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Archives: August 2, 2008

Folk's...I Need A Bath

I don't know who any of these people are.....Glenn Greenwald, Tim Russert (he's dead, I hear),

Anyone understand FCC rules/regs?

US Air to charge for soda, coffee to offset fuel costs

The only thing I don't understand about this McClellan/Cheney/Plame stuff

Jesse Jackson for President

Bush History, 8/2 - Info Bush Keeps from Public to Protect Saudi Friends is "damning"

Departing Countrywide exec David Sambol said to be vacationing via company plane: 3 weeks in Africa

John W. McCain Is Just Another Fuckin' Monster

Anthrax story v. Rove contempt >>> distraction?

GOP Computer Guru Controls Key Congressional Websites (from alternet)

On offshore drilling and Obama's position, smart electoral politics, but let's hope it never...

"Don't Hire Any Girls--They Can't Lift As Much As The Boys"

F.C.C. Vote Sets Precedent on Unfettered Web Usage

"American Anthrax used to kill Americans"

WSJ illiteracy - journalists can't read/transcribe a sentence.

Re: the Anthrax Suicide

More than 10,000 detainees released in Iraq

More than 10,000 detainees released in Iraq

Late Late Nite FDL: Monkey Man

It’s the images and not the content of what you say that people remember.

The three stages of a political campaign

Big Oil's biggest quarter ever: $51.5B in all

Rat-owning animal-hoarding rapture-obsessed twin elderly ladies

Message to servicemembers: You are not alone …

Want High-Quality Universal Health Coverage? Fix Medicare First and Use It as a Model

Domestic oil drilling threatens national security

Fournier Named AP Washington Bureau Chief

McCain keeps asking is Obama Ready to Lead? ... HELL YEAH, John, he's ready!

Kucinich seeks to bar US oil firms from Iraq

Michele Bachmann Watch, 8/2/08: MB inspires a theatrical production

Sure Obama is deserving of criticism but

Am I the only one who thinks using Moses in a political ad is offensive?

A bit of hypocrisy I have noticed lately

Male college students more likely than less-educated peers to commit property crimes

The question of right-wing terrorism: anthrax

Obama's next ad

In the linked editorial the author seems to suggest that...

i feel sad

C-SPAN WJ: Eric Lichblau of the NYT...Anthrax Terrorism

How desperate is McCain: Tried to use Sharpton statement

Why did you become a Democrat?

I finally figured out what Obama's Logo reminded me of ...

It appears McWalnuts does have some racist tendencies. If the shoe fits John

Don't streak, get drunk or sleep outside

I think I need to sober up

A poem anybody? "To Roosevelt"

George W. "170 Days Left" Bush Radio: "The failure to act of the Democratically-controlled Congress"

Right-wing lies and the idiots who believe them......introducing the Free Republic

Remember When Obama Didn't Fight Back Against The Clintons?

McCain suffers from "paper gap"

FCC Backs Net Neutrality. Orders Comcast to cease tampering. Hmmmf!

Republicans Hate Celebrities So Much That They Keep Electing Them

How has George W. Bush changed the American landscape?

Academy of War Awards

Criticizing Obama instead of Criticizing McCain is sooooo June & July!

People need to get out of the mindset that electing Obama will be "easy"

Horse dragged more than 200 feet behind four-wheeler

Pic Of A Protester Outside McCain Event

Bob Herbert: Running While Black (Lays the Smackdown on McCain)

George H. W. Bush's Candid Moment: "Our Man Ailes"

George H. W. Bush's Candid Moment: "Our Man Ailes"

Legal Schnauzer's Blog Locked As 'Spam Blog?' Other Liberal Blogger Sites Locked?

The headline reads"Obama opposes slavery reparations, apology "

Anyone else having trouble linking to stories on DU Home page?

BRUCE E. IVINS: A Scientist's Quiet Life Took a Darker Turn


Who really is "not one of us"?

Analysis: Democrats exact price from Bush for war

McCain helped pimp out the "Iraq Anthrax " deception (Glenn Greenwald)

John McCain's insinuation that Obama is the anti-Christ is an invitation to assassination

Kerry rides for Teddy Kennedy in Pan Mass Challenge today

McCain is a LIAR. This is America's Presidential candidate


The Official Seal of the Republican Party

Global warming means more raw sewage in local water: report - Can.

See yesterday's total solar eclipse from the Xinjiang, China

FIX for IE browsers that show ‘Operation Aborted’ error

Who's More Like Britney Spears?

Defying Subpoena, DoD Orders Sexual Assault Program Chief Not To Testify Before Congress


Poll: Voters want candidate with energy answers - Obama Wins:

Tell a lie

ONE: Organization to end world poverty

The Worrier’s Almanac’s Biggest Worry of 2008: The Bush Administration Refuses to Turn Over Power

Did Britney and Paris give McShame permission to use their photos in his ad?

They convicted Martha Stewart, we get Stevens

Plain Dealer's Repuke LTTE's make me SICK!!! Or, "The Media is a Hell of a Drug".

McCain is Obama's Cash Register

more on that newly formed US Fourth Fleet

Hope? For a country that elected Nixon and Bush twice? And where Anthrax 9/11 was inside job?

What the surge really proves is that ethnic cleansing works.

Oh, here's the spin...

Remember how Ken Lay was declared innocent because he died before he was sentenced?

How are "internet cafes" that run like casinos legal?

To celebrate Michael Moore's film fest in Traverse City this weekend, a poll: What's his best film?

Non Sequitur TOON: Pols and Pundits

McCain suggests military-style invasion of American Cities

The Atwater Plan

Smear campaigning is building a fire that cannot be controlled.

Bob Herbert, NY Times Running While Black

The Asian American vote...could be moving decisively to the Democratic Party

Obama needs an ad like this

OK folks - I need an Obama version of the old Burma Shave signs

Texas State Bd. of Education Throws School Districts Under the Bus

Defense Dept blocks testimony of sexual assault prevention official

The Commander In Chief Test: McCain's Greatest Hits

Sexism, Racism, Bad Jokes, and that McCain Ad, by Sherman Yellin

If I reboot and browse DU with IE6, after about 15 minutes, DU is blocked...

Obama Headquarters opening in Tallahassee on Tuesday

Jeb, Inc. - You will love this Special Reprt!

