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Archives: May 15, 2004

Proclamation by an adversary of the US government

Doonesbury' Strip Shows Head on Platter

Salon/Conason: The Vietnam investor behind the "Swift Boat Vets" attack

States May Bear Brunt of New Imperialism Costs

Unilateral war pranks tribunal

Our moral Waterloo

Who created Iraq's newest monster?

Slacker Friday - Alterman

Eleanor Clift: The Gender Gap

NYT: America Adrift in Iraq


How odd to see women in the role of the brutalizers - Susan Jacoby

Newsweek: Bush Is to Blame

At 3.8% China's April CPI higher than it forecasted

Japanese banks are struggling to reform image

EU, Switzerland reach deal on offshore tax fraud

Arrests in Chen shooting case apparent false lead - TW

Chung Chia-pin: student leader to DPP leader - TW

Vietnam building airport on disputed Spratly islands

Is terrorism aided by drugs or the "war on drugs"?

NYC plays hardball with Rachel Corrie protest defendants

House Speaker Byrd's aide purged hundreds of messages

Which is more important?

Apparently now the Berg video is the subject of bad puns

Just Watched Wednesday Night's "Daily Show" w/ Bush Campaign Manager

Anyone else notice the Christian Science Monitor ignored the torture story?

Portland, OR talk show hosts fired for mocking Berg execution.

is the al vs. Andy debate on anywhere?

are some people born nazis, or is it something they learn?

Once the memorials are over and the family has time to recoup

ok, so, I have to wonder re: "the education thing"

Has anyone tried to synch up the audio and the video?

Dukakis was right

My new Hero on DU........truebrit71

I want an orange prison jump suit

This week casualties from Bu$h's Blunder (graphic content)

Johnson said she was treated very well by Saddam forces beaten by crowds

MSNBC Live Vote as of 8:25 PM 5/14/04

An awful thought

I want to know

Shoshawn Johnson on Larry King right now. Sorry if spell her name wrong.

Could I get someone to post photos of the actual chair(s)?

ExPows attacking lawyer for female prisoner abusers larry king

The 100 reasons to NOT vote for Bush

'We are Damned'

Why would soldiers be taught to perform mock executions?

I'd really love to know more about the Berg/Moussaoui password connection?

Cannot find reference to the study citing % of payroll taxes vs

New Yorker cartoons: Subtle but good. Lemmings, books, productivity...

Keith Olberman just ended his MSNBC show with his "Jeopardy" appearance.

IKEA Save the World Kit

All together now (comprehensive Berg theory here)

Did you see Al Franken in Olbermann's Countdown? Just a fun

Why Berg was killed: so Shrub could prove terrorist link to Saddam.

Paula Zahn...

Media NOT getting calls from Bush*'s campaign spinning poll numbers!

Dana Priest, of the Washington Post, was on Tweety's show tonight ..

bu$h wants to pull out troops out of Iraq.

On the Spot: Joe Wilson at Elaine's

Majority Report: A Hilarious conversation ANN COULTER = ANDY KAUFMANN!!!

This is it. Proof that a vote for Bush is a vote for the Terrorists

Gotta love those repuke family values....

what is the deal with the white chairs???

Tinfoil hat question about Grainer:

The current electoral poll on has Bush holding only 3 states.

Allies Consider U.S. Request for Troops

Expect Bush to have a meeting with the Repub caucus ....

WARNING: "You Have to concede that..."

Somebody wanted to know the IRS Collections...

Zell Miller Is A Threat To National Security

Dean concerned elections will be stolen again...Progressive for June.

George W. Potter

Oh.My.God. Zogby: Bush approval in freefall at 42% ...

Not to be gory but

Anyone seen the movie "Spartan." Interesting considering recent events.

Wow--here is a "conversion' post from a xtian shrub supporter on another

German Professor Under Fire for Defending Torture

This is no different than what happens at the Skull and Bones initiation

A gruesome question ?

CNN Polls: "Thoughts on Money" Edition

Is the desperate ploy by shrubco and the RW echo machine to "jump start"

The Psychology of Abu Ghraib Prison Torture - Zimbardo

The Berg story cost Bush big time: A local perspective

Prisoner Abuse Accusations Surface in Eastern Germany

PsyOps Creating a Diversion | (Berg video critique)

Shoshanna Johnson for Vice President!

Hiding All The Berg/Chair/Gold Ring Threads Is Nye On Impossible


Checking the labels at a Target store for country of origin

A Good Word for our Country

LOL, Janeane has pegged Ann Coulter!!

Monkey Wrench about to be thrown? 'Pugs stage 'open convention'???

Rep. King (R-Moran) blasts Vatican over Iraq comments

Other articles which question April's job numbers besides the NY Post one

Does the Berg Video Remaining a Big Story Help or Hurt Bush?

Why are we in Iraq?

If you can buy movie/music CDs in Iraq, why can't you buy plastic chairs?

OK. What's REALLY happening in California?

"And you become a monster, So the monster will not break you"

Can the DNC expell Zell Miller?

Nightline: Soldiers raping other soldiers n/t

LOL The B*sh Admin. Explained - Its The Ambien Stupid (Side Effects)

Support our raping troops


Media Matters is really good. How often do you read it?

