Democratic Underground

Archives: January 31, 2006

Alternet: Trouble in Cubicle Nation

Reading the Bible While Listening to State of the Union (ie, Bible vs W)

On the Demonstrations Against the State of the Union Address

Egyptian Gazette Thumps Bush (Again)

Where's the Budget Outrage? By E. J. Dionne Jr

No Show Patriots need to volunteer

The sound of NO hand clapping

What You Won't Hear in the State of the Union (Sperling/Bloomberg)

Stew Albert died.

King George

JOSHUA FRANK: Cindy Sheehan and Lesser-Evil Politics

"State of Illusion" by Anna Quindlen

Into the Freying Pan:Eugene Robinson(Bush on Oprah's couch)

28 Days to Save Darfur

did Canada's RW churches affect the election???

Fear factor

Bush seeks State of the Union bounce

How the Harmless Wanderer in the Woods Became A Mortal Enemy

Jailed exile couple: Spies or political scapegoats?

Q & A: Our Omnipotent President (fafblog)

Our state of disunity

It's the Constitution That's at Stake

Google Shares Plunge Earnings Disappointment (FT)

Iran, you're next.

Thank [all] the senators who stood against Alito (just a click away)

Tasting Victory, Liberals Instead Have a Food Fight

Cato Institute's Boaz in the WSJ: Libertarian Orphans

AP Bush Skips Complex Realities in Address

Lying About the State of the Union By Molly Ivins

The Guardian: Resistance grows to US assumption of primacy

Jonathan Alter: The Political Power of Truth

'Nightline' Investigation: Wounded Soldiers Told They Owe Money to Army

Domestic Lying - Questions Journalists Don't Ask

What the hell happened? (feminists reflecting on the failure to stop Alito

3 Iowa Industrial Farms Get Protection Against Air Pollution Laws

January 2006 Warmest January In Cincinnati For Over A Century

DC-Area January Among Top Ten Warmest, All Time Record For Least Snow

Loss Of Seaweed To Warming May Be Triggering Trophic Cascade In Japan

Interim nuclear waste site mulled

Russia's Pipeline Monopoly Planning To Sue Watchdogs If Plan Rejected

S. Portugal Ripe For Desertification - 0.5C Rise In Each Of Last 3 Decades

Scientists "Stunned" By Extent Of Great Barrier Reef Bleaching

Deal lets big farms skirt pollution fines

Washington State to provide 54 cent/kw-hr subsidy to photovoltaics.

West Antarctic Ice Sheet Disintegration May Be Underway - UK Report

On Israeli-Arab patriotism

Does Israel Want An All-Out War with the Palestinians?

Hamas must change - San Fancisco Chronicle 1/31/06

Syrian president meets Hamas leader following election victory

Syria moots Arab aid for Palestinians

Palestinian Authority: Hamas must stop targeting of civilians

Don't Be Fooled by Hamas

Annan: New PA gov't must recognize Israel

Government ignores illegal Arab building

Would a Hamas strike be a declaration of war between sovereign nations?

Hamas: We will not sell our people or principles for foreign aid

Gazans burn Danish flags, demand cartoon apology

Is Enron Behind The War In Afghanistan?

Weird coincidences in the media prior to 9/11.

Daily Kos - 20 Reasons to Question the official 9/11 Story

What's everyone's take on Fintan Dunne and Break For News?

The psychology of mass denial and 9-11

Seeing red in a red state? Vote Republican... here's why-

IMHO, a secure standardized election system should become

PA polls show PA overwhelmingly wants voter verified ballots!!

Voting with DREs is like carving your turkey with a chainsaw.

Some people on DU have a major disinformation campaign going

OH HB 3 Protest:

Are Dem Senator votes against Alito Filibuster related to voting machines?

Diebold reports 76 percent decline in fourth-quarter earnings

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Tuesday January 31, 2006

MoveOn will "unveil our plan to win big in '06" Wed.but won't listen to us

Listen to Mark Crispin Miller on Ring of Fire / AAR

PA: Another Group Sues to Stop Voting Machine Purchases

Kerry Won, MCM is God, and the Daily Thread Needs Recommendations

Does Anyone Know Who Manufactures the Vote Tabulators Used In Ohio?

FREE PRESS: OH GOP Poised to Gut Election Protection

(Lynn Landes) Voting Systems Lawsuit Reaches U.S. Supreme Court

San Diego World Cant Wait protest?

California gets "C" grade on development report card

Feinstein reports $5.7 million on-hand for Senate race

(abramoff''s pal) Doolittle isn't talking about letters

Pombo stocks up on campaign cash

A Challenger for Bono's seat

Molly Ivins says it is "time for real leadership" and the Alito Fillibuste

Question - is there a good site that really follows our state

Today is the last day to contact the House re: budget cuts

Bentley Found Guilty In Jetseta Gage's Death

Any comment about Krause dumping on Nussle

Blouin Email...

Reilly: "Introducing the Next Lt Governor of Massachusetts"

Reilly picks St. Fleur for campaign

Normie's staff trying to rewrite history in Wikipedia

Weather is not freezing, but NWA Pilots' pension plan is

anybody going to the 'Can't Wait' demo at the fed building MPLS?

Have you guys seen this thread?

Coleman is first Jew to lead National Prayer Breakfast

Photo I.D. to vote in Minnesota

Password-protect flash drive suggestions?

Juanita's public service announcement. -funny

Boyd Richie is running for TDP Chair

Cap Metro strike averted (Austin bus drivers)

Giuliani interested in TX?

anybody got a recipe for making Zucchinis with a red gravy?

The beer you drink

Now Tobin's out, too:

Make Middle East oil dependence 'a thing of the past'

Board seeks book influence

Exxon Mobil posts $36.1 billion profit


Bush seen resisting calls to toughen Iran policy

EU to continue funding Palestinian Authority

Iraqi Official Says Foreign Forces Could Fall Below 100,000 This Year

U.N. Council Agrees on Iran Nuclear Review

Defiant Iran to be referred to UNSC

Japan to pull all troops out of Iraq by May: report

Iran nuclear file 'will go to UN'

Salon: Bush judge under ethics cloud.

Stephen Colbert last night


BBC: UK forces suffer 100th Iraq death

WCAX-TV: Protesters to try to drown out State of Union

Peace activists stage 'spy-in' ; Homeland Security cars bracket protest

Lawmaker (R., NY) Condemns NASA Over Scientist's Censorship Accusations

Sacramento Bee: Doolittle isn't talking about letters

Zawahri tape taunts Bush and Blair

Bush seen resisting calls to toughen Iran policy (Reuters)

Crews rescued after (chemical) ships collide (BBC News)

Prosecutor: Enron trial is about lies

IQ Is Issue In Al-Arian Retrial Bid(1st jury too dumb to convict

Australian : Iraq "Troops may be home soon "

20 killed in bombings around Iraq

Reports: Putin Boasts Over Russia Missiles

New Orleans restaurants open but starved for help

(NYT) Trial Opens in Challenge to Law Over Teenage Sex (KS forbids)

Excess oil profits: Time to require the building of double hulled tankers

Kraft foods to cut 8,000 jobs

Nearly half of Iraqis support attacks on U.S. troops, poll finds

Coretta Scott King has died

Clark calls for dialogue on Iran--UPI

Swiss Impose Sanctions On Uzbekistan

Iraq says treating 12 possible human bird flu cases

US food aid seen squeezed by Bush budget: NGOs

Cheney to resign...???

Durbin To Bring 2 IL Soldiers To State Of Union

Video Shows Officer Shooting Airman

How the Repukes are Feeding off of our "Failures"

Tasting Victory, Liberals Instead Have a Food Fight

WP: Pre-Katrina Emergency Plan for Elderly Faulted


Evangelicals Branch Out Politically (social action SOTU watch parties)

(CNN) 7 Dead in California Postal Shooting

Enron Prosecutor: Skilling, Lay 'Told Lie After Lie'

Court Upholds Challenge to Abortion Limit

Iraqi Desertions Complicate U.S. Mission

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday 31 January

WP: Wounded (ABC) Newsmen Show Slow Recovery (info from Brokaw)

Bernanke Gets OK to Lead Federal Reserve (Senate voice vote) Journalists: 'Iraq is a black hole' (Amanpour)

Just on CNN...Chemical plant explosion.

US Iraq casualties ease amid drop in rebel attacks (only 430 attacks/week)

Jailed exile couple: Spies or political scapegoats?

IAEA confirms Iran prepares for nuclear enrichment

US expects closer ties with Canada: ambassador

House allows Senate redistricting despite Democrats' objections

Des Moines Register: Bush support in Iowa falters

"Brokeback Mountain leads Oscar nods"

Diebold earnings take big hit

Suspect shot during drug bust (oops accidental discharge)

Iraqis think U.S. will stay permanently, poll finds

Democrats ask GOP for apology over ads

Bush hails Alito confirmation

Sydney Herald: Revealed: ambassador tried to kill US hunt for AWB bribes

India's Left Parties demand recall of US envoy

CNMI - Administration seeks reimbursement from lobby firms (Abramoff)

'Nightline' Investigation: Wounded Soldiers Told They Owe Money to Army

Petition Seeks To Stop Sending Vermont's F-16s To Iraq

Contract for global propaganda campaign has few safeguards, document shows

Cindy Sheehan to Attend Bush's SOTU Speech (CNN)

(Sen. Sam) Brownback: 'Fruits' Comment Not Gay Joke

U.S. Newswire: DNC: Republicans Play Blame Game with American Indians

LAT: Airman Is Shot After Brief Chase

Connecticut rebels against Bush education policy

World Can't Wait - San Francisco - Union Square Photos

2:31 seconds he said 9/11

Cindy Sheehan Plans To Be In Audience At Bush Address(SOTU)

AP: Activist Cindy Sheehan Arrested at Capitol (for t-shirt)

time for a new political party

The Guardian: Resistance grows to US assumption of primacy

NYT: Google Misses Profit Forecast and Stock Dives

PR Newswire: Nurses Blast 'Heartless' Bush Health Proposals

Witnesses Describe Firings From State Jobs

Navy pilot program opens to enlisted ranks

Alito sworn in as nation's 110th Supreme Court justice


NYT/AP: Turnaround in Recruiting Puts (Natl.) Guard on Path for Expansion

Iraq veterans round on Bush

(Virginia Gov. Timothy) Kaine questions surveillance

eBay's PayPal to collect fee on deposits

Microsoft weighs in on Kama Sutra worm

Bill Tightens Rules for 2-Parent Welfare Families

Canada Press: Promisgate: World's longest spy scandal still glossed over

New York Times: Iran Hands Over Guide to Making Nuclear Bomb Parts

TVNewser: Bill O'Reilly Delivers Warning To (NBC president) Bob Wright

US says will not give in to Carroll's kidnappers

52 percent say Bush's presidency a failure Clinton seeks help for ground zero workers

The Bush Administration's Record of Shortchanging Veterans: The Real State

Don't dodge security, Democrats told

AT&T Sued Over NSA Eavesdropping

Gonzales Is Challenged on Wiretaps (Feingold Says AG Misled Senate)

Howard Dean on Democratic Strategy (NPR/Morning Addition)

FBI Agents Back Down When Librarian Refuses to Let Them Seize 30 Computers

House bill protects “Merry Christmas”

Agency: Iran papers are for an atomic bomb

Venezuela's Chavez, Jewish leaders meet after remarks furore

'No Spy List' up and running

U.S. forces fire on Canadian vehicle in Iraq

Sweeping anti-abortion laws proposed

Reporter fired for blog posts

WP/AP: Ex-Aide Libby Wants Classified Materials

Senate confirms Bush nominee Alito to high court

Bush: U.S. must break oil addiction (SOTU excerpts released by WH)

Convert to Islam, Al-Qaeda tells Bush

Corretta Scott King has died

(Sen. Norm) Coleman Staff Makes Changes To Wikipedia Bio

VA Special Election. DEM Wins 62-38% in Former Repub. District

Gallup: Very High Number 'Proud to be An American'

CNN BREAKING: Cindy Sheehan arrested in Capital!

