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Archives: February 8, 2007

Why Hugo Chávez was given more authority

McDermott: Is Iran Bush's Laos or Cambodia?

Work Visas May Work Against the U.S.

Houston Chronicle op ed: Chavez as Castro? It's not that simple in Venezuela

Amy Goodman: Bang pots and pans for Molly Ivins

Disaster Capitalists and what the future looks like because of them

Joe Conason: Role of the Big Guys is Becoming Clear in the Plame Case (Truthdig)

Well lookee who jumped onto the MSNBC bashing bandwagon

The Fallacy of Superior Technology

Robert Fisk:Iraqi insurgents offer peace in return for US concessions

Election '08 - Who's Up? Who's Down? Who Cares?

Lawyers for 3 Gitmo detainees Slam Rules

Spain's Aznar admits there were no WMDs in Iraq-- seeds forgiveness

The Nation: The Rich Get Greedier

Ellen Goodman: Political Climate Change Needed (Truthdig)

'Floodgates of Fraud' Reporting to Open at Spy Satellite Agency

How Congress Helped End the Vietnam War

Marjorie Cohn: Watada Beats the Government

President Bush insists that Iran is fueling insurgents in Iraq, does intelligence back him up?

Maher Arar Saga Not Over Yet

Unconscionable Ad Hysterics

BLOODWEISER PRESENTS: DICK AND DUBYA, ‘REAL MEN OF EVIL GENIUS’

The Case for Impeachment: Censorship, Burying Facts, and Criminal Negligence

US Doesn't Sign Ban on Disappearances

Weapons that aren't ready dot Bush's war budget

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

Panel: Few Changes in Asylum Procedures (AP)

Blumenthal: The Pentagon's not-so-little secret (preparing for failure in Iraq)

Cheney Doesn't Share

Vegetarian Is the New Prius

Heating a house on $2 a day (corn pellet furnace, DE)

A very critical analysis of biofuels

First All-Polymer, Do-It-Yourself Solar Hot Water System

Generation Homes and REC Solar Partner on Solar Communities

'Doomsday' vault design unveiled (BBC)

EU to get tough on 'green crimes' (BBC)

UK wind power hits key milestone (BBC) {2 GW}

Mobiles switch on with biofuels (BBC) {in India}

Wood-based Ethanol Plant Slated for Georgia

The New Atlantis - The Hydrogen Hoax - Robert Zubrin

PVOne to Develop Largest PV Array in Florida

Oregon Lawmaker Wants to Ban Burning (grass seed field stubble)

New York State to sue Exxon Mobil over spill - Reuters

On the Climate Change Beat, Doubt Gives Way to Certainty

Norway Falls From #3 To #5 Among World's Oil Producers In 2006, Says Energy Minister - Bloomberg

Lucas County (OH) takes 'green' initiative; wood chips, corn to augment gas

Hurricane reasearch flights grounded (NOAA)

Analysis-China CDM growth not enough to tackle emission rise - Reuters

Texas Baptists To Oppose Gov. Goodhair's Big Coal Plant Plan - AP

John Howard Refuses To Consider Ending Or Limiting Coal Exports

EU eyes global-warming rule for cars

Exurbs hardest hit in recent housing slump

Nuclear plans in chaos as Iran leader flounders

Mansfield (CT) Goes Solar

(Colorado renewable) Energy standard renewed, doubled

Texas issues lease for geothermal energy

Connecticut Program Enhances Solar PV Rebate Program

Japan says trying to prevent rare-whale deaths - Reuters

Syrian President vows to keep supporting Hezbollah, Hamas

Israel still top recipient of US foreign aid

Peretz: Israel does not intend to escalate situation in north

PM to Beckett: Enact legislation nixing IDF officers' arrest in U.K.

Palestinian factions agree on key cabinet posts

Press questions Jerusalem repairs

Palestinian breakthrough on unity government

France calls for UN debate on IDF-Lebanon clash

Fatah and Hamas sign deal on unity govermnent

Carter Enters Lions' Den

Fatah, Hamas reach agreement

Bush's Dilemma: Iran vs. Israel

Palestinian Deal Troubles U.S.

Left-wing Critics of Israel Launch Blog To Combat Alleged Intimidation

Jimmy Carter's heart of dorkiness

Noted Arab Citizens Call on Israel to Shed Jewish Identity

British Jews break away from 'pro-Israeli' Board of Deputies

Worldwide events mark ‘Israeli Apartheid Week’

Irshad Manji: Modern Israel is a far cry from old South Africa

Israel Intensifies Flights Over Lebanon Border

Wolfowitz Speech at West Point, June 2001

Democracy Now! updates 9/11 Israelis cheering/tracking the hijackers

What can anyone tell me about the BOX PLOT?

Estevez To Play CIA Mastermind In Stone's Post-9/11 Movie

Counterpunch & DemocracyNow: What did Israel Know in Advance of the 9/11 Attacks?

911 Conspiracists and Selective Skepticism - 9 min vid.

Paper trail needed for electronic ballots, Nelson to sponser bill in Senate

MANUAL-COUNT ELECTIONS vs. ELECTRONIC-COUNT ELECTIONS (our Freinds to the north)

Dann, Brunner clean house of Blackwell lawyers

Election Reform, Fraud and Related News, Thursday, 2/8/07

Holts HR 811, where is it?

If we can't trust electronic voting, why should we trust electronic registration? Just asking...

Bluejersey dot net.....My review of Holts new & improved HR550, I mean HR 811

AP: Senator Wants Probe Into Fla. Election (Feinstein)

Brunner questions Blackwell staff bonuses

Congressional Progressive Caucus policy statement and position on Iraq

NYT: Allied With Democrats, Lieberman Easily Aligns With Republicans

Venezuela demands prosecution of Cuban activist in the US

AP: Cuba Deports Top Colombian Drug Suspect

Reuters: U.S. asks Congress for $3.9 billion for Colombia

AP: Iraq's Deputy Health Minister Detained

Distrust Hinders FBI In Outreach to Muslims

Veterans Group Speaks Out on War

Alliance split over Iran nuclear defiance

AP: New York, D.C. lose anti-terror funding (new GAO finding)

Top Iraqi official held in raid

Extra troops plea for Afghanistan

NYT: Interior Dept. Gets Reprieve on Its Decision on Bald Eagle

Four Marines killed; Iraq official held

Obama to Seek FEC Ruling on Financing

Rice Disputes Claim of Iranian Overture

Car bomb south of Baghdad kills 10, wounds scores

U.S. forces raid govt ministry building in Iraq (arrest Deputy Minister)

Lawyer Charged In Rape At GOP Event Here

Blackwater link costs Halliburton, Army reclaims $20 million charge

ABC announces Democratic, Republican debate series (Aug. in Iowa)

EU eyes global-warming rule for cars

Senate Panel Backs Negroponte

Coburn might spurn re-election

Ag Secretary grilled on farm bill

Gunmen kill 14 men in Iraqi family massacre

Bush Seeks Public-Private Funding Boost for Parks

Lawyers to Question Russert Credibility

Lawmaker says keep Lam on inquiry (Rahm Emmanuel plays a good card!)

AP: China hands out accord at (North Korean) nuclear talks

Iraq War Town Hall Forum

MSNBC: GOP bristles at Pelosi desire for Air Force plane (What's the scoop here!?)

Iraqi VP says police help prevent food, medicine from reaching Sunnis

WaPo: 7 GOP Senators Back War Debate

Defense tries to undercut Russert's Credibility

Landis agrees not to ride again in France this year

Health official arrest violates Iraqi sovereignty-Minister (al-Maliki was not informed in advance)

All at sea (Sea Shepherd leaving Antarctic waters)

Another explosion at KC chemical plant

Marine 'congratulated' men for murder of Iraqi civilian: witness

Toyota sweats U.S. labor costs

Oh, my god. Anna Nicole Smith is dead

Eric Von Schmidt, guitarist, painter, early 60's folk legend, dead at 75

Reuters: Iran says identifies, detains U.S., Israeli spies

(Lawyers for) Libby to question Russert credibility

Dems tell Hagel (R-Ne): GOP blew chance for war vote (OWH)

Judge Dismisses Contractor Fraud Charge

WP: English Flap Sticks at Cheesesteak Shop

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday February 8

Pentagon: Pre-war intelligence was legit (inappropriate but not illegal)

Feinstein seeks probe of Florida voting machines

Iraq approves $41b budget

AP: 2 French police face pre-riot charges

Study raises hope for Rett syndrome cure

India Optimistic Gas Deal With Iran Moving Forward / VOA

Insurgents Targeting U.S. Helicopters

Katrina victims sue U.S. over failed floodwalls

Senate Panel Reacts to Attorney Firings

Lou Dobbs on CNN

Britain calls for EU ban on seal products; Cdn cull 'disturbing'

Israel, U.S. begin discussions on renewal of foreign aid package

Edwards Keeping Controversial Bloggers

Tuskegee's ghosts: Fear hinders black marrow donation

Baghdad security sweep nets top official (55 killed in violence)

Dismissal Sought In Prophet Cartoon Case (France)

AP: Army Corps Hit With New Katrina Lawsuit (Neighborhood Residents)

Waxman Raps Coast Guard's Upgrade Effort

Reuters: Four U.S. Marines killed in Iraq

WP: Official's Key Report On Iraq Is Faulted

Rice grilled over unproven allegations against Iran

Toyota sweats U.S. labor costs (INTERNAL REPORT: Slow the pay growth by 2011)

Gunmen kill 3 illegal immigrants in Ariz

Romney to announce presidential bid

AP: Michigan Ruling Alarms Gay Rights Advocates

Democrats Weigh Plan to Clear Out Gitmo

Federal Regulations Threaten Patient Access to Prescription Drugs Says NCPA

U.S. airstrike kills 13 west of Baghdad - military

Officials report sixth helicopter downing in Iraq(private security firm from 1/31 )

Richardson: U.S. must cut N-weapons as part of global leadership

Syria blames US for 'humanitarian catastrophe' in Iraq

President Bush's Job Performance Continues to be Viewed Negatively (Harris Poll 32%)

Al Qaeda plans “major operations” in the Gulf

US soldier killed in attack in northern Iraq (Thrus)

AP: Military Judge Refuses To Dismiss Officer's Abu Ghraib Charges (Only Officer Charged In Scandal)

CREW Files Second Complaint Against Living Word Christian Center

Rep. Gary Miller (R-Calif.) defends self to colleagues

Ga. to Stop Adding Kids to Health Plan

Colombian court grants rights to gay couples

DHS Last in Job Satisfaction Survey -- 'Recipe for Disaster,' Says Rep. Price

Records: NYPD held GOP protesters longer (protesters at Republican Nat'l convention)

(North Dakota) Employee microchip tracking bill discussed

Bush White House Guest Was Indicted N.J. Attorney

White House defends Pelosi access to Air Force transport plane

White House treads carefully on Iraq

U.S. airstrike on rebels reportedly kills civilians (at least 45)

McClatchy: Pentagon office produced `alternative' intelligence on Iraq

McClatchy: Corruption, incompetence plague Iraqi forces, reporter finds

Reuters: Poll shows Arabs dislike Bush

Iranian leader threatens broad retaliation if attacked

All Iraq's neighbours 'are fuelling conflict' (Bush admin wants focus on Iran)

AP: (Alberto) Gonzales Tours Argentine Jewish Center

Sea Shepherd Searches for Two Missing Crewmembers

(AP) Pentagon: Pre-war intelligence was legit

CNN: Sergeant at Arms: I requested larger plane, not Pelosi

Bush plans Latin America tour

AP: Venezuela to Nationalize Power Company

NYT/Reuters: Gov. Bill Richardson Lobbies for U.N. Troops Into Darfur

Breaking: Anna Nicole Smith Has Died.....she is DEAD!

Is It Time for a New Tax on Energy? (Yes) (WSJ economist survey)

Supporters Push Gore to Run in 2008

GOP Rep. warns Bush if border patrol agents die 'there's going to be some kind of impeachment'

U.S. says autism rate about 1 in 150

Iran says tests missiles able to sink "big warships"

Bloggers hired by Edwards criticized for posts that criticize Catholicism

Japanese Whaling Fleet Forced to Run from Sea Shepherd

Pics!

How do you know if you have pneumonia?

I'm so disappointed in you, DU

Kauai, pt II PICS (dial up!):

in colonial times

A good DUer could use some support. Please go here:

My heart sinks, just a little, tonight

so, I've been in the studio for the last four days

Does anyone else dislike the Views counter?

soy soy soy soy

The IRS wants us to be in debt forever.

G'night, Lounge.

Chicks gave me cooties!

In honor of the local playhouse that renamed the Vagina Monologues the Hoohah Monologues...

Is africam working for you?

Non-sexual question about the penis.

Dream interpretation question:

NOW I'm happy. Thank you mods and DUers.

Is this Wii ad being shown on TV?

Here's a stunner

Federline's commercial was the final straw

Milkman Run Over By His Own Van After It Was Stolen - Credits Beer Belly For Saving His Life

Mike Tyson Checks Himself Into Rehab

No matter what you say in this thread, I will not reply.

Firemen Rescue Already-Rescued Victims, Destroy Wrong Car

Ice art in WV (Pic)

Celtics should change their name to Smelltics.

I rented "The last picture show" tonight

Inspired by SeattleGirl:

Had to take the kid back to school - it was still 2 degrees!

has anyone tried soy candles?

Changing to non-dominant hand for the computer mouse

Cowboys hire Wade Phillips as head coach.

Are the internets slow for anybody else, or is it just my place of employment?

it's been 7+ years since i Last did my civic duty of juryism

Malaysia To Offer College Courses In Toilet Management

I want to thank you all for your support yesterday

Poll question: Who Here Has Touched (The Privates Of) Someone Famous?

ETOH and driving do not mix.

Overturned Lawnmower Traps Worker Underwater

I just learned how the word "fiend" is pronounced.

How do you get photos into your sig line?

Nightline has turned into an absolutely crappy show.

Woman Buys Sled - Ties It To Truck Bumper - Hits Tree At 25mph - Holpitalized

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Mother Gave Teenage Son A Gun To Take Revenge After He Was Beaten Up At School

No heat on the train this morning.

Bridegroom & 15 Wedding Guests Die When Truck Plunges Off Of Cliff

We invited a bunch of people to our house... and they ALL accepted!

So you're sitting down to dine at a fast food restaurant...

Would you wear a pair of underwear more than one day?

Thieves Steal 36 Sex Toys, 18 Tubs Of Chocolate Body Paint & 12 Blow-Up Dolls

One of the most beautiful songs EVER: Was (Not Was) - Where Did Your Heart Go?

What does 'derfed' mean?

foam board!

"How I Got Rid of my Moobs"

This hide-a-thread thing is FUN!

NYC cabbie, tipped 30 cents, returns bag full of diamond rings.

Amazon's List Of Gifts You Probably SHOULDN'T Give For Valentine's Day

If you had to spend eternity in a comic book, what would it be?

N.H. Men Charged With Stealing Urine

YouTube: Jack Bauer Takes On Aqua Teen Hunger Force!

