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Archives: July 31, 2005

Politics: Revolt on the Tigris (Book Review)

NYT: On Farthest U.S. Shores, Iraq Is a Way to a Dream

NYT: How Wall Street Wrecked United's Pension

Columbia River Gorge pollution may be linked to PGE plant, Boardman dairy

Off topic: Democrat Activist Soldier in Iraq Punished for Blogging

Anyone see Jesse Jackson on C-Span talking about Voting Rights Act?

Did you see the FreewayBlogger tribute to Andy?

Hey Change of Pace:

What is the significance of selling oil in euros v. dollars?

Bad Bush numbers on Iraq

Must see documentary!

Black Gold: It's why the United States invaded Iraq.

National Guard advertisement in "Taxi" DVD

Christians on the Dealth Penalty:

Bill Clinton Not Credited In Contact

Al Jazeera: Japan may penalise US imports

NYT: A New Hope for Dreams Suspended by Segregation

CNN: NASA declares shuttle safe for return

WP: World Not Set To Deal With Flu

Ya know what it's like to fall in the mud

This thread is about no one.

Mommy brag

Clinton is Clinton. Gore is Gore. Bush is friggin' stupid. Explain that.

The Thread Carries The UL Seal of Approval

This Thread Carries "The Good Housekeeping Seal Of Approval"

This is for Mom

ZombieNixon is 1 post away from 1294. Think I can make it tonight?

Chicken is chicken. Fish is fish. Cow is beef. Why is that?

How do you feel about women who belch?

Meg White is the greatest untalented drummer in rock. Discuss.

Bukowski: Born Into This is coming on The Documentary Channel tonight

Best Breakfast Cereal?

If you have iTunes, help a brotha out.

Who is your favorite Village Person?


Well I finally saw "Cold Mountain"...YAWN

Wine crisis

Who's Your Favorite Singer ... That's No Longer Alive?

We should all drop Judith M. a line and let her know how

I had the most surreal experience today

Here's what DU looked like on July 19, 2001

I lied about what I was eating

How many vegs do you know who eat fish?

I'm curious

Another roadside shrine.

Heads up for San Jose, CA folks...DFA summit, Jim Dean and Lofgren

Some of My Favorite "Glitches" (aka "Why I KNOW It Was Stolen")

oil slick miller..she hand her around alot

Ha Ha.. Pittsburgh sportswriter almost fired for being in Scream contest.

Is the DLC a bunch of corporatists?

I just checked alexa for Hackett and Schmidt. :)

Guys, HR 2726 needs a DU Activist Corps smackdown.

Paper ballots NOW!!! Hand counts NOW!!! Impeachment NOW!!! nt

On Farthest U.S. Shores, Iraq Is a Way to a Dream (Army Recruiting)

accountability of gun manufacturers

Repeat not the evil, let them rest in peace

Huffington: Hillary’s ‘American Dream’: Stuck in the Middle With You

Forged "yellow-cake" papers real spy "crime" (Nashua Telegraph)

Could Barry Seal be the man behind the JFK assassination, Air America...


When They Knew

Schmidt for Congress: Republican offers better experience, fit for 2nd

A few obscenities for Blair and company to chew on

Even lobbyists are gagging on Ohio's sleaze

Beliefs drive research agenda of new think tanks

Military loses its luster among high school grads, parents


The Permanent Role of the U.S. Military in Iraq

3 big issues may hinge on who replaces O'Connor on Supreme Court

Rebuilding the Iraqi army: a 'tremendous' challenge

Los Angeles Times: MARINE TO MARINE

A few obscenities for Blair and company to chew on

Series: What America Needs to Do to Achieve Its Foreign Policy Goals:

Democracy Progresses in Haiti

Countering the Julius Streichers of our age

The Week in Restoring Honesty and Integrity to Government

Mpls star and tribune has couple good articles that straightens out

Evidence that Police Stun Guns Can Kill Mounts As Chicago Medical Examiner

Terminator looking flabby as election slugfest approaches

Prince Turki's Résumé

Ben Stein says "Don't worry about China"(NYT 7/31)

Anna Quindlen: Scrap Metal, Not Soldiers (Taking Care of Vets)

Blair's two faces of terrorism

My oped on religiousradicalrightism

GOP practices duplicity (LTTE)

Krugman: Triumph of the Machine

Herbert: Who We Are (U.S. Torture)

Maybe just a crazy dream.................

The Islamists who police Basra's streets

email complaints to

Santa Clara County (California) Dem Actvities

SEIU hires activist from a new school

Progressive Blogger's Union to post on Bush Admin's nuclear ambitions

Suggested reading: MoveOn;'s "50 Ways to Love Your Country"

AAR - 67 stations : Bush, 41%. Connection? I think so.

Nursing home to lock out workers in Hamden (CT)

Union rift may spark organizing duels

Kent State Reaches Tentative Agreement With Professors

World's Top Coal Companies Serve Up Steaming Mound Of Kyoto-Lite

Bangladeshi Port Popular Spot For Dumping Toxic Waste - Gulf Times

MN Government Guts Mercury Control Plan After Consulting With Industry

Confronting Toxic Oysters, MS DuPont Plans PR Blitz, "Town Meetings"

Spanish Firms Combine To Build 50-Megawatt Solar Power Stations

Climate Breakdown Evidence Overwhelming As Changes Speed Up

Study: Warming Making Hurricanes Stronger

Gordon Brown (UK Exchequer) To Launch Global Survey Of Climate Damage

Kleberg residents oppose new uranium mines

Welcome To The European Sahara - 300,000 km2 Already Withering

Creating ecoburbia.

Study: Warming Making Hurricanes Stronger

Pakistan announces new F-16 deal

Athletes protest over flag-banning

Private firms probed for detention center abuse in Australia

Customs pact not a recognition of Cyprus: Turkey

Australia foresees end of `smoking epidemic' by 2030

Srinagar gunbattle rages for second day

Chinese basketball's `night of shame'

Young people feel overworked, have little time: survey - TW

Indonesia rejects US report on abuse violations by police

Pakistan expels foreign students from madrasahs

Uruguay examines accusations of past

Musharraf accuses UK of failing to tackle militants

CAFTA's Promise of Security Gives Central Americans the Chills

Soil bacteria may have killed six in the south

Group calls for Sept. 8 to be designated Taiwan's independence day

Tourist boat accident leaves four dead - TW

Disengagement and Its Discontents: What Will the Israeli Settlers Do?


