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Archives: December 22, 2006

Leading RFK assassination researcher died with unanswered questions

Bush's 'Global War on Radicals' - Robert Parry. Consortium News

Mr. President, you're no Harry Truman

The Work of Karl Marx and the Challenges of the 21st Century

A brief history of the PNAC: a refresher .....

Bush's 'Global War on Radicals' (ROBERT PARRY)

Most think Iraq war not worth it (Australia)

Obama the anti-Bush

Not So Wonderfu

Al Qaeda-backed group offers US safe Iraq exit

A tragedy's emotional impact can engulf journalists, too

My LTTE published today

CHRISTIAN RIGHT EMBRACES CHENEY’S DAUGHTER AS THE NEW 'VIRGIN MARY'

A Congo lesson for Bush

Iraqi Factions Try to Undercut a Plan to Isolate Extremists by James Glanz at NYTimes

Area Muslims want apology from Goode (Danville)

consensual sexual activity,-----underaged while drinking, etc.

TomPaine: Beyond Diversity to Justice

Truthdig (from AlterNet): The Shadow Army

(New York) PATH Tunnels Seen as Fragile in Bomb Attack - NYT

Democrats (Pelosi at the helm) Nurse Freshmen at Risk

Congressional aide admits trying to hire hackers

HERE is the redacted version of a draft Op-Ed (Flynt Leverett, cia)

A doubly informative op-ed

China's Vice-Premier Calls For Developing Recycling Economy - Xinhua

New Scientist - Canadian Government Just Doesn't Get It On Climate

Hardiness Zone Changes

Cantarell Decline Rate 2X Pemex Estimates- Calderon Mulls New Tobacco, Pop Taxes To Fill Revenue Gap

Seychelles Islands Bracing For Extremely Rare Equatorial Cyclone (Cat 3) - Reuters

Penn State Science Panel Warns That Climate Models May Be Unduly Optimistic - AFP

Australia - Sydney's Water Supply Falls To New Record Low, But No Water Restrictions Yet - SMH

U.S. Economic Model Bad For Environment

Rockhopper Penguin Numbers In Freefall Across Southern Ocean - Longterm Loss May Be In Millions

Extreme autumn temperatures cause unseasonable flowering in the Netherlands

NCAR - Thermosphere (Outermost Atmospheric Layer) Thinning Thanks To Climate Disruption

Anyone drive a 100% electric car?

Lawsuit: Alaska sea otters need critical habitat (AP/CNN)

Allstate To Cancel Property Coverage In Dozen Chesapeake Bay Counties Starting February - WP

Manitoba's GHG Emissions Up 20% Between 2004 And 2005 - Free Press

MD Activists Charge Operators Of Power Plant With 14,200 Violations In Four Years - Baltimore Sun

Arizona Now Fastest-Growing State, Narrowly Trailed By Nevada - CSM

CSIRO Modeling Suggests Much Worse In Store For Victoria, Melbourne By 2030 - Age

Joint Indo-Chinese Team To Map, Study Glacial Melt At Sources Of Brahmaputra, Sutlej Rivers - ENN

Rockhopper Penguins ("Happy Feet" Model) Populations Collapsing In S. Atlantic Home Range - AFP

Oceans Warming and Rising

Still on colision course

Settler jailed for murdering four Palestinians commits suicide

U.S., allies will continue direct aid to Palestinian projects while continuing to shun Hamas-led gov

Bush signs law banning aid to Hamas government

Sheinbaum: Carter’s ‘Apartheid’ Mistake

Civilian killed in Gaza clashes

Brandeis group pursues Carter visit

is the 9/11 Truth Movement dead?

Sale ends machine flap

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News, FRI. 12/22/06

Major election problem to deal with: Freedom of Access to Elections Information

Ohio Secretary of State-Elect announces additional key individuals who will serve

Discussion on DU Election Reform forum linked from OpedNews

The proposed Sarasota software audit team looks good

Sen. Lieberman Drops Centrist Coalition For More Conservative Company

(AP) Lawyer: 5 tapped in N.J. Posada probe

U.S. to maintain long presence in Gulf region -Gates

Incentives on Oil Barely Help U.S., Study Suggests (more gov. waste for

Man remanded over Suffolk murders

US plans broadband safety network

British charge man in prostitute murders

Reuters: Suicide bomber targets Afghan MP, kills 1

Gates plans report to Bush on Iraq

N. Korea nuke talks end without deal

Reuters: Four U.S. soldiers killed in Iraq's Anbar province

WP - Report Says TSA Violated Privacy Law (Airline Passenger Data)

Mass. Governor-elect Patrick set to rescind Romney plan for troopers: Opposes use to arrest illegals

Iran's President Says Bush 'Most Hated'

Black Hawk crash leaves 2 dead, 1 missing (based at Fort Lewis, WA)

Lebanon police seize explosives from pro-Syrian group in north

Lynne Cheney brushes off fuss over Mary’s pregnancy

US, Iraqis in 'broad strategic agreement': Gates

AFP: US cancels Philippines military exercises over rape case

Rape Charges Dropped in Duke Lacrosse Case

Feds deny U.S. forces helped former Iraqi official flee

Abandoned and terrified, (Palestinian) refugees are targets of the (Shia) death squad

Violence hits Iraq on Muslim day of prayer

Puget Sound orcas remain an endangered species (judge: farms, developers not hurt by listing)

Subcontractor On Troubled Texas Welfare Contract Files Claim Against Accenture

Sale Of Voting Machine Firm With Venezuelan Links Will Avoid U.S. Probe

Russia offers to set up weapons service centres in India

Charges dropped in Duke rape case

AP: 5 U.S. Troops Die West of Baghdad

Venezuela mulls euro oil switch

Refugees shut out by war on terrorism

(Bipartisan) Lawmakers want stricter accounting of war costs

Congressional aide (Republican-MT) admits trying to hire hackers -- to boost his college GPA

AP: Venezuelan Co. to Sell U.S. Subsidiary (Sequoia Voting Systems)

Man of the Year: Jim Sensenbrenner

Pfizer's McKinnell to get $180M package

Russia Charges Rocket Scientist With Spying for U.S.

