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Archives: March 17, 2007

Breaking: Gonzales Apologizes To Prosecutors

More than 200 names to be removed from Iraq memorial in Lafayette

"Rebels are we, born to be free, just like the fish in the sea!"

Testing my new Photobucket account

Beannachtai na Feile Padraig

Got Lyrics? & sound

Do you understand The Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys?

PC vs. MAC ads

Happy Birthday to Shemp Howard!

Potentially offensive stereotype (effing hilarious)

I read in Rolling Stone that Johnny Marr is now in Modest Mouse?!

What bands do you like that the Lounge Music Snobs would crucify you for if they knew?

Hearing on Disclosure of Plame's Identity: No Investigation

Nonpolitical topic here. I remember this as the greatest NCAA play I ever seen..

Medea Benjamin (Code Pink) on Mike Webb now (9:15PM Pacific)

Florida to "help" environment by building a toll road up the rural center of the state.

Plame testimony repeat on C-Span 1 now

As Bill Maher said tonight, "They say people haven't sacrificed anything in this country,

Ramblings of a Sane Man - America Held Hostage

March On The PENTAGON March 17!


I am not liking the AP's Plame coverage.

Pushing Bush by Brian Dykstra

When The Going Gets Weird, The Weird Turn Pro

Gore 2008

The shit has really hit the fan.

Predict the Republican and Democratic Tickets in '08!

Seal Slaughter: Is the mass killing of sea mammels 'sustainable' ecologically and economically?

Iraq War forever alters D.C. landscape

Gang mayhem grips LA

Brent Budowsky: Valerie Plame Stands Tall

War supporters feel adrift as tide turns (check out this quote from war supporter)

Beyond Building 18: EXCLUSIVE: Major New Problems At Walter Reed

Bush's problems? Just blame them on Bill Clinton

VIP ward at Walter Reed gets scrutiny

H A L C R O W T H E R on M O L L Y I V I N S

That pesky Executive Order 12958

Guest Workers Fighting Back (Time) They are here legally-pre-signed contracts are all but fiction

10-Point Plan to Rebuild the US after Bush's Destruction: Redux and Explanation

Iraq's new oil law!

John Nichols: "Malfeasance in Office"

Credit Union Target Of Takeover Effort

Religious Conviction vs. Political Dogmatism

Labor Rights in Guatemala Aided Little by Trade Deal (WP) took force last year

McCain/Hagel: Different Paths From Vietnam to War in Iraq

Iranian Teachers Seeking Better Wages, Beaten During Rally (is this the American way?)

Bush Agrees to AFL-CIO and UFCW Demand to Implement Job Safety Rule

Free-Speech Case Divides Bush and Religious Right

"I'm trying not to say that I'm not accountable."

When Child Care Workers Join Unions, Communities Benefit

N.J. governor and his union boss ex-girlfriend face questions

At war's fourth: Bush v Democrats

The Nation: Antiwar Dems in Congress Face Tough Choices

LAT: Blogs can top the presses

Four years on, war costs Bush at home and abroad

An egregious attack on the U.S. justice system

Crouching Tiger, Tumbling US Economy


Gonzalez's Head on a Platter: Some Thoughts about Power and the Corporate Press

TPMuckraker: Sampson: I Failed to Organize "Political Response"

The Chinese Toy

NYT: A Search for Self in Obama’s Hawaii Childhood

Gonzales Gave Kyle Sampson New Justice Dept. Office After His Supposed ‘Resignation’

White House finds damage control elusive

Halliburton's contemptuous move

Editorial: Renew inquiry into removal of U.S. attorney in Guam

The Trillion-Dollar Defense Budget Is Already Here

Unstable Foundations: Not Forgetting New Orleans

According to U.S. Military Theory, We Can't Win in Iraq

Scandal Du Jour

WP: Accounts of Prosecutors' Dismissals Keep Shifting

At Capitol, a new agenda

A Shameful Injustice (US vs Cuba)

Editors of The Nation: The December 7 Massacre

Co-gen in your kitchen from Ohio based Sunpower

Bison Once Again Roam Eastern Colorado

An Incompetent Boob: Bu**sh**'s response to An Inconvenient Truth ('TOON!)

Delayed Nuke Plant Bolsters Iran Resolve

Over Unity Water Heater??

(Canada) Government to move toward Kyoto - Reuters

The Idols of Environmentalism

US 'blocks environment progress' (opposes carbon trading, paying to preserve rainforests)

Investors to press U.S. Congress on global warming

Anti-Nuclear Rallies Fill French Cities

Finland's Greens Hope for Gore Windfall

Former Yugoslav nations unite in calling on EU to help Bulgarian energy production.

