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Archives: May 10, 2007

Are the Democrats and Bushies playing good cop/bad cop with the Iraqis?

Two guilty of trying to leak details of Blair's talks with Bush

Lupica on Ghouliani: He can dodge on abortion, but may get Bern'd on Kerik

FBI in Alaska closing in on Ben Stevens

Rohrabacher rues support for Abramoff

Putin Is Said to Compare U.S. Policies to Third Reich

Cecile Richards: My Response to the McCain Campaign's Attacks on Planned Parenthood

Germany, UK home to most of EU's dirty power plants - Reuters

Schwarzenegger revives California water bonds plan - Reuters

Dozens of Powerful & Unusual Earth Saving Ideas

Another Chemical Emerges in Pet Food Case -- NYTimes May 9, 2007

What Norway knows and the US must learn

Security sources believe 15 smuggling tunnels currently active in Gaza

United Nations African meeting on Palestinian rights opens in Pretoria with calls to relaunch peace

AJC Honors Colombia Chief, A Bush Ally Tied to Abuses

I Think Debra Bowen Just Dropped a Bomb: Top-To-Bottom Review Plan Announced

House Panel Considers Cuts for Missile Defense

GI Bill's buying power shrinks

U.S. Embassy Staff in Iraq to Wear Armor

Five months later, 3 prosecutors still want truth about firings

G.O.P. Moderates Warn Bush Iraq Must Show Gains

Democrats, White House clash on homeland security

Senate Approves Tighter Policing of Drug Makers

U.S. Says Russia Can't Alter Missile Shield Plan

Iraqi parliament speaker slams U.S. officials over criticism of its summer break plans

Bribery pleas prompt look at donations

Giuliani Plans to Publicly Embrace Abortion Rights

Marine says urinated on dead Iraqi at Haditha

Number of Fired Prosecutors Grows

U.S. won't allow governors to direct military

Academic from U.S. center arrested in Iran

Lift me up love, Pick me up love, Everday...

Write your own thread title

Yum! Melamine!

Corn cream, corn cream, corn cream...

Here's one reason why I think Kevin Spacey is fantastic!

I'm wondering why .....

Jericho.... WTF???? SPOILERS

Sad. Tammy Faye is at death's door with lung cancer - 65 lbs.

Name a movie that was so confusing that you had to watch it again to get the plot

"Whaddya got that's like a salad?" "Uh, we have salad."

What are the chances my landowner is still working?

Should I ride my motorcycle to work tomorrow?

How the hell did I ever eat without this stuff?

Dune- the De Laurentiis or the Sci Fi Channel version?

Before you listen to the new Bright Eyes album

Strawberries, blackberries, raspberries

You don't appreciate a lot of stuff in school until you get older

The temp in my new compost pile is 150 degrees!

My 7 year old baby boy Beagle

Who's the cuter Corr? (dialup warning)

“Forgive me if my hungry eyes feast on the banquet of your sumptuous d'ecolletage”

This is Pandora. Please don't touch her box.

Halfway Home, does anybody watch it?

And so it begins.

West End Girls.... (HI!)

My brain is melting

A.A. Will its resiliency against stigmatism perpetuate?

Sigh. I'm eating my feelings tonight with Vermonty Python Ben and Jerry's.

Has there ever been someone

Okay maybe you all can help me because GD didn't do such a good job... (Air America Radio)

What does it mean when someone says a person smells "earthy"?

i just posted in gd and i forgot to put on my flame retardant suit


So This Is What California Is Like ( chapter two)

I got accepted into grad school today!!!!

Wine connoisseurs, I would like your help please.

Soccer Mom Slaps Daughter, Leaves Her On I-80 At Night

How hard is "Recuerdos de la Alhambra" to master ?

CSI last week: please explain the ending to me and my wife. (SPOILERS?)

Sign the Paris Hilton petition

This is not, not, NOT a sex thread! It is just a PSA.

Have you ever taken Gaviscon tablets? you ever worry about your children doing something stupid after they are scolded

ZombyLove comes with free yak

Have You Ever Stopped Moving Long Enough And Realize

sixteen inches and growing!

Those "singing" Halmark cards... I can hardly wait to go out

I graduate on Friday!

Excellent answers behind the click:

Have you ever had condom fail?

Made a quick trip home to Kingfisher tonight to see the flood waters....(Pics!!)

Greetings from Juneau, Alaska, Loungers!

A few pics of feathered friends and few other animals. (56K caution)


Alternatives to Alcoholics Anonymous and Other 12 step programs

Wednesday Night Fights/ Corrales Tribute

The American Brainwash Machine...

Sen. Clinton-----Northern Ireland

Hearing on the President's Vets Task Force: Rep. Hare

Steny Hoyer, 'This Motion, My Colleagues, Reeks'

General Wesley Clark

Ferrets for Freedom

Speaker Pelosi---High Gas Prices

The Wonderful Elizabeth Edwards

The Hate Equation - Targeting Migrant Children in Los Angeles...

bad leadership trickles down. Bush mentality is spreading to our soldiers in Kansas. YOU WON"T BEL

Globalisation shakes the world (BBC) {longish article}

There is no longer any credibility!

Migratory birds and whales confused by warming

WTF? I just saw a "Hilton Family" ad on MSNBC...

Prison Guards Accused of Making Inmates Lick Toilets And Provide Sexual Favors For Guards

Civil Rights Cold Case 42 years old.

