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Archives: January 16, 2007

Flat Tax Flat Stupid

Iraqis Will Never Accept this Sellout to the Oil Corporations

Mainstream Media to Bloggers: Bug Off

John Nichols: Cheney is Longtime Bad News for US

Paul Craig Roberts: Bush Must Go - Only Impeachment Can Stop Him

Why Being a Feminist Does Not Mean Backing All Women

SMDP: Time to Say Enough to Attack on Civil Liberties

Bush on Iraq Surge: A Kissinger Ploy? - Washington Dispatch at Mother Jones

Truthdig: Dying to Play the Wii

Wake up, American workers -- only unions can protect your jobs

The Nation: The Denial of Death

Recap of day one of Libby trial from firedoglake

Extra cheese

"(Senate)Panel Sought to Tackle Social Security Costs"(is Kent Conrad D-N.D. a traitor?)

Dick Cheney's "Modest Proposal" to Round Up More Troops

Truthout: Going in Circles: Vietnam, Iraq, Calls for Impeachment

Dave Lindorff: Death Watch in the Persian Gulf and Washington

Bill Moyers at Memphis -- A must hear/read

Britain and US turn screws on Iran

Lone Star Iconoclast: The Window Is Closing

Italy takes step back from U.S.

Bush and Iraq Executions – The President and his Hypocrisy have reached a new Low

Adultery could mean life, court finds --BRIAN DICKERSON Detroit Free Press

CafePress: To Surge or Not to Surge?

Rocky Mountain News: Not Just Wrong, But All Wrong

Marketing Conservatism and Corporatism by Dave Johnson at Seeing the Forest

Is Iran driving new Saudi diplomacy? By Nicholas Blanford at CSMonitor

How US is deferring war costs - By Ron Scherer at CSMonitor

The Fed’s role in the Housing Crash of ‘07

TIME: The Evolution of Jack Bauer It's All About Iran, Washington wants war

Is Energo-fascism in Your Future?

Iraq Edges Closer to Iran, With or Without the U.S.

Buck Farleigh got his letter in the paper


Marie Cocco: Resolving to End the War

Governor Spitzer Wants New York to Enter Stem Cell Race

Differences Snarl Iraq Plan (Robert Reid / WP)

Land of Enchantment and Impeachment

Organizing a Renewable Energy Film Fest and would like your input...

Bush To Call For More Ethanol Use In Next Week's SOTU - Reuters

Are the dead porpoises on Scottish beaches more evidence of global warming?

Lake Chad Is Dying

China's Green Talk Founders On Corruption, Greed, Business Pressure - Asia Times

South Korea Shifting Away From Exploration, Will Pay More For Proven Oil Reserves -

Nature - US Will Lose 1/3 Of Satellite Coverage Of Earth By 2010 At Current Funding Levels

Alaska - Cook Inlet Beluga Populations Collapsing - Down By 50%+ Since 1994 - Reuters

Australia Bans Japanese Whaling Ships From Its Ports - AFP

150K Farmed Trout Killed In Norwegian Storm, Another 150K Escape - AFP

Italian Officials Concerned About Aftereffects Of Warm, Dry Winter - AFP

"small" ethanol done right

Red Admiral Butterflies Appearing In Britain Three Months Early - Mirror

Action Against TXU Coal Power Plan In TX Legislature Faces Gov. Goodhair Veto - DMN

British Anglers Secure Delay Of Salmon Season Opening - Fish Too Stressed By Weather, They Say - BBC

Earth Climate Satellite Co-Chair: "We Just Want To Get Back To The U.S. Being A Leader" - NYT

China Increases Imports Of Australian Coal By 51% In 2006 -

Oz Opposition Leader - Howard Has No Authority To Press China, India On Climate

Oxford Climate Projection - Britain "Semi-Tropical To Mediterrenean" By 2100 - Times Of London

Macau, Zhuhai Hastily Build 14-Mile River Pipeline To Avoid Salt Creep From Oceans - Reuters

Australians More Concerned About Climate Breakdown Than Terrorism, Any Other Global Trend

Sweden's Tree Line Moving at Fastest Rate for 7,000 years

China to become world's largest wind power producer

Environmental Studies in Peril, Panel finds

Energy Time: It's Not About Something for Everyone

Write up of my Climate Project experience

Maine, other states join forces to muscle EPA on air pollution

SunPower's SunTile Powers Largest All-Solar Neighborhood in America

The Warming of Greenland

Two more New England towns seek municipal wind turbines (RI and MA)

Green Energy Resources Seeks Ice Storm Wood

Rescuers try again to help dolphins in shallow New York state cove

Reuters Global Biofuel Summit January 16-17

2 IDF officers get probation over deaths of Palestinians in 2002

New York Rabbi Finds Friends in Iran and Enemies at Home

IDF Chief Halutz resigns

Israel's military commander resigns under pressure. CNN TV reports

Military freezes ban on W. Bank residents in Israeli vehicles

On striking Iran from Brigadier General (Res.) Oded Tira (IDF)

Being ashamed is not enough (Ha'aretz editorial)

Prosecutor orders criminal probe of Israel's Olmert

"Screw 9/11 Mysteries" - The Preview

Whatever hit the South Tower was definitely NOT a commercial aircraft!

Blow the House Down by Robert Baer

The most important book you'll read this year...

Challenge to OCT'ers

I will challenge the CCTers.

Any OCTer's wish to discuss either or both

The Silver Lining Inside the Dark Cloud of Our Broken Election System

Keeping Up Appearances: The EAC Does Damage Control

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Tuesday, 1/16/07

Ciber-sleuthing in the secret world of voting machine accreditation

Please post evidence of influence-purchasing efforts of voting machine companies

Comparing FL 13 to NC 08 Congressional Races

Feinstein & Sr Dems - Will Begin Scrutinizing Electronic Voting Machine Irregularities


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Give Us The Ballot

Bush faces mutiny over extra troops for Iraq

Castro reportedly in grave condition

Saxophonist Michael Brecker dead at 57

LAT: Review is said to find safety failures at BP

AP: High Court to Hear Consumer Credit Case (insurance rates)

Interrogation Research Is Lacking, Report Says

Darlene Conley, longtime soap opera actress, dies at 72 in LA

Reuters: Gore Says He Won't Be Candidate For President

Khodorkovsky associate, on trial for fraud, flees

AP: Judge Rules Agent's Lawsuit Against CIA Can Proceed

Chirac wants to send envoy to Iran

Why They Fight -- From Within (

Pakistani Army Kills Suspected Terrorists in Raids

Italian criticism of U.S. reveals shift

CNN: Iran, China exploit U.S. military surplus supermarket

Sen. Allard (R- CO) announces he will not seek re-election.

AP: Iran gets army gear in Pentagon sale

Use of Kurdish Troops In Baghdad Debated

HMO fitness program may lower health care costs

Turkish prime minister warns Iraqi Kurds against seeking control of oil-rich Kirkuk

Democrats, Congress, Accountability and Revolution: A Special Comment

University bombing kills 60 in Baghdad - Reuters

Capitol Police Evacuate Long Wharf Congressional Office Building

WP: Burden Set to Shift On Balanced Budget (Bush Likely to Force Democrats' Hand)

WP,pg1: Cutbacks impede climate, weather studies: U.S. Earth programs in peril

"GE to buy Smiths aerospace unit for $4.8 billion" by Rachel Layne and Andrea Rothman

Saudi says backs U.S. plan to stabilise Iraq

France's birthrate climbs, probably highest in Europe.

