Democratic Underground

Archives: November 17, 2007

The American Prospect: Giuliani's Awful Record on HIV/AIDS

State Department ‘Weenies’ Do Have a Point

Vitter to fight the supoena--'the details were best left between God and his family. '

In Name Count, Garcias Are Catching Up With Joneses

The Electability Conundrum

AlterNet: Thou Shalt Find It Impossible to Live Like the Bible Tells You to

Bike sex case sparks legal debate

Barnum & Bailey & CNN

Cars ruined by Katrina sold in Bolivia

Old McDonald Had a Farm…and He Got Arrested?


A Bad President Doesn't Deserve A Pension

Pentagon: Budget cuts, layoffs...Desertions way up...Watchdog watched...

The Nation: Confronting the Global Timber Barons

Jim Hightower: Bush-Cheney Really Are Planning to Attack Iran!

Bush's emotion without reflection

Democratic Debate in Las Vegas on Nov 15th – Performance Evaluation of Edwards, Obama and Clinton

Mentes Peligrosas: Confession of an American Thought Criminal

A shot and sweet thank you to all liberal/progressive sites.

Dick Cavett: In This Corner, Norman Mailer.

Chivalry is Alive and Well and Living in Las Vegas

The Atlantic/Andrew Sullivan: Goodbye to All That

NYT editorial: Democrats Find Their Voice on Iraq

Pentagon Cover Up: 15,000 or more US casualties in Iraq War

Are Your “Elected Officials” Defective?

Momentum Builds in Support of Venezuela’s Constitutional Reform

Joe Klein reviews a new biography of Hunter Thompson by Jann Wenner and Corey Seymour

Will John Boltons head explode? This guy should chill!

When Two Wrongs Make a Right

NY Times' Kit Seelye: McCain "Bitch" Episode Is Bad For Hillary



Downtown Portland project could be among the first urban buildings in the U.S. to rely on wind energ

U.N. Climate Panel Warns of 'Abrupt' Warming

Welcome to a world of runaway energy demand

(California) PUC adopts low-income solar incentive program

In Maryland, sea slowly claims a historic island

Pump pain heats up pressure for new energy law

Power companies focus on clean deals

Putting the wind in Windy City

Bahrain Propels Wind Energy to Urban Future

Vestas to ship wind generators to Canada

Home & Garden: Using the Earth as your Furnace

Saudi to give $300 million for environmental research

NYT: Break-In at Nuclear Site Baffles South Africa

Boulder county government pursuing solar power

Wind: The latest state crop

IPCC must read report

Possibility of hypoxic oceans

Citizens tout benefits of 'small wind' ordinance to reduce home energy bills

Ohioans are liking this little electric car (ex-Sparrow)

NYT: Brothers, Bad Blood and the Blackwater Tangle

Chavez Meets Top Colombian Rebel Leader

La. (US) senator subpoenaed in prostitution case

2 plead guilty in Cuban militant case

Climate change department faces £300 million cuts

Pastor's estranged wife wants share of church in divorce

India's ruling party leaders defend nuclear deal with US

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

Saudi gang rape victim sentence 'unjust'

Bike sex case sparks legal debate

Could U.S. military gains in Iraq outlast Bush? [leave office without failture?}

Mass grave unearthed in southern Baghdad

Grim climate change report prompts UN call for 'breakthrough' [action]

Army Desertion Rate Up 80 Pct. Since '03

Bush wants tax legislation from Congress

Bush criticizes Democrats over Iraq war funds

Dirt from bomb site triggers new fears

Death of ex-cop's wife called a homicide

California: Power lines cited as cause of largest wildfires

Democrats: Bush hinders new Iraq course

Emergency to stay for now, Pakistan leader Musharraf tells US

Two Canadian soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Officer Suspended In Connection With Fires At Capitol

Divided OPEC meets for summit(a private meeting mistakenly broadcast to journalists revealing spat)

Police to search for guns in homes

Dubai could allow Pakistan TVs to resume broadcasting

Halabja Women Victims Complain of Neglect (little treatment for chemical attack survivors)

Iraq: Number of children dying higher than when the country was under sanctions

Key Findings of UN Scientific Report

Makahs report death of whale was neither humane nor fast

His son killed in Iraq, dad takes on recruitment of Hispanics

Poland to end Iraq mission in 2008: defence minister

BorgWarner workers must vote again on union status

US writers agree to strike talks

Thousands march in US race rally

Chavez warning opens Opec summit

Petraeus Helping Pick New Generals

U.S. to Bolivians: Stop attacking ambassador

Union: Utility owes $115M (IPL, AES accused of shortchanging retirement plan)

FEMA Trailer Dwellers Seek Toxin Tests

Pastor of Ala. Church Bombed in '63 Dies

Casey says Bush wrong on war [Dem radio address]

Gunfire hit most of Afghan bomb victims

Parents [hundreds] ordered to court for kids' shots

US delegates say dangers of climate change unclear

Ex-Rebel Leader Ahead in Kosovo Vote

Clinton endorsed by SMART union

McCain calls for drug reimportation

Cars ruined by Katrina sold in Bolivia

Mass Graves Found outside Baghdad

Obama on Novak on Clinton on Obama (about Hillary having dirt on Obama)

State Dept official asks to cancel Blackwater hearing

U.S. Secretly Aids Pakistan in Guarding Nuclear Arms: But debate intensifying....

