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Archives: July 18, 2007

Rotten business at Whole Foods (Guardian UK)

Senators Pull All-Nighter For Debate On Iraq War

Gore's Message Loses Bite

Japan Nuclear Super-Disaster DEATH TOLL UPDATE

CIA dissenters helped expose renditions, says inquiry chief

Marine ordered Iraqi women and kids shot, squad member testifies (Haditha)

US captures suspected Mexican drug cartel leader

White House Had Drug Officials Appear With GOP Candidates

Video clip of man getting thrown from suv then gets hit by car

Just a guess: How many stamps for a 9 x 12 SASE?

My latest You Tube video

I was secret shopped!

Do you play Sims2? Check this out:


The *real* reason Republicans are attacking Gore over sea bass

Is Wendy Vitter lactating?

I finally found a good pic of the Nashville Cat.

Jesus thinks you're a Jerk!

How far do you live from where you were born?

YUCK! "Bag Balm" smells worse than Charlie Sheen's's dirty taint!

Dammit! The power windows on my car just stopped working!


Obama is scheduled for iraq floor speech at 6 AM.

Geneologists: Can decendants of Canadians get dual citizenship like Irish Law?

List of Cheney's Energy Task Force and Dates of Meetings

God Bless You Harry Reid! Good night, and Good luck.

*** Official Senate Fillibuster Thread #10 *** Isakson up.

Who the hell is this "Lucy" Johnny Isakson keeps bringing up on the Senate floor?

Question: Any DUers know where to find pics of the protest in

White House had Drug Officials Appear with GOP Candidates

I wish a Senator would bring stacks of fake money totaling $444,085,000,000 to the senate floor.

Larry Flynt: "I have 30 names. You will be shocked."

Olbermann: "It’s going to be a fight for oxygen in that room, between the candidates...and me."

100+ people show up for an Obama grassroots meeting in Madison

Shortly after endorsing Hillary, Vilsack recieved $90,000 from major Hillary backers to retire debt

Thousands of lives and billions of dollars later, we're less secure...

Justice at Guantanamo / WaPo Editorial

Birth Control Is Back (by Marie Cocco for Truthdig)

email from

If This Is Such a Rich Country, Why Are We Getting Squeezed?

Cindy Sheehan...Lightning Rod

Robert Scheer: King George W.: James Madison’s Nightmare

Ethnic cleansing in the American heartland

Papers Detail Industry's Role in Cheney's Energy Report / WaPo

McGovern Democrats on the Prairie (by Joseph A. Palermo at HuffPost)

Is the Right Really Rising Up Against the Iraq Occupation? (AlterNet)

Fredo Finally Gives U.S. Attorney(Fitz) a Good Evaluation By Al Kamen / WaPo

A Washington Tryst? Questions from the Iraq Vigil (by Glenn Hurowitz at HuffPost)


Katrina vanden Heuvel: Subpoena Watch: Tenth Time’s a Charm

So You Want To Be a Rock and Roll Star

Hospitals look out for radiology outsourcing (India)

On the advantages of Cryo-freezing VP's

David Sirota: Democrats Kiss Up to K Street

Brent Budowsky: The Big Lie of George W. Bush

Bush-Cheney Embraces Saddam Policy

John Nichols: Slapping Down "The Entire GOP Establishment"

Theodore C. Sorensen: The New Vision-The speech I want the Democratic nominee to give

John Nichols: Republican Hypocrite Caucus Keeps George Bush's War Going

Bill Scher: One Night of Pressure Removes One Obstruction

Even Bush's intelligence report says the war in Iraq is making us less safe at home.

King George W.: James Madison's Nightmare

Detroit, 1967: What the 'riot' meant By Jack Lessenberry

Disempower Play: Local lefties keep pushing for impeachment (Philadelphia Weekly)

Sen. Levin's False History & Logic By Robert Parry

Ray McGovern: Bush's Wooden-Headedness Kills

Steven Weber: An Open Letter To Republicans

Safer Drugs for the American People (New Eng Jour Med)

Life in the 'red zone' - The hell of Baghdad

Jason Berry: "A cardinal's shameless struggle for survival" (Boston Globe)

David Corn: Why Bush Is A Loser

Impeach the wimp. W R Marshall

How The Bush Administration Uses Fear As A Political Tool

Insurgents form political front to plan for US pullout

Robert Scheer: King George W.: James Madison's Nightmare

Sen. Landrieu: Tuesday night debate not a "stunt"

2,000 more Americans troops will die by early 2009 in the service of these political strategies

Go for it, Cindy!

Kissinger’s Secret Meeting With Putin

Forcing them to filibuster: what it's ultimately about

Nuclear Power No Panacea, Critics Say

Dead Nation Walking (CommonDreams)

Brazil: Fishermen killed 83 dolphins and joked about it - AP

Gulf dead zone to be biggest ever

Asian parasite killing Western bees-scientist (Reuters)

National RPS: July's U.S. House Vote Crucial

BP Solar Breaks Ground on Manufacturing Facility (Maryland)

Grass Energy: Fuel for a Rural Renaissance? (Vermont)

Damaged Japanese nuclear plant 'may sit on fault line' - Guardian

Tokyo Electric Power Shares Fall 1.05 Percent on Nuclear Plant Outage

Warming may bring hurricanes to Mediterranean

Capturing power of sun to electrify poor nations

State offering rebates on hybrid vehicles (Illinois)

China overtakes US as world's biggest CO2 emitter

Japan Nuke Plant Leak Worse Than Thought

Any "Hyper-Milers" Out There?

Goldman Sachs - Global Oil Production Off 1 Mbd YOY: $95/Barrel By Year-End Unless OPEC Pumps More

Coolest packing material - ever.

In LA last summer it was 117 degrees and the power went out in my city. Rep. Dingell is playing

Protect Whales from Sonar! 15 Days to reply - Bush is allowing danger to whales through Navy sonar!

Organic farming can feed the world, U-Michigan study shows

September Brent Futures Close @ $76.76 - US Gasoline Inventories 2.8 MB Below Projections - CNN

Cash-strapped towns embrace wind projects

Gulf dead zone to be biggest ever (BBC)

Tornado Leaves Thousands Without Power In Long Island (NY)

Lobbying Legislature pays big for Virginia Utility

Transformer Explodes in Downtown Manhattan. One person Killed, 16 Injured

Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce - Oil At $80 This Year, To $100 By End Of 2008 - The Star

Situation grave at world's largest nuclear plant

176 feared dead in Brazil jet crash

Spain releases treasure-hunt ship

Bombs Kill 11 in Eastern Baghdad

Intelligence Puts Rationale For War on Shakier Ground

Convoy attack kills 16 Pakistani soldiers

Roadside blasts kill three US soldiers in Iraq

Two Bear Funds "Nearly Worthless", Investors Told -Sources

Gulf dead zone to be biggest ever

Big Increase is Predicted to Treat Ground Zero Workers

Bush's Latest Quarterly Approval Average Easily Surpasses Previous Low

NYT: Bush Aides See FAILURE In Fight W/ Al Quaeda In Pakistan

Judiciary Committee to look into Siegelman case

US tech trade deficit tops USD 102 bn in `06

US asks Pakistan to launch military offensive against extremists

TB Patient Has Surgery to Remove Part of Lung

Arafat died of AIDS

Taliban growing stronger in Afghanistan: report

U.S. military leaves Aussie for dead Readers Looking for Withdrawal

New Dems try to kick-start stalled free-trade agenda

Papers Detail Industry's Role in Cheney's Energy Report

Iraq: Artillery attack by Turkish troops, source says

US captures Qaeda in Iraq's link to bin Laden

Electricity rationing in Iraq

Bernanke: Growth More Subdued

Miers not swayed by threats

Fla. ends temporary halt to executions

Hollywood film about Iraq war to begin filming

Michigan: Dioxin Deal

Cats in public housing need not be declawed, Rep. Marcy Kaptur says

South Florida's anti-terror aid taking major cut

Panel vacancy puts us at risk (CPSC - Chinese ATVs for Kids)

