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Archives: February 26, 2006


Christian Allegiance and the Future of America

The Second Founding of Bolivia

Hackett's exit wasn't all others' fault

An Odd Map, A Big Flap:Texas redistricting comes before the Supreme Court

"David Horowitz's Odd Gripe" (funny & sad; Horowitz is such a whore.)

Did anyone else read story about Bill Clinton Supporting PORTS deal?

WP: An End to the Soft Sell By the British in Basra(avg 1 per day)

Ports issue is one of many we face (Bryan-College Station Eagle)

The sheik behind the port deal (its about the global economy stupid)

Shiite Militias Roam Free Despite Curfew, Occupy Sunni Mosques

The Boston Globe: When teen sex education goes too far

Women, Islam, and the New Iraq

"Dueling officials slowed storm response" ( White House' "report" )

Booming India finds that America wants to be its new best friend

Bush appeal wanes for some Republican faithful

Fears over a 'new Saddam' as Iraq battles to avert civil war

Could someone help me find a Wall Street Journal article?

Port Deal Threatens Bush's Standing in GOP

At MARC, A Snapshot of Post-9/11 Success

Analysts See Lebanon-ization of Iraq in Crystal Ball

What Civil War Could Look Like

Autistic basketball player creates mayhem at game

FBI Commits Domestic Terrorism on Independence Movement in Puerto Rico


Another White House Briefing, Another Day of Mutual Mistrust

Muslim World Is In Crisis But We've Had a Hand in It

You won't see this story in the media in this country

Pit Boss:Blair's Dark Kingdom- Chris Floyd

RW whacko LTE on Gitmo

Perception is Reality

Sarah Vowell: When Bush Falls in Love

Pat Robertson & Wolf Blitzer

Michael Kinsley: The Republican War on Grandparents

Thus I Refute Chyng Sun: Feminists for Porn by Nina Hartley

Danish Cartoons: Racism Has No Place on the Left

Tax Cuts Make Money - A Response

Factory farms blamed for spread of bird flu

Congressional Action Could Kill Planned Wind Farm, Backers Say

The Inferno: A ghostly Mardi Gras

Acid seas kill off coral reefs

My town is looking to build a wind turbine

Ban on salmon fishing considered along Oregon, California coast

Book plug: Marc Reisner's "Cadillac Desert" (book & PBS? docufilm)

Professor claim solar panel breakthrough.

Saving dwindling species: States should play a greater role in protection

Congressional showdown looms this week on Cape wind farm

Farmington (ME) farmer sells his BTUs by the bushel (corn fuel)

Eastman Chemicals coal gasification plant in Tenn. on line since 1983.

Nuclear sleight of hand

Wood burning said to be worse than anyone thought.

'I don't consider them monsters' (Avnery)

Palestinian leader issues warning

Mofaz: Don't believe Hamas

NYT: Israeli Minister Says Palestinian Leader (Abbas) Is Irrelevant

Sharon turns 78, still comatose

Olmert: No separation between Abbas, Hamas

Hamas: Haniyeh did not say he wants peace

Fearing arrest, IDF officer cancels studies in U.K.

Eyewitness to the controlled demolition of the Towers

Garofolo: '9/11 was an inside job'

Eyewitness to the controlled demolition of the Towers on 9/11

to all MIHOPers

What happened to all of the gold stored in the WTC?

Boring Post: TGDC Plenary Meeting - 3/29/06 - Send Comments

EAC issues FY 2005 Annual Report

Must see videos from the Black State of the Union Address yesterday

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Sunday, Feb. 26

so, i am going to be a poll watcher

cross-post: two new Supreme Court cases will affect future elections:

Surveillance/data-mining and Election Fraud. Is there a connexion?

Punch Cards: Why they were Bad

To Ignore Is To Participate - Notes from the Hawaiian Trenches

Went to Dubuque...saw 3 Whalen signs on HWY 20

Klobuchar phone bank address???

stupid browser tricks: using "folders" as links

AntiVir upgrade/registry cleaner

Problem with CD Drive on my laptop

Report. Democratic Rally in Houston

Anyone know how to contact Hank Gilbert for Texas Agriculture Commissioner

K-K-Krazy Republican candidates for Texas Governor

Someone put together a debate between Murff and Henley

Lieutenant gov. & Ag. races

desperately seeking machaca....

what was I thinking? what should I do with evaporated milk? for some

The Olympic hand-off - fuck, I'm embarrassed

Any tax experts/accountants around?

Any Newfies out there?

Reuters: Republican leaders seek port compromise

(Katherine) Harris (R-FL), (Virgil)Goode (R-V) surface in Cunningham case

An Odd Map, A Big Flap:Texas redistricting comes before the Supreme Court

Darren McGavin, Father in "Christmas Story" Dies at 83

Lebanon admits it approved weapons transfer to Hezbollah

Mexico's Former Ruling Party Stumbles on the Road Back to Power

Democrats Look for Historic Shift in Governors' Races

Massive rise in child porn sites

Officer calls for Philippines protests

Blast heard near Shi'ite shrine in Iraq's Basra

N.J. lawmakers tackle ports issues

Don Knotts Dies at 81

Political gifts by churches break IRS rules

Renewed violence rocks Iraq amid calls for calm

Switzerland reports first bird flu

NYT Dubai Expected to Ask for Review of Port Deal (JR= face-saving)

High Security Prison in Afghanistan taken over by inmates:

Iraq leaders unite to avert civil war

Bomb Explosions Kill Two GIs, 3 Iraqis (AP edited & updated)