Flak vests and helmets while in the Green Zone - new order from U.S. Embassy in Iraq

Remember, first class US postage goes to 41 cents Monday May 14

2 month vacation by Iraqi parliament? Duh, why not?

Commanders in Iraq See 'Surge' Into '08

bush, et al., the 11 republican, cheney and the iraqi government

LOL! KO travels into the future to show us Gonzo's testimony, tomorrow! Screen cap.

Suicide bombing strikes peaceful Kurdish city in Iraq; 1st attack in 3 years

why the fuck does KKKARL rove get so much authority? We did not fucking elect him

AAPG policy statement on climate change (global warming).

(TOON) Steve Bell on Tony's departure and the Al-Jazeera memo verdict

What has The Lord of Darkness been up to lately?

Stars and Stripes LTTE: Troops want to go home

Withdrawal my Ass 'Pentagon Tells 35,000 Troops They May Be Deployed to Iraq'

Food for thought...

Defense authorization bill fails to address habeas corpus for detainees

Report: SoCal deportees forcibly sedated by LA agents

Retired Generals(Eaton, Horne and Batiste) slam Bush policy in new ads

Wish Dick Morris would be a "victim" of the Clinton Admin

Oh Great! Scarborough has let Michael Reagan out of his sewer hole

G.O.P. Moderates Warn Bush Iraq Must Show Gains

Wolfowitz's tenure faces fresh test

Would taxing the Catholic Church pay for a few more years of Iraq?

Political quiz - how liberal or conservative are you?

Elizabeth Edwards: Live Until You Die

My puppy went to the Vet today

Fired US Attorneys: Scandal Will Get "Worse, Not Better" .. criminal charges likely

What does it mean when someone says a person smells "earthy"?

Honestly. How can Chimpolini be critical of the Iraqi Parliment's vacation plans?

Romney's wife gave $150 to Planned Parenthood. How many abortions does that buy?

Dude. I want my $278M in tax dollars back.

Pentagon world's 10th largest economy. Iraq is America's 2nd costliest war. - NPR

Vatican backpedaling on abortion excommunication faster than you can say "tax exempt"

Friends in High Places Deliver Big for Sallie Mae Behind the Scenes

My wife made the paper: Once-rural cemetery now mostly enveloped by metro area

Giuliani Plans to Publicly Embrace Abortion Rights

Good luck if disaster strikes

...believed it exposed Mr Bush, the US president, as a "madman"

Meanwhile over at Rimjob's Freerepublic they're started a Rudy file-and not in a good way.

US Intelligence-Breaks Law & Natl Security Act Of 1947-By Keeping Covert Action Info From Congress

Cheney's 'bad cop' act in Iraq: What's really going on

Jane Fonda is all over Colbert!


About that meeting today with the Republicans and Bush

Bushes Best Day...

Karl Rove's Big Election-Fraud Hoax (Salon)

Gates: National Guard equipment levels lowest since 9/11; UNITS HAVE ONLY 56% OF REQUIRED EQUIPMENT

Five Months Later, 3 Prosecutors Still Want Truth About Firings - Seattle PI

Delete, please!

Retired generals challenge GOP in ads (Bush "endangers US security")



Wanna take a right wing straw poll?

The military industrial complex needs to end when it consumes 50% our taxes.

We are looking a massive disaster in the face in Iraq as each of these things come to pass...

ROFLMAO !!! - Actual CNN Headline: Bush's Mission To Boost Morale In Flattened Town

I.B.M. Effort to Focus on Saving Energy

Army sending soldiers back to Iraq, cutting ‘dwell time’

FDA warns staff on melamine health risks

Two trillion dollars wasted and over a million dead bodies. This will be the Bush legacy.

bush is right about one thing: Americans ARE addicted to gasoline. We live near the

From Feintein Regading Habeas Corpus

Bottled Water Pricey in More Ways than One

Sadrists Rally against Cheney Visit

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Jeff Farias subs for Mike

The Best, Most Doable Plan for Iraq?

Edwards in Chicago Today

This is one of the best, if not THE best site, for debunking rightwing nonsense..


Careful What You Say-"By Next Monday-Internet Phone Calls Subject To Tapping

Just watching the "Cheney arrives in Baghdad" video on The Daily Show, and did anyone else notice...

I don't think Rudy will get nominated and we will DESTROY McCain or Mitt Popeil

Iraqi Oil Workers to Strike Over Privatisation Law

BREAKING: Conservative Dems expected to vote with GOP to give Bush unfettered blank check on Iraq

Jon Stewart: "Iraq Has Finally Become the Country We Thought It Was When We Invaded"

Grrrrrrrrr.... FDA...... Grrrrrrrr..... Melamine.... Grrrrrrrr

I just sent an unkind email to my mother

If Ahhhnuld pardons Paris, it's ALL over n/t

The gasoline fuel shortage is easy to solve.

too good a rant to be buried away in a thread...

Email from Costco: Pulling Kirkland Wet Dog Food

Rugh Ro. These troops don't sound happy.

Tammy Faye Messner ends cancer treatment

I am asking a really stupid question: What is the exact definition of neoliberalism

Driver who muttered 'n-word' awarded jobless pay

NBC: 11 Republicans Berate Bush Over Iraq In Private White House Meeting

ZAP! If you're rich and can afford a new car, here's an alternative to the Prius...

Another overhyped terror plot

"David Broder is the voice of the people."

