Democratic Underground

Archives: March 4, 2006

Faking News in the Illinois Governor Race (GOP primary)--Factcheck

America's Glorious Empire of Debt

National Insecurity (my editorial)

Unions: Miles of Rotting Tunnels Beneath Capitol Could Collapse

Should NSA be made legal or should and illegal program be reigned in?

Pointless Trip to Pakistan

Rhetoric of Unreality

Bush and Gandhi - Humanity Comes to a Fork in the Road


NYT: Much Talk of a Nuclear Renaissance, but So Far Little Action

Garage operation produces $1.60/W wind turbine.

Nazareth quiet after attack in church sparks rioting

Israel protests anti-Israel suits in US

Can You Imagine? - Video Inside

I just watched "Loose Change"

Note to DoJ: Don't Jog in Central Park at Night and Think Before Suing NY

Happy Convention Day!

An idea to address our shrinking population

CD From Minnesota GOP Also Gathers Data

So what's the deal with Bob Johnson?

Duck carving

Wow! Terry Gainer former Chi-top cop stepping down from DC position

States Ask Supreme Court for Emissions Aid

Patriot Act A Done Deal as Senate Caves

Texas Hotel Owner Accused of Katrina Scam

Michigan Democrat VanderVeen dies (succeeded Gerald Ford in US House)

National Insecurity (my editorial)

Israeli couple attack Christian Shrine (Nazerath)

Phoenix Man With Suspected Terrorism Ties Faces Indictment

[Anti-CAFTA] Solis concedes defeat in Costa Rican presidential race

Ex-Hospital Exec, GOP Donor to Plead Guilty

Iraqi officer beginning course on fort (in the United States) Monday

Dayton, Ohio: More in county losing homes

Texas, Maine, three other states sue government over Medicare

Former FDA Chief Sold Stock Before Leaving

MNF investigates reports on Al-Zarqawi's arrest nearby Fallujah

U.S. Plans to Modernize Nuclear Arsenal

Judge Says Disposed Fetus, Tissue Isn't a Person (Could SCOTUS reverse?)

Tom DeLay Faces First Big Post-Indictment Test

Minister innocent of misconduct for performing lesbian weddings

Calif. Proposes Altering Lethal Injection

Venezuela aims for biggest military reserve in Americas

Do You Like Bob Schieffer Better Than Dan Rather...

the daily enlightenment - cloud...

I brought the same thing for lunch 4 days this week

Pick apart the Oscar picks!!!!

"Bride of Frankenstein" on AMC tonight at 10. Brilliant, brilliant movie.

For "LoudSue" -- a tribute to one of my favorite Warriors...

SA! Fu ~ Immaculate Leisure Suit Sommersault...

KO going over O'lielly security threats!

WEEEE are the KNIGHTS who sayyyyyyyyy.......KEITH!!

Why do they say that there is no rest for the wicked?

Need link to those really bad Conservative Singers

Should we start calling Dubya.... "Dubaia"

I'm actually digging on Myspace

Psychic, Derek Acorah's Ghost Towns coming on at 10 pm eastern

I have decided you are all wrong

Post a picture taken in the next 15 minutes of reading this....hurry

Pick a word - any word and then

Please boycott Canadian Seafood....Seal Hunt Time Again

Cat on ice

You would think I just sent MMjr on a death march.

It's time kiddies to take a jump to the left.

I've got a wonderful wine buzz ask me anything

From the mouthes of old ladies

Majority Report discussing the O'lielly security calls now.

Disruptive question...

Want to know what your teen is doing? Go to

Roman Vice? --------- or Scary Movie 3? N/T

The "poop on your happiness" hour!

I wish I had some canned cheese and Chicken in a Biscuit crackers

Sleep well ...Stay gold.

What movies have people NOT SEEN but like to express opinions on?

Need info on workout routine re: weight machines

Pic Thread for People with No Homeys:

Idol rejects!

Saturday night grocery shopping?

There's a movie on LMN with Paula Abdul in it!

Free online video hosting?

Human Animal Hybrid (mmmm....roots)

Help me! I'm addicted to it and can't stop using it! Get me away from it!

DU opera fans .. riddle me this.

Why do rich people get all of the free shit??

m & m's introduced in new flavors!

Stories From the Road. Ronny, Darla, and Rose


Foul mouthed teen girl. Another "Tale From the Trolley".

Hot or not? Lava lamps

Demo Cat

Who is the better vocalist?

Ever had one of those days?

Least advisable sequel?

Question about ripping DVDs onto the hard drive

People with creepy sigs post here!

Is Hollywood out of touch, or is the American public out of touch?

I saw Ultraviolet tonight - worst piece of shit since Nemesis

How good a judge are you?

Most worthless member of a pop music group

Another one bites the dust...

If you go to an ICE CREAM shop what flavour are you most likely to order?

Question: Is there such a thing as Complete Color-Blindness??

What are you taking up for Lent?

Man. Horror/Slasher flick writers/directors these days, so lame

Separated at Birth?


What is the official DU Lounge religion?

Hey ya Wounge Wizards

Who else has read Harlan Ellison's Deathbird Stories?

It's SCI-FI Friday, ya bastards!

What have you thrown up, and never been able to eat again?

What is your favorite breakfast cereal??

Your favorite 3 PBS shows.

(VIDEO) "O! News" - spoof magazine show segment about the Oscars

Please Join Oscar Pool - Before it's too late.

Living will form...

You guys are killin' me here!

For my 1000th post, a musing on natural selection

Rotation Of Earth Plunges Entire North American Continent Into Darkness

Gays, Dems hit rough patch

Focus, Exodus Respond to Gay Task Force Criticism of Reparative Therapies

Report: 'Ex-gay' therapy claims deceptive

Rights group questions ethics of religious outreach to gay teens

I can't handle being a Toronto Maple Leaf fan anymore!!!

Our Golden just died

Friday night Pic Thread (We are overdue for one.)

Loofah Boy, can you say, "Filing a false police report?"

KOEB - 3/3 - Call O'Liely's Security Guy edition

Someone posted this in GD -- best * impersonation I've ever seen

Wikipedia and DU...

Russia tells Hamas to recognize Israel...

No, Brownie really is a dick

Ummm does Bush believe the world is flat?

