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Archives: January 13, 2007

The Senate: The Republican Revolt

WP: On Iraq, U.S. Turns to Onetime Dissenters

Confused About Venezuela?

Ralph Nader: The Boiling, Surging, Churning and Corporatizing Economy of the United States

Frank Rich: He’s in the Bunker Now


Media Still Turning to Discredited 'Experts' for Analysis on Iraq (Consortiumblog)

Public Inaction Dismays Watada

A Perfect Perfect Storm by David Michael Green of Regressive Antidote

Bush requests resignations from US Attys, Including Cunningham Prosecutor



After the surge ... what next? (The Observer)

Dubya's Tower of Babel

In the Name of Democracy: U.S. Intervention in the Americas Today

Suddenly, the war widens

The Case of Venezuela's RCTV

Der Spiegel: "The Most Dangerous Foreign Policy Blunder Since Vietnam"

Yes, America's my friend. Or is it? Suddenly I'm not sure

After the surge ... what next?

Tony Norman: Have You No Decency, Mr. President?

Opposition to Iraq Plan Leaves Bush Isolated

Of Geese, Ganders and a Presidential Loon

CommonDreams: Breaking! Our Armed Forces

A post not to be missed...

Here is a video that pretty much says it all

Medea Benjamin interview: Peace is Possible in Iraq

Danny Schechter: Beyond the Call to Surge, the Need to Purge Our Media

the promise of "freedom of the press" is nothing

HuffPost: Dashing Democracy in the Arab World

If only he'd studied history

Cheney's Got His Teeth Sunk into Iran

Truthout: Mohamed al-Hatfield vs. Ahmed al-McCoy

It Is Time to Rebel Against King George

How Do You Spell “DICTATOR”?

The Nation: Anti-War Tide Surging Nationwide

The Iraq Gamble: At the pundits' table, the losing bet still takes the pot

Buzzflash: We are now a dictatorship, and the media is to blame

Gloria R. Lalumia's World Media Watch for January 12, 2007--EU Fascists

Larry Beinhart: Winning In Iraq: Realities and Fictions

Baghdad Suffered Total Power Outage During Bush Speech.

They've Got Mail (It might be yours.) --WaPo Editorial

Dan Froomkin: Bush Tells a Tale

US strikes on al-Qa'ida chiefs kill nomads

Iran isn't the big, bad nuclear wolf it pretends to be

WP,pg1: U.S. Unit Patrolling Baghdad Sees Flaws in Bush Strategy

From Dr. King, a Reminder on Iraq

The U.S. Moves To Confront Iran, Syria

On Jimmy Carter's False Apartheid Analogy

China Plans To Spend $5.8 Billion To Triple Wind Generating Capacity - Bloomberg

Showing "An Inconvenient Truth" next week at my house and listing the

Stop the junkmail and save 41 pounds of trash per year

Biodiesel plant coming to Quincy.

U.S. Sustainable Energy Announces Patent Pending for New Organic Biofuel

Disabled Ship Drifting Towards North Sea Gas Platform In 55 Knot Storm- AFP

Pocket-size solar power

The Inn At The Manor (Marriot Res. Inn) In West Orange, NJ (installs 108 kW PV system)

(Greenland) Glaciers 'moving faster' - study - BBC

Rich in oil and gas, Texas looks to geothermal

Eugene Register-Guard: Temperatures Rising

UK And EU Permanently End Imports Of All Wild Bird Species - Times

Big Coal's Dirty Move (Rolling Stone)

How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love Peak Oil

Analysis: California's low-carb fuel move

Biomass plant won't locate in Tallahassee (FSU)

New (fed) rules to tighten limits on fishing

Common Plastics Chemical Linked To Egg Abnormalities In Mice - New Scientist

‘Green’ energy comes of age: Big initiatives are proposed in MN, WI

Has anybody ever heard of a World Land Trust?

Legislators pursue energy, environment issues (Mass.)

Wheels in motion for Wal-Mart experiment

In Deleware, Delphiniums Dying In Summer, Cannas Surviving Winter - News-Journal

Sharp Sets Up Additional Solar Cell Production; Starts PolySi Manufacturing

Bush January For Ontario Wildlife - Squirrels, Herons, Vultures - West Nile Virus Overwintering, Too

BIg Oil Denounces House Plan To Cut Incentives, Reinvest In Renewables - NYT

Firewood Quarantine Expands In Efforts To Control Emerald Ash Borer

Deadly Amphibian Disease Introduced To Japan Through Imported Pets - Asahi Shimbun

Australia - Victoria Bushfires At 1 Million Ha; Unbelievable Satellite Image Of Smoke Plumes

December 2006 Warmest December On Record For Italy - AFP

Himalayan Glacial Mass Down By 20% In Past 40 Years - Science

Alaska Processor Lets 400 Tons Of Salmon Rot, Stiffs Workers, Fishermen Who Caught It - ENN

Relocated Gorillas Enjoy Baby Boom, But Species' Future In Grave Doubt - Independent

Lloyds Chairman Urges "Radical Rethink" On Climate, Calls US "Nation In Denial" - IHT

Fishing Policy Task Force Recommends 500% Increase In US Aquaculture - ADN

ExxonMobil Meets With Environmental Groups, But Won't Discuss Discussions - Reuters

Coal Industry Racing To Build 150 Plants Before GHG Limits Can Be Enacted - Rolling Stone

Hamas rallies supporters against Fatah strongman

Neutralizing Palestine, to better focus on Iran

On Jimmy Carter's False Apartheid Analogy

Former aide criticizes Carter over Mideast book

Jewish Leaders Deny the Facts When They Sandbag Jimmy Carter

West Bank Jews here to stay

Coercion, Compliance, Control, Conspiracy ?

