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Archives: January 13, 2006

A Hearing About Nothing (Wash. Post)

GERALD RELLICK: A Troop Withdrawal Argument Tailored for George Bush

Finally, Respected Newspaper Calls Abramoff Scandal Largely Republican

Cheney Praises Stephen Hayes, Pushes SH/Al-Qaeda Link

Requiem for the Crescent City

Wealthy Senators shrewd investors?

Bush's 2007 budget to show cost of extending tax cuts - Bloomberg

"Back When Spies Played by the Rules"

The Singular Story Of The Cuban Five

Pat Buchanan: Might the Arabs Have a Point?

Bush Squeezes In Trip To New Orleans Before Fundraiser

Bush lies,propaganda falling flat

Gag Reflex, By Chris Floyd

Abortion Politics

Documents tie shadowy US unit to inmate abuse case

Bush in the Briar Patch

Dismal days ahead in Iraq

Taking on a nation (Abramoff too)

Sacred Choices

PR Posing as Science in Crop Biotechnology

Basra: What really happened

Rohrabacher still a friend ( Jack Abramoff)

A question of unlimited powers (Kentucky Post)

Diabetes and the trash food industry

Riverbend (Baghdad Burning) recalls friend killed in Jill Carroll snatch

BLAST FROM THE PAST:Halliburton Sold Iranian Oil Co Key Nuclear Components

Conason: Alito's ugly association (CAP)

NYT:Thrust Into Limelight and for Some a Symbol of D.C.'s Bite(Mrs. Alito)

Predictions of an Economic Hit Man

AMERICAblog just bought Gen Wes Clark's cell phone recs/$89.95

'Divine mission' driving Iran's new leader

SHEPHERD BLISS: The Four Horsemen of Industrial Society

Bush Authorized Domestic Spying Before 9/11

Blowing the whistle

""The Powers of War and Peace" - Berkeley Law Professor John Yoo

The Fed's Money Supply Armament is Underway

Bush defenders use tortured logic BY ANDREW GREELEY

MSNBC alito vote

Greenpeace co-founder praises global warming

Predictions of an Economic Hit Man

What was Pat Robertson Thinking?

What would you guess the real inflation rate is?

Should we do anything about Alternative Minimum Tax?

Any help with this Econ Blog post

Max Speaks article on inflation...interesting

DuPont buys bottled water that's tainted

California Passes Long-Term Solar Energy Plan

Pharmacy Chain to Put Solar on Nearly 100 Facilities

Coast to Coast AM tonight: Oil Debate- Jerome Corsi vs Michael Ruppert

India Rejects Biding Cuts In GHG Emissions - Reuters

12 states oppose Bush's change to `toxic release inventory' plan

US, Australia, Pledge Millions To Promote Fight Against Global Warming

Logging Biscuit Fire Site Lost $9 Million - Congressional Analyst

Sea Shepherd Willing to Withdraw in Return for Action from Governments

Tornadoes , Storms kill one in Ala., 13 children injured in Fla.

Rio Tinto CEO Threatens Carbon Tax Efforts With Offshoring, Higher Prices

Two Giant Icebergs May Be Threat To 350 Ships Of Argentine Fishing Fleet

New WW analysis of China/India trends- major changes urgent in world econ.

US & Australia Rejecting Even Carbon Trading Plans - Reuters

After Year 4 Of Record Arctic Sea Ice Loss, NSF Accelerates Research Plan

Thinking about James Kunstler

Greenpeace co-founder praises global warming

European Biofuels under attack by climate change experts.

Wind Energy potential for U.S. equals 1.5 times current total demand

Sun's Direct Role In Global Warming May Be Underestimated

High Natural gas prices may cut U.S. economic growth by 2.1 %

Reject the no-partner legacy

In the Shadow of Sharon

Rafah attack sparks outrage

A message for Olmert (from Saed Erekat - Haaretz)

Who really wants to negotiate an Israeli-Palestinian settlement?

Sharon's second `big plan'

Shin Bet: Palestinian truce main cause for reduced terror

Palestinians in Gaza Fear War Between Fatah and Hamas After Vote

IDF cantonizes West Bank, sealing in 800,000 Palestinians

How the suicide bomber saved Zionism

So which media org can we trust w/ giving us the truth on Palestinians

Building A Better Mirage: NIST's Cover-Up (Guns & Butter on KPFA)

On 9/11, were our land borders completely closed? If so, for how long?

PNAC 'phase 4' 9/11 plan almost here. Heading for Iran!

(Then they fight you...) An Electoral System You Can Count On

Mark Crispin Miller on radio TODAY (Friday) 4:30pm Eastern

So When Bob Fitrakis Is On Here Tonight @ 9:00

Over the e-transom! Diebold extortion followed by ES&S retribution?

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Friday 01/13/06

AZ Repub questions optiscans: Maybe Repubs can get a fair vote count.

All paper ballots for New Mexico: update

CA State Sen Debra will be on KLSD Radio, San Diego Sunday. Listen Live.

From CA State Senator Bowen: Three LTTEs re: Voting Machines

FITRAKIS CHAT: Here we go!

CA Public Hearing re: HAVA Compliance *** Wednesday, January 18th

BREAKING: Calif revolt against e-voting, counties want mail-in voting

text of NJ mandatory VVPB audit bill- please crtique

SoCal's newest nature preserves brighten urban settings

Road arguments remain divided

Proximity of Oakland airport to Downtown Oakland...?

Former GOP chair: dump Arnold

Good chance to meet a great congressional candidate (40th CD)

January 31 Convergence, protest Bush SOTU speech. --Anyone going?

Anti-abortion ad on BART angers activists

Judge Releases Plan Moving Iowa Towards Universal Health Care Coverage

Blouin vows women's and children's health issues director (DM Register)

From Hotline On Call - Why are republicans coming to the off-year

Habitat for Humanity ReStore opening in CR area

Ted Kennedy: Last Liberal Standing

WinXP: Ever set a web page as your desktop?

Dem candidate for Blackwell's job says it’s time for honest elections

Coleman's (ex) Media Advisor has tips for Eric

Gov. Dean in Columbus 1-18-06

Who to replace Sherrod Brown in the 13th?

I need better medicine

TX GOP should get out of the bullying business (GOP dirty tricks)

Dallas: Barbara Radnofsky in town, Jan 30th

From Public Campaign Action Fund, RE: DeLay and teevee:

Great News! Gregg Underheim will not run for re-election!

MJS - Foti might testify against Jensen

Green tries sleight of hand with Abramoff contributions; DPW calls him out

WMC helping pukes find a new name for TABOR

For you beef eaters, what's your very favorite cut of steak,

I was called a Libreal Idoit by a conservative supporter yesterday....

Reopen missile defence: Harper

Orchard offers support to Grits

NYT: After Alito's Testimony, Dems Still Dislike Him but Can't Stop Him

DeVos won't release tax returns (billionaire running for MI gov)

Schwarzenegger's budget: up with prisons, down with communities

Supreme Court rejects challenge to no-spray buffers around salmon streams

City dismissed as defendant in 7 World Trade Center lawsuit

UN mulls peacekeeping involvement in Darfur from African Union

New Garth Brooks/ Wallmart Video... ROFL

US missiles blamed for 18 deaths on Pakistan border

'Rockets' kill Pakistan villagers

Man Sentenced to 120 Years for Bomb Plot

NYT:Thrust Into Limelight and for Some a Symbol of D.C.'s Bite(Mrs. Alito)

Schweitzer criticizes Republican education record

Alaska governor wants state to buy pipeline stake

Web Site of GSA (responsible for computer security technology) Insecure

NYT: G.O.P. Sees Gain in Bribe Case Involving Louisiana Democrat

MEPs to study CIA jails claim

Two pilots killed in U.S. helicopter crash in N.Iraq

Bosses will make 800pc profit from QinetiQ sale (Bush1's Carlyle Group)

Starbucks 'bomb' was really a flashlight

Indian tribes worry about proposed restrictions on their casinos

WP, Pincus: Corralling Domestic Intel: Standards in Works for Reports

California Moves to Cover Gaps in Medicare - 15 Day Emergency Funding Move

Snow details tax breaks for hybrid cars

Taking on a nation (Abramoff too)

LAT: Liberal Groups Vow to Dig In (in Alito battle)

LAT: California Orders Help for Elderly as Medicare Glitches Spread

Straw Says U.K., U.S, Haven't Discussed Striking Iran

Army Dropped Abuse Probe, Records Show

Alito is only THIRD nominee not endorsed by National Bar Association!

