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Archives: August 7, 2007

Chile's Workers Union Calls For Focus On Colombia

Back To The Fab 50s - Ed Naha looks at Globalization

Who’s Minding the Mind?

Tougher Rules Change Game for Lobbyists

Editorial: The Fear of Fear Itself (NYT)

Joe Lieberman Defends Speech to Fundamentalist Christian War-mongers

AFSCME Reveals Low Wages At Chicago's Resurrection Catholic Hospitals (CEO made more than a million

Spy on me, Alberto!

Congress creates wiretap catch-22 (Guardian)

Africa Command: Opportunity for Enhanced Engagement or the Militarization of U.S.-Africa Relations?

Beyond Disaster

Editorial: Haste makes a mess (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

HBO Airs A-Bomb Footage Kept from Media for Decades

3 killed execution style behind school

Iraqi government unraveling as more ministers announce boycott

Chile's Workers Union Calls For Focus On Colombia

AFSCME Reveals Low Wages At Chicago's Resurrection Catholic Hospitals (CEO made more than a million

Mexico and Brazil sign energy agreement on deep-water exploration technology

Pakistan among 5 organ trafficking hotspots

A Union Splits Primary Endorsements (endorse both a Republican candidate and a Democratic candidate)

Georgia says Russian jets dropped unexploded bomb

Judge Orders Release of Reports on ’04 Surveillance (NY)

Edwards Jabs at Former President Clinton

Mia Farrow Offers to Be Held in Sudan

Rangel and U.S. Democrat Committee Visit Peru - In Favor of FTA

Officers' Role in Christian Video Probed

Giuliani's Daughter Shifts on 2008 Pick (backs off)

Venezuela's Chavez lobbies South America

A bishop's run for president kicks off with small campaign rally

What is politics?

I LOVE this house!

Well, it's about frickin' time...

A finished my Presidential Traverse (Lots of Pix)

"BULLITT" CAR CHASE SOON AMC !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!..........n/t

What is your favoite news magazine? Economist, American Prospect etc.

Yikes, I bought apple juice made from Chinese concentrate

bumper sticker i saw recently..."Secondary Virginity...

What Music Gets You In The Mood? Brings Back Good Memories?

Music Publishers Join YouTube Lawsuit

I took my girlfriend to the hospital today for a lung biopsy.

"BULLITT" CAR CHASE SOON AMC !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!..........n/t

i`m not making this up----Christian Archie Comics.

Yellowtail - Please Advise

The Lounge Lizard Song (I'll betcha didn't know there WAS one)

Help. What was that movie on ABC Sat., nuclear war or something?

I'm going to go partake of a Craigslist "offer."

"You only get paid vacation time if you own the business"

Some jerk hit ME (a defenseless black bear) with his car today!

"Check, one, this thing on?"

I has sockses.

omg...130 cats at feeding time (video)

Monday night dinner threat..we had beef and asparagus stir fry

Gods I love the St Paul Saints - they are having Michael Vick chewtoy giveaway day!


Absolutely great lyrics in a song. I'll start with "Sunshine"....

who else thinks that this women looks like this one

Trashing lost-in-nj's house will not be as much fun as trashing matcom's house!

Please distract me.

I don't know if it is the political climate...hectic work schedule or what

GREAT Music video on YouTube

A video I just posted at You tube. The Assasination of Caligula.

It occurs to me

I'm back from my Craigslist booty call. Alive, semi-relaxed, and 100% intact.

RIP Lee Hazlewood ("These Boots Are Made for Walkin'")

Music: Noemi Liba style...

Do you have an OCC thing you do??

Is "gypsum" a legitimate building material?

Anyone else here play chess at Pogo?

I'm not a lawyer but I finished writing a legal brief tonight

Do you like my new avatar?

In my many-year'd tenure at DU, I'm not sure I've ever seen a Night Court appreciation thread

I miss black light posters and strobe lights.

My mind still seems alert but my body is telling me otherwise

Still Kicking

DFW DUers - please help save 8 kitties if you can!


Dr. Wayne Dyer.

Post a video to a classical song that gives you a chilly spine.

I hit a black bear with my car this morning.

I still laugh at spooge and dick jokes

Is "gypsy" a legitimate ethnic categorization

I just got my first tattoo: a "V" for Vendetta!

It's midnight and it's still 85 damn degrees outside

Now HERE is a fine product!

blogging anonymously

Tell us your latest reading


Oregon Canine Handlers & Their Dogs Win Acclaim

ILWU Planning October Antiwar Effort

T shirts on sale: Working Families Vote 2008

Rammstein Amerika

Olbermann FISA Segment: Alter - 'Insidious Encroachment' & 'Spinelessness'

Olbermann: America Is Arming The Insurgents

Market Meltdown

Wes Clark at Yearly Kos: 'President Bush, Quit Hiding Behind Your Generals'

Pittsburgh Police Taser

You Lie Through Your Teeth - The Senate

New Minnesota DOT Video: Moments After Bridge Collapse

Time: Hizballah's Christian Soldiers? (Must Read)

Independent frontpage: A good day for free speech

Nelson wants to know why-the Everglades are no longer listed as an area in "environmental danger."

White Light/Black Rain on HBO - anyone watching? It's about bombing of Japan.

AEI: Caught Between Its Likudist Heart and Its Corporate Head

"BULLITT" CAR CHASE SOON AMC !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!..........n/t

John GIbson on the wiretapping Bill

Over Six Months Into It, Do The Democrats In Congress (As A Group) Look Weak ???

The United Nations could ask Pakistan if U N forces could attack Osamas camp ?

Brown grows gray as siege drags on

Keith had a cameo appearance tonight on HBO's "Big Love" episode....

3677 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

I'm listening to Mike Malloy play the tape of Bush's speech with Karzai today....

I'm not saying it's begun, but the APPROVAL of warrantless spying says it's close - SILENT RUNNING

Please. Please allow us rational debate.

Hillary fans: Convince me.

Finally, someone gets the last shot in at the phone company

Who can tell me what's wrong with this Reuters story "Climate bill shaves $533 bln off economy"??

Okay, what's happened since 1 pm CST. I have two finals down and

I can't believe people continue to post articles that objectively and legitimately

SCLC and Michael Vick

"It could have been one of us"

Two observations re: RW'ers

"But the true genius of the plan was the fear.......

Remember the 79 oil embargo?? I have this peculiar memory.

Sidney Pollack has to withdraw from directing the film, "Recount" because of illness

Jena 6 tree cut down

Bill Clinton: WSJ Editorial Page Is ‘More Right Wing’ And Irrational Than Fox

Giuliani child draws attention as Obama supporter - WaPo

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Who says the neocons don't watch Michael Moore???

Time for Flynt and/or D.C. Madam to make another disclosure....

I am proud to be... er... Wait! Isn't pride one of the "Seven Deadlies?"

Please, anyone from Montana out there............

Our Democrats are coming home. Have you arranged to meet with yours?

Who speaks for America's evangelicals? - Great News For Dems

I've seen the lists of House Dems who caved on FISA

I am flipping thru channels- looking for the Steeler game and I

I think it's over....We have our first Official Dictator El Buscho

Today's experience with TSA and Homeland Security

YearlyKos Annual Bloggers Convention on C-SPAN NOW! -- Mike Stark is up

NAFTA Superhighway traffic tied to bridge collapse

Why is it so hard for politicans to do the right thing?

