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Archives: December 11, 2005

Sexual revolution sweeps across China. HIV, divorce & abortion rates soar.

St. Petersburg Times, 12/11: Tortuous excuses on torture

NYT: Newly Bankrupt Raking In Piles of Credit Offers

NYT/Kristoff: Bush Meets St. Peter..... WONDERFUL read!

Dinosaur OPEC Still Roars (UPI)

Charley Reese: We'll Miss Saddam

As Boomers Age, Legacy Doubts Surface

War-Mood Metrics

Mass-Produced Individuality

The Totally Religious, Absolutely Democratic Iraqi Constitution

Pssst. How much to buy Washington?

Absurd's the word: Condoleezza Rice versus Harold Pinter

Torture and the Lawless “New Paradigm”

Knee-jerk immigration reform

San Diego Untion Tribune: No to torture

The WAR on Christmas Subterfuge

The Fair Employment Mark

The Global Savings Glut

Into harm's way : America sinks to the moral level of Saddam

Wikipedia needs safeguards that work

Following the 9/11 money

St. Petersburg Times, 12/11: A whiff of Watergate in the air

Madness About a Method: The Politicizing of Science

NYT: Present at the Disintegration (of Iraq)

Why Washington is Playing with Fire--Joe Klein

The Chimp: "He's looking for ideas"

Rich: It takes a Potemkin Village

Torture and the Constitution

Vote for Time magazine person of the year

Worldwide Flat Taxes

The Next Retirement Time Bomb

Market manipulation of precious metal stocks on Friday.

Iran Invites US to Bid on New Power Plant

Greenpeace Uncovers U.S. Plot to Kill Kyoto

Army searches for chemical weapons dumped in ocean from WWI to 1970

Would we sequester significant carbon if we stopped recycling wood fiber?

Israel accuses EU of breaching international terror law

Palestinians export crops from Gaza ex-settlements

Hiding behind a crystal

Israeli professor awarded Nobel Prize in Stockholm

Gallery traces anti-Semitism in political cartoons

Letter to Senator Clinton, from Human Rights Watch.

Bradblog: OH Divinity Student on Hunger Strike to Stop HB 3

FL: Touchy voting issue returns - Volusia to decide on touch-screens

Who will uncover the Election Fraud?

Election Fraud, Reform, News & Related Events for Sunday, 12-11-05

Has anybody here compiled info or googled "diebold lobbyist"?

Ohio IS my back yard! NATIONAL PROTEST vs. HB3 - Voter Suppression Bill

Coup d'etat Redux in Ohio!

First Steps to Election Reform

How easy is it to Steal an Election?

Activists unite! Why make change so difficult?

Petition to Save Tookie Williams

DEMS to challenge Bono in Freeperside co.-CA45

Group says military could get Santa Rosa Island

I received a "Save our Emergency Rooms" Initiative Petition in mail

What are the Democrats doing to

Can I ask for some help on a poll in the Muscy Journal

Drinking Liberally to host State Sen. Jarrett Barrios Wed. Dec 14th

Are there any 533 MHz FSB P4's that do hyperthreading?

Stop Yahoo Groups from Stalking You

Hey Ohioans!!!!!

Bradblog: OH Divinity Student on Hunger Strike to Stop HB3

Ohio considers special license plates for sex offenders

Bay Area New Democrats December Dinner. Tues Dec 13.

Christmas blows up in the end, ya'll know that, right?

Deja vu? The Christmas War of 2004

Bumper Sticker on my State Senator's SUV: "If you think health care is...

Hey Friends of Bill W. have you seen these links?

A personal manifesto

Replay of Fourth Estate Radio Show at 1am!

(yes CHRISTmas party not holiday party)

Any word on the hostages? Today was the deadline. n/t

The state should not have the right to take a life.

'Integrity' tops online dictionary's searches

Breaking news: Gov. Schwarzenegger to allow clemency for Tookie!

I have a really difficult (hypothetical) situation to ponder

hol - i - day (noun)

2142 Reasons why the DSM is Important

Three massive explosions at London Oil Refinery

Bush -on the Constitution; 'It's just a goddamned piece of paper'

MI6 and CIA 'sent student to Morocco to be tortured' (new one)

Anyone know anything about this Michael Moore "hypocrisy"

EU concealed deal with US to allow 'rendition' flights

Listen Live Now to 30+yr-old progressive talk show - 'Open Line'

It's 1:30AM and Rush Limbaugh is talking to me

The One Dem Who Voted to Table "Culture of Corruption Resolution":

What 'War on Christmas'?

We Need a Constitutional Amendment to Fix our Election System!

Paper Ballots NOW! Hand Counts NOW!! IMPEACHMENT NOW!!! n/t

US "peace mom" Sheehan in new play by Nobel winner

satellite picture of the blast in the UK

Bush - Guilty of High Treason???...

Ilene Prusher from Christian Science Monitor on MSNBC reporting from...

New TALKING POINTS for us......we need to do this

First they came for the welfare.

Is Bush a Moonie?

9/11 - The swiss army knife of excuses

Liberal Vermont Has Most Iraq Soldiers Per Capita

SHARON: Ready by the end of March for possible strikes on IRAN Condi's Trail Of Lies

Gee, Karl Rove looks like he's on the Rush Limbaugh diet?

China's Shocking Dog and Cat Fur Trade.

'Integrity' tops Web dictionary's lookups

Republicans are all starting to look alike

How much do those plastic bracelets cost?

Dinosaur OPEC Still Roars

Israel to attack Iran in March 2006

Who is more advanced? China or US?

