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Archives: August 3, 2008

Democrats competing in all 50 states--It's killing us.

Today I Became Purified........READ

Where do the several BushCo Atty Generals fit into the anthrax time sequence?

Vets, GI Bill et al:

Why are all the scientists dying?

Cheney hosts Republican fundraiser at racist country club

You ever get totally schooled? Everyone up here believes in chemtrails

Going Small: A Smart Experience

Car Bomb Kills 12 in Baghdad, Injures 22 ... more car bombs, US soldier killed

New HIV Infections In US Much Higher Than Government Reported

Who here is fluent in French? (Sibel Edmonds & Denny Hastert article)

A Case Study in the Difference Between Republican and Democratic Campaign Tactics

A Very Lefty Video: Pirates and Emperors

US HIV rate 'higher than thought'

McCain Urges Bush to Avoid Confrontations on China Trip

Mortgage crisis prompts Massachusetts agency to stop college loans

Grins (& some pauses)

HuffPost: The Middle Class Has Become The CLASS OF PAIN

Sunday talk shows

This is by far the most classic video that has ever been posted on DU.

Newport Yacht Owners Find $10,800 Buys Gas, or Two Chanel Bags

Ted Stevens - Out in the Cold - nice read

House panel blasts DOD over response to sexual assault claims

Saudi Arabia bans sale of dogs, cats in capital

Anthrax victims express mixed emotions

Jon Stewart celebrating the fifth anniversary of the Iraq war

William Greider: Economic Free Fall?

Obama Sics Rahmbo on McCain’s Debate Negotiators Time Zone

Obama's age, MLK Jr. and the movie Talk To Me....

In response to those who think abstinence works

Church goers - Are the christian churches getting behind McCain?

FTN: Ruben outlines Obama's plans... Fiorini says "McCain has a plan"

How an Alaska house re-do became a federal case

Chile faces its dark history by tracking down torture centers

Graham: McCain would consider a tax increase on Social Security as ‘part of a comprehensive approach

Bugliosi: Parents of slain soldier to meet with prosecutor re GW Bush

Daschle-- No No No

carlin: jammin in new york

I can't STAND Lindsey Graham- SC Repuke!! ARGH!!!

"Obama Too Skinny" WSJ article copied McCain Campaign talking points

I think a candidate can get away with being old if they are sharp and spry

TORTURE COVER-UP: "You couldn't read documents without wondering-"Why didn't someone say, 'Stop!'"

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

McCain, Obama biographies solid but unspectacular ....

I Was Talking To A Friend Today And Was Surprised He Doesn't Like Obama.....

Sunday Morning Horseshit Parade! (CBS "quoting" milbank)

Tom Ridge is off his rocker..."McCain very popular, draws HUGE crowds"

A Song for McCain

Some Sunday morning wisdom with your coffee....Quotes on corporatism:

Some Sunday morning wisdom with your coffee....Quotes on corporatism:

Eight Years Ago Today: Bush’s Broken Promise

Sheldon Whitehouse for Attorney General!!

Is Livni advocating striking Iran right now?

Blackwater update - renting copters to UK

Religious-People-Bashing and Persecution of the Religious; How Big a Problem in America?

Dead Scientist's Brother Speaks

In Veep search, McCain asks Cantor for records (Who??)

Short - Sweet - Grateful: My 1000th post

A short Karl Rove history...

John McCain better be careful minimizing Obama down to Brittany and Paris

I like it that we're discussing possible veep picks for the

GOP convention attracting array of demonstrators

NOVAK, CNN: We wish him a speedy recovery and many deadlines to come.

When I post a reply on a High Profile poster aka lala_rawraw

Lieberman On Attending RNC Convention: ‘I Will Do It’ And Speak Against ‘Partisan Mud-Slinging

Can you imagine if the fundie republicans ever actually got what they want?

Unanswered questions in the anthrax mailings

when the ONLY water is bottled water

US Hospital leased air ambulance for $30,000; "forcibly" sent seriously ill immigrant home

All right, move along folks, there's nothing to see here....

Media Hoes trolling the blogs looking for reactions to certain election issues.

McCain Campaign's Latest "Web Video": He Forgot Latin America!!!!!

Okay, this word "whine".

McCain's Mom calls Britney/Paris ad "Stupid"?

Is McCain a stalking horse? I'm really beginning to think so

An Obama-Bayh Ticket Wednesday?

I read in the paper this morning that 90% of 9-year-olds have been online.

Mittens oh mittens.

Just ordered my free "Obama '08" bumper sticker from

Here is why there might be something to the Obama/Bayh ticket...

Claire McCaskill is terrific

This country needs an enema!

Having Senators as President and VP would be the wrong choice.

McCain's Battle With The New York Times....

Oh my! Lindsey Graham is going absolutely apoplectic on FauxNewsSunday.

Tom Brokov is a full advocate for the McCain Campaign

The media are a bunch of self-righteous scum whores. NT

McCain security ousts reporter


Lieberman lies, says ad compared Obama to Moses, not anti-Christ

So, why aren't we seeing any of McCain's SNL skits out there?

Madonna magic is in the air at Traverse City Film Festival

There is no guarantee that Obama would win Indiana with or without Senator Bayh as VP.

'Debt free' promises? Let the consumer beware

One of the saddest parts about Mccain's new sleaze strategy-John Aravosis

Afghanistan: Not a Good War

Are we witnessing a 'lone nut' 'legend' being constructed for Ivins?

I wonder if this is the same Jean Duley?

Oh bliss: The media is trumpeting that ONLY 11 soldiers were killed in Iraq last month

University denies students funds for "Pro-Life Week"....Fundie panties in knots

This dumb ass "economic advisor" for McCain on Face the Nation has an interesting past.

Last Gallup: dead heat (plus more headlines)

2012 can't come soone enough for Joe Lieberman

How Shitty Was McCain? - The Daily Dish

What do DUers know about the "Patriot Majority" movement?

Well George Will, I'd give Fred Astaire nuclear weapons before John McCain

NEWSWEEK: Cover: The End of the South -- How Obama vs. McCain Is Unsettling the old Confederacy

Things the MSM won't talk about

Has Obama personally ever denigrated McGrumpy's service?

Obama Central: Peace, Harmony and Deep Secrecy

Why is the Dr's work w/ Ivans not covered by a doctor / patient ......

Yep. I see the gray hairs he's getting...(download warning - BIG Barack photos)

About Bayh...From a state with a Republican Governor.

Here's a little fact for you Canadians.You may have known this I sure as hell didn't

What would you expect authorities to do in this case:

Do we know anything about Rep. Eric Cantor? TPM suggests McCain camp is vetting

ABC Roundtable Discussing 'Race'

Citizen in action: an American grandmother in Iraq.

Cheney could not possibly allow the prosecution of "The anthrax killer,"

Sen. John Kerry on mtp!

if the tax cuts were proven to increase tax revenue, and at the same

General on CNN - Did I just hear that right?

Bill Clinton still not fully on board the Unity Express

Whhhaaaa! GOP energy protest to continue Monday

The OLD QUEEN Ms Lindsay Graham calls Obama a liar on Fixed News

So MTP just started AND...

Can't Joe Lieberman keep his mouth shut?

The 2008 Democratic National Convention Starts Three Weeks From Tomorrow

Immigrants Facing Deportation by U.S. Hospitals

re: "Where are the Democrats?"

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.

Considering the idea that Obama won't pick those with names being floated around

Joe Lieberman, shameless right-wing Ho........

MSM is in full McCain spin mode today.

The RNC Convention is going to be half-full unless they get people to get in to fill seats, so...

Even Paris Hilton's Mom Agrees: "It Is A Complete Waste Of The Country's Time"

surge update - Car Bomb Kills 12 in Baghdad

Video for McCains "FAILED" John Rich Concert in Florida...

Opus on God

This explains an awful lot, really. A sweet love story?

How much of the oil drilled in the US is sold overseas?

Obama makes bid in 7 longtime Republican states

And yet ANOTHER pit bull makes the news. (Warning - tragic)

A Cry From the Grave

Word is McCain is vetting Congressman Eric Cantor as V.P.

Art for Obama

So what other loose ends have to be tied up

8 years ago today: Bush pledged to ‘uphold the honor and dignity of the office.’»

John Kerry just wiped the floor with Lieberman - Stayed on his ankle

Vincent Bugliosi ("The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murder") on BOOK TV at 3pm ET

Liberals' Two Great Loves, F**king and Fish, on a Collision Course!


The Chinese say they can contain any disruption caused by typhoons at the Olympics

I haven't been able to stomach watching a State of the Union speech for nearly 8 years...

What if the Leahy / Daschle Anthrax HAD contained Bentonite...

Report: Obama’s Slim Build Could Turn Off America’s Portly Voters

Rasmussen, 8/2: Obama 44%, McCain 43% -- plus perceptions of McCain ad & Obama's dollar-bill remark

13 Y/O Busker Boy Makes 70 £ an Hour

NYT, pg1: Delicate Obama Path on Class and Race Preferences (affirmative action)

When Barack Obama wins this election, it will be sweeter than any other win, ever.

Democrats label Iraq 'strategic blunder' in 2008 Party Platform

Rasmussen daily GE graph for 8/3/08 - Obama 44, McCain 43 (unchanged)

Is there any chance Pelosi will be replaced as Speaker of the House?

Are We Making Some Unsound Assumptions?

A curious LTTE's by Ivins dated 1998 + from his local paper.


Shrill blondes for McCain!

Paris Hilton's Mom Talks About the McCain "Celebrity" Ad

My Comment on MSNBC/Countdown Website

"...wireless earpiece might remind voters of... gear he wore as a fighter pilot..."

More Greenwald: Journalists, their lying sources, and the anthrax investigation

Rasmussen: President Bush Job Approval: One Point Above All-Time Low

New angle on Anthrax story: Projects "Clear Vision" and "Jefferson."

Wish Kerry would say, "I'll say the surge worked . . . "

The impossibility of doing a spoof McCain ad like the one with Paris and Britney

Riverglass is watching us. (Sounds like the hobbits are doing intel now)

Scientist: DNA led agents to anthrax suspect

Wall St. Journal: S&P Email: 'We Should Not Be Rating It'

An Adjustable Rate Mortgage primer. Sorry if it's long, but it has to be.

Illegal immigrant arrested 5 times before feds told

Weird thing just happened on 6abc here in Philly:

Lieberman: "McCain Doesn’t Have A Racist Bone In His Body”, Well… Except When Hating 'Gooks'

I heard a brief George Carlin Riff this morning on Air America about politicians.

McCain: "I'm proud of fighting for the recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday in my state"

Watching Vincent Bugliosi on C-Span2 right now (rerun)

McCain brings in 'The Bullet' as White House race turns nasty - karl rove protege

On C-Span 2 Now: The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murder

Man beheads girlfriend, is caught after chase

Grab your codpieces and come . . . CAPTION!!!! (Women invited as well.)

Mike Murphy keeps calling McCain the "foreign policy adult"

Living in limbo: Tenants feeling the mortgage mess

Proof that McCain is more like Britney than Obama (editorial cartoon)

Quesetion? About speed of News Here..

Museum: Civil War surrender document no photocopy

For the low information voter...

Aleksander Solzhenitsyn is dead.

Friend of Canadian Bus Killer ~ "He was definitely schizophrenic, probably paranoid schizophrenic."

Story of McCain putting Obama on money getting traction

Slashing Salaries, While Pimping for a $9.3 Billion Water Bond

How Much Tylenol #3 Does It Take To Kill Oneself?.......

Even before the FBI isolated Hatfill, there was an attempt to frame, from within Ft Detrick, Ayaad

Lieberman On Attending RNC Convention: ‘I Will Do It’ And Speak Against ‘Partisan Mud-Slinging’

Proof that McCain is More Like Britney Than Obama

Would a Prez McCain push to enact a military draft?

A little song in case Tim Pawlenty is the puker Veep

Offshore and ANWR drilling will make this guy's winter heating bills go down!

Is Obama preparing a 'powder keg' ?

So, this is how our political system *really* works.

The talking head Pundits are NUTS when it comes to Obama.....

Will pot dealers ever be romanticized the same way boot-leggers and rum-runners were?

"The largest field operation in the history of American politics", from Obama HQ

Wouldn't the drillinlg in ANWAR be like a "checkerboard"?!?!

Presidential vote could help Dems get 'magic' Senate majority

McCain Mocked Idea of Obama on U.S. JUNE

Iran ignores deadline to agree to talks on nuclear program

Media VP Short List - The DU Choice?

A must see video for everyone

Anyone else watching Meet The Press right now?

Jobless rates beginning to worry the nation's heartland

Defense contractor orders Iraq employees to surrender cell phones

Kathy Hilton on McCain's celebrity Ad: Frivolous, A Waste Of Money, A Waste Of Time

The Constitution, Rule of Law, 4th Amendment, & the Great American Democracy -killed simultaneously

Intersting (positive) article in Time

McCain joins Obama on offshore drilling

Savage Mules: The Democrats and Endless War (book)

Maybe it's really "the Rapture"

Obama: Give Michigan And Florida Delegations "Full Vote"

Republicans have already fixed Florida

Ivins Therapist Duley in Articles on Overdoses - One called "The Legal Killers"

Pelosi looked very shaky on off shore drilling on ABC today.

Damn..... you... Mark Warner

A ribbon for the Republicans

Did Kathy Hilton say something about that McCain ad?

Remember when GOP'er Bob Dole loved Britney Spears?

Wall Street and Bankers are Flocking to Psychotherapists' Couches

How does Obama's healthcare program deal with illegal immigrants? People claim they will get HC free

Does Ben Stein think we are idiots?

Toilet foils man who took bribes:


Reagan's NSA Head: Iraq "the greatest strategic disaster in U.S. history" - Bush History, 8/3

Lieberman delivers McCain's Obama message on MTP: "This is a good, young man. Is he ready to lead?"

before it goes down the memory hole....again

Luke Russert to Join NBC News

Obama to unveil Energy Plan on Monday in Michigan

Just saw an interesting commercial on TNT....

This is what I'm saying to my "undecided" friends...

Obama’s Response to HIV Report

Texas defies World Court, Bush on execution

Are we cooked frogs?

Remember 2004 when the cost of gas went down before the election?

This is the issue that can take down McBearings - why isn't anyone talking about it?

Meet The Press - Lieberman and Kerry. Video link

Hey - Did Obama "reverse himself" re: town hall meetings with McCain?

Hey - Did Obama "reverse himself" re: town hall meetings with McCain?

NYT Reviews The Dark Side: NO LAWS/RULES-"It Was The Camelot Of Counterrorism-It Was Fun"

Obama calls for full votes for Michigan, Florida delegates

Goddam it! It is NOT "American Oil" that they'll be drilling offshore!!!

And Carly knows what about business and economics?

We should love the republicans.

I just realized I dance like Steve Martin.

Simplest Question of All - why did the entire MSM develop amnesia about the Anthrax attacks?

Obama Wants Full Voting Rights for Florida and Michigan Delegates

Most of NH's Sunday issue of the Union Leader had headlines like:

McCain's gaffes are very alarming coming from a would-be president!


If You Want Your $ to Stand For Something -- Put Obama On It!

Where are all the Obama surrogates?

Washington Post Scrubs Own Story Questioning Case Against 'Anthrax Killer'

Inside Barack Obama's Southern strategy

Solzhenitsyn, chronicler of Soviet gulag, dies

Democrats Abroad gear up for November with dinners, debates

Little kid sings" The Immigrant Song"

"unwell" - Because sometimes the old TSS can't say it as well as a song

A socialist perspective on the Olympics: no matter who "wins", the working class loses

Why Not Trust The Corps? They're "Scrambling"

McNuts it is !

McCain's mom on the 'Celeb' ad: "I think it's kind of stupid"

Anthrax: Obvious inside job of the highest levels.

I think the Republicans are bluffing about Cantor.

I think the Republicans are bluffing about Cantor.

Guess who wrote this! Don't give it away. Let people go to the website for themselves.

McCain's shitty campaign strategy..

Latest crime trend : TOE LICKERS hiding under cars!!!

Leiberman is a whiney little boy who acts like he is in grade school on MTP

KO needs to replace one of his Countdown features

So, you say you're concerned about Barack Hussein Obama's campaign?

Tropical Storm Edouard....

Should McCain be attacked for graduating near the bottom of his class?

Somebody please give me next weeks major news headlines.

What is the fundamental difference between a Republican and a Democrat? (Seriously)

Fire at Westboro Baptist Church

Fire at Westboro Baptist Church

I think I'm beginning to like Obama's position on drilling.

From Jake Tapper; which candidate is elitist?

If buying bottled water is bad and it probably is what are the options?

Face on the dollar

I think that the VP pick could still be the surprise...

Obama To Unveil Energy Plan In Lansing, Michigan Monday Morning

Translation of Lieberman's "Obama's a good young man" phrase.

Dispelling Office Presidential Bullshit

Curious about Obama's decision not to particpate in Townhall style debate forum...

Question for Washington & Colorado DU'ers...

Scientists Question FBI Probe On Anthrax (WP)

Anthrax/ABC and Bentonite . . . Just figured this one out ---

Confession: I grew up in a right-wing household. But I'd like to give Dad some praise...

McCain Campaign Devoting One Third Of Its Total Ad Spending To Britney-Obama Spot

McCain McSucks!

McCain appoints energy adviser.

Kaine to Join Michelle Obama at Fundraiser

Does John McCain't owe Paris Hilton an apology?

Barack Obama to Open Ark. Office Soon

The "dollar" bill controversy

Polling And Cell-Phones (Anybody Have Updated Info???)

Get to know your GOP Media's Black Face Cable Corporate Mouthpieces

Toby Keith claims he "never supported" the Iraq War ??? WTF

Obama: Give Fla., Mich. Delegates Full Vote

Why are Rasmussen & Gallup the DU Bible these days?

Have a piece of Obama's Birthday Cake

Will our VEEP be announced THIS WEEK??

Capitol Blue Article About McCain by a Former Chief of Staff

Health care: Democrats start writing Rx

Obama says give Fla. and Mich. delegates full vote

They're Baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaack!

Ferrin Cousins of just recommended DU as a good source


Media Matters: Media debunk McCain attacks as lies, then use the lies to drive news coverage

For Those Who Missed John Kerry Vs Joe Lieberman On MTP Can Watch It Here...

Don't worry about Obama. He'll take care of business but we need

Everyone else can mention race except Obama??

An interesting trip through Springfield MO

Economic Models Predict Clear Obama win

They should end the Olympics. It's pretentious, and an unnecessary waste of money and ...

Batten down the hatches - the books are coming!

It's not just your laptop they can seize.

Another Episode Of "What Digby Said": The Jackie Robinson Rules....

Who's Really Running Iraq?

Short rant on hatred of Mr Bush.

Something disturbing on Air America about "The One" ad

Former Wingnut Reveals: How to Win the "Race Card" Debate

It Depends on How You Define "Define"? How Do You Know "Known"?

Lone Gunman...err...Scientist Responsible for 2001 Anthrax Attacks...

HaHaHaHa - some LOL humor to brighten your day.

"The New South"

Is This House GOP Whine-A-Thon a Stunt Leading to Bush Ordering Congress Into Special Session?

Hilarious! Kathy Hilton (Paris' mom) pissed off--about donating to McCain!

Obama Needs Big Rallies and the Myth of Indy's

McCain Just Says No to Indiana

Of the three names being speculated on for VP

Is anyone else going to Denver to try to get in to see Obama's speech?

Senator Obama Responds to New CDC Numbers on HIV/AIDS in the United States

The PERFECT strategy for Obama comes from Dilbert

Tropical depression may form in Gulf of Mexico

Since the GOP always projects it's weakness, whats with the Obama is too thin meme?

Democratic Party 2008 platform to call decision to go to war with Iraq a "strategic blunder"

did you see when Lieberman said John McCain wasn't racist cause he adopted a child from Bangladesh?

McBush, what Blue state are you going to win?

Where the "he's too skinny to be President" meme came from...

Welcome Mr Vice President elect

The Treasonous Corporate Media and why and how we should fight back while we still can

Dedication (pic)

Just saw Bill Clinton on ABC News and he's definitely still bitter about the campaign

John McCain is a maverick no more

MY VP prediction...

Kathy Hilton lashes out at McCain ad calling it a 'WASTE'

Demand the Steering Committee remove Joe Lieberman's position within the Democratic Caucus in 2009.

The Forgotten Forum - The Ground Game - Democratic Strength?

Tags on Corsi's book: "Obamanation"

Bush and Cheney .... you ROTTEN motherfuckers.

McCain's campaign has lost its mind

Why do VP candidates debate each other anyway?

"I really don't think he's the guy. I say to the FBI, 'Show me your evidence"

MORE from Dr. Nass on the Duley testimony regarding Ivins! This blog SMOKES!!!

Democrats Are Losing the Presidential Race: The Real Math

John McCain may not be racist,

How many Frustrated Republicans are trapped? Cannot openly support Obama due to social pressures,

I haven't seen Former Sen. Bob Graham's name in the Veepstakes yet.

Dear Republican friends and neighbors. We know you're uncomfortable with McCain.

Obama to Unveil Energy Plan Monday -- energy rebates, green jobs, eliminate mid-east oil in 10 yrs

Remember - Obama's birthday is 8/4!

No more Mr Nice guy

McCain: The Most Reprehensible Of The Keating Five-Article 1989

Stealth Obama literature distribution via eBay sale?

McLame not afraid to attack Barack, the best counter to this is

Why Hillary as VP would work as a good Distraction

Across America, economic woes are mounting

Obama's fall in the poll has nothing to do with McCain attacking him.

This thing about McCain's $100 bill ad is not politically useful

Wealthy Now Feeling The Pain of Republican Economic Policy ~ AP

Last night there was a severe thunderstorm. The Digital TV signal went out entirely.

Poll: McCain's attack strategy paying dividends (AP)

I respect that Obama wants a classy race, but it is time to take off the gloves

Memo to John McCain (cc: Steve Schmidt)

Your imaginary retirement.

MSNBC Obama making a long stay over in Indiana. Points to Bayh?

Someone should tell Mrs. Hilton the best revenge against McBush would be to

If Obama defeats McCain, and I believe he will,

McCain: racist, bigot & homophobe - nasty jokes he told that I hadn't heard before.

Folks, the Debates aren't going to "save the day".

Can Everyone Please Stop Talking About Hillary For VP? It Isn't going to happen and isn't helping

John McCain bumper sticker Vs Barack Obama bumper sticker

Do you believe that Obama/McCain are neck and neck?

I accidentally turned CNN on last night

Jeb's Plan B: Church-State Showdown In Florida on November's ballot.

OH MY GOD! It's Gonna Be Wes Clark!

What were the July fundraising numbers for both camps?

There go the Sunday bells . . . calling us to . . . CAPTION!!!! (The angry old man.)

I have a beautiful 14 year old daughter and I would never pose with her like this

John Kerry Asks Where’s McCain’s Respectful Campaign; Lieberman Lies About Rove

Watch Rachel Maddow With Cenk Of TYT On Meet The Bloggers Free Right Now! Also...

Had my first encounter with a Republican canvasser yesterday. FUN !

Doug Thompson: " John McCain Is A RACIST " have GOT to see this ignorant white supremacist in action.

This is big. This is really big.

Dispelling a few myths here on DU.

There is no doubt in my mind McCain suffers from PTSD.

Pelosi now pushing for Rep Chet Edwards for Veep

McCain suggests military-style invasion modeled on the surge to control inner city crime

Gallup, 8/3: Obama 45%, McCain 44% (after two days of being tied at 44%)

My response to conservative E-mails

question about the timing of VP announcement: if Obama doesn't announce this week, he

What if... President Dukakis (Boston Globe Magazine)

Stop Waiting for Obama

Kerry made Lieberman look like a fool on MTP.

My response to right-wing christian E-mails

The Bravest soul you will meet today: CIA Whistleblower

She Walks My Grave in a Long Black Veil...She Visits "9/11" No body sees but Me!

McHypocrite - McCain's 2000 Concession Speech & Campaign Manager's Comments Re The Perfect Smear

FBI was told to blame Anthrax scare on Al Qaeda by White House officials

Prosecuting Bush and Cheney

Can we all agree to use the term "neocon" correctly? Please.

White farmers in Zuid Afrika claim they are going to fight to keep their lands

Why Is It Most Of America Loves These Guys - But Not Barack Obama?......

What polls or opinions do you believe?

Whether or not this is true, perception is key.

Scientists Question FBI Probe On Anthrax

The McCain ad with Obama on the $100 bill is starting to get some traction.

'I'm 100% sure there is demonology & witchcraft running rampant in my town & I've been struck by it'

The Sky is Falling!

Scientists Question FBI Probe On Anthrax (WAPO)

Obama: Reinstate Florida, Michigan delegate votes

Look at the viewer count on "McCain's YouTube Problem Just Became His Worst Nightmare"

Time Magazine: The New Battlegrounds Oakland County, Mich.

The Connection between Bush/Cheney's "War on Terror" and its Class War

Off-Chatter Dem Veep Poll

Spain cuts speed limit and turns out lights - plus wow!

The "Moses" commercial - what you're not getting

The Los Angeles Times asks what could be a campaign ending question

Statement of Senator Obama on $15 Billion Losses by GM

Statement of Senator Obama on $15 Billion Losses by GM

I'm afraid, please talk me out of it

Gergen: McCain Using Code Words To Attack Obama As "Uppity"

The case for Bill Richardson as VP

Ezra Klein on healthcare reform: "The Senate is your enemy. Max Baucus is your enemy."

Ezra Klein on healthcare reform: "The Senate is your enemy. Max Baucus is your enemy."

Blackwater used in DEA Raid on Marijuana Medical Clinic in California-Photo

A rightwinger sent my brother this email re Obama and McCain on taxes

THIS is how WE WIN The Election!

UFO crashes near Las Vegas, Black Helicopters haul it away into the night.

Will the "Ads" Dictate the VP Choice?

Topless Women, Kid Rock, Bikers, And John McCain

Suicide Spreads as One Solution to the Debt Crisis

It won't be long before the ChickenHawks will be blasting HBO's Generation Kill.

Sole Black Reporter Booted from McCain Event

I call bull about Congress's low approval ratings

Best VP pick for Obama? Hillary Clinton

Need help here - Obama's plane and the flag

Hot Damn. Just watching Meet the Press. Daymn Kerry is good

Democratic National Convention

Should Prostitution Be Legalized?

I just signed up a 35 yr old black man who had never voted...

I thought I'd remind you, Bill Clinton supports Obama--not McCain

So the guy threatening her is dead but now she's hiding out.

Hiker fatally shot by bear hunter

McCain Is A Nice Old Man But Is He Still Able To Lead? August 1st McCain Video That Must Go Viral

Is McCain At The Top Of His Game? If Not, Shouldn't Our President Be At Peak Peformance?

old fogies for barack

You know how cats have to sit, stand, or lie on whatever book, magazine or newspaper

Sorry. Apologies..

Chris Rock's "Head of State" and the thin line between parody and reality

Yikes!!! My computer won't print out tomorrow's communion service,


"Beware strangers bearing gifts"

Can you see her?

I *nailed* the bitch!

I'm going to bed after I finish watching Harold and Kumar.

"364 Days until next pretzel day..."


It's been a wild ride and I can't sleep

I'm beginning to think the nap and the coffee were a mistake

So there I was, minding my own business....

So much drama in the LBC.......

I am Smartacus

Twin moose in sprinkler - cute factor 10

It's a Mistake - Men At Work

I am Spartacus.

Wierdly fun day yesterday.

A song for your Sunday morning

My death

Are you...Talking...To Me?

Houston, we have a problem...

Ok, the retro Digital TV subchannel is airing an Operation Petticoat marathon...

My best desktop pic ever...

Andy at 80. Imagine that.

One of life's simplest pleasures...

we were down on our knees, praying at the bus stop

she walks the wind

I just made a music video with my hand held camera, would love your thoughts

2:35AM....Heat Index 90 degrees Fahrenheit...

Any experience with getting intermittent FMLA for chronic health issues?

Saw "Indiana Jones" today

What's your favorite Space Corps Directive??

Just Posted an Adjustable Rate Mortgage discussion in GD.

Just Posted an Adjustable Rate Mortgage discussion in GD.

Who will be considered the "big" bands of today in 30 years?

A piece of advice:

This is our Last Goodbye

I dedicate this thread to dick.

I admit it. I'm seeking legal advice.

By the way, this country needs an enema!

Next time I watch Showgirls, I want to see all the naughty bits

Baby twin moose at play!

"Try to walk away and I fall. Try to say good bye and I choke.

GDP is especially putrid today

LOL cat to send to your repub friends.

3 Aug 68, I was 6 going on 7, chilling in Michigan

Ever Created Your Own LOLCat/Cheezburger? Post 'em here!

Are you happy when get beaned by your vanilla ice cream?

Ok, Swiffer people

I admit it. I'm seeking veterinary advice.

No DUzy awards this week?

Post pictures of animals that visually prove that evolution is at play.

Are you happy when you find bits of vanilla bean in you vanilla ice cream?

The national news media is going to shit in their pants if the Yankees don't make the playoff

Sweet I can watch the gay pride parade AND post on DU from my room

Pet Thread: E-treme Jack Russell in Action:



Chateau in Virginia Waters

I've been spending too much time in the lounge. I walked by a Fried Dough stand earlier

Advice needed if you please.......


This pride parade is like never ending

Aug 3 1996


Lest we forget: It's not easy being green. But it's OK when we're together.

is it unusual for people in their late 30s/early 40s

is "bug chasing" real?

Pick your pet:

Burn Down The Mission

Aug 3, 1986

It's About Time.

What's the worst thing that's ever happened to you on a Greyhound bus?

Damn, it's like they are TRYING to put shit that sucks on TV today.

Oh, it's a groovy situation (can ya dig it)

So, I've decided I need a good, stable relationship.....

Heat warning tomorrow. Damn. I like having the windows open.

Blackberry Appreciation Thread


Help! Inescapable karaoke...


Today is my Birthday!

Favre set to return to Packers on Monday: NFL Network

The Yearling on TCM. What a great film! nt

Kraft Shells and Cheese...the best food on the planet

What a world, you can email your lawyer

This is a sad time of the year for me.

This is one of the things that drives me crazy about NASCAR

The cat who had kittens under my porch is in heat again.

Hell's bells! Illeana Douglas is the granddaughter of...

Hair whorl direction an indicator of homosexuality in men?

French speakers: could you please translate these Usenet posts for me?

Do you sometimes find that your fellow tribbles make you want to slam your head into a star door...

If you're a liberal and you like supernatural thrillers

Thanks for the welcomes

anyone here know 'photoshop'...? need a favor !!

i take choo fuckin bullets mang!

What is a good, inexpensive scanner?

So, what are the requirements to be the anti-christ?

Anyone else ever watch the show, "Most Evil". I find it fascinating.

Apollo 13, Great movie or the Greatest Movie!

i dedicate this thread to booty

Dr Horrible's Sing-Along Blog is back online as one video now.(this is so cool)

i can haz advise plz? On home energy efficiency?

there were only so many cartoons, movies, and television shows made between the end of WWII and now

Hollywood wants to ruin my childhood, don't they?

My first DU post from the couch on a 61" screen.

Madonna magic is in the air at Traverse City Film Festival

Two very special DUers wished me happy birthday today!

Is there still moshing at concerts these days?

OMG... the serial recommender is baaaa'aack!

Good Evening Lounge.

XM is broadcasting Lollapalooza on channel 2

Does anyone know much about, or use, Avast anti-virus?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 8/3/08

my first DU post from the adult video store

"Bob Dylan can't fix my broken heart..."

YAY! My kid found his missing Guitar Hero cord!

I just ate two warm, perfect hard-boiled eggs with mustard. Ask me anything.

I just realized I dance like Steve Martin.

Some schmuck stole my Obama magnet off my car!

Some rat bastard has been eating my tomatoes

The last episode of Dr. Horrible's sing along blog really broke me

Research at the University of Wolverhampton: "The World's Ten Oldest Jokes"

Movie Star Math ...Post Your Own

Best things in life:

Say hello to my leeetle friend...

Buckcherry Appreciation Thread

Musicians whose obscurity baffles you.

Oh Sniffa!

Dear Art Monk and Darrell Green...

(Picture heavy) Na na na na na na na naa, na na na na nawh-

Banana Oreos

Where are the Duzy's for this week?

Have you ever used one of those online translation features?

NEWSWEEK: McCain Is An 'Immature Politician-Erratic, Impulsive & Lame'

Would you sell your soul to save a family member's life?


Do you use sarcasm a lot?

1:37 CDT 101 F.... high expected 104F Humidity only 30%!!!!!

Anyone know a good conversion software for mpeg to avi? Thanks!

I'm gonna say it: Maker's Mark whiskey is better than Jameson.

Swiped from Astro, Spirituality and Alternative Healing: Fun personality test (not New Agey).

Best site to download songs??

What is your favorite dish that has rice as an ingredient?

Bayh was an honorary co-chair of the neocon pro-war Committee for the Liberation of Iraq

Ok, I know I'm quick to anger, but...

What should I do with this shoebox full of 1909 Honus Wagner cards?

The Dark Knight: A great movie, or the greatest movie?

Are CFL bulbs making a big difference in your electric bill?

When I post a reply on a High Profile poster aka lala_rawraw

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 8/3/2008)

We just had the (astonishingly) best pizza in Boston

Toppings That Don't Belong on Pizza:

What was a top selling book the year you were born?

Incase anyone here had a shred of respect left for the oil companies...

Christina Applegate is being treated for breast cancer...

Would you date someone who had been celibate for a long time?

Do women really just wanna have fun? Or do you think they want love and romance?

Cannabis- Might Help Prevent Colon Cancer

Do you sometimes find that your fellow liberals make you want to slam your head into a car door...

Why my Mother-in-Law likes Franzia

Space bags, anybody else use them.

What's your parents' alcoholic drink of choice?

don't hate my sexy

Premier of Bill Maher's new movie Religulous

I think I may (sort of) understand the moms who breastfeed for far too long

Name three things that are WAY overrated.

Safe in momma's arms

Safe in momma's arms

Have we abused gratuitous exclamation points to the point that one no longer suffices?

**Happy B'day lionessprianka!!**

This was depressing: My sister and I visited our Aunt Joan today (she has Alzheimer's), and

Fox Developing Cowboy Bebop Live-Action Feature Film!

I hate Chuck Norris and jokes about Chuck Norris.

I have been ignored! Ask me anything!

ThomCat and Rainbows.....

Which 10 albums would you have to have on a cross-country trip?

Insomnia cures?

ok, time to fess up. what kids movies still make you cry?

Musicians whose success baffles you.....


Is Vivaldi Nancy Boy music as opposed to Beethoven who would have kicked your ass without

Your Sunday lolcats (dialup warning)

Most of reporting uncritically based on Duley's restraining order hearing audio

WannaBe and I are going to see Batman

Tell Your Tale of Parking Lot Bumper Sticker Arguments

What do you think of bike riders that don't follow road rules?

The Genesis of a Smear: Today's Edition- Obama is too Skinny

Woman, 97, says cat's yowling saved her from fire

OK pop psychologists, get in here…

America's $53 trillion jumbo loan

Tape excerpts of Ivins restraining order request

Colombia confronts its bloody past

Tug warned repeatedly before Miss. River collision

Medicare fraud rampant in South Florida

Woman's Ties to Anthrax Case Unclear

Cambodia, Thailand in standoff over second temple

Al-Qaida announces deaths of 4 commanders

India temple stampede 'kills 140'

Soviet dissident writer dies at 89

No deal on election bill, bomb kills 12 in Baghdad

Border towns grieve together after river shootings

Aleksander Solzhenitsyn dies at 89

Obama to urge Fla., Mich. delegates be allowed full votes at convention

Clinton Embraces Return to Ambassador Role

Democratic platform embraces Obama's change theme

300 Tibetans detained in Nepal: police

Fewest Treasury Traders Since 1960 Hit Taxpayers

Gruesome crime shocks Greek isle

Daschle criticizes anthrax investigation

Tropical Storm Edouard Forms Off Louisiana Coast

Anti-war protesters target Bush in Maine

Investigators probe FARC global network

Defense contractor KBR bans personal cell phones

Bush Plays Host At Camp David To Ruler Of Dubai

Paris Hilton's mom takes offense at McCain's humor

FBI seizes local Md. library computers

Grim News for a Paper in Jersey (A sign of the times)

Housing Lenders Fear Bigger Wave of Loan Defaults

FBI investigates new attacks on Calif. scientists

Christina Applegate has breast cancer

Seymour Hersh: Cheney considered killing Americans in pretext to attack Iran

Morales' popularity up before Bolivia recall: poll

Venezuela drug flights up, U.S. says

Therapist: Anthrax suspect tried to poison people

Salt shakers made with fewer holes 'to cut salt intake'

Aleksander Solzhenitsyn dies at 89.

Hundreds of banks will fail, Roubini tells Barron's (may cost taxpayers $2 trillion)

Gordon Brown 'dissed our record' accuses Tony Blair in memo

Rich begin feeling the pain in down economy

Poll: McCain's Attack Strategy Paying Dividends

Oil Drop Brings No Relief To The Pump

From Michael Moore: Students run 1/4 mile for each person they register to vote

DNC Convention Invesco Tour | CNN Grill | DNCC Media Prep

Hip Hop Community Urges Young Fans to Vote

George W. Bush Sewage Plants!---The Young Turks

Progressive VS Conservative - Center for American Progress

Colorado Office Openings

George "W" Bush movie - Jeanne Moos

Graham signals flip-flop on the flip-flop for McCain: Raising Social Security taxes is on the table

The End of Cheap Oil and The Rise of The Scythe

Obese Population Rises, More Candidates Courting The Fat Vote

Britney and McCain in 2008

David Gergen Calls Out Racial Signals of McCain Ads

LIEberman: Obama is "A Good Young Man"

McCain: Iraq-style clampdown for US Cities

How to Brainwash a Nation

McCain Back-Stabs America?

What happened? (Extended)

Jack Nicholsons Hydrogen Car (1978)

David Gergen Calls Out Racial "Signals" of McCain Ads

Police State U.S.A.

TYT: Cenk Breaks Down McCain's Latest Ad Against Obama

McCain Forgets what he's talking about on camera

McCain Flip Flops On Taxes

FEMA's Latest Scandal (Waterbury Republican-American via Hartford Courant)

Throwing it Back

Colombia confronts its bloody past

A Bad Electronic Voting Bill

Defrauding our nation’s lawyers

McCain Tries to Define Obama as Out of Touch

Why China Has the Olympic Torch

Obama's Secret Plan to Win the White Working Class: Light Up!

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

As always, the challenge is to begin where we are, not where we'd like to be.

DORIS KEARNS GOODWIN: Defeat Your Opponents. Then Hire Them

"At long last, the conservative juggernaut is cracking up."

For An Iraq War Memorial

Koreans seek late justice from Americans

Guardian UK: Credit crunch? Pffft! Pass the Dairy Milk

What Year Is This? Historical Analogies and the Election (From the Daily Kos)

Gitmo interrogators shift focus to prison activity

McCain's Latest Ad Ups the Ante on 'Uppity'

Journalists, their lying sources, and the anthrax investigation (Greenwald / Slate)

Toronto Sun: US Vilifies Faithful Old Ally

Anthrax case raises issues about risk level (NYT on proliferation)

Researcher Kept Security Clearance as FBI Closed In (WaPo)

The half-trillion-dollar hole (St Louis Today editorial)

Southern Discomfort: A journey through a troubled region.

John McCain is a maverick no more: "From straight talker to conservative ideologue"


Medicare fraud rampant in South Florida

McCain looks to be eight years too late-GARRISON KEILLOR

U.S. sub may have leaked trace amounts of radiation at Japan, Guam bases

House, Pentagon Disagree on F-35 Funds

Sierra warming: Climate change puts heat on high country

USDA to define ‘natural’ personal care products

Alaska State Senate OKs TransCanada Gas Line

For second year in a row, melt may open Northwest Passage

Big, South American Birds on the Loose in Northern Germany

The "our oil" myth

New technology uses less energy to desalinate water

Smoke is normal - for 1800s (California fire ecology)

Mercedes May Cancel Hybrid SUV Plan Due To Chevron Dispute

Governor Hydrogen Hummer has a new car.

Green Energy

If you are like me and loved Heath Ledger in Brokeback, don't you feel so sad

Scammers target the financially troubled

Hovering Above Poverty, Grasping for Middle Class

Dr. Housing Bubble 08/03/08

The Hidden Tax Traps in the Housing-Rescue Bill

The Credit Crisis Turns One

The First Thing They Get Rid Of

John Russell Addresses ENERGY, Democrat for Florida's 5th Congressional District

Analysis: Another nail in the coffin for Fatah

Prodigal son

Officer suspected of shooting Naalin boy to death suspended

Biometric database to be formed in Israel

Jerusalem Up Against the Wall

State Workers Prepare To Protest At Gov.'s Home (CA)

NYT: Verizon Unions Postpone Strike, Citing Progress

Deadly accidents in Las Vegas leave workers gambling on safety (no breathing apparatus)

First Wal-Mart union begins in China thanks to gov't

Unfair labor practice (Elaine Chao was eliminating paperwork H-2B visas)

Today's working family Carol Simpson cartoon: We Told OSHA

As jobs grow harder to find, older workers are taking entry-level positions once filled by teens

Shelbyville’s Tyson Food plant shifts holidays; trades Labor Day for Ramadan

State probes 12 possible worker heat deaths

AFL-CIO Flyer Features Smiling Dick Cheney. No, Really.

Democratic Socialist Solidarity and the Farm Workers’ Struggles

Georgia Plant Blast Discloses Dangerous Dust, Federal Inaction

OSHA Investigating Construction Worker's Fatal Fall In Enfield

Clinton asks union that endorsed her to back Obama

OSHA probes death of Jelly Belly worker

Today in labor history August 03 Federal air traffic controllers began a nationwide strike

‘Desk Rage’ is Now a Potential Claim

USW President Gerard Calls for Democratic Platform to Be United on Trade

Protest outside Mark Souder's office (oversized puppet, called the "Toxic Trader" )

Teamsters Praise House Bill Banning Unsafe Mexican Trucks

Getting Away With It (Wal-Mart)

A real heat shield for farmworkers (higher #s than any other occupational group except firefighters)

So, what would you think about a Big Chain Restaurant telling someone

Another farm worker dies from heat illness (‘The black summer for farm workers’ )

Goshen Township Sewer Worker Saves Kitten


Unions under fire: new ads underscore growing opposition to labor

Doscientos Mes - Contrary Investor - August 2008

Colombia confronts its bloody past

Judge says yes to drilling on uncontacted tribes' land

El Salvador to send new troops to Iraq

Colombia’s Democratic Hero Could End Up Compromising Its Basic Institutions

Suitcase-Plot Extradition Is Obstructed, Lawyer Says

Bank Tries to Allay Fears of Instability in Venezuela

Chiquita Board Members: Total Identification

Morales' popularity up before Bolivia recall: poll

Nadal loses...steroids wearing off again...

OMG! The Packers have just hired Ari Fleischer

Goodell Just Reinstated Favre

Excerpt from: “The Mythology of Taros Volume I”

The Stars This Week: "Be Flexible" - August 4 - August 10, 2008

I know I haven't been around lately

This is a very strange question, but I figured that if anyone knows, you all would (:

free Cybershaman software

Maryland Cancer Statistics Altered- Cases Overstated--matter goes to Attorney General

Posting threads that criticize Big Pharma products draw harassment

Dental amalgam fillings are largest source of mercury in sewers and major environment source of Hg

Patient dumping outlawed in Los Angeles

Study identifies DNA changes in major depression, suicide

CBS News: "How Independent Are Vaccine Defenders?"

Reuters is looking for mobile journalists

***August Photo Contest Theme Poll***

Practice makes perfect....(dial up warning)

It's August in Bayern. Time for (dial-up warning!)

A shameless plug for clothing and gear for pro-RKBA Democrats

Gun Control advocate, moves in with a pro-gun family for 30 days "FULL VIDEO LINK HERE"

Unique law lets police seize guns before a crime is committed (CT)

Signs of life found inside rock salt

Military's Social Science Grants Raise Alarm

Still another step toward Molecular Nanotechnology

Mashed Potatoes w/ Zucchini Ragout


Chimpanzee Beats Human Memory Genius in Memorization Competition

Take a break, L@@K at my Germany pix

Where's Joe today?

Biden VP thread...

Orissa tribals come to UK to protest mining in their sacred hills (India)

Lambeth bishops air differing views on covenant

Religious-People-Bashing and Persecution of the Religious; How Big a Problem in America?

Past history of U.S. government aid to Islamist terrorists

You ever get totally schooled? Everyone up here believes in chemtrails

Why are all the scientists dying?

Heads up. Tropical depression formed in Gulf of MX, heading

question about GNU 'sort'

setting up my old Compaq Presario for my wife.. do i have to load SP-1 & -2 before SP-3, or just the

Time to take the advice that

Def Sec Gates is releasing a new strategy using "soft power". In line with Kerry's ideas.

some commentary on today's MTP.. .

Former GOP state representative asks Libertarians to drop out of races

The attacks on Kerry this week prove we live in a mad, mad world (A Rant)

crosspost-old fogies for barack

Anybody with a MYDD log in who watched MTP: Go give it to this idot:

I think Normie's running a push poll

Well look at that, one week from this months meet up...

in case anyone mistakenly harbors any good feelings about Pickens

Navajos Could Lose Net Access

Local media says we are considering a strike

'65 percent solution' school plan comes to Florida

Many 'failing' schools aren't failing

Election Reform and Related News: Sunday, August 3, 2008

Why Don't We Vote at Post Offices?

Ok. Does anyone here watch Robin Hood on BBC America? *spoilers*

Brett Favre Reinstated, He'll Be In Green Bay At 5:30, "The Packers" Will Greet

Bearding the lions in their den