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Archives: May 14, 2005

YOUTH COMMENTARY: Growing Up With A Gay Dad (SFChron)

AIPAC spurring Congress to pass sanctions bill against Iran

One Truth from the bush WH

David Ray Griffin evidence Bush admin complicit in 9/11 - update & links

Bill Maher show tonight -- he actually brought up the 'most if not all

Election Reform, Fraud, & Updates Thread for Saturday


Blair sets up first battle with rebels over ID cards--Independent, UK

Will Base Closures Change Minds?

Ideas for an energy policy for democrats.

Repukes love the military, that's why they are going to close down bases.

At DeLay's attaboy rally they were singing "If I had a Hammer"

Phillips Academy Andover Notable Alumni...

Saskatchewan-Montana border is imaginary,yet we are worlds apart.

No, this is not a parody...

Great Maher tonight! Some great DU items discussed!

What would YOUR Utopia look like?

Do you have Windows XP installed, and is it crashing regularly?

Wow. Some of these editors are getting really antsy!

"Demos have No ideas"

UPS pilots authorize strike

WP: Bush Refocuses on Domestic Priorities (Social Security, Energy, Taxes)

North Korea proposes talks with South Korea

Legislators Scramble to Reassure Constituents -WP

WP: 'Protocols' Left Bush Out of the Loop

Wal-Mart To Apologize For Ad in Newspaper

Evangelical Doctor to Leave FDA Advisory Panel (David Hager)

Samuel L. Jackson on Letterman!

DU chat

Flight attendants strip to save pensions

I was the instigator of the Lounge coup back in April of '05, not Zuni!

Silly English Kniggit!


CSpan 2 now...repeating today's SS hearings/Senate Dem Policy Committee

DU Chat, RevActs included, oh yeah and key lime pie



Here's looking at you kid.

Ever had a great group of songs pop up on TV???

Wash your blues away


fuzzy math

SCTV is on TV land right now

Common and the Last Poets

Is running 4 miles and then eatting half a pound of peanut M&M's bad?

more PC virus fun...

I'm lovin' it!

Hi everybody!

Real Time w/ Bill Maher was the best tonight (I think of the season).


Should I make the effort?

Bouncy Ball

Finally watched The Incredibles

Any fans of Stephen King's Gunslinger novels?

So, who saw Deerhoof tonight?

Things Republican Talking Heads Say To Their Shrinks

Bad ass mother fucker...

I'm a little drunk and very confused.

Absolute truths

Man, my jokes are failin fast on here tonight

Okay, 'fessup, DUers...who's drinking?

Does anyone else remember the HBO series, "Dream On" with Brian Benben?

Has anyone seen "UNLEASHED?" I have 10 minutes to decide. Help

It's official, I got a job!!!

That's it. Fuck it.

You can stuff your sorrys in a sack mister.

Yeah, ok, I know but...System Of A Down: BYOB ROCKS!!!!!

It's a miserable friday night, I'm so lonely, and no one will give me a

She's got your eyes

The Lounge needs some loosening - MARTINIS on me!!

"Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West"

Post a Funny Picture

I am Eugene Mirman

Sometimes I feel like I am the only one

Larry Flynt, John Bolton, and Forced Sex - Interesting read!

Democrats to Get New Think Tank

Here's a little talking point for the Dems re: Social Security

Japan Considering Exit Strategy From Iraq

Honour and martyrdom

Wolcott SPANKS Podhoretz!

NYT OpEd: Start a War, No Money Down! (Matt Miller/Center for Am Prog)

The Reluctant Empire

Dahr Jamail: Amman, Iraq, and Al-Qaim ("micro-version of Fallujah")

Teens seek debate vs. Limbaugh

The Bush in the Bubble

Related to United Pension

Drudge Manifesto: Worst Book I Ever Read (actual title!)

Peace winds like a ribbon

Just How Gay Is the Right?

Mommy, Is Aunt Sally In The Rice Puffs?

Solving the Media Puzzle

Join the 14 Per Cent Club! We Won!

Matt Miller (NYT): Start a War, No Money Down!

The Bush-Bolton Plan to Bomb Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant

DU: A Scientific Perspective/ An Interview with Leuren Moret

Other Voices: Trust and the Unnamed Source

Retirement's Unraveling Safety Net -WP

War by Other Means

The Interview

The Nobility of Slaughter

The Missing NY Times Front Pages

Iraq is a bloody no man's land. America has failed to win the war.

Should the Army be allowed to block Air America on the Internet?

Class in America: Shadowy Lines That Still Divide -NYT Series

Earthly Empires (Business Week on the Evangelical Megachurches)

Rich: Just How Gay Is the Right?

DailyKos: "My Pet Prez?: Even More to the Story"(Proof * Is a Prop)

The Number One Threat to Progressive Politics in America: Bob Casey

I can't wait to see the lower prices. lol

Kristof: Liberal Bible-Thumping (On Book Sins of Scripture)


Do you want to see what worthless IOU's REALLY looks like?

Another interesting convo with my Bush-sycophant co-worker

Tell the truth. Economically are you really any better off?

Clearwater Festival 2005 . . . Croton NY, June 18-19 (referral post)

Atlantic Ready For Industrial-Strength Storm Season - LA Times

Hog Waste Spill Fouls Prime Scottish Fishing River

Leaked Documents Show Can. Liberals Censoring, Hiding Fish Farm Problems

Rural Towns Across Australia Running Out Of Water

Rebuffing Bush, 132 Mayors Pledge Emissions Cuts At Local Levels - NYT

Pacific Lumber May Be On The Ropes - SF Chronicle

Eco-friendly community is no longer a dream in Berea

Personal nuclear power plants: New battery lasts twelve years.

Communications trucks will soon blanket the state

What happened?

