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Archives: September 30, 2007

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

V-22 Osprey: A Flying Shame

Thomas Friedman: 9/11 Is Over

Human Behavior, Global Warming, and the Ubiquitous Plastic Bag

Neocon 'godfather' Norman Podhoretz tells Bush: bomb Iran

Forestry group blasted for 'green-washing'

Atlantic Southeast Airlines Reaches Tentative Labor Contract Agreement With Pilots

V-22 Osprey: A Flying Shame

War Protesters March Through Downtown Portland

Iraq's Shiites and Sunnis reject US partition idea

Iran's parliament votes to label CIA, U.S. Army 'terrorist' groups

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

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)

I'm having an inner conflict right now.


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?

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.

Anybody have any good Fred Thompson jokes?

Why do birds suddenly appear...

There's A Chance (Peace Will Come)

Dedicate a song to a DUer

Is this a respectable disco song?

Hold Me.


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

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)

A short while ago someone posted in GD about some albumn releases...

Interesting pics of abandoned urbanity....

See if you can figure this out

Jill Scott - Whatever

****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

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

Local story on the 442nd rescue of the Lost Battalion

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

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.

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

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

I Deserve $200 Sunglasses...Right?

I Deserve $200 Photoshop upgrade...Right?


where the hell is SouthPawKicker??

Greetings from the porch of my new home

Favorite cut of steak?

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

Woman runs over own legs in McDonalds drive through

You are Invited...

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

9/29 PM Stacey Update: Happy Anniversary Honey.

Songs you HATE yourself for liking?

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

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)

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

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

Kill and Heal - US Marines taking out Iraqi bus

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


Hippie Girl

Riots in Islamabad Over Musharraf

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

Regarding Civilian Deaths in Iraq

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


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

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?

Bill Clinton to Join Bono, Shakira in NY

The candidate you like

Meet Republican Presidential Candidate Trudy Girliani

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

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


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

Military Iraq War bloggers...

Ground Search on for Missing Adventurer Steve Fossett

I, For One, Would Loved To Have Seen Newt Run

Novell credits Microsoft for soaring Linux sales

Clearly The Rules Of Islam Were Invented Before Spaceflight....


US trains Gulf air forces for war with Iran

Bush tells country that Dems want to raise taxes

SNL!!! right fucking now

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

Huckabee Hits Bush, Compares Him To Musharraf

Cannon eats horse intestines on codel

Sunday Talk Shows

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

Could Gore pursue the Republican nomination?

What is the goal?

One monk for every soldier

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)

Iraq and illegal immigration

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

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

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

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

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

You are Invited...

Monks Slaughtered in Burma as reported by Buddhist Peace Fellowship

GoLeft TV: Hillary and "The Fellowship"

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

“authoritarian submission” and “authoritarian aggression.”

Al Gore Speaks In Victoria BC

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

One good thing about the Clinton camp and Obama camp

Stan was there for Giuliani prostate exam...

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

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

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

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

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

New Hampshire Prepares A Rocky Ride for Democrats

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

Bigger "Traitors": DLC or Kucinich?

MTP Tomorrow: Bill Clinton and Roundtable

Insider Gossip: Obama, Edwards camps and Howard Dean

Iowa Trip to Mark New Intensity for Obama Campaign

In shocking news...Democrats like Hillary Clinton (at least in Iowa)

Dodd says time helps heal Lieberman split

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

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

The Iraqis have rejected the Biden Plan.

NYT: The Clinton Conundrum - What's Behind The Laugh?


Dowd: The Nepotism Tango (Hillary Clinton)

Frank Rich: Is Hillary Clinton the New Old Al Gore?

If you don't want Kucinich as our nominee, than get other Dems to embrace Kucinich's platform

The Clinton Conundrum: What’s Behind the Laugh?

The Constitution in Peril

When Prisoners Work the System Works

Tom Hayden: Northern Ireland, South Africa in Secret (Iraq) Peace Talks

The Progressive: Spinach Ripe for Outbreak

Ray McGovern: Bush, Oil and Moral Bankruptcy

The faith of the oppressed can topple the worst tyrants

The Learning Curve of the Magnificently Obsessed

Fighting wrong enemy in cancer 'war'

I understand that spooks, by nature and profession, are liars,

Lost in the criticism was O'Reilly's subtle stand for the dying Mo'teasah tribe

This is not good! ISOO Director Leonard to Step Down

Katrina Vanden Heuvel: Ending War for Profit

Dem Rep To Introduce House Resolution Condemning Rush

GALLUP: Trust in Federal Government, On Nearly All Issues, Hits New Low

The shadow army

Photos from yesterday's PDX peace march

Health Care Should be a Right

Warnings raise ire of Hawaii Ferry Protesters (Rep. Gov. threatens protesters)


Paul Krugman's blog

There Is No War On Terror(ism)-There Is A War FOR Terror(ism)

Bush struggles to stay relevant in climate debate

NYT editorial, The Roberts Court: More political than legal Ct. could do serious damage to freedoms

Shifting Targets The Administration’s plan for Iran.

