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Archives: April 17, 2006

Baghdad postmen pine for days of vicious dogs-- Times/UK

Should Israel disarm herself of nuclear weapons...?

The cockpit recording--were the terrorists speaking English or

Muslims outraged by new cartoon of Prophet in Hell

Bush expected to approve dramatic pandemic flu response plan

Protest Planned for Soldier's Funeral

WP: (National) Parks Feel '80 Percent' Squeeze (by Bush Admin)

I'm getting a minivan!

I finally saw Gidget last night. WTF?!

You're competing on Iron Chef

Where's MrScorpio been lately?

I'm no longer on ZombyIgnore - I wonder why?

Can I have some love?


does anybody else do this?

If I open up my wrists

Do I Have to File My Taxes by Midnight tonight - or tomorrow?

I have a fever of over 101.....

Has TLC become

Hetero DUers: post a pic of someone your gender you find attractive.

Okay... so, what do you drive?

Cool stuff for the space freaks among us.(Dialup Warning!)

Watching the GLAAD awards today.

Making connections

Designing Doomsday

Why do we have so many Generals?

How does everyone feel about Bill Richardson for '08?

You know who *really* hates the troops?

Stars & Stripes letters: Generals must step in/Policymakers not in fight

My baby's bleeding out.

Let's assume a lot of what we see and hear is staged for our consumption.

Iran: Declared War On Israel? Will Israel Strike First?

Senator expects seven lawmakers to go to jail (Coburn - R - OK)

We're not running against Ceaser Disgustus in 06

The Lobby and the Bulldozer: Mearsheimer, Walt and Corrie

WP: 2002 N.H. (election-day phone-jamming) Scandal Shadows GOP Anew

Not another war (Toledo Blade editorial)

Prepping you for round 2

Anger at Bush May Hurt GOP At Polls Turnout Could Favor Democrats

George W. Bush: Leaker In Chief by Bill Press

Whose side are we on? No friend in Iraq (essay on politics inside Iraq)

Generals must step in - Stars and Stripes LTE

NPR interview: America Under the Influence of Oil with Kevin Phillips

Lobbyists Say DeLay Could Be One of Them--Birnbaum, WaPo

U.S. backup plan: Iran

Policymakers not in the fight - Stars and Stripes LTE

Pentagon Preps for Iran (WaPo)

Theocons and Theocrats..... KEVIN PHILLIPS

The Flight Forward

So to Speak by William Safire (Cheney and deferentialism)

Gays in Iraq fear for their lives


I don't want to be cruel but I am tired of the Natalie Holloway case

Enemy of the Planet, Paul Krugman, New York Times 4/17/2006

Katrina vanden Heuvel (The Nation): WiFi for All

So I put on a suit and went to Easter service

Irag was about OIL and schoolboy fantasies of empire, BOB HERBERT

Iran, Not Iraq, Fuels the ‘Rumsfeld Rebellion’

People, I give you the vision the national Dems have been lacking.

Easter Sermon spent attacking Dav Vinci Code

We Are Globalized, But Have No Real Intimacy with the Rest of the World

Important new film from Al Gore, "a living symbol of what might have been"

Rumsfeld under renewed attack (D, Richardson, NM)

G. Will: GOP Put Politics Over Principles (GOP House Earned Their Defeat)

Senate Hearings on Bush, Now (By CARL BERNSTEIN)

Found a good analogy in response to the "It's happened before" argument.

earth day tshirts - organic lightweight cotton - $9 each for duers

China - The Sky Darkens - Le Monde (Impressive, Concise Summary)

Monaco's ruler reaches North Pole {global warming trek}

Enemy of the Planet, Paul Krugman (cross-post)

The DC Petrocollapse Conference - May 6th

Question on composting... Is this the right forum?

Journalists, medical volunteers and bystanders targeted

Hamas attacks Israel again!

Syrian official: Syria will regain every inch of the Golan Heights

UN chief calls on Palestinian authority to act against terrorism

Suicide bomber kills 5 in Tel Aviv

A look at Islamic Jihad

Israel Warns of New 'Axis of Terror'

BREAKING : suicide bombing in Israel

The Party Line: ‘Palestinians attack, Israelis respond’

Palestinians: Tel Aviv Bombing Legitimate

911 conspiracy video - Penn & Teller

Has "Loose Change" been fact checked or rebutted?

An untold story of 9/11

A thought on the Pentagon strike.

A Dose of Truth...

The American and United Flight manifests?

Pentagon Strike: Why didn't the show us the wreckage?

count the flashes. thermite.. excellent portrayal of a controlled

Did anyone watch the show on the National Geogrpahic channel last night

Wash. Journal's worst host did a big no no this a.m.

Dr. Bob Bowman - on the ballot in Florida!

Why I don't follow 9-11 conspiracy theories. (For now.)

Don't miss this one...

Question re: allocation of CA voting machines

Helderheid's civil rights thread in GD needs some vote.

CA: Rethug SoS Passes the Buck to Legislature over Voter Reg. Problems.

Define your terms: Ballots, Receipts, Trails

Congressional qarterly reporting

I'm sorry Minnesota for the news i'm about to give you...

Any utilities to track what is being transmitted over your connection?

TSU's Slade Fired..

John Edwards in Dallas, Tomorrow, Apr 18

Will the rolling blackouts affect Texas the way they affected California?

Who's going to see Russ Feingold at Jovita's tomorrow night? I'm there. nt

Support Harriet Miller for state rep


It's not hot until you cry.

OK, note to self: We don't need any more groceries ever.

Roosters give up on foreplay

Our Afghan legacy: Red tape

Liberal leadership poll

Baghdad postmen pine for days of vicious dogs-- Times/UK

Clashes in Sunni district of Baghdad

‘American spy’ beheaded (Pakistan-Afghanistan border)

US assault on Fallujah leaves three Iraqi civilians dead

Kidnapped brother of Iraqi Sunni leader killed

Senator (Coburn, R-Okla.) expects seven lawmakers to go to jail

Gallup: Congress Approval @ 12 Year Low

Former Alaska Senator Launches 2008 Bid (Mike Gravel)

Bush's new chief of staff invites aides to leave before shake-up

Al-Jaafari's Party Stands Behind Him

George Ryan's jury has a verdict

Justices Reject Gitmo Detainees' Appeal

Rumsfeld to meet military commentators

The (Toledo) Blade Misses Out on Pulitzer Prize (for COINGATE)

Rights group slams Colombia's Uribe over charges (Bush ally)

Iran raises tension with £30m gift to Hamas

Peace Activist (Michael Berg) Seeks Delaware House Seat

Reports Citing Imminent Attack on Iran Are Wrong, (DOD) Official Says

AP: States Omit Minorities' School Scores

Gulf countries 'will not back Iran attack'

Rumsfeld Did Not Intimidate Joint Chiefs, Ex-Chairman Says--WaPo

$1.1M from Bush helps DeWine outraise Brown

(Jeb) Bush to meet troops in Afghanistan

Bush's New Chief of Staff Signals Shake-Up

US nuclear talks with Iran urged

Newsweek: Phantom Force (Inside Iraq's Military Forces)

Campaign study shows divide in Blackwell, Petro donors

10,000 refuse to pay U.S. taxes to protest Iraq war


Dollar Falls Sharply in Asian Trading

Iran Claims It's Testing a New Centrifuge

Rumsfeld: No U.S.-style democracy in Iraq (find its own brand)

AP U.S. Death Toll in Iraq Hits 47 for April

Gay families among thousands participating in White House egg roll

Ohio's Reading and Math Test Results Excluded from Racial Categories

CNN/AP: NASA keeps quiet on mission mishap

School Makes Kids Use Buckets for Toilets

Gallup: 57% Say U.S. Won't Win in Iraq (* Iraq approval @ 32%)

Bush's New Chief of Staff Signals Shake-Up

In Italy, signs mount that Berlusconi will have to throw in towel

Rumsfeld says of latest flap: 'This too will pass'

Syrian official: Syria will regain every inch of the Golan Heights

NYSun: No Hint Seen in Memo that Plame's Role Was Secret

UK Independent: Pro-hunting Japanese seize control of whaling commission

Senate Hearings on Bush, Now (By CARL BERNSTEIN)

Wal-Mart to Offer More Health Coverage

Gays in Iraq fear for their lives

Rumsfeld to meet with military commentators on Iraq

"Stuff Happens" play sears Rumsfeld

Nun Missing; Foul Play Suspected

New Bush aide tells staff to expect more changes

Suspected killer got lowdown on men using online sex offender registry

Insurgents mount bold attack in Baghdad (7 hour battle)

Delays in Renovation Costly to U.N.

Oregon Congressman Sends Letter To President Bush On Preemptive Military..

Iraq Issue Is an Also-Ran in Race to Replace Cunningham (CA-50)

US ambassador to Venezuela agrees to report activity plans

Crude Oil Trades Near Record on Concern About Iran's Shipments

Iraqi women's plight worsens (poll shows better under Saddam)

AP: States Omit Minorities' School Scores

Venezuela to complete buyback of bonds

Court Declines to Take Kissinger Lawsuit

Supreme Court won't hear Falwell's appeal

Wal-Mart plans to help rival small businesses

Zimbabwe's Mugabe backs Iran over nuclear issue

Storm Evacuees Found to Suffer Health Setbacks

Breaking - Exits Sealed at Senate Office Building

WP: Mississippi Senators' Rail Plan Challenged

Cheney Stumps for GOP Candidates in Wash.

Enron's Skilling denies having anything to hide

China, Russia welcome Iran into the fold

Intelligent people at reduced risk of mental illness

AP: GOP defector says party is 'out of touch'

US Planned to Attack Iran Before Iraq War

British school to offer happiness lessons

U.S. ignored Shiite militias, focused on Sunni insurgency

Chile to tighten ties with Bolivia and Peru

States Help Schools Hide Minority Scores

US refuses to discuss Iran's nuclear plans in face-to-face talks on Iraq

Editor&Publisher: Here Are Pulitzer Prize Winners, Announced Monday

CNN: Two sealed indictments are handed up in the Duke University lacrosse

Suspected killer got lowdown on men using online sex offender registry

George Ryan found guilty

Sen. Lieberman: US could attack some of Iran's nukes

Homeless Man Returns Wallet With $900

Returning from war, soldiers splurge

Oil Rises to $70 in New York on Gasoline Demand, Iran Standoff

Rolling Blackouts in Texas

LAT: Here Illegally, but Choosing to Pay Taxes

Death squad allegations threaten to derail Bush's last Latin ally

TRUTHOUT: Jason Leopold - State Dept Memo: '16 Words' Were False

Man Using Paper Clip to Barter for House

I saw the dumbest combination of bumper stickers ever the other day

Smoke coming out of my ears!

I refuse to go to sleep

False alarm.

Please... I beg of you... I MUST know...

I just posted in GD....

I must be the last person to see Brokeback Mountain, should I buy the DVD

In a softball game between the Lounge and GD

Man a beard really changes your face

Is there anyone at DU you *really* piss on

we make more sense in the lounge and

most stupid question ever (but NOT brazilian related)

Unflame my heart! (ie. Post here for flame removal)

Saturday, I noticed something sad:

She left me here

"The suffering Easter Brings"


Listening to Mike Malloy pretend to ice pick himself in the head

How Minnesotan are you? find out here

Best Protein Powder for Evening Meal Replacement?

My movie rental list for today

Good Monday Morning, Crew!


It's 3 friggin degrees right now

The Tom Cruise Birthing Seminar (CNN)

If you could be a sparrow,a snail, or God, which would you be? n/t

Wednesday will be the "Kudzu" thread's four-month birthday!

Jonathan Demme's film "Neil Young: Heart Of Gold" on DVD 6/13/06

I got soul but I'm not a soldier.

I saw the best of my generation playing pinball

Girl Toys & Boy Toys-An Easter Story

TurboTax E-filing Deadline Question:

DU has failed me - you left me in tears!!!!!

How can I post a URL of a bunch of pictures for the general public?


Did Elton John write his own songs?


Sorority Under Investigation For Giving Out "Blackest Member" Award

Peeps getting stale? Check out what you can do with a Peep.

Are the mods allowed to have anyone on ignore?

Post something.

Jeep Wrangler Owners...What is the origin of the "Jeepin Wave"...

I'm swaggish on bullsh-t. It's going places!

I got some great news - my cat is totally healthy :-)

I am bullish on Swag. It's going places!

How can I make my view of DU follow my daylight saving time?

Monday earworm.

Lesson for the day! Never, and I mean NEVER, call your boss a skank!

XemaSab, did you change your signature?

PLEASE HELP: Definition of a "skank"

I think the spin cycle on my washing machine just crapped out.

New neighbor rant.

Jack Thompson Sues Florida Bar

So I went to Church for Easter yesterday.

How did I ever get along without this?

Damn! I took the time to type out a reply in GD

Want to feel GREAT?

Well, I'm off to go get my "affidavit of fraud" notarized.

Kiss VS. The Phantom of the Park

I'm squiffy ask me anything

BREAKING! White mob chasing black men near Boston

How old is Art Bell's new wife?

A lady that I know just came from Colombia

KISS or Insane Clown Posse?

iiiiiieeeeeeee!!! 700 club, need help from moderators!

Tim Allen vs. a massive cerebral hemorrhage

Anyone see this yet? Bounce around shrub....

Dick Cheney versus a rectal prolapse

I am a DUrt bag and proud!

As World Turn

"Pull and remove plastic strip to start."

My cat, relaxing (potentially NSFW...)

I got Passover Coke!

This will be 3000. Ask me ANYthing!

Kiss 'Rock And Roll All Night' vs. Ashcroft 'Let The Eagle Soar'

Looking for a statistic for a paper I'm doing...

"I'll sock it ya, daddy!"

Man Kills Girlfriend With Microwave - She Wouldn't Heat Up His Sandwich

I remember Easter as a child. Mom would always take us to Charleston,

Question about New Jersey smoking ban and casino lounges/bars

I got Passover crack!

Your opinion of a little DU thread: bad, good, average, or other?

Banana Splits vs. the Hair Bear Bunch

Underpants and myself do not agree: Who is better-Lynyrd Skynard or KISS

Robert Cheruiyot 2:07:13 AVERAGED 4:51 per mile

Damn, my doggie just had an accident!

I'm getting a new car!!

Note to self re: mud masking and job interviews...

Lately I've been dreaming negative things about Arizona

Which is the more annoying online phenomenon

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Mon 3/17/06)

I will say this about Xema

TSG: Easter Bunny Arrested for Assaulting Woman in Florida Mall Melee

What's with all the furry airbags in cars lately?

Did You Used To Be A Bad Skirt?

Grad student RANT

Wanted to share "Setting the Record Straight", can you do better?

Are there movies and TV shows you watch over and over

That's it from me

I like you. I think you are neat.

Family Visit from Hell

Video Clip: "Madagascar Hissing Cockroach-Controlled Mobile Robot"

Bonless Pig Farmers of America want YOU to "Save The McRib Sandwich"

What will the Easter Bunny do til next Easter?

Wow, try thinly sliced lemon as a topping on your next homemade pizza.

The *official* LSK appreciation thread!!!!!!!!111!!!!!!1!!!!!

In praise of the humble potato.

UFC fans check in

You are the woman that I've always dreamed of, I knew it from the start.

Ex-Mrs. Jagger Jerry Hall is new Spokeswoman for Levitra!

myspace is full of weirdos!

UCF fans check in


myplace is full of weirdos!

I got preached at by puppets this weekend.

Man Ticketed For Changing Red Lights To Green

Oooooh .... 88,000!

bush joke

Eazy E. was the best MC ever.

Hot Beef Sandwiches

I give you THE DOUBLEWIDE Casket ! Behold:

WOW! If I hide ALL the threads BUT my own, this is!

Since DU is going to hell in a handbasket, I am going to go pour a drink

Fanning the FLAMES!!! Margret Cho fans will get this!

What is it with the white cats walking through the fireplace?

Question about my kittens.

boy do I have an easter story to tell!!!!!!!!

Ha! Amish dragracing commercial pulled for bad taste.... link.

whoisalhedges? A stormtrooper, he is!

My batteries ran out of juice!


3 or 4 "Black" chinook helicopters just passed over my house at a high rate

I'm officiall debt free!!! ask me anything!!! nt

Can anyone name one hooker that WON'T fuck me over?

Who's Counting the Votes in New Orleans?

Eat Your HEARTS Out Baseball Fans! WE Will Be At TOMORROW'S Game!

PHOTO: Paragon of class Paris Hilton sucks boyfriend's face at Lakers game

Talk about a Time Warp

Thanks for the prayers and vibes ... and for keeping me happily occupied!

I'm hung like a clothesline - ask me anything

post here if you never ignored anyone or hid a thread

Behold: A Tree with a Penis

I lost my boyfriend to mental illness last night

Reset Button.


Happy Dyngus Day, DUers!

what exactly do they put in McDonalds burgers that makes you sick??

Wish me luck

What denomination of currency would you put Reagan on?

April 16. 9:30 pm Temperature: 88 degrees.

I've got an issue

Tell me the truth...

The ovaltine commercials on Air America = me clawing my eyes out.

12:00 midnight! It's my 18th Birthday!

I seriously need to learn how to cook. Suggestions?

How about dem Mets?


You must be crazy or high

my flat iron just shorted out and burned a hole in my shirt!

How NJ are you? Come on, 'fess up!

Here's to copulation! The cause of, and solution to, all life's problems!

Ack! My star has expired and I'm broke!

I'm going to take you away>>>>

My dear DUers... have I lost my mind?

24! (West costers: Possible Spoilers within about tonight's episode.)

I'm so thrilled with GD let me buy you all a pizza!

Broadway Danny Rose......

Bwahahahahahahahaha! Oh my Gawd!

Any k.d. lang fans here? I mean REAL k.d. lang fans? REINTARNATION!

So, who here flys radio controlled planes?


PBS: The American Experience is on the 1906 Quake

I just invented (another) language.

Ever get the feeling everybody on the board has you on IGNORE?

Brett Somers' merkin vs. Anita Gillette's pessary?


My Refrigerator Went Up. Ask me anything.

i just got a nickel with the louisiana purchase on the back

Does anybody else get an acid taste from high-fructose corn syrup

Motivate me.

Easter Sunday, part one ...sunrise on the Atlantic Ocean in Boca Raton, FL

My take/prediction on the latest Sopranos episode.

New pics from Tennessee. (dial-up warning)

Forest Gump plays with his *new* iPOD

Easter Sunday, Part 2: Sunset on the Pacific Ocean, California!

I see sugar Smack...Goodnight children....

Here's to Alcohol! The cause of, and solution to, all life's problems!

Suppose you were casting movie about Bushies with only serial killers....

War on Easter - Colbert Report - this is hugh!1!1!

I had my gums probed, today. I had one seven mm pocket...

I Never Went Hunting

How I pirated a Bugs Bunny DVD and wound up doing Hard Time.

Here's to Ethanol! The cause of, and solution to, all life's problems!

Man Accused Of Trapping, Euthanizing Neighbor's Cat

May I ask your opinion of this picture?

Chicks dig metaphors

I know it's early in the season

I just hung my clothesline...ask me anything!

Guess what the easter bunny brought us this weekend

Happy birthday/anniversary wishes to....

The cat keeps bringing us snakes

Easter is done. Get over it.

Can anyone name one credit card company that WON'T fuck me over?

Your favorite "Poverty Feast"?


Microwaved popcorn?


Did anyone hear or see Henry Rollins letter to Ann Coulter?

"The Last of the Mohicans" ...the greatest movie ever

Most annoying commercial on Air America?

If you're going to plagiarize....

Dumped dog again. This time I fed her and am stumped :(

"The Devil's Rejects" or "Beyond Good and Evil: The Movie"

What the heck is going on?

If I moved from L.A. to Greensboro, NC how would my life change?

That "Reagan dime" ad will be what finally makes me shoot the TV out

Flower-picking rant

DUers! I summon your opinionated selves...

Fellow DUers 36 years old and older...

I'm baaaaaack....

Say something nice about the opposite sex

Anyone hear from liveoaktx, I miss her posts...

You want to bury the hatchet?

Dobrý den! - Good day - I am ba-aack

92 predicted for Houston today. What global warming?

Favorite rejected 06 Democratic slogan

We're planning a trip to Washington D.C....anyone got any cool ideas?

Ultimate battle of the boy bands

Your vote for the lamest automobile accessory or trick-out?

tomorow i'm going swimming!

Thread for Alien Spawn

Lost fans-who will die? (Specs and poss. Spoilers)

Truth or Dare?

XemaSab Appreciation Thread!

Happy easter, or not.. How offensive?

Spiritual Activism Conference - May 17-20

Does atheism extend to other unproven ideas?

Dalai Lama Meets With Muslims in CA

Fluoridated Water & Bone Cancer in Boys (link found)

Has there been a change to food labelling in regard to HFCS?

BIRDFLU.. Firewall Plan better than Bush's plan yesterday

SCHIZOPHRENIA: Where you live, what you eat may play roles

Experts ponder a future of new sex gizmos, robots

DC Driver Tells Gays, "Get to the back of the bus."; Gets Fired

Question about San Francisco

Anyone have experience resolving mutual debt with a flaky ex?

"Children of LGBT parents are under tremendous pressure."

Supreme Court Nixes Falwell Gay Web Suit

A wonderful Center that needs your help!

I just love walk off homers!!!

Rita Jeptoo tops Marathon women (Boston)

Chess News for week ending April 16

Albert Pujols is good

My foster dog is doing some really weird scooting behavior

Anyone here a Wikipedia editor?

Does this cat need a shrink?

Bach flower essence

Okay ... Iraq Vets in the DU!

Speaking of wind...McCain again.

Hey, did you guys see this web site. Seems sort of timely

The Globe is peeved at Sen. Kerry over CAFE standards

Front Page article on dKos about AQ Khan (BCCI in the comments)

Tom Hayden makes a good point about Rumsfeld

Cam Kerry to co-chair Mass Victory Campaign

Kerry on AMT

Kerry’s letter to Snow on tax fairness

Vote for Kerry .This is a site for early 2008 support. Yep, another poll..

Interesting endorsement of Kerry's Iraq plan.

That 10 point plan of Sen. Kerry's and pending legislation

New Thread for Faneuil Hall speech, cuz the other thread was too big

Most bizarre Hillary '08 speculation (w/ Kerry) ever.

My Contest ideas. Please let me know what you all think

OT but Calling Blue, Homer and the

I'm looking to purchase

Low Water Conditions?

Countdown Newsletter -- 04/17/06: Bolten: There's the Door

delete- dupe

Have some new pics of Sheridan

KOEB Meeting -- 4/17/06: Anyone Bolten? Edition

EEEeeeewww MM didn't like being WPITW

Looking forward to this Neil Young cd.....

NYT OpEd: Bombs That Would Backfire (RICHARD CLARKE)

The cockpit recording--were the terrorists speaking English or

If I open up my wrists

The Bad Son

Would you want the fellow pictured here to lead you in any way?

I Mailed Off My Federal Income Tax With Two Stamps

New York Post Page 6 Scandal. Can someone please explain to me

Homemade Tamiflu ?!?

cspan 2 Book TV--When news Lies--discussion of this book. Just started.

Psalm 23.1 Bush is my shepard; I dwell in want.

A Dose of Truth...

Two sex offenders shot to death in Maine

She left me here

Pink Is the New Red (WaPo)

Gays in Iraq fear for their lives

AK-47 inventor: U.S. troops in Iraq prefer my rifle to theirs

Rumsfeld Apologists Never Say He was Correct

Marine captain, "I will never trust any of them again."

Grover Norquist on Washington Journal

WJ Barf Alert...Grover On The Loose...

Gay parents going to the White House

Criminalization of Undocumented Immigrants Came from Bush

Trent Lott's on NPR at 10:07 AM eastern

Oil surges, hits $70

Natalie Holloway first news story, front and center, on MSNBC.

Transgender Republican takes on House Whip Blunt for Missouri seat

Ex-Exxon CEO's Massive Pension Draws Fire

How old is your car?

Grover Norquist will be on C-SPAN this morning.

CNN poll: Will replacing Rumsfeld change Iraq outcome?

can you imagine if the dollars we are currently spending on war . . .

Question? Timing of posts. It is 6:41 here in Az, why are the posts time

48 US troops killed in Iraq first half of April.

Candy egg hangover? Try a CAPTION!!!!!!

Well...My Repug brother and nephew said Dictator and Fascist...

Neil Young's ENTIRE album to be anti-Bush/ Iraq war!

Cnn doing the Conyers story again of staff used as babysitters ect

George Galloway exposes Murdoch's fake sheik

Army Major General John Batiste, quoted by Time magazine-

Mama's boy tries to share his Easter Kool-Aid.

Nixon pales: No recent president has a scandal sheet as lengthy as Bush's

What constitutes "important" national news?

(VIDEO) Meadow Soprano speaks the truth about Bushco

Rev. Lowery: Merge civil rights, Latino rights, gay rights, & peace groups

Here's to Ethanol! The cause of, and solution to, all life's problems!

Morning TV all hogwash...MSRNC criticizing opponents of Iraq CNN

Living in McSameness

Allow other countries to print U.S. money??? BA next theft opportunity!

WSJ: Rumsfeld Being Quietly Undermined By Own Military

Did anyone catch the great San Francisco earthquake on History Channel

Key GOP Senator Bucks Bush, Urges U.S.-Iran Talks

de Borchgrave: Afghanistan "on life support"

GOP defector says party is 'out of touch'

What are American troops really doing in Iraq?

Breaking; Verdict reached in Former IL Gov. Ryan's (R) trial.

The "Bomb Iran for Cheap Oil" train has left the building...

Wash. Journal's worst host did a big no no this a.m.

Still confused, is it 1:56 0n the east coast? What's up?

'While he's not killing babies, he's killing you'

Proposed amendment: single subject bills

Groundhog Day

Criticism of the civilian leadership of the military in General

(VIDEO) Tony Soprano agrees with Rick "Man-on-Dog" Santorum

Timothy Noftali used the 'hormonal' word

I don't want to appear unpatriotic or anything but CNN is showing...

When this Regressive (BUSH) era is over... the MEDIA must be

Why the FUCK do "progressives" think an abortion is a tragedy? (Rant)

A thread about Rape is inappropriate for the Greatest Page? Do you agree?

Flashback >> Rumsfeld twice offered to resign during Abu Ghraib scandal

Conyers: Taking Back the House...and the "Backlash" Myth

Why We Fight Video - online

Descent into anger and despair

Snotty Scotty coming up on CSPAN-2, 12:45ish ET. nt

Ramadi Insurgents Develop Clever Tactics

The Democrats will still lose in 2006, and as far as the eye can see

Press Gaggle ends, Les Kinsolving yells out: "don't leave us Scott"

Outrage at Funeral Protests Pushes Lawmakers to Act

AP: Rafsanjani Scoffs at Talk of U.S. Attack

I finally figured out the three-fingered "W" sign.

For a Price, Final Resting Places That Even Tut Could Appreciate

Bush ally breaks ranks

Robert Stacy McCain

What is the 'real' reason none of this nefarious stuff sticks on Bush...

"The Price Is Right"

Gary Hart on Al Franken

Republicans Tell a Big Lie, LAT/Brownstein Report it as....a Big Lie

Another body found in a NOLA home

AWESOME! WaPost: Anger At Bush May Hurt GOP At Polls -->'s poll:should* tax cuts be made permanent

This is the breaking news banner on ABC News website:

"Civil War" by Guns N' Roses - This song reminds me of today's bullshit

Anyone see the trailers for the soon to be box office hit? Flight 93, is

Saw that a$$#@t Neil Boortz...

"He doen't have a (drinking) problem really"-----Cartoon

Blaming America first (a new frame)

What do you think Ryan's sentence will be?

Hit piece on Patrick Fitzgerald

Hey CBS - Who will balance Katie Couric and Cheney's office?

Wasn't attacking the Pentagon where McCarthy really jumped the shark?

Williams V. Vidmar

Need some DU advice on Fundie Parents

Patrick J. Fitzgerald just about has all Illinois Republicans in jail now

Marching for 'Peace'

You be the judge.....

AP: States help schools hide minority scores

Stop the Presses--Rasmussen actually has Bush in the 30's

I feel it coming

Exxon Chairman Gets $400 Million Retirement Package Amid Soaring Gas Price

Bush's New Chief of Staff Signals Shake-Up

"Tony Blair has canceled an upcoming trip to America to avoid being ...

For November...and beyond.

Why would China allow us to control Iran?

Lowest EVER RASMUSSEN Poll Has Bush Approval at 39%!

Bush Admin. Classifies Golf Traps, Man-Made Ponds As “Wetlands”...

New info re Iran disclosed Sunday

I want to sell my business and start a charity, but I don't know how..

Anyone hear from liveoaktx, I miss her posts...

New Yorker: Ozone Man (Al Gore)

Jane Fonda Declines War Protests and mentions Cindy

Patrick Fitzgerald is on

CNN is wasting time with the Duke Lacrosse thing

Afternoon with "The Guy James Show" Join us today at 3pm

US Embassy expects trouble in Kabul--warnings

Cambells has introduced a new soup!

Forbes: “When US Has The Confrontation With Iran, Price of Oil Will Drop"

Barbara Walters subs for Charlie Rose tonight -- Jane Fonda is the guest

Must watch Keith Olbermann tonight!

Two Gulf Coast Newspapers Win Pulitzer

USAT: If Roe reversed, 22 states likely to impose significant restrictions

Former Governor Ryan found guilty on all counts

User name "of J Temperance"

Check this Pulitzer list: some MSM print media did some real reporting

Ed Schultz will have Howard Dean and Col. Wilkerson on his show today

Rugh Roe Here we go.

NYT: Chrnonology of A.Q.Khan's life, career, and illegal nuclear dealings

Former gov. George Ryan (Rep.) found guilty on all counts.

Dream Team

What will the next Democratic President face upon taking office?

Seperation of church and church (my Falwell Easter)

"Keller senses that history will judge him, Sulzberger harshly re. Miller"

US Generals coming out B/4 book on their dereliction of duty re Iraq?

CNN: Showbiz Tonight will do a piece on "unpatriotic Hollywood."

ROFL!!!! Joe-Mentum puts reporter to sleep. ON THE AIR :)

Japanese Plutonium Plant Undermines War on Terror

I'm officiall debt free!!! ask me anything!!! nt

Oil Futures Close Above $70

States Are Helping Schools Hide Minority Test Scores

Mike Luckovich From AJC Wins A Pulitzer for his Cartoons!

Hamas attacks Israel again!

The "Cafferty File" questions for Monday

so when is coming back?


Gays in Iraq fear for their lives

Fags, Flags and Fetuses

Palpatine for President, 2008

Larry Wilkerson and lawyer discussing Diebold coming up on Big Ed

2 million scores ignored in Bush's 'No Child’ loophole...

Could this really help lower gas prices?

How will Bush top the "flight suit sausage strut" when he invades Iran?

Just saw V for Vendetta--no spoilers...

Anyone see this in GD: Politics? Al Gore may be running in 2008?? :)

"Shock and Awe" Strategist Harlan Ullman Says Buck Bush, Not Rumsfeld

49% of American Women stand to lose some, most or all abortion rights

MUST see music video "BUSHWACKED" - by a veteran - WOW

Where can we find more Camp Casey Easter photos?

Iraqis mount bold attacks in Baghdad, Ramadi

WOO HOO! Cafferty reporting on Neil Young's new album

Did I say "meme"? *** The Banana Republicans *****

U.S. Builds Massive New Iraqi Embassy

"The Envoy" -- Warren Zevon

Sneaky, stealth RW propagandists on DU and why I am concerned about

Supreme Court won't hear Falwell's appeal

Recall: Nationwide Recall of Insulin Syringe Product

News stories Bush called "all but traitorous" win Pulitzers

Howard Dean was on the Ed Schultz show today

Freep on Randi "Clinton sold China nuke technology that they gave to Iran.

Would the head of Nancy Grace explode if.....

I am not leaving.

Anyone watching the "Snotty Scotty Bingo Show"?

The Daily Show line up for week of April 17-20 - looks like a good one

Tweety' logic - "I wish we heard more from Generals, less from idealogues"

Bush's Voice

Breaking News: Scientists Say They're Being Gagged by Bush

"Impeachement" answer is simple, sex vs war

When I see Rummy on tv I want to get out the bug spray and hose myself

Reason for Gas prices spiking...Talk about Iran.

What happened to the Russia giving U.S. war plans to Iraq story?

100-day agenda for the new Democratic-controlled House

How Exciting is Joe Lieberman? Answer: zzzzzzzzzzzz

Steve Forbes: “When We Have The Confrontation” With Iran,

Lara Logan in Ramadi

SF Bay Area's inventory of $2.5 million-plus homes grew 17% in Q1

Hi President Al Gore! - I know you drop by sometimes. . .You have my vote!

Is it hot in here, or is it just me?

Come on, if you could afford it you MIGHT consider leaving, right?

Neil Young: Principled musician or Weather Vane?

FoxNews & Bob Scheiffer FAIL to mention that Gov. RYAN's A REEP

John Roberts looks like a sweaty slob on CNN right now.

Dobbs poll

10,000 refuse to pay U.S. taxes to protest Iraq war

Randi - STF up once in a while and listen to your callers!

Link request: Does anyone have a memory or better, a link

We are having rolling black-outs in Texas

Keith Olberman's being interviewed on C-Span now. n/t

Permanent Bases Built in Iraq - See them here.

Caption this:

Coming up on the Majority Report tonight: Dean, McGovern

Want To Lose Your US Citizenship? Lots of Luck!

I wonder how bad they'll screw this up?U.S. Plan For Flu Pandemic Revealed

Get ready for a lockdown......U.S. plan for flu pandemic revealed

JUST when ya think MFing rightwingnuts cannot possibly get any dumber...

Wolf: "Bad Polls For * and the REPUBLICAN-LED Congress"

BushInc caught trying to slip misleading info through re tax relief.

IRAQ: Baghdadis say curfew prevents access to medical care

What bird flu policies would you like to see which aren't already in

Caption the cartoon character

Republicans will sneak to the polls in November...

Randi: Should we have religious bombs? talking about the "divine" bomb

Is our MSM COMPLETELY useless?

2 senior military officers are known to have challenged Rumsfeld on Iraq

The difference between a million, a billion and a trillion

Sopranos getting political! Must see episode!

Times-Picayune, Sun Herald Win Pulitzer

Opus Dei are demanding...

Did Karl Rove REALLY say this

Camp Casey Easter 2006 - "Official" DU thread pool!

Fred Phelps should be allowed to protest at GI funerals.

Looks like we might have the world to fight over

Cheney Uses Katrina Tax Break To Minimize His Tax Liability

Prominent U.S. Physicists Send Letter to President Bush re: Iran

"I don't even want to talk about it"

Wolfie just said to Lou Dobbs "We don't want you fired".

Bush's Tax Cuts: Who the WH says benefits

Places to satisfy your protest jones:

Check out this silliness from USA Toaddy

OMG! Crawford just said IMPEACHMENT Should Be Dem Issue in '06

Gore & Edwards......don't know...

GAS WAR - an idea that WILL work!

"Democrats need to put bush on the ballot"..."nationalize the election"

Caption this photo

Can you feel sorry for a guy in the Mafia whose just been outed as Gay?

Times are tough, but who would want to go back to 50's living.

Cheney: “We won’t sit back and wait to be hit again.”

NEW Dobbs poll - changed the poll, didn't reset the votes:

It seems to me

For those planning on leaving the US and those planning on staying

TINFOIL TIME: What if bird-flu hits just in time for the '08 elections?

Crude Futures Update: NYMEX: 70.00 IPE: 71.17

Easter at Camp Casey - pictures, round 1

What? No "Worst Person in the World" thread?? FYI: Michelle Malkin

Why does every single time someone brings up the Exxon Gas Boycott

Feeling down? A little bored? Here's some H. L. Mencken:

Staunch US ally Qatar to give $50 mln funding to Hamas govt

Plan for Bird Flu? Ha ha ha!!

The Mad Hare(s) Are On The March...

Shouldn't Fred Phelps be celebrating instead of protesting at funerals?

Mallard Fillmore, the dumb-ass Duck

Recipe for Holy War: Add two nut jobs and stir

Janet Jackson's Amazing Infinite Nipple continues to upset the pious

Bush pants like a dog.

Would the USA be better off with coalition-style governance ?

Olbermann report on Abramoff scandal: David Schuster thinks Delay, Burns &

Oh, the HUMANITY..! Wheezy's signature story, trumped by a debate

Rummy's remarks: "This too shall pass." Rummy's final throes?

Rolling Blackouts In Texas

"Hometown Hero" Rep Gene Taylor D-MS

Islamic Jihad claims responsibility for bombing;Israel blames Hamas anyway

I put this note on someone's van today.

Dagwood Bumstead?. . . POLITICAL??

Enron backed firm run by boss's former girlfriend

AOL Top 10 and Worst 5 Sentaors poll being freeped.

Terrorists recruiting 'white Muslims'

Alternative power source creeping up on us and no one is

Bonus boosts Guard recruiting

"Let their families take care of them" + bootstraps = uncaring

Memo to those Leaving US: Don't ask for validation

TOMORROW: Cindy Sheehan to Speak at Tent State University at UMass

UK scientists attack oil firms' role in huge Arctic project

Fun sex tips from Rev. Moon!

so, if there's "Intelligent Design," isn't it blasphemy to destroy earth?

Anyone watching the story about the FEMA trailers on AC360?

Thom Hartmann: "What happened to my appearance on John Kasich's Faux show?

Attention Fundies

New Podcast by Wes Clark: Defends Generals Speaking Up!

"I'm guessing the number [666] is a birthmark somewhere

GW Bush: Washington Outsider

Retired CIA Official Says Bush Is A War Criminal...

George gets a blow job, it's on film and he lies under oath. Impeachment?

“On my signal, unleash hell.”

Has Iran threatened us?

Operation Rescue Rummy

Deja vu: McDonald's to Tout Healthier Menu Choices

Caption this * pic

U.S. knew Shiite militias were a threat but took no action because...

Anyone have info re shutdown of 3 reactors @ Nuke Power Plant

PBS, the Armenian Genocide, and political pressure -- airing tonight

China, Russia welcome Iran into the fold

Here is what my rabid right wing friend just emailed me:

Comparing somebody with Hilter is not unfair.

The Rude Pundit practices his, his, his love on Joe Klein...

Mandatory Malloy Monday Truthseekers check in

A PEOPLE PLANK for the Democratic Party. Good read!

New Daily Show Tonight! On Now!

An up date on my personal goings

now on ThinkProgress: The Smithsonian Sells Out to Showtime

Something I've noticed about "Hannity & Colmes".

48 hours after son dies in Iraq,parents face cameras and praise army's role

Onward to Tehran

My lttes got under someone's skin

WORSE NOW than under Saddam Hussein. FACT.

3 things you can do to help rebuild democracy in New Orleans

How LOW can he go? Wolf announcing Bush Gallup low: 36%

Okay, how many will tell about yesterday's political spats with inlaws?

Why Cuba Now?

Qatar gives $50m to Hamas

Tax Day Rant - Anyone else's federal taxes go way up like mine did?

Washington: Pentagon Janitor Calling For Rumsfeld's Resignation, Restroom-

Former Republicans -- Regret, Repent, Repair!

Jesus Returns 06-06-06. Look Religious.

I have hope for the future.

Do liberals enable terrorists and make them respectable?


Kucinich and DeFazio send letters to Bush re: military operations in Iran

Great News to Share!! My son's on his way HOME...from Iraq!!!


Bring back West Wing!

I wasn't going to talk about this, but somehow, I think I should.

Is bush "forcing God's Hand" by trying to bring on Armageddon?

I'm scared and very very very angry.

DU this MSNBC Poll - Should Bush be Impeached?

The Michael Jackson Trial

These Pro-War/bush People are Just Freaks!

The Euston Manifesto

PHOTO: Laura Bush spreads joy and laughter at Easter egg roll

GM spends $17 million annually on drugs like Viagra

Six Fire Trucks Called To Save Dog (dogs don't pay taxes though...)


Bush Admin. Classifies Golf Traps, Man-Made Ponds As "Wetlands"...

Oil closed at $70.40 per barrel today.

washington journal time-should NEWT run for president--

Bruce Willis: 'I'm NOT A Republican'

WARNING...This story may make you vomit, but as for the death penalty,

My Enemy Is George W Bush

Did anybody watch the History Channel documentary on SF earthquake?

"Secret" or "Top Secret"?

Drug smuggling plane's owner turns out to be Tom Delay appointee.

College Loan Debt Collection Question

Unbelievable from the NYTimes. Bush has ceded authority to Bolten.

as a political activist i campaign for liveoakstx return. please join

The founder, editor, and CEO of the WorldNutDaily is a Minuteman

Larisa Interview Part 3: Bad Leaks and Good Leaks

BREAKING: State Department Memo: '16 Words' Were False (Jason Leopold)

How low can Michelle Malkin get?

This Time Mag "Cartoon of the week" is excellent.

co-founder of greenpeace now supports nuclear energy

Interesting Wiki article: "Mankind" isn't a sexist word

(Somewhat) Breaking: Two Duke Players Indicted

NYT: The Many Parallels Between Watergate And N.H. Phone-Jamming Scandal

Is There Evidence to Impeach? by Carl Bernstein

Two Registered Sex Offenders Killed in Maine Homes

Ed Schultz - "bake sale liberals" vs "the real way to do business"

On Boycotting Gas Companies

Does anyone remember the name of the State Dept. man suicided in 2003??

How Long Until Iran Has a Nookular Weapon?

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

If Iran is nuked, do NOTHING.

"Vice Squad" - Cheney's secretive freak show staff terrify other officials

Ladies: New FITZ PICS! >>>>>>>>>>

Calling Leakgate buffs >> NYSun has obtained the 7/7/03 State Dept. Memo

The way I see it, next week we will have only 1000 days left of w.

it's time for some serious do we get Al Gore to run?

Why is Tucson Arizona a bad place to move to or live in?

Go to the Mets game tonight and get your taxes done

my husband and i are giving serious consideration to leaving

NBC nightly news: "$4.00/gallon gasoline a real possibility"

DNC Spring Meeting This Weekend in New Orleans.

No child left behind, Bush? Come to my school.

Two Duke Lacrosse Players Indicted - alternate version

Dammit, I have yard work to do. But Lou is going to talk about another

Am I wrong here, or is young Barbara dressed too hot for Easter service?

You sound like a bunch of Freepers.

is there room for moderates here at the DU?