Burlington Free Press: "9/11 ballot question meets signature quota"

What happened after the Roswell crash...

A Suggested Form for Serious Consideration of Conspiracy Theories

Photographic evidence of the GRCT (grassroots rational conspiracy theory)

Time For A New Acronym

A question for CT no-planers

WP: Officials Warm To Paper Trail To Verify Votes In Maryland

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Sat. Jan. 13, 2007

Thats Paul on Laura FLanders.... DU's Landshark

Banned lab certified E-voting machines used by 68.5% of nation's registered voters in 06 elections

Let's resurrect the ER Rowdy discussion threads!

The Holt Bill is Introduced !!

DCCC rep assures me that election reform is coming

Petition: For Folks Not Wanting Machines in Elections, Period.

USDA to send inspector to Cleveland Clinic to probe death of dog

Dog of war suffers shellshock

Clashes in the streets of Cochabamba leave 2 dead

'Bush's new Iraq strategy proof of US defeat' (Islamic State in Iraq Group)

Park Service to seek new money sources

ASEAN summit opens amid street protests

CNN: Defense Secretary Gates: First phase of Iraq war plan to begin early February

The U.S. Moves To Confront Iran, Syria

Somali Islamists held UK meeting to raise funds

WP,pg1: U.S. Unit Patrolling Baghdad Sees Flaws in Bush Strategy

U.S. soldiers weary of more sacrifice

Environmental Rules Waived For Border Fence ("A Historic Travesty")

Burlington Free Press: "9/11 ballot question meets signature quota"

Dingell touts climate laws (asks Gore to testify before Congress on global warming)

Gates Ties Iraq Push to Drawdown fox news is loving this story

US strikes on al-Qa'ida chiefs kill nomads

Tsunami alerts lifted after quake

AFP: Iraqi PM delivers belated support for new US strategy

Walz Criticizes Troop Buildup In Response To Bush (radio address)

Communist-run Vietnam plans to privatitize state-owned oil/gas (Joins WTO)

NYT: Human Rights Watch Says Conditions in China Worsen as Olympics Near

Rice in Middle East for fresh peace push:"I'm not coming with a proposal. I'm not coming with a plan

106-year-old survivor of czarist pogroms, Nazis dies in New York

Rice Criticizes Sen. Boxer's Comment on War

AP: NATO Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

Private prisons, public questions

Bush challenges skeptics of Iraq plan from YAHOO

Rescue mission in Brazil collapse

Veterans fight to save school remembrance mandate

El Salvador: Sao Paulo Enters New Stage

NGOs to sue US over WMD claims

Democrats Pledge to Extend Minimum Wage

Minimum-Wage Hike May Reach to Samoa

Military Expands Intelligence Role in U.S.- NY Times

Roof fall kills 2 miners in West Virginia (AP)

Bush demands critics offer alternative plan on Iraq

Bush: Critics of troop rise must offer alternative (AP)

WP: Opposition to Iraq Plan Leaves Bush Isolated

Fate of 5 Iranian consulate staff held by US troops in Iraq not clear

Bush concedes U.S. decisions made Iraq unstable

Pakistan urges U.S. to share terror data

Canine-fur coats make comeback at J.C. Penney

LAT: Maliki goes own way to fill top post, picks unknown to lead Baghdad forces; motives questioned

Deletions in Army Manual Raise Wiretapping Concerns

(Iran's President,) Ahmadinejad to tour Latin America

Oil Companies Attack Legislation Aimed at Tax Incentives

Arrested Iranians tied to group arming Iraqis--US

State of emergency in Somalia

Bush set for climate change U-turn

Gulf Arabs review currency pegs to dollar

Pentagon disavows comment on detainees

Call renewed for resignation of scandal-tainted GOP leader (IL)

Democrats may push to shutter war prisons (Gitmo, Abu Ghraib)

Report: Prince Harry to Prepare for Iraq

WP: House GOP Shows Its Fractiousness In the Minority

Rice: U.S. Aims to Curb Iran Aggression

Clinton doubts Iraqis can pacify Baghdad

Kurdish gen.: brigade trains for Baghdad

Congress to weigh 'No Child Left Behind'

Military Expands Domestic Surveillance

Chavez says he voiced hope for U.S. thaw

Divers died as party went on above (Healy divers)

Bush vows to 60 Minutes that 'no matter what Congress wants' surge is on

Bill calls for statewide smoking ban(Wyoming of all places)

Shock and oil: Iraq's billions & the White House connection

Thongs which bring a tear (or two) to your eye

This is mouse.

