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Archives: August 1, 2007

Media Marijuana Mania Part Duh (by Maia Szalavitz at HuffPost)

U.N. approves sending 26,000 troops to Darfur

Who is this "Neil Young" guy, anyway?

hey book lovers, check out this website

I would like to apologize to Oeditpus Rex for despoiling his baseball thread

If DU was "CPO Sharkey", who would you be?

Hairspray. 1988 or 2007?

Sometimes, all ya wanna do is smoke a J and listen to Petula Clark

Just got back from Mexico - ask me anything!

If the DU Lounge was the Waltons tv show, who would you be.

If the DU Lounge were "Gilligan's Island," who would you be?

If DU was the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, what guest would you be?

"He who says nothing of note, never misspeaks."

And now for something completely different- Fractals!

What's a good program for learning another language?

If the DU lounge was Twin Peaks, who would you be?

Oh yay lets do this shit again whjat a wonderful fucking idea

Study: Children of deployed troops more likely to be neglected

Documentarian Chas Ferguson ("No End In Sight") on Charlie Rose tonight

America Pays $200,000 Per Minute in Iraq, Humanitarian Crisis Worsens

Florida's 13 District. Recount or what?

Pursued Car Hits, Kills CHP Officer; EB US-50 Closed

Murdoch wins Faux Street Journal

Report: Putting U.S. Troop Casualty Statistics In Perspective

Boss Killed Pair Who Wanted Raise, Police Say

Countrywide Mortgage Director Sells 12,000 Shares

Pelosi seeks input from diverse array of confidants

Thank you for smoking. How many of you have seen that movie?

There is a space shot tonight at Vandenberg where I live in California

Signs of Economic Nosedive? ....

Growing front-yard food can rile neighbors

Army times Poll about the "surge"..verrrry interesting..

Yes, yes, we're annoying.

NH State Senator Cilley Joins Obama’s Movement for Change

We're not going on vacation

Biden's on Letterman tonite

"There has always been a waxing and waning in the balance of power in America"

Zionist Plots and Zionists 'Plotz' (From Laughter)

Bush Scales Back Agenda as Clout Ebbs: He "can't drive things, but he can stop things."

Can We Pursue Terrorists Without Becoming Like Them?

Child Suicide No Deterrent for Profit-Hungry Drug Maker


Analysis says war could cost $1 trillion: Budget office sees effect on taxpayers for decade

Charley Reese: No Money in Peace

Gene Lyons on why Congress should impeach Gonzales

Gonzales's Woes Create Legal Liability for Bush Administration

THE ETERNAL FLAME - by Fidel Castro

A Puddle of Oil

US debate over Microchips in humans

Greenwald propaganda alert: MSM presents war cheerleaders as recent converts

Voting Officials Face New Rules to Bar Conflicts - NY Times

Challenging the GOP's Filibluster

Secret Lovers (Nixon/conservatives)


How to Diagnose PTSD

Barbara Ehrenreich: Opportunities in Abstinence Training

Can We Pursue Terrorists Without Becoming Like Them?

Why can't Democratic foreign policy elites take a clear position on the war in Iraq?

Jeremy Scahill: A very private war

Apple releases two dozen patches for Mac OS X

Joe Conason -- Impeaching Alberto Gonzales (The Free Press)

Behind the Surveillance Debate

Bush Keeps Israel Close, Saudi Arabia Closer

Let’s Landslide! Democrats Surge, Giuliani Drops, Thompson Flops (Brent Budowsky)

Gonzales admits testimony 'confusing'

Would You Buy a Used Playgirl From Mitt Romney?

Mario M. Cuomo: War powers rest with Congress

The free ride is over. Civilization has to put up or shut up.

Married to the Mob: Only Impeachment Will Get America a Divorce

AlterNet: Why Progressives Are Selling Out To Corporate America

Kucinich grills Rumsfeld on 'cover up' at Tillman hearing

The Yanks size up Gordon Brown

A Republic, If We Can Keep It by Ernest Partridge

Impeach Bush and Cheney Now, Before They Declare Martial Law

U.N. climate change meeting aims at rich countries - Reuters

Russia to Reduce Gas Supplies to Belarus - AP

Al Gore Talks Climate In Mexico

Clean electricity key to greenhouse cuts: Australia - Reuters

Is the environmental movement losing touch with its feminine side?

Harvesting the Power of Ocean & Tidal Energy (24/7)

Region's largest wind farm draws tour groups (Mars Hill, Maine)

DenaliCommission Funds Alaska’s First Hydrokinetic River Turbine Project at Eagle

Renewable-mandate backers upbeat about vote

Obama on the Record (Energy Policy, Grist interview)

Usagi is cat-4. Looks like a cat-3 landfall on Japan.

"Asian Brown Cloud" is speeding melt of Himalaya glaciers: study - AFP

Got milk?

Four hospitalized with symptoms of red tide poisoning (Maine)

US House Republicans don't have votes to block energy bills

Planet Hazard

XPost from lounge - a poem

Earth too warm? Bury the CO2.

First Hybrid train

10:55 EDT 8/1 - Nymex Crude Trading at $78.61 - Beats 2006 Intraday Record

WSJ Front Page: Those Muscle Cars On the Drag Strip Are Really Electric

Dangerous fossil fuel terrorist event leads to calls for dangerous fossil fuel ban.

Tropical depression may form in Atlantic: NHC

A Cheaper Prius?

Should auto fuel economy standards (CAFE) be raised?

Whalemeat in Japanese school lunches found toxic - Reuters

Report predicts gas glut by 2010

TVA Approves Finishing Nuclear Reactor - AP

We can make a difference in our communities.

Is anybody up to an environmental discussion about panties?

Sharp to Develop 1 Gigawatt (per year) Thin Film (PV) Manufacturing Plant

Those Muscle Cars On the Drag Strip Are Really Electric

Construction of new shelter for Chernobyl falls 7 years behind

I don't hate all Methodists just because...

Teens at Work (Thousands Work Unpaid Baggers Mexico Wal-Marts)

Student minister charged in attempted 'exorcism' (on Autistic Boy)

The Last Jews of Baghdad

British soldier killed in Basra

Rumsfeld apparently refuses to testify at hearing on death of Pat Tillman

Child Abuse Up When Army Dads Go to War (AMA Study)

A Mayor Who Takes the Subway — by Way of S.U.V. (Bloomberg)

State urges mental checks for vets

Cops Find 9 Adopted Kids Handcuffed, Starved

NSA Spying Part of Broader Effort

NSA Spying Part of Broader Effort

Former communist leader Mikhail Gorbachev cashes in as new face of Louis Vuitton

Bomb Kills Three U.S. Soldiers in Baghdad

Suicide Car Bomb Kills 15 in Baghdad: Police

Iraq unions may strike over Oil Ministry

Your chance to appear in the Congressional Record

Norma Gabler, Leader of Crusade on Textbooks, Dies at 84

Rumsfeld: No cover-up in Tillman's death

(Sen. Carl) Levin: Progress isn't reason enough to postpone troop withdrawal

Army deployment's toll on kids studied

Small arms fire targets MND-B Soldier

Florida voting chief aims to block hackers

Report: Throttle error likely in Brazil air crash

Operation to rescue Koreans begins-Afghan official

Fuel tanker explodes at Baghdad petrol station, killing 50 people

Union Leaders Oppose Pa. Faculty Pact (5,500 members)

Sunni Arab Bloc Quits Iraqi Government

GOP state senator appears ready to switch parties

Mo. party switcher faces tough new foe in Dem. AG primary ballot (R to D)

U.S. checking possibility of pumping oil from northern Iraq to Haifa, via Jordan

French court frees Rwanda genocide suspects

U.S. Treasury warns of possible auction delays (debt limit approaching)

Senate Panel OKs FDA Regulation Of Tobacco

I-35W bridge collapses (Breaking Disaster in Downtown Minneapolis)

Texan picked to replace Ted Haggard

Clinton Says Cheney Wrong on Her Request

IG probe did not question Cheney

Iraqi deaths spike five months into US troop surge

Crisis for poor as Medi-Cal funds end

(Senator Mark ) Pryor Defends Arkansas Steel Jobs Before International Trade Commission

Workers, Union, Heed NAACP Call To Meet With Smithfield

Democrats Pass Hike in Child Health Plan

O, Canada More Americans Heading North

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday August 1

Fisher-Price recalls 1M toys because of lead in paint

Behind the Surveillance Debate

Judge Nominee Runs Into Senate Trouble

Kurdish leader warns of Iraqi civil war

US cannot account for 190,000 guns in Iraq: report

Senator (Stevens) blows top at (FBI) search

Romney: Remake Homeland Security Dept.

