Democratic Underground

Archives: February 27, 2005

Bush on Social Security: Mind-Blowing, Literally (Satire)

Recruiters finding it tougher to get into some NH schools (to give ASVAB)

Don't Be Spun by the Spin - Charley Reese on Bush's Trip to Europe

Rossie: Rep. Hinchey has no proof... so let's invade Rove's office

Maher Article on freedom of speech and Faux News

Churchill sequel provides epic task for author

Union Leader - Let PBS go: It simply is not needed

The view from abroad: "Media firestorm in America" by Sylvia Mayuga

Christian right mum on Gannon Affair

My 2 cents to Mr. Friedman's article today!

Meltdown in Mexico, 10 Days that changed the wind

A time for unity or opportunism?

BRAT picture

Back home, expatriate finds U.S. mired in fear

When Is Stealing not a Crime?

A year after Aristide ouster, Haiti is remarkably unchanged (ChrSciMon)

Rhetoric in the Air; Reality on the Ground

"Learning to love the blog" -- this sptimes column is kicka**

Power struggle looms at Vatican

Luckovich on Press Credentials and Mandate Gannon

Potemkin World… or the President in the Zone (TomDispatch)

Air Jesus: With The Evangelical Air Force

Excerpts from Second-Rate Nation

The Silent Genocide from America

Herbert: It's Called Torture

No More Whining, Jimmy-Jeff! (re: Gannon/Guckert ---

How to Save Medicare? Die Sooner

The "Gannon Standard" -- the Left's "bizarre and obsessive" coverage

The New Boxer Rebellion (re: Barbara Boxer & Howard Dean)

Dowd - W.'s Stiletto Democracy

Conason: Bush dodges as addicts rot in jail

Bush's Judicial Nominations are Hardly Mainstream (

The Miami Mafia: "Iraq Now; Cuba Later!"

President Cheney? The obvious Bush successor in 2008

"Freedom Legions" a neocon idea to increase the size of the army.

Multireligious & Multidimensional:Antiwar & Social Justice Initiative

Tim Russert: It's a Tax Raise! Tax Raise Tax Raise!

Democrats.Com asks why media does not expose Bush earpiece

great media cartoon - the question of the day! :-)

How much revenue does each income tax bracket generate?

Manufacturers Failing to Use Non-toxic, Recyclable Materials

A graphic you can use at environmental forums or

Lu says 228 murderers should pay - Taiwan

A Plot Thickens (re: Kissinger and Chile)

Prison sentences and illegal firearms traffic related to drug smuggling?

Suggestion about Vanity Opus posts

New Rule? No more "I'm leaving DU" posts.

Just out of curiosity...

Moderator: please remove picture if possible.

This place is very correct and aptly moderated

Can I please get an answer to a civil question?

wondering why this thread was locked

I RESPECTFULLY ask why this thread was locked.

Thanks for locking/removing recent flamebait posts.

Ultimate "PC" - don't ask about Shrub's sexual orientation

Thanks for all the great work y'all do

Skinner et al

Just lettin' you guys know...

LBN Thread Merging Feedback

Why was my post about Donald Rumsfeld deleted?

Please check this thread

Regarding Miss Authoritiva's request:

How is this thread out of control?

Nothing Real (Noam Chomsky)

"Israel threatens to attack Syria"-- Daily Star, Pakistan

Portman Upsets Jews with Western Wall Kissing Scene

Ralph Schoenman on 9-11 : False Flag Operation

Interesting 9/11 pics I've never seen before

Debunking conspiracy theorists' paranoid fantasies about Sept. 11 . . .

Why didn't the FBI try to advice passengers of UA 93?

Eberle a key 911 witness?

I have one interesting question:

Chicago Tribune: State wants vendor incentives

Rockford Register Star: Election 2005

Quincy Herald-Whig: Tax reform advocate brings his message to Quincy

Which "Illinois" baseball team is going to have the better year?

Chicago Sun-Times: State pols jump ahead in line for tickets (Illini)

Tweed & Thompson (my liberal radio show) will be on from 12pm-2pm today

How could the Illinois State Fair be improved?

Anyone know what happened in Lincoln Square Sunday?

They're worried about election rigging in Pakistan

Election lessons from the EIRS election hotline reports

3 or 4 new states with touchscreen vote fraud reported

TIA- could you do comprehensive summary of the best Exit Poll data

self deleted

The New Boxer Rebellion

Great letter RE: Voting issues in CA

Answer to election reform is obvious and pretty easy- citizen initiative

VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA needed to save our democracy!

Sunday 2/27 Election Fraud, Reform, & Updates Thread

East Bay & Other DUers: Tell Us How the Oakland "Teach-In" Went.

SOS -- need ideas to mobilize our local grassroots movement for reform

"Election results still troubling" article in Ukiah CA paper

Who is going to Santa Monica teach-in today? And report from film show...

Oh-Oh! "Voter" Fraud Alert!

Another attempt at a get together!

Article about Schwarzenegger

Sheen vs Feinstein for U.S. Senate-2006 Which would you vote for?

California Attorney General: Who here is voting for Jerry?

How are Iowa farmers taking Bush's ag budget cut proposals?

Adult youth leader CORI and SORI background checks

Rare opportunity- near Boston Tibetan nuns creating Mandala of Compassion

Driver's License Bill Concerns Groups.

The Minneapolis Star Tribune printed letters re Jim Ramstad op-ed

mn state statue 202A.14 needs to be modifyed ..please support !!!

Question re pdf file protected from copying.

XP System Tray oddity

Need help hooking up DVR to TV and digital cable box

Firefox AdBlock Extension Filters

Democrats hold strategy summit in Chester County

Santorum squirming? Personal account of SSI forum

Drama at GOP's Southfork dinner

Can we declare a moratorium on Texas-bashing in this forum?

WTF is going on in Dallas?

Here's a link to the Pentagon chanel if you want to see the BS

Post WWII Paradigm has become obsolete.

