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Archives: February 7, 2007

2.3 Million Maytag and Jenn-Air Dishwashers Recalled

Tech Test Drive: Vista's pretty, but it's a shameless Mac OS X imitator

Lonestar Iconoclast: More Republican Shame

Venezuela demands prosecution of Cuban activist in the US

Foreign Minister: Venezuela Rejects U.S. Blackmail in Fight Against Drugs

Patrick Cockburn: It is no use blaming Iran for the insurgency in Iraq

John P. Briggs, M.D., and JP Briggs II Ph.D.: Why Bush's Inner "Reality" Has Poisoned His Troop Plan

Few Veteran Diplomats Accept Mission to Iraq

No Question Is Out Of Line For Dick Cheney: Civility Is For The Civil, Not For Criminals

Dean Baker: Bring Back the old George W. Bush

Officials indict 5 in Iraq contract scam - By Lara Jakes Jordan, AP

John Nichols: The Alternative to a Failed Status Quo (The Nation)

The Nation: Will China Choke on U.S. Dollars?


Webb in Salon: A Time for the Senate to Lead

The End of the Road by Ken Livingstone

ISSUES IN DEPTH: Alternatives to building prisons

Terrorism: A Brief for Americans (Our Current Policies are Increasing Terrorism)

Bush’s Budget Priorities: Fund War, Provide Tax Breaks for the Rich, Deprive the Poor

William Greider: Speaking Truth to Democrats (The Nation)

War weary: Bush's budget takes from America to give to Iraq

Bombs Over Baghdad: The Pentagon's Secret Air War in Iraq (TomDispatch)

You gotta read this: "US immigration cavity search ends in agony"

Guardian: This aerial onslaught is war at its most stupid

$$$$$$$ How Iraq Trillion $ Could Have Been Spent $$$$$$$

The Age (Austrailia): No courage in their convictions

Troubled U.S. military base on Ecuador's coast


Need help rebutting a letter to the editor

Robert Scheer: Bush Budget Delivers the Bacon (Truthdig)

Death toll of U.S. troops in Iraq rising (AP)

Iraq refugees facing a humanitarian disaster - UNHCR

One resignation can't remove detention stain

How Neocon Shiite Strategy Led to Sectarian War (GARETH PORTER)

Indian IT staff hit jackpot

Problems Stall Pentagon's New Fighting Vehicle (WP)

Let's hope the Asian bank keeps on lending us cash

Syria struggles with (a million) Iraqi refugees

One CEO's Dissent from War on Terror

Drought In Shaanxi Province As Shanghai Hits 73F On February 6th - Reuters

Thunder Horse - BP's Big Gulf Project - Delayed Another 6 Months To End Of 2008 - Rigzone

LADWP Calls for Proposals to Build $176 Million in Green Power (Los Angeles)

IPCC Report Projections Well Behind Current Scientific Reports, Say Some Of Its Authors - CSM

China On Track For Net Coal Importer Status By End Of 2007 - Reuters

Tony Blair Blahblah Clean Energy Blahblah Involve US Blahblah Blahblah Clean Coal Blahblah

Miss Atom -2007...Nucular hottness from Russia with Love

China Blames The West For Global Warming, "Determined" Not To Allow Economic "Undermining" - FT

Nova-Dimming the Sun....

GOP strategist Frank Luntz on communicating ourselves

Video up on hearing on global warning in Commerce Committee

Orangutans 'face greater threat' (BBC)

113 Nations' Representatives Agree On IPCC Study, But No Rush To Change Things At Home - IHT

Canada's GHG Emission Totals 46% Over Kyoto 2012 Targets - Reuters

Snow Leopard Diary (BBC)

Beer Distributor, Point Pleasant Goes Solar (NJ)

From The WCMLOACMS Dept. - Bush Budget Includes Funds For Hetch Hetchy Decom. Study

Growing pains of India's GM revolution (BBC)

Pelosi/Waxman/ Dingell Agree On Climate Change Committee To Study(?) Climate Change

Insecurity prevents clean-up of Iraq pollution - Reuters

Melding Science and Diplomacy to Run a Global Climate Review (Dr. Susan Solomon)

(crosspost from LBN) EU seeks mandatory car emissions curbs

Bright ideas (municipal renewable energy, Maine)

Philippines' Sea Level Rising 1.8 Millimeters/Year 1961-2003 - Manila Times

China, India, Japan Among Those Supporting Emergency Climate Summit - No Word Yet From US - Reuters

Energy efficiency, aid to poor suffer in priority shuffle

Saudi to boost fuel supply to US forces in Gulf

(China's) First strategic oil reserve begins operation

Pennsylvania Launches Energy Independence Plan

Texas issues first geothermal lease - AP

(Europe) Car industry to be forced to cut emissions - Press Assn./Guardian

Olmert's shelter

As Mecca talks begin, Gaza counts its victims

Lebanon boycotts Munich meet because Israel attending

The anti-Israel lobby

Israel: Iran's Natural Ally in Middle East

Assad gave Hizbullah antitank missiles

IDF shells Lebanese Army positions across northern border

Israel Weighing Use of Force Against Hezbollah

Six settler families live in Hebron IDF camp for a decade

Survey: 78% of public dissatisfied with Israel's political leadership

Shooting erupts on Israel-Lebanon border (AP)

Jerusalem: Islamic leader detained after scuffle (Al Aqsa Mosque)

A Beautifull Red Herring

Perfect Soldiers by Terry McDermott

OpEd News: Why We Need a New 9/11 Commission

"Whatever trail was left was left deliberately—for the F.B.I. to chase."

Popular Mechanics Smack down

9/11 Press for Truth on LINK TV - From Feb. 10th

Hearing to examine the hazards of electronic voting 10 AM

New Ohio Secretary of state wants office audited (backlog of Blackwell sleaze)

Election Reform, Fraud & News Wed 2/7/07 HALT HOLT!

The Granite State Delivers Rock-Solid Information on Hand Counting

Poll question: Hand Counted Paper Ballots: Yes or No or Other?

Glitch hits Cuyahoga County election...again

New, Improved letter from Kathy Dopp to Congress re: Audits/Holt Bill

Video of US friendly fire unleashes storm in UK

Mich.Young Republicans leader accused in sex case(rising star "rapist")

Lawmaker wants contractor details (Schakowsky - IL)

Puerto Rican bar protests Guantánamo posting

Brazil's Lula blasts rich nations on climate

BBC: Vienna busts huge child porn ring (2,360 suspects, 77 countries)

Johnson beats O'Connell (NY State Senate Dem pickup)

Lawyer rejects Oregon Bar attempt to produce plane owner (mystery man Bayard)

Another helicopter down

AP: Parcel Bomb Injures Welsh Office Worker

Iran to prepare ‘shadow budget’ for emergencies ('extraordinary incident')

TV Newser: Chris Matthews "Got Excited" & Cursed On MSNBC's "Imus"

Iran Ambassador to Syria: Destryong Israel is Possible

US behind terrorist attacks in Iraq: Iranian ambassador

Boxer rips EPA chief as bowing to industry- Official says policies speed up benefits to the environm

New Mexico Resolution to Impeach President and Vice President

Air America Fire Sale Documents: Bankrupt liberal radio network to sell for $4.25 million