Court Says Issue Ads OK During Elections

Man arrested in Ohio GOP headquarters vandalism

Iran turns from dollar to euro in oil sales

DeLay prosecutors' appeal set for Jan. 24 hearing

Muslims Mark Solidarity With Jews

US lawmakers press Bush to put war costs in budget

(NY Comptroller) Hevesi Resigns

Extreme autumn temperatures cause unseasonable flowering in the Netherlands

Time running out on Kurdish rebels in Iraq, Turkey tells US

Duke rape charges dropped!!!

UN poised to pass Iran sanctions despite threat

Attorney: Kline files criminal charges against Tiller (Kansas Abortion Doctor)

Rockhopper penguin numbers tumble in South Atlantic

Space Shuttle Touches Down in Florida

State of the Union address set for Jan. 23

Iraq town has little faith in US trial of Marines

Haditha defense seen focused on Iraq battle chaos

Insurer to limit policies in state (Global Warming!)

Iraq strikes deal with US on war strategy--"a broad strategic agreement"

Charges over Haditha killings seen as "significant"

AP: La. to Get $75M for Katrina Cottages (officials feel shortchanged)

(Iraqi) Troop Levels Unknown (Rep. Shays sends WH Iraq report)

Officials:Ny Shooting Victim Was Drunk

Media want documents on Fitzgerald's subpoenas in CIA leak case

Katrina housing program on hold

Qaeda-backed group offers U.S. safe Iraq exit: Web

5 More Troops Killed West of Baghdad NY Times / AP story

ABC: Al Qaeda Operatives in Greater London are Being Encouraged to "Strike During the Christian

Insurgents offer U.S. 30-day truce to get out of Iraq

NASA waves off first Florida shuttle landing try

(AP) Judge: Iran has some blame in '96 attack (Khobar Towers, Saudi)

Cuba says economy grew 12.5 percent

Al Qaeda Sends a Message to Democrats (and shows his softer side)

U.S. Rep.-elect Nick Lampson taken to hospital (DeLay's successor)

British troops seize Iraqi police chief

Court strikes down 2004 EPA smog rules

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday December 22

President, Mrs. Bush visit wounded soldiers at Walter Reed hospital

CNN: Muslim Congressman-elect Ellison: Congressman Goode has 'a lot to learn about Islam'

Bush caved to pressure on troops

Iran turns from dollar to euro in oil sales

Goodyear, U.S. union reach deal

Judge Orders Saudi Princess Deported

Lawmaker (Rep. Goode) stands firm on Quran criticism

Charges against Kan. abortion doc dumped

Homeland Security Admits Violating Privacy

U.S death toll nears 3,000 in Iraq

US 'Nazi guard' faces deportation

Air America Station to Stay in Madison (Power to the People!)

Did American fire on Iraqis for sport? (MSNBC)

Katrina Housing Program on Hold (DC Court of Appeals until Mar..grr

State cuts social services contract (Texas)

Test run of military draft machinery announced

Toyota 'to overtake GM in 2007'

Police want bullet from teen's forehead

Haditha Residents on Charged Marines: Let Us Have Them

Documentary: French soldiers had 2 chances to kill bin Laden

Pelosi says no to C-SPAN request on floor proceedings

(CNN) Poll: Bush not trustworthy, doesn't share values, no longer inspires confidence

Che Guevara CD case pulled from shelves (Target)

"Venezuelan and Ecuadorian Presidents Seal Friendship"

Al-Qaeda offers US safe passage from Iraq

Court cuts Exxon Valdez judgement in half

Flu Pandemic Could Kill 62m With Poorer Countries Most Affected

SOME charges dismissed against 3 Duke rape case defendants

This post is for you...

Raise your hand if you care about the Rosie and the Donald thing.

Van Morrison, Brown-Eyed Girl

Chocolate, I have chocolate!

Got my Christmas card from The Wiley and Excellent Boy Cat Named Ginger this morning!

I never thought of scanning underwear

Christmas Tequila Cookies

Chestnuts roasting in the microwave

Turtle attacks dog (youtube)

CONGRATS SimplyFugue to 3000 posts!!!

gr8dane_daddy

Daytona 500 Fragrance for Men . Interesting.

Post your holiday well wishes here!!! Hope it's a great season for everyone

Is anyone participating in Global Orgasm Day?

Now *that's* the spirit we've been looking for

self-delete

Awsome Billiard Tricks.

If your last name begins with A-N, call now! If it starts with O-Z, call tomorrow after 9AM.

Alright! Who wants to gather 'round my Yule Log?

Somebody remind me what month and day this is?

Dogs, Bats & Kentucky Fried Chicken To Be Served For Christmas Dinner

Who will have snow this Christmas??

I just accidentally made up a new word

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Fri 12/22/06)

Lots of animals on Africam.