New Republican slogan on Social Security I just found a link

New HIV virus may have come from monkeys, say experts

Was Vetwife's kamikaze mission evidence

A 'REAL' Nostradamus prediction on the Chimp??? Judge for yourself...

What did you do during the war daddy?

I don't believe in blind patriotism

Trying to portray DU as a veteran bashing group is

Gannongate: What's the Bush gang's leverage over the media?

First it was Bev Harris, today it was VetWife.

The Conservatives have succeeded in taking us back to the 1950's

Do we really care if Freepers post at DU?

Jeff Gannon is a good looking son of a *****!!!

Well, Looks Like I Missed The Drama For This Weekend

Publisher site, books of interest.....

Blame it on Syria/Iran ....Terror x28

Corporate News Media Are Unacceptable ...

Faults in Presidents Secret Service detail wanted

forget Vetwife, can we take avantage of this terrible moment?

Propaganda Sunday Morning - "We the People: Overruled

Caption - Pickles & the giant thing that starts with a P

Did vetwife ever talk about not being a Democrat & John Kerry?

ChoicePoint Execs Sold Shares After Breach


Iraq Special on Air America w Al Franken on right now!

Can someone fill me in on the Vetwife affair. In a nutshell.

Military Uses of Nanotechnology - scary stuff

Is there an archive of all articles by "Jeff Gannon" for Talon News? nt

I was going to post this as a thread to nostamj, (Vetwife)however........

The Primary Function of Religion

More musings by a Conservative Troll. Oh but vetwife's a peach.

This may or may not be my last post on DU

About registering and posting at RW-boards

The DU administration

I DON'T think Vetwife was a freeper.

An oldie but goodie

Silence - An Excellent Commentary

I may be going way off here, but I am about to the point where I will

Ireland's demon chaser questions TV exorcism

I Support the Occupation of Iraq But I Do Not Support the Troops-The Onion

Driver's License Bill Concerns Groups. ( Must Read )

Right Wing propaganda / lies. Please help me make a list

Politician, Public Speaker, NewsHound, DUer...You've got to earn my

BTK Suspect Active In Church, Cub Scouts

A question Democrats should be asking is "Why was Social Security created?

Ou V W has been locked up and put in the garage.....Might be a good thing!

New Colossus of Rhodes will keep watch on drunken Britons

Doesn't the BTK guy look like a brownshirt nazi?

When will we get over this dumb obsession with Laci Peterson?

Seeds being sown in Seminole County, Fl may cause problems

Confessions of an Economic Hit Man on BookTV at 1pm EST

2001 Senate vote on bankruptcy "reform" = we're screwed . . .

Iraq to be a Vietnam: retired general

Someone posted a good idea on AMERICAblog about press passes

Iran, Russia Sign Nuclear Agreement

Is there any way to make it illegal to use the National Guard

Corporate MSM is milking this Daddy Bush/Bill Clinton thing to the max

Today's Meet The Press: Gushing With Pro-War Bushies

Central Banks seem to be dumping the dollar

"our Johnny Appleseed of Democracy, Pres. GW Bush," LOL

What did Friedman mean with his statement about Napoleon invading Egypt

Rep Steny Hoyer D-Maryland on CSPAN this morning.....

today's Doonesbury

NASCAR has it all...

This is really getting silly

Lesbian in Tuxedo- Picture Not Allowed in Yearbook

A city's gays defy conservatives

Don't tell me there isn't a man behind the media curtain at the WH

Comics making Political Statements

Iraq Students Protest Having Saturday Off

Who's had contact with a serial killer?

Daily Howler doesn't think much of the Jeff Gannon story...

I'm in disagreement about Vetwife.

BTK 'suspect' serial killer: 4 years USAF ('65-69) then he started KILLING

Corporate Cash and what they are doing with it now ...

Democrats can anticipate Republican campaigns....

Wow - Bill Press answered my e-mail!

Did Rove Admit To Partial Responsibility For The Plame Leak?

Some potential Social Security wafflers on the Dem side:

S/S and personal investing: A cautionary tale.

The Extradition of John Graham (Wounded Knee)

There is surely something we could agree upon.....

Why it’s important to expose conservative trolls.

That company that allowed many SSNs to get stolen...

One of the motivating factors that caused the coup in 2000 was the

Boston Globe - Dan Wasserman's social security cartoon

FRONTLINE - The Soldier's Heart

Those silly corpses

Families and money. The truth about why they don't go together:

Is Bush gay himself?

"The Great Satan"

Read this Freeper Post before they kill it:

Is the Shrub Gay?

Summer's remarks raise an interesting question...

Cndn CBC on Ballistic Missile Defense. Sun 4 to 6pm EST (ie now)

Florida bombing to increase at Avon Park...turning Florida into Vieques.

