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Archives: February 17, 2007

Conyers and the Impeachment Table By David Swanson

ABC: Republicans Only Need Apply?

Help me learn to do research?

10 appalling questions Americans never dreamed we'd have to ask.

CommonDreams: American Betrayal

Soldiers Face Neglect, Frustration At Army's Top Medical Facility (Walter Reed)

NY Post front page says TREASON

Barbara Miller: Who Will Protect and Defend Our Military From the Bush Administration?

Paul Krugman: The Health Care Racket

Uk: Troop reduction in Iraq delayed after pressure from US

An Inconvenient Responsibility: Doing All You Can To End The War

Brutal reality of battle for hearts and minds

10 appalling questions Americans never dreamed we'd have to ask.

Iran - Ready to attack

Military Justice Goes AWOL

Planning Seen in Iraqi Attacks on U.S. Copters (NYT)

Bush Regains His Footing (the new comback kid?????????)

"Bushisms" that will haunt him historically:

Backlash grows against free trade - by Mark Trumbull at Christian Science Monitor

Criminals Control the Executive Branch by Paul Craig Roberts

Jailed 2 Years, Iraqi Tells of Abuse by Americans

Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy by Ron Paul

Iran: a Chronology of Disinformation (Gary Leupp, CounterPunch)

Time for Progressives to Grow Up


Harper hits out from the gutter - Editorial at The Toronto Star

XXX-Rated Hot Monkey Love! (Mogambo Guru)

Controversy likely to follow Cheney to Asia

If It Got Any Better I Couldn’t Stand It

Resolution on Iraq Blasts Bush Policies 56% Say Iraq War is hopeless.(JUAN COLE)

Good site for Hybrid Car Info

I want one of these things, E-box electrified Scion

article that the oil companies don't want you to see

Green light for greenhouse gas burial at sea

Weedy grass could free U.S. of foreign oil dependence says biologist

The plug-in hybrid carving three-wheeler from Venture (

Okay energy experts - what's the answer?

Tell me about coal plants.

These GW denialists make my IQ drop just reading thier BS message board posts...

(UK coal-fired) Power station to battle climate change (ugh)

From Farm Waste to Fuel Tanks (Nat'l Science Foundation press release)

Biomass Energy Plant Proposed For Groveton (NH)

4 States May Divert (drilling) Convervation Funds - AP

Wild grass (Miscanthus) could hold key to clean fuels of the future

The world’s first horizontally-opposed turbo diesel engine

New approach for Bio-mass gasification to hydrogen

Japanese Whalers reject Greenpeace offer of help

Court: Permit Violates Owl Protection (Oregon) - AP

'Outposts' thriving in the West Bank

Olmert, Bush agree to shun Palestinian govt -Israel

Will the New Congress Take a Different Approach to Israel-Palestine?

Spain furious as US blocks access to Madrid bombing 'chief'

Selling the official story on 9/11 was the job of the media from the very beginning

Loose Change turns opponents of the Bush government into "gibbering idiots."

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Saturday, Feb. 17, 2007

Improving Voter Access: A Report on the Technology for Accessible Voting Systems

OH Cuyahoga: Letters warn 1,200 about rejected votes

The Voting Crisis in America

Fla.: No charges for 'Tigger' actor

Bloomberg News: Chavez Anti-Inflation Plan May Backfire, Analysts Say

Americans not to happy with choices for President

Jury remains out on Baghdad crackdown

AP: Bomb kills 13 inside Pakistan courtroom

Bush: Iraq meeting security benchmarks

AP: Fla. Drops Charges Over 2002 Primary

Tobacco enlisted to make vaccine (GARDASIL)

Prince Harry set for Iraq deployment: report

IRA bombs killed eight soldiers in Iraq - blame laid on Iran

Iran Limits Uranium Work to Avoid Provocation, Diplomats Say

U.S. rejects investigator's Guantanamo visit request

Poll: Iraq War Hopeless for 56% of Americans

Pakistan urges NATO, US to do more against Taliban

McCain faces fight from own voters

Car bombings in oil-rich city kill seven

Police Issue Arrest Warrant In Elie Wiesel Attack

John McCain: World 'at tipping point over global warming'

Controversy likely to follow Cheney to Asia

Japan turns down Greenpeace help on whaling ship

Driver’s License Emerges as Crime-Fighting Tool, but Privacy Advocates Worry

Ex-envoy says Iraq rebuilding plan won't work

WP: Democrats Signal a Wider Battle Lasting the Rest of President's Term

Abbas to U.S. envoy: International community must learn to live with Palestinian Authority coalition

US troops kidnap six-year-old girl to force Resistance fighter father to surrender

Group Claims Coburn Broke Election Law (Oklahoma Republican Senator)

Colombia scandal could affect aid

AP - Explosion rocks Texas refinery, injuring 19

Atlanta SOA Protester gets 100 days in Federal Prison

NYT: Antiwar Anger at ’02 Iraq Vote Follows Clinton (Yesterday: "There are others to choose from.")

Democratic Radio Address: New Democratic Member Chris Carney

E&P: David Broder Responds to Blogger Greenwald on 'Propping Up' Bush

U.S. move means Canada stuck in Afghanistan

AP: Marine reported killed in Anbar province

NYC Mayor Bloomberg defends free condoms as lifesavers

Clinton: Goal Is Ending War; No Voting Regrets

BBC - Italians march in US base protest

Philippines leads Asia in the number of people it executes.