Have you ever gotten up an hour early and not realized it?

In keeping with the Festivus activies today we will have the "Feats of Strength"

Our dear Miss Honeychurch is leaving soon...

What's your favorite present you're giving this year, and who are you giving it to?

So Mr. Writer sets his alarm for 7:30 in the morning.

Boys Caroling Get Harrassed By Cop (Assumed They Were Drug Dealers)

I just got an endoscopy! Ask me anything!

Depp To Honor Oasis With BRIT Award

Festivus has jumped the shark. The best yuletime holiday is now the Feast of Zover.

What's your most meaningful & affordable gift you like giving to family members for Xmas

Father, forgive me, but I know EXACTLY what I'm doing.

"Say 'Happy Birthday' again. I dare you."

Mr. B and I picked up our Prius this morning

So I had a note on my car

Baby Jesuses Stolen From Several Cities

What should we call them?

So My Boss Gave Me "The Out Of Office Countdown" Bush Calendar For Xmas

Do you think jesus will get mad if

"The Audacity of Hope" suggests

I really don't want to screw this up

Why do cats go crazy after taking a dump?

Microsoft Extends Xbox 360 Warranty to One Year (retroactively)

Woman's Sex Ad On Craigslist Brings In $1,400 In 2 Weeks (Arrested)

Does this song advocate stalking and/or rape?

I am sitting here in the office with my colleague

BOY did I impress my kid.

I'm tired of snot.

Mike Evans of "The Jeffersons" has died

MatcomNews Update: Rebel Monks Gang REMAIN Barricaded In Monastery

Merry Christmas and Happy last night of Hanukkah!

We are showing "Inconvenient Truth", a hosting for MoveOn.com

Very windy day here in LA--our building is actually swaying.

Anybody Able To Get Their Hands On Their Wii?

Dominck the Italian Christmas Donkey

"WAAA PTHTHTHTHTPPTHTPT GOO"

Dave hates this pony

Earplugs? Check. Functional Lock on Bedroom Door? Check...

Oh God NOOOOO...

Here's a nice music video for today. The music is great,

"Black Christmas" all white people

Does having a Cafe Press biz really make a person money?

IBTL

My wife moved my Christmas Presents

Happy GOP (Global Orgasm for Peace) Day!

Good thing Bush didn't have the grades to be a doctor

Miss Nevada USA Loses Shirt Then Title (YES!!)

Good to know

BABY JESUS' EARS ARE BLEEDING!

Pre-Xmas shopping hell....

Who would play Wesley Clark in a movie?

Really really cool site for free ware:

I got loved on by a Pomeranian puppy

Call Me Wesley, kindly avert your eyes. I'm showing one of your xmas gifts to our friends.

What is the weirdest job you ever had?

I hope I hear good news from my best friend tomorrow.

This is what I want for Christmas !

Is this rude or what?

I am become Orrex, destroyer of threads

Nicknames from your own name

I upgraded my internet explorer yesterday

My Power Just Went Out

In case you're wondering, yes, I've weighed in on the Rosie/Donald thread

I made a funny and they locked it

Post your Christmas food intake for today so far

Anybody else have a day where they wanted to kick their computer in its transistor?

Vikings officially choke for the 46th stright year...

Merry Clucking Christmas!

Did you hear about the Texas teacher...

Who the hell are Rosie and Donald? Too lazy to read the threads

I think Santa Clause is a woman!!

self delete

Whom are you missing this Christmas?

I propose that Global Orgasm Day be combined with Festivus

Finally! My copy of January's TEXAS MONTHLY is in!

I really did not like my child, this morning. At all.

Happy birthday plcdude!!

It's Patrick Fitzgerald's 46th Birthday Today!

Sean John label jacket made with DOG fur sold at Macy's

Has anyone seen that BMW commercial where the 2 kids

To those i've made smile this year - HAPPY HOLIDAYS! To those i've pissed off this year....

The rabbit and the snowman.

WWOD

I Wanna Love You Tender! Help me

Can you tell who posted a thread without looking at the name?

What is the angle of the dangle equal to? I just can't remember

A nice little story

To fans of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

I'd like to get this for Matcom for Christmas!

Mama's Brain Surgery recovery Update:

I hate being sick

Can we stand one more circumcision thread?

I'm afraid that all the circumcision threads

Neil Young AND Devo...together!!!..."Hey, Hey, My, My"

December Photo Contest WINNER!

Should I photoshop my face to look as if I were a cyclops?

Goddamnit. It's officially global orgasm day and I'm not in the mood.

Help me with gift ideas

Warm holiday greetings from Minnesota.

My wife opened two of her Christmas presents tonight.

I'd have bought stock in Schlage

What do you buy for people who buy everything they want?

How many of you have had relations on the board?

Should Miss Nevada have gotten her title stripped? (photos of bad behavior inside)

For those in L.A who enjoy theatre... Dec. 24th is the day for

So i like Oasis! shoot me!!

which topping should I put on my cocoa??

Yep. Fuck him as well

We've got to stop meeting like this... I'm out of here. It's 7 PM PT,

Anyone else spending Christmas alone?

Killing a Man

How Would YOU Handle Catching Your Spouse in Adultery?

Ok LeftyMom - 'splain this one to me ...

last night I dreamed that my ex-wife and I were lost in Baghdad...

Good contractors or construction workers check in!

Geeze, I'm one out of ten who doesn't believe in HEAVEN .

Is DU a guilty pleasure?