Vets: you fought for us there; we'll fight for you here!

~~~ LIVE OSCAR THREAD ~~~ 77th Annual Academy Awards ~~~

It was more than "hippies" who opposed the Vietnam war

The US and the UK have produced a huge # of serial killers

Support our troops" What does that mean?


In a questionnaire for Vietnamese students given by a US agency,

photos of plane equipped for chemtrail spraying . . .

The Battle of George Square (Bloody Friday) 1919

Always watch out for the hidden agenda of Conservatives.

Okay, this may seem like flamebait, but...

Plane spotters blowing CIA cover ops

Democratic National Committee, Pelosi weigh in on Gannon scandal, credenti

White House Lies: A History

Coming of age in a time of war (Seattle TImes) ....sad....very sad...

uggabugga and bagnewsnotes

BTK Killer - Democrat or Republican?

"Faith based intiiatives" and non-Christian groups?

Sludge CONTINUING campaign against ANTI-BUSH comedian Chris Rock! (PT2)

"Get off my case, and get out of my face"

Bush's reckless use of preemption as a doctrine is certain to make

Debunking conspiracy theorists' paranoid fantasies about Sept. 11 . . .

US Pushes UN on Abortion Declaration

CBS is doing a story on our troops. right now

E&P: "Her Syndicate Runs Edited Version of Ann Coulter Column"

The rest of the world KNOWS our press isn't free it's RUN BY REPUKES

My favorite person on radio

Laura Flanders AAR to discuss if VT National Guard called up illegally.

The seemingly normal serial killer that lives next door

If you want to see one example of the news media gone wrong

Putin Grills Bush On Dan Rather

George Bush isn't gay

Bush, a failure at everything he has touched in life, commands a

Hypothetical: Kerry is now president, do the Repugs support the troops?

How many children left behind? A Standardized Test

Show about the sequel to Mein Kamf in on the History Channel

Research question on Iraq...

I would be surprised if Bush had a hand in 911-but not shocked.

OK, during BTK killer press conf., the D.A. thanked her "Fighting Irish"

Ithacans Leaving For Canada

What does it mean to support the troops?

What was the LAST justifiable war the US fought in?

Dear Andy Stephenson

Castro & Chavez Will Attend Inauguration Of Uruguay's Socialist President

An intriguing ad campaign

Bring down the house Chris!!

This could be you

Razzies Honor Fahrenheit 9/11 Stars

Photo of the brat

BTK's church has somber service

Eberle a key 911 witness?

For a laugh - Old article about DU

My 1000th post

Thank a Vet because War Keeps us Free?

"It's like a mohel walking into the middle of Hitler rally ..."

About investing social security money in the stockmarket.

The European Farce Vacation--How We Still Don't Get Other People!!

Nags on Mehlman : He’s totally straight and by straight I mean totally gay

Passion Of The Christ- No Nominations?

Have we finally "turned the corner" in Iraq with the capture of

More allegations of British troops abusing Iraqi civilians surface

Meanwhile, back in Freeperville

Do BMW driving doctors prolong illness to keep their revenues up?

Faux news and the oscars

Open Letter from Iraqi engineer to Dubya

Turdbits from Yahoo RE Oscars

Russia to Deliver Nuclear Fuel to Iran

Please help me settle a bet. Is Japan considered a western nation?

Peter Werbe Time!

Your Opinion of Ann Coulter.....

Mother Jones: Digging In. A look at possible permanent bases in Iraq.

Criminal & sex offender background checks for adult youth group leaders.

Clint's really pissing them off now! Keep those Oscars rolling...

What are these freaks going to do next?????

Tell me how Supply Side Economics is supposed to work in an age of

My (Barking at the moon) Social Security letter to Joe Judas Lieberman

Thoughts on flu/SARS/USA Health care

"Our Great Leader" phrase?

Chris Rock is SLAMMING Bush!!!!

Anti AARP ad

How do we get back all those "moderates" that voted for Bush?

So when is what passes for the "Left" in the U.S...

I do believe it's time for FCC restrictions,...restrictions on hate.

Microsoft's AntiSpyware Program Thinks Firefox Is Spyware

I'm going to NYC for the March 19 protests! What should I see while

Of lies and egos and online cults of personality.

Watched Bill Maher earlier this evening

THE argument against Bush's SS plan:CHINA now buying most of US debt.

No whites need apply

So what is the down side to global warming?? (Several Questions)

Is Capitalism an unfalsifiable philosophy?

Who is your most detested politician of all time?

325,000 Gulf War 1 Vets On Permanent Disability-11,000 Dead

Wichita County, Kansas: 82% voted for bush*

Stiletto Democracy -- MoDo nails it. Today's NYT. Must Read

Why do so many Freepers PRETEND to be Dems?


Caption this.... (photo)

All-Time List Of Worst "Human" Garbage

More RW Academy Awards Censorship in the Carlos Santana next?

‘Air Arnold’ Banner Planes Will Fly Again Above Oscars

How bad would drilling in AK really be?

Missouri's Culture

A POLL: If Privatization Fails What Do You Think Bush's Backup Plan Is?

White Rose Society is looking for new small-market radio shows.

Can we boycott "Hate States" that pass anti-gay laws?

Should we care whether Iran has nukes?

Does DU really support the troops?

Contact the media about Ann Coulter's racist remark about Helen Thomas

I just saw an idiotic fundy bumper sticker

Piss Off - A Belgian novelty shows what the good people of Brussels...

Boy Scouts: Fundie serial killers OK, gays need not apply

"Worshiping our military" or "supporting our troops?"

Focus on the Canine

Why ARE they so insistent on pushing privatization of social security?

Freekers In Desperate Panic Trying To Explain "Christian" Serial Killer

This Third American Empire (seeking input)

PHOTOS: AL-HURRAH!! Bush to open $3.5M Arab-language station in Europe!

Gosh! Whatever will they do? GannonGate is going Mainstream!

Stupid idiot f**ckers LAUGHING at showing of Hotel Rwanda today!

Great Doonesbury line

Still Trying to Silence Sibel

Looking for a transcript or video of Peter Jennings on Daily Show

Do you give money to panhandlers?

Gannon Thread #1000. :-)

Congratulate me - I'm officially a WalMart-free shopper!

Dailyhowler calls GANNON/GUCKERT a non-story...

Rare opportunity- near Boston Tibetan nuns creating Mandala of Compassion

Pix from Mainz -Ordinary Germans Bush did see! Not cozy,very chilly.

YOU MUST SEE THIS: GOP against privatization in 2002

Jef Raskin, Mac pioneer, dies at 61

Post Your Favorite Helen Thomas Questions Here!

Corporate Collectivism and The New Kulaks

On Rep. Hinchey & Rove .....

here's my Sunday baking adventure

I was looking for a dark chocolate/cocoa powder conversion

After Failures, Space Effort in Japan Gets a Lift (aka Missile Defense)

Within C.I.A., Growing Worry of Prosecution

MI5 warns that bombers may be on way back

Cub Scout Leader Arrested in BTK Killings (also active Church member)