Bush and Cheney didn’t really lie about the incontrovertible evidence

The pro-war Bush guy at my office now thinks it was a huge mistake

Rev MOON wears crown and robes in Dirksen Senate Office Building function.

Satan Is Alive!

It looks like Kerry will be elected the next President. We have a problem.

UN may investigate US and Britain torture

On Hannity And Savage Playing The Audio Of Berg's Beheading

There must be a psychiatric description for whoever wrote this note to *

Boston Globe reader and Bush's corrupted English

Another thought about McCain for Veep.

A Letter from Howard Zinn

Newsweek: "Women are sick of Bush and all the macho strutting"

This week's Bill Moyers NOW - the 'God is on our side' thing danger, MORE

The limits of the not a choice argument (the nature of rights)

BBV - Members of House of Reps. Send Letter to GAO

Time to boycott Home Depot?

Behind the Scenes, US Tightens Grip on Iraq's Future

WTF???? Zogby poll Sunday to show bush approval at 42%?????

Racism: Could this (still) happen in the USA?

Former prisoner at Abu Ghraib recounts 18 days of abuse

WTF???? Zogby poll Sunday to show bush approval at 42%?????

Powell doubts Iraq govt will ask troops to leave ABC

US forces were taught torture techniques

Bush Touches on Conservative Themes in Address

A Deepening Rift at the Pentagon

Vatican Warns Catholics Against Marrying Muslims

Senior Sunni cleric says they advised of abuses!

Western Allies Press U.S. to Give Iraqis Real Power

U.S. Soldiers Release Iraqis From Prison

Newsweek: Bush Is to Blame

Bush Tells Wis. Graduates to Help Others

Anthrax in Mosul?

France, Germany criticize U.S. handover plans

Bush Says Berg's Death Links Hussein, Al Qaeda

Consumer Prices Keep Climbing in April

Aceh's year of martial law achieved little

US jurors examine Saudi student's `terror' Web site

WP: Prisoner Abuse Scandal in Iraq Hits U.S. Troops on Front Line

Greece Struggles to Clear Hurdles in Sprint to Games

Gay-marriage foes win ruling | The Oregonian

Ex-ministers round on 'doormat' Blair

Financial Times: Support for Bush plummets over Iraq (36%!)

Italian police to use Lamborghini patrol car

Lummus worker dies of wounds from Saudi attack

Outrage as KISS player mouths off on Muslims

Riverside man sentenced to 350 years in molestation case

(Chicago) Area couple may acquire Air America

Criticism of Iraq war rising from GOP right (Houston Chronicle)

Groups Decry Schwarzenegger Timber Plan

Marines Walk Softly and Carry a Big Stack ($$$$)

WP: U.S. Companies Put Little Capital Into Iraq

Amnesty says EU arms controls are ineffective

Tent camp for homeless to be at suburban church | Seattle P-I

Dean Said Not to Seal As Many Documents

American Forces Push Deeper Into Najaf (Imam Ali mosque DAMAGED)

Florida pushing to remove potential felons from voter rolls

Dammann (lesbian pastor) chooses not to return to Ellensburg

Rice turns on the charm to keep US allies loyal

Undeterred by McCain Denials, Some See Him as Kerry's No. 2

Bush Says Zarqawi Killed Berg, Cites Saddam 'Ties'

Father of beheaded American says son died for Bush's sins

Torture at Abu Ghraib followed CIA's manual

DON'T FORGET! Monday Night on PBS........Colonial House

R U gonna spend $7 for the Friends final ep dvd?


Miami/Ft. Lauderdale night life question...

Just when I think I've seen everything....

Which pairing do you mix up most?

I think NBC is re-running the "Frasier" finale now...

May 14th is BOBBY DARIN's birthday

Anteaters: Something special or "one-trick ponies?"

Is this water damage?

Franken on Olbermann

What's your favorite junk food?

Are people from states with less distinctive outlines...

Tin Foil Hat... SPRING Fashion Show

Question: Where does the phrase "shoulder to shoulder" originate?

WTF! XFree86 copyrighting their material, as of v4.4!!

"Illusion, Coma, Pimp & Circumstance"

What Kerry should say next January!

gentle, organic cures for poison ivy?

Your favorite comic strip

Red Dwarf: Waxworld.....

Keith Relf of THE YARDBIRDS electrocuted himself...

PLEASE GIVE ME Suggestions for a RELIABLE webhosting service!!!!!!!!!!!!

The horror! Bush smokes Cuban cigars!!!!

Oh, Gwen, why do I desire you so?

Was there just a fight in the studio on Air America?

Stairway to Heaven

Would you rather be a "rat" or a "puke"?

Andy Griffith or John Ashcroft: Best Law Enforcement Officer?

Owl owl owl owl owl

Will Sunday see the return of Andy Kaufman?

Deadwood fans-FPM(f*cks per minute)

For his 68th birthday: What's your favorite BOBBY DARIN song?

OK, I had a really cool evening

WOW I'm watching Quadrophenia after having seen it 25 years ago

Is this a hoax? (Email warning of virus)

Got John Lennon Legends (DVD) on tonight

My dogs got skunked!

Where can I buy a very good "plus-size" women's bathing suit online?