Rasmussen, 8/2: Obama 44%, McCain 43% - "Number of Democrats in US Declines in July"

True story: I was playing online free poker tonight...

John McCain and the Stockholm Syndrome

Would Va. Gov. Kaine as VP

Shooting raises question: It is safe to be a liberal


Utah millionaire donates money to fight California's anti-gay marriage amendment

Am I the only one who thinks mccain just ain't white enough?

Pelosi: #870

Most appalling: the race card, the Hitler card, or the Antichrist card

Cost of religion in the United States

DNA used recently from Jon Benet case

Years ago, I used to be a relatively sane person.

How about an ad from Obama that lets the people decide?

Pretending I'm the Guy with the McCain Sticker on my Car...

Twenty-three electric utilities went to Germany to learn solar

Hard times good for the 'sole'.....Shoe repair biz perks up in recession

In Cipro We Trust

LaBarbera’s Incoherence on Hate Crimes

A Tale of Two Terrorists-Jose Padilla, Dr. Bruce Ivins-by Dood Abides

Government planning "insider" ACTA group

Obama: “They’re very good at negative campaigning– they’re not so good at governing.”

TPM: It's Hard

Is Bush a Hohenzollern or a Romanov?

We had a bad week and the problem isn't the ads

Sen Stevens 'Not Worried' About Indictments

Talking points: The truth about taxes and McCain and Obama

Economy/ "The Race Card": Obama LIVE on MSNBC now

I think we need to compile a list of McCains greatest jokes

Obama speaking on m$nbc; holding news conference, 7:55amCT. nt

Did the McSame campaign get permission/licensing from Viacom for the "Ten Commandments" footage?

Does anyone here use either grid-tied or off-grid solar power?

My wife just got invited to The Big Tent!

People, don't be reactionary... Obama is ALL about working in a bipartisan fashion. Drilling bill...

I just now opened my mailbox and I got junk mail from National Review.

Move on looking for artists to exhibit in Denver during the convention

Quick question for your collective amusement

Obama is charismatic

****Heads Up: Obama Live Right Now Campaigns In Titusville, Florida****

McCain's own website referred to him as a "political celebrity".

That McCain guy. I don't like him much.

"Democratic Strategists" Need Coaching. NOW.

Why the big smear-a-thon all of a sudden?

Still more on propaganda

Col. Ann Wright: Sexual Assault in the Military: A DoD Cover-Up?

Kennedy/Nixon pre election polls for August

McCain knocks Obama's speaking style

Very, very interesting side-bar in new Rolling Stone (McCain/media lovefest)...

"McCain Is A Scumbag: It's Time For Barack To Take Him Down"

New site supports an Obama / Clark ticket (Draft Clark as VP)

Here's what Bill Clinton can do to get back in the fold....

McInsane Media Bias more than Obvious. Remember when Obama was accused of playing the Age Card?

How Obama can win Nevada

Rand Report Discredits Bush, Leaves McCain Without a Campaign

The Point of the Moses Ad (and the Celebrity Ad)

Wikileaks: Justice, Texas style -- read about it while you can

Barack's Town Hall in Titusville, Florida - Full Speech

Reuters: Economic models predict clear Obama win in November

Obama has a point

NYT: Shipping Costs Start to Crimp Globalization

DNC blasts McCain's 'shameful' tactics -- 'desperate,' 'dishonorable,' 'outright lies,' ...

anyone using Comcast having trouble with the DU site

Should the Moderators Stop ANY Obama Bashing on this forum???

"Is the Obama Campaign Orchestrating These Weird Episodes by Blacks to Make Him Look Normal?"

Low Road Hurts McCain, But It's His Best Chance

McCain donating Ted Stevens’ $$ to charity

Damn - that John McCain is one really funny guy!

In your opinion was Bruce E. Ivins the anthrax mailer?

AlterNet: Talk Radio and the Conspiracy to Kill

AlterNet: Talk Radio and the Conspiracy to Kill

Change vs McCain

Has anyone been to this website?

One of Obama's greatest STRENGTHS is his unshakable COOLNESS.

The oil in ANWR and the Gulf of Mexico isn't going anywhere!

Swing State Clusters Tell Story of Potential "Map-Changing" Obama Landslide

McCain was seen as a maverick because he said nasty things about republicans. Hence the media love.

McCain comparing Obama to Moses, is it projection?

ABC News:

GOP senator: Obama did NOT play the race card

The Low-Road Warrior (NY Magazine)

How Dare He Play the Winning Card!

"I'm young, I'm new to the national scene, my name is Barack Obama"

OMFG! Ya gotta see AND READ this:

Now when I hear "Paris" or "Britney" I think McCain.

The people upset with Obama

Did anyone else hear the McCain surrogate accuse Obama of attacking McCain

Hmmm..... I wonder where the McCain campiagn is picking up the

Killer in ambush may be charged in Michigan and Wisconsin

Details emerge about the Wisconsin killing of 3 teens at the Michigan border.

The Rove strategy is to take your strength and make it a weakness

Fighting Back

Got an idea. Can someone draw a coupon worth $1,000 saying it is redeemable

Offshore drilling is just like the Iraq War stampede of 2002

McCain picks his VP candidate. She is thought to add enthusiasm and popularity to his campaign!

GOP tries dinging Obama on drilling but...

From out and about amongst red-staters: The "high road" is ir-relevant.

Milbank To People Criticizing His Obama-Is-Presumtuous WaPo Hitjob Piece: You're Whiners....

Obama: Yes To Slavery Apology, No To Reparations

Has everyone seen the new mcshame add

Why aren't Republicans ever accused of playing the "race card" when they tell us Obama is racist?

Has Obama said anything about

Rasmussen daily GE graph for 8/2/08 - Obama 44, McCain 43 (O down 1)

Obama Agrees To 3 Debates With McCain

Do the great unwashed ( voters) know more about Paris H than Obama?

McCain Website Scrubbed Article Calling Him "Political Celebrity"

Remember who the first world leader was to visit Washington after 9/11?

British forces in Afghanistan may have to rent helicopters (from Blackwater)

Remember this stupid slogan from 2004?

I am beginning to belive the single most important thing to do is bring back the Fairness Doctrine..

WTF? Study Finds H.I.V. Infection Is 40% Higher Than Estimated-US significantly underreported.

Trent Lott - another corrupt Republican POS

Time to destroy the 'legitimacy' of the Republican party.

Bill to force Bush to get Congressional approval on Iraq security agreement

Brent Budowsky: McCain, Media Allies Play the Uppity Black Card

CIA Veteran Rips Agency, Tests Limits of Right to Publish Without Permission

The "St. Ronnie" Koolaid is some scary sh*t......

Where Have You Gone, John? by Jonathan Alter

Letter to (Yet Another) Totally Straight Wide-Stance Republican

Obama's remarks at the Urban League - thanks to a poster at DailyKos...

Not Obamas campaign but maybe a womens group needs to come out with an ad...

Obama needs a semi-new message.

I listened to talk radio for 2 hours straight. 3 obvious lies + incalculable amounts of manure

Anybody remember the Hart-Rudman Commission?

McCain picked his running mate a few minutes ago!

McCain blows the dog whistle

‘This is not a cost-free exercise’

Congress, agency argue over plan to use supplies from U.S. firms

The Last Campaign

If you were designing a TV ad for Obama--what would it say?

I found a picture of the anti-christ and he doesn't look anything like Obama

A bill to prohibit secret modifications and revocations of the law

A question for our lawyers. What is the statute of limitations for

The Youth Vote - Access, Not Apathy

Whose Racist Now? - One & 'Only Black Reporter' Booted From McCain Event

Bush 2.0

Toyota Announces the Development of the Winglet, a Personal Transport Assistant (a la Segway) . . .

Garfield minus Garfield

Guys! I'm on! Really nice interview!

I just gota rant

Employers in U.S. Cutting Jobs, Hours, Signaling Slower Growth

Are the citizens of the United States ready to imprison a former President?

John McCain and the Art of the Big Lie

Does anyone know McCain's history on fighting against MLK holiday?

So...Chet Edwards Being Considered For Veep According To Newsweek

Weird, but last I checked, Barack is still leading in all of the polls!

I have been hard on Obama this week but I was just thinking

Limbaugh marks 20 years on the air with call from the Bush family.

John McCain and the Art of the Big Lie

John McCain Blames Rise of Internet on New York Times Editorial Board

Potential for life life on mars?

Assume You Are Big Media And You Want To Beat Obama- What Do You Do?

The new laptop seizure rules add to a piece of tinfoil I've worried about for a while

“The largest field operation in the history of American politics.”

The arrow of conventional wisdom has spoken about who won the week

Fla Dems: McCain voted against NASA funding

Breaking MA: Rockefeller Arrested In Baltimore, Kidnapped daughter safe

Gallup, 8/2: Obama and McCain tied at 44% for a second day

Senator Barack Obama softening his stance on offshore drilling?

Thousands of Wal-Mart managers summoned to mandatory meetings, told no Dems or Unions

MarketWatch: First Priority becomes eighth bank failure this year

We're already at war against Iran

Once Again (This Time On Oil Drilling) Media EDITS Most Important Paragraph Of Obama Quote

Gallup has it tied at 44% each

Plenty Of Hours Ahead For Lawyers In Debt Cases

Quick reference to Obama rumors and hoaxes.


Crisis Looms as Corporations Seize Control of Commodities

A girl at the McDonald's nametag was "NAZI"

Today I completed a Zogby survey which seemed to be trying to assess

One Month After 9/11, McCain Said Anthrax ‘May Have Come From Iraq'

"the White House will be the people’s house" - BO Urban League Today

America's Police State: Did Ya Ever Get the Feeling You Was Being Watched?

If you buy the polls, you sell the election

A picture is worth.......

Boehner is a real bonehead

MSNBC: Veep Watch: An Indiana lay over (Tues. evening through Wednesday afternoon)

Obama is going to win, right? Calm me down!

Cindy McCain is nothing but a Liar!

I'm listening to a Thom Hartmann rebroadcast, with that Terry Jeffrey dude.....

I'm listening to a Thom Hartmann rebroadcast, with that Terry Jeffrey dude.....

Why is the Obama campaign giving McCain something else to attack him for (refusing extra debates)

U.S. mulls what do to with any Guantanamo convict

Photos Of Obama At The National Urban League

Which TV network has ben most pro-McCain?

What is wrong with John's left eye? It wasn't like that when he was young.

Don't crashed planes leave wreckage?

CNN Poll of Polls: Obama down 2 from last week, but "still in the lead"

RePuke governors are making the U.S. recession worse

Greyhound bus passenger eats fellow passenger, a little.

***Heads Up: For Those Who Missed Obama`s Speech At The National Urban Leauge Can Watch It Here***

A tour of Saddam Hussein's yacht (VIDEO)

Investigatin' is HARD WORK! After suicide, feds consider closing anthrax case

Can you name the 16 members of the intelligence community?

HELP needed: debt consolidation services

McCain wants to unleash Iraq-style "surge" (w/ US troops?) on US inner-cities to "control crime"

In Senate, GOP Braces For Cold November

New Branch of Medicine -- er, sort of

Freeper on Ice!

Rick Davis does know his “smears” alright. Obama needs to hit back hard

Rick Davis does know his “smears” alright. Obama needs to hit back hard

Phoenix about to announce "potential for life" on Mars

Hey DU!! Check this out: McCain revives campaign with scrappy smarts

Mc Cain is either suffering from pre-senile dementia, or a pathological liar. Can there be another

McCain "deals the stupid card" wants to militarize American cities

DU often not accessible today....must leave window open here

Barack Obama's birthday is in two days.

Even the birds are for Obama!

Is Obama too skinny to be president?

Finally! The truth about McCrabby

To win Florida, Obama must turn young supporters into young voters. (St. Petersburg Times)

To win Florida, Obama must turn young supporters into young voters. (St. Petersburg Times)

Toyota reveals Segway-type scooter

Type into your web browser -- Editing: site NOT owned by the DNC

It Will Be Like Trying To Live On A Yo-Yo

Does McCain remind anyone of Eddie Haskell?

Karadzic protected by US until he broke 'deal': Belgrade report

How to win 2008: McCain = Bush

McCain, Britney & Paris Counter Ad!

hehe have you seen dickipedia? I just found it very funny

No Love for the Greenback

Chimpanzees used for medical testing 'show signs of torture' (The Independent)

Wikileaks: Scientology's prison system

August 2004: election Kerry-327, Bush-211

my internet provider-(at&t dsl) had to come out and provide me with a new modem today...

We are at war with Iran right now. We just don’t have the moral courage to admit it.-By Scott Ritter

I think Bruce Ivins was Murdered I mean Suicided

Obama as Forerunner to the Anti-Christ

Obama is going to win the popular vote, but that doesn't guarantee victory

Senator Obama should vet fall debate moderators

Leo (Obama) has a win percent of 36 points vs 33 for Virgo (McCain) historically

2011 Chevy Cruze Caught Testing in Germany

2011 Chevy Cruze Caught Testing in Germany

Obama says offshore drilling stance nothing new

Hey Pelosi! I'm pretty sure "Obstruction of Justice" is a crime!

"Obama Nation".... Corsi's screed about Obama....

Anthrax Case - Curiouser and Curiouser:

I found something disgusting in a co-workers desk today

Gasp! The CEO of the Gallup Poll is a repug!

Correct me if I'm wrong, but...

60's protest rant

Why would working folks vote for the party most responsible for .....

Why CNN mocked the impeachment hearings.

Does YOUR City Have A REAL-TIME Bus Tracker?

I saw two cop cars run a stop sign the other day

Proof! Just six degrees of separation between us

So, is Governor Crist of Florida really that orange in real life?

McCain v. The New York Times


McCain: "He doesn't seem like a serious president to me."

Question: Do The Banks Have To Pay The Property Taxes on Foreclosed Homes?

Obama in Titusville this morning... PICS!

Obama addresses National Urban League

windfall profit tax effects

It's Clinton!! It's Kerry!! It's Kaine!! It's's...let's wait!

argh (IT question) - Does anyone here know PHP ?

I'm I missing something why is it a negative for a black candidate to talk race


Just out of curiosity, is Ron Paul still running for president?

Walmart won't cash it's own money orders!

An observation from Russia

So... If Obama is the AntiChrist, shouldn't fundies vote for him to "get their Armageddon on"?

Heads up. TCM is running Chaplin's "The Great Dictator" right now

Is there any streaming of Obama at the Urban League?

Americans would be "outraged" if they knew info Bush was hiding to protect his Saudi friends

Congressional Recess....

I hate, hate, hate, hate, hate, hate, hate, hate, hate CNN!

NY Times: Whole Foods Looks for a Fresh Image in Lean Times

Obama is not Skinny. Obama is fit, slim and trim. Big Difference!

Is Obama "Untouchable?"

BREAKING NEWS: Parade Accident in Wisconsin WITH PHOTOS

Gramps/Grumps: "If he's the grumpy old man...that's not going to play well with the public." (TPM)

John McCain Would Be One Of the Top 5 Richest Presidents Ever

John McCain Would Be One Of the Top 5 Richest Presidents Ever

Oil: Behind the Big Numbers

Wall Street Journal Reporter Invents "Is Obama Too Skinny" Issue out of Wholecloth

***** Just got back from NUL: Pics ****


Jonathan Alter Nails "Immature" McCain :: "Where Have You Gone, John?"

The Real John McCain Shows Up

Forgive me for this but

Only black reporter kicked out of McCain event for no reason.

The Trib, Tampa's right-leaning paper, and their coverage of Obama in St. Pete

Thank God it's August! Then all we'll have to read is posts from

My struggle to give a clue to the McInsain Supporter: A Rant...

Senator Kerry cycled 110 miles for Ted Kennedy in the Pan-Mass Challenge today

DUer music lovers might want to avoid Aspen. Condi playing piano in a music competition there.

"I’m opposed of it" John McCain, illiterate circus clown GOP candidate for President.

How dickish is McCain Camp? "Our Town-Hall Proposal Is "Beneath A Worldwide Celebrity""

Can you imagine what would happen if McCain won?

Opponents say San Francisco sewer plant too ‘useful’ to be named after Bush

No Autopsy for Bruce E. Ivins (Anthrax "killer")...Case Closed.

There's only one way mccain can win the election, the same way bush did.

2004 weekly Rasmussen numbers and why Obama is still doing fine

The GOP power-brokers. Surely they opposed McCain from the

Will someone please inform Dowd....

Went to the National Constitution Center today.

Media Corsi's Obama Nation echo falsehood and baseless charge in book

Little Timmy "The Tool" Pawlenty says supporting Obama is like bungee jumping.

Both John Sidney McCain III & Paris Hilton are charter members of the "Lucky Sperm Club"


Website Suggests Obama-Bayh Ticket

(Updated) McCain is a mean nasty liar. Proof:

Where do you think Osama bin Laden is?

Things about Barack that make Johnny PEA GREEN WITH ENVY:

The Danger of McCain and Why Obama Must Win

Peak Oil: Another Fine Jackpine Rant

In the Debates, Remember the Eggs..those Damn Eggs!

So there you have it, anthrax case closed, dick & dubya get off Scott free again.

Never thought I'd compliment Russert, but watch this, and you will, too.

Kerry vs. Lieberman on MTP tomorrow. I wonder how the true

McCain's labels won't stick

RE: The article "The Untouchable: Why nothing the press throws at Obama sticks"

The McCain campaign is beyond Childish

Offshore drilling and Obama.

In 2004, the media attacked Kerry for his wealth and "marrying for money."

Have Funny Feeling They'll Lower the Bar for McCain in Debates

You Know What's More Damaging than the Pics of Britney/Paris?

So now that the MSM thinks they have a dogfight on their hands,

Holy Cow! ... Look what's going on out in farm country.


McCain IS a Ferragamo man! Pics

Selection of a VP candidate can make or break a presidential campaign (Kans City Star)

Politico (and AP): McCain is vetting Cantor

Absolutely WORST possible VP for Obama:

If we eliminated, oh, 15% of the hardcore members of each party

The Democratic ticket that McCain could never defeat

Boulder Theater to simulcast Obama acceptance speech

Need some help with my HuffPo piece, please -

Upcoming Wall Street Journal Op-Ed

My new nickname for John boy....

What is Obama's stance on drilling in ANWR?

The radioactive cash burning a hole in Gordon Smith's finely-tailored pocket

"Obama retracted his [racist] accusations and we're thankful and ready to move on."

You've gotta see this! What If the News Ran The John McCain "C*nt" Story?

Rahm Emanuel to be Obama's debate negotiator

If anyone thinks Obama will be soft on McCain, think again..look who is on his team

No matter who mailed the anthrax, it came from a government lab!

Art for Obama - Submit yours to the Manifest Hope Gallery

Only In BushAmerica-Detainess Can Be Held FOREVER-"Even If Found Innocent"

Obama for America


Bush: "I'm gonna endorse Barack Obama!"

McGoonSquad evicts African-American reporter at rally.

What will be your first words when Obama wins?

MSNBC: 44-lb cat rescued was homeless due to owner's home FORECLOSURE

Veepstakes and polls - from Kaine to Bloomberg

Is there a way that Media outlets could be fined for repeating falsehoods

McCain is one Arrogant Pompous little Prick - "I know how to Win Wars"

Everything you always wanted to know about Evan Bayh - but were afraid to ask

If you campaign like Rove, you will govern like Bush

Election Activism: Rolling out a prototype, please PM me if you would like to participate...

The only thing I really care about in a VP is the he/she helps us win a state

The only thing I really care about in a VP is the he/she helps us win a state

Top Ten Questions for John “I know how to win wars” McCain

Airmen list 13 changes they want Moseley’s replacement to make

What Is The BOTTOM LINE For You? (In A VP Candidate)

How Did A Whackjob "Homicidal" Scientist Get Security Clearance To Work With Bioterrorism Agents?

2 good NPR reports on anthrax - clearance, colleagues, family harassment

Any Good Ideas for a "bumper sticker" response to the claim that "The Surge Is Working"?

John McCain doesn't recall how he voted on the MLK holiday - while at the National Urban League

Nader's statement has haunted me - Are we political slaves to a two party system?

OK then. What if McCain wins after the manner of ...

Debates: What Will be the Shit Question and Asked by Whom?

What is a “low information voter”?

Shooting raises question: Is it safe to be a liberal in America?

Democrats anxious for Obama to widen lead

On the Road with the "Virtual Army Experience"

Obama needs to take 'Clinton Country' by storm

"Are Kaine and Bayh the best Obama can do?"

Wolcott on Mcain's Everybody-Likes-Obama Whiny Ad....

FBI planning to close anthrax investigation after suicide?

CNN Ran My McCain/Edwards Story...Maybe

A parting gift (or is it a parting shot?) from the * Administration:

Does anyone really think that Obama lost 9 points in 6 days like Gallup showed?

and THAT is change we can- alright, who the fuck made that sign?

Aug 2 Obama 316 McCain 209 Ties 13 currently Florida is leaning DEM

Abusing Our Wounded Warriors With Dirty Politics

Hoosiers who would make better VP's than Bayh

THE MATH Weekly – For the Week Ending Sunday, Aug 3 – Obama 350, McCain 188 (Link)

Pelosi is really pissing me off.

Be Afraid, Obama - McCain is Making 'Scrappy Remarks'!!!

Pelosi bends to National Rifle Association to help out Blue Dogs

Impeachment Support Makes Wexler a Target

ATT: Speaker PELOSI-- Here is a law BUSH HAS BROKEN

The latent Christian in me is starting to pity John McCain.

McCain-Backing GOP Senator (Mel Martinez): Obama Did Not Play the Race Card

another school year approaches and, yup, the pukes push vouchers.

One thing to keep an eye on about the Gallup poll.

Going to the convention? Reuters will give you a video camera...

Dutch magazine: 'George Bush no. 1 war criminal; above Kim-Jong Il and Mugabe'

What happened to Seteria Brown?

Does the shoddy treatment Wal Mart employees have consistently received over the years from...

The Five Key Issues On Which Democratic and GOP Leadership Always Agree

Another bank goes bye-bye

MUST Read- Dr. Meryl Nass, MD on Ivins "Suicide."

In veep search, McCain asks Cantor for records ( AP )

Hal Lindsey writes: How Obama prepped world for the Antichrist.

US auto sales slump to 16-year low in July

It's Bayh! Obama Picks Bayh for VP!!!

how much time did Valerie Plame spend outside her "cubicle" in Langley? I just talked to a former

Fox News Has Video Of “Raisin’ McCain” Country Music Concert Attended By Hundreds. Raisin McCain LOL

Another mysterious suicide. Remember Dr. David Kelly microbiologist

Why are people so upset with Obama moving toward the middle?

Anthrax killer: Who is Jean C. Duley?

So this shoes deal! Been out of town and am just catching up

Democrats can dump on progressives and they know they will still vote for them

Toby Keith: ‘Black Society’ Thinks Obama ‘Talks, Acts and Carries Himself As A Caucasian’

Larisa Alexandrovna: A Suggestion to FBI Investigators, RE: Anthrax...

MY DAD BLOWS ANOTHER GASKET- another great response to a neocon

Bill Clinton's 'Lifetime Responsibility' to Rwanda

Richard Belzer: Regrets: I Have a Few

World's oldest joke traced back to 1900 BC

Hey, Maureen Dowd's best column in months on Sunday. She nails it.

For a hilarious, spot-on assessment of the McLame ad:

Obama needs to kick the shit out of McCain and the GOP !

If you believe Obama is NOT the AntiChrist, who do you think is?

If Obama Does Not Win, Blame The American People

What is the biggest threat to Americans today?

Anthrax suspect would have gotten vaccine royalties

The Las Vegas ReviewJournal would like to have your comments about Silver State Bancorp story

I want to know: Is there anything Obama will take a stand on?

Angry Black Man

McCain's "Country First Concert" Only Gets Hundreds Of People. And It Was FREE! LOL!

Robert Parry: McCain, Anthrax & the Afghan Blunder

Grand Canyon

Media On three Hannity programs, Corsi offered another falsehood:

Gallup or Intrade?

We had to live through both Gore and Kerry to develop the ABILITY to ignore the MSM

Please help me find a republican campaign that replaced a flag logo with its own logo...

Isn't the Moses ad the "he's an uppity black guy who thinks hes better than we are" ad?

Could the massive short covering of a company in Tulsa cause oil to go up by 20$ ??

Mental Illness Quiz!

So, this crazy murder in Canada is really showcasing ignorance toward the mentally ill

My two cents on the Anthrax Suicide… from a former spook

Truth, Fiction, Yes/No, Maybe???? re: Green Energy

Democracy more or less intact? Take off the rose colored glasses, Krugman!

ATTENTION! Don't you NEVER bring your laptop to an international flight!

McCan't is Anti-Obama and Nothing More.

In the two hundred plus years America has been a country, what would you say was it's best decade?

Chess vs. Checkers: Why Barack Obama May Pick Hillary Clinton as VP

Say what you want, turds! I love the show COPS!

Only smooth pimps are allowed to post in this thread!

I need a logo redesigned. Who do I need, a graphics designer? It's a simple job.

i can't believe it, Lindsay Lohan is in the news and i'm taking her side

It's a shame about Ray

You! Yeah, you... Cat Lover

Well, I signed up for early voting again for the November election,

Inspired by BrotherBuzz ..... Dixie the Dinosaur

Spoiler alert!

I just picked up a copy of "Breaking Dawn"

Some music, just for fun - Ray Charles, Willie Nelson, Fats Domino, Rosetta Tharpe, Nina Simone...

Ooooh, I love the smell of cucumber/melon candles.


And you though your job search was going bad?

The Kentucky Fried Movie or Amazon Women on the Moon?

Just saw the feel good movie of the 90's....

I'm drunk. WHEEEEEE!!!

Okay, that does it. Sniffa and Bi-Baby need to take a big 'ole vaca'.

Sexiest Guvnah in the whole country right heah

Everytime I get up my cat goes running towards his food bowl

It would really be nice to sleep at some point

Everytime I get on up my papa goes running towards his brand new bag.

Was supposed to work today but slept for almost twelve hours!

Grrrr. XM isn't streaming Lollapalooza online

Good Morning. Does someone have a link handy for AVG free anti-virus download?

In honor of a certain DUer, I spent $1200 at Walmart this morning.

What the #$@%! is "soft" Viagra?

George Kennedy is still alive.

TV stands - would you stack two of them together to double the height?

Why does every chick flick always have the star falling down or knocking shit over about 50 times?

Know what's funny? Know-it-alls who actually don't know shit.

Why do Saturday morning, coffee and New Order go so well together?

Hot Summer Day

Are you claustrophobic or agoraphobic?

Holy shit, Nas' new album is great

WOW I Met Somone At The Bar

Lucy just made an U-Turn in The Holland Tunnel --

Favorite actress that Woody Allen took as a relationship partner?

"Surf Nazis Must Die" fans: check in!

which do you prefer?

Surf Ninja fans check in!!!

Saw Dark Knight last night. Great movie, even though GOP Propaganda

Saw Dark Knight last night. Great movie, even though GOP Propaganda

I found Goldfinger in a dumpster.

I found Goldmember in a dumpster.

The real reason Jesus's face keeps turning up in stupid places like toast and tarmac spills.

The real reason Jesus's face keeps turning up in stupid places like toast and tarmac spills.

"Don't Come In My Ear" - Laura Ingraham

Battery dead again in my VW Golf

Once again, CNN focuses on serious issues plaguing our society

What is reality?

I found a Golf in a dumpster.

Chimney Jump Record-Gazette

A hilarious and clever LTTE to today's Boston Globe re: Manny

I found God in a dumpster

Our Father (The New, Revised Edition)

Ben Orr's voice. One of the best things about the 70s and 80s.

Movie with the greatest cars

I just saw the most depressing, downer movie of the 90's...

I'm baaaaack

Anyone here who wouldn't want their child in a gifted program?

You Dropped Your Bible....

How many DUers are on OKCupid (or other dating sites?)

Attention DU Grammar Nazis - rules grammar change

Awkward moment during my lunch break.

You know what's funny about "Wu-tang Clan"?

The New Twilight Book Is Getting Some Of The Worst Reviews I've Ever Seen

They're making a new Pattulla

Use this thread to start some horrid shit

How does nature know what our most important structures are?

Cat location update


I found Goldie Hawn dumped

When you get your mail, do you:

So if I were to go vegan for say, 90 days, would it help to go Vegetarian for 10 days before?

Turtles 101.

Garfield minus Garfield

Please delete.

Pretty sure I will get flamed but I like John Mayer


Please delete.

Roger Ebert Reviews: Step Brothers - "Sometimes I think I am living in a nightmare."

I have a really bad feeling right now

Crockett and Evan

Is wanting a Kennedy moment such a bad thing?

It's the Circle of Life!

Okay, you're gay, that's great

Which Bundy would you rather go out with?

I'm a little bit drunk and a whole lot bored. Ask me ANYTHING.

Tori Spelling Adopts Twins

What The Deal With That Billy Mays Guy?

I'm in love...

DUr's - lets see if we can't help this little dude get needed operation, ok?

Complete this phrase:

I think this photo turned out well, do you?

Post a picture of a cat laying on its back, waiting for a tummy rub

Saffron, Artichoke Heart, and Leek Risotto - what do you think?

So who's watching the X games?

So who's watching the X games?

The Jazz Image is on right now

New drill song for Marines about McSame:

Am I sick for liking Woody Allen's movies?

Top Ten Reasons Cats and Tequila Don't Mix.

Computer Illiterate asks how to make a document searchable for words and tagged categories later on?

How Italians are different from Europeans. (Really funny animated vid)

You know what feels good and brings a smile to my face?

Is this a cool outfit?


Flaming shots are so cool...

For the DU women..

Well, the fireworks show was a total bust due to fog, but I did get this

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 8/2/08

Do you know why blind people do not skydive?

I'm going to have mango margaritas tonight

What's for Dinner, DU?

Ok, if Paris Hilton can play poker, I should be able to learn...Right?

So here is Jack! He is the puppy that I rescued two months ago.

476 (475 after this post )

Well can you all see this?

Twice in the last week I've been asked if I want a soda

Men are 5X more likely to get hairy palms than women

Lawyer: Tags on Snoop Dogg pot-bust bus were good

What would you choose for a last meal?

NY girl falls 14 stories, saved by sooty landing

Saturday night insomniac thread

I'm so bored I just washed the dishes on a Saturday night--

Do you ever put off going to bed because you have to go to work the following day?

Saturday Night is Group Sex night.

6 minutes to Space-X launch, live streaming

Has anybody seen my gold-plated connector pins?