NYT: Within CIA, Growing Worry of Prosecution for Conduct

Space yacht rides to stars on rays of sunlight

Iran and Russia Sign Nuclear Fuel Deal

US Marine killed south of Baghdad (1493)

Rice puts off plans to visit Egypt next week

It's curtains for 'Gates'

Pope asks faithful for prayers; waves from hospital window

Woman quizzed over money laundering

Professor faces jail in bio-terror scare

No 10 in new dirty tricks row over role of US 'garbage man'

DeLay Wants Work Permit Seekers to Go Home First

Mafia boss flees Sicily to have prostate surgery in France

Professor faces jail in bio-terror scare

BAE demands immunity on US sanctions

Bush Urges Haste on Social Security Reform - - Oh...OK...LOL!!!

Putin's enemies call for investigation into links with Stasi agent

Mercenary's letters 'stolen' by coup plot case lawyers

India finds more 'tsunami gifts'

Dailyhowler calls GANNON/GUCKERT a non-story...

FOCUS: 18 Foreign Soldiers In Iraq Suffer From Dangerous Pulmonary Disease

Some Fear Driver's License Bill Might Lead to a National ID Card

Ukraine plans to withdraw its troops from Iraq

Bush cancels St Patrick’s Day party and tells Adams: you’re not wanted her

Still no Wal Mart in NYC

US report lambastes Thailand’s rights abuses

Telecom companies fighting competition

Qatar to Clinch Nearly $10 Bln in Deals (outpaces SA in development)

Iran signs atom-fuel agreement with Russia

US bank 'loses' customer details (BBC News)

Mother of 14 month old child called back to serve in Iraq

TV anchor (for U.S.funded state television) found dead on street in Mosul

Jerry Springer - The Opera (Scrapped due to fundamentalist protests)

Syrian officials hand over Saddam's half-brother

Schwarzenegger says he never considered presidential bid


(TX/Delay) Lawsuit over 2002 election spending goes to trial

Lawsuit over 2002 election spending goes to trial

American flight to Los Angeles makes emergency stop in Orlando

Iraqi girl treated at Gemelli wants to thank Pope for his antiwar stance

Three US troops, five Iraqi policemen killed in fresh unrest

Case Adds to Outrage for Muslims in Northern Virginia

Top former CIA agent condemns new terror war

Texas Hispanic soldiers dying at higher rate

Civil Trial Nears for GOP Activist

Republicans Are Chastened About Social Security Plan

Governors Eye 2008 Race Amid Policy Talks


Governors Eye 2008 Race Amid Policy Talks

GOP May Seek a Deal on Accounts

U.S. Pushed U.N. on Abortion Declaration

The Rough Justice of War

Top Former CIA Agent Condemns New Terror War

Air Force Said to Waste $1M on Equipment

Three US troops, five Iraqi policemen killed in fresh unrest

(Her) Syndicate runs edited version of Ann Coulter column

Saddam's half-brother captured

Democratic National Committee, Pelosi weigh in on Gannon scandal

New charge undermines Blair claims on Iraq war

BTK Suspect Could Appear in Court Monday (suspect & victim both in USAF)

BTK suspect confesses to at least 6 slayings

Service somber at church where BTK suspect was leader

Pressed, Iran Admits It Discussed Acquiring Nuclear Technology

"Israel threatens to attack Syria"-- Daily Star, Pakistan

Washington in U-turn over Iran's nuclear programme

Terrorists of Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi Kidnapped High-Ranking Officer from

Stand up to protests, BBC director urges (unlike U.S.)

Newsweek: Rating the Roadshow (Putin KNOWS about CBS)

Coca-Cola adds fizz to fighting the flab

Yushchenko: Russian poison link

Rice says Indonesia may rejoin U.S. military training program

Governors Sound Alert on U.S. High Schools

FBI agents investigate killing of American nun in Amazon (2/27)

World anti-smoking pact in force

"50 British troops face prosecution over Iraq abuses"

Bison back on nickels

KS FEB-27-2005 Source: BTK Suspect Confesses to Killings

WP: Governors Urged to Reach Deal on Medicaid

U.S. Planning Arab-Language TV Broadcasts to Europe

Russia, Iran sign nuclear deal

US behavior creates human rights credibility gap (US Human Rights Network)

A Few Good Recruits, Injured Veterans...In Demand Among Contractors -WP

American Millionaires Buck Bush for a Cuban CigarDecades-Old Embargo Doesn

US Sen. McCain: Bar Russia from G8 over Iran nuclear deal

Belgians get scolding from Vito (Photo's of Bush were placed in urinals )

"Qaeda regrouping: Defence secretary" ( Pakistan)

"Afghan refugees reluctant to go home"-- Daily Star, Pakistan

Grounded: Millionaire Stays Close to Home. Makes a Point About Privacy

Clinton: Hillary Would Be Great President

File-Sharing Case Unites Unlikely Allies

U.S. Pushes U.N. on Abortion Declaration

Democrats learn to frame debate

Ex-CIA chief condemns terror flights

Macintosh Creator Raskin Dies at 61

Student Arrested For Terroristic Threatening Says Incident A Misunderstand

Social Security Debate Moves to Va. Suburbs: Activists .. Challenge Davis

Thousands rally in Beirut

Clinton Urges Taiwan, China to Warm Ties

Alaskans sweat through long, hot summer

Blair in new dirty tricks row over role of US 'garbage man'

WP: Bush Weighs Offers To Iran

"Pakistan could be targeted after Iran" -- Pakistani politician

Reuters: Bush, (Rumsfeld Win Razzies) Berry Share Worst Film Honors

Biden: Clinton Hard to Beat in 2008 Race

U.S. Military strengthens ties with African American colleges

BTK Killings Suspect Hid in Plain Sight, AP ~ Saturday 2/27

Castro joins Latin American Left to celebrate first win in Uruguay

Europe-U.S. Union Becomes Obstacle Course

Summers' remarks supported by some experts

As suspected Nazi cases dwindle, government to cast wider net

At 9, He's stumping for Bush's social security plan

All right! My college radio show took in $265 in pledges tonight!

good to see the drunk or smunk post are at the top

Can I watch the Oscars on, you think?

70s lyrics:

I just spent the day in NYC...

For the fans of Calvin and Hobbes

Is anyone smunk or smoking?


We're an American band, we're an American band!

This is your world, these are your people.

a thanks to the"clueless" posters :-)


Anyone here ever hear of the Didjits?

'Finding Neverland' was SUCH a good movie! ***SPOILER***

In This Thread: plug Local Bands

Who sang it, and what is it about?

Anyone else been "rejected" in high school?

In honor of the light bulb jokes in RawMaterials' 706 thread

Daddy Cool fans: a senior moment

night all

Tell me of all the good things I missed today...

Are there any female police officers on the board?

If DU had a commodities market, I'd invest in granite right now (nt)

DU College Democrats, check in!

Anyone know anything about Workman's Compensation?

Drinking a 40 ain't so bad

What food/snacks are sitting within arms reach of you right now?

GOD DAMN the GD is a sh*t storm these last couple days.


GD makes baby Jesus cry

This has been a HELL of a day! Ask each other ANYTHING!

GD makes my head hurt.

That's it. I'm staging a coup.

Bring your popcorn...Hurry...this is good!