Is the sky falling?

A video I just posted at You tube. The Assasination of Caligula.

Iran arrests youth at 'satanic' concert

General Clark looks....

George W. Bush and his one pair of shoes.

BBC: 2 Russian fighter jets dropped 700 kilo bomb (unexploded)

Who has determined that Iran, N. Korea, Cuba et all are "our" enemies?

They've now closed our electronic border. They're building a fence. They now habeus our corpus.

KO on Big Love!

WP: The truth about Jeri Thompson

Bush and Boehner Meet Every Week Plotting Strategy but CREW Files Lawsuit on Boehner for Leaking !

Millions Of Dollars In Equipment At CDC Missing

Carlisle Indians, College Football's Real Pioneers

Remember when Dems had real leaders

So, what about this Tom Tamm guy?

Uniforms... in PUBLIC SCHOOLS!!!!!

Edwards "whored his wife's cancer as a fundraising gimmick"

CA ballot initiative 07-0032 could tip 2008 Presidential Election to the Republican

AF Charges Turn Woman From Rape Victim to Defendant

Minneapolis StarTribune: A reward for a hero

I support Rep. Hinchey (D-NY)

What was the result of the Leahy/Specter Habeas Corpus Restoration Amendement or Act?

CREW Files DoJ Complaint Against R. Leader Boehner For Illegal Leak = FISA Illegality Ruling

Why 'SOUTHERN POLITICS' is OBSOLETE (featuring "facts" and "data"!!!)

Chris Hedges: The war in Iraq is about to get worse—much worse.

FISA: What Isn't Electronic Surveillance?

"McFood" Better Than Food, Kids Say

Do you regret the sense of euphoria you felt on Election Night 2006?

Kabuki theater and the blue dogs

A Russian proverb....

Al Gore Attending Global Brand Forum This Week

Impeachment and the State Fair

Has anyone else had to stop watching TDS

Is there a time when Feinstein, my alleged Senator, hasn't let progressives down?

Children As Young As Five To Be Fingerprinted In Schools

Transgender patrons in bar bathrooms lead to lawsuit.

Chime in here if you love DU.

SEN. STEVENS (R-AK): 'Bridge to Nowhere' man leads GOP down scandal path

Post your worst case scenario political predictions here..What is the worst thing that will happen?

Turkish Commandos Inside Iraq?

This is not over now - and we are playing with WWIII here -

Hey Chicken Littles: The sky is not falling...really its not.

Ten troops killed in last two days; "How Fast Can the Troops Leave?"

Heads up-Wes Clark to be on Countdown tonight...

Malloy will rock the house tonight

Do you trust the govt. to keep us safe?

ok, assume I know nothing: explain to me the vote this weekend

We need a "tear down Dem candidates" forum

Reminder... Clark coming up on KO in a few minutes.

Obama Criticizes Clinton over Lobbyists

Dem leaders let the Poodlemaker look like a genius on FISA.

"Hillary supporters would like to let Osama go free" Is this acceptable to you?

RE: The republican straw poll.

Censure Resolutions Introduced

Why do you oppose the war in Iraq?

Money raised from the banking industry

"An American has no sense of privacy. He does not know...

Twin Cities Lawyers plan to defend protesters at 2008 Republican Convention

Which state is blessed with the best U.S. Senate duo?

Matthews: Hillary is pro-corporation, pro-interest group

I was about to leave the Democratic party this afternoon.


If we are counting on the cowardly Dems in Congress to stop the march to fascism

Clinton Takes on Predatory Lenders

George W. Bush Given Sainthood!

This is the worst pResidential election season I've EVER seen

Hillary Clinton fans: Convince me.

It Seems That The Dems Really Did It This Time.......

So... an Obama canvasser came to my house this weekend (in NH)

Matt Stoller: Hillary Clinton's Massive Error

Warrantless Wiretaps????

Iowa Paper Demands Single-Payer

I signed on to work in the Hillary Clinton campaign.

'Rock Star" Obama in harmony with US Allies

Which candidate do you prefer, at this point?

After viewing the brief Youtube video linked below, if you had known...

U.N.'s Global Policy Forum's assessment of U.S. invasion and

A veteran general hears echoes from Vietnam in Iraq

EDITORIAL: Don't forget us, Mr. President

Free Kenneth Lay............

Bridge Collapse Revives Issue of Road Spending: Politically-popular projects trump maintenance

I Don't know if Orwell Ever Predicted the Illegal Would Be Called the Legal, but...

Joy for protesters as Heathrow is denied 'mother of all injunctions'

The Failing

Eugene Robinson: An Ode to Privacy

Ouster by The People - OpEd

Who Hollywood Backs (With Their Wallets) in 2008

Getting Iraq Wrong

Terrorist cell too complacent to attack (Satire)

Independent UK: The Surge: A Bloody Failure

Katrina vanden Heuvel: The Divider (Rudy Giuliani)

Bill Scher: Progressive Energy Bill Faces Veto Threat

Myths of Mideast Arms Sales

BBC: Interpreters 'abandoned' in Iraq

Vote-machine makers profit from mistakes

Juan Cole: A surge of phony spin on Iraq

Burt Cohen: America Needs To Impeach

Keith Olbermann: Ask Hillary About...

Norman Solomon: A Lonely Stand Against War (U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee)

Does Obama Think Polls of Anti-War Sentiment Irrelevant?

A good perspective...

Lt. Col. Gian P. Gentile: In the Middle of a Civil War

Impeachment as Political Solution to Iraq War

Expanding Medicare best alternative to current system

This Time Martin Luther King Really is a Commie (Sorta) (by John Ridley at HuffPost)

Coleen Rowley: I Don't know if Orwell Ever Predicted the Illegal Would Be Called the Legal, but...

NYT: "Bridge Hero Gets Offer: Paid Tuition"

The Nation: A Gay Debate?

The Nation: Data-Mining Our Liberties

Pooping Yourself Skinny: Today's Pharmaceutical Lifestyle

Bush Still Wields the Threat of Terrorism

Bill Scher: HHS Hacks Plant Lies in Letters (re: Children's insurance proposals)

A surge of phony spin on Iraq ...... Juan Cole

Fear, Frenzy, and FISA-How the * admin has kept Congress locked in a Sept. 12 state of panic

Rove's Diary: Just Try and Stop Me, Coppers!

A Christian Nation?

A Call for Class Warfare

"Christian Embassy" (Pentagon)

Dixie Chicks Get ‘Checked Out’

Someone help me out here

Hillary Clinton: The GOP's Favorite Democrat

Nigeria knocks out Areva's uranium monopoly

Lula tour pushes Brazil biofuels - BBC

Oak Ridge cleanup a work in progress

Coca-Cola pledges to replace all the water it uses.

