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Archives: December 26, 2003

A Family Left Torn Over War (Peace-Activists Army Son KIA in Iraq)

NY Times: Harvesting Poverty: The Farmland Bubble

HERBERT: Bracing for the Blow

Army Thin-Skinned Over Homemade Armor : Wash Post

Antiwar Family's Conflict

Molly Ivins: Merry Christmas from Dick Cheney

Rewind: Why I Am a Republican in 2003 (Vanity)

Sat Eyes Secret Project

They are 'bleeding' us. Nicholas Berry

Muscle-flexing, and it's not Ah-nold

The game is over for Kerry (Opinion - Indy Star)

The way to a voter's heart is through his stomach

Who Will Testify at Saddam's Trial? (Joe Conason - must read!)

5 US Soldiers Die-Raid Nets Big Catches

Was Gen. Clark Also "Unprepared" for the Postwar?

KRUGMAN: New Year's Resolutions

Political Movie Review: Return Of The King

My Senators reject my e-mail activism

World Link TV "Israel's Secret Weapon" On now

Boycott Home Depot, remember Bu$h's photo-op, well

The anchor is an airhead

Another AP outrage: Story slugged "What Could Go Wrong" for Bush

Who pissed in Tom Wolfe's cornflakes?

World Events . tragedies

100 Reasons to be Gay

Poll: 79% approve of gays serving openly in military

Boy Scouts headed back to Supreme Court

Fred Phelps to sue Boise

Was Jesus gay

What's the best way to buy gold?

Ten Questions on Modern Iran

More killed in Aceh clashes

This is surely a parody, but it is funny.

GUNS IN THE NEWS--December 26, 2003

G. Gordon Liddy's "Stacked & Packed" Calendar. Do you want one?

I guess this would be the place to ask

how do I keep the italic

Please PLEASE can we have a separate Tinfoil Hat/Conspiracies forum?

Any mods here today?

Harassment outside of DU

I believe someone is purposely starting flame wars

Is it okay to do a book discussion in Editorials?

When will the Daily Democrat threads return? (nt)

This dupe rule needs clarified

Sorry but I think I framed this in a manner that did not

Bleak Mid-East Christmas as peace talks stall again

Security officials warn of growing anarchy within PA

Iraq to weigh returning Jewish property

Tell us why, Latifa

Holocaust Denial: A Global Survey 2003

Two peace activists shot and wounded by IDF during West Bank protest

Bully George Comic hits issue of when Saddam was arrested

How To's of Presidential Elections

John Edwards Opens Pee-Dee Office in Florence

AP Interview: Dean says Osama deserves death, beef farmers need aid

Kerry's Quagmire -- WP's Navarrette

Dean's Candidacy Is Done, Over, Finished, Cooked

Do you support the Empire, or peace and security?

Reps. Rahall, Mollohan (both D-WV) endorse Dean

Thanks DU for the spell check! I needed that!

Seeking a new emphasis, Dean touts his Christianity

Conservatives Dispute GOP Budget Claims--WashPost

anyone here know anything about the Bratz dolls?

Lieberman, republicans attack Dean for saying the world is not safer.

Have the Kurds been pissed that * captured Saddam?

video: Saddam's capturers being told he was "lierally hiding in a hole."

Ten questions on modern Iran

McDonalds Layoffs the Ultimate Joke

Sick beef sold to schools to feed our children!! ACTION ALERT

Reagan and Saddam were buddies

Freeper Father-In-Law Can be Swayed; Please Help

Will they find Osama or WMD's in Iraq before the 2004 election?

Resistance in Mosul to Be Stepped Up, Islamic Groups Say

Maureen Dowd's last column was NOVEMBER 30 -

CNN terrorism expert Peter Bergen just said Bush's orange alert saved us?

N.H. widow waiting for answers from Sept. 11 attacks

Here's how this Air-France thing will play out.

What you didn't hear on Faux yesterday

Articles of Impeachment

Troop suicides raise red flag

CNN is making sure that Bush may be on vacation....

CNN is part of the psy-ops 'conditioning' for theocracy...

I did a Google News search on "Christmas sales". Here's what I got

Bush's inflated approval rating.

Oprah, Letterman, O'Reilly & Leno: Harris Poll's top 5 TV personalities

Bush is going to run on the "direction the country is headed in?"

Mad Cow Disease Tough for Bush Administration to Deal With

smirk sends 1.5m xmas cards at our expense

Another Trojan Horse from Bush about to be released in 2004.

women of DU will want to read this

Is it beyond rationality that Hillary could be VP?

Will *Bush face the economic "Perfect Storm" for the election?

How Regan, Bush I, Bush II, and the GOP caused Mad Cow....

Krugman puts another target on his back

Christmas Terror 2003.....ENOUGH IS ENOUGH

Scientology, could Dean benefit?

Rumsfeld backed Saddam even after chemical attacks

Intercepted Al-Qaeda e-mails reason for Orange alert?

Has there ever been any evidence that Iraq actually sponsored

The Mad Cow Administration

CNN talking out cow's....uh...

How does one register as a Democrat?

USA Today spinning to help Rush protect his medical records.

Something worse than "terrorism"...

Bush Fatigue.

Eight US soldiers have died in Iraqinam since Christmas Eve

Scott Ritter interview (audio)

LOTR a lesson for dems?

warning: a tear-jerker.

I'm boycotting beef to help beat Bush

Maui Man Deals with Death of Identical Twin in Iraq

PATRIOTISM-A definition?

Air Force plans Maui laser tests

Lynne and Dick's "Empire" xmas card

Bush and Rove want to "de-personalize" the election....

Interesting History Channel show : Banned books of the Bible

The ultimate dream job...

I got an articulate and thoughtful response from Derbyshire

Did Lincoln do the right thing?

RightWeb: the architecture of the power that's changing our world

The Repblicans have a problem....

My cousin's a soldier on leave.

Jobs are hemorrhaging out of this country...

Here's an interesting dilemma about Rush.

Let's make george bush, Colonel Jessup

How the repukes really feel about us is that

Bush in 30 Seconds contest makes it into my local paper

Church of Scotland head attacks homophobia in own faith

U.N. council to weigh nuclear arms ban in Middle East

Kwanzaa yenu iwe na heri !

GOP site gives listeners talking points to use with talk radio. Heh.

"Old men make wars so young men fight" and as long as "starry eyed

Starr et. al. proved Clinton adm. was honest...

Canadian medical innovations

Entertaining and informative site....

Post 2000: The DNC Dilemma

Any Brits can fill in the Mad Cow details?

Hey--this is the very same fabric that I used for a tablecloth on my

I got a reply from ABC re: Koppel and the NH debate

I knew this was coming

It Says "New Secular Order" on the Dollar Bill?

The #1 Issue... The War On Terror

Saddam Threatens to Expose US

Should we start calling Iraq "bush America"

Yes I would rather have Saddam in power IF....

As the year draws to an end....remember these faces....

how to save the US beef industry?

CNNI just gave a list of countries offering Iran help. USA wasn't on it.

The Automation Revolution and the Future of Employment..

Desperate Iraqi Women Exchanging Sexual Favors with Team Exxon?

Why do we let the media spin everything we say!

Bush Toast? Here are some groups who want it...

The issues I think Democrats should use against Bush

Who is Jeremy Reynalds and why does he hate us (DU)?

Japanese troops deploying to Iraq wearing blazers and sweat shirts

'Honestly don't think Bush & Co will "permit" a 2004 loss.

If Usama bin Laden were captured today, he should be...

Have Democrats conceded 2004 in the name of the War on Terrorism?

Why Libertarians Suck

The State of the Union ~~ Terrified

Repukes always overreach.

Iraq's current OPEC status?

In a battle has to choose one's battles carefully

DU this Austin Statesman poll!!!

Alert Casts Doubt on U.S. Progress Vs. Al Qaeda

When will the first wave of American troops come home?

Why does Al Franken needlessly bash Howard Stern

It's all about oil, and that's fine -- uncle's argument

Was it wrong to even consider pursuit of military action in Iraq?

I converted three republicans today!!!!

The Bush Breaking Point

This week's Bill Moyers NOW - The Christian Left? Social Gospel, more...

DUers, let's have those State of the Union speech predictions!

Freepers rejoice in Iranian dead

TVNL's Person of the Year: the Anti War Protester!!!

CSPAN Friday AM Lucianne Goldberg

Christmas has been over for 2 hours and nobody blew us up.

Could US have caused the Iran earthquake?

Leaks Probe Is Gathering Momentum

California Voting Systems Panel Public Hearing January 15, 2004

George Bush: Man of the Decade

Deadly Earthquake Strikes Southeast Iran

Young Campaign Staffers Flock to Iowa

Conservatives Dispute GOP Budget Claims

Two US soldiers killed in Iraq

Four U.S. Troops Killed in Spate of Attacks

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday 26 December (#1)

Retailers Poised to Slash Prices Further

48 Taliban released in exchange of Indians

Kerry Mortgages Boston Home for Campaign

...Passport revoked -DHS moves to keep Benton man from taking job in Iraq

Iran quake kills 10,000: embassy

Former Mass. Rep. Nicholas Mavroules (D) Dies

Japan Troops Deploy for Iraq Aid Mission

Iran's battered quake victims call for more help

Three dead, 13 missing after mudslides in California mountains

Clark Welcomes Grandson

Cuba Says Guantanamo Prison a "Concentration Camp"

Mad Cow Is Tough for Bush* Administration

White House hails pact on trade

Celebrations muted for Christians in Iraq (Rising religious extremism)

Concerns Rising With Dollar's Continued Fall

US in row with France over terror operation

Army Thin-Skinned Over Homemade Armor

Democrats Fight for Veterans' Votes

Democrats eye overrides in January

U.S. to Offer Humanitarian Aid to Iran

Man beaten in checkout line dispute

Mad Cow Case May Bring More Meat Testing

Pentagon: Anthrax shots suspended

Source: Fact-checkers blamed for Bush's uranium 'goof'

BBV - Johnson County officials confident voting machines free of Ohio fla

Iraq Ambush, Explosions Kill 3 U.S. GIs (3 killed today Dec. 26, 03)

Many dead as major quake hits southeast Iran

More Nations Drawn Into Iran Nuke Probe

Clark On Bush's Latest Special Interest Giveaway

Dean Says Osama Deserves Death, Beef Farmers Need Aid

President Bypasses Congress to Install 12

Scientists begin measuring pollution in human bodies

20,000 feared dead in Iran quake

Cuba Attacks Guantanamo Use for Prisoners

Landowner Faces Leftist in Guatemalan Election

Two U.S. Soldiers Killed by Bombs in Central Iraq(Not a dupe. 2 more dead)

Qaeda Vows 'Back-Breaking' Strike, Magazine Says

U.S. Companies Moving More Jobs Overseas

Study: Diverse State Schools Suffer More

Massachusetts soldier dies at Guantanamo Bay

Now It's a Scandal - New evidence that a House GOP leader offered a bribe

Tracing Source of Mad Cow Case Could Take Months, U.S. Says

Clark becomes grandfather on Christmas Day

Pressure on CT governor increasing;.. Democrat leader foresees impeachment

Attacks Against Musharraf Are Proof That the War on Terror Continues,

Belarus Says to Prepare Against U.S. Attack

Dean Calls for Gov't. Aid to Beef Industry

Anthrax terror - The CIA has been quietly building a case

As Probe of Infected Cow Spreads, So Does Worry

Second Herd Quarantined in Mad Cow Scare - - (Here we go - - ! )

Bush pledges his allegiance to beef

Dean Not Ready to Sentence Bin Laden

Schools Named After Confederates Debated

Bush arrives in Texas for 2nd week of vacation

Model, 2, Seeks Lost Wages in Mishap

Lieberman Calls for Abortion Discussion

Bible Belt missionaries set out on a 'war for souls' in Iraq

Important - Please ignore this thread!

My family didn't exchange gifts this year...

Last Happy Christmas of the day (my time)

I just got a right-winger pop-up ad logging on to DU!

anyone else get the calender of the various bush misspeaks?

Freeper Father-In-Law Can be Converted; Looking for Links

Could somebody please set off an EMP near my house?

Anyone familiar with KORLA PANDIT?

The animals that share my place are bugging me.

more Hummer off-road attempts

I just watched the movie "Harry and Tonto" again

Why is thare a "Speck Smelling" buttn next to the "Rpreview" bitton?

Are you all in bed or what? Wake up people!




Blues Post

im watching both LOTR movies back to back tongiht... in preperation for...

6 days of Xmas

I feel like I've gained 30 pounds in the last week....

I hope everyone had a nice Christmas. I sure did.

This is my 700th post.

What's your favorite Linkin Park song?

How to spot a mad cow

now the cat is sick

What did you get for xmas? I got the Tick

Merry (bleeping) Christmas.

Children of the 80's, be Lion-o

Fermez la Bush!

Deck the halls with stupid gifts...

Freeper Father-In-Law Can be Converted; Looking for Links

I'm a good little atheist....

Happy Boxing Day!

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance...anyone like it?

I hate basketball players...a minor rant

The Final Word on the $358 Triple Latte

An animation for Underpants!

funny madcow/stateof the nation cartoon

Rudolph and Frosty the Snowman

Pick my New Year's Resolution

What Movie Should We Got To Today? 'LOTR' or 'Mystic River'?

I really dislike Nicole Kidman......

So, who's going shopping today?

Thoughtful and thoughtless Christmas presents.

CAPTION the thoroughly vacationed pResident*

OK snow. You have until New Year's day, then I want you outta here.

Has anyone seen the live-action Dragonball movie?

My new favorite word:



My Brother won in Virginia court over his radar detector

Did anyone see Peter Pan?

I am going to NH to campaign for Clark.

I just woke up to one foot of snow in Salt Lake City......

You guys are missing some great stuff in GD

I am so bored.

The Nation

The 2003 DU poster appreciation thread

At least spell it right!!

Techies needed! How do I find out who is linking to me?

I started a thread in GenDiscussPrimary2004 without it being a flame war!

anyone have hints for grooming long-haired cats?

LOS ANGELES DUers: Anything going on tonight?

R.I.P. Dave "Six Days on the Road" Dudley

I'm becoming a major Nerd of the Rings

Final post -- will not post here any more

How many people have the 'Mom' complex?

Is Bob Boudelang posting to

Holiday Tensions: Bah Humbug

It's My Birthday!

Beef in pet food

Just bought the Schick razor with 4 blades (I recommend it)

I came to work not knowing it's a holiday

We interrupt this program to bring you...

Um, it's, like, *raining* in Denver.

The 4 stages of Santa

Michael Jackson Speaks Out

Tolkien Fans: Anyone for "The Silmarillion"?

Canada 3 Finland 0

Interesting History Channel show : Banned books of the Bible

Is the middle earth of LOTR the Bluegrass region of Kentucky?

This just in:

A cat problem need help

Anyone have suggestions to keep birds from crapping on your car?

When should I go to Philadelphia? What should I see when I'm there?

Friday night with nothing to do!

I didn't get what I wanted for Christmas...

Scary Repuke Proposal for Prisons

If Microsoft made cars (joke)

My future brother in law bought a snowmobile.

ZombyPoll #96.3: What should we name sierra_moon's new pet bird?

Can you guess what my wise-ass in-laws gave me for Christmas?

OMG, Somebody walk on my back please! It's killing me today!

New Year's Resolutions Anyone?

December 26, 1999

BUSHFLASH.COM the facts....

Hawaii Warriors beat Houston in Triple Overtime, Post-Game Brawl on Nat.TV

We've gotten about 2 feet of snow now in Salt Lake - 14 more inches expted

Divx, (the pay per view DVD sold at Circuit City)

I Don't Think I've Ever Seen Fewer People On DU Than Today

Anyone else have grackles in your State?

I just turned 18 today


chicago du-ers

ALERT! matcom begins road trip....

Rate your personality type!

Answer These 10 Random Questions Or Santa's Taking Back His Gifts

My cat just brought home a small dead bird

Trying again: The Official Guide to Debt Collectrol-Speak!

3000th Post Poll

Looking for some software

I just spent another 45 (or so) minutes on the phone with...

Viggo or Orlando?

ICHI The Killer - Horror Movie

Hey you! You with the Joy Division LPs - Go rent "24 Hour Party People"

To all of those I offended on the "Discrimination" thread, I apoligize

Sorry, but none of you sick perverts offend me!!!

What were you doing this time back in 1999?

Which LOTR "hero" do you identify with?

News crawls give me a headache.

Where do they sell goats milk?

I want to get into Nietzche. Where do I start?

HERE THEY ARE!! The Entries for the DU Graphics Competition!

Wahoo! I got a GWBush aviator doll for Christmas!

Any silent film fans out there?

DU gathering in Chicago on Sunday, Dec. 28

who are the local Falwells and other televangelists of your town?

It's wierd to me, ya know

Should Kerry and Lieberman apologize to Dean?

playing catch-up with Dean?

Krugman: Don't fall for political histrionics

Not a Dean bash, but a question about him and Planned Parenthood

Do you think all the candidates could form a unity ticket?

"The public is not expecting perfection, but is looking for progress"

Howard Dean and Dick Cheney Have A Lot in Common.....

Why is it OK for reporters to lie to our faces ?

Dean: When the Truth Hurts and is Necessary to the Process

Dean's credibility problem and the growing Deanial problem

The Incomparable Judy Steinberg Dean

Scientology, could Dean benefit?

What does "New American Patriotism" mean?

Dean going after Sharpton vote

C-SPAN Caller: DEAN Supporters Will NOT Follow Other Candidates

Wes Clark meets with war criminal.

Another Con Job From the Neocons

Candidates and use of force

The money contest (Christmas update)

Clark played major role in Corp. helping spy on citizens.

What is a "Blue Dog" Democrat? I've heard of a "Yellow Dog" Democrat

Clark supporters anti-Dean strategy exposed -

Why does Al Franken needlessly bash Howard Stern

Kucinich Leading Chicago Tribune Poll

Dean Attacks Bush on Jobless benefits

Dean still rising

Latest New Hampshire poll

Remember William Jefferson Blythe IV?

CMB's mistakes or Kerry, Lieberman, Gephardt's missing votes?

If your candidate is unfairly attacked...

what candidate best represents

Dean Is Now Ready to Sentence: Osama Deserves Death

When Up is Down, and Hope is Pessimism...Dean blog

C-SPAN...dean followers says dean followers will not follow another dem

Do the Freepers have infighting amoung themselves like i see here?

Clark on Bush's Latest Special Interest Giveaway

I'm looking forward to Feb 3, 2004 S Carolina primary.

Story of the Red Herring (please read for the sake of your sanity)!

Some interesting quotes from Wes Clark...

If dean wins the nomination but loses the GE

Could Kerry come ahead of Gephardt in Iowa

Does Wes Clark endorse the PNAC plan?

SHARPTON on hardball.......rerun

Health Care Policy Differences between Clark and Dean

Dean Not Ready to Sentence Bin Laden

Wes Clark welcomes Grandson (born Christmas night)

Exit Strategies

How would Dean appeal to Greens and Republicans?

Some interesting Howard Dean Quotes.

Dean Versus Clark On Trying Saddam & Osama (Compare/Contrast)

Dean leading in Oklahoma and Arizona (ARG Poll)

Bush versus Kerry: Bonesman versus Bonesman

We spend the day bashing good men who campaign hard.

Is Lieberman right in calling for a re-examination of abortion rights?

Clark would provide a great contrast to Bush's clever ineptitude...

NAVARRETTE, Anybody-So-Long-as-It's-Shrub

Bush strategist says Dean's rivals are "doing a great job for us." (NYT)

Candidates' stances on the draft?

Dean 45%. Kerry 20% in New Hampshire poll.

Did everyone see this Dean article by Alterman?

Clark supporters only

CSPAN- Dean may suffer from being pessimistic and angry in the GE.

CSPAN - 7:30EST Question: Should Bush attack Dean now?

Does Howard Dean still think Americans are not safer after the...

This lurker gets sad every time he reads this forum

The flaw in all the 'Candidate X is unelectable' threads

Something we are all going to have to accept:

The "doubts" expressed about Clark here

Questions about Dean

Dean On The Way Down

Kerry IWR Vote Justified. With Dean Loosing to Bush, Time For a 2nd Look

Who is the Antiwar Candidate -- Dean or Kucinich?

Suddenly religion/secularism, Gore, Krugman are bad....Iraq war is good.

Congressman Ford (D tenn) discusses the south

Pinching Pennies and Amassing Millions

Nobody is making 2004 predictions!!!

"Dean Says Osama Deserves Death" Thread Locked

Did anyone catch theBill Moyers program

Bush versus Kerry: Bonesman versus Bonesman

Nobody's Going Nowhere, Meaning "Draft"

So, are there many Repuke draftees to run against *?

8,000 DRAFT BOARD vacancies to be filled by Spring 2005! I told you so!!

How many formal mod warnings for deleted posts have you had since

Jackson: It's OK to Sleep With Children

Scandal ready to break? Grover Norquist/Bush links w/Islamist terrorists

How do we fight Bush's lying?

Are we getting meaner as a culture?

Brazil and Argentina Expect Rising Beef Sales

U.S. Decisions On Iraq Spending Made in Private

Lieberman Defends Abortion Remarks (was "misrepresented")

Ya think we'll help out Iran?

new Savage Weiner advertiser Sunflower Automotive

What can you do for sporting events in Orlando Florida?

Heads up-Howard Dean in a Letterman sketch tonite

Going to Vancouver Canada tommorrow! (Day trip.)

A rather sullen Christmas

MrsGrumpy offended me!!!!!

Names that are off-limits for political reasons.

Going to Waikiki in 2 weeks......

Moving to Rome (Italy) in 6 months.....

Did anyone ever tell you "you'll never amount to anything" ?

Canadians/Brits/Irish/Scots/Welsh...How was your boxing day?

People are driving like wacko lemmings down 75 from Ohio goin south tonite

Okay, Hartford area DUers. Do you want to do something?

Should we start calling Iraq "bush America"