American Chopper or American Hot Rod?

Kramer vs. Kramer is coming on TCM

I'm glad that's over

"Sci-Fighters" on Sci-Fi Channel -- Rowdy Roddy Piper at his best.

I saw the SNL rerun for the first time tonight

Is DU freezing up for anyone else right about now?

Why, oh why did I not take out the garbage this morning when I left?

I spent $400 on baseball tix this weekend.

The White Album ain't so bad

Watching the Apostle

President, Catwoman win Razzies

Good Morning Starshine

I made Associate of the Month!

Dynamite vs. Bananas

I guess the 70's are officially over...

Why was my post about Donald Rumsfeld deleted?

So did the Pope see his shadow? Or will Spring begin NOW...

The ***OFFICIAL*** Bud Bundy appreciation thread

The ***OFFICIAL*** Al Bundy appreciation thread

The ***OFFICIAL*** King Kong Bundy appreciation thread

Red, Red, Wine

I am going to rant!

The ***OFFICIAL*** Grover Bundy appreciation thread

Caption - Pickles & the giant silver thing

First it was Bev Harris, today it was VetWife.

Grief, trauma, sadness..makes us all do strange things.

Why was vetwife tombstoned?

I made pancakes. Who's hungry? Come and get it!

Richard Chamberlain fans, come look

My nephew and the gates.

Is DU looking kinda strange to anyone else?


Karl Rove for sale: Black Velvet Print

Yikes! One of my childhood fears was not without merit.

2014 & A State of War: Should my son go to Canada or the UK ?

The ***OFFICIAL*** Ted Bundy appreciation thread

Post your favorite treat/cookie recipe!

What is your favorite vampire movie?

I want to learn to play fetch.

When will we get over this dumb obsession with Laci Peterson?

What are really good cover songs?

I thought I was immune

OK, * and the Repukes have now killed Gmail

Optical illusion.

Name cover songs that are really bad.

Gmail webmail acting up

The ***OFFICIAL*** George Michael appreciation thread

For the next two weeks, I'm only posting in GD and GD:politics!

Who is up for a George Michael group?

Ever wish you could invisibly lock thread so that you get the final word..

interesting post from about * - fiction of course

Watching Animal House on local FOX station...

I just saw Hotel Rwanda, and I am a mess.

I wanted to stop posting 'cause my posts read like horseshit to me

You Can Still Vote In The MSNBC Super Bowl Poll

I met a bunch of DUers last night - ask me anything!

So- I'm a gimp, now.

Text for my Sunday School class: America, Jon Stewart/Daily

Is anyone else moving at snail speed?

I am sick!

roadkill-shaped candy

Tweed & Thompson (my liberal radio show) will be on the air from 12-2 CST

Pictures of my daughter because ... well ... I don't have any cats

who's up for an Andrew Ridgeley group?

I've been eating the same chocolate bar for over a month

It's quiet

I need some help on a science/medicine question right away, please?

Best name for *?

Man Accused of Having Relations With Cows

Salt Water Gargles...

What are the top 10 technology colleges in the U.S.?

Nickelback sucks!


Who's had contact with a cereal killer?

Let's play dress sundog - I'll start!

Aaargh! Total procratinator panic setting in!

Where are the "values voters"? (another rant about television)

I want to learn to play guitar

Dang, had to say goodbye to two friends last night within five minute

What Do These Women Have In Common?

If a person was to seek revenge on JimmyJazz, Misunderestimator, Progmom,

Wow, I just picked up on all the VetWife action from yesterday.

I think I shall reside mainly in the Lounge from now on.

Kaiser Chiefs song "I Predict A Riot"...

Favorite $10 (ie big) word?

Just borrowed a copy of "The Exotic Sounds of Martin Denny"............

Fundies trying to "save" strippers

It's just a Donna and Althea kind of day . . .

*Caption This Photo*

Has anyone here seen the new nickels?

Why, all of a sudden, after a year, is my sigline now a red "x"?

Being 40 ain't so bad....

Let's play undress sundog- I'll start

How many F-bombs are going to be dropped at the Oscars tonite?

I feel so lazy today.

Let's play undress underdog- I'll start

Great bumber sticker seen in Okla. today

Oh no! I hope I didn't get the undress Sundog thread locked!

Halle Berry, George W. Bush top the list of this year's Razzie winners

Is Drudge a racist?

ahhhh!! my first post in 48 hours!!!!

Someone I forgot...

Good-bye DU! I'm in a Hyacinth mood, so I'm gonna go watch some of

How many days left in February?

Someone must explain to my parents....

How do you poison your life?

Are There Farts On Mars, And If So, What Do They Smell Like?

New group proposal: "People who still have Kerry stickers on things..."


When someone closes a post with "Flame Away"...

What do you think "God" thinks about GWB ?

If a gay man were to ask you for change...

Freeper protestors abandon neo-con billboard, too far from Oscars

I don't like the way Lucky Luciano was taken down

Can you spend too much time at DU Forum.

I just made a fresh squeezed cocktail. Ask me anything

You gota give Halle Berry credit...she showed up in person to receive

Making Shepherd's Pie For DinDin

Anyone else NOT watching the Oscars tonight

Who are your favorite actively liberal music artists?

I was watching West Side Story last night and I just have to say...

Who can come up with a jingle to advertise Hannidate?

P. K. Dick's A Scanner Darkly: overrated?

My encounter with a serial port.

Does anyone know a MEMBER OF THE ACADEMY?

my 14 yo son just said"Oh heavenly father please release this demon...

This time: a timewaster from Japan

There' on NBC. The Super Bowl was a few weeks back, right?

What movie are you looking forward to?

I love ABBA and I'm proud of it! Openly flauntingly so!

The extended family in verse....

Training Day on cable, USA. Denzel Washington is a bad, bad man.

DU Should Do Fund Raising Concerts

NEED HELP! - on debugging a printer.

Uh oh, It looks like we have another snow event coming...

An old co-worker wants to know the best way to bug a Dem's office

My argument with my ass this morning

DOH! *kicks self*

I have tix

I like fashion, and I like to see the stars on the red carpet, but why,

Favorite FUN songs for the car?

World Affairs Seminar

I'm sorry, but every time I hear BTK I think of a sandwich

Since it is Oscar night, I have a question...

I have the sinus infection from Hades *moaning* The pressure is so bad

Happy Birthday Chelsea Clinton

Movies that should have won Oscars, but didn't.


You heard so much about Einstein....Come meet him!

Is Sixty Minutes making anyone else sick?


where are good places to live in other parts of the world?

Actors that should have won Oscars but didn't

Favorite protest song?

Will Michael Moore's presence be felt at the Oscars?

Indian food for lunch, buffet at the Majarajah YUM YUM , but I

I (heart) Huckabees - WTF?


what is up with my dog?

So- I'm still a gimp.

I'm board

Gothic Sponge was a freeper!!!