Please welcome Q32 to the Lounge!

Nazi raccoons ravage Germany

Anyone like the 'Samples:?

Rumsfelds hands( funny video). Try it, if you could use a laugh.

I'm way over 40 and I look like I'm pregnant

Sure hope the tsunami does not cause too much damage in Japan

Good night all!

Slip Sliding Away

and ever since then . . .

Nick Stokes hitting K-Fed on CSI

Oh my god...this is SO pathetic and sad!

It's minus 8 out

It's 30 plus 10 minus 2 outside right now and raining!

How many posts can you make w/o a reply. I got 20.

Man, when *I* was a n00b

How many posts can you make w/o a reply.

Sweet dreams to you, my true love!

Now you too can have your pick of bouncing bubbies!

A bedtime weather report...

Woo hoo! I picked up my new concubine!

Really good live harmonies are neat

well, i've missed my chance to become fabulous....

Neil Diamond Worker Caught With 126 Stolen Sequins in His Ass

Lou Diamond Phillips Caught With 126 Stolen penquins in His Ass

Dedicate a Song to a Deer

(perhaps a bit late) Step 1

help! experiencing chamber-of-commerce type weather here in Florida!

OH! How I dream of going to Spring Training. Sigh.

Fundamentalist Christians stores selling sexually explicit books, thanks to the internets

What does everyone think of Ed Smart?

I am using this new software I bought today to transfer my old video tape toDVD using my computer..

Greatest guitar duel EVER!

What's your temperature range?

Funny Cats

Did you ever go swimming with your VW?

Live webcam action!

So I Found A Thread That I Posted On Before

Girl gets a car for her birthday

All your n00bs are belong to us!

I managed to light a garbage can in a nightclub on fire last night

Is anyone having trouble with Gmail?

I just got a lovely thank you note from Second Harvest.

Enjoy My Aloha Sun! (dial-up warning PIC HEAVY)

HOW DO YOU DECIDE WHO TO MARRY? (written by kids)


You think YOU have cell phone problems...

If I were to say, post a hex thread...

Real life Bonsai Kitten

If I were say, to post a screw thread...

Fans of 89.1 JAZZ, check in here 10:00 am MST

IDIOCRACY is the new bestest dramamovie ever.

An ex-roomate of mine may have gotten arrested for murder today..

I have a new sig. Tell me what you think.

Arkansas rain, Oklahoma ice

Lava lamp appreciation thread!!

Ooooh these eyes..

Why do people refer to Donald Trump as "The Donald"? I mean, I'm sure that he wants people to do

Mixing animal & plant genes is just wrong

Check out the video of this lion hugging a woman! Scary/Cute!!

Now It's Time To Say Goodnight To You, Now Its time to bid you Sweet adieu

Need Help..anybody ever see the French Cartoon about the fantasy world that discovered their reality

What additional features would you like to see the DU admins add?

A carton of Camels and a 30 pack of Pabst

I just spent $191.00 at BJ's on food

most memorable concepts?

Name a hammy actor.

Lions at the watering hole

I just spent $191.00 in food on BJ's.

My cats are getting fat and fluffy

A cold, rainstormy Saturday afternoon

Does anybody else have cabin fever?

I have angioedema...sniff. Pity me.

So, I'm going to Italy for 4 months.

I slept over 12 hours last night, and now I'm wired

HELP . How to post pictures????

i can't beLieve the coLts arrived for today's game in this


Scissor Sisters Video

Bill Shatner. Love him or hate him?

Right. If I started talking about groin sweat, would I become just as popular?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 1/13/2007)

Yay duplicate post!

BNL! How is your face today?

Guess the Title and Author...


To heck with giant cats. Would you like to see THIS in your garden?

OK So I Tried the Soulmate

FUNNY...Garrison Keilor has Nancy P..taking GW to Baghdad!

Is anyone having trouble with G spots?

Have You Ever Changed Your Accuser Name?

Is anyone having trouble with P spots?


for the first time in about twenty years, I

Happy Birthday buddhamama!!!!!

Woo hoo! I picked up my new car!

Look Who's Drunk - Paula Abdul

*** Official *** Colts - Ravens thread.

So, we've gotten a bit of rain this morning.

Hey New Yorkers!!1 Help Me OUT!!111


Ted Haggard on history chanel show "The Antichrist"

I just submitted my first paper to I feel dirty

John Cassavetes is my hero!

Red wine, pink cheeks

Anyone need a Jesus tortilla?

"The Terminal"

Tina Fey appreciation thread!!

Do you have a TSM?

The "God Warrior" is going on another episode of "Trading Spouses"

Good Evening, Lounge Peoples!

Does Anyone Else Here Have Cabin Beavers?

So my wife made chocolate rice crispy treats.

Millionare Secret Santa has died ...

Dick Van Dyke dances to Herbie Hancock

***Official*** Eagles - Saints thread

Earnestine Tomlin is in the hospital.

call me a sucker for a musical

pull my finger

Fooled around and

Blackened tuna, medium rare. If you haven't tried it, I highly recommend it.

