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Archives: January 30, 2005

Kristof: Those Friendly Iranians

The al-Sistani factor in Iraq election

Iraq elections, a solution or sedition?

Now Playing: 'Anybody But Dean, Part 2'

Torture Chicks Gone Wild or "The Geneva Monologues"

A True American Hero - Dahr Jamail

Dana Stevens on Margaret Spellings and "Sugartime"

Greenspan and His Inner Circle Guide Destiny of Millions Behind Ornate

Delusions of grandeur at "Focus on the Family" (from Bloggermann)

In Interview, Bush Belittles Gay Parents

Time to stop using the word "spin"let's start using the word "torque"

Real Freedom Still Far Off

McNabb shoulders unusual burden (McNabb, Rush, and Armstrong Williams)

Bombs, bullets, ballots, by Oliver North

The Jungle's new century

Social Security plan has public anxious

Hereditary class structure at work

Human Rights Investigation Calls Haiti “More Violent and More Inhuman”

One died for rights; the other raised her children

Rx for Social Security:Demography of the problem 'is not overwhelming' ()

Battle Born: Remember to Fight!

We'll go on cheering ' democracy' - and the Iraqis will go on dying - Fisk

today's charade is simply about Iraq's oil

And Now a Critical Moment: The Press Sizes Up the Iraqi Election

Iraq has history of democratic elections

An election to anoint an occupation

Editorial on Iraq Election-- United Arab Emirates paper

Salon: Hallelujah, the Mac is back

Brief Guide To The Iraqi Elections

Carlysle group owns 'robo-soldier" and also Anthrax vaccine co.

"Resolute Bush Sticking With Colts As Super Bowl Pick"

Toronto Coalition to Stop the War Condemns the Unfair and Illegitimate ...

Keep Wall Street away from Social Security

Torture Chicks Gone Wild, Maureen Dowd

"Why I am Obsessed With War" by Harry Browne (f**king brilliant article!)

Has political correctness gone too far?


Amy Goodman is coming to Dallas, Tx on Feb 18th, Please help

Ideas to counter the freepers

Constitution says Bush should be impeached

Why does our Media not have doubts about election? Mitteldorf, Ph.D doubts

Media frenzy to erupt as Jackson trial begins

my email to Tim Russert

Sunday sermon: "The Godly Must Be Crazy" author speaks on environment

Record Arctic Ozone Loss Possible In Coming Weeks - BBC

Outgoing Shell Boss Seeks Post With Climate-Related NGO - Times of London

UK Climate Strategy Has New Focus On Adaptation, Not Prevention - BBC

Lack of snow cancels annual Race to the Sky

Which Democrats and Republicans actually served in the military?

Let's pray for success in Iraq

The grammar of the Second Amendment

Another gun that will be banned soon

Which is more deadly? A fully automatic weapon, or a semi-automatic?

A special plea for unity in the gun dungeon

For the record...

Are we allowed to call someone a "Freeper"? Someone recently posted to me

Can we have an election 2008 board....

Have you changed the number of posts required

About a post of mine

Simple little question about the process of joining

Ignore list

This thread should help

I have been a DU member

getting a star

The Most Important Democratic Underground Forum Ever

How many posts do I need to send a private message?

PA official: We will deploy in 4 West Bank cities Wed.

Hamas Victory Rally Erupts Into Shootout

Time to break the mold

Israelis don't understand

Israel promises U.S. it will check E. J'lem land seizure

WP Opinion Piece Claims Europe Fixated on Israel

Border Police plans to destroy Arab neighborhood in J'lem

Paper: Israel Report Shows Illegal Funds

Looking for photos of engine found at UA 93's crash site

To Those For, and Against, MIHOP, Please Kindly Help

No Tweed & Thompson this week

Pantagraph: Democrats urged to help party's image

Okay, so what's the consensus on Sosa?

State Journal Register: Cross: Budget battle good for state government

Chicago Sun-Times: Donations and deals raise eyebrows

Governor intervenes on behalf of laid-off, handicapped IDNR worker

A little nugget of knowledge about Hyde

State Journal-Register: Governor to target child-support rule

GRAPH: Kerry state exit poll deviations as a % of Margin of Error

We Need More High Profile Voices For Edwards?