Democratic Party - In Danger of Winning the Battle and Losing the War

Alan Greenspan and Naomi Klein: One is Prophetic, One is Pathetic

The top 10 stories the U.S. news media missed in the past year

Kauai shows courage in the face of political conspiracy

So The Senate Is Now Against Freedom Of Speech?

*ALL DUers* -- It's Time (Again) To Take Your Stands - A Survey

Lonestar Iconoclast: ‘The Bitch in the Ditch’ vs. ‘General Betray Us’

The importance of keeping a closed mind

Layla Anwar: A Corner of "Peace"

The Rise of the Have-Nots

WP: The New AIPAC? Forget the Israel Lobby. The Hill's Next Big Player Is Made in India.

Scientists: Owl recovery plan 'deeply flawed'

Hunger lurks as African floods recede (BBC)

US - World's Dominant Food Aid Donor - Buying 50% Less Food In 2007 Than In 2000 - NYT

Bush EPA Prosecutions Of Polluters Down More Than 1/3, Civil Suits Down 70% Since Late 1990s - WP

Bush Struggles To Stay Relevant In Climate Debate - Reuters

NYT: Ethanol’s Boom Stalling as Glut Depresses Price

The Nuclear Option: Facts & Fantasies [ASPO 06 presentation]

Large investor-owned utilities form new efficiency-focused group

"Stupid To The Last Drop" - New Book Explores Environmental Damage From Tarsands Boom

Acinetobacter, Native To Iraq & Afghanistan, Spreading Resistant Strains In US Military Hospitals

Union Seeks Casino Vote

Iran pledges to help stem Iraq violence

Democracy efforts trampled in Myanmar

Plane crashed in Yucatan with 3.2 tons cocaine was CIA rendition aircraft

Bush's EPA Is Pursuing Fewer Polluters

Legal fallout follows several marines three years after the battle of Falluja

North Korean nuclear talks reach deal

Blackwater guards killed 16 in week of violence

Leading Indicators Point Down for GOP

Once humane, lethal injection now under fire

Gunmen kill three Sunni clerics in northern Iraq

U.N. envoy, Myanmar opposition head meet

Neocons seek to justify action against Teheran

This is heartbreaking – leave my dad alone, says Jenna Bush

[DC} War Protest Draws Small Crowd

Pakistan rejects Khan questioning

Neocons Seek To Justify Action Against Teheran (U.S. Diplomats Ordered To Compile Dossier Of Wrongs)

US Embassy criticizes Iraq division plan

Shifting Targets The Administration’s plan for Iran.

UN envoy meets Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar

China makes military strides as Iraq fight rages

Petraeus admits to rise in Iraq violence

China tells Burmese junta to stop crackdown now

Suspected Georgetown gay-basher has Bush Administration ties

Vast US military base near border relies on Mexican labor

Darfur attack kills peacekeepers

Loud cheers greets proposed UAW deal as workers get the details

Bill Clinton wades in to defend Hillary’s reputation

Bolton calls for bombing of Iran

Harper government (Canada) to unveil get-tough national drug strategy

Horse slaughters taking place on the border

US trains Gulf air forces for war with Iran


Poll: Obama, Romney Ahead In Iowa

I hate all Iranians, US aide tells MPs

Christian Conservatives Consider Third-Party Effort

Dollar hits fresh 18-year high

Thousands in Costa Rica protest U.S. trade pact

Do You Humans Like Cat food?

"What we need more of is science" - MC Hawking

so... broads with girly feet, where do you find your high heels?

"Where peaceful waters flow" - Chris De Burgh

Need A Raunchy Book For A Older Lady - Curse Words A Must

So...boys with broad asses, where do you find your drawzzz!

Excessive Compulsive?

Lets play- talk with songs

What Are Some Of The Reasons People Cleave To The DU?

Post Your Biggest Lie... Right Here! Right Now!

Is Bullshitting really a sport?

""When the moment's right"

Somewhere beyond the sea

This is the 'stocks and bonds' appreciation thread!


Like Trek? Are you a...

"The Mean Kitty Song"

Why do we need to know every fall the size

Anything I need to know before I go to a pro football game?

Why is walking so slow?!


David Letterman Makes Paris Hilton "Sad" ("Now you're making me sad that I came")

I'm starting a blog with some friends

What's your primary sleeping position?

Best Guitarist Currently Playing (still alive, etc)


Southerners are all Rubix Cubes!

Why do dogs look like they run sideways?

Why Can't KitchenWitch Stay Off the Road When I am Driving In Both Lanes?

If I hear that iPod Nano ad song once more, I'll (fill in the blank)

Is anyone else here a fan of the show "Torchwood" ?

