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Archives: July 16, 2006

"Too High A Price" Israel/Lebanon (The Nation -Editorial 7-15)

Foreign companies are buying, running U.S. toll roads, bridges

NYT: Baghdad's Survivors, The Instant When Everything Changed

UN rejects Lebanese call to intervene in conflict with Israel -

American inspector investigating Alberta BSE case

Vanity Fair: Click Here for Conspiracy

Haitians march for Aristide's return

Lebanon blames US for UN silence

Exiles' hopes for a free Tibet dimming

NYT: Senator Clinton, in Arkansas, Says Democrats Are 'Wasting Time'

OK. After 23 months, am getting cable TV

Pretty Addictive Game

I'm back from vacation!

Does anybody here play "Dungeon Siege"? I usually don't like video

If you're in a bar with a friend and he tells you he has diarrhea ...

Deleted for reasons mentioned below.

bumper sticker ideas

never buy Alienware laptops... worthless pieces of shit!

I want to post something but I'm afraid a Republican might be insulted.

I've been kidnapped by a British dude. Ask me anything.

I just tried to add myself to my buddy list.

My mother passed away today

Happy birthday, Supernova!

Ssshhhhhhh... Kiko is sleeping

Who are your Favorite Disney Characters?

"Right Behind"

Thank You Sugar Shane!

Anyone subscribe to Vanity Fair?

Let's Give Montana To Israel And End This Madness!

Why is Jewish Blood so cheap?

isn't it time israel learned the lessons of wal-mart?

I was going out to get a snack but I'm afraid the Repubs wouldn't approve.

"Peace is dead", or a nonbeliever looking at some scripture

White House hastily redesigns Washington Monument, Mt. Rushmore

F**k Gecko Gingrich...

In a squad of nine, six are charged, three are dead

NYT: Unnamed "philanthropist" will fund 6 conservative documentary films

DC area robbers used weapons smuggled by soldier from Iraq

"Team America" is on Showtime now. Interesting how it seems...

So if the ME get worst, Will we have to start the DRAFT?

Jonathan Chait: Is Bush Still Too Dumb to Be President?

In regards to the pulling of the coffin ad (It's Super Secret!)

What small 'c' conservative values do you hold?

Deleted for reasons mentioned below.

Minister becomes force on 'religious left'

Back to the terrible year of 1982 (Lebanon)

He Let the Dogs Out!

Good LTTE-- Treaties become the law of the land

A Medical Crisis of Conscience--Wa Po

Bushisms Make Even White House Transcribers "Sic."

The Cost of Executive Arrogance

Gingrich says it's World War III --Postman-- Seattle Times

More "eenie, meenie, minie, moe" controversy: Why?

Orange County (CA) Register: Press vs. president

Gingrich Says It's World War III

Online Journal: The Biggest Con

Attention Shoppers: Freedom is Not on the March

Its war by any other name

PAUL C. CAMPOS: No wonder Democrats are angry with Lieberman

From the Guardian: Enron & NatWest Bankers

BuzzFlash: Bushisms Make Even White House Transcribers "Sic."

Iranian: War Not Helping Democracy Push

Now more than ever, workers need to defend rights

Rep. Congress Starting to Stir Out of Oversight Slumber

NYT editorial: Expanding Presidential power frays democratic fabric

Where are Iraq's Pentagon Papers? (Daniel Ellsberg)

The Bush agenda comes into focus

KC Star: Founders Foresaw Arrogance of Power

Jeb's frustration simmered in 2000

PDA national and local take on the issue of current Israel events

Lieberman Hopes His Fate Isn’t Sealed With a Kiss --NYTimes

Gingrich Says It's World War III

Megachurches build a Republican base

Bush: Worse than Nixon

Beheading, Hooding, and Waterboarding: CIA Torture in Vietnam, Latin Ameri

LA Times op-ed: Is Bush Still Too Dumb to Be President?

US Could Be Going Bankrupt!

The solar system at New Jersey's Island Beach State Park I saw today.

Could Maine Yankee become a regional nuclear waste site?

Greens slam G8 over climate change

Targeting coal: protest mounts

The Twilight of Mechanized Lumpenleisure

G8 seeks oil savings, but no cut in US gasoline use

Business Week: Nuclear Power's Missing Fuel

Dearth of offshore rigs pumps up oil prices

G8 supports 'open' energy markets

Vulture numbers are cut to the bone

FACTS ABOUT US AID FOR ISRAEL

2,000 Israelis hold anti-war demo in Tel Aviv

From Bad to Worse

Ha'aretz: Israel's "War of Choice" in Lebanon

Israel is preparing the battlefield

Israel's Response Risks Its Security: The Guardian

'Only small amount of IAF's power used'

If you have family or friends in Lebanon, please bookmark this website

IDF Reserve Infantry Division Called Up

Wildly Disproportionate Attack on Lebanon.. Pretext to Confront Iran

Why am i getting Putin inspired propaganda as

World leaders denounce Hezbollah and Hamas

Robert Fisk: Hizbollah's response reveals months of planning

IDF warns south Lebanon residents of new IAF strikes

Lebanon: Israel sent demands through Italy on release of soldiers

Hezbollah chief 'injured'

Rockets hit northern Israeli city of Haifa

Palestinian militants launch rockets at southern Israel

U.K., U.S., European countries work to vacate nationals from Lebanon

What Does Israel Want?

France's Chirac calls for moderation in Middle East

Was Ted Olson warned about not taking commercial flights on 9/11?

Sulfur and the WTC.

New interview with Steven Jones.

"Synthetic Terror" author warns of "False Flag" to escalate M.E. conflict.

Why the World Trade Center?

Myspace Hacked by Anti-Bush Hacker

The Bold Outlines of a Plot

The Future of HAVA

No matter who did what to who, promise me, we will not falter.

Speaking of Questions No One Will Answer...

Hey Activists!! Possible Problem with VVPB machines!!

US News and World Report: Dean's List

Paul Jacobs: Throwing good money after bad

The Monitor: Election Fraud Allegations in Mexico; NSA Spying

Things you can do to remember Andy today (the anniversary of his memorial)

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Sunday, July 16, 2006

"pastor-in-chief"

Feingold's event in Eastern Iowa today

Television ads for Oklahoma Lt. Governor

I'm experimenting now--pork chops and kraut...

Baby Carrots... what to do with em. (cooked)

Trying to pinch a penny due to the "great" * economy... bought some

Have we had a leeks thread?

Canadian Arabs hold Harper responsible for deaths of Canadians in Lebanon

Israeli air strike kills 8 Canadians in Lebanon

Canadian deaths provide grim postscript to G8 statement

Reuters: Confrontation just starting: Hizbollah

CNN - 5 killed in Lebanon today held Canadian citizenship

AP: Iraqi Oil Ministry Official Kidnapped

AP: Ark. Lt. Gov. Win Paul Rockefeller dies

US economy may face bigger risks due to oil, Mideast unrest (AFP)

AP: Bomber Kills 25 at Cafe in Northern Iraq

Gingrich Says It's World War III

Syria vows harsh response

Iraq's divided parliament stands united over Israel

J.E. Boone, civil rights' 'great lion,' dead at 83

Novak on "Meet the Press" Claims He Didn't Out Plame

Haifa-hit rockets were Syrian made (8 killed)

Scores killed in Chinese floods

Liberals angry at Boxer for supporting Lieberman

Eight Canadians killed in Lebanon: Ottawa

US says G8 believes up to Israel when to halt attacks

NYT: Rice Says Israel May Need to Prolong Offensive

AP: U.S. Won't Help German Kidnap Claim Probe

FOX: Rockets Landing in Outskirts of Nazareth

Americans evacuated from Lebanon (21, remainder "sit tight")

Rockets Hit Upper Nazareth, Israelis Say

Turkey to get tough with Kurds

Democrats Press Bush to Take More Direct Role in Middle East

WP/AP: Heat Wave Has Much of Nation Sizzling

Del. Spill Fouls 5-Mile Stretch of River

8 Canadians killed in Israeli airstrike

Dozens killed in fighting in Afghanistan

Israel Bombs Palestinian Foreign Ministry (2nd time)

Israel bombs Palestinian Foreign Ministry (second attack)

Israeli planes target Tripoli

Developments in Iraq [US Soldier killed in southern Baghdad (#2548)]

Putin twists knife as Levy blames the boss

AP Hezbollah appears in control of Lebanon (not Lebanese gov.).

Israel jets blast Lebanon/Nine Lebanese soldiers killed in Israeli strikes

Homeland Security urges heightened vigilance

Mexico leftist to launch civil resistance

Is U.S. Winning? Army Chief Is at a Loss (Gen. Schoomaker: "not losing")

Albright Blasts Bush Mideast Response, Cites Iraq 'Disaster'

2 homes ablaze after plane crash in Ore.

Iran’s Supreme Leader says Israel is “satanic and cancerous”

please delete dupe Greens slam G8 over climate change

WP: Corruption Cited in Iraq's Oil Industry

Jeb's frustration simmered in 2000

Blair Joins Bush in Blaming Iran, Syria Over Violence

Fury as Karzai Plans Return of Taliban's Religious Police--Independent

More foreighn firms "invest" in US roads, bridges...

In an About-Face, Sunnis Want U.S. to Remain in Iraq (protect from Shiite)

Hooters chairman found dead

India's Clout in U.S. Congress Assisted by GE, Boeing, JPMorgan

Minister becomes force on 'religious left'

Bush blocks WTO entry for Russia

Hispanics to play pivotal election role

BBC: British soldier killed near Basra

U.S. evacuation teams arrive in Lebanon

Loan trail to No 10 revealed

Israeli defense minister, Peretz, live speach on CNN just now, escalating

Bush, allies seek consensus on Mideast

U.S. Makes Lebanon Evacuation Plans

Merkel: G-8 Agrees on Mideast Statement

Israel tightens noose around Lebanon

US economy may face bigger risks due to oil, Mideast unrest

San Diego Union-Tribune: Dean speaks at conference; raps Bush on defense

U.S. Probe Into Stock Options May Widen

Tax benefits for homeowners spread unevenly

Turkey to get tough with Kurds

Iran calls Western incentives acceptable

Schisms Emerge at Petersburg Summit

Doctor Suspected In NYC Building Collapse Dies

Ban of book on Cuba lands in court

Phone Mergers Face Review

WP: A New Alliance Of Democrats Spreads Funding

Arizona Ballot Could Become Lottery Ticket

Prime Minister 'met witness' (Tony Blair)

(Israel) Left-wing rally: Negotiate with Hamas, Hizbullah

U.S. Senate battle already breaking Nebraska records

Bush Administration Plans Medicare Changes (payments cut 20-30%)

8 people killed as Katyusha rockets slam into Haifa

Despite Joint Statement on Mideast, Strains Emerge as U.S. Supports Israel

Lopez Obrador Supporters Begin Mexico March to Protest Election

Bush's pig tales show disengagement

For the late night Loungers. A little music to pass the time by....

Hello.

Find the cost of freedom

Run.

Why don't they just kill me now?

I may have stepped onto a new path in my work

post here if you watched EVERY performance in the YouTube thread

I'm going to bed. Don't do anything I wouldn't do.

ever seen the movie "Nick Of Time?"

Anyone else watching Jumping Jack Flash on cable.

ok....it's friggin' late....who is still awake and why?

Got the itch to take a long drive with the cd player blasting

The Munster's, fact or fiction?

Just uploaded an old video of my kitten

Floyd Droids.... it's here, Pulse DVD

does anyone actually watch the Golf channel???

Mutha f@#$%n snakes on the power lines! Airborne snake cuts power to 2,000

Punkin pie's done

Is it against the rules

Morning Lounge!

The outside temp was already at 80 by 7:00 am this morning

FOX news to discuss $4 gas!!

Holy crap, I haven't been here in years!

Tribal tattoos look SO dated

My 15 yo son is going to Ozzfest today and the temp is gonna hit 100!!!!

Anyone have a Slingbox or other 'placeshifting' device?

It's so hot outside that I'm actually cleaning.

Its. Still. Hot.

I'm going out for a drive.

Calling Cards for International Long Distance on a Cell Phone

Clusterfuck motorcycle clubs.

Crowd surfing and slam dancing...

Well, I've been corrected: Mythbusters is also short on science!

An old video I made quite a few years ago (liberal media)

Romulan Bud - all I'm gonna say

Should I watch the 2nd half of The Forty Year Old Virgin?

Whoever scheduled a day game in St. Louis

I want INSTANT replies to my PMs and threads

Would you pose for a figure drawing class? Have you?

Its to hot to wear a Bro

groundhogs! (Rudy Vallee)

lady and the dolphin (sisters)

The funniest YouTube video I've seen so far...

You gotta check out this band...

Ask a ninja

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 7/16/06)

It's only 75 degrees here!

Sometimes, my daughter surprises me. For example,

WAAH!! I miss my lap cat...

Google Video: Ann Coulter Scares Me by ThatGuitarMan.com

Zidane headbutt parodies (vids)

OMG! I just signed a flash to my FReeper Neighbor!

There's nothing like a big plastic kiddy pool.

Creative cooking suggestions! Here are the ingredients you have ...

I am overwhelmed

Someone please smack me in the face with a hammer

It's hot , Everyones getting flashed but me..I'm opening a bottle of Wine

I quit, I quit. I really, really quit. My job that is.

From the same administration which brought us such classics as....

FREE BOOZE!!

I hate spam but its uncanny how much they know about me....

Bagels at Dunkin Donuts

When's the last time you drove with your flasher on?

Most Awsome FREE Commercial Free, Radio Station on the Net - RadioParadise

Has anyone wondered how the Mexican Staring Frog Of Southern Sri Lanka

Note to self: Never buy ice cream when it's 88 and uber-humid.

Mystical Gaelic Queens of the Faeries check in here!

I would not want to be a moderator in the Israel/Palestine group this week

If I overwrite a file using a Microsoft Office tool (Powerpoint)...

BC traffic signs say "PREPARE TO STOP WHEN AMBER FLASHING"

Does ANYBODY sell floating balloons anymore?

Sunday's Official Lounge Word is...

Stupid ESPN

"And the band plays some of the most terriblest shit you ever known!"

I was at kinko's today

OMG! I accidentally flashed a peace sign to my FReeper neighbor!

Hey! Guess what? GrumpyGirl (or wannabegrumpy as she uses

Why doesn't Rush drive one of these??? I'm just sayin'.....

kerdiddle boom boom kerdiddle boom boom..

It's officially Fucking Hot

Finally saw Donnie Darko tonite... what the hell??

what would make this perfect?

I am really worried

It's hard to tidy up a nearly empty apartment

check in here if this whole M.E. shit is getting you down

6 pounds of chicken costs $12. That's about 20 pieces.

Mmmmm...Strawberry Hagen Daaz on a day like today...

I'm a LIGER and I have mystical powers!

:-/

When is the last time you flashed somebody?

When is someone gonna Plame me?

Cowboys safety Davis shot twice, in stable condition

John Henry Bonham Fans: Enjoy. (dialup warning)

When is someone gonna flame me?

Sheesh, I don't know which article is more depressing:

Has anyone tried the "Dish Network" for their TV service?

I coming up on a billion posts. Ask me anything about hyperbole

Cubs are getting tore up...

Hey everyone! Now you can dress your Zwinky!

yikes! i got drunk today!

why is "the devil wears prada" getting slammed by reviewers?

For IT Duers, I Have Unix Questions

Why are women more popular flashers?

*******MILESTONES*******

Hilarious parody toon of Burger King ad.

Anybody know anything about congested heart failure?

HA! My 1000th post!

Bad Spyware problems. Help needed ASAP

My Super Ex-Girlfriend

What movie should I watch tonight?

What's up with the time on DU?

Anyone else get sinus infections from air conditioning?

Global Warming - hosted by Tom Brokaw

does anyone know a good device for taping cell phone calls?

I made a tinfoil tiara at camp

saw the previews for HOLLYWOODLAND...

Don't watch this if you've never ridden a motorcycle....

I have an ATA question. Can someone pretend to be a PC specialist?

For my 3000 post

Mods! Rock this thread!

Having my first stress test Friday. What's the worst part of it?

Mods! Spock this thread!

Mod! Glock this thread!

I have an ATA question. Can someone pretend to be Skinner?

Mods! Rock this thread

Mods! Cock this thread!

When you get caught between the moon and New York City

OMG! I accidentally flashed a bumper sticker to my FReeper neighbor!

Hurting the eyes of your neighbor - A call for photos

Why do cocks crow?

Lord save us, yet ANOTHER repuke senator songwrighter-Hatch!

Can I have a hug?

Picture time, post a picture of you and your ride

Ask me a Question!

My Brother: "Dude why do you always use 'Big Words' when you talk!"

&*^#$@*(&^%....."Python" isn't on Channel 13 tonight...

Hooters Chairman found dead in his home. He was 69

"The Boo-KAAAY residence, the lady of the house speaking..."

Its hot. I'm opening a bottle of whine ...

Curmudgeonly cynics of the Lounge check in here!

Post YOUR music videos

I come home and my house is roasting--the F*cking A/C died!!!!!!

This Liberty Mutual commercial makes me feel good

I am watching "Pleasantville" on TV. Made me think of Democrats vs

I wanna learn to play steel guitar - any advice?

Who is posting nekkid?

The purpose of Raquel Welch in 'Fantastic Voyage'?

Rather cool helicopter

Prince - When you were mine...

Talk to me....I want information people!!

If y'all wouldn't mind, I could use some crossed fingers

My eyes, MY EYES!! I feel so dirty!

No one crowd surfed tonight at the CSNY concert

Sorry Vancouver DUers - I just got back from Kamloops now.

What is ActiveX? ------- a problem?

When was the last time you were flashed?

What Would You Do???

I think we should start a DU group for slightly dumb schmucks.

Screw you AT&T

People who lived through the Cuban missile crisis, please share

When is someone gonna flash me?

Well it finally happened: Firefox nuked my bookmarks after an update.

Ever been to the USAF museum in Dayton?

my life is a total fucking joke

Any DU realtors? What's it like as a career?

Alright DU'ers.. here's your chance to help me with a new animation

Does real love ever die?

we need help with a girl's name.

How good is your "Gaydar"?

Classic Rock suggestions for a funeral...

Gay Games 2006 • Chicago, USA • Opening Ceremonies Photos!

Trivia - Who Sang Guantanamera? The really pretty soft

My heart is heavy tonight. A talented acquaintance has died on July 9.

Should I tell my neighbors their cat looks like Hitler?

Adam Kennedy becomes a free agent at the end of this season.

DEBIT cards: hazards transferring money fm one to another?

Looking for a few videos

Police dog blamed for running over pedestrian with car

let me just watch this one sink like a stone, too *sigh*

If one more goddamn male "friend" tries to tell me

How do you react to stress?

Aren't we each gifted in different ways?

Well, another episode of Chappelle's Show Lost episodes is on, almost over

A picture thread--Looking for DUers flashing freeper neighbors

To kiss or not to kiss : that is the question.

"Are you a bad witch, or a good witch?" (Quiz)

My 80-year-old Grandmother

When boredom turns stalker-like

Survivor TV?

To everyone who helped me w/ interview clothes - see what I picked....

OMG! I accidentally flashed my FReeper neighbor this morning...

I'm feeling unusually receptive tonight. Anyone need extra Happiness?

Something to inspire, in these troubled times... (Dialup warning)

do you consider yourself a snob just cause, or because you really...

A modest proposal regarding the Middle East

Happy birthday wishes to..........

Islamic Principles of Peace

Marching as to War

Do atheists believe in 'love'?

What's The Best Religious Building?

Medical Crisis of Conscience

Some Gay Games opening clips. . .

From Old Glory (first gave us Robot Insurace) comes Gay Marriage Insurance

Chess News for the Week Ending July 16: Special Bastille Day Edition

Barbaro Update

Matthew's message from July 15, 2006

WHAT just happened in the last 24 hrs.??

I would love to try an experiment if any one wants to try ,this read on

New article @ Starlight News: The Long View

The Daily Psychic IV

Short video of Kerry on Firing Line 11/71

Heads exploding on GD - Feingold's statement does not condemn Israel.

OMG, struck a nerve!

Off Topic - Please welcome the country's newest Liberal!

What an idiot we have at the helm...

It's getting

Today's Opus

Another great column at Media Matters by Jamison Foser

Another Kerry is right moment!

Suggestion for ppl backing up to CDs and DVDs

Exclusive photographs of the NanceGreggs Gargoyle Collection

Am getting close to buying a new camera...input needed on Nikon and Canon

Crawfordslist video

Something for you to ponder:

Declaring War On The Christian Reich

Myspace Hacked by Anti-Bush Hacker

Nate Clay's WLS Streaming Audio Is Now Working

Déjà Vu in Lebanon

Hug an insurgent: US’s new plan to win in Iraq

Lebanese Political Journal

TOON: Sunday's Doonesbury (Feminists)

Its war by any other name

The federal government has a lot of information on us

The Nation: "Too High a Price" aka: bushcos** failed Mid East policies

PLEASE read--Proposal: Best Of DU: A Collection of Rants

Where IS W and his administration in the ME crisis?

