Democratic Underground

Archives: January 1, 2005

CIA is looking for a few good doctors

Christian Right's compassion deficit...hypocrites!!!!!!!

FDR & GWB: More similar than dissimilar?

Top Ten War Profiteers of 2004

The torture memos

Not a good way to start a democracy

Inaugural Fat Cats and Conflicts of Interest - WaPo LTTE

The crime of war: from Nuremberg to Fallujah

Iraq: The Logic of Disengagement

The Perfect Candidate For Iraq

High-Speed Follies

By any measure, Bush represents the worst of the past.

Bob in Paradise – How Novak created his own ethics-free zone

We must resist America's attempts to undermine the United Nations

How will world change in 2005?

Bearing a gift of soccer

Bush administration targets medical care for the poor

Iraq Vs. Tsunami: The Duplicity Of The Media

Dr. James Dobson threatens senators that his followers will vote . . .

Clarence Thomas plays clever waiting game

Bush bragged about the initial U.S. commitment of $35 million

Christian right's compassion deficit

Bush left looking like a bystander

The End of the World as We Know Them (US ascendancy could collapse

Sign Online Petition Now--3 hours left

Best site to find Portland, OR protests?

Biting the Media's Hand, and Demanding Air Time/ Danny Schechter

Crude Oil Is Little Changed in London, Ending Year With Gain of 34 Percent

As Norway's Oil Production Peaks, What Next For Huge Investment Fund? NYT

Newmont Tries To Block Green Proxy Vote On Indonesian Waste Disposal

Nebraska corporate farm ban assailed

Island Extinction Patterns Revealed In Continental Ecosystems - Reuters

Jared Diamond Op-Ed On Societal Collapse - Interesting! NYT

Fly-eating robot powers itself

No animals found dead in Sri Lanka

Someone recommend a good gun safe, please.

Happy New Year to the people who make this all possible...

I just tried uploading a new avatar.

An idea to explore?

Request for Book Club plug for Jan?

can I delete the message thread

Hey, I had a post locked...

How Does Chat Work Here?

I am curious about a thread I started

Is the new gallery down as long as the demipedia is down as well?

"Calling out"?

Tens of thousands greet Abbas on visit to Rafah refugee camp

The roots of Arab Anti-Semitism/Radical Islam’s favorite Western tradition

Small town in southeastern Brazil to honor Yasser Arafat

Don't fault Israel for Palestinians' intransigence

The Mountain and the Mouse

Wall and landgrab

Iran launches Hebrew radio station

Abbas: Killers of Jews are not murderers

Palestinians kills Palestinian girl

Abbas says he wants to shield militants

IDF to review its policy on terrorists' house demolitions

"Throats must be slit and skulls must be shattered."

Any word on the 9/11 CIA Report?

Happy New Year, all!

Happy New Year - 6 days to go

It's all about educating people on the facts

Shop at Costco and easily donate to the Red Cross

Happy ORANGE New Year!!

Analysis done by an Indian astrologer of George W. Bush. Scary Stuff!

early new year's ramble anybody out there

Happy New Year to all of my friends here at D.U.

calendar of events for the upcoming days, hours ....

Madsen info backed up in these books: Clark and Dorrien

Will there be an election fraud "tsunami"?

quick question

Rallies this week in Boston and San Francisco

No surrender


Video--2000 contest of vote....

A good short list of legitimate election fraud complaints -

New bumper sticker: I live in an Orange state! Stop election fraud!

The dollar drop

Other Places on the Net are Reporting Clear Evidence of Crime!

Strategy questions re: alternates slates of electors

Bus Leaving Chicago for Columbus on 1/3/04

Get on the "Freedom Winter Bus" from Columbus to D.C.

Howard Dean describes dubyas privates

Help!!!! How do I fax Reps and SenatorsNOTmy own through Deanpeople?

HAPPY ORANGE 2005 !! -- Great Pics from Kiev and Times Square last night

So we get a senator to join Conyers...

WE STILL NEED: A Diebold, etc. defection.

What Is Democracy?

Anyone living in a big city with shows that have live audiances - ORANGE

Don't forget these exit polls posted right after the 2nd:

Endless Scenarios?

Jackson press conference in Cleveland tomorrow!

Ohio Supreme Court - nothing but an obstacle

Has anyone contacted C-Span to carry


Evidence of Fraud and Disenfranchisement in Ohio: A Partial List

Florida Citizens! Call For Help!

website with focus on the fraud!! more and more info out there ...

Re-Vote OHIO

The Tennessean: Rally to focus on election fraud claims

New Idea for an Effective Campaign on Election Fraud

If nothing changes, in 2006 we need to...

Thieves and their schemes ...we knew this was coming, didn't we?

Blast from the Past .... thanks Buzzflash

If the election isn't contested on Jan. 6

Yahoo Former Congressman Peter Deutsch to Assist Constitutional Challenge

On Jan/ only is 2 hrs. for House and 2hrs. for Senate for Defiance

Remember the Sproul people, accused of throwing out Dem registrations?

Any opinions on Sen. Feingold ?

Odds of "Martial Law" Being Declared?

He Definately Knows Something!!!!!!

Heard on Air America Radio tonight: The Unfeeling President

Is C-Span covering Congress on Jan 6th? Does anyone know for sure?

So is it all over after the 6th?

January 6th...?The next day which will live in "Infamy"

Blackwell already campaigning for OH Gov '06

The Case that Kerry Won is Looking Stronger.....

which way should I go in contacting U.S. Senators?

Challenge picked up by associated press in Cleveland

Rally to focus on election fraud claims

Adventures in gluing BUSH CHEATED near a campus in Ohio

Dr. Freeman has updated his paper on exit pollling

Arnebeck Election Contest - Disputed Votes Analysis

Former Congressman Peter Deutsch to Assist Challenge of Ohio Electors

Guardian op-ed: Our Leaders Could Do with a Dose of Ritual Humiliation

The Obvious

Look who attended *'s Whitehouse Christmas Party......

Be Proud Democratic Underground!!!

The Thirty-Year Glitch

Only 31,159 signed petition to contest vote???

D.C. 1/20?? - perhaps I can help with housing (keep kicked, please)

Rep. Conyers NO LONGER NEEDS a million e-mails.....

When do the senators comeback to DC?

DU this news story on yahoo!

details on Ohio rally, January 3rd

Natl Critics of E-Voting Jan 7 to speak to NC E-Voting Committee

Email fromTed Glick/Cobb-LaMarche - Jan. 6th - Groups and activism

A question from my 11 year old nephew I will never ever forget

Evangelist Dobson targets Dem Senators

Does anybody know who runs The Peoples E-mail Network/

Latest letter from Dr. Leon to Senator X.........

NYC rocks!!! Once again, taking the lead...Orange everywhere!!

Those pesky exit polls are still staring us in the face...

senator byrd on truth

Warren County Volunteers check in here.

Update on New Mexico from the AP!

C.A.S.E. Ohio needs volunteers in Warren...Mason City

1/1/05 Election/Fraud/Recount Thread

the only solution -- ALL DEM Senators must protest

Help! I need media packets for a rally tomorrow!!!!

Please Read This Link And Listen To What Congressman Peter King Says

Aug 2004 US News WR Says Exit Polls More Reliable Than Elec Vote


Why would electoral challenge be a kiss of death to a senator's career?

I'd love to see Hillary stand up on this...

College campuses training grounds for election theft?

Why Do The Third Party Support Another Ohio Recount?- Conspiracy Theory

What is the Associated Press hiding? by hannah at kos

Ohio Residents - PLEASE READ

QUESTION: Someone else takes office until election is legitimized?

Vote challengers accuse Blackwell of trying to let 'clock run out'

How come the Hatch Act doesn't apply to Karl Rove?

The Dean People have it all set up to contact Senators

More Trials and Tribulations for Ohio

Hope 2005

If the threat to change filibuster rules doesn't motivate Dems on 1/6 ...

what are we (this forum)gonna do after Jan 20th? We need to stick together

Discrepancy in number of people polled...

In a Nutshell

OR Dems sign resolution to stand with Conyers!

What are your top 5 smoking guns?

Does Bush realize what will happen on the 6th?

I'm going to nominate John Conyers

No matter what, Bush WILL be sworn in as president on January 20th

Blackwell To Speak On "Ethics in Leadership"!!!

Dr. Freeman has updated his paper on exit pollling

Simon: To Those Awaiting Prelim Analysis of Exit Polling....

Smoking GUNS - Please FAX Election Fraud Briefing to Senators (Kick!)

anyone have stills of the long lines in Ohio?

5,547 VOTE MARCH! Sunday, 1/2 San Diego. Join us!

Want to see something funny?

Do me a favor... it'll just take a second

are there any programs out there that will allow old dos games

Can anyone recommend a newsgroup reader?

linux dual boot options?

Rick Perry's aide in the Chronicle again for $7 BILLION contract!!!

Hey Texans, did you see the local news about Gov. Goodhair?

Austin: Start your new year with George Lakoff and DFT!

Happy New Year DU from Brooklyn NY!!!!!!

Salud! Here's to all the people who should have seen 2005

Puke Alert: Colin Powell in Times Square

Okay this Malloy is a repeat, but its a good one to enjoy tonight

Happy New Year to the East Coast first edition of 2005

DU this poll - what's your best guess on the economy for 2005

who is a typical hate radio listener?

America's New Years Resolution



OK, not sure if I should say this here but......

Jingle Farts-sorry could not resist-LOL

Did I just hear Motely Crew singer say

Must see a dubya movie-it takes a few minutes to load but good

Some thoughts for the New Year

on the tsunami

Reporters' log: USS Abraham Lincoln has arrived off Sumatran coast

CNN "loses feed" of Key West gay New Year's celebration

Predictions for 2005? (Art Bell show tonight has his, what are ours?)

If you're in need of something relevant to watch...

Did a Republican ever say or do something you thought was right?

Bush's lump of coal for students

Are corporate takeovers hostile or friendly

CNN: Record LOW mining deaths this year. ONLY 51.

This New Year's Is Different, isn't it?

Our copters taking photo op today

The tsunami has taught me an important lesson.This is the age old

Iraq's jailed Mrs Anthrax 'dying' (How convenient!)

Good site for talking points on Social Security

when GWB asks for, and congress gives him, billions of dollars for the

Jeb Bush to assess tsunami needs

Bush 'Undermining UN with Aid Coalition' (shame on bush*.....)

RBS chiefs named in Enron court papers

Why you should love Apple...

Newspeak for a new year: "Bush admin stingy......

GWB the man (and hypocrite) of the year...

Flash floods hit Tsunami survivors' camp

Joe Lieberman hails Iraqi elections

Are you part of the culture of blame?

Sorry. No CSPAN alert. The Prime Minister is not on. They

Report on Bush's SS Troops

Rev Kathlyn James and words to think about for the New Year

I downloaded what?

Tsunami: 'all safe but slum destroyed', says nun from kerala

snake Cheney went duck hunting (& transferring money/instructions)

The cost of the war, and what we could have bought instead...

Baptist church thanks tsunami for killing 2000 Swedes

Japan just upped donation to 500 million

Thailand delayed warning over Tsunami

Old woman unleashes deadly attack on husband with sauce bottles

Favorite New Activism Techniques :: Business Cards

Air Force team to aid Secret Service during inauguration

How come these earth-moving quakes haven't caused any nukes to blow?

It just got worse--Phelps thanks god for killing 3000 Americans

The Ninth Level (in Hell, where all Dem leaders should go)

Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway, cancel New Year's revelry

Jazz Funeral for Democracy Jan. 20 in New Orleans

Talking about all the GW Bush billboards.

Japan raises tsunami aid to 500 Million. Touche Mr. Bush*

This just in: Southern baptists to ban sex whilst standing.....

Chris Allbritton: What's up with the elections? (Iraq: Very informative)

Why no internet streaming of The Guy James Show?

Specifically...why do the Repugs hate Social Security?

The Ends of the World as We Know Them

where to stay to protest inauguration?

Dear Elizabeth Edwards...

What's That Sweet Smell.........?

Could it be, that his whole family despises him,

Voice of America staff protest nonVOA service to ME with "no editorial

On every website that has the Red Cross 'click me' button,

Patriot missile installed at snake Cheney's vacation site

When will the first lawsuit be filed?

Proof that the Founding Fathers were not Conservative

Was it really without warning?

Howard Zinn is going to be on The Daily Show next week

Magazine Toasts Unabashed Alcoholism

Top 5 GREATEST American Presidents ???

Why did the two-faced bush graphic die?

"Well 1300 are dead in Iraq that many are murdered in NY, Chicago...

Salman Rushdie et al on standing up to fundamentalists

I guess that I should be thankful I'm white (close enough) and that

NYT picture collection of tsunami disaster

Why Do Pro-Lifers Oppose Reducing Abortions?

Eyewitness Interview: "Iraq Is An Absolute Disaster":

What is the RW's true Long-Term goal?

Sears plead and will tell all about DeLay and pay 100,000 donation

Bowling for Columbine just started on Ch. 330, Dish Network

Is it legal to force an employee to work more than 16 hours a day?

The tsunami disaster has spawned muddled discussions

If Jesus were alive today, the Religious Right would kill him, just like

Heavy Metal Breakdown, or why America has such a prosperous cottage

Freeper vote fraud post?

Played golf today in upstate NY...

Anyone watching Disc Times

Medicate or Educate, study finds much lower levels of ubiquitous

Ford has a commercial to sell cars to solders lucky enough to

fun for parents and children's German and French internet

This is a must read for all. The statistics on polling are fascinating.

Religious DUers and lurkers, riddle me this about homosexuals & marriage:

Mods: Please delete dupe.

More about Robert Novak from

Bush caused the extinction of the dinosaurs.

George Bush is Down the Rabbit Hole This Week - WHY?

That church across the street

read after 9-11: Carlyle was beginning to move into niche marketing

Starbucks donates (only) $100,000 to tsunami victims?

Aceh is near Krakatoa

Finally...USA arrives on the scene of the disaster (video clip), GO USA!

Help me out - were any one F911's facts proven to be lies?

Wow! Parental disapproval must be putting a dent in military recruitment

Christian right's compassion deficit

Got an idea about something....

The Tsunami must be a bonanza for Visa

What the world needs now...

ESCAL INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED technologies - training for military hackers?

Quick question for a cable internet guru, please

Does anyone else believe if Watergate happened in contemporary times....?

Tsunami pics, questionable.

Air America

Leaving the ELCA: Rural Kindred church changes affiliation to focus on the

Will the tsunami death toll skyrocket?

US gov., offered US tsunami survivor: toothbrush, phone call, book

PHOTO: bush* with "Western Whitehouse, Crawford TX"...OMG !

What is the most right-wing thing you subscribe to?

This guy is an a**hole on C-Span

Inauguration Who is Funding IT

Top 5 Americans who should have been president by never got to be?

Bush/Neo-nazi UNA-UNSO's involvement in Ukraine's "Revolution"

One amazing thing about DU compared to certain -other- sites shows here:

A reminder of Bush's pre-Christmas generosity to Indonesia

Air America Website

price of gas

China is the major holder of US debit, correct. I just recently heard

bush's tsunami reponse: MISERABLE FAILURE again...

Caption this photo of Bush* in high water pants leaving for Crawford

The Lone Gunman to be released on DVD - including prescient 9/11 pilot ep

here's a fractal that aptly depics Fallujah

Excellent piece at Digby's blog on the true lack of compassion

the big frame for GOP

New Al Quiada Recording

New laws taking effect Jan. 1 at-a-glance KALIFORNIA

TV HBO ALERT The Ali G Show. Channel 502 He is talking

because of quake we might have to add a "leap second"

Odds of "Martial Law" Being Declared?

help-need photos of depleted uranium victims

Ten of the things we learned in 2004 about 9/11

Most inept general election campaign in the past 30-odd years...

2 Things Democrats Should Do in 2005

One of my favorite 2004 Moments Jon Stewart on Crossfire

I was right! Western Whitehouse is actually Crawford High School Gymnasium

Astrologer predicts Bush assassination in 2005

Best post ever at freeperville...

***GM sued US Gov't for bombing its Nazi controlled plants in WWII***

'The torture pictures were for BLACKMAIL" (Seymour Hersh) video link

Aren't we here to debate ideas and learn from each other???

What 2004 incident makes you the most angry?

Republican sleazebags called tribal leaders "monkeys"

throw a newbie a bone? why is the voting issue not civil rights?

America's New Years Resolution

I sure got angry today reading a story about pensions/corp gov/US CoC!

Should our Marines shoot looters and criminals in tsunami affected areas?

I can't shake the feeling that shrub and Blair knows something more

I think civil war possible in the next three years if things keep going RW

VERY graphic image of tsunami devestation. NOT FOR FAINT OF HEART

Sautee'd fresh mushrooms

Questions about roasting in anodized aluminum pans.

Hot drinks for cold winter nights

Storage for herbs and spices?

New Year Eve and New Years day menus please

Bill would make voting mandatory

North Korea: U.S. Policy Could Spark War

Fire, a crush, a locked main exit (at least 175 killed in nightclub fire)

Mosul election staff quit en masse

Dutch [EU Presidency] call for EU-wide silence for tsunami dead

Christian right's compassion deficit

Toledo Blade reports Urban Warfare Practice Jan 7 - 9 Toledo Ohio

Rain drenches epicenter of tsunami suffering; Sri Lanka hit with flash flo

Bloodshed greets Iraq in 2005, as Allawi vows decisive year

LA Times: Sudan, Southern Rebels a Step Closer to Ending 21-Year War

LA Times: Yanukovich Steps Down as Premier

Two Roadside Bombs Target Iraq Troops

Pentagon misses goal for missile defense system

Release of Iraq war advice is test for new act

Political Tones to Problems of TV Maker in China

Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia's Sumatra (1/1/05)

Battle looms for US float of Chinese banking giant

Holocaust fund investigated for 'unusual' money transfers

Evangelical Leader Threatens to Use His Political Muscle Against Some Demo

Park Service Plan to Add Mall Security Hits Resistance

Counter-Insurgency in Iraq Plagued by Fear, Doubt

U.S. troops launch anti-insurgency ops near Saddam's home

British government sought to shun "irrational" Nixon during Watergate

NYT: U.S. Begins Shuttle of Aid to Victims Along Thai Coast

Canal memos show coverup by Pataki's office

WP: Congress Resists Key Recommendation of 9/11 Panel

NYT,pg1: Relief Delivery Lags as Deaths Pass 140,000

Deleted -- not LBN

Lebanese shot dead in Baghdad's Green Zone

Dr. Freeman has updated his paper on exit pollling

Fox news has had several generals on today defending Bush's aid

Old woman unleashes deadly attack on husband with sauce bottles

Could not have siad it better myself:

NYT/IHT: New Limits on Pollution Herald Change in Europe (Kyoto)

Wilson had 'Doomsday plan' for withdrawal from Northern Ireland

Floods in Sri Lanka Prompt Evacuations

NYT/Reuters: U.N. Says Tsunami Aid Has Reached $2 Billion

Bush left looking like a bystander

Chris Allbritton: What's up with the elections? (Iraq: Very informative)

WP: Japan Raises Its Aid Contribution to $500 Million

Annan to visit Jakarta

Bush Faces Challenges with New Republican Congress

Tourists get all the support, say locals

Pipeline Blown Up (1/1/05, south of Baghdad)

NYT: Late Stock Market Rally Makes 2004 a Winning Year

Iraq Ushers in New Year with Deadly Attacks

NYT: Relief Groups Hail Level of Donations by Individuals

U.S. delegation prepares for Asia trip

Rehnquist Sees Threat to Judiciary

Politics of Middle East play out in class fracas

Putin Sends Greeting to War Crimes Convict

Villagers mob American aid helicopters

Army reservist's auction raises nearly $3,000 for unit

A Troubled Haiti Struggles to Gain Its Political Balance

Nordic leaders lashed on response

California sets fines for spyware

WP: Agent Who Criticized Pre-9/11 FBI Work Retires (Colleen Rowley)

Bush criticised for condoning authoritarian rule in Pakistan

Delta Job Cuts Begin Saturday (69,000 total cuts)

Sadr aide shot in Baghdad, new offensive begins

Saudi Arabia Beheads Pakistani, Iraqi Men

Rep. Patrick Kennedy Says No to Senate

Scientists demanded warning system two years ago

Italy's Berlusconi in tripod attack

al-Qaida Video Shows Police Execution

Canada May Slam Door on Prescription Drug Sales to Americans

G.I. Families United in Grief, but Split by the War -NYT

Army medics receive intense training

Labor Board's Detractors See a Bias Against Workers

BBC: Japan pledges up to $500m for tsunami relief efforts.

What if Iraq taps pro-Iran leaders?

Blair admits crisis caught him out

U.S. banned from limiting Chinese imports

Bigger Republican Majority Plans to Push Bush Agenda

WP: Bush Immigration Plan Meets GOP Opposition

NYT,pg1: Drugstores Fret as Insurers Demand Pills by Mail

Dem. Says Iraq Troops Need More Support (radio address)

Microchips put into 1,000 unidentified bodies

Man quizzed about laser incidents

WP: Bush Is Urged to Quickly Outline Foreign Policy Goals

Marine life could take centuries to recover from killer waves

Among the Orange Protesters Paramilitaries Say They Will Guard Revolution

Modesto teen killed in Iraq # 1332

Bush Orders Flag Tribute to Tsunami Victims

WP: A Big Push On Social Security

Fresh Details Emerge on Harsh Methods at Guantánamo

36 Children Injured in N.D. Sled Accident

FBI Terror-Effort Whistleblower Retires

Bush sending brother Jeb to Asia seen as savvy

The ocean tried to warn us, but we just didn't get it

Girl, 10, saved hundreds of lives

WP: Long-Term Plan Sought For Terror Suspects

Pope's prayer for tsunami victims

Eli Lilly in storm over Prozac evidence (Thread 2)

Post-Tsunami Flu Fatalities in Sri Lanka

Turkmenistan cuts gas supplies to Russia, Ukraine

Meth-proof Sudafed to hit markets

Happy new year!