NYT: Second Iraq Hanging Also Went Awry

AP: Iran gets army gear in Pentagon sale

Reuters: Man wins suit in airline race-profiling case

SF Chron: Iraq refugee crisis exploding; 40% of middle class believed to have fled crumbling nation

Four U.S. soldiers killed by bomb in northern Iraq

Russian Admiral Says U.S. Navy Prepares Missile Strike on Iran

Israel's military commander resigns under pressure. CNN TV reports

Spitzer Wants New York to Enter Stem Cell Race

Maliki saying, "Get the Sunnis," "Grim Situation"---John Burns, NY Times--fullout civil war

Court nixes sentence of man in bomb plot (Ahmed Ressam)

Panel Says BP Process Safety Was Lacking In Fatal Explosion (15 killed)

French WWI veteran dies at age 108

Iraqi vice-president “caught by surprise” by executions

SEIU Unites With AARP, Business Roundtable In "Divided We Fail

Tancredo sees "void," plans presidential committee

Conservation Group, Unions Joining Forces

McCain to make amends with Dobson

Gonzales: Challenges slowing Gitmo cases

McCain Hopes To Mend Fences With Evangelical Leader (Dissed By Dobson!)

Saddam Execution Rushed to Hide Information — Russian Ex-PM

AP: Bush Shifts Nominee for Appeals Court (9th Circuit)

Iran 'taking control of Basra by stealth'

Bush: Saddam execution made to look like "revenge killing"

(AP) U.N.: 34,452 Iraq civilians killed in '06

Verizon to Spin Off Some Local Assets

Bremerton-Based Stennis Deploys To Gulf

Slovakia begins to pull out troops from Iraq

BBC: Top Taleban spokesman 'arrested'

Webb to give State of the Union response

UN warns of looming crisis in Kirkuk (ethnic cleansing of Turkmen and Arabs)

Judge rules agent can sue CIA

Mahdi Army Commanders Told 'Not to Resist' U.S. Troops

Colombian police find $19M under house

Bush chides Iraq over recent executions ("It makes it harder for me to...)

AP: Commander Wants Afghan Tours Extended

Russia Completes Air Defense System Deliveries to Iran

Gallup: Americans Back Congressional Resolution Against Iraq 'Surge' -- And Withdrawal Within a Year

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday January 16

Saudis consider sending troops to Iraq (Is this good or bad?)

Reuters: Twin Baghdad blasts kill 15, wound 70

LAT: Iraq edges closer to Iran, with or without the U.S.

Blair warns against Scottish independence

National Park Service Now Distancing Itself from Creationist Book It Approved

Boy Sneaks Past Security, Boards Flight

AP: Jet with anti-missile system leaves LAX

Chicago Federation of Labor won't endorse Daley (Chicago Sun Times)

Lam's ouster concerns lawmakers (Bushco's U.S. Attorney "purge" now happening)

Northrop Grumman to show off anti-missile system

Soldiers give Kuchinch an anti-war petition

WP: Protesters Found in Database

Train derails, catches fire near Louisville

Russian missiles delivered to Iran: Ivanov

Spanish court issues arrest warrant for three US soldiers

Obama Takes 1st Step in Presidential Bid

Iran shoots down U.S. spy drone amid growing military pressure

Wal-Mart pharmacist denies couple morning-after pill

Doucheitude is the best new term since

Good citizens check for duplicates!

Good citizens check for duplicates!

Cold weather makes me hungry

Good Duplicates Check For Citizens

If I Go To A Desert Island

Iway inkthay iway illway ostpay inway igpay atinlay

Holy crap! Unfugginreal!

Who knows The Gettysburg Address?

!esrever ni tsop ll"I kniht I

Tell me about the Sizzler

If I ever have to hear Arnold Schwarzeneggar utter the words

I went outside a few minutes ago and it is a little cool outside and windy.

Happy days are here again

Rut Roh - I posted a thread in GD!

If I Go To A Dessert Island

OMG!!!! The Trading Spouses "God Warrior" is back!

Anyone familiar with Medicare spend down requirements?

does anyone here use Hughesnet for their highspeed internet?

Happy Birthday to...

Good Tuesday Morning.

I don't know if this important question has been asked, but When did Kudzu Jump the Shark?

I'm watching Puppetry of the Penis...

Bertha and Cats: Obsessed, Servant of Man and Beast, Giddy, Merely Annoying, or Looney Tunes?

"So I put on some tangerine lip gloss and answered the door."

Helen Mirren - those are not 60ish year old "girls"

So I just turned 27 about a half an hour ago...

Traffic stupidity rant...

Group starts national discussion about how kids' birthday parties have gone too far

Half-way through Palast's "Armed Madhouse"

if your black or christian dont click here

(Joan Osborne's) "One Of Us" covered by ReinaDelCid on YouTube

Today is my first day back at school.

It's time for bagel pictures!!!

I get the job done

Who sang lead on "Help Me, Rhonda"?

College town starts ticketing bars that serve drunk patrons

Scriptures Removed From School Bathroom

Favorite Homestar Runner character

Are the components of "Chex Mix" sold separately?

Doctors Kill 7,000 A Year Because Of Sloppy Handwriting

Ice storm non-event in Houston. Poor reporters.

Photos COULD Show Britney Throwing Up On New Boyfriend

No, he's not the worst kid in the world--but he's driving me insane

Another reason to love Russ Feingold

Post your revenge fantasies.

How do you start a thread?

My baby girl is sick today.

Kelp needed

Homeowners Use Blowtorch To Unfreeze Pipes - Sets House On Fire

Male Panda Is Too Fat To Have Sex

Police Find 22 Pounds Of Marijuana In Car's Trunk - Man Driving Without License Plate

IMAGE: Earth Seen From 4 Billion Miles Away

World's tallest man saves dolphin

Supersized Crocs!

Any Vegans ever consider going Dane?

World's Heaviest USB Flashdrive

Stupid question! How do I create a jewel case insert for a burned CD?

Video: Before The Music Dies

"24" fans! More than you really want to know! (SPOILERS)

Vin Diesel vs. ...

OMG! I've been brainwashed by 24!!

Just got done filling out a police report.

Anne Hathaway in the Devil Wears Prada = HOTTIE!

Police Officer Arrests Homeless Woman - Drags Her Belongings Behind Cruiser In Shopping Cart

Professor Teaching "Phallus" Course

Any Vegans ever consider going Jayne?

Susan Olsen. Discuss.

re: Cameron Diaz

Jennifer Hudson's Golden Globe speech.

The Interactive Hula Dancer.

Which historical figure do you most identify with?

Thoughts, prayers, best wishes, positive vibes needed

Old sins. With old twins. Discuss.

Tricky for President!

Who gave the best portrayal of Jimmy Olson?

What's your favorite cuisine?

Women over 40...

how is it i can make a post requesting that somebody out there suggest a new avatar for me

Can someone explain the sport Curling to me?

