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Archives: June 15, 2008

Welcome to Equality for All!

House GOP falls short on campaign cash (AP)

Regarding McSame and Bush, a friend of mine made this comment in an e-mail:

Because I'm loopy from lack of sleep . . .

Border Control = the new Serfdom?

I knew Tim Russert. Tim Russert was a friend of mine.


We like to pretend

Bush Announces: I won't step down ...

"conservative' TV boob Jay Sekulow is gathering signatures against return of Fairness Doctrine

Matt Stoller is whipping Ruffini on WJ this morning

Sex Trade Thrives In Afghanistan

Why does this photo give me the willies...

The big one and child labor.


In a country where the car is king, the price of oil = a challenge to long-cherished assumptions

Tiger at one stroke position to take lead...starting in a few

how do you measure candidates' experience? c-span wj now

Can a man and a woman

The FOX News Southern Strategy Gets the David Duke Thumbs Up: KKK Approved!

Government censors attack Secrecy News

Another Russert thread

Another Russert thread

Those in nations with universal healthcare

Bush, in Paris, acknowledges Midwest flooding

What's Going on This morining?

The perils of privatization.......great quotes from the film "The Corporation"

MTP: A nice tribute to Russert.

Many historians see little chance for McCain

Chilling quotations:

BwaHAH!1 Georgie asked Fred THOMPSON about being McNASTY's veep!1

What can anyone tell me about the New American Foundation?

Today (June 15) is Magna Carta Day, and we have a reason to celebrate

This is a photo from a place on the Western Hemisphere?!

Google Tools Will Tell You If Your ISP Is Slowing Down Your Connection

Rasmussen daily GE graph for 6/15/08 - Obama 46, McCain 39 - Both down 1

If you follow Right-Wing hate groups, you may be interested in this development:

The Nation: Name Our Epoch

Tires: anecdotal confirmation of a post seen last month on DU.

Guardian UK: The story of modern corporate Britain

Conservatism vs. Authoritarianism: The British vs. The US Right, Glenn Greenwald

POLL....If this is any indication

Shaquille O'Neal wants to help with foreclosures in Orlando

So, everyone solemnly believes that the Bush administration is full of shit and lies.

Pundit Charles Krauthammer: Star Trek Alien Reject? (Inside Washington)

236.8 tons of cannabis buried in vast trenches in the desert

North Invades Mexico

More Reasons Why John McCain Is The Real McPieceOfShit

Bill Presses Iraq to Recognize Israel

Obama? Isn't his middle name Saddam?

A post dedicated to Tim Russert

Check out all the high recommends for Tim Russert on

Caption Karzai (post- Laura Bu$h visit)

'Special Weapons' Have a Fallout on Babies (what we have done)

Congress Responds to Kucinich Impeachment Bill (satire)

New vocabulary in the anti-choice movement....

WaPo: The Bubble (First in a three-part series on the Housing Crash)

lol at bush - "there's alot of reasons i like joe scalia."

Rob Reiner to direct Jim Webb screenplay?

Reuters: McCain admits "It can be “tough” to be proud of USA"

come grit your teeth over this

McCain And Graham Plan To Introduce Legislation Undermining Supreme Court


The Nation: Silence of the (MSM) Lambs

For father's day.

Internet addiction, empty communities, and cheap art

Bush tells Brown not to withdraw from Iraq.»

MSNBC’s Chuck Todd and Rachel Maddow are young, geeky and hot

Bush wants to get Bin Laden before he leaves office.

Good news in Iowa City? Did flood stage just go down slightly the last hour?

Why Gore Vidal ROCKS! Today's NYT magazine.

It's Magna Carta Day.....

W. Regrets Almost Nothing By MAUREEN DOWD

Could Scott McClellan Be Charged With A Crime?

Suicide calls jump amid economic woes, hot line says

Did I miss the DUzy awards on Friday?

McCain And Graham Plan To Introduce Legislation Undermining Supreme Court Decision On Guantanamo

Coming up on Cspan2 --Secret Military emblems and patches (Recommend!)

Katrina vanden Heuvel: One Simple Question

McClatchy - "We got the wrong guys"

DHS spends millions to prevent terrorist version of "Speed"-

Cheney Spouts Gibberish (Bush History: 6/15 Sunday - Father's Day)

Robert Reich on This Week is saying exactly what I said

Brit Tory MP stands up for habeus corpus. Seething colleagues denounce him as "barmy."

Oh no, another Tim Russert post!

"Joe Lieberman is fast becoming the Democrats' public enemy No. 1."

Jeremy Scahill (Blackwater) LIVE with Bob McChesney on "Media Matters" NOW (2pm EDT)

John McCain's Wealthy "Family Values"

Happy Father's Day

Fred Thompson: "unprecedented" economic growth under Bush.

Security for Bush will shut centre of London

I just saw David Letterman's interview with ScottyMac - Cheney is a goon...

Looks like Bush has another sock puppet, this time Frech President Sarkovsky

Who are the real journalists?

Dick Cheney and Marvel Comics' the Kingpin. Have they ever been

Myths & Facts About FEMA Housing Following Katrina

How many have a deep subconscious fear that Bush will do something...

floods, floods, and more floods

Lively debate on C-Span right now about energy policy . . .

If You're Someone Bitchin About The Russert Coverage, How Bout Ya Shut It Off Ya Selfish Fuck.

I get it. Damn mrbush indeed!

Mexico's Cheap Gas Draws American Drivers

AP IMPACT: CEO pay chugs up in '07 despite economy

According to agents, MTP speculation centers on Gregory, Matthews, Scarborough

I would say we have a success story right here at the DU

35 Reasons To Call (202) 225-5126

Is this a nationwide scam or just where I live?

Photos- Extreme Instability Clouds- Iowa

Crooks & Liars: 4,412 military deaths in Iraq, 128 Iraqi civilians killed this week

CEO pay rose higher in '07 despite economic woes

Recalling Russert as Political Operative in New York

Morning Paper Headline January 21st 2009

Interest rates.

Rapture-Ready Evangelicals Impersonate Army Officers

terrorist hand clasp?

What? He can't walk WITH his wife?

So, whoops, we accidentally let 1000 Taliban go....

Kuwait....Would you spend $10,000 getting your car waxed?

The Fall of Conservatiam

This breaking news just in! Tim Russert is still dead!

Old Farming Habits Leave Uzbekistan a Legacy of Salt

McCain Calls Arizona a Swing State

State employees must have direct deposit?

and yet again a day with watches and warnings. The clouds are getting puffy already

I am puzzled. Is any of the mainstream press reporting the Taliban prison break?

Evidence Showing Pelosi Must Recuse Herself On Impeachment

George W. Bush's Hail Mary Pass

If Waxman Were to Act

Heads up: Obama's Father's Day speech coming up on CSPAN

Proof of Conspiracy to murder 200,000 people a year in USA by big Pharma

McCain tries to play Dems for fools (again)

Shadow Supply Of Real Estate May Push Back Housing Revival

If God appeared before you right now and He was displeased with your actions,

I'm anxious to see if Carly Fiorina is really Kodos or Kang underneath that lifelike human suit.

Judge Sets Abramoff Sentencing Date, Investigation May Continue

Best nickname for the Bush Cheney regime?

Without my DUzys

"Bush soaks in Europe like only a president can (AP)"

Economy faces that '70s feeling again; Fed has a big challenge

Who needs DUzy's...

Details emerge of Bush's visit with the Queen

My ass no one protests the Iraq War

Photo: Bush "looks out over the graves of fallen American soldiers"

McCain's position on POWs from his thesis at the War College

Another Father's Day, another chance to recall my own. Such as he was.

Listening to liberals just tires me (LTTE)

The man died way too early

Turn on Your TV For a Documentary Tribute to An Amazing Broadcast Journalist!

Yo Homeys - John McCain Cribs

Is the United States Killing 10,000 Iraqis Every Month? Or Is It More?

Yahoo News...lies again..

John Edwards on Supreme Court?

New poll: Obama has NEVADA in play. "Statistical tie, a toss-up"

My Turn To Post a Russert Thread !! Funeral to be like State Funeral.. News Companies to Shut Down.

Why is Jimmy Kimmel on ABC now, and why is Obama coming up?

Let's all "FLOOD" the WH with DVDs of Iowa flooding!

Terrorism by the numbers (Clinton vs. Bush)

Who says American don't get politically involved?! LOL!

How could Kansas not teach evolution and be home to the Nibiruan Council?

Thank you all you who have posted about flood insurance.

Thank you all you who have posted about flood insurance.

Get Osama Bin Laden before I leave office, orders George W Bush

These Traitors make me Sick.......... Katy Couric, Bill O'Rielly,

'Teresa Heinz Kerry's pumpkin spice cookies failed to beat off the competition'

Elian Gonzalez Joins Cuba's Young Communist Union ("I will never let Castro down")

Photo: British protesters greet the "World's #1 Terrorist."

Who would you pick for Obama's Attorney General?

Can we haz a Tim Russert dungeon now???

How many Senate and House seats can the Democrats pick up?

Tennis its.... GOLFING KNEE? Tigers Knee triggers 2 eagles and 1 bird in one last nine

For Elad - PHP/MySQL Error

'I freed millions from barbarism', says President with no regrets

Proof of Insider Trading in Bear Stearns Collapse

EFF: Judges Urged to Curtail Random Searches of Travelers' Laptops

Is it just me? How's your My DU?

Anyone else been having trouble with Firefox v2.0.0.14 lately (OCSP - Server Errors)???

Just got this. A handy read. 'The Intellectual Devotional, American History':

This question may have already been answered, but it's killing me

I sure wish they needed it...

Cheney Spouts Gibberish (Bush History: 6/15 Sunday - Father's Day)

"Dumber Than Iraq: The worst President Ever"

The "law of agency" and "representation".

Food Irradiation

Flood recalls 1913 disaster

Walter Cronkite: "It is increasingly clear to this reporter that the only rational way out . . . "

Guardian: The Check To U.S. Executive Power Hangs In The Balance (Supreme Court)

So I'm looking at a book about housing choice and racism and what do I see?

Does Jim Webb on the ticket give us a better shot at Virginia and Missouri?

NY Times: With Shares Battered, A.I.G. Ousts Leader

McCain event with fundraiser who joked about rape has been ‘postponed,’ not canceled.

"You've Got To Be Carefully Taught"

caption condi

I am in awe! My sis and her s/o met Jimmy Carter

Flag Day parade in Three Oaks, Michigan today...

Liberals are going to kill us all.....:sarcasm:

Tiger Woods: The legend grows. (And Rocco is just great.)

Jindal: GOP Getting Away From Core Values, invokes Saint Gipper, he is "certainly supporting" McCain

National Day of Protest Against Health Insurance Corporations: June 19th!

Is the "King" going to eliminate the Enron Loophole?

Congressman Robert Wexler explains why he wants impeachment hearings.

Rick Sanchez does it again!!

A Father's Day ode to President Bush ..... from pop star Pink:

SCOTT HORTON: A Setback for the State of Exception = BUSH War Powers

Now Bush wants Osama? LOL!

video:Protesters greet Bush's UK visit

Florida's Alligator Alley could fall into international hands (One of the vultures is Carlyle Group)

The soaring costs of the Iraq War Nobel Laureate says 5 trillion

President Bush's farewell tour hits Britain

Russert, “Deliberately Misleading” Dem Shill

Did Tim Russert play golf in Iowa with a moran who had a pancake on his head?

Why Does GOP Candidate Scorn Supreme Court's Affirmation Of Right Of Habeus Corpus?

Op/Ed: Bush Wrongdoing And Democratic Complicity Needs To Be Exposed

I think many here on DU have failed to read Senator Obama's comments on Tim Russert

New York Sports Stadiums: Fields of Dreams or Schemes?

Bush: 'I freed millions from barbarism'

A cobweb for head in the sand idiots on DU.

Wexler attacked by (district) paper for impeachment stance.

Independent UK: The oil era reaches its desperate endgame

Face it. The Republicans want to run America like a sweatshop.

Protesters greet Bush's UK visit

California Braces For New "Summer Of Love"

It's Just Plame Impeachable

Williams Calls Hume and Kristol ‘Out Of Touch’ For Saying McCain’s Tax Plan Will Help Working Americ

Bush contemplates writing his memoir ("I'm going to think about that, yes -- writing a book")

A USGS animation of June flooding shows how big this event is

A stunning statement of ignorance by a pro-war protestor:

People die, even close friends

An Honest 'Ode to Tim Russert.

EFF ACTION ALERT: Tell Congress "No Deal on Telecom Immunity!"

NY Post tries to infer that Keith is feminine by way of RLS

Sen. Kennedy Preparing To 'Do Battle,' Son Says

Wonder how many knee-jerk cop haters here will hate this cop as well...

I hope Tim Russert's funeral is broadcast live, just like Princess Diana's.

After seeing Bush having tea with human filth. I wish we would honor this line of the

Asia Times: "Bush pledges on Iraq bases a ruse"

Hugh Hefner, 82

Iowa: "My family doesn't live there. It's not important to me."

200K more barrels a day ........ will it make any difference?

Tim Russert will have two funerals

I didn't like Tim Russert's style...

"...If I have a chance to invade..."

I Liked Russert - Maybe I'm A Republican?

Heads up for you guys in the flood zone

Here's a cool site I ran across...

Legacy of Shame

What would happen if Iran announced they already had nuke weapons--from Russia or China?

UGH! If I see one more golf thread....

There's a guy named Rocco, who's wearing a peace sign belt buckle....

Why Not Nancy? By Cindy Sheehan

Newt Gingrich asserts that habeas corpus will 'cost us a city'

"...the dictatorship of the future will be very unlike the dictatorships...

I think the salaries for every talking head should be posted on the screen..

Philadelphia Sheriff Takes Law Into His Own Hands: Refuses To Evict Homeowners!

Instant replay in baseball

Seen many honeybees lately? PBS is airing "Silence of the Bees" tonight at 8pm EDT

McClellan Testimony May Shed Light On Niger Forgeries

BBC video shows Obama filling sandbags while Bush dines with Queen

BBC video shows Obama filling sandbags while Bush dines with Queen

Exxon---273%----Increase In Profits---Thanks To Bush & Iraq War

Help! Need some facts about Obama and Rezc(k)o. Dad keeps bringing it up that Obama lied.

Rocco Mediate wore a huge, peace sign belt buckle today at U.S. Open. Extraordinary.

Meanwhile in London - the protesters are marching

Bush Tries to Raid Salmon Disaster Funds

The best Pledge of Allegiance story you will ever hear (or close to it!)

CNN is reporting that homeowners in Iowa are telling reporters...

It’s Conyers’s Time to Act on Impeachment

Respect Are Country - Speak English!!

Mission accomplished: We love our corporate media propagandists!

This Is Your President's Brain on Drugs

I know this is not so popular here, but I am thankful as hell for the smoking bans.

They now ask us to remove our hats during the National Anthem at Sporting events.

His Pet Goat

A Tale of Two Presses: McClatchy Investigates Guantanamo, NYTs and WaPo Peddle WMD Claim About Iran

Is Fascism An Impeachable Offense?

My first OP will be my last, in honor of Tim Russert

Obama must recuse himself

Big dad...lemme talk about him for 28 hours with ya...

Larry KING is a better "journalist" than G.E.Russert, Tweety, & many others!1 n/t

Wiretapping: Impeachment Not Immunity- -Pls. Sign Petition!

The New Yorker: One Angry Man; Is Keith Olbermann changing TV news?

TV 9 KCRG live stream

The DUzy Awards will not, in fact, be posted tonight.

George W. Bush has ended racism in America (Iowa floods)

MSNBC - "Predator Raw" ... Dick Cheney?!

Bill Moyers interviewing Tim Russert - a MUST read

Wexler Attacked for Impeachment Support - Help Respond!

Inflation from Asia: The next crisis

Best feature on DU?

WTF??? IOWA is fuckin DROWNING for 4 DAYS...and Bush is having TEA with the QUEEN?

Rec this thread if you think the DU Hate Mailbag should be updated

Anyone but David Gregory for next Meet the Press host. ANYONE!

MACRO thread!

The Biggest Election Story Not on Your Television

One more golf thread.

“Integrity is for paupers!”

How much longer must we wait for an Electric Car?

Did Tim Russert know too much?


For those affected by the Midwest catastrophe: Dr. Estés steps for recovery from shock & trauma

Tallahassee resident hurt in Kent State shooting dies

NO ONE from this bankrupt Administration is in IOWA, NO ONE...

So where was all this lovy-dovy, kissy crying shit when Molly Ivins died???????

The breakdown of political language is allowing American society to be pushed beyond "crush depth"

This Chimpy/QE2 pic is just begging for a caption.

Extreme hard-Right group, The Center for Individual Freedom's twisted facts

Tim Russert vs. the Larisa Alexandrovna

Poll Question: What DU feature do you miss never having been available

A Malicious Prosecution in my Family

Oklahoma Declares Sovereignty - What does this Mean?

Bush has seven months remaining in office

Memories of Tim Russert: The night he opened my eyes.

Obama Florida delegate switch of about 7 delegates successful today.

Excuse me, but when did this happen?

McCain says "It's tough to be proud of America"

Remember Armstrong Williams? Well guess what? He just might vote for Obama....

Obama and Health Care Industry

OBAMA DAILY NEWS Sunday June 15, 2008

I believe people action is needed against FoxNews

McCain Lies to Clinton Supporters

sean connery advising obama?

From the Florida JJ dinner...did Tim Mahoney get the message?

Told ya so! REUTERS Video: Water-fuel car unveiled in Japan

Positive vs Negative Identity Politics

stop pushing McCain talking points or .......

Take a deap breath..... you smell that? It smells like fresh, sweet justice.

I just finished reading about McCain's 1974 paper on Viet Nam

From The Folks Who Brought You The Subprime Mortgage Debacle...

Republicans will cross over for Obama

Wow, true pandering-- McCain on judges and same-sex marriage

Black conservatives conflicted on Obama campaign

MTP comes on at 10:30 AM in Washington, DC n/t

Can the McCains Pay Their AMEX Bill?

Obama not qualified to behave like Bush Retort to "Obama is not qualified to be president"

I love the fact that McCain is wasting his time trying to win over the Clinton voters....

Exclusive: McCain Gaffe On Status of Forces Agreement ....

The Obama Model

Rasmussen daily GE graph for 6/15/08 - Obama 46, McCain 39 - Both down 1

I'm watching Snuffy on ABC and Wolfe the whore on CNN right now...

America Cannot Afford John McCain

Why John McCain does not measure up

It **isn't** 'questioing his service". It **is** questioning the *relevancy* of that service

Anti-Espionage Act violated by McCain Campaign Manager's Firm?

Cancel the fund-raising gig but give back the $300,000? - don’t think so

John McCain Makes Stuff Up

The Gov’t failed New Orleans, will the hunt for electoral votes help the flooded Midwest?

Favorite "Buddy Bolden Blues" tune?

Hecklers: PLEASE stop booing McCombover during his speeches.

Great News: John Edwards Would Consider To Be Obama`s VP If Asked!!!!

What Is Life?

I dunno ...nothing looks any different!

...The Promise of the American Dream Lies in the Hope of an Upward Climb

A Disagreement...

Keating Five, dammit!

My Republican father is going to vote for Obama

Show Me The Meaning Of Life

FRANK RICH: Angry Clinton Women ♥ McCain?

And The Life Clock Ticks On

McCain's Chelsea Joke and Other Thoughts

For My Dear CaliforniaPeggy

Frank Rich today busts the myth Angry Clinton Women heart McCain?

What we're dealing with here is a complete lack of respect for the law.

HEY KW!!!!!


Analysis: Age an issue in the 2008 campaign?

From the DLC website..March 21, 2003. "A New Kind of Warfare."

"At Reuters Summit, McCain seen as best choice for economy"

Rasmussen, 6/15: Obama 46%, McCain 39%

Did the Obama campaign release May's fundraising totals yet?

Get this! My Republican two time Bush voting Republican Boss is going to vote for Obama

My grandmother believed in change.

Joe Lieberman says Iran is "expansionist."

Dont Give Up

Good Evening Lounge.

Had a graduation party yesterday for TeenMidlo and my most

Things like this make me smile: Barack Obama vs. John McCain.

Obama’s Down-Ballot Effect: DCCC says he runs strongly with Independents

And now for something completely different:

Ok, I'm gonna make a Tim Russert post, but it's about something I saw today.

McCain reaching out to women

I get the weirdest damned earworms (warning: catchy)

John McCain makes stuff up - and no one mentions it

Kitty Dance Dance Dance . . . .

Jones Pure Cane Soda Presents: Campaign Cola 2008

Caption THIS pic...

Hold on to your hats ... ARKANSAS McCain +9 (down 15, was +24)

Is this a COD about to get swalloped?

NO NO, Caption THIS pic...

What will become of the .tv domain register when Tuvalu sinks below the sea?

I am going to a funeral on Monday

From the "With Friends Like These" File

Tom Brokaw looked like he was just about to break down on MTP.

The sock Obama doll has been cancelled

Thanks for the upgrade, admin!

Where's the Gabbagool ?

Watch The Entire Obama Town Hall Meeting In Wayne, Pennsylvania - June 14, 2008

I'm making a father's day breakfast for my husband

Have you ever had a total epiphany?

How does John McCain afford the lifestyle he lives?

Anybody try to watch "Inland Empire"?

Did anyone watch Face the Nation and review Jindal and Gingrich's analysis on this race?

Any video link yet on Obama's Fathers' Day talk at Apostolic church?

Audio link for Obama's Father's Day Speech

why does my dog get up and leave the room

Many historians see little chance for McCain

Which 2008 Repubican contender for President was the MOST pathetic?

A great Obama vs McCain Comparison on TAXES!! Good PRIMER!!

i had to alert on myself tonight

Survey -50% turning to the Web to get Information on the Presidential Election

Obamaroo: Days of love, peace, music

Does McCain's War-Mongering Come Front A Short-Man Syndrome?

Battle for the Teddy-Presidency: Bear-ack Obama and...this other guy.

I hurt

Mason Dixon: Nevada - McInsane (44) Obama (42)

156 Congress Members Who Voted Against The Iraq War

Obama on C-span right now!

Listen To Obama`s Fathers Day Speech!

Obamalexicon - Barack Obama's secret weapon!

***CNN Live has a stream up for Obama's remarks***

McCain Fundraiser Stated That Frequenting Mexican Prostitutes Part of Growing Up...

Amazing short Video for you to watch to increase your inspiration for today!

McCain infers that it's tough to be proud of one's country

McCain VP? I am thinking Newt. Balanced ticket: two wife ditchers.

I have finally completed my studies.

Ten cop cars surrounded our house yesterday. Then Elvis showed up.

Homepage URL question

Michelle Obama in for 'Very Ugly Stuff', She's the New Woman Conservatives Love to Hate

Bumper stickers on NPR...very telling.

How come Tim Russert never wrote a book about his mother?

The Sock Obama.

Dance of the Red-capped Manakin:



Crowd puller Obama may make quick UK stop

Obama Begins To Appoint State Directors

Gallup: Republicans think American Morality Declines so what are they proud about?

Paging Captain Obvious: Study: Americans use Net to look beyond sound bite

Is this why I hear so many assholes on the radio?

Obama invoking knife and gun fights is beneath his campaign.

Think the Gender War Is Over? Think Again: Obama v. McCain "an epic American gender showdown"


A meeting of the minds

Better than "going black" I suppose?

Patrick Fitzgerald for AG?

is Aaron Magruder ever going back to being a panel cartoonist?

You may have seen this already- letter re: Debra Bartoshevich, intending to vote for McCain

How do I unblock cookies? I need to login to Photobucket and I

Happy Father's Day!

Kerry on Lieberman's position in the Dem caucus: "I can't tell you what happens next year."

Edwards Has Not Ruled Out V.P. Run

9000 Posts

MUST READ! Don't Be Fooled by Wall Street's Happy Talk

Obama the Delegator Picks When to Take Reins

Happy Father's Day to everyone out there

Another Nice Art Poster For Obama

Michelle-shortbread cookies | Cindy-oatmeal butterscotch cookies

I Hate Tiger Woods

So What About the Economy? (I found this by accident and WOW)

military record

If you want to find the cops they are hanging out in the donut shop...

Just a suggestion.

Tim Russert - artificial story

Call your father, or spend time with your father today

People with too much free time: The Lolcat Bible Translation Project

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 7/15/2008)

Hey Ptah !! Photobucket still won't let me sign in !! Now what ??

Cindy McCain stole drugs from her own charity

Can anyone figure out what type of bird this is?

On line shopping....this made me laugh

Great. Yet another holiday that does not apply to me.

Obama's fathers day remarks up on CNN now.

Obama’s Media Agenda: An Exclusive Interview

Here's the latest deadline I've missed.

Pictures of Obama and Family at Apostolic Church - Father's Day

Something about Russert that really bothered me:

I received the BEST news tonight re: my financial aid for next year!!!

Its finally MINE!

for dads - "Laws Concerning Food and Drink; Household Principles; Lamentations of the Father"

"every kid in America should see this movie"

Forget the Polls - Historians See Overwhelming Obama Victory in 2008 !

Anyone do ceramic or wood restorations?

Tigers just complete second series sweep in a row!

Sorry, I would vote for McCain if Lieberman was his VP!!!!

What if McCain's health fails and he withdraws from the race?

Is there something like Sendspace or Rapidshare for larger files (1 GB+)?

Euro 2008: Who Will Take It All?

My Son Is Going On Vacation Tomorrow With His Mother and Grandmother

I'm tired. I'm hot. I'm sweaty. I'd love an ice-cold beer and shower.

Obama fills sand bags.

What was that? Did you see it? I've never seen anything like this before.

My in-laws really surprised me this week.

Damn, where is everyone today?

What are YOU geeky about? Here's my geeky list:

Obama promises hoops in White House

Michael Nesmith's "Pretty Much Your Standard Ranch Stash," the best album John Hartford never made

Is this kid great or what (a few large pix)

I once knew a girl who lived on Gordon Street

When I'm elected, I promise not to fill my Cabinet with my inept, chickenhawk, war-mongering cronies

Batter up!

Baseball oddity of the day: Twins pitcher strikes out 4 batters in ONE inning.

NO, Caption THIS pic...

Look how easy it is in Texas! Show us yours.

best new song ever...

ginbarn and I need good vibes for our niece

God! Why don't I ever listen?? Walmart

"F-R-E-E", that spells free. "", baby!

John "Reverse Ace" McCain

Just when you thought it might be safe to enter the bonds of matrimony...

Lounge vibes needed for Iowans-in-Law

VP Choice

cute pups and momma

This thread features rich Corinthian leather.

My father and why I hate war.

So where's the nearest re-education center?

LOL Cats

why are plastic wading pools all that awful color and design?

SuSE Linux 11 to debut on June 19th!

Anyone here going to the Telluride Bluegrass Festival?

The cat thirst picture reminded me

If ;you had one last song to hear, what would it be?

Democrats eye Lieberman's criticism of Obama

HEY! Behind you .......

Mmm. Chicken gumbo.

A late-coming Happy Father's Day to DU fathers and those who still have their fathers

McCain should

Two days until Firefox Tuesday!

Ok I'm gonna post lyrics!

Can cats and carrots get along?

A Movie to enjoy, and have fun..Kung Fu Panda..

U.S. Traitor, Rove, thinks Biden #1 Obama choice.

So, I wrote my "husband"

Anyone Else Hate Father's Day, Mother's Day, and all days that...

Cool youtube video that combines Tori Amos' 'Spark' with some Kingdom Hearts stuff.

cat thirst

Heiroglyphics image

OMG! My bf gave me my birthday present!

Where are the dreams that we once had? This is the time to bring them back.

Can cats and parrots get along?

I could use some patented lounge vibes!

happy puppy

Oh my GOD!!

Computer Internet geeks, I need some help...

In the Electric Mist with the Confederate Dead is being made into

My super exciting day...

Nice putt Tiger

Rocco Mediate and his peace symbol belt buckle in the lead!

I'm about to eat some delicious cheesecake that I bought today

If you had a birthday song, what would it be?

I cannot believe the McCain ad I saw on Lifetime today

Anyone heard from Parche lately?

Where can I find...

Is it unusual to get to crash 5 airplanes?

Has anyone seen the movie "Down Periscope"? Did I just catch the best 60 seconds of it?

Harry Reid for VP?

Note to self: Lizzie Borden did NOT start a dairy company

I terrorist fist jabbed my husband twice today!

Pew Report : McCain has ruined his brand - no longer considered maverick, independent, or reformer.

Did you ever sit in a chair like this --- springy????

The Same Thing (Makes You Laugh, Makes You Cry)

Nice butt Tiger

I just bought a new MacBook

Hey Lounge, do you see it?

Shea Stadium slip n slide

my dogg awww

my dogg awww

A new take on 'keeping up with the Joneses'

this past month seems like it will cost me three . . .

AUDIO LINK: McCain says "It's tough" to be proud of America...

Mr. Bill is back!

darn. i missed all the wailing and gnashing of teeth


Anybody else see "Head of State?"

Family Guy is the funniest show on Television

Geez, What's With The Big Thunderstorms All The Time Lately?

Barack Obama: Father's Day Speech

I'm a Great Auntie now.

I just finished eating some yummy Haagen-Dazs vanilla ice cream!

Ok....morbid do I find a report on a suicide?

Ladies and Gentlemen, let me present Tim Vine.

Has it come to this?

Have you ever told someone that you have jam on your legs and that you're ready to spread

best RedCappedBandit on du?

under the sea, under the sea

I haven't worked out on 6 of the last 7 days - aren't you proud of me?

It's finally finished.

I feel the need to share this with the rest of the community

I'm on the phone with Sugar Smack!!

Field Guide to Firefox 3

Well golf fans we get to sit on our ass for four hours tomorrow

I have to confess something that I have been wanting to say here for a while

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 6/15/08

Why would my freezer suddenly start making clear ice?

What's for Dinner, DU?

Is there a site to figure out what sort of cords you have?

Fwd: Republicans on McCain

Charlie Sheen is only #2 on "Living Sex Legends' List"

Blacksmith birdcage. {dial-up warning}

I Need DU Help for an Upcoming Argument with my Rethug Stepmom

How common is it for guys to invite their guy friends over to watch movies ?


I finally got into photobucket...random photos for you to see

Tim Russert was the Chief Executive of the News Division of NBC/GE, not a journalist

Michelle Obama in for 'Very Ugly Stuff'

Does anyone here know just what "Codswallop" is?

Does your Significant Other also post on DU?

Please post Bad Dad movies

What does it mean "to be happy?"

I have worked out on 6 of the last 7 days - aren't you proud of me?

Porn Sunday (now with pancakes)

Man Gets DWI After Riding Motorized Cooler

A house we really like has a heavy cigarette smoke smell up in the bedroom area.


Sniffa reviews: Boston Pride march 2008

Today's Severe Thunderstorm Watch lasts until 7 pm.

Sunday 6/15 Kitten Picture of the Day

How many current Obama supporters are fellow Kucinich people?

Democratic presidents mean better wages

So I am going through my change jar...

John McCain takes $300,000 from Texas oilman who told rape victims to "lie back and enjoy it"

some good vibes for my dad please.....

I Just Posted My First YouTube!!! (McCain / Obama)

Admit it to us. If "blank" were CRACK then you would be a CRACK head.

Anybody here know how to fix the pull cord on a lawn mower?

Has Spielberg lost his touch?

A nice light "fun", relaxing, wish I was here song thread

If Gore isn't asked, how many people here are ready & hopeful that Wes Clark is Obama's pick?

I think I want to go find a cave in which to live out the rest of my days.

Is McDonalds Sweet Tea particularly vile or is it all that bad?

Do you own an Ipod, a Zune or any other form of portable mp3 player?

My Bookstore is FULL of DU'ers

Can you believe I paid 25 cents for this?

Anyone else have a cougar crush on Mary Louise-Parker?

IOWA CITY FLOOD: Day 5- A bittersweet day.

How my 9 year old nephew has changed due to Barack Obama....

Happy Fathers Day Dhalgren!

Your Sunday lolcats (dialup warning)

Dem Convention $15 Million Short Of Fundraising Goal

Joe Biden was just on my porch, gave me a big hug and thanked me for supporting him!!

Question for Vista users...

Cavalcade of the Puke Veeps

What are your favourite 3 chord songs?

In Britain we are having a little taste of the future.

6/14 Election Model: Obama 51.9%; 319 EV; 99.6% Prob

If you had a boat, what would you christen it?

I bought a sari today

McCain officially blows his chances with women. And (again) shows he's an idiot.

Anybody here know how to fix the pull cord on a parachute?

What do you think of men in sarongs(pareo)?

Good morning everyone!

Congrats to DU's Ava!

Watching Ocean's Eleven for the first time

Charleston SC Obama volunteers' voter registration tent at the Juneteenth Festival

Caption this pic...

Cindy McCain Stole Her Cookie Recipe Straight from the Hershey's Website!

You call - tonight only.

A Journey Back

What's The Best Movie That You Never Want To See Again?

What city that you've visited would you never visit again?

Do you realize the significance of Obama's youth vote?

The Fact-Checker: Was Obama ever a Muslim? (in response to ad from "Willie Horton" ad creator)

Good family car with good gas mileage?

Floods force thousands from homes in Iowa

Bush begins two-day visit to UK

Karzai Issue Warning to Pakistan

Sen. Kennedy preparing to 'do battle,' son says

Children's health rights trump parent beliefs in Canada

Warner takes himself out of Obama's VP mix; accepts nomination for U.S. Senate

With Shares Battered, A.I.G. Ousts Leader

Traumatised US soldiers to get Purple Hearts

Miracle in Sichuan: The School That Didn't Fall

Afghanistan leader threatens Pakistan with troops

Karzai issues warning to Pakistan

At Reuters Summit, McCain seen as best choice for economy

US soldier refuses to report for active duty in Iraq

Father's Day: Obama tells black fathers to engage their children

Renters, soldiers feeling foreclosure pain

U.S., Iraqi forces claim big weapons cache

McCain renews support for Brazil on UN Security Council: report

CEO pay rose higher in '07 despite economic woes

Nuclear Ring Reportedly Had Advanced Design

Many historians see little chance for McCain

Bush compliments Sarkozy on wife

Bush unrepentant over Iraq war (sorry that innocent civilians died in Iraq)

Protesters greet Bush's UK visit

Don't move migratory birds during nesting season, Border Patrol told

Crowd puller Obama may make quick UK stop along busy road to White House

McClatchy: America's prison for terrorists often held the wrong men

Dead Marine's family says he didn't get proper care

Voting Commission Plagued By Problems, Limited Funds

Edwards Has Not Ruled Out V.P. Run

McCain: It can be “tough” to be proud of USA

Bush Approval Ratings Remain at Record Low Level

Lula backs Obama for US presidency

UN chief: Saudi to boost oil production

Rice criticizes Israel on West Bank settlements

Iran shows interest in nuclear compromise

Ohio To Be Center of Military's Human-Performance Research

US soldier refuses to report for active duty in Iraq

1/5 Obama - Five Ways America will Begin To Lead Again!

Obama - The Contender

Democratic primary the musical

opium bride: hearts and minds lost in afghan

SELF DELETE - I didn't know this was a Ron Paul ad. Sorry!

homeless in america; homelessness in our own backyard

Homeless Children in America

TPMtv: Be Gone, Demons! = Will McCain pick the Great Exorcist who cures cancer?

Barack Obama's Speech on Father's Day

Thom Hartmann: Screwed = The Undeclared War Against the Middle Class

John Edwards Would Consider VP: "This Week" 6.18.08

Obama Helps Out with Flood Relief in Quincy, IL(longer version)

IowaFloods: McCain Says a Prayer While Obama Grabs Shovel

Letterman- Cool Not Cool - Obama vs Bush- Basketball

Cockburn = US holding Iraqi money hostage = re 58 US bases

Louisiana Governor Jindal: ID Should BeTaught In Schools

TYT: Pat Buchanan Uses An Interesting Word To Describe Obama

GOP Website Missing Something...

I'm Voting Republican - Political Humor - Funny

TYT: McCain's Tax Plan Screws the Regular People

Keith Olbermann Pays Tribute To Tim Russert

Independent UK: Save money, save the planet

Wiretaps “R” Us: Is the FBI Tracking Your Cellphone?

How homeowners, speculators and Wall St rode a wave of easy money with crippling consequences

Rust never sleeps

Iraq, the sovereign colony?

Severe storms, flooding continue in Midwest

The people who make the scanners used by TSA employees at U.S. airports to look at your bottom

‘Vultures’ expose corruption

When Dads Were Models for All of Us

Study backs (UK) nuclear test veterans' claims (NZ)

NJ weighs alternative energy bill for farms

Scalia Supports Detainees' Right to 'Habeas Corpse'

The Battle On The Right: Fact vs. Fear

McClatchy Newspapers: America's prison for terrorists often held the wrong men

McClatchy Newspapers: Pentagon declined to answer questions about detainees

Harnessing the Tibetan Sun

Alaska salmon may bear scars of global warming

McClatchy Newspapers: Studies differ on threat from Guantanamo detainees

Just a Good Dog

All you need is ubuntu (BBC) {Bill Clinton speech in Europe}

One Angry Man-Is Keith Olbermann changing TV news?

China's largest solar power station (66 MW) to be built in Shilin

(Republic) Senator Attacks Solar Energy Industry

British Warship from 1780 found in Lake Ontario - video

Frank Rich: Angry Clinton Women (heart)McCain?

Village Voice: Remembering Tim Russert

'Why is Chelsea Clinton so ugly?

How Fox News Endangers My Life: The Tokyo Rose of kleptocrats

Maine mill considers shift to biomass

Matthew Rothschild: A Discordant Note on Tim Russert

Sorry, Mr. President, But Your Legacy Is More Awful Than You Think

The Coming "Long Boom" in Clean Energy

Solar future brightens as oil soars

What to do with CO2

Where Has All the Water Gone?

3 Wheeled Vehicles OK in Ohio

Solar power to take over in US, say scientists

Perry the Frog

MUST READ! Don't Be Fooled by Wall Street's Happy Talk

Obama's Chicago Boys

Tax The Rich

Today in labor history June 15 police in Los Angeles attack some 500 janitors, Morris Udall was born

Info about your union and tools to locate other unions

Farmworker’s Friend: The story of Cesar Chavez By David R. Collins

Today's working family cartoon: Buried

Tip for Success in Management

Unions Call for Action to Stop Killings, Torture in Zimbabwe

On Father’s Day, Low Wages Hurting Single Dads

Labor contractor barred from fields (killed 17-year-old farm worker )

Second Calif. farm labor contractor shut down over heat laws

Latin American countries call for end to child labor

Labor Relations Darken at Hawaiian Airlines

A Possible Strike Is Already Affecting Films

Writers for a Fox Cartoon Walk Out

Van Wert union rallies for wages: Hundreds urge Kongsberg to end lockout

AFL-CIO's first-quarter lobbying reached $540,000 on issues from executive pay to mortgages

Florida AFSCME endorses Obama (union representing thousands of government workers across Florida)

Culinary stakes out its own political turf (wounds inflicted during Nevada’s presidential caucus)

Union prevails in newspaper election

Union workers say AGCO unfair on sick leave policy

Will Unions Clean Up in 2008 Elections? (THE PATRIOT EMPLOYER ACT & repeal right to work)

I almost punched this guys lights out yesterday in public over unions

A Brokeback Opera

Pictures from Boston Pride march are up

An apology (Uri Avnery)

Rice to Israel: 'Extremely important' to grant exit visas to Gaza Fulbright students

A Year Reshapes Hamas and Gaza

In Israel, Rice Criticizes West Bank Settlements

Source: Israel to swap Lebanon terrorist Kuntar for MIA soldiers

Gaza Group to Terrorists: Store Your Bombs Elsewhere

Lula backs Obama for US presidency

McCain renews support for Brazil on UN Security Council: report

Those racists of East Bolivia are also slave masters

Bush's freedom on the march: Bank ditches firms that trade with Cuba

Can you believe that?!!! Tiger Woods!!!!

Golf is sooooo stupid....

ESPN likens cheering for Celtics to supporting Hitler, wanting nuclear holocaust, hating USA etc

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report (June 15): Magnus magnificent in Foros

Mods: Tiger Woods threads should no longer be automatically moved to the Sports forum.


Is this good or bad?

Just in time for the solstice

Wickfordbard's Summer Solstice & Sag Full Moon Newsletter

More Sophie...

Norway becomes first country to ban amalgam, Sweden not far

I can't seem to find alkalized cocoa (Dutch processed) anywhere anymore.

It's been a really busy morning!

My MG is running!

So now I'm PO'D. Just got back from the grocery store and I

Okay, I just pulled a single layer vanilla Genoise cake out of the freezer

Stephen Hawking: Dark Knight

If God appeared before you right now and He was displeased with your actions,

Phoenix Gets Some Dirt on Mars

OPEC beware! Scientists find bugs that eat waste and excrete petrol

Should we brace for future outbreaks of violence provoked by cartoons?

Was there a considerable increase of converts to Islam after 9/11?

Proof of Conspiracy to murder 200,000 people a year in USA by big Pharma

Kerry on Lieberman's position in the Dem caucus: "I can't tell you what happens next year."

Happy Father's Day JK!

Sen Kerry on C-Span 2 tomorrow at Health Care Forum 6/16/08

And now a Newsweek article of Kerry possibly being SoS

Firefox 3 is coming Tuesday June 17

Camera or Computer problem? I just returned from France with

Dallas/Fort Worth DUers: Post-Convention Party!!

Mother, son Killed. Is this really all they have?

9/11 Insider Trading

Charleston SC Obama volunteers' voter registration tent at the Juneteenth Festival

6/14 Election Model: Obama 51.9%; 319 EV; 99.6% Prob

Election Reform and Related News: Sunday, June 15, 2008

What is the PLAN to make Diebold RIP?

Stanislevic: So Now Can We Talk About Hand Counts?

Election fraud in Ohio 2004? In Florida 2000? In Alabama 2002? In New Mexico?

Flooding continues to worsen in Wisconsin

Adverts on Democratic Underground

Democrats to invade MREAs 2008 Energy Fair

Man kills baby and is shot to death by police

Illegal Chiropractor Snaps Man's Neck: Man declared brain dead