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Archives: December 30, 2006

KNOWING THE ENEMY, by GEORGE PACKER - The New Yorker

Pakistan could become next US nightmare

Living in America’s Fringe Economy

Relieved Iran lauds hanging of Saddam

The Nation: The Irrelevance of Joe Lieberman

The Disrespect for Truth has Brought a New Dark Age

SADDAM VICTIM OF GANG-LAND SLAYING!!!!!

Now We're Killing Grandmothers. (Mysterious Death of Army Major)

Experts on Iraq react to the execution of Saddam Hussein

Toll Of Australian Drought - 46 Cubic Kilometers Of Freshwater, Mapping Project Shows - AAP

Met Scientist On Climate - "The More We Look, The More Positive Feedbacks We Find" - Independent

As Of Right Now, Sahara Desert Has Advanced To Within 200 Km Of Algerian Coast - IPS

After Decades Of Decline, 4 British Bat Species May Be Staging Comeback - Independent

Indonesian Rains & Flooding May Push Palm Oil Production Below Biofuel Demand - Financial Express

BBC Summary Of 2006 Climate Policy - Lots Of Talk And Practically No Action

Questions Surround Deaths Of Thousands Of Birds At Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan

Red Tide Suspected In SW Florida Seabird Epidemic, Dieoff - News-Press

Brazilian Meteorologist - Warming May Transform Amazon Forests To Savannah By 2100 - SMH

Ohio State Team Uncovers Evidence Of Warming In Changing Midge Populations In Mountain Areas

Driest Year On Record In Perth - Western Australia - AAP

Kids Help Ecologist Replant In Japan, Turning Away From Monoculture - Asahi Shimbun

Travel Habits Must Change to Make a Big Difference in Energy Consumption

Why are we making Saddam a martyr?

The malignancy of bush science...

The disturbing way evidence from the WTC was handled

BBC2 to run documentary about 9/11 conspiracy theories

Building a collection of books.

Hunt the Rubble -- Ground Zero version of "Hunt the Boeing"

when comparing....

Suspecting a 9/11 Media Hoax

Remember the antenna that was on top of WTC 1?

Demolition of the Twin Towers

This is an excellent interview!!!

So, is paper, wood and kerosene the only....

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Sat. Dec. 30, 2006

Patriot's Day:The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (Electronic voting)

Where is everybody?

Human Rights Watch :: Hanging After Flawed Trial Undermines Rule of Law

Breaking CNN: Indonesian ferry goes down with 500 to 800 passengers aboard.

(Missoula) Peace sign to make comeback

Saddam done...

TIME: Making A Martyr Out Of Saddam

Blairs blend in on Beach holiday

Bomb kills 15 in Iraqi fish market

NYT: U.S. Official Overseeing Oil Program Faces Inquiry

Four hurt in Madrid airport bomb, caller says ETA

NY Times: Justice investigating whether Interior officials steered oil-trading contracts to favorite

MNF Iraq: Bomb blast strikes Baghdad patrol (2 incidents, 2 dead)

Police say car bomb kills 15, wounds 25 in northwest Baghdad

December deadliest month for Iraqi civilians

European Union report: Private media in Venezuela very biased towards opposition

U.S. Company Selects Malaysia For Opening Office

Update: 79 dead in Iraq violence Saturday

WP/AP: Opponents Of Law on Detainees Rebuffed: Judges Reject Brief On a Technicality

Four men living in UK accused of Rwanda genocide

Reuters: Manila bows to U.S. over custody of convicted rapist

Boxer recalled award she gave to an Islamic activist because of his ties

Bush: Execution Will Not Halt Violence

Scarlett, author of the Iraq war dossier, is knighted

Human rights groups denounce 'victor's justice' execution

House Democrats to Object to Florida Election Outcome

Marine charged in connection to killings says he's saddened

U.S., Iran praise execution of Saddam

Saddam likely to be buried in secret - official(will not give body to daughter)

MSNBC Breaking: Ferry with 850 aboard sinks off Java coast, navy commander says

Execution will hold up to scrutiny, expert says

NYT: For Guantánamo Review Boards, Limits Abound

Trounced at Polls, Kansas GOP Is Still Plagued by Infighting (WP)

NYT: House Democrats to Object to Florida Election Outcome

(14 Massachusetts) Legislators counter-sue (anti-gay) marriage group

Tax forms mailed with Soc. Sec. numbers

Democrats vow to restore political integrity (radio address)

Saddam's body flown to hometown-lawyer says

Siachen glacier melting fast due to military activity: study

Ford, Microsoft team up on tech

Ford’s body arrives in nation’s capital

FCC OK's buyout of BellSouth by AT&T

Cheney hails Ford's pardon of Nixon

The Hill: Conyers accepts responsibility for possible ethics violations

Hanging Saddam "barbaric" - top EU official

MSNBC Breaking: Explosion rocks parking lot at Madrid airport

Bush slept while Saddam hanged

On the Gallows, Curses for U.S. and ‘Traitors’ (Executioners = Mahdi Army)

67-year-old Spaniard gives birth to twins

Univ. Texas rethinks Confederate statues

Science told: Hands off Gay Sheep

***DUzy Awards for week ending December 29, 2006***

I am wondering if KitchenWitch ever found that piece of pizza I hid in her car engine.

Ya know what I hate?

Shameless, wonton flirting thread #2

Shameless wonton flirting thread.

