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Archives: November 6, 2005

How Bad Can it Get ...(Supreme Court Composition) by Rob Kall

They Say that the Fish Rots from the Head Down by Andrew Bard Schmookler

David Brooks' Incredibly Misguided NY Times Op-ed by Andy Ostroy

America's double standard on terrorism

The end of the world as Blair knows it

Family fights an HMO for 4-year-old's life

Just Googling It Is Striking Fear Into Companies

Jonah Goldberg: Just Another Neocon Prostitute

The Humbling of the Bush Administration

How Those Niger Forgeries Started a War

WorldNutDaily: "Hundreds of years" woth of oil left.

SOS.. help me slam my republican professor

New LIHOP to MILOP believer.

Are there professional disinformation agents on this forum?

House Speaker Rep. Dennis Hasert Caught in Lobbyist Abranoff's Scandal?

Psst! Have a look at the posts on the "greatest".

Diebolding North Carolina

What is this Decision 2005 program now on KNSD in San Diego?

Wetterling Posts Online Discussion

Sarah Janecek:" Wellstone service saw grief, not exploitation"

Anybody for a Twin Cities meetup over Thanksgiving?

Just got Scooter's book today

"Hints of Early Stars May Have Been Found"

"Wisconsin Governor Vetoes Cloning Ban"

Jimmy Carter is on with Tim Russert right now

Any one here ever check out a blog called Moonbat Daily?

"Democrats Move to Exploit Iraq Missteps"

List of Republicans being investigated or indicted

"Senator Urges Bush to 'Come Clean' on Leak"

"Bush Disappointed by Alito Timeline" and "Alito: Mainstream"

Soldiers' Morale

Life under the RW'ers would be BORING

On NPR - "I decide who to vote for ... Democratic Underground"

"Young Detroit Mayor at Risk of Defeat"

Real News from Project Censored

Former Powell aide links Cheney's office to abuse directives

The chimp really is a Moran!

Did anyone go to the peace workshop in Fayetteville this weekend?

AP: Immigrants Often Unpaid for Katrina Work

Since bush and the republicans are destroying the world ...

msnbc Vote Roe v Wade

Everything you ever wanted in a Right Wing Comment and more.

So, what are the neocons attempting to achieve? What is the end game?

The Sunday Talk Shows

If Elections became totally compromised...

I can't decide which candidate to vote for

Jimmy Carter interviewed by Brian Williams on c-span2's Afterword, on now.

Your opinion wanted....Treadmills....My guy and I want to buy some form of

· Maradona leads angry protests in Argentina (dig his t-Shirt)

Keeping a secret is hard

Why is John McCain such a Bush Worshiper?

tonights' recorded phone msg attacks the "liberal media" in CA...

JOHN KERRY Can Raise Awarenes of ELECTION FRAUD Better than Anyone

The world is a mess lately.

CNN...Joe Wilson on Larry King! NOW!

Do you rely on news or other endorsements in local elections

Aren't republicans you have to deal with-ALL really racist underneath?

New Hurricane Katrina song (audio)

Cheney's new Chief of Staff...

“Scooter deserves to go to jail. Miller deserves to go back to jail.

Well, no wonder Smirky doesn't read anything... (photo)

SOS.. help me slam my republican professor

Have you experienced the "terror within"?

Upcoming holiday season: Heifer International has a gift registry now.

Sunday morning shows....

Vote Anyway!

The Perils of Obedience

MPs unite for inquiry into Blair’s conduct over Iraq - The Sunday Times -

Bush freefall - have fun!!!

Since my foot is busted, have to settle for a protest thread!

My comment was aired on CNN :)

Strange question regarding the Iraq War Vote ~ idears anyone ??

Embarrassing: A Latin American idol calls the US Prez "human trash," while

"New Turbine Design May Boost Wind Energy"

I'm surprised Republicans don't like abortion

Fox News kicking it up a notch: "Schools are at war with families"

When people of any country have no access to jobs, education and hope

Kansas Board of Education to VOTE on EVOLUTION

If 2006 elections were held today, how would we do?

I Just Spoke with a Father of an Iraq War Veteren..........

George Carlin on HBO now -

If you can pull yourselves away from John Kerry for a moment

Paris riots: Your reaction (opinions from the BBC)

What Counsel would you offer on Stem Cells -

George Carlin's new special coming up on HBO (@10:00 ET)

PHOTO: George & Laura arrive in Brazil, teeter off Air Force One

The World According to George W. Gump-funny & sad

Don't be dissin' Prince Charles...

DEAR SEN KERRY: One Year Later

Not to offend any "Desparate Housewives" fans around here, but....

Can corrupt, evil people be taught ethics?

LOL this cartoon says it all

Saturday night's all right for fighting...apparently

Our Secret Weapon

Operation Wacko Operatives report in!

My Very Simple Definition of Liberalism

Bush Unable to Form Coherent Thoughts, Says Physician;

The GREAT news being overlooked in the election fraud talk

Remember the Katrina animal rescues? Well, here's a front line

Where will bush vacation when he leaves office?

I've become a single-issue voter, and that issue is WAR

Hey Repukes: Now you've lost 4 talking points! (NYT article on intel)

McCain forgave Bush for saying his daughter was an illegitimate black child

Please note: Saying someone is gay is not talking about their sex life

I love my new improved Garlic Machine

Winter election would derail major talks, Martin warns

New Law Fuels Technology-Government Clash.

UPDATE 2-Americas leaders fail to end free-trade stalemate

(self delete) posted in wrong place

French Police Arrest 250 As Arson Grows

Pirates open fire on US cruise ship off Somalia

Just Googling It Is Striking Fear Into Companies

UK thwarted at least two attacks since July-Blair

HuffPo: Hastert caught in Abramoff Scandal?

DeLay's Legal Team Is Close to the Enemy

Socialist island opens for US business

Family fights an HMO for 4-year-old's life

La. Lawmakers Hold Session on Storm Relief

Cheney's new Chief of Staff...