Israel welcomes Hamas leader's move on recognition

Death squad victims piled by the hundred in Baghdad

Homeland Security balked at ports deal

Justice Dept. Rejects Google's Concerns (AP)

Specter Proposes NSA Surveillance Rules

In the Battle for Baghdad, U.S. Turns War on Insurgents

Smart Cameras, Guards to Protect WTC Site (AP)

Some Republicans question faith in Bush

Gunmen fire on teenage soccer game in Iraq, 2 dead

Bush appeal wanes for some Republican faithful

Marine standoff at Fort Bonifacio over (Philippines)

Officer calls for support to sacked Filipino Marine

British troops sent to stop al-Qaeda's drug funds

A Magic Way To Make Billions (*Co Budget Boondoggle)

Inmates riot in Afghanistan prison

More and more Americans are turning to soup kitchens

Iraq Attacks Kill 27, Including 2 U.S. GIs

Bashir threatens foreign forces

Top Shia cleric calls on tribes to protect shrines (al-Sistani Militia)

High Court bid to block P&O deal (US company will try to block)

Poll win puts Ugandan president Museveni alongside despots

Spain defends former PM against meddling charges by Mexico

Paper: Three Escapees Surrender in Yemen

Inmates take over Afghan jail

Firms working for disaster communications

U.S. to release Guantanamo names

Anger over governor's no-show at funeral

Journalists Vow to Fight 1017--Philippines

WP: Russian Relations Under Scrutiny

WP:Curfew Takes Its Toll On Iraqis-Food Runs Short; Hosp. Lacking supplies

Proposed National Guard cuts raise governors' ire

Political system faces 'meltdown'

Iran allows inspectors, pushes ahead

NYTimes: German Intelligence Gave U.S. Iraqi Defense Plan, Report Says

Bush Plans to Urge Settlement Over Kashmir

Post-Katrina rebuilders trust levees

Marines' rebellion loosens Arroyo's grip on power

(Iraqi) Minister tells media to fall in line

World Court Asked to Rule on Genocide

Prelates warn of martial law, urge end to emergency (Philippines)

Puerto Ricans Protest Against FBI

Wal-Mart Urges Governors on Health Care

Blueprint to Give Power to the People--UK (revive "dying democracy")

Harris received illegal funding in earlier case

Revolt in Bangkok, thousands demand PM resignation

Pope condemns violence in Iraq

FBI: Substance in Texas Dorm Not Ricin (gee who could have guess this

Most get news from broadcasters

US accepts 45-day review of Dubai ports deal

WP: Two-Thirds of Katrina Donations Exhausted

WP: Red Cross Spent $500,000 in 3 Years To Raise Its Profile

In a badgered state: Israel grapples with own model of Wisconsin Works

U.S. demands Israel reorganize defense export

Tehran's British Embassy firebombed

Supreme Court Justice Champions Hunting (Scalia: Hunted w/Dick & Lived)

US leader crashed by trying to 'pedal, wave and speak at same time'

U.S. quietly expands Afghan prison

Minutemen Take Campaign to Maryland

Falkland fear as Argentina steps up show of strength

Iran says has basic atomic agreement with Russia

"Ex-Gays" Promote The Straight Life

Tens of thousands expected in Paris march protesting Halimi murder

Octavia Butler, prominent science fiction author, dies at 58

EPA OK'd plan to dump nerve agent into Delaware

Surprise! Bankruptcy filers really are broke

Irish flu - anyone else ever had it?


Did you ever know that you're my hero?


OK, so if a "dupe" is when you mistakenly post twice...

Don't you hate burning your tongue?

I had CPR training today. Ask me anything!

Knock Knock

I have to go walk to the store

Looking for a smiley face

Anybody else having troubles posting from Firefox

My shed is snaking.

I know you are but what am I?

which is best: orkut, myspace, hi5, friendster or another similar website?

It's not where you were...

I droppedmy keyboardandbrokemy spacebar!

Don Knotts aka Barney Fife dead

Abe Vigoda is NOT dead

Is XemaSab's thread a fine example of Engrish?

When you have a skeleton and too much time on your hands

Is ZombieNixon's thread a fine example of sheer cruelty?

I've never seen a teevee station do this

I passed 11,000!

'Top Gun' is on

What a weiner!

Goodnight, my darlin' lounge loves!

who is still awake?

They Call Me Bruce...

Who on DU has read "Ultimate Sacrifice" by Thom Hartmann

There's not much time....

so yesterday i got a pair of new 'Transition Lens' eyeglasses

What the fuck is this thing?

WELL, Nobody else made coffee so y'all have to drink mine....

The Greatest Hot Dog Stand in the World

Jay Leno's Quote

Happy Birthday, Man In Black: JOHNNY CASH, born Feb 26, 1932

My sweetie just bought me a new star! She's the best!

For DU'ers Better than Viagra.

Wish me luck... I plan on walking into a total shitstorm..

I dreamed of Joan Alpern last night

What's the time?

Why do employers F* up procedures and then push blame onto the employees?

Fargo is better than the city you live in.

Amazing sand (Pls move to Lounge)

A heartwarming story from ginbarn

Bode Miller let us down at Torino. How should he be punished?

Grateful and angry

PLAYING NOW: My Morning Jacket -

Complete this: "Bode Miller! You won zip! What are you going to do next?..

Do you think we'll reach 86,000 members today??

Question About Damaged Paper Money?

So at target last night...

Quail huntin' made easy. Funny....

