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Archives: November 18, 2008

Al Jazeera: Obama vows to close Guantanamo

I am vehemently opposed to waterboarding and all torture, but in the case of Richard Perle......

Isn't God a sinner?

Isn't God a sinner?

Didja hear? They're attacking Marc Cuban because he funded the "Loose Change" 9/11 video...

November 18th's my Birthday... I want Lieberman booted out as my present. :)

By June 2009 we have to be out of all Iraq Cities & Towns

By June 2009 we have to be out of all Iraq Cities & Towns

Admirals, generals: Repeal 'don't ask, don't tell'

I've changed my mind...I now support Hillary for SoS.

An Insight Into The Mind of Today's Freeper

I swear that they are filming the dark haired female newsreader on Lou Dobbs thru gauze

Fellow DUers, I need your help. How do you deal with a sociopath in the family.

Star Trek 11 Trailer

More on SP and education in Alaska

Palin's Audacity of Hype, Coming to a Bookstore NearYou. THE MUDFLATS. :ROFL:

When a Building collapses...

A question about Journals...

Did you see this gutsy lady on Letterman just now?

Lieberman must have something on everybody in DC.....

I saw this on a billboard outside of Richmond last night.

I've been wrong about Bush.

Naomi Klein w/ Amy Goodman: The Borderline Illegal Deals Behind the $700 Billion Bailout

Has the CA Supreme Court already said they'd throw out Prop 8?

Wow, Sen. Kennedy looked GREAT Monday coming back to the Hill

Bobby(2006)-The Sound Of Silence (Robert F. Kennedy)

Foreign Ownership of US Domestic Industries

Government sanctioned superstition.That's what many Evangelicals want.

if liberman retains his security chairmanship, no more donations to the DNC from me

1/2 of Barack's transition plan for civil rights is about LGBT - I guess

Taliban Siege of Pakistan Elders Leaves 7 Dead

The FreeRepublic disclaimer is sorely lacking

NATO Fires Artillery at Insurgents in Pakistan(Coordinated with Pak)

Obama REALLY needs to reform the FDA

anyone ever read the true story of Rosemary Kennedy?

cracking down on yard signs

Transfer of political appointees into permanent federal positions -job security

I'll tell ya, it's not the CEO's fault

Anybody knows where Rachel Maddow is? Is she going to be gone all this week? And Olbermann? nt

Republicans oppose national health care because it is supposedly about "choice"

The Republicans have an infrastructure program...

Any View fans have any fave Joy Behar quotes?

DOJ Won't Give Conyers Siegelman Case Docs

AlterNet: 2008 Results: Fewer White Voters, While Minorities Set Records

AP: Obama Unlikely To Seek Torture Charges

WHO cares what that neoCON IMBECILE Tina Brown thinks

GOP Civil War: Huckabee Goes on the War Path

100+ retired admirals and generals: Let gays serve openly

Academic Study: Franken Likely to Win Minnesota Senate Race

When someone really screws something up, they "Bush*ed" it

Congressional leaders to be picked today

Baltimore's Cardinal Stafford: Obama is 'apocalyptic'

Baltimore's Cardinal Stafford: Obama is 'apocalyptic'

What's the status of the Senate race in Alaska?

An extremely disturbing sight...

Zogby Engages in Apparent Push Polling for Right-Wing Website

Lieberman's Chairmanship is the first real question for the new Democratic Party

Digital images contain their maker's mark

Jon Tester says LIEberman the TROLL will make a presentation to the Dem Caucus

Tried going to FReeperville this a.m., no can do. Donning my tinfoil

Republican Soul-Searching in Five Minutes

There are better places for Hillary.

morning joe mentioned a huckabee smackdown of...

Barnicle on MSNBC defended the auto workers against Andy Card...

Anybody else get SPAM in their DU mailbox? Recruiting for a survery.

Talking Point: Every Democrat and Every Netroot Needs to Repeat this meme "BUSH RECESSION"

* admin proposes new protections to health care providers who oppose abortion

Ruling: Prepaid stored-value cards qualify for $250,000 FDIC deposit insurance

Meanwhile in Phoenix, Wachovia builds new branches furiously....

Bushies to Remain in Government

Vancouver's Radical Approach to Drugs: Let Junkies Be Junkies

Tin Foil Time:Mark Cuban/Dan Rather

Early Test for Obama on Domestic Spying Views

Isn't the Air America radio cruise a little out of touch, or am I wrong?

NorCal Republicans Film Thank-You TV Ad For Palin

NorCal Republicans Film Thank-You TV Ad For Palin

Gov. Sarah Palin faces some cold political realities in present-day Alaska.

I propose we just stop calling it a recession or a depression...

Henry Paulson cannot be trusted.

Dammit, Obama! Just make with the puppy already!!!

Norbert Elias and System Collapse

Today's "Great Moment in Anarchist Protest"

Morning Toons...

Could there have been a subtext to the Obama-McCain meeting about Joe Lieberman?

***SEMI OFFICIAL Pockets Paulson and Spanky Bernanke about to testiLIE thread***

MarketWatch: Tough times getting even tougher in Sin City

Illogical Bush Admin Moves Likely Increase the Number of Abortions - Bush History, 11/18

Over the last 3 years I have watched as the recession/depression term evolved..

"looking forward, not looking back". . . alrighty then.. let me look...

The dramatic rise & fall of gas prices in 08... what's the deal?

30 reasons for Great Depression 2 by 2011

benanke & paulson to congress- Bailout is working

Bush Moves to Protect Those Who Deny Abortions

Gahd Lieberman supported by a majority in the caucus...


Lieberman is in

"The 'Change' Button"

Where is Thom Hartmann today?

The BEST Condi has ever looked..not kidding

It's a secret ballot because....

I have relatives in Johnstown, PA, talked to them last night and asked who they voted for

30 years ago today the term "drinking the Kool-Aid" entered our lexicon

Obama is a genius politcally...even when it comes to his name.

What is Barack thinking re- **Hillary as SOS**?

EU asked to pinpoint aggressor in Russia-Georgia war

EU asked to pinpoint aggressor in Russia-Georgia war

sounds like Lieberman won

U.S.-Canada Military Plan Could Place Troops in Each Other’s Country

The Rude Pundit - Let the Bodies Hit the Floor: Bye, E.D.

Sorry DU and America. During early years of DU I actually defended Lieberman.

Mark Cuban charges political vendetta in waning days of Bush administration

Lieberman cannot simply be removed by the Dems at their whim if he doesn't do what they want!!

Canceled Iraq contracts cost U.S. $600 million

Top judge: US and UK Acted as 'Vigilantes' in Iraq Invasion-'serious violation of international law'

Well, I guess nobody will be held accountable. (Lieberdem Party)

Mexican Billionaire Increases Stake in Bankrupt Circuit City

After Gitmo, Obama to close Club Fed prisons for Wall St. economic terrorists

Democrats would kill the golden goose that put them into power.

Help? I am planing to organize an on going food drive.

Ok, get it over with, make Zell Miller senate majority leader...

Does this guy look like Harry Reid or what?

Will Puerto Rico become a state during Obama's administration?

Will Obama keep Paulson on at Treasury?

if you blame reid for the lieberman vote, you don't understand two things:

This election may not turn out to be...

Does the term "Men's Crisis Center" offend anyone here?

TIME magazine corrected its error

International food chain responds to blogger's demands, franchisee retracts gift, job protections ad

International food chain responds to blogger's demands, franchisee retracts gift, job protections ad

TTFN! - by Detroit Mark

Editor&Publisher: More "chilling" reports of post-election racist threats/attacks

Dear Democratic Voters:

Ronald Reagan raised my taxes!

How could the vote be 42-13?

CNN Video: 83 year old woman convinced to refinance 3 years ago, now her home's in foreclosure

Lean Cuisine Frozen Chicken Dinners recalled

Laugh at Joe LIEberman

MSNBC is once again on BlinkoTV

Universal Healthcare could be a fantastic jobs and growth engine

Universal Healthcare could be a fantastic jobs and growth engine

Pirates! Who would have thought we'd ever have problems with traditional pirates?

I think any Accountability for these last eight years will have to come from outside sources.

Lieberman Theory

My message to repuglicons that feel it is their duty to lecture Obama on bipartisanship...

If Hillary becomes Secretary of State


Why did Obama resign his Senate seat when his vote may be needed in this lame duck session?

The Bottled Water Con: "20 to 40 percent comes from public drinking reservoirs"

Vote on Ousting Ted Stevens Delayed. Happy Birthday - THE MUDFLATS

Psyche patient is neglected, dies, hospital loses medicare...


Hardball: Chris Hitchens Gets His Clinton Hate On

What is Blinko TV? What channels do you get on it?

I Kicked A Right-Winger's Ass...And I'm Not Sorry.

"Wanda Sykes Has A Wife. Got A Problem With That?"

I love P!nk

What Happens When You Sing Kumbaya With The Devil ?

That's $4,284,500,000,000

If we take money from TARP for GM how will we ever pay Bankers their bonuses?

This is beautiful. Shannyn Moore on election vigilance "The Sacrament of Democracy"

"We are educated by the great entertainers like Rush Limbaugh,"

Here is a theory to through around... LIEberman and his chair...

CNN: Many Haitian mothers wait to name their newborns because so many infants die of malnourishment

Transient ordered to pay $101M for setting California fires

Transient ordered to pay $101M for setting California fires

Fahrenheit 9/11 producer probes media biz

Mark Cuban Indictment Comes Soon After Funding Bailout Watchdog Website!

Hillary for SOS: Will she update her book Living History (and other fun).

ACLU files suit alleging U.S. used foreign nations to hold terror suspects without charges.»

Another Leak: Eric Holder as AG

Secretary of State the end of the road for the Clintons?

Bush’s Blanket Pardon for War and Torture? Would anyone put it past Dubya to attempt such a thing?

700 Billion Bail Out: "A Revolver to our heads"

700 Billion Bail Out: "A Revolver to our heads"

Hagel, Unrestrained, Lashes Into Bush, Rush And The GOP

Should severely mentally-defective people be imprisoned for crimes they commit?

Who's Paying For Gonzo's Private Defense On Politicization Charges? We Are.

Just a thought...

49% of primary care physicians would leave medicine if they had an alternative

Military can meet Obama's demands

Of course, there was gentle sobbing...

Obama's church issues legal challenge to Prop 8

No Purges

I'm beginning to think we elected Republicans.

Accepting applications for Rick Sanchez' job..any takers?

Hallelujah! Some Abortion Foes Shifting Focus From Ban to Reduction

Howard Dean: Keeping Lieberman As Chairman Is Shrewd Move

Franken's Position Looks Surprisingly Good, New Political Study Shows

Joe Lieberman has a 100% favorable NARAL rating and we know Stevens & Ginsburg are retiring.

Some Think Politics Is Just So Easy And Straightforward. Oh Yeah? Well Why Not Put Up Or Shut Up?

Senate Democrats endose Lieberman negligence on oversight.

Regarding credit card companies and the interest and fees they charge consumers.....

CNBC blames unions for taking down the BIG 3 to attack EFCA (video ) David Bonior stood up for it


Will the moral cowards that voted to keep Lieberman in ever be revealed publicly?

Will the moral cowards that voted to keep Lieberman in ever be revealed publicly?

If you were Obama, how would you feel about the Lieberman

After the Torture Era-By Eugene Robinson

This very hypocritical Lieberman decision is worth a ONE DAY rant, then I'm letting it go...

Democrats and the military.

Eric Holder, our soon-to-be Attorney General, is Anti-Death Penalty!!!!

Eric Holder, our soon-to-be Attorney General, is Anti-Death Penalty!!!!

I'm feeling confused --- who won the election?

Hillary might reject State offer even if Barack Obama offers it to her

How to deal with an anti-union blowhard

2,374 vote lead!!! Woohoo!

Good Citizens of Connecticut

Kristol ‘ambivalent’ about extending contract as New York Times columnist.

Can bush give pardons to people before they are charged w/ a crime?

Obama Team Signals No War Crimes Prosecution

DU This Poll Re: Obama/Threats

Recount Set for Minnesota Senate Race as Challenges Loom

Customer service complaint reply.

Homes sought for retired dogs amid track closings

Well, the election is now truly over.

Democrats reward man who scuttled Katrina investigations.

TOON: The Radical Fringe -- Wealthy-Fare Department (Dory Hippauf)

Lean Cuisine recalls nearly 900,000 pounds of frozen chicken meals

The secret Lieberman-Obama discussions...(DU EXCLUSIVE!)

Ark. seizes 21 more kids from evangelist's group

More to the Mark Cuban Insider Trading Indictment Than Meets the Eye?

Obama is keeping his promise of changing the tone in Washington

How Can So Much Junk E-mail Come From One Place?

So does today's news from the Hill mean...

DU Investors: Which corporations do you think will be involved in the reconstitution of the


Right or wrong, if they let the auto industry go bust....

Blogger's demands met in wake of Subways food chain franchisee donation to "Yes on 8" campaign

If Dems caucus at noon, they need to tell Lieberman they meet at 2PM

If Dems caucus at noon, they need to tell Lieberman they meet at 2PM


I know why they won't be convicted.

Is the Alaska governor's real name PALING? (Droppin' g's seems suddenly popular)

After more than 400 lawsuits, disabled man can sue no more

Marriage Protests Caused God to Send CA Wildfires sez RWing preacher James Hartline

74-year-old Blind woman threatened over unpaid 1-cent bill, told lien would be placed on home

Quote of the day.

Lieberman: I’m ‘Grateful’

on jonestown and the assassinations of harvey milk and george moscone.


Okay, I'm getting a flag flown over the Capitol on 1/20

anyone got that "seating chart" inauguation cartoon?

"Post racial" ?! ....... 2nd-graders on school bus chant "Assassinate Obama!"

Cheney, Gonzalez Indicted in Texas Prison Case

Bush History,11/18 - Illogical Bush Admin Moves Likely Increase the Number of Abortions

Perino: Obama ‘Should Want’ Bush’s Political Appointees In His Administration»

Since Obama and Dean both seem to be A-OK with LIEberman as HSC Chair, so am I ...

I would prefer a festering, unlanced boil on my ass ......

Morales to visit tribal leaders at NMAI

Janet Porter (ex-Huckabee campaign 'Values' co-chair) Asks God to Prevent Obama From Taking Office

MSNBC on Lieberman: "In defeat, he showed defiance; in victory, Democrats show magnanimity"

Bill and the possible new secretary...

Eeeeeeew! "Nursing home residents have sexual needs too."

I think I am done with politics.... there is no way in the world you or I can influence our elected

Grand jury indicts Cheney, former AG

Huntington WV-the news is not so good

Fox hijacks msnbc.........on channelsurfing

" Asked why Gonzales made the request, Gonzales spokesman Robert Bork Jr. said ..."

CNBC: Sheila Bair is batting down every GOP talking point Larry Kudlow tosses at her

Begich lead over Stevens grows

Diebold faces GPL infringement lawsuit over voting machines

Is there anyone here that thinks Lieberman has shown good judgment over the last several years?

Obama's Grandmother Honored at Tribute Friday

Obama's Grandmother Honored at Tribute Friday

Photo: As the end draws near, God's Little Chosen Prince still has a full supply of smirks

HEADLINE: Mormons caught off-guard in election backlash ("People of faith being intimidated!!1")

Student Could Face Charges for Hugging Social Worker

Could this be our future?

Guantanamo: How many children were held?

In caving in to HolyWarJoe, did our party at LEAST get...

digby dug up a r/w article on Eric Holder...

So long Senator Toobz

AP calls Alaska for Begich

My husband had an interesting suggestion regarding the possible bailout for the auto industry...

Why is Paul Harvey still on the air? showing Faux instead of MSNBC

Best Pundit Kitchen caption ever?

A letter to the Boston Globe Editor regarding the auto bailout which I had to share

I've been watching the bail out hearing for the auto industry.

Thank you Alaska and Mark Begich

Begich up 3724

AP calls Alaska Senate race, Stevens is defeated.

Time for Ted Stevens to take his long walk out onto the ice.

Sucks To Be Republican Lately

Interesting attitudes at the state dep today .......

Why It Matters - Lieberman


Group of churches and religious bodies file legal challenge to Prop 8

Arianna Huffington was not ideal as pinch hitter for Rachel

Barack's Choices

Jesse Jackson looks like he's going to cry again on CNN

Well now, I guess the assholes were wrong after all. Here we've had Gay Marriage

So does this mean that 42 Democratic Senators are compromised?

I feel downright awful about the Alaska Senate race going against Stevens .......

Ted Stevens will not seek presidential pardon

Megacorps refusing to pay people while they wait for Windows Vista to boot

Happy Birthday Ted Stevens!

She gets better and better

Top judge: US and UK acted as 'vigilantes' in Iraq invasion

China Became Top Holder Of US Debt In Sept. With $585B

What's Wrong With the Bounce?!?

Virginia GOP Already Has '09 Gov Nominee

Memphis girl’s stolen wheelchair found destroyed

Lawyer over at "FDL" comments on Eric Holder....(Marc Rich and Chiquita Banana)

Can you believe polls

Apparently, the reason I am pro-gay rights


What the hell is going on!?

Shuster just said that AP has called the race for Begich

Would you prefer to NOT have a DEPRESSION. then go to and

Begich Wins! Obama urges Sen. Dems to give Stevens another chance.

Imagine it. Imagine it hard. Visualize it. Taste it, Feel it. Breathe it ............

Important announcement re my future SP updates...

Will they rename the Anchorage airport now?

UAW workers create over $200 in wealth an hour each - even after they retire

Hey, can we rename the Anchorage airport now?

You can't buy a house on $14 hour

which Congressional district do you live in?

which Congressional district do you live in?

Under Iraq troop pact, U.S. can't leave any forces behind

Scum-sucking Repug bastards: Labor Unions and high wages are to blame for auto industry woes......

CNN Money jumps on the "Blame the Unions" bandwagon

David Gregory.......stop pretending that you are anything less than a shill eom

Justices Stevens and Ginsberg will probably retire.....

A Dramatic Rescue for Doomed Wild Horses of the West

The upside of pirate attacks

Limbaugh/Hannity Receive Platinum Award From Evil Cabal Of Propagandists

Mr. Obama, et al (who have eyes to see and ears to hear)......this is for you!

GOD DAMN O'Rielly is dumb.

GOD DAMN O'Rielly is dumb.

Lieberman- Passionate hatred of democracy

gregory is about to regurgitate the christopher hitchens shit

Obama in talks with Gates on Pentagon role

Ethics complaint: Palin should keep campaign talk off state

Thanksgiving travel expected to fall for the first time in six years due to the economic slowdown

It looks bad for the John and Elizabeth Edwards marriage.