Study finds 'stealth ads' in newscasts

Americans' Ratings of Dick Cheney Reach New Lows

Landscaping wall turns into political, legal mess (involving Canada, Mike McKay, White House firing)

Scotland's richest man to give away £1bn before he dies

Obama, Clinton Draw Wall Street Donors Amid Bush Disenchantment

Three Turkish soldiers killed in rebel mine blast

Government Does U-Turn on Green Cards

US arrests Al-Qaeda in Iraq's link to bin Laden

Extension on Subpoenas

SoCal port (nation's largest port complex ) clerks' labor talks resume; 'handful' of issues remain

Do not say anything bad about Iraq Or Bush will take your stuff

Bush Middle East Plan Starts to Unravel

Turkey Bombards Northern Iraq, Iraq Says

NEWSFLASH: Transformer Explosion In Manhattan

Fight for control of Iraq's reserves

(Michigan) State Supreme Court backs voter photo ID law

Iraq Bill Pulled

Retired Gen. Wayne Downing dies at 67

Fed. Mediator Seeks To End E. Bay Garbage Lockout

Lost? Better hope you are found within 51 hours, study finds

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday July 18

FBI's Secret Spyware Tracks Down Teen Who Made Bomb Threats

Senate Republicans defeat Iraq withdrawal bill

Iraqi PM accuses Arab research centers and media of "conspiring" against Iraq

Intensive Turkish artillery shelling of Kurdish villages in Duhuk

Companies claim right to interfere with eBay auctions

Teamsters Call for Release of Imprisoned Iranian Union Leader

Settlement in Abuse Case of Foley Priest

U.S. Demands Pakistan Act Against Militants, Threatens Intervention

Famed Tenor Hadley dies of injury after shooting

Congressman Admits 9/11 Error (Keith Ellison)

RAF Scrambles To Intercept Russian Bombers

Japan Nuclear-Site Damage Worse Than Reported

Lawyers Say They Have Evidence of Warrantless Surveillance

US troop levels in Iraq unsustainable after mid-2008: Powell

Strike averted as grocers, union (65,000 members) reach accord

(Dem. Rep) Taylor, Insurers Lock Horns Over (Insurance Reform) Bill

Former FBI analyst faces up to 20 years in prison in spy plot

Bush Creates Import Safety Panel

Gonzales asked to clarify testimony (attorney firings)

Snow recants comment about Iraq ("I used a dumb line")

Mariane Pearl sues al Qaeda over husband's killing

House Retains Public Broadcasting Funds

Voters unhappy with Bush; Congress: Reuters poll

Nelson Mandela Marks His 89th Birthday

Removal of Banner, Activist Protested (ACLU Decries Action Taken at Richmond July 4 Event)

Doctors, Democrats Scrutinize September 11 Dust

Oil Industry Offers Sobering Outlook on Supply

Iraqi base shortages herald big problems

Doctors not prepared for new prescription pad rules

Democrats push to end private tax collections

Vandals Attack Man's Hummer, Leave Note

Bear Stearns says 'no value' left in troubled hedge fund ($20 Bil goes "poof")

Southwest Airlines offering (9,000) worker buyouts to cut costs

(Telluride) Town Council: Impeach Bush

Presidential candidate hospitalized (Kucinich)

AP bulletin reports explosion in midtown Manhattan

Ex-PM (Blair) spoke to (Rupert) Murdoch before war

6,000 Kurdish fighters to guard Iraq oil installations

Bush Threatens to Veto Children's Health Insurance Bill

Senior Qaeda figure in Iraq a myth: U.S. military

Water find 'may end Darfur war'

Meat is murder on the environment

Imprisoned Cunningham outlines depths of corruption to FBI

U.S. Marine convicted in Iraqi grandfather's death

How much better does the "view" count of your threads make you feel

What's up my crew?

This thread is actually a tent in the backyard.

So I have a fever of 103.8, should I go to the hospital?

Wow, that was weird. I just got the feeling that I needed to listen to music..

I'm never going to be able to sleep again in my lifetime.

The scariest fucking coincidence in my life just happened

Best "My Turn" ever?

Anybody else have a freaky thing?

I got a pdf version of the new Harry Potter book yesterday.

Teenage Brothers Fight Over Video Game - One Fatally Stabbed (Where is Lieberman?)

Good evening from Bangalore!

"Psychologist wins World Series of Poker "

Novel scheme to get out of prison

Hey Beachbums

Woohoo - Tomorrow night I'm seeing these folks in concert.....

MSNBC says of the 66 matcoms found in Michael Vick's yard, more than 50 were nekkid

I don't know what to I will just say...

who poisoned dennis kucinich?

Woman Returns Home To Find Dead Burgher

OMG - We're atheists.

Just saw "Wicked" in Chicago last night. If you haven't seen it yet, you really have to go!

Neighborhood "watch" in action! Disgusting.

damn allergies

Global Cat Culture... (What ethnic background is your feline?)

How many of you will not be on DU this weekend?

Anybody here make homemade granola?

I bought a can of Spotted Dick last night - now what do I do with it

I spotted a can of bought Dick last night - now what do I do with it

List the oddest few items you had to pick up from grocery


MSNBC says of the 66 dogs found in Michael Vick's yard, more than 50 were Pit Bulls

I would like to take all the dogshit I just picked up from the front yard

Hello Pittsburghers, past and present!

What's the best way to get from the Newark Airport to 48th St. Weehawken NJ?

I am back from the hospital

Marc Caro (Delicatessen, City of Lost Children) Is Finally Making a New Movie

Spoiled Harry Potter

GD Will NOT Be Pretty Later Today

Should I buy a "like new" Nintendo Game Cube for $60?

Aaron Neville is like nails on a chalkboard

Benoit Tragedy - the final word

About the new Orson Welles movie, and possible spoilers

Burger King, why must you taunt me so?!

Roving Gangs Of Children Assaulting College Students

Christopher Walken is a GIANT

Just got back from the Fogg Museum

Any DUers in North Dallas wanna have lunch sometime?

Beautiful photograph

House M.D. casting *slight spoilers, I guess*

Horrible movie musicals.

Video: The Internet Has Crashed

Arby's Horsey sauce - I swear it's the food of the Gods

Doctor, I hear this buzzing in my head...

This looks hilarious

soooooooo nauseaus

Woman Returns Home To Find Dead Burglar

Found blood on my pillow this morning.

Hell yeah, ROLLER DERBY!

What does oral with Vitter taste like?

Benson is Back!!!

ATTENTION Virginia DUers! HazMat Spill On I-95 (Parts Shut Down)

I hate people today.

It's come to this: Naked, alone, posting on DU (no spoilers)

Is conservatism just a way to for people to justify their racism?

Foodies: which chain restaurants are okay in your opinion?

Post your homemade Mayonnaise, Ketchup, Mustard and other Condiment recipes here!

Have you stayed in a hostel?

I am a _______________ Magnet

Need help finding a specific quote by Eugen Ionesco -

Correct me if I'm wrong - but I thought it was illegal to sell Nazi Memorabilia


"TS me now, please." Yup, another one.

I Need Positive Mojo - (Warhammer 40K Related & Pics)

My kids are gone! Who wants to run through the sprinkler?!!

Boy Gets $90,000 Along With eBay-Bought PS2

anybody here make homemade genetalia?

great tasting decisions?

Great pasting decisions

Why Does LP Venture Out of the Lounge?

Pit Bull Sodomizes Boy

There was a crying baby on my flight last night...

My AVIRA just caught a virus labeled

Best Tour de France in years

F me now please

"Bill O'Reilly can suck my dick" - Snoop Dogg

I am the only pev left on DU?

TP me now please

Warning! Harry Potter! Spoiler!

Sherman Potter Spoiler

It's raining hard again.

Happy Potter: SPOILERS!!!

Do you go out of your way to write a snarkified post in hopes of getting listed on the weekly

small town front page headlines (phrases)

52 Year Old Woman Arrested For Beating, Choking Other Tea-Cup Rider In Line At Disney World

I Want a Bubble Butt. Can Anyone Help?

