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Archives: December 15, 2007

Chinese Kids Get Foreign-Brand Toys

The $4bn killing

In China, Farming Fish in Toxic Waters

NYT editorial: A Long Time Coming; New Jersey abolishes the death penalty

Christian "Ex-Gay" Movement Grows, Brainwashing Thousands

Inside the CIA's notorious "black sites" (Salon exclusive)

Patrick Cockburn: Only One Thing Unites Iraqis: Hatred of the US

Mike Gravel is not a nut!

The GOP white-glove crowd on Huckabee: "O Lord, NO!"

Impeach Mukasey -- or for God's sake, at least throw the punch

Frank Rich:Latter-Day Republicans vs. the Church of Oprah

Alberto Stripped of ‘Lawyer of the Year’; Receives ‘Voyeur of the Year’

World Is Not Flat, Academic Says

Leading article: The world gets the better of Bush

Fascism from the Master

Anti-Semitism and the Left that Doesn’t Learn

Democratic endorsement editorial: Why Clinton

Only One Thing Unites Iraqis: Hatred of the US

NYT- Rich Getting Richer Faster, Much Faster

Feds ask judge to reject suit over treatment of combat vets

Militants strike Baghdad neighborhood patrols [us paid]

BREAKING NEWS: Powerful earthquake shakes eastern Indonesia.

Texas Monthly Cover Featuring Cheney Ranked Year's Best (By Time Magazine)

Israeli Official: U.S. Is Not Doing Enough On Iran Nukes

Huckabee Sees WH 'Bunker Mentality'

Bali climate talks reach agreement

Global warming pact set for 2009 after US backs down

Judge Urged Not to Ask About CIA Tapes

White House to judge: Don't probe CIA tapes

Musharraf ends Pakistan emergency

South Korea's worst oil spill spreads further as cleanup operation continues

Russian army chief accuses West over arms control

Murdoch's News Corp. Completes Takeover of Dow Jones

Armed group wants to blow up Mosul Dam

J.K. Rowling handwritten novel sells for 4 million dollars

British troops investigated over smuggling stolen guns to the UK

Civilians go after jobs ... in Iraq -- $212,000 salary enough to make some consider

Climate deal sealed by US U-turn

Abstinence Programs Are Facing Rejection: Questioning effectiveness, states refuse federal money

Wider Spying Fuels Aid Plan for Telecom Industry

Some 3,800 young people homeless in New York: study

McCain Urges New Interrogation Specialty

Late-night hosts may be heading back to TV

Dances with Wolves actor Floyd Westerman dies

Judge urged not to ask about CIA tapes

‘Sleeping with the boss’ common at KBR in Iraq

Ohio Elections Official Calls Machines Flawed: Secy. of State proposes replacing all voting machines

Gonzales Gets Stripped Of “Lawyer of the Year” Title

Report Says That the Rich Are Getting Richer Faster, Much Faster: "YOYO economics"

Congress Defies Bush on CIA Tape Probe

Basra's militias murder 'un-Islamic' women

Congresswoman Julia Carson dies

Courthouse-step auctions offer 1,336 properties in foreclosure -- 17 are sold

Pelosi: Bill will put U.S. 'on road to energy independence

Justice Dept. Seeks Delay on House Intel Committee CIA Inquiry: Dem and GOP lawmakers "stunned"

We have a snow advisory. Snow advisories seem silly to me.

I have a funny thread in GD....Go have a look!


An appropriate bit for our present days...Enjoy...

I had to bite my tongue tonight.

Beer Fest...

"I am Legend" was awesome!


WAR ON CHRISTMAS : the video edition.

Anyone watch I Love New York 2?:p

I missed the "That's a Moray" Post, so here is a P.S.

Why do coffee shops close at 10 p.m.?


The Rules

home networking computer question

Larry David stand-up - some good laughs for Saturday morning

Just got back from the company Xmas party.

Poll question: Is RetroLounge trying to steal GoPsUx's Punter?

Is RetroLounge trying to steal my Funder?

It was minus 40 degrees CELSIUS here for WEEKS. Shaddup.

Ok folks - good vibes needed.

12 Days of Christmas

Does Hannah Montana shoot fireworks out of her ass or something?

Excerpts from my son's 2nd grade class "cookbook"

Bob Barker appreciation thread!!

Well, whaddya know....I got my first DUzy!

Felicxa Zamenhofa Tago!

Good Morning Lounge, and fellow cat lovers...enjoy this little cartoon

I'm going to the High School Nutcracker production this afternoon, ask me anything!

what's the word that describes how i feel right now? oh yeah...


A computer question.

The Hypnotoady semi-infrequently remark thread 12/15/07

The one week I have Patriots tickets

I hate all wheel drive

Tonight is pirate movie night any ideas for easy to fix pirate food,

It's Zero. Squeaky cold, if you catch my drift.

Looks like I'm gonna have to try Rachel Ray's recipe for Bacon & Crab Chowder...

The GoPsUx first ever and last really shitty Poetry threadbreak 12/15/07

I have to go to the mall

Any DU-ers besides me miss Zomby coffee?

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Little Richard & Soloman Burke to speak at Ike Turner's funeral service

delete...wrong thread!