I'd like to know why people are writing all these divisive posts?

Anyone watching PBS right now?

missing rachel maddow - these fill ins are not Rachel n/t

Thank you to everyone who voted for me in the Halloween Costume Contest!

Question to DUers

Lieberman Operation Successful: Lips Removed From Bush's Buttocks (Satire)

Alison Stewart guest hosting Maddow...

Study: Republicans Stymie Sensitive Medical Research

Who will be the President Pro Tem of the Senate next term?

I Thought I Got the Perfect Roommate


DSCC Gavel Still Up in the Air

Instead of paying the pirates $10M why don't the Saudis pay them

the war on yule--by fungus on the family

Death on trial today

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

American Tune (Paul Simon) on Colbert

Flashback, for those wondering how LieberBush won in CT:

Texas grand Jury indicts Cheney, Gonzales

Allison Stewart....thank God the adults are in charge...she's in for Rachael Maddow.

If this Recession turns into a DEPRESSION....will it be named after BUSH?

Where Does Wesley Clark Fit In?

Senator Robert Menendez: The Gathering Credit Card Storm

"Cowardly Joe"... (And suggestions.)

Did you know Janet Reno and Bill Clinton hated each other and refused

When will Alison Stewart get her own show on MSNBC?

"Geoffrey Holder's Obama's pick for AG!"

Adm. Mullen: We're Developing Plans For Iraq Withdrawal

Time Magazine has apparently never heard of Geraldine Ferraro

How about this: what if hundred of gay couples gathered together

Hmmm. I am thinking the book by Laura Bush might be an interesting read. She's ready to pop?

Is it me, or has "lay a way" been making a big comeback?

Ted Stevens Declared Loser Tonight

Jon Stewart/TDS has a segment on CNN's John King tonight-hysterical!


Tweety is overheard snoring out of both sides of his open mouth about the CLINTONs

Anger and revenge aside, is Lieberman really the best fit for chairing an anti-terrorism committee?

For those who think it is time to forgive and forget ...........

Saw Hannity ranting about Holder tonight

You know what this means, don't you? EVERY STATE IN THE UNION HAS ELECTED A DEM!!

I had no idea the "pirates" operating in the Gulf Of Aden are out of work fishermen

Lieberman played us like a violin

Hagel had sharp words for Rush Limbaugh Tuesday.

Devil just shuddered and said,

Michael 'Savage' is back with a vengence: Most "Ph.D. experts on children are either gay or crazy...

Woman out $400K to 'Nigerian scam' con artists

Glenn Beck Accosted At Wendy's: "You Racist Bigot!"

Charles Krauthammer appears to be one strange bird

I just got an email begging for $ to help a court case about President Elect Obama's birth certifica

Lieberman heads the Homeland Security Committee...Israel's economy depends on security projects...

Retail Store Closings Could Top 6,000 In 2008

***Cheney & Gonzales Indicted***

Cheny and Gonzales indicted.

How dare you think I need you to condone my "lifestyle!"

Dean: Keeping Lieberman As Chairman Is Shrewd Move

For DU'ers who've watched "Senate Auto Makers Hearings" today

Someone today told me that UAW workers make $80 an hour

And to another blow to the Alaskan Republican party - Joe the Plumber endorses -- JINDAL???!!!!


Al Gore To Campaign In Georgia Senate Runoff

Boy, 8, charged with murder says he came home, found men dead

Six deputies, several K-9 units, sheriff's took $100 from a church.

Many doctors plan to quit or cut back

Joe Lieberman disgusts me. But Howard Dean has convinced me to stop fretting about that asshole.

I'm a pacifist and I'm Okay,

I was in Dallas for 21:15 .. I couldn't get out soon enough!

Ok, what's the skinny on Eric Holder, apparent Obama AG pick.

Marc Cuban Has Been Under SEC Investigation Ever Since He Hired Dan Rather

Chocolate News: Barack! Unlike that hillbilly we just threw out of office,

Thousands in fear after BNP (British National Party) members list leak

It's official, Budweiser is no longer a "Real American" beer

Oh God, Ted Stevens has my birthday?

Eric Holder, Attorney General

The ACLU: Finally, a petition of Hope!

Obama's A Bigger Person Than Lieberman...And, Apparently, Many DUers As Well

I just got off the phone with my girlfriend's 'pub sister.

Begich currently leads Stevens by 2,374 votes

So much for any hope of decriminalization?

The Big Heist...."We Were Royally Ripped Off"

Ted Stevens responds to the Election Results...

Senate Democratic aide: "The left has been foiled again"

30 reasons for Great Depression 2 by 2011

A few DU mis-spellings bother me: It's "moron" not "moran"

Cheney, Gonzales indicted in South Texas county

Don't mess with Chuck Hagel, Kick and Reccomend if you like

My Jewish Friend Supported Proposition 8 and John McCain

Want 60 Dem Senators? Then help elect Jim Martin in Georgia.

Want this in your front yard?

Which Best Describes Your Attitude Toward Obama's Support of Lieberman?

Lieberman on contraception for rape victims, not digging into the past on Iraq, and loyalty.

YES!!! Dianne Sawyer scores with Ashley Dupre (Spitzer's hooker) *PIC*

DUers SPEAK OUT: Is keeping Traitor Joementum a betrayal of what the Democratic Party is supposed

DUers SPEAK OUT: Is keeping Traitor Joementum a betrayal of what the Democratic Party is supposed

I have a plan that will go miles toward bailing out the automakers and lots of others

Congressional Democrats hate you more than they hate Lieberman

Here's to Pat Leahy and Bernie Sanders, the ONLY Senators to speak

New from Microsoft! Get chipped for "instant access" to your health records!

New from Microsoft! Get chipped for "instant access" to your health records!

Duers can forgive LIEberman if they want

Greenwald - Has there been too much bipartisanship or too little?

Greenwald - Has there been too much bipartisanship or too little?

GE's Jeffrey Immuelt and the Push for Green on GE/MSNBC/NBC/CNBC TODAY!

Vice President indicted by Willacy County grand jury


This morning....(and a couple of questions)

The Rapture Ready nuts

Hey physists. Fuel for these supertankers is going to get very expensive

AHHH! Rush Limbaugh Reads "Democrat" Underground!

If HRC is so sure that SoS is hers for the taking, maybe she should resign her senate seat already.

Here's a rundown. Most capable. Clinton. Gay, GOP

Is this the kind of behavior we could expect if Hillary is SOS?

Why the hate for pacifists?

Wildcard for Sec of State.

Who wishes that....

Anyone seen RadioLady lately?

If HRC does get State, will Obama tell her "No Vaporizing!"?

Eric Holder at Justice will be a hammer against Bush remnants like Guantanamo and torture policy

Michelle Obama could set a great example by not straightening her hair

Finally!!! America Will Have an Adult in the White House. Let's just hope that...

I hate those E-Trade commercials with the "Toddler Trader".

LA-04: Cheney to Make Appearance for Fleming

If you ran a Detroit automaker.

Hillary Clinton will be a great SoS

Did anyone listen to Opie & Anthony today on XM?

Recommend this thread if you think the TSA "No-Fly" List should be destroyed

I'm going to bed tonight with some hope that tomorrow brings an unexpected Lieberman smack down.

I'd like to hear more about if Kerry and Richardson have been vetted

Who Are Two Most Popular Living American Politicians Outside The United States?

Transition from a "box of rocks" to the sharpest knife in the drawer

Why do people let the Clintons have so much power over them?

Why Can't the Clinton-haters Just Go Away?

Holy crap! 4 Million expected for the inauguration!!!

Quid Pro Quo'd

Bush Moves to Protect Key Appointees

My "Tin Foil Hat" approach to Hillary as SOS

McJoan is right. "The Joe Lieberman fight was more than symbolic"

Obama's Tuesday

For those who are freaking out about Lieber*, something to consider...

Here we go! First Grandmother/mother-in law --Free Loader comments

I have a daydream: Inauguration Day, 2009

I've thought about it, and I don't believe that Barack Obama would want HIllary as SOS!

Death Squad Protector Eric Holder considered for A.G.

How long will it be before Lieberman seriously undermines the Obama administration?

Is there a PAC set up for Lieberman's 2012 opponent yet?

What is with all the Obama bashing around here..?

caption this


The Democratic caucus was scheduled to meet this morning

THIEVES R US is on CSPAN now. nt

58,279,894 votes... it's that simple.

I've been meaning to share...

ABC: Clinton Appointment Not Done But Close

Nov 7- AP: "Lieberman in talks about caucusing with Senate GOP"

is Hillary for secretary of state a good idea?

Why are people turning on Harry Reid over the Joe Lieberman thing?

So Harry Reid and the Senate Dems are set to Capitulate to Lieberman

LOL... Traitor Lieberman tries to scrape off his "McCain '08" bumper sticker!

Obama beat the strongest couple in the Democratic party and the GOP fear machine.

what will happen if the Clinton job offer for sos falls through? wouldnt that be a terrible start?

Obama's Choice: Chris Rock for Secretary of State

OK, I get it - the pleas from the Auto makers, but there is till the bottom line

Sanity from Joe Conason: Hillary, Obama, Bill, CGI and the SoS post

Quick Question about Hillary Nomination for SOS

After thoughtful consideration, I don't think HRC would be a good choice for SOS

Florida: Only 36 % of voters say U.S. Sen. Martinez(R) deserves another term

Why is Lieberman so important?