Pope says pro-choice lawmakers should be denied sacraments

Want to go back to the Founding Fathers' intent? Get rid of the active military

On parrots and food and pet food

I had to thank AL Gore, snail mail only, here is what I said...

Is offshoring truly about greed, or is there some big plan in store for everyone?

Oh My! Bill'O'Lielly loses it with Wes Clark!

You knew it was coming. Be prepared to barf!


Discrimination Against Atheists Topic Of ABC Program

Stridently held opinion based on questionable pseudo-science but I'm right.

PALAST: Bigger Reasons To Toss Wolfowitz - Like Perjury & Homicide

Key lawmaker urges move of detainee trials from Guantanamo

Scandinavian Anti-Sealing Coalition is now online!!!

KS soldiers arrested for Burglary in Greensburg...a result of shitty bush leadership?

Senators write Bush over Wolfowitz

Check list: Our government does not and will not

Giuliani Plans to Publicly Embrace Abortion Rights: "Ultimately, there has to be a right to choose."


"Can you really call 28% an approval rating?"

John Edwards' ads have been airing in Northern VA!

Stick a spork in Guiliani--he's all done.

Governor Crist assured by Chertoff that all is well in case of emergencies.

Kucinich: President’s Veto Threat Means War Funds Should Be Cut Off Now

You have to see this Obama ad by a reader on MYdd.

Does Bill and Hillary owe their legacy to John Edwards?

Test - which candidate do you match up best with?

Read his lips -- then read his signing statements


Bill Scher: Big Business' Healthcare Solution Ignores Those Who Need It Most

Pentagon: Guard units half-equipped

Free Trade Free Country


Tension Mounts as Antiwar Movement Challenges Dems' Commitment to Stop the War


Time: Inside the Scandal at Justice

David Sirota: Blank Check Democrats & The Danger of Becoming A Blank Check Movement

Why Cheney failed

Taliban-destroyed Buddhas may never be restored

Garrett Epps / "Karl Rove's big election-fraud hoax"

Republican Death Trap: Bush Wants Iraq Escalation Well into 2008

GOP’s Reaganesque Tall Tales (by Joe Conason for Truthdig)

Limbaugh realizes Obama is black, warns nation (LAT)

The Moral Obligation to Lose The War

Trained to Harm: How the Military Abuses Its Own

A Small War Guaranteed to Damage a Superpower

Trained to Harm: How the Military Abuses Its Own

A Brewing Battle Over House Committee Assignments

Playing Politics With the Iraq War Brings Out the Worst in the Duopoly

Impeachment Talk: Hold Bush and Cheney Accountable

Libertarian My Ass: By Any Other Name It Is Called Hypocrisy

Set in Stone: Chiseling Away at the Bush Liberry

environmental movie posters, grindhouse style (dial-up warning)

Extreme Weather: Once Every... Well, Every Day Lately (by Laurie David at HuffPost)

Fla. looks to storms for wildfire help - AP

The Age of the PV-Enhanced Industrial Park

PSCW Approves WPL's Cedar Ridge Wind Farm Project (Wisconsin)

Maine Governor Creates Wind Power Task Force

Electrifying change (digital power grid)

Denmark banks on offshore wind power for 'clean' future - AFP

California Governor Promises to Fix California Solar Initiative

Question about global warming and carbon

Peru communities sue Occidental for oil operations - Reuters

Coral Reefs Are Dying - Not a Good Omen for the Rest of Us

PM to war probe: IDF let itself down in Second Lebanon War

Major Palestinian security operation in Gaza

Hamas TV refuses to axe contested kids cartoon

Truthout: Congress Takes One Step Forward on Verifiable Voting

Executed man's last request honored - pizzas for everyone

Scotty’s space ashes still lost on Earth

Today, the beginning of the end (Tony Blair stepping down in July)

OxyContin Maker Expected to Plead Guilty Today

Moderates trying to break the impasse

Attorneygate getting MSM traction.

Olmert criticizes army in Lebanon war testimony

Iraq PM may face problems over ministerial changes

Some Leeway for Wolfowitz, Who Gets a Good Word From Rice

House likely to pass Iraq bill Thursday

Video shows killings of 9 seized Iraqis

Colo. school locked down amid reports of masked men seen in building.

Iraq Qaeda-led group kills abducted officers-Web

Iraqi bill demands U.S. troops withdraw

Pre-dawn clashes, air strike rock Baghdad

Immunity request to be formally submitted for Goodling

US Marine killed in fighting west of Baghdad

Bush Changes Continuity Plan, Administration, Not DHS, Would Run Shadow Government

Justice probe has a new target (John Nowacki)

No Child Left Behind Scandal Widens

Hamas TV refuses to axe contested kids cartoon

Retailers Issue Gloomy Sales Report for April

U.S. attorneys probe shifts from Gonzales to Rove

Blair will stand down on 27 June

Bush says he's OK with Iraq benchmarks

CIA Cited for Not Disclosing Covert Action

Child's arrest angers Minn. tribe

Rice works the phones to bolster embattled World Bank chief

(Rep. Dana) Rohrabacher rues support for Abramoff

Spellings Vows Headway on Student Loans

U.S. focuses on hotel bombings after Posada is freed

Station jacks up gas prices in protest; Dealer says tactics used by Shell are unfair to operators

Calvert's appointment creates concern(replaces Doolittle but has some FBI issues along w/ Lewis-R)

Diplomacy Inadequate, Probe Finds

In Iraq, a stormy parliament session underscores sectarian tension

US DJ criticised over Obama song

Cheney Gives Troops Pep Talk In Tikrit

Iraqi Christians demand protection from Al-Qaeda


Wolfowitz’s tenure faces fresh test (emergence of a classified Pentagon report)

OxyContin: The Giuliani Connection

Bush: Dems' Iraq plan won't work(but is open to benchmarks?)

Holbrooke: Iraq civil war is raging out of control

Troops in Iraq get safer vehicle

McKay: White House had us fired

US-led raid kills 40 civilians in Afghanistan-witnesses

Putin speech appears to link U.S., Nazi policies

Wal-Mart Sales Are Worst in 28 Years

State probes Michael Moore

Sperm donor ordered to pay child support

Rush Limbaugh billboard near I-83 defaced (Baltimore)

Boy, 10, guilty of beating homeless man

Pentagon restricting testimony in Congress

Bush on Blair: 'I'll miss' him

Poverty drives children to work for armed groups

Romney slams Sharpton for "bigoted" comment (Reuters)

Feds arrest 38 in Medicare fraud crackdown

do I have the TV on too loud???

Billy Joe Shot A Man While Robbing His Castle

the ultimate poll

Which is your favorite Poll choice color?

One of these days a REAL rain is gonna come and ....

Where's Bartcop?


Should I be offended that lionesspriyanka has not insulted me yet?

Is wearing shorts above the knee (for men) a gay thing ?

Anyone else notice lots of daytime headlights on today?? What was up??

Kitty pics I found

strangest dream ever: i dreamt of a corporate sponsored lesbian wedding

window decals

Have you ever had a condo fall?

Happy birthday GirlInContempt & jeme!!

Are you and your SO connected at the brain? We are!

What are you doing up?

Ok, who broke DU this morning

Shamelessly begging for lounge vibes: Job interview at 10 AM!!!

11 GOP congressmen to Bush: " You've lost credibility"

I've got a brand new pair of rollerskates you got a brand new key

Students can't stomach bare-bellied photo, so they swipe newspapers

Gonna find my baby, gonna hold her tight

who feels like reading the paper that i dont want to submit

Damn. Slow morning on DU, eh?

So I was off by several months.

a danger, inherent, of waking and eating breakfast at 5:00am

Fight breaks out during Boston Pops concert at Symphony Hall

Teen Grows Pot On Deputy Police Chief's Land

This is LynneSin's fault -- Plant some ear worms

The Yankees back at .500... OMG.....

OMG, Pet peeve!


DU Guys: if there were a birth control pill for men

I Got My Mom A $50 Olive Garden Gift Cert For Mothers Day

Does Southwest still have some seats that face backward?

This damn idjit in my neighborhood has his TV on too loud

Is AA the new Olive Garden?

"Delta Farce" is it too late to get in line for tickets???

PSA: PSA; Never sneeze with broken ribs!!

Need a Mother's Day card?

Mother and Hospital Battle Over Placenta

Today is my anniversary

Día de la madre feliz!

TMI, Rabrrrrrr, TMI!

if its not asking too much ---

Your "opinions" are stickily lies!

ever get the urge to copycat in GD?

Why do I always have to eat when I pee?

Proof that GD wishes it was the Lounge

Radio Controlled Vibrator A Threat To National Security

Go vote spring photo contest!

I wonder if any birds will come to our bird feeder...

I'm text messaging with RetroLounge!

Who would Buddha bomb?

Why does it always burn when I pee?

Paris Hilton Appreciation Thread

Why does it always burn where I pee?

DS1 Broke DU!!

Canada Post cowed by "very threatening cat"

"Performance Pouch Technology"

Why do I always have to eat when I pee?

Summer Will Be Here Soon. Let's Talk Ice Cream.

Only 4 more shopping days until my birthday - whatcha getting me this year???!!!

Could this day get any better? First a trip to Costco, now DS1 is back.

Pee will be here soon. Let's talk ice cream

I just screamed at the Chamber of Commerce Exec. Ask me anything! nt

I heard on the View today that if you have beautiful pee

Are the journals down or is it just the journal tracker function not working?

Pee Wars...

Ok time to fess up....

Last night was shitty all around

Peeity pee pee...

All we are saying is give pee a chance

Why do I always have to pee when I eat?

Did someone pee on the server? nt

To all of my detractors: Go pee in someone else's cornflakes!

My dog Vicki peed on the carpet at 3 AM this morning.

To pee or not to pee

With all the peeing in the Lounge

CONFESS!!! Name 3 people you want to pee on before you die.

I pee on your Coffee Shop if you pee on my Olive Garden

I'll be right back...I've got to take a leak.

My cat's in the hospital...because he couldn't pee. nt

Replace one word in a movie title with the word "pee"

The Lounge smells like pee today

Which Battlestar Galactica character would you DO?

What's your favorite letter of the alphabet?

dark hosiery.... 80 degrees

the lounge is icky today


Visualize whirrled pee

Man saws off mother’s head, dies doing his own

Soviet Symbols

Funny story - HR at my company told me I needed to attend a seminar on people skills

"Pee" is the Lounge word of the day. Modify any thread to include "pee" or any variation of "pee".

DU is broken on the day that DS1 returns - you do the math

I just have not been the same since I was spanked by a Pirate!

i guess we are back to coffee shop wars

In honor of Mother's Day......MOMISMS!

Permanent change

The hardware store is out of padlocks today

I heard on The View today that if you have beautiful feet you'll

Who's your mommy?

That's it. I'm going home

Cheese Whiz

Killer pea

Have You Ever Stopped Mowing Long Enough And Realize

Pisum Sativum

So these two peas walk into a bar...

Pea brain

To pee or not to pee. That is the question.


OMG, I'm away for two hours and there are 16 locked posts!

JERICO--anybody watch it?

Thursday morning questions

Fuckity fuck fuck...

How do you keep little critters out of the birdfeeder?(pics)

confess what secret things

No playing in the playhouse.

peas porridge hot. peas porridge cold.

I've got a busy weekend ahead!

Catmandu57 presents rules for the married man and closet space

Just because nobody's said it yet - you're all a bunch of peas in a pod

Today's random thought...

Which Battlestar Galactica character are YOU?

Happy Whacking Day!

Ever fall asleep in your chair at work?

Life in the gladhouse is never dull...

Why Cats Don't Wear Hats


I love you guys

How old will you live to be?

"Nobudy cumz in here. Sekrit."

SophieMN is the world's biggest nark.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 5/10/2007)

Les Paul Returns Home

Garage Sale: Ever had one? Got any advice? Such as, how much

I like big butts, and I can not lie

So seriously, what were Matcom and DS1 doing at the Boston Pops last night

You realize, of course, that everything you post goes on your Permanent Record

WOOHOO! I just got through to Randi!

Is Crest a communist brand?

DS1 is back! DS1 is back! DS1 is back!


True or False: People tend to remember the negative things they hear.

Off to Ireland and England

Wow, the afternoon is just wizzing by today

unofficial lizard poll for president

Turn me on to a really cool website

OMG!!1!! Beer truck damaged in accident

Good Morning DU!

Post whore thread!

Oklahoma Flooding, Funnels, Storm Damage--Locals' Photos

Yaaay! Let's have another Picture Thread, boys and girls!

How do cats know how to stretch?

Say it Ain't So!-"Oral sex can cause throat cancer" 5/9/07

Electric rice steamer, worth it or fugedaboudit?

Does toothpaste make you puke?

Pancakes: Maple Syrup vs. Karo Syrup

Stupid Moron 14 yr old guitarist has no clue at all...

Hey all....check this 1980 JC PENNY Catalog out

Dear GirlinContempt

6 pages of fraction homework last night for 2nd grade granddaughter.

School days punishments?

I. Can't. Remember. SHIT!! (doctor? is there something i can take?)

For the over-40 crowd: "Back in my day....."

Yes, it's true. I've escaped the land of the dead. And I brought video of the event

Bye Bye Blair

Outfoxed: Fox attacks immigrants

TPMtv: May 10, 2007-Alberto Gonzales' role, explained

Gary Hood & The Last Show Ever - 'Sibel Edmonds' (LIVE)

IEC Fusion for Dummies

Olbermann - Bush & White House Have No Credibility on Iraq

Gonzales 8

KO---Generals Speak Out

Dome Nation--- Senator John Kerry

Pap--Kansas Tornadoes and National Guard

Robert Greenwald testifies before Congress on war profiteering

IEC Fusion vs Tokamak Fusion

Wes Clark nails Bill'O'Lielly on Iraq, Soros

Imagine Bush doing a "Prime Minister's Questions" type event every week..

Of Mice and breast cancer

Terrific Mike Gravel encounter with Tom political editor of Huff Post

Another Day, Another Scandal in the Bush Administration: The College Loan Fiasco

Gonzo at House Juiciary Committee, C-SPAN3 9:30am!

Will these freshman Democrats be responsible for giving Bush a blank check on Iraq?

what might the pigs in china might be dying from?

NYT editorial, "US Attorneys, Reloaded": Schlozman installed to help GOP win pivotal Mo. Senate race

Tony Blair announces today he's leaving office

(OpEd) Eureka Reporter: No wonder we're ready for revolution

Cover Of The Independent Today you ever worry about your children doing something stupid after they are scolded

Iraq...Just gets better all the time

Well THAT was annoying! :)

Hannity board's Crusader Frank "ENDS the evolution 'debate' here"

Tony Blair's future

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Thurs 5/11 .... lost

Everyone hates dick & w's war, so how will they get us back on track?

Wash. Post asserted as fact that critics are unable to attack Giuliani "on national security"

Thursday Toons: Get Your War On Edition

Wolfowitz’s Girlfriend Resigns as Wolfowitz’s Girlfriend

I say that we keep pushing for impeachment no matter what some politician said yesterday,

In case you missed it, 11 monkeys on bushitler's back.

Pentagon restricting testimony in Congress

Has this 'Support the Troops' bullshit finally petered out?

E-Mails Show WOLFOWITZ Girlfriend Recommended By Elizabeth Cheney (Interesting?)

Iraqi lawmakers' vacation plans rile Republicans

Program Reminder: Gonzalez testifies before House Judiciary Committee at 9:30 edt

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

Todd Tiahrt just took a whipping

Russ Feingold wants info on secret stupid pug senator.

Bob Dylan Radio Hour

More dead babies in Iraq

Why is there a prayer to God & pledge to the flag to open the U.S. HOUSE?

Sorry, George, I was so wrong.

Unbelievable! Air Traffic Controllers disciplined...for being polite!

Experts: Brown widow spider seen in La.

Iraqi civilians shot trying to surrender: Marine

Regular gasoline at $4.29/gal? It's already here, for a reason...

Partisan O'Reilly lifts boycott of France now that neo-con elected

What are the requirements to be Attorney General?


Michael Moore faces U.S. Treasury probe

How many times will Gonzo not remember?

Bill board bloggers in Jerusalem

...and this is why some Dems can go on Faux...

John Kerry and Teresa to be on Lynn Cullen on her show- NOW!

Q for Gonzo: "IF an AG were to lie under oath to Congress, should he/she be criminally prosecuted?"

Should there be a timeline for troop withdrawl in Iraq?

Gonzo appears before the House judiciary 9:30AM cspan3!

The New Art of Diplomacy

High gas prices, the iraq war and war profiteering

LOL! Did Obama "steal" from Edwards for the title of his book?

Can someone with broadband call Conyer's office now and ask

One headline marginalizes Democrats...I hate the fucking mediawhores

Gates: "Al Qaeda has actually expanded, I would say, its organization and its capabilities."

Flashback: US Military, on Orders from Bushco, Killed Reporters in Iraq.

Is Alberto Gonzales the reincarnation of Richard Nixon?

Truthout gonzo blow-by-blow real time blog here:

if GOP Congressman are worried about Iraq why not vote with Dems instead of

****OFFICIAL GONZOGATE THREAD #2 - House Judiciary Cmte******

Labor Law Reform Not Just For Unions

Hearing ala Republican Idol - what diversion will they bring up next?

Here's A Poll To DU ......

****OFFICIAL GONZOGATE THREAD #3 - House Judiciary Cmte******

First major studio full-length Iraq War movie opens tomorrow

Jim Ward is doing James Lipton interviewing Keith Richards

Cheney spends the night in Iraq, eats breakfast, says it's "game time"

BREAKING: House To Schedule Straight Up-Or-Down Vote On Withdrawal Today

Request To Clarkies: Could Someone Please Find The clark Smackdown OF asman (faux) 11-17-03?

Oh The Irony! - ROVE Thinks Gonzales Should RESIGN

Baltimore Good Samaritan Fixes Hideous Eyesore Billboard

Snow: "I guarantee you there is far more disunity on the democratic side now."

The wheels of justice grind slowly

Hey, Bush - CIVILIAN leadership DOES trump the miliatry in THIS country

so, are the people in Ft. Dix trembling in fear, have they been traumatized?

Cheney: "Extremists from inside and outside (Iraq) want to stir an endless cycle of violence"

Rush Limbaugh defends "24" against charges of "shark jumping"

It is horrible to think that our soldiers have died & been injured in vain.

Gonzales to Congress: Get Over it, I'm Staying

Just wait til a Dem President gets to set the political agenda

****OFFICIAL GONZOGATE THREAD #4 - House Judiciary Cmte******

Gore, in AIA Keynote, Urges Pollution Penalty

House debating Iraq Redeployment now! 12:15pm C-Span...

Bush to foreign investors: The U.S. is open for business

Iraqi Bill on Troop Pullout Discussed

AP Confirms: Majority Iraqi Lawmakers Want Timetable

Bush said a precipitous withdrawal from Iraq could cause the sort of chaos that occurred in VN in 75

Why did Gonzo leave the Air Force academy?

was Mary Cheney too pregnant to go to the Queen's dinner?

Who else is sick of the Football analogies in regard to the 'war'?

Chimpy: "Puny humans. You must have the strength for Victory, like I do!

Hah, Conyers just called Rove "a pretty big breadcrumb"

****OFFICIAL GONZOGATE THREAD #6 - House Judiciary Cmte******

Thinkprogress: Did Cheney Ask For A Timeline?

Cheney to troops:"We are here, above all, because the terrorists..have made Iraq the central front "

Glorious leader on teevee, looks like he loaded up the bong with ethanol and switch grass this morning

Helen Thomas: Bush Passes The Buck On War

Man saws off mother’s head, dies doing his own

Statement in Response to Bush Administration's Investigation of 'SiCKO' by 'SiCKO' Producer!

FBI informant may have pushed Ft Dix group toward terror plot

News Hounds gives Clark "Top Dog"

The Freepers made me feel special! :)

What the committee should ask Gonzo ...

Wes Clark left O'LIEly sputtering, as usual. General smackdown!

****OFFICIAL GONZOGATE THREAD #5 - House Judiciary Cmte******

Canada Post cowed by "very threatening cat"

Bushco Takes Charge of Continuity of Government Plans

Gonzales Is Said to Seem Confident He Will Stay

Crooksandliars: Jon Stewart on Cheney in Iraq and the Hamas Mickey

Just A Cool Pic Of * I Found:

Fundie E-Mail RE: Obama

The Queen and Potential First Lady: Kucinich Meets Her Majesty

Question on limiting scope

Gonzales to Congress: Get Over it, I'm Staying

Murtha will support McGovern withdrawal bill (bill text at link)

American Thinker? RW or just plain nuts?

CSPAN watchers: What is the house voting on, the McGovern amendment? And what's

Dupe n/t delete- see Kpete's powell chief of staff.

Dick Morris saw a Chris Matthews-Politico debate conspiracy to "hurt Rudy"

Creepy TSA Posters, Revealed!

Gonzales: "The Attorney Generals Serve at the Pleasure of the President of the United States." WHAT?

Are there ANY former US attorneys who were elected to the house?

When will we make it clear (WAr Funding)

So what's the latest on Condi defying the Congressional Subpoena?