Democrats Scrambling to Expand Eavesdropping (or weak on terrorism)

US admits only 57 Iraqi refugees in July

Children's Health Bill Approved By House

Justice Department hands over more documents in congressional probe about fired U.S. attorneys

Fisher-Price to Recall Nearly 1M Toys (made by a Chinese vendor )

House Drops Tougher Auto Fuel Economy

US Marine found guilty of conspiracy in Iraq murder

US authorities raid mod-chip shops

Rumsfeld: family deserved truth in Tillman death

Iraqi, Yemeni men join lawsuit over CIA flights

Scientist Gets $15 Million Grant To Develop Potential AIDS Vaccine

New Al Qaeda Web Ad Threatens 'Big Surprise'

U.S. Attorney Became Target After Rebuffing Justice Dept. (OxyContin case)

Gonzales Submits Testimony Explanation, Leahy Says Not Good Enough

Obama says he would send troops into Pakistan to hunt down terrorists

GAO: Pentagon mistakenly sold F-14 parts

U.S. commanders encouraged by drop in U.S. deaths in Iraq

Bush expected to claim executive privilege on Rove

Attorneys Still Bankroll Edwards Effort

Venezuela to begin search for oil off Cuba

Breaking on CNN: Rove Won't Testify

Arrested Demonstrators Awarded $1 Million

As U.S. income stagnates, Democrats reject free trade

I-35W bridge collapses into Mississippi River in Minneapolis

US, Britain propose UN political role in Iraq

US doctor on organ harvest charge

Obama Vows To Hunt Terrorists In Pakistan (dupe please combine)

Soldier testifies in rape-slaying case

Koreans urge US to intervene

Russian Arctic Team Reaches North Pole

40 Year Old Virgin was just on.. Do you put the pussy on the pedestal?

Go To Sleep You Little Baby

The Circus Animals' Desertion - enjoy

The Balvenie 21-year-old Portwood

Can anybody suggest a reasonably-priced hotel in San Francisco?

Always remember your driver's license. You never know when you'll need it.

Well, since we have some poetry discussion going tonight: Here is one for ya - (Story poem)

Sleep if you can- a "good night" poem just for you.

A poem of hope - The little teddy bear (Story poem)

Another poem to toss out (love poem)

Calling all bath geeks

"I'll see you on the other side"

For 24 hours I'm going to be an Obama supporter

Song of Solomon...enjoy...

I think I got religion tonight. First, bridgit posts Song of Solomon,

Good night, everybody...

I think I have now, officially, seen it all!

The Dance - late night video for those in the lounge still up :)

Blessed Lughnasadh!!

ARGH - having an ocular migraine


For those who do not go into the MN forum - this thread is priceless

Who'll Diss a Canadian Kay?

I just found out I've been divorced for 12 days!

Not sure if everyone else has seen this

How to make a Post Office visit FUN


How is it that in 2007

I think I may need to take up a martial art.

I'm gonna straight up cuss in this thread

Wanted to ask a cute girl for her phone number, it didn't work, help me feel better

Least favorite dwarf


New realization

How come nobody raves about Vance Packard any more?

well... we got my son out of that apartment

my brand new boss sent me flowers

Best LOLcat ever!

I'm Looking for Clues

What parts of suburban Houston are fit for habitation by a secular jew from California?

I would like to apologize to Oeditpus Rex for redesigning his baseball threads.

Anyone here ever post from a cell phone?

Church asked to Preach 'Tax Evasion is a Sin'

Man, 77, Found After Being Held For 2 Weeks Without Water (picked up the wrong hooker)

Bush thanks Sweden for gift Brush Cutter

I just got Firefly today on DVD, all I can say is that too bad FOX's audience has no taste

Danu: Irish Trad band enjoy

Pic! I told the family I wanted a cuddle dog! Looks like I got one!

17 yr. old track star overdoses....on muscle-soothing balm (Ben Gay)

If the DU Lounge was Monty Python's Flying Circus, what sketch are you and why?

Mac users!

Sign The Petition, Make Congress Hear You - NO To Federal Excise Tax Increase On Cigarettes!!

We are concerned primarily with the rise in violent craw!

I recommend this for poor old Rumsfeld and Gonzalez

I smell like a dumpster

How long has it been since you lost your,

It's Time To Taste What You Most Fear


Oh what fun!

I need a hug

Hope you like this video

Bull imprisoned with owner to avoid slaughter

Mary Jane bad for lungs

Ok, who's gonna buy me the R2-D2 Home Theater System?

Is this a bad thing?

How long has it been since you lost your wallet?

Self delete -- fubared somehow. nt

Light a candle for these two please

Ok, who used to love playing Footsie?

Are we able to post directly into our urinal?

How long has it been since you lost your mind?

OK, who used to love playing FTSE?


Ever meet adults who haven't yet progressed beyond Junior High?

If you live near Los Angeles, get to the Getty Museum quick-like

For those bitching about playing dodgeball...

Is it normal in American Culture when...

Golden Gals Gone Wild

French Kiss is on. Oooo, la la

If The DU Lounge Was Star Trek Original Wh Would You Be

I love Elvis...

my boss was playing with a ketchup packet at lunch>>>

Are we able to post directly into our journal?

YouTube for Dummies

Midnight snack time.

Making friends, socializing as an adult

Anyone know the name and/or website for the remote computer repair company with ads on Air America?

Don't mind me I'm self medicating this week

What food goes with Mojitos?

I'm sorry to the haters, but STEELY DAN is the best!

Thank you for all the vibes the other day...

Pardon Me

BREAKING: Britney Spears still nuts

"300" out on DVD....worth buying?

Ouch! Ouch! Ouch! The stock market...

Truth or Dare?

And now for something completely different - Rectals!

I'm packing for a 3 weeks trip to the Ukraine

Which current thread in the Lounge is the most perplexing to lurking Freepers?

My favoritest office product

Dammit!! My annoying daughter is home. I sent her over to the neighbor

Y'know...on second thought, I will sign that petition...

Oh thank gawwwd! The annoying neighbor girl left!

I have turned off the ringers on my phones.

Nekkid Seat-less Bike riding in San Francisco: Suicide or good ole fashioned American fun?

Ah, those fine upstanding Baptist ministers.

Gary Seven's Servo Pen

Damn, I came back from lunch and everything was locked and everyone put me on ignore

There's another Star Trek in the works (Stardate 12.26.08)


What Do You Totally Look At

My employer lost my paycheck!

I just sent you an email !!

I just got me some Allman Brother Tickets

Nekkid Bike riding in San Francisco: Suicide or good ole fashioned American fun?