Is anybody else having one of those weeks where you just want to hide ?

Go to your inbox and post your Top 10 PM subject lines.

Honestly, why do we feel the need to down mass quantities of intoxicating liquids?

I voted for Lieberman. Twice. In one year. I need forgiveness.

Investigators Say Sex May Have Sunk Ship

Don't forget: "Survivor" starts tonight!

Free The Ozzfest Two!

What happened to the Africa cam?

Honestly, why do we feel the need to down other states?

The looming imperialist threat of Alton Brown

Time for......Send a DU'er a random PM

I don't feel good : (

CRAMPS

Is it possible to get a cold in your.........

Where would you move?

I have six boxes of Ritz-a-laying in my cupboard

what are you all planning to eat for lunch?

"It didn't take Elton long" email I just received

Do I spend too much time on here?

Once upon a time there was a man

Wanted: The fillings from your fucking teeth! But only gold ones. And only 14K or above.

OMG! that Heidi chick on CNN!!! someone needs to do *something*...

just a little *RANT*

Anna Nicole dead; will this have effect on calls for impeachment?

Congratulations karynnj!! 15,000 posts

Who do you think should perform 'The Mangina Monologues'

Do you like sweaty men?

[SLAM] Quick! Help me move that dresser up against the door! GD's gone crazy and headed this way!

You know what? Aimee Mann is really good.

I think Griffin O'Neal (Ryan O'Neal's son) killed Anna Nicole Smith

Well, I finally said it. GD should not treat the lounge as a dumping grounds for its bad threads

Any jazzers here who live in the San Francisco area?

Today the word "group" looks fundamentally misspelled to me

A Photoshop Request (To People Who Don't Like payton manning):

To Anna "Nickers" Smith, may your news cycle be short

this list makes me want to cry

Oh damn. Britney Spears breaks up. (Anybody else not really surprised?)

doop

Is this the lounge?

dupe

Lou Dobbs on CNN

~ HooHaa Monologue ~

If you are in college now

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 2/8/2007)

I have touched DOZENS of famous people inappropriately!

Do any of you own anything made in the bowels of hell?

Congratulations ProSense!! 15,000 posts

Anna Nicole Smith Found Unresponsive In Florida Hotel Room

Please tell me, is it wrong for me to have belching contests with my parrot?

Is Josh Groban a Human Sedative?

I made someone very happy.

Anna Nicole dead; was she .......'Wellstoned'?

Cross your sevens/cross your z's

I had a bleeding skin tag on my chest frozen today.

I know I know, no more ANS threads, but this is *fucked up*

When it's my time I hope your drinks have ice in them

CONFESS!!!! What dirty lil secret would keep you from being a DU moderator

I'm watching Frankenfish on SciFi

You know, rightwingers lie a lot. Why? Why do they need to lie?

A new chicken

This is not an Anna Nicole Smith thread. This is a sloppy news-writing thread.

who has the baby??

When it's my time, I hope you're nice to me

"Scrubs" thread!

Anyone know anything about these investment companies that will buy your house for cash?

D*mn, my wiener dog is giving me "the look", she wants to go outside....

Shameful....

You can't be an environmentalist if you have a child/children.

Thanks, I'll pass

ASN's life and death are a sad commentary on modern american society.

Does Anyone Else Have CRSS?

Limbaugh On The Super Bowl: "They're dumping on Grossman because he is white."

Aw hell......my dad got put into hospice care today.

DU computer nerds - can I get some help please?

I'm watching MTV's "Juvies"

if someone is buggin you on an airplane...

Do not jump down my throat - but why is it when DU is doing a Mod drive

i think i'll pack it in and buy a pick-up

you know, this is still the best place to hang on the Internet

DU Brats check in here!

Welcome to DU State Television. Who gets purged, and why?

Okay, so why do people have hair?

Shame on USA Today:

Official Lounge Looser Role Call Thread #2! It lives!

The "Hoohaa" Monologues

Just for the record, I don't give a shit about Anna Nicole Smith dead or alive.

Has anyone ever PM'd you to tell you they were putting you on ignore?

Two huge pictures and a sigline

"Scrubs" fans, WHAT A SHOCKER WITH JD *SPOILER ALERT*

Ever almost posted something that would have gotten you tombstoned?

Sirius Satellite Radio pisses me off.

In case there was any doubt Ron Artest is a worthless human being

I'm going to the opera tonight and my boss is into Goth.

Overall, which is better?

Damn, it is almost bed time.

Who here has been touched ( inappropriately ) by someone famous?

A diversion from nastiness: let's discuss the allure of a pool of gelatinized SPAM fat!

Rank your favorite music genres/styles

DU is having PMS.

Please send me your good wishes,prayers or good mojo. I may lose my job...

*******MILESTONES*******

No disrespect intended. Is possible that ANS's daughter has a better chance in life

Weird, just weird (re Anna Nicole)

You are all invited to the Midlo pity party.

Permit me to mope a little?

Back from a looooooooong break. Howdy :)

When Bush finally leaves office...

Tender Mercies... what a great movie.

(Stupid Limey question) Was Ohio ever in the Confederacy?

What qualities or traits do you think make a person an asshole?

Any fans here of artists formerly on the Shimmy-Disc label?

Whose freshly-dug grave will DU piss on next week?

IS there a worse state to Live in besides MIchigan?

Why do people reply to a thread with "Who Cares?"

Is it necessary?

Ozzy Steps Up to Bat for Fans: Free Tix

Would you rather have a caring transexual or

Nasty pain, mood swings, nausea, so I go to the doc

Britiney Spears breaks up with herself !

What's Your Favorite Impression by Jim Ward from the Stephanie Miller Show?

Spray-paint artist produces complete painting in under 9 minutes:

I raise a glass to one of my sisters that has passed.

Okay lounge, show me what you've got. Good thoughts and wishes and HURRY!

Johnny Cash lyrics post in honor of Anna Nichole Smith

So - Whose passing has been uglier here at DU?

Anna Nicole Smith has died.

Let's face it... after four years on DU... I've worn out my welcome

So, if I put on a penis enlargment patch & a nicotine patch

Who should live in the Chagos Islands?

I must have written and then deleted this 15 times by now...

Any body watching the IFC channel, there is a interesting movie called Last NIght.

Who was born the year you graduated high school?

Whatever you thought of Anna Nicole - she was beautiful!

Dumbest Freeper truck I saw today.

Rachel Ray having Laura Bush on her show--WTF?

Now THIS is finger painting...

Show me your Birthday Stats

Ugh. Anna died. Someone cried.

Do you do something that reflects your cultural heritage?

Wanna post a song that makes you happy and puts you in a good mood?

I have seven boxes of Triscuits in my cupboard.

Help with a Name!

My 85-year-old Grandfather fell yesterday

Anthony Bourdain blogs about Food network personalites.

I'm depressed about Valentine's Day this year

Enough Anna and Snickers lets have some fun! How about a picture thread???

Who knows how long I've loved you

Official Lounge Loser Role Call Thread #2! It lives!

Lend a hand to a young couple...

Scientology Critic Keith Henson Arrested After 6 Years

Crisis in the Polish Church

In 2011, what will the breakdown of American religious identification look like?

One problem I always had with some Christian churches I’ve been to

AlterNet: Ammunition for Atheists

Putting the Jesus Puzzle Together in 12 Easy Pieces

Wanna Bet Richard Dawkins Gets Pushed Off Zahn Tonight Due To ANS?

What would convince you to change your religious or non-religious position?

I have a new signature line that i wanted to share with the glbt community at DU

NOW it has hit the big time: Landover Baptist Church

NB-GAY

Congressman: Maybe We Need A Platoon Of Lesbians...

The Case of Donnie Davies and 'God Hates Fags'

Landis agrees not to ride in'07 tour de France

Landis agrees not to ride again in France this year

Wade Phillips, new Cowboys coach....

why is Ohio State ranked ahead of Wisconsin?

Cyndy Green and her Spirit Fairs

Larry Scott has the first VA hearings up on pod cast

Kerry Says Bush Playing Politics with Climate Science is “George Orwell at it’s Best”

Kerry interview this hour on NPR

Sidney Blumenthal in Salon: The Pentagon's not-so-little secret

Story about Firefighters Union prez endorsements -- nice and painful to read

Some startling statistics

OT, but some truth

Another Hearing of note: Electronic Voting Machines (Feb 7)

Kerry and Inslee join Conservation groups in Global Warming lawsuit.

Dodd Led Q4 Fundraising

DailyKos diary to rec and comment -- Setadeadline

Diary.

Anyone here subscribe to "The Daily News of Newburyport"?

SFRC: Condi

Keep an eye

A "wait and see" on candidates

LIBBY TRIAL 2.7.07: Russert on the Stand

Bill Moyers: For America's Sake

Bill Moyer :What's Wrong with Big Media

Blocking Debate

Bart Gordon, Patrick McHenry and Barney Frank on De Plane

Hubert Humphrey 1968 Political TV ad...

Neil Young and Crazy Horse- Blowin' in the Wind

Winning hearts and minds...(caution: graphic!)

Tell Republicans To Stop The Filibuster

Democracy Now! Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation - Truth Revealed...

Refuting Evolution (from HBO's Friends of God)

Who wants to go in with me to purchase a little Formula 401?

Iran said to assemble two uranium units

Whenever I attempt................

Wonkette: Bush doesn't listen to CFR either

A day in the life of a liberal

Did you see the Waxman hearing on cspan? B;ackwater testifying.

Cheney, on his own, operates with Bush's approval, but outside view of Bush aides

911 Press For Truth Screening, Sat- Ft. Lauderdale wth Producer Kyle Hence and Rawstory's Larisa

When will the Illegal Iraq Occupation End?

Being kicked in the nads is more popular than bush

Obama Off and Running. From the Politico.

2 Republicans and a Toady

My Pondering

A Fistful of Contractors

"W. and Us"-Dallas Observer 2/07/2007

Bush slashes aid to the poor to boost Iraq war chest

Giuliani speaking fees draw scrutiny

Wow! digby on what Russert didn't tell the public and why. Not a pretty picture...

Watching CSPAN WJ this morning with Rep. Kendrick Meek. All of the Repig callers....

What are some of the weirdest or stupidest "isms" you have heard of?

Video of Bush Kissing Condi on the lips!!

Buried on p.18 in WaPO: "Rice Denies Seeing Iranian Proposal in '03"

Pelosi and House Science & Tech Cmte hear from IPCC Report authors

good morning everyone

"Christians for Social Justice" launches smear site against Barack Obama

Sinclair

Iraq's deputy health minister detained

I now hold a public office.

FYI: MSNBC A daily synopsis of the I. Lewis 'Scooter' Libby perjury and obstruction trial.

Crawford, Texas sees decline in tourism

Dupe, delete

when Will These Bills Be Introduced????

*'s budget & science...something to start slapping back on.

A connect the dots moment, after the executive regulatory grab...the new diet pill.

Is MSM not covering the Libby trial because he isn't wearing diapers?

Bush vs. Sesame Street- 25% cut in Public Broadcasting (part of the plan)

GOP Lawmaker threatens Bush with impeachment over border guard

Raw Story: Seven "Rogue" GOP Senators Seek End To Partisanship On Iraq Debate

C-Span II: Shows Code Pink behind Gen. Pace while he Testifies

TWN: 7 GOP Senators Irritated & Angry With Both Sides DEMAND Iraq Debate

MediaMatters: McCain and his blogger apparently agree: Chelsea Clinton is "ugly"

To Dems: Cut the "No Funds Cut" Mantra!

Dammit, Scooter, watch where you're going

Deaths in Fallujah: Blackwater Email Exposes Gear Shortages

Waxman Hearing on Now! Management of Large Homeland Security Contracts

Former U.S. Attorney Forced To Resign By bu$hCo. & No Explanation Was Given

Luckovich: Haggard and Snickers...what more could you ask for?

House hearing on IPCC Report on C-Span3 Now

Have you seen the MoveOn.org ad slamming the GOP "escalators"?

Matlin to Imus: Whenever admin is criticized on air, they call to complain

Sick Question: Should I leave my wife and two kids?

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Thurs 2/8 Mitch "THE LIZARD" McConnell

FDR won WW 2 in 1,347 days. Bush is over that in one country and still losing

Well, the Senate Democrats are at it again. Only this time, they're too chicken to end the war...

Urge your Senators to oppose these underhanded efforts to eliminate your rights!

The Permanent Bases in Iraq

Iran says to target U.S. interests if attacked (Reuters)

Will the US launch a bombing campaign against Iran within the next 5 years?

Pelosi testify on House hearing Global warming panel now -cpan

Last year there was a story

Feinstein calls for voting probe in Sarasota race

got a belly laugh from the WH, Pelosi and Senlessbrenner (Climate issue)

Police take aim at prostitution’s new home: craigslist

IPCC scientists now testifying - CSPAN 3

With all this talk about security, remember Pelosi (as Speaker) is only assumed to be 2ed in line

AlterNet: Ammunition for Atheists

Don't Buy Anything With Fake Fur On It - often it is mislabled dog fur.

how about rummy?

Does this sound familiar?

A Votevet account of what happened on the Hill yesterday:

Is Bush sending a message to al-Maliki? -- Iraq's deputy health minister arrested

Sennenbrenner questioning House Hearing on Global warming: Link

Did Tim Russert actually say this in his testimony at the Libby trial?

what's the deal with the Libby trial and crutches?

"Meet the __________" Russert's baby needs a new name...

Man suspected of raping other men caught

41+43=84

Don't worry, everybody!

Now bush has ruined a part of sports for me too

Breaking: The GOP now wants to give Pelosi the biggest aircraft ever built.

I never thought anyone could make me feel compassion for Tim Russert

Cheney Mouthpiece Mary Matalin Due Up on Imus Show Now

MENDING NEWS!

Records: NYPD held GOP protesters longer

'conservative correctness' vs. 'political correctness'

I ask tonight is there a God

CNN poll asks

Listen to Portions of Libby GJ testimony tapes on NPR>>>

Breaking on FUDGE REPORT - Pelosi demands a space shuttle

Shut up, Rita Cosby!!

Jonah Goldberg loses bet to Juan Cole about Iraq, owes the USO $1,000.

About debating the war in the Senate.....

If you were a lobster in Maine, would you rather

John V. Walsh: Filibuster to End the War Now!

The Middle East is hopeless, but not serious

Credit where Credit is Due: Matthews Like a Dog with a bone on Cheney

Democracy Now! updates 9/11 Israelis cheering/tracking the hijackers

Thomas Ricks coming up on the Al Franken Show

why is everybody losing their mind over a stupid commercial?

Kucinich Supports Venezuelan Social Revolution

Please join new grass roots organization - C.P.E.M.M.

Rush Limbaugh for the Nobel Peace Prize? (Seesholtz)

The mainstream media and Ann Coulter

Let's Make A List of MSM Sources That Have Been 'Outed' by Libby Trial Revelations...

"we better put Catalytic converters on our cows" mocking the panel.