Harry Twatters: SPOILERS!!!!

James McMurtry on Austin City Limits (rerun) here last night

An ultra-thin fuck you thread with wings!

OMG - I just told some democrat campaign caller I'd vote for Bush if they keep calling me

Poor casting decisions

Hi! I'm Maat, and I'm a long-time poster, who is practicing italics.

i was thinking about starting a "fan club"

I no longer fear hell as I have been to a Red Robin Gourmet Burgers & Spirits

Great casting decisions

Well, this appears to be the end of the line - venting

Children are not for the frugal


Just for the record, folks

Labrador vs Bicycle in Tour de France.

Official Fook Yu Thread

why doesnt matcom have in his signature: "I love Mrs.Matcom and she loves me back."

Harry Potter ending. (spoiler)

MrsCoffee is cruising for a divorce

Does Mrs. Matcom go?

chicago tribune calls spoiler providers (DANGER DANGER THRICE REMOVED FROM SPOILER LINKAGE!!)


The kitten is possessed! Egads!

Hey Midlo -- Guess what Haruka's sipping on?

There is some beauty left in the world... Website with some really nice scenes.

A tornado warning here in New York? The sky is dark green...

the MSM doesn't want you to know

In the spirit of both DU and Harry Potter...

Sigh. Goodnight.

Paula Deen Is On. She Is About To Make ...... wait for it......

Jacket that TRULY REEKED when your parents let you borrow the car

If you love something, set it free. If it comes back_____________________

Most Insanely Good Restaurant Desserts

Dammit, my favorite headphones are shorting out.

Up all night with Freddie King

I had a client to my house last night for some video editing.

I think my ipod has been stolen from my car

New cat thread: Check out THIS song!

I think my pod was stolen from my bay.

Anyone remember the Judybats?

Let's mess this up some more — best MLB *pitcher* ever

So, I got laid off today...note to self, don't work so damned hard

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Wed 7/18/07)

My told me that she did'nt have an epidural during her 20 hour labor with me ...

Les fleurs (pics)

Chili's Firecracker Tilapia-Worst Fish Entree EVAH!

I need a drink.

Larvae take up residence on man's head

Ever been hounded by bill collectors? Finally, some ironic justice...

Wonderful 80's music station online...

Has anyone taken Chantix to quit smoking?

Deodorant Stones?

Has anyone taken up Chanting to quit smoking?



Kids Are People, Too!

OK Lounge.... I warn you Nancy Pelosi in side

Most impressive MLB player who never really helped his team do much.

Why do many people love Mrs. Matcom and why does she love them back?

You know, you people are giving me a complex with your calving over Matcom (graphic warning?)

Oh My God...I just found out

Interested in DU Fantasy Football? 2 slots left - PM me..

I'm writing a book about an American boy who goes to magic school. His name will be "Larry Cotter."

If a dog was the teacher you would learn stuff like:


i always admired the butthole surfers for this song

Best Anjelica Huston Role

I just finished off one bottle of wine. Should I open another?

Claws out in Florida Keys over Hemingway cats

Woot! All packed up and headed for Grey Fox tomorrow!

Kitteh bit me! Ouch!

Anyone else watching Ghosthunters?

This is the Writer appreciation thread.

Even in their absence, my kids won't let me relax.

John Dean = Brad Pitt

"You don't know what pain is!"

X-POST: Where are the hidden sources of gluten?

I knew I was wrong!!

Hey! You people are OK! Thank you. n/t

Check out this reverse world map.

So in significance and signs which would you consider

Passer-by swipes Faux News reporter's microphone

Who'd you rather be stalked by? Bob or Bob?

Damn!! I need to get this earworm out...

Anyone For Some EVOO?

A maxi fuck you thread.

You get to make the next network tv show - your idea, your way, what is it

Internet Service Provider question.

A friend took me out to eat tonight and I had a $6 hamburger and $4 shake.

What's for Dinner, DU?

Ever had a pinched nerve root that resulted in "referred pain"?

John Mellencamp is a sucky singer.

A mini fuck you thread.

Unfortunate ad placement, some of these are just wrong (Dial up Warning, Picture)

Convict sues God for broken contract

Anybody here make homemade grenades?

Steam explosion in NYC?

You know, you people are giving me a complex with your fawning over Mrs Matcom

I bought a can of Philip K. Dick last night

The VW died and we replaced it with a '02 Ford Focus wagon.

Please tell me honestly....

Happy Birthday, jasonc!

I Am Never Going To Eat A Kiwi Fruit Again

Need help finding a specific quote about poetry.

Nooooo! *Top Chef Spoiler*

Do people talk about me when I'm not here?

Tavernertoddler and Tavernertot are watching a god-awful movie "Follow that Bird"

Large unaccounted for bruise

If I want a lot of DUers to lose respect for me, what's the quickest route?

I got to play with an iPhone's every bit as awesome as it looks on tv

I'm writing a TV show about an man who goes to a city school. His name will be "Gabe Kotter."

I'm inditing a tome about a gamin who studies thaumaturgy. His name will be "Hirsute Ceramicist."

Anyone interested in a DU fantasy???

I'm sorry to resort to this.

CONFESS!!!!!!!! In honor of the Diaperman himself - what is your secret FETISH

OMG!!! taterguy has the GREATEST SIG LINE EVER!!!

Creepiest Movie Line Ever

The Age of Love

What is the most depressing movie you've ever seen?

All DU cradle robbers (and robbees) check in here

this is a leftofthedial deprecation thread

What is your favorite chocolate, and when do you crave it most?

What is the greatest console video game of all time?

Who Is Your Favorite Baseball Player - 1869 or Earlier, Worldwide?

Dear Dog - Oh why did I click on it?

Film that TRULY REEKED if you had read the book.

Whatcha listening to, DU?

Post a pic of your furr kid!

When you think "Hippy Music" you think of this song?

About the new Harry Potter book, and possible spoilers.

Cool! A new "To Catch a Predator"! I have absolutely

Yikes! Tammy Faye on Larry King

At last

VA Secretary Resigns: Let's Play "So You Think You Can Be A Cabinet Member?"

Today in labor history July 18

Teamsters local sues for sign telling members to 'burn in hell'

Teamsters Applaud US House Passage of Public Safety Workers Bill

Victory at Threemile Canyon Farms Dairy

Support HDS-Relay Workers E action

Five More Unions Reach Agreement With Freight Railroads, Accords Now Cover 96,000 Workers in Nation

Union locals, graphics company settle strike

Pro-Union Flight Attendant Fired By Jet Blue After Being Accosted By Customer

Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao Says American Workers Need To Bathe More

Mike Gravel Reading Pentagon Papers in Senate - 1971

Frances Townsend's Illogic at NIE Press Conference


Feinstein on Iraq -- Filibuster

Let the Eagle Soar - With a Twist - Words and Music by John Ashcroft

Lieberman on Iraq during the Filibuster

The Filibuster Rally-Vigil~Day 1,082 of the War in Iraq

Global Credit Crash

The Road to One America - Speaking in Memphis

How to create an Angry American

US Imperialism

John Edwards - 30 Years

California Housing Market in My Eyes

Dinner with Barack Obama

Vice Prez is Executive Branch or not?

Rep. Frank on His Economic Policy Priorities

Bill O'Reilly Attacks Daily Kos and Jet Blue AGAIN!!!

Hardball: Matthews Takes Continetti to Task

Rep. Delahunt Critiques Iraqi Oil Giveaway Scheme

Bill Moyers' eulogy at Lady Bird Johnson's funeral

Rep. Gary L. Ackerman: "This Is World Class Racketeering!" (Iraqi oil)

Senate Up All Night

Larry King - DC Madam And Larry Flynt

most popular youtube video EVER...and pls sign the petition

John Edwards walks Mt. Pleasant neighborhood in Cleveland with residents

Black Panther slaughters Hannity on FOX

The Promise: Break the News Monopoly

Dear "Just Don't Let It Be In Vain"

Greatest democracy in the world

Lines To Watch All-Night Senate Debate Extend Around Capitol (pics)

why does Iran have no right to deal with what goes on with its NEIGHBOR?