Another Tack: Sacrificial phoenix

Israel lets PA police carry arms in W. Bank

Opposition to U.K. boycott of Israeli universities increasing

Headsup for GD- P thread: David Ray Griffin - links and an update

911 and destroyed evidences

911 and missing people

WOW -- Another flight 93 SMOKING GUN

Alan Gutierrez' blog is GONE!! UH OH!!!

Can someone explain this RBR inconsistency?

OH Amendment: Secure Voting and Vote Counting. Pls comment.

Koehler and Jonathan Simon, brief mention in 5-14-05 Seattle P-I

Help get Conyers Report onto Library shelves!

City Clerk sought /received a court order to open the voting machines

Diebold To Buy Federal Election Commission! (satire)


Urgent Alert! Need help from NC'linians in these Counties/Verified Voting

DU's Own "Sonias " Hard work and Article... Kudos to Her!!

Moyers to address PBS controversy Sunday at Natl Media Reform Conf.

Does your bank use Diebold ATMs - please let us know!!

Suppose it Could be Proven That the Vote Count Can't Be Trusted...

The Problems with DRE Voting Machines- from OVC

Bill Maher: Dirty Election, Gay GOP, UK Memo, Iraq, 5/11 & more - (VIDEO)

Rosebud! Someone has your BushCheated with the "cast of players"

Response to ESI's conclusion re exit polls as evidence

New USCV Scientific Study Released: Hypotheses of Fraud Remain Credible

I can't believe this sh*t from Mitofsky...again.

Interesting numbers in Wisconsin.



A spiritual focus on fair & honest elections, from Garybeck & me

Is there ever going to be an LA DU gathering ever again????

Urgent Plea from MassEquality

Lucky us! Fred Phelps is coming to Massachusetts June 5th + 6th

Anyone else find today's convention disappointing?

Gannon/Guckert. Lets make a list as to why we're not Neo-con Freeptards.

Help help help help help!!!

The 46 best ever freeware utilities

Ohio Anti-Adult Bill Goes to Extremes

Saw "The End of Suburbia" last night.

Good news, "the Great Cat Hunt" has died.

Head's up for WPR show

america realizes that bush isn't in charge, & is apparently fine with it

Suggestion for speaking venues (Will Pitt, no gray hairs here)

Recent Iraq Images

As Rich-Poor Gap Widens in the U.S., Class Mobility Stalls

Well after having a crapload of my posts removed tonight

War! What is it good for?

I wonder what would happen in a debate between * and a former Tehran

"Have you noticed we have not had a raised alert since the election?"

Americablog: NCFR Asks Universities To Break Rules, Too

geopolitically, i'm an idiot. but what would happen if

How much Federal Funds have been cut

Ok....Time for truth...If you could have 9

I wonder if this should be a "de rigeur" post September 11 aviation safety

Why did they close the bases??

I'm so scared...if they really

Just wondered as to how accurate any information or "factoids" about a

Happy Bush Knew Day

Okay I wonder what would happen in a debate between * and Bruce Laingen

My Dream for DU

Lawmakers investigate the won't BELIEVE this one!

I wonder if anyone again wondered where a certain United pilot was when we

Bush on his bike

Um...? "Pakistani officials said the army had stepped up the hunt ..."

gee it's been 3 days since we've had a 5-11 type event! are we safer?

Did anyone get the Zogby 400 question

bush's biggest failure: Osama IS STILL AT LARGE

Damn still no frontpage news of the UK War Memo

Saturday toon (5/14) "Circle the Elephants"

Bush finds Red Alert amusing... my LTTE

can they turn a pig into a saint with bush, like they did with reagan?

Pulling out ALL the stops. Justice Dept. enters court nominee fight

turner regrets losing cnn

Watch the "liberals" be blamed for the base closings

Here is An Iraqi With a Job! Body Parts Collector!

Bush in his gym in middle of day when gun shot outside WH. I remember

Campbell Brown...intolerable whore

What the FACTS will show 10 years from now.


antecdote: republican insight on base closures.

My son is half-Arabic and all-American

So what happened with the "Scary Cessna Just a Drill" story?

Anyone know if Al/Team Franken will write another book?

The true purpose of torture by Naomi Klein

Does anyone know which court ruled that Bush electronic "voting" machines

have you all heard that wolf blitzer plans to take over the judy woof-woof

Even Mother Goose and Grimm knows the score :)

Mayor, others blame BUSH for Portsmouth Navy Yard closing

The entire country is a monument to black slaves.....

How do we repair racism in 1 week?

Hey Admin. (espec. Skinner) and other liberal website..

Army of Darkness . . . Attack of the Evil Doers . . .

"Find out what Democrats eat"

Would you favor Proportional Representation for Congressional elections?

BOOK TV Schedule - May 14 - 16

If I was promised a story in a book I buy and

bush provides entertainment to North Korean children

Why hasn't a Dem sponsored a bill of impeachment?

The 5 People You Meet at Religious Conferences

Anyone have strong feelings one way or the other about Bolton's

Remember this? : Wolfowitz: Iraq war was about oil

Iraq is falling apart - Do you know where your President is?

Could the Real ID Act and 511 be an excuse for setting up a Police State

Body Counts

Class-action lawsuit filed against MBNA

The two most unpopular governors

Don't Disturb the President Just Because America is Under Attack -

Reader complains about memo story being buried at the Washington Post

Some humor for your day...

Has Bush addressed the nation about 5/11? I don't watch the news much

Did Bolton do Dick Cheney's biding to suppress info by outing Plame

Unbelievably Shocking Letter in Saturday's Toledo Blade

Repugs are Morons,

My Letter to the Editor (RE: Cannon AFB closing)

House Members call on Gonzales for War Crimes Probe

"These are bad times to get old." United Airlines seen as bellwether

Clearwater Festival 2005 . . . Croton NY, June 18-19 (referral post)

Medicaid? Let 'em eat roaches.