US soldier on Italy murder charge (BBC)

The Najaf ‘massacre’ divides country

Russia Lays Out Weapons Purchase Plans

EU seeks mandatory car emissions curbs

Former Guantanamo chaplain wants U.S. Army apology

Contractor linked to Cunningham sells office [San Diego UT]

Obama To Opt Out Of Public Financing For Primary And General

MNF Iraq: MNF-W personnel attacked (1 Marine killed)

Lieberman: Congress Should Consider War On Terrorism Tax

AP NBC reporter to testify at CIA leak case

Families Sue Blackwater for Iraq Deaths

Four held over Iranian diplomat kidnapping

Iran Alleges U.S. Role in Kidnap Of Embassy Official in Baghdad

Death Toll of U.S. Troops in Iraq Rising (at least 334 over past 4 months)

BREAKING: five indicted in Iraq fraud -- CNN banner


Nearly 60 nations — but not U.S. — sign treaty to ban forced disappearances

Three Iraqiya TV guards killed in Baghdad (by foreign security guards)

Wal-Mart, Unions Unite on Health Care

N.Y. Lawmaker to ban use of Ipods and Blackberries in crosswalks.

Fear of bias keeps U.S. Muslims out of military

Gates: U.S. won’t have to wait long to learn if new Iraq strategy working

Iraqi govt launches broadside against Al Jazeera

Edmonton shul vandalized with Nazi symbols

Rell Proposes Tax Increase (CT)

Judge threatens mistrial in Watada's court martial

Officials Indict 5 in Iraq Contract Scam

(Australian) Government blocks release of advice on Hicks (detention)

Soldiers' Blogs Monitored, Group Sues For More Info

Officials indict 5 in Iraq contract scam

Rep. Ackerman Warns of Terrorist 'Platoon of Lesbians'

Wal-Mart faces historic sex bias case

Blackwater e-mail outlines gear shortage

Steve Jobs urges labels to set the music free

Orthodox rabbi, hip-hop mogul join forces to fight Islamophobia

Former U.S. attorney says he was ordered to resign

Harvard in biggest curriculum overhaul in 30 years

Watada Court-Martial Ends in Mistrial

Officers involved in death of elderly woman to face charges (ATL)

US officer's claim sparks new call for Hicks torture inquiry

U.S. soldiers indicted in Iraq kickback probe

Sarkozy letter surprises French cartoons hearing (Mohammad cartoon trial)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday February 7

Khodorkovsky Calls Charges a Farce (Yukos Oil)

Gas company settles over oil-for-food

Military investigates U.S. copter crash (7 believed killed)

Poisoned spy ‘was a traitor working for the British secret services’

Security crackdown underway in Baghdad

Jerusalem: Islamic leader detained after scuffle (Al Aqsa Mosque)

France says foreign troops should leave Iraq in 2008 [The United States has "failed in Iraq"]

AP: Senate Confirms Mideast Commander (Fallon)

Project to record blacks' oral histories

Norwood Returns Home for Hospice Care

AP: Polish soldier killed in Iraq, three injured

Nashville adopts `English First' policy

Blogger in jail longer than any journalist in history

Saddam Family Marks 40 Days of Mourning

Colombia mine blast kills 8

Report: U.S., NKorea signed nuclear memo

NYT: Few Veteran Diplomats Accept Mission to Iraq

Senator to propose surveillance of illegal images

NYT: Obama Proposes Candidates Limit General Election Spending

NYT: Few Veteran Diplomats Accept Mission to Iraq

Tapes Reveal Libby Speaks Carefully About Cheney

Bush's hometown (Crawford) sees business slowdown

NYT/AP: New Baghdad Security Plan Is Underway, U.S. Military Says

Cheney Surprised by Libby's Account

Progressive Caucus wants U.S. troops out of Iraq by August

MPs boycott hotel over 'Cuba ban'

Saddam cousin says U.S. bombings no different than campaign against Kurds

Charges coming against military personnel, contractors accused of fraud in Iraq

(SMU) Faculty Resists Vote on Bush Institute

Senator to propose surveillance of illegal images (cartoons included)

NYT: Undisclosed 2-Party Talks on Budget Fall Apart Amid Friction

The Dalai Lama to teach at US university

After many denials, US Army confirms private security contract in Iraq

NBC' Russert contradicts Libby under oath

Kerry calls SBA budget proposal insufficient (Small Biz Admin. funding cut 45% since 2001)

GOP Views Clinton As Virtually Unbeatable

WP: Antiwar Veterans Make Selves Heard (

Judge mulls suit over gay classroom talk

AP: Sailor details Hamdania killing at Marine's sentencing hearing

Firefighters Rushing to Reported Explosion, Two-Alarm Blaze - Kansas City, MO

Falluja mayor relieved of post

Israel, US Sign Homeland Security Pact

CBC: BSE confirmed in Alberta bull

Air Force Academy Investigates Cheating

WP: 7 GOP Senators Back War Debate

U.S. Developing Backup Plans if Iraq Surge Does Not Show Results

Rice Believes Chavez is "Destroying" Venezuela

Efforts to Set Up Benefits Talks Sputter (secret meetings on social security "solution")

White House Issues Rare Letter Defending Record On Warming

French Muslims sue magazine over cartoons

U.S. Finds No Evidence of Abuse at Guantanamo

AP: Rice Disputes Claim of Iranian Overture

CNN: Prehistoric lovers found locked in eternal embrace

US Missile TEST in Pacific

Mistrial in Watada court-martial

Source: Pentagon Rejects Speaker Pelosi's Request for Military Aircraft

Bush's uncle (Bucky) Bush tangled in options probe: SEC

U.S. Probing Copter Crash Report in Iraq (another copter :cry:

Vienna school expels children of Iran Holocaust summit delegate

Iran Test Fires Russian Missiles Near Strait of Hormuz

Man wins suit against Palestinian groups

Italy to try U.S. soldier for agent's death in Iraq

US may hike H-1Bs, unveil new visa for the unskilled

Ban Proposed On Walking While Talking, Listening To iPod

FT: On first day as chief executive of NBC Universal, Jeff Zucker lashes out at YouTube

Hey folks, I got an interesting link for ya....:)

The internet forums

Neighbor ringing my doorbell at 4AM--to bitch about my dog

One of the best reasons for living on the East Coast.

My morning coffee date has been cancelled so I'm going to... guess what?...

I am giving out hugs and kisses...anyone need any? -the internets tubes may have finally realized their capabilities

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Wed 2/7/2007)

Help Save The Endangered Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus From Extinction!

And you thought the "Electric Slide" was bad

Albany, NY To Ban iPods In Crosswalks

Parents Gave Children Excessive Amounts Of Benadryl So They Could Go Out Partying

Dad Poisoned Kid's Soup Hoping To Get Settlement From Campbell's

Your favorite Jesus

Christina Aguilera & Husband Enjoy 'Naked Sundays'

Anyone Else Here a Frankie Laine Fan?

I'm worried about matcom. I think the lounge needs to stage an intervention.

The alarm went off, I got everyone up, I went downstairs,

Did any of you go back to graduate school after a long break?

It is so cold in my apartment

Why Shouldn't Women Buy Men Flowers for Valentine's Day?

Key West Dolphin video

My goldendoodle pup

CONFESS!!!! Who do you miss the most in life?

Lounge Hugs to Ginbarn...Lets give Ginbarn as many hugs as we can..

TV movie, Astronaut Love Triangle, who will play

'Beer goggles' effect explained (BBC)

Bear Goggles Effect Explained (BBC)

Beer Giggles Effect Explained (BBC)

Bare Googling Effect Explained (BBC)

Stop me before I copycat again

Beer Gargling Effect Explained (BBC)

Goldendoodle Effect Explained (BBC)

Last night my neighbor's barking tree octopus woke me up

Stop me before *I* make copies at Kinko's again...

Inland Empire!!!!!111!!!!!!1!!!!!

Why in the hell is the end all be all

Question for the fellows

If Lost ever has lost episodes, shouldn't they be called the found

Good grief. A glass of wine warrants media attention?

Do any of you own anything made in the US?

Has anyone heard about the Denmark speed bandits?

Your childhood heros?

Did any of you go back to a long break after graduate school?

Wellstone's alma mater vs Nixon's alma mater

In honor of tonight's game, what is the biggest sports rivalry?

Wal-Mart Being Sued In Sex Bias Case - By 2 Million Women

2 Arrested After Fight Over Washcloth

Man Charged For Bringing Baby To Drug Deal

Woman saved by beer shower

Does anyone remember a gag/urban legand revolving around a class essay?

Do people develop tolerance to spicy foods?

Hermaphrodite enters (insanity) plea

Congratulations fooj!! 15,000 posts

Congratulations DemoTex!! 15,000 posts

Congratulations kentuck! 40,000 posts

Man Killed After Jumping On Side Of 18 Wheeler - Driver Wouldn't Give Him Ride

Why Shouldn't Women Buy Men Beer for Valentine's Day?

Who else is just waiting for LOST to come on at 10 PM tonight???

Why shouldn't women buy a man (me) stuff, year 'round?

Why I am going to hell

Naked Man Rode Up Ski Gondola While Masturbating - Arrested

What's the best coffee?

Five minutes between postings means RevActs is up to no good.

My Jury Day adventure.

Hell of a day in court

Good night, ya freaks!

Good Night Sex Crazed Maniacs

How freakin' great is World Party?

Celtics are looking tough this year...

If you had to be stuck in another DUers life for all of eternity, who would you choose?

George W Bush on Greenhouse Gases

Strange but true: Couple still hugging 5,000 years on

I need some advice for my speech class.

0 degrees

Stop me before I copy cats again

Fishermen Catch Alien Monster - Eat It (Pic)

Woman Arrested For Trying To Kill Husband With Wasps

Philly, NJ, DE, MD: Come see me play in Dover, DE this Friday night!!!

have you never been mellow?

My life - al dente

I admit it! I love Penelope Cruz!

Die-Hard Bears Fan Lost Bar Bet - He Must Change His Name To Peyton Manning

Post the best ever spam e-mail subject line! (PG13)

Why I am going to taco bell


Do you own anything made in China or Taiwan?

Sometimes going *ZOT* feels VERY good.

My morning rant. Thank you.

Ok yesterday sucked ass. Today is a new day. Good Morning Du

My cousin's latest CD is out-Check it out!and write a kind review,please

Who owns a remote cat starter?

Made in Thailand - ironic story.

Dog ringing my doorbell at 4AM--to bitch about my neighbor

I should be doing homework and studying... WHY did I post in GD?

Best question: Does anyone own anything made in their own home?

Woman, Afraid Of Losing Boyfriend, Signs Contract Letting Him Sleep With Her 15 Y.O. Daughter

Ode to Winter. A poem by OhioSmith.

Just feeling a bit mean

Spaced Out?


Time for some LOVE!!!!!!

Don't you hate it when you cat keeps you up all night wailing...

Best vacuum for people with allergies?

So now threads get locked not on their merit, but if disruptors decide to act like idiots

Remember Windows 95?

Billyskank hasn't drawn & quartered anybody in awhile

Oh boy! only 6 hours 'til "LOST"!!!

Book one in the "Helping Kids Understand" series

Crazed Snickers-Addict Astronaut Lives in J. Edwards' House

DU guitarists! How would you like to own a Wangcaster?

Fuck it! I just ate the last SNICKERS that was in the office candy dish.

LBN is trying to take on the Lounge in terms of silliness.

Don't like your posterior area... You can get a new one... And they deliver...

Why is it always guys who expose themselves, masturbate in public, etc?

Anybody here sauna??

Did anybody here have imaginary friend(s) as a kid?

The Genie, with the wish...

UUUGGGGG! I have to pay $425 for another person's car that I hit!

Who are your favorite new musical groups, singers?

Bar Owner Kicks Out Designated Driver For Not Drinking Booze

Help me to understand this:

does anyone know if you can get a Colbert Report ringtone?

Question about stuff made in USA

When you were a kid....

Attention procrastinators: Valentines Day is a week away.

What is the "Lost" monster?

Bad news on the highway

Anyone ever buy a foreclosed home?

The. Single. Greatest. Toilet. EVER.

Poppy Bush pats Teri Hatcher on the tush!

Anyone else going to jump something (a moving train?) at the next mention of "Valentine's Day"?

I don't know about you folks, but I need this badly today (dialup warning)

I went to a chinese restaurant today that had pictures on the wall

I'm suffering a GD overdose: PLEASE, someone tell me something silly, STAT!

Suggestions where to report/vent re: home warranty company?

This is my thread. Go away!

Anyone with plumbing knowledge? :)

It's a marvelous night for a moondance

There's no way we're buying a house in June because we're too poor. Ask me anything.

Tonight's Carolina-dook contest: more than just a game

The Blue Thong Society - Somehow I don't think they thought their logo all the way through...

Tennessee Walking Shark on endangered list.

Burl Ives or Stinky Wizzleteats?


I can do Haggard one better

women do speak a different language

If I am to address a person named "Ambujavalli" would I address the person as...

Soy milk is DELICIOUS.

An OTC diet pill that used to be for prescription only?!

Cast the new disaster movie about the Bushjr years.

Fuck it! I just ate GD!


"Bastards of The Party"

Predict one of the words that will appear in tomorrow's most active

Any Deutschlander here, need a translation

Vincent-- one of Tim Burtons first productions and a simple must see.

Dear Got, what have I gotten myself into?

Hey, we can still agree on Clark's bar, right?

Corn on the cob, a jalepeno

More deep thoughts by Shelley...

< 1 inch of snow and schools are closed.

I shoved a cell phone up my butt......

No, we can't dance together. No, we can't talk at all. Please take me along when you sldie on down.

Favorite Campaign Promise

Do you have some friends that hate other friends of yours?

I have good news and bad news

Make up a slur about a dead person

I am thinking of making Chicken

My cat's trying to make me sick

I wish someone would invent a generic Snickers bar

Does anyone use a permanent coffee filter?

So I Went To My First Yoga Class...

Gawd I'm tired... a ton of homework, taxes to do and work on top of all that

Hemp milk is DELICIOUS!