3 Hispanic Senators now in US Senate

Viveca Novak article

Principal Suspends Spanish-Speaking Boy

LUSKIN's spin to the press includes verifiable LIES

FRIST, still big liar: Continues To Mislead on Stock Sale

'Integrity' Tops Web Dictionary's Lookups

My prediction for New Orleans

Freedom is on the march ..... say the wrong thing in Afghanistan and die?

Has Anyone Read Diane Wilson's "An Unreasonable Woman" ?

Medford single mother called back to active duty in Iraq

Wow, did you see Laura Ingraham on "Reliable Sources"? Ick.

NOLA Mayor blames slow relief response on Washington "CONSTIPATION"

Do yout think the neothugs want to reinstate the draft?

Company to Workers: We Can't Afford to Provide Health Insurance

Free beer, Howard Dean, and an open bar.

I love Thom Hartmann, "We're being Screwed."


I was waiting to see which would be first to run the Repub Internet ad ?

First we need to get our asses out of Iraq, Second we need to

Live fundie end times Christmas drama

Christmas at the WH and Jesus is nowhere to be found

Is it my computer or is DU really slow loading pages this a.m.?nt

A Meterorite Crashed Down On the WH Today (NYT)

"...CIA 'Sent student to Morocco to be tortured'"

"Bronx Tale" star Lillo Brancato Jr. held in police shooting.

The United States of America is 'intellectualizing' torture.

WP:What 'War on Christmas' (Great Read!!)

Without victory in 2006 IMPEACHMENT is off the table. . .

Shellfish gives me gout (Rant)

Iraq: women protest draft constitution due to loss of women's rights

Are there Secret Laws we don't know about?

Sacred Terror: The Global Death Squad of George W. Bush

Ho-LieDays: O'Reilly Caller vs. Waitstaffer vs. O'Rile-'em-up

Racial tension erupted into violence in Sydney

Why do Repukes laugh at death, destruction, and terrible things?

Republican dummy on Face the Nation taling about Liebermann.

5000-strong riot erupts in Sydney, attacking anyone Middle Eastern

Barack vs. McCain?

More CIA planes spotted in Malta flying suspects to EU for interrogation

Why we should all be thankful this holiday season.

Get Used to it Children, The USA is NEVER Leaving Your Country...

Family Upset Over Marine's Body Arriving As Freight

Can Mommy Know Best?

Iraq PM hopeful Allawi eyes 6 mln bpd of oil production in 4 years

Iraq ex-PM (still CIA) Allawi eyes old job

Meat vs. Tookie

JORDAN: Iraqi expats urged to vote in elections - Irony alert!

Did you know that there is a DU gathering in L.A. today?

Frist says he's ready to use Nuclear Option-I Say Let Him "DO IT!!!"

the ongoing murdering of Amtrack by the bushgang

Milwaukee's Voucher Scandal

H*ppy H*olidays DU!

(VIDEO) SNL's tribute to Richard Pryor

Once And For All

I watched "Its a Wonderful Life" I in trouble.....

My Personal War on Christmas.

Bush trotted out Snow the secretary of the Treasury or is it commerce...

"Spend Your Life Away"

having a senior moment - quick, what was the new term the

US Oil Industry seeks to derail Kyoto

Is the vote in Iraq even relevant ?

US awards deals for post-war Iraq on march 10 2003

Psychiatry Ponders Whether Extreme Bias Can Be an Illness.(Bush?)

DU this MSNBC Poll- Do you believe there is really a "war on Christmas"?

Took the fam to church this AM...

Separated at birth: Karl Rove & Mark David Chapman

Torture forum, Boston, Monday (Reps. Conyers, Meehan, Moran, others)

No one could have foreseen using planes as weapons...oh really?

Even my liberal friends are falling for this "War on Christmas" crap

a question for those concerned about authoritarianism in schools

Nancy Emerson letter:

Killed sparrow to go on display

Why does everyone seem to care so much about Eugene McCarthy?

Ease of Internet sales fueling historical artifact thefts

Cindy Sheehan Goes to Downing Street

Waxman: Does He Also Have the Goods on Rumsfeld and Cheney?

I Support The Troop + A Jesus Fish +............

The so called war against Christmas is not being waged by atheists

"A message from homeless New Orleanians" - Katrina victims buy ad in paper

George Bush, what do you say? How many LIES did you tell today? ---pix->>>

What's up with the porn advertisement?

War Anonymous. Recognizing and Going Beyond Addiction

Am watching rerun of speech by Gore on global warming. I can't help but w

Rachel Maddow on "The Situation with Tucker Carlson" question

An Insurance "Click"

Mark Levine's Christmas message: repug hypocrites

Bird-dogging Hillary / The anti-war movement steps it up.

Plameologists: Did anyone else see this important NYT correction?

What company did Plame work for (in the middle of a puke debate)

New definition for MPG:

Time: "What Viveca Novak Told Fitzgerald"

Hardball Special - Plame & Pre-War Intelligence - Tonight

Curbing the Puppy Trade

In Okemos MI we pulled up to

There WAS a War on Christmas...

Albert Einstein - A True Liberal

Looks like Chimpy's speech last week was a bust

Tonight, the game America waits for: The Lions on the frozen tundra.

Racial tension sparks Sydney riots

At least we're not ruled by the 'Islamo-Fascists'

Gee, can't you just smell that democracy growing in Iraq?

can't we at least drape the breast of the porn ad?