G8 climate consensus emerging, U.S. odd man out - Reuters

Best time to buy a hybrid car: Right now (

British Muslims extend a friendly hand to Jews

Chavez opposes Ahmadinejad on Israel

Kucinich Hires Critic of Israel for Hill Panel

U.S. Decries New Palestinian Government

Darfur Refugees seek Israeli home

Majadele refuses to sing national anthem

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Saturday, March 17, 2007

Justice Department Begins Actions Against States Over Accessible Voting

NYT/Reuters: CNN's Larry King, 73, Undergoes Arterial Surgery

CNN: CNN and L.A. Times to host 'Super Tuesday' debates

NYT: White House Delays Action in Democrats' Inquiry on U.S. Attorneys

Reuters: Taliban extend deadline to kill Italian reporter

(AP) Mandating HPV vaccine raises concerns from many

Pakistanis in anti-militant pact with border tribe (3rd try)

Police arrest, handcuff 7-year-old on dirt bike

CBS: Will Gonzales Fall For Attorney Firings? (Sources: AG's Ouster Is Inevitable)

BBC: Iraq unveils reconstruction plan

Bush: Dems try to micromanage Iraq war(radio address)

On the Firing Line: A new NEWSWEEK poll shows only weak support for Attorney General Gonzales

Iraq cleric urges new Iraq-US security agreement (Ammar al-Hakim)

Where are they now: Bush's former war cabinet

NYT/AP: Thousands of Christians Protest Iraq War

Reuters: Four years on, war costs Bush at home and abroad

U-S soldier killed in Baqouba

Four years on, war costs Bush at home and abroad

Book worries hold back the Plame truth

Reuters: Australian PM meets Iraq's Maliki in Baghdad

Home lender Novastar cutting 17 pct of work force

LAX police arrest pair pretending to be officers

Growing pains' for revamped prison system

Germany cautions U.S. not to split Europe with shield

China’s diversification won’t hurt dollar, says Wen

Dublin throws diverse St. Patrick parade (land of new immigrants)

Violence escalates in oil-rich Kirkuk

UPI Anti-war protesters arrested

N.Y. Storm Strands Passengers in Planes

Ex-Qwest CEO Insider Trade Trial to Open

McCain Aims to Recapture N.H. Support

Bush: Dems Trying to Micromanage War

AP: GI Guilty in Iraqi Detainees' Deaths

Disney clears executives in Pixar probe

Musharraf calls demonstrations move against nation

Yahoo News - Republican Support for Gonzales Erodes

Iraq War Alters Political Landscape

Truck bombers using chlorine kill 8 in Iraq

Thousands march to Pentagon to protest Iraq war (warning pic heavy)

WP: Amid Concerns, FBI Lapses Went On

WP: Additional Support Troops Join Buildup in Iraq: Tens of thousands more to come?

Roadside bomb strikes MND-B patrol (2 incidents, 5 dead)

Romney Seeks Cash Lead Over Competition

Group Blasts Mubarak's (Egypt) Anti-Terror Bill ("greatest erosion of rights in 26 years.")

White House Opposes D.C. Vote

Muslim prison chaplain claims more hate directed at him

G.O.P. Anger in Swing State Eased Attorney’s Exit (Iglesias NM) NYTimes

3 Children Killed in Thai School Attack

66-Year Old Man Leaps White House Fence

Gonzales's Ex-Aide Sampson Denies Withholding Info

Chavez opposes Ahmadinejad on Israel

WP: Antarctic Glaciers' Sloughing Of Ice Has Scientists at Loss: "Highly disruptive" sea level rise?

(South Carolina) Bill Would Mandate Ultrasound Before Abortion

Iran crushes teachers' pay protest

CNN: Plame: Leak severely hurt U.S. intelligence; networks of agents jeopardized, destroyed

Smallpox shot infects soldier's toddler son

AP: N. Korea To Shut Down Nuclear Reactor

NYT/Reuters: U.S. Is Odd Man Out in Climate Consensus

Dubai Ports completes sale of controversial US operations

How do you request someone on MySpace to be your friend?

Name your "Great American Video Game"


Personal Webmaster needed..


Best Venture Brothers Ever.

Golden Monkey, Dragon Phoenix Pearl, Six Summits ... What The Hell Did I Just Make?

Has anyone else seen the film "Tideland"?

somewhere in there

Christians gather in D.C. for war protests ‘An offense against God’

Anyone here seen Idiocracy?

Today I will err and go braless...

Don't kiss me! I'm Scotch, German,English, ?

My former employer deposited my last payroll and then reversed it.

*****A Message from Distressed American about his wife.******

Cool! Andy Dick played in Star Trek Voyager as a holodoctor!

Where's Zombie??? I have something PEEPish for him!! (very good for a giggle..)

Can I ask for good thoughts too.

Need music to DU to? KXCI Acoustic Alternative is especially grand this day!

Betting On Games

Everybody knows I have a website devoted to peeps...

That's it, this calls for

I got money back from taxes this year... should I

How early is too early to use the snowblower?

Seriously. I. Am. Done.

DUer Ava on CNN *NOW*

Why haven't you posted in the Poopy Pants Song and Movie Threads?

Here's to Eire..

Confession: I've never had green beer before.

What was that noise...?

Let the beer drinking festivities begin

I made an omelette for breakfast - with leftovers!!

Are peanut shells bad for you?

Confession: I've never had a green peer before.

Other species of leopard remembered

A website for pet owners on DU worried about quality of food:

i'm on vacation!

*sigh* Whadda last 12 hours

Pest Food Recall.

Like every St. Patrick's Day, I am celebrating by getting shitfaced.

When in Vancouver - be sure to eat at Vera's

I'm going to celebrate St. Paddys day by staying home, drining Guinness and ....

I figured St.Patrick's Day was as good a time to come back as any...

O.K., anyone see the Prestige ( spoilers included for discussion)?

yee haw, 100 posts and a donor on day #3


My living situation has suddenly taken a turn for the worse

just watched the most recent episode of South park

Truckin' public service announcement

Question for Jewish DUers

Good and bad sporting news for Ireland on St. Patrick's Day

Hard-core porn interrupts Brokaw broadcast

Ok...regarding the Viacom lawsuit against Youtube...