New rules for Jews immigrating to Germany -- Israel reportedly sought

Halutz promotes disgraced officer

G. Gordon Liddy: The pullout is recipe for disaster

Thousands set to defy Sharon

Youth wing of UK Muslim group calls for jihad

Settlers Ask Israel to Buy Their Houses

All you SKEPTICS of 911 lore.....THIS ONES FOR YOU!

Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed on BookTV - July 31, Aug.1

I'm not a researcher

Suspicious Features of the Twin Towers Collapses-- A Summary

This is the best closeup I've seen of WTC 2 collapsing.

Brad Blog interviewed Jim March today

When is Matt Taibbai's article coming out?

Some fear Voting Rights Act could change as provisions expire

Need some Info on local voting machines

Organizing and Marketing

Dramatic New Charges Deepen Link Between Ohio's "Coingate,"

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News for the weekend of 7/30-31

Anyone know the status of this investigation, re: Ohio recount?

Yeehaw I can post now!

Reports: Nat. Assn. of Secretaries of State (NASS) Conference in MN


looking for info on Indiana election glitches

Paul Hackettt Campaign "Worried Sick" About Fraud

For those interested in the daily thread...

*** URGENT *** Diebold machines not HAVA COMPLIENT!!!!

Time to dump Dean Koontz from my reading list

Ahnuld facing "Tough Times"

I'm coming out to San Francisco for a vacation

Jim Leach hits for a triple before vacation

Corporate polluters writing Minnesota's mercury laws

"God Hates Fags" Church group to picket soldiers funeral in Moorhead

MN DUers: How about a picnic supper on Friday, August 12?

Want to buy PC in Mesa, Arizona - Any *blue* suggestions?

What is a "smart card." I am bidding of Ebay on a DishTV 301 receiver and

I want to build my own computor

Need a bigger hard drive. Advice please

Good Luck on Tuesday Southern Ohio!!

"Just say NOE to Schmidt", "NOE Schmidt"

Schmidt for Congress: Republican offers better experience, fit for 2nd

Kleberg residents oppose new uranium mines

I just wrote a 23 page report on Texas school finance

anyone seen this trailer? Looks interesting...

Did George see the "real" doctors today?

How many still have their Kerry/Edwards yard sign up?

Uzbekistan to bush; 180 days to GET OUTTA TOWN!

How to win in "06 ".....

Is this article about Mad Cow Disease/Creutzfeldt-Jakob correct?

Dean is the only one that has balls...

Has anyone looked in the DLC for CIA connections?

what's the Nate Clay call-in number?

Young Girls Kidnapped for Brides in China

Anyone else in here have trouble falling asleep with Mike.....

How can "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" still be unreleased on DVD?

ok, is the record of "attack Iraq" lies getting scrubbed?

Nate Clay got a lot of "full moon" type calls the first hour

Isn't intelligent design basically Deism?

sunday morning toon - 7/31

Many today parallels in this Martin Luther King speech

Where Is the Hirsch Report?

Will the pendulum swing further to the right before it comes back?

Chossudovsky, heretic or insightful political analyst?

Bertell, a voice of reason in times of insanity in high places....

when Karl Rove fell off the earth where did he go..?? havent seen him in a

I miss Maureen Dowd's Sunday articles.

Followed around at Public Garden for carrying a sports bag!

Santorum on "This Week" : Hillary Clinton a "radical feminist"

Does anyone have video of Al Franken spanking Bernie Goldberg on Donahue?

So Joe Klein says the '94 whisper campaign about Ann Richards..

One Person’s Terrorist …

Meet the Press, Face The Nation... All about NASA: --CAFTA, Rove & Plame?

"Gimps for Truth"

Dick is a Killer (and bush believes he was born a woman)

Edmond Safra death: the plot thickens - Sunday Times

Congratulations! Great job, so here's your reward....

Freeper hate mail

Crap News Network is asking: Would the world be better without religion?

Doctors pronounce Bush 'fit for duty'

Breaking on MTP - "The level of cooperation from WH to Fitzgerald

Georgia Theater Drops Play About KKK Rally

Advice please: Can I just make a sandwich board sign and picket a media

Moore Says Doc Already Has HMOs Spooked

Book TV.... Blind Spot, Timothy Naftali.... link, synopsis.

A lost liberal in Bush land? You need a stiff drink

I'm not a researcher

This week's Boy Scout disasters are warning from reality about Bush regime

this is only the beginning-two shot trying to cross border

George W FraWD!Corrupt rich little frat boy douchebag with shit for brains

OK, forgive me, I'm sorry, mea culpa, etc... Stupid question time:

The Judith Miller scandal in chart form

Ohio Coingate, A Waste Busters video clip

Just reading the Constitution. Question on recess appointments.

Here's one for Paul Hackett

Ohio is appalled that Jean doesn't know Schmidt about Noe

AP: Questions, Answers on CIA Leak Probe

Can you help with my Freeper Father-in-law?

London Bombings..Possible link to Saudi Arabia

State Dept. official calls Rumsfeld "Voldemort"

Can a country ever be too free?

Help...How did I miss this?

Brownback on Face the Nation

Paul Hackett on ABC News tonight?

California "minutemen"

Can you help with my girlfriend's gay uncle's freeper partner?

Wal-Mart "apologizes", Admits They Were Wrong To Ban Newspaper

Iraqi forces infiltrated?

eXile Website Busts Columnist..hahaha

Computer question: My Compaq Presario 2500 laptop faults during boot-up ..

Now on C-Span3 - Who Killed Daniel Pearl?

72 hour delay in notifying WH staff?

Sources Tell 'Time' Bush Officials Learned Plame CIA Link Early

Cincinnati Enquirer endorses Schmidt

Kate O'Beirne just said on Meet The Press that the Plame leak

Haven't seen this discussed--cause for hope?

Could terrorists infiltrate our military? Lenient and desperate-join now.

So what are Paul Hackett's chances? What can we on DU do to help him?

Hackett Contribution Deadline Question

Out of curiosity a hypothetical question

Religious Org Condones stem cell commends Frist decision

Is tweety going to give Hackett a spot on Hardball?

