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Archives: May 12, 2007

A Feeble Performance

(Mass. Attorney General) Coakley affirms support for protecting right to gay marriage

Billions in Oil Missing in Iraq, U.S. Study Finds

Former Ivy League Prof Sentenced on Child Porn Charges (Worked with the WH)

Bank May Vote No Confidence In Wolfowitz

I got really mad at this mom at the hot dog cart

I made my own version of the KFC "heart attack" bowl...

Going fishing

Drunk chicks posting!

I just answered my phone and nobody was there.

Is being a skank a good thing?

Well, I am apparently in the dog house, put there by MrSG.

I just ordered flowers for my StepMom for Mother's Day

THere are no secrets here.

omg! EVen drunk I can tell I used too much self-tanner!

Okay I need some help....

God damn it, why do my pants keep shrinking?

If you could pick one person to be alive today who isn't...

French and Saunders movie spoofs!

My beagle seems to be tired

Democracy Now's tribute to Molly Ivins (part 1)

Howard Dean's speech to Denver Democrats this week. Part 1.

Frank Luntz: an American Goebbels?

26,000 Iraqi oil workers set to strike over oil giveaway law pending in Parliament

Glenn Beck: MM is Captain I Hate America.

..."This is STUPID, let's stop"...Five words a president should be willing to hear.. and to act upon

DoD to 'augment civilian law' during pandemic or bioterror attack

Billions in Oil Missing in Iraq, U.S. Study Finds (more lies exposed)

3,387 U. S troops now dead in W's war of choice

A good site to track and read Shrub's signing statements

Justice officials detail Goodling’s partisan witchhunt. The New York Times reports

CNN: Bush Resigns.

Glenn Beck and a Jewish president

"The State Within" a MUST SEE

NYT editorial: Gonzales is saying he's weathered the storm; "We can only hope he is wrong."

Glenn Beck resurrects "Love America or Leave it"

Man on Ky. Gov. 'Hit List' Gets Job Back (AP)

John Kerry Picked The Wrong Year To Run

Ethics Tremor Makes California GOP Rep. Lewis’ Pedestal a Little Wobbly

Schlozman case gets even more curious

McClatchy: Bush stalling while Americans die

7/7 bomber ID'd by MI5 six months prior to attack

A Mother's Day Message to George!

Check in Cheney' s Shoes First

Thousands of Nuclear Arms Workers See Cancer Claims Denied or Delayed

The wrong time to say, 'No, thanks' (Katrina)

30 Years Of War Profiteering Ahead For Western Oil Companies

Dismantling Voting Rights Enforcement

U.S.-Russia fray under Bush

Commentary: Mother’s Day doesn’t hide bias against working moms

14 Women's Groups Send Wal-Mart Mother's Day Challenge

NYT: In a New Role, Senator Clinton’s Strategist in Chief

Making a case for impeachment

Bloodshed rises in Iraq as US demands 'victory'

Bob Herbert: The Millions Left Out

'More troops' call as Iraq murders soar

huffingtonpost: Good News in the Battle for Better Wages

NYT: Never Too Late to Vote

Ted Turner Calls for an End to Fighting and a Focus

NYT: Senators Reach Outline on Immigration Bill


Editor & Publisher: "Sorry We Shot Your Kid, But Here's $500"

The Odd Couple:Nixon and Kissinger

An Introduction to Participatory Economics (Workers of the World, Take Heed)

Ray Coughenour, Colonel (Ret) US Army: Why Keep Playing When The Game is Over

As In Vietnam, Casualties Rise In Iraq While U.S. Dithers

Pondering "hard ball" US/UK governments as Iraq whistleblowers are sent to jail and media ignores

Censored! ...News in America Today

David Sirota: Secret Trade Deal Battle: K Street vs. Middle America

1973 Vs. 2007

What Does a Criminal Have to Do to Get Impeached Around Here?

Russia, CAsia leaders agree landmark gas pipeline deal - AFP


Climate: Time Is Short

Morales Pushes Energy Nationalization - AP

Nigeria: Militants promise a month of 'mayhem' in oil delta

London Mayor on US Embassy refusal to pay congestion charge.

