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Archives: May 9, 2004

Mary Riddell (London Observer): A new monster-in-chief

College students are discouraged from voting by local election boards

Dowd: World of Hurt

Torture as Normalcy As American as Apple Pie


Torture Sanctioned by Pentagon Appointees ((neo-con Doug Feith))

"American Candidate" TV show: Vote for my friend

Phoenix PP/MoveOn/ACT Voter Drive

Who really benefited from the Bush tax cuts?

Before The Wells Run Dry: Ireland's Transition to Renewable Energy.

Should cannibalism be against the law?

just wondering about dupes

A question

changing computers...

Must we continue to have...

A question

A request to move something back to LBN


Student leader fired after criticizing Israel

Independence from Israel?

You could die laughing

Flamebait!! Should Western Massachusetts secede?

Anyone from Wake County know anything about local candidates?

Let's Act for Kerry next week and be our own press!

betcha shrubya gives a televised address soon....

Should the military have higher standards?

I am so very tired of hearing excuses for Iraqi prison abuse.

Keeping people poor keeps us safe?

If the Repugs think torture is OK, lets use it on Novak.

what will be bush's fate after the next terror attack they say is coming?

Has anyone else noticed this?

Rape, Murder, Crimes Against Children Yet to Come

Where Prison Pics online?

Hmmm. Doesn't this sound strangely familiar?

I Would Like To Offer Some Inspiration - SEE THIS AND REMEMBER

No One Will Resign, face it! As with all corruption and criminals

My prediction for this June

Timeline of Iraq. Twilight Zone episode 21

Once again, it's the cover up. Was the Taguba Report illegally classified

dupe -- please delete

Outsourcing Oscars

Kate O'Beirne screed/prep for her Capitol Gang rant

What I think is happening in America....

The silent masses are ready and waiting

"Plutonium Files" -- Governments Care Zero about Human Rights

Abu Graibh-Style Abuses Right Here at Home

US powerless to halt Iraq net images (ban on digital cams for GIs?)

Elections are about voting for a preferred candidate; impeachment is about

Well, I am officially an outcast in my neighborhood.......

We are trying to get Al Qaeda to register? They don't want to register

for those who are wondering what Doc Thompson's up to...

Bush Losing Focus

George Bush owes all of us an apology.

Snip from Edward R. Murrow's Investigation of Buchenwald German Prison!

What if, early next week, every single one us wrote to the paper about Bus

Red Cross told Powell, Wolfowitz, and Rice

I did a bad thing on my blog.

Bush's Surrogate Tactics- *Fortunate Son*

hey take a picture of me with this rotting corpse....the other woman

Do you support H.R. 2038 - the 'assault weapons ban of 2003?'

When did Bush administration take steps to end the torture?

Dumb photoshops from freeperville

Two quotes for your reflection...

U.S.-Picked Iraqi Council Wants to Stay

Cheney: Rummy Best SecDef EVER! (A Look at Bushco Strategy)

Give in to the madness

DIY Fans only!

when might torture be applied to American citizens??

BWHAHAHA Karl tells graduates of Fallwell U. Character Counts

Do neighbors have the right to spy on their neighbors?

So it seems Lieberman gets his talking points from Faux News

I have had enough of this BS

Nazis set up special courts


57% of Gun owners support AWB and 76% of general public supports ban

Gen Ricardo Sanchez Part- Karpinski

Hop over to the DU Lounge.... and make Ih8thegop pay and pay.....

Preemptive: Bush took us down an ugly path.

Don't call it torture. It's just a broomstick up the butt.

voter registration at your library

Will W ever be prosecuted for war crimes?

Remember this phrase.... "The Rule of Law"..

Freep skank: Pro-Choicers = Orcs

Getting deficit facts

"Winning" the war on terrorism


A tidbit more on the photos we haven't seen yet

Disaster for Blair as Iraq torture claims widen

"Patriotic Americans Boycotting Anti-American Hollywood"

Does anyone else think that PFC Lynndie England makes you think of...

AP president proposes media lobby to fight government secrecy

OMG. Anyone watching SNL? Rumsfeld and Bush kissing

Finding ways to get more Open Minds here to DU

What does it mean to say a person has no soul?

Where is Christiane Amanpour these days?

Wash Post: Pentagon Okayed Tough Questioning Methods

A Christian I Can Admire

"We need a President who will restore honor and dignity to the oval office

Poll about an assault weapons ban, For or Against?

NEW Evidence Of Global Warming demolishes chief argument of sceptics

Some Insane Reasoning For Insane Actions In An Insane World...

Photos affect treatment of prisoners: Hamill

You can't handle the truth! How about Guantanamo? Is it clear? Crystal.

Iraq, Guantanamo & Bagram: The Bush Trifecta of prisoner abuse.

I'm not too bright, but... Wife says groceries prices are up...

Get your IMPEACH BUSH Groove On

Caspian Sea Oil: Iraq war top objective ???

What is the appropriate punishment for Lynndie England?

Mothers Day tomorrow

Rummy and the POWs

Get Limbaugh. Let's ruin his ass ... oh wait, nature already did that.

DD Anniverserly coming up...Did we do this to German POWs too?

Images of Iraqi Prisoners Used in Art 2 Months Ago "We knew what went on"

More than 60,000 women have been deployed overseas in support of Iraq war

Could Lynndie England be executed if found guilty?