Good Read-----Another Face of Terror

Right Wing Comic Book

Body count 1-30 July: 50 GIs / 376 Iraqi civilians.

Probable racist just called Washington Journal

1796 Reasons why the DSM is Important

Have you CANVASSED your family today?

Latest on Downing Street(conyers Blog)

Should the US observe international law at her detention facilities?

i think marijuana should be decriminalized for everything EXCEPT

(VIDEO) new Hackett v Schmidt debate

Current TV debuts tomorrow -- Al Gore's network

I have been saving links about the rape and torture that is going on......

The downward spiral- a woman's downfall shown in mugshots

I wish I wasn't a technomoron

Question about doctor-patient confidentiality and the "War on Drugs."

Red Sox Win!!!

How do you shut up all the American TV at once?

I hate the Media: Tim Russert is a Moron

Do you sense any pressure from the press corps for Fitzgerald to end...

Republicans understand most Americans are dumb and ignorant...

A slightly different view of the space program.

Adam Dunn grand salami!!! Reds up7-0...get out the broom! 5

Will this be the Flu pandemic of 2005-2012.....

"The Reception Bolton will face at the UN". Wayne Madsen Report

ABC News is talking about Hackett

Are you pissed off because Bush may get away with his crimes ?

Isn't this funny? Texas Minutemen head quits because, hang on it's good...

more right-wing comics ahoy!

New Ted Rall toon that slams the "Support the War" chickenhawks!

Someone is up to it on the beach!

Fat fortune for Diet Town, USA

Speaking of the Schiavo Case...

As an example of the stupidity of the MSM

Is there video of Hackett on "Hardball"?

what was the name of Chaney's 'Terrorists War Game' on /during 9/11

The difference between then and now.

All you SKEPTICS of 911 lore.....THIS ONES FOR YOU!

The Daily Show kicks Xenu butt -- I must have missed this one last week

Keep discussing what is happening.. as simply as possable..example

Iraqi government aims to ration fuel

Anybody know when HBO is showing "I'm Swiss" again?

Who is going to be the future coalition partner of progressive dems?

Are some folks wary of speaking their minds on DU because...

Define a woman's right to choose for me.

Secret Memo—Send to Be Tortured

Note similarity between Enabling Act and Patriot Act

Who's The WEAKEST GOP Candidate for '08?

If I argue with you, it doesn't mean I don't respect you

Bush visits Boy Scouts: "Cheney & Rumsfeld were scouts. OO-rah!"

Some to Lose Hundreds in Pay Monday (Military Housing Allow Cut)

Do you get the Newsworld Internationl channel?

Roberts' faith in the greenback

Former European Central Bank Chief "father of the Euro" -Dead in his pool

Bushheimer's Disease

CBS News just said US has put $9B into rebuilding Iraq

OH-02: Jean Schmidt, GOP Lying Liar Caught Lying on TV!!

anybody ever visited Russia?

So lemme get this straight!

"Paul Hackett" second most searched tag on technorati.

Buddha Spoke About A Madman Wildly Swinging A Sword In The Market

Jesus wants to kill the non believers....

Anyone else notice something odd about Gen. Casey?

Ray McGovern on BBC's "Talking Point" today....very good interview

US plans to reduce Iraq force to 80,000 by mid-2006

Mayor Jim West caught with live boy (practically) and still in office...

Do you think they are telling the truth about the space shuttle ?

Tweety,Jerry Brown, Ronstadt, David Harris, Zen master Baker at a wedding

Porn, priests, and party platforms.

Let's Review: George W. Bush is President of the United States

Where Did You Go, Joe?

Are there US POW's in Iraq?

Are "blogs" giving MSM reporters an excuse not to do their jobs?

Stewart vs bowtie Carlson II: Anatomy of a Showdown (same time slot )

Heh...Bush on Family Guy...

A worthwhile cause needs help

Did Jesus feel responsibility for the death of the innocents?

Count 'em up.... and ask yourself why this guy is not on trial

So how the hell are you, anyway?

Elected Texas (R) constable arrested: soliciting sex with a child

OMG Six Feet Under -- Spoiler Alert!!!!

NYT: Spy's Notes on Iraqi Aims Were Shelved, Suit Says

Rough draft of research paper I asked for advice for the other day

If * himself got indicted in the Plame case, could he pardon himself?

Dangerous hobby

Bush's war on drug is Pot even though 58% Cops says Meth is worse

Britain could pay one million dollars to Brazilian family

"US 13-year-olds are fairly conservative: Time poll"

Judy Miller negotiating a book deal about her Plamegate/prison experiences

Global warming influences rising strength of hurricanes

Bush torture policies: Suffer the little children...

Indictments when? Grand Jury timing.

The Iraq War for Dummies (A Zen/Christian parable)

Just heard Dahl Jamail

Why don't the Democratic Leadership in both Houses of Congress...

The Week in Restoring Honesty and Integrity to Government

Been frustrated by our national MSM so I............

Five US troops killed, and CNN does not mention it on their webpage

5 more dead GIs yesterday. Yawn.

In a country this divided, it's esy to feel alone admist all "their" hate.

Peak Oil Report Draws Disturbing Conclusions

Could someone please explain this to me??? concerning Saddam and terra

Patriot Act & Bush analogous to Reichstag Fire Decree and...

Was Bush ever a Boy Scout?

LEAP: Law Enforcement Against Prohibition

"China's rapid rise spurs Americans to learn Chinese"

Sad day for Canada...

Camp Pendleton marines given surprise pay cut

PHOTO: Bush "comforts" Boy Scouts at Jamboree...

"I would use chainsaw and start slicing liberals"

"I'm Swiss" Bill Maher on HBO last night.

Kids who get along with their parents are "conservative"

My dumb ass brother thinks more hispanics are GOP instead of Dem

TIME: Rove may have learned about Plame weeks before Wilson's Op-ed

10th Planet Discovered, Bigger than Pluto

Bush used to practice "Shock and Awe" on little frogs ?

Did Schmidt really say 'vets not qualified to serve in public office'?

Should Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba be closed down?

Two Prosecutors Faulted Trials for Detainees/NYTimes

Away from politics, a letter to a restaurant that really sucked:

Why does the BushCO/neoCON regime threaten you?