What is a billion

Something I have noticed on MSNBC

The Pentagon states it will save $7 billion /year from these base closings

As Many as 200 Killed in Uzbekistan: Map and CIA Information on Uzbekistan

Industry group Center for Consumer Freedom brainless:

A must see ..... P.R. goes bad for *

Good Congo/Rwandan website, part of an article about terrorist group

To all the Freepers lurking here---

Are we in the beginnings of the New Crusades ?

Frist double parks, gets ticket, gets protested, pays $520 for shoes

Ted Nugent's Kamp for Kids . . .

The National Conference for Media Reform is Sold Out!!!!

Sears Mastercard runs a scam

Bush must be sent into exile!!!!

Start a War, No Money Down! -'The Republican Guide to Wartime Tax Cuts'

The Aachen Peace Award (Germany) 2005 is given to Roy Bourgeois (USA)

Remember, we have the RIGHT to remove a corrupt government

try this on for size

Yet another story of a repug turned bush hater

Bumper Sticker: The Troops Need Phone Cards Not Magnetic Ribbons

"After the oil is gone"

Campaign reform

The sick bastard Phelps wants to picket a 12-year old.

My sincere appreciation

The Knight Shift blog has a great anti Bush bumper sticker idea

Going to Camp Wellstone in Seattle. Anyone evere been?

Magnetic Ribbon Post

So many frauds have been perpetrated on the American people....

UK film: terror fears exaggerated

Are base closing necessarily bad?

HNN-Headline News Network-sister network of CNN -Could Soros and friends

We are all over the Middle East

Bush/Cheney bumper sticker spotted

what's up with democracy now

What do the fundies think about gambling?

"Concerned women" say sexism, racism behind 'phony filibusters'

This was on the FRONT page of, amazing

Is anybody interested in forming a DU Labor issues group?

Banned From The Blogger News Network (a.k.a. "The Bunny")

Just a Reminder


Bill Maher: Dirty Election, Gay GOP, UK Memo, Iraq, 5/11 & more - (VIDEO)

Peak oil ain't just about cars and heating

US is losing the Iraq war by body count

Today I am actually quite happy: Bush's buddy is going down!

I support Bush!

two women dressed in moslem attire and a young man also dressed in moslem

Spread the word: Fur donation for Humane Society

Iraq now a transit route for Afghan heroin

Are we spread to thin?

The Delphi Corporation, a GM spinoff, is on its deathbed.

Miami Vice

What is it with Judge Owen and Judge Brown?

Fun Anti-Bush Promotional Mailing From A Local Vendor

Missouri Legislature Passes Anti-Adult Bill

One industry after another the financial scandals are growing.

Tavis Smiley has a new weekend 2-hr radio show. Here's who's carrying it:

Remember the Scud Stud and all the other reporters on location

Congressman Mike Capuano, in a speech at MA Democratic State Convention

Interesting things..futurists

Remember that great graph documenting the ebb and flow

My daughter and I just got home from our very first pedicures

Giant "Pornographic" Sculpture Raises Eye-Brows in Small Red-State Town

What are Bush's latest numbers? I haven't seen anything for a couple of w

The problem - Why they win and we lose

How on earth did leftism come to be associated with hedonism?

"The oil industry has so much money, they don't know what to

KY Rep wants to make it Crime to In Vitro Fertilize more than 1 Egg

Project Thread: Unanswered Questions On The Official Account Of 5/11

Fax our Dem Senators about the filibuster.

We need an OPPOSITION Party.

UK film: terror fears exaggerated

The Vincente Fox gaff about blacks reminds me of a few others....

Letter from Bush to Blair

About all the bracelets (Not Me, Truth, Livestrong, etc.)...

Was Jesus Christ Gay? Right-Wing "Christians," Watch Your Back!

Karel's show starting now 10PM Eastern

Wis. Stun-Gun Study Removes Taser Official - Funded by DOJ

25 US Troops have died in Iraq this Week.

Official "Guy James Show" thread. Want some good radio for a change?

Is there a thread about Vicente Fox's supposed racist comment?

a conservative told me I don't know the meaning of "sacrifice"

Seriously Life Enhancing Made In USA Costco Product!!

And in other Credit Card Scam news today...

Hannity does it again

Base Closures - another perspective

BULGARIA offers three military bases to US

Url change for the Army Enlistemnt Forms

So there was no doubt a certain joy when kids were around someone like

Only They Know What The Truth Is.

Virtuoso Patriotism...

Brad Show on Raw Radio (election people should tune in)

Re 5/11:"Bicycle Race" by Queen

Looking for information on the recent extention of service commitments?

The Fourth of July 2005 (US Census info)

Marines: One Arab speaker per unit in Iraq

I wonder what would happen if Presidente Fox of Mexico openly called * a

Why the fuck is nobody in the media talking about the Koran riots/upheaval

When I shook Al Franken's hand, he looked very, very tired.

Financial Times: Fastest Fall in Real Wages in 14 years

'Protocols' Left Bush Out of the Loop

What could mankind achieve, working together toward common goals?

I've figured out what bothers me the most about this administration.

Ukraine had same exit pollers?

Lonely Students Show Weaker Immunity: Study

What Kind of Website is Not on The Internet ?

Base closings list...........??? Red vs Blue state bias.

So What's It Going to Be Then?

Ladies & Gents- Meet The Richest, Meanest Man In Bedford Falls

Goebell's Playbook : Assassinating the Intelligensia

Sometimes Father's are assholes...

Bill Maher @9pm on HBO. Worth the watch? Frankin's on. nt

Promising Author Egolf Kills Himself at 33 (Leader Smoketown Six)

Idea for weapon in fight against recruitment of our youth into military

Do you get tired of arguing with STUPID Freepers?

This picture of Frist encouraging Free-Speech should be on the Front Page

The sixties were a backlash to the fifties,is it that time yet?