Iran - Ready to attack

Rice ties war debate to democracy doubts

Death penalty supporters, opponents write Ohio governor's office

Anti-aircraft missiles found near Baghdad-military

Ark. appointee won't seek confirmation

Tens of thousands protest plan to expand US air base in Italy

Britney shaves head, deep end definitely in sight

Tasmanian devil may become endangered species because of cancer

WP: Rice Grilled on Extra Funding Sought for Iraq, Afghanistan

Contractor gets 46 months for Iraq bribery

House Dems back fed. shield law; Would protect reporters from revealing sources to govt prosecutors

Dems: War rebuke first step toward righting wrongs(radio address)

AP: Marine Apologizes In Iraq Criminal Case

Former war criminal Papon dies at 96

'Taliban insurgency becoming a liberation war'

Coalition chopper crashes in Afghanistan

WP/AP: Wrong Pills Shipped to Online Drug Buyers: Powerful antipsychotics

Reuters: Turkey's military, govt clash over Iraq, Kurds

'Bionic eye' offers hope to blind: scientists

AFP: Tens of thousands protest plan to expand US air base in Italy

Obama: U.S. ready for black president (re Ford comments)

Condoleezza Rice pays unannounced visit to Baghdad

Calif. awards $45M in stem cell grants

Bush Vows Cooperation on Health Care

Giuliani praises conservative judges (esp. Alito & Scalia)

With One Word, Children’s Book Sets Off Uproar (NYT)

Whale meat cargo must come to NZ (by law; meat would be confiscated)

Reid: The Senate Is on Record Against Escalation

AFP: Britain's Prince Harry will serve in Iraq by the end of February: report

Soldiers Face Neglect, Frustration At Army's Top Medical Facility

Senate gridlocks on Iraq war resolution

AP: Ecuador President Threatens to Resign

AP: Suspect in Wiesel Attack Is Arrested

Good night, you sick bastids.

Mole has head removed by two bushes

I need to get a life

Wow, I just found a new artist

Just finished Little Miss Sunshine...

It's weirdly quiet without GoPsUx around to stir things up...


Sorry I was ornery the other night


If I ever perfect my time machine, I'll be one of these trombone players:

Even saw the lights of the Goodyear blimp, and it read LostInAnomie's a pimp.


...And the winner seems to be...


Breaking News: Being Sick Fucking Blows.

I Was Infantry

Vid clip from a true cult classic — 'Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains'

Is anybody awake? My target bedtime is 2:00 and I need conversation.

Too much sugar... too much caffeine... and i really want to go to bed right now *whine*

Four posts to 9,000. Indulge me because I'm so tired but I want that milestone.

The Song of the Bats...


"Ruby's Arms"- Connie Champagne

If I had a mustache

Drunk, Stoned and Old School Rap.

I'm cold

I have reached Post 5000.

I hate cant's

Fck you Airlines and Travelocity and Jet Blue for messing with my head, by offering me

I don't fly, and I don't check the bus schedules anymore

I hate Pants!

I just had a close encounter with a beer

I just had a close encounter with a sneer

One last mission for the man behind Jack Bauer: Make the right-wing funny

The Us Chief Of Anti Boogy Woogy-isms said today

Mystic Crystal Revelations


Congratulations Straight Shooter!! 15,000 posts

Congratulations Bornaginhooligan!! 10,000 posts

I just had a close encounter with a deer

I hate ants!

Twelve minutes until Roger Waters tickets go on sale

Best Breakup EVER

For those of you who never got me a heart well.....

If the ape at the zoo shaved its head, the media wouldn't report that...

What would you do in the Kobayashi Maru?

I'm sorry, but sex is NOT the world's oldest profession.

I need new glasses, a pair of good shoes

Congratulations Rasputin1952!! 25,000 posts

There needs to be another Norm MacDonald / Artie Lange movie

Drunk man wrestles shark....

Anyone have any favorite Strypers no longer around?

I have one heart left to give away.

I can't believe Mel Gibson roughed up Elie Wiesel...

Anyone have any favorite comic strips no longer around?

SUV Citation ticket you can print and use:

Maybe some "Poolside Ecstasy" will cure my winter blah's

What's with the plague of Russians?

Is there any tabloid celebrity that you care what happens to?

Just want to post a public thank you to the Mods

My computer has been dead for the past 1 1/2 weeks....

Anyone have any favorite stripers no longer around?

Finally an election where the chimp can win honestly...

Call me what you want..but I'm convinced there's an Alien Race that....

I hate dance!

Geeze look what i have to put up with(DIALUP WARNING)

... and another thing I don't understand about my wife

This is the Diana Trent appreciation thread!

Britney Spears shaves her head completely bald (video)

heh - I just turned around to find Chris

So what's the going rate for a new desktop computer these days?

I have 3 major things to do today but instead I am fighting on an

Craigslist people scare me.

Thank GAWD Rachael Ray Is On Now

I think 10 AM on a Saturday is too early to be drunk.

Gee, what happened to our early Spring??

Good times are coming...

DUzy awards for the week are up in GD

I don't make bizarre Lounge posts for my health, you know?

I gotta get outta the house for a while

I'm Not Going To

Why all the drama today?

Rachel Ray for moderator!

British spoof of 1950s sex education film



Not Kidding - my cat Abbott is licking George Bush and getting stoned

You know you live in a mountain town

Happy birthday pnorman

To those who gave me a heart for Valentines...

Why, dear lord, did I waste my time watching "The Black Dahlia"

"And brag to your friends you work for Richard Branson"


I have a Mardi Gras Parade going past my house right now! Ask me anything.