"Have you heard that Obama may have a Polish connection? His grandfather ate a Polish missionary."

Latino Pols: Hillary for SoS is part of vow to punish "Judas" Richardson

Cold realities await Gov. Sarah Palin in Alaska

CNN: "Obama and Hillary are optimistic about working out SoS position for her"

Joe Lieberman

Obama will not pick RFK Jr.for EPA ... nor will he pick anyone seen to be hyper-partisan ..

To Me Obama's Attorney General Pick is more important than Sec. of State

Notice how the MSM is painting those upset with Leiberman as being only Liberal Dems...

"Why Can't We (at least pretend to) Be Friends?"

The Presidential Succession Act of 1947

Getting played and knowing it, .....

Hillary Clinton to accept Obama's offer of secretary of state job

Our party of wimps. Joe stays.

So.... I get it

How does the anchor on MSNBC have Gov. Blagojevich on the air and not ask him

Sad. Sad. Sad Sacks. Only 2 Senators spoke out against Joe retaining

Cabinet post for Clinton roils Obamaland

First Task for Lieberman, Post Vote

Did joe Lieberman actually hurt Obama in any state?

Breaking: Fatherland Security Comm chaired by someone who thinks prez will let us get attacked

Is President-Elect Obama Post Ideological? Are You?

The Senate missed my compromise suggestion for Joe Lieberman.

Veteran Anchor E.D. Hill, Infamous For Obama "Terrorist Fist Jab" Comment, Leaving Fox News


Why don't they just give Lieberman's chairmanship to John McCain?

I sure wish that President Elect Obama could pick his own damn SOS!

Folks don't blame Reid, blame Obama and Obama did the right thing. . .

How do you feel about criticisms of Barack Obama?

57 > 56

Reid Speaking on MSNBC

Reid Speaking on MSNBC

If we cannot even rid ourselves of Lieberman, how could we even hope to ever punish Bush and Cheney?

Wow--The Libertarians have something useful to contribute--

This is how the process goes:

The Senate Homeland security committee should be dissolved.

Chris Dodd is up for re-election in 2010

Dream Team Suggestions from Foreign Policy Magazine contributors

Which two senators spoke up against Lieberman?

freerepublic must be doing a lot of hating on Hillary

Which is a greater threat to national security, Iran or the Vatican?

REID: lieberman to stay with dems and hold HLS chair

18 million votes... it's that simple.

Will Obama scrap the Homeland Security dept ?

Does anyone know what Obama smells like?

The art of capitulation.

Why we, probably, will never get the retribution some of us would love to see.

Mr. President-Elect: Judge Abner Mikva Is Right About Sen. Clinton as Secretary of State

I think Zell Miller ahould be nominated for Sec of Defense.

Here's what I don't get about Liebermann - I'm a lowly party volunteer

Election is NOT over yet..let's get Obama 60 in the Senate!

How many Republicans lost their party leadership positions for supporting Obama?

We do a disservice to Obama and this country when we do not speak out.

Back to the big issue: will it be a girl dog or a boy dog?

Do you want Obama & the Dems to seek payback or help this country realize its promise

To help this country realize its promise, Joe should not be in charge of a comm he ran poorly

Simple fact is, if Obama had wanted Joe gone he would be gone...

Kucinich versus the DLC

I love President-Elect Obama but wish he would have stayed out of Lieberman matter

Begich and Franken, things looking good ?

Lieberman: Dems Voted for "Reconciliation and Not Retribution"

Hillary for VP!!!!!!!!!!!

Bush Firing Disloyal Federal Employees

Zogby Engages in Apparent Push Polling for Right-Wing Website

Who should be the new Senate Majority Leader?

Eugene Robinson: No More Torture

Lieberman "correctly made a bet about the fortitude of his Democratic colleagues"

I support the idea of Hillary for SofS but folks need to understand the pushback. . .

Caption it: Lieberman and Palin.

Media Whores that labeled 2004 election mandate for Bush:

Reid: I don’t apologize to anyone for what we did today.”

"Morning Joe" topped CNN's "American Morning" for first time last week

Let's never trust Zogby again, eh? "Zogby Engages in Apparent Push Polling for Right-Wing Website"

Did anyone hear the 8 year old child murderer talking on CNN?

Great surprising upside from Clinton SoS rumors;

So who were the 12 who voted against Lieberman

Joe Lieberman is a two faced weasel.

How about Zell Miller for Speaker?

(202) 224-3542

Lieberman! Lieberman! Lieberman!

"With malice toward none, with charity for all..."

Obama's Use of Complete Sentences Stirs Controversy! Stunning Break With Last 8 Years...

now I know where I've seen Lieberman before it was in this commercial

Any senators voting to keep Lieberman caucusing with the Dems should be ashamed of themselves

" Reid is echoing an argument he knows is false"

How do you feel about being labled in the" liberal blogosphere"?

Right-wing crybaby pens pathetic LTTE to Columbus Dispatch.

Put into Perspective: Hillary Clinton for Secretary of State

This sucks, but We got him by the Balls. Lieberman is Obama's Bitch now.

Lieberman talked about the "Gang of Four" that he thanked publicly

Any nation that’s willing to join the cause of combating climate change will have an ally in the US

They don't represent me.

GOP Choices for an Obama Cabinet (WSJ suggestions)

Joe Lieberman has been nom'd and accepted for the ASSHOLE HALL OF FAME

****Shock Appointment**** Rod Blagojevich appoints William J. Clinton to Obama's US Senate Seat

Fuck Lieberman. I'm damned proud to note that we won by 8.5 MILLION+ votes, and the latest



We voted for change and by gosh we got it: accountability is the new revenge

Overheard conversation of Freepcreep talking to his staffers in cafe

Some cretin (moran) has posted a stupid link (Me.) Sorry!

Check out the DSCC website, there is alot of anger there

Lieberman, Bush, Cheney, financial markets, subpoena dodgers, torturers, all have in common

At least Lieberman had to eat his words like the mealy-mouthed coward he is..

The other day while going through a drawer, I found a political button. It said

National Journal: Obama To Name Peter Orszag As OMB Director

After reading for a few days- Unless OBAMA says it HIMSELF:

Revenge: A Dish Best Served Cold Or... ?

How long before Lieberman goes to Georgia to Campaign for Chambliss?

The Lieberman deal: Folks it's all about the magic number, Sixty

Reid said he trusts Lieberman. Are we sure that Reid can be trusted now?

Seriously, some one, lay out the positive strategy of keeping Lieberman....

Is this quote by Joe Biden accurate?

"But-but...they can take his chairmanship at any time!" "We own him now"

Main reason why keeping Lieberman is strategically WRONG....Democratic Idiocy all over again...

If Bipartisanship is really the issue, then why dont we let other "qualified" GOP Senators stay on?

AP correction: Merkley didn't oppose Lieberman after all

Durbin & Kerry did not act without knowing what Obama wanted. . .

No more leaks! Please PE Obama, just release everyone's name on the same day

Why the Lieberman thing bothers me and it's not about the lack of revenge

Lieberman is a borderline sociopath

Barack Obama's Birth Certificate and the Destruction of

I wanted revenge on Lieberman badly.

So are we now the Janitorial Party?

Obama is already equivocating

Obama is already equivocating

Advance voting started yesterday, I just voted here in Georgia.

HI-Sen, HI-Gov: Statewide Recruitment Thread

Per ABC News: Clinton insider heading up vetting of Hillary for SoS

Word coming from the ABC newsroom in DC is that Hillary is a YES.

New York Times: "Many Dealings of Bill Clinton Are Under Review"

Obama's Attorney General , Eric Holder

All day MSNBC has been saying that Obama said Lieberman should keep his Committee Chairmanship

Some (very temporary) light relief: Patriot CD (Gordon Liddy calls it "really, really good")

Welcome Back To General Discussion:Primaries - What This Means To You

Hannity's Head is exploding on the radio. Obama thinks he can appoint anyone he wants

Rule of thumb: If a cabinet choice makes Hannity apoplectic.... it's a damn fine choice

Beau Biden Will Not Accept Senate Appointment

DUers in no way represent the views of the majority of the Democratic party

From this point forward, All I donate to and work for are PRIMARY CHALLENGERS

Even though Lieberman kept his chairmanship, you guys should realize something. . .

What happened on DU? since the day after the election there has been one critical post about Obama

Alaska's WONDERFUL Progressive bloggers on Mark Begich's Win

McCain Staffer Crows At Idea Of Clinton In Cabinet

It's been two weeks since the Presidential election - glad to see DU back to Normal

I HATE, HATE, HATE!! Joe Lieberman

can connecticut voters recall lieberman?

Bellingham publisher to release Michelle Obama comic book


Holder Prosecuted corrupt Democrat Dan Rostenkowski (house and means)

Pat Buchanan defending Hillary for SoS right now on MSNBC's Hardball!

Joe LIEberman is Irrelevant

Obama Sends Clear Message On Global Warming

Ha ha...Tweety just called Harry Reid..."the tough guy" sarcastically...of course...

Are there really only four good songs on Thriller?

Cant the CT democrats get a petition rolling to recall the Lieberman?

Is this Executive Order Legal?

I swear all I've asked for out of life is Conrad Dobler to stand outside, under my bedroom window... has it's free msnbc feed back up today.


Obama Strongly Affirms Climate Change Goals

Holder to be named attorney general

Too Bad Connecticut has a Republican Governor.

Obama's Use of Complete Sentences Stirs Controversy

High School Reunion question

Change We Can Believe In Example #4,786

Trading years of life for happiness

I laughed. Loudly. From - Obama chats with world leaders online

Obama calls Abbas, promises to back peace talks: official

HuffPo Exclusive Interview: Howard "Dean Applauds Lieberman Decision"

Howard Dean Supports Senate's Lieberman Decision, Says It Was What Obama Wanted

i am home and exhausted

See Hardball? This is why Tweety should

Politico- Hillary could reject State Offer

I hate to say this, but: Now is the time for a gas tax increase.

Green beans and bacon?

Will Lieberman Campaign for Chambliss in Georgia?

Who's this ding-dong on MSNBC

Please read about Eric Holder, everything

And now, the stand-up comedy of... Karl Rove!

Please vote on Obama's job performance Now!

Really bad news... need some support

What would Hillary do about this?!

PLAME & WILSON are now appealing "Leak lawsuit" case to SCOTUS ... WOOT!!

Anyone want to join me in a chorus of the following.....

OMFG, Barry Manilow on Leno

Take The Pledge: “I Will Work To Defeat Joe Lieberman in 2012?

It is not clear to me why Lieberman would want to caucus with Democrats.

LOL Denny Hastert claims Hillary had "intercourse" around the world, LOL

Begich more than 2,300 ahead

So Democrats in Washington prove beyond a shadow of a doubt

"Clinton insider" says reports of Hillary's willingness to accept job are "inaccurate"

(TPM) Source: Kerry, Durbin Defended Lieberman Keeping Chairmanship

Math Dice

Please, Catholics, explain to me what has happened

Hillary Clinton To Lead Group On Insurance Coverage (Working W/Kennedy)

Note to DU: The President (elect) does not have a say over how the Senate is run.

rapid-fire round:

I accepted the Dems decision on Alito, Mukasey and FISA. I accept the Dems' decision on Lieberman.

Potatoes are in the news!

I think the Democrats who voted to keep Lieberman as chair of HomSec should reveal themselves

Beau Biden Will Not Accept Senate Appointment


Obama, Biden, Emanuel, Clinton...


6 month anniversary ideas?

Fave Obama pic?


Who wants to go to Dunkin' Donuts for me?

Hillary for Secretary of State?

If your immediate supervisor wanted to be friends on Facebook

Gosh, just think what we have to look forward to here at DU

WOW....Did we teach that Lieberman a lesson he won't forget!!!

I got spam in my PM!

electronic help needed - digital voice recorder

electronic help needed - digital voice recorder

McCain lead shrinking in MO; final results tomorrow - maybe

Priceless: for my husband

Wanna be startin' somethin'?

Who (or what) is Chuggo?

So after - Hillary Clinton will be there to answer the 3 a.m phone call is repeated a thousand times

FL-Sen: Martinez in Terrible Shape

delet wrong spot

Close Gitmo Petition of the ACLU


I'm comfortable with any of Obama's cabinet picks, but we should have clowned Lieberman.

Could it be that Obama has a Clever Plan to Neutralize Opposition?

AK-Sen: Begich's Lead Grows to 2,374 Votes

For all those whining about Lieberman....

well, It just took me 1 hour and 45 minutes to drive home from work

Which new thread should I post?

WTF??? Hahahahahaha! How to get jail time for speeding

I think this man is crazy. (If you don't know what I'm talking about, don't bother.)

Beautiful story about pelicans and a wonderful duo who saved one - in Iowa!

I hate Lieberman as much as the rest of you.

I guess people really are excited about Obama taking office...

1977 Buffalo NY winter storm

We weren't duped by letting Lieberman stay on.

Send me lounge vibes.

What's the weirdest thing that's ever brought you to tears?

A Different Take On The LIEberman Vote Today

Why are some people interpreting our disgust w/the Lieberman vote as taking a big swipe at Obama?

My girlfriends and I are going to a disco!

Happy Birthday, Mike 03 (f/k/a Mike03)!!!!

Britney Spears in tears: "Even when you go to jail you know you’re gonna get out"

Vote was 43-12

Zogby caught push polling for RW!

No more drama please!

They just don't write 'em like this anymore

POLL What's your view on today's decision about Joe Lieberman?

Republicans Supporting Hillary for SOS makes me very nervous.

***Fly A Balloon***

Would you rather be right or happy!

WIll Joe Lieberman run as a D or an I for re-electio?

Thankfully, Obama turned down the Univ. of Chicago full-time law professor offer

I have a political question, and I don't want to get flamed in GD. So:

Any math Greeks out there?

I miss the primaries

Obama girls get to see their new White House rooms

Can someone here please post rules about when and what people can complain about???

Any meth geeks out there?

Michelle’s Closet Agenda

Vice President Cheney and former Attorney General Gonzales indicted. (updated)

DU this poll!

It just occured to me--Obama's going to Disneyland

More overly-detailed internet thing

Obama Girls Get a White House Tour

Where is Keith?

Which song is better,

Alan Keyes suing to prevent California from casting its electoral votes...

Dean responds to bloggers on Lieberman

I'm free!!! Yay!!! Just came from the doctor.

Democrats embrace Lieberman (pic)

Moment Of Doom Creeps Closer For Stevens As Begich's Lead Grows

Man, I've not owned a snowsuit in forever

If 5 million turn up for the inauguration each person will have just 1sq foot each on the Mall

Anyone who believes the wingnuts have cornered the market on whiny, self-important, jackasses ...

$81.39 per hour PLUS liberal benefits package.. free travel ..Lots of time off

Getting Closer to 60: "Begich Will Be Alaska's First U.S. Senate Democrat Since Gravel"

Good morning Lounge

I've lost the last 2 jobs I've had. I don't know why.

What causes a flash drive to go bad?

Coleman! Leads by 215...

Italian football side moons opponents, scores goal!

Auto Clubs, AAA and others, what are the best ones?

Will someone shut off the problem fountain?

Begich!!! Now at +3724.

Begich now leads by over 1%, does that change whether a recount is triggered?

Mean things kids do to each other.

Funny sayings - add your own.

If I Hear This Annoying Christmas Song This Year I Will Scream

Kudzu and the Virgin Sacrifice: Eat Or Be Eaten

I need automotive help, please

Kos says it best as always...

FOX calls it for Begich! But what the hell is CNN doing?

FOX calls it for Begich! But what the hell is CNN doing?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 11/18/08

***ALERT!***AP calls Alaska senate race for Begich!!!!!

***ALERT!***AP calls Alaska senate race for Begich!!!!!

Forma 2000

A idea about Bill Clinton has been bugging me, Senator Clinton?

Since it's Tuesday back there now: Happy Birthday flvegan!

Begich lead now 3724!

I have a cold

Dustin Pedroia wins AL MVP

Time for DU to smile after a rough day.

Ever have a great idea for a post-apocalyptic or alternate history story,

MSNBC: Stevens loses Alaska Senate seat to Democrat

OK now that Lieberman has been implanted as the secret double agent for us in the Republican Party

If I didn't live so far from my job

Justice Elena Kagan?

Some fool builds a Star Trek Phaser with a real Blu Ray Laser

Some fool builds a Star Trek Phaser with a real Blu Ray Laser

Ok just for fun--and this should be, who would have McCain appointed to the cabinet.

Holder has long opposed the death penalty

Has there been a turducken thread yet?

Ned Lamont is gonna comment on Lieberman on the Rachel show

HELP! What was the name of the TV show, similar to the

1971 was a bad year for libraries, a bad year for America

anyone else addicted to kakuro

So "now" DU has no faith in Obama's integrity?

Stories From the Road: The Rich Guy

I just found an uncashed paycheck dated June 2006

Anyone own a carpet cleaner?

I've taken the bold step of applying at an ethnic media newsroom

Today is Raul Malo Day at my house !!!

Todays word of the day is "turducken". Replace any word in a thread title with "turducken"

MO updated numbers: McCain 1,444,911 - Obama 1,440,518. McCain lead slips to 4,393

"Patriotmusiconline" forum has no posts or discussions yet... I'm just sayin'

"Patriotmusiconline" forum has no posts or discussions yet... I'm just sayin'

Obama wants Iraq War Waffle Room.

A Kidnap In Color: Lust Be A Lady

Turtleandsue Loves Tony Romo

I think we should get Skinner to rename this forum

I normally don't care much for tribute bands

Due you know how to due it?


Nate Silver interviews John Ziegler (Warning: hillarious, not safe for work)

First objective for Obama: Pass a health care bill

Alison Stewart subbing for Rachel. (I really like Allison Stewart.)

Here's one newspaper I'll be keeping

Hey did you guys know that there are free gov't grants for REPUBLICANS?

A difference between Republicans and Democrats...

With an eye to President-Elect Obama, the Pentagon is developing plans to pull troops out of Iraq!

Will Bush Pardon Stevens or commute his sentence to parole or something on the way out?

I need Brazilian turducken suggestions. Can anyone help me?

Don't you hate it when trolls don't bring their "A" game?

Thank you Joe Lieberman

Howard Dean Is Fine With Senate's Lieberman Decision, Suggests It Was What Obama Wanted

Eat, or be eaten

Post Here If You Have Faith In President Obama To Select His Own Cabinet

Post Here If You Have Faith In President Obama To Select His Own Cabinet

Lieberman is just the beginning

It's legit to question Hillary as SOS because of Bill's business dealings...