Actor Beatty shadows California's Schwarzenegger

NYT:Chalabi, in Tehran, Meets With Iranian President Before Traveling toUS

WP: A Bush Democrat May Lose His Way (St. Paul Democratic Mayor)

UN demands access to Guantanamo detainees

JDL Member Imprisoned in Bomb Plot Killed

JDL activist linked to bomb plot killed in prison

Bush‘s Free Trade Zone Hopes in Doubt

Judge rules topless protest at Capitol could bring arrests (CA)

After Hurricane, Refugees Grope for Survival in Ruins

Hundreds protest Bush visit in Brazil

Blair revolt deepens

KKK, opponents demonstrate over gay marriage ban vote

Beatty Tries to Crash Schwarzenegger Rally

Blair prepares to surrender on terror laws

US war drill against Iran in February

DeLay Uses Campaign Tactics to Fight Charges

WP: Voter Anger Might Mean An Electoral Shift in '06

The FBI's Secret Scrutiny( Records of Ordinary Americans)

No plan yet for return of power to New Orleans

French rioters offer a price for calm

Who's gonna watch the Ultimate Fighter finale tonight?

you know it, maybe you love it, still = weeeeeeeee...

To paint a painting is to slip sideways to the flow of time

Daystrom? Or Blacula?

Well you can indicate everything you see

Actress breaks arm while rehearsing the number, "I'm an accident waiting

Yayyyy, my Oregon Ducks just beat Cal in OT!!

Compilation of SNL commercial parodies tonight!

Only being able to see your posts for the last 48hours is...

Jagerbull - jagermeister + red bull as a hard liquor. Good or bad?

"Father Ted" Marathon tonight on BBCA.

"If you pick it, it will NEVER heal..."

Where does the term "C-note" originate, with respect to currency (money)?

Carl Everett: Douchebag of Baseball

FYI: DirecTV's "Classic Disco" Music Channel (802) Is Awesome!

WE ARE.....138

Is anyone else intentionally ignoring ashling or is it just me?

WTF!?! David Berkowitz has his own 'inspirational' website?

What is your favorite "boy band"?

"A sandwich, a sandwich. My Kingdom for a sandwich."

"Oh yeah, lick it, Baby. Now suck it down!"

Does anyone know of a good freeware video converter?

Please expand my music knowledge again this time - Folk Music

Final reminder: Cleveland-area meetup tomorrow (Sunday)

Goddamit. A friend of mine just died this afternoon.

Bang on a Can's version of Riley's "In C" - holy shit good!!

Admit it: You are a closet Rush fan

Brazillions protest against Bush in Sao Paolo

Anyone remember the shmoos?

Well, I'm off like a prom dress......

Hey, Oregon DUers, I'm headed your way


Choke the chicken.

George Carlin is my religion

foo, my hubby came home shit faced

What word would you choose if you had just one word to describe Bush?

taking dvd files from camcorder and being able to send them to family

Okay, I'm headed out to see a concert, by myself...

It's 7:15pm. It feels like it should be about 10:30pm.

Beware the Demon Cat!

Would you give Bush another chance?

Post the weirdest movie you've found on IMDB.

Well I didn't clean my entire garage, but I did get rid of a bunch of crap

Anyone else watching the "What's Happening!" marathon on TV Land?

How do I post images?

Bumper Sticker

Is anyone else watching The Thornbirds?

I bought a new recumbent so why do I

I have to share this, with thanks ...

Don't you hate being told something "defines a generation".

WE ARE.....

You're doing it, you're doing it, you're DOING IT!

Will someone PLEASE tell me...

Okay... now I'm replying to my own posts...

Your opinion wanted....Treadmills....My guy and I want to buy some form of

I saw "Inside Deep Throat" tonight

Lather. Rinse. Repeat.

Gay bishop given standing ovation

Jesus Did Not Support The Proud, Deceitful

Bush's Church Calls for Withdrawal from Iraq

Congratulations Kansas

This should be interesting. Atheist may run for Attorney General..

A special gift.

Manchester, NH. 11/5/05 Democratic GOTV Rally (With Kerry)

I'm a citizen of an Urban Archipelago.

Unity Thread

Leahy Joins Kerry’s Call for 20,000 Troops Home from Iraq by the Holidays

So what are the ethics?

1918 flu-- humans developed immunity-- but what about the Avian flu NOW?

What's going on with the Floridans, Mississippians, Louisanas, and Texans

Semi-obscure dink Mark Wills brags about giving Bush the Katrina guitar

Dems and Repubs 2 sides of same coin?

House Speaker Rep. Dennis Hastert Caught In Lobbyist Abramoff's Scandal?.

Where do these gifts to Alito come from?

Photos: A triumphant and Radiant Junior and Pickles arrive in Brazil

Agree or disagree? "In reality there is no political left in America"

George Bush did not mislead America into war.

Possible NY Times smoking gun?

WE NEED A LIST! A list of things to do on voting day. Sort of a

Laura Bush

HuffPo: Hastert caught in Abramoff Scandal?

Tony Snow and Rita Cosby

Anyone catch Dateline tonight?

U.S Wants Total Ban Of Israel Arms Sales To Venezuela

Republicans apologize for challenging voters' validity

What ever happened to the DU Activist Corps?

Freepers on Paris riots-- Radical Islam trying to take over Europe

WaPo: FBI Scrutinizing Records of Ordinary Americans

Voter Anger Might Mean An Electoral Shift in '06

US News: Cheney digs in deeper to his bunker

'White House in Chaos' & Other Utter Horseshit

Is the NFL socialist or communist?

Which REPUBLICAN would you most like to see run in 2008?

Would you give Bush another chance?

bush v. nixon... who will win the battle of least-popular president?

Serious question about "Our first lady" - Laura Bush (aka Laawra)

U.S., Iraqi Forces Launch Offensive Near Syrian Border

do you think bush and the republicans will try to change the law...

So do you think Bush will ever catch Meal Ticket.... I mean bin Laden?

So why are the Clintons only nominally supporting the Dem candidate


"Dumbassistan" by Fred Stembottom

If I were to make another MOST wanted to run in 2008 poll...