This makes me cringe

I finally got to see Napoleon Dynamite and I have a question:

I got my new Llewellyns Witches Calendar for 2007 today in the mail, not a new year without it.

How do you use your weekends?

Please HELP an ipod virgin!!! Where do YOU download music for your ipod??

LOST! New time! 10 PM!

Cheer me up.

Texans and winter= silliness!

Those on the Pacific Coast maybe you want to monitor this

I passed my insurance license exam today with an 89!

It is nasty out there

I feel old.

So, we're having a baby girl!!!!

When your coworkers tell you one thing, but the counselor tells you the opposite,

Last night.......before the sun set..........

Sleet vs. Freezing Rain:

I went to my sister's cheerleading competition today and I learned a few things

This cat might get stuck trying to get through the regular front door

Very specific music request: trippy songs!

Spoiled rich girls crack me up...

Aeroplane In A Bottle: I Got $250 Prize Money For This One

My fellow impatient DUers, there is a .torrent for Rome Season 2 Episode 1 on Mininova.

Good Gawdess But My Head Hurts!

Medical marijuana patients, check in!

Where should I go in Central America?

The SAINTS go marchin' in...


Happy birthday buddhamama!!

I think I just saw a puma here in western Pa.

Okay Lounge Lizards - flaunt it long and hard! Flaunt it now! Flaunt your big

I'm brand new here. Please help out a newbie?

Tractionless pop music guilty pleasure youtube video thread

have you ever changed your user name?

Is "The Good Shepard" the worst spy movie of the year??

There's a coward out there. There's a chickenshit loser who has nothing better to do

We're back! (AND starting a picture thread!)

Well, ThomCat doesn't hate us yet.

What is a stupid question?

Damn! There are no deals for The Chicago Manual of Style.

New Scientology center in Berlin riles authorities

And it all went downhill from there...

Jay Bakker has guts

Florida anti-gay critics attacks Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Alvarez

Anti-gay"repairative therapy" group admits abusing children

Gay rights group hailed for election role

Anti-gay activist Debi Hartman now lobbying in favor of Civil Unions

Repukes to try "simplified" anti-gay amendment in Arizona

Der Mittenfuhrer vs Der Maoistfuhrer: The Hatfields and the McCoys

Yankees become clear front-runners to land Clemens

16 Year Old Makes Cut at Sony, But it is not Wie

Chris Webber appears headed to Detroit

Stella, this one's for you (to add to your energy)

The physical universe is so beautiful. I hope that you enjoy these as much as I did.

ASTROLOGY TOPIC DISCUSSION: Topic 1 - The Astrological Houses

The Boston Chapter of the VFP supports our troops

presidents should not be allowed to fire a general officer


If West is Going Democrats’ Direction, Massachusetts Liberals Pointed the Way

Fascinating diary by RichardBellDC on dailykos -- give it a rec

JK and Teresa speaking on environment

Australian blog: Kerry WAS RIGHT

Electability and experience

OT - Obama

Kerry on Late Edition tomorrow

"Some Democrats" now set their sights on Sen. Boxer

JOHN KERRY UNCUT (Interview in Details Magazine)

Bush-Maliki, Maliki-Ahmadinejad. One degree of separation.

* to be on 60 Minutes sunday - pic

Caption Rudy

Pray for Alaskans if the rumor of a tsunami is true...

I've been saying it for months - Tonkin revisited.

Standing Tall and Speaking Truth

found a great ad on line while shopping - articles of impeachment

Condi Rice, up real close, on front page of NY Times

Did people break their arms patting themselves on the back?

We need some stars at the January 27th protest.

Tsunami warning issued for Japan's Hokkaido island

USDA to send inspector to Cleveland Clinic to probe death of dog

Dog of war suffers shellshock

War with Iran: Chinese Implications

Hillary pushing for troop surge in Afghanistan

WP,pg1: For Teachers, 'Highly Qualified' Is Subjective: 'No Child' Standards Widely Interpreted

It appears the iPhone will be a closed system. No 3rd party applications.

New Paltz (NY) protest: "Send Jenna & Barbara first!" Protester: "Nothing left Bush can say"

WP, Froomkin: Bush tells a tall tale about listening to his military commanders

Did anyone ever learn which "national radio host faces arrest over prostitute?"

Tsunami alert lifted

From an unofficial DEA website about pending invasion of Iran

Is "The Good Shepard" the worst spy movie of the year??

Tony Blair was ridiculed as "delusional" yesterday as he tried to justify his Iraq policy

Somebody Please, tie Bush down. Send him to the looney bin.

History does repeat itself

Japan and Russian Earthquake the same???

Canine-fur coats make comeback at J.C. Penney

Have you noticed that CNN is using another NYT Pulitzer Prize winning correspondent to attack Iran?

Mexicans cope with rising prices for tortillas, the most basic of foods

Votes can't stop him, congress can't stop him, let's just surrender.

?? I'm looking for the group, with Lieberman & Schumer on it??

US is destabilizing Iraq's Kurdish north

Harvard study: More guns mean more murders

Attention Kentucky progressive grassroots organizers.