Why do women make the best scapegoats???

Halliburton allegedly pulling the plug on GI communications

Leading Human Rights Groups Confront Abhorrent Bush

You folks just need to learn to deal with it...

Are we headed for Civil War in THIS COUNTRY?

Should the public be allowed to buy RPG'S (Rocket Propelled Grenades)

Enron, Seditious Conspiracy, Abu Ghraib

Mario Cuomo favors Bob Graham for vp nominee

Abu Ghraib: Timeline

Senators insist prison abuse blame goes higher up chain of command

Blair's office admits it knew about Iraqi prisoner abuse in February

Wash Post: Pentagon Okayed Tough Questioning Methods

Spanish police question fingerprints

Torture Sanctioned by Pentagon Appointees ((neo-con Doug Feith))

Pentagon Approved Tougher Interrogations

WP: Dissension Grows In Senior Ranks On War Strategy

Canadian officials allege illegal catches by Portuguese vessels

Torture as Normalcy As American as Apple Pie

A Prison on the Brink

College students are discouraged from voting by local election boards

WP: White House to Discuss Stem Cells With House

British quizzed Iraqis at torture jail

6 Air Force Academy Cadets Resign

Electoral votes seem to be tied, polls show

U.S. Presses U.N. on Role in Iraq for Politicians

New Head of Prisons Defends Advice - Guards Were to Be 'Actively Engaged'

WP: Accused Soldiers a Diverse Group

Calif. state Sen. Pete Knight, prominent gay marriage opponent, dead at 74

Cassini probe sights moon target (Titan) | BBC

Katherine Harris Forgets to Sign Ballot

NYT- Rice Says She and Bush 'Strongly' Support Rumsfeld

WP: Dissension Grows In Senior Ranks On War Strategy

Are "ask me anything" posts extinct?

Dueling Has Returned!

Mr. Justice Douglas and the C&O Canal

What's a good place to get a domain registered?

Bought a new bike today and here it is

I somehow put my taskbar on the side of my screen, how do I fix it

Capitalizing on moran stupidity

It's time to get nervous Kings fans

I've felt shitty all day

Any other fans of Richard X. Heyman?

Question about sticking your fingers in your ears and humming loudly

"Ask me anything" posts are extinct! Ask me anything!

I'm Kilroy. Ask me anything!

Should I give up?

Here's an interesting thing I noticed regarding the Miami Heat:

Need Computer Help

Thunder echoing in the mountains tonight (Arwalden?).

Anyone out their own/drive a "narc" (retired cop car)?

Guess what I got for Mother's Day???

Returning from the DU grave has given me a Christ-complex

Boxing Tonight

Opinion; Nina Sky Music Video, Move Your and critique

Mr. Show's book club. This month's recommended read

So, is it considered cannibalism if Twinkie the Kid eats a Twinkie?

Toronto Star image of Rumsfeld - no caption needed

A young-sounding guy just called the radio station, gushing over...

has anyone seen the picture on bbc website right now???

Comcast fires entire TechTV staff

Anyone remember the streaming video

Guess this City!

Would you go out with a person whose name is the same as yours?

Is cannibalism always wrong?

This SNL skit with Snoop is as crappy a skit as I've ever seen

I had this thing happen

If you don't know me by now

Great fight on HBO!

Bit torrent help please.

What should I do tonight?

For DIY Fans!

Live, from New York, it's Saturday Night! Opening skit: Rummy kissing *

You ever give up and refer to people by their race?

The T-Wolves tried to f*ckin' KILL me tonight!!!

What is the caramelized carbonated sugary acidic water called?

what song are you listening to at this moment?

I found a pic of Grovelbot!

Is tonite's SNL the worst ever?

All I want is a Pepsi, and she wouldn't give it to me....

Name this bridge - Hypnotoad wins!!! I_Like_Chicken a close 2nd!

TROY: The Movie

NONONONONOONONO! -- The Olsen Twins on next week's SNL?

Should I go to a Frat party or Not?

To what age group does Avril Lavigne appeal?

Is anyone watching the Timberwolves/Kings game

First Dylan, now Mickey!!!

Watching replay of PBS' "The Wives of Henry VIII"


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Can you help get DU's name out to hundreds in Chicago area?

Here's a question for a late night

The VERDICT IS IN. Van Helsing was a good movie.

Get Limbaugh. Let's ruin his ass ... oh wait, nature already did that.

another du donation thread

Weird tan lines: Have you had any? Solutions?


Hey, check it out! I'm SATANIC!

Each reply to this thread in the next two hours = Two Cents to DU!

Codeine and Alcohol! boy i am screwed!

hmmmmmmm anyone remember crystal pepsi?

Favorite phony cussword?

Would you go out with someone who had the same name as your ex?

Feeling clever? Play the ONE LITTLE TYPO game...

Kerry concerts and Steve Earle

Good article about Dean's 1st appearance back at VT Statehouse.

Nader for Senate!

Well, If its not up New Poll Kerry 47 % Bush 44 % ARG

Not voting Kerry? What will you gain? An honest question,

Creating Candidate Handbook

A Dean fan puts a Kerry bumpersticker over her Dean bumpersticker

Despite Rhetoric, Bush, Kerry Agree on Many Issues

I am scared out of my mind about Kerry in Ohio

How many Kucinich supporters are still here on DU?