All due respect to Dru Sjodin's parents, we don't need new laws

Intense attack on internet root servers, no one notices.....

"I'm A Republican, Big-Business, Criminal"

World Health Organization stance on Gardisil

NYPD held GOP Protesters 6 Hours Longer

That little twerp McHenry is such a fucker!

Records: NYPD held GOP protesters longer

Montana State Republican forced to apologize to Native Americans

Say what you will about Ed Schultz but

Gore climate documentary to be shown in Portuguese schools

Prehistoric Superbowl Commercial

Hacker leaves explosions on nuclear Web site (Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission's Web site)

Repuke Threatens To Impeach bush...

Only 4 shopping days left till Darwin Day!

House Democratic leaders are considering a straightforward approach to next week's Iraq war debate

Dick Cheney's Son-in-Law Obstructed Investigation - - -

Citizen Murdoch: NY Times "outrageously biased"

If Scooter wrote it down, then I said it

GA to stop adding kids to health plan

Are you listening to Steph

Pentagon Prepares Iraq Disaster Plan

So the Republicans have already pulled a filibuster?

Connecticut nursery accused of forced labor (held without consent, had their passports confiscated)

Wanna help Katrina victims first hand?

I'm no Imus fan but he is SLAMMING Matlin RIGHT NOW!

Let's play politics

Rep. Virginia Foxx should no longer be allowed to waste taxpayers' money

"One thing though, No one has ever said you were wrong"

Rupert Murdoch

Sneakers fully loaded with GPS technology

Great Al Gore Anagram !

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) .. "the Republic party"

Newsweek: Latest Iraq NIE is known to contain three "dissents"

Is there a video posted somewhere of that Imus-Matalin death match

Limbaugh: "media dumping” on Bears quarterback Rex Grossman “because he is a white quarterback"

Did you hear Rohrabacher threaten impeachment today?

Anti-vaccination sites

Sec of Defense Robert Gates ducks testifying before Senate Budget Committee

Every Democrat debating the plane should bring up the $500 billion FLUSHED down the toilet in Iraq

Yuki-taro autonomous snowplow robot

House is having a 'discussion" about Pelosi's plane. cspan now

How much money does it cost to send the Vice President on quail hunting trips?

House Dems have good news conf on cspan. Link

Pentagon Prepares For Disaster In Iraq!

(Harpers) Kerry Was Right: bad students are getting stuck in Iraq

Pentagon's using funding request aimed at supporting troops to seek money for new, unproven weapons

Rice: the Iraqi refugee pressure "is really (on) Syria and Jordan at this point."

After this statement by airhead Rice...

Pelosi: Bush admin lied about the plane, but not Bush - he insisted on security

republican Shadegg complaining that we won't let republican amendments get to the House floor

Tonight: Last Malloy show till 19/02/07

Congress Is Simply Ignoring Us. What Now?

I am rolling my eyes at this false story about an Irananian boy's arm getting crushed.

voting faux pas

"It is arrogance--a jumbo jet to carry her and her buddies back

republican Pence: "We will resist the growth of government"

'Law and Order' actor Fred Thompson stands by Libby

11 dead in two days while *GOP Senators* prevent debate

Speaker Pelosi and the Plane Problem

dupe; please delete

The absurd Pelosi plane flap is just the beginning.

republican Hall: "The only plane I'm thinking of is the one I'd like to be on back to Texas"

I hardly expected Republicans to be nice, but ENOUGH WHINING ALREADY!

The Houses of Congress Are Being Destroyed by the Republicans.

NEWSWEEK...

If you were a candidate, would you ever hire a blogger?

firedoglake....site down???

Open letter to Tom Coburn (R-OK)

Reuters states in Falwell article that prayer is banned in Public Schools

If Pelosi were a white male legislator, would there even be an issue about the plane?

Will the USA attack Iran before the end of the year?

GRANDPARENTS RAISING GRANDCHILDREN

Permits Secured For March 17 March On The Pentagon

How To Explain A National Health Insurance Plan To The Average American

Pelosi is 2nd in line to the Presidency. Bush, Cheney, Pelosi. In that order.

So Edwards is "Personally Offended," But Believes In "Giving Everyone A Fair Shake

Salvation Army tries to cut Greenpeace from donor's $260 million trust

How big is Bush family fortune ?

Clinton's $11 Million Advantage - is it true that he/she with the most $$$ wins the Presidency?

Ad- "If You Like War On Iraq You'll Love War On Iran"

Keep our eyes on the ball, everyone! IRAQ and Bush's upcoming IRAN aggression

Whatever plane they give her, Speaker Pelosi better have

wrong forum

DU the poll re Bush Library at SMU

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) keeps saying REPUBLIC party!!! On C-SPAN

3115 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Edwards keeps controversial bloggers (Chicago Tribune)

Don't look at Iraq! Don't look at Scooter! Look at Nancy's plane!!!

Haggard's gay lover laughs at his "straight" claims

Check out this video...it is so sad.

AP: Prosecution Rests in CIA Leak Case

Peace Plane

EPA Libraries Continue To Implode; Union Charges Unfair Labor Practices

This letter needs to be debunked

Senator McCain calling for ISP's to MONITOR useage?

Rightwing Warrior Falwell has Eyes on 2008

Did anyone do a post about Sen Ackerman who said ...

2043 unidentified bodies have been buried in Karbala, Iraq since June

Progressive Bloggers Paying Iraq Bet Offered by Jonah Goldberg

The difference b/n our media and the world is the headline:

'Law and Order' star stands by Libby (former Sen. Fred Thompson)

FITZ RESTS HIS CASE: Libby Prosecutors Finish Their Case in CIA Leak Trial

*** New Thread at Firedoglake.com- Libby Live: Tim Russert, Three

Condi gets it GOOD! "Military more afraid of gay people than terrorists!"

Why are RW'ers attacking the security of Congress?

A Forty Two Seat JUMBO Jet???? Must be some hugh seats.

I've always been repulsed by Anna Nicole Smith, but

So here is the big question regarding Anna Nicole SMith

Mistrial could be end of Watada case (Seattle P-I)

Jim Webb: Administration's Answer on Iran Attack Not Good Enough

Race Matters.

Prosecutor Purge: Law Headed for Change .....

Diaper woman is happy...

In honor of the passing of Anna Nichole Smith...

Eric Von Schmidt, guitarist, painter, early 60's folk legend, dead at 75

The Latest Assanine Headline from the Right: "Pelosi Wants BEDROOM On Jet!"

‘A Platoon Of Lesbians’ Could ‘Chase Us Out Of Baghdad’

While we're having the vaccine brawl: a poll

Letter to my congress-critter on Iran

US Budget Plan Would Cut Most VOA English Radio Programs

You know who is grateful for Anna Nicole Smith dying?

Damn, this story made me blubber like a baby. Hope the link

The only thing good about Anna N SMith's death

Oh, my god. Anna Nicole Smith is dead

Wolfie's style is just...uncanny:

Pres Candidate Gov. Bill Richardson: "U.S. Must Lead by Example"

Number of days CNNMSNBCFOX will feast on Anna's corpse

Speaker Nancy Pelosi was on "On the Record" and discussed the airplane controversy:

I may be wrong but R-AL Shelby is trashing Bush's Iraq

What has ever happened to the Camp Falcon investigation,

HAVE THEY PRE EMPTED HARDBALL FOR THAT???

28 Air Force Academy cadets face possible expulsion

7 GOP Senators backtrack: Now they want Iraq Debate!

Bush's "Compassionate Conservative" Budget ?

White House Cherry Picks Climate Change Quotes to Claim Bush Accepts Global Warming Science

Roundup of Coverage of Waxman's Hearing Today (Coast Guard)

Don't forget: Rumsfeld still has a desk at the Department of Defense, with 7 staffers

Take a break from the Anna threads and watch this great Bill Moyers speech "For America's Sake"

Play's Controversial Title (Vagina Monologues) Leads To Complaints, Change

Rep Keith Ellison is really articulate

Snowjob *answers* media questions about incarcerated border partol agent beaten in prison...

Right Wing Spreads Misinformation About Oregon’s Global Warming Denier

Courage To Resist Report on Watada's mistrial. "A Clear Victory"

Wanna Bet Richard Dawkins Gets Pushed Off Zahn Tonight Due To ANS?

Watch Democracy Now!, now.

"Navy Pilot's Widow Sues Raytheon"

As BUSH Hypes Surge - PENTAGON SECRETLY PREPARING FOR FAILURE IN IRAQ

"AP: White House Defends Pelosi Plan Request" Uh-oh

Iran says identifies, detains U.S., Israeli spies (Isn't this a declaration of war?)

One of my favorite all time characters is forever tainted

House passes alternative fuels bill (3 Repukes vote nay)

New statement from House Sergeant at Arms on the Pelosi-plane-ridiculousness ...

Fight back against media hypocrisy - Sign up at blogpac.com

Bush's Religious Right Swat Team Takes Aim at Methodists

Tester meets Tweety Now

Here's another craftily worded HPV vaccine poll, to go with the others:

Phew Hardball is on

Congressman Asks govt to Consider Hiring Linguists Dismissed Under 'Don't Ask, don't tell'

Troops Take Off In Largest Deployment Since WWII

CBO Study: Phased Withdrawal Would Save Half A Trillion Dollars

We really ARE fighting for Liberty in Iraq

Republicans Are a Serious Impediment to Progress

Taking the toys away from the bad boy.

Strap on your seatbealt, take a bottle of Viagra, . . . then come CAPTION!!!

A video what Mr. Bush is doing to our sons and daughters............

“American Fascists:The Christian Right’s War on America

I have a perfect way to solve the Pelosi plane dilemma

Anna Overdose? All praises for the "Hide Thread" feature!

Tweety: "I hope everybody comes out all right" (Scooter trial).

House Dems Plan Simple "No"To Bush On Iraq

Lou Dobbs promises an Anna Nichole Smith-free newscast

“They all look alike....”

why you can't always trust the doctor

The Grammy Awards...

For F____ Sake; ABC Calls The Pelosi Plane Thing, Plane-Gate

Lebron james = sweLL guy

That Was Fun! Just Received My Very First Rasmussen Poll Phone Call. Question Though:

The ANS death story... Rita Cosby was born to cover it.

U.S. spending millions to raise flood-ravaged houses..(Not "Katrina" houses)

I wonder if they have any intent on ever publishing a report

Barney Frank ROCKS check this video link out.

MY SENATOR IS ON HARDBALL

Coffee? Joke

12 US Troops were Killed yesterday but

Rockefeller: Pentagon Office DID Break The Law

Light Changed to Matter, Then Stopped and Moved (future applications in fiber-optic communication)

Edwards On The Bloggers: "Personally Offended," But Believes In "Giving Everyone A Fair Shake

Will the Dems Finally Play Hardball?

Sirius Satellite Radio pisses me off.

Larrry King is already all over Anna Nichole

HELP!!!.......NPR and PBS getting slashed under Bush budget.

DU, a lot of you are FUCKING SICK IN THE HEAD

fundies: Anna Nichol Smith: "the wages of sin," blah blah...

Finally the anti-Chavez crowd at DU has found a kindred spirit

Let us take a look at Bill Donohue's bigotry, shall we.....

Marine 'congratulated' men for murder of Iraqi civilian: witness

Breaking: Manuel Ruiz Has Died.....he is DEAD!

Tell Amazon.com To Stop Profiting from Animal Fighting:

So I was waiting to pick up my son and turned on Sean Hannity - he said something about Gore?

Admin: "Invading Iran Will Show Everyone How Smart We Are"

Did anybody see "Bastards of the party" on hbo or hear about it on NPR?

I can not bear any more of this death.

Russert: ''Integrity is for paupers!''

omg Billo once again makes a huge ass of himself.

I Betcha Neither Scooter Nor Shooter Testify

Why is it even on DU most people are attracted to the publicity ?

From... Libby Trial: Russert Ruins the Cover Story - David Corn

Raw Story: Sergeant At Arms Defends Pelosi Military Jet Request, Citing 9/11

The 2 most important words in the Libby trial - "From me?"

If the Air Force has this larger plane in its "plane pool"

OMG! I just got home and Marilyn Monroe has DIED! Police don't know

it's too bad we can't tax bullshit

Now that Anna Nicole Smith has passed away, who's next?

Iraq war Vet publicly calls Cheney a "draft dodger" & Mitch McConnell "aiding the enemy"

Latest: Republicans willing to allow Speaker to use largest aircraft ever.

The Case for Microbicides: Arming women in the battle against HIV/AIDS.

I Apologize, For *bringing you* The Mind Of... N'Coulter !!! (Libby Trial)

"devout Christian who attended Bible school ....

Who is paying attention to all the Iran War threats on the MSM???

I give up trying to reason with freepers...it is pointless.

How do people get pcked for a paid position in a campaign?

I'd just like to make the point

Death of Anna Nicole Smith returns froggy to MSNBC air time

Mexico's human rights under fire (BBC)

Did anyone listen to Colin Cowherd on ESPN radio today?

Amaechi First NBA Player to Come Out

Breaking Fox New:

Keep The Profit Coming

Out of control and beyond reality - CHB

Tax deductible donations to be used against John Edwards

This television show my wife is watching has doctors breaking all kinds of laws

Dick Cheney's Dangerous Son-in-Law...

Breaking Fox News: Cheney gets new Air travel

Bush's uncle tangled in options probe: SEC

Mellencamp on TDS tonight; On 'The Colbert Report',

CNN interviews "Man who saw Anna Nicole's blond hair"

SICKNESS OF OUR SOCIETY ( Anna Nicole and E-bay)

Utterly Amazing!

if someone is buggin you on an airplane...

Pelosi Responds: But this is what Hastert used just to get to the airport:

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

In 5 years at DU I have never utilized the "hide thread" option ...

Wow! Big!

Feb projects to be the third worst month ever

Some Good Questions for Carvelle re: Matlin and Libby case

Why Does the MSM keeping saying Obama has so little experience when,

Pelosi: This is what the GOP wants to give me:

IG to Release Report into the Secret Iraq Group in Pentagon.

It really is easy to make fun of Anna Nicole Smith

GM suicidal robot - Thats how they treat their employees

Mortgage lenders plunge amid missed payments, depreciating home loans

Anna Nicole is dead at age 39!!!!

Russert about to talk for first time since trial on NBC-5:30pmCT. nt

i loved anna. and DU has really changed over the years.

Breaking coverage of tragic death of a beautiful young woman

More Evidence The Housing Market Is In Trouble

I love former President Bill Clinton.

Al Gore is NOT running for President.

Fire At Seminole County (FL) Animal Shelter Kills Dozens

Al Gore coming to Oklahoma University March 1st (crosspost)

Make a Deal With The 'Enemies' and 'Insurgents' in Iraq?

Mary Matalin's crazy bullshit session with Imus:

A question for DUers (started by the honeybee thread)--please read and at least give

Trouble Accessing Some Websites

HBO's K-Street, Mary Matalin and Valerie Plame.

why did it take so long for WH/sarg at arms to get the story out re the plane?

Anna Nicole, it seems to me you lived your life like a candle in the wind

Tom Coburn Admits He Has No Interest In Representing The People

Global Warming Lawsuit Against Bush Administration to compel them to follow law

Should a campaign be organized against "Bushco" for its bashing of American Democracy?

Anna Nicole Smith Live Streaming Press Conference

Great article on the power of blogs, we win another one

A gift for power

George Bush and God

Watching Nancy Grace (not something I normally do)

Arizona Legislator Receives Right-Wing Threats

BREAKING: Pentagon Office of Special Plans 'Inappropriate But Legal'

What ever happened to....

Since "the bomb" worked so well in Japan why not blast the Middle East?

Whoever approved the pallets of cash to Iraq and the person who received them are responsible

How come we didn't intern German-Americans like we did the Japanese

Why do we need "answers" in ANS's death? They have said it is not a criminal matter

When Did We Forget about Peace?

Rett Syndrome Research Foundation Study announced: mice cured of Rett Syndrome, form of autism!!!!!!

OMG- *Breaking* ** B*sh Sr. pats actress Teri Hatcher on the ass!

I am a MTF transexual

U.S. Attorney: 'I was ordered to resign'

Amy Goodman: Bang Pots and Pans for Molly Ivins

On C-Span, Arlen Specter just threatened to shut the government down on Feb15 if...

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Colbert is a scream tonight

New report reveals epidemic of homelessness among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth

Government admits lying about jailed border agents

An Open Letter To Rupert Murdoch (And VIDEO Of Wed. Night's Olbermann's Segment On Him)

Russert on crutches. Is it an FDR thing? Scarborough was crippled with

So here's the deal... I don't want to breathe radioactive dust.. PART DEUX

I love this Youtube video! James Mcmurtry

I'm not the only one

More TASERING of students, this time at San Diego State University. Cell phone video

Waxman: "...I suggest that he return to under that rock..."

OMG! Anna Nicole Smith collapsed and has died!

Barney Frank: best comeback to Patrick McHenry EVER

Ex-Rice Aide: Memory Lapse on Iran "Really Quite Curious"

Where did the "Pelosi plane controversy" come from?

Rush thinks he's really nominated for the Nobel

hmmm? anyone notice the DU is no longer linked from Kos???

Anyone else get a letter from Walter Cronkite?

Qualifed -gasp- GAY people have been brought to the attention of Condi by Rep. Ackerman, a Dem!

El-Amin seeks state apology for role in slavery

Prepare yourself folks for non-stop Anna Nicole--and that's right here on DU

Action For Setting a Deadline

LOL... Barney Frank just rocks...

Breast Cancer Society rejects donation from exotic dancers.

Who's the loon on with Tweety

Here is a thought...

Pardon The Interruption, But Can We Now Discuss Code Pink?

Bodybuilder Says Pat Robertson Threatened To Kill Him & His Family

The Allure is Gone. The Fading of Condi Rice

Don't let them blame this on drugs: Anna Nicole

Toddler Death

I can't delight in the deaths of others....

The Nation: The Worst President Ever

Fitzgerald Updates Website with Today's Materials

Cabbie returns Diamonds, heres a little story that'll make you feel good, I bet.

Howard K Stern is looking guilty..... check this out... bet he did Anna and her son...

Wikipedia Can Be So Quick To Update

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

New Orleans Residents Are Bailing Out

DUers are right in line with the average American: CNN bumps Dawkins for Anna Nicole Smith...

DO YOU LOVE AL GORE? THEN EDUCATE YOURSELF FOR KRISSAKE!

The Watada Mistrial: Here's What Really Happened (Bill Simpich)

Chris Matthews: "the country wants ... a little bit of fascism"

The Iraq "war" will end the same way it started - with lies.

Have you heard about Washington's Initiative 957? Have kids or your marriage will be annulled!

New Zealand Schools To Get An Inconvenient Truth

The White House leaked the "plane story" to Moonie Times (Wonkette)

Someone with guts should invite Colbert to the Correspondents' Dinner as their guest.

A new statement from the House Sergeant at Arms on the Pelosi-plane nonsense

Father Greeley's "Moral Health Tip to America: Stay out of Draft"

NBC: Murtha may use the war spending measure to close Guantanamo

two pots

DU this poll: Do you think Lt. Ehren Watada is a hero?

It's about the Media Conglomerates selling Newspapers, Magazines and Tabloid Copy!

Why Libby called Russert ....

Frozen toddler's father also faces sex charge

Democratic leaders reassured lawmakers that next week's symbolic vote would not be the last word

If you can't say something nice, don't say anything at all.

Norway prepares to pick up the pieces of an Earth shattered by the US & others...

HEADLINE: Gunmen kill 3 illegal immigrants in Arizona

ANS story and Nowak story, FLORIDA again!!

General Casey confirmed as Army Chief of Staff. Democrats win?

Just how scared are the right-wingers? Weigh in if you're in the construction biz.

Republican of TV's "Real Housewives of Orange County" trainwreck starts blog

Waxman Touts Yesterday's Halliburton/KBR Hearing: "Committee Saves Taxpayers $20 Million"

Al Gore To Announce Massive Series Of Climate Change Concerts!

Lines drawn in the sand. Friends turning against friends.

Is there anyone that could die without bringing out vitriol in a small minority here?

HPV Vaccine Texas Tyranny (comic)

I was wrong yesterday. I'd like to offer an aoplogy.

Eyewitness: Watada Judge Panicked and Bailed

PETA: Statement on Anna Nicole Smith ~ "PETA has lost a good friend. We’ll miss you, Anna."

Marine Captain Jennifer Harris, 28, killed in Iraq

For women, nothing's like the smell of men's sweat

A Tribute to Anna Nicole Smith. No Seriously! Some things you may not know:

EXPLOSIVE NEW CLAIM: SMITH CHOKED ON HER OWN VOMIT

Joshua J. Frazier is dead at age 24!!!! RIP during 2nd Iraq tour (4th overall tour)!!

We're now losing soldiers at the rate of ONE EVERY TWO HOURS

Hastert Used Military Aircraft To Fly Foley Page Scandal Figure To Washington

"DRAFT GORE" Meeting Held By 2000 GORE Campaign Top Policy Advisers

An actual picture of the Flying Spaghetti Monster!

Rightwing Warrior Falwell has Eyes on 2008

20 Things I learned on DU Today Feb 8, 2007

"I can run fast around the world and bring you back some toast"

How would the average freeper do on this?

Tuskegee's ghosts: Fear hinders black marrow donation

What % of the Military = Minorities? Women?

Pelosi: Now this offer is way over the top!

Wind power in the backyard

Keith Olbermann Show 2/7/2007: Richard Wolffe hit the nail on the head!

To the DU'ers who are upset about which threads get attention.

John Dean: Experts Say Congress Must Stop An Attack on Iran: Constitutionally Possible? Absolutely

Dying to be thin.

Why are there no Dems fighting for the pardon of the 2 Border Agents

CNN has caved in. Richard Dawkins is going to be on Paula Zahn tonight!

PHOTO: "United Southern-Northern Knights of the KKK"! Ridiculous yet dangerous.

It's Bush vs. America - and Bush wins - The Jerusalem Post

The 21st Century Sucks

Important: OSP Report: "devastating condemnation"

Nancy Pelosi being attacked about her plane on the House floor RIGHT NOW ...by the FREAKIN' REPUKES!

Arianna Bombshell! Libby's Wife was Dem Lawyer on Senate Judiciary Committee!

Boy, is there a christian left -

Kucinich Reintroduces Department of Peace and Nonviolence Bill with 52 Cosponsors

Bill Richardson returns to U.N. to meet new U.N. chief and call for end to Darfur conflict

Quick history question re: October Surprise

Do you pass judgment on women who are not sure who fathered their child?

Thursday TOON bombardment

Well, DU makes front page of TomDeLay.com

Three Times a Week...

No longer an acceptable topic for DU discussion?

How bitter and cruel have we become?

THE REAL DANGER: The Rise of Christian Fascism and Its Threat to American Democracy

Georgie loves to compare himself to Winnie; why not! They both are for terrorism.

Toronto Marks 500th Homeless Death

Libby Defense: Cheney May Be Too Damaging For Stand

Take a look at this photo, and think about it for just a moment

Have you read Bob Herbert's column about Gary Tyler?

Joe Conason: Role of the Big Guys Is Becoming Clear in Plame Case

Anti-Immigrant sentiment fuel KKK resurgence

The Nameless and Faceless Deaths in Our Midst

Waxman Moves to Enhance Whistleblower Protections (Hearings Next Week)

Two reasons why I don't have to agree that something is 'offensive'

Do you believe the U.S. government is currently preparing and/or ...

Tommy will say anything: "Thompson blasts Iraq 'mistakes'" by Katherine M. Skiba

Disaster Capitalism and what the future looks like because of them

Why are - or are? - the Bushs & their front men buying control of Paraguay/Brazil Guarani Aquifer?

NYS GOP, RIP

Senator Wants Probe Into Fla. Election (Feinstein)

WaPo: Sen. Clinton's Bundles: Who are the big-money fundraisers underwriting her campaign?

Parsing the Polls: Likeability or electability, heart or head?

AP: Chertoff to Appear Before New Congress

scientists for hire.....

Bill Richardson Goes To UN, Stresses Darfur Intervention

Four Marines killed; 19 days, six copters downed

The Obama boomlet in Mass. (Boston Globe)

If you think the two parties are in reality two wings of the same party, this thread is for you!

LTTE: Democrats, liberal media are enemies

After playing politics with Iraq, Republicans want another chance

Action For Setting a Deadline

Heroes and Zeroes - (shameless self promotion)

Edwards statement on bloggers TPM

DFA political training in VEGAS, sign up now, many other cities too.

McCain accepts money from those in a 527 that he called 'dishonest and dishonorable'

Judd Gregg Hurls Another Red Herring Onto Senate Floor

How many young republicans have been unable to get a job

It's as obvious as 1+1 = 2 that there is only one way of ending the war anytime soon.

Back off vultures, Edwards hasn't fired anyone.

DU this Lt. Watada poll in the Seattle PI!

Gilmore says conservatism will help him win GOP nod

Jon Stewart breaks taboo, says the "C" word(will FCC fine him?)

Black voters still unsure about Obama

"I'm sorry, did I say Republicrite? I meant to say Republican."

Planes? you want to talk about the use of PLANES???

IT'S TIME!

The Rude Pundit: Poor Contractors Maligned By Big Bad Henry Waxman

Freak Republic blogger, who once called Chelsea Clinton "hideously ugly", hired by McCain

"The Republic Party" "The Republic Party" "The Republic Party"

Clinton joins Clark, Richardson, Edwards. Calls for Darfur action

Anthony Weiner just went apeshit on C-span.

Republicans attacking Pelosi remind me of verbally abusive men

Kerry Says Bush Playing Politics with Climate Science is “George Orwell at it’s Best”

You will see a lot from me on Ann Coulter...

Sen Sessions replay on C-span

BREAKING: Edwards campaign fires bloggers

Edwards keeps controversial bloggers (Chicago Tribune) (sorry, smear-mongering morons)

As a Military Retiree I can fly coast to coast on a military aircraft

DU a poll: Senate should be allowed to debate a resolution disagreeing with W's surge for Iraq?

Republicrites schooling us on how to be the minority party.

MyDD posts letter from John Edwards just now. Not fired.

It's Obvious what the GOP is doing in the Senate!

From the Media that brought you "Gore is a Liar", the Swiftboating of John Edwards

Speculation on why Joementum has not switched parties.

More flying and lying (Pelosi plane flap)

Is this Ann Nicole Smith worth taking up all the news. DAMN!!!

Party ID History Matters

Gov. Richardson's foreign policy

The news has been cancelled today....

Harris Poll: Shrubbins 32% Approve - 67% Disapprove

CNBC IS Having Actual News On Now

Bush Vs. America-Bush Wins/Please delete, dupe

Game On: Have your say through Blogpac to the press about Donahue. MyDD

CBO Study: Phased Withdrawal Would Save Half A Trillion Dollars

Supporters push Gore to run in 2008 -- interesting news!

Bush Vs. America-Bush Wins

Criminals and Scoundrels: The 25 Most Corrupt Officials

Barrack Obama in October of 2002

Mary Matalin is Dazed and Confused

Pentagon: Pre-war Intelligence Was Legitimate

US House readies for marathon Iraq debate (AFP)

The Growing Hypocrisy of the Democrats

Bill Donahue does not represent America's Catholics.

Disturbing article on why Obama may not be very progressive

The 21 Legion of Un-dead up for re-election in the Senate in 2008. Who's 'stake and garlic proof' and

Co-sign the legislation: Set a date. by John Kerry

Helicopter pilot dies in Iraq, but the news is all about Anna Nicole Smith collapsing

Lou Dobbs Tonite talking once again about the two ...

Time For A Distraction Poll: Right Now: Who Gets Your Vote For Prez In 2008?

They bombed 25 targets deep inside Iraq," he said.

Records: NYPD held GOP protesters longer

Who comprises the Catholic League?

Votevets Rocks!!!

Congressman outraged after Ramos prison beating

Political Industry rules: No "accountability" candidates in 2008

Libby Defense: Cheney May Be Too Damaging For Stand

Gardasil Vacine - Very Interesting

Truthout: Progressive Democrats Aim to Cut Iraq War Funding

Whenever we see a Du POST....Hysterical One Line DISSING DEM CANDIDATE

Anybody Know When DU Will Have A 2008 Campaign Forum?

Why Is Reagan So Idolized By Conservatives?

How many hearings has the New Democratic-led Congress held on Iraq war? 52

Bush trying to cut NPR and PBS... AGAIN

Hannity complains about Pelosi wasting tax payer dollars

Hillary on Iraq

Dodd Led Q4 Fundraising

Billions and Billions of Dollars Just Disappear in Iraq

OHIO Cuyahoga Co. BOE Director ousted after criminal convictions

Veterans Group Speaks Out on War-Congressional Democrats Let VoteVets.org Talk for Them, Bluntly

Obama: "I would love to see an America where race is understood in the same way that the ethnic

National Cancer Institute says HPV causes penile and anal cancer in men.

Media Matters hits Michelle Malkin's hate-filled rhetoric. Also McCain's staff.

I really don't like Terry McAuliffe.

Helen Thomas' Podcast: "Charade of Gutless Wonders"

Obama to skip First Candidates Forum in AFSCME sponsored Nevada Debate!

If you are a little confused about what's going on in the Senate, check out this interview with...

Hillary leads in CT, ME, MA, and VT...

DFA political training in VEGAS, sign up now, many other cities too.

Clinton leads in Pennsylvania

Truthdig: Gore Allies Hold Powwow

What is Gore waiting for?

NOT. BACKING. ANYONE. until Democrats pass public financing for federal campaigns! Senator Durbin?

GORE: Draft Gore Petition Crosses 25,000 Mark as Interest in Gore Candidacy Surges

The head of the Catholic League is threatening to destroy John Edwards.

Kucinich: 'Non-binding resolutions' are an excuse for serious action

Bill Donohoe declares war on Edwards

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