Yet another Presidential Inaugural Question

Best song intro...

Stupid passenger


Is it just a coincidence that Colin Powell pushed the button? A sign?

Happy New Year from the Eaaasstsiiiide!!!

Official DU second or third "Flirtation of the year" 2005

WOW! It sounds like Mosul outside!

Bush tested nukes and caused 2005 to come 2 milliseconds earlier.


ABBA didn't lip-synch

Very Happy New Year to you All!

Just got a poster I'm putting on my front door today.

Dick Cheney's New Year's Sneerin' Eve, 2005!

I'm listening to John Coltrane

Happy New Year, DU!

Happy New Year everyone!!!!

Crue doing "Girls Girls Girls" on Leno.

Happy New Year, and some asshole..

Could Regis Philbin have on any more make-up?

Sorry folks but 2005 already sucks, bush is still in office, the war will

Ok, so I'm clueless...

Is this the year that the interwebs are supposed to crash?


I'm ringing in the new year as a John with a Hooker on my stereo cabinet!

In the spirit of Chavez's decision with Linux and advocacy of Open Source.

They said this in '04. (funny)

Did you say something?

It's 11:54 pm and I'm still awake

DU exclusive: Al Quaida tape just released.

Listening to AC/DC's Back in Black. Ask me anything.

got a feelin' that 05 is gonna be a good year


you mean everyone doesn't celebrate new years when est does??!!

Conan counting down Central Time New Year.

Who can't wait for the lounge tomorrow with all the bowl games?!?!?!?!?!

I just got word my friend Kelley in Thailand is OK


Happy New Year folks.

Can you see the celbration LIVE online?

Good God Almighty, I'll be forty years old in three days!!!!

Fuck this 2005 shit, I'm going back to 99 b.c.

Oh, ferchrissakes, it's new Year's Eve, so...

Fuck this 2005 shit, I'm going back to 99 a.d.

Fuck this 2005 shit, I'm going back to bed

One of my Kittens is OBSESSED!!!!

So yeah. New years was 7 hours ago, and I'm drunk as hell

I cracked the bubbly i've had since Nov 2

What if question about a certain hostage rescue raid

Fuck this 2005 shit, I'm going back to 1899.


I'm buring up and the AC isn't working

Fuck this 2005 shit, I'm going back to 1999.

happy new year from


Smileys. Where do I get 'em? How do I use 'em?

Slimeys. Where do I get 'em? How do I use 'em?

Happy New Years ya bastids!!!!!

New Year Resolution # 1

Nappy Yew Hear

What should my New Year's Resolution be?

You know what new years I am looking forward to? 2009.

Okay, who's drinking and posting right now?

True story: when I was in college my 45 yo instructor taught me "speech."

Who Do You Believe?

George Carlin on WAR

Jingle Farts-sorry could not resist-LOL

Stupid time zone question here.

Everybody posting on DU at this moment is a loser.

It's about fucking time.

On the bright side, this decade is half over now.


Name That Punker!


Happy New Year! Good night!

Hey West's 11:30 and I'm saying "fuck it".

I'm eating my leavings.

New Years Day.

I'm heaving green puke.

Well, it's been 2005 for 2 hours now. Anyone feel different?

happy west side new years

I'm Leaving the Tranqs

Damn homophobes. I've had it.

Happy 2005 from the west coast finally got here.

First song and album I listened to in 2005.

I'm leaving my girlfriend.

I should hang out here more oft.

Hey!!! Where is Redqueen, she promised to give me some noo

Anybody savvy about ailing VCRs?

Man, Alhedges is the hero of 2004 - TRY AND DENY IT!!!!

First SEX THREAD of 2005!

Al Hedges is hero of the soviet union for 2004

First hours of 2005 DU AOL Instant Messager Chat


2004 DU 'Man" of the year???? ¡¡¡¡¡AlHedges!!!!

Do you think AC/DC has put out the same album every time they released one

Horseshit Magazine's Man of the Year: Al Hedges

I sure hope the freepers got their

Big Money and the problems of America.

are there any programs out there that will allow dos old games

WhOOhOooooo 1 hr and 12 min into the new year and

Happy New Year 2005

Women Accused of 'Hot Dog' Prostitution

Matcom News --- Teen Survives Six - Story Fall in Fla

Billy Fucking Idol & Steve Stevens on ABC (West Coast)

Blue plate special

2005 SUCKS

On the west coast do you watch the ball drop in NY?

Anyone Ever Had Ice Wine?

I hope that 2005 will be better for me and all of us here than...

It's 320am and I just got home and I don't wanna sleeeeeeeeeeeep!

I doffed the dress, but I'm still wearing my tiara. Ask me anything.

Computer fan speed just went insane!! Freaking out here...

Fuck this 2005 shit, I just saw the Aviator

I don't know about you guys but SO FAR 2005 SUCKS!!!

New Orleans Hotel Offers Hangover Expert

Are you all happy that this decade is now half over?

How would baseball players from 1900 stack up against today's players?

I went to bed at 10:00pm last night did I miss anything major

A touching tribute to my grandfather

What should the first flame war of the new year be about?

2005-Year of the Rooster.

Andy Dick's Last Laugh thing on Bush on right NOW.