(S.Korea) Migrating birds' habitat threatened by sea wall - Independent

Alliant plans to build big wind farm (200 MW Iowa)

Energy Dept. may back up to 90% of clean energy project debt

Venezuelan Oil Losing Share of Key U.S. Market

Honda readies sleek hydrogen car for sale next year (

Another nuclear phase out biting the dust: Wisconsin working to end ban.

IPCC report, global warming and Gore's movie

FM: Creation of Palestine requires West Bank exit

Mickey Mouse lookalike back on Hamas TV

Fox guarding the henhouse? Ex Diebold rep to head SD Voter Registration

X-Post: Political Videos, Greg Palast and RFK Jr. in NYC - May Day 2007

Election Reform and Related News: Saturday, May 12, 2007

Campaign aide to Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-NC) indicted for voter fraud in North Carolina.

It's HAMMERTIME (for evoting machines)

CA: Landshark Takes A Bite Out Of A Republican Rag

Wait!... "Dismissed" FL election contests headed to FULL HOUSE VOTE!?!?!

Subject of Times profile dies in Iraq

Ski star's cousin kills cop, then gets killed

U.S. charges suspected Taliban ally in heroin ring

UN watchdog (IAEA) denies Iran blocked nuke visit

Bill seeks to force Mercer to pick job

White House Counsel Taps Two Former N.Y. Prosecutors

Prosecutors of Shields file motion(to prohibit testimony re: Todd Graves/Bradley Scholzman)

Former W.Va. prosecutor says he has 'concerns' about firing by Bush administration

Mogadishu blast kills 3 as top UN aid official visits

Bank may vote No Confidence in Wolfowitz

Army Tries Incentives to Keep Officers

Ret. Gen: Iraq straining National Guard

Fla. Man, 90, Gets His First Hole in One

Up to 10 Taliban die in air raids

Child Care Workers Get Right to Unionize (NY)

Warming Triggers 'Alarming' Retreat Of Himalayan Glaciers

U.S. relations with Russia have gone steadily downhill under Bush

Son of Iraqi vice president survives bomb attack

TV producers, guild anticipate strike

Top US labour group wary of bipartisan trade deal

Football reference trips up GOP hopeful (Brownback)

Chertoff urges data-sharing deal with EU

U.S. officers rejected Haditha probe request (from Iraqis)

A Senate bid? Daub (R-Ne) schedules a press conference (Hagel's seat)

Hundreds evacuated in Northwestern Ontario as Minnesota fire shifts

Massive clashes in Pakistan leave 16 dead

Smoke rises from vicinity of Green Zone after explosions heard in Baghdad

Al-Hakim calls for "security agreement"

Bob Geldof criticizes Gore's Live Earth concerts

CNN International Chyron: "Bush Resigns"

5 GIs dead, 3 missing after Iraq attack

Iraqi Parliament Objects to Baghdad Wall

EU proposes monitoring radical mosques

Zimbabwe to chair major UN body

Marine: Haditha deaths didn't need probe

Judge Gives Immunity to Gonzales Aide

Switzerland Investigating BAE Arms Deals

Hub judge scolds Gonzales for misconduct case pace

Mother's Day and my Mom's b'day are less than a week apart. Should I...

The Congress Game

Can too much ventolin give you a heart attack?

It's late, but I wanted to thank those of you who stuck by me

help me find the sad fuck smilie

so post a surprise here

I Know It's Kinda Late...but what I gotta say can't wait!

My last radio show today from 6-8am CDT.

the greatest DU thread EVAR!

Does anybody need more "COWBELLS" in their cereal this morning ?

Looks like LaraMN had fun last night...

Turtle attacking a cat.(or two)

Youtube gone wild.....

Boat Trash for Lunch tomorrow

Hiring a wet t-shirt

Wish me luck today--taking on GD.

If, when describing a person they just met,

Man looks in the abyss, there's nothing staring back at him...

Great online self defense program!

I was (am) taking medication for depression...

Under normal circumstances, I completely oppose capital punishment...

Okay, I'm 51 years old, and I am SO not wearing the "new" (old)

DUzy awards for the week are up in GD

I will always have a soft spot in my heart for creamed corn...

Choose your drug!

Do you like peaks or valleys?


Somebody please call work and tell them I died.

In honor of creamed corn, a little CSNY, to start the day right...

Would you consider peanut butter and balogna a gastronomic faux pas?

I have been banned from the laundry room!!

A friendly reminder: Feed your mailbox today.

Canadians are lightweights - if you know what I mean

Thanks to everyone who gave me suggestions for my story....

Four Saved From Giant Vat of Fish Feces

I hereby resolve to end all my spurting on DU...

Hummers are back!!!!

Wis. Farmer Finds New Calf Has Two Noses

Mom gets lillies...

Poll for all who are interested

From the Archives of Republican lies

Wanted: Amazon Free Shipping Promotional Code

Thanks, everyone. What a bad night (er, week.)

Wham! Bam! I am, a man!

So did you see Jane Fonda on Colbert?

Clean your inbox lately?

God damn it, why do my parents keep shrinking?

I wasn't expecting all the Mother's Day

Is it true as oil runs out, we are gonna run outta condoms?


OK, really really really rawk, dude.

Mother's day for peace. I just learned something.

I'm cranky and hungover today

Anyone else not celebrate mother's day?

Any suggestions on where to get a good deal on spare tires?

Tanning booths...

"In Memory of Elizabeth Reed" from AT FILLMORE EAST:

Okay, post here which DU'er should crush me!

I Found The Best Theory on "L O S T " (Spoiler Alert)

INSULT POST: You're as ugly as witches feet and you have the moral fiber of a sewer rat!!

What if you could get a wet nurse who served alcohol?

He he he, early 90s Canadian rap

O.M.G. The 1980s did not start the trend of wearing big corporate logos on clothing!

Slightly naughty photo


most creative use for saran wrap

Can chipmunks grow their tails back?

anyone graduating today...?

We're having pizza for supper. Who's coming over?

Wish me luck today--taking the GED.

Casting asparagus

I need a hotel in NYC ... STAT!

Congratulations to my Corgi!

Random I am.

tonite i'm going to see james mcmurty, unknown hinson, paul thorn and about 20 other acts

Fla. Man, 90, Gets His First Hole in One

I am still confused on shaving.

If I could be serious for a moment...

Any suggestions on where to get a good deal on tires?

Weird Itunes issue

Anyone here, besides me, being stalked by a right-winger or two?

Today I learn how to post photos on DU...

about train dreams

*** BREAKING *** Thatcher to replace Blair as British PM

Ooh! I have an idea!

We're pretty lucky to be home right now and not in the hospital.

What'cha drinkin' tonight, Lounge?

we just watched The Game, seen it before but not all at movie...

Tiny Pies Meet Flying Insects & Others, and all this...for commerce!!

What is the song on your ipod or MP3

Why ?

any interesting hitch-hiker stories you'd like to share?

OK...I admit to being extraordinarally...

We just watched The Omen...

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 5/12/2007)

I'm obsessed with 'The Ultimate Coyote Ugly Search' on CMT

My right eyelid has been twitching for three days.

among celebrity groupies you have to give it up for Bebe Buell in terms of taste

Have you gotten graduation invitations for kids of people you barely know?

If you could choose a DUer to die a long, painful, shameful humiliating death as the world laughs

Boy, "Oz" is violent!

So you think you had a bad day.

Tomato fuzz, water drops, pink blossoms and LGB {Little Green Bastards} [dial-up warning]

My nephew is getting married next Saturday!!!!

What song just oozes 70s for you?

Happy birthday mvd & av8rdave!!

Little People, Big World. How do you not love these people.

Question for the ladies of the DU Lounge.

My cat just lost a fight with a bracelet

I just got home from runnning an election today, only 44 voters showed up.

Saturday Night Pic Thread!! Us and my dogs!

Natalie Portman 24/7 (I Think I've Died and Gone To Heaven!)

Are you a Flamer? Take the simple test.

Just found out my Mom will be in the hospital for Mothers Day

African driver ants are exceedingly unpleasant little creatures.

One of the best LOLcats ever.

"For the last time, if you don't get that camera outta my face, I'm going to kick your ass!"

You know what is really delicious?

Choose your relief?

Cello Fans......Or folks who are high.... or local bookstore?

Mother's Day story from the ELLEN show....

Molly Shannon hosting SNL tonight...

I have dirt on a neighbour I don't like, how shall I handle this?

Okay Everybody FREEZE!

I did something (evidently) very stupid I did last night. Ask me anything.

Anyone remember Slade?

A word about wishing people a "Happy Mother's Day"

I just made me some nice pasta something or other

Put her in jail sign the jail paris petition

baby parrot picts>>>all grown up

I should stop babbling.

Spotted a DU bumper sticker tonight.

I am 85 posts till 1000!!!!

Why are there men screaming "fuck you" at each other on a nice afternoon


For Moms who aren't with us anymore.

If "Only Nixon could go to China", then how do we complete "Only Shrub could ______"?

Name something after Ronald Reagan!

My dog is right next to me - ask her anything!

What TV show did a friend turn you onto that you're grateful for?

Are you happy with your username?

Some stupid stuff that's happened in my little town recently:

Pet peeve word misuse?

The train thread was fun. How about a car song thread?

When does it become just too many damn books?

Holy Screaming Thetans! Check out this guy channelling John Cleese

More NBA Playoff Talk

Local news reporting outsourced to India

Child Care Workers Get Right to Unionize (NY)

Harvard Students End Hunger Strike Over Guards' Wages

Show Your Solidarity and Aid Iraqi Labor Unions (buy a button)

WP: O'Malley Orders Search For Cuts Shortfall Expected To Force Layoffs (Maryland )

NYT: Suits Alleging Pay Violations at Restaurants

Union Busting Cleveland Cinemas Settles Dispute with Labor

Union urges fight to save St. John Riverview

16 workers die per day, report says (too few OSHA inspectors and low penalties)

Shareholders take a bite out of Apple's Jobs

Aint nothing (George Bush) - mist

Hillary vs Obama

The Doha Debates part 2 ...stifling debate

The Doha Debates part 3

The Doha Debates part 4

Sam Stone by John Prine

Vote Vets Jon Soltz on MSNBC Dayside


Stephen Colbert----Jann Wenner Rolling Stone



Fossil Free by '33...

EarthDay 2007: ZAP! Electric Vehicles - The Showroom Tour...

H. Clinton: Invest in Clean Energy Technology...

The Doha Debates part 1--Has the Israeli lobby stifled debate in the media?

The Doha Debates part 5

Rachel Maddow's Campaign Asylum

Bill Richardson on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Real USA: Pushing through policies without the people...

Jeremy Scahill Testifies on Defense Contracting, 5.10.2007

Hey! Don't worry be happy - GMO Foods Allow Reduced Plowing of Soil...

Bahrain & Kuwait prepared for US/IRAN war Are you?


For Mothers Day---You Find Yourself

A Memorial Day Message from John Edwards - Support Our Troops, End The War In Iraq

New Rules (05-11-07)

Iraq Government Has Voted---So Why Are We In IRAQ

Jon Stewart----Republican Debate

NBC report - 'Vaccines Cause Autism?'

Stephen Colbert---Jane Fonda

Tribute To Mother Earth and Those Who Love Her


Soldier Beaten- Tased by Las Vegas Police

Reza Aslan Returns to The Daily Show w/ Jon Stewart

Robert Greenwald vs. Jack Kingston (war profiteering hearing)

REPOSTED: Al Gore For President 2008

Greg Palast and RFK Jr. in NYC - May Day 2007

Patton Oswalt- Bush and Cheney as the Dukes of Hazzard

I'm a Confirmed Atheist, but mind keeps thinking, over and over, "Please God..."

Hello, I must be going--a clear message from the Iraqis

Robert Dallek, Michael Beschloss w/ Charlie Rose tonight - WOW!

Yet another pet food recall

Blacklisted Writer Bernard Gordon Dies (AP)

C-SPAN2 now - Gen. Benjamin Mixon from Iraq -- MORE TROOPS NEEDED!

Ray LaHood ( "moderate eleven" GOP leader replay from WJ on NOW on C-SPAN2

Remember this oldie but goodie pic before the '06 election?

Bush, American voters and the doctrine of free will

Extreme right-wing front organizations in the US, an example in point.

Will Monica cry in front of the Senate?

Cheney talks tough from the hangar of a carrier - I'd like to see how tough he talks if .......

Haditha officials who wanted killings investigated were accused of spreading propaganda by the US

Cheney to seek Saudi help on Iraq, Iran

Falwell: Working to Preserve Religious Expression in School

Washington Post Editorial Board, Richard Perle Collude To Spin Pre-War Iraq Record

Maybe * and the Iraqi "Congress" will vacation together..where shall we send them

DoD to block troop access to Myspace, Youtube, MTV, Blackplanet , photobucket, more

ROVE's Republican Manifesto

Irony alert: May is National Military Appreciation Month

So, Has gonzAllAss Gotten Away With It?

John Edwards: Support the troops by Ending the war

And then there were 10? Former W.Va. Prosecutor Says He Has 'Concerns' About Firing By Bush Admin.

5 G.I.'s killed, 3 missing in Baghdad attack. cheney seeks help in Mideast

Iraq president hopes troops can stay (for 1, 2 more years)

General Casey says 5 to 10 more years in Iraq is possible

Article: "Democrats are losing zeal for lobbyist reform"

"I'm Harry" By Bill Moyers

Washington Post Editorial Board, Richard Perle Collude To Spin Pre-War Iraq Record

Met Brownback & Tancredo today

Fed Up in Louisiana

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - Sat/ 5/12... the REAL benchmark?

NY Times to Report: "Billions in Oil Missing in Iraq"

Moms Spend Their Weekend Protesting Iraq Occupation

I can't wait until Tom Cruise is President!

Three US Newspapers Reverse 100-Year-Old Stand on Death Penalty

Sell pot you go to jail, push OxyContin and.....

The "Taliban" Bush is killing by the boatload now were only about 10 years old on 9/11/01

Fred Thompson backed into a corner

National Intelligence Director Knocks Down Hoekstra

I would like to see a post from skinner

US death toll in Iraq surges to at least 3,390

General Montano: War in Iraq Has Overstretched National Guard Resources Here at Home

Salon's War Room: Collection of Bush Admin Quotes On Benchmarks ('Sometimes, it's hard to keep up')

Fox guarding the henhouse? Ex Diebold rep to head SD Voter Registration

Five US-led soldiers killed, three feared captured

Local VA Fighting a National Nightmare

CNN reporting 4 or 5 US soldiers dead and 3 more are missing from one battle today

Harmful Algal Blooms (can kill your dog or cat, etc.)

Sherrod Brown and Betty Sutton on new trade deal

Rebroadcast of Gonzo hearing from Thursday 5/10/97 coming up at

Ten simple steps for closing an open society


Iraq Funding Bill Too Oily

Sad story: Hunt for abducted 3 year-old in Portugal

Looking for a specific Pickles picture...

Reuters being purchased by a Canadian firm??

Journal-related question: Is there any way to get viewing statistics on your journal?

all the pay phones have been removed, it seems.

Killing Civilians (NYT)

Iraq War: Figurative question.

Death by a thousand foiled terror plots.

***Note: CSpan is re-running Gonzo testimony from Thursday***

Help Needed to find source of this quote by a Military Brass....

Former Diebold Sales Rep Becomes Registrar of Voters in San Diego

Nice program on James Brown on

"Attack Shows Peril for Iraqi Journalists"

Blood and oil: How the West will profit from Iraq's most precious commodity

Bill Clinton may get own campaign plane as he barnstorms the country for Hillary

Cheney: Public Doesn't Support Withdrawal From Iraq

"Americans buy ten thousand gallons of gasoline a second"

for your amusement.

Governors say war has gutted Guard-States fear lack of disaster response

The Pope battles drugs

The first signs of budget cuts to the National Hurricane Center are appearing.

Impeachment Bill Gets Another Sponsor...

Unbelievable Nigerian Email Scam I just Got

Warming Triggers 'Alarming' Retreat Of Himalayan Glaciers

So are there no DUzies?

General Says National Guard Is Weakened by Deployments in Iraq


ha ha

h2 recovery vehichle

What if we had been successful in Iraq?

The reason Tommy Thompson said gays could be fired was because he had diarrhea?

Speaker Pelosi: As A Mother

I would say it is a safe bet that a lot of Iraqis are being tortured right now

Screenshot from CNN, amusingly ironic spelling on church sign

Religious Groups Granted Millions for Pet Projects

Blair Faces Questions Over Alleged US Plan to Attack al-Jazeera

for all my moaning about Lamb and CSpan.. They are doing

Michael Moore's diary on Daily Kos

3394 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

this is where Mother's Day started.. 1870 LINK> got to read this, it was an anti war day

I’ve met so many really cool people on DU.

NBC: FBI investigating Gov. Gibbons (R-NV)

WCPT in Chicago is broadcasting Steve Malzberg - WTF??

Impeach! It's Now Or Never

I Have Now 100% Given up on the Media

Top Teacher Shown the Door After Showing “Baghdad ER”

Most annoying political myths of all time--LIST YOURS

Romney: US needs stronger military because "EEEEVIL exists"!!

This is cool--Around the World in a Solar Airplane

TV producers, guild anticipate strike

U.S. relations with Russia have gone steadily downhill under Bush

Faux & American Thinker/Ed LASKY recycling old items about Univision voter registration drive

Due to the startling increase in brain injuries coming from the Iraq troubles,

Preparations in the works to steal 2008. .

It's 1 am and this thing is slower than mallases

Time is only a fly.

alan keyes says Christ would not vote for Obama. Ha ha & ha.

Newark Mayor Cory A. Booker on Barack Obama

NYT (5/13): Army Career Behind Him, General Speaks Out on Iraq (Batiste)

Apologies. One can only post so many articles about faux snot for an electronic nose

Kiwi judge calls Blair a criminal

i saw BOBBY today

"One may smile, and smile, and be a villain."

Yet Another Purged U.S. Attorney? (West Viginia)

Evangelical 'leader': A vote for romney is a vote for....SATAN!

Mother's Day - Mondays' Mother of a March? Sunday vigils? Code Pink picnic, or movie? other?

Kuwait reviews readiness for possible war - ARE YOU?

Iraqi parliament EXACTLY RIGHT to go on vacation

Bus Travel Not What it Used to Be

Edwards Offers Students Anti-War Advice

Veterans lament health hurdles

Righteous romney cites Scripture on gay marriage. Wow, I'm so impressed

Reminder: food bank pick-up day for mail carriers

Robert Greenwald: Testifying to Congress on War Profiteering

Civilian Deaths Undermine War on Taliban

Democrats tell Bush it's time for Wolfowitz to go

Can we try to tone down the flame wars? PLEASE?

CSPAN2 * 12noon* Anatomy of Deceit: How the Bush Administration Used the Media

Insurgents Launch "Jihad and Reforms Front" (target: US troops)

NBC: FBI Investigating Gov. Gibbons (R-NV)

Health Care Payment System...some random thoughts...

Why isn't Biden a viable candidate...

A great American event now a shell of its former self. Pole day at Indianapolis.

Does anyone here remember the movie

Bush Advisor Says President Has Legal Power to Torture Children

Feet of clay, they all have feet of clay.

The ambushed & missing soldiers were in the same town that Abeer & her family were murdered by GI's

What fresh hell is this?

You hypocrits.

Don't look at this! It will NOT make your day any better! DON'T LOOK!!!!

Anti-Spyware Bill Advances in House

With the "Surge" going on the number of people being killed by Death Squads is increasing sharply

How do they do things, rightwinger atheist?

Three US firms recall beef

Cheney confers with his boss. Pic>>

Larry Johnson:Hammering George Tenet

The Realignment of America - The native-born are leaving "hip" cities for the heartland.

Full Truthful UFO Disclosure impossible under capitalism

BAE to face new bribes probe in US

Well lookie here --- a loyal Bushie busted for voter fraud

Bush Is CRYING Again ---pix--->>>

US Vets With PTSD Not Getting Equal And Fair Compensation From VA, Says New Report

Larisa Alexandrovna: Pakistan Judge Vs. Attorney-Gate

So When Do Our Votes Get Serious????

Store Wars

Murdoch orders his entire empire to convert, become a worldwide enthusiast for the environment

Bill Richardson's plan for Iraq... its the best one I've heard yet...

