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Archives: January 2, 2007

Dodd well-positioned for White House bid

From Father to (Baby) Son, Last Words to Live By (KIA Iraq)

Nepal's Goddesses: Religious Abuse?

It's the energy and the economy, stupid

SYNERGY WITH THE DEVIL (Chávez's Venezuela's very close ties to US)

Truthout: Bush's Use of Pardons Isn't Very Compassionate

Robert Parry: Where Gerald Ford Went Wrong

I found very interesting results searching the net for news about Treasury Sec arrest.

Truthdig: Adding Insult to Instability

West Tries a New Tack to Block Iran’s Nuclear Agenda - New York Times

Chaos Overran Iraq Plan in ’06, Bush Team Says

R.I.P Spec Dustin Donica: 3000 Cannot Just Be A Number

A 'Surge' Faces Trouble In the Senate-by Robert Novak.

New Census Numbers a Bright Spot for GOP

Bill Gates on the Estate Tax

Bill Moyers: A Parable For Our Times( "axis of corruption" )

India Poised For Pharmaceutical Boom

Church's Chicken expands outsourcing to India's Sonata

Shadow falls over (Ted) Haggard writings

Saddam's execution unlikely to hurt reconciliation

The abandoned whistleblower of Abu Ghraib

TomDispatch: Let's Do It Again!: Doubling Down on the Imperial Mission in 2007

The Nation: Most Valuable Progressives of 2006

Women more likely to benefit from employee based healthcare

Jesse Jackson: Time to Push New Congress to Revive US

Truthout: The Iraq War Lie Detector Test

The Freedoms We're Fighting for But Not Allowed to Have

SOS to Christianity

Dahr Jamail: 'Illegal' Execution Enrages Arabs

Our Next President Needs to Be Well-Seasoned

Hussein era secrets may lie buried

The New Crowd's First Test:Are Hill Democrats Serious on Ethics?

Predatory Capitalism, Corruption and Militarism: What Lies Ahead in An Age of Neocon Rule?

Marines locked in Anbar standoff

Hate Walmart and how it impacts the environment?

Kunstler on 2007

‘Toxic’ worksite has Verizon employees fearing for lives

Chile's divisive mountain of gold (BBC) {Pascua Lama}

Study shows that Louisiana slipping very slowly into the Gulf of Mexico

Peak Oil Netherlands (PONL) World Oil Production and Peaking Outlook

Tom Whipple (Falls Church News Press) Audio Interview


Al Jazeera: a reality show for the Arab world

"Israel can attack Iran on its own": Israeli think tank

Truth at Last, While Breaking a US Taboo of Criticizing Israel

Long-serving Jerusalem mayor Kollek dies at 95

OCTers: You really believe the Osama confession tape is authentic?

To the OCT'ers:

A cautionary word about aircraft finance and the Florida coke plane theories

Does "The Webfairy" Disseminate Disinfo?

PCTers, you really believe that the WTC's were brought down...

The FOX "nose out" blooper-- strong evidence of TV fakery

Until Jan 31 to Propose Questions to be Included in a National Survey ( Elections)

Election Reform, Fraud, & News Tuesday 1/02/07 Pelosi Rocks! 100 Dem Hours!

From Cynthia McKinney: New Year Message and an Invitation!

Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing Heads to DC

Breaking: Analysis of FL House Race-Official Diebold Report-Significant Misreport of Numbers

NRA Sounds Alarm of Not-So-Imminent Threat

How I Was Kidnapped by the CIA Letter from Abu Omar al Masri Imprisoned in Egypt

NYT: Jeb Bush Ponders Future, Not Knowing What It Holds

U.S. cities, states linking intelligence 'fusion' sites

Angry Sunnis march, Saddam video inquiry promised

Huge ice shelf breaks free in Canada's far north

Dodd well-positioned for White House bid

Italian Radicals say government officials are discussing push for U.N. death penalty moratorium

NYT: Power-Sipping Bulbs Get Backing From Wal-Mart

Saddam hanging hurts reconciliation: Sunni lawmaker

Iraq PM orders probe into Saddam video

Saddam hanging hurts reconciliation-Sunni lawmaker

Siemens probed over Iraq food-for-oil programme

Back to the Supreme Court: racial balance in schools

Invasion of the Body Scanners

India Poised For Pharmaceutical Boom

FAA: O'Hare UFO probably just "weather"

Church's Chicken expands outsourcing to India's Sonata

Mass. lawmakers advance proposed constitutional gay marriage ban

Dems eager to put stamp on new Congress

After 200 years, D.C. residents may get a vote in Congress

More U.S. gun stores closed

Nifong sworn in for another term

(Houston) Mayor: (Katrina) Evacuees Increased Murders

US unit works quietly to counter Iran's sway

AP: Lawmakers' January junkets curbed

NBC News just reported that bush is preparing to

CNN/AP: Starbucks to drop trans fats in 10 cities Wednesday

Iraqi Soldier Fatally Wounded by Marine

Philippine officials defend handing over U.S. Marine

Bring 'em home, say Cleveland protesters

New Jersey Panel Urges End to Death Penalty

Women more likely to benefit from employee based healthcare

Rep. O'Brien of Philadelphia elected speaker (PA House)...

Goodyear Resumes Production After Strike

Edwards pushing universal health care

Reuters: Taliban commander vows bloody 2007 in Afghanistan

Ban Ki-moon places 'own nuance' on death penalty policy

HPD arrests five in airport luggage theft case

Rep. O'Brien of Philadelphia elected speaker (PA Dems elect a Republican)

Massachusetts gov-elect (Deval Patrick) urges no (anti-gay) marriage vote

CNN: FBI: FBI employees saw prisoner abuse at Guantanamo

Bush "Driving Toward" new Iraq Plan.

Bush 'to reveal Iraq troop boost' (BBC)

CBS/AP: New U.N. Chief's Death Penalty Flap

The Daily Telegraph: UN staff accused of raping children in Sudan

DOD hires airline to transport war dead

CNN: Pelosi set for busy week of celebrations

Doctor Expects 'Long Recovery' For Sen. Johnson

Revealed: Rudy's '08 Battle Plans -- Fatal Media Leak?

CNN apologizes for Obama gaffe in Bin Laden graphic

Iran: Saddam's Execution Shows True Nature of U.S. says Ahmadinejad

Roadside bomb kills American soldier (3,003)

Bush Calls on Democrats to Work With Him

Cheers greet police indicted in New Orleans bridge shootings

(Pat) Robertson predicts 'mass killing'

NYT/AP: Poll Shows Support for Democrats' Goals

Court Allows Suit Against Air America (CACI International suing over Rhodes claims re: Abu Ghraib)

CNN: Democrats plan Iraq hearings after Bush outlines plan

FBI Details Possible Detainee Abuse

Iran's Ahmadinejad Threatens To 'Humiliate' West

Washington raises minimum wage, Idaho border towns feel squeeze

Iraq premier Maliki says wants no second term

LAT: Hurricane expert Mayfield warns of potential disaster (Hurricane chief to leave in a huff)

(Malaysia's former PM) Mahathir Slams ‘Barbaric Lynching’ of Saddam

Lawmakers Keep Gay Marriage Ban Proposal Alive

As refugees flee Iraq, few gain sanctuary in U.S.

NYT: La. Town's 1st Black Mayor - Elect Killed

Russia Delivering Anti-Aircraft Missiles to Iran, Syria on Schedule--Daily Star

Former Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff calls for repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Ground Hog Day has just started on TBS.

I'm looking for a youtube video of a HS football coach going nuts

shoot shoot shoot shoot shoot ....


If any of you haven't yet seen "An Inconvenient Truth" then the time has come!

Is it just me -

Woo - fukin- Hoo

LTwife and I had a LOOONG talk

Diana Krall is on NYC Ch. 13 now... nt

I had to perform a huge act of self-restraint a couple of days ago.

Okay, who here didn't think that marriage proposal at the end of the game

Is there any way to get more than three rows in the "My Forums" display?

Things getting busy on the Africam!

Zabransky for President.


Do you see anybody you recognize?

Well, Kevin Federline just pinned the WWE Champion John Cena

I decided what the heck I'll go ahead and post my doobs

I am ashamed to say I fell asleep and missed Boise State and Oklahoma...

Recommended forum rules

Would Someone Tell Me What a Cornerback Is?

Great-Grandmother, 80, Bags First Deer

I saw "Notes from a Scandal" last night.

Out of Context toon.. spit-take warning

buncha damn commies

In my mail...

Man Could Get Life In Prison For Mannequin Fetish

The Freepers read the foreign progressive press

Man Kills Sister With Ax (Argued Over Pair Of Shorts)

Corded telephones, cassette tapes, fax machines, and Nintendo 64 consoles

Good morning, I am back

Texas Man Holds Pig Races To Protest Mosque

I need all DUers to help out my Nephew and his pet - PLEASE VOTE

K-Fed Wins First Match In Pro-Wrestling Debut

Animal Parts, Tomahawk Missle Top U.S. Traffic Headaches In 2006

My 6 month old cat likes to eat Pedigree dry dog food.

Help needed - where can I find the prices for used Harley's

What band am I thinking of? (#5)

Attention marketing types....

Liberal confessions.

I love the randomness of Craiglist free postings.

Overweight Woman Gets Stuck In Cave - Traps 23 Others

monkey videos from costa rica

Toddler In Diapers Runs Down Interstate - Mother Arrested

I spent New Year's weekend at the beach. (pics)

beef bourguignonne

What New Year's resolution have you already broken?

Head colds suck!!!

I witnessed an Iraq war blow-up at a new years party, (offensive exact words)

No oranges in Winston-Salem

Merry New Year and welcome back...

Sleepy at work

Stuff you do, that annoys the hell out of you when someone else does it?

Have you ever finally felt close enough to someone

Question for Los Angeles DUers - How's Your Subway System?

Hay lift aims to save snowbound Plains cattle

What's the going rate for elk steak?

Oh, Lordy, not another GIRLS GONE WILD commercial

How does the Illinois River connect with both the Mississippi and Lake Michigan?

Which is better, renting or buying a hearse?

Which is better, renting or buying a horse?

My new X-mas HDTV looks great.

Age versus immortality

Sigh. How much are eggs these days?

Coming up: Food from the new EU (BBC) {Romanian & Bulgarian cuisine}

Being married RULES:


So, did you buy yourself any New Year's Presents?

Teenage Snake Handler Attacked By ....... Snake

Movie report: "Matchpoint" and "The Proposition"

Which is better, renting or buying a Hearst?

What kind of mood do you wake up in?

Cat People, I Have a Question

Gracie's ear is infected again

So, how long before Saint Gerald gets his image on U.S. currency or his bust on Mount Rushmore?

How do you say URL?

Trailer Park Home Owners Are Set To Become Millionairs

You know what SUCKS about going on vacation?

Well, I didn't make 10,000 by New Years

Yesterday, in the checkout the National Examiner

Damn Cat drivers.

In pictures: Capturing life beneath the waves (BBC) {nice pics of sea critters}

I had a VERY bad day today :-(

So how do you feel about "the surge"?

Congratulations Crunchy Frog!! 10,000 posts

What's the going rate for elf steak?

The weather reader on News Channel 5 in St

Hello! I am posting to you live from my bubble bath.

So, where will Terrell Owens play next year?

Hello from a library computer


If you missed the Rose Bowl game, you missed this

Chevrolet. 1985 - 2007. We miss her very much.

Joining the 21st century slowly but surely.... Got DVR last week...

Anyone here see V for Vendetta yet?

Season One of the Original Trek available on

I'm guessing the 'War on Christmas 2006' is done. Who won anyways

The Babes of the Underground Calendar featuring LynneSin's ass and Oktoberain's breast

So, I hardly slept at all last night

Oh crap ... now Google video gives me blank white pages unless ...

Should I have a before dinner Negroni or Stinger?

Hour 36 of no cigarettes. Smoke free stream of conciousness...

Why are there people on DU who disable their profiles?

This is so immature, but the neighbor's dog was driving me nuts,

Hey, DUers, hit up this online poll for DM of the Rings for favorite web comic

So I now have a KitchenWitch mixer. What now?

So I now have a Kitchenmaid mixer. What now?

I have a moral dillema...Mom in surgery again

I'm officially a couple!

I'm officially a Trinity!

One of my outdoor cats rings the doorbell

I just split my ass

How on Earth did Kevin Federline get his own bowl game?

I'm officially single!

Does anyone else here enjoy ....

Recommend a good coffee

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 1/2/2007)

Number one BAD thing about working from home

Song for all the Bad Boys

Stomping The Yard & Line Dancing: Analysis, Comparisons &

I'm offering a new bumper sticker for critique.

What happens when you mix Diet Coke and Mentos? (video)

what's the deal with cornflake-encrusted anything?

So I'm making my very first loaf of homemade bread.

I haven't seen Barefoot Mrs Zomby post since the wedding!

Is it a Buck Roger's Choice, my friend?

For billyskank - Get well soon

Suggestions please

Radio Lady Gets Annointed

Fuck Yeah!

This night just keeps getting better.

Did you eat Black Eyed Peas Yesterday?

Song for all the Bad Girls

I am a grouchy, mean, irritable, nasty-tempered, pissed-off

Tuesday, January 2nd. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

I have a bone to pick with Rod Serling for fucking up an episode

Boise State beat Oklahoma in OT -- Good game

What are the best turtles for turtle soup?

Cool pictures of UFO-like clouds

Asleep on the wheel:

So I now have a KitchenWitch picture. What now?

I offer this hearty "screw you" to someone at Continental Airlines!


I have the most spoiled dog in the world.

I am creating a DU (adult )Calendar Called "The Babes of the Underground"

Happy birthday wishes to......

What is your New Year's Resolution??

I love the feeling when you get out of a shower or bath.

What Animal Do You Want To Eat Right Now?

Hello Alameda County, CA!!!

Is it a Buck Dancer's Choice, my friend?

Whatever happened to Robb, anyhow?

I have an elderly cat

Who has MLA home-listings access?

I'm here to tell you: "The Black Dahlia" sucks

Apparently my kid is allergic to something.

I hate when I start making dinner and realize I'm missing a vital ingredient.

OKAY - I give UP!! What is up with all the threads regarding the Olive Garden??

Cheapest way to subscribe to the NYTimes in NYC?

Any loungers swim as your principle workout?

I am proud to be

GoPsUx and I are officially a couple

News Lady Gets Annoyed

Yet another reason Hollywood should be embarrassed

San Francisco DUers! Please tell me about your airport!!!

Can I get some feedback on this prologue?

I was all set to go work out today

I just split my face

I want to know which is the WORST sin, of all the DU flamewar sins

Name an animal you like, but no one else cares about....

We Should Have a Special Lounge Rules Thread ---

rawk!!! Jason and The Scorchers "White Lies"

I put my foot in it again. I must be silenced!

Fill in the blank: The worst drivers in North America are in _____________.

My kitty Julie passed away this afternoon...

Internet Explorer loses still more ground to Firefox and Safari

I'm seeking a writing mentor.

When someone 'checks you out'...

Haruka3_2000 and I are officially a couple

FUCK Alaska Airlines too, while we're at it!

Fisher Price users! Please tell me about your airport!!!

This hasn't been such a good week for me here on DU.

Oh, crap! Amazing Offers found another one of my email addresses!

Woman Who 'Did Poorly' During Trivial Pursuit Drinking Game In Hospital

An amazing essay about religious people's treatment of gays.

Atheists say they've been threatened over their views.

Beyond Civilization: Humanity's Next Great Adventure - Synopsis

Mars rovers are taught new tricks (BBC, JPL/NASA)

When Christians Are Not Christian

"The Epidemic" by Johathan Engel.

Gay Marriage Showdown set for today (1/2/2007) in Massachusetts

Looking for a late 70s/early 80s speech to the DNC by a gay-rights activist

Marriage equality ban in Massachusetts advances.

They voted to advance it.

Just so everyone knows

Consider our sexuality a gift from the Creator

Anyone watching this crazy Fiesta Bowl game?

Backfield in motion? I must say.....

My sports story involving General Peter Pace, Chairman JCofS.

WHAT A GAME!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Boise State's Win Proves The Need for a Playoff System

USA Region 1: Silver Gloves Tournament

BSU beats the Sooners

Full Moon in Cancer - Wednesday, January 3, 2007 - 8:57am EST

Your predictions for 2007?

What Full Moon

Meditation and Eye Movement

I need "recreational therapy" suggestions.

Sylvia Browne's predictions for 2007.

Independent Veterans Budget for 2008

sad news from general post; Monkeyman's wife has died

For PA friends - Joe Sestak has a post up at dailykos.

2008 News

John Kerry backed increasing judges' salaries

Bad news from MA - Mass. lawmakers advance proposed constitutional gay marriage ban

Key words of 2008 for the democrats.

US Army Times poll: US military thinks 'surge' is a bad idea.

If you didn't catch Olbermann tonight, I highly recommend you try

A little mini-catnip from '04 -- small interview with THK

Help me out here...was there a separate Feingold withdrawal BILL (not Kerry-Feingold)?

Nasty Elizabeth Edwards cartoon

Hey Soup. Here are some for your granddaughter.

Digital Camera Question


My wife's handmade jewelry.

Some house finches I think.


Alternative phrases that Bush Adminstration may use next for war "surge"

Hi my name is Jack I have the sad duty to inform you Monkeymans Wife Passed on

Libby Case could bring back Memories of Nazi Propaganda control by Media!

I have a serious question: Why do religious people grieve when someone dies?

Ripples in the fountain of youth - on death, dignity, and decency

George W. Bush Is Going To Bomb Iran

My son will be home from Iraq on the 15th.

If the Chicago UFO is True, then it is a serious National Security Issue,

Prediction; Bush will become a 'pardon-granting machine' before he leaves office...

Ford was pro-choice with no apologies

Mandatory Terrorism Risk Insurance

The Top Ten Stories You Missed in 2006

Buyer's Remorse (B*sh) and MSM Frenzy (Ford's funeral)

What's with all the bushlike thinking that's flourishing on thread after thread?

Olbermann Transcript: "Mr. Bush, you do not own this country!"

A Man’s Place at a Woman’s Practice Faces Limits

How Many Troop Increases Have Already Occurred In Iraq?

how much does the abortion debate matter ?

In light of Bush's upcoming "Sacrifice" speech, I've reconsidered my stance on impeachment

Was It Bush That Gave The Order To Turn Him Over?

Airing of Saddam Snuff Film "Draws Criticism" --->>>

Strap yourselves in, folks. It's gonna get good from here...

This photograph is an absolute disgrace:

"Check out" the REAL Elizabeth Edwards

If I haven't died from smoking for the past bunch of years

"Cheap Chery Chinese Cars"..Daimler/Chrysler is NOT an "American Company"

Just turned off Keith Olbermann

CNN apologizes to Barack Osama... I mean Obama

Extra! Extra! Read all about Rudy Giuliani's whoops!

Speaking of hangings.... - which dems shall we hang this year (metaphorically)?

FAA: O'Hare UFO probably just "weather"

Day of Mourning for Ford is My Day of Mourning for 3,003 U.S. Troops

If the US were to get some form of universal health care such as single payer,

My mom just had a bad fall. She's had back dad is taking her

If we surge 30,000 troops, what is their goal? Just more of the same?

Genetically Engineered Fish Proteins in Your Breyer's Ice Cream?

Whining House GOPers trying to push a "Minority Bill of Rights" !

can Chris Matthews be any more blatant in his hatred...

PIC: update of Saddam-Rumsfeld handshake

Bataan ESG, 26th MEU to deploy this week (Navy Times)

My Beloved Dittohead Brother Sees the Light (I think)

I just got back from a Peace Vigil for the 3,000 dead

Send 500,000 impeachment letters to Pelosi by her first day as speaker Jan. 3

Oh, Monkeyman...

has anyone mentioned that gerald ford was a free mason

IMPORTANT BREAKING NEWS: Analysis of Curtis-Feeney U.S. House Race in Florida Supports Curtis

JON STEWART, TDS, tonight Bill Kristol is on.

What have we done?

Whodamnwhooo! My sign is on Michael Moore's Front page!

X-cellent editorial in Balt. Sun by UPENN Professor on bogus 'War on Terror'

Juan Cole: Apocalypse II in Samarra("Folks, this is very bad news")

7 N.O. cops charged w/murder surrender | Video: What Happened on the Danziger Bridge?

How offshoring CREATES jobs

Game Theory and Hardline Congresscritters: The Dems are Right

George H.W. Bush’s odd Eulogy for Gerald R. Ford

Bush Calls On Democrats To Work With Him (* wrote a guest column for The Wall Street Journal)

More powerful than Neoconservatism - Umbraconservatism

A symbol for Impeachment.

TV's Pat Robertson Predicts Terror Attacks In 2007

VIDEO - Olbermann: Special Comment on “Sacrifice”

Divine Strake Back on Track

NYT: One of the two men holding a cellphone, was Iraq national security adviser Mowaffak al-Rubaie

As I fathomed a long time ago, the legal industry is being offshored

Two good letters in my local (one on Iraq/Escalation the other on Cheney)

I didn't think it was possible

Banks closed today - violation of federal law?

House Republicans, newly humble, are pushing for a Minority Bill of Rights.

"More fuel on Iraq's spreading flames" aka: You Ain't Seen Nothin Yet....

Scarborough just called "Riverbend" a prominent blogger

I remember when Jimmy Carter was considered...

Tom Brokaw: a nonentity in the service of wealth and power (WSWS: 2004)

FBI Forced To Release Gitmo Abuse Docs...(Could Implicate Rumsfeld)

A little rant--Iraq Escalation dreaming

She pisses me off every time I see her and today was no

Patrick Murphy keeping his word to Veterans

Ford children avoid Bush

NBC News just reported that bush is preparing to

Six years ago

Scientist Fights Church Effort to Hide Museum's Pre-Human Fossils

So, the troops on the ground are against the war, the Generals are against

Radical Right Wing Radio talking about DU


Silence of the chickenhawks

Check out the Elizabeth Edwards picture I found on Glenn Becks web site.

Dogma National Park

Bush directive to stateside military after Thanksgiving....

Le Nouvel Obs online poll is interesting.

WP: Effect of Obama's Candor Remains to Be Seen

Would You Support A Draft If It Meant The End Of The Don't Ask, Don't Tell Policy

Both Iraqi Police and Insurgents use AK-47s

WH will conduct courtesy calls to members of Congress when Bush devises his final Iraq plan

If we were to hold the little man accountable, strip him from the Presidency,


Isn't it beautiful?!?!

One of the main reasons Ford and Carter bonded in later years

This is just too damned funny, quite ironic and extremely pathetic at the same time.

I talked to Mother Earth and she is pissed

More evidence of the Army shitting on its own. A soldier's letter to Sen. Byrd

There are, indeed, some sick SOB's in this country

Insipid MSNBC Coverage...

Democrats Call On Bush To Work With Them Potholes in the road to the future (on the cars of now and tomorrow.)

Ladies and Gentlemen, in the immortal words of Tears for Fears....

CNN: "Ambush River Of Secrets"

Watergate in a nut. Here is why some of us are still pissed about Nixon being pardoned by Ford

Why has the Ford funeral been so long?

So where were we wrong about bush? My Take.

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Dems Can Win Red States: First 100 Hours Should Help Katrina Survivors

The Letter of James read by Susan Ford Bales:

Rob Rogers his the nail on the head

The surge - like it is possible to stop a civil war -

When Leaders Die (Struggling to find consistency)

Here's a poem I just wrote...

Dayaam! Bury this Republican thug and bring me my mail already

Mass. lawmakers advance proposed constitutional gay marriage ban

Dems Love Dead Republicans

Bush fingers ...small and shrimpy. Clinton and Carter's fingers long lean and manly

Corpulent capitalist couples not getting commie kids...

RADICAL FRINGE TOON: Tues. Jan 2, 2007

U.S. Marine kills Iraqi soldier in fight

Surge and Accelerate!

Bush asks for sacrifice

Citing concerns about theft, Milwaukee area retailers keeping condoms under lock and key.

My own special comment on Congress and bipartisanship

Red sweater, red tie, red shirt, repugs talking about the deaths of


Just 36 More Hours.

Michael Charles Smith, Republican Presidential Candidate for 08

Study Shows Louisiana Slowly Slipping Into Gulf

Hillary is gearing up to take down opposition

Obama press sec: "Though I'd note that the 's' and 'b' keys aren't all that close to each other"

Why give a free pass to Hugo Chavez for "pardoning" Marcos Pérez Jiménez?

Former Pres. Jimmy Carter and Clinton: great pic from today

If someone told you it was OK by them if you killed a bunch of people, would you?

What time does the opening of Congress start on Thursday?

Don't forget to send an email in support of Keith's Comment tonight

Gerald Ford: I've learned both new respect and disappointment in the man...

The new plan.........Surge & accelerate

You asked for it, you got it: Olbermann Special Comment on Crooks & Liars

Canada Gives Cold Shoulder to War Resisters

John Gibson"..we tried to change things, but Iraqis evidently want to cling to their bloody history"

Invasion of the Body Scanners

repuliks continue to kill jobs with their terrorist scam

Did anyone else see the "IMPEACH" sign a the Rose Parade yesterday?

How Presidential Contenders Voted

Everybody from Pat Robertson to Average Joes are predicting terror attack in 2007

Gerald Ford's Foreign Policy Legacy

PBS: The Dark Side

Yet another coworker parrots "Ford healed the nation by pardoning Nixon"-- the Libby seed is planted

Researchers Say Warming May Change Amazon

Hussein, Gerald Ford, two dead criminals!

It Had To Hurt. Deep Deep Down

Bush Administration working hard to keep Iraqi Refugees OUT! Will only let *500* in this year!

Even 70s Show episode lambastes Jerry Ford for pardoning Nixon.

MSNBC Countdown with Keith Olbermann SPECIAL COMMENT RED ALERT!

Surge and accelerate

Terrorism in Ada, Oklahoma

The only way I'd support a draft is if we were under attack.....

Bush considers firing senior US commander in Iraq

Jan Crouch sez Lord told her of " large pink hair attacks in 2007".

Strange contrast of long, long Ford funeral and quick lynching.

you know how the bush crew works they leak something here or there that is totally bullshit

Blow me over....

What is with the hand wringing and Polly Annaish attitudes, re: Congress

Keith is hot tonight.

Why Do You Watch the News Channels?

Don't forget KOs special commentary

What the Heck. Satire I wrote in 2002 still relevant

Leaked memo on Giuliani's chances at presidency - Rudy knows he has problems

Secret Giuliani 2008 Playbook leaked to NY Daily News

Interesting that NBC is the only network that

Keith looks so wonderful with the Capitol backdrop

TOON: Derf nails it on recent death stories in the news

"I wonder whether I will be next" was almost written on the face of

Lou Dobbs tonight: ...and the Dems still have not come up with their own plan for Iraq...

Jeez, what a day. Pissed off Okla fans take it out on me...

If Chimpy dropped dead of a heart attack today would he would be beatified by the media next week?

"Israel can attack Iran on its own": Israeli think tank

Wrapped around a Bullet

Amsterdam plan could force many legal sex workers to the streets (Amsterdam prostitutes union)

Rose Parade "IMPEACH" screen shot!

A most relevant Albert Einstein

In this pic I see 5 of the bush* clan

Just threw my shoe at the TV . . .

Ford gave us Justice JP Stevens...can't be all that bad

CNN apologizes for Obama gaffe in Bin Laden graphic

Please tell anti-gay bigot Dr. D. James Kennedy that we're all praying for his recovery

Should Andrea Mitchell turn her personal Ford stories (as Mrs. Greenspan) into TV fodder?

House MAJORITY Leader Steny Hoyer on New Minimum Wage Report

Heads up DU'ers

TPM: John Edwards wraps the Iraq war around John McCain's neck.

National Politics and Nutrisystem: "I'm a Size 2!!"

Who isn't watching this day of mourning?

This esteemed military member has homosexuality all figured out

Christmas at my opportunity to rattle some fundies...

Tom Brokaw = Rush Limbaugh

Joe Lieberman's Secret Plan to End the Iraq War

My mother had a saying, buy them for what they're worth, speaking of the holier than thou,

What I noticed re the Ford coverage


This funeral is just too bizarre!

CNN intentionally gaffs Barack Obama's name - Obama kisses their ass


“Rumsfeld is no longer untouchable,” says Wolfgang Kaleck"

Reuters backed Iraqi news agency: U.S. forces killed the coach of Iraq's wheelchair basketball team

Miracle in the Desert: An African Judgment with Global Impact

How are we expected to trust anything ?

After 200 Years - Washington D.C. Residents Close To Getting Representation In Congress

Will Bush finally get a clue if Dems oppose him head to head?

Have Republicans changed the world forever?

Ten SECONDS in cost of Iraq "war" would buy a house for a homeless family.

Virgil Goode = David Duke without the bedding

Has anyone seen the PBS Frontline documentary "The Dark Side?"

Mainstream, new media getting a weekly checkup

Funding the Iraq war on the QT-- great article in Chicago Tribune

Boston WBZ-TV: "Amazing stretch of weather ahead! Highs in the 60's! Enjoy!"

People around here think Mitt Romney is going to save the world. Ugh.

Cheapest way to subscribe to the NYTimes in NYC?

Greenwald on Saddam's Noose and the Bushing of the Iraqi Judicial System

TPM: CNN was on a phone with a witness at the time of the hanging

OMFG...Is Bush Jr Taken Up Bagpipes

Bush does not want to "Run out the clock".

Does anyone know of ANY independent proof on WMD

Patrick Henry: Give me liberty or give me death!

Iraqi blogger on US election: "The beginning of the end of a mad era?"

How do you respond to people who think it's OK to break into

The Hindu: " would be mendacious ... to claim that justice was served" by Saddam's hanging

$100 laptop project launches 2007 (BBC)

Sure Has Been Quiet Lately. Spooky ....

Can you recommend a good book about the immigration 'problem' for Dad Adder?

maybe I need to be brought back to reality, I don't know

Poll Shows Support for Democrats' Goals

How much longer......

Party matters case number 1000000000

Cherry trees bloom near the National Zoo.

Should Saddam-in-a-Noose have been on the front page of your local paper?

Ouch. BBC reports central theme * will use to unveil his plan to escalate in Iraq: Sacrifice.

Enough with Ford's ceremonies already.

The Buddhas of Bamiyan were brought down by Saudi and Pakistani engineers.

Al Franken is on the air LIVE

3,000 Deaths in Iraq, Countless Tears at Home

Bill Clinton regarding Ford: "I was grateful for his counsel"

Bush creates cabinet-level "Secretary of Scandal"

You know in "Pitch Black" when Vin Diesel and the survivors

I think maybe the Chicago UFO sightings are a great diversion...

if you listen closely you'll hear has pResident Bush's statement on the Saddam lynching

People prayed to/for both the Saddam and Ford's coffins? Religious input please?

Oh so nasty, oh so fun...

Gay teen draws scorn for proposed club at school

Damn Cat drivers.

Starting this Spring, "Smart" Chips to be Embedded in Passports.

Lobbyists cuddling up to the Democrats in congress.

New Census Numbers a Bright Spot for GOP

National Day of--what?--SHREDDING


I do not think this funeral is a great diversion but ...

FORGET taking our country back. Lets begin with our cities and states.

to those who say 'gee, we wouldn't have fought Germany and Japan in these times..

"We don't want to destroy the infrastructure of Iraq because we're going to own it in a few days"

Abu Aardvark: The casual discarding of Saddam was not a culmination, but a symbol

The Brilliant 20 of 2006

Saddam's death seems to have reminded us of Osama.

Dean Baker: "Iraq War Lie Detector Test"

AP Asks: Why So Many Upset by Iraq Death Toll?

Do you think Gerald Ford will go to Heaven? Poppy just said he would.

I am SO looking forward to watching CSpan this year.

Shes back!!! Its time for Randi!!!!!

George W. Bush and that ol' time religion: fact or fiction?

Happy dead Ford day: nation mourns sad state of media

Happy dead Saddam week - I say make the whole week be a holiday

Like It Was Yesterday

Ya gotta love CNN's contempt for Little Monkey....

Brokaw: Hussein Execution "Worst Kind of Nightmare Out of Old American West"

is karen hughes out there still trying to change the hearts and minds of muslims in the world?

Has it been made clear enough that Saddam's being hanged on Saturday was an affront to Sunnis?

GA DUERS - They Euthanised the whale @ the aquarium

Could the Libby Trial Open Door for Investigating Media Complicity in Iraq Invasion?

FYI - New Yorker Article on Enron by Malcolm Gladwell

Blitzo apologizes on air, says he will Call Sen. Obama personally

What's W's New Year's Resolution??? . . . Come CAPTION!!!

The Mad tea Party - a little art

25% insane americans think Jesus will come to earth in '07 - poll

Mortgage Lenders Network USA stops funding new loans

Did I hear this correct / Popy bush at Fords service today

Why are there people on DU who disable their profiles?

Commentary: Canada's strange position on Iraq

Office pool for increase troop levels for Iraq???

Another KO Special Comment tonight...Breaking..

The AP makes me sick!

Even if I send all my jobs overseas, do I still get big tax breaks?

Birth of the first global super-union

LETTER TO CONGRESS: investigate OIL motive for war and its affect on delaying withdrawal

On public tears and president's state of mind

interesting... Tuscaloosa uses "escalation" words for "surge"

My oldest son will be 20 in August. Of course he will be in the first

WP: The Private Arm of the Law (Mercenary Cops)

Hagel: "I'm absolutely opposed to sending any more troops to Iraq. It is folly."

Soldier (20-year-old) Dies In Iraq Just After Brief Return Home


UPS is delivering today, are they "grave spitters"?

bushy wanted to brag about saddam, instead he is having to be sober

Are you all glad us Dems stayed reasonable and kept our manners while Bush stole the 2000 election?

BUSH: "catapult(s) the propaganda" -- January 2, 2006

"Bush to reveal troop boost" - BBC

Chaotic infrastructure - part of the landscape for local government

Louisiana mayor found shot to death

On public tears and president's state of mind

Reagan's funeral wasn't declared a holiday, was it?

...and the people will gleefully hand their oppressors the whips used to subjugate them.

What did Wolf say about Sen. Obama!


LISTEN TO TOJ - Robert Parry coming up on Hartmann

Oprah Winfrey Opens School in S. Africa

oh my GAWD...Did you all see pappy bush steady himself on the coffin?

Robert Parry coming up on Hartmann

Was it Gerald Ford or Jimmy Carter that united the nation after Watergate?

Where Do Conservatives Get This Analogy

Senior Iraqi official: "the Americans took all our phones, even mine which has no camera."

Whad I wanna know is::::If Ford was so great, How come the Pubs we got now is no where close to what

Bush: "President Ford Made the TOUGH and DECENT Decision to Pardon Richard Nixon"

Pre-funeral observations of the crowd.

Crist is gettin jiggy wid it at the Inaugural Prayer Breakfast

Henry "The Lizard King" Kissinger is giving a eulogy? Gack!

Immigration leaves USA vulnerable to Muslim extremists’ infiltration. by Virgil Goode

daddy bush cracks jokes, kissinger weeps.

Respect for the presidency itself-- is it a thing of the past?

NBC Iraq blog: Shiite militiamen intimidated our crews trying to cover the Saddam execution video

What's the record for war criminals as pallbearers for a former POTUS?

Another RightWRONG pundit: Billy "William" KRISTOL = NostraDUMBASS!!1

Would a second Ford term been worth no Jimmy Carter?

Iraq PM orders probe into Saddam video

January junkets to warmer climes for GOP not in the cards this year.

Jon Carroll's suggestion to Nancy Pelosi

3,000 To 1 Is Never A Worthwhile Bet...

Bush looks particularly stupid today-smirking away

The Chimpress

Where are the Bush twins?

First G.I. casualty of 2007 today. What will the yearly toll be?

Capital residents may finally get vote in Congress

When does the decider pull his head out of his ass...

You know, I think there might be some subtle jabs at * in these eulogies.

I love Keith Olbermann

Majority of troops dissatisfied with handling of war; believe war was wrong

Highlights of a Grand Canyon Timeline, by science writer Chris Clarke

Yet another reason to impeach The Thing...

SAFIRE wrong on '06 predictions, 11 out of 14. = "NostraDUMBASS" - Bwahahah!!1

poor Betty Ford, having to walk with chimpy mcCokeSpoon

Bulgaria shuts down nuclear reactors as precondition of joining EU.

One Thing That wont Be Shared at Chimpys Final....

A little perspective is a good thing.

"The drive by the Christian right to take control of military chaplaincies"

Bush* Ignores Voters Voice.

CNN: Now that Saddam's gone, is it now Osama's turn?

Re: Ford funeral: I thought the church didn't believe in evolution........

Accused War Criminal Kissinger on my TV now. Can someone turn up the treble please?

Why is it that when * says

The Head of the BFEE is speaking, therefore you listen.....

Could someone please remind george?

Are They COMPLETELY INSENSITIVE?-AP Asks: Why So Many Upset by Iraq Death Toll?

Hartford Courant: JoeMo : "Why we need more troops in Iraq."

Camp Fallujah Marine Kills Iraqi Soldier!

Do we have soldiers amassing in Kuwait at this time??

Revealed: Rudy's '08 battle plans...left behind 140 pg plan at campaign stop!

Proof there is no God:

When is George P Bush gonna sign up and go to Iraq?

Sheesh, what Chief Justice Roberts REALLY said...

From listening to M$M, you'd think Gerry Ford fell on his sword and pardoned..

one more full day after this one then it's our day

FYI Olbermann & Matthews hosting Ford Funeral on MSNBC

Do you think our Democratic leaders should fight harder & meaner?

BUSH Is Delusional: "What I Want To Hear Is How We're Going To Win-Not How We're Going To Leave"

When is George P Bush gonna sign up and go to Iraq?

9 yo boy hangs himself "like Sadam" (Good Freeper Christians make fun)

RW freaking out over Pelosi's lobbying bill initative...

Ford not as classy as media portrayal

Citing concerns about theft, Milwaukee area retailers keeping condoms under lock and key.

Donald Rumsfeld's Name Tops the List of Accused of War Crimes

CNN's Towsand: 'bin Laden Capture "A Success That Hasn't Occurred Yet"

I'll always remember ford as the Spare Tire president.

Gerald Ford, Greatest President in the History of the United States...

Who just saw that classic snub of Condi

The way w refers to 'sacrifice' sounds like we're in a death cult.

Did Ollie North & G. Gordon Liddy carry the Nixon balloon in the Ford parade?

So did bush get a 'kick' out of Saddam's choking to death?

Arroyo justifies transfer of convicted US Marine

Fox News Channel was the first to run some of the Saddam hanging footage

Whose coverage do you prefer, C-Span or CNN? (ford's funeral)

Hanging's Too Good For Us

Are think we're seeing the beginnings of the Administrations "plan" for Iraq.

What will the little monster say in his State of the Union address?

cheney's not wearing his parka today

Info re January 27th.

Top Iraqi source: U.S. tried to delay execution

The Army JROTC Creed

Iran vows to 'humiliate' U.S.

Text Of Chimps Ford Eulogy Released.......

mark foley. The man who vanished.


Second Thoughts on Gays in the Military - Fmr Gen Shalikashvili

Seriously what if W has a public breakdown

A Dispatch from the Turner-Chan War

Democrats to start WITHOUT GOP influence, on cspan

Question about Iraq casualties ...

Maliki launches investigation

Boise State beat Oklahoma in OT -- Good game

U.S. 'tried to delay' execution. (Why do I think that's a load of crap)

Anyone watching Al "I'm in charge" Haig on CSPAN1 now?

The whole thing is a farce.

Readers Respond: The Hussein Hanging

bush defeats Osama in American poll of villains.

Dayum... Three days with no mail service!

Cheney Regrets Buying Bush Laser Pointer (The Onion)

Nancy on the 110th congress

Israeli website rant-- America betraying Israel in Iraq

The former occupant of the White House I will mourn

Your Pain Body is very Seductive (Eckhart Tolle)

2DTV - George Bush - Christmas

Rep. Loebsack speaks on first 100 days

Ramsey Clarke speaks about the Middle Ages.. (oops I meant december 2006).


The YouTube Get Out of Iraq Campaign

Frankenstein Looks At Persia...

Frankenstein: Mission Accomplished...

Cool NEW VIDEO showing how Bush uses FEAR for his agenda!

Sixteen Military Wives by the Decemberists

Venezuelan media admitting complicity in the 2002 coup against Chavez

Olbermann's Special Comment on Sacrifice Part 2

Olbermann's Special Comment on Sacrifice Part 1

Was this what Bush was joking about Dana Carvey &Ford???

My definition of a neo-con

Dems to inherit agenda dominated by war

NRA Sounds Alarm of Not-So-Imminent Threat

Here's a name for the first working day of 2007...

The Sago Mine Disaster -- One Year Later


On the Hussein execution's timing

The US had an opportunity to shine but for............ugly voicies

Why I like John Edwards

"Its central theme will be sacrifice."---Bush 'surge' speech

Among Democrats, Lieberman stands alone. (For. Relat.Comm)

The "warnings" to Democrats are starting: Don't Get in Chimpy's Way!!

You know, when you think about it, the best thing that ever happened to the Dem party was Iraq.

What is with the president?

Worked hard for Dems since '72 and still haven't earned right to tell ANYONE they shouldn't run.

What day is the new congress being sworn in?

Protests of Saddam's hanging spreading across Iraq

Welcome to North Korea

Any news today on the Senator Johnson front?

Please help to keep Progressive Talk Radio in Ohio! They are taking Stephanie Miller away!

Surging into Wonderland

Remembering President Gerald R. Ford Beautiful - What Were You Watching??

Bu**sh**/Cheney: Asian dictator or African dictator?

My radio station just mentioned CNN's apology to Barack Obama

Marriage equality ban in Massachusetts advances.

Did Pres.Carter speak at the Ford funeral ? And if not why?

I thought Jimmy Carter was supposed to speak at the funeral.

Taliban commander vows bloody 2007 in Afghanistan

Screw repealing Don't Ask, Don't Tell until the war is over

Talking point advice: It's not "surge" is "escalation"

Any Predictions for 2007?

Oh, CNN you bastard. Obama character assassination.

A request for help from some capable DU member re: Carter's Ford eulogy tomorrow ...

CNN apologizes for Obama gaffe in Bin Laden graphic

C-Span Poll - Should Dems LISTEN to Repugs?

Are you ready for the "War on Christians"?

Medicare Changes Increase Costs, Move Closer to Privatization

Keith is Back & A Special Comment! Don't Miss It!

the shoe is on the other foot and they are begging for mercy

Last Year’s Coal Mine Deaths Increase 210 Percent Over 2005

New Zogby Interactive Survey

Someone in 2003 predicted to me a '08 Giuliani/Clinton Race

Bush blaming Gen. Casey-wants him out Quick

The "McCain Doctrine" is one thing...

Riverbend: A lynching makes Scarborough

We're better than this

Riverbend: A Lynching

KO's Special Comment...

Economic Report: Your boss is a liar.

Revealed: Rudy's '08 battle plans (campaign strategy leaked to press)

Crap. Is this a trial balloon for Jeb for V.P?

Any updates on Jeff Greenfield's little "joke" about Obama and the Iranian president?

To fly seven million light years to O'Hare and then have to turn around and go home because your

Everybody here loves Ronald Reagan!

Say NO To Bush's Last Stand

Just got a call from a machine doing a Republican candidate

Gerald Ford robbed Americans of information

"The Dark Side" (PBS) on shortly...

I don't like John McCain

Chimpy calls Ford "Gerald Frod"

Why was Baker in a brilliant RED scarf?

Edwards pushing universal health care

Bush concerned that Gen. Casey 'fixated' on withdrawing: so

This Modern World: Young supporters of the Iraq war take action

Democrats in Congress have difficult road ahead

With new Congress about to convene, Republicans issue letter already claiming to be victims

Surge for What? What Possible definitions of surge success are there?

This is Why Bush Won

Gerald Ford Robbed Americans Of Closure

Are you going to DC on the 27th?

Who do you trust to keep us out of the next war?

The Reason the IWR is Important

NBC News reported tonight that Bush will announce "Surge and Accelerate."

Huge increase in traffic to Edwards' website (graph)

Instead of fighting for my rights, I'm going to form a religion - Gay Jesus

For those not in favor of impeachment .... what would change your mind?

U.S. historians rate their president

GHWB at eulogy refers to Warren Commiss'n as the final say (so stop saying those things about me...)

Troops don't approve of Bush handling of war; majority believe war was wrong

Did we (Bush) give Iraq to Iran?

question for Wesley Clark supporters....

Helpful Hints for the GOP

My stepson left for Iraq today.

"Pick up the phone, old man, and tell 43 you love him." Garrison Keillor