NashuaAdvocateBlogspot - Shut my comp down twice - HELP

A Boxer comes out swinging

Looking for background info on 1818 electoral college challenge...

From Mark Levine's INSIDE SCOOP Today's Blog..........

Warren Stewart to review NM votes, plus Ensign bill - live on radio

Meanwhile in Washington - Republicans on Democrat Felon Hunt...

(AZ) 27,878 Provisional Votes thrown out.

Olbermann's on tonight!

Be Counted! Open Voting Consortium event

About the Open Voting Consortum

In iraq they get paper ballots and see through boxes

Reform NOW ... We cannot be deaf to Rev Jackson's conclusion.

Sunday 1/30 Election Fraud, Reform, & Updates Thread

The Nashua Advocate: G.O.P. Election Reform Bills Drop Like Bombs on U.S.

More on Snohomish Co. WA - Seattle Weekly News

Green recount volunteers found signif. irregularities inmost Ohio counties

This will make you mad --"Voter Intimidation - Ohio v. Iraq"

The Nashua Advocate: We Have Become Mainstream Media


(CO) More Ballot Scanning Trouble

TiVO-DVDs and tapes-again.

What is it that we need to see to impeach "*"???

Bill Moyers (Last American journalist) warns you about "*"

Math Guys: Are the ODDS 1 in a TRILLION or 1 in 10 MILLION?

"Teflon George", how about using it in public, marketing the concept?

The Nashua Advocate: USCV Report Drops Bombshell -- Mitofsky Is Wrong

To those co-sponsoring a Republican designed "electoral reform bill"

John Kerry on Meet the Press...

Please give me an opinion on my first newletter to friends and family

Observations From Orlando Election Fraud Hearing 1/27

JK:"We were rising in polls and then went flat before Election Day"

Was the report of the experts sent to Keith Olbermann?

Machine Mis-calibration, Malfunctions and the Bottom Line

Text of both the Ensign and Dodd Bills


Lets find a way to get complete election fraud info to Seymour Hersh

How 'bout Kerry Giving some of the Xtra $14M to Arnebeck's Defense

Anyone know what happened at the Ohio Election meeting today?

"Don't Outsource Democracy" Lawsuit To Be Filed

DREs: Bugs vs. Features

BITCH COULTER FIRED! "Final straw: during elect when she attacked Cleland"


US Senate Exit Polls == Why are they so different than Presidential Poll?

Schwarzenegger bio on A&E tonight

I was asked to post this here...Let us know if you see these Billboards!

RAGBRAI takes northern route for 2005

Democratic Town Committees: what are your annual dues ??

Mass dem platform delegates register here - meet-up in Lowell

Gov. Pawlentry gets nat'l attention for his "Welfare Healthcare" meme

Pawlenty Agenda Includes More Gambling, Public Money for Sports Stadiums,

Dayton's approval plummets

Anyone who's expert in printing to Adobe PDF?

Considering WiFi - total newbie needs advice

Does anyone know anything about HP Printers?

Question to computer experts about current career trends

Interesting web site for Texas political gossip

I had no idea the Texas Republicans were such an evil bunch...

Vo Still Standing: Challenger Should Withdraw

Austin: Meet Vo at Meetup

Lawmakers push state ethanol mandate

Fahrenheit or Celsius

Faux News: Iraqi election flower pot watch

Here Is a Great Cartoon Please Wait For The End Hope You Like It

Do they have to walk 10k to vote?

Dawn (A Poem Close To My Heart)

I keep hearing there are 14 million registered voters in Iraq

Neocons-Neoconservatives and PNAC

Dupe post. Sorry...

Suggestions for Dem DVD

Outcome of the Iraqi election

Has anyone explained why 60 million ballots were sent for 14M voters?

Wow, FOX/CNN live coverage of the Iraq election is pathetic.

L.A.'s the Bait; NFL Still Hasn't Switched (LAT)

Critique a half-finished "Democratic Majority" graphic?

Global warming-Ebola-AIDS. Is it earth's way of saying "F*** you man!"????

Before Sept 11, 2001..(remembering how it was)

How does one go about buying "Euros" ?

Allawi Wins!

Changing the definition of science?

Today's Sermon: How bush suckers Christians

"Teens arrested on murder charge" Should the death penalty be applied?

The pentagon IS the media in Iraq. We will never know real numbers

US and Coalition forces kill 60% more civilians than "insurgents"

Whitman: GOP foiled security efforts

Benito Mussolini on Fascism: Should Sound Familiar to to Us...

The Question that needs asking...Why do they torture?

Some have already read this sorry if duplicated but this bushit!

Prob. a stupid question... but ill ask it anyway... Where do we get all ..

So if the elections "go well" will bush ever shut up?

Baghdad Bob has morped into Iraqi election officials.

CFR dolt on NPR painting picture of "big win" for Bush administration

Taser Training

Today's RW meme: 'better than expected'

Iraqis are NOT voting for a new government! They are NOT voting for a

How's Kerry doing on Meet the Press? I'm dying of anticipation...

Will rightwingnuts ever have math skills to realize MORE SHIA hate bush,

Bush was right. The elections have spread freedom like wildfire .....

14 attacks 36 died so far in iraq

Trolling for gaffes & screw ups in tonight's C-span interview of bush

I am looking for a copy of that MORAN picture

Looks like Condi-Liar is everywhere except MTP this morning

What aspect of the Media Whores/Pundit Payola irks you the most?

John Kerry on MEET THE PRESS today

No Food For Troops Ordered To Be At Inaugral; From A Mother On A Blog

A different take on the elections

Anyone remember the BIG Election in Vietnam ? 1968 I think?

Iraq Will Elect a Shia Govt.? Bush Is Itching To Attack Shi'ites In Iran?!

"better than expected" is a US media meme. Foreign news is not using it.

'What a bloody charade'

'Crazy' teddy row hits US state

43% of Iraqis vote amid violance

The Mystery of the Republican Party

When I saw this, I thought of the way the United States is

Condi is breathless with excitement. ABC

Anyone have links to the #'s of abortions ...

MSNBC whoring "the vote" in Iraq...

Iraq-It's the Economic Conditions not the Elections-CPA Orders Stand

How many Iraqis registered to vote?

How does ANY truth exist when ALL reporters are imbedded.

I wonder if FAUX news cover this Iraqi election

Pinochet security service chief imprisoned

The grammar of the Second Amendment

Meanwhile back in Afghanistan

has this been posted before, if so sorry. found it on Micheal Moore's site

What will the US State Media say in 2 weeks???

"Support our troops" ribbons

It's kinda cute how Americans think elections = "road to democracy"

American Enterprise Institute--They're everywhere.

Was Diebold et al involved in the Iraqi elections?

The Iraqi people were brave, a toast to them

Kerry on Meet the Press

bush talks in 1 hour-CBS(at 1pm Eastern)

Freedom in Wonderland - Must Read

Good Voter Turn Out/Lessons...

'80's, '90's, and the image of the sixties

I BETCHA this sham of an "election" will be...

I am feeling exactly like I did when Baghdad fell... cognitive dissonance?

Next on CNN....Ahmed Chalabi.....Remember this criminal???

Ku Klux Klan robes auctioned for up to $1,425 in Howell, MI

US (neo-con) foreign policy in a picture

Breaking - Chimpy to speak LIVE about the Iraqi elections

World Economic Forum dinner

Doonesbury pulls characters out of Iraq

Please post every talking head you saw make the 72% turnout claim.

smirk has won another one - has put american blacks in chaos

I believe the 72% turnout claim, about like I believe the Bushco claim of

Bush* speaking so soon may backfire on him.

I need help and fast in Dallas, Amy Goodman is coming on 2/18

Does th 72% voting

Iraq, according to Nightline and Ted Koppel

Has Bushco overplayed its hand with the Iraq "Election"?

SNL and the Bush Twins/Video

The entire country of Iraq is 'Locked Down' ---Free Elections????


AP news NOT chanting the bushCabal mantra! No bush cheque???

Is the Iraq "Election" the greatest Propaganda exercise in U.S. History?

Army hangs banner of instructions in Iraq

Perfect comeback for any and all liberal pundits on screamer shows

Michael Graham whores himself on eBay!

Pres. Cheney's Attire at the Auschwitz Ceremony, Bad Form or no Biggy?