USAFA Chaplain who Ratted out the Evangelicals is Being Sent To Iraq!

It is MASS MURDER, bloody death by the "pro-life" criminal - ARREST HIM*

When did the First Amendment stop being a Democratic ideal???

Bill Mahar had a great line last night...

Happy 100th birthday, LAS VEGAS!

Join The Unitarian Jihad

CSPAN caller from Clayton, Ohio

Moyers to address PBS controversy Sunday at Natl Media Reform Conf.

Another Fox blonde on MSNBC?

I'm baaaaaa-aaaackk

Kraft attacked for backing Gay Games

Why I asked for a Special Counsel to Exmn Torture & Prison Abuse Scandals

My Brother-In-Law .........

Smoke Pot- Not E-mail

School Lockdown: Input Please!

Does Walmart own Lowe's?

May 14th-The Cost of the War In Iraq-$169,691,091,659

A crowd watches Bush & Laura from the Truman balcony

Does anyone know any deaf people? They can't hear Bush and must judge him

Up to 500 Dead in Uzbekistan

Could we possibly have a civil war?

UK film at Cannes says terror fears exaggerated

Tinfoil hat time: Fingerprint Replacing Debit Cards

"IMPEACH HIM" (email I sent to all Senator's May 13)

Study: Religious stories in the media are from too secular a perspective

I know it Spring in the south because there are Christians at my door

DU Poll - Am I wasting my time?

May 14, 1970 - Jackson State University

POLL & PICS: Pick title of Ann Coulter's next book

How deep is our hole?

Comfortably Numb (((Warning: Graphic)))

Vicente Fox: Mexicans take jobs "that not even blacks want to do."

Case Not Closed: We do not know what happened on 5/11 - 10 Questions

John Conyers: The GOP's Attack On Voting Rights

Strange thing happened at the grocery store...

A Message from RFK, Jr:

Voters Unite! Fundraiser

Gagged, but not dead (New article by Sibel Edmonds)

Baking science question - eggs

Best way to prepare chicken for chicken salad?

BC DUers: STV-BC the animation

Ken Clarke ponders Tory leader race (BBC News)

NYT: New Biotech Drugs Are Producing Gains Against Cancer

WP,pg1: Retailers (major chains) Restrict Some Cold Medicines (meth)

Judge blocks construction of homes near Tahoe

GuardianUK: Al-Qaida Detainee May Know About Plans To Attack UK

Saddam spies 'offered to help Chirac get re-elected'

Bulgaria to host three US military bases: minister


Costs of war on terror causing pilots to reduce flying hours

Marine who shot Iraqis should not face murder charges, investigator recomm

Two Saudis killed in militant operations in Iraq - (Anonymous phone call)

US drone plane kills Al-Qaeda leader in Pakistan: report

Florida's Wexler first Democratic to offer Social Security fix

Study Says Tasers Don't Cause Heart Rhythm Disturbances

Landstuhl Army Hospital mortuary expands

Hundreds dead' in Uzbek violence

Nine U.S. troops,100 rebels killed in Iraq assault


Mufti offers family hope on Iraq hostage

Taiwan's Chen wins poll, boost on China stance

Pakistani police baton charge mixed marathon runners

Senior Chinese Leader Meets With Fidel Castro

Beheading of OPC leader: They must pay dearly for my son’s blood— Father

Pakistan denies report U.S. drone kills Qaeda leader

Witness: Soldier Didn't Mistreat Prisoners

Dahr Jamail: Amman, Iraq, and Al-Qaim ("micro-version of Fallujah")

Uzbek soldiers 'killed hundreds'

Washington Times cowers and apologizes for hurting Pakistani feelings with

Drudge Manifesto: Worst Book I Ever Read (actual title!)

'High death toll' in Uzbekistan (President says 30, witnesses say 200)

Reuters: Iraq Bomb Kills U.S. Soldier; 8 Iraqis Shot

DR Congo parliament adopts new constitution

Pass Christian veteran police officer faces sex charges

Appeals court OKs forced military extensions

LAT/AP: Justice Dept. Enters Ct. Nominee Fight (Reid, and Saad's FBI file)

U.S. textile makers praise re-imposed quotas on Chinese imports

US forces encircle Iraqi town

Wayward pilot was ill-prepared, FAA says

U.S. military urging Iraq's government to act against the insurgency

Story generates national attention (Jim West - sleazeball mayor of Spokane

Bulgaria to Offer Three Bases to U.S.

Cuba 'bomber' sought by Venezuela

Uzbek Information Vacuum Heightens Tension

Resident: Firing unnecessary (Tasered and they blew up his knapsack!)

Resigned Pastor Denies Endorsing Candidate (waynesoro bc)

Cardinal: Sainthood will take time

LAT: The Next Salvo in the Battle Over Base Closures Is Political

Religion Makes Inroads in Corp. Arena: Believers Carving Workplace Niche

U.S. forces wrap up major offensive near Syrian border pronouncing success

Race flu may kill your pet: CDC probes possible link to humans


AP President: Media Must Build Trust With Public in FOI Fight

Coalition Warplanes Fire Near Fallujah

Cheney visit raises funds, ire - Democrats rally together (Louisiana)

Chavez Says He Could Call for Vote on Using Part of Central Bank

Uzbek unrest spreads to town on Kyrgyz border

US Troops Kill Iraqi Civilians

Ukrainian PM accuses Russia of suspending oil deliveries

$350m Cocaine Seized in World's Biggest Drug Bust

Former paratrooper fighting for disability benefits

7 GOP Senators Key in Filibuster Fight

Base Plan Undercuts Sprawl Battle

Karzai seeks control of US-held Afghan prisoners

Truck Discovery Shuts Down Brooklyn Bridge

N.M. Governor (Richardson-D) Criticizes GOP Congress (Dem radio address)

Blair will stand down by mid 2007

Britain pressured to replace guards' bearskin hats

WP: L.A. Blacks Leaning Toward Latino Mayoral Hopeful

Galloway accuses senators of 'smear'

Scandal dooms `bank of presidents' Riggs Bank

Iraqi U.N. Envoy Weighs Violence at Home (NPR)

Base Plan Would Alter Military Landscape (to Sunbelt, West; super bases)

WP: Pentagon Probes Detainee Reports Of Koran Dumping

WP: Retirement's Unraveling Safety Net

LAT: Eastern, Gulf Coasts Primed for Severe Hurricane Season

Syria Establishes Military Build up on Iraq Border

Ms. Rice’s positive and negative populism

Democrats Consider Revamping Primaries

WP: (D.C.) Pilot Was Ill-Prepared, Froze in Flight, FAA Says

Rebellious Dutch ready to say No to Europe

(Homeland Security)Communications trucks will soon blanket the state

Four Marines Killed in Operation Matador

Sugar Is Latest Supermarket Demon (artificial sweeteners safe?)

Man dies after Taser shot

Gathering of Dissidents (Cuba) Raises Hopes - and Worries

Operation Matador ends with 9 U.S. Marines dead

Congressional letter to save the life of Haitian Prime Minister .. Neptune

Bolton Embarrassment Latest Setback for Bush Hawks

KR: Elections may have made things worse, not better

Thousands Try to Flee Uzbekistan Violence

Culture shock for foreign priests ("too much individualism in USA")

Discredited doctor's 'cure' for Aids ignites life-and-death struggle in So

Gunmen Assassinate Top Iraqi Official

WP: 'Martyrs' In Iraq Mostly Saudis (Foreign Insurgents mostly Saudis)

Uzbekistan 'on brink of revolution' as protests against President spread

Anger as US backs brutal regime

Clark criticizes planned base closings(and Bolton)

Saddam Writing Memoirs From Jail

Roommate is guilty of covertly taping sex (Utah Airman/selling tapes)

Karzai demands action on Koran abuse

Better Interviews Said Key to Exit Polls

North Korea Distrustful of U.S. Overture

Former Saudi charity head to sue Rice in U.S. court (Reuters)

LAT: Jurists Picked for Showdown on Filibuster (Brown, CA, Owen, TX)

TX: SMU (professor) blogger unmasked, unemployed

NYT: Old Foes (some environmentalists) Soften to New Nuclear Reactors

'Downing Street' War Memo Gains Traction in U.S. Press

Cleveland to lose 1,000 defense jobs

U.S. Ally Fires On Its People

MOVE Marks Police Bombing Anniversary

Personal Nuclear Power: New Battery Lasts 12 Years

So after all that has happened here in the lounge, I was thinking....

Whom told me about DLG

3 2 1 .............

'Crazy Cabbie' gets year in prison ( most entertaining right-winger ever )

I don't know if this has been discussed but will Andy S have to pay taxes

How ya doin bro?...where ya goin'?...where ya been'

I know all this "Clique" stuff was funny and all

Dammit! Bouncy Ball kicked over some Martinis!!


'Last Tango In Paris' Just Started

If I've ever been a jerk to you in a post

What ONE Word Best Describes An Effing Freeper?

Any Doc Savage fans?

Don't you just hate fucking freepers?

Tell me if this seems unreasonable of me.

alllright...who wants a taco?

I'm new here...uh...anybody know where the cool kids hang out?

DU Chat...progmom and yivver on the webcams

Can I get a student loan

Escape from L.A. on USA now...Armageddon, permanent

Want to listen to Taco?

Boy the Lounge is dull today.

Woo Hoo! Back in Cambridge for the first time in two years!

DU Chat, come gather ya freaks

What's your personal motto?

Nooooooooo Johnnyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy

Wow - you know you are loved when....

I am convinced that Bill Maher hangs out in the Lounge.

It's official, I got a blow dry!!!

Just finished with International Science Fair 2005.

There is no lower form of music than the re-mix.


I love my Hummers , so there!

You know what makes me feel better?

Technologically illiterate - need help!

So, what did I miss?

Today's Biggest Dumbass?

Just got back from a karaoke bar ask me any song, but I'm stone and drunk

the lounge is not usually this active at

Shakespeare summed it all up:


Gary Puckett and the Union Gap.

I'm pullin' the wig off down the shelf

Circling the Elephants - Saturday toon (5/14)

Greyhound Meet-Greet Bloomsburg PA

D'you wanna be in my clique, my clique, my clique?

What'cha listenin' to?

What is your favorite Christ allegory?


Holy Toledo! This is impressive.

Wow - you know you are moved when....

Good news, the "Great Cat Hunt" has died.

another low week....will they ever stop?

Bond. James Bond.

I'm gonna try to get a job next week

Get This:

Spam found poetry for today

Do homosexuals get offended when heteros call non-sexual stuff "gay"?

Fake Weapon No Threat to Fake Leader, Security Officials Say

Is There ANY lower form of music than MUZAK.

My new desktop pic...

Can anyone guess what my 1000th post will be? Countdown T minus 3

Countdown: T minus 2..........

So what do you want on your Tombstone?

Camptown races song that Foghorn Leghorn whistled...

My OB visit this week...*hormonal rant*

Girls would turn the color of an avocado when he'd drive down their street

Um, is the fun...not over?

how do you Like your kisses?

How Would You React If You Heard bu$h Was Just Impeached, and Soon To Be

How can a person tell that someone has been "tombstoned" or kicked out of

Is there any way that shrub can blame the base closings on

Happy Birthday George Lucas, Cate Blanchett, David Byrnes and Tony Perez!!

Media reform conference taking place in St Louis is ignored

I think we should have a "Dear Skinner" forum

Anyone here see the movie "CRASH"? It is awesome

made up ads for cheap ass booze....

At least the fun isn't over anymore.

How's come Skinner get's 700+ replies and all mine sink to the bottom

"Styx" with JY and Shaw and Chuck Panozzo

Don't make me pull out the hickory switch!

421 members

E! Online: "Jackson's Bed of Unconditional Love"

somehow I have the feeling next week I need to REALLY workout

A few years back, they did a series about how the children

Paris Hilton: "We did see her eat a couple of them at the shoot."

Wendy's Founder Fingered

How quickly can muscles atrophy?

I Finally Rented "Sideways"

So trasked I can't see, askm ean thing

You simply have to laugh when a thread is so big,

If you're on medical leave, is it okay for your company to contact you?

Turn it to AMC...will see UFO accidentally shot behind Wayne and O'hara

Something I posted in GD. Wanted to ask you all as well.

Can't we all just hit the bong?

Neighbors are having a garage sale featuring crap the dump wouldn't take


I just figured it out!!! Trumad and Sniffa are the same person.

Need help...what's the most effective over the counter medicine for UTI?

Blastoff, 1000th post!: Paper ballots NOW!!! Hand counts NOW!!!

how do you Like your kisses?

Have you ever posted on a sports forum?

I really need to learn the answer to someone taking offense to

does someone smeLL something?

Did you know that "hide the thread" doesn't work on Skinner's threads?

wiLL someone heLp me make an avatar?

Can you hear me now?

i would hate to be walking down a street and be assaulted by bush.

What the crap is this thing?

But is the fun still over?

Clearwater Festival 2005 . . . Croton NY, June 18-19

Hot sauce cashes in on bride's cold feet

A new distraction.

Dude... a show of hands of the hungover. Any survivors out there?

a beLated euLogy for my dearLy departed paL...*sniff*

What is up with my friend?

Progmom is taking requests from this thread! (she's a little late today)

Hail to the Chief Presidential Jack in the Box

twister anyone?

Bad at graphes...

It's time to say something nice about...

what's your favorite way to relax?

The stages of milk.

The Devil lives in Anarbour, Mich.!

Who has the world's biggest hole?

Goddamn Lurking Scum Suckers

New political party?

Any cauLdrons I can stir for you foLks here?

Handsome Boy Modeling School Modeling School is rockin da hizzous

Takes a lot to keep my Hummers full

Have you ever tried to explain the Lounge to someone who hasn't seen it?

What are your favorite nonpolitical sites?

That Republican smell

For the actors out there. I am a tree.

The MSM has always been predatory

I'm your Venus, I'm your fire, At your desire

kLeeb needs a new keyboard

I love Bonanza reruns on the weekends

When you think about your own death: relief or tragedy?

For Sale: 1 Keyboard...

Who has the world's biggest mole?

Well, Bert has gotten busy...

I had no idea there was a professional lacrosse league


DU help needed! Can someone please fark me?

Hilarious quote I just heard on 'Firefly'

How deep is your love?

Re-instate Sniffa, please

Du Forum Roll Call! Sound Off Now!

Anyone grilling today?

looks as though

Anyone really enjoy the movie Don Juan De Marcos?

What the hell is that?

Guess my low electric bills are coming to an end

I can type again

I am not a bank

How old it TOO old for sealed, packaged smoked salmon???

Lets say DU forms a itty bitty sitty committee...

tALK about irony

Would you rather converse with Laura Bush or Walt Disney's frozen head?

6 dozen eggs in the frig, 2 dozen on to boil, just got 13 chicks, wtf?

eating half a jar of peanut butter = not good

Why can't people take "no" for an answer?

Dissent is alive and well in Houston Texas.

I am making pad thai, anyone care for any?

My wife and I had a box of Mrs T's pierogies, boiled, then added to a

Calling Kleeb


American Tune

Biography of Kinsey on A&E right now

Have you ever felt smugly satisfied in posting something

Do I have a future?

Post Here If You Want To Be My Buddy. I'm Peopling My Buddy List.

Wow, just found a pic. of my first long term girlfriend online - she looks

In bankruptcy, do you lose all of your possessions?

Happy Ending Pet Photo Essay (Warning dial-up users - Lg. images)

Simpsons fans: which season should I order from Netflix first? n/t

What is the strongest evidence/argument for life after death?

Us and Them

Turner Classic Movies: My Fair Lady is on now

FINALLY! An Old Navy commercial I like!

Worker's unions

Need to take a drug/pee test?

Verily, I say unto you, the end is nigh

Do I have a past?

Light rain with thunder, 64º

Hitchhiking. Power.

I love you like a BALLandCHAIN

At last!! Beautiful weather!

I made a special trip to the grocery store and the mailman didn't take

I think my neighbor has anger issues...

Revenge of the Magnet Ribbon

Redneck Child

I'm in sinus heLL

Out of curiosity - any fans of "The Pros and Cons of Hitchhiking"

So what ever happened to ASchwartzeneggar's unidentifiable

Freewheelin' Frank sez......


I just want to say one word to you.

Is Kenny Chesney holding?

Wow; alot of new (for The Lounge, anyway) posters I'm seeing today..

This is the greatest song and HARDLY ANYONE knows about it!

Oompa Loompa Song:

reverie in wood and cinderblock.

Is Kenny Chesney bowling?

Jullie Andrews has class

This ain't no PARTY, this ain't no DISCO, this ain't no FOOLIN' AROUND!

This isn't rock & roll...

I just spent 3 hours taking my final exam.

I Love My Nonni!


Does anyone else get depressed when....

I Love Hey Nonny Nonny!

There was a god/an underwater god who controlled the sea/

Is Kenny Chesney balding?

Why don't we have musical films anymore?

My faith in humanity just dimmed a little...


There was a god/an underwater god who controlled the sea/

You gotta be crazy, you gotta have a real need

Any Scissor Sister fans out there?

WTF is 'Agent Mike?'

Seven worst Rock Replacement singers.

My daughter and I just got home from our very first pedicures

Is it safe to be here?

How long does it take to become an "official" Yankee?

I Love Black Churches

Wax on, wax off.

Any fans of "Third Rock From the Sun"?

Bikini wax. Bikini wax. Bikini wax. Bikini wax.

ACK. I've been bitten by the entertaining bug

cat and dogs

lounge is pretty slow today...

Best way to prepare chicken for chicken salad?

I just finished chasing my cats while popping bubblewrap

It's DU Woodstock - Who are You?

Anyone here live in tornado alley?

opinion on MSM is easy, how about MLM?

Sobriety Test - Funny Video

square feet of your home and how do you heat it?


I Don't Remember Tracy Ullman Being That Obnoxious!!

So what is everybodies poison tonight?

New DU Group proposal

Sniff 'N' the Tears

What stereotypical lefty things do you do?

Will Ferell hosting SNL tonight

Anyone ever done hypnotherapy to unlock traumatic memories?

Riddle: you are in a prison.

Did any DUers burn their draft card in the 60s?

"The Anvil" was boring, here I am.

"Army of Darkness" on Sci Fi

Reprise: What ONE Word Best Describes A Freeper (Clean Version)

Do you think home computers will, as with corporate WANs, become thin?

Name the movie from the screen grab (pic)

What is Real Estate supposed to do in Baja Mexico in the next ten years?

Apples or oranges?

It's time for 20 QUESTIONS - What song is playing in my head?

You know who's hosting SNL tonight, don't you?

I found my stepfather dead on the toilet seat


If I Were Banned By The Administrators, Would You Lizards Defend Me???

Good to see Will Ferrell back on SNL

"Good, bad, I'm the one with the gun."

Oh this bird is in for it.

celebrity jeopardy!

The combo axe/rake was a bad idea.

Wish You Were Here

I have just come up with a perfect solution for our country's woes:

Perhaps the Lounge should lobby for a seperate forum...

Who wants to form a glee club?

Hello people

Ribs. They're what's for dinner.

Good night strangers. I love you all.

Dear gods! Stand back! He has a BLOG!

It's dinnertime DU!

Who wants to form a pee club?

They are good til they get addicted.

WOULD YOU respect Bush if he put My Pet Goat in his Presidential Library?

Need help finding Swamp Rat picture gallery!

Does anyone else hate windows xp?

Rick Berman and Brannon Braga "Bushed" Star Trek.

Jet Propulsion Laboratories Open House was fantastic today!

Do you ever feel like an ignorant Peon and that the world . . .

The bridge is out.

Did any DUers burn their bras in the 70s?

If It's Legal, Does That Make It Right?

so Lounge, what's up tonight?

Well, this sounds wrong...

Bush Wins Papal Vote (Reuters)

Why all the to-do over the beautification of John Paul?

Smokers...whaddya smoke?

'The Day After Tomorrow'

20 year high school reunion, ugh!

SHOGGOTH appears in New England

Favorite songs with slightly disturbing lyrics

I need a single-malt recommendation

Why should 'ease of use' be a factor in buying computers?

Say what you will about Yahoo, a free email account with a gig of storage

Bumpersticker just seen on a big SUV here in NC:

Alright then, favorite musical...And why?

How can you be sure you are not dead?

KGs computer question of the week.

Lowell George ROCKS!!!!!!

Name your top five female vocalists.

Jogging on roofs

now they've done it...

We're going back stage at Sesame Street - I am excited!

Uh oh...

10 things within 10 feet

oh man...

Listen all of you. Listen all of you.

This is both alarming & disgusting

So who is starting their garden today? I'm planting nasturtium...

OMG! They made JOHNNY DEPP look like LAURA BUSH!

Good news/bad news thread

DUers with iTunes: I need help

PICS - From my walk the other day - and 2 of my sugar gliders.

Great Cat Names And Their Origin (BUT...whatever happened to 'Pyewacket')

Cat Carnage! Oh the humanity!

High School Car Washes: Charitable Fundraiser or Teenage Sex Romp?


Ha! You just try to grade finals under these conditions!

I am so sad--My cat got out (and he may be eating a songbird right now)

"You rebel scum."

Philosophy Question: If It's illegal, and you know it's right, is it wrong

Ok. "We" feel left out! The official Agnostic thread!!

Big huge concerts you've attended? (Woodstock, etc)

CTHULHU appears over Chicago!

Random song Lyrics for tonight, "Welcome me Love"

My wife's cousin has recorded some songs. Wanna hear em?

I must ask... I must ask... What does Agent Mike need the most?

Hey "Oldbies," Tell Us About Yourself!

Does anyone else think it's morbid of a web site created just to

cars that should *never* be revived/remade:

Anyone brew their own beer?

Think your toast is great? "Keith Olbermann in my pants!"

Now that things seem to have calmed down a little bit...

Spotted while lurking on FR:

Distressed Announces The "So Sue Me Bitch" Line Of Swamp Rat Avatar Images

Time to post you favorite Chappelle Show's quotes!

Spitting on the Sidewalk

A serious question.

Those friggin' high paid teachers

Books- A universal truth (as revealed by Opus the penguin)


Texas Musicians II

Lets say DU forms a Hippie commune


Hi There Boys and Girls! Tell me your stories about local TV hosts!

Favorite "Sports Car".

Pick the breakfast cereal MOST LIKELY to be eaten by an EFFING FREEPER.

Let's see how this PETA thread turns out

The Genesis Awards were on tonight.

An atheists screed for your perusal.