Brown vs Board of Education - 50 yrs later

Britain stands in the dock with America

The helmsman's hell

Letters from the Minneapolis Star Tribune (Give 'em hell, Minnesota!)

Florida's Harris Forgets to Sign Ballot

McNamara Moment - Broder

In Abu Ghraib, a wake-up call: Our own democracy is in danger

WP: Dissension Grows In Senior Ranks On War Strategy

Europeans Like Bush Even Less Than Before

Frank Rich (NYT): The War's Lost Weekend

The Admirable Openness of the 9/11 Commission: Why Charges It Is Overly Po

Someone Knew There Were No Weapons of Mass Destruction

A picture is worth a thousands new Al-Qaeda recruits

TIME:"Why Did They Do It?" (Prisoner Torture)

Right's Wrong Turn: Once in power, U.S. conservatives failed...

U.S. officials refuse to take responsibility BY WILLIAM O'ROURKE

Bush Logic on WTC and Iraq: LA TIMES letter to the editor

The Misunderestimated Man - How Bush Chose Stupidity

Swedish newspaper: "The torture, the lies, the hypocrisy-the USA

How Much Did They Know?

The Mideastization of the US, or: Rumsfeld Must Resign (Juan Cole)

Rush: MPs Just 'Blowing Off Steam'

The Images Are Getting Darker (WashPost Ombudsman)

What About the Hundreds Who Were Suffocated at Kunduz?

Bush is wrong to slam Cuba

army bullets in short supply

Op-ed pieces not written by their 'supposed' authors!

Bigger bloodier and better than the Passion

Newsweek - The Price of Arrogance


In Abu Ghraib, a wake-up call: Our own democracy is in danger

The New Yorker (Hersh) - Chain of Command

June 5 Saturday - March on the Pentagon

take action on amnesty site with letter to Bush about torture

Head's up Topeka - Idiot Usurper Alert for May 17

a simple reminder

Blunkett tried to gag BBC over 'Panorama' docu-drama (London terror)

McChensey & Cohen on Media Matters at 2 PM EST

The Sword of Spitzer

Tax Bill Beholds Special Interest Breaks

Arbitration vs. Litigation and how companies are taking away your rights

Medical waste goes missing - SA

Conservatives are trying to gut the Endagered Species Act

The KMT party-state is dead: Lee - TW

Has Rumsfeld committed treason?

American fights for his 'right' to be a Zulu

China: Don't push us, HK

Do you ever notice, Americans never seem to ask "why"?

Once again, the moderator who can't be emailed, erroneously...

LBN Posting Policy

OK, I have to ask. Why was my self-pitying "Mother's Day" thread locked?

Shouldn't the "Clark should be V.P." type threads

Settlers get ready for outpost removal showdown

ILA agrees to allow Israeli Arab family to build in Jewish town

Ex-Israeli minister up for Ecstasy smuggling

Bush: Delay for Palestinian state

Alleged J'lem terror cell suspected of March 2003 murder

PA to put collaborators on trial

Would Arab-Israeli peace reduce terrorism?

Palestinians fire Qassam rocket at Negev

911 Plot Uncovered!

California reduces teen birth rate through sex education

Stark's (CA-D) reply finds its way to Limbaugh

Anyone in the twin city area know this radio station, KSTP?

Iraqi Prisoner Abuse Controversy Makes Way Into Local Commencements

WE DID IT! $2.00 a gallon!

Wes Clark on "Meet the Press", Seymour Hersh is on "This Week with George"

Yo, I heard wesley clark's response today. I say that he is definitely vp

This video takes 48 minutes...

Cheney has over 100 guns including dozens of machine guns


So, where were Janet Reno and Bill Clinton when we needed them most?

Are The Iraq Pictures "Bush's Monica"

Is this timeline worth anything or even related to itself as it goes???

What if the Armed Forces decide they've had enough...

to the right -----Reagan's 'shining city on a hill' has become ??????

OK - I just left the pub...

Could use some help with a project in the activism forum...

Looks like some sort of rally or protest is forming at al Firdos Square...

OK - I just left the pub...

I think I am intolerant.

I think they're trying to tell us something

WTF is up with shrubco NOT closing down Abu Ghraib and blasting it to

Leash around the neck, dragged around naked by victors - Peru 150AD


Wrong thread. Ignore.


Another proud moment. Apparently, even the Marines' discipline


Chechen President Akhmad Kadyrov Killed in Stadium Blast

Americans are doing to Iraq what British did to India

Iraq Prison Torture - "isolated incidents" or systemic

Stephen Vincent Benet comments on the torture scandal:

Iraqis tortured Prisoner Thomas Hamill

Can anyone tell me how Schwarzenegger is doing on the budget?

Do you really think the President (dubya) had NO IDEA what was happening

Iraq enterprise "Dead Man Walking."

So when do we get the first poll where Iraqis say they prefer Saddam?

Allman on C-Span: ironic if world safer with Saddam?

First Roberts, then McCain and now Buyer

"A nation can survive it's fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot

why are we even discussing the pros and cons of torture?

Soldiers' warnings ignored (blame goes far beyond the military police)

First You Define Others as “Them.”

Good radio talk show on internet now for another hour

Has Broadband changed your life?

