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Archives: June 19, 2007

China tiger trade ban won't last : official - Reuters

Victims press Vietnam Agent Orange case in US court

Despite promises, few in House make earmark requests public

Have you seen this website? It's a blessing.

What does the following bumpersticker mean?

Funny or weird names of people in your high school...

Need help finding the DLC health-care platform

Is this too "over the top"? Bash a Bush

Your President ---pix--->>>

Caption the Sneak in Chief

You guys are ok -

Here is the deal -

NBC re-edited a Michael Moore TV show to in order to lie to the American public about Cuba

TIME: Surge Architect Fred Kagan: More Time Needed

If you don't hate Rumsfeld with every fiber of your body after reading Hersh on Taguba

A DLC Health Care proposal (or Our Useless Congress)

So how much will single payer health care actually cost us?

No more Clintons! No more Bushes! No more taking it in our Tushes!

Free Valerie Plame's Memoirs! How CIA plans to confiscate Congressional Record is anybody's guess

Our state chair sent out a pump us up letter about the primary.

BOB HERBERT: When Dollars Trump Compassion

New Report Shows Bush's Presidential Signing Statements Have Been Used to Nullify Laws

How Big Pharma Learned To Seduce You (AlterNet)

Rudy missing in action for Iraq panel

Genarlow Wilson's Tragic Sentencing for Consensual Oral Sex

Hicks lawyer to be honoured by Aussie peers

Democrats Look Better on Paper (by EJ Dionne for Truthdig)

Reflection and Manifesto for the People of Cuba - THEY WILL NEVER HAVE CUBA

Blowback, Detainee-Style: The Plight of American Prisoners in Iran

After Iraq war, resist the isolationist impulse


Borosage Plays Hardball On Iraq (

LOL the First Quadrennial Election Hack Invitational

There are nearly 4 million annual fair housing violations. The Department of Justice has pursued 31.

The White House and Justice Department: Key dates

Working From Home a Work in Progress By Stephen Barr / WaPo

Iraqi PM advices Mahdi Army leaders to hide in Iran, leaked letter :

An Open Letter to Our Movement

The Hillary Conundrum By Howard Kurtz / WaPo

John Edwards


From the Folks Who Brought You Plan Colombia

HuffPost: In Defense of John Edwards

A war on rewind, in a bleaker Baghdad (AP reporter Charles Hanley back in Iraq after 14 months)

Venezuela Wins Hearts and Minds with Free Eye Care

The Zen of confronting George W.

What Ted Stevens, Bolivian cocaine and Halliburton have in common

"Heckuva job, Alberto!" (by John Nichols for The Nation)

WP, Dan Froomkin: Casual Lawbreaking at the White House

Steven Weber: Wussies Among Us (HuffPost)

Dems' Timidity May Cost Them Dearly in 2008

Latin American corporate news is spun pro-US: "Nicaraguan media and regional context"

Democrats Shy Away From Emergency Contraception [for military women]

The Great American Pants Suit

A Culture of Atrocity: U.S. Troops Feel the Effect of Prolonged Combat

The world will end in 2060, according to Newton (UK)

Market Failure: The Back of the Invisible Hand

China will build a $20 million blacktop highway on Mount Everest

British scientists reject badger cull - Reuters

EU, US launch airline pollution initiative - AFP

Parched Australia plans giant desalination plant - Reuters

Desalination no answer to water crisis: WWF

Sharp Provides Solar Modules for 1.6 Megawatt System for Google

Highway planned on Mt. Everest

Price of gasoline as percentage of daily GDP (per capita)

Senator: Halt Expansion of Oil Reserves

Russian Demand For Coal May Triple By 2020 As Power Grid Expands - Reuters

Europeans Willing to Pay a Premium for "Green-Electronics"

Google and Utility to Test Hybrids That Sell Back Power

Scripps-Livermore Study - Climate Models Consistent With Observations - AFP

Data From Dutch Study Show China May Have Already Passed The US In CO2 Output - AFP

Ukraine Facing Worst Drought In A Century - Loss Potential At 60% Of Harvest - Reuters

The Earth today stands in imminent peril

Rare turtle hatches at Tenn. aquarium Beal's four-eyed turtle was 0.21 ounces, 1.52 inches long

China passes US as world's biggest CO2 emitter - Guardian

37% Of Kansas Wheat Crop Rated Poor-Very Poor: Only 2% Of Harvest Completed - KC Star

dupe n/t

How to build your own wind generator - photos and instructions

Emission possible (greenhouse gas reductions, Sweden)

Lobbies Stymie Action on Energy

San Francisco to conduct study on 'tidal energy' - AFP

Iran says won't rule out using oil as weapon - Reuters

Calif. needs fossil-fired power plants: officials - Reuters

Desalination 'not the solution' (BBC)

Google Pushes 100mpg Car

Nuclear Power No Climate Cure-All

SE Farmers Seeing "Nothing But Dust" - Spring @ Jack Daniels Distillery Down By 2/3

Running Guns to Gaza: A Living in the Desert

PM Olmert to urge Bush: Make Hamas pariah, back PA Chair

Fatah Central Cmte. decides to completely cut off Hamas ties

The new reality in the Middle East...

Oprah coming to Israel for solidarity visit

Dahlan warns West Bank at risk of being overrun by Hamas

Haaretz defense editor, veteran reporter, Ze'ev Schiff, dies at 74

The scene of Fatahland flowering as Hamastan wilts is sheer fantasy

Russian fighter planes sale to Syria alarms Israel

The death of the two-state solution

Carter Blasts US Policy on Palestinians

UN Human Rights Council makes Israel permanent agenda item

Olmert: Cabinet to okay release of PA tax revenue

Open the gates immediately

U.S. says 10,000 troops in major Iraq offensive

Furniture Store Fire: Latest Updates

One of two Floyd County deputies shot Monday, dies

Big explosion in Baghdad - witnesses

AP News - Study: Iraq (next to Sudan is) World's No. 2 Failed State (Afghanistan - # 8)...

Fewer Baby Boys Being Cicrumcised in U.S.

IRAQ: Fallujah security crackdown preventing access for aid workers

U.S. says 10,000 troops in major Iraq offensive

Small arms fire targets MND-B patrol

Drug, Food Risks Stay Secret as Inquiries to U.S. FDA Pile Up

U.S. Unfreezes Millions in Aid to Palestinians

Heavy mortar bomb attack on Baghdad Green Zone

Lawmaker sued over incident with cockroach-clad protester

Justice official accused of blocking suits into alleged violations

General: "Never a Mission" to Defeat Iraq's Insurgents

Watchdog: Legal Aid Head Misled Congress

Take Back America Get going grassroots

Regulators Clear Chrysler Purchase

Report: Iraq Violence Leading to Abortions, Drug Abuse Among Civilians

Bush says all options on table on Iran

Mayor Bloomberg leaving Republican Party

Democrats mull dividing House immigration bill

Bomb kills 78 in Baghdad, U.S. in big offensive

Taliban fighters seize south Afghan area

State (Wyo.) GOP nominates Sansonetti, Barrasso, Lummis for Senate seat (Thomas' Senate seat)

Troops' 1-month breaks blocked

Judge declines to throw out lawsuit against Robert De Niro

26 Iraqi soldiers killed, three civilians wounded in Kirkuk attack (actually 7 skilled, 19 wounded)

Bush, Olmert praise Palestinian leader (Bush: All Options on the Table re: Iran)

Cuba applauds U.N. human rights watchdog's decision to stop investigating the island

Iraq contractor fraud said to be limited

States Face Decisions on Who Is Mentally Fit to Vote

Missile attack kills militants in Pakistan: TV reports

US agencies disobey 6 laws that president challenged

Rebuffed by Rice, Hadley, House panel tracks down witnesses for Iraq probe


Netanyahu departs for U.S. in bid to increase pressure on Iran

Airbus superjumbo for private use

Iraqi Kurdistan's Plea to World: Help Us

White House Budget Director Steps Down

Iraq: US army reports 3 American soldiers killed

Pentagon sends archaeological playing cards to troops in Iraq, Afghanistan

Sen. Reid fast-tracks revived immigration bill

U.S. transfers 6 from Guantanamo prison

Report: Iraq Violence Leading to Abortions, Drug Abuse Among Civilians

Geronimo Great-Grandson Wants Bones Back

Democrats grill Bush CIA nominee about detainees

Our superjumbo will save the planet, Airbus says

Couple Holed Up in House Over Tax Dispute

Bush plans to veto stem cell bill

Army Considers Longer Combat Tours Again

Former Peruvian president set for shock comeback in Japan

Kelty correctly reported loans, election board rules

Geese get revenge: Pate may cause rare disease

FBI Questions Sen. Stevens Aides in Alaska Corruption Investigation

Baby found near where woman disappeared

Bloomberg Leaving GOP

6 states defy law requiring ID cards

Seventy Percent of Americans Say Economy Is Getting Worse

Big oil companies facing prospect of heavy tax hit

State Treasurer Indicted for Distributing Cocaine (SC-R Rudy's guy in SC)

(James) Gandolfini Returns to HBO with Iraq Film

Iraqi interpreters seek refuge in U.S.

Clinton spoofs 'Sopranos' and unveils campaign song

Iraqi Orphanage Nightmare

China overtakes US as world's biggest CO2 emitter

Jimmy Carter says U.S. aims to split Palestinians

Colombia finds remains of 760 paramilitary victims (Bush pal Uribe-supporting deathsquads)

On a lighter is a clip from the theatre that I work at....enjoy!

Anyone here watch the new TNT show "Heartland" tonight?

Pandora is playing Woody Guthrie for me

I'm rewriting an old poem of mine.

I love modern technology. I was able to download the new White Stripes at midnight

$4 prescriptions at Target

Your favorite Stogie?

Good morning, you demented PERVERTS...

My kitty got sick all the sudden tonight

looking for an info source

Boy's Giant Ball Of Plastic Wrap Weighs 28.5 Pounds

Motley Crue sues managers for lost profits and tarnishing reputation

Tiger Woods' wife has baby girl

Got advice? Fuck that. Sometimes it's easier said than done.

Inmate Uses Bible To Pound Ink Pen Into His Eye

My Sister's Best Friend is Pregnant!!!

The inlaws got final approval to adopt from China!!!!!!

Now who would need a 108 inch tv?

My new candidate for worst song.

What's in Wal Mart meat?


Any *OTHER* DU'ers working at McDonald's?

SO.... some weird story out of NJ

The ridiculously dumb trivia thread.

Teacher With an X-rated Secret "Porn Teacher" fired (PIC)

Today, I leave on a four night five day vacation to Va's historic triangle.... ask me anything.

Now here's an iPhone I'd like!

A rant about vehicle size judgement.

Oh, matcom!!!! Today is Tuesday. You know what that means?

Time to say Goodbye...

Where can I get some faster tubes for these internets??

Post here only if you are

Uh Oh - TomKat Preggers Again

Some woman called me a 'fucking dumbass' at McDonald's.

movies that use the most curses

Is anyone else addicted to roasted soy beans?

Circumspect males only: how do you feel about your circumspection?

This is the official 'I LOVE MIDLODEMOCRAT' thread

Studio 60 last week ("K&R 2"): were they making fun of Free Republic? (Spoilers?)

Went to Wal Mart today and took an ambulance ride

My upstairs vacuum broke, and the kids rolled in crackers all over the floor,

My heart is broken more than usual

Dog Finds Way Home After Owner Drowns

Wondering Aloud...

Share your password here!

Circus males only: how do you...

Man Goes To Courthouse To Get Married - Gets Arrested On Outstanding Warrant

Fans of Bear Grylls/Survivorman might like this

Supersized males only: how do you feel about your supersizement?

What drink do you look like today?

Funniest C-Span segment I've ever seen...

WHY do wet dogs always have to smell like...