Sometimes I just like to eat croutons.

that's nuthin' sometimes I just eat bacon bits

How many people her can do THe SLip N' Slide?

I am surprised at the lack of bagels and lox tonight!

Tonight's brew: Pickled Santa

Like billyskank, I'm going to post a "Good night" thread.

Surprised we are not on level 2 or 3 yet.

I think some kind of spectre broke into my den asnd backwashed in my bottle of water.

If RIchie Sambora wanted to borrow my staple gun, I would not let him.

Shameless, wanton flirting thread

Oh dear, now I've done it

what is it with all the floppy hats?

OK, then guess this DUer

If You Just Went To GD or GDP, Tell Us Here:

Buy bread, Left is Write!

Who is this DUer?

Greetings from New Hopeville Iowa:

Nkorho Pan watering hole - what are these lovelies? Gazelles?

Anyone else here remember Sunblind Lion?

How many people here can do the Bump 'N' Grind?

What is with all the copydogs?

What is with all the copypigs?

For everyone who is reeling from holidays with family:

Audio Technology Question

Is there a Hamburger Hall of Fame?

Sure are a bunch of threads started often

Tons of them

So, Norfolk Pines, how the heck do I save them?

Jeebus H Pryce!

What is with all the copycats?

Guitar Hero II

Saddam's done...

I'm postin' just for fun!

Scared of Santa pics.. some of these are hysterical

Now, THAT was STRANGE.

Guess the DUer!

What is with all the copykittens?

Well, I am done post-whoring

This is the Olestra appreciation thread!

Just had a serious blowout with the family...

Ding dong the witch is dead......

judo vs karaté - cats

Any computer/printer pro's around- help me save some $$$!

Anybody read this book? Has it happened already?

If Mr. Writer doesn't stop playing computer games, I am personally going to melt every inch of snow

What do you tell your friends when they are having guy troubles?

Melatonin: Have you tried it? Good/bad results?

Noel: Minnesota boy.

GD isn't faring too well still. Anybody think 'Vicarious' feels appropriate?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 12/30/06)

I'm watcing this reality series about the Gottis on A&E right now.

BREAKING: Jazz on 89.1 WEMU.ORG !

OMFG I actually saw one!

Anyone care to help me identify a melody?

Do you ever use "Expand Threads"? Whoa Nellie!

So now you have to take off your shoes to go see a concert?!?!?!

New Bush joke

How many people here can see the Astro Glide?

Christmas e-cards PISS ME OFF.

PIE!!!

The things kids say...

BBC: 100 Things We Didn't Know This Time Last Year

BREAKING -- Gene Rayburn still dead (may he rest in peace)...

Where the hell is winter?

Photoshop banners (i got bored)

Men Served Fries Doused in Oven Cleaner

Saturday, December 30. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

Do you have a third nipple?

Go see "The History Boys"! Terrific movie!

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Blood diamond or Babel?

Hey Delaware DUers!!! I got a question for you.

DU Moderators: Is there a proper "alert" protocol?

Is it regifting to use a gift certificate to buy someone else a gift?

Want to really get trippy with Ronny James Dio?

PI!!!

My new favorite bumpersticker.

I'm Suddenly Feeling Very Something... Good Night Lounge babes and dudes!

I'm heading out for a 180+ mile bike ride today. Wish me luck.

SADDAM SWINGS

My heart is beating from me I am standing all alone. Please call me only if you are coming home

I rode my bicycle 186 miles (300K) in 8 hrs 45 min., today.

Any parents here? I need belated Xmas gift advice for an11 year old and a 7 year old, both boys.

Introducing the Invisible Cat!

replace ONE WORD from a movie or song with the word "Saddam"

I'll see yer yak and raise ya a moose!

hilarious video from you tube. Not for those easily offended

How do I ignore somebody?

Don't you just love "Happy Cow" commercials?

planet earth

Please settle an argument. Is it hanged or hung?

FINALLY!!!!!

FINALLY!!!!!

If they made a bio-pic of Wilt Chamberlain's life,

Why are there no strumming patterns with guitar tabs?

So, I have a sinus headache, go to Kroger to shop and get some

Should I give an eBay purchaser a break over the holiday?

I'm embarrassed to ask this, but was...

Should I change my sig again?

I miss Gray.

How many people here are a bit behind?

how many people here have a big , oh never mind?

Who knew cheese fondue was so freaking expensive?

When did disco "jump the shark?"

The guilty get no sleep,in the last slow hours of morning

Minneapolis DUers! Or anyone who has recently visited the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

So my neighbor, she shows up at my door naked except for a towel.

If I vacationed in New York City......where should I go?

So, my hubbie's ex from high school has contacted me

Come into this post and rub the upside down seal pup

Help! My tear ducts have stopped ducking. I look like I am crying all

Have you ever gotten a headache from taking Lortab?

Ugh. Who else couldn't sleep, last night?

Grades are IN!!! w00t!

that's it, lock and shut down DU: no thread will EVER top this:

234 rushing yards!

Why do we hurt the

easy one continuing LaraMN's picture a DUer thread.

replace ONE WORD from a movie or song with the word "ignore"

GoddessofGuiness! OMG, GoG! Best Guiness vid yet!

I'm all moved!

Be honest with me, fellow denizens of the Lounge.

This is so moving....................

"He Pissed it all away..."

Mythbusters

Anyone here a hair stylist? Beautician? Cosmetologist? Stylist?

Is it regifting to use a gift certificate to buy someone else a gift certificate?

I'm making Jello.

TexanWitch! OMG! You will be so pleased!!

What is your TOP New Year's resolution?

Guess the DUer!

I'm in love with Joni Mitchell.

so who else has never used "hide thread" or "ignore"?

I really hate that I have to shred shit that is sent unsolicited to

WOW my first night

I hate it when older men lie to me, thinking I'm naive.

How fast is your internet connection? Take the speed test!

Well today thoroughly sucked

Deck The Balls: Christmas Party ends in "Malicious Castration"

for my 19,000th post, I am inspi(red)

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

Guess who is going to play Freddie Mercury in an upcoming movie....

Happy birthday booklady, kick-ass-bob & GenDem!!

Critique this bumper sticker, please

I just bought the Bad Brains Live at CBGB 1982 dvd.

Southpawkicker appreciation thread...

Celebrate with me!

What gender is your brain quiz: take it now. I'm female..big surprise!

I would like some opinions on my new car.

I have two ex-lovers in the last fourteen years.

how many people here have a big behind?

My daughter called today from Bremerton

When your heart grieves and your brain tries to kill you

How long do you keep your xmas tree up after xmas day is over?

I'm in the process of loading ALL my music CDs onto my music player.

I'm on a mission - who's with me?

Musical Genre Displacement

HELP!

Mirko "CroCop" and Quinton "Rampage" Jackson are now in the UFC

Law and Order

Hello all from sunny Acapulco

Post from your cache thread!

I'm going to be in Virginia on the 22nd of January. Anyone game for a DU Meet-up?

Jesus Christ these new metals bands are fucking shit. What the fuck?!?!?!

Things that should be illegal

When you flirt with a DU'er, do you ever do so seriously?

Did you all know that the British forum here has more threads in it

Youtube's "Dark Side"

I have a dilemma

CONFESS!!! What did you get yourself for Christmas

"Fantastic Four: Rise Of The Silver Surfer"

UFC TONIGHT!!! Liddell vs. Ortiz. Who do you predict will end the night as LHW Champion?

Woman Charged With Malicious Castration

Ghosts in the Machine

Was the timing of the execution during Haj and Eid wise?

From a Forbes article I read regarding Saddam Hussein's execution.

URGENT ACTION ALERT FROM MASSEQUALITY

Mass. Pro Gay Lawmakers Fight Back

Anti- Gay Amendment Backers Among Those Departing Congress

Will being gay ever not matter

Ex-President Ford reached out to gays

Miami-bound today. Go CARDS!!

boxing fans - what is the future of the heavyweight division?

Any other Hokie fans crying?

Saddam's Last Letter

Have a really bad feeling right now...

Please share your thoughts on this aspect of the Secret.

Does anyone have any beliefs associated with owls?

deleting

Remember when we talked about the Queen of Cups?

Institute of Medicine Committee on Treatment of PTSD Meeting

[OT] I do not belong to an organized party.

Interesting post by Jeff Jarvis on Edwards' internet campaign

Run, John Kerry, Run

Poll on dailykos and comment on why Kossak should support Kerry

Check out this holiday greeting I got from my co-worker

One for 48%er - wish you were here. :-)

My Christmas trip to Memphis

Saddam's execution and the pound of flesh

McHusseinKhomeini McGhaddafi-McbinLadenZarkawi

Since CNN keeps showing the staged Saddam Statue toppling...

I asked my 15yr old... "Saddam was executed tonight.. what does that mean to you?"

Tonight was the opening salvo of a new propaganda campaign against US...

AP: U.S. Military Deaths in Iraq Hit 2,997

PBS: McLaughlin Group on now, year end show. In Houston, check your

Saddam Was Merely A US Bagman- The Real Crooks Are Off The Hook

Who here believes that Bush slept through the hanging...as CNN just reported

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AP: Castro Once Advised Morales to Shun Arms

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Send this to your Wal Mart lovin freeper friends

CNN's Anderson Cooper is comforting viewers who want to see Saddam hanging pictures and video

Cockburn: This year's worst failure [great article]

Who here believes that Bush slept through the hanging...as CNN just reported

CNN Should Show DAN RATHER"S hussein Interview, The One Just Weeks Before The W-ar

After the disgrace in Nov, this is how jr shows he's got the upper hand

who the fuck goes to bed before 10 pm on a friday evening

Ok.. I was wrong. Some people really ARE celebrating

Are the Dearborn, MI demonstrations shown on CNN bought and paid for?

If killing a bad guy makes people feel good it warps peoples distinction of levels of good and bad

just show the damn pictures already

Saddam Hussein was not worth the life of a single US soldier or Iraqi

Is this death to evil dictators month?

Bush beats Saddam in AP "Biggest Villain" poll...25% vs. 6%...

Good work, George, uh, I mean, Karl and Dick

CNN: Bush asleep when Saddam's execution was carried out.

Dearborn MICH Celebrators on CNN now

Anyone see Obama on Conan's show?

I'm against revenge killing.

CNN's Anderson Cooper is comforting viewers who want to see Saddam hanging pictures and video

Great.! Can we look for Osama now?

Why does the media think it's so normal that Iraqi government officials were dancing on the body?

WP op-ed, by Senator Edward Kennedy: We Can't Ignore Iraq's Refugees

Since when does a thread have to be "helpful" to be allowed to exist?

I'm Going to Bed

President Bush's Statement on Execution of Saddam Hussein

Who supplied our country with oil during the oil embargo by OPEC?

Saddam & Me

a bit late to be asking this Q , but doesn't surrender give provide immunity from execution ?

The fucking cowboy-chimp gets to put another notch on his gun..

Hunter S. Thompson on Nixon

who the fuck goes to bed before 10 pm on a friday evening

FRANKENSTEIN AND THE MOB

Car bomb in Iraqi Shi'ite city, casualties -witness

Audio Technology Question

The power of nightmares

Did Saddam fit into your personal definition of an 'evil' person

Oh, the irony: Bill O'Reilly's "Talking Points" tonight...

Notice how they HANGED Saddam's statue long before they Hanged HIM?

Anyone a Muslim? I need help to explain the reason Saddam

CNN Reporter in Dearborn:: Saddam's Death JUSTIFIES the Invasion

A question for First Amendment experts, inspired by the execution...

Just in on CNN: Strong Explosion in Madrid airport's Terminal 4

Bush is Our Saddam..They are very similar really

Since so many FReepers committed a mortal sin tonight...

2995

Okay, so in a really f***ed up way, there was some justice...

TIME: Making A Martyr Out Of Saddam

WWJH?

Saddam's Death is Insanely Dangerous for our Troops and Iraqi Civilians

What a coincidence; bush gets voted #1 villian...

Saddam Hussein is STILL Dead. Lets get out of Iraq.

bush's Amazing "sovereignty" of Iraq

Saddam executed for 148 deaths - meanwhile 4 Americans and 17 Shiites are killed

Frankenstein and Saddam....a tale of duplicity and greed

I guess jr. showed daddy who is the better man once and for all!

Bush and Karl have got to be pissed that old Jerry just passed away.

Blairs blend in on Beach holiday

10/29/06: tornado in crawford, saddam executed, bush guilt: blood on america.

Saddam's dead. Do you feel safer and have job opportunities returned?

"Executioners" in black ski masks guarding Saddam... they don't even make the connection on CNN

Sadaam is done ... so OBL?

My TV Network Would Show The Hanging.

Saddam was executed for an act of revenge he committed. Pinochet committed an act of revenge too.

Saddam Hussein's execution: Your views

Do You Approve Of Saddam's Execution?

OK then Saddam is dead

I don't have a good subject to put in this line.

I am resolved in this New Year to work for a new international policy.

Falwell: Rethinking Kwanzaa

WHY DO THEY HATE US?????

A classic picture, in celebration of the hanging of Saddam!

Memo to RW lurkers:

Is the death penalty murder?

self delete

on front page Italy's most widely selling newspaper today

The Power of Nightmares - You Have To See This

It's official: We have become barbarian ...

So the flags at half mast will look silly tomorrow.

Human Rights Watch's rep Tom Porteous

FoxNews.com's orgasmic front page:

CNN Poll: Will Saddam Hussein's hanging help bring stability to Iraq?

If the bfee will overthrow a country and brutally kill its citizens

I finally saw "Borat" yesterday....

you gotta imagine Bush was thinking the wrath of God was bearing down on him . . .

Hmmm... big rant fest on myspace,

Robert Fisk: A dictator created then destroyed by America

Want to know how sick the BFEE really is?

I just saw Betty Ford on television standing

I refuse to watch CNN et al....could somebody who has

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Saturday 12/30

I guess Noriega thinks he got a good deal from the Bushes

The murder of Saddam Hussein

I'm heading out for a 180+ mile bike ride today. Wish me luck.

108 of our brave soldiers have died while Bush* twiddles his thumbs.

Is intentionally killing a person when they don't threaten anyone always wrong?

Rape Rooms

Saddam execution = political pornography

Do you expect retaliation?

The King is dead! Long live the King!

Breaking: Justice executed for War Crimes

Riverbend has posted to Bagdad Burning again

Alexandra WITT doing her dance of death

More than just tax cuts during a time of war

Saddam got his Habeas Corpus ... what about the others?

What's Molly Ivins up to?

Experts say ......................

Saddamn Was Lynched Before the Democrats Could Commence Investigations.

"Many that live deserve death.

Saddam in World Court?

They Should Have Locked Him Away And Let Him Write His Memoirs

Another six troops dead today - BBC breaking news.

Non Breaking Noose

Saddam hangs, Osama laughs.

If you've never seen it, turn to C-SPAN and hear Dr. Joseph Lowery

Non Breaking Noose

"At the time of his death in 2006, more than 300 criminal charges ... were still pending"

Chinese Walmart workers have more rights than ours. FIgures.

Enough of this shit! Get our troops OUT of that fucking buzzsaw!!!!

2,998 Soldiers Killed Since Bush* Invasion.

Remeber this, we gave the chemicals to hussein that he used against the Kurds

I'm a FReeper. Saddam has been sent to Hell. So who do I hate now?

The Fundies have taken over the Grand Canyon

Bush: Execution 'An Important Milestone'

Bush: "My long personal nightmare is over."

December deadliest month for Iraqi civilians

A round of shots on the house

Hooded executioners?

Noose picture on front page of Yahoo. Play by play on CNN.

Saddam Hussein deserved to die - but not like this

The Constitution grants Americans basic human rights

Link to the video showing moments before Saddam's execution

109--December Deadliest month of the year--cnn

A Short History On The Origins Of Saddam Hussein

Is this the night when Condi says, "You've got the biggest one ever, Georgie"?

International Reaction to Saddam's execution

Sometimes a handshake is only that, a handshake.

what will happen in Iraq now?

Okay. Here is the thing. If the IRAQis themselves had captured saddam without US involvment

The New Hate Speech!

Saddam Hanged: Reaction In Quotes

Would someone please explain to me what the difference between Saddam and the US is...

When the suspected war criminals here are tried and found guilty, do we hang them too

Forgotten History

Local news website needs a DU slap in the head (dead Saddam pic as web headline)

If Saudi Arabia was behind our march into Iraq, and is now pushing for Iran,

Bush: King not President? - This Date in Bush History

How do you think our world would be different if...

Am i crazy?

The greatest hypocrites of them all: The British

Alrighty now, Saddam has been executed, so what dictator do we go after next?

Chinese church official denies crackdown

History lessons from the 'splendid little war'

Silencing Saddam By Robert Scheer

Manila bows to U.S. over custody of rapist

Real perpetrators not held accountable for Abu Ghraib

BBC live coverage of Ford's coffin about to be flown back to Washington

What a waste of an execution....

So, are the Iraqis dancing in the streets over Saddams death?

Democrats vow to restore political integrity (Democrats' weekly radio address)

3.5 Magnitude quake in Bar Harbor, ME leaves no damage

It's good that the kiddies got to see Saddam's twisted neck.

Oh My! They are actually showing it now.

I'm so sick of these assholes

They should have postponed the hanging til after Ford's funeral.

So when will we hang....

European Union report: Private media in Venezuela very biased towards opposition

The American People are being held hostage by Big Media.

Guest lineup for Sunday TV news shows (Edwards with Steph, "The Gerry and Saddam Show")

90 dead, 148 wounded since Saddam's execution

Good fugging grief: MSM is like a

Was the show worth the price of the admission?

"Hang"

December 2006 - The 3rd greatest monthly death toll of US troops in Iraq

Scarlett, author of the Iraq war dossier, is knighted

You and I Paid To Hang Saddam...I want to see the video dang IT!!

Should those who put and kept Saddam Hussein in power be put on trial next?

SADDAM HUSSEIN NOW ELEVATED TO 'MARTYR" STATUS.

President Bush's Statement on Execution of Saddam Hussein (seriously and damn you mrbush)

If you've never clicked the alert link on a post, check in

Anyone else find Editorials and Other Articles not working today?

America will sink MUCH lower before it collapses.

Roll Call of Notables Who Died in 2006

george w bush, may you go to...

Is one worth 2998?

U.S. Tolerated, then Villified Saddam Hussein

Breaking on BBC

Childish Fun with Saddam - A News Coverage Parody - "Saddam was a Bad Man"

Discussion with my 28 year old Fraternity Brother Son

I'm confused, was Gerald Ford hanged?

Here's An Upcoming Milestone In The Iraq Quagmire !!!

We are all tainted by the vengeance in our name.

Help Me Understand

TOONS: Mr. Fish on Saddam/Bush, and some Arab toons...

Generic pithy blurb celebrating public lynching.

The Bill of Wrongs: The 10 most outrageous civil liberties violations of 2006.

Today, I Weep for my Country... ~ US Senator Robert Byrd (March 19, 2003)

What does bin Laden think of the execution?

For Arab Critics, Hussein’s Execution Symbolizes the Victory of Vengeance Over Justice

I Am SO Not Turning On Cable TV News Today

Wash Journal caller: "Any good day for America is a bad day for them (liberals)"

Executing Saddam, Protecting the Rackets (Mafia-Style Justice)

Why is Saddam's execution so much more bemoaned than any other?

Man , I can't take this any longer .

Tweety comment about "Marxism" reflects cluelessness of MSM and Beltway Pols

Ok, let me get this straight - some are comparing bush to saddam

Does this make anyone feel better about the execution of the vicious despot?

Africa Command plans approved by Bush, DOD officials confirm

The Dixie Chicks make Amazon.com's list of best selling items of 2006

"Finally, it appeared that Saddam Hussein would die during 'Larry King Live.'"

So we bagged a bad guy and hung his antlers on the wall of the world...

FUCK THAT CNN ANCHOR!!

Saddam's STATE FUNERAL is scheduled for Tomorrow

Check out the Bullsh@t way CNN treated John Edwards.

Hangman shouted "Long Live Muqtada al Sadr"

What gender is your brain quiz: take it now. I'm female..big surprise!

Remember when NewsMax printed a deck of cards about us 'crazy' Liberals?

Report: Saddam Hussein to be buried with sons

Two Opposites ....Ford And Bush....

very interesting observation on Saddam hanging video at TPM...

Saddam is alive and out fishing with Ken Lay (perhaps a moment of levity)

Something that REALLY bothered me when listening to the radio yesterday.

How do you feel about Saddam Hussein's execution?

Question: Did I hear wrong about Saddam's execution & Bush being in bed

CNN has the cannons blasting! Are we at war with the lawn?

AP ESSAY: Saddam made perfect villain

Ooo, Look... We've Achieved Political Pornography !!!

will the republics in the new congress still rubber stamp bush ?

Do you believe Saddam was responsible for gassing the Kurds?

Yikes! "Don't buy any real estate near sea level"!!!

Did George W. Bush really say,

GERALD FORD & GEORGE HARRISON!

Too Much Death

Babel or Blood Diamond?

Killing Saddam and his sons was an act of patrilineal genocide

Short history of Saddam from bushflash.com

Sunday Talk Shows

Remember when Bush told everybody to 'but American'?

Short history of Saddam from bushflash.com

Would you leave your spouse if you had economic freedom?

Petition To Help Al Gore And Our Planet

So....Saddam has been executed.

We must stop the insanity.

What a joke DoD and VA using cartoon videos to teach

If you didn't see "The Blog Wars" on the Sundance

I rode my bicycle 186 miles (300K) in 8 hrs 45 min., today.

so is there a video?

Bill Maher said something once that has stayed with me ever since

Watching the Ford Funeral arrival ceremony on CSPAN

2998 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

So the wingers think the video of Saddam hangning is great, but

Who disgusts you more?

$300b Miraculously Appears In US Treasury; Thousands Rise From The Dead

Birth of an island

One point about the Ford interview

Tony Blair and Family Partying it up in Miami... while Saddam hangs and

Are prison sentences kidnapping?

Weirdest Erev-New-Year's-Eve I've ever spent...

Cavuto dedicated his 'calling in life' to Ford.

Spread the word - Everyone should turn down being knighted

The Magic Kingdom invaded by millions of real, live mice

Does the Constitution still work?

Glenn Greenwald: The President's praise of fair trials and the rule of law

U.S. Flag at half-mast at our local McDonald's

Don't you just love it when Freeper-types make shit up about DU?

"I love medieval history, but not as current events."

Can someone give me a brief summary of the process leading to Saddam's hanging?

Is this a different take on the Saddam execution?

Do you ever wish you were born earlier ?

The whole ABC crowd can't fill Peter Jennings shoes

George Bush has finally got his plan..

poppy is eeerily silent on the hanging of saddam hussein ...

Palestinians mourn execution of Saddam

Barbara Starr 2nd day in a row...on CNN...

(Missoula) Peace sign to make comeback

I'm not an attorney, but I'd love to represent the Duke Lacrosse Players

Its not about Saddam.

Ford funeral: Lord Vader speaks

NYT:Green is now good in advertising

Who fainted??? too much noise in my house and can't hear

Boxer recalled award she gave to an Islamic activist because of his ties

Why would Saddam decline a hood over his face yet prefer a coat?

Oh great, eulogies from Deadeye Dick, Jabba The Hastert and Ted "Tubes" Stevens

"Hussein took with him to the grave a trove of secrets."

Saddam hangs while Bush sleeps! Bullshit!

Ford and Warren commish

So, that was one expensive hit.

Ford's Pardon Of Tricky Dick Put Us On the Path to bush/Iraq

Leslie (Wolfie) on CNN interviews Mrs. Armstrong...

I would not piss on king george if he was on fire

PLEASE TAKE THIS POLL- An Interactive Moment Of Collective Hate

Pardon me for not celebrating.

why did they execute Saddam NOW?

If Cheney just went to funerals, like vice presidents used to

Hanging to be shown in all GOP churches tomorrow?

Juan Cole: "His Shiite executioners danced around his body" & How US has enabled Hussein since 1959

Texas man races pigs next to mosque

Saddam Died Cursing Americans

Renters Gloat Over the Housing Slump

How many other people around the world died today?

Fox News knows no shame. They are linking to a video of Hussein's execution........

Fox (har har) "news" really has a woody for showing Saddam...

Do you support the death penalty?

Would it be right to apply the "justice" Saddam received to every leader who kills with an army?

A demented old man and a rope that could hang an elephant

highest death toll this year for american forces? no it`s two years

"Let the Dead Bury the Dead"...

Where the hell is maggot-boy?

We've become an empire ruled by a culture of death. Agree/Disagree

AP: New Videos Show Graphic Saddam Images

Drought-hit Australia puts squeeze on water wasters

Edwards wraps up early campaign blitz-asked about impeachment and if*should face same fate as saddam

The Nation's John Nichols gets it right about Saddam show trial. execution

FDA plans to allow sale of meat from cloned animals

"No longer will Iraqis fly airplanes into our buildings."

AlJazeera poll has pro and con Saddam hanging tied at 41.7%

Newsweek (Fineman): Bush sr. remains skeptical about the purported assassination plot

One item I read about the execution said it took place on a US military base

People, I've spoken with at least a half dozen Dems in this area

I wonder if he prayed

Just found out that C.S. Lewis believed in Evolution

Family clues to Iraq's missing oil billions

So, Geroge...was one dictator really worth 3,000 dead American soldiers?

so does Betty still get Secret Service protection now that GRF is gone?

"There could be no healing without pardon." (Cheney says Ford knew this)

Troops who died on Xmas Day

Pro-Choice has Nothing to do with Capital Punishment

How many are OVER IT! ?(Saddam posts)

I just remembered. Taxloss should work at Truthout for scooping Ford's death

M Theory

Oh Boy, Deerborn Mi: CNN: They Feel "This" "Justifies" The W-ar

I just heard about the ancient ice shelf breaking free...

Bush Is Simultaneously Creating Terrorists & A Police State - By Paul Craig Roberts

Robert Scheer: Silencing Saddam

Amber Alert Issued for 3 Ohio Children

Man Charged With Sex Crime From 70s

Did you prefer the Daily Show or Politically Incorrect w/ Bill Maher back in the day

Has anybody seen Super Size Me?

Trip to Bushland

Doesn't this say it all?

Who do you think Saddam's execution and its associated photos are for?

Am I the only one here on DU who wishes Saddam still ruled Iraq?

Wolfowitz: "For bureaucratic reasons, we settled on one issue, weapons of mass destruction"

Saddam will never attack us again, so the 3000 dead G.I.'s was worth it.

So Is * Not Attending Ford's Funeral?

Not one American soldier died today in

"US joins Iran in hailing Saddam’s execution, Britian, Australia object."

''After all, this is the guy who tried to kill my dad.''

Anything positive to say about 2006?

*** Saturday Toons: Gerald Ford ***

For those who have watched the online vid of Saddams execution..

This Democratic Underground

Damn swift "justice" in the chimp's kangaroo courts...

Make no mistake - Our grief is not for Saddam - It is for America.

U.S. Diplomatic and Commercial Relationships with Iraq, 1980 - 2 August 1990

Why did the executioners wear hoods??

Is "permanent removal from society" an acceptable punishment to you?

House Loser at the podium now

More from Iraqi blogs about the execution.

What is this? The Stone Age?

Say what you want about Ford...He pardoned Nixon for the Good of the United States

Briny Breezes' mobile home owners could soon be millionaires

The execution: From an Iraqi blogger.

All in all, it's been a really swell year!

Anybody else not looking at the pictures or the videos?

Hussein wasn't worth the lives lost, or the money wasted.

Who are the "accomplices" of George W Bush?

I call bullshit on the Noah's flood/ Grand Canyon story

nancy grace spoof on SNL

I think I just had a change of heart on the death penalty

BUSH Praises Fair Trial For Saddam-While Denying Justice In America

Super Size Me is on MSNBC

Nation plans 5 days of mourning for Ford (for real??)

How does , GORE/CHAFFEE 08 sound?

I just got done watching the Boys of St Vincent

Do we really WANT to know the 'truth'?

until Ford died, I didn't know Rummy/Cheney

Press coverage of our peace vigil last night!

James Brown's Service on CNN! It's rocking!

Poppy was Saddam's footstool. Saddam was Shrub's footstool. Ad infinitum.

Unedited video of Saddam execution (**Graphic**)

SICK! Local NBC affiliate shows Saddam with noose around his neck

Saddam's body turned back over to Americans and taken to Tikrit?

IMAGE FROM ITALIAN PAPER ON US HANGING OF SADDAM- SAYS IT ALL

FAT ASS HASTERT and dick cheney are a joke almost knocked over Mrs. Ford

Betty Ford: A First Lady with a legacy wider and more lasting than her husband's

Snuff Photos on the Cover of the Sunday NY Times

The emperor with no clothes (vigil photo)

Mr. Bush...... I`ve a favor to ask when you finish your bike rides.

I'll bet the White House won't be talking much about Jesse Jackson's comment.

Weirdest Science Stories of 2006:

I finally figured out why fundies are so adamant that being gay is a choice

Kids Save Horses Headed To The Slaughterhouse

World Leaders Condemn US Execution Of Saddam

World's Oldest Mom Bears Twins at 67! I still have six months to wait to break this record!

I, College Republican, having avoided service ...

Troops understand the lies. This is from an article on AOL:

did ya all just see ford's son push cheney out of the way and take hold of Betty's hand

PORTLAND DU MEETUP - Dec 30th - Keep Kicked

I'm not one for losing it in public, but...

War Crimes Act of 1996, ... Bush, Rumsfeld etc...Death Penalty?

We may be as susceptible as freepers to the tactics of a demagogue.

So, who is going to hold the executioners to account?

what do you hope to accomplish with your next post on DU?

Richard Clarke-'Bush Admin=Grown-Up 7 Year-Olds Playing Herd Ball With Iraq-As Fires Burn Elsewhere'

"Do you ever think about things that you do think about?! " - From Inherit The Wind

Is Ted Stevens drunk?

Texas man races pigs and sells sausages near planned mosque site as protest

Did Bush's hooded Saddam executioners look a lot like the head choppers in the Nick Berg video?

As a lifelong Democrat, I say RIP Gerald Ford. You were a good and decent man.

Soldier Reacts To Saddam's Execution: "What Will Be Next Story They Tell Us To Keep Us Over Here?"

IMPEACH BUSH - for His Own Good - He Is Morally Bankrupt & Criminally Insane (Baltimore Chronicle)

How the US Armed Iraq - In the Loop: Poppy's Secret Mission (Waas & Unger)

Public needs to get versed in 'Perception Management' - the sooner the better.

I would like to hear about your opposition to the Iraq war.

I'm for IMPEACHMENT

Kucinich on Saddam Hussein - Accountability

Jesus on toast, Virgin Mary on a tree, Mother Theresa on a roll....

Remember the Oregon man who spelled out F*** W in holiday lights on his roof last year?

Are corporations run more efficiently than government agencies?

Strange Days

Maybe it's time ...

While You Were at War . . . By Richard A. Clarke

Sen. Boxer Recalls Award to Muslim Activist

DUers, CLICK here to SMILE - 100% unrelated to anything serious :)

How can you be pro choice but have a problem with the death penalty?

I WOULD go see the Chimperor's body lying in state

"him who is??!" Did he just say that? "Him who is the ressurection?"

Josh Marshall's Incredible Rant about Saddam Execution!

Was it just me or was Cheney talking up The Pardon in his remarks

"Saddam Gassed The Kurds"...some food for thought.

Why We, Some Patriotic DUers, Are "Moaning" Over Saddam's Execution

Am I the only member of DU that's glad Saddam is dead?

John Edwards comes home to Chapel Hill and crowd of 5000

Shaking Hands with Saddam Hussein: The U.S. Tilts toward Iraq, 1980-1984

FT Article: Cheney faces troubled new year

rEpUbLiCaNhOtTiE IV & a half--New Year's Resolutions

Why I Oppose The Death Penalty

Witness: Saddam Hussein argued with guards moments before death

Terra! Terra! Terra! NYC police, looking like storm troopers strongly present at Times Square

I'm not real sure why you want to do this. Care to share?

Bush beats Saddam in AP "Biggest Villain" poll...25% vs. 6%...

"After all, this is the guy who tried to kill my dad at one time."

2DTV - Banned George Bush Advert - Why It Was Banned

Bush versus Bush

Bush gets outpolled by Lucifer

Tom Schaller, author of "Whistling Past Dixie" on Rocky Mountain west and Southwest.

Blogger video: Edwards Announces in NOLA!

Noah's Flood Created Grand Canyon

Christmas Warzone

A Constitutional Duty: IMPEACH IN 2007

Hey, I like the sound of this

Ford a f*ckin' Fraud

New Jersey: Invoking Jefferson's Impeachment Protocol

Making the World Safe for Terrorism: bin Laden Must Try Harder

Edward's supporters and curious undecided people

What Did Saddam Tell Ramsey Clark - When Will Clark's Book Be.....

Overflow Crowd Greets Edwards' Tour (New Hampshire)

Rev. D. James Kennedy hospitalized after suffering heart attack

I have the fist picture of Sadaam execution but I must WARN GRAPHIC

Buy A Piece Of The Rope That Hung Saddam On E-Bay..........

The Week in Political Cartoons

Speaker-Designate Nancy Pelosi Statement on the death of Saddam

Quote from AP

Huckabee says he won't SCARE Democrats!!

Saddam, thanks for the memories

"Pro-Life" groups condemn Saddam's execution

Anybody else think the Shiite conducted this execution in a deliberately insulting manner?

Edwards dives in with new theme

Soldier makes sense of Saddam hanging

Saddam's execution: Nothing more than another "Mission Accomplished" moment.

77 killed as carnage grips post-Saddam Iraq

34 hours of Saddams hanging designed to bolster Bushies numbers?? WTF is going on here???

need help--a quick link to the pic and info debunking that "kerry alone in iraq" nonsense

Norah O'Donnell is expecting-

Which was worse: The invasion of Kuwait or the invasion of Iraq?

We've always had Saddam! "Thanks for the Memories" Saddam ...video

Geraldo Rivera re: Gary Gilmore. If other media types ascribe to this, f*** them!

Hagel quitting politics?

Bu**sh**'s New Year's resolution ...

Deleted-Dupe

A drunken rant on the lies my father told me....

Baath Party Urges Iraqis To Avenge Saddam Execution

Which Republican candidates would make it easier for us to win?

Today I listen to Monster & re-read A Handmaid's Tale

CNN Poll: "Will Saddam Hussein's hanging help bring stability to Iraq?"

"Pee Wee" Forum

WARNING!!!! Sadaam hanging this is the real deal

OAC: Live Blog from Chapel Hill, NC today:

CNN: One of Saddam's executioners yelled "long live Muqtada al-Sadr."

Casual Friday for Saddam's hangmen: Two legacies in one image.

The Nation: The MVPs - Most Valuable Progressives of 2006

IWR apologies - my two cents

We Can't Ignore Iraq's Refugees by Edward Kennedy - WPost

George W. Bush, Hillary Clinton Most Admired Again

Julian Bond, Dissent, The Supreme Court , and the 1st. Amendment

WARNING!!! Graphic hanging of Sadaam everything except the snapping of the neck

Why Did 3,000 Of Our Soldiers Need To Die For This One Death?

What Do Gerald Ford, Sadaam Hussein, & James Brown Have In Common?

speaker pelosi

Watch Fox now for replay of Cheney/Steven Ford interception!

Saddam's summary trial and execution was a grave injustice

Kucinich doesn't completely believe in the first amendment.

Anyone find it disappointing Bill Clinton was a no-show at the James Brown Apollo showing

Gerald Fords Funeral

Horrors! A "multi-millionaire" candidate who focuses on poverty.

'Why I Object to Testifying Against Lt. Watada' ...by Sarah Olson

Anyone who supported 'Shock and Awe' had best not say that

It's disrespect to President Ford and to his family that * isn't in Washington

Matthew Rothschild (Progressive Magazine) nails it on the head regarding Gerald Ford

Edwards rejects 'surge' of troops in Iraq

John Edwards, Now Seasoned, Elbows His Way Into the Field

Senate races in 2008

I found Rev.Sharpton and Jesse Jackson's coddling of Micheal Jackson at James Brown's funeral

"A president who knowingly and deliberately violates U.S. criminal laws..."

A one sentence post.

Why I support Edwards, IWR vote, apology and all.

Bush = Death. That is the Bush Junta's entire legacy. Death--and greed.

Reasons NOT to nominate an IWR signer in 2008.

We say "Revolution"! They say blah blah blah. We say HCPB's NOW. They say blah blah blah. We say the

Riverbend compares Iraqi death figures....an Iraqi father mourns his son.

About IWR- DON'T ENABLE THE ENABLERS

Does it strike anyone but me as counterproductive that there are 6 threads on the IWR

I guess it's best that our Democrats aren't speaking out about Saddam's death.

John Edwards: greatest threat to US is China and radical Islam...

THE DECIDER: A Brief History Of Bush In Action (Inaction?)

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