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Archives: January 24, 2007

Ahmadinejad: United States, Israel will soon be destroyed

NYT editorial: The State of the Union

J. Michael Taylor, M.D.: What It Meant When Abortion Was Illegal

Tom Hayden: Bush is the Titanic, We are the Icebergs

NYDN's Lupica on Bush's hollow offer of 'working with Congress'

Carl Bernstein: Bush Administraton Has Done 'Far Greater Damage' Than Nixon

Maureen Dowd: A Case of Hearing Without Listening

‘The Contract with America’s Workers Is Unraveling’

Blackwater wants $10 million from lawyer for dead workers

Congress can block Iran War by taking nukes out of Bush's hands

Individualism and the Dog

President's Portrayal of 'The Enemy' Often Flawed

Greg Palast: Off the Rails: Big Oil, Big Brother Win Big in the State of the Union

President Bush’s SOTU Speech Ignores Facts On The Ground In Iraq and At Home (Gerald W. McEntee)

McClatchy Blog Offers Rough View of Baghdad

Democrats: Middle class 'losing its place at the table' (CNN)

Four Years On: Probing Press Failures in Run-Up to War

Bush brought subdued tone to State of Union

Paul Craig Roberts: Only Impeachment Can Prevent More War

Libby's revenge

Tech Pros Get Ready: We've Only Seen Tip Of Outsourcing Iceberg

WaPo's Meyerson: Bush a Delusional Hedgehog

John Nichols: The President's Healthcare Deform Plan

The World Agrees: Stop Him (Robert Scheer)

Bush's SOTU: Nixon Would Have Been Proud (AlterNet)

Tell the Media: The Jan. 27 Demonstration Speaks for Me (from AfterDowningStreet)

State of the Union: Stunned (Marie Cocco)

ABC - Senate panel approves resolution opposing Bush's plan

The postwar photographs that British authorities tried to keep hidden

State of Delusion

Truthout: The Iraq War and Crony Democracy

Joel Pett's "What's The Point."

Meat-eater's State of 'The Nation' (Mickey Z.)

Katrina Vanden Heuvel: The State of Healthcare (The Nation)

It's like making money on corruption and incompetence! (Mogambo Guru)

BBC:The American hostility towards Iran~analysis of SOTU

Is There Something Wrong with the System? Jane Smiley

Now on EBAY: Bid On Someone's Life (get a!)

The Libby trial from firedoglake

Can we not call people shills in this forum

Can Polyester Save the World?

Drilling blamed for Java mud leak - BBC

Rhino baby first for Hungary zoo (BBC)

TXU Claims Plans For 20% Emissions Cut In Mega-Coal Build, But Will Do It Through Tradable Credits

Renewable Energy Industry Reacts to State of the Union

Desertification Gathers Force As Nigerian Homes & Villages Vanish Under Sand - BBC

Expect No Climate Plan From G8 Summit This Summer - ENN

Boost for Iraq bird populations (BBC)

Vermont Installs Wind Based Hydrogen Station for Automobiles.

30 Years After Its Founding, NREL Has No Cafeteria, Old Labs, Shrinking Budget Relative To 2001

US auto giants safe under Bush energy plan: critics - AFP

Global Reaction To Bush Speech On Climate, Energy - "Very Disappointing", "A Load Of Rhetoric"

Deck Chair Time - Howard Scrambles Environment Jobs, Leaves Econ Portfolios Untouched - Reuters

Lebanon conflict oil 'contained' (BBC)

Detectable Mercury Present In Every Fish Sampled In 10 Western States -

African & Mediterrenean Butterfly Species Appearing In Austria - In January - Reuters

"New" Bush Energy Pronouncements Riddled With Contradictions - LA Times

Bush, Climate And The Ticking Clock - BBC

A Scorching Future - global warming and wine

Number Of Pregnant Polar Bears Denning On Shore Nearly Doubles Since 1994 - ADN

Bush focus on oil imports marks failure on climate, say greens - AFP

JV Forms to Develop Phase 1 of 3000 MW Wind Farm in British Columbia

Business chiefs welcome U.S. climate nod, want more - Reuters

Israel's image hits nadir

AP: President Moshe Katsav Asks To Be Temporarily Removed From Office

Al-Qaida No. 2: PA Chair Abbas is a 'traitor,' sold Palestinian land

A Freedom Ride (Nonviolence working in Israel/Palestine)

The transformation of the IRA shows why Israel should talk to Hamas

Carter’s Critics Warp the Debate He Hoped to Create (Zogby)

Jimmy Carter's 'Peace' Mission To Brandeis

Palestinians beaten at Guilford College

Did ESPN announcer insult Jews?

A Short Computation!

Thermite devices...pdf

More Questions in Florida 13 - David Dill, Walter Mebane

New York to CIBER, EAC: "hides their soiled laundry."

EAC's Bro and Sis, Cutesy Emails, CIBER & $1.6 M Stock Dumping

You Tube "HOW TO INSTRUCTIONS" - Homemade Key Unlocks Diebold Voting Machine

JUSTICE O'CONNOR: BUSH V. GORE NOT "COURT'S BEST EFFORT"Election Reform, Fraud & News Wed 1/24/07

The Hill: Jennings campaign to tout study discounting ballot design theory

Attorney Political Analysis of Election Officials' Convictions in Ohio 2004 Pres recount rigging

Kenneth Blackwell's attorney's say... It's Moot

Verdict Is In: Two Ohio Workers Found Guilty Of Rigging Vote Recount In 2004 (X POST)

In Douglass Tribute, Slave Folklore and Fact Collide

Bush's risky State of the Union ploy (What a scam!!!)

Gunmen open fire on Iraqi minister's convoy, kill one

Daily body count in Baghdad falls(but others are doubtful)

Murtha says Iraq deployments straining military gear

Jordan-U.S overall trade surpasses $1.7b

AP: Bush urges Congress to embrace Iraq policy

2 Marines die from wounds sustained during operations in Iraq

Sept. 11 Cop Dies As Son Attends 'Union'

Diver Survives Being Partially Swallowed By Shark

Cheney and Pelosi Do the Two-Party Two-Step By Dana Milbank WaPo

E. Howard Hunt, 88; Cold War spy was Watergate break-in mastermind

Is There Something Wrong with the System? Jane Smiley

Dell opens global center in Malaysia

Prof on hunger strike over `harassment' (Sami al Arian)

Iraq Parliament Finds a Quorum Hard to Come By

Dems Confident Iraq Resolution Will Pass

Iraqi Politicians: Bush Ideas Not New

Reuters: Arab League's Moussa warns U.S. against Iran attack

Bush's Oil Stockpile May Support Prices as Asia Buys

NYT: Kerr-McGee Is Found Liable in Lawsuit Over Oil Royalties (cheating Gov't)

Westchester (NY) Family May Buy Air America

4 Americans in Iraq Crash Shot in Head

Richard Viguerie Blasts Bush

Reuters: Saudi, Iran working on deal to end Lebanon crisis

CNN Just Now: Kerry to announce he won't run.

AP Breaking: Israeli President Katsav Asks To Be Temporarily Removed From Office

US cautious on Sadr group's return to Iraqi politics

Iran defends U.S.-backed Iraqi government

Outsourcing affects nearly 400 jobs at The Hartford

Senate panel expected to oppose Bush's Iraq plan: Hagel: "We better be damn sure..."