Reasonable questions about Kerry and 2004 Ohio...

Leahy Joins Kerry’s Call for 20,000 Troops Home from Iraq by the Holidays

My Boss asks me what I'm listening to and I say Randi Rhodes...

Come on, Fitz

A Pulitzer awaits the reporter who unravels the Warren Co.Lockdown

Clark always wins the polls on here

The Threat of Hope in Latin America

San Diego Union Tribune

Pssst... Nobody Loves a Torturer (Newsweek)

US says 'real progress' made at Americas summit (Bush, then Hadley)

Juan Cole: Sunni Constitution Drafter Killed

'We are not scum'

Senator Urges Bush to 'Come Clean' on Leak

Blogs and the tireless new reality they have created

Keep Fitzgerald's door open (Pitts Trib Rev)

voices in Ohio capital say president's in trouble(David Brodor;hold nose)

Toughguy stuff Bush's No. 2 gives no quarter and plays for all the marbles

Secrets and Shame

Defending Imperial Nudity

State Battles Likely if Roe Overturned {I thought I had prepared myself

What Do You Know -- Bogus Intel Got Us Into Another War

Drone's controllers scan war that's hell

Did Harry Reid Hit Bill Frist This Week With The "Smoking Gun"?

2 columns re: liberal v Conservative in Academia

sorry...wrong forum..

Newsday: Don't cry for Rove when time comes


Where is Italia Federici? (Abramoff/Gail Norton/CREA/Payola)

Fuzzy and Harriet (Harriet's convoluted writing style)

Question now is how much longer can staff deflect inquiry

Panicky Bush slinks away from Chavez

The West Wing's term of office at NBC open to debate (very bad ratings)

Wag The Gassed Dog (Who else remembers seeing this on cable TV?)

Hybrid Values and Payback Periods (,

President urged to use oil reserve

Calif. Vote May Reregulate Energy Market

Freeps blame 9/11 and Katrina on the "Roadmap"

'Unrest' in Iran Arabic province' - BBC

Need a new acronym. MIHOP too weak. How about NUSGOP?

Does anybody know the plane that flew Clinton back on 9/11

What led you to be most suspicious of the official story?

Plane Crash Craters

Virginia had touch screen switching in 2004; and lots of other problems

Heads Up Election Reform Movement!

1 year ago today, 5 years ago today...

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Sunday 11/06/05

Join the Midnight Fraud Squad for CA Special Election This Tuesday!

Any suggestions on good election reform documentaries? Besides...

Damn, Paul Hackett still clueless about computer fraud in Ohio!

Look what Vickiss did...again!!!!!!!!!!!!

Drug industry gives $450,000 payday to Willie Brown

Beatty crashes governor's party; Union leaders join Hollywood Democrat...

Calif. GOP Seeks Religious Push...

Friends Help Friends Vote. Take someone to the poll on Tuesday!...n/t

Repuke Plants in Web Forums

I wish they would stop calling.

Have you been push-polled?

Anyone else in Cedar Rapids? Any details re who are the Dems running

Jefferson/Jackson dinner...

Have you seen Good Night, and Good Luck ?

In case anyone was still wondering about the blimps over the Twin Cities

2006 Minnesota Gubenatorial and Senate Candidate Websites

Tim Pawlenty silences internal debate at the DNR,

Can't stay logged in to DU

In The Columbus Disgrace: 44 Counties Will Break In New Voting Machines

Rep Pryce gets a serious challenge from County Commish

From a Bama boy to Texas ladies

Pics from the KKK rally? Anyone?

God has endorsed Prop 2

Working chimps retire in style

Venezuela reports US offer to collaborate in terror probe (???)

I am afraid to vote Tuesday

Kansas Board of Education to VOTE on GEOCENTRICISM

Their levees and our levees.....

Had an interesting conversation with an immigrant today

New post from Riverbend

Is violence in Paris, Argentina indicative of what U.S. will face?

(Newport Beach) Daily Pilot: Writer: U.S. should send aid not troops

One word I will never use again in conjunction with any candidate

Foes of Phelps fight ire with ire (GREAT IDEA!!)

Something to do with poor response of Katrina?

Daily show clips on

Anybody out there spoiling for an online fight?

CBC's current take on the present state and future of NOLA -- video link

I LOVE Warren Beatty!

Is Aleksander Boyd Venezuela's Achmed Chalabi?

Nate Clay is streaming LIVE now. What happened to the 'Listen Live' link?

Who would jesus torture?

Bill Maher, Pissing Off The Freepers.

What's the deal with Bill Wattenburg on KGO radio?

"Who would Jesus Torture?"

Remember the Eminem video about Bush? Anyone have a copy?

Britain marks 400 years since Gunpowder Plot

Think Progress Compares Bush's Summit of the Americas Trip to Clinton's

Where is the Outrage over Iraq? Jesus

Really great pictures from Daily Kos - Bush, Reid, Hillary, Cheney , etc.

Korea Herald: Eight-year-old physics genius enters university

High School Hoops Team Loses 112-2 (should they have kept playing?)

FEMA's Brown Resigned In Disgrace. His E-Mails Help Explain Why

Iraqi Doctors Beaten and Arrested in Haditha Hospital

'Jewish terrorist' serving 20-year sentence killed in U.S. jail

Blowback from the Iraq war . . .

LTTE “On Rice’s rights folly” Anniston Star, Alabama

Retired Nasa chimps enjoy the wild life

it's good to be white in amerika - kill two black children, drive off,

Here's a headline you won't see--Bush/Cheney Resigning

Iraq veterans at high school near me using BS propaganda on the kids

Question the War magnets and stickers. Nice idea! Check it out.

Pentagon says its only counting suicides of soldiers who die in theater

U.S.-Led Forces Attack al-Qaida in Iraq (uu... I have not seen

Killer Go Away

Nut on C-Span: Russians and French hauled out the WMDs

Juan Cole: Criminal for Bush to be quoting this "information"

WP, pg1: Rage of French Youth Is a Fight for Recognition

Cheney's Secert Jails

Intelligent Design?