CT vs Texas - who invented the hamburger?

You guys are a bunch of copycatting assholes. discuss

Leave me be. I'm listening to a Joaquin Rodrigo number.

"When are you and daddy getting divorced?"

Two things that bug me about 24

Anybody see Sacha Baron Cohen's Golden Globe acceptance speech?

I am running off to the Isle of Misfit Toys

Mrs. Olson. Discuss.

this has to be one of the funniest things i've seen on craigslist in quite some time



Johnny Olsen. Discuss.

Nollie heelflip. Discuss.

If you could LEAVE 5 men on a desert island...

Wilson. Discuss.

Okay kids, it's time again for...JACK BAUER FACTS!

does anyone know what "M.O." means?

Ever meet a real demon at a ramen shop?

What's your favorite Shirley Temple film?

jpgray has seen a Shirley Temple film

How to make the Starship Enterprise out of a floppy dick

Does anyone else remember penny candy?

So it seems a small plane crashed about

does anybody have any good resources for fluffy bunnies or cute kitties?

name some du'ers you got into fights with

Merlin Olsen. Discuss.

Olsen Olsen. Discuss (and listen)

Whatever happened to whoisalolsen?

Brett Michaels vs Sebastian Bach in a steel cage death match

Why does the NY Station 1600 WWRL home of AAR keep on

Robert Paulsen- Discuss.

Okay, so I'm a silly little geek. But I'm tickled anyway!

What is winzip and what does it do...


OK, so not exactly a blizzard, but there is snow on the ground here.

Cybercheating Poll - Harmless fun or flamewar in the making?

Serious Question: were you ever at ease with your racism when younger?

what's your favorite work by peter greenaway?

Harriet Oleson.....discuss

What is Google and what does it do...

Police Chief Accused Of Stealing From Toys For Tots - Having Porn On Work Computer

Amish Cheese Plant Shuts Down Over Technology Dispute

How to make the Starship Enterprise out of a floppy disk:

This is my rant about women's mini-clothing!

I'm leaving DU...

Did anybody post a link to this month's photo contest polls

What's your favorite pagan temple film?

Was someone you know buried without a gravestone?

Which Golden Girl is your favorite?

What is YOUR theme song - and why?

Will someone tell the operatives in GD that spellcheck is a gift to be USED???

I don't know what Ecumenism is but the Rapturists downgraded it on their index

matcom's skidmark sponsorship. discuss

I'm Leaving DU

Mother Misplaces Her Baby - Calls Police

Look what I can do!

How many Oscars will "Talladega Nights" win?

The Nelson Twins, Discuss

What do you think Osama Bin Laden's theme song is?

I just passed a BIG exam! w00t!

It's supposed to go down into the 20s tomorrow night, and I've got spring bulbs sprouting...

The Coors twins, discuss.

Kiefer Sutherland Set Fire To His Action Doll Prototype After Drunken Night Out

HELP me! Somebody HELP me!

Discus. Discuss

One thing about English and Scottish and some Irish

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 1/16/2007)




homemade pizza socks


Feeling better, in spite of...

Caption Paris @ a Golden Globe party

Wasabi: yes or no?

Mildred and Toonces -- wild ones to be spayed today! Trap success!

American Eye Doll

Pandas are fucking cheapskates.

Any Vegans ever consider going Jain?

Post here if your salary is a prime number.

My wife and I wanted a smartass for a son

Does the University of Phoenix even have a football team?

Cybercheat in this thread

Madrid or Sevilla?

Your boss forces you to let Lindsay Lohan write all your reports.

Help! What kind of birds are these? Can you tell? They're here in the afternoon snow! (PHOTOS)

I belong to a medieval re-creation group. A Viking woman who is

I'm leaving DU...

Admit it - you dig Lisa Lisa and the Cult Jam

You can't divide by zero.

James Brown's will drawn up before marriage

words of wisdom. Please share

Silly weather warnings; we're under a winter storm warning

Suddenly, I really miss Mrs. Robinson. (KOO-KOO-KA-SHOO)

Diss Gus.

Who's your favorite "Match Game" panalist?

I'll give you 20 reasons why 90's music was good.

invalid syllogism thread

Favorite gown designer?

Nils Lofgren. Discuss

How can I put this delicately...

If you could bring 5 WOMEN to a dessert island?

Suddenly, I really miss Anne Robinson (THE WEAKEST LINK)

Quasi military schools, does anyone have any experience with them?

Quasimodo schools, does anyone have any experience with them?

what ever happened to whoisalhedges?

Whoisalhedges Set Fire To His "Ol' Fella" After A Drunken Night Out.

GD is "flodding" right now.

Does the Electoral College even have a football team?

Happy Birthday, Steve Earle!!!!

You can't divide by ZORRO!

100% of mens' willies drawn up before marriage

Happy Birthday, Steve Urkel!!!!

How many colleges have rules like Falwell's?

the best awards acceptance speech EVER

Meaningless Trivia Bit for today: Life under the Confederacy

I'm in heat and hot water!

Anyone know anything about

I have heat and hot water!

The Olsen Twins. discuss.

Let's just say you get to have lunch with Paris Hilton. What would you say to her?

X-ray reveals thief who stole ring

Talked to a guy today - 500 had been submitted in three days. WHAT are they?

Jim's whoopin' W right now on PBS


The greatest scene from movie history.


Quote from a friend in San Angelo, Tx. about how hard it is snowing right now...

When's the O'Reilly/Colbert night?

Did the Donald get a hollywood walk of star today?!

Let's just say you have to marry Paris Hilton at gunpoint?

Someone go reply to my Daily Poem Thread

Asteroid dubbed "Apophis" (Stargate reference?) to buzz earth...twice in 2029/2036

Get yourselves to New Orleans ASAP. That's an order!

Jimmy Olsen.....discuss

Anybody else hungry for gerbil bits?

Floaters or sinkers?

I think all the ladies at the Globes looked fantastic.

24 fans tune into Countdown.

Hot showers?

How long do insurance companies do stuff like this?

I hope what they say about Dove Dark Chocolates is true...

What is your favorite Shakespeare comedy?

Keevey Hazelton

What's your favorite Shirley MacLaine film?

American Idol. Discuss.

Soundtrack music that jerks your tears

6 hours of driving to see my doctor

Just when you thought you had it all (pic heavy)

I'm cheating on you!

Fashion advice needed

I just got spam that was titled "Get a f***ing life"

Who else thinks LynneSin is WAY to rapped up in

A seasoned witch could call you from the depths of your disgrace

homemade pizza rocks

I am chowing down on Crow!

jazz fan here, need info about rock band instrumentation

Poor Britney. How far have you fallen. Passed over for Paris and Kevin

Since GoPsUx is cheating on me

Who's watching "Boston Legal"?

Here is another tasteless post from yours truly...

Is Rush a progrock band?

I know what I'll be doing on my birthday!!

What was your first pet?

The Andrews Sisters

Go See "Dreamgirls" NOW!!!!

Neal Stephenson's "Diamond Age" coming to the SciFi Channel!

I have one word for American Idol's Randy Jackson.

I Don't Care Anymore

Which early '90s obscure FOX sitcom do you miss more?

We need another picture thread!

And for 1000th post.....

