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Archives: February 22, 2006

Vote Rigging Programmer Clint Curtis Runs for Congress...

White House Had Prior Knowledge Of Cheney Threat (Onion)

Mahir Ali: Collateral damage in war on quails (Cheney hit)

P-G LTTE: Diebold "welcomes scrutiny"

President Creates Cabinet-Level Position To Coordinate Scandals (Onion)

(CFIUS) Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States

CNN: Your e-mails: Raw deal over U.S. ports?


Port Security Humbug--WaPo (Supports Ports Giveaway)

Who will speak?

I Didn't Call John Stossel a "Corporate Shill" -But I Should Have!

NYT editors oppose port deal: The President and the Ports

Deny Anything, Evolution or 9/11 Bushco Complicity; But Not the Holocaust

Gene Lyons on the Cheney shooting

WAPO Comes out in support of the port turn-over to UAE.

P&O Agrees to 6.4 bln bid by Singapore's PSA Intn'l/1-26-06

UAE royals, bin Laden's Saviours

Who's spending big now? The 'party of small government'

Bush Nominated UAE Port Exec to Key Post in January

Breaking News: Corporations Found Running Ports!

The Continued Ethical Challenges of Mike Huckabee


We Are Iran: The Persian Blogs

If America were Iraq, What would it be Like? ......... Juan Cole

Rumsfeld Changes His Story on Planting Reports

"Why America hates the D.C. media" ..and other RW bullshit

Cafferty File - Furious Emails on Sale of Ports/LINK/VID

Ship of Fools:Free Trade Fundamentalism Trumps National Security-C. Floyd

Shrines destroyed...possible Civil war in Iraq?

Newsweek(Michael Hirsh): Clumsy leadership in war on terror.

British Army helpless as Afghan drug crop doubles

NY Daily News: Mr. President, are you nuts?

Who attacked the shrine in Samarra?

In the Middle East, a serving of boiled Rice

Slicing Away Liberty: 1933 Germany, 2006 America

Growing criticism puzzles many in shipping industry

Finger-Lickin' Bad: How Poultry Producers are Ravaging the Rural South

Dubai firm running ports no big deal

How American Elections Became a Criminal Enterprise (Michelle Mairesse)

John Gibson's words on the UAE deal.

DU This Poll: What is Bush's Future (on AOL)

Fukuyama: Neocon'ism has evolved into something I can no longer support

Editorial: We Dare Not Speak Its Name by Rev. Rich Lang

Pension Bill status 2/21- House and Senate Must Now Reconcile Reform Bills

Backroom (GOP) Deal in Washington Threatens to Kill Cape (MA) Wind

Bush's long-term energy strategy begins with short-term cuts to energy eff

Norway Firm Plans World's Biggest Wind Park

(Wisconsin) Senate gives big yes to wind, solar energy (RPS)

Bush Urges India to Separate Nuke Programs

Evergreen Solar Announces $100 Million Sales Agreement with S.A.G.

Anaerobic Digestion Found to Produce Renewable Energy

Houston may face gasoline shortages (Also East Coast, TX, Summer)

Report Profiles Nuclear-Plant Attackers

Amazonian terra preta soil can transform poor soil into fertile

Stronger Future for Nuclear Power

Aha! La Rochefoucauld provides an anwer.

Likud woes: Can't get enough support

Olmert: Hamas is not a threat to Israel

Shas chairman: Gays are sick people

Court halts construction of J'lem museum atop Muslim cemetery

Bin Laden's Pre-Election Video - A Detailed Analysis

General Ivashov: “International terrorism does not exist”

Revisit time - did Cheney order or not order the shoot down of Flight 93?

David Ray Griffin on Malloy tonight - 2/22/2006

Scholar for 911 Truth on CoastToCoast Thursday night, Feb 23rd

California: Last Friday as Millions of Californians were preparing

Brd. Cty Election Spvr. Brenda Snipes at my Dem Club meeting tonight

CA: Whistle Blower Pleads Not Guilty in Diebold Memo Case

What's wrong with the Holt Bill? (We ought to talk about this.)

Do you care that we are about to lose our verifiable elections?

Brad: Why do Diebold's Touch-Screens Have Wireless Data Transfer Ports?

Debra Bowen on DKos: Can the Diebold takeover of CA elections be stopped?

Hang On...: Cobb Demands Reinstatement of Ohio Recount Lawsuit

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Wednesday Feb 22, 2006

This week's Civic Skinny 02-22-06

Alito hearings worth it?

Blouin gets AFSCME endorsement

In South Dakota women's reproductive health care rights

anybody going to the 'protect the constitution' rally at the capitol today

Let's start a letter writing campaign against the pro-war ads in MN

Entenza's labor problems

MPR sues Gore's TV network over the Trademark "Current"

MN Dems: St Paul Straw Poll Event on Saturday 2-25

Amy Klobuchar to be on MPR 11am Thurs 2/23/06

Heard both Rowley and Marko tonight

XGL or Eat This, Vista

Windows Vista Build 5308 - Screen Captures

League of Conservation Voters Scorecard

Nueces County funds Rangel pharmacy school

Just Another Blog endorses...

Richard Morrision now attacking Senator Madla too

Call for help in Travis County - Precinct Judges

Voting irregularities for March 7th - they've already started

Input on the senate 54 race between Jesse Martin and Ed. Lindsay?

Any suggestions about plumbers in Austin? I'm trying to find someone

Well, well. Ron Kirk endorses Chris Bell.

107 House race heats up in the blogosphere

I can't believe it- I actually got a call back from Cornyn's office

Do we have any Tarrant County people in the house?

Free Trip from Austin to Dallas

Spice rack ideas?

Does anyone have a Bunn - NHB?

My new toy

I am not a "fancy" cook & I am no food expert...

On Canada's Complacent Left

Team Canada loses 2-zip to Russia, bounced from Olympics...

So Canada lost, get over it! ....We win some, we lose some!

Peter MacKay proves he's the boy idiot...yappin' about hostages in Iraq.

So who's wining hockey gold?

Emerson continues to weather political storm here keeping him from Ottawa

AP: Bayh to introduce bill requiring port security oversight

Report says 98 dead in US custody in Iraq, Afghanistan

Russia tries to save Iran from USA's military attack

The Continued Ethical Challenges of Mike Huckabee

Religious charities accuse US of interfering in their work

Explosion destroys Golden Dome, Shi'ite shrine

Miami Herald/AP: Bush defies GOP on port deal

Two-thirds of US detainee killings 'go unpunished'

Tampa steps into port deal debate

Democrats Shying Away From Ney

UN faults Israel for halt in funds to Palestinians

Companies offer space services for remains of average people

Planting Stories Under Review

Exiled Aristide vows to return to Haiti

Yahoo!Mail bans Allah and Dirty Harry handles

Ex-Okla. insurance commissioner sentenced

Democrat: White House chief of staff nixed NSA wiretap briefing

AP: Democrats and Republicans line up against port deal

Brutal murder was anti-Semitic crime, says Sarkozy (France)

GOP Achievers Want to Compile $5 Million for Libby Defense

Libby's Lawyers Deny 'Greymail' Claims

NY Daily News: White House Has Ties to Dubai Firm

Iraq: Al-Sadr Blames Sunnis For Bombing

AP Bush Didn't Know About Ports Deal

(Sunni) Cleric killed in Baghdad after attack on Samarra shrine

(A-01, WP) Federal Wildlife Monitors Oversee a Boom in Drilling

U.S. Jan. CPI up surprising 0.7% on energy costs

Pentagon recalled Lewis’s(R-CA) approps staffer (broke GOP and DoD regs)

Security fears about infiltration by terrorists(BushCo "Portgate" concerns

Human Events: Congresswoman Says 'Hell No' to Bush's Ports Sale

AP Wire: Haiti's Preval Says Aristide Can Return

N.J. will file suits to block transfer of port operations

US troops taught Iraqi gestures

Conservatives back Faso for gov, split from GOP (NY Gov race)

White House woos Congress on ports--Rep. Foley: Veto could meet override

UK connection casts dark shadows over Berlusconi poll battle (bribery?)

Ohio Democrats shying away from Ney race

CNN: Bob Dole hired by Ports company to lobby Congress

New FBI Computer System Exceeds Costs

Lt. Gov. Landrieu to Take On Nagin in New Orleans Mayor Race

Analysts: Health Care Costs to Keep Rising

Health cost to double in decade

Dubai's Port of No Return-ties between the UAE, bin Laden, and the Taliban

Poll: Faith in Gov't Readiness Falling

Terminal at IAH shut down due to security breach

Italy condemns Prophet cartoons as furor continues

Audit Says Ohio Owed $13.5M From GOP Donor

(NYT) Rice, on Tour, Finds Egypt Unreceptive to Hamas Aid Cutoff

Bush Unaware of Ports Deal Before Approval

Port Deal Pits Bush Against Party, Puts Two Key Goals at Odds

Death Toll Rises in Nigerian Violence

Daily Record: N.J. will sue to stop Arab company's port takeover

Google infringes on nude photo site: court papers

US accused of blowing chance for Iran deal

Reform bill could 'sweep away parliamentary debate'

Coincidence? Anthrax story tops UAE story in NY Five O'clock news.

