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Archives: December 14, 2006

Essay: Hysteria Over Iran and a New Cold War with Russia

The triumph of Hugo Chávez and Latin America

Conason: * could hand GOP senate by replacing Bolton with Joe Lieberman

A Way Forward, a Look Back (Robert Parry)

Robert Parry: A Way Forward, A Look Back--Consotiuum News best of the Left!

The End of Pax Americana

Sergei Plekhanov: The Nightmare Scenario (Nukes-U.S.-Russia)

Time Person Of The Year: The Republican Party

The Great Lie - Education Will Save Us (Huffpo) J. Tasini

Timothy Garton Ash: Bush Has Created a Catastrophe at the Middle East

Joseph Galloway: Bush's 'New Way Forward' is Into Quicksand

Amnesty International: New Hamdan Ruling Does Not Validate Guantanamo Detention Regime

'National interest' halts arms corruption inquiry

Ten questions for the PM about Iraq

Argus Leader (Sioux Falls, SD) - Keep senator in your prayers

Ways & Means-article on Charles Rangel

World's tallest man saves China dolphins (pulls plastic from stomachs)

Run, Rummy, Run!

The Answer to Global Warming Might Be Going Up in Smoke

GM: Hybrid cars make no sense (from 2004)

For the Birds: Audubon Society Stands Up in Support of Wind Energy

U.S., China Commit to Coal... and to Climate Change?

Oceans may rise over 4 1/2 feet by 2100

80 Members of Congress Pen Letter to President Bush to Fund Renewable Energy

Mushrooms Sprouting, Bears Wide Awake In Russia's Warmest Nov-Dec Ever Recorded - AFP

2006 Set to Be 6th Warmest Worldwide

State task force takes aim (sustainable energy, Delaware)

Cape Wind's Prospects and Energy Output Get a Boost (Mass.)

Report: N.C. can expand alternative energy without soaring rates

Requests flood state for renewable energy grants (FL)

Thousands of Ducks Mysteriously Dying In Idaho

Israel Court Won't Ban Targeted Killings (AP)

Man held over Gaza child killings (BBC)

Court orders criminal probe into IDF killing of Rafah girl in 2004

UNICEF: 2006 One of The Worst Years for Palestine Children

Israeli blocks Haniya Gaza return

Qassam strikes Sderot, damaging buildings, cars

Israeli TV catches Olmert "coaching" Italy's Prodi

Time to pay for mistakes

Hamas in control of Gaza border crossing

Palestinians fire rocket into Israel

Haniyeh crosses into Gaza, leaves millions of dollars in Egypt

New UN chief denounces Iran for denying Holocaust, threatening Israel

The Media Lynching of Jimmy Carter

Where do we presently stand on WTC demo theories?

Is this forum monitored by spooks?

Interview w/ former Boston Center Air Traffic Controller regarding 9/11

DR Jones & the War Against Cold Fusion

New connections reported: Mohammed Atta, Flight School operator and CIA

Paper Ballot Campaign Launched By Dozens of Organizations--Click to Email Support!

Election Reform, Fraud and Related News Thursday 12/14/06

Hot off the press! 41 Episodes of Lou Dobbs slamming E-voting, on DVD for "free"

David Dill Unpluggd: Computer glitch leaves electronic voting machine advocate without a script

Asia times Iraq update

Netanyahu wants Iran president tried for genocide at the Hague

AP: Gunmen Kidnap 10 Children in Haiti

Lamar Hunt died, another link to President Kennedy's murder gone

EU fund to help workers hit by globalisation

CNN: Senator Johnson undergoing brain surgery, sources say

WP: Joint Chiefs Advise Change In War Strategy

'04 Pentagon Report Cited Detention Concerns

Democrats Plan to Take Control of Iraq Spending

Political groups to pay campaign fines (Swift Liars)

Israeli blocks Haniya Gaza return

Net Profits: The devilish details of AT&T's merger deal, the FCC, and net neutrality

(Reuters) Sixteen Saudis held in Guantanamo return home: SPA

Over 1,000 mallard ducks die in Idaho

Asia's greenhouse gas 'to treble'

Bakker, Brown: What the hell happened to Christianity?

Charges loom against Marines in alleged Iraqi civilian massacre (Haditha)

(AP) Police: Gunmen Kidnap Dozens in Baghdad

Johnson able to retain seat even in prolonged absence (LINK)

CNN: Sen. Minority Leader Reid: Johnson 'looked very, very good'

CNN banner Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman, serving life in prison in connection

UK: Fighter aircraft fraud probe ends (Saudi blackmail succeeds)

Fighter aircraft fraud probe ends

Gates unlikely to rein in Pentagon on intelligence

Haniya stuck at Gaza border as unrest grows

Unpopular Iraq war still has supporters

Quebec party seeks to topple Canada's Conservatives

Labor unions court (Rep.-elect Steve) Kagen over health, wage issues

Scandal rocks Colombia's leadership

Palomar airport may offer Customs service

AP Pelosi announces intelligence plans

WSJ/NBC poll: "War-Weary Public Wants Congress to Lead"

Arab attitudes toward U.S. grow more negative: poll

Americans see rich-poor gap worsening

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday December 14

Reuters: US official warns UAE on trade with Iran, Syria

UMWA Welcomes Renewal of Retiree And Widow Health Insurance Guarantees (first made by Harry Truman)

WSJ: Pelosi Plans Panel to Oversee Spy-Agency Funds

CNN: Potential vacancy could determine Senate control

Bush urged to break US oil dependence (by CEOs and retired generals)

Reuters: (UK) De Menezes family lose bid to prosecute police

NJ Passes Civil Union Law

LAT Iraqis flee war, run into hostility

U.S. must reform Iraqi forces before leaving: Hashemi

Federal judge issues split decision on new Military Commissions Act

WP: Democratic Sen. Johnson in Stable Condition After Brain Surgery

Groups push probe of mining mercury emissions, Nev. fisheries

Top general: Army 'will break' without more troops

Democrats to Decide Soon on New York Bid for ’08 (convention)

NYT: U.S. Is Dropping Effort to Track if Visitors Leave

U.K.'s Blair quizzed by police in cash-for-state-honors probe MSNBC

AP: N.J. Assembly Approves Civil Union Bill

Reuters: W.House defends Bush use of Iraqi body counts

Army chief seeks more forces, reserves

Breaking CNN: Johnson "underwent successful brain surgery for an arteriovenous malformation"

Fitzgerald mum on Cheney in leak case

CNN: Democratic leadership aide: 'We're not changing hands any time soon'

Mother loses bid to ban Harry Potter books

Music pioneer Ahmet Ertegun dies at 83

LAT: Senator Leahy, incoming Senate judiciary chair, threatens to subpoena Bush officials

600 Guide workers to leave plant for last time

More Americans hungry, homeless in 2006: mayors

White House: Syrian visits (by Senators--most Dem) hurt progress

Missing Soldier Classified As Captured

Global Warming Denier Michael Crichton Fictionalizes Critic as Child Rapist

Editor&Publisher: Laura Bush Hits Media 'Drum Beat' on Iraq

Bolton seeks charges against Iranian leader

Rice Says U.S. Won't Engage Iran And Syria

Taxing times for US firms brings biz to India

Execution of Fla. Inmate Takes 34 Min....

McCain asks Iraq PM to break with cleric (al-Sadr)

Pollution Leaves Beloved Dolphin Of Yangtze 'Functionally' Extinct

Test Of Blood From Cows Approved

Bush Sr. worried China faces trade backlash in U.S. (from DEMS he says)

Duke Lacrosse Accuser gives birth (9 months after "rape")

Blair bows to pressure to hold Iraq debate in parliament

Sen. Johnson in Critical Condition After Surgery

Where's my White Knight?

Can I get some hugs??

Who has seen the Oprah bra show?

I feel really good right now. A near-stranger I haven't seen in years remembered me.

Why do we say "copyCAT" and not, oh, f'rinstance, "copyPARROT"?

If life hands you lemons, make lemonade.

2006 In Review by JibJab

Makeup tips from pornstars

If life hands you lemons, make lemon pie.

Should Green Onions sue Taco Bell for defamation?

Woohoo! Zebras and wildebeestes and a hyena, OH MY!!

Where's my Black Knight?

What do you call 52 players watching the Super Bowl?

A cute christmas jingle...

For the Math Nerds...

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Attention hungry DUers:

Congratulations whistle!! 15,000 posts

Schipol, Amsterdam; Dubai are by far the best

Peter Boyle dies at 71.

deleted because I feel stupid for asking

Police Dressed In Drag Catch Motorists Running Red Lights

youtube thread

Satellite radio - looking for recommendations

Where is everyone?

To anyone with a loved one sick or in the Hospital at this holiday time I send you hugs of karma.

Does anyone on DU have an Orkut account?

New York Women Release Their Anger - By Jell-O Wrestling Each Other

World's tallest man saves two dolphins

This is NOT The Jenis!

Yikes! They're discussing circumcision over in LBN

I don't think I have enough Reynolds Wrap to venture into GD today.

7-legged deer "And by the way, I did eat it, It was tasty."

World's tallest man saves dolphin

Procreation Dilemna

World's Tallest Man Saves China Dolphins (Literally!)

hi everyone!

I just got a Christmas card with a Chick tract in it.

Who the hell remembers Pete Barbuti?

Dammit, I'm sick. And just in time for finals.

Salvation Army Short On Bell-Ringers Turning To Parolees For Help

Court Sentences Peeping Tom To Stop Using Cameras (Looking up teen girls skirts)

WORST Christmas movies and TV specials!


These must be some tough-ass ducks....

Severe Solar Storm - Is that why my phone is full of static ?

Monty Python reference in GD!

Holiday lynching today! What are you bringing?

Barbaro May Be Released from New Bolton Soon!


The Truce with Christmas!

"We are Marshall" opens Dec. 22nd

Closing in on 100,000 registrations!

LBN recap-Senator has circumcision. Mike Hunt is dead.

Thanks Underpants

FASHION TREND: Islamic fundamentalist meets American teen

Actual picture of that really tall guy pulling something out of the dolphin's mouth

Bwahahaa! My kids' preschool holiday program....

Fun with Google Ads

I HATE cascading overdraft charges

Rosetta Stone Language Software - Anyone Use It? Is it REALLY that good?

My boss gave me a block of wood for Xmas

If you see only one BABY PICTURE today .....

senator's johnson seen from space

AVM on HBO's Six Feet Under....

Did anyone else see Twisted Sister on Leno last night?

Dumb Freecycle "wanted" post of the day:

Little LIWs (Don't open if you are tired of kid pictures!)...

Quick! I need ideas for toys to donate for Toys For Tots here.

Do people in these cities received extra attention on Christmas?

Naughty Girls

we were born to sin,

Holiday luncheon today! What are you bringing?

Thoughts on hot air hand driers....

A bad joke about medical tests

A List of People in Foreign Lands who are Desperate to Give Me Money:

Emmett Kelly Jr. has passed away (83) - Famous Hobo Clown

I challenge you to find something nerdier than this

Is it safe to ask this question regarding circumcision?

Why is it that just when things start to go really good, everything else goes so bad? Hugs needed

STUART DAVIS (the musician) fans, check in!

"Did you mean: donkey show"

Sweet Butter Jesus!

I can't quit touching my own ass.

So many people in the neighborhood

Who needs a drink?

check africam --- creepy weird bellowing

If we had three arms, could we reach more, or would we just get confused and wave around alot?

Nine weird and/or funny Christmas songs...

have you joined the DU FACEBOOK group yet???

anybody have a really good

No one wears bigger collars than Evel Knievel!

Apparently I make our CFO very nervous...

Anyone here know of a good tendon liniment for people? (not seeking med advice)

thought I would send a suggestion to What Not To Wear but

Is this pear ready to eat?

Da Bear's Tank Johnson's home raided?

TV shows that should be made into movies.

I just broke wind, how is this a part of an evil conspiracy by the space aliens...

Way to go, girlfriend! Waste my money whydoncha.

Should I get brian sugery?

I had to come in here to ask this-you'll see why:

Should I get plastic surgery?

If we had three legs, could we run faster, or would we just get confused and fall down alot?

Okay...does anyone know about the monkey t-shirts for kids?

What would you get a great music teacher for a gift?

Alright, who's Al Roker?

How long before the Falwelliban starts saying Johnson's stroke was an act of gawd?

Anyone here make panna cotta? I wanna try it for Xmas dinner!

Okay. Everybody, tell everybody else everything is going to be okay.

When do you get off for Christmas?

Have they changed the formula for Honeycomb cereal?

Efforts to replace Johnson premature-"I'm not dead yet."

For the first time in a long time...........I LOVE my hart!

For the first time in a long time...........I LOVE my tart!

Alright, who's the joker?

On a lighter note, I give you the "Dr. Evil Appreciation" Thread.

omg..Alex Grey is such a talented artist

I have only one tiny request....for anybody posting about Africam..

Christmas cards

For the first time in a long time...........I LOVE my hare!

I think I have reached the point of stress where I want to hit someone and just scream.

Happy birthday wishes to................

After hearing the song several times, I've figured out what "Fergalicious" means

No animals but the sound of drums on Africam.

I love DU! (Yes this is the everchanging thread.)

World's Tallest Man Saves China Dolphins


Music for Hypnotoad

Anyone know anything about child support enforcement?

I can't quit touching my own asp.

I got a parking ticket today and it was a lie. I'm shocked.

How about another DUer appreciation thread

Another day over at the the Library


This is potentially the worst movie in the history of the universe...

In ten years Richard M. Nixon will be on the $1 coin

Bravo's Top Design

OMG!!! Randi Rhodes just said "Merry Christmas"

Irony Department: Man Fined For Feeding Rats Found Eaten By Rats

I seem to be having a rather bad communication day

Yay! I'm getting another cold sore on my mouth.

For the first time in a long time...........I LOVE my armpit hair!

Anyone here from a large family?

What if someone is a perfect match except for politics?

I think my laptop is going to die soon....

whoa-- major storm coming on the Norcal coast....

Male DUers, shave your underarms

The best new Christmas song of this year is from Cleto and the Cletones

Top Chef fans check-in!! **spoilers***

A repuke in the waiting room.

I SO want to boycott Christmas this year...

Orange Julius: General in the War on Christmas?

If you were given the power to remake the US federal government to your specifications...

Snail mail: How many days to get from east coast to west coast?

Post a bald guy

Eat THAT NY Yankee Fans!!

'Old Glory'

A Man smothered to dealth by Sand.

Tipping your postal person....

The zebras are back

Has anyone ever actually eaten Cream of Mushroom soup?

My foster kittens (photos) are back to good health!

Who here can pinch an inch?

Giant Space Seen from

Should I keep studying for my final or call it quits?

All right, fess up!!

help - rear view mirror fell off!

"Deadwood" fans...

Yay! I've finished writing out my Christmas cards.

I'm the biggest blame fool in the Jungle of Nool

(Video) You've seen this before, but you need to laugh (I can tell), so here it is again.

What is the last lie you told?

OMG! Scallops steamed in sake, white wine, and oyster sauce!

has anyone ever noticed that

Gatsby was a schmuck and Daisy.....

Deep AOR Rock can take you places, but only pop can make you climax

Ok, this is a really dumb question but I have to asks.

Living with an 18 year old is funny already -

squinty says, "merry x-mas already will'ya!!"

Darn, someone beat me to it. Website: 'Atheists for Jesus'.

Men who wear makeup, question.

The lights keep dimming.

Experiment in economics

I just watched "Clerks 2"

I just realized why football is silly

status of Radio_Lady reported in GD....

The case of The Elves' Vanishing Faces. WTF?

The media event I've been waiting a third of my life for is happening tonight

Three hours of work left. Meet me at the pub at 4:30.

I just finished making 6 dozen bourbon balls

'Rabrrrrrr Gone Wild' producer given tennis bracelet, orange slushy, signed photo of Death

Lounge Decemberists fans:

Did anyone see the animal torture on 'Medium' last night?

being sick sucks

I once helped Father and Mother Christmas with an internet issue.

Happy Anniversary to Us... Happy Anniversary to Us......

Thursday, December 14. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 12/14/06)

I need some career help....

Is there a difference between Nintendo DS and DS Lite -- besides

What do you think about gifts from Heifer International?

I am baking White Russian Brownies tonight

JibJab Releases 2006 Year In Review Video

Lounge: Settle an argument. If you are attracted to geeks, does that make you a geek?

One of my best friends is a damned fool.

RANT: What NOT to do at your office re: Christmas

Grammar whores, check in. I need a little sentence structure advice...

What's for dinner?

Philly Duers: Which cheesesteak is better? Geno's and Pat's?

Women: herbal remedies to relieve cramps?

What's an 'expert'?

Happy 32nd Anniversary to Bullwinkle925 & Mr. Bullwinkle925!!

Tell me a joke

Baby BNL is 5 today

Post a pic of your favorite Holiday special secondary character

Tis early morning at ye ole watering hole...

Goldman Sachs bonuses this year: $623,418 per employee!

Gallagher attacks Green Day for 'ripping off' Wonderwall

Arrrrrgggghhhhh!!!!!!! I Need A Hug Please!

80's New Wave Fans - Check out Scissor Sisters' "The Other Side"

Lights will guide you home,And ignite your bones,And I will try to fix you

Speaking of Boobs.. I am my Girlfriends Bands Boob Model...

Who is "Tiorio"?

Happy belated birthday to MikeH.

Rhapsody users - check my first attempt at a themed playlist

I don't get it..I'm never GOING to get it...

I am having surgery tomorrow

Eye love you guys...

Sign up for deadpool 2007


Alternate Christmas Carols...

My little girl makes her first confession today

Okay! It's 10 years in the future. G.W. Bush has become a destitute alcoholic and drug addict.

I Need Some Advice- Post It Here- I'll Give You Chocolate-or...

**Movie thread** I just saw Clerks 2

I come with information about Mr.Scorpio (and I have a ? )

Greatest musical work ever written

For the first time in a long time...........I LOVE my hair!

Medically insignificant yet annoying maladies that constitute torture.

A moment of silence please, for Lamar Hunt.

My dad addressed my christmas card to both of us.

if you have trouble sleeping or relaxing,I highly recommend these albums

CONFESS!!! What albums do you listen to on an almost regular basis?


Extremist Jewish Sect Opposed To Gays Embraces Iran Anti-Holocaust Conference




Are theism and atheism societally compatable? or Why Dawkins Matters?

The best Religion Poll Yet!

Practice: Does your religious organization provide for the spiritual

David Sklansky has an open bet that if you are a fundamentalist Christians then you are stupid

The Bibe Against Itself

What the hell happened to Christianity?

Ok people 2 1/2 down 47 1/2 to go.

Dobson Lies and steals all in one article (Two Momies Is One Too Many)

Hero who brought down Foley and helped give us Congress needs our help!

Mass. gay marriage opponents sue lawmakers (with a nasty twist)

They're making a movie of "The Mayor of Castro Street"

Virginia's Family Foundation boasts about voiding contracts between same-sex persons.

sign up for deadpool 2007

Pregnant Davenport to take break

T.O. blames team snitch for problems

Epstein masterful in Matsuzaka signing

So how come my roommate

I would like to know what you all are seeing re: the Saudi "thing".

"Page Two" - Karen Bishop - December 14, 2006

Huuge solar flares are comin'our way.

Spirit of Element, Water


Blogs about Kerry's meeting with "bloggers".

Scott Lehigh on a Kerry run.

Middle East photo thread

Kerry Criticizes Bush in Egypt

Assorted poll-parsing

Somebody want to take this?

Beachmom, Andrew Sullivan sucks!

Not to rush anyone, but did I miss any picture threads from Monday's

Blogroll info collection thread

Hey look!

Discussion thread on whistleblower book you all might find interesting.

Kerry Lost Iowa

Story Teller...James Dobson misrepresents research. Surprised?

Another question for the pros

Looking for a Photo Lab that will print and MOUNT a picture.

Better eyes than mine -- Need photo choice help please

ugly duck

It's Beginning To Look Alot Like Biscuits

walking ...some days are easy and somedays are not...kinda like 5 & 6

Heads Up

Open Submission for December 'Tis The Season photo contest

Comment Thread for The December Contest

Calling Blue_in_AK--Aurora Alert! Severe Space Storm Headed For Earth!

"We haven't asked him at this point to jump a mare. But Barbaro's close

Senator Reid Cleared of Ethics Charges

Looking for ranking of states from bluest (biggest Kerry win) to reddest (biggest * win)

23 percent back Bush's Iraq strategy, an 11-point drop since the previous NBC/Journal poll

Question for anti-illegal-immigration people and immigrants' rights people: Are you willing to band

Bernie Ward ranting on the disappearing middle class - stream

Senate precedent: KARL MUNDT

All of our Dem reps need extra

Which is better: Assimilation or Inclusion?

I can't believe it...

So no one knows what ails Tim Johnson

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Thur 12/14.. no bull's eye

Wisc hunter bags deer with seven, really...


Let's settle down. We don't know anything yet.

Circumcision Reduces HIV Rates, U.S. Studies Confirm

Lamar Hunt died, another link to President Kennedy's murder gone

Is anybody suspicious about what 's happened to Tim Johnson?

I just saw 7 meteors from the Geminid meteor shower! Go Look!

Giant Penis Seen From Space

Government Of the Corrupt, By the Corrupt and For the Corrupt

NBC Today Show: Tim Johnson in Critical Condition

Murderer Executed Takes 34 Minutes To Die

Point of information? How many Representatives have to have "strokes"

Peter Boyle dies at 71.

Ban Ki-moon to formally take U.N. helm

delete, sorry

CNN doctor just gave bad news about Senator Johnson

Sickest RW Tee-Shirt I have ever seen

A small list of things that will get you called a nut.


Is There Any News On Senator Johnson, And Whatever It Was That Made Him Fall Ill?

It's a Damn shame that we have to pray for a guy to live to maintain power!

Anyone here tried the new Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 yet?

McDonalds testing mini-gyms in restaraunts

Eat less, exercise more, Bush tells ailing Sharon

Ron Wyden OR is talking of his Univ. Health care plan Cspan 1

Will somebody please put a cork in the barrel of kool-aid!

Thread in GD: P about AP report with details on Johnson's condition

Previously Undisclosed Report Shows Pentagon Concerned With Illegalities Of Detentions in 04

Chairman designate of the House Judiciary Committee John Conyers: "Greater Scrutiny and Examination"

In Iran, a council of religious "experts" pick candidates that the people vote on

Be patient with Dumbya...

2000 mallard ducks drop dead in Idaho

World's tallest man saves two dolphins

Kevorkian, 78, suffering hep-C & diabetes, weight at 113lbs, 1 year to live. So they release him

Wes Clark will be on with Diane Rehm at 10AM....

Rep. Pelosi coming up on CSPAN momentarily, 9:06am CT., to

I smell something fishy re the illness of Sen Johnston

Reid: Johnson looks "very, very good" - per CNN - good news!

Why Repukes are Repukes

Conspiracy theories have never bothered me.

I suspect that repubs kill people to retain power. Am I crazy?

Democracy Now - on C-Span tomorrow with Bryan Lamb. Watch

Statement by Bill Frist on Tim Johnson

A quick 2008 Primary note : I'm taking Kucinich to Gore

"Fla. Senator Defies Bush, Visits Syria" .....Bill Nelson

Gosh, we're having an awfully warm December in the midwest.

Families Feel the Pressure as Mortgage Delinquency Rates Rise

World's Tallest Man Saves China Dolphins (Literally!)

Nancy Pelosi press conference on C-SPAN 1.. LIVE...NOW!

Man Banned From Flight For "Offensive" Anti-Bush T-Shirt

We better start talking about Senate 'flippers'

I don't like this "60 vote" meme

Unprecedented Grand Jury Subpoena Seeks To Confiscate "Secret Doc" Acquired By ACLU

national do not call list - is this true?

Why Withdrawal Is Unmentionable

Borat gets nominated! (Golden Globes)

Mind Control in the 21st Century

Will bush 'listen' to reason? I doubt it.

Barbaro May Be Released from New Bolton Soon!

Opportunity for a republican to DO THE RIGHT THING (I'm not holding breath)

They told my niece that she was going to S. Korea, but it's Iraq instead.

Take a good, hard look at these Congressional Democratic SCANDALS/major political events

Many right wingnuts are convinced Hillary murdered Vince Foster

Emmett Kelly Jr. has passed away (83) - Famous Hobo Clown

I just realized something

While "The Decider" decides

Conservatives hate "Happy Feet." But how about the dirty secret about "Barnyard?"

Eason JORDAN (ex-CNN)'s new blog: IraqSlogger

Plans for Washington during Inauguration week?

43 Dem congressmen have odor under their armpits: May need to resign immediately.

Scalia wants a raise. (Yeah, we'll get right on that.)

Mel Carnahan, Paul Wellstone, Congressman Robert Matsui, Tim Johnson

A 50/50 Senate in these times, would seldom vote 50/50 ?

Horoscope: Thursday can turn "blearly bleak" unless you . . . CAPTION!!!!

Harry Reid live on CSPan 1

Caption *

Are people who climb Mt. Everest crazy?

FOX News reporter Major Garrett reports the neurosurgeons will NOT comment on Johnson operation.

Is there any reason to believe that Freedom and Democracy automatically

Waaaah! Major Garrett crying on faux..

CNN: Harry Reid said Johnson looks "Very Very Good

* chopped Millions in Funding for Navajos (Health/Education) for Iraq War

Get well soon, Senator Johnson

Others have been unable to serve in Senate

So who are the "Good Guys" in Iraq these days?

World's tallest man saves dolphins

That Embezzled Anti-Castro Money (speaking of Miami/So. Fla.)

Bush doesn't want to make a hasty decision on Iraq as "hasty made decisions

I am tired of Bush benefiting from the death of others!

Froomkin: Bush Doing It for the Soldiers

If a Senator is not able to serve should the Gov. appoint a member of...

After bush, we need to give candidates tests for mental capacity.

Laura Bush blames the media's Iraq coverage for her husband's low poll ratings (AMERICAblog)

If Johnson doesn't return to the Senate, it is not clear if a special election occurs or not

RUSH IS RIGHT-Iraq Study Group Report Is A Cover Doc For American Surrender (Lawrence O'Donnell)

Why are threads allowed with speculation over what will happen but not what did happen to Johnson?

Reported here that Michelle Malkin going to Iraq?

Were there calls for Arlen Specter to step down?

Sen. Craig Thomas (R- Wyoming) has acute myeloid leukemia, returning to Senate

50/50 Senate - who controls the committees?

Brisk Holiday Sales : Heard on the News

Department of Homeland Security investigating Idaho duck deaths?

Conservatives must be upset, as another corruption claim against Reid goes bye-bye

Fantastic new site for detailed Iraq news

Toony Snow in a nutshell

Chalabi Emerges In Damascus On Peace Quest

Next week I head for my annual drive to Arizona

Wisconsin hunter bags deer with 7 legs, and he eat it

'Gitmo Is Like Being Alive in Your Own Grave'

Jeff Greenfield Botches Joke on Obama "Terror" Clothes BUT HE FLAYED KERRY FOR HIS BOTCHED JOKE!

Light A Candle For Tim Johnson

Would Gov. Rounds Be An American?

From The Green Zone Bunker McCain Says "Iraq is Improving"

Spammer Slammer Targets Politics

Senator Tim Johnson, born with a tangle of vessels in his brain.

while watching c-span's Wash. Journal did you notice the fog in D.C.?

My seasonal message


THE perfect republic pres. candidate! (King of flip-flop)

Is the Administration Hiding a New Torture Memo?

E.P.A. Library Closures Could Threaten Public Health

Terra Terra...FBI Issues Warning as Blind Sheik's Health Fails...

All of the smug bashing of those who wondered aloud about malice regarding Tim Johnson

Kurt Browning (Pasco County SOE) named Florida Sec. of State

Time to change Xmas to a 4 year cycle!!

New Publishing Rules Restrict Scientists

Free Blogads On WNT Site

Novak: Rove Will Retire From Politics After Bush Term

Replay of The Daily Show's Samantha Bee GREAT "American Re-work" of Al Jazeera English at 2pm!!!

President Bush Urges America Not to Judge Iraq Based on How It's Going

Life is unpredictable.

New Group Proposal: Conspiracy Theories

Censorship at DU

Conservative NewsBusters gains on Raw Story for Web Award

Bush has been incapacitated for six years and hasn't been removed from office

The Shameful l & Hopeful Rush Repukes Will Not Get Control Of The Senate

Vic Kamber will be on "The Guy James Show" today please keep kicked

Gate on Road Kim's Took Was Never Locked this Winter

"Tancredo, he's pretty good. I would probably vote for him for President," David Duke told me.

The only way to win the war on the noun "terror"

It's Official!! We Now Have A Ban At The U.N.

Speedy return Tim! Yet if he can't, now hearing SD statute says special election must be held?

Regarding the "Blind Sheikh" Omar Abdel Rahman - can anyone confirm

High School Science Teacher At My School Wants To Borrow My Copy Of Inconvenient Truth

All He Wants To Do Is Dance *A song in Pictures*

AP Names Top YouTube Videos of '06

Bush Babes in Buenos Aires

"His condition has improved," Billingsley said.........

N.J. teacher ill after opening envelope with powder

"Bank of America" hilarious email fraud.

Online gossips get it wrong, linking (Sen. Olympia) Snowe to crash

Unofficial DU Straw Poll #5 (12/12/06): Results

We need to know what caused Senator Johnsons "stroke" or "heart attack".

How vile and disgusting does he have to get before Rush is sued?

US lawmaker visits to Syria unhelpful-White House

The Warrior Within

Late-Night Political Jokes for Dems

The message going out to the public is that Bush does not

Crichton's Revenge on Critic: Write Him into Novel Plot as Baby Rapist

(VIDEO) Harry Reid speaks to the media after seeing Tim Johnson

Next Job For Santorum? You Guessed It ... Cable TV Ranter

China, UN launch "Green" project to alleviate poverty

If for any reason, the Senate becomes 50-50 again...

Here's a question I just came across on the Zogby poll. RE: war:

Can the DU have scheduled events which feature our Reps.?

how many other times in history has death changed majority in senate or house?

Caption This - Staff Meeting

If Senator Johnson can't serve - two options

Army Trucks still patrolling the Streets of New Orleans

Bush held Xmas Party for 500 of his "Closest Friends" in the "Media" says Chris Wallace

4 South African mercenaries still missing in Iraq

What Is Cheney Trying To Hide?

Mistletoe & Egg Nog for the Oil Barons

"We Sincerely Regret the Error"

AOL Lays off 450 at Dulles, Virginia Office


2006 Set to be 6th Warmest Worldwide: UK Report

If a congressman/woman, (D) or (R) has to leave office early, is it fair

Thief tell it like it is

Bush will appoint medical team to care for Sen. Johnson...

Tim Johnson and "preemptive news"

Very. Bizarre. Synchronicity. "Your grades have been slipping, Shane"

Army drops death penalty for rape-murder defendant

What makes people attempt a mountain climb in DECEMBER? This is regarding the three climbers on ...

Is there any doubt after Pickles's remarks that she and George are practiced liars?

I'm so vain-I think every thread is about me

If you care about Al Gore and global warming

TIME slammed by second doctor for publishing anti-gay hit piece

Disasters suffer West's "deadly neglect"-Red Cross

Does South Dakota law call for a special election, or not?

so we are spending $2billion a week in Iraq....

J.C. Watts on the 60 vote meme...AGAIN!!! On CNN:

Michael Crichton's Poison Pen, Aimed Straight At Michael Crowley's Penis


CA State Senator Recovering After Brain Surgery

Waist deep in the Big Muddy

SD Secy of State already scheming to replace Tim Johnson

Administration asks to keep Cheney logs secret

72% of Americans say Iraqi people are better off now than under Saddam Hussein

How come critical things happen to Dem senators from states with Rethug governors?

Vows fight to keep progressive radio on air.....

As far as a Senate Majority goes; we're not out of the woods yet. Here's why:

NFL and Chunky Soup, Click for Cans 2006 to fight hunger:

Zogby Finds Arab Attitudes Toward US Steadily Declining.

Ha! "The 3 Top R Candidates Have 8 Wives Among Them" Sez Pat Buchanan

WHAT? Nuclear fuel for India in exchange for 500 WAL-MART STORES THERE?

Its not inflation.

Puppy chews off a baby's toes??!!

FDA considers issuing antidepressant suicide warning to adults

So the sheik is about to die...

Update on Senator Tim, verbatim from Capitol physician via Wolfie:

Mint bans melting coins now worth more as liquid than loot

Global warming has to be our highest priority!

At what age did you stop believing in Santa Claus?

For My Country? Young Latinos in the Military

Teen Expelled From School For Turning In Found Gun

An interesting and sad "The story"

Lehrer doing good segment on Tim Johnson PBS

Dear Freeper Lurkers: Thanks for your civility regarding Senator Johnson

Send a get well card to Senator Tim Johnson with one click ACTION >>>>

Interesting tidbit just shared to me about china-mart...

Fear of losing privacy is it JUST a cultural thing?

Baker vs. "The Lobby"

Chris Matthews wife leaves WJLA as Anchor for Executive job at Marriott Hotel

Shop at Sears....They are treating their Reserve employees well

Uranium Fever Fuels New Land Rush: Mining Claims on US Public Lands up 47%

Dixie Chicks breaking up??? because of their outrage over Bush???

How I KNOW things are bad for the Republicans.

AP: Calif. (fence) Company Faces Immigration Charges

BGLT? Maybe consider a move to New Jersey if you want to get hitched...

Isn't Randi making this no more oil sound a bit too simple ?

Katie Couric means no disrespect when calling bush, 'mr. bush'.

Why was Lou Dobbs slamming that union guy? He doesn't hire workers...

Circumcision Reduces Risk of AIDS, Study Finds

Most Americans are retards: as colleges increase tuition, they become more desirable

Why the hell are McCain and Joementum wearing leather bomber jackets?

Now we know that Pickles is as deranged as her hubby....

My perdictions of how it is going to go with bush & Iraq

Who here can pinch an inch?

Where has all the money gone, Why are the states always broke?

10,000 US Researchers - REJECT BUSH ADMIN POLITICAL INTERFERENCE - In Scientific Process

Here is the thing- you ever use a tracking stock to follow a

A powerful and dangerous storm... Seattle and greater PNW!!!

Wiley50- ShadowKnows69- MrScorpio... All need HELP. Please read

Federal Judge: Bush's Law Denying Legal Rights to 12 Million LEGAL Immigrants Is UNCONSTITUTIONAL

BUSH Breaks Army

Holiday Greetings! This will cheer you up!

Interview: Loving To Hate Jeff Gannon

Heads up West Coast (If you get the News Hour at 6, like east

The Russian spy poisoning, & the '01 anthrax letter murders.

Do you think B*sh is stalling for time when he says he

If Johnson is absent (but still in office), does he have to vote on control?

Lessen resistance and increase production

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta: 'Long road' ahead for Sen. Johnson

Airline Workers Sacrifice Camel At Airport

Michael Crichton gets back at a columnist by naming a child rapist in his new novel after him.

Clinton Impeachment Question

"Dear Mr. Knievel, My research staff had assured me you were no longer alive...

hilarious screenshot from Fox News

Baby Jesus replaced by beer can

Stolen Baby Jesus Returned With Devil Horns

Israelis Dig 'Borat,' Jokes in Hebrew

Just heard on CNN that 10th mountain Div. troops....

Is Tweety sick again? He was there Tuesday, and I didn't watch yesterday. What's going on? n/t

Time Person Of The Year: The Republican Party

While there actually isn't a "war on Christmas", I think it is fair

Regarding Tony Snow's fabulous, cosmic, Oscar-worthy apology...

A website for all you worried about your finances. Some great calculation tools.

Snow Falsely Claims Americans Trust Bush More Than Incoming Congress

You know most people here were brought up christians -

Let's be honest. If the situation were reversed

Steve Clemons on Rift between Prince Bandar + Prince Turki

Scraping by on $150,000 a year. Are you kidding me?

I think I might be pregnant. I just ate a cupcake.

INFANT DISCOVERED IN BARN: Child Protective Services Launch Probe

Today I gave someone Christmas dinner.

Please DU this poll

Eason Jordan offers to pay Malkin's way to Baghdad for a week

Overheard a conversation today about environmentalist being responsible for beetle damage to trees..

FEC Has Found Swift Boat Vets Have NOT Met The Letter Of The Law

What if they formed a Commission and Nobody cared?

Unbelievably funny:

TV Newser: Tony Snow Apologizes To David Gregory

On THIS DAY a child was born (a modern Christmas Tale)

Where the FUCK was Repub. Sen. Smith? - Iraq "may even be criminal"

VA official caught in Pentagon Proselytizing probe

I lost respect for the police today


Have any RW people come out and hoped Sen. Johnson dies?

Help me understand - how can people deny the Holocaust actually happened

Survey: 95% of Iraqis Believe The Country Is Worse Off Now

Your Level of Commitment to the Democratic Party

My Christmas message to bush (feel free to add your own)

Army moves to reduce strain on troops

Psychedelic drugs? Daniel Pinchbeck on the Colbert Report

Testimony Blair fought to keep secret made public, charges Blair knew Iraq war was illegal

Peace Prayer

Blind hunters can't be as dangerous as Dick 'Boom Boom' Cheney

Kirsten Gillibrand Spreading Sunshine on Congress

Send a message to Senator Johnson via "Give Em Hell Harry" website

More Americans hungry, homeless in 2006- mayors

'Healing Ritual' Herb Becoming New High For Fla. Teens

I just saw Inconvenient Truth for the first time, and I demand we draft Gore

Progressive Democrats of America

While * parties

Billy GRAHAM family feud over burials. A talking mechanical cow.

I need help with a quote...

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

What the historians will say

A genuine patriot on the front lines needs help! Please read!!


Joe Scarborough: "I think Tony Snow is a class act"

On Death Row, Fate of Mentally Ill Is Thorny Problem

Christian Wire: "Everybody Loves Raymond" dad's death a "loss to Planned Parenthood"

So what's an example of Iraqi humor these days?

TDS/Jon Stewart's guest tonight: Rajiv Chandrasekaran:

John McCain's War on Blogs, and us.

JOHN EDWARDS (not Hillary) leads 08 Pres poll released today!!

Independent frontpage on Iraq: The REAL Conspiracy

The Do-Nothing Congress.

Check it out... a freeper thread....

Fried Green Tomatoes, the movie.

Johnson was the wrong Senator to assassinate if the GOP wanted to take back the Senate

we won the Senate 52.4 to 47.6

What effect will the next terror attack have on America?

FBI says Shiek sick & if he dies could spark terror attacks on U.S.

Double Down Bush....chasing the Pot with a Bluff...Its ALL choice but to bluff

They're advertising the LEFT BEHIND: ETERNAL FORCES, as the no blood game. LOL

Fighting corporate fascism and ending "corporate personhood" - Media resource list

We haven't forgotten about the DU Charity Donation Drive. Here's an update.

Doesn't sound to me like Conyers isn't going to investigate

Yeah, that's it...KILL all the Muslims!

I need some rumor control re. Senator Johnson.

Pelosi just nailed them

O'Really's new low: David Duke not White Supremacist, but "White Nationalist"

*'s Diminishing Ability to Manage Anxiety

What the hell happened to Christianity? (written by the son of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker)

It Was My Fault (A Lesson from Grief)

U.S., Russia To Explore Oil And Gas In Afghanistan

Bad scab picked tonight: Viet Nam and the Jolly Greens/Sandys

Retailers getting competitive on Generic Drugs

Office of Sen. Johnson released following at 5pm: Uncomplicated Post-Op/No Further Surgery Needed

Sen. Barbara Boxer - Holiday Support For Our Troops

Man called 911 when armed robbers stole marijuana from his home, then booked for drug possession


Thursday TOONS you might have missed

The 2007 Bum Steer Awards

How do you explain crazy in the head Republicans?

Time Person Of The Year: The Republican Party

Bush Officially Embraces Vietnam-Era Strategy Of Publicizing Enemy Body Counts In Iraq

Sen. Johnson survives. Conservatives across the country disappointed that prayers aren't answered.

Kerry Criticizes Bush in Egypt

A Mr Fish retrospective, Part 4

at the lab waiting room a woman walked up to the window ...

Do You Know the Diff Between War and Occupation? Neocons do

TransAtlantic Bomb Plot - Just Another Staged Terror Alert - Ring Leader Cleared Of Charges (BBC)

""FUCK IRAQ...FUCK IRAQ" :: U.S. soldiers lead Iraq children in obscene chant

Tony Snow Apologises to david Gregory

Global Warming And The Problem With Technological Solutions

Join the Paper Ballot Campaign Launched Today by Dozens of Election Integrity Groups!

Michael Crichton Slurs New Republic Writer As Child Rapist

Al Gore: Censorship of science? - pics, video, and article

Scalia: "you can't raise a family on 165K/yr"

The middle class is already dead (or at least is terminal)

Randi has just explained why we went to war in Iraq.

A friend found out her branch office was closing, landlord showing office.

Sen. Johnson's stroke: 'Like a leak in the dike' (from MSNBC)

This is old news, but wow, did you see this Clay Bennett toon of the midterms?

Shrinking of Lake Chad: Tale of human abuse, climate change

"LOVE COUNTS" - NJ Legislature Passes "CIVIL UNIONS" Legislation For Gay Couples-Gov WILL Sign.

"[H]ow fucking hilarious would it be if [Johnson died and] the Democrats lost ... the Senate?"

"The senator is recovering without complication," said the physician

Kennedy: I want to splinter the CIA in a thousand pieces and scatter it to the winds

FL (where else) to investigate 34 min execution

Some hospitals violate emergency contraception law, survey says

If you read nothing else I post this year - please read this

Jim & Tammy Fay Bakker's son.............

Blind Texans may get right to hunt

BREAKING NEWS!!! Duke Lacrosse accuser nine months PREGNANT

Man Shoots Great Dane In Head

In case anyone is interested - Bobbolink -

AFL-CIO Building Trades--Helmets to Hardhats--Truly Supporting our Troops

BUSH THE DECIDER? (he chokes whenever it's crunch time) --->

Liberal Ignorance And Stupidity About Religion Will Screw The Democratic Party's Election Chances

Protesters: Pet store shouldn't sell pets

On CNN: They can't get rid of Johnson! This is great!

A Flaming Sun, A Bleeding Brain, A Trimmed Penis-- Metaphors for Now and for the American Experiment

“We’re here to learn how to have the best sex,” - Abstinence program teaches them to wait

Hotline's Joshua Green on Hillary Clinton's membership in two conservative prayer groups

If YOU are in the "18 to 49 or So Demographic"... Obama T-Shirts Sell Well!

Greetings! Radio_Lady asked me to post this.

A message from the DU admins: Please stop posting baseless conspiracy stuff about Senator Johnson.

Male DUers, are you circumcised? How do you feel about it?

Any pressure yet for Sen. Johnson to step down?

Good grief, arteriovenous malformation (AVM) sounds more common than it should

Do you personally see any evidence of global warming?

Why all the vitriol on the circumcision threads?

Why are the over 50 crowd never given notice ?

Army goes after TruthOut

Mom shops in Neiman Marcus with dog, leaves 2 yr old in car

In Case of Emergency, Break Glass

Milton Friedman: interviewed on America's Drug Forum

Dirty Dick...

Orwell Rolls in his Grave 1/4

Olberman on stay the course and Tony Snow...

Haliburton Convoy Ambushed in Iraq Driver Video & Interview

Nancy Pelosi: Most Fascinating Person of 2006

Globalization and the Media...,

McCain's Military Miscalculation...

The Age of Oil Short

Tony Snow Bangs His Head on The Podium...

Dean speaks to Dems Abroad in Australia...May 2005.

Gil Scott Heron - B Movie

The Daily Show w/Jon Stewart Says Goodbye to the 109th...

Colbert on Charlie Rose. 4 parts ~ 40 Minutes long

Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy - TV Drug Of The Nation

First Draft Obama TV ad airing in New Hampshire

'Neil Cavuto mops the floor with NY Time's Loon Paul Krugman'

FluxRostrum Attacked by NYPD ~ VIDEO

Tim Johnson, please "Get Well!"

For consideration of the membership:

I really feel secure knowing all the criminals from

Remember this? Coverdell death curses Dems with ZELL!

POLL: Voters favor McCain over Clinton in '08

WP: Rodriguez' Texas House Win Adds Insult to Injury for DeLay

Thurmond precedent ...

This is "The Pet Goat" Part 2

When Bush stated 5900 of the enemy had been killed or captured,

TIME magazine accused of misrepresenting scientific study in effort to demean Mary Cheney and gays

Pelosi to give press conference on CSPAN at 10amET today.

The Nation: Health Scare, Democracy Scare (Sen. Johnson)

If the Senate is 50/50 who controls the committees? Would the Dems still

Conservatives must be upset, as another corruption claim against Reid goes bye-bye

AP Report on Sen. Johnson condition this morning 9:15 am

Intersting tidbit from today's Crains Insider

The Trial (and re-trial) of America's "Peace Grandma" (Mickey Z.)

Hotline's Top 10 Most Vulnerable Senators in 2008 (five Dems and five Repukes)

I almost feel sorry for the chimp...his marriage coming apart, Condi

109th Congress actually did one thing really well: Name buildings

Chalabi Emerges In Damascus On Peace Quest

Dear Judge, I never thought I'd be writing a letter like this, but...

McCain from Irag----- wants : "Troops injection' 15,000 to 30,000 troops

Bush's second Katrina moment ( Iraq war ).

What an idiot sounds like

George Will calls on Obama to run .... link

U.S. Soldiers Lead Iraqi Children in Chant "F**k Iraq"

Can we stabilize Iraq?

On Protecting Senate Minority, Reid Shows Honor GOP Lacked

White House site now has...

Person of the Year Poll

Remember, guys, Arlen Specter had brain surgery

NEVER let the rats forget as the flee the doomed U.S.S. Bush

If we loose the be it..... it's beyond our control.

Are you ready for some DASCHLE?

Top 10 funniest political quotes of 2006: (or maybe not)

Kucinich Speaks!

In 2006 the Sierra Club endorsed 228 Congressional candidates. 217 were Democrats (95%)

Will Kerry be on Hardball today?

Freepers literally praying for Johnson's incapacitation.

Sound familiar? Oh, wait, it's in Italy

TIME: How the G.O.P. Got Blindsided in Texas

Now That I've Caught My Breath

Statement from Sen. Tim Johnson's office:

Laura Bush must be waiting for the media report on the 100 people who aren't killed in Iraq daily

So, what are the Fox News Vultures saying today about Sen. Johnson?

Repubs need to get real on Iraq, but McCain and Lieberman are indulging in fantasy

Gov Rounds "Don't be a Dick" Blogspot

Bush admin want to keep Cheney's visitor records secret

Government rejects e-voting paper-trail proposal

Concerned about Obama's progressive credentials? Conservative Kudlow makes terrific case...

Whoa, Nelly! David Duke vs Wolf Blitzer. Heavy stuff.

Next Job For Santorum? You Guessed It ... Cable TV Ranter

Edwards leads in poll of likely Iowa caucus-goers (ahead of Hillary by 20)

Great rant! - Goofy Things Said in Senate's Final Days

Draft Obama launches first TV ad in New Hampshire

Remember Khe Sanh?

Anti-Worker Labor Board Prevents Workers from Sharing in Economy Boom

America Worries as Income Gap Widens

Justice for Boston Children's Museum workers!

Romney’s real friends

Foodmaster managers refuse kids’ letter of protest (Smithfield packing)

Looks like the Republicans are about to attack Sen. Obama

Der Mittenfuhrer withdraws midnight judge nomination due to lewdness allegations

Plight Of Mansour Osanloo re-arrested prominent Iranian labor leader!!!!

Is this the actual law in South Dakota ?

Attack Attack, whine Whine WHINE..them GOPers...thats all they do

Fox News Speculates How Officials Could ‘Declare’ Sen. Johnson ‘Incapacitated’

Bush Dawdles for a Reason

Obama: Not ‘the un-Hillary’

Is it me or are the Rethugs and FOXNEWS wishing for Senator Johnsons to die...

DuPont Still Hiding Teflon Hazard Study

Life in Glenn Beck's America

Just Another Day

Feingold saying wants Bush to set date to withdraw troops by next

MP3: Rush Limpole attacking Obama's ear size

Watch out for the MORAN Freeper Trolls. There are TWO Tim Johnsons in Congress

OK, I have been away all day. What's the deal with Snow/Gregory and an apology?

Bush & McCain Conspire--More Troops Will Be the Plan.

"Music of Solidarity" Caravans Headed To Indiana To Support Conn-Selmer Strikers fight jobs to China

Iraq Solution: Offer Haliburton a no bid contract to fight the war

Anyone know the status of the 08 election for Senate?

Terra Terra Part XXVI - Jailed cleric's illness triggers al Qaeda attack fears

WH pissed, Dems visit Syria and talk Foreign Policy. (What's that?)

They're gonna do a victory dance on Sen. Johnson's grave...

Giuliani scores high among Republicans, even conservatives

Legislation Enacted Over the Last Six Years Has Raised the Debt by $2.3 Trillion

Mary Matlin calls all dem's thinking of running in 08 empty suits

The GOP (Mehlman) statement on Senator Johnson- (Does this sound convincing to you?)

AP and SD lay groundwork to circumvent law

Any special election in SD will occur in November, 2008

If Johnson cannot finish his term...and I think he will...but if he cannot...

With NJ getting on board, I don't think the country gives a shit about gay marriage

I hate to speculate, but could Sen. Johnson's wife takeover?

So, if Cheney becomes the Senate tie-breaker, Impeachment is

need help, please. WHO are the senators who have been ill, and continued to serve?

Okay, what the fuck is wrong with Bill O'Reilly?

Rep. Diane Watson's Statement, RE: Conyers' Impeachment Resolution

Great Digby rant on Dowd, Greenfield & Co. Trashing of Dem Candidates!


John Kerry in the Middle East


Freepers celebrate Johnson's condition

Wow..Reyes didn't even know Al Qaeda is Sunni?

Challenge to potential '08 candidate supporters: articulate your candidate's Iraq position.

Jebus! I just realized Barack Obama's initials are B.O.!

Is there a GOP Senator who would switch parties?

If Edwards wins the nomination, who should his running mate be?

John Dean: " Refocusing the Impeachment Movement ..... "

Larouche Youth Movement claims credit for Ciro's win....says they teamed with Clinton.

Telling the Truth & Paying the Price: Jesselyn Radack's Story

Edwards gets most of the answers when quizzed on world leaders