So much for UNITY

Don't you think Eric Holder looks an awful lot like Jack Dodson (Howard Sprague on Andy Griffith)?

Somewhere tonight Sarah Palin is sitting in a corner crying her eyes out.

A Lounge post in GD!!1!! Seriesly, this is HUGH!!!!

CNN AC360 running with the Clinton Retread story! Talking about new AG


I'm declaring today "International Portishead Day"


Post your happy birthday wishes to Ted Stevens - today is his birthday AND HE LOST!!!

I think Tweety has lost that tingle up his leg. I just started watching

I think Tweety has lost that tingle up his leg. I just started watching

Holder v Bush on War on Terror Tactics

A Mat-Su teen speaks out

People! People! People! "Antidisestablishmentarianism" and "sesquipedalian" are two different words!

No new conservative idiots

BREAKING: Lieberman pushes for Obama -Ayers Connection Probe.

I said, "No"!

How do you stay cold in summer?

After reading through GD and GDP today

Due wah diddy diddy dum diddy due.

Woo hoo! Admirals and Generals call for gays to be able to serve openly in military.

Yo, Skinner ... any progress on that name amnesty thingie?

Daschle as Health Care Czar? (TNR)

Hmm... Can't decide if the kid was a scammer or not.

Step 1: Construct a neurotic personalized fantasy of Barack Obama. Step 2...

Stevens: 46.58%. Begich: 47.76!!

Cracked presents "The 15 Worst Album Covers of All Time"

Brace yourself: McCain still leads in Missouri ("His slim lead has shrunk further")

Anyone notice that the Franklin mint is already hawking Obama coins on TV?

Did Joe Lieberman WANT to be kicked out of the Democratic Party?

God must have heard that Palin was looking for the door of opportunity.

AZ-Sen: McCain Tells Allies that He'll Run Again

Who Is This?

Goddamn it. I'm so fucking tired of being jerked around.

How close do you think people could get to the inauguration if you can't get tickets?

BREAKING! Jacko "too sick" to fly to London to get his ass sued off by Sheikh Abdulla Bin Etcetera!

CNN Cheney and Gonzales indicted by Texas grand jury

Gah. I've got an hour and a half to write two essays.

I Am Having A Pina Colada At Work

The sliver lining of the Lieberman vote

All Purpose Flame War Thread

All Purpose Flame War Thread

What do you guys think of Liz?

Lawrence Eagleburger said something about somebody today

Hey guess what? It's time for ...

I have the dumb.

Nate Silver Interview with POS John Ziegler on the Zogby "Push Poll"

If Obama is choosing some people who served in former Democratic administrations

Do you like my new glasses?

I hate Eric "Chiquita Death Squad" Holder as much as the next liberal, but I'll give him a chance.

NEWS FLASH- The primaries and the election are over

What do you do to keep yourself going when you feel like giving up? (nt)

Will they take Ted Stevens' name off the Anchorage International Airport?

Do You Like My New Glasses?


Bornaginhooligan typed up his letter to Santa today. Hoo boy.

What The **** Is A Turducken

Did We Want Obama To Be Dubya's Liberal Alter Ego? Where's the Redmeat?

How much do you pay a month for your cell phone plan?

Do they make fuzzy boots for men?

This is NOT a Lieberman Post

My cat knocks things off tables and breaks them. Deliberately. What on earth can I do?

2 job interviews this week!

I need Brazilian jazz or Reggae suggestions

Shiba-Inu Puppies Webcast Anonymous.

Real-life Furbys rediscovered

Chuggo's "I Will Leave You Now"-- good song or bad song?

Eric Holder, 1st Black AG- Not Perfect, but Good.

Can I fix my car's problem myself?

Why does White Castle serve boxedwine?

So what you really mean by change is new people, old ways?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 11/18/2008)


why i don't bother even trying to date

I can play the acordian like a muther fukin riot!!!11!1!!!!!1

Ever been so in pain that you are lovesick?

The rest of DU is crazy! Limping into the Lounge for my Prosecco...

White Castle stuffing Just in time for Thanksgiving

Kiss Sao Paulo Brazil 1994 - War Machine...fuck Joe Lieberman through the healing power of music.

Two weeks ago, this minute.

Can I fix my cat's problem myself?

YouTube: Sitting on a cornflake...waiting for the van to come....

Can I fix my car's problem myself?

Do you prefer to open in tabs or a new window?

Im rocking out to this

Holder has Championed Tougher Marijuana Laws

I have to say, BabyMidlo cracks me up.

I don't know why my avatar is not showing up. I think I followed

I'm sick of the Clinton BASHING from the media enough already

Just got a phonecall, as we speak my best friend's little brother is, once again, under arrest

Some of us tried to tell you Obama was not a leftist.

Ironically, most here suffer from the same flaw in thinking as the Other Side.

"Birds of America" -- anyone else see this flick?

This election was about "change" vs. "experience" - CHANGE won!

humbly asking for positive thoughts and PK

34 shopping days left- PNEUMONIA STUFF TOYS!!!!

What's an appropriate wine to go with Cheny's indictment?

Luckiest kid in the world?

Luckiest kid in the world?

Cliches you should avoid like the plague

New website: UU??

New website: UU??

Hannity is talking about Stevens on Faux...poor baby..gettin' ready to cry, puke or both..

My uncle has a country place.

Star Trek

Glenn Beck is no longer on TV?

8 Mile on VH1

Harry Reid is a loser

Complain Post

Roseanne rosanna dana on President Obama, its always something

Tool Time! Are Ryobi tools any good?

"Eat that cake like a man! Over the sink!"

If I May Remind You All, This Still Applies...

Clinton lawyers vetting her for secretary of state

What are your favorite classic novels?

Stay Loose

Stay Loose


Day One

I see that "Hillbots" is back with a vengeance.

Well, tomorrow is my birthday so I get to spent it standing in line at drivers license office.

Chimes of Freedom

Damn it. I've actually been entertained by Jar Jar Binks.

In case you didn't hear: Begich beat Stevens, it's official

I present to you the ultimate Manilow video

Does Parche wanna fight?

wanna parade your porn addiction for all to see?

Live from Roseanna dana.....(sniff) she was the Best

"No Drama" Obama Doesn't Hold Grudges

What are you listening to right now?

Kitten Picture of the Day for Tuesday November 18

He's got the kitty with him with the puppies!

Where we go from here ( email from David Plouffe )

Schools closed today.

Did Obama ever say that Lieberman should retain his chair?

went on a buying spree at Borders this evening: Buy one get another 1/2 price

It's a good thing Barack Obama is our president-elect and not some of the others

I am ashamed and embarrassed

10% of calls to Florida 911 are for stupid sh*t

Oliphant toons

Here is what I don't understand about a lot of you. Did you think Obama was LYING when he constantly

Does Hillary Still Think Talking With Enemies is "Naive" and "Reckless?"

Good for Begich and the Democrats in Alaska. A shout out to the DNC staffers there as well.

Allison Stewart is a breath of fresh air.....

Cave ne ante ullas catapultas ambules.

Time for an 'ask me anything' thread...

Any Handymen?

Hillary's Gonna Be SoS. Mark My Words. I'm Proud Of Obama For Yet Another Great Decision!

Obama won the election because he ran a disciplined *partisan* campaign.

I'll be goddamned, the sky is still falling!

Holy cow, you've got to read this!!!

People! People! People! "Do" and "due" are two different words!!!

is CaliforniaPeggy Really That Old?

Etiquette help needed regarding gift giving.

Stevens still gets his pension ($122,000/yr for life) even if he is convicted and sent to prison.

When Obama says he objects to the Colombian Free Trade Agreement because of human rights violations

A confession

I can play the guitar like a muther fuckin riot!!!11!1!!!!!1

What Do vegetarians Eat On Thanksgiving?

Chicago's "If You Leave Me Now"--good song or bad song?

RE: Joe Lieberman: I am damned sick and tired of the BASE of the

3 Months Until Broadcast TV Goes All Digital

Is Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles any good?

What song have you gone the longest without hearing to still have it attack you as an earworm?

Is It Wednesday Yet For Match Game Rabrrrrrr Style?

Pierced ears or elsewhere for guys - Yes, No, Why or Not?

For Books, Is Obama New Oprah? Barack is reading books on the first 100 days of FDR's presidency.

The bass player in that new band Mudcrutch is all right; I think he may go places

Anybody know where I can find "Dexter" spoilers?

Which impossible novel-into-film pleasantly surprised you? (riffing on Orrex's thread)

Don't Care How 'Shrewd" A Move It Was, It Still Sticks In My Craw

Why is everyone so excited over the new Star Trek movie?

Joe Lieberman is Doctor Smith from LOST IN SPACE

I don't think Bill done it this a-way.

Obama chooses Holder to serve as AG

OktoberKid typed up his letter to Santa today. Hoo boy.

why i don't bother even trying to date

One Little Bone, just one little bone is all I wanted.....

The ONE thing Senate Democrats are lacking to make the Obama Presidency memorable

Hillary Clinton is not going to be president. Period.

For All of You Who Say or Think You're Old:

Power Ballads

The latest iteration of the "Concern Troll"

Lieberman said he fears that America will be hurt if Democrats get 60 votes

Someone PLEASE take Obama's copy of "Team of Rivals" away from him!