Any doubt that CNN lies to help * can be put to rest w/ this ..... * is 6'

do you all listen to the iraqi's. i do. what stories. here's another

There's no way that a young family can get by without a minivan these days

Connect some recent media 'dots' to a few forgotten ones

60 Years Ago right now!

1796...anyone paying attention?

Wash Post Monday Wounded Iraq veterans prepare to return with photos

Today at 1:00 PM EDT.C-Span2 : The War On Truth - Nafeez Ahmed

Head exploder: "GITMO Trials Rigged" Claim Former Mil. Prosecutors

How many of you support legalized pot but are also non-stoners?

Let's give the ACLU a big DU boost!

Hollywood against Bush--a source for their quotes

Why is Judith Miller in Jail?

Post your Cafe Press Products!

TBTM Video of Inspirational Lyla Lipscomb Speech at Conyers Town Hall

Report: Anti-gay movement gains momentum

Happy Flashback...Bill Hicks, 1992: "The Elephant is Dead!"

" Bowel study backs cannabis drugs" (more medical uses of marijuana)

Please consider changing your Long Distance provider to 'Working Assets'

Death of a Brazilian and the increasing desperation of the elites

Fall of the American Empire - can it be reversed?

Santorum stands firm: liberalism to blame for Catholic church sex abuse


Again not supporting our troops, except the the lip service.

The faces of meth

10 Reasons Why Women Should Oppose the US War on Terrorism

Cost of Iraq War July 31st- $184,492,999,673

Ever get those calls from the policeman's association?

using the Bible against the religious wrong

time to discuss Opus Dei again

Is Time reporter Viveca Novak related to Bob Novak?

PICTORIAL: "US has poured $9Billion into rebuilding Iraq"......

More on Judith Miller from Arianna Huffington -- "The Judy File"

Just wanted to drop by with an update, I'm getting better all the time!!

"DR. Rice seen as in charge of U.S. foreign policy"

Time Magazine: When They Knew

DEA voices suspect special agent assassinated

The problem of the changed face of war

Explain this to me like I'm a 5 year old...

Bush & Cheney have hired Criminal Attorneys!!!

Rape cases in US prisons number in the thousands

Would you stand up if bush were to walk in the room?

300 Boy Scouts get sick while waiting for Bush...who never showed up

Something to Choke On, Again

New Christian left group formed......

"Deliberate childlessness" ... my husband and I, since the 70's..

Kid we know just sent to Iraq


Did you hear who sponsored the DLC convention in Columbus, Ohio??

Who smoked some pot and still turned out OK?

On-Star, a new method for abusers to control their victims

Newsweek Exclusive: Secret Memo—Send to Be Tortured

will soon be leaving sirius radio because no "air america"

Democrats must understand that American people are dumb and ignorant

Ok - time to join in - I ordered a KitchenAid mixer today -

A pizza documentary. (by John Dough)

So I was talking to the Safeway Meat Dept manager yesterday.........

Next Govenor General

anyone recently move to canada (or know the process)

Contemporary parallels with "Carry on Up the Khyber"

I'll quit Commons at next election, Blair tells family and friends

Police investigate Saudi link to London attacks

Blunkett covers for absent Clarke

Doctors pronounce Bush 'fit for duty'

NYT: On Farthest U.S. Shores, Iraq Is a Way to a Dream

The Sunday Times: Bush to defy Senate and send his man to the UN

NYT: How Wall Street Wrecked United's Pension

Economist Blames Aid for Africa Famine

Call for hi-tech border checks

Extraordinary admission to interrogators by London bomb suspect

Power Cuts Leave Jeddah Sweating

Fat fortune for Diet Town, USA

Iraq Constitution Framers Seek Extension

A lost liberal in Bush land? You need a stiff drink

Iran: Europe Proposes Nonaggression Pact

Private Prisons Experience Business Surge

U.S. territories hotbed for Army recruits

U.S. troops set up base near Syria

Pig-borne epidemic shows no signs of slowing down

Rape cases in US prisons number in the thousands

GOP Fundraiser Nominated As Ambassador

Pakistan court to hear controversial “Taleban” bill

Seven held in anti-terror raids : BBC

Police comb Yankee stadium for missing boy

Former ECB chief Duisenberg found dead in France

Bangkok's financial wizard revealed as bogus Belgian

Brazil's fight against AIDS loses U.S. funding:Nation won't condemn prosti

UN nominee derided by Democrats as 'damaged goods'

CPJ Delegation, Including Brokaw, Visits Judith Miller -Editor & Publisher

How state Democrats regained the driver's seat (California)

Iraq rebels die in border clash (Syrian border)

Report: Plane With Sudan VP Goes Missing

US stem cell sponsor sees veto-proof Senate backing

Ex-ECB (Euro. Central Bank) Chief found dead in pool (BBC)

London bombers wanted to avenge Iraq

Amnesty demands release of Nepal's student leaders

Bin Laden still commanding attacks - Saudi envoy

Los Angeles Times: MARINE TO MARINE

Cuban regime and dissidents agree in rejecting new US official

Bomb suspect: 'No 7/7, al Qaeda links'

Rebuilding the Iraqi army: a 'tremendous' challenge

The Islamists who police Basra's streets

UN admits Haiti force is not up to the job it faces

Grounds for terror attacks can be removed-Egypt PM

McCain attacked for cameo role in Wedding Crashers

Saddam trial TV coming soon

Police investigate Saudi link to London attacks

Iraq citizens deem U.S. soldier as sheik

Finger points to British intel as al-Qaeda websites are wiped out

Most Americans Doubt Eventual Success in Iraq (Gallup/ CNN / USAT)

Man who protested "Bewitched" statue demands trial

Nasa ponders fresh spacewalk trim

Leaked emails claim Guantanamo trials rigged

Trump says he'll renovate the U.N. quicker, cheaper

Four from 48th Brigade killed in roadside bombing

NYT: Roberts Nomination Stirs a Debate on Federalists' Sway

Parts of 'Patriot Act' unconstitutional, vague: Judge

NYT/AP: Ohio Cops Said Covered Church (abuse) Allegations

Sunday Times: Key No. 10 Aides Split Over War

Study: Few Blacks Seen on Talk Shows

Warner popular in heavily Republican Va.