I want to travel back in time to 1988

Hey, we can still agree on Clark bars, right?

do you like my latest t-shirt?

Cat butt smells like cheese nips

What's better exercise: cigarettes or little choco-donuts?

This is inarguably, undeniably a pipe. No question about it.

What happens to emotionally handicapped children when they grow up?

Nader on Daily Show now.

Deadly breast milk gets mother 9 months in jail.

Even with our winter here the weeds are coming up.

:nelson muntz: Ha Ha! Dook lost!

I dreamed I was running through a school with an air horn and a bullhorn

Wednesday, February 7. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:


So the brownie recipe called for cocoa, sugar, egg, butter, and flour...

Lost Baby! Where's NWC Anyway?

Milkweed. It's not milk. It's not weed. WTF?!?

Can you find me in the pic?

Post a picture that makes you laugh every damn time

After three weeks of intensive counselling, I am now completely a Homosexual.

So, seriously... when it comes to your kids... how do you let go?

I'm thinking of taking up Racquetball. Advice?

So...what DOES one bring to a gunfight?

Hiphop can never die so long as Bob Dylan—with story in his voice and lust in his eyes—is alive pics of Kauai (well, some of them)...*dial up!*

What in the name of god could be wrong with a phone to have no service for more than 38 hours???????

An Eco-friendly valentine idea...

What do you guys think about covering gray hair?

Who *doesn't* have a trenchcoat, a wig, a BB gun

Whoever gave me the stomach flu...

Seriously, what are the differences between men and women?

Too bad I never figured how to save allt the youtube vids I boomarked - most have been removed and

I was going to start a thread.But i didn't know what to start one about

I need to buy a nice coffee grinder for Valentine's day

I admit it! I have Penelope Pitstop tied up in my basement.

My promise to my fellow Loungers...

Do you like your cookies soft or crunchy?

I just called LostinVA's "ex" bitch on the phone. Ask me anything.

Lenny Kravitz's daughter is simply stunning

I dreamt that my top rightmost molar was irritating me so i wiggled it with my tongue...

after seeing a CSI episode,I have to ask...any Plushies or furries here?

who owns a remote car starter?

It's time to face the inevitable. I'm going to let my hair go grey.

Do you ever get mad at other DUer's for not responding to your amazingly brilliant/witty posts?

Let's see how many people yawn from this thread.

So I receive one of those Chuck Norris lists ...

Look out single women of New York

Has anyone used tax software?

Go away! Batin!

Ugliest College Campus in America?

What music have you listened to recently?

What's this crap about a Snickers ad?

What's your favorite nature sound?

What is, the best rivalry in

Can somebody answer a stupid question for me...

Who is the cheapest person you know?

Flirting: Harmless fun or cheating?

Urban Outfitters catalog. My 13-yr-old son just went through it with me

I wonder what Retro Lounge wears to sleep in.

What's the correct response to the statement "I think you're smarter than me" ?

Snicker's Commercial was the final straw!

Tell me what you think.....

What do you wear to sleep in?


Nicest college campus in America?

Valentines Day elements explained:

Radio Lady invites YOU to view our red hot shots... the new Las Vegas pictures! Here's a new link:

Former Guantanamo chaplain wants U.S. Army apology

How long will it be until an openly atheist politician is elected to the U.S. congress?

How much of the Biblical story of Jesus of Nazareth do you believe?


Former NBA player Amaechi to reveal he is gay

Mike Jones responds to Ted Haggard's announcement of his heterosexuality

Tar Heels Top Duke 79-73

Florida Gators win recruiting title too

what the hell has happened to my Celtics?

"Holy Moley!" - Karen Bishop - February 7, 2007

Let's talk about attitude (and intention) in regard to manifestation...

Larry Scott on Air America take on Bush's Budget

WP: Antiwar Veterans Make Selves Heard (

Veterans Group given bad advice puts veterans life's at risk

Kerry flip flops and Romney doesn't ?

Joe Klein's only witness to his opposition to the Iraq War was ... John Kerry

Senate Democrats to Join Veterans in Demanding Debate on Iraq Escalation

McAwful just went batshit on illegal immigrants while Clinton double waffles on IWR vote

Iraq Fatigue

"Set a Deadline" Banner

DailyKos diary to rec and comment -- plus Kerry quote

Senate 101 question regarding "power" in the Senate

Thread on firefighters who need help......

Lieberman describes himself as The Lorax

Webb's on the same page as JK on the resolution

Kerry calls SBA budget proposal insufficient

OT-help me understand

Climate Change Research Hearing 2/7 10 AM in commerce

VoteVets and Dem Sens. Article in the WaPo

Sick of hearing what modest origins such and such candidate has.

Edwards's bloggers and the media's double standard.

Sen Clinton has a bill on what to do about Iraq

Full Text of Senator Kerry's speech yesterday as delivered

Frank Caliendo and his Bush impression return to Letterman

Wes Clark loves his wife

$9 billion lost in Iraq "what difference does it make?"

Gay Rights and Homophobia...

Waxman's Contractor Hearing: Statement from the Blackwater Families

Feingold ~ Progressive Patriots Podcast - Hearing on the Iraq War...

Mark Foley Spin Control: Blame it on Gay Rights Supporters...

Who's Running For President Now?

9/10/2001: Rumsfeld says $2.3 TRILLION Missing from Pentagon

FEINGOLD: Congress Has Constitutional Power to End Iraq War...

Lt. Ehren Watada on Citizen Responsibility Feb 3rd 2007

Howard Dean on Al Gore and Global Warming

Trailer for the documentary "Giuliani Time"

Timely rerun of Toles cartoon. From Feb. 2004

Scams that need laws...?

Bush no longer 'Miserable Failure' !!!

Kentucky progressive activists please check in, and spread the word.

Bernie Ward talking about the disappearing middle class -- stream

Iran's Nuclear Program Has a Long History

I was watching Webb give a floor speech today and hoped Virginia is proud.

Any Charlie Rose watchers out there?

Independent Lens - Billy Strayhorn.

My letter to Senator Webb

Why I Back the Warner Resolution: by James Webb

Iran alleges U.S. is behind seizure of Baghdad envoy

Good News! "Wal-Mart Appeal Denied"

The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again: "Meet the new boss, same as the old boss"

Well it looks like the next two weeks are going to be dominated...

UFW, supporters to protest Wasco Housing Authority's mass eviction (undocumented immigrants)

Senate Dems To Try Again To DEBATE THE SURGE

Ethics Complaint Filed - Judge Refused To Release Dying Man From Jail

Caption Rudy

Portugal to conduct probe of CIA extraordinary rendition flights

So, the Clinton vs Obama with the black vote may be a red herring

he saw little prospect that Dems and Repubs could reach agreement

6 YRS Of Cuts To Medicaid, Foodstamps, VA ect. Repeal and Pay For By Repealing Tax Cuts For The Rich

$12 billion missing in Iraq: Money from Saddam's frozen assets / Iraqi oil exports

Radical Fringe Toon Wed. 2/7 - another historical tape problem

WJ this morning

I thought Bush doesn't negotiate with terrorists?

Journalist sets record for longest time in Jail on a contempt of court charge

Tweety on Imus this AM:

American Council for Energy Efficient Economy's "Greenest Cars" (all Asian)

Rice and Gates differ over the importance of contingency planning.

AP: U.S. military says copter down in Iraq

The astronaut story. What makes it so compelling, so irresistable?

Skeletons found locked in eternal embrace. Happy Valentines Day!

Here's your chance to tell off Tom Delay !!

Are minority students being held to the same standard as their peers?

So the Snickers commercial is pulled after two days

NBC Reporter (Russert) to Testify at CIA Leak Case (Today)

“The negotiations are over,” said Mr. Reid,

Anyone else think we're about to experience a gov't-sponsored terr*ttack?

Comedy as power. . .

The Myth of the Single Issue

Chris Dodd is right

Doonesbury 2/6/07 - 2/7/07

Ever hear of the War Guilt Information Programme in Japan?

'compassion has been cut from Bush new budget" WJ now.

C-SPAN -WJ - Lieberman's terror tax segment

Why do RWer's think we want their FWD FWD FWD email?

Has the situation gone from Energizingly Awful to Numbingly Dreary?

Bush's 2008 budget item: hire nearly two dozen new Justice Department lawyers to fight Gitmo suits

As Bush's Popularity Drops, So Do Souvenir Sales

Global Warming Poll Al Gore Needs Your Help

Too much Technology, Not enough Wisdom

The Administration's Budget, the Two Year Limitation, and the Second Amendment

Democrats seek tougher action on Iraq

Condi on cspan3 NET link here: Hearing on state depart.

I found this at another website

Third letter bomb explodes in Britain

Excerpt of Thom Hartmann speech will be on KPFA coming up

Fox Noise "REDEYE" show is Shit

Gates hints what could happen if the "surge" fails

Tell us, Senator.....

Driving Mrs. Kelly (another NY scandal?)

Ancient boy's skeleton sparks evolution debate

Home buyers survey finds that more than 21% took out zero-down mortgages last year

What You Won't See Today at the Waxman Hearings

New and Improved! What am I missing?

Zippy on "Republican memory"


Last night on NBC evening news, what were they avoiding?

Deal Reveals Murky World of Contracting ("Dusty" Foggo)

Where do you start to investigate $12 billion missing dollars ??

Asshat on Leak: "If anyone has any information they need to go to Justice"

Four brave tough ladies

Joel Pett on ....

The Senate Rules Committee holding a hearing on electronic voting NOW -- TUNE IN!!

Military: Marine killed in Iraq February stands at 20. (

What is Rudy's biggest flaw?

Anyone care to respond to this? Re: Illegal Alien status.

Lt. Ehrin Watada. An American to be proud of! Watch this speech! Please!

Tweety dropped the 'F' bomb on live tv this morning.

WH engaged "quite robust operation" to contact about 200 lawmakers to explain Bush's "surge" plan

A Non-Consolidated Media and Net Neutrality have helped fight Evil itself

What is Plan B? (if surge fails)-Condi responded by saying we need to

A reply from Senator Ken Salazar about the Iraq War.

Only at Fox

Another copter down. It potentially holds 19, but they are "declining to comment"

New Mexico Resolution to Impeach President and Vice President

Condi heckled at house hearing- c-span3

Legacy of Radiation Illness Stirs Objection to Nevada Bomb Test

The Republican Assault on Medicare Part B

Progressive Senators Learn How to Use Ben Nelson-ism for Themselves

Whoo - I feel another ass-kicking coming on:

"Taking One for the Tribe" (Why Mainstream Journalism Truly Sucks)

New Juan Cole: 3 Month Record for US Troops Killed

Remember when everyone thought a $700. hammer was a ripoff?

Armed to the Teeth, America Marches Toward Military State

For those defending the Snickers commercial as bashing homophobes

Another Libby revelation: Cheney doesn't like to share

Ever use Dragon on DU?

Sen. Inhope now "if we don't fight them in Iraq, then we will fight them in the

heavy rain strikes again

Tim Russert On Crutches? MSNBC Showed A Shot Of Him Getting Out

Why are they still debating a non-binding resolution?

This is the way I want to remember Molly

Would Lieberman run as an independent for Pres?

Weep for a Wednesday. Wail its bright passing. . . . Then please come CAPTION!!!

Waxman hearing on Military Contractors beginning now

NPR is reporting that the 5th U.S. helicopter in the last month

Waxman Hearings: Blackwater outsources security work to poor Africans @ $30/day

Death Toll of U.S. Troops in Iraq Rising

Children of Galileo - Violence against evolutionary researchers and anthropologists happens today

Ku Klux Klan Rebounds With New Focus On Immigration, ADL Reports

The Ku Klux Klan is Growing Again. Great!

Caption Poppy

Fed up and pissed off

I hope that the whole kerfuffle about astronaut Nowak will not result

In Honor of Timmeh's pending testimony: "Meet the Press in Hell"

U.S. 'Surge' to Protect Government, Not Iraqi People - Iraqi newspaper

Who is the fucking CATHOLIC LEAGUE? They aren't an official Catholic organization

Russ Feingold: How to End the War

Plame-ologists: cutting to the chase,

Attn Media Asshats: Acronyms vs Place Names ..... Its NASA, not Nassau ......

Have I missed Watermans Plame thread today?

Two days of defending our party . . .it's us vs. the republicans, not us vs. Democrats

An Open Letter to America's Solders from the Ranks

5 indicted in alleged bid-rigging scam in Iraq

LTTE I sent in today

Federal Court OrdersHalt to New Field Trials of Genetically Engineered Crops

Live Libby Thread At Firedoglake 2:33 just started.

Is it coincidence....

MPC (Military Payment Certificate) gone but not forgotten

Florida's Crist backing away from stem cell research promise. Gives in to religious right.

It Is The Best Of Times, It Is The Most Revolutionary Of Times.

Should we have a non binding resolution to debate a non binding resolution? Just asking.

Can we move Ken Lay's trial to Turkey? Please!!

"Iraq will likely fall into a humanitarian crisis and a full blown civil war"

$9 billion lost in Iraq "doesn't matter" [VIDEO]

Which issue is more important?

3111 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Seven die after U.S. chopper goes down in Iraq

Once upon a time, an ideological enemy we had no diplomatic relations with tested a nuke...

Is anybody else getting the meme about "radical islam"?

We need to remind ourselves...

Given the Bush administrations record, wouldn't Lieberman's proposed terrorism tax

Bush Administration must have some really good dirt on a certain lawyer

Which Poll Is More Better?

Ban proposed on crossing street while using iPod or cell phone

Anyone watching C Span 2

Can someone please shut Patrick McHenry up?

I can't believe this guy's lawyer wanted probation

Cheney’s Son-In-Law Blamed for Delaying Investigations of Homeland Security Department

NASA press brief coming up

Dan Quayle is running for President!

Global Warming petition - what a load of bullshit this is

Interview with a passionate Chris Hedges about Fascism in the US.

How long before this "adult diaper" thing hits the workplace?

Henry "Bulldog" Waxman Webcasts Iraq War Profiteering Hearings - ON NOW

Private Prison Corporations. What about Corrections Corporation of America?

What is stopping us from having to fight them over here right now?

Wolves’ Removal from Endangered List a Disputed ‘Success’

The haves v. have-mores...

Air America Fire Sale Documents: Bankrupt liberal radio network to sell for $4.25 million

Legacy of Radiation Illness Stirs Objection to Nevada Bomb Test

CommonDreams: Jonah Goldberg's Gambling Debt: Will Tribune Co. Pay It?

Thinking ourselves into enabling more war: tax and draft

30-Something Work Group on the floor of the House Now

Marine Dies On Trip Home From Iraq

Pls. Sign and Rec. Petition To End Drive-Through Mastectomies! And thank you!

How to pump up war fever without starting a war

Austrian police uncover global child porn ring

Military: No Gitmo guard abuse evident

NeoCon's At it Again! USA Today Editorial/ "Time to Act on Iran is Now."

Quickie Rehabs are really in vogue now & a growing industry

The Progressive Caucus

CBS: Iraqi sources say US helicopter was shot down with a missile

R.I. Killer Wants OK to Preach in Prison

McCain will not support Gen Casey promotion to chief of staff. cspan now Covers Waxman Hearing Today

crazy-lady astronauts and Hillary Clinton

* takes part in a discussion on the National Parks Centennial Initiative - pics

Why the Democrats won’t save us:

TV Newser: Chris Matthews "Got Excited" & Cursed On MSNBC's "Imus"

Nashville Adopts `English First' Policy

Senator Wayne Allard is INSANE.

What happened to avian flu?

GARDASIL HPV "Cervical Cancer" Vaccine Saves Merck While Screwing The USA!

Dispute halts Watada court-martial-Judge might have to declare mistrial.

The Employee Free Choice Act was introduced in Congress yesterday -- with 231 co-sponsors!

Prosecutor fired so ex-Rove aide could get his job

More U.S. troops died(334) in Iraq combat in past four months than in any similar period of war

Sen. Warner on Senate Floor NOW cspan2 HE wants a DEBATE!

Are the Clintons really a "dynasty"?

Too much plastic surgery gives people "Oriental eyes"

7 more Marines dead in CH-46 crash

What is the American Helicopter threshold? So far, five in 2 weeks...

members of the gay community....

Giuliani's 9/11 handling may fuel campaign debate

NYT: Edwards’s Bloggers Cross the Line, Critic (The Catholic League) Says

Boy, Wolfie's just pounding DeLay about his indictments.

I am sooooo proud of my congressman -->>

I-957 would require married couples to have kids in 3 years, or annulment.

Please name one good change since we won in November....

GWB Gives New Meaning

CNN - Wolfie to play Libby GJ audio tapes

More rotten apples falling from the Bush tree: Bush's uncle tangled in options probe: SEC

PLEASE READ! Making the Case for Precipitous Withdrawal.

Libby trial - Russert UP now -

Arkansas Governor Huckabee had hard drives from his office destroyed?

Top Federal Prosecutor Removed To Make Room For Former ROVE Aide

If we don't stop them, you can kiss your Vits Goodbye!

Any republican-bashing here today? Done with Dem-bashers for now.


Judge declares mistrial in war objector case

Who knew?

Would you support a tax to pay for homeland security and the war?poll

Oh no. Bush to visit Shenandoah Valley to discuss "National Park's Centennial Initiative"

LOL Freeptard Jim Robinson insisting RePUKES not OK with abortion & Rudy

Just how many NEW DUers have arrived in the last week?

MoveOn Already Attacking Senators Blocking Debate on Surge

Hey, what happened to last year's Valentine's Heart fundraiser at DU? Where is it in 2007?

Would Al Gore fire Amanda Marcotte and Melissa McEwan---

Hil Clinton speaking on senate floor about Resolution (cspan2)

Ex-NBA player comes out of the closet.

Why are we suddenly losing so many helicopters in Iraq?

Limpy really has trouble with race

Remember the shuttle astronaut that committed suicide last year

Neocons are Whispering in Bush's ear again. This time about Iran

An Idea For Iraq (And The Budget)

Libby tapes coming up on "Special Live Hardball" On now.

Tweety is bloviating again. I can't stand it!

Obama to be on 60 Minutes This Sunday

Al Gore In Spain And What He Really Said

The Sickening Snickering

Did anyone else hear Tweety admit he had gone over the

Do you think Hillary Clinton will be our nominee in 2008

The Hiroshima museum is not called the A-bomb museum.

Is there a twist in the diaper story?

Judge Declares Mistrial In War Objector Case (Watada)

Must read if you want to know the skinny about the debate vote yesterday.

Jonah Goldberg refuses to pay off bet

Real issue or pointless distraction?

Congressional Progressive Caucus policy statement and position on Iraq

Transcripts of Scooter's Grand Jury testimony are now posted on Special Prosecutor web site

What RW Bloggers Have Been Paid off by Republican Candidates / Party Affiliates?

No Valentine's hearts to give this year on DU? I got two last year. Anyone for St. Paddy's Day?

I want to see a reality show where the first guy to be cured of SSAD gets the prize. nt

Family Members of Killed Blackwater Employees Testify (Live Hearing); Halliburton Rep to Testify

CNN: Ancient boy's skeleton sparks evolution debate

Waxman: Top Iraq Reconstruction Official Flown To Baghdad To Avoid Oversight Hearing

Anyone else watch Boston Legal tonite? I swear sometimes that show keeps me sane.

Limbaugh: Bear's Grossman dumped on because he's white.

In a Bizarre Love Triangle, Bush Strikes Out at Iraqis for Their Affections Toward Iran

John Amato links to CNN (Corporate Media Whore) link to Edwards Dissing!

New website for FAIRNESS DOCTRINE info

Will the ' Evil Elf ' pay for not playing his role ?,is MTP doomed?

After three weeks of intensive counselling, I am now completely a Homosexual.

The Evil Of Nixon

DU this poll - please!

Feinstein: Knowing What We Know Now-Can We Afford To Wait & NOT Require Voter-Verified Paper ?

Meanwhile, over at Jim Robinson's FreeRepublic....

Necessary Secondary Tweety Comment/Thread:

John Stossel speaks at pro-voucher rally in Austin TX (ick)

Opus Dei Affliates in DC Beltway Go After Edwards ...yet

Bill Gates Busted

Got his from a 'freeper' . Who is Ben Stein?????

STUNNING DEFEAT For Military Prosecutors - Watada Court-Martial Ends in Mistrial

*** New Thread at Libby Live: Libby Grand Jury Testimony, Six

I'm getting worried about Randi

Must read Vanity Fair article... From the Wonderful Folks that brought you Iraq

Is Sam Waterston out of his effing mind?

My vote was not counted in 2006. Floridians, check this out.

Dust over the Persian Gulf...great view from NASA also showing Iran's

A Great Take on the Edwards Controversy.

"Call for global gang crime plan"... the other bush failure

Josh Marshall has some Bad Stuff Up there for One of Our Candidates

Texas. Worst state in the nation.

Media Matters on the Edwards Bloggers: Flaming Hypocrites in the Media (What a shock!)

MUST READ: Don't just buy good companies, sell bad ones (Christian Science Monitor)

Webb ‘Very Worried’ Bush’s Iran Provocations

Early Wednesday TOONS

Waxman Scores MSM Homerun with Hearings on Iraq Contracting (Halliburton/Blackwater)

Something happing here...

For a change, Joe Lieberman should be commended on one thing

5 words bring Dr. Laura almost to tears on Fox news- the bubble bursts!

Women thrown out of (New Zealand) bar for dance floor kiss

Need help rebutting a letter to the editor

Tweety's "outraged" by the Libby Trial info...

Gardasil's safety compared to placebo may be exaggerated.

Is Libby going to jail? Can he take Cheney with him?

The Coming Air Assault on Iran

Rightwing Blogger Standards Will Get Almost Every GOP Staffer Fired

About that Bush Family Ranch in Paraguay...

America Weakly

Dirty old man Poppy Bush pats Teri Hatcher on the butt

Worse Than Falwell

CNN Champions Pelosi Smear, Covers False Washington Times Story Six Days Straight

McCain Courts Armageddon Advocate

New files uploaded at Fitz site

I stand with my gay Brothers and Sisters.

What aircraft was provided to Tom Delay when he was majority leader? anybody know?



The next round of military conscription:

Only 13 percent of Repugs in Congress believe human activity causes global warming....

A Message to Chris Matthews (aka "Tweety Bird")

Chris Matthews: Bush's F#&!*N Ranch!

Cuba:Episcopalians Have First Woman Bishop

The CBS poll re: Nancy Pelosi wanting a bigger jet...

At Libby Trial, Russert of NBC Gives and Gets

Over 800 contractors (mercenaries) killed in Iraq since war began

Vote in DailyKos Pres. Strawpoll

Blackwater hearings repeat on cspan now!

Cool job working for NC Democratic Party

The SOA 16 | Valerie Fillenwarth: "And so, I join my voice to all those crying out for justice."

How much money did Paul Bremer "lose" in cash?

Meet W Bush's Uncle Bucky (It's all in the family)

My entry in the DU Stupid Question of the Day contest:

WTF ??? - GOP Senators Opposing Troop Buildup Call Stalemate Over Resolutions 'Unacceptable'

NYT editorial: Bush's "sham" budget is a "smokescreen" for making his tax cuts permanent

MD: Morality Doctor

News of the slightly unusual - Students using internet chat lingo in class

CNN Breaking; 3 officers, 2 civilians indicted in Iraq $$ laundering

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Jonathan Turley: "Everything ends up at Dick Cheney’s desk"

Gates: $700 billion price tag for WOT is much lower than it should be

UH OH! Pentagon turned down Pelosi's request for big plane!


The Surprising Borrowing Habits of the Rich

Here's an article about my work on cystic fibrosis!

How the US sent $12bn in cash to Iraq. And watched it vanish (picture)

Divine Strake resolution fast-tracked (Re: I don't want to breathe radioactive dust)

"Go Smoke Pot And Then Go Get A Drug Test At Your Family Doctor"

FYI - Ralph Nader guest tonite on TDS

Lengthy Rawstory article on the idea of a new Church Committee

GULIANI - Why shouldn't people vote for the "hero of 9/11"?

Democrats can cut funding for the war without filibuster via reconcilation

Gore 270, Bush 269??? Florida doesnt matter?

Obama is living in la-la land (thinks he can agree to a truce with repukes to use public financing)

poppy kisses and pats terri hatcher on the ass

Webb ‘Very Worried’ Bush’s Iran Provocations ‘Might Set Something Off In There’

(TOON) Steve Bell on the Friendly Fire video

What is poor, middle class and rich?

****Questions Americans Need To Answer****

Hey DU - see what happens when you live near a chemical plant!

I myself was shocked when it occurred, but why are The Black Water Families...

It's not YOUR body, it's all of OURS - and that ain't gonna change (but will get worse)

Group Invites Sex Offender To Lead Church Retreat

ACLU: Act Now To Restore Due Process-sign petition to the Senate

HAHA! A 'christian' Right group joins the RW sites that block DU

Americablog has a good summary of the attack on Edwards

"It's not inconceivable that Hillary Clinton could raise $500 MILLION by the '08 election."

My LTTE was published today-a DU challenge to you all

WP page-one bombshell: 7 GOP Senators will "use every means" to ensure Iraq debate

Tweety, Libby, Fineman and Cheney - a serious question

It's been posted...

During the Clinton years, there was some military person who made a stink

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

What happens to emotionally handicapped children when they grow up?

Chris Matthews and Fascism

The Nation: Will China Choke on U.S. Dollars?

Is the United State Threatened by Terrorism?

Improved tactics in downing helicopters important factor in guerrilla victories over major powers

Irving's Ghost (Plame Thread #15)

Great Upton Sinclair quote:

Memo to Iraqi refugees: you don't have to go home, but you can't stay here.

Norquist: Bush’s Advisers Telling Him ‘Invade Iran. Then Everyone Will See How Smart We Are’

Should we extradite Pfc. Lozano to Italy to stand trial for potential war crimes?

Reforming the Free market

Libby Tapes will be played on MSNBC

What I don't get about the crazy-lady astronaut,

Hello My Love,

STAMP OUT ESCALATION: Printable letters to Senators HERE!

So, it that advertisement wasn't offensive...

10 reasons why gay marriage is wrong

Hey Bremer, Where did the 363 tons of CA$H Go?

It seems 494,928 voter records in Florida have disappeared!

Kerry Kicks Ass at Climate Change Hearing

About shooting down helicopters...

please sign the petition to free Gary Tyler!

Can anyone tell me just what in the hell has Guliani done?

Caption this Pat Robertson pic

Dig the reasoning of this freeper re: why the crazy astronaut is in the news...

The most successfull political candidate since 1960

If you were at a protest of a corporation that had hired undocumented workers

Fitzgerald Posts Libby Grand Jury Materials on Website

I'm so tired of opinion

Pentagon FINALLY reporting what DUers have dissed me on for YEARS

Report: 120 North Korean political prisoners escape

CHIEF COUNSEL To Cmtee That Probed Nixon-Wants BUSH Law-Breaking PROBE

No M&Ms nor MilkyWays nor Skittles nor Snickers nor Starbursts nor Twix...

Why the definition of marriage should NOT be redefined here's the deal. I don't want to breathe radioactive dust.

Waxman Reads First Halliburton/KBR E-Mail (of Many to Come) into the Record...

Though Not Charged, Cheney At Center Of Trial - MSNBC

Chris Hedges: The Christian Right's War on America

Student Sues UMass Over Philosophy Grade

Caption (cowboy) * and Laura - pics

Calling H20 Man and the DU Plameologists! "Shuster, Fineman or Issikoff...Which?

Michigan Young Republican leader indicted for rape, kidnapping, intimidation

The Guardian 2006: 'Iraq was awash in cash. We played football with bricks of $100 bills'

What exactly does a paid blogger do and are they here also on DU?

The awful truth: Why Nancy Pelosi needs high security military transport.

Robertson: Too much plastic surgery gives people "Oriental" eyes

Your comments? "Let George Do it" from The Smirking contributor Stephen Fleischman

Just saw "Flags of our Fathers" WOW MUST SEE

Special Prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald - pics

More hetero thoughts inspired from the Snickers commercial

How are you going to watch the upcoming Impeachment hearings?

