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  1. Hamas Leaders Urge West to Talk, Gazans Don't Show Up for Hamas "Victory" Rally
  2. Two Iranian Doctors Jailed Over Alleged Coup Attempt
  3. Flaming squirrel starts fire
  4. Chicken wing supply running low
  5. Drs revive frozen woman
  6. I watched an Israeli soldier shoot my two little girls (obviously disturbing)
  7. High Court revokes ban on Arab parties from national elections
  8. A rubbish life for LA marathon recycler
  9. Noam Chomsky on Gaza...
  10. Fiat and Chrysler Form Alliance
  11. Gazan Aid Hijacked
  12. Live News from Gaza.
  13. The "Adolf Hitler removed from home" thread
  14. "Nine Israeli groups call for war crimes investigation into Israel's actions in Gaza" removed
  15. Israel's success in Gaza only proves it is strong, not right
  16. The question of war crimes.
  17. UN Court Rules US Execution Violated Treaty
  18. Amnesty Accuses Israel of Using White Phosphorus on UN Compound & Other Widespread Use
  19. Chinese Drywall Causes Health Concerns
  20. 50,000 Homeless in Gaza, 400,000 No Running Water, 4000 Buildings Destroyed
  21. outcry over weapons used in Gaza
  22. Girl Scouts’ peanut butter cookies are safe, bakers say
  23. Writer jailed for alleged Thai monarchy insult
  24. Green Printing
  25. In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  26. Interesting New Yorker Article on Breastfeeding
  27. Anybody watching this presidential concert/hollywood thing at lincoln memorial?
  28. Al-Jazeera's Coverage vs. CNN's "Bloodless War" Coverage--An American in Syria's Experience (+ a Poll)
  29. Gaza City: Counting the Dead (At least 98 bodies, 40% women and children)
  30. Gazans Confront Shattered Lives
  31. Lincolnshire day-care assistant charged in toddler's death *extremely upsetting*
  32. FDA: avoid eating peanut butter or anything that contains it
  33. Hammas announces ceasefire in Gaza
  34. The war as warm-up act for Obama
  35. British Jews attacked for pro-Gaza solidarity
  36. 'Tungsten bombs' leave Israel's victims with mystery wounds
  37. Militants fire rockets into Israel after cease-fire
  38. Test Subjects Who Call the Scientist Mom or Dad (+ A Poll)
  39. Survivors Count Losses--No Family Has Been Left Untouched by War in Rafah (Gaza)
  40. Boy killed at monster truck show
  41. "Needless" Birth Inductions Investigated--32% Induction Rate in Scotland
  42. Haaretz: Stop the Operation
  43. Israel To Announce Gaza Truce
  44. The "Sex offender lottery winner beaten w/ tire iron" thread
  45. Palestian Dr.'s house bombed during his live daily report on Israeli TV-3 of his daughters are killed
  46. Human Rights Watch Releases 2009 World Report--Calls on Obama to Emphasize Human Rights
  47. Gaza Civilian Toll Could Backfire on Israel
  48. US Judges Orders Youngest Gitmo Prisoner Freed
  49. Jewish MP Makes Israeli Troops Nazi Link
  50. Gaza Strikes Ahead of Truce Vote, And Yes--Another UN School Hit, 410 Children Have Died
  51. Canada the ONLY nation to vote against a UN HR council resolution condemning Israel attacks on Gaza
  52. unilateral truce
  53. And elsewhere ... Jewish communities of Yemen
  54. Top 10 at Change.org
  55. Patrick McGoohan, Star of ‘The Prisoner,’ Dies at 80
  56. The Secret Reasons for Tuition Hikes
  57. Chinese Women Want More Babies
  58. Over 8 in 10 Corporations are Tax Havens--And Some Received Federal Bailout Funding
  59. Supreme Court to Hear Case of 13 Year Old Strip-searched for Ibuprofin
  60. BBC Reporter Gets Into Gaza--Here's His Report
  61. Israel Poised to Vote on Ceasefire
  62. Report Reveals Severe Cases of Abusive Restraint of Schoolchildren
  63. "Nine Israeli groups call for war crimes investigation into Israel's actions in Gaza" Removed
  64. Afghan Girls, Scarred by Acid, Defy Terror, Embracing School
  65. If you looked at your bank statement and it said $177,000...
  66. RIP Andrew Wyeth
  67. I triple-dog dare ya...
  68. Israeli Army Locking Down West Bank Too--Israeli Soldier Kills Palestinian Teen
  69. Rural Alaska Crisis
  70. Shimon Peres on Israel's goals in Gaza
  71. Red Cross Doctor Describes Magnitude of Problem in Gaza--Unlike Any Other War Zone People Have No Where to Run to Safety (Disturbing)
  72. Gaza from an emergency worker's perspective...
  73. More on Warrantless Wiretaps
  74. Egypt and Israel to cooperate to prevent arms smuggling to Gaza
  75. What happens when Israelis don't make it to bomb shelters
  76. For Gaza Psychologist, Hope Amid Despair
  77. Half of Gaza Under 16--So Israel Targeting a Room Full of Children says CARE
  78. Dear Malia and Sasha, Love, Dad. A letter to his daughters Parade Magazine
  79. Bill Moyers on the Gaza Crisis (MUST WATCH)
  80. 3 Hospitals in gaza bombed
  81. Jet plane crashes in Hudson River...
  82. Facebook changes BF photo policy
  83. celebrate palestinian culture!
  84. An Airbus just crashed into the Hudson *everyone is ok*
  85. Do u spk txt?
  86. Israel Bombs UN Headquarters w/700 Refugees With Illegal White Phosphorus Shells (Updated)
  87. NASA to Announce Life on Mars
  88. who is on the side of the people of gaza?
  89. Olmert Ignoring Calls From Barak, Livni For Immediate Gaza Truce
  90. Foreign Minsitry Hopes to Repair Israel's Image on "Day After" Gaza Op
  91. Israel Bombs Gazan Cemetary (Disturbing)
  92. Media Bloodhound's Fact or Fiction 2008 News Quiz
  93. FAIR--International Law Seldom Newsworthy, Just How Biased US Reporting is On the Gaza War
  94. Israeli Media Strategy--Keep Press Out Until US Focused on Inauguration
  95. Ricardo Montalban Dies... :(
  96. Listening to Schroeder: ‘Peanuts’ Scholars Find Messages in Cartoon’s Scores
  97. War College warns military must prep for unrest; IMF warns of economic riots
  98. Absolutely AMAZING sculptures!
  99. Gitmo Agents Tortured Saudi Man, According to Camp Overseeing Trials
  100. Co-Ed Auctioning Off Virginity for $3.7 Million
  101. Good News: Outlines of a 10-Day Truce Emerge
  102. Woman dies after collapsing, 25 week baby lives *very sad*
  103. 90 French Groups Press for War Crimes Charges at ICC Against Israel, Anti-Semitism on the Rise in France
  104. IDF Shot at Fleeing Gazans--Including Some Holding White Flags (BBC, B'Tselem)
  105. death toll in Gaza passes 1000
  106. Student makes surprising discovery...
  107. 9 yo boy carries friend to safety
  108. Cat warns family of fire
  109. Store refused to make a Happy Birthday Adolph Hilter.
  110. Bikers rescue orphaned/abused animals
  111. Father jailed in Daughter's hypothermia death *extremely upsetting*
  112. Katyushas in the North
  113. another perspective
  114. Gaza is has lots of oil and natural gas
  115. "Where Were the Protestors When Missles Were Hitting Israel?"
  116. What is the FDA Thinking?? Love the Eyelashes--Who Is Your Doc
  117. teacher in china rips off childs cheeks for not doing homework *disturbing*
  118. Greece Blocks Shipment of Arms to Israel Through Greek Port
  119. President of UN Accuses Israel of Genocide, 311 Children Dead
  120. Family Grows Tomatoes in Dead of Winter
  121. meanwhile, in the west bank
  122. Missing 2 Year Old in Detroit-Suburb (Disturbing)
  123. Israel's Olmert Told Bush US Better Abstain, Not Vote in Favor
  124. Teenage Girl Throws Japan's Pro-Baseball League a Knuckle Ball
  125. *Disturbing* Pedophile Trolls For Victims With Babysitting Ad
  126. I want to toss my shoe at this lady...
  127. French Director Claude Berri Dies (Jean de Florette)
  128. Suspicions grow that Israel is testing new weapons in Gaza
  129. Why is there an Israel?
  130. Israel Destroys Christian Aid Clinic for Mothers and Babies
  131. Golda Meir Quotes
  132. Vicks Vapo rub may cause more harm than good
  133. Wafa Sultan speaks up in 2006--still relevant (re middle east)
  134. Julie Gerberding resigns
  135. Health insurer accused of overcharging millions
  136. children of hamas - sad video
  137. Helping Morocco's Outcast Single Mothers
  138. Israel Disqualifies Two Arab Parties From Upcoming Elections
  139. Shocker - Flu shot not working again this year!
  140. California man sells 14 year old daughter for cash and beer.
  141. 50 MPG Prius Unveiled
  142. Israel Changes Tune on White Phosphorus Use
  143. Mideast Dream Team? Not Quite. Op Ed By Roger Cohen in NYTimes
  144. No Adoption...You're Too Fat.
  145. Baby born two days after mom dies **Very Upsetting**
  146. National Service Day- Jan 19
  147. CS Monitor: How the US magnified the suffering of the palastinians
  148. Home with American Kids Hit by Bullets--150 American Citizens Still Trapped in Gaza
  149. Bush Does a 180 on Gaza, Dems Remain Silent
  150. Few in US See Al-Jazeera's Coverage of Gaza War
  151. Gaza Facing Medical Collapse :( Israel Going Into More Densely Populated Areas
  152. Twins In One Body
  153. Teen Girl arrested in daycare rapes
  154. Life in a Gaza Hospital: This One to the Morgue, This One to ICU (Disturbing)
  155. Israel and Hamas Using Human Shields in Gaza, says Amnesty International
  156. Afgan teen rape victim's brother aborts her child (obviously disturbing)
  157. Hamas admits to using children, women as shields
  158. You Tube video of Hamas killing palestinians
  159. Vandals Deface Three Synagogues
  160. Mama solutions for Mideast Peace
  161. What are you doing about it all?
  162. Salmonella prompts pb recall in Ohio
  163. Prominent Jews in the UK speak out
  164. one in seven americans cannot read...
  165. women can smell a man's intentions
  166. John Pilger on Breaking the Lies of Silence in Gaza
  167. NY Restaurant Frees 140 Year Old Lobster
  168. Girl Dies, 49 Burned After Shelling (Yes, Israel Hits ANOTHER UN School!)
  169. Powerful Solar Storm Could Shut DOwn U.S for Months
  170. Pregnant women should eat more fish -
  171. 30 members of one family killed in Gaza--Warning-DISTURBING
  172. A mother who is the first woman in Britain to have a baby selected free of a gene which causes breast cancer has given birth succesfully!
  173. In the US, Gaza is a Different War
  174. Gaza Enters Third Week: Over 821 Palestinians and 13 Israelis Dead
  175. Sayed Kashua - for those who are not familiar with his writing
  176. 6.2 earthquake in Costa Rica
  177. What a War Crime Looks Like--Injured, Four Days Without Food or Water
  178. How Israel Brought Gaza to the Brink of Humanitarian Catastrophe
  179. Jimmy Carter--An Unnecessary War
  180. Detroit School Lacks Toilet Paper, Light Bulbs
  181. US doctors pay to hear Ore. town's vaccine views
  182. AP Gaza Reproter Finds His Hometown in Ruins
  183. Interesting article about Russian gas control and Europe
  184. Woman Goes To Hospital For Kidney Stones & Has Baby Instead
  185. The Divorce/kidney Thread
  186. war crimes investigation called for
  187. Bills C51 and C52
  188. UN Security Council Approves Cease-Fire Resolution for Gaza, 14 Vote in Favor, US Abstains
  189. People more racist than they think they are.
  190. Red Cross Criticizes Israel (Rare Public Criticism--DISTURBING)
  191. What is Hamas and What are its Goals?
  192. Something to think about re: Palestine / Israel
  193. Israel retracts claim rocket fire provoked attack on UN school
  194. Oakland regional transit officer shoots man in back
  195. Hamas executes collaborators, restricts Fatah movement
  196. UN Halts Aid after Israel attacks aid convoy
  197. Loss of civilian life in Gaza
  198. Afghans Sign Up to Fight Israeli Troops in Gaza
  199. "C-sections best for baby when close to due date"
  200. What is Israel's objective in Gaza?
  201. The children were trained to die as martyrs
  202. Rockets fired from Lebanon into Israel
  203. The "Israel invades Gaza with Ground Troops" thread will not be returned
  204. Vaccine Court get some competition...
  205. AK Marching band raises $58K for inauguration trip!
  206. Vatican Calls Gaza a "Big Concentration Camp"
  207. Woman Accused Of Drunken Breast-Feeding
  208. Jerusalem Post: Israel's Reluctant Allies--Is Israel Doing the Dirty Work for Many Arab States
  209. Finally! 6 Days After Israeli Supreme Court Decision, Israel Allows Some Western Journalist In
  210. That's no kidney stone: Mom welcomes surprise new year's baby
  211. Measles On Rise As MMR Shunned
  212. ACLU won! Lawsuit about airline kicking off passanger for wearing Arabic language t-shirt
  213. Divorce may cost woman her kidney
  214. More on 11-year-old boy missing since 1999
  215. An op-ed piece explaining Israel's actions in Gaza.
  216. Man Dies of 35 year old gunshot wound
  217. Adult Entertainment Industry Wants a Bailout
  218. Russia cuts off all gas supply to Europe
  219. Second-hand toys and clothing to be outlawed
  220. Woman charged for drunken breastfeeding
  221. Israel Accepts Truce Principles... Let's Hope Peace is Soon
  222. Dead baby thrown away in hospital's trash
  223. Joe the Plumber heading to Gaza as corespondent
  224. Knife left in head
  225. Time for some fluff, mule saves woman
  226. PLEASE READ - New forum policy - Infractions
  227. Teen Ordered to Fix Haircut
  228. Children Hit Hard as Gaza Death Toil Rises (DISTURBING)
  229. Israel Briefly Halts Gaza Attacks
  230. The Israel Puts Media Clamp on Gaza Thread
  231. Haaretz: Israel Must Double, Triple, Quadruple Medical Aid to Gaza
  232. UN Chief Demands Gaza Ceasefire... 195 Palestinian Children Have Died From Israeli Attacks
  233. Both Sides Are Wrong in Gaza: International Human Rights Lawyer Speaks (Very Educational/Interesting!)
  234. The "600 Deaths is Just a Beginning" Thread
  235. Israel Strikes Kill Up to 60 Members in One Family
  236. Breaking News: Israel Agrees to Gaza Aid Corridor
  237. N&CE: 600 Deaths is Just the Beginning... What the Injuries are Like in Gaza (NYTimes--DISTURBING)
  238. Israel Puts Media Clamp on Gaza--Continues to Ignore Israeli Supreme Court
  239. Obama Finally Breaks Silence on Gaza
  240. Al Jazeera fails to properly screen human rights expert
  241. Vail Chairlift Accident Leaves Man Dangling Pantless (PHOTOS)
  242. Why Smokers Can't Quit Easily
  243. Handmade toys in jeopardy?
  244. Mouring the Young (on Both Sides)
  245. The "Investigations Into Whether or Not Israel Using Chemical Weapons in Gaza" thread
  246. German Billionaire Merckle Kills Himself
  247. The "A New Cigarette Hazard: ‘Third-Hand Smoke’" thread
  248. Another 10 yr old has baby
  249. Online, Two Pictures of the Israeli Military
  250. California may issue IOUs for tax refunds