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Archives: February 17, 2008

FYI - CSPAN is rebroadcasting Wisconsin Founders Day Gala speeches

ABC punked Obama supporters and NOT ONE will admit I bet

Old Clinton Ties and Voters’ Sway Tug at Delegates: 300 undecided Superdelegates are critical

Pay to the "Super Delegates"?

Glad to know the grown ups are paying attention ... Gore and Edwards

The great equalizer to seating Florida and Michigan and to superdelegates?: Proportional rep

The great equalizer to seating Florida and Michigan and to superdelegates?: Proportional rep

Obama Adding Detail to His Oratory

Obama sounds good, but words aren't enough

Good McCain Video

please delete.

I thought Hillary gave a great speech tonight. Obama followed her at WI Founders Day event:

McCain sure says 'Fuck' alot... AP/MSNBC Hothead article:

Texas Superdelegates and who they are voting for.

Texas Superdelegates and who they are voting for.

"This lady knows how to lead"

Why I support Obama

Wow, Obama tongiht: "I will not hesistate to strike those who would do us harm."

Wisconsin Clinton & Obama repeat

Wisconsin Clinton & Obama repeat

Here is another look at the "so-called" Rezko link that so many Clinton supporters refer to

Are you generally happy with Clinton or Obama as our possible candidates for President?

Are you generally happy with Clinton or Obama as our possible candidates for President?

Are you generally happy with Clinton or Obama as our possible candidates for President?

Letter in TIME (not mine) about voting for Clinton

So here's an anti-Obama/Pro-Clinton argument I'm tired of hearing about.

So here's an anti-Obama/Pro-Clinton argument I'm tired of hearing about.

Clinton leads in race for Pa. superdelegates

Mccain is a potty mouth.

Look's kinda' ominous at first, but it's the bicycle at the back end that made me laugh.

Burac Oboma eats babies

jews against obama

Just Words.

Primary Colors

The reasons I will never support Barack Obama:

If Clinton or Obama and McCain get the nod we will

Thank you for my 2nd heart.

New "Thank You Kucinich" Video, Help Spread It Around To Keep Him In Congress

Homework on Obama--Zbigniew Brzezinski

Counterpunch/BlackAgenda: Obama is Bush Lite, not Black. Not even an Oreo. Just Clear Plastic Phony.

Why should we trust Hillary to run a good campaign and win

On C-Span tonight, 6:30. 1984 interview of DNC Chairman Clarles Manatt.

So it appears Hillary's giving up on Wisconsin. What's going to be her reason it doesn't count?

NY Times on "The Cult of Personality"

The GOP and Google!

Why don't the Republicans have "Super Delegates"?

Welcome to Wisconsin Hillary!! Too bad you waited so long to decide to show up.

Superdelegate supporting-Clinton: "former president has screwed this thing up for her big-time"

Barack Obama and the Use of Force Against Iran

Clinton: "I am prepared to go the distance"

Obama robbed of votes in New York

Bills sponsored by Candidates - Be an informed voter!

This week I will go to my first meeting as a new member of my county's

More valuable from Howard Dean

Times (UK): "Right slams Obama as 'shady Chicago socialist'"

Al Hunt On MTP "Axelrod and company have run circles around The Clinton campaign"

On words and inspiration

Campaign role ups pressure on Chelsea Clinton to talk to media

Just Words.

Verbatim Rush Limbaugh: 'I'm doing McCain the biggest favor . . .'

Verbatim Rush Limbaugh: 'I'm doing McCain the biggest favor . . .'

Ohio Discussing Sexism and Racism in the Primaries

Is Obama the New William Jennings Bryan?

Why I hate Hillary Clinton (satire)

THE FL and MI SoLution

Hillary Clinton and the weapons industry


CNN live now. Topic: The Media giving Obama a free ride and have hurt Hillary's campaign.

Cause He's got High Hopes, He's got High Hopes...

Sleazeball Shumer Shilling for Clinton on MTP

Hey, everybody! This morning on "This Week" McCain offered his plan to save the economy!

A free media ride for Obama? Let's put the shoe on the other foot

Cynicism is a sorry kind of Wisdom

Clinton camp: Race will last until June

Clinton camp: Race will last until June

Hillary wants the....

we need trust from abroad to invest again in the USA

A message to Chelsea Clinton and her family

Things to Think About Regarding Obama vs. McCain

Al Franken (DFL) within MOE on Coleman (R, Inc.) in MN (KTSP Poll)

Obama will never win

Welcome to the party

The idiocy of the self defense argument

The idiocy of the self defense argument

When they swift Boat Obama,

Anyone wonder why there are at least six threads suddenly about...

I think that Obama has a teflon coat, and I think that is a good thing.

Obama's change will be systemic and effective in part because of the pedaling of misconceptions

By staying in until June, Hillary keeps Bloomberg out and covers Obama from the swiftboaters. She is

If Hillary wins the nomination by getting FL/MI delegates, and a

Let's divide the country into Clinton USA and Obama USA.

McCain Got Loan by Pledging To Seek Federal Funds

The Republican nominee, Senator McMetamusil.

Honolulu Advertiser: Democrats need Barack Obama's vision, leadership

The CBCs Rex Murphy on Obama

Senator Clinton has, in fact, never had a serious Republican challenger.

Headline in Wisconsin this morning: CLINTON LEAVES WISCONSIN EARLY

Are these things breeding?

Anyone remember 1992

I just caught a glimpse of the fever I have been looking for.


The battle for the soul of this nation will be fought at this spot

Who has the best ads in Texas and Ohio?

PA: Obama 49% McCain 39%; McCain 44% Clinton 42%, OR: McCain 45% Clinton 42%; Obama 49% McCain 40%

Some numbers.

Obama's persuasive influence over voters concerns me.

How is it that Obama is supposed to represent hope and positivity

OMG, I miss the Capital Gang...

3 more newspaper endorsements for Obama: Honolulu Advertiser, Fort Worth Star Telegram, CC Caller...

Hillary giving up on Wisconsin

lanny davis - asshole extraordinaire

lanny davis - asshole extraordinaire

Why are DU's Obama Supporters allowed to call other members racists?

What happens with MI uncommitted delegates if they are seated?

Here is Williams Ayers Blog (The guy Larry Johnson noted regarding Obama)

How can such an intelligent, inspirational, and charismatic candidate ...

FL. caucus, primary, allow, not allow doesn't matter

I keep seeing posts from the Obama/Clinton camps

Why are DU's Hillary Supporters allowed to call other members sexist?

Ari Emanuel: I don't trust my brother

And you thought folks on DU were mean?!

The Donna Edwards Effect?

Dear fellow Obama supporters

24 Hour Challenge

Where is Obama today?

Hillary Rodham Clinton's FANTASTIC speech delivered 5 September 1995, Beijing, China

McCain is batshit crazy

Left-Wing Rag Shepherd Express endorses Obama

Michelle Obama to Appear in Madison on Monday at the Overture Center

If you haven't done so, Please read Redstone's thread on this page

If you haven't done so, Please read Redstone's thread on this page

Now that Hillary is LOSING, Witness the Spectacle of Obama Bashing at DU.

Hillary Superdelegate: Bill screwed this up for her "big time"/should be sent out of the country

Hillary supporters: Anyone else notice the degrading swipes Obama takes at Hillary's intelligence?

Please heed Blue-Jay's cries re CatWoman's thread regarding Redstone's thread.

Rio Grande Valley Elected Officials Endorse Hillary

A campaign rally tip if your state hasn't voted yet....

Why should Clinton supporters vote for Obama when

OpEd in my paper this morning: Obamamania: virtue or vice?

More Obama Endorsements!

Howard Wolfson is holding a 1PM press conference call about fundraising "pledge" he claims Obama is

I will be most happy to have been proven wrong...

Regardless of who is the Democratic candidate

It was inevitable that the pendulum would swing wide...


Charles Barkley on Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer Endorses Barack Obama

What is the difference between the Obama and Clinton healthcare plans?

Clinton, Obama Supporters Say Fight May Hurt Party (Bloomberg News)

Baltimore SUN piece on the nomination race so far:

I watched the Wisconsin dinner last night

National Review front cover...praying for a HRC win in the Dem Primary

Obama supporters sleep late on Sundays

Thread comparing the opposition to something we all despise...

I propose a 1 year moratorium on the word "meme."

YouTube Link of another "Spell Caster" Candidate: RFK

New Clinton economic message has echoes of Edwards

Clinton superdelegate: Bill "has screwed this thing up for her big-time...I am angry"

Obama follows JFK advice - Secrecy is repugnant in a free society - Please read:

My brother and his wife, and her mother are switching parties

It's Really Hard to Distinguish Obama supporters from Republicans

Its really hard to distinguish Hillary Clinton supporters from Ann Coulter

Obama repeat on CSPAN now.

Join Michelle Obama at a 'Stand for Change' Rally in Madison on Monday 2/18

Sen. Ring (D-FL) sponsored effort to move FL primary date up: "I have absolutely no regrets."

Join Michelle Obama at a 'Stand for Change' Rally in Madison on Monday 2/18

Join Michelle Obama at a 'Stand for Change' Rally in Madison on Monday 2/18

If Edwards backs Obama, how many of the Clinton supporters with Edwards avatars/photos will change

Some voters say sexism less offensive than racism

Response/Rebuttal to "Seven Reasons for Turning Away From Obama"

Mixed Message? Clinton Issues Wisc. Challenge, Says She's Leaving Early

I NEVER thought I would see the day that democrats would

"The First _______ President"

Better a Pant Suit than 2 pending Law Suits

Obama Meets With Edwards in North Carolina

Florida and Michigan is a NON issue made into an issue by the Clinton campaign...

Hillary does well with Establishment Voters

Larry Sinclair v. Barack Obama

Remember, John Edwards took his name off the ballot in Michigan as well...

Remember, John Edwards took his name off the ballot in Michigan as well...

Vermonters....Obama Adviser Anthony Lake in Putney: February 20th

Could this be a sign of Clinton/Edwards

This says it better than I can.......MI and FL ...count them now!

Meanwhile, back in the real world...

Obama met with Edwards today

MI and FL are going to rip us apart! We need to step back a moment.

Will you continue to support the Democratic Party if....

Obama visits Edwards

Do-Or-die Hillary Turns Bully As Obama Starts To Pull Away - TimesOnline UK

Do-Or-die Hillary Turns Bully As Obama Starts To Pull Away - TimesOnline UK

Mere emotional allegiance and extreme candidate partisanship

Right Now: Replay of Katrina vanden Heuvel interview at on SuperDelegates....

Should either Obama or Hillary be "taping messages for the State Department?"

Post-convention, I think the vast majority of Michigan/Florida voters won't give a damn.

Obama Folks - Hillary Clinton Folks...Lets talk about Democrats

OK, Wolfson, this one's for you- Where are Hillary's tax returns?

WTF? ARG has Obama winning Texas and Clinton winning Wisconsin?

NBC: Hillary to gain only 35 delegates if she wins OH and TX by 14%

I'd Wager Even A Career Proctologist Would Come Here & Declare He's Never Seen So Many Assholes. n/t


McCain Nickname Thread

Hillary Clinton campaign 'under the weather'

Hillary will now be in Wisconsin all day Monday, 6:30-10:00 PM event planned in Madison

Silicon Valley Executive Sticks Up for His Hillary Video

There is nothing wrong with "hating" a candidate, and there is nothing wrong with GDP either

National Review Cover - "Please Nominate This Couple"

the importance of words and inspiration - BILL CLINTON

The next 10 days we will see a lot of chaos in the world and probably push the campaign off the M$M.

Mr. Obama's Waffle: Backing away from commitment to pursue public financing for fall campaign

One of two things will happen in Wisconsin

Keep clicking and clicking...

The Huckabees & Clintons Are Out of Gas, But I Have an Exit That Works For Both Couples.

Some of the Many reasons that Hillary is Unsupportable!

Rasmussen daily graph for 2/17/08 - Clinton up 1 (44), Obama unchanged (47)

Is this statement sexist?

If you haven't done so, please read CatWoman's thread regarding Redstone's thread.

American Research Group

How many people are going to be tired of being preached at after

Remaining 2008 Primary Schedule:

Barack Movement and Amy Winehouse

I have a fair and balanced solution for this primary site

It is not against the rules to seat the MI and FL delegates

Barack Wants it Both Ways

Clinton aiding McCain in attacks on Obama - Betrayal of the democratic party gets worse!

Feb 16 Interview: General Wes Clark on why he's supporting Hillary Clinton

Professor Obama

More Hope and less Nope -- Moving beyond The Politics of Nope

Watch out Hillary, Barack's comin' to TX this week!

The January 29th Florida PPP should NOT count!

Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina broke DNC rules but were not sanctioned.

There are good reasons for health insurance mandates. Clinton should argue instead of misleading

Thank you DU. I have decided to take your well-informed advice!

What must happen so there WON'T be an UPROAR?

Shouldn't the winner of the popular vote be our nominee? Shouldn't the superdelegates back them?

The Clinton Team's Long View

The Bradley Effect

The Bradley Effect

The Bradley Effect

The Bradley Effect

I love Barack Obama because...

Larry C. Johnson: Obama supporters, how will he defuse Rezko, Ayers & Khaladi?

A song for the other side.....

Bellweather States and Counties

Ha! I haven't posted here for 45 hours and 26 minutes!

Clinton's pursuit of union label is a battle for survival


Wisconsin State Senate Majority Leader Russ Decker Endorses Barack Obama

If Clinton Wins Because Her Crew Forces MI & FL Votes To Count...

Why has Obama continued to fund the Iraq War? Why did he duck the Iran vote?

I realize Mark Halperin (the Page) is a Clinton shill but listen to his take on why Edwards is

Well, after a brief respite, GDP is now once again completely...

Perchance to Dream

How Can Obama Win the Electoral College?

Reasons why my friend says I should vote for Hillary

Defining "post-partisanship" for the skeptics of Obama

Clinton Supporters Wanted: I have hearts to give away!

It's Time for Obama to Begin Planning His Exit and to Endorse Hillary Clinton.

Murdoch rag: "Obama a JFK for out times". This follows his US flagship paper endorsing Obama

Suggest a DAY OFF! I am going skiing

So much screaming about the Michigan and Florida primaries and so little discussion.

If Hillary wins Texas by 14% and loses in the delegates to Obama, there will be an uproar

HRC is as ready for day one as Rumsfield was for the Iraq war

Clinton campaign opens up shop in South Austin

After Obama gets elected president, he should grow a huge afro

Rasmussen polls in PA and Oregon: Obama leads McPain by 9-10%, Hillary trails in both

A joke for all my Democratic Compatriots.

On Face The Nation; Wolfson and Axelrod were debating

The Times of London is reporting Al Gore to broker convention deal

Not even Solomon could figure out a solution to this FL - MI dilemma.

Hillary drives another nail into her Texas coffin

Asking any candidate to bow out is undemocratic

Michelle Obama on Larry King now

It is amazing how stupid we are supposed to be.

So, once a nominee is picked, do the attacks stop around here?

Latest Thing That Doesn't Count to Hillary & Co: ACTUAL VOTES. We Will Now Use Exit Polls to Decide

Latest From Mark Penn

After considering it all, I predict Obama will win the Democratc nomination and go on to beat McCain

Clairvoyance? Chelsea learns Lying from the best.

Finding Their Faith

Obama Adding Detail to His Oratory

Fox interviewer twists Obama's words in interview ... video

Obama visits Edwards

Obama is sooooo cool

The idle sabre-rattling of the Naderites and other splinterists that you hear today means nothing.

Obama took a liberal position in the primary, but lied about it.

The best reason yet not to vote for Hillary

How come we hain't seen hide nor hair of Huckabee's heirs?

Afro or Dreads for Barack? (AFTER he's elected, of course)

Do you believe ANYBODY on our ticket will be better than McCain?

Obama & Hillary supporters - if you are challenged in DU - do NOT change the subjects..

Hillary Started The Iraq War!!!!

Do-or-die Hillary turns bully as Obama starts to pull away

Barack Obama & Oratory. A word from Bob Dylan.

Hey Hillary folks: RE-scheduled events for MONDAY-& Chelsea to come back to WI:-)

David Brooks: Clinton Sitting Shiva for Amerca

Houston, TX, 13 Eyewitness News tonight: Long lines of Obama supporters just

Judging by her mismanagement of her campaign... is Mrs. Inevitable ready for day one?

Reminder for Edwards supporters.

Gee, Ted, you talk about "Checking off Pink Boxes" for Health Care Insurance in the Senate..

The "Yawn" crowd


Possible cause for concern for Clinton? El Paso (heavily Hispanic) poll: C 33%, O: 32, Und: 35

Possible cause for concern for Clinton? El Paso (heavily Hispanic) poll: C 33%, O: 32, Und: 35

Update: Delegate Switching, Net Gain +10 for Obama

Doug Wilder warns of "chaos" at Democratic Convention...

Freedom Watch And It's Quater Billion Dollar Budget Against Obama Or Clinton In The GE

Let the people decide the nominee? Hillary is up 678,000 Democratic votes in the popular vote total.

WOW. Bill Clinton spars with Obama supporter

WP: WINNING UGLY - Play the Race Card At Your Own Peril

Need some info on Obama and gun control

Larry Johnson has finally attempted to give"proof" to his

For the radical fundies who are ushering in the Second Coming...

Why was Hillary on the ballot in Michigan?

Dedicate a song to your favorite Candidate even if the candidate is out of the race.

Camp Obama: Volunteers urged to avoid talking about policy, focus on how they "came" to Mr. Obama.

Kool aid meme - Obama Started It!

Clinton needs to point out the strange alliance of Obama and the right-wing

The great woman behind the great man.

‘Present’ Perfect

Texas System Worries Clinton Backers

Bill Clinton INSULTS Democratic voters, AGAIN.

Obama Wax Figure at Lady Tussaud's in D.C.

Obama/Edwards Meeting in NC - my impressions:

HillaryLand Has Turned Into Alice In Wonderland

I've heard it all now. Clinton siding with McCain on Obama Public Financing for the GE

I've heard it all now. Clinton siding with McCain on Obama Public Financing for the GE

Will FL/MI Dem voters show in force in Nov. if they are not represented at the convention?

Something from Sen. Obama's website that concerns me

Hillary Couldn't Pass Universal Healthcare with a Democratic Congress and cost Dems the Congres

Hillary Clinton wants to be a "tough president" -- Obama wants to make "politics cool again"


Will McCain underestimate Barack Obama like Hillary Clinton did?


What are you, java-wise?

Who will win Wisconsin?

Talk is cheap, indeed.... (Bill Clinton $40,000,000 speaking fees)

Lawrence Lessigs Extraordinary Video Presentation on Why One Should Support Obama and not HRC

Democrats should change the rules for 2012 and have winner take all primaries

So Who WILL The Clintons Support If It's Between Obama And McCain?

An Obama presidency will thrust the Democratic party into a 40 year period of political dominance

Michigan Delegates May Get Seats

Winning by default.

OK kids I'm off to an Obama organizational meeting in Ohio!

Will Kerry and Kennedy feel constrained to cast their super

CNN reporting Obama spent the day with John and Elizabeth Edwards.

Strange bedfellows: Obama Dems and Conservative GOP

Remember that Obama voted to EXPAND NAFTA

Remember that Obama voted to EXPAND NAFTA

Stand there and Bleed-

A modest proposal regarding Michigan and Florida

Ben Smith/Politico talks about Obama online supporters


IF Obama gets the nomination, who do you think will win the general election?

Newsweek Cover: Barack's Rock

I dug up some 2004 Wisconsin threads...

It's Time for Obama and Clinton to Begin Planning Their Exits and to Endorse Al Gore.

The People Here, Most Pissed-Off About The FL & MI Delegate Mess, Are...

If you are still undecided about who you're supporting for the Dem nominee, please check in here!

Jeremy Ring (D-FL) said "relevance is more important than "partying" in Denver.

The Contrasting Foreign Policy Teams of Clinton and Obama.

The Contrasting Foreign Policy Teams of Clinton and Obama.

Authorization for the use of Military Force Against Iraq 2002 (aka the IWR)

Whose fault was it that Obama's name wasn't on the Michigan delegate list?

The new limits in GD-P are?

What happens when a Presidential candidate dies?

How I See The Electoral Maps Looking If Obama Or Clinton Are The Nominee's

Critical Reasons Why Women Need to Vote for Hillary Clinton

FReepers call to register as Democrats to do voting fraud

Bill Blames Obama for Ouster of Candidates

Regarding Florida And Michigan: The GrantCart (DUer) Solution...What Say You ???

Could a NON-POLITICAL PERSON be a good President???

Right slams Obama as 'shady Chicago socialist'

Very cool YouTube video of Hillary at HRC meeting & banquet

Time Mag: Female Hormones in the White House

The poll you haven't been able to take for two weeks!

Hillary is the REAL uniter.

Please, take a deep breath and step away from that keyboard...

[Incoming Mortar from the Media]: No, He Can't Because Yes, They Will ...

Obama VP: Round 1

Latest Wisconsin poll data

Clinton or Obama .... this is what it's all about.

Obama/Dodd '08

Obama flirts with plagiarism? "Just words." Decide for yourself.

Heads Up, DU: I'll be appearing on Progressive Blend Radio tonight...

Are there any groups preparing to protest the convention yet?

Ripples in Time

Hope in a time of hardship-Clinton responds to family's mortgage plight

Bill Clinton spars with anti-abortion protestor @ Ohio event

Over 1/2 Million MORE Democrats Voted in Florida Than Took Part in all the Dem Caucuses Combined

Obama Cult Indoctrination (Hawaii Style - BIG PICS)

OBAMA CHALLENGE: THE 100 / 100 CAMPAIGN!! We are the CHANGE we've been WAITING for!

Yahoo News Headline: Clinton again alls on Obama to debate

New, improved C-SPAN -- all sports, all the time! ('TOON)

New, improved C-SPAN -- all sports, all the time! ('TOON)

The Valentine Hearts

Spinning the news gets personal -- Non Sequitur 'TOON

Sexism and politics...

Setting the record straight is now considered "calling out"

Send Toilet Paper Contributions Via:

Pinnacle armor CEO says Dragon skin from army test surfaces on Ebay untested

Pinnacle armor CEO says Dragon skin from army test surfaces on Ebay untested

Al-Qaida is comin'!

What is Obama going to change?

Police in Nevada Hunt a Serial Rapist

This forum has become tedious, boring, pathetic, and worst of all, irrelevant.

Police Find Slain Daughter in Boiler

How can a group of otherwise APPARENTLY intelligent people

well, terrorists, obviously waiting for the treasonous Demonrat bastards in congress

Photo Destination of the Week - Week of February 17th 2008 - New Zealand

Russia says US spy satellite plan 'a cover'

George "Night Of The Living Dead" Romero on his "Land of the Dead" as Bush administration parable Kansas blow up yet? No FISA to protect them.

"Leaders worry educators ‘teach to the test’" Well, DUH! What choice do we have?

Say it ain't so: Google goes to the dark side

I saw on BBC a while ago that Bush is calling for free

Kosovo begins independence move

Suicide Bomber Kills 80 in Afghanistan

CIA's ambitious post-9/11 spy plan crumbles

2 Guys and a Chick Set Off Loudoun Library Dispute

I listened to McCain and Hukabee and they both courted

She cheated on me

Quotes from a revolutionary

Watching the Senate Rot in Slow Motion

Dallas Morning News ("Opinion" Section) Touches Sibel Edmonds' Story

Does anyone have the Sunday talk show lineup?

OP/ED: Down, But Not Out. . . Could Nader Be the Comeback Kid of the 2008 Election?

Campaign of torture and murder being conducted by U.S.-trained government police forces

Informed Americans--these people are allowed to vote?!?!?!?!

Message to the Party: You Broke It, You Fix It and/or Be Careful of What you Wish For.

Here are the "police" Bush gave to the Iraqis

Patty Culhane (MSNBC) Telcos "had to cooperate" with

NY Daily News: Foreclosures in Jamaica Queens ... making ghost town

Padilla Brings Torture to Trial: Can a DOJ lawyer be held accountable for advocating the inhumane?

David Sirota: The Permanent Will

How Will We Be Treated After The 2008 Election?

I don't remember Tweety saying "Screw you!", to Bush when his thugs leaned on him. Do you?

Howard Kurtz: We now learn David Shuster suspended for two weeks.

CNN: T.J. Dumber than a Rock!

'Deadliest' attack in Afghanistan: Eighty dead

Does anyone remember an amazing video (poem)from a few years ago here on DU...

Did anybody else just catch that contentious exchange on Face the Nation

ACLU press release: Anti-War Protestors Victorious in Free Speech Suit

New Bill To Allow Police Misconduct Be Hidden From Public

Bush: Keep abstinence in AIDS program

The Chicken Doves by MATT TAIBBI

Why Gore lost the 2000 election: one word

Best U.S. factory jobs in rising jeopardy

This is what worries me about Florida's drive to teach religion in schools

Game On with Iran! Heaven Help Us All

New Mexico Developer Tax Breaks Take Greed to New Level

New Mexico Developer Tax Breaks Take Greed to New Level

CIA's Ambitious Post-9/11 Spy Plan - CRUMBLES!!! (LAT)

I love Charles Barkley

For Sale: Saddams yacht. Steal at $35 million -It'd cost more than $146 million to build one like it

Slaughtering Whales in the Name of Science?

I thought people who have been patients in mental health facilities can't purchase guns?

"liberals can never make up their mind."

This has got to be the weirdest LTTE I've ever read...


...feeling recession's chill: U.S. service sector shrank for the first time in five years

Student borrowers latest to feel credit crunch

NEWSDAY: Long Island... newly poor seek assistance

more oil spilled - gulf of mex. by Texas

If Only Saddam Had Injected HGH

Editorial help polishing LTTE re FISA please.

Dems should declare victory in Iraq!

Worker abuse documented -- yet again -- in the South's poultry industry

"The Terrorists Still at Ground Zero, " Moodys threat

Playing games in yahoo games

Whoa! Dallas County DA's office finds cache of JFK memorabilia

Freepers once again demonstrate their kinship with Islamists.

Death of 'gentle giant' comes at fateful time for Civil Rights veterans

Crooks & Liars video: "Bill Kristol Can’t Understand Why Democrats Don’t Trust Bush On FISA"

New Video of Skateboard Baltimore Cop

I'm new

The Recession and the Freedom to Organize

PANIC IN THE STREETS: US Wakes Up Without Protect America Act!!!

PANIC IN THE STREETS: US Wakes Up Without Protect America Act!!!

Should/could DU send a few roses to "Miep Gies, who hid Anne Frank, just turned 99 years old"

Error Gave F.B.I. Unauthorized Access to E-Mail

Michelle Obama on the cover of the new issue of Newsweek!

Michelle Obama on the cover of the new issue of Newsweek!

Northern Rock to Be Nationalized

Two native leaders sentenced to jail for blocking uranium exploration

Have any of you noticed just how

Somehow This Factoid Seems Profound - I Just Don't Know Why

U.S.-based Blackwater Training Taiwanese

Naomi Wolf/Shahid Buttar: Musharraf’s Playbook is the Same as the Bush Administration’s

Educate me, where have the Democrats been on Siebel Edmonds?

Senator Jack Reed Dispels GOP FISA Lies

St. Paul police dept. seeks 230 additional Tasers

Rep. Leonard Boswell Backs Impeachment

There are too many polls in America. Polls need to be reduced.

Interesting show on the History Channel: The States

Army Blocks Public Access to Digital Library

Idiot sighting in America

Hey DUers, if you are poor you might qualify for foreign aid from Bangladesh.

Are there too many polls in America?

Harris Poll: Worst. pResident. Ever...

Hey Skinner: How about selling posting rights on GD-P?

Pakistan goes to polls today

The idiocy of the self defense argument

Homeless man dies after beating, suspect arrested

How to indict Karl Rove

States' DoJs tried to stop subprime predatory lending but Feds removed consumer protection laws.

VOTE MACHINE - How Republicans hacked the Justice Department (Scott Horton)

calculate the cost of war to your community..

Glenn Greenwald: The Fun and Excitement of Civilization Wars (fought from afar)

Our Beloved President is *ahem* speaking now.

Idea for president --- the people have a right to a voice

Who's watching the Daytona 500? Race fans, check in!

Who's watching the Daytona 500? Race fans, check in!

John Q is on TBS right now.

I wish there was a way to turn off the GD-P threads from "Latest'

Credit card public service announcement.

40 years ago. Tet.

Michael Vick doesn't appear to be involved in suicide bomb that kills 80 at dog fight

Beef Recall With LINK

Hazelwood officer fined $18,000 for arresting firefighter

Santa (Bush) goes to Africa.

Tanzanian President Kikwete: "Let the new U.S. President be as good a friend of Africa as Bush"

Kitten found after 25 days in NYC subway

Does anybody have info on this Sanders amendment? Thanks.

My scary thought for the day....

We need more of these poles

President says Congress makes country less safe

Original Lyrics


Voters vow retaliation after council approved Wal-Mart project

House caves to Left Wing Bloggers-White House Press Sec.

FNS: Kristol Can’t Understand Why Democrats Don’t Trust Bush On FISA

This photo (Bush) is just BEGGING for a caption: - - - - - - - - - - - - >

Neocons are just a bunch of drama queens

Iraqi guards leave posts near Baghdad

No, just because you have had/ or have a mental illness does not mean you can't own a gun.

Info about anti-UN rhetoric, please

OK, so Little Boots and his war toys wants to play Star Wars

When "K&R" Doesn't Seem Quite Enough...

These flowers are good for the environment -- and people

Verizon Business Pulls Down American Flag of War Veteran

Affordable health care for everyone? How about affordable food and fuel for everyone?

When we leave Iraq...

How many here play bridge?

California GOP in turmoil

Breaking: They have released the name of another mass shooter...(a rant)

TIME: Death at the Army's Hands

Bride Dies During First Dance

Hit this poll. Bush ranked in top ten "best" presidents?