25 years after our helos evacuated Vietnam 24% of Americans still thought the war wasn't a mistake

Panic at KSFO (I Grocko Spocko!)

Aren't their laws against Aiding & Abetting a known criminal?

It wouldn't be at all politically impossible for Bush to engineer an assault on Iran

"That's the sound of children playing in the snow - in Las Vegas"

Did God tell Bush to "surge" like he told him to invade and occupy Iraq?

RW'er at WorldNutDaily thinks Immigrants should be sterilized

MURTHA: Warns Bush - Close Gitmo or NO MONEY For More War

Google search:

Rest in Peace, Secret Santa

VERY impressive performance by stepfather

Race is on --Can Bush Start War w/Iran Before Congress Can Defund Effort?

Juan Cole: Did the U.S. just provoke Iran?

BUSH To Congress "They Could Try & Stop Me" But SURGE Is On No Matter What They Try To Do!

Is the old adage "Question Authority" considered blasphemy to the GOP?

China ("Who's Your Daddy, US?") warns Bush: No meddling in our Iran biz!

McCain "opposition to surge must spell out consequences"

How Ollie North Helped Ortega Win

Who Said The Satan Had To Be Male

Homeland Security issues warning about airport webcam 'threats'

GOP nutjob Bill Sali (R-ID) introduces bill outlawing gravity

Absolut power: the real reason Bush won't back down on Guantanamo


Cartoon???this AMs paper showing Bush relieved there is

gerry ford called reagan HIGHLY over rated, much like himself.

U.S. soldiers weary of more sacrifice

A guaranteed way for the Republicans to win back the House and Senate...

Bush has declared war on the Congress..

New Mexico To Ask U.S. House To Begin Impeachment Proceedings Within Next Two Months?

Pipe dreams realized

"libruls are ruining everything"

delete, oopsy...n/t

Bush invites top repuglicans to Camp David this weekend says

How can we prevent Republicans from making Political Hay?

Senator Russ Feingold, October 9, 2002, Speech on Floor of Senate

Please help - just rcvd that racist filth chain letter. Didn't some DUer have a great retort?

A word about Rosie (I attended "The View" taping yesterday)

The Murray Waas piece has not one mention of Karl Rove and yet....

Here's what a retired Colonel whose a lifelong Republican has said about Bush's Surge Plan for Iraq!

This ME stuff is scary.To quote Sam Harris, in "Letter to a Christian Nation"

The Public has a Right to Know About the Dangers of Zyprexa

Some fantastic fun for us old folks

McCain; Increasingly Critical, Isolated. Calls Iraq, Trainwreck

U.S. Forces Fighting Iranians In Iraq

cheney cuts the cake

'Bush: If you don't like my Iraq plan, tell me yours'. Mine? ok, Get the Fuck Out, NOW.

Media Matters-Did AP cover same Bush speech as major papers?

The pResident needs our help!!

How Many More Bush

Where do you rate on the political scale?


US strikes on al-Qa'ida chiefs kill nomads

Official "Media Obsessing over something good for a change" Thread

Faces of Evil

Who stole my shoes? Who blasted a cap in a Saturday's *ss? . . . Who doesn't yearn to CAPTION???

Reprisal against the Bush Administration for their defiance

I don't think I've ever seen a more likable person on the news than Craig Akers

Warning from US embassy in Kabul re US Iraq raids against Iranians


Top Pentagon Official Threatens Lawyers For Defending Guantanamo Detainees...

Major players in perjury and obstruction trial of Lewis "Scooter" Libby

Even Moon's Washington Times has abandoned Bush?

Interesting video on YouTube about *'s War............

Message of support to Boxer

"Sounds like the Mahdi militia is in the tent," said their interpreter, Mohammed Noshi.

Pretend for a moment you are a NeoCon and you need to sing the praises of Condi

Don't forget the same people who think Iraq is winnable think cavemen drove dinosaurs to work

America's Weakest Link in Iraq

On CSPAN2 - 12pm - Internal Combustion: How Corporations and Governments Addicted the World to Oil


love,peace, terror, and pink peace tanks

Wow! Des Browne, the British Defense Secretary on C_SPAN

Iraqi leader goes own way to fill top post

Stand With WOrkers In Oaxaca! (Stop State Terrorism)

Winter Weather Check-In: Dallas About to Be Pummelled With Accumulating Ice >>

NYT editorial: "Contemptible" administration threat to corporate lawyers repping Gitmo prisoners

Every One Of The People in This Room Should DESPISE bush!

I hear this is real good. (Atheist video)

Laura Bush Attacked Condi For Being w/o Family - So Why The Hoohah Over Boxer?

Ad: "If you're making $50K/yr, you need to have saved $1.5 MILLION to Retire" (??)

Stennis Ships Out Tuesday ...... (Carrier Battle Group) ....

I heard a rumor that we had a low temp of 16 here in

Puke Gov. Otter wants to be the 1st to kill 3 out of every 4 wolves in Idaho!! See Action Items!

