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Archives: September 29, 2007

Overcoming a Veto and Helping Children

British Govt being sued over Al Gore's movie in schools

are gnats like proxies?

Fond Du Lac man stealing toilet paper...

I was Conceived 50 Years ago this Week!

are you now or have you ever been a member of the communist party? I'm QUITE DRUNK right now...

Balloon Jesus

Under the sea

Letterbox or Pan-And-Scan?

Favorite song by The Cars

Are there any other Neil Hamburger fans here?

Who was your favorite Star Trek captain?

Quiz Time! How well do you know your rock bands' names?

You know what I really like about the edit function?

Most annoying Star Trek character...

My Husband, Life long Dem, Just Announced he is thinking of Voting

Radio Lady Previews: "Camelot" with Lou Diamond Phillips in Portland, OR

Springsteen Slams War & Bush Policies on Today Show

Calming down or merely shutting up news?

Freepers Furious That Dobson is "Arrogant" (calls Fred T not xtian enuff)

Krugman -- "Hired Gun Fetish"

Saddam Hussein signalled that he was willing to go into exile as long as he could take $US1 billion

Has anybody seen the Movie NEXT with Nicholaus Cage

Bolivia President Morales: Down with capitalism; move the U.N.; give Iran a chance

Rudy the cowboy, anyone?

US Beach erosion forces officials to search for alternatives to sand

Attack on Iran Said To Be Imminent.

Kucinich 'seriously thinking' about forcing vote on Cheney impeachment

Two-thirds of ''Millennials'' Are Less Likely To Join The Military

Sen. Larry "John Boy" Craig Will Remain in Senate Until Judge Rules

Ellsberg Calls for Actions to Prevent War with Iran

Peru trade deal out of committee 18 to 3....looks like it is set for passage.

What do you want to ask Biden?

SLICK! Senate links hate crimes to defense bill...

British Govt being sued over Al Gore's movie in schools

I am proud of my results on the Political Compass

For those who missed it...Gravel bringing up the L/K amendment on Tuesday's debate.

Thank you mods. n/t

Green energy meets jobs (the headline does not say it all)

Congressman: State Dept. official threatened investigators (Blackwater)

Ahmadinejad walks away with a win

For leftist leaders, NYC is world's soapbox

Town Is Shaken After Prosecutor’s Arrest in a Child-Sex Sting

John Dean: From Nixon to Bush to Giuliani

Bill Maher: Stop Saying Iraq Is Another Vietnam; It's Another Enron

A Trend Grows in Policing

Cities try to shut FEMA trailer parks

A novelist investigates the killing of a beloved Guatemalan bishop.

WP,pg1, Ricks: For Democrat, Options in Iraq Could Be Few: Hopefuls Unlikely To Effect Rapid Change


Black Mark: Blackwater Investigation / Slate / Michael Weiss

SEYMOUR HERSH-'The President Has Accepted Ethnic Cleansing'

WP: Democrats' Chances to Alter Iraq Strategy Dwindling

Our View -- Thumbs down to outsourced wars (Makato Free Press MN)

America's Hitler, Bush's Vietnam & the Media-An Interview With Seymour Hersh

YES "A Coup has Occurred" & "The Answer is Blow'in in the Wind"

Now Read The Truth: Lieberman-Kyl DEFANGED Because of YOU By thepen

Weary G.I.’s in Iraq Are Ready for a Rest, but Are Hardly at Ease

List of leading proponents for waging war on Iran thread

Freedom from Fear - Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

The man behind the Myanmar madness: General Than Shwe, 74

Will Durst: Free Speech ain't Free... Oh, Wait a Minute -Yeah, it IS.


Jenna's Story: A New Author Steps Forth

Laura Washington enters the "Oh-No-You-Didn't Zone"

You've heard of Norman Hsu -- why not Robert Lichfield?

We're losing in Afghanistan too-country looks a lot like it did on Sept. 10, 2001.

Navy to alter barracks shaped like swastika / AP

Religion as a force for good: As Burmese rebellion shows, often faithful inspired to do great things

V-22 Osprey: A Flying Shame

Wounded veterans, their families suffer economically

..........But the White House hopes the outrage will once again blow over.

Fed Up With Cowardice and Duplicity

America Used To Be Really Goddamn Awesome

Thomas Friedman: 9/11 Is Over

Impeachment needed to empty presidential toolbox

Human Behavior, Global Warming, and the Ubiquitous Plastic Bag

Thanks a million, Ayn Rand, for setting the greedy free / Naomi Klein

Neocon 'godfather' Norman Podhoretz tells Bush: bomb Iran

Biofuel trial flight set for 747 - BBC

Bush plans to expand nuclear plants called unrealistic by FPL CEO

Judge to review Idaho nuke info

Judge sides with watchdog group in LANL case

New nuke pills on order for region

Oak Ridge security firm unveils latest weapon

S. Texas county fights uranium mine proposal

Congressmen contest NRC's safety standards

NYPD's planned "ring of steel"

50 years later, many victims of Japan's worst eco-disaster still struggle for redress

Reactor museum plan is scrapped (world's first civilian nuke plant - towers get demolished today)

Little-known Indian tribe spotted in Peru's Amazon

Filling The Bush Gap - Time

Evangelical Split Widens Over Environmental Issues & Global Warming - WSJ

Japan's Minamata Disease still lingers

Climate Change: Filling the Bush Gap

Forestry group blasted for 'green-washing'

Carter receives Albert Schweitzer Humanitarian Award

Bush Climate Meet Attendees Describe "Deeply Cynical" Approach - Treas. Sec. Paulson Breaking Ranks?