Everybody's crying peace on earth...just a soon as we win the war.

It is time to get rid of the filibuster. Remember the repugs threatened if the Dems filibustered

Feingold laid things out exactly right before the Senate...

Which brand of diapers does Senator David Vitter (Republican) prefer?

OMG I would love to punch THUNE right now

If Not Now, When? "What Happens Tomorrow"

Bush Government to Poor Voters: We Don't Want You to Vote

Bob Geiger's Random Notes From The Senate All-Nighter

If Wishes Were Horses

Just Got Back From The Store..My Talk With a Pastor

***Official Filibuster thread 11*** Harkin is on

Is Sen. John Thune R -SC -- brain dead??

***Official Filibuster thread 12***

Sen Harkin Great Observation.....

Tamara Faulkner, Jonathon Burnworth cheer during a rally outside the Capitol.

***Official Filibuster Thread #13***

headsup: Next live SENATE quorum call, 5 a.m

Heads up. The neo conazis are desperate & crazy.

***Official Senate Filibuster Thread #15***

26.9 mpg! 26.9 mpg!

Isn't it sad that Republicans are standing up for hours to make sure more Americans die?

Dick Durbin's personal "all-nighter" call sheet

While the republicans have been busy muddy-ing the waters....they've made

***Official Senate Filibuster Thread #14***

is Senator Barasso a doctor?

I could live with any of them

Doctors, Democrats scrutinize September 11 dust

Democrats Lack Support to Force Vote on Pullout

Just another day in Iraq: 100 more fathers, mothers, sons and daughters killed

UK: "'Big Brother' plan for police to use new road cameras". What else, tomorrow?

You know what scares me..... (an email from a close friend)

Aid agencies seen taking sides in Iraq

Insurance for Sex Abuse: A policy tailor-made for the Catholic church

Local Cleveland station concerned about the cost of the all night Senate debate

Weapons given to Iraq by the US are in the hands of PKK, Gül says - PKK is on the US terror list

Well looky looky here's Jeb

Slick Connections: U.S. Influence on Iraqi Oil

Dumb Plain Dealer LTTEs Part DCLXVI, Part 3! "Not one Terr'st attack since 9/11!"

TOON: This Modern World--news loop

NYT Editorial (5 years too late?) "The Politics Of Fear-Always Be Afraid & Don't ??? The President"

Death after Taser use shocks the family

Fran Townshend on CBS News Morning Show

Media Whore Watch: CNN's John Roberts gives a few minutes to Barbara Boxer & Saxby Chambliss

Conservatives break with GOP leaders on a tax bill

Rorschach and Awe ( a good read on torture)

One on one with the ‘electric’ pastor

Angry CIA agents helped uncover secret prisons

***Official Senate Filibuster Thread #18***

Here We Go: Fran Townsend Lying on CNN...NOW

Mel Watt on WJ n/t

TPM: Cunningham Documents Research thread

== Oh My God This New TV Is Huge = By Mark Morford

Pelosi's remarks at Candlelight Call to Action

VP's energy task force met almost exclusively with energy industry groups and corporations

Iraqis endure 5th blazing summer-US failed to deliver on its promise

Talk about desperate...O'Reilly Factor ad just ran on MSNBC

Moses Carr gets it

the latest NIE can be found here:

Nuclear risks: Why Japan relies on nuclear power despite being in an earthquake zone

Drug Czar Used TAXPAYERS FUNDS to Campaign for Republicans

Ooops: House Oversight Committee calls ex-Rove aide Taylor back to Hill

Josh Marshall: Townsend's Fatal Dodge

How much time do you spend on DU?

Intelligence Puts Rationale For War on Shakier Ground

Senator Jim Webb: "What Does It Mean To Have Majority Rule In A Democracy?

BUSH & DOJ & Repub Senator Blocking Freedom Of Information Bill

Some Observations on the Filibuster

quaLity journaLism - boston heraLd styLe


Bush Aides See Failure in Fight With Al Qaeda (NYT)

Two Bear Funds "Nearly Worthless", Investors Told -Sources

Ripon, CA woman's killer gets life after revealing dump site

Bush Counterterrorism Advisors: Your Anti-Terror Strategy in Pakistan is a COMPLETE FAILURE.

john barrasso, senator from wyoming, also a pseudo doctor

Reid should cancel the Aug recess and say no one leaves until we

Los Angeles settlement increases pressure on San Diego priests

Another Virginia county targets illegal immigrants

***Official Senate Filibuster Thread #19***

NPR: All-Nighter Focuses Media Attention on War Pullout

President of Bahamas Christian Council calls for Govt to start hanging prisoners sentenced to death

Boston Globe: The consequences of quitting Iraq

3.5% raise too much for Bush

The reason for the Genocide in Darfur

Media gets filibuster affair backwards: GOP obstructionism ignored, then blame Dems for filibuster

"They feel compelled by God to eliminate all moderates who don't share their view."

Gonzales finally gives Fitzgerald ‘a good evalution.’

DOCs Obtained By Wapo Shows-ENERGY INDUSTRY'S ROLE-Cheney's Secret Energy Task Force is Revealed!


Scarborough is getting more peculiar by the day...

F.D.A. Inspections Lax, Congress Is Told, while imports doubled

Do you realize the Iraqis themselves could have completely rebuilt everything we blew up by now?


Do we plan to leave the mercenary forces in Iraq?

Priest's sentence called 'not enough' Poll: War Support Waning

Reid Calls for "Airing" of Vitter Scandal

Has anyone heard about the Senate all-nighter being reported on their local tv news and a little

Here's a graphic that shows the seeds of the tragedy of the past 7 years

Ha!Ha! Video - Faux reporter has her mic swiped - on camera

College head fired over rape-murder cover-up

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Wed. 7/18 .. from the bunker

Public Enemy Number ONE

Media gets filibuster affair backwards: GOP obstructionism ignored, then blame Dems for filibuster

Here's a link to C-Span's live streaming of Senate debate.

THE POLITICS OF FEAR: "This administration has never hesitated to play on fear for political gain."

We Finally Got The Imperial President We Were Warned About - By Robert Scheer

why did Reid declare the all-night session?

I salute my stalwart DU members for watching and reporting on what's

15 year-old Boy held in 16 year-old sister's death

No Up or Down for Mitch McConnell: "It is in the best interest of the Senate to Require 60 Votes"

***Official Senate Filibuster Thread #16***

Tucker Carlson: 'One Out Of 3 Women In New Orleans Are Prostitutes'

***Official Senate Filibuster Thread #17***

Didn't Sanchez give Harriet Miers 5 days to respond to the subpeona?

World must have shook their combined heads as we ran around tearing down Saddam statues for months

does anyone know if these floor speeches will be viewable at a later date

CHENEY's OFFICE IMPLIES - It HAS Executive Privilege Of Its OWN

Gen Wayne Downing (Ret), NBC analyst dead at 67


O'Reilly: "the threat from al Qaeda is a strong Republican issue"

Who Do You Disapprove Of?

I think this all night session is great, but what is it honestly going to accomplish?

*********OFFICIAL SENATE THREAD 20 ****************

McConnell is a dipshit

Breaking: Cloture on Levin-Reed amendment fails- Updated

Reid, crank it up again. Keep them for the weekend, all next week

How many votes do we need to advance Levin/Reed?

Drug czar calls marijuana growers "dangerous terrorists"

after watching nearly 8 hours of the Senate last night

See Colin Powell for "ALMOST FREE!"

Is America a Dictatorship?

Call Harry Reid's Office And Suggest That He Continue To Reintroduce Bill

Senate vote on Levin-Reed Amendment coming up...

Was Bush not proud that Gonzales attended the WH T-Ball event?

So the PUGS think we The People Should be....

Imprisoned Cunningham outlines depths of corruption to FBI

Fred Thompson's Startling Confession

Later down the year, that "no" vote will hang like an

When did the Associated Press get so "FAIR AND BALANCED?"

ACLU Tells Alabama RV Park to Stop Discriminating Against People with HIV

Hey, I'm no big fan of Chavez, but this is ridiculous

Hinchey Says This Administration 'Most Impeachable in History of Our Country'

I would like to say 'Good-bye' to the 22 Republican Senators up for re-election in '08.

Young Girl Tells Us What She Learned from Bush

TPMCafe: WaPo's Harold Meyerson: GOP WINO Caucus are "Gutless Wonders"

Sen Byrd is repeatly reading from the NIE

Blackmail anyone? Madam Pelfry last night aluded to the fact that maybe this was why

Republicans block Levin-Reed amendment

Can Congress do both, Charge Miers with Contempt and Inherent Contemt

The line that will keep us in Iraq for another three years:

Chuck Schumer Decrying "cut and run" sloganeering on Senate Floor.

James Gandolfini (Tony Soprano) promotes Iraq documentary

Let The Games begin - Oprah to host Obama fundraiser

Has anyone heard any news yet concerning Contemptuous Harriet? I keep looking

Designer bag hysteria at Whole Foods: "I'm not a plastic bag"

Biden on now on cspan

Racists and Robber Barons

What's New Pissypants? ---pix--->>>

Ethnic cleansing in the American heartland

Headlines regarding Reed/Levin vote

What was the "Procedural Reason" Reid changed his vote?


worst rainstorm in 115 years- kills 37 - 113,000 evacuated - 10,000 homes destroyed


Statement from Prosecutors on Siegelman/Scrushy Media Accounts

I Hate the News, They do it is a "procedural hurdle", We do it it is Filibuster

Didn't our media follow and film Rep. William J. Jefferson everywhere he went for months?

May I ask a really DUMB question?

Yesterday on hardball a "VetsForFreedom" idiot

Joel S. Hirschhorn: Maria Made Me Cry

THE GOP'S "SPINELESS SAGES": Lugar, Warner, Domenici, Voinovich

Troops can't get a break but...

The Netroots Responds

Major changes in water use for No. Italy

CNN-Michael Ware: "Beware Of Smoke & Mirrors From This Administration"

DNC: Republicans Block Levin-Reed Amendment To Withdraw Troops

Senate Judiciary Committee Gives WH More Time on Wiretapping Subpoenas

Something that made me feel better today:

41 NO votes, so it can't pass

So the Democrats prove that the Republicans hate the troops

Want to maybe have a little fun?

Anti-War Surge Reported Among Scores of Military Families

What's Happening Here? ---pix--->>>

Officers cleared in death of woman at troubled L.A. hospital

Google search lists corrupt Repub Don Young as "Don Young (D-AK)"

Posting from the beach on the coast of NC.

Consumer Product Safety Commission can't recall unsafe products! Kazuma Pacific All-Terrain vehicle

"The killers are coming to kill us." --John Thune,

I'm not buying this "Anbar province" miracle turn-around business

Harry Potter ending. (spoiler)

Veepicle: New quantum entity discovered...

How does the Kucinich way mesh with the Reid way --- to end the war?

Congress On Verge Of Mandating Delayed FOIA Requests Be Penalized

Majority Leader Reid: a “handful of dedicated obstructionists"

"Lies, More Lies, and Damn Lies"

Fascistic Richmond, VA Police violate impeachment protesters

My local fishwrap \ bird cage liner just got this

BREAKING! NPR has journalistic tendencies this morning on Morning Edition!

okay, I'm way past outrage overload...

"We Came to Kick Their Ass and Steal Their Gas"

Why Bush Is A Loser -David Corn's Rebuttal To Bill Kristol

Pregnant Woman Says Police Mistreated Her

Townsend: ‘I Don’t Know’ If Al Qaeda Was In Iraq Before The War

REID's Rope-A-Dope: "I emphasize the word "temporarily" & NOTHING ELSE HAPPENS UNTIL THEN

Senator McCain AKA the roach in "Men in Black"

Here's why complete withdrawal from Iraq works

Another reason to start bringing troops home ASAP

This entire situation scares the hell out of me .

In private, Club for Growth President reveals that his group has a Conservative 'christian' Agenda

NCLB Seen as Curbing Low, High Achievers’ Gains

NBC Military Analyst General Wayne Downing has died

"The Irony Of Democracy"

Iranian students unveil new video game-- object is to rescue nuclear scientists kidnapped by U.S.

Re: Staying the Course in Iraq:

Ronald Reagan, our 40th President, has died (again)

Canusa Avenue.. a documentary just screaming to be made


Soldier: Defense of Bush doesn’t work


DeLay: Illegal immigrants fill jobs that aborted babies can't

Democratic Sen. Regarding Iraq: "We need to have people(troops) guarding the embassies" (aka:OIL)

David Corn Rebuts William Kristol In Washington Post: "Why Bush Is A Loser"

Daniel Pearl's Widow Suing Al Qaeda

After Years Of Misleading Excuses, Pentagon Finally Seeks Lifesaving Vehicles For Troops In Iraq

"A Semi-Exit Strategy Won’t Do!"

Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold On Republicans Filibustering the Levin-Reed Amendment

We need a banking abuse prevention act.

REID: "If Bush & Friends Refuse To Budge-WE Will Show Them The Way"

Reed/Levin roll call vote

Stupid question, why didn't they just insert the Levin/Reed amendment in committee?

An "anti-bush" rally is going on in front of my office building right now.

Young (R-AK) On Illegal Contributions: You Caught Me Too Late!

Dupe, pls delete

Need help finding a specific quote by Eugen Ionesco -

Honest question - why can't the Dems just shut down the gov't

FBI's Secret Spyware Tracks Down Teen Who Made Bomb Threats

Food Poisoning Symptoms Temporarily Sideline Kucinich

Too short for prison?

Pelosi's Armani pantsuit's long days journey into the night:

when the Internet suddenly Goes Dark, You'll Know it's "Game On" for Martial Law

Convict sues God for broken contract

"The order exempts the United States."

CSPAN1, rethugs whining about appropriations bill being blocked...

Will the Iraqi people say they preferred U.S. occupation?

NFL star indicted. Dog fighting charges

Elected St. Louis school board vows to continue fight

How could the bush cabal MIHOP again and get away with blaming someone else?

If anyone feels the urge to thank Harry Reid, here's a webform to do so:

Wanna see a video of what some American Soldiers are teaching Iraqi Soldiers in their spare time?

Michael Vick Indicted Over Alleged Dogfighting

Congressman Admits 9/11 Error

Naysayers: What more do you want?

Important point from DC Madam on Larry King = Blackmail

Wow things are really heating up between Turkey & Kurds& US

did you watch the CSPAN Senate all-nighter?

Was the allnighter in the Senate Valuable?

Democracy dies in yet another country

Just turned on Wolfie and no announcement that Biggy Moore would be on!

Did WH politicize capture of top al Qaeda leader?

National Security Presidential Directive 51. Holy Cow!

Man wrongly jailed nine years for '97 attack sues 11 cops

"Our economy on Life-support" Guest on the Guy James Show today!!

A US Senator admitted to colluding with a woman who has been indicted for racketeering...

FBI Spyware: How Does the CIPAV Work? -- UPDATE

Max Blumenthal on young Republicans - "Generation Chickenhawk". SCATHING!

Wingers Playing Nasty

Pardon for child 'suicide bomber'

Where did I read : "We should execute some liberals..."?


Which of these look like the biggest (staged) idiot?

Manmade Hunk of Metal Crashes Through Roof in New Jersey

The VW died and we replaced it with a '02 Ford Focus wagon.

Check your credit report , and do it carefully

Why doesn't Al Gore eat dirt?

Somehow, this fits in GD today

Saudi kid may have confirmed Bush screwed the pooch at Tora Bora.

One thing I find disconcerting is the Congressional amnesia

Harry Reid should tell members of the Senate to clear their calendars

If Bush is so intent on going after the terrorists

Kucinich out of hospital after apparent food poisoning

Some of Giuliani's Partners Back Other Candidates

Let's approach this Flynt "shocker" thing logically, starting with a question:

Gonzales Appoints New Deputy Attorney General

Mittens has money problems TOO!

Gonzales finally gives Fitzgerald ‘a good evalution.’

The Big Lie of George W. Bush

3622 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Bush Middle East plan starts (??) to unravel

Which Democrats Voted Against Reed-Levin?

As of tonight, the worm has turned, the tipping point

list of GOP Senators up for re-election in 2008

Senate set to approve record Pentagon budget

I read in paper today that Romney spent $300 on make up

Last week I said to invoke the nuclear option - I say invoke it NOW.


Praise the Lord, build the nukes

Tony Snow: "He was the so-called media emir, basically the propaganda minister."

Should the Atlanta Falcons forfeit some of their TV money?

Lott & McCain, Kay Bailey Hutchison, Graham Wailing About Reid Pulling Appropriations Bill (CSPAN)

How would Impeachment impact the Campaigns of those Running for President?

Marcy Winograd Writes to John Conyers

Do not say anything bad about Iraq Or Bush will take your stuff

I could care less about the sex scandals!

Russia denies bombers were heading for British airspace

"Sorry Everybody" Revisited!

Is there somewhere I can listen to Mike Malloy's show from Monday?

Unofficial, handy dandy, DU media guide to the best and the boneheaded; 7/18/07.

Just in - Congress votes to outsource Presidency

You guys are GOOD friends the Turks are bombing Iraq!


VP's STONEWALL Started Way Back-Smack In The Middle Of California's So-Called "Blackout Crisis"

Turkey Bombards Northern Iraq

Petraeus, Coopted By GOP Propaganda. Gives interview on right wing Hugh Hewitt's radio show.


GASP! CNN: "Iraqi Lawmakers to Vacation While US Troops Die!"

explosion reported in midtown Manhattan

Soldier's Mom: Congress Should Stay Awake Longer

Cancer is a fungus.


Connect the dots (massive tinfoil alert)

Complete the line, you may have a small penis if you .............

can someone give me the link to find out about political donations in my town?

Once upon a time, there were creatures called reporters.

Ahhhh Randi's sick today!!!

George Bush announces new climate concerts

Would WH Have Used NSA Provided (Palfrey) Phone Records To Keep GOPers In Line?

Truthout: Miers Refuses to Comply, Contempt Front and Center

So its a transformer but how come the media is just not bothering with story

I'm Goreganic! T-Shirt arrived!

The GOP is going after Obama

well-it's late,but my paper printed my ltte re Webb/Hagel defeat

Tweety Sucking Up to Tool Judith Miller Today

Flynt Ready to Implicate Another Senator: "I Was Shocked, Especially At One Senator"

Impeach Now by Paul Roberts - noted conservative - GREAT READ

At Pigstock 2007

The Rapture® has begun in Midtown Manhattan

Gallup has Cheney at 30% approval--is he more popular than Bush now?

Good riddance in Kansas City

I don't care if nothing gets done until 2008

so elizabeth and hillary are feuding?

Inherent Contempt

Former Marine(helped save Jessica Lynch)now a jail worker, accused of inmate abuse

Countdown... Tonight

Man guilty of abducting mom, leaving daughter to alligators

Now Meet: Mr. Champ Whiteson

The Rise of al-Qaedaism

Generation Chickenhawk: Max Blumenthal

Question about gay marriage and Full Faith and Credit clause of the Constitution.

WaPo: "Iraq Can Succeed -- Unless Iran Gets Nukes"

All the talk about College Loans in the Senate

Don't these Repug Senators ever consider that they might be wrong?

Soldier: Defense of Bush doesn’t work

Can WE Do This Here? NYT: Muqtada al-Sadr creating 'parallel government'

Is There A Terrorist Or Country We Can Blame The Explosion On?

Uh oh: Nippon Oil to pay in yen for Iran crude

Alternative Medicine...NO Advice, don't worry mods...just info

Heads up! - "California Class Action Lawsuit Fairness Act" (Guess what it would do...?)

Traficant's prosecutor named new Deputy AG

The Hill: Reid pulls the DoD bill

The US constitution needs an update

When Was Last OBL Video Where He Mentions A Recent Event?

The Kurdish mountain army awaiting the next invasion of Iraq - Patrick Cockburn

Bush’s Agencies Of Mass Politicization

"Sub-pee-nuh? That sounds down right dirty..." -Harriet Miers- (satire)

Hilights of Last Night's "All Nighter Debate!" (You Tube) from TPM...

Don't miss KO tonight

National Review Utters Despicable Lie "Left Doesn't Protest Darfur Genocide"

Has ANY major news outlet said the phrase: "Republican Filibuster"??

Freudian slip in Senate AP headline

The Food Fight: Omnivores vs Evangelical Vegetarians

Based on the filibuster last night, the 2008 election will be about Iraq

Damaged Japanese nuclear plant 'may sit on fault line'

The Age of Love

Judicial Watch after Hillary's White House Diary and Documents

Satire: Bush's personal aid.

The insanity of "waiting until September or October"

Media Watch: Matthews Numbers Down...Does Show Trashing Women. Edwards/Hillary

Is this NYC steam explosion really such a big deal that

I found one reason why I want fred 'old spice man' thompson to run for prez

Bush's personal aid. Satire.

The CNN has been ratcheting up the "terrorist threat" this past week.

Bush vows to veto bill that will insure 3.3 million uninsured children

UP or Down VOTE!!!

I apologize for all previous Tammy Faye Baker jokes. Larry King, your bad.

I got to play with an iPhone's every bit as awesome as it looks on tv

Deleted/Vista issue

If the U.S. contiues on its current course, our Congress continues to be an ineffective...

Woo HOO! No grocery store strike in So Cal!!!

Companies claim right to interfere with eBay auctions

An FAQ about Michael Vick's Involvement in Dogfighting Ring

Do you think any Republicans will pre-empt Flynt and admit using hookers?

NBC"s Jim MediaWhorski

"I don't wish to support a filmmaker cut from the same cloth as Joseph Goebbels..." Re: SICKO

Underground Lake may ease Darfur Crisis

Lawyers try to keep Bush's name out of civil rights suit. He's "toxic."

Matthews to Judith Miller: "I Sympathize with Scooter!" VIDEO

Flynt has 30 more names. But ABC's Brian Ross said there was "no one important" on the list.

Was M Moore on Cnn today? n/t

Has Matt PUDGE come "out" yet? - like VITTER??!1 nt/

If Bush Declares martial Law..What Would That Do To The Economy?

US captures terra 'leader' in Iraq! Woo Hoo!

After the Duke mess I am glad that no one will be rushing to convict Vick

I have an economics question for you...

What has MSNBC been doing with Don Imus' old time slot recently? NT

Presenting "Faces of the Liberal Media"!

REPUBLICAN OBSTRUCTIONISM - LATimes - lays it all out in the first couple of paragraphs

Question for NYC DUers: Why are there steam pipes under the streets?

But they pimped their children

Kyl, McCain Obstruct Defense Bill, Then Dishonestly Blame Reid For Not Funding The Troops

I kid you not, CNN has a religious route now on for the Dem nominees;

Cindy Sheehan: "Give War a Chance" Journey for Humanity and Accountability Day 9

the lifetime cost of TV

NBC will pull reruns of" Law and Order" if Thompson makes it offical

Separated at Birth?

A "former" (?) conservative lets Dennis Prager have it. She's done with Bush.

Stepfather abuses girls and they have 10 babies!!

Fundraising - G. W. Bush Monument Committee

GOPocalypse Now Redux

Cindy Sheehan...Lightning Rod

Humane Society E action: NFL, Throw the Book at Michael Vick

If you're going to sue Al Quaeda, where do you send notification?

Daily Show: "C-Span After Dark"

Ex-Cheney aide gets 10 years in prison in spy case

Transformer caused the explosion

Forget 2008, Who's Ready for the 2007 Appointments?!?!

Paul Craig Roberts: A Free Press or a Ministry of Truth?