I'd like to introduce to you the newest member of our family

I may be alone here but these ED comercials are pissing me off, wtf

Trump to boycott 'The View' over O'Donnell

Is there such a thing as a "junk mail shredder"?

Describe childhood impressions of Christmas to Christmas now (if you celebrated it)

all circumscision threads have been cut off

Andy Dick got his ass beat in my hometown last night.

Hey....GOPisEvil!

If you have a food processor, check in here

Are you now, or have you ever been an...

Let's see how far we can take this thread without getting it locked

And You Think Canada Is So Cold?

Good news Friday.

Caption this Stunned Kitten

Father-Son Pic Thread:

A Small Rant to Shoppers: Christmas is December 25. Every Year. No Exceptions. So, Dear

Here is how to enjoy the October California sun:

I need help figuring out how to tip my super!

I am loathe to admit it .....

Ever fallen in love at Christmastime?

You may already have seen most of these, but I haven't, and 'tis the season for sharing...

Okay, I've Been Around Sick People For Weeks at work- NOW I Get Sick?

OK REV, SO WHAT NOW?

My sister's cat passed away tonight...

Is a mortgage really necessary?

Christmas 2006 Webcams! from all over the world....enjoy!

So my nice, relaxing girl's night out ended with me YELLING at my friend

How many of you have relatives on the board?

Photobucket posting question - what size pic option should I use?

What little things do you do to relieve stress?

What's the secret to a happy marriage?

december birthdays. who has them? who hates them?

My heart is heavy today!

*******MILESTONES*******

OMFG I am late - It is FBYB Day! Sorry for my tardiness!

Brats on the Beat: Ramones for Kids?

Have you cheated?

I got a 419 scam email from God

How do I get something to Colbert? Or at least his staff?

Who will be Christmas shopping tomorrow? What's your gender?

Holiday 'Toons! For you Loungies! Love, Me

Who has seen "The Holiday" w/ Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz,

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all DUers thread:

ONE WEEK until THE WEDDING!!!!!!!

Santa Claus and His Old Lady Commune

Can I have a show of hands of who here ISN'T a Miss USA contestant with naked pics on the net

So who the Fuck is Tony St. Claire.....

Persons of DU: are any physical attributes in potential romantic partners dealbreakers?

Tough times,my sil got a a bad a one.

Post here if you're feeling ignored, unloved and unpopular this evening...

My 11 yr-old daughter just painted her fingernails black with a

Finnfan's Top 10 songs of 2006

I had a bad dream that haunts me at times .....

Who's going to YearlyKos in Chicago?

Photo Thread!!! - Can you ever have too many?

Is it just me, or are other drivers ILLITERATE?!

Holiday Dilemma: What would a DUer do?

Medical Update - My Father's Possible Leukemia

Does anyone have a really good glaze recipe for ham?

Florida ants are miserable little blood suckers.

Generate your own Concert Ticket Stub

Radio Lady Discusses: The Devil Wears Dench -- that's Dame Judi Dench, the English actress.

The Reverend Jim Carrey

If you had to choose between the following two candidates, which would it be?

Bob Dylan: Conservative Christian

Christmas is built on two lies... but we still try to get into the spirit.

What is fundamentalism?

Maths solution tops science class (BBC/Science) {Top Ten Discoveries of 2006}

Scientists Predict Big Solar Cycle

Shotgun sequencing finds nanoorganisms - Probe of acid mine drainage turns up unsuspected virus-size

Suppose: power "plants"

Futuristic slingshot whips satellites to space (CNN/PopSci.com)

Japan researchers film live giant squid

Need some help with an ancient mystery...(historians, archaeologists)

Anybody know how *Friendly* NW Connecticut is?

'God' billboards bring gay-friendly message (in New Zealand)

First openly gay gubernatorial chief of staff calling it quits

Catholic bishops push for gay marriage vote

Gay candidate for Mayor of Dallas, TX acknowledges 2002 arrest for playing with guns

Pope Ratso Attacks Gay Marriage in Christmas Address

Marlins' Dontrelle Willis arrested in SoBe on DUI charge

OSU vs. Florida (like the Macintosh commercials)

Anyone Listen to Jim Rome?

Got my car back, FINALLY!!

Anyone have insurance for a home business?

OMG, I received the most wonderful Holiday card from Senator kerry and Teresa.

I miss the Senate. I miss real news.

Seasons Greetings from NECN!

Jon Tester

A gift for my Kerry friends :-)

Nice threads on GDP. A strange alliance is in place.

hmmmmmmmmmmm

I need our best Kerry pics.

Question for NV Whino, or anybody else who knows wine

Movie shoot

And the (run away!! Winner is:

Real good special 'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' coming on now

Watching "What If: The Oil Runs Out" on the Science Channel

Hidden message in American clothing sold in France

When the going gets tough, the tough go shopping

On Rights

Are there any cultural memories of prehistoric times passed down in legends?

There's no place like home.

This boy is Ignorance. This girl is Want. Beware them both.

NY Times prints redacted version of Leveret op-ed. Black lines and all

Report: School aid not distributed evenly (AP/CNN)

LOL!!! Sen. Lieberman Calls for More Troops

Peace on Earth

Overpopulation is the least of our worries...

Does this monster look like his heart breaks on a regular basis?

I wonder how often bush & cheney use death threats?

Have any repuke leaders denounced Representative Goode's

What is fundamentalism?

Imam Mohamed Magid: "We have to stand together, committed to compassion, love and mercy"

Blue Christmas: for the soldiers, and the loved ones

Breaking: Tom Delay Retiring

Watching the late night Scarborough rebroadcast.

Waas under attack...

I'm watching Olbermann' s "best of" comments and I AM PISSED!!@#$!

Most Investment Bankers work 80-100 hours a week and have no lives, keep the bonuses in perspective

C&L Christmas Carol.. Bing Crosby & David Bowie ?!?

WAR ON CHRISTMAS? So which concept can ANYONE defeat in a WAR?

It's a Wall Street bonus bonanza -- USA Today - Good Article

Bush, Republicans Remain Disingenuous On Raising Minimum Wage

TIME, Andrew Sullivan: The Year That Religion Learned Humility

Americans spend every cent - and more (CNNMoney.com)

Merry Christmas to all of you wherever you may be

It Can’t Be Won Militarily; So, Send More Troops?

Awsome Billiard Tricks.

Edwards Transitions From "Fresh Face To Crusader"

Cost in lives & dollars 'worth it'. Oh, I'll bet they were condi, I'll bet they were.

Stars & Stripes letter to editor: Wrong to endorse one religion

Most hit men work 80-100 hours a week and have no lives, keep the bonuses in perspective

Santa says, "Get your jingle on!" . . . Please come CAPTION!!!

ICE's Swift Plant Raids Netted Only Poor Folks

Have a shag for peace today!

Sell-Out Democrats Walk Into a Bush Trap on Iraq

What's in a name?

Would some of you be offended if I called myself "Chocolate"?

This nightmare has gone on long enough, its time to end it.

CAIR leaders would like to see the US under Islamic Law?

"Test run" of military draft machinery announced as president, Congress take up plan to expand Mil

Hmmm, this weather is so goofed up, I suppose I'm forced

Columbia Journalism Review: Is Laura Bush leading the debate on media bias?

was the full October 2002 NIE ever released???

Bushco Continues To Rape American Coffers For Oil Companies

What's your most meaningful & affordable gift you like giving to family members for Xmas

I think it's time to clear up some misconceptions about the power of the Executive Branch

O'LOOFAH practices Looking - out- for- YOU by picking on little guys

Louisiana gets much less than MS for Katrina housing.....wonder why?

Are public service announcements ethical?

Is it against the rules to discuss the rules?

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Friday - 12/22: Goldi-NOTS

Ethics of posting to message boards:

"Stay the course" named top catch phrase of 2006

Let's use a little commons sense: In the "Surge (escalation)" matter...

Bush uses recess appointment to get conservative on CPB board

Pinata stuffed with US soldiers now gone

Robert Gates Is Another Bush* Politico That The Democrats Gave Benefit Of Doubt.

A thought on Bush's dismantling of civil rights/right to privacy...

I want the troops home now but please answer this for me...what about the sectarian violence?

Editor&Publisher: The Press ignored the Haditha story for months

Freepers get their underwear in knots over Lewinsky graduation

FOX news talking about Robots rights

U.S. Deaths in Iraq Could Top 9/11 Toll Before Christmas

Nuclear Workers Fear Retribution (NY state)

One thing I always find utterly amazing about FOX...

12% of 300 million is 36,000,000. They want to send more troops to Iraq. Sign up!!

The reason for the season? Unclear

Bush's Foreign Sex Policy - Imperialism's Second Front

"Jessie" A Christmas Story

DirecTV gets new owner... bye bye Rupert...

No

Virgil Goode And Fareed-up-Tahir {Satire}

Ever wanted to rant against Dumbya?

Matthews: Gore is "the Hindenburg"

This is just god awful, glad this sick freak got life in prison - (disturbing news warning)

Bush issues order for 2.2 percent pay raise (Executive order)

Rape Charges dropped in Duke Rape case (lacrosse players)

Geraldo is a punk ass bitch

Just wanted to wish you all a very happy holiday season.

How can anyone still support the repub party after all this?

Has anyone here ever been threatened on Free Republic?

Why exactly is Christmas a FEDERAL holiday?

Worst coral reef die-off in 11,000 years

(Republican) Congressional aide admits trying to hire hackers -- to boost his college GPA

Student Ejaculates in Cafeteria Salad Dressing

Those Inflatable Santas: Eyepoppers to Eyesores

British woman with two wombs has three girls

I need a photo of King George and Queen Laura stepping

Deleted...

U.S. Middle East Policy OUT OF CONTROL AND DANGEROUS ?

Bush* Visiting Soldiers At Walter Reed. Photo Op Accomplished.

Remember the Hunger Site

Teaching our children about Sexual Predators

Talk Radio HELL

Bush to mull Iraq strategy over holidays

Catch Phrases

Bush receives an unfriendly message while landing for Walter Reed Photo Op

* helps volunteers wrap presents for families of wounded soldiers - pics

WHAT DOES PEACE MEAN TO YOU

another shameless photo op

"We have NEVER been about 'stay the course'"

Who would play Wesley Clark in a movie?

Caliphate, Bush's timeline, and the 500 year war.

Move-on on Senator Johnson's Condition

How Can It Be a War On Christmas Without Bumper Stickers?

Bumper sticker I saw yesterday

What ever became of the true statesmen ?

