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Archives: June 26, 2006

LAT: Without federal guidance, States Make Own Plans for Health Insurance

Independence, Imperialism and Immigrants

We'll beat you again, Afghans warn British

WP: Call for Lobbying Changes Is A Fading Cry, Lawmakers Say

If wanton murder is essential to the campaign in Iraq, it's time to leave

The Top 10 Conservative Idiots, No. 249

Time: Why Joe Lieberman is Fighting for his Political Life

Homes on the Bolsa Chica horizon

Outpost attack almost legitimate

Have you seen the new 9/11 conspiracy movie "Loose Change"?

Alex Jones' "Terrorstorm"

Another Boorish Kennedy Prattles on About Democracy

Has the Statesman ever apologized for endorsing Bush in 2004? An Open Invitation to Jack Layton: Why Do We Not Fight?

A bare-knuckle politician hulks over Senate race. (Stevens vs. Cantwell)

Lawmaker Wants Feds to Probe N.Y. Times

US to deploy PAC-3 missiles in Japan

Rep. Peter King urges charges against NY Times for money transfer story...

Don't meddle in our affairs, Gorbachev warns the West

Afghan Leader Losing Support

Report: Japan to Get U.S. PAC-3 Missiles

Democrats Cite Report on Troop Cuts in Iraq

EPA to Crack Down on Remodelers' Lead Dust to reduce childrens' exposure

WP: U.S. Joins Anti-Whaling Effort: Nations Respond to Panel's Vote

CNN/AP: Eastern floods force evacuations

If abandoned humans got the same treatment as abandoned kittens, society



Our garden caught fire today...

Do you like your doctor?

1/38th of my life has now been spent with my soulmate.

I have an announcement to make.

Pizza party poll.

Questions about replacing a skylight

What country are you in?

Good night.

Dan Abrams is a SEXY MOTHERFUCKER. Fuck is he a HOT TAMALE.

I am now officially sick of hearing about Lance Armstrong, in ANY context.

Miss Texas USA

Delray Beach, Florida - What is it like?

ChiSox down 9-2 in the 8th?? no worries, its tied 9-9

DU Poets Against The War Poetry Slam (from early '03)

A silly thread that means nothing

Hey! Anyone know the strategery of transferring saved

People with Surround Sound Systems: Quit trying to blow my ear drums out!

The Family Guy is just so wrong!

It's been just about a year...

What is the deal with the Godzilla/Doritos commercial?

what planet are you on?

Best Episode of MORAL OREL EVER!!!!!111!!!!

Why Do People Eat Cream Corn?

"I feel like I'm taking crazy pills!" I used that in a meeting last week.

If you need a laugh,

Just for giggles, I was looking through my old usenet posts is really cheap.

Why the hell would they give Rachael Ray a talk show?

The I don't like mondays thread!!!

Need advice

"The Bou-QUET residence, the lady of the house speaking..."

OK! Here at last are the pictures from both DU meet-ups! Pic heavy...

Post an insignificant problem you have right now

I just saw Twin Peaks, answer me anything

I'm off to my first night on the new job.

I'm yakish on crewing the cud!

Let's go, Beavers!

Are you Normal?

Random YouTube Fun

Holy FRIJOLES, Batman! I just saw Matt Lauer's old hair. I'm BLIND!

My dog just jumped into the bathtub...He's afraid of thunder

When does self-acceptance become denial? Discuss.


D.E. pool filters - anybody know where i can find info on how to

I scream. You scream. We ALL scream.

get over it.

Husband is going to London on business. What do you think he

Man with 10-year erection awarded $400,000

I hear Fiona Apple

What do yinz think of Cracker Barrel?

The Which Computer are You Test

We have Kitten visitors. (pics warning.)

Too picturesque

Name a tv show where you've watched every episode.

Guitar players ... help with Taylor purchase !!


Damn. I haven't had any email today.

What is love?

Define my Theological Pigeon-hole.

Drug firms a danger to health - report

Drug firms a danger to health: Internat'l research exposes flaws in £33bn

1.1 Lunar Orbits away: Asteroid 2004 XP14 , seems a bit close to me though

Hundreds of thousands turn out for Toronto's Pride Parade

Denver Gay Pride Parade

Hundreds of Thousands Celebrate Gay Pride - San Francisco (photos)

shawn chacon

Committee Hearings this week

Would Gore support the Kerry/Feingold amendment?

David Sirota diary: Schumer tried to get Lamont to drop out of race

Denver Gay Pride Parade (BIG dialup warning)

Avon Walk for the Cure (dialup warning)


Bill Gates In Retirement:

Resistance in the US Military to the War on Iraq

New Ukrainian PM Issues Ultimatum on Natural Gas

How long will it be before some freeper troll notices that DU is

Who would you prefer as your Senator?

The NYT is a right wing rag. Agree or disagree?

When Bush trots out the death photo of bin Laden killed while in Iraq...

Anybody watching Sen. Kennedy with the kids on CSPAN2

what kind of work do you do ?

NYT Editor's letter re. revealing government's monitoring of bank records

The NY Daily News is officially a RW rag!

Next time you despair over our Google Ad content...

Mr. Buffet, how about a non profit NETWORK so we could get some

Homeland Security run amok

War and immigration....and an endless cycle of stupidity.

What If They Stole an Election and No One Cared? (funny/sad cartoon)

Franken-food America: Nobody knows what they're eating!

NY Times wouldn't publish my letter re. Iraq.

Bush in Freefall- cute

I wonder how the third parties would handle being in the spotlight

Lou Dobbs ??..

I love that the support for Bush is down, but

"Workin' Man" - Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Burns /Tester debate on CSPAN

the opinion poll democrats OUGHT TO run --->

Question ...what ever happened to

George Bush, The CIA, Mind Control & Child Abuse

Have you seen the new 9/11 conspiracy movie "Loose Change"?

IEDs have struck the SUV belonging to Chalabi twice in the past month

In what other countries is provincially thinking, small minded, bigoted,

Anyone listening to Peter Werbe's show tonight?

sunday night iraqi bloggers site post

Claire McCaskill takes the high road

Richard Perle is pissed at Condi

Murtha says U.S. poses top threat to world peace (No Permanent Iraq Bases)

My Prediction For 2008...

NYT Editor Bill Keller Takes On The Bush Admin & Freedom Of The Press

'Watchdogs,' 'Lapdogs' claim Bush beat media

It's not Bush & Co's Fault... See: " Immaturity Level Rising in Adults"

What do you call someone who...

Bush attends Ford’s Theatre

Is Costa Rica socialist or Quasi-socialist?

WP,pg1: Dems angered by troop-cut reports, as they are attacked!

Global warming consensus ignored.

(VIDEO) Every Bomb You Make. A song parody thats very relevant

VIDEO: Bill Clinton Addresses 1992 Democratic Convention

NBC is most definitely drinking the Kool-Aid

Why are postal carriers such right wingers?

Kerry: We owe our troops a policy, not a partisan slogan.

ACLU Wants Boys Allowed In Cheerleading Tourney

Exploit Winger Denial About Bush's Effect On 2006 and 2008 Elections!

What are the laws governing treatment of captured insurgents?

A message for George Bush from a little 15-year-old girl in Alabama

Fireworks in America- The delicate sound of Shock and Awe

Results of this morning's Unofficial DU '08 Straw Poll

Most of my employees are Bush fans

No Child rules just don't add up

MSNBC will be dropping some of its talk-show lineup in favor of more taped

More facts and thoughts on the Miami Seven case

Russert doesn't even try to hide his hate for Dems

We just had a smart President in Clinton, now we have a dumb assed

Observations about a trip to Texas

I meet an angel today at Gay Pride in Denver

Dirty Politics 'Ingrained' in Mexico

George Bush is Not Incompetent: George Lakoff,Marc Ettlinger,Sam Ferguson

History Channel: American Revolution

Global Ecosystems on Sci Fi..... grrrrrrreeeeeeaaaaat..... one

The Dried-Up Lake, Part 3. Their sense of entitlement is showing.


Religious Right: Enforcing Biblical rules, ignoring biblical principles

Most highly decorated military officer since General Dwight D. Eisenhower

OK which on of you DUers wrote this LTTE in Sunday's Roanoke paper

** Must See ** Sunday Concert: Can't Believe The News Today

I'm not sure that they should be entrusted with a computer and modem;

Greenland's Ice Sheet Is Slip-Sliding Away

Yes, we dems are wanting to cut and run....

A TPM reader had this opinion about withdrawing troops....

Nader went to Gore's book signing, thereby conceding Gore's superiority.

Democrats Cite Report On Troop Cuts in Iraq

Does Gore support a withdrawl from Iraq?

Mark Warner, who is he and why is he getting some attention?

Congress considers us SPAM!

Letting go of Gore, Latching on to Feingold



Ray McGovern:Intelligence Officers, Learn From History

Divisive Plan to Unify Iraq

TomDispatch: Green Zoning It All the Way

CO2 Case Before US Supreme Court

JASON MILLER: We’re Bending the Arc of the Universe Toward Injustice

Conserv Hugh Hewitt marries talk radio w/netroots reach

Children of immigrants fight and die in Iraq

Stephen Harper's neo-conservatism

NYT: Texans fight sale of classical music station to Christian broadcaster

Rousing a Sleeping Giant

Dewey 'taught atheism, evolution, self autonomy, and socialist worldview'

Time: How Doctors Got Into the Torture Business

A call to investigate the 2004 election

Failures Piling Up In Bush's Alleged War On Terror

and Another threat - CA port closed for investigation...

U.S. policy on immigration is a tragic joke

JAMES KUNSTLER: alt.brains

eat GOLD flakes on chocolate candy: St. Regis hotel, NYC

PC users 'want greener machines' (BBC) {toxic waste from computers}

Bruno the bear shot dead in Alps (BBC)

U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Requiring Greenhouse Gas Rules

US "Won't Rule Out" Joining Kyoto Successor - Reuters

Pace Of Melting For Andean Glaciers Moving Faster

Invasive Spider Crabs Arrive In Antarctica From Warmer Waters - BBC

Delegates Fail To Reach Agreeement To Protect Antarctica - Reuters

First Olive Grove Known In British History Planted In Devon - Independent

Drugged Pelican Flies Through Car Windshield In California - ENN

NHC - Three Tropical Waves Lined Up In Atlantic - Developments Uncertain

Fire Conditions In SW "Ideal" Thanks To Drought - 3.2 MA Burned To Date

Denmark To Set Up 7 Stations Along Edge Of Greenland Ice Sheet - ENN

Scientists Discover Color-Shifting Snake In Borneo - Reuters

Puffins Vanishing From Famous Colony Thanks To Invasive Plant - Scotsman

90% Of Coastal Sea Life In Decline - BBC

Just bought a Sunlawn 18" reel mower....

Egypt, Israel work to free soldier; Mediators: 'He's hurt, but alive'

Israel may provide counsel in war crimes trials overseas {edit}

Palestinian girl gets new eye

High Court: Palestinians must have access to lands

Israel Rules Out Negotiations for Soldier

Palestinians want Israeli swapped for prisoners

MK Lieberman calls for Israel to kidnap Palestinian PM Haniyeh

High Court orders IDF to protect Palestinian farmers from settlers

Israel promises revenge for soldier deaths

Al-Aksa claims chemical capabilities

Israel, Hamas both trapped

Extremists tear down Israeli flag

A kidnapping or a capture

Missing the Point and the Target in Gaza

All of the "hologram" and "CGI Planes" threads . . . .?

Don't let Carl Weiser of the Cinti Enquirer /Warren County lockdown get

FL Voter Reg. Database Security COMPROMISED -- "by accident"- ROFLMAO

Need to blow off a little steam: Indiana SOS - Apparent Obfuscation

Freeman & Bleifuss: A Call to Investigate 2004 Election

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News 06.26.06 17 States at Risk!!!

Excellent statement by Bonifaz on SCOTUS ruling- spending limits.

CA: Riverside County Deceived Paper Ballot Voters During June 6th Primary

Houston Chronicle - Don't need Voting Rights Act? Who are they kidding?

The Human Cost of War

Rhett, we hardly knew ye

Glen Maxey to Join Chris Bell Campaign

My Congressman, Lamar Smith, is a lunatic

TX-DUers! you got to watch this right winger get by-atch slapped!

Chris Bell is the only candidate who supports our beliefs and values

Run like a rabbit ( Judge tells DeLay)

so I have chicken in Yoshida sauce marinating and some pineapple

An Egg as big as twenty.

Angus Reid: More Canadians Back Presence in Afghanistan

Toronto vigil for Lt. Ehren Watada, June 27, 4:30 PM, University Avenue

I believe Harper is on his way to a majority.....

90th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme. Canada had 24,000 casualties.

East Timor PM steps down

War's Iraqi Death Toll Tops 50,000

Japan May Bury Greenhouse Gases

Divisive Plan to Unify Iraq

Iraq oil output hits a new high (BBC)

7 Lesser Iraq Insurgent Groups Seek Truce

U.S. commander sees no handover to Iraqis into next year

UK - National 'respect squad' unveiled

NYT/Reuters: Data Brokers and Buyers Anger Congress

Argument against report puzzles NYT editors

He banks on bills (Vito Fossella takes cash for legislation)

WP poll: Americans Increasingly Divided Over Iraq; fewer oppose withdrawal

US can't publicize VA credit watch offer

McClatchy era begins at The Miami Herald

Redistricting plan's fate may be decided as early as today

AP: W. Hollywood urges deputies to look the other way on pot

U.S. Considers Deployment of Patriot Missiles in Japan

Obese Men Benefit Less From Radiation for Prostate Cancer

Iraq plan part of grand strategy

US-led convoy 'attacked' in Kabul

U.S. contacts allies about money tracking

White House: Casey Iraq troop plan just one option

Second market bomb kills seven in Iraq -police

Legality of US bank data searches probed in Belgium

Japan OKs U.S. Deploying (Patriot) Missiles

Rasmussen: Bush Job Approval (#s Drop For 4th Consecutive Day)

US plans to deploy Patriots in Japan

Iraq's oil production back above 2.5 million barrels a day: minister

Bomb kills 30 near market south of Baghdad -police

Supreme Court considers Regulating C02

Belarus Orders Bush, Rice Assets To Be Frozen

Bombings and kidnappings beseige Iraq after Maliki peace plan

Ten Sunni students seized, dozens killed as Iraq PM talks peace

NYT/AP: Tree Falls on White House Grounds (after weekend of heavy rains)

Rep. Waxman: FDA lax on enforcement

Murtha's a star on the campaign trail (raised more than $1 mill for DCCC)

iPod maker admits breaking Chinese labour laws

Italians Reject Changes to Constitution

Johnstown newspaper considers Tribune without Democrat

U.S. policy on immigration is a tragic joke


Ex-Enron executive gets probation

America's new healthy eaters find an unlikely ally: Wal-Mart

Better-armored Humvees saving U.S. lives

Iraq conflict leaves at least 130,000 displaced

Elephants, Large Mammals Recover From Poaching In Africa's Oldest Park

The Feelgood Factor: Britain's World Cup boost

Former Bush intel official: Don't 'accept the crap we give you'

E&P: 'Guardian' Latest Brit Paper to Expand in U.S. -- Kinsley Will Lead

Justices overturn law curbing political funds (Vermont)

High Court Won't Hear Generic Drug Case

Bush slams leak of terror finance story

New ratings create buzz for (Bill) Clinton

Bush Approval Rating Eases off the Brink (38%)

Flooding cripples Washington: closes government offices, tourist sights

AP: Bush, impersonator (repeat) banter at D.C. gala

Cell phone signals excite brain, study finds

Broadcasting & Cable: Ailes Cracks Whip as Fox News Slips

Judge to Tom DeLay: ‘Run like a rabbit’

Dept of Defense admits to wider surveillance of Don't Ask, Don't Tell orgs

Alito breaks tie, Kan. death penalty stays

CNN TV Reporting Port huenueme Closed - Terror Threat

'Cut & run' Dems is GOP's theme

Sunnis, Shi'ites find fault with Iraq peace plan (no US withdrawal date)

Denver Post Publishes Letter That Advocates Beheading Editors, Pundits

SCOTUS may rule today on Guantanamo Bay

Buffett calls for retention of estate tax

Iraq drags down Bush in Missouri (under 40% approval)

Bush says global warming 'serious problem'

My Lai attorney speaks out on Iraq massacre (Lt. Calley's lawyer)

Boys with older brothers 'more likely to be gay'

Posada's CIA ties uncovered in papers

Belgium probes US bank record searches (okay under Belgian law?)

Majority of Americans want withdrawal plan for Iraq (USA TODAY/Gallup)

Bush creates an "out" before signing bill banning torture

’Marlboro Man’ soldier files for divorce (Married < 1 Month)

What do yinz think of a Barrel of Monkeys?

This is embarassing for me I'll take care of it

why does a thunderstorm have to sit over my house for 2 hours?

I got a compliment about my son today

And no one survived From the Royal Fusiliers Company C.

I object to all this sex on the television!

Monday morning humor in a humorless world

I'm suckin' down a Clausthaler

Berry Blast for breakfast, anyone.

What is an obscure song that you like?

My kitten is hunting her first roach, at least the first time I have

Monday earworm. * theme song?

I was just listening to the radio and it was really pissing me off!

Man Says He Is On Heroin To Avoid Jury Duty - Jailed For Night

The Fireworks Have Started - I Hate the 4th of July

Didn't work!

Most recent Clear Channel ownership numbers?

Blues Fans amazing Leadbelly footage.

Minister Hands Out Bibles - Says 'Jesus Loves Porn Stars'

Seperated at birth?

Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink - now *that's* a name!

Would you let your kid have this as a pet?

HAW! Check out Clear Channel's "Know The Facts" press release!

Kirstie Alley-15 pounds to go, looking for man, may do TV bikini shot

I'm a little short; anyone got $500,000 they're not using?

What's it called when a DJ is made to sound local, but is really national?

Do you want to see me getting very upset?

Why do mosquito bites itch?

Why are international sporting event mascots soooo dumb?

The Day The Music Died: Kevin Richardson Leaves Backstreet Boys

Good Monday Morning, Crew!

Why does Pat Robertson and other fundies look like they

Here is what passes for a home in Weslake.....

For those who may have missed this: DU now has some new forum groups!!

"Usually my pits smell like onions. Or spaghetti without sauce."

A most excellent but nontraditional meal in the French Quarter Yesterday

ARGH! Rain ALL WEEKEND And Sunny Today!

Male Exotic Dancer's Fake Gun Causes A Stir At Airports

Man Kept 1,000 Pet Rats In One-Bedroom House

Do me a favor - please post kitten pics!!!


What font do you have your web browser set to?

Saw Robert Plant Friday night - Love Benefit concert

Photos from Denver's Gay Pride Parade

Avon Walk for the Cure , Denver -- Photos

I need a favor

There are no kids in my house!

Elvis Costello and Diana Krall expecting a baby

Seismograph, Spirograph, Spyro Gyra?

Godspeed Bruno: Brown Bear Meets a Tragic End

Check out the sponsors of Gay Pride Toronto,at bottom of page.

M-E-T-H-O-D- O-F- M-O-D-E-R-N-L-O-V-E

Pics From The Gay Pride Parade In OKC Today (dial-up warning).

World Cup 2006: Round of 16 - Italy v Australia discussion thread

Lotion or Body Butter?

Man Fined (Wrongly) For Feeding Squirrels

Anybody watch Broken Trail last night?

GOOD NEWS, has stopped raining!

Why does it seem that...

Ding Dong and all that...

Inner Peace

Joani's sleeping on my couch---->We're going to Savannah tomorrow

!!! Very Important Question For Anyone In B.C.!!!!!

Question about cable intenet connection

What do you suppose this guy is trying to accomplish?

I would like to dedicate a song to Joani & Sugar Smack:

Video: minor league manager goes nuts - hilarious!

Now that the WC picture is becoming clearer, who's your pick to win?

How many centuries have you waited for humanity to become ready?

A terrifying message from Al Gore!! Al Gore and Bender - together at last!

Macromedia Flash 8?


TV in the bedroom - yes or no?

Anyone have a video link to Beckham's winner" over Ecuador? Cant find it.

Why does my brown tea turn green after a few hours?

Shakeup Expected at Fox News Channel, 2nd quarter of ratings drop

Monday, June 26. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

Monday, June 26. William Shatner's Thought For The Day:

Laura Ingram to host a "Daily Show" type show for Fox?

Bumper sticker

Whatever Happened to Customer Rights

Officially have been up for 12 hours now, just another 7 hours or so to go

(whewboy) Italy vs. Australia *SPOILER*

I think Laurie Berkner is hot - so sue me!

What should you take for granted, in this life?

What do I want for dinner tonight...

Would you like to see a SkypeCast forum at DU? If so, please....

Reflexive criticism -- Many are most annoyed by traits in others

I'm back from my brother's wedding - ask me anything

I have been very upbeat about my life these days....

The Neill/Grosso duel and the resulting penalty in Italy vs Australia

This sucks..

The World Cup Referees are deciding these games

We are swimming in water in Northern Virginia

Help, am meeting artist/potential employer/potential serial killer

Scorching hot or too damn wet?

Photo of me in a couple GD threads:

When you hold a door open for someone, and they don't say "Thank you,"

Man whose penile implant malfunctioned wins $400,000 in lawsuit

Post an image of a weird-looking musician

The Daily Show has a killer Roster this week...

SonOfGoG the Elder wants to go to NYC solo...

Who's the greatest jazz trumpeter?

Why does my green tea turn brown after a few hours?

Should I get acupuncture?


Study: Men With Older Brothers Likelier to be Gay

Probation for selling black leopard kitten.

Happy Birthday to my Son Benjamin!

Signs of "global warming" in your backyard !?

Older Brothers May Predict If Boy Will Be Gay

Why are the Plasmatics not discussed more in the DU Lounge

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Mon 6/26/06)

Tonight at 10PM, channel 4 - St Paul TV. "Where would we be without

White Trash Vegan Cooking #6- Grilling Isn’t Just for Carnivores

I can't sleep.

There's a party in my pants, and I want you all to come

Is there a "BLUE" Job Search site?

At what point do you have to give up on someone you love?

Things that never, ever go bad in the fridge

Polish of my neighbors just acquired one of these....

In need of a milkshake on this hot day - what chain has the best milkshake

Name some "regional" bands that made it big (albeit temporarily)!

Monday lyrics....


I think if I allowed myself to think too much about the inequalities

60 Minutes - Rex the 10YO blind musical savant

ATTN: July/August babies!!

Ouch! I just talked to my friend who went from making $40.00 an hour

City considers banning the sale of toy guns

is anyone i know still around here?

Okay, fans of Britney Spears! Check it out!

What should I get my Nephew for his first Birthday?

The flying car.

THE definitive World Cup poll

The critters in this picture are:

RANT: Get a fucking life for YOURSELF, and ENJOY it, dammit!

Will someone please turn the Spigot off over Delaware

So, I learned drunken 20-something men and monopoly don't mix

Man, I hope they didn't f*ck up Superman

I FINALLY kicked the sugar habit---ask me anything!

11:50 pm and it's FINALLY dark

Obese Men Benefit Less From Radiation for Prostate Cancer

Pentagon developing supersonic shape-shifting assassin (

Lab tuned to gravity's 'ripples' (BBC) {gravity wave detector/LIGO}

'Maverick', 'Moderate' McCain supports Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Olders Brothers Raise A Male's Chance Of Being Gay

Seattle Mens Chorus hitting the road

She came out and now her Baptist family doesn't

Help Alabama Elect It's First Openly Lesbian State Representative!

ok, so I wasn't watching...but a PK in the 95th minute?

Armstrong threatened my life, claims LeMond

Ukraine - Switzerland (spoilers)

Is this an indication that Buffet is a spiritual man?

Peter Daou joins team Hillary?

Good News Monday (political)

Dem Policy hearing on C-Span 3 Now

LiveBlogging from Faneuil Hall - Kerry Speaking on the Environment...

Frist attacking Kerry in online petition

A clear majority (this should be blasted around)

Boston Globe on Kerry 2008--Quotes Kos

Speech on MP3 you can listen to it here Now

How the Bush Administration destroyed any chance for peace in Iraq

They are crazy!

On edit, establishment cringing on Kerry's "loser-liberation".

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Takes on Democracy - '04 election related

NYC abstract photo

Rainier Sunrise (DIAL-UP WARNING)

Just a few more from the trail

GOT a SUGGESTION for JULY'S CONTEST Theme? Post it here, please.

Poppy Fields -- first shots with new DSLR (DIAL-UP WARNING)

Austin sunset (two images merged together)

Travelin' intheflow. (Part 1) *serious dial-up warning*

FIREWORKS!!!! Tips & Tricks Thread.

"The 40 year old Virgin" (NYT article about Abrams/Msnbc)

Probably won't be around for the show

Either Cheney Lied - Or - He Showed Unconscionable Ignorance

How cute--I just went to weather underground to check the weather forecast

The long-awaited rEpUbLiCaNhOtTiE pt DEUX

Poll and discussion: Is the word 'bitchslap' considered rude or offensive?

NCLB becase we must hold schools accountable; but not measure Iraq?

Pro-War "Vets for Freedom" Tied to Bush's PR Team (and Murtha attacks)

2,519 of our troops now dead in W's Iraqi war

This Saturday, July 1st, will mark three years to the day since...

And no one survived From the Royal Fusiliers Company C.

Bush theory: Bush is a liar!

General: "We are our own worst enemy. Civilian deaths feeding insurgency"

Back to the 80's: Spitting Image 'Do Ron Ron' (Raygun)

Which Republican politician is most likely to switch sides and join us in

OLBERMAN: "His show is up 36 percent since January in that 25-54 group"

Americans Increasingly Divided Over Iraq (47% for withdrawal)

7 Sunni insurgent groups reportedly seek truce under reconciliation plan

Attack Now!

I found a copy of the 'School Risk Audit'

At least 50,000 Iraqis have died violently since 2003...are we even yet?

This Week in (War) History

Senate Dem oversight hearing on Iraq intel. 1:30 p.m., CSPAN-3. Today.

Search of Democrats on Yahoo News! And the number 5 item is

Timetable is a good idea....if the republicans think of it.

Responses to my on-line

Military proposes Iraq Troop Withdrawl - While GOP Stays the Course

I'm looking for an NSAT&T picture/logo I saw last week.

Panel to track Africa aid pledges (BBC)

WJ guest reading his answers to net neutrality phone questions

Desecrating the spirit of liberty

2fer Frank RICH color-codes Shrubspeak. AILES p.o. over Faux slump

Brilliant Deduction! "U.S.: Civilian deaths feeding insurgency"

ANY governing body can pass Impeachment Resolution!- EASY STEPs/TEMPLATES

So what happens now to those that have been demanding more troops in Iraq

Nothing else going on, so it's time for debate on flag burning...

A threat as big as Bush/Cheney and global warming.

Helen Thomas on NPR

So if we pull our troops out will Halliburton stay to rebuild?

Guy Hugging the President

Sometimes I Wish I Believed In God.

Supreme Court strikes down Vermont campaign finance law.

The Dark Side: PBS Frontline

On Troop Redeployment, Is Cheney A Hypocrite?

How the Bush Administration destroyed any chance for peace in Iraq

So today the bush* cabal is getting by with wiretapping us,

A personal irritation concerning the flag

NBC and The Fishing Chicks

Palestinian militants issue demands over hostage

EU urges anti-torture convention signing

A possible canary for Hastert

Gen. Casey Cutting and Running

120 degrees, electricity iffy: Baghdad's simmering summers of discontent

gosh that "we got al-Zarqawi" storyline went away in a hurry!

Give Monday what it deserves: a closed casket! Please come CAPTION!!!!

Summer in Crawford? Is Chucklenuts gonna try that again this year?

Gitmo Prisoners "Chow Down" on "Big Macs" During Interrogation /MSNBC

anyone remember the guy that Cheney shot?

New home sales up! Yeah... right.... the real truth...

A shout-out to Boston and WKOX/Air America Listeners!

Former vets with deep GOP ties lie to get others killed in Iraq

Pro-War "Vets for Freedom" Tied to Bush's PR Team

Need help with something I posted at another forum before I get hit with a

Name the issue this is arguing.

Why is the president so Snippy at Reporters, he gets his way on everything

vomit alert--Shrub on MSNBC askin for handouts for the troops

This video made my day

Kudos to Air America for the fill-in hosts

Global warming: why does the RW dispute it ?

Rumsfeld Must Go

"Face time with Bush or Rove" Abramoff and Norquist

Does Shrub plan on withdrawing troops or not ??

Who's going to Crawford this August?

FBI drops Patriot Act secret request for library records

Senate Committee Acts To Restore Protection For Whistle-Blowers (WaPo)

In all the news overload lately, I missed that the Clean Water Act

Does Loss of Privacy/Wiretapping/ Invasion of Personal Info


Bush slams leak of terror finance story

A call to investigate the 2004 election

W cracks jokes at Ford Theater filming Patriotic Pap for 4th of July

Get to know your military industrial complex.. Unicor

Missouri Senate: McCaskill opens up six point lead over Talent

LAT: California, Here They Come

MSNBC - New PsyOp? Banner- War On Terror....and then goes into a report on

Dick Cheney....the MOST powerful VP in history?

Ever hear of a federal program called Troops to Teachers?

HEY MR. BUFFET>>> I only need 200,000.00

Specter Says Bush May Agree to Surveillance Review

Feinstein's flag fetish: illogic for all !

Three Iraq Myths That Won't Quit

My Church Gets it Right

Here's W's Angry answer regarding spying on U.S. citizens

Media lies. Emergency aid needed! Please read.

LinkTV airing Democracy for Sale today (Palast and others)

In retrospect we probably should have taken Hariet Maiers

Who's your personal political bellwether?

Countrywide's "Combo Loan" ad on tv is telling about

You guys are slacking off on the job!! Where the hell is the video?

Lieberman said Ned's supporters were on a "jihad" against him

Is there anyone here who truly gives 2 shits about flag burning?

Sneer is on now defending Smirk following his outburst.

Quick, to the Bush Copter for our get away!!!

Let's all send King George the perfect July 4th gift.

So .. what happens when Bushco is out of power?

Rita...Tucker...Joe...been nice knowin' ya. Good luck on the job hunt.

Taliban Just Referred to as Afghans now! Not Insurgents.

So We Can Cross-Pollinate- Post A Link To Your Favorite Political Website.

Kerry: Use Nov. to throw the robber barons and cronies out of Congress

Senate Dem. Policy Cmte. on Iraq Pre-War Intelligence CSpan 3 - 1:30 ET

Something we can DU re: Abramoff/Ney/DeLay (+ immigration)

Nite Owls' words on children - for emphasis and inclusion in my

Yes, pet goats have a million uses. Amazon readers rate the book.

Even divided, Democrats have advantage, experts say (Iraq)

Flag burning amendment won't pass Senate, aides say

Somalia’s Islamists to stone rapists to death - Here we go again

The Bush Method of Hidden Tyranny #46

"We're at war with a bunch of people" Can someome please explain WTF

REQUEST for creation of DU SkypeCast forum

Scalia quote on capital punishment

I've had it !.... The only solution is to split !

"Stay The Course" ?

My Grandma would be insulted!!!

Lessons from a Larger-than-Life President by Karl Rove

Trust Me, To Not Trust You

Whatever happened to the conservatives?

Study links pesticides with Parkinson's

Iraq VP re: lack of timetable >> 'continue your fighting to liberate Iraq'

CNN just showed flag draped coffin of Slain G.I. Menchaca arriving.

grammar question: how does one properly abbreviate "am" and "pm"

B*sh: Traitor to the Troops and our Country

CSPAN 3 - Live Hearing on Pre-War Intelligence/DSM Memos

Former Bush Assistant Sec of State says not to 'accept crap we give you'

Bobo (David Brooks) vs. Kos: What It All Means

Cheney’s Cheney - The New Yorker Magazine Profiles David Addington

New Haven Independent: Lieberman Lies, Leaps Into Gutter

Somebody had to leak the banking story to the times

Gen. McCaffery: Rumsfeld's View on Troop Cuts is Irrelevant ---->VIDEO

Here we go again Cheney blame media

Send MSNBC some help in programming, particularly w/ Dr. Maddow

Fox News looks tired and dated to me now

White House Says NYT Story Has Undermined Americans---'RIGHT TO LIVE'

My cousin laid waste to an obnoxious fundamentalist yesterday.

Heads up: Sam Seder is sitting in for Randi today

Sen. Kyl's Amendment To Open Nevada Test Site

Biden: Cheney's At 20% In The Polls. No One Listens to him no credibilty..

Tree falls on White House grounds at *'s doorstep

Yahoo News Headline: "Boy George avoids Jail for Skipping Service"

the best arguments made in An Inconvenient Truth?

Frist targets Kerry with “Cut-And-Run” Kerry petition

The "NUMBER" JUST WENT UP TO 2520 - 32 dead overnite

Bushists trying to pretend they're not cutting and running

Dick Morris urges Joementum to run as an Independent

The Guy James show is on right now!!! Tune in!!!

Friendly fascism :)

Cafferty's Qs: prosecuting newspapers, flag-burning amendment


Bush Ignores Science, Claims ‘There Is A Debate’ Over Global Warming

A Perfect Storm Descends on the Nation's Capital - Will he go see Gore's

Floods slow the "wheels" of Government

February 2001: Bush Administration Abandons Global Crackdown on Terrorist

GOP pollster now accepts Global Warming Science

CSPAN 3 - Live Hearing on Pre-War Intelligence THREAD #2

Anyone in this forum is qualified for this professorship in the sciences

Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC) Had His Epiphany Today: Bushco Are War Criminals!

What Percentage of the American Middle Class have Earned their Status

Al Gore was the toast of my moderate Repub filled family reunion!

Will you still be calling for "patience" at the end of Bush's second term?

Is the NYT traitors?...This poll could use some balance:

Next tatic for right wingers this will be done in desperation...

Bush is a piece of shit.

It's the EMPATHY, stupid!

ACLU= its sole purpose is to defend the Bill of Rights. Why GOP hates it

Belarus orders freeze of any assets of Bush and Rice

Coming soon -- mind-reading computers

Found object: likeness of Bush!

Need Help RE: "An Inconvenient Truth"

Lieberman Had Lamont Campaign Manager Arrested

Bob Herbert Takes No Prisoners on the Cut & Run Meme

Administration takes on the free press

Breaking: SCOTUS To Hear Global Warming Case

It seems I was happier before I started following politics. Everyone's so

It's unpatriotic for Dems. to suggest a troop withdrawal, but

I heard an enraged chimp screeching on TV. What did his pet media print?

Why would a billionaire give billions to another billionaire

President Carter writes diary on Kos on behalf of his son Jack Carter

WP, Kurtz: Murray Waas kept cancer secret

So, uh, let me get this straight...

DOD Admits to Wider Surveillance of Don't Ask, Don't Tell Groups

DOD Admits to Wider Surveillance of Don't Ask, Don't Tell Groups

Big Pharma's Big Graveyard - Drug Profits, Fraud and Death

examples of investigation endings announced.

(on the 4th) Grill Wisely to Cut Cancer Risk

'Christian' Right struggling to maintain it's hard-line positions

By Request... some matching T-Shirts....

when bush is gone and the chains of repression in which he has ensnared

Join PRESERVE OUR DEMOCRACY - Fight election fraud through awareness!

Port Terra--Must be election season now.

What Percentage of the American Wealthy have Earned their Status

What do you consider the worst conspiracy of this administration?

The BFEE aren't interested in "terrorists" bank records...

Limbaugh: TV Show "24" Lucky 9/11 happened shortly after

Jeb Bush Eyed for Number Two Spot

Well, they've changed the subject again.

Fallujah Was Not A Success! 18 Months Later It Is A Fucking MESS!

Waiting For an Arm and a Leg ( {IW vet amputees }

hardball - sharpton coming up

Been deflated since Rove skated

I just saw the teaser for today's OReilly

How About Feingold-Gore ?

So, when flag burning is illegal...

Interfaith Religious Rights Rally - July 4, Washington DC!

David Sirota guest hosting progressive radio talk show tomorrow...

Lou Dobbs will be covering the voting machine "sleepover" issue tonight

For those of us who missed the great "hissy fit".....

White Wing Wadio Wacko gone Wild. Wacko gets bitch slapped. W/ video.

common-sense POLICE approach to immigrants

Fight Fire With Fire

I Think The Cover On The Globe Was A Trap (The One w/ Laura & *'s

Lou Dobbs: love him or hate him?

Has the Small Business forum been helpful to you in the past?

My Daddy told me...

Lord, I hope this doesn't mean another disaster!

Wow - Lou Dobbs is on the CASE !!! Election Machines No Paper Trail


Whory Clark: "Huge" difference between Gen's and Dems re: withdrawal

Department of Defense admits to wider surveillance of Don't Ask, Don't ...

Wow - Lou Dobbs needs some DU education- He's on the election fraud CASE !

challenging the Right on campus...

Ron Suskind's book 1% Doctrine reveals bank snooping

Bernie Ward Rant on MSNBC

NY Times should tell Bush* to 'Bring it On'

Bush-Cheney view of Iraq isn't view from Iraq

Who is finally responsible for the state of affairs?

And a-one, and a-two. All together now. CAPTION

Alas For You, or Bush is NOT a Christian!

LOL. Sen. Hatch complaining in the Senate about "one vote" in the SCOTUS,

This thread is ridiculous!

A read for all of you Protestors out there who feel disheartened

Hee hee. My fiance just got a great e-mail.

Why does it seem that..

"Get Over It" - no way! A call to investigate the 2004 election.

So let me get this straight: when Kerry and Feingold propose

What can you tell me about the "Club for Growth"?

19 Senators voted for amnesty for Iraqi insurgents?

"Time to go to journalism school" Frank Rich taunts ex Bush speech writer

Why Mommy Is A Democrat: A Different Kind Of Children's Book

So what are you going to DO, Senator Feinstein?!?!?

Patriot Act and my new home closing

Sharpton is murdering this Bimbo

I used to think B*sh was just evil.


Possible terror threat closes Calif. port

Please! Need intelligent rebuttals

Justices: Defendants Can Hire Own Lawyers

Jim McDermott speaks - Iraq, yellowcake, impeachment, withdrawal and so on

Ummm..... I'm an insurgent and I didn't launch any attacks

Cable Ratings Down? When will the M$M Get it? When Bushies have

Heh- ""

The NYTimes was not the first to talk about financial records

Imus on vacation?

bush says looking into bank accounts legal and congress was

Crikey!! Der Chimperor is having a really bad day

What if there were a way to record & verify every vote?

Amnesty for slaughterers of US Troops = NEGOTIATING WITH TERRORISTS

Hardball: Melanie Morgan spewing RW talking points re: bank spying

"Dirty Money" William Greider's view on Banking Spying/"The Nation"

I just HATE HATE HATE Clarence Thomas...Every time I

NYT profile of anti-war Democrat Jonathan Tasini - opposing Clinton in NY

DC Cops want Eithics Investigation on McKinney after GJ didn't charge her

Hearing on Pre-War Intelligence Replay 10:28pm C-Span1

In anxious times of terrorism and war many turn to God in prayer:

CSPAN 3 - