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Archives: August 13, 2006

Swiss Hostel Offers View of Crumbling Peak as Glacier Retreats

An Antiwar Campaign That Takes a Page From the G.O.P. Playbook

Aspects of Class in the United States: An Introduction

Protesters rally on Mideast in S.F.

The older I get, the less I know.

Thanks folks. I've seen the messages above. I'm going to ease into

I went to the crappiest party today!

thanks to that idiot shoe bomber dude, we had to take our shoes...

You will find this disturbing. Very very disturbing

Jesus Christ on a nickel.

UK girl kills herself because she can't watch reality show

where are you from?

Creasy's Art is death. He is about to paint his masterpiece.

I belated congratulations for the DC DIVAS

2004 Election in Ohio: Take a look at THIS

Fine line in British terrorist plot

Feingold on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday

MSNBC: "Bush Impressive"

24 Israeli soldiers killed Saturday

Aaaaagh! Ann Coulter to foul BookTV at 1:00am EST!

Where else should Carry-on liquids be banned?

This cease fire is just insane to me

sad but true Doonesbury Sunday special

Wow! Gas on meteoric DROP here. Down $0.40 in just over a week!

Paradise cleansed (this is very upsetting)

EFF, ACLU of Oklahoma, et al file Amicus Brief in Support Deborah Foster

‘World Trade Center’ omits Black soldier

So , DUers who participated in the demonstrations today ..check in !

FWIW - apparently these guys in the UK did have bomb making materials

If everyone donated 1 dollar, we could take back ...

Who/What is Glenn Beck?

What will Bush's epitaph say?

Should thanks be sent to Hezbollah for Israel not advancing to Beirut?

Israeli Leaders Fault Bush on War (For Egging on Olmert)

NYT: Our Porous Air Defenses on 9/11

An Answer on the Question of Timing (NYT had the NSA story pre-election)

You Are All Extremists

UK plot "A Taste of What's to Come?": "You can't wage war on a tactic."

AZ Republic whines about impeachment, Conyers (Don't read after lunch)

Iraq: Is Moqtada Losing His Grip?

Hope for all 9/11 truth seekers. The guilty are beginning to crack.

Six Lessons from the London Airline Bombing Plot

Pgh Post Gazette: What we know / A deadly airline plot and failed Bush pol

JOE BAGEANT: Deer Hunting With Jesus - Dispatches from America’s Class War

NYT: Strains limits of good taste to say it, but Africa is suddenly "hot"

Good Morning, Mr. Orwell

The land of the free - but free speech is a rare commodity

Progressive ILWU still struggles with internal racism

Rasmussen's break down on Lieberman VS. Lamont poll

Three major crises face Bush

A convenient threat (Robert Kuttner)

Good police work foiled terror threat

Failed American policies rise from the grave in Iraq war (SF Chron)

WP: "Thug ethos," obssession with "respect," and increase in violent crime

Sen. Kennedy, op-ed: Cheney goes too far; attacks Dems, democracy itself

Richard Perle: We should not tolerate the preachers of jihad

Bomb plot: What we know... and what we don't

William Greider: "Fear and Smear"

The Guardian: Assault on Lebanon, provoked or premeditated?

Let Iraq solve its own problems (Birmingham News)

GOP convention's halo tarnished

Seymour Hersh: Watching Lebanon

In Miami, graying anti-Castro movement is losing steam

Federal Pay: Myth and Realities

The Top 10 Conservative Idiots, No. 255

Save us from the crackpots who see Zionist conspiracies in everything

great blog with lots of over priced shacks to see!!!

Don't know much about nuclear power?

BP: Beyond Believable, It is just an oil company

Why do we hate solar power?????

CERA Vs. The Oil Drum, ASPO, et. al. - very interesting debate thread

Solar Generator.. 1500 watts.. portable.. w/ battery

On-the-grid clean power

Oregon Coastal Dead Zone Worse Than First Thought - Independent

The Amazing Power Of TXU - 11 New Coal Plants Will Cut Emissions 20%

A Radical Proposal For Reducing Energy Use - Taxing It - Pioneer Press

Oxygen Content In GA Marine Estuaries Falling At Alarming Rate - AJC

Swiss Begin Planning For Climate-Caused Ruptures Of Glacial Lakes

Lack Of Antarctic Snowfall Increase Means Worst To Come In S. Hemisphere

Arctic Soils May Present Additional GHG Complications As Climate Warms

Howard Gvn. Defends Climate Efforts - Touts $2 Million In Spending

Who's taking Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works?

Elbaradei visits Turkey to discuss Turkey's plans for 3 nuclear reactors.

Indonesian Orang Numbers Drop From 35,000 To 20,000 In 9 Yrs - Xinhua

UK Common Seal Numbers Drop By 1/3 - Call To Reset Shooting Ban

The Moreau River is DRY

Pacific'Dead Zone'Said to Exceed Fears

Biofuels or Biofools? (Energy Bulletin)

Peace activist murdered by Palestinian

Haaretz: Olmert cannot remain in the prime minister's office

Hope for all 9/11 truth seekers. The guilty are beginning to crack.

Photo showing debris hitting WTC7

Barrie Zwicker on Chomsky and 9/11

Plume in Flight 93 photo proved different!

Hope for 9/11 truthseekers

CNN article AND POLL - "9/11 conspiracy theorists energized"

Interesting video on 9/11

neat video

New Election Auditing Protocol Proposed

Paul Lehto will be live on The Monitor Sunday. Archives available later

Toledo Blade reports on '04 machinations to save Bush, Voinovich, etc.

Cross-post. "Mexican leftists extend vote protests."

Op-Ed in today's Houston Chronicle making the case for Paper Trails

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Sunday 08/13/06

Stan Merriman's Chronicle Op-ed on Voting Security

A good Texas Democrats blog....

Galleria Democrats meet Thursday - Be there!

What to do with a pound of green cherry tomatoes?

I finished my kitchen remodel. (pics)

How do you cook chicken breasts for maximum tenderness?

Global issues trump Canadian politicians

Pushing the panic button

Harper declined invitation to attend AIDS conference in Toronto!

Lifestyles of the rich . . . and the un-Canadian

Can Stéphane Dion reel in the prize?

Castro: I feel very happy (First pictures of Castro -post surgery)

France gives Britain a run for its money by Sam Fleming

Policeman Accused of Raping 4 Indicted

Ky. gov. spared trial while in office

Pacific'Dead Zone'Said to Exceed Fears

Airline plot links to 7/7 probed

50 deaths reported across Iraq

Israel willing to discuss possible prisoner swap: report

Moon landing tapes have gone missing (Raw Story)

An Answer on the Question of Timing (NYT had the NSA story pre-election)

Tales of financial flaws follow pastor to W. Palm megachurch

New talking point for GOP

No Republican on ballot, Lampson's chances soar

Iraqi forces arrest gang 'plotting to kidnap PM's relatives'

AP: Health minister: 7 Iraqi guards arrested

US helped plan offensive, says New Yorker magazine

Three major crises face Bush

Polygamist's daughter on FBI wanted list

Tax claims omit rest of the story (Ben Nelson vs Ricketts Ne.)

Official's Tax Break: on Firm Ground? (Miller -R, avoided paying millions)

Bush sought to cut $6M in screening technology

Iraq: Is Moqtada Losing His Grip?

At least 9 killed, including women and children, in IAF strike in Lebanon

GOP convention's halo tarnished

LAPD Officer Shot With Assault Rifle

British Authorities Say 24 Separate Terrorism Probes Underway

Bush ties may be mixed gift in 7th CD (R tries to hug/run away from gwb)

Big problems with Big Dig haunt Bechtel

2 humanitarian ships dock in Beirut

Polio cases quadruple in Afghanistan

Tyre bombing fires threaten hospital

Reuters: Britain says terrorism attempt likely

Woman Blows Up Small Item Near White House - Fox

Israel OKs (UN) Deal (but Hez may be killing it after agreeing to it)

NYT/Reuters: Netherlands Is Tops on Helping Poor Nations (U.S., 13th)

British Terror Threat Still 'Critical'

Relief convoys head south (toward Southern Lebanon)

CNN: TSA 'tweaks' list of banned carry-on items

Iraq Blasts Kill 47, Wound 148

Chances dim for peace in Baghdad

Obrador changes tack to call for votes to be ditched

Ex-Paraguayan dictator Stroessner hospitalized

Death toll from Baghdad blasts rises to 48-police

Lamont Decries Lieberman Terror Remarks

U.S. Eases Rules for Medicine on Planes

Rural Wyo. City Eyes Fiber-Optic Network

China diplomat to discuss Iran nuclear dispute

Ricketts' funding level boosts cap on (Ben) Nelson (Dino-Ne) gifts

Iraq Has Worst Fuel Shortage Since '03

Qaeda camps surge

Bush links Hezbollah and UK 'plot'

Bush sought to cut $6M in screening technology (anti-terror technology)

Terrorism experts cast doubt on al-Qaeda tie to arrests

AP Alert: Wide areas of Tokyo lose power

Olmert has ordered army to observe truce - paper

Officials Claim Victory Over Nev. Blaze

For 52 weeks, group firmly in corner of peace

Chertoff Says U.S. Needs More Authority

250 rockets hit north; 80 hurt

Next for Fliers: Q and A

War Protesters (Cindy Sheehan) Hope to Increase Numbers

NYT/Reuters: Arm Women with AIDS-Preventing Drug, Bill Gates Urges

Al-Qaida-U.K. Plot Link Evidence Grows

Chavez to mark Castro's 80th birthday with a visit

AP: General Hears Marines' Concerns in Iraq

WP: Why the U.S. Has Not Stemmed HIV

Mexican leftists extend vote protests

Lebanon's 'real' soldiers are put in their place

America's Great Lakes Region Crippled by Manufacturing Job Losses

Governors Oppose Federal Control of Guard

Israel novelist (and peace activist) Grossman's son is killed

Brits focus their fury on Blair

Pataki: GOP Needs to Get Back to Basics

Some Restrictions Eased at U.S. Airports

Iraq has worst fuel shortage since '03

Explosions Rock Hezbollah Stronghold

Israeli cabinet approves cease-fire plan(Battle rages on)

Desertion rate (for British troops) has doubled since start of war in Iraq

Iranian president lambasts US on new blog

Lieberman should drop out of election race: Dean

Iraq group uses 'dog bomb' against U.S. forces-Web

UK lowers threat level to "Severe"

'US, Israel planned ME war' (Seymour Hersh)

Airports’ banned items turned into eBay cash

Kennedy calls Cheney’s attack on Lamont “ugly and frightening”

Harper Vows Military Defence of Arctic Waters--Toronto Star

Jill Carroll Writes About Abduction; Says She Pleaded to Die by Pistol...

Man protests at home of Muslim candidate

Lamont Surprised by Harshness of Attacks from Lieberman, Cheney

LAT: "Swift Boat" Veterans Set Sights on Rep. Murtha

Welsh muslims say aircraft bomb plot 'a fake'

Boot Camp Cadet Dies at Fla. State Park ( 13-year-old cadet )

how do you post a picture?

Have you ever been in a focus group for anything?

"Savage Planet" Lamest Sci-Fi Channel production ever?

how many people had their haircut today? I did too.

pics from where we live in NE PA

DU is a full house 93339 members

Michael Franti and Spearhead- Yell Fire!

Jesus Christ On A Tuna Salad Sandwich

Well, my nerves are shot now.

Show us a picture of your boxers!

how many people use IM?

If one were to shout "Admiral Akbar" on a plane what would happen?

Do you believe in Dharma

Who are the cooler DU kids?

Roll call!

"The Values Voters" Contract With Congress

Congratulations deutsey!! 10,000 posts

Make a Wish

Colbert Report on math

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 8/13/06)

Dang. Richard Hatch on Survivor really is an interesting character!

Pictures of my hobby room, Dial Up Warning****

If one were to shout "Allah Akbar" on a plane what would happen?

Damn I make good

who's been on since I went to bed?

Idiot teens firing pellet guns in front yard at 6 AM! Someone

Best parody sketch?

I tried to pick this stop light up next to the girl

"Borax " Fans Check In Here!

How much do you give for presentation at a wedding......

I have 5 cans of JR beer from the years when JR was a villain on

the station agent

Your First Words in this World.

"Borat " Fans Check In Here!

Oog, I just read GD.

Conversation Like Television Set On Honeymoon...

I'm coming face to face with a beer today.

So I'm having Italian beer for the first time in my life

Name one Band with the word "Head/s" in the title.

Does anyone know of a good E-card site?

There are two huge storms building and converging

cell phone users - do you use a bluetooth headset?

Mmmmm home-made Freedom Toast!

Congratulations bridgit!! 15,000 posts

Help!!! GOUT Attack!!!

A question for anyone who knows a lot about computers and software...

I start teaching tomorrow for the first time ever...

Submit your probing questions for fliers here

OK lets do it again. Best Led Zeppelin Album

So, the next time I say I'm in pain, remind me not to take Vicodin

I tried to pick this girl up at the stop light

Who's ever used "hand-cranked penis" as a pickup line?

Man tells police the CIA will repay money he stole from Subway

Roses and _____

I have been drinking and watching a movie, but want to be ready

I'm appealing to the Birthday Fairy ...

Runners' knee!

Since everyone is posting pics lately, here's some from this year.

If a sentence ends with "Inc." do you put two periods? Inc..

It appear's that some folk's missed a few day's of school

Man - those donut peaches are sure yummilicious!

When was the last time you were NEKKID outside?

It's 5 AM and my idiot neighbor's party is blasting music

Help!!! GROUT Attack!!!

Holy ****! I bought a $160 bluetooth stereo headset for $29!!!


Don't you love it when strangers give you a weird glaring look?

Colbert Report on 60 minutes tonight. Now, in CDT zone.

Yes! The return of Grovelbot!!


Came face to face with a rear today

Try this movie fun.

TT (somewhat) daily ponderings

Free hugs - inquire within!

I used to have to walk in the freezing rain

I have 5 cans of JR beer from the years when JR was a villain on

Okay, let's let the poll decide once for all and finish this bullshit.

Can I download from itunes in mp3 format?

We can now take our lipstick on board again!

Is anybody going to win the goddam National League West?

The end of "Remember the Titans" ALWAYS makes me cry

Fuck "God Bless America"

Many great bands from Rock & Roll Camp for Girls played tonight

In Living Color fans, here's a skit that wasn't included in the seasn2 DVD

Is this smut? You be the judge.

Ty Pennington had the best job in the world

Flame bait post

Anyone have a good moving "To Do" checklist?

I need a DU lounge hug-fest

I wonder how small

Just saw "The Descent" = some scary intense shite!

Back to the Future on AMC now (ET) with

I hate youtube so much!!!

Inpirational Star Trek posters

You know what's really fun?

Are you a Good Witch, or a Bad Witch?

The Glorious Leader of the Revolution

Omg, my thumb itches!!!!

Don't ever see this movie...

***Hufflepuffs RULE***

I've got a couple of hours to kill...

Saturday baby animal picture thread. I'll go first

You can line up all of today's so-called rock bands against Led Zep

It's another "Time to post your desktop" thread!!!

Do you believe people are inherently good or evil?

Jelly Breast Implants...

Name the show!

"Oh Brother Where Art Thou"=The Odyssey?

I'm incredibly bored at work. Tell me a funny story?

I'm a friend. Where are my Lounge bores?

Trying to donate; Papist trouble

The Official Dharma The Cat Appreciation Thread...

Just back after spending the weekend camping.

It's My Birthday - What Should I Get With The Money I Got?

Mmmm...Belle of India jasmine - does anything smell better?

So I had all of my hair chopped off.....

Dodger's Fans - You owe us

Have any of you heard of flying attack cactus(es)?

Neil Young

I've had it up to HERE with you people!

Sleep Apnea

Seeing if my new avatar works. . .

I want to apologize...When I first discovered DU, I was heartened by

I just donated

Damn - I've been having a pain in my back for the past week.

Where is California Peggy?

La la la...I'm f'n bored....yawn....

Lucky Louie

Questions regarding "The Usual Suspects"...**spoiler warning**

It's a Girl

I Need To Get Some Good Vibes Tonight

What do you use to clean your kitchen floor?

Color Pictures From The 1930s and 40s

So, who in your family can you NOT talk politics with?

Can I get a helping of Lounge vibes for the mother of a friend?

Pubic Hair

****My Rolltop Desk****

online gambling addiction

Trying to donate to DU; Paypal trouble

Can people tell your profession from your clothes?

I'm bored. Where are my Lounge friends?

Post a pic of your pet

A square ain't NOTHIN' but a four sided triangle. I don't care what

Do you cut your own hair?

A 12 year-old's Sweet Sixteen.

Eight posts from 500. I'm working my way back up. Help me!

Geez.... a girl tried to pick me up at a traffic light...

2Pac and Ice-T - You Dont Bring Me Flowers

Tell us about the wonderful, good blessings in your life.

Grizzly Man (2005)

Does anyone cycle AND use shoe clips?

Do the public schools in your area have Air Conditioning?

I miss Shakespeare's Quote for the Day - where is Aristus??

Boomers. What Big-Name Bands ( or semi-big name) have you seen live?

Haha, where's Lt. Frank Drebin when we need him?

Wanna see a plotzing cheesehead?

Has anyone ever read a book that challenged you?

Jurassic 5 appreciation thread

a dedication to all you Lounge Lizards:

I swear to god, I am going to fucking kick this c---'s ass.

How many miles do you live from the place you were born

argh . . . had 41 carbs for lunch and GOD do i want more

Who's ever used a hand-cranked phone on a party line?

Is it TOO f'ing much to ask ??..(Add YOUR gripes to the list)

Pluto faces demotion at astronomical conference

OMG, I'm talking to SugarSmack right now!! Ask me anything!

Reminder: DU BBQ and Meetup at the RB household, August 20th

How many miles do you live from the woman who birthed you

OMG - the world must truly be ending!!!

I just chased a spider out of my apartment!!!

Sunday evening garbage thread.

Came face to face with a bear today.

ENOUGH freaking K.T. TUNSTALL already!!!

The Hottest Team in Baseball: The Los Angeles Dodgers!

wanna play the word game? all you do is change

Peeve number 3.5:

D*mn, my computer scan.............TAKES SO LONG!!!

PhotoShop shows the truth

Had a Dream (Sleeping With the Enemy)

a little night music w/Tori Amos...

Stern Wars

How **not** to change a flat tire

Egyptian camel meal

Does anyone have the clip of Cheech and Chong on "American Bandstand?"

Man, are my nightmares on a time delay or something?

Unappreciated JFK speeches...thread.

I just taught someone how to play this

Praise be to the Emporer!

Oooh! Take a look at my big purple

My new cat is on TV!

Damn - I've been a pain in the back for my whole life

I'm home! Did anybody miss me?

I found a left wing board as scary as Free Republic!

Hogwarts House Sorting Quiz

Family Discussions

link; "If a Good Muslim Can't Be a Good American, Neither Can a Good Funda

A word about accusations of mental illness

Why are there so many damn atheist posts around here?

Jesus Christ was one of the most intolerant people in the world!

The ultimate sacrifice?

Religion-related fraud getting worse

For the kids.....

JAMA refuses to exclude authors who hide financial ties to drug companies

Bob Bigelow on Art Bell tonight 10-11pm PST

Puny Pluto may be out as a planet

"homosexual 'behavior' is far more dangerous than smoking"

The "imminent threat" of Gay Marriage in NJ

go Tony Romo!

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report for August 13: Open Tournament Season


Ok, so the Packers sucked in their first pre-season game....

Malkin has DEFECTED?!?!?!?!

Happy Birthday to Hippiechick, August 13th

Why I think the last five years happened to us.

"You can have anger toward people or you can have freedom from people..."

Site for after action battle reports?

Kerry finally plays well in S.C. - The State

Look what I came across.

Hey, that was a fun cookout today. Kerry in Lexington, MA


Anyone watch Stephanopoulos????

Chilling quote by terrorist sympathizer cleric about Kerry and gays

Once again, we were lied to by the media (NY Times)

What John Kerry did yesterday:

John Kerry Defines Republican Failures in the Fight on Terror

Oops, I meant to make a poll.

Okay, I'm feeling left out - would you vote in my poll?

A few macro shots

WooHoo!! I finally have internet in Mississippi!!

Looked on and it said there would be pictures...

Finally!!!!! Corporate media starting to pay attention to depleted uranium

NBC: U.S. Rushed Brits to Bust Terror Plot, Says Source

Not too late for charges in torture cases

Bush couldn't beat Gore or Kerry, poll finds

Neo-Nazis murder 17 year old boy

Looks like the freepers freeped the CSPAN terrorism poll.

"Flamboozle". It's what politicians do to their people when they go to war

Meade, KS (rainbow flag) saga continues

Iraqis claim US soldiers executed 15 yr old boy ...

What of this Republican talking point that states that Bill Clinton

How Sad...

Philip D. Zelikow

one sure hellfire way to keep our economy going is to confiscate

It's 5 AM and my idiot neighbor's party is blasting music

Harry Reid "Impeaching the president is so far-fetched it's ridiculous,"

I'm posting this question again. Looking for an answer.

Judgement Day for 'liberal opportunists' LOL

Israel approves cessation of hostilities

Ongoing heavy civilian toll in Lebanon 'unacceptable': Red Cross

A message to swing voters and independent voters.

Listen to cspan! Mann & Orenstein talking about their book

For over forty years Democratic leadership kept America Safe and Secure

Join the Army, learn a trade.

Republican barrage aims to halt advance of anti-war Democrats

Would you buy this Bumper Sticker? Would You Put it on your car? Too Much?

Don't Forget Iraq - Here are some really interesting articles

"Fox News Sunday, is brought to you by America's Oil & Gas Industries"

Chris Wallace: "What if we pull our troops out & there's a bloodbath"?

Government by militia

So Bush's anti-terrorism strategy is effective?

A hypothetical question

The Number is 2601 August 12, 2006

Reverend Creech needs into your bedroom

Wake up and smell the coffee, err..sludge

Not Scared Anymore: "Terra" is the new normal.

A simple question about Iraq.

Is it OK if parties move to the Right?

Cost of Iraq War: $306,494,808,542 & counting.

Feingold: Joe Lieberman ‘Doesn’t Get It’

Interesting video on 9/11

Writing a letter to the editor...need info

I am asking this again, did the "terrorists" have any chemicals??

ABC's "The Path to 9/11:" September 10 at 8pm

The Bush administration has it's priorities

New talking point "Adapting to win" from slimy Mehlman.

Iran/Iraq in Oil Line Swap Talks

Bush Military History Project # 32

When Hell froze over! Michael Moore on Bill O'Reilly, YouTube

I read yesterday that Kimberly Dozier is out of the hospital!

GRR! "If We Pull Out of Iraq it Will Become a Haven for Terrorism." IT IS!

Family Photos from Last Summer's Uprising in Crawford - Post 'em here!

Again, one of those things they should have told us last year! Plasma tv.

McCain just admitted that he puts party before country

Fighting between Israel and Hizbollah intensifies - UN positions hit again

MSNBC/GE Scrolling " Apocalypse on August 22/ Iran will unleash Nuke"

Is Google getting dumber?

report: our local Dems candidates fundraising event yesterday

Chertoff just said they might "need" to get more power

My LTTE In Today's (Sunday) LA Times

Poor Picked-on Karl Rove Writes Letter Defending His View On Stem Cells

CNN's Chuck Roberts gets a national stage to smear Lamont...

Should We Start Calling Them The "Republic" Party?

Norman Solomon LIVE on Bob McChesney's "Media Matters" - Sun 2pm EDT

" how to bust the religious right"

The holes in our house are finally closed following Katrina

I have 5 cans of JR beer from the years when JR was a villain on

How do we know that this British terrorism bust is real?

Dem Battle Cry: Democrats, putting AMERICA First.

Interesting post at DailyKos

All the "cease-fire" talk is just a bunch of hooey...

Yet Another Stupid Bush Contradiction (NYT "Treason" vs. Terror Bust) >

Is there a moral difference between bombing a city from the sky and 9-11?

Hagel basically nails it on Wolfie this morning.

Seymour Hersh up on Blitzer... US complicity in Israel's war plans

Reuters: US to ease flight rules: Chertoff

***On now - CSPAN2 - 11:30am - Big Coal: The Dirty Secret ...***

Three major crises face Bush on return to Washington (Reuters)

ken mehlman on meet the press

Seymour Hersch to be on CNN Late Edition...

Anyone want to weigh in on the Nevada primary on Tuesday?

Joe Lieberman is the new spokesman for the Republican strategy...

Mehlman says he won't work for CT Repuke candidate.

How the hell does the Britian terror bust help the Republicans and Bush?

Nancy Giles commentary on CBS Sunday Morning today.

Tearing Down the Master's House (Endgame)

My letter to the editor

Why should India care? Haven't we sold weapons to them too?

Women in Iraq - News Not So Good

Swedish European Athletism Championship Choir sings Marseillaise a capella

Republicans say we can't leave Iraq because bin Laden wants us to leave?

MTP: How did Timmeh treat the WTC commissioners' new book?

Does Castro get ad money from Adidas?

Sy Hersh - Lebanon is the Spanish Civil war for our fascist Govt.

Lamont: Iraq not part of real terror war

Don Henley's "The End of the Innocence"

Why You Should Fear Dick DeVos

More hijinks from the "lib'rul media"...

Per Rasmussen: 35% of CT Dems still support Lieberman

This is Bush's base right here

A quick blog entry from one of my favorite authors.

Crowley: Foiled Plot Could Be Boost for Repugs

D.L.C. -- Let's rename it -- i.e., Dick's Loving Co-conspirators, etc.

Would the Democrats support war on Iran?

God Help us all! CNN Has a "THIS WEEK AT WAR" Show Now!

Just in case this plot thing falls apart, UK is claiming victory

Why are they so concerned about terrorism now?

Chertoff has a face that scares children... and adults

Tea Bags Efforts continue. Still need DU help

Ken Mehlman on MTP is VERY CONFUSED.

Kristol: "Indisputably Correct" That Lamont's Win Helps Al-Quaeda

Moonie Times: Repubs take liking to Lieberman

Um, Gwyneth Paltrow is African?

Countdown to ceasefire? on CNN, and we were warned?

Ten killed in rocket and bomb attack in Baghdad

Buzzflash now has a blog community.

Somalia could become the fourth front in the US War on Terror

Airline Security - Interesting Tidbits from Time and Newsweek Mag

Polio Cases Quadruple in Afghanistan

Census Explores the Single Life

US soldier disputing Iraq war legality turns himself in

The Origins of the Sunni/Shia split in Islam

Netherlands 'does most for poor'

Bush has the highest IQ of any president...

WOW - anyone else seen this story? Declined Prosecution of bush official

1987 - Liquid and Plastic Explosive Used Blow Up S. Korean Plane

The Term "Rogue State" Is As Meaningless A Meme

Only 16 House seats and 6 Senate seats, yet I still feel uneasy

Enrolled my kid in high school re: opt-out military recruiters paper

"Big Dog" and every other Natl' Dem who stumped for Lieberman...

Another great Book TV - Morris Berman - Dark Ages America

wtf? US Forces Raid Iraq Health Ministry and Steal Cash?

Bush sought to cut $6M in anti-terror funding

Kristol: Cheney’s Claim Is ‘Indisputably Correct’ (Lamont win)

Waiting for November 7th is like a kid waiting for Christmas...

"Ned Lamont standing there with Jesse Jackson, Al Sharpton, and..."

I don't know? Those pics of Castro sure remind me of Weekend At Bernie's

Newsweek's Michael Isikoff on Today Show slammed Bush Administration.

Pluto faces demotion at astronomical conference

Lamont: "It seemed almost orchestrated."

Hey! When was the last time there was a year with NO Atlantic hurricanes?

Another chance to get rid of Henry Cuellar (TX redistricting)

How to find property mgmt company or homeowners association

Hizbollah massacres 24 IDF kids yesterday? 7 more today, few days ago

"Adapt to win"

New Yorker's Sy Hersh: Bush Admin Helped Plan Israeli Offensive...

Foxnews: Syria massing tanks on border with Lebanon

A "Kadima" party in the United States?

Does Cheney defense of Lieberman prove DLC corporate puppet like GOP?

Freeper GWB Prayer Day 2145 Gets TWO Responses.....

(VIDEO) Ned Lamont on Face The Nation

Israel's Lack of Victory in Lebanon Should Take Iran off the Table

Will the Democrats have to clean their own house first ?

Vets for Freedom: "Thank you Senator Lieberman"

Cindy Sheehan: Please meet me at the Crossings

What kinds of people....?

JFK, he's been on my mind lately

Hey Chertoff, why don't we just get rid of all the laws?

Devos Curse Continues

Survey: U.S. gas prices hit another high

VIDEO | New FREE OS Taking on Bill Gates (More4 News)

bush Will : "highlight his national security credentials this week"!

FEINGOLD: We have to focus on those that attacked us on 9/11

Republicans: "American's ... want to... give the enemy ... victory"

What is Bush thinking here?

Twenty Missiles Launched Into Beruit Mark Israel's 'Approval' Of Ceasefire

P. M. Harper won't attend AIDS conference in Toronto!....How disgusting!

Did i hear this report correctly on FOX News?

Don't fly US Airways. They don't honor Travel Credits.

I finally have more than $10 to give to DU! it felt good giving them

‘Freedom’s Untidy’

Steven Colbert to be on 60 Minutes. I'm sure it's a repeat, but FYI. nt

Perhaps Americans Have Moved On? "Stone's 9/11 film 3rd at box office "

Chertoff: Bush Admin Does Not Have ENOUGH Authority

CNN reporting ABC News reporting a major arrest in Pakistan tomorrow

Is there hope for CBS?

CNN is about to discuss the female lawyer shot with rubber bullets

American Terrorism stories....

Hezbollah leader a hero to many Arabs

Bombs a grim reminder that terrorism exists here

Liquids On A Plane!!! (take em, dump em, mix em all up together.....)

rather amusing - DUers deride the MSM and the bush adminstration

New Zogby Poll Reveals that Dems Nationwide Support Lamont

Alright you Liberals, Fess Up, you really support Al Qaeda don't You?

First time I got my donation in before the boxing glove started moving

TOON: Sunday's Doonesbury (Iraq - "Not Dyin' In Vain")

ANALYSIS-Olmert faces battle for survival after Lebanon war

Another message to independent and swing voters.

CNN Sunday - Stunning Display of callers expressing vehement...

I'm having trouble donating.

"It's not like the 20th century, where you had time to get warrants."

It's a Girl

I predict another 9/11.

Are you going to Camp Democray Beginning in DC, Sept. 5th? I might!

PA sells items confiscated at airport (chain saws, sex toys, etc.) on eBay

Bush's job according to Bush

A soldier's mother is denied her right to vote and to speak

New Ruler's of the World: ... A documentary film by John Pilger

Burlington Free Press-Young Lebanese-American's views on the conflict

I just made the first donation to the 3rd Quarter fund drive, at

LIARS! Final version now available

Will Patrick Fitzgerald deliver an October surprise ?

Bush reads Camus's 'The Stranger' on ranch vacation

Plasma screens can use up to four times as much electricity than old TVs

George W. Bush's continuing in office is a victory for al Qaeda

Talking to a Wall

So. Britain wanted to continue surveillance but Uncle Sam needed CODE RED!

An Iranian "October Surprise" and what to do about it

I watched the BBC documentary "The Power of Nightmares" last night

Extorting Sex With A Badge

People NEED to see this

The Sidney Lumet 1964 version of FAIL SAFE holds up very well.

You Know What Scares Me The Most?

Fuck Arnold Schwarzenegger

Jelly Breast Implants...


ok, freeper idiots, listen closely-Gas prices are higher than EVER BEFORE

It's LOVE!!!!!!!!!!1 Matt PUDGE plus KKKarl -------love forEVER!!!11 n/t

Not this time.

Britsh Air plane has turned back to Heathrow (breaking)

Camp Casey Has A Wish List? I Didn't Know That

WP:For GOP, Bad Gets Worse in Northeast

Meet Pastor J.R. Damiani of The Pennsylvania Pastors Network

I smell a political backfire on the GOP

I hope Condi hasn't gone shoe shopping. She should be in Syria

Should we go on and have a wake for America? Or are you ready

Watching Colbert on 60 Minutes?

Impeach the pack of liars!

Great cartoons here, especially the first one with LIEberman!

US Pressured Britain To Make Arrests Sooner

"Swiftboat" $$$ Perry Sponsors Smear Campaign Against Dem Ex-navy Pilot

Peter Werbe's on fire tonight -- ALL political! -- stream

The media assassination of Ned Lamont

Britain and US downgrade terra threat levels

Activists slam US over Bush's idiotic abstinence BS in AIDS plans

Isreal, Isreal, Isreal.......Why should I care?

Are Hamsters A Republican Plot?

Good Grief, Ken Mehlman is a bullshit, yakity yak'n little dweeb...

I really don't know what to think anylonger .

VIDEO | Thousands March In San Francisco Anti-War Rally

Byron Dorgan is on cspan2 right now talking about his new book.

"Science of CREATING KILLERS" (Killology)-SF Chronicle today

Cindy Sheehan underwent surgery, had two blood transfusions

So CNN has a friggin' countdown clock ? !!

TSA 'tweaks' list of banned carry-on items

TSA Long lines = insecurity

Bush vs Clinton ie: Giving to the Poor

CNN has a 'countdown to ceasefire' timeline now. Who honestly

My attempt to come to terms

Cindy is back at Camp Casey - pics

U.S. Shift Kicked Off Frantic Diplomacy at U.N.

So... when is everyone going to start unloading their oil stocks?

A Joe SoreLoserman blast from the past

"A flimsy reed" (editorial from Haaretz)

No Mas!

Ned Lamont takes on Chris Wallace and Fox News

America. The Weak, The Frightened, The Inept.

Cool! Gas prices went down $0.10 this week!

Does Anyone Have Unedited Pics Of * & CONdi Kissing *?

We can take baby formula on a plane if we're willing to take a swig.

Local Baptist church marquee: "God is impartial"

How Low Can Joe Go? From Joementum to Unnamed Joe-conspirator to...

where can one obtain the "V" vendetta mask, besides the DVD set?

Petition to Replace Condoleeza Rice with Charo.

Why donors to DU should support "Net Neutrality."

Hasn't the US screwed a lot of countries? How come terrorists seem

Lamont surprised by harshness of attacks

If Dems take over, will the media follow?

In 1991, gas was .79 cents a gallon. Was going through my daughters

Lebanon's 'real' soldiers are put in their place (Hez kills UN deal)

Caption *

I am listening to a rebroadcast of the Michael Medved show and...

Israel says it can target Hizbollah arms despite truce. This is dangerous.

Post something positive that you're thankful for


New talking point for GOP

Wallace-Ahmadinejad 90 minute interview on C-Span 8:00pm

Boomtown Redux: Job Market Heats Up In Silicon Valley

My plan to succeed (win®) in Iraq.

Any one have Nancy Giles video

We need to paint Republicans as demonic.

Eisenhower and the 'Age of Terror'

Sometimes Bill Clinton can be one stupid sumbitch.

"Steal This Book" Abbie Hoffman FREE DOWNLOAD!

Tom Ridge re: Cheney: "don't think most Americans see it that way"

george bush is not the main problem

Dem's Want to Cut & Run Just Like They Did in Vietnam

Name the countries that still like the US.

The Apparent Re-birth of PNAC (They are back along with many Dems)

Fairness Doctrine: Time to Bring it Back

(Repub FL Gov. Cand.) Crist coolly dismisses criticism of his lifestyle

Rolling Stone: Disturbing accounts of torture of a 16 yr. old at Gitmo

Dean really nailed in on MTP

I can sponsor 2 duers this year as here if you can sponsor

Folks, I am losing faith in America. Help me out here.

CNN reported about the female lawyer hit with rubber bullets

FUNNY response to the religious right: Jubee Sings Dear God as Prayer

Status Report? Charges filed in Liquid Bomb Plane Terror Plot?

From a friend...

Make a guess about who wrote this about "leftists".

Why is it everyone, EVERYONE understands the term "swiftboating?"

Mystery: What caused the catastrophic oil spill along the Lebanese coast?

May 23, 2006 bush to Olmert, "Go for it."

Seymour Hersh: 'US, Israel planned ME war'! Shocking!

Best Democratic Party Chairman Ever!!!

self deleted

How the other half lives

Why was Crawford a story last year and not today?

You're one of richest 1%, where do you park your money now? ....

I would never be able to date a conservative

Kerry on the 14 permanent military bases in Iraq

Are the poor being screwed over in the US in your opinion?? (rant)

South Florida sees middle class exodus

"Remember, remember the 5th of November...."

Sirota:The Louder The DLC Cries, The Farther They Know They Are Falling

Kennedy: Cheney Not Only Attacking Democrats But democracy Itself!

Commander AWOL had another HEAD CRASH this weekend.

DU parents I need assurances so that I can sleep tonight.

Gore Hits #1

Ohio #1 in job losses

Tell me why you Love the Democratic Underground.

I have a BIG problem with Google's new videos feature!

How the CIA created Osama Bin Laden

'Aggression' slur angers Maoris (Are poor people genetically criminal?)

Impeachment Is Our Last Non-Violent Defense Against Tyranny

What is you experience with bigotry?

Ahmadinejad Interview on CBS

The In-Fighting and Name-Calling Has Got to Stop!

Help!! does anybody have the link to the DU post called "experiment

Bin Laden demands US troops out of Saudi Arabia, Bush complies

Republican barrage aims to halt advance of anti-war Democrats

GOP Raises Specter of 'Speaker Pelosi'

Interesting article about Lieberman's defeat and the upcoming elections

Why the Dems Have Failed Lebanon

Mehlman and his Failed State

The Other Conspiracy to Steal the '04 Election in Ohio

REMINDER: Check out the Precinct-level Politics Group!

Is your information assimilation filter Left Wing or Right Wing?

"Dems taken over by the extreme left"

Why Continue Playing the Game?

Taking a Lesson From Lamont

Jewish voters: What is your stance re: a candidates Israel views?

Pgh Post Gazette Trashes Bush White House, failed policies

OMG ... ROFLMAO ... A comedic two-fer .......

Tally of Senate Democrats Supporting Lamont -- Or Not!

Lamont on Face the Nation was GREAT!

Fineman on Mathews this morning said that Bush using "Islamic-Fascist"

Were all those fliers last week *really* such happy campers?

Does this letter to my local editor make any sense???

Message, Money and Manpower: a Game Plan for the 2nd Half

Tax claims omit rest of the story (Ben Nelson vs Ricketts Ne.)

Rabbi Gellman blames the Jews for ousting Lieberman

GOP Rep. Miller, Crook & Liar, cheated the IRS on his tax filings

It's not GASoline anymore

War Fatigue Could Give Dems an Edge in Ohio

Mods - please delete... thanks

Hilarious popup ad I just received: Should Condi run for president?

CSM: Rising unease in Congress over Iraq war

Danger in the Skies Not Limited to Terrorist Threats (Bush & co policy)

Firm closes (Col)gate to union plans

Article Re: Why nation wont go as Connecticut went

Lieberman ..... October ...... In? ....... Out?

Security lapses at Seabrook nuclear plant

Newt Gingrich: The Only Real Option is to Whine.

Republicans: "American's ... want to... give the enemy ... victory"

I was listening to c-span this morning and ...

Neocons' terror talking points don't match reality

On MTP Dean again calls on Lieberman to drop out of the race.

60 minutes-interview with iran prez & segment on colbert tonight. eom

Ken Mehlman: Lieberman kicked out of Democratic party for supporting Bush

Chafee: The Republican's Lieberman

on CNN right now. the bombing of the marine barracks in

"We're from DU, and we're here to help." Let's help the poor GOP!!!

Anyone watching the Ahmadinejad interview by Mike Wallace?

Senator Dorgan on C-Span2 (now! 10pm et)

How we can get the upper hand in fighting terrorism

What Lieberman's Defeat Means

Lesson to Bush from Britain

Possible Senate pickup in Nevada?

Ahmadinejad's Blog: "U.S. & Israel's intention to start a new World War?"

Spike's Katrina

John Kerry Defines Republican Failures in the Fight on Terror

Question:Sen Pat Repug Roberts let it slip thisAM that Brits got warrants

Lowell Weicker wiping the floor with Lieberman...

With the potentially acrimonious November elections looming,

Crooks and Liars video: Dr. Dean on MTP this a.m.:

The right claims that the news media are inherently "liberal..."

Newsweek: "How 9/11 Changed Bush"

US forced British to make arrests? I was dead on with this one!!!!!

OH cover-up: pre-election e-mail mentions getting "rid of" Kerry; recount

Question for NY voters re: Jonathan Tasini

Pataki: GOP has a better approach to "protecting us." WHAT approach??

Stop with the nonsense already. Ct. was never a 'safe' seat,

"Steal This Book" Abbie Hoffman FREE DOWNLOAD (X_POST)

Why did Feingold state this morning on Stephanopoulos that McCain would

How Joe Lieberman failed us on National Security

HuffPo: Rove's mole deep in the Democratic party is Joe Lieberman

Anybody heard of any Repug attacks on Chuck Hagel?

Would Lieberman's actions be legal in all 50 states?

Bush's Rating Drops on almost every issue.

Lamont campaign demands apology for hacking allegations

You can't take bold steps on weak knees

Feingold on Lieberman: He "Doesn't Get It"

Mehlman blamed his not supporting Schlesinger...

Embrace "Democrat Party?"

Thoughts on War on Terror

"Standing by Bush" -- WaPo column so full of CRAP it's almost funny