Police: Abducted Indiana Mom, 4 Kids Found Safe

Americans were executed after copter crash in Iraq

Bush brought subdued tone to State of Union

Jury Reaches Split Decision In BOE Misconduct Trial (OH)

Reuters: Zawahri warns U.S. of reprisal if policy unchanged

BBC: Allies 'differ' over Iraq plans (US envoy wants UK to stay on)

Military: Four held in sneak attack on U.S. in Iraq

Senate panel votes against Bush on Iraq (with text of Resolution)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday January 24

Proud to Be Union: Actors Highlight SAG Membership in a Theater Near You (Tom Hanks)

Libby lawyers attack witness credibility

Keep Your Enemies Close... (Iran gets help from US "Ally")

Iraq Shi'ites blast Bush comparison with al Qaeda

Microsoft in hot water over Wikipedia edits

Reuters: Scientists restore gene to shrink tumors in mice

US contractors in Iraq shot in back of head

State of Disunion: Republicans Beat Up on Bush After Speech

ABC: Mike Nifong, Former Prosecutor in Duke Lacrosse Case, is Charged with New Ethics Violations

Cause of Iraq chopper deaths disputed

AP To Wire Libby Bloggers To Readers

300 students turned away from N.O. (public!) schools

Obama Goes On Campaign to Debunk Madrassa Education Allegation

Kerry to bow out of '08 presidential race (plans to announce today)

Reuters: US conducts second air strike in Somalia-report

White Atlanta suburbs push for secession

Ex-deputy arrested in 1964 race case

Cheney downplays Iraq violence, sees 'a lot of success'

Bachmann raises eyebrows with long hold on president

Company anti-war e-mail angers military supporters

Street kids raid poverty summit {for food} (BBC)

Hillary's Hollywood Friends Switch Sides (Guess who)

Restaurants Blast K-Fed TV Ad (Working in Fast Food is FUN!)

U.S. claims it has evidence of Iran's interference in Iraq

US to pledge $770 million in aid for Lebanon

GOP urges (Sandy) Berger lie test

Iraqi, US forces battle insurgents in Baghdad Sunni bastions(Haifa Street)

U.S. extends (3200) combat tours in Afghanistan

Ecuador defense minister dies in air crash: sources

Bush wrong on Iraq, says Japan

Senate rejects effort to pass minimum wage bill without additional tax cuts

Chief US military doctor in Iraq among crash dead

Ray gun makes targets feel as if they are on fire

Reuters: UN chief protests Sudan arrests, beatings of staff

Judge: Lawyer Leaked Padilla Transcripts

Reuters: Trans fat alternative may have its own problems

Lawmakers call for Bush impeachment, NM

US ambassador slams Canada for pushing to have Arar taken off watch list

WP: Leave Politics To Us, Senator Warner Tells General Petraeus

Two Ohio Election Workers Found Guilty Of Rigging Vote Recount

This is the dream team!

So now that I have stayed up too late and done too many things

Maintenance program for Cal-Peggy's m,y,d,e,a&r keys

I'm going to bed, but idgiehkt wanted me to post this because

Going To Bed, Here's Your Assignments...

Colbert Roasts Chevy Chase Alive

Post the album cover of your favorite record from your birthyear.

Am I on anyone's block list

I'd like to help someone get on a bus to Washington, D.C. this weekend...

Diver Survives Being Partially Swallowed By Shark

OK sleepyheads!!

Dinner/Snack Time. Southern Style

Post a Link To Your Favorite Eighties Music Video

I spent the afternoon watching Sex and the City with my crush. Ask me anything.

So, Is Scooter Libby The Effi White of the Bush Admin

Car keys? An inconsequential rant.

Stop me if you've heard this one (No, it's not the brazillion joke)

Today is a dark and sad day for Delawareans - we hang our heads in sorrow....

All right, now. Lurking is getting me into trouble. Would you like to know why?

Anybody ever flown Emirates airlines?

Happy Birthday, Lynn. You would be 43 today.

I am alone at work

My computer crashed

Bush is bad for your heart. I have proof.

Dumb Question: Halal - does one "keep" halal?

Can this week get any better? Colts win, Webb amazes, and

I, for one, am glad Hilary is running ads on DU

THE funniest Budweiser Clydesdale ad

Biodiesel: I smelled Chinese food on the way to work this morning!

What do I need to do to get you to BLOCK me?

Which of these celebrities do you think is next to die?

Anybody else curious about this?

I have found the greatest litter box EVER!!!

Does this smiley look like a yellow baseball?

Guess the band by name origin quiz #2

Condescend to ONE DUer

In case you're tired of hearing about him in GD...

Anyone else here who cannot type with a mackerel, I never could.

Today in history 1-24

Have you had your 15 minutes of flame?

Flea decries Jimi Hendrix brand energy drink

"Heroes" beats "24" in first head-to-head Monday night

Other than weight loss and soda/coffee, what do you use to give yourself an energy boost?

Who here made/makes their own babyfood?

When was the last time you apologized?

So, let's say Shitface McLiar told the truth about the deficit being cut in half -

Disgusting new word: SHILT

I wish I were good at photoshop.

Got time for some love advice?

I have found the greatest letter box EVER!!!

I love my dog!!!

Is Vonage reliable enough for an office phone?

Mummified baby from '50s found in locker

Cruise 'is Christ' of Scientology

It hurts me

What would you do if Bush* pardoned Leonard Peltier?

Do you "go along to get along"?

I'm gonna keep Mas Qe Nada cranked on repeat

Well, I completely bombed the Jeopardy! online test.

Some sports news

Anyone here ever get that not so fresh feeling?

I love beef jerky, turkey jerky, and bison jerky!

Hippo cruelty charges dropped

Post Your Playlist time again!

Are you naive?

Despite what Leftymom says...I am NOT making the sex with a Republican.

Want a brain-breaking mental image?

When's the new Rapture?

Night of the Day of the Dawn of the Son of the Bride of the Return of the Revenge of the Terror

Batman -- Hush

how big is your

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Wed 1/24/2007)

Congratulations babylonsister!! 35,000 posts

DU reviews -- TEMPUR-PEDIC Mattresses

How green was your

A true Bears fan....

If you like to do jigsaw puzzles, here is a site you might enjoy.

The average hunter gatherer consumes about 2700 calories per day

Have you had your 15 minutes of fame?

The Greatest Show On Earth!

There can be only ONE DUer.


Did you know....(useless information category)

I'm a great-aunt again (oh yeah, and a leg update)

I discovered the best way ever to lose weight!!!!

Aw, crap!

The Oscar Academy is on crack

Is it just me...

I didn't find the ranch-flavored chips to be particularly "zesty."

What do you call a German dickhead?

Which songs would you add to a playlist of 80s alternative political songs...

What I learned in a Fundie Junior High

Excerpts from a dog's / cat's daily diary!!!!11!

Come visit Vancouver... our tourism board shows how friendly we are


its real simple--

Poof ...Its Gone!

Love for billyskank!

First Baby Einstein and now Bert

I wonder what the women of DU think about Cheerleaders?

What is the first dance you learned?

My GF says I cannot call my future daughter QueerSpawn

Help. Need answers to computer printing/graphics questions.

Know-it-alls drive me crazy

Viva Las Vegas...

B I G F O O T: Ask (or tell) Me Anything.

If I had money, I woudl right now walk out of my classroom. My students are the most disrespectful

I think I have finally figured out Napoleon Dynomite....

Remember when Obama said

Employment Forum

Condiment ONE DUer

I love technology... Ray gun makes targets feel like they're on fire

Appreciation thread for Mentalsolstice!

Ever feel the need to just flee, get away?

Is anyone watching

Adorable kitties.

It's time to play "make a fundie head explode":

Do you still have heros? Do you still believe there are heroic people?

What Type of Alcoholic Beverage Are You?

I broke my Sims 2!!

I think the name of that show Medium should be changed....

I've decided to remove the Ignore feature.

Welcome to dinner with blondeatlast. You are ALL invited--but you better

Misc Info Dept:

Cat advice: How do I keep my cat from chewing wires?

Sponge-cleaning advise sets microwaves on fire

I got a great art gig doing a mural in a library!

Please look at this! Beautiful Oregon web site by Lyn Topinka... gorgeous photos!

I broke Firefox.

You can start hating me now: I just finished my taxes.

A True Bears Fan (Joke)

Online College Courses

six degrees of Kevin Bacon

Building a safer MySpace

*(#@&%#( - this new Naked Trucker and Ignorant Redneck Fuckstick show is awful

I've decided to remove the Accept feature

Someone should have told me this: A PATTYMELT IS THE WORST FOOD EVER.

OMG! I've just realized that since at least Thanksgiving, I've not gotten my HERK ON!

Tony Danza IS Max Bialystock!

My neighbor broke me up

I just have to tell y'all: I have the best sister in the world.

Make Sure Your New Computer Is Preloaded With VISTA HOME PREMIUM.

Discreetly dancing - sh

I came to the lounge for a breather

13 posts away from 13,000...ask me about my road trip!

Guided by Voices fans...some suggestions, please.

Omg, mixed salted nuts, omg!

I need hugs tonight if anyone has any extras

If you could have a conversation with anyone, living or dead, who would it be?

Well I WAS one of the cool people!

Anyone else ever tempted to ask if they can be BS'd?

You know that Hooty......

I Boiled Live Animals - Ask Me (Almost) Anything

4 reasons why Eddie Hazel is the greatest guitar player of all-time

Obscene Lyrics To Pop Tunes

What is the best way to save videos from Youtube to your computer?

My tummy hurts after reading GD

When did sex threads jump the shark? eom

The cops are still searching my neighbours... and I'm out of the shower

Good grief, dude! You wonder why most personals pass you by...

I wonder what the men of DU think of Cheerleaders?

Can someone please translate this from german for me...

So evidently OUR Whole Foods *will* sell live lobster!

Sniffa, where you be?

You know, I never got to see if anyone blocked me or not.

Congratulations uppityperson!! 20,000 posts

I just spent the last 18 hours putting all you bastards on block.

Most disgusting uses of condiments?

Less than 48 hours until my awesome and terrific GF is here?

I LOVE "Dirt" ....

Anyone else ever tempted to ask if they can be TS'd?

Roseanne Cash


Is there any way to get beer from out of state...

Should I use my 12,345th post to say something profound? Ah hell, why start now? So, discuss "freem"

Hello after a long hiatus....I'm fine, how is everyone else?

the Leftymom appreciation thread

What are your plans for the day?

It happened again, I now have 3 more cats.

Restless Leg Syndrome

Which DUers deleted their MySpace accounts?

Here he is:

Could Comcast possibly suck any more?

What does your cat say?

Condiment ONE DU'er

I'm so afraid the new Ghost Rider movie will suck big ones.

TOP CHEF: who will win?


Have you accepted Tom Cruise as your personal savior?

I'm bored...ask me anything! Please!

Anyone else here who cannot type with a typewriter, I never could.

I have the least common eye color.

What was your favorite "slow dance" song when you were in high school?

Three words:

CongratulationsMrs Grumpy!! 45,000 posts

If you made a soundtrack for "An Inconvenient Truth"...

Hello. My name is SeattleGirl, and I'm a DU-aholic!

Candidate for the LOUNGE OFFICIAL T-SHIRT:

BUTCH WALKER fans: what's a good album to start with?

Drinkin' Salsa and Eating Chips

Little Miss Sunshine

Three days. THREE DAMN DAYS in a row now!

Gramps and I are going to Las Vegas. What should we do while we're there?

What is the one rule you live by. The one thing you would never consider breaking?


I've got a schnauzer and JRT making a puppy den under the covers

Post a musical confession that may actually make you a bad person

I finally laid a hand on the alien invader in my home!

Time to Admit that your on MySpace

Post some good dance music! (any era)

Thread for those missing miss_american_pie...

Carter, Clinton Seek To Bring Together Moderate Baptists

Which sounds the most far fetched?

UK Catholics and Anglicans oppose anti-discrimination law on gay adoption

"Heaven is a mixed neighborhood"

Are human beings part of the physical universe?

A Mild Rant

Running discussion with a friend that turned religious

Voiding Bay State Marriages

Wanting It Both Ways

The "419 Episcopalians" to lose their priest licenses

Schools required to distribute 'ex-gay' literature; Truth Wins Out slams move

Great article on Lovie Smith and Tony Dungy

Does anyone have any interest in resurrecting the "Daily Psychic" thread?

Woah, not a good night.

I need some good energy to come my way PLLLLEEEAAASSSSEEEE

On money...

Did anybody see the Hillary/Kerry split screen on KO last night?

Hillary Tries To Imitate Kerry on Iraq

Do we have access to McAuliffe's SOTU responses while he was DNC Chair?

Obama: "Three months ago, I gave my opinion." Yea, sure.

SFRC Hearing: Bus. Mtg to consider Iraq proposals

Alert : Media says Kerry will make a speech on the floor to announce he

Kerry to Make Major Iraq Address on Senate Floor

I want to get over my disappointment in today's news long enough

Nice post from one of Kerry's donors on TPM

Rah Hillary!! Booo Kerry

For those that want to do this...

Just got Kerry's e-mail. STILL FIGHTING.

Yes, I know people wanted him to run, but consider

To the John Kerry Group

Someone get word to the Kerry people, I don't want my name on his e-mail

some warm fuzzies

I Sympathize with your disappointment with Kerry's announcement.

does anyone have a link to Kennedy's remarks on JK?

I defer to you folks' instincts here. Which of the other

It's time for chocolate and shoe shopping!!

Wonderful diary -- thank you, john kerry (in pictures)

E-mail sent.

C-Span to Replay Kerry's Senate Remarks from Today

Some encouragement for my friends...and a challenge for us

Kerry's on NOW

Another thing to think about. Not fun, but another thing.

Condolences from Iowa...


Breaking: MSNBC just said Kerry is NOT running.

Teddy seems really shaken. n/t

President Bush’s SOTU Speech Ignores Facts On The Ground In Iraq and At Home

State of Our Union...

Stewart/Koppel ~ Brutal Shah exposed...

War from Space...

Webb's Response to Bush - We'll show him the way

Wonderful and Wise Response to SOTU!

The Kucinich Plan: Swap U.S. Troops for U.N. Troops

Memorial Day 2006 - The Endless Funeral Procession...

The American Empire:Democracy to Fascism...

HILLARY: I'm In, and I'm In to Win

I don't need your civil war!

Cong. woman can't keep hands off Pres.

Hagel on Iraq: There is no plan.

Last Goodbye: US Soldiers from Iraq War

President Clinton Last Days in Office...

Grant Smith on the Neocons

Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers [1/12]

Hagel challenges all 100 Senators on Iraq resolution ("you want a safe job? go sell shoes.")

Jim Webb gives Democratic response to 2007 SOTU (Part 2)

Cheney on Situation Room re: Mary's pregnancy

John Lennon, "Watching the Wheels"

Keith Olbermann looks back at State of the Union Address

Sleepy Senator John McCain (snoozing at the SOTU)

Rosie on the View: Impeach Bush

"in all we do, we must remember that the best health care decisions are made not by government..."

Reuters interpretation of the SOTU (must see)

CAPTION the Unpopular One

Webb makes a lot of sense as a Vice Presidential candidate - especially to Edwards and Obama

A Two Term President Shown Whose Boss by a Freshmen Senator who threatens to "show him the way"

Scarborough outed! Boehner told JS 'this was the best speech'

"Edgar" drinks water..oh but "Charlie" does too

Anybody watching Charlie Rose ? Good panel there discussing SOTU

Is Bush's Civilian Reserve the same as Clark's?

Somewhere, Al Gore had to be laughing tonight regarding Bushie's mention of Climate Change

I liked Edwards response to Hillary on Scarborogh

Wisconsin Newspaper Calls For Bush Impeachment

John Edwards on MSNBC now

Remember the British memos? How can anyone give this madman any credit at all?

US Soldiers taunt crippled dog in Iraq - Video

has any station captured Lieberman w/ a response to the SOTU?

If we won't hold him accountable for the crazy Brit memo then Iran is unstoppable too

with this talk of a Civil volunteer core, whatever happened to Americorps?

You know that Groucho quote about being a member of a club.

Charlie Rose: NO GWB fans on tonight's panel

You know that Groucho quote about being a member of a club.

Officials aim to add 20 new Fisher houses over four years

Are CNN Captioner's Dingbats? Have Webb's son in Vietnam

Bush pleads for Iraq plan: ‘Give more death a chance’

Sooo... who is taller? Jon Stewart or Dennis Kucinich?

Wake me when it's 2008

Some coffee stands get steamier (barrista bimbos)

Help universal health care in CA by surfing the web

In case anyone missed and wants to see Sen. Webb's rebuttal

What has the shrub done in 6 years to warrant the credibility of "give it a chance?"

A guy from Newsweek just said on Charlie Rose that 'Give it a chance'

Please visit/join Jim Webb's new PAC

WSJ Attacks OCA for Driving rBGH off the Market & Boycotting Horizon Factory Farm Milk[/b]

You know who Jim Webb looks like?

I really enjoyed the king's large speech last night!


The speech that Dick tore up

Anyone notice a huge bloc of Dems dashing for the door as soon as the SOTU ended?

Quiet Please...I'm working on my new gaazillion dollar idea...

Howard Hunt, key Watergate figure, has died

Is W mentally ill and obsessed by Iraq?

Joshua Holland: Bush's SOTU - Nixon Would Have Been Proud (Rangel laughs @ call for balanced budget)

I'm shocked...all 3 soldiers on CNN had negative reaction to SOTU

Suburban DC Schools required to distribute 'ex-gay' literature

let the Washington Post know how you felt about the SOTU-5000 words or less

The News Cycle. Did the administration succeed?


Repugs are STILL trying to pin 9-11 on Clinton!

Caption this SOTU pic

MoonBAts Grasping at Straws - who cares about Sandy Berger.

LTE: Oh don't hit me with photo of bloody Iraq Street on Front Page!

Bush was right about one thing "People didn't vote for failure", to bad

I so wanted to watch Keith Olbermann last night but I had to turn it off thanks to Tweety

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines


Craig Crawford says the Republicans will bring up Whitewater against Hillary


I didn't get to see the SOTU address last night

Yes, bush did a very nice job of saying 'fuck you'.

Photoshop request

Prosecutor Seeks Conspiracy Charge Against DeLay

New Rule: ban former politicians or lobbyists from corp. media channels.

Here is a "good news" story that I picked up this morning...

Gas Price Surge Nationwide

"My God, people, they're going to come over here! We lost 100 men a day in Vietnam

Great audio recap of yesterday at the Libby trial

Protesters for sale!

Biggest, most laughable lie of last night's speech:

Short Hours Before The SOTU, Another Victim Of The Sociopath Dies.

Military Builds Robotic Insects

Jim Webb was superb last night....

This unknown Chicago Bears fan may make KO's "Worst Person" list

Marcy Wheeler's (emptywheel) Libby Trial Coverage Up Now at DKos

"large endeavors underway, and others that are ours to begin"

Bush SOTU - Down Looks Like Up

WHO might be signing up for the volunteer civilian reserve corps?

I have a great deal of regard for Dikembe Mutumbo. He is a class act.

Is there an objective test to determine if a picture has been photoshopped?

What we really need to be talking about right now is "Sex Teachers"

This AOL poll needs DU help! Re SOTU and Bush.

"Stay the course" has morphed into...

Disappointed! "Surprise Rapture Disrupts Bush's 2007 State of the Union Address"

does boy wonders signing statements allow us to do the same now

Woot! Bush was criticized by comentators on public radio for saying "Democrat Majority"!

Iraq Resolution on CSPAN3

Veteran's group criticizes SOTU

Wingnut gossip round-up: Homeless O'LOOFAH, Pickles tries to return designer dress, & MORE

MSNBC Poll: What was your overall impression of the State of the Union speech?

The People's Counter State of the Union Message (from After Downing Street)

Anyone listening to Hagel on C-Span3?

republix beat up on bush after speech

Obama better watch his back!

Iraq Shi'ites blast Bush comparison with al Qaeda

I am reassured -- The Democratic Leadership has not changed -- Webb wrote his speech himself.

And now, for my 1000th post, I'd like to thank DU

Hastert is on C-SPAN WJ now

On doubling the federal oil reserve.

Did any of the SOTU talking head coverage note the curious omission of Katrina?

Live Radio Covereage of Sundance - Right now bitching about Bush

Where did they get this focus group from? CNN ticker post -

Just saw Jeeh-zus Camp last night.

Wash. Post reporter baselessly suggested Edwards broke campaign finance law

Why always CSPAN 3?

Webb re: Bush: "We will be showing him the way"

Pelosi and Cheney getting "chummy"

Americans voted for a new direction

Democrats Will be Blamed for Iraq Failure if They Don't put an End to It.

Tent City (St. Pete, FL) update

The Senate is debating the LINE ITEM VETO...they're In Session, NOW! C-SPAN 2.

Libby's attorney asserted WH and State Dept are the real leakers

What are you willing to give for issues important to you?

Caption this...

Please tell me this is a sick joke

Need Air America location address for RealPlayer

Hope somebody posts the video of

will doubling the size of the strategic petroleum reserve benefit Big Oil?

??? Is Fitz Back in Court This A.M???

where are the block lists? i only had them on for a short time yesterday

Anyone have Fitz' video or text from yesterday?

Former exec in Irvine says he was fired over religion

2002-BUSH ADMIN-Tried To Get Congress To Approve Military Action-ANYWHERE-In Middle East

Snoozing Senators (during the SOTU speech)

Lou Sheldon blasts Newt Gingrich for receiving gambling funds, must have forgotten about eLottery

* travels to Wilmington, Del. to speak on energy initiatives today - pics


Bush's Speech Fact Checked !! (click here)

John Mcain's informal response to the SOTU

Senators eye rejection of Bush war plan

Follow up on the "New Hope Maternity Home" escapees

As someone who has a family member who has fought in Iraq....

Al Queda is Sunni Extremists? Iran is Shi'ite Extremists? But Iraq is Now Largely Shi'ite: HUH?

Hysterical Satire Clip of SOTU....

Bush is a loser who has turned the U.S. into a nation of cowards.

LOL - Obama 'poses' alongside Lugar and Hagel today - pics

Republicans kicking and screaming on C-Span (House)

Well I'll be gosh darned. bush DID mention Osama.

"And let them bear the guilty burden, before the world" (Declassified Poetry From Gitmo)

forgive my ignorance-Is the military "full"?

A Few Words in Defense of Our Country by Randy Newman

my angle of the STOU speech showed mostly the right

Barack Obama: It's Time for Something New

Have you heard the new media talking point-"Bush not as agressive as last year"

Great picture of Democrats at SOTU

Busy day at Fox News. Enough news about small stuff that there was no news on trial of Scooter Libby

Vote on cloture on the Minimum Wage NOW.

I think the fight over "the surge" is a deflection

My computer crashed

Has anyone ever heard Bush licker Mike Barnicle mention that Chimpys suits cost $2,000 to $14,000?

Sooo... how goes the blocking?

DU reviews -- TEMPUR-PEDIC Mattresses

Didn't Gore push for NAFTA? Wasn't Gore DLC?

If Hegel leaves the Republicans

New ethics charges: Is this the kiss of death for Prosecutor Nifong?

CSPAN 3 Foreign Relations Cmte Markup--Biden Dodd going at it!

Rate The Corporate Media's Coverage...

Have I said today how much I hate these people?

How can any Democrat against our involvemnt in Iraq support Hillary?

Yet another Republican arrested for being a child predator (Denver)

"Open-minded" Matthews: McCain "deserve[s] the presidency"

Big Oil and Big Brother Win Big in the State of The Union

"one-trick president who keeps doing the same thing over and over"

I had a dream about Gore

An analogy in reply to those accusing the "Pull the troops out now." and "Give us a timetable."

Fed-up Soldiers Finding New Ways To Protest The War

Two choppers shot down in the last few days?

Anyone have Olbermann's video about Bush's past SOTU lies?

Anyone know anything about Internet security?

Sen Hagel: "There Is NO Strategy-This Is A Pingpong Game With American Lives"

Did anyone watch the SOTU on HDnet?

Moving Anti-War Display

Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Indefensible should be fired!

The Supremes and the Joint Chiefs should not attend the SOTU.

The price of hypocrisy (rice)

Bush is not an idiot. He is simply following the plan laid out by PNAC.

Western Downwinders Conference -Jan. 27th Re: Nuclear Fallout


"I had to make myself not think of them as people.."

Scary thought of the day: President Alberto Gonzales...

Lizzie Cheney - The Pride of Lockheed Martin - Speaketh

So did Lieberman or any Democrat get effusive with Bush this time?

Biggest pet peeve during SOTU!

No More 'N' Word: A Texas Mayor Tries to Get Rid of Racial Slur in Town

Would someone please link SOTU,

If we're gonna drop letters out of "Republicans", I vote for "Pubics".

What happened to my thread about the STFU tie color contest?

Webb has "gravitas"...

Simple Scotty on the Daily Show tonight

New "Volunteer Army Corp" - could this be related to the guest worker program?

Anyone know what tax breaks are attached to the senate version of the min. wage bill?

So...Feds are aware that Ebay is being used to fence stolen items

Republican Senator Hagel Seems to be Heading Opposition to Iraq War Escalation.

Webb should give one of the Keynotes in Denver in 08

let me get this straight-we are at war with....

Life on C-SPAN is SOOOOOOO good these day

CSPAN 3 Foreign Relations Markup back--Obama up!

Opinion Piece on the Income Gap and a potential solution

Waas: Libby Lawyers Signaling for Pardon?

So has anything disappeared from you Safety Deposit Box?

"How Like A Fawning Publican He Looks"

Now that Tuesday's Circus side show is over, let's march.......

Great news from the SOTU

The central falsehood in the SOU

How does a stateless criminal organization spread "totalitarianism"?

RADICAL FRINGE TOON: Wed. 1/24 - How do you get out of a hole?

"& whatever you voted for, you did not vote for failure". Damn straight we didn't.

Bush says it will be a disaster if we leave Iraq now?

Sen. Hagel: "If we don't debate this, we're not worthy of our country."

Why does Lindsey Graham get so much coverage?

Former WH press Flak Puffy McCmoonface on The Daily Show, Dobbs on Colbert

Of the 12 killed in the helo crash were NG from VA/MD/IA

What I learned from last night

I just want to make sure I have this right.

At least three different wars being waged in Iraq

No Means No: Michele Bachmann Feels Up the President

Bush wants to tax people on their company paid health insurance to pay for tax breaks for uninsured

Flea decries Jimi Hendrix brand energy drink

All he (Bush) is saying, is give war a chance...

Message to Congress:

White Atlanta suburbs push for secession

Conservative Bloggers Think Breast Cancer is Funny

Saudi, Iran working on deal to end Lebanon crisis

Why would Lynn Cheney warrant being interviewed by Norah O'Donnell

i wish * would STFU for a while ...

Wack a Wednesday on its naughty bum, . . . then please come CAPTION!!!

I wonder what the women of DU think about Cheerleaders?

CIA Leak: Ari Fleischer Took the Fifth, Testified Under Immunity

If I had money, I woudl right now walk out of my classroom. My students are the most disrespectful

What got "bleeped-out" during the SOTU on MS-NBC?

10 Year Plan to End Homelessness in King County (Seattle)

Breaking News: Senate Panel, 12-9, Approves Nonbinding Resolution Against Troop Increase in Iraq

Two contrasting views of the SOTU...

Kerry's not running -- how bad is that for BushCo?

Glenn Beck.... what an asshole.

No one wants failure in Iraq. That's why so many of us are opposed to the surge.

Reminder: if you can't make it to the Saturday march but want to be HERE IN SPIRIT:

The public could have been educated about the history of the ME conflicts

Now I'm convinced more than ever about McCain...

Whatever Happened to the "Human-Animal Hybrids"?

Let's not forget the BS that Alberto Gonzalez is spouting --

Obama One-Ups Hillary WIth Universal Health Care and Iraq Phased Re-deployment

I believe any DEM running for President - must support the Feingold/Boxer Bill!

4 Americans in Iraq crash shot in head

The debates...

I haven't seen any comments on Bush's plan for health insurance.

"Prosecutors Want DeLay Charge Reinstated" He's Baaaaaaack!

How annoying is Ed Shultz today?

Bush tells Americans: "This is not the fight we entered in Iraq, but it is the fight we are in."

Hagel: To Senators Worried About Politics Of Iraq War: ‘If You Wanted A Safe Job-Go Sell Shoes’

`Christian wellness’ practitioners draw federal scrutiny

Today's must-watch interview: Blitzer interviews Dick Cheney.

I hope it was worth it Dennis.

Do you think that Kerry could be a potential VP candidate in '08?

33% approval rating means nonapprovers outnumber approvers 2 to 1

Whoring for chimp's "ownership society" isn't noble

Did you see Moxie and Spunk at the SOTU last night? She had a

Senate panel votes against Bush on Iraq

Custer and Mister Magoo Were Better Deciders Than You - pic

John Kerry will not run for president

Harry Reid just gave a beatiful tribute to John and Teresa Kerry on the

Senate panel OKs Iraq war resolution

Now that Kerry's out, who will his supporters on DU back for the nom?

If BushCo invades Iran

Answer if you aren't a US citizen and don't live in the US, please.

Great book - "The Kite Runner"

Cafferty file questions for today:

Friends of God: A Road Trip With Alexandra Pelosi Premieres January 25!

Mean spirited Freeper letter, and my mean spirited answer

Why in the hell were these congressmen and women all over bushit?

DNC Hold Music

Wow! Wolf hammers Cheney pretty good in this interview:

Iraq.....Where's the diplomacy?

What elected leaders of Third World countries defied our corporations and survive?

Reppublicans in Senate block minimum wage hike

Hypocrite RePUKES. YOUR "gay" business is their business. THEIRS is off limits.

Sen. Kennedy: He had his chance

It's Official: Situation In Iraq Hopeless

What's the biggest factor in Kerry's decision not to run in '08?

761 illegal immigrants arrested in SoCal sweep

MUCH MORE FUN with the State of the Union Address!

The US war machine...expensive

John Kerry, I appreciate you and salute you. I'm also glad you're out.

I hate to do this but turn on Tucker

Good, refreshing analysis of SOTU on video from Charlie Rose

Things that Congress can and should cut funding for:

Civil War is breaking out through the entire Middle East

Wolfie actually giving a rough time on cnn (interview). cheney saying

Dramatic new war footage-Direct Identification revealed of HIGH VALUE TARGET

30-Something Work Group on the floor of the House now

Did the Guard unit with the sign about Kerry get slated for another tour of duty?

Cheney is still jacking off about WMD in Iraq

Overzealous Porn Prosecution Tramples Accused's Rights

Tucker said yesterday

BRAD BLOG: Bush Cuts 'See You Next Year' from SOTU Address! ALSO: Ignores 1.6 New American Vets!

Is the United States a terrorist state?

Is Martial Law the desired result?

Here's the real State Of The Union, Wink

Case of 24 sodas now 18 cans? Itsy bitsy cans of canned soup? Half gallons of ice cream that aren't?

Spocko hits the bigtime

Was Bush "softening up" critics in Congress for a possible strike on Iran?

My favorite photo of Bush from State of the Union: the melting witch (PIC)

Idiot Freeper chain letter I received

Minimum wage bill FAILED in the Senate?

Sick of stupid Repuke Chain Emails? Then lets start our own.

5 draft deferments Cheney speaking about people who don't have the stomach for the fight. The irony

Tony snow coming up on Hardball--his response to todays Senate REs

Pelosi eyeblinks clocked at 25-30 blinks per minute

(lol) RedState wonders "Where's our Obama?" "They all suck"

How many days since declaration of Mission Accomplished?

Video of tactics being used to retain young soldiers who are eligible to go home

I'm done

Damn! JK's Not Running in 08 Just Made Me A Liar To My Daughter!!!

Please do not forget.....

Why are RW groups that 'fight' 'liberal media bias' fighting against media REFORM? (Part 2)

Official: Sex offender passed for months as a 12 year old

Help I need to find a charity that needs beds

Did you hear why Cheney thinks Hillary would NOT be a good president?

A poll to DU

Tony Snow and the Lying Bastards. Arrogance Beyond Treason.

Was Libby Was Scapegoated Because Rove Would Link Bush ??.....

When dealing with religious fundamentalism, we've come a long way.

I listen to Rush and Hannity. Not because I enjoy them but

Gore should announce when he wins his oscar

17 percent drop in overseas travelers to the United States since 9/11

Make Sure Your New Computer Is Preloaded With VISTA HOME PREMIUM.

Randi: Rubbermaid is out of business.

CNN's Blitzer Hyping "Carter Apologizes for Book Comments" coming up nowww....

Has anyone used the new lap band to lose weight? I'm thinking about

Gray's Anatomy Star Told to Enter Rehab over Anti Gay Slur

When Tony Snow Sez "Frankly," He Means "I'm Lying"

Repub. Bloggers Vow To Not Raise Funds For IWR-supporting Senate Candidates

3063 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Freepers plan to protest Jane Fonda's protest

New message and video on Kerry's website

It's hard to admit but, we've already surrendered to the 'enemy'.

subpoena this: NBC CEO tirade demanding newsroom retract "Gore won" on election night 2000

Sen. Kerry on C-SPAN

Dean Responds to President Bush's State of the Union Address

Worth reading and thinking about in this country today (just as it was then)-and my take on it today

Please caption!

Pelosi, Reid demand 'prompt completion' of Iraq intel report

Have u forgotten . Remember when bush said its your money

"Hush Rush Plan" - Somehow, I got on a right-wing email list.


The Plame-Libby-Rove case - collected links from January 23-24

Top Kerry Supporter: Botched Joke Helped Trigger Decision Not To Run

Wolf Blitzer's "Death Wish Question" Contest

Caption *

5 Democrats in the SFRC who voted to do something about the escalation:

Justices defend Florida recount decision in a new book that was published this week

HIV-Prevention Groups Protest Anti-Prostitution Pledge

Notice: Senator Jim Webb on Lou Dobbs tonight...

U.S. helicopters strike high-rises in Baghdad - "We are firing at terrorists in those buildings,"

List your "favorite" pro-globalization idiots/cheerleaders:

Do you know the first thought I had when Bush introduced the Silver Star winner was?

Jim Webb on Lou DObbs now n/t

An odd coincidence?

Since the GOP insists on dropping "ic" from "Democratic", how about "..Publican", as in.......

Police: Escaped inmate stole rig to see dying mom

More charges filed against Nifong (Duke Prosecuter Busted)

Senators Who Voted Against the Minimum Wage and Are Up for Re-Election in 2008

I am actually sad about Kerry bowing out of the 2008 race.

Anybody else noticing an uptic in justifications for obscene CEO pay?

SCALIA Re: BUSH vs GORE: "Stop Rehashing The Decision-GET OVER IT"

did you say something Mr bush ???

"An Inconvenient Truth" Director: "I was 100% sure we WEREN'T going to get nominated"

Waxman requests info from GSA

Kerry says thanks

Did anybody else notice Chimpy's grimaces in SOTU last night?

Terry Mcauliffe Just said Democrat party on Hardball

Don't forget: Sen. Clinton's webchat tonight @ 7 PM EST


Caption Dick

Firedoglake: all about the opening day of the Libby trial

So does John Kerry get to keep his 15 million + war chest?

Tucker, what an asshole. 'We'll be back with clips from Kerry's speech, if you can stand it?'

Bush Presidency Afterlife

Nancy Pelosi is 66 years old?

McClatchy Blog Offers Rough View of Baghdad

For anyone who gets HDNet, Dan Rather Reports on Abramoff scandal right now

Bush’s State of the Union speech highlights crisis of US ruling elite...

*** Today's Live Blogging threads at

Cheney is One Arrogant POS.

is there a nastier piece of crap alive

I guess I am a real citizen again

Do new Ohio recount prosecutions indicate unraveling of 2004 election theft cover-up?

Military Shows Off New Ray Gun (AP)

McAullife brags: Hillary got "100 hits per minute" on her website!

Teacher accused of fondling four students at Braintree elementary school

They can say "Democrat" all they want;

Randi Rhodes, AAR, and CACI lawsuit...any info...?

A new PerspeXtive on on the NewZ...

Okay. Kate O'Beirne (on Hardball) was complimentary of Jim Webb.

A Day in the Life of Joe Middle-Class Republican

On Political Correctness

AP on the Protest March

'Scapegoat:' Scooter's Stunning Defense & The Circular Firing Squad

Jim Webb will be on with Keith Olbermann

Re: SOTU, My girlfriend said that is the only gracious thing Bush has ever said as president

Restaurant industry objects to K-Fed Super Bowl ad.

I wish there was a way to implement the House of Commons' "Questions for the Prime Minister" thing

I'm not used to being undecided - a question...

Holy Crap! Compare these photos of Condi and Pelosi from last night!

9/11 was the first and most obvious example of Bush's incompetence

We hate you too dick, & someday real soon you'll find out just how much.

Does anyone know about the NO CALL LIST?

Halo Suit: The body armor of the future?

CAPTION: "The Kiss"

How have your shrub voting acquaintances or family responded to the SOTU speech?

Has Cspan said anything about running Kerry's Senate floor speech today?

It all makes perfect sense now

Arni Arneson to be on Air America.

On Webblove: Memo to the media from Kos

The Beginnings Of Chickenhawks

What do you think of the

Drunk United Airlines Passenger Faces Federal Charges

(TOON) Steve Bell on the State of the Union 2007

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Here's why I won't vote for Hillary in the primaries:

Police May Be Able To Pull Over Unbuckled Drivers In Fl-Opponents Fear Increase In Racial Profiling

Carl Bernstein: Bush Administraton Has Done 'Far Greater Damage' Than Nixon

Scarborough: Discussing what war with Iran looks like...

Just for fun--ever wonder where the cast of MASH donates their money?

What can one do with a BSE in education and a M.ed in Special Education? in the business world?

Kucinich: New Funding will give Bush resources to attack Iran

Home education is a deterrent to abortion and a way to boost pro-life activism

The state of Ecuation...the true result of NCLB

NYT (Still Rove's Lap Dog): Libby's 'scapegoat' defense may not be supported by any evidence

Is DU buggy tonight?

Which great historical figure would you support for President now?

It should be pointed out to folks talking about "Al Gore's Oscar".....

If Dems somehow "lose" in '08 (God Forbid) I think Webb would be in the mix for '12

George W. Bush is no longer a lame duck president..

Is anyone here a constituent of looney tunes Michelle Bachmann?

Give Bush A Chance In Iraq??

Joe Wilson Vindicated By Key Docs Introduced Into Evidence (Larry C. Johnson)

Dumb question--what happens to Kerry's campaign money?

Chuck D: Don't boom boom boom

Travis Co. [Tx ] trying to get conspiracy charge for DeLay reinstated..

A very, very sad case of cause and effect.

If our current Presidential candidates were founding fathers who would they be?

Katrina investigations=IMPEACHMENT. Get hold of the "embarassing emails." It's that simple

Sometimes it feels so hopeless... seems the world is consumed by GREED

So much for the concept that Libby was a very busy man

Help Al Gore Hold Congress's Feet To The Fire On Climate Change

Hillary, Giuliani have the inside track to hedge fund money

Dear DUers - please help my thread.

Great editorial in WaPo detailing Bush's lies about "thu enumee"

GOP Rep .Michele Bachmann : "He(Bush) kissed me in Minnesota, too."

Okay, who gave Wolf Blitzer a spine all of the sudden?

Yet ANOTHER reason to get our troops OUT of Iraq: From the mouth of Dick Cheney

So I turn on CNN right now and the first thing I hear is

How do you ask a man to be the last man to die for a mistake?

I wish the primaries were on the same day in every state.

(Church formerly attended by Bush Sr.) - Ex-Church Official Guilty in Child Porn Case

Ex-Lawman in Mississippi indicted in 1964 slayings.

Cheney Dismisses Questions Of His Credibility As ‘Hogwash’

Charlie Rose tonight: John Burns (NYT) is back from Iraq -- only guest

With 2008 out of the way--I wish John Kerry would let it rip about Ohio 2004.

States of the Union: Reflections from New Orleans

The Super Bowl is coming...

"When Barak Obama was still mowing lawns in Illinois"

Can anyone tell me why Nancy Pelosi won't cut the funding to Iraq?

If I was the Commander in Chief!!!

Is there a link to what's happening in the Libby trial?

PALAST: BUSH Is - "Like A Little Boy Who Knows He's Fibbing-Like A Snake Licking A Rat"

Jordan and Algeria poised to develop nuclear programs

All the President's Men is just starting on AMC

Scientists tighten security over germ terror threat

A criticism I have of John Edwards tonight

Name this child

Progressive Democrats of America Join Anti-War March and Lobby Day in D.C.

Dikembe Mutombo and the millionaire baby skank?

it seems Clinton wasn't so dumb afterall

KO has stabbed US in the back

What is the history of "shout-out" appearances by people at the SOTU?

Bin Laden is dead

Transcript of hawkish Iran comments of John Edwards to the herzliya conference in Israel

WP: For Webb, Bouquets and a Few Brickbats

Michael Ware just told it like it is on CNN (Cooper)

U.S. drafts Holocaust denial resolution for UN

Scott McClellan guest on tonite's Daily Show

California Officials Question Bush's Energy Plan

not that it needs it,but DU this CNN poll...

Judge sides with Poway school officials who pulled student in anti-gay T-shirt

Can someone please explain to me why Noriega was in a US jail

448 radio stations for sale

Survey Finds Mercury in Fish in West

Meet Dick Halliburton and Lizzie Lockheed-Martin

Arab League's Moussa warns U.S. on Iran attack

For those headed to DC: will you help us who live here vote?


SOTU speeches by Bush from 2002-2007 (comparative excerpts)

CSPAN: Kerry Senate Floor speech bowing out for 08 - NOW

2004 Pres Candidate Kerry is out; so the new Front Runner has to be......

Mary Cheney's pregnancy explained

How can people be so stupid?

Look at This Website (

The State of the Apocalypse

Democracy and Enabling Acts

Can anyone tell me WHY the Dems don't simply REVOKE the 2002 authorization

Michelle Bachman groping and frenching * last night

Bob Harris: (Hillary) Unelectable, and rightly so

Regarding Iran's Nuclear Program

Say it LOUD & Say it PROUD!!!

Novak praises Pelosi, says Bush and staff "irrelevant"

Chris Matthews V Hillary Clinton SNL

Woohoo! I am getting excited!! DC in 2 more days!!!!

ACTION: send Jim Webb's speech to everyone you know!

TOONS: Oh, Hillary!

**Seriously. Please Call Nancy Pelosi About This.**

Darnit. I thought the hearing had just started. It was just ending.

Guiliani stumbles on Iraq "What does a mayor know about Iraq"

Terror and Public Opinion

A big thank you to John Kerry and his supporters!

Why does * have such an interest in the "Millenium Challenge Account"?

White surgeon moved black children's skull parts, operated on woman's uterus without anesthesia

Anybody watch 'Fahren-hype 911'?

Why I'm voting for Ralph - Molly Ivins (October 26, 2000)

David Swanson: New Mexico Bush/Cheney Impeachment Resolution Introduced Yesterday

WP:Large War Protest Planned for Mall

Dennis Miller? Comedian??

Future Son-In-Law being sent back to Afghanistan after 4 days

* has a conversation with a microbiologist from DuPont - pics

About Chuck Hagel...

The "connected at the roots" aspens seem to be arranged in a circular firing squad. OMG!!!!!

Video find: Douglas Adams on endangered species

Post Iran attack world...

Did Hillary support or oppose the invasion of Iraq?


Gonzales says the Constitution doesn't guarantee habeas corpus

Hagel: WH Originally wanted IWR in 2002 for ALL of Mideast !!!

now rubbermaid has closed down

I just watched Jim Webb's appearance on Countdown. If he can hold it together, and have

Big, big stuff being discussed at Davos economic conference. Check it out

How long should we wait for Impeachment? Where are the investigations?

So what the hell IS it with this "non-binding resolution" crap?

"Really BIG News" - - The CIA Got the Niger Documents!!! - - by emptywheel

To Treat Cancer, Herbs and Prayer

I predict Dick Cheney will have to step down.

I note the passing of E. Howard Hunt. Anyone want to discuss the plumbers

Obama goes after Fox News

Baby Einstein is evil and no surprise that it's also Republican

St Pete police destroy tents of the be "compassionate."

What is the one question...

Senator Leahy was livid today at US "Justice".

Do you think women have sex dreams about George W. Bush?

Psychic vultures - Another Fabulous Failure

The People vs. Capitalism: A thoughtful overview from a visionary point of view

The Tiniest President

UCLA student sues over tasering

The Crisis of Confidence (Plame #5)

do you ever feel you are close to a nervous break down?

DU this poll - Grade Bush's performance in office so far

Is the United States in the middle of a Civil Cold War?

Ex-deputy arrested in 1964 killings of two black men

Is Costa Rica Socialist?

Who at the White House "Green Lighted" The Cheney Interview?!? Story Behind the Story

The SOTU speech should have NO applause & NO Hopping up & down

OMG -- CDC Top Man Jerks OFF in Airport - GETS CAUGHT!

Need help researching: CIA contractor and Porter Goss.

Who's hands are these?

OMG! Stephen Colbert is KILLING on the SOTU! (Colbert Report on NOW!)

Ok, I really want to ask this after the thread about the CBC and a white guy wanting membership

To the "Webb used to be a Republican" legions.

Faux Gibson on CNN reporter, 'probably went to the very madrassa' as Obama

The Sword of the Pen of Richard A. Clarke

Stop the Iran War Before It Starts (

Cruise 'is Christ' of Scientology

Et tu Baby Einstein? Founder is BUSH guest at SOTU and is a large supporter of Republicans

Oh my! Someone in the house is NOT a happy camper...

75 to 9 (it should be a national scandal)

Columnist questioning if Wes Clark (who is half Jewish), Jimmy Carter are really anti-Semites

Tony Campolo: Poverty is Jesus' Job One | ATTN: Young republicans - Volunteer for Mission Year!

So Jefferson was black then?

John Conyers: We are Up and Running

Hillary Clinton's efforts on election reform...

With Webb's SOTU and Hagel's call for sanity, did the possibility of impeachment just become real?

Edwards: Iran Threat Serious

Ari Fleischer Takes the Fifth, Turns State Evidence on INR memo -- even against Bush himself?

Questions about the "New Economy"

Kerry's next fight. Will you sign on?

No Child Left Behind

So one of the pundits said (I believe it was Mike Barnacle) Peloisi's dress

You know, I understand most people don't think Kucinich has a hope in hell...

"You can't fix stupid.."

U.S. plans envision broad attack on Iran: analyst

When did Hillary lose your support or did she ever have it at all?

Lets all give a big thank you to CINDY SHEEHAN

DA: Young mother botched abortion with ulcer medication

"Here in Spirit" WEDNESDAY signing thread!


How does Senator Obama stand on free/fair trade?

Rosie O'Donnell said the IMPEACH word on the View this morning

Cheney flips out on CNN over his lesbian daughter Mary

Atheists settle with Freepers, no more taxpayer-funded prayer rallies

LTTE - check where the author lives before reading his letter - LOLOLOL!!

Do you believe in magic?

The Duke accuser reveals the truth at last: it wasn't the lacrosse team --

Kerry says he won’t run for president in 2008

Fox’s Gibson: "CNN Reporter Who Debunked Obama Smear Probably Went To The Same Madrassa"


Homelessness-could this plan work?

Election Attorneys Amplify Importance of Convictions for Recount Rigging in Ohio 2004 Pres Race

Verdict Is In: Two Ohio Workers Found Guilty Of Rigging Vote Recount In 2004

I'm a little tea pot, short and stout!


Please contact Olberman about Bush and his "civilian reserve corps"/private mercenaries.

We've decided to remove the block function

Your Local Police Force Has Been Militarized The Empire Turns Its Guns on the Citizenry

Oh My!!! - Read the whole thing - I think Cheney has lost more than just his marbles...

On Randi Rhodes.

Bush SOTU, VIDEO edited to just show the terrorists

Thank you John Kerry

What IS it about Hillary that I don't like?


RUN AL RUN!!!-Rolling Stone Magazine: GORE- Ideal Candidate-Won In 2000 & Opposed War From Start!!!

CIA stalling on NIE prior to this SOTU, armored vehicles not available to more troops

Meet Elizabeth Kucinich

New PA Dem Rep Jason Altmire does Colbert's "Better Know a District"

Video: Webb response to State of Delusion Addr (just the part where he slams Bush on Iraq)

"As Commander in Chief he has the power......"

A Shift in Power, Starting With ‘Madam Speaker’

From the President, a Two-Letter Jab at the Democrats

To Deliver Their Remarks, Democrats Opt to Put a Fresh Face Front and Center

Per Chris Matthews, a nugget he got from the speech tonight:

Cheerleading for a Losing Team during the 4th quarter....score 42 to 6.....Good Cheer...Bad Results

Is America legitimately "At War"? If not, what are the ramifications

Does anyone have a screen cap of McCain

3,060 now dead in W's war

Guess who is on the Scooter Libby defense committee!

A 2-step plan to end US participation in Iraq civil war.

Boxer: speech was more notable for what he didn't say on global warming

TODAY show--big loser on last night's speech is

Cheney and Pelosi Do the Two-Party Two-Step By Dana Milbank WaPo

Believe it or not, I disagreed with bush last night

What do you all think about an Edwards/Webb Ticket?

Edwards/Webb 2008?

Dean: Bush Tax Hike Won't Help Americans Afford Health Care

WANTED:Good president

John Edwards on Hannity & Colmes last night (with video)

The Annotated State Of The Union

Could someone dig up a link from past history...

C-Span 'war' supporter: "General Patakis"

Is Jim Webb presidential?

(Gov) Lynch says Nevada won't go before NH

Who will be the first to question Senator Webb's patriotism today?

The Hillarites are showing their fangs

No one is talking about Bush's call for mercenaries

anyone have a screen shot of Bush smirking?

PNHP response to SOTU

In the next few weeks the political right will begin character assassination against Jim Webb

MSNBC Political Calendar

Peace Mom Drops Lawsuit Over Camping Ban (AP)

Anyone watching the SFRC hearings on Troops levels in Iraq. Hagel is amazing.

Demanding Truth from Power

Did we all notice how bush urged support for the soldiers already

Parsing the Polls: Inside the '08 numbers

ACTION: send Jim Webb's speech to everyone you know!

Lets all applaud...

TOON: Bush has run out of gas

Jim Webb's speech was a drink of water to a thirsty nation.

Iran President is asking for it. he's got a big mouth .

For someone who is no longer carrying water for the gop

bush's speech was magnificent

If there is a God, John Kerry will become our AG in 2009, then he will slap the handcuffs on

Bush pleads for Iraq plan: ‘Give it a chance’ - MSNBC

Before a troop surge, a competence surge

SOTU question-Is the "Civilian Reserve Corps" a privatization of the military?

Senator Byron Dorgan: bin Laden is "Osama Been Forgotten"

Help. Need answers to computer printing/graphics questions.

Senate votes against House minimum wage bill.

Limbaugh just chuckled about our side not liking "Democrat"

Attention Kentucky progressives. Senate will not pass a clean minimum wage law.

The REAL State of the Union Address

Anyone catch Jesse Jackson Jr. last night at Chimp's SOTU?

Get the Money Out of TV Advertising! TV Ads didn't work for Dems in '04

CNN & MSNBC's on-line poll regarding the SOTU Address....

When Democracy Gets in the Way, The U.S. Squashes It.

"If you want a safe job, go sell shoes"

No tears for Kerry's decision not to run.

All I want is something real

Take stand on this war or go sell shoes!

"Who" is behind these vicious right wing attacks - anybody know?

So, are we not going to Mars anymore?

pssst...Kerry is not running because Hillary Clinton fears him....

Breaking! Kerry won't run for election!

Look at This Website (

would you support a limited line item veto

"Clinton, Obama, and Edwards have taken all the money out of the race" ...... ? Oh really?

Non-binding-Baloney! What are they really going to do about W's war mongering

See the full page ad in ROLL CALL, placed by Edwards and supporters

Ugh... A email I just got from a repug

Run, Al, Run

Al Gore Fans...Sign The Petition!

Senate Republicans Block Minimum Wage Increase

Deflated Kerry Supporter Hopes Obama Can Make Good on Hype

How many Democratic candidates are currently "in" the running?

Jeff Cohen: Webb Offers the Democratic Response. . .to Hillary and Obama

Cunningham and Ney will get taxpayer-funded pensions

Sen. Gordon Smith, R-Ore., backs away from McCave gangplank, boards anti-escalation train

Obama Versus Fox News

Manuel Noriega to be released in September

Statement by AFL-CIO President John Sweeney on the State of the Union Address

DU this poll C-Span "Should Congress or Prez set National Agenda?"

I am really disappointed in 'our' Congress

So many times Bush would have been out of here IF we'd had a non-corporate press

State of the Union or State of Denial?

Pittsburgh Brewing Workers Accept Lesser of Two Evils cuts pay 15% and other items

"Civilian Reserve Corps"? Why does this scare me so much?

World’s Unions Demand ‘Decent Work for a Decent Life’

C span hearing resolution with Biden, Hagel about Iran Resolution


Is anyone else getting sick of the finger pointing thing....?

Question? If combining the Minimum wage to tax cuts is important now

Kerry's out. GORE, we NEED you!

We MUST get Dems on TV/radio EXPLAINING the Truth!!! We WON!!!

Kerry supporters: Whats Next?

New ’08 candidacies put pressure on Clark

Juan Cole Deconstructs SOTU Speech

Sarasota Democratic candidate gets gallery seat for speech

Someone's paying attention to us!

I heard a man say the following in a McDonald's in Zanesville, OH...

My immediate thoughts regarding John Kerry's supporters ......

IOWA POLL: Edwards on top, Hillary in fourth place ... Ghouliani leads field of pukes

OK, can someone explain "cloture" and why the minimum wage bill didn't pass the Senate?

What is John Edward's greatest drawback as a presidential candidate?

Workers Want Congress To Reform Labor Law To End Employer Intimidation

After Kerry has dropped outWho Do Progressive Dems have Left?

Uhm... Ken Salazar (D-CO) Just said "Tar Baby." Twice.

The Nation: Webb for President?

Hillary Chooses Slickster Terry McAuliffe: Turns $100 Into $2.45 million profit

Kerry: lots of thoughts

The problem with Webb's speech

John Nichols: John Edwards deserves another look

Please list the presidential candidates

You notice how the politicans and leaders who actually were in war

Picture of McCain asleep at the chimps speech.

FOX asked: Bush's comments preparing public for military action against Iran? Clark answered: "Yes"

An open letter to Representative Bob Inglis.

Kerry supporters: is John Kerry a member of the DLC?

why the negative attitudes about the DLC/New Democrats....

Who does Michelle Bachmann think she is?

Senator Kerry's not running. Wow, they took a good man and broke him.

Help send a blogger to Washington for Saturday's march

McCain Loses Ground, Trails Obama and Edwards

Should Gen. Wes Clark run for the Nomination in your opinion?

Did I just hear Hillary tell KO she was against the pre-emptive war

Clinton campaign trying to squeeze Obama out of the money

Hillary Clinton Isn't For Me

Beware Hillary - the quintessential

Beware of this right-wing talking point: "A republic, not a democracy"

Good luck, John Kerry, on whatever path life takes you

Do the American people hate Bill Clinton?

People keep referring to Clinton as "pro-war". But just how pro-war is she?

After Kerry news, I just gave $100 to Richardson, Obama and Kucinich

If Gore doesn't get into the race and Hagel does, Hagel wins.

Civilian Volunteer Service Reserve Act

Why I Still Don't Trust George Bush (Mary Lyon)

Watching SOTFUU Address on my TiVO, Cheney is ILL

Senator Kerry: "The work isn’t over. Today I hope you’ll help me with another big mission."

Kerry 2012!!!!!!!!

Rolling Stone article on Al Gore

Bill Richardson--Impeccable Resume

It wasn't the JOKE - that part is a lie meant to protect the Dem leaders who

Would you give away reproductive choice for not having to vote for an IWR candidate?

Should a white congressman be allowed into the Black Caucus?

Democratic, Democrat, Democratic, Democrat ...

Edwards gets hawkish on Iran, says Israel should join NATO.

A Must Watch: "Bill Moyers on the Secret Government" 1980's Documentary just Released!

Newsweek: Webb wrote his own speech, tore up the one given by leadership.

How will the Democratic Congress RESPOND to an Iranian "Gulf of Tonkin" incident?

Webb "tears up the playbook" ....Newsweek asks: "Could this help land Webb on the 2008 ticket?"

OK! Let's be courageous and honest. Who here can admit they like Hillary?

Want to bring CEO's pay back in line ?

Last chance - send a message Congress can't ignore