Democratic Underground

Archives: February 9, 2006

The Politics of Science at NASA (Washington Post)

Illegal and Inept -theater of the absurd known as the Bush administration.

BusinessWeek: Shakedown on K Street

Molly Ivins: Think how lucky we were (on AG Gonzales)

Ridicule and satire

“Compassion Capital Fund’’ Jr;s a.k.s. "charitable choice"-& the budget.

The president's mouthpiece (L.A.Times Editorials)

Foaming campus cleanser sputters at Temple

U.S. spying on al-Qaida not the real issue (AJC editorial - Bookman)

Al Gore in the Philippines "Earth Is Now At Risk, Let's Save It"

Cheney: did he or didn't he? time for the MSM tap dancing contest

SF Weekly: Al Gore's S.F.-based Current TV is off to a rocky start

Information is power (barring access to birth/death records)

(USA Today) Dems in search of pithy agenda

Arianna Huffington (Wednesday): Dems Have (Yet Another) Identity Crisis

The headline says

Bush Balkanizes the world

CHB: They came to praise King and bury Bush

TIME: Lobbying Reform Stumbles

Juan Cole: All cartoon politics are local (outrage exacerbated by Bush)

Life in the USA

San Diego Union Tribune: A nation of laws must examine domestic spying

Russia’s new swagger leaves west groping for right response

Juan Cole: All cartoon politics are local

Conason: Boehner and Boodle

US shield blunts Israeli military option on Iran

They Thought They Were Free: The Germans, 1933-45

"I took some pictures at the airport -- and fell into the clutches of

State taxes rise across the nation

HSBC has 4.80% APY on savings accounts

Just a little info on alternative energy and repukes . . .

(CA) Legislation targets airports, ports

84 Of 91 Swiss Glaciers Retreated In 2005 By As Much As 216 Meters

UK "Should Pursue" Carbon Capture - BBC

E. O. Wilson - "Do We Want To Destroy The Creation?"

Bryson, TX Desperately Trying To Finish Pipeline Before Water Runs Out

Automakers fast-track ethanol use

World''s First Commercial Cellulosic Ethanol Plant

PG&E Oregon pipeline would connect with planned LNG terminal

The Story of TOMMY TURD

New species in Indonesian rain forest

Uganda 'draining Lake Victoria' (BBC)

Six hot innovations (CNN/Money) (Ethanol from sugar, ag waste) BIG NEWS

Sweden aims for oil-free economy (BBC)

Bush budget calls for selling of public land

Recent warmth 'most widespread' (BBC)

Bush 2007 Budget Underwrites Nuclear, Cuts Environmental Programs

Geothermal heat pumps: why aren't they in much wider use?

How to Beat the High Cost of Gasoline. Forever! - Fortune magazine article

Will the planet run out of resources?

Israel’s “Apartheid Regime” continues after Sharon

A Muslim Call From Europe For Faith in Civility-Tariq Ramadan

Ouch -- Israel's security chief says he may miss Saddam

Syria: Israel behind bird flu

Putin to invite Hamas to Moscow

Egyptian military attache kidnapped in Gaza

Israel 'may rue Saddam overthrow' (BBC)

Palestinian and Israeli nominated for Nobel Peace Prize 2006

9/11 Commission: Redefining the Scientific Method

Characteristics of Critical and Uncritical Thinkers

Overview of Computers and Elections

I was all excited about the proposed Clean Election (public funding) bill

OH: Judge dismisses case over recount - Prohibition against suing states

New law: illegal to annoy someone via internet-could this affect our work?

Leaving a paper trail to follow

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News, Thursday 2/9/06

Self Delete

Look out, a huge rolling stone is headed towards us!

Proposed law in NJ to outlaw paper ballots

NJ Appeals Court Reinstates Lawsuit Challenging Electronic Voting


Nussle's Wikipedia delete

Tell Grassley to oppose the repeal of the Estate Tax

Tell Stephen Lynch to sign HR 635 for Impeachment.... or else...

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Endorses John Bonifaz for Mass. Secretary of State

Who is the mayor of Gloucester (John Bell)? Media report that he endorsed

Anyone else from MN doing the Folding thing for DU?

Ford Bell radio ads

I just bought a new iBook G4

Verizon Wireless Broadband access

A little insight on HP printers

Texas Democratic Party Road Trip Fundraiser

Does anyone in the Texas forum know about a "Leave No Teacher Behind"rally

State facing $4.3 billion surplus

i need educated: TEXAS politics. education especially

Buy the Lakoff DVD for cheap!

I want to bring a homemade pizza over to a friend

Another Tory promise for change out the window.

Support the troops who resist! Let the resisters stay in Canada.

Harper's Conservative cabinet using Bush's "talking points" technique

Gasoline Crisis in Iraq (corruption, unpaid bills)

Can you say Psyop? "Muhammad Cartoon" proved fake

Security scare forces US Capitol evacuation (Reuters)

AP: 22 killed in suicide bombing in Pakistan

BusinessWeek: Shakedown on K Street

TIME: Lobbying Reform Stumbles

EU mulls media code after cartoon protests

Cartoon Protesters Direct Anger at U.S.

(USA Today) Dems in search of pithy agenda

(NYSun) Ex-Officer Spurned on WMD Claim

Question about national health care, abortion

In a reversal, Los Angeles DA favors easing 3-strikes law

High school principal charged with harassment

Yahoo accused of complicity in second China dissident trial

US plans massive data sweep (blogs, news, emails)

US shield blunts Israeli military option on Iran

Ex-FEMA Chief Michael Brown: I may tell all about Katrina

Panel Explores Standard Tests for Colleges (WH appointed)

Yahoo accused in jailing of 2nd China Internet user

Abortion opponents going for 'fresh angle'

Records: Abramoff Paid for GOP Aide's Trip

Suspect in Argentina's 'dirty war' arrested

Senate Democrats Say U.S. Asbestos Fund Would Run Out of Money

AP: Ex-FEMA Chief - 'I may tell All About Katrina'

(R-Mont) Burns aide who took Abramoff trip is resigning

Préval way ahead, may have won outright (Haitain presidential election)

U.S. contractors kill 2 (civilian) Iraqis

NYT: Tough U.S. Steps in Gitmo Hunger Strike

AP Protests Use of (pig-calling) Photo in (cartoon) Controversy

Bush Rebukes Muslim Violence, Chides Press

Bush details Qaeda hijack plot to use shoe bombs

Yahoo accused in jailing of 2nd China Internet user (Reuters)

3 die as plane, helicopter collide in fireballs over El Cajon (CA)

Torie Chairman (UK) regrets party's anti-gay stance

Report Says Number of Attacks by Insurgents in Iraq Increases

US, Iraqi officials woo Sunni fighters

New role for Chile house of horrors

In Weld's Bid, G.O.P. Risks Losing Conservative Party Allies (NY Gov race)

NYT: Report Says Number of Insurgent Attacks in Iraq Increases

Tough U.S. Steps in Hunger Strike at Camp in Cuba

US military to release 450 detainees in Iraq

Official: U.S. to Free Iraqi Detainees (450)

Bush Describes Foiled Al Qaeda Plot Against L.A.

Bush to detail 2002 attack plot in speech

Expert on Congress's Power Claims He Was Muzzled for Faulting Bush

(Iraq) Utilities worse than before war despite U.S. funds

Agreement reached on Patriot Act

Five Killed in Shiite-Sunni Clash

Suicide Bomber Hits Shiite Procession

Tough U.S. Steps in Hunger Strike at Camp in Cuba (Gitmo)

Cheney 'Authorized' Libby to Leak Classified Information

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday 9, February

King funeral attracts anti-gay protest (Westboro Baptist)

U.S. Ships Block Yemen Coast

Oh sht! Harry and Abe...

Feds Probe (Arizona) District 20

Former CIA chief expresses doubts about NSA program (Woolsey)

L.A. Mayor Blindsided by Bush Announcement

Michaels traded from ABC to NBC for a cartoon bunny

Tentative Deal Is Reached on Patriot Act

Expert on Congress's Power Claims He Was Muzzled for Faulting Bush

Breaking: Cindy Sheehan will not run.

US plans massive data sweep (CS Monitor)

Two held in Curious George author's death

Former Feinstein staffer edited Wikipedia entries

Poll: Surveillance Wins Some More Backers

U.S. cutting military aid to Bolivia 96 percent

Reid Aided Abramoff Clients, Records Show

Russia’s new swagger leaves west groping for right response

Deal Could Break Deadlock in Senate on Patriot Act (not a done deal yet)

Lou Dobbs just reported the FAA wants to outsource Airline security..

