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Archives: January 6, 2007

Secular fundamentalists are the new totalitarians

The Audacity of Nope

Start Preparing For The Mother of All Constitutional Crises

Decision Time (J. Post on Israel's capability and fallout of attacking Iran)

Gore Leaves Door Ajar for 2008

Ray McGovern/W. Patrick Lang: Holding Intelligence Liars Accountable

Blood and oil: How the West will profit from Iraq's most precious commodity

They have made a killing

Future of Iraq: The spoils of war (up to 75% profit)

Nuclear War: US or Israeli Attack on Iran could contaminate Middle East

Goose Stepping for God

19th Annual Awards for the year's worst reporting - 2006

White House Seeks Lawyer Wise to Ways of Congress - by Jim Rutenberg at the NY Times

A Letter from an 'Old Iraqi Lady' to President Bush

Barack Obama: A Chance To Change The Game

With Friends Like These . . .

‘Greenwashing’ Oil

Britons to be scanned for FBI database (The Observer)

Hysteria Over Iran and a New Cold War with Russia: Peak Oil, Petrocurrencies and Multi-Polar World

Dems prepare slew of oversight hearings By JIM KUHNHENN, AP

Jonathan Turley: The truth about oaths

Kissinger urges US to drop nuclear weapons

Bush's Strategy of Massive Resistance - by Paul Begala at Huffington Post

British struggle to hold Taliban

Help with a question, please...

Washington Post Grows A Pair by Marty Kaplan at Huffington Post

A Heckuva Claim (Bush on Tax Cuts Success) --WaPo Editorial

NY Times: Bush Plan for Iraq Requests More Troops and More Jobs

India to continue its lead in IT outsourcing market: Report

Damn Liberals Cost Us The War!

Things found on the way to other things (Madison speaks on Christianity)

Miers Departure a Good Sign

Science on the Agenda - by Adam Bly at Seed Magazine

Swing Blades By CHRIS FLOYD (Oldie but Goodie)

Questionable Mission --WaPo Editorial

Rap is the culprit in killing of black men

Can We Let Intelligence Officials Lie With Impunity?” (MCGOVERN & LANG)

Apple fired lawyer who wrote Jobs option award

Victims of History

Opera Browser - Two Vulnerabilities

In global energy rush, nuclear gets a resurgence

David Hughes on Canada's oil and gas situation

Trees cut down at Gettysburg National Battleground; taken to papermill.

Global Dimming: Have We Underestimated Global Warming Because Of It?

China's Coal Future (Part 1: MIT Technology Review)

(AP) Unusually warm weather this winter, 10-20 degrees above normal

Censorship: Why did Ntnl Science Teachers' Assn. refuse 50,000 free copies of "Inconvenient Truth?"

Senators Re-Introduce Coal-to-Liquids Legislation (Obama, Bunning)

Bird flu drug carries a lethal threat

Three Maine cities have warmest year

Whooping Cranes Rebounding in Texas

Renewable Energy Roadmap: Rural America Can Prosper

Buccaneer a badge of honour for whaling opponent (Sea Shepherd flag struck)

Report: Egypt let Haniyeh bring $20 million into Gaza via Rafah

Abbas declares Hamas militia illegal, raising stakes in factional battle (AP)

US deports Israeli convicted of conspiring to aide Hizbullah

The Arab states drift into irrelevance

If I were a Palestinian

Europe’s Muslims face rising ‘Islamophobia,’ says report

Report: Israel planning nuclear attack on Iran

Sunday Times: Mission Iran, "Israel will not tolerate Iran going nuclear..."

Anti-Semitism in the 21st Century: The Resurgence (PBS)

Israel has plans for nuclear strike on Iran: paper

Terror's Trivial When It's Not Muslims

IS consultant to Morgan Stanley who uncovered 9/11 related conspiracy...

Y'all need to quit worrying about the weather!

Actually thermit....

Billiard Balls and Momentum

Soft Earth and Flight 93

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Sat. Jan. 6, 2007

A request from Clint Curtis

Why didn't the Democrats in Florida challenge the huge irregularities in Attn General race?

City of Sarasota (FL) to Place Instant Runoff Voting on the Ballot

Times E-Mail Part of Hatfill Libel Case

US, UK struggle to crack Pakistan's terror pipeline: Newsweek

US marines killed Iraqis one by one in Haditha: report

Baghdad police chief survives bomb attack

CNN: Biden will file presidential papers at the 'end of this month'

NYT: Images of Hanging Make Hussein a Martyr to Many

Reuters: Rebels kill 28 in multiple attacks in India's Assam

Reuters: (Supreme) Court to hear delusional death row inmate's case

Sex charge filed against ex-employee

Reuters: Police ambushed after 27 bodies found in Baghdad

Two interpreters of kidnapped US citizen found murdered

(BBC) Iraq PM warns over Saddam hanging

(Black) Employees Find Noose Hanging at Work (CNN report)

(Polish) Airport at centre of CIA interrogation storm

Buccaneer a badge of honour for whaling opponent (Sea Shepherd flag struck)

India to continue its lead in IT outsourcing market: Report

U.S. army says it mistakenly urged dead officers to return to active service

Insurgents elude forces in eastern Iraqi province

US Army urges dead to re-enlist

Iraqis to lead assault to take back Baghdad

Brownback to Move on Presidential Bid

Texas company sells ready-made embryos

KraftMaid cuts hundreds of jobs

Denver-Based Company Recalling Sausage (18 States)

Report: Iraqi Army Kills 30 Militants

Bush's Iraq plan faces battle on Hill ( Jr. working on SATurday).

New details emerge of SunCruz-linked bribe to ex-lawmaker

Blood and oil: How the West will profit from Iraq's most precious commodity

Islamic Terrorists using Google Map and GPS systems to locate, track and monitor India’s IT (hubs)

dupe; please delete

Webb Introduces Sweeping Expansion Of Veterans Education Benefits

Disarmament drive leads to firefight in Mogadishu

MSNBC: Avalanche buries cars 60 miles West of Denver.

Bush confident on deal to balance budget

Reid wants end to 'intractable' Iraq war (radio address)

Democrats: Nuclear Iran unacceptable

‘Greenwashing’ Oil

Reuters: PM says Saddam hanging Iraqi affair, warns critics

WP: Iraq Will Be Petraeus's Knot to Untie

AP: New Facts Emerge in Iraqi Slayings Case (Haditha)

Plan would create '.xxx' Web porn domain

Reuters: Polish archbishop admits working with communists

Britons to be scanned for FBI database

Baltimore Sun: All signs point to home: Speaker Pelosi honored in Baltimore's Little Italy

(Kite Flying) ‘Ban relaxed for 24 hours’

John Russell contests election.

Crist may boot some tapped by Bush

Report: Obama Calling Fundraisers, Lining Up Support

Moscow slams U.S. sanctions on its military firms

Burt Bacharach's daughter commits suicide

Colosseum lit over death penalty

"Codepink 10" Arrested New Year's Day Request Apology, Charges Dropped

Attack of the zombie computers a growing threat, experts say

Israel plans nuclear attack on Iran; Sunday Telegram

Guatemalan files renew hope of justice

Democrats Rename 5 House Committees

More troops for Iraq 'too little, too late': former NATO commander

LAT: Troop surge can't be brief, backers insist: 18-month minimum

BBC: UN urges stay of Iraq executions

New Orleans eyes curfew after 8 slayings(in first wk of new year)

NYT/Reuters: Democrats Mull Trying to Cap Iraq Troops Levels

CNN/AP: Bill would permanently bar drilling in Alaskan refuge

Saddam hanging deplorable - Brown {UK Chancellor}

NYT/AP: Democrats Prepare Slew of Oversight Hearings: "Congressional power in its rawest form"

Dark cloud over good works of Gates Foundation

Toys 'R' Us Baby Contest Sparks Fuss ( rules first baby has to have American parents

Taking guns away from police brings some peace to Tijuana

Israeli Experts Say Middle East Was Safer With Saddam In Power

Army to Apologize for Letters

CNN: Rice to testify on Iraq before Senate Foreign Relations Committee Thursday

Raytheon (Missile Systems) Replacing Striking Workers

La. mayor's death sparks controversy (ruled suicide)

Future of Iraq: The spoils of war

Democrats: Nuclear Iran unacceptable

My husband came up with a Conspiracy Theory Re: Saddam

BBC Video appreciation thread!!

Do Your Head and your Heart always agree?

An empty place and a long path

Phrase your latest cache

I threw-up oatmeal this morning.

Body function thread

Good night

Making the world safer for sexists everywhere

Classic coked up Waylon (youtube thread)

Jesus, I never thought I'd say this: I'm having fun with the kitten.

I'm almost at 16,700 posts

I think I just bruised my spleen

Don't you want me?

A question: How do you rewind phonographs?

Does the size of a man's Hasselhoff really matter?

Angels write their words at midnight


Saddam's cat up for adoption, she's cute and playful

I'm almost at 100 posts

The Temple of George W. Bush.

DAYUM I think my house is going to blow away tonight!

Perfect name for this 8-time DUI...

There was a church down in Texas...

Okay, this has to be one of the worst nighs of all time;

A very crappy infomercial (literally)

How do I uninstall Internet Explorer 7.0?

Ice cream

The guy the invented Instant Ramen noddles has died!

I slept with a stud last night (PICTURES INCLUDED)

So, I wake up today and it's already 62 degrees

1 year ago it was 5 degrees out. Today it's 30.

Just remember, I warned you not to look in here

Do You Feel Like Peter Frampton Does?

Nic Cage as Ghost Rider...

So, I wake up today and it's already -8 degrees

Another Hogzilla in Georgia...what's in the water down there?

I seem to have stumbled on some j...j...j...

Dreaming: Wet, dry, or both?

Have you ever come up with an idea for a brilliant invention

The Army asks dead to sign up for another hitch

Get even with telemarketers.

Stop what you're doing and run... don't walk... to The Good Shepherd.

I seem to have stumbled on some jazz...


a secret I've never told ANYONE..

Gosh, I miss the holidays already.

God Hates Figs

*question for e-bayers*

Phrases you wish would just go away??

My cat just farted, and it smells like Heineken

Noisy neighbors

Today is January 6, and it's 69 degrees in Manhattan

I seem to have stumbled on some spazz

Big big avalanche west of Denver. Careful out there, CO folks....

Computer please ...a question about KBs

1974 Weight Watchers recipe cards

Rojo the Rescue Husky's first time dogsledding! (pics)

Appalachian Islamic Drag Queen Soul Singer Burqa Fugate Rockin' Newport, Ky.!

Does your driver's license contain sensitive personal information?

For the David Lynch fans...

I just bought a new car

Superheroes wearing rubber suits these days - why?

It's another LIW birthday! My son is five today...

I'm itchin' to change me name again. What shall I change it to?

I was at walmart today and they didn't have any cock rings.

I wanna hear some sexy music

What's the least religious song you ever sang as a Christmas carol?

I'm coining a new phrase. Hope nobody beat me to it.

Ugh. People that like writing technical book reviews, give me your wisdom (or links)

Use the words "Vice President Cheney" as a "code" for sex.....

It is 3:24 am EST. Do you know where my pants are?

A question: How do you resize photographs?

I have TWO whole days off...and they're in a row

Is anyone going to see the film "Perfume"?

What are you drinking?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 1/6/2007)

The Lounge has become rather like the hellhole in which I live

I'm going to see Bob Seger tonight with my 13 year old son.

Breyers doesn't sell 1/2 gallon containers of ice cream anymore

Two effective methods of bathing a cat (from best of Craigslist)

Does pepto-bismal actually work?

I love it when they try to ell us what our win means

I'm taking down my Christmas tree

I give you, Tabasco the Christmas Kitty!! (pics)

Inventor of instant noodles dies (BBC)

I have figured out why you annoy me so much...

You know you don't want me..and you know I don't want to

How long do you wait for someone on a blind "date"?

How lazy were you when you were younger?

I'm having plugin problems with FireFox 2.0.1 and Vista. Can someone help me out?

Wow. Amazing video on effects of drugs on spiders.

Finally, 5000 posts from the cranky one on a 70 degree winter day


Look what I found in my backyard today! (Pics)

Someone tell MissHoneychurch

Quick: The difference between Punk-Pop and Pop-Punk...

'Wacky warnings' rewarded in US (BBC)

Walmart is selling sushi.

Who wants to be put in a casket when they die?

***Official***Dallas Cowboys vs. Seattle Seahawk thread...

Rubber suits, cock rings at walmart, and noisy neighbors...

I bought a new mouse and it doesn't have balls!

One week ago today...

The Honda Accord is the vehicle of sexy, adventurous bisexuals.

Missing Winter? Check out the Harbin Ice Festival!

Besides the electronic voting machine, what's the most evil device in history?

Degenerative Myopathy In A German Shepherd Dog. Advice?

So I got this new album...

My neighbor killed an elk this morning

Anyone here play The Sims 2 on PC?

We Luv Our Razorbacks Here In Arkansas

Saturday, January 6. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

How is it that others can fail with simplicity, yet The White Stripes...

Samuel Smith's Nut Brown Ale for $1 a Pint

Daddies of Daughters check in! (pic thread)

repukes can't run city governments either

Oh, fuck you!

Strange Wings...

For those of you with cable, HBO is repeating the first season of Rome this week. Season 2 starts

Who cares what your car is? The real question is,

I have about $10 in iTunes money left....any 1980s song suggestions?

When I think about you, I build a shelf.

Need book suggestions, please

Squirrel Nut Zippers

How to pick up strangers. Your best advice?

When I think about you, I go rent "Elf."

Anyone have experience with or the like?

The new firewall at work declares everything to be of adult content or ponography

If You Happened To Be a Teenager Again

I need to stay up all night tonight

Men, when do you enjoy "Chick music"

My elf neighbor rented an elk this morning.

I CANNOT find any decent yoga clothes.

Say something really, really dumb so I can whack you

Official Chiefs - Colts thread.

Just donated to DU tonight.

in reference to refer, where did the term 'Bogart' come from?

The Lounge (I hope) will note, that my scientific equation

I tell you what.... That Katie Elder had long breeding years...

Yes, "matcom," I know you want me (to spank you). And YOU know you want me (to spank you).

My neighbor killed an elf this morning

So, I decided, I think I'm done with love

Single DU'ers

Impeach at the Beach!

Hey St. Louis Blues fans...

I CANNOT find any decent yoda clothes.

So, god hates my city

A 1 terabyte HD for home computer?

Did anybody watch "Munich" tonight on HBO, i have a question-not a spoiler

Mingle DUers check in!

Update on my mom...

Good night my friends

Which one of these people would be the most interesting to see on a reality show

Biggest Goat

Is Seattle made of

My neighbor killed an elf this morning.

She's born to sing.

Have you ever heard of the phrase "I'm up and I can't get Fallon!"?

I'm All Alone for the Weekend. What to do?

Invasion of the giraffes on Africam!

Would you feel better if cereal companies replaced all that sugar with

My neighbor killed an Alf this morning.

My neighbor shelled a whelk this morning

Did the Cowboys get ripped off?

Ramen Noodle creator has died

Hey, T.O.! It's time to G.O.! (Go home for the winter, that is.)

I can't find it in the bible, but is it an abomination...

Men, do you enjoy "Chick tracts?"

How do you bring about change in your life?

When I think about you, I touch myself.

I just realized something about that show MXC

Just saw the rerun of the BSU/OU game

Hi, everybody!

Looking for some good podcasts to listen to

I Just Realized I've Got 9000 + Posts And I'm On The Milestones Thread!

Hello! Is There Anyone Out There?

Simple DUers check in

Have you ever heard of the phrase "I've fallen and I can't get up!"?

How many of you have mice with balls?

I think I have figured out why Justin Timberlake annoys me so damn much.

Let's trade: your best local bottled beer for mine....

The Subaru Outback is a lesbianmobile

Whatcha listenin' t'?

Waaaahhhhhhh! My cake turned out hideous!

Guess The Truth

Single DUers check in!

Andy Griffith hates 'Merica

Disconnect yourself from Kevin Bacon.

Chihuahua parents and admirers! Listen up.....about taurine!

I Want You... To Want ME!

Post your freeper jokes here!

if someone you were dating gave you something and told you

Hard Cider, anyone?

Good win... but Seattle really does


APOCRYPHAL (books not included in the New Testament)

Ancient religion may face extinction

Secular fundamentalists are the new totalitarians

Richard Dawkin's answer to t he question..."What if You're Wrong?"

Dems in Congress to pass LGBT bills

Governor Spitzer: Gay Rites Ahead

nfl/bcs predictions. post them here

Romo...ha ha.

The Stars This Week: "Hard Work Pays Off If You're Flexible" - Jan. 8 - Jan. 14, 2007

I've had a small miracle! and maybe a big one, too!

a Jungian's take on *

Astrologers, is there any meaning to not having any planets in the 12th House?

Here's a website for anyone interested in learning more about CO

Reservist’s yoga class keeps deployed troops centered

Better than sex....

Wouldn't you say Kerry has foreign policy experience?

OT: The implications of this are really scaring me...

How would you answer Leo's question?

Did you all know that DU has a "Propaganda Debunking Forum"?

Something I didn't know about the $87 billion, though I probably should have.

You should know some things about Terry McAuliffe. Ask him about

The military, voting, and Election 2004

Anyone remember the analysis that was done on voter increases over the last 30 yrs?

Export Products not Jobs act re-introduced on 1/4/07

Kerry Campaign Speeches

Right Wing Blogosphere has now gotten THREE stories wrong

Is Cindy Sheehan attempting to become a martyr?

Confessions of a Worried American

BUSH'S URGE TO SURGE ... (another symptom of Vietnambien Syndrome) ===>

Senator Jim Webb introduces legislation to bring back GI Bill

Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment (and crime)

When will being gay not matter?

List of House and Senate Committee Chairs

Group wants to make divorce harder (freepers unhappy)

Pictures from Impeach on the Beach while we wait (dial up warning)

My Partner Just Found Out Her Company Is Closing Its Doors Next Week

Simple Fact- Iran DOES NOT Have Nuclear Weapons

Negroponte did not go voluntarily to State Department

I think the WH visitors list is no longer public knowledge due to visits by Jeff Gannon/Guckert

Kucinich to reveal comprehensive Iraq Exit Strategy

Did everyone see this absolutely delicious quote by John Boehner?

Which photo will we see first, Bush leaving White House for good or last troops leaving Iraq?

How are thoughts created?

anobody notice that Fox News has been apologizing...


Not really nukes? I call BULLSHIT

The Coming "What Are We Going To Do About George" Problem

Wesley Clark: Bush's 'surge' will backfire

Can any one explain the $2.3 trillion missing from the Pentagon books?

'Wash Post' Obtains Grim Report on Haditha Killings

The most beautiful headline in the world: Dems prepare slew of oversight hearings

rEpUbLiCaNhoTtIe V--she shudda hannitized that durn librul!

*** TOONs: In Memoriam - Passing in 2006 ***

Sat TOONS. Congress is now in session

Order 81

This is why I love Cindy Sheehan.

White House Visitors No Longer Public Knowledge

BUSH Admin Wants Your Internet Provider To Track EVERY Web Site You Visit

First baby born in 2007's mom not legal resident; prize goes to next born

Israel will rather go out fighting, than go out by a surprise nuke attack by Iran

Tillie Olsen, Feminist Writer, Dies at 94

WP editorial: A Heckuva Claim: Bush is oblivious to the consequences of his tax cuts.

Need help finding a video, please

BUSH ADMIN Readying Nuke Warheads

Just saw Munich ....

Sale: Negroponte Bounced for Crossing Cheney on Surveillance

Lots of popping and snapping in my LA house tonight. Potential quake weather?

wow! big weather change in central pacific tonight

Mr. Ford Gets the Last Laugh - By CHEVY CHASE

Sheehan to join protest march outside Guantánamo

Biggest Game of "Chicken" since the Cuban Missile Crisis now being played re Iran...

Useful maps of Iran. Please post them here for reference.

Guess whose anniversary is today!!!!

The NYTimes says Congress has a moral responsibility....

I'm taking down Christmas Tree while Daughter is at the Beach - NEW YORK

ANOTHER rightwing blog story goes down in flames

Red ass Home Depot CEO made more in his first two hours than one employee for entire year.

The New Republic: Negroponte to replace Rice when Rice replaces Cheney?

My neighbor, a die-hard Bush supporter...

Here's how you (yes, YOU) can get involved with the demo in DC on Jan 27

Frank Rich: SURGE IS A SHAM & Forces that killed Cindy Sheehan's son now in control of Iraq

71 Degrees in January? A New High Is Recorded

Runway-Bound: A Holiday Flight Becomes Ugly

Now you have to swipe drivers license to purchase

New rule: No Federal Senator or Representative may run for President...

The Effect of Drugs on The Common Wood Spider

Dark cloud over good works of Gates Foundation

The Democratic Iraq dilema.

To all of the freepers who monitor every post here.

Job Cuts-- many, many announcements

Put a smile in Saturday's eyes, beneath bright blue skies, . . . please come CAPTION!!!

Sunday Talk Shows

Not all nuclear weapons are "nukes". Lets educate ourselves a bit.

Critics Say 'Surge' Is More of The Same

Hypothetical exercise

Democrats: Nuclear Iran unacceptable

"We don't keep records on hogs,"

Shrub wants I mil. for the Surge but, with paygo, how does he pay for it?

Congress commending young men for becoming eagle scouts

Bill O’Reilly’s obsession with NBC continues…

10 Reasons you might vote democratic in 2008

Kid's Site Taken Down Because of Saddam Video

Rev. Al Mohler hospitalized but "'recuperating well' from blood clots"

Embezzlement Is Found in Many Catholic Dioceses

Family Planning and Contraceptives cause both Deaths due to Childbirth AND Abortions to drop

"If Bush Got Impeached & Cheney Got Had Hunting Accident-Nancy Would Be Pres?"-Written By 10 Yr Old

NYT: Images of Hanging Make Hussein a Martyr to Many

Bomb Iran? Which of these treasures would survive?

Cheney the Dick was for Iran having nuclear energy before he was against it.

WWIII being planned?

Giuliani fears ex-wife will hit presidential bid

I hope everyone can take a few moments and read this post

The 'We the People act'.........

don't you hate when things make sense?........

Program called KidSave? $2000 loan from SS at birth and more

Has anyone seen "Death of a President"? *Spoilers*

Drudge: Paper says Israel is preparing to nuke Iran!!!

senate to introduce ethics reform next week

Media blackout? Not if we can help it!

I love this...from Republican Oklahoma: "Inhofe not the leader we deserve"

The Imperial Presidency 2.0 - - - The New York Times

General Relief?

Rolling, Rolling, Rolling...keep that legislation rolling (Animal Fighting Prohibition Act)

Before Hanging, a Push for Revenge and a Push Back (NYT)

Mare Island Original 21ers - let's give em a round of applause!!

Kuwaiti In Talks To Buy Saddam's 'Noose" From Muqtada Al-Sadr

Is a nuclear iran acceptable?

Pat Buchanan: Cakewalk Crowd Abandons Bush

Expert David Wallechinsky lists the top 5 worst living dictators 2007 edition

Bumpah Stickah ideah

The horror, the horror of Iraq, in poetry - by: Sgt. Brian Turner

I am not sure Bush will recommend a surge---sending thousands more. KO

Nancy on cspan now!

Funny bumper sticker I saw today...

Man, you can TELL it is winter in New York

Thanks for the memories, Saddam

Gun poll! Which gun is the deadliest?

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Sat. 1/6 -- take a number and get in line

Are you, have you ever been, or will you be?

Audio files of hate & bigotry from the right

Right wing blogs DEAD Wrong, AGAIN!

Guillianni may wait to announce

the consequences of bush having been given the oval office by the supreme court

Richard Dawkin's answer to t he question..."What if You're Wrong?"

our HMO copays have gone up

Could the surge be really oriented as a back up plan for Israel's attack on Iran?

LA Times: Gates Foundation pours money into investments that hurt many of the people it aims to help

John McCain is making my head spin

Ding-a-Ling, bring out your dead

Because this weather is freaking me out,

Global warming will be great for rich people, they can move and travel

in reference to refer, where did the term 'Bogart' come from?

Weird coincidence

McCain/Lieberman this sounds like the MSM dream ticket

WOOHOO! Report is #2 story on tonight's Channel 7 News!

If Democrats fail to address the Fairness Doctrine

Calif. Electronic Voting Machines Deemed Accurate

NYT: "General Petraeus is expected to back a rapid five-brigade quickly as possible"

Well ain't this a slap in the face to the Global Climate Change denialists?

Are YOU telling your representatives to index the minimum wage increase to inflation?

Dem Rules Committee chair to whining GOP: "I feel your pain"

30 Dead in Baghdad Clash; Lamppost Hangings Reported

Will US soldiers be harmed by a nuclear strike in Iran by Israel?

most of us will like the most/least annoying public figures list of 2006 from

"There was a little toolshed where he made us suffer...

Cavuto Battles Frank: ‘Congressman, Is It Always Incumbent Upon You To Be So Condescending?’...

"Surge" Without Congressional Approval Is Impeachable Offense

I can't beleieve it has been four years.

Is the definition of Jihad and what we face today actually a new concept?

Mexico offers GPS units to illegals to aid crossing journey into the US

War-ravaged city offers fleeing Sunnis refuge from death squads

{Roman} Colosseum lit {in protest} over death penalty (BBC)

A Challenge to the Supreme Court: Can the US Kill Iraqi Children Legally?

Who wants to be put in a casket when they die?

Everyone learn the new White House Theme Song

SURGE™ = Bulge?

Democracy in The U.S.

FL Governor Pissed at McCain Over Leaked Giuliani Dossier

Here's a website for anyone interested in learning more about CO

Bush's lies about his tax cuts & the economy.

Idea for solving minimum wage issue (What do you think?)

Global Warming: How would YOU answer Leo's question?

So I'm guessing it's going to snow up north in August?

Reid: We Will "Demand Real Solutions & Keep Working To BRING THIS WAR TO A CLOSE"

Bulgaria: "Mild winter triggers spring fever in zoo "

The rethugs are great with their euphemisms....

Woman's bra stops bullet. Teh..heh

Is Monday a national holiday?

Trust me on this one. Video - Clinton does Lennon.

President Fords Casket....

Subject: Military Coups

Bankers Face Ruin If Limited to 36% Annual Interest Rate

OK people, what kind of white sheets do you want to send to Rep. Virgil Goode (Bigot-VA)?

Rumsfeld to Bush: Initiate jobs program for unemployed Iraqi youth

Rearranging the deck chairs

Liberal. Conservative. Fundamentalist. Democrat(ic). Republican.

Now I have heard it all: Pfizer Medication for Obese Dogs Wins U.S. Approval

WP editorial: A Christian Embassy campaign at the Pentagon tests constitutional boundaries.

2006 taxes...anyone doing their own?

Army asks dead to sign up for another hitch

Barney Frank kicks Neil Cavuto's ass

Come to DC on Jan 27! Tell Congress to END THE WAR!! (Pictures)

"A U.S. television report said ..Gates wants 20,000 trooops by spring"

A question about the DC March on 27 Jan...

70 degrees in NH... no snow in NYC for Nov and Dec.

A first look at the Reid-Pelosi Iraq Surge Protector: Prevents Overloads:

Vote for Your Favorite Blogs HERE:

The "Boy Who Cried Wolf" effect

The Oaxaca Struggle Continues


If Jobs Are More Plentiful, and Wages Are Up, And Inflation is Steady, Why Don't Americans Feel It?

patrick mchenry (R-obviously) shows his ass live on C-SPAN

Do terra-ists get dental work?

Democrats Rename 5 House Committees: What Would You Rename Dept. Homeland Security?

To King George: "Lawyer up, Because they're coming for you."

It's 70 Degrees F in NH

posted in Breaking News - avalanche buries cars, etc.

EU to Urge "New Industrial Revolution" in Energy (at last!)

George W. bUsh and his catapulting bullshit

Steve Bell on W's Civil War:

Bush's Dusty Veto Pen May Soon Get Busy

Terror's Trivial When It's Not Muslims

E&P Survey, At Critical Point, Editorials Offer Little Commentary on Troop Escalation

First winter closure EVER for Ontario's largest ski resort

OK, so it's Jan. 6 and all my windows are wide open

It's snowing bigtime in Las Cruces, NM.....several inches already and

Remember Hookergate?

Democrats want to shift oil tax

A proposal for a new and more correct name for the Iraq War:

Iraq is Cheney's war. N/T


This made my Day Blue Man Group on Global Warming

Funnyman * needs a caption...

Countdown to Sundance 2007 Ghosts of Abu Ghraib

Army asks dead to sign up for another hitch

Robber barons in health care industry not happy with Democrats

What's with americans ?

Sharp losses on Wall St. after report of surge in new jobs and wages

Ca. Storm Kills 2, Blacks Out Thousands

Letters urging "return to service" sent to dead/wounded officers

Falwell: Is the Culture Overpowering our Churches?

I feel so sorry for our kids and their fears of global warming

Texas Republicans answer to Global Warming: 16 New Coal Power Plants

So how was Cindy on Hannity's show?

Something to make you laugh -- re: ann 'the shrill voice of treason' coultergeist

WH Releases Photo of Bush in "Video Conference" - Where Have I Seen This Before? ---pix--->>>

Neo-Nazi leader arrested on child porn charges

Saddam was a brutal dictator

President Gore will be speaking at the Taco Bell in Boise Jan. 22

Army asks dead to sign up for another hitch

The Powell Doctrine


A film that is a really eerie parallel to what happened to us the last six years...

Today's ON THIS DATE IN BUSH HISTORY... Lies to Congress

30% 30% 30% 30!

Silly (or maybe not so much) meme: GWB stands for Global Warming Bush.

CentCom Expected to Shift Focus to Threat From Iran

Democrats to Bush: No more troops to Iraq

How to stop the Chimperor from pardoning his cronies

Ok..what if * just keeps doing what he is doing, regardless?

Don't celebrate too early

Global Warming brings heating-fuel costs down! See, a silver lining!

What the 'liberal' Media isn't telling you about Right Wing Terrorism. Hit list prompts 57 arrests.

BUSH & SADDAM - "A Tale Of Two Criminals"

Images of Hanging Make Hussein a Martyr to Many (NYT)

Tough and Not Tough

Wash Journal is pretty funny today

(Black) Employees Find Noose Hanging at Work (CNN report)

Can ANYbody 'splain "Goth" to me?

High Fives for Democrats

Charlton Heston sued by neighbors over mudslide

Democrats mull trying to cap Iraq troops levels

Watching the McCain-Lieberman Love me some more war Fest now.

Jan. 01 Clinton Approval Rating was 66%

Should we just ride out the storm?

Tweety solved a problem for Obama last night:

If Bush and Cheney had even an atom of integrity they would resign NOW.

The war that comes home, uninvited and unrelenting..... doing what

Please tell me that in all of these upcoming hearings, that all of the administration

World relaxes a bit at news of Osama's death. (not really)

New name for Republicans

Man vs Wild - DU Style

Excellent article on why Bush must be impeached.

You send the Capitol Police to enforce your subpoena. I'll send the 82d Airborne to resist them

The Temple of George W. Bush.

I turned my tv off for the last time for a while

The Land of Rising Conservation

UN apparently not as evil as RW'ers say it is, has fired over 150 Peacekeepers for sex abuse

What will we do after Bush? I think that I may have an answer to that.

Anyone else think we're hesitant to impeach because the GOP tarnished the impeachment process?

Additional tickets for Al Gore's sold out Boise speech will be available 1/9

I followed the psycho stories for six years, and that's enough

Historical question. Any occasion of an ex-empire being subjugated by a foreign power?

I found this- Bush and Blair

Baghdad Initiative to Go Door to Door

For all of you to think , here is a a gift...............

Watching WJ Reruns from this morning (Conyers and babysitting)

What about this song.........remember?????

remember, when he song...I want my country back

AP: Japan, U.S. warn N.Korea on nuke tests

"What is Truth" - a song from 1972 by Johnny Cash

Our President is a Big Fat Loser (and we all know it)

Do we have dates for hearings yet?

(Reuters) Dead Russian spy planned blackmail: acquaintance

If your name is "Flake", be careful how you are photographed

Are the House Dems going to allow Republicans to sit on conference committees?

Investigate! Investigate! Investigate!

Global Warming--a risky business

The Sensible Response to Global Warming: Build 154 coal fired plants before they're banned...

I joined the Steelworkers Union in their associate member

Bill Maher's classic rant on protesters

Olbermann - Sep 5 2006 - Bush Nazi issue

Depleted Uranium Alert Part 1

Crazy Pam

New York subway Hero

Carter delivers touching eulogy for President Ford

$2.3 trillion missing

Iraq: getting the call. a soldier's story part 1.

Soros Compares President Bush To Nazis


Blue Man Group Stop Global Warming

Dennis Kucinich - A Prayer for America (Part 1 of 2)

DNC Chair Howard Dean thanks activists and the Netroots for the 2006 victories

Dennis Kucinich - A Prayer for America (Part 2 of 2)

Giddy Sea of Fresh Faces in the Capitol, United by a Serious Mission

CNN: Biden will file presidential papers at the 'end of this month'

Rep. John Hall (D., NY): From Rock'n'Roller to Congress

How to decide who to vote for in 2008

Mubarak of Egypt: “They turned him into a martyr.”

My DINO Wishy-Washy POS

Army asks dead to sign up for another hitch

The Week in Political Cartoons

Lawmakers slam plan for more Iraq troops (including Republicans---McCain skeptical)

Our CIA continues to put "protecting American economic interests" well above human rights and democr

Bush's new plan is same old ill-conceived policy

Now for Vice-President criteria!

The Letter means little, The surge is inevitable.

AP: Dems Prepare Slew of Oversight Hearings

Dennis Kucinich: "Creating a Peaceful New Year"

Thanks for the Presidency of George W. Bush

MP3: New impeachment song - "We Have To Impeach The President"

The Fastest Way to End the Iraq War

With Each Fallen Soldier, a Field of Flags Grows

Just watched an address to the Senate by President Ford in May of 2001.

When in doubt, blame the victim

Details from the Swamp that we call Florida Politics....FL 16...Lutrin speaks out.

Do you believe him?

have had a reply from the Edward's campaign

Bush Admin Makes White House Visitor Records Disappear

I got an enraged Rep/Con phone call from my letter to the editor

So who's advice is Bush taking? He asked for input from many sources

My Head Is Going To Explode- Help Me With Refuting This RW-BS Email

Brownback to Move on Presidential Bid

Brownback to announce Jan 20th.

Barney Frank on C-SPAN (Natl. Press Club) Economic Growth

"No neocon concedes that the very idea itself of launching an unprovoked war

Anti-Surge Protests Against McCain, Lieberman

Bush's Iraq Plan Faces Battle on Hill (from rethugs, too)

AP: Bush confident on deal to balance budget (weekly radio address)

Can/should wrecked military careers be resuscitated by the next pres, who **will** be a Democrat?

Quote I found in the book Pulse: the coming age of systems and machines

The Pelosi/Reid letter about the surge was a good thing, but can anything stop it?

The Russian Energy Inc powerhouse

Libya to erect statue of Saddam on the gallows

US aiming to be in charge of peacekeeping at UN...

Somebody, help with the Kerry eating alone myth in Iraq...

Surge? Increase? How about GETTING OUT?

ABC, CBS, CNN largely ignored Bush's claim of power to search mail

Why are Bill and Hillary smiling at this man....?

time to get the hell out of town, George.

Dying For Bush’s Mistakes

Lincoln, Roosevelt, cain???

Wishing the best of health to Senatory Byrd

So the Iraq war (invasion) has cost about 360 billion dollars. We could have

New Congress Gets Glowing Press

People perceived as Jeb Kool-Aid drinkers are particularly vulnerable to being recalled

Speaker Pelosi and grandchildren bring flowers to honor her father, former Baltimore mayor (photos)

Am I paranoid? Is this a possibility?

Iran: Is the Supreme Leader Dead, or Dying?

Just heard a McCain clip challenging dems... "what would be the plan be -

Schwarzenegger on collision course with California GOP: Positioning for U.S. Senate run as centrist?

Has Bush Done Anything RIGHT?

The Great Awashed

McCain make Olbermann's "Worst Person in the World" list

Wes Clark comments on the "surge"

Why are we paying for the Army to sponsor high school football game?

Could B*** start this "surge" before the Dems can do anything to stop him?

Video of Nancy Boyda, KS, speaking at the DNC conference...

Billionaires For Bush flee Deval Patrick Rally

When is the best time to announce for the Presidency ?

Cindy Sheehan continues to make a difference

Yes, Virginia, there *is* a Democratic agenda. Some current threads on the early Democratic agenda.

Got this in my email today, not sure what to make of it............

A Monkeyman Rant

Beach Impeach photos are up and lookin' good!

Now we are killing "militants." First it was "terrorists", then

CNN/AP: Problems in New York, Denver leave Democrats scrambling for a Convention city

I make $6.50 an hour. Am I poor?

Should the Dems bypass the State Department and talk to Iran?

A Dozen Preferences for a President