McCain says Bush‘s numbers hurt GOP - McCain licking Bush's ass didn't help much either I betcha

Lets get on.

"Texans vote to add 'God' to state pledge", Rapture ready board elated!

Iraqi parliament objects to Baghdad wall

Five Citizen-Soldiers with 875th Re-enlist for an additional six years of duty while in Iraq

SNL has a Fringe Party debate tonight.

Complete list of stupid things which won't stop you from being a Republican president:

So I guess Air America goes rightwing Monday morning

Structure-hitters and the Rapture-ready - the tag team from hell

John Edwards: Support Our Troops, End The War In Iraq -

High-testosterone People Feel Rewarded By Others' Anger, New Study Finds

Did you see 'Real Time' last night, and was it good enough to

Frank Rich - Earth To GOP: The Gipper Is Dead

AAR changing evenings, too

Food safety alert: Lund's and Byerly's (Minnesota supermarkets)

Finally presidential candidates realize they don't have to be a dog and pony show

Which candidate is marketing him/herself the best?

Holocaust survivor refuses to meet son

Open Letter to the Members of the US Congress who Oppose the War on Iraq

oops! Brownback asserts Manning, not Favre, is greatest QB (in WISCONSIN!)

Three American soldiers are captured,this is why you don't torture.

Soldier hopes to send furry friend home from Iraq

Sunday Talk Shows

I keep my bumper sticker on my den door.

Bush flashes the "devil sign" when he is with the queen

Weekend at Reagan's

DKos Journal: Vermont Impeachment Message Going To Congress

Aide to Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-NC), arrested on voter fraud charges.

Complete list of stupid things which will keep you from being president:

Did I ever tell y'all the story about Mormons baptizing my ( Southern Baptist ) Dad posthumously?

Bill Clinton films 5 minute campaign video for Hillary

I'm Out of Here, DU....

US study finds billions of Iraqi oil missing

Remember if the Democrats don't win in 2008, the Supreme Court will shift hard right

Unable to find millionaire farmer Giuliani abandons campaign event.

I want a President who thinks.

Just had an idea: DIY food-testing kit. Is it possible?

Soldier's letter: Army needs the draft

Department of defense to block troop access to Myspace, Youtube, MTV, Blackplanet , photobucket and

Rep. Maxine Waters Speaks Out for Impeachment

Frank Rich: Earth To GOP The Gipper Is Dead

FBI agent who interceded on behalf of Ann Coulter was her former BOYFRIEND!

Mother's Day for Peace

Quite possibly one of the stupidest ads ever on DU.

Is Patrick McHenry (sleazy repuke - NC) gay?


“She believes you’re a Democrat and doesn’t feel you can be trusted.”

So, DU should just start our own publishing company shouldn't we?

I am against abortion. Your choice trumps that.

"Democratic party would be a lot more successful if it were more tolerant of those who are religious

Why can't we have debates like France?

This is Doug taking pictures of Black voters on election day

Anti rape condom

A shout-out to DUer Monkeyman

A fantastic & enjoyable book about reconnecting to your local food resources.

Americans find it difficult to accept that their 'leaders' are war criminals.

In Iraq, "Longing for the Devil they Know"

Putting a male face on the fertility/abortion issue.

Want to end the war?

John Kerry and Teresa Heinz Kerry in Pittsburgh (photos)

The spotlight in the U.S. attorney firings has come to rest on Kansas City.

Steve Jobs is probably the only underpaid top paid American CEO in decades

The slow return to the 'Victorian Era', bible-belt style.

John Edwards offers many big ideas (LA Times/AP)

Scandals set to explode next week on Capitol Hill

"When I am sitting in a cell, *then* I will call it fascism...

ACTION ALERT! Thursday's Secret Trade Deal by DLC Dem Leadership expands NAFTA

IEC fusion, simple, elegant, can power a trip to Saturn in 76 days

Palast Has Rove's E-Mails - "Its All About The Votes"

As a Canadian,I have no healthcare worries.

Know your BFEE: Spawn of Wall Street and the Third Reich

Organic Vegetables marked "Product of China." Woodstock Farms!