TDS has Matt Groening (Simpsons) and Colbert has Mellencamp~

LA Church 'agrees abuse pay deal'

Sunnis resisting U.S. occupation form political front to take advantage of eventual pullout

OK kids that grew up with these toys? Are the decepto-cons

Pick a caption for this cartoon

Charlie Rose has John Burns (NYT, Baghdad) on tonight

A Letter To Laura *

How did Al Queda get those steam pipes underground in NY with no one noticing?

Was Tony Snow always like this?

Federal Police force patrolling our streets?

"The terror report in my pants has been raised...

NYTimes Op/Ed: Twilight Zone - Repubs Duck Responsibility To "Come Up With An End To His Sorry War."

Lost again 52 - 47. What was the logic behind Harry Reid's all night slumber party?

McClatchy: Feinstein, Cornyn urge Bush to free imprisoned Border Patrol agents

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

HATCH ACT: ONDCP Personnel Dispatched to Help Elect Rs using War on Drugs

Bush Vows To Keep Food Supply Safe

Al Sharpton Won't Oppose Imus Comeback

Open borders.. I don't see a problem with them.

I'M A DYED-IN-THE-WOOL DEMOCRAT and if anyone has a problem with that

I want to THANK the Senate Democrats

Fuck you, McCain

Heh None of the fucking above!

China reporter held for fake cardboard-in-buns story (Reuters)

Why are these people still in power (the executive branch)?

WATCH THIS VIDEO: Generation Chickenhawk

Fascinating Dove "commercial" on how our perception of beauty is manipulated

Computers seized from Cuba Caravan

Have you been attacked and forced into a gay marriage today?

Glenn Greenwald: The National Review mind

Lost? Better hope you are found within 51 hours, study finds

Did Nostradumus predict the steam explosion?

Generation Chickenhawk: the Unauthorized College Republican Convention Tour

George tries to spell Washington - and other goofy pics of *

Al Qaeda will disband when US aggresion in the Middle East ends

Thank you, Democrats, for finally getting it

This looks like an interesting little motion picture: No End in Sight

In the end, could this country elect either a woman or a black man president?

How Hard Can It Be to Teach?

Is this something I am supposed to care about?

Dem. Rep. Gene Taylor (MS) Trying To Reform Nat'l Flood Ins. Program

should I take this as a threat?

WE WON'T BACK DOWN.'s absolutely insane having so many fricken

History is being made tonight; my children and grandchildren will remember this day

So what do you think Hillary eats, or has this topic been examined?

Generation Chickenhawk: the Unauthorized College Republican Convention Tour

10 tons of dead fish found in toxic poisoned river - for 2nd time

Caption Poppy Bush

How many neocons does it take to screw in a lightbulb?

Turkey military now up to 200,000 on the boarder with Iraq and we're arming the Peshmerga

The Big Al Qaeda Catch today is someone Who Never Existed.

Christian Zionists: Ahmadinejad is new Hitler; call on US to attack Iran immediately

Grand Central Station is being evacuated.

Truth is, if the Falcons start the year 6 or 7 straight wins Atlanta will love Vick and won't care

Women (and Those Who Love Them): Be WISER About Retirement

Widow Takes Health Care Fight To Capitol Hill (husband's story was in SICKO)

RWinger email

Osama: I've got nukes

Dumb-Ass Republicans, headed for trouble

Maybe it might just be some kind of fun to see Senator Webb drop his hat into

Over the limit

There are several threads about Michael Vick in each forum

For a second, forget about Al Gore: Tell us what you do to make the world a better place.

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

Snowjob calls US troops stuck in the Iraqi heat defending legislators vacationing abroad, "imagery"

Several top Bush officials ‘would like to leave.’

After Years Of Misleading Excuses, Pentagon Finally Seeks Lifesaving Vehicles For Troops In Iraq

Do you think law enforcement should be within the law to shoot "suspects" if they can't outrun them?

Crowd and speakers 'communicate' over impeachment!

Breaking: Reid Yanks Defense Authorization Bill To Force GOP's Hand

Is it possible for the so called executive branch to issue a draft w/o Congress?

More WhoreGate News: D.C. Madam Feels for Clients' Families

Prisoner Randy 'Duke' Cunningham is squealing to FBI agents about corruption cases editor cannot BELIEVE poll results!

Conyers Responds to RNC on Subpoena,

Lawrence Livermore labs applies to increase open air explosives testing, including use of DU, in CA

Five squirming fly larvae pulled from Colorado man's head

What do you think of NBC's "To Catch a Predator"??

OK, to prove this overnight thing is NOT a stunt.....

Reading "Bay of Pigs". Maybe we should just disband the CIA.

Former Reagan Official: Bush May Stage False Flag Events To Reinstate Draft

U.S. attorney questioned about prosecution of 2 Border Patrol agents

Which state has the worst pair of Senators?

Iraq and the Defense Bill: A Post-Mortem Guide for the Perplexed

NBC Correspondent Received $30K for Speech Attacking Sen. Edwards ...

Not Impeaching Is Offensive.

Bruce Fein on Thom Hartmann - the case for impeachment

My Protest Experience Today.

Larisa Alexandrovna: Is Someone Leaking Classified Info To Robert Novak Again?

Enemy Women: Left Behind

If Cheney Had a Heart Attack or Resigned, Could George Appoint Jeb to Be His VP?

Reid did it! He tabled all the bills, per MSNBC. No story yet, but link:

Re: Cheney's Environmental Meetings: This is shameful.

So, whatever happened to:

Reid voted against the Levin Amendment?

I basically told a clown who was telling Bill and Hillary jokes to shut up today

Can Congress stop funding the executive branch? /nt

Which state is cursed with the worst pair of Senators?

For all Al Gore lovers

Now you know...

DAILYKOS: Situation grave at world's largest nuclear plant

Can we cut the BULLSHIT? - IT'S ABOUT THE OIL...

Daddy's Home - pic

Condi: "I'm a terrible long-term planner" (Business Week)

Leahy sets up Gonzales for impeachment

Four days in court in Washington, DC – Peace Activists Found NOT GUILTY

In Defense of Rep. Keith Ellison, an open letter to Abe Foxman

Rev. Finkley of Coatesvillle's Tabernacle Baptist Church Threatens To Have Congregants Arrested

It just doesn't register with republicans that 'Iraqi al-Qaeda' wouldn't exist if we hadn't invaded

Senators Webb & McCaskill Seek Independent Panel To Probe Wartime Profiteering

He is NOT President Bush he is King George. He has expressed his

Disgust and the law

Since money is what they understand, the boycott of Home Depot

Poppy donates his World War II service revolver - pics

Sometimes I wonder why I keep coming back to DU

Hummer owner gets angry message

Please DU This Live Earth Poll - Freeped Badly

So basically, fighting them over there has failed & they're about to hit us again?

Michael Vick ought to be strung up by his nuts...

WTF? Leader of Al Qaeda Group in Iraq Was FICTIONAL-U.S. Military Admits: Actor Provided Audio Tapes

YES to mental health parity

Who else here is a Libertarian-Leaning Democrat?

I am Not a Democrat. I am not a Republican. I Am an Independent...

New Executive order. I need it put into understandable terms. What does

About the stories about the bees dying off......

Michael Vick is a filthy animal who should be forced into gladiator prison fights

Do you want to know the real problem? Well it's kind of scary.

Christian Science Monitor interviewing me for CNN/Youtube Debate Question! IMPEACHMENT; Please VOTE!

ACTION: NFL, Throw the Book at Michael Vick (HSUS Petition)

I don't have a single friend

H2O Man Survey

Draft John Kerry '08

Webb says the future of the Dem party lies in rejecting Rubin wing of party.

Bush's Policies Have Made America More Safe ... FOR WHOM???

Clinton, Edwards Less Focused on South Carolina

Edwards: Congress should keep sending bills with a binding timetable for ending the war

What Hillary Doesn't Say about Iraq

Come on, Obama, and Clinton, and Edwards, and Pelosi

Edwards, Obama, and Dodd improve on Katrina recovery

Obama vote of present in Il. Senate Okay'd by Planned Parenthood

Sen. Vitter, take 2: Is the media missing the real story?

Hey GOP Obstructionists much BETTER than impeachment !

Hillary Buys Vilsack Endorsement

Latest AP Poll: Gop pick - None of the Above (not kidding!)

Nevada University Chancellor Rogers Backs Hillary

AZ: Pederson backs Clinton; lawyers fund Edwards

McClatchy: John Edwards bets it all on Iowa

Republicans filibustering all night must be hard on the DC prostitute business

LOL! Jeff Gannon calls Flynt a hypocrite (and Satan)!

Barack Obama speaking now on Senate floor.

Al-Quaeda is much weaker now then on 9-11

Mark Foley Riding High On Campaign Funds

Did anybody else get a call from Votevets yesterday?

AP poll: GOP voters pick "None of the Above"

Clinton leads in Wisconsin

CNN's Schneider puts Richardson in the top 3

THREE YEARS LATE: Washington Post says Reagan died today

New Dems try to kick-start stalled free-trade agenda

CSPAN LIVE link to Senate filibustering on Iraq

And the beat goes on...

Orrin Hatch is up to speak out of both sides of his mouth

Hey Specter! Lick my nuts.

Every "Troops Home Now!" sign should add "Count all our votes!"

Looking you straight in the eye.......

Harry going to HR 2638 NOW ! Homeland Security bill funding

Oprah Winfrey to host Obama fund-raiser

Republican filibuster has Democrats turning to youtube and reaching out to blogosphere

"The sh** that used to work-it won't work now"

The Rude Pundit: Note to Fran Townsend: If There's "No Question," ...

Am I the only one who heard during the Senate "speeches" last night that there will be a mandatory

Exciting News Over at DKos (PART II)

Hey - Help Kick A News Story - Bush Fighting AGAINST Pay Raise For Troops

Strip LIEberman of his chairmanship....NOW!!!!!!

Obama vows to fight poverty

New NH poll. Bad news for Edwards.

Hypothetical poll

Why isn't DeLay in prison?

Reporter "accidentally" calls Hillary Clinton a dirty word.

Edwards Agrees to Three-Way Debate with Clinton, Kucinich

$532,000 Of Obama Campaign Contributions Went To Fund-raising Firm

Dean Buys Braun Endorsement (In response to the faux Clinton/Vilsack outrage)

Sen. Clinton Introduces bill to Give Servicewomen Access to Emergency Contraception

called Dingell's (D) office about this. "Once again, the Michigan Democrat is sabotaging energy..

Hillary on health care

Edwards leads in Oregon money race

Group (Judicial Watch) sues for access to Hillary’s White House records

Obama Tries to Peel Away Clinton Backers

Edwards calls healthcare access in U.S. 'shameful' for a country that can do better

1980: Reagan beats Carter by a pitiful 9.7 %...a real squaker...

Fell Asleep In The Middle Of The Night - Couldn't Make It - Did Pelosi Lead A March To The Senate?..

He's not running in '08, but history shows his bad ratings can swamp the GOP.

Fed court ruling making voters register by party may cause further racial divide in Mississippi.

Who thinks we could see Ron Paul on a Democratic ticket for Presidnent?

You know, I always thought that Jebby would be installed as VP

CIA warned in 2003 that a war in Iraq could help Al Qaeda but Bush

New York Rep. Yvette D. Clarke Endorses Clinton for President

RI Speaker Tempore Charlene Lima, State Legislators Endorse Clinton

Republicans turn on each other over earmarks

What candidate will get our troops home the FASTEST?

Colorado and Vermont democrats donated the most to Obama

Who Is Giving to the Candidates

Which Senator will be the Larry Flynt "Shocker"?

CNN's Barbara Star in Iraq talking about "Pace walking the streets in Ramadi.

McCain snaps: "Finished" discussing campaign.

Has anyone told Waxman and Conyers about Bob Novak's secret pajama party?

Is there any doubt Cindy Sheehan has virtually destroyed the impeachment movement?

How much of Edwards' problems so far are because he is white?

Humane Society E action: NFL, Throw the Book at Michael Vick

New Zogby Poll: Clinton and Obama beat all GOPers!!!


AP: Hillary Clinton Scolds Bush on Aid to Localities

Zogby: Clinton and Obama defeat all Repubs...Obama stalled, Hillary with momentum...

TAKE ACTION: call for solidarity with Iraq Oil Workers

Bush told Iraq war has helped al-Qa’eda

Jane Harmon endorsment of Hillary Clinton 1) most qualified to be

Looking for a few brave respondents...

Robert Novak on Obama

McCain tries to shore up support on the Hill

I predict Jeb will jump in the race. The Repubs are VERY unhappy with their candidates, and I say

Stupid article of the day: Democrats might lose pro-Israel vote

How long will Fred Thompson be allowed to play coy before he

EXPLOSION in NY City right away the media says its not TERRORISM!!!

Gore supporters, don't say I never gave you anything...

jsamuel gets a shout out at National Journal Hotline blog....very nice.

(1995) Cato org says$1 of ADM ethanol profit costs taxpayers $30

Clinton campaign defends DailyKos against Bill O'Reilly comments

Jim Miklaszewski (NBC) takes cash to bash Edwards at meeting!

The system is rigged and it is your fault.

D.C. Mayor Fenty backs Obama, will serve as campaign chairman

Obama’s 2nd-Top Contributor: Exelon Nuclear Power Firm

In new ad, Richardson tells Congress to "stand up" to Bush on Iraq

Ras Poll: Hillary ...38%.. Obama...25%. ...Edwards...13%

County contains network of support for Obama

Mitt Romney spent $300 on make-up consultant

Shortly after endorsing Dean, Braun recieved up to $300,000 from the Dean campaign to retire debt

Kucinich Hospitalized

Blumenthal's expose of College republicans

GA Poll: Hillary 35, Obama 27, Edwards 16

Our Chimperor Is Fighting A 3.5% Pay Raise For Our Soldiers

The Overnight Iraq Debate: By The Numbers

Harry Reid Cringe?

This just in: the candidates are running AGAINST one another

Body Language in The Senate tonight

Hillary campaign responds to criticism from Elizabeth Edwards...

Indian Leader’s Endorsement May Sway Nevada Primary To Clinton

NIce enough, Harry ..... I guess ........

Media Watch: Matthews Show Trashing Women...Edwards/Hillary

Michelle Obama: Barack is the "Harry Potter parent"

Our Dem reps claim that Impeachment is a waste of time. Well, what has actually been passed

Can Poverty Define John Edwards?

New Gallup Poll: Clinton - 34%, Obama - 25%, Gore - 16%, Edwards - 9%

Thank you Howard Dean

Wash Post: Hillary Clinton's Promises, or Lack Thereof

And yet another Chicago endorsement...

So Nader says he's running again? This NEEDS to be brought up

Edwards calls health care access in U.S. 'shameful'

Edwards: “I want America to join end the great work Bobby Kennedy started."

More MSNBC Edwards bashing Tucker Carlson : no one listens to the Edwards

Unbelievable! 7/17 - FDA Closes Labs | 7/18 - Bush Creates Panel to Review Food Imports

Tucker Says "Hillary's Thighs are Stainless Steel Nutcrakers"(Digby)

This nation needs a modern-day Teddy Roosevelt. Which Democratic candidate comes close?

Hillary snags endorsement of prominent Chicago Business leader..Chmn.of CME...

The Ultimate Hillary Clinton Question

Michael Moore returns to CNN Today

GET BEHIND hillary and stop the fighting?

Do you think the Dems can win Florida?

Obama attacks Edwards?

Why Is Obama so Strong?

Congress, Frog march Harriet Miers straight to trial.

Zogby: Obama does better than Clinton against McCain, Romney and Thompson

The 50 Dumbest Things Bush Has Ever Said

Health Care vs. the Profit Principle - Barbara Ehrenreich

Russ Feingold Supported Clinton Impeachment process, doesn't support it for Bush.