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Archives: December 7, 2008

Atheists do not believe in anything!

I am watching Amy Poehler on SNL WEU right now....

Bill O'Reilly: My Arizona Icecats' Honorary Captain for 2008-2009

Senators say path now clear to confirm bailout IG

Beer-stealing ex-cop spills mail

Rich (NY Times) draws parallels between Team Obama....

Was there something particularly subversive on Bill Moyers' Journal this week?

Obama's real number one enemy

Fundraising idea

More than 160 US, NATO vehicles burned in Pakistan

National Archives lets Internet users have easy access to WWII documents (xpost from Veterans)

Pakistani Militants Torch Western Forces Supply Trucks

Coffee and Washington Journal anyone?

Coffee and Washington Journal anyone?

Six gay couples seek validation of their unions

Cradle to grave, ALL "serve" in a war mongering nation!

The Bush Photo That Just About Sums It All Up

Want To Do Something Different This Christmas?


Montana Judge Endorses Right to Assisted Suicide

Robert Reich: Shall We Call it a Depression Now?

Hopefully the Downfall will

Global financial crisis an 'act of God'

will the media help whitewash the bu$h* legacy?

Republicans get together to figure out what went wrong

WHy do all GOP talking heads look alike on CSPIN?

shinseki pick gives the finger to bu$h* - cheney - al

C-Span is a fucking sewer

More evidence that Florida is bizarro world

Virgin Mary seen in brain scan, patient will sell on Ebay

will cheney be allowed to slink out of washington untouched by any hint of scandal or crime??

I just watch my last MTP.

Donald Rumsfeld is giving the president his daily briefing.

Good night, DU. I leave you with some photos...

Here's a twist - put bulls attacked by man

Officer that interviewed 8 yr old suspect had only been a detective for ONE day.

Berkeley to weigh war crime charges against 'torture memo' author Yoo

Tim Tebow and his fundie family

The Six-Year-Old Carpenter

can this ass-face Bill Kristol be prosecuted for something now?

Condi seems to be only good at one thing - she defends her lies by not shutting up

I LOVE watching the "media-types" sitting around whining

A few weeks ago I made the comment that The Day The

Ireland is having a HAZMAT problem - toxic pork

Police Shooting Sparks Riots in Greece

More Than 160 US, NATO Vehicles Burned in Pakistan

U.S. Plans a Shift to Focus Troops on Kabul Region

Sources: Blackwater guards to surrender Monday

P.E. Obama on meet the press this morning, coming up

Ok, what a duality.....

FYI - Kevin Phillips on CSPAN2 Today (Sunday) 11am cst

Cities and counties don't have money to plow the roads

Forrest J Ackerman, writer-editor who coined 'sci-fi,' dies at 92

My God, don't you just love an articulate President....

My God, don't you just love an articulate President....

Riots continue across Greece after teen killed by police

Our new best friend: Rupert MURDOCH (Michael WOLFF bio, interview with KURTZ)

Amid India-Pakistan Tensions, Bilateral Trade Plans Put on Hold

I skipped all the talking heads this morning and I feel really good

It's bigoted not bigotted and it's targeted not targetted.

Pakistan Military Taking Control

Mr. Buck's severed head recovered from suspect's home

Rethugs call for more tax cuts and "putting money in people's pockets"


Thirteen things we should tell our children about life, gods, and our origins

Interesting point that was made last night.?..Any thoughts.

Bush's new neighborhood: until 2000, blacks banned - unless they were servants

Twenty Practical Foreign Policy Changes for Obama's Administration

Crooks & Liars: "Repairing Bush's legacy: Lotsa luck with that"

"They just want us out, dead or alive" VIDEO (Afghanistan)

Will the Obama admin do something about NCLB/standardized testing?

Fareed Zakaria now...CNN - Mumbai attacks

DA Who Secured Dick Cheney Indictment Keeps Hope Alive -VIDEO

Imagine my shock when I opened my sunday paper

Taliban attacks and destroys convoy of 150 Nato trucks bound for US led troops

Kevin Phillips is doing a long live interview on Cspan now and its worthwhile

46 days left, Bush approval ratings climb

Obama Press Conference coming up on GEM$NBC

Just Saw Chrysler's Nardelli basically saying it wants the Gov. Funds to Continue Re-structuring

I just told the DCCC that they're not getting any more money from me until I see Congressional

Income of auto workers, US companies (union) vs non-US (non union)

RBS Secretly Charged 80% Interest on Loan

Those who have colas like soc sec have been screwed

contacting Leah Fried, spokesperson

McCain warns Pakistan of Indian air strikes

New White House visitor center is not right-wing enough for the Heritage Foundation

Political Joke

WaPo - Obama's Picks Are Too Brainy - We Need Some Community College Grads!

Loss of legal immunity will change landscape for contractors in Iraq

The consequences of gay marriage

The consequences of gay marriage

Anybody interested in forming a single payer fee for service advocacy group here at DU?

Afghanistan, Pakistan, India....the domino effect, etc...NY Times, The Nation:

Too Much Rice is bad for your health.....


Legal Organization May Become Influential Beyond Its Dreams

How do we solve the problem of ...

Spying on pacifists, environmentalists and nuns

If you heat your home with oil...

Do you agree with Brzezinski's cost benefit analysis for destroying Afghanistan?

CBS Sunday Morning: Can Pentagon's Stop-Loss Be Stopped?

Can anyone tell me who was on Meet the Press today? What was discussed ?

Chicago Factory Occupation Report on Kos.

Democracy should be the pimp and corporations and Wall St. the ho, not vice versa

Burrowing watch: Bush appointed 18 administation officials last Tuesday alone

Is there a recipie forum?

Chris Wallace: Company Man. Just Ask Cheney

How establishment hurts religion & society: A holiday reminder for non-separationists

Rove's Enemies List: "There were people who never accepted the legitimacy of George W. Bush"

I'm really enjoying this 3 hours with Kevin Phillips on C-Span Bookmooks. Bush Ranting

What are the fastest ways to inject money into the economy?

Auto Industry Bailout Should Have Some Money For Retraining Of Laid Off Workers

A family affair

BREAKING! *More than 160 US, NATO vehicles burned in Pakistan* (could choke supply route)

Sales scam taints the 'Teflon President'

John "Fat Bastard" Hagee goes off the deep end - even for him!

CNN interview with a senior intelligence chief of Pakistan.

CNN interview with a senior intelligence chief of Pakistan.

Auto Bailout Done - Bush Pelosi Cut a Deal

Fords new CEO Alan Mulally made one good decision when he took over two years ago

SNL--Obama Plays It Cool(VIDEO)

"Trickle-Down" is DEAD. Long live the "Bubble-Up" economy!

Online Journalists/Bloggers Now Jailed More Often Than Any Other Media/Journalists

"A Guide for the Newly Poor" in the Los Angeles Times Business section...

People on a police forum talking about Obama.

"Dollar Bill" Jefferson (D-LA) Loses Re-Election

Iraq Interpreter Mask Ban Rescinded

McDonald's girding for union fight

Rice tells Fox News: Overthrow of Saddam a great strategic achievement for Bush and the U.S.A.

The "New Newt Gingrich" for The Democratic Party!

When the Republicants start circulating the meme....

Queen Noor of Jordan: Hillary Clinton -- A Champion for Human Security

Long Time Coming - Eunice Kennedy Shriver's Legacy

East Coasters: 60 minutes worth a look this evening?

Fla. governor's trip costs taxpayers $430K

Two questions

Electronic medical records: a really major disaster without single payer insurance

Shelby denies personal agenda, warns of filibuster

I met Mike Malloy in San Francisco Friday night!

India-Pakistan Joint Statement on Terrorism Issued Just Hours Before the Mumbai Attacks


I think I'd like to start a nonprofit to help recovering American consumers

Police chief, gun club indicted in boy’s Uzi death

Russia Asked To Give Up Nuclear Arms


In my experience, local and state government is far more dysfunctional than the federal govt.

"soft sand".what a freaking moron.

Report links Wal-Mart's school uniforms to Bangladesh sweatshops

Pres. Obama, save JCS from Bush, change mechanics with engineers

Daschle Says U.S. Health-Care Overhaul Will Help Spur Economy

Would you consider tariffs a consumer concession?

Calf. State GOP losing ground

Want Something Fixed? Make Sure Important People Have Skin In the Game

India Poll Results: Anybody interested in seeing Indians' reactions to the Terrorist Attacks?

How can Pres. Obama keep his promise to 'maintain stability' in Iraq

UAW Says Fair Trade Policies And Health Care Reform Are Missing In Auto Rescue Effort

What does the right wing really want for the USA?

67 years ago, pearl harbor was attacked

Labor was key in turning Ohio, and U.S., blue

It's Pearl Harbor Day, and I need to call my dad.

Kennedy move aimed at Cuomo

Why not a forum where members promote their services/products???

$10 billion in military aid given to Pakistan as “reimbursements” to fight militant groups

Since its a Boomer Night, why dont you all check out the Grey Panthers

Aramco Shamco on 60 Minutes

I didn't know rats were burrowers!: Bush "burrowing" dead weight employees into government

Mike Huckabee said the party needs to move away from the "mushy middle" and become more conservative

Needed: A law that requires, Bush, Cheney, Greenspan, etc. to pay monthly "screw-up/fraud" charges

Ann Woolner: Bush Bailout for Rumsfeld, Torturers Might Be Next

Former drug officer launches "Kop Busters" TV show...

Vatican criticized for opposing UN decriminaliztion of homosexuality.

First China, Now Ireland.. Tainted food strikes again.. International Food Trade can be deadly

Jesus Christ or John Kerry

I know this sounds awful, but am I the only one

(((THE))) event you have been waiting for will soon be here!

What are these Korean kids doing?

Gee, I wonder who's bankrolling these scientists: Ritalin as good as sleep for cramming college kids

I heard a radio nooz stroy today that the real estate market may have bottomed ......

I heard a radio nooz stroy today that the real estate market may have bottomed ......

Auto Execs Forced To Be Valets - Banks Receive More Bailout Money

"Remember Pearl Harbor!"

Jamie Foxx: Obamas need a pit bull

Being buzzed by the B2 Stealth Bomber

Iran To Jail, Lash Ex-Central Bank Staff For Bribes

Obama spells end of blank cheques for Israel

No car company bailout is worse than NAFTA on steroids.

Britain's economy overtaken by France, new figures show

Poor choices for NY Senator except for Maloney

EEGs show brain differences between poor and rich kids

Burrowing watch: Bush appointed 18 administation officials last Tuesday alone.» With only 44 days l

The sound of Richard Shelby's voice makes me nauseous.......

Who does David Gregory remind you of?

Beijing-Shanghai high-speed railroad, world's longest, nears completion

Bush History-Republican Senator Slams ’stay the course’ Bush Policy 12/7

So Jefferson lost to a repubic .......

Given our balance of trade, tariffs are a no-brainer - unless you have foreign interests....

So, OK, imagine you're down to the last known mating pair

We Need A Hero

Kilroy is headed to Congress: Democrat defeats Stivers in 15th Congressional District

So what do we have now?

Obama pledges not to smoke in White House


Govt pressure to blame for mortgage disaster?

Remember that SCHIP bill that Bush vetoed?

New Ford Ka TDCi Gets 56 MPG

Reluctance to Help Detroit Reeks of Class Bias (WaPo)

"You Will Pay For Your Insolence. You! And One Day Your Heirs!"

In Memorian of Bob Fosse & Frederico Felini. "I don't pop my cork for just any guy."

The Carlin Revolution: It's all just a fucking dream folks.

What is this world coming to... cargo ship outruns pirates off Tanzania coast

Anybody out there had a health insurance company close your account?

Just watched recount - WOW!

if you don't own a house, what keeps you from buying one?

Rove planning to ‘name names’ of Bush haters in his new book

Why won't PE Obama

Who should be in charge of the CIA ?

What about Shinseki as VA secretary?

A video tribute to the Chabad rabbi and wife murdered in Mumbai

Wow, the revolution has begun, and it is being televised

Wow, the revolution has begun, and it is being televised

zOMG! Planned Parenthood offering "abortion gift certificates"!!!1

HBO, "The House of Saddam" tonight.

My conscience is bothering me, tell me what you think I should

GLOBALL MORANS for week ending Sunday Dec. 7, 2008

Yeah, the depression is going to suck. For YOU guys, LOL!

Top Ten Poorest Cities - Request for some assistance...

What does the term "innocent until proven guilty" mean to you?

My brother just laid off 8 workers

Will Blackwater be the new Pinkerton Detective Agency?

Who are the great, enduring political thinkers of the baby boom generation?

28 Minutes, 16 Seconds and Still Holding: Tales of a Family Doc

28 Minutes, 16 Seconds and Still Holding: Tales of a Family Doc

Shock Doctrine: MIHOP or LIHOP, take your pick. Follow the money.

Why wait to repeal tax cuts for the rich? NY Times:

What's the longest time you've gone without food?

Ex-executive "Almost Homeless"

Rep Jan Schakowsky visits sit in. Chicago workers' sit-in becomes rallying point.

Bush's presidential portrait unveiled. Amazing likeness captures his dignity and intelligence!


Fox TV shows male frontal nudity

Journey to the Edge of the Universe' National Geographic TV

Well, Wright resurfaces - calls Hasselback "that dumb broad" & Obama made a '"bad decision" by

Sen. Caroline Kennedy

Whose reports do you trust the most in this latest Indian / Pakistani / U.S. crisis?

Rove planning to ‘name names’ of Bush haters in his new book.

Rove planning to ‘name names’ of Bush haters in his new book.

Rove planning to ‘name names’ of Bush haters in his new book.

Cops Get Stung In Reverse Drug Bust!!! Boo-Ya!!!

Liberal legal organization modeled on Federalist Society may influence "beyond its dreams"

Bush Holdover Robert Gates: A Kinder, Gentler Shock and Awe

Huge TX dogfighting ring broken up: NY Times

PE Obama says the workers at the Chicago plant

PE Obama says the workers at the Chicago plant

IBM Launches Microsoft-Free Linux PCs

"Small minded fools!!!1 Am are trying to save your souls!"

Dell triples charge to downgrade PCs to XP to $150

If American car companies go under, will prices of Nissan and Toyota go up?

WTHeck is Blu-Ray?

Just the facts ma'am, nothing but the facts.

Rounding Up Votes for Auto Bailout Could be Daunting

Newsweek... Re: Gay Marriage: Our Mutual Joy

I'm not watching Meet the Press any longer, are you with me??

Candidates have term limits. Ideas don't.

Food Cooperative Raided & Searched In Ohio

My car was stolen, recovered, and I get hit with the bill

A Powerful Observation That Changed My Mind on Helping the Automakers.

OK - call me beyond cruel. It is the culling of the herd in terms of businesses

Should Domestic Violence Abusers Own Guns?

Pic of kitten w/ a soldier in one of our wars .

The Should-Be Most Hated Man in America

Red Hat cancels party; will feed needy instead

Benicio Del Toro Promotes "Che" At Havana Screening

Cops Raid a House to Find Christmas Trees Under a Grow Light: Where’s the Probable Cause Now?

If you don't drive a hybrid, you suck.

Hoosiers snapping up guns, ammo

Are there any non-christian sponsor a child organizations?

Why, WHY does Pete Townsend get a Kennedy Center honor?

Cops gone crazy-police seize reporter's camera at protest

The Rich Are Taking a Big Hit

Over the Past 14 Years 54,969 Indians Have Been Killed by Indian Militants

The Five Stages of Freeper Grief.

"Said property shall be used and occupied by white persons only except..."

Hey ..... fellow Boomers ....... its over, you know.


Jesus wants you to take your clothes off. All of them. NOW.

The World of the Big Rich Collapses - Vanity Fair

reagan haters check here

After looking at hundreds of challenged ballots it is looking more like Al Franken will win

So I have moved on from Bill Withers to Otis Redding! Boy is he AWESOME! These Arms of Mine is

Duane Allman and Wilson Pickett - Hey Jude

Caliente como fuego!

Dont vote Republican because they will get into a war/depression

I am too tired to post anything tonight...

A baby died last night in WA state-Republican/Conservative values

A baby died last night in WA state-Republican/Conservative values

Olympia WA state Christmas/Holiday display at the capital

The weather is cold here in mid-Mississippi! I must cook chili and beef stew this week. You cook for

Delete, wrong place.

The word of the day is HUITZTZITZIQUIH

Woo Woo...Every one should try it!

I Wanna Be Your Number One Lowest Common Denominator

I am the Queen of the Gypsies --

Love in a hollow tree.

The sea is reversed. S. S. Itari is mixed up and blind.

post a photo of something you remember from sniper school

A Proposal for Assessing Legitimacy of our So-called “Wars of Liberation”

It's been several months and that "mullet guy" is still trying to be Oasis.

PUI (and I've never done this before) Ask me ANYTHING

So what was "the Happening"

Krugman: US auto industry will probably disappear

In honor of a certain post in GD, I think the following should be made into a real exercise product:

Vodka and beer for breakfast.Who's with me?

So I saw "Firefly" in blu-ray format...

I have a new addiction.

Is Penny Lane in your ears and in your eyes?

Good morning

Mcculley Culkin's career:

Good night, DU. I leave you with some photos...

I just popped a blister and drained the pus out

Famous Last Words.

Ravens. Redskins. Tonight.

Who is the dude that Andy Samberg is performing with?

How long does it usually take for the d.t.'s to kick in?


bored at 7am Sunday morning (pic)

At what point are improvements in video quality (SD > HD, DVD > Blu-Ray) pointless to the naked eye?

If you find yourself constantly telling people they are Mac

Anyone else ever get the night terrors?

Treadmill question

SUNDAY ART: Hecate at Four

Most upsetting thing you learned on DU this year

Morris Alpert or Bertie Higgins?

Remember the days when Prince wore jeans with sections cut out of them?

Is there ANYTHING better than a bagel with breakfast whiskey on a Sunday morning?

damn, that stings!

As if Mrs. Venation needed any more stress . . .

The ULTIMATE cold, leftover, lip-smackin'est, tastiest food for breakfast

The ULTIMATE cold, leftover, lip-smackin'est, tastiest food for breakfast

Apartment dwellers: When you hear your neighbors loudly making the beast with two backs,

Levis Commercial

WTF? Monkey Nipple Frisbee?

Here's a twist - put bulls attacked by man

Alright, I need to put an end to an ugly rumor regarding my breakfast habits (dial up warning)

the beans are in the oven

Hey you, Billy! Billy Mayes!

My grandpa was born 85 years ago today.

How to remove labels/stickers from Xmas present books

Jeez, you guys are keeping greatauntoftriplets busy today.

How often do you run your Ad Aware and Spy Block programs?

Time for some oatmeal with maple syrup (YUMYUMYUMYUM)

Retail booksellers: An urgent request, please give thought

Sam Seaborn groped a cardboard cutout of John Hoynes

Fucking Bitch.

Do we HAVE to refer to Hooker

Anyone know where I can sell clothes at?

Mick, all 40lbs of him, just dragged a 6' passed out Ron Wood for a show.

Why are you people posting on DU and not watching the greatest

former vegetarians- a question

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 12/7/08

It would appear I have upset some pro legalization people

Madrid, I'm not alright? Let's not hear it back now. ELECTRICITY!

A 97-year-old fruitcake!

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning)

Developing: Redskins delayed in getting to tonight's Ravens game; stuck in a DC traffic circle

Planet of the Apes gift set

Beware of the addiction to iPod applications

Join me in an egg nog? (AKA 'hen milk')

Oasis thread (this one is SERIOUS) about Oasis vs. Julian Lennon


Help... There was this movie a couple of years ago set in Paris...

Anyone here like Cripple Creek?

Oh, found a good tune on my Ipod by accident.

Most inconguous NFL coach?

well, it's over. yeeehaw.

Breaking News: Washington Redskins to change their offensive team name.

I'm conflicted about Vince, the Shamwow guy

This Librarian movie on TNT

A modest suggestion for the Obama family dog

It's Sunday morning and I'm smoking a turkey

Having really bad anxiety right now.

Blargin Smargin

How much of your Gmail storage space are you using?

Celebrities at their worst.

What I learned making jewelry:

Classic English "Toad in the Hole" recipe


One by one the shiba inu pups

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 12/7/2008)

Has anyone ever replaced an old picture window with a more energy-effecient one?

It's not Jesus in this old photo, it's a kid (Strange False Head Photo)

Describe the economy to me in ten half-assed lugubrious incoherently-linked turgid sentences

Long live banjo music!

Just to let you know. Washington DC is a hellish city with an insane traffic grid.

Longish NYTimes article: If You Liked This, You’re Sure to Love That

I was looking at pictures of Mecca today on the BBC news website.

It's bitter cold out and I've seen two cats walk through my yard this afternoon.

I am not a number, I am a person!

I'm on page 14...

I need good vibes to find my car keys.

I need a serious ASS KICKING.

13 degree wind chill, snow, and the goofy cat is yodeling to go out

My doctor probably thinks I am crazy

My doctor probably thinks I am crazy

Hey, Nice One Arcadian

new p. manning amex commercial. funny as usual

I ate my supper LATE tonight. But portabella/gouda cheese hamburgers.

I am STILL sick!

Lynrdxtrd Skinnrdd ROCKS!!!!!!!

His name and his game

Arcadian's link brought me here. Don't fall for his DUxy report

Windmill question

The word of the day is NACASTILAN

Attn: Full frontal in GD.

Anyone here have the Blackberry Storm?

Vote The Pics! End of The Year Photography Group Contest!

I found a really good coping mechanism for dealing with my ongoing crises...

Anyone here like Nickel Creek?

It's so cold in my house tonight...I need a Snuggie!

we're getting a wii!

Don't put it in your mouth. You could get sick.

DU cat experts: Advice on food

Delaware and Maryland's one true city righfully send the Washington Redskins home in disgrace.

we're getting a will!!!

Help..I am in Duzy withdrawal. Did I just miss the page, or ...what?

Doing the right thing and feeling evil doing it...

Simon Sez Santa

so when i call ahead to order, do i request "peking duck?" or "beijing duck?"

Key Lime or Lemon Icebox pie???? Which do you prefer if either?

Mary Jo won!!!!

Alternative grading methods

What is your favorite Christmas movie?

why do family gatherings suck?

With the economy in the toilet, personal incomes down, and the cost of fuel,

Why does my husband watch Pootie Tang every time it is on TV and what must that say about him?

Anybody watch Dexter tonight???

The Eagles-Giants game may cause us to divorce *SPOILERS*

People put in jail for prostitution and marijuana?

Very strange phone call

If you find yourself constantly telling people they are PC

I think my 15 year old

Julien Schnabel now on 60 Minutes. What a hack!

Vibes for my mom, lizziegrace?

End of First Quarter: Your Baltimore Ravens 14, Washington Traffic Clustereffs 0

Children's show talks about playing with your balls, plucking and painting your twanger.

I just heard incidental music in 11/8 in an episode of "Dora The Explorer".

Please Caption this photo.

Explain the global economy to me in three succinct sentences.

Wine lovers! Post your favorite wine!

Would anyone like to read my Statement of Purpose?

Snow Dog!

Some sad father has passed away

Mai cat. I lold it. RAR.

I just uploaded my 10,000 song onto my Ipod - Anyone want to guess what it was?

My four year old just shared a very keen insight

Thinkin' of goin' to a movie. Anyone seen "Australia"? nt

After 30-40 years, I've finally flipped (the toilet paper roll)


Yesterday I bought something that I know will make Rev_acts jealous...

Pretty cute Home-made stuffed animals from private Russian Lady.

Ahhhh, the 80's, when the music didn't suck but OMG, the hair!

Well we know at least one person is all Happy-Happy Joy-Joy in the LostinVa/Haruka Household

Why Boys Need Parents

DUxy Awards are up in GP

I fucking hate electrical shocks

It's Sunday morning and I'm smoking a doobie

Yesterday I discovered a new group of people who should not be allowed in public:

The most annoying voice in Pop/Rock music

This is funny stuff

Who has seen the movie "W"? Is it worth renting when it becomes available?

Rumsfeld nemesis Shinseki to be named VA secretary

OMG There is someone on Meet The Press talking in complete sentences!

damn icant belive obama kicks ass on meet the press

Obama Spells End of Blank Checks For Israel

"He is like Mandela; he has the same capacity for justice and healing."

Obama, Iraq, and the Victory Meme

The New Freeptoid Hit list: Malkin, Morissey, Medved, Horowitz

Watching Obama speak today, he is just so common sense and practical

Does anyone have the presidential results by congressional district yet?

As historic and momentous as the Inaugural is going to be....

Obama May Tap a Strong Progressive to Manage Our Wilderness

This Jan 20 I will be happy and celebrate. NOT like 2001 and 2005


Bush-self examination?

Once and for all: Dick Cheney is NOT Darth Vader!

Poll: Did you feel like throwing up when you heard David Gregory's MTP monologue

Where has president darth cheney been lately? Scares me when he's not out open where we can see him.

Where has president darth cheney been lately? Scares me when he's not out open where we can see him.

We need to write CHANGE.GOV and ensure Obama keeps his promise about taxes of the wealthy

Does anyone else dislike Amy Holmes (from CNN) immensely?

Its NOT FAIR.....OBAMA and his Crew is Solving the GD Problems

The day Obama appoints a strong liberal progressive to his cabinet will be a great day!

Have any of you said, "I told you so..." about Bush to any of your friends and family?

My Gawd! These People are Bat-s$#t Crazy!!!!

PA-Sen: Matthews to Sign New Contract?

Obama Defends Republic Windows and Doors Workers

McCain/Lieberman threaten Pakistan with air strikes (!?)

Pros and Cons of Obama's interview today on MTP

Many in the media trying to redefine the meaning of "change"

Favreau steps in it again......this young man might want to check himself...


Just got off the phone with an Obama Organizer

I don't mean to drag this Favreau issue on, but can we clear something up here?

To an ex-POW: Viets finally win something after screwed over by USA!

President-Elect Obama's Inaugural Wardrobe

Bush Through The Looking Glass

Smile time: Slightly Strange Man Sings 'God Bless Barack Obama' To Barack Obama (VIDEO)

Kilroy is headed to Congress: Democrat defeats Stivers in 15th Congressional District (OH)

Here are the 26 elections of the last 100 years, in order of turnout:

Even if Democrats pass auto bailout, Bush will probably veto it?

Always remember the motto of the International Food Preservation Society:

Yes We Can! The Barack Obama Story on DVD coming Dec. 22

"there is also an extremely refined aspect of sticking in the shiv"

Robert Gates, zOMG, he's horrible!!!!!1!1111

About time:"greed is good and "What's in it for me?", it turns out that that's not good for anybody"

Mary Jo Kilroy(D) Wins Ohio's 15th District

Jeb: I am considering Senate run


I didn't know William Jefferson lost his seat

Politico: Whisper campaign persists despite election


What is the schedule of inaugural activities?

Here's some change for ya: "the days of pork.. as a strategy.. are over"

I love this headline: AP - Rumsfeld nemesis Shinseki to be named VA secretary

sorry, this topic is a duplicate - mods please delete - no text

Thank God. Shuster to fill in on 1600 PA Ave (for now)

Doonesbury Shows Obama's Legs! (No icon yet)

Obama Says He Won't Be Smoking In White House

She's the next SOS, he's the next POTUS and still they are oppressed by

Will Congress bust Obama's balls more than they did Bush's?

Windmill question.

Wow, Obama's popular vote total just over 69,000,000

About that "Obama Playing it Cool" Skit on SNL last night?

KRASKE: Obama-Clinton battle was a good thing for Democrats

Why the hell do we have Karl Rove's dancing partner as MTP moderator???

GEORGE Bush - The 10-ish best photos from his rain/reign/rein/reegn…

Here's why arguing with wingnuts is fruitless, and a complete waste of time and sanity

Planning to attend the inauguration? Good luck.

John Heilemann reported today that Obama first asked BIDEN if he wanted to be Sec. of State or if

John King or David Gregory?

Obama: Auto bosses should adapt or go

Obama Pledges Not To Smoke In White House

Virulent Barack Obama opponents won't go away

SNL - Obama Plays it cool

How do you feel about your Governor

We just lost in a D+28 district.(The Dem was a crook and that is why we lost)

Obama Campaign Staff and Hillary Campaign Staff

How do you feel about your Senators?

PHOTOS Food, Glorious Food

Escalators? Nope. Plan to hoof it on Jan. 20

The Progressive Left and Obama; Two Interesting Columns for the Post and the Times.

Obama Has Heard Us... He's Listening

If the Senate has to decide the Minnesota Senate Race, they should call a revote

Snippet about Obama and Veterans Affairs

Why do you think Obama was in favor of the Bush/Paulson BAILOUT SCAM??

Everyone please give props to Longhorn: Winner of the 2008 Electoral Vote prediction contest!

Found the Best Obama impersonator (videos)

Action Alert: Please Sign Petition for Obama to end Mountain Top Removal Mining

I want my single payer fee for service health care system. I deserve it. How about you?

A very fine idea - "Oath of Ofice - use Constitution"

Katrina vanden Heuvel, I love you... but you're starting to piss me off...

Caroline Kennedy + 8 Years In The US Senate = 2016 Campaign For POTUS


Do we HAVE to refer to Obama

A President who struggles with quitting smoking...just like I did!

Obama defends Republic Windows and Doors workers

Do you think Obama would approve of groping of HRC in effigy?

Lecture to "the left" from an Obama spokesperson, one named as possible DNC chair.

A Proposal for a New Single Payer Fee For Service Issue Advocacy and Activism Forum

Please Caption this photo.

Sales scam taints the 'Teflon President'

Dozens of NATO supply trucks torched in Pakistan

Forrest J Ackerman, writer-editor who coined 'sci-fi,' dies at 92

Bigger cars come back with area shoppers

Mr. Buck's severed head recovered from suspect's home

Greek police shooting sparks riot

CNN interview with a senior intelligence chief of Pakistan.

Israel presses Obama against Iran

Montana Judge Endorses Right to Assisted Suicide

Zimbabwe 'set for cholera jump'

Costa Rican police uncover Malta-US African migrant route

AP IMPACT: How Freddie Mac halted regulatory drive

Democrat wins central Ohio congressional race

Obama criticizes Bush's slow handling of housing crisis

Scientists Back Brain Drugs for Helathy People

Obama: Economy to get worse before it improves

Officials, experts expect dramatic shift in trade strategy under Obama, new Congress

Iraqi relatives want death for Blackwater guards

Writers risk backlash with apology for Armenian genocide

Gov't Pulls Witness in Gitmo Case Against Canadian

Chemicals boss warns of exodus (allow us to pollute or we take our jobs elsewhere)

Melting ice may slow global warming

Chinese tour groups go house-hunting in U.S.

