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Archives: November 16, 2007

Independent UK: The big thirst: The great American water crisis

NYT Krugman: Played for a Sucker


Russia vs. America: Is Another Arms Race Afoot?

Making room for turkeys by

John Dean: Can Dems Stop * & Cheney From Depriving *'s Library of Papers They Want Kept Secret?

Billions for Guns, Vetoes for Butter

For my 100th post (Abu Gharib LTTE)

American Gangster's Wad of Euros Signals U.S. Decline (Update1)

How Dry We Are: A Question No One Wants to Raise About Drought

Rovian ruminations: Karl Rove scans the presidential races

Murdoch and News Corp. accused of Sleazy & possibly Illegal efforts to protect & promote Giuliani

2007 National Humanities Medal winner says about War on Iraq-WE WON!!!!

AlterNet: It’s Treason: Dems Stay Silent on Bush White House Crimes

Web Sites Tear Down That Wall: Publishers give up paid online content

NYT editorial: IN CONTEMPT

"Buddhist" Blogging, or The Democratic Debate Made Me Sad

I hope the news writers go on strike!

Station Owner Kills Rival in Gas Price Fight

Grannies Urge Closing the US Bases on Foreign Soil

US Power Company Linked to Bush Is Named in Database As a Top Polluter

If Democrats Chose Gore and Republicans Chose Hagel

Bush's Other War: on the Courts; Hootin' and hollerin' at the Federalist Society

Led by Robots, Roaches Abandon Instincts

Sen. Edward M. Kennedy--Giving Needy Young Children a Real Head Start

An Accidental War with Iran?

Hamish Mcrae: These are perilous days for the US

AlterNet: We Can't Shop Our Way to Safety

What Planet Are They Living On?

Two Brothers and Two Scandals (Krongard) By Dave Lindorff

Where's The Leadership?

Preserving a republic

E.J. Dionne: What Are We Fighting For?

US bolsters platforms to defend Iraq's oil

Bush is trying to set up OpEdNews as a "terrorist recruiter." By Ed Martin

Barry Bonds vs. Howard Krongard: And the Winner Is…

Ouch! Obama, Social Security, Bipartisanship and Getting suckered

Tony Blair: ‘I wanted war – it was the right thing to do’

Latin America's Shock Resistance

Outrage! White House invitation to Bush's boy in El Salvador

If Kucinich launches impeachment hearings,will this make him a front funning presidential candidate?

U.S. could face $2 trillion lending shock: Goldman

The Evangelical Christian Takeover of the Military

Shouting at the Devil: “F*ck You, Capitalism!” By Jason Miller

Naomi Klein Talks About The Shock Doctrine

The dollar's decline: from symbol of hegemony to shunned currency

The Assassination of Hugo Chavez by Greg Palast

Environmentalists: Loggerhead turtles need more protection (AP/CNN)

IPCC to release fourth, summary report this weekend (AP)

Scientists Fault Climate Exhibit Changes (WaPo)

Algeria will Not Hit 2MB/D Target By 2010 - Will "Stabilize" At 1.5MB/D - Gas Will Expand - B'Berg

Katrina, Rita caused U.S.' largest tree die-off (

Big 3 take hit over fuel rules (Detroit News)

Promoters offer briefing on the power in wind (Maine)

China pulls bank loans to 12 major polluters - Reuters

New York firm proposing up to 338 turbines off R.I.'s coast - Providence Journal

Oil Rises as OPEC Ministers Say They've Lost Control of Prices

"Hours Spent Over Single Phrase Or Word" - US Trying To Eliminate Sections Of IPCC Report

Norwegian Engineers Hit Switch - Svalbard Global Seed Vault Begins Cooling Down - ENN

East Anglia/Goeldi Multi-Year Study Shows Primary Rainforests Cannot Be Replaced - AFP

IPCC Report Will Mention Potential For "Abrupt Or Irreversible Impacts" - AFP

Al-Naimi Says OPEC "Concerned" About Environment - Proposes $1 Billion "Clean Technology" Fund - FT

Tropical Cyclone Sidr devastates Bangladesh

IPCC to warn of 'abrupt' warming (BBCP

Chinese Climatologists Say Warming World Likely To Cut PRC Food Production 10% By 2030

Dole Fined $2.5 Million For Hiding Risks Of Pesticides That Made Nicaraguan Workers Sterile

Oops! Saudi Foreign Minister: Mentioning US Dollar In OPEC Report Would "Aid Its Collapse" - Forex

US wants freeze on tuna fishing (BBC)

Biofuels bonanza facing 'crash' (BBC) {$$$-driven unsustainable practices}

U.N. Report Describes Risks of Inaction on Climate Change

Brown's drive to use UK's wave and wind power

... Colorado Wants a Solar-Thermal Plant

Sonny Perdue's Holy Rainstorm "Doesn't Provide Any Significant Long-Term Benefit" - NWS

Eco-ruin 'felled early society' (BBC)

CSI (Canadian Solar Inc.) to deliver 60 MW of modules to City Solar

Saudi builds security force of 35,000 to guard oil - Reuters

Atlanta may have to drink the dregs

Problems and Solutions

Renewables booming in China: Report

I used 102 kWh last month.

Energy Researchers Project US CO2 Output To Grow Faster In Next 50 Years Than In Past Half-Century

What percentage of GW is caused by humans?

Arctic Basin Summer Sea Ice May Be Gone By 2010, Canadian Scientists Warn - Victoria Times

Lots of sun and roofs: Why can't we go solar?

Thousands of Workers Protest Anti-Worker Labor Board

Police face new suit over clashes with protesters

Report: Court sentences rape victim

Surfer dude stuns physicists with theory of everything

Home of $25,000 dessert fails health checks

Under bill, companies could face privacy suits [House passes FISA without Immunity}

Troops hunt near Baghdad for captive US soldiers

In Mississippi, Poor Lag in Hurricane Aid

Court Rejects Fuel Standards on Trucks

Kremlin blocks independent monitoring of December elections

No jail time for State Rep. Bob Allen

How big a role did disgraced CIA officer have?

Man charged with murder in fatal wreck (mother loses unborn baby)

Study: Jewish poverty rate in the U.S. higher than in Israel

Oil will reach $200 if US invades Iran, Chavez says (would halt VZ exports)

Red Cross Monitors Barred From Guantánamo

Help sought for police after combat (officers returning to do duty with PTSD symptoms)

Credit-Market Losses May Cut Lending as Much as $2 Trillion, Goldman Says

Army mum on Neenah soldier's death (WI)

Former Iraqi officials to stand trial (for mass murder of Sunnis)

U.S. launches assault on Iraqi Qaeda stronghold

Iran wants Western "apology" after IAEA report

Bangladesh cyclone toll at 328

Hostage daughter praises Chávez's mediation for release

but condi trusts him

Teachers union ex-chief charged

Some Hill Republicans Ready for Spending Compromise, but Bush Is Not

Claimant Earns $10K A Week (in Iraq) While Stealing Workers' Comp Benefits

UMass students call 2-day strike

Justice Dept. Conducting Criminal Probe of Baghdad Embassy Contracts

Powerful new strain of cold virus kills 10

Station Owner Kills Rival in Gas Price Fight

Bush, justices address Federalist Society

Negroponte wants Pakistan process "back on track" (our "point man")

Iowa Caucus: Clinton 29% Edwards 25% Obama 24%

Democrats Unable to Bring Troops Home: Won't bring up another war spending bill until next year

N.H. probes anti-Romney "poll" calls

Senate Republicans halt Iraq withdrawal plan

Thousands march against race crimes in Washington

Ruling Blocks Challenge to Wiretapping

Boeing bosses spy on workers

Bush to meet with Salvador president this month

Democrats unable to bring troops home

Katrina leaves permanent scar on forests [320 M trees and more CO2]

Mistrial declared in case of prominent bird watcher who killed cat that hunted threatened bird

House hearing focuses on Posada Carriles

Police: Gas price fight ends in death

Las Vegas Debate Is Most-Watched Primary Debate on Record

(Indiana) Incumbent mayor (D) questions whether mayor-elect (R) was eligible to be elected

Senate Votes to Block War Money

Trial set for highest-ranking Marine in Haditha case

Surprise Bush still popular on stump

GPS helps cities save on gas and catch employees goofing off

Appeals Court Upholds Primary Smackdown

Evidence Of Injustice (Defendants Have Not Been Told of Flawed Testimony)

Good news: WGA, WGAE & AMPTP resume formal negotiations 26 Nov.

Basra attacks down 90% since British troops left

Opium windfall fuels Afghan insurgents: U.N.

Joe Nuxhall, Reds broadcaster and baseball's youngest player, dies

Army desertion rate up 80 pct. since '03

Senate panel issues subpoena for Utah mine owner

Man cleared of causing suicide of prof who wrote of 'Jewish conspiracy'


MoD sued over ‘36 hours of hell’ in Basra

Military court bans coverage of case of eight soldiers accused of insubordination

(Steny) Hoyer Says Candidates' Bickering Will `Hurt' Democrats in 2008

Giuliani says he'd appoint conservative judges --

Army desertion up 80 percent since Iraq war

Nooses found hanging in university classroom (Michigan)

Congress to hold off on Iraq war money

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday November 16

McCain asks New Hampshire AG to investigate anti-Romney calls

Abu Dhabi Buys 8.1% Stake in Advanced Micro Devices

Report: FEMA Wasted $30M on Trailers

Bush invites Gore to White House Nobel ceremony

Marchers surround Justice Department building

Studio suspends "Office," "30 Rock" actors

CDC: New respiratory bug has killed 10

China deals blow to Western efforts to punish Iran

Court rejects challenge to wiretap program: Major victory for Bush administration

Saudi gang rape sentence 'unjust'

Report: Bangladesh cyclone kills 1,100

New Merrill boss Thain gets $15 million bonus (for six weeks on the job)

CBS seeks dismissal in $70M (Dan) Rather case

Iowa GOP cancels Dec. 4 debate

Pasta monster gets academic attention

Reid to Keep Senate in Session over Thanksgiving to Prevent Recess Appointments

Iraqi TV journalist kidnapped - press group

Kerry takes oilman Pickens up on $1 million Swift Boat challenge

State Department official and brother queried on Blackwater

Most Turks back N.Iraq incursion, dislike US -poll

Elon poll: 52 percent oppose military presence in Iraq

Almost Paradise ...

And my quiet heart goes to pieces...

Top 5 things I'd like to do in Retrolounge's Happy Pants

Okay, just roll Dennis, Al, John and Barack in one big ball and give him Hillary's money

Today, I visited the evil of US consumerism -

Anyone know how deep right field is at San Quentin?

"The Truth Is You Are The Weak, And I am the Tyranny of Evil Men"

Help! amitten's cat is driving me CRAZY!!!!

Salma Hayek: "I said: 'Please God, give me some breasts'. And he gave me them!"

WW2 P-38 Lightning found on beach in Wales

Joni Mitchell is coming on Charlie Rose right night....

Who else thinks that there are too many threads about Fred Garvin in the lounge?

color wheel

Your Friday morning cowbell

Jessica Simpson: "I want a man," and until she finds him, she's "kind of married to her music"

"Hendrix Electric" vodka

One of these things is not like the other....

No Olive Garden for ME tonight! Nope tonight we eat French!!

I fell asleep with CNN on and had a dream about the debate.

If you laid every Twinkie produced in one year end to end on the ground, they'd

Beowulf gets a 5 star review in my local paper

A short Berlin tour with me *Pic heavy*

Hugh Moran..

GEEBUS - wake me when November sweeps are over.

Friday rant

Well, I lost my star

Mr. Writer says that he's a "Nineties Man" - he knows how to cry!

thank you for the star, anonymous donor!

Start your morning with some pretty pictures.

Never mind.

I am in so much trouble...

Do you have someone on DU who loves you for no reason?

I witnessed one of the stupidist acts ever today. (Just a rant)

Check it. Grovelbot makes an appearance.

To the anonymous person who donated for my star...

I've been watching West Wing on DVD... and all I can say is

Holy shit, somebody gave me a star!

Good Morning Lounge...Are you having coffee?

Cat allergies - long hair vs. short hair

How can you tell if a boy likes you?

Finally a starlet who has an arrest warrant after her that we can all be proud of...

There's no ill can't be soothed with a shot of brandy.

Hey Classic Rockers! People make important music NOW too!

This is the 3rd time my boss has asked me to

Marvin Gaye Appreciation - Check In

Do you have someone on DU who ****s you for no reason?

I found the Clinton's cat

Why is everything called "tastefully done" when it's not meant to be eaten?

redqueen, in spite of your total lack of committment to the cause, i took the initiative

Back to work for me!

Some idiot just snarked at me for commenting about how early it is getting dark.

Illiterate executor--a rant

I'm slightly drunk at work!!!

My wife is being punished for my political activity

For all of you out there who have convicted Barry Bonds...

I am taking a guilt trip....I bought three pairs of shoes during my lunch break.

It's for people who don't have sex

I found Schrödinger's cat.

Who's in the mood for the Dandy Warhols?

Well, at least 4 of them know how to smile. Can they take the 5th one back home to England?

y e a h t h i s w i l l b e h a r d t o r e a d

WTF?? This ridiculous email I just got tops 'em all. LOL!

This is the situation: I "graduated" from my medical assistant program today

Is it normal when someone is always shooting at Bjork?

Do you assume the other gender shaves differently than yours?

Whats going on with the fun run?

So the Flying Spaghetti monster has made the news

who do you root for when your grad school plays your undergrad school?

What should I have for dinner tonight?

Open letter to parent of dorky kid.

Du'er IntravenousDemilo is in the finals on Jeopardy's Tournament of Champions!

My mom has pink eye REALLY bad & e-mailed me a picture of her eye.

I'm spending the rest of the day at Barnes and Noble.

The moran strikes again!

I'm going to be aunt!!!

ShineBoy got a 5 game set called Orange Box. Have you heard of it?

How do you get someone you are debating to be intimate with you?

"I could never whack a ball with such velocity..."

FINE! I know when i'm not wanted.

This might be the greatest movie scene ever.

Do you assume the other gender behaves completely differently to yours?

Shot at Love

With all this boys/girls difference debate........


Do you...

Umlaut (diacritic)

So when a supervisor says he prefers to let employees work with each other,


Look at my funky hot pants

Attention Race Fans: We have a new Front Runner!!! (look up)

Just so you know there are 159 people fasting for Bush today

Gas Planet

And now... Images from the 1977 JC Penney Catalog!

How do you get someone you are dating to be inanimate with you?

How do you get someone you are dating to be an inmate with you?

Sweet jelly-filled Jesus, but that doughnut was fantastic!

DVD format questions

Nerd/ Geeks Unite

I'm having wine and cheese and should be reading Bankruptcy Law

Musicians That Only Other Musicians Worship (for the most part)

is it normal that a person is constantly shouting at work??

I need prayers and good vibes, Loungers.

One more "moran"...

what are your opinions on female hirsutism?

Is it normal that a funeral director is constantly shouting at work?

Monday Is National Coffee Bean Day, Will We Get A Card From MrCoffee?

How do you tell if you like lost-in-nj?

What are your opinions on nerd erotic fursuitism.

I just bounced my boobies....

November is a 3 paycheck month.

I'm watching Intravenous DeMilo on Jeopardy's (may contain spoiler)

How do you get someone you are dating to be an idiot with you?

How do you get someone you are dating to intimidate you?

what are your opinions on female powersuitism?

don't worry about a thing

I have an ear worm. I thought I'd share it with you.

you call that an ear worm? THIS is an ear worm.

The Bar Is Open..... Butt

bi-baby and TK421 - check your PMs!

Don't forget! JEOPARDY Final tonight!!!

How do you radiocarbon date someone you don't know very well?

I have a tapeworm. I thought I'd share it with you.

Anyone here speak Hebrew?

Totally screwed up things to tell sick kids

Maybe we need to help the troop get deferments

Writer appreciation thread!

this thread is dedicated to the few people i utterly despised at DU

I have an inchworm. I thought I'd share it with you.

I feel.....

Help! My cat is going CRAZY!!!!

Lame Jokes Before the Weekend

The Mothers of Invention, Po-jama People

Mother Big Jugs On Speed, ya motherf'rs

Mother Jugs and Speed, ya motherscratchers

Commissioner Gordon to Britney: "You're no longer allowed to drive with your children in the car"

I feel

What fiendishly clever top-secret plans can we come up with to torment GD?

How do you tell if you like a guy????

Contrary to popular belief - I did not start the Witch fire

Just a heads-up.

If you ran for office, what would your theme song be?

Are snaussages saussages or snuff?

I'd really like to pffft on a desk

How do you get someone you are dating to be intimate with you?

Andrew Bird - Imitosis

Dude! Everything is so orange!

have a great weekend, ya hosers!

I watched "Deathproof" last night.

Would some one please lecture me to get my ass in gear!?!

Music is my Boyfriend,Music is my Girlfriend

Drunk Passenger Tries To Open Plane Door In Flight

am i a complete freakshow?

the huddled masses

Michael C. Hall or John C. Reilly?

redqueen appreciation thread

A Walloon,a Ligurian and a Sorb walk into a bar.

Tupac/Biggie Appreciation -- Check In

Is Boston the only city that has had a molasses flood?

I just put 2 really obnoxious Hillary shills on ignore.

I gotta go to bookclub....and this time, I didn't even buy the book.

Yesterday I got my first anti-pneumonia shot.

DUzy awards for the week are up in GD

picture says it all

Thanks for the help on the video posting.

Been sitting here for over an hour with my stereo headphones on.

What has the boogonish done for you?

CNN Breaking News: Wolf Blitzer finds graffiti in CNN washroom

what are those black military grade humvees

I truly dislike beholding a .38.

Very cool puppy pic.

Wow, thanks whoever donate for me.

Watch the dancing bandit video.

Anyone familiar with JrNYLC?

The batteries in the laser pointer have died.

Barenakedlady thread post

sexy pigs are attractive

I truly like holding a 36B

What's your favorite Thanksgiving sitcom episode?

ThomCat got me buzzed and didn't call a cab!

Happy Friday, everyone. Who wants to meet me at the bar

What is it about me that just gets you happy in the pants? (Read disclaimer)

O-M-G! - My son actually brought home TP and milk!

I love pigs

I'd really like to do it on a desk

It's Friday bounce 'em time!!

Ever feel like you're on the edge?

I got another Duzy this week, this time for an OP....

Woohoo! It's Friday night.

I truly like being a 90B

Mother Love Bone, ya motherscratchers

King Kong going apeshit right now on TCM.

Obscure artist everyone should know: Jo Serrapere, from Ann Arbor, MI

Mods: Please lock this thread ASAP

Whoever said crushes are from the devil, you're right.

Kim Kardashian says she posed for Playboy because "girls today need to see a normal body"

When did DU jump the shark?

Flyer told to change outfit poses nude (PIC)

no reponse necessary

This thing is fast asleep in my lap, and does it ever stink!

$ saving tips for new and expecting moms & dads

the chenis.

quick, what's the dialing code INTO the United States from India

I am buying my first ipod. Tips? What do I ask for? What is the Nano? I knew this

Anyone else getting antsy awaiting the weekly DUzy thread?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 11/16/07

The Appreciation Thread for People Who Haven't Had An Appreciation Thread

"Dead Flowers" by Townes Van Zandt (Song from "The Big Lebowski")

Family drama - what would you do? (long-ish)

I have a 6inchworm. I thought I'd share it with you.

Would someone please give me a hug and reassurance?

A broken nose and sex

OK, confess: who else reads UFO books

The Friday Night J-Rock appreciation thread...

Best video game ending?

w00t! the celtics are 8-0

My niece just had her baby today!

I always liked being a 36C but then

HOLY SHIT! I won a DUZY!!!!!


Could someone who knows more about slang help me. On a Ford truck ad Toby Keith

Stop me from buying the new computer components!

I had an interview in DC yesterday

Can you ride a unicycle?

I live in the most environmentally friendly city on the planet.

You liberal/progressive dweebs you!! We here in this household *love* Chinese toys...

Fred Flintsone Or Barney Rubble

Am I the only one that finds the new Burger King commercials disturbing?

Tired (Stupid) Husband Moment of the Night:

Sarah McLachlan appreciation thread

Fuck!!! My father-in-law has just been diagnosed with that new

Boogie Nights is on IFC tonight at 9:05

How can you tell if a girl likes you?

11-16-2007 DU Lounge straw poll of all announced Democratic Candidates

Is anyone else having trouble with flash player version 9?

Going to the opera tonight: The Marriage of Figaro

What's the main reason that you rarely see an obese tree?

True or False: 50% of male sex symbols are the product of media manipulation.

Can someone explain to me the appeal of "Grey's Anatomy"?

Jewish DU'ers: How important should it be for a parent to accustom their child with Judaism

Open letter to the parents holding that $#@^ing slumber party tonight

Automatic conservative insult generator

The Nerd Handbook

Totally Outrageous & Inflammatory Thread Title

Post your own pic Friday

We got a PRIUS!!!

Ok, I think I have finalized my Spring Course schedule:

To davsand, I had a similar situation.

I found Rabrrrrrr's cat.

How do you tell if you're a guy?

Who else thinks that there are too many threads about George Gervin in the Lounge?

Have you ever used Craigslist to sell stuff?

Hey bi-baby and sniffa

"Sexy" celebrities that you do not find attractive

I believe this is the forum to make an introduction?

SO, last night I was at the local Wendys for a burger...

My name is HughBeaumont. I now have 7,000. And so do I.


Bonuses spark high re-enlistments

Disabled vet to stand trial in attempted mobile home arson

Army: AF captain gave contracts to her lover

VA notifies veterans affected by data loss

Army leader: Guardsman’s death isolated event

Canada court won’t hear U.S. deserters’ case

Army: Pass supplemental or face layoffs

Computer with veterans’ data stolen

House passes bill to end Iraq combat by 2008

Editorial: Time to speak softly

Backtalk: Strength in diversity

Super Hornet squadron CO fired

13th MEU, BHR return home this weekend

Editorial: No need to bend truth

Sunnis joining Iraqi security forces in droves

Gen. Brady nominated to lead USAFE

Meigs: IED threat coming under control

Picking up where GI Bill falls short

DOD, Labor Department create job program for military spouses

As avian flu breaks out, Lakenheath reassuring but ready

AFRICOM to choose headquarters by next fall

Kadena F-15s still grounded as Mo. crash probe continues

Control hub used to direct exercise

Airman found not guilty in Percocet case

Basra Violence Down 90 Percent

The Drone Bomber Race...

DoD helps relieve holiday flight congestion

Program Builds Strong Army Marriages

Keen Observation Saves Soldiers

Navy Buoyed by Appeals Court Ruling

Deployers: Don't Leave Without Guide

Gas costs rising in Germany, U.K.

Suicide Prevention for Marines

C-130 Flies Final Mission

Marine Realizes Importance of Deployment

Desertions highest since 2001

Mine-Resistant Vehicle Production Ahead of Schedule

U.S. Army Desertion Rate Soaring

Ashley Sietsema

Marine Recruits on Why They Join

Southland Tales

Police Violence in Olympia #3

More amazing footage--Port of Olympia War Shipments Halted 11/9/07

Fox News Backs Rudy... Really!!!

Howard Dean's speech at the Arab American Institute's Leadership Conference

Uncle Jay explains the news, 11-12-07

Bush Will Blame YOU For The Iraq War

Iraq Vet: : "Our troops need to come home now" (from debate)

18 in 08

Olbermann: Law experts say Bush/NSA spying on US Citizens is illegal.

NEWS CORP's Secret Plan to Put Giuliani in White House (w/ Rachel Maddow)

Bill on the treadmill: Exercise is hard, caucusing is easy

TPM: Las Vegas Democratic Presidential Debate (highlights?)

Obama on driver's licenses for illegal immigrants


McCain Visits Sacramento, Has Vehicle Trouble

John Edwards - CNN debate - Is America going to be alright?

Cops gone wild--Port of Olympia War Shipments Halted 11/9/07

Georgia Police Turns Sonic Blaster on Demonstrators

All Hail the Street Medic!

Joe is Right on CNN's Situation Room

Alan Greenspan And The Morality Of The Iraq War

Kucinich Demands Impeachment During the Debate

Las Vegas Democratic Debate - CNN stacks the cards

All Kucinich Responses at Dem Debate - Nov. 15

NBC Political Director talks about the Biden Buzz in Iowa

Can you spy on me NOW! Keith OLBERMANN

Glenn Beck - Ron Paul - Terrorism?

Not The 9 O'Clock News - Conservative Conference

A New Christmas Song

Hillary Clinton Laughs About NAFTA

Las Vegas Debate: Being honest about taxes (97K is not middle-class)

Hillary on gender card: Playing winning card in Vegas

FBI Raids Ron Paul Liberty Dollar in Evansville, Indiana

Where's Wikileaks?

Name all the Candidates Tonight Who Called Out the NeoCons By Name?

How long before the RW hit machine start taking swipes at

Clinton/Biden will be the '08 Dem Candidates.

Entire Kyl/Lieberman Amendment ... read please!

I think I know why Kucinich got so upset over Wolf using the term "Illegal Aliens"...

Did You Know? Fewer than 10,000 Dems caucused in Nevada in 2004?


National Security More Important Than Human Rights...

Saudi rape victim sentenced to six months in jail, 200 lashes

Who was a better moderator?

HEADLINE: Republicans Fear Nevada May Slip Away

Richardson was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize and nobody mentioned it! nt

"...for tomorrow we may die.."

$97,000 Top 6% - What Obama Is Missing

The "Elephant" in the Room

Daily Kos debate poll

Kurtz quoted McCain campaign email, but didn't note its false claim about "bitch" comment

Scores dead in Bangladesh after Cyclone Sidr

soldier suicides up in iraq, Chaney's wet brain alcoholic moran's draconian policies are >Link>>

Bangladesh cyclone toll tops 500, may rise (thousands injured)

Ok... I'm off to dream of a new U.S. and Representative Kucinich as the new leader of the

Hillarys fans in last nights debate audience got in the way of an honest debate

'Right out of the Republican Playbook', eh, Hillary?

Judge Allows Feds To Pursue Seizure Of Lay’s Estate Assets

bush upset about Bonds Indictment

What will Bush do at the Berkeley Plantation on Monday?


Romney Won't Go To Big Iowa Fox News Debate, Disappointing Local GOP

Asshat Repuke Gets House Cafeteria Worker Fired Over Cheese Sandwich

Feinstein Buckles to Grassroots Pressure, FISA Bill Passes Without Telecom Immunity

Flyer told to change outfit poses nude (PIC)

Those of you with unspent fun drive powerups....

Medical care costs are becoming so ridiculous it invites an absurd solution: fly Americans overseas

Man shoots burglars with shotgun

Santas warned 'ho ho ho' offensive to women

Pastors Urged to Preach Good Will ( by Mayor )

Bush Stuffs Spending Bills With Earmarks For Dad’s Foundation, Wife’s Librarian Program

Exhibit at Smithsonian modified to downplay global warming?!

Another show of how we support our troops.

Unless my eyes deceived me ... and i have developed extremely poor eyesight recently was weird

I didn't watch the debate last night. In twenty words or less, what happened?

Dave Lindorff: Two Brothers and Two Scandals (the Krongards)

I never check back

Missing Women Alerts!

My impression, FWIW, is that there is not nearly as much anti-Hillary venom as there was last time.

What will be the "media narrative" on yesterday's debate?

Media Networks sponsoring and conducting faux debates is not a good thing

Yea, me! Joni Mitchell on Charlie Rose on PBS now, here, 12:15 CT. nt

Have you ever been INSPIRED by a LEADER? Of today's candidates, which one INSPIRES you as a LEADER?

Maybe This Is A Good Time To Link Giuliani To Chavez???

CSPAN2: Senate voting on whether to move forward GOP Iraq War

Hastert Makes Final Floor Speech ~ (Good bye and good riddence!)

Seymour Hersh: Bush Administration Shifing Iran Attack Plans

Lukery: Sibel Edmonds Case - New (And Old) Revelations Of Spying At The FBI

In Mississippi, Poor Lag in Hurricane Aid

== Bush Death Watch: Countdown! = By Mark Morford

Prof sues over cop stop...

Alberto Gonzales is a Criminal, Not a Speaker (Pomona College Professor)

Mortgage broker/lenders??

Shoppers Camp Out For Free Gift Cards -

Where were you on 9/11?

Hundreds Attend Funeral Of Vermont Soldier....

Pomona professor protests Gonzales speech

Plants For Hillary!

This should be the main focus of Debate discussion...

Beware the Snorlax...your getting sleepy.

America’s most under-reported (, Project Censored)

Senate is voting to move forward with Dem Temporary war funding Link

U.S. Troop Contingent in Iraq Reaches High of 175,000 (Froomkin, WaPo)

U.S. Enlists Arab Bloggers for Info War

TONIGHT on MOYERS - FCC’s plans to loosen media ownership rules (looks at last public hearing)

AP falsely suggested Obama said his state Senate records do not "exist at all"

Right-wing hate radio spreading the fans of racism

Conservatism's Unintelligent Design

Russian loophole offers Putin chance of third term

Does Anyone Know a Site

Feinsteins' position CLARIFIED! ...

Eureka !!! - I Have Found A Way To Get Through The Primary Season !!!

Roberto Lovato: Dueling Democrats Ignore, Ignite the Angry Brown Voter

The movement toward universal health care is poised to give the next president a mandate for change.

U.S. Rep. Jerry Nadler: No More Clever Wordplay on Torture

Planning for the invasion of Syria and Iran.

Modesto Bee LTTE: "Bush, Cheney, Do Us A Favor And Resign"

Wolf Dancing Dangerously with Clinton: "Was Ross Perot Right?"

Activists Converge on Washington, D.C. for Weekend of Protest Against Hate Crimes, Police Brutality

The Rude Pundit: Fucked Gulf Coast ...

Freedome Shmeedom!

Reid: Democrats' Iraq Bill Supports Troops, Holds President Accountable

Petraeus adviser: Violence reduction due to ‘luck.’

Kill the Messenger - Ted Stevens blames Media

Is "end the war" the Dems version of the repubs' "stop abortion"?

Family Reunited With Pet 8 Months After Dog 'Euthanized' At Vet

"Every single question asked during the debate by the audience had to be approved by CNN"

Nearly half Americans have housed homeless: study

CSI: Mississippi (

Caption Friday

Senate Republicans refuse to fund troops in the field. Blocked vote

The Dome Under the Cross: Local Muslim and Christian leaders had prepared the church for his arrival

5 Fucking Minutes! Once Again Dennis is Marginalized by the Corporate Owned Media!

CNN Poll - Do you watch political debates?

Starbucks Reports First-Ever Customer Traffic Drop

Whale Killers Blame Coast Guard for length of time whale suffered

Congratulations to Suich, winner of the DU T-shirt in last night's promotion

Senate votes to block Iraq war money

In Mississippi, Poor Lag in Hurricane Aid - 10% to the poor

Justice Dept. Conducting Criminal Probe of Baghdad Embassy Contracts

Repug is on senate floor Dissing Dems for NOT supporting troops. going on and on

Anyone else unable to access C-Span2 on cable?

General fired from Walter Reed to head Fort Detrick, smirk, smirk

Robot plane nosedives into truck full of soldiers.. (video)

Hurrah for Thom and Bernie. Pointing out now that all

Is DU running slow for anyone else ?

First, the Viginia Senate Goes Dem. Next Thing You Know, It Rains

This week dems in Congress did two very good things.

Kucinich Given Least Amount Of Time Of All Candidates In Dem Dembate Nov. 15

I will NOT support ANYONE(regardless of party)

What Cheney Said on This Date (Nov 16th 2005)

The craziest thing about the World Bridge Championship "controversy"

It's all about We, the People.

9th Annual National Survivors of Suicide Day: Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007

Perdue announces $2000 water conservation contest for grade-schoolers

ADL taking concerns to Ron Paul


NYT: G.O.P. Loses Vote on War Funding 1

Happy holidays, dammit! This holiday season, I am asserting my right to be mindlessly polite.

The grand plan to relieve airport congestion during the holidays...

OfficeMax Drops Michael Savage Ads Over Anti-Islam Bias

Pope's visit to Philadelphia: "He will not stop here, not even on the way."

You want to know the real difference between the Dems and Rethugs?

The Message and the Messenger (X-Posted from GD:P)

Senator: US provides haven to {1,000} war criminals from abroad (RawStory)

Happy 230th Birthday to. . .

Critiquing the Democratic Debate....

Source: Fox News Chief Roger Ailes Was Exec Who Asked Judith Regan to Lie to Protect Giuliani

RSOE report link on Bangladesh storm is so busy it won't load!

What do you think is the most memorable and effective line from last nights debate?

Mexico Calls U.S. Border Fence Severe Threat to Environment

Bill Moyers as debate moderator

I think this guy explains last nights debate pretty well. Not exact. But close

Du'er IntravenousDemilo is in the finals on Jeopardy's Tournament of Champions!

The List of People, Things, and Phrases that Never Need to be Seen Again.

Karl Rove Hired As Newsweek Contributor To ‘Balance’ Markos

Wouldn't Know It From Today's Coverage, But Impeachment Issue Drew Strong Response At CNN Dem Debate

Question about BlueCrossBlueShield

WaPo Headline: Senate GOP Blocks $50B War Funding Package

So, why do we call it Kyl-Lieberman?

XM/Sirius satellite radio merger approved. George Soros invests heavily in it...

One of the worst and saddest photos of McCain i've ever seen.

When the republickers say the Democrats are weak on illegal immigration,

Well just finished listening to Naomi Wolf LIVE in San Diego

but condi trusts him

digby: Disclosure

DU this MSNBC impeachment poll -

That was an odd choice of moderator at the debate last night

Support Our Troops My Ass !!! - Maimed Marine battles VA - CNN

Al Gore Selects Tenerife Native To Head The Climate Project /Spain

Caption Condi

Las Vegas Disgrace

How influential is Bob Somerby/The Daily Howler?

Court rejects challenge to warrantless wiretaps

Has Edwards Run Ads in Iowa or NH Featuring Lead Plaintiffs in His Cases?

does this say Bush would sign the Fisa bill or is

An interesting 1st hand account of last night's debate

Battle over wiretapping bill looms in Senate

NAFTA and Illegal Immigration:Two issues that need to be laid side to side in the next debate

BIDEN making a move in the DU Fun Run! Up 750 in the last hour!

What really troubles me about these debates .

Democrats unable to bring troops home


Very disturbing article about the EPA's policies on Human Experimentation

OK, if Gore was inserted in the "Fun Run" why not include Kerry, Dukakis, Mondale and Carter?

The Capitol Christmas Tree Is On Its Way To D.C.

Orrin Hatch just did a really weird slide-show thing...

Bishops: Faith should shape how people vote in '08

A stand against silence

Voting off One of the Final Three: Currently Clinton, Kucinich, Obama

Army desertion rate highest since 1980

Thank GOD! Our "point man" has reached Pakistan

The Clinton machine will grind the other Democratic contenders into dust...

Being Fat Is ''The New Thin''

If 9/11 changed everything...

Thank you Sen. Reid, for check mating this asshole

Looking for a video link to last nights debate...specifically for..

Can Chucklehead PARDON the telecoms?

Who here avoids political discussions at the Thanksgiving dinner table?

Grannies Urge Closing the US Bases on Foreign Soil

A movie asks: will 18- to 24-year-olds vote in 2008?

Global Warming Skeptics Fooled by Hoax

Heres the Transcript (National security Vs Human Rights)

I'm Pisst at the Joe Biden Campaign!

I'm glad to see that Kucinich won yet another debate

N.H. Probes Anti-Romney Poll Calls

Baptist Church Closes Property To Interfaith Thanksgiving Service (No Muslims Allowed)

Abercrombie: Bush doesn't have authority to attack Iran

I worked the graveyard shift last night. I was dog tired when I got off

Feds seize two tons of funny money featuring Ron Paul

Presidential poll with some not declared candidates

Videos the rightwing will use against Hillary if she's the nominee.

Fired Attorneys Build Case Against Gonzales

An update on FoxNoise's hard-hitting coverage of the Regan-Kerik-Guiliani-Newscorp scandal.

Truck, SUV mileage standards thrown out by U.S. appeals court

Red Cross Monitors Barred From Guantánamo

Waxman Wants to Hear from Buzzy Krongard

War Bills From Both Parties Fail in Senate

This meme don't hunt: Clinton will ensure a huge repuke turnout

Quote for the Day...

Senate Judiciary Committee held a rare “do-over” vote Friday to clarify its desire to strip immunity

Listening to Randi.... she seems to be leaning Biden!

Rudy Guiliani: Criminal or Liar?

British General: Our Presence ‘Instigated’ Violence In Iraq

Georgia Water Crisis

In reading about the last days of the Weimar Republic and

How is it...

DM Register Columnist: Kucinich can't be taken seriously, campaign not credible


Gates warns of layoffs without war funding

JackORoses uses Front Runner power up. Gore leading

Builder to auction 230 homes

Double Fun Run Whammy! JOEmentum and FrontRUNNER!

Attention Race Fans: We have a new Front Runner!!! (look up)

Nature really does give us everything we need - MRSA cured by Irish wildflower

Bored with re-runs of The Daily Show, but do like seeing Jon cut Bill Kristol to ribbons? GotVideo!

On the foolishness of "Merit Pay" for teachers.

"Suggested" Sunday Sermon: November 2, 2008 (Women in Authority)

Former Manhattan G.O.P. Leader Admits Tax Evasion

Check out this pro-evolution video (anti I.D. Freepers: don't look! You'll go to Hell!)

US General: "This is a turning point...I believe that we can have success in Iraq"

Barry Bonds indictment a scam.

CBS Asks Judge to Dismiss Rather's Lawsuit Against Network, Says He Waited Too Long to File It

about fiscal responsibility

NYT editorial: In Contempt (Pelosi should schedule a vote quickly on Miers and Bolten)

TWEET DOWN! Biden supporters: Here's your chance to double your steps!

League of Women Voters...please. PLEASE take over the debates again.

One more wasted stamp, LTTE to Congresscritter

Rep. Rush Holt: Stopping the Blank Check on Warrantless Spying

Rove: "I've Been Surprised At How Weak Edwards And Obama Have Been"

More Misconduct At The TOP Levels Of The Justice Department (Scott Horton)

Did CNN plant abortion question?

Am I the only one that finds the new Burger King commercials disturbing?

Someone please explain dog colors to me.

Orgainc Food and Farms Run on Cow Poop

Travelers To & From UK Must Answer 53 Questions BEFORE They Can Travel

If you gave Sean Hannity a haircut and an enema, would he disappear completely ...

Freeper's Fun Run looks like it's anything but.

The Clinton campaign released a statement this morning, praising

Tropical Cyclone Sidr devastates Bangladesh

A Question of Perception Regarding the Candidates

Keep the Clintons

UPDATE on Pakistan- different day

"The Fall of the House of Bush..."

RECALL: PetEdge Toothpaste Recall

New Orleans Population growing by 5,000 per month


Taser death makes worldwide impression

It's Friday YA BASTADS and I just put Kucinich back in 1st place!

Doonesbury 11/16 Provoking Iran and waterboarding

Who's fingernails does Alan Dershowitz want to stick his "needles" under? Mine? Yours? Who's?

Families of Fallen Utah Highway Patrol Troopers Fight Atheist Group Over Roadside Cross Memorials

"100 busloads" in DC with Al Sharpton . .

NOW the GOP wants to make a deal?

I don't cry often, but . . .

I'm a Partisan. So what?

Tweety's doing a play-by-play of the debate. Catch it if you can,

So Negroponte is setting up business for

A very Chinese X-Mas

Need a laugh? Gonzo: My ‘Guiding Principle’ Was To ‘Follow The Law’ And ‘Always Do The Right Thing’

Given a choice between a Dem President or a real majority in both houses of Congress.

Mississippi Hypocrisy

GOP debates and fart jokes

So Barry Bonds is not being indicted for taking Steroids but for

United Nations panel votes for worldwide ban of the Death Penalty

I noticed two good things about Hillary,

The Nation: Nancy Nord Likes Business More Than Children

Army desertion rate highest since 1980.