In honor of St Paddy's Day, I bring you....Tayto Crisps!

New species of leopard discovered

I got my new car last night--i am so happy.

Happy birthday wishes to.....

Well, now I know why daylight savings time came early.

Woman Kicked Out Of IHOP For Kissing Her Girlfriend

Finally, a chance to make ammends for "Thunderdome"!

Will some of you post links to pictures of rainbows

A geezer remembers..."Songs were made to sing by the young"

Breaking News! Khalid Sheik Mohammad just admitted

Totally shallow, irrelevant, possibly sexist question

Someone wanted to wish you a Happy St. Patrick's Day!

How about a St. Patrick's Day music from You Tube thread? I'll start.

I'm bored, who wants to play?

Green Mastiff?

Food Haiku

Tommorrow, we make our first New England Boiled Dinner...

Are You A Bath Or A Shower Person?

Cigars Anyone

the perfect day-perfect patients,ultimate fighting,a screwdriver and a cigar

I feel totally powerless and depressed.

Making cake: Orange layer, white frosting, green layer

His orders come from far away no more

Like every St. Patrick's Day, I am celebrating by not getting laid.

I'm bullish for Kudzu... Oh, wait... that's been done.

what's your best imitation of another DUers posting style?

can you pour a stout?

latest sign of end times: 3 'Jeopardy' contestants end up tied!!!

Irish Coffee is like crack for me

i've never started a picture thread before, so be nice

Believe it or not: this is Tommy Ramone.

People ask what I'll do when I retire

A St. Patrick's Day vegan dilemma

There are 675 Days until the end of the Bush administration

For the DU'rs who are GD shy, I posted this tonight from the anti-war rally in Sarasota.

i've never made myself very human here in the lounge, but i really need your help

me dear old mum

children shouldn't play with dead things

ok, this link is too good to not post in the lounge...

Buy Top Fuel Bread! It digests well!

Like every St. Patrick's Day, I am celebrating by not giving a shit.

So stephen hawking tries to buy me a HDTV monitor...

Pitt- VCU game about to start

So my birthday is next month. Who is going to buy me this?

Hair cut and styled, Nails clipped and filed, Legs and

I really hate the color "Pink"....

what the hell was so funny about steve martin's stand up career

I lost my voice. Ask me anything!

So now I post the recipe for the seafood chowder I made tonight.

I'm a happy girl!!!

My dog got stuck in the snow today

Two loaves of banana bread and one batch white chocolate/macadamia nut cookies.

So the guy at best buy tries hawking me a HDTV monitor...

I am from the suburbs and am therefore better than you

My MN trip: I've hit rock bottom

crack is like crack for me

Y'know what I can't stand?

Wisecracks are like crack for me.

How about a St. Patrick's day potato thread

Positive Lounge vibes and other good thoughts needed--DIL's father in hospital

M*cY's Credit Card MESS! Be careful about opening an account with them!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 3/17/2007)

Binka? Does Anyone Here Have Personal Contact With DUer Binka?

Are you a grammar nazi or language snob?

Ok-Crucify me- I loved "Borat"

Man Arrested Driving Drunk - For The 28th Time

I'm going to bed....Post here only if you are a big ol Meanie!

My son lost his leave orders and is at SFO enroute to Osaka.

An Observation About Kevin Bacon, Donald Sutherland, and Keifer Sutherland

Jesus, I'm OLD

What, we're all in for the night? No dates, no parties, no nothin'?

Post your dumbest childhood MTV feel-good youtube video

Scotch experts or aficionado's? I need some help.

Just got back from the Ann Arbor anti-war march

so...when I win the lottery tonight-where is the best place for a liberal to live?

Winter and Spring --a couple of paintings I'm working on

Ok pick my Avatar

What (serious) flamewars sadistically amuse you?

Carol Burnett Sues Over 'Family Guy' Cartoon

Sunflowers 2007, Week #4 * * * *

Spring has Sprung!! (Pic Heavy)

They're Coming To Take Me Away...


Confession: I don't like Guinness beer.

You Know You're Getting Old When ......... (fill in the blank)

PM me some gossip about a DUer

DO kiss me: who's it gonna hurt?

How about a St. Patrick's day photo thread!

I have never asked for Lounge Vibes before. Today, I am so humbled. And twofold.

when the NSA and FBI view threads here

It must be Spring - the little bitey cat has left a dead mole on the couch

Look at this cool grill I just bought for my backyard.

U of Oregon Wins first Round NCAA

I'm Getting Marrried Tomorrow.

Has anyone here ever read Little Women?

Who's your *LEAST* favorite NCAA men's b-ball coach.

What is a three-way tie on Jeopardy, Alex?

Congratulations Rabrrrrrr!! 40,000 posts

We were told to "Have a Blessed Day" at Walmart today...

I think I just got/am getting stood up...?

Road rage with a side of fries

We Leased a Space for the Bookstore!!!

Happy Endings: The Day The Pope Got Told What's Up

Richard Dawkins in Lynchburg, VA

This yr's Easter/Christmas "discovery" proving Bible lies is proven wrong - bone boxes didn't have

My live CD

Isaac Newton and Religion

What's good about Buddhism?

World Cup Cricket: Irish eyes are smiling

Here's a truly hilarious site

Boy, Xavier got hosed on a terrible no-call!

Obama picks Florida to win title, McCain picks UNC

Tommorow I Am Going To Rep McDermott's Dinner

What does tomorrow's eclipse and the coming equinox mean?

Someone in the Lounge needs lots of good vibes, white light, etc.

New Moon in Pisces - Sunday, March 18, 9:43pm EST

"see change". . . OBSW

Following Dr. Wayne Dyer's viewpoint of Seeing a Benevolent World

Dan Millman's MOVIE -- Peaceful Warrior!!!

Wake for fallen soldier attracts hundreds

Excellent diary

I may need some help (Sestak, not JK)

Hey, did you see this?

New diary at Daily Kos

FYI: I just saw a commercial for Hardball; John Kerry and General Barry

Bargaining Digest Weekly by Gordon Pavy, Mar 17, 2007

Gay Wounded Veteran Eric Alva All Up On Paula Zahn

Irish American String Band 2007 Mummers Parade...

The Cranberries- Zombie...

Easter rebellion requim for a dream...

free derry media - the men of '98'...

The Politico says Democrats are using Libby trial for 08 purposes.

The Truth About Iraq - Michael Ware-1...

Blackwater - Bush's Shadow Army

Faux Noise; Gibson Upset That a Rapist is Jailed

Must See: Trump Scathing Opinion of Bush

Danny Boy .... Happy St. Pats DU!

Got Lyrics? & sound

Hey--Guess what I saw today? ?

When Rumsfield went in for surgery it was the first time the patient had more blood on his hands

Bill Maher Asks Chris Rock Who He Wants To Win Presidency

Where is the bulk of your activism focused?

Republicans' Lobbying Grip Crumbles After Congressional Shakeup

I would like to see Plame become a pundit on TV for "our side."

Investigate every single day until the end of *'s term

"Snakes on a Plame" - (here's the trailer)...

Barack Obama's fifth grade class picture from Honolulu

Who are the rich fundie leaders and God-marts in your town?

Just what we need. "GodMen", macho Christianity "where faith gets DANGEROUS!"

On C- Span now 3:00am Central Time. Heartbreaking, must hear testimony

Why should we believe anything a defector says?

I think the argument has gone from "Justify Impeachment" to "Justify NOT doing it"

A moment in time - what is yours?

The reality of committee chairs

Condoning treason:

Former Soldiers Who Served In Iraq Speak Out Against War In Fayetteville NC

WJ this morning: Valerie Plame

Christians at the gates, Smirky. (photos)

When this is all said and done, would you support an law banning right-wing parties?

3,210 now dead in W's war of choice

White House changes story on prosecutor purge ... again with memory problems?

6 Year Olds Paying Off The Deficit - blogger reports child support payments taxed

The Donald Trump interview with Wolfie is getting lots of air time on CNN

With Shifting Explanations, White House Adds to Storm

Nance Greggs needs to be read by EVERYONE!!

TOON: An Incompetent Boob

Tom Engelhardt: Neocons In Cheney's Office Fund al Qaeda-Tied Groups... And No One Cares?

A bigger ‘surge:’ 2,600 troops to join Iraq fight early

'Meddling' Iran offers $1 billion to Iraq

CNN Poll: 76% Doubt Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Claims

I Don't Hate Bush (never met the man) - I Hate What He's Allowed...

A pilgrim's progress: blogging CPWI

A new troika for the "Axis of Evil"....

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Sat. 3/17 --- Cheese stands alone

Self delete

White House memory is 'hazy' on U.S. attorneys

How long until we're singing He's Gone by The Chantels for Gone-zales?

Donald Trump was calling for Bush to Shock and Awe Iran a couple of months ago

The Donald Trump interview with Wolf Blitzer - Trump calls out bu$h

Look Armitage was THE leaker! (Waxman's Chart)

'D.C. Madam' Ordered Not to Sell 'Little Black Book' to Media

**** A Message from Distressed American about his Wife *****

If I could be the decider....

Taliban attack NATO convoy

The Sunday Talk shows still greatly favor GOPers over Dems

c-span2 - academic freedom debate w/horowitz and cary nelson

Has anyone seen the movie "Iraq For Sale?" If so, what did you think?

Does the Bush regime really think North Korea is ever going to give up their nuclear weapons?

BREAKING: Gonzales Apologizes to Prosecutors and Names Interim Chief of Staff

U.S. says 350 ill from chlorine bombs in Iraq


Don't be dropping it at the president's feet.

Military lawyer says U.S. stacked deck against Canadian at Gitmo

Deja vu all over again: Destroying Journalism in Order to Save It

For ADL, another mission. Group will combat anti-immigrant bias

Police say pair set each other afire in fight. Homeless couple seriously injured

Ok, apparently Rep. Tom Davis doesn't realize how stupid he

Alan Greenspan's bizarre idea of how to address the income gap

Newsweek Poll: Most believe Firings of US Atty's Political

CSPAN getting beaten up by republican callers this morning

So there never was an investigation

Protecting Us Right Into Their Own Mindset

Chlorine truck bombs sicken hundreds of Iraqis

Congress Must Finally Hold Public Hearings on Edmonds Case

Pride in the Anti-War Movement Today from this Vet

re: USA. If "mistakes were made" according to *, isn't he the one who fires and hires?

LA Times: Blogs can top the presses (TPM and the USA story)

Are any of the news outlets covering the march today?

Compassionate Conservatism..To this day no one from Administration has called

Is anyone blogging from the march on DC?

How many people has mr. bush* fired over the Plame outing?

My friend's letter to Barbara Lee

Chris Rock on Rudy

War supporters feel adrift as tide turns

U.S. wildlife agency cutting 565 jobs, closing refuges

And the spin begins; AP story on march in DC today

sign this petition to stop the slaughter of dolphins in Japan

Where are they now: Bush's former war cabinet

damn-- I went camping for a week and just got back to find the GOP...

CNN's Kyra Phillips' Dream Come True!

violent stalker's mom inadvertently gets him arrested..

BREAKING: Helen Thomas Keeps Front Row Seat

Amendment X of the Bill of Rights... Let's talk about it.

The Costs of Being the "Most Military-Friendly State" In America

Who is JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS, and who ordered her to write...

Does Tom Davis own his seat or is there a chance Virginians will

new warning on using antibacterial soaps

Anyone heard about this upcoming case that could give the 'christian' Right a lot of new power?

They are LIARS!

Waxman letter to Josh Bolton re: lack of investigation

I donated to Barack Obama yesterday...

What do mercenaries do for work when they get home?

What/Who, in your opinion, is the most trustworthy and legitimate

"It was wrong to out a CIA agent, BUT..."

'Saints preserve us.....where's me little helper?--> funny clip

Call me fickle - But I LOVE Trump after

Question about Toensing's testimony yesterday....

Major New Problems At Walter Reed..Beyond Building 18


PLAME HEARING : what the hell was up with WESTMORELAND (R-GA)?

MSNBC calling protestors carrying signs

Thousands of Christians Protest Iraq War

MSNBC has decided that Plame is a non story - Move on

Remember Gonzales NOT under oath when testifying.

WaPo: Rousing, Emotional Start for War Protest

Crowds gather to denounce, support war

DUer Ava coming up on CNN!

With all the food recalls - don't you think it may be time

LA Times article: Blogs can top the presses (bloggers vs. MSM "journalists")

Official GOP Positon: It's Fine To Out CIA Agents

RedState Claiming a Dem "Coup" at DOJ

Reuters: Four years on, war costs Bush at home and abroad

Moran !

TOONS: They ain't fooling us edition

Cindy Sheehan on CSPAN now speaking at prostest... n/t

TOON: Draggin' out this old chestnut...

NOW we know why shrub caravanned to Camp David in inclement weather Fri afternoon

bird flu- a hoax?

Waxman: a rare and shining example of what a public servant should be

AP: War Anniversary Draws Protestors To D.C.

Mistake on Waxman hearing chart: Memo marked "Secret" on plane to Africa

Obama 08 = Unification, admiration, progressive inspiration, exhilartion, medication

REPORT: Public Support For Iraq War In Fast Decline Since 2003

Peter Pace forgets the lessons of history.

Military Support for GOP Is in Free Fall

Lost in the discussion: Helen keeps her seat

Pat Buchanan defends Plame and says Novak was wrong.

And then there's the "Clumsy Forgery Theory" (Plame)...

Flipping through channels to see about the coverage of the DC

New sportscasters "dress code" on CBS? (NCAA)

Neb. Court: Boy Who Bullied Girl Is Liable Under Stalking Law

Does anybody know what happened to

Gonzales & Admin LIED AGAIN-Under Oath-WH Moved Forward With Plan To "GUM TO DEATH" Attorney Process

U.S. swamped with passport applications

Spitting On The First Amendment

Now that we can almost see the end of this putrid administration,

The Nation: Bush's Shadow Army (about Blackwater & other mercs)

Is there any live blogging from D.C. today?

When senators run for president, we all lose.

Holy Trolly Batman !!!

What is the "Social Contract" of the U.S.?

During "The Great War" Gasoline Was Rationed. Why Not Now?

Code Pink person live on CNN NOW

Midge Potts from Code Pink is on CNN now.

Be afraid! Be very, VERY AFRAID!!!

"unknown" on chart...could it be this scoundrel?

The government now wants to assess *college learning* through standardized tests!

Yahoo News: Anti-War Protests SLIDESHOW (Candlelight Vigil, Around The World, etc.)

Another look at CEO Mathematics

Book worries hold back the Plame truth

Al Gore website has a form to tell Congress to act on global warming.

Faith Hill's Latest Song

Delusional FR: "The MSM Taking The Commies' Side"

Lest we forget...

NYT: NM Bush campaign urged former US attorney Iglesias to charge any "vote fraud violator"

"WHY DEMOCRATS ARE RAISING A STINK," by Dianne Feinstein: Checks and balances, not politics!

When a RW-nutjob calls Bush the "worst president in the history of the US"...

Simpsons parody of Fox News VIDEO (not youtube)

Who was the brunette in the pearl necklace...

Before JFK was assassinated............before Marines in

US ready to defend interests in ME for decades: Gates

previously unknown big cat (clouded leopard) discovered in Borneo

Trump: "The economy does better under Democrats"

Was the Code Pink guy in the Plame hearing a plant?

They're making a movie!!!

Media Reviews Plame's Wardrobe -- But Not White House Coverup

Will we be able to put enough pressure on the next Dem president to make Patrick Fitzgerald AG?

VIDEO: Confrontations at today's protests in Washington (

Giving Aid and Comfort to the Enemy: the Plame Affair

"Hazy Memories"

How much money would it take to get you to convince your Mom to become a prostitute?

My best guess for the 2008 nominees: Gore (D) & Hagel (R).

excellent read on Obama

VIDEO: Anti-war Rally in Washington (AP)

Anybody else have NBC NIghtly News "freeze" at the end of the black/white family story?

Kyle Sampson Builds His Defense (LAT)

Are we any closer to winning in Iraq than we were a month ago?

End biblical illiteracy using public schools -LA Times commentary

what's ANSWER's track record with rallies?

Confederate Flag Hung From Noose Draws Ire

Fox hosts are upset because reagan is crying...

Red State Update: Mormon President? Obama Not Black?

Big Brother Does More Than Watch

Inconvenient Truth on Showtime - Now (5pm PST)

Who else did the Bush DoJ target? (great article on DKos)

"Valerie Plame was not covert, under the act"

Could Pelosi be stacking the war funding bill so Repukes will vote against?

GI didn't ask for 'all this,' but it made him speak up

Iran to U.S and Western Powers: don't make any "stupid move"

"Iraq for Sale" by Robert Greenwald Have you seen the film? IF NOT, YOU MUST!

Hello Memphis..I Have Arrived...Checkin In...

Plame-gate: Time to Fire WPost's Hiatt

Caption this photo of a pro-war demostrator

Fox News producer: Part of his contract to give Bush a blow job every month or so

Check out this delusional Dr*dge teaser:

Think Progress: Past U.S. Attorneys Outraged By Prosecutor Purge

MS: Dem. Executive Committee denies certification to Dale (D?-Ins. Com) [after Bush support]

Did you ever work with someone who wouldn't cash their paychecks? I did. He almost got fired over it

Yay, Charlie Crist. He is "Unenthusiastic About Major New Toll Roads"

102-year-old served with eviction notice, 83-year-old daughter too

Hard-core porn interrupts Brokaw broadcast

Ski Industry Goes Green to Fight Warming

Calling Hang a Left, Seemslikeadream, H2OMan, and others

"Journey of faith" turns to journey of filth

Check out the ignorant poster "Supportsleftleansright" in today's Detroit

They call it Gum to Death

Sunday Talk Shows

Are there any true numbers of troop deaths and injured ?

Joe Wilson talks to the Independent on Sunday about the leak case

3216 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

The NYT editors and the art of covering Bush's ass

Hard-core porn interrupts Brokaw broadcast

Large Iraq War Protests Across Spain, Europe's biggest protests

2007 proclaimed as "The Year of Lee"

Trinidad and Tobago church leaders want to ban Elton John; he may "bring the gay" to the island

illegal to defile or cast contempt on the Confederate flag (Flag Exhibit Draws Criticism)

NYT: In March On Pentagon, Protesters Recall War Anniversaries

Free-Speech Case Divides Bush and Religious Right

Breast-feeding mother protests treatment at restaurant, employee threw dirty dish cloth on her

Back in New Orleans: Recovery Spring Break, Day 1

In my opinion we won the war in Iraq ,..let's have a parade.......

How much is the Iraq Quagmire costing YOUR local community?

6 US troops killed today, 7 on Fri...Yet they say the surge is working...

White House changes story on prosecutor purge

PHOTO: Felicitaciones!

Four years on, war costs Bush at home and abroad

Want free land? Move to Anderson, Alaska - 26 lots to be given away

Prevent a Military Attack on Iran - a response to the propaganda by the founder of CASMII

Buckwheat is back! 7,080-mile walk/bike/paddle to raise money to buy medical equipment for clinic


Met a woman at the pet store today briefly

U.S. Encourages Israelis To Invest In Iraq - I thought Iraq and Israel were technically still at war

Jesus, I'm OLD

Kerry supports bill giving BLOGGERS new and stronger powers to pursue FOIA

Met Aidan Delgado at the anti-war rally in Sarasota today.

So all you have to do after firing AGs all across the country is apologize?

President, vice president must face inconvenient truth of war in Iraq

Those who betray those who protect you in secret,

My favorite sign from protest today

Where can I find a complete transcript of yesterday's hearing before Waxman's committee?

Federal court grants condemned Arizona man's execution request


About one US Attorney who "played ball"...

Suicide chlorine bombers hit Iraq

Dr. James Knodell, Director of WH Office of Security-who are the "senior management"

How Bush Will Commemorate Four Years Of War

US vs John Lennon

Tens of thousands more ANTI-Iraq war protesters than PRO. We're just more patriotic than Freeptards

Officer fired for tasering unconscious man

CUTTING OFF FUNDING is not a fringe opinion


Marine and a native of Dwight IL Kill in Iraq as we march

Confrontation at Vietnam War Memorial

Freepers remove 200 names from Iraq memorial

LAT op-ed, by BILL MAHER: "In previous wars we sacrificed our underwear. Now it's our civil rights."

Are American sheep people?

From my Brother on the March Both AP and Reuters gave Coverage to Iraq War Protest

My commitment :

White House Travel Office firings: SIX investigations by GOP: DOJ, GAO, Starr...

Here's your next assignment. Get creative & crazy:

Ted Rall: Rudy Giuliani Has Divorced Every Woman On Earth Over Age 18

Rove defends president (With photo to caption)

The media doesn't like the Plame story because they were outed too

Half of Indian children victims of abuse


I keep getting this in my e-mail, is it true?

Disappearance of red king crab in Kodiak still a mystery

So the Bible says it's ok to inject hormones into a developing fetus?

Insight into the rightwing landfill they call a "brain"...

Blogs can top the presses-take a bow, TPM and bloggers everywhere!

LA Times gives a major shout out to Josh Marshall

Tom Toles Uses Cartoon to Strike Back at Joint Chiefs of Staff

American mothers send breast milk to Africa to help keep babies HIV-free

The Language of the State: Who Decides It's Genocide?

To mark the passing of a great philanthropist and patron of the arts (and a Democrat)

on dying anonymously and in vain in Iraq....

Just heard a soldier say he was warned off stopping torture by Iraq death squads by superiors on CNN

Caption this photo

Drinkin My Coffee, Readin The Paper And Couldn't Believe This Story. What A Rich Asshole.

Get tihis: the wingnuts are crying foul because Waxman wouldn't allow VT to

Independent UK: "My Wife, The CIA Agent" by Joe Wilson (Interview)

Al Gore: 294,374 and counting

Gore collects nearly 300,000 signatures on climate change (needs more)

Christians gather for anti-war protest - Arrested!

I Have New Empathy for Mary Cheney ("Selfish Hedonist") This Week

Victoria Toensing is a private practice lawyer. How would she know if Plame was covert?

Why aren't there more DU Antiwar pix from today in DC?

Why are some "controversial" issues considered controversial at all?

Movie "A Face In The Crowd" on TCM in a few minutes.

Currency: In God (Money) We Trust

Media training 101

Nixon Articles of Impeachment

BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA - this guy nails it in one sentence :)

Political Quiz

Photos, Video, & Story Anti-War March in Hollywood

andrew sullivan getting his impeachment on re: plame

Teen drag racers here illegally go back to Mexico (Interesting things to note in this story)

So, should we be happy OR WHAT ?????

WillyT's McLaughlin Style DU Survey On The Code Pink Hubbub

20 years in the service, told he could not retire until he went to iraq for 1 yr - dead

NYT: "Iglesias Firing Was Political & Reached All The Way To President BUSH"

It's Time To March On The Pentagon

10-Point Plan to Rebuild the US after Bush's Destruction: Redux and Explanation

This is Code Pink

Menu Foods’ PET FOOD RECALL -- Specifics Released Today

Has anyone said, "Happy St. Patricks Day"

Richardson signs medical marijuana bill: "So what if it's risky. It's the right thing to do."

Big squabble by Belgium Ministers over Al Gore Photo...."Why wasn't I in the photo with Gore?"

SC: pre-abortion ultrasound law?

An(other) open letter to Freepers and Lurkers.

The Dems DO NOT have full control of both houses! Wake up!

Will this exercise in Israel be the start of the war on Iran?

Frank Rich: The Ides of March 2003

International law now vital: Fitzgerald

Government (and record companies) move to shut down internet radio:

CSPAN is showing the protest and some speeches

Speaking of weird looking women disrupting meetings.

PHOTOS: Mayan priests purifying the grounds that Chimpolini visited to expunge bad spirits

"Is America ready for a black president?"

greatest prank in history

If you feed private-label pet food, read this

Gang mayhem grips LA

Why did Pelosi make taking Iraq's oil a withdrawal benchmark?

Commander of Fort Desolation asking for help...surrounded by them Liberals

Just found a picture of Barack Obama's sister w/ her husband

If only the Do-Nothing-Cover-Up Rethuglican Congress had

WH fails to turn over US Att'y documents at deadline Fri, 16th: Dems say Bush playing with fire

Larry Johnson:Undercover, Covert, and Classified (Also Hush Hush)

"In our system, the decision to convict is made before the trial, not after."

Newsweek: Disorder in King George's Court

Code Pink, And The Timidity Of The Dems

Nightmare Iraq report reduced to gibberish by MSNBC wire, nation shrugs, etc...

Did I hear correctly? The code pink lady at the hearing yesterday used to be a man in the navy?

Staff Sgt Ray Girouard found guilty of negligent homicide...

Happy St. Patrick's Day.

Pics Pics Pics from today's march

More Code Pink threads than Plame hearing threads---Too Funny.

Toddler physically, possibly sexually abused; Family holds CPS responsible

"Demonstrators who SUPPORT THE WAR, Heckle Anti-War Marchers "

A foolish act by "Code Pink"

The Plame Scandal


Okay, a simple YES/NO poll re: the Pink person at the Plame Hearing

***Great Attention Whores In History***

Can You Help Me Understand Something

How "Khalid Sheikh Mohammed" was pimped by an Al Jazeera reporter in 2002...

Governor Mario Cuomo to keynote conference on middle-class in NYC

My report from the march today

Toensing's Latest Lie: She Did NOT write the IIAP, she lobbied for passage of it

Protest pictures in Bloomingdale, IL, outside Rep Roskam's office (pic heavy)


Grand Jury: 50 shots to kill an innocent man is wrong--- NY police....sends the wrong message.

On these protests , I have just one question

Miss Vicky up now on CSPAN for you late nighters n/t

Clinton Talks About Dark Times

Serious campaign reform, anyone?

Will Al Gore run for President in 2008?

The Saturday Cartoons

Bush v. Nixon Approval Ratings

CNN This A.M Reporting On The Waxman/Plame Hearings Said.....