Polish Radio Station To Broadcast Into Belarus

Utah House passes parental rights (anti-gay) bill

NYC man accidentally exposed to anthrax

Roll Call: Administration to Brief Frist Aides on Port Deal

Shrine Bombing Brings Deadly Reprisals

Reports: Drug prices rise under US Medicare plan

Ex-Tenn. Lawmaker Gets a Year for Bribery

There's no doubt about (Rep.) Myrick's opinion on port deal ("HELL NO!")

Abortion bill passes the South Dakota Senate, 23 to 12


STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday 22 February

Iraqi Sunni prisoners killed in apparent reprisal (Basra )

Far-right UK party to print Muslim cartoon

DoD Identifies Marine Casualty ( #2280 )

Reuters: News to launch new US broadcast network in September

Colombia's Army Chief Forced to Quit

CBS Correspondent Killed Story at Pentagon's Request

Iraqi cleric Sadr vows revenge over shrine blast

AP Wire: Rendell says port may not renew lease of Philadelphia terminal

Does The UAE Port Deal Make LIHOP\MIHOP Even More Plausible ???

Common Dreams: Bird Flu Precautions Dangerously Ignore World's Poor

MacKay apologizes for raising hopes of hostages' families

Houston may face gasoline shortages (Also East Coast, TX, Summer)

Rice faces questions about U.S. push for democracy in Mideast

AP: Louisiana's Congressional delegation demands stop to ports deal

Aristide to return to Haiti soon

Say it aint so.......FBI

Iran offers to fund Hamas government

Did Any Of U Chicagoan DU'ers Attend St Xavier's Cindy Sheehan event

Bush Unaware of Ports Deal Before Approval

AP: Bush will raise money for Burns in Washington next month

Papal favourite linked to Vatican scandal dead at 84.

KRT Wire: Outcry over port deal obscures real security issues, experts say

Former Ill. Governor (Ryan) Won't Testify

Dubai Ports World Hires Bob Dole To Lobby Controversial Deal

FCC Upholds CBS Fine for Jackson's Flash (and more to come)

Reuters: San Francisco to test turning dog waste into power

South Dakota Passes Abortion Ban

IB programs elsewhere also attacked as going against American values

Bush condemns mosque bombing, urges restraint

Moms' Genetics Might Help Produce Gay Sons

AP: DeLay says Bush making mistake on port sale

Fed Vice Chair Ferguson resigns

USGS: 6.9 Earthquake in Mozambique 21.22S 33.32E

Probe Sought in German Role in Iraq War

Iraq "Being Pushed Towards Civil War" says Iraqi President

WP: Lowery Defends His Criticism of Bush at Coretta King Funeral

WA: Group to file initiative that would require all voters to reregister

U.S. Concedes to Force-Feeding Detainees

'He was using Enron like a damn ATM' (Ken Lay)

MPs recall Straw as air traffic controllers confirm 200 CIA flights

Dover, Pa., School Board to Pay $1M

Intelligence agencies scrutinized ports deal: White House

Tampa Officials move ahead with deal with UAE to handle cargo at ports

White House: Bush didn't know of port deal until it was done. Details soon

Obscure US intelligence agency assessed ports deal

Lawmakers call U.S. wrong to push eviction of Cubans

Sectarian violence sweeps across Iraq (29 mosques attacked)

Blackwell draws first blood, continues assault during Lima stop

Detained Egypt, Saudi suspects lynched in Iraq second city

AP Wire: Feinstein: Ports 'ought to be governmentally operated'

U.S. Christians create umbrella organization to lobby for Israel

Gallup: 55% Now Call Iraq War a 'Mistake'

FBI Raids Middle Eastern Owned Convenience Stores and Service Stations

White House to Issue Own Katrina Findings

(Treasury Secretary John) Snow: Dubai port rejection would be bad signal

Explorers discover huge cave in Venezuela

Arab Co., White House Had Secret Agreement

WP: Press Can Be Prosecuted for Having Secret Files, U.S. Says

(Reuters) 1in 5 US dollars to be spent on health care: study

(Iraqi) Superbug hits Canadian soldiers injured in suicide bombing

Controversy May End Calif. Executions

Unmarried couple denied right to move in

Iran: Supreme Leader Blames US and Israel for Iraq Mosque Attack

Shiite leader cites U.S. in shrine blast

NYT: Dubai Sees Bias Behind Storm

Davis: GOP runs (FL) state offices like Castro runs Cuba

Abortion Bill Passes The South Dakota Senate, 23-12

Saudis Reject U.S. Plan to Isolate Hamas (another Condi smackdown)

Venezuela debates home guard bill

US Downplays Civil War Threat in Iraq Despite Horrific Mosque Attack

Major shrine in Samarra damaged by large explosion

The Report From Iron Mountain

Shit, they canceled Love Monkey already?

Who's going to be the band on the next season of Rock Star?

Time to feel the pain!

Husker Du on The Late Show With Joan Rivers, 1987

How do you deal with overly sensitive people?

You all have seen the video of Cheney's Got a Gun?

Have you ever heard of a gyrovague?

Wanna see something naughty....

The Sheik he drove his Cadillac.

New York City Condoms........

I'm pulling an all nighter.

Companies offer space services for remains of average people

I get the weirdest thoughts at 4 am

Jessie wants IN!!

Tomorrow is the first step into the rest of my life .

Ok. I am now truly pathological

Parents Name Their Seven Kids After Presidents

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Shari Bellafonte is doing a menopause commercial

Remember. If you have less than a brazillion posts you're a troll.

Well, the downtown mall in Green Bay is officially dead.

Mods - Glock this thread!

Sexual insinuation, picture and flirt thread

That's it. I love the IETF and I hate the ITU. (über-geek thread)

26 years ago today...

Crap! Now we all have to get new shoes

What do you do when EVERYONE disagrees with you?

Here's today's Black History Month Thread. Late again!

Novel Suggestions

So. Who wants to talk about the ports and UAE?


Got $1200 to waste? Or buy a piece of pop culture?

All-nighter time! Pity me, please!

OMG... LOL Hoedowners.

So, I finally got my DU bumper sticker!

Woman Gives Birth To 15 Pound Baby

Happy 38th Birthday to JERI RYAN!!!!

Chicken or Fish



I need advice

Navel suggestion...

Scarborough Faire (hey it's public domain)

I'm to sexy for my Fur

Uh oh. If we kill the port deal, UAE will send Michael Jackson back to U.S

Crude But Funny: Ann Coulter Fan Letter

Help me make up my mind... (cake related)

Can somebody explain this?

Who is going to win the Gold for woman's figure skating?

FINALLY! A quieter leaf-blower

TiVo/DVR experts, help!!

Which Conservative Has The Biggest Unit?

33 pound cat, 2 photos

Post here

Am I an idiot for doing this?

Ow. I think I hurt my knee really bad....

Anyone else's Hotmail not working?

This is insane..

Soliciting comments on my op-ed piece

Now *THIS * is a website that says something!!!

Relatives told me not to declare bankruptcy...

Sex and the City Essentials

I used to love horror movies when I was a kid and young adult.

I'm permanently leaving DU

A Bode Miller Olympic spoiler for Lynnesin -- giggle

Confessions of an Olympic Figure Skating Fan!

Children are...

My coworkers think I'm a nobody, ask me anything!

Why do commercials/tv shows have "background dogs"barking

high fructose corn syrup

Aug. '05 Briefing Warned, 'Cheney Determined To Shoot Old Man In Face'

Have you heard? Baby Pandas are Out! Baby Kiwis are de rigueur.

Good Wednesday Morning, Everyone!

And the MOTHER of the year award goes to........

Cat are so funny

Reporting an error on your credit report

After stabbing someone in the butt with a pencil don't answer the door.


(Food/drink alert) Republican-English dictionary.

2 hour "Lost" tonight *SPOILER* (read it now!)

More poetry by me.... oy....

Two more days in this shit hole after today

And you thought your spouse was demanding...

Very funny site: read lies here....

Bitch, bitch, bitch!

Mmmmm! What's for lunch today?

official bitch about AAR filler music thread

My pissy mood is over. I'm going to see NC State whoop some eUNiCe ass to-

Where do I Itch about my roommate?

Do you care if Coldplay spit up?


I'm in a pissy mood - ask me...

At last, the long sleepless nightmare is over!

I think borrowing words from other languages is not apropos....

Mark Lyle, "The Human Vacuum" on MTV "True Life" tonight.

Where's TimeChaser? And WritingIsMyReligion?

The Maytag guy is here!!!

Want to see the worst ever picture of ME?

Windows XP crashes starting yesterday...

I Am A Golden Splat on the SIDEWALK!

Help End the Seal Hunt - Please Sign

A serious question

Dammit, it said I had to be a donor

How come no one Wisteria Lane has any pests? (Desparate Housewives)

What can I make for dinner with these ingredients?


How come no one Wisteria Lane has any pets? (Desparate Housewives)

What do you think of my Bush cartoon du jour?

I think my DU username has a better life than I do!


Fashion advice question: is a toupee in such bad taste that it's cool?

Ten Ways Dick Cheney Can Kill You.

I don't stand in front of your desk reading the fucking newspaper

Oh, you pretty things!

Well, ring the gong; it's a first in history for me;

The 23rd Qualm

Ever hear of

Lindsay Lohan Says She Has A Crush On Angelina Jolie (WHAT?)

The one outfit you should NEVER wear when hunting with Cheney

Seen on a van in east London:

I have a crush on Angelina Jolie and Lindsay Lohan.

Amsterdam masturbation

How can that whippet show dog still be missing? Eaten by coyotees?

I am actually too frightened by this to ask for a CAPTION (wow!)

Wednesday earworm. Theme to American Werewolf in London.

It's been ages since I've seen a thread with almost 900 replies.

OMG, I broke the 900 barrior......

Just got back from St. John. Anybody else been there?

Why is everyone so pissy and bitchy today?

After staying awake for 31 hours, I am going to take a nap.

evening earworm

So, I was going through my Mom's old 45s and found a Seeds tune

Look at me, I found a squirrel!!!

Lost Katrina kitty reunited with owner in Atlanta

Can anyone tell me about Smithtown General Hosp? (Long Island)

Yes! Curling is on in a few minutes...

How hard is it to learn how to play ice hockey?

I need some medical advice for curing an ailment

Do you care if Coldplay Spits up?

I popped the popcorn

So am I the only Canadian who DOESN'T care that Team Canada lost?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Wed 2/22/06)

Bitch about team Canada here

How Worcestershire Sauce was named. (A really really bad Joke)

fewer than 600 posts since '04-don't ask me anything

substitute the word 'lesbian' for the TERM 'lesbian freedumb fries'....

Word-of-the-day: donnybrook (n.)

just got a call from the RNC asking for a donation

Dinner dilemma for tonight - meatball sandwiches or breakfast?

A frustrating conversation with a conservative at work

Wanna see the worst EVER picture of me?

Vote Democratic - your country depends on you!

7 Year Old Girl Married To Stray Dog

In AD 2101 War was beginning

Joke about Menopause Jewelry

I've started a collection of DIRTY PMs

I'm such a softie - I had tears rolling down my cheeks when

I did it! I bought a new TV!

Snails shooting darts. Cupid Snails


Mmmmmmmmm....... Moo Shi Pork

We said goodbye to Bandit today - the end of an era

What will it take for them?

I passed the bar exam today!

All packed, but I still have some room in my purse; anyone???

A long time ago, I once said that Kleeb was my DU husband.

I am raisin a cereal killer!

Please help adopt threads completely abandoned by jpgray

Happy 100th Birthday to the Toaster!

Dude(ette)(s)! I'm done for the week!

Anyone know anything about an organization

Johnny Knoxville

I protested at a senator's campaign event tonight. Ask me anything!

Isn't he just the best?


Someone is not a happy puppy

"Cheney's got a Gun" video, funny.

benny hill, blasphemy, funny, christ

Ever get an injection in the feet?

Who wants a Budweiser?

What does this mean?

Is it possible to get married in the DU lounge?

Ever been in a Turkish prison?

Is it possible to get married to the DU lounge?

Dubai, dubai, doo...

Okay-you are at the Olympics- one BILLION people are watching

I googled "Impeach Bush" and only got 7,020,000 hits.

I got the job!!

Favorite Poem?

Please delete

We're four days away from Rev_Acts birthday spanking!

I'm beginning to detest McClellan as much as the rest of them.

Reporter Needs Info For Tomorrow's Story

People suck (Canada)

Ask me anything--and I'll tell you the truth!!

Does anyone else giggle if a woman says she's going for a facial?

It's been fun, good to be back, 'night all.

It's been fun, good to be back, 'night all.

Salem Oregon

Dear Rev_Acts and ZombieNixon...

Smiley dance party! My avatar has friends!

I just realized we have Dinsdale Pirana as a vice president

Fourty Four Years Old Today

My work here is done

WHOA!!! 24 posts to 4000!! Ask me anything!!!

Florida Man Shoots Goat After Attack

Woman Gives Birth In Bathroom (For The SECOND Time)

Thank You DU.This time I called the cops. It was too much.

Curling is the stupidest goddamn 'sport' I have ever seen!!

Ok I just put Bulgaria on notice...

I'm really naughty tonight, and I don't know why.

BoyGeorge and Deadeye Dick, What a pair,What a week....

Doing some bongs

I got a new avatar

Minister Buys Lap Dances To Tell Strippers About God

I just raided my new roommate's CD collection.

DU Cooks! Now that I have to throw out my teflon frying pans, what are

Where do I bitch about my roommate?

anyone remember MacGyver?

So the packers came by yesterday...

Our pResident is an upperclass twit.

Fuck it all, I am going on an Olivia Cruise.

'Brokeback Mountain' Shirts Auctioned

LOST is fucking with my head

Anybody else enjoy Vault Radio?

Howdy Yo


Someone Is Going To Make A Movie About This (Unbelievable Sports Story)

You want to see desperation?

Marriage. What's it good for?

To sleep, or not to sleep?

"Ehhhhh-vry roooooooooose has its thorn...!"


I'm so proud of my daughter!

Which gal are you rooting for on American Idol?

Dick Cheney Hunting Game!

My big sister is wonderful!


What's the name of the female model with the nice ass?


Ever get an injection in the eyeball?

Would you apply to jobs that pay less if you already have a job?

Here it is! Today's Black History Thread #7! Hillary and Henry O.!

This is the billyskank contempt thread.

Lordy- a Fatburger is opening across the street...

Ginger and I miss bertha katzenengel,

Does anybody else hate the commercials lately?

DU Men--Do you get manicures/pedicures on a regular basis?

Dame Edna Is Now Appearing At The National Theatre

I've been Ironing for 3 Hours - Its What I do when I'm Mad

There's broken glass in my garbage disposal. Ask me anything!!

WTF is it with these huge Nalgene bottles people carry around

Massage. What's it good for?


Store Promotes 'Wife-Beater' T-Shirts (Apologizes)

Another photo thread

Nostalgia... Do you ever feel it? What for?

Chicken and Waffles. Anyone had this? It sounds strange.. in a WONDERFUL

What am I going to do when the Olympics is over?

Tell me your Claritin stories-- good or bad

Since Sir Paul insists on performing Beatle tunes,

...and there it is. In honor of FOUR THOUSAND (4000) posts (dialup wrng)

Ever get shot in the face?

Do ferrets and cats get along?

Get ready for Daily Dancer!

I think someone should test if tequila makes Rabrrrrrr's clothes come off.

arwalden's "Lesbian" thread...when will it garner 1000 replies?

Where Are George Bush's Teeth?

I want to live in Dubai one day. Thought you should know.

I'm going Quayle hunting next week. Ask me anything.

Lab owners!!! Don't use Rimadyl!! Please spread the word!

Post here and I will give you a sappy and obnoxious pet-name.

Could I please have some good vibes, prayers, happy thoughts, etc.?

Anyone have a link to anti-bush song collections?

The Queen's in town and won't get to see her!

It's time for a picture thread!

What Do You Think Dumbya's first word was as a child?

Anybody familiar with Michael Beschloss' LBJ WH tapes series?

So, I was reading another forum,

Who likes cats, and also likes stuff?

If you could attend anywhere, which college would you pick? Why?

Want to see the worst ever pic of me?

What Singer Will ALWAYS Make You Change Radio Stations?

Favorite Band not from the US or the UK?

Well, I wanted a new here it is! I'm out of the closet!

Our first litter of puppies in the next 24 hrs or so. Any pointers?

School Pig Castration Sparks Protests

Men are BETTER than women! Want proof?

post here and i will insult you....

What are you listening to?

This is the GirlinContempt appreciation thread

Your choice DU!

*** PHOTOGROUP February contest: Final poll ***

If you won the powerball, would you quit your job?

Ask me anything! (I 'm ready for some attention.)

A question for Lebowski fans and Marxist-Leninists

Goodnight lounge

An atheist's approach to mystery

Do you believe that Science leaves any room at all for a God?

A Brief History Of Religion

for those of us that used to be fundies

The president of my brother's HS (Catholic priest) was just accused

What is prayer (and similar things)?

Southern Baptists and Voting Irregularities

Newsfeed: Religious-themed articles

Steep Rise Projected for Health Spending (Health Savings to have no impact

Dr's Misdiagnose 20% of the time

DNA 'could predict your surname'

Tiny, frozen Pluto adds to its moon family

Where does the past go? Or does it "go" anywhere?

Common Dreams: Bird Flu Precautions Dangerously Ignore World's Poor

Protest at St. louis conversion therapy conference this Saturday

Gay themes emerge in country music

Take the "straight pill"?

Atheists are Ripping a Page from the Gay Manual

Democratic forum turns into shouting match

Salt Lake Mayor Vetoes Benefits Plan

Federal Court Rejects Appeal From Matthew Shepard Killer

Gay women's bars

Boxing: Mosley vs Vargas

Gumbel's Comments About Olympics


Knicks Trade For Steve Francis (No, Seriously)

Woo Hoo Buckeyes!

Tiger Woods wins match play round 9-8!

Tonight at 9:00 EST: UNC vs. NC State

U.S. medalist Davis part of Chicago race lawsuit

Tiger wins 9-8. In match play!?!? Are you kidding me?

USA-FINLAND Olympic hockey

self delete nt


Have any of you practiced "Unconditional" love in a relationship?

Eeeek! THIS is not what I want to see in my horoscope!

Kerry endorses Ciro Rodriguez (TX-28)

huh ? (Kerry mention in trial of terrorists)

trolls on this kerry thread

I was wondering what others thought about this BG piece about

Neocon Realizes He Was Wrong; Quotes Kerry

Letters to JK from

Check it out!

Kerry's letter to snow at DKos

Yeah, two Mass guys signed on to Impeachment probe

Flashback to the 2004 Election Cycle on Port Security: Kerry Was Right

Letter from JK on behalf of DSCC

Iraq just went from horrible to un-friggin-believably awful

HELP! You know that Fun For Kerry Lovers Thread....trouble

helping nolie's blog

*** PHOTOGROUP February contest: Final poll ***

Ok, so who would you rather date, Keith, Brett Favre or me....

Countdown Newsletter -- 02/22/06: In the Dark

02/22/06 UAE meeting of the KOEB

So how does the KOEB interpret "Keep your knees loose"?

UAE Port deal: As soon as we nix it, I say we send...

Bush is reaping what he has sown...

'04: 'Shipping is a global industry; terrorism is a global problem!'

VIDEO- Letterman- ONE MORE Cheney Joke-with Matthew Fox

How To Stop the Sale of Our Ports. Shut Them Down!

Why Is There No Democrat that is A......

New Political Poll results Senators.No Repubs till#45

"Why shouldn't I work for the NSA? "

Video of our intelligent leader at his best!

DNC blog: President Shrugs off National Security

Bush" our government has looked at this deal"..well who the hell

i want to run this explanation of the port deal by again..

Anybody know about a company called BMD Group or BMD Defense?

yet ANOTHER view of Brokeback Mtn.........this time attn on reviews

who wants to bet the RNC Congress will hold sham hearings about UAE

Another point from Malloy about UAE

Ports or Airlines - What's the big deal now?

Has the media reported anything the democrats are doing for the Port deal?

Who should own, operate, and manage American ports?

UAI would not have interview with Lou Dobbs/CNN (watching ccn now)

Australia: Exercise extreme caution in the UAE because of terrorism

Christian Coalition chirps "Elections have consequences!" re: abortion

VIDEO- Letterman- Bush Cheney Jokes from tonight- Feb 21 06

discredit-attack-blame 2/22 NEW TOON

UAE (NAC) Risk Report 2005- required reading.

Bush and use of science now Lou Dobbs.

Need some DU input please!

Bush will be in the mid-30's by next week

feedback on my LTTE

Okay, maybe I'm an idiot but why couldn't ANY company run the ports

This ports deal really has to make even his supporters ask...

How do we survive Bush's march to self-destruction?

Kerry made a big issue of port security during the campaign but I can

isnt it time to remind people of Bush's ties to the Middle East

Homeland Security giving talk on ports on cspan now.

Two Sunni mosques attacked today already. I hope the US troops are

Love it , CNN is reported Rummy just heard of UAI deal this past week-

The 21 Feb 06 Edition of Most Brain Dead Letters To The Editor

Lawmakers Undeterred by Bush Veto Threat

(TOON) Steve Bell on Iraq

Yahoo!Mail bans Allah and Dirty Harry handles

LTTE re: port giveaway

Washington Journal on-to be talking about the ports...

Port deal will help re-elect Republicans - think about it for a minute

The Mosque that just blew up in Iraq - do you believe in it?

Hypocrisy at DU? (UAE)

Can we all admit that now we know what Panama felt like over the canal?

Now check this radio line: Vice President Dick Cheney , who spent

LISTEN-Port Newark Not Worried by Dubai Purchase Plan (NPR)

Come on November! Impeach the pigs!

The future of pizza delivery!

Democratic US Senate candidate Ned Lamont appearance tonight, Feb 22 (CT)

Democrat: White House chief of staff nixed NSA wiretap briefing

So port management sale is tactical political manuevering egh?

I'm not as informed as I thought I was..... I didn't know foreign corp.

Is the port scandal *FINALLY* going to have the blivet poll <30%?

Zogby Says Saudis Need Better PR Strategy in US (use smart Saudi women)

Will the White House spin work with the UAE deal?

Port Deal Thoughts

Do you think this port deal will be the issue that brings bush down?

Ask the Pres: How many shares of Dubai Ports World (DP) do you own?

New Orleans city councilman: "Soap opera watchers need not apply"

I'm feeling safe in saying this is bush's* war, who's war was

Confessions of an Olympic Figure Skating Fan!

PEOPLE WITH PROPRER PRIORITIES:Angry Bond Fans Threaten to Boycott Film

PORTS: Now is the time to call Congress and demand Impeachment

Santorum: "Bush must say no to ports deal"

BEST caption-worthy pic EVER. It's time to fill in the blank!

Look on the bright side: "In fact, this may keep DHS MORE vigilant..."

Juan Cole on Iraq... new article

Scalia just said "He believes in starie decisis! And that he is NOT

Anyone have a contact phone number for Imus's production office?

The militant Muslims are too vicious to understand that the US and

Could this UAE deal have something to do with Iran?

Framing! Privatization - people are waking up - emphasize it. This

A good way to frame the port issue

Do you believe that Science leaves any room at all for a God?

Polling junkies? What's the next release that will show the PORTS effect?

Call your Senator: Urge them to support FEINSTIEN - no private ports.

Cal Thomas on the Ports Deal

Russert Shilling for Bush's Port Deal on Imus this AM

Where can I go to get information on the UAE deal?

Libby's Lawyers Deny 'Greymail' Claims

Iran offers aid to Palestinian Authority

NY Daily News: Did John Snow smooth the port deal for his former company?

Secret compartments in Containers from a WJ caller...

Hooray! Bush has finally "united" this country !

Iraq Blog: "Baghdad is in undeclared emergency situation"

The UAE - Halliburton connection/"Trading With The Enemy"

Washington Post buys into port anger=racism angle

Assemblyman Calls for Immmediate Halt to Executions in California

Neocon architect says: 'Pull it down'

The Boy Who Cried Wolf

If Homeland Security had been doing the job of protecting the US

So will the UAE port deal raise Terrorism Insurance rates in those cities?

How many Americans were on antidepressants before the

Unfortunately The Port Deal Must Be Approved

DU UAE Port Fiasco Talking Point?

Self Delete


C-span Q: Why is a state-owned Co from UAE OK, but not Venezuela?

This deal puts the UAE eggs(containers) into the UAE baskets(ports)

Cancelling Port Deal Could Mean END of Military Bases In UAE

Uh oh. If we kill the port deal, UAE will send Michael Jackson back to U.S

(VIDEO) Orrin Hatch, Today's Worst Person In The World

Reframe "We still have the Coast Guard and Customs"..

How low will his polls go? How will the UAE port issue affect GWB?

"Trust me", said the spider to the fly...

Well lookie here: some smartass posted this on FR.

Why is Osama Bin Hiden and the UAE Royals so close/tight

I hate to be LOL at this, but it is priceless fuckup by BushCo.?

* press conference re: India/Pakistan visit--CSPAN now

Rep. Peter King "it's the heart and soul of the Republican Party opposed"

God, Will This Insanity Never End?

Is it really Cheney that we need to Impreach?

So let me get this str8. Bush Federlises Airport Security

The situation in Iraq is getting worse by the minute ....

Harvard President Lawrence Summers to step down

Bush- "Pakistan Still has a distance to travel on their road to democracy"

Democracy Now! Fallujah 2004 Coverage today

What did he know? When did he know it?

G.O.P. to W.: You're Nuts!

Okay, ?on trade negotiations and *. Didn't Congress after the 2000

Bruce Bartlett on CBS now! Slamming Bush for "betraying....

Admin Failed To Conduct Required Investigation Before Approving Port Deal

Dem report: GOP ties to lobbyists have cost millions of Americans

Gallup: 55% Now Call Iraq War a 'Mistake'

Soliciting comments on my op-ed piece...

P-G LTTE: Diebold "welcomes scrutiny"

Well at least Duck Cheney shooting is not in the news anymore

The US Needs the UAE on-Board for Iran

OH PLEASE....Bush, Rummy, Pace- unaware of port deal until after approval

Joe-mentum's poll numbers already dropping

Can you think of one way that * gets out of this port thing?

DU this Poll The Freeps just posted to freep it

Bwahahahaha. Now the FReepers LOVES them some Dubai

Is it true that Bush didn't know about port deal until it was done?

C -SPAN caller this morning - this deal is pay back to Arabs

Damn it anyway...its NOT just about national security (Port deal)

So if f * didn't cut the Port deal who the heck did? Brownie? This is a

I Didnt Know is not a good excuse and no, the show is not over and America

BUSH'S mysterious "New Programs?"

US military planes criss-cross Europe using bogus call sign!!!!!!

PHOTO : UAE Security in charge of our ports

Has anyone read this?

Can you smell the irony?

Tom Tomorrow : "It's just that simple" (great email for freepers)

Fact Check NPR- on "Partial Birth Abortions" PLEASE

Time Machine 2004: UAE royals, bin Laden's saviours

Bush agrees to accept Trojan horse.

Mark Lyle, "The Human Vacuum" on MTV "True Life" tonight.

I think our scholarly president may have been blindsided by UAE deal.

Need some research ideas from DU'ers!

So, How did the British React to the Port Deal?

Human Events: Congresswoman Says 'Hell No' to Bush's Ports Sale

Okay so how long have our ports not been owned / run by the US?

Bush goes to Munich.

"The UAE is a strong Ally in the War on Terror" ARGH!

On the ports, I don't really understand...please explain.

Defend SCIENCE in Utah

Terrorist Would Prefer Halliburton not DP World run Ports

I am growing very weary of the anti-UAE port deal= racism meme.

Gag me....... Coming to downtown Tampa

Pic of two of the insurgents attacking mosques in Iraq

WAPO Comes out in support of the deal to let UAE run US Ports

Dubai is our "Friend"

Woodward: "GOP Could Nominate Cheney" in '08

Would the Chinese lets us buy thier ports? The Russians?

WHITE ROSE: Proposed Anti-Corporate Rule Amendment

Is there a money trail behind the port deal?

Why it's hard for Bush to back down on PORTS - Chapter 11 of NAFTA

Rumsfeld declares war on 'bad' press

Another Classic Bush Photo

Rep.Myrick:"In Regard to Selling US Ports to UAE-Not Just No-But Hell NO"

So, what happened with "miracle alternative energy " announcement

Hamas wont recognize Isreal, we wont pay them - UAE is same, but we sell

Let's see, It's okay to sell our port operations to a foreign entity

Cheney:"We anticipated the possibility of a civil war between Sunni.."

CNN is the Today Show-lite in the morning....giggling...too much fun.

The attack on the "Golden Mosque" officially begins the Iraq Civil War.

Text of John Kerry's Letter to John Snow on Port Security


Today's Red-Flag Word: "Transactions"

Yahoo! unbans Allah!

Journalists are more libertarian than liberal?

Best Argument in FAVOR of UAE Ports Deal!

"Lay Stayed @ Clinton WH 11 Times" E-mail Hoax Making The Rounds - Again!

Marc Maron fans--update on his cats & new show...

Hey DUers, Air Traffic Controllers need your help

McCain, Lieberman and Bush - what a threesome

Are You For or Against the Dubai Port World Deal?

Revisit time - did Cheney order or not order the shoot down of Flight 93?

Bush Spent $1.6 Bil. on 'Spin

Cegelis gets DFA Endorsement

Check out this Letter to my Blog from an NYC Cop.

REPORT: 98 Detainees Have Died While In U.S. Custody(Human Rights First)

Hotel Workers Rising (John Edwards)

Scottie Roast on CSPAN@ in 10...9...8...

Bush, flip-flopper?

If Clinton Had Tried This One

Al Q's Road Paved With Gold: Secret Shipments Traced Through UAE (2002)

Look at this early UAE AP article and WaPo's watered down version

Washington Post = PentaPost. That's its real name. n/t

Step right up folks. Get your Swiftboat tickets here.

By law Dubya had to know about the port deal, Exon-Florio statute says so

UAE CO has hired BOB DOLE to Lobby Congress to get deal through

Repubs opposing Dubai Deal Have Long Opposed Efforts to Secure Ports

The Ports issue is no-win situation for Republicans.

* would put Al Qaeda in charge of port security if it meant $$$

The whole "I'LL VETO!" thing seems rather transparent

Is the U.S. Government making anthrax bombs in Utah?

The Portgate scandal is crucial because Bush has violated his own doctrine

PHOTO: "And I wanna thank them Trojans, er, Grecians, for the lovely gift"

Man Accused Of Killing Neighbor For Slamming Doors

Fox News Conspiracy Theory: Russia Moved Saddam’s WMD To Syria

The GOP's Loyalty Fetish: Great read!

If Lieberman is defeated in Democratic primary--he will...

Dear Freepers, Cons, Repubs: PORTGATE COMMON GROUND?

Dubai Ports World to play a role in the next attack similar template

PROOF bush knew about the Dubai Port Authority Deal... (edited headline)

DNC on Ports: "President Bush just doesn't get it . . ."

N.J. will file suits to block transfer of port operations

What Are You Smoking, George? ---pix->>

PORTS Deal. My call to Mike Malloy (with shout out to DU!)

Do you like CAFTA? Get Ready for MEFTA (UAE, etc)

VIDEO- Gregory at WHPB- Best Question

What the hell is it with Scotty McAsshat and his d's, t's

Your Reaction if...

So let me get this straight...BUSH didn't know SQUAT about the port deal..

No. 2 person leaving Federal Reserve Board

VIDEO- White House Press Briefing- Terry- Did the Prez Wish He'd Known

Bush has cried wolf over and over. The port deal queers the wolf

I feel like the DPW deal is like a giant "kick me" sign on America's back

Here come the lies:White House to Issue Own Katrina Report

Greenspan - Grynszpan

Maybe if Bush spent LESS TIME shillling crap on the road, and MORE TIME

BREAKING: Bush claims he didn't know about port deal

LA Times says we're having a "hissy fit" over the UAE deal

VIDEO- WH Press Brief-Gregory- False Impression OR Against it?

A suitable punishment for Ken Lay:

TOON: Derf on coming TOON War

Bottom Line: Why would the U.S. allow ANY foreign country

Terror fears, stoked by Bush, now bite him (WaPo)

Serious question: Do you trust the people who managed the aftermath...

Bush's Mysterious 'New Programs'

Author Radio Interview- Impostor:How George W. Bush Bankrupted America...

WaPo: Terror fears, stoked by Bush, now bite him >>>

I'm all for the free market, no more government regulation!

Technology isn't, as the Bush regime says, making it more difficult to spy

Port Deal Will Be Dead by Friday

Freepclient: "I'm amazed Democrats are against this port deal...

Just want to make sure people have seen this link. (The BCCI Affair)

Insider tip from the Shipping Industry/Customs

Arabs see phobia behind US uproar over ports deal

Bush is the know-nothing president.

How Bush Sold the War on Terror by Jonathan Larson

Calling all DU researchers! Neil Bush and Dubai/UAE connection?

Bird flu spread by migrating birds..? In February???

Congressional Report : AMERICA FOR SALE - The Cost of Rep. Corruption

When all is said and done, to whom will this benefit?


Adam Corolla can kiss my a**

Tom DeLay: "The president will be overturned"

2/3 of Americans believe Bush is NOT respected by world Leaders (Gallop)

Al Franken still obsessing over the Cheney shooting incident

Bush caught between Repub prejudice & Dem opportunists (Froomkin)

UAE and 9/11 --->>>

Forget "rule of Law".......let's go for "rule of Reason".

This is the United Arab Emirates

VIDEO- WHPB- How Did Bush Learn This Or Why Bush Should Read the Paper

Magazine publishes photos of underground Chinese nuke facilities

Base Calls for IMPEACHMENT (VideoS)

Anti-war sign prompts neighborhood association lawsuit

VIDEO- WH Press Briefing- Radditz-Different Standard for UAE versus UK?

PORT NEWS: Treasury Secy. John Snow = Former CEO of CSX

Anthrax - an issue of national interest - and NY holds a press conference

VIDEO- WHPB- Scotty Plays the Threat-Terror Card about the ports

Morford: "Obese American Tourists, Ho!"

Urgent: Must Ensure Dubai Ports Deal Goes Through!

Ways Bushies betrayed right/freepers besides immigration and UAE ports?

Freepers keeping an "eye" on DU over Port Deal

FIND 2 PIX: Bin Laden & UAE royals and Bush & UAE royals

"Charitable" Hospitals getting RIPPED into

You know how DU out-flanks and out-does our so-called media?

Is it too late to reinstate Saddam?

This One Look Sums It All Up

South Korea and Dubai Ports

Signed my first petition!

What the freepers starting to accept the UAE deal has taught me. Petitioning to Stop AOL's "Email Tax"

How long to get a Bill to block the port sale?


I have a feeling...

Cheney/Libby compromises of CIA nuclear counter-proliferation

Something I just learned-the exception is LIFE of the mother not HEALTH

Groups respond to NPR report hospital euthanized Katrina patients

OMG, I just thought of the perfect soundbite !!!

so the Secretary of DEFENSE is not an "expert" on the process of ports

Anyone listen to the wingnut talk shows today?

One beer, eh?

WW III: Has the Rubicon been crossed?

VIDEO- WHPB-Radditz-Who Does the Hiring and Firing

Imagine Bush in the movie "Independence Day"

Cafferty not letting up on Bush

Shrine bombing reprisals now number more than 90

Project Serpo

New Hope to Help End the Seal Hunt - Please SIGN

Iran Blames Bush ...Threat of Attacks on Americans Increases ..Juan Cole

Tiger Woods wins match play round 9-8!

Sep. 2004: Man SMUGGLES Soviet Weapons from...(YOU GUESSED IT!)

"Shrine Attack Brings Civil War Warning"

I think it is important to remember, as everyone starts pointing

Just Finished Speaking With Kit Bond"s & Jim Talent's Offices

Bush is 100% committed to terrorism

BLM ignoring wildlife, focus on drilling

here it is: Schumer rather Haliburton run ports if he had to make choice!