Seizure of Iranians Failed to Validate Bush Line

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

Japanese Fleet to Hunt Humpback Whales

Rep. William Jefferson (D., La.) Accused of Two More Schemes

Clinton Camp Fires Back Over Novak Column

State Dept official asks to cancel Blackwater hearing

OH CRAP - My next husband, Chris Noth, to be a dad with his girlfriend

I truly like being a SOB

Has "Shark" jumped the Shark?

Just saw a house covered in Xmas lights

it`s time to get old school in the lounge.... Curtis Mayfield - Superfly Live

Imaginig the Tenth Dimension - Trippy mindblowing stuff!

I'm watching 'Rocky III' because

So, do tell, what was it like 'your first time'?

When did Jeannot Szwarc jump the shark?


Where can I obtain free condoms?

I'm afraid I might have Lymphoma...

Bush to (finally) Welcome Gore To The White House!!!!!

I can't believe that my post about locking posts about locked posts

War. What is it good for?

When did jumping the shark jump the shark?

Water Nymph or Jacuzzi Fairy

Fuck! I can't have anything but nightmares!

BabyCoffee did an awesome firehose impersonation last night

The question of the ages needs to be answered.

Y'know what I hate worse than people checking my receipt?

Had a great dinner with another DU'er last night.

lets make love...

Wow! so this is what Saturday morning is like

Brit Spy Chief is the ULTIMATE DEADHEAD!

Cheap contractors hiring (and exploiting) undocumented labor

Do you think I talk too much?

so i'm the DJ...pick a tune, any tune

"ADHD Warning Signs" (Warning, you say?)


Wireless Router Suggestions?


I wish I was... homeward bound

oh shit, I gotta go watch the game!


OMFG! Publishers Clearing House just informed me that I could win $10 MILLION! OMFG! Woo-HOOOOOOO!

Anyone want to tell me if i'd like Hoboken?

Does anyone have polychromic (darkening) lens?

Anyone want to tell me if i'd like Philadelphia?

Several people at work know that I can't get preganant

Several people at work know that I am preganant

Several people at work know that I can make women pregnant.

I am just so darn sad today...

Some advice for ladies who want to get a guy's attention...

sInce a big depression is coming, why aren't we all selling our DVDs and computers now?

The men of my house are sleeping, and I'm painting my nails...

Just found out a friend of mine was in a serious car wreck....

Anyone else see Beowulf yet?

My dad has been in and out of the ER over the last week with

For the last time people: decide what your kid wants BEFORE you get in the coffee line!

Everything is going to hell

Several people at work know that I am preganant


I'm whitening my teeth right now

To the MORAN who almost killed me on TX 161 this evening:

Do any other guys here really care for shtupping?


The grisly death of Alfalfa! (courtesy of wikipedia)

I can't keep my dog. :-(

Are the "holidays" starting to piss you off yet?

He Didn't Have To Be

has Photo Bucket been tombstoned by DU?

"Your hand on his arm,

Are you awake?

heh heh heh ... Grovelbutt heh heh heh heh heh heh heh heh heh

Fun times over at the Moto Guzzi board


The helpful help-iness of people who post "That's Already been posted" in your threads. Discuss

The helpful help-iness of people who post "That's already been posted" in your threads. Discuss.

Need a new laptop. Is this a good deal?

Separated at birth: Sarah Jessica Parker and ....

*Ahem* ....Could I have a go on your Baps?

Grovelbot: timeless, omnipresent

Lasciante ogne speranza, voi ch'intrante.

So, yeah. For some reason I am unable to donate AGAIN.

What Is A True Greek?

My sister lives near Wilkes-Barre

I don't normally eat sweets, but I have one weakness...

Sorry I'm away so much , kids, but daddy works all the time

OK I wasn't going to post this....

SPK Jr. Is Now...

Pac-10 football officials are the worst!

Bah! Humbug!

Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus, right down

Free rack!

After Ending The War And Restoring The Constitution,

No, I DON'T want to be your sledgehammer. Don't bother showing me around your fruitcage.

Do any other guys here really care for shopping?

Who else has a "parents ganging up on their kids' friends" story?

Just popped in the DVD of "Death Wish 3," with Happy Days' forgotten brother "Chuck" as the villain

Thank you to the person who

Check out my thread in GD-P!

and for my 200th post i give you...

Anybody else has a boss like this?

Study says big-hipped women are smarter & have smarter children

I have two kitty tumors - ask me anything!

I saw "No Country for Old Men" last night. Ask me anything!

I saw "Lars and the Real Girl" today. Has anyone else seen it? Ask me anything. n/t

Any Metalocalypse/Dethklok fans?