Russian caption of bu$h-Putin photo

Cruisin' and playin' the radio.....

The TV said

I just used the Nuclear Ignore Option for the first time

Tuesday Shoe Blogging, dedicated to Burton Malkiel in congratulations

So, Loungers, given all the things we talk about, do you use

The Gopsux Nightly Spam my pm box with naked duers thread!

If You Were Mine

Bill Hicks haters check in here!

Here's a match made in hell: Lindsay Lohan and Joe "Girls Gone Wild" Francis

Thirty 2 years ago, I had big hair

I have a house's his pic.

Keeley Hazell

Someone went to Florida and all I got was this damn cold!

Kayne West vs. Fifty Cents in a presidential race 2008 - who'd you vote for

Raise your hand if you loathe "pass along the prayer" spam.

If you like things I don't like, you suck

Do you enjoy Ethiopian cuisine?

Dinesh D'Souza is a complete fuckin lunatic

Well, my first day back at school mostly didn't suck.

A little iron-on patch help, O Lounge Crafty-types?

I'm having a bad nite

If I were my car keys, where would I be?

Heelys: Scourge of the Earth or Really fun shoes you can skate on?

Help needed

A couple of icy pictures taken from my front doorway.

Ever know someone who could burn oatmeal?

God I miss my dad!

You cannot kill this thread.

Did this ever happen where you live?

FDA and Battlestar Galactica -- separated at birth!

part 4 of 24

The great hamburger controversy

If for some reason the title of Shrub's presidential memoirs was up to you,

This is quite possibly the coolest band you've never heard of...

I am so annoyed at the moment -- and I set myself up for it!

Congratulations primate1!! 20,000 posts

What was the last thing you bought on ebay?

Post a picture of yourself pretty much below the knees.

DU Vets: what was the worst mess hall you ever ate in?

Guys. Guys.... GUYS!!! Yes, YOU!!!

What are you listening to tonight?

Wonderful Gordon Lightfoot Video from YouTube.

What's your record for a single phone call?

16 posts away from 8,000

Question about male cats ...

Why oh Why do I watch American Idol? I mean, is it some sick thing?

LostinVA and I had lunch at the BEST Italian restaurant in NYC!!!

Guilty Pleasure Celebrity Crushes

What's your favorite Shirley Temple film?

WHY are you?

Who is gonna win the Super Bowl?

This is my mini-rant about women's clothing!

Pat Paulsen - discuss

Coach Bags are ugly and over priced...

Post your trite conspiracy theory here:

KO takes on 24....

Random Questions....

Ali-G interviews david & posh beckham (u tube)

I HATE getting the "let's just be friends" talk

Cybercheating - Actual cheating or harmless fun?

Nellie Oleson. Discuss.

All time favorite movie lines

Oh Goody! Hugh Grant Has Yet Another Romantic Comedy Coming Out

January Photo Contest is up in GD

What is the most effective product to get rid of a headache?

I love Bartcop's website, but not today!

Serious question, have you ever been sexually harassed at work?

Ladies, when you go shopping for clothes, do they fit?

Borat's Golden Globe Acceptance Speech

Brett Michaels vs Sebastian Bach in a presidential race 2008 - who'd you vote for

Anyone here know anything about String Theory?

Women's clothing

BBQ potato chips and vitamin water - the breakfast of champions

Post here if your salary is divisible by 7.

Gawd. I wish I was 18 again... so when you were 18,

What's the most caloric, heart clogging meal you ever ate?

How money colleges have rules like Falwell's?

Colorado Rockies To Hold "Faith Day" At Ballpark - ("Faith" = Christian)

Motorhead video, "Just 'Cos You Got The Power"

For those who do use the "Nuclear Blocking Option," what has made you use it?

Those 'show us your boobies' threads with pics of the blue-footed birds are dumb...

If you could bring 5 WOMEN to a desert island?

Ever had real ramen at a ramen shop?

PHILLY, NEW JERSEY: Come see me play in Atlantic City this weekend!

When they make a movie about the Bush years, who do you think should play King George?

OK, I'm going to start another hamburger controversy: The best burger chain.

elehhhhna is FLODDING the internets!!!11

For all the Christians who are pissed the Jews killed Jesus

A bit about doublethink (from 1984)

Optimistic or Pessimistic?

Part of a speech I didn't know where to put:

Ok, I'm going to post this daily devotional I find awesome. Read it or not

Sam Harris and Andrew Sullivan to dialogue about faith.

Do all religions claim they are "the only" way to God?

It's one of those days when I feel very hostile toward religion.

Yale Attack Story = Media perfect storm

Madison, Wisconsin could become first city to protest gay marriage ban

GOP Virginia lawmakers continue gay bashing, Subcommittee backs bill opposed by gay-straight groups

Plan for Warsaw Monument To Gay Victims of Nazi Concentration Camps

23% of Washington (state) School Districts Ban Teaching About Homosexuality

The San Diego Chargers should change their name to the San Diego Crybabies

Are my Chicago Bears going to win the NFC Championship at Soldier field

Mike Shula Enters Dolphins' Coaching Hunt

I want Cowher in Miami...

Ex-NASCAR champion Parsons dies

Wow what a week for Va.Tech basketball (#25)

Beckham Kick-Starts MLS Ticket Sales

Astrologers! Has anyone done a chart of Nancy Pelosi as

Thank you! You guys ROCK!

What's going on cosmically right now that's causing all the nightmares?

Time to manifest happier work days!!!

Raymon Grace on Coast to Coast

Daily Tzolkin - Tone: 9, Sacred Sun Sign: Maya/Ix Jaguar

OT: Fiasco

GWOT as a globalized counterinsurgency: Kerry could OWN this issue

Kos polls to vote in:

Sen. Obama on why he opposed Kerry/Feingold Withdrawal in 6/06

poll in gd 2008 pres n/t

OT: McCain poll

OT: Clinton cancels speech.

That DOES it! Senator Kerry, you're just going to have to run.

I wonder what JK thinks about this

Hearings this week in the Senate.

it's official -- Obama is running for president

Poets for Kerry gone: calling all poets!

Bloggers gain access to 'Scooter' Libby trial

Mike Webb is broadcasting a lot of King audio tonight

far-Right group formed in European Parliament

Iran goes Bananas

Who here has called their representatives since the 110th Congress convened?

Underground (literally) power lines?

I don't know whether to laugh or cry

2008 Electoral Vote Prediction:

"Some of my best friends are American..."

WTF? is owned by Stormfront

Bank Issues Warning to Investors of a US/Israel strike against Iran

No TV Just Internet, When They Bomb Iran Where Do I Go For Live News And Video?

Infamous Line-up

It was a matter of principle.

What "Torture" Got The Empire...

'Will Politics play a Role in its Outcome?"

Nancy Pelosi on Bush at MLK Day Speech

Framing, Death, and Democracy - by George Lakoff

Everything Old Is New Again

How much longer will CNN allow Glenn Beck to say racial slurs on his show

CNN needs a station manager.

As I remember veterans against the war, and not a draft, is what ended the Vietnam fiasco

How do you bring war crime charges?