Greatest Katherine Hepburn Role:

Off to the Grocery store

Well anyway, Scalia probably won't go hunting with Cheney again...

God, I hate Nickelback so much.

Ouch! I just received my erection enhancements

Normally I hate the term, "SA-WEET!" But this is!

"Well, that's one way of solving your energy crisis"

I need advice on which pc speakers to buy .

Just lovely. Malware goes commercial.

What a bummer, the Olimpics are over..........

I'm extremely neutral about Nickelback!

Paula Deen's cooking with Velveeta!!

Brazil Art Heist Is Cloaked by Carnival

Well I was up half the night working. Then I worked most of today. But

Greatest Sports Conferences or Divisions:

I feel bad for dead bearded guys who aren't Jesus

BBC America is having an Absolutely Fabulous afternoon

TV Land sets Don Knotts (Barney) tribute for Tuesday

OMIGOD! What a moment to discover that I have just

Man yells at cats ***WARNING: Strong language***

If I were president...

"How do I get to"

Oh god! Oh dear god, no... huh,huh,huh ...god no! Nooooooo!!!

Oh writing Gods...give me inspiration to finish my paper

Attn DU'ers who are into online gaming.

Hey Canadians, what's the weather like where you are now?

Art /not Art - You decide

Something for animal lovers

I can't believe NBC isn't broadcasting the Closing Ceremonies live

Are the BAFTA (Brit Oscars) anything? So far CLOONEY & KEENER

My latest art acquisition.

Dear Grammar Police. I Hate to do This.

It's Sunday afternoon, that means cheeseball movie time!

Proof positive that the younger generation is truly fucked up:

Attention people who I hate!

So, John Rocker has a profile...

Have you stock up on Paczkis yet?

Jesus shows up on a hunk of sheet metal and heads straight for Ebay (pics)

Halle Berry or Tyra Banks?

Johnny Cash Would Have Been 74 Today

In 'The Remains of the Day': Ivory stereotyping Norwegians?

After five years as a DUer , I just put my first person on ignore

If I were in charge of CTU...

Even in Japan, people have WAYYY too much time on their hands...

Browned Beans

I just need a few hugs. I have been out of town and away from my computer

The Aristocrats (2005)

I just got text messaged a chain letter.

Have you ever been on a thread killer streak?

So, at this party in Kitts last night

When you take polls, do you:


We're at 86,000 members!!!

If you multi-task while on D.U., what else are you usually doing?

Are recreational drugs needed to enjoy Bjork???


Major US cities without a pro-sports team that could support one?

Substitute the lounge for something amusing

Oh, joy - I've got vinyl siding.

OMG....Repub Chain Letter "Something nice will happen to you at 9:11"

He looks fucking constipated, he does:

Are there any other Project Runway Fanatics in the house ?

In this post I will be like Yoda talking.


computer HELP needed please! sound card/modem issue

For the remainder of the day, I will type ssing the "fsck" style

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 2/26/06)

ZombieNixon has started a lounge movement...

Jon Stewart & Clooney share a bed

Where's the shøw where Mønicå Bellucci ånd Scårlet Jøhånsen shåre å bed?

Go ahead and hate your neighbor, go ahead and cheat a friend

The New World Order was definitely behind 9/11

Kate Moss salary doubles since cocaine "scandal" to £9.4m/yr ($16.3 m)

tax question

Okay, who wants to predict my future?

Vince Young might be really stupid

White House Had Prior Knowledge Of Cheney Threat

Post here for your special

Please stop wanting to pull my finger!

Which song sounds more appealing?

My snake is shedding

O rosa bella

NBC - Closing Ceremonies - Vernon Baker (East coasters?)

OMG, Lady and the Tramp is coming out on "Disney DVD"!

Any DU metalheads? Question about new In Flames CD "Come Clarity"

Orfay hetay remainderray foay hetay ayday Iay illway ypetay niay Igpay....

I'm in trouble.

Transamerica...has anybody else seen it?

George Michael arrested for drugs in London

Googlism: What does Google think of you?

Jon Stewart & Clooney share a bed

Best curmudgeon utterance:


I spanked Salman tonight. And I'll do it again.

'American' Dad thread (new episode)

New World Order

My broccoli is shredding


Attention film noir freaks!! T-Men is on at 9:45 EST on TCM!

Do you know any "Stinky" people? Not homeless folks that dont have access

Have you heard of "Blake's 7"?

I håve been depressing før 4 dåys nøw.

Take me drunk, I'm home again

Besides Amazon where can I buy books online?

So Nini has the shredder going...

Underappreciated 90's bands- post them here.

Don't Lie To Me, Now...

Bing bong dingleberry poo

If I Were President...

How should we celebrate our 25th Anniversary?

Bjork has had two new CDs since Medulla?

Fuck it - I'm lighting up my pipe. De la Concha Longfellow blend

Newest musical discovery for the new year?

Post HERE and NOW! Any breast-heaving prose from your spam!

Don't ask how googling "angled sideburns" led to this (warning, graphic):

I wønder høw øften this håppens:

What's your favorite number?

I planked salmon tonight. And I'll do it again.

Con man sells holy hardware on Ebay.

I'm a geek... I'm in love with "Order of the Stick"

Bjork has 2 CDs that rock harder than Metallica

Ain't it the Truth. Sometimes the obvious is invisible to us.

Plate of shrimp

Overappreciated 90's bands- post them here.

*Poke* *Poke* *Nudge* Hey you!

Oh for piss' sake. Now they've remade The Hills Have Eyes.