Fuck it, I'm going back to bed.

Should I get another drink

What's better: A 32 inch flat screen or 35 inch conventional TV?

I am eeeeeeeeevil--- I ate the last of the gingerbread cookies

I don't feel so well....

i got enraged

Happy New Year - who's hungover? Who's not? Who's still up?

Sorry Ladies - Johnny Damon (a.k.a. Jesus) Got Married

Taipei 101 declared world's tallest building

All is quiet on New Year's Day

Ukraine city gorges on giant cake

Oh Joy! Oh drunken neighbour is gonna GIT it!!!!!.........

Creepshow or Twilight Zone: The Movie?

Anyone else hear "Hey Jude" last night and think "Hey Dude"

I think I read about a new knee replacement technology...

Humanitarian Gesture: List Hangover Remedies Here.

Remember yesterday, I said people are idiots? Well, they're sick too

George Bush is noone's friend.

I'm off to do my first workout of 2005 - and then off


Some will die but none will learn.

Good morning to 2005

I forgot-why do we hate Iams?

Is Guy James on today?

In and Out List for 2005

All three networks have lame-ass Rose Bowl Parade

In honor of 2005, my smiley ASS will continue to climb them stairs

Why does EVERYTHING have a TLA these days?

"Red and blue states," "battleground states" among Banished Words for '05

One of the most incredible TV commercials I've ever seen

Calvin and Hobbes on WAR - and Gandhi on LOVE - Make it so!

"Ridding the room of argument"

Did the major networks declare Kerry the victor on election day?

How do you kill threads?

Monty Python Marathon on BBCA today (Noon to 6PM ET)

Did the kids whose gifts were auctioned on EBAY burn their house?

so my girlfriend just told me that she's in love with another guy

2 Foot Fred

One of my Kittens is POSSESSED!!!!


this is

I need to start thinking about replacing my van

Let's start the new year with a website run by loonies.

Finally saw "Anchorman" on DVD

A song for 2005-Year of the Rooster.

Grover Norquist's New Year's resolutions

I'd just like to say HAPPY NEW YEAR and GO UTAH!!!!!!!

I'm leaving my kids

Use the phrase "kicked her in the box and shoved her" in a sentence

How do I approach my neighbor about her killer dog?


It's hard to believe this decade is half over.

Peter Murphy...oh yeah...Happy new year :)

Today's Doonesbury hits a home run!

OMG, I'm not writing any checks today

I just transferred

It's a new year, and let me be the first...

OMG, this ham smells sooooooooooooooo good!

I have done it

Favourite NWA member


OMG, I'm writing 1905 on my checks!

Inherit the Wind

Black People Love Us!

KNEEL BEFORE ZOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I'm jealous of Arwalden!!!!!!

Who else has to close one nostril in order to smell the ham correctly?

'Summer in Hell' lryics (1984)

"This Planet's a Mess" (1984) lyrics

If you were a millionaire, would you keep it a secret while dating?

Will you be watching the New Year's Concert from Vienna?

Los Angeles Peeps, Lemme Hear Ya!

This about sums up my feelings today....

Maddox has compiled a list of the 11 worst songs of 2004

Everyone knows it's windy!

OMG, I'm totally still writing "2004" on my checks.

Help! I am thinking about New Zealand again

A shirt that I saw today

I downloaded what?

Will you be eating black eyed peas today?

This year doesn't seem to be going well yet

Were you aware?

Restaurant recipes


Jake Gyllenhal was A-Door-able in "October Sky"!

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou...


if you must watch TV news, tape or Tivo it first.

Freakin' idiot neighbors

14 hours down, 8,746 to go (eom)

Oh crap! 2005 is the year of the MONKEY!!!!

A two cat weekend

Has anybody here tried ostrich?

Alright, Black Eyed Peas...CHECK - Collards...CHECK - Jiffy...CHECK

Only 18 shopping days until the coronation of Condi's "husband"

The Last Flirtation of Christ

Are any stores open today?

Someone kick me off of DU...

Newyawker99 - I just want to thank you for all you do around here!

So how many resolutions have you broken already?

My entry in the "Websites you cannot believe are real, but are" contest

40 Years Ago Today - Soupy Sales Got in TROUBLE!!!!!!

I fell asleep with a tiara on - feel free to laugh at me.

Spring can't come too soon for me. This was a great 60 degree and

January first, it's 61 degrees in NYC!

I have a freakishly long hair growing out of my neck

Wanna know when YOUR favorite show "jumped the shark"? Find out here

My 900th post. I got a raise today.

Alaina Reed

The End of the World


"Go fuck yourself." - Top 25 dumbest quotes of 2004

Kee-ripes is it icy!

Watching football on TV...on the porch.

Which sounds better?

OK this is just too fucking much..

I joined the ranks of the uninsured today.

I live in a southern red state and it was 75 degrees here today

Is your type of drunkeness inheirted?

Do you still kiss your parents?

Anyone listening to "Ring of Fire" on AAR? Mike Papantonio called KKKarl

Ridgely, Messina, Garfunkle and Oates. Pick the weakest supergroup member.

I just bet 20 pounds on a UK Quad poster, ask me anything!

Which sig quote sounds cooler?

well, my black eyed peas are done, and they are yummy

Why is GD so scary?

Attention VaYallaDawg

Anyone got any jokes to share?

Best football coach ever?

I will try to respond to every thread. I want 10,000 posts before

We passed 2.3 million Lounge messages recently!

4,000 milestone coming up: Jerry Lewis is here for a telethon today!

Just added 6 more black tetras and 6 nose-and-tail something tetras

Who else has smoked their last cigarette?