On our arrogance in believing our "God" is the only one

Personal Nuclear Power: New Battery Lasts 12 Years

Boston College "Compromise" refuses to ban anti-gay discrimination

Urgent plea from MassEquality

Anti-gay Assholes have events planned in Mass., media blitz tomorrow

hello, meet my friend

Rainbow Sashers plan nationwide protest calling Pope ‘liar, homophobe'

Moslem Clerics Charged In Gay Beatings

S.F. Archbishop appointed as Grand Inquisitor- gay marriage 1st priority

Ricky Henderson, future HOFer, signs for his 30th year in baseball.

Help! I keep stressing out my cat!

Any lately predictions?


Jehovah's Witnesses visited me today


John Kerry in his own words

One passing though on Kos and Kerry

Pic Thread. Not Kerry but other National Dems!

Is John Kerry a good Catholic?

Need Help

Wow General Discussion politics is going crazy....

LUTD on the Kos attacks

How did we overlook this?

Just got home from visiting Kerry

I'm upset and I dont know why

Y KEYBOard is essed up

For Elshiva, with love

A campaign to have Keith's WTC proposal adopted would be good.


What did DeLay mean by dem's have no class? I must have missed it...

David Ray Griffin evidence Bush admin complicit in 9/11 - update & links

Reid cites FBI file on judicial pick

One for the GOOD GUYS - St Louis newspaper will stay PROGRESSIVE

Gannon/Guckert at the deLay pukefest

* on the verge of a breakdown

I'm sorry but when did we become a direct democracy?

The true purpose of torture (US style)

Seems Like John Conyers Has Been On A Mission Lately

Commander in Chief, our bike riding Rambo

So how much national attention is the Jim West story getting??

John Conyers: "Ohio 2004: Ignoring the Canary"

Tom DeLay -- Bible Villain

TX House- No Dems or minorities on school panel

Campaign slogan help

Yep! as expected the truth will not be faced!

Part of my letter to Nelson and Hagel on the Bolton nomination:

Dems maneuver to delay Senate vote on Bolton for UN post - Chi Tribune

Just a note to Steve LaTourette R-14, OH.

I commend Wexler for submitting a plan

The far right sites are silent on BRAC (military base closures)

U.S. To Expand Prison Facilities In Iraq

I just heard Deval Patrick speak for the first time

Frist Senior Aide uses a "scrambling device" during Conference call...

Do conservatives ever march?

Is George W Bush a ruthless or a benevolent dictator??

What Was Al Franken Talking About Last Night Regarding Santorum?

Who will bring us a national health care and transportation system?

Sex is taboo for the Democratic Party.


The Party of Hypocrisy: The Republican Tool Kit

Molly Ivins writes about Downing Street Memo and on how to get out of Iraq

The American economy is a lame horse....

A NeoCons spin on the Downing Memo

ABC News Fakes Another RW-Pro * "news" story!

Would you support a senator who said this?

Don't Bush and his supporters/apologizers realize

So, when do we go to Mars??

The killings in Afghanistan must be getting to the Bushies

Back on Osama's trail

Are we going about this all wrong?

Link to DNC's conference call briefing

Need some info for a * debate

Bush is the President of the Red States of America

15 month Enlistment Scam

Check it out for the song parody of Beck's Loser...

Did Kerry "lose" because he was a "liberal" ?

Politician quits over wine stunt

Same sex marriage adopted as plank in Massachusetts platform

Progressives get a huge win at today's Mass State Convention

Want to e-mail your senator

The Iraqi and Afghan war is bleeding us badly.

The advantages of having a "moderate" Democratic president....

A small victory in a swing state

Workplace politics...toxic and dangerous ( a manager's point of view)

Do NOT let them villify Dean

Howard Dean gave a wonderful speech

Army War College Closing

Remember when * visited the SS trust fund file cabinet for a photo op?

Would any REAL American?

Rep. Roscoe Bartlett on peak oil

Lance Mannion: (People are) No damn good

Global Genocide.

Anything Democrats say or do about the Repubs is treated as "just politics

want to close the conservative/progressive divide in the party?

Do any of our '08 Presidential hopefuls speak Spanish?

Frist is having Reid over for supper tomorrow (The Hill)

How do you answer this one?

CNN Poll: "legitimate targets for U.S. military strikes outside war zones"

A blast from the past

the Party of "NO"

DUers, you have got to understand the politics behind the base closings

Our Iraqi policy is doomed. Look at the numbers.

How I felt about John Kerry.

Bush radio address: "The American economy is the envy of the world"

7 GOP Senators Key in Filibuster Fight

CNN POLL: Do you approve of a ban on Senate filibusters?

Total News Blackout Accomplished! D.C. Tribute to Marla Ruzicka NEWS?

Freepers Are PRO Murderous Dictatorship In Uzbekistan

I think Hillary critics should read this ...

WANTED - Populist Caucus, Regardless of Party

Dear Tom Friedman: Let Me Get This Straight on Nuclear weapons

Clark: " Base closings will isolate military"

Would you support this issue to be on the ballots of all 50 states in '08?

question about the last whitehouse plane scare

132 U.S. Mayors Embrace Kyoto Rules...Bush Administration Back-Peddling

Q about Iraqi "liberation" that no one has ever been able to answer.

Up to 500 Dead in Uzbekistan

Bill Maher: Dirty Election, Gay GOP, UK Memo, Iraq, 5/11 & more - (VIDEO)

John Bolton Lied Repeatedly Under Oath

Renew your support for "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" on MSNBC

BUSH-whacking of Military Bases BIG GAIN for TX & FLA ! ! !

My response to Kos' most recent Kerry zap

RANT ON --- The COLD WAR IS OVER --- the Military wants to move SOUTH

Should the GOP be Outlawed?

Who still loves John Kerry?

What I've learned on DU: Circular firing squads and yaks.

LAT: Military base closings will shift troops to the South- POLITICS!!!

Barney Frank rips Dean for saying DeLay belongs in jail

The Maryland Miracle or killing our democracy one state at a time.