Why didn't the Right give Harriet Miers an up or down vote??

Ohio: "It's lucky (Bush's) not on the ballot this year."

Barf Bag Time: JC Watts chimes in...

Heads Up -- Teddy Kennedy on Meet the Press

Sorry if this has been posted

Is there sometime of day or night that the Archives will be available?

LAT: The Road to Profit, Paved With Panties (Sorry -- couldn't resist!)

Bush Gets Booed at Nine Inch Nails Concert

I'm very disturbed that only 53% of Americans want Bush impeached if

NYT: France Has an Underclass, but Its Roots Are Still Shallow

Sunday Morning Blather about to begin

White New Orleans is coming back; Black New Orleans is moving out.

Who said Dems don't have solutions?

Treasonous republican flip-flop #122.

Treasonous republican flip-flop #123.

Gingrich blaming Dems in Congress for spending on 'This Week'

Treasonous republican flip-flop #124.

Wage Slaves Unite!! Great Profits are made off of Your Life.

Craig Ferguson: George Bush on Larry King , ifilm video

Armageddon ancient-early Christian church found in Israeli jail

Stephanopoulos Repeats Pro-GOP Memes, Panelist Calls John Kerry "Sick"

Ah, Xmas...

George Carlin

Thank you Nina Totenberg -- Shoots down Russert/GOP lie about justices

Spy Chief Accidentally Leaked CIA's Intelligence Budget

Kucinich: Dems, Don't Ignore the War, time for a true opposition party

Is there silence at Freeperville regarding the Scanlon Memo?

CNN Bush* & Da Silva giving joint statement. Live Now.

Chris Wallace "schooled" about FOX NEWS on FNS- BY HIS DAD!!!!!

Wasn't Dubya born in New Haven CT? Sam Donaldson just got it wrong.

Bush just said that Brazil needed to "convince its people"

Sen. Rockefeller on Wolf Blitzer, discussing "intelligence" matters

Wolf opens with NY Times article

Who'd you rather have a beer with - Bush/Blair/Howard or Hugo/Fidel/Lula

Anyone have info on the San Diego rally tomorrow with Cindy???

As much as I like Jimmy Carter, HE was the first mainstream politician

Frank Rich: The Mysterious Death of Pat Tillman

U.S. intelligence-pretty good idea info was false as early as 2002

The FBI Is Spying On You And Me

Democrats in the Senate and House should be SCREAMING MAD

OK, all you highly educated types.....

Bring the boys back home.

OK post what you REALLY think about the NYT!

Who can you trust?

duplicate - please remove

Dearest Senator Biden: BITE ME

Wolf Blitzer just read the Downing Street Memo to the UK Secy of Defense

Republicans have no Morals

Anyone watching the Fox pregame show?

We need a link for the Thom Hartman show.

You down with OPP?

In Brazil: "bush, Come Back To Hell!"

Responses to climate change threaten animals!

Does any company offer insurance against Republicans?

Is Jimmy Massey telling the truth about Iraq?

Democrats on the left corporation on the right.

What will * do for his own "Checkers Speech?"

The Forgotten of Africa, Wasting Away in Jails w/o Trial (PIC)

Frist urges germ spies (Action alert contacts here)

Roe v. Wade & Republican controlled Supreme Court

The Virginia GOP's Dirty Money - Follow the money from illegal immigration

15 dead, more than 150 injured in overnight Tri-State tornado

I love McCain...

Commentary from Bob Schieffer with a lot more depth

Jon Corzine's ex-wife got $100 million from their divorce --

U.S. Military Wants to Own the Weather (drive hurricanes)

Paul Krugman is a hoot!!!! Defending Imperial Nudity

Was/Is Vietnam Taught In Your High School History Classes?

Apparently Brazilians Have No Problem Comparing bush To Hitler!

FRONTLINE on Tuesday: "The Last Abortion Clinic"

Anyone watching the Author Call-in on CSPAN2?

Does anyone know where the link is

"Good Night and Good Luck" is still not playing in my city.

What lies beyond Thunderdome?

McDonalds not safe from Muslims' wrath around Paris

The "Tell Agent Mike Your Thoughts" so it can be used against you thread:

Senate passes five-year deficit-reduction bill

How did NYT get info re: Al-Libi

Corporations have to make really tough choices.

Is anyone following the S. Indiana tornado tragedy?

"FEC Research" - A Push-Poll org?

wouldn't it be interesting if the rest of the world embargoed the US

The France travel warning is not on the State Department website

2047 Reasons why the DSM is Important

NEVER back down from a Republican. No decorum results.

Wise Ass: It’s the Information Age

Christ-mas is on its way. Got that sinking feeling?

When is the Dem. party gonna define a strong agenda?

Why does Randi feel the need to bash.....

Why do billboards of 50 cent have to come down and pictures of

Fox News Sunday: Utter comedy!

Judy Miller and Pajamas Media (Kos)

Pharmacists denying Birth Control

About this GOP move to take citizenship rights away

Just saw Good Night & Good Luck-A Commentary

OMG! Laughable new right wing talking point!

CNN late edition Transcript:Wolf brings up Downing Street Memo

Blue Shield of CA HMO outsourcing medical care to Mexico -

oil profits and Iraq War "failure"

The Clenis, the root (pun intended) of all evil

"They blew up their poster boy''...Patrick Tillman quoted by Frank Rich

AP: Democrats press on for prewar Iraq report

An Anti-Suburb being built in Colorado

Open Letter to Fitzpatrick points to Bush Family Saudi Involvement

Corporate Radio - Bring on Christmas!!

"Quadriplegic Ellison Eyes State Senate"

Rockefeller to Wolf: Bush Admin stovepiped the intelligence.

What Will It Take For The Rest of the World to Call Bullshit on the USA?

Right Wingers Make Me Angry

Global warming is changing the Alps

Can someone help me out with this question!

If I wanted to be a Dictator of America

one year later, it's time to ask-- was John Kerry the best...