Richest 2 percent owns half the world's wealth

The Only Right Thing To Do In Iraq (response to Nng)

Rahm Emanuel to Bush: Denounce Goode

Canned Pfizer CEO Walks Away with $198 Million

NPR is playing Christian Christmas Music this morning

Rice: U.S. Ready for Black President

Concorde Passes Under Verrazano Narrows Bridge; Arrives at Floyd Bennett Field

Kan. Abortion Doctor Charged, Atty Says KS Attorney General files criminal

Georgia court hands down embarrassing punishment to liar

Scientists reveal that bears have stopped hibernating

Elder amateur chorus sings Coldplay song-->Video

Court Cuts Valdez Judgment Against Exxon (in half)

That was 2006: The Year of the Sneer

5 U.S. Troops Die West of Baghdad (Rice: "Iraq..Worth the investment)

Pastor sold stolen Bibles on eBay; started "Sunshine Find" then raided it

Remember sports fans-tomorrow 8 PM the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl

Catholic Monk Admits raping orphan boys ages 9 to 15

FDA consolidation plan could close federal food and drug labs

Texas teen fighting efforts to retrieve slug from head

Any lawyers in the House?

The Immigrant And The Progressive

Why can't the Military draft

Good news: Sen.Johnson from moveon.org

U.S. Army To Pay $4.6 Billion For Translators In Iraq

Bill Frist keeping mum on New Hampshire Phone Jamming Scandal?

Gates pledges ‘enduring’ US presence in Gulf

A Very Dangerous New Year

Skydiver survives 3-mileplunge without a chute

Navy Times Article; Carrier Stennis to be Deployed to the Persian Gulf

Report paints grim picture of Asian rights abuses

Once Again, "Loophole" Allows Government To Violate Law, Broadcast Propaganda To US Audeince

Jimmy Stewart is probably rolling in his grave

Triplets for woman with two wombs

How many right-wingers have ever read the Koran?

Vatican takes hard line on the most awful of crimes-- defiance of Pope Ratso's authority

A stipend to learn English?

How Would YOU Handle Catching Your Spouse in Adultery?

Keith Olberman Special Comments

NSTA refuses Gore film, but freely distributes CONOCO video series???

Get this: The name of Duncan Hunter's PAC is

I've Watched My Neighbors Turn Into Torturers and Traitors

Shuttle landing track over Houston, NOLA, Pensacola, ETA 33 minutes

A timely quote....

Iowa Poll: Edwards 22%, Obama 22%, Vilsack 12%, Clinton 10%, Gore 7%, Kerry 5%

Truck overturns on I-95 in North Carolina with 6,000 pounds of Uranium onboard

FWIW: Tenet has a book coming out in Frebruary

Human Events "Man of the Year" is F. James Sensenbrenner

PHOTO-OP: "Message: I care"

Madison, Wisconsin totally rocks!

CNN mentioned a website that tracks the landing of the

inflatable Christmas decorations.

Shuttle Discovery de-orbit burn for KSC landing in 10..9..8..7..6..5..4..3..2..1

Target stores pull Che Guevara CD case

NOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!! Selective Service Prepares to test Draft Machinery

I say we draft an Army of fundy preachers to go and save the Iraqis.

Ben Cohen's BB video--WMDs

Will the real TSA security detail please stand up?

Environmentally we are COOKED! Paris Hilton, Donald Trump & Brittany

A journey of follies, first Shrub flies his gas pig to Iraq to see

Christmas Song

a freeper's 14 yr old son was killed in an accident.

Screen Shot needed .... Katie Couric is dressed as a Xmas present

Shhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!

Jesus returns -- to Bakersfield district's school calendar

LOL! Mr. Fish weighs in on the Moran Congressman Goode

I Wish I Had More Supporting Documents....

Is Bush Taking AMBIEN?

The Demise of the U.S. Civil Service System Under George Bush

More Repuke Criminals.....52nd Edition

Reminders

Censored, redacted, Iran's assistance in Afghanistan, NYT op-ed,

Insurer to limit policies in state (Global Warming!)

George Is Too Stupid for a Gift-Wrapping Job ---pix--->>>

DEMOCRACY NOW must see!! Scott Ritter/Seymore Hersh

Rape charges against Duke lacrosse players dropped

"Only Military Action Can Stop Iran"

CNN: Security Watch "Tunnel Terror"

Need help with wingnut e-mail discussion.

Don't the irony and hubris enrage you?

Gov. Jeb Bush's Official Portrait Includes BlackBerry

I may be alone here but these ED comercials are pissing me off, wtf

Any bets on what Gates is going to report to Bush tomorrow?

Pelosi denies CSPAN's request for cameras on House floor

Space Shuttle is due to land today! Let's all wish them good luck...

Denver Airport Now Open Limited Flights

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Virginia Politician: "If we aren't careful, more Muslims will get elected"

An excellent cartoon that Radfringe made for me

Senator Jon Tester Family Christmas Portriat

Bush: American people owe the troops "a huge debt of gratitude."

Still Smearing Ralph Nader for 2000

Let's spend the next two years impeaching and hope (put your candidate here) wins 2008

Ann Coulter, damning liberals for being right

Fuck the freepers, including those who post here.

AP/AOL Poll: Santa Approval Ratings Three Times Bush's

Unborn Child Died Following Car Accident

Man Dies In Car Accident On McGavock Pike

Boy, 17, dies in Wood County car accident

Woman killed in Walpole car accident

Wonk, we love you. If you'll forgive us, we'll forgive you.

Okay. I need a response to this.

4 people die in plane crash...

Secy. Of Veteran Affairs: “I Think That Our Society Would Benefit” From Reinstating Draft...

Wonk drove his car into his own tombstone this weekend

School Bans Hugging

So what happens when a sitting US President lacks the mental capacity to continue?