Post-birth abortion & the Bush family

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What the fuck is wrong with Conyers?

>>>Official Gonzogate Thread 7-due to bugs I apologize if a dupe

Nothing is going to happen. The war continues, no accountability by anyone....

CNN trying to use Sharpton to rehab Beck...

What if Blair hadn't gone poodle?

Mitt Romney: "My first reponse to the Virginia Tech massacre was to pick up my Bible."

* admin goes after Moore's latest film, "Sicko"

Bush is feeling heat, offering half-measures to appease the growing dissent in the republican ranks

Fellow DUers, I present one of the 28%.

Why is the Treasury Department investigating Michael Moore now?

Hey fine DUer's, what Democratic Universe do we live in?

Question for any lurking freepers


Disappointed to see that Buy is done

Here is my favorite picture of Reagan with Chimpy

To all Giuliani supports. A recap on the poisons he let people breate after 9/11

FBI INFORMER Offered To Lead Dix-Six Into Battle &To Provide The "MOST" Potent Weapons

A real interesting "Dr Phil" is coming on at 5PM. A man so obsessed with his

"Portraying the scene there as Shiite killing Sunni and Sunnis killing Shiites is totally untrue"

WashPost: Iraqi Bill on Troop Pullout Discussed (the Iraqis want us out)

Procedural questions (re: Gonzales' committee appearance)

Spammers try new tactic -- death threats

Working Assets: E-mail Your Representative - Vote To End The Occupation Of Iraq (TODAY'S HOUSE VOTE)

'Breadcrumbs' lead to White House

Letter to Nita Lowey, D-NY: I DON’T "SUPPORT THE TROOPS"

Sanchez on the AG hearning NOW---worth it hear her (rerun)-cspan now.

Rudy's gonna shoot up in the polls and make the religious right irrelevant in both parties. BWAAA

More Christians for Bush

"evidently this Administration felt that it could not trust the DAG's Office to march in lockstep"

Anyone else watching the debate on the McGovern withdrawl bill?

Bush Blinks

Crass, disgusting, self-absorbed, peanut-brained...

Bush today: "We can debate Iraq & should, but no debate on getting money to OUR KIDS!"

Pelosi: 'Benchmarks Without Consequences and Enforcement Are Meaningless'

McGovern introducing his withdrawal bill on the House floor now

Excuse me, But It Is Time Colon Powell Stepped Up To The Microphone & Tell What He Knows...

Did Sampson's May 11 e-mail refer to May 8 notification to TENET Healthcare?

Cindy Sheehan on "The Guy James Show" today

McClatchy: VA medical system isn't as big a success as officials have asserted

Not all Greensburg residents impressed with Chimpy....

R&B singer Akon sorry about underage stage romp

This is why I couldn't be in Congress...

Front Page Magazine has some pretty interesting search engine keywords

Senator Joseph Biden on C-SPAN 2

Does the state have a legitimate interest in monitoring armchair or weekend revolutionaries?

"Minn. Man Has Close Run-In With a Wolf"

Here's a question Conyer's Committee should have asked Gonzo today:

Murray Waas: Administration Withheld E-mails About Rove

How effective a Congressperson would you be?

Contractor Surge

So.. did you hear the one about Giuliani and the World Series rings?

Are Americans ready for Ms. President? It appears so

This is really cute...Have you seen this?

Mass Businesses Dodging Share of Health Care Costs

****OFFICIAL GONZOGATE THREAD #1 - House Judiciary Cmte******

Joe Klein cries because Greenwald criticized his class.

Oral sex may cause throat cancer

Polls: Americans want Bush Impeached more now than they did Clinton in '99

Gonzales does NOT have to be under oath, folks. Chill out.

Iraqi bill demands U.S. troops withdraw

Tell the Pentagon what YOU Think about Official Iraq Propaganda Videos on YouTube

Finding Hope In A Dismal World

Pentagon Breaks Pledge To Troops, Sends Them Back To Iraq After Just Nine Months At Home

AMERICABLOG: As US House prepares to vote on Iraq, Iraq's parliament tells us to get the hell out

On September 12, 2001, how did you feel about george bush?

Another "panic room" for DU'ers if we keep going down..

Anyone know anything about this or ever tried it?

Former Powell aide says Bush, Cheney guilty of 'high crimes'

Did you see Batiste on TV the last few day?

And there it is, folks, the plan for 2008.


Funny Bumpersticker on an old black truck- ENOUGH BUSHIT!

Haditha marine 'watched superior kill surrendering civilians'

You knew they'd have a study like this eventually.

Is Rove Skull & Bones?

You are going to meet the queen.. What to wear?

Conyers: "The breadcrumbs are leading us to 1600 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE"

Gonzales: ‘I Haven’t Really Thought About’ Habeas Corpus

How many 12%ers do we have here?

Cheap poisoned food additives a reason for trade tariffs...

NY Yankees use chains to keep fans still during the anthem - patriotism run amok

Torture Architect Feels Guilt For Abu Ghraib-But Says It Is "TIP OF THE ICEBURG" (Harpers)

BWAAAHAA-HAAA-HAAAA!!! Take that Limbaugh!!

A cynical old Hokie thanks America.

Republicans who hate w's war discovering they are NOT really republicans.

Not sure how this will be received: I own an unregistered gun.

HEADLINE: Farmed fish given meal tainted with melamine

Blackwater - one good reason to own a gun

Forty percent of 3-month-olds watch TV, DVDs, or videos

Variety: Should NBC & Universal unplug from GE?