Bolton: getting crazier

Incest is OK biblically - dad

Petition seeks to revoke "Paradise Now" Oscar nomination

CD From Minnesota GOP Also Gathers Data (collects data on YOU)

STOP THE PRESSES -- Enough Already!

Uh-oh. Rita Cosby is coming on with her brilliant commentary on Tweety's.

Isn't this the cutest thing you've ever seen?

Tweety's an asshole and hasn't one redeeming quality!

Top Republican vows to halt US ports deal

KOlberman saying Chertoff may be leaving DHS !! whow.

"Armed with loofahs"...

Is this guy serious? If so, I wonder if anyone else agrees with him....

DUers. Your mission tonite.

Did authorities catch those people who were burning those churches?

LOL! Olbermann: O'Reilly has a history of problems with phones...

Dubai Port history

General Clark will on ABC "This Week" Sunday morning.

Support Hate Crimes Protections Take Action!

School Hosting Mock War Crimes Trial Of President

Question re: Cunningham & defense contractors:

Fire Michael Chertoff

DU opera fans .. riddle me this.

DU will be in Iraq for 4.5 Billion years. (short video)

Clinton helped Dubai on ports deal?

News coverage of 2007 - what to expect.

7 months ago the media never questioned *

ANY Teachers out there? I need some assistance

David Brooks is just a twit.

What effect would melting ice caps have on global climate?

2,300 US soldiers have died in Iraq.

Sometimes I lie awake at night.......

Sir Paul & Heather on LKLive

Obscene (gratuitous violence) "Play-Station" spot on "Comedy Central."

The Rainbow Tour continues! Bushes arrive in Pakistan, 'security heavy'

Maybe we should call the White House and ask if we can trade this...

Guns don't squirt people

List of Bush Miscues

GOP Growing Increasingly Angry, Frightened by Bush's Missteps...

Hannity just started the teacher story (lawyer is on).

Frank Miller, Batman, and Osama Bin Ladin

Need info on workout routine re: weight machines

At least two killed, 20 injured in protests over Bush’s India visit

Note to NBC: Our Nations Founders were NOT Christians! (Rant)

Rot in Hell (or jail) Cunningham and wait for Tom DeLay

Daily Kos asking THE question: Has Bush gone off his rocker?

2300 Reasons why the DSM is Important

Anyone know what the Capital Police Chief step down is all about?

What has the Dept. of Homeland Security accomplished, if anything?

Where the Heck is that "I/P" Forum because I'm mad as hell with Israel

The Rude Pundit is often over the top, but damn, he makes me laugh.

OH! Why oh why!!......

Experts Call for Releases of 9/11 Evidence - Joins Judicial Watch

Venezuela aims for biggest military reserve in Americas

San Diego Progressives Tune out KUSI, One sided Sheehan story.

This will enrage you: Lieberman and his History of actions against Gays

WalMarts new slogan

Jobs: Now You See Them, Now You Don't

National Organization Suspends Alpha Kappa Lambda at CMSU

Arundhati Roy will be a guest on AAR in the next hour (after 11PM ET)

I'm probably going to be sorry for bringing this up again, but

How To Start a Civil War in the Republican Party, Part 1:

Washington State: Caucaus Day Tomorrow

(Caption This) What Is This Man Thinking !!!

OK, what extra-strength koolaid have the fundies been drinking lately?

I just dropped my mom off at home in Anderson, MO . . .

'Brokeback' Star Slammed by Former School

Keith O to talk about Bill O'Reilly (again)

Tweety's even lamer than we imagined:

The Useless McCain

Lynne Cheney's organization: "Universities weak link in the war on terror"

'Real Time' w/ Bill Maher thred

Pakistanis are more 'united' than Americans. Who deserves democracy?

By selling out their voting base, what do the Elected Dems gain?

"J.J. from Good Times could run the country better than this guy"

Bush: I'm trying to marry off my daughters

So if Bush jumps the shark AGAIN and goes all dictator on us...

Nipple Pincher Gets Juvenile Detention, community service, fine

Civil War In Iraq Is A Good Thing!

Where does the First Amendment end?

Mandatory Malloy Friday Truthseekers Check in with guest host Laura

Bush greeted by Osama banners on India tour

Tucker Carlson is full of himself, even while only reading a transcript

Do NOT call Fox News

PHOTOS: Bush. Revered the world over! Indians hold large protests

NRA Loses “Guns at Work” In Florida

While bush Fucks Around in India Today, Another Soldier is Buried.....

LOL -- Tweety talking about the * leering Condi pic from today's NYT

After critical article, conservative nonprofit accuses Raw Story of violat


nu·cle·ar (nu' kle ar) - OKAY???

Victory against Wal-Mart: A first step.

BREAKING: FL Issues Memo Warning of Security Issues on E-Voting Machines!

Bestiality About to Become a Felony in Washington State

Is Your Job Vulnerable to Outsourcing?

Keith Olbermann covering Bill O'Reilly threatening to call the cops

why the fuck is Michael Brown on every fucking tv show ?

If Bush is impeached, what will it be payback for?

What scandal will FINALLY bring down the Bush cabal?

VIDEO- Falafel Fatwa

We Will All Go Down Together

Am I still allowed to post at DU?

If Alito and Roberts make some blatantly un-constitutional ruling, like...

Wow! Terry Gainer former Chi-top cop stepping down from DC position

ANIMATIONS: Open to new ideas!

XM Radio -- To subscribe or not to subscribe?

Bush Calls Pakistan "Arab Country" - Neocons Continue Claim Bush is Smart

My Democratic Ad -- caution: *pics* -- please check this out!

Outrageous statement by SD state Senator Napoli on Newshour

Bush Delays Release of Study Showing Toxic Rocket Fuel in Most Americans

"We're crashing, we're crashing, we're crashing!"

The cartoon controversy revisited with a twist.

Dems Poised to Win US House, Bipartisan Poll Reveals

Survey questions politicians on Jesus, this is BS and must be stopped!...

My oldest is starting to look at colleges:she has ruled out whole

PHOTOS: High school teacher holds mock war crimes trial of Bush

Bush refers to Pakistan as an Arab country

I just got verbally attacked by some crazy fundie Catholic.