Got my tax bill yesterday..............and as usual..............

I stayed on my diet all day today... can I keep it up for 364 more?


Russert's CNBC show has George Carlin on this week.

ESPN: Figure Skating on now....

DU winos: is there a non-alcoholic even worth drinking?

My wife asked me to be in the ballet thing with her this year

Looks like I won't be going back to school next semester-ask me anything.

Deathlist 2005 is up and running!

DAMMIT!!!! That MST3K thread is nudging me!! What should I watch?

My favorite angry 2004 post-election thread (now archived)...

Anyone Else Have Fireworks Going Off In Your Neighborhood Last Night?

Pissing off Everyone. One Ignore at a time.

I'm uber bored and my tongue is bright blue.. ask me something

Happy Nude Year! :evilgrin:

I think we're retarded!

One of my Xmas Gitfts was "Simply Red's Greatist Hits." Any fans of his?

Please cheer me up! I need to see and hear funny stuff now!

Got the "Pee-Wee's Playhouse" complete DVD set for xmas: eerie parallels

Thanks everyone. The cheering up helped! You guys rock!

"Those who are tardy do not get fruit cup" What movie is this from?

Observation from the fat kid that had no athletic ability and was always

It's freezing rain outside and I'm frigid inside. Ask me anything!

I am so effin' sick of the GD effin' clouds!


Is DU having problems tonight?

Move yourself. You always live your life never thinking of the future.

Athena. I had no idea how much I need her.

What Ipod Accessories should I get?

Best 70's Disaster Extravaganza?

Anybody like IRONCHEF? watch the foodnetwork marathon

Did anyone watch "Declarations of War" on TRUE?

I think we're related!

From days of long ago...

The owner of a lonely heart, much better than the owner of a broken heart.

The Best Movie Channel?

I think we're sedated!

Anybody have a completely sober New Years Eve like me and

Played golf today in upstate NY...

Can you see the real me, Doctor? DOCTOR?!!!

It's 9:15 p.m. in Connecticut and THE SOUL EXPRESS is on the air again!

Gregory Corso: The Mad Yak

A Vast Confusion

Anybody else watching Disney's Mulan? I love this movie more

"I came for the waters."

Took an hour's hike by the mighty Eno River here today! (pic)

The Red Neck Christmas Tree


This year I resolve to not be an exhibitionist

help-need photos of depleted uranium victims

What font is this?

DU social workers/psychologists/counselors

Well, time to warm up some of the oyster stew

So, what you all do for New Year's Eve?

well, we made cookie bars, and they are yummy

Casablanca is going to start on my TV in a few minutes... and..

A post holiday song..."Those Were the Days".

True or False " No good deed goes unpunished"

Best Joke ever

How do I get the sticky label goo off my new damask table

I just painted my toenails - do you like the color?

How many hours a day logged OUT OF DU is considered NORMAL?

To heck with it. I'm going to go out and hunt down a chili dog.

When I Was Young

Does anyone know of a good antiviral download?

Praise Jeebus, the holidays are OVER!!!!

Wine and chocolate taste like vomit!

How do I get the new damask sheets off my sticky goo?

How do I get the sticky goo off my bedsheets?

Its so true...

The Backup Reindeer Singers ... Off-season employment

I saw "The Aviator" the other night. Ask me anything!

PBS at 10CT, Austin City Limits: Robert Plant

Am I the only one?

Civil War looming for America?

new blog feature for the New Year

Entertain me.

Whoa. I had Simon & Garfunkel CDs on my computer and I didn't even know.

Has anybody read Collapse by Jared Diamond?

Rumours that W is well hung? True or not?

Anyone wanna see something even more evil?

Who has hooves for feet?

Ohhhh.....6 Cosmopolitans = hung over like a mofo

Anyone wanna see something evil?

The Prophetess and I had "The Talk"

Has the Guardian started its weekly US edition?? Wasn't it

When we all die, will we all meet in DU heaven?

40 years ago today, these were America's most popular songs.

How do I get the sticky goo off my new damask sheets?

Via Christmas cards, learned several relatives may have faced the tsunami

Who has hoovers for feet?

Who'll win - Indianapolis or Denver?

Looking for Bush as cheerleader picture

21 grams is a terribly depressing film

cancel didn't work

Hildi on Trading Spaces reaches a new low...

Something is wrong with me...

so i'm leaving for san francisco tomorrow

Can somebody explain the big deal about "Napoleon Dynamite"?

It's Nice to be Loved

Does anyone else here like the Disney cartoon musicals?

Now I have a pack of puppies!

A movie for DUers, that will rekindle your hope and reinspire you...

Anyone else into Muse?

Anyword on GopisEvil's partay?

It's 2005. Do you know where your mush for brains, neonazi pres,.is?

Your love is like bad medicine. Bad medicine is what I need.

Jackie Gleason or Art Carney (The Honeymooners)?????

Putting a magnet to the monitor screws it up

I just asked my cat what he thought of the lounge. He said..

Vote for your favorite double-sided BEATLES hit!

Is anyone watching the "Twilight Zone" marathon?

I Just Entered my House through the Kitty Door

I saw the best minds of my generation


just heard on cnn - bush threats defeat for any senator who blocks

In what year did you join DU?

Anyone know Indonesian?

Got the "Prisoner" complete DVD set for xmas: eerie parallels

I watched " Salvador" for the first time last night.

I saw what you did and I know who you are.

Which of these fine Union officers would you like to hang out with?

No relation to Jebediah Obadiah Zachariah Jedediah Springfield

My band is touring in two weeks, ask me anything!