FDA Warns Staff On Major Melamine Health Risks

New evidence suggests White House lied on Bush's involvement in attorney firings

Bush orders contingency plans for attack on U.S.

Why did everyone cover up Sibel Edmonds' 911 warnings?

Troubling Bush Power Grab -- Secret Government Moved to White House Control

Frustrated by constant errors and glitches? Spank a DU Administrator here.

NYC Cab Drivers Threatening Strike Because Of Big Brother Technology.

Tonight on Countdown

Opie and Anthony Joke Describes Violent Sex Assault of Condoleeza Rice

Congress Not Told of Covert Action, Committee Complains

Charges may result from firings, say two former U.S. attorneys

Tiahart (R KN) on WJ. JAW DROPPER!

Pentagon restricting testimony in Congress

Well W, this war is officially yours.

Bush lauds Kan. town's spirit of resilience

"He Briefly Grabbed A Chain Saw, Ripping It Into Action For The Cameras..."

Self-Delete -- there's already one!

Waters, Lee, Woolsey Urge YES Vote on McGovern Bill, But Fail to Urge NO Vote on Supplemental

Breaking: Boulder HS Locked Down After 2 Masked Men Allegedly Entered

Fredo is claiming he doesn't’t know what happened

Bush/Cheney and Republican Party Hypocrisy

GOP to Bush: If I wuz you, I'd keep an eye on this Iraq thing

House to Vote on War Today

Has Kurdish OIL Law opposition caused retaliatory attacks in Irbil?

Is Gonzo 'passing the buck' to Miers today?

Cheney defends extended deployments (AP)

McGovern's Bill to End the War - As Offered Today on House Floor - Talking Points

If the 3 I's - Iraq, Impeachment, & the Invironment - are vital, then Kucinich must be considered

RNC Nov.6 ,2006: BEWARE OF VOTER FRAUD! Nice Job for Rove in MO, Schlotzman!

Cheney couldn't get Malaki to move on oil law---70% to company..That's all he wants out of Iraq

Laura Bush, House GOP-ers to mull No Child Left Behind

RE: Gonzo hearing, what does Jefferson have to do with anything?

Speculation on GOP whitehouse visit yesterday.....

Heated Argument Cancels (Iraqi) Parliament (over deteriorating security)

"Sens. McCain and Obama fail with firefighters’ union" -- The Hill

Reframing in U.S. Attorney firings

Karl Rove is a classic James Bond villain...

Obama article, 5/7/07 New Yorker

Rove 101 How to steal elections; Step # 1 ... stop the other side from voting

Tammy Bladwin--zapping it to Gonzo on csapn3 now---about WI AG case

Is the first salvo being fired in the fall of BushCo?

LaHood: Bush ‘Surprised,’ ‘Sobered’ Over GOP Frustration About Iraq

Dem resigns to be UMass chancellor (Rep. Marty Meehan, D-MA)

Rudy Giuliani raked in more from speaking gigs in '07 than the Big Dog: $11.4 million

tony snow press now (while Gonzo hearing is in recess for House vote) cspan3 now

Rice's Chevron Scandal

Bush Officials Mocked Sen. Pryor’s Concerns About Gender Discrimination At DoJ

Gonzales Refuses To Say Whether More U.S. Attorneys Have Been Fired

DISGUSTING display of Republican WHINING

Who says a moron can't be President?

Holbrooke: Iraq civil war is raging out of control (Reuters)

I'm sensing a lot of despair on the board lately. Is it the "come down" from the 2006 election

"Gas Out" Day Doomed to Fail Unless We Park Our Cars and Walk on May 15th.

“I think I may be aware of that.”

The Rude Pundit - Iraqi Parliament and Cheney: What a Bunch of Dicks

On The Issues, Round 1: Health Care

A Real Leader and Woman of Courage

Rice Decries Putin's Power Grab (AP)

Source: Most Blue Dog Dems Will Back Short-Term Iraq Funding Bill

Wal-Mart Sales Decline Is Worst in 28 Years....wonder why

Self-Demoted Prosecutors Send Paulose Letter Over Media Comments

To all of you who were complaining Hillary's website had no issues section... "Obama's economic brain trust breaks with status quo"

Biden - Climate change is a security challenge

Congress has the Commander Guy between Iraq and a hard place

Is Obama Readying TV Ad Blitz?

GOP keeps the heat turned up on Pelosi: Speaker's foes likely to sling mud until something sticks

AP confirms: Iraqi lawmakers want timetable.

Time to impeach Gonzales for obstruction of justice,

Pittsburgh paper does a Q&A with Senator Kerry about the Kerry's new book.

Powell's Chief of Staff Proposes Impeachment

DeLay Calls Liberals Nazis, Then Claims ‘Only’ Liberals Make Nazi References

A poster said we should bomb other countries/go to war...

PoP QuiZ Time! Recalling the Clinton Economy ...

Latest in AP's series of personal questions for the candidates: What do you drive?

(%*#!$@)) Gonzales: ‘I Haven’t Really Thought About’ Habeas Corpus

Power Attorney Denny Crane blames Gitmo on Hillary Clinton

John Edwards: No More Chances for Bush! (Daily Kos)

Edwards Adviser Joe Trippi Slams Rivals' Iraq Strategies As "Baloney"

No matter how it looks, Bush and Rove are winning everything 110%!