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Archives: December 26, 2006

If this isn't a Class War, then what the bloody hell is it?

Courts Side With NSA On Wiretaps

Heart Surgeon Saved by Operation He Developed(Dr. Michael DeBakey -- 97 yrs old)

2006: A Vintage Year for Ideas that Will Change Our World

Condi's Diplomatic Triumph by Gordon Prather

NYT op-ed: "Our Founding Illegals"

Dershowitz vs. Carter in Beantown (JOHN V. WALSH)

In New Orleans's Lower Ninth, Still Waiting for a Break in the Clouds

7 U.S. Troops Added To Rising Toll in Iraq

War Critics See New Resistance by Bush

Ezra Klein: Going Universal: The American Health Care System is, simply put, a mess....

WP: Troop Push Is Personal For McCain

Bush signs executive order on pay raises --AP

Medical advances lower death toll, increase number of US wounded

Trump mortgage chief inflated resume

The dollar melts as Iraq burns by James K Galbraith

America's Perfect Intelligence Targeting Activists

Iran in Afghanistan: Paving with good intentions?

Haunted by which failure?

Iraq's Grim Oil Politics

AL JAZEERA NAMES ITS ‘MAN OF THE YEAR’ … IT’S JEW!

Dahr Jamail: A Grim Christmas for Iraqi Children

Energizing America

Top Ten Myths about Iraq 2006 (JUAN COLE)

NYT: Hundreds Disappear Into the Black Hole of the Kurdish Prison System in Iraq

WP: The Freedoms My Brother Is Defending (Sister Against the War)

Salon: A decisive year for "the decider"

EPA Gives OK To Production Of Fuel-Cell Cars To Meet Zero-Emission Mandates

Fuel Scarcity Intensifies In Nigeria - AllAfrica.com

Russia Threatening To Turn Off Natural Gas To Belarus w/o Doubled Price, Pipeline Control - AP

U.S. Wants Polar Bears Listed as Threatened

Global Warming Era Parenting

Minimal Output From New Asian Oil Fields Expected In 2007 - Maybe 100,000 B/D Of New Production

Armadillos Now Making Themselves At Home In Illinois & Nebraska - ENN

TheStreet.com - 2007 In Energy - "Fundamental Supply Challenges Remain"

State Slams Alaska Hatcheries For "Egregious" Mismanagement, Ineptitude - ADN

More Evidence of Global Warming?

French TV Star Puts Royal, Sarkozy & Political Establishment On Spot W. Green Pledge - Reuters

Robert Novak - Industry & Capitalism Helpless Before Awesome Power Of Environmentalists

Warmer Winters Change Washington (DC) Foliage

29 Districts In Tanzania Going Hungry - Fuel , Grain Costs Hurting Relief Delivery Efforts

Abu Dhabi Will Lead OPEC Oil Production Cuts In February - 3 - 5% - Reuters

Algeria Imposes "Excess Profits Tax" On Companies Exporting Its Oil Starting In 2007

Leading UK Climate Scientist Challenges Skeptics - Lindzen, Michaels, etc. - To Put Up Or Shut Up

Mt. Brighton, Popular MI Ski Area, Hamstrung By Too-Warm Weather

2006 Antarctic Ozone Hole Biggest Ever - But Arctic Ozone Picture Very Different - AFP

Warmer Oceans Disrupt Distribution Of Shellfish Larvae - Mongabay

New Tougher Australian Water Rules Not Nearly Enough In Record-Shattering Drought

As Africa Dries Out, Water Shortages Drive Violence In Uganda Between Herders, Army

With IPCC Update Due 1 February, More Political Rhetoric Likely On Climate In 2007 - AFP

Corruption Stunting China's Attempts To Improve Its Environment - ENN

North Atlantic Sea Surface Temperatures May Exacerbate Western US Fire Season - Mercury News

Study: Oil decline threatens Iran

How to respond?

Almost 1500 dead in Africa from fluid fossil fuel accidents in this decade.

Fifth Qassam of day lands near strategic site in Ashkelon

IDF offered to 'transfer' 2 W. Bank villages, court told

Dear John. (Forward Editorial re John Bolton)

Two teens hurt in Qassam strike by Sderot building

Army judge criticizes detention of Palestinians without trial

Evangelical Carter is having problems with a Jewish state

Israeli-Palestinian website offers civilised dissent but no consensus

Robert Fisk: Banality and barefaced lies

Israel to Build New Settlement in Occupied West Bank

A Palestinian view of Jimmy Carter's book

New settlement planned for former Gaza settlers

BBC: Israel approves a NEW West Bank settlement, 1st since 1992

OK, I need help...