Kidnapped U.S. Reporter Appeals for Help (Carroll)

The Hill: Small typo, big headache (could force re-vote on $39 bln cuts)

Capitol Hill Cool to Some Bush Budget Cuts (Social Security)

Hastert, Frist said to rig bill for drug firms

Rebellion Erupts in Yemen

Bush: Us survellience helped stop attack

Report: Oracle to cut 1,000 jobs

Conservatives divided on some Bush policies

Colombia is a “Failed State” US experts say

Pope meets Laura Bush, says worried about terror

Syria: Israel behind bird flu

White House Knew of Levee Failure on Night of Storm

Annan pushes Bush on US troops for UN Darfur force

Florida high school rescinds invite to Jerry Springer

White House Details Programs to Be Cut

Gay Ex-Giant Alleges Bowl Discrimination

Putin Will Invite Hamas Leaders to Moscow

Doubts over Withdrawal of UK Troops from Iraq (Luck rpt. censored)

Some BofA clients find debit cards canceled

Google Copies Your Hard Drive - Government Smiles in Anticipation

Reid distances self from lobbyists/Nevadan replaces treasurer of fundraisi

Lib Dems stun Labour in byelection triumph

Public Citizen Unveils the "Ethics Hall of Shame"...on Capitol Hill

Doubts over withdrawal of UK troops from Iraq

Florida officials outraged as U.S. proposes oil drilling 100 miles from st

Oakland Settles Anti-War Protest Lawsuit for $400,000

Homeless man listed critical after beating by 3 in Riviera Beach (Florida

Peruvian suspected in 2000 voter fraud arrested in N.C.

Feds Recommend Warnings on ADHD Drugs

Hotel closure after Mexico-US row

Russia is ready to sell aircraft to Venezuela

Tribes defend exemption/Senators consider limiting Indians' campaign donat

Bush details al-Qaeda hijack plot

Capitol Evacuation Under Investigation

Lib Dems deliver blow to Labour(Scotland)

US plans massive data sweep

Experts say U.S. in Iraq for long haul

Man arrested during President's visit (Protester)

WP: Former FEMA Director to Testify About Katrina

Miami senator appears to have lost top job (Repub. "exile" "conspiracy")

U.S. wants Russia to clarify position on Hamas

Laura Bush Approval Ratings Among Best for First Ladies (Gallup)

AP: Reid Aided Abramoff Clients, Records Show

French activist Jose Bove denied entry into US

Henry County leader (repuke) held after girl is chased

AP: Judge Gives U.S. Wiretap Response Deadline

Reserves to Replace Iran Oil Substantial, IEA Says--Daily Star

NASA Aide Who Resigned Over (Global)Warming Offers Defense

'Duke Cunningham Act' could cut off pensions

Italy may put CIA agents on trial in absentia

Man Apparently Kills Himself on Plane

Air Force Revises Guidelines on Religion

Aristide ally ahead in Haiti vote count

Snogging many 'risks meningitis'

Agreement reached on Patriot Act

Briton (Neil Entwistle) faces extradition for double murder

Climate 'makes oil profit vanish' (BBC News)

Climate 'warmest for millennium' (BBC News)

Sheehan To Decide On Senate Run (Announcement 11:00 PST today)

Taliban offers reward for killing of cartoonist

'Sorry, Yvonne's not here now' (a neg story on Hillary's GOP opponent)

Google's newest search tool raises privacy concerns

In Minnesota, veterans take to TV to build Iraq war support

Blind Cal student sues Target...Website cannot be used by the sightless

What's it mean for Jean?(Schmidt doesn't get important endorsement)

Paper: White House Knew About Levees Early

NYT: Official Resigns Public TV Post

WP: Former Enron Investor Relations Chief Defends Guilty Plea

WP A1: Ex-CIA Official Faults Use of Data on Iraq ("cherry-picking")

Violence jumps on US-Mexican border (over 100% increase)

Cheney 'Authorized' Libby to Leak Classified Information

CNN LBN: Abducted U.S. journalist Jill Carroll is heard pleading that her

Venezuela's Chavez Calls Bush 'Madman'

Bush, Rice told to ‘shut up’ over cartoon issue

Chavez says UK should give Falklands to Argentina

Abramoff says he met Bush "almost a dozen" times

L.A. Mayor Blindsided by Bush Announcement (2002 Foiled Terror Attack)

Muslims want anti-blasphemy clause in (UN) rights body

Bush headed to Indiana on Feb. 23

"I can name that soloist in ONE NOTE!"

O K, I take it back (Kanye's gloves). Tommy Smith and John Carlos..

Boxers thread - women stay out!

I confess: I am an addict

Would Queer Eye please do the Dog / Bounty Hunter family

What kind of people generally post in your threads?

Senator Barack Obama won a Grammy!

Ah, hell with it! I am going "sleepy-bye". Night Folks! n/t

covers that you can't decide which is better

Sad story. I ran into an old friend today. His 7-yr-old stepson...

SPOILER is not that hard to type.

"It's A Living"

Remember that video of cats from "America's Funniest Videos?"

New Adult Education Classes to be offered (humor)

The MC5 is the worst band ever!!

A true story about a peace sign...


Grammys - Gorillaz?

Who's the snarkiest asshole in The Lounge?

Black Sabbath.

Herbie Hancock and Aguilera


The sandman will entertain you..Stay awake and enjoy

In your face and out of here.

what are the power tools of your soul and when do you use hand tools?

Step Right Up!

I just saw a really disturbing sex scene...

Kill this thread.

Goodbye DU

Other than the Grammies...

No cats were harmed in the making of this video

Damn, I did not win the Powerball

Cream or Creme facial?

MOOOOM! Make the scary lady go away!

The Beastie Boys Are Idiots

'Tis snowing. Yippee.

A poll for real men (Content warning - Might turn some men gay)

Who is this?

Today's Britney vs. Jessica thread

A different type of Hillary thread (regarding her GOP opponent)

Please confirm your flight information with Con Air

Thursday earworm. Bwahahahahaha!

Today, I spoke to the father of a soldier in Iraq.

Raed thsi

Sly was a disappointment last night (no comeback for him)

Can I get some DU lounge good vibes?

Okay, who has the pics of Terry Hatcher's see-through dress last night?

Abe Vigoda status

My eyes hurt.

Anyone have a link to the cartoons outraging the Muslim world?

Well, THIS made my heart sink like a stone.

I am sooo looking forward to the Sopranos next month

Oh, horrors! I broke the coffeemaker.

FUN video "A Pilot's View of a 3-day trip NY-Paris"

I used to route an army and never get winded.....

Good Thursday Morning, Everybody!

I kicked a kitten....

Since we're on the topic of music, P!nk won me over with her new song...

Were any other NC DUers surprised when they woke up?

Intact tomb found in Egypt's Valley of the Kings

Brown Freeper!

Singer Pink wants you to know: "I'm not a Happy Meal"

You got a lotta nerve

Some kindergarteners spend their time on ABCs... mine ...

...and for the 29th year in a row the Grammy goes to.....

I make my living off the evening news....

What's for breakfast?

This morning's "Woody" poll

I want sushi for lunch

Sly Stone's grammy perf. was a nice thought. He looked spooky.

Does anyone know if you can take metal knitting needles on an airplane?

The "dressing down" poll

I'm at the Library and Everyone Here is Talking on their cells

Black Adder on BBC America right now!

Lounge Lizard Men: Is this you?

Satellite radio conspiracy?

The secret of life is . . . . My mom was born February 9, 1941.

Okay people, what'd you get your SO for the big V-Day?

What is it about "Southern Man"?

What is it about Northeastern Westchester County NY Women?

So, i've been 'power walking' every morning

What's a permalink and why do I want it? n/t

Another passport help question

I'm just a mean green mother from outer space!


Let's DU Feedalot!


I'm obsessive-compulsive and it's snowing.

I'm using a popcorn smiley. Are you?

Oatmeal and coffee.....

Put a little shrimp on the barbie!!!

Anybody else used to watch Degrassi...and care to admit it?

Which person has more compassion and intellect?

Best Rock Song with Yodeling

Anybody dealt with American Income Life Insurance?

Just watched the Grammy's on fast forward...was Springteen the only...

I have two left feet

For those who use iPods and other digital music players: Remember this?

When was the first time you heard the term politically correct?

Do TV ratings take TiVo into account?

everyone invest in Kleenex

Is DU slow right now?

I think I'll just have an entire pineapple for dinner

ATTENTION GOPISEVIL: Injury Alert ( and where have you been?)

Funny? you want the funny? the "Duke Cunningham Act"

I have been away from a computer and DU for almost a week now so what been

Victim's concern over 'odd e-fit'

So I think I dyed my hands purple in a chemistry accident

DU is having network problems. It's with the ISP not the Servers.

What the hell was that all about?

And in the BFD department, "Microsoft introduces new security products"

I am the most progressive person on this whole website!

My office reeks of cheap cologne

Joined Weight Watchers today.

Housing question: Which would you rather have?

For those who like 80's hair bands...

The Simpsons vs. Family Guy

I have something very important to tell you.

I just HAD to buy a new uniform.

Do you want momma to kiss your widdle boo boo and make it all better?

Okay, who killed the fucking Lounge?

Can someone look at the current poll on and explain to me

Now THAT was funny.

I just dropped acid on a TV, ask me anything!

A question for the guys

I just dropped a TV on my 401K, ask me anything!

I think we need to have a serious discussion about "Cheez Doodles".

Hey, how about some fantasy revenge?

Ladies and Gentlemen: "A Joyful Noise"

Bitching about Pittsburgh radio, again

Wow! You don't hear much about____anymore.

Does anyone even pay attention to the Grammys anymore?

More condolences

NC DUers: Vote on a February meetup!

I just dropped a TV on my foot, ask me anything!

You favorite movie filmed in Richmond Va.

Creepy/cool story

Decisions, decisions, dancing with the stars.......survivor.

Name a favorite song you've listened to in the past 24 hrs.

so where do you take refuge when DU acts up?

So last night, I have a dream about two DUers with whom I

Break for a radio check.

I just dropped .40$ on a TV Guide, ask me anything!


Don't know if I should post here,

James Carville is speaking at my school tonight!!!!!

Nuns Find Out Monastery Ended Up On Anti-Terror Watch List

Frozen Raccoon Thrown Through Window Of Home

BREAKING NEWS: Terror suspect on the loose in the US with WMD

Lounge Ladies!

What honors did you receive in college?

Retarded Man Not Allowed To Ride Moped Again

Barry Manilow tops the pop charts for the first time in 29 years


Jenny McCarthy's "Dirty Love": a cinematic masterpiece

Favorite U2 Studio Album That Is Not "The Joshua Tree" (Poll)

Gosh - Nelly is "performing" on Ellen. How awful.

I just dropped 400 kg on a TV - ask me anything!

Must see show about Bush on tonight!

There's some WHITE STUFF stuck to my windshield

I just dropped 4K on a TV - ask me anything!

Bus Driver Slams Woman Passenger's Head Into Pole, Pushes Her Into Traffic

Your favorite new musical group?

Tush is Boast!!!

You're never going to believe this but I just foiled a Terrorist Plot...

When a person says "right smart" what does it mean? Example:

I listened to a love song with my crush today....

Bush is boast!!!


Valentine's Day is a dumbass tradition that people should ignore

Is it just me, or

Pink Floyd officially declared 'over'

Click me please! Boehner Gets Huge Overnight has made me go limp

What should I eat for dinner?

This is HUGH!!! From GD: Project X. Alpha. Zeta. The potato dumpling

Britney Spears on Baby Lap-Gate: "It is what it is, I guess"

How about a contest for the most evil earworm? Entries would

16% of those polled Agree....

This just pisses me off.

Is there anything more wonderful than sushi?

(Forget spys and bombers!) Madeover Ken hopes to win back Barbie

I've overstayed my welcome again

The Association thread.

Im getting sick

There's nothing you can do that can't be done.

Which features of DU do you use most?

"Topgear" on Discovery channel (and BBC)

Great Quote From Michael Jordan Right Here....

What do we do now that football season is over?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 2/9/06)

I'll be taking a bit of a break from DU

My favorite girl hates humanity

Midlodemocrat THINKS she is going on holiday next week

Help! I need decorating help!


It's tea time!

Do you have to wear a Madge at work?

When you foil a terror attack, do you:

ATTENTION LOUNGE: Even though i'm not posting as much during the day....

Who are your favorite PC game characters?

Clean-up on aisle GD please .. . .

Androgynous names. Go.

Psychedelic Republicans Trading Cards. They are so "Far out".

I've found cheap entertainment at last................

If it weren't for being smacked on the wrist and maybe banned,

Sell the Rach, mr. pResident! (funny blog)

You stay classy, Iraq

One of the leftover gifts from the Pox....

I need advice on repug employee situation...

Bush is toast!!!

I just dropped 4K on hookers and blow, ask me anything!

Smash The State! Only $19.95!


Seriously was anyone happy about who won what at the Grammys?

Need Advice....from a Teacher

Uh-oh.... We could use some good vibes here....

I need a new song.

My little man is sooooooooooo sensitive :^(


I think we need to have a serious discussion about "rap music"

Oh Shit! I Almost Forgot! Any Of You Listen To Curtis And Kuby This AM ?

The Weather Channel: Dave Schwarz. He is the man!

Ha ha! Stupid mouse trying to get into my basement.

Lightbulb moment

Got an email from former co-worker who did a gig in Iraq

Do you have to wear a vadge at work?

Michaels traded from ABC to NBC for a cartoon bunny

Blah. I have a pain in my chest that won't let me breathe too deep and I

I need a new Bong.

Can anyone suggest a good printing press in China?

This ain't right. (LOL)

Here's a Grammy Controversy: Kelly Clarkson ignoring American Idol

So, while I can chat for a little bit, let's discuss LOST!!!

I have had it with these people

I just found this in my kitchen.


Tom Wopat Sings Harold Arlen: Dissertation on the State of Bliss


What do you do when you just feel like ....

LeftyMom. Stole some art for ya.

I think we need to have a serious discussion about IDM.

The computer went down.....

So someone explain the Gorillazs to me

How The Bush Administration Changes A Light Bulb

Dictionary Of Republicanisms

MrScorpio's Super Sexy Radio Show!

I was sitting at the computer, and my nose fell right the hell off (pic)

I got laid off yesterday.

I asked for a raise today.

Bush is a saint!

research..? Name early signs of your mate cheating or bailing on you

I wish I could get a DVD of the Coretta Scott King funeral.

Heads up for those who use GOOGLE Desktop: Beware

Say something great about a state you're not from

Man, 'That '70s Show' didn't just jump the shark

I just dropped 4k on a TV, ask me anything!

Name one good pop duet (song, that is)

can someone PLEASE help me get my WMPlayer to work?

Lowered my Triglycerideds from 585 to 110 in 2 months...Yeah!

Post some good anti-W bumper stickers

Did you put the shoe polish on the Teacher's Lounge toilet seat?

Lounge? What do I want for my birthday?

I think we need to have a serious discussion about "hard(ish) rock music"

Anyone else a twin?

Jesus Christ, Sharon Stone must be REALLY Hard Up for Work.

Name a "real" band you'd like to see on American Idol

Hey! Let's have a drawing contest!

Show your tits!!!! (Pic thread)

What is your favorite smiley?

Bassett Hounds...thinking about getting one...

It's weird that some think that DU is getting weirder,

Seahawks Fan Attacked, Hospitalized By Steeler Fan For Wearing Team Jersey

I'm starting to get a little ticked at DU

My turn to ask some QUESTIONS.

I started a thread that started the whole world crying,


Another Narrative I've written about our world. . .

Fellow DUers who don't give a good goddamn about the Grammys, or the

spread a baseless rumor about a celebrity here

What is the largest (denomination) bill you generally carry

How many Pokemon can you name?

I just dropped 0.0714286st! Ask me anything!

Do you have to wear a badge at work?

Who's gonna turn down a Junior Mint?

U2? U2?

I think we need to have a serious discussion about country and western


Went to the grocery store tonight; tomatoes for $3.99 a lb?

I just had to buy a new uniform...

Time to lighten up...A FOOT OF SNOW IS COMING! WOO HOO!

Question about tonight's LOST (**SPOILERS**)

What exactly is a "shit eating grin?"

Windows is Hibernating.

Can I get some love? It's been kind of a shitty fucked up week...

Cat watching cats.

What is that Asian chicks' name who hates Liberals? Michelle something?

Yay. The Olympics are starting. Wow.

Hey! Happy day! I was told by another "Dem" that I basically have no

I just helped recruit six new precinct chairs! Ask me anything!

T.V.'s. I have NOT dropped $4000 on a T.V., or a T.V. on my

Need movie suggestions to round out Plan 9 From Outer Space

Are these lyrics homophobic?

Requiem for a Hero of Punk (NYT on the death of Pig Champion)

John McCain is coming on Letterman.

Power tools vs manual tools

Suit Filed Against High Schools' Exit Exam

Anyone play games at pogo?

My 12 yr old son is going to his very FIRST school dance tomorrow nite!

Dinner with Dad

Tell a strange Joke.

Ill-conceived 'supergroups'

Having a Pet'sTeeth Cleaned

I'm bored. So I ordered a napalm strike on the Lounge.

I just turned down a free dinner at one of the fanciest, most expensive,

Please remind me. What makes life worth living?

My nephew made his first friend in HS -- a junior who "uses and sells"

Which one should I enter in the 4" x 4" show?

BREAKING AP: Parents Protest Child's Spelling Bee Loss

I think we need to have a serious discussion about "crap music"

I think we need to have a serious discussion about "punk rock"

I just had my gall bladder removed. Ask me anything.

Great Elephant Rescue Story underway now


I'm bored. My girlfriend's working. Time for a picture thread!

What is beter than the blues brothers???

Revenge of the Forrelvis: more semi-random vocalizing

Post your favorite band here

Atheist Societal Structure

Appx. 90% of American Criminals in Prison are Christian or Muslim.

