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Archives: June 26, 2008

Rove critical of NY Times for ‘outing’ CIA agent

Bush History: Wednesday 6/25 (Bush Rewards Failure. Also, Teens Beg Bush: Don't Torture)

KO leads off with Charlie Black - MoveOn says Charlie Black must go

Paul Krugman is on with Keith

How I responded on another board about the USSC decision on child rapists

HBO2 is running Carlin all evening.

Marcy Wheeler (Empty Wheel) has good insight into why Reid is holding FISA Hostage to other Bills...

MTV to Rock the Vote, Will Now Accept Political Ads

MTV to Rock the Vote, Will Now Accept Political Ads

The real reason they went to war isn't the oil Iraq has now

Watching the Capitulation

US News and World Report: Seizing Laptops and Cameras Without Cause

Behind a Utah Republican's Loss (hee hee hee)

Info/Links on 1026 California wildfires Crosspost from Env/Enerrgy

105 years ago today, George Orwell was born...

Two Quotes From Martin Luther King Jr.

It looks like the trashing/smearing of Laura Logan has begun!

Gordon Smith (R-WishfulThinker) channels OUR guy in his relection bid. Hahahahaha

Why we should not have off shore drilling.

WTF is wrong with people?

Words don't exist to describe .......

If you were John McCain, what would you do?

Congressman Robert Wexler Fla. is a rising star.

Americans Curtail Spending, Blame Bush as Gas Prices Surge, Survey Finds

Accused pipe bomber may be released from jail

Is it safe to come back in here now?

Will the FISA Bill get Passed Tomorrow?

George Carlin's linguistic skills are truly amazing

Beck: I Wouldn’t Detain Terror Suspects, I’d ‘Shoot Them All

FISA: (I'm being pushed to Antisenateism). Will the Senate Succumb?

Color cartoon: verbal suicide bomber

CAPTION needed???

Bush To Filipino President

NBC resolves lawsuit over 'To Catch a Predator' suicide

General Wesley Kane Clark OWNED Repubican stooge Joe Watkins on Abrams' show.

Pro Life Republican pays for girlfriend's Abortion

CNN iReport: Send a message to Pelosi

I have seen the enemy

The subject is fascism . . .

The subject is fascism . . .

James Fagan in MA wants to be sure children that are raped suffer for life

Surprise (not) - its Bill Clinton in Blackface

Hatch compares FISA critics to those ‘who wear tin foil hats and think 9/11 was an inside job

Pentagon asked to block broadcast on Christian network

Funny parody of Dateline's "To Catch a Predator"

Yet Another Death Penalty Thread

Mark Crispin Miller: "It Took Me A While To Realize That This Is NOT A Joke:"

Conservative Texas county forces gay Teen Court Coordinator to resign

So I have this relative...

"Is that all there is McCain".

Did you know 'there wasn't a drop of oil' spilled in the Gulf during Cat 5 hurricanes?

high gas prices brings kids out to protest....

Caption this:

Terrorist attack on Saudi oil industry thwarted

Caption *

We're literally fighting for our lives here - (i.e. "how we live:)

Germans and Republicans Against Bush(Bush History: Thursday 6/26)

Watching Carlin at Carnegie Hall on HBO and LMFAO

Non-voters: It's all in God's hands

Nick Begich on KPFK

How can Alan Colmes be such a G-D liar and not expect to be called on it?

Since Congress seems unwilling to hold this Cabal accountable for it's crimes

Fruitcakes and Air-raids--or: I think I've Got It

Today on "Today" (an insult aimed at a minority religion)

Did anyone mourn Andrew Cunanan's death?

Our names never showed up as contributors on the FEC donor list.

TYT: Democrats Cave on Telecom Immunity and Lie About It? (Cenk w Glenn Greenwald and Russ Feingold)

People Too Gullible ?

PT109 Boat Pins

It's not "Telecom Immunity". It's "NSA Spying Cover-Up"....

Why do death penalty advocates always say "if it is applied in the correct cases"

CSPIN open lies. A woman just called and compared the netroots & talk radio

Self delete

John Nichols: Sign on for the Bill of Rights

Worst to Come as Credit Crisis Chokes Growth, Nucor CEO Says

15 Senators who deserve our THANKS...

National Republican Congressional Committee: No incumbent is safe

Police teams drill for crowd control

Iraq no nukes gets Shock and Awe - NKorea has nukes gets most favored nation status

Did Dubai ports get passed just last week???

Matt & Erin break down our "magic" oil costs!!

Over 40 percent of Americans condone torture

Dems cut surveillance deal with White House - msnbc

Tyler (you remember...slept during Bush speech) Crotty in trouble with the law

This vid from the NRCC is in need of some of your YouTube comments

This vid from the NRCC is in need of some of your YouTube comments

The Minnesota I-35W bridge nearly one year later

The Supreme Court: A User Guide

Dow Taking Its Morning Dip (-118 already)

With the actions of US airlines in mind, isn't it time for an *Open Skies* on a domestic level?

Kid golfers, strippers share golf course

The curious case of Juma al-Dosari

Two ‘Turn Around America’ Video Contest Winners Named

Oil on a tear, up $3.50. Dow on verge of collapse.

So.....Kim Jong Ill OFF the list but Mandela still ON the list?

Addington and Yoo testify on Thursday

Senator Robert Kennedy of MA?

MarketWatch: Banks, brokers battered anew, with further gloom in forecast

URGENT: Tell The Senate to Vote Against Immunity!

Cartoon: Imus at it again

After testing nuclear bomb in 2006 Bush administration to lift North Korea sanctions

FYI- Four YEARS AGO-DoD and World bank-global warming more of a threat than terrorism

CSPIN on Gun control decision from USSC - pre decision call in.

Afghanistan, China, Iran, Iraq, North Korea, Saudi Arabia, and the USA all have the death penalty

Man charged with stealing boat in Missouri flood zone

HA! A discerning dog just puked on Mika

If things were going so swimmingly in Iraq don't you think we would be seeing some video of it?

Senator Obama,

It's Summertime...and the living is easy...

Yoo & Addington--Guantanamo Bay Interrogation Rules on C-SPAN3 at 10am (ET)

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Johnny Wendell filling in for Mike

Elizabeth Dole's Republican Star Status May Stall Election Bid

Attn: all you airline exec's! Don't forget to charge passengers

Slate = FISA Bill: "one part Nuremberg defense, the other part Nixon"

Scarborough is more of a mouthpiece for McSame & Bush Than even

Watching Bush announce NK no longer a terrorist state is painful

Great news, we're no where near a recession! Or so says our government.

Senate Vote on FISA Bill May Wait Until July (after July 4th Recess)

I have an idea to eliminate unnecessary "quorum calls" in Congress.

Moonies Censor Embarrassing Bush-Related YouTube Video

Brunswick to Shut Boat Plants, May Fire Up to 2,700 Workers as Sales Slump

National Lawyers Guild Calls on Senate to Vote 'No' on Electronic Surveillance Bill, H.R. 6304

Will the Supreme Court's decision on the 2nd Amendment help the Democrats?

gas prices.......I don't get it!

Recapture the Flag - PETITION

Supreme Court strikes down 'millionaires amendment'

The Rude Pundit: North Korea's and Iraq's Weapons Declarations ...

Can America EVER redeem itself ?

Theme song for stock market: "I'm Going Down" by Rose Royce....or Tom Petty's "Free Fallin'"....

The late George Carlin praised Keith Olbermann's show as "the best news show ever"

Where do you feel you are on a left-to-right political scale?

Bush: Dems Should Worry More About bin Laden than heed demands of MoveOn and Code Pink

Bush: Dems Should Worry More About bin Laden than heed demands of MoveOn and Code Pink

Wanted: Somebody, ANYBODY, to volunteer for the GOP National Convention

Feingold: "The White House is shocked at how it got everything it wanted"

Congress Still Corrupt and Useless

we should encourage congress to give bu&h* & cheney immunity before leaving office

Leave No NIT Behind is the GOP's War Cry....Gangs of GOOPers seen

District of Columbia vs. Heller - Here is the opinion

Report Details How One Company Sold the U.S. 40-year-old Soviet-Era Chinese Ammo

Now that assembled guns are allowed in DC homes....