Pwr. Shortage & Black Market Drive Baghdad to Consider Oil Rationing

Wal-Mart foes realign

WP: A Charter Member of Reagan Vanguard (Roberts)

Embassy attack 'was for Iraq'

Head of Interfaith Group Distances Himself From Israeli Remarks in Spat Wi

Philippines battles rebels

Japan Stockpiles Plutonium as Threat of Nuc. Escalation Spreads AcrossAsia

Time: When They Knew

Sudanese Vice President's Plane Has Disappeared : Not landed

Sudan's VP Garang 'landed safely'

NASA chief says agency 'goofed' on pre-launch safety checks (AFP)

Chavez Says CAFTA Is 'perverse' Deal That Will Harm Central America

Australia:PM urged to admit war raised terrorism risk

Iran Threatens to Restart Nuke Activities

Newsweek: Exclusive: Secret Memo—Send to Be Tortured

Roe's Army Reloads: How the Pro-Choice Mvmt. is Readying for Roberts

BREAKING: Sudan's VP Garang killed in crash

Capehart: Democrats 'in denial' of GOP success

Bush Offers Sympathy at Boy Scout Jamboree

Police disperse ravers (80 injured, one dead!)

London Times: London faces lockdown to thwart third terror strike

Rumsfeld says Iraq pullout won't end London-style attacks

Iran to resume nuclear programme

Mexico slow to confront racial issues, experts say

Charter Member of Reagan Vanguard (Roberts backed limits on bias)

US 13-year-olds Are Fairly Conservative: Time poll

Reid Blasts Bush in Interview: 'This Administration is Drunk with Power'

China's rapid rise spurs Americans to learn Chinese

Beijing restricts reporting on pig disease

Former European Central Bank Chief Dies

Chalabi bodyguard killed in Iraq attack

Al Gore's TV Network to Make Debut Monday "Current TV"...

LAT/AP: Discovery May Need Unprecedented Repair

CNN/AP: Study: Hurricanes getting stronger (global warming)

Spy's Notes on Iraqi Aims Were Shelved, Suit Says -NYT

Cardinal: Chavez needs 'exorcism'

Could this ‘police officer’ be a soldier? (de Menezes execution in london)

Pressure on to limit eggs in IVF process (by lawmakers and couples)

(AFP) Five US soldiers killed in Baghdad bombings.

Edwards: Democrats need to speak clearly (Public wants to see plan...)

U.S. Embassy warns Americans in Kuwait

Man hospitalized with bird flu symptoms in Kazakhstan

I'll quit Commons at next election, Blair tells family and friends

Leaked emails claim Guantanamo trials rigged

NYT: Anticipating Ads, Pataki Says He'll Veto Bill on Contraceptive

NYT: Bible Course Becomes a Test for Public Schools in Texas

School trustee tangled in Web (rants on Free Republic!)

Russian military freezes out ABC (T.V.) (BBC News)

Low-Carb Pioneer Atkins Files Chapter 11

Who is running the lounge this week?


This image is guaranteed to get GOPisEvil to propose to me.

I'm watching fireworks right now

Just got back from seeing Olivia Tremor Control

It is Fenris Week

I tore the tag off of my mattress.

Watch out... It's gonna blow!!!

James Dobson's frogs are a bunch of horny sumbitches

A word that drives me around the bend:

Well Tis early but I am a tad tired and weary from day...

Go All The Way

Anybody remember the movie "War Games"?

I have been riding my bicycle almost everywhere I go for the past 6 months

Maybe it is because I am getting older

What might be the best Beatle solo album?

Imagine the world without music.....

Track the shuttle on Google maps

I am off to bed.

I just found out that Enigmatic is my step-brother............

Whatever happened to Alf?


White man came across the sea...........

Fridays Late Night

Anybody ever have an experience with Fletcher Christian?

Ever had an experience with Scientology?

Anybody ever have an experience with Christian Slater?

anybody here ever have an experience with christian international?

Anybody ever eat a a brand of mix called Munchies?

My Saturday night ESP thread (lol)

Husker Du............

Rocky Horror Picture Show in 30 seconds, as done by bunnies.

Husker Don't....................

Bad Company update

Poets, priests, and politicians...

Oh, Snap!

Toss Bush around

My local Big Lots store has a huge display of TeleTubbies

Are you a flirt ?

Caption this picture of my girlfriend with John Myung of Dream Theater

In honorable tribute to Charles Bukowski and enigmatic.....

Anyone else having problems accessing DU tonight?

Separated at birth?

I just wrote the first few sentences of my graphic novel

who is ruining the Lounge this week?

I'm leaving. Take the house, the car, the kids... I'm gone

I'm ready to kill that fucking rooster

DUers' Insomniac Group.

If you don't vote, shave here

So I guess everybody's seen the CIA leak clock on the DU homepage

French men crack me up...

Now this guy can skateboard!

celeb right winged whackos

The Onion: Bush To London Bombers: 'Bring It On'

The dust tha Poncho bit down south ...

Okay, I'm bored. (slightly gross topic, but my curiosity is killing me)

A new hospital just opened up...

Newquay calls in the Seagull Terminator!

Puppy at the park. (pics)

One night in Bangkok and the world's your oyster

You know you're royally screwed when...

So I like to smoke cigars. Does that make me a dirty, dirty Capitalist?

seeking spooky web sites like caver ted

Any boxing/The Contender fans here? Got Jimmy Lange tix

I am soooo lazy today

Okay... I've really hit the sordid underbelly now...

You've said hello to my feathered friends, now say hello to my horny ones

my eye.

I am an experienced Dem seeking a gop for long term amusement and ridicule

I don't know about you DUers...

I put too much cinammon in my mango lassi!

BOOM BOOM BOOM BOOM: a true story

Pat McCormick, actor, comedian,Tonight Show' head writer ,kicks bucket

Is Kathleen Turner shit-faced on NBC now?

God Songs: Secular vs. Certified Religious

toon for Sunday Morning 7/31

I Predict...

Hey, I have a question about something that happened to a thread of mine,

how do I get rid of a zit quick?

Good morning DUers, say hello to my feathered friend

I slept most of yesterday. What did I miss?

I watched "Harold and Kumar" last night

must.... have.... caffeine.....

RSS Readers?

Anyone here ever had an experience with Christian Science?

Proverbs with NEW endings!

is there a yankee game today? a home game?

Who wants pork loin for lunch?