10 Facts and Myths about Mental illness

You all DO know that I slept with Walter Cronkite, right?

"That user does not wish to receive private messages"

Congratulations, Doug, on making the finals

my new all-time favorite band! thenewno2 w/ Dhani Harrison

Poll question: which do you prefer?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 8/2/2008)


Find a more annoying song than this one....

Saturday night picture thread!!!!!!

After the dream I just had, no going back to sleep for me tonite!!

My vegetarian wife is at the store buying me a steak

From my "It's about time" department...

I'm considering ordering pizza.

LALALALALALA! I can't hear you!!!

NFL starts tomorrow! Yay!!

I found Gold in a dumpster.

These Smart Cars don't seem all that smart.

How does one know when they have reached intoxication?

Men are 5X more likely to get hearing loss than women

Exam #5 on Monday. Taking a break from studying. How is everybody?

I feel totally defunct, and I need input 'cause I'm too defunct to think for myself.

The United Countries of Baseball

Advice on resuscitating Sculpey?

I've never made patella

Has anybody seen Maddy?

Are you a god?

People Will Come. Ray

Post a prison movie here!

A girl at the McDonald's nametag was "NAZI"

Angels One Five. One of the best forgotten films.

Obscure yet obnoxiously catchy songs thread

"Yeah, there were horses, and a man on fire,

Zelda has many yoga poses

Book signing in NYC on Wednesday

Any other tech-savvy people who can't stand texting?

Does anyone else feel ANGRY when someone dies young?

Douchebag Beach: It's closer than you think

I've never made paella.

Just heard the feel good song of the 90's

Have you ever gone to "Scared Straight"?

My computer keeps locking up.

Craigslist: ASSHOLE HUSBAND for sale, or will trade for dog toys

Kitten Picture of the Day for Sunday August 3

Today's rant about idiotic drivers. *^%$!@#%^**^%$#@@!!

Just got home from seeing The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emporer - Ask me anything!

If you were in charge of the world . . . what's the first thing you'd do to

Favorite mountain range?

Sexually deviant zuchinni

Do You Understand Your Cat?

So, Lounge. What would you do? (Long story...gotta get this outta my system)

Obama supports the offshore drilling plan of the Gang of 10. Some details...

Post a video with a great drum solo.

Pics From Colorado (to remind me it was once cool) dial up warning

Fuck it

FCC Tries to Avert Threatened Satellite Cutoff

Census (is) asked to recognize gay marriages

Baumholder playground shuttered over lead concerns

John Warner: Jimmy Carter Was Right

Obama says would consider limited offshore drilling

House GOP Revolts over gas prices

US-ICE announces "Special Departure": gives non-criminal fugitive aliens opportunity to avoid arrest

Company asks pharmacists, hospitals to return drug

IOC denies deal on internet curbs

Countrywide insider stole mortgage applicants' data (and sold it), FBI says

Texas rejects $105,000 for land sought for border fence

Pakistani Taliban deny Zawahri death report

ND towns unfazed by ICBM rocket booster in ditch

NRA Sends Spy Into Anti-Gun Groups

US 'held suspects on British territory in 2006'

Documents: Contractor Culpable in Shaler Soldier's Electrocution

Miami lawmaker (Lincoln Diaz Balart -R, Fl.) opposes Little League team's trip to Cuba

S&P emails slammed mortgage debt products: report ("house of cards")

Iran, on deadline day, vows "no retreat" on nuclear enrichment issue.

Obama Agrees to Three Debates, No Town-Halls

Karadzic protected by US until he broke 'deal': Belgrade report

Protest in national capital over Amarnath land row (India)

McCain brings in 'The Bullet' as White House race turns nasty

Official Union Set Up in China at Wal-Mart

Rate of new HIV infections worse (40% higher) than thought, U.S. officials say

FARC Dissidents Assist Colombia

McCain chides Obama over school vouchers

Defiant Chinese Harassed, Jailed Before Olympics; Crackdown Defies Vow Beijing Made to Be Host

Bin Laden driver could stay indefinitely at Gitmo (even if found innocent)

Judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit against Nancy Grace and CNN

State loses attempt to argue anew for sex toy ban

Fire reported at Fred Phelps’ Westboro Baptist Church

Counselor: Anthrax Scientist Was 'Homicidal'

Fox News Busted

Countdown: Wal-Mart, The Republican Brand

Countdown: Bushed! August 1, 2008

Countdown: Anthrax, The Long Road

5th Dimension-Aquarius

After 9/11, McCain Linked Anthrax to Iraq

Countdown: Worst Person August 1, 2008

W Bush Trailer Directed by Oliver Stone

The Number 2

Barack Obama in Titusville, Florida - on the need for technological innovation and the space program

Straight Face Express

Chuck Hagel and Jack Reed Slam McCain

John McCain and A Respectful Campaign

CBS News: 1975 Defense Budget

ABC News: Golan Heights circa 1975

McPain Is All For Two Parent Families!

VERDICT: CREW's Melanie Sloan on Sen. Stevens Indictment

Oh McCain Directors Cut

Obama: McCain Camp not Racist; They're Cynical

Obama: McCain`s Campaign "Cynical"

Countdown: Anthrax Attacks Inside Job?

Obama at the NUL: I will not raise taxes on families that earn $250,000 or less

A Message from Maya Soetoro-Ng (Barack Obama's sister)

Bob Barr: Karl Rove is in Contempt

Let Us Be! (Barack Obama, New Music)

Grammys 1969: Performance from "Hair"

The Headzup/GoLeft Week In Cartoons

TYT: Cenk's Take On Obama & Off-Shore Drilling

School House Rock (Conspiracy Theory Rock)

"Go Tell Mama - I'm For Obama!" Barack Obama Music Video

TYT: McCain Wearing $520 Italian Shoes = LoaferGate!

Priceless :: Asshat Hannity cues up anti-McCain ad by accident

Obama at NUL: "We face serious issues in this election...I'm not gonna talk about Paris or Britney."

ABC News: 1972 Democratic Calf. Primary

What If the News Ran The John McCain "C" Story

change is on the way -- song w/images

Hillary at fundraiser this week discusses whether her name will be on ballot.

Now Playing = STEALING AMERICA: Vote by Vote = Selected Scenes

Time, Finally, for Real Fuel Economy

OPINION: U.K. better than most of Europe at reporting anti-Semitism

Bob Herbert:: Running While Black

The ‘Empire of Chaos’ or living in the age of impunity By William Bowles

Obama's best strategy? Attack

How the US Can Get its Groove Back

Schwarzengger's Water Empire

The Republican Racist Campaign

The Nation: Access, Not Apathy

Male college students more likely than less-educated peers to commit property crimes

Obama’s Revenge on the 'Moses Ad': Compares McCain to The Pharaoh

What Next for Affordable Housing? The sub-prime mortgage crisis offers a silver lining .....

Honest Abe wouldn't recognize his own party

Shipping Costs Start to Crimp Globalization

Alan Brinkley reviews Jane Mayer's "The Dark Side" for the NYT

The Wrecking Crew by Thomas Frank

Unitarians Keep the Faith After Attack in Church

Women end up less happy than men

U.S. Corporations Support Chinese Police State

Is the US complicit in covering up right-wing paramilitary links?

THE MATH Weekly – For the Week Ending Sunday, Aug 3 – Obama 350, McCain 188

Soldiers face Article 32 over detainee deaths

Army investigating shooting death of soldier

House approves ’09 VA, construction spending

Senate takes last futile stab at defense bill

Bill to allow media at military ceremonies

Navy: Small valve leak found on nuclear sub

172nd Infantry Brigade trains up for another rotation

Riley soldiers arrested for off-post crimes

Army to grow its own high-school grads

'Oil from algae' promises climate friendly fuel

Climate change activists at Kingsnorth protest prepare for jail

Aral sea rescue plan a 'partial success

Brazil launches rainforest fund

Energy Boom in West Threatens Indian Artifacts

Lawsuit brings into the open TVA's role as polluter

Cattle egrets nest in Britain for first time

Gas price falls during prayer at the pump

Focus on people, 'not the climate'

Fuel costs put brakes on car clubs

UK nuclear plans left in tatters after collapse of EDF deal; Fierce row breaks out

Oceans of water

Fuel prices hit chaotic West African travel - Reuters

Nepal's 'restaurant' for vultures

AlterNet: Electric Cars Are the Key to Energy Independence

Amory Lovins Stock Options Plans Left In Tatters By High Oil Prices.

E/E challenge: What countries have better environmental protections than the US?

X-posted from GD: Any solar power users here on DU?

LaBarbera’s Incoherence on Hate Crimes

YES!!! I saw a young couple in Eugene

Not Practical To Tell The Truth

Less Stringent Ethics

The Republicans want to lose this election - the economics

Lebanese Christians mull conversion

Top Hezbollah commander: We're stronger, ready for war

Nine killed, 90 wounded in Hamas-Fatah clashes in Gaza

IDF allows fleeing Fatah members into Israel

PCHR Gravely Concerned over the Deterioration of the Human Rights Situation

Expelled detainee killed in Gaza

Verizon labor deal to end, strike seen as unlikely

CBS: The Growing Class Of "Underemployed"

Union Members Demand an End to Bush-McCain Policies

Today in labor history August 2 Sixty striking miners were wounded by police

NYT: More Arrows Seen Pointing to a Recession

Wal-Mart Wants to Make Sure Its Employees Don’t Vote Democratic

NYT: Shipping Costs Start to Crimp Globalization


California Study Shows Mandatory Paid Sick Days Would Improve Public Health

Miami lawmaker (Lincoln Diaz Balart -R, Fl.) opposes Little League team's trip to Cuba

Colombia: army colonel admits participation in Peace Community massacre

"Sportsvite is uniting fellow sports lovers through a growing online community. "

The Jack Rabbit Chees Report (August 2); Alekseev wins in Biel

Red Sox undefeated so far during the post-Manny era!

Big Brown by 10 in Sunday's Haskell

OMG! Seven stray cats outside!

Can you all please send some healing light/energy to my 3yo niece Lily?

I need help recalling a back treatment

German farmer gets world's first double arm transplant

Consumers are raising cane over corn sweetener

Methadone Seen As New Treatment To Treat Chemotherapy-Resistant Leukemia

Family of teen injured by vaccine looking for other cases

Sunset over Johnson Lake

I'm printing up a a fake press pass tomorrow


Help me wish Adsos, a Happy Belated Birthday!

In Praise of Georgia Governor Perdue

Now to get rid of "may issue" laws

Mayor Fenty...Get ready, cause, here it comes....

Florida - Take your gun to work, UPDATE

Mother Jones: NRA agent infiltrated gun control movement

That's Dr. May to you!

Are there any butterfly aficionados here at DU?

Life?.... White House Alerted on a Major Finding by Phoenix lander Team

Phoenix has Found Something More Compelling than Water......

made a big ol' post about a new Biden et al. bill on Iraq security agreements

ok witty Bidenites, I'm doing a silly poll:

Does anyone do mini quiches? Muffin sized quiche. If so, please share.

George Forman (or other indoor) grills.. the good, the bad, the ugly???

Bishop confesses to boyhood sex assault on woman

Do you benefit spiritually from religions that you do not believe in?

Country Music Stars Embrace Sodomy!

More reactionary fable chasing Catholics.

South Tower Anomolies

The New Oil

Webmasters: hot tip time:

"My Yahoo" Firfeox 3 Problem all know the sitemeter problem?

Problem with my monitor.....

Is it possible

This post from Sept. 6, 2004 really shows how things were EXACTLY.

Transformational politics and remembering what it's all about

Great Concert on Monday 8/4 at 6:30pm

Pawlenty addresses Minnesotans about Obama:

Update on the nonsense in our school district

Here's an interesting post.

Nevada: STATE-FEDERAL OPERATION: Election fraud task force formed

Election Fraud in Florida and Georgia = Tom Feeney

Timberlake to host Oscars?

Dark Knight fans..check out this video.

Two of Tim Burton's next projects, "Alice" and "Ripley"

Movie "Swing Vote" gives a nice kick in the a$$ to Americans who aren't paying attention.

DU Videos: STEALING AMERICA: Vote by Vote = Selected Scenes

New season for Premiership Fantasy Football

Area veterans slam McCain on voting record

Don't crashed planes leave wreckage?

6/28/01 Bill Cooper predicts 911 and the people behind it. Murdered 11/01

UPDATE: Regarding my possible move to SF Bay area...