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Archives: May 11, 2004

Chinese investments prove risky

Broken promises betray soldiers longing for trip home

Santorum and Cheyney, an odd match-up

Editorial: A Failure of Leadership at the Highest Levels

Salon: The private contractor-GOP gravy train

Salon: Busting Big Fat Liars (Brock Interview)

Bush's US considers nuclear non-proliferation `a lost cause'

Brooks: For Iraqis to Win, the U.S. Must Lose

What's the matter with Usama's gold offer?

Home funerals cheaper, more intimate for some

Korean shipbuilders vie for Exxon Mobil LNG-carrier deal - $4B

Anwar says judges in sodomy case are biased


Proposal for New Rule for Democratic Underground

1,100 Palestinians Made Homeless in Ten Days of Destruction

Pittsburgh Post Gazette says Chris Heinz may run for Hart's seat

Poll--Whose responsibility is it to ensure that prisoner abuse doesn't tak

Spain to refuse hand over of Iraqi cleric

quick aural/visual exercise for Bush/Kerry comments.

A new low for shrub

Suit Will Challenge Federal Gay Marriage Ban (DoMA is being challenged)

a-BOO g'ehhb

*, you have set the you must stand on it

What does a guy have to do

what will you do if you or your kids are drafted

Bush praising Rumsfeld to high heavens = Rummy will fall on sword.

nadar didnt make it on the txas ballot

Ignorance runs rampant.

I need a good anti-Bush offensive...Please help

3+ years. Reminder of the lies/issues/ripoffs.

Eisenhower, 1961.

Folks, I'm nearing my 1000th post here. When, Lord, will it end?

When did Dennis Miller become a Fascist?

Mari333: Here's th deal

Crisco's Flock -- How are the Fundies handling POW photos?

Who's in charge of training these inexperienced young troops?

Wisconsin Newspaper Begs Readers for More Pro-* Letters

Proposal for New Rule for Democratic Underground

Is there a massive double standard in effect here?

Air America Streaming Listeners

Brooks 5/11: "It's still too soon to declare the Iraq mission a failure"

I met a man named Franko

Arroyo likely to win Philippine elections: exit polls

Hmong rivalries erupt in violence


Useless information

Ye gawds


BBC's unfortunate headline: "Iraq abuse claims dog Blair"

Presidential theme songs

This Is Not A Joke. I Admit I Play The Lottery And Between Last Week

What is the most Polish thing you have ever done?

I'm currently reading Franken's "Lies. . ."

A...belt buckle.

Remember 1975?

Politics may be a natural for Chris Heinz (talk of getting in politics)

Kerry with Clark in Ark, Wed. 5/12!

Non-Swing State DUers

The Affect of Congressional Campaign Spending

The US Bush knows is not the point

To Neocons, Reality Is 'Treason'

Those Iraqi prisoners, many innocent civilians, who will give them

Military-Industrial Complex Speech, Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1961

Yepsen: Fire Rumsfeld? No, tear down the prison

The Human Hell, Demons of War, and the Evolution of Aggression

Interesting Article

Army Times: Editorial: A failure of leadership at the highest levels

Leave it to the shrub admin and the US media

American media using word connotation propaganda to demonize leftists

Tourists and Torturers (Luc Sante in NYT on the abusers' attitude)

Robert Scheer: Thread of Abuse Runs to the Oval Office

Novak the hatchet man strikes

Right Wing Ignores Torture and Undermines War on Terrorism

Attack on cartoonists no laughing matter

But was it torture?

Caps Wouldn't Lower Premiums

Nader's advice to Kerry (Wm Raspberry)

Iraq's Political Puzzle, Piece by Piece

The Tantric Tantrum of all CAPTIONS!!!

Weeping Cardboard Jesus

Sign # 4,386,987 that civilization is on the downslide

Talking Points Memo: Clothing himself in shame

A quiet time bomb: U.S. supercomputers a hacker's dream

Robert Scheer: Thread of Abuse Runs to the Oval Office

Not to love der fuehrer is a great disgrace....

Rumsfeld thinks people in other countries like the U.S. Think again.

AZ Republic: Rumsfeld Must Go

No Cuba libre: Loose lips can lose your ship

US Soldiers - Gayer Now or during the Clinton Administration?

Playing Dirty (Atlantic Monthly)

Reopening Emmett Till case may not bring closure

ALTERMAN: WHAT NEXT? We invaded a country that we now know posed no threat

Jonathan Friedland (Guardian Utd): Too easy to blame Bush

Hatemongers usurping US

Bush Circles Wagons, But Cavalry Has Joined the Indians

Salon: Horror Show

Who is responsible indeed, Jack Rabbit!!

Disturbing allegations from Army Times -- homicides

Plaid Adder sneak preview: May 12 edition

Sen. Imhofe is an Idiot

If you're in the LA area and support Kerry....

Faith and Civil Liberties (May 15, Bloomington, Indiana)

Keep your DOJ on a leash: Support the Patients' Privacy Protection Act

Stop Diebold From Infecting Ohio!

The mighty windbags: David Brock's new book

Faux News columnist attacks outsourced US workers blog

CNN just advertised that "More Americans watch CNN than any

Why does media hide fact that Administration knew of Iraqi abuse for 6 mon

There's a "donate a star" movement on in the Lounge!

Need help from DU gardeners -- bulb storage

Do you moonlight/have a second job?

Astronomers: Who is going to watch the Transit of Venus?

Spider Symbolism: I've had two spider attacks today! Im on Vacation.

my 9000th post

"STEADY DRUMBEAT OF INCOMPETENCE " Marvin Kalb, distinguished

I just paid $2.14 for gas in South Florida.

Once-in-122-year astronomical delight on June 8

"The Map is Not the Territory"

Watch Japan and China.........purchase of T-Bills

Prices of Mine land

Baucus helps GOP get their Corporate Tax break bill passed

California Could Gain Up To $25 Million Annually From Gay

India trying to buy Kerry, wants H1-B Visa Increase

Job Growth faked-a result of DOL "birth/death model" pretend at home jobs?

Why is a barter economy defined as poor?

Monsanto scraps biotech wheat plan

Monsanto Bags Plans For Roundup Ready Wheat

Canadian Hemlock Slowly Vanishing - NYT

1/2 Of World's Bamboo Species Face Extinction - Sorry, Pandas, Lemurs, etc

Molecule 'Vacuums Up' Fat from Mice

Iranian President has criticized US backing of the Baku-T oil pipeline

White House Announces New Regulation for Diesel Engines

Bush does a GOOD for environment - Tougher Diesel off road Emission Rules

Plug-in hybrid using electric from grid from coal replacing oil/gas?

Safety ?s Cut 33 Planes From Nation's Tanker Fleet As Fire Season Starts

Brazil's Lula seeks bingo ban

An Arab- Southern American summit in December in Brazil

Libyans burnt the American flag in Benghazi

Amnesty on Africa: Moving towards abolition of the death penalty

Dissent in Venezuela Is Part of Democracy

US Accused of Interfering in El Salvadoran Elections

There are Muslims who love America - in Iran

How Americans Found Friends in Iran, of All Places (3 Letters)

HK lawmakers to vote on motion criticizing China

Inactive Reserve Callup May 17?

Veiled arguments

Philippine Candidate Lashes Out at Voting

India - Exit polls show gains for Gandhi

Dad charged with endangering tot who ate cocaine

When you're using Switzerland, Israel & Washington D.C, as disproving or

U.S. ignores risks posed by readily available explosive

Hola admins

I donated again

Why is the United States red in the donation logo???

I respectfully submit my Provincial Premier for Conservative Idiots

I think we should make a freeper "dungeon"

Why Do You Disquise The Names And Email Addresses In The Hate Mail?

The next time someone wants to open DU to freepers and conservatives

I humbly beseech thee to unlock the Richardo username...

Should I turn off sigs and images?

How do you get into...

I want to donate...

Will there be any new features..

I actually don't even have $5.00.

Have you turned off the hide-a-thread feature because of overloading?

Where's my Sig pic?

Hey, how about another fun Donations graphic to encourage the

Hebron settlers furious over move to disarm them

University of Richmond Jewish group's chief fired

American evangelical support for Israel criticized by rabbis

Sharon's willing accomplices

6 soldiers killed in Gaza; troops pour in as Strip cut in 3

Sharon vows to get to “inhumane enemy” wherever they hide

8 Palestinians hurt in Hamas-Fatah gunfight

Report: 6 Israeli Troops Killed in Gaza

PA calls on militants to return body parts of IDF troops

A Racist On the Rise

The Modern ‘Hep! Hep! Hep!’ - by Cynthia Ozick

ILINNI DUnations

Zephyrhills may rescind naming street after MLK Jr.

Cuban-American Senate Hopefuls Take Polar Stands

Scheer named director of California First Amendment Coalition

Who is the face of the Democratic Party in California? We need one!

Editorial: Romney's real agenda is national

Radio station AM 1280 The Fascist has expanded...

State Convention May 21st - 23rd

Message from Kucinich to NC'linians about New Progressive Democrats!

GOP Rep Steven Latourette is out porking Dem challenger Capri Cafaro

So Ohio, will your state go for Kerry this time?

Presidential candidate flies into Erie, lands support

State Senate opposes common-law marriages

Gettysburg, PA - Democratic Party is party for change here.

17th Congessional District... Holden vs Son of JoePa

Recount narrows Cuellar's lead to 58 votes

Great Public Forum May 12th in Austin! Robert Jensen and R. Mahajan.

Input wanted: Caucus on consumer issues at the convention?

Cuellar Prevails In Court Challenge

Texas is Falling Behind on the Leader Board !!

Great LTTE from my local Paper slamming TABOR!

Missing Child Alert on Queen Anne

Casper on with Norville

Ladies and Gentleman, allow me to start the party

Nightline for West Coasties, and Murtha interview

Sorry, wrong forum. (Gulp) n/t

Photos show prisoner sodomy with glow sticks, forced masturbation

the adult internet industry join the fight to defeat Bush?

Daddy's boy

Quick ideology question

World's scariest conservative...

What the freakin heack is that quack Phil up to ?

Baltimore Sun: U.S. practices at Abu Ghraib barred in '80s

see how nicely 9-11 fit in to the whole 4 year bushco plan?

Is there a stream on the net for Tuguba's

BBC News: UK troops 'shot harmless Iraqis'

Et Tu, George Will


Who should make the decision to release the photos ??

Who will restore America's credibility in the world ?

Quote from bu*sh on NBC nightly News

Haunting words?

What is the best reason to convince Repubs to vote against Bush ?

Zogby poll - hmmmm

Imus and Sen. McCain on now....

How explosive will Taguba's testimony be this morning ?


Breaker Morant's take on Spc. Jeremy Siuits' court martial.

Just sent Soledad O'Brien an e-mail....

Did I just hear that 2 other generals will testify before Taguba???


"Would you like to see how feminists dream of treating men?"


If you accept responsibility but accept no consequences...??

Bush testing DRAFT, gearing up CO process first time in 30 years, No Child

"imaginary new jobs"

Gasoline Prices

The Iraqi tortures are an extension of the American justice system.

CNN fails to inform you that kerry is up by 6pts among registered voters

"Women like Patriot Act - makes them feel safe?" WTF?

WHite Wash Warner

bLame the media for abuse faLLout

Taguba entering the hearing room on C-Span 1

Kathleen Parker blames Farrelly Brothers for Abu Ghraib ... no, really!

Air America new commericals

Here's one way to help Mari333

In 2002, Bushites Opposed UN Anti-Torture treaty

What time does Taguba testify?

They broke away from local coverage just when Taguba began

Questions about Pat Buchanan

watch POW torture hearing LIVE NOW on C-span...on your computer (link)

The faith of George W Bush on c-span

The Nazis called the resistance in countries they invaded "terrorists" too

Destroy Abu Ghraib? Hell No!!

Americans are doing a lot of soul searching right now

Has SHrubya already decided the election is lost and to hell with us all??

As a American Red Cross Chairman, I have a question for you.

wrong forum sorry

Next time, just don't take pictures

Is the right breeding these guys?

Hearing is it good with Levin asking the questions first disagreement

Prisoner abuse is a joke to some people

Do the Repugs on the Committe even know that many of the prisoners

The BIG LIE: Abu Ghraib torture is "unthinkable".

Taguba to Testify on Iraq Prison Abuse

Make America work for us is running some kickass commercials

Does anyone else notice the resemblance of Inhofe to Bob

David Brooks plagiarizes idea of Ambassador Kiesling: US can't win in Iraq

Bill Moyers on Lou Dobbs yesterday.

Sen Byrd up (Taguba hearing)

Steven Cambone (Iraq torture hearing) is long time PNAC'er

Just finished doing Zoby's new poll

CNN Polls: "The word abuse looks weird from seeing it so much" Edition

Children held at Guantanamo Bay - April 24, 2003

Listening to Lynn Cullen on WPTT...

Lots of people think the abuse of prisoners is no big deal-

Senate Armed Services Committee Meeting.. (on nbc now)

The 8th wonder of the world has been discovered!!

Republicans = Dallas Cowboy fans

GO TED....Kennedy just called them POW's....great job, finally

Senate Armed Services Committee Meeting.. (on nbc now) #2

Is Afghanistan a war? Then why are the detainees not POWs?

Hah! Krugman agrees with me!

Perhaps if the 50-cent gasoline tax proposed by Kerry had gone into

An obvious COVER-UP in the process....CIA-approved ??

Hey Shrub, Maj. Gen. Taguba is "brown-skinned"

Everybody's Favorite 9/11 Commissioner in the News

ARG! I need some help with a flyer for my Rock the Vote Concert.

Hey Karl Rove, I BEG You, PLEASE Pick On Theresa

David Brock at

Lynndie England says she's a scapegoat

Responsibility examples

Slate: RAPE Rooms - What Bush* said vs. Reality

Why the Outrage?

Buff Male Models May Hurt Men's Self-Esteem

I swear I just heard on CBS Car radio news Sadr dead?

Taguba is a fine example of how our military should work.

Senate Armed Services Committee Meeting....Thread #3

So do you think the Arabs will buy the Whitewash of Abu Ghraib?

Question: Who are the prisoners?

MSNBC poll: 69% find Bush response to torture inadequate

Joementum and Warner - strange bedfellows

Interesting site about Laura Bush

Bush says we live in a free and open society, which is why

I just voted for Kucinich! futures contract on Bush 2004 hits record low

Lindsay Graham is awesome!

John Mccain and other repubs apparently walked out of

Rep. Miller calling for Rumsfeld's resignation now

Seeking confirmation: Cheney charged with assault?

What do you think of Air America so far?

Why is it that an American civilian that is a liberal opposed to the war

General Taguba already being "punished" for his courageous report...

Why is * skating on the prison issue?

JonBenet's dad to campaign for seat in Michigan House

From Ralf Nader, back at you babe !

NC Repiglican Coble: "Rape rooms and torture chambers closed."

Freepers listening to AAR

New jobs created in Labor Dept. imagination

We still can't avoid the obvious: Who put our people into Iraq?

Rush on Abu Ghraib

My Email to Okla Sen Inhofe who says we show too much outrage over this:

I want to start a Mark "Dittohead" Luther Fan Club!!!

Hey Lindsey, why ain't you callin' for Impeachment outrage boy?

Martial law seems less likely now

Bush approval hits new lows in poll

The Nuremberg Defense will not work, the soldiers need an "Abu Ghraib"

Do you approve of the way bush is handling Iraq torture scandal?

Are the Iraq hearings Rumsfeld's and Cambone's "Blanket Party" ?

MSNBC back to Kobe and Peterson Case, CNN showing tornado

That Thread About The Corpse Whose Head Was Run Over By A Tank...

Senator Inhofe From Oklahoma . . .

Did you all catch Taguba's aide hand the bag over to Doug Feith?

Al Franken's dittohead friend is a poster-child for

Is our 'Interrogation' policy based on the Israeli model? read here

Lindsey Graham would make a great Democrat - He has dignity

Fascinating encounters with various L.A. car people this morning!

And the bloodbath begins, this is going to be very ugly

CNN/HLN poll

Where did the hoods come from?

It's Official! Diebold in Ohio - Will "deliver votes" for Bush

Well, it's official: Karpinski + 6

Anyone think Franken's show is a bore?

Why isn't Coulter out there leading the charge for more and better torture

Did Laura Bush say or do something "over the top" in the last few days?

Taguba should receive the Congressional Medal of Honor: where

the REVENGE for Abu Ghraib has begun....american contractor beheaded

Even Bill Schneider couldn't sugarcoat Bush's poll numbers

my friends two daughters were in the guard

Wondered if we were any better of a quarter century ago and I wondered if

Deleted message

repubicans write a bill against those awful cell phone cameras

Hooray! Republican campaign decision made to embrace torture

My Letter to Senator Inhofe

Did Pickles really say we liberated Iraqi girls from the Taliban?

KRUGMAN: "a moral catastrophe was inevitable"

Lindsey Graham is an awesome liar and HYPOCRITE.

The Real Shame of It All.

Seymour Hersh

Senate Armed Services Committee Meeting....Thread 4

The Faux pResident's Folks Have Faux Credentials

Senator Talent Suggests It's All Clinton's Fault

Freudian Slip from Bush of the Day...

Republicans decry politica correctness and politicizing of prisoner abuse

The Most Unamerican Thing To Do - Coverup The Crime

Eric Alterman on O'Franken - and it's just starting now...

"The experiment requires that you go on."

Grassroots Campaign Challenges Electronic Voting

One Republican wants pictures of mass graves and Saddam's atocities

How stupid can people get?

I say he was used as a scapegoat..............................

Will Sivits take a dive to protect Bush and Rummy?

Congressman Paul Hits One Out Of The Park

Idiotic review of MoveOn's new book

It's got to be Edwards for VP and Clark for Sec. of State

Why they think everything is Clinton's fault: The Culture Wars

Send this to Jim Talent who blamed Clinton for cuts/torture

Premature to fire Rumsfeld based on evidence - but rush court-martials?

Senator Inhofe is an out right lier!!!!!

Man Beheaded in Iraq.....

I was pleasantly surprised today.

Sign # 4,386,987 that civilization is on the downslide

If you gotta buy ice cream, buy Ben and Jerry's

Family Guy

a few TUESDAY morning POLL numbers

David Duke opens his mouth: from a Halfway House

So who has called a Senator today?

Saddam Hussein is the New Moral Compass of the United States

Randi Rhodes Show opens with the funniest song

Theory regarding the 4 blackwater contractors that were killed

Militants say they previously offered beheaded man in exchange for

link to article talking about rape of prisoners?

Are Hitler comparisons still unpopular?

Was the Fallujah incident revenge for prison torture?

Abu Ghairb torture scandal allows bush* to save face for losing the war

Berg's father furious with Bush Administration

MP shown RAPING female prisoner

Is there an English translation for what the Berg killers read before they

This Berg crap is too much. I'm stopping to put in a Jonathan Richman CD.

Congressmen were aware ...

Is anyone watching fox news with this Sheppard guy now?

Send the video to INHOFE...........................

If Berg was Iraqui...


How far will the Republicans go to protect Bush, Cheney, and Rummy?

Why was the dehumanization photographed?

A conversation with a muslim

Rummy and Iraq tourism (for real)

Saddam to Be Transferred to Iraqis in June

Next thing you know - they'll be saying- "If the Iraqis don't like it...

Oh my God, I just walked past one of boss's office

What was the verdict on this hideous image? (WARNING:GRAPHIC)

Why does the Seattle P-I publish Billy Graham?

Fresh Air on NPR = Private Contractors and the Military - now

Randi Rhodes seems not to know about Berg and poss set-up

Do you think the Berg video should be shown?

Army running out of ammo, seeks bullets from foreigners

Military fartigue provided by US army...........

Shiite cleric wants Bush checked by shrink (Before Election)

Seven tips to be a caller on Randi's show.

Conservative underground web sight....

Will we have WW3 or will we have MIHOP?

the Berg video link posted in GD seems to be down - is there another?

Hey folks, lookee: the Coalition Provsional Authority Website!

Comments by Republican re: beheading

Possible theory regarding the blackwater contractors that were killed.

Subject: Fresh Air on NPR = Private Contractors and the Military - now

Prediction: RW Spin Points for Torture/Beheading Incidents

rofl - there goes that crazy Lieberman again......

this add 4 john kerry was running on cnn whahahhaha

when we invade other countries the resistance are not terrorists

Oil:Plastics? What is their relationship?

What if they gave an occupation, and nobody came? How many Nick Bergs

I'm numb now...

Bush: Missions Accomplished?

I absolutely cannot believe the R's are trying to actually JUSTIFY torture

Military fatigue provided by US army...........

This Bush "bring them to justice" quote sums it all up

i've got a freeper on my back! looking for some info...

follow afternoon testimony in senate - I'm listening on NPR

Radio report.. US Forces attacking Mosques in Kabbalah...

I'm writing a song for whomever gave me my star...Thank You!

P.W, Singer author of Corporate Warriors on NPR Fresh Air - now

The big unanswered question about torture is....

and on CNN: Kobe, Scott Peterson and...

pls explain i must be stupid

Jim Phillips is SLAMMING Bu*sh RIGHT NOW on air

Fahrenheit 9/11: Wacko Attacko, Response #1

Scott McClellans quote about the beheading. Makes me sick!

Saddam being handed off to Iraqi's soon

Can someone please enlighten me

28 top federal workers have bogus college degrees

What a rip off! Gas is over $2 here!

c-span3 is streaming the afternoon Senate Armed Services Comm hearing.

Support the troops--unless it hurts B*sh's chance for re-election...

Nader v. Lieberman

If Bush were to win in November (gasp!)........

Bush's BOLD DEFENSE of Rumsfeld

Why is Berg in a US-issued orange jumpsuit?

A Quiet Time Bomb: U.S. Supercomputer Grid

where's outrage abt military stopping soldiers' email access???

why hasn't anyone in senate hearing mentioned beheading??????

MI school drops student's suspension (wore anti-war and anti-Bush shirts)

What does it cost to "make" a soldier?

Are people here going to John Kerry meetups?

They are spinning the Beheading................

e-mail letter about Social Security -- Anyone seen this before?

Goodbye Torture Scandal - Hello Beheading

Twins graduation...the real reason...

In Illinois, Obama Holds Wide Lead

They hid 'ghost detainees" from Red Cross! Abuse was planned-

Now, let me get this straight. Janet Jackson can't show...

War in Iraq Becomes Liability for Bush

Mainstream media using word connotation propaganda to demonize leftism

Florida town changes MLK street name

"Pa. family angry with American government over son's brutal death"...

WAIT! How do we know the AUDIO is authentic on the tape??

Randi just SLAMMED a freeper caller!

Is there a full moon tonight or something?

Frag Order?

772 Dead Soldiers=Ho Hum/4 Burned Mercenaries + 1 Contractor=Outrage

A naked Iraqi detainee cowering under threat from two U.S. military dogs

Iraquis offered to trade berg for Iraqui prisoners (AAR news)

Is anyone else really surprised that Bush didn't run from Rumsfeld?

I Blame Bush.

A wave of fear -- I'm reaching out to DUers here

Sen Levin putting it all together on Lou Dobbs- Col Pappas was in charge

Pa. family angry with American government over son's brutal death


Premise #1 : We have no business in Iraq...


Candidate Fundraising Totals And Comparisons

Murtha On Now CNN

I don't think that's a prison jumpsuit

The sinking convoy story (a bit tinfoilish)

American civilian beheaded in Iraq - what are the consequences?