Jan - May 2007 - Omani Oil Production Down 5.3% YOY - Sixth Straight Year Of Decline - Gulf Times

Interview with Jean Laherrère (studies Peak Coal)

(Boston) EPA to approve dumping ban (boat sewage) - Boston Globe

Man trying to cure cancer thinks he found a way to burn salt water

An all-black Google homepage saves 750 megawatt-hours of electricity a year.(xpst)

British Authorities Confirm Second Cattle Herd Showing Hoof And Mouth Symptoms - AFP

Bill For UK Summer Floods Estimated At 3 Billion Pounds - AFP

UN Study - India On Track To Lose 18% Of Non-Irrigated Grain Production To Climate Change - PTI

Doubts Grow On Bush Climate Meeting: "Running Out The Clock" Common Perception - Reuters

Myanmar Admits At Least 96 Dead Of Dengue As SE Asian Epidemic Gathers Force - Reuters

Amphibians' Outlook Just Got Worse - Fungus May Now Be Endemic, Reproducing Sexually, Lasts 10 Years

Baucus Threatening EPA With Subpoenas Over Libby MT Asbestos Poisoning

United Solar Ovonics producing flexible solar panels at 58 Mw / yr

Traffic Cops In China Have Average Life Expectancy Of 43 Years - Guardian

Kenworth’s First Medium Duty Pickup and Delivery Hybrid Truck Delivered

Early 2007 saw record-breaking extreme weather: U.N.

Australian Olympic Athletes Urged To Arrive In Beijing As Late As Possible Next Year - AFP

Huaihe Still Filthy Despite 10-Yr Cleanup: 4.4 Billion Tons Wastewater Dumped Into It Annually

Crops Faltering In Michigan: Drought "As Bad As We've Seen In 25 Years"

Pollution Prompts Record Number of Beach Closings Nationwide

Puffin, Kittiwake Reproductive Failure In UK Sanctuaries Due To Starvation, Climate Shift

just saw "Crude Awakening" for the first time

Illinois and North Carolina Pass Renewable Energy Standards - Half of States Now Have RES Policies


FAS: India Gets a Deal

China can cut emissions without hurting growth: Gore - Reuters

Early 2007 Saw Record-Breaking Extreme Weather (Warmest Period Ever Recorded)

River dolphin is wiped out

Ooh! Look out! ChimpCo Vows Crackdown On Chicago-Area Power Plants Violating Federal Standards!

Wave-Powered Generators Deployed off Florida Coast

A modular solar home takes root

U.S. corn growers appear ready to harvest a record crop of 12.64 billion bushels

Abbas: Palestinians' daily lives will soon improve

Iran arrests youth at 'satanic' concert

New scandal hits Japan cabinet

Five more ministers quit Iraq's Cabinet

Roadside bombs kill 4 U.S. soldiers in Iraq

China Orders Better Pork Management

Fallen Houston soldier was almost home

City Is Rebuffed on the Release of ’04 Records (RNC & protest groups)

Roadside Bombs Kill 4 US Troops in Iraq

Georgia in Russian attack claim

UK soldier dies in Iraq shooting

Syria hosts Iraq security meeting, U.S. to attend

Iraqi policeman shoots dead three civilians, wounds seven

US troop levels in Iraq reach all-time high (nearly 162,000)

As British Leave, Basra Deteriorates

August Opens With A New Wave Of GI Deaths In Iraq (26 in One Week)

Troop Level in Iraq Reaches Highest Mark

AP Photographer Reported Kidnapped in Iraq

Sarkozy's holiday mood darkens after furious row in US

GreenStone Media Discontinuing Operations

Songwriter Lee Hazlewood dies at 78

More parties join Google copyright lawsuit

Second disease outbreak confirmed

US border cop charged with murdering Mexican

Heroin Found in Alleged Car of Top Afghan Border Official

Mayor (Daley) reaches labor peace with trade unions(campaign to win the Olympics proceeds)

Judge bans Navy from using sonar off Southern California

O.J. Simpson ordered to pay Goldmans over game (of knife-wielding assasssins)

U.S. troop level in Iraq reaches record high

Powerful Democrat (Murtha) Agrees to Block Disclosure of Intell Budget

'Tenuous' case exists for staying in Iraq : US analyst (Cordesman)

Most Decided Voters Oppose CAFTA in Costa Rica

Security firm owned by Rezko pursues contract in Iraq

Testimony ends in Padilla's terrorism trial

IAEA starts checks of stricken nuclear plant

U.S. triggers softwood test

Outrage after 91 Iraqi interpreters abandoned (UK)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday August 7

UK seeks Guantanamo men release

Fed Keeps Rate at 5.25%; Says Inflation Is Still Main Concern

Wrongfully Deported SoCal Man Found

U.N. Offers to Bolster Presence in Baghdad

US anxious to keep British in Basra

Iraq power system 'near collapse'

Times Select Wall Is Coming Down...

Facebook insults of customers spark sacking threat

Iraqi Kurds Approve Oil Law

Congressman Cohen to Co-Sponsor Bill to Impeach Cheney

Iraq's First No-Frills Airline Takes Flight (no Iraqis allowed)

Raul Hilberg, 81; scholar's views on the Holocaust attracted criticism

Telluride impeachment vote reaps storm

Shiite-Sunni Imbalance Intensifies in Baghdad (Shiites are trying to "cleanse" Baghdad of Sunnis)

Gore: Polluters Manipulate Climate Info

Airlines sue FBI, CIA over Sept. 11

26 U.S. Troops Killed In 1 Week In Iraq

China threatens 'nuclear option' of dollar sales

2 Charged With Pipe Bombs Near Navy Base

George Clinton - Dr. Funkenstein w/ Mothership

Theolonius Monk Quartet: Ruby, My Dear.

Sunset - Nitin Sawhney

Zero 7 - In The Waiting Line

VIDEO: Katrina Animal Rescue. (**Warning: Happy/Sad Video**)

View at your own risk.

The enigmatic Blank Post Of The Day 08/06/2007

Have you watched the Animusic dvds?

Hmmm... Not a good combination.

The REAL surface of the sun (pic)

Fela Kuti - Teacher Don't teach Me No Nonsense

Kid Creole & The Coconuts - Stool Pigeon

Majek Fashek - Little Patience

4hero - The Awakening

The Monkees - Porpoise Song (Theme From HEAD)

van halen runnin with the devil

The Chinese have the right idea

Whats the good word today??

Beatnik, Baby!

Check out this like action sculpture-"The Five Elements"

38 seconds of Pamela Anderson finding her talent peak

Fudge Packer Popped

Today's complaint...

Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover - Sophie B. Hawkins

Today is our anniversary, and I'm alone

Pillockry Place?

Anyone remember the special ingredient from this episode of Iron Chef America?

The word for tonight is "smegma" replace a word in any thread with "smegma"

Can't get enough of the Beckhams - now you can smell like them

Do you know that its possible to have the same person on your buddy list and ignore list?

honeymoon help please

You KNOW you spend too much time at DU when you

I hit a black car with my bear this morning

If you yell at foreigners they can understand English better

Granite Bay Boy Assists In Rescue Of Babysitter

Not who you like, but who has the best ads?

so...I have a job offer.

If my friends would keep kicking this...

Replace "smegma" in any thread with "baby batter"

An all-black Google homepage saves 750 megawatt-hours of electricity a year.

I hit a Chicago Bear with my car this morning

Between 4-7 pm. Free coffee and bondage!!

some word play

Van Halen, Roth to announce reunion tour

Zero 7 "Destiny"

Should my illegal work be made into art?

Zero 7 - Distractions

Should my illegal art be made into work?


