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Archives: December 7, 2006

Anybody Seen a Molly Ivins column Since Nov. 23rd?

7,000 a Year Die in U.S. Prisons

Cash-Strapped Homeowners Can't Make Payments

URGENT: Vote in this poll & help get Coulter dropped from a newspaper

Amy Goodman: It's the Bigotry That Should Be Silenced

What Is Conservatism and What Is Wrong with It?

Somewhere A Banker Smiles -- Muffled Noises From The Ranks Of The Babbling Paranoid (Joe Bageant)

Elizabeth de la Vega's Criminal Indictment of George W. Bush Et Al.

THE INDEPENDENT (London): A damning indictment of a President and his policy

How Outsourcing Will Destroy America

Dennis Kucinich's Showdown With the Democratic Leadership

Conason; The Last Neocon

Oil for Sale: Iraq Study Group Recommends Privatization

Here's where you can get the ISG report

Poverty shifts to U.S. suburbs

NYT: "Pearl Harbor Revisited"

Economic Report: Corporate Holiday Parties? Who Cares?

Oil groups dream of day they can enter Iraq

Guardian UK: If Not Now, When?

Keep Your Eyes on the Lies (David Brooks) by David Michael Green

Supertelevangelistic Sex and Drugs Psychosis (MP3)

Who killed Bolton? Not the Dems — the GOP, that’s who

Bush-Blair split over report's key proposals

None Dare Call It Reason

Gendered Division Of Labor Gave Modern Humans Advantage Over Neanderthals

Novak: They Got Bolton

The Angry Voice Of The Mogambo (TOVOTM) (Mogambo Guru)

Hotel workers test positive for polonium - Yahoo News

Forget Iraq, What We Need Is a Panel on Bush: Margaret Carlson

Don't expect U.S. to create democracy in Iraq (lessons from Greece) (Mickey Z.)

Arab world welcomes Iraq Study Group report - CS Monitor

If the NCAA ran our presidential elections

Afghanistan's Priceless Treasures Hidden 28 Years Ago

WP,p1: Iraq Study Group Report reflects disdain of foreign policy establishment for neoconservatives

LAT: A pregnant pause in the right wing

Do-Something Congress =WaPo Editorial

'I'll flee the country as soon as the US leaves'


Iraq Remedial Study Group --Animation by Mark Fiore

Democratic Wave in Congress Further Erodes Moderation in GOP

"Realists" rebuke Bush, neocons

Poverty follows families to the suburbs

LAT: The Iraq Study Group Report: Blunt talk for an audience of one

NYT editorial: Iraq Study Group provides political cover -- if Bush has the sense to embrace it

Citizenre Introduces Home Solar PV Rental Program

Please consider giving a gift that keeps on giving from Heifer International this year:

Texans Overwhelmingly Oppose Gov. Goodhair-Backed Plan To Fast-Track 11 Coal Plants

GM''s Wagoner Just Can't Stop Talking About Electrics & Hybrids - Globe & Mail

UK - McDonald's Shuts Down In Devon Town Famous For Its Food - Daily Mail

Nearly Half Of Iraqi Marshlands Restored Through Joint Japanese-Italian Project - AFP

Flood And Wind Warnings Across Britain - Also Warmest December Night Ever Recorded - Daily Mail

Australia Sends In The Army To Help Fight Bushfires - Reuters

But ... but ... ('TOON)

And It Only Took Five Years! EPA To Test Lower Manhattan Dust Beyond Ground Zero

Federal Wildlife Agency Won't List Disappearing Eastern Songbird as 'Threatened' Species

China May Overtake US As Top Total CO2 Emitter Before 2010

23 States Plan Far Tougher Mercury Control Measures Than Federal Plan - CSM

Update: Maine, 6 other states, sign regional greenhouse gas draft rule

Plastic particles destroying oceans

Companies convert CO2 to auto fuel (AZ)

Russia to airlift bomb-grade uranium from Germany (former E. Germ. research reactors)

Tax aid called green light to energy saving for manufacturers(CF Bulbs)

Tax Break Bill May Open Gulf Drilling - AP

(H2) Fuel Cell to Light Holiday Tree at State Capitol (CA)

Partial recovery for Iraq marshes

New Congress likely to push national standard for renewable electricity

Six hurt as tornado hits London

State approves Lower Saucon power plant (landfill methane, PA)

State regulators set standards for renewable energy sources (NC RPS)

Last Minute Move Would Delay EPA Rule (dust and soot) - AP

Israel Rejects Iraq Study Group Proposals

LATimes: His cause is the Holocaust

Israelis piqued by nuclear "confirmation"


Hezbollah leader accuses Siniora of working with Israel during war

Here we go again

Terrorists rejoicing over new Baker report

Israeli Arabs seek autonomy and veto on government decisions

Thank You, Jimmy Carter

Israel stands by vague nuclear policy

An interesting post from GD board.

Another nail in Cockburn's credibility: Didn't believe in global warming

Please Don't Report Your Suspicions To The Government

lawrence vs larry a google search on Makram Chams.

Openmindedness on the subject of 9/11.

The Mahablog >> Dear Conspiracy Theorists

Flight 93's tail section is M.I.A.

New Dilbert cartoon pokes fun at electronic voting

Any takers?

Remember the Pinto or Why Isn't the Performance of Our Voting Machines as Important as

Election Reform, Fraud and Related News, Thursday 12/7/06

FLORIDA - Voters Describe Voting Machine Failures in Sarasota County

GOV DEAN: "You CANNOT Seat Someone If You Don't Have An Election That's Valid"

Burglar rummages through SUV at funeral home, finds bodies

SF Chronicle: Democrats warn Bush on Iraq funding: New majority will seek to influence war policy

Food-safety fears revived as Taco Bell pulls onions

The GOP's Southern Exposure

Iraq Study Group Settles Debate Over 'Negative' War Coverage (under reporting)

(Wes) Clark writing book to be released in '07

Bush 'Privacy Board' Just a Gag

DCF told: Treat inmates now

NATO convoy bombed in south Afghanistan

Militants kill district chief in Afghanistan

Iraqi police targeted in bombings and shootings that kill at least six

AP: 4 sentenced to death for firing on U.S. warships (Jordan)

AP: Terror attacks feared in Philippines

8 People Die During Gang Feud in Haiti

Liberia torture case to be tried in U.S.