Russia readies nuclear fuel bound for Iran

Police taser man in coma.. (he was a security threat)

I just realized: another Friday without Bill Maher. Are the strike

The Nation: Insecurity Cameras

Did Cookie lie to Congress?


Why Is BUZZY Throwing COOKIE Under The BUSSY?

Last Night's Debate Sponsored by Coal; Next GOP Debate?

Wounded Vets Fight Red Tape To Get Benefits

Debatable Impressions

Draft law to allow former members of Hussein's Baath Party to hold gov. jobs is unconst

Another story buried beneath the obsessive reporting of missing white women

Friday TOONS: Part 1- Revoltin' Bolton appears again!

Guilty Plea: Phone Phreaks Use Caller-ID Spoofing to Get Foes Raided By SWAT

A Giuliani nomination may split the rethugs beyond repair --- thankfully!

Pat Robertson called for assasinating Hugo Chavez

"Bathroom Bob" Allen resigns from FL House. Larry Craig style.

Here's to Herb Alpert: He just donated $30 million to UCLA 's School of Music

Gonzo's Got Some 'Splainin' To Do-Fired WA State USA John McKay-on what Gonzales could be facing

I'm on the Op-ed page of the Union Leader today

Get to the video forum

American Graffiti

America suffers an epidemic of suicides among traumatised army veterans

Questions about Carville and CNN

John Zogby: Redefining National Security: Homes and Health are New Concerns

2007 Meteor Showers and Viewing Tips

I feel some stratergizz'n go'n on... ante up biatches.

The World Is Flattened

Friday TOONS: Part 2- The Bubble popped

LOL. The real TRUTH behind the Republican DECEIT on the FISA debate and the VETO threat.

"If people want to read an agenda into it, that's their prerogative,"

CNN - Religious scholars mull Flying Spaghetti Monster

Roger Ebert reviews Redacted.

John Dean: George W. Bush's Presidential Library (Will Bush/Cheney destroy The People's history?)

Civil Rights Protesters Surround The Justice Department, Demand More Focus On Hate Crimes

Compromise still brewing on immunity issue in FISA bill.

Katie Couric disses Dan Rather on YouTube

Photos of another Clinton plant

Did Kucinich kick butt last night or what?

Newsweek Editor: Who Cares If Bloggers Criticize Us? As Long As They Link Us, We've Succeeded

What issue will be the 'deciding factor' in the 2008 election

Anybody else finding it impossible to donate to DU? PayPal isn't working.

Possibly a Darwin Award here: Woman Finds Boyfriend Dead In Cat Door

Presenting a post-debate pre-primary presidential preference poll...

Hillary Supports BOTH Blood Diamond Slaves and Bends-Beset Pearl Divers

Charlotte Prostitution Ring. Expensive services, High Powered clients

Senate panel issues subpoena for Utah mine owner

Al Gore is winning the fun Run???

Tom Hayden Urges Canadians to Let Former U.S. Soldiers Remain in Canada

Saw Jim Hightower last night.

Giuliani says he'd appoint conservative judges. The Supreme Court is vital

Telecom immunity- The Simple Version: Leahy Stripped It From The Bill

Newfoundland suspends use of tasers by police

Jeopardy final: Go Doug

What time is it?

It's about the person, not the party

"Given Up" on public schools?

Okinawa's war time wounds reopened (BBC)

Hillary's "class" dilemma (Social Security versus health insurance)...

We're the Vocal Minority of the Silent Majority

Robert Parry: Bush's Clever Cognitive Dissonance

Oh, Keith: A mistake during World's Worst Person.

The Free Speech Sale

Thousands Rally in D.C. to Urge Hate Crime Prosecution

The Repression of Students in America

Chairman Henry A. Waxman on the testimony of Howard J. Krongard

That idiot McCain is coming to the Northeast Kingdom tomorrow

DU'er goes for Jeopardy Tournament of Champions TONIGHT!

Are you familiar with a Hugh Hewitt?

Loser CEOs, Raking It In

Don't wait to donate to DU! Donate NOW and you can save your steps and use them later!

Jeb Bush joins CNLBancshares board

Plan Dropped to Force Diplomats to Iraq

Everyone Hates the Dollar ..... Even at the Taj Mahal

"Diamonds vs Pearls" questioner blasts CNN: forced her to ask frilly question

Fascism and Nazism aside,...NAME OUR NATION..

Oh Brother! You too, can buy land on the moon! According to

What Does It Matter if the Surge is Working?

Good news! Army desertions are up only 42% over last year....

What's the closest thing to a one-party state?

Hundreds decry lack of affordable housing Hurricane Katrina

ABC’s Good Morning America Visits Mt. Washington Observatory for Monday National Broadcast

Women! Especially Obama Loving wives of Hillary supporters


Let's plan the NEXT Fun Run.. (My attention span on this one's exhausted)

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

CCR hopes to flood Oval Office with 25,000 copies of the Constitution

Who will crickets freeze?

"The decline of the dollar...may be so entrenched that some experts now fear it is irreversible."

Kerry takes on the Swift Boat Veterans (could net up to $1 million)

Tonight's DU buzz-word is "Triangulate."

Surfer dude stuns physicists with theory of everything

Matthews - Hardball, "Are republicans in a rut?"

Would Kucinich be electable if he were 6' 2" and looked like Harrison Ford?

Ron Paul's been advertising on my local progressive radio station

Anyone consider this sexist?

Maybe if Barry Bonds had......

Atlanta may have to drink the dregs

CNN forced the girl to ask "Diamonds or Pearls". Shite!

Palfrey subpoenas Vitter. Will he blow it? Or will she?

I believe that we SHOULD give undocumented people driver's licenses.

Is anyone awake? A friend of mind committed suicide and I can't sleep.

"C-SPAN" Style Debates, NOW!

John Edwards: 'We Need Paper Ballots' .... LINK

Hillary Clinton WILL be our next president

So, it seems....

Daniel Ellsberg: "Let me simplify . . . and not just to be rhetorical: A coup has occurred."

Police: Gas price fight ends in death

Any Thoughts on Bush's Move to Open Military Airspace for Commercial Air Traffic?

China deals blow to Western efforts to punish Iran

CNN was caught planting questions with students at a 2003 Dem debate!

George Bush-themed restaurant opens... to RAVE reviews

Katie Couric Mocks Dan Rather In YouTube Video


"American Candidate ELIMINATION" - The Runoff Round

Simpsons Fans: "The President Wore Pearls"

US Government Eavesdropping and Large Company Immunity - Western Union, 1919

Revising the Presidential Oath on live TV.

KUCINICH: "It's called ‘impeachment.' You don't wait. You do it now. Impeach them now"

WTF? Latest Faux crap

Bush Invites Gore To The White House Nobel Ceremony

wealth and class. The peasants are fighting each other, who wins?

A poll about DU polling...

DU: Do YOU prefer diamonds or pearls?

Why the hell is Gore in the DU Fun Run when he isn't running?

Why Kucinich won the debate last night

Bumper Sticker Survey

Did anyone hear the RESULTS of TOM HARTMANN'S telphone pole today----????

Why risk electing Hillary if it costs us a Super-Majority in Congress?

Harvard professor Dr. James Adams In a few decades we would all be fighting Christian fascists

What the hell happened to compassion in America?

Interesting article on Country Music and politics:

GM is Back (Dirt from the Dubai Autoshow)

"Blind Faith in Bad Leadership is not Patriotism"; FANTASTIC small-town SD editorial

About 300 High School Kids Just Marched Right Past My Office Protesting the War

Mark My Words: Karl Rove Will Incriminate Himself on National TV on a Paid Gig

It's Beginning to Smell a Lot Like Flat Sales, Everywhere You Look...

The fundies are really digging deep now....

Diamonds vs. Pearls??

Response to "Let biotech crops bloom"

Glenn Greenwald on Bush's speech to Federalist Society: Self-satire scales new heights

Gallup: Democratic Party's Image More Positive Than GOP’s

Chicken Pickens "weaseling" out of Swift Boat offer

Actually, there is (or used to be) a "correct" answer to "Diamonds or Pearls"

Fox Noise is at it again:

VA tried to say this soldier didn't deserve 100% disability (WARNING picture)

Chris Matthews on Hillary Clinton: "I Hate Her"

Hey kids! Make your tree the shizz this year with "The Jesus Tree Topper"!

BUSHCO's Judge For #2 Position At Justice Dept-Worked As Repub VOTE-COUNTER In FL '2000 Election!

Hillary could have raised her stock if she had told her supporters NOT TO BOO the other candidates..

Brushing Off Nagging Suspicions of a Bush Coup

Bush IS Hitler!

T. Boone Chickens (Swiftboater) Reneges on Bet with John Kerry!

Look! The Hubble took a picture of God!!!

By Her Reply, Hillary Obviously Had Seen The Diamonds or Pearls Question BEFOREHAND - CNN rigged it

UN: climate change will have 'abrupt and irreversible' consequences

So I was at an anti-war protest today...

Al Gore Fans: Did You Know Gore FIRED Mark Penn?

My Candidate Can Produce 270 Electoral Votes; Yours Can't

Man Receives 102 Year Prison Sentence For Dog Fighting Related Charges

“When Citizens Turn a Blind Eye to State-Sanctioned Atrocities ..."

If 911 was "blowback" for the old kinder-gentler imperialism.....


I hate the New York Post, but their headline today was classic: "What an asterisk"

***DUzy Awards for week ending November 16, 2007***

Do you believe that U.S. MSM is now being actively used by those who control it to...

BREAKING: Reid shuts down Bush recess appointments during Thanksgiving

Evil theocracy: not only for countries the US govt doesn't like.

Book TV Schedule: November 17th - 19th

Spaghetti Monster Featured At Religious Conference

Most telling moment of the debate:

Sibel Edmonds Case: New (and old) revelations of spying at the FBI

Newsweek's hiring of Karl Rove is an insult to our country and a kick in the butt to Alabama.

Am I the only DUer who DOESN'T have a RW cousin catapulting me RW propaganda emails?

State IG's Brother Quits Blackwater

I'm Surprised When Bad Imports From China Comes Up That No One Holds The....

I've been watching all of the debates

Memo to Clinton: Don’t be too hard on poor Johnny. You need to keep him in this race in Iowa

Howard Dean's view on Polls (LIBERALLY paraphrased)

Kyl/lieberman, Part (b) after final amendments & 2001 Joint resolution for use of force

Edwards Brings Exhibit A: Dad

Whomever wins this nomination will have won it fair and square

The not Hillary or Obama thread

Biden voted NO on Yucca Mountain

New Iowa Poll shows 3-way statistical tie: Clinton 27%, Obama 25%, Edwards 21%

Hillary invoke's Ronald Reagan just like a Republican on Social Security Issue.

Dodd Closes Nevada HQ; Richardson transfers NV staff to Iowa; Edwards' NV director leaves

This photo of Scalito reminds me of Dwight Frye, the guy who ate flies and did Dracula's bidding

Will Hillary declare Blackwater a "terrorist organization"?

The Google Headlines Tell The Story

Local Reno audience finds no clear cut debate winner

Ohio. Ohio is why the dem candidate will *likely* win this year.

So...offering up an excuse that doesn't answer valid criticism is "knocking it out of the park?"

Caption this pic from tonite's debate :)

Clinton managed to give a one word answer to her quadruple flip flop

It has to be said: Hillary's about to win the nomination.

Yepsen's analysis: That's why the lady is a champ

Viva Hillary...Viva Las Vegas

Poll For Edwards & Obama Supporters

HAHA! Mass. repub officials afraid Romney will lose REPUBLICAN primary

Hillary goes to the EU to raise cash

Support for Injured Servicemembers Act

Anti-Predatory Lending Act

Actually, I think all our Democratic contenders "won" last night!

Which caption to go with?

It does not matter one whit, who "planted" supporters to boo or clap or anything else.

How much of a difference to you think this debate will make in Iowa and other key states?

My take on last night’s debate.

Rep. Mark Souder's background from Wiki

bush approval ratings drop to 31.8% in Montana

OK Iowa is 1.Edwards, 2.Obama, 3.Clinton, 4. Biden

Could Obama's early heckler be from Clinton's Campaign

Obama Invokes Ronald Reagain's name just like a Republican on Social Security Issue...

Dang, looks like I picked the wrong night to give up watching Debates!

Howard Dean looked wonderful last night

TPM Today's must read!

Memo to Dems: Sometimes decisions are difficult

Huckabee may have plateaued in Iowa...

Rendell presses House on gun bills

Have any POTUS candidates called John "that's a great question" McCain

Answering The FISA Legislation Muddle

It Was Clinton vs. Obama on Health Care

Democratic Debate: Winners and Losers

Clinton on gender: 'I'm not exploiting anything'

Michigan: Hillary widens an already strong lead...

W.H. deputy press secretary Tony Fratto has the negotiation skills of a frikkin' five year old.

I wonder how long Bill will be able to stand being the first lady?

suicides in military

Feinstein Buckled: How it happened (Update 1)

Elon University Poll: Hillary very strong in the Southeast...

Edwards to join striking writers

The Nation , John Nichols: She won the night, and she might well have won a great deal more.

our economy is crashing, shouldn't that have been THE topic

Zbigniew Brzezinski is on Morning Joe with daughter Mika now on MSNBC!


Senator Clinton's only memory of the NAFTA debate is a series of charts,

The Message trumps the Messenger

Why Did Dennis Kucinich Go After John Edwards?

Does The 2008 Primary Seem Nastier Than The 2004 Primary?

UPDATED Kos Debate Poll

Lou Dobbs "Seriously Contemplating" Presidential Bid

David Yepsen: That's Why the Lady is a Champ...give Thursdays debate to Hillary Clinton...

Clinton's Winning Fight Night

There have been some changes in my candidate preferences


Where Are the E-mails?

FReepers think Joe was the best. Read an excerpt.....LOL>

Analysis: Clinton makes a recovery in Las Vegas debate

Edwards to Join Striking Writers: Will picket NBC, Burbank

Watch The Presidential Forum on Global Warming Live- Saturday Nov. 17th

One of the coolest things I saw last night

Bill Moyers as debate moderator

Tune in to Ed Schultz for excellent analysis of last night's debate

Roger Simon: The Bitch is Back - Diamonds and Pearls for Hillary

The wait is finally over- I WATCHED THE DEBATE LAST NIGHT

Interlude: We are all Democrats. Let's follow John's example, and give each other

I'm Still Undecided

United Auto Workers Region 4 to endorse Obama

Diamonds and Pearls for Hillary

Harvard's Greg Mankiw whoops Paul Krugman on Social Security

Iowa General Election - Obama does better than HRC

Rove: "I've Been Surprised at How Weak Edwards & Obama Have Been"

Here is the debate transcript from last night

Why doesn't anyone talk about Black on Black Violence?????

How much of an effect will yesterday's debate have on the Dem presidential race?

Paul Krugman: Barack Obama "Played for a Sucker..."

The Great Drivers License Debate is .........

"Diamond v. Pearl" Student Blasts CNN

Post Debate Head to Head Matchup #1: Obama vs. Edwards

Info please... how much time to speak did each candidate have?

Post Debate Head to Head Matchup #2: Clinton vs. Richardson

Post Debate Head to Head Matchup #4: Dodd vs. Gravel

Post Debate Head to Head Matchup #3: Biden vs. Kucinich

Post Debate Head to Head Semifinals: Biden vs. Dodd.

Minnesota House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher Endorses Clinton

"John Edwards is the Father."

Affluent Voters Switch Brands-Stands on 'So-Called Moral Issues' Prove Costly for Republicans

Post Debate Poll: Gravel vs. Clinton

I apologize to the "diamonds or pearls' questioner from last night.

Today's Rasmussen poll: Hillary-41%, Obama-24%, Edwards 14%

Hillary -The Only Dem To Beat All Challengers In EC Vote Rich Ohio

Please tell me that we won't end up with President Huckabee

NY Times on CNN's Carville problem

Biden, Kucinich, Iran, and Impeachment

If high tax states pay their teachers so well that there is a glut

WP, Eugene Robinson on the "bitch" matter: Rhymes with Front-Runner

Even Cafferty is hitting Obama on his comment last night on drivers licenses.

'NYT' Reporter Katharine Seelye Blames Hillary -- for McCain Incident

Biden extolls residents to caucus

Was that a debate or an episode of Jerry Springer?

WOW!When was *this* picture taken?

The GD debate poll results are full of surprises

FDL: Blue America Joins Chicago Immigrants in Slamming Rahm Emanuel

Post Debate Wrap Up Poll (IMPORTANT)

Obama tops Hillary as GE candidate in Iowa....Hands down.

Sane Bush Hatred

On Social Security...the point is not how many are at $97,000 and above now...

Breaking: Hillary told NH fishermen union (Local 8) she preferred Pearls 2 months ago

Noam Scheiber: The Vegas Debate

Richardson: 'Stop demonizing immigrants'

Remaining Democratic Presidential Debates

Did you know? As NYC mayor, Rudy once endorsed a Dem for governor

Anyone know how Elizabeth Edwards is doing??

Wolf Blitzer was openly and inappropriately ridiculing Edwards

Does anyone know the latest polls from Iowa? Or where can I find them? n/t

Ed Schultz 10 minutes ago on Hardball:

LATimes OpEd: Obama as the Red-Blue Uniter

Las Vegas Disgrace

Fantastic new Clinton web ad on the Iowa Caucus!

Current Status of the Primary Polls, State-by-State (11-16-07)

Rove Critiques Democratic Challengers to Clinton

Kucinich during debate: "Impeach them now." -- not just Cheney-- THEM

Biden: Bush should be impeached if he moves on Iran

Would you support Impeachment the impeachment of President Bush and V.P Cheney over the Iraq War?

Local audience finds no clear cut winner

Court rejects early Michigan primary

The Clinton News Network (CNN) totally let her off the hook

Las Vegas Debate Is Most-Watched Primary Debate on Record

Best Line of the Night: You will not get change by trading

Biden Sends Out Release Highlighting Richardson's Changing Positions On Iraq

Hillary made it rain on my birthday!

Did Obama break the law?

Who has demonstrated the most electability?

Seymour Hersh: Obama 'Only Hope' for US-Muslim Ties

I don't believe a majority of people watching the debate last night believe Clinton won.

"Diamond v. Pearl" Student Blasts CNN (with CNN Response)

I gotta' say, Hillary won me over (a bit) last night.

I heard commentators suggest only 2 names can come out of Iowa, but

Seymour Hersh: Obama only Hope for US-Muslim ties

Does Hillary lie so much that she needs an Asbestos pant suit?

If you lost a debate to Dick Cheney you would..

Finally seen a Hillary supporter!

Did Hillary's stooges disrupt the debate last night?

Do you agree with on Hillary Clinton's view on undocumented worker driver licenses?

If you lost a debate to a guy who lost a debate to Dick Cheney you would..

Hillary: Master Politician, it is OK to admit it.

Edwards supporters: Who is your second choice, or do you not have one?

Should Edwards fire his speech writers?

Are you seeing that just the MEDIA think Hillary will win?

Wolf Blizter made a complete ass of himself on the Driver's license questioning. Obama did well.

Iowa Poll: Obama Strongest General Election Candidate

Gallup -Hillary -48% Obama 21% Edwards 12%

Have your top two or three choices evolved over the last few months?

Need advice - I got my application for a mail in ballot today.

Why isn't $97,000 per year middle class? Check this out

Leaks in the Army's bucket: Desertion rate up 42% from last year

If you could impeach ONE of the following it would be... Clinton telling the truth about Edwards and Healthcare.

This is the best analysis of the debate I've seen.

The Daily Howler responds to Krugman's suggestion Obama is a "fool" & a "sucker"

Has the DEM race for the nomination distracted from the really pressing problem, the JUNTA?

Tech Leaders Endorse Barack Obama

Edwards to join striking writers

Iowa State Rep. Bob Kressig endorses John Edwards

Obama in Orbit (NYTimes/Int Herald Tribune)

Stealing from your grandchildren....

Which D vs. R matchup would be the most fun to watch?

Edwards Tops Iowa Independent Democratic Power Rankings

Latest from Iowa: Obama Leading in margin of victory vs all candidates

Editor of Nevada newspaper endorses - BIDEN

Post Debate Head to Head Semifinals: Obama vs. Richardson

Edwards the Real Battle Tested Candidate?

$97.000 is middle class in the most blue cities in America

Here is a big what If........after Iowa Edwards finishes third and quickly becomes Obama's VP..

Kucinich has another debate like this and we will have a race.

New York Times: Chavez "likely to win" referendum. Sorry Chavez' haters

Can someone please tell me why Kucinich is and has been the highest...

KCCI (Research 2000) IA Poll: Hillary - 27%, Obama - 25%, Edwards - 21%, Undecided 11%

Bush to Honor Noble Prize Winners at White House Monday


Since Tweety HATES Hillary,

Did Rupert Murdoch hold a fund-raiser for Hillary Clinton?

Has CNN or YouTube posted the entire debate from last night

Wolf made a statement on triangulation as it applies to Hillary and he added "Whatever that means."

AP falsely suggested Obama said his state Senate records do not "exist at all"

Do you believe Liberty Dollar is an illegal currency?

Texas to Edwards: We don't need no pretty boys... (IVR Poll- HRC 51%, BO 17%, JE 11%)

Will the disaster in Iraq eventually be blamed on the Democrats?

Am I the only one who thought Kucinich KICKED ASS tonight? I also thought Biden did well because he

NY Times: Questions about Carville and CNN

Obama's Got the Youth Vote, And They Can In Fact Vote

Hillary Clinton ad asks people who aren't Democrats to caucus for her in Iowa.

Rasmussen: Clinton 7 point "slide" in IA, 6 point in NH

Richardson: Our strength as a nation is our values -- equality, freedom, democracy, human rights.

I am not sure how anyone can claim Hillary won the debate

Kucinich mixes street savvy with controversial style

John Edwards is the Most Electable Democrat

Ladies and gentlemen, the next president of the United States

Let's forget the issue of Corporate Power. It's important but who cares?

So I saw Bill tonight and here's what he said

"DEBATE"?? You mean, last night's 2-hr long informercial, produced by the Republicans?

Clinton was slinging mud with both hands last night.


What We're Up Against

Would you really like to know why Hillary got applauded & the other guy got booed?

Olympia protest videos you might not have seen......

Why don't we just skip the election?

Back from Exile I say - Hillary Rocked The Hall

Why I Would Consider Sex With Joe Biden

Are you outraged... appalled... that Hillary was cheered and others booed last night?

Republicans will be out for blood this election as they were in 04

Clinton says National Security is more important than Human Rights. Obama disagrees.

On the nature of the true American middle class (re: $97,000)

Hillary picked the perfect night to shine: It was the highest rated debate in primary history

Strategically, Obama & Edwards Should "Get It": Only One of Them Will Be in the Top Two in Iowa

That Biden Magic

Obviously it's not just right-wingers who are terrified of Hillary...

Put you're votes in on who won Vegas debate - Hillary- Obama-or Edwards


If You Listen Real Close Obama Wasn't Booed Last Night When Making His Point About......

If you strip away the media and the money, aren't the lower tier candidates our best qualified?

Politico's Mike Allen says all voters have thought about Hillary being a bitch.

People are not attacking Hillary because she's a woman, they're attacking her because she's a

DU is proof

Biden won the debate...

Who would be the strongest candidate in a general election and why?

Happy Birthday , Howard Dean

"Joe is Right"

How Do You Combat Rampant Downerism?

Bush's war on the Courts; profound rightward turn of the federal judiciary, SCOTUS in particular

Each campaign received 22 tickets to the debate. THE REST WERE INVITED BY THE NV DEM PARTY...

Obama thinks $97k is upper class

For all those saying "I don't understand why Biden isn't higher in the polls"...

Edwards the caped phony performs hero imitation

More on the Nevada Debate Crowd

Ever see anyone called a Biden hater, Edwards hater, Kucinich hater?.Many are called Hillary haters

Kerry kicking Picken's and the SwiftboatLiarsforBush's a$$ e$

The loud heckler was not a hillary supporter.

The Real Story Behind That Las Vegas Debate Crowd By Someone Who Was There

Now that Edwards has completely tanked, who will rise to third place?