Attention Drugs Need Strictest Warning, Panel Says

Simple fiber fortifies body against various illness, Arabinogalactan

Lowered my Triglycerideds from 585 to 110 in 2 months...Yeah!

Is Anyone Else Here Afraid of the Medical Profession?

Looking for Club Of Rome/Limits To Growth model source code?

French caver makes historic find (BBC)

Evolution of a polyphenism (in the lab)

New analysis shows three human migrations out of Africa

Northwest Airlines Denies Gay Winner of Free Airfare

So, had enough of the Brokeback Mountain jokes????

David got his wings last night, he is in a happy place now.

Mrs. King was Pro Gay-Rights and Same-Sex Marriage

Anyone know of a link or links to quotes where the Fundies advocate

Oscar Wilde's grandson's letter to Putin

Homosexual community to plant 'Pride forest' during Tu Bishvat (Israel)

Having Been A Member Of DU For Over Three Years Now...

Gretzky knew about gambling ring: report

Bob Costas/Brian Willams to host Olympic Opening Ceremony

Watching Soccer in a War Zone

Rooney accepts invitation for Steelers to visit White House

All five trophies! (image)

Is anyone following this on horse slaughter?

Governor tel# on speed dial?

Kitties in the Lounge!!!!

blacky pics

Any experience with bladder stones in male cats?

Okay Senator, what's on your i-pod?

Boston Globe about the BandOf Brothers event in NewYork

Kerry bill to target legislators convicted of misconduct

Who Loves You In D.C. (and Who Doesn't)

Another editorial in the BG on a Kerry's candidacy in 2008

Frappr Freeped again.

ATTENTION KERRYCRATS! Anyone not receiving emails from Kerry

OMG! White House knew the levees would break -- NYTimes article.

Non-Profit Advocacy Group to Defend Veterans Who Debate U.S. Foreign Poli

Kerry's ratings

JK on Ed Schultz today!

Holy crap. Talk about your poison pens. One nasty Kos/Kerry commentary...

AGHHHHHHHH, did anyone see this? (Hillary)

Yard sale

Yet another "pick my pic" thread!

Some non-entries and a question or two

KOEB 2/9/06 It's a wonderful life edition

Countdown Newsletter -- 02/09/06: Plots Foiled? And The Politics of Fear

"No stopping war while government's story on 9/11 remains unchallenged".

Need links to top Super Bowl commercials. What were the best?

The Freepers and The Grammys

O K, I take it back (Kanye's gloves). Tommy Smith and John Carlos..

Kanye West just HAD to wear those gloves, didn't he?

KANYE WON!!!!! I LOVE HIM!!!!!!!!!!!

Who can find 3rd party paid travel for Santorum?

Is there a website where I can DOWNLOAD yesterday's Daily Show?

All the Righties bitch about the funeral politization...

Letterman on Hillary's new diamond ring

making war on the poor (again) -- Trouble in the Garden


Best idea EVER for a Democratic campaign commercial...

Republican Congressman Getting Serious About Domestic Spying

Want facts on how badly Iraq war is doing? 2,264 troops dead

OK, based on this recent thread

Should I watch Gonzales..or will I lose my mind?

Sports Bar's 'Baby On Board' Shirts Prompt Lawsuits

Anyone who thinks these protests are REALLY about "cartoons"

Another Slap in George's Face --pix->>>

Many Guantanamo detainees not tied to 'hostile acts'

Will Republicans ever find a hero to replace Dubya ??

Mrs. King was Pro Gay-Rights and Same-Sex Marriage

Why do some people think all riot critics support the Iraq War?

Help! Un-FREEP This AOL Poll!! Presidential fantasy 2008

What if weathermen told us about the storms that did not happen

The difference between them and us:

The United States of America is the richest basket-case in the world

Will goats grazing be good for gazing in San Pedro?

Grammys - Bruce Springsteen's Devils and Dust stole the show!

Survey: Fuel economy ranks last with U.S. drivers

Capitol Hill Blue: John Boehner is just another Tom DeLay

Addicted to your computer?

imagine having to live with a painful hemorrhoid for ..eight years(maybe

Catholic Priest Shot to Death in Turkey

Toon Trouble

Get ready Dems. The Democrats talk about issues, the repugs

U.S. could fall behind in global 'brain race'

Wash Journal today-Repubs strategy-cast dems as "angry"

Let's DU!

The terror of President Bush

Become a Republican

Can you say Psyop? "Muhammad Cartoon" proved fake


White House Names Three to Intel Oversight Board

"Web Sites Hawking Phone Records Shut Down"

Some putz on CSPAN was pushing his astroturf site

Bruce Springsteen at the Grammys: Bring 'em home!

Now,Leavitt on cspan-call him re:medicare and medicaid

Venezuela's Chavez tells Blair to "go straight to hell"

This would be LBN, but no links up yet. 8:00am EST

Forgetting someone? How about the Saudis'

Did you know if a soldier buys his own body armour, if he's

Now it's a guy from the Minutemen on CSPAN

ABC this morning: Howard Dean

CSpan topic this morning WJ, Are the Democrats Angry

CNN: White House to release details of 2002 West Coast threat

"Lawmakers Fear Lack of Progress on Iraq"

Today's Assignment: One-line Zingers

"Election-Year Politics Imperil Bush Budget"

MLK talking about politics at a funeral?

Does Anybody Here Remember That Free Speech Has Limits ???

Are extremist fanning cartoon outrage? (this is outrageous!)

"Thousands Protest Nepal's King"

DU this poll "Was Coretta Scott King's funeral an appropriate forum to

Why the SOTU Address is America's death knell:

Congratulations DU : new DU members are still being welcomed in GD

Bernice King's speech at funeral

Things that make you go - huh?

On Good, Evil, and the art of motorcycle maintenance

Pope wishes first lady 'peaceful time'

c-span - 'angry' republicans calling in about border security

Soldiers Face Debilitating Diseases

VIDEO- My take on Bush School Loans Cuts

R's are like children who whine to an all too willing media echo chamber,

VIDEO- Bush Social Security Redux-Sneakiness Edition

VIDEO- Bush the Ass -"Unless You're Bush"

The History Channel has become the Bush Channel

Where's the media now?

DU this poll.

Lt. Col Rogers is on C-Span (WJ) discussing Dragon Skin

What is this CAFTA?

When my grandmother died, one of my cousins gave a eulogy

The President’s Scandalous Budget

Looks like Bush has just re-blessed the military coup of Pakistan

Wasn't there something else buried in the new budget proposal besides SS?

2 Great DDE Quotes I had never heard before:

Can you DU this poll on Tom DeLay?

(ShowtimeExt) "In Cold Blood" is on tonight ....

Why haven't we seen real terrorism in the US or Europe?

John Gotti vows to "take care of" the Mafia.

Jesus Christ: The Musical

Howard Dean is on GMA

A terror plot was foiled shortly after 9/11 Faux Alert

New word I saw on Wikipedia: "wellstoning"

Gannon-Guckert and PajamasMedia hooks to Rathergate

Kit Bond on CSPAN2 -Senate session about NSA eavesdropping

Funny--CSpan WJ had an emergency evacuation yesterday am too

Something is happening and it is good

Arlen Specter needs to hear from us on the subject of spying

Only nine more months until we turn their power grab against them!!

Bush speaking on msnbc--about foiled plot on West Coast

Mayor Nagin courts foreign aid

Has anybody heard a rumor of a rebellion at a US Base in Iraq?

For What It's Worth

Slither Sessions on the Senate floor now... NSA could have stopped 911

Senior Administration Official Resigns (Claude Allen)

Secret Court's Judges Were Warned About NSA Spy Data

Question about national health care, abortion

Pickles Visits with Pope Ratz.....

msnbc said WH aides said speech would give details about West

Dem spokesperson on Rep. Heather Wilson: "She talks a good game, but..."

C&L has video of Tweety's SMACKDOWN on Torie Clarke re: Iraq

Coretta Scott King's Wikipedia Page Graffitied

I need a list of stupid shit that Ann Coulter's said.

Another Reason to Love Canada, No Abortion Laws!

Entwistle arrested on murder charges.

Diebold may attempt to "hide the body" in restructuring plans...Bradblog

Wow! Great tool from ! Automated LTTE Form!

Arianna Huffington: Dems Have (Yet Another) Identity Crisis...

Bush wants an Iraqi court to prosecute an American citizen

A very small rant.

This photo begs a caption...

Bumper stickers I saw this morning.

a Minuteman is on cpan--lots of hatred and degrading of people in

Evangelical ministers meet , convert millions and hasten the Second Coming

This is an interesting development - from Rawstory

Rise of a Dictator among the ashes of Democracy-

Headline: Hastert, Frist said to rig bill for drug firms

Have an opinion? Share it with JABBS

Three More U.S. Soldiers Killed in Iraq HOW MANY MORE GEORGIE?

Quid pro quo...or how China gets Taiwan? What do YOU think?

Damnit, I hate FauxNews!

Funny Image of the day. :) Enjoy

Is Anyone Else Here Afraid of the Medical Profession?

since when is anger a negative?

Why isn't there any coverage of DeLay's new appointments? Dam,

What was left out in the Gonzo hearing on illegal wiretapping

Framing the Debate buzzwords and phrases

Rawstory: "Abramoff has photos of himself w/Bush on display in home " appears to be down ..... what's with that?

DU'ers Prejudice Against Disabled Unmasked (Let's Learn A Lesson)

9/11 or cartoons you make the call

Democratic Response to Bush's LA Comments re: 2002 Plot Foiled

Why I believe a Revolution ot even Reforms in America will never happen

ACTION Stop Karl Rove's Wiretap Coverup >>>>

Military papers report about the debate about permanent bases in Iraq

Here's George yesterday morning - looks like he cried himself to sleep -->

Did Coretta Scott King talk about politics at any funerals?

EXCLUSIVE: Abramoff Photos of Bush, First Lady ‘Just Sitting In His Office

LOL Ozzie Guillen chooses vacation over White House ceremony. . .

Israel 'May Rue Saddam Overthrow'

Anybody else listening to Sen. Durbin talking on C-Span2?

What does this guy have to do to get impeached?

Watching *'s speech on tv now


*sigh* You only need to know one thing

Just watched the Grammy's on fast forward...was Springteen the only...

An Open Letter to Cindy Sheehan: Run!

Why the global rage hasn't engulfed Canada

Ex-FEMA chief: I may tell all about Katrina

Head of Ohio Restoration Project compares Non-Theocratic Christians to...

TSA Chief Suspends Traveler Registry Plans ($200 million tool for spying)

Do as I say not as I do

So, is it true Bush did NOT tie wiretapping to claim of 2002 foiled plot?

Guess what Americans. You no longer enjoy protection from

Child's cells retain protective effect on Mother for decades

DU'ers Expressing Uniformed Opinions About The Disabled Are A Lessson

Captions Please! ---pix->>>

Is PNAC overcompensating? Does PNAC need Viagra?

To those who think our side was wrong at CSK's funeral:

There Could Not Have Been a Terror Threat in LA

bush says we're winning in Iraq; Reality says WRONG AGAIN, lying idiot!

a taxpayer's response to SOTU Oil addiction reprimand

The Far Right's Secret Weapon - Concept of the Nuclear Family

say you needed a new primary care physician

Doesn’t the Discoveries in New Guinea Knock You Out..

GUESSING GAME! Guess TWO NATIONS in the Top 15 at-risk for FAILED STATE

Steph Miller just said "Brownie" is blackmailing Bush

DIRTY: Bush's thwarted attack on LA. Playing politics with terrorism.

My Partner's 2-Point Plan for the Democratic Party

Which flag is more appropriate: Stars & Stripes or Nazi flag?

Soldier Forced To Pay For Body Armor To Be Repaid

Bush trying to backdoor privatizing Social Security

From the way back machine:Infiltration of files seen as extensive

Even here the talk is escalating

Soooooo, just what will be taught in all of these AP science classes

PRAISE JESUS. Bush has saved us from Maxwell Smart...

DU this-Is the GOP strategy of casting Democrats as "angry" effective?

NY Times: Bushes and the Clintons are growing closer

Yahoo again under fire

creepy... see Neil Entwistle's eBay Feedback profile and auctions

Anyone know if such an automatic emailer like this exists?

Video: Wowowee Bomber says Sorry for Stampede

War on St. Valentine's Day

French Activist denied entry to U.S.

Tucker Carlson interview of Lowry...

Soccer moms take over the White House! (an amusing tale)

US Congressman sees "border war" with renegade Mexican troops

Bush's new plan to help the homeless...

Last night I heard that Senate staffers....

Cheney implicated? No prob! Just tell us how you've foiled a terror plot!

I don't like my W2 information available on a website - Useless paranoia?

"WTO Biotech Ruling Reveals Special Interests, Say Critics"


Now Cindy isn't running, is it too late for soneone else to step up?

Libby rolls on Cheney - Senate Repugs present Bill to change the law!

How long before we start getting warnings about terrorist nukes?

Family, divorce, and evangelicals.

If you missed it, Turn on The Daily Show replay NOW

The "Ole Family Ranch" in Crawford is a just a SET? - "Rancho Boguso"

Did Barbie become even more cachectic?

DU's unabashed admiration for Satan is really disconcerting!

ChiTrib Editor to Tucker Carlson - Backbone Flimsy as Bow Tie

How Anyone can believe this Scammy, Shammy Bullshit is beyond me.

French critic of Monsanto denied entry into US

Oliphant and Franken ripping Cheney and Bush apart.

Snotty Scotty BBQ Bingo! Brand-new bingo card!

What is up with Larry King and the "Witnessing" lately?

You are so Republican if.....

Why Bush Is Toast (A Proof By Contradiction)

Study Finds Low-Fat Diet Won't Stop Cancer or Heart Disease

How Howard Dean's deficit might stack up to the bush budget

Have you seen the video of 2/4/06 protest from National Mall to Whitehouse

CounterPunch: 200 Insiders Against the World

HuffPo: Bush Renames West Coast's Tallest Building - Liberty Tower?

How to win: Tell the truth about the Republicans

Pres. Bush is lying about the planned terror attack in LA...

Randi Rhodes says * said terror,

Moveon Take Action on AOL!!!!! Stop AOL's Email Scheme!

Naive question: how reliable are Murray Waas & Nat'l Journal?

DU intermittently wonkey for anybody else?


New Zogby Poll: 52% of Americans Support Impeaching Bush for Wiretapping

It's About The Oil

Well I'll be...! The US "msm" does it right for once! "ALLEGED"

Watching Scottie Spin

How bad is Bush? (new approach) -- "Personal Fundraising Central"

Somali-born Dutch MP (van Gogh film subject) defends Muhammad toons

Bush LIE. Claims to support free press, but US press ranks 44th in world

Chimpy unveils a bust at Nat'l Guard HQ? Someone pinch me.

BU$Hitler says 2002 LA terra plot thwarted...

Learning To Play The Game: The Foiled LA Plot

Hey Bushie, 'fess up - someone in college put you up to this, right?

Freep caller tells Randi "she's just like leftie Rush, only not as

Did anyone get and post video of the Band of Brothers on cspan Weds?

It is not enough to "criticize" the President's policies

cspan1 - Band of Brothers speaking for about 1 hour starting now.

Hewitt says Dan Rather had Axe to Grind and should've been Fired

Just think how much MORE power * would have if Iraq had gone "smoothly".

Anyone read the post in Latest Breaking News re: Reid & Abramoff? nt

CNN blatantly exploiting 9/11 imagery.

Former Feinstein staffer edited Wikipedia entries

"Liberty Tower", Library does not matter...

Go to CSPAN Now!!! Dem Veteran Candidates...

Thanks cnn, Why bother reporting on cheney leaking...

Do they have Internet access in Iran?

IDIOTIC freeper woman on CSPAN.

More Than 1 Million Iraqi Shiites March


BREAKING NEWS: Terror suspect on the loose in the US with WMD

As so many Americans like the US gov spying on them...i have an IDEA!

Randi has a live one!

This is a political marketing corporation

RW boycotting Austin Chronicle over photo of Bible between woman's legs

What Would Jesus Drive??

They didn't use this info politically for the 2004 Election? Bullshit.

Ugh. Reading "State of Fear" is like being raped.

Nora Ephron's hilarious riff on Tweety's man-crushes.

EVERYONE is fucking crazy. EVERYONE.

Breaking A photo has been found and it shows bush getting a check

Are they death camps?

No Gays allowed in kissing contest in Madison, WI

L.A. Mayor Blindsided by Bush Announcement

Feinstein: "I've never seen anything..the second wave was bonafide or not"

Should we bomb Alabama?

Tribe money wasn't dirty UNTIL Abramoff BRIBED his pet Repubs with it.

Osama has more videos than U2

Keith Olberman would LOVE this thread - please email him so that

House Rs are in a party retreat today???

No Bounce For Bush

Do NOT be afraid!

The Mayor of LA cries foul

As long as they're spying on us, they might as well take my phone msgs.

i need educated: TEXAS politics. education especially

Fellow DUers....Presenting Ms Randi Rhodes.....

Devil in the details:Plot foiled by whom?

Guess who the Repubs put on the Appropriations Committee?

Aren't the Alabama church burnings = terrorism on U.S. soil?

Never use someone's death for politcal purposes

Chris Mathhews on Hardball - Talking about Libby/Cheney

Easy democratic message.. "Republicans are WRONG for america"

Quaker group warns that bush's new budget undermines basic values

Take a look at our signs in Houston "Save America Without DeLay"

Scooter says Cheney authorized him! grand jury testimony

From Daily Kos "To The Republicans It's Your Funeral"

just heard on AAR 48% of our nations idiots

Some freep mail - Ted Kennedy didn't speak at CSK funeral, did he?

Please tell me what the term 'racist' means?

WTF! DU Is Slow And '' Cookies on DU Latest Page

Oh sht! Harry and Abe...

FINALLY -- Some relief for the abused pets in Waveland, MS shelter!

Cafferty just doesn't hide his disdain for Leslie anymore

DU just got very slow

Courageous student stays seated for pledge. Super patriots go nuts. should be funded by the Bush /Cheney families

Conflating The Media With A Gallery Displaying "Piss Christ"?

Anderson Coopers Blog. "I have a suggestion"

Who in the world is Jane Hamsher?

They're back at it again...

Al Gore's daughter coming up on Hardball

If Cheney Authorized Leaking (the media doesnt give a fuck)

Must see show about Bush on tonight!

another supreme court nominee?

any brave soul been over to the freepers

lou Snobbs talks of Reid/Abramoff connection, fails to...

Muhammad cartoon debacle: It's got black op written all over it.

Special Offer on "How Democrats & Progressives Can Win" DVD

Mayor of LA: WTF?

Who here is looking forward to Michael Moore's new film?

Senate hearings can be soooooo TEDIOUS,,

2265 Reasons why the DSM is Important

We must be careful as to which music we choose to dance

What do you think of Wiki?



When you foil a terror attack, do you:

You're never going to believe this but I just foiled a Terrorist Plot...

Is Bush getting desperate? now has to invent a 9/11 scenerio in LA

The cops arrested some protestors in my city last week.

Update 20 Bush: U.S. Surveillance Helped Stop Attack This

I single-handedly stopped a mad terrorist bomber from blowing up LA!

Jon Stewart/ TDS: Alberto and the NSA Hearing

Pls point me to thread--Cheney Spearheaded Effort to Discredit Wilson

Did I just hear that Tom Delay has been appointed to head

Gosh..I wish DU had a second Politics Forum. So much is lost with just

WH may a terrible mistake not informing LA mayor of details of plot.

If the right winger reps really wanted to show reform.....

BushCo: "this information allows us to get the dots"

Appx. 90% of American Criminals in Prison are Christian or Muslim.

Shoe bombs design and manufacturing

Twice today I've tried to steer discussions into the realm of peace

Poll about Los Angeles

(Trivia) Q : Who was behind the 9/11 attacks ?

Comey Asked By Specter To Testify Before Judiciary Committee

A Constitutional Amendment restore democracy:Paper ballots and Hand counts

Fox edited out applause following Lowery's remarks at King funeral...

What happens to us if the detention camps are real?

Bush administration releases photo of LA shoe bomber!

RW racists' effect on the nation

Ahoy DU ... Libby rolled on Superiors Operation X is a Go! Pix

Yet another pointless narrative about our world. . .

US evangelicals launch green plan (BBC)

Question: Why are Castro apologists allowed to spam DU?

Aren't the cartoon protesters now demanding establishment of religion?

MSNBC Has It !!! - Libby\Cheney

CourtTV has the trial of the Dem activist who slashed tires.

anybody out there , help

Immigrants, Slave Economy & Low Wages linked in South's Traditions

Arianna Huffington: "Mother of All Wedge Issues"

Police: Bus driver tosses complaining rider into traffic

Hypothetical: Eavesdropping WITHOUT a Warrant

Cindy Sheehan will not run for Senate

Paul Hackett: Bush Budget Shameful - LONG!

"Willie Nelson Introduces Alternative Fuel"

Amazing! CBS eve news covering Libby ratting Cheney out

7PM ET: CNN Covers Abramoff Emails

Fla. Video Said to Show Boot Camp Beating

Ok, finally, the MSM is catching on to the Libby/Cheney implication...

Need opinions: Anyone e-file their taxes without a tax pro.. and if so..

Mary Matalin: Civil rights leaders 'nothing more than racists'

True colors: Repubs don't care about civil rights...

Everytime they say justice or law pay attention...

How Dems should respond to Bush's LA Comments re: 2002 Plot Foiled

email from Cindy Sheehan==any techie wizards out there?

Let's see how fast the White House caves to this

If you ran a company whose job was to buy patents and sue violators,

Visiting behind the lines...

800 threads with 9 or less replies in GD..(half the current threads)

Something is going on behind the scenes with this spy stuff.

Don't give up on stopping the Patriot Act!

Limbaugh likes analogy that Obama "is the Donovan McNabb of the Senate"

KO will be good tonight!

LIfe Without Cheney....What......

Russia`s chief mufti calls for tolerance (over cartoons)

AWOL's "Service" Commemorated in Bronze ---pix->>>

ROFL: "CNN No Longer Milking False Alarm Story in Washington"


VIDEO- Schuster on the CIA Leak (Cheney)

Nazis call Minutemen "sellouts" - Hmm, Reichstag fire, anyone?

I call upon the House to begin hearings to impeach Dick Cheney

Olberman: H*ll hath no fury like a Brownie scorned!

"I'm really upset and accused Diebold of lying," -- Clarksdale,MS,USA

Sneakernet Samizdat and Our Precious Upload Bandwidth

Go to hell, Chavez tells Blair

NEW spy cartoon... from David Ippolito.

I would turn into a Bushbot if they came for me {detention camps}

Has Randi Mentioned The Cheney\Libby Waas Article Today ???

"foiled attack was disclosed last year" - Anybody remember this

O'Reilly: "What if Bush had used Coretta's funeral for political points?"

An important question about Bob Woodward's frogmarch.

Plot uncovered to blow up tall buildings with shoe bombs when

Iran: the next war

GOOD GOLLEY.....It's Majority Report Time......

My 'Essay' about the World

Must admit; bush is VERY GOOD at this...

Cindy on Ebay?!?!

Today's News:

Hardball's top story is the Libby - Cheney story!

Viva la evolucion! T-shirts etc. to wear to the next DI hearing...

Lou Dobbs just reported the FAA wants to outsource Airline security..

VIDEO- Worst Person in the World Feb 9 06

O'Reilly: "Make sure Sharpton's in chains..."

VIDEO- Bush and the Terror Tower (KO)

Faux News - today's Worst Person in the World

Something I've noticed about the NSA defensive people...

It's weird that some think that DU is getting weirder,

When will media ever get it right re: Abramoff & Reid?

Need help on wiretapping and Quakers

Yeah, that's the ticket! Yeah, that's what happened....

self delete - wrong forum, my bad.

Bush To Claim Foiled Terror Plot! LIST YOUR FOILED PLOTS HERE!

2,264 US soldiers dead in Iraq. US troop death toll surpasses War of 1812

There's Something "Funny" About the Libby-Cheney Story Out Right Now

So when will "we" turn on the "World Can't Wait" events/organisers?

Tentative Deal Is Reached on Patriot Act

VIDEO- Brownie on Countdown- Heckuva Threat Brownie

Smearing Harry Reid

Did the Bushies know what Katrina could do? The NWS certainly did.

BREAKING: Cindy Sheehan is not running

2/9 NEW TOON - bush budget sets sail

Bush reveals second foiled terrorist plot !

The cost of the Iraq war is 177 million per day, 7.4 mil per hour

Anyone watching C-Span ?

c-span cpac dinner - pat boone is going to sing

From Britain - Iran: the next war

Reuters reporting the "Cheney authorized aide to leak in CIA case" story

Keith olberman to chat about Cheney-Libby now.

Bush and Abramoff at an art gallery?

"you either blow off your feet or you blow off the front of the airplane"

Pombo defends taxpayer-funded RV trip

Does anyone have a link or some details about the arrest in Iraq of a

DNC defends Reid on these accusations about Abramoff.

Wayne the Great Bet-sky?

Flags At Half Staff.......

Larry Johnson:More Horse Hockey from President Bush

Randi is quoting Capitol Hill Blue on Abramoff

I'm frustrated and it's too easy to get cynical

Putin says will invite Hamas leaders to Russia...

Bush Abramoff met 12 times


VIDEO- Small Clip from Hardball-Schuster on the War, Cheney, Libby

Anyone else notice that we have not had a heightened terror alert

'Now Joining the Bird Flu Summit...'

The Reid/Abramoff story is a distraction from Bush/Abramoff story

Abramoff says he met Bush "almost a dozen" times

Transcript of Dean's GMA interview

I Think DU has Gotten Weirder in the Past Few Months

" Bush is TOO liberal for me"

Army efforts to enlist Hispanics draws recruits, criticism..

Idea for good media coverage of Dems and Dem viewpoints

Interesting info from Stephanie Miller on NSA hearings

Elizabeth Edwards blogs about "Lots on her Mind"

What If: Terror Attack on the Olympics?

VIDEO- Posner on the Threat today-Is it Real? Is it Political? Is it 1984?

What's the deal with AAR coming to Orlando?

Freeps attacking Helen Thomas

I'm Not Buyin This Bush/Abramoff Photo...

I'm starting to get a little ticked at DU

Time to lighten up...A FOOT OF SNOW IS COMING! WOO HOO!

The GOP's Five point agenda for America

John Conyers: Flawed Patriot Deal

well the war in iraq is going well for the iraqi children

I don't believe this! AP-Ipsos poll: 50% support spying?!!!$#@$%^

Danish Cartoonist Editor is a big Neocon !!

Osama tapes and random foiled terror plot details have replaced

Looking for Club Of Rome/Limits To Growth model source code?

What would make the shoebomb/skyscraper story more scary?

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Endorses John Bonifaz for Massachusetts Sec. State

So... Ya Think Roves Threatening Of Senators Might Have Been Beyond NSA ??

Is challenging a democrat in the primary working against the party?

Now that Cindy Sheehan won't run, how do you feel about DiFi?

** Republicans create Bill to Abolish 22nd Amendment ** (HUGH)

Attack of the footless terrorists

WTF is this bullshit? Brown will inform unless he's paid off?

Does anyone have the phone number for Al Queda?

"How many bush administration officials

Must See Movie Starring George Bush and Richard 'Dick' Cheney- Poster

Can anyone tell a newbie why topics get "locked"? n/t

One more way this shoebomb story smells

Are more Americans "waking up" or "going to sleep" everyday?

Students Sue California Over High School Exit Exam-say it's discriminatory


The man is not the Sun King

Looks like Jon's out tonight.

Lowered my Triglycerideds from 585 to 110 in 2 months...Yeah!

How is the Bush White House able to hide everything? Everything!

Can states demand proof of US citizenship before

Neil Cavuto asks are Democrats Using the War on Terror for political gain?

Cheney Spearheaded Effort to Discredit Wilson - Truthout

Lindsay Graham feels the heat.

Sen. Boxer Statement on the 2002 Los Angeles Terror Plot

Rob Cordury filling in for Jon Stewart!

Adolf Hitler action figurine (insert Klaus Barbie & Ken joke here)

??????????????????? ???????????????????????

bush is the bomb

Fox News Poll: Americans Increasingly Prefer Democrats

Why doesn't Fitzgerald indict VP Cheney?

CBS News says that torture was used to find out about 2002 plot

Notice in Bush's discussion of "foiled" 2002 shoe-bomb plot, no mention...

TDS bit : "Who's NOT comparing Bush to the Nazis ?"

Jack Cafferty is becoming must see tv.

MSNBC E-Survey: Who do you believe is telling the truth? (* or Abramoff)

Ask a Republican, by Richard Martin (R-Ohio)

Remember the coroner Cyril Wecht? Busted by the Feds

Lordie, what WILL the BushBots do if the boy king is impeached? Or Cheney

The Phony Terra Plot: Will Anyone In Congress Call bushco On it?

Have any DU'ers made $$$$$$$$$'s off "Mad Money Cramer?"

What would you do - a neighbor is arrested by Homeland Security?

Norah O'Donnell, looking breathtakingly radiant

Looking as old as his father. This Prezidentin is hard werk.

First they wiretapped and came for the Muslims....

Wow... The Freeps Are In COMPLETE Denial On The Waas Story...

Do we do a media blast? * SPIED AS OF JAN 2001!

A shout out to a great DUer

We need a LAUGH: FDL commenter "reveals" a new secret bin Laden blog!

New American storm-troopers.

Matalin: "I think these civil rights leaders are nothing more than racists

Selective Service and my son

"Creepy tales from eastern Maryland" mentioned on Rachel Maddow's show

MANDATORY MALLOY....Truthseekers Thursday Hoedown

Leftist Leaders and the return of OPERATION CONDOR

36 hours from now...

L.A. Mayor Blindsided by Bush Announcement

Thought : Scooter Libby doesn't have superiorS (note the capital S)

DR. Rice: "With press freedom comes a certain responsibility!"

I am sure I am late, but KO was on FIRE!

Teens Find Over-the-Counter Alternatives to Street Drugs

Who's Leaving The **** Administration FIRST

I hate college Republicans

If you are a homeowner, have you visited zillow, yet?

Angry Soccer Mom

Do you think Republicans are GLAD that 9/11 happened?

Barney Franks on harball talking of Katrinia

Shaming Barnes and Noble

These foiled terrorist plots - Is there any proof ?

Would you believe that some horse's patoot actually is marketing this?

Re: Appointments for Brownie & Delay...

So could all these leaks about Cheney be preparing the public for...

I Cry Everyday For The Senseless Deaths in Iraq. Do The Warmonger Repukes?

AFA sending offensive video to their subscriber list!(NBC Las Vegas)

WTF? On softball: george bush is the Most Important Person in the World???

Hrdbll -- Barney Frank is fearless -"ethnic cleansing" in NOLA

I think this is going to be HUGE concerning 2002 LA planned attack

This Needs To Be Our Stance On Iran: Follow The Protocol

sexually ignorant, misogynist Kan. Att. Gen.Phill Kline opened his

Support the troops who resist! Let the resisters stay in Canada.

"Sen. Clinton Urges Democrats to Speak Up"

It takes a village to destroy a child

DeLay To Oversee Justice Dept., the U.S. is 100% CORRUPT

"The Democrats Tiny Megaphone".........Robert Parry asks "Why?"

AP tries to link Reid (D-NV) to Abramoff, Josh Marshall crushes the piece

Suggestions on readings for my students

VIDEO- White House Press Briefing today-Selected Questions about Bush Terr

2004 Election stolen , is anyone able to add something to this debate?

Does this help catch OSAMA BIN LADEN?? Important to WAR on TERROR -

MY HEAD IS EXPLODING - Corporate Media A-HOLES!!!!

Wow! Coretta sure flushed the racists out of their hidey holes.

A clever reporter just asked Scottie a wonderful question:

Burythehatchet's manifesto for Democratic rule

I've always loved this..."A Day IN THE LIFE of JOE REPUBLICAN"

Why I use the term "fascism" a lot more now

Why did Bush break the story about an LA bomber today ?

Okay! Who's Responsible for Bush Making a Fool of Himself /LA Bomb?

GM v Honda

Al Sharpton wtfpwns Bill O'Lielly

George Packer on the Colbert Report.

I Find The Reid/Abramoff Thing Discouraging.

Critical point being missed in Cheney/Libby/Plame story today?

Whoa - CNN is actually telling the truth about criminal Bush!

OIL! If Sweden can do it!

Strap on your helmet---tomorrow could be a big day.

Sing it with me!

Photo Array : Bush Voters (** Dial up Warning **)

Scotty/Chimp busted on "shoe bomb" bullshit...Scotty just snickers

So are we FINALLY getting to the tipping point on criminal Bush?

So, who is spilling the beans on Cheney and Bush to Fitz?

"Geothermal pump gives free heat "

Grover Norquist Drowns in Bathtub

Isn't religion and sprituality supposed to be a POSITIVE thing?

Eulogy for the Martyred Children - DR. MLK speech- I think y'all will like

Another reason some of us have problems with cops

**conservation alert** Bush plans public land sell off!

Air America's premium memberships?!!

Teacher In Trouble - students ask sex questions, she answers

AP Wire> Libby:White House 'superiors' authorized leaks of classified info

Daily Show Heads up: Pharmacists and God!

Okay, Let's do have a "war on TERROR!" Definition of terror:

An American Indian's View of the Cartoons

Did you know....

What could have been - Howard Dean as President

strongest central Democrtatic campaign theme for 2006

More Cheney dirt on the Plame leak from TruthOut...

Programs Bush Wants to Cut or Kill

"...We haven't been attacked in 4 1/2 years..."

"Chavez Calls Blair 'Pawn of Imperialism'"

Don't Invite Me To Your Funeral!

RS: Educators face blowback for protesting Iraq war in schools

We are being manipulated.

Twenty The Robert Cray Band/ powerful music video

du poll. local poll needs help. first female mayor had a state of city

Are there any psychologists out there who can explain the


ya gotta love a hypocrite like rush

WOW... Media Matters - AP Did a Hit Piece on Reid!!!

Iran to hang teenage girl attacked by rapists

Want to avoid identity theft? Here's an Attorney's Advice -- No Charge!

People that glorify war or accept war are sick human beings...

Iranian offer of a two-year moratorium on uranium enrichment

Cheney 'Authorized' Libby to Leak Classified Information

Kerry calling out the Media on Schultz

Alot of folks aren't paying attention and are getting neo-conned again

DU this poll!

Don your tinfoil chappeau. Bust of flightsuit boy shows he's prez for life

National Review's O'Beirne On The Wrong Side Of Free Speech Debate

The heritage behind America's irrational militarism and imperialism

I _was all excited about the proposed Clean Election (public funding) bill

Who is Kate O'Connor, turncoat from Dean's Pres. campaign?

What advice would you give the Democratic Party ?

DU this... rate the performance of Dubya...

Has GD gotten weirder in the last couple of months?

Patriot Project launched to defend vets being attacked for speaking out

Charlie Rose (New): U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales.

Republican Congressman Getting Serious About Domestic Spying

I've been away...can someone give me some good news ??

BushCo For Dummies.....

Does anyone know if it was usual for Reno to be sworn in?

Flash: It Wasn't A Nerve Agent In the Senate Office Building......

DLC advocates and supporters @ DU invoke Joe McCarthy to combat criticism.

Why didn't Patrick Leahy and the rest of the dems....

Boy those repukes punished Delay with seats on Appropriation & Justice

Military gets its orders: Limit access to students

When Clinton reduced the amount spent on Defense . . .


Photos: Madame Moodswing disembarks from her plane in Rome

Republicans Are Revolting (in more ways than one)

Tweety...has he ever bitch-slapped a male Republican ?

I am looking for an article that appeared a few days ago

FEMA's Brown seeks White House approval to lie, mislead and...

Spellings on cspan--"US competitiveness"-and education budget.

"If you are wrong on taxes and the economy, being a Vet -

The epitome of Bush's idiocy and ignorance

Democrats are "Angry" - Republicans are "Comatose"

The new and improved Republican Party

For all the nutjobs saying spying is ok with them

Some Republicans not buying spying

It's encouraging that Repukes want Bush to follow the law--I think?

C'mon Repubs ! Don't question your leader !

So now that we all know for sure * is trying for World War III

We should call Bush's "domestic surveillence what it is...

Why did the press report the SBV were unaffiliated with the WH?

DeLay denies Abramoff, turns to "Limbaugh" conservatives for money

CSM: US plans massive data sweep

Social Security private accounts hidden in Bush budget

Shouldn't we be calling the GOP the "Bush Party"

World Can't Wait--any comments or input?

The Repugs will be pushing every fundie Hot Button for 06 elections

Does anyone know if Scoty is going...

this a.m. I watched Dem. Steny Hoyer make fun of the democrats

Gonzalez Wiretapping Transcript

Third Way's Middle Class project says opportunity no longer appeals to us.

this country

Time to play Human Rights Jeopardy!! - Thursday's cartoon

What is the Name of the Subcommittee Delay Got On?

If it's Thursday, time for Bush/CNN to regurgitate terror plot list:

Here is how Dems can start winning on Wiretap issue - very easy...

MSNBC calls "Foiled L.A. Plot" a "Spying Success." Fire BAD, Spying GOOD.

Last night's Capital Evacuation - my concern is: office info left exposed

Let Condoleezza Rice and Bush and all the TYRANTS shut up!.

The Democratic Denial Of Reality

What I was talking about - American opinions on Wiretaps going up

Bush's 'principal domestic policy advisor' resigns suddenly

An all out Sunni-Shia war brewing in the Islamic world?

Lieberman has a problem

This Wraps It Up Quite Nicely!......23 Administration Officials Involved

Make use of the postal service

This never fails to rile me: Bushco and the Have Cake, Eat It Too Syndrome

Paul Hackett speaks in Columbus

Navy Reserve Adds Competing Memorial Statue

Olympic Sliming - who, when, how fast?

mAnn Coulter coming to IU bloomington

Randi Rhodes says * said Terror-terrorist-terrorism-97 times

Farm Aid, George W. Bush Style (new tax, plus two support programs cut)

US, not China, stands at strategic crossroads

C&L has The Daily Show's NSA Hearing / Gonzales vid clip...KILLER stuff.

"There isn't even a Wizard Behind the Curtain" - Senator Kerry

Jack and George Buddies? Wolf...CNN...Next up

So if Bush's story was true, then the plot to knock down the

Pledge of Allegience fiasco....Please DU this poll......

Faux is starting to believe its own garbage

How many of the "Band of Brothers" are running for the first time

Would a "conservative" really rather be spied upon then get a blowjob?

Wolf Blitzer yesterday

GOP wants to "bloody" Hillary "in anticipation of 2008 presidential run"

The Answer to Reid Allegatons

Randi is cracking me up

New framing idea for Plamegate ties-in to Mission: Impossible III

Bush signs new law: it's now federal crime to annoy someone via internet

Pew Poll: "None of Usual SOTU Bounce for Bush"

What McClellan really meant about scrub and jackie boy

One day at a time

There is hope for Idaho because of this...

Which features of DU do you use most?

Repub-controlled Congress and White House...Soc. Sec. failure? Dems' fault

Rotten in Denmark : Flemming Rose and the clash of civilizations

Tin Foil Hat Time, Russell Building

It's obvious Reid and Abramoff are in cohoots. A=B, B=C, A=C

fiduciary malfeasance buddies Joe Allbaugh & Michael Brown

Who Loves You In D.C. (and Who Doesn't)

Feingold screams foul on Patriot Act

International Commission Delivers Verdicts on Bush Administration

why does Chris Mathews have a show?

ADVISE data mining operation by the govt

AP Photo: "Tommy, you're doin' a HECK of a job investigatin' Abramoff"

Don't give up on efforts to stop the Patriot Act!!!

strategies and forecasts for 2006

OK...Based on our current state of the Union...Would you support US

Fox Transcript: Cavuto interviews Oxycontin Pigboy Rush

The perfect song for our times and our movement now

GOP's 'Anger' Strategy Has Dems Defensive

Time to blogswarm AP for their Reid Hit Piece

What was Cantwell's deal?

Dems on Delay's Subcommittee Should Boycott the Committee

Josh Marshall is Debunking the AP/REID/Abramoff Story on his site.

Question to ask people who insist Bush has right to tap without warrant

Gen Wesley Clark will be on Steph Miller show..

Gitmo officials use "restraint chairs," feeding tubes on hunger strikers

Dean is in Vermont Radio at 7:00 PM...Switchboard.

front page "Abramoff met with Bush 12 times"

Please check this out ... Band of Brothers from Kos' site .....

Does the truth always have to be "fair and balanced"?

Deutsch: "He wants to demean the president"

Time to Take The Gloves Off

Specter wants special court to supervise surveillance

"Attack of the Show" Waiting For the Men In Black

Congress 'made Wikipedia changes' (BBC)

Domestic Spying apparatus moved from FEMA to ICE

MSNBC Lies about Reid!!!!!

Senate Republicans Reach Patriot Act Deal

Sure is a lot of paranoia around. In the last week, I've talked to

Only on Fox: Cable channel aired photos of aliens attacking Library Tower

What happened to the "terrorist' they caught in LA...with a shoe bomb??

The lie that couldn't fly....

So, will Congress ever depose *'s Secret Service team?

Republicans love Bush because...

US plans massive data sweep

Aww Gee, thanks Raw Story..Did you really say not to give to the DNC?

Anybody donate to the DNC?

60 Minutes Covering $8.8 Billion Unaccounted For Iraq

What Radical Muslims don't get...

Patriot Act Compromise Clears Way for Senate Vote

KARL ROVE threatening Senators who speak against Bush at NSA hearings.

Canadian professor marches against himself.

Huff Po: The "surly" sit-down strike by Laura Bush at the King funeral

ACLU: Top Ten Myths About the Illegal NSA Spying on Americans

AWOL Memorial Bust ---pix->>>

Is there such a things as a 'decent' Republican? Country before party

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Endorses John Bonifaz for Mass. Secretary of State

Is US Military Dominance of the World a Good Idea?

Ready to have your blood pressure raised sky-high?

Speak Truth to Power

Chaney: "...America does not accept resignations in times of War".

FYI: Elliot Spitzer is going to be President of the United States

Catch the terrific John Kerry interview on Big Eddie. n/t

52 Veterans running for Congress- all are Democrats!

Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund = Bake Sale for the Troops ?

"Democrats are angry" sayeth the shrills and harpies ......

Yes! Comey has been asked to testify re: wiretapping!!!

Once and for all. The orators at Mrs. King's funeral reined in the anger.

Top 10 Reason Why Bill Scranton Dropped Out Of PA Gov Race

LA airliner strike -Simple truths expose the lie....

So what kind of reception did Bush get in New Hampshire yesterday?

Babs could not make funeral.. she was at a Rental Convention. (graphic :)

Band of Sisters! 3 Progressive women vets running that need some $$

Field Notes from Bush Country: The Closing of the Bushite Mind

Sweden Plans to Be World's First Oil-Free Economy

Kerry, Salazar Announce the “Duke Cunningham Act”

Muslim cartoons = Flag Burning??? Anybody???

Senator Cantwell ( DINO -WA.) is finished.

Why Dems Don't Win

Third Way's new website, their new projects. We need to be aware.

All the reports add up to a Bush administration in crisis

Protesters arrive early for Bush in NH - Bush gets dissed by Repubs!

(VT) Lawmakers oppose federal eavesdropping program

10 Progressive Caucus will become Committee Chairs if Dems take the House

Bernie Blasts Bush's Budget