The Orange Man Project

Some guy jumped off the roof of my girlfriends building last night.

Anyone have an MP3 of Yesterday by Butt Trumpet?

Anyone who knows a lot about routers and setting them up:

So funny it deserves a separate thread

Playing with your twangers.

Self delete

ipod or zune?

So who among us has had this awful virus crud going around?

About Harry Potter's naked butt pic

My whole house smells like stinky feet

The Purpose of a Dog - from a 4 yr. old

Cooking Day!

A wee bit tipsy

OMFG! My kingdom for a CD player!

Thank you for the heart whoever you are!

"We (bleep) The World..."

For your entertainment -- a cat

Does drinking wine help sooth a cold, flu?

There's a kitten in your shoe.

Which Manson girl does Britney look like?

Football Question: Why did Barry Sanders retire early?

Brittany Spears - Cry For Help??

I'm confused and frightened... my neighbor is mowing his lawn.

XM Radio Subscribers...

I have asked to be tromboned

car question about tinted windshields

197 posts to 15,000

I have asked to be stoned.

An email that some one sent me I know it made the rounds for about a year now

Britney shaves head, deep end definitely in sight

I have asked to be decapitated.

I will surely be flamed for this..."Little Miss Sunshine" was awful!

Britney Spears shaves her tattoos and gets head!

I have asked to be duplicated.

Britney Spears shaves her head and gets tattoos!

I am so totally blown away!

WHat is going on here?

Duckling born with four legs

Anybody else having trouble getting into their Yahoo mail? I've been trying for hours and can't get

I have asked to be bludgeoned!

I have asked to be matriculated.

Grey Gardens: Any other DUers seen this film?

bi-baby and i just risked our Lives

***Happy birthday, Barenaked Lady!***

idg, we both have milestones today!

I have asked to be duplicated.

Happy Birthday BarenakedLady!

*AHEM* About "shaving one's pubes"

Are your pubes cold right now?

So, I'm no engineer, nor do I have any credentials for design

I have asked to be deboned

I need more drama!

I'm leaving DU for a While...

SPK is a liar, liar!

I have asked to be boned

(YouTube) Larry the Cable Guy, pre-fake southern accent footage

I am starstruck and broke

Well, it ain't gonna shave itself

The 30 minute time management thread.

My husband cooked tonight's dinner

My poor little dog is up to her ass in snow. (pic)

Will you still need me, will you still feed me, now that I'm 64?

I am starless and broke

Cowardice In The Senate; The Time To Act Is Now

"Girls only want boyfriends who have great skills!"

I'm supposed to be at a play.

"Grease Babies"

*AHEM* About "shaving one's head"

Need help identifying some booze!!!

Anyone here listen to Ray LaMontagne?

Newsflash WHY Britney got her hair cut: off.

Anyone running Windows Vista? How do you like it so far?

If you died alone in your apartment with the t.v. on, would it take a year

100 One Hit Wonders on VH1 right now...

A good day for JAZZ .. listen live

It's a little late for this, but...."No, I won't be your valentine!"

S.O. S.

Man wins $25,000 lottery two days in row!!!!!!!

I am pantsless and broke

I would LOVE to have phone sex with Dave Diomante-boxing announcer

I just baked a batch of brownies!


viking kitties

Captain & Tenille

Enchanted Highway

Update on my grandma: not good news (prayers would be appreciated)

I feel crepey

We should be able to give someone a little donkey, similar to the hearts, if they

"Required" DU reading?

Apparently I am a dork.

*AHEM* About "shaving one's cubes"

I'm craving a hot dog.

I Am Starbucks And A Bloke

Please send this to the lounge. I mistakenly posted this here.

I have NO ice cream ! ! NONE .. and I made

I used to have Sniffa on ignore....

I was wondering earlier today.........

How Many Of You Have Relatives, Friends/Significant Others Who Post On DU?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 2/17/2007)

I'm ready to be flamed, but I dig Britney's new look

What's wrong with America?

Okay, so Ghost Rider was... adequate.

I have asked to be tombstoned

So this is how pretty I am.

I have three hearts to give, tell me a heartwarming story for a heart.

Sorry to be serious for a moment...but I've been thinking about Iran and well..

and ever since then . . .

Call Me Wesley, you're the best co-conspirator | partner | friend ever.

Body Found

I've been sitting here noticing stupid little things

Drafting Guys Over 65

What will happen when I hit 10,000 posts?

Is the movie "Ghostrider" any good?

OMG, a man wrote this!

Your choice for Best Picture

Help distract me with a PIC thread!

Ahhhhh. I bought a new desk chair.

Happy Birthday, MissHoneychild!

What is the strangest thing you’ve never eaten?

Darwin says, "Please don't boil me."

I feel crapy

Britney didn't "shave her head" so stop saying that

This hideous kitchen was found in a home listed at $985,000

Lubbock Police Arrest Chippendales

Music for a Saturday night - laid back and chilled out (Youtube)

I'm 40 years old and I think I have a crush on Justin Timerlake

Hey Nicole! Haruka Has Your Other Slipper!

My Friend Won't Drink Water Out of the Tap

ATTENTION NEW JERSEY DUers: Come see me play in Sea Isle City TONIGHT

What is the strangest thing you’ve ever eaten?

It's official, Upstate New York has the toughest people in the

Body Found in Home a Year After Death

Boy named Sue!!

Happy birthday wishes to......

I just got a new Dyson vacuum cleaner and I'm so thrilled!

I did something tonight I promised myself I would NEVER do again...

Congratulations sam sarrha!! 10,000 posts


Do you have a personal quality/characteristic/habit that embarrasses even you?

Okay, which one of you fuckers didn't get me a heart? Oh, wait. That would be ALL of you.

Thanks for the nice messages last night, guys. The crisis has passed, this time.

So this is how petty I am.

Name a celebrity that you think would be cool as hell to hang out with.

What is your favorite documentary film?

The dog next door is barking AGAIN

Are your feet cold right now?

Would you like to visit Mt Washington?

My misery threshold just breached

I'm on a Country and Western jag. What should I download?

What Do You Do For A Living? Do You Like Your Job?

Hello all...

Does anyone remember the pregnant cat i found and rescued a couple of years ago?

Texas Baptist group tries to block 18 coal power plants

Training event set on ministry to gays

Mandaean religion in danger of extinction

Feb 17--Giordano Bruno--A Day to Remember

At times, Christianity seems ridiculous to me.

FINALLY, SF Prosecutors Get Yale 'gay bashing' Case (3 Marines involved in attack)

Der Gropenfuhrer promises to veto Gay Marriage AGAIN

Northampton, Mass. Church campaigns for gay marriages

One's Out and Another's Down and Out

N.J. will officially recognize same-sex marriages performed outside the state

Nothing is Charlie Weis' fault.

Wolfpack STUNS UNC

Scottie Pippen to make NBA comeback?

MLB changes the rules

More Girls Take Part in High School Wrestling

#1 Florida loses to Vanderbilt

Surprising thread in GD on financial abundance

Okay. I can't stand any more headlines about babies...

FYI: I posted a Law of Attraction thread in GD

Two WWII submarines stories by Jack Woltjen

Soldiers Face Neglect, Frustration At Army's Top Medical Facility

Crafters needing to know whom to craft for and what's needed.

Kerry Says “We Owe Our Brave Men and Women an Honest Debate”

Article slams Kerry and Gore

I have a poll up in GD-P

Lawsuit Over Fake Kerry-Fonda Photo Hits Setback

Article mentioning Kerry positively

NY Times thinks Clinton following in Senator Kerry's footsteps:

Wonderful brief bio of Senator Kerry -mentions Iran-Contra and work on environmental issues

UCSB Student Strike Against the War in Iraq 2007

Rep Tim Ryan from Ohio Call the Repugs on their incompetence

Demand a Change America!

A Fake Quote on the House Floor by a Repug

Paula Zahn - discrimination against atheists part 1

Eyes Wide Open Exhibit-Human Cost of the Iraq War

Women On The Move: Sharon Stone speaks out on Election 2004

Richard Dawkins on Paula Zahn Now

Fox News Kills Monsanto Milk Story

it's the devils handy work...Fossil Factory

Paula Zahn - discrimination against atheists part 2

A Fake Quote on the House Floor by a Repug

The U.S. vs. John Lennon - Movie Trailer

HEADS UP! Terri Hatcher is going to be on Jay Leno!

Something else you may not have known about HPV and cervical cancer.

Gen. Caldwell is asked how's Iran actions in Iraq different to US involvement in Afghanistan in '70s

Anybody know where there is a list of all the repukes that have been convicted

Darius Goes West

The Iraqis never attacked US tanks in open daylight, but now that’s exactly what they’re doing

Controversy Over Whether Tom Vilsak is Really White

I was horrified by the things Walter E. Williams was saying on Rush's show today

Top 2 words used to describe W = "incompetent" and "arrogant"

America's international reputation is in shambles and our economy teeters on the brink of collapse

Russia modernizes its superpowerful Bulava missile to crush USA’s ABM system


The Saturday Masacre - the Dems finally get it.

Angel Stood off to one side

Regime Change in Iran

Hillary and "free trade"?????

ATTRA Funding in Jeopardy - Calls Needed!

Warming to Spread Disease, Hunger in South Asia - WHO

Who would you like to see run as an independent in 2008?

Neocons In The Making - Now They Are Indoctrinating Our Kids

Rice in Iraq

Would Whichever Mod Who Is On Duty In GD Tonight Please PM Me?

Democrats say they'll keep heat on Bush

The Theme Song For Those Who Got Lost

The U.S. (PNAC) plans to take over the Canadian Arctic (Northwest Passage)

Brittany Spears - Cry For Help??

FDA Gets A Load of Scorching Criticism From Lawmakers & Whistleblowers

Delusional Lieberman Predicts Constitutional Crisis...

Speak The Truth

sigh...another poll to DU -Should The Senate Pass The Nonbinding Resolution To Block The surge

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Sat, 2/17... NAIL'EM to the wall

Do you think of yourself more as a citizen of ...

Who else was not crazy about "Real Time" tonight?

Iran Limits Uranium Work to Avoid Provocation, Diplomats Say

Heartwarming story of the 50 State plan at work in a NJ local race. From the ground up.

Federal officials have repeatedly denied torturing Padilla but have not refuted specific claims

Fred Phelps and WBC: All you need is love.

Help on a quote please

How the U.S. military would remove Bush-Cheney

McCain in Chicago, skips 'meaningless' Iraq vote

****OFFICIAL C-SPAN 2, Senate thread*************

Iran: Rebels, police clash near site of explosion

U.S. General in Baghdad Wants Even More Troops

Air Force tests synthetic fuel in N.D.

Dem tactics in the Senate re the War in Iraq

Fast-thinking pilot fools hijacker

GM to buy Chrysler?

just askin'


Russ Feingold on CSPan1 at 8.00am

My time is worth money,

Fresh violence in Kirkuk, but Rice hails the escalation's "good start" during her Iraq visit

You mean I am instantly a “hero’ if…

Documents show new secretive US prison program isolating Muslim, Middle Eastern prisoners

U.S. rejects investigator's Guantanamo visit request

TN proposes to issue death certificates on abortions,

Damn, I wish this couple were still alive and in their prime

Iran arrests bomb suspects, police say U.S. link

Wow! I never realized Alex Jones was portrayed in Waking Life-2 minute rant:

Any little known tax deductions that can be used ?

So I'm watching Lieberman on CSPan now

Mexican court clears extradition of TV bounty hunter Duane 'Dog' Chapman

Concerned Women for America: Hardaway’s Bigotry “Perfectly Natural,” but not helpful

New Ice Cream Flavors

Driver’s License Emerges as Crime-Fighting Tool, but Privacy Advocates Worry

Sorry, but here's a photo of Limbaugh as the President on Fox News' "comedy" show

The Anchorage Trials, 2036 - putting global warming deniers on trial

Thank You for all the Hearts

Iraq reporter's diary

Flagscape puts toll in perspective

Imagine we are back in the 1860s, and imagine if a foreign power intervened in our Civil War.

"Slayer fans rock the House (of Representatives)" ???

Over at Jim Robinson's FreeRepublic...

Portugal (almost) legalizes abortion

Norman Mailer, on the blivet, among all other presidents: "The most ignorant."

In Iraq, Kurdish militia has the run of oil-rich Kirkuk - Kurds were Irans ally during Iran/Iraq war

Holy Bald Britney Spears!

From Jesus' General: More responses to Bill Donahue's crusaders (Language warning)

"Jersey Girls" on LinkTV Today - 4pm Central

Net neutrality bill offered in Maryland

Too late to fly, Too soon to die . . . so please come CAPTION!!

How insipid a Saturday . . . without a CAPTION!!!

More Girls Take Part in High School Wrestling

Message of Islam is not jihad fatwahs

Moving Tim Robbins Essay at Huffington Post: "Our Better Adult"

Very slanted poll being freeped at freerepublic

The Road To Socialism USA, For Peace, Democracy, and Jobs

Envoy the media touted in September as a seasoned US diplomat says Iraq rebuilding plan won't work

Pakistan urges NATO, US to do more against Taliban

Doctor Removes 2 Moles From Bush's Temple

Senate set to vote on Iraq troop surge

one of my regular customers is ex FDNY, and was trapped for 2 days

Hillary Clinton helped free two murderous Black Panthers!!!

Where do I find theCongressional list of votes yesterday ?

US troops kidnap six-year-old girl to force Resistance fighter father to surrender

Moderate Republicans asking why Brownback is courting Social Conservatives

Just when I thought I had heard it all this freeper blows a 10 on the dumb scale

Bush announced new dollar coin to celebrate himself

Doonesbury- Biden bookends “the return of Duke, Lobbyist extraordinaire…”

Does Joe Liebermann remind anyone else of "Droopy Dog"?

upordownvote, upordownvote, upordown vote.

E&P: David Broder Responds to Blogger Greenwald on 'Propping Up' Bush

My own "special comment" on the war (cross-posted from Lounge)

OFFICIAL Senate debate to debate Thread # 2 (cspan 2)

I'm listening to Segolene Royal on

AP - Explosion rocks Texas refinery, injuring 19

Is Free Arab Voice a banned source?

Who Are The Love Birds?

war, famine, plague and pestilence

Link TV needs our help!

***DUzy Awards for week ending February 16, 2007***

War Votes (Iraq>WWII)

If Bush Had Won The War In Iraq, Would We Even Be Having This Conversation?

IRV and Fusion voting (Can we Get this on the Ballot)

Would a phased withdrawal be more dangerous for our troops than just packing up and leaving?

Dysfunctional Government, Dysfunctional Family (Carolyn Baker)

If the "Surge" is so good, when is George P Bush going to Iraq?

Question about Cspan.

About Harry Potter's naked butt pic

Islam challenges Europe view religion is private

Chavez: "An empire of Latin America and the Caribbean will be greater than the empire of Star Wars"


RePUKE front runners are 3- marriage adulterous divorcees. None of the Dems are.

Nuclear Option, anyone?

Are the Bush patriarch's investments on public record anywhere?

Anyone Know What Happened To Riverbend - Baghdad Burning

Prince Harry being deployed to Iraq.

Bald, Tattooed Britney Spears Suffers Mental Breakdown?

Don't bitch, we won. Two wins actually

$1,263,099,500 spent on lobbying the Executive Branch and the Congress

Dion is 'soft on terrorism,' PM contends

Where Your Income Tax REALLY Goes

of NCLB, the achievement gap and the poor

This battalion lost 17 soldiers since it arrived in Iraq in October - 9 of them in the last 11 days

Whats this vote. in laymans terms Thanks

Glen Greenwald Annihilates Gaffney in a Debate

Has anyone even HEARD of Col. Ken Allard??

Fox News comedy show opens with skit set in 2009, with Limbaugh as President and Ann Coulter as Veep

This speech could have been given yesterday....

Is there any hope for this country?

Poll: Bush gains support for Iraq troop increase

For my one thousandth post....

Body Found in Home a Year After Death

Murdoch, Trump missing from list of most prominent donors to charity

Thanks for My Heart, Secret Admirer

Al Gore rules out White House... final, maybe? or is this for real?

Anyone get a Yoda vibe from Senator Byrd?

John McCain: World 'at tipping point over global warming'

Atlanta SOA Protester gets 100 days in Federal Prison

‘Christian’ Pediatrician Turns Away Child Because of Parent’s Tatoos

Tens of thousands stage protest in Italy against US base

Reid is back on the Senate floor - CSpan2

Recipe for a Revolution

Environmental activists protest in Montreal over government inaction on climate change

Car bomb blast kills nine as Rice visits Iraq

If I am Harry Reid, I am changing one word on the bill and making them vote again

Reid on today's Senate vote: "Republican Leadership can run from this debate, but they can’t hide"

It's not enough to just "tell" someone what your wishes are.

"My instinct is to call Al Gore an SOB"

In the Money-CNN.. Discussing diversity in hiring. Who else caught the faux pas?

Send thank yous to the Republicans who get it:

President's Budget Threatens Military Family Healthcare Benefits Cuts

This is what we are dealing with

The Pathology of Hope

The Bush-Cheney Warometer

I am a bit surprized , not one in the house mentioned the rallies

Ex-envoy says Iraq rebuilding plan won't work

Documents show new secretive US prison program isolating Muslim, Middle Eastern prisoner

FBI provocateur organized neo-Nazi rally

Clinton Proposes Legislation to Support the Children of Single Parents who Lose their Lives in Iraq

MSM - Fix your math, please!

What are the most prominent examples of Republicans' use of nonbinding resolutions?

inflation, profiteering and stuff

First Lady's transplant, an apparent success

Clinton Plan to End War: Reject the President's Escalation; Protect U.S. Troops in Iraq; (more)

My Published Op-Ed: Councilors, Vote to Impeach Bush

So I am standing on the sidewalk with a guy from Carlyle Group

The Senate voted not to even TALK about Iraq War.

The co-inventor of the TV remote has died

Analysis: Iraq vote signals new dynamic

Obama Offers Plan to Stop Escalation of Iraq War, Begin Phased Redeployment of Troops

WP, Byron York: Libby jury not allowed to consider question of Plame's covert status

So what's next for the GOP?

Senate Republicans Block Floor Vote on Iraq Resolution (W Post headline)

Here's your chance to kick Bush's ass! a slimeball.

Clinton, Obama vote for Senate 'surge' debate; McCain a no-show

I am so sorry to take up your bandwidth with an unimportant issue such as equal rights

"Perhaps trying to be cute, " Iran claims bombs made in USA

Another Warrior's Life Wasted by that Psychotic Coward.....

OFFICIAL Senate debate to debate Thread #3 (cspan 2)

My email to Rep. Jim Marshall (D-GA) re: his vote for escalation

John Kerry keeps his word again!

Looky at what the NY Post did

BLOGGERFIGHT! Pandagon vs AmericaBlog

Who's the real "meddler" in Iraq? This piece nails it....


Calling Steve Jobs: Help us defuse Planegate!

How About My New Congressman's Speech!!

Has anyone donated to Franken yet?


Indian athletes experience racism on the road

OMG I actually agree with McCain

If the Republicans are so proud of Bush's Iraq policy...

Go ahead , this made my day !

Food Politics and Safety Issues . . . interesting website . . .

Since WWII have there been any wars that have been "won"?

Washington’s Farewell Address Translated into Everyday Speech

7 Republicans voted Yes - vote fails 56-34

Want to hear a crazy person speak? Listen to this "debate" with Frank Gaffney

Big Oil Warns Biofuels Will Not Meet U.S. Energy Needs

French Nazi-Era collaborator Papon dies.

Has anyone gotten used to the flying graphics on tv ?

Hospital Addresses Soldiers' Complaints

Wowzers! Caption contest, anyone?

Instead of whining about NADER as a spoiler, push for Instant Runoff Voting in your state

And the father of Anna Nicole's baby is...Stephen Colbert

Chicago Tribune sues Fox News over 'Red Eye'

Hillary Clinton urges troop withdrawal to begin in 90 days

Sample headlines: "Senate GOP Foils Debate on Iraq Surge"

Senator Byrd Is In Line For Presidency After Pelosi

CNN is postively ORGASMIC

Iraq/Homeland Security

Trial Lawyers and the Democratic Party

US 'dumped' report into UK troops' crash ordeal (The Observer)

The Real Treason:Our maimed soldiers

The higher power of lucky

Who Will Protect and Defend Our Military From the Bush Administration?

The right wing fundies sure love to hate Hillary...

Is Pelosi The Most Left-Wing Speaker the US has ever had?

Duck and Cover Iraq style

Must see TV.

They like me, they like me!

Is it hypocritical to point out that Rudy was married to his 2d cousin

Cowardice In The Senate; The Time To Act Is Now

Watch Hillary's new video statement on Iraq

Recess Actions Target GOP Senators Who Blocked or Skipped Iraq Vote

Plan seen behind downings of U.S. copters: report

Did you know Hugo Chavez won Time's online person of the year award?

Regarding my Valentine's heart

Mountains of homes still listed for sale

Just one hour left! Your last chance to

The troops morale IS being affected by Congressional Resolutions

Clinton Gives War Critics New Answer on ’02 Vote

Washington State House Passes Shield Law

C-SPAN1, Television Journalism-Brian Williams (NBC)-American Perspectives

Thanks for the Heart! I'm sure there's another place to say this but I can't find it.

Sen. Chuck Schumer VS. Newt Gingrich on CSPAN2 now! 10pm

NASA launching "Themis" mission in 5 minutes

18,000 Unaborted Kids Die Painfully From Hunger Each Day

NY Post': Those Who Oppose 'Surge' in Congress Are Guilty of 'Treason'

Iraq and Homeland Security (by Gary Hart)

Jonesing for progressive radio? I present George Galloway

Thank You To Whoever Sent Me the Heart

I would like to say "thank you" to my secret admirer, for my valentine heart

CNN Headline News is positively dreadful.

NEWS of the TIMES: Crisis in Africa! (Tom the Dancinig Bug 'TOON)

It's too quiet out there in our Liberal Media Sites & MSM news ....

They're Voting For Cloture Right Now - 1:46 EST nt

If Someone Looked At You Right Now With Big Blue Eyes and

The US vs John Lennon

S.O. S.

The economy would dramatically change if Google picked up Haiku and made it the GoogleOS.

Man wins $25,000 lottery two days in row!!!!!!!

W's imaginary friend (Non Sequitur 'TOON)

My Friend Won't Drink Water Out of the Tap

Operation Occupation: Rep. Adam Schiff

FNC To Host Democratic Presidential Debate

I'll give you a genuine American Nickel

Frank Rich: Oh What a Malleable War

Robert Parry has a new, and lengthy, article on Reverend Moon

Power Restored For Hurricane Victim After 15 Years

Coalition chopper crashes in Afghanistan

Edwards: Suspend negotiations for free trade agreement with S. Korea (biggest since NAFTA)

Turning The Tables ....Again!

"The King of Hearts" perhaps the best anti-war film ever is on PBS tonight.

*** Saturday TOONs: Iraq/Iran, Candidates ***

So Tell People Right Here How you Really Feel

History of Al Qaeda on cspan now

What should the 2008 Democratic Platform Look Like? No Candidates-Just Ideas.

Report Kuwait sending Depleted Uranium back to U.S.

WaPo: Soldiers Face Neglect, Frustration At Army's Top Medical Facility

Help please with details of new minimum wage law?

UFW feeds farm workers (rock on UFW)

Water Wars

Tobacco enlisted to make vaccine (GARDASIL)

Around DU in 80 minutes

Sunday Talk Shows

Vote in the Rapid City Journal poll re: Iraq Surge Resolution.

Connecticut Registered Voters - RECALL LIEberman

Stallone Detained At Sydney Airport

Who will be the First WOMAN President?

How do the Iraqi people refer to this "war"?

The Irony of the Republican Presidential Primary.....

bush being advised to bypass Congress, rule by exec. order

Malkin: “I’m skeptical of anything w/ ‘Bill of Rights’ attached to it”

Talk About A Prima Dona!

"Compassionate" Bush will reduce the deficit on the backs of the disabled

Jackasses met during anti-war protests

Besides sour grapes at being in the minority, what is the benefit to rethugs

WOW...Murtha to Introduce Legislation to FORCE TROOPS HOME!!

What war? Relaxed and chatty Laura Bush pads through WH.....

Farmer’s love the free market…. except for the market they are in.

The Impeachment of Bush & Cheney, And Other Historical Lost Causes

Has CNN ever been good?

Fred Phelps assholes going to funeral of two young boys who drowned on icy pond.

Feburary Photo Contest, Group One

A Valentine to Future Generations: $8,738,700,362,432.03 - The National Debt, to the Penny, 2/15/07

Hershey Chocolate cutting 11% workforce, moving operations to Mexico

The Mystery Man in Scooter Libby Trial

why do minority equality issues get a fraction of the attention on DU as Iraq?

Obama admired in Europe, Asia and Africa

Soldiers Face Neglect, Frustration At Army's Top Medical Facility

Duke Cunningham/Wilkes/Shirlington: More Republican Limo Service Users Indicted

*Alert!* Chalmers Johnson on BookTV Sunday at 3 PM ET

Apple CEO lambasts teacher unions

Freepers are about to lose it over Bank of America giving credit cards

Republicans Vote To Continue Their Slow Bleed Of Our Troops In Iraq

Looking for a job? Raleigh/Cary tops Forbes list of best places

XM 167 - Air America Radio.....

The more money I give, the more comes rolling back to me.....

Damn good one to pass on: 'Mystery: How Wealth Creates Poverty in the World'.

The new dollar coin presidential series means that Richard Nixon

The Gay/Straight Divide

Colbert Blasts Steve Doocy for Trying to Steal Helen Thomas’ Seat

Nader considers '08 run for president

Six war protesters arrested at Chapel Hill office of Rep. David Price (D) NC

Let's Flex Our Non-Consumer Muscles

US News &WR has the 10 worst presidents...

Christian Leaders Commit to Tackling Poverty | CCT-USA Statement on Poverty

Let's chat about stereotypes - what are some you may have, and where do they come from?

Seed companies want to ban farm-saved seed

"At the morgue" -- from the McClatchy Baghdad Bureau "Inside Iraq" blog


DUers with satellite or cable: LINKTv is running 9/11 Press for Truth

Jesus' General weighs in on the jealous meltdown of Mrs. Big Ed Schultz-Lieberman

Teacher facing jail time for being victim of porn pop-ups on malware-infected computer

Sen. Clinton Calls For Pull Out of Iraq to Begin Within 90 Days (can this be true?)

just emailed a RW person I know on the 2nd amendment (re: Gonzalez and habeus corpus)

Quintessential Murdoch: Bimbos & vile propahanda. In that order. (pic)

So I was talking to an airline pilot at JFK the other day.

The Authoritarians

Anna Nicole Bush

Republican donor charged with attempting to fund TERROR

Airline Passenger "BILL OF RIGHTS" to be Introduced by Senator Boxer!

Chief Illiniwek mascot dropped

Jim Wallis: The Religious Right's Era Is Over

Our faithful family companion,

Is socialism/communism still relevant?

Up to 51 for the month

Anti-war, pro-peace and the Law of Attraction

NM Senate Rules Committee Passes Impeachment Resolution

Video: BBC Looks for Savages in the Southern USA

Senator Byrd should retire

Iran: a Chronology of Disinformation

February Photo Contest, Group One

February Photo Contest, Group Two

Cheney to Face `Unpopular' War in Japan, Australia (Update1)

Kerry Says “We Owe Our Brave Men and Women an Honest Debate”

Does anyone else find this extremely disturbing?

Too bad we live in the only fascist state

Leftists ..... UNITE!

Nevada's Hispanics could add twist to '08 politics

Gore rules out bid for White House

Obama will soon make the case that he'll be as strong on Israel as anyone

Young Voters Find Voice on Facebook

Democrats Signal a Wider Battle Lasting the Rest of President's Term

Russ Feingold - C-Span1 - a "real-time" transcript

McCain faces fight from own voters

gotcha for Bushbots you meet

The death was the first reported among U.S. forces since Wednesday when five soldiers were killed

Honest Leadership and Accountability in Contracting Act of 2006

Does anyone know if the Senate vote today will be covered on CSPAN

Thank you

Republicans Likely To Block Senate Rebuke Of Bush Troop Plan

12:00 PM EST cspan 2 Senate vote starts

Healthcare in New Mexico?

So it was Matalin who thought of declassifying Niger debriefing

GOP War Candidate McCain To Skip Iraq Vote

Queen of Mean Attacks Obama and Edwards

35 percent — now favor the increase. UP 9 pts since Jan. I do think think

Virginia Democratic Party Chairman endorses Edwards

"They do not want to debate" - Sen. Reid email re: today's Senate (in)action

America's mayor is actually America's diva

Have you Signed The Petition From Harry Reid?

The Rethug senators are Pounding the Stake in, and they Know It.

Ha ha, Freepers going ballistic

Hey Clarkies: Nice to be supporting a WORLD leader...Wesley Clark

Next for Congressional Dems: deauthorize IWR '02?

The NRSC Pledge

What the hell were Americans thinking? Chart of Bush's approval ratings

Fat Little Brother Jeb steers advisors toward Der Mittenfuhrer

Gore Out Of Presidential Race = (

Fox News Channel To Host Nevada Dem Debate On Aug. 14 (Three Months Before CNN)

Obama: U.S. Ready for Black President (AP)

Do the republicans have a death wish for 08 by supporting flip flop Romney

Iraq will remain unstable unless something very different is tried

Watching Hillary Clinton in the wind.

Two Moles removed from the Whitehouse...

Mods, please move to General Disscusion

O’Reilly Celebrated Analyst Who Falsely Claimed He ‘Severed Ties’ With NBC

To all Political Advisers here at DU....

I wish I could attend this event!

Is cutting off funds for the Iraq War equivalent to Not supporting the troops? (by candidate)

Obama phenomenon around the world!

What about a specific forum for locked threads that are controversial but worthy of further

Really Lame.

Ex-envoy says Iraq rebuilding plan won't work

Great Post By Bill Maher

Border Guards should be pardoned..... (Part 3)

Obama to Haaretz: U.S. must help protect Israel

NYT: Antiwar Anger at ’02 Iraq Vote Follows Clinton (Yesterday: "There are others to choose from.")

DU help please: Anybody have the record of votes from the senate today?

Rosen claimed he "stumbled" in calling Obama "Osama" three times during broadcast

This is way old news but... I had no idea that Clark trounced Huckabee in an AR poll

This Republican cesspool in the Senate supports the troops?

Clinton urges start of Iraq pullout in 90 days (Reuters)

Found: Clinton's deadline

Is it common knowledge

Of Rivers, Creeks, and a Lack of Paddles ...

US News and World Report: 10 Worst President (Latest tally)

Slate: Obama's South Carolina Debut - Feeling the love in Columbia.

Cowardice In The Senate; The Time To Act Is Now

Challenge GOP "surge" obstructionism on pure merit

Canadian boy caught in Texas detention DKos posted today

The real Rudy

Clinton urges start of Iraq pullout in 90 days

What I want to know is: Where was Pelosi "celebrating" and "all smiles"...

CNN - Lou Dobbs RE: Border Agents that are in prison...

A piece from the Huffington Post on the Clintons... or is it from Ann Coulter?

The media says the top three Dem candidates are:

My email to Madam Speaker

Worst President Ever?

Bill Clinton is raising funds, and enlisting black support, for Hillary

Clinton Gives War Critics New Answer on ’02 Vote

Obama's telephone fundraiser says "We're a christian Nation... Weren't The Founders christians?"

Left-wing fanatics are as dangerous to this country as right-wing fanatics

Border Guards should be pardoned..... (Part 2)

The Revolution will not be Televised

NADER to the rescue! of Republicans

Photos of Dennis Kucinich today in Westport CT

Why Clinton's Not Sorry: Maintaining (Imperialistic?) Power for Executive Branch

Watch Hillary's new video statement on Iraq

America's View Of GOP Crumbles With Iraq

White House Advisers Searching for Ways to ‘Bypass Congress Altogether’

Has John Edwards ever worked a pro bono case?