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Archives: February 23, 2006

Newsweek(Michael Hirsh): Clumsy leadership in war on terror.

British Army helpless as Afghan drug crop doubles

NY Daily News: Mr. President, are you nuts?

Finger-Lickin' Bad: How Poultry Producers are Ravaging the Rural South

How American Elections Became a Criminal Enterprise (Michelle Mairesse)

John Gibson's words on the UAE deal.

DU This Poll: What is Bush's Future (on AOL)

Stronger Future for Nuclear Power

Aha! La Rochefoucauld provides an anwer.

Likud woes: Can't get enough support

Shas chairman: Gays are sick people

Court halts construction of J'lem museum atop Muslim cemetery

David Ray Griffin on Malloy tonight - 2/22/2006

Scholar for 911 Truth on CoastToCoast Thursday night, Feb 23rd

Do you care that we are about to lose our verifiable elections?

Hang On...: Cobb Demands Reinstatement of Ohio Recount Lawsuit

Alito hearings worth it?

MPR sues Gore's TV network over the Trademark "Current"

MN Dems: St Paul Straw Poll Event on Saturday 2-25

Heard both Rowley and Marko tonight

XGL or Eat This, Vista

League of Conservation Voters Scorecard

Just Another Blog endorses...

Call for help in Travis County - Precinct Judges

Voting irregularities for March 7th - they've already started

Input on the senate 54 race between Jesse Martin and Ed. Lindsay?

My new toy

So Canada lost, get over it! ....We win some, we lose some!

Peter MacKay proves he's the boy idiot...yappin' about hostages in Iraq.

Emerson continues to weather political storm here keeping him from Ottawa

Common Dreams: Bird Flu Precautions Dangerously Ignore World's Poor

MacKay apologizes for raising hopes of hostages' families

Rice faces questions about U.S. push for democracy in Mideast

AP: Louisiana's Congressional delegation demands stop to ports deal

Say it aint so.......FBI

Did Any Of U Chicagoan DU'ers Attend St Xavier's Cindy Sheehan event

Bush Unaware of Ports Deal Before Approval

AP: Bush will raise money for Burns in Washington next month

Papal favourite linked to Vatican scandal dead at 84.

KRT Wire: Outcry over port deal obscures real security issues, experts say

Former Ill. Governor (Ryan) Won't Testify

FCC Upholds CBS Fine for Jackson's Flash (and more to come)

South Dakota Passes Abortion Ban

AP: DeLay says Bush making mistake on port sale

MPs recall Straw as air traffic controllers confirm 200 CIA flights

Obscure US intelligence agency assessed ports deal

U.S. Christians create umbrella organization to lobby for Israel

FBI Raids Middle Eastern Owned Convenience Stores and Service Stations

White House to Issue Own Katrina Findings

Arab Co., White House Had Secret Agreement

(Iraqi) Superbug hits Canadian soldiers injured in suicide bombing

NYT: Dubai Sees Bias Behind Storm

US Downplays Civil War Threat in Iraq Despite Horrific Mosque Attack

Word-of-the-day: donnybrook (n.)

Vote Democratic - your country depends on you!

Joke about Menopause Jewelry

I did it! I bought a new TV!

Snails shooting darts. Cupid Snails


Mmmmmmmmm....... Moo Shi Pork

What will it take for them?

A long time ago, I once said that Kleeb was my DU husband.

Happy 100th Birthday to the Toaster!

Anyone know anything about an organization

Johnny Knoxville

I protested at a senator's campaign event tonight. Ask me anything!

Isn't he just the best?


Someone is not a happy puppy

benny hill, blasphemy, funny, christ

Who wants a Budweiser?

What does this mean?

Is it possible to get married in the DU lounge?

Ever been in a Turkish prison?

Is it possible to get married to the DU lounge?

Dubai, dubai, doo...

I googled "Impeach Bush" and only got 7,020,000 hits.

Please delete

We're four days away from Rev_Acts birthday spanking!

Reporter Needs Info For Tomorrow's Story

People suck (Canada)

Does anyone else giggle if a woman says she's going for a facial?

It's been fun, good to be back, 'night all.

It's been fun, good to be back, 'night all.

Dear Rev_Acts and ZombieNixon...

I just realized we have Dinsdale Pirana as a vice president

My work here is done

WHOA!!! 24 posts to 4000!! Ask me anything!!!

Thank You DU.This time I called the cops. It was too much.

Ok I just put Bulgaria on notice...

I'm really naughty tonight, and I don't know why.

BoyGeorge and Deadeye Dick, What a pair,What a week....

Doing some bongs

I got a new avatar

Minister Buys Lap Dances To Tell Strippers About God

I just raided my new roommate's CD collection.

DU Cooks! Now that I have to throw out my teflon frying pans, what are

anyone remember MacGyver?

Our pResident is an upperclass twit.

Fuck it all, I am going on an Olivia Cruise.

'Brokeback Mountain' Shirts Auctioned

LOST is fucking with my head

Anybody else enjoy Vault Radio?

Howdy Yo


Someone Is Going To Make A Movie About This (Unbelievable Sports Story)

You want to see desperation?

Marriage. What's it good for?

To sleep, or not to sleep?

"Ehhhhh-vry roooooooooose has its thorn...!"


My big sister is wonderful!

What's the name of the female model with the nice ass?

Ever get an injection in the eyeball?

Here it is! Today's Black History Thread #7! Hillary and Henry O.!

Lordy- a Fatburger is opening across the street...

Does anybody else hate the commercials lately?

DU Men--Do you get manicures/pedicures on a regular basis?

Dame Edna Is Now Appearing At The National Theatre

There's broken glass in my garbage disposal. Ask me anything!!

WTF is it with these huge Nalgene bottles people carry around

Massage. What's it good for?


Another photo thread

Chicken and Waffles. Anyone had this? It sounds strange.. in a WONDERFUL

...and there it is. In honor of FOUR THOUSAND (4000) posts (dialup wrng)

Ever get shot in the face?

Get ready for Daily Dancer!

Lab owners!!! Don't use Rimadyl!! Please spread the word!

The Queen's in town and won't get to see her!

What Do You Think Dumbya's first word was as a child?

So, I was reading another forum,

What Singer Will ALWAYS Make You Change Radio Stations?

Favorite Band not from the US or the UK?

Our first litter of puppies in the next 24 hrs or so. Any pointers?

School Pig Castration Sparks Protests

post here and i will insult you....

for those of us that used to be fundies

Gay themes emerge in country music

Atheists are Ripping a Page from the Gay Manual

Democratic forum turns into shouting match


Woo Hoo Buckeyes!

U.S. medalist Davis part of Chicago race lawsuit


Kerry endorses Ciro Rodriguez (TX-28)

Yeah, two Mass guys signed on to Impeachment probe

Letter from JK on behalf of DSCC

HELP! You know that Fun For Kerry Lovers Thread....trouble

02/22/06 UAE meeting of the KOEB

So how does the KOEB interpret "Keep your knees loose"?

So. Who thinks that the UAE corp had the low bid for port mgment?

Mock Congressional Hearing on *Admin online

Generic Drugs Hit Backlog At FDA

7.5 Quake in Mozambique

Did Dubai Ports get by Cheney and Rove because of quailgate?

Both the US & Iran Have Presidents Who Believe The 2nd Coming Is Imminent!

Global Hawk Returns To U.S. - - Requiem For A Drone

Ken for President--Satire

Can anyone guide me to the DNC marketing dept.

The end is near, the bush* cabal. oh it is so sweet, oh so sweet

Americans should be running American ports......

UAE Deal Could be a Strategic move to Invade Iran

"The Little Orange Vest Project"

So; freepers; your're worried about unwanted pregnancies?

David Schuster doing a great job on Tweety explaining

I'm So Sick & Tired Of The Anti-Tweety Posts!

Throw this one on the Bush impeachment pile with the rest...

This UAE Situation Is REALLY Cracking Me Up

Bush Is Done When The Country Doesn't Trust His Nat'l Security Credentials

A question I have on the port deal

Tweety is back to pissing me off again.

Smirky hearts outsourcing

How can one threaten a veto to information he had no prior knowledge of?

Ooooh! O'Lielly gonna do a factor investigation Re: Air America.

Comments from New York Newsday's "talk back" section

Caption this * pic

Here is why I do not like the UAE port deal

A Disastrous Idea-Rummy in charge of Disaster Relief...

All day long whenever I've seen B*'s face, I've said 'Who's your daddy?"

Remember the John McCain torture "bill" incident in thinking of the ports!

OK, on Hardball, Rear Adm. Thomas Gilmore says containers are...

Gold medalist (Shani) Davis suing Chicago

VIDEO- Fineman on Bush's Credibility-(Pretty funny but pathetic)

Howard Fineman on Countdown

How can Oprah build 65 houses (so far) since Katrina and FEMA

The Portgate issue

What would you say to this elderly lady?

D.R.A.F.T. rap - video

2006 Election Ultimatum: Impeach or Lose

VIDEO- Bush on India (heh)- Countdown

MUST SEE: Jobs Listing for "DROs"

bush said that he would veto any legislation that would stop the

OK, maybe I'm a dunderhead, but why do we need massive foreign...

Jesse Jackson Jr. question please

Baghdad Burning: Things are not good in Baghdad ... People are scared

Group files ethics complaint over Senator Santorum's house loan

We have won this issue already.

VIDEO- Worst Person in the World- O'Reilly

"Abramoff's Evangelical Soldiers"

Question: Who broke the Port story? I was flummoxed over business

want to see a very rich and growing city? try Dubai

Halliburton -- Tehran --- U.A.E (a little excerpt from 2004 Forbes)

shocker Rita has a guy on about the port deal

David Sirota was just on Countdown. Look at his take behind the UAE deal

I am happy for the lotto winners...

Denver military trains and *'s determination to do the port deal

Is Times Online (UK) reputable with facts?

The straw that could break the camel's back.

"Since Sliced Bread". Check out the winners ideas on energy.

Say it aint so.......FBI

Bush's Boss Reveals himself in UAE deal

I kinda just think these guys thought they could get away with it...

The Iraqis would screw the US royally if they all came together,

Secretary Snow had $100M retainer on UAE deal?


The death penalty and 25 yrs to life...

Anybody listening to Kimmitt about the Long War on Cspan?

Scott Ritter was right, we'll be run out of Iraq with

Did you see this Bush (and Clinton) impressionist on Letterman? > WMV file

After 5, time to report news that the administration doesn't want to

I thought Bush believed regimes like the UAE's were going to be overthrown

delete dupe

With short summaries, how long would The Big Book of Bush Scandals be?

Folk Songs of the Far Right Wing

South Dakota law to ban all abortions.

Proof Bush Is Lying? AP Story About White House Making Deal For Ports

Do you think Kerry knew about this in 2004?

"We will make no distinction between the terrorists

I'm sorry -you can't have it both ways. (CNN)

Self Delete

Keith O. has Bill O'Lielley

Did anyone catch Hannity and KKKRove going at it today?

Shove the Pork and Protect the Port

Stop the world! Why does Keith O. say, "Keep your knees loose"?

Bush appoints David Sanborn to be head of Maritime Administration

What The Dubai Deal Is Really About: The Next War

The point not discussed in my prior post...


Dubai: Dumbya's undoing?

School Pig Castration Sparks Protests

Big Problem, Dubai Deal or Not

i think the shrub administration has finally jumped the shark

NYT Building On Fire?

Somebody left Karen Hughes alone with the catapult.

Let's follow the President's lead - recognize that the "War on Terror" was

I must pass this on. My friend, my neighbor.

this is what civil war looks like-or is it?

Rice to soothe fears over ports row - Visiting UAE on Thursday

Riverbend has a new blog up...

Village idiot unaware of Port Deal. Sais he can not be concerned with


UAE Emir and Bin Laden Hunting Buddies

Colbert Report tonight: the thread

The "I want to say thank you" thread...

What control will UAE have over the World Trade Center?

Why We Fight--good interview with Eugene Jarecki from CBC this AM...

What do you think about this story?

A visit to a different side of Iraq, 'the beginning of the universe'

ACTION ALERT! Help Save the Largest Urban Farm in the U.S.

AOL Poll: Please cast your DU vote; When will they ask about impeachment?

David Ray Griffin will be on Malloy's show tonight

In the spirit of the Dubai Port deal, I suggest we turn all Oncology

Clumsy Leadership- Newsweek


Capital Hill Blues Reports that Secret Service says...

So Hannity is going to debate SPRINGER???

i'm missing my mopaul fix, 3 plus weeks no mo', just a couple key strokes

Micheal Eric Dyson on The Colbert Report Now! I hope he's seen the show!

MoDo:ALL Chimpy has ever been good at is being a RICH, LAZY-ASS PARTY BOY!

People who still watch CNN: When is wingnut Beck starting there? Have

Hmmmmm.....CBS correspondent John Roberts now on CNN?

Wonder why McCain is backing bush when he knows it's gonna

A Selection of FreeRepublic Posts re: Portgate.

Would you vote for a guy....

I still couldn't care less about these "reporters" standing up to *. They

The UAE sounds like a hotbed of terrorism and repression.

"This is the last straw" - I heard this from a GOPher today

And how was your NSA protest/vigil in your city/town/municipality tonight?

Bush's first veto will be...

Face it. If Bushco goes down, it'll be for all the wrong reasons.

Why does the media support Republicans?

VIDEO- David Sirota on Countdown

Why don't American Co's want to run our ports?

VIDEO- Bilkey of Dubai Ports World Caught on his Bullchit

FDA Doesn't Want You To Know About the Power of...CHERRIES!

So who is really running the country?

Black History Month Thread #7: "Did You Know?" (Hillary and Henry O.)

UAE trade policies do not allow foreign ownership.

"Aug. 2005 Briefing Warned ~ Cheney Determined To Shoot Old Man In Face"

To all Freeps who believed Bush really cared about "protecting us":

So, my retired schoolteacher mom, (who wrote "FU" on the Repub

Wanna Know How the Military Feels about the Port Deal?

Port Deal, let's hear from the experts, shall we?

Anyone need a Stepford Wife? Here's just the site for you

Lowes Hardware will not use Newark Port for shipping it's goods.

Need links re: how controlling Iraq oil benefits Bush Co and pals . . .

It's not MIHOP it's IHOP

Strange bedfellows - & (AOL/Yahoo email tax)


Katrina: Coast Guard was great, DHS taking credit, baloney!

Coke or Pepsi?

Will Democrats stand up now that Bush is on the floor?

American Milosevic - Playing with Matches in a Sectarian Tinderbox

Folk Songs of the Far Right Wing

What about them UAE "rape rooms?" Isn't that why we invaded Iraq?

What country is fine with you to run the USA ports?

Which DUer Created "Impeach Bush Boardgame"? *Pix* & order yours here:

"Bush has a lot of credibility when he pleads ignorance."

*** Wednesday TOONs: Port ***

When have Americans ever stood up? (Post Revolution)

Breaking: "Alito is, like, 10 - 20 minutes late every day!" says Roberts..

OK, I'm getting angry because when Muslims in the Middle East go on...

Slavery of baby boys in the United Arab Emirates

Don't Give Up

Deja Vu All Over Again (the "stop Iran" bandwagon)

Some cartoons from our friends in the United Arab Emirates

Roe vs. Wade is Dying as we Speak

If Bush didn't know about Dubai deal, then why did he do this on 1/17/06?

Just had an idea for a Mike Malloy appreciation thread

"Net Neutrality" and "Democratic Underground"

Tamping down the bad news and scandals

Don't have a link yet, but heard Kerry endorsed Rodriguez over Cuellar and

Tenet: CIA didn't hit bin Laden in Afghanistan..was with UAE royal family


Say No to Nazis

McClellan puts it ALL into perspective, MAGNIFICENTLY. Bravo, Scotty.

Documents support Cheney’s shooting account

Why is it necessary for democrats to shoot themselves in the foot with

100 Best Pitches for A Campaign Contribution

Tell us it ain't so....FBI

White House had secret agreement with UAE before port deal

Alterman on Huff Post re potential Gore comeback in 2008.

"Condi you know I don't care what the Senate or American Peasants

Medalist/Bush-lover Hedrick will enlist to fight in Iraq

Backtracking from "brainless" comment, Hatch inadvertently pans UAE deal

Why are people insisting that Barack Obama run for President?

Did Any Of U Chicagoan DU'ers Attend St Xavier's Cindy Sheehan event

If Bush didn't know about Dubai deal, then why did he do this on 1/17/06?

So it's looking like the WH is actually in cahoots with some

To those who believe UAE is in league with bin Laden

Uh oh....Bush`s Fabulous President costume just got ripped off.

Did GOP Congress sink the shiv in Bush this week?

How ironic that Bush spent the last 4 years playing up the xenophobia

Trouble in Paradise: Freeps call W.H. "liars" and "pathetic" (Port-Gate)

2 phony cowboys star in:

Report probes US custody deaths

Add Delay to GOP naysayers, Reminds me of Nixon going down...

NYT: News Analysis: Big Problem, Dubai Deal or Not

Foreign control of American ports is a big deal in the details (NYT)

Maybe Impeachment is really possable at this point!

Downing Street Minutes I and II and Australia Abu Grab pictures

Port security: Strickly business or a bribe?

Ever think about life AFTER Bush is impeached?

Folks, I listened to Rush a little bit today, as I am often forced to

Dubai Port Takeover Deal: Bush’s Donnybrook

Shouldn't we be discussing NATIONALIZING US Port operations?

Duckworth endorsement draws flame war, Cegelis endorsement respected. . .

Bush is done... Any guess on the new approval ratings...

Oversight? WHAT oversight? Obscure intelligence? Ha!

Poll: 58% Dem's say they should "accept their lower position in Congress"

Taking Bush "down" is not our important issue. Taking Republicans down

This is HUGH People!!

The Kill Your Own Base Strategy

Is the Port Reaction really displaced frustration by CONNEDservatives?

The Pombo Mambo: Dancing Around Congress’ Ethics Rules

PINR: "Economic Brief: U.S. Ports Deal, Italian Banking Sector"

Reid: Bush trying to hurt programs that help people:HLS chief resig sought

Big Problem, Dubai Deal or Not -looks at what this deal has put up front

Sects and Violence (WH has refused to recognize the centries old conflic

What Was and Never Shall Be

Attack deepens Iraq's divide ... Excellent article

Molly Ivins: It's the Corporation, Stupid (on UAE ports deal)

USA Today-- Great rant on No Child Left Behind

Dubai and The Bush Dynasty Deal with the Devil

The Houses of Bush, Sabah, and Maktoum

Britain - Shamed by appalling human rights abuses

The Memo

Dick Cheney: West's 'Most Terrifying and Repulsive' Politician

Arizona Republic: Voters deserve a mulligan (AZ's Republican Treasurer)

The bloody day: shrine bombing aftermath

Sarah Vowell, "Pessimism Deficit"

Former congressmen press changes in presidential elections

Juan Cole blogs on Iraq sectarian flare up

A Failure of the Press

Wolf talking of Senate Port briefing cnn

Juan Gonzales (NY Daily News): Big Oil fan after little man

Urgent: Big Oil vs. Wind Energy

U.S. Ports

A War of Words:'Declare' vs. 'Make' and Its Allies(option of following law

Companies Given Free Ride on Pollution Violations with Voluntary EPA Prog.

Iran & China aim to sign Multibillion deal/Yadavaran oil field

Was a terrorist among us? (Independent Collegian, Toledo)

Mysteries of Venezuela Revealed

Weighing the Potential Backlash (Independent Collegian, Toledo)

Less (and More) Than It Seems- WTO vs. Europe

NYT MoDo: GOP to Bush: You're nuts!

Dick Morris: Look out, here comes Al (The Hill)

Hunger is becoming more chronic

RUMSFELD OP-ED: Arab press immature, more propaganda organs needed

Reid held up TVA brd appts because all 6 were Repubs!!

George Bush and the Rise of Christian Fascism "the spirit of antichrist"

In Defense of Free Thought

9/11 And The Sport of God (Bill Moyers)

BuzzFlash Reader Contribution--You Know You Are Still A Republican If...

Bush Critics You Should Trust

Average weekly earnings fell by 0.4% last yr after deflation by the CPI-W

Onatrio Confronting Mass Extinctions, Minimal Protection - Star

Awwww!! NASA PR Hack George Deutsch Steps Down

Resounding Yawns As Norton Pimps Bush Renewable "Plan"

Enviros ought to yank Joe Lieberman's endorsements, too

Red Tides, Domoic Acid, Coral Diseases - Human Pressure Crushing Sea Life

Greenland Will Limit Subsistence Polar Bear Hunting - ENN

EU Rejects UK Plan To Raise Carbon Emissions Through Trading Plan

Greenland's greenhouse

No Deepwater Sharks In Survey - No Backup For Collapsing Populations

Melting Yukon Icefield Reveals Canada's Oldest Footwear - AFP

Company proposes bigger LNG terminal for Maine

A cartoon

An analysis of Salton Sea algal biodiesel and/or methane.

Californians Set to Battle over Energy Tax Plan

Gas Pipeline from Alaska Won't Eliminate Long-Term Supply Challenge

Today they announced the earliest-ever fire restrictions for AZ.

Chimp's Own Lead Energy Analyst Says Bush ME Oil Goals Impossible - WP

Carlyle (Group) eyes renewable energy, predicts IPOs

"My Name Is Randy, And I'm Addicted To Oil."

Honda To Roll Out Low-Cost Hybrid Car In 2007-08 - Reuters

Hamas and Us, The New Republic (Post date:2/23/06, edition 3/3/06)

Not a flame - but why should the Arab world recognize Israel?

Israeli Army Murders Eight West Bank Palestinians

Israeli Army Kills Top Militant

Intel gets green light for 605 million dollars chip plant in Vietnam

Intel to open technology centre in Gaza

Dr. David Ray Griffin on Air America

Manipulation of Pictures and Videos of the Second Hit

What about this shit?

"You want the truth ? You cant handle the Truth!"

Why there were bombs planted at the WTC towers--

A Coverup Under Two Presidents: The Unsolved Mystery of Oklahoma City

Why there were NO BOMBS planted at the WTC.

Not Even Bombs Can Do This-Logic And Reason Shall Prevail

No Fires At Impact Zone (from No Bombs thread)

Why there were NO BOMBS planted at the WTC. (Second Revision)

John Doe II's amazing encyclopedia of the hijackers and their doubles

Improved method of voting

How many states beside Oregon are voter intent states by law?

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News, Thursday 2/23/06

Electoral Reform Press Conference Today

Watchdog Group Questions 2004 Fla. Vote (+)

CA: Bowen Cites Illegalities of Diebold Certification & Calls for Reversal

Why renew Voting Rights Act? Ala. town provides answer

From The National Journal - Congressional race rankings

Fallon to push for universal health care - DMR

We need to compile a list of the awful stuff

DELEGATES - refuse to sign any document to expand the candidate pool!

Sarah Janacek supports feminism!

Michele Bachmann: armed and dangerous

Richard Morrison is mad as hell...

Republican running campaign ads on local AAR

Risotto add-in suggestions...

Pot roast in the oven for tonight

Eggs; when scrambling, making a fritatta, etc., do you

Harper nominates Rothstein as SCC justice

WMTV: Senator Kohl Against US Port Deal

Bush urges India to complete nuclear deal

Crunch time for Serbia in hunt for Mladic

AP: Northwest lawmakers attack ports deal

Iraq erupts in violence after shrine bombing

Iran accepts the challenge and prepares for possible attack

Today and tomorrow and the next day Cindy Sheehan is being beaten up by F

Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake Hits Mozambique

Probe Sought in German Role in Iraq War (helping US/CIA?)

U.S funding of opposition is psyops to undermine Iran’s nuclear diplomacy

New Information Emerges About Terrorism Suspects

Marines arrested in military gear thefts from Camp Pendleton

Hunger is becoming more chronic

THE ENRON TRIAL: Unruffled, ex-exec says she followed company lin

Israel fears harm to ties with Jordan due to comments by IDF commander

Deal on ports approved without Bush's knowledge

Agent Orange Lawsuit Brought to U.N.

Ecuador Oil Workers Escape Pumping Station

Five states silent on CIA flights

Man Says A-L-L-A-H in Name Blocked E-Mail

Convictions for Diana paparazzi

Iran blames US, Israel for shrine blast

Marcos wealth may now be worth US$100B

Teen Arrested After Posting

The Times Herald: Weldon aims to sink port deal

US Supreme Court backs hallucinogenic tea

Nevada delegation united in opposition (ports)

Documents Reveal White House Deal on Ports

Iraq struggles to contain sectarian violence

Attack deepens Iraq's divide

38 Dead in Moscow Roof Collapse

Iraq vet accused of stabbing wife 71 times

CNN News Alert, UAE Ports Deal

WaPo: White House Issues Its Own Katrina Report

Three Iraqi Journalists Found Killed

47 workers killed at checkpoint near Baghdad

Artist tells of work on state time for Republican candidates

Reuters: Baghdad toll at 53 as sectarian attacks go on

Dozens of bodies discovered in Baghdad

Al Arabiya says 3 TV crew members killed in Iraq

Company develops shocking shotgun shell

Bush urges calm amid sectarian violence in Iraq

Lawyers say security worries impaired Libby's memory

Former Bush advisor defends White House spying powers (AFP)

Boston Globe: Abramoff ties to Russians probed

Iraq forces on alert as killings mount

Rice Makes Surprise Visit to Lebanon

Treasury-led committee cleared Dubai ports deal

U.S. Chamber endorses DeLay

Abramoff ties to Russians probed

Sadr orders militia to protect Iraqi Sunni mosques

Cheney Witness Accounts Statements differ on whether alcohol was consumed

A Coverup Under Two Presidents: The Unsolved Mystery of Oklahoma City

Rice met with Arab refusal to isolate Hamas

Arab Company, White House Had Secret Deal

China Claims 400M Mobile Phone Users

Venezuela Oil Offer Puts Heat On Rell (Cheap heating oil from Chavez)

Intel gets green light for 605 mln dlrs chip plant in Vietnam

Sheehan to protest at U.S. posts in Germany in March

China sending official to Iran for nuclear talks

Iraq Vet Accused of Stabbing Wife 71 Times

Rice to soothe ports row on UAE visit

'Big Brother' watching e-mail, computer data: US report

Roadside bomb kills four U.S. soldiers in Iraq

(Democratic) Senators Voice Concern Over Ports Deal

World science body slams tougher U.S. visa rules

Iraq coverage is 'catastrophe' for reporters, says media federation

Bush: "No need to worry about port security " (CNN)

Shooting at Roseburg High School injures one

Port Authority: We're suing to stop sale to Dubai firm

Bill would bar doctors from asking about guns

Roadside bomb kills three U.S. soldiers in Iraq (total to 7 for Wed)

Watchdog Group Questions 2004 Fla. Vote

Affidavits Detail Cheney Hunter Shooting

Baghdad curfew to stem violence

Bush 'willing to accept' delay in Dubai deal

Treasury's Snow says staff handled Dubai ports deal

Bush officials brief lawmakers on Dubai port deal (only 1 Repug came)

Bodies burnt in open after Nigeria riots kill 138

Poll Shows Growing Concern Over Threat From Terrorists

Guantanamo must close, says US ally Berlusconi

CNN: Arab TV journalists killed in Iraq

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday 23 February

Santorum Defends Use Of Exclusive Mortgage Lender, Donor

Bush says Dubai ports deal not a security threat

To Combat Hunger More in US Turn to Soup Kitchens (25Million)

Over 120 shot dead in Iraq sectarian bloodshed (AFP)

Mentally ill facing snarls in (Medicare) Rx plan

US threats over rights body

Myrick blasts ports deal; Dole 'concerned'

Food Bank Network Served Over 25M in '05

Ally in ports deal is valued by U.S. military

(Harman) Dem: Wiretap inquiry a ruse to aid (Heather) Wilson (re-election)

US marines probe tensions among Iran’s ethnic minorities ("early stages"?)

(al Qaeda) Iraq militants blame govt, Iran for shrine attack

BBC News: White House admits Katrina flaws (WH report)

Kerry: Democrats relevant on war

Mo. funeral-protest bill sent to governor

US military denies Iraq on brink of civil war

Taoiseach (Irish PM) demands Camp X-ray closure

Civilian contractors: Invisible casualties of Iraq

Scientists Promote Benefits of Black Magic Soil (Global Warming)

White House sits out Iran nuclear talks

U.S. residents unhappy with world status

Poll: Clinton to run in 2008, but won't win

Port Authority: We're suing to stop sale to Dubai firm

USA Today: Sept. 11 report ties bin Laden to UAE

Ohio House Candidate(Democrat) Fails to Qualify

Wal-Mart to Offer Improved Health Benefits

Average American Family Income Declines

BBC News: Costa Rica completes vote recount (still no official winner)

Libby's lawyers want charges dismissed

iTunes: One billion songs sold

Mexico leftist holds lead in new presidential poll

CNN: Sunni party quits Iraq government talks after mosque bombing

Shoot to hurt, pol urges cops (Shoot to Wound - NY State)

Bush insists outsourcing to India has its benefits

Israel claims al Qaeda plans mega-attack

One of those "It seemed like a good idea at the time..."

You want to see mastication?

Mucilage. What's it good for?

Anyone here download the billionth song from iTunes?

Let's see who remembers him...

Awww... Kitty!

What's the name of the male DUer with the nice ass?

Makes Facts Based on Decisions

Nice ass...


16 year old son thinks Johnny Cash's version of "Hurt" is better than NIN

Which decade was better for music? The 1420's or the 1980'?

I'm ranting in GD ........... Press scum.

Question of the Night : Will Crazy Guggenheim ever run out of popcorn ?

Basic DU Posting Question #2 -- Smilies

It's a quiet thread.

Porn Free Google Image Words

Grumble grumble grumble

Excuse me, I have to go scream for a while now

I got to do some work for my Dad.

I'm getting my wisdom teeth out friday.

This Music Video will cure ANYTHING that ails you

AMerican Idol -->Maxim--> Fear Factor SYNERGY!!

Willy (Hog) Hangs Out With Nicole (Antelope) At Zoo (PIC)

Late Night Lyrics

Awwwww --hog and bongo are bestest friends

Nothing says "SPRINGTIME" like protesting in NYC in April

Just goes to show ya- there's a market for EVERYTHING (pic)

I have to write 12, count 'em, 12 essays today

Finally - new rotation for Wolfgang's Vault and what a list of great songs

Funny cat pic site.

Politically correct (humor)

Back in high school, did you ever know someone who

Stop Cuts for Tigers, Rhinos, etc.

Grrrrr....Irritation...Be a good mom, MrsGrumpy.

Good Thursday Morning, Everybody!

Anyone feel like gloating about Bush's port debacle? Here is your chance.

O'Jays, Bee Gees, or B.J. Thomas?

So, I'm watching some old guy raid my recycle bin

Protest signs

Where have all the cowgirls gone?

Dan Savage: the sex act formerly known as the "pearl necklace"

"You must choose". For Err.


Paging Ass-Kicked-Bob


Quick car question

Thank goodness we don't have THIS commercial in the US

Forrest sings the praises of Elvis movies

Too funny.... new T-shirt (but I don't know where to buy it)


Did You Know That There's A Guy Named "Hugh Moran"...

Last Chance Black History Thread #7 (Reminder of a REAL administration)

"Bye Bye Birdie" is on TCM now

my new version of "Scarborough Faire"

Interesting photos of the start of an atomic blast.

Where is a nice golf course in the Scottsdale/Phoneix area?

What Would Make You More Self-Conscious?

List the rock concert ticket stubs you still have.

Don't take those you love for granted

***CAPTION*** Bush getting oral favors!

I bought running shoes on credit while investing in pasta - Colbert

Rant: the failure of birders to report sightings in a timely manner

I'm Confuzzeled?

Hey - can somebody get me a picture of the cover of the WP Pedophilia

Hunting lawyers!

I just got done viewing the Kid Rock sex tape...and I must say

Caption this photo.

List your favorite names for *!

How do I handle salary negotations?

My son is funny!

MUST-SEE Video, "Hello, My Name Is Danny"...

Gomer Pyle, Denver Pyle or Artimus Pyle?

an oldie, but a goodie. I forgot how cool this was...

Since we're talking tattoos...

Sometimes I just want to answer lounge questions with "your mom."


What the hell is Death Cab for Cutie

Nobody has told us how to spell moran lately

If the gas gauge says E.

Lieutenant X wants to teach you top secret hand to hand combat methods

Any one Listen To Stephanie Miller's show this morning?

Ever wonder how far you can push it past empty before you run out of gas?

Thursday earworm. Very annoying.

BREAKING: matcom stars in latest Kid Rock sex video!

Sicko "Marriage Contract" One For The Ages

Would you take career advice from Brian Dunkelman (?)

Pop-up or hard-sided camping trailer?

Can anyone recommend a good website or program for doing floor plans?


Outlook Express help

Thin Mints cookies. Food of the Gods.

How the hell did we wind up like this?

Hey shutup!

I Think My Neighbor's BIG Dog Is The One Leaving BIG POOPS In My Yard...

Who here isn't a Liberal?

Who here is a Nickelback fan?

Squeech music live in Boston

I think I should give up eating meat but I don't know if I can

Should Daniel Craig be the next bond?

I think I should give up eating laundry markers, but I don't know if I can

People I never want to see naked.

OK.... This is wierd....

I just bought a new quilt for my bed

Anyone ever do buisness with Butterfly Photo?

And so I wake in the morning

What the fuck is MacArthur park about?

Hugh Grant kicks paparazzo's ass, calls him "feline-inspired epithet"

Happy Birthday Johnny Winter

Just escaped the 700 Club.

Kid Rock blocks the sale of his homemade sex videotape

Wednesday's child is full of woe.

Monty Python's Personal Best

StopTheMorans' terrya's arwalden's "Lesbian" thread...[blah] 10 replies?

If World War Three starts in Kashmir with a confrontation between India

"He took his shirt off."

A rare opportunity to see me be civil to an idiot.

Terrya's arwalden's "Lesbian" thread...when will it garner 100 replies?

I am the acme of evolution [1000 Replies]

Strippers Go To Court To Fight 'No Fondling' Law

Man's Neighbor Slammed Door - Man Killed Her For Doing It

Best flight broker? Orbitz, Travelocity, etc?

Do you care if your country wins any Olympic medals?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 2/23/06)

NRPS 2006 Tour:

West Virginia Woman Told to Stop Rescuing Opossums

Dear People Who Listed Your House (with pictures) on

How come when a skater puts her foot over top her head it is

Watch Out !!!

so who else hasnt watched more than 30 seconds of the olympics?

What's Your Favorite DEAD Food?

FCC Reportedly Will Ban Another Four-Letter Word

Has anyone here had a Bummer?

Reaching young girls with a positive message about beef...

Are you a true liberal gentleman or a so-called one? Can app to chicks too

Does anyone here own a Mummer?

Are you a true liberal lady or a so-called one? Can apply to guys too.

I had a weird question asked at a job interview today.

Does anybody here own a Hammer?

What's your favorite HEAD food?

Has anybody here had a Hummer?

Can any of you help me with this RETORT from freeper?

Are you a true liberal boy or a so-called one? Can apply to gals too.

Could MATCOM refrain from sexual innuendo for 24 hours?

Tavernertot born on Tuesday!

Help me plan my summer vacation!!!

Question for Atkins Diet Followers

Either you're with us or you're against us!

Illustration showing the injuries to Harry Whittington

Reasons Neverwinter Nights is better than the Dragonlance Computer Games..

Internship in Bremerton, WA....Looking for info of area


This is my song for today .What is yours?

Bush is really saving us

How do know she/he is the one?

sufjan stevens anyone?

The World According to America

Lego "Brokeback Mountain"

DUer who reps the UNDEAD the illest!

Question about United Church of Christ...


Does anyone here own a Hymnal?

What's Your Favorite RED Food?

I think I should give up eating veggies but I don't know if I can

Question for DU parents re: a sick cat, and a three-year-old's reaction

"Welcome to my secret lair on Skullcrusher Mountain..."

I feel a bit guilty for insulting people so post here...

Does anybody here own a Hummer?

Who has the best legs in showbiz?


bigwillq laudatory thread

Dr Fate to butcher: "I'll have several pounds of your finest meats, Sir!"

Weird dreams you've had about other DUers

WTH - must be time for a M.A.T.C.O.M. thread

Am I the only one here who hates airplane travel?

Has anyone here ever been in the slammer?

Damn! I hit 4,000 posts and didn't even realize it!

Alcohol sucks

Agg! Annoyed DUer here!

I live in Texas, but I hate it.

Ancient Beaver Disproves Theory of Evolution

British comedy

Any celebrity "close encounters" (even 2nd hand?)

****SPOILER**** Figure skating free skate

evening earworm

How Far Could You Get In Life With A Fake College Degree?

Time for the proper use of Their, There, and They're thread to return

What's a good Mardi Gras Costume?

1970s music or 1980s music? Which decade was better?

who do you wish would leak a sex tape?

Did you grow up with Top 40 radio? Do you remember

My quotidian "Lock" made it in.

Do You Know Any Fake Celebrities? (Ordinary People Who Have Famous Names?)

Are you truly a liberal gentleman? Can apply to ladies too!

Sasha Cohen

i need good vibes-- i have a clinical physiology exam tomorrow

Lower-back tattoos with hip-hugger pants and a too-short shirt

So, I'm watching American Idol this season.

Is you is, or is you not, my constituency?

Politically Incorrect Illustrated Alphabet

Goodnight lounge

Vatican to Muslims: practice what you preach

non-sectarian Bible study?

Sweaty Cotton Socks Worst for Blisters

The rest of my life: Heath care and social safety net

Study: Supplements Fail to Ease Arthritis

Acceleration setback inertia

NASA: The Blue Marble: Next Generation

Fossil Overturns Ideas of Jurassic Mammals

Ohio state Senator satirizing Republicans and proposed adoption ban

Football question -- what is "tendering" a player?

women's Long Program ****SPOILER CITY, BABY****

FIDE chess champ Topalov having rough time in Linares Tournament

Questions about Glucosamine for dogs

I need some help preparing my case please...

Have you had you dose of 'Daily Kitten' today?

Problem with vet office -- re: getting copies of pet records

With whom can you discuss spirituality?

New here....seeking help - SSRI Withdrawal

I,m worried about the give-away plans our great leader has proposed

I just realized that "My Posts" showed no posts in the Kerry forum

Here's a bit of fluff for you folks from MA!

A whopping freudian slip

You'll love this

Please see this (very Kerry-related)

Kerry Sticker on Wallet--Banned by Bush, Running for Congress

I need some help trying to understand how top officials could not

KarenDC (we know her) is live blogging on DKOS

Honorable mention of Kerry in regards to the Dubai deal.

Kerry: Democrats relevant on war (Kerry team player again)

a bit on single women voters

Florida Election machine problems in '04

MA/.NH people tickets for 3/11 dinner with JK in Nashua

Oregon Dunes

Countdown Newsletter: 2/23/06 -- Ports: Next Phase of the Battle

Just read a funny ap story about the ugly Olympic skating costumes...

Iraq Freedom Congress statement on the bombing of holy sites

Several days ago, CBC had a small piece on Dubai

Anyone watching Richard Dreyfuss on C-SPAN2?

Have you seen this?

Slate’s John Dickerson on “Bush critics you can trust”

Has all the secrecy come back to bite them on the ass?

Special services use LSD to supervise possibilities of human brain

Iraq now in civil war Nightline

5 damn years all I hear is how w* is protecting me/us, but today I learn

Why there were NO BOMBS planted at the WTC.

Feb. 12 article says "Dubai royal family is backing the deal" on ports

Dubai Port smeared the other bidder , also bought Carlyle/CSX in 04

Sometimes I just want to sit back and watch 'em sweat...

Bloomberg: Dubai Harbored Hijackers? Big Deal, Bush Says

Does anyone know anything about Lady Bird Johnson's supposive ties to...

Oh my God, Leno is incredible

Iran accepts the challenge and prepares for possible attack

Did John McCain claim to have "gaydar" ?

Please contact DINO Who supported the SD Abortion Ban

Russian missile cruiser Moskva - on a NATO exercise stopped in Syria

Baghdad toll at 47 as sectarian attacks go on

John Edwards in Dubai last year ...Entreprenuership

Have you lost respect for the SCOTUS???

News Hounds: Even Sean Hannity Agrees UAE Port Deal Is A Bad Idea

UAE : horrendous record of child slavery

Dubai investments with BinLadin Construction: King Abdullah City

Booosh Thinks He's King of The World, Not Just President of America

When will Bush flip flop on the ports deal?

About blogging

President George Bush praises the UAE for progress in religious freedom

Unsolicited Advice...

Coast to Coast TONITE: All port discussion, inc. Corsi, Jones, etc.

The Right Brothers - Talking points disguised as music

TPM: Holes in the Dubai Ports World agreement

UAE: "Dubai's brushes with terror"

"Christian Defense" miffed that Bush commented on mosque, not Alabama

Iraq cancels leave for all police, army personnel

PNACer Perle on the port thing:

Man Says A-L-L-A-H in Name Blocked E-Mail

Congressman Conyers: What's More Important than National Security?

(AAR) Mike Malloy interviews author of "THE NEW PEARL HARBOR" - > mp3

Larry Johnson: "Don't Do Dubai Dubya"

LOL on Wash Journal: Repug mentions "secret agreement"!

Obscure US intelligence agency assessed ports deal

Fran Townsend--on cnn talking of WH Report to Katrina

Want to exploit freep types anger/confusion per the port deal?

All that talk about gun rights and we suck in the Olympics.

Interesting Dubai story in MOJO, 7/05: Sinister Paradise

DHS Plans Broad Info Grab (Return of Total Information Awareness Program)

It's hard to say "Daddy is gone"

We must not let the R's steal the opposition to the UAE port deal!

WH had secret deal with Dubai company, given preferential treatment

WJ CSPAN--Politicians pandering on ports issue?

Breaking....Clinton shot Whittington (cartoon)

Treasury Dept made decision that there was no security risks. on cnn

Remember John Kerry's 'crazy' ideas regarding Port Security?

Torture Jobs on Craigslist

CSPAN guest Al Jazeera correspondent: anti-ports deal view is anti-Arab.

Stephen Canner, former CIFIUS Chair on Washington Journal now.

So what did * and crew gain from this secret deal over the ports?

Has the gauntlet been thrown down?

WJ: Hotline Poll...Democrats With Big Gains

Why there were NO BOMBS planted at the WTC. (Second Revision)

Bush vs. Constitution

So, Did Rummy Lie When He Said "He Had Just Learned About Port Deal"?

NPR reported that more than 100 Sunni mosques have been destroyed

Local Dubai port rife with smuggling and corruption

I wonder how many Rethugs would be screaming about the port deal

Paul Craig Roberts on the Iranian Oil Bourse

GOP: Criminal Intent

Barring the Hand of Providence, 695 days remaining of BUSH II

Is the U.S. Government making anthrax bombs in Utah?

And look Who Is Rising Out of the Turmoil - Sadr.

Let's get rid of the dead weight or irrelevant or wrong "facts" Port Redux

A Movement Against Wal Mart (Black Commentator)

Go Over to Iraq Daily News - things look really bad in Iraq

The SECOND most important thing in Richmond Va. *today*

Gallup: Americans say Iran is our greatest enemy

I'm deeply despondent about the possibility of hurting the UAE's feelings

DoD Drafts (Another) New Disaster Response Plan. It's called CONPLAN

Called my Senators about the Port deal...

Is a call for revolution realistic, or just a temper tantrum?

Editor of Toledo Blade in on the SPAN right now

Is Al Qaida winning?

Bush caught self-loathing

The Bush Code: Loyalty Uber Alles

'Dozens Slain in Iraq Sectarian Violence'... Mission Accomplished??

OK- Give me a time line. How can this whole fiasco be part of a..

Riverbend's comments on the Iraq mess....

* SOTU: US addicted to oil. Next day: Ooops, he didn't mean it.

What can we do to ensure Diebold machines are not used..

Size vs. Competence in Government

Let's Just Call the Whole Thing Off

Where are the U.S. troops?

My LTTE to the NY Times re: the UAE ports deal

Dubai deal compromises our ports, but ensures US access to the UAE ports

Revolution? Please. It's already happened.

Dear Mr. President, about that port deal...

Caption this * and Dick pic...

Homeland Security Democrat Thompson calls for GAO inquiry

Why has ANY foreign company EVER had control of our ports?!?!

(AUDIO) Ciro Rodriguez on Majority Report (TX-28)

What is the average discount that Chavez is giving us?

Given Bush's actions while in office, does Bush lack loyalty to the US?

No racism intended here, I'm sure.

Anyone listening to Stephanie Miller today?

Whence the Democratic Party?

Best thing about port story: Bush can't hide behind fake TERRA! warnings

What a Deal!

Laugh your ass off on Schwarzenegger Street.

"This Airport Owned and Operated by U.S. Citizens"

The Appearance of Checks and Balances

Is there a good name for women who are anti-choice?

Russian connection-Another Subpoena Issued in Abramoff Scandal!

If there is no GWOT (as per P. Adder), what are the Bushies warring on?

VIDEO- Bush on Outsourcing to India from speech yesterday

Maybe the Neocons can hire Saddam Hussein to run Iraq?


As expected, the wh version of Katrina indicts no one.

Bush sez: "Don't Worry, Be...Obedient"

Katrina report(White House) recommends clearer Pentagon role

Homeland Security Democrat calls for GAO inquiry into port deal

The Great Divide – on the Right (or When Assholes Collide)

My newspaper column on the ports debacle.... published today

Richard Perle on Port Deal: "I think it's a bit of a joke"


"strange developments in foreign policy" anyone?

Townsend on CNN; MAJOR * apologist, trying to explain

Name any accomplishment in the Bush Presidency.

Average American Family Income Declines

We've heard about security concerns, how about discussing "rewarding" UAE?

AFL-CIO take on the ports deal

My LTTE to the Washington Times

Lou Dobbs poll from yesterday still posted - Still 99% less confident

Bob Dole has been hired by Dubai Ports World to shepherd the deal through.

cspan caller--Indiana proposal to sell toll roads to Argentia or other

Documents Show Secret Deal on Ports Sale!

Anybody got that WP Article on Republican Pedophilia

With Bush, it's all about money, business, and making deals....

Forget The Ports For A Minute. The Civil War

Deal wouldn't go forward if concerned about security

VIDEOS- Opening Statements of Byrd,Clinton,Kennedy, Levin at Ports Hearing

Iraq blog:"120 mosques have been blown up, set ablaze..."

Married people: Has ANYONE ever asked to see your marriage license?

What can we do about South Dakota? (Boycott?)

Anyone watching Warner's hearings on UAE Ports issue? I had to turn

US troops participating in the Iraqi chaos

That Dubai Co. bought a HUGE stake in Carlyle Group last year.

Ask supporters of this port deal this,...

My new bumper sticker! "Dems have sex, republicans lie" :)

A thought: When was the last time the American people were this united...

Arianna to Dems: Start pummeling, before the GOP beats you to the punch

Are we ready for a female President in our country?

So, let's see. GWB didn't KNOW about Cheney's heart attack during the

Libby Says 'Superiors' Authorized Leaks

UNBELIEVABLE! US Gen: "We are not seeing death on the streets." 130 dead!

HowAbout another Bush Coast2Coast Tour

I'm getting pretty TIRED of Bush screwing up everything he touches. eom.

Students signing on for suicide - a course on how to do it?

The Rethugs miss the Cold War...

Bush: "Everything changed after Brokeback Mountain"

So, will the port deal be the news to overshadow the civil war that

Bolton, Bush and Monica Lewinsky's Blue Dress

Media CASUALLY reporting CIVIL WAR in Iraq...

Seven U.S. soldiers killed in two attacks today

7 more US soldiers

'Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned' ---pix--->>>

Senate Armed services Hearing on Port Issue starting now.

7 more dead GI's for nothing. Except to enrich the defense industry.

U.S. to cede control of Army to Charles Taylor...

Tampa port may soon be added to that list

So the Deputies are all sent to the hearing (ports) so their bosses

VIDEO- Levin's 1st up Tear into Bums- 9/11 Commish/Khan/Raise your Hand

Demand an Investigation

VIDEO- Kimmit (Port Hearing)-45 Day Investigation-"Discretionary"

Are we trying to make Arabs hate us?

Interesting editorial from Yahoo news' Bill Press.

Why is Bush pushing Liquefied Natural Gas? That's no energy solution.

We can give the ports to the UAE.

Boy, Senator Warner isn't letting anyone talk to the press without...

A Simple Solution...

Wanna Buy a Port? Welcome to American capitalism (American Prospect)

Boy Oh Boy is the GOP and Bush in Trouble

Yes, there is a difference between us and UAE on slavery.

Bush to give ports to Halliburton?

Wow - CNN - Storm over the Ports

Rove says UAE recognizes Israel on Hannity& Colmes

Iraq Vet Accused of Stabbing Wife 71 Times

Did Bush* give the finger to Protestors today? You be the judge - PHOTO

VIDEO- Levin Smacks Back on the 45 day Discretionary Law "Interpretation"

Freeper Personality Tests

Chart showing Change in Media Family Income .... this are really looking

VIDEO- Warner Tries to Suck Up on "Interpretation" of the 45 Day Law

I wonder what warner is going to buy with his UAE check?

We tried to tell them...

It took me awhile to understand the mentality of those people who adore


OMG: Homeland Security bursts into library. . . .announces

Secret Service agents say Cheney was drunk...

Who gets credit

The secret panel CFIUS only had ONE meeting before giving our ports to UAE

So we have a pResident that would rather offend us than a foreign country?

VIDEO- Kennedy Round 1 Ports Hearing ... Ooops, I mean "Briefing"

Remember the huge Republican outcry about China owning Unocal?

MSNBC: Curling vs. Imus? There are those that think

STUPID - Homeland Security just now said airports and ports are...

Delay Letter:"Absolutely Untrue" That Abramoff was "A Close Friend"


WHY???? Why Is the Media Running W/ The Port Deal????

Finally! A defense of Bush that rings true.

Americans work more, seem to accomplish less

What's happening in coverage of the CFIUS briefing on cable news

VIDEO- Clinton-Kimmitt-When DOES it go to a 45 day investigation?

thread # 2 on Senate Hearing of port issue

Totally blown away - you should listen to this phone call from a

God forbid, if a WMD ever made its way through one of those ports...

Hard hitting analysis from the Christian Broadcasting Network...

"1984": Doublespeak Quiz

VIDEO- Clinton Ports- How many Meetings CFIS? ..... ONE!!!!!

Brother: Bob Woodruff's Progress Slow (Still under sedation)

when hot button issues occur--Rummy will get briefed says Barbara

Oh boy here we go again. Supreme Court re-opens Colorado redistricting

CNN - What's your take on the Katrina report?

Restrictions on funeral protesters advance in House

Anyone have a copy of the Will Ferrel skit?

Katrina Lessons Learned - Learned Nothing from 9-11

The BFEE's actions leave me no other conclusion

Jesse Jackson Jr. Speech

On the phony "racism" accusation (Dubai/ports)

Book Titles we'll probably see soon

Help Please - How many repugs have spoken against port deal so far?

Excerpt of FDR speech Thom Hartmann played on his show

On lefty fears port deal dust up helps repubs in 06' elections.

The Bush Admin is trying to put a total press blackout on the ports issue!

MSNBC Poll: Port Operations - Should the plan be abandoned

"Scary Movie 4" pokes fun at real life events

So what WILL be the straw that breaks the camel's back?

Kerry:"Management of Ports Is Door You Walk Through To Get to All ?s"

Mr Rove It's the PSYCHOLOGY of terrorist-linked UAE guarding our ports

VIDEO- Clinton- Ports-Post 9/11 World-Brilliant move

Finger-Lickin' Bad

Sounds like Schwarzenegger has regained momentum

PortGate: About That Secret Port Deal and More

US Relationship with UAE seems shrouded in secrecy....some facts:

Why doesn't the Liberal Media report GOOD things about Iraq's Civil War?

Bush wants to make this a Republican vs Democratic issue...

Who, in their right mind, WANTS to be Prez in 08????

DeLay says “Absolutely Untrue” That Abramoff Was “A Close Friend”

Fill up ur tanks, gas prices going up.

The SD Abortion Ban And Democratic Politicians.

Senator Challenges Ports Deal Procedure (snips from today)

"If you want the law changed, come to Congress and change it but don't ign

The UAE are talking to the CIA -- about deal to sell the Federal Reserve?

Great GOP economic policy news - Average American Family Income Declines

Iraq's "Dick Cheney": The rise of Sadr goes ignored in US

What the *##@ DOES Booosh know?

Not that it will do any good, but I just called my Congresscritters

Sen Levin: Bush Admin Ignoring the Law On Port Deal

UAE Worked Closely with Saddam (20 Front Companies per the CIA)

I feel very sad for the Iraqi people right now, because I remember this...

Easy Dem Talking Point: If Bush DIDN'T Know about the Port Deal

Why I think the Port Issue isn't racist

Suspect In USS Cole Bombing claimed Co-Conspirator from inside the UAE

A Fabric of Illegality (THE NATION)

Proposal Would Give Foreign Investors More Say in U.S. Airlines

I'd Say By the Many Idiotic Attempts by Freeps Recently

Reaping What He Sows

Rove's Brilliant Strategy

Ports deal a trade off for UAE stepping stone to Iran?

Anthrax scare

Please DU this poll: "Fair and Balanced"

The next time ya' think Tweety is fair, remember this...

Its not racism, its anti-globalization, vis a vis the port deal.

What if the UAE Royalty were blond, blue eyed white guys?

Matthews Does it Again: Democrats are Weak on National Security

Prediction: Dems and Repubs Will Turn & HAIL Port Deal

what is the price of gas in your area?

Snow begs Bush to block bill which would curb oil industry tax break

"This deal wouldn't go forward if we were concerned about the security"

Bush: Longing for day's gone by

How do you avoid or ban "recorded" political phone calls?

Shizam....Is the Wiretapping issue is GONE...dead....deceased....

Americans are insane. Who designed these Gitmo tortures? Freaks.

CNN Poll: Are you worried about U.S. security?

so when do we hear Osama's spooky voice on tape again?

Bush bro in Dubai 02 telling them to lobby US/visited on BinLadin Const. $

Repubs who criticize Clinton's Relationship with UAE have a PRE-9/11 View

Today's bumpersticker mantra

If Teachers Were Congressmen

Have you read this yet? YOU SHOULD! Highly recommended!

Fill in the blank

Ann Coulter and the Port Deal

The "king" doesn't care... NEW TOON 2/23/06

Scotty's up and lying.

Ordering Pizza...the near future

Cultural Stewardship: Ohio's Patriot Pastors ...

Yet another strange Zogby Poll.

VIDEO- Mark Kimmitt on the Long War -Did you REALLY think it would end?

$1.6 billion for propaganda and recruitment

Does anyone have video copies of the debates?

"Iraqi mother, her face covered by the blood of her two .. sons" *caution*

That picure of Cheney and Bush as Gilligan and Skipper?

Able Danger and the two Attas

Within hours, we had left our home to find refuge.Things will get very bad

I really think we should do the "Murtha Plan" NOW...

PLEASE, can we bring this term back into fashion for 06?

Sometimes I get the feeling that the Bush Admin is the Reagan Admin

Christianity is under attack!

The death of privacy and the imprisoning of the middle class

Big Surprise:Tweetys Statement about ports and Bush

Rove relents on ports, says Bush will do as he's told

FAQs on Iraq

Has anyone considered the UAE port deal is a smokescreen?

I just got XM radio and Barbara Boxer is on Ed Schultz!

The only "EXPERT" who matters in the PORTS FIASCO....

US airline attacks foreign move (foreign investors greater say )

"... he's just handed them the Mother of All National Security Cudgels."

VIDEO- Protesters in Indiana

I may get flamed for this but..

A Ray of Hope in a Weary World

Check out this exchange on Fark, regarding civil war in Iraq.

Why the Port Deal is a Political Bombshell

Where are the two Bobs - Woodruff and Woodward?

Unfortunately, soon flu hysteria will overtake politics

You have to laugh.

Serious question: Could Bush be a double agent for a ME country?

James A. Baker Key to Dubai Ports Mess

Molly Ivins: "George Bush, Protector of Arab Rights?"

Sept. 11 Report Ties Bin Laden to UAE (Yahoo)

How long before we really find out why jr is pushing so hard on this UAE

You can watch Canadian 24 hr news at this link

All US kids under 5 should get flu shot, panel says

Sunni party quits Iraq government talks after mosque bombing

The perfect gift for the Republican in your life.

I have now changed my mind about the UAE deal

Abrams Report to discuss SD Abortion Ban on MSNBC

Rumsfield deputy England "questioning port deal gives aid and comfort"

Richard Perle coming up on Hardball, msnbc

Q: Are UK citizens upset that their ports are also affected?

"My government"? Who the hell does Bush think he is? This is insane!!!

campaign of deceipt and deception Lou going already

Dear Fred Phelps,

I think Bush gets too much credit sometimes...

Wal-Mart to open more in-store health clinics

The Main Difference Between the USA and the UAE

"We don't negotiate with terrorists."

Harper's: The Case for Impeachment

Registering as "decline to state?"

Roadside bombs kill 7 US soldiers in Iraq : no headlines

Why aren't more people outraged? (SD Abortion Ban)

MRI: The Ultimate Lie Detector? (What questions would you ask...)

We need Port Reform

Medicine Needs Evolution-From This Weeks Science

Main Sponsor of South Dakota Abortion Bill is a Democrat ??

Vet Has Kerry Sticker on Wallet--Banned by Bush, Running for Congress

I am totally, completely SICK of Bush and the whole bike he rode in on!!!

TIA Lives On-Counter-terror Prog-Halted 2 yrs Ago by Lawmakers--Continues

Watchdog Group Questions 2004 Fla. Vote

Flashback:"Bush did NOT know there was difference between Sunni & Shiite"

They burned down the dojo!

Too Late George --->>>

We have a Reservest at work who just recently got back form Iraq...

List all of the Republican "racists" here!!

I think we should turn over control of our ports to the North Koreans

An Oliphant 'toon>>>>>>>>>

"Support The UEA" Ribbons

CNN Poll: Bush administration puts commercial above national interests?

Libby's New Defense:Fitzgerald's Appointment = Unconstitutional!

Hey dubya! America has drawn a line and you will not...

Can We Please Stop Referring To IT As the MSM?

The "Democrats are racist" meme has invaded the blogosphere

Lou Dobbs Poll Tonight

Woodward: Cheney could be '08 nominee

Breaking on CNN: Bush says "people don't need to worry about security

Isn't Coulter supposed to be going to jail for vote fraud?

Tonight on Coast to Coast: David Ray Griffin et al on 911

Are the Doles (Bob & Libby) wealthy?

Why are we selling our roads to Spanish/Australian corporations?

CNN and MSNBC Generals implying Bush taking "training wheels off Iraq

Port debacle reminds me of Papa Bush's decision to let Saddam live

S.D. grand jury indicts Earth Liberation Front leader

So, Is Iraq Still There This Morning?

When do the next polls come out?

Civil War in Iraq - do you suppose it's going to cost us extra?

He's Still In Office

......meanwhile in Baghdad....Civil War?

Dobbs is going for the jugular straight off!

We're Only At War with POOR Muslims!

Do the citizens of South Dakota care?

Who is most likely to be W's "Monica?"

I predicted 2 years ago on DU that abortion would be under attack in 2006.

A DAY OF PAIN .... 140 Killed, 7 US soldiers, 100+ Mosques Attacked

Don't use Dubya anymore - use Dubai-ya

Friggin' JOHN YOO on C-SPAN Now (EST)... n/t

Was it Mark Luther that was allowed to walk all over Al Franken today?

Libby says Fitzgerald Appointment Unconstitutional

Unbelievable! What Bush needs for a 4-hr stop in Hyderabad

Bush: "If you don't support the UAE deal, you don't support the troops..."

My gut tells me that the next 9/11 may have been prevented

Iraq is falling apart. Do you know where the President is?

Fundamentalists. That is what they are. (per my father and me)

Be scared, Be scared, Be scared, Be scared

Is Lou Dobbs determined to bring down the House of *?

WOW!! The mainstream media is using the term "Civil War"

Matt Lauer/Today Show already pumping UAE port sale

"The Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned"

Submission by Theo Van Gogh

South Dakota abortion law : Boycott Sturgis

Mr. President, are We at War or Not

caption this pic (borrowed from FR "Day in the Life" thread)

W: "Civil War in Iraq? Ya Need Jeff Davis & Abe Lincoln Fer A Civil War...

State Sen Scott Brown (R-Ma.) Dad of American Idol Finalist

Fossil Overturns Ideas of Jurassic Mammals

How Al Qaeda can use UAE ports to attack the U.S.

Randi needs to get her facts straight...CSX not owned by Carlyle

You Know You Are Still a Republican If ...

The equivalent to 200 slaves.

Cheney's Coup (by Sidney Blumenthal) & How VP & Minions Led Us Into War

Assassination of Lebanese Prime Minister Tracked Through UAE Port

Bush Backs Off UAE Port Deal ~

Does anyone have links to the number of deaths from Gulf War Syndrome?

11 men in UAE JAILED 6 years for being gay, forced hormone injections

Iraq Mosque Attack: People are arrested - but NO ONE will say who.

"Implausible deniability"--much needed new terminology

Today and tomorrow and the next day Cindy Sheehan is being beaten up by F

New Facts About WAL-MART

BUSH:Deal wouldn't go forward if we were concerned about security for USA

Conservatives happier says George Will...

I think only those senators/reps from states with ports affected....

New information on the Mosque bombing: The People Arrested

The Assertion The Dubai Co. Would Not Be In Charge Of Security Is FALSE!

OMIGAWD!! Dubai: "Visit the USA: Streamlined Visa Processing"

Rachel Maddow Appreciation Thread

Marines poking around Iraq minorities, looking for chaos in prep for Iran

More than 400 Gitmo prisoners- -Only 10 have been formally charged

I wonder if the GOP would be making hay of this if the Dem's had done it?

Heard In A Grocery Store Earlier This Evening

IMPEACH ---pix--->>>

OK - Where did the train thread go?

WHAM! DP World & Bush Administration HAD SECRET AGREEMENT!!


HUNDREDS of Protestors v. the Chimp in Indiana -Today - PHOTOS

Daily Meme: "This is what happens when you don't know what you're doing"

""HALLIBURTON!" CHIRPED THE employee who answered the telephone in Tehran.

Puke Meltdown: "DeLay Says Bush Making Mistake on Port"

NEVER underestimate the will and the ability of the autistic kid.

Disturbing increase in home invasions.....

The bad-mouthing of Senator Byrd...

Autistic HS kid shoots 6 3-point shots @ last game of year...

Is Target still on the Boycott list?

View From a Park Bench


Randi talking about now- 3:09PM EST

The Democrat's way of life can be summed up with one phrase.

Iran: U.S., Israel Destroyed Iraqi Shrine

Halliburton is connected to Dubai based subsidiary PORTS for cheney

Birch Bayh-Washington Journal now--campaign for nat'l popular vote

Secret Service agents say Cheney was drunk when he shot lawyer

Wouldn't bombing any mosque be considered sacreligious no matter what sect

Anyone who punches a time clock or wears a nametag at work...

February has been a Very Successful Month for the Bush Administration

Two weeks with apolitical Republican in-laws is enough to make you cry.

Stop the Arab Bashing and Look at the Politics of the Port Deal

VIDEO- Bush- Don't Worry... Trust *MY* Government

Is Joementum LIEberman OK with the Dubai deal?

How should I carry petitions this year? (A Green Party / Hillary thread)

Oh Man... Have I Got A Song For You !!!

We are fast reaching the "Tipping Point" and I don't mean POLITICAL.


If Roe v. Wade is overturned by the Supreme Court, what options do...

(VIDEO) God-warrior lady goes postal on Bushco

Actor Tries To Trademark 'N' word

it's time for Islam to check itself - 'Iraqis in fear after bomb sparks...

The Cognitive Dissonance is FINALLY Making People's Heads Explode

Why South Dakota won't allow abortion in cases of incest

Remember Kerry letter to Snow? Chris Dodd sends letter reSnow to Bush.

when is the last time America had five years as bad as 2001-2005?

What is the Freest, Most Democratic Nation on Earth Today?

Marty Kaplan: "It's not a Freudian slip; it's an Orwellian siren, an

Marvin Bush and Kuwait Co. ran WTC and Dulles airport before 911.

Harken, Bush and Bahrain entangled.

Who is actually RUNNING this country?

Arab Company, White House Had Secret Deal

The criminally insane fascist fantasies of John Yoo

WONDERFUL Video Tribute To Barry Cowsill (Katrina Victim)

I'm done..

What will be foreseeable consequences of the end of legal abortion?

have you ever used a racial slur?

Katrina Aftermath Recommendation: Major Military Involvement

It appears the newly formed U.S. Detention camps are for real.

Schlosser jury: 'We are deadlocked' (mom who cut baby's arms off)

John Kerry: a trippy late night story

Why do people think * is Christian?

If the Prez is unfit...then you must Evict!...

Print ad for Nov elections...

I know I'm dense BUT please explain

Remember how much a threat Al Gore was to our national security...

New Ammunition in the Port Sale Argument. It's Not About Racism!

FreeRepublic does not like Free Speech

Problem with nationalizing ports

State Audit: The Infamous Tom Noe Owes Ohio $13.5 Million

God Is Calling

Compare & Contrast: They Are Such Liars!!! RE: Port Committee

Could Bush be thinking this?

Rice: can't have one foot in terrorism and one foot in politics? oh, yeah?

UCLA: Dean brings fresh appeal

Its starting to happen, South Dakota bans all abortions

George Dubai Bush

The "Macho" Party

Mr. Conyers' take on the ports issue:

Great letter in NY Times

Iraq mosque meltdown: soldiers, journalists, civilians, children attacked

Great post and comments.

"I can't remember all the times I commit treason on a given day."

We've been fighting in Iraq...

Congressional candidate put on no-fly list

AOL Poll: Two-thirds rate Bush 'poor'

We Can't Even find a proper opponent for Ney: Ohio Democrats Shying Away

LOU DOBBS-let us now praise Lou Dobbs for the UAE port story

Arab company & White house had secret deal by Yahoo (i knew it!)

Hammer this home to rightwing "values" crowd

BREAKING NEWS..Bush says "people don't need to worry about security"

Late term abortion poll

Reid held up 6 TVA appts because they were all Repubs!!

Bob Dole consults for Dubai company

Why Bush will NOT get his veto overridden...

Repubs running for re-election - are they pro or con the port sale?

"...don't need to worry about security."

This week's "Does W suck?" poll

All we need to point out about UAE

House leaders query Citgo on (Venezuelan) oil discounts for needy (O&GJ)

How many US troops are presently in U.A.E.?

"Lukewarm support from McCain" and "an unprecedented Republican revolt"

Takeover of Ports by UAE does not bode well for US workers

Bush, Rumsfeld, Snow Each Claim They Knew Nothing About Port Transfer

The best Democratic strategy for this sham ports "deal"?

Carlyle/Kjellandar and the teachers (Carlyle running away)

Perception is Reality

Who would have thought there would be civil war in Iraq?

The White House Katrina report and its recommendations

Photo: Bush channels the late Frank Sinatra while exiting Air Force One

Frank Zappa and Bush's assurance that he's "scrutinized" the Dubai deal

"UAE are our ally in the war on terra" =

How many leaders of UAE that met with Osama are still in power??

Poll: UAE Dubai Port deal (Austin, Tx)

Iraq civil war = a good thing! Don't you GET it?


Pics: Bush, Indiana, today: another GOP fundraiser on the taxpayers' dime

For those who dig blogs...

Broken down nicely here

JOSHUA FRANK: Democrat’s Pull Out -- Another Election Year Stunt

RW Christian conservative to run as Democrat...voted for Kerry

Jesse Jackson Jr. Speech

Important reminder to all humanity and the universe!!!

My letter to my congressman.

As sure as the sun rises in the East, Rummy DENIES involvement!

Bill O'Lielly: U.S. should leave Iraq "as fast as humanly possible"


did any repubs attend today's hearing on the ports deal?

Bradblog: Video-Big Money Ties Between Bush Friends & Family,

How many of Shrub's friends are going to profit from the port sale?

Yes it was and yes they did

Confused About The UAE Ports Scandal?

Kristen Breitweiser:Coming to a Port Near You-where Dubya stands for Dubai

Abramoff Scandal Just Another Enron? (The public is getting played?)

Any Dems Supporting Ports Sale?

Ports to UAE? Then what about Saudi Arabia and Iran?! cartoon

The Rich, Religious, Gun-Toting Racist Party... I Mean, the GOP.

What if the Bin Laden Company bought our ports.

In Ohio, Another Loss For "Intelligent Design" Proponents

The president will look like a grown-up if he sticks to his guns.

Sometimes things are just as they seem...

Are the Repugs hiding today?--where are they?

Iraq is in a Civil War!!!!!!! Shout it from the rooftops!

What would Dub's nickname for himself be?

Whats in a name (or e-mail address)?

Port Deal - Bush as Bill Buckner fielding round balls or Tommy Lasorda..

WA Sen. Murray calls on Bush for details -- or halt to sale

Fox News Conspiracy Theory: Russia Moved Saddam’s WMD To Syria

Your either for the UAE or...

The Cheney Shooting Soundtrack

OH BOY!! Coming Up On Lou Dobbs... More

Gwen Awful (Sic) dodges question about Media Matters Study of Network

"The Friends & Family Plan"...C&L Clip: Lou Dobbs on Bush UAE Cronyism

Perhaps an even bigger Freudian slip re Ports of Orwellian proportions...

Media Matters Study of Sunday Talk Shows reveals Conservative Bias

Bring the troops home and place some of them on port security duty.

Will Congress overide a presidential Veto?

Check out this Norquist quote from 1997:

DU Lou Dobbs poll!!!

If/When Democrats control the Congress again, what are the Top 3 agenda

Rush *officially* weighs in on the UAE deal

Why are conservatives posting this 'toon?

Attention pro-choice people--DU this article!

Just remember Jebbie is looking for a JOB in Jan 2007... UAE may


Politics aside, we can't win on DubaiPort

"bush is for it (sale to UAE) so you are against it"

How can I respond to this freepy e-mail?

Why we can't back out of the Ports Deal....US Navy Docking Rights in UAE

RNC release omits ALL Republican comments from WSJ Ports article

Diebold: has Built-In Wireless Infrared Data Transfer Ports - why?

Dubai calculates that some $300 billion has moved from Iran to Dubai

Abramoff ties to Russians probed

"Bush jeopardized his strongest issue in the polls" with Ports Deal

Irrelevant Bush? McCain gets 20% of Dems vs. Hillary? ARG poll results

Incomes are down and we aren't saving anything

Folks, this port controversy is likely a ploy.

NJ , Port Auth. owners to sue Bush admin for data on Port Newark deal

View Tammy Duckworth's new ad here

Nationalizing our ports: My analysis as a longshoreman

Was there any mention of the South Dakota law on the news last night?

So what is the status of the port of New Orleans which is being leased?

*** College fund for Karl Christian Rove ***

Call your senators and congressmen before the Dem's. cave on thisUAE

The Houses of Bush, Sabah, and Maktoum - for real

Iraqi Civil War is On the Way.

Halliburton is connected to DUBAI --The port deal is for Cheney

Tell your Senators and Rep to nationalize our ports.

Lott: "Commerce Committee in the Dark" (port deal)

My Analysis Of Why bush Invaded Iraq, And Why he Doesn't Want Civil War

Ex-White House aide (Libby) wants charges thrown out

Another WTF Moment, brought to you by the morons who elected Bush.

Why the UAE controlled Co. and DIEBOLD are related

Quickie BFEE Irony/Parallel in light of Portgate

Feds threaten action in Westmoreland [Pennsylvania] vote machine case

When would you support military action overseas?

Maybe Harriet Miers should run the ports.

Former Sen. Birch Bayh Joins Coalition to Abolish Electoral College

DU this poll

Bush Freudian slip: He just doesn't care about our security. He said it!!!

McCain: I trust the president of the United States

Anyone carry petitions for ballot access?