CAT PEOPLE: Norwegian Forest Cats !

A bird just flew into our window and broke its poor little neck

Does your pet look like a cartoon character?

Walk Hard - The Beatles Vid: "Well, you ARE 'The Quiet One,' so why don't you shut the f**k UP?"

Anyone else watching Soul Train?

An intriguing article, if true or not.

I just met a really good person despite the Bush sticker on her car.


Don't Make Me Mad !


Tarzan cat

The Moments We Two Can Share

Question about "No Country For Old Men" (Total Spoiler Alert! Do Not Read if you haven't seen it!)

I was able to make a snarky remark to a retail customer the other day

A drunk asshole hit my car last night

Well I've got soup cooking


I thought you Americans had a 2nd Amendment.

FedEx can bite me.

Lounge challenge: In this thread, say something so shitty, it's bound to get a Boozy.

I just got done wrapping 16 Yule gifts - ask me nothing.

Poll question: Do you think you spend too little time on DU?

My brother got a new toy.

Jerkin' Back 'n' Forth with the Solid Gold(tm) dancers!

I just saw "Mr. Brooks"

Honeycomb's big. Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!

My PSA for today - When drinking Peet's Eggnog Latte...

Puppies grow up

Wheat Thins v. Triscuits

Bryan Adams. Can he write a love song? Or --- not

My cookbook fell apart and I hope I made this pot roast correctly..

I'm having a relaxing, festive day today!

Are kangaroo farts the answer to global warming?

What would you be doing 15 years ago instead of being on the computer?

I have no food in the house and we're going to get 5-9 inches of snow

caption these Horses' asses waiting for a bus

flip side

I found where the mice were getting into my kitchen,

Moms super secret Stew recipe

Scuba Santa - when enough Christmas is enough Christmas

Its been nice knowing you

This will certainly get ME tombstoned, but it too needs to be said

Confessions of a killer.

How do you spell Deleware?

I live just across the Chesapeake Bay from DelMarVa

Super Duper. nt

Miz t. went to the party. I stayed home.

Britney's new single / video: the sound of this one sucking is pretty deafening.

I just realized I'm done with Advent home communions.

Funny story...

How Do I Start Investing in Stockings?

Do you like Cumin?

Kate Bush fans on DU, you may start rejoicing now...

any musicians? I need the name of the peanuts song

Saw Joan Rivers last night on QVC

Anyone who hides...

Do the people in the "no more Whoppers" commercials piss you off?

Bimbo eruption in GDP.

Has anyone found a Wii?

The local porn shop has more xmas decorations up than I do.

Anyone else spending Christmas day / eve alone?

OMG! Healthy chips!

If I ever start thinking or calling a politician amazing (in a good way), someone please slap me!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 12/15/2007)

Just checking in between movies, Pirate Party Night is going well.

Pete Doherty? Is he someone special?

According to this much recommended GD thread, drunk people are no longer funny.

OMG MRmander just came out of the closet to me!!!!

Sallymanders fiance

27 years can take a toll

The movie, "The Notebook" is on CBS tonight. - Is it depressing?

Ever get a splinter so deep it leaves a bruise?

z0MG!!! MrMander just came on to me...

This will certainly get me tombstoned, but it needs to be said

What was your best Christmas present ever?

Figure out your per annum posting average

America's next model w/Tyra Banks

Lets review the rules, shall we?

Anyone watching this Niner game?

Do you leave the TV on for your pets?

cute alert

Let It Rain

Nice. Tornado watch for the next 8 hours.

What's DarkTirade's avatar?

I gotta go write a letter to my sponsored child.

Pepé Le Pew. Intercontinental raconteur or just a f**king skunk?

I'm logged in as Philboy!

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 12/15/07

Oldies but Goodies!!!!!!!!!!11111 Lets Dance!!!

Love Actually is a great movie for getting into the Christmas spirit.

I realize there are bigger problems in this world

No Pudge Brownies

I'm too tired to rant, so I'll just say

Merry Christmas DU!!

Matthew McConaughey is next door to me in Malibu

What would you do if a cashier rang you up incorrectly

Seventeen cannibal kings, wondering blithely when the dinnerbell will riiiiiiing....

I like this picture of Brett Favre.

That movie Juno looks totally adorable...

z0MG!!! MrMander just came out to me...

z0MG!!! MrMander just came on to me...

Since I'm bitching about TV, can someone tell me why 90% of the commercials

How many of us are ready to handle 8-12 inches

What would you do if you were King/Queen of the World?

Billy Bob done did broke the floor.

In my dreams, you're blowing me.....

Help me out here. I really don't get it.

My name is mud!

I figured out why the beagle has been gaining weight.

Can someone please give me a hug from this thread? I was the end and then someone else

The tale of the Red Neck Christmas Tree

King Of Sorrow - Sade

The smilies don't move ! Why?

Why do we care?


If the 3 wise men had been 3 wise women...

Could It Be Magic

What was the worst 'gift' from loved one's that you ever got for the holidays?

Goodnight lounge ...lost is

I am smarter than each and every one of you !!!

Why does the credit card company keep sending me these checks?!

Holy cats! A glow in the dark kitty cat!

I can't wear it like this yet...but someday I will...

I miss the Autobahn

*sighs* Okay, you guys. I've changed my sig pic.

your opinion please - my cheesy artwork

F&^king storms!!! Argh!!

redqueen in lingerie and Sugar Smack's ass in tight jeans.

Now I *know* I'm drunk - I just posted in GD

Share your musical taste! I Want my MTV!! Post a music video from youtube!

DU cooks: I need advice per my pork BBQ sandwiches.

Regarding MLB "juicing": What should be done about the guy with the .242 batting average?

Worst movie EVER, on Sci-Fi Channel right now. Some alien fighting another alien with

i is teh tres smaht - i just moved our car to a covered garage

Could someone please tell my arthritic joints to stop complaining.

New CPU going in. Athlon64 3000 to Athlon 64 x2 4600

anyone been to amsterdam lately?

Do you get return address labels in the mail?

The Wild Goose now available online!!!

Is this the 13th floor? I must have got on the wrong elevator --

HUBBA HUBBA - Mental note, neighbour is a FOX

If Al Gore Ran

Did you ever think you were going to get tombstoned?

Lounge challenge: In this thread, say something so witty, it's bound to get a DUzy.

I f'ing hate seizures

Weight loss update

Which of these 60-70's bands would you consider to be the best of the age

MY cat can kick YOUR cat's ASS. Enjoy this photo of Seiko, the world's GREATEST cat.

I think my baby kitty hates me and has ADHD and is psycho

I need help. I just can't decide on TM's Xmas present this year!

Does anybody do Tai Chi?

This picture turned out perfect.

Okay. We are not a society anymore.

Tonya Harding's former bodyguard dies at age 40

Fun, Snow, Kittens, Puppies, Wexler Wants Hearings . Com

Mobile recording devices - Edirol or Zoom - anybody here use one?

I just saw "I am Legend."

lizziegrace is the bestest friend ever!

God damn it, that shiny stuff is NOT "joolery." You'd think that the people who

I have just finished reading two books...

This thread is useless without pictures

Driving from S. Texas to St. Louis

A Holiday Message from Prudence to all the pets of the members of DU...

CSM relieved amid allegations of misconduct

Congress finally approves authorization bill

IG looks into handling of spec ops shootings

Gates: U.S. will tone down appeals to NATO

Wounded bonus bill speeds through Senate

Court rules vets home lawsuit can go forward

Evacuated combat soldiers to get rehab pay

Lawmakers seek to boost home-buying benefit

Shrinking BRAC savings concern House panel

Panel hears VA, critics on suicides

Lawmakers scrutinize veterans charities

U.S. paid $32M for an Iraqi base never built

Marine convicted of killing Iraqi will be released

Army begins tests to stem spread of sexually transmitted diseases

Bill would ban gang membership in ranks

Soldier in fragging case faces death penalty

Japanese base strikes are rescheduled

Casey repeats warning of possible civilian worker layoffs in South Korea

STD fact sheet

STDs and the military: Busting the myths

Yokosuka’s health desk busts myths about STDs

NATO exercise conducted throughout Europe

DOD: Troops discharged with disorders will get help

Stripes editors seek answers on ASY link

Sailors in war zones get more flexibility in advancement exams

Pelosi Says Republicans 'Like Iraq War'

Army Wants Better Detention Practices

ID Clues Rare in Iraq's Mass Graves

Guard Learns From a City Under Fire

Americans told to avoid Vicenza this weekend

Essex 'Retains' Golden Anchor

Unmanned AEW 'Not So Far Away'

CG Hosts High School Field Trip

New exchange to open at Kadena

Eye Treatment Saves Money and Eyesight

Control sought on military lawyers

E-mails released in astronaut love triangle

Drug Epidemic Hits British Army

Lightweight howitzer proves a hit with troops

Army Increasing Enlistment Bonuses

No link between cancer, radar seen

New standards

Coyote Ugly opens Saturday night

Army reinforcing 1 million sets of ACUs

Combat Commander asks F-15 pilots to stay sharp

my 117th ltte-re: reflections on the war

Charges against protesting veterans dismissed, appeal planned

Mike Malloy reads the letter sent to Congressmen along with Impeach Bush Card Decks

2007 Nancy Pelosi Disco Tribute Montage

Biden is asked about racial gaffes, and gets support from Obama

Best Bob Hope movie line

Nanjing remembers massacre victims (BBC)

Tony Bennett is on Leno Tonight

WEST COAST ALERT: Bill Moyers Journal on NOW with KO, Oprah/Obama

EX Halliburton Employee - Rape Victim: "There are people out there who would say this about money"

An appropriate bit for our present days...Enjoy...

War is Over - sung by our pResident

A conundrum for Paul supporters. (Media Consolidation)

Okay, so how in the HELL do 3 Pukes change the rules for all of media?

DAMMIT DEMS - We counted on you

For those who missed Bill Moyer's Fantastic Interview with Keith Olbermann

Tomdispatch: Nick Turse, The Holiday Gifts from Hell (on Earth)

I was a big fan of Obama's, I'm still a fan, but I didn't like "The Audacity of Hope." Here are some

Why did the "democrats" cave again?

Senate Judiciary votes Bolten, Rove in contempt...

My friend's soldier son with TBI is finally starting to respond.

An excerpt from The Des Moines Register's 2004 endorsement:

An observation on a possible Clinton/Huckabee matchup (unlikely to happen still)

Three AM Thoughts are Mostly Beers....

"He's been impeached already by the heart and soul and spirit of the american people"

'Price' winner claims car was in wreck (Oh I'd be pissed)

Baptists As A Percentage Of All Residents, 2005

China and India Exploit Icy Energy Reserves

bush was a coke snorting, pill popping boozer for decades & HE turned out o.k.

Are you ready to move to Canada yet?

Two timely quotes of the day from figures of the founder's generation...

Reconciling Fascism with Reality

OK DUers let's hear yah on Washington Journal this morning

In that movie "Charlie Wilson's War?"

CNN's Keilar claimed Congress "stalled" on SCHIP without noting Bush's vetoes

The politics of Winter.

I never knew how much I cared for America...

Stealing a thread idea: political Limericks

We Have Another Attorney General Who Works for george bu$h*

in regards to this congress can we rename the site cave in underground?

Chemical Find Shuts Down 2 LA Reservoirs (600 MILLION gallons to be drained)

Use of force by law enforcement?

Ha. American Bar Assn got a lot of grief for its Gonzo Lawyer of the Year story

Farm bill keeping subsidies is OKd in Senate

Headline news in Tampa Bay: 5 dead in Suicide, shootings...

‘Sleeping with the boss’ common at KBR in Iraq

War in Iraq falls off media radar

Bush's Budget Wins May Cost Him-Victories Over Dems Could Increase Debt and Impede His Own Agenda

After-hours deal reached at climate talks

Can telecom immunity survive court challenges?

Has George Bush done more for AIDS than Clinton has?

"Christmas: A Candid History" (of people with a modicum of sense)

Halliburton and CNN Categorize Gang Rape Allegation as “Dispute”

One thing about it folks we have had ours too, now

Having trouble with gift ideas?

Bwhahaha! ABA drops Gonzales’s ‘Lawyer of the Year’ title

The continuing saga of the South Philly sandwich shop and the Phila. Commission on Human Relations

NCLB analogy--I read this on Irascible Professor

Bush decption distraction AGAIN.

Why isn't this NY Times article about Giuliani's lies on the front page

Great Issue of MAD this month...


Which group would you trust more to run our government?

Obama's AMAZING Legislative Career - 69 bills in 2 years!

Senior Lecturer in Constitutional Law Pledges to REVERSE Bush Signing Statements When Elected Prez!!

Schultz sees an apocalypse now

Bush taking more authority over military lawyers

Just how did Nancy Pelosi get chosen as Speaker anyway?

So, is NIE back in the news yet?

Note. Do not make accusations of the candidates concerning torture

Dave Lindorff: 3 House Judiciary Members Want Cheney Impeachment NOW!

On this Date in Bush History 12/15:Torture Banned-for About 10 Seconds!

19 Days.

Come re-election time let's all remember the cowardice and idiocy of Shumer & Feinstein.


The cost of war-your community's contribution to the war

great example: netroots investigate/uncover public school privatization schemes

Viacom lobbyists hired CIA torture team leader for "Kite Runner" movie

We must make sure our party chooses the correct path.


Huckabee hires former Reagan adviser

Could Dems Learn A Thing Or Two From Republicons When It Comes to Stopping Bills?

BUSH's Dubious Power Grab: "End Uniformed Lawyer's Role-As A Check & Balance On Presidential Power"

Fox 25 news report about our dismissal in court yesterday

Freeper sitting by my partner on the plane last night loves Oprah.

So when the Primary voters go to the polls will they use touch screen machines?

Is the Penalty for Killing any Person, Thought Crime Legislation Too?

Writers File Labor Charge Against Studios

My * backward countdown clock quit working!!!

What Would Jesus Buy?

? What "Bill" will help stop the demolition of housing in New Orleans?

Who can win the General Election?

When The Real Presidential Debates Come Who Would Do Best?

A repetitious connecting of the Faux dots (O'LOOFAH, PERINO)

Please read & K&R this Important thread

Disturbing News From A Small Oil Distributor This Morning


Washington Post published over one million words for war, and gave 36 words to Ted Kennedy

Governor's defense of nativity scenes challenged

"How the hell did this man get elected?"

Obama helps us track $1,000,000,000,000 of federal spending

Obama: Tanner Should have been FIRED not Moved (AMEN!!!!)

Welcome to the American Political Theatre- Oprah & Obama

Prosecutors say 2 men agree to plead guilty in plot against military, Jewish targets

KO: "What I have done on the air is journalism"

The difference between legitimate criticism and smear

Santa Claus and St. Nicholas signed my credit card receipts today.

Carbon dioxide levels at 380ppm 100ppm higher than 200 yrs ago & rising. Are humans already showing

If only Al Gore jumped into that mosh pit

Senate passes Freedom of Information Act bill

God damn it, Bobby

Here is your complete study guide to BushCo.

Man charged with stealing after allegedly reneging on Hannah Montana tickets

Glenn Beck: Huckabee will 'implode'

Inside the CIA's notorious "black sites" "Whenever I saw a fly in my cell, I was filled with joy"

DroughtWatch Photo Gallery (amazing)

What if everybody just quit paying their credit card bills?

Nativity scenes on public grounds

Senate Judiciary Committee rules Bolten & Rove in contempt of Congress - vote of 12-7

Bali has finally crushed my spirit

Which do you think would fit Bush better

Congresswoman Julia Carson (D) - US House died today

Photo: A glimpse of Lincoln at Gettysburg?

Now that Hillary is finished, and Obama's clearly cocaine addled, is it too late for Teddy to run?

If Hillary is Out Why Doesn't Gore Jump in?

Heckuva Job, Bernanke! Is the Fed the new FEMA?

Tales from the Lounge presents: What Oscar Wilde would say about Bush...

Why won't Nancy put impeachment back on the table?

Ohio: Further confirmation of a Kerry landslide (TIA) ( x )

I don't blame Bush himself. I blame Republicanism itself.

Voting Rights Groups

Memo to Republican presidential candidates.

Denver Named Nation's 'Drunkest City'

when barak obama told hillary clinton, yes hillary,i'll look forward to getting advise from you too,

Prosecute the illegal use of steroids and growth hormones

Registered F*CKHUCK.COM/NET/ORG - Anyone Have Any Ideas?

I just saw the scariest movie I have seen, more scary than Inconvenient Truth

I found georgie's 28%

Wash. Post ignored own reporting in repeating Freeh allegation

Texas to fingerprint people fleeing hurricane / Houston Chronicle

Health program to monitor Sept. 11 workers exposed to toxins halted over funding

The Republican Brain (Caution: Graphic Anatomical Photos)

guy who staged fake FEMA news conference is out of job...

Huckabee/Obama race, basically a repeat of 2000/2004 with a slight edge to Obama because of the west

Are You Going to Pay for Bush's Wars?

CNN - Now.. US signs on to Bali Accord! 180 degree turn (!)

US Senate passes Sudan divestment bill

14 states reject funding for abstinence-only programs

Recently a local company gave a large donation to a local youth organization

Welcome To America

Something else you just need to buy

Expert claims no U.S. troops have taken ill from depleted uranium

Hillary's Unprecedented Experience on the World Stage

Justice Dept.: Back Off on CIA Tapes

Mukasey's Litmus Test-1) Cover-up Torture 2) Block Criminal Investigations (Scott Horton)

Since all the candidates are running FOR POPE!1 they should hire this consultant

Bush asks for more war money

The Writers are on strike. If there were a new show:

this thread needs more recs

Bush Wants to Expand Warrantless Telecom Spying on Us -- and Make It Legal

A Son’s Past Deeds Come Back To Bite Huckabee

Help Me Make It Through December - Merle Haggard

The Bill O'Reilly Opera


The Register's caucus endorsements: McCain, Clinton

Dear Mods- can someone update the DU spell check with the candidates names?

Romney is not just a Mormon, he's a High Priest of the order of the Melchizedek Priesthood!

Willard Mittens Romney Endorses Rendition & Torture

Are you a punative person or a forgiving person?

Either This Country Still Has A Conscience Or NOT..... WHICH IS IT?

The landlord

Kerry and Obama challenge FCC Chairman to postpone vote

Wiretap Déjà Vu = In 1976 Rumsfeld, Bush, Kissinger claiming "inherent" Presidential authority

Are YOU doing your part to fascilitate the W ar On Christmas?

Yosimite Sam on Global Warming Conference: ‘If Anyone’s Isolated Here, It’s Al Gore’

Bumper stickers I saw today on an asshole's pickup.

republicans are better at lying and cheating.

Where's the thread with the funny pics of chimpy?

So.. I've been hanging around, waiting for impeachment or *some* kind of justice...

Courthouse-step auctions offer 1,336 properties in foreclosure -- 17 are sold

"It's been snowing since 8:30. Why, there's about a half-inch here on this car." -- TVNews 11:03pm

You know what really screws my head up with Global warming

There is a a virus in our society.

What do you call it?


Utah troopers use Taser on "Mexican transient"

Global warming conversations, about the drought in the south

Sunday Talk Shows

Michael Vick's mother sends letter to judge: "PLEASE Your HONOR give my baby Michael another chance"

Congress, Bush in clash over CIA interrogation tapes

Holy cats! A glow in the dark kitty cat!

Any one see 'Thirteen Days' on cable last night? (Cuban Missile Crisis movie)

Name The Worst 2008 Ticket For Both Parties

Still Undecided? - Maybe this will help

Congressional Constipation by E.J. Dionne, Jr.

How Do I Start Investing in Stocks?

*Shock* Des Moines Register endorses Hillary Clinton!!!!

My money is on a Clinton-Edwards Ticket.

Less than 25 to go!!! Wexler will have met the goal

"We're more important than you" BigPharma - "Time to take special interest money out of circulation"

If experience is so important, why not go with Biden?

Impeachment: If not now, when?

All right, which one of you guys wrote this one?

Ticking time bomb scenario is meaningless

Wexler wants us to sign a petition to start impeachment hearings on Chaney.

ANY democrat can beat Huckabee.. We cannot afford another Armageddonist

5 million Iraqi orphans, anti-corruption board reveals

Hey DUers in Alabama and Georgia

Today is December 15th - a day for Dennis Kucinich to SHINE.

Merry Christmas Jerry Falwell!

Still think Ohio wasn't stolen...twice!!! (NY Times article)

How about electric cars?

Hillary refuses to sign ANTI-TORTURE PLEDGE, reserves right to torture if "Something Imminent"

and it has the smell of the Roman Senate, as we come up on the last days.

Mukasey CAN be impeached, ya know.

Speaker Pelosi and Reid Urge President to Halt Demolition of Public Housing in New Orleans

Propaganda Bureau Expands: If Enough Sources Repeat the Big Lie, It Starts to Sound True

Are there any DU"er's still posting here,.who Remember "Bush VS Gore," 2000?

When should it have been clear to a reasonable person that torture was Bush policy?

Hand-Counting Paper Ballots Proposed In NY District Court (X)

Ex-Worker: Air Firm Aided CIA Renditions

Huckabee registered for "Wedding Gifts" when he letf the Ark. Gov Mansion:

Gang-Rape Cover-Up by U.S., Halliburton/KBR - Will you sign a letter of protest?

I am SICK of these lies!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! how about you?

Are you unwilling to disclose which candidate you support and why?

Wider Spying Fuels Aid Plan for Telecom Industry

Control sought on military lawyers: Bush wants power over promotions

36,000 signatures and counting: Come On People!

The Hillary Nutcracker ! Sales are soaring!

Torture: Leadership Requires Accountability, All the Way to the Top; Gov Richardson

Blast From The Past - GWB, Jan 2001: "There is no excuse for arrogance"

8 to 12 Inches of Snow Expected - Blizzard Conditions - Snow Drifts to Exceed 2 Feet !!!

Website "not to be named" is rocking....

"School resource officer" uses Taser on parent who does not "calm down"

Teaching creationism

Strange beams of light streaming from the earth in Maine

Bush Proposes Repealing Golden Rule

RESTORE: Warrantless Spying Showdown Postponed to Monday -- UPDATED

Save a job, buy local and not online....

Bomb After Bomb A Violent Cartography

$$$ Who owns your candidate?..$$$

Colorado Church gunman cited his 'insane' home schooling

I Can Haz Cheezburger? ---pix--->>>

Let us be clear. Torture is NOT an interrogation technique.

Robot heckler on why he heckled Bill Clinton

Ohio Secretary of State confirms 2004 election could have been stolen = x-post

Neighborhood-By-Neighborhood Surveillance and no fuckin warrant.

Please let Huckabee win the nomination

What is wrong with Joe Biden?

Yes, I am a flip-flopper. An open letter to the right-wing lurkers.

53% of Americans believe in Creationism according to CNN's God's Wariors

Who Can You Believe in the Torture Wars?

This pisses me off

Mortgage Meltdown...the real story is fraud

If it came down to a very close Obama/Hillary primary.....

Ron Pauls offbeat campaign generates high enthusiasm, low poll numbers

I know a few DUers have been DNC Delegates. How do you do it?

How to really save jobs. right here..right now., not a lot of effort

The next subprime: Reverse mortgages

"We're going to find out if the trust [Schumer, Feinstein] put in...Mukasey was well placed"

There is always a ticking time bomb, and always an excuse for torture

"Battle of Algiers" is available FREE until 12/21 on Comcast's On Demand


Those dirty sons of Bush's: A DU genealogy project thread

spotted in Oklahoma

Gravel: Power to the People/ Give Peace a Chance (video)

Please spare us the "The Republicans will pick on Candidate X, so don't nominate them!" posts!

Katzenkavalier will be taking a break in Puerto Rico; will be back on the 27th.

What's your ranking and why?

It gets better with the Big Dog: Any old TV commentator is about as experienced as Obama

HuffPo: Fake-ass Christian-Cowboy-In-Chief sends out his "Super Christian Christmas Card"

An excerpt from The Des Moines Register's 2004 endorsement:

Huckleberry slams Chimpy on Iraq for go-it-alone "arrogant bunker mentality"

Speaker Pelosi

Was Novacs dirt the Cocaine thing?

Did the meme about 'change' switch from Obama to Clinton?

Who has raised the most money in each State?

"Boston for Biden" - City Councilor John Tobin

Where was Bill Clinton...

Hillary: You already know how bad I am!

WTF!?! Mukasey refuses to give Congress details of tape Investigation!

Alaska polling "shows state's two iconic Republican incumbents in real jeopardy at ballot box."

Edwards Unveils Young Families Rising Agenda - Better Future for the Next Generation of Americans

Photo: "Life was so much easier when I just owned the Texas Rangers, stretch..."

"Bill Clinton ... Well, He Just Puts Everything On The Table. Read It."

Watch Charlie Rose this weekend with Bill Clinton - he was awesome

I was a big fan of Obama's, I'm still a fan, but I didn't like "The Audacity of Hope." Here are some

Bill Clinton, on 'Charlie Rose' Show, Suggests Obama Not Ready; 'Miracle' If Hillary Won Iowa

Psychic Predictions

Obama's "Dirty Secret" Uncovered:

Huckabee lied. He doesn't have a Theology degree...

Today is the big $100 day for us Kucinich supporters...

Odds are on Obama to Get Iowa Paper's Endorsement (Des Moines Register)

Clinton Library Got $10 million from Saudis

LA Times: Air of inevitability escaping Clinton

Is something amiss in congress?

Stop the FISA bill. (We can, and we must.)

Who wants to go on a double date with Dennis & Elizabeth Kucinich?

I just sent in my December 15 $100 to Kucinich and I feel righteous!

Kucinich and Edwards supporters: new way to help campaigns through PDA

RomneySpawn Unveil Big Brother Style T-Shirt of Der Mittenfuhrer

ENOUGH OF THE BULLSHIT-Time to show some backbone

IL POLL: Favorite son Barack Obama holds a 2-1 advantage over native daughter Hillary Clinton

doj Officials urge House panel to abandon its investigation of the tape destruction

The voter awoke before dawn. He put his boots on.

NYT's Jeff Zeleny: Campaigns Woo 3 Iowans for Paper's Endorsement

The global warming position of each of the candidates from several sources....

Dan Froomkin - Bush Demands Freedom to Torture

Collins: Has Obama worked out a way to explain his drug use to conservative voters?

When Inevitability Isn't So... Inevitable

Bush Radio 12/15: "Congress has had plenty of time to consider the emergency funds our troops need"

Biden hopes to beat the odds

Women for Obama Town Hall in Dubuque, IA

Reminder--Joe Biden CNN --Late Edition --Sunday 11:00 AM ET

Naomi Wolf provides the most appropriate ONE WORD description of today's GOP: "STALINESQUE" . . .

Video: Markos Moulitsas with Keith Olbermann: Democrats should be MAKING Republicans filibuster

Democratic candidates score big with clergy

Broken Records Breaking Records

Two questions for all POTUS candidates who are Senators.

Why Do Our Elected Officials Have To Be Present In The House Or Senate To Vote.......

Cumberland County, NJ, Democratic Committee endorses Hillary

Well, at least two of our candidates get it.

Fat-cat Bushie and Michele Bachmann supporter runs afoul of the law in Minnesota

"When is the last time we elected a president based on one year of service before he's running?"

Obama presser today at 12:15 EST

Edwards, Obama spar over size of table

It's Weird How The Top-3 Candidates In Both Parties Sort-Of Mirror Each other

For those interested, Obama on C-Span from Waterloo, Iowa.

An observation about the IWR vote

Don't Underestimate Huckabee

Balancing the budget. Fighting the false rhetoric of deficits.

I want a candidate who has made some big mistakes in their lfie

Rasmussen daily graph for 12/15/07 - Clinton down 1, Obama unchanged, Edwards up 1

Dems better at being republican that republicans.

Obama Brings About Transparent Government

Clinton can go for the jugular, but is she smart enough about it?

Three House Judiciary Members Call for Cheney Impeachment NOW

Joe Biden and a member of "ONE" --just a nice story...

Obama Vows to Protect Children from Lead-Based Toys

Huckabee Sees WH 'Bunker Mentality'

Reader comment on ABC correspondent's blog: "I'd rather vote for a Republican than for a drug user"

I think that bashing and name-calling about Pelosi and Reid is

"Voters shouldn't put stock in celebrity endorsements"

Obama Shows Confidence in Iowa Sprint

Why Should Obama's past be exempt?

What lies will the Republicans use against each Democrat?

Let's cut through all the bullshit about the polls - stop the media fueled hysteria

How many states can one of our candidates win?

Today I experienced true democracy - NH Delegate Selection Caucus

Obama wins UNH mock election

Wolfowitz offered State Dept job by Condasleezy...why is this not in the MSM?

Of the top 3 candidates, which DU supporters are LEAST partisan (in terms of candidates)?

Coming Tonight, Des Moines Register's Endorsement. How important is the paper's seal of approval?

Republicans are brainswashing our Children: Must Read article about a Child's question to Obama

The Sleeper: How Edwards Could Win Iowa

SPECIAL REPORT: Do Political Bloggers at Newspaper Sites Now Drive 2008 Campaign Coverage?

An inspirational quote on war and peace from Dennis Kucinich

YOUTUBE CLIP: Bill Clinton on Charlie Rose

The Republicans in the Crowd

Des Moines Register to Endorse Obama ?

Edwards List Reasons to Vote for Him Over Obama: "we need somebody who’s ready for this battle"

Republican Blahs Facing Party in Iowa

Key People-Gov. Mitt Romney (R-MA) updated December 9, 2007

The only "shock" would be if the Des Moines Register endorsed Hillary

Illinois Poll - 12/9-13 - Obama 50%; Clinton 25%; Edwards 7%

Iowa Debate Moderator: We like talk on issues: No fistfights required

I'm Going To Make My First Campaign Donation For '08 Soon. Looks Like Biden Will Get It.

Des Moines Register: Edwardses campaign as a team again; crowds love it

Does the Manchester Union-Leader endorse Dems in the primary?

The Republicans in the Crowd

Imus: How does Hillary Clinton have more experience than Obama its observed

Nomination of Obama an Act of Political Suicide for Dems?

Current Status of the Primary Polls, State-by-State (12-14-07)

Kucinich "Money Bomb"

John McCain may have gotten himself back in this Race

'Wrong' traits no longer roadblock for candidates

Why Bill's Attack Will Hurt Obama

Watch the "Clinton Machine" Blow the Des Moines Register Endorsement

Clinton and torture - Politico

The Des Moines Register endorsement will...

Obama Wins Univ. Of NH Mock Primary

Edwards takes war questions in Elkader

Biden Campaign: Welcomes Edwards’ support for special counsel

The God Thing

Picture of Confidence.

What did I say? I told you a Clinton endorsement would be the only shock

Hillary lets us down again.

The Republicans’ Expensive Tax Promise (NYT: On the Economy)

Biden-OPED, Sioux City Journal-CIA Tapes...

Des Moines Register: Endorsement between Hillary/Obama was compared to FDR/Kennedy

Edwards to appear on three Sunday talk shows (This Week, Face the Nation, Late Edition)

Reactions to the Obama drug flap present a deep moral paradox

Des Moines Register: Obama inspired our imagination, Hillary our confidence

Maine governor John Baldacci endorses Clinton

The Clinton argument about "vetting" is misleading, (IMO)

This is the least negative, least dirty primary campaign ever

SIGH! The stupidest people in America pick our presidents

The man behind Paul's fundraising curtain

Clinton leads Dems in contributions from Iowans

The Des Moines Register will endorse...

Does anyone honestly wanna endure another 4 years of Clinton sexcapades?

Boston Globe Endorses Senator Barack Obama

This Des Moines Register endorsement is HUGE for Hillary

40138 and counting signed up for Cheney Impeachment hearing.

Congratulations to Clinton and Obama for their big endorsements today!

So BOTH Hilary and Edwards don't sign a letter about torture...

Des Moines Register endorses Hilary SO the paper is phucked up...

Des Moines Register: "Obama inspired our imagination"

The video in this article was made by a republican

Best wishes to Senator Clinton and supporters on the Des Moines Register endorsement

Biden and Leahy get the most impressive Democrats of the week award -

FIRED UP?!?!?!?!?!

Greetings from Nevada Where Obama is Moving Up in the Polls

if the "Iowa Surprise" happens..

DMR's Clinton endorsement is full of holes

Is a campaign affiliated attack site? I had that question and

Des Moines Register has NEVER Picked A Dem Winner: "Kiss of Death" For Hillary?

Charlie Rose interviews Bill Clinton, (video)

Obama Showing New Confidence - Iowa Sprint - "A month ago, I was an idiot.This month, I’m a genius."

OK, ClinBamaWards wins the nom - so who is your VP choice to complete the ticket?

Gravel? Remember Him? He has a message for YOU

If you care about H-1B and Obama

Sour Obama grapes...

I used to say, "Most Republicans aren't bigots, but

Edwards Cites Fight for Party's Soul

Boston Globe endorses Obama - Important for NH as well as MA.

(Raising Kaine) Bush to Kids: If you're not rich...Please just die.

Ohio Elections Official Calls Machines Flawed

Disowning Conservative Politics, Evangelical Pastor Rattles Flock (NY Times, 7/06)

Honestly, I don't give a damn who endorsed who tonight

Endorsements? What is REALLY important to me.

Delaware UAW endorse Senator Biden for President

Newspaper Endorsements Don't Mean a Single Thing

Obama "not surprised" about Endorsement, Keeps Jason on the Bus

Big Iowa Endorsement for Edwards? - "major statewide leader" to endorse next week

Air of inevitability escaping Clinton

Ad Says Edward Ready for 'Epic Battle'

Edwards Campaign Unveils New "Fight" Television Ad in Iowa (video)

Edwards' Family Economics

Des Moines Register Editorial Board declares Edwards not Corporate friendly enough

I am SICK of these lies!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! how about you? any more?

NY Times Editorial: Iowa’s Student Vote - "Students are rightly up in arms"

Those 8 years of peace and prosperity were just hell I tell you!

Looks like Time Warner/CNN Execs are asleep at the wheel. CNN carrying John Edwards rally

The DMR lets the cat out of the bag: The MSM doesn't like Edwards because he is anti-corporate.

Edwards: Fight, Not Negotiate, for Health Care

Obama Vows to Fire Staffers Who Investigate Clinton


Olbermann's "Moral Force" and why he speaks out now. From 1998

Edwards Highlights Declaration of Independence for Older Americans (11-point plan)

I love how many DUers are willing to throw good, progressive organizations/people under the bus

Why is Hillary getting a pass on being a Barry Goldwater follower?

The downside of voting for Kucinich

Barack Obama seizes his chance

$$$...Who OWNS your candidate?...$$$

HuffPo Charges Big Papers Sitting on recent Clinton Affair Story - I FOUND OUT WHO IT IS (Photo)

The Clinton's BOUGHT the Des Moines Register Endorsement!!

The Des Moines Register editorial board is composed of mostly women

*** Clinton gets Des Moines Register Endorsement ***

The Flap Over Obama's Drug Use - Why it hurts Clinton and helps him.

I Liked This Board Better When We Were Bashing Republicans

The Clintons' NAFTA impoverished MILLIONS of women, children, farmers and Mexican corn growers

What I respect most about Obama are his gracious, civilized supporters