Zero 7 "End Theme"

CLARA HILL / silent distance / video

Jazzanova - Soon

Things that are underrated

Sia - Breathe Me

should my fart work be made illegal?

Minmi Shiki no Uta (Live) Samurai Champloo

Zuco 103 - Treasure - Tales of high fever

Damn black bear tried to attack my car this morning.

Anybody else ever seen this epsode of CHIPS? May be the best TV show ever!

The Herbaliser - Wall Crawling Giant Insect Breaks

Quasimoto - Rappcats

Point To B - Prefuse 73

Jason Alexander as "Rovemort"

T. Biggums - Oh No feat. Dudley Perkins & Georgia Muldrow

Olive - You're Not Alone

average white band - Person to Person

Bill Laswell Axiom Sound System Musical Freezone 06 (part4)

Astrud Gilberto-Agua de Beber

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poem Thread, 8/6/07 Bonus (by request: Marty Hebrank)


ravi coltrane gary bartz eric gravatt part2

Doctor Who - The Dub Syndicate


Should my Kraftwerk be made illegal?

United Future Organization - United Future Airlines

Nevermind...I figured it out.

Anyone else love Zero 7?

Moloko - The Flipside

I should be illegal. Call me Art.

Kudos to the folks in Delaware...

Have any of you seen either of these movies: "Once" or "Evening"?

"Nothin' in my pockets.....I got nothin' up my sleeve.... I keep my magic in my heart..."

Propellerheads - History Repeating feat Shirley Bassey

Eddie Jefferson - Bennie's From Heaven

Sergio Mendes & Brasil '88 - "Águas de março"

How do you "check out" a charitable organization?

Level 42 - Lessons In Love (live)

Hey DU'ers, your help is needed!! Please read...

What just occured to me re: lolcats and Bush

B52's - Planet claire

Steely Dan - Kid Charlemagne (Live)

Frank Zappa - Live - Montana

Gift for a wedding shower?

Has anybody here seen my package?

Is Harpo Evil

Michael Franti and Spearhead : Time To Go Home

Did Gilligan have a rug?

Please DU my Urban Dictionary Definitions!

More, More, More - Andrea True Connection

Madlib - Slim's Return

I am in absolute agony here.

Youssou N'Dour & Neneh Cherry "7 Seconds"

They will all taste OBLIVION! Which tastes JUST like Red Bull... which is disgusting!

Here is a wild and crazy idea for a wedding reception that's wonderful.

I left three of my children in the car yesterday while I went shopping!

Another Poem

A Sonnet

Give Blood At The 'Saw IV' Blood Drive

The Official Lounge Caroline Giuliani Appreciation thread

Damnit! Just got a call from the college!

Damnit - I was never interested in having kids until I saw this....

I just hand wrote and addressed invitations to my daughter's birthday party, ask me anything!

should my art work be made illegal?

There can be only one.

I watched "Idiocracy." OMG!

Reading/Berks Co., PA DUers: help me with a baby kitten

General Discussion overload- I'm tired of the soup de jour!

Was Gilligan's hair dyed?

If somebody mumbles something to you in a (foreign language), would you worry?

I only had a FEW!!!!!

Cat stowaway

This is my new desktop picture.

It was inevitable, but I fear it nonetheless.

I'd be honored to be on any of you's Conquest List. (coolcopycat)

For my 20,000th post on DU....

I Have A Big Meatloaf

Moronic computer question

Job interview tomorrow

Dems sneak provision legalizing gay marriage into FISA Bill at last second

how much do i Love your moma?

MrScorpio's favorite piece of classical music, Enjoy

Stevie Nicks "Gold Dust Woman" - 1981

What is the very best Musical film ever made?

Was seemunkee's surgery today?

Hmmm...I understand that the Chicago Cubs are in the middle of a pennant race...

camel toe

Is There A Heaven And Hell Or Both?

Peanut Butter or Mayonnaise?

I have this friend who sends me porn.

Sigh. There was an 8 year old boy at the gym today.

It's probably bad that I thought this was hilarious

Fuck me! Cataract surgery. Both eyes. Sonuvabitch.

"Meatloaf" is the word for today. Modify a thread title to include "meatloaf".


So on Friday, I'm heading out to New Orleans for 3 1/2 weeks...

Humming - Portishead

Considering the life you've led, would you be better off if there are heaven and hell or no

Lounge vibes?

Woo-hoo. Back to the hospital. again.

Stupid questions about the moon

It is going to be 1000 degrees here today.

What constitutes a "good" person?

I'd be honored to be on any of you's Ignore List.

I'd be honored to be on any of you's Adore List.(lamecopycat)

Sleeping baby gives car-thief second thoughts

ABC's "The Bachelor" - why are all the bachelors (& bachelorettes) white


Presenting a school mascot even more bizarre than the banana slug!

I just avoided hitting a motorcyclist this morning.

They're coming to take me away...

Did anybody see the polygamist on Wife Swap last night?

Your favorite Little Tony jokes...

Did anybody see the "Meatloaf "on Wife Swap last night?

Man Charged With Selling His Employer's Domain Name For $200k

Did anybody see the "breeder" on Wife Swap last night?

I have not seen this wife-swap show, but I firmly believe that if they can show this on TV...

I'm baaaaaack!!!

Did anyone catch Andrew Zimmern and Anthony Bourdain last night?

Okay, which of you people is "trackfan" and

UPDATE: Thank you for the Lounge vibes...

If you're bored, go watch Grizzly Cam--live cam of Grizzlies catching salmon in Alaska.

Woman Robs Uncle Bob's Fudge

Police Looking For "Professionals" Who Removed Man's Testicles

Who do you love??!! - It's time for a George Thorogood appreciation thread


My apologies to the good sensibilities of loungers and mods

NYT: To Punish Thai Police, a Hello Kitty Armband

Fill in the blank: Is that a _________ in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me?

Is Oprah evil?

Woohoo! I can see again!

How do I know if a coworker is being friendly or flirty?


What is your favorite John Belushi film?

It's 3am. There's no way I'm going to work today.

So how do Ales in England differ from Microbrew Ales in the US

POST HERE: you know its hot when........

So...what was up with that Meatloaf guy, anyway?

Baby bobcat wanders into (Maine) auto parts store

Zero 7 - I Have Seen

Google shut-down my Gmail account... WTF?!?!?!?!

WHY THE FUCK does a CT Scan cost $4,069.81??!!!!11

I made the Good Eats recipe for MEATLOAF this week

New iMac

Is getting a lap dance cheating if it's from a stormtrooper?

The trick is to balance the other flavors against the hoppiness in an IPA

So i'm watching Showtime or Skinamax

What are the best foods you have bought at Costco?

"The Good Shepherd" WOW what a great film

R.I.P. McTuffy 1992-2007 You were all heart. You will be very missed.

how much do you Love your moma?

The National Zoo has a new baby anteater!

Suggestions about how to budget when your income is unpredictable?

How cute: we're getting mother/daughter pedicures today

Did anybody see the puppy mill breeder on "Wife Swap" last night?

Guys I know I am new the the DU but I really need your help

Your favorite kind of beer or ale

London: Whar I will Miss and What I won't miss

I'm rebuilding my myspace page and am begging my friends to come back.

Beat the Heat! Post your "cool" pics here!

Today in labor history Aug 7 includes my wife Marta!

Anyone familiar with ALTIG?

"Locked out workers, Fellow Unions rally"

Moderator Keith Olbermann has said he may try to catch the candidates “a little off-guard.” tonight

Episode 28 USW POWERcast!

Marc Ambinde: The AFL-CIO Support Card (who's endorsing who after tonight)

The blogger "labor union" that isn't

Huffington Post: Major Unions Set To Endorse -- But Will They?

UPS, Teamsters close to withdrawal deal

Washington Post: Dean Endorsement Weighs on Labor's Thinking


TIME: Unions Go Slow in Backing a Democrat (link added)

Hiroshima Atomic Bomb

Kimberly McFriendly Shakes Up The Republican Debate!

Leader by Whitest Kids- America after FISA

Obama AFL-CIO Video


Obama: A Working Birthday

Obama at YearlyKos

Republicans Laugh at Troops and War

Funniest video EVER!!!

John Edwards - Standing with Organized Labor (AFL-CIO Video)

Gonzo's New Powers

No Longer a Warning: This is Happening Now! WTF?!?!

We Will Not Be Silenced - Bush`s Joke re WMDS in Full

Sibel Edmonds. Everybody Knows.

Dennis Kucinich: 'I Am Mainstream' MSNBC - Aug. 7, 2007

Joe Biden An American President

THE NEW YORKER: The Black Sites- A rare look inside the C.I.A.’s secret interrogation program

Drunk Delta Connection flight attendant causes flight cancellation

"Kos Supporters In Chicago Were Missing In Action"

No Time for Tyrants

Shut Up and Sing

Some people complain

Presidential Reform Act

As Iraq Costs Soar, Contractors Earn Record Profits

I have demoted Firefox and shown Outpost Firewall the door.

"Gore: Polluters Manipulate Climate Info"

Meningococcal Meningitis in the U.S.

Vomity lineup on MSNBC Super Tuesday...

TV Guide: Keith Olbermann is Ready to Referee a Presidential Debate

Glenn Greewald will be on C-Span's WJ at 7:45. a.m.(est) talking about FISA!

Rich Suburbs Move to Democrats

Jane Mayer Building a Case That Could Be Used Against Cheney

Wanted: New Democratic congressional leadership

Mad Man Rivkin on WJ now

Where will this wiretapping madness lead?

Rethugs march in lockstep, Dems vote for job security, we all suffer

How soon until 'damned Democrats' turns into 'I Love Republicans"?

Free Kenneth Lay............

Is there a pill to prevent men from conquering the world?

Democrats Reaffirm Their Commitment to Voting Rights on 42nd Anniversary of Voting Rights Act

POLL: Are there enough limits on the government's wiretapping authority?

My LTTE on Bush telling children to "drop dead"

Must read LTTE in Boston Globe on wiretapping

Glenn Greewald on C-Span's WJour now. FISA bill is the topic

Barack and Hilary, why can't they just get along?

I have an idea...We need to be heard...

Same Agencies to Run, Oversee Surveillance Program - By Walter Pincus

More Shattered Glass For The New Republic (Baghdad Diarist Admits...)

Rethuglicans dodge Spanish-language debates

Train Halts to Replace Beer Tap, Appease Soccer Fans

We All Want The Same Thing (I Think) An END To The Nightmare

Bill Clinton: The WSJ Editorial Board Is Even More Right Wing And Irrational Than Fox News

The overthrow of FDR and the Permanent Republican Majority

UK asks US to release 5 from Guantanamo

Chicago Sun-Times: Olbermann factor boosts MSNBC

Judge ORDERS RELEASE of 2004 intelligence related to RNC protests

If they ignore us, they think their problems will go away.

All American Presidential Forums Contest (win trip to GOP debate)

They fomented chaos in Iraq with the overthrow, then flooded the country with U.S. weaponry

Holy Crap - Rush and Hannity are right.

Army Times poll: Jim Webb's GI bill improvements

A reporter speaks out about the Iraq war and news coverage

Publix offers free antibiotics

One of the most important threads in DU history is now running in GD.

Corporate style branding: First we lose our minds, THEN our democracy

A Good Question For ALL Presidental Candidates;

WJ: Do Democrats need to move to the Center?

TPM Muckraker: FISA - Communication Breakdown

Watch Zeitgeist, the entire movie here.

Keith Olbermann "had conversation" with CBS before they hired Katie Couric

Hiding In The Bright Light Of An Obvious Corner The Two Prepare To Pounce

As of this post, which will be my 9,997th since November of 2004

Olbermann factor boosts MSNBC

David Swanson Quoted In Denver Post Impeachment Article On Telluride

Giuliani backs Obama

Sibel Edmonds: Governments lie outrageously behind closed doors

Yay! I get to go see Glenn Greenwald today!

Powerful Democrat to block disclosure of intelligence budget

Kosher in Iran - must read!

Media brainwashinging: Even carrots taste better at McDonald's, kids say

I eat organically on a 20 dollar per week food stamp allowance

Have the You Tube debate details been worked out with Republikans?

New York TimesSelect content will be freed; Columnists, Times insiders lobbied for wall shut-down

Editorials On FISA: 'Unnecessary and Dangerous Expansion of President Bush's Powers'

Olbermann's "Countdown" grows: 5 years after his last full-time sports gig, he makes the news go pop

Edwards wins PDA Presidential Straw Poll at YearlyKOS Convention

I did not know Giuliani's daughter is an Obama support!

So who lost the 190,000 weapons in Iraq? Halliburton or Blackwater.

"It's as if it's their country, and we are guests staying here."

AFL-CIO labor debate tonight (Tuesday) at 7pm, MSNBC (presidential candidates)

Calling DU economists & others: I'm researching the rise of pro-free-trade shills in the media

Military: Soldier-essayist's allegations of misconduct in Iraq 'are false'

We need an International Corruption Forum

Karzai calls Iran a "helper" in the fight against terrorism

The new ethics rules are thougher than I thought. Here's a good

the people in Texas are not allowed to know what their bridge insp. reports say

"Move to digital hits Warner Music" - BBC

head of coal company in utah mine accident

What is the best response to the "Bush listens to his generals" line?

I'm sure Murtha has a logical explanation....

Karzai characterized Iran as "a helper"

Zimbabwe: Mugabe enacts law to spy on phones, 'net, mail

Iraq VP accuses PM turning a blind eye while Shiite militias drove Sunnis out of their homes

On public radio an announcer said Alaska was predominantly Republican.

Iowa Straw Poll Voting Machines in Question

So where do we as a nation stand with freeing ourselves from the moron*

Unprofessional Right-Wing MD Attacks Larisa Alexandrovna, Misrepresents Her Comments

Brad Newsham's report on local meeting w Barbara Lee re impeachment

What do we Do Now? Some Hints--

I think this is a joke

deleting for irrelevance

My family got some good news. My nephews wife does not have to go to Iraq.

a letter from Canada - Good Night America

Who Should Be Speaker of the House?

BLACKS SAYING NO TO ENLISTING: Iraq War Causing Major Drop in African American Military Service

Bridge Survivor Jailed for Abusing 2 yr old

Federal government seizes control of Miami-Dade Housing Agency

How to make Pakistan’s military ruler, Pervez Musharraf, the best dictator he can be?

Why did industry front group "National Consumer Coalition" allow their domain to expire?

Rev's Trial For First Amendment Recitation Begins

AFL-CIO Dem Debate Tonight 7 EDT --Perfect Venue For Edwards To Shine!

Funny commentary on Faux News by The Chaser

Who's the Randite asshole on with Thom Hartmann?

US loses more AK-47s in Iraq than Chavez bought

Market Meltdown - analyst on MSNBC tells truth about Bush war & people losing homes!

Judge bans Navy from using sonar off Southern California (save the whales)

Iraqi Christians were safer under Saddam, says Vatican official

Cheney Protested In Albuquerque: "Cheney is a war criminal, a mass murderer..."

CEO of Murray Energy (mine collapse) bashes global warming discussion at presser

Where can I find details about the Ag. Bill that caused chaos (voting) in the House?

Gore: Polluters manipulate climate info

"Get off the phone, you crazy nut" - Giuliani keeps combative style in check

poll shows growing support for Iraq war policy----AS-- 26 U.S. Troops Killed In 1 Week In Iraq

What Really Happened In The Middle East!!!

Truth Be Told

20 percent approval? Pffft...Mandate Man marches on

Veterans’ Rare Cancers Raise Fears of Toxic Battlefields (the other DU)

Let's never forget what Judge Anna Diggs Taylor said:

Reaction to one pill of melatonin

Official AFL/CIO debate thread: Keith Olbermann moderating live-thread 5

banks no longer want to lend money to corporations

Mexican Now Richest Man In World

It's easy for soldiers to score heroin in Afghanistan

Just heard an interesting idea on MSNBC, Candidates who opt out

A Red Play for the Golden State in 2008?

George W. Bush -- The Pygmy Tyrant

Tough-Guy Ghouliani & Flippity-Flopper Romney still scared of YouTude Debate

My comment on the lone Republican at the NAACP makes it to print

Can the Representatives and Senators who signed Bush's FISA revision be sued?

Court: State Wrong to Stop Vote Swapping

Most PTSD Cases Under-reported, Under-diagnosed

Gen. McCaffery: Congress should use Constitutional powers to protect the military

News from the Onion -- Spying OK'd by Dems?!

E-mail from Sen. Leahy-am I supposed to feel better? Why doesn't

Gonzo on cspan is this a repeat??

Fed Announces NO Rate CHANGE (Editted Title)

Survivor of 35W bridge suspected of child abuse

US lender files for bankruptcy (American Home Mortgage)

Toles TOON: Oh, Snap!

Condemned killer holds modern record for delays with 7 reprieves

Mayor's Wife Pleads No Contest To 2 Offenses

"The Democrats keep complaining and whining about intrusion or privacy and all that"

Four more ministers withdraw from Maliki's crumbling Cabinet

Controversial 'Green Card-Illegal' T-Shirts Sold In Fla. Stores

Dupe; pls. delete. nt

So Jesus says to God,

Alaska thanks you

Bush's Lies About Iran Are Getting Bigger and Scarier

Russian Fleet Worries Israel

Who's More Facist? WE'RE More Fascist! Cheer, Everybody-Raw Story

Bush down to his base of support

Canadian province may begin vaccinating girls for HPV this year....

Deniers Sending Out Another Clone To Attack Al Gore

Matthews (Tweety) decries poll results he doesn’t like

Cramer about to meltdown again I think...CNBC now. Fed

Randi just said "I know something" about the 6-month sunset on the spy law.

Handyman Admits to Killing Oakland Journalist

Women's Equality Day, 2007 - A Proclamation by the President

Starr Shepard's MySpace profile: Giuliani's mistress or obsessed fan?

U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller: US winning in Iraq

Losing track of guns, losing track of Iraq?

Remember when Judge James Robertson resigned from the FISA court?

Think CSpan2 is trying to make a point rerunning Gonzales' hearing of 4/19 now?

Liz Winstead on The Guy James Show at 4:05 eastern

Border Patrol agent faces trial on second-degree murder charge

Army expected to meet July recruiting goals

Bill authorizing Army Corps water projects hits roadblock (Infrastructure...)

"Female airman charged after refusing to testify in her rape case"

Take a guess which country supplies most of known suicide bombers in Iraq

Pelosi Statement on 50th Anniversary of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

AL GORE IS ON OPRAH NOW - 4 P.M. TUES., 8/7!!!!! n/t

Lindsey Graham: Another Hater Fan Sign Fan

Group's Estimate of Iraqi Deaths to Cross One Million

"There is simply no basis for trusting this Administration..." (Kennedy on FISA)

U.S. environment activist is freed, Quito, Ecuador, Sea Shepherd Conservation

Millions of refugees flee fighting in Iraq

Jonathan Alter on Randi Rhodes right now.

Three of the trapped miners are Mexicans

In his Sunday Address Bush is going to order Congress to give him some more FISA power

French and American attitudes toward government: some observations and questions

Don't Be Republic-Conned* or Buy Into The Myth: America Isn't Conservative

U.S. tours food, import sites in safety drive

Ah Ha! So THIS is Why Gonzales Smirks So Damn Much >>

Taliban stages rare, direct attack on U.S. base

So, how's that surge working out? US troop deaths jump up.

Uncensored News Reports From Across The Middle East (video; over 18 only)

The ACLU repsonse to the FISA sell-out

Remarks of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold On the FISA Legislation Debated by the Senate

7pm-8:30pm ET) AFL/CIO Democratic Presidential Candidates Forum.

Police Stop Man Who Attacks Murderer In Courtroom

A Look Back on the Successes of the 110th Congress (Sen. Blanche Lincoln)

Chairman Rockefeller outlines congressional proposal for interim FISA Fix

Statement of Senator Feinstein on the Senate’s Vote On the FISA Act

Disbarred Attorney from Marshfield, Mass. charged with stealing more than $1 Million

Global Warming 101 with Al Gore-- Oprah -ABC- right now on todays show.

Could the government prevent coal mine accidents?

Soon the soldiers broke into open mutiny.

What is Happening in DC Sept 15th....

Google this: Chris Matthews+Hillary Clinton

Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) Introduces the No Child Left INSIDE Act

"You Work For Us Summer Tour"

A moment in the Simpsons movie that perfectly crystallizes the Dems' spinelessness

As far as I am concerned, Healthcare NEEDS to include medical, dental, optical and psychiatric care!

Dread concerning bush's last few months in office.

Pelosi: In Our New Direction, We Have Kept Our Promises to Make Progress for the American People

LURKERS with no DU accounts: We can force Bush and Cheney to resign with a no confidence vote.

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Tue 8/7 - last laugh

Why is the owner of Crandall Canyon mines

Maybe we the people

Tuesday TOONS: We know it even if they don't

Before the Fear Campaign Starts… (I think I am missing something here? from 3/28/2007)

Payback EU-style (yes, payback is still a MoFo).

This is why George Bush remains in charge:

OK, I have a question, what the fuck was wrong with the old way the FISA court worked?

"The Fourth Amendment generally forbids the government to engage in wiretaps..."

Huffpo caption links to DU-- DeepModem Mom's thread

Democratic Caucus - New direction for America (Anything missing?)

TOON: This Modern World--what Dems relationship with Fox News should be

Keith Olbermann: Ask Hillary About...

DNI chief promises Congress openness on FISA

Statement of Senator Feinstein on Letter From Director of National Intelligence Detailing Privacy

Rep Steve Cohen and Bruce Fein drafting Articles of Impeachment againt Gonzo

OPrah promoting Inconvenient truth -right now. Gore one --lots of slides

If people have already made up their minds about Hillary, then why her changing poll numbers?

New Orleans political blog: New Vitter rumor.

Hospitals are shutting down burn centers

Doom and Gloom? Not me.

1996 Article Shows It Was Democrats (Conyers & Schumer) Who Wanted To Expand Wiretapping (Talk Left)

Angry African Reaction to GM Seed Industry Arrogance

More In Congress Work To Repeal 'Dont Ask Dont Tell' Ban

Lou Dobbs heart Bob Murray (Miine owner)

Why are CNN and Fox doing positive stories on Hillary?

What time is the debate tonight?

Under the new FISA law, can * eavesdrop on calls made to help desks, etc. located overseas? n/t

Meanwhile in Afghanistan... " Taliban attacks U.S. base "

Sidejacking' Tool Unleashed

If we were to form a new party

Baby Einsteins: Not So Smart After All

Tonite, who will the victor be?

When Does the Sun Set on Warrantless Surveillance? (hint: Iceland)

O.J. Simpson ordered to pay Goldmans over game (of knife-wielding assasssins)

DU Legal Eagles: Will any of the fired attorneys file wrongful term suits?

Barack Obama Meets Sister Souljah Courtesy of the Clintons

The struggle for Iraq's oil flares up as Kurds open doors to foreign investors

Wash. Post: U.S. Official Says British Forces Failed in Basra (or, how to win friends)

Suggestion to Mr. Murray, owner of the Utah mine: step away from the microphone

All in all, I'd say DU is sedate compared to this time in '03

the first DEM Pres. Forum (post)

Getting more depressed as I wander through Dem's websites in the house...

Freepers! Explain how Saddam could have moved the WMDs!

The DCCC called today ...

Greenwald: New FISA Law Means Admin ‘Can Listen To Every Single International Call That You Make’

Official ALF/CIO debate thread: Keith Olbermann moderating live


Mikulski Statement on FISA Reform "We belong to the red, white and blue party"

Official ALF/CIO debate thread: Keith Olbermann moderating live-thread 2


Reid Statement On Senate Action On FISA Legislation

Extreme Weather----all over the Globe: nbc even news now. Good report

Violent Video Game Ban Overturned

Official ALF/CIO debate thread: Keith Olbermann moderating live-thread 3

Al Franken Gaining Ground In Minnesota Senate Race

I'm watching Al Gore on Oprah right now

Cable News Obama hit squad is in full effect but no one ever said the hero's journey would be easy.

Official AFL/CIO debate thread: Keith Olbermann moderating live-thread 4

I still love America

Iraqi escapee back in town - "Escaped" from Green Zone prison last month

Hey, KO, get the AFL-CIO to invite the Republics to one of these forums.

Official AFL/CIO debate thread: Keith Olbermann moderating live-thread 6

Can someone explain what Kramer meant about Schumer and Hedge Funds.

If NBC is smart

I frequently make and receive overseas calls. Most of us do.

Republican or Democrat? You decide....(just makes me SICK)

" Wiretapping powers expanded" - Msgbd replies - "Richard101, you are a first-class Dick!"

Senator Bob Casey Statement on FISA Votes

ART: Bible interpretation, No. 1 and 2

Five Fort Richardson soldiers die in one week.

Republic of Georgia claims Russian jet fired missile at Georgian Village near Tblisi

Scientists, executive clash over quake

Pakistan’s ambassador to US: "Nobody knows" where Bin Laden is located

Can someone explain to me the outrage towards Democrats over FISA PLEASE?

Did Bush just repeal the Fifth Amendment? [Another Executive Order 8/2]

RE: FOIA -- "Thank you again for helping me..." - U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy

My Visit to Diebold in Texas...

U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee's Lonely Stand Against War

If you're missing the AFL-CIO debate and have XM.

Well, I went through all the (D) senator websites and looked for/posted FISA statements

CCR to challenge NSA Domestic Surveillance Program in Federal Court, San Fran, Thursday

Caption Mrs. *

Pretzel Necklace! What a fine accessory.

Yeah! Screw the Constitution!! TOON >>>>

Hey guys need your help

Tony Snow on NBC News - interviewed about his cancer

NYT editorial, FEAR OF FEAR ITSELF: Instead of caving, Democrats should address voters as adults

is the min wage increase having intended effect?

Navy divers join Minn. bridge search

Conservative and Republican Voices Against President Bush’s NSA Spying Program

Gotta love it!!! From the Onion...

HBO Airs A-Bomb Footage Kept from Media for Decades

Colombia suffering from unionist 'genocide'

Stop calling the American right the "center"

Tell me what comes after a trillion? What's the next -illion?

POS Lindsay Graham: new moran in training

Skull & Bones - Deer Island - Anyone know much about?

Mistaken Identity: Woman jailed for nine days

I have watched the evolution of Bob Murray all afternoon

Very Hard Truth -- If You Want To Live In A Free Society Some People Will Die From Terrorist Attacks

If my employer did this to me, I would have no recourse

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

Angry Homeowners Take to the Web (Business Week)

Rush Holt: "They Said-If You Go Home & Something Happens-We're Going to Say-Its Your Fault"

China's decreasing female population

can hiLLary supporters defend what she just said

Capitulation - Petition FISA

She told me she kinda hopes she would get deployed again...

Al Gore To Announce Presidential Run In September

Bankruptcy bill set to pay off big for creditors and corporations

Utah mine owner called Hillary "anti-American," and other gems (SL Tribune)

Matt Stoller: Response from the ACLU: Blame Pelosi

Pat Buchanan was guffawing over the fact the Dems were clamoring to impeach over wiretapping but now

I have met Bob Murray (the asshole mine guy)...


In Dusty Archives, a Theory of Affluence

Help -- my stepson's older cousin wants to enlist/Naval Reserve

Fred Thompson Right Wing Extremist STOLE My Video I Made For The Bridge Collapse & Edited The Audio!

In light of these kind of poll results linked below, here at DU...

Poll concerning a news item about James Miller...

Global Warming Is A Hoax*

The Independent frontpage: Extinct

If you missed John Pilger on DemocracyNow! this morning,

How many days does Bush have left in office? I don't give a damn, withdraw the troops!

Bush Administration and Britain trying to force UN to clean up THEIR mess in Iraq

Bumperstickers I absolutely HATE

In ONE WEEK (give or take), my brother will be in Iraq AGAIN!

How the republicons plan on stealing 2008

I can say this til I am blue in the face, I understand.

Just got home from the dentist. No insurance. Doc wants $2865.

Ann Telnaes TOON: Weenie Boarding

Utah mine owner: Gore is the "shaman of global goofiness". History of poor safety conditions.

The Only Democrat I can stomach

Harold Ford, Martin O'Malley think Bush is on the rocks, plan to "capture the center"...eeek

Will Durst: The center left, right?

Any thoughts on the Pods Emergency Shelter?

My 10,000th post: 8 years ago today the best woman in the world married me

A quick translation guide for dealing with DLC candidates

Which '08 Candidate Will Restore Our Constitution?

Grass Root Soliloquy

Doonesbury -lobbying on behalf of dictators

Steve Cohen (D-Tenn) calls for Cheney's removal

"A surge of phony spin on Iraq" and "As British Leave, Basra Deteriorates"

You can't touch this.................

Who is at this point saying 'Fuck it' to the credit card bills

Chertoff's gut

Zionists love the NY Daily News chief

Who could have foreseen this!?

Before I call this NYT writer a liar, help me confirm this

Another Nail in Maliki's [ aka Bush-Condi Coffin, as Iraq's Government Continues to Fall Apart

Bush levels dubious Iran nuclear arms charge (AFP)

FBI: No hard evidence connecting Bin Laden to 9/11

Giuliani's daughter jumps onto Obama bandwagon

Some observations on the Edwards campaign.

OK, You're in a public park late at night

With all the outrage over the FISA bill, I sure hope the leadership is listening

Abu Ghraib whistleblower's ordeal

Nader vote-swapping is a farce.

Ailing Senator Returning Home to SDakota (AP)

Hey Bob, we don't like you either

Blog For Democracy on Hillary: "She Looks Like Success."

DailyKos: Mrs. Clinton Biggest Loser in Convention Debate

Three more members of Congress have signed on to impeachment

to put this in a nutshell: Gonzo decides if its legal to wiretap

Obama: Part Hawk, Part Dove

Labor to Hillary's pollster Mark Penn: Sever connections to his PR firm or leave Hillary's campaign

It's Not Over Until the Fat Lady Sings :

heard anything about U.S. militia groups lately?

YearlyKOS Bans Impeachment Forum

lobbyists are people just like

MISSISSIPPIANS - Get out and Vote Today

Kucinich will answer questions on MSNBC at 9:00 a.m. ET

Why Do We Suck? and Other Questions Political Journalists Asked: "My readers know more than I do."

Clark comments on Hillary/Obama foreign policy spat.

TPM Cafe: Iowa Senator Tom Harkin Sides with Obama on Nukes

Boston Globe: YearlyKOS "whitest group they'd ever been in."

Hillary tied with Edwards in lastest North Carolina Poll...

Reaching out to cell phone only users

Just Purchased - Any Suggestions?

Congress' efforts to kill the Impeachment Initiative

Does anyone NOT believe Guliani threatened his 17 year old daughter? Read this!

What Really Happened In The Middle East!!!

Georgia: Clinton 35%, Obama 25%, Edwards 17%

Smarter Trade that Puts Workers First - Edwards' speech in Iowa (transcript)

Warren Buffett To Co-Host Barack Obama Fundraiser In Omaha

Re: Chicken Littles: The Sky is not falling ...really its not

Woo- Hoo! I'm going to the Dem's Forum tonight in Chicago..

Campaign payrolls in the early states

Sen. Obama finesses his lobbyist ties. Is his attack on Clinton hypocritical?

Don't Blame Us, Mr. Kinsey!

Biden has balz -

"Obama has a fan in Miss Giuliani" - fine!

Help me out, here. what was the use of a democratic majority in Congress?

CNN: Labor still has clout in political arena

Obama: 4th Candidate to Walk the Walk

Democrats to focus on labor at forum

Missouri: Clinton 40% (+10), Edwards 22% (+5), Obama 15% (-3)

New Cook/RT Strategies Poll: Clinton 43% (+8), Obama 23% (-1)

Americans do know that Hillary and Giuliani are supporters of Bush's Iraq War, right?

Bush Down to His Base of Support (AP)

Poll Suggests Hillary Winning Foreign Policy Arguments With Obama : Clinton Embraces Subprime Reform

Anyone got a link to the 41 congresscritters that voted for FISA?

Ghouliani: Only I can beat Hillary Clinton, predicts Hillary/Obama ticket

Chicago Tribune: Democrats debate; unions delight tonight

Bloomberg: Edwards's Stance on Trade May Attract Union Support

State AFL-CIO confab in Waterloo to host six presidential candidates Aug 15

what channel / time is tonights debate?

Survey of Public Attitudes Makes Kucinich the Runaway Leader on the Issues

I Am Just Mystified - what power does Bush have over people?

Do you still have a land-line phone?

Obama explains what he said about Pakistan

Senator Dodd was 110% right what he said about poll numbers

R. I. P. ~ Ron Paul

Is tonight's forum/debate available online?

MSM already reporting that Hillary won tonight's debate

No Gravel in the debate tonight?

Clinton aide's PR firm is under attack

It's No Longer the DLC's Party

Dissecting an Anti-YearlyKos Op-Ed...And What It Means For Liberals

I despise Chris Matthews! He just dissed Dodd ~ in a big way

Gore versus Clinton on corporations

Georgia: Clinton 35%, Obama 25%, Edwards 17%

NAFTA myths and bill Clinton

Failure to Stop Bush Is Not a Victimless Crime

DK at the Debate (hilarious!)

MSNBC not going to stream to Linux boxes


I can't watch the debate tonight...

Biden... LOL

Dodd On Bloggers And Fox News: "You Scare The Hell Out Of These Guys"

OBAMA...Dem Presser w/Keith! Kill...Kill...Kill Mushariff....Kill! but I don't Mean What I say!

Clinton get booed for disagreeing with Obama on

I'm at the AFL-CIO forum checking in

I'm coming out.

On MSNBC, Chuck Todd reports Bill Clinton tells friends he could not get Dem nod today because of

Will African-Americans bolt if Hillary doesn't choose Obama for her VP?

Spot The Inconsistency

Dems Prove Incompetence Rivals Malice


I am SOOOO EXCITED about Keith moderating the debate tonight!

Lindsey Graham gets his turn with the "Obama Osama and Chelsea's Moma" sign

Edwards Statement on President Bush's Threat to Veto Hate Crimes Legislation

'Pinstripe brigade' is hard at work planning to defend protesters in 2008

Ok...Hillary is rather impressive...

If you are disgusted with the Democratic Congress, here is one thing you can do

California: Hillary at 51% in latest poll...

Pervert Allen says he offered bj because he was afraid of black men

DUers ask for three sets of missing documents on Iraq

Obama: I never called for invasion of Pakistan or Afghanistan

Beware of the fake anti-war campaigners

With regard to the linked news item below, which statement would...

Democrats happy to let Gonzales dangle, keeps focus on Chimpy and his blunders for 2008

Okay Gore Supporters....Remember when Move On sponsored and aired Gore Speeches?

Daily Kos: Why Edwards will be the Nominee (by Ashami)

Great letter by Sen. Kerry to the WSJ about Vietnam & Cambodia

The Clinton Coronation crap is getting assinine

The Bill of Rights for Dummies

I'm interviewing Henry Waxman Tomorrow: Any questions for Henry?

I say next year we have a DU gathering at YearlyKos

When will Edwards drop out of the race ?

For those who think Chuckie Hagel is such a good guy...

Edwards completely wrong on lobbyists

Um...Obama, Canada does not have a president. It has a prime minister (another gaffe?)

An Important Notice for RFK Jr. Supporters

When will the population of the USA be considered as overpopulated?

Kos: It is no longer the DLC's party