The Official (Bad Republican Screenwriter) Story

Do we know exactly WHEN the 'beheading' took place? I've looked at

If Saddam and regime officals are 'responsible' for atrocities occuring

It was just a frat prank.

Listen to CSPAN-3 for hearings...

Bush threw water on a grease fire

Jan 16th: Lawrence Di Rita, spokesman for Donald H. Rumsfeld, said..

Mrs. Kerry Earned More Than $5M in 2003

"Are U.S. goals in Iraq worth the cost?"

Military infiltrated by Al-Qaeda?!?

Is there a tally somewhere of civilian "contractor" casualties?

'Superiors Condoned UK Troops Beating and Abusing Prisoners' - Soldiers

Please, please, don't try to tie the beheading with the torture

I just put Idaho on the donation map, yet I feel all alone...

Frontpagemag reporting Saddam and Al Qaeda link confirmed

A Theme/Slogan for the Kerry campaign:

How much do you pay for power? Per KW (kilowatt)

Help...need help finding names and phone numbers of KS lawmakers

A Bush* ad came up...and the revulsion at his mentioning war budget

Make the case: Bush is a racist

Muslim or not a Muslim?

The right's sickening idolatry of Ronald Reagan

Look at this &*%!$@ CNN Bushevik Pravda

Krugman in the NYT today: Just Trust Us

Bush's Church Makes Statement on War

Lou Dobbs Poll: On Iraq: Withdraw, Stay the Course, or Change Strategy?

World leaders react to abuse scandal

Is anybody watching Jeopardy?

Are we ever going to have real hearings? That...I don't know what to call

Money diversion or how to be a Bush Bitch. You decide

Hey John McCain,,,you've gotta be proud of your Party!

The epitome of the lame stereotypes or Conservative Media you decide

No High Ranking Officers or Officials are Currently Facing Court Martial?

Info Clearinghouse DOWN

Regret for Torture Scandal is all in the Getting Caught

Was it rape or did she want comfort?

Something aint right with the Berg video...the time changes SO much in it.

Freepers are running a Freep campaign against CBS right now

Sweet! Anti-Bush link being circulated at my WORK!! :)

How ballistic would Mike Malloy go concerning the Berg...

Big Problem- Help, please!

Kerry represents Good Force, Bush , Bad Force


Iraqi Vs. Al Qaeda Kidnappers

Nobody but Neocons Created Lynndie

anyone from Kansas....any one hear about a judge closing the schools?

Faux News will have constant 24/7 beheading coverage

What's wrong with this picture???

Powell just blew the whistle on Shrubya as to when 'he knew'...

Deleted message

Exclusive: Green Beret's strange suicide - upi

What a @#$%^&* caotic UNCALLED FOR mess when we have

I keep thinking about Berg's parents.

I want JUSTICE for Nick Berg

What does it mean to you, to have a powerful military?

Former Abu Gharib prisoner recounts abuse by U.S. soldiers.

If they're going to decapitate people, why do they hide their faces?

tinfoil hatters ahoy!

We Call for the Torture Pics To Be Released But NOT Look At The Results?

Seymour Hersh says Iraq Torture Policy goes straight to Rumsfeld..

prometheus, the mythology

Companies donating to right-wing groups…is there a list/link?

Inhofe and Allard at the hearings: 1. Grandstanding for their own wingnut

Rusty "Knockers Up" Warren to be on Randi's show friday.

Newspaper not getting enough pro Bush letters. Can you help?

The Bottom Of My Highball Tells Me This Has Been A Tough Day

Where Are You All Seeing the Beheading Video?

Good people of DU dont worry about me please

A War Lead by Stupid and Greed People Can Not be Won!

DU this poll: Are U.S. goals in Iraq worth the cost?

The Trend is Your Friend

Anyone heard the Bush administration "diploma mills" rumors?

my co-worker lost her son in Iraq today

Peter Arnett.....tried to tell us the war was wrong!!March 31, 2003

First torture, next beheadings, what next week?

I hope there's a hell, if only for the bush's and other terrorists

tinfoil hatters ahoy!

Question Everything That Comes from this Administration, Trust Nothing

It's official - prison abuse was Clinton's fault

Why do I feel Americans are being cruelly manipulated ?

Where is Gary Hart?

Atrocities begat atrocities.

On Larry King Live "Lieberman (R) Con" what's with that

What's going on with the 9/11 commission?

Need help! In a debate with a FReeper

Arabs can be white

Liberal Christian Resources

former contractor/interrogator on Norville now

This Is A War To See Whose DICK Is Bigger

McCain: "Lindsey Graham, as you know, has a background as a JAG officer."

Oh For Christ's Sake... When Will They Quit Saying "Alleged" Abuse??

Let me ask you all something? Who cares about f***ing guns?

Candlelight Protest Due Friday to Oppose Troop Dispatch to Iraq

The difference between conspiracies and conspiracy theories:

Which Horse of the Apocalypse is Bush?

After seeing the Berg video does anyone have a sense of how the Iraqis

Pregnant Torturess?

By the way, didn't we display the bodies of Saddam's sons?

My head hurts, i'm overwhelmed

How did Nixon win reelection?

10,000 Innocent Iraqis Killed in our Invasion and Occupation

Working links to the Berg Video???

Guess where this is from....

Did you hear in AAR that the Dutch are thinking of joining the coalition

Any transcripts of today's hearings in the Senate?

The First Issue We Must Squarely Face…

I am not looking at that Berg video.

Blair faces leadership revolt as abuse crisis deepens

Keith gets in another zinger!

The biggest threat to the security of the United States

Tinfoil Hat Time: The timing of the Berg video makes me soooo suspicious

I'm REAL SORRY to start another one on the Berg thing, but I just dont GET

The evil war-chimp looked horrible on the tube today....

pic of Berg prior to imprisonment

Nick Berg, beheaded in Iraq, had been in US custody

Hackworth on Scarborough

Concerning videos produced by "terraists" let us not forget...

It cannot be cannot be is madness...

Clarkies, help

How Will this Torture of POWs Affect the Military Long Term?

Bush's labor department has been lying about job creation

Just Read The Article "Broken Engagement" By General Clark

*SIGH* I Am 35 Years Old - I Have 30 Years Of War Ahead In My Life

Anybody have a link to the Red Cross report...

A call to not be distracted.

Ok, I'm lost here...Someone explain how the decapitation film helps Bush.

Congressional Procedure Question

Watching MSNBC: WOW!!! Who are these people?

Lieberman just switched to the Republican party!

Up to 90% of Iraqi detainees arrested by mistake, Red Cross says

Is overall terrorism down?

General Boyken in the news again

Cheney's check-up

30-Something on C-SPAN NOW!!

Despite volatile times, protest music hard to find on airwaves

I'm Leaving and I'm NEVER coming back!!! Hmmph!!!

Ex-Christian Coalition leader Reed says he watches only Fox News

Male MP Having Sex With Female Iraq Prisoner

Tim Russert on the Daily Show now.....

So why doesn't Bush open the oil reserves?

DU this poll

What do you say to people who say that the decapitation shows

The true face of evil: Inhofe (R-OK) don't look if ya got a weak stomach.

Crazy freeper dinks slam Berg/family of berg

Fallujah conspiracy theory

Just wondering why did McCain walk out today when

Have you taken a look at this online poll lately? Wow!

Kerry Focused on 5 Possible Running Mates, People Say

Any Way You Slice It, Bush Killed Berg

Can Lieberman get elected in CT as a republican?

Can anyone tell me the cost of a full page NY Times ad?

What is the name of this "radical Islamic website"?

Why was Daniel Pearl video ignored...

scold & cajole wayward. liberal, conspiracy nutballs HERE

The sad state of our minority and woman's bench

Freh Air: contracted interrogators: no official accountability

A Freeper sends in a nice message in contact form

Corporate profit climbs 87% while worker pay rises 4.5%

WTF?? Taguba now says "they did it on their own"????...GTFOOH

Voting Isn't Art. Majority Report. Listen at MOVELEFT.COM.

I can't watch it

In the Berg video, did they actually SHOW his head being sawed off?

The Repubs demand that you agree with the war and its consequences

The Psychology of Conspiracy Theories

Iraq torture part of the PNAC plan?

CNN reports--McCain walks out during Inhofe's insane rantings

Why do so many of you NEED to write screeds

Now Watch. Watch As The Death of One White Man, Stirs Up The Ugly

I'd like to suggest a new acronym, in light of today's rampant conspiracy

CHAVEZ: "will be no torture or hooding ... our soldiers are not sadistic"

"Bush+Kerry=Same"proponents, how do you convince poor people of color?

Is it me or do right-wing assholes really lack creativity?

McCain now on ABC Night line

Why I doubt the Berg conspiracy theories developing here--

More observations on Pearl / Berg

The TRUTH about the Democratic Underground:

CBS-EN: TO PA * Supporter, Catholics Aren't Xtians

I just watched the Berg video and I regret it.

Boy, tonight tears it… I am out of here….

HMMM...A mighty strange coincidence indeed...

Nick Berg Weirdness

Well, they did it. They were able to do it again....

Are the terrorists beheaders wearing KEVLAR vests?

Isn't it obvious to you DINOs that Berg was deep cover CIA?

Rush Sings!

Circle of Violence

Daily Dose of Reality Thread.

Why so many of you NEED the Berg video to be a conspiracy?

What the HELL is wrong with some of you people?!?

What do you think of Romania?

Sen James Inhofe = NAZI

Did Michael Savage report the video was made before the torture pic story?

* haiku, try it - you'll feel better

Top Officials Hold Fake Degrees

So, one guy gets tortured and murdered...

Gays are ruining Cleveland

A quick word on racial stereotyping today re: Berg's "white" killers

Ashamed to be an American

ChoicePoint chief envisions brave new world

Strange info emerging about Berg killing

Orange Jumpsuits - Yellow Walls - Something not right about beheading

Why do so many accept conspiracy theories about Al Queda

The Doctrine Of Atrocity:

Prayer Request for President Bush....please contribute

Marvin Kalb News Night. Press gave Bush a big break!

Nailing Rumsfeld on Abu Ghraib. Absolutely nailing him.

John O'Neill "observations" of Kerry

Stupid CNN Poll!

Why do so many DU'er praise Repubs when they get one thing right

The 50-50 Lie

For Those Who Have No Trouble Watching the Video Only

Hunter S. Thompson raises an interesting LIHOP/MIHIP question

how i explain things to freepers

Beheading chief, blame Bush, not Clinton, this time.

It's simple - abortion will be illegal by the end of Bush's 2nd term

Bush passed on chance to get Berg's killer prior to war

Are we being lied to about the "digital" cameras?

"Who Made The Hoods?"

New York Crude Oil Closes Above $40 for First Time in 13 Years


Olberman With Nelson (D senator) mentioned Boykin talking to

Anyone been watching c-span3 - The Abu Ghraib hearing ?

Regarding the we have a transcript?

Harold Ford, Jr on CROSSFIRE now

Guess where Oxy-Rush has been surfing...

BBV is failing to provide solutions. None will be in place by November!

Nick Bergs killers are WHITE.....

Don't Lubya Dubya

Since Bush took office, this Nation went down Hill. Its getting worse

Is The Pentagon a "Self-Licking Ice-Cream Cone"?


BBV: help in Ohio by donating to the Electronic Frontier Foundation

From the shameless commerce division of DU:

CBS News doing a followup story, Freepers having a fit.

How thick is your tinfoil?

What was the tactical advantage of the Burg Killing?

Al Qaeda is always there to help Shrubby out of a tight spot, huh?

Is being homosexual shameful?

US braced for monster cicada swarm. Where were you 17 years ago?

bias in a soup kitchen??

DLC: "white male-pandering, union-bashing, corporate wing of the Party."

MIlitary's Black Heart Exposed

Homeschool Horror

Contact Sen. Inhofe (R) and demand a retraction of torture comments!!!

This is how Bush fights the "war on terror?" What a joke.

look closely at this photo; what do you see?

Nobody Ever Expects the Spanish Inquisition

Call to ACTION - NICK BERG / This news MUST get out.

Who physically killed Nick Berg?

Casper on with Norville

A Double Ordeal for Iraqi Women

Russian Worker Killed, Two Taken Hostage in Iraq

U.S. Works to Calm Prisoner Abuse Fallout

Three Killed in Bomb Attack in N.Iraq City Kirkuk

State review criticizes oversight at Hanford

Gay Friendly Town in Mass Votes to Issue Marriage Licenses to Gay Out-of-

Pakistan braces for return of ex-PM's brother

UK court allows Iraqis to challenge govt on deaths

Disaster Flick Gets Mechanism of Global Warming Right, But Its Timing ....

2 charges against reservist dropped

Six Israelis Killed in Biggest Gaza Ambush in Months

Cuban dissidents reject Bush pro-democracy plan

Medicare Contractor Firm Donates to GOP

Scottish Factory Blast Kills Two; 60 Trapped, Fire Brigade Says

U.S. troops kill 13 al-Sadr loyalists

HUMAN RIGHTS: People who live in glass houses

Sudan: More Reports, Little Action

Army running out of ammo, seeks bullets from foreigners

National church group says U-N should take over Iraq

General to testify on abuse probe (As many as 300 more photos of abuse)

Oil prices tumble after Saudi Minister calls for higher output

Blair Rejects Call for Iraq Investigation

UN warns Colombia mired in 'grave crisis'

Hundreds Call on Sadr Militia to Quit Iraq's Najaf

Chiquita paid alleged terror groups

Medicare Contractor Firm Donates to GOP

One Russian killed, two taken hostage in Iraq

Cheney to Have Routine Pacemaker Check

Speech met with disbelief [Al Jazeera]

Suit Claims Abuse by Nuns at Mass. School

GOP Seeks to End Tax Cut Debate as Democrats Push for Jobless Benefits

Nader coming up live on c-span at 9am eastern

Civilian Convoy Hit in Iraq, Several People Missing

Dropping the Bomb on Google

Terrorists have Iraq's WMD: (Canadian) PM - Winnipeg Sun.

U.S. General: No Orders Given on Abusing Inmates

US to hand Saddam back to Iraqis

Across America, War Means Jobs

Food Stamp Use Skyrockets in Arizona

US criticised over web controls

Bremer Promises Justice in Prisoner Abuse

Colin Powell proud to be a Scot

Bush administration has used 27 rationales for war in Iraq, study says

Danish PM will address pictures with Bush

Kerry Warns Opponents Not to Attack His Wife

Iran Warns Israel of Retaliation

Official: U.S. Can Board Panamanian Ships

Iraq: Rutelli, Breakthrough Within 7 Days Or Pullout (Italy- Rummy Sacked)

No Cuba libre: Loose lips can lose your ship

Hollinger paid (Conrad Black's) expenses: lawsuit - Globe and Mail

General to testify on abuse probe

Calls grow for Italian troops to quit Iraq

No charges filed in U. of Colorado sex assault probe

The 50-50 Lie

Tougher Emission Rules Set for Big Diesel Vehicles

Amnesty details killing of civilians by British soldiers

Approved drug card providers leaned toward Bush campaign

Body found on Baghdad overpass identified as that of American

Netherlands to Review Iraq Participation

What are they Smoking at the Labor Dept? (Jobs numbers are made up)

Kerry Vows to Rein in Health Care Premiums

Another (American) mini sub missing

Plastic Surgeons Put the Knife Into TV Makeovers

Sadirist Launch Wider Insurgency in South

Family of Beheaded U.S. Man Releases Statement

Pentagon employees give Rumsfeld a standing ovation


Halliburton to settle asbestos claims

Relatives of Iraqi dead win hearing (in London's High Court)

Honduran Troops Start Iraq Pullout

Iraq abuses widespread: Red Cross

U.S. lawmakers get involved in Uruguayan abortion vote

Barenboim irks Israelis with criticism

Mistreatment Of Detainees Went Beyond Guards' Abuse

Rumsfeld Denies Cover-Up of Iraq Prisoner Abuse

N.Y. Removes Controversial Parking Meter

Iran Critic Faces Death Penalty

Cuba closes stores, restaurants; blames closures on new U.S. policy

BBC Analysis: US dream for Iraq in doubt

Holden: Missouri soldiers shouldn't drive civilian contractors

Investigation: 28 top federal workers have bogus college degrees

Florida town changes MLK street name

Religious hatred flourishes on web

U.S. Trying to Sort Out Iran Role in Iraq

Abuse photos used for interrogation leverage, Warner says

U.S. residents carry unhealthy levels of pesticides, study finds

Gas Price Hits Record $1.941/Gallon-Govt.

Centcom: US Soldier Killed in Al Anbar Province

Murtha On Now CNN

Experts: 9/11 Vengeance Fed Iraq Abuse

Widow of Italian policeman slain in Iraq says he witnessed prisoner abuse

Levi Strauss puts Dockers brand on the sales block

Listen to CSPAN-3 for hearings...

Nigeria's Muslims 'tired of the massacres'

Ba'athists leery of role in new military

IRAQ: FASSINO, Italy Cannot be Torturers' Accomplice

(New) Policy on Cuba will cost Bush votes, group warns (from Miami)

'60 Minutes II' to Air Video of an American Talking About Iraqi Prisoners

Mainline Christian churches want UN to take over Iraq

U.N envoy leaves open a role for Iraqi Governing Council members

Global Warming Ignites Tempers, Even in a Movie

Appeals court rules for birth mother in custody case - Egg donor

Why do I feel Americans are being cruelly manipulated ?

Sierra Club Endorses Kerry for President (Press Release)

Lawmaker: Bush Imposes Economic Sanctions on Syria

Bitter row over Haiti splits CBC

Frist Eyes Doubling Iraq Funds ($25 billion may become $50 billion)

Malawi rolls out free Aids drugs

Honduran Troops Start Iraq Pullout

Another Inconclusive Arab League Meeting

Mahdi Army seizes US weapons

McCain: "Lindsey Graham, as you know, has a background as a JAG officer."

Bitter row over Haiti splits CBC

Lawyer Says Accused U.S. Spy May Have Abuse Proof (re: Gitmo)

Jones Faces an Uphill Fundraising Battle in His Effort to Unseat Boxer

Wisconsin Daily Asks Readers to Send Pro-Bush Letters

U.S., Tribunal Disagree on Saddam Handoff

Judge stays case of bin Laden truck driver | Seattle P-I

Third former Boeing official charged | Seattle P-I

Bush Defends Education Initiatives | LA Times

Laura Bush's Albany appearance met by demonstrators

Torture in Iraq and Chile: The US Connection

Bush Approval Rating Hits Lowest Point

Powell: Prisoner Abuse Scandal 'Could Get Worse'

No Charges In Colorado U. Rape Scandal

Afghan Gives Own Account of U.S. Abuse | NYT

Judges sides with Cuellar in voter fraud suit (Texas)

Athens 'ready' for Olympics | BBC

‘60 Minutes II’ to air controversial footage

Zimbabwe halts emergency food aid (from international donors) | BBC

Aids-hit nations 'face collapse' (says WHO) | BBC

Evidence mounts as Bush hails Rumsfeld

Experts: Male eating disorders on rise

Weeping cardboard Christ draws Texas pilgrims

Two held in gravesite desecration | Houston Chronicle

War in Iraq Becomes Liability for Bush

Brutal Images Buttress Anger of Ex-Prisoners

Link to the uncensored beheading - edited

British Soldiers May Soon Face Abuse Charges

In Abuse, a Portrayal of Ill-Prepared, Overwhelmed G.I.'s

Saddam to Be Handed Over to Iraqis Before Power Transfer

Memo: Iraq Abuse Was 'Vigilante Justice' (for Lynch 'rape')

GOP Sen.: 'Outraged' by Outrage

Group Wants U.N. to Take Over in Iraq

Senate passes bill with massive corporate tax breaks(fakes Dems w/ UE vote

Hubble unveils ‘Red Rectangle'

Avian flu closes B.C. school | Globe and Mail

Pa. family angry with American government over son's brutal death

Congress looking at 'video voyeurism'

First Baghdad Court-Martial May Set Table for Later Ones

US needs French help in Iraq

A Double Ordeal for Female Iraqi Prisoners

Kerry Warns Opponents Not to Attack His Wife

JonBenet Ramsey's dad running for office

Gee taking heat, even from wife, over VU's decision to honor Rice

Will prison flap influence high court cases?

Hoping to cut costs, Navy experiments with civilians on warship

U.S. Iraq Military Deaths - 772 U.S. service members have died

Almost 10% of All Prisoners Are Now Serving Life Terms

Russia to boost Chechnya forces | BBC

Union denies benefits to gay couples | Boston Globe

Blair faces leadership revolt as abuse crisis deepens

Blair: I will quit if I become electoral liability

Female Private Ordered to Pose with Leash

Senator (Inhofe) 'Outraged by Outrage' at Prison Abuse

Soldier: Foul photos of inmates were prized

527s scot free in 2004

Nine killed as gunmen clash in Somali capital

GM giant abandons wheat plan

Bush Improving Economy Tied to War Jobs-The Secret of the New Jobs

WP: General Overseeing Prison Says She Was Overruled

Clinton gives 900-page memoir to editors

Commanders blamed for Iraq abuses

Sadr offers peace deal for dialogue

Senate Rejects Extending Jobless Benefits

AP: Laura Bush Appears in Internet Ad

WP: Bush Escapes Capital to Stump in the South

General Who Made Anti-Islam Remark Tied to POW Case

73 Options for Medicare Plan Fuel Chaos, Not Prescriptions

Air force plane tapes UFOs (Mexico)

A City of Quitters? In Strict New York, 11% Fewer Smokers

JonBenet's dad to campaign for seat in Michigan House

Judge To Deadbeat: Stop Breeding

Cuba Freezes Most Sales at Dollar Stores

(New) Video Seems to Show Beheading of American

Do the Heat have a chance versus the Pacers?

What is a SYN port attack?

Reno 911 ROCKS!

Is there an all-time dumbest DU thread ever?

Is that like the brown material creek ?

I don't need your opinion... :-)

Whew...Just passed a class, I thought I would fail!

Dr. Ruth just kicked Scarbourogh's ass!

Will gasoline prices ever fall back down?


Passenger Leaps from Jet on Runway

DU Insomniacs check in (11 May)

Cat Survives Cross Country Trip in Drawer

Cowboy Bebop

How many bones have you broken in your lifetime?

DU screen names that need a home.

How many homes have you broken in your lifetime?


Transgender Witch To Sue Mayor

New NIN coming along nicely

as of this moment

Man Breaks Into House - Naked - Arrested

Homeless Man Rips Apart Burger King Registers With Bare Hands

Nicole Kidman is a great actress

Indian man aiming for 100th marriage

If you see a man wearing a hospital gown and electrodes...

Lufthansa to offer onboard Wi-Fi Internet

Dog, Hungry For Pizza Blamed For Fire

Cat Survives Cross-Country Trip Inside Dresser Drawer

Animal Pregnancy Baffles Mo. Zoo Curators

Family Watches As 80 Year Old Grandma Skydives

Yes, America...this IS your press corps

Lewis Black: The End of the Universe

Every continent I've loved has started and ended with the same vowel

Freepers: Liberals and Muslims- United in their hatred for America

Pet DU Peeve- Posting Threads About Some Event Without Giving ANY DETAILS

Good Morning DU!

I love you all...but it's too darn early in the morning to be meeting you

Taxi Driver Goes On 2,300-Mile Journey Across U.S., Passengers Pay $3,000

6 minute clip of U.Fla.'s incoming freshman runningback Noel Devine

Woman Lives WIthout Portion Of Her Skull For Months

Student Was Forced To Dance Salsa (Female Role) With Adviser

Amazingly, I have a dog question!

Birthday may save Sasser virus youth from jail

Husband helps wife with secret note

Stupid allergies.

What pollen really is.

Deejay Hospitalized - Tried To Launch Bottle Rocket From His Ass - Burned

Investigation Reveals 28 TOP Federal Workers Have Bogus College Degrees

Ex-CNN-producer (for ZAHN) Arrested

Jack and Stella are one year old today!

Tampa Bay Lightning fans: SCOREBOARD!!!

Microsoft Apples (TM)

Mom Gave Birth To 3 Boys 3 Girls Monday

Is the Superbowl Over?

Would God ever wear a golfer's outfit?

Next person who interrupts me on the phone

3D Internet Church Opens

Sun Yat-Sen Imposter Dupes Old Chinese Patriots


mah toamater plants are growing like weeds

Australian Government Tells Citizens To "Do IT" For Your Country

What's the meanest/funniest thing you've ever done to a coworker?


If you were a dyslexic, would you worship your Dog?

Cartoon: "Leave my Rummy be, terrrst assholes!!" - Steve Bell

A great book from a former Republican Governor (former as in job & party)

Who Want to Help me MOVE?

Republicans = Dallas Cowboy fans

A Day Without A Mexican

Does God always Bowl 300?

Are you tired of tadpoles?

If God was a food...

If God Wasnt Perfect, Would you Still Worship God?

What is the origin of 4:20? (some were wondering...)

Are you tired of the God polls?

Fox: "Wanted: Volunteers to Get Butts Kicked"

Caption: Something nasty on Poodle's doorstep welcome

Favorite Host of MTV's TRL

I love you all, and I miss you!

What the best Canadian pharmacy??

CAPTION the #1 Patriot (wicked pissah )

Baby Dies After Mother Stuffs Her In Dresser Drawer

I FINALLY got a name plate outside my office

Caption: White Wash vermin pull another stunt

Driver (Drunk) Loses Car - Breaks Booze Record

Your Favorite "Nonsense Marketing Feature"

Poppy seeds: Love 'Em or Leave 'Em?

Would DU Grovelbot's threads ever get locked?

The Subservient Chicken won't sell out

Best Techno/Industrial music tracks of ALL TIME?

Anyone want a Popsicle while I'm up??

I'm sorry Kerry, but I have to vote where my heart lies....

DU mechanics

Who would win in a fight?

Wh00t! 400th post!

Church Says Virgin On Mexican Wall No Miracle

And now for those in need of a little digestive clearance...

Man, Hoping To Catch Trout, Catches Wedding Dress Instead

Teen Mugged People So He Could Go To Movies

I want to take a nap, but my cats are walking around

Teen Says He Used Sling-Shot To Destroy Virgin Mary

Villeneuve to Williams? (F1)

Does anybody else thing McCain's eyebrows are funny-looking?

Help from a Mac User Please?

Prostitutes See Sharp Drop In Business

The purpose of this thread is NOT, I repeat NOT, to kiss admin's ass

Ballers, are the T-wovles 4 real?

New indie rock and punk bands?

What color thong should Grovelbot wear riding its yak to Will Pitt's party

Dick Van Dyke Show Revisited on tonight

Why is god good?

Would God's threads ever get locked?


You know the problem with North American Nightlife?

is anyone here a member of the Randi Rhodes message board?

Woman Finds Mouse In Mothers-Day Soup

sticky keys question

Do you like the scrolling text I added to my sig line?

Know a lot of songs? Then play the JUKEBOX GAME!


Is George W. Bush Mentally Ill?

Where the hell is GOPisEvil?

David Cassidy insults the Welsh!

Anyone know of a site where I can give a warning about a virus

Party Set for Andy Kaufman, Just In Case...

Marilyn Manson to play Jesus????

If you could go straight to Gore Vidal and tell or...

Using a movie genre, how would you describe your life?

Republicans- the "Fuck you I got mine" party.

Woman's Keys Deflect Bullet That Could Have Killed Her

Help! Javascript question!

Goliath, 2,400-Pound Horse, Visits Nebraska

Worst bumper sticker ever.

What's the most you've ever spent on a meal?

Anyone play Pebble Beach Golf at EA sports?

My kitty is being a baby.

BEATLES FANS: Do you have a least favorite Beatles album?

What advise would you give someone considering starting a business

We are FIVE states short of having ALL 50 states donating

Airline's new fleet includes a cupboard for corpses

Louisiana seeks to outlaw low-slung jeans

Favorite Horseman?

Are we going to have an official donation clearing house this drive?

Adult ADD: Do you have it?

Favorite Horseman (let's try that again):

My 100th Post!!!!


Totally Cool! Will Pitt included in the Patriots visit to the White House

Hey....I have a star!

Which adjective is most appropriate for me?

Bread machine recipe book:

War $$ vs. unemployment benefits

World Record Holding (75lb) Raccoon (Bandit) Dead

Deja Vu: When was the last time it happened ot you?

Huey's Pottery Barn Dream -- what is it?


Anyone know where I can but a "Hunting of the President"movie poster?

BLIZZARD!!!!! and not the Dairy Queen kind..........

Weeping Cardboard Jesus

I'm a new man

Favorite "Davey and Goliath" moment?

What the Rabid Right Believes

You Get To Send A 25-Word Telegram (Guaranteed To Be Read By Bush*)...

Who else is trying to lose weight?

I just increased my Gas Mileage by 3 MPG! POLL

Which is longer - your lawn or your hair?

CREEPY Invasion Of My Privacy... High-Tech Scammers and Schemers

Caption: Me and my shadow...

I have a baby in my lap, trying to type..ask me anything!

New sig!

Anyone else need a goddam wee break? I do.

Anyone else's radio stations play Evanescence too much?

Expand your vocabulary - add to the list (real words only)

Do you like the show Married With Children?

Anyone else need a goddam dandelion break? I do.

Parents Complain - School PULLS Book Issued For Reading Assignment

Anyone Else Need a Duplicate Thread Break? I Do....

photo proof the torture of POW's was condoned at the top

What would you or have you sacrificed in the name of love?

Anyone else need a goddam weed break? I do.

Do women actually worry about party lines?

I'm having a TEMPER TANTRUM. $3000 for a dental implant.

Hello fellow DU'ers. My new site.

SCTV coming to DVD June 8th!

The Tantric Tantrum of all CAPTIONS!!!

The Invisible Man of all CAPTIONS!!!

Wish Me Luck At Poker Tonight, I Pledge 10% Of Winnings To DU!

Need a break from bad news? Here's a fun book.

Need a fun little break?

I'm getting Laroucherized!

Anybody want to bandy?

OMG! Just now! On TV!!!!!!!

Air America merchandise NOW availabale!!!

Who here likes to procrastinate

Beefcake: Who's Your Favorite Kind?

hi all, havent been around in a while

Anybody worked at the Olive Garden?

Hear The Correct Pronunciation Of "Moron" At Merriam-Webster.Com

Totally non-partisan political hair poll

I'm sick of it all- Let's talk chocolate

The safest way to rescue a cat from a tree.

Buff Male Models May Hurt Men's Self-Esteem

My 1000th post! Ask me anything (that I know the answer to)

Done with finals, CHA-CHA-CHA, Done with finals, CHA-CHA-CHA...

Today, I did something on a lark.

Broke = lazy, at least as far as this individual is concerned.

Merah forgot her birth control pills

Mommy, make it stop!!!!!!

Why is this 'man' sweating?

Favorite "Deadly Sin"

I've had a fever for a week and a positive ANA since 2000

Ohhhh Rob! (Enough politics for awhile...I'm watching Dick Van Dyke)

Drudge:Swatch "Bunny-Sutra" billboard in Times Square

Nazis, tornados, and Dali: This Day In History!

Woman Fed Up With (GOPisEVIL) Hitting Her House With Golf Balls

I'm buying an Air Conditioner this week - any words of advice

I'm buying Hair Conditioner this week - any words of advice?

Wish me luck. I will be playing Operation tomorrow.

Just finished William Gibson's Pattern Recognition -

God says to kill everyone?

"The Clam Box," Ipswich of the greatest restaurants in the U.S.

Civic virtue!

Who is the best economic philosopher of all time?

I would like to introduce a new member to DU

I'm feelin' kinda dizzy and lightheaded.

My first poll...

Grab a cotton ball an git yerself to Tejas

My web gallery has been updated. Take a look.

I was just at the Usenet group, alt.binaries.sounds.mp3.1950s, where...

Prison Bullies (sung to the tune of "Wooly Bully")

I have a cell phone.

Why is everyone in the lounge so damn witty?

Which should I buy?


I just read the BEST NEWS EVER!

Has anyone heard from BigBigBear?

Answer the question correctly, and win a prize!!! (Well, not really...)

I just got the best mews ever!

I just received yesterday a Christmas present

If you are getting too wound up about politics recently...


Cheesecake: What's Your Favorite Kind?

Where the hell is Archae?

Neo-Cons (sung to the tune of "On And On")

Firecracker stunt sends man to hospital

What would you do if your significant other cheated on you?

When Jesus appears on cardboard boxes


Dick Van Dyke Show Revisited?


Knowing He's W (sung to "Knowing Me, Knowing You")

Argument turns physical after Jefferson GOP event

I will answer 3 questions to hit 1000

Lemme take one more stab at music appreciation

How many times have you said "I'll NEVER do that again!"

I watched "History of the World"; I can't get these lyrics outta my head!!

There's sex in the sunny days.


Anybody know anything about the dogwalking business?

GD tonight: Some people are stupid, some people are full of shit...

Have you ever written an important letter or email and made a mistake

Anyone else have a comically low ballance in their checking acct?

This will never work, for you are a this and I am a that

I love DU

Is it wrong to kill

advise please satelite radio

New episode of The Shield starting in a few seconds

I just got the best clue ever!

Would everyone just go to sleep please


I'm Leaving and I'm NEVER coming back!!! Hmmph!!!

Rumsfeld (sung to "Young Girl")

Are bacteria alive?

David Cross' new album

Do you have morbid curiosity?

Who Is This Scarborough Clown? What's He Trying To Do?...

I need a better image host for my sig pic

Is Grovelbot Mentally Ill?

Which is Mattforclark more obsessed with?

Weridest weddings you've attended?

This afternoon, I was really on a roll!

My buddy Jerry died two years ago today

Vice President Grovelbot?

Just got my copy of "Rock Against Bush Vol 1"

Sometimes funerals don't suck.

Do women actually worry about panty lines?

Tim "the whore" Russert is on the Daily Show

Which is more reliable?

Any other fans of Will Eisner's "The Spirit"?

After 2 days of vacation I now know what my cats do while I'm at work

Something every soldier says to themself...eventually.

Would you want to know the future?

I love U

Which is More Reliable, part 2


Ok, my selfish pet pic post!

I JUST GOT THE BEST NEWS EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

If you were the Virgin Mary/Jesus; where would you appear?

What do cars talk about all day?

A Poll for AlienGirl (and anyone else with a sense of humor!)

Marilyn Manson to play Jesus

What are you listening to?

Anyone else in the lounge hiding from all the talk of this terrible video?

What's Your Favorite Cheap Champagne?

best way to clean a laptop screen?


Every woman I ever loved has an "a" at the end of her first name

The Perfect Day for Her vs. The Perfect Day for Him

Greg Brady vs. Keith Partridge

If you're attached

my friend got a kitten. isn't he CUTE??

Freakin' $2.05 a gallon! How much is a gallon of regular in your area?

I JUST GOT THE BEST PEWS EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

20 posts til 2000... ask me anything!

I feel so dirty and slimy - I've been cheering for the Calgary Flames

A poem a friend of mine wrote

We have such a crop of fine lookin' women here at DU

Punk Kittens

DAMN My Lawn Looks GOOD Right Now!! (pics inside)

I am 100 away from 5000! Ask me anything...Preferably 100 anythings.

"Wildfire" is the stupidest song ever

As of today I'm the new owner of an 8 year old beagle, and I'm crying.

Who here owns a computer?

Family Guy

So I was listening to some music today, and I had a sudden epiphany!

"Power Players" Jeopardy was an embarrassment yesterday

I want to donate!

So I was thinking about Jedis and mental illness tonight

Top Ten Reasons to Donate to Democratic Underground

Wish me luck. I will be having an operation on my foot tomorrow.

Sinatra or Martin?

Anybody live near NASCAR track?

I'm staying at DU

Want to see a FREEPERS head explode?

Lakers or Spurs? Who do you hate more???

Pictures of the kitty a coworker found helpless during her lunch break

New Updates to the DU Gallery (5/11/04)

Oh man - too many Grey Goose martinis ...

What's the funniest movie of all time?

Make your dream pub

Movement To Hump The Dump The Humpty-Dumpty Supporters Widening !!!

Movement growing to squabble like a bunch of six year olds!

It's about Gravitas...Stupid

Pile of flaming dog doo doo or Shrub for prez?


Nader Misses Texas Ballot Requirement, Sues

Edwards on the stump with Salazaar: Blasts Bush*/.Rumsfeld

Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee money will await primary winners

Allison Dobson, former Wellstone aide, named national spokesman for Kerry

Wes Clark- Midwestern Darling

Still running as the "War President", George?

Simple message: 9/11 & Iraq torture - Bush ignored early warning signs!

Bush approval hits new lows in poll

Who is going to the Maine Dem Convention?

Dean is making valuable contributions to the Kerry campaign.

18-25s Want Kerry in Ohio

Bush, Kerry nearly even in poll on Iraq

Bush Widens Lead Over Kerry In Spite Of Difficulties In Iraq

American civilian beheaded in Iraq - what are the consequences?

Kerry needs to personalize his ads...

Anyone been watching c-span3 - The Abu Ghraib hearing ?

What is with all the animosity?

Greenfield speculating about a running mate for Kerry

I have been working on some repukes

"I'll have ahhh.. the goal"

Rasmussen Reports today Bush 46% Kerry 45%

Nader's Ballot Access Requirements

NRA endorsement of Bush is on hold

Horse and Hound magazine show's Bush widening lead over Kerry

Would it be bad form for Kerry to pick VP before convention?

Newsweek: Clark for VP?

Kerry needs to remind people why they like Democrats

Senate surprise: Democrats pulling ahead in close races

While Hitler fills death camps, Kerry criticizes environmental record

Should New Hampshire and Iowa always be "First in the Nation,"

It would be interesting if John McCain ran for Prez as an Independent.

It's got to be Edwards for VP and Clark for Sec. of State

Dem convention organizers on hand for Kucinich office opening

If Kerry wants someone of experience as VP he should pick...

Kerry statement on Bush's Healthcare/pharma cronies

Dean on Mitch Albom and Ed Schultz radio shows tomorrow.

Vice President Wesley Clark

Kucinich: Bush's Support of Rumsfeld 'Misses the Whole Point'

Edwards tops CBS poll for VP

What is you preference among those being considered as Kerry's VP?

"Broken Engagement " By Gen. Wesley Clark ..Have you read this??!!

Bush Uses Iraqi Prisoner Scandal To His Advantage In New Ad

Bush to reintroduce his Space initiative this summer

Gallup: Kerry is Going to Win

Why do some people post stuff off of the RNC website here?

40% Pro-Bush, 40% Against, 20% Decide Very Late (Kerry's Doing Alright)

Cons questions Kerry health plan.........

Why don't Dean supporters argue for Dean for VP? Considering how devoted

Sierra Club announces their endorsement of Kerry.

Anyone see this latest poll

The Kerry campaign put my films on the blog. Yeah! Yeah!