Sorry everyone, but it's time for you to leave DU

HardBall Special Unraveling the CIA Leak case NOW!.. N/T

US Christian Peace makers call Bush's bluff (Guntanamo Bay)

Impeach Bush Sign, One of Many

The psychedelic secrets of Santa Claus

treasure of baghdad latest posts on his most excellent adventure

toons, sorta - delete - sorry, couldn't figure out how to post them eom

Saudi billionaire stock owner brags of manipulating FOX NEWS coverage

New Orleans, From a Freeper's Perspective

I wrote a college paper a few years ago that I found while cleaning

Bill O'Reilly

Drowned city cuts its poor adrift

I just ate the flesh of a dead turkey--am I gonna die?

Who has lost a job lately?

Whining Freeps: Not Ennuf Wrappin' Paper With JEEESUS On It!

Selling trust in a bottle (literally)

Powerful NYT editorial: "We are about to lose New Orleans."

Did anyones Airamerica station go off this weekend?

NYC School Shows How To Bait, Trap Rats

Republicans going on on the attack by harping about Dean...

In Vitro Meat

Peaceful protesters are labeled terrorists by FBI

Company To Workers: Light Up And You're Fired (Scotts Miracle- Gro)

Poems written by the late Sen.Eugene McCarthy

my 97 year old father just realized that some churches will not be open

The Anti-Rape Condom

Algeria, US seek end of UN weapons inspection program in Iraq

Repub lawyer suing to prevent N.O. election delay

Go Get Em Andy!!!!

Breaking on Plame Gate: Rove's Lawyer "Forgot" too!

* sings with Dr. Phil - photos

Say it Sen. Boxer!! - Thank goodness for AAR.

Caption Laura and *

Frist: "Degrade vs Torture vs Hurt"

"The Slow Poisoning of America [and Canada] "

Pombo says his public lands garage sale bill is "non-negotiable"

I support immediate withdrawl. From Japan and Germany.

Federal Marijuana Monopoly Challenged (WAPO)

Picture of my great gay brother and his partner made me weep.

Chaney as God!

Support Steven Greenfield anti-war green party running against Clinton.,

A new milestone in Iraq. 2000 dead since "Mission Accomplished".

Theory of Incompetent Design: Was God on OxyContin When He Made Us?

Listen To This Please !!!

Tweety drools over McCain and Giuliani

why cant we speak up for anti war candidates here on the DU?

WP: Why -- and in what way -- the timing of Luskin-Novak

A 'Silent Exodus" from Iraq--500,000 Iraqi refugees in Syria (Toronto Star

Who watched Hardball special tonight on * Admin linking 9-11

Well, It Looks Like The Novak Testimony Does NOTHING For Karl.

Doonesbury was great today...everything is 9/11's fault

Questions about Grand Juries

Friends with benefits. Booty calls. Is this what dating has become?

Please take Doonesbury's straw poll - What's your role in the War on Xmas

2nd post on anti war candidate just got locked. Can somebody explain what

So I'll say it for the Thousandth TIME!!!!

AP: Groups spar over immigration issues outside of LA-area Home Depot

Extreme Makeover-Propaganda Edition

Dear Gov. Dean -- Beyond a wall for “The Fallen Legion” …

All Things Reconsidered Radio Program By Bruce Burch At 10pm EST....

What would Eric Cartman do?

Have *ANY* "Come Out" Yet?-- Viveka NOVAK,M.PUDGE/Russert n/t

Since when are Green Party Candidates a Taboo Subject on DU?

I hate to ask but could you DU this poll in my local newspaper?

Fire alarm went off during Mitt Romney's speech. Event canceled.

Oh man Bush's approval rating has bounced back strongly!

Another angle on the "War on Christmas" -- The employees.

Have you noticed that the message of peace and goodwill

We SHOULD give all our Humvees to the New Iraqi Army

Martin Dyckman: A whiff of Watergate in the air

Harold Pinter, 2005 Nobel Prize Literature, writes Bush a speech!

Rest In the Peace you loved so much, Eugene J. McCarthy

once and for all: meat eating is the cause of most human illness

Amused to Death

The Geminid meteor shower is coming this week

I was wondering what happened Kenny Boy and the crooks from Enron...

A third of people hide debt from their partners

Do you know what 'integrity' means? A lot of people don't...

Bush Has Done Iran's Dirty Work for Them

Does everyone have their orgy partners and sacrificial animals ready for

Reuters: Still no Schwarzenegger word on gang leader's fate

computer help please

This Holiday Season Please Consider the Children of Iraq

Everyone wants to be a cat, but wants everyone else to be a lap dog.

The threat of the United States being occupied by a foreign power

Evil Song: "There's no place like home for the HOLIDAYS"

The Center for Disease Control has issued a warning

David Brooks on MTP

Just on CNN- 50% death rate from bird flu

Michael Berg (beheading victim's father) to run for Congress

Reason For Iraq War: Oil For Euros

On the upcoming execution of Tookie Williams

Joke:This may have gone around before, but it was new to me.

Church bought building with adult video store to shut it down

Must read cover article in new Newsweek: Bush In The Bubble

Penis scalpels, leather strappados, enemas - CIA and MI6 torture games

Looking for information on the Christian Coalition

Domestic military intelligence article...who watches the 'watchers' ?

Federal Government has 900,000 secret employees.

How come murderers & rapists get easy death yet the homeless slowly rot?

Mexico Abolishes Death Penalty

Bastard Republicans!

What is the emotional hook that the Repub. party has on its voters?

Cindy Sheehan is on Book TV on CSPAN

Today's Doonesbury-"911 scapegoat"

There's something to learn from Murtha that has nothing to do with Iraq

An Open Letter to Jerry Falwell - from AUs Barry W. Lynn re: War on Xmas

Panicky Bush slinks away from Chavez

Christmas? Bah! Humbug!

Anybody on DU who voted for Gene McCarthy in '68?

The Inherent Problems in Indigenous Health

Despite the "Christmas" flak

Australian news: "Airline bomb claim unravels" re: Air Marshal shooting

War on Christmas : Papal attack !

Is A. Chalabi on the ballot in Iraq this week?? nt

The Pentagon is underreporting the number of American soldier casualties i

Junior's approval rating up to 40%??

Fweepers applauding bashing people of Middle Eastern appearance thread

President Clinton

Heads up on Face The Nation: Murtha vs. Sessions

The Twelve Steps of War Anonymous

Tookie and "Pokie": An Editorial Cartoon by Mark Fiore

Statement by Ralph Nader on the Passing of Sen. Eugene McCarthy

The 341 meeting with our creditors . . .

News Media Tricks

* Condi Torture TOONs *

Now we have Secret Laws???? WTF??? When/How did this happen??

Join the Vast Left Wing Conspiracy - Originating in Texas

Is Lindsey Graham for real?

Salt Lake City news:"Christian soldiers battle the 'War on Christmas' "

What would you rather do?

Check your fire,check your fire.


A New Perspective on Iraq....Please read, Dems are playing with fire!

freedom of speech

HOW THE BEATLES SAVED MY ASS! (Warning: ACTUALLY About Catholicism!)

How to end War on Christmas BS: Send O'Reilly a fruitcake and

Marine L/Cpl Andrew Patten, 19 yrs old, Arrives Home From Iraq.....

Lieberman's Op-Ed printed in the houston chronicle.

What does this mean? Truly

No one deserves to die.

Pass it on... This page is the 'sine qua non' of Pinter's Nobel Speech...

WaPo:"Post-Taliban Free Speech Blocked by Courts, Clerics" Author jailed

Is the Jack Abramoff scandal getting ready to explode with New details?

If The McCaine Torture Provision Passes Will Bushco Comply?

MUST READ- bush to turn Iraq over to terrorists

DU this poll on immigration

A "Crysmas" alternative!!

My Sister is Killing My 23 yearold Autistic Nephew...

KOOL! Advertising on DU! "Welcome to Porn Valley."

Kucinich wants Iraqi vote on withdrawal

Police Hit Great-Grandmother, 68, Five Times With Taser Gun


Wow, The Billy Graham Show just layed out their vision of Christianity

The hardcore Right Wing will never believe us on anything--

America's Most literate cities

I'm sorry -- taxes are just too high... (a mini-rant)

It Is Time for A Quiet Revolution.

Tim Russert did it again....

Should be our #1 Story - NYT links torture w/ fabricated Iraq war excuse!

LAT: French warned US in 2001 & 2002 about bogus Niger Uranium claims

DU this poll on gay marriage- organized mass-freeping

Tell me about the Great Depression.

"60 Minutes'" Mike Wallace's son is an idiot. Sad.

WaPo Finally Gets It: "Bush admin wants to torture AMERICANS"

Freak Republic Is Obsessed! Eight threads on Brokeback Mountain!

Giving a "Hats Off" to Hewlet t Packard for their Planet Partners

Al-Jazeerah OpEd: Trickle-Down is a Giant Again, and the Poor Grow Poorer

What’s the Deal With Sibel Edmonds?

I HATE these fucking pig fuckers

The Siren Song of Sex With Boys

Krauthammer Says Yes to Legalized Torture

Stop Diebold in CA Petition *** (This one is from "Speak Out California")

I'm fed up: A Beam Me Up Rant

Death of an American City

Do you work in any part of the "porn industry"?

what if these four things are all true? . . .

Once and for all, eating meat does NOT cause cancer

There is indeed a war on Christmas.

DOD Has No Clue Why Our Dead Soldiers Are Shipped Home As FREIGHT!

FRENCH told CIA: NIGER Intelligence was BOGUS in 2001 & 2002

Newsweek: Bush in the Bubble --->>>

Bush on the Constitution: 'It's just a goddamned piece of paper'

I'm trying SoCalDem's pie crust recipe today

OK, I admit it, I'm getting old and I need a can opener

Gratuitous self-congratulatory bread thread

The Conservative ads

Income trust scandal not a scandal at all

Looking for Canada People Searching and Public Records web sites

'Integrity' Tops Web Dictionary's Lookups

Iraqi-style politics: Stormy, flashy and often furtive

Oil depot blasts cause casualties in city north of London

'Integrity' tops online dictionary's searches

Sexual revolution sweeps across China. HIV, divorce & abortion rates soar.

Report: Israel will attack Iran's nuclear facilities

"Bronx Tale" star Lillo Brancato Jr. held in police shooting.

U.S. Foreign Money Addiction Means Trouble

Chaos As (Cape Town) Airport Runs Out of Fuel

Reaction to remarks on Israel surprises Iran

CBS: Egypt: 26 Percent Turnout in Elections

Commander Held in Chinese Villager Deaths

Iran Invites U.S. to Bid on Power Plant

FEMA Extends Hotel Program for Evacuees (what a mess!).

Media use backfires on U.S.

Israeli professor awarded Nobel Prize in Stockholm

US 'out of goodwill in Iraq'

Iraq group claims kidnapping of four Iranians: video

Violence, corruption dog Iraqi construction

88 OFWs barred from Iraq (overseas Filipino workers)

Frist Predicts Agreement on Torture Ban (from "Fox News Sunday")

Open Lesbian Wins Run-Off for Houston City Council

Polling station blown up in Samara

Saddam loyalists urge Sunnis to vote

Iraq ex-PM Allawi eyes old job, backed by old (insurgent) foes

Just on CNN- 50% death rate from bird flu

Iran offers America shares in nuclear power plants

Ease of Internet sales fueling historical artifact thefts

Photos: Hempel-Hertfordshire UK Oil Depo Explosion

Counterprotest far outnumbers 8 anti-gay pickets at memorial

Quebec lefty lifts NDP

Huge explosions rip through London oil depot

DeLay's involvement in fund-raiser an 'affirmation'

Storm Evacuations: Elderly were left with weak safety net

Iraqi terror hotline not so hot

Iraqi insurgents urge Sunnis to vote, warn Zarqawi

Campaigns on Alito are starting to build

Colo. Player Suspended Over Racist Email

Tempe, AZ will go wall-to-wall wireless

More secret Iraqi prison sites revealed

Iraqi general tells of prison torture horror

FEMA reimbursements mainly benefit higher income groups

New Orleanians Plan March On Washington

His Search For A New Groove (Time Bush article)

Protesters denounce WTO at Hong Kong rallies

NYT/IHT: China Overtakes U.S. as Supplier of Information Technology Goods

Workers Rally Against Delphi Wage Cuts

Racial tensions spark violence in Sydney

Analysis: U.S. Facing Credibility Issues

Credit offers pile up for bankruptcy filers

Senators Unsure of U.S. Troop Withdrawal

More tortured found in Iraq prisons

Two N.J. Congressmen regret their votes in favor of Iraq war

'Evolution is theory' sticker on court docket

Jeanine to disa-Pirro from race vs. Hil (NY Senate)

CIA scours blogs for useful intelligence

Frist Says He's Ready to Block Filibuster

Politics delayed troops dispatch to N.O.

'The Deceit of Jihad': Saudis tackle extremism through medium of TV

Kurds want to remain part of Iraq - US ambassador

Intelligent Design Supporter To Run For Wagnon's Seat (Chimps Demeaned)

Lapses don't affect Marine's patriotism

Bush plans overhaul of US foreign aid system

London suspect in CIA torture claim

Tony Blair plans U-turn on cannabis

WP: Sen. Clinton Crafts Vague Stance On War With Eye to 2008

Federal Marijuana Monopoly Challenged

Young Adults Admire Boomers - Sometimes

Ohio: Layoffs keep pantries busy (30% rise in needy)

Brown Supporters Panic After Surge in Tory Support--UK ('meltdown')

Banks no exception to offshoring trend

Syria warns against sanctions ("Syria is the heart of the Middle East")

Bus crash on I-10 kills relief volunteer

WP: Abuse Cited In Second Iraq Ministry Facility

More Black Families Home Schooling

Arkansas housing thousands of empty FEMA trailers

Cruel winter picks off Pakistani quake survivors

Chile Elections Up for Grabs

Allawi predicts a 'bloody chain of evil'

What Viveca Novak Told Fitzgerald (by Viveca Novak)

NOTP: More bad news at a bad time (Subprime lenders are getting nasty )

Massive blaze rages at fuel depot

Tookie Williams Seeks Stay of Execution

Maine governor signs trade deal with Cuba, calls for better relations

Wikipedia prankster confesses

Newly Bankrupt Raking In Piles of Credit Offers

Frist Says He's Ready to Block Filibuster

(AP) Time: Rove's Lawyer Told of Conversation

Professor says he was forced out over comment

Large explosions reported north of London: witnesses

French Told CIA of Bogus Intelligence

Mother of alleged victim in teacher sex case does not want trial

Obama says Republicans practice "Social Darwinism"

Britain's Prince Charles questioned over Diana's death

Socialist Bachelet leads in Chile elections

Guys: Does it turn you on to see 2 women together?

It's kind of sad watching the "old ice skaters" perform

Can Bill Cosby give it rest and go back to eating pudding pops?

My husband's Christmas present

The Story of the Weeping Camel

Who's this?

Miami Vice or the Matrix - what to watch???

I'm done with bars.

Tell me something boring

Proposal to Boycott the Brazillion Joke

Zomby fought Cold Stone...

Fundy classmate noticed "that noodly thing" all over campus. :D

I'm about to grab a gun and some coke

Damn mystery nuts.

People who paint rooms beige

How do you feel about men changing their names after marriage?

"Bolivia".....don't miss it

Desis, come out of the woodwork!

WTF!!!!! Is math a lost art???????

Caption this picture!

In the spirit of It's a Wonderful Life, please share...

There's j-just one thing more though..

Okay kids, I'm going to bed.

Egg Nog: Yea or Nay?

What old favorite (pre-CD) albums have you not replaced on CD?

Tonight, I have officially "retired" from the nightlife scene!

Have I done a bad thing?

Alright damn it! Hold me back!! I'm going out and howl!!

OK, the tree is up.

What "Bad Movie" Can You Not Resist?

What commonly used term, phrase, euphemism or figure of speech

How many of you own a Terminator?

A Christmas thought from The Big Dog.

Holiday Snow Globe!!!

ah, the white russian

I wish I'd fallen asleep before finding out about Richard Pryor

December in SoCal...yes, that's the BEACH! (pics)

Build your own snowman/woman

I'm about to grab another rum and coke

Anger Management

Stress Management


If you ever get confused by life, just remember:

song that means alot to me right now

Good citizens check for duplicates!

the other paper I promised to post, about Indigenous health care...

Sunday morning earworm.

I have watched Bob sponge at least 10 times today

I have a Kitty problem

The Goonies is on TBS right now!

Where do you spend most of your posting/reading time?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 12/11/05)

What books are on your Xmas list?

Please don't tell the SPCA

How many of you own a flamethrower?

Good morning, Lounge =)

I am using my computer to process data for Einstein@Home.

This is surreal!!

Dashing through the snow...

Battlestar Galactica SPOILER

Like Google Earth?

If you're going to get into a duel.... don't shoot up in the air....

Etiquette question - re: holiday tipping

Yule times songs that DO NOT actually make you WANT TO PUKE!

When England went missing, and we moved to Paraguayee

How many of you are a flamethrower?

does anyone else find grandiose syrupy expressions of emotion

I haven't seen the Window Of Joy, I sure hope everything is ok!

I saw this at Wal-Mart today. (Keyboard alert)

It's better than a slap in the belly with a wet fish.

tough love .. is TOUGH

Question? Virus intercepted

How to use your avatar? Help please.

Both my browsers(Explorer& Firefox)keep opening up "help" pages over and

A Meterorite Crashed Down On the WH Today (NYT)

Self delete

Does anybody else miss the question mark message icon?

Damn numbers....

Really nice photos on Mt. Washington (NH) web site

Well I saw "The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe". It was actually pretty

Oh, shove me hard, it's time for Xmas/Holiday spending...

Hey! Look at the cool advert on the Discussion main page!

I saw, "Beyond Borders" last night - wow

My dentist has joined the War on Christmas

nobody really even cares about the windows of 95 do they?

I'm bored. I think I'll start a flamewar in GD. Who can I mock?

Let's face it!! Hillary is going to be the nominee in 2008! So let's get

Can I sue my pharmacy ?

Browns v Bengals My prediction

Siberia: Everlasting Winter Wonderland Love * 350K image*

Anybody have any good appetizer recipes for a Christmas day dinner?

Looking for a lyrics to a song

I'm going to the fridge. Who needs a beer?

Active women of DU!

How Long Before Freeper's Believe Their pResident Won The Heisman ?

I'm only gonna say this once:

Damnit to hell. Becoming self actualized is a pain in the ass.

Roger Clemens to return to the Red Sox? Maybe.

Photoshop contest!

The Center for Disease Control has issued a warning

Just saw STARSHIP TROOPERS again - how 'bout that Federal Network?

Why do they show Sonic commercials here?

Whatever happened to jpgray?

Remember Melrose Place and 90210?

Have you ever bought a diet or beauty product which promised

the cost of boycotting

Does anyone think that Poker is rigged?

I think these anti-abortion fucks should do time for every sperm and egg

Nobody really even cares about the Umbrellas of Cherbourg, do they?

Does anyone have Bad Neighbor Stories??

The Messiah...

Can someone decipher these new ads?

Remember Bush 41? Remember Clinton? God, things were so

World Of Warcraft meets...what??!!??

OK everybody! Soon, very soon, I will be heading out for LA's DU

Anyone have any hope with the Packers tonight?

Holiday rituals you wish would just GO AWAY.

To Bill Brasky!!!!!

Come on Dolphins . . .

Where do you see home entertainment in the future (DVDs and such)?

U.S. Wary Of Bolivian Frontrunner = coca farmer/chavez model...

OK, but what KIND of flying Spaghetti?

Ever Wonder What 'Stink Eye' Really Looks Like...

Who Are These People?

AAHHH!!! Four foot flames!!

Ladies, have you seen the Porn ad on home page?

Who watches The Wire on HBO?

My sooterkin is a sloberchops (article on how language changes)

My niece finally came out to the family.

Pain in the lower long before one should go to


Care To Take Your Name For A Little Spin Round The Asteroid Belt...

Is anybody tired of this Christmas/Holiday so-called controversy?

My first pitcher thread!

Chargers lose to a lousy Dolphin team! At home!

a confession: my husband watches Fox News.

Any flashers on DU?

Survivor finale is on tonight!

Phò phans check in.

Does anyone here own a crossbow?

For Men: Whom here is mystified/disgusted by machismo?

Larry King Live: Dogs/Cats for fur in China. 9PM EST

Indy COLTS...

Guess who my ex-wife's going to be in the same building with tomorrow?

Ugh. I'm giving my notice tomorrow

I put out peanut butter suet for the birdies...

Giants WIN!

MacArthur Park--brilliant or bust?

Let's have a good vibes thread for all college students going thru finals!

I'll be minutes away from the Reagan Library next month

Milli Vanilli no longer exists on my computer

I just ate the flesh of a dead turkey--am I gonna die?

Chocolate covered licorice rules......

The funniest damn billboard EVER!!!

How many of you own the book 'Final Exit'?

Check out this baby t-shirt :

Are there any decent hotels in Haight Ashbury?

My untouched sunrise photo from this morning . . . (sorry, had to share)

So my kids come home from my mom's singing this Christmas song....

How often do Donor Stars die?

I am utterly incapable of wrapping gifts.

Well, I have finally almost replaced everything that was lost

Greetings from balmy South Carolina

LA DU'ers hook it up!

More pics from GOPisEvil's Great CA Adventure...Santa Barbara!


Caption contest time!

Who do you ignore more: broken English, poor English, or accented English?

Yum yum, give me some!

Just got every dog in the neighborhood barking

I think Skinner should hold a DU-only *FREE* Ozfest next year!

Here's my Christmas tree. Show me yours! (Dialup Warning)

Comedy Central Last Laugh 05

I'm so sick of this "what to say" crap...

I just talked with Dr. D in Bangalore, India. GREAT CONNECTION!

Well, it looks like Fox has killed Arrested Development. Who's to blame?

Oh man, went to the asian market and forgot to get Pocky!

Hey weight lifters, I got a question

That June Allyson, couldn't she just be rotten in even one picture?

Who says Renton WA is not scenic? *dial up warning!!

Do cows think grass tastes good?

I'm posting on DU because I don't want to write two papers.

Horatio Sanz is one unfunny mofo.

Will Lieberman be on this weeks "Top Ten Conservitive Idiots"

No really DU

Oh shit it is beer 30, (AKA my sister fucking rules)

Buffy fans; does season 2 onward lack the high schooliness of it all?

What's your favorite current comic strip? Post one!

Caption this

Habeasne catapultam?

"You lied to me!" The customer of the day

If you say "Happy Holidays" instead of "Merry Christmas" the terrorists...

AlienGirl and I just got back from seeing Syriana.....

make a zip-toon movie...

*******MILESTONES******* 12/11

A Proclamation by the President of the United States of America

Wow! I just had my first locked thread! Ask me anything!

You MUST MUST MUST check out this band: Skeleton Key

did anyone else do a double take when they saw 'PORN' on the latest page?

Friends with benefits. Booty calls. Is this what dating has become?

I just labeled 1000 songs with the Artist Milli Vanilli

MORE Pics of GOPisEvil, huskerlaw, and ZeeDub!

Who should guest host Saturday Night Live?

How many of you own a shiv?

i'm blissfully 'bout you?

This week, DU to pass 20,000,000 posts since 2001, what to do to celebrate

What does your handwriting say about you?

Well I'm very depressed.

People on DU are incredibly

Can anyone recommend an honest foreign/global charity?

I just heard the most ghastly song...

Can I have some honest feedback, please?

Baby's first DU appearance

Went to my family Christmas get together today...

How many of you own a Ford?

Any Flash MX 2004 mavens on DU?

Somebody PLEASE post a college class horror story

Kinda depressed, and would appreciate some comforting words...

Shellfish gives me gout (Rant)

Post a pic of your oldest or fav Christmas piece (dialup warning)

How many of you own a sword?

OK. Mom's lost her hearing aids - AGAIN.

So, who likes "ER" in here? *DIAL UP WARNING*

Ok, list your favorite XM or Sirius satelite radio stations!

My first picture thread!

And the BEST Beach Boys song is:

nobody really even cares about the windows of joy do they?

Do you have a favorite 'liberal' film? What is it?

Folks, GOPisEvil really IS cuddly!!!

ALL RIGHT! As promised, pics from today's DU meetup in LA! pic heavy

Pope: Christmas Polluted by Consumerism

Is this hate speech?

How can the Vatican think inner conflict makes a priest safer?

Zealots mask real struggles

Hospitals Save Money, But Safety Is Questioned

MODIS Photo:Atmospheric gravity waves between Indonesia and Australia

Bill O'Reilly-- Lesbians okay in the shower, but not in a No-Spin Jacket

A chance to voice your opinion on gay marriage bill in WI

Drinking Liberally hosting Jarrett Barrios (D-MA) Wed Dec. 14th

3.6m people in Britain are gay - official

DU this poll on gay marriage. Organized mass-freeping

Leader of Mass. anti-gay group was Marxist who used to frequent gay bars

If Brokeback Wins Best Picture Oscar

Brokeback Mountain box office--record platform opening

BoSox reportedly contact Clemens about return

Tonight, the game America waits for: The Lions on the frozen tundra.

Any Giants fans out there?

If cats can catch colds, I assume dogs can too ?

Recommended wet/ canned cat food

Cat health question. Need help.

Navy view of Iraq: "Scouring the skeletons of war"

2002 JK address - posted in honor of the passing of Eugene McCarthy

A Kerry thread on a non-political board

Boston Globe: The new machismo (Wow!)

I only have time for one post, forgive me. Boston news!

Letter to the editor

Katrina March on Washington

Hugs and Kisses Photo Thread.

Happy Birthday, Mr. President!

Island Blue's Movie in Celebration of JK's Birthday

First photo with new camera....

The ultimate bird perspective (dial-up heavy)

My letter to Keith and his staff....

GD is really starting to worry me....

Looks like we're in for a treat Wednesday...

POLL: What kind of Democrat are you?

AP: No budging in GOP split over Alaska drilling

Aljazeera: Bush's war, incompetence and human failure

Attacking "Happy Holidays" is just plain silly.

WSJ: Democrats Face Tax Dilemma

Greenpeace Uncovers U.S. Plot to Kill Kyoto

would you vote for someone for President if you knew he would...

Israel readies forces for strike on nuclear Iran

Military Bodies Returning As Freight

Pentagon Covering up 10s of 1,000s of US Casualties In Official Reports

David Brooks Seems Nuts To Me!

Frist lies and LIES AND LIES on Faux Snooze Sunday

"They hate us for our freedoms"???

Now when RW'ers are confronted about Osama

George Will on George Steph's show just now.......

Condi's new words: "freedom deficit" (really)

Today's Pics: Bush 'n' Pickles go to church. MEANWHILE, in Hong Kong...

Lieberman: Flip Flopper.

Is NOW the time to push for Impeachment?

Yesterday Listening To Some Radio Talk Show I Heard The Following....

David Brooks said he wants the Dems to win some of the spotsin 2006..

The Tom DeLay Instructional Video On GOP Money Laundering Techniques

"the pending bankruptcy of the U.S."

Am I weak on defense?

more proof the bushgang hates children

Heads roll at Veterans Administration (over DU scandal)

Is Arnold going to execute Tweety? I keep reading all posts about

Did anyone see this article by V. Novak about Luskin?

Dems rally party spirit at Disney

Republican Elitism

So, Chairman Dean sent 2 Democrats to the red states and rural America.

These before and after movies of * are amazing!!!!!!

Conservative Blogs are More Effective

The Zero-Emissions SUV

Here's my read on V. Novak and Luskin. Please help me out here.

He Says Yes to Legalized Torture

Martin says darts at Bush are paying dividends

Hey Joe! Which is it? Politics or Principle?

Al-Jazeera's "Don't Bomb Us" Blog

W/O looking at the DLC registry.

NYT on Viveca Novak: Lawyer Knew That Rove Was a Source, Reporter Says

Eugene McCarthy voted for the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

Cheney and Fried Rice in Hot Water by Ray McGovern

Could Repubs get their "permanent majority" by using Dems?

Don't Say "Tort Reform", Say "Consumer Penalty"

Does Anyone know why 60 minutes cut out the rendition story?

2006 Looms as a Test Of National vs. Local Issues

Three reasons there's a WAR ON HANUKKAH!!!!

Democrats test themes of community, purpose for `06 and `08

Warner on Road to the White House tonight!

Bush Threatened U.N. Over Clinton Climate Speech

Mark Warner on C Span Right Now

"Let's put the red herrings to bed." My LTTE, local paper.

So this is how George Bush supports the troops

Would you vote for McCain or Hillary in 2008?

MUST READ- bush to turn Iraq over to terrorists

Condoleezza Rice: The Promise of Democratic Peace

Whooops Gas prices skyrocketing again

An appeal to all Democrats and DUer's!

Kucinich: let an Iraqi plebiscite determine when the US leaves

Bush Almighty ...

Bush in the Bubble

Embryo Adoption

John Kenneth Galbraith on Eugene McCarthy

This one goes out to all the ladies...

Happy Birthday to John Kerry, born on December 11, 1943

Dems get message: Connect with the people

Al Franken gets in a good dig at O'Reilly

I have carried an abundance of water for Liberman over the years

John Kerry Video - Your Life is Now - Happy Birthday John Kerry!

TruthIsAll in PLAIN ENGLISH. Debunking the Naysayers

i had surgery on friday so i've been away from the discussion

Why the fuck did all but 4 Dem Reps vote to scrap the Alt. Min. Tax?

The deepest fear of many Republicans is that they might win again...

Gen. Clark was LIVE today (12/11) on report

I've Been Seeing Here On DU That Some Of You Have Bought......

Iowa Democrats applaud plans to retain first-in-nation caucuses

Here's how YOU can help us in New Orleans

Would an 3rdParty candidate be good for the Democrats ?

Monopolies are still being built -- And most Democrats say NOTHING

Daniel Ellsberg on Iraq (a must-read; also my analysis of Kerry's plan)

Will it make any difference if Sunnis vote in large numbers in Iraq?

Hillary better get on board with the rest of the Democrats.

Do you like the DLC or progressives?

American capillary vision and inventions of democracy - Part III

Israel denies it plans to attack Iran

Brad Friedman on radio, on Sunday Monitor

Building a home computer to be used as a home recording studio

My local fox station just broke the rules

Hardball repeat is on

Actor, Friend Face Charges in Police Death

Have all the investigations fizzled out?

Please DU this poll, thanks.

You won't believe Shrub really said this! Or maybe you would.

Prayer chains are just glorified gossip circles...(rantish)

Matthews....right now

Words Of Wisdom From Rev. Jerry Falwell

Time is slipping away

A holiday poem.

Tookie's toast-MSNBC

so has any store actually FORBID empoyees from saying merry christmas?

MSNBC just reported -- Tookie Williams' stay denied

Is everyone seeing what I'm seeing? Corporate media is really

The EU Election Observation Mission to Venezuela Preliminary Statement

Next on California's death row: an inmate who's over 70

The EU Election Observation Mission to Venezuela Preliminary Statement

a suggestion for a DU group. any takers?

Boston battles surge in gun violence

WP: In Iraq, Bush Pushed For Deadline Democracy

WP: Serious Abuse Is Found At Iraq Prison Facility

Fatwa calls for death to Karzai (President of Afghanistan)

Iraqi Officials Report Mistakes in Voter Registration in Kirkuk

Justices decline to block Williams execution

Reporter: Williams wants his freedom

Critics of Patriot Act `won't get a better deal,' lawmaker says

For when you are tired of

DU really must put Lounge posts back on the Latest Posts page.

My spouse is grouchy

I'm an atheist, yet I love Christmas music

I just listened to my son's band's versions of "Imagine"

I can hear the deer farting around in the woods behind the back yard.

We had our Christmas cocktail party last night.

I finally heard it. I knew I wouldn't be able to escape it.

Andy's dog Ballot wishes us all a happy paper holiday!

Kettle Chips

Video Game rant- my kid wanted this computer game

This should cover all of the Happy Holidays/Merry Christmas prob.

Buffy pilot question

Which is your favorite imported beer?

OMG! It's a pic of me and Brad Pitt! ***shriek***

i have a suggestion for a DU group

Do you believe in an afterlife, reincarnation,or other related phenomenon?

If there is any justice in this world Green Bay will lose this game

They just lost the coin for the OT toss in the GB/Lions game!

doonesbury is a political genius...

08 Contenders: which have the GOP had the most time to define?

Who will be the toughest person to beat in 2008 from republicans?

Hardball MSNBC giving the Hammer to Bush Co on Iraq!

Bored? Take this test and post your results.

Faux's Chris Wallace says his father-"lost it" needs"a competence hearing"