Worm poop a success -- CNN

Sen. Craig's fall may benefit salmon

New Stalls For Craig's Bathroom

For leftist leaders, NYC is world's soapbox

Taliban suicide blast in Kabul kills 30

Bomb on Afghan army bus kills at least 27

Ben Stevens speaks out on corruption probe

State Dept. Agents Say Jobs Were Threatened

U.S. confirms Baghdad air strike

White House Says Mukasey Would Skip Giuliani Issues

Political stardom profitable for Obama

Edwards’s Embrace of Public Money May Be Limited: Could reject for general election

Topps vastly expands ground beef recall amid E. coli worries

American Bar Association Legal Aid Offer for Detainees Is Retracted: Challenge to government

Bush Signs Spending Bill, Jabs at Dems

Outsiders Aim To Frame Political

Satellites capture evidence of Burma crackdown

UN envoy in Burma seeks end to killings

CAUSE CÉLÈBRE: Bradley Whitford states his case on YouTube

Karzai offers Taliban government office

FDA Officials: Cold Meds Not for Kids

Japan Lodges Protest With Myanmar

Climate Change: Filling the Bush Gap

New Group Boasts Big War Chest and Rising Voice

Lawyers vow to oust Musharraf in court battle

Atlantic Southeast Airlines Reaches Tentative Labor Contract Agreement With Pilots

Iraqi VP Says His Country Will Not Be Used As Base To Attack Iran Or Syria

As Prices Soar, U.S. Food Aid Buys Less

Prosecutors Lay Out Case Against Rep. William Jefferson (D., La.)

Hope Wanes Among Protesters in Myanmar

Firms Seek Access to Myanmar Oil Fields

12 tourists wounded in first-ever Maldives blast

Iraq's Shiites and Sunnis reject US partition idea

Spokesman: Gingrich won’t run for president

Union concessions to GM deeper than initially thought

U.N. Envoy Arrives In Burma for Talks With Ruling Junta

US military 'regrets' civilian deaths in Iraq

12-Year-Old Asks Bush To Sign Children's Health Bill

Bulk of US anti-terror grants go to Jewish organizations

Report: Countrywide CEO Cashed Out(Before Crash)

Aging inmates clogging nation's prisons

Over 40 arrests in Nev. immigration raid

Wounded vets also suffer financial woes [the economic casualties]

21.7 million pounds of meat recalled

Iran labels CIA 'terrorist organization'

Iraqi leader says U.S. Senate plan would be castastrophe

Mother had no idea daughter was assaulted

BREAKING: Const Ave occupied as of 7PM b y antiwar students

McCain: No Muslim president, U.S. better with Christian one

Woman Dies After Airport Arrest (Phoenix)

Dallas man sentenced to four years in dog's death

Have you ever written a letter to the future? I'm QUIET DRUNK right now...

If I Posted What I Am Really Thinking, You Would All Hate Me

I just met Elizabeth Edwards!

What? No 'prayer circle'? Not enough faith? What?

Know any spider bite remedies?

Nighthawks #69 (dial-up warning)

A treat for liberal fantasy fans (hopefully)

Worst episode of 'All in the Family'?

Dear Abby, my room mate is beginning to smell. What shall I do?

Favorite taste? EDITED, was experiment to see if could change poll choices. Cool.

Robot Bartender

'The central heating broke down. I had to light the oven and hold my pussy in front of it.'

world so cold......

Hahahaahahahahaha at Mariano Riviera.

A new drink to order: Bill O'Reilly's Mother-Effen Iced Tea

Anyone going to Borders tomorrow?

Favorite flavor combined with chocolate

I am really bored

Speaking of dreams with wierd imagery..

I am at the Apple Store in Fashion Valley -- Ask me anything.....

Everything a mom says in 24 hours, sung to William Tell Overture in 2 minutes 55 seconds

I just received a very troubling PM. I could use some advice

Wisconsin or Michigan State?

Does anybody recognize this woman? (pic)

Freeper Madness: "Bush is a Quadruped!!!"

Wanna a quick giggle?

What the hell?? I'm suddenly covered in hives

What Style Of Dancing Was In When Your Went To High School/Prom?

Who's going to win the Yankees-Angels ALCS?

Japanese produce see-through tree frogs.

The 2007 AL East Champs!

You know you're making an impression when the head of the entire network....

I've lost my mojo

Wow, it's been fifty years.

I'm Outta Here: this is fun but I am off to work on a Habitat project

New pictures of my pussy. (post your pussy pictures here.)

It must be a slow news day

The spinach I bought, produce of USA, was in a plastic wrap container...

Wow. Ziggy Marley and I share a birthday.

So I walked/jogged 5 miles to deposit $60 and spend $200

Wow! Ziggy Marley and I shared a fattie!

Ptah at the controls - 1955 {dial-up warning}

I met Elizabeth Edwards last night...and I have videos!

Ever hear of the term ....

Tonya Harding / Divine Brown publicist, alleged Cruise extortionist found dead: apparent suicide

If you think you have a messed up personal life, read about Naveen Andrews

Thank you, Jessica

Rolling Stone: Van Halen Kicks Off Reunion Tour, Charlotte NC, 9/28/07 (dial-up caveat: pic-heavy)

I'd like to introduce you to a Canadian tradition

Talk to me.

Jenna Bush Promotes Safe Sex...

Life imitates art. You know that brouhaha over Bill O'Reilly?