Ex-POWs: Civilized, humane treatment is a must

Humiliation, not physical abuse, is worst part, Iowa Muslims say

Cheney says Rummy best Defense Chief ever, Our Generals think differently

Nobody has talked about Rumsfeld choking up during his testimony

"This is what happens when you loot."

1st Court Martial to take place May 19th (Abu Ghraib )


Shebang Nugent, Ted's wife, takes calls on CSPAN at 10:45am EDT

Al Franken on CBS - now!

Uhh, can someone explain this?

Bayh on Faux...what a surprise

Richard Perle will be on Washington Journal

Matthews on NBC now: Anybody wants to report? I am tired after MTP.nt

watch Richard Perle on C-span...on YOUR computer NOW....(link)

"Reconciliation" by Ron Kovana

Improvise. Adapt. Overcome. the mark of a real military leader!

-- it's live-action abuse," said a Pentagon official speaking about videos

I can't sleep -- the recent developments in Iraq weighs heavily on my mind

Bush is telling our troops to kill the same people he is apologizing too?

'Bushites set tone that led to torture'

There's an "Arab Defeatism" in this city

When will CNN do a "People in the News" segment on Al Franken?

Congressional poll: Dems to retake senate?

Camp Bucca (from January 5, 2004) Prisoner Abuse

Did Richard Perle Just Say "I'm A Democrat"???????

Slashdot: "Digital Cameras Change War Photo-Journalism"

The importance of the Abu Ghraib photos is that they show, in so many

Republicans are the Wrong Architects for a democratic society.

Rep. Jose Serrano's Speech Against Giving the FCC More Power


Verified Voting Paper Trails


How bush achieved stupidity

call your congressional representatives if they supported...

Very good website

Dying to win the lost War

PA to put collaborators on trial

Faux is just becoming absurdist

Faux doing their version of the Nightline List of the Dead

Teen charged in fetuses' deaths (TX)

Dick Cheney quoted as saying...

The "No more Wes-Clark-can't-be -Secretary-of-Defense posts" thread...

My repub brother: "Bush doesn't learn from mistakes"

"The photographs do not reflect our values"

What jobs can be offshored?

Lance Corporal Bedreaux tortured my daddy and photoshopped this picture

War Crime Trials and Swift, Severe Penalties are Required

I wonder if Sy Hersh is working on The Stovepipe, Part II...

Will a few good Generals be reprimanded /relieved

Heads Up! Sy Hersh on CNN Late Edition

army times editorial

Now that we have a sense for what is being done in our name,

Chalabi coming up on CNN

Finally, that whole "Iraq Abuse" story is over.

The only change at Abu Ghraib: All digital cameras will be confiscated.

White Supremacy, or why we do what we do in Iraq

Has anyone seen this? Maryland reservist sent note, pix to brass

Tin Foil Hats-- some new David Icke for a Sunday Morning

How did the war go this week?

Roy Moore campaigns for Jauregui

Let's stop this "announced to the world" bullshit !

George Will " When there's no consequence

An Iraq Soldier Speaks

If there's anyone that can get information about WMDs before election...

Ex-hostage Hamill says "let's end this ordeal ASAP"

Did the U.S. try to justify the prison beatings at any point?

Court Opens Door To Searches Without Warrants (FOR LOCAL CRIMINALS)

United Iraqi Scholars Group Conference - 500 strong anti-occupation

Here's the names of MANY men more culpable than Lynndie England...

It's not about "politics" when it makes the Repubs look bad....

Anyone watch Face the Nation?

warner....we're not letting anyone see the photos/videos now....

What did that man say?

Warner: It would be too hard to replace Rummy before the election

The Iraq war as a spectator sport

bush perversity and our nation is sick

Why Karl Rove hates women and Dem's

Has there been any comment, either at the Congressional testimony on Abu

New Torture: Dogs used to maim naked iraqi prisoner

Joseph Wilson on Ian Masters right now - you can listen online

Why isn't the press going after the "contract abusers"

Halliburton subsidiary to yank soldier's Internet access.

Bush Gang help promote it

Rep. Duncan Hunter.. . . Now there's an open mind.

Do you feel more liberal than ever before? What's your political journey?

happy mother's day, Iraq moms:

Amb. Wilson and Lawrence Eagleberger on now with Wolf


Rove opens his mouth: at Falwell's university

Remind me...what country and what time period do we live in?

Americhrist 2004

"Bush doesn't lie"!!!

Anybody see Greg Palast on Fox11 news in LA this morning?

Heads up: Carville and Matalin on MTP now (8:34 CT).

We raised about $1100 for Kerry campaign last night

Pictures of the Torturers

Lessons from Allard Lowenstein

Anybody see Greg Palast on Fox11 news in LA this morning?

Atrocities caused by labelling everyone a "terrorist"

Bush/Cheney '04: Run For You Lives

The Bush rape allegations were just too bizarre to be true?

McChesney and Cohen on Media Matters now

Baltimore Sun Asks the Iraq Stay/Go Question

Check out Wolf/CNN poll about Rumsfeld!

The DoD should have an immediate series of inspections of prison practices

It is absolutely necessary to repeal

John McCain - Secretary of Defense?

WMD found!

Body counts: the smell of Vietnam

Chalabi says that Iraq sex torture was the same method used by Saddam

Thomas Hamill: real American moron

who else wants to see Rumsfeld stay the course?

Now to Chechnya

Al Queda is Praying for a Bush/Cheney Victory in November

Talk about your appropriate names: Col Foster Payne is the head

The opposition forces to the draft are forming.

some US military analysts call Iraq "Dead Man Walking"

What %of DUers are really infiltrators trying to make liberals look bad

Researchers say, yes, money can buy happiness

Is France Laughing at George Now??

Soldiers' warnings ignored abuse not cause by a handful of soliders

BWHAHAHAHAHA -- Check out this cartoon

The Price of Arrogance

Who would you rather have in charge at the Pentagon

The Iraqi tortures are an extension of the American justice system.

Grocery prices sharply on the rise accoding to ABC news article

Any One Else Think McCain Might Blow a Gasket During Rummies ? Time


Now to Chechnya

Government 'Knew of Torture A Year Ago' Claims Amnesty

So, what do you think?

Current prisoner situation reminds me of Costa-Gavras "Missing".

Isn't Alan Greenspan's term as Fed chief coming to an end?

Rumsfeld's Dysfunctional Family Position

Anybody watching MTP now? Levin on.

the eastern world

Some Truth. WP: Dissension Grows In Senior Ranks On War Strategy

Anybody notice a pattern when anything goes wrong in Iraq?

Tony Blair faces calls to "stand down"

Looks Like Meet The Press is gonna be AWESOME!

you damn liberal democrats are exploiting torturegate!

Where is the outrage?

Waiting for the new RW/Faux/Limbaugh/Hannity Spin: More "Frat Pranks"?

"We gotta stay the course"

Does the Iraqi torture trace back to Honduras and Quatemala ?

Tactical dehumanization, a Pentagon practice

OK...."what if".....

New abuse detail hits administration defence of Rumsfeld

Wes Clark says it would be "patriotic" thing for Rumsfeld to step down

Analysis from the BBC on Chechnya

Today's Media Matters

Happy Mothers Day

Anyone think admin's outrage re Janet/Stern relates to Iraq Torture/Rape

Focus: Iraq prison abuse scandal - London Guardian story

Bombing of the Red Cross last year: who benefited?

"To Win the Peace, We Must 'Lose' the War"

Howard Stern "headliners and legends" on MSNBC now

Howard Stern criticizes Bush during May 6, 2004 radio show

Torturegate: What about Barbara? Anybody here heard of Barbara before?

How did you feel about the Dems radio address with Clark?

Corporate Leadership

"Trickle down economics, or...

LA Times editor slams FOX and other journalistic disgraces

Today's Stars and Stripes letters--a full page indictment against Bush

A Sea Change: Dookusmom says "bring'em home"

Is the US in process of making Saddam Hussein a "martyr" ?

What's The Worst Clinton Lie Lie??

Is Air America Really Going Bust?

If Rumsfeld resigned, who would replace him?

Dateline: Istanbul May 9, 2004

Apology to Syria and Iran

“Do you want to pray? Pray to me. I am your God.”

Are Ann Coulter, Kellyanne Conway or Laura Ingraham Lyndie England?

Fareed Zakaria: The Price of Arrogance

How can I "officially resign" from the Methodist church?

Here is what really makes Bush and his minions mad

Nancy Reagan makes a rare speech urging more stem cell research

Is the candidate who says this a Democrat?

Torture and abuse are nothing new for Bush

Lynch: Pray for Abused Inmates' Families

Hear ye! Hear ye!


Let's cut to the chase: Does this torture scandal go all the way BUSH ?

Anybody see the poll on Meet the Press this morning?

Church sexual abuse/Military sexual abuse.

I wasn't many weeks ago when.....

Saudi Justice? - 60 Minutes

OMG! my mother is fed up with *

Time to call Bush* on his lies - What he knew about Abu Ghraib

Should the UN censure the US?

Why has society allowed warring to trump all other of our priorities?

Hanging Heads Low?

When Ann Coutler said:

Holy Inflation..

Conservatives upset with Sessions (R-TX) for pact with Frost (D-TX))

Are there any Senator's, Congressman's children in Iraq?

Cheney is an evil man. Telling congress to "leave him alone" (Rumsfeld)

"Apparently, he was told to take a picture and he did what he was told,"

GI writes letter to Bush

60 Minutes segment on torture of westerners....

Here Comes the DISTRACTION "Threat of 'Dirty Bomb' Growing, Officials Say"

Rape/torture whistle blower is someone who knew "right from wrong"

if it was in the papers.....

HOLY JEBUS!!! Kerry is going to Win in a LANDSLIDE!!

How would you rate DU on the political spectrum ?

I nominate Kurt Vonnegut as Gore's first guest on his new show...

Gun violence costs the USA $100 billion a year

Rush likens prison torture to "SKULL AND BONES FRAT HAZING"?!!

Peace without compromise

All this BAD news this week totally silenced my dad!

What is it that keeps Pubs Clinging to Bush?

Cheney says "get off Rumsfeld's case" so he can DO HIS JOB??!!

Sy Hersh: The photos were being used to blackmail the detainees...

I need some more help

I need two new bumper stickers for my car

bush* is a dimwitted version of the Marquis de Sade

Christ on the Cross: Our symbol of Torture

What to say to anti-American Freepers

More for you to munch on...

Kerry will win by at least 7 million votes. Here's why.

Real reason for abuse-FIND WMD's by any method!

Swiss FM "summons" British and US ambassadors to her office

Will the Repukes charge $3/day to view the new Iraq porno/abuse flicks?


Stanford Prison Experiment on Dateline NBC NOW

The difference between sex and rape

Richard Nixon for President?

Quietly, US Prepares for Israel Strike on Iran

Where is that veepstakes NCAA-type bracket contest that was posted

The Freeper spin on Iraqi Prisoner Torture


the odds of another terror attack seem a lot higher now huh?

Let's DU this poll on Rumsfeld

Matalin: It would be irresponsible to fire DefSec in middle of 2 wars->

Book Tickets To The Hague

The Scandal's Growing Stain - TIME

Al Franken & the Nixon Bathroom

Coulter & Ingraham as Lynndie England

Let's demand the press answer the question: Bush knew what, when?

Fairly Unbalanced Freepers exposed

On Gun Control vs Prohibition

Did Clark seal the deal on MTP?

Need help from Christian DU'ers

How much money do you have to make to be middle class?

If the economy is so good , why do so many people think it is so bad ?

1 thing about the torturers in the Iraq "Abuse" scandal, they are freepers


Can I get some Help? What is this from Let'

Richard Perle just declared himself a Democrat...

Have you been accuse of being Anti American lately??

Mother's Day Proclamation, penned in Boston by Julia Ward Howe in 1870:

When they use the excuse "It was just a FEW soldiers"

A cute little story about "Republican Parenting."

Katherine Harris is back in the news.

I can't complain about the economy

US Army Capt Hugh Thompson, hero of My Lai, on 60-Min. in about 10 minutes

Defending the Accused Abu Ghraib Soldiers

Behavior Control - Issues of Responsibility

I'll tell you what's f@cking infuriating...

Look at how CNN's Barbara Starr initially reported the rape/torture story

"Why We REALLY Fight!" a Ministry of Homeland Security edutrainment film

"Freestyle evangelicals"

The War is Lost (updated and revised)

Should we lobby the Vatican to deny communion to Repugs?

A RayGun Democrat tells MDMC why he won't vote.

The first new picture is released, worst yet to come

DU mentioned on CBS website.

Cheyney grads snub Santorum

Libertarians: What do you think of them?

MMM: What if they held a protest, and nobody came?

R2I (resistance to interrogation) techniques

If Bush Were Sorry re Treatment of Iraqi Prisoners, He Would Do 12 Things

When are the uber leftists going to wake up

BBV: Why a VVPB will NOT save the day...

CARTOONS: How Will You Celebrate The End Of The Bush Regime?

Diary of an interrogator: After a tough day's questioning, a relaxing even

Richard Perle will be on Washington Journal


The girl from a redneck trailer park who embarassed the world's superpower

War tab swamps Bush’s estimate; spending projection: $150 billion by 2005

The helmsman's hell

Iraqi scholars plan US opposition

Harsh questioning methods were OK'd for Cuba prison

Chalabi says that Iraq sex torture was the same method used by Saddam

Hans Blix Staffers were on Saddam's payroll

Bomb kills Chechen president

The Signs Were There

In Abu Ghraib, a wake-up call: Our own democracy is in danger

Fire breaks out at former K-25 plant (Oak Ridge National Lab)

Bush is wrong to slam Cuba

Senator: 'Many, many' abuse investigations ongoing

NATO Balking at Iraq Mission........( broke it, you own it)

Karl Rove speaks to graduates

First prison abuse court-martial date is set

Saudi Justice? - 60 Minutes

Friends Commend Abuse Whistle Blower

The Scandal's Growing Stain - TIME

US soldier killed in mortar attack in Mosul

Prison-Abuse Panel Is Third in Bush's War on Terrorism - NYT

Seven Iraqis Killed in Baghdad Market Blast

War and Abuse Do Little to Harm U.S. Brands

Iraq enterprise "Dead Man Walking."

Cheney Defends Rumsfeld: 'Get Off His Case'


Senators: Superiors must answer for abuse

Iraqi Cleric's Forces Broaden Assaults

Small earthquake off Southern California coast rattles Santa Barbara

Concerns Rise Over Treatment of Indians in Iraq

Iman cuts De Beers links in ethics row

British clash with Shiite extremists; four die in Baghdad bombing (Sunday)

Army, Navy Times call for Rumsfeld, Myers to step down

Torture, the CIA and the Press

Senior General Attacks Rumsfeld - CBS

Two foreigners stoned to death in Afghanistan

Iraq fighters lie in wait among tombs for US army

Ban on homosexuals prompts gay day event

Sand, Rough Roads and Insurgents' Bullets Place a Tremendous Strain ....

NATO Balking at Iraq Mission

911 Plot Uncovered!

Corporate tax bill blossoms with special interest breaks during spring deb

Report: Spanish police question fingerprint as that of Portland lawyer

Labour would do better in next election without Blair

US pressure on cleric pushes militants south - CSM

'Gaddafi's police savaged my son to force a confession'

Pentagon Okayed Tough Questioning Methods

Sharon cancels Washington visit

Iraq Prison Abuse Scandal Angers Troops-"Where was the senior leadership?"