Thousands Of Christians Protest The Iraq War

LA Times: Attorney firing inquiry reaches impasse

Tell Congress To Do Their Constitutional Duty And Impeach Bush & Cheney Now!

McCain hires snowplow to clear his way... PLOWGATE!

2 local lawyers offer aid to Guantanamo detainees

Valerie Plame and the Attack of the Paparazzi

A Search for Self in Obama’s Hawaii Childhood

Sampson Contradicts Gonzales Over Resignation

It's surprising what memories and feelings this site brings forth...

On the Firing Line-new NEWSWEEK poll shows only weak support for Attorney General Alberto Gonzales

NYT: Iran Is Playing a Growing Role in Iraq Economy

Elizabeth Kucincich: Great Love and Support for Peace Today - as you march on the Pentagon

Bush: Dems try to micromanage Iraq war (weekly radio address) - AP

Democrats manipulate military policy for political gain, Bush says....Boo Hoo!

EXCLUSIVE: Major New Problems At Walter Reed

McCain Not Sure If Condoms Prevent H.I.V........

Bush finally admits its "his administration's war in Iraq"

sweet jesus i hate pat robertson

Wages Stagnating -- Again

Howard Dean says politicians should "listen to people before you start talking at them."

I Can Be President

How much does experience matter?

Bush Approval Rating Drops Below Zero

Many thanks to Atomic Kitten for years of hard work and diligence

White House Effort To ‘Gum To Death’ U.S. Attorney Process Moving Forward As Planned

Elizabeth Kucinich Promotes Peace in Europe

Federal court: Cintas policy violated rights (AP)

Unions in the thick of health care reform effort

McCain Clueless about AIDS prevention - WTF??

Union says protest against Rochester hotel will continue (18 fired illegally says NLRB)

Mark Gaffney: Chasing low wages won't revive State of Michigan

Unions seek investigation of (Cintas) worker's death second serious injury in recent weeks

GOP's worst nightmare has come true!

If it's Sunday, It's Still Conservative! Sign MM's Petition to Stop Right Dominence of Sunday Shows

Stalled union talks slow GSA reorganization

Steelworkers to resume contract talks with Rexam Beverage 800 workers at nine U.S. plants

Ala. firm sought State Dept. aid in suit (slayings of three union leaders in Colombia)

Divided and Defeated or United to Conquer....

United Food And Commercial Workers Union Announces Wal-Mart Withdraws Application For ILC

Carnival of the Liberals #34: Ides of March Edition

How Bush will commemorate four years of war.

Falwell: The Judeo-Christian Influence on Our Nation

When Loyalty Is Not A Virtue

Hershey Co, union, silent on meeting cutting about 3,000 jobs sent to Mexico

Dubai Ports World sold to American company

NYT: G.O.P. Anger in Swing State Eased Attorney’s Exit

Mine Union’s Report on the Sago Disaster Contradicts Earlier Findings (NYT) 12 men killed

FBI abuses are intolerable

WaPo: Candidates Try Web Video, And the Reviews Are Mixed

Colorado Gov. Reinstates Payroll Deduction for Union Dues

As status quo as status quo can get...?

If we "Fire Alberto" we will put all the blame on him...

Congressional oversight needs to be stepped up (FBI's illegal use of NSLs)

Entering Year 5 of an unpredictable war

As House Moves D.C. Vote Bill, Panel Measures Constitutionality

SAN FRANCISCO Unlicensed contractor charged in labor exploitation case

I think buxh should just fire all of those attorneys. The ones not fired may be even

Interpretation of a Republican TV ad.

George Bush's nephew visiting New York City.

Helen Thomas gets her front row seat back; will GWB's head explode?

Gonzales! Turd-blossom's Rectum of Justice?

What Is The NUMBER ONE Characteristic A Dem POTUS Candidate Has To Have

So, I'm listening to "On the Media" rip the crap out of Gonzo...

Impeachment? Not for a generation....

How Mark Leibovich and Neil Lewis (NYT) trivialize treason and death (Plame hearing).

To Obama in New Hampshire: "By the way, you had us from your first hello."

Ode to Babylonsister

The prosecutor firings and the 2004 election mentioned again in the NYT

Dems that voted for Gonzales' confirmation have some REAL explaining to do

Photos, Video, & Story Anti-War March in Hollywood


Does Plame have a license to kill?

The longest thread: your favorite comebacks to 'wingers

Mean-Jean Schmidthead, on her back, in a pool of vomit.. Doesn't Get Better Than That

White House Says No, Conyers Says Yes to Subpoenas

AP: Obama Draws 10,000 to Downtown Oakland Rally

Tens of thousands denounce Iraq war at Washington rally

Why didn't Fitzgerald expose the fact that there was no WH investigation into the Plame leak?

John Kerry goes to bat for bloggers re:FOIA

Gonzales' Struggle Predictable

NYT: 'Bong hits' case divides Bush and religious right

What does this mean when I update my journal?

My conservative usually non-political best friend is upset over Plame and Gonzales

I find David Brook's lies offensive

Obey said, "I know you're from the South, but can you speak faster?''

A Setback For Women....Viagra Yes, Birth Control, NO!

SHOCKING Fox noise ignoring U.S. attorney scandal,Plame testimony and Libby

Will Hillary Cave on Health Care?

Why the pile-on of Hillary at DU?