Since the primaries haven't even started and GD is all dinked up....

Hey Redqueen!! I'm making Guacamole!!

I just finished paying off our debt

Does every guy sell his girlfriend to spies?

The top "5" rock band, all time?

Ah, the joy of Landover Baptist Ministries...

I'm taking piano lessons. Ask me anything!! nt

Can we just fast forward to the Democratic Convention?

Pick Another

Ah, the joy of Nekkid Bike Riding...

"Nekkid Bike Riding" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include Nekkid Bike Riding.

Gun Humor: AK-47 vs. AR-15

I'm going to rewrite my personal strategic plan...

Inspired by the Dodgeball thread - did anyone here play Kickball in school?

Gandalf is giving Pippin a tongue bath.

Now this is one weird photo...

Ok - which DUer owns this cat.....

So what do y'all think of the Hyundai's new "Duh!" advertising campaign?

And now, Stick Figures On Crack.

Why is everyone riding bikes nekkid?

Little do you put someone on a conquest list?

The 237 reasons we have sex

See America and THE WORLD!!!

I need help DU! My crotch is bulging! *PIX*

Leaving the USA - or staying and fighting...


It is time for "Post from your cache"

best nigerian scam maiL yet

Trek Lovers, I give you the Trek Memorial

Hey, have any of you people been getting wrong numbers on the cell phone?

Its the little mom said

I'm dumping Josh Beckett for Kevin Garnett...

Man Boobs! Enjoy

Teacher Suspended For ONE DAY For Calling Black Student's Hair "Nappy"

At noon EST tomorrow, the Matcoms invade Canada


The 237 people who have sex

How did we wind up with a national anthem that doesn't even mention the name of the country

The Power of Snopes - post your favorite Snopes article here!

Cell phone people...I want to connect my Treo 650

Are you still cool?

If the DU lounge was The Simpsons, who would you be?

Personally I think all you DU Lounge rats are a bunch of Pezes

The one movie I've been looking forward to: The Bourne Ultimatum

Someone who's intellectually bright, but has difficulty concentrating on one subject

Day six with shingles...

Ok, who used to love playing Four Square?

Why Do People Have Sex? (They did a study on this...sheesh)

I just downloaded Yahoo IM!

Are You Having Trouble With Tribbles Today?

I'm off to make some chocolate pudding with whipped cream!

Its Time We Play A Little Game Of Fizzbin

Five days with NO Internet access, and not EVEN any cellphone service! Oh, yes.

If you're in the twin cities - it's about to thunderstorm big time:

Some Live Solo/Acoustic Music....

delete Oops!

Cat experts - HELP!

du`rs with little kids/ grandkids--- Fisher-Price to Recall Nearly 1M Toys

A long-awaited pic with NWC1981... *dialup warning*


I'm terribly afraid of dying, lying and spying.

I did it! My kitty is an LOL Cat!

No dear you're not taking my truck to work...

I couldn't convince a person to go to a mom'n'pop computer shop

Today is my 15th wedding anniversary....what a long, strange trip it's been...

Mystery cherries

Pick your own classified code name.

Where has Dolo Amber been lately?

Anyone watch the new TV show "Damages" on FX?

Is a person running fast a paranormal event?

Lost-in-NJ called me Queen Pev last night -- so who's part of the court?

The Spanish Inquisition

Codpieces: Love 'em or Hate 'em?

Disclose what another DUer is REALLY doing, right now.

My Dinner With Nekkid Bike Riding

Well I'm going to bed now.

Heroes: Is it good, Is it bad, Is it stupid,is it wise ?

My dinner with Nagini.

Should I post my picture in the True Scotsman blog?

Pick one

Good evening...

My five year old daughter has been a royal pain in the ass, lately.

Study finds the 237 reasons to have sex = "to get rid of a headache."

George Bush or Stevie Wonder?

3 time (+) DUzy winners check in

Total Eclipse of the Heart. Best. . Version . . EVER.

Is Boojatta misbehaving today in Religion/Theology?

I know I've been home when.....

Coldplay: Love 'em or Hate 'em?

Scotch is good................that is all

I got my labs back today

time for a wacky album covers thread

A friendly thread.

Good vibes request for my mom. She's back in the hospital.

What's for Dinner, DU?

Happy Birthday Jerry!!!

Cardboard Cutouts Of Kids Slow Speeders

"Big Balls"

So what should I do with my first day of unemployment?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poem Thread, 8/1/07

A moment of silence

Can we get some Lounge Vibes for the people in the Twin Cities

Help me plan the Billyskank & Joan_Alpern Grand USA Roadshow

Shakespeare fans - we've just seen Patrick Stewart in Macbeth

What do you totally suck at?

Wedding Shower Pics

Does every girl spy on her boyfriend's cell phone?

Happy Birthday........ JERRY GARCIA!

To continue the poetry discussion, post your favorite poem.

Do you work for an airline?

Did you ever "play" Dodge-ball in school? If so, What year and Grade was it? Was it in P.E. Class?

Little do you put someone on an ignore list?

Bill O'Reilly Interviews the "I Like Turtles" Kid

I've never read Harry Potter

Whats Your Favorite Quotes Of All Time

Has your life changed

I'm off to do some drugs.

What do you totally rock at?

Herpes. A public service announcement. And a poll too!

Best Star Trek Captain

Baby pictures anyone?

Genius three-year-old finger artist

for those who have been sick,does it make a difference to have a nurse who really cares?

I am thinking I should back away from DU for the night


Could I Please Request Good Vibes for Rockit/Lisa?

Eye Color Poll

What accent is hardest for you to understand?

Prudence is in the hospital....Good vibes and lots of prayers needed!

I need help DU! My basement is bulging! *PIX*

The 237 reasons we have NO sex

Which is more beautiful?

Power Of Observation Think Test

New Top Chef tonight people!

Los Angeles DUers - great John Edwards event next week

The Power of Snape - post your favorite Snape quote here!

With which Harry Potter character do you most identify?

What will be the subject line of the last post ever made on DU?

I got a surgery date

Vets urge more action on Gulf War syndrome

President's Report (VFP)

Today in labor history August 01

Raising working conditions for farmworkers while generating profit

Griffin Announces Settlement of Lawsuit with the U.S. Department of Labor

Workers, Union, Heed NAACP Call To Meet With Smithfield

Two Thousand Continental Tire Retirees Get Health Care Cuts Restored

Adam Carolla religion rant from old Loveline (part 1)

Interview: Arab and Muslim Americans in the US Military

Stephanie Miller Add

== IMP ==

Rumsfeld To Testify On Pat Tillman Cover-Up Today! (Olbermann)

When the Levees Broke -video montage of Spike Lee's film

Join the Journey with Bill Clinton...

Bill Clinton on GMA - The Failure of Bush's Surge...

White House Rejects Anti-Iraq War Resolutions

Dead Heroes

Experimental cancer treatment yields supposed clean energy source

Cheney disses DeFazio

Pelosi asked about new 911 investigation, answers:No, No..We'll make sure that nothing else happens

Rick Noriega (Cornyn opponent) "Service"

Olberman: FBI IRS Raid Home Of Senator Ted Stevens Alaska

Michael Ware rebuts Cheney, O'Hanlon and Pollack. Appears on Hardball to Discuss Pat Tillman

Rep. Steve Israel (D-NY), Energy is a National Security Issue...

TPMtv: Dick Cheney: Lying Liars Edition

Olbermann: 'Sorry That's Classified and Other Lame Excuses'

I used to bee

Hardball: Bush Admin's Credibility Gap (Tillman Hearing) Appears on Faux and Friends

Michael Moore Blasts Giuliani (9/11 Heroes)

Melanie Sloan - Hardball: Government Targets Stevens' Home...