Cspan-Chavez Speech coming up

Have you noticed how everytime Bush meets with some leader in this country

Have you ever been threatened for not supporting Bush?

PBS needs a major ovehaul .. Where is the new programming?

If you knew that a meteor was going to hit the earth would your

This Is Why bush Was Pouting in Argentina! No naps, lunch and late to bed!

Videos-two comments I found irritating this morning

Roe v. Wade: Right wing myth shot to hell!

Blame The Democrats For Iraq

"Law enforcement can be fun!"---Farenheit 451 on TCM NOW!

Ohio was recounted last year, right??

Wow--Didn't Realize How Far Back This Thinking Goes.

More Proof BushCo Fixed the Facts + Cartoon "The Hard Facts"

Update: HMO agrees to pay for ill boy to visit specialist

Should Supermajority Rules Apply to SCOTUS Decisions

Freepers Freak At Hagel's Anti-Torture Stance

"Astronauts Want Asteroid Collision Plan"

"Bush Backing Still Sought in Close Races"

CIA Pressure

Cheney Lies! ThinkProgress has the proof.

Chavez, Castro undemocratic: Bush

Is this true? cell phone numbers will be released to telemarketing cos

Interesting comment I found on a website about "young" GWB

Roberts: An investigation means we have no confidence in The Troops

Please DU this poll

Need funny Bush pics for daughter's school project

wanna see what's happening to america?

60 Minutes tonight:

Here's a map from The Ctr for Reproductive Rights

Why do soo many RW gov't employees laud the private sector?

Fantastic BBC Documentary! The Power of Nightmares.

ACLU National Survey on Freedom, Tolerance and Equality - has

My daughter learned a lesson today! Good going church lady!

This country is out of control. Is this McCarthy Era Phase II?

Rove's Security Clearance Widely Questioned

Holy Crap. Local Fox affiliate is advertising tonights big story . . .

OK So my mom calls and says that the end of the world will come when

"Is America Still Red Vs. Blue, or Purpler?"

Bush admin roadless plan a fraud, denies Oregons input

By 18 Points, America Wants a Democratic Congress

Reform Ohio Now! Keep Kicked!

Gov. Mark Warner is on Cspan Q&A tonight.

Is this Legit? Marine who confessed to abuses lied to gain celebrity

GOP Sen Coburn: My party is guilty of Spending Kids Futures Away

Bush is in Brazil. Does he plan to stay there maybe to escape prosecution?

The FBI's Secret Scrutiny (creepy article)

Your prediction -- how will the unrest in France play out?

20 Questions About Impeaching a Vice President

Anyone wondering what Asscroft is up to these days?

FEMA is billing Louisiana?..How much has Florida repaid?

That's it, I'm becoming a REPUBLICAN! (watch video to learn how)

What did everyone here think of "The Fog of War"?

Just saw Good Night and Good Luck with early 30's aged friends

Combating Catastrophic Terror, A Security Strategy for the Nation

sending a package to Iraq

Clinton invades Iraq December 9, 2000 using PNAC plan ....

One more chance for Hillary, Lieberman, Schumer, et al?

How did you first hear about DU?

Newsday does 9-11

More Freeper Madness

Is a foreign country backing the cabal?????

Kerry this, Kerry that! I want to know this: What did Bush...

ATTTENTION!! A New TV News Network is on the way !!!!

Are Democrats losing the debate on War in Iraq?

Terry IDIOT!!!!

The loneliest appliance in my house the T.V.

Ed Schultz's old boss goes to AAR , shuts down Democracy Radio.

Biden: Alito should get up-or-down vote

Re: the Scanlon memo -

"Displaced Persons Compound" in Iraq. What Did The Nazis Call Them?

Should the term "catfight" be retired?

Looks like more than 2047 deaths to me

The History Channel is rewriting history tonight

Senator tells outsourced flight attendant to "stay home & be a mother"

"Red KKKarl Rover is a (shit ) stain on the White House."

"Category 7: The End of the World" - Making a very real problem silly...

Let us recap what right wingers want.. (In their perfect world)

Randi Rhodes getting dropped in Austin!!!!!

Has anybody ever read the Confederate Constitution?

Holy shit, Chavez is a radical...

In Reid's war room, the battle rages on

Is CNN trying to keep American public from knowing Bush is alienating them

Sincere question about Target vs Wal-Mart

You know what? I'm GLAD to be a teenager right now!

What should the Bush era be called?

It's Simple- They Want to Rule the World

Really creepy Sunday morning

Powerful, feisty, successful ... maybe that's why Dowd can't get a date

What do you do when a family member starts trashing liberals or democrats?

Bush knew, and document proves it!

9/11 was bush's meal ticket. Without it, we would have discovered

Laura Bush Admires Eva Peron's Dress ---pix->>>

If Abortion is criminalized, I will become an abortionist.

Dowd: Men Are In Over Their Heads

Coyotes living in urban areas, thankfully

John Kerry - part of the Game - an indictment ....

The nearly flawless Kerry...

I'm on my Republican Congressman Youth Advisory council and I need DU Help

Know your BFEE: Bush and bin Laden Clans Together in Bed

Full-Time Motherhood? How Selfish

anyone have any luck slow-cooking oatmeal in a crockpot...?

Need bread/roll recipes for Thanksgiving

Does anyone know how to thicken up lowfat yogurt?

lamb chops and brussels sprouts....

WP: Alito Is Called 'Sensitive' to Executive Power

Property of Guatemala's ex-president confiscated

Cruise passenger in pirate attack

Beatty Tries to Crash Schwarzenegger Rally (Beatty as the Shadow)

E-Mails Show Ex-Interior Official's Links to Lobbyist...

Azerbaijan parties cry foul ahead of polls-- Al Jazeera

Passport to Health Care At Lower Cost to Patient(HMOs send some to Mexico)

NYT: Report Warned Bush Team About Intelligence Doubts

Newly Released Data Undercut Prewar Claims

Panicky Bush slinks away from Chavez

Toughguy stuff Bush's No. 2 gives no quarter and plays for all the marbles

US should refund Iraq for Halliburton work: UN watchdog

Police arrest dozens as French urban violence flares again (AFP)

(UN) Audit says US should repay Iraq ($280 Million) (BBC News)

LAT: Asia's Power Surging at U.S. Expense

Where is Italia Federici? (Abramoff/Gail Norton/CREA/Payola)

Mich. Democrats Blast Nominating Process

U.S.-Led Forces Attack al-Qaida in Iraq (uu... I have not seen

Juan Cole: Sunni Constitution Drafter Killed

Iran offers to expedite Iraq pipeline

Iran Offers to Expedite Iraq Pipeline

(Bill) Clinton urges better foreign relations

Residents Flee on Second Day of Iraq Fight

China revives dreams of Kampot mega-dam

UN envoy urges probe into secret US prison allegations

White House Letter: In Latin America, messy foray for Bush

LAT: Some Debate Whether Rove Should Retain Top-Secret Clearance

Hagel: Torture exemption would be mistake

Senate passes five-year deficit-reduction bill

‘I got bombs, he got bombs. I got more bombs than he got’

Taliban chief calls for unity against US (Jihad)

Bush rebuked by the hand of God --(Señor Peligro (Mr Danger) )

Agents 'shielded' from torture charges

Prospects Appear Dim for Initiatives In California

Bush speech in Brazil to promote democracy

Cripes! Tornados in Southern Indiana

Republicans differ on Bush response to CIA leak inquiry

Six Syrian Officers Summoned in Hariri Probe

The Niger connection - the same shady Italian intelligence broker

Intel Probe: The Yellowcake Mystery (FBI did NOT interview Martino)

Road to riches? Hualapai, English cowboy in showdown over whether to pave

Landslides triggered by aftershock in Pakistan (urgent aid needed!)

Democrats Seek Report on Prewar Iraq Intel

House-to-house fighting reported during major U-S-led offensive in

March demands accountability of Gretna police action.

180 terrorists escape to Syria at start of Operation Steel Curtain

French Muslim group issues fatwa against rioting

CNN: GOP senator criticizes White House torture stance

Before Rearming Iraq, He Sold Shoes, Flowers (U.S. oversight questioned)

Rioting Moves Inside Paris City Limit (Molotov cocktail near Gare du Nord)

Rage of French Youth Is a Fight for Recognition

Terrified Residents Flee Iraq Fighting

Darkening Mood Overtakes Baghdad Bookstore

Rasmussen: Kaine 49% Kilgore 46%

Biden: Alito Filibuster Seems Unlikely

Police Find Bomb-Making Factory in Paris

FBI Patriot Act Plan Concerns Lawmakers

CNN/AP: Immigrant (Hispanic) workers stiffed for Katrina work (very sad)

Bush Backing Still Sought in Close Races

Medicare drug plan a medical maze

Bush takes shot at Venezuelan leader on trade

Cheney in the Bunker

UPDATE 4-Indiana tornado kills 23, injures at least 220

Sam Donaldson: Cheney knew what Lewis Libby was doing with reporters

Source of impeachment banner remains unknown

Calif. GOP Seeks Religious Push (churches campaigning for Arnold)

TIME: A White House Without Rove? (the news here: not "if," but "when")

In Reid's war room, the battle rages on

Daschle argues Bush presidency 'essentially over'

Arab Fighters Trouble Innocent Outsiders

Is Jimmy Massey telling the truth about Iraq? (Marine atrocities made up?)

Remodeling my kitchen. Anyone ever use Home Depot or Lowes Services

Shhh...North by Northwest is on

time to make the donuts.

Cruise passenger in pirate attack

Hal kin ewe tale wind U hat 2 mulch 2 drank?

Sugar alert.

OMG - roflmao must read - "Actress Injured Rehearsing 'Accident' Song" -

Scarface is on Bravo

How many people here are on MySpace?

Self delete...sorry

We have houseguests. I do NOT like them.


Does anyone else here have a painful crush on Heidi?

I am forming a DU antipasto department....

For Women Only. Severe hot flashes.

I am forming a DU apathetic department....

Women: a question

I made a musical find that saved me $290.00!! And got a Christmas

I just saw the movie "Crash"

Men: Squeaky clean poll

Good night

Mr. Vice President

Help me finish my beer....

My dog just farted right in my face.

Looking back on the criticism SW: EP 3 got for it's political content,

HEY Loungers...what's up with never hitting the "Recomend" button?


A big Trojan.

..Beware of the jagerbull...

Where is the Nighthawks thread Heidi????

I have a true story that will creep you out.

I'm tired, pissed off , fed up and going to bed.

Hey, I found a picture of your mother.

Ok nappy poo time back when the light shines in the window

What rolls down stairs

I'm not tired, happy, and not going to bed...


I'm so old, I just referenced Mad Dog.

I'm tired, goofy and going to...

I've been a *bad* lounge girl tonight, so I'm putting myself to bed!

Susan Tedeschi and Jackie Greene!

Time for e Blazing Saddles thread. By gar, it's been a while...

I expect your prayers for Kaine and Corzine this Tuesday

Any other vietnam vet's children out there who can't get over it?

Finance quote of the week

Long Island Iced Tea + Jagerbull = AWESOME!

Simpsons Halloween special is tonight! Ask FOX Network anything!

Stomach Flu, great way to clean your body....

At the Pizza Parlor tonight....

My headache is finally gone!

Google, Wow

The Doobie Brothers on "What's Happening!"---Cheesily awesome.

LMAO! Amazon Reviews Of Scooter Libby's "Novel"

My "republican treason" posts:

This not the enemy. (song lyrics)

"the why" of "the look"

Reid's Wardrobe Malfunction

Oklahoma School loses basketball game 112-2 !

Retired Nasa chimps enjoy the wild life

My *5047th* post -- What the hell's wrong with my Firefox.... CPU hog!

I think a cat just adopted me.

It's 8:45 am. I am craving PIZZA!

Just bought one of these grills:

"We saw a pteradactyl at the museum but it didn't have a jet pack."

Going out to the bar last night has turned my brain into mush

Anyone watching the Fox pregame show?

Bud E. Luv ........... The Greatest Lounge Lizard.

Good Sunday Morning, Everybody!

My house got broken into...

Help!!!! If you ever took Anatomy & Physiology..

Due to work I have been off DU for two weeks, I am so happy to be back.

Clean up GLBT.

Frist urges germ spies

I think a cat just castrated me.

Intelligent Design and Project Steve.

Someone took a really lousy senior picture...

My cats are having a time today....

"The good thing about an ex-husband is...."

Where does the term "Moonbat" come from?

Vikings! Raping and Pillaging on the History Channel!

anyone do tarot or psychic readings here??

I have 4 songs on my computer that start with the word "Boogie"

Only 49,352 more words till I make the 50k novel race....

La Danian Thomlinson has FOUR TD's in todays game so far!


"Say your ABC's backwards, skip a letter."

An amazing, uplifting story of coincidence I HAVE to share with you:

He who makes a beast out of himself, gets rid of the pain of being a man

Admit it: You are a closet Bush fan

Anyone else considering going to church this morning?

It's 2:45 pm. I am craving PIZZA! ......So I got some.

It's 4:20 on the east coast...

I am forming a DU athletic department....

Baby Panda is being very cute right now!

Anyone ever used one of these?

I just watched a show on the History Channel about the Vikings

For my Lounge Lizard friends: A pic of the Manhattan Beach Pier.....

Sweet Victory. Kansas finally beats Nebraska after a 36 yr losing streak.

*I* am the one who impregnated matcom! And I am his daughter.

Billy Bob Thornton

Eagles fans, you've got your own version of Randy Moss...

Dwight Yoakam should never take his hat off

I'm Bender Bending Rodrigez and I hate you all !

Paris Hilton's boyfriend offers homeless man $100 to dump soda on himself

Advance apology to MrsGrumpy

I ask for some advice

Why do we adore cheesey songs?

Ladies, would you wear these?

Which movie should I go see this afternoon??

The man is huge... He is going to get some penetration.....


Bomb Squad Robot Rescues Pet Bird

Khephra's kitty namesake; if only every homeless pet were so lucky!

I have decided not to TiVo the fundie nutcase episode of Trading Spouses

Just Ordered A Chateaubriand Roast From Omaha Steaks

George Bush falling

Whose cellmate would you most hate to be?

Try not to laugh...

What is your favorite cheese?

5 hours in honolulu

So, I'm 19 now

These days we really need humor

So I just spent the entire weekend uploading my CDs to my computer

TV Alert: Family Guy.

ROCK CHAULK JAY-HAWK!! Kansas beats Nebraska IN FOOTBALL!!

Time To Start Another Kitty Kat Picture Thread

Who will win the Heisman?

My sisters shed just blew away in the wind.

Any DUers drink Pomegranate Bellinis?

what are the best & worst movies you have seen in the last month

For movies, who do you trust more: Critics or People of the Norm?

Our President, Fluffy Chuckle Fanny

Pssst...Matcom is PREGNANT! Don't tell anyone, K.

And then they all died... Movies that end badly.

My *200th* post--Ask me anything!

I am so grateful!

What's up with CBS? Category 7 - The End of the World??

What is your favorite Neil Young cd?

Ouch, this was a bad break-up

Small towns are sooo friendly

Going to Sonic for breakfast. Anybody want anything?

Would you date this person?

Heading out the the NE Ohio DU meet up.....

my mother in law has esophageal cancer

Nighthawks XXXII (dial-up warning)

I'm kinda at loose ends for Thanksgiving

What SPORTS myths, notions, and clichés annoy you to death?


Grannie says adios

remember that stereotype about cheerleaders being highly sexed??

I'm getting very sick of hearing, "At the end of the day..." Are you?

Before posting something, ask yourself, "Who cares?"

Argh!!!!!!!!! My FEMAnsion for a fly swatter!!!

Boston Meet-up Pictures?

Anyone have an Indian curry chicken recipe to share?

Escaped Pit Bulls Attack Six in Illinois

what is the strangest political event/occurence that you recall?

Vote for WORST NFL Uniforms

Remember when I told you guys about my College and National Coming Out Day

Ian McDiarmid is fucking PERFECT as the Emperor!

If Alito Is Confirmed, Does This Mean That DU Women....

How long will it take the Admins to correct this mistake? "unavailble"

Vin Diesel has two speeds: walk and kill. (And other fun Vin Diesel facts)

going in for my Peace Corps interview this week...any advice??

What was (or is) your life's goal?

Hallmark Channel - Direct TV 312 - one hour "World of faith and values"

What percent of Christians claim belief because they fear the dark side of

Oh, the ironing!! (Gotta love that "Christian" ignorance)

Why did Jesus die again? And was His death worth it in the end?

Out of the closet, out of the pulpit (op-ed piece by defrocked minister)

there seems to be a bunch of Gay TV stations around

Straightening out distinctions between gay, lesbian

Question about the NBA Talent Level

Muhammad Ali will receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Boxing: Klitschko/Rahman off!

joepa-terno we ARE penn state n/t

Todays Jets game proves 1 thing

Any one else watch UFC last night?

TO apparently also brawled with an Eagles player in the training room

So how dangerous is this?

The perfect adoption (with pics)

Suggestions for SAFE dog chews and toys? (for a giant kitty)

Pet planning & trusts

An amazing, uplifting story of coincidence I HAVE to share with you:

My strange dream

I had to post this here. It's twisted, yet wicked fun!

Some food for thought

Tay Tay - What's up with the NY Times article tomorrow?

Time for a shot of positive attitude

I was just at and reading what they were saying

Self Delete

All great men have enemies.

Okay, more good news.

Please recommend this thread. (Vote Anyway)


Interesting thread about Ed Schultz

Great article about Senator Kerry in the ::choke:: Union Leader

Interesting article in the Globe today

Did anyone notice this person doesn't have a star?

wisteria, if you're on, look out!

Anyone know the answer to this? (IWR / inspectors timing)

Finally got the JK photos from NH rally...

John Kerry Meetups Starting in Lowell, MA

EuropeGirl, check in sweetie!

Kerry bashing alert: This week

A little stolen election rebuttal

Ahm, guys, we need to talk.

Can you tell the difference between film and digital?

Would you buy an extended warranty for a digital camera?

New post from Riverbend

Time to bring out Richard Clark

Former DeLay Aide Calls Christian Activists "Wackos." Will They Notice?

Is Aleksander Boyd Venezuela's Achmed Chalabi?


Disagreement on the Iraq War

Meanwhile, back at the 2006 Congressional elections. On their own terms.

Heck of a thought... for photoshoppers.

Iraq War Based on Lies Obtained Through Torture

State Battles Likely if Roe Overturned A/P Article...interesting

Question..... How come Iraq has to borrow money to

55%-37% Democrats over Republicans for Congress

Russert brought up the NYT article re: bogus info!

53% of Americans Support Chimpeachment;

Bill Bennett Lectures the Left on Morals

Bush Tax Reform Panel recommendations "an unsalable hash, a dog"....

John and Elizabeth Edwards' upcoming schedule:

Al Franken Book

Tim Kaine on Capital Sunday (Leon Harris' Show) right now

Storm ahead for Blair, could add woes for Bush.

Reagan's FAA Security Chief Blasts Plan To Allow Small Knives On Planes

UN ignored corruption findings, claims Bolton

Missing wife undermines Governator

If you have missed Dood Abides or Bood Abides and his posts....

Steven Johnson of Heritage opened his mouth on smirk/Chavez

Do you think Bush still believes God is talking to him?

Why does D.U. and the left "eat it's own"?

Sam Donaldson falsely sez, Dubya "Born in West Texas". Email Tweety!

McGlauglin Group: Clift & Page vs Buchanan & Zuckerman

LA hurricane clean up may take a little longer than expected.

Top White House staff ordered to take ethics refresher course

Will GW BUSH play the part of SPICCOLI in Meirs led Ethics Class 101?

Lingering question about Rove and indictments

Spy story that has enmeshed Bush: Sunday Times

Call Jerry Kilgore; ask why they put out a fake voter guide

Alito Getting The Royal Pre$$titute Treatment

Commercial idea for an area where the Religious Reich is

Ever listen to "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me" on NPR?

Alexander King: May this House be Safe from Tigers

Join the Midnight Fraud Squad for CA special election this Tuesday

God Bless Kennedy.

VA Governor's Race is Crucial - This Tuesday

W.J. asked why Chalabi was coming to D.C. to see Rice & Snow

Austin paper: Why some did not share fate of DeLay(indicted/not indicted)

Hillary special on msnbc right now

bushgang has in prison the only scientist that can stop plague

‘Gulag’ leak from CIA men

What was the defining moment?

I don't see how TORTURE can help us at all...

This Week: Stephanopoulos

ABC Poll: 2006 Favors the Dems in 2006

Panama angry over US weapons left along canal

My letter became an essay - What do you think?

One Picture. A Thousand Words.

Inside Washington


Freeper Alert

"You have to have a wristband to listen to the governor?" Bening asked...

Der Gropinator: A referendum on ME? NO, it's a referendum on YOU!

The Kind of Leadership America Desperately Needs Today-

If Roe is overturned imagine the warzone statehouses will become

Paul Hackett Shirtless

Impeachpac born on 11/04. Site now indicates $20,000

This Republican Talking Point Is DRIVING ME NUTS!

HAHAHAAAAAAA! Jeanine Pirro tries to raise money from Hillary!!

Bush Administration: Parade of lies (Bob Shrum)

Harry has a posse! image, grab it, use it!

A question re Robert's claim his committee was "planning" to meet.

Ah, so *this* is where the flowers were going to come from?

Agree or not? The longer * stays in office, the more he drags down the Rs.

John Edwards in Chicago; Will Keynote @ Chicago Coalition for the Homeless


Interesting to see who voted against his/her party on the budget bill

If the Supreme Court becomes right wing, we should weaken it

Okay - The word "STUNT" with google hits

Dear "Virginia".....2.2 Million

So now the idiot- in- chief speaks in Brazil and tells all

Dem Kaine Ahead in Polls - Does that mean he will lose, like Kerry?

From kos, Hastert is linked to Abramoff scandal.

Can Bush "rebuild his battered presidency without his Boy Genius?"

Repub Strategist: Plame repercussions will "fade in the next few weeks"

Gore/Clinton 2008

Cheney Pushes senators for exemption to cia torture ban.

What is the one thing that bonds Republicans together? And that separates

Dean, Conyers, McKinney expected at March to Gretna on Monday.

Time to arrest Chalabi

Who's going to whore it up on today's talk shows?

McCain "doesn't know if that's a reason to" remove Rove security clearance

Warren Beatty blocked from entering Schwarzenegger campaign rally

A message for the religious wackos -- from Tom Delay's group

Reviving the Carol Mosley Braun run for President

Parade Mag Front Page --- 200 Million dollar Bridge to Nowhere

Iowa 2008.

Democratic Presidential Candidates: "We wuz duped."

Nora Ephron: Is Bush medicated?

Let's talk impeachment.

Nation article by ex-fed prosecutor builds case for impeachment.

Who has MSNBC Phone Number? It's not listed on web page

Election 2005: DUers, tell me how your close state/local races are playing

TIME: A White House Without Rove? (The road to departure being paved?)

True or False : 9/11 changed everything.

Bush voters in the wild

WA Post: 55% polled want Dem Congress in 2006, 37% Repub (via C&L)

CNN's Dana Bash Lies about Chavez Speech

Greatest crossover appeal of possible Dem Pres candidates

Will George W. Bush be impeached?

Right Wing Extremist Forums

Our Government has been taken over - who here thinks that this

If their is some type of conflict with some country ...

Who remembers the political environment around McGovern in 1972?

Why (misogynist) Krauthammer Doesn’t Get It - (Alito)

If Bush** had any dignity, he'd resign now and spare the nation the shame.