***DUzy Awards for week ending May 11, 2007***

Impeachment - Yea Or Nay?

Newsweek tackles transgendered profiles in huge section

Disabled Army veteran, 55, offers to mow lawns to fund dog's surgery

Generation “Be The Change” bickering w/Generation “Waiting for World To Change” Has Got To Change

Dupe!!! Please delete!

Ex-ambassadors seek removal of appointee (Foxie)

Obama energizes St. Louis, picks some endorsements

Did anyone watch Govenor Richardson on Leno tonight.. if so, how was he?

Joe Scarborough performed a sort of exorcism in Imus's studio this morning on MSNBC

CNN International Chyron: "Bush Resigns"..............SIKE!

DU THIS POLL!!! A Just War?

The Saturday Cartoons... The Political Week In 'Toons

Romney....Not a "Good Neighbor" in NH....

Embattled Bush agrees to reports on Iraq progress

(rethug) Congressman Says Home Purchase Was 'Pretty Much Aboveboard'

Ex-U.S. Attorney Questions Own Firing

Listen to a Conversation with Thomas Jefferson.

I think that the real problem with Republicans is

93 Year Old Republican to vote for Democrat because of Bush

Our press is out of control

CBS Sheer Hypocrisy in Firing Gen. John Batiste

So the "surge" is working? Causing more violence in "restive province"

Richardson to air ads in Iowa

Richardson woos labor vote

LOL!! Brownback drew boos and groans in Wisconsin saying Manning, not Favre, best quarterback

Congressman McHenry's Campaign Aide Indicted

‘Undue influence’: Wal-mart, Google, GE press China to curb workers’ rights

Obama Assails Private Medicare Plans

(Tommy) Thompson Revises Apology on Gay Comment - AP

58% of Americans want a "truly competitive" third political party.

Mayors running for president

Mayor Cory A. Booker of Newark to endorse Obama

Religion/Abortion...My Decision

BUSH RESIGNS! (no. not really.)

Heads Up: Obama to be on ABC with Steph tomorrow.

Newark Mayor Booker says he will endorse Obama for President

Netroots Renewed:Alums from Dean's Internet staff

Barack Obama on ABC This Week tomorrow

The Annhole Florida voting scandal

Two instructors assaulted at youth center

The Video is up for this weeks Bill Moyers Journal!!! Here's the link if you missed it.

GE Workers Say: ‘Screw That (Made in China) Bulb’

In Private Sector, Giuliani Parlayed Fame Into Wealth

AP: Dean Says Days Of 1-Way Campaigns Are Ending

Bush's Relations With Capitol Hill Chilly

My Dearest Preznent Bush

Obama leading Hillary in new South Carolina poll...

Goodling Granted Immunity in DOJ Probe

Political Limericks

Calvert Caught in the Act With Prostitute, Lied, Attempted to Run From Police

NYT: See You in September, Whatever That Means

Five U.S. troops killed in house-to-house searches in Iraq, and more reasons for U.S. withdrawal

The American Food Supply - where's the outrage?

TIME: Hillary's Quandry on the Campaign: Will experience matter?

BUSH APPROVAL MAP: No Safe Districts For GOP (By the way, Idaho and Utah are Looney-Toons)

RFK says Palast is an extraordinary American hero

Did Poppy Bush steal the '88 election? A 1948-2006 Election Analysis

Obama's sister joins the campaign trail

I am in the market for a candidate here is the good I see in our current crop

Remember what "Deep Throat" said

Went to see Barack Obama today in Kansas City


Damn it was a great bill!

GOP eyes possible gains in '07 races

LGBT teen brutally harassed. Help make her legal case!

Which Democratic Presidential Candidate had the courage to say this?

Edwards proposes expansion of his "College for Everyone" program nationwide

Marcy Wheeler: The Superseding Indictments - What They Tell Us

Things you might not know about Bill Richardson

NRO....Brownback says the allegatons about Sebelius and Dean not true.

Edwards Gains Strength in Indiana

Different ways to say privatization of Social Security

OHIO 2004: Did vote-switching occur in Cuyahoga County?

When I read about how the trade deal was done, I felt just like I did about the Iraq vote.

On John Edwards and the War On Iraq