Cheney: "DON'T RECALL" ordering Ashcroft hospital visit


Thank You For Being Tested By The Parallax Corporation

Idiot America

Adam Carolla's religion rant (part 2)

Cafferty File: Should Congress Impeach Alberto Gonzales?

Biden On Tillman Hearing: 'Who Has Been Held Accountable for Anything in this Admin?'

Fox News: Bloggers Attack! the 'War We Might Win' Propaganda

Rupert Murdoch on his Wall Street Journal Purchase

Economist ridiculed in 2003 for predicting Iraq war to cost $2Trillion with $75 oil.

The Real Dirt on Farmer John

Tom Snyder interviews Mayor Dennis Kucinich -- 1978

Pregnant person took cocaine, charged

Another teacher/student sex scandal

Why can our media show us video of refugee camps in Darfur but not of the refugee camps in Iraq?

War deployments raise risk of child abuse and neglect

dicksteele: Ted's excellent adventure..(his next job)

Legal Scholars Contradict White House on Hate Crimes Bill

Could adversity temper Chief Justice discerned as "bloodless," "distant"?

CBS Evening News falsely described proponent of Iraq "surge" as former opponent of it

Cemetary Headstone of Deceased Teenager Repossessed

Michael Savage has gone off the deep end...

Uprooted Iraqi children back in school in Syria, Jordan, Egypt, Lebanon.

Another in Alaska delegation scrutinized

Baby Steps Of Progress: "Killing Fields" Torture Leader Prosecuted!

Something to think about...

U.S. Army major, wife held on Iraq bribery charges

What's UP with Home Depot?

Remind me please, how is it we got Hoyer instead of Murtha? How?

what is happening with Mike Moore's harassment my our DickTatter about going to Cuba.??

Here I go on an early morning tangent. I want MY COUNTRY BACK! NOT NOW, BUT RIGHT NOW!

In case anyone is interested, stock futures are down big time in overnight trading /nt

What if they declared a Class War and nobody came?

*sigh* Arlen, Arlen, Arlen.....when are you going to learn

The Nation: Rudy - Worse Than Bush?

The NASCO "superhighway" website is down I suspect permanently

Is believing in Peace to much to believe in? Is it? What is wrong with this nation?

Liberals should be liberals

Latin American children lack water and sanitation. Children of a lesser God.

MSNBC cleaves to Clinton neckline coverage controversy

One German had it right

Brown's contempt for democracy has dragged Britain into a new cold war

NSA Spying Part of Broader Effort

It is 4:07 am in Central Time and I am watching Larry King interviewing

Travel Guru, Arthur Frommer, pens a "rant"

Analysis says war could cost $1 trillion

CorpWatch: Child Suicide No Deterrent For Profit-Hungry Drug Maker

The Wall Street Urinal - now owned by the Rat

Not all of Saddam's laws bad, the 'new' Iraq kept the one banning labor unions

Some signs of 'progress'

Criminalizing the anti-war movement?

Repub norm coleman is actually a dirty hippie subversive under cover!

I do not see the hearing (where Rummy is a witness) on the cspan schedule.

Daily Show: Rove subpoenaed after Leahy's balls grow three size

Michael Moore, At His Website & On YouTube, Blasts Giuliani On Failing 9/11 Heroes

Rotten To The Core-U.S. Attorney Became Target After Rebuffing Justice Dept.

Sunni Arab Bloc Quits Iraqi Government

Another Great Day in Baghdad

So will this be the the death of the Wall Street Journel?

300 City/Town/State Resolutions To End War Delivered After March To White House; Rejected At Gate

A Mayor Who Takes the Subway — by Way of S.U.V. (Bloomberg)

War-torn Darfur to get 26,000 peacekeepers - Iraqis get tens of thousands of mercenaries

General in Tillman probe is censured

Pentagon announces 20K troops will rotate into Iraq

Yesterday's diatribe from off the wall.

Bush's Joint Chiefs Nominee: "No Amount Of Troops & No Amount Of Time Will Make Much Difference"

what if the horse is drowning?

House of Representatives Passes Resolution Condemning Canadian Seal Hunt

So...The Result of The Gonzo/Wiretapping Scandal is...More Power for Bush...


Corporal Patrick Tillman Friendly Fire Death-starting soon.

Pentagon issues new whistleblower protections

Bush admin. allows British Petroleum to increase the amount of pollution dumped into Lake Michigan

****** Official Tillman hearing - Thread #1 ********

Cursing Priest - Check it out on YouTube!

ABC News reporting that Obama would invade Pakistan?????????

CNN ignoring the stock markets

U.S. kids turn out to be Iraq war's collateral damage

Heads Up For Hearing at 10AM ET, Handling of Pat Tillman's Fratricide - House Oversight Committee

Welcome to the People's Republic of Murdochistan...

The $63 billion sham

Killing a "cash cow"

Darth admits he was wrong about the 'last throes'

Please Caption - Harriet Miers / 1970-2006

Is this "strikingly bold?"

So our govt. killed Pat Tillman, they've killed THOUSANDS of G.I.'s

Bob Scheiffer (CBS) just said there are 12 senators and congressmen under investigation. >

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

5 From 1 Page Of 19 Out Of 160 Pages...

Who does the very best

Rep. Waxman: Official LIVE Video Of Tillman Hearing Available At Oversight Website Starting 10 a.m.

A simple question:

Obama's own surge in SC and NH New ARG Polls are out!

A picture's worth a thousand surges

Happy Birthday........ JERRY GARCIA!

Here's a progressive proverb for you....

Attack Pakistan...have we learned nothing?

Government of the Philippines using army to go after MILF

Someone needs to tell me why I saw non-stop live court proceedings

It's the Cover-up, Stupid

****** Official Tillman hearing - Thread #2 ********

"massive electronic databases ... contain records of phone calls and e-mail messages of millions..."

Very detailed Canadian stories regarding the Canadian health care system

Did you ever "play" Dodge-ball in school? If so, What year and Grade was it? Was it in P.E. Class?

****** Official Tillman hearing - Thread #3 ********

This is what we know about Alberto Gonzales

Notice the only people who complain of a "nanny state" are the same people who can afford a nanny?

Giuliani health plan identical to failed Bush proposal - Makes no promises it will work

Has Rep Inslee introduced the Resolution to Impeach Gonzo yet? 10:00 a.m. was the time

Sep. 15 D.C. March/Rally/Die-In: You Can Sign Up To Participate In Die-In

NYT Editorial: Mr. Gonzales’s Never-Ending Story

Sign The Petition! No More Tax On Cigarettes!!

alleged killer transplant doc: "I THRIVE by endeavoring to practice good karma!"

LAT, Brownstein: Stealing healthcare from babies

****** Official Tillman hearing - Thread #4 ********

CNN - Michael Ware: "By achieving these successes, America is building Sunni militias"

Bwahahahaha! "Romney Stands Alone As a Reagan Clone"

From Kabul, with Love...

Obama warns Musharraf

I think Cheney confirmed that Gonzo perjured himself

Anyone playing Fantasy Congress?

The Republicans would like nothing better for us to base our vote entirely on Iraq

I guess this makes me pretty cold and heartless, however..

NSA Spying Part of Broader Effort-"How Long Will This Skit Continue?"

I just finished paying off our debt

The ugliest weapon of all is the lie.

Jonah Goldberg's Pre-Voting Rights Act Mindset

US Facing A Resurgent Russia


Memory tests should be mandatory for elected officials.

****** Official Tillman hearing - Thread #5 ********

What's In A Name? (Summarization of one DOJ Problem)

IRAQ: Internally displaced persons (IDP) camp in south closes to new arrivals

In May, Bush stopped including how long the power stays on in Iraq in his weekly report to Congress

Venezuela To Begin Search For Oil Off Cuba

Is Bush the high-water mark in fascism as an economic and political system?

You have a choice Nancy, give *ush the power to spy on Americans,

Why is Debbie Schlussel claiming that Dr. Hootan Roozrokh is part of an "Islamic Doctor Jihad"?

WHY WAS PAT TILLMAN"S DIARY BURNED? Will someone please ask is coming back!

CSPAN and CNN will be covering YearlyKos this weekend

Issa's Army record in doubt

US state department 'funding Blair'

Gonzo has not sent Sen. Specter a letter yet? (I have not heard a word about this)

caption Rummy

Making Gouliani's health care plan look good

Who Do You Think Will Win The GOPU 2008 Presidential Nomination?

ENOUGH t-shirts? (I can set up a cafepress store, items base-priced if there's interest)

Cheney admits to Larry King that he makes Bush's decisions

Kansas Republicans will demand loyalty oath

Blogosphere's "Deepthroat" Emerges

U.S. Is Destroying and Conquering Iraq, Not "Winning" the War

New NBC Democratic Preference Poll

Email Debra Bowen right now. Here's mine.

CNN's Michael Ware: Surge Is Undermining ‘The Very Government That America Created’

The best quote of the day in the Tillman hearing:

Compare what the US spends on the Iraq occupation to what we spend for over 4 million Iraqi refugees

Democrats Scrambling to Expand Eavesdropping

Company Tied To Stevens Fishery Scandal Got $3.5 Million Earmark

Lack Of Public Water Plagues Rural Tennessee

I need my BATBOY! Weekly World News goes the way of the DODO.

Calling cartoonists. . Scene; Bedlam

Should international aid agencies be actively looking for Muslims to do aid agency service in Iraq?

Nazi photos

Kucinich To Rummy: You Covered Up-Tillman Case, Lynch Case, Abu Graib

Bombs rock Baghdad, killing 70, as unity government crumbles; Cheney insists Iraq surge working

The Republicans are just evil

Monsanto announces new Hungry Man frozen food product line (must-see)

Does anyone know where I can get a copy of the Tillman hearing transcript today?

Hillary And Obama Kicking Guliani's Ass In New NBC Poll

Bush Likely to Prevent Aides' Testimony

Israeli tourists may enter US without visa

LOL, I actually like Buchanan's suggestion

Saudi's buy Major Supplier to US Military...and Congress does not object...

Did prof's views on Jews, blacks cross line?

Freepers mad at Bill O'Reilly

Chimpy's gonna block Turdblossom's testimony

NYT: Congress Not Expected to Vote on Iraq Policy Before Recess

I'm not for Obama (or anyone else, yet) and don't want to invade Pakistan...BUT...

Caption this photo:

Man, 75, claims he was held 2 weeks after visiting prostitute

What's going on in Pakistan?

Congresscritter Steve Cohen Signs On To Gonzo's Impeachment Investigation!

Is IVAW Subversive? (Iraq Veterans Against the War)

Men who will not be president

How many republicans does it take to screw in a light bulb?

Feel the love, DU. Assuming you can get past your mental disorders.

OPEDNEWS: No rules for W's government.

House Energy Bill/Tell Congress No More Money For Nukes

Dozens of families poisoned by relief food in Iraq

The blanket answer which all BushCo appointees should use to speed things up...


My 19 month old nephew will be on Good Morning America and Fox Morning fighting for his rights!

Stephanie Miller arrested for arson

Juan Cole: Deadliest July Yet

Did we study body parts and their location at that fancy prep school in CT?

The Generals

Today is Mush LImpballs 19th anniversary. What can we do to make sure there is no 20?

Daily Kos down?

Now Who's "Bush-Cheney Lite"?

Report; Al Maliki Govt Crumbling, Sunni Bloc Quits.... LINK

Al Gore Talks Climate In Mexico

Only Liberals want the Draft

Debra Jean Palfrey on Alex Jones:

GOP facing another Dem wave in '08?

Obama proposes to spend $50 billion to reduce global poverty by 2012

Reason the Republicans are hiding from debating one another is because they look like a freak show

Ted Stevens probe is expanding...

You just wait, someone will make a movie about Pat Tillman.

Hillary's cleavage and Thompson's manliness

I had an idea this morning. Do the congresspeople in DC work for us or do we work for them?

O.J. rips Goldmans over If I Did It battle

Stevens asked to step down from committees...

The Scarlett Letter D


Copps, Adelstein Fires Off Memo to FCC

Tonight on Countdown

I need advice on ratting out my neighbors to the NSA.

Terrorist tancredo wants to blow up Mecca to deter terrorism.

76 senators have 'been to Iraq', lindsey graham asks, 'Have YOU been to Iraq'?

Corporal Pat Tillman didn't die by 'Friendly Fire', he was murdered by decree.

on dailykos, Obama confirms my fears, believes in GWOT, is for unilateral invasion of Pakistan

Who were the 26 U.S. Reps who voted to allow more pollution to go into Lake Michigan?

Has anyone here seen any articles on how the View is doing since

Senator Craig says FBI "a bit Gestapo like" in Stevens search

that surge is really working well, isn't it?

Opportunity for Obama supporters, should he become president

Cafferty's question. Should Congress get serious about impeaching Gonzo?

Vitter Escort: Palfrey Ran Prostitution Ring (Vitter a "favorite")

Vote 'em all out

Rep."l'll pay you $20" Allen sends e-mail to House members; can't comment on ongoing investigation

I'm back

Caption ths photo

Greek famous tourist area out of water - emergency status

SPYS, SPYS, and more SPYS: FBI has adopted a plan to recruit 15,000 covert informants in the USA

Democrats say additional money is needed for war (From surge to splurge)

The polar ice caps are melting and its our fault!

Sunni Arab political bloc leaves Iraqi government

50 Most Beautiful People on Capitol Hill (Pelosi is #4)

I think "probably" The greater move to destabilize the Kirkuk

3657 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Shuster's summary of the lack of credibility

How long until there are cheesecake photos on page 2 of the Wall Street Journal?

SWANSON: Gonzales, Pelosi, and the Survival of Congress = support for impeaching AG Gonzales

Joint Chiefs nominee is willing to revisit "Don't Ask Don't Tell"

A pic to caption

My neighbors are willing to give up some privacy freedoms.

Terrorists Infiltrate Second Life


Is what Cafferty just said about Pelosi true?

A letter from "Grandpa Cheney"

Anybody seen the vomity "National Review' ad on Cable?

Democrats Rush To Give Bush More Wire-tap Powers

PALAST: Busted & Crimes of The Times ... "after Bush was safely re-elected"

Abused adopted kids - why didn't anyone check on them?

Big Brother Has Unstoppable Online Spies

Political Potty Mouth WES CLARK JR. Hosts "Young Turks" this Thursday/Friday

Hillary to Dick: "Your Comment Have Me Wondering" About The Truth

Interesting analysis on economy worldwide....

There was "some activity" , An exchange with Turks in

Sorry for this dumb question about CEO pay...

Text of Censure Letter to Gen. Kensinger

Slate: Irrelevant Exuberance: Why the latest good news from Iraq doesn't matter.

Moore's Law, my take, in Europe, they investigate materials that


Barack to Party with Paris and Lindsay? Hillary Sashays into WeHo...

Drug Czar and DEA Launch "Counter-Insurgency Program" on US Soil

Pretty good summary aobut the Turkish part of the problem up

I want "Hurricane Insurance". (Local politics)

Families get help finding loved ones lost in institutions (CNN)

Another porn myth

OH THE HUMANITY!! Beer-Hauling Tractor-Trailer Flips On I-95

Rep. Earl Pomeroy.."Bush is a clown" video..

I just got a call from Hillary Clinton....

Buzzflash: Married to the Mob: Only Impeachment Will Get America a Divorce

Mortgage business blogger: 30% of all US mortgage activity has just been shut down

Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., On FISA Fix Proposal

What do you think about the war in Iraq - local paper wants to hear from folks :)

Terror 'Dry Runs': Not Really

Dow: Our Unethical Tests Show That Nerve Poison is Safe

Import auto sales top Big Three (

****** Official Tillman hearing - Thread #6 ********

? for anybody with a military background on Pat Tillman.

Mind-blowing, must-see pics representing US waste stats

The "I-reporter" on CNN is freakin' awesome

Woman describes childhood in polygamous household (CNN) {FLDS, Warren Jeffs case}

A Very Private War

Florida Voting Machines at Risk Test Shows - AFTER ALL THIS TIME!!!!

Why would the Dems cave in on the wire-tapping legislation?

I think the Democratic compromise offered to the WH on wiretapping had to do with foreign sources

Construction projects on and around bridge of late...... link

Turn to FOX News RIGHT NOW, Bridge collapse is HORRIFIC

Please help me rebut this anti-Canada health-care claim

US Cannot Account for 190,000 Guns, 135,000 Body Armor, 115,000 Helmets In Iraq

POP legend Sir Elton John thinks the internet is destroying good music?

Bad bridge collapse in Minneapolis near UofM

This is probably going to come down to one moment in time.


This can't be good. Russia Claims the North Pole

Bring 'em Home -- Get Fuzzy 'TOONs

*Two moons on 27 August*

College football and the Democratic primary

Police: Mom Bathed, Dressed Dead Kids

Citizenship checks strain trust in police [Immigration]

Bush is pushing for new surveillance bill after secret court ruling restricts existing program

WHO gets it?


Just on MSNBC - Live broadcast from Twin still on bus.

Democrats Propose Compromise to Expand Government Surveillance

Do we need a "Minneapolis Area DUers: CHECK IN!" thread?

Today's hearing on Tillman is reairing now on cspan2

Mythbusters, Tessla, and collapsing bridges

Can a non-donor DU talk Impeachment?

{Student} Loan Probe Examines Athletics ( {Andrew Cuomo, NYAG}

Fairly comprehensive article on construction vibration.... the do's and

Prosecutor to review AG reports on {NY} governor's office (

OK For all you Chicken Littles out there complaining about Obama on Pakistan

Dave Lindorff: Suddenly They're All for Impeachment...of Gonzales

US 'loses' 190,000 weapons in Iraq

Exploding steam pipes and collapsing bridges

Biden on Hardball saying Frustrated that House Doesn't have Control

Just took a survey from News and World Report

Too bad so may Minneapolis national Guardspeople are in Iraq

Outrage helps clerks who were fired for being robbed

Do you suspect the thugs responsible for this attack ...

Someone creates a Digg on the mystery poster, dubs him/her "Deep Modem"

KO is back on MSNBC - Live Coverage of Bridge Collapse...

35W Bridge Collapse: If you need info on loved ones, go to the Holiday Inn Metro Seven Corners

WOOHOO! Repuke Congress-wench, Heather Wilson, being PROBED (hehe) by House ETHICS Committee!!!

Letter scare closes lawmaker's office (Peter King)

This is the proven oil reserves in Iraq -

Minneapolis Bridge over the Mississippi River Collapses !

I 'll say this too -

KO is back on with more live bridge collapse coverage on MSNBC.

Reservist Wins Release From Active Duty After Asking Federal Court To Block Another Deployment

The Media Still Spinning (Says Hillary wouldn't talk to rogue nations)

Fascinating reading on U.S. Iran policy

Firedoglake: Why The Republicans Are Really Running From YouTube

Pile Driving on MN bridge per MNDOT

will the bush* regime be able to tie this bridge collapse in with the Iranian's

My follow-up to WAR!!!

Phil Kent said there are 16,000 Liberal think tanks undermining America!

It's times like this I miss Nightline.

I probably wouldn't be a big seller of the market in

NYT News Analysis: Iraq Snapshots Give 2 Views (About Surge Success)

A coworker has a friend that works for Halliburton.

Faux News on why the stock market went down

Iraqi civilian deaths climb 33% in July

Oklahoma soldier dies while on medical leave in North Carolina

Why the latest good news from Iraq doesn't matter

tds - very good tonight

PC WORLD: Diebold E-Voting Flaws Could Compromise Elections = FLORIDA

Poll about BushCo's enemies list...

Bush gives plum jobs to fundraisers

Lawyer Anyone??

Sunni Bloc Quits Iraqi Cabinet

Man Accused Of Battery In Exorcism Attempt Surrenders. Police: 22-Year-Old Beat Autistic Teen

Party Time - * and gang pics

(TOON) Steve Bell on Britain's new role in "son of Star Wars"

Cheney's Unmistakable Admission, He as good as admitted it. "I don't recall -- . . ."

A library bigger than any building (BBC) {The Open Library on the Net}

KO says some drivers on bridge may have been able to back up, warn others

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!! Malloy Lives!

Rising evangelical star Jason Christy leaves trail of fraud, associates say

Kudos to Kieth Olbermann for his level headed reporting of this tragedy.

Three important elections need your help this year. MS, LA, and KY need

We're never going away!

Is anybody else sick and tired of the war on terror?

It's not as bad when a woman does it...

Keith Olbermann covering MN bridge collapse SOLO. Hey, CNN? FOX?

Michael Savage floats possibility of a conspiracy by the Democrats to cause Roberts' seizure

NYT editorial: In Praise of Tap Water ("some of the best public water supplies in the world")

Our new mantra: How many more soldiers need to die to buy time for Iraq government?

What's up w/ Dell Computer Co ?

How to save television from becoming nothing but trash.

3659 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

MSNBC Reporting Waxman's Committee sent Federal Marshalls out for General in Tillman Coverup!

Leahy, once again, gives Gonzo another week to straighten out his testimony

Hillary is classic Hermione, Bill is Harry, Chelsea is young Lily.

Won't you please do this for OMC's wife and millions of other American women

Minneapolis Bridge Accident

Work-related question: is there still a way to get from Minneapolis to St. Paul?


ABC photos of bridge collapse in Minneapolis.

Danish troops withdraw from Iraq

How many of you are familiar with the terms "Maher Arar" and "Softwood Lumber Dispute"?

Saudis buy major supplier to U.S. military

Hey Minnesotans! Just heard on WCCO that Pawlenty is expected to make a statement in the next few

Texas Town Adopts Spanish As The Official Language

Katrina Revisited..

Where is the Minnesota National Guard

Should I just not post anymore??

Nixon-era pol (Elizabeth Holtzman) pushes Bush impeachment

Senate May End an Era of Cloakroom Anonymity

California: Crisis for poor as Medi-Cal funds end.

The Porn Myth

Did anyone else see the MSNBC scroll that said "Largest Sunni Bloc

House overwhelmingly approves Ethics Bill 411-8 approval

Rep. Foxx (R) blasts attorney general at center of Senate investigations

The bridge collapse is NOT terrorism!

New documents suggest broader White House involvement in replacing New Mexico prosecutor

Have IQ's suddenly PLUMMETED among certain DUers overnight?

FISA: Tell Congress not to give Bush more power

Greg Palast: Busted And Crimes Of The Times

On CNN: (((ONE TRILLION DOLLARS))) - The new cost of the Iraq war. I'm gonna be sick.

For youngest girls enslaved in sex trade, more woe

Can we use recently approved torture guidelines to get info from Bush people? Gonzo, Cheney, Rummy

Rep. Waxman (D) Says WH Concealing Details of Pat Tillman Death

If they're planning to stay in Iraq, they'll have to plan for a draft too

I am so freaked out...!

Hate Big Government? Expect more bridge collapses, steam pipes bursting, etc..

Capital Gains Tax

Gordon Brown for president

Sibel Edmonds, Russ Tice, and the illegal spying that congress has NO idea about

DOJ has used Espionage Act to go after journalists

HEADLINE: Iraq bill to top $1 trillion. Shrugging chimpanzee lets American infrastructure fail.

2001:'bridge should not have any problems with fatigue cracking in foreseeable future'

I'm done. Buh-bye DU.

Dallas, TX: Holy @$! My Conversation With an Old Southern Republican Bush Lovin' Mechanic (WOW)

Larisa Alexandrovna: Total Information Awareness Is Alive And Kicking

The Corporate Plan to Crush Black Resistance

Obama's speech today was hardly a gaffe.

On infrastructure failure

Barak Obama-Right Or Wrong

Faux news brings up TERROR in bridge collaspe

Neighbors cry foul as megafarms increase

'War in Iraq a War for Nothing,' West Palm Beach Mayor Says

Any engineers who can analyze this report on fatigue cracking I35W Bridge?

More bad news from Iraq - don't expect telephone calls

The Onion, two years ago.. Minnesota Too Polite To Ask For Federal Funding roads/bridges

What Hath God Wrought- The Good, The Bad and The Douchebaggery- Black Collar Crime, July 2007, C.E.

Roughly 220 announced or potential candidates are running for president

"Apple or PC"

Picture of I-35W prior to collapse (to get an idea what it looked like)

Would you consider investing in a company established to develop an OS for desktop computers?

I need to get this off my chest - Minneapolis is my home, even if I no longer live there.

Urgent blood donations are needed in Minneapolis, but screw you

Mexican Wal-Marts pay teenage baggers NOTHING!

Military members implanted with microchips

Minnesota bridge collapse...stills from video HERE.

Chairman Rockefeller Outlines Congressional Proposal For - INTERIM - FISA FIX

Why has the Bush admin. offered Saudi Arabia weapons sales when they're accused along with Iran

Now they're spreading the fear of bridges collapsing nationwide.

Go view and rate up this YouTube video: "THE FOX IS WRONG: Global Warming"

US navy cuts presence in Gulf region to a single aircraft carrier

Deep Throat 2

Daily Show: Rove subpoenaed after Leahy's balls grow three sizes - RawStory (w\Video)

DNC to announce plans to assess voting suppression state by state.


"Concessions To Democrats On NSA Wiretap Program Has Ruined Intelligence Gathering"

First Report::Dodd Stands Up To O'Reilly!

To lurkers without DU accounts help end the Iraq war. Please Send this letter to the GOP now.

Good fugging grief: Bridge collapses in Minnesota

Gonzales Admits Testimony 'Confusing' = "Leahy was not swayed."

SPYS, SPYS, and more SPYS: FBI has adopted a plan to recruit 15,000 covert informants in the USA

Help stop credit card banking abuse!!!!

You've got to be kidding me - "Senators to abandon '08 e-voting paper trail mandate"

U.S. troops death toll lowest in eight months

Reporter: Michael Vick would have been "better off raping a woman"

OH!!!! GOD!!!!!!

BUSH ADMIN Has Kept Secret-A Judges Ruling That Concludes-Spy Program Is Illegal

Have You Ruled Out Any Of The Democratic Would-be Nominees Yet?

Pacifica bellwether WBAI hosts long discussion on False Flag Terror

Why is there no live video of this bridge collapse?

Guys: Don't Fall For The Lie - Girls DO NOT Want Smart Guys!

O, Canada More Americans Heading North

Are Harvey Wasserman and Bob Fitrakis (election fraud activists) considered credible by DU?


Did Resonance caused by the vibration of a jack hammer being used cause the bridge to collapse?

Al From still feisty...says Lieberman too far right...but "scoffs" at antiwar activists.


Wednesday TOONS- Liars and Drunks

I love you all.

Edwards announces endorsements from NH environmental community

Edwards Calls on Congress to Block the Saudi Arabia Arms Deal

Edwards’s Campaign Tries to Harness Internet: "At the vanguard" is Joe Trippi

Romney, Edwards Lead Rivals in Iowa

After 30 Years, Edwardses Still Celebrate at Wendy's

Edwards: Gonzo must go

I have to give the Repigs credit in one area..

News Hounds: Cavuto Slams John Edwards in 9th Bashing Segment of the Month

Coburn (R-OK):The only way to reform ethics

ABC - Rescue Mission to Free 21 S. Koreans Underway in Afghanistan

How the Stevens Raid Proves Rudy Can't Win

Tonight's Anchorage (NBC) spent half it's time on Ted Stevens, oh.. and DU...

Campaigns Hunt Votes Among "Anxious Xers," "Angry Independents"

Are there two interesting hearings on this AM?

Anyone know if the Wilson's are going to appeal their civil suit?

"Cheney Predicts Progress in Iraq Report"

Bill Kristol urges invade Pakistan

Dixiecrats and Pseudocans not Republicans

Greensburg, KS: July Update from Kansas Mutual Aid

Who is this Idiot MICA from Florida,

Tell the truth, won't you?

Edwards’s Campaign Tries to Harness Internet (NY Times)

Things Not Getting Better In Iraq

The Rude Pundit: It Has Been Your Pleasure to Address the President

Chuck Schumer says the letter from M. McConnell "is no vindication of the attorney general,"

Obama might send troops into Pakistan as Prez

After seeing "Sicko" yesterday, universal healthcare is my #1

Who shot Pat Tillman, where is he at ? why is he not testifying

The Amnesia Administration

Edwards helps Virginia's House Democrats raise cash

911 was an airline security issue, not a terrorist issue.

Opportunity for Obama supporters, should he become president

Edwards to Barnstorm Across Iowa During 2007 "Fighting For One America" Bus Tour

What cracks me up ... quote from Chirac 3/18/2003

A poll concerning a recent violent attack against peaceful...

Edwards as Dean 2.0

obama a war monger. BUSH CLONE?? WTH?

Today Show Helps Frank Luntz Roll Out the Right Wing's Latest Hit Job on Edwards

Hartmann's caller just admitted that hate radio stations intimidate sponsors

Is Obama this elections Dean?

To all you Obama supporters

Actor's presidential ambitions are put on hold (Fred Thompson)

Letter from Senator Boxer, dtd August 1

Clinton Widens Poll Lead By Using Experience Card

Obama's Takes On Musharraf in Counterrorism Strategy Unveiled Today

Biden camp opens up dialogue at Dailykos

Edwards Blasts Cheney for Blindly Supporting Saudi Arms Deal

Flashback 2001: Clinton Let Bin Laden Slip Away and Metastasize

Leahy puts Southwick back on committee agenda

Dems say Congress to expand *'s FISA authority!

Ganging up on Ralph Nader [Nader 2004 lawyer uses "Democrat" instead of "Democratic"]

Tell Your Senator to Say "No" to Southwick (Alliance for Justice)

I took some action re: the splitting of California's electoral votes story

Obama book "reveals" that politician had early political ambition

Edwards Unveils "Building 21st Century Economy" Plan

Why Does the GOP Hate the Internets

myDD: "Who's acting like Bush now?"

Edwards pushes tax simplification plan; tax preparation industry ready for battle

Two actions: FISA and DRE

I like Hillary.

Your chance to appear in the Congressional Record

Clinton to Dick: Go Cheney Yourself!

Is Bill Richardson the libertarian choice for '08?

Deadline Wednesday, 8/1, to end voting machines in California

Unsolicited advice to Obama from a Hillary Clinton supporter


The Case for Clark 08: Best if Used before 10/07

North Dakota Democrats are *against* Impeachment???????

We already cross borders

Edwards plans 30 stops in a week

just for fun ... a Guide to DU

Mydd's Jeremone Armstrong: Obama's Pakistan plan is continuation of the Bush-Cheney doctrine

What about when Bush did it?

Moving Edwards up to #2. I don't think Obama is ready for prime time...

Bush has the same position as Obama on sending troops into Pakistan

Obama can't please any pundits there all saying he's wrong on Pakistan

troops into Pakistan??? have you lost your f*&king mind???

16 of 20 Repub Senators up for re-elect took Steven's money

Anyone see that meathead on Hardball call Michael Moore a "bozo"?

Times: 'Democrats scrambling to expand eavesdropping' ......... Why do the Dems hate America?

The reality of day labor

Bush-Clinton Fatigue Overblown?

Focus Area 16 (Actionable Intelligence)

Yearly Kos Convention in Chicago

Barack Obama welcomes Yearlykos Convention to Chicago!

Biden rockin' on Hardball right now

Guess which Democratic candidate scores highest on the John Birch Society ratings? (HUGE Surprise)

The UN Backs Obama Re: Pakistan

We have 16 I hear 17?

Why Not Promote World Peace?

Worth watching: SFRC hearing on Pakistan, July 25


OBAMA WINS BIG with his comments earlier today re Pakistan!!!

"Every serious person knows the United States won't invade Pakistan..."

Gawd, I am so embarrassed and so fucking sad and mad at the same time.

Hillary Clinton agrees with Obama on Pakistan

Politico contributor Terry Michael, former DNC secretary: Clinton Won Battle; Obama Will Win War

Sounds like Clinton and Obama in basic agreement on Pakistan AQ

Did you know......

Another reason to call your senators, especially if they're Repubs

Obama in 2004: "Might" invade Pakistan to destroy nukes if Musharraff falls; consider bombing Iran

NH House Speaker Terie Norelli endorses Hillary Clinton

I've said before that the GOP may end up being the peace party in 2012

Obama Ad Focuses on Special Interests

Tweety must be afraid to let David Schuster sit in for him

I have a Video for Those who are worked up over Today's Speech

Self delete.

More On The Mystery Poster

"Why Waziristan cannot be conquered"

Senator Jackie Cilley Joins Obama’s Movement for Change

Hypothetically, 'scooped up' calls of Americans, to be dealt with through 'minimization' procedures

African American Men for Hillary

Probe eyes money Stevens steered to research center (AP/CNN)

Like the Bush administration, do the Democrats think there will be no history books?

Democratic rivals in race to recruit bloggers

Why war with Pakistan will never Happen

Americablog: Obama Gets It

Where exactly did Obama call for an invasion of Pakistan?

Hillary on bin Laden in Pakistan: "I would ensure that they were targeted and killed or captured."

Obama is Unoriginal! Hilary is a Hypocrite! Edwards is ... too pretty!

Edwards on Pakistan and al Qaeda: "If they can't do the job, then we have to do it."

And the Republicans will hold their 2008 convention in St. Paul.

Ok...lets step back a sec on this Pakistan thing...

John Edwards agrees with Obama on Pakistan

Al Franken is safe! Whew!

"In the tradition-bound Senate, there was no public criticism of Mr. Stevens by Democrats."

Anyone catch the irony of the complaints we heard today about BO being called a "warmonger", etc.?

Did Obama have a Joe Lieberman moment?

In Fox News, Giuliani Finds a Friendly Stage


How about this for a slogan:

I get to see Hillary NEXT WEEK!!!!

Edwards pushes technology agenda (reverse 'most anti-science administration in American history')

Great RepubliKlan ticket: Giuliani & Gingerich

A Wager for Hillary Clinton and friends

Few would dispute the likely existence of a carefully maintained...

Political fallout during a violent day (in Iraq)

caption: Members of this Shiite militia wear white burial shrouds proclaiming their willingness to d

Analysts say Obama's plan for Pakistan could be disasterous (troops home, or just moved?)

Edwards on the Record (interview about energy and the environment)

Richard Clarke endorses Obama speech

JFK, The Exact Opposite of What We Have Now

Obama Pledges Aggressive War on Islamic Extremists

ARG: Obama ties Hillary in NH (31 all) and leads in SC (+4)...

Chris Dodd: Obama attacking Pakistan is "dangerous and irresponsible"

Massive lead for Clinton as Obama trails in US polls

Biden campaign congratulates Obama for allegedly disingenuous, "Johhny-Come--Lately" position

"It remains to be seen whether Americans can stir themselves out of their materialistic stupor..."

Attention XM subscribers: A new station to cover 2008 Presidential race

"Sunni Arab Bloc Quits Iraqi Government"

I think there is a misunderstanding here - It's not whether we go into Pakistan to capture Al Qaeda

Schumer: "......we renew our call for a special prosecutor with vigor." (re: Gonzo)

Any Constitutional Lawyers onboard? If Impeachment proceedings are started

New ARG Polls shows Obama surging in NH ans SC

Is Al Franken accounted for right now?

33 Congress Members for Impeachment

Edwards: “Giuliani is Bush on Steroids”

Kevin Tillman (Pat's bro) 10/06: The most powerful antiwar statement I've ever read!

Now Who’s “Bush-Cheney Lite”? (CommonDreams)

In Fox News Giuliani Finds a Friendly Stage

Biden No Fan of Obama's Pakistan Plan

34 Congress Members for Impeachment

Rove Immune? When Will This Stop???

If Bush invades Pakistan, you will all cheer?

Richardson: US should be tough but not "unnecessarily inflame the Muslim world."

Hired Guns at the Border? Senate Passes $3 Billion For Border Patrol/Blackwater Connection

Squirming GOP candidates bagging YouTube debate get backlash from bloggers on the Right

Hillary Clinton and John Edwards AGREE with Barack Obama's assessments on Pakistan

A Memo for the Democratic Presidential Candidates

Is something wrong here? A Marine corporal guilty; highest-ranking military officers lie

Rove refuses to testify on role in prosecutor firings

Hillary Clinton rejects unilateral US action in Pakistan

The War We Need to Win by Barack Obama

Raise your hands if you think we should let Musharraf knowingly shield Osama bin Laden, and refuse

Kenneth Star's Law Firm Gives Money To Clinton Campaign

I can never support a candidate who wants to expand the war

Obama, It's Over (Daily kos diary)

Kucinich- he's just bad on choice!

One Cool Magazine Cover for Vibe:

In June, Kerry addressed using the military to fight terrorism.

looks like Shaheen (D-NH) is going to run against Sununununununu

Pakistan to Obama: Don't use us to score political points; candidates should show responsibility

Everyone's upset because Obama announced his foreign policy on terrorism first

Senate passes Biden/Lugar resolution to send peacekeepers to Darfur

OBAMA, YOU'RE WRONG! ... Bush HAS Made America MORE Safe!

"We cannot hope to end terrorism by killing terrorists."--Dennis J. Kucinich

Barack Obama Vows To Kill Bin Laden, Conservatives (and Some Liberals) Cry Foul