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Archives: January 3, 2007

Howard Finemann: What Does the US want in the Next President?

My letter ripping Bush in Joliet Herald

Gerald Ford's Failures of Nerve

A test for US allies: How they treat women

Apple Sued for iPod Monopoly, Defective iBooks

Robert Parry: Operation: Save Bush's Legacy

The Problem with Solutions by Robert Jensen

WaPo Editorial: "A Fairer House But not quite yet."

Bob Herbert Reaches End of Rope in 'NYT': Labels 'Slaughter' in Iraq 'Criminal'

Larry Beinhart: 2007 - Year of Madness

LAT: Analysis: Behind troop surge, a Neocon force

Where's the Outrage Over Escalation?

Iran's Secret Plan For Mayhem

MediaNews Calif. papers outsourcing ad production (To India)

In Padilla Wiretaps, Murky View of ‘Jihad’ Case

Robert Scheer: A Monster of Our Creation

Truthout: This Strategy is New?

'This might sound delusional...'

If they preach the cause of the poor, they're my people

Socialist senator makes US history (BBC) {Bernie Sanders}

Democrats eye revamp of toxic-cleanup Superfund

MNCs to dominate tech hiring wave in India

U.S.-ordered rush job

End to Death Penalty Urged

Single-Payer insurance could help solve U.S. health care crisis

In Meetings With Allies, Clinton Hones ’08 Strategy - The New York Times

Health Care on the Hill — Democrats Set the Agenda (NewEngJourMed)

John Dean: Actions to be taken by Congress when Bush Adm stonewalls oversight attempts

"Leave Now or You Will Die Like a Dog"

And How Is Saudi Arabia Getting Along? (Cross-post From The Oil Drum)

Australia Warming Faster Than Global Average - Spring 2006 Warmest On Record - Financial Times

Global Warming is Here. Now What?

UCS Report Reveals: EXXON Paid To Mislead The Public

Health Of Brazilian Rainforest Depends On Dust From One Valley In Africa

Iran Cuts Off Natural Gas Exports To Turkey To Meet Domestic Needs - BakuNet/Radio Fardha

Canadian Natural Gas Exports To US Likely To Drop Sharply In 2007 - Dow Jones

Rain In Winnipeg, Record High Temps In Windsor, Golf Courses Busy Near Montreal - CanWest

Inventer Cracks Centuries-old Puzzle (ultra low-head micro-hydro generator)

Climatologists - China's T'ang Dynasty - Summit Of Classic Period - Destroyed By Climate - AFP

Rare rhinos disappearing in Nepal (BBC)

Please, DUers, sign this petition to protect Alaska's

Senior Energy Lobbyist - Bush "Irrelevant" On Energy Policy - More Of The Same To Come In SOTU

Only A Handful Of Rapidly Receding Himalayan Glaciers Monitored - CSM

Warmest New Year's Day In Vienna Since 1852 - AFP

2006 Warmest Year On Record For Oslo, Norway Since 1937 - AFP

Leaked Secret Australian Gvn. Report Warns Of Climate Devastation In NSW, Calls For Planning

Murray River - Australia's Biggest - 25% Below Prior All-Time Low Flow Record - Age

Gunmen kill Fatah militant in Gaza, clashes break out (Reuters)

Report: Guantanamo detainee draped in Israel flag

Test Yourself: The Mideast in 10 self-deceptions or less

Israel seeks operational link with U.S. missile defense system

Iran leader says believes Israel will soon collapse

"A sovereign Palestine? No chance"

Cheney Subpoenaed - US Treasury Secretary Arrested 4.5 Trillion money laundering

Here's my theory of how the molten steel retained it's heat...

"We Know"

Imagine this...

Election Reform, Fraud+News-Wed-1/3/07 Guide-Stars & "Idealism As The Soul Of America"

Why Congress should declare Jennings winner in Florida Dist13 race and investigate official malfeasa

Christine Jennings:The Fight Continues for FL-13's Voters: We Filed Our Appeal

Hand Counted Paper Ballots NOW! Nothing more and Nothing less! nt

Radio Right now; SHould Touchscreens be Banned?

Report Exposes Excessive E-Voting Machine Malfunctions in Mid-term Elections

NOT ONE, FOUR CONGRESSIONAL CONTESTS FILED IN FLA!!

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

Nepal's Goddesses: Religious Abuse?

LAT: A promising Iraqi province is now a tinderbox

Lawmakers' January junkets curbed

90% of Iraqis Say They Were Better Off Under Hussein

German Muslim Held, Denied U.S. Entry

BBC: Saddam aide is new Baath leader

U.S. troops detain 23 suspects in Iraq

House GOP: Don't Hurt Us -- Please

Family says Fort Carson soldier killed in Iraq

Former employee arrested for stabbings

(al-Rubaie)Iraq Official Slams Execution Chaos

Foreign firms in China to lose tax privileges

Top Iraqi Sunni tribal chief dies after rooftop fall(after being thrown)

AP: New video shows 5 kidnapped in Iraq

New Yorkers Gather For Vigils To Call For End To War In Iraq

WP A1: Iraq to Probe Disorder at Hussein's Execution

Leahy warns Justice over terror policies

US aims to stop Islamic extremists fleeing Somalia

(NYT) Hussein Guard Is Arrested, Officials Say

Boehner urges Dems to heed Bush's call

300 Laid Off Wednesday At International Truck and Engine

Feeney Reprimanded by Ethics Commitee, Ordered to Repay Cost of Golf Trip to Scotland With Abramoff

UK in plastic electronics drive (BBC)

Panel Seeks End to Death Penalty for New Jersey (& WI is considering

Author/Activist Tillie Olsen died yesterday

68 in Inquirer newsroom to lose their jobs

Fed hints at future rate increase (BBC)

Roadside bomb kills U.S. soldier south of Baghdad

Nardelli Resigns as Home Depot CEO

I heard Mike Malloy is coming back

Only four big U.S. cities ready for crisis: report

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday January 3

MediaNews Calif. papers outsourcing ad production (To India)

Iraqis were responsible for Saddam hanging -US general

Nato laments Afghan civilian dead

Second U.S. carrier group to deploy to Gulf: sources

Statement from the Office of Senator Johnson

WP: Bush Signals Budget Accord

Mortars explode in Baghdad; 27 bodies found in capital

Records show Diego Garcia link to alleged torture flights (Guardian)

Toyota creating alcohol detection system

Iraqi prime minister says he wants to quit office

AP: Lawmaker to Repay Cost of Abramoff Trip

Iraq PM worried Saddam would avoid hanging

Causey Heads To Prison for Role in Enron

2 Hussein Co-Defendants to Be Executed Thursday, Official Says

Bush Says Plan Would Balance Budget by ’12

Bush not seen Saddam execution video: White House

Wal-Mart Recalls Trail Mix After Reports of Glass, Plastic

Critic Takes Over Lieberman's Party

Protesters disrupt press conference on lobbying reform

Negropnte to move from Dir. Nat Intel to Dep. Sec State.

White House won't condemn Saddam taunts

(Reuters) Iraq says Saddam video meant to stir trouble

Man Arrested Over Saddam Footage(according to al Arabiya television)

ExxonMobil cultivates global warming doubt: report

Microsoft sends free PCs to bloggers

Media can’t capture full picture in Iraq, (Tony) Snow says

US warship 'Trenton' to join Indian fleet

Student Shot At Tacoma School

NBC: Bush to call for more (20k) troops

Navy to name aircraft carrier after Ford

Saddam bid "courteous" adieu to U.S. captors

Sub-prime mortgage lenders failing.

U.S. Bars Lab From Testing Electronic Voting

FEMA: Calif. Levees Worse Than Thought

The Hill: House Democrats finalize new ethics rules

Wal-Mart Seeks New Flexibility In Worker Shifts

Virtual recruiter on duty at Army Web site

South rated low on ladder to success

Rehnquist FBI File Sheds New Light on Confirmation Battles, Drug Dependence

Duke invites 2 lacrosse players back

Lobbyists hired to align with Congress

But It's Thomas Jefferson's Koran! (LOL- Ellison to hold TJ's copy)

SICK FIDEL 'IN SPAIN'

So...what's YOUR favorite music video?

What with the deal in Dreamgirls with Jamie Foxx's character?

Can I get some pig feed back?

DUer Monkeyman's wife passed on tonight, link to GD topic, for loungers.

The big fish eat the little ones

Vicarious Food Porn for y'all...cause

Legal types, a question.... If I wanted to put up banners that used well-known

Why in the red hot fuck is Gerald Ford's less than stellar golf game

Best song ever?

Quick Question for the History Buffs

Like my new tinfoil hat??

Can I get some feedback on this pirogue?

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

great shots at the watering hole!

Whaaaa!!!!!

Time for the 1st annual Moran of the Year Awards

This Wii shortage is annoying me

"I don't know if the pants still fit, but I know the hat will."

Why is it ......

let me be the 1st in 2007

Henry Kissinger...

Will someone with youtube membership post "Brittany Spears Naked"

Man Falls Asleep In Dumpster, Wakes Up In Garbage Truck

Happy birthday, Danica McKellar!

Flu sux

So we're supposed to feel sorry for an industry that produces "Jo Jo"?

Caption this picture, thanks to Yahoo for posting it.:

My email this morning: "PENIS ENLARGEMENT BREAKTHROUGH"

Who the hell is Billy Shears?

Kudzu was so 2006, we need to find something new to be bullish on in 2007

And the 2006 DARWIN AWARD Winner is...

YouTube thread

Would Casting the Bush Family of Criminals with Puppies Make Them More Likable?

This is so ROMANTIC I think I am going to cry

has anyone else ever moved back in with an ex?

Advertising-free Century Theaters, R.I.P.

The real reason Rummy got fired. (video, very funny)

What band am I thinking of? (#6)

finally, coffee! (swoon) and no gas crisis!

Bush Administration Successes

can I get some feedback on my blog?

*SNORT*

Prisoner Strips Naked, Covers Self In Vegetable Oil, Slips Out Of Prison

Is Philadelphia a Northeast city?

Fainting Dieters Delay NYC Subways

How many posts do you need in order to recommend a thread?

I need a dragon head

Do I not get to be in a bad mood, too?

11 Year Old Is College Sophmore

can I get some feedback on my cog?

Ever woken up next to someone and thought "why did they come to me to die"?

(insert random du lounge nickname) appreciation thread

Is it better for you to drink liquids such as tea, water, etc., at room temperature

Anyone catch that show on the Science channel about "M Theory," last night?

Looks like a full moon over the water hole.

What non-political forums do you enjoy?

Since I rant more often than compliment, something for you today that I like.

What happened to Demopedia?

I'm so cold...so cold...

Official Says Britons Like Getting Drunk Too Much

What should I ban when I buy Disneyland/world?

To be loved by anyone: unusual, or not unusual?

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

Skinny girls to blame for late trains?

I reach an important milestone this year

How am I supposed to pay the mortgage if the site's down?

How NOT to avoid getting arrested

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

15.5.1

"Training day" at work yesterday- should have brought my gun!

Ambulance on campus today

question for DU guys

Is Cocaine Use Pretty Common now?

Afraid to call into work sick? There's help!

After trying to update Rhapsody for the last two weeks

GO TO HELL SADDAM!!!!

Love my new iPod, hate iTunes.

Anyone else having trouble with the GLBT forum?

Happy birthday latebloomer!

This is my definition of "progressive rock".

what's the most personal thing you are willing to talk about in a freeper forum?

Lelapin just started a conversation with "How much do you love me?"

Required vs Optional - support of aging parents?

Can I get some feedback on my mock...

Can I get some feedback on my rock(s)?

Can I get some feedback on my posterior?

My parking lot pet peeve

Thirty-seven car pile-up at Nascar race. Gnarly video

Can I get some feedback on my CapLock key?

ooh. Spike Lee's gonna do a James Brown film.

Have you ever been photographed with a dude?

Ever meet someone on the internet and feel compelled to track them down and find out as much about

what's the most personal thing you are willing to talk about in a public forum?

10 people for dinner, here's what is cooking in my kitchen.

GoPsUx and I are officially Schizophrenic

7 Deadly Sins Poll - vote early and often!

As a "thank you" to those who helped me sort out my iPod issues: cool free music!

Funny baby video.

I put my new DU sticker on my rear end! Where do you have yours? (Pic Thread)

I sat next to former (Utah) Gov. Mike Leavitt on the plane last night.

Who said "I smoke, I read, I adore"?

Have you ever pm'd me photograph's in the nude?

Mr. Writer and the Clueless Recruiter

Aggg! I can't seem to focus today...

Qatari Freeper vandals blamed for online encyclopaedia sabotage

Have you ever been autographed in the nude?

Ever woken up next to someone and thought "why is Leo Sayer next to me"?

Have you ever been spirographed in the nude?

Have you ever been pictographed with a 'tude?

The Sugar Hill Gang were wack rappers who, among other things, conspired to

My cat thinks he's a dog

can I get some feedback on my cock?

Have you ever been photoshopped into a prude?

Have you ever been telegraphed with a fugue?

Anybody here ever travelled on Greyhound?

Have you ever had a chronograph in your food?

Starbucks Anarchist PMd me a photo in which he is scantily clad. Wanna see?

Satelillite TV 'snow'. Why?

is there a new Countdown with K.O. tonight?

Today was a good day.

These girls have upper-management written all over them!

Now I want a Kodak camera!!!111!!!

HELP! Is anyone getting this weird Bell South logo...

I got nuthin ' today...

I finally found the business I'm going to start!

Anyone ever had a nerve block?

I want love

How many of us are "IT" girls?

Wacky new laws (you need to know about)

Frustrated much, lounge?

Here's the trailer that was given to the execs who green-lighted "Rocky VI" (Rocky Balboa)

Is just me, or is there some kind of...um..."energy" around the Lounge today?

It's a GIRL!

How many of us are "IN" girls?

Anybody watching Larry King with James Brown's widow .....

Who will the NFC censorship?

LSAT prep

Goodbye Mommy: A look to the future

Which are the towns you can identify after seeing just a few bars...

Have you ever been photoshopped in the nude?

Mother F'N Snakes on a plane

Ever Woken Up Next To Someone And Said "Who the hell am I?"

Post a picture of yourself not hanging out with Queen Elizabeth in the 1980's.

Question: Did I start "it"

When two people are attracted to each other, who makes the first move?

I got my very first professional massage this morning

Apple fans, rejoyce. I have ventured to the other side.

Ever woken up next to someone and said "Donald Trump? I thought you were Natalie Portman!!"

I just hung up on the HS prinicipal after yelling at her. Ask me anything.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Wed 1/3/2007)

What crosses your mind when you see this photo?

Reyd Reid Reed

I feel like I'm in the Mafia

Salty, Sweet or Sour?

I'm chilling in the Ruins of Ahn'Qiraj. Post if that means anything to you.

Cheney attacks Drake Hogestyn of Days of Our Lives

Can I get some feedback on this pierogie?

Comcast On Demand is supposed to be running "An Inconvenient Truth" tonight...

I finally puchased my first Democratic Underground T-shirt today

And those miraculous DU lounge vibes work again: I got the job!!

Anybody remember the movie "Shirley Valentine"?

For the DU girls: Sexist Man of the Year

Has anyone got Fiesta Bowl video for those of us who were too hung over to watch?

Wednesday, January 3. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

How many of us are Cousin IT workers?

Bush mum on Hussein hanging

Who will win the Superbowl?

For George, lizziegrace, and RRR...the hope of our future

My cat likes this YouTube video...

Ever wonder what *really* goes on in a cat house? I have pictures! (dial-up warning)

British Teenager Breaks Atlantic Sailing Record

My MIL's Xmas present from her employer..(Wal-Mart)..

I heard Mike Malloy is coming back

Does anyone remember

can I get some feedback on my log?

Ever hear a song that makes you really sad...

I dig love

Whatever happened to popcorn?

Latte Art for the Masses:

Best parody/satire of Jimmie JJ Walker here!

Best wishes to the Ford family....

I'm strong.

Am I the only shop rat?

I sent one of my little boys to California today.

I am filled with alabaster! My mass is jejune. A fork has foretold the dust of Hermes.

How many of us are IT workers?

Is Ladainian Tomlinson the best football player of your lifetime?

Gerald Ford was a hack politician who, among other things, conspired to

It's so embarrassing when you run into someone who knows you, but you can't place them.

Celebratory Bullet Fired On New Years, Misses Sleeping Children

We need some Lust in the Lounge today

Sylvia Browne: Oracle or charlatan?

Worst song ever?

The parking lot at the gym was so full, I had to park up the street.

All time irony

Who will win the NFC Championship?

Je suis haussier sur kudzu. Il va des endroits!

A round of applause for the Univ of Michigan Marching Band!

Ever woken up next to someone and thought "this is how i want to feel for the rest of my life"?

action on Africam!

For the DU girls: Sexiest Man of the Year

Spaghetti Sauce

CONFESS!!!! What are you truly passionate about

The Ultimate Warrior goes crazy on ebay....

Prog Rock or Oasis - which do you prefer

Man Tells Police: "I'm Cooking Meth" - Arrested

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

Funeral Traditions (not about Ford)

Who are the performers you can identify after hearing just a few bars..

Post a picture of you from the late 80's mid 90's

Have you ever been photographed in the nude?

What do you collect?

Tell me something

Ever Woken Up Next To Someone And Said "Who the hell are you?"

Associate Freely!

Pat Robertson predicts death to Americans in 2007

Guardian: No religion and an end to war: how thinkers see the future

"Welcome to Enlightenment!"

help: mars anomolies

Statues offer clues to Greek isle's past

Lost lakes of Titan are found at last

When Are The History Books Going To Acknowledge Ronald Reagan's Great Crime?

What happened with this morning's lock-out?

sites with adult /gay content

Anybody want to have some fun with this?

National commercial-free coverage of Stevie Y's number being retired!

Riley expected to take leave of absence

One more hurrah for BSU beating the Sooners

Why is there still college football on my television?

U of L takes Orange Bowl!

Hey, Let's Start A Peyton Manning Retirement Thread!

ATN: Cardinal, Ram, Eagle, Jaguar and Titan Fans

Notra Dame???

Saban doesn't have to go back to LSU in 2007

How would you seed a I-A college football playoff bracket?

Dolphins coach Saban leaves for Alabama

Boxing: Samuel Peter vs James Toney

"You Were Born For Such a Time as This"

I want to talk more about the Christ.

Moon void of course

Osama is dead according to Sylvia Browne. I just finished

Mercury?

Ya'll put up with so much from me

Need stats from those in the know...

Mitt Romney is a schmuck.

Electability framing of 2004 -- this does not appear to be based in fact

Interesting Question over at DCP - What do You think?

Do the troops really want a troop surge?

The SENATE is back IN SESSION tomorrow

I just got todays mail and I got mail from John McCain

A whole lot of nothing.

The IWR vote in the real world

Why I am unimpressed with the phrase McCain doctrine

First Full Moon of 2007

Well you didn't think that you could go a day without a post from me,

I've DQ'd my rodeo stuff from the "motion" challenge...

I don't usually like to come in here with political stuff, BUT

French court rules pork soup kitchen not racist

"Strategery" is to strategy as "Truthiness" is to truth (Impeachment)

What's the deal with Bev Harris?

You know what? I'm the Bev Harris of the centrists.

Why are so many DUers pissed at Cindy Sheehan today?

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Democratic Underground, may I present to you...Madame Speaker

Art or vandalism?

I'm grateful to Cindy Sheehan, BUT

Two Myths That Keep The World Poor

at what point will rank-and-file soldiers refuse to be cannon fodder for a madman?

New, Improved SACRIFICE! Moms love it!

These dead will not have died in vain

a few words about the timeliness of cindy's action

My Only Real Question Regarding Cindy And Her Interruption Today.

FBI Releases the Truth About GITMO

SE Fla Editorial: Americans are Stupid - Bush isn't so bad

Bush is doing his absolute best to ruin the GOP....he don't listen for SHIT

Cindy Sheehan breaks up a Dem press conference...Why?

Breaking: FEINGOLD To Introduce Legislation Establishing Timetable For Iraqi Withdrawal

Did we ever get a Nancy Pelosi avatar?

So, dems are bashing Cindy Sheehan now, telling her to shut up

negraponte is resigning to take the number two position at the state department

How stupid is Pat Robertson? His actions not words

William Rehnquist was a drug addict

jeebiz cris

A Man Down, a Train Arriving, and a Stranger Makes a Choice

I'm hallucinating an early spring in the midwest.

Ethics debate over US girl "frozen in time".

Plamemania Countdown: 13 Days

Capitalism is a bright shiney apple

Arctic ice cap to disappear by 2040 (AFP)

A silly question for Vietnam Vets

Do you remember living through Watergate? If so, can you check in

WOO HOO, We winned something! Democratic Underground gets Honorable Mention...

The environmental cost of having a baby.

World faces hottest year ever, as El Niño combines with global warming (Independent UK)

Group: ExxonMobil paid groups to mislead public on global warming

Why is Negroponte taking a demotion ??

Oprah's New School

You are my life DU

I wasn't too sure about Cindy Sheehan before this latest outburst

Cindy Sheehan interrupts Democratic press conference - Demands Troops Come Home

I have personally spoken to Cindy Sheehan on the phone

OMG! The absolute funniest video I've seen about what Bush is doing to our country!!!

Our new back yard made the paper (photo)

Thank you, Cindy.

Oh, man -- first CNN, now - Yahoo News Captions Obama Photo With Name "Osama"

Mods: I make a honest proposal.

EVOTING EXPOSE TO LEAD NYT THURSDAY-Lab That Test Machines Barred By US

Rep. John Murtha: Extensive Hearings on Iraq

Lou Dobbs Rant on Presidential Funeral Excess....."Unseemly Proportions"

Sheehan is RIGHT to get in the Dems faces, we ALL should. She's my HERO.

The drapes are measured.

Pythons eating alligators in the everglades

Ultimatum to the Democrats: Impeach or find yourself back in the minority!

It Takes a Special Kind of Stupid

Can't we all just... pretend to get along at least?

Muslim couple's trip to California, Nevada turns into nightmare

Plasma TVs need one. So does the US. It's called a surge suppressor.

I found some old shoes the other day......(life, war, poverty, etc)

NYT editorial: Big winner in last election may turn out to be net neutrality

Time for Dems to pull war funding?

Carter gave such a beautiful eulogy

The new eugenics and why should you care?

This week has got to have been hard on Betty Ford

Fine Art + Craft Online Auction to benefit the family of CNET's James Kim

I need help answering this pile of excrement...

On the eve of our new DEM Congress - what style do you hope we govern from?

My Problem With The Outbursts

Conservative Radio Host Sets Timetable For Assassination of Democrats

John Negroponte to the state department, firstly...wasn't Karen Hughes...

Second U.S. carrier group to deploy to Gulf: sources

Brokaw snubbed Nancy Reagan?

I need national health catastrophe insurance...

People, it's just Gerald Ford

Senator Obama sees no malicious intent in CNN graphic

About the urge to surge, why only by 20,000 kids

Himalaya's glaciers receding 30-50 ft./yr ... faster than in any other part of the world

So I see the Pink Tutus are going after Cindy......

do you support the death penalty even though it is racistly applied?

al Rubaie: some thought the US might exile Saddam to a US controlled island

Re: Fw: From NPS.gov: A question about the natural history of the Grand Canyon.

Why don't more Americans care about what's going on in the US?

"It was glorious!"

So 3 of Saddam's attorneys were...

UN staff accused of raping children in Sudan

Fox News reporter says Bush admitted using cocaine, then retreats, citing, 'questions'

LEAHY Blasts WH For Refusing To Supply Torture Docs

Bob Fitrakis: Missing votes in Ohio call races into question

Sirius listeners: Do you guys listen to Lynn Samuels?

Well I know one thing...Allegan County Michigan is the safest place on earth right now

Bush Promises To ‘Knock Our Socks Off’ At SOTU With 5 Year Old ‘Energy Independence’ Pledge

Barney Frank: The Defense budget was passed already

Do you believe bush has NOT seen the Saddam hanging?

I agree with MLK, but.....

The word 'hero' gets tossed around a lot, here's a real one.

Iraqis Say They Were Better Off Under Hussein

Yeah---getting arrested for peaceful protest never works....

Diseases in the brave new world of global warming

Help save Alaska's fisheries; stop the Pebble Mine

Separating Myth from Reality for Democrats (Huff Post)

The Total Deification of a President

In Defense and Support of Cindy... and all the other "crackpots"

This is the first kid from my hometown killed in Iraq - what an amazing life story cut short

Dumb questions on Saddam not being tried for genocide.

Sugar Bowl coin flip - heads = White House, tails = American Eagle

Katrina Photo

Pat Robertson Has Heard From God - millions will suffer

Democrats promise action on ethics, Iraq

"There is no doubt."

Free "Impeach Bush" icon

Editor&Publisher: NY Times May Drop Public Editor Position

and now I present to you: webb.senate.gov

How many Democrats do you think will go along with Bush's war escalation?

"Same Fued, Different Year" CNN sucks in public

UAE papers opinion piece on Saddam hanging

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

(TOON) Rowson, back from holiday, on Saddam's execution

NYT:Awaiting Bush’s Iraq Plan, Democrats Weigh Replies

Toyota creating alcohol detection system

The Freepers on Ellison's use of Jefferson's Quran

Well the Ford funeral is over, can we now get back to the real issues?

Obama and Kennedy on Saddam's Execution

Negroponte to be deputy secretary of state

Carter Eulogy Links?

George McGovern Admits Voting for Ford in 1976

My funeral will not be presidential

Another Osama/Obama "mix-up" (yahoo)

Does anyone know what Jefferson wrote in his Koran?

Another innocent mix up with Obama and Osama? I think not...

There seems to be so much anger toward people in other countries bettering themselves

So...is there going to be any mail today?

Midweek TOONS: New Year collection

a Hoyer/Emanuel press conference is not a big loss

Ellison's Endorsement from American Jewish World - mentions gay victims of Holocaust

Political Capital to End the Iraq Occupation

ExxonMobil cultivates global warming doubt-report

This week has got to have been hard on Some of US!

ALA Librarians condemn tasering of UCLA student

Anybody watching Larry King with James Brown's widow .....

Ford Pardoning Nixon to heal the Country was a bunch of BS

The 20 Most Annoying People on the Right (a list compiled by the Right)

Will Negroponte bring Death squads here?

My latest LTTE-how long before they lynch me?

BUSH CAN WRITE??????????????

I just heard lou dobbs say he was going to be on the north american union

Google News offers 'fond farewell' to … President Bush?

MESSAGE TO THE DEMOCRATS1

Yahoo confuses Obama and Osama

Blitzer about to give Looney-Robertson a forum so he can tell us he talks to god

I want to make a simple statement about Watergate:

What's The Goal?

EACH of us needs to stand up and demand Democrats end the occupation of Iraq (Re.Cindy&me&you)

Nardelli's $210 million golden parachuse reminds me of this scene from "Wall Street"

LOL - God has been talking to Pat Robinson. Again.

PNAC is dying?

In Meetings With Allies, Clinton Hones ’08 Strategy

Ever heard of the 'condom cartel'?

110th CONGRESS POSITIVE THREAD

Betty Ford quotes

Tweety the Putz made a very telling statement:

Bt Cotton:: The great White GMO Hope it was Hyped? umm Not so Much...

China Confronts Price Of Its Cigarette Habit

Paula Zahn to ask Glenn Beck if he's "okay with" Jefferson's Qur'an

POLL: Is Bush an Asshole or a Douche?

Barney Frank coming up on Countdown

Home Depot CEO resigns after six years, lousy performance and $450 mil. in compensation

C. crawford on KO talking of SH hanging. and tony snow fluffing it off.

Saddam's execution was NOT "Iraqi justice"

Has *bush recovered from his brain freeze yet?

Only on FAUX: Are Congressional Dems killing bipartisanship?

Cindy Sheehan is the Bev Harris of the anti-war movement.

Economic Report: Surgeons Are Taller, More Handsome

in bush's world, a call for bipartisanship means, do it my way or else i will unleash my attack dogs

John Dean on KO right now

Keith Olbermann For President

The biggest problem with institutional Christianity is (re:Robertson)

MSNBC declares B* "disconnected and delusional" over Iraq policy

MSNBC - Negroponte to become Asst Sec of State?

The environmental costs of our babies

way too early 2008 predictions

lets review the Republican bipartisanship, shall we???

Who the HELL is Debbie Wasserman Schultz? Man, she is smart and cool

866-348-0481 too funny.... the Congressional Page

Did Jerry Ford do the right thing in pardoning Dick Nixon?

bush now has a "new way forward" in iraq?

CNN is trying to dispute Woodward's claim that Ford was against Iraq war.

Iran wants reparations for 1980s Iraq war

Thank You Cindy

Speaker Pelosi's plan for first 100 hours leaked

Carter speaking now (Ford Funeral)- 3:07 EST

Author/Activist Tillie Olsen died yesterday

I'm watching Tweety now and I wish we had someone better than Steny Hoyer on

The Ford Library looks like

Saddam execution video leads to arrests - 17 minutes ago

Is the seemingly endless funeral ever going to end? What? no

We have done well in the world

Cafferty on CNN is blasting the hell out of Bush.

So What Will The Dems Response To Sacrifice Be....

Bush talks of "Sacrifice", but it is only the People who are doing the "Sacrificing"

The only solution possible for IRAQ imo . . .

Bush* Pledges to Balance Budget by 2012, If You Don't Count The War. Bwahahaha

So, now it is "Sacrifice?" It looks like Operation enduring catch-phrases

Why is it that Supply and Demand is only cool when the elite has the "Supply"?

What did Carter ever do to Chris Matthews that

So what do you think of Oprah's girls school in South Africa?

March 3, 2007 - President Bush issues executive order suspending Congress

What God really said to Pat Robertson

How Much Of The Ford Funeral/TV Orgy have You Watched?

Bush Op-Ed Aimed at Democratic Congress Appears in 'WSJ'

Are they going to bury the old man or are they going to have him for the evening entree

747 days left to impeach George W. Bush

Kieth Olbermann has never been on Imus. Why is that?

Those fucking Criminals: Justice Dept. Rebuffs Leahy Request for Secret Docs

Weird Stuff about Saddam Hanging over at Josh Marshall's Site!

Something that embarrases DU: including a Che Guevera avatar in the avatar listings

War on Easter?

DUer Helps Massachusetts Workers Go Back to Work...

This must have been a tough week for Nixon's family

Foreign Digs at Ford Funeral....

Tweety nailing Granger

Mean Girls-Cheerleaders gone wild in McKinney, Texas

For comparison - the sad tale of Juana la Loca, Queen of Castile

I just received this pile of shit e-mail

Wow. Thanks, Fox News!! I didn't know the NY Times mourns Saddam's death!

What will they call this pathetic decade? Walter Shapiro suggests The Zombified Zeroes.

DU this Poll: What phrase best describes your opinion of President Bush?

Autism and vaccination -- who can we trust?

anyone see Todd Purdham on Tweety? was he edited?

Rove speaking now (Ford Funeral)- 5:18 EST

Business Day (S. Africa): "Attack On Iran Could Bring Devastation To Arab World"

I’m really pissed.

Bush can't shut the door!

Q: Resources? for writing LTTE etc. re Escalation/"Surge" Mission?

Poll didn't work. I will try again

Iraqi's Maliki not seeking second term and would prefer to leave the job before his term ends..

Let's pardon Chimp in advance and call ourselves healers!

(BBC) Italy Urges Global Execution Ban ¡Viva Italia!

Can't wait to say, "UP OR DOWN VOTE!!!"

Don't know how KO managed to sit there with Tweety and Mitchell while

CEOs Call in Sick for Remainder of 2007, Earn as Much as Workers

Dollar continues slide

Thirty-seven car pile-up at Nascar race. Gnarly video

Another GOP Nutjob Throws Hat in Presidential Ring

Mannequin fetish may lead to life in prison

Let's Play Pat Robertson

Lieberman Party now in hands of critic

EarthLink CEO dead at 49

Will RW'ers try to connect Iran to Al Qaeda to make the case for invading them?

Impeachment Is Not On The Banquet Table

ANIMATION: Rumsfeld and Saddam's last handshake

Rumsfeld speaking now (Ford Funeral)- 2:55 EST

How to tell which pundits/talking heads are republicans...

Ford was "Soft on Crime" and Criminals!

CT professor takes over Lieberman's party, will use it to hold him accountable.

We must abolish Christian Supremacy

Presidential Funerals: New Rules

On Guiliani's playbook--he gave opponents best ideas for op ads like Guiliani and Kerik

Has anybody else been asked to join, the United Steel Workers as an

DU this poll re: Pat Robertson!

OMG: "I was just checking out the noose on CNN"

Tell Congress to Reject ExxonMobil's Tactics and Take Real Action on Global Warming!

bush is the best reason to NEVER allow the executive branch to have the line item veto

Now on CSpan2: Democratic Women (Includes tribute to Ann Richards)

Is it just me or have the Ford funeral proceedings gone on

US uses Jesus as weapon at Gitmo

$33,000 to breed in Germany

Poor Jimmy

Military Down On the War

Woman who lost son in Iraq plans veterans center (plans to ask Halliburton, Bechtel to help fund)

Democratic Leadership Fails to Frame the Debate: Story Becomes Dem Tactics Rather than Real Issues!

Snitch Hitchens sort of confesses to feeling something like embarrassment

Bush proposing "energy independence" during State of the Union address... again

Imus, Barnicle Fantasize About Republicans on Gallows Cheney Would 'Wet His Pants

Randi is saying Saddam was hung on a US Base???

FOXNEWS: Former Officers Warn 'Surge' in Iraq Could Place Fatal Strain on U.S. Military

Firefighter paid while 'away' in Iraq arrested

CEO gets $210 million severance while federal min wage mired at $5.15hr

Poll Regarding Iraq/Tax Increase

Photos of our fallen troops

Dumbass has not seen 'illicit' Saddam execution video...

Rate Jerry Ford as President

Rummy & Cheney out there in Grand Rapids giving Eulogies......

AP: White House Won't Condemn Saddam Taunts

Scientists say oil company Exxon Mobil misinforms public on global warming

I think Carter should have spoken at Ford's funeral

MSNBC: Poor Carter..sitting between Rummy and Cheney !!!

VETERANS, PLEASE SEE THIS SITE: vawatchdog.org

New Political Documentaries to Bow at SXSW Film Festival (Austin, TX)

Now that the guy who recorded Saddam's execution on a CELL PHONE has been arrested...

'I wish my term was over', admits Iraq PM - What? He wants to go to Disneyland?

what is the status of the brain aneurysm Senator - Johnson? I think

Blast a Wednesday in the A**!!, Please come CAPTION!!!!

Twist the ear of a new year, please come . . . CAPTION!!!!

Iraq Interior Ministry: Detained guard works under Sunni-led Justice Ministry

CAPTION time... Which war criminal should go next?

Live On Air - Fox News Reporter Says Bush Admitted Using Cocaine

Bush gives Iraq a civil war

MSNBC's Johnson: "Dems just squeaked through midterms"

"We need a clean world as much as animals do"

UN rights chief tells Bush's Iraqi puppets to stop with all the executions already

I need a fundy translation, please.

More On Bush the Sociopath - Interesting

Many of us know what the result of Bush's Iraq escalation is going to be already

Football imitates war; war imitatates football: Cartoon

Vanity Fair: McCain - FAKING IT - Has To PRETEND He's Religious Conservative

Small Point

Pity Party Thread for Republicans

Bush want to cut "Pet Projects"...ROFLMAO

Obama admits he used coke, w refused to admit he was an addict for decades.

New Bush Comic: Come On People, Work With Me.

Bush WARNS DEMOCRATS In Op Ed He Supposedly Wrote For Wall Street Journal

Iowa's freshman Democratic Party congresspeople were on a local call in program

Wow, no wonder they (Muslims) hate us (and more importantly, Israel).

Administration Official: Troop Escalation ‘More Of A Political Decision Than A Military One’

How do you feel when you hear the word 'sacrifice' out of bush's mouth?

Senior Iraqi Interior Ministry official: "The execution was carried out by militias and outsiders."

Worst “journalism” of the year so far.

I can only hope the new Democratic Majority realizes they will have to work in what will seem like a

Cspan now: Repubs demanding minority rights.

Do not miss this ! PBS - Scary Music, Dark, Scary Portrayal of Cheney

Is Saddam in hell?

The repukes are talking live on CSPAN-2 right now..

Israel seeks operational link with U.S. missile defense system

Iraq Prime Minister Maliki - TAKE THIS JOB AND SHOVE IT! - Wants To Quit (BBC)

DR. JUSTIN FRANK'S INTERVIEW WITH BUZZFLASH REGARDING GEORGE BUSH

Global warming right here at home

What are they going to to hang the guys with the cell phones at the Saddam hanging now?

Any one know the maximun age to join the service?

Ellison will take oath on Thomas Jefferson's copy of Koran....

So who's going to pop the bubbly tomorrow for our new DEMOCRATIC MAJORITY?

On CSPAN now, more rethugs whining about house rules, submitting

Turner-Chan War still going on

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - WED. 1/3 - chasing rabbits

I have paid more taxes in the last 5 years than anytime in my lifetime...

Jose Padilla Gave His Freedom and Sanity that Cheney-Bush Might Rule Unchallenged

Doonesbury on Accountability...

New Bush Iraq Plan Long Overdue: 3,004 Troops Dead in Iraq.

O' Reilly to appear on Colbert Report - that's the rumor - portrait reclaimed

Bush Asks For Congressional Cooperation.

Home Depot Boss to Leave With $210M

Cheney Subpoenaed - US Treasury Secretary Arrested 4.5 Trillion money laundering

i think the first question any democrat thinking about running for the presidency of the u.s.a.

Iran: Hitler was a Jew!!

U.S.: Iraqis responsible for Saddam hanging ('We would have done it differently,' General Caldwell )

Tweety's Message to Pelosi: Don't Fund Surge

CSPAN2 3pmEST, Democratic Women (Includes Pelosi, tribute to Ann Richards

Swear the Oaths of Office on the Constitution -- not the Bible or the Koran.

Pat Robertson: God told me of 'mass killing' in 2007

Caption this pic

FINALLY, a check on BushCo's insanity begins in less then 24 hours!

Nifong's sleazy party...

Bids will be open for one more week

bush has come out with his op-ed on TV, and has declared war against Congress

I can predict the future...

CNN: Bush* is bending over backwards to forward bipartasanship.

Chimpy is not talking about a "surge"

PUNKED!!1 Brit Hume, Pat Robertson (by God), & "TX-like speed (execution)"

Why productivity is down

bush to speak from rose garden this morning!

NOBODY tells bush what to do. Except dick cheney.

A Conspiracy In Crawford

Air Force seeks to outsource Casket Duty

Media Watch: C-Span Callers this Morning were Mad as Hell.....

Official held in Saddam hanging video

The Private Arm of the Law

Repeal Bush tax cuts to pay for Bush's ego based "surge" in Iraq...

KING GEORGE Pulls A Fast One - January 3,. 2006

Front Line Talking about 9 11

B*sh on

CARTOON: Do over.

bush called us cowards & traitors for years, now wants bipartisanship?

First thing Congress needs to do when they take over on the 4th - Raise Minimum Wage

The Big Economic Worry: Productivity is Slowing (Samuelson)

The irony of the problem in Iraq

Meet Newt on his YouTube page - Ideas from Newt

Does Anyone know

Impeachment vs. Investigation - the way I see it

Cutting off the money is the next step

You don't give a fuck about the troops bush, so shut the hell up.

They expect us to believe bush wrote this bullshit?

Iraq's invisible refugee crisis

Saddam's Ghost Reportedly Seen Around Baghdad

Why is the US attempting to distance itself

Who is watching this Rethug morom Putnam on

Drudge from NYT: Hillary Predicts Obama Candidacy Will Diminish

how is this good, Saddam co-defendants to be executed Thurs.

Iraqi Man who was denied asylum in Australia executed upon return

WTF is this supposed to be, a THREAT?

Any See fmr Sen. Alan Simpson on Hardball Touting Surge as Part of Iraq Study Group Plan

TOON: Vengeance equals justice

Will someone with youtube membership post "Brittany Spears Naked"

Bernie goes to the Senate.

Report reveals that Department of Homeland Security is slower than molasses

== You Say You Want A Resolution = By Mark Morford

The ballad of the green berets

Is Obama ready for Presidency

Bush wants Dems to work with him, but holds to his wars and taxcuts

Alberto Gonsalez must be Impeached ASAP!

How quickly should the Democrats attempt to cut the budget deficit?

Billions of dollars missing, senseless invasions, Western/corporate support, lost loved ones....

Dead Men Cannot Speak in Their Grave (My Take on Saddam)

Diagnosing W

If anybody is interested, CSPAN is replaying the Capitol procession now

Trading US interests

One more hurrah for BSU beating the Sooners

Poppy Bush brought up JFK Assassination and ''Conspiracy Theorists'' at Ford Funeral

I'm a Democrat IX: O'Running

Pat Robertson 2007 Prophecy Disaster Comes

From Real Time with Bill Maher: Republicans Launch Post-Election Attack Ad

Republicans Support Impeachment

New Year, New Alderman: Naisy Dolar's 2007 Resolutions

This is how the US government treats their soldiers...

Bush jokes about 2800 US deaths

TAX MAN!

First * couldn't open the door... now he can't shut it!

The tax-hiking, government-expanding, latte-drinking, sushi-eating, volvo-driving

Scar Strangled Banter...

Bush family Saud family close ties seem to be unraveling...

The World Deserves Better - Than Bush

House Democrats' First 100 Hours will begin next Tuesday

Ford eulogised by two undicted war criminals -- I'm sure he'd be thrilled

Why were there no world leaders represented at Ford's funeral?

House GOP: Don't Hurt Us -- Please

Sacrifice???

Liberal vs. Progressive: Interesting History Lessons from MyDD and New Donkey

DID ANYONE ELSE NOTICE

House freshmen who defeated scandal-plagued GOP Congressmen will lead ethics debate

Nancy Pelosi breaks through "marble ceiling" to become House Speaker

Anybody know

KO's special comment on sacrifice, finally got Freep BIL to stop emailing me.

Women's Milestones in U.S. Politics

Bush challenges opposition Congress on spending

WP analysis: Gerald Ford's GOP barely exists today

What is the definition of "sacrifice"?

Soldier Asks What Will "Next Story" Be To Keep Troops In Iraq. Does Anyone Know?

CO Republicans May Try To Recruit John Elway for Senate in 2008??

Bush, God, and Abraham

On the occasion of my 1000th post, may I ask one thing of the

It's too bad that today's Repukes don't have the same "integrity" that

Administration Official: Troop Escalation ‘More Of A Political Decision Than A Military One’

New Bush Comic: Come On People, Work With Me.

Bush, Maliki News Conference...11/30/06 Joint Committee on Accelerating the Transferring of Security

GWB Doing the Impossible-Making Daddy Look Like a Decent President

Treasury Secretary Paulson ARRESTED in Germany? Cheney subpoena???

Bush embraces Zapp Brannigan Doctrine

Is Obama Too Honest? I think that is why I like him - but not

WP,pg1: Effect of Obama's Candor Remains to Be Seen: Admitted Trying Cocaine in Memoir

100% Inflation?

4 congressional seats now contested in Florida!!!!

Vanity Fair article on McCain: Prisoner of Conscience

Dayton considering run for governor

Bush's Photo-Op Snubbed by Gerald Ford's Family at Funeral

That Wacky George W. Bush Cracks Me Up

CNN: Bush, Democrats spar on spending, taxes

So..Alison Stewart, MSNBC quotes Drudge...allows her guest to bash Dean and Obama..

Christian employer loses lawsuit because he doesn't understand the Constitution

from the "way too funny" corner of today's news

Dead Wrong

French PM vows to help homeless (BBC) {housing as a basic right}

The 2007 congressional schedule

Won't SOMEONE please help this poor, poor man

Why is it many on DU refuse to understand that nothing can be accomplished unless we

Maybe this is a good reason why Giuliani's handlers are upset

Keith gave Matthews a subtle slapdown today prior to going into the church.

Ooops...Looks like Newsweek was kinda right with that Koran Story..

The most discouraging aspect of being a Democrat at this time....

What an odd promise....! How can Bush possibly accomplish it......?

Economy: Construction Spending Declines 7th Straight Month

Pensions for convicted lawmakers draw watchdogs' ire (CNN)

The Ethics Bill is a piece of trash.

Now the WH is trying to convince us that we're the ones "out of touch" on Iraq

More Katrina victim bashing

"Its time to set aside Politics"

NYT pats WalMart on back for pushing flourescent bulbs

You better watch who you compare to Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

AFL-CIO, UFCW Sue Labor Dept. for Inaction on Worker Safety Rule

On the "Democrats being partisan by ignoring the minority and going

If Smirk runs roughshod over the Dems, what will the 111th Congress look like?

what will you be watching on CSPAN tomorrow?

Attention Cindy Sheehan > Democrats promise policy to END THE WAR in Iraq ~ AP

Is your local paper listening to soldiers' dissent?

Betty Ford in wheelchair for final burial.

Hillary predicting Obama will FADE during the 08 campaign

What "nice things" will be said @ George W. Bush's State Funeral?

BUSH MUST GO! Demonstration at Opening of Congress, 12 noon, Jan 4

Bill Kristol: The Anti-Nostradamus

Where Can I Find The Text of 43's Eulogy He Delivered Yesterday For Ford?....

"Surge and Accelerate"? Isn't that what they recalled a bunch of Audis for?

Multiple Choice Romney

Tomorrow we will finally see hope, lets not sit by complacently and allow that hope to fade away

I hope and pray bush* has a long life and lives to be 100 years old

My prediction on Bush's troop increase he will get his wish and here's why...

Tony Snow: Americans ‘Out of Touch With Reality’ In Iraq

So ANYONE with the Nads to take oath on the CONSTITUTION?

Feingold Leads Once Again on Bringing Troops Home

Charles Krauthammer says the US will suffer because of Saddam’s execution

Sen. Harry Reid due to become majority leader at the stroke of noon Thursday.

Moderation is not a dirty word

Activists on the Left Applying Pressure to Democratic Leaders

Open Letter to Chris Matthews: You're mistaken. One Dem HAD guts in 2002 - - Al Gore

Would enough republicans agree to rescinding AUMF?

Some are arguing that the Dems should go along with the "surge"

God has been speaking to Pat Robertson

Finally saw Saddam Hussein hanging video

Why didn't Fred Phelps protest Gerald Ford's funeral? n/t

Why Should Life or Death Be Decided By Income?

This will go over well in Jesusland-- Der Mittenfuhrer signs pro-gambling legislation

I am not a happy camper.

Bush is adding 5-6,000 Navy types BEFORE the surge.. This is crazy

Ha ha! Sometimes Tweety even gets to a calm, courteous type like Josh Marshall

New Names on Senate Web Site!

Cindy going overboard? 'Protesters disrupt Dem conference on lobbying reform'

GOP: SOS!!!

Is Bankruptcy Different for the Wealthy?

The Fourth Annual Rocknation/LBN "You Call This NEWS?" Awards!

Obama Vs. Bush On Cocaine Past: John Kerry Explains

Rudy 2008 plans

Impeachment - Go after Cheney

There are 10 posts about Cindy Sheehan on the Greatest Page.

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