Yay! We gave Freedom™ to Iraq! Only 10,000 casualties & 1/4 trillion $!

a mother leaving to go to work

Spanish American War tax might be put on internet use - really

a TV commercial on taking back your vacation, did I hallucinate it?

Caption This....IRAQ VOTE

The Magna Carta- birth place of democracy?

Bush is about to commit the ultimate Iraq

Was the Iraq election illegal ? (Under the Vienna Convention)

Alert: CNN is outfoxing Fox on Iraqi elections.

C-Span NOW Iraqi Elections (LIVE)... hosted @ Nt'l Geographic...

Group Wants Lawmakes to Give Out Chastity Belts

Backtracking; Anyone got 50% yet???

Millions Vote in Iraq Despite Bombs...Did they stand in Line 10-12 Hours?

*WARNING* Michael Jackson releases trial video

"Lets not jump to conclusions , lets just do the reporting...."

Has anyone else had trouble getting Air America today?

Elections sole aim to lend legitimacy to invasion and war crimes

Is bush having another "Mission Accomplish " moment again?

Proof of Fraud

Troops in Iraq redeployed to protect us from SpongeBob.

Please take care of these flamers....

Read last line of this article (Annan's son's oil confession a non event)

Somebody answer me this please

We got duped

I am thinking of selling everything buying an eco-lodge in Costa Rica.

Halliburton pulls out of Iran-Business environment "not conducive"

a stunning upset in iraq elections

James Dobson.................. I need help on this DU'ers

the Iraqi Information Minister quotes - the jokes on U(SA) now!

Hillary, Daschle Helped Bankroll Dem Radio Hosts

The Bush'* Idea of Democracy...

Fear not, these CRACKPOTS can be saved

after a whole day of not having the tv on out of disgust

How do you feel about the Iraqi election?

Alert to those of you wishing to see CBC's doc. on the media in America

This is crazy

Bush has just been rebooted, y'all

Lying Monsters. I am so sick of them.

The "elections" are over- can we go home now?

Are there any mother/parenting boards that are liberal

Immigration Policy: B* vs GOP Round 2

you know, if Chalabi got a tenth of the press coverage given other felons


So let me get this straight. When F9/11 showed people in a cafe...

Does any other "Free" country have a Fox News-like Network?

U.S. Soldiers going around asking people why they're not voting

My relative sent this insane e-mail.

I agree with Juan Cole's latest blog entry...

Who won in Iraq?...

And, now for a little levity - Olbermann swipes at the Focus on the Family

Listening to Kerry on Meet The Press

How Do We Fight Against The MSM's Iraqi Election Propaganda?

10 million mexicans living in US. 250,000 in Oregon

Any ideas on this? Strange added bar-codes on magazines?

Polls deserted in Fallujah, Ramadi, Beiji and Azamiyah.

Vo Still Standing in Texas: Time for Republican to Withdraw

One of Iraq's four Ayatollahs opposed the election

Isn't it ironic?

So who exactly are the candidates running in these elections??

What is the conservative mindset concerning the war?

"Bush to Parents: 'Turn Off Indecency' "

Jed Babbin and Lynn Woolsey on MSNBC 5:15 ET: Paraphrased fist fight

'We are in Iraq at the request of the Iraqi government???????

How turnout shows the Iraq civil war to come, not democracy

The Emerging Picture

Wish for fair, accurate, honest, widespread elections in Iraq in one hand

A "Free" Election . . . Under An American Occupation

But hey, the U.S. 'security' worked as planned. "Only" 40 or so killed.

Let's discuss Mann II

Now that Iraq has had elections

FOX (Cavuto): "Big Macs in Baghdad?"

Example of US MSM propoganda

So the election was an overwhelming success

We are marching toward total corporate governance

For those who have Pagan beliefs

who is next?

Do we get ANY truth out of Iraq?

Lou Dobbs said someting about this is the first step toward Iraq becoming

Laura Flanders talking about Haiti right now...very moving.

A New Look at a Mystery of the Skies (Chemtrails)

Bush to Save SS!!!!

Will other countries in the ME demand the right to vote ?

My first DUr shirt came today! and just back from COSTCO again!