The "OK, I'll buy something, just please let me use the restroom" Thread


I L-O-V-E DU (*smooches*)

Ancient Political Wisdom

Wow, This Is The Greatest Basketball Game I've Ever Seen

Canadian DUers, I hate to even ask, but...

Finished 1st year law! Partyin' at the Viper Room tonite!

Trying to remember my childhood scariest horror story.....bwaaaaah!

Ok I have a question

Has anyone seen "Troy" yet?


UPS "package handler"

Yaaaaaay! Let's make up brand names!!

did Janeane say anything cool tonight?

All right. One more thread then I'm really going to bed!

Bloody hell. May 14, we need the heat, it's dead.

Yaaaaaay! Let's make up bland names!!

Calling Mr. Ivannastiff Kockupmianus

Do You Think John Kerry Should Be Referred To As "JFK"?

Has anyone seen "Tron" yet?

AAR rant

Foamy the Scary Squirrel

OK. So, lawyers and doctors 'practice' and musicians 'play'...

"SSSSSSS," worst SF movie ever? -- on Canadian TV now

Favorite Jazz/Blues Guitarist

Shout out to Everybody Working on Friday Night

If you aren't listening to Grant Lee Buffalo what could you be doing?

Want to grow some tomatoes, need advice.

How do I make a PDF?

Makers Mark for $29 for the BIG BOTTLE

Anyone else notice...

What's your favorite thong from a James Bond movie?

This just made my freakin' day, . . . no, week, . . . no, month!

Lynndie as the Madonna

Wolves Win!!! Wolves Win!!!

While on the subject of urine, what's the best cat litter?

I see that 48 HOURS tomorrow night is doing a story on the murder of...

I'm watching Apocalypse Now now

Anybody got a cure for dog urine odor in carpet?

Don and Mike

Battle of the Bands - Stevie Ray vs. Thorogood


Ghost Traps

What's your favorite song from a James Bond movie?

Humvee Pinkie salute - the bumper sticker

got a cortisone shot today -- ask me anything

Movie Thread

What is Bill Clinton responsible for?

Liberal Magazines

Ok, who's winning tommorrow'sPreakness Stakes

So who's grilling this weekend?

DU guitar aficionados: Vai, Satriani, or Beck?

Yaaaaay! Let's make up band names!

Name the TV show by the annoying line that's in every episode!

Help! My husband is in excruciating pain.

Ben Matlock or a Lump of Dirt: Best Trial Lawyer?

Do facial piercings bother you?

Bu$h Protest March and virtual march on the 29th of August

From John Kerry's website

The Gender Gap - Bush is falling further behind among women

Okay, Reading This I'm Sure that Zell has gone senile



Can we have a break from the Clark Vs. Edwards Veepstakes?

A letter I posted to Kerry's website

New Law Fails to Curb Honor Killings in Pakistan

Chaos Theory (What if all candidates are killed on eve of election?)

Hartford Courant: Can the Nationalistic Medal Count for Athens 2004

Abu Ghraib, Donald Rumsfeld and William Shakespeare

An absolute GEM from Kos (sorry if a dupe)

In Search Of Exit Strategy

Rumsfeld's Actions Speak Louder

Flip-Flop - may not remove a plaque with Dick Grasso’s signature

From Texas to Abu Ghraib: The Bush Legacy of Prisoner Abuse


Rumsfeld’s soulmate at the heart of culture of brutality

What an embarrassment: Congressman Steve King of Iowa

True Patriot Will Look Out for Others

So Democrate really are smarter - The Economist

USA Today Should cowboy Bush ride into the sunset?

Why wont people let the 'McCain for VP' thing die?

Putting Abu Ghraib in Perspective

Danzinger; Bush's wild ride

A bumpy takeoff for Air America liberal radio network

Gen. Anthony Zinni, USMC (Ret.) Remarks at CDI Board of Directors

Hi All. Don't Post Here Much But It Was Suggested I Post This Here


CBC Counterspin for May12

Have any of you seen "Shattered Glass"

Bob Boudelang Has A Bag on His Head For Bush This Week

"My Big Heart" by Milton Acorn. Know the poem and poet?

Poland's trade deficit on the rise  

Yes, you can buy happiness

Oil Price Spike Means New Recession

Velvet Hand, Iron Glove in Iran

Damascus blames 'fundamentalists' for attack

Congress chooses Sonia Gandhi as PM

G8 demands real Iraqi sovereignty

South Korean leader apologises

Gun show conversations

Rules question

I want to donate but I don't want a bumper sticker

Do our inboxes have a limit to the number of messages?

I hid all the Berg threads in GD, ...

Can we still hide the Lounge?

Donated yesterday, how long will it take before my star shows up?

re: cash contribution mailed Monday

Israel fails to kill Jihad chief

Voice of the 'Wrecking Ball': Interview with Israeli Historian Avi Shlaim

Where is our alternative leadership?

Either Israelis or settlers

Court bars IDF from demolishing additional Rafah homes

Top EU, UN Chiefs Demand Halt To Israeli Demolitions

Israelis rally in favour of Gaza pullout

The shame of the atrocity

Stunning statement from Ronkonkoma ATC manager

Nick E. Berg as the Oklahoma Kid.