Who Has Second Toes Longer Than Their Big Toes?

'Cold Mountain' — Did You See It?

Airport observations:

I'm LMAO, Fred Phelp's daughter just e-mailed me!

Anyone else enjoying the 24 hour marathon of Monk?

I think I'm about to get blasted

Who/What's in your avatar and why?

Who's watching some football?

*** Official FIESTA Bowl Thread ***

The buddyholly home has a new critter.

Jonesy's Jukebox

What does your user-name mean, and why?

Does anyone have the answer to this one?

What's your name?...Ima...Ima what?...

FX is planning on scaring the shit out of lots of people.

Movie Thread

Does anyone else hate that fucking ball-drop shit?

I saw Hotel Rwanda and Million Dollar Baby, today!


Ever wonder what an ex-lover/husband/wife is doing on New Year's?

DU ADK 46rs?

How many hours a day logged in to DU is considered NORMAL?

How many pets do you have? (eight cats & a fish . . . )

The first of 2005... It's time for a POST a PIC OF YOU thread!!

Can someone please explain this whole "Phantom of the Opera" thing?

So, I've been cooking for some vegan friends who are staying with me

The wonderful Musk Ox!!

New Years Card from PeTA2

My new years eve with Donna the Buffalo

Temples and mosques take central role in UK's aid effort

Transplant Surgery Restores Man's Tears

9.0? I guess I'm impressed...

X2-class Solar Flare reported 00:40 GMT on January 1st

WaPo's Colby King: A Test for Tolerance (ppzd DC ban on equal marriage)

Arkansas gay foster parents ban ruled (state) unconstitutional . . .

'The Eyes of Texas' was just played in Pasadena. Somebody pinch me.

Any other CONFUSED Red Sox Fans? I'm looking FORWARD to this season!

The Cheese and Cracker Bowl is on right now

Rose Bowl Thread!

I just added Norman and Crook to catster.

My brother just got an iguana today

Repost of Kitty in the TUB******

In my never-ending quest for self-knowledge...

Please, someone tell me that first dream of the year means

A New Year's Wish For Us All From Pallas

2005 Important Transits from Astrologer Richard Nolle to mark in calendar:

Dream Analysis...

not atheism related, just need to vent: I have an irrational dislike for..

Archbishop of Canterbury now doubts existence of God

Natural Selection In Action!

John Kerry - 108th Congress Votes (Part 2)

So, is this the Pornography Group?

Subhankar Banajee--Arctic Wildlife Refuge photographer

One more time for 2004

Now that it is 2005, we Dems need to mobilize for 2006.

I was going to wear my Kerry button on Jan 20

Bush allies plan big push on Social Security - WP via MSNBC

Largest single donor to tsunami victims: Japan, at $500 million

DUers! Please do me this favor re: C-SPAN...

A New Year's Message From The President...

Lawyer: Ex-Attorney General to Aid Saddam

Hoosier is Bush's lifeline to evangelicals

Remember Bush's very first news conference ??

Social Security : A look back to August of 2001

OK it is a New Year let's think toward Future and

National exit poll shows Kerry lead over Bush by 3%

A New Year: A Look Back at the Clinton Surpluses

Over 3000 Links ....

God DAMN the North just needs to secede-

Evangelical Leader Threatens to Use Political Muscle Vs. Democrats

No relation to Jebediah Obadiah Zachariah Jedediah Springfield

Top Ten War Profiteers of 2004

Where is DICK? Most recent photo is from 12/15

The coming attack on Social Security

Contact your own State Democratic Party

Comparison of Japan and US: GDP and Tsunami Pledges

I heard a clip of gwb's radio address. He's not even trying, anymore.

Beltway Bozos Are Exceeding Their Personal Best for Inducing Barfing

LaPore's Swan Song - bring a barf bag

If Kerry had REALLY pulled out all the stops, what types of ads would

If Dick Gephardt was the nominee, how do you think he would have done?

Vote Challengers Accuse Blackwell of Trying to Let 'Clock Run Out'

Judge won't let pregnant woman divorce

Bush Monkeys painting removed by ebay

WSJ thinks George Clinton is president

The Great Crime Spree of 2004 (Government crimes)

Re: Delay - send this to your Rethug rep

Cynicism Test

Evangelical Leader threatens to 'target' Democrats

Sleaze in the Capitol

When someone goes from $15 million to $350 million, what's that tell you?

So, how EXACTLY did "liberalism" "fail?"

Demand 2.6 Billion In Tsunami Relief! Why 2.6 Billion?

"Stay and fight." Interesting blog post tonight by Dean. Inspiring.

In Response to David Brooks

Has Anyone Noticed That Candy Cowley Is "Missing"?

Want an invite to a WH party? Just toss dem registrations, and you're in

Happy New Year! How do you like living under Despotism?

DU this poll!

Pat Buchanan's prediction for 2005

New Year's Eve Fundie Experience

Some whining from the New York Post - Podhoretz

I didn't watch tv tonight. What did Colin Powell do? (nt)

How We Will Elect A Democratic President in '08

Is this the year we get to see Chimpy go DOWN?

Here's my strategy for the Democratic midterm elections:

The Nation: De-Bunking "Centrism"

You HAVE to hear this comment by Gov. Rick Perry (TX-R)

Help Wanted for Legal Defense of a Patriot

Are senators too afraid to contest the election because they don't know

Now this has got me thinking . . .

Does anyone here have a close friend who is politically right wing?

Hillary for President

Since when has militarism become "patriotic" in the United States?

What's YOUR favorite French thing?