Two LDS Missionaries Killed in a Car Accident

Congress officially affirms the benefits of a daily

"Jeb Bush leaves Capitol for last time as governor"

2964 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Yardwork...

Anyone here been on multiple deployments to Iraq?

5 US Soilders Killed in Iraq Today

* presents Purple Hearts at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center - pics

Ex-Cop Plans Video on How to Hide Drugs

Shuttle Discovery landing - at Kennedy Space Center TOUCHDOWN

I've had problems getting to DU in the last hour

Frosty the Snowman Melted by Global Warning (video)

2955....

A xmas karel. Hey, I'm a freeper, oh yes I am. Prasie be!

Should Miss Nevada have gotten her title stripped? (photos of bad behavior inside)

should we have a seperate forum dedicated to Iraq??

Overpopulation is a real problem. Could paying people not to breed help?

Larisa Alexandrovna: Exclusive: VP, not Pentagon, prepped Gates for confirmation

PBS-NOW asks "How did we get the inteligence so WRONG"? on now

Neil Young Releases New Version of "Living With War" - "In The Beginning" (Orig. raw versions)

Wounded Navajo soldier home for Christmas

Cool web page: What countries or states have you visited?

E&P: Columnist Barnicle Joins MSNBC's Scarborough In Expressing Alarm About Bush and Iraq

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from an Iraqi blogger.

Forgive me, but

George W. Bush Is A Sexual Pervert As Are Many Of His Supporters

**If Dems increase the minimum wage, it MUST be indexed to inflation!**

Humanity

How long before GD goes ballistic demanding action after the new

Bush signs S.3421 Veterans Bill kicker it does nothing

Holiday greetings from Wes and Gert Clark

Business Never Better For Contractor That Failed Badly In Iraq

Dear W: Let the Jury give Scooter Libby an "up or down" vote - no pardon!

CBSNews Video: London Comment - Slams * and blair

My fiance and I have done our part for world peace today.

Poll: 16% Think Republican-Led Federal Govt. Represents "Will Of The People"

Schwarzenegger's Art Featured In Calendar

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!! 3 days to Christmas

Just watched the "Barney Extravaganza"......

Gang intimidation threatens Schwarzenegger's prison plan

I'd like to take a moment to thank DUer LibraLiz1973 and all of you great Duers

What is the political leaning of your relatives

Al Gore on SNL VIDEO

ABC News: "Iraq is generating an exodus of terrorists"

Tonight in Jackson, MS - Armed robber beaten into submission with his own gun.

Director Gus Van Sant arrested in Portland for DUI ("Good Will Hunting,", "Drugstore Cowboy,")

Which Bible translation is considered the most scholarly?

Bush's "Surge" and a written fight I just had with a neocon -

Is American Hinduism gay friendly?

Did it occur to you that maybe Bush is trying to provoke the Apocalypse? (((shudder)))

Larisa Alexandrovna: Bush Is Waiting For An Iraq Solution That Will Never Come

Che Guevara CD case pulled from shelves

Look at what some wealthy people do with their money!

Dept Of Homeland Security FORCED To Admit They VIOLATED PRIVACY LAW

Tucker Carlson: "Tiny Bit Of B.S." Is Ok From Bush. ...

Marine Lance Cpl. Brent E. Beeler

Who wants to play Freeper Bigot Time????

$800.00

Shoppers flee after gunshot in Costco restroom

'NYT' Sunday Preview: Sen. Jim Webb Says Story on Rift With Bush 'Emanated from the White House'

I just watched a 1961 episode of The Twilight Zone - "It's a Good Life"

20 Amazing Facts About Voting In The United States

NOLA for Convention

Man sets himself on fire to protest school break name change (From winter to Christmas)

ROSIE O'DONNELL: 'I LOVE BUSH!' (November 2001)

Ros-Lehtinen admits kill-Castro remark

I had a sad thought as I was rushing to finish things at work before Christmas...

Eyes are the window to the soul...

The government is doing a test drive for the draft...

To everyone who donated and kicked the fund raising thread for our fellow DUers....

California governor calls for $11 billion prison reform

Impeachment ... "It’s our responsibility of our times, of our generation"

Is there any 1 person considered the father of US outsourcing?

Holiday wishes to all at DU

Christian embassy at the Pentagon... check out this site

Standing ovations greet Watada in Hawai'i

You people really piss me off you know that?

I'm LIBERAL and I love Christmas!!!!!!!!!!

I'm Counting My Blessings. My Blessings Are YOU!

Who went down to a postal service station today?

Secret Internal memo on the SKILLS DRAFT (thru Freedom of Information Act)

*** Friday TOONs: The Weather ***

Ten Times Around The Sun Without Carl

December Photo Contest Winners

Life With the Liars

Give Yourself The Gift Of PAPER BALLOTS

Pregnancy, Abortion, a Woman's Rights vs. Yet-To-Be Child's Rights

are you an unabashed LiberaL?

Evangelical Students Speak Out For Climate Change

The I word and how it starts

Are you there, lurkers? It's me, Pab.

rEpUbLiCaNhOtTiE uses the internets and answers reader email

Great Pic of Colbert!

We Dare Not Speak Its Name

Help! I have NOT made the Freeper's Top Ten list this year. Time is running out. I need some sugg

Year End Report On Global Inequality

Apparently I drew some criticism from some conservatives

Earth House Hold

The reason I support...

Re: Mt Hood - mountain climbing/hiking in winter or summer - etc - in case you didn't know

Maya Archaeologist Distressed American's Review of Apocalypto

Congressional aide (R)admits trying to hire hackers -- to boost his college GPA

MUST SEE!! - - BBC's Sun Myung Moon documentary -- "Emperor of the Universe" up at google

As a parent, how would you feel about or react to a military draft?

Soldiers Missing in Action from Nam Identified

Book TV Schedule: December 23rd - 26th

Anyone who's been called a freeper, check in

Key Dem Committees Hiring LAWYER-INVESTIGATORS To Probe Bush Admin

My take on Rosie and Donald.....

Our union "structure" at my workplace

ABC News: Kissinger Cited for Contempt by House (11/15/1975)

All The President's Men, Deep Throat: "Everyone is involved"

Moses + Jesus + Muhammad = Peace!

Where are these pro-Bush freaks now?

David Zucker - The Iraq Study Group And James Baker

Rep. Keith Ellison on The Situation Room

Support raising the minimum wage by Ted Kennedy

"All I Want For Christmas Is A Soldier Coming Home"

Strongest sign yet Obama is running ... link

Once Again, "Loophole" Allows Government To Violate Propaganda Laws

Nasty r-THUG says Sen. Tim Johnson became ill b'cas "God wants Republicans in charge"..

Rice: U.S. ready to elect black president

Shop, Damn it! Shop!

Will Burns Use Campaign "Surplus" For Legal Defense Against Ties To Abramoff Scandal?

Iraq: One Way Or The Other by Ned Lamont

I Liken The Current Situation On Iraq To The Initial Vote Taken To......

AlterNet: 10 Things Democrats Can Do to Hold Corporations Accountable

The Constitution Is Not A Bargaining Chip

You do realize Bush put that BIGOT PRAGER on the Holocaust Museum Board

Selective Service to "test" Draft machinary..

Should DU require paid political operatives to declare themselves?

The $100 billion Supplemental for Iraq War ?

Never Thought I'd See The Day - Censorship By DU Admins!

Democrats' "incumbent retention program" provides help to Congressional freshmen at risk in '08

Is "white" the qualification that people are less willing to forgo, or is it "male"?

The enlisted men who want more troops.

Losing faith in the war in Iraq-----Haditha will add to the sense of despair and gloom

And then there is Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) Christmas Card

U.S death toll in Iraq creeps closer to 3,000 mark

20 Amazing facts about voting in the US

Incentives on Oil Barely Help U.S., Study Suggests

A holiday thank-you from Senator Clinton and her family

Stewart, NYP "Surrender Monkeys" cover, I thought he was kidding!

"Poll: Venezuelans Have Highest Regard for Their Democracy"

My LTTE published today

What do you think of Pelosi's 4-day swearing-in celebration?

Business Never Better For Contractor That Failed Badly In Iraq

Should DU offer paid political operatives more money to come work for them?

AP: Romney Set for Presidential Announcement

Jim Dean at Huff Post about Tim Johnson:. "For A Deeper Democratic Bench"

Top 5 Alliance for Justice Goals for 2007:

Robin Hayes says we will win in Iraq by "spreading the message of Jesus Christ" there.

"I guess liberals are the only ones around on Sun. afternoons' (DeLay)

Approx ratio of "who should we nominate" threads to "let's force impeachment": 20:1

Left Jab...moving to AAR? It said 167, which is XM's channel on which to hear AAR

The 10 House seats most likely to change parties in '08

Fun political quiz - candidates middle name match-up. Please post your results!

Merry Christmas

Polish troops to stay another YEAR#

Reuters: U.S. to maintain long presence in Gulf region -Gates

Someone stole my anti-W rear window sticker

Ga. Elections chief goes to work for..... Diebold.

On Snowe-Landrieu Bipartisan Initiative: Kiss My Democratic Ass

Economic Report: Housing Bust Is Worst Since First Bush

What We Wanted to Tell You About Iran (Flynt Leverett re: redacted Op-Ed)

I'm sick and tired of the MSM praising * and Pickles for their ANNUAL visit to Walter Reed

HOUSE REPUBLICANS EYE 2008

DU this poll

American Chamber Of Commerce In Shanghai Opposes Labor Protections

What Was -- and Wasn't on the Public's Mind: Top News Interest Stories of 2006

Feingold On the President’s Failure to Create a New Strategy for Iraq

Great article from MSNBC

The Minds Of Many DUers Have Been Colonized By The Mass Media -Victims Of News Cycles

The Black Commentator on the Kucinich candidacy

Iraq by the numbers!

What Jeb's going to miss: fresh towels

FEMA Trailers For Christmas Again For Thousands

GREETINGS (Republicans style)

Do Democrats have enough votes in the Senate to Impeach and Convict Bush and Cheney?

Bush's recess appointment to Public Broadcasting's board of directors

More info about the poll in Venezuela by Mark Penn and Company and NED

Santorum says media helps terrorists

IOWA POLL: Edwards and Obama trounce Hillary and beat Repukes head-to-head

In 08, you should support...!

From Gov. Schweitzer

I am so sick of talk of who in '08.

Will conservative Christians support a Mormon for President?

Lieberman's Irrelevance in the New Year

reality: Obama's impossible sell will be to whites.

Condoleezza Rice said Iraq is "worth the investment" in American lives and dollars.

Step out of character. Tell us what's wrong with YOUR fav candidate.

The I Word and how it starts

Could somebody please explain to me how I can pull myself up by my bootstraps?

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