We don't car bomb your toilets . . . .so don't pee on our ports!

It's probably time to trot out Bush's past national security track record

Banking committee will hold hearing on acquisition of port operations

AAR streaming without popups and without commercials

Are we the only nation who lets foreign companies run the ports?

So, * checked w/ Intel, Cabinet Secretaries, but Rummy said in a press

Well, looks like the freepers are being sold on the port deal

Pakistani Shi'ite Muslim Clerics Are Blaming the US for Mosque Bombing

Bush Adm. violated laws requiring investigation of port sale

OK, I'm going to get some flak by going deeper into the UAE Ports deal...

Bush**: Dubai Ports World no different than a "Great British company"

White foster parents kept black foster children in cages

Is Israel connected to the UAE?

The past two days have made Iraq officially in Civil War

GOP Election funny business starting already? : Please Read

How dead is this UAE / Port deal?

And now for a break: Teenagers masturbating on Dutch TV!

In the Middle East, a serving of boiled Rice

I'm a proud member the "Angry Left."

How long before UAE withdraws offer for the ports?


Coincidence? Anthrax story tops UAE story in NY Five O'clock news.

Bush had a choice to make: Invade their country, or hand them our ports.

Fluent in Spanish. I need help.

Another thought.

Court Documents: Hospital Gave Lethal Injections to Patients During Hurric

Dubai - An Unlikely Criminal Crossroads - USN&WR

Bush is completely insane - Biodefense, or Biowarfare?

I see a lot of Carlyle-DPW connections... but...

Oprah, Martha, Hillary : Why we love to hate them when they're on our side

I think the Shrine Bombings were the USA's doing.

Are things getting much worse in Iraq?

Warner "predisposed" to support port deal -- Situation Room

My God, look at McCain's approval - Leapfrogged Collins - Reid drops 10%

Ed Schultz-Just when I think he might be progressive, he puts on swill...

I'm getting pretty tired of Bush saying he didn't know anything about...

Election Spvr. Brenda Snipes at my local Dem meeting tonight -need help

So. Who thinks that the UAE corp had the low bid for port mgment?

"Process" "Miscommunication" are the buzzwords. And for some reason,

Why Now?

NBC Baghdad Blog: Today may be treated as Iraq's 9/11

omg! Sen. Warner: the CIC deserves some deference in the port UAE issue!?!

Anthrax back in the news...Terra Terra Terra

Regarding Bush & the Ports: Why Does He Have a Pre 9/11 Mindset? to spend 1.1 Billion for 'social impact'

Has Bush Outsourced His Presidency?

Lawyer Group Criticizes New Bankruptcy Law

VIDEO- Cafferty-Should Bush Have Known About this Port Deal before it

FBI Promised Favorable Treatment for Hayat's Cooperation

The animated version of "Cheney's Got a Gun" ... with THE original music

Ted Bilkey (is that his real name?!) DPW COO is not doing well on CNN

Why do corporate leaders we get paid too much?

If you're involved in smuggling, owning ports around the world is...

Anybody just see Lou Dobbs say he is going to say something

Okay, I see the UAE deal for what it is worth now.

AOL Online Poll -- Bush *F*ailing badly -- check it out!

S.F. Bay Area luxury home prices set record (Average: $2.88 million)

If you don't think we should outsource our port security, you're racist!

November is looking good here.

Ed Schultz just announced South Dakota has passed a veto-proof

Muqtada Al-Sadr: "Did America come as an occupier? It came as a liberator. . .


Bush did not know of ports deal until after approval

Birdseye of UAE ports deal Baltimore

Coroner: Mom killed self, three sons

NY man contracts inhalation anthrax in PA; breaking on CNN.

Dubai has been a naughty state

Even Tuckser Carlson ........ And my prophecy came true..

GOP Congresswoman literally tells Bush: "HELL NO"

Message to freepers and freeper types from Skidmore

Tonite Lou Dobbs says will look at close Bush friends' ties to Dubai

I've been brave lately and speaking out more.....

Dubai's Port of No Return-ties between the UAE, bin Laden, and the Taliban

AOL pay-to-send e-mail proposal...ANYONE HEARD OF THIS BEFORE?

We will all be relieved when Halliburton gets the deal instead...

If Bush does veto Ports Bill--Let the games begin

Bush is hypocritical on Israel

Mock Congressional Hearing on *Admin online

Thank you Nancy Greggs!!!!

Re: UAE Deal... How Sore Do You Think Rove's Dialing Finger Is By Now ???

Corzine understands that this

Could the insurgents have done this?

Go Randi GO!!!!!

Donning tinfoil hat - concentration camps

Do you know what I least like about the freeper mentality?

"The Long War": Wars R US + "Pro-Life"?

UAE will be running shipping, NOT security. Security will not change


Surprising AOL Poll: On * 's performance

Cheney came out of his lair today

Can we do a search on the individuals named in this 2004 Guardian report?

Any news on Bob Woodruff?

Generic Drugs Hit Backlog At FDA

LOL! Tucker Carlson is reduced to announcing Olympic Curling news.

So how long do you think it will be before we hear about "War On Easter"

The thing to remember about the Bushies

'The limitations of the current counterinsurgency campaign' in Iraq

* 1st says "I'll veto any try to stop the UAE deal." Then says didn't know

7.5 Quake in Mozambique

Did Dubai Ports get by Cheney and Rove because of quailgate?

Sen Sam Brownback to be picketed by Fred Phelps!

New post from riverbend

Both the US & Iran Have Presidents Who Believe The 2nd Coming Is Imminent!

Global Hawk Returns To U.S. - - Requiem For A Drone

Dubai - a Rockin' Place!

Ken for President--Satire

Sweet holy mother of god.

Wolf Blitzer sputters in broad exasperation -- "Pfffft. What a mess!"

Can anyone guide me to the DNC marketing dept.

The end is near, the bush* cabal. oh it is so sweet, oh so sweet

Americans should be running American ports......

Did Bush REALLY NOT Know about Port Deal BEFOREHAND?

Why is McCain saying "Trust the President on this matter"

UAE Deal Could be a Strategic move to Invade Iran

SF Examines Power of Dog Poo

"The Little Orange Vest Project"

So; freepers; your're worried about unwanted pregnancies?

when was the last time you heard of lifelong DEM switching to REP?

David Schuster doing a great job on Tweety explaining

I'm So Sick & Tired Of The Anti-Tweety Posts!

Throw this one on the Bush impeachment pile with the rest...

This UAE Situation Is REALLY Cracking Me Up

Uh why is the US pledging to BUILD A MOSQUE in Iraq?

Bush Is Done When The Country Doesn't Trust His Nat'l Security Credentials

TWENTY Front/Intermediary Companies from UAE WORKED WITH SADDAM

A question I have on the port deal

Tweety is back to pissing me off again.

Smirky hearts outsourcing

How can one threaten a veto to information he had no prior knowledge of?

Ooooh! O'Lielly gonna do a factor investigation Re: Air America.

Comments from New York Newsday's "talk back" section

Caption this * pic

Here is why I do not like the UAE port deal

A Disastrous Idea-Rummy in charge of Disaster Relief...

A Feeling of Giddiness over the port deal

All day long whenever I've seen B*'s face, I've said 'Who's your daddy?"

The Dauphin ---pix->>>

Remember the John McCain torture "bill" incident in thinking of the ports!

OK, on Hardball, Rear Adm. Thomas Gilmore says containers are...

Gold medalist (Shani) Davis suing Chicago

VIDEO- Fineman on Bush's Credibility-(Pretty funny but pathetic)

Howard Fineman on Countdown

How can Oprah build 65 houses (so far) since Katrina and FEMA

"Every time the Constitution is undermined, a terrorist gets his wings"

The Portgate issue

What would you say to this elderly lady?

mcCain: "Time to give the prez the benefit of the doubt" LMAO

Senators John Warner and McCain shilling for bush on the port deal.

D.R.A.F.T. rap - video

There's something odd about the recent deaths in the UAE ruling family!

2006 Election Ultimatum: Impeach or Lose

VIDEO- Bush on India (heh)- Countdown

from KOS: 60 Minutes Refusing to Play by Fox News Rules

MUST SEE: Jobs Listing for "DROs"

bush said that he would veto any legislation that would stop the

OK, maybe I'm a dunderhead, but why do we need massive foreign...

VIDEO- Dobbs Takes the Bush Challenge

Jesse Jackson Jr. question please

Baghdad Burning: Things are not good in Baghdad ... People are scared

Tuesday was an apocalyptic day in Iraq - Juan Cole

Group files ethics complaint over Senator Santorum's house loan

We have won this issue already.

MOGAMBO GURU: The Sound Of Wolves Howling In The Distance

VIDEO- Worst Person in the World- O'Reilly

"Abramoff's Evangelical Soldiers"

Question: Who broke the Port story? I was flummoxed over business

want to see a very rich and growing city? try Dubai

Question about UAE Port Deal? Answered! Feedback?

Halliburton -- Tehran --- U.A.E (a little excerpt from 2004 Forbes)

shocker Rita has a guy on about the port deal

David Sirota was just on Countdown. Look at his take behind the UAE deal

I am happy for the lotto winners...

Denver military trains and *'s determination to do the port deal

Is Times Online (UK) reputable with facts?

The straw that could break the camel's back.

"Since Sliced Bread". Check out the winners ideas on energy.

Say it aint so.......FBI

Bush's Boss Reveals himself in UAE deal

I kinda just think these guys thought they could get away with it...

Randi just said UAE owns building on top of Grand Central Station

The Iraqis would screw the US royally if they all came together,

Secretary Snow had $100M retainer on UAE deal?


The death penalty and 25 yrs to life...

Anybody listening to Kimmitt about the Long War on Cspan?

Scott Ritter was right, we'll be run out of Iraq with

Did you see this Bush (and Clinton) impressionist on Letterman? > WMV file

WTF! Tampa Approves Port Deal To UAE

After 5, time to report news that the administration doesn't want to

I thought Bush believed regimes like the UAE's were going to be overthrown

delete dupe

With short summaries, how long would The Big Book of Bush Scandals be?

Did anyone else get this email?

Folk Songs of the Far Right Wing

South Dakota law to ban all abortions.

Proof Bush Is Lying? AP Story About White House Making Deal For Ports

Do you think Kerry knew about this in 2004?

The "Ports Control Deal" puts Dems in an awkward position, too.

"We will make no distinction between the terrorists

I'm sorry -you can't have it both ways. (CNN)

Self Delete

Keith O. has Bill O'Lielley

Did anyone catch Hannity and KKKRove going at it today?

Shove the Pork and Protect the Port

Stop the world! Why does Keith O. say, "Keep your knees loose"?

Bush appoints David Sanborn to be head of Maritime Administration

What The Dubai Deal Is Really About: The Next War

I wrote this book.

The point not discussed in my prior post...

The Port Deal -- Yet another arm of the ignored Octopus of Mergermania

Operation Flip Flop


Dubai: Dumbya's undoing?

School Pig Castration Sparks Protests

Big Problem, Dubai Deal or Not

i think the shrub administration has finally jumped the shark

NYT Building On Fire?

Somebody left Karen Hughes alone with the catapult.

Let's follow the President's lead - recognize that the "War on Terror" was

Gary Kucinich's son,19, a Marine, shipped out for Iraq Wednesday

I must pass this on. My friend, my neighbor.

The Port Deal and Two Discordant Models of Reality for the 9-11 Attacks

this is what civil war looks like-or is it?

Rice to soothe fears over ports row - Visiting UAE on Thursday

Riverbend has a new blog up...

Village idiot unaware of Port Deal. Sais he can not be concerned with

The UAE Has been providing U.S. Port Security since March 2005


UAE Emir and Bin Laden Hunting Buddies

Colbert Report tonight: the thread

Malloy to host David Ray Griffin - 2/22/2006

The "I want to say thank you" thread...

What control will UAE have over the World Trade Center?

Why We Fight--good interview with Eugene Jarecki from CBC this AM...

What do you think about this story?

A visit to a different side of Iraq, 'the beginning of the universe'

ACTION ALERT! Help Save the Largest Urban Farm in the U.S.

AOL Poll: Please cast your DU vote; When will they ask about impeachment?

David Ray Griffin will be on Malloy's show tonight

In the spirit of the Dubai Port deal, I suggest we turn all Oncology

O'Reilly: U.S. should leave Iraq "as fast as humanly possible"

Clumsy Leadership- Newsweek


Capital Hill Blues Reports that Secret Service says...

So Hannity is going to debate SPRINGER???

i'm missing my mopaul fix, 3 plus weeks no mo', just a couple key strokes

Micheal Eric Dyson on The Colbert Report Now! I hope he's seen the show!

MoDo:ALL Chimpy has ever been good at is being a RICH, LAZY-ASS PARTY BOY!

SIXTEEN--FIVE !! ......Here's the five !!

O'Reilly Sez Time to Cut and Run From Iraq

The whore Coulter is speaking less than 2 miles from my house tonight...

People who still watch CNN: When is wingnut Beck starting there? Have

Hmmmmm.....CBS correspondent John Roberts now on CNN?

Secret Service agents say Cheney was drunk when he shot lawyer

Watch Kermit making "Not easy being green", please keep kicked

Wonder why McCain is backing bush when he knows it's gonna

SO the WH is rolling out the "Out of the Loop" defense for Dubya

A Selection of FreeRepublic Posts re: Portgate.

Would you vote for a guy....

I still couldn't care less about these "reporters" standing up to *. They

Once again when you use fiction to educate

Country for Sale or Rent -- the new national anthem!

Just Figured it Out (you heard it here first)...

One Simple Point of Hypocrisy - Re: the UAE Port Deal...

75 Sunni mosques attacked today. SEVENTY-FIVE!

Diebold voting machines configured with wireless IR backdoor!

Port Wars: White House Snubbed Law-Skipped Mandatory 45-day Investigation

Black History Month Thread #6: "Did You Know?" (Movies)

The UAE sounds like a hotbed of terrorism and repression.

In memory of Sophie Sholl

Shameless Dick Resurfaces ---pix->>>

Interesting! Dobbs has become a POPULIST! What's Up..with him?

"This is the last straw" - I heard this from a GOPher today

And how was your NSA protest/vigil in your city/town/municipality tonight?

Bush's first veto will be...

Meat Producers Use Carbon Monoxide (to help it retain it's pink hue)

Face it. If Bushco goes down, it'll be for all the wrong reasons.

Why does the media support Republicans?

VIDEO- David Sirota on Countdown

This port deal has GOT to be a trick !

Why don't American Co's want to run our ports?

South Dakota Senate passes abortion ban

B*sh's UAE stance is warming up the American public to IMPEACH

STOP. Rewind. Go back to 9/11, re-examine. We have lost our way.

How would you rank (from Best to Worst) the past 12 presidents (FDR-ON)

New Taser Shotgun 'Will Truly Cause Incapacitation'

VIDEO- Bilkey of Dubai Ports World Caught on his Bullchit

FDA Doesn't Want You To Know About the Power of...CHERRIES!

So who is really running the country?

America For Sale: New Report Documents Cost of Republican Corruption

Black History Month Thread #7: "Did You Know?" (Hillary and Henry O.)

Does The UAE Port Deal Make LIHOP\MIHOP Even More Plausible ???

NSA scandal and Portgate - a perfect match (by Glenn Greenwald)

UAE trade policies do not allow foreign ownership.

"What this Man Says About the Middle East Will Scare You."

In bed with the enemy


"Aug. 2005 Briefing Warned ~ Cheney Determined To Shoot Old Man In Face"

To all Freeps who believed Bush really cared about "protecting us":

So, my retired schoolteacher mom, (who wrote "FU" on the Repub

Wanna Know How the Military Feels about the Port Deal?

Port Deal, let's hear from the experts, shall we?

Anyone need a Stepford Wife? Here's just the site for you

Donchya just hate it when

Can we organize a national strike if * starts war w/ Iran?

Lowes Hardware will not use Newark Port for shipping it's goods.

Need links re: how controlling Iraq oil benefits Bush Co and pals . . .

It's not MIHOP it's IHOP

Strange bedfellows - & (AOL/Yahoo email tax)


The Port thing is a classic totalitarian power shift...

I was reprimanded for saying "I hate Bush"

Look at what we are destroying

Bush to Kerry "I'll NEVER Hand Over America's Security to Foreign Leaders"

Paul Begala fundraising for Hillary.

Katrina: Coast Guard was great, DHS taking credit, baloney!

Coke or Pepsi?

Will Democrats stand up now that Bush is on the floor?

American Milosevic - Playing with Matches in a Sectarian Tinderbox

Folk Songs of the Far Right Wing

Latest guy saying "get the hell out of Iraq!"

OBL in US Army hospital Dubai, UAE ~two months prior to 9/11

What about them UAE "rape rooms?" Isn't that why we invaded Iraq?

What country is fine with you to run the USA ports?

Which DUer Created "Impeach Bush Boardgame"? *Pix* & order yours here:

The Power of Nightmares.

Time to Abandon the World to save The Earth

"Bush has a lot of credibility when he pleads ignorance."

It's been a very divisive five years

*** Wednesday TOONs: Port ***

Thomas Sowell: Wotta Guy!

You know what this actually tells us? (the ports thing)

Lou Dobbs Poll On Bush ------ Unbelievable

When have Americans ever stood up? (Post Revolution)

Want to help some soldiers serving in Iraq?

Randi has a freeper on the line...saying if we don't deal w/ UAE

Breaking: "Alito is, like, 10 - 20 minutes late every day!" says Roberts..

Friday Morning Headline: Dubai Company Withdraws from Purchasing Port

OK, I'm getting angry because when Muslims in the Middle East go on...

Bush is goin' down......for the GOP and the Neo Con hegemony!

VIDEO- Bush and his UAE Pals- (Dobbs)

Schieffer saying it plainly: Iraq has been plunged into civil war.

The Samarra shrine (Iraq) before and after

Depleted Uranium Scandal Explodes

Slavery of baby boys in the United Arab Emirates

Some of this administration (past&present) have committed treason

Are there any among us who raised repug kids?

Don't Give Up

Senator Byrd is on Al Franken right now!

Deja Vu All Over Again (the "stop Iran" bandwagon)

Base Calls for IMPEACHMENT

US Called Off Air Strike on Osama Because UAE Royals Were Visiting Him

Detention Centers? The US Ofc. of Personnel Mgmt is hiring!

War Corporatism: The New Fascism

Whoop! There It Is!!! Joementum's Got Chimpy's Back On the Port Deal!!!!!

Some cartoons from our friends in the United Arab Emirates

The Holy Shrine Askariyah in Samarra is Destroyed. Before and After Photo

Roe vs. Wade is Dying as we Speak

If Bush didn't know about Dubai deal, then why did he do this on 1/17/06?

Folks, its not about UAE, its about American Economy and Security

Just had an idea for a Mike Malloy appreciation thread

Senate Override, Mudderphucker!

Angry Letters to Bush from now-ex-Republicans. Vol II.

International Port Operations, a short primer

"Net Neutrality" and "Democratic Underground"

UAE and BCCI >>>

UK--BNP (far right party) to use Prophet cartoon in Campaign......

Even freepers better vote this PETITION up: No War With Iran

Bu$h Will Turn On His Own Followers

Neocon architect says: 'Pull it down'

"Slap this sucker right in the face"...

This little video says that 80%, (or most) of the voting machines in 06

Port security revolt: "I think the president has gone insane"

This might explain some of it

How neo-cons sabotaged Iran's help on Al-Qaida

I'm a coincidence theorist on these Constitution Vigils...

I say, let's give the port deal to ....

Why is Bush serving the Democrats the 2006 Election on a Silver Platter?

I'm dumb founded...

Orrin Hatch: "Nobody With Brains Denies Hussein Was Supporting al-Qaeda"

"They're going to get us all killed!"

Boy, this one sure knocked Cheney off the front pages in a hurry!

Dubai Executives staying at UAI embassy in DC--they are an arm

I hear the sound of the last,...

Osama is close buddies with the UAE royal family

Bush Threatens To Veto Legislation Blocking Transfer Of U.S. Ports

2008 election - this just occurred to me this morning.


US Outsources Homeland Security to North Korea(firm 'seems okay'-Chertoff)


constitution?? we don t need no stinkin' constitution!!

Is Dopey George finally acknowledging global warming...

Biden: "Sure, we have to link up with our Arab friends but ..."

Bush Didn't Know About Port Deal

What "changed" after 9/11?

How do you feel about the LaRouche cult?

some interesting things in the GAO report RE:CFIUS

A few more questions about the Ports sale??

Per CSPAN2, Snotty Scotty up at 12:30ET. nt

Jon Stewart Zings Scott McClellan

The time has come to impeach...Bush

The BBC's "before and after" photos of al-Askari shrine bombing

Let's sell our nuclear plants to UAE too - we can trust them!!! n/t

Conservatives back Faso for gov, split from GOP (NY Gov race)

Why Bush would back the port deal all the way to a veto.

the UAE is probably already at work at the two military ports in US

Cheney=George Costanza

Check out This letter to my blog from an NYC Cop

Gay Couples Adopting - The Wedge Issue Dujour

Ohio Democrats shying away from Ney race

Let's start a letter writing campaign against the pro-war ads in MN

How much did Blair make on the UAE/P&O deal

Somebody explains this to me. bush** needs to listen to my

DNC welcomed in several cities for convention. RNC...not so much

What`s the first step you`d take if you managed our party?

Question: Has Bush finally jumped the sheik? (re: UAE ports) Discuss? nt

Ole George Done Catapulted the Propaganda Pretty Good

Silly me, I forgot that the IRAQIS were the ones who flew the planes

Audit Says Ohio Owed $13.5M From GOP Donor (Noe)

USA For Sale - Vendor Highly MOTIVATED!

cheney drunk when he shot the man?

the next question: Did CHENEY know about port "transaction"?

News Conference Tomorrow AM

A couple of great pictures from WA Monday....Dean and McDermott.

9/25/04: Pickles decorates Lincoln Bedroom: "Gilded crowns, royal colors"

VOTING RECORDS: Show 'Condi 2008' is a No-Go!


This Port deal is simply brilliant!

Moderate/Progressive Muslims need to speak out now

Do we outsource more jobs than we insource?

As a resident of the gulf coast and with the hurricane season

To what extent is the Iraqi military infiltrated by insurgents?

So,we have 2 rampaging drunks running our Nation with the Mil. and

Port Deal Pits Bush Against Party, Puts Two Key Goals at Odds

The dirty little secret behind the UAE port security flap

I just talked to Senator Allen's office(s)

Mora Memo on Detainee Abuse - now posted online >>>

Democrats Shying Away From Ney

Dems should ask for a swap: UE for UAE

How long before we hear this : ?

Plese delete

Bush Unaware of Ports Deal Before Approval (clueless alright, and a liar)

During the 9/11 "investigation,...

VandeHei: Bush feels Repub feedback on Port Deal is a "personal affront"

JOSHUA FRANK: Cindy Sheehan’s Message to the Democrats

Anyone hear of any Rove comments and/or take on this whole port UAE thing?

Tamping down the bad news and scandals

Don't have a link yet, but heard Kerry endorsed Rodriguez over Cuellar and

Human Events: Bush Shoots Himself in Foot With Dubai

Tenet: CIA didn't hit bin Laden in Afghanistan..was with UAE royal family

Paul Hackett was just on Stephanie Miller.

Missed WH Press Brief Conference Today.. Where Do I Go To See It??


Say No to Nazis

Republicans Opposing Dubai Deal Opposed Efforts To Secure Ports

McClellan puts it ALL into perspective, MAGNIFICENTLY. Bravo, Scotty.

SurveyUSA's latest U.S. Senate Approval Ratings

Terror fears, stoked by Bush, now bite him

Documents support Cheney’s shooting account

Why is it necessary for democrats to shoot themselves in the foot with

100 Best Pitches for A Campaign Contribution

Does the left hand know what the right hand is doing? UAE/Ports

With respect to the Port Security sell-out

Tell us it ain't so....FBI

White House had secret agreement with UAE before port deal

Alterman on Huff Post re potential Gore comeback in 2008.

"Condi you know I don't care what the Senate or American Peasants

Medalist/Bush-lover Hedrick will enlist to fight in Iraq

Backtracking from "brainless" comment, Hatch inadvertently pans UAE deal

Why are people insisting that Barack Obama run for President?

Did Any Of U Chicagoan DU'ers Attend St Xavier's Cindy Sheehan event

If Bush didn't know about Dubai deal, then why did he do this on 1/17/06?

So it's looking like the WH is actually in cahoots with some

To those who believe UAE is in league with bin Laden

Uh oh....Bush`s Fabulous President costume just got ripped off.

Did GOP Congress sink the shiv in Bush this week?

How ironic that Bush spent the last 4 years playing up the xenophobia

The Most Smug/Evil/Bitter Bush Photo I Have Ever Seen

Let's Sell Our Airports to Saudi Arabia!!!

Trouble in Paradise: Freeps call W.H. "liars" and "pathetic" (Port-Gate)

Civil Liberties Shrinking Faster than the Greenland Icecap PFAW Update

2 phony cowboys star in:

Report probes US custody deaths

Add Delay to GOP naysayers, Reminds me of Nixon going down...

NYT: News Analysis: Big Problem, Dubai Deal or Not

Foreign control of American ports is a big deal in the details (NYT)

Dubai company set to run U.S. ports has ties to administration

Maybe Impeachment is really possable at this point!

The Top Ten TV News Stories of the Week - Wednesday's cartoon

Two Massachusetts US House member sign onto Impeachment Inquiry

Excellent statement from Dean about candidates you don't like.

Downing Street Minutes I and II and Australia Abu Grab pictures

Author Radio Interview- Impostor:How George W. Bush Bankrupted America...

How are Dems racist when

Flashback to the 2004 Election Cycle on Port Security: Kerry Was Right

Port security: Strickly business or a bribe?

Ever think about life AFTER Bush is impeached?

Folks, I listened to Rush a little bit today, as I am often forced to

Does it bother anyone else that the IAVA PAC supports a Republican?

Dubai Port Takeover Deal: Bush’s Donnybrook

"We will make no distinction between the terrorists ..."

UTAH Rep- very unprofessional!

Hannity Lies And Lies To Defend GOP's "Paucity Of Blacks"

Shouldn't we be discussing NATIONALIZING US Port operations?

Duckworth endorsement draws flame war, Cegelis endorsement respected. . .

By law Dubya had to know about the port deal, Exon-Florio statute says so

In 2000, could you have imagined an America so captured by evil?

Kerry Calls on Secretary Snow for Full Disclosure in Dubai Ports Deal

Bush is done... Any guess on the new approval ratings...

Oversight? WHAT oversight? Obscure intelligence? Ha!

Poll: 58% Dem's say they should "accept their lower position in Congress"

The media

What should Oprah do to make DUers happy?

Taking Bush "down" is not our important issue. Taking Republicans down

DFA endorses Christine Cegelis.

This is HUGH People!!

The Kill Your Own Base Strategy

Is the Port Reaction really displaced frustration by CONNEDservatives?

The Pombo Mambo: Dancing Around Congress’ Ethics Rules

EMILY's List Announces Endorsement of Tammy Duckworth