Dissatisfied Customer Wants to Know WTF is Wrong with AT&T?!?


"It May Not Be Nazi Germany - It Might Be a LOT WORSE" -->

LaFayette, We Are, Um… Absent

OMG! has "Setting the Record Straight" section!

HOLY *&^%! Delay appointee linked to Huffman>Atta>Jeb Bush>drug running!!

Why Medicare Part D failed

The Power of DU has helped our US Senate Campaign. Thanks!

The GOP Nanny State

Following the Herd - Media Echo Clinton Foes that HRC "Moving to Center"

Impeach John Casteen

General Defending Rumsfeld

DFA Nightschool

What do we want re: Israel?

Flight 93 movie. Is this just more gov't propaganda? Assume the position

The competition in corruption...

GOP senator expects seven lawmakers headed to prison: Who?

What kind of plane looks like a star that moves in the night?

Don't count your freedoms before their hatched.

Rummy: "listening to them is probably not worth one's time."

Is our Party ready? Are they prepared with ammo for 2006?

National ID

There's something more unpopular in DC than Bush: CONGRESS!

DNC meeting in New Orleans next week-end might get interesting.

Dumb question: What if Democrats sent someone out to talk to Iran?

NYT/AP: Sen. Santorum Banks $9M for Pa. Race

BREAKING: Verdict reached in Ryan trial

New WaPo-ABC News Bush Poll: 20% strongly approve, 47% strongly disapprove

Gates and Buffett to dine with Pres. Hu Jintao this week


Meadow Soprano on George W. Bush

General Zinni to be on Franken's show tomorrow

Reagan Would Stand Up To Ex Generals!

China president at Gates house, not White House

Have there been any reports of sexual conversions at the white house

Should Israel disarm herself of nuclear weapons...?

Tax Gimmickry

When Gen. Schwarzkopf publicly criticized Rumsfeld in 2003......It was OK!


Military insider on Why Iraq Was a Mistake

Big Tin Foil Hat Wrapped with Teflon Tape...

WP: Red/blue divide fading? Red states now pink, or even powder blue.

Another sign of the apocalypse?

I really don't care for Israel - But Hamas has to go!!!

I have a good idea. Right now, the Gore & Kerry daughters along with Wes

Bolten, who has Card's job is smitten with smirk's hands - no joke

Caption this pic -- ** with Easter Bunny

Latest buffoonery on the Cafferty File.

Who should we nominate in 2008?

You know they've jumped the shark when they start going after the Army (Conrad Burns of MT)

Bush has illegal music on his iPod

Some at the Pentagon completely ignoring Rumsfeld.

it followed us home, can we keep it....billiebob

New Orleans Mayoral Debate Tonight: This oughtta be weird

popular boycotts

Hagel: I've lost confidence in Rumsfeld

Richard Holbrook was just intervied by Tweety...

New Orleans Mayoral Debate on MSNBC tonight

Bush ignores median incomes, health care, gas prices to tout economy

Changes to Bush Staff Expected Soon

The Lincoln Club of Newport Beach, CA

CAN Bush fire Rumsfeld?

New Hampshire Senate race scandal linked to White House aide?

Anthony Zinni rebuked Clinton while in uniform, but that's ok.

Are there any DUers who still seriously believe...

I looked up "feckless" in the dictionary last night. W's picture

Rumsfield on Limbaugh

Rep. talking points are that "Rummy's arrogance is no reason to fire him!"

Anyone Have Full Transcript of Oil Executives Before Senate Last November?

School Makes Kids Use Buckets for Toilets

Rumsfeld was on Limbaugh today - A two person love-in. Ugh.

Gore/Kerry 2008 Poetic Justice because America deserves it!!!

bwahaha freerepublic says Tom Delay for Sec.of Defense...

Since these Butt Holes are still messing with the Dixie Chicks. I'm going

Joe Lieberman did NOT make Time's "10 Best Senators" list.

Response from Elizabeth Carter - Jack Carter for Senate - NV

An interesting report on Al Gore in today's news:

NO mayoral debate live on MSNBC right now

Watch Norman Robinson during the debate tonight: REAL DEAL

The Dummy-Quote of the Day!

The Dixie Chicks

Doolittle Lawyered Up

AP: Cheney Stumps for GOP Candidates in Wash. (same old BS)

Is Gore testing the 2008 waters? Rehires 2000 aid, polling...

Kucinich, DeFazio want answers from Bush on Iran

Let's review: exit polls 2002

Sen. Mike Gravel Announces Run for President, wants National Sales Tax

2006 Slogans - what are your ideas for turning out the vote?

GE, Bechtel, Enron, Energy, and India....Yes they connect!

Anyone have info re Kerry speech Saturday? Could it be just coincidence

Carl Bernstein: Senate Hearings on Bush, Now

Plame Wasn't Covert? (How many times has Bush's story changed?)

Not Iraq, Not Iran, If Not Impeachment, then Defeat.....

Chairman Dean on Majority Report

Bush Administration Unveils Plans to Produce 125 New Nuclear Weapons a Yea

A must-read Iranian primer

Neil Cavuto Launches a Class War - The Rich v. Everyone Else

Rumsfeld is the "Bad Cop" & Bush Needs Him Around to Divert Blame

How the candidates stack up on trade

ALL of progressive talk radio is a plus for Dems....

What would a GORE-CLARK ticket do?

If this array of testimony isn't proof that Clark would have pulled in....

CNN (Dobbs) poll doesn't make a lick-o sense !!

Please DU these polls. They've beenFREEPED so bad!! Help!

Group protests funerals of soldiers and gays... should they be stopped?

Al Gore is getting the band back together.

Where is the Republican Plan?

"Katrina Kids" and a bizarre serenade to Laura Bush (unbelievable)

Vanity Fair exclusive: Senate Hearings on Bush, Now (by Carl Bernstein)

Latest ClarkCast - Integrity and Dissent - The Generals vs. Rummy

Jane Fonda has "too much baggage" to protest Iraqi war.

Voter-registration activism -- advice wanted

Fox News: Flat tax "rooted in the Bible"

Red State School Board Says Marine can't attend girlfriends Prom

Mike Gravel (Alaska Democrat) just said he is for the FAIR TAX.

Simply put--Al Gore will have to scorch some earth to win in 2008.