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Archives: March 10, 2007

Greg Palast: Bush's New US Attorney a Criminal?

Chavez Sidelining the IMF in Latin America

Beyond Quagmire (ROLLING STONE)

FRANK RICH: Why Libby's Pardon Is a Slam Dunk

Robert Kuttner: Cheney's still dangerous (Boston Globe)

Rich Get Richer, Middle Class Shrinks

Turn off the life support: America is dead (Doug Thomson)

"... Cheney has committed impeachable offenses. So has George Bush," argues McGovern.

Blair is called to account over abandoned troops

Senators urged to get tough on trade

The Night of the Generals (A DAMNING article from our friends at Vanity Fair)

When Losers Talk About Victory and Supporting the Troops

The Theocratic Agenda Is Heading for a Statehouse Near You (AlterNet)

Sen. Eagleton Has Last Word at Funeral

Laws on open government often fall short

U.S., Iran trade accusations in talks

Foreign Office helped set up Iraqi oil deals

Sidney Blumenthal: Dick Cheney in Afghanistan: Close to Home

Outsourcing Walter Reed

Raw Story: Pardoning Libby is a slam dunk...He needs Libby to keep his mouth shut

Guantanamo Is Not a Prison

The Nation: KBR's $400 Million Iraq Question

Robert Dreyfuss: Iraq: Pulled Out Or Pushed Out

Sibel Edmonds: Sorry, No Room on the MSM

What happened to the Padilla interrogation videos?

Dems' Big Middle Finger to the American Voter by David Sirota

Not afraid of calling Bushshit

At Least Marie Antoinette Offered Cake. More than Senate Republicans

Keep digging into GOP's purge

Cuba: A shameful injustice

Privatizing the National Archives...

Americans Have Lost Their Country (Paul Roberts- Reagan Administration)

ROBERT PARRY: Bush Family's Prosecutor Games

A Rummy Way to Fight a War ----"a ruthless little bastard,"


Hey, Boss: Lose the Second Yacht

NYT = SCOTT SHANE: Prosecution by Logic Defeats a Defense in Shades of Gray

Privatized Prisons for Immigrants

Obeys little outburst-----I can see why he would be frustrated----just as

Volunteer Soldiers Devastated by Iraq Weren't "Asking for It"

Reagan Said Government Was The Problem, Not The Answer; Bush Has Made Reagan's Fantasy Come True


David Swanson: Subpoena Dick

Economic future: Colleges or prisons?

Labor Beat - Rise of the Anti-War Soldier (Google video)

‘End Our Military Involvement in Iraq’: AFL-CIO blog

Where Those Reactors and Centrifuges Came From

NYT Editorial: Another Grim Week in Iraq

JUDITH WARNER: Glass Slippers? Old Hat

Glenn Greenwald: Blind faith in the Bush administration(DOJ and FBI)

Coulter – Where are her defenders now? Why does anyone continue to carry her column?

Open Congress Dot Org--Your Window on the Process!

Ray McGovern: 'Axis of Evil' Report Card

Killing U.S. Troops Slowly

WP: Coal rush in America's heartland is on collision course with Congress

Tree Nation Joining Me Asking People To Pledge To Be Climate Messengers/Please Help Me Plant Trees!

Delta Solar Cell Assembly is Over 35% Efficient

Solar panel maker plans for bright future (United Solar Ovionics, Michigan)

Hard times for hybrids

Gore asked to help stop crop-sourced biofuels

It'll take a village to sustain this proposed community garden

California: the energy miser?

Geologic Journey, the Great Lakes

Biofuels Boom Raises Tough Questions - AP

New Climate Report: More Bad News

Kerry's new book hails everyday people saving the environment

Solar Energy: New power source in Jigawa (Nigeria)

Bright Future Forecast for City Solar Initiative (Guelph, Ontario)

Cash bonanza for multi-junction solar cells

State might force higher electric bills (NY)

SoCalEd the Nation’s Leading Renewable Energy Purchaser

Global warming efforts in Md. could go beyond new cars

Is Israel Falling Apart? By Dror Wahrman

Syria deploying rockets on border, say Israeli sources

UN committee: Israel should let Palestinians return to their land

Read slowly, compare to recent history. Ring any bells?

10000 people and NASA

Harry Schultz Says 'It's All Over!'

Clinton proposes new federal boondoggle in the form of "election reform"

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Saturday, March 10, 2007

In Layman's terms, Please, Explain to me what a "Random Audit means"

(A Sobering Tale by Lindeman) H.R. 811: Fact & Friction -- Part II

Analyst: Union campaigns hurt Wal-Mart (AP)

Missing local boy found in Simpsonville (SC)

WP: General Seeks More Troops for Northern Iraq: Rise in attacks as forces focus on Baghdad

WP: Clinton to Back Iraq Deadline: In Shift, Supports Measure Setting Withdrawal Date

AP: New Ethics Policies In Ohio

Iraq kidnappers demand Germany quit Afghanistan

Reuters: Democrats cancel Fox News debate

U.S. general wants more troops for volatile province

Suspicious Package Call Leads To Uranium At Pawn Shop (Belleview, Fla)

Arthur Andersen Settlement Approved for Enron Investors

Maliki urges players to stay out of Iraq conflict

Top al-Qaida official taken in Iraq raid (but not the one originally reported)

35 killed (Saturday) in Iraqi bombings

Bin Laden 50 today?

Chirac warns US on missile base plan

ConAgra extends peanut butter recall (back to Oct 2004)

US scientists banned from talking about polar bears.

Iran presses U.S. on detained Iranians in Baghdad

AP: Al-Maliki Asks for Aid in Terror Fight (Language is familiar)

Democrats slam GOP over Walter Reed woes(radio address)

U.S. struggles with bioterror defenses

(Bush) Reports of Progress In Iraq Challenged

(AP) Officials: Quake Aid Went Astray (Indonesia)

18 killed in Baghdad suicide bombing (Sadr City)

U.S. military: Censorship was justified (incident in Afghanistan)

AP: U.S. and Iran hold rare direct talks

AP: Biofuels Boom Raises Tough Questions

Bush sends new Iraq budget request to U.S. Congress

U.S. struggles with bioterror defenses

Turkish general says can hit Kurd rebels in Iraq

Washington Post: Midwest Has 'Coal Rush,' Seeing No Alternative

WP: Inquiry Sought on Agency Memo About Polar Bears, Climate Change

Democrats Cancel Fox News Debate Over (Obama) Joke

Man pleads guilty in Walter Reed scheme

Attack on NYC Woman, 101, Caught on Tape

Man Pleads Guilty In New York Hate Crime

Newborn Abducted From Lubbock, Texas, Hospital

Gentrification of a gay enclave

Bush: FBI addresses Patriot Act problems

Colombia criticizes Amnesty cartoon as "slanderous"

Bush approves 4,400 more troops for Iraq

WP: Privatized Walter Reed Workforce Gets Scrutiny; Contractor tied to Bush administration, KBR

Scandal of treatment for wounded Iraq veterans (Britain)

Mass. Governor's Wife Being Treated for Depression, Exhaustion

AP/AOL: Falwell Invites Gingrich to Give Address

Obama: U.S. Must Leave Iraq if No Reform

Bush meets with Socialist president of Uruguay

NYT/AP: Falwell Invites Gingrich to Give Commencement Address

(Reuters) U.S. prepared to reduce agricultural subsidies: Bush

ICE Raids Draw Huge Protests in Marin County

AP: U.S. Reaffirms Presence in Iraqi City (Petraeus tours Hit)

Romney Gives Big Money To Key Right Wing Groups He Wants Support From

Seoul Riot Police Break Up U.S. Free Trade Protest

Reuters: L.A. hospital confirms women poisoned by thallium

Feds tried to cut aid (....for sick and dying nuclear weapons workers)

US troops kill Iraqi father and two daughters

Postal Service aims to save with independent (non-union) carriers

Gonzales Tries to Mollify GOP Critics on Firings, FBI Missteps---Gondo

Franklin Graham's son (Billy's grandson) hurt in Iraq

E&P/AP: 'Surge' Gets Bigger -- A True Escalation

VA hospital deaths (in N.C.) spark call for review

Pentagon struggles to find fresh troops

Bush won't engage in fight with Chavez

Poll: Character Trumps Policy for Voters

Two years to change EU light bulbs (27 countries ban incandescent bulbs)

No deal on UN sanctions for Iran

McClatchy: Rove asked to fire U.S. attorney; Firing of U.S. attorneys may be 'enormously problematic

Def Poetry Jam

I had Bush hooked up to a lie detector!

the final sign of the apocalypse?

Our long national nightmare is finally over

Soul Asylum and Dokken going to be at Brat Days this year, here in Sheboygan.

i really kiss miss french

you know what's funny????

Even though it is way too late to eat, I am eating some Spahghetti-O's right now!! Thanks to being

betcha can't guess what my sig says!!!

Yes or No?

"Lounge" defined. What's Your Choice of Definitions??? (updated & simplified)

Going to bed!!! See y'all later!

computer question--please help

Air travel allowed items question

So the rule is, dishes in the sink are OK if they're his

I finally admit it,

Random_Australian has gone crazy! Methinks it's time to call the men in white!

my husband and I have turned into one of THOSE couples

Mrs America crowned Mrs World, is awarded a white goat and two chickens

What are the Loungers,

You all can fiddle with your c***ks all you want.

No one in the lounge knows me. :(

its real simple

G'night, everyone!

Sigh... DST time change will mess up Tivo for 3 weeks...

My daughter and I have to build a Leprechuan trap this weekend

I am now a MY SPACE user! AAACKKK!!

Congratulations Endangered Specie!! 15,000 posts

Guitar Players/musicians check this out

I have the most shocking piece of news re: Anna's death right here. Read up, press & Hard Copy:

Goddamnit. I am addicted to Ben and Jerry's Black & Tan,

You all can fiddle with your c**ks all you want.

What is it with people's GUESTS???

Be Polite

Interpret THIS dream: It's a doozy..............


Star Trek fans - name one of their drug names that sounds like a real drug.

CA smokers. How do you like the new cigs that wont stay lit?

My cocaine dealer made an error of 1086.66 pounds in my favour.

My credit card company made an error of £1086.66 in my favour.

Who are you going to Plant in your garden this year?

"In youth and beauty, wisdom is rare."

Sweet heaven, my life is so much more boring than Anna Nicole's death!

Bin Ladens 50 today

"I am a potted plant"

Did you know Jack Mehoffer had his letter read on O'liely?

It's warm! It's sunny! I've got windows open all over the house!

My business idea: Distraction Buddy Phone-Line

"Torn between two lovers..."

Campus Urged to Exploit New Internet

I found a new hair stylist. He's gay and has a turtle and I love him!

Virus alert

Louis House - Hot or Not?

Definitely Hot

I found a nude hair stylist. She's gray(warrior) and has a doob and I fucking love her!!

Hit and run by SUV in OLIVE GARDEN parking lot.

How much student loan debt do you have?

Ok, here is who I DO find hot...

Do you know what this toy was called?

So I tried to go see "300"

Which is the greatest human-made thing EVER? (maybe dialup warning)

Sometimes I really wish I could sing in front of an audience

Is "Please Remove" finally gone?

How much credit card debt do you have?

My favorite song right now

post basely rumors about Celebrities

OMG! This is HUGH! I'm SEIRES!!!!!!1111!!11111!!!!!!

Doesn't it just SUCK when you flip your slice of pizza over?

WooHoo!!! Drinks are on me. I sold the MidloVan!

"he stinks of oil and electrical circuitry"

I saw Boston play in Raleigh, NC around 1978-1979

Check out this picture of my balls

apache my bitch up

I found a new hair stylist. He's gay and has a tude and I fucking love him!!

So, what are your plans this beautiful Saturday Afternoon?

Online Censorship, Yahoo, MSN, and Hotmail


good god. Researching use of ethnic humor in "Mind of Mencia" is killing me.

OK, this is TOO much. Now I'm getting German spam.

As you brush your shoes and stand before the mirror

The Zen of Drinking Alone

We just got back from the supermarket.

A Day in the Lounge: Wednesday Sept. 12th, 2001....a look back.

"The African Queen" spoiler:

How much Twinkie debt do you have?

World's oldest person dies aged 128

'S e togairt dol a dhannsa

The Van Halen Reunion Tour would set a world record

Pro's vs. Joe's

Does the Barefoot Contessa have any male friends who aren't gay?

ASTONISHING PHOTO: capuchin monkey practices free throws

In the Dark - Billy Squier

Top Three Reasons I Could Never Be A Meth Cook (a Customer of the Day)

I finally saw "Casino Royale" today.

To help all y'all understand life better: median, mean (average), and mode

I found a new hair stylist. He's gay and took a lude and I fucking love him!!

Pigs (3 different ones) -Pink Floyd

Let's discuss words that mean getting messed up.

HELP My drivers license is suspended

My kid has a painting hanging in the art gallery at our local Penn State campus!

Just saw "300"....

Krep. Opera on Prairie Home Companion.

Please, tell me to get a damn life!

Looks like I have ANOTHER cat.

rachel ray the "new face of dunkin' donuts"

What was the first thread you ever created on DU?

I hear bagpipes...

Is there a topic that's really upsetting/disgusting to you? For me it's eyes.

"hey torquemada, what do ya say?"

J'adore les DUers qui sont fou!

sweet dreams and flying machines

latest evidence there is no gawd. Brad Delp is dead, and dick cheney is still slithering

Americans Increasingly Medicating Pets

What books have you been reading?

how much do you owe the drug dealer?

Recommendations for a new coffee maker?

Our building just had a fire alarm...again

What can you do for someone who just lost a family member to suicide?

101 year-old woman gets mugged

And gold is the reason for the wars we wage

I just saw 6 naked men !!! Ask me anything!

Just Got Off The Phone With DS1!!!!!!111

A teacher who works at my school

Do you call certain pets by DU'er names?

Has anyone ever died at an East German restaurant?

Saturday night earworm! "Mahna Mahna"

Dinner at the Prophets - Barbecue time!

Please remove home made peanut butter

John Locke speed painting. Why?

DU: Deja vU all over again.

To the person who said that Target is the Hundred Dollar Store...

These ham & beans are so fucking good it is literally killing me.

Anyone have advice on getting celbrity contact info. for a lesser-known person?

Are you compressed by anything?

i have the house to myself tonight.

Are you possessed by anything?

This baseball season could be more fun than most

Are you abscessed by anything?

What color are your eyes? Post a pic to show!!!

Good night my good citizens

Chili Cheese Fritos Corn Chips and Hot Jalapeno Bean Dip

My cousin,Mike Lasala-is a great musician and needs DU support..

Tim Janis....

Has anyone seen Zodiac?

Kill me now....I have to go clothes shopping.

Rachel Ray now makes me think of...

I spent $150 in ink cartridges tonight, ask me anything!

Steve Earle, greatest living and most blacklisted redneck singer?

Odder book titles make shortlist (BBC)

Cat training device:

Aiiiieeee!!!!! Re: Rat at Work...

NY City DUers---help?


I just got the deal of the year.

I'm ready for gaddamn spring now.

Is there anything that seems to be on your mind much of the time?

Clean Up On Aisle 5 !!!

Anybody watch Wife Swap last week where the little boy said he was going to stab

Public Service Announcement. Don't forget...

"Just because you're a Republican and I'm a Democrat...

Hey! What happened to "Tinfoil Tiaras"?

My ankle is still f'd up...

What was the first LOCKED thread you ever created on DU?

If your cat is boss of the house, does that mean you're pussy whipped?

Are you distressed by anything?

A very clever "W" sticker I saw the other day.

These people are such assholes

Congratulations LittleClarkie!! 20,000 posts

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 3/10/2007)

I just saw 6 baked men! Ask me anything!

Eddie Van Halen, healthy sane, no booze or drugs, looking great .....

I'm gonna stay up for the DST change tonight.

Betcha didn't guess that Random_Australian has been incapacitated, and

ANOTHER reason to avoid public restrooms. Molestation charges!

My job needs more cowbell!

14,993 Posts - Axe Me Anything

Survivorman and a question for vegans

Donning my flameproof parka

Supermarket? Grocery store? Vote here:

Home Made Peanut Butter

I don't find Angelina Jolie "hot".............

BRING IT ON DETROIT! Sox - Tigers Get Pushy During 'Bean-Ball' Today

Happy birthday whoisalhedges!!

This is my 20,000th post!

What would you do if your SO brought home a new pet without your input?

A little dog ran in front of my car today...


I have been told I am very "reserved" many times


Woohoo! I love my new computer case!

i totally need to book these guys for my next event

Chez trof ce soir: Boneless chicken stuffed with shrimp & rice.

If you are like around 32 years old, +/- 5 years, and had HBO, you remember this.

Are You Obsessed With Anything?

Dammit, I guess it's time for me to grow up and face reality. The Monster is out of the closet,

RPM owes me a beer, dammit!

New Pics Today! Here I am, fresh from my hairdresser's hands!

The DUer Jasonc ROCKS!!!

Are you offended yet?

If you were trapped on a desert island with 5 DU members of your chosen gender...

I had a major, loud and insulting argument with a freeper last night.

Who Do You Think Is The Most Overplayed Classic Rock Artist?

I'm going to Cuba!

Who is your team's all-time franchise player?

What are you going to plant in your garden this year?

Post your happiest "little" memory

Bumpersticker advice please

(Lutheran) Gay pastor continues job fight (Atlanta)

Gay rites to cost (Anglican) priest job (Saskatoon)

Lowell, Mass. City Council no longer to begin meetings with traditional prayer

Is any Christian against ending world poverty?

Fundamentalist agnostic

Key moment in the fight to control the future of the Episcopal Church

Is there any difference between agnosticism and weak atheism?

NCAA Tournament Picks

Current energies...

Bill Maher tonight had Deepak and they discussed 'The Secret"

Looking for info about who I was in the life cycle just prior to this one.

Scam Targets Veterans Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities

New diary at Kos

Article on the Senate Iraq Resolution (mentions Kerry)

NYT op-ed on North Korea's nuclear reacters

Kerry's new book hails everyday people saving the environment

Reposted here for people from MA - MA First Lady treated for depression

A photo thread. (As if you have anything better to do on a Saturday night.)

Fascinating thread in DKos from KarenDC

BlueMassGroup reports Kerry calls for ICE investigation (New Bedford)

AFSCME members voice concerns at (state) Capitol

Union Members Put Family, Pay On the Line During Strike

Rods of God (Bush Star Wars)

Robert Hunter attacks Japanese ship

A Salute to Our Veterans

Chicago Homeless

W*, Laura and Condi dancing

John Edwards 2008 Tour Part I -Columbia, SC 12/30/2006

John Edwards 2008 Announcement Tour Event Entertainment

John Edwards Health Care Plan (Captioned)

If I had a Hammer (Captioned)

REID INTERVIEW 3/9: Iraq, Libby, US Atty Scandal & 9/11 Leg...

Defend The Press, February 1st, 2007, National Press Club...

VA hospitals and clinics suck

Peace & Love

Barack Obama Hosted By Sen. Barbara Boxer In San Francisco...

Sen John Edwards-Universal Health Care Proposal-CharlestonSC

John Edwards: YouTube is Very Good for Democracy...

Bill Maher - New Rules (3/09/07)

Support our Troops and Veterans

Don't Ask, Don't Tell-testimonials-Lift The Ban!

Coulter name calling - idiot

Singing Give Peace A Chance TACOMA COPS GO nuts

'24' Boston Bomb Scare (Jack Bauer saves Boston from The Mooninites!)

John Bolton wanted Iran to pull out of the NPT

The Big Brother State

The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis by Bill Moyers

What Happens When a Country Gives Up Religion: as Spain Shows, Nothing Much (HuffPost)


Don't forget, it's really about....

Where did "NOW" go? Did PBS pull the plug on it?

"MAMAFEST" - Slopestyle competition to benefit breast cancer research

If Sen. Hagel can oppose the war in very red Nebraska

Coalition commander in northern Iraq seeking more troops

Mexican mogul made $2.2 million per hour in 2006

Russia Warns Caucasus States On Missile Shield

Russia, China, oppose proposals for tougher Iran sanctions

DU: Are you Energized?

The Bong Show

I have question about "Don't ask, Don't tell".

They must be coming to round us all up now.

What Should Be The Next Pro-Union Bill???

Glenn Beck...CNN..."Perjury no big DEAL"

Report: Missing Iranian official can prove Tehran's ties to terror

KKKarl Speaks At The Clinton School Of Public Service On CSpan Now

Best. Bill. Maher. Ever. !. -- Not a dull moment -- Where's my pitchfork?

Bernie's reading Krugman's column on air now

Reverend Jerry Falwell Praises Newt Gingrich's Admission About Affair

Encampment to Stop The War Starts March 12th

JFK speechwriter, Sorenson, endorses Obama

Drunk Test

Who's left to listen to Sean Hannity....

Thousands protest against Bush arrival in Uruguay

FANTASTIC video overview of the mess we started and why.

IWW WINS LABOR BOARD RULING - Workers reinstated at Amersino

How middle management conquered Antarctic

Putin: Russian military organization needs steady advancement

Army ranger earns $20k signing bonus, uses money to run bank heist, now says it was antiwar protest

No one in the lounge knows me. :(

When we break the law, an apology most likely won't do us any good

Should Bush pardon Clinton?

Hillary toasts The Sleazoid

US soldier given four years for raping elderly Korean

Clinton in Brazil VS. Bush in Brazil

Jock Stirrup: Chief of the UK's Defense Staff!

Worker-Run Cooperatives in Buenos Aires

Chavez in Argentina

AAFES turns away Prince Harry at register

Yahoo turned in Chinese dissident to authorities - . . .Wife to sue!

Democrats Link Non-War Money To Military Funding Bill

AARP welcomes Osama bin Laden into its ranks...

Look what I found on the DC Madam's website.

Another preventable death

The Chris Matthews show - You should watch this one

WJ this morning: FBI patriot act scandal

Does this sound like gender discrimination?

Rev. Jim Wallis challenges James Dobson to a debate on Global Warming

Original PNAC signatory hints at willingness to talk bilaterally with Iran

Maliki urges others to stay out of Iraq conflict as mortar rounds land nearby

Top Republican says this is Iraq’s last chance again


Declassified CIA records reveal American hand in birth of Japan's right wing

Don't you love Cannabis Granny?

The louder they deny global warming

The Nicest Customer Service Call Ever

ConAgra extends peanut butter recall (AP)

Pentagon struggles to find fresh troops (AP)

Hannity Re-challenges Mayor Anderson to Debate

Hewitt: Romney might be "over-qualified'' for presidency

More Finding Work in U.S.

Popcorn time. Do you know who might make good soldiers?

U.S. troops accused of shooting civilians in Sadr City

NYT op-ed on North Korea's nuclear reacters

Please click through links for stories about vets care-it keeps them on MSM front page

35 killed (Saturday) in Iraqi bombings

Saddam death judge goes to the UK for vacation and decides to stay

Pentagon Struggling To Find More Cannon Fodder

I just got polled!

CNN's Ali Velshi falsely claimed Feb. unemployment rate dropped to "a historic low"

Democrats Steer the War in Iraq in Fits and Starts

Beck:Supporters of Dems' Iraq bill "will be just as responsible" for troop deaths as suicide bombers

Ailes: "Obama is on the move. I don't know if ... Bush called Musharraf...."

Dem candidates boycotting FUX?

Texas AG office didn't pursue abuse case

US scientists banned from talking about polar bears.

Bush and Chávez Spar at Distance Over Latin Visit...

Newt's Zipper Issue

John McCain joins other Repubs in wanting to keep Family Values out of race

VIDEO: Impeachment? A Forum w/ Ray McGovern, Dave Lindorff, David Swanson, Others

JFK's speechwriter (Sorenson) endorces Obama for President

Question about student loans?

Newt, Rudy, and McCain have 8 wives amongst them

U.S. Begins 'Secret' Military Show Hearings of Terror Suspects With No Defense Lawyers Present

"...the aide spotted a woman with her head buried in Newt's lap..."..(eew!)

DNC's devastating research on Mitt Romney's "smooth talk" in the Sunshine State.

LAT: Evangelicals in heated battle over agenda

The REAL reason Bush is in Latin America...

Iraq war bad for libido but good for enhancment supplements? Pill sales up, no script needed

George Galloway backs Barack, audio link

We knew in 2005 about the unprecedented amount of National Security Letters issued

I truly think that if we hadn't won in November, Bush would be bombing Iran now

D.C sex scandal on CNN this morning. Rethug politicians sweating?

I found what the GOP and Democrats will use to make sure Louisiana and New Orleans get nothing

Mrs Romney says hubby is sole GOP candidate with only one wife

If I were the Democratic Strategist, I would do the following....

Another heavily advertised drug is "black boxed" by the FDA.

Making People Brand-New

McCain to group-(R's) began to value power over principle -"We're going to have to clean up our act"

So, did Michele Malkin mix PCP in with Coulter's crystal meth?

St. Mary's College (IN) Democrats protest against choice of Justice Alito for commencement speaker

Why "Idiot Liberals" and not Idiot "Democrats"?

On C-Span2 right now: BookTV: Greg Grandin

Industry Funded Front Organizations

Poll: Character trumps policy for voters

Hilarious '93 Rudy Campaign Ad -- Ex-wife Narrates!


Freepers, Republicans and war-happy folk: "Support the troops. Go to Iraq and help them."


Penatgon attorney responds to judge's request for Padilla tape: "I don't know what happened to it."

What IS all of this about "crazed" lefties planning to deface Vietnam Memorial?

Chavez speech in Argentina on CSpan 1 now n/t

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Sat. 3/10 -- like layers of an onion

The Katrina gang hits New Bedford: Lowell Sun gets it

I'm curious, how many people died as a result of showing Prince's phallic guitar?

GOP - the Cheerleading Party

Question about Solidarity (Poland)

Here are some really cool cops!!!

Ned Lamont to be keynote speaker at Democracy for Tennessee convention.

Osama should invite the Chimp and Cheney to his birthday party

Who is Roger Ailes....

Great lines from Senor Chavez speech on S-Span!

Bush & Lula: most painful hug photo since McCain brought to heel

How hospitals can prevent baby thefts

OK, Obey's an asshole. But you have to understand--

Call me a right wing apologist....

Anyone have a backup of Cornell US code?

DUers who missed the Senate Judiciary Committee

Are there idiot liberals?

Dueling rallies wage culture war: Christian group goes on the offensive in San Francisco

This is my 20,000th post!

Hundreds honor Montana veteran

Hybrid school buses go into use for the first time

There is one, and only one, way the war in Iraq will end

As Populations Swell, Prisons Rethink Supermax

Think being born here makes you an American? Leo Berman says no.

”These wars are long, messy and slow,” Nagl says.

Asking For a Fair Hearing

The Face of War

Karl Rove describes Barack Obama as 'articulate'


PELOSI Blasts BUSH: "Bush Offers ONLY An Open-Ended Commitment To WAR WITHOUT END"

Harriet Miers to be questioned by Congress about the U.S. attorney scandal

How will the California primary being early impact the Dem nomination?

Falwell so taken with Gingrich's confession, he's invited him to deliver commencement address

Pork barrel spending -- all you ever wanted to know, but were afraid to ask

EDITORIAL: Meltdown over Fox

Health care re-defined.

Osama Bin Laden Birthday

Four Years Ago:13 Questions We Raised About Coming Iraq War

My 2 cents on whether to cut funding.....NO

Let's Turn On the Way Back Machine...

Be Prepared:Mainstream Press Will Attack Dems Now

Be Prepared:Mainstream Press Will Attack Dems Now

So the Dems boycott of the FAUX debate was over a joke?

The good, the bad, and the ugly, the world in gay and lesbian news as of late

Did Hillary poll anyone else today?

HONORING THE FALLEN: US Military KIA, Iraq: January-February 2007

ACLU Refutes FBI’s Claims of “Unintentional” Patriot Act Abuses, Citing Lies About Authority

Will Democrats ever publicly discuss real reasons for the Iraq War?

Part of the puzzle for gas prices going up are maintenace problems

What the hell is going on with this "surge" ?

House Dems Should Begin Hearings on Impeachment of Alberto Gonzales

Jihadi TV

Question about the melting polar caps.

Media consolidation is not our friend

Freedom to Fascism Baby! Yeah!

Turkey is threatening to invade Iraq. This should be fun.

How an article in the 'IoS' led to the conviction of Lewis 'Scooter' Libby

Triple fatal accident here on Thursday evening that killed 3 Chinese

AFRICOM starting from scratch at Germany facility

BushInc didn't maintain Walter Reed because it's worth BILLIONS for developers.

Batshit crazy moonbat claims abortion has shrunk our military

Google’s Buses Help Its Workers Beat the Rush

New Mexico on the verge of banning cockfighting


RE; Ann Coulter and her latest 'racist' jokes!

Activist Video: Patriots for Peace and Accountability

CAPTION THIS: Sean Hannity at the Bunny Ranch

Hey, old-timers...PBS has got a Doo Wop special right now.

why does it seem like so many ex coke heads are right-wingers ?

David Sirota - On Dave Obey, "Idiot Liberals" and Ending the War

FAIR & BALANCED has nothing to do with TRUTHFULNESS

I kinda miss the weekly color-coded terralert fright nights

Responding to hate.,,,,,,

Kinda Odd

Obey apologized. He's on our side. Enough is enough.


Be Prepared:Mainstream Press Will Attack Dems Now

CNN Poll More positive message for latin america? Bush or chavez

Should there be a legal limit on the number of immigrants allowed into America?

Georgia moves closer to approving classes based on Bible

Want to talk with the Government Reform Committee?

New York Yankees to pay for Funerals of Bronx Fire Tragedy

The plot against maize

How about the price of that Gallon of Gas? One place in the High Sierras is now $4.18

Greg Palast - Bush's New US Atty a Criminal?

Free Alternative to Microsoft Office

2005 Probe Found Troubles At Salisbury VA Hospital

MSNBC graphic of * - 'We Care'

US Invasion Of Iraq Explained In A Single Picture

Sunday Talk Shows

Don't like ID cards? Hand over your (British) passport

School district sued over graduation held in church (AP/CNN)

A history of STUFF

Jonah Goldberg is just a vomit machine for all the right wing junk food being pumped up his ass

Democrats want to re-write the Patriot Act

If you have HBO pkg, Real Time w/Bill Maher is coming up at 11pmCT.

AP: Biofuels Boom Raises Tough Questions

Carlyle Group dumped Shrub, but Mark WAHLBERG found him "charismatic/charming"

3,000 Christians from Across America Coming to D.C. Worship and Protest to End Iraq War

Gates may dismantle Rummy's Spy Organizations

Is 12/23/2012 the new Y2k?

Some History of Anti-Italian Prejudice in the U.S. and Other "Civilized" Countries

Violent Riots Grip Athens

Our Failed Economic System

Weekend TOON roundup

Walking thru freeperville and found out which candidate they fear...

HowBiotech Corps Use Fear to Kill"Inconvenient" GM Research

DU: More Women than Men?

Louis Farakhan-Bat Shit Crazy

Caught On Tape: Mugger Attacks 101-Year-Old Woman In Queens

This Is Why Coulter is Done For

Newsweek: Climate report: Droughts, starvation, disease

To my DU American friends,

Michelle "Cavewoman" Malkin

Editor&Publisher: Editors Who Are Keeping Coulter's Column Explain Why

Is McCain cooked?

I made a mistake - I typed 'liberals' into the Youtube search engine

US commander in Iraq: "I need more soldiers, more time"

What are Republicans made of?

LOL !!! - Check Out THIS Poll !!!

I hate the fact that we've all become so fucking cynical. Everyone's

With freedom comes responsibility.

Com•Log•ic's Comic on Prosecutor Purge: Smoking Guns Magic Bullets *Large Graphic File*

Tree Nation Joins Me In Asking People To Pledge To Be Climate Messengers Please help me plant trees!

Free 25 UC Berkeley Courses Available On-line

I am damn proud of my Okie neighbors today (Phelps thugs protest Marine's funeral)

Bush Names Seven to Veteran Care Panel

I got into a conversation with a Republican and with one question left him speachless

What is the standard for determining veiled bigotry?

Giuliani made up "Firefighters for Rudy" - AP got snookered!

Can someone explain a st ange comment I heard by Obama?

Clever Marketers Want You To Believe You Need Cable/Satellite for HDTV: But It's Not True.

PHOTOS: Imagine a US President beloved internationally, meeting the people...

Democratic Men

Mar. 10 Daily Impeachment News: post high crimes and misdemeanor news here

MSNBC's Cosby leaving network

Some questions for anyone who know the lady (Tina) who confronted Congressman Obey

General Eaton: “Republican Congress worst thing that’s happened to US Army and Marine Corps”

* at a news conference in Uruguay - pics

Lullabies blacklisted by the Bush administration

Rich: Why Bush pardoning Libby is a slam dunk

Must Read: The RW Deliberate, Coordinated Attempt to Feminize Liberal Leaders

A question about marital infidelity


Obey admits his words were wrong and has apologized, can we please stop the attacks on this mother?

Chicago the group has a great song that was written in the "70s that fits today...check it

Crystal Meth destroying small towns

Gentrification of a gay enclave


Which Dem can beat Rudy?

Boston vocalist Delp found dead (lead singer of band 'Boston')

Vaginas and MSN, Hotmail and Yahoo

NY Times editorial demands AG Gonzales ouster!

I'm concerned, it seems that billionaires homes are not large enough.

idiot liberal mothers of soldiers--why don't they go home and shut up?

BREAKING: Giuliani Admits Current Affair with Gingrich Ongoing During Clinton Impeachment

Sooo, Shrub says if Congress doesn't give him the $$ he'll find it somewhere

"'s illegal to be republican," Ann Coulter

What do you think differentiates a moderate Democrat from a liberal Democrat?

The lottery scam: regressive taxation of the poor and fraudulent marketing.

New PeaceTakesCourage Video: Support our Troops and Veterans

She was only 21, an Army Sgt., beautiful and blown to bits

3,200 military families who are opposed to the war protest-----the DEM Leadership!

Elko Daily Free Press refuses to cut AnnThrax Coulter column despite pressure from ...

ALERT-More Bad News for Seniors and Disabled!

Obama Sues Pedophile Over Photos

Can't we let Bush save face?

Crisis Looms in Mortgages

Discrimination Poll

CNN must have decided the game is up with Bush.

The secret the"secret "does not tell you.

'300' Flick Is Ready-Made for the Right-Wing Crowd

I'm Ready For My Closeup, Mr. DeLay

Purging Alberto

Prepare your family for the hard times ahead.

Fox Spins on Edwards

Listening to Neil Young's "Living With War"

Gonzales, Mueller admit FBI broke law

Did Rove Write Gonzo's Speech?

Wave Of Repug Admissions: Gonzales, Mueller Admit FBI Lied

Anger at Walter Reed

U.S. military: Censorship was justified (after bombing in Afghanistan)

Thomas Jefferson to run again... sort of.

Attorney General Gonzales' new problems add to Bush's continuing ones

I had to double post, W*, Laura and Condi dancing salsa

More hypocrisy from James Dobson

Mendocino County attorneys strike

The fax/email that was sent to Fox News by Collins and Reid:

Don't worry about the illegal FBI spying . . . Bush says Mueller and Gonzales will 'address' it

Reform Committee Member Calls for Hearings on U.S. Government's Largest Security Contractor

Tooty Frooty Newty confessed to Falwell

Challenging the Workplace Dictatorship ( take that George F. Will

Politico's Ben Smith : Ted Sorenson Endorses Barack Obama, Conjures JFK, Jabs Hillary Clinton

George McGovern to Cheney: Resign (by John Nichols of The Nation)

McCain Backs ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’

When Republicans eat their own


Candidates Not yet Savvy to Youth Vote: In 8 years, Gen Y will make up third of U.S. electorate

WaPo: Reports of Progress In Iraq Challenged

Senior Bush Official: ‘No Trend’ Showing Escalation Is Working

California Nurses Association/NNOC Joins AFL-CIO following Endorsement of Single Payer Healthcare

NYT: Obama’s Back Fund-Raising in New York, Not Quietly

Senate Republicans’ Tax Breaks Not Just for Small Businesses (millions into the pockets of large cor

Bombs Kill Dozens Just Miles From Baghdad Peace Conference

Union Members Put Family, Pay On the Line 4 Strike "We survived Katrina; we can survive anything,"

Most despicable person of the week

Proposed CT law that could suppress Internet usage

Top 40 IRAQ LIES should = Jail for Bush/Cheney/Rumsfeld/Wolfowitz

Fox News ad boycott?

LAT, Chait: He's "with the empire now": John McCain goes over to the dark side

I Hope The Dems Are Really Proud of the 'Patriot' Act

I saw Obama last night

The Saturday Cartoons

U.S. trade policy: Fast Track or the Right Track?

House Bill Pins Wage Increase To Iraq Funding (WP)

Boehner And Putnam Call For ‘Real Debate’ On Iraq, Then Criticize Congress For Taking Real Action

Journalists Receive Human Rights Award: Last year, at least 155 journalists worldwide were killed

Heard Pelosi Include Us In Supporting Afghanistan War

Bob Woodruff's back to work : Husband 'Not the Same' After Iraq Explosion

GOP voters - which adulterer and/or mistress

I've changed my mind about de-funding the war, Bush would just find a way around it

BlogPac,: Victory! Nevada Dems Cancel Debate With Fox News

Help me find this stastistic!

What Isn’t Bill Richardson Doing?

We know the media has become the servant of a very narrow corporate agenda" and added....

McCain: GOP to blame for losing election

Rolling Back Pentagon Spies

Clinton Pledges to Support Gays Can Obama Do the Same?

Federal trial to test legality of local anti-immigrant measures

Praying for Guidance (bumper sticker idea)

Sex! Sin! Salvation!

anyone have info for election results (national or statewide) grouped by metropolitan areas ?

Iran in direct talks with U.S.: "Your accusations are merely a cover for your failures in Iraq."

Anguish in the Ruins of Mutanabi Street (Baghdad)

Will Hagel be the one who knocks Rudy, Mitt & McCain off the GOP top spot?

So far, everybody loves Charlie

Meet Congressman David Obey

Idaho becomes the second state to reject the Real ID Act

Joseph Galloway: U.S. troops are entitled to decent treatment

Dem Rep (Adam Smith): Hastings Should "Absolutely" Be Investigated

First Kucinich form email....

Democrats Slam GOP Over Walter Reed Woes- 'Catastrophic Failure of Leadership'

Before we TRASH...David Obey we Progressives Need to Read This!

Edwards: Beware rivals' painless health plans

Gates to shrink/shut down Rumsfeld-Cambone-Feith-Boykin intel operation

Edwards praised for skipping FOX debate (with audio)

Why is DU running ads for MCCAIN....

I missed it... What was Palast's scoop on Ring of Fire?

NYT: Another Grim Week in Iraq

WP Editorial on Overturning DC Gun Ban, and Your Opinion?

Fred Thompson Considering Entering the Presidential Race

Bush Asks Congress to Shift $3.2 Billion to Support Iraq Troops

Sweden seeks telecoms monitoring (BBC)

Obama in Iowa today: U.S. must withdraw from Iraq unless reforms made by Iraqi government

Bush's Iraq plan costs begins to balloon

Who is the stupidest person on DU?

Priests to purify site after Bush visit

AP: Mayan Priests to Purify Site After Bush Visit

Funny Thoughts From Freeperland....

Query: Does Obama write his own speeches?

Dream Team (Or, People too Talented to Waste)

David Sirota: On Dave Obey, "Idiot Liberals" and Ending the War

Pelosi Responds to Bush Veto Threat on Iraq Bill

The Shrinking World of Needful Things

More Photos From Brazil Anti Bushler Protest in Sao Paluo Brazil! Bush = Hitler?

I'm Thinking That Cheney's Out By Friday

This David Obey thing still has me really frosted ......

I don't believe Newt for one minute that he had an affair during Clinton's impeachment

An Edwards / Obama ticket would have to win Florida

If Obama wasn't running and most of the votes were going to be sucked up

Obama should have spoken about Iraq in these terms last June:

If Al Gore's running, when's the absolute latest he can declare?

POLL: Read four paragraphs, guess who wrote them.

What will it take to get back in power...

Young progressives organization in NYC apparently doesn't think it's too late for Clark and '08...

Curious--Who have you backed in past Dem primaries

ABC News calls Edwards "Desperate"

Democratic Candidate disowns gay daughter, and owns sweatshop that illegally dumps toxic waste

First Elizabeth, now Michelle...D-Women doing the dirty work for their men

Putin's approval rating now 81%

Massachusetts' First Lady being treated for depression

MP3 of RFK, Jr. interviewing Greg Palast on AAR-031007

Edwards: Repeal top-tier tax cuts to pay for health care (including full mental health parity)

General: Conservatives Are ‘Absolutely The Worst Thing That’s Happened’ To The U.S. Military

The Anti-Gay Old Party =====>

In October 2002 Bob Graham begged fellow senators to read the "entire" NIE on WMDs.