The 21 Biggest Technology Mistakes of 2006 (3. Hacking the vote)

Recount Overturns Vermont Auditor Race

Convicted Lawmaker Wants Felons to Vote

Negative Stories Get To Sequoia Voting Systems;

Start your VCRs NOW! Hacking Democracy airing on HBO

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Tuesday, 12/26/06

State To Investigate Robo Calls

Sequoia gets dumped by new owner....

Health interests gave $4M to Arnold

NYT: In New Orleans, Ex-Tenants Fight for Projects

WP Justice Dept. Database Stirs Privacy Fears

U.S. deaths in Iraq exceed 9-11 count

Global Economy Faces A Dangerous Year

CNN: CBS legend Frank Stanton dead at 98

WP: Troop Push Is Personal For McCain

Triple car bomb attack in Baghdad

Dozens Killed In Baghdad Car Bombs

TSUNAMI AIMS AT PHILIPPINES

War Critics See New Resistance by Bush

Iran vows not to cut oil exports after UN sanctions

Shift in Congress Puts Health Care Back on the Table

Yahoo - Auditors expecting Katrina fraud to reach $2B

Katrina Fraud Likely to Balloon Past $1B

Many forgoing SAT, path to college

Medical advances lower death toll, increase number of US wounded

Brown's Partner Denied Access to Home (not married...

Sen. Biden touts experience in 2008 bid

Car Bomb Kills 15 and wounds 30 in Adhamiya District

NYT: Bipartisan Effort to Draft Immigration Bill

Three U.S. Soldiers Killed in Iraq (Tues

US death rate in Iraq tops carnage from 9/11

Holy COW! Carrier Stennis Moving Into Iran As Well!

LAT: Afghan heroin's surge poses danger in U.S.: Purest in world

Military considers recruiting foreigners

Heart Surgeon Saved by Operation He Developed(Dr. Michael DeBakey -- 97 yrs old)

Attack plan for Japan's whale ships (Sea Shepherd)

Iran in Afghanistan: Paving with good intentions?

Israel to Build New Settlement in Occupied West Bank

Cardinal Health in $11 mln settlement with Spitzer

America's Perfect Intelligence Targeting Activists

Iran faces crisis as its oil exports drop, threatening the country's stability

Nigerian pipeline explosion kills 200

Iraq fugitive minister arrives in Jordan (on a US plane?)

Pelosi: Democrats Will Target 'Big Oil'

Senators Nix 9/11 Allegations

Wikipedia Founder Plans Search Engine

Pakistan against sanctions on Iran:

Election Date Set in Turkmenistan

U.S. Deaths in Iraq Exceed 9-11 Count

Where God meets big business — and it's soon coming to a church near you

Gates sending brigade of 82nd to Kuwait

New Republican PAC seeks GOP majority in Legislature

Stay out of Iraq's internal politics, Shiite politician warns neighbors

Strong quakes jolts Taiwan 6.7

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday December 26

Nebraska Democrats name new director (Matt Connealy)

Iran Is Seeking More Influence in Afghanistan --NYT

Syria wants to work with US forces to control Iraq border: senator

Private Funds Prepare To Lobby

Saddam loses death sentence appeal: govt official

Civil rights groups sue over rent law

CNN Breaking: Gerald Ford Died

"Major announcement" concerning Gerald Ford

Lawyer Asks Bush to Revoke His Nomination to the Bench

Castro 'does not have cancer'

Parents of Slain GIs Travel to Iraq

Pakistan Announces Plans to Fence and Mine Border with Afghanistan

Democrats eye oil money for conservation

Canada throws out 'Russian spy'

British military finds 'appalling' Iraqi prison cell

Spanish doctor says Castro recovering, no cancer

AP: Miss. Attorney Asks Out of (5th Circuit) Nomination

Pipeline spilling oil into Gulf near Galveston

WP: After Long Struggle, Whooping Crane Population Hits Milestone

Vatican warns Paraguayan bishop against run for president

US creates terrorist fingerprint database

Kansas Judge Lets AG Press Abortion Case

NYT: Rush at end, but holiday sales fall short

Large families 'bad for parents'

Ethiopian troops advance on Mogadishu

U.S. Wants Polar Bears Listed as Threatened—Designation May Force Action on Global Warming

Biden wants Rice to testify on Iraq policy

Plane Carrying Tony Blair Overshoots Miami Runway

AP: Killer's Ashes Ordered Out of (Arlington Natl.) Cemetery

Bush: US deaths in Iraq not in vain as toll tops 9/11

Barricade Ends With Army Reservist's Death - Soldier Upset By Call Back To Duty

AP: Obama Intern Linked to Fundraiser

September 11 families split over US toll in Iraq

James Brown's Widow Says She's Locked Out of Home

GERALD FORD DEAD

GM slams possible fuel economy changes(unfair, since SUV & trucks would take a hit)

Venture Bros. Marathon -- funniest damn thing on TV or not?

Omg! Only 56 shopping days left until Washington's birthday!11!

Merry Christmas DU

I found the brains of Santa Claus underneath my bed.

One of the male lions has moved the kill into the outer area.

Since there's nobody in here, I can post my butt, right?

Monday Dec 25, 2006

Got shrimp?

"MERRY CHRISMAS, AUNT SEATTLEGIRL!"

Good night everyone...Merry Christmas, HO HO HO

Your favorite James Brown song?

I have to catch a 7:20am flight today, so I decided to stay up all night

Satire to War

...and how will you prepare your leftovers?

OMG! i just bought a homoerotic plant

is it okay to have an open discussion of cia...*spoilers*

What this country needs is more Jennifer Connelly...

Mary Tyler Moore Show - favorite character?

A Mellow Song Just Came on my iPod

Yeesh, Madonna doesn't look so good without her makeup!

Heer You Go: Geo. Bush Dumbass Head on a String

Gentle pitbull refuses owners commands to attack convenience store clerk and cop

I just came back from another world

I saw 'Lady in the Water' last night.

Wurst thing

Merry Day After Christmas!

My how Christmas can go from grand to f*ed up in no time at all

all my menfolk are still asleep - should I wake em up?

MMMM- Smoked Pig ears! (For my doggie friends)

Your Family During the Holidays -- Blessing or Burden?

Favorite episode of All in the Family featuring Mike Evans?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 12/26/06)

Africam--Lion and Lioness!

I Sat on Santa's Lap for the first time in my life...ask me anything

For all you Spanish Rock fans, I give you Jarabe de Palo...

Here is a beautiful on-line Seasonal card... Lights, Music, ACTION...

So Bush signs up for this big university brain study...

Happy Boxing Day

I tunes.. BEWARE!!! Argh!

Happy Boxing Day

Pandora truly is all gifts - listening to New York Dolls Radio now

Following yonder star...

Happy Boxing day! As if you know what that is, Yankee scum!

Any tips on get a lid off a jar of pasta sauce?

Man, imagine going to THIS high school

I just found two pennies and a soda-can pull-tab with my new metal detector. Ask me anything!

Sour Orange Awards: All wacky, all Florida

Wardens in jeep using spotlight on lions

I got gift certificates for Xmas from Grandma (in 1984)...still haven't used them...

Dole in the Lounge

Anybody else have a crappy Christmas?

Ugh I feel like I'm swimming in fog

Happy Boxing Day!!

Did the cats and dogs show more Christmas spirit than the people?

How Much Did You Spend For Christmas?

I needed a laugh - Eddie Murphy pays homage to James Brown

Hipsters!

aarrgh! Anyone having problems returning items???

Rejected iPod Engravings

Help! I'm trapped at a Panera Bakery.

Kindness of my brother in law

How hard am I supposed to try to be grateful for this president?

OMG! I just learned I'm going to the march in DC on Jan 27

Ah the splendor....

Not having enough financial credit history sucks !

Chuck Norris writing for worldnutdaily?

Please. Don't give the africam this much publicity. Think of the tourists!

Stanley Kubrick, photographer for Look Magazine...

This is a great site:

LOL, the response to my personal ad - looking for a 'boy friday'.

If You Could Ask One Question To Any Living Famous Person...

Somebody please slap me if I ever decide to do the after-Christmas sales again...

Where The Hell Is Rev Cheeshead?

Anyone else have a bad Christmas? Seems like this wasn't a very good year.

GREAT video of Tina Fey discussing "piece of shit" Paris Hilton

I just bid on a Kenneth Cole long sleeve shirt on ebay

How to make a tasty holiday treat

My wife called me tonight. I don't know why she does this.

"Homosexuality isn't natural"

Observations from Denver, CO, 1 week after the blizzard:

so what did you learn this weekend?

I just put some nice sliced turkey in my dogs food dish

So I've rewritten the lyrics to "All in the Family"...

Greatest threat to world peace?

Anyone seen RevCheeseHead lately?

My nephew Joe is joining the Army

"What is 'consciousness'?"

How much hanky panky went on in the Oval Office before the Clinton Administration?

Mahogany: does it come naturally to you?

Monocacy: does it come naturally to you?

Premature Impeachulation

If someone posted that his PC had been destroyed

Miniature pony killed, another injured in pit bull attacks

Looking at my polydactyl kitten.

Was the soundtrack to your Christmas gathering like this commercial?

Annoying family dynamics.........

is it okay to have an open discussion of THE cia...*spoilers*

It finally snowed here - ask me anything.

I feel I owe you all an apology - please accept

Because I'm in a great mood.... Seven Day Weekend by Elvis Costello

So, do you like guitar?

Sometimes it pisses me off when my cat visits the neighbors

Inconsiderate Dryer Hogging Bastards!!

just finished making 4 dog pillows

What do you think should be done to family members who refuse to listen?

This fantasy artist is HILARIOUS.

When do we invade American Idol? (Idol Producers say they will "blow America away")

Hippos!

Who has to be at work this week?

Can Anybody Here Interpret Dreams? I Had This One Last Night:

I just got my BESTEST Xmas present ever (outside the Eagles win of course)

Quick question about DU

Hippies!

What DVDs did you receive this holiday season?

The sun has risen in Africa

So, the weirdest animal strode up to

I'd like to hear some stories about funny holiday gift exchanges.

I wonder how Barbara feels about Jenna being "The Popular Twin".

I shredded two of my old journals - ask me anything

I'm Writing A Check For $6,000.00 Tomorrow - What Are YOU Doing?

SURE has been a fuck of a year; hasn't it?

I cannot successfully download iTunes. What the hell?!?!?

This has to be the grossest Xmas dinner ever

I'm confused

I'm watching Thunderball!! One of the greatest of the Bond films, fer sure.

NH man keeps drinking, while being arrested for DUI, *FOURTH* time!

*sings* I have a digital camera! I have a digital camera!

how do you spell?

I have been gone all day, have the lions left yet.

Anyone here every actually see Jimi Hendrix in concert?

Any hard rockers here?

VIDEO: Andy McKee's Astonishing Acoustic Guitar

What is the best LCD/Plasma TV and best deal?

Well, they've taken my car...

Gerald Ford has died.

Does anyone here live in the Titusville, FL area?

For the ladies- That "talk" your school had in fifth grade or so

It's December 26th and I'm still listening to Christmas music

Happy birthday wishes to.....

Mrs R outdid herself tonight. Delayed Christmas dinner so we could have the neighbors over:

Tongue 'n Groove

Will an 8 lb sledgehammer void Compaq's warranty?

How many of you still have in-laws/family in your house for the holidays?

a teradactyl ate my kitten

Hope everyone had a nice Boxing Day,

Scrubs -- what a great show!

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

How hard am I supposed to try to be grateful for this present?

from now on i will always call it THE cia

I Drove Past a Fatal Accident Today

This is a very stressed-out cat. Meet Nila:

People who are totally being gypped out of winter check in here.

So, I'm watching some movie on Spike TV About 8 Vaginas

Tuesday, December 26. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

The best of Bush 2006

Have you ever been stuck on someone and could'nt let go ?

Would someone please find my copy of Love Actually for me?

Hi, everybody! Did you miss me? Did anyone notice?

Any satellite/Dish network tech experts around heah?

Has anyone here filed for bankruptcy, either Chapter 7 or 13?

Monogamy: does it come naturally to you?

My obsession with Africam has led me to plan for a big African

Best gift you received?

Why dont we see grown ups buzzing around on those sneaker-skates...

Post and Run.

Any Fans of "The Venture Bros." Here? Please Check In

Snowdrops in December...

Quick! Emergency! Come Flirt With Me Here!

Myspacers-post your links.

tell me I did not break my effing ankle for Christmas/Festivus

Classical music countdown.

CONFESS!!!! What did Santa get you?

Anyone see the new "Charlotte's Web" movie?

high school senior photos -- post 'em if you got 'em, and include the year...

Have you ever wanted to just walk away from it all?

A Double Threat! Post Your Picture AND Vote in My Poll!

Where God meets big business — and it's soon coming to a church near you

Christ addiction

Jews for Jesus

A very kind act by a Wiccan Witch

"Brights"

Poll: NH Residents oppose gay marriage, though less opposition to Civil Unions

How can you be both Christian and gay?

Well, At Least My Beloved Packers Are In The Conversation

On spreading Peace ..

A request for prayers, light, healing, and positive energy, please.

Global Peace Meditation and World Healing Day -20th year

The Stars This Week: "Take Advantage of Opportunities" - Dec. 25 - Dec. 31, 2006

Why the troop surge is a bad idea

I fucking hate cynics

Hearings for 2007: What is being planned.

We found a little snow near the Zugspitze

***PHOTO THAT CAPTION CHALLENGE - DEC 26 THROUGH JAN 1 ***

Santa Claus is why i became an Atheist at age 5, when i found out santa was a lie, i figured the

NYT: In New Orleans, Ex-Tenants Fight for Projects

An entire blog dedicated to wishing Evan Bayh a happy birthday

In long shot 2008 presidential bid, Biden touts value of experience

Witch children Evangelism in the Congo

Myth: Ethiopia is mostly Christian

WP Justice Dept. Database Stirs Privacy Fears

The Freedoms My Brother Is Defending

2975 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Saudi frees 18 former Guantanamo detainees

If Mary and Joseph traveled to Bethlehem today, would they get in?

Bush's alternative to Maliki had Iranian guests in his home.

E.J. Dionne Jr.: Christianity’s African-American Soul

Iran Unfazed by Sanctions.

Supreme Court, especially Chief Justice Roberts, becomes more media friendly

3000 vs. The InDecider - Which will happen first?

Bus riders get gifts from Secret Santa

O.k., enough with the peace on Earth crap, let's get back to bizness.

Escalation and Expansion: Bush's "Great Leap Forward" Into Hell

Saddam to hang within 30 days?

The Nightmare Scenario

Military considers recruiting foreigners-Expedited citizenship would be an incentive

What kind of man is this?

NY TIMES- These Are Heady Days for Makers of Weapons

DNC already working toward 08....compiling dossiers on the opposition.

THIS IS WHY WE NEED A NEW FAIRNESS DOCTRINE.

Why wasn't Saddam and his co-conspirators sent to The Hague for prosecution like we normally do?

Iran's economic woes could make the country unstable and vulnerable

Juan Cole: Top Ten Myths about Iraq 2006

Would we be living in a sovereign country if some other country had our citizens in prison camps?

Poor ol' Saddam, hanging for Osama's sins.

Is Bush promoting another genocide in Somalia? It sure looks like it

AP Headline Propaganda ...."U.S. toll in Iraq surpasses that of 9/11/"

These are a few of my favorite repub catch phrases:

Japan Considers Building Nukes

U.S. arrest of Iranians reportedly upsets Iraqi president

Revised foreward to the taxi book

Something about bill kristol I really admire...or pity. I'm not sure which yet.

When will our military have it's 'Hey--wait a damn minute' moment?

Gentle pitbull refuses owners commands to attack convenience store clerk and cop

Miniature pony killed, another injured in pit bull attacks

who put forth the original idea of a Peace Department in the US?

Ladies and Gentlemen, "Invisible Children"

Iraq had NOTHING to do with 9/11. What is the MSM trying to push?

U.S. Military prefers illegal aliens over gay Americans

Wired Magazine's 2006 Foot-in-Mouth Awards

Sowing the Seeds of Fascism in America.

"Not Too Late For Us To Honor The Almost 3,000 Service Members Who Have Died"

MySpace Users Big Targets for ID Thieves

fair triaLs are no Longer needed

My wife and I got the best Christmas present ever...

Anyone wondering if a draft would prevent leaders from waging war. read on... McCain's son...

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Tues 12/26 GPS works better than a GWB system

Quick - send a professional 'de-programmer' to the White House! Please!

If someone posted that his PC had been destroyed

It looks like the oil men are going to carry the day in Iraq

English-only FReeps want return to Latin mass - Go figure

When the crash comes,

Paranoia, bigotry go together

U.S. deaths in Iraq exceed 9-11 count

Congress votes to spend $38 million to restore ten World War Two internment camps

"Where is a cow supposed to be? On grass," said Sue Krusenbaum

Last night I dreamed I was in Baghdad Iraq

I needed a laugh - Eddie Murphy pays homage to James Brown

My neighbor is being sent back to Iraq

'Microsoft Corporation Word Lottery' Scam

dick cheney's last mortal thoughts.

FLASHBACK: One Year Ago, Gen. Casey Told Bush ‘Less Is Better,’ Pushed Reducing Troops In Iraq

Military deaths in Iraq surpass Sept. 11 toll

DU is quoted in Kristen Breitweiser's book...

Predict the first Republican on the Hill foot in mouth moment of 2007

Military considers recruiting foreigners

How many hours per week do you work?

"War on Christmas," Mission accomplished.

Granny Bee – Virtually Living

I feel I owe you all an apology - please accept

7 Americans killed in Iraq; 90 in Dec.

President Bush celebrated Christmas at Camp David during a conference call with troops

Did you know that Bush is providing aid to the leader of a Somali militia that killed 18 US troops?

Is there such a thing as a "puppet" defense?

The ultimate news dump: The US illegally detains Iranian Diplomats

How will Iraqis react to Saddam's execution?

2979 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Rapist Checklist

I have a dream -- or perhaps a nightmare.

How many miles a day on an average do you drive in your car?

Your Christmas packages were received in Baghdad!!!

So, I guess it's down to Barney now (photo)

Whoops

Bush is bracing for new scrutiny; White House hiring lawyers in expectation of Democratic probes

So now the Pentagon is recruiting foriegners...

Big news on Saddam's appeal apparently pending

When Bush's Iraq puppets hang Saddam will that be the result of bad intelligence too?

Ron Christie (right wing shill) "Iraq is a beacon of democracy in the middle east"

So much for the 'Axis of Evil' - Bush Administration caught trying to make deal with North Korea

The denial within the US military is understandable...

According to Rasmussen 40% of the population is insane and dangerous

Hey kids! Take the WAR AGAINST CHRISTMAS quiz here!

Any lawyers here especially estate lawyers?

Jack "MPAA" Valenti on FOX 'news' talking about the war.

is january 23rd the next, and the last, State of the Union speech for bushinsky?

I went to the local watering hole and saw people smoking

Your top 5 favorite political events of 06.

FDA EXPECTED TO OK FOOD FROM CLONED ANIMALS

Iran oil profits could dry up by 2015

Another undertheradar media deal: Avista Capital Partners buys Minn Star-Tribune

The Collective Costs of Suburban Sprawl

I wonder how Barbara feels about Jenna being "The Popular Twin".

The Perfect Book Title!

Did anyone else receive this Christmas Card from the President.

Bush in Texas to rethink Iraq course

The Repubz keep saying Iraq and the 'war on terror' are important.

Afghan heroin's surge poses danger in U.S. - Rapidly overtaking Mexican heroin

China Seems To Be Characterizing Condi As A "Simpleton"

Photo of James Brown, taken in NYC in 1984

OMG! Did you know there was a Middle East connection to the OKC Bombing?

WP op-ed: Lessons of Tsunami Reconstruction After Two Years, by Bill Clinton

Can We All Recycle?

President Bush Read Newspaper Last Week

22 left before we can say--- Bush lied, 3000 died.

Edwards repeat on Hardball now (7pm EST)

Environmental Organizations

George Orwell Was Right: Spy Cameras See Britons' Every Move

Happy Kwanzaa

So Ahhnuld broke his leg. Give ME a break.

Pat Buchanan on MSNBC looks terrible:

What qualifications are needed to be President?

So I was watching old reruns of ER while cooking today, and now I have

I am tired of keeping my powder dry. I expect the Dems will come out swinging soon

Iraq War and BLOOD DIAMOND: chaos and planned scarcity

Heres the shit that pisses me off, we lost 7 soldiers and on our local news not one mention of that.

Human Rights Watch opposes Saddam execution.

Merry Christmas From President Bush to Federal Employees: You get a 1.81% raise

Oaxaca 500 Years of Resistance

Christmas Essay by Baghdad 28th CASH Chief of Anesthesia, Dr. Ian Black

New Reagan statue temporarily displaced

Has Skinner had his baby yet? Inquiring minds want to know...

Was Listening to a popular TV Preacher yesterday - Man, what a crock!

Does the USA need a bigger or smaller military?

At the end of the year, is it better to owe the IRS or for the IRS to owe you?

NRA Comic Is Heinous Hoax & Then Magically Real Again (Kos vs Wonkette?)

Dateline NBC Immigration discussion thread.

Obama cartoon, or Harold Ford repackaged?

I'd like to hear some stories about funny holiday gift exchanges.

RW Wiki update - 100 pages

Nearly 3,000 flags recall troops' sacrifices

Interesting photo I found

Another victory - Democrats have taken Pennsylvania House

Iraq quagmire erodes Bush's confidence and power

Wow, 599 Till Du Has 100,000 User Registrations!

How much should the multi-million dollar bonuses of Wall St. be taxed?

So Arnold just had ninety minutes of surgery and is

Misinformer Of The Year: ABC News (Media Matters)

Some gems from the land of backwash and make believe

Will Biden Be On This Sunday?

Mike Barnicle pulls no punches

Curtis Files Challenge; GA Official Hired by Diebold; FL Paper: 'Touch-Screens Failed Experiment'

Cripes, Here I Am Watching scarborough - At Least It's Not A Repeat, And

Can you imagine the bull S*** when bush speaks after Saddam is hung?

Grassroots movement launched in response to Bush withholding $34 million

Pentagon Does Not Know How Many Contractors In Iraq; Army Census Stymied

Three Stories: the day's surreal news.

Uh, oh, Freepers will be in meltdown. CBS shows Private Ryan killing scenes

Any satellite/Dish network tech experts around heah?

the lies just "surge" sometimes along with the smirker's smirk, the "you gotta understand[s]"

41 bodies found in Baghdad Tuesday. Some handcuffed and tortured.

Thanks to the post 7 pm people.

VIDEO: Andy McKee's Astonishing Acoustic Guitar

I Drove Past a Fatal Accident Today

BBC: Israel approves a NEW West Bank settlement, 1st since 1992

I Said Nothing

Democrats Eye Huge Oil Company Profits For Conservation And Renewable Energy Fund

Gerald Ford has died.

Why don't insurance companies cover hearing aids?

Gerald Ford has passed!

Shouldn't Bush be the one who pulls the lever that opens the trapdoor to hang Saddam?

Holy crap, how do these people sleep at night? Cashcall.com

History Channel: Time Machine

You might find CNN interesting right now

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! I hope Everyone had a

What I want to know is....

PHOTO: Can he have one photo taken in which he doesn't appear ridiculous?

Hope Bush isn't getting ready to hang this poor schmuck to get his poll numbers up

Has anyone heard of Manfred Roeder and Haus Richberg?

Maybe they can hang Saddam during the upcoming half-time Super Bowl?

Pentagon Considers Fast-Tracking Citizenship For Immigrants Willing to Serve

Lecture on Globalization by detractor Joseph Stiglitz

Able Danger - DEBUNKED

Which One (Or More) Of These Fine Potential 2008 Dem Prez Candidates Have You Met?

The Elves of Christmas Present

Ok, It's time for the "Dog Whisperer" to go to the White House, and it's not for Barney.

Believe it or not, I'm going to defend Bush for a second....

Is AAR in bankrupsy

Is anyone waiting to hear the news ?

As fate would have it,my local paper printed obit of Corpsman and my LTTE

Commander in Chief ---pix--->>>

TSUNAMI -- 12/26/04

CNN: Should Saddam's daughters witness the execution?

The inability to admit failure. Is it a male pride thing?

In Class Warfare, Guess Which Class Is Winning

Biden vows to fight any Iraq troop boost

CNN Lou Dobbs: We captured some Iranians in Iraq today and

Washington To Be Nuked; FEMA, FBI Moving To Boonies

Retail sales down nationwide for the month of December...

Actual White House Christmas card 2006 - war on Christmas rages on:

Why do Christians think they can rule the United States

Will anyone actually stand up to Bush if he continues his

When did Discovery Channel start airing televangelists?

Fort Carson on Defensive after soldiers report PTSD stigma

False flags, dirty tricks and the dismemberment of Iraq

Ethiopia launches invasion of Somalia.

White House Christmas trees through the years (pics)

Right Wing Americans are Getting What They Deserve

Idea : Everything sold in the US MUST be made here...simple?

The Only Cartoon Ever Nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize

BUSH Admin Hiring Lawyers In Expection Of Dem Probes & Investigations & Possible Subpoenas

The color of our life - war, politics, and the intersection of time

A U.S. military 'at its breaking point' considers foreign recruits

Pelosi and Conyers-- Smarter than Impeachment-

Saddam Hussein Should Not Receive The Death Sentence

Do you believe that "Evil" should be destroyed?

Great: Big Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico - 21,000 gallons so far.

Hardball's Tweety is a real Johnny-Come-Lately on Iraq.

Windows Vista security flaw discovered

Kraft Lawsuit for its Avacado-less Guacamole

Is anyone aware of any dental charities in the U.S.?

Nephew back from Iraq - and comatose

Christmas has come and gone! Our long national nightmare is over...for now.

Substantially Higher Part B Premiums in 2007 As Medicare Means Testing Starts

Holy COW! Carrier Stennis Moving Into Iran As Well!

Recession clouds darken 2007 outlook

Has anyone seen the cover of the new Esquire Mag? This will stop you in your tracks

"Fiasco" by Thomas Ricks .....

What happened to CorpGovActivist?

Faithless - Bombs (Best political music vid of the year!!)

David Swanson on WMDs lies and Downing Street memo

Bush and Blair Holiday Greetings (Great for a post-Christmas laugh)

Innocents

Tiesto - Dance4Life (anti-AIDS video)

How to Impeach a President

Disappearing Islands 10,000 evacuated

RIP--James Brown: I Feel Good...

ISG - No. The Cabal. Choosing Victory, A Plan for Success in Iraq

Consultant Helps Democrats Embrace Faith, and Some in Party Are Not Pleased

2008: Obama/Richardson (D) vs. McCain/Barbour (R)

Back to Reality...

Impeachment Good for Republicans and Democrats

Voters voice regard, regret over Slick-Mitt Romney

Sen. Biden touts experience in 2008 bid

Christopher Dodd on Withdrawing Troops And Presidential Bid

Is bush trying to screw up even more in Iraq, the M.E., and the war on terror?

Lynne Cheney: Putting Scooter Libby On Trial ...

Believe nothing you hear and half of what you see...

Good website shows that the ACLU is pro-Christian!

Has anybody ever hear Bush use the term neocon or neoconservative?

The 20 year old Soldiers bush is having killed in Iraq today

If I didn't know better ...

LAT: "Instant runoff' voting touted

Parties urge aging lawmakers to hold on for another term

G. Bush: "slow to engage our military, slow to commit our troops..."

"From tomorrow, any day could be the day of implementation."

Sen. Allen Says Another Questionable Thing In Conversation About Newfound Jewish Roots

Military Recruiters Take Desperate Measures, Suggests NY Times Story

Pentagon Cited For Weak Oversight Of Contractors In Iraq

Pentagon Considers Fast-Tracking Citizenship For Immigrants Willing to Serve

The year is 2000. GW Bush is the DEMOCRATIC candidate

the signing away of Iraqi OIL

U.S. military death toll in Iraq exceeds number of deaths in Sept. 11, 2001 attacks in U.S.

Pentagon Does Not Know How Many Contractors In Iraq; Army Census Stymied

Remember "Have You Forgotten about Bin Laden?"

If Sen Johnson cannot continue his duties, the Dems will be off the hook

WIN Year in Review: Labors Role in the 2006 election

To the Clark supporters look at this

I Think I See What's Going On Here - (Build 'Em Up & Tear 'Em Down

Documentary: Moon: Emperor of The Universe-see it while you can!

Biden Vows to Fight Any Iraq Troop Boost

I'm already getting my barf bag ready!

12 American Soldiers Die This WeekEnd In Iraq And All The Media Can Talk About Is James Brown..

Bush-Watchers Wonder How He Copes With Stress

11% of Americans support escalating the war

RIP PNAC

gwb, is a lying, sociopathic coward. If you don't agree, you're in the wrong place.

Poll shows Obama strongest general election candidate, Clinton weakest.

Leave Al Gore alone.

Kerry concession

Why Biden Is Right (And Reid Is Wrong) On Troop Increase in Iraq

Joe Biden has it right about Bush's troops "surge" in Iraq...

Expressions of outrage won't balance the budget.

Top Ten Myths about Iraq 2006

Edwards on Hardball College tour (repeat with Matthews).5 pm EST MSNBC -Great show.

Kerry or Gore in 08??? (why does the DU keep throwing these names around?)

Gerald Ford has died

What we have to do to keep our House seats?

My holiday music plug: Yusuf Islam's "An Other Cup".

All those looking for "LEADERS" Have you figured out the Leaders are US?

The High Anxiety of America's Middle Class

Mind Bender: what is your real reason why Bush wants to continue to war in Iraq?

Bless me, father, for I have sinnned. I like Laura Bush.

Does anyone know how I can contact Al Gore about a proposed speaking

Year-end Presidential Candidate Analysis Summary

"Fight Them Over There..."

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