Democratic Underground

Archives: January 25, 2007

Bob Herbert: Long on Rhetoric, Short on Sorrow

New US strategy on Iran emerges from Davos

Venezuela's RCTV Acts of Sedition

To Hell With Good Intentions

Paul Craig Roberts: Bush's State of Deception

Scott Ritter: Stop the Iran War Before It Starts

Amy Goodman: Up to Democrats to Investigate Torture

Jagged Knives in the Candidate Selection Process: Good Idea?

Impeachment: The Case in Favor (Elizabeth Holtzman)

Joe Conason: Why Bush's Speech Didn't Matter

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

Affluenza: Rampant consumerism erodes us

Ex-Cheney Aide Contradicts Libby

Lebanon diary: The Cedar Revolution has gone “Citrus“

FTCR: Bush's 'Oil Price Support' Plan: A Thank You for Big Oil's

Verse-Case Scenario by Tony Peyser

BEHIND THE IRAQ / IRAN CAPTURE NEWS

Libby Trial: Oncoming Train

Dropping like flies (US Prosecuting Attys) Houston Chron. Editorial

E.J. Dionne: A Reagan Democrat

Iran and the Bomb (concise summary of the currrent situation)

A new arms race in space?

Naked colonialism: Iraq's new oil law: not even a fig leaf

Kunstler on SOTU

Iraq War Still Being Compared To Vietnam

Gore Film Sparks Parents' Anger

D.C. Episcopal Bishop: Mid-Term Elections Showed Electorate Anger at Misuse of Religion

"Friends of God" NY Times review

Great editorial cartoon from the Courier Journal

A Case of Hearing Without Listening---By MAUREEN DOWD

Truthout: Executive Order Expands Presidential Power Over Agencies

Ohio Elections Officials Convicted of Tampering with 2004 Presidential Recount

The Enemy Within - Nat Hentoff - V V

MALIKI’S 'STATE OF DISUNION' ADDRESS

Hagel's (R-Ne) war stance loud, clear

Bush's Tortured Logic: Marjorie Cohn Speaks Out on the State of Civil Liberties

NYT editorial: White House promised nothing on global warming, and Bush delivered nothing

Drum Major Institute's State of the Union analysis: Little for the current or aspiring middle class

Energy roadmap backs renewables (BBC) {commisioned by Greenpeace & EREC}

Analyst - "There Is No Way 35 Billion Gallons Of Ethanol Is Going To Come From Corn" - Reuters

Ford to Deliver Demonstration Fleet of Ethanol-Fueled Hybrids to Six States

Shoreham Plant Produces Storm of Modern Protest.

Toyota Pushing For 40% Boost In Global Hybrid Sales - Up To 430,000 In 2007 - Reuters

My 2007 peak oil to do list

U Manitoba Researcher - Summer Arctic Sea Ice May Be Gone As Early As 2030 - AFP

N.J. warns: Don't eat squirrel near dump

USDA Announces Plan for $1.6 B Investment in Renewable Fuels

Maximum fine over China pollution (BBC)

RRRRRR!! "Russian Zoo Animals Mate Early In Steamy Winter Heat" - Reuters

960 millibars

The real victims of {cargo ship} Napoli's loss (BBC)

Residents Should "Limit" Consumption Of Lead-Contamined Squirrel IN N. Jersey, Authorities Advise

California Bans Dirty Power Sources - AP

Planting the seed (local produce for schools)

Environmentalism is about comfortable living and good jobs.

Gov. Goodhair, Other TX Republican Leaders Agree - Global Warming Just "Bad Science" - Star-Telegram

Lack Of Specifics, Substance Fire Up Anger On Bush Climate Mention - SPI

Drought Heats Up Aussie Politics - Howard Now Calls Himself "Climate-Change Realist" - AFP

Culpeper Va - Webb Senior Staffers to Give Talk, Q & A

Murray-Darling Inflows 40% Below Record Lows; Howard Pledges $10 Billion To Keep Irrigating

German renewable energy sector shows impressive growth

8 technologies that can save the world (CNNMoney.com) {maybe, maybe not}

Hydrogen Powers Up the Small Engine Market

(LURC) Panel rejects (wind) power project (Maine)

Clean energy seen 50 pct of supply by 2050: report - Reuters

I think it fitting that I put my thousandth post on the E/E board. Tap, tap, "Is this thing on?"

Craigslist Exec Blogs from Davos on Israeli/Palestinian Issue

Sparking debate, Students Confronting Apartheid in Israel (SCAI) launches divestment push

Bethlehem Christians fear (Muslim) neighbors

What killed Palestinian girl?

Bay Area takes on 'progressive' anti-Semitism

Settlers defile Palestinian graves under IDF watch

Lt. Col Pistolese (of European Union) urges Israel to ease restrictions on Egypt-Gaza crossing

Bay Area takes on 'progressive' anti-Semitism

Ex-AIPAC Executives’ Trial Set for June

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One Lee's Summit, MO Response to TODAY'S Bush Visit

Webster G. Tarpley - Peace Movement Must Embrace 9/11 Truth

Do any of you have inside information regarding 9/11 because you have a friend or

Condi Knew!

Jason Bermas (Loose Change) gets owned at "Food Is Not Love"

Well, well, well...look what I found in a university newspaper...

Los Angeles County voter registration saga continues

New York, Ciber and the EAC (This is What We Do Folks!)

Sign for DC Protest: Hand Counted Paper Ballots NOW!!! or Facsism Forever.

New Ruling: Dem Jennings Moves Forward In Push For Congressional Seat Held By GOP's Buchanan (Xpost)

"Hacking Democracy": Do Something!

Election Reform, Fraud and Related News. Thursday 1/25/07

Election Reform Echo Chambers - Good and Bad

Gonzales says the Constitution doesn't guarantee habeas corpus

U.S., Iraqi troops kill 30 militants (ONE US soldier killed Wed)

WP: Bush Proposes Adding Private School Vouchers to 'No Child' Law

Study Finds Unreported Contamination

Iraq Leaves US Army, Marines Unready For High Intensity War: Generals

Blair rebuffs troop withdrawal call

Reuters: Iraq court delays ruling on ex-VP Ramadan

US military unveils heat-ray gun

A girl wonders: Is Crist my dad?

AP: Greek Militants Claim U.S. Embassy Attack

Davos Ponders a U.S.-Iran War

Seven killed in Baghdad bombings

WP: Ex-CIA Official Testifies About Libby's Calls (worth the read!)

Cheney: Talk of blunders in Iraq is 'hogwash'

Mexico Border Barrier Work Starts

AP: Iraq PM outlines coming security sweep

Blast in Shiite area of Baghdad kills 26

Pelosi Hits Bush For Failing to Consult on Iraq Plan

WP,pg1: Bush Plans New Focus On Afghan Recovery: Extra $7 Billion Would Go to Security, Roads

Reuters: Iraq to remove squatters from homes of refugees

Chertoff: 21st century more dangerous

Duncan Hunter announces run for 2008 GOP presidential nomination

Top U.S. surgeon in Iraq killed in Black Hawk crash

Feingold Calls Resolution On Bush Iraq Plan Too Weak

At least 20 dead, 20 wounded in Baghdad suicide car bombing; toll could go up, official said

AP: Russia Slams U.S. Space Weapon Plans

Venezuela gives Cuba satellite access

U.S. extends troops' Afghanistan tour

Blanco: Bush's speech shows hurricanes were 'yesterday's news'

McCain to introduce third Iraq resolution

VP Dick Cheney's Achilles' heel: lesbian chat

WP: SMU Holds Meeting on Bush Library: Faculty Concerned about Reputation, Political Interference

MNF Iraq: Roadside bomb strikes MND-B patrol (1 dead)

AP: Afghan govt. won't spray poppy crops

UPI Poll: Oil seen as factor for Iraq war (32.7% say it played a major factor)

Rummy Still Hanging Around D.O.D

Arab League Pushes UN Resolution for United Iraq

Rumsfeld's transition raises questions (has left the Pentagon, but not the DOD)

Webb: Some Vietnam parallels 'superficial'

Variety: Clinton, Obama go Hollywood

Anne Frank's father sought visas

Spiked Study Leads to New FCC Query

Cheney's ex-spokeswoman says VP's office was aware of Plame prior to Libby's talks with reporters.

FEC: Kolbe may use campaign funds for defense in Foley case

Union membership drops to 12 percent

One dead in Lebanon clashes

Jobless claims rise to 16-month high

Warming to raise seas for 1,000 years: U.N. draft

(California) State mortgage default rates at eight-year high, firm says

Harold Ford, Jr. Named New DLC Leader

Two private prisons under investigation for overpayment

NYC Launching Official City Condom

It's a balanced budget or tax cuts, report says (GAO)

Kuwait May Abandon Dollar Peg to Protect Its Economy- Bloomberg

Pentagon: Domestic troops low

Eleanor McGovern dies

Bush seeks $10.6 billion in extra Afghan aid

Union Membership Drops to Record Low

Putin Slams U.S. Space Weapons

U.S. bars trade group from going to Cuba

Affluenza: Rampant consumerism erodes us

Bush Administration Argues in Support of Warrantless Wiretaps (pay no attention to the last 6 years)

Area residents D.C.-bound to protest war

NYT/AP: Union Membership Drops to 12 Percent

Time: Anne Frank Father's Letters Found

(Pakistan) PM: Bin Laden not hiding in Pakistan

Cubans land on military grounds in Fla.

Durbin calls Cheney 'delusional'

Former Cheney spokeswoman to testify

3,200 US soldiers’ tour extended

CSPAN to cover JAN 27th March

NYT/AP: Democrats Wary of Iraq Reconstruction Cost; Biden: Results so far "aren't pretty"

AP: Abortion Doctor's Killer Convicted Again

Data On 28,279 Nationwide Customers Stolen

Soldier admits murdering Iraqi detainees

NYT: Iraq Leader and Sunni Officials in Sectarian Clash on Security (Ugly Parliament Session )

Gingrich pushes for English as official language

Insurgents post video of downed chopper

BBC: Indonesia jet 'black boxes' found

Georgian Sting Seizes Bomb Grade uranium

Chalabi has key role in Baghdad effort

Declassification unnerved White House aide

Ford posts deepest loss in its 103-year history

White House will cooperate with investigations

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday January 25

Secrecy at Issue in Suits Opposing Domestic Spying

Air Force demonstrates non-lethal weapons

(Sen. John) Warner says U.S. military has been misleading Congress

Critics urge lawmakers to curb credit card abuses

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

Scientists Tie Part of Brain to Urge to Smoke

Microsoft to open offices in six more cities (Not US Cities)

ElBaradei Says Iran Is at Least 5 Years Away From Nuclear Arms

Senior State Department official resigns (Robert Joseph)

BREAKING NEWS -- Iran Set to Try Space Launch

Bush wants more young Indian minds in US

Health care executives dissolve organization amid investigation

Allies rally behind Lebanon with aid (Siniora left for Paris just prior to riots)

Venezuela May Ask U.S. Envoy to Leave

Most U.S. workers not in "dream jobs," survey says (Reuters)

Rockefeller: Cheney applied "constant" pressure to stall investigation on flawed Iraq intelligence

Microsoft's net income falls by 28 percent in Q2

Top Kerry Fundraisers Join Obama Campaign

Justices Defend Florida Recount Decision (Scalia - Get Over It)

MLK party causes uproar on Texas campus

CNN: Senator Tim Johnson making 'encouraging and steady' progress in recovery

Health of Children in Red States Suffers

Majority Of Americans Like Unions And Support Labor Law Reform (Workers Independent News)

GOP in House call Dems heavy-handed After majority rams through 'Six for '06' bills

Wal-Mart settles in overtime case

'Shocking' video: Shi'a Iraqi soldiers beat Sunnis as US trainers watch

(Republic Congressman) Flake pushes to lift travel restrictions to Cuba

Texas Mayor Wants to Outlaw the N-word

Obama Calls for Universal Health Care

Tancredo wants minority caucuses banned

Iraq in talks with Chevron, Exxon for $3 bln petrochemical plant

Maine revolts against digital U.S. ID card

Feinstein Caught in Conflict of Interest on Military Contracts

FCC to Feel Unfamiliar Heat From Democrats

Eleanor McGovern has died

Truth or Dare

Why do people click on posts with eom in the title? eom

Does this mean we get to go post in threads we were blocked from?

"All the President's Men" is on now, AMC

Charley Varrick, Mr. Majestyk, The Gauntlet.

Yegads, I hate telnet

Martin (Short) and (Jerry) Lewis "There's No Business Like Show Business"

An overnight request thread

Okay, I'm taking my own bad self to bed now.

Damn!!!! Somebody killed the lounge again!

Rage Against the Machine will reunite for Coachella

YouTube is down, somebody hold me

I'm not bad, I'm just drawn that way!

Unfortunately, underpants' and my evil plan have been scrapped.

What or Who do you think should be a Lounge legacy??

are people who need people the luckiest people in the world?

congrads to myself for my 887th post

Oday ouyay inkthay

congrads to myself for my 888th post

The freakiest thing this morning - 'My Car' was in an bad accident (not me - read)

I hurt.

I love my boss

Three weeks from today

Look at me....

It's the right thing to do

I deserve to be flogged

The Rule You Live By Unless Others Deserve It

Okay, I confess. I love the PC-Mac commercials.

"HA!, I always knew that Frank would end up in bed with a boy."

I think I'll have lunch at the Chinese buffet just for the hell of it

One person is searching for you! Find out who! (and pay money to do so)

Why was Joan Collins a judge on American Idol?

Are you like me, going to watch the Super Bowl for the ads?

my roommate's dog has a myspace page

ZOMG!!!1!!! ROFLMFAO!!!!11!!!

I have to get away from you people. Don't bother responding to this.

I just sneezed.

Anyone who claims to have solved Freecell #617 is lying. Even you.

Snow cat sculpture check it out

If I were single, and

Why, when I found out I needed a root canal, did my teeth stop hurting?

Holy crap - Belgian police probe sky diver's death

Good Nite!

congrads to me on my 891st post!

Back before MicroBrews - how did you tell beer apart?

I hate when I can't stalk old boyfriends on Google

I deserve to be snogged.

God, I hate Mondays!

Is today the day billyskank will come back?

Show the ex how much you still care

Congratulations kpete!! 10,000 posts

Oh god, I wish I wouldn't have told my mom I don't believe in man

Congratulations izzie!! 15,000 posts

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 1/25/2007)

Here's a list of bands that will make you gay! (not satire!)

Coffee and Cigarettes

Winter finally comes to Richmond!

My Dad's fucking Jewel

Who is your local TV ad sleazoid lawyer?

Chocodiles® are nothing but Twinkies® dipped in chocolate.

Racial Ray? (it's our perky little Rachael Ray........not)

Anne Heche, husband separating after 5 years

My Dad fucking rules.

My Dad's Fucking Tools

It's cold and snowy out...

20 to 20k, ask me anything!

My bathroom flooded AGAIN

My Dad: "Pho-King Rules!"

MYTH WARS -- Limbaugh & Santa Vs God.

British TV ad that will have you LOL

New Orleans Jazzfest line up 2007

You are all invited to the Lounge Lizard Super Bowl pot luck. What will you bring?

My Dad's fucking rules

I love liars!

My Dad's a Fucking Tool

I found another bread mix for my bread machine...

So, how about a picture thread?

Have you ever had a case where perception altered your sense of reality?

So since apparantly everyone hates liars..

Has anyone else been getting bugs all afternoon?

Have you ever had a case where perspiration altered your sense of reality?

Oooh. Allmans.... "Hot 'Lanta" live....

mouth revolution

Rabbi yells "CUT!" over porn flick.

Beware of this Home Depot scam.

I totally chickened out about telling my mother i am moving in with Lisa.

Took a short nap, had a sex dream.

I need a volunteer to come over to my house in the next hour, to blow

Do you remember your first Kiss?

Google your name and post the coolest image that appears.

I totally chickened out about telling my mother i am moving in with Lisa and lionesspriyanka.

Wow. A 21" widescreen LCD has more viewable area than a 27" regular TV set...

I'm suckin' the nuts out of Turtles....

Rare shark captured on film

My Dad's fucking rules

Anyone know where to get HTML code for approval ratings?

My dad fucking drools.

How candid/open are you with people you meet, in prison?

Best accidental bonus in a movie or tv show?

JOHN CUSACK is THE MAN..... X-post from GD....

I want a 1,000 'views" but no posts to this OP

From McDonald's Japan... The Mega Mac!

Remember the Jesus "I Will Survive" video? I like this one better.

Fuck "Peak Oil" The future of transportation is here!

How candid/open are you with people you meet, in person?

How you know your local newspaper's all ate up

Nickeodeon offers "The Naked Brothers Band" -- two boys, aged 6 & 9. Is that creepy or WHAT?

So, last week I go to Big Lots and see holiday decorations for

Foolproof cure for insomnia

Is there an "Ima White" around here? Anyone? Ima White?

I AM BACK!

Omg Grrrrrr! Why?

I just finished reading Green River, Running Red by Ann Rule.

Men greeting women with a bris instead of a handshake, where do you stand?

Why doesn't TeenMidlo believe a thing I say?

I've had a rough day so I am going to be bad tonight

It's official...we're moving.

I opposed super nucular block. But now it's gone, I kinda miss it.

Tribbles

Chica chica boom chic!

Separated At Birth?

So I got a little tattoo today (5 1/2 HOURS in the chair) I have but one thing to say...

My SOs daughter ran away

Rule: Something is no longer cutting edge if people are filing lawsuits over it

More on exercise, is running in place even remotely viable?

Supposedly, this was an ad on the London tube...

its real simple--

Who wants to engage in repetitive physical activity with me?

"FEEL THE LOVE" DU! I saw this starting on another post and it's too much fun to miss!

The most offensive Martin Luther King Jr. Day party pictures you'll see this year.

ROFL! Hilarious video: "The Gingerbread Cookie Blues"

Boomer TV: Coronet Blue (youtube link)

Klansman arrested 40 years later for murder in MS

Just found another oldie but goody. Remember this one?

i have at least three versions of the "convoy" theme song

My Dad doesn't do anything.

a mild dilemma has presented itself:

Why the HELL did Wendy's rip off the first 7 notes of 'Take Me Out To The Ballgame'

In case you lurk, MJC, I had this thought last night

How do I train my dog to poop in the same area in the yard?

I am now dumber for watching Lady in the Water!

My Dad, when I was a twinkle in his eye

Men greeting women with a kiss instead of a handshake, where do you stand?

Platoon is on AMC

Have you ever had a job that was "all you could drink," all day long?

Kirk, Spock, McCoy, and Grace Slick?

Warren Zevon would have been 60 years old yesterday.

My daughter's friend has been trying to cut his wrists (2nd grade)

Word Association--Musical version

Alright: So what have YOU not told you Mother?

some funny boners

Do the schools (not colleges) in your area have Facebook spies?

Damn - those racists MLK partiers are my fraternity brothers.

Rice cooker question

note to self: never sky-dive with a love rival

Are there days you prefer to eat the raw ingredients rather than the baked meal?

When lifting weights,

"Don't say Mother F*cker"

Music Video...... Blues singer ... Jonny LANG - Red Light

Oh, Bah. Another house showing on Saturday morning.

My new wireless headphones came today, and I can listen to whatever I want on my computer

I can see you!!

Scientists can't get sloth to move

I am going for permanent eyeliner and eyebrows tomorrow

A request for good thoughts, prayers, etc., for my daughter.

Is it me, or have corn flakes gotten entirely too

It's the end of an era...

It's so COLD here that my doggies had to be carried in.

So that video from Finland was worse than this?

Want to see the Coca-Cola Super Bowl ad?

Oh man, I wish I wouldn't have told my mom I don't believe in god

Anyone know how do you clean unfinished wood before waxing it? n/t

RevActs RevActs RevActs RevActs RevActs RevActs RevActs RevActs RevActs

Thanks a lot, KO!

How many of me?-try it

Hi

I took a Vicodin ES (Extra Strength) over an hour ago. Why am I still coherent?

Keith brought up dogs in bars....

Anybody Got Some Cheese Tonight?

You Look Wonderful Tonight!

Where's Nicole? NICOLE? I'm steaming mad!!!

Chairman Kaga kicks ass

passing through GA on I-95 going to D.C. protests, anyone?

I love LeftyMom and ThomCat

So I took my 8 year old to Children's today to have his tonsils removed

Anyone using LED indoor lighting instead of compact fluorescent?

What character flaw upsets you the most?

Who do you think is the greatest film actor/actress of all time?

How should James T Kirk have died?

SHARK!!!

SHRIMP!!

SQUID!!!

Jon Stewart is killing me...

My encounter with a repug on match.com

Why won't my riding mower go in reverse.

What is your favorite food indulgence?

Goodnight, dear Sloths of the Lounge.

I found this online - me, circa 1985

Men arrested for murdering "ghost" brides

I woke up this morning with some horrible bronchitis...

Video...K. D. Lang singing Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelulljah'

Thanks everyone, for your good thoughts for my daughter.

Nothing better than a clean mouse...

Anybody on DU do Geocaching? I am thinking of getting into it....

Have you ever had a job where all you could think, all day long, was:

hooooooooooooolycrap

Don't fall for this scam {public service announcement}

Is there ANY decent root beer around any more?

Congratulations LSK!! 20,000 posts

Happy birthday danagsk8 & RiverStone!!

*******MILESTONES*******

Guess the band by original name quiz.

So, say Larry King or Jon Stewart wants a panel of posters to represent DU on their shows.

American Idol... I've never watched it and hate it.

Need a laugh? 25 Funniest Analogies from High School English Students

Today, I joined a gym...

Which will bring about the Apocalypse sooner?

I totally chickened out about telling Lioness Priyanka and Lisa I am moving in with them

Congratulations acmavm!! 15,000 posts

Top Chef - WTF???!!!! *spoilers*

adorable doggy alert

Went to my first coding class tonight.... jeebus christ, why does it all have to be so complicated?

Today is my Daughter's eighteenth birthday

Jus so you all know...I probably will not feel like bouncing 'em tomorrow!

Smokers, help me with this survey.

God, I hate Fundies!

10 years for receiving oral sex?

I received some great news today....

Just got this assortment of old-folks jokes ...

I'm not ashamed! If you've also had a post deleted this past week,

Did Vicki Lawrence do the first version of "Killing Me Softly?"

25 years and still no significant other...

U.S. woman now oldest person in the world at 114.

Radio Lady Reviews: "Catch and Release" (Opens Friday, 1/26/07)

Lens On The Holocaust, From East Of The Berlin Wall

The Church is at the World Social Forum as a Deserving Entity

Vietnam, Vatican closer to normalization of ties

‘Some of the heaviness gone from his heart’

A god as an ideal, not an actual being?

Outspoken Catholic Pastor Is Replaced, to His Flock’s Regret (Gumbleton)

What do you think of the terms "real Christian" or "real Pagan"?

A triple hypothetical

Another triple hypothetical (maybe this time I'll offend atheists)

As God Is His Witness: Bush is no devout evangelical. In fact, he may not be a Christian at all.

A question for Young Earth Creationists...How do you explain this?

Airplane row is racism says knife Sikh (NZ)

Anti-gay politician Ruth Kelly in UK close to quitting over gay adoption issue

Attn: Figure Skating Fans: The US Nationals are on this week

Bears will finish what Katrina Started

Call Major League Baseball NOW re the Extra Innings package

Boxing News: Vitali Klitschko vs. Oleg Maskaev?

Book recommendation: From Abandonment to Healing

The Fifth DAY of the Galactic Underworld

"Moving Into Our Divine Birthright" - Karen Bishop - January 25, 2007

Thanks for all your good thoughts and prayers for my daughter.

another maybe foolhardy GD effort

Sacred Contracts by Caroline Myss

The "'new' Daily Psychic" thread:

My heart is broke. I have to settle for 2nd best. Who is second best?

Mixed verdicts in Ohio recount-rigging case

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

Don't Get Mad, Get Even

Kerry coming full circle -- diary to check out, rec, and comment

Recommend me please

Virginians -- need help on Raising Kaine

A political newbie's hard lesson learned

Video of Kerry speaking during the SFRC Business Meeting yesterday

Some thoughts on where I want to go from here

Post positive commentary here

Charting a future as Senator Kerry

DailyKos diary to rec and comment ASAP (for JK)

SFRC Hearing: Iraq Reconstruction

SFRC Sub-committee assignments: Ahm, Gee, look what Sen. Kerry got

Transcript of JK's Floor Speech Yesterday is Up - Video Later

Captain Brain Freeman, remarks by Sen. Dodd

Kerry press release on small businesses

Found this gem from 2004 that I never saw back then. ReTeresa and healthcare.

Speculation on Why Kerry is Not Running

Liberal Values Post on Kerry picked up by Reuters

Day 2: Still weepy

Kerry: I'm incredibly energized and optimistic

Frank Zappa testifies at PMRC Senate Hearing 1985 (in 4 parts)

Brian Boyce's 'State of the Union'

State of the Union 2007 - Bush Impression

Bush Speaks the Truth

South Park 911 Conspiracy Episode..

They don't call him

John Kerry on Iraq - Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Part 1

John Kerry on Iraq - Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Part 2

Starwars in Iraq 1/3...

OUCH!!! SOTU remix.

Dennis Kucinich: To Be The President

March Like Sheep to the Rhythm of the War Drum

Al Gore On Larry King Discussing His Mission

SHOCKING!!! video from Iraq all DU'ers must see this WOW

* tours Dupont Experimental Station - pic of him from Whitehouse web-site (warning, large photo)

US Flip-Flops And Declares Iranian Nuclear Program A Good Thing

Weird political coincidence . . . Nixon had a dog named Checkers and Bush

Chimp has a "Monica Moment! Complete with VIDEO from TPM!

When Hollywood stars shone on Libby - Scooter star struck after meeting Tom Cruise

EYES! Rolling or blinking?

laughing at Cheney's whine that America doesn't have stomach

Chavez Says Cuban Leader Is Up, Walking (AP)

Daily Show: The Opposite Technique

A Caption Would Just Be Redundant ---pix--->>>

The President's "New" Iraq Strategy Is Rooted In Six Fundamental Elements

Besides DU, where do you go to get the very latest up to date political news?

CNN.com story: "Cheney...is HOGWASH"

Left Coast 'Charlie Rose' Alert (midnight)

The blood curling coldness of W and Cheney will be a curse

Home based block system for those who need it.

IF Bush's Tax Cuts EXpire in 2010 THEN CBO predicts deficit shrink!

Biotech 'Solutions' for Factory Farms Worse than Problem

Is YouTube Down or Is It My Computer?

Small Business Owners Check In!!!!

T-bone sent John Negroponte a trojan from an outhouse.

Is anyone else having trouble?

Rage Against the Machine will reunite for Coachella

Military Shows Off New Ray Gun

While we get mad at Bush for not mentioning New Orleans at SOTU, FRC chides him for another reason

My hope is to have a favorite candidate by the time we OK'ns are to vote on who we want for the Demo

Setting the record straight about Bush's bogus portrayal of "The Enemy"

The futility of it all.

The White House Privacy and Civil Liberties Board Defies FOIA Requests

In Praise of Security Theater

Contact the advertisers on The O'Reilly Factor about his comments

"FEEL THE LOVE" DU! I saw this starting on another post and it's too much fun to miss!

Look for this in DC on Saturday

Why do RW'ers on Yahoo Answers have such thin skin?

Fox Subpoenas YouTube For User Identity Over "24" Clips...

Corporate Media 'Discovers' Jan. 27 Protest in DC (from AfterDowningStreet)

Why did W and Cheney both take drinks of water

Webb's SOTU response - couple of thoughts

The fundamental contradiction with Republicans in power:

Should Experimental Treatments be paid by the Government?

Where's the "here in spirit" poster thread for those who can't make it to DC this weekend?

The Wilsons need a response.

Why don't Joe Lieberman go to New Orleans and look around?

Health coverage for all

Bush- 20 in 10 - hoping to increase his IQ by 20 points in 10 years....

This is nuts...watching CNN - except for Hagel, most of the Pugs

When the Bush* Administration first took office Bush* put Cheney in charge

CSPAN WJ: A number of callers assert that Bush didn't know there were no WMDS.....

If we suffered another terror attack TODAY.

Bush health insurance plan - Mary Poppins he ain't

SAM IS ON WWRL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

"All the President's Men" was on AMC last night

Is anyone listening to Barnacle this moring?

Cheney: Iraq has had "enormous successes"..

Libby was distracted by his interest in "TomKat" Cruise and Scientology??

Well, here we go, media: Obama's campaign all about race...

If Hagel Declares Independence

American Idol: 31 million viewers... Bush 2007 SOTU Address: 45.5 million viewers

BUSH's "War On Terror" Is A Death Blow To the Noble American Republic - By Robert Parry

Evangelicals block showing of "Incovenient Truth" to Seattle public school children

Hey all you criminals who want to buy guns, come to VA....

Arab comedian skewers life in post 9/11 America ( available on comedycentral.com )

AOL Vote on Senate Vote Against Escalation

Outrageous Injustice

Pay for Play!

Major explosion in Green Zone - C-SPAN

TOON! Divine Strake

Man vs the Legal system

Exclusive: UK Channel 4 News footage of brutality by Shi'a troops in Iraq

Thank you my invisible friends.

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CNN: Dick Cheney, A Man Looking for a Getaway Car

Quoth the Raven, Nevermore!

Did anyone see the piece about Iraqi children on ABC News last night?

Bush left out one thing; the most powerful Shia militia, the Mehdi Army, is traditionally anti-Iran

How did health care even become a money making business??

Energy experts knock Bush plan for ethanol as gas substitute

Current TV video: Teen Soldiers (must see)

The talented Dick Cheney-quite the trick (SOTU water drinking video)

Are Faux-tears flowing from Kerry for troops? Who really cares?

We know - everybody knows - yet nobody does anything?

Navajo soldier's beliefs pits himself against Marines

India about to give the US a cold shoulder?

An Incredible Article about Hillary and the Problems for the netroots.

Yeah, so that iPhone which will be tied to freaking Cingular, guess what?

Hugh Hewitt asks RW'rs to take the NRSC Pledge

So Where's All The Great News From Iraq Michelle Malkin Went

Guantanamo Unclassified -- YouTube

Imus is getting worse, has Chris Wallace on interviewing him.

Maternity leave and the family values hypocrisy

The GOP is filibustering the Min. Wage Bill - Your help is vital!

So would winning an Oscar do more to push Al Gore towards or away from a Presidential run?

What Constitution are these guys reading?

Tom the Dancing Bug Does watching the news bum you out? Then you've sacrificed enough!

More Public Schools Dividing Boys, Girls

Caption McCain

Many Christian leaders have opposed Bush’s new Iraq strategies

One Lee's Summit, MO Response to TODAY'S Bush Health Care VISIT

Where was George Bush I born? If Milton, MA, move on, nothing to see.

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Chuck Hagel's interview with GQ:

Please remember this next time you are thinking about NOT voting for the (D)

Terry McAuliffe will be the chair for Hillary's campaign. Comments?

Nevada Residents what is Military building ???

The SOTU and the Forever War - did anyone else notice this line:

Yesterday Delaware, today Missouri - * travel pics

Portrait of a dictator

Al??? Al Gore??? Are you there??? We NEED You!!!

Mortar Shells Slam Into Green Zone - Public Address System Announcement: "This is not a drill."

WaPo article totally undermines Marcus op ed's swipes at Dems on Bush tax plan

Islamic translation of the State of the Union address

Message to Congress from Skidmore

FITZ! ------>>>

Icky Bush Drops the Dropped "-ic" Bomb in SOTU

Why is Rumsfeld still on the Pentagon payroll????

Senators struggling mightily over the language of a non-binding resolution

"I knew Bush would abuse the power given him under the IWR. Why didn't Congress?"

Cheney is full of shit

Anyone using LED indoor lighting instead of compact fluorescent?

Homophobic re-hab? -stupid P.R. thing

Minimum Wage being discussed on the Senate Floor

OK, it's been 30 days--can we put the flags back up now?

Rush Limpballs will be on NPR this afternoon

Public Citizen Takes on Tax Break for Halliburton-Backed Energy Think Tank

U. S. Attorney Appointment called unconstitutional

Feingold chairs hearing on Congress ending war next Tuesday

When The Time Comes Should Gore Pardon Bush

Is Rove on the Witness list for the Libby trial and if so which side?

Wolf nuts up...almost. What Wolf should have said to Dick.

the here in spirit thread needs one more rec

(FIORE) State of the Resolution

The View just now-Did ABC just shut down Lou Dobbs re Impeachment question?

Republicans REALLY BELIEVE we're total hypocrites--Here's why:

Florida Republican fumes at not having a chair in meeting, leads walk out

If anyone actually thinks * cares about Africa heres why not..

A thank you to the TOON posters!

Sherrod Brown speaking on the floor of the Senate

Thrash a Thuggish Thursday, . . . please come CAPTION!!!!

Bush is Uriah Heep, the most hypocritical, dishonest character in literature.

Scam Alert - Aimed at Green Card Holders

'Fat Tony' Scalia on the 2000 Florida recount ruling: "Get over it"

Has anyone modified their Prius?

If I were single, and

At Least 186 AntiWar Protests In US Have Been Monitored By Pentagon's Domestic Surveillance Program

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Thurs 1/25 .. running bush

Haven't heard much from Rove since the election, but Libby trial lands him on NYT front page

The World Agrees: Stop Bush Before He Kills Again-By Robert Scheer

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) ROCKS MY WORLD

Health Care

President Bush on balancing the budget

Very odd - The View - Rosie asked Lou Dobbs if we should Impeach.

Removal of Block Function

Senate Dems to Press Bush Admin on U.S. Attorney Firings

Bernie Sanders speaking for 10 minutes on poverty in the Senate

Chief US military doctor in Iraq among crash dead

Oh hug a Thursday and sing it a song to hurry it along, . . . then please CAPTION!!!

Sign ideas for DC protest Saturday?

WaPo: Large Rally Planned Saturday on Mall

What's the catch with DirectBuy?

Is donating a liver the same as having the right to an abortion?

British in Parliament debating Iraq War

Before Gore announces he's running--I implore DUers to visit Bob Somerbys archives.

Durbin calls Cheney 'delusional'

Larisa Alexandrovna: Behind the Administration's six-year-push towards war with Iran

Has anyone attended Hillary's Web-based listening tour?

WOLF's Interview of Cheney is becoming lame in retrospect

Did anyone see Olbermann's "worst persons" last night?

Toxic injustice, part 1: What was done

How many times did Bush say 9-11 during the SOTU

Please tell me what will happen when we have a 'PERSIAN GULF of TONKIN?'

Anne Frank's Father's Letters Disclosed

What is the highest award that a documentary movie can receive -

"fight to my last breath, even if it means a world war, to clear my name".

You microwave a WET sponge to kill the germs

Is it true that no one can stop dick & dubya?

Tax cuts don't pay for themselves....

Limbaugh today: all of DC out of touch except a couple in the WH.

Anyone else think that "Sense of the Senate" resolutions

Soldier Guilty In Killing Of 4 Detainees

Manager or Visionary: What does the US need after Bush?

Dennis Kucinich floor speech, October 10, 2002

Cheney: It's 'hogwash' to say Bush's credibility on the line in Iraq

3065 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Rumsfeld opens up shop as "nonpaid" consultant to Pentagon

NOTICE to those DC bound by train from NYC. . . and a request:

VIDEO: Katrina Victims Outraged Over Bush Snub

Am I the only one creeped out by this commercial?

Kennedy is on fire!! CSPAN 2

Tonight Schumer is on The Daily Show, Mike Wallace on Colbert.

Bush's Plan to Stop Global Warming Will Lead to More Global Warming

We couldn't get much higher! If we have an ill, we simply pop a pill!

Soldier admits murdering Iraqi detainee

21st century business opportunity .. SAHARA Clinics

Do you support a global carbon tax?

Inside Baghdad: A city paralysed by fear

Do you think Al Gore wants to run?

I just received this in an e-mail; being the cynic I am, I had to check

This Makes Me Sick And Sad

Who was the most progressive democratic president of the 20th Century?

Prosecutorial Abuse: "Outrageous Injustice"

congress critters - BLOCK all money to * scams-

Afghanistan. Iraq. Somalia. Iran on the list next - who the F* would join up with the military now?

NONE of the possible Dem 08 nominees would have started the Iraq War

On Franken: TONY SNOW was the first reporter to break the

Why does Joe Lieberman of all people make me so fuggin' ill?

A couple of funny pics of * and gang from today

Donald H. Rumsfeld has left the Pentagon, but not the Defense Department.

Thank you for pissing off John Mica.

McCain to introduce third Iraq resolution

Cheney disgusted by line of questioning

Coffins - not seeing them - what has been hanging over my head.

Doesnt Ed Shutz look Good in.....

Feeling Tense? Need A Laugh? Moment Of Levity? Then You Just HAVE To See This.

How do you respond to something like this?

Did anybody else see the 'blink counter' on Colbert last night?

A Girl's Got the Gavel! But, What's She Wearing?

Caption *

Abortion doctor's killer convicted again

Are Democrats going to make a difference?

"Bush: The Great Failure" from Germany

Duncan Donuts Wants To Be President

Tweety gets to indulge his lechery --- judging a lookism contest

Is Hagel getting out ahead of the Democratic front runners as being opposed to more Iraq folly?

U.S. home to set world price record at $155 mln

For those of you who hammered me for

It's not like the Bushits weren't warned -- a pre-invasion Army paper was right!

Soldier gets 18 years for 3 Iraqi detainee deaths

Frosty frosted at Al Gore's film

Subliminal Mind Control on Your TV -- NOW

VIDEO: Divine Strake Hearing News Report - Pentagon says they are going for it!

Not sure which is funnier about this pic

Democrat Party vs Corpocrat Party

See What Can Happen When You Can't Be Bothered Getting A Recount Right?

Prediction re 2008

CHENEY's SPOKESWOMAN: VP's Office Pursuing Plame Leads BEFORE Libby Talked To Reporters

GMA pushing the Clinton/Obama/madrassa lie

Tancredo sings Dixie with bigots

Consider this question from a freephead...

Does John McCain know something we don't know?

Jack Cafferty's questions for today:

Last August Man Almost died of Water Intox Radio Station Contest

Help! Did they wiretap me, or was it an innocent "line check?"

Fuck Fred Rogers!!

Refugees International latest report on Iraq refugees

Carlisle Group to buy Tribune Corp. - Sorry, jumped the gun

MYTH WARS -- Limbaugh & Santa Vs God.

Just a passing thought about Collins or Snowe.

Tweety has nailed Cheney

Penelope Cruz, Will Smith Among Actors Spotlighted at 13th Annual SAG Awards

Lieberman is back at it again on cspan...

bush no longer believes. He’s given up. He quit. As he has always quit.

Kucinich on Iran: Another Iraq WMD Hoax

Wal-Mart to annouce store closings??

Sorry, I just thought this was funny...

How far will Bush & Cheney go to prevent their being charged with war crimes?

Anyone watching Hilary address the Mayors

Kucinich Renews Pitch For Universal Health Care: Bill reintroduced

What is it with all the Dr. Evil toys for the armed forces?

Obama calls for Universal Health Coverage by end of first term

Beautiful picture of an AC-130 gunship

When you buy stock, is it your goal to enrich yourself or to enrich the CEO and the BOD?

So - as our soldiers die in Iraq, do you suppose that, on their dying bed,

"Military Shows Off New Ray Gun"

lou dobbs is spewing something about this country has the greatest healthcare system, how can the

New Ruling: Dem Jennings Moves Forward In Push For Congressional Seat Held By GOP's Buchanan

Gay sheep study a study in media spin

Nickeodeon offers "The Naked Brothers Band" -- two boys, aged 6 & 9. Is that creepy or WHAT?

What is DeMent(ed) trying to do with min wage?

911 Calls in North Dakota Town Reveal Dangers of Media Consolidation

Lou Dobbs will be responding to Rosie's question about impeachment,

Australian TV via Cannonfire blog: Saddest. Video. Ever. About stupidity of Americans

How long have we been hearing about healthcare plans ?

I AM BACK!

Iran deems risk of US attack “very weak”

Is the surge...

IAEA chief says attack on Iran would be catastrophe

Buchanan says Bush has his sights on Iran, and the Dems may get in line (must read)

Hagel rips into other rethugs: ‘If You Wanted A Safe Job, Go Sell Shoes’ - full text here-

Did anyone see Senator Kennedy rip up the Republicans on the Senate floor??

Bill Richardson was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize 4 times

Wes Clark yesterday on Faux - "I Haven't said I won't run"

It's official...we're moving.

Dr. Justin Frank ("B*sh on The Couch" author) endorses de-funding the war

WSJ: China TV bans images of pigs in commercials.

Who do you think is the greatest film actor/actress of all time?

Rare sight of ancient shark

Video of Bush admitting impeachable offense

NYC Launching the Official New York City Condom

Cheney and his fantasies.

America and Iran

Thinking about the pre-primary season, I am reminded...

A question for Young Earth Creationists...How do you explain this?

The Baby Einstein thread is just nuts.

R.I. school bans talking at lunch

What's happening in New Orleans?

Qantas Airways Denies Boarding to Pax Wearing Bush Terrorist T-Shirt

Guard shot, finishes shift but later dies

Why doesn't the IRS just allow you to do your entire income tax return online?

CNN-Intolerance In America

Reagan Democrat (Washington Post)

From Kerry to Obama (Kerry's money men moving to Obama)

I love men, but I love myself and my freedom more

RAF joins city's Gay Pride parade {Old news, but interesting--compare and contrast}

Arab groups protest Beck's hiring - Three groups are urging ABC News not to keep Glenn Beck on GMA

Freeps suddenly concerned about voting machines...LOL!!

Comedian Rush Limbaugh... The Worst Person In The World!

Looking for somebody to support - Tell me what your candidates stands for.

Look at who voted for the IWR?? OMG!

One thing we can all agree with the repukes on...

Cheney should be upset with Focus on the Family and NOT Blitzer

The enemy surrounds me

Does this remind anyone of "Ice-9" from Cat's Cradle?

Do the Republics have another dipstick like Bush ready for 2008?

U.S. home to set world price record at $155 mln

Lou Dobbs on the View...DID he say to impeach???

HIV cases spread more in last 3 months (now HIV folks are identified to state by name and ID)

U.S. May Impose Sanctions on Russia for Tor-M1 Deliveries to Iran

Sharpton Sizes Up 2008 Contenders

Woman wins car - but station won't give it to her and threatens to tell Immigration about her ...

Applying the "everything is black & white" test to the Bush presidency.

In case anyone is curious... here's a link to the new Al Q video

Addicted to Killing

What was the reasoning behind the republics using Democrat as an adjective?

U.S. Senate Republican pushes Iraq alternative

First post and a question! Or three

looking for ideas for email signature

CLARK is our choice if we want a leader to take us out of this mess.

The Non-Binding Iraq Resolution Is Not The End Of Our Opposition

So, Wal Mart turned itself in and then posted bail? It's not even the end of January.

American Idol... I've never watched it and hate it.

BBC: US military unveils heat-ray gun

Keith brought up dogs in bars....

BushCo's meme for next 2 years: "You can argue about that all you want. That's history."

3rd BCT's Afghanistan deployment is extended

Pelosi To Bush Re Surge: "Why Is It Going To Work?" - Bush's Answer: "Because I told Them It Had To"

But when a long train of abuses and usurpations...

Fox files DMCA Subpoena to YouTube for Identities of users (and thanks Bill Clinton)

"Perfect Storm" for Peace Movement

La Liz Taylor give Hillary $100,000,00

For all the DUers going to the anti-war rally tomorrow, here's

Why do we still have '04 candidate avatars?

Right-wing hellhound Melanie Morgan at it again: Revives debunked Obama smear, takes it further...

Just got my current copy of NEWSWEEK

Sen. Clinton adds new twist to Web campaigns

Iran Set to Try Space Launch

Rice yucks it up with the "being sodomized with a broomstick by the police" regime

Flame wars--Does it seem like they

State Warns: Don't Eat Squirrel Near Toxic Dump (Thanks to Ford plant ....)

Anyone here want to just live off the land ?

Exclusive BRAD BLOG Libby Trial Coverage; Congressional Hearings Announced; Scalia Hates Democracy..

EXCLUSIVE... 911 Calls in North Dakota Town Reveal Dangers of Media Consolidation

Mitt Romney donated money to Democratic candidates.

The Piñata Strategy

The World Agrees: Stop Him

Ohio poll workers CONVICTED

There is Christian wrestling federation???!!!!

CSPAN to cover JAN 27th March

global warming question

Holy Shit. KO just comes right out and tells Oxyrush to use the "N" word.

"Everyday violence against women soars in wartime."

Mexico Proposes Transsexual Rights

Polls from Arizona

Spain resizes clothes {and mannequins} for women (BBC) {body image issue}

You guys watching Countdown?

Faux Gibson: Tells us who is the real culprit in Plame leak

WP:In Ex-Aide's Testimony, A Spin Through VP's PR

NYC Launching Official City Condom

Hearing loss can be funny

Poor Katherine Harris -- how low she's fallen. Passing out business cards

Jon Stewart just went Darth Vader on Dick Chaney's ass! Oh and Senator Schumer's on!

I just found out that I have a nephew going to Iraq when the surge starts.

Lawyer In Domestic Spying Case-I Ordered Kafka's 'The Trial' As Refresher In Bizarre Legal Procedure

Senator Corker (R-Tenn) added, “Congress has allowed this war to go on

Everything your denial keeps you from seeing: "Children of Men"

Apocal-what?

A question

One more reason to oppose NCLB

CIA Staffer warned Cheney, Libby of Leak's Danger

A girl wonders: Is Crist my dad?

Nader

My email to Rush Oxylimbaugh

I just saw "Pan's Labyrinth" .

Bush to U.S.: More for war, Less for human needs

Read the Whole Edwards Speech

Iraq vice president: U.S. invasion was "idiot decision"

Father kills daughter; doubted virginity

Hagel Ponders White House Run As War Criticism Raises His Profile

Photos of places in Japan which exclude or restrict non-Japanese Customers

White House will cooperate with investigations

Pass around the KY Jelly, we're all getting screwed

They All Suck - Repub candidates for 08...from Redstate.com!

FBI visits Doc Bottom

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! edited to add banner

These are good - from Bay-of-fundie

Rumsfeld opens transition office in Virginia

Cindy responds to DU ers

44 and 47. They look good together, IMHO.

Go take this quickie IQ test.....Smart or Stoopid?

I've been out of the country for one week: Can I have a one sentence synopsis of what I missed?

79 percent of college freshmen in 1970 said "developing a meaningful philosophy of life"

Reuters: Ethics questions raised about CNBC's Bartiromo

Before the first US serviceman died it was a war crime...

Attack on Iran would be 'catastrophic', IAEA says

Is anyone else having trouble entering the Science forum?

Fox's Daily Show Rip-off May Be DOA — Impressions from Radar Online

Sen. Rockefeller: Cheney Interfered With Congressional Hearings On Flawed Iraq Intelligence...

Again, they died in the streets today

I support Nova M Radio. To listen to Malloy? You betcha…

dick cheney is a fat, cowardly pig.

Bush touts tax breaks for health care in KC today

"He is the one who killed my son," she said of the president

Rawstory has story Iran Attack Planned For Last 6 yrs --- LINK

Is there anything more Al Gore needs to do, than say "Yes".....

How to make large sign images

Do you feel, or have you ever felt, as if you will one day be living in a post-apocalyptic world?

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

James Charles Angleton

The Cheney Gospels (Plame Thread #6)

I've had some really racist feelings today and I don't like the feeling.

Florida Republican fumes at not having a chair in meeting, leads walk out

the craziness of corporate thinking

I'm sorry, the more I hear about Cheney, the less I think about him... He's gone from scum to...

Hagel to State Dept. & DOD: give us all records on Chalabi

Question about trends on NPR

WOLF: I want to congratulate you, your lesbian daughter and her gay partner...

PELOSI: Why didn't you tell them that the other two times?

Joe Conason, "Ghosts of Dirty Tricks Past" — RW Smears Obama and Clinton

Family is filing water drinking contest civil suit. Read it here:

Do you remember when TV was free? Will Radio follow the same path?

"You and I are not in the Big Club" . . . by George Carlin . . .

Can't go to the rally? Look here! (THURSDAY "Here in Spirit" signing thread)

PLEASE SIGN this petition to urge presidential hopefuls to take a stand on global warming.

How do you feel about "microfinancing"?

From Scalia about the 2000 recount: 'Get over it!'

Any thoughts on Jane Fonda's appearance at the anti-war rally?

Former CIA chief expects U.S. to attack Iran.

Would you agree that as long as CNN employs Glenn Beck, they have no credibilty?

any (FL) DUers passing through GA on I-95 going to D.C. protests?

Hagel: "I'm so sorry the vice president so underestimates the people of this country."

"friends of God, a road trip" is airing tonight on the HBO

Obama a team player? Give me a break.

SMU Faculty Fight the Bush Institute: From the Inside Out

Speakers for the Jan. 27th D.C. Rally (Maxine Waters, Dennis Kucinich, more...)

Pelosi Says She Wasn't Consulted On Iraq

Tancredo: Abolish Race-Based Caucuses

Why Isn"T Plame GateE not on TV??? DemandD IT on TV

Max Baucus just said "republic committee"

SOTU Truth in Advertising — The FUNNIEST Thing Ever from Oklahoma

CNN: Ford to head DLC

Memo to Tim Russert: Dick Cheney thinks he controls you. - WaPo

I would like to apologize to DU members for my past transgressions.

The biggest mistake ever made by the republican party

International Living Study Says France Has the World's Highest Quality of Life

Do you get the feeling that no matter what bill or issue comes up that the ..

Is Chavez a Dictator?

Howard Stern's anti-wingnut screed on today's show.

"Hollywood liberals have allready rubberstamped Al Gore's Oscar"

In Praise of Fred Rogers

FEINGOLD TO CHAIR JUDICIARY HEARING ON CONGRESS’S POWER TO END A WAR

FINDINGS BY AN OFFICIAL WAR CRIMES TRIBUNAL ALREADY FOUND CHENEY GUILTY...

Am I the only one who is repulsed by the "rock star" Presidential candidates?

CSPAN will be covering the DC protest on Saturday - great line-up of speakers

The CIA briefed Cheney that Andrea Mitchell was investigating

Seattle -- Yet another US Attorney resigns in mystery

"Waiting on the World to Change" - children growing up in the poorest city in America.

I predict Hillary won't run

And they are off!! The bus to DC left tonight - PICTURES!!

Have you noticed all of the conflicts around the world...

New Ruling: Dem Jennings Moves Forward In Push For Congressional Seat Held By GOP's Buchanan...

You keep hearing about "old hippies" today...

the ONLY way we can take these bastards down: FOCUS

Is it now a Three-Way contest for the Soul of The Democrats?

Boston.com cites Kerry joke "about the education levels of US troops"

* tours the emergency room at St. Luke's East Hospital - pics

I'm going to the march Saturday

I pay almost 2000 per year for my health care (single person)

Cynthia McKinney: "Impeachment is on the Table"

Read this post and get pissed

Manifest of downed helo-- 2 COLs, 1 LT COL, 2 Com. Sgt. Maj's, 1 MAJ, 1 CPT, 1 1st SGT, 2 Staff SGTs

GMA/ABC News DEBUNKS the Clinton/Obama/madrassa 'Insight'/FOX 'News' lie

Air America goes off the air in ... Santa Cruz?

John Cusack finds 'Grace' - Film concerns widower of woman killed in Iraq

When did the Republican party first commit treason?

Why Cheney is likely to resign before anyone gets him...

Who the Hell is Duncan Hunter?

Thursday TOONS: post-SOTU edition

Sen Rockefeller: CHENEY INTERFERED "CONSTANTLY" To STALL Investigation Of Flawed Iraq Intell

Depleted Uranium Explosions Target US Citizens

Those who voted against "the war" - a reminder.

OK, the past can't be changed, but if you were Hillary's advisor now, what's her best move to win?

Slogan for Al Gore...."IMAGINE!"

Is "Halfrican" enough to bring down Rush Limbaugh?

Did anyone hear Watada on NPR today

Edwards only polling 12% nationally.

A Blast from the Past--America accidentally elects Kucinich in 2004

LOL! 84 % of Fox News viewers thought GWD did excellent job

A GOPer is trying to claim Webb as a Reganite, but the rest of what is said is pure gold

Check this out!

Hedge fund chiefs, with cash, join political fray -- and tilt Democratic

Did Faux-tears flow from Kerry for troops? Who really cares?

Hagel Chides Colleagues On Iraq Vote: ‘If You Wanted A Safe Job, Go Sell Shoes’

WP,pg1: Obama's Appeal to Blacks Remains an Open Question

Big States’ Plan for Earlier Primaries Scrambles '08 Race

Charges dropped against 6 FBI Agents in James "Whitey" Bulger case

Kerry Healey -- Limits of Duct Tape

Alleged bid to abort leads to baby's death

WE LOSE A GREAT WORKERS BLOG ("Confined Space")!!!!!!!

Send Their Kids

Uh Oh - first Republican Presidential candidate throwing in the towel?

Another Republican "Unfunded Mandate"

Hagel

Jim Webb has done our country a great service

BoHerd: "little point in echoing the rest of the knee-jerk majority in ripping the president"

Bush uses Joe McCarthy's slur in formal address to Congress dominated by those insulted

If Congress cuts funds for Iraq

Bush aide (Hughes) visits Philippine rebel stronghold (Reuters)

Democrats call it "escalation"; GOP, "surge" or "augmentation"; Pentagon, "plus-up"

79% willing to vote for african american for president

SOTU-TV

Now that everyone is running for president...

Top U.S. surgeon in Iraq killed in crash (Saturday)

Diebold voting machine key copied from pic on Diebold site

Do all the Senators (and members of the House) have the same budget

DLC Question

Which non-front runner is the LEAST likely to get the nomination?

Dr. Justin Frank ("Bush on The Couch" author) endorses de-funding the war

Who else knows something about a candidate that makes them want to curse the candidate to their face

More conservative non acceptance of responsibility

Fill me in here.. Is there a democratic plan to do something about new orleans?

valerie plame? valerie wilson? why is the media using her married name, when she went by her own

James Carville and Mary Matalin diagnosed the nation’s political state

OH PLEASE!!! Hillary's 19 points ahead of Obama

Regarding Iran nuking Israel

I am sick of people saying there was no post-war plan for Iraq!!

limbaugh to be on All Things Considered this afternoon!

New York Times: Long on Rhetoric, Short on Sorrow

sorry...dupe

Anybody have a demographic breakdown in the 2004 Illinois senate race ?

Top Democratic Fundraiser Sides With Obama ... link

Straw poll

Top U.S. non-proliferation official resigns (Reuters)

Feingold changed my opinion about using the power of the purse yesterday

I've jumped on the Gore bandwagon, folks!

WAPO story I'm waiting for: "Edwards' Appeal to Whites Remains an Open Question"

28 Senators Vote to Repeal Minimum Wage. 2008 Elections, Anyone?

Ford Tells Obama to Ignore Race Factor (AP)

Romney Gave Three Contributions To Democrats

Why Dick Cheney is an angry man.

Despite the DLC's popularity.. Kudos to Harold Ford, Jr. on his new job as Chairman!

Senators to Press Bush Admin on U.S. Attorney Firings

Would you vote for someone with a beard?

Unions Fighting for Railroad Safety (troubling given Union Pacific’s safety record)

Proof Obama's camp knows HRC is not behind smear

Thank God back in 1947 Harry Truman had the foresight to bomb Stalin's nuke program!

Black/Women Vote: Hillary vs. Obama Pt. 2

Conservatives tend to be extremely hierarchy-oriented. They seem to crave a leader

Obama supporters - check out BET documentary American Gangster

Dick Durbin on C-SPAN calling out Cheney saying one thing and

ICE agents arrested 21 Smithfield workers company announcement that it will fire up to 600 people

Please delete.

The Bunning Amendment just failed

From Rep. Jack Murtha-tell * his new plan is not the will of the people!

Suggestion for new "Topic Forum" : Immigration

Pardon Scandal Still Looms for Sen. Clinton's Brother

Military domestic response debated

NPR today, on drive home - female newscaster used the term "Republic" in lieu of "Republican"

Insight magazine to Barack Obama: Why don't you change your name?

Hagel (R-Ne) says report on Senate bid wrong

My view of the candidates (Republican version)

Edwards to speak at Wake Forest next Monday

Damn I love Keith Olberman.

New York Employers Are Dodging Workers Comp Premium Payments (WIN & NYT)

Bush speaks the truth in his State of the Union speech. Absolutely must see video.

White House will cooperate with investigations

Edwards and Giuliani lead way in Iowa race

Iraqi "democracy" in action: "put your stuff on the camel"

WP, Dionne: Senator Jim Webb: Reagan Democrat

Very little evidence of Iran involvement in Iraq

Which Republican are you hoping gets the nomination in 2008?

Biden, Clinton, Dodd, Edwards, Kucinich, Obama, Vilsack, Richardson

These Things will make ANY Democrat more electable

Do we have a plan? (Iraq)

‘Inconvenient Truth’ filmmakers credit Gore’s story with film’s success

Sorry Folks: I like Dick Cheney

Unresolved: Most disgusting moment of the SOTU speech

Obama has to define himself NOW

Hagel Ponders White House Run As War Criticism Raises His Profile

Who do you think Ted Kennedy will endorse in the primaries?

Matthews had Harold Ford, jr. on his show talking up the DLC

Anti-War Groups Plan Surge on Washington-turnout expected in 6 figures!

Giuliani: "I've been on 91 foreign troops in the last 5 years"

Are you new to the Libby trial? Never fear, Patrick Fitzgerald's DOJ website is a great resource.

Insight magazine is claiming Hillary camp has been investigating Obama for 3 months

Will Colin Powell have a position in the next Dem WH?

I know DU has many Obama and Hillary supporters but WHY do THEY get all Free Air Time?

Open thread to document and discuss Al Gore's statements regarding Iraq

I'm noticing that the RW pundits, i.e. Carlson, Fox, Limbaugh, Beck and many other

Interesting Hillary rant from Big Eddie

Does the US Constitution consider Venezuelan TV Station treasonous?

January 25, 1947

I am so freaking mad! I'm watching this documentary by Nancy Pelosi's daughter

Wal-Mart to pay $33 million in back wages.

Is it hypocritical to bitch about "Democrat Party" but still say "Rethug"?

It is the internet Democrats' duty to stop the Hillary coronation

Senate committee votes unanimously nominating General Petraeus

Cook County Illinois 5,303,683 : Population Fulton County, Georgia Population 915,623

Not yet convinced the "New Iraq Strategy" is stupid, RW, WH B*llSh*t? Check out this pdf version!

Hey, Jack Cafferty read my impeach email on CNN yesterday

Kerry's FULL floor statement from yesterday - Corpmedia ignored biggest part reIraq

Don't let anyone every tell you Edwards and Clark have similar views towards Iran...

Wasn't online yesterday, did everyone see this? "US Ships headed to...mideast, Iran"

Q: What's the roadmap from Libby trial to WH charges?

A former hippie "liberal" who "saw the light" just called and had a

Edwards could benefit most from California February primary

John Edwards aces Hannity & Colmes appearance (Video here!)

Allow me to settle this "Democrat Party" thing...

This might seem like a dumb question --

2008 Candidates: You're going to have to work for my vote--Show me the mojo!

Received this plea from Senator Brownback tonite

Call That Goddamn C-Span: "Campaign 2008: Kerry's Out"

Bill Richardson's appeal

Obama calls for universal health care within six years

Molly Ivins: NOT. BACKING. HILLARY.

Explicating the Cheney outburst,....

As I watched Harold Ford today on CNN and then Hardball...

Edwards statement on Bush's State of the Union

"Muscular Liberalism"?

Somebody asked, so here are a few answers.

Congress Announces First Investigation of Bush's Crimes

I'm for bombing Iran's nuclear facilities.

2008 Democratic Presidential Nominee -- Current Odds

Does Iraq even want a secular democracy?

I think Wesley Clark should run and now is the perfect time to announce.

You should stand by Hillary, because Hillary stood by you.

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