First prison abuse court-martial date is set

Vietnam gets revenge with swipe at US over Iraq

Powell aide blasts policy on Cuba

Saboteurs blamed for oil fire (Basra)

Britain's Blair Faces Call for Resignation

People Court Pronounces U.S. Guilty

Iran embassy hostage dies

Up to Eight Injured in Iraq Hotel Blast -TV

Second coup attempt..Venezuela

NY'ER: Photos show dog attacking a naked Iraqi detainee

Blasts heard outside Baghdad, warplanes overhead

Bomb tears through Four Seasons in Baghdad

Soldiers' warnings ignored - "going cowboy"

Nineteen insurgents killed in Baghdad clashes: US general (+6 civilians)

Venezuela Says Colombians Held in Anti-Chavez Plot

Comedian, Actor Alan King Dies at Age 76

Chirac, Blair agree to work together in UN on Iraq

Frauds Try to Exploit Iraq Abuse Scandal

Former FBI Translator Sibel Edmonds Calls Current 9/11 Investigation Inade

Grand Forks Herald: 2nd N.D. Nat. Guardsman Dies

Angola in bed with US for oily affair?

Canadian peace activists to welcome US Iraq deserters

Nancy Reagan calls for stem cell research

Hamill Says Iraq Mission Must Continue

US won't give aid for generic HIV drugs

Pentagon to Give Congress Abuse Photos

California reduces teen birth rate through sex education

Kerry Takes Communion on Mother's Day

Kerry Comes Under Fire for Stance on Iraq

ND National Guardsman Dies of Wounds

(First) Soldier To Face Court-Martial In Iraq

Student Charged With Killing Unborn Sons | AP

London Times: Briton trained as (9/11) hijacker

Majority of Iraqis want U.S. to withdraw ( IMMEDIATELY)

Diplomat blames Irish media for hatred of America

BBC: Many reported hurt in explosion at Chechnya stadium

Danish Leaders Beset on War Data - Critics Suggest Nation Was Misled

Blair calls for Muslim troops as riots begin

U.S. Drops Army Brigade From Medal List (800th MP Brigade)

US mothers to march against guns

Iranian hard-line governing body bans torture

Blair apologises over Iraq abuse

Report: Chechen President Killed in Blast

Former Israeli minister indicted on drug charges (smuggling ecstasy)

Red Cross chief told U.S. of Iraq abuse-TV

Army, Navy, Marine Times call for Rumsfeld Myers Ouster

Blair faces resignation call

US school segregation persists 50 years after Supreme Court ruling: report

CHAIN OF COMMAND (Sy Hersh New Yorker 5/17)

Report recommends blacking out cell phone use at LA landmarks to foil terr

Soldier Who Reported Abuse Did Not Seek Limelight, Friends Say

Diary of an interrogator: After a tough day's questioning

Some 2,000 Gun Control Supporters At 'Million Mom March'

Cheney calls Rumsfeld "The best Sec. of Defense the country ever had."

Alberta Premier Klein skewered over outburst | Globe and Mail

Iraqis who fought GI's now patrol Fallujah

Is Heather Locklear a bastard child of Elvis?

No more GD for me for a while

SNL Weekend Update

Chappelle Show Fans ... "Black Bush"

Ruminations on my mother...

Does anyone remember Jumpin' Jack Doritos???

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Standardizes on Macs

Just got my WalMart annual report - wonderful shareholder proposals!

You are the best gamer on Earth if

I'm looking to buy something, but I don't know if it exists (help please).

The Reading Mother

Tomorrow is Mothers' Day.

Wrongfully Imprisoned Man Posed As Drug Runner For Safety


Good Morning DU

I just developed my first Democratic Underground pet peeve: Abbreviations

(Jermaine)O'Neal becomes an MVP -- Most Visible Prom date

DU Webmasters: The Abu Ghraib Story is Killing My Bandwidth

Reward-Seekers Help Nab Sasser Creator

CBS Sunday morning show interviewing

what's your junk food addiction while on DU...?

why isn't there a Mother------'s Day?

I freeping hate Med switch-overs

I Would Like To Wish All The DU Moms A Very Great Mothers Day!!!!!!!!

Is this website infringing on Microsoft's trademarks?

The IMR Burnt Toast Color Code - For Those Who Care...

Sex, drugs, and rock and roll... great weekend!!

Happy Mother's Day

What's the cheapest place to buy a car in the USA? I know!

I need opinions -- is this just too horrible?

Tough crowd in Late Breaking News this morning.

Hilarious Republican Mistake: Massive image (screen shot)

Happy Mother's Day to all the DU Mom's out there.

Happy Mothers' Day!

another du donation thread

W in Spongebob world

Man, the Carvilles are a freaky couple.

What is the etiquette about e-mailing...

wtmusic calls Cheney "The biggest dickhead the country's ever hired"

What's So Funny 'Bout Peace, Love And Understanding?

Katherine Harris Forgets to Sign Ballot

Where is everyone on this board in their life ?

What's for lunch today ?

People have complained about SNL being crap for YEARS now.

This one's a pisser...

DU this poll

There is a war

DU Mother's: Happy Mother's Day

I've become obsessed with a "weird" house

Favorite Hepburn/Tracy movie.

May the Force be with you sHArKs! Game time 13:00 Pacific.

Who Is This Workin' The Guitar Strings?

Can milk be preserved?

I forgot to send my mother a card!, what do I do??

This movie is so DUMB

The Future

DU Insomniacs check in (9 May)

I could never be a figure skating judge for women....

My mom died 10 years ago. You'd think Mother's Day wouldn't bother me...

Calder Cup Playoffs Rochester v. Hamilton Game 4 Tonight:

The "I have some good news and some bad news" thread.


Help!!! My Google bar keeps letting ads thru

Desert Island books

My 7 and 10 year old just.....

One last post about the new Loft :) . . . . okay maybe not the last

For the first time in twenty years

No copycat posts today?

One copycat post today?

Whose life do you prefer?

I just heard a good line from a friend about Iraq.

Clip from THE best Biblical movie ever made!

"Bug Season" has arrived!!!

Need help removing old mausoleum

When it's warm and sunny out......relax!!!! Cat pic inside.

You gotta check out what I drew on MS Paint.

Game Cube or Playstation?

The Search for ProudGerman Begins...

People who aren't religious, please answer.

My father has no family, no past.

Sapphire & Steel fans, the time has come!


Is there a way to clean DVD's?

Shameless self promotion of the progressive kind

Anyone remember the R&B singer Esther Phillips?

the next person who says 'having said that', i swear to god...

Johnny Depp guest stars on King of the Hill tonight!

I need one question.....

The Lakers are an embarrassment

I have a hankering for creamed asparagus.....

Great SUV Satire...

Anyone see what happened to Mr. Bill?

Arizona Scores 8 Touchdowns!!!

My spam email today:

What Is The Secret Ingredient?

Just got back from Miami

No catty cop posts yet today?

Best pizza device you've ever recieved?

I've seen things you people wouldn't believe...

Mariners are lighting up the "Evil Empire"!!! Woo-hoo!

Help! I need a place to upload picture to!!!

Fried Okra, home grown black eyed peas,

who on du has been (or are) in the military?

who saw the opening of SNL last night?

What's more important to you: money or having a life?

Well, who needs milk anymore?

Need anti virus advice :(

(Another serious copycat thread) What can you tell me about Toronto?

Let's Play "Libertarian Survivor!"

I put my Kerry sticker on my car today

What life do you prefer?

Looking to buy new, inexpensive digital camera...

Medical question.... dots in one's vision? (not floaters)


To all the DU moms...

Does anyone else love cold weather?

Song of the day - Buffy St. Marie, Now that the buffalo's gone

What do you tell fundies when they say your going to hell?

Freepers try mimicking a DU thread

"Steve Martin to Be the New Inspector Clouseau", no, no, no, no...

How 'bout a " new movies" thread?

What is your favorite kitchen appliance/gadget?

Is there a PLUMBER in the house?

Well, I'm glad my boyfriend and I cancelled tonight's outing.

Here's your (serious) copycat thread: What can you tell me about Dallas?

Best piece of advice you've ever received

What grade beef do you think Taco Bell uses???

The Iron Chef - What A Crock

What are the best warm climate cities for a democrat to live in?

A look at Major League Baseball standings!

How liberal are you?

need four published articles against music censorship

What will we be posting about in a year, after Pres. Kerry has...

A week from tomorrow is my B-Day!

Is God Real?

Who on DU would never join the military?

Where is the cheapest place to buy a house in the USA?


So, tell me about Buffalo, NY....

How's this for a role model?

hm..looks like a fund drive...where's Grovelbot?

7th Sephiroth's Interesting day, or how i overcame a mugger and saw art

"Survivor" season finale tonight--who will it be?

Rod Serling's Night Gallery

I did something last night that I have never done in 40 years!

Need help removing old linoleum.

If you were dating what you thought was a girl, and later found out...

Caption the useful sidekick being greeted

CAPTION Mr. Bush in the long bus

Today's Public Service Announcement

Do the ends justify the means?

Where is the most expensive place to buy a home ?

Feeling clever? Play the PERFECT COUPLES game

I'm bored, what birds are "special"

Primary Sexual Identification/Orientation

Better living through song titles II: titles you'd live your life by

The thread-killer thread

I'd Guess The Torture Scandal Has Removed Martial Law As An Option

I think a national zogby poll is due out tomorrow

So if Santa Claus exists, has Christmas come early for John Kerry?

Apparently, Kerry's new problem is Clinton

Will any prominent Repub turn on BushCo?

In-laws turn against Bush

George Bush -- fallen away Republican

The Kerry campaign fights back!

Kerry's medals: Freeper puke piece of the day

Name your running mate now, Democrats urge Kerry

"The Daddy deferment " (Cheney)-- LOL

Wes Clark fans will like today's Newsweek Conventional Wisdom edition...

A Kerry message starts to break through May 9, 2004

Oh man, you gotta give it up to the Bush campaign for this.

Va. DUers....

Heads up, Clarkies...turn on C-Span 1 now and wait for the

Has Nader gotten enough signatures to be on the ballot in any state

"Mr Dean is much easier for a European audience to understand."

Bush staffers check undershirts!!- that's Democracy!

Stupid question: Is Kucinich running for reelection in the House?

My Mom Thinks Clark Will be the VP Choice

From the Women of the Kucinich Camp~Happy Mother's Day

Dennis wins Boulder County, CO!

Looking good for Kerry!