Is Bewilderment Really A Nice State?

Am I unusual for a DU member

Kiefer Sutherland charged w/DUI . Post your prediction of how the interrogation goes.

i'm taking vicodin 7.5's. don't bother to ask me anything.

What does HTML mean?

Hockey season starts soon!

I'd like to apologize for bringing all the fire ants.


Have you ever succesfully used super glue a second time from the same container?

There has never been a hero like Ace Rimmer.

Go ahead, lecture me. I'm due.

Does anyone know how to turn in an AWOL marine?

I'm watching Teen Titans

Great email I received: Recovering thinkers join the Republicans.

Is it possible to have weird spasms for no reason?

Why do birds fly in front of cars?

I haven't done one single useful or important thing all day.

What's we're all saying about people from your town.

U.S. goalie Hope Solo gets the boot at Womens World Cup

I admit it- I never watched Twin Peaks when it was on

Any Meerkat Manor fans watching tonight? (SPOILER)

I'm having an inner conflict right now.

Only 2 RECS???


Hey! I just hit 14,000 posts and I didn't even know it!

You know I am a laidback person but don't piss me off!

Dschinghis Khan - crazy video and song I can't get out of my head:

Ingrid Hoffmann from Food network

Sorry, but I have to bring up Donald Rumsfeld's joke again (no, not the brazillion one!)

Wow, only 4 years' difference

Sorry, I gotta goat

What's your Asshole Footprint?

There has never been a hero like Ace Hunter.

AP video: Bear Rescued from Underneath Bridge

Sorry, gotta vote...

"We're gonna rock on to...

Taxpayer $$$ at work: Sheriff orders paparazzi not to enter Starbucks while Britney orders her drink

Today would have been my Mom's birthday

Aviators make me exceedingly happy.

Almost makes me want to drink Bud Lite. (video)

If you're American when you enter the bathroom, and American when you exit the bathroom, what are

I was in a perfectly good mood until I checked in there

Anybody have any good Fred Thompson jokes?

car @ Home Depot w/magnetic sign: IMPEACH BUSH on the door

Why do birds suddenly appear...

There's A Chance (Peace Will Come)

Dedicate a song to a DUer

Is this a respectable disco song?

Happy Anniversary Stacey and OMC!!!

Attention Computer Aficionados: How do I set up my PC for wireless internet?

Hold Me.


Oh...I think I finally found an avatar that represents something I like!

Some people think freecycle is their personal Santa Claus - get this one

I'm addicted to these damn quizzes today! This is the "Dating Strengths and Weaknesses" Quiz

25th anniversary marks yet another director's cut of Blade Runner

7 November 2008 - Bond is out for revenge.

I Will Not Take These Things For Granted

New Season: Saturday Night Live - Tonight with Lebron James & Kanye West

Apparently I have a cousin who is one of the biggest, most famous DJs in Techno

thanks goodness I got off work early, 60 MPH winds, lightening and

For kagehime, after six months... (DIALUP WARNING)

Galactic smuggler Han Solo gets the ice at Vader's Summer Camp

Why can't California drivers get in a lane on the freeway and stay in it?

See if you can figure this out

Jill Scott - Whatever

Do you have a personality disorder? Check it out!!

****Official SNL Thread*****

That's right- I'm listening to (and enjoying) Neil Diamond.

So... girls with broad feet, where do you find your high heels?

All the leaves are brown

Techie problem, I need your help.

This is why 'they' are called pillows... (yes, another youtube clip)

Local story on the 442nd rescue of the Lost Battalion

Giada De Laurentiis...Nice Carrots!

Someone's swiping toilet paper - County executive vows to crack case

The Beatles


NEW: DU Wave for Stacey, Saturday 8pm Pacific!

I slept with one of the bandages off last night

Do you ever just see someone's face or username and smile

Superman said, "The strangest thing has happened. Ever since I was exposed to kryptonite,

This thread goes to eleven.

*sigh* My best friend, who is getting out of a bad relationship is pregnant.

Sorry, gotta gloat

Check in if you've got the sense of humor of an adolescent!

Yet another reason why I like men:

Martin Sheen on A Pairie Home Companion - right now!

Tongue piercing almost killed a young woman

Today's College Football Thread

Mmmmm, pie.

This guy's ripping off George Thorogood

Another quiz: Dating profile!

Post a clip from a movie that changed your life

Ikea said the box weighed 82 pounds

I cannot believe I am starting a Cat Picture Thread...

Harry dog is 15 years old this weekend!

Another quiz! "World's Smallest Political Quiz".

What is the single most beautiful sight you've ever seen?

I Deserve $200 Sunglasses...Right?

I Deserve $200 Photoshop upgrade...Right?


I share a birthday with John Cleese

I bought me new shoes

Greetings from the porch of my new home

Do your cats like human food?

Radio Lady Discusses: Need YOUR help with new name of my audio show!

Favorite cut of steak?

some thoughts on my Habitat Experience today

Does anyone watch the show "Intervention" on A&E?

Woman runs over own legs in McDonalds drive through

Is winning a division really winning "the pennant?"

Birding while communting

I'm going to the Bruce Springsteen concert!

Radio Lady Discusses: Elderly 82-year-old woman marries 24-year-old man in Argentina.

As a Male, I'm Thankful I've Reached The Age When Testosterone Leaves Me The Hell Alone

I'm either really hip or delusional.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is a joke

which singer has the most distinct voice?

9/29 PM Stacey Update: Happy Anniversary Honey.

Songs you HATE yourself for liking?

Are both 2 times 7, and 16 plus 8 even?

Saturday, September 29th. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

Roadrunner e-mails blocked by the Army

Specialized teams to train for possible WMD attacks

Senate OKs vets’ suicide prevention bill

Navy to alter barracks shaped like swastika

Just a matter of time

General Pace Sends Farewell Message

Another day in Paradise

China's Military Nearly Impenetrable

Kids now are ‘alien force’ to Navy

WAR - What Is It Good For

Marine Corps League official faces charges


Bangladesh: 100 hurt as garment workers clash with police

Former Nova Southeastern University Janitor Elirose Pierre-Louis, who was sacked due to organizing e

AFL-CIO Transportation Unions Focus on Stopping Outsourcing At USPS

Governor Patrick signs historic Majority Authorization Bill at Massachusetts AFL-CIO Convention

Union fights Interstate Bakeries' plea for bankruptcy extension

Republic Announces Steelworkers' Ratification of New Contract

Wall St. Journal: U.S. Unions: Still a Political Power?

Union Seeks Casino Vote

Appalachian Nurses Reject Contract

Interstate Bakeries reaches agreement with union

Nurses at some Bay Area hospitals plan strike

Starbucks store accused of blocking union (again)

Labor Department bars state panel, reporters from Crandall Canyon probe

News From New York State AFL-CIO

RMG and frozen food exporters under threat

CWA Workers Receive Support at Rally

Steel Workers Campaign Against Toxic Imports

Just Work: Unjust End

Ohio U students, union fight for each other

Farm-labor contractor must pay damages for violating labor laws

Guatemala – Pre-meditated murder of Guatemalan banana workers’ leader

On the picket line, labor supports Jena 6

More than 1,000,000 Iraqis murdered

Writers Guild pickets TV studio

Nursing Facility Votes To Unionize

More Troops for Iraq?

John Wayne on Patriotism

Monks Praying, Soldiers Shooting, in Burma

Liechtenstein Successfully Tests Teeny Tiny Nuclear Bomb

Governor Patrick signs Majority Authorization

The U.S. Border Moat.

Ghost War on Terror.

Breasts Not Bombs Protest - SF Federal Bldg. July 23, 2007

War What Is It Good For ??

War... What Is It Good For

War? What is it GOOD for? (Alot Actually)

War: What Is It Good For? Absolutely Nothing

World in Conflict (pc)

War (What is it good for?) Guild Wars Music Video

War: What is it good for?

Edwin Starr - WAR (live in TV Show)

Olbermann: O'Reilly's "Color Bind" defending racist remarks

Country Joe McDonald - I Feel Like (Woodstock 1969)

Woodstock. The silent movie.

UA Standards for Excellence (United Association of Plumbers , Steamfitters , etc.)

Richard Thompson Band - Dad's Gonna Kill Me

Neil Young - Keep On Rockin' in the Free World (SNL - September 30, 1989)

Bob Dylan - Chimes of Freedom (Clinton Inaugural Concert, 1993)

Myanmar junta under pressure (29 Sept 07)

Woody Guthrie - - Tom Joad - - Grapes of Wrath

Two sides of the 60's

Rudy's Next $9.11

Moment of Change: The Power is with YOU

Robert Greenwald/Brave New Films: Rudy skips minority debate to fundraise with Bo Derek

Ken Burns on Bill Maher 9-28-07 Part Two

Rush Limbaugh: Anatomy of a Smear

Kill and Heal - US Marines taking out Iraqi bus

Once upon a time there was a monk who sat himself on fire...

Bill Maher - New Rules (9/28/07)


Hippie Girl

Rudy enjoys prostate exams because of 9/11

question for the lawyers out there . . .

It's PRIMARY season. If we don't like the direction of the Democratic Leadership...

United States said to be reluctant to send help to Burma

McClatchy: U.S. agrees to delay on new Iranian sanctions

I just wonder how damn many people are gonna vote for Hillary because

So, Democrats vote overwhelmingly to approve more money for Iraq

Michael Moore and Oprah Ask Audience: Why Should US Health Care Be for Profit?

Iraq wants security deal with U.S.

Governor GOODHAIR moving to posh rental estate pending renovations of weak-governor-mansion

"Ya didn't have to love me like you did, but you did; and I thank you"

Amid uproar, Blackwater stops land deal

In case you missed's You Tube link to Mario Cuomo interviiew on Hardball last night!

Chinese Execute Millions of Recalled Toys..

Twelve year old Boy to give Democrats weekly radio address

Anyone in favor of a DU Crime Forum? Some of the posts in GD about

Is this Bush's idea of success:

Captive's Wife Confronts Iranian at UN

OR 28th Poll Dems v. Repubs Head to Head JE 36/BO 23/HRC 22 ....

Democrats snub Republican Iraq pullout timeline

Ethanol for dummies. Can someone please explain the basics to me?

The hypocrisy thickens, FOX attacks "honor and integrity of our war generals"

Why we invaded Iraq

The essential difference between a politician and a leader

Imaginary Presidential Race: Bill Clinton vs. Hillary Clinton

LA TIMES: Riot police clash with Musharraf foes

Murray, Clinton, and Slaughter Introduce Bill to Inform Women About the Availability of Emergency Co

Is Hillary just playing to the center when in reality she is much more liberal?

EEOC sues Reno car dealer for religious harassment

50 West high school Students Tossed from year's first dance for "Freak Dancing"

E-MAIL From: "ActForChange by Working Assets" Tell Congress: Fix Wiretapping Law

Accurate data on Iraqi and American deaths, etc.

The Furor Over an Anorexia Ad

Alaska Lawmakers Want Info on Veco Ties From Big Oil

Europeans angry after Bush climate speech 'charade'

Edwards may scale back pledge on public cash

Iran parliament labels US army, CIA as terrorist groups

Grocery prices reflect the tip of the hyperinflation iceberg that is rushing at us

LA TIMES: Myanmar tries to cut Internet, cell access

Weekend TOONS You get what you pay for

How Bush Sacrificed Troop For Spy Powers

Great picture.....

A Freeper's "Wet Dream" Page ..... Warning Spew Alert

Taliban Suicide Blast in Kabul Kills 30 = Possible Taliban Peace Talks ??

James Connaughton opened his mouth and lied about things nuclear

Bush Jabs at Democrats on Spending Bills = "biggest tax increase in American history"

Saudi Insurgents in Iraq

BREAKING NEWS: Giuliani fundraiser was mystery CA Electoral Vote initiative backer

Edwards with comfortable leads over Thompson and Giuliani

Iran: CIA, U.S. Army ‘terrorist organizations’

WA POST: Veto Is Certain, Bush Tells Pelosi = children's health program

Official "Votes with Party" Scores, 110th Congress

"The Freeze Private Contractors in Iraq Act"

Blackwater Down = asking the ancient question of “Who guards the guardians?”

a 'Listen Up' for the women of Nev.

The Bush-Aznar Conversation "What emerges is a president full of swagger "

Graeme Frost, 12, will deliver the Democratic response to President Bush’s radio address today


12-year-old Graeme Frost gets under Boehner's skin, exposes hypocrisy

FBI chief orders internal probe = "interfered with midterm congressional elections"

what's up with Clarence?

Here are a few modest proposals that would fix most of our problems

Remember: If you don't vote for the Federalist or Whig candidate...

We know why Thomas has been anti-liberal in decisions

Fl., Nassau Co. Comm. declared a state of emergency - red tide

Kucinich Shuts Out Plain Dealer

For Craig and Others, a Caucus on the Potomac (Larry Craig's home away from home)

Bush threatened the same nations in conversation w/ Aznar that NSA spied on in UN

Imaginary Presidential Race: John Edwards vs. Elizabeth Edwards

Ban Sought on Cold Medicine for Very Young

Counterterrorism Analyst Raises Doubts About Alleged Death Of Top Al Qaeda Leader

Boehner: Using Children For Political Messaging Is ‘Beyond The Pale,’ Unless I Do It

Sen. Craig's fall may benefit salmon

Drugs on crashed plane belonged to Mexico's biggest dealer

Ben (Son of Ted) Stevens breaks his silence

Pottersville: "A Period Of Consequences" (Blackwater)

PRESTO!!! False AP Reporting Makes Limbaugh's Bogus Pushback Sound Perfectly Reasonable

No way to run a sewer commission . . .


DUCK AND RUN!!! Report: Pro-War GOP Senators Refusing To Be Interviewed About Iraq On National T-V

Gingrich rules out run for president

Army sniper kills two Iraqis-gets a whopping 5 months in prison

Why I unabashedly want the Democrats to crush the rethuglicans in '08

Ohio federal judge strikes down Net-censorship law

"Leading Indicators Point Down for GOP" The warmonger party is FINISHED!

Wounded vets also economic casualties

Webb and Kerry looking for a few good soldiers to run for Congress

BURMA MORE OR LESS NEEDS HELP...Problem is, US President George Bush...

So, feminists, what do you think masculinity is?

Glenn Greenwald: Fox News' attack on the honor and integrity of our war generals

Runaway (Spending) Train

What's the lamest 9/11 excuse you've heard?

Tonya Harding / Divine Brown publicist, alleged Cruise extortionist found dead: apparent suicide

SEYMOUR HERSH: "The President Has Accepted Ethnic Cleansing"

"Wounded Vets Also Suffer Financial Woes" This is just heartbreaking!!

Obama Adds Reducing Mandatory Drug Sentences To Presidential Platform

I Pray the Iraqi Resistance

Has there been any press coverage of the IAEA being exactly right on Iraq's program?

Senate Democratic Leaders To Call On Clear Channel To Renounce Limbaugh's Attack On Our Troops


"Another blow to the Patriot Act"

Defense stocks hit new highs

armyofdude: The Real Deal (a 'phony' soldier's opinion)

Laura Takes "Global Health", W. Takes "Domestic Profits", SCHIP Stands Alone

Juan Cole: Possible Blackmail-Shredding Of Evidence & The War Crime of the Century

Why I am here

UK fears Burma toll 'far higher'

Wilkes trial to begin Wednesday

Next time someone uses "Iraq" and "Progress" in the same sentence, say "SHUT UP!" and show them this

NPR: Reflections on the Sen. Larry Craig Case By Scott Simon

TIME: V-22 Osprey: A Flying Shame

CNN is losing credibility. The National Enquirer comes up with better stories then this.

Long time no post--Hip Replacement then Fire destroyed home

Sympathy for the Devil redux

Who has the most realistic chance of winning the General Election?

TPM: McCain: Constitution establishes a ‘Christian nation’

Hissyspit's "What a bunch of idiots" locked?? . . .

Rep. Young (R-AK) Coconut Rd. Supporters Aren't Giving Up $10 M FL Earmark

I'd like to thank whoever gave me a star

Blackwater Review to Focus on Five Fatal Cases

Baby Boomers: Why do so many lack real computer skills?

I refuse to endorse or vote for

Roberts, a loyal Bushie, went to the Senate floor this week and, point by


Will YOU support Dems no matter what they do?

In Burma, activists call for a general strike (Newsweek)

McCain , Rommey speak out on Rush:

I pray and work for peace and understanding.

Where is Abbie Hoffman when you need a little humor?

Anti-Iran hawks win partial victory

The US base that could spark Iran conflict

New SUPER rich group forms...and they ain't Democrat friendly...

"Democracy is Coming to the USA" - sung by the Burns Sisters

5 Witnesses Insist Iraqis Didn't Fire On Guards

The Independent frontpage on the Burmese Junta's crackdown

Ken Burns on Real Time.....

Domestic Terrorism........

Wayne Allyn Root - a Libertarian for President?!?!?

A massive wrench thrown in Putin's works

The President's threat to veto the SChip Bill -WJ

I understand the appeal of 3rd parties.

Blackwater claims the report criticizing them is one sided and I wholeheartedly agree

Girl (the victim) in Taped Sex Assault Found (she's safe)

Look what they said in the debate. No comment offered by me, just post the quotes

Wow Peter Finch and I share a birthday

US regrets if civilians killed in Baghdad raid

Europeans angry after Bush climate speech 'charade'

AIPAC is Driving US Towards War With IRAN! (Betting on Hillary to Win!)

Blackwater is being investigated by the State Department?

Mitt Romney's communist connection

John Dean: From Nixon to Bush to Giuliani

So, ah, how's that "I don't care, as long as they're a Democrat" thing working out?

Counterterrorism Analyst Raises Doubts About Alleged Death Of Top Al Qaeda Leader

Elected or Appointed Judges? Which method do you think best?

Robert Gates...a "master of the obvious"

How long could we have provided healthcare for every American

Neighbor Charged in Hanging of Girl, 6 (Texas case)

And the Democrats are against this war???

The person who holds the power in a negotiation...

OMC and Stacey's anniversary today; please offer your thoughts in the Lounge:

And where does (In-)Justice Clarence Thomas go to give a 90 minute interview?

NY TIMES: For Craig and Others, a Caucus on the Potomac

NSA memo authorized spying on the UN to see what they think about Iraq

State Department's IG Howard Krongard - What should be done?

GIULIANI's Top Fundraiser - SOLE Backer Of California Electoral Vote Initiative

Warren student's racial comments directed at blacks

Is it time to dump the old people? Reflections on what Cramer said.

US Army Stops Arrest of Blackwater Killers By Iraqi Police

Top 100 Ways Global Warming Will Change Your Life

Troops Take Back Control in Myanmar

Do prisoners still take it out on inmates who are convicted of pedophilia?

I'm assuming you've all seen this ...

"Look Mr. Bush, I'm combing my hair"

Thomas says liberal elites and activist groups desecrated his life.

Want a laugh? Read this:

Post 4000: I quit

Dems Could Do Far More To End Iraq War - Jim VandeHei and John F. Harris

John Anderson promotes Instant Runoff Voting

Tongue piercing almost killed a young woman

Topless anti-war protest near White House - Photos


Is the White House race Dems to lose in 2008?

How big is the DU tent?

The Horror This President Has Created - Wounded vets also suffer financial woes

Iraqi civilians deaths part of war on terror: US military

Some thoughts from Robert Parry on how "MOVE ON" could use that money Angry Dems Sent them!

When will Democrats (DLC) Learn?

Michael Dyson on Real Time and cutting off funding for the Iraq War

How Important Is Individual Freedom To You?

How does a member delete their account....?

Mmmmm, pie.

Legal Aid Offer for Gitmo Detainees Is Retracted

Iraqi sacred site to be rebuilt (BBC)

Iraqi mud is like whipped cream compared to the Iranian quagmire

White supremacists used severed hand to brag about slayings in Hingham, court documents allege

Where are we going to be a couple of years from now?

"The world cannot fail the people of Burma again"

Democratic Leaders Call On Clear Channel To Denounce Limbaugh

21.7 million pounds of beef recalled

New Obama line of attack on Clinton

Man In Cruise Extortion Plot Found Dead

Jon Stewart to anchor Ted Koppel: You make me want to do better

Riots in Islamabad Over Musharraf

CAPTION: But YOU still love me, dontcha little fella??

The Supreme Court Will Decide If Lethal Injection Violates The Eighth Amendment

Will Clear Channel rise above hypocrisy and condemn Rush for his remarks?

Regarding Civilian Deaths in Iraq

Anyone have experience with Penny Stocks?

House to take up Limbaugh resolution -(Rep. Mark Udall (D-CO)

FYI: Documentary 'War Made Easy-No End In Sight' on LinkTV now.

AP video: Bear Rescued from Underneath Bridge

Video: My Weapon Of Choice

Democratic Hopefuls Urged to Scrap Private Insurers

Sen. Craig's Fall May Benefit Salmon

Bags forbidden in school; what do you do with tampons?


What if there were a campaign to demand that Congress forgo its healthcare package

We all know who's Hsu. . . But do you know the names Fabian or Litchfield?

Bill Clinton on Ad & GOP.......must see

9-11 is Reason Rudy took wife's phone call at NRA speech

Reminiscing About The 92 Election

My "peace button" had more thumbs up then the floats going by

What will it take to pressure the Republicans to end the war in Iraq?

Iraq War: Love and Personal Loss [Photo Essay]

Troops attack monasteries

How ferry project, pushed by Sen. Stevens, floated "double the Navy's original $29.9 million"

Senator: 1) Highest level legislator in the US Government...

DREAMERS, the Good Ones, Dream of Better....they dream of a Better World, Solutions, and the Paths

A Humble Plea For Rational And Civil Discourse

Pentagon Gives Blackwater New Contract

So, when is the Decider going to decide if poor kids get docs and meds?

Chinese buy into conspiracy theory.

Bill Clinton to Join Bono, Shakira in NY

The candidate you like

Meet Republican Presidential Candidate Trudy Girliani

When they push, you have to push back x2 as hard...

DU, I have a question

Soldier's wife fights for wounded, families

Who are the nine Republicans in the House and three in the Senate who plan to retire?

WHY do you think those running for president right now want to be president?

I Love Hillary

John McCain: BIGOT. McCain: No Muslim president, U.S. better with Christian one

Why isn't this woman in Iraq fighting "the war of terra?" :

Conscription, DLC Style?


As a Male, I'm Thankful I've Reached The Age When Testosterone Leaves Me The Hell Alone

Military Iraq War bloggers...

Bush Revealed that Saddam Agreed to Terms

Ground Search on for Missing Adventurer Steve Fossett

Troops May Not Have Enough Kevlar But Thanks To DuPont We Got Some Great Tires From Goodyear

SNL!!! right fucking now

Dance with me: Rep. Hall introducing legislation to condemn Rush Limbaugh

David Horowitz's Islamo-Fascism Awareness Week - October 22-26, 2007

Huckabee Hits Bush, Compares Him To Musharraf

Ol' Stan and Giulianis' prostate exam...

Rudy skips minority debate to fundraise with Bo Derek

Sunday Talk Shows

6 die from brain eating amoeba

We could've bought Saddam off for ONE LOUSY BILLION??

How do you feel about the currently illegal selling, possession, and usage of illicit drugs?

Should the people of any country have the absolute right to resist invasion by another country?

Could Gore pursue the Republican nomination?

What is the goal?

Catholics initiate call to GI's to refuse

Rep Paul Kanjorski (D-PA) exposes the systemic failure of the financial system

'The single most effective weapon against our deployed forces'

Al Gore at training session in Melbourne: he has moved on to this higher calling

Are evil things still evil if good people do them?

Iraq war propagandist Ari Fleischer spinning Iran as a direct threat to U.S. security

The local paper printed my ltte

Something for the no difference crowd to remember

Jenna Bush, Author, Finds Eager Audience at Signing(5 Hour lineup in advance)

Gore is running, not for's for...

As Crocker and Petraeus testified before Congress, Blackwater guards shot 43 people, 16 have died

I am not a gun expert so plez help.

Book TV Schedule: September 29th - October 1st

I've been here for over 5 years, through both primary and general elections, but ...

Wow! The Top 100 Effects of Global Warming

So I get here after a long day of working

Microsoft Says Excel 2007 Produces Math Errors (Information Week)

PETA Billboard Targets Gore

Propaganda: How the Media Molds Your Mind.

Today's update from OMC: 9/29 PM Stacey Update: Happy Anniversary Honey.

Maybe people are starting to see Hilary for what she is, especially on Iraq

SCHIP ? Who are they taxing to pay for it?

TARGET CONFIRMED: Lefty Smear Machine Gunning For Armed Forces Radio (LOL!)

Internet Bank Failure and the first bank failure since 1990's S&L crisis

Remember "Bye-bye plane" and the baby benadryl dust-up?

9/11 Is Over, by Thomas Friedman (NYT)

how do families make it (financially)

Minneapolis Airport to be "craig-proofed"!

Razor Blades in campaign sign

Iran Labels CIA 'Terrorist Organization'

Hillary served as President of the College Republicans.

Bush-Aznar Transcript: The War Crime of the Century

A New Kind of Neocon?

By Far the Worst Performance and Demagoguery at Last Wednesday’s Democratic Debates

I Heart Gore

Monks Slaughtered in Burma as reported by Buddhist Peace Fellowship

New Deep-Pocketed Conservative Group Has Sights Set On Iran

GoLeft TV: Hillary and "The Fellowship"

AT&T Silences Criticism in New Terms of Service

What questions would you like put to Blackwater's founder, Erik Prince, next week?

“authoritarian submission” and “authoritarian aggression.”

Will we be forced to swallow our convictions and vote for a pro-war Democratic candidate in '08?

Al Gore Speaks In Victoria BC

Duke (finally) apologizes to Lacrosse players for throwing them to the wolves

List of leading proponents for waging war on Iran thread

If I put someone (and you ALL know to whom I refer) on my Buddy List

OT You guys if you haven't seen this, I recommend it. Thought provoking and

Jesus - what do I have to do to get people to go to this site?

I am proud of you Biden supporters

8 Candidates File To Replace Recalled Blackwater Supporters (CA)

OMC and Stacey's anniversary today, please offer your thoughts in the Lounge:

Kucinich: 'Stunning admission' by Clinton, Obama, Edwards is tantamount to permanent occupation

Newsweek Iowa Poll: Competition in the Cornfields

Here are a few truths. I'm sure I'll get flamed.

Paul Newman- Truth To Power

Now Read The Truth: Lieberman-Kyl DEFANGED Because of YOU

I've come to the conclusion that the most important thing to look for

Obama Favors Changes in Drug Sentencing

Magical Michelle Obama Hijacks the Straight Talk Express

Clinton's political blessing is her political curse

Obama suffers from high expectations, Clinton benefits from low ones

Edwards’s Embrace of Public Money May Be Limited

Dodd criticizes Dem opponents in Iowa

Clinton edges Obama in Black Caucus endorsements

Obama: Candidacy a sign of racial progress

Why are Bush and the Military using women and children as Human Shields?

Dodd questions Clinton's electability

How Activists OFTEN Miss the Boat

Consequences of the veto of SCHIP by Bush and their enablers in the House...

Does an-Qoulter epitomize the moral rot and decay in America?

In the Crowd at Obamania (NYT Video)

White House photo of smirky Junior & carefree Pickles at last night's Book Festival Gala

Running mate for Senator Clinton.

Obama Seeks Votes Amid Fervor at Howard U.: Draws Enthusiasm of Black Students but Few Volunteers

John Edwards on reducing Inner-city Violence - IN CONTEXT EDITION

CAS freshman: "Barack Obama is the most gangster politician to ever come to Washington..."

Jenna & Secret Service

Outsiders Aim To Frame Political

About this $5,000 per kid Hillary proposal.....

Candidates get chatty on TV: Talk show constituencies

Iran labels CIA 'terrorist organization'

Iraq Wiretap Delay Not Quite as Presented

Does anyone have a link to Representatives' votes on the S-Chip bill?

Bush's voluntary targets for emissions fail to win support

Raw Story: Schlock jock "Mancow" Muller "refuses to make fun of any religion except Islam"

Kucinich, unhappy with coverage, shuts out Plain Dealer

Clinton Edges Obama in Black Caucus

Iowa: Obama has "slight edge" in 3-way split with Hillary & Edwards, while GOP has Mitt Fever

AP bestows two new titles on the Boy King: "The Jabber" and "The Lambaster." Pick your favorite!

Bill Maher: "Hillary mentions drugs 14 times in her healthcare plan --

Why does Sen. Clinton even WANT to be President?

Bill O'Reilly: 'I want to murder people who tell the truth'.

Is Obama Really Trailing Clinton?

Obama has a message for you

Obama Quotes Clinton (Bill) on His Experience

Rudy is a poser. Pass it on.

In national poll, John Edwards 50% destroys Rudy Giuliani 41% and Thompson (49% to 39%)

New Group Boasts Big War Chest and Rising Voice

Fred Thompson angers state Hispanics (Florida)

One good thing about the Clinton camp and Obama camp

My message to those who have a problem with the Clinton "dynasty"

Rudy's new autobiography skips the first 10 yrs. of his life! First sentence:

Leading indicators point down for GOP

Political stardom profitable for Obama

Stan was there for Giuliani prostate exam...

Never Trust Anybody Over 49

Democrats the Party of 'Normal Americans'

Clinton: $5,000 For Every U.S. Baby Born

Daub (R-Ne) gets behind Johanns in Senate race

Edwards trails Clinton in NC

What you need to know about Juan Williams

What would be the actual cost of a $5000 zero interest 20 yr bond in todays market? Any lottery

On Obama...I've watched the debates and listened to some speeches

Go Left TV: News for September 29, 2007

Pritzker Blazes Campaign Trail

Don't Let the SEC Roll Back Shareholder Voting Rights (E action)

Go left TV, Blackwater: The Shadow War

The Hillary Hater's "Adrian" Problem

NYT: Edwards Participates in MTV-MySpace Forum (& video)

New Hampshire Prepares A Rocky Ride for Democrats

No more defeatism, no more political self-loathing:Democrats MUST be fighting progressives!

Front-runner last in specifics

War on terror exposed as a fraud, chapter and verse. Great article.

HR 676 --- we need a Senate companion bill.....

Aw shoot...We won't have Newt to kick around. He says "No" to White House Bid

Bigger "Traitors": DLC or Kucinich?

MTP Tomorrow: Bill Clinton and Roundtable

Insider Gossip: Obama, Edwards camps and Howard Dean

Newt says NO to running for President blames McCain/Fingold on not raising money

I've just changed my avatar.

I guess Iran just made hillary's recent vote look pretty foolish

Iowa Trip to Mark New Intensity for Obama Campaign

John Dean: President Rudy would "go even farther than Cheney and Bush in their worst moments"

Dodd says time helps heal Lieberman split

Guests for the Sunday TV News Shows (Clinton Marathon continues, with the Big Doggie)

Single Payer Healthcare - Help Me Out, Here...


I'm going to vote for the candidate that Gore endorses

Rudy thinks he has 50/50 chance to win California

Novak: Senator Mel Martinez to step down as RNC Chair after prez nominee named

"War With Iran, presented without commerical interruption by Freedom Watch"

Poll shows Obama ahead in Iowa among "likely Democratic caucus-goers"


Lets put aside our petty differences. unite behind hillary

Make your case for YOUR candidate here (and help your fellow DUers)

A lot of calenders have changed. When is your state primary?

This is nice......

Hillary more liberal then Howard Dean and Al Gore?

I'm reconsidering my support of Clinton in light of her recent ludicrous idea

Hillary Hostility Growing

The Clinton Conundrum: What’s Behind the Laugh?

Florida Dems pick Kendall Coffey to challenge the DNC..."Echoes of 2000"

"JOE BIDEN, the grown-up in the race"

Dem Debate topic - Teaching 2nd Graders about gay issues..

The administration of George W. Bush/Richard B. Cheney is fascist-yes or no.