If you ever hire a live band, here are suggestions based on years of experience:

What's the worst thing you've ever done to a bag of M&Ms?

Getting within striking distance of 25,000 Posts


I like _____________, Because...

We just got HD cable-- amazing.

Apparently, the Clevelad Browns just may have a good team this year...

Bond star Lois Maxwell dies at 80

What if your aunt was your uncle?

Hello, Sunday afternoon lizards.

Half the teams in College Footballs Top 10 lost this weekend

I saw the flying spaghetti monster in my pasta! Should I sell it on ebay?

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame "stretches definition of rock" with 2007 nominee list

MrScorpio Visits North Korea

Why wasn't there a sequel to the Big Chill?

Pirated Christian music.

I just got a call from FrostedFlakes!!

Wow, a triple a battery just exploded inside my mouse.

Signs you are too old for video games: I hurt myself playing Wii

confession: I was an altar girl

Stevie Wonder, Music of my Mind...Good stuff

How Dangerous Are Frequent Neck Manipulations?

We may have not made the playoffs (fucking Cubs, hope they get swept in the NLDS)

Bears vs. Detroit


Do you lock your car doors when you get in?

Not only do I not lock my car, I don't even know where my house key is

iTunes playlist game

Hey ViQueen fans!

"What We Need, More Of, Is Punctuation."

Who's NFL's all-time leader in career touchdown passes??

Hey, ya'll - get yer fire extinguishers and watch me do this! This is gonna be cool!

Kanye West Makes Fun Of Himself

I just got a call from SugarSmack!!

Don't forget to say white rabbit, white rabbit in the morning.

Browns win!! They defeat the Ravens!

The two greatest Monty Python sketch clips on the internets!

Wow, a triple A-bomb just exploded in my blouse

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

went to a wedding last night

You know... I really had fun at the football game

Attention engineers or carpenters or brainy people.

Do your cats like dog food?

Original Miss Moneypenny, Lois Maxwell, has died

Another post in GD will soon sink like a rock.

Do you lock your cat doors when you get in?

So begins another week.

Can anyone see me?

OMG! I started a Hillary thread in GD!!

Sure to win an academy award in 2008!

What are some of the reasons people come to DU?(the lounge)

First day back at work after 9 months away

Avoiding my housework... somebody kick me outta this chair!

There's no post about Favre in the Wisconsin forum.

Spin me round

I'm in love/lust - Queen Latifah moves me!

"Wall Animation" A really fine art video piece:

COSTCO. Is it worth it?

Rockies win!

In Living Color: Jews on First

Is riding the bus a sport?

I have a $20 gift card for iTunes. What should I get?

Lincoln Park Pirates

Mr. Jerry Jones. You better sign that Romo kid, and quick

Can dogs get constipated?

A Youtube Featured Video, or, I Don't Speak Of The French.

I deserve $200...right?

American "football" is just a bastardized, dumbed down version of Rugby....

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poem Thread, 9/29/07

Last Weekend Before October, Getting Ready For Halloween

Cool prediabetes symptoms!

Should people who are smoking hot be banned?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poem Thread, 9/30/07

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poem Thread, 9/30/07 Bonus

The friends I've never met....

80s Gamers and Mets/Red Sox fans: Relive 1986 Game Six via RBI Baseball!

Cheer me up.

*ALL DUers* -- It's Time (Again) To Take Your Stands - A Survey

Stephen Fry has a blog!

what's for dinnah DU?

Awwwww, ok which one of you belongs to this kitten?

Best National Park

What do you do on cold, windy, rainy days?

Skittles as an English school kid

My glass of Prosecco, per favore. Another little tussle in GD. I'm not poor enough!

Who wants

Hey - people who like buff men - they might be Mormons, but this calendar smokes!

"There will be a stigma attached to this year's Mets. . .

"Roses are red, violets are blue, I am a schizophrenic and so am I."

Worst choke in history of sports - 2007 NY Mets

$206 Million Dollars, or a Faberge egg full of Magical Pixie Dust. Which would you pick?

US Women's Soccer wins third, goalkeeper Solo loses

Are you amazed by the stupidity around you?


As if you didn't know - Deckard was a replicant

The most bad-ass band that never quite made it big.

