Democratic Underground

Archives: February 3, 2007

John Pilger: Iran: The War Begins -- Must read.

The 4th Branch:In Washington, Contractors Take on Biggest Role Ever

36 Indicators that Your Empire Is Falling Apart-

When is a Democrat NOT a Democrat? When She's Hillary Clinton!

Deal with warming, don't debate it, scientists warn

Maureen Dowd: No Way Out

The Hellish Vision of Life on a Hotter Planet

Molly Ivins criticized in Chicago Trib LTTE, and my response

President's signing statements examined


War on Iran: Stop Bush Before He Starts by Robert Parry

The Edge of the Abyss

National Journal .... Surging Doubts

(HuffPo) "Is America Ready for a Woman President?" Go to Hell!

Bremer Eager to Defend Record Overseeing Iraq

What a way to go: Panic at No 10, paranoia at the Yard

Honours ‘cover-up’ meeting revealed

Why won't the US tell us how Matty died?

Will Healthcare Timidity Trip Up Hillary Clinton? By Jeff Cohen

Middle East: An end to US primacy? (BBC)

Is Bush Violating the Law? By Dan Froomkin

Greed holding music hostage

US Economic War Costs Cuba 86 Billion Dollars

Impeach, Impeach, Impeach By Cenk Uygur

The Cheney Trial, Within The Libby Trial By Brent Budowsky

Laura Flanders: The Next War Has Already Begun (The Nation)

Pentagon Big Winner in Bush Budget Plan

Lawmakers move to restrain Bush on Iran/

Blair's Watergate?

Shoot First, Ask Later By Jayne Lyn Stahl

Where Congress Can Draw the Line

Senator Feingold's Sin


Shiite-Sunni conflict rises in Pakistan- CS Monitor

Pilgrims massacred in the 'battle' of Najaf

Truthout: Bush Backers Offer Payoffs to Undercut Global Warming

'Are the Children to Receive the Arms Race from Us as a Necessary Inheritance?'

Bush says he welcomes Iraq debate

Iraq War Spawns Growing Refugee Problem

Neocons Trash George Soros in Attempt to Distract from Their Complicity ... by Steve Clemons for HP

John Nichols: Compromising Compromises the Senate (The Nation)

U.S. executions under renewed scrutiny

Robert Fisk: Please spare me the word 'terrorist'

“climate refugees”

How To End The War (Russ Feingold)

Is Energo-Fascism in Your Future?

Should America follow the linkage theory?

Turning black coal green (PopSci/CNN) {activate skepticism mode NOW}

Official: Arizona 'ignoring' its solar power potential

Jag runs on apples

Livestock’s long shadow / Environmental issues and options

Vestas goes public with plan (for CO wind turbine blade plant)

First Green Car Dealership Opens (yeah Texas!)

Matt Simmons says we've passed peak oil.

Gold rush tears up a patch of the Amazon

Eco-millionaire's land grab prompts fury

Ecuador probes oil companies over pollution

White House downplays proposals on global warming

TEP part of utilities group eyeing major solar plant (250 MW: AZ or NV ?)

Sharp Expands Solar European Module Production Capacity to 220 MW (per year)

South San Joaquin Irrigation District plans solar power farm (2 MW)

50-State VW Jetta TDI for 2008

2007 Nissan Altima Hybrid

Designing Sustainable Mobility Summit

46 Nations Call for Tougher U.N. Environment Role

Bolivian protesters shut down pipeline

Hundreds take part in joint Israeli-Palestinian olive-planting

Gaza universities in flames

Project Censored: WTO funds Israel/Palestine Wall (cheap labor)

Muslim leader Ahmed Abu Laban dies at 60

Iran cancels screening of Israeli film

Iranian nuclear scientist ‘assassinated by Mossad’

There Is No New Anti-Semitism-- Rabbi Lerner

Israel's Kafkaesque "Matrix of Control"...

NYCOSH changes law to allow rescue workers to file

Must See Video With Well Documented Mainstream Media Proof that Bush Planned and Executed 9/11


Gatekeeper Chimp? - Say it isn't true...

Testing for explosives at WTC

New Site....

Willie Brown...

Great video on the collapse of the towers

Top 40 Reasons...

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007

AP: Kenya holding 2 Americans as suspects (Somalia)

Apple's iTunes hits a sour note in Europe

AP Northern Fur Seal Pup Estimates Decline (by 9%)

Hunger strike hits 71 days ("Guantanamo North")

Gaza universities in flames

Gov't: Ecuadorean Congress will remain

Peru's Amazon oil deals denounced

U.S. Defense Minister says U.S. not planning on attacking Iran

AP: Another U.S. Helicopter Lost In Iraq

U.S., Brazil to launch ethanol offensive in Latin America

U.S. electronics, steel makers to gain in trade issue (U.S. case on China)

Viacom orders Google to pull YouTube clips

Bolivian protesters shut down pipeline

Reuters: Car bombs and clashes hit northern Iraq

U.S. to support up to 10,000 extra Abbas troops

AP: VA Hard Drive With Personal Data Missing

At least 38 killed in Baghdad blast

Emergency measures put in place (UK bird flu)

AP: (Sistani) Shiite Top Cleric Calls for Unity among Muslims

House Democratic Whip Touts Diversity (radio address)

Ohio is keeping its touch screens

Senator Clinton won't rule out use of force with 'pro-terrorist' Iran

US Economic War Costs Cuba 86 Billion Dollars

Sneaky Costa Rican Free Trade Agreement Uncovered.

Looters still ransacking Afghanistan's treasures, experts warn

(NYT) Iran Installs Equipment for Large-Scale Uranium Enrichment

WP,pg1: In Virginia House of Delegates, 'Profound Regret' on Slavery

Military tries to set up soldier who spoke out against Haditha massacre

Senators: Feds lag in cleaning up toxic waste sites

Bush woos House Democrats at retreat

UN delivers definitive warning on dangers of climate change

U.S. can't prove Iran link to Iraq strife

Bush changes global warming talk, but not action

AP: Two U.S. soldiers killed in fighting in Anbar province, military says

Life harsher in new Gantanamo unit

Suicide bomber kills 102 in Baghdad

Reuters: Debate on Iraq healthy, Bush tells House Democrats at Williamsburg Conference

Funeral held for Clinton's stepfather

Bush says budget will limit non-defense spending

California to start forcing inmates to transfer out of state

Chinese Official Publishes Rebuke of Bush

Romney Says Sen. Clinton 'Timid' on Iran

AP: Shift Sought for New Orleans Levee Funds

Venezuela's Chavez Sets Oil Fields Takeover for May; Says Bush Should Resign

Libby: Don't release grand jury tapes (to public)

It takes a new law to change a lightbulb

Under-18s were deployed to Iraq (BBC) {UK troops}

Tests show bird flu is H5N1 virus (England)

(NJ) Muslim (corrections) officer says faith got him fired

White House says Iraq bombing an "atrocity" (135 dead so far)

NYT: With Rumsfeld Gone, Critics of War Look to Rice

Bush: Medicare, Social Sec. must change

Louima liar set free

NYT/AP: Biden Tells Democrats at DNC Meeting He Regrets Obama Remark

Former Military Chiefs Urge Talks With Iran

Japan's FM calls US operation in Iraq 'naive'

NYT: McCain’s Advisers Once Made Ads That Drew His Ire

The Politico: Gore to testify at Congressional hearing on climate change

Bush offers Democrats olive branch on Iraq war

In Washington, Contractors Take on Biggest Role Ever

Bush puts 'ic' back in 'Democrat Party'

Brazilian President: We must never accept denial of the Holocaust

PETA workers cleared of animal cruelty

Kucinich looks for boost in Maine

Iran invites visitors inside nuclear fuel plant/ LA Times

'Ten files of evidence' submitted in cash for honours inquiry (Tony Blair scandal)

Venezuela plans to buy Russian missiles

Obama draws large crowd at college rally

Endangered whooping cranes killed in Florida storms

Bush: War Is “Sapping Our Soul”

NYT: Sunni-Shiite Split in U.S. Is Widened by Iraq’s Shadow

(Reuters) N.Korea seeks oil in return for halting reactor: media

China media downplays UN climate change report

Cuban Doctors Awaiting US Response

NYT: Bush’s Medicare Budget Would Raise Premiums

Ortega: No to missile destruction

Mercenaries are second largest force in Iraq: UN official

Jurassic park: Dawn of Extinction (Jurassic park 4) script

Hey! Where did GD go?

self delete

Drinks are on me!

It is getting close, only 10 more post from 5000.

So... whose panties are down?

Donn't touch my bags if you please, Mr Customs man.

Why cats rule?

I'm tired & bored, but I don't want to sleep...

This place is dead as a door-nail. Where are all of the beautiful people?...

It's 2 degrees here in Sheboygan, anybody colder?

I like Microsoft Office 2007, it's fun


it is really windy here tonight

HaHa.. Some idiot just stole my bike.

Who here shot a man in Reno just to watch him die...

uhhhhhhh. . .ask Dr. Science. . .he actually has a master degree in Science . . .LOL

kitty picture--it`s sooo cute....

Husker Du - Live at Trenton City Gardens 25/03/84 - PART 1

Square One Organic Vodka

I just felt the need to remind people that Al Gore is in Apple's Board of Directors.

Whose pansies are down?

I ordered this today. It's for Richard.

Why Squirrels rule ! (with pictures!)

Dick Butkis highlights

Leatherface Loves Husker Du

Why Dogs Rule!

Have you tried the new strawberry meth?

So... who's partying down?

SF/Fantasy fans: Your opinion (re: Darth Vader's "redemption")

Guess I'll be catching the super bowl after all.

This has got to be the ultimate, surreal, scenic photograph, hasn't it?.

Primary held today, these the only choices: Your vote? (why not in GD? here's why)

Sept. 25, 1987 -- U2 performed the best show I have ever seen.

Oh man. I just found an old boyfriend on myspace...

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective is one right now.

I had my stress test today

Need Advice!!! I just got a job offer in Puerto Rico...

Yolo County (Calif.) Clerk to give 'certificates of inequality' to gay couples


I'm having a Panic Attack!! Ask Me Anything

Coltrane on the air, and you can listen online.

I like Microsoft Vista, it's fun

Fans of NBC's Thursday night lineup? "That's what she said!"

"Scrubs" marathon on Comedy Central starting right now

Get your red hot BLIZZARD food right here!

While watching reruns of the original Star Trek, William

Saturday, February 3. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

Here's the rule, kitty cat...

Great cheap wines?

Sarah Silverman: Freak or Comedic Genius?

Am I the only one who finds the commercial

Okay, DU, I need some advice.

1/2 inch of snow and sleet last night and my plow guy came

ok, I'm heading out to the store .. send the huskies

I am never leaving the house again...

Hey...what did I miss while I've been gone?

Opening song from "The Time is NOW"?

It's the eczema appreciation thread!!!

I have care about you guys.

Bear with me my frieds.

People are looking over my shuloder.

UFO abducts New Mexico man in broad daylight

‘Chewbacca’ arrested for head-butting in Calif.

1959 Mike Wallace Interview with Ayn Rand

How cold is it where you live?

Now here's an article that hurts. Arcades are going out of business.

Is myspace working for anyone else?

Speaking of jazz: The most timeless lyrics I've ever seen, from 40 years or so ago:

Exercise sucks, and not in a good way.

Want to blow some bubbles?

if anyone remembers me posting about my new neighbor two summers ago,

I'm being thrown out of bed

Martin Scorsese directs Mel Gibson in "Schindler's List" (

I love you.

I've only been home 6 hours and...

It's -7, windchill -24 out and I have a desire to go out and buy ICE CREAM?!?!

I'm baaa-aaaack! Computer trouble solved. Ask me anything.

Would a Counselor say this?

Matcom missed the best news article of the year...

Why is "Planet of the Apes" on the History Channel?

"Mama, do people grow from spores?" "No." "Why not?"

Send it my way lounge

I saw the sweetest dog today

Somebody dumped a dog on my street today.

In honor of Stalin .......... Restricted Association Thread!

I hate shopping cart THIEVES!!!!!!!

Oh goody, naked weight lifting! Sign me the fuck up!

I'm going to venture out in the cold. Pray for me!!

Really deceptive web site.

Cat people, please help. Two feral males hanging around...

Kids in the Hall "Brain Candy" on HBO Zone

My Laptop Compooter

Do you now read, or have you ever read, comic books?

National day of rejoicing declared - Michael Irvin elected to the Hall of Fame

Have any of you ever used Maderma. The scar minimizing cream?

Need parenting advice! Please help, DU!

Ewwwww! I have to look at Manning's picture every time I pick up the TV listings

Finally saw the movie "Sin City" Wow, what a wild movie

It was minus 50 celsius here.........

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 2/3/2007)

Robert Allen Zimmerman: Freak or Musical Poetic Genius?

What celebrity do people say you smell like?

To Honor Molly's Call: Best Bumper Stickers?

MySpace question (no I am not a stalker).

The shrimp are running!!!

Who here eats Bush's Chile?

If they make a movie of the "If they make a movie of" threads, who should play post #5?

It's 10 below, and I'm grilling a New York Strip

Holy crap I just registered for a marathon!

The highest temp today in Madison WI is 1 degree Fahrenheit

OMG!!! Obama is a DRUG ADDICT!!!11

Tin Foil Hat. My computer and DU.

Happy birthday babylonsister!

I'm having an excellent day and I don't know why. Brain tumor?

This is my theme song right now.

Dear Gawd someone stop me....I'm addicted to MySpace

Border and surge problems solved by dad

I've decided for my next GF I'm settling for nothing less than Neko Case

Two years ago today, this very day, almost this hour.........

I just reached 5000th posts so the drinks are on me.

Who else isn't going to wash the StupidToiletBowl tomorrow?

Disclaimer: I really liked Dean in 2004, but, this is hilarious...

"Ten Minutes Ago I Saw You.." I just bought Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella!

Do You Miss The Block Function?

It's -5 F and windy... and the drive-in is open- that's a little crazy

BLIZZARD!!! (Pics and Dial-Up Warning)

Who else is going to be watching the Puppy Bowl tomorrow?

It occurs to me that we're all potential characters for someone's novel.

Miss Betty Butterfield on "The Methodists"

Thoughts On Psychic Phenemon

Best movie about a prison or prisoners

I'm weird, I guess.

"Mama, I want a mocha! Mama, I want a mocha! I'm hooked!"

OMG.... stupidest pro-gun argument ever:

LOL-- "The Mormon Rap"

Reyd Reid Reed's granddaughter is not doing well

Anyone here named after family members .

OK, me and hubby just drove 15 miles in a blizzard!

Joan_Alpern ...Anyone seen her lately?

Who else isn't going to watch the StupidBowl tomorrow?

"The Last Action hero"

What celebrity do people say you look like?

When they make a movie of the Plame affair, who should play her? Who should play Joe Wilson?

Joan Armatrading.

I'm not here to start no trouble...

Winter weather advisory, sub-zero temps forecast - ask me anything

Mata Ortiz pottery!

So, My Ancestors Were "Hillbillies" (Pics)

I just watched "Running With Scissors"

Richard, July 20, 1994 - February 3, 2007

If someone gave you $35,000 dollars to spend only on music CDs, what would you get first?

Hey.. I'm bored so why not start a picture thread??? :o)

How fast is your internet?

What happened at Gobbler's Knob?

Two years ago today, this very day, almost this hour.........

I work for someone who is seriously unstable! (Long tirade, sorry)

Interesting liberal Muslim writer

bryant69's secular poll thread borked?

NFL UPDATE: "Damn the NFL We Will Show Football In Church!!!''

"I thought that was metaphorical"

Tape Teacher’s Religious Rant In Class = Ban On Student Taping

Is this "The Final Word" ?

Some People Refuse to Acknowledge the Obvious

"Aqua Teen Hunger Force," causes the Boston Celtics to lose their 14th consecutive game.

Art Monk

Hall of fame/ Michael Irvin

Colts 34---- Bears 10

The Stars This Week: "Break Out of Old Patterns" - Feb. 5 - Feb. 11, 2007

Boston-Area VA Hospital Consolidation Proposals Under Fire

AP article being honest about Kerry (incredible)

Am I off-base? Do you think this is 'sexist crap'?

An old ONION satire that reminds me of GDP sometimes . . .

Cool video:

Warner to Filibuster own Resolution !? (Iraq)

Another thought provoking blogpost

Good question

You guys all read the report on the 1996 Pres election and Money

It wasn't the "joke" - let's get it right!

Obama Speech at the DNC

A follow up to wisteria's post

Now what's this - McAuliffe wouldn't fight the Swiftliars??

How about a big dose of truth for a Saturday morning?

This confirms that McCain has sold out and is a phony.

C-SPAN Schedule Alert: Kerry at Davos at 2:43 pm today

Anyone read McAuliffe's piece of shit book yet? I heard he never mentions Shrum at all.

Set A Deadline wristband idea.

Condi grilled

Feingold tells it like it is

Keith Olbermann - Mary Cheney (sshhh she's a lesbian)

Keith O on Colbert vs OReilly

Dedication to Bush in his flight suit - comedy

Dodd, Obama, Clark, Edwards, Kucinich, Clinton (brief DNC clips)

Rich Mans War by Steve Earle

vietnam war protest tribute

Realtime - Barney Frank and Sir Ian McKellen dicuss the politics of gas

OBAMA: Calls on Students to "Bend the Arc of History"

Bush's plans for war with Iran...

PBS-Newshour - In Memoriam: Molly Ivins Tribute Essay- Feb. 1, 2007

Abraham Martin & John

Nancy Pelosi - No impeachment

targeted mosque - arab arap cami mosque iraq war crime islam muslim terror...

Bill Maher on Jesus Camp...

US Army Lt. Stands Up Against Illegal War In Iraq...

Remembering Molly Ivins

Have I Got News For You on the midterms and Rumsfeld's depature

Trial of the Century Mystery

DU Primary Straw Poll

"Surge" or "Involuntary" Military Conscription: Neo-Conservative Architects of Military Escalation..

Mike Webb explaining his arrest and trial NOW -- streaming

Should Dem leadership pursue ending the war immediately buy refusing to fund it?

My Iranian hairdresser/Iran/USA

Now that Robert gates is in control we have him,cheney,bush

Charles "Cully" Stimson of the "Law firms who represent Gitmo detainees...

This needs to be a long war because it takes a long time to extract all that oil

Here's an oldie but a goodie....SNOW and company go "commando"

President Icehead: "No money for Social Security!!" But keep spend, spend, spending on Iraq!

An intellectual exercise.

Pardon Me While I Barf > NYT: Levin Noms Limbozo For Nobel Prize

"Seven meters... that's like 20 feet?...The surfers will love it"

Repeat of the DNC meeting on CSpan 1

OK. Who Freaked when DU went down?...Check in....

Binary poll: Mooninites

Apple's iTunes hits a sour note in Europe

NYT: Simpson Transcript Describes Murder (Alternate universe report)

WJ this morning - Hillary's statement

If Bush does another "pre-emptive" attack, should Congress impeach?

Consumer confidence is up?

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Satuday 2/3 -- half-glass

Marvin Bush again

U.S. aggression against Iran has always been about one thing: OIL

CDC's Response to Possible Flu Pandemic

Tom the Dancing Bug (TOON)...Nate the Neoconservative...

With all due respect Congressman Conyers, there is time... A current impeachment timeline....


Officer claims that his complaining about being ridiculed & harassed due to being a Muslim

Barack really needs to get out there and tell everyone he didn't

Should Iraq War be "off-budget"?

It's 'buggy' here tonight in DU, ain't it?

BUSH: 'I Like LOW Expectations'

If Congress cuts off funding yet the pResident insists upon keeping the war going

Scott Ritter is on This Is Hell

Libby trial not the first time for Miller and Fitzgerald - Jury Acquits Two Men of Hamas Conspiracy

Updated - CNN wire: Dozens killed in suicide truck bomb in Baghdad (55 dead)

CNN will show Bush Speech to House Dems "shortly" posted 10:17 est.

Landlord leaves 15 homeless, including woman about to give birth

Shrub: 'I like to be around people who keep expectations low"

exxonmobil's profits in perspective:

DNC Winter Meeting starting on cspan now:

Afghan district “under Taleban control”: ministry

It's the Nancy and Chimpy show on C-SPAN now.

Republicans Plan to Block Iraq Debate

There will be no fillibuster on Iraq Resolution

"I'm not a nosy neighbor. I guess I should have been, but I was not."

Former janitor ordered to repay $78,000 for discs from trash

"Why is he (Bush) coming" to their retreat, Hoyer said.

Bush Commits Additional Troop To Afghanistan

This STILL infuriates me:

FILIBUSTER!!!. You've got to be kidding....

Why anti-immigration conservatives fell flat in 2006

Hey! The Onion has started running right wing political cartoons!

Discrimination in the workplace on the rise

Are there prisoners helping with the clean up in Florida...

When does chimp go on his fake care and concern tour of FL

Baghdad bombing now at 102.....Stand by it's up to 120 now!

'save it for the Repuglicans"==the attaching of each other--says Richardson

What should we call last week's terror scare in Boston?

Let's discuss: Republicans' current willingness to filibuster, as a minority, vs. Democrats'

"The Left is the New Racist Right!"- care to comment?

It's Saturday Morning and no Molly Irvin's Column - Sigh.

Taxpayer-Funded Polls in Iran

We fumbled leadership in electronics and automotive: Will we lose in the stem cell race?

Dick B. Cheney = D.B. Cooper? DBC = DBC?

Senate Chaplain withdraws from Dominionist Seminar

Bush on c-span now with Pelosi... did Laura get the nickname "pickles?"

Calendar of Events - 2006 (Lists each history month, national days, Cesar Chavez Day, etc)

Do impeachments occur in fascist countries?

Court rules in favor of cursing man

Damn, I was really hoping to be able to vote for a Dem in 2008.

F%#$n Warner to Filibuster own F&*$% Resolution !

150 Scientists pressured to hide the truth re: Global Warming, grounds for Impeachment?

Molly Ivins' 1998 Appearance On C-span Being Rebroadcast Now:1:00 PM, EST.

Hey Lookie Here! Look at all the Good Stuff the "Liberal Media" isn't telling you about Iraq!

Does anyone have any republicons stations in your area that feature...

Is Richard Mellon Scaife of sound mind?

I'm extremely distraught over the death of Barbaro, that brave li'l race horse

Bush to Democrats at retreat: "I took a lot of time thinking (about Iraq)"

Gov. Crist calls for meeting on loopholes in concealed weapons law

Congress to renew FDA tobacco authority fight (Reuters)

MSGOP: Dumb brunette complaining about Dems spending > 7min. on speeches.

Three Soldiers Killed in Iraq, Huge Bombings in Baghdad and Kirkuk...

Global warming is bunk, real cold outside here.....

From Iraqi mountains, Kurds train for battle with Iran

Bottom line, and the root of the problem

The next time Congress or * says they want another "bipartisan commission,"

Law & Disorder / NBC spreads Parkinsons Lie

Anyone else having problems with the Internets today?

Calling all South Floridians who are pissed how off the Cuban rightwingers clamp down on free speech

Idiot Son slanders Democrats. ("You share the same sense of patriotism I do")

Mike Gravel on MSNBC now n/t

Publicans really are STOOpid. Two choices, stay forever or "precipitous" withdrawal. They lack

"I appreciate you inviting the head of the 'Republic' party," Bush said to laughter.

Help in countering Freeper bullshit ...

Community remembers fallen officer (Collateral Damage in the right-wing war against gays)

NY Times article implies Iran installing centrifuges for uranium enrichment.

World Warns Bush! Back OFF IRAN! Scarborough, and Buchanan Agree!

No more! No more! No more!

Choose the next president here! Criteria: only good-looking, tall, light skinned

Senate Climate Change Hearing (video link)

Repukes to capture "Al-Qaeda #2" at halftime tomorrow

Condi picks the Colts to win the Super Bowl

Distort D'Newsa will appear on CSPAN 2 Feb 4 at noon.

Can you imagine if a car bomb killed over 121 people in NYC today?

121 dead in Baghdad and CNN thinks the question of the day

Feed the homeless and go to jail. What a model of Christianity this country is becoming

Help Save Boston! Please help me destroy these Mooninites!

Dumbya's approval among DFL voters is 8%!

Anyone else find this extremely disturbing ?

FEMA director: 'You have a Governor who understands emergency management.'

Richard Vedder on CNN, saying "the economy is great for the American people...

My copy of "An Inconvenient Truth" has made it back to me

Former KIRO radio host found guilty of defrauding auto insurer

Tape of Molly Ivins coming up on CSPAN 2's BookTV right now!

Scaling The Great Wal-Mart of China Down to Size

Truck bomb kills more than 120 in Baghdad market

Watching CSPAN Kerry is speaking at World Economic Forum re: Iraq, Iran

Upstanding Citizens Extorted In Sex Videos - Panic Ensues

I Didn't Know Obama Smoked....Does He?

Floridians, battered, but resilient in wake of fierce tornadoes

About $800 for every man, woman and child in the US to pay for Bush's war for the next 18 months

Stephen Hadley, National Security Adviser, caught in bald-faced lie

Global warming my ass!

.......135 Dead In Iraq Today...When is Bush...

Can someone show me

Why is security at the Super Bowl more important than at any football game?

UFO abducts New Mexico man in broad daylight

Is this funny?

I just had the greatest response to the rep side handed to me

Can you imagine what the tapes sound like from the Oval Office

Is LBN broken? It's coming up dated THURSDAY!

Accckkk - Dan Gerstein - Lieberman's campaign spokesman is on MSNBC as a Democratic talking head.

Another sleepless night turned into morning.

Al Gore versus the NASCAR Dad.

"Discover Christian Schools" in a lather over public schools teaching about families

THE DARK SIDE: Wookie impersonator arrested for battery

George Shares His Wisdom with the Democrats ---pix--->>>

Mike Gravel needs donations for his campaign..

Any possibility that explosive truck is gonna turn out

Military tries to set up soldier who spoke out against Haditha massacre

An email I received from a republican friend: illegal aliens

What do the American people care about more?

Is the main problem in the executive branch the President's staffers loyalty to him/her?

NYT's John Burns and the Emerald City author on Russert's CNBC show now

3097 Reasons Why The DSM is Important


Table to motion (or is that "motion to table"?): The need for a DU feedback forum

Looking for a video I saw of Bush. Proving he did drugs.

Iowa House Repubs to African American Group: Screw you, we've got a meeting

Just heard on NPR: Obama likens primary race to reality TV;

PHOTOS: "The Iraqi people owe the American people a huge debt of gratitude" - GWB

A Nice Day In Palestine...

Is it still true that some employers like IBM Corp. put a lot of faith in

Lunch with an Oklahoma Fundie

Garrison Keillor coming up at 6:00 EST on NPR

WITH IRAN, Putin Considers Forming OPEC-like Gas Cartel (Bloomberg)

Is Crooks and Liars down?

Tin Foil Hat. My computer and DU.

What are the stakes in Iraq?

Bush pushes budget

Have you noticed the gas prices inching down since November ?

Anyone listening to The Praire Home Companion joke show? Pretty funny.

This sucks. I'm new, so I'm a troll. I only support Edwards.

I have been noticing how their have been many unbelievable news reports...

So when do all the primaries start?

AARP will comment on Bush's budget MONDAY!

She found me on the road

The insanity goes on: Budget

Tens of thousands March Against governor of Mexico's Oaxaca state

"Bush: Medicare, Social Sec. Must Change"

Will Wash. Times correct its reporting on the Capitol Police and Pelosi?

the "surge" starts feb 5th...

Show a little gratitude, Iraqis

The IPCC's climate report

British fear gung-ho Americans

Operation Ajax!

Storage growth sets a fast pace (BBC) {terabyte drives for every user soon?}

Should Hugo Chavez pass his own version of the USA PATRIOT Act?

Gay Couples To Get 'Certificates Of Inequality'

Obama prepares to unveil secret weapon

Black History Should Be Taught to Whites, and EVERYONE (my realization of ignorance)

Most contemptable member of BushCo, active or retired (or forced out).

FLA Tornado Kills 18 Young Whooping Cranes/ The Babies that Follow the Ultralights from WI to Fla !

If the Colts and the Bears had a "closed meeting" tonight how

So why, after 5 years, did Chimpolini appear at the Democratic Winter Retreat?

Gore/Clark -- an unbeatable (and most beneficial) combination?


Bush Kisses Democratic Ass

It takes a new law to change a lightbulb

Remembering Molly - by Bill Moyers

The bloodbath continues

Cellphone assault

Former PLO Terrorist to address 'christian' Right Conference (Maybe not)

Who here eats Bush's Chile?

Join us for Impeachment

Pres Candidate Gov. Bill Richardson Wants U.S. Out of Iraq By End of 2007

Looking for a cartoon of Molly Ivins.

Law could impact local schools (Logging in National Forests)

When I Run For President I Want to be Just Like W...

Meth Users Turning To Urine To Get High

Bird flu confirmed in Britain

Hannity about puts his foot in his mouth a little bit ago, a DOH! moment

pic of mccain at huffingtonpost

Bush Needs to be Impeached for his Own Good.

We Hate Lawyers

Hard drive missing from Birmingham VA Medical Center

Only read this if you want to get pissed off

WaPo: VPs Shadow Hangs Over Trial + Matalin: Wilson Is "A Snake & President Should Wave His Wand"

Chávez: Bush is "more dangerous than a monkey with a razor blade"

Saddam Hussein’s Last Words: "To the Hell that is Iraq!?"

NASCAR Celebrates Black History Month (no joke, not from the Onion!)

The Real Bush

Truckers or anybody who might have occasion to use a public or other big weigh scale

Tim Ryan just NAILS the outgoing republican congress

What ever happened with the Miami "terrorists" wanted to bomb Sears Tower?

Arkin over at WaPo is soundin a wee bit testy: somebody tole him STFU once too often

Man killed over $70 debt for tires...

Kucinich with Norah O'Donnell *Great Interview*

Beware of Greeks Bearing Gifts

Do you get the idea that someone is knocking off our candidates before primary season begins?

Aqua Teen Hunger Force is no al-Qaeda

Where can technology go from here ?

At Least 130 Die as Blast Levels Baghdad Market

Iraq question unasked and unanswered: what does America get for giving Big Oil Iraq?

body of baby found in destroyed Fl. house didn't belong there!

Sometimes I think I am crazy .

Molly 1976 "And for me, it's leaving time"

How would the argument go if a RW'er confused his or her reflection for a Liberal?

Sit a spell and let old uncle SS tell you some things old school style

The Cheney Trial

Sunday TV News Shows Guest Lineup (Edwards with Timbo, Webb on Faux, etc.)

Toon Town, Saturday Night. . . .

Do you have a "single issue" that you apply to a candidate?

Are You Hit By Rising Property Taxes? Check In Here >>

America should have mandatory military enlistment for its youth

Heterosexuals who marry outside any church are still called "married".

Curfew in three Iraqi cities -2 US troops killed in separate incidents-3,091

Evidence in Microsoft trial include e-mails from executives: Gates et al.

Molly got to Heaven, and the angels were a singing:

McCain to fight dirty?????

New Group Proposal: Democratic Underground Paintball Team

Will feeding Beano to cows cut methane (greenhouse gas) production ?

Zombie Pride Parade takes on the streets of Madrid, Spain

"The maximum permitted on each LOGCAP IV contract is $5 billion per year."

Americans are NOT stupid - WITH SUBTITLES

Three Cheers For A SUPER DNC Chairman... Howard Dean!!!

Brewton toddler killed during Rottweiler attack (one messed up story)

Al's not running.

Let’s hug a tree

OK, I'm listening to Ring of Fire, and Terry McAuliffe is saying there are too many Democrats....

AEI website: The NEO-CONS want to PRIVATIZE the CIA!

Has anyone had experience with universal health care?

DU tax gurus I have a question

Cartoon from Belgium of Bush....."let me finish my game". They despise him.

Rice refuses to answer questions about Middle East, but says Colts will win Super Bowl

MSNBC: "Believe it or not, Al Gore might be up for a Nobel Prize"

Air Force Buys 3,320 Copies of "Persian Puzzle: The Conflict Between Iran and America" for Officers

Saturday TOONS: Molly and more

Taxpayer group says Exxon took less profit in runup to election to slash oil prices, affect voting

GLOBAL WARMING ACTION: Here's what I'm doing tomorrow.....

have you used long-distance in the last 3 years? federal excise tax CREDIT on your 2006 tax return!

Iran The War Begins!

The Most Important Church-State Decision You Never Heard of

A 'christian' Rightist calls for the imprisonment of Adulterers, Republicans quietly walk away

War on Iran: Stop Bush Before He Starts

NYT: Frank Rich's Column is Damning...

Can the Dem majority fix our suicidal free trade policies?

Soldiers in Iraq view troop surge as a lost cause

"We should withdraw from Iraq by 2009" - well no wonder you supported the war

Awwkwarrd! {PIC}

Texas Requires Cancer Vaccine for Girls

What job would * have been good at?

HPV Vaccine - Mandatory(?!) in Texas Schools

Kucinich on pulling out of NAFTA

Does Chimpy foresee his future...

Robert Dreyfuss: Bush's Trash Talk About Iran

FOX "News": Obama selects Marlboro Reds as running mate.

I absolutely CAN NOT WAIT for "The Assault on Reason" to come out.

Frank Rich: Frank Rich: Leak trial making Cheney 'crack up'

Master Baiters!

Eliot Spitzer came to chew bubblegum and kick ass, and he's all out of gum.

How Libby Used Info From Cheney As Source For Pincus+Dueling Libby Motive Briefs Filed

Cartoonists' view of global warming (tilting to the right)

Kucinich is Right on Iran: Hillary, Edwards, and Obama are following Bush's propaganda

Sure seems to be a lot of laptops coming up missing since...

The only disconnect I have about John Edwards is this:

Free Republic does more to fight Cancer, Alzheimer's, and Parkinson's than DU

Did anyone see this show last night called wife swap....

Eating Too Much Meat & Global Warming: A Few More Inconvenient Truths

Who in public service are you sending Valentine greetings to this year?

Black + doesn't speak ghetto = "articulate"

Ex military commanders warn against Iran attack (Reuters)

Exactly WHAT is stopping us from stopping them?

Check this out

Gay Rights Activists Introduce Initiative that Would Require Children in Marriages (Washington)

Category 5 propaganda storm blinding America

Prominent U.S. Physicists Ask Congress to Forbid Use of Nuclear Weapons Against Non-Nuclear States

War's spiraling costs bump Bush budget near $3 trillion

a very short Iranian cartoon

The Saturday Cartoons

Jeezh. Fox New Poll has Bush at 38% - up 3 from their last poll.

Clinton will make first campaign trip to New Hampshire on same day Obama announces in Springfield

Anyone see Book Discussion "Web of Deceit" by former "60 Minutes Producer" on C-Span II?

Target Repubs up for '08 elections

Every time * mentions Medicare and Social Security the hole

On CNN Now - In Order To Save The Repugs For '08 * Just Told The Dems .....

WP, "The Sleuth": Buzzing About Edwards's New Compound

$3T Bush budget to trim domestic programs

Chimp speaking at the Democratic Congressional meeting

Mike Viqueira: Making Excuses For The Sexual Predators Of The GOP

Tin foil hats / monkeyshines at the DNC?

Realists in US Tone Down Iran Accusations

Can we SOMEHOW give Congress a kick in the ass/wakeup call?

Republicans Plan to Block Iraq Debate, Kentucky's Chinless wonder is mad

Since We're Footing The Bill For The Iraq Oil War, Shouldn't We Share In Any Eventual Profits?

Three Cheers For A SUPER DNC Chairman... Howard Dean!!!

Libby trial question. Is Jeff Gannon going to be testifying?


Pledge to Abstain - Stop Funding the War

Vilsack up on C-SPAN

Paul Tsongas's widow, Niki Tsongas, eyes House run in Massachusetts

Does Hillary's past as a "Goldwater Girl" affect your opinion of her?

We NEED Al set right what has gone so wrong

Biden apologies, again, to Democrats

Iraq's deadliest single bombing and growing refugee problem

Breaking Bread With the Lawless Traitor in Chief...

Body language, facial expressions say a lot as Bush speaks at the Democratic Conference(pics)

NO Respect! I Love It

A Gore- Dean ticket ?

Charley Rangel is head of the House Ways and Means committee.

Democrats Split on How to End the War

Fact and/or fantasy fun . . . a little comic relief.

I'm very impressed with Obama's speech to DNC after watching it the second time.

DNC has the videos up from's will be coming. .

Governor Vilsack: get the troops out NOW!!!!

great blog posts from former climate skeptic at

Is there a Democrat, anywhere, that doesn't

Here's a fool:

Sandwiched between OBAMA & EDWARDS, WES CLARK soldiers on at the DNC Winter Meeting unfazed.

John Nichols: Compromising Compromises the Senate

So Who Here Voted for "BiPartisanship" Last November

Dean: Keeping His Word to Restore Democracy

"One of the World's Great Man-Made Disasters is Taking Place"

even though I sometimes criticize Hillery, if she wins the primaries I will vote

Barbara Lee's Hearing: Stopping the Next War

Obama prepares to unveil secret weapon

Dean to Vilsack...keep talking, everyone else does.

The Mitt Flopper

Politico: Obama Mentor Rallies Black Support ("How long are you going to owe?")

I'm impressed with Bill Richardson's understanding of the Iranian situation.

Where are the investigations?

Bill Richardson?

GOP Finds Stealth Way to Drain Countless Number of Votes from Dems

Sunday Talk Shows

You think corporate news is bad? You want real news? Here's one of the best!

Is My $10,000 Check in the Mail Yet?

Gore Tells Silicon Valley Leaders He's Not Running

Colin Powell and the Bard of Avon

It takes a hero.

Which Western State Governor would fit as VP in a Gore Run for Presidency?

My Take on the Obama Speech...

Who Else Has Qualifications Like These?:

More Bicycles than Cars by 30,000 - Let's move forward without congress

Digby on the real danger of Hillary's and Edwards' hawkish Iran remarks

John Edwards on Iran, Iraq, and Israel (setting the record straight)

Hillary's pledge: "When I am President"

The "Final Word" ?

I Am Getting REALLY Angry!

Do you really believe Clinton sabotaged Kerry?

"My name is Maxine Waters and I’m not afraid of George W. Bush! "

Clinton will not rule out Iran strike..........Why would we strike them, what have they REALLY done?

War on Iran: Stop Bush Before He Starts by Robert Parry

Faux Noise must be scared to death of Wes Clark.

Edwards wants to educate me on the need to "go for" war with Iran; I'm not "coming along."

Would more blacks vote for Obama or Hillary?

Has your Prez Candidate taken a "STAND" and done something "COURAGEOUS" of note?

NY Times: Record $622 Billion Budget Requested for the Pentagon

Molly Ivins Shook the Walls With Her Clarion Call

"Meet the Press" "Meet the Candidates" series starts Sunday, 2/4, with John Edwards