Attorneys for Marine in Haditha killings ask for leak probe (AP)

Paulson Warned by Conservatives: No New Social-Security Taxes

How to retaliate against the Bush Administration for the Escalation AND save lives too

Remember way back when...and the Media framed the subject as "Clinton Fatigue"

For a moment there was hope that he might pay attention

Gates: Why, Yes, We are Insane...

Iraq Is Not Hilarious, Mr. President

Did you ever notice that McCain sounds just like Pat Robertson

Has anyone else ever wondered about those reports of

Iraq refugee crisis exploding, 40% of middle class believed to have fled crumbling nation

5.5 hours to go

Why They Fight -- From Within (

N. Dakota Man Aims to Be 1st Hemp Farmer

Castro Reportedly in 'Grave' Condition

Anyone tuning in to Sam Seder??

"I Like Making Decisions": The Bush Interview That 60 Minutes Didn't Transcribe

"Please describe any feelings you have about vice president Cheney."

Iran keeps F-14 fighters flying on the cheap

Are you enough of a patriot to play OUR “essential” card?

'Scooter' Libby Trial Could Be a High-Profile Bloodletting

Pelosi: "We Have A Plan, And Bush Knows It - Democrats Oppose The Escalation Of The War"

Anybody got a line on best blogs for Libby trial news?

God's Gay Child

Richard Perle didn't hear the * Administration's use of tying Iraq to 911 to sell the war.

The Real January Photo Contest preliminary 1

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

Co-worker rattling my chain today.....

Deleted by poster - link won't work

Defrost a Frozen Tuesday with the warmth of your . . . CAPTION!!!

Why They Fight -- From Within

Volunteering Question

BUSH ADMIN Supplying Iran With Military Gear

Laura Bush in Paris for literacy meeting

Where is the second part of the investigation

Russia completes air defense system deliveries to Iran - Ivanov-1

Can the damage be repaired ?

Guardian: "'The jihad now is against the Shias, not the Americans'"

Conservatives Have 'No Qualms About Torturing' Prisoners

dick cheney's dick cheney

DU help please

This one goes out to the good people of New Orleans.

Was there any evidence another "terrorist" attack was planned on US ?

EUREKA!!! - I've finally found the problem!! DOH!!!!

Bush's War in Iran: How Will It Happen? (If It Does)

Question about being thread-banned by a poster

Great rundown of hearings on 'Axis of Oil' post at Dkos.

Playboy: "If You Think The Iraq War Hasn't Worked Out Well For Anyone, Think Again..."

'What you are doing has first and foremost cost now over 3,000 lives'

Leahy hearing on data mining - C-SPAN

Do public owned companies have to disclose when they shut down

Major investment bank issues warning on strike against Iran

Chimpolini will be on The News Hour this evening

Attack Iran/ Iran gets Nukes and by there own words

Can't Believe this Headline: Witness: Executed man's 'head just snapped off'

Scientists hope to save rarest creatures

Bus Accident in Canada Injures Washington DC-Area Students

I remember when East Pakistan was Wiped off the Face of the Map

you say cheeeeney, i say....jackass....

Congress Warns Bush Over Iran - Resolution Telling Him-NO Iran W/O Congressional Approval

TPM: US Attorneys being replaced without Senate approval

Officer Ridiculed For Helping Homeless Woman (could be reprimanded??)

Anyone here know about ACN digital phone marketing?

Iraq Is Not Hilarious, Mr. President

REID: "In 6 Yrs Of Bush-Nothing Accomplished Except Biggest Foreign Policy Fiasco In US History"

American Idol starts tonight--will the Libby trial be overshadowed?

Borat's Golden Globe Acceptance Speech

Bring a Pair of Shoes to Washington D.C. on Jan. 27

42 dead from storm in 7 states

"We cannot even contemplate, in my view, trading American blood for Iraqi blood."


Obama's Presidential Exploratory Website

Is Jeff Alan Wolf a liberal talk show mc?

Am I the only one disgusted by Newsweek publishing part of OJ's book?

CNN Radio news 100 + dead in Baghdad today

Hey - New USA poll has Bush down 3 points in a week.

Edwards, Obama and Clark leading Daily Kos '08 poll

George McGovern on C-Span - IT IS GREAT! ! ! !

Thoughts? Do you think the stock market will continue to rise?

"GE to buy Smiths aerospace unit for $4.8 billion" by Rachel Layne and Andrea Rothman

"americans pay the least for drugs of any country in the world"

IRAQ: Disease alert after sewage system collapses

Riches keep the US in Iraq (part 1 of 3)

Libby Trial Pre-Game Show @ Firedoglake

34,452 Iraqi Civilians Killed in 2006, U.N. Says

If Global Warming does cause the US to get behind a drastic reduction

The individual vs. automation

"I fully understand"

Barack Obama: in his own words:

Who do the Freeps think we will run?

Shoot, missed the WH daily press briefing. Anyone catch it?

Have you visited

George McGovern-A True Progressive

FReeps in denial over Right-Wing=Nazis

Amsterdam To Honor Bill O'Reilly

I Thought the Iraqi Execution was Barbaric - until I remembered out

Ughh, you know what I hate about these disaster news conferences?

Last week, the House passed the Ethics Reform bill 430-1.

"what we wanted.. to ensure the honor, dignity was given to all fallen heroes regardless of rank"

Prohibition, the 18th Amendment to the Constitution

Republican House speech mantra "God bless our troops, we will not forget 9/11"


White House: No Libby pardon-talk

When will people say "I remember 02-05-03" instead of "911"?

So, who is really in charge of the US troops in Iraq?

Iran, China get gear from Pentagon sales

Service Members Join War Protest

Refugees from Iraq...

Snowjob on CSPAN 1 right now

Amsterdam To Dedicate Statue To Prostitutes

Poll: Would you meet with this president?

Cheney's/ Neocons Iran Strategy

Headline: WHouse says Iraq death toll 'too high' (WHouse? - blames terrorists for the death toll)

MoonieTimes: Because war with Iran was not an option, next best move was to begin capturing Iranians

If Americans found out the real truth, it'd be torch & pitchfork time.

new Mexico to introduce impeachment legislation?

Trouble in paradise? Saudis give Rice "lukewarm" reception...

What will it take for the GOP Senators to tell Bush to back off and will he?

DKOS: New Mexico Legislature to get impeachment bill

Four US Soilders Killed in Iraq Today

Ombud Concurs on NewsHour's Iraq Panel (FAIR)

Does the surge makes Bush look like he really wants to win?

How Long Till DU Gets 200K User Registrations?

Ha! Around here, in Milwaukee Wisconsin, gas prices dropped by

Oh my God. I just watched the 60 Min. interview with bush.

Congresscritters can co-sponsor bills brought before the Congress but

A surge would likely cost us 1,000 more American lives.

Yet another reason to boycott ABC (as if we needed one)

Man O Man are we in need of a Secretary of State or what?.

I Guess I Owe An Apology To The People Who Were Pro-War in 2002/3

Dennis on Fugger

Damn I must be old: World's first test tube baby gives birth to her own baby

The Emperor's new foes.

So, who's going to D.C. 1/27???

U.S. civilians can face military trials

Caption this pic of *

This Iran attack ?


Juror Number Seven, How Often Do You Watch "The O'Reilly Factor"?