Anti-war member denied GOP leadership position on House panel

Watching C-Span2. Author Edwin Black

Presidents know best?

Enjoy bizarre delusions? Here's one from the Naval War College

Why did he bring this up again?

* radio message today is "give the plan a chance to work..."????

What did Lord Acton know?

A couple I know is moving to Mexico

Rice: "Surge" will give us an opportunity to see whether or not "this" is working

Iraqi Family Escapes War, Faces Homelessness in the U.S...

Sacrificing other men's faces to save his own (very graphic)

Things in the Iraq war which makes me sick!

A post not to be missed...

The Bush Admin Whack Iran Lobby (Mother Jones and others)

Condi is getting more and more delusional...

michelle malkin loves us! twice! well she mentions us.......

Great words from MLK: so apropos.

Lessons From Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

Doomsday clock to move closer to nuclear Armageddon

My letter to Nancy Pelosi

I agree with the president. It's a surge.

Our Greatest Nemesis

Ford's pardon of Nixon led to Bushes flouting law

Tax Strike to stop the war

10,000 arrested in one week?

"The Long War" ???

I finally figured out why they're calling it a surge.

Air Florida Flight 90 Crash 1/13/82: check in if you remember...

Niger To Sue US For Bush's "16 Word WMD Claims" In 2003 State Of Union Address

Joe Lieberman - the Dark Lord from Star Wars III?

What is wrong with Ted Kennedy's face? Anyone got a picture of the

Leahy has the power to deny Bush's Judicial Nominees even reach the committee

Remember: It's not a surge

Stunned at what Dr. Laura said re homosexuality...

Gung Ho = BS

very little else on today except the finding of the MO boys and

Does anyone know why there are no scheduled House Judiciary Committee Meetings in Jan?

The Evil showed faces on C-SPAN

Isn't Arnold some kinda nephew of Ted Kennedy?

I shall refer to McCain and Lieberman now

Dick Cheney is the most dangerous man in history.

Rep tells Rove "I kicked your ass" traps him in bathroom

Has the new Congress referred to Osama and/or Afghanistan yet?

A picture, they say, is worth a thousand words ...

John Dean: Congress' arsenal of weapons for a recalcitrant Executive Branch

Bush concedes U.S. decisions made Iraq unstable

Our counter to Lieberman is moderate GOP

What happened to "Fight them over there so we don't have to fight them over here"?

Bobby Kennedy will be kicking ass and taking names coming up.

Obama calling Friends, Officials and Donors To Tell Them He is Running - MLK Day Announcement?

AP - CIA Leak Players

What does George W. Bush really think of Iraq?

New bill introduced to mandate DRM, restrict recording off of satellite radio, TV, Internet...

I don't know about you , I sure wish I lived in another country

New impeachment poll

What is your plan for Iraq? What plan would you propose?

GOP kicks Rep. jeff Flake (R-AZ) off the Judiciary Committee

The Bush Administration is waging war... against the American People

To any reporter, for the love of God, ASK BUSH IF HE'S DRINKING.

Satellite Radio: Diversify or Die

OMG--Anybody listen to Garrison Keillor tonight?

Michael Gordon (Cobra II) and Thomas Ricks (Fiasco) on Russert's CNBC show

McCain needs us to tell him why to continue the war

Our Greatest Nemesis V 2.0

US /Israel relations

I was proud of Ohio's new Governor Ted Strickland

The nightmare weaponry of our future

NYS Permitting Schools To Use Noxious Stimuli To Punish Disabled - WTH!

Surge (Oxford English Dictionary 1971)

The minimum wage bill is a job killer

Our New Congress has a problem passing Veterans 2007 Budget

We need DIRT on LIEberman, wonder if Waxman or even Larry Flynt has some

A Warning to the RepubliKLAN party and the major pharmacy chains about Medicare.

60-year fight with insurer nears a truce

what is george walker bush up to ,that he returned early on a saturday afternoon

What's In an I-Word?


I'd like to see someone start an alternative fuel car racing league...

Bush should sacrifice Bush palace in Baghdad to refugees

Gated Communities in Baghdad

US shouldn't establish permanent basis in Iraq

Reflection (looking back)...

Even more relevant now

The world is full of wonderfully diverse people. Bush's mission ...

Are Russert and other Cable Pundits having Cheney/Condi Sunday talking up Iran WMD?

Update on Barbaro's Setback

Army plans to grow force by six brigades

Ironically, Chris Hitchens gets it right on Gerald Ford.

Cheney will be on Fox tommorrow...

U.S. Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton expresses doubt Iraqis will keep promises

Mo. boys found, but questions remain

With the world turning to shit and all...

"Put it on the line - Offer to Resign" if you support surge and it fails

I want out

Medical marijuana patients, please share your story!

I Just Heard Edwards Say

has anyone heard about this?

Am I alone in Not Supporting Pro-War Dems????

What additional features would you like to see the DU admins add?

Is it just me or is Bush pushing to get himself and his band of idiots impeached?

USDA to probe dog's death during demo

What happened after the Roswell crash...

Rice Backs Mideast Moderates, but Offers No Plan

Checking in from the media reform conference-anyone else there?