Rice takes responsibility for Iraq occupation woes

NBC names David Gregory host of 'Meet the Press'

Tribune (Chicago Tribune, L.A. Times, et al.) Prepares for Bankruptcy Filing

U.S. Sen. Dodd says GM CEO should move on

(California) State GOP losing ground

Rice: Clinton will be 'terrific' secretary of state

How Freddie Mac halted regulatory drive

Pakistan attack on 'war' supplies

Sudan's Leaders Brace for U.S. Shift - Obama Team Seen As Tough on Darfur

Chicago Workers' Sit-In Becomes Rallying Point

Layoffs expected to decimate Wall Street ranks

Coming soon to U.S., 1 million jobs lost every month: Report

Frugal farmer leaves $2M to his tiny Pa. church

Zimbabwe: Kenya's Prime Minister Calls On African Leaders to Oust Mugabe

From hybrids to SUVs, unsold cars pile up

Democrat Mary Jo Kilroy wins Ohio congressional race after counting of provisional ballots

Obama defends Republic Windows and Doors workers

Chavez Says Venezuela Economy to Face Difficult Years

Bottom Drops Out of Recycling Industry

Cold Sore Virus Linked To Alzheimer's Disease: New Treatment, Or Even Vaccine Possible

Obama spells end of blank cheques for Israel

Apple to Sell IPhones in Wal-Mart Stores This Month

Change is Here: The Gay Marriage Issue

The Deluder in Chief

Obama: Bi-Partisan or Post-Partisan?

Rich: Brightest Are Not always The Best

The scapegoat of illegal immigration

Clinton builds loyalist empire

WP, pg1: Academic Elites Fill Obama's Roster

Stocking up on SPAM

An eroding mission at the EPA: 4 part series


Reluctance to Help Detroit Reeks of Class Bias (WaPo)

Obama administration should join move to ban cluster weapons!

Obama must abide by the law and punish the torturers

Triumph of Greed

Connecting the Dots on the Mumbai Attacks

Mike Huckabee: The Smiling Happy Face of Theocratic Fascism

Pat Boone’s Head Explodes

James Fallows: Karmic justice: Gen. Eric Shinseki

A victim of Wal-Mart's greed

Typing Without a Clue: NYT Op-Ed

An American Medical Student in Venezuela

Obama needs to remember immigration reform

Olmert condemns Jewish violence in Hebron as 'pogrom'

Chi Trib: Virulent Barack Obama opponents won't go away

US auto slowdown to hit Indian IT companies


MUST READ! Conservatives Are Always Wrong

Palestine's secret oasis

Obama's Brilliant Plan to Sell the GOP on Public Works Stimulus

Canada's Constitutional coup” and the corporate media

Let's End Drug Prohibition

Gallup Poll: Venezuelans More Satisfied Than Other Latin Americans

Obama: 1 (month), Poverty: 0 (mentions)

The Politics of the Federal Bench

Paul Volcker is back, and he warns of tough times ahead

Why the stories about Obama's birth certificate will never die

SNL:Amy Poehler's Back

Another oldie but a goodie! KO pwns Katherine Harris!

Afghanistan, Frontline: Korengal

Should we torture them?

Noam Chomsky: Is Capitalism Making Life Better? (HAPPY B-DAY NOAM!)

Obama details economic stimulus plan - 07 Dec 08

John Kerry on fighting terrorism

'Twas the Night Before Bailouts

Kop Busters Raid - Raw Footage [of TX cop drug bust]

Rumsfeld Nemesis Gen. Eric K. Shinseki to Be Named VA Secretary

Chris Wallace: Cheney thanked me for defending Bush's abuses of power

Wild Side News - very informative news recap on environmental news

TX Cops Get Busted

SNL: President COOL

The Week In Cartoons 12/06

Bush Says stop throwing the constitution in my face

CNN News Report, Live from 1991

Boondocks MLK speech

Yes We Can! New Music Video Barack Obama Wins Victory Celebration- President Obama Song- Landslide!

Ordered stop-loss payouts still undelivered

Gates: Military needs a better mix of skills

Family tries to soldier through the holidays

Blackwater guards ID’d as decorated vets

N.C. Guard unit returns from year in Africa

U. of Mich. giving Nike gear to vets, troops

Battalions may get more captains

Soldiers to be arraigned in detainee murder

DoD to expand military jobs for noncitizens

VA botches appointment scheduling, report says

Analysts: Fragging verdict proof system works

Paratrooper dies from gunshot wound in N.C.

Court: Japan has jurisdiction in custody case

Pardon sought for sgt. in murder of Iraqi

Vet serving time in assault on sleeping woman

Jones looks to help U.S. regain footing

Troops get new rules of engagement in pact

Soldier charged with murder plot

Spc. sentenced for fracturing skull of baby

S-3’s swan song: ISR over Iraq

Pentagon tests missile defense shield network

Aviation fuel leak discovered on carrier

Lt. j.g. at NCIS charged with rape

Former sailor charged in sham marriage

Navy: Hawaii to be based at Pearl Harbor

Cherry Point clubs await lawmakers’ approval

Party bus readies to roll from Lejeune

Pendleton robbery suspects face fed charges

S.D. Air Guard prepares to deploy

New search-and-rescue helo Rfp released

Medevac units fly in the thick of battle to retrieve casualties

USAREUR troops under 27 will get driver’s course

Fuel card deadline nears in Germany

Yellow dust storms spark concern in S. Korea

Baghdad police learning the ropes

First unit moves from Yongsan

Free bottled water flows in Naples

Shinseki to Be Named VA Secretary

Defense Tech: Aussie AF Wants 100 F-35s

Bush: War in Iraq on its way to being won

Two Arrested in Mumbai Investigation

Slain Soldier's Mother Robbed

Symposium Prepares Sailors for Change

(Military Times) Op-Ed: True Defender of Freedom

Ex-Interrogator: Torture Doesn't Work

UAV for Canada border delayed a 2nd time

National Archives lets Internet users have easy access to WWII documents

Diaper evidence OK for astronaut’s trial

Four Iraqis were allegedly killed to prevent release

Sailor who worked at Pentagon found dead

Administration's plans for Alaska stir interest

Is Maine kicking its sprawl habit?

Food costs unlikely to fall any time soon

Coast Guard gives conditional approval to Cape Wind

Dominion Virginia Power gets Green Light to Offer 'Green Power' to Customers

Carbon: The Biochar Solution

Chrysler's Trio of Electric Vehicles - Vile Gossip

Megathrust Earthquake Could Hit India At Anytime

Energy, Finance and Hegemonic Power

question on cheap alternative to plug in hybrid

Wave-energy towers proposed off Block Island (RI)

Turbines could harness Mississippi River's power

Guardian UK: The hidden cost of our growing taste for meat

GM: Volt Program Still Going Full Speed

Nuclear and ethanol least effective climate change solutions

Minnesota Makes Its Move

Country Default Risk Rises Across the Board (Credit Default Swaps for countries)

Nassim Taleb (author of the "The Black Swan") suggests Roubini is an optimist

Fed Deploys Every Trick in the Book to Avert Another Great Depression

Paying off on Credit Default Swaps is So Important

China Urges U.S. to Counter Crisis, Prepares for ‘Worst Case’

AIG Lobbied for India Nuke Deal (Really!)

Euro and carry-trade

Today in labor history Dec 7, 1,600 protesters staged a national hunger march on Washington, D.C.

Cartoon: Cinderella

Meltdown slows bid for family/work improvements

L.A. union workers rally in support of auto industry bailout

George W. Bush attends his own hanging

Workers deserve a free choice, Wal-Mart, CEO Lee Scott took in more than $30 million

Please help: Call-In/Text-In Action: Demand Starbucks Pay Barista Her Wages

Record Number of U.S. Part-Time Workers (no benefits) Held Down Jobless Rate

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. boycotts UC Berkeley over labor dispute

Congress to probe Labor Department regulations

Biden Shows He Will Be Labor’s Advocate in Obama Administration

Chicago Unions Look to Strengthen Ties After Immigration Clash

Teamsters prepare care packages for the troops

Scores of temporary foreign workers deported by Ontario agri-complex

Sex discrimination case against Central Valley grape grower settled (farms to pay $1.68 Million)

Andy Stern: Let's 'Share the Wealth'

Paper mill employees come through for the food pantry

NYT: Grim Job Report Not Showing Full Picture

Jesse Jackson: Republic Windows sit-in is the dawn of a "new movement"

Main Street wants Congress to do the right thing for Detroit

A Quick Review of DOMA and The Constitutional Clauses it Violates

What’s in a name?

What would you do if you end up with a choice

GLBT trust in the Dems, Sorry, I am not Convinced

Ten basic truths of the fight for equal marriage rights for gay couples

Bolivia, Brazil to build international bridge

Bolivian state airline set for takeoff next year

Del Toro attends screening of 'Che' in Havana

Ecuador ordered to pay $1.6 bn to Chevron

Officials, experts expect dramatic shift in trade strategy under Obama, new Congress

Here's a DU thread I found, I expect most of you'll be interested in:

Trinidad PM in Cuba for medical check up

Sir Shridath recalls CARICOM Cuba history

Caribbean leaders eye tourism at summit in Cuba

Sales scam taints the 'Teflon President'

After a break, I spent a few hours touring DU off and on today. Disgusted is how I feel.

Legendary Nights George Foreman VS Michael Moorer

Manny Pacquiao vs Oscar De la Hoya (full fight)

Phew! I Was About To Call The FBI To Report That The Seahawks Had All Been Kidnapped!

For you fisherman...

This is a weird year in the, which is the worst team that

Complete BCS Bowl schedule--ACC vs. Navy in the EagleBank Bowl!!!!

49ers humble the Jets..24-14

NCAA Wrestling dual meet attendance record broken

I do like the Bronco's orange jerseys.

So much for a dual National Champion this year. AP poll >>

Warning Given on Use of 4 Popular Asthma Drugs, but Debate Remains

More on broccoli vs breast cancer, or rather more information

Local woman creates melamine home test kit

Some help with The Gold Ring

The Stars This Week: "Step Out of Your Comfort Zone" - December 8 - December 14, 2008

The Energies for December 2008: The Expansion of Love and the Twin Flame Energies


Recent Court decisions regarding incorporation

Valuable photography lesson (or reminder) I learned yesterday:

Christmas is at MY house this year

Salsa recipie. ummmmmmm gooooooooodddddddd

How can you tell whether a pan is made of aluminum?

Guacamole, coming up!

Mary And Jesus Sighted In Phoenix, AZ

"Body Swapping" Becomes "Reality"

Study shows differences between brains of high-income children and low-income children.

Question: What are the 10 Big Science Stories of 2008?

Teachers union is fighting for the kids

Video and eyewitness testimony...

Sharp in Talks w/DSCC to Run-Prove Me Wrong

Help... my SO bought a laptop, with it came several cd's including

Hardwicke Not Hired On 'Twilight' Sequel; Summit Looking For 'New Moon' Director

Benicio Del Toro Promotes "Che" At Havana Screening

LeBlanc to drop out of race.

I have a fun way of handling anti-coalition people who talk about the separatists.

Ignatieff, Rae say Dion must be replaced quickly

So how long has JK talked about Tora Bora and missing OBL? Since the beginning.