April 2001 - Lenders Fend Off Subprime Laws

Pakistan vote filled with fear of violence, rigging

Today had a ... GREAT MOMENT IN PUNDITRY moment

This Modern World: The Adventures of Captain Blowhard and Bombastic Lad!

In praise of strong and wise women

Keaton 5, McCain

Armed America

Let's not call it the Department of Defense. Because it isn't.

Cali Wildfire Victims Ask: Where's FEMA?

Guns don't kill people, people with guns kill people.

Susan Jacoby (Again) on our Nation of Dunces....

police state NYC

a FAVOR please... please help me today

Organized Labor Still an Important Political Player

Democracy, transparency and human rights are terms often used as jokes.

Democracy, transparency and human rights are terms often used as jokes.

We're not Citizens, we're Consumers

Time for me to baptize the next president: President Pissy McNASTY

He helped the homeless animals of Katrina, and today he won the Daytona 500.

So, did Al Franken win his primary? Is he the Democratic candidate for Senate in MN?

A sane approach to street racing

Kent State Massacre, May 4, 1970

Lawmakers plan hearings on poultry industry after newspaper probe

Peter Werbe will discuss his recent week in Cuba on tonight's program

If you kill enough of 'em and starve the rest into submission....

"We hold these truths to be self-evident,

Can you support the troops if you don't support the war?

Help me find good political cartoons about the Mexican-American war 1840's

Kosovo, Wesley Clark, US 2008 elections

BREAKING - Nancy Reagan hospitalized

In 2006 Q4, refi's, home-equity loans etc. accounted for 17% of Californians' disposable income

For McCain, a Choice on a Role for Bush

San Bernardino and Riverside counties...lost jobs in 2007... first time since records kept

Local news: Nancy Reagan fell, is in the hospital. That's about all

Feds Charge Three Suspected White Supremacists for Tennessee Mosque Bombing

Should the execs of the company that abused and slaughtered downer cattle be prosecuted?

If you think Obama is progressive ...

If you think Obama is progressive ...

"The Party of Ideas?" Sure thing!

32 tornadoes Alabama/Georgia? How you doing down there?

32 tornadoes Alabama/Georgia? How you doing down there?

If we reclaim Congress and the executive branch, will the Dems declassify Siebel Edmonds testimony?

Already encountering Republican arguments re the general election

Deadliest week of the war

Kucinich's primary is in 2 weeks and he needs our prayers

Incurious Bush Not Known for Being a Tourist


Has John McCain “sold his soul”?

Realtors cast aside careers in effort to make ends meet

I don't buy the idea that Washington is broken....

OK, Nance. You asked for this.

Octafish alert: Exclusive: Dallas County DA's office finds cache of JFK memorabilia

"It's not our fault! It's not our fault!"

Just a tidbit that everyone needs to know...

Age of anti-gun/anti-RKBA DU'ers here.

The SEC is a joke. The USDA is a joke. The FDA is a joke. The Labor Department is a joke

A boom in bankruptcies: "I've never seen so many people care so little about losing their homes."

Poor report by Scott Pelley on "60 Minutes" about Trasylol

What is your favorite issue?

on ABC, seven dead soldiers' names released. Do we even care anymore?

What's Worth TWICE as Much as the US Stock Market? Introducing "Credit Default Swaps"

Phillip Roth: 'Bush Is Too Horrendous to Be Forgotten'

Bring Back Protectionism

Breaking- Dallas Morning News prints Phil Giraldi's Sibel Edmonds commentary

Oswald-Ruby transcripts found

LIVE Media Alert **** Greenwald **** Horton **** Protect American Act and Bush Spying

Derogatory comments about other nations and cultures

At dinner tonight, I pissed off my budniss partner by saying Bush is a successful president.

Obama losing Democratic vote nationally (as well as the white and Latino vote)

Most people in the snake-handling, tent-revival crowd will certainly get on board with McCain

DU Females and GLBT who Sympathize....Shouldn't THIS be an ISSUE?

Workers broke ground for the construction of the Pentagon on 9.11.1941

Cuba wants Gitmo back - denounces torture prison

Researchers: Damage Threat From U.S. Extremists May Be Greater Than From Foreign Terrorists

Crucial Week for Impeachment: Honk to Impeach!

Breaking: Nancy Reagan hospitalized

The Secret Downing Street "Dossier" to be released Monday (Feb 18)

if capital is free to move across borders, labor must be as well.

Bush on Obama: "Seems like there was a lot of excitement for me."

A Drug On The Market 14 Years, Killed Aprox. 1,000 Per Month. You Do The Math

I just spit my brocholi and cheddar soup!

watch out! new dirty words = Old Guard Feminists

Go see the animated (political) movie "Persepolis" if you can.

143 MILLION pounds of frozen beef recalled from So. Cal. slaughterhouse (largest recall ever)

Albino Moose In Michigan

Is Wikileaks down?

It has been 2 hours, 54 minutes and 56.85 seconds (more or less) since FISA ceased to exist

A story about the shootings at Northern Illinois University on the local news.

I just got the best news! I am the object of unmitigated hatred.

Free Wiretap Ringtone!

For my 10,000th Post: Please join me DU

Credit Card Companies including Capital One raising interest up to 28%

"George Bush was not elected President of the United States to be King of the United States."

Leslie Angeline Meets With John Conyers on Impeachment, Continues Fast

Tornadoes in the South again

Should you be worried if a hedge fund manager you have never met has an interest in seeing you dead?

Prudent homebuyers are getting hit 3 times.

The Subprime Primer

My child gave his 5.00 dollars Sunday allowance to a homeless person

Universal Healthcare INSURANCE

AP Scoop: 'Gross Mismanagement' Killed Marines

My son's happy update.

McCain to seniors, vets: tough luck

Who here thinks wife, Cindy McCain looks just like Mommy McCain?

When the Post-Mortem is written on the 2008 primary campaign

Still Praying for America

TIME: Postcard: Marfa (TX)

Bad Times At Best Buy ("Americans can no longer tap their homes for excess cash to buy toys")

1 Mexican Vs. Extremely Angry Minutemen - US

DU's Son ..... A poem

It Is Slowly Sinking In That Political Activity Is Meaningless

Thank You Dennis..Video

Meet Mel Sembler: A top BFEE money manager

FISA LTTE as sent.

If you’re an ugly woman, you’re probably a progressive as well

RATE YOUR FEAR FACTOR ....somewhere in the world, terrorists are planning.....

I encountered a sad, tragic victim of Bush's America this evening.

When We Torture: The Dept for Taking Down America's Worldwide Reputation (NYT Kristof)

Secret high-tech control center targets citizens of Iraq and Afghanistan, bombs them.

So what is Bush really doing in Tanzania?

I just saw Hillary and Obama on the same night - Ask Me Anything!

I've stopped combing my hair! Have you?

Alka-Seltzer in Space!

My life fades the vision dims.

My "oak" key is fcked p.

My "Gingko" key is fcked p

Does anyone else here live on a float?

I've stopped coloring inside the lines! Have you?

Wow, I forgot how much I liked Boston (the band).

Has anyone here seen MAD tv or SNL tonight, and if so, were either worth watching.

I've been a butthole...

Photo Destination of the Week - New Zealand

It's a Birthday Doubleheader

Well I tracked down a non-backwards compatibility crippled PS3

The darker the coffee, the higher the caffeine content?

A post for Heidi and anyone else who likes R & B

If "There Will Be Blood" Doesn't Win Best Picture I'm Leaving

David Letterman's "Top Ten Signs You Had A Bad Valentine's Day"

"Masturbation"? Whats the point?

Help me get 3 posts to 1000 ! :)

Dear Neighborhood Cat, please stop spraying the sliding glass door to my office. Thanks, A.V.

More problems with the homestead

I learned something funny about my house today

An old friend of mine is crazy

The time: every Friday evening. The place: the DU lounge.

the whole frickin' world is coupled up

hope y'all had a great Lupercalia

OMG. It's "Vitametavegimin!" 11:30 EST on TV Land.

Should Voters Have To Pass A Test & Get A License To Vote?

What is ZIM Corporation?

Gawd, I Need Detox...

Does anyone else here live on about?

They are our overlords

Your Sunday lolcat

With all the BabyBoomer comments flying around GD:P, I should probably

Why does this video remind me of GDP?

Alright, then what's your FAVORITE piece of classic fiction?

Does anyone else here live on a boat?

Todays Fun Wikipedia Search: Fappers (not what you think, quite interesting imo)

I'm a bit of an opera geek

Anyone seen the movie "Persepolis" yet?

Back From MEXICO! (F*CK it's cold here)

IT'S ALL steelemagnolia's fault!!!!

Can anyone help me out please?

a little mechanic humor to brighten up our day. Enjoy, folks!

Okay own up

Getting sick of DUers crapping on the Clintons ...

With the Oscars coming up next weekend, What's the best movie you've seen this year

A very serious, grown-up warning to the Rules and Credentials Committee members: Federal crimes...

Love me or Hate me... I made the greatest page in GD-P

Dinner for tonight: all invited just rsvp here in the next hour

the phrase of the day is "self-pollution"

My Humidifier Sounds Like It Is Playing Banjo Music

AHHHHH!!!!! Save me

Anyone else smell socks in GDP?

How many Massachusetts state-level pols/Clinton backers received $$$ from State Street Bank?

From a tax standpoint, what is the definition of a job interview?

If Clinton is attempting to call Obama out on general election financing SHE IS SCARED TO DEATH

So I Was Sitting In A Little Country Diner Last Night...

The Archives?

Let the People Decide the Nominee? Obama is up 703,830 Democratic Votes in the Popular vote Total

OMG Huckabee Compares His Campaign Sleep Deprivation To Being WATERBOARDED!!!!!!

I don't believe it! I totally cannot believe it!

Just waking up after my epic Birthday pub crawl in the East Village...


Chocolate Coconut Macaroons

Am I making too making too much out of this , or was he trying to smell me

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/17/08

My favorite inappropriate child's book

There's no need for you to cheat on me...

when is it appropriate to move beyond victimhood?

Dave Chapelle fans?

Hillary's Miscalculation: "It'll be over by Feb. 5th"

CLINTON BETRAYING the Democratic Party - Siding up with McCain and the republicans!!!

Everytime I watch Scarface I feel like I'm wasting my life

Will my new sig offend anyone?

Hey Jude - What was it really about?

What a crappy day ahead

Thanks for the other heart, whoever gave it

Wow, I'm watchin' a movie with Jon Stewart as a science teacher


Is the new Indiana Jones movie still scheduled for release May 22, 2008?

I'm listening to rain outside and the trains go by...

Do you wish the temperature was 294.111K where you are right now?

It's back! Bigger than ever! With laser beams and cloaking devices!!

aahhhhhh.... feel good things

Happy Birthday Barenakedlady

My 6 year old daughter has a better social life than I do.

I just have to say I'm shocked at the amount of Hearts I have

What is your favorite plague? And, why? (pic heavy)

How Dare Hillary Supporters Shame Us into Supporting Her?

I'm going to clean my house!

I've had an odd day. Things with wheels broke

Parking Garage damaged my car - and are charging me for their damage! Advice...

Al Pacino rumored to be the villain in Bond 22

Pavlick vs. Taylor II

Ugh! People out in public...................

The Official Suspicious Absinthe Thread.

Suggestion for a DU bumper sticker:

Marvin Gaye - Come Live With Me Angel

If you had to choose one movie that you thought best represented liberal values, what would it be?

post songs that are complete opposites.

My Republican Friend Who Owns A Gun & Her Opinion On Purchasing & Owning A Firearm

If you had to pick to join one group, which would it be?

I love these retirement ad commercials

Timothy appreciation thread (by Bouys)

Would you spend $7900-31,000 on a cat?

Charles Wright Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band - Express Yourself

Here's one for MrScorpio

Would you spend $140,000 on a car?

Now I KNOW you had a good reason for waking me up

"New Amsterdam" coming to TV soon


Why I am an Obama supporter now

Only 22% in Florida poll think that evolution alone should be taught in science classes.

Sheesh. I need to take a break. I come to a progressive site,

If you dont agree with me, you're a sexist bastard!

ROFLCon is going to be held at Harvard University

The Sex Grahams featuring Billy Pistol.

Most shopping cart handles are contaminated with bodily fluids

Damn - searching my VHS archives; I lost my "Get Smart" (FOX, 1995) tape.

The Official Suspicious Abstinence Thread

I am sooooo embarrassed right now!! (How embarrassed is the toad?)

I really need a shoulder to Rant on... and some advice...

What would be a good date for a "Humanity Day"?

I am tired

OMG. I need to take a break from iPhoto...

Captain Sacto died.


how 'bout this Bush photo (in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania)

I just watched Goldfinger while making scones, mushroom chowder, and roasted pork chops

I loved Michael Clayton, but not Syriana.

Thank You to Whomever Gave Me a Heart......

I baked 4 loaves of pumpkin bread this afternoon. Then made

Hulk Hogan may be hosting a show dug up from its coffin, but look at Crush!!

Identify this picture first and win... um, nothing!

What's a good ringtone now?

Who's watching the Daytona 500? Race fans, check in!

Anyone ever been north of the Arctic Circle?

Hearts are gone

Only 106 minutes until I can post my next GDP thread

Why am I enjoying this Knight Rider continuation movie-cum-pilot?


Knight Rider without David Hasselhoff

Atheist Sees Image of Big Bang in Piece of Toast

Cootie Queen or Lint Licker?

Okay everybody, watch closely!

Rock of Love 2 on VH1

John Red Corn is smooth...

Parental situation part deux, or why I can't "GTFO".

Hey! Look At My Kid!

Tim Horton's rocks!

I am almost drunk. On Jagermeister.

Surrender? What's the point?

Does anyone have any suggestions for a good value on a digital camera?

Who Is "Elizabeth"

Heidi Klum says she wants to help Britney Spears ("She can live with us for a couple of months")

I'm working graveyards this weekend.

Here's to Life!

Help with a website name.

Dear DU: Please observe the eBay BOYCOTT Feb 18-25th

Hungry Eyes


How do you roast a chicken?

A song for the other side.....

The Official Suspicious Absence Thread

The official abstinence of suspicion thread

The Official Absence of Suspicion Thread

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 2/17/2008)

Alright. I have only 14 posts until 13k...

Sex? What's the point?

Just wait until he talks about 'the ambient room'!

Pie anyone? Sallymander, want some pie??


I am going to go on the record & say that YES- Cheating IS OKAY!!!

Everytime I watch Lawrence of Arabia I feel like I'm wasting my life

I'm starting to realize how hated I am.

The Destruction of Philosophy

The Destruction of Philosophy

Re: Virgin Olive Oil...How do they know?

I'm starting to realize how fated I am.


struggling with my confidence at work

I'm starting to realize how mutated I am...

What’s happening to Hillary’s campaign?

This is your brain on RW news...

I'm printing several hundred copies of photos of my late brother. Ask me anything

Whatcha listening to Lounge?

my picture with Obama

The primary process

I'm starting to realize how I dated a man.

This is one of those passed-around parables that can be cheesy...but I really liked it. Hope you do.

Damn, only one more day before early voting starts, this will be a busy primary.

I'm starting to realize how dated I am.



I chopped onion and fresh cilantro tonight...

I'm starting to realize how fellated I am.

So the new knight rider movie - how'd ya rate it?

Happy Birthday, MissHoneychurch!

I have to find a new place to hide the cat toys.

The hearts are all gone

Happy Birthday miss_american_pie :o)

So it's nuts to cable TV for my family.

If anyone is in the market for a new PC... here's a FANTASTIC deal

I'm making peanut butter cookies. My place smells wonderful! What you are listening to?

I Never Saw Free To Be You And Me

"Hail to the Chief" is a horrible piece of music.

Has anybody seen "Elizabeth, The golden Age"?

The idiocy of the self defense argument

Man, is my father insane or what?

Need input from Chicago area DUers re: reputable ebay or

Now your moment of AAAWWWW from Mexico

What's The Longest, Thickest, Meatiest

Am I making too much out of this, or was he trying to tell me

Anyone here watch Scott Baio is 46 and Pregnant?

This kitty named Georgia was lost in the NY subway for 25 days :o (precious stories linked herein)

She cheated on me

OK, It's rant time. Today's topic: College kids these days...

What's the worst experience you've ever had at a restaurant?

What's to do in Salem on a Monday night?

my kitteh likes dryers....>>>>check out his excursion into our dryer

What songs really take you back to your youth?

A Few Pics Of Mexico (more to come later)

A Vote For Clinton Is A Vote To Continue Outsourcing US Jobs - Obama: END OUTSOURCE TAX INCENTIVE!!

Gregory Peck or Cary Grant?

My Hearts Went to Animal Lovers

Zornhau brought me Cognacstängeli....

111 posts to 40,000--- ask me anything

Is cheating on a partner ever okay?

Hillary mailer accuses Obama of "demagoquery," Kennedy responds and a fact check on SCHIP

Ever spend a weekend with your parents and wonder how the hell you came from their genes?

What 's your phobia?

Most depressing song from seventies

** I Dedicate My 8000th post to Love **

It's spooky quiet in here.

What's the best book you've read that was written in the last 25 years

Buy Less but Pay Lots More, and Get a Misleading Rise in Sales

Iraqis Blame U.S. for Deaths of 8 Backing American Effort

Teddy row teacher heads to China

Health Officials Keeping Eye On Drug-Resistant Flu Strain

Serbs in for long-haul fight against Kosovo state

Canada sends ex-SS guard to Italy

Obama Robbed in NYC

Iran-backed groups using secret arms stores: U.S.

Kurds impose limits on where Arabs can live in Iraq's north

Ranks of Nuclear Experts Dwindle: U.S. scientific groups' warning

Deal between key Iraq Shiite figures collapses (Mehdi Army and SIIC)

Egypt arrests 40 Muslim Brothers ahead of vote

St. Paul police dept. seeks 230 additional Tasers

Philip Giraldi: What FBI whistle-blower Sibel Edmonds found in translation


Suicide bomber kills 80 at Afghan dogfight

Kosovo Declares Independence From Serbia

At Least 80 Are Killed in Afghan Suicide Bombing

Picture of Barack Obama and John Edwards Meeting 2/17/08

Cali Wildfire Victims Ask: Where's FEMA?

For McCain, a Choice on a Role for Bush

Iran opens first oil exchange

Defense in AIM activist murder case seeks evidence

UK Crisis Bank Northern Rock To Be Nationalized

McCain says no new taxes

Some home security systems networks will shut down Monday

Weather Slows Dems on Wisconsin Trail

Delay Of Report Is Blamed On Politics-Document Suggests Public Health Risks Near Great Lakes

CIA's ambitious post-9/11 spy plan crumbles: Front companies shut down

Two US soldiers killed in Iraq

In Washington State Vote, Relevance Is an Issue

Navy chief convicted for child sex gets honorable discharge

Trial in military massacre of Colombian police unit nears finale

Feds want trailer park shut down

Caucus turnout worries isle Dems (Hawaii)

US spy satellite plan 'a cover'

Bush calls for fair Zimbabwe poll

Report: Suicide attack kills 80 in Afghan south

(Economic) Hard times heighten long-felt unease

Nancy Reagan Hospitalized after Falling in Her Home

Bush signs $700 million humanitarian pact in Tanzania

Old JFK documents may stir controversy

US admits it fired on anti-Qaeda fighters in Iraq

USDA recalls 143 million pounds of beef

Clinton Campaign Accuses Obama of Breaking Word

Chavez Won't Halt U.S. Oil Sales

Kosovo declares independence

'Before Americans choose a president

As Crawford fades, a secret is exposed: "This was a Democratic town before Bush came here."

Rich: The Grand Old White Party Slithers Into History

Is Washington Undermining Democracy in Bolivia?

Burying Indonesia’s Millions: The Legacy of Suharto

Merchants of Misery: Debt collection is one of the UK's fastest-growing industries

Henry Paulsen's Wild Ride on the Hindenberg: "The Worst is Just Beginning"

Prosecutors blast Wilkes, seek 25-year prison term

Army Blocks Public Access to Digital Library

By Killing Satellite, US Would Send Ominous Message

Shellshock and Redemption

And Now Obama?

The Valentine’s Day Torture Trifecta by Scott Horton

Mystery of the toxic satellite

No buyer's remorse. SVP. Clinton want's another debate. Yes.

Open Letter to Obama

We Must Get Out Of The Middle East No Matter What, CIA Vet Says

Congress Ponders Change In Bankruptcy Law

Do-or-die Hillary turns bully as Obama starts to pull away

Scott Ritter: If Only Saddam Had Injected HGH

Busharraf ? Pakistani leader has more in common with Bu**sh** than we thought

Maureen Dowd: Captive to History’s Caprice

U.K. government to nationalize Northern Rock

The Terrorists Still at Ground Zero, 7 World Trade Center, Lower Manhattan

It's Up To The Superdelegates To Prove Democrats Believe In Democracy

An Open Letter to Barack (or Hillary): Just Say NO, To Public Financing!

Huckabee's 'Hail Mary': Promises to Replace Bureaucracy With The Twelve Apostles

Frank Rich: The Grand Old White Party Confronts Obama

Philip Giraldi: What FBI whistle-blower Sibel Edmonds found in translation

George Told A Dirty Lie

"Twisting Health Language for Torture" by Jason Leopold (2-16-2008 consortiumnews)

Why Republicans Will Lose in 2008

Iraq Haditha Massacre Shocking Story of Marines Killing Iraq

Ed Markey Speaks Out Against Nuclear Subsidies

Rep. Nadler Questioning Steven G. Bradbury, DoJ OLC Head. Torture “American Style”

International Day in Support Of Victims of Torture Press Conference

Albert Howard Petition Appeal N.H. Ballot Law Commission

CNN: Military Donations: Paul First, Obama Second

Is America Still Number One?

Insignificant States

Obama Half Sister - Maya Soetoro-NG...Talk on Maui 2/16/2008

"Soldier" Brags of Torture, Rape & Murder

Senator Kennedy in Youngstown, Ohio

John McCain-McBush - Another Neocon Psycho

May 4, 1970 Kent State Shootings

'People Are For Kucinich' Ohio Re-Election Ad

Hillary Clinton Wants Super Delegates To Decide Winner

Freaky shit - and not that far removed from reality

George Galloway on Chimpy's war mongering

Maya Soetoro-Ng, Barack's Sister-Where Biography Does Matter

Obama: 'Just Words'? - - "Don't tell me words don't matter!"

CNN: Obama-mania Backlash

Satan Rules

Deval Patrick "Just Words" from 2006

"Superdelegate" by Roy Zimmerman

Edwards tribute. "Stand For You" Mellencamp

Unbelievable video of a man speaking at the Florida evolution hearings.

Silicon Valley Starts to Turn Its Face to the Sun (NYT)

U.S. work force continues to move to green-collar jobs

As Nuclear Waste Languishes, Expense to U.S. Rises

Iran Says God Protects Nuclear Program

To build nukes, Customer Choice must be eliminated.

Sharks disappearing as fin chopping rises - Reuters

Study finds human medicines altering marine biology

5 Jewelers, Including Tiffany, Boycott Gold Coming From

Chicago to turn off lights for one hour

Chavez: No Plans to Cut US Oil Exports

I've never seen such BS about Global Warming and the economy.

Joint basing means big changes at Fort Lewis

Army report: Keep Stryker brigade in Hawaii

8-year-old Fla. boy finds live WWII grenade

Astronaut not scared of satellite shoot-down

Slain Fort Polk soldier ID’d

Army study: Schofield brigade should stay

Soldier surprises stepdaughter at school

Hearings planned on impact of sonar training

Sailor indicted of molesting girl on flight

Hearing ends for 4 Marines in gang rape case

Blue Angels to recruit Marine mechanics

Reserves take on extra airlift job in Europe

U.S. closes in on militants in Salman Pak

Commander: Demand for MRAPs being met

Sailors’ feedback prompts change in Navy’s tuition assistance policy

Marine goes under the knife to give brother another lease on life

Naples trash crisis cited as families are urged to recycle

Navy, CG May Test UAV From Cutter

Walter Reed's Warrior Clinic Officialy Opens

Bacteria Research Could Protect Airmen

Militia in 2nd Iraqi province ends cooperation with U.S.

Soldier’s request prompts Vt. moose bill

A day for Vietnam Vets

Navy overhauls foreign language bonus program

just came across this website

Bush: Nation in More Danger of Attack

Any 05H20's (Morse intercept) out there? Next month I am having

Today in labor history February 17

Slaves, Sharecroppers, Now Immigrants

Workers cartoon: New green policy

UPS Freight Workers in S. California Sign Cards to Become Teamsters

Three stories of OSHA encounters

Library Union in Jackson County, OR, Gains LSSI’s Agreement To Negotiate Contract

Broken Health Care System Costs Employers and Employees

Attacking Global Warming Could Rebuild Manufacturing

ARAMARK workers take complaints before Houston City Council

Thank you for contacting The Hershey Company

Battling the ‘right to work’ scam (Michigan)




Digby uses trade mission to attack US

Probe underway into attempt to kill Paraguayan president

Subprime Mortgage Litigation Outpacing S&L Crisis

OAS refuses to exclude Venezuela

Paulson’s Wild Ride on the Hindenburg: “The Worst is Just Beginning”

Rally against ExxonMobil in London

400 Eritreans arrive at UN offices in Tel Aviv, seek refugee status

In praise of Barack

In praise of Barack

For Israel, Gaza Offers a Range of Risky Choices

"Award for tolerance" hides story of discrimination

Life under military rule

Third of settlements built on land seized for 'security purposes'

"I feel as if I were living in South Africa" (Arab-Israeli report)

A third of settlements on land taken for 'security purposes'

Huge Guest worker increase in the works 2/17/08

UN humanitarian chief visits Sderot, condemns Qassam rocket fire

Gracias a la Vida!

U.S. spy chief: Hezbollah may be behind Mughniyah killing

London students call for divestment from Israel

Very cool YouTube video of Hillary at HRC meeting & banquet

NJ State Commission: Civil Unions Fail Gay Couples

Anyone ever stayed at a gay, clothing optional campground?

Hi guys! That's it - just sayin' hi if anybody's here. WAVE. nt

Semi-Emergency Vibes - furnace making oily smell, repairman on way tru icy icy roads

The Stars This Week - "Serve Yourself as Well as Others" - February 18 - February 24, 2008

You would think I would know better than to buy a computer during a Mercury RX

Clairvoyance on the Iraq War

Mercury goes Direct on February 18 at 9:57pm EST. (Shadow period until March 10.)

What is the real deal with Gratitude?

Does anyone else feel that their membership in the Democratic party may not survive this GE?

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report (February 17): 3 Major Tournaments Begin

Anyone Watch The Slam Dunk Contest?

I'm sitting in a suite near the finish line at Daytona today....

Boxing: February 22 - 23, 2008

can we get some love for Barnesly?

Spinal injury regeneration hope (BBC)

Boost for Off Label Drug Use

The Health Benefits of Australia's Apology. What's Stopping Americans?

OK... I got the Kim Chee

Awesome cookies!


Southern Baptists Seek To Diversify With Bl... Bla... Blacks

Have you ever had an auto-focus lens just jam on you?

Good wall paper

Crabs at the beach!

Gecko begs bug for honey.

Will concealed-carry in public places become a cause on campus?

Dispute over guns threatens Senate vote

Armed America

Okay, not a big fan of the gun thing here, but still a serious question:

Obama supports "individual right" to keep and bear arms?

911 Victim's Father Paints Picture of US/CIA Criminal Enterprise on Spanish TV

Barrie Zwicker on TVO - February 13th, 2008

WP editorial: Mr. Obama's Waffle; Commitment to public financing suddenly looks soft

TV Wars: Obama Still Has Big Advertising Edge

WP, pg1: Lima, Ohio; Ohio Town's Democrats See 'Hope' Differently

Obama-Clinton: Would you rather fight or switch?

Dennis Kucinich's new TV ads

The Charisma Mandate: Charisma, or "cult of personality," in our history

WP, pg1: Blacks in Congress Torn Over Candidates: Some Weighing a Shift From Clinton to Obama

Europe favours Obama but Britons like Clinton

NYTimes: 0-bama at as Many as 80 'Heavily Black' New York City Precincts

Election Reform, Fraud and Related News. Sunday 02/17/08

The Obama Mystery: Tougher scrutiny needed now that he's the front-runner

AP asks Democrats: What Clinton Must Do to Win

Obama jabs Clinton left and right at Wisconsin Dems Dinner

A challenge to progressives, lefties, grass roots activists, accountability advocates, and liberals

Touch screens innocent, but already convicted

44 years and they're STILL finding stuff?

The Victoria Advocate Endorses Both Sam Houston and Justice Linda Yanez for Texas Supreme Court!

Can any of you veterans help this greenhorn with the rules re: caucuses for 3/4?

Obama Precinct Captain Training

Burnt Orange Report: Obama headed to Texas

Steve Bush endorsed for District 6.

Interesting Race in Waco

Barack Obama in San Antonio on Tuesday, February 19

Barack Obama in Houston on Tuesday, February 19

OT: Article on Lenders Fighting Subprime Laws, 2001

What are the chances Sen Kerry will post updates at kos while he's in Pakistan

Candidate Ray McMurrey's LTE

Is my PC infested?

If anyone is in the market for a new PC... here's a FANTASTIC deal

Newsweek Article on Michelle

Obama's "relationship" with William Ayers

I just signed up for a volunteer meeting next Sat. in Carrboro!

I went to Obama Precinct Captain Training today in Galveston, TX

Obama supporters VP preference poll

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Hillary Clinton is inspiring—AND practical.

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Another 7-10 inches!?

Dean on Superdelegates

What's the word on the street in Wisconsin?

Pat Condell rocks

Earths Greatest Lawsuit

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