AP: Germany Ends Probe Against 2 Soldiers (Afghanistan photos)

Iraq and Kurds fail to agree on budget, oil

Iraq study group to testify on report

Senators Crapo, Lincoln, Baucus, Grassley Praised by National Environmental Leaders for Introducing

Bush, Blair to meet to discuss Iraq

Call to lift US Kyrgyz immunity

CAN chief worried about exclusion of Bolivia, Ecuador from anti-drug reward act

48 bodies found tortured in Baghdad (Wednesday)

Iraq plans international, regional summits on its fate

Olmert disagrees with U.S. Iraq group

UN urges freedoms for Arab women (BBC)

State Agency Whistleblower Gets Job Back

After 3 weeks, no word on abducted contractors

Bush to present policy changes by year-end(maybe)

Troops doubt pullout is possible by '08

AP: Congress Reaches Broad Trade, Tax Deal

US forces in Iraq say kill 14 rebels with tank fire

Slurs Used in Attacks on Muslims in Florida, Ohio Says CAIR

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday December 7

2 Professors Among 23 Killed in Iraq

AP: Congress to Keep Alive Iraq IG Office

NYT: Democrats Set to Press Bush on Privacy and Terrorism

Probes dismiss imams' racism claim

CNN: Six injured as tornado hits London

Warning over spiralling Iraq refugee crisis

Brownback tells AP Iraq should be split

Chavez, Silva relaunch South American gas pipeline studies

Seminole Tribe buying Hard Rock cafe business

Senator gives global warming alarm a final cold shoulder

Anderson Cooper To Debut On '60 Minutes' (this Sunday)

NYT/AP: New Mexico Governor Richardson Decries Border Fence: "Monument to demagoguery"

Cash-Strapped Homeowners Can't Make Payments

Senate approves FDA chief nomination

Oil groups dream of day they can enter Iraq

HP pays $14.5m to end 'spy' probe (BBC)

US Senators (Schumer & McCain) propose to track sex offenders online

Americans skeptical on use of force: poll

Poverty shifts to U.S. suburbs

Another roll call for an infamous day’s survivors (Pearl Harbor anniversary)

No End Visible In Goodyear Strike

Whirlpool to sell Hoover floor-care business for $107 million

New Jersey voters favor gay civil union law: poll

Korea: Another Bone Fragments Found in US Beef

Report Says Oil Royalties Go Unpaid

Forecaster predicts busy 2007 US hurricane season

Shuttle night lift-off postponed (BBC)

Wal-Mart Drops Newly Hired Ad Agency

Bush says new approach needed in Iraq

AP: Traveler risk system may violate ban

Bush: No early Iran-Syria talks

U.S. port security unlikely to stop nukes: experts

Warm welcome in Washington, cold shoulder elsewhere

Global Warming is Reducing Ocean Life, Increasing Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide, Say Scientists

Man loses case, wins sympathy (FL Pain Meds Case-25 Yrs Upheld)

Bush: To win in Iraq, beat extremists

Dueling Views on Diplomacy Pit Baker Against Rice

New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson: 'I Am Running' in 2008

Charles Taylor's son charged with torture

(WTC) Dust tests brushed off

One day U.S. Iraq death total rises to 11

Government motion on same-sex marriage is defeated (Canada)

Controversial Leader of 'Ex-Gay' Therapy Group Steps Down as Criticism Mounts

(AP) U.S.: Padilla's Time in Brig Irrelevant

2 'caged' children testify about alleged abuses

Bush's father to visit post-coup Thailand

Litvinenko contact 'is in coma'

US opens new Guantanamo camp jail

Australian navy to shoot at fish poachers

Israelis piqued by Gates nuclear "confirmation"

FEC Chairman to Resign From Agency

Australia:We spurn US on new Iraq role

Bank Of America Outsources Benefits Administration

Renowned cancer scientist was paid by chemical firm for 20 years

Ex-KGB spy 'was poisoned in hotel'

Rep. Huntley: Ruling Confirms Minnesota Can Protect Medical Marijuana Patients

Democrats Will Try to Block Pay Raise

Report says Saudis are major financers of Sunni Insurgents

Consumer borrowing plunged in October

European Socialists eager to work with U.S. Democrats

Wall Street sees wave of U.S. public asset sales

Prince Charles to Use Commercial Flights

Ros-Lehtinen Selected Republican Ranking Member of House Committee on International Relations

Ecuador's president-elect heads to Brazil for meeting with Silva

Houston Suburb Objects to Mosque Plans

House prices plunge: All Hub gains since March ’04 vanish

Gen raps Blair for betrayal

AP: Lawmakers Agree on U.S.-Indian Nuke Bill

Kurdish leader blasts Iraq group's report

Protest vessel plans to ram anti-whaling line home to Tokyo (Sea Shepherd)

CNN/AP: Bush EPA: Leaded gas may return, along with lower standards

Students Cry Out for Freedom in Large Demonstration at Tehran University

Powell on Iraq: 'It looks like, smells like and ... is a civil war'

_______ should be included in the Olympics

Let's play Rock-Paper-Scissors! I'll start...

Lilly to the Cubs and Garcia to the Phillies?

are you in for a penny, a pound, or are you in for a penny in for a pound...

South Park is hilarious - teacher is dating a kindergartner

Hey, Where's Rev_Acts04?

Sweet! Every issue of the New Yorker, to April 2006, on a USB drive!

Here's a pic thread idea: Post a pic of you by a computer screen with DU on it

Merry Christmas, Y'all ...

I think I know what Mary Cheney is up to.

Know what I'm getting real sick of?

My head is exploding!

This is the Lounge, right?


OOOOH yeah!

I'm getting marred next week!

Does God Approve of Our Yuletide Rituals?

I think Oeditpus Rex and Tyrannosaurus Rex are one and the same.

Should I go into the Mac forum -

Help me out here

Favourite MXC challenge?

I am going to back off for a while.

Mom's Brain Surgery Update

Why do they do this to cats (Attn: Flaxbee)? (Dial-up alert)

Schadenfreude: I saw the ex, she looks like hell

I can't say enough great stuff about Netflix.

I will be very happy when 2006 is finally over.

I Will Leave Forn Policy To The Grown Ups

chapstick time

Weed arrested for marijuana possession

I got stopped for speeding yesterday!!1!! (GRR)

Important advice

Accused Foot Fetishist Sentenced For Calling Teens About Their Feet

So I have to take TWO finals today and my boss says she REALLY needs for me to work on top of it

Bulletin: GD is debating whether Al Gore is fat.

Please help me help a Fellow DUer - Straight Story - X Post GD

Practical Jokes.

So, today is my Crim Law final.

Dangerously Amused, are you whoring my drunken antics?

I'm feeling festive today.

The Seminole Tribe of Florida is Buying the Hard Rock empire cheap

Driver Hits Deer, Ties It To Roof Of Car, Collides With Police Officer

Post here if you know what I'm talking about.

Which network late-night band do you like best?

I just got my first

My 12 year old cat is on her way out. Lumbo-sacral disease.

Oregon: A sad ending for the search of missing SF Man.

The future of humanity may rest on the results of this poll.

What is a non-slut? What number makes you unslutty?

Am I A Moonbat?

No thanks. Coffee goes right through me!

What's your favorite breakfast?

John Leguizamo will be on "My name is Earl" tonight.

Day three without a cigarette. It's getting better. But the headache is killing me.

So, today is my crim son final.

Stupid people on drugs are the best.

chipstack time

Which celebrity would you least like to see with a gun?

Why aren't the smilies moving?

Did anyone here learn to cycle at an adult age?

I can't say enough great stuff about porn flix.

18 posts to 15,000

Half-day of school. Hell yes.


Thanks to petersond... this is 15,000

I have a horrendous craving for chicken cordon bleu.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 12/7/06)

Is there a cd scratch repair that actually works

What is it?

I need a little cooking advice please.

So my gas company charged us a $50 dollar service and delivery fee this month.

Oh I love Craigslist!

Last night I dreamed that someone loves me

On a scale of 1 to 5: How scary are you?

Lance Henriksen (has been actor) is an asshole!

Damn, I need Nerd Help too!

Would you take your children to the Theatre on Broadway (NYC)?

Bald is the last prejudice.

Retro Fun! 50 Greatest Commercials of the '80s.

NERD HELP! Please!!

Tech question on browsers.

Anomie, anyone?

Care to waste a few hours reading comics? I have a suggestion!

Did I miss today's Top Chef thread? (possible spoilers)

QUESTION: "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year"

Had to write a new company email policy for work today - People Are Idiots

I can't believe I never got into Ween until now...

Which evil laugh is best: "Bwa-ha-ha-haaaa"!, or "Mwa-ha-ha-haaaa"!?

Der Feuerwehr!

Holy hell a house on the street behind mine is on fire

Hawai`ian DU'ers: I need "Aloha" etiquette

WTF? I just got a nasty email from the IT guy about forwarding chain mail.

looking for good democratic job websites

Merry F*ing Christmas to ME! Losing my job at the end of the month...

bonhomie anyone?

Bigfoot Question: What are your thoughts on the Patterson film?

Apple: Evil liberal conspiracy

Is the old "rumor" about sex ending after a dinner true?

Would you be flattered or insulted if you were offered money to do the deed?

Ennui, anyone?

Can you all see the Google ads?

Evangeline Lily

I do not apologize for my race remark.

Did you know that I'm a "f*cking b*tch"?

Are they trying to tell you something?

how old were you when you first farted (got gas)

Would you be flattered or insulted if offered money to do the dead?

A quest of sluttiness

Attractive Accents?


OMG, I have been dubbed "The Financial Aid Goddess"...

Shut up!! you are so Beautiful!! And Handsome!!!

Happy birthday Astonamous!!

Congratulations MissMillie!! 15,000 posts

On a scale of 1-5: how sexy am I?

We found a dead cat in a shipping container today

Anime anyone?

How much of the stuff that you get for Xmas, Hanukkah, etc. do you "re-gift"?

Teen murderer who killed because he was bored, says prison "too hard"

So who is the temp where you are?

So what is the temp where you are?

Who else changed their avatars to a seasonal theme?

Anyone know when these Christmas TV specials coming on?

Anyone besides me going to watch the space shuttle launch tonight?

What Movie you've seen in last 2-3 Weeks would you recommend for


Fingers crossed that my mom will be home from the hospital in a few days.

blech. I'm all bloated.

I suck.

Holy shit. Someone just killed themself less than a block up the street from my work.

Sleepy Sand - The Great Mystery of Life - What Is it? What Causes It?

Coming home

CaliforniaPeggy. PLEASE FORGIVE ME! I'm sorry, sorry, sorry.

Anyone here witness the Phoenix Lights in March 1997?

Need some help. I recently saw a small video online - a comedian who


So what can Bush do now??

Constitutional amendment to ban turkey basters?

I think Haruka and Joan Jett are one and the same

Dick Apologizes for Race Remark

Would somebody please explain today's "B.C." to me?

I am so very stressed out about school right now.

thanks for the mojo

Anyone else here addicted to Su Doku?

I believe that all threads in the Lounge are sex threads

Race Apologizes for Dick Remark

'Tis the season for me to become homicidal over chapstick.

Human Resources sucks.

Why is it that no matter what side of a closed door my dog is on,

Three Boston songs are on my computer.

For RetroLounge (PICS!):

Should people smoke in order to keep tobacco farmers employed?

Okay, fess up: what are your plans from 9-5, on Friday and Saturday?

A little love for lumberingbear please

Need Some DU Advice On My Mortgage!

I'm not a public speaker...

Emile Cohl "The Hasher's Delirium" (1910)

Steelers are going down

Man Tries To Pass Bad Check In Front Of 80 Uniformed Police Officers - Arrested

mash up christmas music

Oh, chaos. Another day and night of fuck me.

My mother: On Life, Hugo Chavez, Stephen Colbert, and Everything

Thanks for helping me with my school stress last night, loungies.

Be My Downfall Tonight!

I just saw Al Gore!!!

Does anybody know anything about German sausages?

Snots, post your confessions here

Snots, post your boogers here

Have you ever committed a PUI?

What should I change my name to?

Does anyone know what may chang is?

Singing In the Baptist Choir (A Humorous Tale)

What prizes will DUer #100,000 get?

The Ultimate Female Joke

youtube movie

Fav. Facebook group ever

Thursday, December 7. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

OMG--"The Fez" was in my dad's computer music files.

I'm considering giving Hallmark ornaments to everyone on my

I want to say something nice about Senator Inhofe.

32 down, 108 to go.

Ba. Na. Na. Ra. Ma.

Colbert is hilarious tonight.

Is it really UPS policy to leave packages in front of the door at an apt complex???

I have tomorrow off and I'm drunk already - ask me anything!

One final down, one more to take tonight... I look outside and it's snowing

"None Genuine Without This Signature"

Woohoo -- 1000+ posts!

If you could only posses five books and ten photographs,

I'm going to watch Survivor right now!

What do you gloat over?

Does anyone else get tired when they have a headache?

Gandalf the Grey, Garland Thief

Okay, so Britney Spears admits she went 'a little too far'

Some Holiday Funnies

I'll try here and I will give you one of my Zodiac heroine drawings.

Should be good for a laugh...

I love grad school...I love grad school...

Loving you is easy 'cause you're beautiful.

Do you believe a boy can be sexually assaulted by a girl?

Snobs: Post your confessions here.

A question of sluttiness

On a scale of 1-5, 1 being low and 5 being high: How chthonic are you?

Anyone know t he name of Jamie Foxx's production company?

Oh, fuck me. Another day and night of chaos.

So... I called in sick today...

Sending out love to MrsG

On a scale of 1-5: How sexy are you?

Cooper's Hawk eating a Sparrow

Do you like or hate holiday banquets and work parties?

So my eight-year-old (son) has the names of his future children picked out, already,

My German Teacher is going to fail me for no real reason!!!

FYI - Public Service Announcement

Hope all of our UK DUers are ok, hope no one was hit by the tornado they had in London.

Hey everybody - I had my 1st gallery show in NYC!!!

Do you play online Confess

Where did everyone go?

We need your help...please help us vote

Wow!!! I just got emails about enlarging my willy, pleasuring my partner, & getting 38 million USD!

Is the old "rumor" about sex ending after marriage true?

After I get DVR I won't have to watch that *@%& Eric "Wanker" Clapton commercial!

Do you play any online games? Confess!

Do you have sleep apnea? If you DO, please see a doctor... got the scare of my life with my Mom!!

anybody know what 19:20 is in US or whatever you call civilian time?

OK. Maybe three locked threads in 24 hour period on the DU is too much...

Celebrating the wonder of Oasis

FUCK! There's a huge palmetto bug FLYING around inside my house!

All I want for my birthday is a kick for this thread (link below!)

I have tickets for "Dreamgirls" this Saturday.

Vulcan Pug

how old were you when you first partied (got drunk)

It's... the NEXT PIC THREAD!!

It's morning on the Africam...

A fitness query for the gym experts:

One vehicle, one companion, one destination, one weekend.

some horses,a sunrise,a flower , a big dog, and a butterfly

Grammy Nominations out

Have you ever had the stomach flu?

Steve Guttenberg

My Christmas Tree (Photo Thread for Christmas Decorations!)

I am craving Olive Garden

Jay McShann, Leading Figure in Kansas City Jazz Scene, Dies at 90

Ever had bad times re: family inheritance?

Alphabetizing 5000 books

Does anybody know anything about German surnames?

Music snobs: Post your confessions here

Is the are you live in considered: Urban, Suburban or Rural?

Should I buy a Roomba?

Today's Richard Dawkins count!

Today's Sam Harris count!

Your View on God - Subjective or Objective?

Focus On The Family Endorses 'Satanic Role-Playing' Religious Warfare Video Game As Kid-Safe

St Paul's tomb unearthed in Rome

Excerpt from an interview with the Phelps family from 10/31/06

We have ourselves a great crop of threads going!

Bush sucks.

I'm Halfway Thru Dawkin's "The God Delusion," And It's Tremendous

A liberal Christian and the Great Commission.

deluded atheists...

Rebuilding in hurricane zones

Probe spies landers on Red Planet (BBC)

Church of Sweden gives gay couples church blessing

Jass Stewart is running for Mayor of Brockton, Massachusetts again!

A Pariah's Triumph--and America's

CBC: [Canadian] MPs defeat motion to reopen same-sex marriage debate

Mary Cheney’s Partner ‘Will Have No Legal Relationship With Her Child’ Under Virginia Law

Movie about gay marriage, gay rights

Rule V draft...

WTF: Phoenix Suns beat NJ Nets 161-157

UM chooses Shannon as head football coach

Bart Starr's other less famous sneak??

West Virginia Coach headed to Alabama??

Klinsmann withdraws from consideration as U.S. coach

A simple parable culled from GD.

Daily OM: "Serving the Higher Self - The Ego"

Why do I do this ? Crap.

Sen Kerry on CNBC now. n/t

New Mexico governor "considering" 08 run

People fighting against ISG


Anyone hear JK on Stephanie Miller?

This and that: Odss & Ends

Sully backhandedly acknowledges Kerry's ideas are part of ISG Report

This should put an end to Kos attacks on Kerry and the War

anyone see JK on Scarborough?

Attention all IWR experts, you might want to go to Kos and defend Kerry.

Hey -- gotta love THIS diary

OT: ARGH!!! Boston losing it's AAR station!

Digital cameras

What's on your Xmas wishlist?

And The December Theme is

now this a camera i would really like to have

David Horsey TOON: Bailing out to victory in Iraq

The ISG Report IS ABSOLUTELY WORTHLESS. It, like the administration, MISSES THE POINT a google search on Makram Chams.

PILOT HAD HUNCH: It led him to wife, kids

This thread needs some love...and know that it loves you...

Wal-Mart and the post rapture Militan Xtians w/Guns game..

RE: Mary Cheney's baby: I cannot believe a Christian would ever say this....

The liar and coward is STILL at it.

Russia not to extradite suspects in Litvinenko’s death

In A.D. 2007 War Was Beginning

Do The Bushman (TOON)

Those crazy eighties

I always miss all the good stuff...

Joe the King

If this doesnt scare the crap out of you, nothing will. THE GOODBYE WEAPON

Clifford May on C-SPAN 7:30

I'm Halfway Thru Dawkin's "The God Delusion," And It's Tremendous

So, what happens if we actually train the Iraqi army?

AP: Iraqi politicians, citizens play down significance of new report

We need a bush press conference NOW.

U.S.S. Arizona (Dial-up warning)

Inhofe's last days (as chair): Head Exploding Alert!

...helped a CIA officer and a Delta Force sergeant load two 105 mm howitzer shells into a vehicle...

I will leave forn policy to the grown ups

Native American wisdom.

"New Chair to Explore Economic Inequality"

Regarding the ISG..."A classic Washington compromise"

C-Span now! New Intel Committee Chair Sylvester Reyes "Washington Journal"

Is Imus blind, or nearly so?

AP: EPA Sets Final Sept. 11 Building Testing

"Kilpatrick Tapped to Lead Black Caucus"

Oil for Sale: Iraq Study Group Recommends Privatization (surprised?)

"Springer Pulls the Plug on Radio Show"

Nominee for NRA person of the year;

"Reality Show Features Gun-Toting Celebs" or... "Are you scared yet?"

"EPA May Drop Lead Air Pollution Limits"

Iraq Study Group Report PDF link-Read it first!

Thursday's filled with capers, capons, critters, crib-wetters, and . . . CAPTIONS!!!!


Radical Fringe Toon Thurs 12/7 - just a little change of pace

A Rat and a Stone

Obama Petition available

Reyes (D) Intel Chair on C-SPAN - NOT impressive. Shoulda picked Hastings!

The fall of the house of bush.

The Kumbaya choir is making me ill.

Hawks meet to lick wounds (Joementum too)

I highly doubt that there is flowing water on Mars...

Chuck Grassley (R) pissed off about redacted reports

Today is Pearl Harbor day, has humanity learned anything?

DemocracyNow discussing ISG OIL Privatization recommendation now...

My question about the Cheney Baby

Bush Considering Doing Away With Lead Air Pollution Limits

Iraq Study Groupies Panetta and O'Connor reachable on npr right now

US Government abandons Marine in Philippines rape case

Bolton's Departure Leaves Ranks Thin At State Department

Andrea Mitchell Moran Comment:on MSNBC this AM

Bush Administration Sought To Cut Payments To Sickened Nukes Workers

Pubbies whine about having to work a 5 day week....

Santorum and Bunning voted against Gates, does anyone know why?

Has The ISG Addressed The Elephant in Iraq aka: The American Embassy?

Continue to Rest in Peace Shipmates - Pearl Harbor - 65 years ago today

What do Santorum and Bunning have in common? Well, besides that...and that too...

Need to DU this two question poll on Bush Sr from Dec 5

Fed Anti-Torture Law Used for First Time, Ever. Son of Ex-President Charged

Gore's not running, he's too fat

A pregnant pause in right wing

Kerry on the Stephanie Miller show

"What’s the dollar value of a starry-eyed idealist?" ( in DC Today?)

"Andy Rooney Is Internet Hoax Victim"

Bush 'Privacy Board' Just a Gag

freeper post of the day

Pearl Harbor survivors meet for last time

ISG--Iraq war a failure, but give it another year anyway.

If your presidential primary candidate loses, then what will you do?

Spector Signals That He Will Join Dems To Restore Habeas Corpus

has anybody watched LINK TV.. it is on Satellite, is it available on Cable.. how is it.?


Iraq Study Group Calls For Complete Privatization Of Iraqi Oil Industry

Please help me help a Fellow DUer - Straight Story --->

Anyone know of alternate stream for Airamerica Sam Seder??

$500,000,000 Won't Be Enough to Redeem Bush's Legacy with a Library

So why are we funding the embassy version of Neverland in Baghdad?

US media asks: Will Bush heed the Iraq report?

Trick question: Which SHAKESPEAREs has Shrub put on hold to read the ISG? n/t

So has georgie decided to cover up the gray?

NY Daily News: NeoCons Meet In White House for Last Supper. Everyone there!

E&P: Tony Snow Battles David Gregory on New Iraq Report

Louisiana's 2nd CD run-off election this Saturday

Why did Santorum & Bunning vote no on Gates?

Why is "Pearl Harbor" viewed as such a dirty, treacherous deed?

The Saudi perspective on US withdrawal from Iraq?

Santa and the Mainstream Media today

Canadian vs. US workplace?

Fox(faux) News declining viewership............

They're going to sell the ISG by having Bush/Blair oppose it...

Where's the Employment group?

The Decider and Poodle Press

the bushturd is sure needing a distraction about right now and that worries the piss out of me

Conservative Groups mixed on Mary Cheney's pregnancy

Surrender Monkeys? Grab a Gun, Sir Rupert The Scummy

US Indicts US citizen for committing torture overseas

Achieve the Objective. Achieve the Objective.

Need Some DU Advice On My Mortgage!

Bush/Blair presser sounds like, "Why I ain't listening to those fools"

Dixie Chicks Sweet Vindication..(who isn't embarrassed by Bush??)

The full lyrics to and video "This is Our Country". Kudos to John M. for getting this out there!

remember how Jeff Sessions talks to dead people?

"The 'ADULT' will be going to the ME" (Blair)--per Mike Barnacle just

Some quick help

Constitutional amendment to ban turkey basters?

"Way Forward" = complete BS

Until yesterday, WH exploited bully pulpit so well it was easy to forget there were other pulpits

Azzaman (Iraq): A Lawless Baghdad 'Descends into Chaos'

The end of the American Empire...would that be a bad thing for the average American?

I heard some talking head say that bush can rehabilitate ....

Israel Rejects Iraq Study Group Proposals

How come no one ever mentions James Baker as a Republican Presidential


BC does it again...

Breyer delays deportation of legal permanent resident on a midemeanor assault

Mary J. Blige, Dixie Chicks, James Blunt Lead Grammy Nominees

Another Russian spy poisoned, in critical condition

This administration reminds me of the kids in the movie "Lord of the Flies"

Carleton (University) students bar anti-abortion groups

What do you think that the repugs are thinking when they say...

The elephant gives birth to a mouse

I am proud of my 4-year old Granddaughter

Bush, "It's bad in Iraq." A list of problems that *'s war has caused.

The report is a stunning indictment of Mr. Bush’s failure - in Iraq and no less in Washington.


It's bad in Iraq. Does that help? No, but I'll tell you what would...

Retro Fun! 50 Greatest Commercials of the '80s.

In Mexico we work not to die and we die in our work!

Did your power go out in last week's Missouri/Illinois Ice Storm?

Can you imagine what would have happened if we HADN'T won Congress

Caption this pic of * and Blair

Bwa-ha-ha! Murdoch's "Surrender Monkeys" (Post cover) - ISG

Here is a link to the ISR - on Adobe

At the hospital today....

Der Mittenfuhrer's Midnight Judge Appointment Accused of Lewdness

11 U.S. troops killed in Iraq

Iraq is “quickly becoming the largest” refugee crisis in the world

Mountain Meadows Mitt flip-flops, back-stabs and sells-out on the environment

Who would be your fantasy President?

GOP making a mess for incoming Democratic Majority

Bush*/Blair they don't GET IT. Say Iraq is still WINNABLE.

I have a solution for those who say we can't quit in Iraq

Iraq refugee crisis threatening to spiral out of control, rights group says

What do you think about this bipartisanship...

Feds have been fudging the inflation, unemployment, and

Poverty follows families to the suburbs - Thank you GWB

Caption this pic of Bush talking to kids

Interesting factoid: How many women have served in Iraq/Afghanistan?

Do you have benefits at your job? If not, would you like to?

Did I ever tell you the story of the little Chimp that Couldn't?

So, I Guess Gramps Cheney Has No Comment On The ISG Report?

There are at least 3 different pdf versions of the Iraq Study Group report


Exxon Spends Millions to Cast Doubt on Global Warming...

Transcript Of Feingold On Countdown Slamming Iraq Study Group Report's Shortcomings

Happy Anniversary - Guy James!!!!!!!!

The New York Post Crosses The Line With "Surrender Monkeys" Cover

2:30pm EST TODAY! Bill Frist To Say Goodbye To The Senate (CSPAN2)

What does "Winning in Iraq" mean?

BUSH: "To Show You How Important This Report Is, I READ IT."

Need help on wills and probate law

FBI says U.S. criminal gangs are using military to spread their reach

Is the Free Market dead? And have Conservatives killed it?

Could Cons be supporting the cause of Dominionists?

Is Osama mentioned in the ISG?

My final opinion on Iraq! Raise taxes on the rich to pay for the war.

Pissypants and Blair presser transcript... get before they whitewash it further

For the people who have seen "An Inconvenient Truth"

3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division - 5 killed

I'm getting bad vibes from DU. It seems like we are always complaining.

Bush: "the fundamental question is:..Are we willing to change as the enemy has changed?"

President Pissypants and Poodle ----pix--->>>

OK, where was * just now? Saw him heading back to the WH around

What the ISG Report is REALLY ABOUT: OIL

New freeperism: "I say EXTREEM action is due."

Dilbert's comment on electronic voting

deluded atheists...

Best line in the 2026 film, "The Tragedy of George II"

4F Rush Limbaugh Calls ISG "Iraq Surrender Group"

"Nobody sang 'Kumbaya'"

"I talk to the families who die."

Say Goodbye To A Really Good Man:

There is no excuse for anyone who voted for the IWR, and they should NOT run for President

"You don't want dick cheney as president do you"? Gimmee a break.

Jan. 2005 Report: More gay linguists discharged than first thought

Any update by Skinner about the contacts he had with the Secret Service people?

Thursday afternoon TOONS....

Greg Sargent: Broderesque calls for "bipartisanship" mainly serve the GOP

"Sacrificing the few to save the many". A rant.

RWer's View of "What's Wrong With Hollywood".......Stereotyping!

James A. Baker III, seemed very pleased with himself on Larry King...

If I made a 3000 death, 300 billion dollar mistake at my job...

Was the ISG's purpose more to take away Dems' eyes away from Phased Redeployment than to take Bush's

Hey kid there is also no such thing as Santa.

EPA May Drop Lead Air Pollution Limits...

how old were you when you first partied (got drunk)

"The Nativity Project. A Public Witness to Keep Christ in Christmas," - story and pics

How would you rate Venezuela's Democracy?

Helen Thomas ON ISG: The equivalent of the U.S. telling them: "We broke it -- now you fix it"


A new Fiore - Iraq Study Group Monarch Notes -

Iraq violence has been underreported

Is Michelle Malkin a hate filled city?

Big GM seeds buccaneers Versus The People of India

Question about something on Randi

Any Realistic Solution To The Iraq Mess Begins With Bushco's Immediate Resignation

AP: Iraq Panel Concerned Over Al-Sadr's Army

Late-Night Political Jokes for Dems

C-Span 2 : Are you guys listening to the out-going Repugs cry-fest?

Bush / Cheney Remaining in Office will be a constant POISONOUS

Are there any laws about mailing sand?

Call Congress. RIGHT FUCKING NOW!!!!

Is there any one person in the world you would follow if...?

AP: Houston suburb objects to mosque plans

Breyer v. Scalia (ACS v. Federalist Society)

is there anything to the criticism the panel had no military representation on it..?? my mother

9/11 death toll: 2752

Pearl Harbor Day--Called my dad like I do every year.

My teach told us today that Rupert Murdoch owns LA Times now.

Great piece on CNN - snowjob, * and Blair with endless use of "forward"...

Is Bush in India?

Ray McGovern coming up on radio 4pm PST: links

Need some help on a satellite radio

GPS Is Not Always Your Friend

Two Million Iraqi Refugees

Iraq: Give the Iraqi Govt. One More Chance vs. Bring the Troops Home Now.

I Just Recieved A Swearing In Invite

bush's latest language misenmanglement

Ann. Coli defends torture

What would happen if we pulled out of the "Green Zone"?

Watch this great video on how single pay healthcare would work,

OK Kids... how about this one for your bumper..

Beyond Sago-Excellent series on mine safety

Here's a suggestion for Senator Clinton

Who's watching Bushie's circus on

TOON to remind all of what December 7th means

Breakfast with Dennis In Search of Peace by Cindy Sheehan

If 70% of the people want the troops out of Iraq?

A TOON for the Texas 23rd runoff (This Tuesday)

Snow: You Can't Snap Fingers, Get Arabic Linguists...

Christmas in New Orleans

Somebody please translate this 29%er freeperism for me, thanks!!1

(TOON) Steve Bell on Bush/Blair press conference

I've got a ticket to see George Carlin tonight at 8:00 ET. And Lewis Black on the 28th

Seminole Tribe buying Hard Rock cafe business

New rightwing owners kill AAR station

Guantanamo detainees going to new prison (across the base)

British DUers, give us some feedback on how the ISG report

Why are the same people, who made the wrong decisions on Iraq

Dubai Ports Cleared To Test Methods Used To Screen US Cargo

Would someone tell Tim Russert

Bush has called in an expert to save his foolish ass in Iraq...

Hey People! Stop With The Threats Already!

December tornado hits London

My mother: On Life, Hugo Chavez, Stephen Colbert, and Everything

(Ohio) State senator got workers' comp break for his firms

Mother says teacher ‘exploited' child

I posted something I thought was funny about George Bush and

Texas freeper-like ass to hold pig races to protest mosque

Set the Wayback machine to the years you were growing up.

Without commenting-those that haven't taken impeachment off the table

Don't Ya Just Love When You Come Across Some Bush Slam Unexpectedly In Your Local Community Paper?

Poll: Which bumper sticker?

Urgent Action on Net Neutrality. We can DU this!

NYT: Supreme Court 'declining in relevance'

Anderson Cooper To Debut On '60 Minutes' (this Sunday)

Listen up, George! We The People have spoken and the ISG elders

Iraq Study Group May Not Be A Plan To End War-BUT-It Does Ensure OIL STAYS IN US HANDS

Tantalizing TOONS, served best with a mellow merlot.. Here, have a taste...

Brownback calls for more family values

My 7th grader's political comment in social studies class...

Oil groups dream of day they can enter Iraq

And Now>>>>Steve Bell's Take on ISG

For This Brief Moment In Time, I Don't Care About Iraq; About The ISG; About Gates; About Bush.

Repubs are going to recommend no more "supplemental" spending...

5 "Never again" events have occurred during *'s residency.

Is this a sophisticated scam

Seriously: What is the Difference Between GW Bush & Hillary as to Iraq?

Just got home from seeing George Carlin live. VERY funny, new material....

Thought: The man with his finger on the nuclear weapons trigger, can't pronounce the word nuclear.

WTF: Phoenix Suns beat NJ Nets 161-157

Tax Break Bill May Open Gulf of Mexico to Oil and Gas Drilling

Senate Democrats, Following Iraq Report, Plan Hearings on War

Can anyone give me an answer to this question?

Giving the finger (bush)

Australian Government protecting Exclusive Brethren

Internet fuels rise in number of jailed journalists...

Too, Too funny.....

Accuracy in Media covered up a massacre in El Salvador

Sam Seder on Countdown!!

Another ISG HIdden Fact: - Saudis Funding Sunni Insurgents Who Are Killing US Soldiers

"Where's my drink?"

Anyone seen any anti-net neutrality campaign-style ads?

On one day the military reported 93 significant acts of violence. There were actually 1,100 that day

Let's help the repukes nominate...

I've become paranoid about using the telephone.

OK, Chimp has no intention of following any of ISG's report: so what can we do?

WOW!! I'm surprised Bush didn't fling feces at the reporters today

Light a candle ***with update***

"heh heh... heh heh heh... it's tough, we know that"

Bush will let Rumsfeld give another big contract to Haliburton for Gitmo before he leaves-& Congress

Any one hear or seen Alan Simpson on CSPAN this Morning

Rupert Murdoch's NY Post has "Surrender Monkeys" on the cover as a

Guilford (Vermont) man accused of stalking Muslim family

Please help with list of Clinton's accomplishments ---- and other things......

CNN now. Joe Kennedy, Citco, Chavez...

So. We can send our 18 year olds to boot camp. They can finish

Affiliation with a gang isn't a crime under military law

A link to say good bye to our Brother Joseph Randy Barnes Please sign

Raw Story: McCain taps 'Call Me' attack ad producer (Terry Nelson) to be campaign manager

Boston Gets A Clue: Local WingNut Talk Radio Ratings Drop Like A Rock

Suit by Iraqis and Afghans claims Rumsfeld ordered torture

Giuliani and Clinton lead in primary polls (Hillary has 20 pt lead in two new polls)

Bank-robbery suspect wants to put government on trial (Army Ranger vs war crimes)

If the ISG was reality based

Those Cialis commercials crack me up.

Soldiers who are victims of sexual assault while serving in the military are the unknown casualties

Did Blair say more than a dozen words today?

Vote in 2008 Presidential Straw Poll on Daily Kos, (Clark, Gore. Edwards, Obama winning)

Ex-Liberian leader's son faces U.S. torture charges in Miami

DU made "":

McCain a Maverick? I don't think so.

Vindication & Sadness

New Iraq strategy: US president should disclaim oil interest

Analysts: U.S. at root of effort to topple Lebanese government

Next D.C. Police Chief Talks About Single Parenthood

Are you "Fiscally Responsible?" Or "Fiscally Sound?" "Irresponsible or Unlucky?"

Do O'Reilly, Cavuto, Hannity, etc. own stock in any companies that

No End Visible In Goodyear Strike

If the President doesn't follow the ISG recommendations, Congress must stop funding a failed policy.

Dennis Miller: "I'm only conservative on the war"

Dubya reads?


Falwell’s Flub: Jerry-Rigged Policy Opens Door For Pagan Proselytizing In Virginia Public School

Lieberman, Collins set to announce new Iraq group

I Wanna Give a Shout Out to Lil' Dick Cheney!

Still not worried about McCain?

Another poll to DU. Note the impeachment option.

Thom Hartmann and Ed Schultz beat all other talkers in Seattle Arbitron ratings

The distinguished senator died

They all died in vain. What a terrible thing to say.

The GOP's Southern Exposure

An excellent letter in the NY Iraq Study Group

Iraq Study Group: Saudi citizens funding Sunni insurgents (and this is a Baker-led commission)

NEW VIDEO: UFPJ - Keep Hope Alive!

George Bush:

If Bush lost all composure, what would you want him to say?


Any Donald Westlake fans?

I Am SHOCKED! bush** Was TESTY Today With Brit Reporter!

Alps Warmest in Over 1,000 Years

A Young Republican Explains Why He Can't Go to War.

Anybody Hear Friedman On Imus This Morning?

The ISG report--I read this stuff so you don't have to.

"It must be some redneck thing."

"Will the president listen"? WTF kind of a question is that?

Hillary's too vane to be president (Arianna Huffington/LAT)

Global Warming Threatens Sea Life: Drop in species' food source found

Excellent REALITY Reporting From Baghdad, What A HORROR!

About the Australia bush fires (short animation link)

James Baker: Covering up Republican screw-ups since 1981.

Tony Blair, sexually frustrated poodle?

House passes bill to allow tithing during bankruptcy

To those who think god put w in office, did god screw up?

Corporate wins over the American dream...

Caption George W. Bush!

Would you pay to go see this Movie or just wait for the DVD?

Can you give me any background on the TV public service announcements for Darfur?

>>>>>>>>>>Oliphant Does It Again

Texan wants to have pig races on his property to offend Muslims

We really have to battle back this language about a "way forward" in Iraq

Bush Asked Whether He’s ‘Still In Denial,’ Responds ‘It’s Bad In Iraq. That Help?’ Heh heh heh...

John Bolton refuses to give exit interviews


They Never Begged Me for Oil

ANOTHER station drops progressive talk (1530 WSAI in Cincinnati)

Another roll call for an infamous day’s survivors (Pearl Harbor anniversary)

I know that it would never happen...and after 2000, i was pretty down on Al Gore...

Bush after receiving ISG report: "Where's my drink?"

Some people do anything for amusement. I guess this pic is supposed to be funny?

Impeachment = President Colin Powell, not President Pelosi

The Nation (Pakistan): "What the U.S. is doing to itself, no military power could do."

Damn, I've changed my mind. IMPEACHMENT is a priority.

Bill Richardson Announces Presidential Run! [UPDATE -- FOX LIES]

The worst thing about the holidays

Randi is going to be on LIVE in my area...Franken is gone!!!

Happy Birthday Eli Wallach!

Spokesman for Bush, "James Baker can go back to his day job."

How can people still have those stupid "W" stickers on their cars?

Sen. Harry Reid Says Thank You To Tavis Smiley and the Black Community

2 more years? bush can't HANDLE 2 more years.

Scallions traced to Ready Pac - they had the Spinach E-Coli Outbreak

Christian fraternity sues UGA

Human Rights Watch summary on Venezuela

Dixie Chicks grammy nominations!

Malkin: San Francisco is a hate filled city

So Bush Refuses To Accept Study Recommendations. Now What?

Requim for a Lightweight

Why is liberal radio stations being dropped across the country?

The U.S. is 'fomenting' the civil war in Iraq by arming and training Iraqis to kill each other

Who will be the President pro-tem of the Senate?

So who really picked the ISG members???

Girl, 13, charged as sex offender and victim . . .

"Strange Culture," Film About Steve Kurtz, Artist/Professor Charged By FBI, Premieres At Sundance

Renowned cancer scientist was paid by chemical firm for 20 years

Some of Distressed American's latest graphics

Shadow's Taxicab reports: "Get us home"

What is Arianna's Problem?

YowZa ::: Congressional Approval at 13%!

Outgoing Republicans trash the place

*** Thursday TOONs: Study Group ***

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Contrary to what his detractors say, Jimmy Carter was one of the most successful

The Bush Crime Family - Alien Lizards (A montage of Swamp Rat's art in a video)

*I* know when the next terrorist attack on American soil will be

No, you giggling psychopath, it really doesn't.

Feds want to seize home of a guy I used to know, not sure how I feel about it.

Hannity claimed today that Franken has quit radio


French presidential hopeful asks Howard Dean to set up a visit to the US

Pelosi: "It's really sad . . . Republicans never miss an opportunity, to miss an opportunity."

OAXACA: Human Rights Update


George W. Bush Is The First CATASTROPHIC President In American History

Are you an organ donor? If not please consider...

Just discovered a blog: We Have Failed

I think the last battle of Baghdad is probably underway now.

I just got rejected from a credit card for having no credit history

Seems our incoming Dems got sassy with Rubin today...Good for them.

can someone please give me a summary on the BCCI scandal?

Fighting Poverty - A Matter of Obligation, Not Charity | Human Rights Day - December 10

Sho time

Are the moonbat liberals out to fuck up the Constitution?

O'Reilly: U.S. may have to "level cities like Tehran"


It's December 7th, What was YOUR personal Pearl Harbor? Mine was today.

2920 "I'm waiting to hear the words 'I was wrong' Dick Morris, 4/9/03

Mandatory National Service

When they say ''Cut-n-Run''... (Now relevant again!)

JFK speaks about launch of Telstar satellite in 1962.

Lil' Wayne's FU to Bush

Lil' Bush - Episode 2 - Nuked

Lil' Bush - Episode 3 - Evolution

The Seven Dwarves: I believe that nicotine is not addictive

United For Peace and Justice (video)--Jan. 27--You're Invited

Flag Makeover

Nuclear Future

Am I the only one that thinks this is HILARIOUS?

Re: White House Caught Doctoring "Mission Accomplished" Vide

John Lennon - 10/09/40 - 12/08/80

Give Peace a Chance.

The American Style Media...*graphic imagery*...

The Voiceless -- John Edwards' Fight for the Working Man

The Bush Crime Family - Alien Lizards

Stephen Colbert Dances

Lil' Bush - Episode 1 (Pilot) - Hot Dog

Blast from the past - - the 1991 Gates confirmation Senate vote roll call

Some Republicans Take a Scorched-Hill Tack

Question to ponder.....

If Obama runs, I think it will handicap Edwards and take away a lot of his appeal.

The Day That Will Live In Infamy

Senate Democrats on Iraq Study Group Report

Anniversary of a Tragedy

Where is their outrage of fatherless due to Shrub's war? These wingnuts

Well wadda ya know. After all of Bush's fruitless bloodshed, we're gonna try some diplomacy

I guess we won the war on pollution

Cry me a river, Republicans

Pregnant Mary Cheney is making Freeper heads EXPLODE!

bush lied to coverup his failures according to ISG

According to Smirk, the ISG report proves the human being and fish can coexist peacefully?

My two cents worth.

Faux News

Robert Bryce: Omitting the Obvious with James Baker

Another Great Quote From Bush

Barney: "I could bite him"

The real reason that any Dem who vote for the war should have voted against Gates

The Greatest Generation will live in fame. How about us?

New York Post's classy cover on the ISG

The CYA - erm - ISG Report

Move over Tigris and Euphrates: denial is a river in Iraq

has ANYONE heard from Mark Foley?

Sandra Day OConnor

George Mitchell to be US ambassador to UN?

Parsing polls: "Liberal" still a "dirty word," "conservative" an acceptable one


"What now, Mr. President?"

On the father of Mary Cheney's hellspawn:

Candidate apologists, promise me one thing: if your candidate becomes prez, hold them accountable.

Bush: "It's bad in Iraq"

Rasmussen Reports cooking the books? Statistical experts check-in here

Empowered Democratic governors look to '08: They head states with 295 electoral votes (270 wins WH)

Would we be in Iraq today if Congress had done their job?

Giuliani: Leaving Iraq a 'Terrible Mistake'

Interesting sculptures of Political Figures

Seriously, has Hillary Clinton said anything at all about the Baker report?

"It's bad in Irag. That help?" retorted Bush..." very Nixonian, except gwb is inarticulate.

Listening to windbag this afternoon in the car and...

Has George Bush read the Independent Iraq Report yet?

The Poodle knocked * off balance when he stepped out first. Pics.

What Happened to the Foley House ethics committee Investigation ?

Dean: Dems should keep out Buchanan (Sarasota FL)

for DU's terminally weird

We need your help...please help us vote

$11.5 million added to Homeland Security to protect * in 2008

This is late I know, but that joint news conference....

House and Senate Republicans make a deal on veterans and military families

Jack Kingston conservative idiot or lazy f**kin' worthless conservative idiot

It appears the economy may be going into a slump before Dems take over?

Christine Jennings needs help. Request for affidavits

Stop following the Democrats; lead them instead

Smith Comma John: Human Being for President!

Chicago Sun-Times columnist: Hillary eyeing Clark for VP.

U.S. military spokesman says Kyrgyzstan shooting appears to come under immunity agreement

Bush and the Repubs are rebuilding their political cover...

Ahmadinejad's message submitted to Kyrgyz counterpart Bishkek

Forget W, they're trying to rescue the "Pub party

Your view ...... is Russ Feingold growing into the role now unfilled of Paul Wellstone?

Look what these Rethugs said about impeachment then; what about NOW?

Iraq Casualty Count: 2922

It took a year, almost to the day.....

Watching the Poodle

Unity08--are there ideas here that Dems need to look at?

Why did they need a 2/3 vote in House for fetal-pain bill?

"Whenever the American people feel empathy for a foreign poeple, it makes me queasy"

Senators give their opinion on ISG report

How long before Repubs filibuster Democratic legislation?

MP in Canada defeat banning Same Sex Unions motion 175 against.

A bad precedent for whistleblowers (Stephen Heller & Diebold)

Clark or Gore?

Petition for redeployment of troops from Iraq. (Boxer petition)

Why Does Fox Frame 2008 "Hillary vs. Obama" ?

Next-generation Bush moves to Fort Worth

Don't rush training of Iraqi forces -US commander

My theory on why the MSM is pushing the 2008 primary race so hard

DU's favorite House member......

Hillary leads the presidential pack

What do you think of Grandma Pelosi so far?

Arianna and Buchanan going at it on Scar.... n/t

Wouldn't you think the GOP would ditch Bush now?

Russert Whistling Past The Grave Yard...

Can't believe I missed this - Scarborough AND Buchanan saying 'Kerry's right' ???

A Turning Point for a Panel: 4 Harrowing Days in Iraq

Why Rumsfeld Got Fired

CEO Bush

Had an encounter a work today....I work in the deli of a biggish chain

Hot gossip from 2 Big Ten Professors of Political Science. bush is toast

Clinton/Obama or Gore/Clark

"I only hope that the President is listening."

"some commanders are worried about(IED's)increasingly used to target American Officers.

Which is more valuable?

What is the story with that other discussion forum..the LU. Anybody ever

New GALLUP POLL on Democratic Hopefuls (Obama and Hill fare best)

GOP Front-runner?

Fox brazenly declares the war on Xmas!

AFL-CIO Organizing Summit: It's About The Rights of Workers To Change Their Lives

How Rush built his radio empire.....

The Best Reasons Not to Impeach, And Why They're Wrong

Not another anti-Hillary Clinton thread...

"Barack Obama, Inc.".... the birth of a Washington machine (Harpers)

McCain taps guy behind racist Harold Ford ads as campaign manager

Save The Cheerleader, Screw The World!

1917...1917.....Remind yourself as you read.

This personified the civil union vs. marriage debate.

Questions about Bill Richardson

Don't EVER, EVER buy Domino's Pizza!

The Note reports Hillary will join Holy Joe at 3PM to announce launch of PSA video game ratings

Do you agree the recommendations of the Iraq study group are the best way forward?

Russ Feingold: How does he get elected?

No Wonder Daddy’s Crying (Mary Lyon)

TPM Cafe: Hillary thinks she can "win a bunch more states than Kerry"

Why can't more Dems be like Dennis Kucinich?

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My former life as a right-winger