San Francisco Race's naked joggers to be tolerated, barely

Farms transform cow manure into electricity - California

North Carolina: Turn your state blue!

Any Anti-Bush Rallies Coming Up?

Hear Sen. John Edwards Monday in Cleveland

Kerry Staff Arrive - Cincinnati, Ohio!

Please tell me if you see something missing/incorrect on CU's Ohio page

Nader Fails to Make the Ballot In Texas

Hey folks, Minnesota is kicking our butts on the DU donation board!

Bothell ...home to heartless uncaring people?

Senn for State Attorney General

Op-Ed: Bishops Should Beware Politics of Religion

Clear Channel set up new business unit to produce TV programming

State Assembly votes: How can I access them other than...


OK, we have a torture of Iraqi prisoners....BUT HOLY FUC

About the DJs who were "sacked" for telling bad jokes about the Berg

Berg in OK

Paula Zahn doesn't read her own CNN website

Hannity actually complained that Kerry wasn't funny enough to be president

Why were prisoners released from the Iraqi prison?

Iraqi Newspaper Urges Rumsfeld to Resign

IfPowell: asked, U.S. will leave Iraq

Politics by Religious Organizations

If what I saw tonight is real, no wonder they won't release more pictures

Leak Prosecutor Seeks To Question Reporters

CNN builds Zarqawi - "More important than OBL"

Air America saviors Anita & Sheldon Drobny campaign donations

Hey, I can get a chance to share in 12.5 millions dollars!!!

CSPAN's Washington Journal

Where is Maupin. The captured soldier?

Col.David Hackworth: A message well worth listening to with respect

Novakula Freefall...Literally

Lou Dobbs KICKED W's tail tonight...!! On multiple areas!

so, hannity played the berg audio, but blocks the 'other' photos..see, see

time to forward Tom Toles' mail to Gitmo?.....

NYT: "the only unifying theme [is] desperation"

C-Span Live - Brown v Board of Ed Forum. EXCELLENT!

Time to take care of DU! "we would more than double our donation goal"

Is it feasible for Air America to get a cable channel?

Reality is Partisan

Jamaicans Angry Over U.S. Treasure Hunt

More theories of who killed Nick Berg

Court acts to save girls from mutilation

How has corporate welfare changed since 1999?

Pope's blessing for Olympics

Add to "More theories about who Killed Nick Berg.

"The Nick Berg story can only help Bush"


What ever happened to "on his watch"

Nader voter segment on Comedy central. Funny segment!

Who will be the first brave journalist to investigate the Nick Berg story?

Bush* radio adress kill, kill, kill, kill, kill, kill, kill, kill, kill,

No matter how much you hate Friedman, you'll LOVE his current column.

Evidence in last year for or against Bin Laden being alive

People: Listen to "This is Hell".12:10pm Somebody talking about Rumsfeld

Shiite militiamen celebrate the destruction of U.S. army equipment

RW propaganda tactic: Increasing the Noise to Signal Ratio.

East Bay soldiers back up rationale (torture)

Flashback: "Jesus Plus Nothing". US Theocracy in the making?

McCain- Haunted by Ghosts of the S&L Scandal?

Arkansas early voting looking hopeful

Who wants to bet that there will be a paternity test...

Just to clear things up

Edmonds: Middle Eastern Group Infiltrated FBI?

Fiasco Brewing in Karbala?

McCain as VP

Americans overreacting to torture pics. by Tom Delay

"Them" and "Us": Who's Who?

Has anyone seen this picture before?

CIA/PentagonPsyops: Nick Berg Killed by Americans

Where's Alan Dershowitz now?

Opponents lose bid to halt gay marriage (has been posted yet?)

DU this Nick Berg/Support for War? Poll on MSNBC

teachers rallying behind students interrogated by the Secret Service

Here is a report on Franken versus

Local paper prints my letter. YEEHAA!

25 billion dollar trick that failed

How many DUers secretly want (need) a Bush win?

read this & tell me bushco isn't a bunch of frikkin nazis

Linda Ronstadt: Impeach Bush 'Right Away'

U.S. Military Hit by Another Afghan Abuse Charge

You know how Republicans say Fuck You?

Powell just said on CSPAN at the World Economic Summit..."We will

Linda Ronstadt wants Bush Impeached Now

"an idiot who will get us all killed" (ABC Early Show commentator)

Problem with USA: NOT PATRIOTIC enough!

is there news on the Green Zone attack ?

I think its horrifying that kids are looking at Berg's beheading.

Conservative Paul Mulshine of Newhouse News wants Bush to step down

What a miserable failure the coup d ' dubya is turning out to be...

Berg bled less profusely than a single live sheep (graphic)

Okay. Let's say, in total panic, shrubco pulls all US troops out of Iraq

CNN's Jack Cafferty is such an ass. Where do they find these bozos?

Bill Moyers "NOW" 5/14 transcript

"Sen. Kerry short on character"

Proof that Liberal Democrats hate the police!!

Please help me. How do I get through to people?

I don't know whether to laugh or cry about America, so I'll do both.

Franken Destroyed Coulter in Hartford tonight

10 stories the world should hear more about . . .

I think we might have an investment opportunity: stock in GIGANTIC CORKS.

Can I sue Gov. Zell Miller?

Not torture? Let's see how the torture team likes it.

US abuse of black men a prelude to scandal

"Playing Dirty" . . .

ThisisHell is going to talk about the DLC and its strong ties to the Right

Why is the world so cruel?

Fuk McCain

photo of a strong leader in times of change

Attn: DU military vets (especially matcom) and everyone else: Read this.

9/11 panel says too many documents are being stamped secret

Latest Newsweek Magazine Poll shrub approval 42%

A couple of points concerning L. England and abuse case

TROY - excellent underlying message

I just graduated so give me a hug DU brothers and sisters!

Should cowboy bush ride off into the sunset?

WIRED News: Polygraphs Don't Give True Story

Serious Question

Who was the snipe who accidentally cc'd Kristin Breitweiser?

America Must Flush the "Bush Doctrine"

Address of 'Islamic website' that posted Berg video traced to London

Flip-Flops? Google 'bush reverses' for a loooooog list!

DU this MSNBC right away about Berg's murder

Ldotters: Show beheadings to children!

Why Osama and the terrorist endorse Bush/Cheney for President.

Point Blank: Was Nick Berg Tortured in Iraqi Prison?

Is there any way we can use our Homeland Security duct tape for Zell?

Castro leads mass protest

Osama's Perspective.

More good news inside the Ohio poll

There ain't no doubt that Zell Miller's auditioning for Fox Network.

What If Canada Annexed The USA? How Bad Could That Be?

Dare we say it outloud? Americans beheaded Berg

Oh my God! I just heard Mike Savage on The Guy James show!!!

Zell Miller would make a great Vice President

If I hear one more idiot say "Think of the children" when it comes to.....

Anyone else having trouble listening to Guy James?

Okay, which of you were at Pico and La Cienega in Los Angeles

Pubs Goal:: Keep America Divided as much as possible, Fragment us

DU this poll (alternative energy)

Can the FCC fine Hannity for playing audio of a man's head being....

Nick Berg was a Torture victim - confirmed.

Need help with police endorsement of Kerry

Okay everyone it is a race to the finish line, which state is going to

CNN: U.S. probes allegations of Afghan prison abuse

Strange Newsweek Poll

Anybody knows where I can listen to Kerry's democratic response to

Great. Another reason to dislike Disney.

the military & high school

How to Unite, Avoid Fragmentation(The Divided Look)

Have we opened a Pandora's Box?

please give to one of the Democrats running for Senate this year

Critical mass/freefall turning point: Happening Now? My sense of it...

I was very disappointed to have heard that Dennis Hopper voted

EXCELLENT!! "Open Letter to John Kerry"

HFS! Just Paid $2.26 p/g For Regular at Shell!

Official "Guy James Show" thread --please keep kicked

Fidel Castro's May 14th Speech: Read It !

Berg's e-mail account was being used by Zacarias Moussaoui

Contractors ordered torture...immunity by Executive order

Question: To what extent did nations violate the U.N. sanctions on Iraq?

MSNBC News poll: Bush 25%; Kerry 70%; Nader 5%

Al Franken moving to 1530 AM in Twin Cities, Minnesota

What about impeachment?


So Condi met with Putin today

Lou Dobbs on France: No Money, No Troops, but Pay Us Si'l Vous Plait

How would a priest know that I voted for a pro-choice candidate

Kerry agrees with $25 billion thrown into Iraq.

Today is Armed Forces Day! Salute our Troops and Veterans!

Ohio Rep. Bob Ney prisoner abuse "fraternity prank"

I gave my opinion to JFK on his VP choice

Bush had great University scores in How to Kill a Major Political Party101

Rumsfeld Approved Iraq Interrogation Plan -Report

Portland State Univ. town hall with Gov Dean at 1:30 Monday.

Climate change is racing up the corporate agenda

The point of no return ANOTHER MUST READ!

IN IRAQ: Images feed fury in the street

The Video Was Uploaded From London, Not Iraq

WaPost: Spheres of Influence

Is there really no way to find these new photos?

Be aware, very graphic.................Iraqi In Custody Tortured To Death

Who's up to watching Capitol Gang?

Great article on the 631 Bush cronies paying for Bush's campaign

Compared to George W Bush, John Kerry is like Jesus Christ.

A request to Texans everywhere that love DU........

Abu Ghraib: "Culturally appropriate" torture.

Cheap oil is a thing of the past

Get over your reservations about Kerry and get with the program!

I WON'T give RWer's who admit the war was a mistake a pass

What's the difference between the Neo-Cons and "real" Conservatives?

At what cost?

Undeterred by McCain Denials, Some See Him as Kerry's No. 2

"Torture: Tool, Technique, & Friend" - an unbelievably vile training film

The associate who got Bergs email password is the key to this story?

The Sheeple Go Where The Wind Blows

Franken Blows Away Coulter in CT

october surprise: BUSH DOES NOT SEEK "SECOND" TERM

Its the SAME chair!!


Take the bush job performance poll for Newsweek!!

Whose side are you on? Ovitz's or Eisner's

Fussell time?

Was Berg C.I.A.?

The best part of Chimps defeat

A "must read" editorial

Resolution: My concern with the Berg Video

"flocks of injured soldiers" stored in Germany

Here are the facts of the Nick Berg story

Would shrubco be dumb enough to snuff their own citizen and pimp the video

About the firing of the The Mirror's editor...

Powell—on the record: Bush knew about Red Cross reports filed months ago

What will post-bu$h America look like?

A MUST READ.............................

Is "the left" weakening our fight in the War on Terror?

General Zinni: Grave Mistakes Of The Iraq War

Kerry's Position on Iraq

Kerry's daughter is pretty hot

Paying to get arrested?

Republican Congressman Steve King: Iraq prisoner treatment just "hazing"

Conason outs more "swift boat veterans' and their political bedfellows.

The Bush dynasty has ended.

US forces were taught torture techniques ("bitch in a box")

Rice opens her mouth: Likens Terrorists to Klansmen

"we need to win this war or we'll all be converted to radical islam!

How would you respond to this from a person you consider a friend?

Have you seen the Berg beheading video?

If * Had Never Gone Into Iraq...

Video of Berg WAS NOT His Death!

What is a moran?

China - what worries you more?

Defense Department Background Briefing on Interrogation (5-14-04)

How low can Bush go? Time to revise your Zogby estimate.

The Gray Zone - Seymour Hersh, New Yorker (Rummy at least is doomed)

Berg - What's The Most Likely Theory

Europeans Like Bush Even Less Than Before

(Is this a Red Alert post?) Bush authorized torture in August

The Bush Family has been starting wars for 100 years


Officials announce plan to share terrorism intelligence

Two U.S. soldiers killed in Iraq

Congress (Party) to decide on Indian PM | BBC

Differences constrain single currency proposal for E. Asia

Court reinstates President Roh (S. Korea)

NYT- Justice Dept. Must Clarify Role in Inquiry

NYT Earlier Jail Seen as Incubator for Abuses in Iraq (Col. Pappas)

Blast Near Coalition HQ in Baghdad

Prison abuses linked to Camp Cropper near Baghdad

Commander's role questioned in prison abuse ( Sanchez)

Space Tug Could Save Hubble

Bad CIA Psyops: Claim Dead Zarquwi kills Nick Berg

Family of Afghan killed in US jail demands answers

U.S. Army Expresses Regrets Over Stabbing (S. Korea)

CIA/PentagonPsyops: Nick Berg Killed by Americans

Soldier Claims Intelligence Officers Gave Orders to Rough Up Prisoners

Bush(*), Cheney Open 2003 Disclosure Forms

Colorado Bishop Warns Catholics

Gays to seek marriage licenses today to test ban

Interrogation tactics in Iraq are reined in

Expert: Al-Zarqawi 'more important than bin Laden'

John Kerry Calls Iraq Prison Photos 'Sickening'

Financial deal in Boeing lawsuit (28,000 female employees)

US troops fear retribution for prison scandal

MoD: Four arrested over hoax photos

U.K. Ministers Discuss Possible Departure of Blair, Times Says

South Africans ecstatic ( for hosting Fifa Worldcup 2010)

US soldiers in Iraq fear retribution for prison scandal

U.S. Marines seek Iraqi hearts with books, frisbees

5 U.S. Soldiers Die in Separate Incidents

Raytheon to pay $410 million to settle suit

Elections supervisor (LePore) might back touch-screen vote test (FL, BBV)

Iraker in US-Haft zu Tode gefoltert - Iraqi In Custody Tortured To Death

Bush says won't let Iraq prison abuses happen again

33 dead in Brazilian plane crash

Coalition warns Karbala residents to leave Iraqi holy city after clashes

Danish medics reported seeing tortured Iraqis

Firefighters association leader calls for Bush’s ‘firing’

Volcano erupts in Japan

Baghdad newspaper calls on Rumsfeld to resign over Abu Ghraib

US should never fight wars of choice: Kerry

Workers protest because they Cannes 05/13/2004

Iraqi Newspaper Urges Rumsfeld to Resign

Velella Resigns From N.Y. State Senate (Corrupt, Powerful Republican)

(San Diego, CA) County staff recommends paper ballots

BBV- Glitch forces change in vote audits (Miami-Dade AND Broward, FLA)

La Crosse to bill $50,000 for Bush campaign visit

Video of Berg WAS NOT His Death!

Saddam trial 'would embarass West' - lawyers

NYT-Bush,at Commencement, hails "Honor" of US Troops in Iraq

Texas legislators reverse anti-tax stance, debate several new fees

Rumsfeld's secret OK led to Abu Ghraib interrogations: report

Saudi Denies Compound Clash, Says Guard Fired Shots

Congress stiffens on war funds

Illicit Poppy Growing Again a Problem in Afghanistan

Another Afghan Prison Probe Launched

Mugabe to barter mercenaries for fuel

Japanese PM Koizumi to visit Pyongyang (N. Korea's Kim Jong il) on May 22

Rumsfeld Approved Iraq Interrogation Plan - Report

SoCal teacher placed on leave for allegedly letting students watch Berg vi

Gas Prices: Another Bush-Cheney Headache

Images feed fury in the street

Dukakis says Kerry would bring Truman-like style to White House

Small plane crashes in Willoughby,Oh.;one person dead,unidentified,

Bush: Berg's killers must be found

(CA) Budget Seeks 75% of Awards for Damages (from civil lawsuits)

Why the Saudis May Not Rescue Oil Markets This Time

Saudi royal guards 'aided al-Qa'ida' in Riyadh bombings that left 35 dead

Inmate meal cutbacks assailed

Coalition: Berg was never in U.S. custody

Baylor student disciplined for gay rights rally

U.S. companies put little capital into Iraq

Former Rep. Janklow to be released from jail...100 days for manslaughter

UN expresses concern over Rwanda, DRC(3.5m dead about time)

Auditor quits with Nasa finances in chaos

Iraqi Says He Is Prisoner in Photo

China orders TV stars to stop 'queer' western behaviour

CIA Leak Prosecutor Seeks to Question Reporters

Bush approval rating hits new low, Iraq support falling away: poll

U.S. Forces Renew Holy City Battles in Iraq

"Smarty Jones" just won the Preakness! On to the Triple Crown.

Backers of gay marriage ban find tepid response in pews

Tens of Thousands Rally in Israel for Gaza Pullout

Mother Receives Probation for 12-Year-Old Son's Suicide

Lawmakers on hot seat as weapons ban expires

US 'lost trust' - Saudi paper

Bill aims to put God-related mottoes in schools


The Gray Zone (Hersh exposes Rumsfeld)

NYT- Ohio Groups Question Justice's Trip on Utility Jet (Rehnquist)

Powell: If asked, U.S. will leave Iraq

Soldiers Killed; Fighting Subsides (5 US soldiers died)

600 Filipino workers in Iraq quit

U.S. Guards Videotaped Guantanamo Abuse -- Briton

Zell Miller Blasts Fellow Democrat Kerry

Colorado Bishop Warns Catholics

US National Security Advisor Meets With Russian Officials

WP: Web Site Cites Bush-Riggs Link

British businessman accused of leading role in failed coup

Satan is alive!

may 15 insomniac thread

What's your favorite thong from a John Denver movie?

hooboy, the donkey has kicked the elephant's ass

What is your favorite "alt-country band?"

I am listening to Soundbytes from the acoustic live Sevendust album.

Just woke the wife up with....

Are there any decent debt consolidation companies out there?

God, it SUCKS to be more attractive once you're committed

I killed GrovelBot....

Favorite Colin Powell Jokes

Opinion please

More Ironic Band Names:

Good Words

Fellow computer nerds - Question about memory dumps?

Here is a beautiful essay from Kurt Vonnegut

Great doggy news on the home front!

Stressed prank caller threatens police with 4-ton bomb

A Great Little Quiz you'll want to share with co-workers, employees, etc.

Burglary suspect found hiding in man's shower

Lene Lovich....

Good morning DU!!!

The Unofficial DU Osama Pool

Oops wrong forum - please delete

Help! Avatar Upload

I'm going to see "Life of Brian" tomorrow in the theaters

IM radioactive

Have I mentioned lately . . .

OK it's time for another gas survey: How much is gas where you live?

Wireless in the E. Village - I love open networks

Looking for a cat-friendly free screen-saver.

I am so on edit--- Smart

Arianna on AirAmerica now

"Always Abusing" Sung by Don Rumsfeld (xtreme satire)

Man’s marijuana crop saved from house fire

Let The Record Show I Was A GOOD BOY Las Night - (I think)

In light of the Iraqi torture pics coming out of Iraq

Caution's Subversive Song of the Day

Everyone Knows it's Lynndie (parody by request)

Damn, y'all know what really sucks?

South Africa will host the 2010 World Cup

Dang - bad doggy news on the home front

I will take this opportunity

I hate hate hate UPS!!!!

National Security: "The Animal & Insect Act" (poem)

Caption: A degree of deception

Caption: Degree of incompetence

China orders TV stars to stop 'queer' western behaviour

Caption: Rectal polyps paining Junior again?

Do you go to freeper boards?

Do you love Gus?

I Thought After Hockey Was Over Toronto Would Start Watching Baseball?

80s music experts - little help?

Police Dogs Mistake Marijuana for Explosives

I'm supposed to explain how the 0s and 1s in transitors are interpreted...

The song that reflects our current situation...

Why am I getting carded at Walmart?

What is the lie you most use?

The Opposite of Terrorism Project

Okay . . . Who ate the elephant's you know

Do you have a question that demands an answer?

Rio de plata tequila - YUM!

What is this emoticon doing?

Hey, whudja do to that armadillo?

Movie recommendation: THE CANDIDATE (72)...

Look at this spam e-mail I got.

Profile of "Pickles" on MSNBC

Why can't you buy copies of old NHL games?

Britney Spears in Playboy for $40 million?

Wish me luck tonight.

Who here can make polls?

When is the next season of Six Feet Under?????

Gwynnie's new baby's name? Apple.....

Question for Computer Techies...


DU Gallery...Who's ----ON EDIT--- on POT?

I want to see the donkey kick W

Stallone wants to do "Rocky VI" and a Rocky Broadway Musical...

Has anyone seen the movie "Love, Actually"?

the questions we should be asking

So I'm watching Pistol Opera. Ask me anything.

Sweet Jeebus!! Who is that woman hosting "CNN Saturday"

Do you like..................guava?

I saw John Denver in a concert once

I just bought a 21" computer monitor

Six Feet Under New Season Ep Guide (SPOILERS!)

Eurotrash Fans: Tiscali screens Eurovision online

From Yahoo: Pediatrician Warns Parents About Cicadas

Decent travel insurance?


I just graduated so give me a hug DU brothers and sisters!

Does anyone know any other games we can play?

With this post I pass into the dreaded 700 club! What should I do?

ZW's Lost Classics Vol. 1: ZZ Top's "Tejas"

Dragonflies: Can anyone identify this one?

I'll admit it; I didn't know what the hell a "HynoToad" was

Saw Eddie Vedder Last night

Has anyone ever played Twister?

When is Smarty Jones going to run today? I can't wait.


British invasion at my house.

I used to work in Chicago

Do Not Disturb: I'm taking a bubble bath

I have to tell my story of crime and resolution from last evening.

Freepers don't say "fuck" on their message boards...

Things you are tired of hearing-

Why don't they bring back Green Stamps?

Your Opinion? -- The Bridges of Madison County --- did the movie suck??

Just got digital cable, ask me anything.

Kitten Murder

Would Lisa off "Six Feet Under" be a DU-er? Would Nate?

Lewis Black on HBO tonight.

So I'm Listening to the New Morrissey Album

Whatever happened to those "flying rods" from all the video recordings?


Who will win the pole for the Indianapolis 500

Why do I always buy concert tickets near obnoxious people?

Do people who go on and on and on about themselves annoy you?

I Have 39 Berg Video Threads Hidden. How Long Til #40?

Man Uses CB Radio To Peddle XXX Movies To Truckers

Try to send me good vibes today!

So I'm Back

Sex thread

Guess where my avatar is from?

Man ill after gorging on sauteed cicadas

Is the "morans" guy aware of his fame at DU?

I quit smoking in Oct 2001 but right now I want to buy a pack of smokes

What is the most stupid teamwork workshop in which you have ever...

Straight DU Males: Do You Watch "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy"?

Question about my Directv satellite dish...

Favorite music artists A-Z

Yay, I have my donor star!

Where did you live before where you live now, and did you like it better

Is the 'PICKLES' haircut popular in the U.S.?

Help me find this song/artist

You can't pick my friend's nose...

Do you love pus?

Which member from Queer Eye for the Straight Guy is your type?

Look At Your Music Collection... Are Most Of The Artists Male Or Female?

Which Eccentric or Annoying Neighbor Were You in a Past Life?

Best Munchie

Worst band names ever

What's your favorite way to relax?

Music artists A-Z

Ya think this might piss off a few freepers?

ADMIT IT! Crushes you are sort of ashamed of...

I love love love UPS drivers!!!

How nice is your local zoo?

My last vanity post on this - Rabrrrrrr art show next week

"How do you learn all those lines" and other bad openers

The Commencement Address of all CAPTIONS!!!!

The Commencement Address of all CAPTIONS!!!! (cont.)


It's time for another "Things we'll never hear other DUers say"

Cicada Check-In: Got 'em yet?

Troy is the best movie I've seen in a long time.

Cry HAVOCK and...

Max Cleland speaks for Kerry in Texas:

Kerry is doing similar to how he was doing after the primaries in polls

Just curious...

Need help responding

Kerry aims to keep peace with gays

Kerry’s legendary lead

Kerry leads in FLorida 50% to 47 percent

Did Kerry have to stress he attended Yale in his latest ad?

Poll: Bush Leads Kerry By 45 Points (Relax, its Utah)

DRAFT becomes issue as SSS plans to take women and men up to 34!

Is it that the American people actually get wise to Bushes in the WH...

Local Green Party leader joins Democrats to back Kerry

Huffington/Trippi launch petition on net - asking Kerry to inspire more

Does anyone have a touchscreen voting map?

Thoughtful post by Chris Heinz at the DFA blog.

Poll: Bush lead over Kerry in Kentucky slips but still strong

How has Kerry & Bush's fundraising been recently?

Newsweek has Bush's approval plummeting to 42 percent

A Question For Arkansas DUers

Can the Repugs switch candidates at their convention?

Fundraising: One Thing Bush is Good At

Get over your reservations about Kerry and get with the program!

remind me about the odd controversy during the early primaries

Holy Cats! Alexandra Kerry Is A Knockout!

Recent Pew Poll: only 31% satisfied with state of the US

I'm really annoyed with Tom Daschle regarding Zell Miller

Kerry now leads in Pennsylvania 49% to 43 %

High gas prices: The real killer for Bush in 2004

I've been playing with the EC map and this comes close....

How do you feel about Tenenbaum running for Hollings seat?

Two petitions for one America

Catholics Against Kerry Web Site.

Could NC and Georgia go Blue? lots of disgruntled military? n/t

Howard Dean joining Kerry in Portland, OR this Monday 5/17

Clark from Arkansas not a big help...

I'm ready to start slapping some sense into people about the VP nod!

Senator Sunshine vs Tricky Dicky

Undeterred by Denials, Some (inside operatives) see Mc Cain as VP.

Calling All Clark Democrats and Du Members who want Clark as VP...

CARTOONS: Au Revoir, Sayonara, Goodbye George