* to address global warming in SOTU speech-still opposes mandatory limits on greenhouse-gas emission

Are Republicans finally yielding to the idea that REALITY is more important than talking points?

The blood of students, mr. bush*, the blood of students. Those ingrates.

What will it take before the scary ass media...

Hannity coming unglued over FAIRNESS DOCTRINE.

Why is MSNBC showing a segment on the Scott Peterson jury,

George, "I've made it a career out of people underestimating me."

America divided????

WH Moved Swiftly to Replace US Attorneys (Update-Section 502 Patriot Act)

MSNBC: Saudi Arabia mulls sending troops to Iraq 'to protect their interests' there

Saw on MSNBC that the Saudis will send troops into Iraq if the surge fails

Terra alert on CNN right now


FYI: Kucinich on Ed Schultz

Someone needs to tell Shooter - "You can't run a war by DICTATORSHIP!"

Big Flip Flop for Condi... Rice’s Short-Lived Commitment To Middle East Democracy

NYT- Crash of the condo market in many big US cities

Breaking MSNBC: Obama is going to run

Fox News "Democrat": "We don't have a serious terror strategy"

Just when I thought it was safe to go back in the water... and I WAS ACTUALLY DEFENDING BUSH!

Clinton's new anti-terrorism laws.

Please help me re: a response about Ted Haggard-a law professor

We need our own, controversial talking points.

Near-Death Experiences - links to medical findings.

When bush pushes his surge does he think that...

Latest AFA Alert: Fox Deliberately Displays the 'F-Word' During Prime Time Football Game

Negroponte & Co: Castro Sets Stage for Power Transition (AP)

Presidential Primary DU Straw Poll

Brit HUME & flying monkeys doing the number on "Barack HUSSEIN Obama"

Allies 'go after' Iran as beefed-up naval force sails for Gulf (The Times UK)

Lord Bush Bestows Kisses on the Wounded ---pix--->>>

Golden Globes beats "24" in ratings.

Troops uncertain about Iraq's future - "It's hard to tell what's right here anymore"

If you haven't voted in my latest '08 straw poll yet, now would be a good time

elehhhhna is FLODDING the internets!!!11

Report accuses BP of safety failures - more concerned with cost-cutting

Bush chides Iraq over Hussein execution - looked like "kind of a revenge killing"

For any DUer that says Obama can't win because of his African American heritage...

Unity '08

Another Very Bad Idea and more TOONS

Gonzales Blames Legal Challenges For Five Year Delay In Bringing Gitmo Detainees To Trial

Is it OK now to say that Iraq would be better off today with Saddam in charge?

Cheney:"president of Iran, who appears to be a radical, a man who believes in an apocalyptic vision"

CSPAN discussing and taking calls on Libby trial..NOW.

Maliki saying, "Get the Sunnis," "Grim Situation"---John Burns, NY Times--fullout civil war

Santeria priest banned from animal killing- takes Texas town to court

Bush Administration Suppressed Scientific Panel Recommendation to protect Arizona Bald Eagle

One Year After Colbert Flap: Are WH Correspondents Playing It Safe?

McCain runs fourth in a GOP straw poll in --Arizona!

A very heartwarming Valentine Story (Kleenex alert)

It seems like the MSM is only debating which Dem candidate will be our next president.

After much consideration I have decided to adopt the Virgil Goode position

Tancredo enters 2008

Why should more Americans die while we refuse to discuss the situation with Iran?

Christians and others suffering in India - End US Aid and trade with India?

Tancredo for president??

Bush challenges opponents to come up with ideas


Why do people feel politicians are saviours ?

"Americans are sacrificing. They sacrifice peace of mind"

Kucinich to push for media reform

"this war of terra" a sober assessment from the chimp himself.

Good News! Dennis Miller Launches Radio Talk Show-- Yeah!

Freeper Irony alert re: Obama running

Blast rips hole in Miami condo

KO Watch---Bush Doesn't Approve of What's Going on in Iraq ---Obama---- "24" TV show

3024 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

"ASS"uming blacks will ONLY vote for Obama is like "ASS"uming

On Hardball, Jim Vandehei's new job seems to suit him...

Deaths top 100 in Baghdad bombings, shootings

Streaming Audio of Committee Hearings

Hint: If you're afraid black voters will automatically vote for Obama

I saw a license plate in Dallas that said DUBYA 1-

Have YOU lit any (virtual) candles for Tim Johnson lately?

Lynne Cheney's Favorite Show? "24" - TIME


Dems to Gonzo: Stop firing US Attorneys without cause

Who will be the Republican presidential nominee in '08?

Can we use Congress to enact some of the recommendations of the Iraq Study Group?

Street Prophet's Interview with Barack Obama

An example of the brain-dead

Global War, not on terror, just Global War

Democrats, Congress, Accountability and Revolution: A Special Comment

Russian says missiles delivered to Iran

Why is the House spending the afternoon congratulating football teams?

Seeing Some of These War Profiteers Go To Jail Would Help Restore Public Confidence and....

An Appeal For Unity - My Speech to the Humboldt NAACP on MLK Day 2007

Armed Service Whistleblowers Returning from Iraq: Defense Contractors Beware

Michael Savage shows just how racist he is!

Bill Moyers on Democracy NOW! today on big media:

Q: Could you be a fair, impartial jury member on the Libby trial?

the feds are cremating "woodsy owl" who`s next?

To secure Iraq's oil fields...

And this guy wants to be President??? Jebuss on a freight train...

From the files of the unbelievable: Army Surplus Auction ...

Bob Taft off to a burning start

Lieberman voter feeling deceived....

Did anyone hear 'Big Eddy" Shultz (in full neocon mode) say today that Bushco is ..

And WHY has this been a fairytale season for the Saints, Mr. Obama?

Just watched Bush 60 minutes

What going on with Laura's Anti-Gang initiative?

on PBS...I thought he was gonna talk about the pig...

Ann Northrup, fresh from her drubbing Nov 7 is now running

Congratulations DU! Our poll was correct!

Minister pens "Obama: Sheep or Goat?" to "WARN EVANGELICALS" about him

With Falwell Appeased, McCain Courts Dobson

Bush to address global warming in annual speech

Have you visted

"Saudis consider sending troops to Iraq"

Bush telling us how desperate the Iraqis who want us to leave are - August 28, 2005

Proof that Dems in control of Congress is BEST for the economy!

This forum is experiencing a spiritual crisis

Chavez To Build Socialist Cities

Seems they are having a hard time filling Scooters jury...

Shrub interview on the Newshour right now (7:05 Eastern)

Holocaust survivor created new life

Have you visited

With all this talk of 24...question... do y'all think that Curtis is dead?

Hartford Courant readers: "Label Lieberman with (T), for TRAITOR"

WP: President Says His Iraq Policy Was Failing (until he changed course last week)

one man's "dream" for Justice...

YAY!!!! Crazy fundie Trading Spouses lady is BACK!

Boston Legal - excellent piece on no fly list

Andean farmers pick potato fight with Syngenta

dupe; please delete



Iran shoots down U.S. spy drone amid growing military pressure



Is there any movement for a Dean run in 2008.

"We need to apply action to the three areas Dr. King warned us about: poverty, racism and violence."

The TV said

Deleted duplicate.