Russia says Taliban influence in Afghanistan steadily growing

Put hard times into perspective

NRA to file lawsuits against cities with handgun bans.

US drought report on RSOE

The media and its obsession with Bill Clinton.

I thought of Hissyspit this morning....

surge update - Iraq: Blast kills at least 15 as another US soldier dies

Axis of Good Guys Who Are No Longer Evil? - Today’s Headlines 6/26/08

Democratic senators who caved on cloture

Unrecommend option?

Bomb hits US-led patrol near Afghan capital

Bomb hits US-led patrol near Afghan capital

Scalia to US: "Guns are still banned from MY courtroom"....

The Greatest Failure of the Mainstream Media.

today marks the 132nd anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn (warning: pic heavy)

Talk Show Host Calls for Murder (FAIR Action Alert)

Proposed $541 billion dollar Pentagon 2009 budget

How many guns should you own?

Surgical US air strike on a house full of terrorists in small Afghan village

Hale "Bonddad" Stewart: It's Time to Reregulate Business, Part III

Military faces $100 billion in equipment repairs.

A Time To Demand a Stand With Workers

Poll: Second Amendment and Supreme Court Ruling

Since the "Democrats" are ending the 4th Amendment, what are our countermeasures

Jindal vows to secure death sentence for child rape

Jindal vows to secure death sentence for child rape

It just struck me tonight how horribly Vietnam affected me.

Obama and the School of the Americas

This is an interesting article/interview about the current recession

Despite a Congressional investigation of oil speculation,

Family friend reveals emails from Haggard, says ex-preacher a 'sexaholic'

Family friend reveals emails from Haggard, says ex-preacher a 'sexaholic'

AFL-CIO endorses Obama for president !!!

Nino is a shitbag ..... no matter WHAT he wrote or HOW he voted. HE IS A SHIT BAG

Chrysler Denies Bankruptcy Rumours

Congressional hearings are on a par with WWF (professional wrestling)

"The Rift" ......... is it real or is it a media concoction?

One of the lowest life forms is someone who swears loyalty to George W Bush?

MarketWatch: Stocks hit by kitchen sink

2 Plead Guilty to Army Bribery Scheme (took $9 M in bribes!) - 'Your Tax Dollars at Work!'

US Mayors Step Into Iran Fray Calling for Diplomacy, Not War

Bush said *WHAT*?

Why handguns are preferred - by Antonin Scalia

Reid plans a ‘Coburn Omnibus.’-Coburn is blocking 100 bills!

Anatomy of a Price Surge

Blackwater affiliate company urges use of Sharia law in American court

You have to get in shape to travel from Australia

Pro gun demonstration photo

Given the same script, could Bad news Bears be made in the here and now?

Can you foresee an Independent Progressive Party in the future?

7500 people will lose jobs from Countrywide/B of A merger.

Hee hee hee hee hee hee hee hee hee hee hee hee...

Feds raid Blackwater's armory in firearms probe

Congress does it again... Caves on FISA

If Handguns are OK, how about Drugs for self defense?

Addington: Vice President Isn’t Part Of Executive Branch, ‘Attached’ To Legislative

Dow Jones -267....Below Bill Clintons High

If a corporation has the rights of a person...

I'm feeling again like I did in late 2004! Anyone else?

+++ 4,110 +++

John Warner (R-VA) said the telecoms volunteered to spy...

Housing bill, FISA delayed until after July recess

Dipshit is taking North Korea off the Axis of Evil terrorist nations list...

why is the stock market tanking today?

Market Wrap: Hoo, boy. =(

My solution to the gas price crisis

White House says spy bill telecom protection vital

Dana Perino: "I don’t know. But what — I don’t know. I just will say I don’t know."

I don't get these opinion polls, even freepers hate Bush now, who are these 28%?

Sgt. José Pequeño / Age 34 / Sugar Hill, New Hampshire

Groups fight abortion for 11-year-old Romanian Girl, who was raped by her uncle...

June marks highest monthly death toll for coalition forces in Afghanistan since 2001.»

11 US Soldiers killed in Iraq since Monday

Who benefits from the FISA vote delay -- us or them? Thanks. nt

Bombs kill 40 in Iraq, Anbar handover still on (18 dead in Mosul, 80 injured) - Surge working well!!

What do you think about UFO's?

Spain-Russia 2:0

Huffington Post: "Dems: We Have To Let Lieberman Screw Us Over"

Cheney's Cheney - David Addington: "No American should think we are free"

Confirmed: Vice President Is A "Barnacle" On The Legislative Branch

You're a JD lawyer at work and one day someone asks you to work up a quick memo legalizing torture

Anybody hear listen to George Galloway's talk show online?

Stock Market isn't happy today, -200+, Euro/Yen dropping

The weight of the world

No to the death penalty.

All 30 of the Dow Industrials stocks in the red today......

Admitted swindler's victims testify

surge update - Iraq Bombings Kill at Least 30; Three Marines Dead

WHY is Deisel fuel so much higher compared to the past than gas is?

In the past 8 days, the Dow has lost close to 10% of its value.

Wayne LaPierre looks like Alan Colmes' older brother


Stock Market down 355 points today as of 4pm. Jeesch, now they're eating their own.

Thursday TOON Roundup part1-Bushco and buddy

What would happen if this FISA bill doesn't pass?

Take a look at the Peak Oil article in Wikipedia:

USPS Doing "Anthrax" Procedures Out Of The Blue....

Rumor on the street: Chrysler may File for Bankruptcy

USPS Doing "Anthrax" Procedures Out Of The Blue....


Thursday TOON Roundup part 2-Oil and other worries

Lieberman Attacks Dem Critics On R/W Radio: They’re Invested In ‘Retreat And Defeat’ In Iraq»

Lieberman Attacks Dem Critics On R/W Radio: They’re Invested In ‘Retreat And Defeat’ In Iraq»

democrats in congress cannot blame bu$h* for the war or for trampling the constitution

Bank of America to Cut 7,500 Jobs on Countrywide Deal

WTF is wrong with people's brains? Just saw Eliz. Dole on the Teevee (let her out of the pickle jar

Airlines fined $504m in US probe (BBC)

Doctor forecasts years of surgery for child injured by dog (update of earlier stories)

Teacher, 60, had sex with teens, police say (of course, Florida)

Worst June For Dow Since Great Depression

Contratulations Bush - DOW Is Now Below High Reached Under Clinton

American troops still dying in Iraq; Iraqi family wiped out by U.S. airstrike

ACLU Urges Senate to Reject Unconstitutional Surveillance Bill

Republican energy proposals, not ( long -from an email I received)

Would you be in favor of wiping out the wealthiest top 1% on the planet?

Americans Curtail Spending, Blame Bush as Gas Prices Surge, Survey Finds

Incandescent!? NO.. THEN PLZ LEAVE THE ROOM!

Have any of you seen John Cornyn's "Big Bad John" ad?

Watch Out - Here They Come

The Iran-Divine Strake Connection

The death penalty is not civilized

And we have a new record!!! $140 a barrel!!! Weeeeee


It's OFFICIAL.. GE-NBC has LOST its mind.. "Baby Borrowers"

"Yosemite Sam" Bolton doesn't take criticism well......

Pit bull severely mauls 15 months old child, injures three other people

PHOTOS from Japan : "Torture is CONDILICIOUS!"

So I tied an onion to my belt, which was the style at the time

Dow down nearly 360 points

Americans United: Bush, White House Push 'Faith-Based' Agenda Despite Mounting Record Of Misuse

Polls: Dems Running Strong In Multiple Senate Races

So Wayne LaPierre, how do you feel about Bush's assault on the 4th Amendment?

3 US Marines KIA - Reported Deaths: 4113 - Pending Confirmation: 10.... more

Addington, Yoo Dodge Questions on Torture

Great video from Reuters on Iraq

Pin map on CNN comments page has four Californias!

Check out the master manipulator's latest diatribe

DNC will no longer take $ from lobbyists or PACs, will now be purely people powered

WOW! Bush poses under a giant "ACTION" banner! I guess that means he's a MAN of ACTION, bee-yatch!

Judiciary Committee Prepares To Subpoena Mukasey

Judiciary Committee Prepares To Subpoena Mukasey

"But what’s puzzling you Is the nature of my game"

High court strikes down 'millionaire's amendment'

UPDATE on FISA: Glenn Greenwald with latest on Senate Cloture Vote....

Open carry crackpots on Nightline now.

Buffett: The economy and inflation are worsening

An Asshat Holiday??????? Huh?

Bush wants to train spy satellites on U.S.

Dow's Worst June Since the Great Depression

The oPod Revolution-Obama's iPod playlist is exciting, modern, and a little vague,like Obama himself

AG criticizes Justice Dept. in voter fraud probe

KO to talk about Obama's "cower" quote right now!

Huffington Post: The 15 Dems Who Tried To Block Telecom Immunity

AFL-CIO Obama endorsement to come on Thursday.

Joe Lieberman is officially a dick....

Dear Soon-to-be-President Obama

Badly injured child is improving after dog attack (second separate attack by pits in hours)

Lieberman Must Go petition

Obama's coat tails are so long, even Republicans are looking to jump on board....

Obama/Fallon anybody? How about Obama/Clark?

How many "Worst ___________ since ___________" have we had in the last seven and a half years?

I've decided that the only people in this county suffering from "white guilt"...

is Scalia healthy ?

Glenn Grenwald is being tough on Obama with this...but, it's worth a read...

How is it that so many hardcore Obama supporters didn't know his death penalty stance?

Stunning evidence of the dishonesty of Republicans

War Inc Blows

Ask John McCain the questions you want him to answer at this site -


Idea for an Anti-McCain website

Independents prefer Obama

Discipline, honesty, respect, grounding, humor, patience, intellectual

Michelle's Thursday Schedule: Women and Gov. Shaheen in NH, Gay and Lesbian Leadership Council in NY

Politics is like fairy tales for adults

***Senate FISA Thread!?***

Help me write my new petition, Ben & Jerry's is using corn syrup

You know what Scalia, that fat turd, had in mind when he wrote....

GM is dying. Dow down ~-303. Oil $140+ n/t

New McCain Product! Just in time for summer! (why?)

Appearances vs. Results: Karl Rove Throws a False Trail On Faux News to Hide NYT-NeoCon-WH Ties

Um, the new SurveyUSA poll for MO is a crock, here is why.

Obama up by 28 in California

Obama up by 28 in California

Germans and Republicans Against Bush(Bush History: Thursday 6/26)

Obama and US Constitution need grass roots help!

***Thread #2 Official Hearing on Detainee Interrogation thread: Addington & Yoo on CSpan 3***

Who was the last President who was against the death Penalty?

Cindy McCain praises Diana as 'inspiration'

Why did the leadership agree to put the immunity provision in with FISA??

George W. Bush in praise of North Korea on nuclear activities WTF?

Would the Chimp indeed be arrested if he set foot in a foreign country?

Obama Does Not Support Return of Fairness Doctrine

Wesley Clark on Abrams...

With the SC gun decision, will the crooks in DC run out and buy handguns now?

What about Florida Congressman Wexler for VP???

Those against the death penalty need to remember something about Obama

Laughable: Rove criticizes Obama for "chutzpah" and "self-centeredness" (Karl's projecting again)

If there's an October surprise it will prove warrantless wiretaps don't prevent "terrorism."

Didn't Mccain SAY he was running for Bush's third term?

Clinton: Committed to Helping Obama Win(video)

General Taguba Knew Torture Scandal Went to the Top

Obama Supports Winning Against McCain

How the Game is Played (Level 2)

Former McCain Strategist Blames Charlie Black’s Gaffe On ‘Tremendous Reporter Cleavage

Gun control is elitist

A right wing Supreme court gets it right.

RePukes Steal Presidental Seal. Where's the Outrage?

Breaking News Bush to remove N. Korea for Terrorist list and lift sanctions in 45 days.

Elliot D. Cohen: POW/MIA Families Alleged McCain Assault: Senate Ethics Committee Failed to Investig

Huff Post: The 15 Dems Who Tried To Block Telecom Immunity

A Hidden Agenda: John McCain and the International Republican Institute

Another AM at CNN, another day to bash Obama

Obama, Clinton Anticipation Builds

Bucky accuses Nader of "talking brown"

The 15 Dems Who Tried To Block Telecom Immunity

which of these candidates would you rather have as the Democratic Nominee

Rasmussen, 6/26: "Why Polls Sometimes Show Different Results"

Does anyone really believe the Repugs want a Dem President to have the power FISA gives them?

If you want to reward good behavior on FISA, John Hall...

What Social Security fund? It's already gone.

OBAMA IN PENNSYLVANIA Thu Jun 26, 2008 9:30 am CNN Live Website

Get Ready for Obama's "Persuasion Army"

Rasmussen 6/26 tracking poll: Obama 46%, McCain 41%

Obama's Essay on "Patriotism" in this week's Time Mag

Wanting MORE

T set the record straight, I want to make it clear that

T set the record straight, I want to make it clear that

Christians think it OK for Dubya to have his pic taken with Muslims at a Mosque but

A legacy of service Sen. John McCain’s life has revolved around the public need.

Help Needed: Report Fear-Mongering by the GOP

Will the FISA Amendments bill allow spying on OBAMA and the DEMS?

Parking space size 84 sq. foot home. $6/month to heat-electricity is 'free'

The Center for Responsive Politics finds that McCain has accepted over $1 million from the oil and

6/25 Election Model: OBAMA on a 360 EV roll, but there's a catch...

Captions needed - * pics

We should all thank Ralph Nader for his tireless efforts as consumer advocate and...

HAHA! (((PIC)))

I'm officially endorsing Wes Clark for VP

Republicans contradicting themselves trying to defiine Obama

Republicans contradicting themselves trying to defiine Obama

what's the worth of a human life?

Another One Bites the Dust --A Rather Tasty Pizza Delivery

It is not possible to protect our Constitution and our country at the same time.

James Dobson is bugfuck insane.....

Do you suppose the families of the five dead people in Kentucky are celebrating

John McCain doesn't work weekends!!!

Kerry on FISA: Congress has an obligation to protect both the American people and the Constitution.

Oscar's adventures will be published in November! (begging the Mods/Admins indulgence,

I give up - I'm voting Republican

Daily DU Marketplace thread (please look and post things wanted or for sale)

Obama On Patriotism

Can You Help Us Identify These Mystery PACs?

New Battleground Numbers

Obama’s Chicago Stomping Grounds

McCain campaign manager Rick Davis pulled in $2.2 million in consulting/lobby profits through McCain

McCain campaign manager Rick Davis pulled in $2.2 million in consulting/lobby profits through McCain

Barack Obama will do an interview with Fox Business Network at 12:30 pm EST today

if you are

What Am I Missing Here? With * Being At The Lowest Approval Numbers Ever.......

What do you think of this cartoon?

******Obama Live Now Attends Economic Summit In Pittsburgh, PA**********

Bayh: I'd say yes to VP

Update on Helen Thomas's recovery


Democrats continue outpacing GOP in Pennsylvania

For years, McCain has said terrorism is a boost for Republicans

John McCain’s (Secret) Gay Meetings

Lawyer who brokered book deals for Obama, Clintons brokers their political merger

Obama's Campaign Manager: It's Good To Have $300 Million

Rick Hasen: Today's Supreme Court Campaign Finance Decision is Bad News for Corporate Spending Limit

A question for those bashing Obama's statement on the DP decision

Plouffe talks of Obama's "persuasion army" - emphasizes human interactions to trump media noise

A Hidden Agenda: John McCain and the IRI

John McCain and Charlie Black's October Surprise

Secret Meeting Held Between John McCain and Log Cabin Republicans

McCain’s Energy Plan: Correct Diagnosis, Killer Prescription

The Senate Honor Roll as Defenders of the Constitution

The 4th Amendment isn't a privacy issue, it's a slavery issue

Novak says, Colin Powell to endorse Obama?

Obama's lead in new polls: Colorado: +5; Michigan: +6; Minnesota: +17; Wisconsin: +13

Law firm being investigated for helping major corporations to disqualify American job applicants

Photos: Barack Obama speaks at "KEEPING AMERICA COMPETITIVE' summit today in Pittsburgh

Good news on the Presidential Front here in PA:

Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the North Korean Declaration

Here's a good reason to stick to the issues and avoid personal attacks on McCain:

Obama camp plans 2 pm ET media call with OH Gov. Strickland and State Sen. Kearney on how McCain’s..

Bush and McCain Happily Presiding Over Massive Transfer of Wealth to Oil Companies

Rove Reversal-Jewish Dems Attack McSames "Strength" On Iran

one of my favorite songs

The proof of the pudding is in the eating...

Iran vs. USA WWIII

Yet Another Dem-Aligned Outside Group Closes Up Shop

Obama Internet Rumors

Sharpton Gets After Nader for Getting After Obama


Is this FISA vote really about presidential politics?

Obama on Faux Business Channel This Afternoon

Ignore this if you've ever been pissed at a Democratic nominee about anything. nt

"Insulting Dobson's integrity will cost Obama dearly with the evangelical vote!!!!11"

Today's USSC decision on guns is good for Obama

Franklin & Marshall Poll: Obama leads McCain by 6 percentage points...

No one wins with just the base.

Don't use Oil of Olay exfoliants

100+ reasons NOT to vote for McCain

GOP’s Colorado Blues

Checfk in HERE if in 2000, you were angry about many of Gore's positions (or lack of positions)

AFL-CIO Unanimously Votes to Endorse Obama for President

Distorting Obama

** Official Hearing on Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Techniques **

What Do you Guys Think About the Obama Campaign Closing Down Dem 527s?

Tennessee Rasmussen Poll: McCain 51% (-7), Obama 36% (+5)

America’s Next Chapter: Gary Hart on what Obama's campaign, and our future, could be

Faithful in pews might not be voters in November

Obama's trying to innoculate himelf from Oct. surprise w/ FISA vote.

Poll Confusion: McCain and Obama Are Tied, Close or Far Apart - Obama Strong in CO & Upper Midwest

Yoo Won’t Answer Whether President Can Bury Detainees Alive»

I have a question


Kucinich: 'We went to war for the oil companies'

Obama Camp Disavows Last Year's 'Inartful' Statement on D.C. Gun Law


******Sen.Clinton Live Now Speaks To NALEO**********

Amendment 2 saved by Supreme Court...Amendment 4 being gutted by our party.

Statement of Barack Obama on Supreme Court Decision in District of Columbia V. Heller

After donating to Obama through DU, go to O's website to donate and receive special car magnet

McCain plan revealed

Dow tumbles to year's lowest level under barrage of bad news

AFL-CIO endorses Obama for president !! (15 million union workers behind Obama!)

Obama Still a Senator

John McCain doesn't work weekends

Why won't the GOP give the telecoms their day in court?

Hillara & Barack are to meet in Unity, NH tonight. What time?

Poll: Most Clinton supporters back Obama

Poll: Most Clinton supporters back Obama

Anybody here read Obama's "The Audacity of Hope"

Ricky Ray Rector

New Proposal Reveals Debate Formats For The Fall

New Proposal Reveals Debate Formats For The Fall

Im OK with the SCOTUS gun decision.

Good editorial cartoon on Sept 10 vs Sept 12 mentality

Simple question: when are VP choices typically announced?

Obama To Campaign In ... Alaska?

McCain, GOP (and Rove) unleash anti-Obama plan: Frame Obama as conventional pol, McCain as patriot

Dems Who Flipped On FISA Immunity See More Telecom Cash or "Dirty deeds done cheap"

Republicans don't love their party, they hate the Democrats. They'll suck it up and vote for McCain.

Relax, folks. The new FISA law won't pass constituional muster.

Ahnuld, tell us what you think about McCain

Does Obama really have a double digit lead

Vote On FISA Delayed Until July

Am watching DNC's Karen Finney on MSNBC kicking some Republican punk spinner's ass!

McCain has a doofus rep on MSNBC, who can't even read his sTalking points

A modest suggestion for Hillary's possible role in an Obama Administration!

DU Vice Presidential Straw Poll (6/26/08)

DU Vice Presidential Straw Poll (6/26/08)

Obama within 5, Noriega within 2 points of lead in Texas!?

Novakula says Colin Powell to endorse Obama "at a time of his choosing"

I need your help with this entry in the Urban Dictionary!

New Quinnipiac/WSJ/WAPO poll just announced on MSNBC: Obama Rocks The Battleground States

Former Bush "pioneer" and Yale friend now heads an Obama Jewish group

I'm Sure Glad Hillary Came Up With That "Elitist" & "Bitter" Meme...

If you support Alternative Fuels but exhale CO2 you are a hypocrite

Steve Ralls on Huffington Post: Time for Clinton Supporters to End the Mourning

Gallup Daily, June 26: Obama, McCain Still Tied, Now at 44%

Pelosi’s Pick for Veep: Rep. Chet Edwards of Texas

McCain flip-flops on impeachment:

AFL-CIO votes to endorse Obama

Fuck you, Tweety! Played the old "bitter" HuffPo tape and giving NRA's Wayne LaPierre a platform.

This may sound like a snark, but it is intended to be serious: Gore vs Bush

The New Republic: McCain's Low Road to Victory

Attention Obama strategists and paid staffers, help please!

Watch Obama deftly brush aside ABC's "gotcha" question on guns, plus McSame's mumbling and bumbling

Obama Does Not Support Return of Fairness Doctrine

I keep on hearing...

I miss Sen Wellstone.

What We Need Is an F-Word Revolution, by Antonia Zerbisias

Gov. Strickland on McCain’s Ohio Trip: “I’m Puzzled”

Pretty please can we have this guy as VP with Obama?

Keith then and now

Arizona Poll: McCain: 38% Obama: 28% Undecided: 34%

75% blame Bush's policies for deteriorating economy

"There has never been a time when Barack Obama has bucked the party line "

I see no evidence that Bill Clinton is angry with anyone, much less Obama.

McCain: Truly a maverick.

Great article on Obama's recent compromises ( public financing, death penalty)

Did anyone (not in Florida) receive a call from Wexler Tuesday night?

What should be Obama's number 1 issue to appeal to moderates and Independents?

Maverick? Try this one...

So am I right in thinking that this is totally stupid? (RE: my Obama bumper sticker)

Obama says he wants a VP who offers sound counsel

Bible thump makes a big thud

Schwarzenegger: McCain "Blowing Smoke" On Offshore Drilling

Lieberman Plays The Wright Card

Wes Clark Classic Smackdown - video

Matchup Predictions: I think Obama/Biden v. McCain/Romney

CQ's Dem "Veepstakes"... They are down to only 2 - Biden & Clark .. Go pick one

Looks like gramps needs those weekends for his sleep

Check Out This Band - I'll Think You'll Like The Name

Kucinich: 'We went to war for the oil companies'

Obama: "...even if the phone companies are held harmless..."

Obama: "...even if the phone companies are held harmless..."

Blitzer: "Did Obama Vote That Babies Born Alive Could Be Terminated?"

Blessed Reassurance - How Obama can lessen the intensity of the opposition.

If praying in a Mosque is good enough for the Pope, then why

Reuters-McCain foreign policy susceptible to Obama attack

Carly Fiorina: I Want To Be Number Two

The corporate media is going all out to smear Obama!

Its a good thing the Presidency is a 5 day week job

Am I the only one concerned about John McCain's LACK OF stance on abortion?

This is kinda WEIRD...

Wes Clark is auditioning for VP! I knew it!

Surprise (not) - its Bill Clinton's younger, skinnier brother.

U.S. Mayors Vote to Rethink Bottled Water Contracts

Sen. John McCain the most absent member of the Senate - Hasn't voted since April !!

Should Obama care that Bill Clinton is off sulking?

I wanna vote for John Hall for Prez. He has guts! It took enormous

I was raped as a child and I have something to say to the Supreme Court:

McCain tries to Assure Conservatives, pledges to talk more about his Pro-life record

"And When Has Obama Ever Worked With Republicans? Oops"

The Daily Widget – Thursday, June 26 – Obama 332-206

Quinnipiac Battleground Polls: (MN - Obama +17) (WI - Obama +13) (MI - Obama +6) (CO - Obama +5)

Clinton Makes First Appearance As Obama Surrogate

we have all seen the pic of grumpy embracing der chimpenfuhrer, which is pretty ick-making

'US builds 4 bases on Iraq-Iran border'

Death penalty for raping a child? You bet...

Wouldnt it be sweet if Obama had to pick Justice Scalia's replacement?

If you support Alternative Fuels but drive a Gas Car you are a hypocrite

So Obama has permission from some to do whatever it takes to win.

Who's that knocking on my door and making my puppy bark out loud?

100th person executed in Virginia since death penalty reinstatement.

AP: Obama winning over former Clinton supporters (WARNING: Contains unbounded stupidity)

Obama Steps Up Push for Big Donors; "Small-donor network is showing signs of fatigue."

I wish Americans were patriotic enough to give up their obsession with SUVs, McMansions & GUNS!

Telecom Amnesty Flip-Floppers Got More Telecom Dollars

Netroots feel jilted by Obama's FISA stand

Obama's non-Dukakis answer, on the death-penalty for child rapists

Thou shalt not hug [your children]...

Cindy McCain: "I will become the new Princess Diana!"

Executing child rapists... for or against it?

JOHN McCAIN : The Great Flip-Flopper; Impeach Clinton but not Bush

Is this REALLY McCain's new ad????

Bill Press: We Can't Afford Another Train Wreck

Just spare me, Bill Clinton, it's not all about you.

175 cats found in Fond Du Lac home...

Obama Is Pwning The Media

I think I've found my scooter!!!!

McCains ties to the infamous quasi-governmental organization require far greater scrutiny.

The Money-Laundering Operation at the Heart of the Democratic Party

An Appreciative Shout-Out to Frenchie Cat

Virginia, Virginia, Virginia

The people who despise Bill Clinton

Is it fair for a work place to use someone's paid time off for an injury?

So the motherboard I am getting for my new computer allows me to set up my own boot logo.

Lets see what happens if I Google: John McCain....

I can't decide what to cook...I'm so worn out

Obama's best running mate?

I am very concerned that Obama hasnt done more since becoming the nominee....

Want a laugh? A GOP blog in Ohio... They are so PWNED they can't respond...

Another Secret Meeting: McCain to meet secretly with conservative leaders.

Summer reading list, did your kids get one?

Breaking: High Court strikes down gun ban

So-o-o I was just speaking with a big muck a muck in my state.

Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, I'm here to testify:

Michelle Obama Praises Clinton

Your top three political/historical movies please...for my netflix queue, Thanks.

What is going on with the Lounge and its dickheaded posts these days?

Huffington Post- Clark Keeps Up Attack On McCain As "Untested"

Is Scarlett Johansson To Obama What Marilyn Monroe Was To JFK?

Daily concern thread

I Support Barack Obama for President of the United States

My mother-in-law called me

I just watched "the worst teeth in Britain" and I feel much better about myself

Do people in Delaware ever pay the toll for the person behind them?

I know that we're not supposed to call out other DU members, but...

Arizona State University Poll McCain 38% Obama 28% Undecided 34%

Is it possible to be *turned* into a vegan?!1

I never used to hate Ronald Reagan.

How many hours do you have to work so you can fill your gas tank?

What Patriotism Means to Obama, McCain (Iran-Contra defender and Keating Five member)

Why won't Obama say that he wants to form the Ministry of Peace

For those of you not familiar with Democratic Party ordering:

What should I have for dinner?

Under Penalty of Punishment

BUBBA CROCKER strikes again!!!

Federal Agents Raid Blackwater N.C. Armory in Firearms Probe

“Part 1: Obama’s Conservative Meeting Guests (Non-Pastors)”

No, really! These are my jeans.

If I die tonight...

Has anyone noticed more freight trains where you live?

I played with the Journal thing

Hey KitchenWItch, what is up tonight?

CHOOSE the presidential portrait that should hang in the George W. Bush Presidential LIE-berry.

Be careful what you wish for.

Whoa... we are having some serious thunder and lightning in Denver.

I do not support the death penalty. PERIOD.

How many here read Playboy?

It's snowing here!

I just had an in-home dog trainer come, and the beagle is behaving better

A Conversation About the Death Penalty

Anyone seen Hollywoodland?

I'm sorry, but these are just the CUTEST PUPPIES EVAH.

When did Paris Hilton hook up with Samwise Gamgee?

I'm going to go visit my son!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Who was your favorite George Carlin?

HEyHEY ...Old Navy is having a sale on flip flops!!

What Am I Living For as sung by Chuck Willis

Tuesday Afternoon

When I was born, a man named George Bush was president.

Sewage Plant May Be Named After Bush

Sewage Plant May Be Named After Bush

Solve My Riddle!

If I hear cursing downstairs late at *must* mean House Hunters is on

"You Light Up My Life"- Patti Smith

Ruh-oh! A SECOND well known legal expert if calling for Prosecution of Bush for MURDER.

This is making me cry : Ioana Gandrabur , born blind guitarist performing

"It's just not something you do,"

Welcome new DUer Chuggo!

"RANT!" Obama could be Clinton II if we don't hold his "feet to the NetRoot's Fire!"

The Progressive Insurance commercial=don't buy it!

I just took a sleeping pill two minutes ago ask me anything,

So we are caving in for FISA to appeal to the greater electorate?

When she says: "jump", do you say "how high?"

I get to see Michelle Obama today!

Can't get sound out of my computer! What to do?

Obama Waffles on School of the Americas (gasp)

A nice morning organ for ya

To set the record straight, I would just like to make it clear that

Fuck fuck fuck Fuck.

Cool picture, could give you vertigo.

Obamacons "The Republican Party is a dead rotting carcass . .stumbling around like zombies . .

Went to hear Bugliosi last night and met fellow DUer Robinlynne there.

Has The Military Always Recruited 6-10 Year Olds At Cub Scouts????

Unbeknownst to the princess, but knownst to us,

Lara Logan blasts the war, Rupert Murdoch blasts her sex life.

Chefs/Cooks/Foodies-a question

I discovered a new author for myself: James Welch

Congress Votes on War with Iran!

What is Admiral McCombover's biggest weakness?

this could be interesting...or proof that I play with my son's toys too much.

Surprise...Surprise... I did a STUPID thing...

Match Game for LIV's: Dumb Dora was so dumb, when they asked her what was on tv she said 'blank'

Speedos :D

WTF is with the license plates?

Is it normal for Ambien to fail to put you to sleep

I'm going to see Michelle Obama!

If you have not voted in this poll, please do. And it is Coke, no matter what it is.

I don't drink iced coffee with you!

I should be working. I have a funeral sermon to write.

Do you have a journal and if so, how would you descibe your journal?

100 on the Cute-O-Meter.

You know who's not around anymore? Stalin.

Fifteen Years of Wedded Bliss!

Gates Foundation: Africa as lab rat

Rottweiler adopts baby lambs

Is there any point in learning Chinese for only two semesters?

I thought of Hissyspit this morning....

Ever sit in really uncomfortable theatre seats?

DJ Shadow - This Time (You'll really like this)

Get your guns and go to GD!!!

Swimmers-quite the interesting group

Anyone seen "Shining Through?"

Post a Band Or Song You Typically Wouldn't Find On The Radio

Fibromyalgia folks--about the pain.

"Who AM I?" or my Six Degrees...

I need a good pasta salad recipe

I'm proofreading papers for someone I'm not getting along with...yay!

Do you have stereotypes about DU forums?

Need some dieting advice

Rapture Cat

A note to the squeamish

As far as I'm concerned, Obama can do whatever he has to do to win this.

Some people are Ambisexual

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 6/26/2008)

Perusing Craigslist "barter" section - it's all trade SUV's for a motorcycle.

Internet access in your car!

TYT: The Group Of 15 (Senators We can Be Proud Of Today)

Now that Bill Gates has retired, will the quality of Microsoft products...

Why do some people look for fights, or try to start them?

Now that we're down to one cat I know which one was the naughty one

Speaking of hams from Christmas 2006, I'm listening to a bootleg of "In Memory of Elizabeth Reed".

I am SO cute.

An amazing discovery!

As you can see in the upper right corner of this post, my Journal has been updated

Challenge thread: Use the title of a popular sitcom to describe a current event

You're an old Goat!!!! Oh Yeah? Well you're a cow! Oh yeah, you pig?

can someone explain why VH1 is doing "I love the New Millennium"?

Dont Poke Him In Church

Obama throws Scarlett Johansson under the bus.

Here's an example of a crappy momemnt

I lounge in your post.

Thinking of a number between one and ten.

Describe the plot of a movie using smilies and we'll guess the movie.

Time to play Impossible Jeopardy!

has anyone here cheering the gun decision ever read the constitution?

MrScorpio: Good or Evil?

Who would not want this picture in their home

What's the nicest thing anyone's ever said to you on DU? In any forum.

Last night I dreamed that my mother hated me and wanted me to move out

Oh, no they didn't

Pineapple popsicles - YUCK!

Describe the plot of a movie using similes and we'll guess the movie.

Celebrate the right to arm bears!

6/25 Election Model: OBAMA on a 360 EV roll, but there's a catch...

Election Equipment 2008...will YOUR vote even be counted or verified?

A few questions for "Weeds Fans".... (possibly spoilers for those behind)


My best friend just brought me a hot fudge sundae. For no reason.

Where the hell is Matt! Must See Video!

Left coast hell

Today's Euro Cup Semifinal: Russia Vs. Spain....Who will win?

To Death Penalty Proponents, a question, if you'll answer...

There is a girl in New York City, Who calls herself the human trampoline

You know how I know Obama is making the right decisions?

Caption this!

Now THIS is how you do a motorcycle jump

Greg Morris was a sexy, sexy man.

Stiff DUers like

Top 10 things to do for 4th of July weekend (with apologies to Letterman).

Do you have sterotypes about jobs?

Sick Betta Fish - Has Anyone Had Success w/ Meds Available

Euro 2008: Who's your fave?

Country singer Mindy McCready arrested, charged with violating probation


IntervenousDemilo - I blame YOU for my hangover

HEyHEY and IntravenousDemilo holding it down in terminal city

Michelangelo's David is returned to Europe!!

Gay guys spatting with eachother is so fucking hot.

So they're evacuating towns to the north, east, and west now

BIG Tummyache ... I don't feel so good.

Pa pa pa

Today is "fuck you, you don't understand me" day.

Today I am 3 months smoke free!

I think this should be implemented nationwide.


McCain Gray Ambition

Something that bothers me...

With Chuggo posting on DU, can Rick Astley be far behind?

Roddick out of Wimbledon after 2nd round, loses to unseeded Serb Janko Tipsarevic

A-list actors battle over new union contract (Jack Nicholson, and Ben Stiller vs Tom Hanks)

Now that the MBA students are gone,

Who invented mother-in-laws?

I was raped when I was eight years old...

I DEMAND that you SURRENDER to the GRANDEUR of Bob Dylan's "Jokerman" on YouTube!

Chuggo Plays Bunco At Olive Garden

I am not Chuggo

Chuggo sold me some bunc rock cocaine.

Is Chuggo Male Or Female?

Whoa...AC/DC isn't available on iTunes?

Damn, facebook is down - and I have a new friend request.

Quick. Get my secretary on the phone….

Fiery crash kills 2; truck carrying coffins involved.

I get the feeling that the movie WANTED will bear little resemblance to the comic

everyone wish me luck!

I'm not the hollerin' type

Stoopid Cubital Tunnel Syndrome!! Grrrr...

I just love a happy doggy

So, a 5 year study was done to find that teen drinkers get their booze from adults

Anyone catch "Borrowing Babies" on ABC last night?

What every office needs!

KIitten Picture of the Day for Thursday 26 June

I don't really think Stevie Nicks sounds that great.

my own mom is picking on me about my hair tonight

What's your favorite accent?

Animal shelter mistakenly euthanizes family pet

I find out my SAT scores tomorrow

Who Else Plays Strip Bunco?

Hey! I'm finally seeing the other ad!

What the hell is the passive voice?

There may be life on other planets

Those world-famous Lounge vibes are requested . . .

Awesome Auger


Barack Obama's Chicago

Fun w/ church signs.

Celebrate the right to bare arms!

I got my first check from Sprawl Mart today...

z0MG, I was just biking home from school and I saw

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 6/26/08

After 27 days of no stove my new one is finally here.


McBush leads Obama by only 43% to 38% IN TEXAS! Outgoing TX Sen Cornyn leads Dem. Rick Noriega by 2%

OK dog owners - today's the day for dog bite stories.

What horrible foods did your parents subject you to as kids?

My Mommy Is In The Hospital Need Good DU Vibes

Solve a national or world problem, any problem...

PSA - If you have an erection that lasts for more than 4 hours, please see a Dr.

Obama: Automakers need research funds

Check in here if you are angry about Obamas position on FISA

Really, can I go cut my neighbor's battery cables

The other day I tried to get a truck out of the mud using a dead cow.

***EUROCUP 2008 Russia vs. Spain****

I just realized today that I am officially old.


Feel Free to List Reasons as to Why I am Pure EVIL!!!

Name this character for my D&D game (the wealthy widow)

Describe the plot of a movie in a foreign language, and we'll guess the movie

You know who's not around anymore? Salin.

Leonard Cohen is touring this month. (video clips)

Nobody Knows More About Chili Than I Do

Bees in my yard!

Can we get this Chuggo-shopped?

Guitar Music...

OMG!! I'm out of Cheerios! What'll I have for breakfast?! How did this happen?!!

"If you can haul it, you can have it."

Yeah he said he was going to stick it up my ***. I said "I dare you."

Three accidents, three deaths

LEGO Todd Rundgren!

Ahh, minimalist humor...

Sometimes the Stupid takes you by surprise...


Time for a kitty pic thread!

***** Happy Birthday OKTOBERAIN! *****


Today was a sad day :( RIP Reggie the kitty

What's worse than a snotty, demanding, know-it-all diva?

So the College World Series is over, and the winner is ...

Stuff DUers like

Let's play the DU'er version of "Clue". Which one of us is Chuggo?

How Can You Help Solve the Global Atmospheric Oxygen Depletion Crisis?

***Official Hearing on Detainee Interrogation thread: Addington & Yoo on CSpan 3***

On North Korea, Kerry was right, McBush was wrong and John Bolton is a warmongering jerk (update 2)

Do you feel a little "immature" for your age?

Reviews for WALL-E - Pixar does it again.

Describe the plot ot a movie using smilies and we'll guess the movie.

Rev. Jim Wallis Pushes for Abortion Reduction Plank

Imagine being innocent of child rape, but you were still executed....

I post in your lounge

Eisenhower was a far left extremist

Who is surprised by Obama's position on the death penalty? If it was a litmus test, why not before?

~~~~The Official GAS thread~~~~ .....(a.k.a - the pain at the pump)

Senator Stalls Housing Relief With Call for Energy Credits

White House tried to silence EPA on emissions

Report: Kim Jong-Il invited to Beijing Olympics for possible meeting with Bush

North Korea to Hand Over Nuclear Declaration, China Says

Military facing $100 billion in equipment repairs

High Court To Announce Ruling on D.C. Gun Ban

Supreme Court Says Americans Have Right to Guns

Bomb Hits US-led Patrol Near Afghan Capital

The 15 Dems Who Tried To Block Telecom Immunity

One U.S. soldier killed in east Baghdad bombing

Anti-Bush group motors exhibit into Dayton (Bush Legacy Bus will tour 150 cities)

DOJ Official Fired in Wake of ABC News Investigation

DOJ Slams Energy Dept ($47.7 million) Contract to Law Firm (conflicts of interest issue)

AFL-CIO Endorses Obama, Launches ‘Meet Barack Obama’

Dozens die as bombers target Iraq government

Congress does it again... Caves on FISA

Feds Raid Blackwater's Armory In Firearms Probe

California Sues Countrywide Over Lending

AFL-CIO Endorses Obama, Launches ‘Meet Barack Obama’

Kucinich: 'We went to war for the oil companies'

Militia in Saddam's home province told to lay down arms

Australia world drug hub - UN

Widespread HIV testing sought in the Bronx

Housing bill, FISA delayed until after July recess

Ecuador to purchase warplanes to bolster border security

Kroger recalls beef possibly linked to E coli outbreak

DHS Lags in Preparations for Transition of Power, Study Says

Bahrain wants early warning of any move on Iran

Gas could fall to $2 if Congress acts, analysts say

New White House Pool Report Restrictions Inspire Pushback

'Waterfalls' art project roars into New York (First pics)

Court: NSA can refuse to say if lawyers wiretapped

BofA(Bank of America) to cut 7,500 jobs after Countrywide deal

Feingold: 'Perverse' secrecy in unchecked laptop searches

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday June 26

Uruguay in gas field find claim

Internet overhaul wins approval

Three U.S. Marines, two interpreters killed in Iraq

Sleeping Pilots For Air India Overshot Airport by 359 Miles

Oil Bubble Set to Pop: Crude to Fall 25 Percent in 6 Months, Says Invesco's Garnick

Crews focus on fires nearing rural towns

Group Quickly Sues To Overturn Chicago Gun Ban

Lawyer wants world to see Gitmo interrogation

GM shares hit 53-year low, while Chrysler dismisses bankruptcy rumors

'Millionaire's amendment' struck down by Supreme Court

Nuclear missiles could blow up 'like popcorn'

Bolivian region rejects US anti-drug aid in favor of Venezuelan aid

Rejecting oil sands means pricier gas, U.S. warned

Crude futures reach fresh record above $140

Obama Leads McCain in Four Key Battleground States: Colorado, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota

US documentary maker seeks damages over Oscar film ("Taxi to the Dark Side")

Housing bill, FISA delayed until after July recess (PLS LOCK -- SORRY FOR THE DUPLICATE)

OPEC president: Oil could soon hit $170

San Francisco May Name Sewage Treatment Plant After Bush

Iraq family is wiped out by US

US wars have helped al-Qa'eda, says report

160 Arrested in Immigration Raid at a Houston Plant

T. Boone Pickens Says No Deal on Swift Boat Bounty

Justice Antonin Scalia: Al Gore to blame for 2000 US election mess

$7-a-gallon gas, 10-million fewer cars by 2012

Obama Does Not Support Return of Fairness Doctrine

Supreme Court strikes down DC handgun ban (DC V. HELLER)

Obama rips Nader's 'talking white' remark

Glenn Greenwald On Antiwar Radio = Illegal Surveillance and FISA

Hu's on first?

Bush: WH Dinner Reminds Me of Philippine-American Talent

KO: w/ Rep. Wexler, Playing Politics with Terror. "McCain is wrong"

Countdown: Worst Person 6/25 - Rupert Murdoch

Honey bee crisis could lead to higher food prices

Situation Room: Russ Feingold Interview 2008.06.25 "offering amendments"

To Be a Liberal

TYT: Politics Determined Hiring in The Bush Justice Department

Michael Eric Dyson schools Pat Buchanan over Obama-Dobson argument

Countdown: Krugman on Energy Policy

"Presidential" Obama takes media questions, today in Chicago presser

Rendell on Bill's Hard Feelings Toward Obama:

KO Countdown: Bushed! 2008.06.25 - Karl Rove = Osama Bin Laden!

Change that Works for You: Obama in Pittsburgh, PA

McCain, The Draft & World War III

Yoo Won’t Answer Whether President Can Bury Detainees Alive

TYT: Obama Girl Speaks With Cenk

Hatch: FISA critics are like those 'wear tin foil hats'

Coldplay - Viva La Vida - Obama!!! (High Quality)

Candid Camera in John Edwards' House!

T. Boone Pickens, TX oil man talks about renewables in front of Congress

David Addington: Unitary Theory? I Don't Know What That Is

The World According to Monsanto

Hands Held High -

Pres. Clinton on the coming green revolution in Miami in front of the nation's mayors

WoW! Susan Rice Puts the Heavy Smackdown on Laura Ingraham on FauxNews

Daily Show - On McSame's Lame Outreach to Young Voters

Wesley Clark on Verdict with Dan Abrams 6/25/08 pt.1

Nelson Mandela - Special AKA

Conyers and Yoo:

Republican Sam Graves lies about Chinese drilling for oil off Florida Keys

Cheney Chief of Staff David Addington: I Can't Talk About Torture - 'al Qaeda May Watch C-SPAN'

Hearing on Torture with Addington & Yoo: Conyers' Questions

Bob Barr: Having to choose between GWB or Bill Clinton, I will take Bill

Romney--the gift that keeps on giving: Nuke Non-Proliferation is a liberal position.

Phil Donahue-Where were the journalists?

George Bush: 'It's good to be the King'

George: 'Listen to Osama bin Laden, Not U.S. Citizens'

Karl Rove on the O'Reilly Factor yesterday. Warning: radioactive B.S. levels.....

Uncle Sam Wants YOU--To Own Guns?

Wesley Clark on Verdict with Dan Abrams 6/25/08 pt.2

Dubai-Plans for First Rotating Skyscraper Unveiled

Hearing on Torture with Addington & Yoo: Nadler's Questions

Olbermann and Alter on Obama's FISA stance

TYT: Great Citizen Tube Interview of Cenk Uygur of The Young Turks!

TYT Absurd News Alert: Good Reason to Not Carry Guns

Brick House by The Morans

McCain Vogue Green Screen Challenge - Hilarious

Jindal as McCain VP?

Gov. Bobby 'Chemical Castration' Jindal (R-LA)

Glenn Beck: I Wouldn’t Detain Terror Suspects, I’d ‘Shoot Them All In The Head’

Charlie Black's History of Dirty Politics

Will Rock the Vote Rock the Vote in 2008?

Time-Life Issues the Definitive Collection of 'Bush Scandals'

The Pentagon's merchants of war

John McCain's ‘League of Democracies’ Is a Frightening Thought

Iraq could have largest oil reserves in the world Sonia Verma in Sharm el-Sheikh

Senator Russ Feingold blasts FISA legislation "70 members" know virtually nothing!!

From Staffer to Contractor: Stopping the Pentagon’s Revolving Door

Is a Health Industry Turf War Delaying the Next Medical Revolution?

Info/links on 1026 California wildfires-Nat Geo NASA news etc-air is hazardous in Valley

Empty foreclosed homes and homeless flood victims?

False Promises: 'Clean Coal' Comes to The Land of Enchantment

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet pushes whaling ban and Chilean coast whale sanctuary

At its current pace, warming could take huge toll on California's greenery in 100 years

Bush and McCain Happily Presiding Over Massive Transfer of Wealth to Oil Companies

Billion-Dollar Babies

Truthdig: A Teachable Moment for Teen Pregnancy

FL Gov. Crist Begins Climate Meeting Blahblah Clean Technology Blahblah Leadership Blahblah

Two Lion-Killing Diseases Given Substantial Boost By Drought - Scenario To Worsen As Climate Warms

Complete Reef Fishing Bans Can Spur Rapid Regeneration Of Species, Ecosystems - NatGeo

560 KM2 Lost From Lousiana Coastline To Katrina & Rita Still Underwater One Year Later

Japan govt to help fishermen pay soaring fuel bills

Drivers mixing ethanol with gas to save money -- fucking up their cars

Dave Zweifel: Drop in life expectancy shows health care failure

McCain Continues to Dim Clean Energy Future While Visiting Sunny Nevada

John Michael Greer On The Silent Running Fallacy

UK Lead Climate Negotiator - Don't Expect Much Of Anything From G8 Talks Next Week - AFP

Sea Shepherd Commentary - International Whale Commission Meeting in Chile

Parties Split on How to Expand Offshore Drilling

Japanese Envoy - United States Won't Even Agree To 50% GHG Cut By 2050 Goal - Reuters

Ex Weapons Inspector Says Iran Not Pursuing Nukes, But U.S. Will Attack Before ‘09

Feeling Good about Subversion and Throwing Bricks

Fuel costs drive bus company out of school contract

The Bush Presidency, History and the “United States of Amnesia” / Gore Vidal

Virginia's Carbon Capture Ready Coal Plant a Global Warming Boondoggle

The Great Pendulum of Economic Outrage Is About to Swing Again

Article by Wesley Clark

The Dinosaur Principle

Fearful of soft-on-terror label, Congress gives in to Bush, telecoms (USA Today editorial)

Supreme Court Slashes Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Fine to One-Tenth of Original $5 Billion Ruling

Storing the Sun: Molten Salt Provides Highly Efficient Thermal Storage

Reeking Algae Bloom Covering Lake Known As BC's "Houseboat Capital" - G&M

The Nuclear Expert Who Never Was by Scott Ritter

The Black Stake, and All Our Stakes, in the Media Justice Movement,

US Mayors Step Into Iran Fray Calling for Diplomacy, Not War

The FundamentaList: This week in the religious right:

$7 gas by 2010, 10 million cars off the road, 1970s style GDP growth

Should Madison ban the drive-through?

The Drone of Experts

No! Climate Breakdown Could Destabilize Nations, Increase Terrorism - CNN

Conservative Government Destroys Atlanta Like Gen. Sherman Never Could (H2O)

A Flood of Bigotry

POW/MIA Families Alleged McCain Assault: Senate Ethics Committee Failed to Investigate

Manmade Persistent Organic Pollutants Found In Food Chains In Deepest Parts Of Ocean - ES&T

Global wealth up to 21 trillion pounds in 2007

U.S. Military Looks to Colombia to Replace Base in Ecuador

Could America’s fastest train whisk us away from $4-a-gallon gas guzzlers?

French President Sarkozy visits Israel to broker regional realignment

In the Straight to the Point column in the Daily Mail, the following

ICH: A constituent writes an open(ly hostile) letter to Feinswine

Scalia Cites False Information in Habeas Dissent

Mass Exodus from Cars Predicted in US

Real Journalists Don't Make $5 Million a Year

DOE To Invest US $90 Million in Advanced Geothermal Energy

Libya May Cut Oil Output as Market Is Oversupplied, Ghanem Says

Scott Ritter: The Nuclear Expert Who Never Was

Why The Right Isn't Future-Ready

SAS to Build (1 MW) Solar Power Farm (NC)

Netroots feel jilted by Obama's FISA stand

HuffPost: Lara Logan in Baghdad love triangle

The Shrinking Influence of the US Federal Reserve

Court Rewards Exxon for Valdez Spill by Greg Palast

American financial fiasco could take down world economy

Prius Owners - question for you about sudden mpg drop

Lords of Capital Versus The Planet

Big Coal Fires Back Over James Hansen’s Criminal Complaint

Gas Pump Gouging: Don’t Blame the Saudis

Do I smell a Nigerian Scam, here?

Recession, the US dollar and bombing Iran

Vital Part of Housing Bill Is Brainchild of Banks

Cheerleaders Will Face Reality, Eventually

"We are not recommending investors buy canned goods and bottled water at this point,"

Mortgage question.

Iron Workers Endorse Obama (AFL-CIO will happen in Aug.)

Iron Worker Says OSHA’s Safety Failure Behind Brother-in-Law’s Fall to Death

Nebraska Road Worker Wins Primary Contest for County Commissioner (2 friends running)

Working Women Need A Raise And A Break

AFL-CIO leaders preparing to endorse Obama (AFL-CIO expects to spend about $200 million)

Labor cartoon for the week: Spin

Today in labor history June 26 Two dozen strikers were killed over the course of the strike

Memphis Guild Slams Newspaper with Unfair Practices Charge

Obama urges Tesco to unionise US stores

9,000 Con Edison workers threaten strike

My letter runs in the letters to the editor section tomorrow (6-27)

Nurses Union, IBEW Give Support to Obama

Working Women Tell Survey: It’s the Economy!

U.N. Labor Organization Issues Blueprint for Fair Globalization

Working Women and Obama

Women, Unions, and Our Stories: Retail Workers Need Unions, Too

Custom made Obama bumper sticker, get yours too here

McCain meets secretly with gay Republican group

Cyndi Lauper True Colors Tour!

Study shows 80% of families in Gaza live below poverty line

King of the West Bank

Israel, Palestinians trade blame for truce violations

Obama to Bush: Hamas must recognize Israel

Gaza rocket hits Israel

'Modesty police' patrols bridge ceremony

Bolivian region rejects US anti-drug aid in favor of Venezuelan aid

Ecuador puts off Colombian ties

Former Argentine President Nestor Kirchner sets his sights on Clarin, sources say

Chávez, Lula deal with Mercosur, FARC

ELSALVADOR: Journalist May Lead Leftists to Center Stage

Russia wants Sharapova to save energy for Olympic matches

Let's hear it for Fresno State!

It's pretty sad when I have to mute coverage of Venus in the 2nd round.

The Pacers Trade

ESPN: Astros suspend pitcher Chacon indefinitely for insubordination

Let's hear it for Fresno State!

He wants a VP who gives good counsel....

So TONIGHT I phoned

VP straw poll

Hello, Uranus Retrograde, I guess.

I'm up late and looking for a video recommendation.

An interesting juxtaposition of bumper stickers


Yesterday I saw an 8 year old kid on a bike get hit by a car

Dang, it's between Biden and Clark in the Congressional Quarterly VEEPSTAKES!

Concidence vs Meaningful Event

New video of mistreated cows released

U.S. wants to open FDA office in Latin America

Panel endorses 2nd vaccine for kids' virus

Want to buy a printer for nothing but snapshots. Is there one out

Heller affirmed 5-4

So tell me again the food costs have only risen by 7%.

'Twas the night before heller

is it incorperated

Salt substitutes?


Obama's Response to Heller

US Supreme Court rules right to bear arms is an INDIVIDUAL RIGHT!

Heller implications for Licensing

Heller implications for Licensing

I've asked elsewhere here: Does this mean that all laws related to gun ownership

Gun Lawsuit filed Against Chicago

Haaretz reports Israel’s “Knesset approves law allowing property owners to kill intruders”

Official Gun Forum Heller Thread

DC Plans To Implement System For Registering Guns, Draft New Legislation

Pelosi Says D.C. Should Continue Gun Regulation

Soup recipes...



Outraged Daley vows to defend Chicago gun law

Register clears out 'fishy' names (BBC) {redundantly names species}

New theory on the two faces of Mars: gigantic collision

When Threatened, A Few African Frogs Can Morph Toes Into Claws

'Neanderthal tools' found at dig (BBC)

Our Genome Changes Over Lifetime, And May Explain Many 'Late-onset' Diseases

Asparagus on Mars?

What is your favorite blessing/prayer in your religion?

Please check the opinion, p. 19,

9/11, Deep State Violence and the Hope of Internet Politics, by Prof. Peter Dale Scott

A very neat visual aid to understanding HAARP

What was the extent of the airlines' liability?

The Great Illusionist Paul Wolfowitz

USPS Doing "Anthrax" Procedures Out Of The Blue....

Specific Engineering Questions

Anyone know anything about this Disney bill? Kerry is a co-sponsor.

Wow. It's not that often to read an opinion on '04 similar to ours. Good read.

Richard Perle attacks JK as "soft multilateralist" and Obama as more of the same.

Travis grand jury calls on House to discontinue 'ghost voting'

Speaking of ridiculous--here's a hilarious Larry Craig video

McBush leads Obama by only 43% to 38% IN TEXAS! Outgoing TX Sen Cornyn leads Dem. Rick Noriega by 2%

Study: Teachers not being taught math properly

Cut takeover control, competition review says - Toronto Star

I just spent my economic stimulus check in Canada....

6/25 Election Model: OBAMA on a 360 EV roll, but there's a catch..

Noel Runyan rocks!

Clinton now McCain Delegate

Herb Kohl is a worthless piece of shit.

Attn: Madison area golfers!

Davis has 25 by-election rivals

Former state senator recruiting conservatives to challenge Milwaukee Democrats in fall primary


The Man from Earth.

Boston Globe: LTTE on Pew Religion Survey