If Iran backs up rhetoric and gets militarily involved, won't Israel just

Floyd Droids.... it's here, Pulse DVD

THE "NUMBER" IS HOLDING AT 2547 but Iraq for July 16th

How many Americans get the import of what is happening in the Middle East?

Imaginary General and imaginary army; real death and destruction

With what is happening in the ME today it is only a reminder

Syria's response underlines actions by terrorist

Why I dislike bush( if I say hate I'll be arrested as a terra-ist)

Christopher Dickey (Newsweek) on CNN...

See how easy they make it look! Leading us into a "just war"

Israel is Targeting Lebanese News Workers

A very simplistic campaign theme for all Democrats

Yesterdays' highs in middle U.S. 30 degrees above average.

Reports suggest troop presence hinders Iraq hand over; Sadr key player

What's going on in Iraq?

AP: Doc Suspected in NY Building Collapse Dies

When Is Killing Children Right? By Larry Johnson

Daniel Ellsberg: Where are Iraq's Pentagon Papers?

Novak is on MTP now

Wonder what Helen Thomas is thinking right now?

Are your tax $$$ paying for White House staffers to constantly edit...

Surprisingly, the current events do not seem to be helping GWB...

What happens if Israel blows up one of those EU ships and blames it on

We Would Have Been Much Better Off Never Invading Iraq

NOVAKula: "She was outed by the TRAITOR Aldrich AMES years ago"

SUNDAY TOON (7/16) more missiles?

Israeli conflict serves the Republican election strategy...

Doctor suspected in town house explosion dies

Join Preserve Our Democracy because ENOUGH IS ENOUGH

Israel has a bush Quote on it's Government Website....

Former WH Lawyer fighting christian proselytizing in Military

Putin rejected Bush critique "Russia should emulate democracy in Iraq".

Stay the Course?

Tasini heads-up for NYers

The President Has Failed America

CNN, I am NOT very interested in what some college girl from

Walmart is trying to create consumer demand for building new superstores

US is just now planning to evacuate US citizens? WOW, we sure

Who arms armageddon more.....

Well here we are 5 yrs. after 9-11, I thought the world was safer.

Goodmorning from the "Bloggers Breakfast" at Democracy Fest

Contact info for NYT columnists

If I were the government of Lebanon

Refugees Speak of Catastrophic Bombing

Newsday: Bush's Pig Tales Show Disengagement

Send Daddy Bush & Bill Clinton to quell the violence?

So are things coming unraveled for the Administration or going as planned

Former British base in Iraq still a focus of resentment

The 8 a.m. ghost train from Baghdad to Mosul

I don't support Israel or Hezbollah on recent events

Joe Biden just dismantled Newt Gingrich on MTP

What does New Orleans and Beirut have in common?

Marching as to War: Former officer battles proselytizing in the military

Dems angry reaction to Israeli violence & pulling coffin ad. (group photo)

Are the attacks upon Hezbollah really an attack upon Iran?

Why are you so gloomy looking, Condi?

Fox Liar Bill Kristol Says Niger Docs "Sort of" About Iraq WMD

Bush Shill Bob Novak Telling Unbelievable Lies on MTP

Can the English language survive after bush?

On a lighter note: Politics1's Jim Traficant Memorial Bad Hair Award

Ex Bush Administration official kills son, self

The US Is Not A Puppet

Make your day---see George biking in Russia here:

Condosleeza invoked 9/11 again.Lying pos needs to thrown out on a rail!!!

Dixie Chicks "Not Ready To Make Nice" still #1 Video on VH1

The U.S. vs John Lennon

I'm worried about all the people the heat will kill this week

    Plame: 'Cheney and Rove Plotted to Destroy My Career' 

Did Janeane Garofalo leave the Majority Report?

Five Canadians killed

Conservative who blew up buiding in NY complete rant.

"Real" Problems; Israel wary of toppling Lebanese gov't

Lebanon vs. Iraq - an observation.

Medically retired soldier concludes: "We are pawns" in Iraq

TIME: Michael Kinsley writes about his brain surgery

WTF?!? Help "moderation" in Middle East by bombing a moderate government?

"Israel should stop the killing of defenseless Lebanese civilians."

Troubled International Waters

Eight years of Peace and Prosperity...Thank God that nightmare is over

Hiliary is right, Dems are "wasting time" on wrong issues, helping GOP

Who will take advantage of the attention drawn to Israel/PLO/Lebanon?

Comments of readers to the Jerusalem Post... some very interesting...

MSNBC: Now 8 Canadians killed in Israeli bombing of Lebanon today.

I think we should start a DU group for slightly dumb schmucks.

Congressional Resolution Supporting Israel?

Hey Hezbollah-Lobbing Missiles Into Densely Populated Cities Is Uncool

Thread with news & blogs from Israel and Lebanon:

Has DU been usurped?

Daniel Ayalon Israel Ambassador to US said amazing things

NYT: President's efforts...warped the war on terror

Do you think any other country would want bush as president?

White supremacists enlisting in military to prep for race war

Letter from Beirut

Well Duh...NYT:Bush Response to 911 About Power NOT Terror

World Leaders Issue a Balanced Statement Condeming Violence on All Sides

"DISTRACTED" WH PLAYS "MINOR ROLE" AS ISRAEL GOES TO WAR:

War and Pronouns

Israel blames your mouth for its bloody fist.

Watched "Undercover: The Secret State" about N. Korea Question:

Robbers Used Guns Smuggled From Iraq by Soldier

So we wanted Syria out of Lebanon?

Wannabe Marines get a taste of training

Joe Biden does not agree with Newt who is saying this is the beginning of

HuffPo: Shrewd Israeli Objectives - Curb US Deal-Making Options In ME

I've got to say

There's hope for us yet--I met several Dems at a conference!

Robbers Used Weapons Smuggled From Iraq by Soldier

Israel, Iran and Mad

A skeptical look at the modern wedding ritual

Israel is terrorizing around 25,000 U.S. citizens in Lebanon.

new DU group - Stupid kids who grew up to be very accomplished?

Whatever happened to Ariel Sharon ?

Ring of Fire: Pap attack went off on the Democratic leadership. Get 'em

a "right of conscience" for health workers -- very "American' it is argued

HAHAHA: Peter Coors (of Coors Brewery) loses driver's license

An email from Baghdad.

And, um, psssst, by the way...

Fox is now reporting that Nazareth has been hit. Further south.

George Bush was Correct about the Middle East

Support Peace in the Middle East

Israel's Peres: Ready To Talk Peace With Lebanon. but . . .

Read this: Megachurches build a Republican base

Another example of Howard Dean's 50-State Strategy

John Dean: "Leading Democrats is like herding Cats"

CNN misspells Lebanon this morn in one of their banners ('Lebonon')

eeks. i have never gotten an error message like this before. Anyone

Newt Gingrich wants World War III for political reasons

Is Bush America's Oliver Cromwell?

why is it that innocent people have to be killed an maimed?

Just curious what you all think of this...

Lets just nuke the Middle East

FOX: Rockets Landing in Outskirts of Nazareth

SYRIAN MILITARY MOBILIZING RESERVE DIVISIONS; IDF INFANTRY MOBILIZED

Bush did NOT know...again...

EXCRUCIATING 'TONY THE IDIOT' ALERT

Oversea Visitor, where are you?

Rice will go to the Middle East only if it will "make a difference"

Do the WSJ "crackpot right-wing" columnists believe in a free press?

FACTS ABOUT US AID FOR ISRAEL

"Stop the ACLU" wants to harass Jewish children? Time for another DU ACLU

THEY fight over land, NOW lets talk

I want everyone to rest easy about our hostages being held in Lebanon.

Lecture by Mr. Uri Savir, Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs (1995)

Justice brings peace, freedom brings democracy

Josh Marshall says America impotent and irrelevant..

Democrats Should "Swift-Boat" Bush (Example Strategy Inside)

off-beat idea for getting the word out ....

Ring of Fire: Anyone listen to the scientist discussing global warming?

Update on N/ Korea problem

Condi Rice thinks that "we" are Israel

On MSNBC now : Special Edition of Hardball?

This Baby Speaks (Cries) For Us All!

If Chaos vs Order equals the crux of 'Liberal vs Conservative'

Our Weapons have gotten smarter, but our CiC has gotten dumber

Larry Johnson: "When is Killing Children Right?" - Beware: Reality

How about that Conservative foreign policy...?

HOW AUTHORITARIAN ARE YOU?

Israeli paper's analyst says next 2 days most critical...

Fla. Sex Offender Kills Teen, Himself

Hey Dumya--Time to open the spigot on the Strategic Oil Reserve.

ok, so what is intelligence?

For Those Wondering, 148 Dead in Lebanon & 23 Dead in Israel

Funny headline at Rawstory

ter-ror-ism

I highly doubt we were ever alive to him in the first place

Another episode of Leave it to Freeper.

Where does China's oil supply come from -- which country?

If US freepers and Xian fundies heard that the UK PM was bisexual

Left-wing rally: Negotiate with Hamas, Hizbullah (Israel)

Paul Hackett, Wes Clark and the Democratic Party

Why does "60 Minutes" suck so much lately?

The Prime Minister of Lebanon

NYT: News turns 'old' after 36 hours on the web. NYT come to DU

From Paul Anka to Frank Zappa....

Their are once again trying to eliminate the mortgage interest credit.

Hilarious parody toon of Burger King ad.

watching "The War Tapes" creators being interviewed on cspan right now

Novak: What a lying SOB.

Oil's steady march to $80 fails to shock (I think the WH is counting on

I was hoping the rule of law, our system of justice would impede,...

John Stosell on global warming and selling our own organs:

Does Israel mil. have the techn. to stop cell phone communication

Self Delete

The M$M is just drooling all over the idea of WWIII. Great ratings.

Scotland Yard investigating Tony Blair re selling peerages

Isolating countries like Sryia work?

Israel/Lebannon Killed today? JOKE!! more will killed in Iraq

Rice proves she is a "grotesque" & deeply stupid idiot.

democracyfest pics and stories coming tomorrow :-)

Is it really Iran that is pushing for war?

just saw an inconvenient truth

Check out MSNBC.com front page, disturbing picture of war.

Is anyone watching the Brokaw special on global warming on Discovery?

Dem Campaign Slogan: "America Is Better Than This"

My Father has become a total Liberal Neocon/Warmonger

Post pictures of a "fat" Bill Clinton

Help me understand the geography of the current conflict...

Time to resurrect an old idea....

Israel just bombed the Palestinian Foreign Ministry in Gaza City

Next on CNN, Nancy Crace Show. Guess the coverage.

Fucking Discovery Channel Canada isn't showing the Tom Brokaw special

Have No Doubt, Lebanon Is Being Shock & Awed by Israel, American Style

Caption Mister Body Language (with protruding tongue, no less)

Fundamental ideas behind political motivations...

My family - Democrats, but they swallow it all...

Global Warming, CO2 And The Keeling Curve - Facts For Skeptics

What is your view on the GOP? Are they Evil or ignorant?

Canadians Already In The Streets Over Lebanon... Anything Happening Here ?

What happened to the Science Channel?

I think we can all agree that watching children starve to death must stop.

USNews&WorldReport: That Times Leak Was No Surprise

Lebanese prisoners in Israel...

A gentle reminder: China owns more than 320 BILLION of our foreign debt.

another bit of bias from the media-re: mexico

Agree or Disagree with this Statement by Feingold on Middle East Conflict?

James Wright, candidate for TX House calls for *s impeachment.

Check the interesting results in this Ha'aretz poll:

Let's listen to Matt PUDGE & see how much he SUCKS n/t

Bob Schieffer has my vote for quote of the year so far.

With all the fighting that's going on, we need to hear these words again

Lip service to Lieberman is his liability

To what extent are a country's "people" responsible for their government's

At least they waited until after the World Cup.

Public Service: Driving tips

Onion: Arabs, Israelis Sign 'Screw Peace' Accord

Bush's Sunni puppets hiding out in the Green Zone want us to stay now

Americans won't be forced to evacuate Lebanon will they?

Bush Government Now Blames Syria

Did anyone watch the online media show on C-SPAN this am?

The End Of The American Century?

Why They Beat Us

Is supporting Bush tantamount to Treason?

Anybody old enough to remember this from the Kingston Trio? (mp3)

Albert Einstein On War

Global Warming Special starting on the Discovery Channel...

If someone must suffer consequences, who should suffer most?

Larry King guests: Shimon Peres, John Bolton, John McCain. Fair, balanced?

For any who think Jews cannot discuss Israel objectively, read this,,,

What is your economic class ...

Maxine Waters is going to Connecticut to campaign for Ned Lamont

Apropros quotes, given the world situation right now:

FYI: "Supersize Me" on Sundance Channel now, 549 DirectTV. nt

do i have this right? two israeli soldiers were kidnapped and/or

Is RI Senatorial Candidate Carl Sheeler a member of DU?

McKinney, Kucinich, Waters...gotta see this!! ----- > VIDEO

Gov Dean: Bush "Is Weak On Defense & He's Hurt America"

Drought threatens Amazon basin

Glenn Beck..Is he just a big queen? He pings like a Chinese gong.

“Israel is using internationally prohibited weapons against civilians,”

Give Peace a Chance --- --- --- --- ---- --->new VIDEO

Novak is the most obvious liar I've ever seen

Hey! What's going on in AMERICA? So focused on Middle East...there's Heat

Where are Cheney and Rummy? Did Rummy ever come back from Iraq?

(On FITZ.) Novak MTP interview held two very interesting pieces of info...

Anyone watch 60minutes.. Big Brother watching you.

Tucker Carlson trashes Bush?

What is the status of the Fitzgerald investigation?

Gingrich goes off the deep end...this is WW III

Is it possible for "terrorists" to change their ways ?

The NYTimes "impeachment" case against George W Bush...

Interesting menu

***On the Ground in Iraq - BAGHDAD BURNING!!! (Riverbend) CSPAN2 10PM***

Not being able to speak Hebrew or Arabic sucks when trying to get...

Christian (alleged) minister: "Blow Islam to Kingdom Come"

This mornings line up of fashion disasters

The Middle East Explodes and Bush Sleeps

Journals--tell the truth!

The Whole World is LAUGHING at Bush/and the America who supports him

Lebanese bloggers: "incendiary bombs on villages", "Massacre in Tyre"

The a-hole DIED - the doctor who blew up the townhouse

I must confess my ignorance about the Israel/Lebanon situation

The New Meaning of the “Liberal” - “Conservative” Dichotomy

Plastic planes 'set to rule sky'

Whoa, Texas DUers - What's up in the Governor's race there?

New KC Star Isn't Even Covering the MiddleEast Stuff

Have any journalists done an in-depth story on who supplies who with weapo

Question about our DU rules, with a world war ready to break out

CNN/ American evacuation won't begin until WEDNESDAY!

Bush will not stop the war in the ME because he wants Lebanon and

Lovely Picture of Bush and Putin

Molly Ivins: The politics of greed. A good read, btw

What the world needs is a syndicate of news blogs.

Buy a HUMMER and restore your manhood!!!

Local columnist compares Bush family to Corleone family

If you have a strong stomach (Fox headline)

Fuck 'em revised: Let's try another. Who do you "stand with" in this

Why can't governments see that war is a lose, lose situation?

Minimum wage as a campaign issue? How many min. wage earners vote?

Yesterday, I Made My 14 Year Old Niece Politically Aware

I really hate that banshee condiliar rice......

If, hypothetically, we must accept that our nation has been...

Are there any DUers in Lebanon or Israel?

mission statement- talented and gifted individuals group

Anderson Cooper in danger! Wearing flak jacket!

(Iran & North Korea) Someone is full of shit. I just realized something...

how are people surviving the high temps on the mainland?

You know what, I hate humans...

The term "Gifted Student" should be replaced

The US Military Descends on Paraguay

Mexico protests their election results (photos)

Scraping flesh off Humvees for $7/hr

My Kids Can't Pray in School!

National Geographic Channel - Secrets of Revelation - NO RAPTURE!

Are baby Boomer this dismal.?

Growing number of children diagnosed with autism disorders

HOW do yoou take Hezbollah out???

Massive protest march GO Mexico, estimated 900,000(pics)

Your 9\11 Erection Will End Soon, So Order Now !!!

To Bill Kristol: 'You Just Want War War War & You Want Us In More War’

Rice Calls Idea Iraq War Contributed To Regional Instability ‘Grotesque'

For which crimes would you waive your anti-death penalty stance?

In your opinion, is DU left, right , or center ?

Why are we throwing Feingold under the bus?

Bad president. BAD BAD president.

Apocalypse Soon.

What is it with the support of fundamentalist Islamism here?

How many people believe this TWA flight 800 stuff

WP:Obrador Urges Civil Resistance, police estimated crowd 1.1 mil

Boy Do I Wish Clinton Was President Right Now

Dean's List (U.S .News & World Report)

A sense of outrage: an open letter to the DCCC re: "attack ad"

PATCO 25th Strike Anniversary

WP: Parties Scramble for Youth Vote (which favors Democrats)

Question about Campaign laws

I really love listening to the Repug Call line on C-SPAN these people

Brit Gen: five provinces can be handed to Iraqis; report on Sadr's role

Why Hezbollah ??

Iraq Redux

The real Agenda (Times article re. bush' gab for power.

Meet the Press

and nobody mentioned the boogyman in the voting machines or

Is it possible for Jewish Americans to look at Israel in a rational ....

Tony Snow is a nitwit re: civilians/humans

Why?

I wish the dems would all get on the same page

Freep-hole: "All I can get is a hysterical story about a selfish idiots"

Megachurches build a Republican base

Have Bush's failures in Iraq & elsewhere cost us our superpower status?

You know what amazes me ?

the dam lunacy

(Ohio) Candidates focus on faith

Arlen Spectre Does the GOP Goose Step Rag: Mock Checks & Balances

If Saudi Arabia Is Giving Lebanon $50 Million Does That Mean

Balance and counterbalance on the world stage

Live Blog with Fighting Dem Vet & RI US Senate Candidate Sheeler

PNAC 2003 ..... Bush's Iraqi war will help the region .... Wrong Again

6 degress from Lebanon

Megachurches build a Republican base

Yeah - Right - Iran Has Convoys Of Weapons Going Through Iraq....

Eric Massa on N.S.: A Losing Congress and a Winning Hand

Attention Deficit Americans Are Being Misled to War

Only one GOPer in this run-in was wearing a chicken suit

Does anyone know if Hamas was ever associated with Hezbollah?

There are 2 ads for John McCain's "Straight Talk America" on this DU page

Gingrich is right, the Dem question should be "Had Enough?"

Retired NATO Commander coming to Springs to support retired officer....

Please explain the difference between these two people

Harper's publisher on the NYT and the WSJ

Do they make a detector for that?

Remember the RW "wag the dog" attacks on Bill?

Local Wal-mart project in jeopardy (cartoon)

¡El mexicano realmente tiene cojones!

To the idiot that was on AriannaOnLine last year

New attacks on fuel tanks in Beirut

Me, Hugo and George by Cindy Sheehan

G8 2006 - The Whoopie Cushion Summit

Does anyone have videos of Dem Fest?

Does anyone have videos of Dem Fest?

Assorted G8 Summit Photos:

Europeans Evacuating Lebanon, U.S. “Forming Plans” While * Does Photo-ops

Screw you AT&T

Live blogging from Feingold event in Iowa

World Lens

World's ablaze, G8 photo gallery: "Can we go back to Graceland?"

Where's Your Messiah Now? (A message from W)

Tightie Righties

For Democrats, Wave Is Building

Madeline Albright was shocked this a.m. that Condi was not en route

Armageddon Calling

MSNBC's front page Israel-Hezbollah photo (WARNING: VERY GRAPHIC)

My top 10 Senate races

WA-08: Darcy Burner Beats Reichert in Q2 Fundraising!

I finally found the changing of the guard (photo) JFK & young W Clinton

This is not the start of WWlll

Arizona Ballot Could Become Lottery Ticket

Drinking Again? Hey George, What’s In That Bottle?

Cindy Sheehan writes about her Norah O'Donnel interview

Have media watchdogs counted the hours CNN gives to Glenn Beck in a week?

A Word to the Wise

New York Times Pulls Psy-Op on Hillary, DUers fall for it!!!!!

Gotta love CNN they start off by saying "Breaking News" but first they

Time for DU to give the ACLU another boost! (In response to "Stop the ACLU

What's your gut feeling about the upcoming elections?

A spiny Dem could make an issue of Bush's lack of concern for Americans

American students haven't been rescued yet. What did Rummy

Celebrate your personal animus. Who do you want to see go down HUGE in 06?

For the princely sum of $17.15 I am now the proud owner of .....

When/if Israel asks for help, besides the U.S., who can they

Booster-Shot Time: It's Us v. Them Now, and I Think We Look Great!

The Liberal Democratic Party of the USA recommends vote by absentee ballot

Hackett at DemFest, sounding like Democrats should sound.

Choose between Democrats and Republicans, remember the lessons of history

Fighting Dem Carl Sheeler (RI-Senate) Live blogging at Kos

"Politics is not a battle for the middle."

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