Shock and oil: Iraq's billions & the White House connection

"The Dirty F*&king Hippie Caucus was Right" (from Crooks & Liars)

Nazis rode to war on GM wheels

Americans will put up with anything

The National Electric Drag Racing Association

Iraq Realigns American Politics :A Defining Realignment

Crickets. Lots and lots of crickets.

Here's my idea, the Democratic Congress should subpoena

The way to end the Civil War in Iraq, obviously we must widen in!!!

A Damn Good Rant What we have become..

An Open Letter to World Leaders

Generally Speaking, Do *YOU* Trust the Police Officers in Your Area?

Haven't several Democrats proposed plans to get out of Iraq?

This is tragic and horrible:

Sunday Talk Shows

Does Patrick McHenry (R-smarmy, NC) remind anyone else of

Doesn't it seem surreal reading the posts ?

Please help me correct RW joke...

Cows face Competition in North Korea

Sunday TV talk is Iraq

House GOP Fractured?

Does anyone know if this is the correct contact information for Al Gore??

Any updates on the Mars Mission?

California Citrus Growers Brace For Disaster As Freeze Lingers

Thank you Will. EXACTLY.

Latest video reveals drunken Britney was at Saddam hanging

Bush and hear no advice

New US Brigade Parades in Bagdad

Thoughts from a small farm during the midwinter lull

great framing in post at bartcop

Boxer comments to Rice draw fire from the right - Sen. says she won't apologize for 'strong message'

White House requires media to use Fox News

BRAD BLOG: NYTimes Joins Rightwing Outlet in Phony Attack on Boxer, Ignoring Rice's NEWS...

* is back from Camp David already - pics

Tot decapitated, father arrested in D.C. How brutal!!!!!

To quell the violence between Catholics and Protestants in N. Ireland we must send 20000 Arab troops

Military Expands Domestic Surveillance of Banking & Credit Records Of Americans

Why have all the reports of military and Iraqi deaths stopped?

RawStory: Bush tells 60 Minutes 'no matter what Congress wants' surge is on

I ran into Keith (Olbermann) last night!

How are folks finding out about DU? The membership is climbing rapidly

On the MLK holiday weekend, a very apropros MLK quote on war and peace:

Secret Santa Millionaire Philanthropist Larry Stewart Dead at 58

Reuters: Venezuela says will nationalize whole energy sector

Did FBI Director Mueller Backup Sibel Edmonds' Espionage Allegations?

AP - CIA Leak Witnesses

Call us "Democrat" Party? Call them "Republic" Party!

Rewind to December, 2000. Remember how you felt? Want to share?

Contact info for Nancy Pelosi. She is really starting to piss me off.

HEADLINE: "Bush to skeptics: What's your Iraq plan?"

Report: US Soldiers Surrounded Iranian Passenger Plane and Held Passengers At Gunpoint

OXFAM: 'Under intl. law, there is a duty to distinguish between military & civilian targets"

"Anti-Terrorism Measures" from the Onion calendar for today

Who Dat. New Orleans wins.

There will be only one way to stop BUSH and CHENEY

Bush's mental, developmental, and cognitive deficits..Reasons why he must go.

*scream of horror* They are using TOS Star Trek theme music to promote

Revoking the Iraq War Resolution

Universal health care facing opposition in California [Arnold's plan]

A Question Posed: If I'm not a journalist or an agent of another country...

At the risk of repeating myself...

Hugo Chavez article rats out the rats {warning corporate Dems}

Deja vu on DU: IRAN-WAR threads from one year ago.

Rev Moon continues his attack on Mainline Churches...

LOL - Tucker Carlson to video store clerk/blogger: I WILL @#!!@# DESTROY YOU

How to Recognize a Human Scumbag

Bill Moyers returning to weekly show on PBS

Okay...need help fellow DUers.

Nifong bails on Duke rape case.

Iraqi Children Being Forced To Scavenge and Sold Into Brothels- And They Call It Democracy

When did Congress authorize war against Somalia?

CNN Blog: 'Baghdad is dying'

Need a pre-election chant? Feeling nervous? Need a "one size fits all" something to say ....

How My Semi-Adopted Daughter Converted 23 Republicans

Helen Thomas Lashes Out At The 'Lapdog Media' For Not Erecting Roadblocks To Iraq War

"Impeached Man Walking"

A time comes when silence is betrayal ---- “My Lai of Iraq”

What's Wrong With This NYTimes Headline..'Military Expands Domestic Surveillance'

Poll: Is America ready for a black, woman, or Mormon president.

Wow you guys check out what a new DUer did for another DUer

UGLY MEME: blame the Iraqis

Guantanomo Pro Bono: Charles Stimson meet Atticus Finch

Many people I know are killing themselves with pills.

WAR IS A RACKET by Major General Smedley D. Butler, USMC (Retired) --MUST READ!!!--

Would you accept a Republican on a Democratic ticket? (WAPO Obama-Hagel)

Truth about Tourette's not what you think ~ BY BRUCE HOLTGREN

US strikes on al-Qa'ida chiefs kill nomads

Obama's charm lost on America's black activists

Let's prognosticate... Post your predictions about how the Iraq mess will go for the next 2 years

Since bush's speech, no news of bombings or violence in Iraq...

Iran, Venezuela strengthen ties (Chavez calls Ahmadinejad his 'brother')

Blair dismissed as "delusional" on Iraq policy

Has anyone else noticed the impeachment shift here at DU?

Roll call! Who's going to DC in 2 weeks?

"There's a lot of Abe Lincoln in Bush."

Bush Finds Error In Fermilab Calculations

Scratch the Slimy Surface of a Congressional Catfight-- Find a Class War!

The Waxman Cometh

'No proof' of Iran nuclear arms

Feingold on using the Power of the Purse on Countdown with Keith Olbermann

Stop this War!

Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings - Message to Bush

LBJ on Vietnam.. another time we tried to "stay the course. "

Huey P. Newton -Picture A Revolutionary

Bush Drunk

Bill Moyers, National Conference for Media Reform part 2 of 2

Bill Moyers, National Conference for Media Reform part 1 of 2

Silence is Betrayal: Speak Out with John Edwards against the Escalation!

Surge (MUST see)

Letterman edits Dick Cheney

Katrina vanden Heuvel Responds to Bush

Rep. David Wu (D-OR): There are Klingons in the White House!

Roll the Carriage 'Round

WP: West Going in Democrats' Direction: Choice of Denver for '08 Convention Reflects Political Shift

My reply to

Soldiers Meant to Be Seen, but Not Heard

Junior was known as an extremely aggressive player in the venerable Parker Brothers board game,

Scooter Libby Trial Starts Next Week, W. Rattles Sabers This Week

Can the Congress change back and forth to who is in charge? In other words, if Lieberman decides to...

The Saturday Cartoons

Republicans eating their own: Der Mittenfuhrer vs Der Maoistfuhrer

Maybe We Can Convince * That Impeachment Is A Way Out Of The Iraq War For Him.....nt

Upcoming hearings will have unexpected side effect for FOX

Bush Hits the Deck! January 13, 2002

CNN: Who do you think was the better president?

"To oppose everything while proposing nothing is irresponsible," Bush said.

What will the media do if Obama or Hillary decides NOT to run

According to Novak Obama will announce a exploratory committee for 08

Hillary without the makeup WOW

Sununu has a challenger

i just wrote to pelosi

I don't think **** should be impeached...

The cowboy in chief trying to provolt Iran into war

I know this would really upset a great many here but IMO the next President and VP

N.C. Dems prefer Edwards to Clinton, Obama

First sitting vice president ever called to testify in court

Condi MUST apologize to Boxer for inappropriate personal comparison.

Boxer breaks big story. Condi is childless!

Days After Initial Grudging Acceptance, Maliki Aides Offer Warmer Reply to Bush Plan

The Administration leak machine to be exposed.

WP, Ignatius: Making the Democrats "the nation's true governing party"

Reuters: Bush concedes U.S. decisions made Iraq unstable

Bush lifts moratorium on Bristol Bay drilling (few days old but I had not seen it)

Judge rules former lawmaker violated law with ’homosexual agenda’ calls

Photo of Iraqi victims

It is not about God, Counrty and freedom!

More right-wing hilarity with Barbara Boxer

Instability in Iraq could lead to an attack here in America:WHAT!!!!!!

A GOP Lawmaker Grapples With Troop Escalation

Video Of Feingold In Iraq War Hearings

Israel says they are LESS safe under Bush

DUer Landshark on Laura FLanders @ 9:45pm

Your tax money at work: Military Expands Intelligence Role in U.S.

It's all about who sets Priorities

Bush's Legacy Enshrined for $500 Million? (The LIE-brary)

What all this "ginning-up," Tweety?

Right wing christian lead says under NO circumstances will he vote for McCain..

Ring of Fire and Sirota, talking about the "kabuki dance" Tauscher spoke about.

Cheney enters the twilight of his career

RICE: "I'll get you, my pretty!"

Does anyone remember the documentary about GW's military records

Schwarzenegger backs Bush Iraq plan: Can't pull out as "losers"

**ACLU: A New Congress, A Time for Change**

Bush Official Calls for Boycott of Law Firms representing Gitmo detainees

Here is my take on the debacle known as Iraq. Some is juicy, IMO.

Put on your Freeper Dunce Cap: what is "winning" in Iraq?

my BIG question to candidate supporters

My letter to Senator Mikulski

"Some Democrats" set their sights on Senator Boxer

I got a call last night from a dear old high school friend (1975)....

Will McCain's senility affect his campaign?

If I Could Turn Back The Hands of Time

Bush imperialism: one last deperate move to push Maliki out?

The morality of abandoning Iraq: Why we should stay.

Webb Lays It On Line With Gates

Obama's charm lost on America's black activists

Edwards plans MLK speech - on Hillary's turf

I got one big problem with Al Gore

Favorite Fictional President

Has anyone else received the email accusing Barack Obama of being a radical Muslim?

One Thousand Posts to Love Chairman Howard Dean, M.D.