Feinstein reports $5.7 million on-hand for Senate race

Report faults Chertoff, Brown for lack of leadership during Katrina

US troops taking no extra precautions in light of bird flu case in Iraq

Kerry on SOTU: Bush 'fantasyland'

Democrat (Kaine) Tells Bush There's a 'Better Way' (in SOTU response)


How is dolo amber *legally* not porn?

What are you doing *right now*?

Grrr, I think I'm coming down with something - again

What are the WORST Oscar winners, nominations, and snubs ever...

DU is making me sad today..

Do you clean your ears?

Jo Jo was a man who thought he was a loner

I have 2 new non-buddies on my list today! Petty and pissed.

do you think it's dangerous for rev acts to play on a computer while

is this wrong?

What is this GD you are talking about?

question about the "Ignore" button---

SOTU, or Hockey Game?

The State of the Union Drinking Game - For Lightweights

Time for a DU Cheer-up: Share with me one of your happiest moments

Is that knob *really* going to speachify for 2 hours?

LOL. Suprise, suprise. Turns out that a guy in my class

Isn't there a SOTU bingo card too??

Need some help here, about Bill O'Reilly.

Photogroup contest: Close up (macro) photography # WINNER!

WooHoo it's tax time!

*breathe* Let's all have a CALIFORNIA PEGGY Moment!!!

I had not seen this site...

Have any of you ever issued a General Order 24? Is that cool, or what?

The Mike Malloy show, a visual representation (dial up beware)



What's up, everyone? Why so glum?

level 3 still???? i wanna see my new sig!!!!

I'm sexy when I'm angry

I will not watch the SOTU or comment about it on DU


My deal of the week: Red 100% cashmere sweater

GD:Alito is no more

Saw "Capote." Great movie. But. . .

Level 42.

These PRETZELS are making ME THIRSTY!!!!

Dammit, this is the WRONG night not to be able to sleep!

I just noticed something.

i dreamt i was going to idaho

I just woke up... thought I might have a mouse

Goodnight Lounge!


Ironic, but I drove from Houston to Dallas today

I did it AGAIN!

If you're pining for mutley_r_us, this thread is for you

I just did my taxes online - ask me anything.

You know that your posting on DU too much when ?

Drive Thru Confrontation

When Grannies Turn Evil - Crime Committed By Elderly Up

Mash Captains poll : Trapper John or BJ.

Smileys for the new USA.

The suspense is killing me (potential job)

Good Tuesday Morning, Everybody!

Weasel joins congressional race

Have you been having dreams with any neurotic content :D

whens ground hog day?

Does Fwee Wepubwic have levels?

What is Matcom doing on his last day of work?

For my 6,000th post

Please don't dominate the rap Jack

any real estate agents in here

Pastor Sells Church - Gets 18 Months In Prison

Ugliest logos ever?

Tuesday earworm. For all the DUDQ on this day.

I hope Aleve works.

Difference betw. Alcohol / Liquors???

Happy 50th Birthday to John Lydon

Who invited the fighting bull to the BULL FIGHT???

Foo Fighters have released the video for "Resolve". Whatddaya think?

Hey I've got idea. Let's make up words. Go alphabetically.

The worlds coming to an end, I don't even care

I am thinking that I am glad I steered clear of DU yesterday

Dammit we need funny

Tax Question!!! Need some help!!

Has anyone ever had one of those nights ...

Brokeback Mountain leads the pack with 8 Oscar nominations!!

Coretta Scott King, 78, Widow of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Dies


The DUDQ is in full force in GD Alito.

I am saying this in the Lounge! I will stay and fight for my country

who, in your opinion is the funniest person in the lounge?

What would you do in this situation?

My puppy is screaming

uh oh, are we climbing to level 69 again?

So, I'm totally out of it, fine. Could someone PLEASE explain the whole

I'm sick & tired. I'm frustrated, and I'm pissed.

I came up with a plan yesterday to help the environment:

It is now officially EstimatedProphet's birthday!

It's time for The Onion! Man walks on the fucking Moon.

so is the Senate done screwing up the country for now?

Jesus was a Japanese garlic farmer.

Holy Crap! I am going to be rich!!

Attn. Businessgeeks and Writers!

Wendy Wasserstein RIP 1950-2006

Happy Birthday to composer Philip Glass!

The Complete Idiots Guide To Tom Waits (or "MP3 Blogs are awesome")

I guess Verizon offers Monty Python ringtones

As a wise man once said "I know nothing"

Justin Timberlake is only 25?

SOTU drinking game...

Here is tonight's TV lineup

Damn, only 10am and I need a drink already.

"D-oh". . .I feel like such an idiot. . .

Die you gravy-sucking little shit!

Tony, I know you miss Bush and everything, but show some class (funny pic)

What comes after level 3?

Ugliest mofos ever?

I am going to miss the women of the West Wing

String me up--I'm the one who made fun of MrsGrumpy

Let's play a drinking game!

Who else is going to watch the jack ass tonight?

Thank you all or being here loungers.

I think I'm going to give up and just go completely batshit insane

I met an Oscar nominee

I admit it. *I* stole and spent the "missing" Iraq money.

It's a beautiful day at Old Faithful

Last night, my arms went numb and lifeless for 15 minutes. Ask me anything

This thread is not about Kristen Chenoweth

Rotating shit work

fiddle dee dee, fiddle dee dee, the fly married the bumble bee...

A girl in my class went OFF on repubs, last night, in her speech.

It's Good To Be Big Ben Roethlisberger

Thanks Plaid Adder for the Earworm!

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday...

Diapers for puppies! That is what is required!

Let's play PICTOGRAMS!!!

My new DU face lift...


ok, who showed Franken the Ah-nold sound clips site???

God Give Me Strength

I like bread.

Awright, dammit — it's 'Super Bowl'

If I hear the name Alito one more time, I will ________________!

I like beer.

Vampyre candidate for governor arrested

Happy Birthday, Tallulah Bankhead (January 31st, 1903-December 12, 1968)

I like beer bread.

Question for bloggers about

You might be right wing if:

Anyone see Craig Ferguson?

the official "i dont care about Oscars" thread

Has anyone else heard this?

My TV is dying. I need advice

Can I just go ahead and say this? : If you drive around at night

Do you ever listen to Mancow (Stern Jr.) in the AM?

Just in case you feel like laughing

I can't necessarily spell without using Spell Check.

Lynnesin is WRONG. I checked with my mom.

I tried ... I really tried ... and I just don't 'get' Beck

Can I bitch about something trivial for a sec

can we stop talking about SCROTUMS now?

Comando goes to jail for not going Commando -and trying to run w/undies on

The Super Bowl webpage is updated

That's hot.

Just got done reading Our Endangered Values by

Single White Female: Age 51 (weeks)

Rotating shift work

Your Super Bowl party menu?

Anyone else NOT going to watch the STFU?

Better shape up Lounge! As of Tomorrow, I'm A MANAGER!!

As I was walkin' over Kilgarra mountain

I quit! I quit! I quit! I quit!

OMG I found out I'm a runaway giant nuclear robot from North Korea!

Let's hear a gross food concept.

Shrimp stir-fry for dinner.... how 'bout you?

LSK and Rev Acts liked my GD post, so go read it if you'd like:

Did you know, the surface temperature of Venus is nearly 758 K (900 °F)?

Watching bush on T.V. is like>>

I need some jokes for my depressed daughter!

So, tell me DU, do you like movies about gladiators?

thanks to all DU'ers - you are awesome

Anybody have a pair of Ariat boots?

Just so you know, sometimes it's not all about you

May I request a standing ovation for the admins and mods?

This makes the Sony rootkit look nice: Starforce threatens to sue blogger

Anybody seen "Joe the King"? It's on IFC now.

to everyone ...

April 29 th ?

No more smiley threads for me,

who thinks the SOTU will be MIHOP about SCOTUS and the POTUS should STFU?

When Will it Stop?

unofficial Coretta Scott King tribute thread

Dearly Beloved,

Have you been having any dreams with erotic content?

Bush buying/voters selling votes for bags of pork rinds? ....

Dammit! All young 'uns on this forum, git up here and FIGHT FOR YER FUTURE

No April fools joke: Garbage Pail Kids DVD set to be released.

So, get this - my friend's parents were at the airport

What to watch instead of the "president"?

We just had a little pre-SOTU rally in Madison

Is anyone else up for some hard lemonade?

Those of You Who Have Responsible Adult Parents---

It's never Funny to make fun of anyone, for any reason.

dumb ass reports Marijuana Stolen to police

You know what i want to hear at the SOTU? Nothing but dems booing!

The fire alarm just went off. Ask me anything.

I have nuts.


Lisa Loeb: The Thong Remains The Same

UPS Driver Attacked By Middle School Students

Gee, I'm all saucy in GD tonight:

What should I do while the poly on my table dries?

Wouldn't you hate to hear this when you try and reach the police (WAV)

State of the Union Bingo

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 1/31/06)

Confess! [tm] What was the last song you sang karaoke?

I'm giving the dem rebuttal

Anyone know a good site to find historical political cartoons?

What cocktail will make the SOTU speech more bearable...???

Telemarketer defense: How do you answer the phone?

Col Henry Blake or Col Sherman Potter who did you like Better on Mash.

Post Photos of Stuff You Miss:

Man Shot In Groin During Fight Over Birdseed

Bush Bingo for state of the Union!

QUICKLY........ what are my drinking words. I need at least 3

So who are those two suckers sitting next to Laura

Why does the layout of the forums page change

AIM Chat for SOTU?

I will remove ONE piece of clothing EVERY time Idiot Refers to "9/11"


Lottery winner treats sisters to bigger breasts.

Little Mary Sunshine's Song for the Day:

Damn, "My Posts" is toast

Is it just me, or has Fabio lost weight?

How come "funk" sounds dumb on paper, but is funny on TV?

Just to let you know, "Murder At 1600" is on HBO 2

Let's post like we are on drugs!!

Hey, When The Fuck's The "STFU," As I Call It, Starting?

Bluestaters drink better beer than redstaters.

Good Evening, Lounge

Enough with the veiled attacks, just bring it.

CNN: Cindy Sheehan has been arrested!! This is real.

Not sure if this goes here:New web site emeges to Impeach George W. Bush.

Let's post like we are freepers!!

So, when you go to work tomorrow and the *bots are drooling,

I wanna talk politics, but in GD they're discussing some dumb reality show

hey! you can see avatars in a thread if you right click & hit select all

Seriously, can I have a show of hands of who is skipping the Bush thingie

I think we should call Fuckstick "Bidet Breath" cuz he's just dumb enough.

Is it over yet?

Could everybody log off for a few minutes?

Help! I fell asleep before 24 came on last night. What did I miss?

Is Boston Legal still gonna be on tonite???

any "chemistry lab report " experts?

BUMMMER!!!! I just found out PBS You is gone. DirectTV replaced

I just got back from watching Black September.

My son's basketball team is still UNDEFEATED!

I'm going out for snacks! Whadda-ya want?

Fucking J.C. Watts on CNN? What a fucking joke!

Does this boring speech really warrant Level 5?

All right, who broke DU?

Oh fuck. I HAVE to listen to the SOTU.

You know how they leave one cabinet official behind, just in case...

im sorry, i am about to loose it!!!!

Who wants to listen to jerkoff's SOTU? Check in here.

Help, I need a break.


All your siglines are belong to us!

Any Perrey/Breuer fans out there? "Happy Moog" mp3s!

Quick, while the mods are busy,

Check out our membership!

THIS IS HUGH!*** Hardball is going to ask "Why was Hillary chewing

SOUTHLANDSHARI! Where are you, sweetie?

You know, Fuckstick makes Reagan look positively honest and sensible.

Anyone else NOT going to watch the SOTU?

The Democratic response is coming up.

Suddenly it got a lot quieter in here.

Hey, everyone: Listen to me for a second, please.

With a fused neck, my neck muscles are gaining up on me...

I have the strep penis.

WOW + Amazing + Cooking + Blog + Fantastic..

"Ah cain't sing. Ah have the laryngitis."

WE ARE ADDICTED TO OIL! Aaaugh! Somebody kill me!

So, who else thought Alito looked like he had diarrhea and the immodium

Hey it's almost the first of the month don't forget

WOW + Amazing + Cock + Discharge + Fantastic = Strep Penis


Come Away With me....In my "Getaway Car ...Drive all Night! Love Ya.....

Oh, good, now it's time for the dicksucking blowboy "news people"

Uh... a little tax question for y'all.

Incredibly Ignorant Computer Question...

Man, the "we must dump all Democrats" schtick in GD is getting old


How do newbies hear about DU? And where are they coming

the wine thread( post your favorite wine) or what you are drinking now

Owie. I strained my back. Owie.

meanwhile, my most embarrassing moment ever happened tonight. pretty bad

Gotta watch out for those human-animal hybrids.

I am blissfully ignorant of the STFU speech. So fill me in:

gd has turned into

Poor pitiful me.

Favourite derogatory nickname for George W. Bush?

Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose!

I get so weary sometimes - I've been accused of being a "Cindy-basher"

My Uncle Ronnie just died.

The Moral Matrix (another time-killing political quiz)

Bush walks into his bedroom with a sheep under his arm and says:

For the record: I love sushi

Illini 66- Wisco 51

Let's talk about your college/general schooling thoughts and experiences.

There is a disturbance in the force

Why the fuck don't they make gin popsicles?

i completely redid house of the rising sun

I can't spell necessarily without using Spell Check.

God, I wish I knew how to quit you!

Can someone ID this tune?

There's always room for jello

Please stop posting SOTU Drinking Game threads. As much as I don't like

Awright, dammit -- it's 'Super Bowl Extra Large'


I just woke up. Dang my system is going to be royally screwed.

A lot of people don't like me...

Dang, now my fingers are sore.

Recently, an old girlfriend from college got in touch with me

Jesus Christ; DU has lost it's little Cyber mind


Who in the hell was that snotty looking brat with Lynne Cheney?

evening earworm

Calorie-Restricted Diet Curbs Normal Human Cardiovascular Aging

"Brokeback Mountain leads Oscar nods"

I've gone back to college and I feel like a dork

I have the strep throat

Goodnight DU....This has been playing in my head all day.

My dream last night was that I'd figured out EVERYTHING.


I am nuts.

Look out SoCal! Here I come!

Is there something wrong with Limewire?

Where did you find your "significant other"?

Post something positive about living alone.

Anyone else Jonesing for some Oil?

Human-animal hybrids check in here.

Your Reactions to the Oscar Nominations. Answer these...

The suspicious absence of Forrest Gump

lets post like we are on freerepublic


British DUers

The smallest fish in the world has been found.

I am feeling left out

Time is a luxury I don't have

I'm smoking Switch Grass - Ask Me Anything!!

Are you going to approve of slavery soon?

A great site and reference

Pregnancy and Antidepressants

Teens turning to prescriptions to get high

Hospitals Charging the uninsured MORE than the insured

If you had to be the parent of your own cloned self

Need answer for a creationist regarding current transitional creatures....

Miami U's same-sex benefits policy challenged

Freepers react to 'Brokeback' leading the Oscar nominations

Blogactive to out married Senator for giving head in train station?

SOTU was homophobic, very homophobic

Religion: Love the Film, Hate the Sin? Christians Debate.

'Brokeback Mountain' Gets 8 Oscar Nods

Washington Governor Signs Gay Rights Bill

Religious Extremist Faces 10 Years In Prison For Gay Pride Stabbings

Red Sox sign shortstop Alex Gonzales

Is Bettis from Detroit? Did I hear that right?

Booo Yaaahhh

Super myths and the truths behind them

Great story on Holmgren's wife and daughter. They want be at the SB...

come on Bulls - down 6 late to Mavs

Weird Problem with Charley

Teddie found an ice puddle ...

A question re: older Malamute/Husky mix - leaking urine

Learning to Astral Project? (PDF)

Huge free online magical library

So, according to an astrologer friend, my psychic ability is due to...

Who were the Dem vote switchers? We started with 37 votes. We ended with

Coretta Scott King died today

Listening to Reid now

Hotline on Call

Kerry raised more than $5 million in 2005 [AP]

Kerry Highlights Bush Record on Small Business in a Prebuttal to the SOTU

John Kerry on the Confirmation of Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme Court

Kerry bashing at full speed again - it did not last long!

Nice thread ya got there.

Kos has a 2008 straw poll up

E-mail from JK

Hey did you see this link from Peter Daou's page on Salon

John Kerry on the Passing of Coretta Scott King

Kerry's Future (Merlin Project)

Some online Kerry videos

Maybe I'm being a bit dramatic, but what the hell...

John Kerry Responds to State of the Union Address

Hey, did anyone know today is National Gorilla Suit Day?

Question about Kerry book

Hey Beachmom

GRRRRR! Some DUers are soo shallow.

What a change a week brings

Look what I found -- a blog for Kerry fans

Kerry on tomorrow's Today Show - Rebutting SOTU

For Boston people - This has to be the chutzpah of the year

FWIW, What actually happened. (JK and the filibuster).

Did Kerry get his sweets yet?

Printing digital photos?

Request for anyone who has the secret decoder ring.....

WINNER thread is up!

Comments Welcome--digitally enhanced photo art

Koeb 1/31/06 The "SOTU" Address program


Cards For Kerry ..... I am going to a movie so I can miss the SOTU B.S.

Countdown Newsletter -- 01/31/06: Bush in Primetime


Molly Ivins says it is "time for real leadership" and the Alito Fillibuste

Question for Senator Byrd

I have something that will make us all feel better tonite

Does anyone have a list of the dems who votes yes??

On This Day in History...

My e-mail to John Kerry -

Did Reid's anti-choice stance play a part in the filibuster failure?

I don't wish to hear the Repubs talk about abortion anymore...

Mark your calendars people: Here they are... PRIMARIES

I just want to kill something. does that mean I'm turning Republican?

My email to Cantwell

Just some thoughts...

Apparently, a few DUers are almost as intellectually challenged as Bush

when are people going to realize it's all a sham? the fix is in.

This About Sums It Up...

The Republicans have already used the nuclear option..

Democrats will never win as long as they insist on playing . . .

On the plus side

I think we need to be careful with these low post count threads

If you are made at the Party, join up and change it.

Alito vote is proof DLC could snatch defeat from jaws of victory

I sent a nasty gram to the traitor-19, and heaps of praise to the...

It's the fight that's important. Winning or losing now is secondary.

To be hopeful in bad times By Howard Zinn

Inouye and Akaka voted YES??

Ben Masel is challenging Kohl!

Dems lose the spin game in the media again

It's time we get SNOWE!

We The People

Alito confrimation has me inspired to run.............FOR PUBLIC OFFICE!!!

Did many of you get mailings from your Senators educating you re: Alito?

Kennedy Seen as The Next Justice In Court's Middle


Here's an idea!

Not Gonna Take It.... some appropriate song lyrics for the moment.

I am for... the purge.

As the dust settles (Firedoglake and Digby)

Obama packs 'em in, riffs on Iraq, Alito

Failed for the last time.

I was wrong, I wasn't even close...sorry

With Dems like these, who need Republicans?

A Toast to the Young Turks

John Kerry steps up...

Another reason to hate traitor Maria Cantwell! SUPPORT MARK WILSON!

So what time is the vote today?

This National Ledger report is COMPLETELY IRRESPONSIBLE

Here's to my 2 NJ senators.....

Snappy answer suggestion

The hall of shame ..... 1/30/06 ...... the Spineless 19

ok, we've kept our powder dry....

We hear ya, Malloy

Bigger Fish to Fry Right Now

In the end, we could not move them. Now, can we REmove them?

Senate about to come back for final Alito vote, CSPAN2 just now

Next time some right-winger accuses you of treason, think of this...

So now those who could not be bothered talking against cloture


The Alito Betrayal - Bob Fertik

We need an Independent Progressive Political Movement to mau-mau Democrats

Some Things To Remember

Did all the phone calls/faxes change anyone's vote?

Senator Durbin on the Senate Floor

"Barring some snag..."

Sessions sounds like Forrest Gump...

It is time.

West Wing, William Pitt, and men with balls -

How about taking a little of your frustration out on a Pro-Alito poll!

Dems should have aimed their persuasive tactics on Repigs not

Repub at the pub tonight was joking about how Kerry's next opponent

What Would Lyndon Do?

sessions - it wasn't a strip search, they just made the girl

Kerry is taking heat from other senators?

They keep doing it right, and we keep doing it wrong


So I guess we have our Democratic "litmus test" now, and its not the IWR

the media sucks

Blind item guessing game: Who is the closeted senator?

Is he confirmed yet??? Not watching today or listening n/t

where's rockefeller?

One more Impeachment for our little list...

Hey--guess what--Reid doesn't support Alito--speaking now

A reminder to the Senators who voted for cloture

Which repug senator voted against Alito?


This whole Filibuster ordeal has made my life easier.

The penalties need to be greater

Yesterday's vote to end democracy is posted at

OK Solomon, what do you wish to do with this baby?

Official Senate Vote - Alito Confirmation - Thread 1

For all you Online Political Junkies: Answer me these questions....

Lieberman voted no ?!

IMO, the ones who really let us down are Byrd, Conrad, Johnson,

What is the BEST thing that could happen today, pre-SOTU???

Filibuster v. Cloture

Okay DUers Now is the Time to Get Back on the Phone!

Teddy K just said "you're going to see in a few minutes the Democrats..."

WeRememberPAC: The Organizing Begins

WTF?!? They didn't have the 60 votes to stop a filibuster!

We're still revved up. Here's a way to use that to make a difference now!

South Dakotans: How do you feel about Johnson?

Is a Senate Recall Election ala Arnie even POSSIBLE?

Kennedy could be next justice in the middle

Apparently, Alito has been confirmed...

Demonstrators can be charged with felony for "breaching" security

Reid Statement on the Confirmation of Samuel Alito

MSNBC's Alito reporting. Objective Journalism or Bush Hero Worship?

Ok, who changed their vote?!

How is Alito getting confirmed tomorrow? He has only 57 votes by

anyone have a link that shows how they voted on the cloture/fillibuster?

Clarence Thomas remains "SCOTUS nay vote" champ, Alito second

Congratulations. You now have a new Supreme Court Justice.

A Done Deal: Alito

Kerry can do no right. It's a sure bet he's a Dem.

A filibuster would not have been a big deal. That's the frustration.

Some questions for the Dem's that voted for Alito.

Anyone Know Where There is a Copy of Kennedy's Plea

NYT: How the Dems lost the rope-a-dope Alito hearings

Your vote is TAKEN for GRANTED

send a donation to the GOP ending with .58.

Gandhi: "When I despair, I remember that...

I used to respect the New York Times

"Freedom is never really won.You win it in every generation." Coretta King

My call to Bill Nelson's office

This article give a good explanation of GOP planning ahead to

Write ONE message, send email/free online FAX to ALL the Traitor Senators

Sen Jim Bunning R-Kentucky speaking against Bernake! Let's use this!

Roe is not safe, she is on the operating table

Here it is: The takeover of the Supreme Court

When is Alito getting sworn in?

Court Upholds Challenge to Abortion Limit

Hold Your Heads High

Alito has just been sworn in, in private

John Kerry on the Confirmation of Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme Court

so do you think not being prepared in advance to oppose Alito

List of Democratic Senators that voted for CLoture/Alito

I really think the Democrats should go out on a national strike.

On the Front Porch of Democracy:

Four dems voted for Alito?!!! Which ones?

Sorry Everyone ---pix--->>>

this reminds me of fall 2002

We should give up on the Washington crowd

Oh my gosh, I got whiplash there. I started out in Alito GD and

We should email the "Wiretapping requires a warrant" clip around.

Why the dem traitors must go down

Heard that SOTU protest won their suit and will be in the MALL. good

Dry your tears, stop bitching, it's time to talk about what happens next.

Help me list some Dem votes on various items

2003 MEMO To Be Released Today-Suggests Bush Knew Wiretaps Illegal

Republicans were more rude to Miers than Dems were to Alito

For you Clarkies - a great slogan "WES WINS WARS!"

someone suggested mailing the alitocrats voided campaign donation checks

Frist is eulogizing Coretta King now.

Legal: Can a state limit commerce to any other (specific) state?

So...How did this happen?

why did they allow DeWine to rant?

hey!! we got GD back

The new millenium and the death of a party.

Tonight's SOTU kicks of Midterm Election Campaign Season !

So, the Senate Dems have their weekly caucus.

civil rights in america died today

And now you know how Ralph Nader felt....

Of Politics and the Prisoner's Dilemma. Or, "Why Do Politicians Do That?"

so is there even a point to getting the senate back

The Alternative Fool Speech

Michigan DUers, anyone planning to attend a SOTU protest tonight?

Scotty: The speech currently stands at Draft No. 23

Latest Kerry email - Standing Firm

Only took him 5 F**ing years to figure it out

Josh Marshall: Grand Ole Docket --->>>

COMPARE; bush versus Clinton...(if ya DARE, freeping rightwingnuts)

My Cantwell Response

They've got the House, the Senate and now the Judiciary...

SOTU - My predictions:

My oh my, many a disruptor out today...

My Dream SOTU Rebuttal:

We're #45! We're #45! Quality of Life world-wide.

In Case Anybody Cares: Excerpts from SOTU

I used to respect the New York Times

Back to Square One! (Liberal Oasis)interesting points /Alito Loss...

WP - Dana Milbank: Liberals turn wrath on Democrats, too

So how many of us have gotten "the lecture" in the past 24 hrs?

Grade Democrats vote on Alito

For those who believe Roe v. Wade is safe, you ought to read Kennedy's

Powell, Tenet, others told Bush he was breaking the law by ordering NSA

The praise for most of the Democrats doing their job is premature.

Have you all seen "You Tube's" Hysterically Funny SOU Parody?

Tell Me This Man Is Not Hung Over ---pix->>>

The Great Internet War

We're #13! We're #13! World ranking for DEMOCRACY & FREEDOMS.

RW nutjob VA nurse calls foreign oil companies terrorists

I watched all of you

If this is the Democratic response, we're in trouble...

**Please Keep the ball rolling: the poor are about to be screwed again

SOTU - How much of a rewrite did they do for Coretta?

Letter from PFAW re alito.

Lieberman's (email) response

Who is the leader of this Party?

Ladies and Gentlemen, it's the Second Annual SUMMARIZE BUSH COMPETITION!

Listening to Randi right now

You will have to pry my Dem Party card out of my cold dead hands

There is nothing wrong with your television set.

Drug Policy Alliance publishes congressional voter guide

Gang of MODERATION Won! NEW RULES hold sway.

We Need Action, Not Words

Boner:'Whip Blunt Out Now'

A Day In The Life: The Theocratic Corporate States Of America

Military war vs political war (chimp's people searching for good news)

Give jack cafferty some DU honesty re:SOTU

SOTU alternative???

15 Dems have PROVEN THEIR UNWORTHINESS to represent

Watch or Don't Watch (?)

Tell Bush what he can do to with his SOTU!!

"that will never work"

Dean has to resign

Why don't Dems mount a nationwide political campaign against the right?

This SOTU Is Going to Be a Laugh Riot (now Bush loves solar energy!) >>>

tough year for Yellowstone bison

DU this poll

Freeway Blog In Dallas!

Interesting audio clips on bush/kerry/other stuff at

Did anyone call / contact the offices of the DINOs...

Sounds like Al Gore wrote Little Lord Pissypants speech

Please Tell Them YOUR state of the Union ( Call to action DU!)

SOTU Party! Pre-SOTU Video Webcast; LiveBlogging/Debunking & More...

Why are Republicans turning Bush into a Father figure?

Democracy Now: Gore Vidal Delivers State of the Union


This has been bothering me all day. This morning I saw Bob

Bush to Say 'America Addicted to Oil'

What happened to StellaBlue?

Tweety: Ted Kennedy "was the guy that molested" Mrs. Alito

We need to prepare for the next Supreme Court vacany!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Indication of what's wrong - B. Schieffer - "We'll all be listening

I'm giving the dem rebuttal..

Falwell's "Assault Ministry"

LynnTheDem (or someone with the time), can you make us a list

The people of the U.S. have no voice because the people have no free press

Some DU help please for the SOTU ......

Election fraud, vote tampering, bribing voters, etc...

John Kerry for Minority Dem Party Leader?

Who wants to take wagers on what *'s sotu will consist of?

52% of America says: Impeach Bush!

Question? I'm guessing that with cable TV the networks can get

CNN's coverage of SOTU to feature only one progressive opposite three cons

Today was January 31 and it has been in the 50s and 60s.

It is easy to control people when they owe money

Why don't we catch Bin Ladin?


Arrest made in slaying of Georgia Debutante

Harvard Social Psych: Bush is appealing as a leader to racist Americans

OMG I just heard on the nightly snooze

Anybody watch PoliticsTV? (internet TV "station")

The State Of The Union Is That:

Two things we can do to preserve Roe vs. Wade in the future

excerpts of bush's speech are here...

Anybody involved in "Operation Clean Sweep" PA?

25 senators stood strong on Alito--let's thank them

Am I the last person to know about "Politics TV"?

"why the big head is whining about us again" KOlberman talking about

Danish Company disabled by the power of boycott in 5 days.

This year, both Groundhog Day and the State of the Union Address

Consider the following scenario...

Today is the day we begin to unravavel the Court (of the last 50 years)

Damn, the SOTU. The only night I enjoy

We are really getting infiltrated

Gov Doyle plans for Universal Healthcare

I refuse to quit and I'm not going anywhere. DU is my home

Here's how MSNBC, CNN, FOX will cover the SOTU...

Fuck all you corporatists! The time has come and u r going DOWN!

Tonight's TV Choices

Coming up now on Olbermann: Special edition of Worst Person: O'Reilly

SOTU drinking game

So we keep hearing that we must get control so we can make changes

I'd rather be watching the better president tonight

KO Shows Airman shooting video by San Bernardino County sheriff's deputy

Great JOB Brownie! FEMA rejected Dept. of the Interior Resources!

Paula Zahn with Wolfie on "The Situation Room". A true pukefest.

Olbermann is tearing O'Reilly to SHREDS!!!

! Screw CNN Listen here to SOTU on PACIFICA : (commentary already started)

Majority Report is going to broadcast speech & mock Bush

Jerome "The Bus" Bettis & Saddam...what do they have in common?

"The Moral-Hazard Myth"

Just call us Timex ....

Wouldn't it be a hoot if the teleprompter tore up for Bush's speech? CNN

Hey Ho

Tonight, Bush will tell us that America is addicted to foreign oil.

Who will be the first to call it a "Home Run"?

So Cindy Sheehan will be at the SOTU address...

State of the Union IRC Chat

Anyone Have Any Words of Farewell For Sandra O'Connor?

I've finally decided that evolution is a sham

c-span - taking calls before speech

How about George Clooney for President?

Unfortunately, It seems American needs to reach the very bottom

For those of you who watched the Book Of Daniel

DOA: jr's "personal heath insurance " and "green energy"

Neocon sickness outlined.

Don't like being called "Loony Left"?

CSPAN has the best coverage

My rebuttal to the SOTU

State of the Union: 9/11 Beat the Clock

The Democratic Party isn't dead. Kerry gave it the jolt it needed.

Here's the plan. Scalia turns 71 in March. He's also a pig. Let's win back

WHICH President looks like they are ACTUALLY WORKING on their SOTU???

The final vote is 58 Ayes and 42 Nays proves a filibuster was possible

No, YOU are the leader, NOT Dean or Reid

Practically speaking, Durbin would be a much better leader than Reid

Has the US Jumped the Shark.......

Report states that some Democrats are ANGRY

a dangerous time for the Democratic Party

History will judge the Bush Regime as the most corrupt, inept assholes...

Spot the Senators/Others entering the chamber!

Heard on CNN...Cindy Sheehan just arrested!

I'm Gonna Watch A Northern Exposure DVD While The SOTU Is On...

Is there an official thread for this SOTU?

Cindy Sheehan Arrested

Does the Supreme Court usually wear their robes to the SOTU???

here comes kindasleezy.

Enter the Corporate Supremeo Courto

I'm torturing myself tonight

was Alito among the Justices?

So... How Are You Prepared To Listen To Our Feckless Leader ???

What are the predictions about how big of a bump in Bush's rating he will

Reid and Pelosi are going to ignore some of the critics

I've never seen so many cockroaches crawl out from the darkness.

ROBERTS, SCALITO come waltzing in!

The Rupture

Official SOTU address 1/31/06


PICKLES is here.

DOn't you love the patriotic trumpet bump music the networks composed for


Listen to all of them

Captiol Dome


VISUALIZE Bush losing his cool during his address!!!

"...members of the Supreme Court..."

Just heard at the store: "Kill the rich and blow up all gas stations!!!!"

Are the Capitol Police calling a TShirt a BANNER for an excuse to arrest?

Oh, how I wish "Scanners" was a real human psychic trait.

Church sign; "If Evolution were true



Radical Islam!!!

So are we going to demand impeachment during the speech?


Ug, That's all I can stand

Enemies of freedom!

"Freedom" How about freedom from you, you lying SOB. nt

Sheehan Did A Dumb Thing (IF reports are correct)

DCCC now advertising on Faux??? ? Just rec'd this:

"RIghts of Individuals" "Freedom" WTF is he talking about?

CNN just reported that Cindy Sheehan has been arested.

****************** ****OFFICIAL SOTU THREAD #1***********

Did They Just Say (PBS) That Barak Obama Was In The Procession ???

Is KO on tonight?

Bush is evil!

Cat killer Frist LOOKS like FRANKENSTEIN

AWOL DESERTER says "There is no honor in retreat"


Are we witnessing the destruction of America?

Just heard on Pacifica -- Cindy DID NOT HAVE A BANNER.


"Must keep our Word" -- It isn't OUR word Fuckhead, it's YOURS!!

There is no honor in retreat?

Idiot Son bringing Bird Flu to US. 12 Iraqis confirmed sickened

Iraq and Saddam Were NOT Radical Islam.

Cindy arrested for her t-shirt, not a banner?


Two minutes after he starts and bam! 9-11 invoked!

****************** OFFICIAL SOTU THREAD #2 ****************

Second-guessing isn't a strategy?

Did I JUST see a commercial for the border patrol?

Iran can't have NYOO-KYOO-LAR weapons!!

Bush Declares his intentions - War with Iran

Attention: T-shirts deemed offensive by the Führer are now verboten.

Bush has a weird new smirk tonight

Do we really need a new thread for every single new sentence?


I saw tomorrow yesterday, it wasn't a pretty picture

Apparently, we do.

What's with Bush's gleeful grin at anticipated applause?

Compassion for people abroad? You mean like you did for New Orleans?

Self Delete ...

they have to applaud if he mentions "the troops"

I'm sorry folks, but I cannot keep up with The Chimperor.

Question on the State of the Union

OMG - he FORGOT "Palestine"

NASA Scientist Threatened with “Dire Consequences” for Speaking of Global

He reads off tragedies like a hungover waiter with a menu.

Sad commentary on America: "property of the U.S." T-Shirt

He is turning the speach into a bitter partisan your either wit us or


*********************** OFFICIAL SOTU THREAD #3 *********************

Bush: You're addicted to oil, and I'm your big pusher


When is this JACKASS going to address the state of THIS union

From an European point of view... all this hand clapping and cheering

He's Got Alito Now And He Just Doesn't Care

"We will not sit back and wait to be hit again." - he admits he sat back &



Running word tally for tonight's SOTU

"stand behind the American military" WTF. Who doesn't?

Democracies in the Middle East will not look like our own....

For once, Hillary impressed me

Can anyone tell whether the Dems are actually

Bin Laden's "Aim is to seize power in Iraq"

So far he has said only one thing of substance

Holy frig. CNN's site has a bizarre title: "Liberty is the right of all":

Our economy is Healthy!!!!!!!!!!

At the risk of sounding Redundant.......Turn it off and CUT THE BOOZE &

***************** OFFICIAL SOTU THREAD #4 ********************

Perhaps if our own clowns wouldn't stand and clap

Congrats Exxon-Mobil

And then the sun will rise, and bunnies will appear, and leprechans will


Just had two matrixectomies and I think the SOTU will be more painful

Looks like Bush is running at about 5 LPM


To the Hague War Criminal!

Whoa, what the fuck was with McCain?

Hey, what's the signal for all the dems to walk out of the Chamber?

He's still got his sights set on Social Security

Has he talked about steroids in baseball yet?

This reminds me of the Popeye Cartoon with the Eleph. and Donkeys shouting

******************* OFFICIAL SOTU THREAD #5 ***********************

Yes; let's focus on Terra.

Oooh, lead the world! So whip out more H1B visas!

"America is addicted to oil" - Longer version

America is ADDICTED to OIL! no shit NUMB NUTS! - > PEAK OIL is HERE!

The line item veto?

ROFL......At least the Education initiiative BS did not include I.D.

Oh fuck we're doomed: "American competitiveness initiative"


U.S. Savings Rate Falls Below Zero

Does anyone know why Hilary was shaking her head

While we bomb the daylights out of you

Oil is often imported from "unstable parts of the world"

Any news about the protest?


Hillary looks like she's in love.

sick of the sotu? "Born Yesterday" on TCM at 10pm est

************** OFFICIAL SOTU THREAD #6 ********************

Think Exxon and the boys are liking this?

Bush will tell us tonight that he and his cabal knows what's best for us.

Why was Cindy Sheehan arrested this evening?

Is Bill Clinton the son GH Bush wishes he had had? n/t

Thanks weak-kneed Dems for giving Bush that nice Alito victory lap

Public trust: release the Abramoff photos, intelligence data, etc. n/t

So when is he going to mentioned Katrina Recovery efforts?

He's talking for too long. All I want to see is the Democratic response

Excluded George? You mean these people?

I'm trying to partition and format a hard disk and this crap is on TV!

TiVo wouldn't let me watch the sotu any more

My 12 y/o daughter on Cindy's tee shirt: "Well, at least they knew

I learned today the religious right is nothing but


How do you only half way win the war against segregation?

*************** OFFICIAL SOTU THREAD #7 **************


Is he still intent on sending someone to Mars?

LMAO! Bush talked about banning "human-animal hybrids"

"A Hopeful Society" wants this idiot IMPEACHED!

Where will the Dem response be?

God Bless America (smirk): Junior desecrates America

Dept. of Energy= Nuclear; Ethanol= Agribusiness

Refreshing to see Obama not climb all over everyone trying to get a smooch

finally.. finished

Here's why Bush is Pushing Alternative Fuels in the SOTU...

Short ass speech in my view

FIGHT BACK! DU this: Join the Media Center SWAT Team to fight SOTU spin!

Tell my wife and her fellow teachers NCLB is great!


What did Bush say about iran? I was at choir practice and

Shut off the idiots, Listen here!!!

Do you want to hear some really really good news from Virginia?

They not only didn't walk out, many are standing and applauding

In my opinion, Cindi's arrest makes Bush look stupid and out of control

Why is Bush signing autographs??

When did the SOTU become a high school pep rally?

What didn't Bush talk about in the SOTU

When is the stupid murderer getting off my TV!! Boston Legal !!!

'Intelligence Survailance Program"--you don't get better than that!

Sheehan story-- now up on CNN

UK oil contract threat to US energy prices-senator

America is falling apart? Did Chumpy just say something like that?

I am skipping the SOTU Address...but is it true that the president

Wow. Another failure. Stay the course and Man on Mars promises

THANK YOU DEMOCRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Has The Fucking Democratic Party Gone Out Of Its Fucking Mind

Governor Kaine showing "The Peoples' Eyebrow"

This is disgustingly filthy.....The dems should have walked out

the GOP stands for the purity of Homo Sapiens


The official MSM post-SOTU coverage watch thread

Anyone out there need some "direction in love???"

Is he using Teleprompters?

My "Poll": What Are You Doing Instead Of Watching the STFU Speech?

Is it just me or is he getting drunker as he goes on?


************ OFFICIAL SOTU THREAD #8 *****************

Just thinking: I could go to the Humane Society

I'm glad they arrested Cindy!

Pic of Cindi, courtesy of Brad Blog

"Inaccurate info"?!? fuck you -just say he LIED!! grow a m f spine!

Human-Animal Hybrids?

Contrast what you just saw to the Al Gore Speech


OMG He walked right by Alito

Protests! San Francisco - Union Square Photos

"There's a better way." Is that the latest focus group pablum the Dems

If This Is The Democratic Response I Will Never Vote For A Democrat Again

Watch the REAL RESPONSE on C-SPAN when viewers can call in

Annan : ‘new mindset’ at UN involving not just governments but people

CNN Liars Changed Their Cindy Arrest Story n/t

Bush: I have a plan for energy that will complete by 2312...CLAP CLAP CLAP

Blah,Blah,Blah, Yadda, Yadda, Yadda

Now I know for sure

"There must be a better way."

If Voting is Rigged - Does Anything Matter?

CSPAN Is Getting Ready to Open For Responses!

Tim Kaine (VA) is giving the Dem response from Richmond.

Perhaps Bush really meant to say Subhuman

2243 Reasons why the DSM is Important



Will Cindy be taken to a Halliburton Detention Camp?

If Dems don't come to grips with what our blind support of Israel is

Why they clapped at the SOTU

Shirts with words on them are illegal? Freedom my ass!

What did JC Whatts just say? Economy clicking on all cylinders? and...

Please help: Need a video link to the shooting of Iraqis.

CBS: "Kaine is a VERY conservative Dem, he made some religious references"

Mr. Chimp, tell your goons . . .

Creator doublespeak!!!!

Howard Dean on MSNBC now.

Remember Kaine? He's living proof the democrats are coming back

Who were the Dems that voted for Alito?

Anyone just see tweety and feinstein ?

Who's got a Poll? I cant find one anywhere?? n/t

Sad , how quickly we jumped all over Sheehan

So, what are the talking heads saying. Can't stand to watch them, but

If there is a God, some day Cindy Sheehan will be the Guest of Honor

we need a thread for Dem Response Right now msnbc



On what basis can you get arrested for your t-shirt?

Something I thought I would never do, but I'm getting a gun.

Who's ready to "work together" with these fascist rePUKEs fucks?

CNN poll of speech watchers: 48% VERY positive!

Did DU go down for anyone else?

CNN poll: 48% rated it "very positive" speech.

Dean now on MSNBC

check this site--cnn did the camera work

BradBlog on Cindy Sheehan

CNN Poll: Are Americans hopeful or worried?

Don't confuse me with the facts, Mr. President

CNN said 48% of HIGHLY SKEWED audience approved of speech

OK. Seniors, how do you like Bush now? Tell me. He ignored you!

Dean should be speaking on MSNBC shortly n/t

He hasn't said "terror" in 15 minutes...

Jesus, where wuz ya? There's no footprints

Unless things change quickly, Democrats will be responsible for the end of

Children in strip-search controversy

She Speaks for Me

CSPAN: Talking of Daily Kos

He better end soon. Pickles' batteries look to be running out

I know why Karl Rove wants to hire 70,000 more teachers.

Rich Lowry disses veterans benefits

On a lighter note, Daily Show giving a sendoff to Greenspan



What's Idiot Son have against Human-Animal hybrids like Ann Coulter?

Name a big government conservative

Will Joe Lieberman Smooch with Bush Again This Year?

I just got home... What happened?

Translating the SOTU...

Amazing....watching CNN, they are pretty much trashing *'s speech.

Fuck all you corporatists! The time has come!

So... are there any photos showing this "Anti-War" slogan??

"In recent years, America has become a more hopeful nation..."

Has the DNC conference call started? Host Al Franken.

Was the animal/human hybrid thing referencing evolution?

Be a-skeeeerd citizens! (Dial-up warning)

It is so clear.....IT IS ALL SPIN. THE TRUTH IS DEAD.

A lot of the callers (souple of editors) on C-Span are trashing Bush.

If abortions are down, then why push to overturn Roe?


We have become a more HOPEFUL nation?

Bush has good speechwriters

"I don't think racism is rampant in the legal system,"


Reasons why the Dems were afraid to filibuster

Wesley Clark SOTU response, comming up on propaganda channel

Is Kaine DLC?

Is bu$h Wired?

Anderson Cooper's email address?

god forbid Iran gets nuclear technology, but we need to build some more

Tweets big issue perch. Hillary was chewing GUM!

I was only able to last through about three minutes of the STFU speech.


Don't mean to insult Joan Rivers but Tweety is the Joan Rivers of


Dammit, why didn't anybody remind me the Daily Show was on?

"Firm grounding in math and science"

RE: The SOTU and Democratic Response

We had the neatest event for the SOTU speech!


What Dubya should have said.

It makes me HAPPY when I hear a reporter talk about "BITTERNESS" in DC

Is NSA still a contenous issue that has to be delt with.?

I just called the police station

Question about the latest interest hike...

The Democrats had a damn good SOTU rebuttal, why didn't they use it?

How did Lynn Cheney get her black eye?

I wish Hillary had BLOWN BUBBLES AND POPPED THEM while chewing gum

Lawyer alert: Very strange case concerning my aunt and the city gov.

Well, that was a whole helluva lotta nuthin. Except for Alito looking

anybody know what happened to the Carol Fisher brutalization by

FYI - doing a great job debunking SOTU

'Well Cindy got religion she had it once before'

Nice Touch on Corretta (gotta say it)

VIDEO- SOTU speech as Popsicle Stick Show

I thought it was a very strong speech

AC360 to discuss Cindy Sheehan

OMFG...Tweety will discuss Hillary Clinton's "gum chewing" next

Proof That Bush's Removal of the Abramoff Prosecutor was a Political Deal

On Tweety: Scarbot - Culture of corrpution in Repug admin

VIDEO- Bush and Nixon Comparisons- "I am not a crook"

So, who has already started drinking?

AOL Poll. Rate SOTU. Please DU!

"America is more secure when freedom is on the march"

Democrats on Bush: 'There Is a Better Way'

Please DU this Poll! Live Vote!

I have outlined tonight's SOTU w/out having actually heard it yet...

Full Text of Kaine's speech here....

I noticed something while watching The Nuremberg Trials on PBS.

Clark should have done the Democratic response.

Why was Frist following * our of SOTU?

Sheehan was HANDCUFFED and taken away.

Human-animal hybrids, traveling to Mars and steroids in baseball.

Michael Ware - Time Mag. CNN Now!

Okay, back to Olberman. Who's got the video? I want my KOTV!

Whoare the neocons attacking..

Paul Hackett's Response To Bush's SOTU(kos)

SOTU Response: A Very Brief Primer

Grade Kaine's speech

Michael Ware on CNN-the great lie of the address was the

Mr.bush does NOT speak for me

Any sign of DeLay at SOTU?

cnn: Cindy charged with unlawful conduct ...misdemeanor...could

Did anyone hear Tim Kaine?

Dumbing down of Americans-getting more stupid by the day

Sheehan gets arrested for wearing T-shirt and Bush talks about freedom

CBS/Schieffer citing polls now: 77% believe Bush speech good

Due to high traffic, the forums are open to registered users only.

Is JOE SCARBOROUGH's hair all his?

Does Your local high school allow t-shirts like Cindy's?

Bush is against Batman, Catwoman, Hawkman, Mermaids, and Minatours


State of the Union Protests--MUST SEE!

Here's my message to everyone I see about the S.O.T.U -S.N.A.F.U.

This is the worst thing I've ever witnessed in 56 years

Let's all wear the T-shirt

Cindy was wearing a T-Shirt

So, tell me..How did the Democrats react to the rat bastard's speech?

Did He Just Compare this to WWII???? :Cindy: 200 protesters were outside Police HQ

Did Bush cover health care savings plans?

CNN AMANPOUR-->"Are we going to take what the administration tells us?"

Hitler does not speak for me

2:31 seconds he said 9/11

Sheehan story unfolds and will gain momentum...arrested for

SOTU - I missed it - Did the Dems get up and walk out?

MANDATORY MALLOY: Tuesday Truthseeker Shout Out


We're #44! We're #44!

Is this speech scaring the shit out of you too?


Rate this one up.

Do Cloture Dems get a bonus for delivering SCOTUS in time for the SOTU?

Truthout: Veteran's Mother's State of Our Family Address

Caption this */Kerry pic...

State Of The Union Fact Check

The real picture of tonight

A ship of fools . . .

FWIW: Roe v. Wade likely won't be overturned.

Gosh! I sure wish DU could get a bit more melodramatic!!!!


Was Cindy Sheehan stupid to get herself arrested over that T-shirt?

MORE DETAILS on Cindy Sheehan's arrest

Anyone have a transcript of Olbermann's smackdown of O'Reilly?

Traitors? Sellouts? All this tearing of hair and gnashing of teeth...

Roe is safe -- Affirmative Action is not

Rove is totally working the Cindy issue, via the media!! What a snake!

Leaked Transcript of Bush SOTU speech!!

Cindy Sheehan Plans To Be In Audience At Bush Address

She was wearing a T Shirt. repeat. A T shirt. A T shirt.

Not Sure Why There's All The Kaine Bashing Going On. It's A Bit Confusing.


New Patriot Act Provision,Regarding Arrests At Public Events!

Ex-aide Libby wants classified materials

Our STRONG Economy Update: Symantec profit drops 42 percent

Commander in Chief

Bush Will Say...

How aboutA Turn-the-Tables strategy? We can be the side of K.I.S.S.

I'm with Cindy, but she should have planned better.

*** We need to do more - DU is not enough ***

************* OFFICIAL DEM RESPONSE THREAD #1 ***************

A better Cindy Tshirt Pic

Pre-spinning the SOTU: GOP lowers expectations, Dems buy ad on Fox

WP, Milbank: Instead of Savoring Alito Victory, GOP Serves Up Ill Will

If Roe is overturned

All you doom and gloomers need to wake the fuck up.

Cindy photos (Reuters)

I think Karl Rove is posting on DU

Poll up at MSNBC

An aircraft carrier for China?

Sweeping anti-abortion laws proposed (Boy, that was quick)

We're #37! We're #37! Healthcare.

Okay, who saw that disgusting display by Harold Ford, Jr.?

Should be our new motto: "Don't leave the party. BECOME the party"

MSNBC Poll on whether Cindy should have been removed - DU needed

You think John Kerry did this for "political points"?

Pelosi and Reid have to Resign ASAP...

Thank all the courageous online fax/email site. Easy.

Dana Milbank says Cindi has a ticket to the SOTU address

Was the Military Industrial Complex Involved in this Fascist Betrayal?

yet ANOTHER reason why I LOVE San Francisco!!!!!

Reuters has an update regarding Cindy Sheehan's removal:

Cindy Sheehan Does NOT Speak For Me


Thank the Senators who Fought Hard on Alito - Courtesy of


Dedicated to Maria Cantwell, for her siding with the Repugs

I'm Watching my West Wing DVD instead of the asshole in chief.

C. Amanpour on CNN: " We are banned from seeing US Soldier Deaths in Iraq"

MSNBC Poll - Should Cindy have been arrested?


Harry Reid Smacks Miles O'Brien ( I am so proud!) LOL!

Okay. I feel safe. He wants to protect me from the "Human-Animal Hybrids."

Some historical perspective on the SCOTUS

Tucker Carlson is a tool. Says a husband is OBLIGATED to have sex with wi

THE STATE of the UNION In 7 Easy Pictures

Get A Grip. The Democratic Party Is Just Fine.

ROLL OUT THE TRUCK!!! Velvet Revolution&BradBlog Presents:

(South Florida) Poll: Grade Shrub (A-F)

I stand with Cindy

Cards For Kerry

Why Bush won the Alito fight

Who got served with a subpoena?

It seems many Dems changed their votes we had a declared 37

Predictions on what rights will be the first on the chopping block

Bush FLIP FLOPS AGAIN on Oil...takes Al Gore's ideas from 2000?

DUers, what we've done the last 2 wks - the zealots do EVERY DAY

300ft tall "BUSH STEP DOWN" sign put on San Francisco hill today!!!

A&E was the only network to run this ad

Okay, men, in here. Now regarding RvW and women's rights.

Dean speaks (statement on SOTU)

LAT: Airman Is Shot After Brief Chase - Cont.

"If you vote for a Democrat, that basically you want to be bombed"

This is what CINDY is PROTESTING numb nuts! (flash)

Facing Movement for Democracy, SEIU Gives UMass Members to Teachers Union

What do you do when an appliance isn't worth its repair costs?

Do you see a relationship between Health Care Cost and "Life?"

Keith O. saying 'just too much of a coincedence--another tape on the eve

What do you get for pretending the danger's not real

Looking at the Senate, what would you say democrats stand for?

Who survives this "stone-throwing" trend?


major theft, lies, incompetance...all in plain sight in W's adm....EITHER

A poll last week showed 55% of Muricans canNOT name a single SCOTUS judge

What if the laws were the same for tobacco and marijuana?

tom toles nails it again

Citizens for Impeachment on CSPAN2 NOW


Why Is Bush So Awesome?

Is the President a Governmental employee? Misconduct instructions

Video Exclusive: Cindy Sheehan on Running for Senate

If you want to change the party.... Run for Precinct Committeperson..

Policing teenagers the Ali G way ..and we thought we had education woes

So.... How long before the 'pukes force me to don a burka?

A gift for you on State of the Union Day

Is the Truce offer genuine? Will it be considered?

lala_rawraw will be on Young Turks/Air America Alito special at 2 AM EST


Would anyone object if Lieberman was asked to leave the party?

Wow, did anybody see 24 tonight? Powerful message about * administration

Jan 31, 7-9 pmish DEMAND BUSH STEP DOWN!!

AP: Jesse Jackson Plans Katrina Protest March

We broke through today. broadcasting Ray Taliaferro right now..

How many horrible, revolting things does Bush have to do before...

Will the Democrats clap for Benito at the sotu

Why all the Sept 11 programming on cable lately?

O'Really asserts that Hillary is a liberal becuz she has a 95%


i missed Randi Rhodes on larry king last night -

I Talked With Nader in '69 - He used to be about something...

Kerry Raised More Than $5 Million in 2005 [AP]

ABC Anchor, Cameraman Showing Improvement

Senator's Bible reference puzzles Rolling Stone magazine ...

(Binary Poll) Who Is A Worse Person?

Good, now it's time to move on

"Left Wing Liberal activists-left over from the Vietnam era-will be permit

How Long did they Extend the Pat Act?

Interesting poll results so far....please cast your vote

People Power

Floodplain Development Questioned ...

Zogby poll I just took was frightening...

I think last night's suggestion by someone else was a good idea.

(VIDEO) The Daily Show for all your cheer-up needs

Bush will start plugging "private health accounts" tonight

Anyone watching this news conference with Zeese, Sheehan, & Clark on

What were people told when they built or bought homes in NO?

washington journal call-ins are about health care this hour

Russ Feingold coming up on the Rachel Maddow Show

Wesley Clark rocks.

IMHO, a secure standardized election system should become

Miss "Who Could Have Imagined an Al Qaeda Attack" Rice (Larry Johnson)

Just FYI: No Big Surprises from Senator Frist on Today

Sneak preview of Shrub's SOTU address...

Coretta Scott King, 78, Dies,

Juan Cole:Top 10 things Bush won't Tell you About the State of the Nation

Has our useless media pointed out the Canadian Miner...

Denver Post: Abramoff and the White House

Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction Says “Audit gives A+”

Self delete,dupe

When The Connies Repeal The New Deal, Will We See...?

Wikipedia Censoring Congress

Mobs Crowd Hospital to Adopt Brazil Baby (PIC heavy)

The real SOTU . A song by Jame Mcmurtry. We Can't make it Here

Help me dispel this latest freeper spin on domestic spying

You think we're in trouble? In despair? Divided? Look at them.

Guess who just replaced America as the worlds #1 exporter of its goods?

is it just me or does ann culter look like a

GOPOC* hypocrisy on the Bill of Rights - Reps willing to undercut 4th

Want to keep up with the Enron trial, minute by minute?

Stephen Colbert last night

"Clinton adm involved with NSA snooping"--says Zach Wamp-cspan

Better the World Perish

So, Do we intend to stay in Iraq forever? (TPM)

So this is how Democracy dies.

A Working Mother Making $5.15 per hour Can Build Large Savings

Nearly half of Iraqis support attacks on U.S. troops

Anyone here watch 24 ?

anyone listening to Stephanie Miller - doing another O'liely prank letter

Hidden Patriot Act Provision Could Jail Demonstrators On Felony Charges...

Difference betw. Alcohol / Liquors???

Hurricane Evacuees in the Gallery Tonight

Message to Students, from Howard Zinn

I was just wondering;

For all of you abstaining from donating to the Dem party

Stop $600 Million in Foster Care Cuts - Action Needed Immediately

Charles Osgood on Hamas winning elections

Well, my God tells me to take care of the sick, the homeless etc says

Zack Wamp--The Rs have found religion --again.

SOTU - What will Joementum receive from Bush?

Keep fighting people! We don't have a choice!

If you want a vision of the future,imagine a boot stamping on a human face

It's all over, we can die now

Bush To Abortion Opponents: 'We Shall Prevail'

My SOTU prediction thread

Is there a new member of the Bush family?

Rep. Dingell on cspan now talking of SOTU

Brokeback Mountain nominated for 8 Academy Awards

Great article in Nation mag. IMPEACH!

Kraft announces plans to cut 8,000 jobs, close up to 20 plants

House returns at 12pm EST, CSPAN1

I am ready to go along with the meme "It's a bipartisan scandal"

Yay! I was just on Stephanie Miller!

Anyone but me get the sick feeling that the jury "fix" is in on the ENRON

JOHN EDWARDS: The America We Believe In

Coretta Scott King dies at 78

Does anybody think Bill Clinton has gotten too "cozy" with the Bushes?

New Patriot Act Provision-demonstrators hauled to jail on felony charges

Peace activists stage spy-in'

Tonight's Bingo Card

every time we think that things in these united states could not get worse

got a link to Larry Johnson's blog?

Bush Broke the Law-Don't need to become a dictatorship to catch terrorists

I am more interested in how the Dems react tonight during the speech

Cheney's Halliburton Returns Only Four Percent Of Overcharges To DoD

Ed Schultz is off the air in Norfolk, VA. (Big Eddie, we hardly knew ya)

What is the cure for young voter apathy?

Arguements against oral consent of judges

I'd like to see Ann Coulter strung up like Mussolini

Great story on '24' - warning, spoiler

Oh, our "liberal" media

Time to rename the "USS Ronald Reagan"

The NADS must go! members mock Mrs. King's passing

A Hot Preview of the State of the Union Speech

Did anyone listen to Mike Malloy last night?

January 31, 2006 the day democracy died in this country

Involving young people

handsome bu full of crap donald marron of cong. budge off. was on

The Secret Presidential IMs (from HuffingtonPost)

West Antarctic Ice Sheet Disintegration May Be Underway - UK Report

Where's the Budget Outrage? By E. J. Dionne Jr.

This Is Their Finest Hour

Evangelicals are pooping in my email!

smirk's man rep. mike rogers shilling for medical/pharma barons

WP political blog: Bill Frist: On The Rebound

There is a powder keg brewing in the progressive community

Would supporting libertarian candidates..

BullSh*t Deflector for the State of the Union: Get it here!


John Kerry on the Passing of Coretta Scott King

Are we working as hard on budget bill and Patriot Act reauthorization?

Who is our Dem savior? Who will start standing up for us and ride...

wearing a blue necktie/ shir won' help rep. zach wamp

New NBC Poll-Solid Majority OPPOSES Warrantless Wiretaps (So there Tweety)

Wives club asks $50,000 for lunch with first lady

I went out and raised a glass (several actually) to DU last night!

Tonight, Bush plans to "woo back voters" with "low-risk initiatives."

A heartwarming story about a drop-in visit to the DNC by a young guy...

smirk hides big farms pollution - no fines given

Top Ten Things Bush Won't Tell You About the State of the Nation

Rest In Peace Coretta Scott King, And

The First Male Pregnancy!!!!!!

Average Joe lashes out at Bush et al - I see the tide turning!

Burn K Street to the ground and salt the earth beneath it.

brain injuries--reporters being flown to US hospital today-says cnn.

The State of the Union

Rush Fat-baugh is gloating....

PsyOps Parade Jill Caroll, Al-Zawahri Ahead of Bush Speech

A little song and dance about Exxon!

Wow! Just what Texas needs! More dumbing down of the students...

Fla. Blast Exposes 40 to Limited Radiation

My LTTE makes it to print

Enough with "stolen" elections already.

Catch Democracy Now if you can: Gore Vidal on lambasting

Gonzales Apparently Lied to Congress over Wiretapping

Do the Democrats have a chance of winning back the Senate....?

Let me help the Democrats out just a little bit here....

"What is Bush Hiding?" by Larry C. Johnson (re: NSA warrantless spying) what are we going to do about this?

There is no privacy any longer.

"Fairness" - Democrat vs. Republican definitions

Let's use this movement to push Gore into the race!?

Dana Milbank does it again; guffaws at Democrats' 'food fight'

Does a DNC Membership Card actually convey any benefits?

Polls are not for the informed.

Afghan opium: License to kill - new info

LINCOLN GROUP-$100m Campaign-Strategic Messages -- Not Bound By Truth

FLASHBACK: Director of National Security Agency Misled Congress

Wow-John Dingle is great on washington Journal

I wonder if * ever rubbed

My very first blog entry ("The State of the Union Speech Is Tonight")

Did anyone watch the hearing on FEMA non action - Katrina?

GREENWALD Takes Down Gonzalez With Feingold's Help

RE: 2000, DU has moved on...

If I watch American Idol tonight, isn't that personal punishment enough?

Where are the roses? Nearly HALF of Iraqis support attacks on US troops

In Alito, G.O.P. Reaps Harvest Planted in '82 - NYTimes 1/30/06

Bush's 130,000 Hostages

WP: Kennedy Seen as The Next Justice In Court's Middle

A New Kind of Care in a New Era of Casualties . (READ & WEEP)

Zogby polls support for war against Iran

Anyone with accounts on other boards, or political bloggers, please

So we're okay with the "loonie left"? WTF?

OK,DU a poll about exxon profits that needs our love

Just 25% want Bush directing national policy

Bush IGNORED 9/11 Warnings-By Jason Leopold

"He's certainlt the most active idiot we've ever had as president."

Broadcast Stream- Selected Audio and Video on CanOFun

8-year-old boy is handcuffed while at school

Fearless Leader THEN and NOW. Bush outfit w/go nicely w/Jack in the hat!

Guess what year it is:

Are we ready for the judiciary hearings?

Look for Chimpy to evoke Martin Luther King Jr's name in SOTU.

*** We need to do more - DU is not enough ***

You know why Democrats keep "losing" elections?

Weird coincidences in the media prior to 9/11.

What is your big picture paragraph?

Bush plans $250M for nuclear waste project - mone maker

Blow up the House of Representatives? (play on words, not really)

Daily Kos - 20 Reasons to Question the official 9/11 Story

Lyrics: Chickenshit conformist like your parents.

Democracy Isn't For Our Friends Only by Robert Fisk

This LTTE really pisses me off

MOLLY IVINS: Secrecy and fear take over White House

Is Anyone Running Against That Little Turd Kohl?

Me? I'm Energized!

King George“Some legal questions are hard-This one is not" The Progressive

Anyone know where I can find video of the angry thug that shot an MP?

DU is under attack.

What are your thoughts in regards to the Dems SOTU response?

Did Rush just call for his dittoheads to sign up for DU?

This is why we stay and fight!!

A wave of freepers blows through and...

fundraising idea for GOP - Make SOTU pay per view

For REAL Election Reform Act NOW To Pass Rush Holt's HR 550 As Written!

Describe your ideal candidate

Anyone Know Which Senate or Congressional Committee is Looking Into

Gore Vidal's State of the Union: Dictatorship. Dictatorship.

well-it happens again 4 Iraqis detained in Mexico

State of the Union Drinking Game

Was Fitz just waiting for ScAlito to be confirmed?

A recycled war from a recycled administration

Call to Action! We all can respond! "Enough is Enough!"

Big trouble for GOPiggies, according to new poll by conservative group.

MIke Malloy's blog: Has he mentioned yet tonight.......

Why run the rubber stamp ad on Fox?

Bush-Cheney-Rumsfeld axis to launch nukes on Iran (must read)


Primaries for the 19 Democrats who voted for cloture on Alito?

3 Philly Sex Clubs Closed

Is the Democratic Party sick, or just the Senate Democrats?

NBC/WSJ Poll: Bush at 39% >>>

Rice Admits US Underestimated Hamas Strength

The neo-cons are always demonizing us-why not LITERALLY turn the tables?

The Propaganda I got with my Electric Bill :

What's wrong with our party?

Today would be a great day for Fitzmas.

Is this a great day, or what? *sarcasm*

Patriot Act Ad To Air During '24'

Utah Town Has Question About President: 'What's Not to Like?'

~ The Rule of Three ~

STRESS REDUCTION + FUN: Picket your local RNC Headquarters!

Coretta Scott King has left us.

Senator Blutarsky rallies the troops before the SOTU.

A blast from the past: "The Enron-Cheney-Taliban Connection"

(TOON) A timeless classic from Steve Bell on the SOTU

Does Israel WANT an all-out war with the Palestinians?

Jeffrey Gannon/Guckert. Is there an investigation regarding his overnight

You guys are amazing to me !!

NSA Moving to Colorado- Now the epicenter for national domestic spying

Marijuana Found In Toddler's Diaper

A Primer on HSAs (Health Savings Accounts) in time for Bush's SOTU

Rats....Bush has set the terms of the Health-Care Issue.

New Orleans: The State of Our Union-Embrace our pain

I don't want my tax dollars paying for this bullshit PROPAGANDA!

Your part in posterity -. Kennedy. If you have young children,

want to hear Coretta talk for 10 minutes about a moment in the struggle?

I just heard the SOTU dress rehearsal on Randi. Pretty good.

Who funds the DLC anyways?

My friend still thinks Democrats took money from Abramoff.

You've got to see this photo ( and caption?)...

Any video of Clark's Union speech?

Has anyone else heard that Harold Ford (TN) in running for the Senate?

Does Anyone Know Anything About Australian Healthcare?

Are you going to watch the President's "State of the Union" address?

A Beautiful Life ---pix--->>>

I think the forums got switched back backwards

David Gregory: "Resetting the Presidency"

NSA and History

Okay who remembers SOTU in 2003?

It could be a lot worse (in terms of getting Republicans out of power)...

South-of-Boarder, Down Mexico Way…Another Company Gone

Tonight Do You Think Bush Will Talk about Who Cut the Cheese

May we stop for a moment and have us a laugh

Democrats Need To Respond To Rove's Latest Empty Spin

We are the minority but that doesn't mean we are wrong...

We should email the "Wiretapping requires a warrant" clip around.

bush legacy gets worse every day - Army's promotion rate

Ohio Voter Rights Being Stolen NOW... RIGHT Now.

Poll: Many Iraqis support attacks on US troops

Do You pay your credit card balance every month?

Wages up by smallest amount in nine years--more bad news for Bush:

A challenge for Howard Dean.

Suppose we win the Senate in November but there are DINOs

Market Capitalism Cannot Maintain our Healthcare System

Bush Cheney, touching your life -Great Commercial

Abramoff giving to Dems link

SOTU - new toon 1/31/06

I'd rather lose for a cause that will someday win than to win for a cause

Want to Get Ill?: Checkout Health Care Costs for the UAE

Standing Firm

State of the Union Drinking Game

Need Help Funding a New Political Website

Stephen Colbert last night

Say something - ANYTHING - that's hopeful .........

"Compare the Constitution & the Bible for us Mr. President" (Wash Note)

Does anyone have a link of that chart which shows all Bush's approval...

Have you see the DCCC's pathetic SOTU advertisement?

Dem Leadership really does have one consistent message for

8 thousand jobs lost a Kraft foods...

52 percent say Bush's presidency a failure ( A MANDATE! )

Gen. Sanchez ordered cover-up of women who died to avoid rape

VIDEO: Matthews Coaches DeLay Through Lies About Abramoff-Funded Golf Trip

Dallas:Overnight stays ending at homeless center; new feeding restrictions

Are you aware of the fact that none of Coretta Scott King's children

Fuck all politicians -

Motivation for '06 Elections, '08 concerns

Sign the No-Spy List (watch the video)

How do we punish our own?

This year, both Groundhog Day and the State of the Union Address fall...

My favorite part of the State of the Union...

Is there a new House Majority Leader yet?

SOTU Preview - Parody

Do you support the DLC? NOT the DNC, but the DLC.

Check out this Bush-Nixon comparison (Note where Clinton is)

Edwards and Poverty.....

A Few Years Back At a Health Research Conference

What censorship looks like

CONCRETE Progress within the last year:

Alternative State of the Union--THE TRUTH--must read!

Excess oil profits: Time to require the building of double hulled tankers

HSAs or Taxes to pay for Healthcare?

New Joke: "How Can You Tell If Bush Is Lying?"

OMG - Sen Jim Bunning R-Kentucky just

Repub who won't believe a word about Jeff Gannon

Timely quote about Coretta Scott King - Please Read!

State of the Union excerpts

Today is a scary day kids, James Madison's caution comes to life

If the Democratic Party is a Big Tent, then the Right side of the tent

My NSA Spying letter makes it to print

Kerry Highlights Bush Record on Small Business in a Prebuttal to the SOTU

How the Repukes are Feeding off of our "Failures"

“At Least the US Doesn’t Ration Healthcare!” WSJ

What a Dilemma for Best Picture Oscar...

Four dems voted to confirm Alito

should Dems walk out during the SOTU?

David Horowitz NAMES names; accuses professor of torture

What should Bush include in tonight's SOTU?

Anybody seen this?

Could I Sue My Employer????????

Photo-Op President Pretends to Study ---pix--->>>

Shout out to MediaMatters and TakeBackTheMedia - Time to lead us in battle

who do they think they are kidding with these ridiculous photo-ops?

What should we expect from a Diebold/ES&S Congress & President?

Will Pitt says the Dems should get up and walk out tonight

PROTEST TONIGHT - in 64 cities! - one hour before SOTU !

I just had a thought...

President's speech tonite has gone thru 30 drafts. Jesus.....they say

'was Sandra Day O'Connor "coerced"

Democrats fail to learn how to fight from GOP


Rising Star to Deliever Democratic Response

I'm F-ing sick and tired of losing

The real message in tonight's SOTU

Neil's Aunt Mabel has a choice for president. - new cartoon

Wes Clark will be Hannity & Colmes tonight after the SOTU

Since Al Greenspan is no longer head of the...

40 to 4 vs 1 to 54

List of Alito votes from PFAW

Cheney to resign...???

No mandate here...Poll: Just 25% want Bush directing national policy

Bush: "WE ARE MEETING responsibility of health care for poor & elderly"

Obligatory "Bush and Karen Hughes review tonight's SOTU speech" photo

Chafee takes GOP maverick role, again

Fuck em all! Let the games begin!!! Paper ballots, Hand counts and

Would You Support An Anti-Semite Giving the State of The Union Response?

SOTU Keyword Drink Parties!

Tweety: You're trying to adjust the image of your party, correctly or not

"hidden agenda" w frances mcdormand is on tv tonight - watch if you can

"SPINNING THE SOTU" - Am Prospect's Kuttner's list of predictions:

Cindy Sheehan about to speak on C-Span 2...

All together now...We're makin' progress...Freedom's on the move...

Homophobe to give Democratic response to State of the Union

Did any of the Dems who voted for cloture offer any

The LIES of David Brooks, Continued >>>

SOTU: Bush and Energy for Dummies.

Please do Lou Dobbs poll.

Scarborough's WETTING himself over Scalito, Roberts & ACLU.

Al Gore -SOTU Response

Maria Cantwell, how could you?

He'll be nauseatingly cocky tonight and swagger to the podium

Can't stomach more Bush Lies? Watch this Instead. Then let's Talk.

Proud of my Governor


Is Al Franken still on the air?

Feudalism or Slavery. How far back are we reverting?

John Edwards: The America We Believe In

Please help me kick this thread.

The LEAST the Dems can do for us is to NOT APPLAUD tonight.

Photo of a morally reprehensible pig.

Watching the State of the Union? Get your Bullsh*t deflector here

CNN: Miles O'Brien attacks Dems in Interview with Sen. Reid

Here's how I argue with repubs that the '04 election was stolen

Nurses Blast 'Heartless' Bush Health Proposals

Think we live in an Orwellian society? I don't agree...

ACLU's "Spin of the Union" guide - check it out while you listen:

Here is the SOTU response that Democrats should be giving tonight

Wow, just got polled by Zogby again, these questions were very interesting

Is anyone attending a " worldcan'twait" protest of the speech?

KO just said Cindy WILL be at the SOTU tonight....

Olbermann just said it's been reported Cindy Sheehan was arrested!

Senate Press Release SOTU on Energy: EMBARGOED UNTIL 9pm leaked!

Ohio Democrats put out Democratic talking points

Rex - the bomb sniffing dog will be beside Laura. Oh my!

Bad Feeling in the Body Politic

Not into SOTU Drinking games? Try the CGD SOTU Bingo!

is someone starting a SOTU thread? an official one

Bush is gonna' "SAY" we are addicted to oil,...

I've concluded...Republicans are incapable of happiness.


For all my wonderful friends here at DU

I am one of those lucky ones with health insurance, for a cost. BUT,...

Enjoying the stump speech so far? Yawn......

Official State of the Union Thread #1

So we're not talking the union, but rather globalism...right

Live coverage all night of SOTU address

What an arrogant prick this man is...

SEEK weapons of mass destruction??? WTF

Bush to Announce Addiction to Oil

Official General Discussion: Politics SOTU Thread #2

Let Us Stand Behind Our Brave Men Who

What will the cable gossipers say after this? Love fest or Real Assessment?

What is this 'ALMOST' bullshit??

When Cindy gets the chance to speak for herself, we'll SEE if she...

So people...what is the...

Just got back 10 minutes ago from eating and I can't take this sorry

***************** Official (GDP) State of the Union Thread #3 ************

I say this every year at this time, and I am saying it again

Lou Dobbs is kicking some Bush tush -- doing a great job!

What is happening with the noise making protests? Are we supposed to go

Our Cities Must Fight

************ Official (GDP) State of the Union Thread #4 ****************

Before History Is Written Down - I'll Have My People Edit It.....

SOTU speech already a failure

"Terror-sponsoring regime in Iran must come to an end."

Keep the pressure on Crystalone..they're wimping out!

I Tried, But I couldn't stand it...

Cindy Sheehan Gets Gallery Pass to State Of The Union

Will Bush Have Cindy Sent Off For Rendering

*********** Official GDP State of hte Union Thread #5 ***********

IMO, the democratic response is coming across very well...

"Wink" at the parents, georgie is now broadcasting SOTU post coverage

Our dude had bad botox


Weapon of destruction !!!! A T-Shirt .!!!!!!! .Arrest that mother!

MANDATORY MALLOY....Truthseekers S.O.U Scream Session


Their guy looked like a chimp with bad facial ticks and a coke habit

Schieffer and co. on CBS put the boot into the SOTU

A neighbor of mine just lost their son in Iraq.

Kaine's speech is a missed opportunity

What is the D.C. Code on "Unlawful Conduct"?

I'm Really More Afraid Of *Co Than I Am Of Any Terrorist.....

Props to Chairman Dean

They better not give this Pig Fucker the Line Item Veto

Specter Outrageous Statement!!


Who let him in?

Protest on the reflecting pool

Wow - He's Saying He Broke The Law In the SOTU Address....

Who combed his fucking hair, Farmer John?

America Liberated Europe.....???

Nancy Pelosi on CNN now!

Bush didn't acknowledge the Americans who died/lost homes in NO

Malloy live

If you're not watching the SOTU, what are you doing?

Need help answering my idiotic Representative

My rant. Read at your own risk.

Chihuahuas at our ankles (yip yip yip yip yip yip yip yip!)

Leaderless Democrats and the Angry Opponents

Bush slips in PNACs plan for the Middle East

I saw Bushie's "moment of clarity" 3 years ago

Video of Kaine's He did a nice job.

My view on tonight's speeches ........

Malloy is reporting Cindy was arrested for wearing a t-shirt

"Judges must be servants of the law and not legislate from the bench"

georgie learned a lot of new isms

AOL poll on Bush: Everyone vote

Even Yahoo calls Bullshit on the SOTU

We need to send a Thank You to every Senator who voted no on cloture.

Please DU this poll

Malloy Recognizes WillieT

Does it seem to you that the MSM is actually not buying Bush's BS tonite?

Why is Sheehan an "anti-war activist" and not a "mother of slain soldier?"

SOTU: Did the Dems CHEER when the blivet mentioned Soc. Sec, and

Surfacing resistance and Cindy Sheehan...



Paul Hackett's Response To Bush's SOTU(kos)

J.C. Watts is a certified idiot.

DU this poll on Cindy

Here's the shifty-eyed bastard...

What happened to McCain's face?

DU this poll

Fix Democrats or new party?

Ted Kennedy should have given the Dem Response. how many of you are going to be fool enough to watch

When Women Start Dying From Botched Abortions Again...

Tomorrow's Headline - Cindy Arrested At SOTU Address...

Perhaps saying that "Pelosi sucks!" was too strong

Kerry on tomorrow's Today Show - Rebutting SOTU!

Harry Reid's statement today on The Patriot Act

Reforming the Democrats -- Or a Third Party?


I kept waiting to hear how the mission to Mars was going since this time

I've heard enough about "Bob & Doug"

Cindy Sheehan arrested???

Clark's Message to Bush Tonight: Read, Sign, and Pass On:

A Jesse Jackson Piñata? A Hillary Clinton dunk-tank?

A right winger has taken over liberal talk radio

Bush Deal Lets Corporate/Factory Farms Off the Hook on Pollution Fines

Help me find out who the 11 Democrats who helped confirm Thomas were!

HuffPo says Corzine, Lautenberg sold out Abramoff investigation

HSAs or Taxes to pay for Healthcare?

John Kerry Responds to State of the Union Address

Deathbed conversion to the religion of filibuster

A Disposable President: Transcripts from past Bush SOTU Addresses.

Matthews says Kennedy molested Mrs Alito

How will Americans react if Al Qaida strikes again

"Roll Call" behind the scenes: Dems angry with Kerry re. failed filibuster

Found detailed info about Cindy's arrest...

A modest proposal for protest - totally legal

TIME: Giuliani has foothold in Houston, support from "Christian" Right

so lets say i can save $100 a month for a HSA

The Parties are just alike... What a damn GOP lie.

DU This Poll! "How Convincing was Bush's Speech?"

I'm not watching the SOTU. Are you?

"Rancho Borracho"

Questions for your Hawk friends (sic)

"America is Addicted to Oil" - Longer Version

Top 1,000 - Way to go DU f@h Team

Olberman just handed O'Reilly his ass to him

How many people think DELAY can be elected President in 08?

The future of the democratic party

Please move to Utah and turn it blue. n/t :)

The more things change, the more they stay the same.

The importance of 9-11

I'm burning my voter registration card and leaving the country

Packed Durham restaurant for Dean's pre-SOTU gathering..Pics from Tim.

I'd like to post a serious question to our centrist friends here on DU

Should an anti-gay Democrat deliver the SOTUS response?

There is NO SUCH THING as "partial birth abortion"

"Jack Doubles Down" - You have to see this Nov 2002 promo for

One day left. NO excuses. Please, DUers. Do it. JUST DO IT!!!

Virginia Governor Tim Kaine's SOTU Response

Clevelander brutalized and arrested for postering "Bush Step Down"

Wes Clark's State Of The Union. Has this been posted yet? email...

New liberal talk radio channel launched

Chris 'Tweety' Matthews seen pitching tent in DC

The Media, Mrs. King and our glorious president

Mad cow disease in US? What do you think?

Thoughts of Poverty

Utah Town Has Question About President: 'What's Not to Like?'

Whos Giving the Dem Response to The SOU Speech

The State of the Union Bush SHOULD have given - NL cartoon

Where would you go if you ever left America for good?

U.S. female soldiers being raped by U.S. troops.

Saw "Flight 93" last night. It was so sad. And those people saved

State of the Union - a cartoon commentary

UN claims nation-state old-fashioned, lez have a Fair World Order

George Galloway from Britan total slap down on CNN

The fact that elections are even close enough to be stolen

Ray Taliaferro is talking about something terrible!

Would a purge really be such a bad thing?

Bob Novak: "Americans don't want to pay for their healthcare..."

Clark and Rangel on insHannity and Holmie on Faux after the break!

I wonder how Ralph Nader feels knowing Alito would not be on the court...

So, tell me about Candian healthcare (a pre-emptive thread)

Why Jesus is Important & Republicans Don't Fear Hell (A Theory)

NEGATIVE SAVINGS RATE for first time since Great Depression

WTF is a Human-Animal hybrid? Mr.bush said we can't have that?????

I think the 2008 ticket should be Wes Clark/Geoge Clooney.