I'm frustrated that I can't identify an insect that is invading our patio.

When I die, I want to come back as underwear of a DU female

Circumnavigating males only: how do you feel about your circumnavigation?

Scientists discover missing link between humans and pandas

Caption this picture, please!

I have an enormous STD. What a "fucking dumbass".

Gandalf the Grey is giving Pippin the Dog a tongue bath...

I Went Shopping Yesterday: New Shoes!!

Virginia School Bans Touching - Of ANY Kind

I am about to bathe. Should I:

Women only: How do you feel about circumcised males?

Anyone have suggestions for a laptop?

No, this is ANOTHER penis thread. nt

So Tiger Woods is FINALLY a father...

Stop it now! I mean it!

Hilarious commercial

38 Year Old Teacher Has Sex With Her 13 Year Old Student Who Was Dating Her Daughter

Teenager Turned Off Hospital Roomates Life Support Machine Because It Was Keeping Him Awake

I can't log on here without crying. Everybody seems to be losing their loving animals

Who knew there was an over-the-counter Menopause test?

Guess I'm going to hell: Vatican creates 10 Commandments for drivers

The funniest 9:55 of C-Span EVER!

Some woman called me 'old macdonald'

I am outta here loungers....

Die Hard IV is PG-13?

My Flipper is back!

Too busy for a friend.......

Chad Vader (Episode 1)

Personalized m & m's

Anyone else have an Air Supply earworm from yesterday?

Your daily "No, really??" saying:

Golfer Starts Brush Fire By Swinging Club In Dry Grass

Crucified males: how do you feel about your crucifixion?

Offer a prediction about anything.

How To Use A Telephone

Old McDonald called me at work today

I miss grovelbot!

Woman Swallows 26 Hot Dog's In 12 Minutes

McDonalds, SUVs, penises, hot dogs, and Javanese posters

Some old woman called me at McDonald's

I'm about to lather, should I?

I'm about to latte, should I?

Some woman called me 'old' at McDonald's.

Who dosed the punchbowl?

Most powerful character in film other than God?

HELLO! My name is ...

I talked this old woman to call McDonalds as a prank and ask if anyone was baked


I've just been called unkind, untrustworthy and most likely just plain ol' mean...

Some fucking dumbass got circumcised at McDonalds today by an untrustworthy old woman.

Hemp For Victory!

I'm lazy and want to cook eggs in the microwave

So I was working my job at McDonalds today

Doctors find 6 sewing needles in baby

I just finished watching "Little Children". Wow.

I have a confession. I am a soliloquy many of you may know.

I'm about to lathe, should I?

"I have a question."

So tuesday is bath, lathe, lactate, confess, and question day...

Poison Front Man -- The New Flavor of Love

I just went to the bank and the temp thingy in my van read 100 degrees.

I have a confession. I am a celebrity many of you may know.

I'm feeling lazy- nachos for supper?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 6/19/2007)

Any DUers from

Just got my latest Classical Composers CD, Robert Schumann.

Fierce thunderstorm coming...

My husband drives a Durango and I drive a Sienna.


Baseball play by play announcers should NOT be entitled to use the word "fanny"

Morgantown, WV area DU'ers: whatcha doing tomorrow?

I'm about to lactate, should I?

I am about to bathe. Should I?

Has sexual performance always been an issue for freeper trolls?

Has sexual performance always been an issue

I drive an ivory and whale bone chariot pulled by baby harp seals and kittens. Am I a bad DUer?

Good and Bad news...

Any guitar players ? I need some advice.

Do not.... I repeat....DO NOT

Trip to Vegas!

Holy CRAP formatting a 500 GB hard drive takes a long time!!

Have you accepted Aunt Bee as your personal Bavier?

What do 113, 114 and 115 all have in common?

No hugging! No high-fiving! No touching, period!

I'm about to lacrimate, should I?

I tried to explain to a young adult what a "blonde bombshell" was...

My wife loves the band, the Police. They are playing in Los Angeles

I am a freeper troll

Americas got talent

Sick Puppies

Thats Life...

If you make your Dog wear Clothes, Please don't do this (Pic) LOL!


"When the end comes I'll know I was just a gigolo.. life goes on without me.. "

Well, I'm back from my "rustic" retreat...

I'm not the sort of person to post a thread about it

I'm about to lathe. Should I

Bonsoir Salon!

Just saw a cat get hit by a car--prob'ly a rant

This is the radar

"Can't talk little man? Bet can't play none either"

Good night lounge

Bloomberg no longer Republican

Gimme some opinions about this very rough first draft

99 Problems

Goodnight you PERVERTS. And sleep well. n/t

Icky Trivia

THIS is the Radar!

June is national turkey lover's month, and national home safety month, and

For kagehime, my light in the darkness...

All Time High/Rocky Mountain High

Anyone else a fan of the movie "Goodfellas"? n/t

Travolta disapproves of anti-depressants...too.

Back from visiting my crazy Irish relatives......

In mourning: Tomorrow my daughter graduates from high school.

Where Did All The Good People Go...


I just took a new pic for DU, hot off the digitals, add your newest eh?

Sweet Jesus - I just got a credit card offer with awful rates

So, I Discovered Something Tonight

Does anyone really believe "can't stop believing" is the most requested song?

graduation party ideas

Uncut, unedited, raw lathe footage!

as of today, I've been married for 14 years.

My dog ate my glasses

help me hang on

14 years ago today,

I butted heads with the manager of Wal-Mart today

Poll question: Circumcised males only: do you feel your circumcision?

Philosophical Question re Construction Workers on the "Death Star"

Victorias' Secret has their Semi Annual Sale on!!

A Public Statement From Mildred Loving

Screw Saw II, "Children of Men" is one seriously scary movie.

Name a song that Weird Al Yankovic should have spoofed, but never did

We didn't win...

Sympathy thread for ZombieNixon...

Before and After Pics - New Haircut

Circumcised males only: how do you feel about your circumcision?

I called the driver of one of those enormous SUVs a 'fucking dumbass' and she heard it too

Can I afford to give my dad a Blackberry?

I think even today this photo makes me sentimental.

After sundown, I showered the plants {dial up caution}

ACLU Rally In DC on June 26th - free transportation from most of the East Coast!

Congratulations LSK!! 25,000 posts

If you know someone stole your Soc. Sec. Card, what should you do?

Math People, Help Me Complicate This Equation

Are the Geico cavemen black, Jewish and gay?

Friend trying to win an entry to a music showcase and needs votes. Please help if you can?

Radio Lady invites you to view Edinburgh, Scotland (PHOTOS)

I don't read Javanese. Can someone help me with the meaning of this poster?

Radio Lady invites you to view Edinburgh, Scotland (PHOTOS)

i can play the guitar like a m*ther f*cking riot....

NEVER ever put boiling hot water into a container to make instant tea and shake to mix

**Sexual high/Alcohol high**

I'm sorry, but due to the current political climate, I'm ending existence at noon Friday (GMT)

Any St. Louis DUers around?

Schilling sent for medical tests

Indiana football coach Terry Hoeppner dies

Frank's fight: Sergeant succumbs to head injury suffered in Iraq

Got a question about enlistment...

Need Another Reason to Support Employee Free Choice? Read About Rite Aid

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH: Labor in dispute at convention center-union busting

Thousands Rally on Capitol Hill for Employee Free Choice (wish I could be there)

Before you enlist


Ray McGovern, Behind the Scenes on ME Politics (in KS)

General: "Never a Mission" to Defeat Iraq's Insurgents

Goodbye, Tony Blair (by Tim Ireland - Bloggerheads)

On The Front Lines

Operation Paper Clip & MK Ultra Nazi USA Infiltration...

Guiliani's South Carolina Campaign Chair Indicted on Cocaine Dist. Charges!

Hannity attacks Michael Moore

Sy Hersh plays Hardball with Tweety

Olbermann: The Truth About Abu Ghraib

NYC Mayor Bloomberg has left the repugnican party to become an independent.

Hillary Clinton Sopranos Spoof

Nathan Thurm interviewed by Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

John Edwards - Contest

Olbermann and 'the sippy-cup terrorist'

Dennis Kucinich on MSNBC tonight

Jonathan Turley - Bush's 1100 Plus Signing Statements Are Meaningless!

The Most Serious Breach of the Presidential Records Act *Ever*

Two Minutes Hate

Rupert vs. the Republic

Wars for Profit?: Marvin Bush

Cool, Randy Weaver get's another shot

The new "There's No Global Warming" Is:

you know what?

Afghanistan is in Great Shape!!!

I so wish the best to you guys - I really do.

The trauma of gender

The rePukes Are Threatening To Subpoena Plame, And This Is What They Have...

Just discovered this

I'd like a bit of fame, but I'd settle for infamy

anonymous women

If you have problems sleeping due to stress, do not watch Sicko.

EU moves to ban cat and dog fur (BBC)

Troops' 1-month breaks blocked-Psychologists cite mental health risk

Ryan Crocker: State officials in Iraq ‘too young,’ ‘not qualified.’

NYT: States Face Decisions on Who Is Mentally Fit to Vote

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

Laura Bush asks for birthday cash (for * - big brass ones!)

Depressing attitudes about feminism in Times Square in 2007

Dobbs' "amnesty" captions appear below three more CNN correspondents' reports

CNN's Roberts: "We do definitely know that Mitt Romney is pro-family"

How do I find out what Exxon paid in taxes?

Why Is O'Reilly So Scandalized By Soros, Silent On GOPer Rev Moon?

HERSH: Nada. He (Bush) did nothing. And you know what it meant?

McClatchy: Iraqi interpreters seek refuge in U.S.

Since I usually post in GD...

Search-and-seizure PROTECTIONS also apply to passengers in traffic stops, court rules

SiCKO Premiere (The Nation)

Live Earth shows aim to set new green standard

Rebuffed by Rice, Hadley, House panel tracks down witnesses for Iraq probe

Parallel White House Communications Network Investigated

Another Gay question......

blah blah blah, How You Doin?

Contrary to Theology and Conservative Economics, Altruism Just Plain Feels Good

Rosy Dem outlook gets even rosier

A Public Statement from Mildred Loving

CAPTION: Candid Bush....what a mean-looking fucker!

A Public Statement From Mildred Loving

AT&T Quietly Offers $10 DSL Plan

A Moratorium Wired to Stop the War

Breaking on - Large scale offensive against al Qaeda in Iraq

Anybody watching MSNBC and their Super Tuesday thing?

Take Back America day one (pictures)


Coleen Rowley & Other Intel Vets: "How Not To Counter Terrorism"

75 dead, 130 injured in one instant

Iran says won't rule out using oil as a weapon

The Americans Have Landed (USA in Africa - Esquire Story)

CIA Official To Be Interrogated On Interrogations

Dialogue at the Diner. Zippy-------------------->

What’s a little depleted uranium in the yard if it helps defeat them terrorists?

Rep Davis on the Waxman report: "Everything about this report overreaches and prejudges"

Crimes that warrant the death penalty, 'high treason'.

Republican candidates begin snubbing Bush

Group Announces Call-in Day for Refugees

Question Time for Nominee Linked to Interrogations (Confirmation hearing today)

Report from Rep. Waxman on Latest Impeachable Offenses ("Records Act Violations")

FDA Scrutiny Scant In India, China as Drugs Pour Into U.S

McClatchy: Justice official accused of blocking suits into alleged violations

New age town in U.S. embraces dollar alternative

Poll about shopping @ Walmart (or other "evil" companies)

Geronimo great-grandson wants bones back

WWII fighter ace and ‘Wolf Pack’ founder Robin Olds dead at 84

Only 10 more days

Lawsuits allege 'hot fuel' costs drivers

What the heck is this "Super Tuesday" crap on MSNBC?

Senator: Halt expansion of oil reserves (Dorgan)

Audience member to Chris Mathews @ Dem forum: “Ask a real question.”

Sticking them in the bush: Prove the RRR contenders support W, Part I, Troop increase to Iraq:

Connie Rice

Bob Shrum just said on MSNBC that he doubts Gore will enter he WILL be in it cuz

one paragraph out of a two part article

When Dumbass referred to "the Internets", he was cluing us in...

June 19, 2007: Veterans Call-In Day to Close the School of the Americas

Reports Say 9 Firefighters Killed in South Carolina Sofa Store Blaze

Seymour Hersh on Dem. Now! today:

China plans highway on Mt Everest for torch relay

Caption this pic

Some Republicans "privately wonder whether at times Rove has done them more harm then good"

So, who won? Dem strategist replies, "It all depends on which clips we air."

America's Left, no longer left for dead

Is anyone watching the all day Super Tuesday on MSNBC?

Show Me the Way to the Next Whiskey Bar ---pix--->>>

The Republican wasteland.

Bush - Major Annoucement....

oops, dupt

Fundie fundraising--Holy Crap, Batman!

Senate Armed Services Committee Hearing (today)

Scalia: "Are you going to convict Jack Bauer?"

Kucinich to be on Ed Schultz today

Diane Rehm Show - Soldiers and Mental Trauma

Levin targets product pirates

Following Bush Signing Statements, Federal Agencies Ignore 30 Percent Of Laws Passed Last Year

An(other) epiphany moment: Why the * gang tortured people @ Abu Ghraib

Giuliani Prioritizes Fundraising Over Serving With Iraq Study Group

Ghouliani quit Iraq Study Group to make $11.4M in speaking fees

TPM Muckraker: How Many Investigations into Bandar's Favorite Defense Firm?

AFP: America's Left, No Longer Left For Dead

Giuliani was too busy raking in dough to gain foreign policy experience with the Iraq Study Group

Anyone catch the C-span program with Dan Olmsted on Autism and Vaccines?

TOONS: Dandelion Breaks Ain't What They Used to Be

Bob Fertik Reports on Conference: "How Can We 'Take Back America' Without Impeaching Bush/Cheney?

Grand Wizard Boortz: "if Mexicans pile up against that fence ... Just run a couple taco trucks up.."

Best Essay On Bush

Dan Froomkin: Casual Lawbreaking at the White House

If they allow Scooter to get a pardon, don't expect them to get Bush or Cheney.

Strictly Business: Flying In Comfort on the Cheap

Novak: Rove Protege Tim Griffin Joins Thompson Campaign

Gotta love him...

Why Ignore the Mandate of Heaven?

Waaa! Waaa! Waaa! NY Post: KERIK'S CRY OVER RUDY

Please consider commemorating President Bush's 61st birthday with a gift our entire Party can share

I like ALL of our candidates

Another futile attempt to sway my Senator . . .

Watched a BBC America film this Sunday; The Blair Trial.

E&P: Salon Blogger vs. 'Wash Post' Columnist on Libby Jailing

Snow Responds To Potentially Illegal Use Of RNC Accounts: Clinton Did It Too

Tonight on the season ender of Frontline "End game"

NPR: Political Left Launches Its Own Attack

Prosecutorial Misconduct

Study Links Candy Cigarettes to Smoking

A War on Rewind, in a Bleaker Baghdad

Mom sentenced for underage sex contract.

(toon) Paris Hilton release from Jail because of rash

Welcome to the playlist, RNC/ROVE Email Scandal Story!

What would your campaign theme song be?

Bush Family, Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.and Immigration?

CT party head calls for Lieberman to resign

They decided to do evil, they decided to use technology to hide it, email brought them down.....

Richardson OP-ED: A reliable, verifiable vote in 2008

November 4th 2008..The Wrongest Day

Caption this pic

Why, do you suppose, have there been no suicide bomber here?

Thompson Links Reid to 9/11 Conspiracy Theorists, Claims He is 'Encouraging Our Enemies'

David and Rudy sittin' in a tree...K-I-S-S-I-N-G...

Kos puts Hillary's early lead in perspective

I said I'd let you know Gov. Perdue's response re: Genarlow Wilson's pardon.

Are Democrats capable of Protecting America?

The Bush Administration had a budget director?

Nobody talking about St. Rudy blowing off the ISG?

"Sicko" tracks healthcare fiasco to Nixon administration (Spoiler alert)

If I am elected President, I hope I'll live long enough to bring you back into the fold,...

TOON: White House Greased Pig Contest

Juan Cole: Nail Driven Into Coffin of Bush's "Democratization" Program

Personalized m & m's

Tweety got something right for a change

Tonight on Countdown

It's true--signing statements really do nullify laws

Independent Report on Iraq-Institute For Public Accuracy

Pope Ratzinger offers 10 commandments of driving!

Is there something supernatural going on in America?

Rudy the Shovel digs himself deeper. Caught in transparent lie about reasons for leaving ISG

We have citizens prepared to make a profit (sell their souls) by,...

On NPR this afternoon: an interview with an Iraqi woman who worked

Message to the Democratic Leadership: Never Leave Your Wounded on the Battlefield

AP: FBI Questions Former Stevens Aides

Don't forget: Conyers having a "hearing style briefing" with Michael Moore tomorrow

3529 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Woman tapes pacifier to kid's mouth. Kid dies...

Bloomberg's an independent?????

That's our Joe!! Lieberman makes attack on Iran politically easier .

Which Item's Cost Has Gone Down Since Bush Took Office...

Democratic memo predicts additional 2008 gains

St. Rudy's SC campaign chairman indicted...

If the "rule of law" doesn't apply at the top, why should anyone respect it?

A Letter To A Congress Member

In spite of our frustrations, we ARE FORTUNATE!!!!

You want to get the "destroyed or lost" White House e-mails?

Dailykos: The Runaway Train That Hit Richard Cohen

Personal tribute to George W Bush

General Election Poll

Truck bomb kills 78 near mosque; mortars fired at Green Zone

Breaking on CNN: Libby's lawyers ask Appeal Court

Tuesday: 1 GI, 117 Iraqis Killed: 224 Iraqis Wounded; US army reports 3 American soldiers killed...

TV Show "24" Helps Scalia Explain US Constitution

"We're all here reacting on pretty much sh--"?

Screw Saw II, "Children of Men" is one seriously scary movie.

Helping out, years after hurricane -- (Katrina) - Teen Volunteers help out!

U.S. Attorney Resignation Made on Threat of Immediate Firing (Lam)

Apparent murder-suicide victims owned East Bay skin care practice

Howard Dean on the importance of an unfettered internet.

Newborn baby girl found in Wooster, police check for ties to missing mom case's email on fighting Lieberman!... There's a better way Moveon!

The exemplar of why our media illiteracy fails our democracy DAILY.

Republicanism in a nutshell; "The less care they give them, the more money they make."

Video- Michael Moore...Interview 6/17 Regarding 9/11

Thompson:"Most Americans..understand the Western world is in an international struggle with jihad.."

Dumping on Gaia

CIA General Counsel Nominee (Rizzo) Stands By Torture

Brookings Analyst O’Hanlon: No One Can ‘Question The Forthrightness’ Of Petraeus

There are some dumb things weather stations do...

Iraq Veterans Against the War stage demonstration in Chicago

Where the single boys and girls are

Tweety just said "shit" on the air again!!!

Mint releases more 'godless' dollars

Iraq becomes prime training ground for export of Jihadists

US-occupied Iraq is now ranked second among the world’s failed states

'Frontline' ends season with guns blazing in Iraq

The red pill or the blue pill? (book recommendation)

How to respond to this email (re: the Mexican Constitution and illegal immigration)

Liberalism's Hypocrisy

More from the 15 year old Iraqi blogger.

Giuliani quit Iraq panel after missed meetings - but he had time for fundraising


Fred Thompson Gets Worst Person Award On Countdown Tonight

Tonight on PBS: Frontline ENDGAME one final effort to secure victory through a "surge"

C-SPAN 3, :( is replaying Rumsfeld testimony on Abu Ghraib

Caption *

Bloomberg leaves the GOP

We can't handle Iraq, why Iran?

South Carolina treasurer indicted on cocaine charges


3531 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Writ of Mandamus to House Dems: Quickest, Easiest Way to Get Impeachment on the Table

Senate approves new taxes for big oil (29 B)

Pregnant Iraqi women getting illegal abortions due to lack of medical care

The Rats Are Jumping Ship

Tonight Boston Legal is a rerun of the episode where they defend a doctor

I'm sorry, but every time I hear *Bush say anything on the Radio it makes me go DUH, Duh, Duh, Duh!

Expert: China Slave Bust 'Tip of Iceberg'

Iran says won't rule out using oil as a weapon

UPDATE ON von Spakovsky & His Nomination for Federal Elections Commission

Moore's 'Sicko' Will Be Released Ahead of Schedule

How is W more qualified than any crack head on the street to be the pres.?

Local Dem Party workers left speechless

Why do all dems think 50K troops in Iraq can do what 150K couldn't?

Looks like a friggin' Tory to me

If Frontline (PBS) is running "Endgame" in your area now, tune in.

PBS - "Frontline: Endgame" - on the web if you missed it on Telly

It is not about the is about the profit.

Gore and Bloomberg

Rumsfeld's "Light Footprint" wildly succesful...

Supreme Court Justice Scalia is even crazier than you think.....

Elderly peace protester spat upon, bullied, threatened during march in Wyoming

Shield Americans' access to the truth

When is Enough?

To have peace is to increase fortune and longevity.

Jimmy Carter is right about US meddling in Palestinian affairs

Some Say the Democrats Have a Great Field of Candidates

White House picnic (photos)

I need some advice. How screwed am I.

santorium working with Producer of Passion of the christ.

"Why do politicians talk like that? - The infuriating blandness of political speech."

Senators Webb, Tester, McCaskill are key votes (on immigration)

And to think this crazy S.O.B. is a Supreme Court Judge. Holy Christ.

McClatchy: Rove Biggest User Of Back-Channel GOP Illegal E-Mails (Over 140,000)

Why didn't the Bush administration just plant WMD in Iraq?

Holy Shit! Who Is Running This Show???

The Lionel Show: What we learned today

If Bloomberg runs as an indy. The House will decide the next president

Report: At least 1K barrels of oil leaked into Flying J soil

Caption *, "I wanna hold your hand."

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

The housing problem in a digestable nutshell

Did Kris drool over the way the democrats smell?

Rudy's SC campaign chairman's indictment for conspiracy to distribute crack.

So if there really is a Gay Agenda

A Jew and a Mormon---yeah, that's the ticket!

Dick Gregory Backs Impeachment and Makes Predictions

The immigration debate according to the Three Stooges...

Why does Bush surround himself with doughy, pasty-faced, little men?

"NBC courts Jon Stewart". . feel the power of the DARK side, Jon...

The 5 stages of Grief and everything...

Okay, I gotta say it; here's MY "problem" with Hillary...

Tuesday TOONS: In Iraq Forever edition

okay who's this guy on c-span pretending to be.....

Bloomberg could run as a Democrat

9/11 widows demand release of CIA's Inspector General report

Remember the slave labor story from China. The Chinese government has fixed the problem

Who is "Digby" (for Fans) be Revealed Tonight.....and a Clue

LOL. CSPAN reads Michael Savage fan emails. Swear words, lies, name calling and all.

How Come The Best Journalists ?

Please share your recent gas station weirdness/malfeasance stories here.

"PBS - Endgame:" Right or wrong, the final endgame for Iraq will be: U.S. troops

George W. Bush: a ''Ficeist'' Leader

Democrats, the time is NOW to CHOOSE FREEDOM OR TYRANNY!

The Pentagon Memo - "normal strictures on torture might not apply"

On PBS tonight Frontline: Endgame

ACLU Rally in DC on June 26th!

Chris Mathews did a no-no ON AIR!

Keep yer hands off!! No hugging, handholding, high-fiving.

UK 'Bag Brother' Trashcams

Charlie Cook: The Ripple Effect (2008 Campaigns So Far)

The Libby Appeal:

WTF-"Army considers longer combat tours again "

South Carolina warehouse fire kills 9 firefighters

Sacramento Man Battles DMV Over Personal Plate ('go to 11')

If Bloomberg runs for Presdient

And the story about the e-mails being misplaced?"That's like saying the dog ate my homework," Leahy

US Congress set to battle over gas-price 'gouging'

UN independent expert calls for death penalties to cease in Iraq

Get & Renew Your Passport Early! FYI:

Bloomberg-Kucinch '08

Freeper fantasy: Iraq WMDs moved to Syria before the war:

Scooter Libby just filed an emergency appeal to hold off serving time.

Frontline starting in Houston now, PBS, Endgame (Iraqi Surge). nt

Rudy was a member of Baker-Hamilton Iraq Study Group but failed to show up for any of the meetings!

Michael Bloomberg - Enemy of Civil Liberties

Is it just me or does Fred Thompson come off as just pathetic?

The Dems are doing us WAAAAY unproud...

The movie "V for Vendetta"

James Kopp, murderer of abortion doctor, gets life in prison

Clinton Did NOT Do It Too

Car Accidents

DAMN IT, Michael Moore! Don't you know about Kucinich and HR 676?

Dave Lindorff: Democrats in Congress: The Wheels are Coming Off


Hungarian workers allowed to remove ties/women's stockings because of heat

VA may win boost in funding for mental conditions caused by war

Universal Health Insurance?

How do we tap into the millions of Democrats that don't vote?

Curious About What Makes bush Run? I've found the answer....

A Friend Of Mine Just Got Back From Glacier Park... (Pix Alert)

in honor of my friend Monkeyman,consider a small donation to this cause

Boos at Take Back America

* asserts he is not bound by bills he signs into law

So I'm going on vacation at the end of July. I'm a bit worried about the no fly list...

WOW... VT Middle School Students Wrote The Following Letters After Debating Impeachment

Would You Vote For A Mormon?

Who would be the best pick for VP?

Is Bottled Water Better?

Once Again, Edwards does the right thing

Study finds staggering cost of treating diabetics

John. Edwards. Is. So. Hot.

Glenn Greenwald: Richard Cohen's brilliant (and unintentional) exposé of our media

Is there any way to retrieve those missing Whitehouse emails?

Tweety looks like he's been kicked in the stomach

"Uncompromising Freshman Dems" at Take Back America Conference say NO TO IMPEACHMENT!

Best Commencement Speech of the season

they printed my 84th ltte re: war profiteers and "supporting" the troops

Hillary REFUSED to answer question about whether Libby should be pardoned. WTF?

RW are STUPID...had one today tell me that the nations biggest disasters have all happpened under D'

Duped on Welfare Reform now Duped on Immigration as a threat. at the Take Back America Conference

Democrats, Stop Coddling The Children! STOP BEING SO DAMN FREAKING WEAK!!

Breaking: Bloomberg Loses At The Starting Gate !!! - Why You Ask ???

MICHAEL MOORE: coming up on "The View"

Buzzflash - Rory O'Connor: Mirror, Mirror

Don't be cowed by critics into abandoning our Democratic majority

What Ted Stevens, Bolivian cocaine and Halliburton have in common

Turn, Turn, Turn - Cindy Sheehan

Breaking on MSNBC: Bloomberg leaves the Rethug

Why people hate cops

The Dumbest Columnist Ever! Richard Cohen, Washington Post

Just saw Sicko, and I am throughly appalled.

Are college students over age 18 adults or not?

Woman: I couldn't see my dying partner--This is some F'ed up shit!

If they keep running the other way....

Oops, Matthews Just Said "Shit" On The Air

I really wonder how conservative Mormons would feel if I accuse

An idea for Code Pink --

Why do so many people want the duke case.......

Democrats haven't done ANYTHING and aren't DOING anything

When they say "Secure the Borders", do they mean BOTH borders?

I have fucking HAD IT with health insurance in this country

How To Not Hire An American - for real

Supposedly Fictitious Pre-Colonial Kingdoms Your History Teacher Never Told You About

Obama's disappointing retreat on "Punjab"

Well, my dear friends, see you all in two weeks

A presidential issue selection site that includes YOU as a possible candidate

Eenie, meanie, miney, moe...

Well, they gave out the Edward Murrow awards recently and guess

Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.”

Rasmussen: There's Change at the Top for The Republican Presidential Nomination

My advice to John Edwards

Clinton leads GOP frontrunner by 5% nationally

Rightwing National Review Online Offering Campaign Advice to Obama

Rare tactic may allow immigration votes (AP)

Bush's Executive order was signed. Gives him more powers "Asleep at the Wheel"

Clark 2008

What I like about Obama

The Rude Pundit: General Antonio Taguba Gets Reamed By Abu Ghraib Politics

Dispatch from the AFSCME forum

Why Are The Republicans/Conservatives Attacking The Dem Left?

A Union audience cheering the end of Don't Ask Don't Tell


Obama gets the best response from the AFSCME crowd. The pundits agree, altho I'd rather hear their

Six States Defy Law on ID Cards

MSNBC has the video clips up NOW for all the candidates at the AFSCME forum.

Anyone heard Senator Byrd lately?

Chris Matthews Almost Fought Someone at the Debate

Why Did MSNBC Not Let Edwards Finish His Closing Statement ? Instead They.....

Why is Chris Matthews moderating anything to do with Democrats?

And you KNOW I like Dennis!

Hillary Clinton plans Iraq war vote do-over

MSNBC's Todd on Debate Performances

I refuse to click on *click*

James Johnson, Washington insider who ran Kerry's VP search, to support Barack Obama

Keep your eye on the prize.


Clinton, Obama, Edwards At ASFCME All Agree: America Is Staying In The Middle East

Clinton, Obama, Edwards At ASFCME All Agree: America Is Staying In The Middle East

22 Senators Read 10/1/02 National Intelligence Estimate Before Voting on IWR

Why I'd have no problem voting for Hillary

DFA, Code Pink, Miami for Peace meet with Senator Nelson's regional director.

Gore enters Race--"IF"

In Defense of John Edwards (fellow member of Kerry's speechwriting team rebuts Bob Shrum's claims)

Obama's Higher Standard?

Are we ready for Freddy?

If Bloomberg runs as a third party centrist ...

It has got to be Al Gore (British article advocating Gore to run)

Liechtenstein Successfully Tests Teeny Tiny Nuclear Bomb

"The largest tax increase in history"

After 5 Years In U.S., Terrorist Cell Too Complacent To Carry Out Attack

Fundraising Projections for the second quarter (Obama, Romney first)

Obama too fast to retreat from 'Punjab' jab

What is the Congressional outlook for 2008?

Sens Kennedy, Whitehouse Demand Investigation of "Caging"

Edwards--more than worthy of consideration

The new reality in the Middle East...

Oprah coming to Israel for solidarity visit

"Jack Bauer saved Los Angeles... He saved hundreds of thousands of lives."

Are you still "waiting to be inspired" and do you agree or disagree with this statement....

DU this poll (Liberal media bias myth)

Edwards adviser David 'Mudcat' Saunders on winning back the South and Midwest

Of the top three, who is running the most substantive, issues-based campaign?

Audience Demands Matthews Ask "Real Questions."

The economy is tanking, but Russia will "help" us out....

What polls mean

The Artful Dodger at her best

Why do pundits and debate moderators never mention trade policy?

Another Republican arrested - with ties to Rudy

Effective immediately! All pollsters MUST include Bloomberg in their polls

U.S. Is ‘Really in Trouble,’ Says Bloomberg, Sounding Like a Candidate

Check out what FR is saying about Bloomberg.

The Shire will determine the Democratic nominee.

Unions still hold appeal for Democrats

Unions are 6 of top 10 political donors to federal candidates and political parties

MSNBC is so full of shit MY GOODNESS!!!

Democrats grill Bush CIA nominee about detainees (Reuters)

Bloomberg will suck up campaign volunteers and cheap office space

If I killed my neighbor next door

Bloomberg Leaving GOP

But WHO would support Bloomberg?

Check out this Bloomberg speech and conference: "Ceasefire! Bridging the Political Divide"

Bloomberg leaving (R)'s and becoming (I)

Rudy Quit Iraq Study Group - Failed to Attend Meetings

what's the party support like for NAFTA/CAFTA these days?

Lawsuits hit a Romney money man (child abuse)

Alaska Rep. (R) Charged With Bribery Resigns (AP)

I think bloomberg became an indie because:

It's either premature election coverage or "blood and guts" or celebrity crime

Obama Agrees With Bill Clinton's Welfare Reform

I guess everyone missed Novak scoop of Ex Sen Boren D-OK meeting with Bloomberg

Hillary dodges question about pardoning Scooter from Tweety at AFSCME forum Live now on MSNBC

Obama finally showed some fire

IA POLL: Dead heat between Hillary (22%), Edwards (21%), and Obama (18%); undecided (27%)

U.S. Attorney Resignation Made on Threat of Immediate Firing (TPM Muckracker re: Lam)

So....If Dems Think Impeachement is waste of Time...How about "Writs of Mandamus?"

Scalia Invokes TV Show '24' in Constitutional Law Discussion

So, how do we use what we learned from the Lieberman experience?

Well, It's Only June '07, Are We Having Fun Yet?

Obama: "The forces of globalization are inexorable", continues series of Sister Souljah moments

If Bloomberg runs for Prez will this be the 1st time ever both the present

Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) Admits Military Commissions Act Vote Was Mistake

Gore, Bloomberg or Sanders, Bloomberg?

Here is a link to the Obama speech today. amazing and passionate

Bloomberg as VP for Dems???

My candidate can beat up your candidate

Pay To Play: Where the Right-Wing Money Leads

say you're running for office.

What does a health crisis look like? See Houston

How would a independent Bloomberg run affect the election?

Does anyone have a candidate of the likely contenders that they secretly will NOT vote for if they

Bloomberg: The CEO Mayor

Why Bloomberg's presidential candidacy might be a great thing for our country

A party at risk - A country at risk

Would you vote for a Bill Clinton today?

Chris Matthews: "People on the East Coast like this guy Bloomberg." WHAT!?

Waxman's Report on Government Officials Misuse of RNC E-Mails

Matthews: What did he say when he thought the cameras were off?

We need to be reminded of 9/11 again. An open letter to Rudy Giuliani.

And the winner is...

Hip Hop Comes to Take Back America


So who's voting for Bloomberg/Lieberman (I) ???

Some of Wes Clark’s “domestic” ideas

Edwards And Obama Bring Hope To TBA Conference

Bloomberg's Independent run will be most like _________'s?

Wyoming GOP picks Senate seat finalists

Reviews of Obama's Speech At Take Back America

Government watchdog says Bush ignored law after 30% of signing statements..

Obama's Day at Labor

RE: Monkeyman... Can someone tell me what Monkeyman's real

RANT: Eighteen months until elections. Eighteen weeks until we nuke Iran?

Barack Obama: NOT The Candidate His Supporters Believe Him To Be

Here's How Fringe I Am, Fred Thompson

Bloomberg vs. Hillary vs. Rudy ????

Hillary/Bill "Soprano's Spoof."....What did DU'ers Think?

I think CNN edited a transcript from 2004. I don't know how to prove it.

If you think that Hillary has "too much baggage" or is otherwise "unelectable"...

Want a republican in the WH in '08? Simple, nominate Hillary.

Why didn't Hillary just say no?

"...incomes for most workers have stagnated..."

The Obama Republicans and a blue electoral landslide!!!