Listening to Cream's BBC sessions.

How come every time I "update" something on my computer

I need to borrow some UK people.

Which Film Should Win Best Picture?

I'm beard

Was Forrest Gump conservative propaganda?

Am Reading A FASCINATING BOOK! - And Would Like To Recommend It To YOU!

I think Flintstones vitamins are helping my migraines

Jimmy "Dyno-O-Mite" Walker versus Banana Splits

I don't give a shit about the Oscars. Anyone else??

Unfortunately, before the Oscars...there's Barbara Walters.

I'm beered

i finally won a freakin' game!

My husband is having his tonsils out tomarrow

Special Computer Geek Poll...George W. Bush: Virus, Trojan or Worm

It's just an Althea and Donna kind of day ....

Come with me.

If some bullshit like "The Aviator" beats SIDEWAYS for

What is it with the goddamn sports? Is the Simpsons gonna be on tonight?

My encounter with a serial killer.

Beyonce is singing three times, and Antonio Banderas is singing too???

I'm bored.

Chris Rock Is.... ROCKING!

God, I love Chris Rock.

Is Chris Rock funny? I miss Billy Crystal!

Movie Game Thread

Chris Rock is NAILING Bush!

Robin Williams is making every cartoon character gay - AWESOME!!

Will they pay tribute to Russ Meyer on tonight's Oscar telecast?

Who are the best actors/actresses who have never won an Oscar?

I'm done watching Oscars.

You know what movie sucked? Cold Mountain

Hollywood rocks

Once again. Listening to U2's The Joshua Tree.

The Official Oscars Thread part I


LOL!! Robin WIlliams on SpongeBob!

Not a good night for Jesse Helms, is it?

Has Lee Ann Rimes "jumped the shark" hosting "Nashville Star"?

The Official "Comment on the Multiple Official Oscar Threads" Thread.

Who's looking forward to the 2008 primaries?

I never noticed it before but man, Leo Di Caprio is looking GOOD

Want yet ANOTHER reason to love Chris Rock's intro?

Rock just said 'Passion... wasn't funny.' !!

The neighbor's dog visited my house today.

What a Wonderful World

***sniffle*** They grow up SO FAST!

Robert Anton Wilson fans?

Click THIS link if you dare!

Anyone want some GOOD news?

Cate Blanchett

Fucking Oscars - the wait for pizza delivery is 1 and 1/2 hours tonight.

Baby Pics

Wow, the Kodak Theater is EMPTY

Good Lord. And I used to like Counting Crows.

Psssh. Madsen shoulda won that. nt

I like nights like this here at ups my post count.

FINALLY! Morgan Freeman gets an Oscar..

My 1000th post

WTF is the Star Trek: The Motion Picture theme being used in the Oscars?!

(Novell) Suse Linux 9.2 Pro x64 kicks some ass!

Tim Robbins has on a Peace Sign Tie

Another STUPID Poll

I'm broad

Why is the fun still over? n/t

Why are the nominees being lined up like a firing line?

Should I be honest in my resignation letter?

Robert Duvall is a republican?

Neillsville man charged with sex with animal

Rate Chris Intro

Who here remembers Rob Lowe singing with Snow White?

Anyone else notice Julia Roberts walks like a man?

baby got bible! (With apologies to Sir Mix-a-lot)

How much armor can Beyonce's necklace buy?

I'm watching From Justin to Kelly - There is no God.

Really, really stupid poll

OK I'm a straight woman but Beyonce is HOT!!

Best director to win multiple Oscars, 1928-1956?

I love the creative genius of liberals! my daughter is sucking me in to watching the Oscars...

Sidney Lumet deserves this recognition.

Is it me or does anyone else find the Oscar Show BORING!!!

Bull-sleet! I'm tired of this sleeting weather!

Will the right wing censor CARLOS SANTANA at oscars tonight?

Oscar Trivia

Who won an Oscar that (in your mind) didn't think deserved it?

Will Scorsese ever get his Due from The Academy?

list of winnwers so far!!!

This just IN!!!!!

Pacino is WASTED!!!!

What political party should you belong to (a quiz)

The Barbara Walters Special.

Kate Winslet had her nose done?

Kids in FL need our good thoughts tomorrow.

Yay! Morgan Freeman!

What Song Are You Listening to RIGHT NOW

Johnny Carson montage at the Oscars

A toast to Morgan Freeman and Kate Blanchett!

I wanted Alan Alda to win.

Antonio B - please wash your hair

So - what has everyone been doing this evening? Did I miss anything?

This just sums it all up (Freeper quote)

I wanted Whoopie Goldberg to block.

Sean Hannity's 'Hannidate'

Should we have more Oscar threads?

Is it me...

Damn! No Oscar for SUPER SIZE ME!

Oscars: The Lounge's Jeff Gannon

This is the Oscars from the audience.

Natalie Portman is freakin HOT!!!

Josh Groban and Beyonce should have sang...

Do you know what would put this OSCAR show over the top?

The official freeper heads pop over the Oscars thread

The Dog's Bollocks

This Web Banner Kills Me

Natalie Portman, Johnny Depp, Jackie Mason and Me

I don't know what's more boring...the Oscars or watching water evaporate

Some days they just come out of the woodwork...

For its 20th anniversary, I want Ladyhawke rereleased with a new soundtrac

Best director to win multiple Oscars, 1956 to present?

Hillary Swanks about to win. Right Now. Discuss

What Hilary Swank won best actress?

Why do they have to have Beyonce singing?

The Commie Song won!

Saw Sideways over the weekend - opinions?

Is it Live or is it Memorex?

Proposed: That George W. Bush is the Dumbest Man in Washington


My God, they paid tribute to Russ Meyer on the Oscars!

Hillary Swank!

Is paypal broken?

"Here to perform 'Springtime for Hitler,' is John Ashcroft!"

Is there anyone else here who doesn't give a pair of fetid dingo's kidneys

Breaking: Oscars sucking donkey dick.

This thread sucks & so do I... OSCARS

Will the oscars make the lounge go to Level 3?

The role I'll always remember Hillary Swank for

Charlie Kaufmann!!! Fuck yea!

possibly already proposed mathematical equation for Lounge

OK, come on Jamie!

Who do you think will win Best Actor?

This thread is about WHISKEY, dammit.

Is there a better Jamie Foxx picture than this?

In honor of the Oscars, let's post about crappy movies that won Oscars!

Beware the Giant Cock (not dirty, FUNNY)

Adult Swim: Robot Chicken time

Million Dollar Baby -- almost a SWEEP!

Did anyone see her on Beverly Hills 90210?

Do you believe it--Hillary Swank has won twice--best actress!!

You gotta love Clint Eastwood

What is the big deal about the Oscars?

Tuesday March 1st: SCTV Volume 3 DVD box set (Schmenge Brothers!)


Attention Cream Fans.

Who is this Oscar guy everyone is talking about?


A gypsy woman told my mama, On the day I was born

I still can't get over that Hillary Swank is married to that guy who

Buzzy assed mufflers!!!

All you who knock big sporting events; it's my turn, the Oscar's SUCK

SuperMan is a Dick.

I sure as hell wish winter would go the hell away

Jamie Foxx might as well start getting out of his seat,,,

more google adword nonsense

please suggest additions to my google keywords

Sean Penn's hair

dig this Oscar dress!

Why does Clark Gable get top billing in "Gone with the Wind"?

Jamie Fox = Class