WP Foreign Affairs Specialist Ignatius: THE CASE AGAINST HILLARY

Freepers: Obama has a fake birth certificate so Pelosi may become President.

What's the main reason that Lieberman should have been thrown out of the Democratic caucus?

Head of Black Farmers’ Group Is Potential Pick for Agriculture Secretary

"Hillary Clinton? Eric Holder? That's not change we can believe in! I voted for change!"

Cast a live action Wacky Races movie!

Kamala Harris, an early Barack Obama backer, begins her ascent

Hey bicyclists. Time to get yourself a real bike

IMHO Obama is Underestimating the Ramifications of Giving Torturers A Pass...

I just found out I'm on the TSA watch list!

What is your favorite word logic problem

Joe Lieberman cannot investigate President Obama and anyone

Ten picks for Obama's Supreme Court (

How long before Lieberman stabs the Democrats in the back (again)?

Tell us a work of fiction that you think couldn't be made into a film, and why.

Billyskank, samosas, and a kitty (Lots of pics ... warning!)

Let's play Connect: I say "Road trip" and you say "trip up" or any other phrase with either word

Father Pavone is one scary man...predicts more "mass demonstrations and abortion-clinic vigils".

why i don't bother even trying to date

OK, name that Manilow tune

If you were gonna buy a $5000ish station wagon,

Astronaut loses NASA's $500 hammer and other tools during spacewalk!

Clinton Said to Be Divided on Cabinet Post

Thomcat Computer Update - we're $250 short of the goal

Two questions about light bulbs. Illuminate me!

Name a work of fiction you'd LOVE to see made into a movie

Serious Post: Possible job opening for someone with masters or PhD in electrical engineering...

Credit Card Companies Are About To Drive A Stake Through Consumers' Hearts....LINK

Congrats to all our Alaskan DU'ers....

Who's To Blame For the Rising Number of Hate Crimes? ~ I'll Tell You Who!

Any other Blitzen Trapper fans out there?

Begich declared winner of Alaska race

my idiot cat caught herself on fire last night and I can't figure out how she did it.

It seems to me like many of you are advocating exactly what Obama was running AGAINST.

anybody know anything about digital voice recorders?

Poll: Where do you think most Americans fall on the political spectrum?

Fun with Photoshop

Can we get an official list of which Democrats DU is allowed to criticize?

Argh! Pirates in Somalia have hijacked a 100 million dollar Saudi oil tanker

Cabinet post for Clinton roils Obamaland

Obama staffer involved with SoS process, "He offered her the job."

Kennedy taps Clinton for big health reform job

Obama's Use of Complete Sentences Stirs Controversy

Obama's Use of Complete Sentences Stirs Controversy

Dickerson: Dishwasher in Chief - Barack Obama can wash dishes for exactly 64 more days.

Did I accidentally click on Drudge??

Holder supports end to Gitmo, extraordinary rendition, end all torture, & stop domestic surveillance

Holder supports end to Gitmo, extraordinary rendition, end all torture, & stop domestic surveillance

I think Richardson will get Sec'y of State

You know what this means, don't you? EVERY STATE IN THE UNION HAS ELECTED A DEM!!

How do you stay warm in winter?

GD:P Can Get a Little Crazy Sometimes....

The best turkey I ever had

"Naomi Klein: Bailout is 'multi-trillion-dollar crime scene' ... LINK

RabrrrrrrKid wrote his letter to Santa today, using a fountain pen and Amalfi stationery

Anyone pissed off at Obama over Lieberman should read "Roots"

BREAKING: McCain's Lead in MO Dwindling, See the Last Results Come In LIVE

Fraggle Rock anyone?

Abraham Lincoln: "Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?"

Ok, I'm just gonna ask. Why do you hate Bill/Hillary Clinton?

Robert Parry: Obama Risks Clinton-Era Mistakes

Change or Unity - Which Did You Vote For

Ever been so lovesick that it's painful?

hey chicagoans, come to my show.

I have been given legitimacy. Thank you to whoever my anonymous benefactor may be.

I was so deliriously happy, but now I'm so incandescently angry. What the FUCK is wrong with

Hello everybody...Hope you are all enjoying the run-up to the...

I love my SO but he canNOT cook

OK, Loungers, riddle me this!

While we're at it...why don't we run Zell Miller in GA instead of Martin.

Administration Moves to Protect Key Appointees

China's Hu strikes deals in Cuba

Admirals, generals: Let gays serve openly

Administration Moves to Protect Key Appointees-Political Positions Shifted To Career Civil Service J

October wholesale prices plunge record 2.8 percent

Franken's Position Looks Surprisingly Good, New Political Study Shows

Bakrie squirms as crisis slams Indonesia

Pepsi Bottling takes aim at 3,150 jobs

Court upholds 'God' plates in Indiana

Immigrants back Chávez

Iraq war 'violated rule of law'

Obama promises Washington will take leading role on combating climate change

Canceled Iraq contracts cost U.S. $600 million

US financial rescue package 'not a panacea': Paulson

Military judge in 9/11 case replaced

Oral Roberts University to lay off 100 employees

FBI Questions American Held Without Charges in Gulf State (ACLU to File Against Bush, Mukasey)

Senate Judiciary Committee claims U.S. Attorney firings political, covered up

(Minn) Board confirms Coleman-Franken vote, triggering recount

Holder to be named attorney general

Howard Dean Is Fine With Senate's Lieberman Decision, Suggests It Was What Obama Wanted

Plame, Wilson Seeking Supreme Court Review

Stevens Avoids GOP Ejection... For Now

China moves to stem mass layoffs

The purge: GOP pushed out on K Street

Amnesty International Calls for Georgia War Crimes Investigation

Vice president, former AG, state senator indicted (Cheney, Gonzalez Indicted)

Obama Girls To Visit the White House

Dick Cheney, Alberto Gonzales indicted in S. Texas-Charges related to alleged abuse of prisoners

The other congressional race - Berkowitz concedes to Young (AK-AL)

US CEOs urge at least $300 billion fiscal stimulus

Begich Lead Over Stevens Increases To 2,374 Votes

Al Franken's vote-tally appeal blunted

Three Types Of Lean Cuisine Meals Recalled

Taxpayers will pay for Gonzales' private attorney

Begich beats Stevens in bid for Senate seat

Ex-EPA Official Faults Probe of BP Alaska Oil Spill

Texas Sen. John Cornyn chosen to lead National Republican Senatorial Committee

America could get its first black attorney general

NY AG Seeks Information On AIG Executive Bonus Plans For 2008

Ex-general Barry McCaffrey reports light at the end of the tunnel in Iraq

Waxman in fight to win key House chairmanship

McCain to Run in 2010 (for Senate seat)

COLOMBIA: Sex tourism booming on the Caribbean coast (3rd largest US foreign aid recipient)

Cheney, former AG Gonzales indicted on charges brought by controversial Texas prosecutor

Taxpayers to pay for Gonzales' private attorney

Some Conn. Democrats Still Want Lieberman Punished

Dick Cheney, Alberto Gonzales indicted in S. Texas

Stevens loses Alaska Senate seat to Democrat

Windpipe Transplant Breakthrough

Zogby Engages in Apparent Push Polling for Right-Wing Website

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday November 18

Lieberman credits Obama after Dems let him keep post

Begich lead over Stevens grows (2,374 votes)

Taliban Siege of Pakistan Elders Leaves 7 Dead

Japanese girl makes her pitch for pro team

Clinton lawyers vetting her for secretary of state


A Dramatic Rescue for Doomed Wild Horses of the West

Obama expected to name Peter Orszag OMB director

Automakers Make Their Case for Federal Help

Memphis girl’s stolen wheelchair found destroyed

Doctors transplant windpipe with stem cells

Willacy County (Texas) Grand Jury Indicts Vice President

Half of primary-care doctors in survey would leave medicine

Leahy report justifies Rove contempt; possibility of charges remains murky

Palin's Pipeline at Risk as Economy Slows

Experts: Warming to cause global water shortages by 2080

There are 'one too many' automakers, Bank of America CEO says

Despite Democratic Flap, Sen. Joe Lieberman Remains Chairman of Homeland Security Cmte.

Bonfire blamed for sparking Santa Barbara wildfire

NASA tests "deep space Internet"

Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens loses re-election bid

Can Mall Be Filled For an Inauguration? 4 Million May Try It.

Judge decides to make anthrax records public

Biden's son rules out filling Senate seat

Radical antigay (Westboro Baptist) church expands protest (to Grosse Pointe, MI)

Chilling Note From a Student: Classmates With Guns Talk of Shooting Obama

President-Elect Barack Obama Faces Charges in Memphis

Senator Kennedy Announces Plan to Submit Bill For Universal Health Care

Obama girls look at Washington private schools

Former Obama opponent now suing to prove President-elect's citizenship

Iranian-operated cargo ship hijacked off Somalia

Tainted meats point to superbug C. diff in food: Study finds gut germ in 40 percent of grocery meats

Destroying America from Within

Gary Kamiya: The Obama effect

Bush Awards National Medal of the Arts to Disney Hacks

Naomi Klein: The Borderline Illegal Deals Behind the $700 Billion Bailout

Robert Redford: Americans Rejected 'Drill, Baby, Drill' -- Bush Should Respect Our Choice

It's Only America Bleeding

Has there been too much bipartisanship or too little? -

Finding His Inner FDR: Lincoln belongs to the ages; Roosevelt belongs to ours.

Secrets of Talk Radio

City wants her cent-pay up

Dems Reward Lieberman with Chairmanship of 'Homeboy Security Committee'

The Right Wing Whack Jobs Speak! Who Do they Love?

WORLD NEWS TRUST: Wanted Man in Burma (Jeremy R. Hammond)

Economics blind spot is a disaster for the planet -- Herman Daly, New Scientist

WORLD NEWS TRUST: Some things are bigger than any of us (Mickey Z.)


Operation Enduring Disaster - Breaking With Afghan Policy

For Bulgarian nurses, freedom isn't easy

Ghost Writer Wanted, and Other GOP Whackjobbery

Lieberman, Given Second Chance, Immediately Betrays Obama Again!

Obama Team Anything but Shy and Retiring; "known for their combativeness"

Will Anyone Stop Them ? The Crooks !

How About Stopping This Then ?


They Got Him ! Cheney Indicted By Grand Jury !

Giving Up on God

Obama’s “seamless transition” to endless war

Ron Paul Nails Ben And Tells America The Truth !

Financial Crisis Tab Already In The Trillions

It Is Holder Time ! Go Team Go !

Vice president, former AG, state senator indicted

Hillary Clinton Accepted the Secretary of State Position?

9/11 and the Assassination of Barack Obama

Bailout for Focus on the Family?

(begging for dollars) U.S. auto execs plead for Congress

Why the Democrats - and Obama - Forgave Lieberman

Remembering LaVena Johnson

Viewpoint: Obama IS black

Who the h*ll is running the show on Wall Street anyway? (LOL)

Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army,

Joe Liberman in about 20 nutshells......

Solving Darfur - Nicholas Kristof

The Daily Left - November 18th, 2008

(6:45) Hannity finishes Morris's talking point. Morris to Colmes '...shut up...'

Japanese Whalers leave for Antarctica

Cheney Welcomes Biden at V.P. Mansion

President-Elect Obama to Appoint Eric Holder for First African-American Attorney General

Dems Vote to Keep Lieberman in Caucus: That was done, it's all over with. Joe Lieberman's a Democrat

Countdown: Presidential Pardons? Nov. 17, 2008 (D.Shuster/J. Turley)

The Hank 'n' Ben Comedy Hour: Paulson, Bernanke Defend $700 Billion Bailout

Blue State Cowboys: Crawl Back to Crawford

INN News: Government eases concerns over AIDS (1983)

George W. Bush ADMITS He Authorized The Classified Leaks

Clinton as Secretary of State

INN News: Supreme Court rules against Reagan Adminstration (1983 ... Bob Jones U ruling)

Joe "The Weasel" Lieberman

An Hour with Bolivian President Evo Morales

August 2008: Dick Durbin Declines to Name One Good Vote by Lieberman, Then Gets Pissy

Lillian Carter on how Jimmy got into politics (1977)

Gay Bash

TYT: Sarah Palin & Joe The Plumber Could Cash in on Book Offers

David Bonior on Employee Free Choice on CNBC

9 II Bankster$ - max keiser

Melvin Goodman on Obama and his intelligence advisors from Democracy Now

President-Elect Obama Goes Green

Saxby Chamblis Max Cleland 2002

TYT: Bill O'Reilly & Glenn Beck Clown Themselves (& States Seceding?)

Ma and Pa Kettle explain the the Bushie Economic Meltdown.

Mullen: Exit dates in Iraq deal not a problem

CID agent testifies in fragging trial

Army settles Hawaii culture lawsuit

Deployed soldier indicted in murder plot

Soldier sentenced for smuggling guns from Iraq

Vets groups raise funds for hard-hit Guardsman

Army: No links in Jackson training deaths

Casey: Soldiers need more time at home

Pakistani defendant found unfit for trial

Cartwright: Afghanistan war tougher than Iraq

Ex-generals, admirals: Repeal policy on gays

Hearing set in military absentee ballot suit

U.S. trucks get escorts in Pakistan

Winter remains unsatisfied with LPD 17

No NATO plans to intercept hijacked tanker

Bertholf completes first operational patrol

(Navy Times) Op-Ed: U.S. troops, U.S. law

After Prop 8, Dobson Asks WWJF?

Dick Cheney Indicted by Texas Grand Jury

Ned Lamont on Lieberman Keeping His Chairmanship

Chris Rock on Gay Marriage, Pres. Bush (language, but he means well)

Marines killing time now in Anbar

Nuclear carrier to be based in Mayport

(Marine Corps Times) Backtalk: Crisis looms for aging fleet

Strikes in Afghanistan decline as flights rise

E-8 collapses, dies, during PT test

Expansion begins at Fort Belvoir

(Air Force Times) Backtalk: Obama must change policy on prisoners of war

ID theft cases surging among Americans in U.K.

Iraq’s Diyala province known for female suicide bombers

Hannam towers project OK’d

New Marine unit adds to AFRICOM

Protection System in Top 50 Inventions

82nd back from Iraq - 'Oh, Babies!'

Airman Sentenced in Court-Martial

Report: Russian president spurns Marine

(Marine Corps Times) Op-Ed: Free speech has limits

Lejeune worker sues over car ban

Hiroshima historian returns fragments of shot-down bomber to loved ones in U.S.

Mullen Says Obama's Iraq Goal Possible

Marine arrested for faking own disappearance

New Veterans Hit Hard by Economic Crisis

Charleston Air Base gets newest C-17

Israeli Tanks Move into Gaza, Level Farmland

Palestinian, Israeli kids find peace on basketball court

12 Days of the War on Christmas (Fox Style)

Peak oil review - Nov 17

Great line by Rep. Franks

Tainted meats point to superbug C. diff in food

Global energy investment hit by financial crisis

Economics blind spot is a disaster for the planet -- Herman Daly, New Scientist

4 pictures from the climate rally at the capital today (photo warning)

The Big Story

Have you guys seen this great video? The Story of Stuff

Can We Save the Planet and Rescue the Economy at the Same Time? -- By Al Gore

The Brain Trust Behind the Obama Energy Plan

New Coating To Help Solar Panels Absorb Near All Light

Producer Prices Fall Most on Record

China's oil demand falls sharply amid global crisis: top producer

Bailout SAT Analogy

FDIC to Finalize Rule on Coverage

FHFA 2008 Accountability Report

Big Three automakers beg for $25 billion lifeline - meanwhile Congressional Republicans and some

I wonder how many will speak up and tell Congress to try to stop a depression from happening?


Small Firms Shiver as Health Premiums Rise

Volcker issues dire warning on slump

The Nation: Obama Needs a Protest Movement

Interesting Article on Possible Prop 8 Fraud

We are making history.

Some Beliefs Are More Equal than Others

Prop 8 National organization and leadership chats online tonight

West Virginia Non-Discrimination Bill in Upcoming Legislature

Center for American Progress re Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Americans

APA: Research on the Harmful Effects of Anti Same-Sex Amendments on LGBT Adults and their Families

Big protest planned in Sacramento this weekend...

Ellen DeGeneres, Joan Jett and... homophobia?

God smites the gays with wildfires

Today in labor history Nov 18 refuse to print anti-labor ad in newspaper

Beastie Boys: A Question For The People That Voted To Pass Proposition 8….

About the blogger who convinced Subway & internet grassroots power

Admirals, generals: Let gays serve openly

SUBWAY! Everyone go get a sandwich in support of this!

Religious bodies issue legal challenge to California's Proposition 8

The Seven Deadly Deficits -- By Joseph E. Stiglitz

Why is this anthropological view never referenced?

Greg Craig Selected as White House Counsel

Ecuador keeps up oil cleanup fight against Chevron

Chavez foes face intimidation ahead of vote

How Bush Tried to Bring Down Evo Morales

Immigrants back Chávez

COLOMBIA: Sex tourism booming on the Caribbean coast

Pedroia named AL MVP

But there already is a college football playoff system........

Boxing: Hatton vs Malignaggi

New York versus New York Super Bowl??

F.D.A. Scientists Accuse Agency Officials of Misconduct

Study finds ginkgo biloba does not prevent dementia

Obama and the Dalai Lama

Any vibes on the future fate of animals in our shifting reality?

Interesting take on Obama presidency

...and it gets Better...Right? ....eventually...?

Manifestation Bubbles - an experiment

Notre Dame-Navy action shots

All I have to do this year is look at them and they burst into bloom

Brady Camp for gun-grabbers claims major victory with President Elect Obama

George Soros, arch gun-grabber finances “A Progressive Blueprint for the 44th President”.

$1000 for a cheap romanian ak copy (semi auto side folder)? COME ON!!!!

mmmm tuesday beans- red and white bacon bean soup.

Something I "discovered": fried pumpkin

Found: An Ancient Monument to the Soul

Ancient Greeks pre-empted Dead Parrot sketch

Engineers Create "Nanobamas"

Bolivian farmer leads to dinosaur discovery

When a Building collapses...

The Texas Republican Bail-Out Package

Runoff for Senate District 17 (Chris Bell race) set for December

Vice president, former AG, state senator indicted (Cheney/Gonzales)

Speakers won't mute when headphones plugged in

Virtual PC

My computer looks like an alien! It started with my gmail where all I could

Great Firefox extension: Read it Later

Vampires, sex make 'Blood' a hit

For those of you who had questions about voter turnout in Ohio

If true, this is disappointing, though not really surprising

JK for Dept of Interior?