Jesus Christ is the ONLY way to Heaven

Amazing Stories Solo from Vegas (my skating!):

What do you think of states or cities that become smoke-free

No charges yet for seven troops in beating death (gang activity)

Abuse of canned air in Iraq leads to ban


The American Legion continues its war against the Smedley VFP chapter

Open letter to gwb from Gold Star mom

Getting out of the yards

Murtha must testify in defamation case

Today's working family cartoon US labor justcie

Speak Up And Picket Nancy Pelosi- Join The Picket Line! Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA)

Rosie the Riveter Memorial Park Set to Expand

Union concessions to GM deeper than initially thought

UAW: Deal will save jobs (GM promises to keep 16 U.S. assembly plants open)

Today in labor history September 30

AFTRA link with AFL-CIO could weaken Four A's

IMPROVED PROGNOSIS: GM-UAW agreement begins new era for organized labor

Longtime Nevada Labor Leader Dies

AFL-CIO's president says labor movement still strong

Strike ends, struggle continues for U of MN workers

USW Encourages Customers to Consider Worker Safety Before Buying Wood Products at Home Depot

Unions and nuclear energy

Kudos to Arizona Union Leader

Starbucks Busted For Union Busting

SEIU-Connected to George Soros and the Shadow Democratic Party

Md. AFSCME warns against cutting retiree health benefits

AFL-CIO’s Acuff Takes on Union-Busters in Debate

Knock Knock

Bob Marley-War (video)

Bruce Springsteen, Who'll Stop The Rain

Operation Enduring Surge of Freedom

Bush on Lying For FISA

John Edwards: A Man of Constant Sorrow

Seymour Hersh: Bush's Case For Hitting Iran Has Shifted

The Resident At The CGI 2007 Annual Meeting

Bill Maher | September 28 2007 | Part Five

James Denton: Desperate for Change

Does HRC Support Transgender People?

Bill Kristol: Bush's assault on Children (SCHIP) Is a good thing!

Limbaugh Smears Iraq Vet

The Tide Has Turned

The Major Jill Metzger SCANDAL---Best Version!

Beyond Treason

Israeli Forces Kill 9 Palestinians

Elephants in the room

Frank Rich: Is Hillary Clinton The New Old Al Gore?

Gitmo detainees on Supreme Court docket


NYT Op/Ed: "...real danger the court will do serious damage to important freedoms this term" Down?

Breaking Up With The United States of America

Civil rights, media activists protest lifting media consolidation ban

This is so fucking unbelievably absurd, it's nearly laughable ...

I Love Bruce Springsteen, Naomi Wolf, And Brad Friedman

Iraq: Genocide by All Definition

Shortly after 9/11, my mother said: Oh, God, we are such a nation of scab pickers

I have but only one thing to say to DU'ers this fine sunday morning

Will universal health care destroy the health insurance industry?

White House decides to piggyback on Kyl-Lieberman with a plan to attack Iran's Revolutionary Guard

President Bush thinks he is the burning bush on Mount Sinai

The Doomsday Clock of the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists is now at five minutes to midnight

Good officers must show fury over dirty cops

Washington Journal is taking calls on McCain's bigoted remarks on Islam and US as a Xtian nation.

"Christian Activist" to "risk arrest", says we are hypocrites for condemning Myanmar...

Thomas Friedman Plays Catch-up: "9/11 Is Over"

Banning torture shows weakness

How ironic and hypocritical of Republicans to say that government appears built on Christian ..

Iraq "occupation": Blame it on the IED

Tom Friedman: 9/11 is over

Why do we need to know every fall the size

Mysterious foe preys on war's wounded

Bush's EPA Is Pursuing Fewer Polluters.....thanks mr bu$h*

I pray that Gore shoots PETA with the Iraqi Arms we get after our God favoured troops

The Axis of War, The United States, Israel, And England

I hate all Iranians, US aide tells British MPs

Do you remember the famous report that Saddam was forced to produce

Rudy's first wife found at last!

Dog Bites Man, Yawn. Isn't the News When They Don't Lie to Congress?

Why are they giving this idiot so much time on WJ?

We didn't ask Congress to help Bush nation-build in Iraq, we told them to shut their junta down

Will Bush veto Defense Bill because of Hate Crimes Law attached to it?

Parents, veterans protest military recruitment

Sen. Schumer and Trent Lott on chris Wallace---s-chip talk now

How can our media manage to get video out of Myanmar but its too dangerous for them to show us Iraq?

listening to Bill Clinton talk of the Tim Russturd "Jack Bauer" moment" He is

Top Military Recruitment Lies

Guard fires 15 for breaking recruiting rules

I miss Bill!

Officers in Abu Ghraib scandal not only escaped prosecution, they, in most cases, have been promoted

I won't be watching, Meet The Press with Tim Rushbaugh anymore after

Bruce Springsteen's "living in the future"

Soldiers wounded in Iraq plagued by mysterious bacteria

Does anyone else think if we bomb Iran, Iran will send hundreds of

KURTZ: "Was (G.E.) RUSSERT the moderator, or one of the debaters?"


"ENDGAME"-U.S. Detention Centers are Part of Long-Term DHS Plan

Bob "The Shifter" Schieffer

Wow! Obama got his 500,000 donations from 350,000

Fox News: Generals Betray Us

Explosive growth doesn't satisfy Tucson's Raytheon

what do contract sponsor and contract holder mean? Thanks. I have looked all over...

Iran Allows Sex-Change Operations

The New Iraqi Paradigm

Swing Voters and Elect-ability

US military deaths in Iraq lowest in 14 months (is the media pushing propaganda?)

The Standardized Chapel Library Project is the name the Fedral Bureau of Prisons

Why did the chicken cross the road? LMAO!

Strongest Repuke in the general election?

A John Bolton story: Tribal Wars Inside the Bush Administration

Shifting Targets The Administration’s plan for Iran. Sy Hersh

With regard to Hillary, both Repugs and Dems are being played

Sycophant Savior-Petraeus betrayed us: conservatives give the general an "F"

Hurr Blurr, Hitlary is the anti-christ, right everyone?

Bush's EPA Is Pursuing Fewer Polluters-Probes and Prosecutions Have Declined Sharply

McClatchy: The religious right's political power ebbs

Pentagon Shut Down TALON Spying Database Antiwar Students Talks About Listed Credible Threat

Cheney promotes Stan to General...

Bono: "You do not have to become a monster to defeat a monster"

Pentagon Gives Blackwater New Contract - 92 mil

The Roberts Court Returns

syria says air raid hit empty buliding.

I saw the flying spaghetti monster in my pasta! Should I sell it on ebay?

I wouldn't want to drink Sydney, Aust.'s water

Blackwater guards killed 16 in week of violence

The greenback: How low can it go?

Iran: "Gays punished by lashing or death if proved that they have had homosexual relations."

Oil companies look to exploit Burma

Dan Rather, John Ashcroft: Blast from the past - Time to Remember

John McCain prefers a good, God-fearin' CHRISTIAN president.....

Isn't it time for the US to add a Department of the Environment?

It is so difficult to watch teevee

Springsteen: It's Early, But It's Late

U.S. Detention Centers Part of Long-Term DHS Plan: "ENDGAME" Part I

An On-line Poll Here and the same one on CNN

Sorry mods: GO PHILLIES!!!!!1 This game is Hugh!!1 Seriesly!!

bother that freeper at work.

Please, please, let Ghouliani get the repuke nomination

We need an Iraq Truth Group

Iran is a much more complex place than Iraq is(was).. Here's the inside scoop

'Time for change' receives Algae Award for Russert Demagoguery post

Are Michael Ware and the rest of our media unable to find and report on 4.2 million Iraqi refugees?

What kind of mind equates 9/11 with a prostate?

McClatchy: Supreme Court starts term narrowly divided

Faux News Propaganda at it finest: Iran, The Ticking Timebomb (On today at 3pm est)

Two possible reasons for all the vitriol this primary season:

Pat Buchanan was on MTP this AM, making excuses for those GOP candidates who skipped the debate

266 more U.S. troops killed in the first 9 months of 2007 compared to same period in 2006

Blackwater's employees... share the same religious zeal of ancient crusaders

Any attention given Rather's explosive charges about newsmedia protecting Bush?

NY Times Declares Posting on Forums & Blogs a Sport

I hadn't seen this great Tee Shirt before: Who Would Jesus Bomb?

State Department Agents Say Jobs Were Threatened

"The Fight" a prayer

What Larry Craig Wants, No Judge or Jury Can Give

Book Banning Efforts Bring on Title Fights

Can the Video Forum be filtered a bit???

Take a break from politics. Go to Calcutta.

Police: Sitter Put (18 month old) Boy's Feet In Boiling Water

Door Knob, Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change...

Firms Seek Access to Burma Oil Fields Despite Bloody Crackdown

A modest proposal stolen from John Yoo

"The Prophecies of Asu-The nation of Freedom"

For all you Ted Stevens corruption watchers

I welcome any statement of support for the goals most of us share...even from the converted.

"Without nepotism, Hillary would be running for the president of Vassar. "

Bond's definitive Miss Money penny dies

Is Hillary Clinton the New Old Al Gore?

Explosion in High-Priced Student Loans Sow Seeds of Trouble for U.S. Economic Growth

"So what if I lied about WMD?" blurted Bush (2003 interview)

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

Alleged Poisoner Pol. Comeback in Ukraine w/ help from Repub "Strategist"!

US trains Gulf air forces for war with Iran

Neocons seek to justify action against Teheran

40% of Republicans and 27% of Democrats believe Saddam Hussein was "personally involved" in 9/11

Noose Found in L.I. Police Room

Couric: ‘Not My Job’ To Critically Report On Iraq

Woman Dies After Airport Arrest

Which issues do you think are likely to be misused as wedge issues

Message to lurking trolls

O'Reilly: "[I]f I could strangle these people and not go to hell and get executed ... I would -- but

Clarence "Slappy" Thomas guest on 60 Minutes tonite

Ahmadinejad walks away with a win

Hersh: Bush’s Case For Hitting Iran Has ‘Shifted,’ Now Focused On ‘Surgical Strikes’ To ‘Sell’ It

Let Kids Be Kids: "Pre-teen prodigy at quarterback growing up fast"...

When a Dem becomes president even the Republicans will be calling for the troops to come home

Wake Me When September Ends. Tomorrow: more war. more idiocy, status quo.

Kristol’s Dark Humor: Bush’s ‘Heartless Assault On Our Children’ Is ‘A Good Idea’

A Pox on all Polls-

Does Speaker Pelosi drink?

Where does it mention Jesus Christ or Christianity...

Russert is a money grubbing Asshole!

Hersh: 'War with Iran will be about protecting the troops in Iraq'. i am sure Hillary will go along

Bush Makes Surprise Visit To Work (The Onion)

Kerry staffer to deploy to Iraq in October. Will Rush call him a "phony soldier", too?

Norman Podhoretz on c-span 2 now, second half

Here we go again. Classic Republican BAIT and SWITCH. Iraq vs. Iran

NYT - The Dissenter: Justice John Paul Stevens

Have any of the Democrats in the run made a statement about Burma?

Who said that Dems should drop condemning Limbaugh? Introducing the next Repub silliness act:

John "Ain't No Fortunate Son"Fogerty nails the idiot on new album

The differences between the Mets and the Bush Administration:

How many people would drop their candidate if Gore were to enter the race for POTUS?

TOON: Sunday's Opus - "Washroom Wobblies"

Tell Clinton, Obama, and Edwards to Produce an Out-of-Iraq Plan for 2009

Soldiers 'huffing' to get "out of Iraq for two minutes"

Blackwater is accused of killing Iraqis in cold blood, they're awarded $92 mil. contract

I do not support bribing mass murderers

Anybody else remember Pundit Pap?

Cuba Rips Bush at The U.N.

I believe Mitt Romney will win the Republican nomination for President.

Bullshit Chevron propoganda

'The New Me Generation' (so much for Boomers, Gen X and Gen Y...)

From Wide-Stance To ''Wide Coverage?''

* Ignored Saddam's Exile Documents, WHAT ABOUT '03 IRAN PROPOSAL PASSED BY NEY?

Clarence Thomas On Sixty Minutes Thread

Cindy Sheehan or Nancy Pelosi?? Who do you support?

Al Gore on the Clinton Years

Imagine If There Was A DU In 1980

Do you support giving money or bonds to women (or married couples) who don't have kids?

What Would The Consequences Of War With Iran Be?

Is it just I who feels that

DU this poll. Freedom Watch vs. Move-On

Deleted Post by KoKo01...What's the will be Locked as Flame what the Hell!

Big Dawg on Russert flip floping about Beating info out of terrorist

An extremely useful 'truth' test...legit

There must be a more flattering photo of this woman?

TPM: The GOP's best anti-Craig weapon = "Craig seems immune to peer pressure"

Christian Conservatives threaten running 3rd party candidate to Derail Giuliani

Draft Gore petition...Have you signed it yet?

CHIP bill is no longer veto proof! 1 Day Left Until CHIP Expires!

A Reminder: "The War" resumes tonight on PBS - 8:00 PM Eastern

The roar of Rumi - 800 years on (BBC) {800th birthday TODAY}

Abuse of canned air in Iraq leads to ban

these bullshit OIL COMPANY commercials that pretend their environmentally friendly

60 minutes is interviewing Clarence Thomas right now.

Noose found hanging in Long Island police station

Ethanol’s Boom Stalling as Glut Depresses Price

White House: Don't split up Iraq

If you like what's going on in this country, don't click on this thread

"Hell No, They Won't Go!"

Fort Drum soldiers join in peace rally, speak against Iraq war


Do you really believe we have 3% annual inflation?

Women arrested at airport found dead - police claim no taser or pepper spray was used.

Schadenfreude News of the Day: GOP fears Giulia911 nomination could break the party

CIA Concerned That - WH Exaggerated Intell Used To Justify Israeli Air Raid In Syria

Mario Cuomo on Presidential Race: Who Needs Dems Like This?

This AOL poll on the RW "Freedom Watch" group has been majorly freeped, please help

ADM Mike Mullen, Gen. Pace's replacement, starts Monday

well, I just broke DU's cherry on ActBlue for Hillary by donating

Why I don't shop at Fry's

Cannabis Legalization

The DLC is a cancer of the Democratic party

Springsteen Interviews - NY Times & Sunday Times: "... A Tallying of Cost and Loss..."

CNN's "Someone's swiping toilet paper" story: SOME ROLLS WERENT EVEN FULL!

My LEAST favorite liberal buzzword--and what's yours?

Why not Jimmy Carter for President ?

The corporatists do not belong in my Democratic party.

New AT&T terms of service: We'll cut off your Internet connection for criticizing us

How to respond to the repugnant ones when they say "tax & spend"

Countrywide CEO Angelo Mozilo dumps $138 million in stocks; shareholders stock value shrinks

There's a pattern here...

This is heartbreaking – leave my dad alone, says Jenna Bush

Would you be in favor of War Crimes indictments and fair trials for Bush and his minions?

The War on Iraq is simply a crime so great we cannot deal with it

Access Denied

Colorado Students Walk Out During Pledge, Recite Own Version

The cruelty of lethal injection

Democracy Texas style

What would Bush sing if he had the lead in "The Sound of Music?"

The fact is the president who does withdraw our troops from Iraq is conceding defeat is now at 90%

"the Texas president has been sending the New York senator messages

Hungry cop tases motorist for going five miles over speed limit

A DU recipe for irrelevance

Where is your Democratic Underground bumpersticker?

There Are A Lot Of Democratic Voters Like My Mom

Should our public drinking water be floridated?

Many soldiers get boot for 'pre-existing' mental illness

Pretty Funny from SNL last night

Another struggling underclass Bush has fostered into bankruptcy (and ignored)

NOW Petraeus admits to rise in Iraq violence

Hersh: *’s Case For Hitting Iran Has ‘Shifted,’ Now Focused On ‘Surgical Strikes’ As Way To ‘Sell' I

Giuliani Hires Old Friend, Accused Molesting Priest Alan Placa , "Consultant" to Giuliani Partners

Shifting Targets-"They’re moving everybody to the Iran desk"-by Seymour M. Hersh

If Al Gore steps in now, I'll be disappointed in him.

High tuition prices and heavy student loans could sap economic growth.

Is our children learning ? yes : "childrens do learn"

I hate all Iranians, US aide tells MPs

A Problem from hell.

The other war, Karzai and ("esteemed") Mullah Omar

Genetically Modified Foods Have Serious Health Risks

From inside Burma

(((TOONS))) A tasty late night snack. Dig in while they're hot!

silly question (maybe) but on DU why so much dislike for Hillary and love for Bill?

Folks are SERIOUSLY going to DRAFT GORE

The Bush administration has no basis for starting a war with Iran

Re: delegates, 'super delegates' and the Democratic Party national convention process:

Poor smokers would pay for health bill

he won't run....

As a Dentist, please allow me to say that

I heart Mother Earth

It Isn't A "Lifestyle" And We Don't Want "Tolerance"

The Money Party - The Essence of our Political Troubles

Stand with the Burmese Protestors!

You want to derail Hillary? Stop doing business with some of these companies.

Rev. Billy Graham: A Prince of War Exposed

*ALL DUers* -- It's Time (Again) To Take Your Stands - A Survey

IA, NH, NV, SC may get sued by Florida for "conspiracy to intimidate the presidential candidates"

Ten Things You Can Do Right Now to Help Draft Al Gore

Oops - I almost forgot

Didn't see any of you on this thread so wanted to make sure you got the

Check out this thread -- look at how many times Biden is listed!

This doesn't help...

Gulp. I have my work set out for me.

September 30th Deadline

Clinton, Obama Apparently Tied in Donations

Obama helps Democrats gain ground among Cubans

(Dumb Question Time!!!) How did the Iowa and NH primaries become so important?

Iowa Independent: Clinton Strikes Soundbite Gold


Corps are trying to make Stevia illegal

Democrat endorsing Obama

Hillary Supporters >>>>>>

Clinton & Obama participated in CBC events - where was everyone else?

Obama table in Madison: September 29 Edition

Bloomberg: CPI Inflation Data is a "Lie"

Support for the war(s)

Clinton reaches Big Names with Deep Pockets

Dems: We spend $10 billion/month in Iraq, but can't spend $7 billion more/yr to insure our own kids?

Framing: wrongly disenfranchised voter vs. "vote dilution" via voter impersonation Agenda

Ezra Klein: Candidates go Code Blue on healthcare

72M registered Democrats; 55M registered repubs; 42M Independents. Who do Independent voters want?

''If it's inevitable, just relax and enjoy it" - Clayton Williams and the Hillary '08 campaign

"Desperate Housewives" star James Denton campaigns in Iowa with Cate Edwards (photo)

If you don't support the nominee, you'll be throwing millions of women & minorities under the bus

Big Coffers and a Rising Voice Lift Group on the Right

Topps expands beef recall

RE: Obama - Time running out for the making of a black President

Ghouliani: "I'm not running against my Republican opponents. I'm running against the Democrats"

I just received an e-mail from everybody's favorite, Rahm Emmanuel:

Voters say it's Clinton, the former first lady, who has the most experience

Fulton County (Atlanta) Democrats Vice Chair, former Dean staffer, supports Hillary

I'm away from GD for a couple of days and the Hillary haters emerge en masse

Good morning, Hillary Haters

Petraeus admits to rise in Iraq violence

12/2/02: MSNBC's Dan Abrams tells Mike Farrell that chemical weapons in Iraq "might warrant a war"

Good day, people who do not have an irrationally strong emotional reaction to Hillary!

Bush: Chirac "sees himself as Mr. Arab."

If Romney wins Iowa and New Hampshire is that a lock on the nomination?

AFP photo: "Rosebud..."

Eric Massa NY29: #1 Congressional race on Actblue!

The Big Dog on MTP

Who's the winner?

All this whining from the "Leave Hillary Alone" crowd reminds me of ...

Presidential Race Influencing Congress on Iraq

Why don't they ever ask Republicans

Here are two neat sites for real political junkies

GOP smear tactics wearing the public thin

Taking our own Poll: Would you be disappointed if Hillary didn't win the primary and Obama did

Clinton gets unfair more time at Democratic Debates

Sen. Clinton had BETTER be able to take it from the Dems...

Local Democrats in West fear impact of unpopular ticket leader

If A is true then B cannot be. No?

Presidential bid was media pipedream, Bloomberg says

2013? Get Our Troops Out Now: Gov Richardson Huff Post OPED

Edwards machine rolls across Iowa

The brand known as Mitt©..."I'm different than President Bush in a number of dimensions"

Religious right may blackball Giuliani

My Interview With Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

The Jack Bauer Moment: What the hell is Bill Clinton talking about?

Buchanan rationalizes GOP snubbing minority voters

If you haven't read this stuff on authoritarians...

Update from Edwards HQ: 10 hrs. left!

From the Pen on Lieberman-Kyle amendment WE THE PEOPLE...

What weighs most heavily in deciding which candidate you support?

Christian conservatives consider 3rd party effort (go, Ghouliani!)

The goal of politics: making people happy

Help the Best candiate get the word out

U.S. 2-party system seems like a 2-family system to some voters

So much for the "new kind of politics"...Obama whining at Clinton

Clinton, Obama Apparently Tied in Donations

The Draft Eisenhower movement of 1952. (Draft Gore background info)

Will Miers, Rove, or Bolten be charged with Contempt of Congress?

"The American Conservative” Magazine states that Petraeus is a Sycophant Savoir who will lose war

Bush Just Can’t Leave Bad Enough Alone

Republican bloggers in denial about Christian conservatives third party plans

Obama's Iraq policy will have troops out by the end of 2008.

Richardson has sound 3rd quarter of fundraising

Who Am I??

Bush Sold His Soul to Insurance in 1995 for $10million a Year to GOP Coffers

Bush Plans for Flu Pandemic Flawed, GAO Says

Dodd stunned, angered that leading Dems would not commit to having troops out of Iraq by 2013

All the DU AMATEUR PUNDITS proclaiming the race over need to take their meds!

Former Clinton Official: Bill is Wrong about Barack

Al Gore is not running because Hillary Clinton is too strong

Hillary, do you love, hate, like or dislike her?

GOP Is Ready to Roll Out the Klieg Lights for Craig

Clinton's health plan is viable, knowledgeable and works for everyone

Richardson says war with Iran is unwise

Before the end of Sunday Sept 30th, dontate to KUCINICH- to Hell with these other "Dems"!

Barack Obama reaches and is surpassing the 350,000 donor mark!

Elizabeth Edwards pushes universal health care in San Jose (2ND STOP: SHE SHARES GRIEF WITH PARENTS

Iran Hostage Crisis 2007: How Cheney Might Try to Trick Us Into War With Iran

Does Hillary Clinton actually think she will be elected president?

If nearly all the democrats say the war will continue to 2013...

Can I have your opinion on this?

Vanity Fair article: "Going After Gore"

Hillary's camp is afraid of Obama "busting out of the stable" willing to lose Iowa to Edwards

I see our country falling apart right before my just keeps

Go left TV: RFK Jr. on Neil Cavuto. how easy it is to hack Electronic Voting Machines

*ALL DUers* -- It's Time (Again) To Take Your Stands - A Survey

Bill Clinton would be wise to stay out of this presidential race

Hillary's only competition now is no one

Hillary's only competition now is Edwards

Other than Dennis Kucinich, what presidential candidate(s) have declared healthcare as a right?

Clinton's cackle may give opponents the last laugh

Help Clint Curtis, a true democratic fighter, in his bid for congress!

Obama, Romney Lead Nomination Race in Iowa, Newsweek Poll Finds

Ok this is kind of cool, a candidate selector for 08'

DLC to Progressives: Four legs good, two legs better


"High-Priced Student Loans Sow Seeds of Trouble for U.S. Economic Growth"


Any reasonable person would see that Hillary is not going to make it

RE: Pelosi with Blitzer this morning...anyone else fuming??

Hey Hillary lovers!!

Should the Dems nominate a SURE THING against the GOP?

Why don't you support Dennis Kucinich?

Give us your first 4 choices in order for 08.

Watch Biden talk about labor, trade policies, healthcare, climate change and Infrastructure.

Robert Reich Also Sets the Record Straight on Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill