO Members Look for Morale Boost

What needs to be done by Pelosi and Reid moving forward

MSNBC's 2-hour special on the smackdown reairs at 10 PM ET tonight

DCCC wants to fact check FOX NEWS! Could sign up and stop the lies?

The right-wing conspiracy against the media in this country

The right-wing conspiracy against the media in this country

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

I think Obama won all of this weeks "DUzy awards" by himself

Fox cut feed of GOP-Obama debate.

Obama smack-down: what does freeperville have to say?

Note to Presidential Candidates: If you're gonna have illicit affair..don't do it w videographer

Archaeology in Jerusalem: Digging Up Trouble

South Carolina legislature resolves to have President Obama's tongue surgically removed.

School system in Va. won't teach version of Anne Frank book

Any predictions on poll bump from today?

So how do asylum laws in the U.S. work anyways?

I'm listening to the Obama address the GOP. Did Bush ever address the Democrats between 2000-08?

Blackwater's Youngest Victim

Domestic Surveillance Tactics Out Of Hand

I think Obama has shown the difference between a Democratic leader and a Republican mob

So I'm watching Larry Summers on The Charlie Rose Show tonight

So President Obama kicked some repug ass

The Principled and Pure Court?

Who needs high speed trains?

Caption this photo

The Chávez Meltdown. There's a lot of ruin in Venezuela.

Cool! Tavis Smiley discusses the MOVE YOUR MONEY! movement w/Eugene Jarecki

Attention: There is NO SUCH THING as "post partisanship" - read Federalist #10.

Memories...Rage Against the Machine and Micheal Moore shut down Wall Street

why dont we call a kennel what it is. a cage.

I'm sorry Holy Spirit but we're gonna have to let you go...

I'm sorry Holy Spirit but we're gonna have to let you go...

20/20 is going after Sanford next week.. Edwards/Sanford 2012 anyone?

20/20 is going after Sanford next week.. Edwards/Sanford 2012 anyone?

As always, Rachel lasers into the salient points. (On the KO/RM/CM MSNBC 'special) nt

Paulson: Crazy Putin Pushed China To Dump Fannie Bonds And Crush The U.S. Financial System

Paulson: Crazy Putin Pushed China To Dump Fannie Bonds And Crush The U.S. Financial System

Paulson: Crazy Putin Pushed China To Dump Fannie Bonds And Crush The U.S. Financial System

Ratigan Calls Obama On Pushing The Big Tarp Lie

Dr Flowers takes Obama up on his health care question; gets arrested again.

I was proud of my President today. (Obama VS 140 Republicans)

I was proud of my President today. (Obama VS 140 Republicans)

You're So Left Wing!

Today was Clinton's policy wonkness, Truman's 'give 'em hell', and JFK's coolness wrapped into one..

XKCD illustrates the life of the Democratic Party base

Congrats Serena Williams

The person/organization most complicit with Roeder? Bill O'Reilly

How big a risk did Obama take today in addressing the repubs on camera? Or was there no risk to him?

Q&A Reaction

I just watched President Obama's appearance at the GOP retreat and all I have to say is...

I just watched President Obama's appearance at the GOP retreat and all I have to say is...

Woman to marry for healthcare: Seeks mate through YouTube

Educate this DUer, what does Bolshevik Plot means??

Texas government employees have a union?

Texas government employees have a union?

Wanat inquiry results may lead to punishments

A corporation runs for Congress! (you knew it had to happen)

Tweety is a better guest, than he is

Guam governor asks U.S. to delay military buildup

Do you feel better about the Obama Admin after the SOTU?

White House is 'done' with Yucca Mt.

WE can ask Obama whatever we want, too!

Earth to Washington--Half of us aren't eligible for non refundable tax credits because of low income

Earth to Washington--Half of us aren't eligible for non refundable tax credits because of low income

Jack Jacobs says there are 50 people in Gitmo

Anyone have the link to KO showing coverage of Obama on CNN, MSNBC vs FAUX?

The Republicans will never be so stupid was like when Bush's face just about exploded

The "Christian" heretics continue their "uppity negro" meme........

9/11 trials to be moved from NYC

Secrecy of Pakistan UAV strikes is criticized

10 Ways to Stop Corporate Dominance of Politics

Blackwater's Youngest Victim

Party leader Chris Van Hollen chairman of the DCCC stumps for White (D-Ne)

Repubs Learning? - Logic & Grammar - Not Just For Liberal Arts Professors

NSA = No Such Agency

Separated at birth... Michele Bachmann and

MSM gerbils' spin on Obama's visit to the Republican retreat Friday.


Reps to Request Info on White House Health Care Deals

Televangelist Schuller sells property, lays off workers, pulls "Hour of Power" from some markets

Cartoon: The real difference between Dems and Repugs on HCR

My boyfriend to do world tour with band +Platonic Vegas trip with Ex +Join Army-Then We Get Married

Cartoon: Constitutional Convention - is this what our Founders intended?

Full Transcript of President Obama's Exchange with Republican Twits at the GOP retreat today:

G.O.P. Waters Down ‘Purity Test’ for Its Candidates

U.S. ambassador stresses need for troops on Okinawa

Cartoon from The Guardian: The 2010 Question (Tony Blair)

A very productive Congress, despite what the approval ratings say

Mike Pence- UnAmerican

This is what Obama envisioned in "The Audacity of Hope"

It was just a week ago I felt like hell

Welp, I drew my line in the sand, and Obama has NOT crossed it...

Live DIck Armey on GEM$NBC now

"Obama Girl" needs 15 more minutes of leering from Faux. Losing her crush.

The president didn't go to Baltimore to make nice with the republicans

A question for everyone, but teachers in particular: Is this an appropriate book for little kids?

pat buchanan....everybody won yesterday....bwahahahahahaaa. sure pat, sure.

Obama: Cutting deficit as important as job growth

Just watched Obama and I am torn to shreds.

How do you convince someone to vote for a democrat

Trucker faults Wendy's chili for his crashing into house

The Substance of False Confessions…

Marsha, Marsha, Marsha...

Congress and Coal Ash: Who are the Constituents?

GHW Bush and Jeb Bush have just arrived at the WH

Edwards story on 20/20: Edwards wanted Young to get Hunter to have an abortion..

AP: Wages and benefits rise in 2009 by smallest amount in at least 27 years

Do you agree with the Presidents GOP strategy?

oops! New U.S. air strategy in Afghanistan: First, do no harm

Secret Banking Cabal Emerges From AIG Shadows: David Reilly

Boehner to GOP: Embrace the Tea Parties

6 bank failures cost the FDIC $1856.0 million

Fresh & Bold?

Fresh & Bold?

China threatens U.S. with sanctions over Taiwan arms

Shameful Cowardly Hawai'ian Democrats - ERRONEOUSLY- (out of fear) - Killed Civil Unions Bill

Togo suspended, fined for leaving Africa Cup of Nations after attack killed 3

So I tivo'd Hannity last night just to see if he covered Obama /w the Republicans

The Onion: Alito, Peeking In Bathroom Window, Says Right To Privacy Not Guaranteed By Constitution

Cut spending? Fine, How about starting with the largest federal bureaucracy of all?

My father's new book is getting the good treatment right now

Troopers warned courier in smuggling

Troopers warned courier in smuggling

Troopers warned courier in smuggling

Afghanistan: Interpreter shoots and kills 2 US Soldiers

ACLU Brief Affirms Right of Jehovah's Witnesses to Carry Out Public Ministry

BANK BUST FRIDAY !!!! (Yeah, it's Saturday, but I partied last night)

From noon-2pm Eastern, MSNBC will re-air its STUNNING Obama GOP smackdown special

Just preached Paper Ballots to another red-stater . . .

I got a call last night to call my urologist after a PSA Test

MSNBC Is Playing A 2 Hour Special On Obama v. Republicans Right Now !!!

You're a liar and murderer they screamed at him.

I see an "UNREC" bulls-eye on this one..."Limbaugh dances, fist-pumps to Lady GaGa (VIDEO)"

It's All About Wages

Who's worse Hugo Chavez or Augusto Pinochet?

today Repub senator collins defecates on dems who kissed her right wing butt - radio response -

Do you believe the official Bush co 9/11 story? Yes or No?

Homeless Often Hidden in Tennessee

'Terrorist' Twitter Threatens Hugo Chavez's Stranglehold on Media

No question that the GOP are fat ignoramuses compared to Obama but...

Did Obama call Frank Luntz "Lutz"?

Jon Stewart Slams Chris Matthews..

Obama adviser Summers says US in 'human recession'

Will Obama ever be able to break the GOP Senate cabal?

More from Turley on O'Keefe

More from Turley on O'Keefe

Modern liberal arts

Bloomberg’s 12-Step Method to Close Down Public Schools

LINKS to text transcripts of the smackdowns individual Rs got from the President


Obama announcing basketball!

Teach it in our schools: Communism has spent the past 28 years bailing out Capitalism.

Public picking up tab for Olympics while services are cut

"Can I Afford It?" (Republican style)

4chan has finally found us.

China To Halt Military Exchanges, Punish U.S. Companies For Arms Sales To Taiwan

Message board spam is a growing problem

Ask the Prime MInister... that is what we more or less

accolades for obama

Holy Shite Bill Clinton is telling them the truth about

Philip K. Dick, an uneasy spy inside 1970s suburbia

Philip K. Dick, an uneasy spy inside 1970s suburbia

Russia, Libya Sign $1.8 bln Arms Deal - Putin

Legendary Temple found in Peru

Tinidazole and metronidazole as treatment for amoebic dysentery (Pam Tebow)

Bush, Clinton Have A Little Trouble Filming Haiti PSA

Haiti Earthquake & Voodoo: Myths, Ritual, and Robertson

Most Parents Don't Realize Their 4 Or 5-Year-Olds Are Overweight or Obese

Did anyone hear Hannity after the SOTU say how arrogant Obama was by apologizing to other countries

Republican Leaders Forming New Political Group

News Corporation Settles With Valassis Communications for $500 Million

Mobile Billboard Plauges LA

GOP lawmakers to try to block federal funds for 9/11 prosecutions

Where will the Republican Party get their new "talking points"?

Obama in a roomful of republicans. . .

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Whitman disavows 'proud racist' councilman

Today's EPIC fail: Man returns to stolen car with gas can

State high court rules for local family - 1day after drunk driving, cops gave man car back...

Alaska accidents mask abduction tries

Alaska accidents mask abduction tries

Yet another reason marriage is needed

Well, that @#%!@ Marsha Blackburn was right about ONE thing,

Sorority chapter suspended due to hazing probe

For those who missed the great ReTHUG beat down GEM$NBC will be

Actor Rip Torn arrested for allegedly breaking into bank while drunk, with loaded revolver

The Weird Hierarchy of Doctoral-level Institutions

Spooks on Campus – and a New Orleans connexion outside Senator Landrieu’s office

Tim Tebow Super Bowl Ad May Be Based On Falsehood

Another "Caption this photo" thread

PHOTO: Supreme Court Justice Alito explains anger at Obama...

Rush Limbaugh, Dancing Fool!

California's 'underemployment' rates No. 2 in nation, Michigan #1 at 21.5%

Tea Party Nation Speaks Out: 'We Never Did This To Be Rich And Famous'

Myth-Busting: Poor People are Risky / Cash Payers Are Risky

Utah wants to ban "illegal abortions"

Rep. John Boner you are an asshole C-Span (replay from yesterday evening)

PSA Peugeot Citroen Recalls Autos Made With Toyota (More faulty CTS Corp pedals)

PSA Peugeot Citroen Recalls Autos Made With Toyota (More faulty CTS Corp pedals)

UN revamps Haiti aid system

Now can the corporate media please stop calling Scott Roeder the "alleged" killer?

Senate votes to not pass bills it can't pay for. All 40 Republicans voted no.

I am getting my Keif and Rachel back! Yippee!

"Obama is a Coward"

Fundraiser for Haiti from Barbados

Wage and Benefit Growth Hits Historic Low (but! weak labor market keeps inflation pressures benign!)

If you live or have friends/family in a Republican/Blue Dog congressional district....

Does anyone have info about possibly sending those 'toxic trailers' to Haiti for housing?

John Edwards: 'Suspect'

Tea Baggers

Budget and Economic Outlook: 2010 to 2020

sarah palin's PAC raised $1.4 million in final six months of 2009

NEWSWEEK - OPR Report - ALTERED - To Cover Bush DOJ Malfeasance

Study shows no fewer crashes in NY, despite cell phone ban

I used to enjoy C-Span Booknotes on the weekend

Obama to Hensarling (R-TX): "(T)hat's just not true, and YOU KNOW IT'S NOT TRUE."

What's the difference between a Republican and a single-payer advocate?

President Obama, V.P. Biden, and Hunter Biden at a Georgetown Duke basketball game - pics

Proof that Gawd is pissed at the GOP for paling around with Scabs(devils)

BREAKING NEWS: “Glenn Beck” Confesses His On-Air Persona Is Part Of Decade-Long Sociology Experiment

President's last word to the opposition

Why do people vote against their own interests? (BBC)

I wonder if Pat Robertson thinks God loves Saudi Arabia more than us since God gave them all the oil

China Leading Race to Make Clean Energy

The Next Bailout Recipients?Employees of Bank of America Corp. , Citigroup and Goldman Sachs

The Faces of School Reform

Obama Administration May Investigate Controversial College Football Bowl System

"OK, how do I blame this fuck-up on Boehner"


MA healthcare plan: "driving hospitals towards bankruptcy,making it difficult to see a doctor"

MA healthcare plan: "driving hospitals towards bankruptcy,making it difficult to see a doctor"

Has anyone ever calculated how much interest we have paid over the years on Reagan's debt?

Headset on, Obama does basketball commentary on TV - story with pics

Conviction angers anti-abortion militants

Empathy for our fellow woman/man is the best example of morality.

I really want Sara to run against Obama!

Do think the whole "Iran is trying to get nuclear weapons to use" meme has any merit?

OpenLeft: Blanche Lincoln Calls Environmentalists Extremists

Why I think Bipartisan Deficit Commission Can Not Cut Social Security

Bush went out of his way to avoid situations where he had to face critics in front of a camera

Protecting your identity

Take this quiz to see if you really are a Liberal!

Personally, I am somewhat disappointed that Scott Roeder was not charged with terrorism.

Doctor: Quake victims dying without US airlifts

For $50, castle is home for a lucky lord or lady

Book Rec: Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle by Chris Hedges

Don't know if this is right for DU. As a vet I feel it is.

Obama can handle what no G.O.P. President or candidate can handle!

International Criminal Court proposes powers to try politicians who wage 'illegal wars'

How many Democrats does it take to screw 140 Republicans?

Anti-Vaccine Scientist Acted "Dishonestly and Irresponsibly"

O'Reilly viewers give Obama 94% approval..

Protest held in Tokyo against US military presence

Michael Douglas' Son, Cameron Douglas, to Serve 10-Year Minimum Sentence for Drug Trafficking

2010 Davos unofficial theme: "First, kill all the bankers" (WSJ)

2010 Davos unofficial theme: "First, kill all the bankers" (WSJ)

Obama met with George HW Bush this morning...

Tenn. approves guidelines for Bible class

Now We Impeach Jay Bybee

A lot of people don't give teachers the respect

6,000 face loss of prenatal care (where is the outrage of pro-lifers?)

Take this quiz to see if you really are a Liberal!

Boots, a pharmacy chain in the UK gets taken over by a US firm, then workers pensions are slashed.

Horsey TOON : He's already there, folks....

Rank-and-file members of Congress get $174,000 per year.

1st high-speed railway in west China finishes trial operation

Blair accused of putting war with Iran on the electoral agenda

Howard Zinn: an indignation against the bullies of the world

2010 campaign ads... "Ribbon Cutting"

Jeb Bush slowly returning to the limelight

China Leading Race to Make Clean Energy

It's time for Obama to have a televised Q & A with Blue Dogs.

Woo-hoo! I got a job offer!11111!!!!1 Good news, bad news...

It's like a French Revolution in reverse

The best jobs bill is single payer

Ed. Sec. Arne Duncan on Hurricane Katrina: Best Thing for New Orleans Schools

All is forgiven?

Gagging order on David Kelly records could be lifted

Rightwingers NEED to KNOW: Bush/Reagan ENTIRELY to blame for 'corporate free speech' decision.

From a friend, for a smile:

Overdraft fee replacement worse than the original

Watching GEM$NBC this morning I get the impression that

The President will respond to your questions in a live YouTube interview at the WH Monday, Feb. 1st

Should we vote for a Presidital Candiate who does not advocate cutting despense speading in half?

Union members and friends of labor, it's time for a call to action.

Are The Rabid Raccoons Coming For Us?

Right wingers "confused" about Govt official talking about Christian Identity hate groups

Got tired of receiving right wing stupidity in e-mail form from a "friend"

Chirac: Bush Half-Cracked When He Started His Iraq War

Pentagon: Repeal of DADT will be a "several-year process"; they need ANOTHER STUDY

A reminder as to how fake the whole torture narrative really is

Convention Brews Tea Party Tension

New Tooth Brushing Regulations To Take Effect

State charter schools program is 'out of control' - junk bonds, insider fees...

Some good news from Guantanamo...

Parent upset at school handling of alleged battery

The day fascism ruled a Palo Alto classroom - In 'The Wave,' ex-teacher Ron Jones looks back

Corporations carving up Haiti at World Econ Forum

Venezuelan police fire tear gas at protesters

Robert Gates "relaxing" by watching movie about Pentagon coup d'etat and telling NYT about it.

Is Pam Tebow A Liar? Abortions Were Illegal In The Philippines...

Duggars “won’t rule out having baby #20 - Why Michelle Duggar can’t say, “We’re done!”

Can the U.S. Supreme Court Pass this Simple Multiple Choice Test on Self-Government??

Was Landrieu's Office Set Up By Operatives Like Family Research Council? Help Me Find Info Please

Triagulation2010: We're now peddling as "reform" a re-warmed 1993 GOP bill, as the President . . .

Disaster Declared: Cheyenne River Sioux

Russia Flexes Military Power With 'Futuristic' Fighter Jjet

HELLO?!? - O’Keefe and pals are not just pranksters - Wake Up & Start Sniffing!

Education and Accountability

"We are the change we've been waiting for."

Today the president made an effort to reintroduce civility to political discourse

Today the president made an effort to reintroduce civility to political discourse

Maybe I'm overstating it... but the past 72 hours changed the trajectory, I think

Have you seen the movie "City of Ghosts?"


Tell Us Your Sham-WOW Stories!!!

Any guys use BOD?

Do you have to take Chia Pets to the Vet when they get sick?

I was actually making boxes for wine last week............

Have you ever been to Carbohydrate Barrel?

Why does everybody keep talking about Mildo? Shouldn't it be spelled Mildew?

Has anyone seen Midlo lately??

Have you ever boxed while drunk on wine?

The Guess Who - "No Time," live in Toronto

Paul McCartney - "Let Me Roll It" live

John Lennon - "How Do You Sleep"

But can Midlo moonwalk?

Ringo Starr with Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne - "I Call Your Name"

Do you want TWA coffee or TWA tea?

George Harrison - "When We Was Fab"

Don't talk shit to me about America when you live in Scotland

A question for the Twitterati

The Ramones - "Time Has Come Today"

Type O Negative - Wolf Moon

Several federal marijuana trials in Tucson scheduled for 4/20

Damn! It's raining again and I'm missing the Wolf Moon.

Cha-CHING! Joe Jackson wants MJ's medical records so he can collect from "those responsible"

Epic fail of the week

Saw "The Book of Eli" today **spoilers**

I can't tell you how bad it sucks to be choosing a sympathy card

Have you ever been to a Jonas Brothers Concert?

I received an "Outstanding" rating for my General Surgery rotation!

Sun's coming up. Like a big bald head.


Just watched the PBS Truman:American Experience on netflix.

Why is the ox carcass rotting in my basement even though I have the de-humidifier on?

Pixies - Alec Eiffel

De La Soul - Say no go

If only "Classic Rock" stations played Classic Rock. Savoy Brown - Tell Mama

Oasis - My Big Mouth

BabyShambles - Fuck Forever

Roger Miller was the secret mentor for the blokes we know as Oasis.

The Libertines - Up the Bracket

Our resident court jester, LeftyFingerPop, has just hit 20,000 posts!

Snidely Whiplash: Bondage Practitioner ( Rocky and Bullwinkle?)

The dog and the cat, best friends forever (photo)

The Verve - A Northern Soul

I have had restraints put on me during potato chip eating.

People, this is how it's done. The Ramones. California Sun

Anyone want to go to Fight Club with me?

Do you have trouble getting through doorways with your big bubble head?

I have had constraints put on me about my potato chip eating.

Has your morning breath ever been so bad that it turned into a solid mass?

When you notice that the palm of your hand is oily, what are you most likely to do?

Fri Night Blues postscript- RL Burnside, Long Haired Doney

I am having a very hard night

Who needs a lima?

Abused senior black Lab needs rescuing...

The puppies are getting big (Shiba Inu Puppy Cam)

White Zombie - Blood, Milk, and Sky

I'm sorry Holy Spirit but we're gonna have to let you go...

what's a Llama bean?

I'm taking my test next week to get my driver's license.

Do I record Vegas Vacation or Groundhog Day for later viewing?

Have you ever been Tasered at an Olive Garden?

Redheads are alien-human hybrids

The Platters-Twilight Time

Surf or Sand?

Bees. Youtube {2:10}

Surf and Turf

you know it's cold when

Is Midol any good for periodic spotting?


Anybody else have WinAmp? Use ShoutCast radio (free radio)?

I am thinking about getting a small "wagon-y" type car. Recommendations?

Billy Burnette @ The Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, 2002, "Tear It Up"

Windows 7 is teh awesome.

If Walmart rolled back their prices even more...would you go?

The Yardbirds "Train Kept A Rollin'," France 1966 (Jimmy Page on bass)

Stray Cats with Dave Edmunds, Loreley 1983: "Tear It Up"

Have you ever been to Cracker Barrell?

Have you ever boxed a drunk wino?

B.B. King & Buddy Guy - "I Can't Quit You Baby," live @ B.B. King's Blues Club

"Dear Mr. Fantasy" Traffic

Don't smoke in bed...

Minivan or pickup truck which one is better?

Dog saves boy from cougar

Today is Dick Cheney's birthday.

When does the Valentine's Day Fundraiser start?

The London Philharmonic Orchestra - When The Levee Breaks

Wolfman featuring Pete Doherty - For Lovers

Warren Zevon - Werewolves Of London

Shakira - She Wolf

why dont we call a kennel what it is. a cage.

Beachbaby sighting at the Libree

X - Hungry Wolf

Yesterday's new Quintet - Sun Goddess

Primal Scream - Higher than the Sun

I promise to leave Midlo alone now if she gives me her lucky Bunco dice....!!!

The New Lounge Word Of The Day Is.......'..taker- backer'

D'Angelo - Ain't No Sunshine

Does anyone else have a place where they put their special stuff?

DOROTHY ASHBY - Little Sunflower

Ashley Slater's Private Sunshine

The Rivieras - California Sun

Nuyorican Soul - i am the black gold of the sun (4hero remix)

Stevie Wonder - You are the sunshine of my life

Koop - Summer Sun

Thievery Corporation - Marching the hate machines (into the sun)

Jazzanova - Bohemian Sunset

Cat Stevens - Moonshadow

Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

You ever been so drunk that you have to sit down for awhile...

"When The Levee Breaks" (original version by Memphis Minnie & Joe McCoy)


Sting - Sister Moon

Nick Drake - Pink Moon


Nicola Conte - Wanin' Moon

Black Moon - "Who's Got The Props"

Which part of Dag Hammarskjöld's name is more difficult for you to pronounce?

Star Wars vs. Star Trek

Savage ft. Akon - Moonshine

Have you ever drunk boxed wine?

Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf

Have you ever boxed drunk wine?

Have you ever cheered the Huskies on to victory?

Grammy tribute: Neil Young sat in audience as 20 of his best known songs were performed

Thanks to NetFlix and my hubby, I have discovered a very funny BritCom called

Repo Men, the Movie (Jude Law, Forest Whitaker) April

Bar is open early today...who else wants to get Sh*tfaced today?

Suing a HOA? anyone tried?..

Take a current trend/style/custom and extend it into the future:

The Doors - Moonlight Drive

The Cramps - I Was a Teenage Werewolf

Showtime in five!

Where's a good place to track down some Girl Scouts?

What's spinning on the Ipod/Mp3 player/cassette/8-reel?..

This is a JOKE, right? "Classic Fudge Cake High-Foaming Shampoo, Shower Gel & Bubble Bath"

Does Anyone Here Meditate?

Artist transforming Hummer into horse cart

Danno has taken the suspect into custody. What should he do next?

Which male celebrities or athletes have feminine-looking butts?

Los Lobos - Will the Wolf Survive?

Los Lobos - Will the Wolf Survive?

So an old guy comes up to me after Town Meeting today and says

I think I'll go to the marijuana store today.

Rancid - California Sun

Midlo Appreciation Thread....

Creedence Clearwater Revival: Bad Moon Rising

Pic line is out ... waiting on the DR. I am ready to be home

Where can I get some cheap wrinkle free button down shirts?

My daughter has to pick a major at the end of the year. Anthropology?

Does anyone have a little dog that jumps into your arms while standing?

Man asks volunteers to carry him up Manhattan for 9.4 miles

Trucking 101: Truck Stop Showers and Trucker Hygiene

18 yrs old -- travel to Ukraine alone in Feb?

I think I have DU's most affectionate kitten.

i'm going to college!

Hey Dead Fans! Check out these old school photos....

Cat's been diagnosed with Diabetes- food is expensive

I'm in the mood for something greasy

Grammy Predictions

a tale from when i was a kid

Rolling Stone Keith Richards gives up alcohol

Films that made you cry so much that you had to hitch your breath for hours.

Post here if you didn't have air conditioning in your home when growing up

What's on your TV/stereo/mp3 player/whatever media player?

What's with all the Midlo threads?

Petfinder says this is a Labrador mix

Name a commonly held ability that you don't have

Who is your favorite under rated actor??

Watch this movie! THE CORPORATION!

What is something you will never eliminate from your diet no matter what?

Fake "BREAKING NEWS" posts in GD

Congrats Serena Williams

Weren't Bush's tax cuts to the rich "boutique tax cuts"?

If Obama is really smart, he will...

Having further televised confrontations among house republicans and the president

****Heads Up: MSNBC To Re-Air Q&A Session at 8pm Eastern**** (maybe?)

GOP moves toward becoming the Teabagger Party

Here's the Rethugs so-called healthcare plan

VP Joe Biden: The President's Nuclear Vision

Since political realism is in vogue, there is a way to fix the economy

Fact Check: Obama and House Republicans - NY Times

^^^^^ REAL TALK ^^^^^

Amazing transparency: 75,000 White House Visitor Records Posted Online

We finally got the liberal Hollywood version of the American president.

If Mike Pence really is regarded as one of the deep thinkers for the GOP,

I don't think the GOP understood what Obama said at all

"Obama eats Republicans' lunch"

Excellent point by Obama and Olbermann...

The 2012 Presidential Debates.

MSNBC Live Stream (replay of 2 hour special coming next)

Fired up?

BONUS Never before seen FOOTAGE of President Obama's Q&A with House GOPers

Question: did the President use teleprompters today?

"First they ignore you...then they ridicule you...then they fight you...

Is having a Public Meaningful Dialogue with the opposition party change you can believe in?

Why Obama won today

Why would allowing individuals the ability to buy insurance out of state be good for them?

Scott Brown raised $12 million in the last 14 days of his campaign....

Kerry, Lugar Introduce Legislation To Strengthen U.S. Diplomacy

How would you Rate The President's Performance with the Republicans Today?

Harris pulls out of governor's race

Democrat Sees Opportunity in Arizona Senate Race

Bernero's annoucement to run for Michigan governor an error

Berry announces retirement in 2011, cites health concerns

Kentucky: GOP Field Expands in Chandler’s District

Dem campaign chief wants 'birther' as 2010 wedge issue

Gregoire endorses Heck in WA 03

I just love this guy from IL who claims Obama hasn't tried for bipartisanship

Inmates’ Stock Is Rising in Albany District Fight

OPR Report Altered by Obama Administration To Cover Bush DOJ Malfeasance

Dems land candidate for Snyder's seat

POTUS today at the gNOp spanking: "Quit? No! I'm havin' fun!"

Drill baby, Drill.

That GOP meeting thingy was like something from The West Wing.

Do you think Obama should have made the rethugs come to him?

Let's admit it was not really fair to the GOP today......

Photos: The Obama Presidency, January, 29th 2010

Kudos to our President

Is Obama's beatdown of the GOP today part of a greater plan that began with the SOTU?

Obama did great today. Took names and kicked ass...Just one small complaint

Republican response to Obama's yesterday meeting

Unbelievable pro-GOP spin on CNN

Marsha Blackburn is a classless tool

This is gonna be good! Tomorrow's MTP line up. Heh.

President Obama on Reining in Budget Deficits: Won’t Accept 'Opposition

President Obama Skewers Republicans At GOP Retreat

I really don't envy the SOB who has to debate Obama in 2012.

But what are YOU doing in your caucases to stop earmarks? I can't do this alone.

Wonkette: Virginia Foxx Won’t Let Partisanship Get In Way Of Her Autograph Collection

I can't WAIT for the political cartoons portraying today's ass-beating

Was today the modern-day equivalent of Joseph Welch's "Have you no sense of decency at long last?"

Republicans Willing To Take The Risk Of Doing Absolutely Nothing Constructive

The President Obama we voted for

Washington Monthly's Steve Benen: Scream Bloody Murder

If Bush had delivered a performance like Obama did yesterday, what impact would it have had on you?

The Obama we saw today was the Obama that barnstormed Iowa

Joe Bageant: The Annotated Obama

When Obama speaks, I find him much more believable than when Brent speaks...

GOP faces from SOTU and today's smack down

It's good that Obama was respectful toward GOP 'ideas'

It's FDR's birthday today. Everybody par-taaay!

MSNBC will rebroadcast the Ruckus in the Caucus (Obama meeting w/ pugs) at noon today (Saturday)

No doubt any republican in the room with Obama Friday must be taken

By Executive Order

By Executive ORDER: Pres Obama announces that the Feds will reduce its greenhouse gas

Can I use the Chess analogy again, please?

President Obama Seeks $200M to Help Cities Host 9 / 11 Trials

President Obama Seeks $200M to Help Cities Host 9 / 11 Trials

This the Obama I voted for!!!!!

Obama says U.S. deficit could jeopardise recovery

Welcome Back David Plouffe

Aww, jeeze. Now a rethug is asking Obama how to explain to his/ their

In State of the Union speech, a resolute Obama pushes a solid agenda

We need push back against the emerging GOP spin.

TURN TO CBS....Obama's at the Georgtown/Duke game

94% of Faux News Viewers Give Obama an A Grade For First Year

Over at - The Beat Down in Baltimore is sinking in!

Where was Hillary during the SOTU. I have asked and also

When the Party of No try to claim they were shut out of health care, play this video

On what page in your paper was the Obama butt kicking? And what city are you in?

On foreign influence, experts back Obama

Is this Obama's job after he retires in 2016

From Dec., Sen. Coburn on health care: "First of all, we're trying to kill the bill..."

Give it up to MSNBC tonight: Best Programming EVAHHHHHHHH

"OBAMA EATS REPUBLICANS' LUNCH"! Reviews, bonus, poll, photos

#Questiontime Live On Cnn

Headset on, Obama does basketball commentary on TV

Paul Volcker: How to Reform Our Financial System (NYT op-ed)

Photos: The Obama Presidency, January, 29th 2010 (for real this time)

Obama: Cutting deficit as important as job growth

Can he be any cooler??

Obama is a pretty cool guy. Eh pwns Repubilcans and doesn't afraid of anything.

Anyone else hoping the President takes on the Senate GOP next?

Heehee Hahaha - Meet the Press guest tomorrow ~

HOLY CRAP.....I heard it was an ass kicking but after watching it......

WSJ guy thinks Obama should apologize to the All Mighty Supreme Court

NY Daily News: Obama left the not-so-loyal opposition bleeding on a Baltimore ballroom floor

Barack Obama's Finest Hour Yet

Richard Wolffe: Obama's Plan to Split the GOP

Melissa Harris-Lacewell: The Obama I Remember

L.A. Times dropped a turd on the front page of its print edition

Obama's brilliance on display yesterday, and how it could be a game-changer.

George H.W. Bush and son Jeb visit Obama at White House - AP

The non partisan lesson from Obama's meeting with the GOP.

Republican Think Tank Reaction - Seperate facilities for the caucuses

Obama eats Republicans' lunch (Guardian UK)

There is ONE other living Democrat that could've done close to what Obama did today

Now I need to see a birth certificate!

A special shout out to Hillary

Here's a wild thought that i had following the Baltimore Smackdown:

this is how i described him on the campaign trail- he will smile

Krugman: Cossack Rahm Works For The Czar

Just THIS About THAT ...

Obama drinks Republicans' Milkshake

I am kind of sad Obama spanked the repubs so soundly

President Obama is gonna be tough to beat in 2012

I hesitate to say this on a site like DU, but at my own peril I just have to admit:

My Really Big Picture Populist Nightmare

**DU ACTION** If you liked what you heard from President Obama yesterday, share it with others.

C-span republican line very positive on Obama

So Obama invites the GOP to meet again, on TV, live, and no limitations

Still in the afterglow...

Meanwhile, Freepers' heads explode all over the Internets...

Education Secretary Arne Duncan: Hurricane Katrina helped New Orleans schools

Fort Lauderdale couple accused of hate crime in attack on man

New Tooth Brushing Regulations To Take Effect

Reliant Energy takes back outsourced IT projects

Files show 'Iron Lady' was at odds with US on Iran

US officers could be punished over Afghan battle: officials

A very productive Congress, despite what the approval ratings say

U.S. regulators announce recall of cadmium-laced kids' jewelry from Walmart

Report: Military Airlift of Quake Victims Halted

Taliban deny meeting UN envoy to talk peace in Afghanistan

(Illinois) Comptroller's office knew about Burr Oak remains in 2003

(Wash. state) GOP caucus bans state Sen. Pam Roach, tells her to get anger counseling

A very productive Congress, despite what the approval ratings say

Police: Utah teacher fatally shot in parking lot

Disaster Declared: Cheyenne River Sioux

U.S. appeals ruling in Blackwater case that involved a Baghdad shooting

Nigeria fighters call off ceasefire (OIL)

Obama says U.S. deficit could jeopardise recovery

Afghan's new interior minister: Yes, I’ll make peace with Taliban

Colombia's Uribe visits Honduras to restore ties

Conviction angers anti-abortion militants

News Corp. to pay $500M settlement to Valassis

At Davos, Bankers Are on the Run

Anger as NATO airstrike kills 4 Afghan soldiers

Despite testy exchanges, GOPs applaud Obama for meeting

G.O.P. Adopts ‘Purity’ Pledge After Revisions

Cost Dispute Halts Airlift of Injured Haiti Quake Victims

Iraqi father vows to pursue U.S. lawsuit against Blackwater

Sheik threatens voter boycott over ballot purge (Iraq)

Iran starts trial of 16 post-election protestors

Honda recalls 646,000 Fits for fire hazard

White House lists some proposed cuts in 2011 budget

Google phases out support for IE6

GOP's Whitman disavows 'proud racist' councilman

US firm kicked out of Peru mining group for pollution

U.S. Speeding Up Missile Defenses in Persian Gulf

Justice Official Clears Bush Lawyers (Yoo & Bybee) in Torture Memo Probe

Photos of drinking, grinning aid mission doctors cause uproar

Italy follows France with a bid to ban the burqa

China warns US over proposed arms sales to Taiwan

Obama to seek major increase in nuclear weapons funding

Hey, imagine if Bush had debated the House Democrats.

U.S. to restart aid to Honduras as crisis ends

Americans arrested taking children out of Haiti

Charlie Brooker - How To Report The News

2 US Citizens Arrested In Iraq, Being Held By The Iraqi army

NRDC Action Fund PSA

Cosmo Centerfold appears @ Hu Ke Lau in Chicopee, and...he drove his TRUCK to get there! USA! USA!

Sesame Street And The Economy

Sesame Street And The Economy

Obama reverses decision, awards $150 million to 9/11 victims

Nouriel Roubini on the 2010 Economy

Obama Answers Blackburn


Freedom Under Fire

Rep. Pence Can't Name One Compromise He's Willing To Accept

U.S. Secret Service - A Tribute To The Men & Women Who Protect The President

BBC4 explains how news reports are made (ha!)

Doctors Flowers and Paris Arrested, Re: Obama and Medicare for All

Dr. Margaret Flowers at the White House

The Tea Party National Convention's Ad

James O'Keefe The Rise and Fall

Papantonio: Blue Dog Democrats Have Mange

Fox News War on Obama

Rep. Steve Buyer (R-IN) Hey Indiana! Is This REALLY The Best You Can Do?

Indiana Congressman Steve Buyer (R) Quits! Amid Wife's Illness and Ethics Investigation

Ball of Confusion

Rep. Weiner On The Debate Over A KSM Trial In NYC: 'I Think We All Sound Frightened And Scared'

Young Turks: Howard Zinn RIP (w/ December Interview)

You can almost see the Kool Aid mustaches on these guys

Send Lawyers, Locks & Money

Grayson: "Obama Has Gone Too Far In Reaching Out To Republicans At The Cost Of Progress"

The Moment Faux News Cut Away From President Obama Schooling The GOP

MSNBC: Tweety Recounts Insight From Axelrod Re. The Motives Behind Confronting The GOP

TYT: Cenk Interviews Rep. DWS, Result Is Healthcare News & Disagreement On SOTU (w/ Transcript)

GOP Demands OBAMA Retreat at GOP Retreat

Education Secretary Arne Duncan the Shock Doctrine

'New Haiti,' Same Corporate Interests

A face for politics: New study shows we can tell Democrats from Republicans in head shots!!

Senate Republicans seem to have one answer for Democrats: No

Audio: Communist Party responds to Obama's SOTU address

Robyn E. Blumner: Don't forget how we got to this place

Surprise! Income Inequality Bad for Your Health. And the Nation's

Paying More, Buying Less

Tony Blair accused of putting war with Iran on the electoral agenda

MSNBC: Cenk Uygur - Obama Needs to Be Tougher with GOP If He Wants Bipartisanship

Robert Fisk: Tony Blair and his oh-so-clean conscience

To gasps from the gallery, Blair said we should be proud of the war

Not So Fast, Chris Matthews

Making room for the Taliban

An Essay on Right-wing Extremist Radio

GOP Calls for Rematch, With Obama's Cardboard Cutout

Corruption in Washington is smothering America's future

A very productive Congress, despite what the approval ratings say

BBC: Why do people often vote against their own interests?

Suspension of 4 TV Channels Lifted

At Davos, Bankers Are on the Run

A Radical Treasure

Northeastern Republicans Envision Comeback

Tracey Ullman as Rachel Maddow

Friday Talking Points (109) -- Obama Enters Lions' Den, Bells Cat

Debbie Wasserman-Schultz: Senators Lied About Supporting Public Option

The New Pentagon Budget

Keep Your Culture War Out of My Superbowl!

Impeach John Roberts for Lying to Congress

Helen is back, but Palin has defeated her

CBS Rejects SuperBowl Ad from Gay Dating Website


Weekend Economists' SOTU = Groundhog Day! January 29-31, 2010

China to Open Military Bases Worldwide. There’s a New Kid in Town.

Military - Industrial - Congressional - Media complex keeps us in never-ending wars

AlterNet: Watch out Tea Party, Progressive Anger Is Alive and Kicking

Democracy Now! EXCLUSIVE: Blackwaters Youngest Victim 1 of 4

During the latest storm, found out the roof is leaking. Called for help

What to make of this garbage? (Scientists Broke Law By Hiding Climate Change Data)

US pledges to cut federal government emissions by 28% by 2020

Tesla Motors to go public

One Year Later, Foss Hybrid Tug Still Towing Strong

Toshiba SCiBTM BATTERY 90% charge in less than 5 min. w/ 10 year/6000 cycle life

California toxic dump causing birth defects - "a human tragedy"

Clean energy at what cost? Algonquin leader questions nuclear industry’s uranium mining practices

Golfer John Daly "tired of embarrassing myself"; will no longer compete

Incredible but true. The White House is talking about the BCS.

Tebow Super Bowl Ad May Be Based On Falsehood

Ken Green

Sunshine Millions Day

No comment here about the POTUS and VPOTUS at the Georgetown game this

Did Steven Jackson beat up a pregnant woman?

"Violence, punctuated by committee meetings."

Mayweather vs Mosley

No tears for Tom Hicks

NBC to tape-delay Olympics coverage for West Coast viewers again

Testimonies of Israeli Female Soldiers Regarding Violations Against Palestinian Civilians

U.S. to restart aid to Honduras as crisis ends

Machu Picchu tourist airlift ends with 1,300 flown out

Central America’s Rule of Law: Guatemala Captures Portillo But Honduras Rewards Micheletti

2.4 million Colombians displaced under Uribe presidency

8 to stand trial in Guatemalan lawyer's death

Colombia's Uribe visits Honduras to restore ties

US firm kicked out of Peru mining group for pollution

Doctor: Quake victims dying without U.S. airlifts


Senior Hamas leader murdered in Dubai hotel

Colombia's Uribe visits Honduras to restore ties

Today in Labor History Jan 30 The International Labor Organization (ILO) was founded

Gun bills pass House despite antics, argument for safety at workplace

Looks like it's time for CCW holders to "Meet at Peet's!"

Utah teacher fatally shot in parking lot

Thank God for guns video

Observations on what I see in these forums

Finally, we now understand what the real problem with gun-grabber is! Hoplophobia!

(Military) Clock Starts Ticking to End Gay Ban

Protest, prayer planned in response to 'Family' connected to Uganda bill

Does it make sense to stop watching CBS because of their rejection of Mancrunch's ad?

CBS rejects gay-dating site ad for big game

Empowering Spirits Foundation: Bridging the gap between the LGBT community and non-LGBT neighbors

I have a problem with faggots

Nepal to legalize gay marriage, offer weddings on Mt. Everest

Dr. Seuss tree

Wolf Moon

snowed in.. no work today!

Yuuko and Sugar, best friends forever

Since we definitely have ice, dangerous, but not THAT much

Remember the last time we Southerners had snow - and the wreck on my hill?

I just have to say

NASA Airborne Radar Studies Haiti Earthquake Faults

Scientists Discover a New Form of Lightning

The Chimpcam Project

Spirit to roam no more

"Wolf" Moon


Quick snaps outside this morning.

Nekkid Trees!

A walk through a snowed in Southern Neighborhood - looking decidedly different


Anne Ortelee - Weekly Weather January 25, 2010

Jim Carrey on awakening

Gaaah, what's going on?

Does anyone here know much about fairies and elementals?

Starcodes by Heather Roan Robbins

funny thing on HGTV

What You Need to Know About CDs

Electric car maker Tesla Motors plans IPO

Iceland defends right to vote on Icesave redress

''Wage and Benefit Growth Hits Historic Low''

FDIC shuts down 6 banks today, making 15 so far this year. List here:


Native Knowings: Wisdom Keys for 2012 and Beyond

Sceptics stage homeopathy 'overdose' to discredit drugs

What will Arne do next?

Question about graduate school loans

Changing Face of the Enemy

Bloomberg's 12 Step Method to Close Down Public Schools

Arne Duncan: Katrina Was “Best Thing To Happen To Education In New Orleans”

Implementing "charter" schools in a public setting - what the REAL results are.

is the first amendment for monotheists only?

AFA gets a circle

Buttermilk "Old Fashioned" Donuts

OK, who's got a good recipe for "Chicken Marsala" they'd like to share?

I would like to make Carbonara tonight for the first time - we are snowed in