Iran threatens to curb UN inspections

Spain-Venezuela deal barred by US

Merkel Seeks Better U.S. Ties; Guantanamo Clouds Trip

WP: 2 Million Displaced By Storms

Heat rises on German spies in Iraq, CIA activities

(AP) Wholesale inflation (up 5.4%/2005), retail sales climb

Sea Shepherd Willing to Withdraw in Return for Action from Governments

FOX News Poll: Homeland Security and Wiretapping

Venezuela donates more heating oil to U.S. poor

Santorum reaps money from lobbyists (#1 in '06 election cycle)

A victory for the whales (Argentine seafood company dumps Nissui)

SWAT team shoots armed Fla. 8th-grader

CNN: U.S. blocks Spain warplanes sale

Clinton says he didn't use warrantless wiretaps

IBM to develop Arizona voter registration management system

Report: Lebanon nabs 11 Al-Qaida militants planning attacks (Hariri link?)

Gonzales to testify on US domestic spying program

Four Marines Accused of Philippines Rape (Arrest Warrant Issued)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday 13 January

IRS Plan To Outsource Tax Collection Raises Security Concerns

LOU DOBBS 2nite - Able Danger + congressman weldon. Even Dobbs

Government says American(Airlines) cut benefits of military pilots

Iraq Super Humvees

Hertz puts you in the hot seat(Beware of New Contract Changes)

N.Y. court rejects challenge to contraception law

AP: Jefferson "perplexed" by aide's guilty plea; says he did no wrong

Alaska Volcano Erupts Twice in One Day

U.S. Companies Fined for Using Illegal Software (Patriot Perf. Materials)

Pakistani Military Sources Say Zawahiri May Be Dead

Two Killed When U.S. Chopper Shot in Iraq

Pentagon to families: Go ahead, laugh

N. Korea Kim missing

Sen Specter says will vote for Alito to high court

CNN reporting Al-Zawahari (Al Qaeda #2) may be dead

US court rules against Yahoo in Nazi memorabilia case

Gonzales to Testify on Domestic Spying

Bush Won't Close Guantanamo Prison, Despite German Request

Analyst foresees possibility of surgical strikes on Iran

NSA used (Baltimore)city police as trackers(of Peace Group)

Bush Admin. Launched Secret Smear Campaign Against Murtha...

CNN: bin Laden's # 2 man may have been killed

Abramoff Ties Raise Problems for Doolittle

Singer Tim McGraw Eyes Politics

Fast food steps up value menus

AP: Martinez to donate funds from embattled congressman to charity

Democrats plan to delay first vote on Alito

US targeted al Qaeda No. 2 in airstrike: media

Mail-in vote in (Calif) primary possible: other counties join Alameda

12 States Oppose Bush Plan on Pollution

Katrina cited as deficit likely to top $400B (Uhh, Iraq? CNN/Reuters?)

Democrats Start in the Lead as Election Year Dawns (Harris Poll)

Koppel says no to joining Al Jazeera

Investigator believes CIA flouted law in Europe

Guantanamo defence lawyers criticise tribunals

Defense Team Outnumbered in Gitmo Trials

'Divine mission' driving Iran's new leader

Saddam trial judge plans to quit

U.S. Army Helicopter Goes Down in Mosul

Shadegg Enters GOP Contest (for Majority leader; Club for Growth endorses)

Ukraine Wants to Produce Own Nuclear Fuel

Feinstein demands Rumsfeld explain UCSC spying

NYT/AP: Slain Reporter (David Rosenbaum, NYT) Honored at Memorial Service

New Medicare law trips up the poor

A columnist backed by Monsanto (fired for taking cash)

`Pentagon Papers' Judge William Byrne Jr. Dies At 75

Feds probe Mideast cell phone buys

Audit by Long Beach police finds dozens of shotguns missing

WP:The States Step In As Medicare Falters(SeniorsTurned Away, Overcharged)

Trader Tapes Excluded From Enron Trial

Court rules against sparing (Clarence Ray) Allen (execution)

NSA's Web Site Rendered Inaccessible

Kidnapped reporter rescued by chance in Iraq (not Jill Carroll, though)

Cingular Wireless fights back against cellphone record Websites

Cheney to visit Egypt, Saudi Arabia

Blair left in impossible position on war - Clinton

Mass. Homeless Shelter Chief Faces Charges

Spain, Venezuela override US military sales block

Army's rule on funerals straining honor guards

L.A. Mayor: City Is the 'Homeless Capital'

CBS/AP: State Officials Blast EPA Changes

Voter pressure to force Bush to quit Iraq: Murtha

USDA Using Satellites to Monitor Farmers

Charges recommended against Army officer at Abu Ghraib

Bloomberg: Former Lobbyist Admits to Impersonating Senate Staff (Update1)

LAT/AP: Sharon Remains in Coma 9 Days After Stroke

Saddam Trial Chief Judge Plans To Quit

Last Everglades Homesteader Relents, Sells

FDA eases its guidelines for drug testing on humans

US vetoes sale of Spanish planes to Venezuela

Chemical sneaks into Great Lakes

Yahoo/AP: Dems Try to Slow Alito Confirmation (demand vote delay)

CNN/AP: Starbucks 'bomb' was only a flashlight

Boston: Foreclosure filings go through the roof

USA threats after boycott support (Condi Threatens Norway)

Baseball officials visit Cuba to go over logistics for tourney (Bush ban)

Fla. Student Shot by SWAT Team Member

Chavez rejects anti-Semitic charge as imperialist propaganda (Reuters)

BREAKING...NEY To Quit House Chairmanship Position

We found Padilla's al Qaeda application, U.S. says

U.S. Senator Supports Outsourcing to India

Bush illegally spied on Americans prior to 9-11

WP,pg1:After Handover, Hussein Palaces Looted(by Iraqi security,officials)

Bush says wants to solve Iran issue diplomatically

Gore to deliver scathing speech Monday on 'constitutional crisis' in D.C.

AFP Clinton backs Blair as future UN chief

Christian groups oppose bill to establish Bible course

Laura Bush: America soon will have a woman in Oval Office

I have complete control of my appliances.

OK, Which one of you has my USB cable for my digital camera?

Damn. This has been a crappy week.

Gonna go take a shower

I just yarked tzadziki! Ask me anything!

To sleep, perchance to dream... (pic)

I am watching an old movie on DVD called Our Daily Bread it was directed


Smokers: Want some coupons?

OMFG - This is SOOOOOO Creepy!

Jack Thompson- Video Games Are A "Masturbatory Activity"

Faith and begorrah, I feel fresh as a natural spring!

Slackers have a new Couch!

Packers have a new Couch!

It's NOT raining!!!!

Anyone else here come to the conclusion that they aren't allowed to marry?


There doing the Murphy Brown Dan Quayle show

Do not wallow very long in negativity.

In case you wanted a mini dress that makes you look like Mickey Dolenz...

I know The Lounge isn't supposed to be political, but......

Creepy Photo of One-Eyed Kitten

WTF - Just watched Syriana (spoiler alert)

Headin' to DreamLand La-di-daaaa ah-yawn

Peckers have a new Coach!

I have taken to giving the "peace sign" to all cars with W stickers

Who wanted those baby names again?

I feel like dancing tonight....Anyone wanna join me?

So who is still around? Can we play a game?

Peckers get some new cootch!

It rained here today!

Nighthawks 58 (dial-up warning)

I will see you guys in 10 days!

Ooohhh, laaaaadies...guess who's about to be single...

A remake of "Brokeback Mountain" - about to enter its sixth year

Have you been touched by His noodly appendage?

Who Was The Better Lestat?

Friday earworm. Topical!

So Buffy, KitchenWitch, Robeson, JVS, and Faux pas decided to take a trip

Good night, y'all!

Does anyone else get "overprotective" of their friends?

Pregnant ladies WOULD be sexy if they weren't carrying

Relationships: How do you know when it is more than just lust?

New Jersey Strippers Protest Indoor Smoking Ban

Online Chatting Leads To Virtual Wedding

Aunt Jemima Banned From Council Meetings

Walmart selling hot new products! And when I say 'hot'...

my radio station made me a new webpage...DU'ers highlighted

Good Friday Morning, Everybody!

Going back to my coffin now

I just got some smack. Ask me anything!

Couple Arrested For Fight Over Steak At A Restaurant

And now... Your Friday the 13th Earworm!

Study: NO Evidence That Donner Family Resorted To Cannibalism

1962 prices

If I'm waiting on tax documents for about five bucks, do I have to wait?

parrot owners: Bird regurgitates...

About myspace and xanga sites.

d'ya know these chicago area du'ers? invite them to the party!

Presidential (Mis) Speak for the day Friday, Jan 13th, 2006...

LOL! Stephen Colbert-- too damned funny

When was I a Lounge Mod?

Favorite kind of thread?

Ok, that's it: I will never buy an used ipod

Man Breaks Into Restaurant - Makes Pizza Before Fleeing

TRIVIA! See how many you can get....

Man Aims for New Snake-Kissing Record

Flourescent green pigs

I'm disappointed in several songs d'loaded for iPod...

RAVE's a crazy feelin'

my ltte regarding book of daniel and fundie response

Man Arrested After Giving Poisoned Handshake

floating dog

Car Dealership Sold Man Lemon - He Is Protesting By Living In A Van

La Cucaracha

Wendy's Experiencing Tomato Shortage - McDonald's Says They Have Plenty

"We're seeing a lot of weird lumps on cats"

Islamic 'Barbie' debut

Anyone do Qwyzzle here? I'm stuck.

World Baseball Classic...will it be televised?

To All: This post is a palindrome

So... Rummy is briefing W......

Things that make you think "Mmmm, brains."

a good feelin' to know

Is a Blackberry capable of running Palm programs?

"No rules...just right!" they said,


Today's celebrity sighting: "Britney Spears Goes Shopping"

Letter to My Daughter - I Wish I Had Written This

Damn neighbors

Woman Keeps One-Eyed Kitten's Body In Freezer

I'm buying a suit. Ask me anything.

Motown site to become parking

Is HDTV worth the money?

anyone have a contact email for an actual CSR at eBay?

Online Chatting Leads to (Real ) Virtual Wedding

It has been really quiet in the Lounge lately... AHA! Where is Shell Beau?

It is the duty of every patriot

Last night I Jacked

i've been to the lounge, but i've never been to me

Tough day of hearings? Need to go to a happy place?

Anyone "up" for a nooner :D

Things that make you think "Mmmm, brains."

Who else has given up their cell phones?

Demotivational posters.

Help...I'm allergic to cats and I have a cat...advice?

TV- some of my reviews so far +"The Office" last night was a classic

Name a TV show that least deserves a "reunion special"

New Congressional subcommittee suggestions.

"In order to do our part to save energy "



Drugs Missing From Police Evidence Room (Rats Blamed)

Happy Lee-Jackson Day!!!!

Has anyone ever tried that pre-cooked bacon stuff?

Disco Demolition

Anyone know of any reliable online stores that sell Vinyl Records

Has anyone ever tried that travel bacon stuff?

Prison Abolition

How can I get a GMail account

It's snowing!

"in order" to . . . .

Arthur Balfour is smoking hot!!

Help me come up with a DU name for my unborn daughter!

Great Song.

Does anyone know how many types of dwarfism there is?

AND THE (Name My Band) WINNER IS......................

Wow; Keith Olbermann is frickin' brilliant.

Favorite kind of breed?

"The Caine Mutiny". One of my favorite Bogie flicks is on.

[adult swim] redemption: The return of 'Home Movies'

I was brave and posted in GD, I have been wanting to for a few days now.

School mistakes Kilt for a Dress on Kansas City boy. Couldnt attend dance.

Name that tuna...

Ladies (and maybe men) reason for rejoicing: Hasselhoff is single again!!

Be Careful With Your Donkey

Hows this for a Mullet?

Is Vancouver and/or Canada Racist?

Eric Burden is smoking pot!!

It's Friday the 13th, and I have a flat tire and

My sisters just crack me up.

dupe - please delete

A question about drinking in a bar.

Doctor Bans Boy From Playstation To Stop Head Twitching

name that tune...

Panda joke . . .

Anyone see the "Crumbs"?? another comedy series last

This is what I hate about Ebay

Frankie Valli to Mrs Alito Big Girls Dont Cry

Ugh nevermind

I will be the daddy of a daughter VERY soon...advice???

I just bought a wirelss FM transmitter for my car to use with my walkman.

have you guys seen this VWP Party thing?

Man (me ) needs some clothing advice

Are CD's from clubs like BMG inferior?

dont you hate it when you see the copycat 1st and you are lost?

What is your all-time favorite cartoon character?

liberaltrucker was less than 2 miles from my house yesterday

DU Men - do you have a name for your penis?

dont you hate it when you see the copycat 2nd and you are lost?

You are going to have to convince me that Forrest is NOT Elvis

Ohhh, drool and confusion!

Sweet! My boss gave me a bottle of Glenmorangie

A question about bonking in a bra.

Hey Forrest!

Need alternative place to upload pictures to share in Lounge.

AAAARRRGGGHHHH!!!!!222222-- ---Thread 2 ---- Day 1


in honor of the neglected ones

Whadaya listening to right now?

how do you dispose of crappy soup??

I just checked my E-mail

The tiki bar is open. Come on in and open up your mind.

"You can only recommend threads which were started in the past 24 hours"

See you later


Hot liquid hell - Sandra Lee is doing the "Semi Homemade Wedding"

Real genious! A quick and easy project!

Remember this from yesterday?

What are your plans for this weekend?

I almost revived a dead post from page 20


ForrestGump - I found the perfect smiley for you!

How stupid am I?

Eric Balfour is smoking hot!!

'matcom' is a good name for

Olives Versus Bees in the Head!

My daughter was going to bring my 2 year old grandson to the shrink

For my friends who are feeling down...

DU Women - do you have a name for your vibrator?

I agree with GOPisEvil who agrees with matcom: ARRRRRGGGGHHH!!!

I agree with matcom: AAAAAARRRRRRGGGHHHHH!!!!

Folks toast lifting of alcohol ban after 131 years

ths sniffas are sleeping....i'm f'n bored. ask me something, please!

Total Warning: It is the result of spam, or coming out of a nice cage.

As we go on, we remember.



I Shoulda Used Preparation H

Interesting food going on a friend of mine's family


whoisalhedges is WRONG regarding 'sensual' massage parlors

DU Women: What is the name of your sweet little pussy cat?

Laura's new shirt.

Ten Worst Album Covers ..(Mrs Alito had one?)

When BigMcLargehuge locks a thread

Time to play Guess This Classic Film Star Beauty again.

Since when does American Movie Classics have @(%)#* commercials?

When driving on a freeway ONRAMP, what do you do?

Things that make you think "BigMcLargehuge"

Austin DUers: Anyone spoken to VelmaD recently?

Little old lady road rage video (kinda sorta) - funny


Isn't this a nice note from the landlady?

You don't have to say you love me,

YIKES! It's gone. Poof. Nada. Zero . . . my star is gone!

I am listening to Air America all day, some of the commercials are gone

lawanda page appreciation thread

Talented kitten

you oughtta be on soul train baby

And so it was I came to travel

Before the world ends I would like to say; " I am sorry."

Any chance of fires in S. Oklahoma tomorrow?

I have mutant eggs

Ft. Lauderdale homeless beatings

Calling all LOST fans!!!! Help!!! A question about the last episode.....

trof's trendy financial tip # 217:

Finoa Apple is "IT"!!!!!!!!!


Global Warming: Is it a result of man or coming out of an ice age?

Aw'right! What happened to

"I think age is a very high price to pay for maturity."

The David Bromberg Appreciation Thread.

Before oneighty apologizes with "I am sorry", I'd like to end the world.

The post office, a lost package, Give me hope!

A technical question about ripping some audio off of a DVD

OMG! Laura wore the shirt I sent her!

Post a picture of people who lust after you

I saw something odd today

Interesting fued going on in a friend of mines family...

What's up with the (@#$&^ Sci-Fi channel? Last week was the new BG

Happy Trogday!

Happy Birthday, Rush Limbaugh! Here is the FR buttlick. Wishes for RL?

Former Major League pitcher Paul Lindblad dies at 64 of Alzheimers.

Bill Maher is hosting Larry King Live.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Fri 1/13/06)

What did Laura Bush say today that got Ed Schultz talking about her

Picture a list of people who post

Do you name your plants?

Let's hear it for DUers that post in the major forums besides the lounge.

Do you name your pans?

Do you name your pants?

curses foiled again

Okay, I Gotta Say This: Phil Collins Kicks Ass!

Is you is or is you ain't my bear-by? (pic)

The latest Zogby Survey...since when does he survey sex habits?

The Cindy Crawford photo you probably DO NOT WANT TO SEE.

I can't save an MSNBC video segment - do they disable the...

So bad it's good

I think Ishtar is brilliant


Why I am a lesbian.

So, am I the only one that has no idea what "The Book of Daniel" is?

What's Wrong With America in 3 Concise Paragraphs

If I had MONSTER sound system, I would always play:

Jeff Sessions...Then and Now

If you;ve never seen this picture

Mrs. FOB appreciation thread (see inside for reason why)

I just watched Raging Bull for the first time.

Lose a picture of people you post!!

High score wins..

SOOO My three huge cats knocked over my kid's hamster cage...

Anyone else prefer "Rob Roy" over "Braveheart?"

(LBN)Rep: Aniston Wasn't Alerted to Pregnancy

500 posts in 16 months!?!

see everybody in about 5 days

Ken Kesey's magic bus being restored

Anyone here a fan of Wichita Rutherford?

is jesus christ an effective marketing tool?

The Most Heartbreaking Tombstoning in DU history

Brokeback Mountain is a great movie.

ZombyLove is The One True Love

Wow. the 'net really does have something for every taste! (18+)

Does anyone use VOIP?