Deutsche Bank energy report

If Iraqis are brave enough to vote, they can protect their own damn countr

Chertoff will become the Secretary of Homeland Security

the enola gay sits benignly on the nh me. border in portsmouth

Republicans Prepare Anti-Abortion Agenda For 109th Congress-Scripps Howard

You know what election I'd like to see in Iraq?

Maybe it's just me -- but I think those elections happened just a

Iraqis Have Voted! Great! So Bring Home The Troops! NOW!

MSNBC: "8 million Iraqi's cast votes today"...1.5 million out of country..

Message from the Chimperor >>>

What is it about the RW Repukes that attracts the self-loathers?

06 elections

Picasa from google - your opinion????

DR. Rice warns Iran: IRAQ is not happy with you!

Anyone here know anything about "Foundation for a Better Life"?

Liberal Charities

If the US pulled out of Iraq in say November

Check out this anti-landmine ad...

Focus On The Family targets Keith Olbermann

I thought you all might find this interesting (Bush & the CNP)

Anybody watching Brian Lamb interviewing the Chimp on

MUST SEE !!! - If You Missed Cy Hersch On Democracy Now, Here It Is:

Taser used on 75-year-old woman in S.C. nursing home

$250K Worth Of Cocaine Found On An Airplane At Tulsa Airport

Hanity and Armstrong looking like they are going to cry

Arab Media Cover Iraq's Election (NPR All Things Considered Audio)

I believe the resistance chose to melt away during the election

Iraq sElection PHOTOS that bush* doesn't want YOU to see....

Most nauseating Lieberman quip EVER. RE KindaSleazy Rice

Who won in Iraq?

Gerald Flurry? Religion, Politics & Propaganda

Dick Cheney and the Inauspiciousness of January 30th

Karel on KGO now

Read His Lips: Bush's Exercise in Fiscal Restraint

Has anyone seen or heard about a study that concludes "some " alcoholics

For those of you who think DUers want failure in Iraq, here's the deal:

Anyone have a link to a current article on the Science crisis?

The Guardian is now posting 60% turnout in Iraq. How low will it go?

Open Letter Concerning the Draft at The Weekly Standard-PNACer's-Heads up

I got TWO nominations to the 2004 Koufax Awards (blog)

And the Corporateland grows ever bigger

Chuck Hagel on CNN said "we have a long road to go"

WTF is up with Repukes, making mountain out of molehills?(RANT!!!)

International criminal tribunal for Afghanistan finds GWB....

Doesn't the "Iraq election a success" backfire when our troops stay?

Help me on this re: Dr Dobson and Dr Phil

CNN propagandist bullshit

I might have missed the thread but..

``The ol' dollar, it's gonna go down.'' - out of Gate's mouth

Anybody else getting tired of "...democracies don't go to war with


FR posters bash Islam (say it's incompatible with freedom)

It is time for everyone to revisit "The UnHoly Alliance". Everything


Top 10 Idiots and Bobby Eberle's brother Bruce

I give up!

60% turnout?Who's Doing the Polling-Int'l Republican Institute

What happens when the next suicide bomber has an inked index finger?

DU kicks serious ass!

Summary of attacks in Iraq on "election" day

Conservative Talk Show Host for Sale (ebay)

I have to laugh at anyone buying this "elections" BS

Do you consider civilization to be "progressive" or "circular"?

What was the article on Uncle Mike's story time on friday?

KOEB/Countdown Special Iraqi Election Thread

What should be done with Geraldo Rivera?

Faux News witch compares Iraqi elections to 1776??

'If you don't take a job as a prostitute, we can stop your benefits'

DR. Rice on FOX: "We are in Iraq under UNITED NATIONS mandate" oh & 9/11

Who were the choices in the Iraq election?

OKAY here is the perfect NCLB talking point

"We will build a statue of Bush!!!"...I'm so proud!! Crying here.....

A poll regarding the vote in Iraq

Trouble with Anti-Bush site:

Comments Please: It's the Right Time to Bring Our Troops Home Now

We have been waiting for something to blow up in Bush's face..

Why on earth should we be happy with a sham election in Iraq?

maybe a good thing happened today in Iraq. I dont know

DU this poll

Are people negligent if they don't look beyond the MSM for truthful news?

So, there's NINE BILLION DOLLARS missing in Iraq

A question about veganism

enjoy today... ALL MEDIA ENDS tomorrow, you know....