BOOK TV Schedule March 3rd - 6th

The Geography Class Syllabus (from FR but looks legit)

South Dickota: These Woman Hating Bastards Are TRULY Sick

VIDEO- Olbermann on the O'Reilly Phone Call

The similarities between bush & Hitler are often addressed; but what about

We used to call this a "tittie twister" and we never got punished for it

What Bush Was Told About Iraq (Democrats on the case)

The Mangoes we'll get from India will be RADIOACTIVE!

Understatement of the day. I've had a worse fine driving!

Does India really need more Nukes?

Olbermann is gonna be GOOOOOOOOOOOD

US isolation on rights body increasing.

DU this poll!

Republican Congressman Predicts Bush Impeachment

Question with the Blanco/Levee ordeal

Airport security not aplicable to Paula Abdul.

Raspy voice Rita just said Condy is extremely smart and savvy.

Anyone Want A Date With the Devil?

House mulls bill on food label removal (AP)

Reflections from the Gulf Coast (Katrina - 16 House Democrats)

Olbermann video segment of O'Reilly

Pentagon Newspeak Alert !!! "Multinational Force" (the new Coalition?) -

MUST READ at HuffPost: Analyzing Lieberman's Actions Against Gays

"We don't want a President Hamlet, publicly rehearsing his doubts ..."


just saw CNN's piece on randy "puke" cunningham.....

GOP Golden Statues – The Republican Oscars

what *is* a single-issue voter?

We liberals are constantly pointing out racism in Republican circles

Pakistanis revile Bush visit (Bush sneaks into the country)

I just asked one of my wingnut sisters

HAHA! I love Janeane Garafolo!

Tinfoil Hat Time? Chertoff has 'only a few days left' at HLS (Raw Story)

When Did Dubai Ports International Start Running the Port of Aden, Yemen?

I've gotten ten thousand pieces of shit mail from Rethuglicans wanting me

Exclusive: FBI Whistleblower Sibel Edmonds is ready to Talk!

Isn't this sweet! Bush is closer to OBL than he's ever been!

(CA) Democrats announce federal complaint against governor, McCain

This is cool! CA bill gives stockholders say in political donations

If someone doesn't emerge soon, will we be left waiting for Obama in 2012?

Is Boxer on crack?

Would you vote for someone that included this in his platform?

discussion of electronic election manipulation

3/1 Eavesdropping Beyond NSA;3/3 More Extensive Spying Denied

Prosecutor fired amid racism claims

Will anyone have the guts to make a POLITICAL statement at the OSCARS?

Giving Away the Farm: Bush Caves to India on Nuke Deal

I'm tired of the hypocriacy where it concerns campaigns

Americablog: What Al Gore's been up to

KR: Ethnic hatred in Iraq has become entrenched, political solutions elus

Halimi died because he was Jewish

Party Hacks (California Goes Diebold)

The Clintons, the Doles and the Dubai port deal: political duplicity and..

Oops, we helped ruin the planet

Spies and Lies: The Case for Impeaching Bush


Great Op-ed outlining the frightening silencing of Govt employees


Bush and the bomb (Indian agreement 'disasterous' for proliferation)

WONKETTE: Marines blocked from her site & political emails

The Health Care Crisis and What to Do About It (Krugman & Wells, NYRB)

The Bush administration and the global decline of American capitalism

Like drunks on thier last binge, consumption is UP in California, again.

Congressional hearing might meet at proposed dump site

Line Leak Spills Oil At Prudhoe Bay - Size Of Spill Unreported - Reuters

Ground-Based Astronomy Will Likely End By 2050 Due To Pollution, Climate

Natasha Walter (The Guardian): Can environmental ethics save the planet?

(NM-D) Governor signs solar tax credit, education bills

Russia challenged by nuclear woes

Biologist works hard to duplicate Mother Nature's work (Atlantic salmon)

The Anatomy of the Plug-In Hybrid—Part 1: What the Heck is it?

Renewable energies to transform farmers into ‘energy moguls’

DOE - US Can Quadruple Oil Reserves - Just Inject More CO2!!

A new dawn

Rickman Slams 'Censorship' of Play about US Gaza Activist

Despite pressure, Hamas leader says Israel has 'no right to exist'

Hamas blames 'hate culture' for Church attack

On new tape, Bin Laden's No. 2 congratulates Hamas

Despite pressure, Hamas leader says Israel has 'no right to exist'

Church attack motivated by 'economic distress'

Thousands Protest After Attack On Christian Shrine In Israel

Marzel to beauty queen: Don't marry a goy

Is the UAE Blackmailing Bush Over 9/11?

Dennis Kucinich States That Bush Administration Let 9/11 Happen

Loose Change: BS

Die bold in California

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Saturday, March 4

AP picks up Sancho story today ! This is MSM reporting, guys! Don't faint.

"Definitive Proof" of Election Fraud?

Does anyone know anything about a "Jim Dickson" -- any info. would be

Gov. Jeb Bush, S.o.S. Sue Cobb threaten Leon Co. election takeover!

New Blackwell Directive Raises Concern

A Broader Perspective on Our Fight For Elections

Harkin calls for troop pullout

District and State Convention Delegates; Check In Here.


Does this interface description mean this pc has a modem?

Well, well, those mythical "Bell attack ad" mailers finally show up.

If re-elected, DeLay “will do exactly what he’s been doing for 20 years”

Are you doing an Oscars party?

I just made a tub of garlic butter--yum

What are the herbs you most like to grow and why?

Liberal leadership speculation

Just visited the updated Prime Minister website

Canadian soldier in Afghanistan wounded in ax attack.

After critical article, conservative nonprofit accuses Raw Story of violat

U.S. Isolated in Opposing Plan for a New U.N. Rights Council

US inquiry into music downloading

Iran 11th-hour nuclear talks fail

EU may allow Iran to enrich uranium

Party Hacks (California Goes Diebold)

Bush visit 'prompts Imran Khan's house arrest'

Brazil follows own path on AIDS

KR: Ethnic hatred in Iraq has become entrenched, political solutions elus

US signals abandonment of nuclear disarmament

U2's Bono pays homage to 'new Argentina'

Officials Say Port Company Faces More Intensive Review (NYT)

GOP: Politics Blocking Survey of Spy Units

Joseph Wilson makes N.M. visit, backs Madrid (Dem.Patricia Madrid)

Air America Appears To Lose Flagship Station

Oops, we helped ruin the planet

Baghdad market blast kills seven

Pentagon Releases Names of Gitmo Inmates (not in full)

India courts more US investment

Detentions to stifle Bush protests

(CA) Governor skips fight event; Planned mixed martial arts appearance...

WP: Administration Revives Dispute Over Eavesdropping Authority

Shia-Sunni tensions are growing in the U.S.

Guatemala to open police archive to probe abuses

Arab League to open office in Iraq

Hopes dim for cutting U.S. forces in Iraq

Condoleezza displeaza Spike ("Condi, stop smoking that crack!")

Death row inmates may see a ray of hope: Ruling could save 40 condemned to

Man dies of suspected bird flu in Guangzhou

Indonesian boy dies of bird flu, local test finds

PREDATOR SPY PLANES: Aircraft in high demand

China 'to dwarf G7 states by 2050'

Documents Reveal the Stories of Prisoners at Guantanamo Bay

Army suspends 14 California recruiters pending investigation

Ex-Creed Frontman, Scott Stapp, Sued Over Stripper Sex Tape

A criminal probe is being opened into the death of former NFL star Pat Til

Promised tests remain undone for many FDA-approved drugs

CNN: Army to open criminal probe of Tillman death

US to present Iran with 30-day ultimatum

Bush Plan Would Raise Deficit by $1.2 Trillion, Budget Office Says (NYT)

AP: Adelphia founder's son sentenced

DOJ chief: 7 more in media watched (Philippines)

Talabani says he has assurances U.S. forces to stay as long as needed

Michigan soldier wounded in November blast in Iraq dies

Lawdragon Web site will lift veil on judges (Way Kewl!)

Kuwait signs economic, technical agreement with Cuba

Chilean president praises Chavez, rejects “leftist wave”

Democrats Want Immediate Vote on Port Deal

Deadly blasts in Iraq shatter curfew calm

Iraqi interior minister plans to dissolve militias

WP: U.S. Seeks Deadline in Dispute With Iran

(Charlotte) Pritt's libel case begins 8 years later

Warmest winter ever in Tibet

Parents Complain About Book's Undertones (fundies gone crazy again

Zawahri urges attacks over cartoons

UK, US to withdraw Iraq forces by early '07: papers

PM attacked on Iraq 'God' remarks

Cdn. soldier injured in axe attack in Afghanistan

US nuclear plant leaks fuel health concerns

Army to open criminal probe of Tillman death

Bush Tries His Hand at Cricket (oh, jeez)

Dubai & Dubya in dash for lifeboat (Urged to partner with US Firm)

Texas Town's Police Dept. Shut Down

Details of Some Guantanamo Hearings

Los Angeles to seize some 30 small businesses in Hollywood through eminent

Abizaid says Iraq can expect more bombings like Samarra attack

No Iraq Trip for Legislator Who Opposed Deal on Ports(Peter King)

AP clarifies story about Katrina, Bush (Breach vs. Overrun)

E-mails undermine Reed claim (Ralph's political career closer to ending?)

China to Increase Military Budget to $35B

Bush (taxcut) Plan Would Raise Deficit by $1.2Trillion, Budget Office Says

Zimbabwe 'running out of wheat'

Harris Requested Funds At Behest of Contractor

IRS to auction Cunningham cache March 23

AP: Many Defendants' Cases Kept Secret (Indicator of our rights?)

U.S.-Pakistan nuclear deal not possible: Rice

Bush U-turn on Iranian pipeline

(Senator Tom) Harkin calls for troop pullout in Iraq

US writer Norman Mailer wins top France prize

Cigar Lovers Descend On Cuba

I saw an unusual Xian bumper sticker today, please help me ID it:

Most passionate singer?

I saw 40 robins today. Does that mean it's Spring yet?

This video remix of Bush was just too funny not to post

funny cats

Happy birthday to ... hiccup!

Has anyone here listened to Lena horn?

Does anyone listen to the Gallactica podcasts with Ron Moore?

Dean Stockwell on Battlestar tonight!

need a movie spoiler: "Before and After." Streep, Neeson.

Are you two handed or one?


Word Association

I've got an idea! Let's all howl! aaaaaaa OOOOO!

Why do girls insist on giving ZombieNixon bad advice?


You know whats annoying?

Why is XemaSab ignoring me!

Night darlin's!


It's long past my bedtime

For My 500th Post

This cat is going to get cancer.

A question about "Jarhead" with Jake Gyllenhall & Jaime Fox

Good Saturday Morning, Crew!

There is NOTHING more enjoyable than this!

We need more european DUers!

The sun shining brightly off my door woke me up, and I saw Ra

Lifelong actor throwdown: Jeff Bridges or Kurt Russell?

Fuck YOU Bush! FAIR Trade? FAIR??

Is there a creature more beautiful than CNN's Betty Nguyen?

The pic O'Lielly doesn't want you to see

Queen Victoria on the greatest threat facing our kids today (not)

PARODY: Dick Cheney goes Baby Seal Hunting

Not so famous but historic 70's british rockers - Mott the Hoople

I need some help indentifying a tune.

Tonight @ 6PM-8PM ET a rebroadcast of MrScorpio's HOTTEST SOUNDS

What hobbies do you have or have you had?

I need some help indentifying a tube.

Oh Help!!! I'm Laughing so hard that it HURTS!!!

Late last night a woman told me I was worse than a woman!

What would you make for Brokeback Mountain food for an Oscar Party

My little brother just got in a fistfight outside my apartment building...


Look at my butt!

Worst t-shirt ever:


Posty a pic of the avatar you like best!

We've secretly replaced the president with an idiot. Can you tell?

Copycatting thread title subject lines

Titling copycat subject lines


There is NO in crowd

Why do girls insist on having totally random conversations? (semi-rant)

Am I evil for doing this?

Okay, DU science folk, help me understand this phenomena with

Thank you, Coast 101.3 FM

Don Knott's tribute marathon on TVLand all weekend

Recommendations for adult acne treatment?

My S.O. seems to have developed an interest in Hispanic culture

How long from when you get up, 'til you're out the door in the morning?

Is anyone familiar with the Peebles chain of department stores?

My cat is Stoned. Seriously.

From the WTF File: Travolta to Star in Hairspray Movie

Help - I want to buy an iPod for walking/jogging. What kind should

To Wong Foo VS. Jeffrey-which?

I'm watching the end of "Rudy" and I'm crying like a baby

Live Simpsons

I'm making truffles.

DU thread etiquette question.

Going out to dinner at La Shish.. anyone familiar with it?

Big or little?

juniors solution?

Do Canadians have a distinct accent?


The Ring Two--watch it or skip it?

I watch Lesbian Porn.....

Anyone Have a Good Chilli Recipe?

Indisputable proof that dogs can read...

BREAKING; SCOTUS RULES 5-4 VOTE death penalty for wet willies

I watch Lebanese Porn.....

I hate DVDs that keep playing the same little ditty at the main menu

america zoo ~ buffalo...

thanks to you who helped me to decide which photo to use

Drama, drama, drama, drama, drama, drama, drama!

Humming pipes?

"My boobs hurt."

LynntheDem came through town this morning on her way north

Queen, queen, queen, queen, queen, queen, queen!

You do NOT want to mess with these bad-ass women.

Answer for the lounge

Laws of the Natural Universe...

what do you feed a cat with bad allergies


Bush does Hokey-Pokey in Islamabad.

Mermaid sushi

Khashka is a dirty slandering toe-rag.

What color will the "Remember Critical Thinking" bumper magnet be?

Has anyone else noticed? Khashka has been out and about today!

Post a Neat picture of your self

Hey, guys. I found the top of a fire hydrant outside. What should I do?

Test, using my own webspace for image hosting...

OK, fess up: What Internet Scam Have You Fallen For?

How many people here own a business?

Abandoned thread

When was the last time you fake laughed?

Question for the Lounge


Any Speedster replica owners amongst the DU community? n-t

Some guy in a highspeed chase stops to get a haircut.

Did gas prices go up 10 cents in the last 24 hours?

OFFICE SUPPLIERS love shopping for me

I'm making peanut butter cookies, who wants some?

What's the coolest thing you've learned this week?

Are there any bookstores that allow you to search their real inventory?

What's the best cocktail of neuroses?

DUMB computer question :can I put DDR400 ram in a MB that wants DDR266?

Just got this in my email (funny)...

Mental Patient

Terrance Howard to play

Does a no pets policy usually mean no dogs and cats?

Should I subscribe to Newsweek?

I've discovered my inner DIVA.

Here's what I don't understand about email spam

Does anyone used at home or work

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 3/4/06)

One of my favorite movies was on today -- A River Runs Through It

My dog ripped the F _rom the keyboard!

Bruce Springsteen produces Peter Seeger Tribute Album

What features would you have in and around a totally un-PC house?

Post your lies about XemaSab here!

"Ace Of Spades"- Motorhead

What do you think of "EFT"? (Emotional Freedom Technique)

Real Life Simpsons Intro:

Would You Go Through Your SO's Email?

Dog home alone

I love shopping for OFFICE SUPPLIES

Did guys wear BOXERS in the 80s?

List 3 random traits of your pets

Need some help here. Back in the 1980's there was a white


Ex-Creed Frontman, Scott Stapp, Sued Over Stripper Sex Tape

I just did Barbara Boxer

Does anyone have a good recipe for cheese dip?

My son ripped the damned R off my keyboard!

progmom on the air - 12-2pm - post jazz requests here

Jackson 5 Drummer Slain

My grocery store has redecorated... they also now sell something new:

So what are your plans this fine Saturday

Houston, we have a problem....

*sigh* Nothing is holding my interest today...

Just so you know, Dave Chappelle is the shit. Block Party

My nine yr old daughter just took a note out to our dead kitty's grave

Best. Love. Song. Ever.

just for fun

carnivore, vegetarian, or?

Which film do you think will win Best Picture at the Academy Awards?

Punk Rock Kitties

I'm sorry fellow Du'ers, you'll have to go on the rest of the

Have you ever worn a tinfoil hat?

Dubya uses Tennis Ball to play Cricket

Is there any other way to connect with a guy besides small talk?

We need to spruce up this Lounge with new furniture and stuff......

All of DU roll call sound off now!

Styx, Styx, Styx, Styx, Styx, Styx, Styx!

Least passionate singer?

Post all the things you hate about Khashka


Ladies how much does the size of a man's boat.

If you want to laugh your butt off, you gotta hear this.

What were Overlooked/Non-Nominated Stuff for Oscars

I'm thinking I may need to leave DU for a while.

I just started to read "The DaVinci Code"

What end of the bee does the honey come out of?

Replace a word in a song title with "kudzu"

Pure, self-indulgent brag about me

We need MORE Brazilian DUers

Who should play Batman for "Dark Knight Returns"?

Ooooh Look at all the pretty flowers & plants

Who is your favorite Batman?

What Would You Do - Take The Quiz...


How do I get cat puke stains out of a rug?

Okay, I'm going out to buy lots of chocolate now!

Post an insinuation about me here.

Post here & I will give you a compliment.

*warning* 5:26 is one of the loneliest times in The Lounge.

Time for little T.J. to get some beauty sleep....

It has to be done....

Goodnight you all!

I am frightened. I worked on a Sunday and I understand there's this book

Most tolerant religious sects???

Left tries to regain religion, Democrats seek to offset GOP sway

Arguing with your partner can harden your heart!

FDA finds benzene in sodas (again).

Pump iron to stop middle-age spread

Would you like to visit Titan? ( LARGE MPEG: 83 MB)

Giant squid grabs London audience (BBC)

More than just a game: Carolina vs. Duke (D vs. R)

Fountain of Youth

psychic prediction registry- Interesting read!

I am so conflicted

Jupiter got a new redspot!

A site that has an intensive list of military blogs

this guy has a great video

A good one

Wash. Whispers - Kerry and Cleland have plan to help 70 Iraq Wars vets win

The ladies over at We Love John Kerry

Cegelis - Duckworth crazy making

US Leaders Greeted during Visits to Pakistan

Help me understand zoom magnification.

Tuesday is the first anniversary of the KOEB!

I've missed the show ALL WEEK!

m & m's introduced in new flavors!

Ever had one of those days?

Does O'Reilly Ever Get Calls About the Sexual Harassment Case Against Him?

How long before Lou Dobbs suggests dumping pig parts and blood

Hey, Shrill Willie O'Reilly--I have your phone number AND your address!

'Virtual' visits for children of divorce pushed in several states

Saw movie "Lord of War" tonight-purported to be about Victor Bout

ahem...Secretery Chertoff...might wanna send yer resume on over>>>>

Fake diploma could land you in jail, also to Orally lie or in writing

who do you think they're spying on NOW?

Electrolux workers share their thoughts on the plant's last day

Cheney shirt

"leave no child behind" education reports

An old one but a good one (video of bush walking into locked door)

Don't use the word "conservative". Shrubco has not conserved anything.

Most tolerant religious sects???

The real state of the union address...

Bush sends Osama a message ?

Look on the Research Forum

Has Yahoo started their multi lane Hwy?

What does "freedom of speech" actually mean?

Maron's On:

Democrats very conscious not to fall for Repub trap on national security

"You wanna say somethin' to that?"

Why are certain seemingly innocuous threads locked?

What's the read on Dana Priest ?

Where is the news dump? Is anybody else thirsty for news?

California still taking the lead on SINGLE-PAYER, UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE

Watching the TV show "Numbers."

The Patriot Act Democrats

Oh Mi Gawd

While in Pakistan, will Bush give A. Q. Khan the Medal of Freedom?

Survey: Most California small businesses don't offer health insurance

From the transcript of an interview with Kuwaiti detainee at Gitmo

Rothmann on teacher with war crimes debate -- streaming now

PR Disaster Of Pakistan Trip=Decisive Reflection of Bush Failure-Juan Cole

Bush does the Hokey-Pokey in Pakistan

Bush administration - video outtakes (Toles)

National Guard Spying Nationwide?

Caption the Dictators

Is Bush going to the UAE on this trip?

State bill proposes Christianity be Missouri’s official religion

Dubai & Dubya in dash for lifeboat-Bush Urges Port Co To Get U.S. Partner!

So we are going to have Harassment classes at work

Barbra Streisand: The Importance of Balanced Power in Congress

Lead GOP Opponent To White House Ports Deal Punished

Bush and the politics of pettiness...

"CHARGE!!!!" -- Saturday 3/4/06 toon

Some priceless photos of Bush in India

Washington Journal- Grading your State on mental health services

Scum-sucking traitors to their country

Iraq Abuses As Bad Now As Under Sadaam

Vid: "You need not react that way"..Limbaugh loses audience control, 1990

1st time reader of The Blog Box--GREAT!

Israel's Arrow 2 can block 'any Iranian missile'

Bush photo op in India ---> TOON

i heard we are going to build a Fast Breeder Reactor for India and they dont

Air America Appears To Lose Flagship Station

Saw "North Country" last night

Blackmail-how much of a part do you think it plays in politics?

Senator Edwards to Appear on Meet the Press

Senator Edwards will appear on Meet the Press

Support Rep. Conyers' H.RES.635 (*'s intent to go to war...)

c-span washington journal - it's a bash bush party

Cretinous woman on British TV going on about "liberal Hollywood"...

Senator Edwards will appear on Meet the Press on Sunday

LAT: Firebrand Named to Top L.A. County Labor Post

Buzzflash: CNN Finally Gets It: Bush's "So-Called War on Terror"

Why can't the democrats stop Blackwell?

Top CIA OFFICIAL Under Investigation In Cunningham Bribery Case

This is interesting - Indian PM Singh's daughter works for the ACLU!

Rasmussen (right-wing pollster) has * approval at 41% today.

Doesn't Look Like "Conservatives" Will Be Citing The Rasmussen Poll Today

Former NARAL president Kate Michelman may run against Santorum.

S. Dakota Slaps Up Its Women (Mark Morford article, SF Chron)

Blue Cross profit rises (triples!)

Is Bush Cheney Impeachment What Democrats Want?

Caption this handy piece of pic:

Bush giving away the farm again - this time in Pakistan.

I'm Takin My Country Back

My visit to hell. Well, actually the forum. It's astounding.

DU the Oscar poll for Stewart

"The Earth Is Melting At Both Ends"

When is C-SPAN going to admit they just can't find any * supporters?

At what point do GOP Congressional folks

"We don't want Bush or Khomeini-type fundamentalism in our politics,"

US House used for fascist Berlusconi campaign backdrop

R. Emmett Tyrell Jr: Wanker or just retarded?

DU frivolous Oscar poll! Which one!?!

Liberals = God haters, local LTTE pretend to be a Pharisee contest

What would happen if Bush just disolved congress?

Hunger Study 2006 (America's Second Harvest Network)

fear lives at the Florida Department of Environmental Protection

(VIDEO) Ned Lamont: "Lets rock the boat"

Poll: Do You Live In a Democracy?

What's the Matter with Vermiont? ...A Crisis or a Scam? (NYT article)

Bush's Pakistan "Arab world" speech - is just a regurgitated Iraq speech

Caption *

juniors solution?

Best guesstimate on what chimpy's REAL poll numbers are>>Poll

who is your favorite Republican?

What's Bolton been up to? Check out this UN-related blog!

Let me remind you.............

Video source..... link... list....

Martha Quinn on global warming (bad humor alert)

And the party continues...(photos)

Jupiter got a new redspot..

Making Every Vote Count (Gov. Bill Richardson)

How many are still waiting for FEMA trailers & why is Texas still hording?

This JFK quote sounds like it was written about 04' election.

Inflamer vs Uniter. US leaders on recent visits to Pakistan.

Catch a meme

An ACLU survey for you to check

Spike Lee to Condi, "Stop smoking that crack!"

What is going to happen to the defense contractors who bribed Cunningham?

CNN Calls War on Terror "So-Called" On Home Page

Gay state senator from central Mn. will be in thick of amendment fracas...

A very very cool demo of interactive touchscreen technology

CNN: Story on Shortage of Truckers

NORM: Nugent sticks to his gun on VH1 set

Religious Surveys for Elected Officials???

Are those who display the Confederate flag traitors?

Cafferty: In the Money discussing Jon Stewart

Victim refuses to watch video of her rape, judge threatens to charge her

Are those who display the Gadsden flag traitors?

Question on Catholic Town - Ave Maria outside Naples, Fl

Which film do you think will win Best Picture at the Academy Awards?

Peter King's opposition to Duubai deal has him grounded!

If Democrats = PROgressive, Then repugs = REgressive, Right?

You guys need to relax - the Abortion bans are illegal.

free refrigeration underground..

LA DUer alert :Scott Ritter and Gore Vidal in LA- TODAY

Would you like to visit Titan? ( LARGE MPEG: 83 MB)

State Dept Intel Tracked Rising Popularity of Hamas (yet Condi surprized)

Bush called war criminal (and much more) on MSNBC

Oh and FYI

My LTTE hit the local fishwrap today

Why Don't Repugs Have An OBVIOUS 2008 Prez Candidate, And We "Do"?

Homeland Security + $1 Million Ferraris + California Dreamin' = WTF?

"Koyaanisqatsi " -- I saw this movie early this morning...

Bolton: India, Pak. nukes legitimate because they never signed NNP Treaty

Boycotts, Bribery, AAR and Extortion. I have a legal question.


Bush Sells off USA/ "Foreign Central Banks" Ownership of our US Bonds"

CNN "On the Money" about health care. A must read (really)

How Self-Sufficient Are You?

The cost of bottled water.

Bush and the bomb

?? didn't a WP report an emailer to mailer's employer?? Media Whores

So we finally find out why the Chief of the Capitol police resigned.

Just came across this interesting film - Equilibrium on FX, on now

Despite pressure, Hamas leader says Israel has 'no right to exist'

Airplane maintenance: Don't know if this is for real,

Looks like somebody wants to Inspire some home grown Terrorist

I'm not sure I can vote for Hillary Clinton.

Millions protest Bush in New Dehi

If AAR does go bankrupt, blame the management

It's ok! It's alright! Everything's just fine! No civil war, folks!

'green revolution' effects similar to causes of 'bird flu' spread???

St. Pete Times: Democrats want immediate vote on port deal

Is the UAE still using children as CAMEL JOCKEYS?

Bush and Musharraf intend to fight terror despite "slippages".

Simple Question (maybe)...

Need Book Recommendation for Topic Iran/Contra

Vermont enduring shortage of youth

Shrub has the gall to lecture Musharraf about democracy after

Two great links

VIDEO- Dobbs on Bush's Jobs in the 21st Century comment (compilation)

AUDIO/PODCAST- Bill Frist Threatens to Kill Spy Hearing

Giant squid grabs London audience (BBC)

OMG1111 "The Homos are gonna take over, spread aids all over the place,

Bush plays cricket, as Pakistani cricket star Imran Khan is under arrest

Gentle Advice to George Bush from Indian PM Singh

FDA finds benzene in soft drinks

Richard Perle - in his own words (Motherjones 2004)

Oh dear. Looks like Blair is like Hitchens, a former Trotskyist...

Bush & Revisionist history

Doesen't matter to the machines..

CNN: Criminal probe being opened in Pat Tillman's death.

O.K., Can Somebody Tell Me What's Up With AAR?

Dennis Kucinich on House Floor: They let 9/11 happen

And you thought Bush looked stupid? Look again.

Home Invading Ninja Intruder was Ex-CFO of Indian Casino-Shot by Ex-Boss

CNN: Bush is doing a press conference LIVE in Pakistan

What is this about John Conyers staff accusing him of inproprieties?

The 23rd Qualm

Could a Democratic Win in '06 Set Us Up for Defeat in '08 ?

Republicans don't like to be called suckers

The Reason Little King George Was A Cheerleader ---pix--->>>

Have you read Ted Baiamonte lately? (The real-life Bob Boudelang)

I hereby nominate John McCain for (R) 2008 ! Lets roll with it !

Reflections from the Gulf Coast - House Democrats

VIDEO- Dobbs -An Administration of False Choices

The Angry White Male, revisited

Rush gets his ass kicked (Great Video!)

Life under Bushco and Republican corruption sucks, but...

What would everyone be saying if Paul was protesting outside a meat plant?

Google: Prescott Bush

One last Mardi Gras post: Just a photo which says it all:

That's My Bush! Coming to DVD!!!!!

GA Tort Reform has bizarre consequenes

Africa given free journal access (BBC) {Science/Chemistry}

So a little counter with a fundie freeper today

AP: Lethal 'Flying Gunships' Used In Vietnam Secretly Moved to Iraqi Base

Bush's Widening War - Vietnam's 'Flying Gunships' Deployed Back to Iraq

Lion finally sleeps

Can someone please explain this to me?

Yes I Live In A "Red State" And Yes, It Sucks.

Huey Freeman for President

At Miami art show-Punching bags of Castro and Bush. Bush got punched more!

More than just a game: Carolina vs. Duke (D vs. R)

RIP Harry Brown

Action Alert - Get C-Span to air Impeachment Forum

IRAQ: What you haven't heard

The Gitmo Transcripts

as we approach 3,000 KIA

Great abortion/ stem cell argument for pro-lifers.

Wal-Mart Decides to Carry Plan B Pill

What kind of world do you want?

DASCHLE:Bush Advisers "Feared They Didn't Have The Authority To..."

Divine intervention-* hit by cricket pitch

What do you know about this new movie "A Scanner, Darkly?"

Will Dubya Pose for Photos Goofing With a Cricket Bat?

Frist threatens Reid: No intelligence oversight of Bush or else.

Was the teacher (Bennsih) teaching World or Human Geography?

Check CNN's homepage NOW.

How will destroying America resolve the energy crises? (an inane rambling)

Civil war is good, neocon Pipes says. (Goal was always to destroy Iraq!)

At Early Joint Chiefs Mtg on Iraq, Cheney dozed, Bush ate all the candy

Bush says the way to counter outsourcing is education


Disgusted and outraged. Help me "get over it"

Bush takes a swing at cricket

Condoleezza displeaza Spike ("Condi, stop smoking that crack!")

US pumps cash into prisons as Iraq crumbles (NZ Herald)

Patient: #43 - Name: George W. Bush

America's Working Class Is Being Discarded

Bush hit by ball in Pakistani criquet photo op

Has there ever been a President at 2% approval - help me write error list

Helen Thomas mentions PNAC in her last Op-Ed >>>

How much energy would we save if we closed stores couple nights a week?

More self suffieciency links

No Wiccan Symbol Allowed for Fallen National Guardsman

How is the Plan B pill, "abortion?"

Two Funerals In Two Weeks

Something fishy is going on with Progressive talk shows getting shut down

Francis Fukuyama on Weekends w/ Connie and Maury (MSNBC) now

Ohio couples forced to divorce - to afford health care

* and his outsourcing- is-good -for-the-people speech in India

What's your favorite name for *?

Males repulsed or disgusted by homosexuality

Does a corrupt and reactionary bipartisan oligarchy run the USA?

Norman Blake's "Don't be afraid of the neocons"

BBC Documentary About Psychology & Politics

Such a handsome man..No wonder Matthews swoons over him

GLBALIZATION: Are Americans Finally Ready To Discuss It??

Bush values life Poster -warning, not for faint of heart-

Parents Complain About Book's Undertones (True story of 2 male penguins)

Art Buchwald is dying.

I aim to misbehave

PHOTO: Little Lord Pissypants is REALLY getting into this!

Mark My Words: There Is Only ONE Issue That's Going to Matter in 2008! >>>

FRIST THREATENS REID In Friday Letter: If I Cant Win, I'll Cheat...

The Global Poultry Industry is the Root of the Bird Flu Crisis

Please John Conyers: Impeach Bush NOW by Bob Fertik ACTION>>>>

"A Recent Surge In Violence..."

Workers at Royal Oak Ford dealership vote YES for UAW

Bush's fundraising visit costs county money. Should DeWine reimburse

Potentially dumb question about New Orleans

Thank you, U.S. District Judge Larry Alan Burns

RE Harris bribe scandal, please forgive me if....

Bush Outsources U.S. Nucular Weapons to India..... story at 11. n/t

Bush on Pakistan & War on Terra: "Mushie, you're doin' a HECK of a job"

Life Lessons from Condi: Never underestimate the depth of corruption...

Gov. Jeb Bush, SoS Sue Cobb threaten Leon Co. elections takeover!

I now agree with Lieberman (re: scrub)

Please John Conyers: Impeach Bush Now

Hastert wants Duke-Stir "thinking long and hard about how he broke trust"

Free "Be Patriotic Impeach Bush" Bumper Stickers -- well.....

So who will be the next scrub crony that will be doing a 'heckuva job'?

Fitzgerald's Investigation(s)

"The Leakers", starring:

I need help formulating a LTTE response to Kevin Brady

Robert Fisk: US Trying to Drive Iraq to Civil War

From my blog

Bush's photo op at Shannon Troops transport Hub

CD From Minnesota GOP Also Gathers Data

when i was a child, i believed everyone told the truth

"Poverty politics and the war in Iraq": NAACP's White Female President

Bush Plan Would Raise Deficit by $1.2 Trillion, Budget Office Says

Dems. criticize ports deal (radio address by Dem for Cunningham's seat)

Screen capture: Looks like the "Morans" guy got a spell-checker job at Fox

Give a clear concise 7-second sound bite to convince

Bush Radio: "Ultimately, the best way to create jobs for Americans is..."

No Iraq Trip for Legislator Who Opposed Deal on Ports

24 candidates running for Mayor of New Orleans

California and Die Bold,

WSJ: New Definition Of a 'Child' Causes Outcry (tax, not abortion topic)

Two Million for Roe: Join the Roe Call Now

pretending to be a Dem., D. Karl Inderfurth opined on Wash. Journal

Falwell: Abortion-Rights Group Funds Evangelical Climate Effort

Just got back from Lamont for Senate Strategy Session!

I was thinking, the worst sort of Dum Di Dum Dum* that posts on DU

FLASHBACK: 30 September 2004, Bush-Kerry Debate #1

I found the perfect term to describe the Bush Administration!!

I apologize to anyone that I upset with my now locked thread

AFP Bush Photo...Complete this sentence: "I pledge allegiance to..."

Middle East oil exporting countries held $121.1 billion in US securities

Christian Coalition liar Ralph Reed caught in another lie

NYT: To Democrats Hungry for Senate, a Pennsylvania Seat Looks Ripe

Do You Have Zone Alarm? I Do! Ck. This Out From Cannonfire.....

Lott Breaks Deadlock Between Frist, Reid

Sunday's TV News Shows (Clark, Colbert, Murtha, Edwards, zzzzz)

Reagan’s Campaign Manager: Team Bush Is ‘Incompetent’ (Ed Rollins)

Scientists blast NASA budget cuts (CNN/Reuters)

Survey questions (Kentucky) politicians on Jesus


Borrowing The "Brilliant !" Theme...


Spies and Lies: The Case for Impeaching Bush

Hey Mann, You Want India Mango?

Bush gets beaned playing cricket in Pakistan

Tom Friedman Becomes America's Chief Revisionist Historian

Please, give me some fair warning here..........

Lockheed Martin/ F-16/ UAE/ we sell UAE advanced jets

Best group shot EVER of Bush supporters

OMFG! WOW! MSNBC says Bush is "On The Hunt" for Terra! WOW! OMFG! WOW!

Army to open criminal probe of Tillman death

Our National's something to think about...

In Pakistan, Bush Tries Hand at Cricket

Would you support Patrick Leahy for Prez?

CNN Finally Gets It: Bush's "So-Called War on Terror"

Why do dem leaders try to distance themselves from the base?

"Jesus H. Christ in an Uncle Sam suit..."

Heritage Foundation on why UAE's tie to 9/11 doesn't matter

DU this: Poll on High School students trying Bush on war crimes

Wingnuts Petitioning NBC To Fire David Gregory: Maybe

Frist threatens to re-structure Intel Committee to block NSA hearings.

Bill O'Reilly Contact Information!

O'Reilly / Oberman

There is a TON of misinformation about Duckworth v. Cegelis re: Iraq

Support Rep. Conyers' H.RES.635 (*'s intent to go to war...)

Do you get the sense they are trying to force Hillary on us?

White House wants U.S. partner in ports deal (GUESS WHO?)

Holy Cripes! Vindication for Brownie?

Ohio Race Will Be Key: Buckeye Bake-Off

Catholic hierarchy should be ashamed of itself, re: Kerry, re: everything

Cegelis vs. the Machine - By Cindy Sheehan

H.R. 752, S.B. 873

Is Roe v. Wade Doomed?

The US's nuclear cave-in-- Indian nuke deal

When a Landslide is Really Just the Ground Giving Way Underneath You

Did Bush say $85 Billion for the Gulf Coast? Because this report says...