~~~ LIVE OSCAR THREAD ~~~ 77th Annual Academy Awards ~~~

Listening to Eric Clapton's From The Cradle.

By request here is another picture to color

What are you watching tonight?


Fuck you all, Ashlee Simpson Rules!!

Does anyone collect State quarters? The new ones seem to be harder to find

Official thread for ANYTHING but the Oscars...

Cons must be pissed to see Clint Eastwood...........

I'm having a rotten night at work.

Pre Oscar Show FASHION Watch- Let's Dish!

Wow, this Oscar telecast was REALLY boring.

Can anyone explain why putting bleach on a burn....

Who's had contact with a serial killer?

What's the best Oscars-watching drinking game?

What is your favorite movie soundtrack?

Ahhhh!!!! Josh Groban

Northeasterners...go to the liquor store while you can

this woman used to be the most beautiful in Hollywood !

Best Plot Twist Ending to a Movie

Go Morgan. Go Morgan. Go!

Anyone work with Pinnacle Studio (any versions)

Tell me all you know about Che Guevara.

Anyone else find Adam Sandler really annoying?

Adam Duritz is a mess

I have an announcement!

There's a Tombstone generator!!!

Do you do Horoscopes?

post your funny (or cool) animal pics

It's just a Quinn and Althea kind of day . . . .

Million Dollar Baby Wins! Ha ha Wingnuts!!!

~~~LIVE MIDATLANTIC BLIZZARD THREAD~~~Part 1: The Nor'Easter Approaches

Who's hot tonight and who's not?

Watching "The Commitments" on DVD. What a great movie.

Chris Rock's comments about Tim Robbins & John Kerry

What field would you tell a teenager to pursue?

*** The WINNERS of the 3rd DU Photography Group Contest ***

even seen dogs this fat (or fatter)?

If you were remaking Logan's Run...

Here's how some people who call themselves liberals feel about gays:

Now for my 3rd Post!

77th Oscars = High School Talent Show

Where do nicknames such as "Peg" for "Margaret" come from?

Best Oscars ever, Chris Rock is my hero!

Your car's transmission?

Favorite Oscar

All the old farts like me, do you miss the long gone actors at the Oscars?

Last night I discovered that I was a 65-year-old White Woman

Where to live in the US?

Need Help With Cat Behavior

new Barnes and Noble going up practically in my back yard

Scorcese is never going to win it......

What makes "Titanic" such a bad film?

Proposed: That Salma Hayek is The Most Beautiful Woman In Hollywood.

I'm starting a super secret society with yvr girl - wanna join?

The Beatles never had "missles".

Science question on ion transport again....please help?

Can You Think Of A Person's Name... That's ALSO An Ordinary English Word?

Atlanta Gathering Pics

London: the best place on Earth to eat

How about a Boston DUer gathering on Saturday, March 19th?

Free Veggie Starter Kits Available

Ireland's demon chaser questions TV exorcism

Speakers urge Christians to turn back ‘neo-pagan’ drift

Where is the phrase "the least, the last and the lost" from? NT

Does anybody else watch American Religious Townhall ?

My parents are thinking about joining an Assembly of God

Spontaneous Infertility - Autoimmune issue

How to Save Medicare? Die Sooner (forbid end of life "unproductive care")

Space yacht rides to stars on rays of sunlight

Solar plane dream pursued

Ancient China's lore of sticky rice

Jews are more likely than LGBT voters to favor marriage equality

Kasparov defeats Adams in round 5 at Linares to take clear lead

ESPN AL power poll (will definitely set off the NY/Bos brawl again)

Bill "Spaceman" Lee

Hats off to 33-year-old Australian tennis player Wayne Arthurs!

First Church of Canine

Any ways to use more of your mind?

Minister rant (this one's personal, not general)

FRONTLINE - The Soldier's Heart,

Misc Globe stuff today

There is a "new" poster that is pushing Hillary as Pres.

It seems Vetwife outed herself .

I hate people

Hey Kleeb, Here's Natalie Portman

Complaint thread

Lest we forget!

This is a test - posting Alaska pictures (hopefully)

My 999th post before I go out into general population

Field trip

Vote on theme's for next month's contest

Congratulations RagingInMiami!


Taysir Alluni: A reporter behind bars

My dream ticket

Sorry, if already posted....THE IRAQ SONG

Have you guys figured out the Syria setup yet???

Kyrgyzstan warns US against ‘interference’ in election

What about a Liberal/Progressive Political Action Conference?

American mail order brides?

More crazy letters to my local paper...

Mubarak proposes a freer Egypt vote

Sunday Morning Shows Today:

Bush basks in that Reagan glow

Funny thing about SS "reform"

A Problem for Democrats?

THIS is why I hate popups.

Back in Texas they just know God’s on his side

How come I can get more accurate political news on E's The Soup than from

Will the liberal northeastern Republicans be cleaned out?

Bush Urges Haste on Social Security Reform

WJ This Morning - Social Security

Hmmmm.... What can I do today to damage the Radical Right?

Telegraph U.K.: Powell Speaks Publicly "I'm Very Sore" (combined topics)

Dem masses vs. GOP masses. Its what makes them angry.

Democrats Refuse to Add Sugar to the Lemonade

What Dean Means

Wm Safire very critical of Bush in his conference with Putin...

Vermonters to vote on Iraq War

Developing on Rawstory:Democratic National Committee/Gannon

George W. Bush's Yalta

TV station uses Sen. KBH's private info for report on ID theft (checks)

What is Rove's long term plan?

Sen. Dodd (CT) To Hit National Road For Causes, Image

'Budget critics: What would Jesus cut?'

Some Repubs looking for "compromise" on Social Security..

Based solely on position and region, who is the best candidate?

Social Security is not an entitlement program.

White House LYING as an offical policy

The Crawford Deal: did Blair sign up for war at Bush's Texas ranch in Apri

Televised ‘confessions’ claim Syrian involvement in Iraq

A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion

Oh no - could be worse than Bush...

DUers: Need feedback and links for Electrion fraud parody site

Israel is blaming Syria for bombing in Tel Aviv

Chris Rock Rocks at the Oscars...

Canada may be going ballistic...


Video of HSThompson on MTP -- "Nixon was a liberal compared to Bush"

For those who missed it -- Maureen Dowd on MTP

If You Haven't Read This... You Should !!! - Conason

STANFORD: Progressive students start new think tank

would you vote for anyone who supports faith based initiatives?

Chimp thinks he knows when the cameras are on:'s Zack Exley working for Blair campaign-- known as

If Bush wanted to invade Canada, would Congress approve??

Help!!! What Is YOUR 2nd Term Survival Strategy?

Condi to replace Cheney Next Year?

Meet the Press suddenly put on LAW AND ORDER during M. Dowd?

Revolution NOW!!! Paper ballots NOW!! Hand counts NOW!!!

Simple Bush; for the simple minded

The Brain Rangers: 60 Minutes: battlefront therapy for soldiers in Iraq

St. Clinton - Freeper's heads explode

Republicans say mercury poisoning is no big deal

Glacial Meltdowns Amid Global Warming (amazing before/after pics)

DNC, Pelosi enter Gannon fray; Dean's office silent

STOP The USA Next Right Wing Hate Ads - Please sign this Petition

Black-OPs PROOF-MyStory Slimed, Sickly 'ALTERED' during UPload-Japan IMC

I`m not a real Democrat, I just play one on tv.

Call Tom Carper Day (Settled on a day)

Democrats Should Adopt The Mantle Of Reformers ??

Putin confronts Bush about Dan Rather

Red State Dems that shun Dean - (Sebellius, etc)

Dean doesn't look so bad now

"Jeff Gannon" Apologizes.......For getting Caught! at

Ex-House Leader (Dick Armey): Social Security Should Go Away

In 1978, who said Social Security "will be bust in 10 years"?

Call Tom Carper Day (about Social Security)

Wes and Dennis

Biden says Hillary will be 2008 nominee

DLC: "The Republicans' favorite Democrats"

I really don't understand the Hillary infatuation....

The 1950s blacklist is back, and it's on steroids this time!

Wes Clark