Haikus for Grovelbot

Over 200 channels on television....

Has anyone else here not started their isthmus shopping?

I have audio of my sis and BIL mocking global warming from '95.

Post Your "non-guilty" pleasures here

I just squashed a spider and nuked its babies - am I doomed?

What's for Dinner, DU?

COBRA insurance is such a fucking scam

Dear southern DUers: I'm enjoying a nice cold RC Cola right now.

People don't listen to enough Liliput

Dr. Michio Kaku

On the one year anniversary, VOTE: "Forgive" or "F**K" Michael "Kramer" Richards

Have you ever had so much to drink...

It's National Homemade Bread Day!!!

I just realized that Thursday was my 3rd anniversary.

I know the holidays are nigh, but...

Rats in the front room... roaches in the back

Dinosaur found molesting little children on PBS

BBC: Chief Mouser Pc Tizer at King's Cross rail station

Rack Freaks!

Today I went to Barnes & Noble.


THIS IS HUGH!!!!1111 I'M WIRELESS NOW!!!!11111

Freeper entertainment for the evening. Better if you've had a couple.

Ok. I'm going to bed.

I jut posted a thread in GD for the first time in a brazillion years.

I just watched Factotum...

Wisconsin beats Minnesota again in football!

Today's College Football Thread

Free Rice has me talking like Nabokov

I made a ring this afternoon. Pictures

The Kiana Tom appreciation thread.

GAH! that gravelbot avatar is freaking me all the way out

Either I have a REALLY bad chest cold, or

I found the best video evah!

Update on my dad (GreenLantern for DU oldsters)

Dinosaur found hosting talk show on CNN.

Damn! I posted in GD and Holy Crap! No flameproof suit needed!

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 11/17/07 (warning: extremely graphic language)

Hi Lounge

What is the phraseology of "Holy Shit!"?

What was your favorite book when you were little?

My stepdaughter just identified "Tonight I'll Be Staying Here With You" as being from "Digimon."

Red Tailed Brunch

I'm drunk

OMG My neighbor has his Christmas lights on! wha-huh?

I don't care what you say: Mozart was a frickin' genius.

Oh yeah? Billy Dee Williams or Harry Dean Stanton?

The price of a meatball sub and a pepsi across the country

I'm at the office on Saturday working on a rape case.

I want a schnorkie

I want to start a saturday night pic thread: please post yours

Time for a weird crush thread.

Lloyd Carr goes out with a loss to Ohio State, his fourth in a row against Jim Tressel

Recommend a good book for my book club.

Has anyone else here not started their christmas shopping?

Meetup in Ohio on December 29th! (Reminder)

Dinosaur found with vacuum-cleaner mouth


Do any other ladies here not really care for shopping?

I miss my sisters :-(

OK, seriously: Dick Morris. Is there anyone more repulsive??

Death to Grovelbot.

The helping help-iness of people who post "That's Already been posted" in your threads. Discuss

Gentlemen, I have found the Kyla Ebbert nudes.

Do you want to write an open letter to President Bush? Visit my new blog.


I really wish the weather would make up its mind!

Want a FREE headset for your cell phone? Really!

My artwork and writing must really REALLY SUCK!

Free crack

To whoever just donated in my name....

Thank you all for your support.

Freak rack!

Why the HELL do men wear cologne?

Wake up call. (For the cat owners)

United States Department of Reason

Consumer Alert! The free prostate exams in the Safeway parking lot are a SCAM!

I'm pondering an Obama thread in the spirit of The Beatles' "White Album"...

LOLcat thread

Men that wear cologne.... What kind do you wear???

Anyone want to tell me if I'd like Pittsburgh?

Part One of the Secret Novak File on Obama:

Raids target militants linked to May ambush

Judge rules vets can sue VA over data theft

House considers big changes for vet treatment

Police look at pitfalls of returning reservists

Senator, mother blast Army over Guard death

Navy: Dropped bomb was meant for training run

Mullen: Pakistan unrest no threat to nukes

IED attacks up in Afghanistan, down in Iraq

Senate leaves without passing war funding

DI gets 6 months for abusing recruits

Lt. col. to be arraigned today in Hadithah case

Latest SRB list is out

3 charged with stealing from Tyndall for meth

SF airmen come home after 10 months in Iraq

New outpost changing tactics in Narwan

Suspect in soldiers’ abductions in Iraq is detained

Large COLA jump in Italy, Germany

Yokosuka toughens community service policy

Soldier guilty in scam allowed to stay in Army

Senate Dems Blocks Iraq War Money

Geren Sees Opportunity from Calamity

Clearing the air around Atsugi incinerator

My JSF Is Stealthier Than Yours, Or Is It?

Army plans to reopen meat factory on outskirts of Baghdad

AFRICOM Confronts Stability Changes

Report: Loose fuel line caused F-16 crash

for those that only read thread titles-Suicide among Iraq/Afghan Vets (ages 20-24) is 4X non-vets

Super Hornet CO fired after DUI arrest

Would someone tell me the meaning of non-deployed

Death of a Nation - East Timor

Biden Talking Green

I Miss The Colbert Report

TPMtv sinks its teeth into a good old-fashioned Alaska government corruption story


Videologblog: Writers Strike (Colbert Report writers)

JOE BIDEN on renewable energy

MIR: Annapolis - Dead on Arrival

Hillary heckler gets owned.

World War III

The Daily Show writers make their case for the strike (with a cameo....)

Life Imitating Art

Buffy Sainte-Marie sings "Universal Soldier"

John Edwards pickets at NBC


Hardball: Attacking Hillary's corporate support

The biggest improvement in political blogging (esp. at DU) is video.

Holy shit! The FCC Chairman looks like a 12 year old kid!

A Lower Dollar is Good News - Ask Dennis


Question for the next Republican debate. Do you prefer

I have a question to ask so I know it's not just me

Boeing has entire teams dedicated to spying on workers

Army Desertion Rate Up 80 Pct. Since '03 -4700 this year alone

Station Owner Kills Rival in Gas Price Fight

In the tradition of Foghorn Leghorn..."What we have here, a plutocracy"

FL: Rep. Allen gets probation for soliciting prostitution

im about to be on wasington journal phones

Clinton Seeks to Convince Voters She Won Debate (verbatim headline)

Washington Journal junkies check in

What would be the impact on climate change and energy consumption, if we made these adjustments

Report: States gaming NCLB system

Racial Costume flap imperils immigration post

Haha! I just realized that Chris Matthews' "HA" laugh is on Olbermann's "Oddball" segment

NYT Ed: Democrats Find Their Voice

KO flubbed the Worst persons' tonight - said 0 A.D. was date of Jesus' DEATH. Oops.

Court rejects challenge to wiretap program

Bad military strategy

If you live an Ann Arbor could you do me a favor?

Surfer Dude Stuns World With Theory of Everything Political.... LOL

Must we tolerate cyberbullies?

Key test in Iraq: Is the power on?

Group plans to flood Oval Office with copies of the Constitution

Dead trees spewing greenhouse gases

Is anyone else having trouble when clicking the "Discuss" link at the top of the DU page?

Billo unleashes Fox lawyers in attempt to sink critic's (Mike Stark) career

Wonderful Homeopathy

Have you heard the Giuliani campaign's Muzak?

Can anyone read between the lines with what is happening to Mussaref???

I need some information on the price of oil

Question for mods on FUN RUN-Is Poll Axer a one time step cut or does it last for 3 hrs?

OSU-Michigan the big game!

Gore, Schwarzenegger push climate forum

The wars are long, the peace is frail, the madmen come again.

Government's top watchdog warns of a coming catastrophe

Taking on the Goliath of Doom - Sea Shepherd and Japanese Whalers

They call THIS a Level 3 Menger Sponge?

Swedes want political refugee 'Snowball' freed

Election Watchdog Group Cancels Russia Mission

Re-run of BUGLIOSI on C-SPAN: "2 right wing crazies on Supreme Court"

Bush - Hoof in Mouth Disease

Contact links for Japan National Tourist Office (re: humpback whale hunting)

Roadside bomb kills captain, sergeant in Afghanistan

Far more U.S. soldiers desert as Bush occupations drag on - 4 years in Iraq, 80% increase

Bush wants Congress to listen to his 'military commanders' instead of the American people

Anyone watching former Senator Fred Harris on WJ

WAPO/WRONG-Bush did not "beat" Gore in 2000. Bush stole the election

Does anyone have polychromic (darkening) lens?

The Bush Countdown Clock-Expiration Date: Jan. 20, 2009 12 p.m.

Payday lenders to fess up

Bush, the Movement Conservatives and Justice: The Pact (Scott Horton)

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

FLASHBACK: 109th Congress Tried To Defund Iraq Watchdog, Transfer Authority To Krongard

CCR Files Amicus Brief in First Guantánamo Case Before European Court of Human Rights

In Class Warfare, Guess Which Class Is Winning

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Condoleeza Rice's Middle East Photo-Op

Dissection of a wingnut-Minority (turncoat): Greed & incompetence (Henry BONILLA)

Chicago Police Taser 82-Year-Old Grandmother During Welfare Check

Taser death shocks Canadians' sensibilities: Summary execution for the crime of being disoriented.

Pastor's estranged wife wants share of church in divorce

UFO over Belgium (video)

Army: $2.6 Billion Helicopters Unsafe To Fly On *Hot Days*

Vanity Fair - The Economic Consequences of Mr. Bush, by Joseph E. Stiglitz

I am SO HAPPY! I just

We really do get it.....

The Nation: Blackwater's Brothers

DIRTY TRICK: Novak Gossip - Clinton has the goods on Obama

financial players have seized control of the oil markets

FLASHBACK: 109th Congress Tried To Defund Iraq Watchdog, Transfer Authority To Krongard

I wish Al Gore would turn down that invitation from George Bush

DU's two most loathed, often-maligned "corporate candidates..."

Veterans, a question if I may . . . .

Venison program helps fight hunger

Angry about "Excess Government Spending?"

Joe Biden claims to be one of the poorest senators in Washington.

Go here & "Elf Yourself"...

Pakistan army to launch big push in militant valley

TPM: A Guide to Firing Cookie Krongard

Who's paying for the Anti-Willard Push polls in Iowa and NH?

Costume flap imperils immigration post - J. Myers - gave award to ee dressed as prisoner of color

Manatee man gets first death sentence in county in almost 20 years

Healther Wilson says Schumer should apologize to the troops!!

we need a New Deal and a G.I.Bill for the 21st century.

Simple majority to impeach - 2/3 to convict

What is the rep of these businesses Greenberg Traurig and Deloitte Touche?

Does anyone else have trouble watching ANYTHING on the new Daily Show website?

Chrysler Introduces First Hybrids

Why the right equates 911 Truth Movement with Terrorism

WH nominates "movement conservatives" to top positions at DOJ. Mukasey is irrelevant.

11-17-2007 DU GD challenge poll of all announced candidates

13-year-old suffering from depression and ADD commits suicide over MySpace "relationship" hoax

Dodd's reason:

State Rep. Bob Allen Resigns

TX prosecutor: "he has volunteered and is otherwise good to go" (for his lethal injection)

Chris Matthews On Hillary Clinton - "I Hate Her" On Gore -"He Doesn't Look Like One Of Us"

If you're not nervous about the economy, you will be after you read this

Is BushJustice about busting Rich Black Men to create the illusion of justice

Jesus wants you to have a $23,000 toilet

Who else can't WAIT until votes are finally cast and the first primary results begin to come in?

does your toothpaste contain 'triclosan' ?

Wells Fargo CEO Invokes Specter Of Great Depression


If Mark Penn Violated Federal Wiretapping Laws, Will Clinton Dump Him?

Mercenary Forces

Does anybody really "Deserve to Die"?

does Boehner cry because he knows he is a criminal?

Saudi court increases punishment for rape VICTIM

########### Official DU "ISSUES" Poll ##############

Corporate whore media alert

Gitmo and the law

Mass Grave Found in Southern Baghdad

Wars are really about resources and greed, there is no such thing as an ideological war.

Edwards Statement on the Farm Bill

What will I do after the primaries are over?

Murtha Two Years Ago Today: Bush’s Iraq Course Is ‘Flawed Policy Wrapped In Illusion’

Patients Without Borders - Third World Mobile Medical Teams (in the USA)

Durbin, Obama target VA care-Bill aims to tighten hiring practices, improve conditions

Watada’s Victory Lets Military Off the Hook

AUS: Calamity John: Howard faces massive defeat

Poland to withdraw Iraq troops

Delete n/t

Now that Republicans have messed things up bad enough

Anyone else notice the New Credit Card Offers and Promos have Dropped Off Recently?....

Harry Taylor's (town meeting bush critic) diary at kos

Red Cross offers its own product line

A question for economists and the like: the causes and effects of the pay gap? Ways to combat it?

I Think I Side With The "D's" (Understatement)

New Flood System For New Orleans Riddled With Errors

ACLU Letter To Congress: Restore Law, Investigate Spying&Torture, Protect Citizens & Rein In Abuses

Abstinence education found useless

When Hillary Is Challenged, She Screws Up. When You Bow Down She Has An Easy Time

Caption this pic

T Weasel Pickens backed Kerry before he backed Kerry attackers

Dershowitz calls for 'accountable' waterboarding, says torture 'works sometimes'

OMG!!!!! HILLARY stole my avatar!!!!1!!!

What's with the identical icons

Federal judge: Lenders Hijack Foreclosure System for Profits

As Owners Feel Mortgage Pain, So Do Renters

digby: Savvy Dems

U.S. Senate Republicans bar Iraq withdrawal plan

Totally Outrageous & Inflammatory Thread Title

Man arrested in theft of 1.8 million Social Security numbers from VA

FYI: Dem debate being repeated on CNN now, if anyone wants to

Report: Poppy growth up in Afghanistan

U.S. Secretly Aids Pakistan in Guarding Nuclear Arms

Two Years After Murtha's Call: Another 1,800 American Troops Dead

Video of humvees hit by IEDs.

I always wondered how much money DU takes in during a fundraising...

Bush nominates judges who donated to his campaign

Pioneering 'heat wave' gun may be used in Iraq

Boeing bosses spy on workers


Hey JackORoses

Discussion on Separation of Powers on CSpan 1 now

How 4 Words From Basra Will Change Everything

What is happening to Lou Dobbs and Chris Matthews?

Mankind will probably deserve extinction.

Your Reaction to DePalma's film "Redacted"?

Man's 10-hour Arctic trek saves family

Rumor that Bush is attending jinxes The Game. Yale loses to Harvard 37-6.

This poll definitely needs help...

Do elementary schools have tolerance classes?

Primary and General Election Polls of Polls

Ed Koch and Alfonse D'Amato on the 2008 elections

Jack(o)Roses Receives White Powder...

Do you have the word Impeach displayed on your car?

Why Bush acts so MACHO!

Dickipedia - for your editing pleasure

British aid mocks sanctions threat against Iran (embarassing)

Don't bring your dollars to the Taj Mahal, they are no longer accepted

Jesu, Big Brother is Grovelbot!!!

Journalists 'murdered' in E Timor

The Department of Veterans Affairs, May 2007 Total U.S. Military Gulf War Deaths: 73,846

Let's dismantle the (R) assault piecemeal.

congressional dem leaders make deals with rep leaders on votes

There's a presidential debate happening RIGHT NOW


I Love a Boy Named Dickie (But Dickie Doesn't Love Me Back)

War on Christmas News: AFA attacks PetSmart for saying "Christmas" AND "Holiday"


Lobbying for Cancer

W Stands for Warrant

So holiday sales are looking to be flat nationally? Guess where they are not?

Give Credit to Bush...He presided over a crashing dollar & total economic meltdown

They tasered Klutzo the Clown and now he is dead

Kucinich - elimination by omission

Prosecutors Accuse Embattled Rep. Jefferson Of Two More Schemes

Need help moving my Fun Run candidate. On the page, I only

Rachel Sklar: Live From New York, One Last Time For Who Knows How Long

Dems Set To Kill Feinstein Censure Resolution

I am now officially a capitalist pig!

John Nichols: Jimmy Carter Speaks His Mind

Nova: Judgment Day: Intelligent Design on Trial

Avoid stores that don't push Christmas enough

No carb diet for every american

Faux News Alert: Gas Prices Up 39% Since Dems Picked Nancy Pelosi

Dump the Dollar, China State TV Tells Viewers

For everyone about to comment on the "Clinton/Witch" SNL sketch they just saw...

China's bid for world domination

Look out, Dallas.... he's headed YOUR way..

Edwards hits the pavement with striking writers


Affluent folks leaving GOP

Is there any way we can un-sabotage our avatars? It's difficult for me to identify

CASH Is hard to come by-but so is TRUTH: Help Larisa Alexandrovna Continue Her Investigative Work

Can someone explain the sick relationship that Southern confederate types have

People who make more than me should pay more for their insurance.

Impeach, Prosecute and SAVE AMERICA - bumper sticker

Dave Robinson: My fax to Pelosi regarding impeachment - This is not America

Meanwhile, there's a great human tragedy going on in Bangladesh....

I have a litmus test for the Democratic candidates.

Degrees of Separation (sans Kevin Bacon)

Jim Hightower: Bush-Cheney Really Are Planning to Attack Iran!

FDL: The Rule of Law, If We Can Keep It

Colorado: one step closer to outlawing abortion (and contraception?)

Watching Chi at Det NHL game. Hockeytown is fulla empty seats. THAT'S the Detroit economy today.

"...then the sun exploded"....this is how one of the characters in

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

It's about the Class War, Stupid.

Cyberbullying.... Mom: Web hoax led girl to kill herself

Israelis invent new slang word, "lacondol," based on Condoleeze Rice

This Used Car Was Driven by a Little Old Lady, Only to Church, and Has All Its Maintenance Records

Saudi minister warns of dollar collapse

Forget who should replace Bush, who should replace Grovelbot?

From: W, To: My Successor - the Traditional Handwritten Note

Mark Penn's Vegas Rules: What Happens in His Bordello, Stays in His Bordello

I think I spotted a troll-like lifeform posting on the website of a local newspaper...

My message to Hillary

Wingnut Awareness Week

I'm leaning towards John Edwards...

Still not nervous? Then read THIS! The scariest one of all.

Katherine Newman makes a good point about electing a progressive like Edwards

U.N. Science Panel Sees Faster Warming of Earth

Courage Campaign: Confrontation at the Resolutions Committee Meeting

Vatican envoy: Ties with Israel in decline due to broken promises

The War Machine want to Buy our Party

What to do about "we'll come back for you" politics?

Russia readies nuclear fuel bound for Iran (Nov 26 Bushehr)

Chris Floyd: Special Relationship: Bush Family Friends Flay Rape Victim

Hoboken Disbands SWAT Team After Hooters Photos

When Should a Sitting Member of Congress/Senator Running for President Resign?

HILLARY BLEW IT when she tried to make the case the top 6% earners are 'Middle Class'....

My toilets just overflowed and the whole house smells of sewer.

Fool Her Once, Shame on You; Fool Her Twice, Shame on Her

T. Boone Pickens reneges on $1M bet with Senator Kerry

Caption this Bush Photo!

"TV made him a hero, and we'll use TV to take him down"

Do They Know It's Ramadan Next Fall?

I Love a Boy Named Jesse (but Jesse Doesn't Love Me Back)

I support the AMT

Dominatrice Who Claimed to Have Sex with * Is Said to Be Missing.

Wow. I thought Dubya would back out of this one


Should the next president remodel the White House? If so, how so?

"Campbell, You Ignorant ..."

If you visit Buzzflash...

Our march against the war on a beautiful autumn afternoon - pictures

ANIMATION: the last patch of land in Bush's Dumbfuckistan

Fox Attack video of Fox porn...banned at Digg and You Tube.....ok on Fox News.

Ask President and Mrs. Bush a Question!

WWII Aftermath, 40-60 years later, Adoptees reunite with German Birthfamilies

13 yr old Commits Suicide After Harrassed by Adults on MySpace

My email exchange with "Gathering of Eagles" leader Kathy Upton.

Doctor being prosecuted for giving medical aid to protester being brutalized by cops

Why does every group with the words "Family", "Christian", or "Values" ...

Who Doesn't Love Jackson Browne?

Reversing Bush's Imposed Legacy in the Next Administration

Catholic bishops say voters' souls at stake

Ingraham upset that Dodd spoke Spanish during debate

Wal-Mart’s New Greenwashing Report

Young doctors in debt: $500,000 in student loans!!

CNN Confesses Sin of "Unfortunate Omission", Did Not Give Full Disclosure on Carville Post-Debate!

250 Homeless people have set up camp at New Orleans city hall

IF I were a "visionary" actually impactful enough to inspire the masses,...

Open Letter to Rep. Jane Harman Re: Terrorism & the Internet

When and how did you wake up to Global Warming --- ????

Email form to oppose Torture.

Baseball juices, Bonds wins the lottery, and here comes the lynch mob

Boy Refuses To Attend School Over Bullying

Listening to Holly on XM, and Eartha Kitt's Classic Will Never Sound the Same Again

A caller on C-SPAN asked this question:

British woman banned from entering New Zealand because she is too fat

The Final Nail in America's Coffin:

Pentagon Cover Up *****15,000 OR MORE US DEATHS IN THE IRAQ WAR?

Why do we think a driver's license is some sort of privelege?

10 bucks for your personal financial wisdom

No Purchase Necessary

HELP! --- Do Any Of Our Candidates Know CPR?!!!

A video you must watch: Dreams from Africa

Letters: Is his biography our destiny?

NYT: A Clinton Friend’s Role Sets Off Intense Criticism of CNN and a Re-examination

"It is a damn shame that he (Al Gore) feels he has more important things to do than be President..

Bush Lates Job Approval Ratings; a good list

Talk to the Pocketbook

The problem with "Television" and the news...

Court rejects early Jan. 15 Michigan primary

Daily Kos: Can Dems Stand Up to Bush? (Newsweek)

Hillary leads the pack among young voters...

Nelson (D-Ne) offers bill aimed at those who don't itemize deductions

9-11 families hope to deflate Giuliani's heroic image

Appeals Court rejects Michigan primary

White House photo: Smirking Junior & First Lady Pickles celebrate National Adoption Day, 11/16/07

Saw on Olberman Romney dropping out of Fox debate...

Chris Matthews On Hillary Clinton - "I Hate Her" On Gore -"He Doesn't Look Like One Of Us"

last nite did you see Wolf and Lou giggle and smirk over the debate?

JOE BIDEN on renewable energy

Found this little gem re quorum and recess appointments...

My take on the odds of the candidates in the Democratic Primary

GMA, NY Sun, Politico cut out part of Obama sentence. . . . .

Now that the media now knows that there is...

My ideal candidate -- Biden with Edwards/Kucinich's message

Obama had best solution to trade problems at Vegas debate.

CNN = Clinton News Network

With Strong Debate, Clinton Quiets Talk of a Downward Slide

Bush Radio 11/17/07: "Unfortunately, as members of Congress get to work carving their turkeys..."


Can we give the term "Hitler-Loving Freeptard" a rest?

Clinton campaign's response to Obamas statement on Novak hit piece...

When will we stop whining about the attacks on each candidate?

Edwards Walks the Line ! (Writers Guild strike)

Do you enjoy the number of partisan push polls on DU?

POLL - would you support a BIDEN/OBAMA ticket ?

O'Reilly attacks L.A. Times for lecturing Pope, forgets he called John Paul a "Saddam Enabler"

Thursday Nevada debate was the worst yet

I am disappointed in both the Clinton and Obama campaigns this morning.

From what I'm reading, the rumor is that

A word about Robert Novak

Over and over, the Washington Post jumps that damn shark

Is the Novak "story" related to this?

Is This What We Can Expect At Christmas?

Democrats Have to Fight Harder

The two most revered Democrats of the last 100 years - millionaires FDR and JFK

We have socialism for the rich and survival of the fittest for the rest of us

McCain out-foxes Romney on anti-Mormon "push poll" calls (?)

HE and SHE WINS if YOU vote for THEM

Who do you hope wins the Republican Nomination?

"I agree with Joe".....Yeah man...

Security vs human rights - another view

Do you hate it when Hillary supporters ask if you hate Hillary?

Are Michigan and Nevada going to be before NH this year?

Clinton supporters: Why do you favor her over Biden?

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

The real problem with eliminating the cap on the Social Security tax

Obama's Character Problem? "Daily Howler" points out ...MAYBE...

Sheet Metal, Air Rail and Transportation Workers Endorse Clinton

Clinton Tags Romney As a Flip-Flopper

Richard Nixon was a very savvy campaigner, but early on he

Coda: Admitted

Obama on Novak on Clinton on Obama (about Hillary having dirt on Obama)

So waht do you think about Novak's claim that the Clinton campaign is spreading

Kucinich throws support to Kerry - July 22nd, 2004

Virginia Governor campaigning for Obama in Iowa this weekend.

Novak: Agents of Hillary claim 'scandalous information' on Obama; decided not to use it...

Obama to Clinton: Don't 'Swift Boat' me

Life, liberty and the right to play online poker (Family Research Council plays the fool)

Debate moderators overlook key questions

Nevada's Day in the Sun Was Blinded

Do you HATE Hillary Clinton?

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

Obama tells Clinton to come clean re. "scandalous information" plant

Just a sampling of headlines after the debate.

Why Does Everyone Pick On Hillary Over NAFTA?

Why did Robin Williams wear a t-shirt printed with a red heart

Hillary up now. Edwards next, at Energy and environment debate NOW

Presidential Profile: Tough-talking Giuliani touts his skills at crisis management

Elizabeth Edwards in NH

DU's favorite Democratic Presidential Candidate is..

McCain Says He'll Respect Clinton

Dick Morris thinks Hillary might choose Bill Richardson for VP

Where do you consider yourself on the political spectrum?

Gender Loaded Poll Opportunity: Vote for the Video that Women Would Like

Bonds indicted, Krongard off the hook....

Biden - why not SINGLE PAYER UNIVERSAL healthcare??

Why do Novak, Rush, Coulter, Hannity, Tucker Carlson, and other WH shills get more press on DU...

What is hilarious about all the "debate crowd was rigged" posts...

Could you imagine what would be said about Obama if, during debates, he said,

Obama responds to Clinton's response re: Novak.

Obama campaign tactics

I may sound like a Republican, but

Baghdad Diary playing on LinkTV again at 2 a.m..

Rule #1: Never give rightwing smear mongering columnists any credibility whatsoever

Another Fool for Scandal? Obama on the Clinton "secret pact of ambition."

Clinton endorsed by SMART union

Hillary and/or Bill to spend nearly every day in Iowa from now until the caucuses

HEADS UP: Edwards on Face the Nation tomorrow.

Further, I think the Obama and Edwards camps need to come to a consensus.

For Clinton in Iowa, More Time and More Advertising

Do you think the phrase "hard and brittle" is sexist?

For Clinton More Time and more advertising in Iowa

I REALLY DO have a piece of disturbing news about Obama that he is trying to keep hidden...

Joe Biden is the Repugs worst nightmare....

Edwards Campaign Accuses Hillary Of Laughing At Loss Of American Jobs — Did She?

Clinton Flogs Alleged Iranian Role in Iraq - Even More Than Bush

The Wrath of John

Biden going for it in Iowa!

Eric Alterman was at CNN Debate & says CNN 'Grinned Up' the Crowd

OK. Who do you trust more? Hillary Clinton, or Robert Novak?

Our Brand Is Crisis

That's it: I've definitely once-and-for-all made up my mind about my vote!

Karl Rove: "She tends to be, well, hard and brittle. I inherited her West Wing office."

Why do seemingly smart people get so easily conned by right wingers?

Remember the established coziness between Hillary and Sludge? Why would Novak be any different?

Women's Caucus of California Democratic Party Votes to Censure Feinstein

More than 60% of Clinton supporters in Iowa have never participated in the caucus.

Clinton laughs about Ross Perot - Edwards spinners twist it as laughing at NAFTA (video)

With her IWR vote, Sen. Clinton will encounter only the same problem Kerry did. Plus, Miagi wisdom.

Hillary Heckled at Environmental Forum

when will we give the terms "HillShill, HillBot, Paid Poster, Hillaroid" a rest?


I don't understand why so many DUers are convinced that Edwards is the best bet

Obama, Dodd, Biden, Richardson, dis League of Conservation Voters

John Edwards is right, "the system is rigged and it is corrupt..."

David Brody can't figure out why Biden is not polling better.

NYT: "Clinton Friend’s Role Sets Off Intense Criticism of CNN and a Re-examination"

CNN caves, but Clinton will still struggle in Iowa.

Let's Play Pretend

She's worried, and it's starting to show.

Singers Jackson Browne and Bonnie Raitt backing Edwards

WTF? How could Obama have made such a blooper?

Tomorrow, John Dean will be speaking...

Americans Announce They're Dropping Out Of Presidential Race (The Onion)

Kucinich Charges Dem Establishment of Trying to Muscle Him Out

when will we give the term "HIllary Hater" a rest?