Wonder Twin Powers ACTIVATE!

My brain hurts

New picture, new picture of me!

Substitute a word in a movie title with Pull My Finger"

Bush is toast!

any legit at home businesses? Need to make 6 grand and can't give up job

matcom, I have to say, I have been admiring you for a Millenia!

I used my new camera to do a good thing today

What is wrong with Ike Turner?

Olympic Closing Ceremonies & We Get Brokaw With WWII Bullshit

Anyone own a Nikon D200?

Interesting Facts:

Here it is!!!! I know you've been waiting: Black History Month Thread #10

What does your chest look like?

What's the best place to buy a used Mac laptop on the net?

Who's drinkin' what tonight?

Is America doomed to oscillate between the two extremes

LOL - TWO people who don't donate just called me a freeper.

Western DUers!

Dead Malls

Stacy Kiebler Should Have Won Dancing With The Stars!

Olympic Closing Ceremony Rant **Spoilers**

Blazing Saddles (1974)

what do your closets look like?

Senseless POLL #82: James Spader '86 v. James Spader '06

My doctor said my inability to concentrate is because of anxiety...

Tonight we should all be listening to Rush

I have'nt had a depressing thought in about 4 days now .

Jesus Shows His Face On Sheet Metal! Man Auctioning Jesus On eBay

Apolo Anton Ohno

Truth or Dare!

"Honey, put your eatin' teeth in, I'm bringin home some chicken"

Today's Revolutionary_Acts04 birthday!!!


Look alive, Jane Austen fans!

I talked to our beloved KitchenWitch today....and here's the scoop...

Tonight we should all be listening to Rush

A DIFFERENT Repug Chain Letter I Got Today (another 9:11 POS)

Mystery solved: The REAL face on that eBay sheet metal revealed!

Owl picture thread? In addition to cats, I like owls. I will start:

I just got back from the GA DU meet up in East Atlanta at the Graveyard

"sweet home alabama"

Best National Anthem Melody?

Whåt långuåge shøuld I pøst in tømørrøw?

All this time I thought I could feel good about myself... turns out,

Ever have a totally insane/surreal encounter with a stranger that


When you die, do you want to be buried, cremated, mausoleumed...

Før the remåinder øf the dåy, I will be typing in Nørwegiån.

\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ Hooray for JULSY! 17,000 posts! / / / / / / / / /

Which famous person`s death affected you ?

Pollyannas unite!

2008 Nørwegiån Presidentiål pøll

Have you ever wondered how we got milk?

Post A Photo Of Any Celebrity Who You Think Looks GREAT For Their Age.

Cat nesting behavior

Oh, joy - I've got shingles.

I am now taking applications for online girlfriend!

Laptop computer question

What's The First Digit Of Your Home ZIP-CODE?

Okay. Word association thread time.

From the people that brought you the Church Sign Generator

What's the best soundtrack ever?

"Do you want to see my dick?"

Send good vibes to DU's own buddhamama please!!!

Ouch! I just received my escrow analysis

*Warning* Product Packaging Complaint Thread! Add your gripe here:

This Dick Cheney quail hunting video game is NOT funny

Have you ever been in a fight? The kind with fists hitting faces?

*Haven't Seen One of These In a Time--Post a Screenshot of Your Desktop!*

Free association thread - movie titles ONLY

It's Sven and Ole time!!! It's Sven and Ole time!!!

Pics from last night's DU Gathering

I'm on my way to CA!

Would you ever NOT buy a house because of cats?

Is America doomed to oscillate between the two extremes

Wow! I take a break, and two of the 5 threads I posted in today are

Octavia Butler has died at 58

George W. Bush: Great President or The Greatest President?

A Gospel Of Intolerance

Reshaping Bedside Manner in a Diverse World

What is this tool?

Anti-gay billboard changed and made fabulous

Leko leads 23rd Ciudad de Linares Tournament at half way point

Props for Anton Apollo Ohno

Female Player of the Year

Latest on Vivi, the missing whippet at JFK

Golden Retrievers and Cats - Can the co-exist?

I let my kitty sleep with me last night

Update on my kitties...

I want to post this message to GD but don't think I'll get a good reaction

Can you live a life without suffering?

A very frightening cartoon film strip: become a Republican.

Let's get real

Did Kerry really endorse Pearlmutter? Please...

This just popped up,

OT: I am finding these pro-UAE port deal posts in GD:P real interesting

Boston people need some help...

Extremely interesting read! Recommended...

To Be Respected in the World

Nuclear Iran SFRC Hearing 3/2

Kerry as a representative of the religious left?

Iraq: What will happen? (Iraqi bloggers continue the conversation)

Mitt "The SHIT" Romney running for president in 2008?



This is the first time I am irritated by my low poll numbers

My "Not quite good enough for the Macro Contest" Photo.

The Lionel Express

Olbermann Signs Up For O'Reilly Quest

So what do you do on weekends when Keith isn't on?

Don Knotts, TV's Lovable Nerd, Dies at 81

Darren McGavin dead at 83

Darren MCGavin Dead at 83

Don Knotts' death is going to have a bigger impact than expected.

Singer Sheryl Crow hit by breast cancer

Schedule of ships in Dubai's gigantic Jebel Ali Port

"Iraq's death squads: On the brink of civil war"

Bush says U.S. too reliant on Bode Miller for its disappointment needs

Time cover story: One Thousand and Sixty-Five Days To Go


Bolton Blasts U.N. 'Sex and Corruption'

Nate Clay: LIVE streaming liberal radio -- What happened to his "Listen ..