Duke Rape Case - Nifong Off The Case, State Takes Over

Dear Senator Clinton,

Arizonans would rather have cynical, pig-ignorant fascist Hunter than McCain as prez

Bush: I gotcha

What is Hillary's position on North American Union?

Photo this * caption.

"Saudi Arabia gearing up to invade Iraq" - WTHLF?

Let me get this straight.....

NYT: Senators Denounce Bush Policy Limiting Refuge for Iraqis

Bill O'Reilly is pond scum.

Dodd introduces bill to cap U.S. troop levels in Iraq

So our action in the Middle East is about oil, but now how you think....


Duplicate delete.

Air Force 1 pulls away without * (if you need a good laugh)

Bush: "Well, actually - I will sound defensive - but some of my decisions actually have worked"

Biggest ass in the world?

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Playing It Safe After Colbert: Comedian Rich Little Hosting White House Correspondents’ Dinner

The Huffington Post: "A Weirdo Has Snatched Your Sons"

LOL - Spock on TDS to discuss "Klingons in the WH"

Faux News should be called the porno channel.

Scott Ritter Was Right

How would we feel if Britain and Argentina decided to fight the Falklands Wars in our borders?

37 Bills That Barack Obama Has Written or Co-Sponsored in Just 2 Years in the US Senate!


Where was Nixon when JFK was shot? He seemed to have some memory troubles with that question...

Literally leaning to the left, really....Deval Patrick, wife, and Howard Dean in Boston. Picture.

Do you guys see how many posts there are about TV shows??


An open letter to Senator John McCain.

What is "an appropriate way to dissent"?

What does DU get when we order books through the Amazon link?

Another Poll on Edwards

Clinton's ethically challenged pollsters

Bush Is 'Emboldening Enemies' And 'Empowering Iran' In Iraq

DU Lou Dobbs' poll re surge

Even odds?

"400,000 Troops and still a mess"

Choice of Martinez sparks GOP rebellion

U.N.: 34,352 Iraqi civilians killed in '06

Story on NPR news about Bushites removing Maliki gvt (Is this the elected gvt?)

My Republican friend and roommate just walked in close to tears...

Uterine transplant. Just because something CAN be done, SHOULD it?

Smoking foes bring the fight to apartment buildings

Jim Webb will give Democratic response to State of the Union

Governor of California gives last award at the Golden Globes

please stand by for a message from our administration...

Have the Bushie "Handlers" Switched their Strategy?

US Civilians Can Now Face Military Tribunals

Another chance for Gore?-In Recent Weeks, VP Camp Quietly Put Out Feelers...

Do the Saudis have any troops? I thought they outsource all that stuff to DynCorp and other mercs?

SEIU and AARP join fortunes and it gets sent to the "Economy" forum?

looking for a union company to print custom tshirts, mugs, etc.

iDemocrats. What are they? How did they come to be?


Condi and Nelson in London

The Thing That Not Even Olbermann Will Mention

Throwing down the gauntlet on climate change

For those of you that oppose some sort of North American Union, how can you possibly support

The Big Picture

Question for chess players...

Gore film to be shown in all of Scotland's secondary schools - education materials will be developed

Libby Trial Witness List - from Firedoglake live blog

Ideas for bumper stickers

What I Didn't Find in Africa by Joseph C. Wilson 4th

Caption this amazing pic of the Evil Trinity

Planned Attack on Iran - US timetable driven by retirement of Bush’s major ally, PM Tony Blair...

Time for yet another unofficial DU '08 straw poll--vote early and often!

Who knew/knows about 'condolence' payments?

Through the Looking Glass

SO I'm guessing some are worried about "24" cause a couple of freepers think it's real?

Please Help Me Support Al Gore's Work

Playboy: "If You Think The Iraq War Hasn't Worked Out Well For Anyone, Think Again..."

On the tarmac for 9 hours

Waxman Turns the Key in the House Oversight Committee's Ignition: Thursday

George Soros? Friend, foe, neither?

New scanner gets off on wrong foot - (ShoeScanners) 52% of travelers had to remove shoes anyway

Major update on DUer who saw UFO at O'Hare International Airport

Crooks and has an action allert posted against Lieberman. Re: Katrina

I respect Sharpton more than Obama

Woman dies after Wii contest ( took part in 'hold your wee for a Wii' radio show competition)

Jane Hamsher of firedoglake diagnosed with Breast Cancer for the 3rd time.

Does anyone else get pissed off by the premise of 24?

Vang said "I'm going to kill you, I'm going to kill you," - Vang didn't speak english

Colbert hit a home run with the idiot on his show tonight

REEP DICTIONARY ALERT !1!! New Entry : "Flodding"

Boston Legal: Denny learns he is on the no-fly list. "I tried to call

I make minimum wage and I will be donating to Obama...

I'm sorry, but I think KO was wrong on the subject of 24 tonight

Just WOW. The tail end of Bill Moyers' speech on Friday, from Dem. Now! :

hey guys, 24 is FICTION

Movement For Popular Vote Growing

Please AL GORE: RUN for President in 08!

Prestidigitation! Shazzam! Voila!

In one day, Al Gore sells Out All 10,000 Seats at Boise State University.

Jolie and Pitt going to New Orleans

Military Times Poll: Troops Think Bush Bungled

So after finally watching: " An Inconvenient Truth"....

INTRODUCTION OF ``SEARCH ACT OF 2007'' (pretty cool idea!!)

Bush-Lehrer Interview Tonight - ABRIDGED

More than 1,000 current servicemembers sign petition to end Iraq war

Iraqi reaction to pending legalization of OIL profits theft

Boston Legal kicked ASS tonight...quail shooting, wal-mart, tom delay

The Silver Lining inside the Dark Cloud of Our Broken Election System

Does anybody know anything about Camp Bucca?

Have you read this Marine's god.

NSA Helped Microsoft Set Security for Vista

Who was the first politician you volunteered for?

Libby-Juror Dismissed: “Nothing” Bush Admin "Can Say Or Do Would Make Me Think Anything Positive"

For all the people who think Obama lacks the experience to run...I challenge you to

Barack Obama is promoting coal and Ted Stevens is pushing for higher fuel-economy standards?

US Electromagnetic Weapons and Human Rights

"The Enemy At Home: The Cultural Left and Its Responsibility for 9/11"

A Canadian Apology to the US

Saudi Arabia: For those who don't understand why todays news was important.

*** A few Mid-Week TOONs ***

The parents in my area don't want their pure lil babies to see magazines in the checkout line...

Two Navy men wage war against a war...

Where's The Outrage?

Is "The Simpsons" pro-nuclear propoganda?

I. Liar Libby

Unreal...Embryos were saved from NOLA Hospital while people drowned

HEADLINE: 34,452 Iraq civilians said killed in '06

Enron gave Taliban millions of $$$$!

Scientists and Evangelicals unite to fight Global Warming

Who Was Behind Ethiopia Invading Somalia? More Blood For Oil

‘Cultural left responsible for 9/11.’... so says conservative intellectual Dinesh D’Souza

The Real January Photo Contest preliminary 3

The Real January Photo Contest preliminary 2

Ahmadinejad seems to be having some trouble back home.

For Those Whose Political Vocabulary Is Filled With DOUCHEBAGS

The PBS NewsHour is interviewing George???

Slavery apology sparks furor at General Assembly

Air Force pursuing antimatter weapons

Of savage imperialism, pigskin monopolists, and intellectual emasculation

And gay people still cannot donate blood because????

MSNBC's Olbermann now "go-to guy for antiwar rhetoric"; words entered into Congressional Record

"GE to buy Smiths aerospace unit for $4.8 billion" by Rachel Layne and Andrea Rothman

Springtime for Hitler


George Bush Sings "Christmas at ground zero" by weird al

Tactical nuke used in Baghdad.

Bill Hicks! on Reagan, Bush Sr, Quayle, and Flag Burning

Barack Obama Will Run for President

We Shall Overcome: 2007 version via Riverside Church and John Edwards

50 Shots an a Mule ~ The Sean Bell Murder Protests

Barack Obama -- Sex Offender? (Un. Fucking. Believable what Fox has stooped to here)

John Edwards Speech: Silence is Betrayal

I fear it is the calm before the storm...

US has ignored seven clear pointers to failure in Iraq

The Mission Has Been Accomplished

Democrats Seek the Middle on Social Issues

The Ballad of the Yellow Berets

Gore has OFFICIALLY ruled out another run for President

TIME: Senate Leader Harry Reid: The Democrats' Inside Man

Conservatives want to stop Mel Martinez from RNC Chair

I thought the insurgents were backing off...CNN Breaking

Please delete - too many on this topic

U.N.: 34,452 Iraq civilians killed in '06

You know who I wanna see denounce the war? Its' not just Hillary, or Kerry, or Edwards...

Looks Like We Aren't The Only Ones Struggling With 'The Far Right'

How many Repubs supporting Bush now will be backtracking by next year?

Live Blogging At The Libby Trial...............

my concern with Wes Clark as a "peace candidate" begins with allegations...

McCain looses another straw poll this time in his own state

Some People Are Just On A Mission Here Today

Draft Karl Rove's Son

article in The Nation about Wesley Clark.

Just caught a bit of "The Gestapo" on the History Channel

Deadly day in Iraq leaves 109 dead

Former Minnesota Rep. Vin Weber to serve as Der Mittenfuherer's Goebels

Running and exploring

Merry Fitzmas, Libby Trial started this week

I predict Sonny Perdue will be the Republican nominee for Pres in '08

Have you seen BillHop? A wiki for wonks...

Experience: Obama v.s. Edwards

Iraq edges closer to Iran, with or without the U.S.

If experience matters then a number of past candidates who ran would have been President ...

Kudos to MSNBC. They ask the *right* question re: Fox's "24"

Pretend you're a Republic and you're out to shoot down the Dem candidates ......

The GOP has a real impressive line-up for 2008, don't they?

AP: Frank Keating (R) decides against presidential bid

My thoughts on the Obama run...

You want your peace candidate? You want your "real" Democrat?


CSPAN Now: House Armed Services Committee

Scott "McLobbyist" McInnis threw his hat in for the Rethuglican nomination for '08 for CO Senate

One day later, King's lessons lost

It's official, NM legislator introduces legislation to call for impeachment

Joe Klein: Sometimes the Obama Stumbles

Rice could testify in trial of White House aide (Reuters)

George Bush loves it because we believe him......(nothing against any group personally)

What do you expect from the Plame trial?

Is blogging more associated with the right?

Paid operatives? On DU? Slamming candidates?

Support the troops! They are standing should we!!

Your own personal Doctor......

Pew Poll 61% Oppose Escalation - Repubs Surge for Surge

Kick for amazing Huffington Post piece from earlier today:

Right wing nuts pushing civil war here

I think we are potentially looking at Iran-Saudi war, if

Time Machine: Newsweek Nov. 2003... "Bush's 87 Billion MESS, Special Investigation"

CSPAN Poll: Should Guantanamo be closed? 75% say Yes even without

Leaders without followers are no longer leaders

one man's "dream" for Justice...

Republicans concerned about cutting student loan interest rates

OMG...* has turned into Rumsfeld!

IMPEACHMENT may be our only chance at fair elections

Gore "Not Running" Story Bogus: Daily Kos Diary by Draft Gore

Haven't Heard Much About the Dems First 100 Hrs. Lately......

G.W.B. has once again redefined "success" in Iraq.

Wow! The same kind of question was just asked of G.W.B. on PBS news hour I asked of Edwards!

Smithfield is now discussing giving the workers a holiday on Dr. King’s birthday in the future!!!!!!

Drop Bush in the middle of Iraq

McCain doctrine or Bush Doctrine - which phrase to use

Gallup Poll: Dems Don't Have a Clear Plan for Iraq, 70% to 30%

LOL, Scarbie Trashing O'Reilly on MSNBC tonight! bwahahaha

Senate Votes to Disclose Pet Projects (AP)

Looks like Obama has some supporters out there.

The Worst Possible President (great essay by Jane Smiley)

Tom, Dick or Brownie........


If Or When The Saudi's Get Involved In Iraq - Will It Be With $'s Or An Army.....

T shirts illegal in two states? Why, Where?

Repubs can't accept 2006 loss, circulate false arguments via email

FYI-McHenry (R-NC) continues to get slapped around on Am.Somoan min.wage

Obama e-mail: HE'S RUNNING

Obama's inner circle of troops working for his 08 election

Rude Pundit: George Bush Has No Soul

CNN to do a story on the TV show 24, " is it a neocon sex fantasy"

Rush Limpballs: "House Republicans settling in for 40 yrs of minority and Obama talks in cliques."

I have an eerie feeling about Obama teaming up with Hillary Clinton

Rumor: Boortz faces arrest in Atlanta prostitution case?

If we pick up Senate seats in 2008, the Democrats should tell Holy Joe to take a fucking hike

What do you think should be the key message the Dem nominee conveys

80% disapprove of the escalation. Yet it's going to happen. what went wrong?

"800,000 Privileged Youths Enlist To Fight In Iraq"

OMFG! Rich Little to be guest of honor at WH correspond. dinner!!!!!

Susan Page: Obama reminds me of Reagan

Rush just read a poll that says 2/3 of Repugs polled don't expect

Here is a cartoon I did. My first and last. Promise.

AP: Rep. Tancredo forms '08 bid committee

Clark: "Why should more Americans die while we refuse to discuss the situation with Iran?"

Jim Webb to deliver Dem response to SOTU!

Media Continues to Perpetuate the Myth that Al Gore claimed to have "invented the Internet"

Iran President Sends Note to Saudi King (to work together to stabilize Iraq)

GOP Bloggers' Straw Poll

Boston Globe claims Gore is quietly "putting out feelers" about an 08 run

Gore Has NOT Definitively Ruled Out Another Presidential Run...

2008 DU Presidential Straw Poll

Obama running - a huge mistake, IMHO

What if we win the Whitehouse in '08

If someone says something about your candidate that displeases you....

If Edwards is so upset about the war, why did he leave Congress?

Can Hillary or Clark win swing states?

The Experience Factor - Edwards weakness

1998 Iraq liberation act VS 2002 Authorization for force against Iraq.

Chavez? Hero or Dictator?


2008 Electoral Vote Prediction: