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Archives: February 10, 2007

Go with the Flow, my article

The Hillary Illusion By Anthony Wade

Feith in the Situation Room: Three Lies (JUAN COLE)

US anger at Goldsmith over BAE inquiry

A Strike on Iran would signify the Beginning of an Epoch of Nuclear War

White House Red-Faced Over Rove Immigration Remark

How the 'security' charade plays in Baghdad

The NY Times returns to pre-war Iraq "journalism"

Operation Occupation: A Nation that doesn't take care of veterans has no business making new ones.

The Nation: Why We Love War

Can Israel Ever Be Wrong?

The Latest Occupation: Activists Nationwide Confront Congresspeople about Military Funding

AP: U.S. Soldiers Kill Halliburton Employee.

NYT editorial: Teddy Roosevelt? No, Secretary Kempthorne, Bush is no T.R.

Book TV Schedule: February 10th -12th

Al-Sadr Looks to Lie Low, Outlast U.S.(AP)

Democracy's future in Venezuela, the region, by Condoleezza Rice

WP: Al-Qaeda Suspects Color White House Debate Over Iran

A Warning to Africa: The New U.S. Imperial Grand Strategy

Target Iran: US able to strike in the spring

UN Rep Says Killings Hurting Arroyo’s Credibility Abroad

How close is Iran to a nuclear bomb? (BBC)

Conference on US Policy Options Toward Iran

Camouflaged defense spending: Stop deceptively pretending war costs separate from Pentagon's budget

Giuliani Shifts Abortion Speech Gently to Right (another flip flopper!!)

CIA doubts didn't deter Feith's team (Feith madeup intel)...

Who will cut the fuel of the war machine?

The Democrats' problem is playing it safe

New Energy Star ratings for PCs on the way (

5% to 25% of electricity is used by electronics that are turned OFF

Going aloft for wind power (

Gulf Times - Qatar "To Consider Selling Gas In Euros" (World's Largest NG Shipper)

Dupont sees key GMO role in ethanol corn challenge - Reuters

France's Total among 15 in the dock over Erika oil spill - AFP

SMART car to accept $99 reservations for 2008.

Feds Reject Wyoming's Wolf Kill Plan - AP

Harper's Government Threatens To Boycott Kyoto Vote In Commons - ChronHerald

Poor ExxonMobil - For Years It's Been "Misunderstood" On Climate Policy - WP

In Jakarta, Death Toll Hits 80 As Cleanup Begins From Massive Floods - AP

U. Minnesota Renewable Energy Conference - "Leapfrogging" From Ethanol To Cellulosic Highly Unlikely

CSIRO's Horror Show - Latest Projections For Australia's Climatic Future - Tasmanian

Antarctic Sea Ice Breakup Has Potential To Substantially Alter Ocean Food Chain - Science Daily

John Howard, Labor Opposition Stand United In Slamming Plan To End Coal Exports - RNZ

Living in a state of exponential delusion

Well, Whaddya Know? Western Hemisphere Oil Production Slump May Boost ME Dependence!

Canada's Government Will Also Oppose Global Treaty To Limit Mercury Pollution

Governor: Oregon has no 'climatologist'

Ecuador to take Colombia coca spraying feud to World Court

Japan pushes whaling as consumers' appetite fades - Reuters


Australia managing their water crisis well

Help!!! Bees are swarming around a hummingbird feeder

Invasive & Potentially Lethal Tropical Fungus On Vancouver Island, Thanks To Warming - Globe & Mail

Nation’s strictest clean energy bill gains steam (MN RPS, 25% by 2020)

Global warming threatens double-trouble for Peru: Shrinking glaciers and a water shortage

An Inconvenient Truth Up For A Globie!

State (Connecticut) ponders fuel cells for Metro-North trains, stations

American West May Be Facing 2-6 Fewer Weeks Of Winter This Century - New West

Solar 'Heliotube' company partners with installers (

New York Will Sue ExxonMobil For Taking Decades To Clean Brooklyn Refinery Sites - ENN

U.S. moves to lower tailpipe pollution (Reuters) {alert: BENZENE}

FAQ: Guide to alternative fuels (

Portable, trash-powered generator ready for deployment (

Merle Haggard Explores Green Energy

Greenhouse gas ocean burial can start Feb 10 - Reuters

'Power plants' in the basement heat up ( {combined heat/power}

UN-Google Earth map climate change (Reuters/CNN)

Small Leptospirosis Outbreak In Jakarta From Filthy Flood Waters - Produces Brain Damage - AFP

Maine, New Brunswick to explore energy deal

'Rampant' society upsets natural order

Venezuela Starts New Licensing Round For Rigs, But Having Problems Keeping Them - Rigzone

Experts Foresee Sustainable Ethanol Production

National R(enewable) P(ortfolio) S(tandard) Bill Introduced on Capitol Hill (20% by 2020)

ChimpCo "Diplomat" Slams EU On Emission Efforts, Confuses Latvia & Lithuania - Independent

I heard a talkshow caller last week...about hydrogen

Old K-25 (Oak Ridge uranium enrichment) Site to be part of a power play (H2 Fuel Cells)

Inuit Accuse U.S. Of Destroying Their Way of Life with Global Warming

Japan May Have To Buy 7X The Amount Of Carbon Credits As First Thought - Reuters

IEA Revises Forecasts Yet Again, Cuts 2007 Non-OPEC Oil Production Numbers In Half - RI

Five critical biofuel papers by Tad Patzek

Soy growers ask higher U.S. support, biodiesel aid - Reuters

China to launch Clean Development Mechanism Fund - Xinhua

Court: BP Head Must Give Deposition (Texas City blast) - AP

New Palestinian govt won't recognize Israel: Hamas (Reuters)

Lebanon's president calls for army and UNIFIL to remark of parts of U.N.-drawn border

Judge: Troops at fence protest were more violent than protesters

'Jerusalem Post' Launches Christian Edition

Israel PM aide suspended in corruption probe

Can Israel Ever Be Wrong?

Cracks in the wall

Palestinian teens attack Canadian tour bus

Audio: Alex Jones & the Temple of Doom

This conference looks interesting.

So, what explains this?

This is my first post in this forum, but I have a question I want to ask.

Potentially interesting documentary on CNN right now

German friend on 9/11 truth and holocaust denial (Eric Williams redux)

An explosion of disbelief - fresh doubts over 9/11

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Saturday, Feb. 10, 2007

Pelosi Recommends Members to House Administration Committee (ER Legislation)

HR 811 - Have You Read it? Or is someone reading it for you?

AP: Bomb Explodes At Red Cross In Pakistan (No Injuries)

AP: 4 Afghan Police Killed In Taliban Ambush

New US general to take reins in Iraq

Ousted U.S. attorney blames policy disputes with bosses

Bies stepping down as Fed Reserve governor

With Rumsfeld gone, Rice now target of war anger

Democrats give Bush budget 'F' on rural programs

Anti-immigrant Sentiments Fuel Ku Klux Klan Resurgence

CIA doubts didn't deter Feith's team (Feith madeup intel)...

Democracy's future in Venezuela, the region, by Condoleezza Rice

White House Red-Faced Over Rove Immigration Remark

Al-Qaida-linked group posts copter video

McClatchy:SPECIAL REPORT 'DISPOSABLE SOLDIERS'-VA system ill-equipped to treat mental anguish of war

Target Iran: US able to strike in the spring

UK Guardian: Rise of video downloads threatens gridlock on net

E&P: Gordon, 'NYT' Reporter Who Got Iraqi WMDs Wrong, Now Offers Claims About Iran

NYT: Giuliani Shifts Abortion Speech Gently to Right

AP: Russia's President Blasts U.S. For Its Use Of Force

Defense bigs ask '24' to cool it on torture

WP: Al-Qaeda Suspects Color White House Debate Over Iran

LAT: Troop 'surge' has yet to materialize in Iraq

2 Black teens in Ga. get 10 years for killing dog

Kerry Raps GOP , Bush's Iraq troop surge (radio address)

Target Iran: US able to strike in the spring

US envoy hedges on Iran behind AMIA (Argentina)

New US commander says Iraq doomed if crackdown fails

Bodybuilder says (Pat) Robertson threatened to kill him and his family

In New Hampshire, Clinton Refuses to Denounce Her War Vote

House may tack on tax cuts

U.S. contractor shot by U.S. forces

AFP: Clashes erupt in north Baghdad

Caravan to Cuba Calls for volunteers

GM Yields To Concern About Super Bowl Ad: Mental Health Groups Objected to Spot On Suicidal Robot

Saudi arms corruption case goes to Europe

AP: Padilla Asks for Delay in Hearing

Al-Qaeda praying for Obama win, says (POS Aussie) PM (Howard)

Congress Finds Ways to Avoid Lobbyist Limits

US Commerce Secretary to visit India

Fatal fire in South Korean prison

Dems Seek to Limit U.S. Iraq Involvement

Bolivia's Morales nationalizes smelter

Macalester (College) looking into party involving KKK costume, blackface

U.S. set to assert evidence against Iran

Peru leader quizzed over killings

Colombian paramilitaries rearming after peace deal

NYT:Deadliest Bomb in Iraq Is Made by Iran, U.S. Says

Turkey says U.S. Armenian bill would hurt ties

Colombia Receives Drug Suspect Sought by U.S. and Jailed in Cuba

NYT: Inquiry on Intelligence Gaps May Reach to White House

Former (MO) Lt. Gov. Harriett Woods dies at 79 (the first woman elected to statewide office)

WP: Senators Debate Significance of Pentagon Report On Intelligence

Former CIA employee said to have mental disorders sentenced

Changes to No Child Left Behind expected

Howard blasts Obama (Aussie PM)

AP: Blast kills 3 U.S. soldiers near Baghdad (Diyala) vloggers have YouTube account suspended

Turkmenistan votes for successor to late dictator (AFP)

U.S. weighs divulging Iran-Iraq proof

Clinton to compete in NH primary, 'whenever it's held'

Iran arrests top Al Qaeda men

Iran says talks could end nuclear row

Ohio food stamp use increases by 71 percent since 2000

Carlyle Makes A Killing With Defense Sale

Pelosi flies disputed plane home

Japan set to push for commercial whaling amid growing divide in global body

Baptist group fights Texas coal plants

NATO Chief considers Putin''s remarks "disappointing, unhelpful"

Hundreds protest U.S. jets in Japan

AP: U.S. Contractor Shot by U.S. Forces

4 Die in Plane Crash on Fort Stewart (Guardian)

Official: Lawmakers see Iran explosives ( Joe L. is one of them)

Obama Declares White House Candidacy

Paraplegic allegedly 'dumped' on L.A.'s skid row

"The Exciting Game of Career Girls".......

Time Magazine Reveals Identity of Father of Anna Nichole's Baby

the little toyshop shown in the background of the film "Bird on a Wire" is closing

Letterman has that John Madden impersonator on again

The fastest way to contact Dick Cheney...

Comic Lisa Lampinelli.... Is she too crude or funny as hell?

I saw something strange today a the mall, little girls having a birthday party in their pj's.

Goodnight y'all!! I think I will give my husband (who is asleep on the couch) a pleasant surprise!!!

is there an free image hosting site more reliable than photobucket?

I just have to share this thread from GD ... seriously

Soul Sacrifice:

gave up soda 6 weeks ago

a great 'comic' strip

Cat below for a page full DIAL UP WARNING

One of the greats...

We gonna go....walkin through the park...every day...

I'm trying to remember a certain DU'er that lost her husband (killed in a car accident.)

Who's your favorite cartoon?

can somebody edify me on this cartoon?

OH MY! Floors & Furniture Made of Manure: More Than a Cow-Pie-in-the-Sky Dream

The true low point of Andrew Lloyd Weber's career.....

The Enquiring public should be aware that

Do you ever get some posters mixed up because their names are similar?

Update: Ankle still hurts, throat is on fire

As far as I know I'm straight but I met the sweetest girrl tonight. Sofia.

Fox's Red Eye

My WiFi card is a scratching post for my cat. Ask me anything!

Does anyone else love their dump?

Do you have to be miserable to be Born Again? Semi-serious question.

Sniffa and Bi-baby are gone for the day

For the bored: another staredown in GD

Self Deleted

People from the Baltimore/D.C. area....

my new hair cut...

Geometrical valentine, for you:

The One Woman Friday Night Freak Show would like to apologize

I'm an attention whore. Please answer this poll for me:

So I was looking on craigslist for a new bike to replace the one that was stolen last Friday..

Ever see this video: Sunday's Game

oh no....

The following people have volunteered for tomorrow morning's 10-mile hike:

I'm in a bowl sucking food today.

looking for some funky clothes

What the frick happened to National Brotherhood Week?

Valentine's day coming up

Can we have a late night music thread?

Commander Data appreciation thread!!

Why God made moms.....

I get to work, tune in the jazz show at, and immediately

WooHoo! I just got my state tax refund

I'm in a foul fucking mood today.

Roger Waters fans? favorite album?


One Congressman's theory on global warming....

Young Life

I smell Frosty today. Anyone else?

I did it!

Gawd. People are so freakin' sick...

Make me go to the gym...

Well, I just quit my job as of 10 minutes ago....

new painting

St00pid q: how can I post my kick-ass resume on my blog?

Joe's Aerospace. This is Joe

Nothing in tennis is goofier than the Brian Bros.(U.S. team doubles) chest to chest high fives.(PIC)

Before there was color teevee

I'm a shallow prick....

Apologize to UppityPerson

Congratulations mcscajun!! 15,000 posts

"The World At War."

this is what I'm up against...

Anyone else have a song they really like but don't know the words to?

It's official: I'm running away.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 2/10/2007)


I just can't drink like I used to... oh the shame of it all

Video of my cat.

Just realizes too - it is my second anniversary at DU. So much has changed

THIS is what I'M up against...

i just posted in gd...wonders never cease

I'm in a fowl fucking mood today.

Blast from the Past

I'm gonna CONTINUE to whisk the browned butter

The stupidest way in the entire world to get fired

Couple roleplays the political way (oh my god) NOT workplace safe!

Just when you thought they ran out of colors...

How Would Jesus Drive? (Directing Traffic for Jesus?)

Anyone else excited for the Reno 911 movie?

Coolest animal picture I ever took, just a half hour ago!

What Would Scooby Doo?

People who are physically fit, you know - tight abs

Holy cow, It's my third anniversary on DU!!!

Bunny workout! (really cute)

I can't believe Obama didn't mention Anna Nicole Smith in his speech today!

Global warming threads make me angry

What are you doing right now?

Weee! My Long DU drought is Over!!

dalida - bonsoir mon amour (il silenzio)

Spam poetry #2

Obama's Campaign Theme Song should be...

Hush you ingrates I'm watching "Scrubs" on Comedy Central

Who wears short shorts? We wear short shorts.

The United States of Whatever

Quiz - What kind of kisser are you?

Homicide-Life on Sesame Street

Calling on bored Photoshop-whizzes who don't mind vain mindless projects.

I hate you.

Should I dance on the bar at Coyote Ugly tonight?

DU! My Long Weee drought is Over!!

Should I dance on the tar at Coyote Ugly tonight?

I am ambivalent about you

I want Batman on DVD, dammit!!

I Need You!

What does your birthday say about your love life?

M-m-m-m-m-m...Roast Pig.

In case there was any doubt about my dorkiness -- anyone follow BSG?

I Want You!

I Lust You!

I love you

Ever notice how "Hotel California" - the album - tells a story

The Curmudgeon Report: I am a Mardi Gras Parade widower.

I feel pretty,

I've decided to never, ever EVER get my hair cut in a saloon again.

Those people who were raving about Oasis....

Signs of getting old

Told off an Al Gore detractor at Barnes & Noble today!

I kicked ass at the church euchre tounament last night! Ask me anything

I want you to want me, I need you to need me...

Starry starry night.

I've decided to never, ever EVER get my hair cut in a salon again.

You're here,there's nothing I fear.

writing a fundraising pitch letter. blech

Kinda drunk. What's everyone drinking tonight?

My husband is coming home tonight!

I'm going to the store

Where is Bertha?

just did the purity test. I failed

New Blog Site

I feel Frosty today. Anyone else?

My daughter is having her 17th birthday party....ohmygod!

Developer takes back Anna Nicole mansion

Feelin all right, a llittle drivin' on a Saturday night.

The avocado poll has done better than every thread I have posted since...

DUer Recommendations

What is a reasonable hourly rate

Saw Children of Men today

I'll keep holding on.

Extreme ways are back again

Any stone roses fans in da mix?

Background check websites

Tiki Barber is no barber.

I read many years ago that "Daniel" was about the loss of a brother in Viet Nam.

So I was in GD for a few minutes, and I have to ask this:

The Raven

Costco grazing report

And now, a picture of my nips.

I made waffles for supper and discovered we were out of store-bought syrup!

She just didn't know,I would really go...

Haikus for Lisa Nowak

Airline pricing is crazy

My cat just told me to fuck off, he will NOT eat raw meat.

Did you know that you can actually make someone love you?

good night my good people

Are you an only child?

Prepare... for the Chaucer Blog!

Doesn't RevActs have a birthday coming up very soon?

Are you a middle child?

Tears for Fears is better than Oasis

I must be color blind. I had no idea that Judge Glenda Hatchett of the TV show

Not above sucking up some free cheer. ITS MY BIRTHDAY!!!

James Bond Ultimate Edition set owners check in!

Should I stay in or go out?

Why do the dearmotors lock all the extra sheds in the Lounge?

I just watched Jesus Camp

I am now choking a huge chicken-- it weighs WELL over eight pounds....

"Prelude to a Kiss" is stuck in my head, folks.

I'm gonna be a GRANDMA!!

I found a delicious cheeze-it under the couch. Should I eat it?

How about a hat picture thread? I was out at the Pirate Meetup

And now, a picture of my nads

When is it too early to start drinking?

Swami Beyondananda’s 2007 State of the Universe Address

"Shiny Happy People", followed by "We Built This City"

Where are you?

Check in if your baby "does the hanky panky"

MMA fans!! EliteXC is on Showtime right now!

What kind of Flirt are you?

I just watched "Marie Antoinette"

9,237 posts

Okay, Confession Time....

You're an X-Man. What is your new nickname and power?

Happy Birthday 1gobluedem & vikegirl!!

Ice Station Zebra is on Turner Classic Movies!?!

What do you think of "Mixed Martial Arts"?

I am more progressive than you are.

"One Million B.C."

Valentine's Day Survival Guide For Men


I'm watching the movie "Troy" -- why do the Trojans have English accents?

I hurt myself today,to see if I still feel

cooking emergency question: Help!

Is Big Brother watching you?

OMG!!!I found three white hairs on my head!!

What Is Your Favourite Song?

Friend, or foe?

Not a sex thread, I promise! But this is a Speedo bulge question.

De-skunking a dog?

Do you guys like my haircut?

Mitt the S**tt Romney is in town today - ask me anything.

Letter from my Ex...Karma is sweet sometimes...

OUCH figure skating accident. Not for weak stomachs....

I've come to the conclusion that some here are just full of it!!

Aalborg Akvavit

Actor Ralph Fiennes and Flight Attendant in a mile high sex claim

I am now cooking a huge chicken, it weighs a little over 8 lbs.

Intellectual property question: If I attend a lecture on an historical figure, takes notes and

12% Pure And Under Club- From Purity Test- Link Here

For Anna ... my last post on her with love.

2001 A Space Odyssey: help me out here. What the hell is the message?

Homicide-Life on the Street

Almost everyone in Anna Nicole Smith's life should be ashamed of themselves

Are you a flower child?

"Prince's Super Bowl prancing was downright pornographic!"

Can Someone Cheer Me Up

Brothers Get 10 Years in Puppy Torture Case

My review of the new live Madonna album "The Confessions Tour"

I told off Al Gore at Barnes and Noble today

What kind of rock is this?

Mother Had Intercourse With Boyfriend In Front Of 9 Year Old Daughter To Teach Her About Sex

Post a pic of a celebrity who hasn't lost their looks

A Dozen Roses For The Lounge

X-Entertainment's '11 Discontinued Sodas Revisited'

I'm 53 and was diagnosed with severe osteoporosis today

***The Winter Photography Contest final round is up in GD***

Iraq war could be end of small religious group

If we won’t ban hunting, at least let animals have the Sabbath as a day of rest

New Episcopal Leader Braces for Gay-Rights Test

(Lutheran) Gay pastor faces firing -- or a reprieve

President Lincoln and God

Another hypocrite fundie, Braves pitcher John Smoltz, divorcing wife of 16 years

Police target restroom listed on gay cruising website (where Bush CDC guy masturbated at urinal!)

Man charged in Texas male-on-male rape (Serial rapist targeting straight guys)

Husband of anti-gay legislator threatened to "smack the shit" out of me

Fred Phelps to picket funeral of 6 children killed in Bardstown house fire

Yale Prof Kyle Pruett Charges Dobson with Distortion of Research Findings

I wish you could have locks for the doors in here.

There's going to be a very good MMA event tonight on Showtime

Romo to hold for place kicks in Pro Bowl...

Boxing: Mosley vs Collazo

Short notice received for tomorrow am, eh today

Just wanted to recommend this incense.

Um; I need a little advice puuuleeeze.

Here we go again Latest VA Data Theft is worse then reported big time

U.S. Army generals protected by private contractors paid $110,000 a year.

John Kerry delivered the Democratic Radio Address this morning : DailyKos diary

My reoccurring Kerry dream. What does it mean?

This is one of the guys who was going to run against Kerry in 08 in MA

Excellent radio address-just excellent!

A new feature for those of you with dailykos accounts

Need some help to get rid of a freeper

You are Cordially Invited

Boston people going to Obama?

Kerry Frappr Map

Things I am concentrating on

Colorado's new "Democratic" governor spits in the faces of union

Bill Maher and Michael Moore beg Ralph Nader not to run (from 2004)

Wesley Clark visits Madison WI, 2003

Teri Hatcher and George Bush Sr. Lunch Date

Henry Rollins on US Politics, Bush and his trip to Iran

The "REPUBLIC" party! LIVE on the House floor!

Trial of the Century Get the Full Story out

6 Arrested Following Wet T-Shirt Contest - 4 Women Charged With Exposing Breasts

Panama's Jailed Leader Noriega Is a 'Prisoner of War' (Update3)

Here is a list of Democrats who are or were with the DLC

I am in the company of the finest people here at DU

Iran evidence means squat

NBA star Ron Artest, cited for animal abuse..

Why I Broke One of My 'Cardinal' Rules (a protected bird murdered)

NYT: U.S. Gives Tour Of Family Detention Center That Critics Liken To A Prison

The Cost of the Iraq "war"

CIA Leak Question of the Day.

Government Releases Proof of Iran's Complicity This Weekend

I think this better be said -

I called Admiral Sestak's congressional office today.

Left Coast Alert. Kennedy on Charlie Rose PBS NOW! n/t

VIDEO: Excellent CrooksAndLiars Post Detailing Feith As "Under Secretary Of Lies & Obfuscation"

A right wing nut roughs up Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel!

Support clean energy

Has there been a reading of bush's poll numbers lately?

A poem for liberals

How are we in Congress doing so far ?

Three more soldiers killed

On the Today Show this AM..Richard Engel, reporter in Iraq interviewed a Sgt. who said the war

VIDEO: Ron Reagan defends Edwards's bloggers on Tweety's show yesterday

Medicaid Cuts Could Affect Students

Elie Wiesel accosted at peace conference

Was there a meltdown in here tonight?

I understand that defending Texas...

Debating the War in Iraq

Critic of Islam Finds New Home in U.S.

Guardian: Despite denials, Pentagon plans for possible attack on nuclear sites are well advanced

I am always coming to DU for help.

I bet KKKarl Rove is glad his son doesn't have to go to prison...

I knew Douglas F. personally a long time ago


The Build-a-War Workshop

Feith and Co.: They're not "delusional", they were intentionally lying.

REMINDER: Tavis Smiley's Annual State of the Black Union is on C-span now.

The Enquiring public should be aware that

10 years for 2 freak live puppy bakers.

For Those Interested; Shut Up and Sing DVD release Feb. 20th

QUICK! I need unflattering photos of * and Darth Cheney.

Good morning America, how are ya? (heavy feith-based sarcasm)

Gen. Cody: No new tactics in copter attacks (AP)

Inquiry on Intelligence Gaps May Reach to White House (NYT)

Headline Of The Year: "Situation "Not Hopeless""

Followup to the animal shelter emergency in Adams County, OH

Gitmo Cover-up?

Reality and Permanence

FLIP-FLOP ALERT: Giuliani shifts position on abortion to the right

VoteVets: McConnell "aiding the enemy," Bush and Cheney "draft dodgers," lawmakers "cowards"

Poll: Public view of Congress improves

LA Times Webpage: Not a peep on Pentagon Lying To Take Us To War

Bush's Feith-based War - rambling rant

A quote worth repeating

The Bible That Bill Donohue Isn't Reading

This is by far the Most Bizaar Candidate Picks of the Disguntled Repugs

While McCain, Brownback, and Giuliani try to court religious wackos, Hunter takes a different route

Will Bush library be a target? ... asks Dallas Morning News

Trial exposes White House crisis machine

Levels of education in America

Target Iran: US able to strike in the spring

Housecall with Dr. so and so.....

Even during Vietnam, even after the Tet Offensive, even after the invasion of Cambodia,

Does Action have Consequence?

I think I may have the answer to why some dems voted yes to war

"Elie Wiesel Accosted at S.F. Hotel"

GREAT NEWS! "Sen. Tim Johnson Working From Hospital"

Tommy Franks Was Right: Feith-"fucking stupidest guy on the face of the earth."

So, some republican asks you, "Name one lie bush has told about Iraq"??

Muslim lifeguards help patrol Sydney beach in unity effort

Obama fans: Join DU's Barack Obama Group!

Dishonest Epheticism from the W Post on Climate Change

Cooked-up Feith "intel" leaked to flagship of right-wing rags, The Weekly Standard

I think I nailed it on the difference republicans and Democrats

Does anyone else think Obama resembles Malcolm X..?

In memory of Ryan_H

It's finally gone! YAY!!!!

Russia Seeking non-agression pact with US

Defending KKKarl

At Least 33 American Soldiers Killed In Iraq Last Eight Days

Apologize to Ryan H Thread

I'm in a foul fucking mood today.

C-SPAN just announced it is being dropped from Sirius.

Another Feith-Based Foreign Policy Idea? The "United States-Israel Energy Cooperation Act"

Want to hear something crazy?

Quote of the day....

Army's new Handbook - Surviving Iraq

What rhymes with Plame...ah! Plane! Planegate!

One year ago Mr. Cheney shot Mr. Whittington in the face on the Armstrong estate.

severe sm. storm; 10 hrs. heavy rain; and 100" snow in 7 days

Colorado's new "Democratic" governor fails first test of new administration

they just don't get it...

America is lead by a cowardly, treasonous, lieing, elitist, frat boy, fraWd!

Be very afraid.

Compassionate Conservatism

Interment Camps-They're Back

Murdoch: {Publisher Judith} Regan Was "Not A Team Player"

CNN Banner...."Showdown in the Gulf" it begins....

When it comes to Iran, GWB is anti-war!!

Mmmm, smell that Iranian evidence in the slow cooker on a cold day

Is Bush's spreading of so-called 'democracy' through warfare Fascist?

We have two of the most ignorant, stupid Senators in inhofe and coburn

Cheney and Gonzales have to go.

George Bush DOES have a vision of the future (dial-up warning).

First-hand in-depth interview of IRAQ situation from the MSM!!! Please listen!

Should a Recommendation = a Kick?

Attorney General Alberto Gonzales should be the first official impeached, convicted and removed.

My Doctor told me that men who get HPV complications "probably deserve it".

Apologize to the Mods thread:

Bodybuilder says Reverend Pat Robertson threatened to kill him and his family

Are opponents of "capitalism" capable of answering this question?

A small discussion on hate crimes

Meet The Press - Hoyer & Boehner to discuss 'surge'.

Is The "American Dream" Dead? What Is Your Experience?

Dinosaur farts???

" Healing this country "

Paul Craig Roberts: Brzezinski's Damning Indictment

Bush Chuckles when asked by "Washington Life" magazine.. if we will Bomb Iran

Obama's greatest asset: He's only been in Washington for 2 years.

This just in: Foreign Agents behind violence in Iraq identified definitively.

Deja Vu all over again! IMPEACH NOW!! JUSTICE NOW!! FUck '08. JUSTICE NOW!!!

Anti-immigrant Sentiments Fuel Ku Klux Klan Resurgence

LIVE OBAMA SPEECH THREAD NOW! Announcing in Springfield Illinois (ON CNN)

Which CSPAN will Tavis Smiley be on?

Tough Questions for Nader

Ben & Jerry*s Presents: Stephen Colbert's Americone Dream

The worst pain.

How can a state elect a senator who talks like Huckleberry Hound?

Damn Oswego County New York!

White House Red-Faced Over Rove Immigration Remark

Profound arguments in support of religious faith (TOON)

In defense of elected Democrats

Texas Baptists Surprised Everyone!

why is there no forum at DU for Labor/Worker's issues?

The Danger of American Fascism -Henry A. Wallace.

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Sat. 2/10 ... meanwhile back at the hornet's nest

Live feed! Obama rocks!!!!

Admitting to 'Aiding and abetting the enemy?'

National Journal Insiders poll picks Richardson, says Bush is lame as hell

What Obama DIDN'T say at his speech today


"gop clown college" yup it`s-

Global Incident Map Displaying Terrorist Acts.........

'NYT article appears to violate policy on using unidentified sources; Gates: 'Pretty good evidence'

*** Saturday's TOONs: Global Warming, Cheney, Budget ***

CIA doubts didn't deter Feith's team

What's missing from the DCCC "2007 New Directions Survey" you got in the mail?

Democrats...what would YOU have done?

Democrats...what would YOU have done?

Resist Goliath, Go to Cuba

White House Red-Faced Over Rove Immigration Remark

General becomes war's 3rd U.S. commander

If/when Chimpy orders the strike on Iran w/o Congressional approval

Putin: U.S. policies create arms race

Cheney In A Word::

Who here watches HDN?

Where is the, "I knew Doug Feith when" thread.

Why hasn't there been a march up to the capitol...and

Interpret this paragraph:

Sustainability of social change organizations "is a function of organization, not

Net grows to meet fresh demands (BBC) {tubes filling up}

Evolution Sunday: Happy Darwin Day

One big question in the Libby trial is whether the vice president will even be in town to testify.

My LTTE published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch 02/09/07

whos Got That Howard Dean pic

Gonzales' sacking of US Attorneys like a 'coup d'etat'

Edwards & Obama & Kucinich

Why the neo-cons are right about Iran and should invade it as soon as possible.

"Organic Clothes Not Just for Hippies Now"

The Catholic Church has always been odd

Disagree without being disagreeable

U.S. expresses surprise at Putin remarks

A positive take on Obama from a Republican, or former Republican

Not above sucking up some free cheer. ITS MY BIRTHDAY!!!

What type of internet connection do you usually use to connect to DU, or the Web in general?

3121 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

U.S. weighs divulging Iran-Iraq proof

Omigod...the worst mother in the world

All Call Veterans and Supporters

Target Iran: US able to strike in the spring

Did Obama avoid the Tavis Smiley black summit on purpose?

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has requested that Idaho authorities extradite suspected serial killer

You've got to see Rep. Weiner-DNY rip the "republic party"

Bush and the Confederacy

Whatever happened to Tedd Rall's lawsuit against Ann Coulter?

Getting Vets Their Benefits Back

ZOGBY POLL: Iraq's oil a factor in war? a factor 40%, major factor 32.7%, not a factor 23.7

Anyone bought a Valentine's for Dear Leader yet?

Key House Democrat to hold hearings on recent firing of U.S. Attorneys

Downgrade the Department of Disarmament Affairs and give Field Operations to the US

If Clinton had patted Teri Hatcher's ass, it would have been reported on every network.

How Dick uses MTP to control the message

Tapper again referred to 'Barack Hussein Obama'

To those of Indian heritage: Would Gandhi advocate boycotts of GOP contributors today?

Immigrants Criticize Detention Centers

Falwell to push GOP for 2008 election.

Garrison Keillor comes on at 6:00 PM EST - NPR

Have you ever changed your position on something due to online or email "debate"?

The Chimpmunk Administration LOL, This is funny.

VA system ill-equipped to treat mental anguish of war

Hey, did we ever find out....

LOL. Obama is 'far too liberal' to be President.

Yet another frivolous Republican lawsuit.....

Soldier pleads guilty to accepting bribe

Breaking :Putin attacks the US

Let's talk about David Brooks!

Poppy Bush/T. Hatcher in a very "personal and friendly" relationship..

Notable House hearings this week

Caravan to Cuba Calls for volunteers

Notable Senate hearings this week

Obama Speech replay on C-SPAN now

Sunday Talk Shows

Jeb's just a face in the crowd - almost

International headlines more accurate: Putin says US wants to dominate world, US surprised

Lies that kill -- What it all means?

The New Democrat Coalition in the House and Senate:

General says Iran is mass producing stealth drone (IRNA)

Dem Armed Services Chairman on Iran and IED's in Iraq

Anyone heard anything "Lately" about Ralph Reed & Gary Bauer

Can you do something about Racism and Injustice?

Obama brings them home by March 2008!

Time to Talk: The Case for Diplomatic Solutions on Iran

MA Homophobic State Sen "I'm being victimized here"

Fred Phelps gets what he wants...again.

Climate change concerts 'to dwarf Live Aid' coming July 7th

VIDEO In landmark speech, Putin warns of war with Iran, attacks 'very dangerous' U.S. (BBC News)

US ‘prepares for failure’ in Iraq surge

Putin's "tirade" is making my 87 year old Dad melancholy.

British Groups Say Not to Attack Iran

Broken Dreams, my wife's diagnosis - part 2

Remarks by Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz, Michie Stadium, West Point, NY,

MUST SEE: Barak Obama's Presidential Announcement Video

Couple roleplays the political way (oh my god) NOT workplace safe!

If I were Al Gore, I would not run for President

Video of Barack Obama's announcement today.

Anna's baby girl may be from sperm her husband had frozen before he died at 90

Bush: Interested Observer?

Robert Cray/Aiden Delgado video

Predict the chances of US attacking Iran before Bush leaves office

Elie Wiesel roughed up at peace conference... this liberal is seeing red

Doug Feith's duplicity...grounds for Qui Tam (Fed. False Claims Act) lawsuit?

Harry Reid May Be Getting Ready To Sue AP & John Solomon

Priest accused of spending $300,000 of parishioner's money

No More Offensive Messages -> Homework.

Cheney’s To-Do Lists, Then and Now (NYT)

Worst bank out there

May I present...

Damn! Plastination.

I can't imagine being a child in school today .

Raw Story: NYT article appears to violate policy on using unidentified sources;

My Excellent Adventure in Springfield to See the Obama Announcement.

I really HATE CSPAN callers

if you have Link TV-Bill moyers is giving a great speech on media puppets

Frank Rich: Stop Him Before He Gets More Experience

44th POTUS Race -- Wide Open with No Incumbents

Over at Jim Robinson's FreeRepublic....

Quickest way to shut down a Climate Change doubter

To think I use to like John McCain????

GI valentine to Cheney - "i can't wait for you to come to Iraq so you can suck

Should demolitionists be banned from using conventional explosives?

Hey.. A question. Any DU Bible readers here tonight?

looking for ideas..what should my 66th LTTE be about?

Why does Rummy still have a desk at the Pentagon?

Rep. Rohrabacher(R-CA): Global Warming May Have Been Caused By ‘Dinosaur Flatulence’

Oh hello: Did Bush re-allocate funds intended for Afghanistan on Iraq?

I get doom and gloom feelings in my stomach fairly regularly, but they pass... not lately.

How Anna Nicole Smith's death hit Page 1

De-escalate, Investigate - and Impeach Cheney First

Clinton/Obama Edwards/Kucinich Gore/Clark...pick a ticket

Re: Christofascists, check out some of the stuff in the 1944 book "The Nazis Go Underground"

Gore/Clark 08! n/t

Shame on US...Bush has FOOLED us TWICE and is continuing to FOOL us

Holy chit man!

Why is it that neither Clinton nor Obama is addressing the Military Commissions Act?

There is not one Democratic candidate who I would not support for president

My Fear About Iraq

"The Republic Party, The Republic Party"

CSPAN-Book TV alert for DU

Americablog: Is Harry Reid Getting Ready To Sue AP & John Solomon?

Jesus Camp - The movie

Dick Cheney--the 4th branch of government?

The Iraq War is Cold Blooded MURDER

investigation announced on CNN about Paloci, she never flew in it like Hastard and the child molester

In defense of the Mrs. Cameron (the bird killer)

'Master' and 'slave' computer labels unacceptable, officials say (any updates on that?)

Here we Go: Deadliest Bomb in Iraq Is Made by Iran, U.S. Says

The Politics Of The Man Behind "24" from The New Yorker

I met the Universal Soldier at an intersection tonight. "Homeless, Heart Hurt, God Bless."

Coulter to speak at religious conference....our religion editor is upset with that.

Why is it when some DUers disagree with a point ....

Question - What organization supplies our troops w/body armor & is looking for donations?

The "color of water"...the color of wind.

Feith's Work (Pre-War Intell Lies) Was Most Certainly Authorized — From The Very Top

'How do you explain how we came out of previous ice ages if global warming is caused by man?'

Roundup of all bills calling for withdrawal from Iraq

Aldous Huxley - poet and a prophet.

"Unions priced themselves out of the market".

A conservative “scholar” wants to keep students out of college

The news that made my day: Murtha on Offense.

Poor Among Plenty,For the first time, poverty shifts to the U.S. suburbs.

Do you think it is possible to split up the reich-wing voters

Who Funds The DLC??

Bullshit Alert

Ohio's spreading stolen 2004 election scandal claims another victim

Steve Cochran on WGN-AM Chicago...

Keep on marching!!! Scream and Shout at the Pentagon on March 17

VERY LIKELY = GREATER THAN 90%. Too many people - including Nancy Pelosi - wrong on IPCC report

CSPAN2 NOW: United States v. George W. Bush et al. 10 to 11:30 pm est


It's my Birthday and I want someone Impeached or Jailed, is that too much to ask?

Stephanie Miller or Randi Rhodes?

This is an important read: 'The "Fast Food" Moment'. (Society becomes machine)

Of late, I've been obsessed with Queensryche's "Operation Mindcrime" CD, even waking up with

Defense bigs ask '24' to cool it on torture

NY Times "Reporter" Michael Gordon Actually Voice-Activated Tape Recorder

Told off an Al Gore detractor at Barnes & Noble today!

I personally think Obama's Christianity is a great thing.

So called repressed people who decry bigotry really irritate me, so I just want to withold support

Who here would like an Impeachment Forum?

We need to get control of the message or at least end Republican control of it

Oy Fucking Vey !!! - Regarding Joe Lieberman, According To Joe Klein...

VIDEO! Al Gore's Speech At Constitution Hall on Restoring the RULE of LAW!

Who watched Obama's announcement and did it impact your opinion of him?

Iran's Defense Against an Imminent U.S. Attack

What makes Obama any less qualified than Bill Clinton was at this stage?

American Prospect: Bush's campaign to pin the Iraq quagmire on Iranian meddling won't wash.

Looking for Paul Wellstone

I've started a website of FREE downloadable Progressive Banners! 90 available now! Enjoy!!!

Torture Videos Are So Offensive

Davimpa was born poor and black.

Has the DU community become too politically correct?

"We find Mr. Obama's Christianity woefully deficient"

Let's talk about racism. And the criminal injustice system.

The Cat killers from Halliburton :grr:

Been Thinkin This For A While. You Know What DU Needs Just Once; Just For A DAY?

The company I work for has installed new "spy-ware"

CIA Analysts: Over 50% Of Bush's Iraq War Justifications Untrue

SNL just eviscerated Dick and Lynne Cheney in the opening sequence

Has the DU Community forgotten political R-E-S-P-E-C-T?

I think that the borders closed and immigration should be stopped for a while...

"Barack, I Want to Believe" By David Sirota (a good read)

"Kill The Messenger" film about Sibel Edmonds


Evidence Grows That White House Planned To Release Cooked Intel On Iran

NEEDED: 14,088 DUers, Lurkers, Freepers, Liberals, Conservatives, and others, to:

DOJ/Gonzales holds training for agencies to avoid oversight committees

We better learn about PNAC...


MP takes Guantanamo fight to the US (UK)

The House should be setting the stage for the crisis to come...

the new

Interesting Insight on the Inexperience Argument

Democrats are real victims of spats like the 2 Edwards bloggers, NY money people, Barack Osama, etc.

Obama's poker face comes into play

With Rumsfeld gone, Rice now target of war anger

Here's an idea!

Obama on the Issues

Anybody see this on Pravda? Yikes....

Joe enabling another fuckup.

Bush: Energy proposals will aid economy (weekly radio address - AP)

their words are now part of the Congressional record:

John Yoo, War Powers speech. csapn link:

Obama to announce his candidacy in Springfield, IL (where Donner party is from)

A Question for Focus on the Family

Whatever Happened To Wally O'Dell, the CEO of Diebold, Who Resigned?

What is it with these people, don't they understand that if this...

The Saturday Cartoons

If a democrat was running this country....

Excellent radio address by Senator Kerry!!!

I Remember Seeing Jim McDermott (D-Wash) And Some Of His Colleagues......

* Has Got To Be The Luckiest Guy Ever..........

Would someone please explain to me the debate on April 5

Obama Announcement Event - **streaming now on his newly revamped website

Cheney directed entire Valerie Plame outing

Professional bloggers and ethics

Ex-mayor defeats torturer in court

Anyone else watching the Hampton University event on CSPAN

Neo-conservatives,.....AEI, and Cheney pushing for new front in IraN

Trial Exposes White House Crisis Machine

Medicaid Cuts Could Affect Students (AP)

"In an announcement speech Saturday of soaring rhetoric, on a bitterly cold day..."

Yeah, this works. Let's impeach Cheney (first). 'Cheney's The One'

A suggestion: in discussion of the Campaign, stop talking about VP candidacies.

Obama "Has a good crossover dribble and a decent mid-range jump shot"

Evidence that Iran appears committed to stopping al-Qaeda foot traffic across its borders?

Iraqi Police Sell Weapons------Black Market Relies on Issued Weapons.

February 4-11, 62nd Anniversary of the Yalta Conference and foundation of the United Nations

“There will undoubtedly be an offensive this spring in Afghanistan,” said Mr McCain.

Dimwit Repubicans wonder why they do so poorly in Massachusetts.

I want to live, so I am voting for guilliani (sic)

As Bush pushes "Medical Outsourcing" to India, organleggers run rampant

Nuclear terrorism risk seen growing

Would you say that there is a better or worse chance that Gore will run than, say,

Do some people not realize we can be involved in all out war...

Dems united on Iraq bill, but divided on Iran

Similarities The end of the Afghanistan occupation was the arming of the Muhajadin with US stinger

A Rusty Toyota, a Mean Jump Shot, Good Ears

Bill Richardson lobbies for UN troops into Darfur

Have you seen this?

New Blog Site

Hillary and Rudy could wrap it up this year

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg addresses law students

Kucinich or Mike Gravel? Who'll Stop the War(s)?

Senator John Kerry to Deliver Democratic Radio Address

French Criticism On Iraq No Longer Angers U.S.

think the so called *patriot act* will get repealed or re-written by this

I Like ALL Of Our Wonderful Democratic Candidates!!!

Cry-baby politicians continue to whine about working 5 days a week...

Ron Paul: "Unproven charges against Iran eerily reminiscent of the false charges made against Iraq.

Gates: the second carrier group was meant to “reassure our allies as well as to senda signal....

Would Hillary have voted for war if her daughter's life was on the line?

Rice Denies Seeing Iranian Proposal in '03

Elmer Gantry is on about evangelical preachers? Great movie.

When will Congress vote on the Iran War Resolution?

Al Gore Will Run!!!

Rep. Anthony Weiner takes on "The Republic Party" From C&L

Mods, we need to bring back the Primary Forum

Putin accuses U.S. of bid to impose will on world

Obama photos (DIAL-UP bandwidth warning!)

Obama fans: Join DU's Barack Obama Group!

Surprise! Surprise! NYT reports Congress Finds Ways to Avoid Lobbyist Limits

With Obama now in the race, Edwards popularity will quickly fade.

Concerned about Barack Hussein Obama's Name?

With Obama in the race, it's doubtful Clark will get in now.

Rep. Rohrabacher: Global Warming May Have Been Caused By ‘Dinosaur Flatulence’

Bush Is Blowing OUR Tax Dollars

Robert Reich: Where is America Going?

Obama will be on "60 Minutes"

Obama is in and my vote is clear. And, yes, race has something to do with it.

John Murtha knows how to defend the Speaker

Everything you Wanted to Know about Doug Feith and Stuff You Didn't, here...

When I See Obama I'm Reminded Of Matt Santos - The West Wing.......

Reflect on this a contenders for the Democratic Nomination...

1934: The Real Plot to Overthrow FDR's America. Movie and Book

I am so disgusted with Hillary's lies...she repeated the worst one today in NH.

Standoff at Domestic Terrorist compound uses new tactics by cops

According to CNN, Obama, like Edwards supports civil union

Prediction: Al Gore won't run and will endorse Barack Obama for President

What is this "repent" ferver?

Sex and Torture in America

WHICH of the potential CANDIDATES has spoken out about this issue and can reverse it?

Some Say ....Neither Hillary nor Obama will be Nominated

Obama's campaign theme song: "Right Now" by Van Halen

I'm going to host an Obama fundraiser... I need good theme ideas?

Hillary Clinton's statements in N.H. Actual quotes.

The IWR vote was a vote on whether or not to go to war no matter what Hillary says! Listen to Byrd!

Kucinich: Speech shows Bush is preparing attack on Iran

Obama simply has what it takes. Not only is he brilliant, he is a NATURAL