"From Tourists to Tumbleweeds"...Crawford, TX...sales falling with ratings.

Impeachment hearings: The White House prepares for the worst

Even in a catastrophe, republics are assholes

Raw Story: Pentagon Inspector General to release investigation into Office of Special Plans

Astonished and speechless - email from an old H.S. friend

The Guardian's frontpage story on Waxman's hearing on Tuesday

"We Do Use Books That Call Jews Apes..."

Moderators - Can we move snickers, etc. to a "Shiny Object of the Day" forum?

What's with all the nit-picking lately?

You know what I find offensive?

What do you do with a teenager you discover has been visiting porn sites?

Watada Court-Martial Ends in Mistrial

Three takes on depleted uranium: BBC 2001, a US general 2002, and CNN 2007.

If this is true, Edwards is toast.



Do the Iraqi people have a right to resist foreign invaders?

CREW's Latest Report reveals 25 Most Corrupt Members of the Bush Administration

"My name is Bessie, I am 94 years old and still homeless"

The "Cervical Cancer" Vaccine: Good For Merck, Bad For US Women!

Vanity Fair: Bush: The ISG report is a "flaming turd"

Libby Testimony Ties Bush, Cheney to Leak Plot

Hiroshima, the pictures they didn't want us to see

Will you stand up for Human Rights for the Homeless & send this report to your Senators & Rep?

Your favorite Giuliani links/stories/quotes here:

You Will Meet a Handsome Stranger

Cyd Zeigler Jr. of (gay sports website) on the Snickers ad

Delusion Destroys Democracy

Is John Edwards The Next Howard Dean? Debate the article, laugh at the typo

STAMP OUT ESCALATION: Printable letters to Senators HERE...

GOP Views Clinton As Virtually Unbeatable...

Widow of Navy pilot sues Raytheon (malfunction, friendly fire death)

"More American troops were killed in combat in Iraq over the past four months"

Pentagon Reports Omit Non-Combat Injuries (AP)

VIDEO: john perkins author of "confessions of an economic hitman"

Thanks to christian conservative republicans the Klan is on the rise

"Expect the worst in Iraq"...a sobering assesment.

McCain's Support-The-Bush Iraq Resolution

Richardson: Former Clinton donors backing him, vows to run clean campaign

Obama's Indonesian school, in posh district of Jakarta, still smarts at radical madrasa label

I love Pat Oliphant!

Reading this essay will take your minds off the 2008 election

Senate is on Session and Jeff Sessions is whaling away right now.

The messages that Democrats and other anti-war activists need to get out

Phil & Phil the Baloney Bros. graced Wash. Journal this morning

Study: Feds Chase Dems More than GOPers

"Why America was nuked!"

Moving Tribute to Alexander Fuller (soldier killed in Iraq; expectant wife)

I just heard some great new!!!

Did Gonzo ever get back to Leahy on Arar (Canadian tortured)?

Bush's Truman Show

Robert Parry: Will the Dems Finally Play Hardball?

Turn on Rep. Ron Paul on CSPAN

Senate GOP approves *'s "Thelma and Louise" surge plan

Gary Bauer.

"Dubya"? Hell, he's down to less than a thirdya.

John Kerry Stands With Iraqi War Vets Against Bush Escalation

DailyKos straw poll: vote for your favorite Presidential candidate NOW

The Most Offensive Thing I've Ever Read - Dinesh D'souza

My e-mail was just read by Cafferty on CNN...

Breaking: John Edwards caves on blogger: Fires Amanda of Pandagon

In GOP presidential race, McCain slips; Giuliani gains luster

what if we made the '08 elections non-binding?

Schuster with update on Libby/Russert testimony MSRNC up in a moment

Wal-Mart teams with others to end America's health care crisis

Where the hell is the outrage from Democrats...

Cenk Uygur: Democrats Should Force the Republicans to Physically Filibuster

Just one DU'ers Experience about Edwards & Clinton Folks Support for Saddam Removal and Iraq War

Contractors: Corporate Welfare on Steroids

My plea for widespread support of Kucinich for our 2008 president elect.

Saying "The Country Wants.....A Little Bit Of Fascism," On Imus Matthews

No one should be running for president

Speaker Suspects White House in Plane Flap

Why the Democrats won’t save us: Clinton, Edwards and Obama call for striking Iran

"I don't think anyone can stop her. She's unstoppable — she's got such a machine."

08 elections criteria - who was born the poorest?

Richardson's Speech at DNC Winter Meetings (youtube)

Arkansas Democratic Party chairman wants to work for Clark or HRC campaign.

Pot growing moves to suburbs---------marijuana McMansions'

Media Matters going after Malkin for her role in the Edwards blogger thing.

senators Boxer, & Inhofe and the EPA libraires.-----testy exchange

Feingold doesn't go far enough

Tom DeLay rails on Giuliani and McCain, says Clinton likely to become president

Hypocrisy allows Bush to meet with right-wing hate-mongers

Senator Reid hires Hollywood attorney

7 GOP senators change their minds on Iraq debate (kinda)

For conservative columnist Jonah Goldberg, Iraq risk was worth a $1,000 bet

Do we have a thread on NYT article on John Edwards problems

Shuttered souvenir shops reflect Bush’s low ratings - Sheehan part of the "blame"

ARG poll: McCain leads GOP in NH. Romney surges to tie Giuliani in 2nd place.

Hillary: If you don’t like her don’t vote for her.

Giuliani speaking fees, businesses draw scrutiny (major Chicago Trib story)

HRC pulling away from the pack....

We can't let the right wing define us anymore. We won't win doing that.

all enemies - foreign and domestic

U.S. troop casualties, 7 days into February:

NYT: Allied With Democrats, Lieberman Easily Aligns With Republicans

Giuliani Is In and Becomes the Immediate GOP Favorite

Will no one ever refute this stupidity?

Maybe the Duck Isn’t So Lame

5-Day Work Week is Just Too Much Work, Lawmakers whine....

Norquist: Bush’s Advisers Telling Him ‘Invade Iran. Then Everyone Will See How Smart We Are’

Anyone who says that the GOP wants Hillary to run...

What bloggergate says about the movement

It's the STUPIDITY, Stupid!

Hillary is the least "smearable" of all of our candidates

So, Matthews says he's "hearing" that Repugs are pushing for Hillary and

George Lakoff's "Thinking Points" is available

Scooter Libby and the Media Debacle - Fitzgerald did what the Press is supposed to do

Greg Amendment. It transfers the power of the purse from the Congress to the President.

The Rude Pundit: Hey, Connecticut, Thanks For Lieberman

If this isn't true about Edwards his Campaign needs to get on it ASAP!

Jeez Tucker - the next time you want to discuss whether Obama's church's "Black Values System"

did you know the dems gave Kucinich the cold shoulder

****New Orleans blogger: John Edwards used New orleans as a Photo-Op****

Heads up! Ralph Nader on The Daily Show tonight! (coming up)

NYT op-ed: Gloria Steinem on the wrong, divisive question about Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton

All three of these men can't be wrong. Maybe we should think about it.

Maxine WATERS on Hardball- Wes CLARK has been warning Congress on BUSH & IRAN

Democrat Edwards offers universal health care plan