Fla. NAACP Leaders Call For Arrests Of Juvenile Boot Camp Guards

Peace is not Something to be Sought -- it's Something to be Made!...

An Old Song Is New Again

why do we never hear about the Saddam 'trial' from the MSM anymore?

Frist optimistic about ports deal

I'm Mad As Hell and I'm Not Going To Take It Anymore!

Amazing sand (Pls move to Lounge)


AFA going after a Chimp supporter.

On C-SPAN2 NOW (EST) - Paul Wellstone's legacy... n/t

Kimmitz's "Long War"--Who's ideology is it?

Dobbs Poll: Limit Ownership & Operation of US Strategic Infrastructure?

Do you believe you are smarter than the media?

Taking Spying to Higher Level, Agencies Look for More Ways to Mine Data

March Planned in D.C. for Eve of Katrina Evictions

Encarta's word of the day


Dubai Ports Ready to Wait for Security Review

Protesters demands ROTC ends recruiting at UIC

Mike Huckabee Is A LYING POS

What would you do if you were president? - A Game

Frist flip-flops; his "comfort level is good" & now supports UAE port deal

Arroyo "mops up" coup plotters and nuns clutching rosary beads

Did anyone else read story about Bill Clinton Supporting PORTS deal?

Remember when the US appointed government tried changing Iraq's flag?

Tony the Idiot on CNN

The "failed insurgency" - 2 more dead GI's in Iraq today.

The stress of marriage shortens your life by a year (if you're the wife)

The Ballad of Barney Fife

My uncle is ready to impeach * and Cheney both.

Again please du this poll on abortion

Ha Ha Ha America - a Short film from Sundance

Why a New Madrid Earthquake Would be So Bad

MTP--is it only going to be Republicans once again?

Newest right wing talking point - Hysteria

The Ultimate Fox News Screencap

Frist says he's OK with ports deal(spineless moron)

Bloggers at the Gate - Some good thoughts & ideas from The Grassroots

Dem Imperative: Bush's "Unitary Executive" Notion Must be Obliterated

Dems looking great to take governor majority....Huge one guess where ?

I see why many want Gov. Schweitzer D-MT to run for Pres. in 08!

Bush supports Socialism

Why's a Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel on the "No-Fly" List?

TODAY'S NEWS SHOWSGuest lineup for today's TV news shows - Let Them Know What You Think About The Port "Deal"

New US Health plan: Win an appearance on "Miracle Worker"

GOP compromising our SECURITY. HAMMER IT HOME.

Is "Six killed and 38 wounded in Baghdad" worth posting in LBN?

"People, we gotta stop..."

Warner: 'We must support the troops by outsourcing ports to DP World'

Get a load of this paragraph about free trade and fair rules:

What's up with the families of 9/11 victims? Is the MSM shutting them out

Abstinence only training, S.Dakota required reading....

Bush regime begins to demonize Russia to throw them off of helping Iran

What Does This Mean...Russia/Iran Nucular Enrichment

We Could Take Over Government Monday Morning If We Wanted To

Dubya: "I'm a cricket match person"

Katrina Reports at 20 paces... new toon Sunday 2/26/06

Great Synopsis of issues: Wealthy Arab nation a conundrum for Bush

GREAT Thomas Wilner article on U.S. gulag on Cuban soil, GUANTANAMO!

Hadley on Late Edition--* admin. not against review of ports deal

Who's Number Is Up Next? They Just Called Number 2,290

Afghanistan prison riot spreads

Osama bin Laden and Mullah Mohammad Omar will likely die from...

Rice assures U.A.E. on ports deal

C-Span NOW : hearing on port deal - senators debating

Will Bush need to convince Blair to pull plug on Ports Deal by not

CNN: Ricin A False Alarm?

CNN: No Iraqi battalion capable of fighting without U.S. support

Authorities: Powder in dorm likely not ricin......nevermind.

A Democrat managed to balance the budget and begin paying down debt

Need full text of Smedley Butler's speech he gave 1933 to VFW for daughter

Freeper Fight !! Neo Nazi vs Skinheads

VIDEO- Leno on Bush and the Ports, as shown on This Week

VIDEO- George Will on Iraq Civil War and Lack of Government

Ex-Envoy: Iraq Near Low-Level Civil War(London)

VIDEO- Dubai Ports- I Didn't Know Nuttin-from This Week

What cute little names do Freepers, Republikans

Are the damn Olympics over today?

Kristol:We Have Not Had A Serious Three-Year Effort To Fight...

dupe - self delete

RE: Dubai Port World, 'State Owned Corporations' and the GOP

Freaking Ronnie Reagan Sliver "Proof" on sale

Mamie Van Doren blog

I look forward to Jon at the Oscars!

The image of 'people that look like terrorists' controlling our ports...

Jon Stewart:""I'm Hoping That The VP Shoots Someone, Around March 3 or 4"

OK, OK, OK! First the 45 day whitewash, then Dubai takes over

Iran slams US for creating terror groups

VIDEO- E J Dionne on Bushco Reaping What They Sow

A homeless man was lying on the ground, at a busy intersection.

Oh, what a tangled web we weave...

VIDEO- Jon Stewart on how Bush found out about the Ports Deal

Details of Bush '05 Bike Accident released -"Hit by moving/falling object"

Peak oil is a hoax? Discuss.

George Will: “This Is A Civil War”

todays weirdness

Innovation and Opportunity Built America. The Reach for Empire will kill..

DU Must see movie: "Orwell Rolls In His Grave"

Jaw-Dropping Pentagon/Repuke LIES, exposed. Our boys are dyin' for this?

Americans don't like "brown people" spin from Zakaria & Friedman/Pundits

Attention FOXNEWS....Pregnant woman missing since Saturday

Must see videos from the Black State of the Union Address yesterday

Lorraine Day M.D. on Bird Flu Hoax - Mindblowing/Shocking!

Is Bushco Setting Up a Nuclear 9/11??

Hey! In case you missed it...

Christian falangists

"Submission" by Theo Van Gogh

Who saw the Russert-Warner interview this morning? RE: UAE.

You know what annoys me about the McLaughlin Group?

VIDEO- George Will- Republicans are having a Schiavo moment of hysteria

The odd beauty of forcing the UAE port deal down out throats...

How an obscure maritime takeover turned into political shipwreck-Newsweek

P&O's 21 US Ports, interactive map.

Am I missing something.........Internet access

"We've got enough oil out there to turn the planet into

VIDEO- Letterman- George Bush "Strategic Thinker"

As torture in Iraq was being exposed, Rumsfeld grovelled before Saddam

CNN reporting stories about itself... again.

Excellent radio program now

Jack Cafferty - In the Money - CNN - now

Beware the "Phone Test" (please delete if dupe)....

TOON: Cheney's interview with Fox

Right wing coffee house


Updated Church sign seen in Houston Antique Store

DUPE !!! - Supreme Court to Vote on Election-Law Cases - LA Times

Interesting Libby\Plame Tidbit Here: (Anybody Know What It Means?)

Moqtada al-Sadr's Mehdi Army Now Has Uniforms!

Infobesity - producing far more information than we can absorb.

Bush 'tort reform': Texas patients can't find lawyer to take their case


"Big Mother" knows what you had for lunch

Who Lost America? (gallup poll)

Martin's way....

Mouth-droppings from Tweety at a recent live event

Santorum charity fell short of giving goal (60% spent on "overhead")

What's your prediction re: the Port controversy outcome??

Tim Russert and NSA data collection discussion video. Must view this!

What does Sibel Edmonds and Scooter Libby have in common???

So, I was in Las Vegas for my husband's birthday the other day....

Taiwan president cites "Brokeback" in speech

Massive rise in child porn sites

RIP Darren McGavin - 83

I won't believe that we have "lost" the port issue until

A letter to the future...

No Surrender, No Retreat.

Neo Nazi Parade in Orlando outcome

CNN: Home sales slowing but "biggest & most luxurious leading the charge"

The Confederate States of America (film)

A strategy for October

What did Bush say after 9/11 re: countries that support terrorism?

Port Security Puts CNN's Dobbs on Attack

Space Based Lasers Replaced With Smoke And Mirrors

Speakers call for roadless area protections

Gov Brian Schweitzer (Montana) to be on 60 Minutes tonight

Lyrics to "Integral" by Pet Shop Boys--Anti-ID card song

'christian' Right group suspected to be behind the 2001 Anthrax Attacks

Jon Stewart & Clooney share a bed

XPost: Please, if you don't visit LBN, READ THIS:

Gen. Wesley Clarke links tied to data mining company

N Carolina GOP requesting church records -- they're at it again

No-Name Presidential '08 Poll: Choose Your Deciding Issue:

Dubai Ports row breeds bad feeling among Arab businesses

Ya wanna see something funny? Malkin is bombing in front of her AlmaMater

Let the astroturf begin on the UAE port deal.

VIDEO- Bush's Hypocrisy on the Ports and Terrorism

AUDIO/MP3- Kerry on Port Security from Presid. Debates


Frist changes position, says he now supports port security plan

Could the Bush admin be getting a new Hussein?

Mortars Slam Into Baghdad Neighborhoods

The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived 'Peak Oil'

Student finds less bacteria in toilet water than fast food restaurant ice.

Time magazine Archive..1923-present.. ...enjoy

Strange political fault lines in the UAE port controversy

Do you believe journalists are human beings?

How about that Dem governor that was just on Washington Journal?

Let America Be America Again

When Bush ignores congress and rubber stamps the port deal.

"What happened to my politcal capital?".....*pic

DLC announces breakthrough: Accommodation with Bushites.

"The Dubai government has nothing to do with us"

Anyone know what happened at the Springer/Hannity "debate"

"Detainee" prison in Afghanistan is worse than Guantanamo.

A "protestor?" just ran up to the mike at the closing ceremonies & shouted

As the UAE port deal goes through, this seems like an appropriate quote

US taxpayers to rebuild Golden Mosque in Iraq

The Global Class War, C-SPAN2, 5pm EST

Personal Story from Salon: "My Experience With Mideast Civil War"

Stop the port deal web site

Buzflash Editorial: "...No Choice "C" in the Battle to Restore Democracy"

Bush* has to personally approve or disapprove UAE takeover.

US Leader crashed trying to pedal,wave, and speak

"Dubya of Arabia" -- A grand unifying force

Let's play a game. Does anybody have photos of Nick Tortelli from

All Things Reconsidered By Bruce Burch At 10pm EST....

Olympic flag passed onto Vancouver mayor for


Red State meet Police State

If a US worker is hired by DPW, could bush* use the patriot act to

When The President Smokes Crack...

LMFAO! Google "asshole" and click "I'm feeling lucky".

Russert just let Sen. Warner lie lie lie like a dog, RE: Iraqi Army!

Looking For a Job? (Outsourcing the President)

Anyone heard of big-pharma group called "Powered by People"?

Anyone else catch Brian Schweitzer on 60 Minutes


Nina Simone night on Steve Earle (AAR) now

The Road To Partition

Has anyone read "Taking back America"

Today Is Johnny Cash's Birthday, - How 'bout A Cash Appreciation Thread?

60 Minutes doing ports segment...on now (7pm west coast - CBS)...

If I may -- I've just got to brag about my evening with greatness

Iraq Civil War: "I hope they kill each other." No Exit.

I have a slightly wicked idea and this is one all here can join on...

It's NOT About Anti-Arab. It's About PRINCIPLE and SECURITY.

oh no! bush is at it again! he`s trying to make peace

One big difference between shrubco's America and early WWII Germany:

We lost a marine and his funeral was today.

Ports deal and Free Trade

Missed Meet the Press today....Please give me a synopsis.

Thread #2: 2006 will not be our salvation-they CONTROL the voting machines

Political system faces 'meltdown'

George W. Bush in two words:

Dean and Cegelis on Air America Radio Tonight...

Govt going to start requiring passports even for cruises

Sarah at CorrenteWire Blog BRILLIANTLY debunks George W. Bush's "ranch"

German Gov Quietly Aided US-Providing Saddam Battle Plan, Pre-Invasion

"Hunting Crashers"...I'm sure this has been posted...

The October, '06 Surprise

Saudi Arabia Wins WTC Contract!

snicker snicker: "michelle malkin:unhinged" thus read my tv guide

No wonder we are in the mess we are in today, if true

This picture should make the troops feel good

Ann Coulter splits IU's crowd: 'Ms. Right' draws supporters, protesters

okay a question. ARe there any honest repukes left?

Cheney and friends shoot 417 pheasants on "canned hunt"

How's the housing bubble doing in your area?

Man, what a week. George Will says "this" is a civil

Why no more talks of how "dangerous" Iran is? Wilkerson, Colonel of Truth

World's smallest and thinnest RFID chip...have a look

Monday's Riverbend

Is this for real?

Diebold<--->Lobbyist<---> SAIC--->Found 328 security flaws/26 critical

Pundits, if you were dumb enough to fall for the neocon line in 2002-3...

three new posts from the iraqi bloggers

Antonin Scalia: "I used to travel on the subway from Queens with a rifle"

NBA player speaks out (re: politics)

What's next? It's COMMON SENSE to keep foreign ships out of US ports???

MTP on the Ports - anyone watching??

More and more Americans are turning to soup kitchens

Michelle Malkin made a fool of herself in front of her Alma Mater,

Army to pay Halliburton unit most of disputed costs

Soooo, has Rita Cosby been fired yet?

Videos-An Easy Way to see all the CanOFun videos

No Good Journalists? Codswallop.

AOL Poll: Which country, Afghanistan or Iraq will achieve peace

Bush calms GOP, "At least US Ports weren't sold to Gays or Blacks"

The UAE Port Deal is Not About "Arabs"

Camp Casey and Germany

"The Box".... The finest anti-war poem, ever

Democrats and Latin America-time to break with the GOP-DLC consensus

Add this footer to your outgoing emails

BooHoo, Matt PUDGE is TOTALLY unloved! But we knew that

(VIDEO) Fresh New Rules

Why Don't Dems Cheat Like The Repugs?

What about the ports that are already controlled by foreign interests?

Support for war comes with goodies for lawmaker's districts. Blood money.

Don Knotts Dies at 81

Students suspended for bring dangerous objects to school - snow balls

They ridiculed Fahrenheit 9/11

Tell me about BACA - Bikers Against Child Abuse.

"A few principles for thinking about corruption" - from Slashdot!

So how would Stolen Election postulators react if

so who's going to tell the people? . . .

Shouldn't Progressive Dem Mean Optimistic with Teeth!

Russian Relations Under Scrutiny - Cheney's insatiable paranoia...

Anyone else think Olympic Closing Ceremonies were Bizarre?

UAE terminal takeover extends to 21 ports

question about tipping food delivery people

2006 WILL be our salvation so get your a*s out and vote.

The UAE and Venezuela: A tale of two NeoCon Bogey-Men

Okay, I know it's DRUDGE but

We have much in common with moderates and conservatives

Are you listening to 60 Minutes?

This poll is being freeped

Critique to a World War II Conservative Vet Against Abortion

TWN: "Bush has become the epitome of a Roman dictator"

New Meme -- George "Dubai" Bush

What do you think * has in his pocket? pics>>>

Ever wonder where * and his Cabal are going to hide when they flee in '08?


Feel like really aggravating Repug's in March?


Get out your tissues . This is so great !!

Reid: Bush admin will be noted for "incompetence." No, Harry.

"This deal wouldn't go forward if we were concerned about the security...*

Scary experience I had at a RWer's house

Economic question about returns on investments

I Post This For Robbie Mariano - Green Day: Wake Me Up When September Ends

U.A.E. Dubya Ports World Consolidation Thread

Life and Death of Public Records Barring Access for 100 years!

Gabriel W.: A 3rd Grader's view of Iraq

A Bench With A View (Part #2)

Do you like the "Be Patriotic Impeach Bush" Billboard?

Democrats should not hesitate to use the word "incompetence"...

I just got this-I kinda like it ;-)

Black History Thread #10: "Did You Know?" (Africans Discovered America)

FOX's Sean Hannity fundraising for Rick Santorum

I've said it before, now I'm saying it again...

"......We put our cigarettes out on him....."

Some brave woman needs to take life insurance out on her fetus

One Hundred Thousand Dollars a Second

2006 will not be our salvation - they CONTROL the voting machines

I'm watching Warner on the MTP replay, and can't help but wonder

disturbing experience with a freeper in a halo game.

Banning Republican Adoption

Owner of UAE port company went falcon hunting with bin Laden!

Someone posted pics of a cave/drug warehouse...

If the last 5 years were a movie, what would it be called?

Here's the husband of your nightmares. This guy is one sick bastard.

Pictures from KC anti-war protests

did you hear that woman from AR just say CSpan is too liberal??

What Sneaky LEGAL Things Do You Do TO Get Our Message Out?

I have a question for Bill Clinton. Anyone else curious?

Great News!!! Solar Power Breakthrough! Much Cheaper! Great Efficency!!!

Thought Experiment (Duty to Escape)

LATimes: "Supreme Court will hear TWO ELECTION-LAW CASES" -big effects

Bush's Handling Of Crises Is NEITHER Pre-9/11 Nor Post-9/11 ====>

If you could amend the US Constitution...

2008 presidential primary poll (again)

US labor leaders set to unveil political strategy

Port security investigation is a face-saving game for Bush

John Snow's comments to CFR on Feb 24, 2006

Candidate Berg denounces Iraq war, Bush

Sen. Byron Dorgan letter: Dangerous decision on U.S. ports

UAE Taliban Recognition Mainly Political (more nutty logic for port deal)

Didn't the GOP quash the sale of a US oil company to the Chinese

Need bullet points for new flyer IT'S THE INCOMPETENCE, STUPID


So They're Going To Give * A Pass Again On This Port Deal.....

Teachers union president slams Schwarzenegger over `core values'

Virginia bill would bar doctors from asking about guns

Incredible damage done to Bush and the GOP this week from ME insanity.

The only way Bush can win this "port sale" controversy.....

Members of Congress begging a foreign gov. to allow them to do their job

Jimmy Carter agrees with UN - Quantanamo Bay should be shut down!

Patriot Act renewal set to come before senate this week

Objective press; preferably well-known or up-and-coming; are there any?

The lines are being drawn in the Republican Party...

Paper ballots and Hand counts NOW!!! Impeachment NOW!! or Revolution NOW!!

Flip-flopping Frist now feels "pretty good" about Dubai Port Deal

Fighting Dems - Colorado Brigade


Ports Deal a "Shameless Sell Out of American National Security"


Financial Times: Dubai Ports row breeds bad feeling among Arab businesses

Let Them Vote!

Poll for WA State Voters

Hadley: Iraq violence "presents real opportunity for the country to unite"

Think Progress: Bush’s “Face-Saving” Charade on UAE Port Deal

(Chalabi, others) Special Guests of Mrs. Bush at the State of the Union

Hannity fundraising for Santorum


Some FACTS on Ports "Firestorm"

AP: 'Abramoff-itis' prompts state lawmakers to revamp lobbying laws

Ohio protestors prior to a Rove speech

LATimes editorial attacking Barbara Boxer!

So what is Bush's Total Death Toll Now

Do you think this is "politics" or a possible "national security" issue ?

Gee a Dem running for Gov of Fl that does not believe in Photo Ops

I'm sick of petitions, esp. by politicians

Need some Book Info

Singer Morrissey questioned by the FBI?

I am listening to Thom Hartman and he mentioned The New World Order

"Safe" or "Dangerous" Mr. President??

DNC Convention in New Orleans

Bush Policies Weakening Guard, Governors Say

How a Business Deal Became a Big Liability for Republicans in Congress

"Dear UAE, thanks for knocking me off the front page, hugs & kisses, Dick"

The Democrats' Opportunity: Are They Ready?

My letter to Meet The Press, 2/26


Conservatives urged to call into CSPAN and charge them with liberal bias

Cheney reception, Norfolk, TOMORROW: "to show him Americans still care"

Gov. Brian Schweitzer To Be On Sixty Minutes Tonight

Scramble to Back Port Deal: Making of Political Disaster

Bush, 6/28/05: "An Iraq Civil War? This will not happen on my watch"

So, just exactly how will the ports deal make it past Congress?

If you come out against ports deal, you might make the Arabs angry?

Open letter to Ohio Duers. Please try to heal your rift

(Robert Fisk) Defeat is victory. Death is life

The year is 2026

You're a racist if you're against the UAE deal?

One hunter’s letter to the Vice President

What is the proper relationship between business and government?

Rove and company already predicting Hillary will lose in 08

White Rose

Thomas Friedman drinks the Kool-Aid -- again

NSA domestic spy scandal links to Jackson Stephens Systematics

Three More Reasons Why The UAE Shouldn't Be Entrusted With Our Ports...

DU this Democratic Governor's petition on the port deals

a little idea

US Christian Leaders Apologize For Iraq War

Bush/Republican Agenda vs. Democratic Agenda

Kennedy: 2001 Auth for Military Force does not auth domestic surveillance

Time: Bush response to Cheney, Iraq, Dubai, has "been surreal"

My LTTE Published in Saturday's Local Paper in a very "red" city.

This is my first post and it's a long rant.

so. the religious right wants to ban gay adoptions, do they?

The tide is turning in Kansas

Bush's War Rhetoric Blows Back in Port Furor -LAT

Is This the End of FISA (Specter proposes new FISA law: read danger)


Dean, "former Aspen ski bum" rallies troops in Aspen today. LOL

Okay, I admit this....I support the DLC