What the hell has happened to the Lounge?

Is there someone at DU you're quite fond of, but they don't know it?

The Rush Limbaugh Appreciation Thread.

Who's trippin' tonight? Raise your hands

Post your cell phone records here

Who's watching The Book of Daniel?

Dick Cheney declared that if we had spied on Americans

3-Day Weekend! WooHoo! What are you doing??

Stir fry HELP!!!

Aak aak aak kaak aak aak!

Let The Celebration Begin

As of 12:00 tomorrow, I am "Batchin' It" for 2 weeks. Ask me anything.

Name some superstitions.... todays Friday the 13th?

Hey, Minnesota DUers!

KitchenWitch is

Oh... the Boogeyman is one sick SOB.....

I'm watching Zorro the Gay Blade ask me anything

Daily Appreciation Thread for: RevCheeseHead!

Can conservatives actually be funny?

Here we stand

Here is a smiley for RevCheesehead

Banned From The Bible (History Channel)

What question is "too personal" to ask in the DU Lounge?

I've lost ten pounds since I was diagnosed with Borderline Diabetes...

"Still Be Around"- Uncle Tupelo

Best. Sappy. Fucking. lovesong. ever!

Can someone please make me smile?

One of YOU PEOPLE had been in a discussion in which you were....

GREAT Bush Joke!!

How disturbing is my avatar?

Battlestar Galactica comming up in 19 minutes mark....

How would you describe your face?

Post a picture of people you lust!!!

Your Pet's names - why did you pick the names they have

Anyone else here come to the conclusion that they don't want to marry?

Is the weather really weird where you are, too?

God DAMMIT! You cannot tell this cat NO!!

Fuzzy toilet seat covers piss me right off.

A Personal Decision

Well, I didn't think "Office Space" was very funny at all.

Crispin Glover Tripping On Acid While On the David Letterman Show

TV/Movie producers: A Foul-mouthed Rant by an Insider Peon.

Left Is Write has a double

Post a picture of people you love!!!

Bored? got time to kill - listen to this

Tom Cruise hatred thread

Can men and women be "just friends"

Discounted Disney tickets?

I almost had my first kiss today.

Rain, rain, go away: Time for a Seattle DU meetup!

Why are there so many songs about rainbows?

The man beaten in Ft. Lauderdale was the son of my mother's best friend

Post a picture of people you lost!!!

Things that make you think "Small Vagina"

I need a recommendation or two for a personal DVD player for

Every so often I see stupid criminal stories, and I can't help but smile..

My sister is coming for a visit, her plane has been delayed twice so far

Unity and believing in God

Vatican moves to clear Judas’ name

Does anyone know about Deism?

Paraskevidekatriaphobia Anyone?

Yo: The World's First Open-Source Religion

Lonely Seniors Prefer Playtime With Pooch Over Human Interaction

Welcome to Science Court - Chris Mooney

Slinky, the new star of space

Hurricanes of 2005 were filled with mysterious lightning

Press release I received today on

Canadian Tory Leader Accused Of Supporting Extremist Group

Arkansas Court To Hear From Gay Supporters In Fostering Ban Case

Anti-Gay Group Releases Poll To Pressure Washington Supreme Court Marriage

Counting Petition Sins

Salt Lake Council Bids To Emasculate Gay Benefits Plan

Bishop asks priest who revealed he’s gay to avoid further media interviews

Wyoming Pharmacy Board Drops Plan To Let Druggists Refuse HIV Meds To Gays

Indianapolis Gay Rights Law Signed

Nepal Accused Of 'Sexual Cleansing'

Kentucky Derby Trail: And Away We Go

Broncos and Patriots, 1987

How the cat from Maine and the cat from Turkey deal with cold weather

The THING in the Bag

Question regarding a personal situation and karma...

My 9-yr-old just asked me if he could have a past life regression

One other reason why some democrats are trying to work with India

Ted Kennedy: Last Liberal Standing

ReddHedd at firedoglake on Alito

A question JK can't escape.

John Kerry Stands Up to Administration Efforts to Weaken Public Right To K

Ted Kennedy: Last Liberal Standing

Asking a dumb question, so I'll ask here and not in gd :)

Wow. George is a little full of himself.

Did anyone see Hardball tonight

John Kerry lauds free power for farmers


Shadegg, who runs for GOP House leadership, said we have mental health pb

John Dean on Bush's signing statements

Swiftbooaters now going after Murtha, questioning his

Something else to (hopefully) make you smile.

RagingInMiami in action

Help with Macro. It is driving me nuts.....

If you're considering buying Paintshop Pro X (a deal)

Augustine Volcano - great photos

KOEB 1/13/06: Friday the 13th Edition

A Keith thread needs help.....

Extra long ties galore!!!!!!!!!!

Hey, the Jesus ties are next to the Star of David ties...

Come on Tonite and listen to my radio show @ 11PM ET/8PM PT

Savage, Limbaugh Use "Theater Of The Absurd" To Rant Against Liberals


Our oil problems are solved-(not) Belize to begin exporting oil to USA

You don't know my real name...

it feels like WWIII is right around the corner and nobody cares ...


America was founded on the repudiation of religious tyranny

William Cohen claimed that meeting with Bush was almost an hour long

Indian GEAC meeting; fax alert from Kavitha Kuruganti

Could it be possible she cried because she knows...

The Bush Response to the Bird Flu Hoax, Uh Problem, Is As Follows

Who was questioning Alitos wife when she cried?

So which media org can we trust w/ giving us the truth on Palestinians

Abramoff probe focusses on democrats (and a few republicans)

Stephen Colbert 'feuds' with AP over word

The elephant is dead pick a new symbol for the republican party.

House GOP in panic mode

Just watching the CNN piece on FEMA

Headliners Club roasts Rove

Peak Oil debate Fri at 2:00am EST on Coast to Coast with George Noory

Anybody check out Wiki on the Repuke Party???

Welcome to new DU'er, srdancer

Does anyone know if Air America has archives of past shows?

*** Alito TOON *** So Much for a Dignified Supreme Court.

For Persia, a single piece of advise...

La Scalitas fake"crying spell"... and how some DUers misread the evidence.

Searching for Alito

ACTION ITEM: Email, write or telephone Ben Nelson

Sweeping the room for wiretaps... new toon 1/13/06

I have crossed the Rubicon of Truth

What's the fricking point of poll questions like these? RE: CNN/Alito

VIDEO-Bush in Mississippi (told crowd glad to see no bloodshot eyes

Where Are They? Abu Ghraib Photos?

when alitos wife cried and the media jumped all over it.. where we they..

I Knew It - Starbucks 'bomb' was only a flashlight

Did the 10 year old girl cry, when alito approved her...

I think it's fitting that we have the stupidest president in the world

Dear DU friends, my wife is crying...

What Do You Fear Most About The Bird Flu?

VIDEO-Bush in New Orleans AND Palm Beach Today

The Crying Worked. Who will cry next?

How often do you think about the terrorist attacks?

"Bush can't fool the people who've been living in tents since September"

Democratic aides say Alito filibuster 'highly unlikely'

Precision killing in Iraq (John Hopkins U. Study) 1000 Iraqis a week

The Alitos: Well Suited, And Dressed For Duress

Another LTTE to my RW area newspaper

what good is our government if we CAN'T remove the assholes from it?

AOL Story and poll on Maryland's new health-care legislation

Deficit Could Top $400 Billion (WaPo)

Ask President Stupid: completely unrehearsed questions to the president

KKKondi Rice: "President of Iran is Dangerous"...oh boy, here we go

Suspect in Reporter's Death Turns Self In

Note to Pat Robertson: Just Sayin' Your Sorry Ain't Enough. . .(TWN)

"A Hearing About Nothing" (WaPo)

cspan: are confirmation hearings even necessary?

Went to the movies last night and there was Daddy Bush!

A Word On References To Condolezza Rice.

100s of school girls protest in NOLA-Can't all live in a yellow submarine

Why has Jesus failed America so?

Iran Threatens to Block Nuke Inspections

Stephen Colbert 'Feuds' With AP Over Word "TRUTHINESS"


why we need Robert Redford . . . and soon . . .

Who is this Repug hack on CSpan

"FIGHT OR LOSE! Everything to Gain by Making a Fight-Even a Losing Fight"

Is there a "Dubya*ville" in YOUR state??? Check in, here!

Rep. Jeff Flake (R) on C-SPAN Called for Delay to step down.

No leader of a free country should be given absolute power. America

Cross-merchandising Charismatic Authority...I mean the President

Graphic of where your reps stand based on co-sponsored bills

Judge Demands Police Video of Antiwar Grandmothers' Protest

New Pentagon Memos Show High-Level Authorization Of Detainee Abuse

Federal Court rejects Clarence Allen's DP appeal for Jan 17.

Police Make Arrest in Slaying of NYT Reporter

Some tasteful refrig magnets to impress your right wing neighbors

I have a thought, why don't we start are own country

Clinton: "I did NOT authorize warrantless wiretaps"

I'm going to call CNN's Bob Franken some bad words.

Why my senator, Tom Carper, said he filibustered Miguel Estrada

Bush in NOLA "Like the cavalry had come to the rescue!"

Who died and made AZ Rep Flake God?

Altio Hearings - *** CALL*** It only takes a minute

How close are we to a state where R is the mark of the beast?

Great video...Controlling B*sh.

Take Back America With Stephanie Miller Live From Monterey

I Don't Mind Jerry Springer Most of the Time

Bush to criminalize protesters under Patriot Act as "disruptors"

You CANNOT get AIDS/HIV from a suicide bomber !!!!!!!!!!

Remember How Happy We Were Nov. 1, 2005?

The Lielito's pants must be on Fire!

My home state (Florida) has come up with another Ridiculous Plan

NY Daily News: Dems' Alito defeato; Path looks clear after wife's tears >

My Letter to Senator Feinstein

Poor Mrs. DA Has Work Freeper. We Call Him Winger For Short.

I absolutely HATE The Today Show--Russert and Lauer usual whore fest

Please Tell Me Danny You Have More…….

here's the keys, lock up on your way out

All news agencies say Alito's confirmation guaranteed...

Blogger buys presidential candidate's call list (Chicago Sun Times)

The Senate is attending a memorial service for David Rosenbaum? NYT writer

'I'm a door kicker-inner,' one young Marine blurted out

Freeper poll indicates neo-cons prefer a dictatorial executive branch

Patty Murray Frustration

Why did no Democrat ask Alito...

Gag Reflex

Question: Can Bush do a mid-term appointment with Alito

Official Alito Hearing Thread – Day 5 – Thread 1

Funny Toles Cartoon

Make a RWinger think twice.

'It may turn out to be a war to remake the world.”(American Conservative)

Scary thought: Who will Bush nominate after Alito gets Filibustered?

For everything Sam Alito lacks

My father said Hillary is worse than Bush!

Smirky, you better hope to high heaven...

Gore to deliver scathing speech Monday on 'constitutional crisis'

Clinton says he DID NOT use warrantless wiretaps

King George Visits Non-Damaged Parts of New Orleans, on way to fundraiser

Can we possibly correct the corruption of Washington lobbyists ?

Folks, along with calling senators - don't forget to write to your papers

Mark Crispin Miller on radio TODAY (Friday) 4:30pm Eastern

Let's hear it for the Maryland legislature! (Wal-Mart & healthcare)

Steamed about Rice,Russian pol unleashes rant

Another Stampede??

How important is it that Democrats make a stand on this nomination?

A Sad, Politically Incorrect Thought

A little joke to start the day......

China and India Oil Alliance

With TV news pumping W up, at full throttle, why do his polls still sink?

Well,they printed my latest ltte-here goes round #2

Documents Tie Shadowy US Unit to Inmate Abuse Case

Bush Authorized Domestic Spying before 9/11 (Jason Leopold)

It will soon be springtime in Mississippi...

Pentagon to families: Go ahead, laugh

What weird media kabuki regarding Scalita

To win back Senate Dems MUST win Maryland Open seat

The witnesses FOR Scalito say NOTHING


About the abortions of millions of females in other countries

There is something YOU CAN DO on Jan. 31st!!

Maryland Sets a Health Cost for Wal-Mart

Has Senator Byrd said anything this week?

Freeper with a 9mm Clenis.

The yes man and the thug

Another Child Thrilled to Meet the President ---pix->>>

George Galloway branded 'laughing stock' after Big Brother cat act

I'll say this much about Bork--he didn't weazle around his beliefs

Not 1 senator, strategist or talkshow host linked Alito to mineworkers?

Freeper Genius !

Just saw Bush on CNN

A Quick History Review on Two SCOTUS Seats That Should Have Been Defeated.

DU MSNBC Poll-should Alito be confirmed?

The Chicago Tribune Pimps Alito Confirmation

Now I'm worried, just woke from a nap to bush's* news conference

How do we STOP a war with Iran?

What to make of this,..... when newsmax is the source??

WP's Walter Pincus: "standards" coming re. domestic intel

Official Alito Hearing Thread – Day 5 – Thread 2

Demonstration of the “Truthiness” of the Republican Party

January 31 Convergence, protest Bush SOTU speech. --Anyone going?

Moderator: You locked the hearing thread & provided a link back to the

HAVOC memo - concerning Project X

Attention WAL-MART Shoppers!!!

smirk fondles Boysie Bollingar

Alito Hearing----Day 5-----thread 5

Did anyone see Ed Lazerus on the Daily Show last night?

May I please have a list of all the Senator Emails

Anyone know where I can find that CAP article Sen. Kennedy has mentioned?

Bush said: "We didn't exactly landslide our way into office"

Official Alito Hearing Thread – Day 5 – Thread 3

IBM Gets Contract to Clean AZ Voter Registration rolls

Alito is only THIRD nominee not endorsed by National Bar Association!

Chafee is in a real pickle on Alito

Consider this Question on the 06 Election

Is Iran a proxy against China?

Katrina cited as deficit likely to top $400B

Hilarious Newspaper Error In Article On Alito!!

Blinky says we have to go to war with Iran because they don't like Israel

Alito believes accepting government money limits one's free speech rights

Official Alito Hearing Thread – Day 5 – Thread 4

Matthews: Breaking the law may be "part of the job" of president

Santorum Whines About Unpopularity of Bush's Quagmire

Boeing lags Airbus on 2005 deliveries

Lindsey Graham helped coach Alito prior to Hearings

I thought people bolted after the CAFTA vote why are they still here?

Mine work conditions: Will Alito rule FOR mineworker's safety or AGAINST?

Conservative Idiot lies about getting rid of Abramoff cash

La. Woman Won't Be Prosecuted for Looting

Ralph Nader: The Two Questions the Senate Should Have Asked Judge Alito

Oprah seems to be pro-liar

Stripes letters: on Coulter, Robertson, FISA, Murtha and Carl Moore

Kerry made my local news with his Iran comment from yesterday

Snotty Scotty BBQ Bingo time!

Norway stays sane - plans for future survival

"We didn't exactly landslide our way into office," Bush said. >>>

US helicopter shot down in Iraq - witnesses

MSNBC: Do you think it's time to get tougher with Iran?

Do you believe Iran / Nukes?

680 illegal votes

Are HIV-infected suicide bombers a new threat?

Bush is threatening Iran because Iraq is falling apart rapidly...

VIDEO- Feinstein with Tribe/Fried on the Presidential Signing Statement

Why are the corporate media so terrified of Ted Kennedy?

Last Call for tonight's Near-North Chicago DU Meetup!

I just phoned Senator Dayton's office re: Alito. They don't care.

my, my my local fish wrap will run my letter regarding the

Homeowners Formally Strike Racially Restrictive Language from CC&Rs

The ways the powerful insulate themselves from the problems they cause:

CNN: Are you worried about Iran's nuclear program?

FAX the Senators

I'm emailing MSNBC right now

i dunno, listening to w, i strongly suspect we're having a war on Iran

DU'ers do your part, American to be conceived this month

What is the best way to deal with a freeper on DU?

If confirmed, we should protest Alito with a 2day strike against BushInc

Will Alito be confirmed? Do bears shit in the woods?

Spitting on their graves

Clinton didn't use warrantless wiretaps (also posted in GD Politics)

Doctor Bans Boy From Playstation To Stop Head Twitching

I'm encouraged and gratified to see our veterans become Dem candidates

CNN: Laura Bush told Martha-Ann Alito to "Hang in There."

Just received this email from PFAW

Time for Randi ya basterds!

Bush* must have Alito before he can attack Iran

My e-mail to Publix supermarkets re: religious books

Judge who sentenced child rapist to 60-days was appointed by Republican

Bill Maher on Larry King tonight. n/t

Interesting statement heard on Al Franken's show this morning

Iran and Israel will be kings of the Middle East jungle (The Guardian)

Have any DEMOCRATS explained why they will vote for ALITO?

War on which front

This is going way out on the limb, but .... Does anyone have...

Are the Confirmation Hearings Anything More Than PR for the Nominee?

Imagine yourself the caretaker of a blind tycoon

Lowered thermostats haven't kept gas bills from soaring

Alert: dKos effort underway to send emissaries to DC to demand filibuster

If we can't get control of the media by purchasing it, how about we...

Sorta Breaking: MSNBC reports 30,000 Iraqi civilians killed in

Sparks Fly Over Flyover at MLK March

Eustace is alive and well and no longer missing

Bully the weak, Fundie Christians. Is that your God's way?

Those homeless beating in Florida

Delete, dupe

Can't stand Senator Hatch? Support Pete Ashdown for Senate!

62-38 for Alito?

Jim McDermott paid a whistleblower's price....needs some help again.

Why do we live in backwards land?

Scalito may eventually get confirmed but

I just wondered how many people on DU are Precinct Judges.

Stem Cell Letter - update

oh well, i guess there's just no stopping bush and his pals

Punks beat homeless man to death with baseball bats

Will Bush & his friends launch a war against Iran as cover for '06?

Does anyone remember the name of the Admiral

Question about Iran economics and possible draft?

Gonzales to Testify on Domestic Spying

The GOP is having a leadership meeting...

Have loved ones soldiering in Iraq? Pentagon says "Learn to laugh."

What did the Russians want with Tom DeLay?

LTTE in conservative Appleton WI re: 14 characteristics of fascism

Pombo: 'I didn't do anything wrong'

hey-- wait a minute! they can't do THAT can they?

Bush accidentally told the truth about the Iraq War the other day:

MSNBC poll: Should Wal-Mart be required to pay for health insurance

I just checked my E-mail

Wrong, Randi. . .Bush is not hooked on phonics

Reid (D-NV) DEMANDS FCC investigation of illegal sale of phone records

'Vampyre' Candidate Backs Public Impaling

Clark wants privacy law - re AMERICAblog/Phone records

So which party will get slapped at the polls in 06?

I can hear those distant drums of an Iranian war beating...beating...beati

Would Like to Make a List of GOP Marketing Groups

Bush could seize absolute control of US governement

The Democrats have the power to shut down WarPig's agenda

Pentagon to families: Go ahead, laugh

Tim McGraw a U.S. Senator? - He is getting encouragement from Bill Clinton

I am pro abortion.

Alito nomination looks like certainty to me at this time.

Can American citizens sue Bush for lying, misrepresentation?

remember, the PNAC plan is to conquer the WHOLE middle east

The Ratings Have Come! The Ratings Have Come!

Democrazy is dead. And I'm giving it an Irish Wake.

Zappa on Crossfire 1986, 21 min.

I hope some of you people never play poker or if you do I'm there!!

(sc)Alito and the headlong slide toward Fascism

Did Chris Matthews call Bush a whackjob when he said crusades?

YIKES! It's gone. Poof. Nada. Zero . . . my star is gone!

Randi is spanking their rating bullshit

CNN reports WH and Pentagon proposing big cuts to National Guard.

Filibuster is "not on or off the table right now" (Schumer)

My one-sentence review of Brokeback Mountatin

Bill O' Reilly Crazy

I Was Totally Oblivious - Right-Wing Hate To wards Liberals in 60's/70's

Hasert asks Ney to resign

Iraq Super Humvees

War on rap music. War on France. War on Christmas.

Batting a thousand when predicting violence in Iraq

CNN: Republican Bob Ney is in talks to quit a key committee chairmanship

Raising your quarter-million dollar baby

Raw Story reporting we were spying BEFORE 9/11

Radio Money help Guy

So, what do we do, if the dems DON'T filibuster???????!!!!!!!!!

I just paid my company travel card by phone and ended the conversation

Congress has no right to investigate the President as Command-in-Chief

-An Interesting Day- George W. Bush's Comments January 11th, 2002

Randi Rhodes Ratings In!!!

Their Levees - Our Levees(OMG)

I hold an unpopular position, I think filibusters are unconstitutional

Discussing sanity while sitting in The Not Right Room

"Are you a closet bigot?"

Napolitano to O'Reilly: If Hillary Clinton were president....

Did Bush Sr. trick Saddam into starting the 1st Gulf War?

Another reason why more tax cuts for the rich are a must. . .

Will Bush attack IraN?

Breaking: Hastert Asks Ney To Resign As Admin. Cmte. Chair

5 minutes until Bouncing Boobies - Randi Rhodes - Friday!

One more try: Galloway is a kitty cat.(sorry about the p-word)

LOU DOBBS 2nite - Able Danger + congressman weldon. Even Dobbs

Interesting story that is ultimately damaging to the needy homeless

The problem with losing elections

Great info to tell your senators to torpedo Alito.....C-SPAN 1 COMING UP.

Nuclear war on Iran?

What Explains David Rosenbaum's Tragic Bludgeoning Murder?

Mainstream and establishment - new code words?

Local tv news--10 houses for sale in Michigan for every one buyer.

I Shoulda Used Preparation H

GWB secretly ordered US military brass to DENOUNCE Murtha!

I see JC Watts is still pimping himself

DU this CNN poll: Are you worried about Iran's nuclear program?

A happy thought.

A great resource page with links

Was the WMF vulnerability an intentional back door ?

Will they filibuster Alito?

More time's spent on choosing The Apprentice

Got the #2 guy again it seems - this time it's Al-Zawahiri

Remember Bahgad Boy? The FBI arrested his dad for terrorism 20 years ago

And Utility Companies can add surcharges if use goes down

Reminder to Chicago DU GDers...Meetup Tonight!

what fake addresses can we use for key senators?

My letter to CNN & Wolf::

Is Bush Planning to do a Kosovo (Air-War) on Iran?

If Iran had a nuke, would they use it on us?

Mondo Wikipedia (Village Voice)

USO Entertainers: Letterman and Franken-yes, O'Reilly and Hannity - no

Since when is "might have" been news?

Write LTTE - Lindsay Grahm made Mrs. Alito cry

Anyone noticing a housing cool down in their area?

JOHN DEAN: "Bush pushing the envelope on presidential powers"

I'm gonna see Janet Reno speak tomorrow.

Bush Admin. Launched Secret Smear Campaign Against Murtha...

When Contraception is outlawed, will this effect you, personally?

Man goes missing after police arrest at London protest

It looks like o'connor will go down as the justice who

Global Warming: Is it the result of man or nature?

Is Iran next on Bush's list


I need a link to the 'Moran' picture please???

Gore's network "Current TV" has job openings


VIDEO-Is Alito a Strict Constructionist? Sullivan

VIDEO-Alito-Sullivan on how Alito rules on 4th amendment search/privacy

What comes after "I'm leaving the Democratic Party!"

VIDEO-Alito- Gonzales- Hispanic Caucus SAY No support

VIDEO-Alito-Sullivan on how Alito ruled on tax evasion cases

Tweety: Lindsey Graham was spectacular defending Alito

VIDEO-Alito-Wasserman-Schulz- on effect of his rulings on Women

VIDEO- Alito-Turner from National Bar Association- NO

Did they care when we cried? (reposted rant)

VIDEO-Alito-Shaw- NAACP- .......... NO

VIDEO- Alito Hearing- Diversity -closing comments by panel

The new Gilded Age

Europe complicit in CIA "dirty work" - investigator

Sarasota, Florida Is THE Number One City As The "Meanest"

Bush Authorized Domestic Spying Before 9/11

I am doing my bit. I googled Contact your senator

al queada #2 dead ..again...and again ..and again..and again...

Why my friend's brother is rooting for the Wash. Redskins...

Bush's Post NOLA Photo-Op Party Pics (For Cottonbear)

With All The New Precedents This Administration Is Setting,

Smear Of The Day: Radical Right Attacks Murtha’s Vietnam War Medals…

Randi mentioned Alito was a member of CAP for 15 years; did

We need Will Pitt Exposing for PDA how Bushites Corrupting Election Reform

I will be on Mike Webb's new internet radio show tonight

Best movie of 2006: The lobbying that dare not speak its name...

Gonzales testimony on NSA just got a lot tougher

VIDEO-Worst Person in the World-Bozell


Sharp Jump In Wholesale Inflation...

Cingular Wireless Obtains Temp Restraining Order Against 2 Companies


A Legend in His Own Crime- George Herbert Walker Bush

Sunday Morning Lineup: TV heads

US man sentenced to 160 years in prison in Chicago courthouse bomb plot

VIDEO-Bush the Lech or, as Countdown puts it... "Smitten"

No, Freepers aren't "stupid" or "mean." They are more like pack animals

If there is no Filibuster, most likely the Gang of 14 will be blamed...

What's in Padilla's al-Qaeda application?

Brent Bozell, asshole who runs CNS, Keith's "worst person in the world"

Tweety and Roll Call Guy call Abramoff and Jefferson Scandals Twins!

OMG! Laura wore the shirt I sent her!

You call the media liberal? I say PROVE IT!

Bush began warrantless spying BEFORE 9/11

i didn't get my weekLy stipend from george soros

Did anyone catch CNN's "Special Investigation" into Cell Phone Payola?

One less top terrorist - thanks, Mr. CIA man!

DeLay ad is 100% info for stations at Our

Do Republicans have a criminal gene?

Advice to Staff of Elizabeth Dole & Suggested Form Letter for Constituents

Caption the * family

Couldn't possibly be true . . .

So if we have gitmo, secret prisons, torture, unprovoked wars

A timely remake of "Brokeback Mountain"

Randi says the Republicans are now questioning Murtha's

Discussion of OC teacher that slept w/students on CNN

If It's Okay for a President to do What He Wants When He Wants

Where is Osama bin laden?

Brit troops could be victims of Iran's nuclear stand-off with West

Email from Senator Obama re Alito

NSA's Web Site Rendered Inaccessible For Over 7 Hours Friday

why americans hate nuclear power

So Lindsey Graham said that every time someone crosses

If only the dems understood working stiffs like David Brooks

New Murtha smear: Medals undeserved (Swift Boat time). Inevitable.

Democrats plan delay but no fillibuster of Alito

High Schoolers' Porn Assignment Canceled After Parents

There is or was a huge fire raging in New Orleans, per CNN??

Something is very wrong here

Was at the pharmacy tonight. Seniors are really getting screwed

Will Gore's Speech be televised on Monday??

What's Wrong With America in 3 Concise Paragraphs

And the winner is ..... best supporting actress in the "Crying Game 2"

Don't subscribe to Stephanie Miller Podcasts

If my country invades or attacks Iran..then i am done!

Al Gore 2008?

Mrs. Alito's tears in pictures and in words

I predict that Gore will say that we are facing a constitutional crisis

Clinton backs Blair as future UN chief

Colbert's Balls - For Kids!

if we want our nation back, we'll have to fight for it

JFK…Pulled Missiles out of Turkey to Resolve the Cuban Missile Crisis

Citgo Only Oil Co Willing To Assist Low Income For Heating

millions still live under the illusion that we must obey the law...why?

The nation is in crisis. Hey I know. Let's DIVIDE THE "GOOD" SIDE!

the neonazicons are NOT afraid of we, the people, we need to change that

NOW doing the NSA spy story now on PBS

Abbe Lowell: Abramoff's Lawyer...Clinton's Defender...Discuss

ALITO: DEMS BLEW IT AGAIN... thoughts on a new strategy to protect USSC

On 9/11, were our land borders completely closed? If so, for how long?

"This is an administration that will not talk about how we gather

Arizona DUers. . .Why don't I trust Jeff Flake?

Ya' know...."abortion" is a moot point. What the hell difference

If Alito's nomination hits the skids, Who is waiting in the wings?

Teddy Kennedy to be on Imus

Cingular Wireless fights back against cellphone record Websites

DU has a non-fiction book forum & a monthly book club.

Are Ohioans Glad or Sad that Ney May Pay

Rodent junkies hit police stash

If Alito gets confirmed, what will you do?

John "Guantanamo" Yoo is on forum 1 PM ET Today

Bush quote of week... "We both did not exactly

when did pensions start to be governed by retirement benefits?

Government is About Who Gets what….

A Time to Run.... GREAT BOOK by Barbara Boxer

Need a list of reasons not to approve Alito - if you have, please provide!

New Pollutant Found in the Great Lakes

Pentagon tells military families: Lighten up, learn to laugh

Oprah, I'm Worried About You

Fred Barnes's new book on Bush "Rebel in Chief"

Any Canadians Here? - TVO doing Poll

New from Riverbend

Laura Bush reached out Mrs. Alito

Bill Maher on Larry King Tonight

Nations Catholic Bishops Urge U.S. to Leave Iraq

Happy Friday the 13th Truthseekers

New Garth Brooks/ Wallmart Video... ROFL

Did you see PBS The Newshour....Story about GM!!!

Calif. Governor Has No Mercy for Inmate

MURTHA: I have to help the president find a way out of this thing

Bill Mahar (CNN) agrees with Bush about wiretapping.

Lou Dobbs needs to hear from us...

Why is Lindsey Graham so worried about Jack Abramoff?

Army Reservists Say They've Been Slapped In The Face

What cases WEREN'T brought up by Dems against Alito in the hearings?

Micheal Reagan has the homeless figured out....

Bush makes obscene gesture while German chancellor speaks

Will * get to fill a third SCOTUS vacancy?

So who in the HELL is Al' Jawarza Kahib?

The Bush Admin. refuses to divulge 45 specific documents written by Alito

The Problem with Presidential Signing Statements:By JOHN W. DEAN

All of you deviants, criminals and disruptors!

'Black Ops' Implicated in Jill Carroll Kidnapping

Randi spent $0...Sean Hammity spent $1.8 million.

Republican: The Party of TRUTHINESS! Can someone make me a

Please help Un-Freep Brokeback Mountain reviews

What bothers you most about Alito?

Nixon's "Checkers" Speech - How Republicans answer scandal...

"millions of Americans will hear the call for Alito's defeat ..."

TOONs to end my week

This is hurting my head (Quantum processor)

I'm really surprised at the board's attitude toward the

Who they wiretapping? Need links!!!!

D.C. and sports: Thick-skinned and politically incorrect

Is this typical airport security?

Please DU this poll !!!

Breaking news on CNN: "Al Qaeda #2 killed?"

i just spoke to Bidens office...about Alito

Vanguard alone should kill Alito's Nomination

Dear Gov. Dean -- Of all of Bush’s lies …

Singer Tim McGraw Eyes Politics ~ Clinton encouraging him.

PROOF BUSH DECEIVED AMERICA: renewed attention to the Downing Street memos

Republicans are Swiftboating Murtha. The Swiftboating is On!

Can a prepaid cell phone be traced?

If You Are a Liberal And Own a Gun

School Sends Girl Home For Holey Jeans

ODD?: NY Times 'disconnects' public e-mail addresses for its columnists

Must America hit bottom before Americans wake up?

Who's watching the Book Of Daniel tonight?

FITZ Sighting

Conservatives will still get abortions

New Murtha smear: Medals undeserved (Swift Boat time). Inevitable.

Got fighter jets? Call 1-800-WIPEOUT.

Regardless if you are for or against abortion--you should support CHOICE

How Conservatives Argue: A Case Study

We Need A "Crying Uncle Sam"

When are the NSA hearings starting?

Potential job I interviewed for requires a security clearance


update on Yellowstone Bison: bison hazed across thin ice, die slow death

U.S. Airstrike Targeted al-Qaida Hideout (50% chance, anyway)

Senator Reid's Not So Subtle Message to Tom DeLay (Houston Chronical Edit)

to "Some Americans" the tapping of Cell Phones can mean Life or Death!

What type of voter angers you the most?

Ellsberg: Exposing wrongdoing is worth going to jail

Jean Schmidt reports from Afghanistan (wowed by Karzai's carpets)

"Regular" influenza is spreading, take care of yourselves people

Alito Once Made Case For Presidential Power

The coming war with Iran.

Brokeback Mt. don't read if you haven't seen it! "spoiler alert"

James Risen's book! You won't believe this one! Holy crap!

Bush to Karl: Hope you finish reading the Cliff Notes of the Constitution.

Durbin on the Fillibuster: "EVERYTHING is on the table"

The balls of these lying P.O.S. Repukes...

Can we all be that clueless? Dems are keeping mum about the filibuster

Bush Authorized Domestic Spying Before 9/11

Halliburton Sold Iranian Oil Company Key Nuclear Reactors!!

Some final thoughts on "The Book of Daniel"

What is this Rumor Randi Rhodes said? We'll Nuke Iran?????

Hopefully This Is Allowable To Post.

Tonight's NBC News LEAD story a SCATHING one about junior

Fundie mom says Pat Robertson is an "idiot"

Do you think freepers are just stupid?

Homeland Security opening and examining mail - picture

How many DU'ers called their Cell Phone Providers and Protested Today?

Maryland first to OK 'Wal-Mart bill'

Simple Math question - how is leaving the dem party going to hurt the gop?

Randi and Franken killing rightwing wind bags in the ratings.

Which nuclear policies are the people afraid of?

How to find a protest in your area for the State of the Union Address

Has anyone seen the "American Who Tell the Truth" Portraits?

Alito: Stop the Menace --Rec & Kick it Up!

Ask Congress to improve mortuary service for war dead-One family's mission

Interesting Capitol Hill Blue article. Is it true?

Why can't we have a Democratic version of Fox News?

Suspect in beating death of NY Times reporter Rosenbaum

Democrat BUSTED taking money from Abramoff!!!

Wow! Bush Domestic Spying before 9/11

CHASE VISA just raised my interest rate to 29% - for having a high balance

My latest guilty pleasure-- yes, I've been BAAAAD

Gore to challenge Bush presidency

"Media Bias in So-called “Father’s Rights” Case"

TX: Rift over MLK parade:Military jet flyover seen as supporting Iraq war

Al Gore on C-Span Monday, 1/16/06 NOON

Filibuster: Even if we lose. If we don't ever use it, we gave it away....

Check in here when you've called your senators re: fillibustering Alito.

So I'm not leaving the Democratic Party.

Poll on PBS President's Wiretaps

Money for DU and for White Rose Society - hope it's okay to post this - >>

Know your BFEE: Like a NAZI

Maryland forces Wal-Mart to spend more on healthcare

Dems didn't apologize for Ms Alito crying. I QUIT THEM!

If you are looking for someone to blame for Alito

Dear G. Gordon Liddy:

The Crying Game - today's Neil Lisst cartoon - the Alito hearings

DFA Illinois forum gets Chicago Trib coverage....a favorite DFAer pictured

About this Diebold guy who's running as a Democrat..

It's time for some psychologocial warfare on these Poops...

The Countdown to War with Iran

Ben Freaking Nelson says he'll vote for Alito

Idea to Mobilize Nation to Stop Alito!

Bush sinking again in polls

the official reason for Mrs. Alito's hysterics is released

Contact info for FILIBUSTER HERE. No excuses. Email and phone

Karl Rove, Domestic Spying, Top Secret Clearance and Politics

THe US was NOT founded on Christian Principles

Granny Bee – Wifely Vapors

Phone Numbers for Dems on Judiciary. Tell 'em to FILIBUSTER

Boston Globe on Scalito: "Few doubts about his likely confirmation"

Bush now at only 43% Approval Rate

Are these talking points real?

Point me to a site for looking up political donation/affiliation please

If you aren't going to filibuster, at LEAST vote against him.

I don't think I am a democrat anymore....

Any thoughts on "Iranian Opposition"?

Now Guam wants a piece of Abramoff!

Al Sharpton on Bush "piously acting as though he remembers Dr. King"

Abramoff Ties Raise Problems for Doolittle

Alito Hearings Worthless

Do Americans Condone Torture?

Letter to the DNC

Victim of Pinochet era asks Chilean voters to make history

Who caught Clinton on Nightline last night?

Video of Cavuto calling Senate Judiciary Dems asses...

DNC Chair to meet with Democracy Bond Holders in KC and OH next week

Bush and rhetoric

SF Chronicle: Democrats fail to pin Alito down in final questioning

Are we approaching Alito from the wrong angle???

Rep. Jeff scared of smirk Flake was on W.J. this a.m.

marching on D.C. won't work - even if we fill the city

I wonder if the ten year old who was strip searched cried? nt

Why does every article that I read say Alito will be confirmed no problem?

Hotline blog: Lott To Decide On 1/17

If not now, when will we the people have had enough?

Write your Senators! Alito is not suitable and should not be confirmed

A vote against a filibuster is same as a vote for Alito....

Two Democracy Bond events with Dean next week...Ohio and Missouri.

A winning Democratic strategy, guaranteed.

This is classic...

Just on the Tube:::Pat Robertson APOLOGIZES to Sharons Son & Israel

Harry Reid: If we can beat mob, we can fight DeLay-style politics

From Conyers' blog, January 12 and 13:

Confirmation Hearings are a FARCE......

Check it out - Specter is NOT Pro-choice!!!

When 'Freedom' Equals Fascism (Freedom House)

What will happen (politically) if we're attacked again?

DU Members Have to become Media Activists in order to Win

The Cult of No Criticism

Bush Recess appointments- A creepy "Facts of Life" Reunion

conspiracy historian Eustace Mullins mysteriously disappears

The Cup O' Joe Report 01/13/06: The CEO Mentality

AZ Representative Shadegg joins race for majority leader

SOS! GA GOP trying to split Athens-Clarke Co. into 2 GOP senate districts!

A little advice from beyond the grave

The Department of Labor has a 'Special Assistant for Conservative Outreach

What is Dick Hiding?

DU this poll!

Common Dreams--No Comment

Salt Lake Trib: Clinton says he didn't use warrantless wiretaps

It didn't go over my head: How about a counterrevolution?

let's get a better attitude about Alito.

The issue of Iran...and Iran's crazy President

Photo: I haven't seen that expression on Junior since the Kerry debates...

In light of the never-ending chants of "Chappaquiddick" for TK,

Senator Dick Durbin--

Bush hopes Rove finishes "reading the Cliff Notes of the Constitution." >>

Dear Senator Reid and Governor Dean

Just keep telling the Democratic Senators we want them to filibuster.

C&L video: Les Kinsolving, "The New Gannon," Strikes @ W.H. Press Conf.

the Empire's Condi mad at Norway, threatens them

Just heard on News: Helicopter that went down in Iraq may have been shot..

Another Alito poll to DU

Petition: Medicare Corruption Taking a Toll on Our Seniors

NSA used city police as trackers (on peace activists)

RICO and the Republican Party

Now the Bushies want Spy on America hearings so very badly

Are the ethical problems with Alito enough for a filibuster?

Montana DUers! Tell us about Brian Schweitzer

Alito Confirmation ----------> Full-Blown Dictatorship

Alito ACTION ALERT in General Discussion!

Why Alito?

See What Bush and His Administration is doing To The Bill Of Rights:

Is it possible for O'Connor to WITHDRAW her resignation?

Will the GOP be able to get a group rate from a Criminal Defense Law Firm

Scandal sullies both Republicans and Democrats (In their DREAMS!)

Frightening things about Scalito

Bush wants to know why al Qaeda is calling you

Alito Fails the Test

Opposition to Alito Holding Full Court Press on C-Span Now

Question to those bolting the Dem party over Alito

W.H. Transcript, Bush & German Chancellor Merkel. I'm thinking "drunk."

So much for Specter being a man of principle; voting for Alito

Edwards brings crusade on poverty to Seattle

GOP Rep. Ney under pressure to resign chairmanship

The #1 reason I'll remain a Democrat, at least through 2006

Alito/Veneer of Democracy/BUSHs final move/Filibuster

Impeach Bush (Conyers still on the case)

What Rahm is doing throughout Florida, and why we should care.

Somebody’s gotta do it.

So, if Dems are prepared to delay the Alito vote..

W's backdrops-Do you really think this is an accident?

Just a Thought.. open fundraiser that DNC gets IF they fillibuster...

We are going to have to take back our country ourselves.

The Red and the Blacklist

Alito's Confirmation

Democrat, Again, Always.

Bush Authorized Domestic Spying Before 9/11

Democrats May Delay Alito Nomination Vote

CNN: Pickles "would love to see" Condi run for prez, weighs in on Scalito

BOB FRITAKIS @ DU Election Reform Forum: 9pm U R invited

The GOP is full of secret pro-choicers??

Discussing sanity while sitting in The Not Right Room

NSA's Web Site Rendered Inaccessible

Ney Under Pressure to Resign Chairmanship

The Nation: "The Impeachment of George W. Bush"

Kerry Stands Up to Administration Efforts to Weaken Public Right To Know

Great rant from the "Driftglass" blog

Has this been discussed?: Labeling critics of the gov't as enabling the

Bush Authorized Domestic Spying Before 9/11

Wider Fight Is Seen as Alito Victory Appears Secured

See what you think about this (RE: Alito & Lindsey Graham)

This author was placed on the no fly list...

Laura Bush: Rice in '08?

Reminders from the past: Rove's ties to Abramoff

Iraq, the Mother of All Budget Busters--Must Read

Bush Ordered NSA Warrantless Spying Before 9/11

Monday's Gore speech seen as "a challenge to embattled Bush presidency"

What is this crap? A Democratic scandel in New Orleans? Sh*t!

CNN w/breaking news-Al Qaeda #2 killed?

Pep talk for the Alito-depressed and the true majority in this country:

AP: "SWAT team shoots 'Armed' Fla. Eighth-Grader."

I suggest we call Bush supporters, "Loyalists", as in vs "Patriots"

Conservatives to enlist for Iran?

Ney walks the plank. What about Pombo?

Schwarzenegger's budget: up with prisons, down with communities

Is there a single example of how giving Bush what he wants has helped DEMS

There are More Phone Calls to Confirm Alito than to Filibuster

Zhirinovsky tells Pravda that Condi has sexual problems

That's it - my husband might run for Congress


satanist running for MN governor WAS a repuke until very recently......

CNN Breaking says American Airstrike may have killed Ayman al-Zawahiri

Help!! Crying Game part II ... the Alito hearing

Al Gore: Take It All The Way!

Gore to "challenge Bush presidency"...

An Abortion Poll

McCain campaigns for George Wallace Jr., Denounced by DNC

A Loose Pathogen?? Mighty Rome fell due to lack of good leadership

Loyalty means something, and so does the willingness to stand up and fight

U.S. pays millions to Halliburton for excess trucks sitting idle in Iraq

Help: Is this legal??

DU this poll - Santorum bashing liberals, media for criticizing on Iraq

David Gergen: The Conservatives achieve greatest success in 40 years

I'm waiting for "the Rapture"... can't wait

Best Republican Senators: here's the list: & here's why

Defend Progressive Front-Runner Against Beltway Betrayal

DANGER! No Roe v. Wade= RNC Controls Regional Elections 4Ever