I watched K-Pax last night

A brindled-and-white Great Dane named Lucy

Oooooh, look at the pretty mountain

AP Photo: Bush "takes a moment with Senate Majority Leader Frist" (7/29)

For crying out loud, will somebody feed me?

Museum of BAD ART!!!!!! Hilarious! Read the descriptions.

Okay, this is ridiculous, I think I need to move.

I met Kick-ass-Bob on Friday night

Ever here of the righteous band: Marcy Playground?

So I ma an underage drunk and my car got pulled over.....i wasnt driving second post. What do you like to do when it's effing hot out?

Can you help me find english words to "Maria"

Question about doctor-patient confidentiality and the "War on Drugs."

Bush is a toker! Proof here!

I watched "My Cousin, Vinny" last night

9/11 Quote from Bill Maher's HBO show "I'm Swiss"

can I commission a parody song?

Consumer Alert! Consumer Alert!

We no know how we and dem a-go work this out, oy!

I just saw Mystic River last night

Ooooh! Look at the pretty flowers:

The History Channel's store has drastically cut the prices of VHS tapes

I worshipped Steve Guttenberg at church today

Did you have a mullet in the 80's?

Computer question: My Compaq Presario 2500 laptop faults during boot-up ..

The Neo-Con Believer test

Can you help me find english words to "Ave Maria"

It is dinner time

"I assumed you had stolen the car"

Anyone watching the Hall of Fame Induction?

Self deleted

Look what I saw at the Port A jetties


Conclusion Reached After A Long Drive

Crewneck or V-Neck?

"A more manageable diamond-less platinum Cartier band for everyday wear"

MLB Gameday is the bomb!

I'm making chicken marsala tonight. Share your favorite Marsala recipes!

I need ideas for quick appetizers or desserts

Opinion of the Iraq War series 'Over There'

Someone is making homemade spaghetti sauce in my building

I'm watching "Alexander" right now.

It's official, I am a Kurtz

What is the best placement of an infant car seat?

It's ok to give your dogs raw steak right?

A Religious Statement

Results of the Fun Test on Observation



It is time for me to hit the bed

Just added a Patriot Crab to the aquarium! YAY!

Fucking Awesome song: Audioslave's "Doesn't Remind me of Anything

Dammit. I can't find my glasses anywhere.

I'm too lazy to reply to Progmom's thread but I'm glad you found them!!!

It's official, I am a klutz

I'm too lazy to read Progmom's thread - did she find her glasses

Did anyone see "Weekends at the DL"?

Une Nuit A Paris

This man's IQ, the number of days since his release from prison and...

i need a new avatar-- any suggestions?

What's the weirdest place you put something you found later?

I'm going to watch my tape of Tanner 88

Freeper school board member gets busted in Hyde Park, NY

My new glasses arrive tomorrow! Woo Hoo!

DUers' Alcohol Abuse Acceptance Group.

I'm too lazy to read LynneSin's thread but: I Found My Glasses!!

Talk About Scary

Splitting wood

So how is everyone today?

DUers, can you answer a question for MMjr.?

Lauren Bacall: Tom Cruis is not a great actor

There is no civility left in this world anymore!

The New Season Of Stargate SG-1 Looks Like It's Going To Be Great.

Fresh blueberries and the bird turns up her beak.

So I've had my Windows XP open for almost 24 hours, and it works great!!

New Yorkers--travel advice, please

About to play softball for the first time since the incident involving my

Just great! I go to the store and my car gets hit in the parking lot.

So, what music are you listening to?

Ahhhh Cream Puffs....

You know what I hate about those new dance/modeling/rock star shows?

Damn, I just pushed my lawn mower over a wasps nest. Ouch

After posting here for 4 or 5 years.... I REACHED 1,000 POSTS!!!!!

Okay, would you rather see the Dukes of Hazzard or Stealth?

Senorita I'm in trouble again and I can't get free

Great "one-sitting" books?

Did I miss the Underpants "We had a baby thread?"

Question. What would you spend a quick $ 250 on.....

Hell Nite anyone?

Movies You Have Seen That You Don't Remember Having Seen

All my life I never stop to worry 'bout a thing

Who is the best cartoon character?


I'm so sorry!

Has the asshole quotient in America risen since Bush became pres?

Oh Lordie Lou, my new BF now lives kittycorner from, my previous one!

Pics of me with Dream Theater

Post your PDA's desktop!

I never did an update on my exchange student experience! here it is,

Wednsday August 3. My big job inteview. With CU Health Sciences.

August Harper's = Best. Issue. Ever.

Does anyone here use a Waterpik?

Post a rumor here.

Press does the Republican bidding

Aw, what a cute little baby

Is Steve Guttenberg the new William Shatner?

I won free gas today!


My house finch flew the coop (I miss the little guy)

Anyone have a mortgage with BB&T or Wachovia?

this bud's for you: Mr. Scorpio ~

Hey short bus...

I stepped on a nail today.

I got rid of Showtime on Friday...

You brought the fuckin' Pomeranian bowling?

He lives in North Hollywood on Radford, near the In-and-Out Burger--

French Bashing in the (American) movies:

Do you like sex, Mr. Lebowski?

I got sprayed with gasoline today


What's this day of rest shit? What's this bullshit? I don't fuckin' care!

HOLY BATCRAP!!!! Rick Santorum is doing a book signing in Delaware

"shomer fucking shabbos!"

The rug that "tied the room together" now hangs on the wall of La'Bowski's

Ok I just had the most random conversation with my dad

This is not Nam. This is bowling. There are rules.


Oh, and:

Wizard of Oz: (Spoiler)

Murder on the Orient Express - SPOILER ALERT

That's Life spoiler

we just missed lebowski fest in louisville

Congratulations nini!!!!! 6,000 Posts!!!!!

OK, Kids. I'm 50 posts away from 5000. Ask me anything.

Rant: if fat and queer are frowned on, why is "fat!" good and "gay" bad?

In case you were wondering . . .

dude-furnish a link

Good Cause needs help

Cell service recommendations/deals? T Mobile sucks!

Star Wars spoiler

Cheese on a tuna salad sandwich?

War of the World's spoiler.

This one time, I saw Roger Moore on Johnny Carson's show.

It's A Girl!!!

How HOT is it?

Do you have paid sick days?

What's the right answer


Any rabbit owners in the house? I found a bunny ...

Try this fun and easy online magic trick!

Comedy: If Bill Bennett Wrote an Advice Column

By the way...

can't sleep.... clown'll eat me

Do you digg?

In case you haven't seen it, beware . . .

Soylent Green - SPOILER ALERT

"The Wall"- SPOLIERS!

Who is this dog?

Tess of the D'Urbervilles spoiler.

"The Titantic Spoiler Alert

"Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy" spoiler alert

Book of Revelations - Spoiler Alert!!!

Titanic: Spoiler

Planet of the Apes - SPOILER ALERT

Apollo 13 spoiler

BATMAN spoiler alert

I'm eating a waffle, ask me anything.

"Breakfast At Tiffany's" Spoiler Alert.

It's a Wonderful Life Spoiler.

I saw a lawn sign that made me ill today

DS9 spoiler

Spoiler alert.

Spoiled desserts.........ENOUGH!!!

DSM spoiler alert!!!!!

What are you listening to?

We Just Took Our 5 yo Son to See "March of the Penguins"!

I could swear they just said "cock sucker........."

Spoiler alerts... . . . . . . . ENOUGH!!!

Admit it, don't you feel sorry for Jude Law?

I shot the sherriff.

Fatal Attraction: Boiler alert

note to self

Who doesn't know about Santorum bringing home his stillborn child...


'til the one day when the lady met this fellow and they knew that it was

What in fresh hell is this? My monitor screen has turned puke pink!

Son-of-a-fuckin'-BITCH I *hate* rightwingers and their "president"

"The Shining" in 30 seconds

True or False: DU-General Discussion is the pit of fucking hell

Leave It To Beaver character MOST LIKELY to be a fuckin' FREEPER.

The Shining-- (Boiler alert!)

Even if you don't like Jeb & George, this is a great photo of two brothers

Live from the DU Lounge! IT'S SUNDAY NIGHT FLAME FIGHT!!

Onlyl 30 minutes until Fiscal New Year!

I've had it up to here w/ Guttenberg, cowbell, spoilers, Napoleon Dynamite


Anyone ever see the movie Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle?

Ghandi spoiler alert

Harvey Birdman Time (Adult Swim)

I'm kinda cranky. Does anyone have any cookies?

What is the best way to fry ch----- Oh never mind.

Simeon's Cave of Magic - How the hell did he do that?

Someone stole my bumper sticker! Assholes!

I'm 24 and I have five friends from my childhood dead already.

I am posting NAKED....what are you going to do about it?

Songs about groupies?

DU Chat tonight

I have never seen "The Big Lebowski", should I be bound and quartered?

I feel old. They've remade the Modern English song "Melt With You"

Ok, how soon will it be til we can discuss Six Feet Under???

Help! Bat in my house

Is there a shorter word for 'intercourse?'

"This Filthy World" John Waters One Man Show,Pittsburgh 7/30

Behold: the King (cat photo)

So whats the name of the site that saves and catalogs gillions of sites?

Time to post those desktops again.

How much "cowbell" is "too much cowbell"?

Is it common for one's knees to hurt after jogging?

Pappy Bush and Lee Atwater, making 2 of the worst "guitar faces" EVER.

OMG Six Feet Under -- Spoiler Alert!!!!

***(((SPOILER ALERT!)))***

Movies that have really really satisfying endings!

Seen on the Long Island Expressway today

OH MAN!!! I need help in figuring out this Saturday morning show!!!

Does your cat get "Elevator Butt"


Does internet dating really work?

Best Regional Fast Food Burger Chain

Did you ever hear of "The Seattle Seven"?


Baked beans and tuna fish!

Gilligans Island -- SPOILER ALERT

A personal Happy Birthday wish to ChavezSpeakstheTruth.

Rabrrrrrr spoiler alert

DS1 Spoiler

Doe, a deer a female deer

Choosing your religion (or the lack thereof)

So, if MissHoneychurch wanted to come to a DU meetup in the states,

Favorite Fowl?

ZombyWoof has arrived in Southern California

I'm happy to say ~ I found Miss Sugar Smack!

They say that if a person has a pet cat and dies

Tell something romantic that you have done or experienced......

I want to live on a farm.

Six Feet Under Poll: Nate is..(Spoilers if you haven't seen it last week)

RIP Hildegard

anybody else notice the superficial "family values" impact on film?

I just took a Schmidt. Ask me anything.

*ush givin' ya'll ALL the FINGER....photoshopped or NOT....?

Six Feet Under - SPOILERS

Is it easy to live without a credit card nowadays?

Post a hot pic of uh, someone that's hot

I was watching CSPAN replay of Sen. Gaylord Nelson's memorial

I don't think I ever fully appreciated Guinness until tonight.....

Ethical Question.

Does anyone watch HBO Comeback?

So how the hell are you, anyway?

What is the best computer for Seniors?

was Sugar Smack 'Joan_Alpern-ed'???

Steve Guttenberg is the new black.

So, if MissHoneychurch wanted to commit a crime in the states

Does anyone suspect that a DU member is really a Repuke in disguise???

Holy Thundercloud, Batman!

Post your desktop wallpaper here...

Who is the most unethical musician still performing?

Do you know anyone who still refers to black people as "negroes"?

Personal strategies for August 2005.

The mutley_r_us - Wetzelbill non-hijack a serious thread thread

Goodnight Veggies!

Yum! I'm eating MEAT!

I am giving my dogs baths today.

Jane Goodall special coming up on animal planet!

Seven days without meat and I am not weak!

Has being Veggie helped your PMS?

Have you ever seen the wild ponies of Assateague, Va?

Anyone else use Method products?


Did Jesus feel responsibility for the death of the innocents?

Isn't intelligent design basically Deism?

Sleep deprivation eats into child development

Nasa ponders fresh spacewalk trim

Bisexuals - does your attraction ebb and flow?

Manny: "I want to stay with Boston"

Red Sox Win!!!


Rockies score 9 in the fifth.

God, I love Boston

Adam Dunn grand salami!!! Reds up7-0...get out the broom! 5

Pre-Season Football - less than a week away

Manny Staying With The BoSox - Best One-Two Punch In Baseball Stays

Last Year - Veritek Punches A-Rod (TURNING POINT) This Year?

Any 'cures' for carsickness?

TX:City employee disciplined for ordering drowning of stray dogs

BB The Moosedog-R.I.P.

Puppies at the Park. (pics)

I need cat food advice!

Neptune/Pluto Septile......a call to transformation in the 21st Century

Meditations on Saturn

this may not be the place to ask (but I couldn't think of anywhere else)

Nolle's Astro-Report for AUGUST

Good Astrology Site - book online by Deborah Houlding

New astro-blog on Starlight News!!

atheist or agnostic?


If you didnt know it already, I decipher drunks

OMG I am soooo Drunk and my CAr just got pulled over

Slow today eh

Romney and Pataki are repulsive

Another 08 post on GDP.

What's Happening in Ohio - Paul Hackett Campaign

Vote on the theme for the August photo contest

Puppy at the park.


brought up Michael Ledeen and Manucher Ghorbanifar on Nate Clay

Reuters: Bush victories delay lame-duck status, he "has a lot of cork"

MSNBC: "After 6 months on job, Rice seen in firm control at State Dept"

List Pro-Working Class legislation that has PASSED since Reagan???

Cairo: Riot Police kick and beat activists with batons at Mubarak protest

Our most formidable adversary: apathy?

DOJ makes Al-Qaeda manual available in english.

So when Hackett wins the special election

Awe . . . poor media! They have Iraq Fatigue Syndrome

Poodle's Whip & God's Banker's murder: the Austin Mitchell MP link

PNACers--who died and appointed them God any way?

Excerpts from Mark Warner's Recent Speech

POLL on Hackett v. Schmidt? Anybody? Hello?

Has there

Judith's flow Chart (no, not her monthlys- her contacts, sources, etc.)

Because of Centrist Mark Warner, VA may be trending Democrat

Santorum just got his ass handed to him by Stephanopoulos

Is the "stem cell" issue divisive for the Repubs ?

Iraqi Bombing Survivors Shot By Soldiers ("some say")

Hardball : shilling

GWB asks "How Much Is 2+2" and the people answer....

Okay, I'm curious: Are any lurking OH-2 Republicans voting for Hackett?

Star Tribune: "GOP tries to make Wilson the issue"

Jean Schmidt does know Tom Noe after all. Surprise, surprise NOT!

Bastards! Cincinnati Enquirer endorses Schmidt.

Pictures from yesterday's Hackett rally

A great "talking point" came to me this morning concerning Santorum's book

Secret Memo—Send to Be Tortured

"Come Clean Jean"

On Resistance

Does Jimmy Carter dare speak his mind on USA soil?

Will it be a political blunder for Bush to nominate Bolton with recess ...

New * LIES excuse heard from local psycho freeper

Court decides case using Bible - in Alabama

VIDEO-Bob Schieffer blasts the Administration on" Torture"

Former TN QBack Heath Shuler running for congress as a (D)

It's ok if u r Republican taken to extreme in Mayor Jim West case...

Are those congressional votes that close? Are we kidding ourselves?

"Republican Thieves" part one "COINGATE"

CNN: Chalabi's convoy got shot up. Body guard killed

Anyone been watching C-Span Book TV?

Too delicious for words! Condi adopts Gore's phrase "practical idealism."

After watching "The War on Truth" on Booknotes last night BIG Q?'s Fire Karl Rove slogan contest.....

Has anyone seen this before???

Lunatic's letter in my local paper

How can Bush get impeached ?

Paperless trail voting machines-Will it make any difference in 06-08

Democrats write to Bush against a Bolton recess appointment

Outcome of Plame Investigation?

Houston interview: Mehlman's talking points vs Dean's blunt talk.

Is anyone attending the DNC meeting in September?

Florida Ponders Vice-President Jeb Bush

"Button Up your "Tinfoilhat" cause there's speculation.....

U.S. Military Conspiracy to Provoke War With Cuba

Sudanese VP Missing Amid Crash Reports

Name me ONE of the spineless Dems who are pro-marijuana.

Just a reminder - Senate Repubs don't represent the majority

The Nation: 15 Pro-CAFTA Dems "faced little or no pressure from the W.H."

"The Thinking Woman's Sex Symbol"

Tennessee Democratic Governor Bredesen, hang your head in shame.

Jimmy Carter: U.S.-led war in Iraq is "unnecessary and unjust."

Is calling a son of a bitch, a son of a bitch wrong?

why DO we do this, anyway?

Who's Leaking?

George Bush and the Repubs want to play hardball politics....

If this get people some ideas, good. But it's so sad...

Shia systematically slaughtering Sunnis

Is "Time-Warner Cable going to carry Gore's new "Current" Network?

Eleanor Clift in Newsweek: Hillary Clinton, Planting Her Flag

Hillary's DLC speech on C-Span NOW (7:08 edt)

TBTM Video of Inspirational Lyla Lipscomb Speech at Conyers Town Hall

Conservatives agree: Frist "Flip-Flopped" on Funding Stem Cell Research

The larger problem is.....

OH-02: Huge Hackett news " Come Clean Jean!"

If it's true that you can commit a crime by NOT doing something (crime of

Conyers: Latest on Downing Street; Help Me Revise and Update the DSM Chron

Al Gore in 2008 anybody?

Eliot Cohen on C-SPAN1

How many churches in your neck of the woods were closed today

John Orman (D-Connecticut) for Senate in 2006? Check out his bio

Ex-NASA computer programmer

Clinton A Lightning Rod for Both Sides Ahead Of 2008 Race

"It's time....for go."

Hillary Clinton Strikes Gold in Bush Country

from the Wayne Madsen report : tinfoil or...


"So, I'm dishing the dirt on Jean Schmidt", By childhood neighbor!

Is Hillary Losing Sleep Over Attacks From The Left?

Study: Few Blacks Seen on Talk Shows

To those who promote breaking with the Democratic Party...

Don't Let Congress Limit Your Access to Dietary Supplements

If Hillary wins the 2008 election, it will be more of the same...kinda!


we are now technically in a three party system w/ Dem's divided

Right Now I think these are the best candidates in '08.

Bush isn't the only one to flip the bird; so has Jean Schmidt

A personal story regarding Al Gore.............

2006 US Senate races, report your state

I'm curious. What do you call...

Please check all the LTTEs in your local papers!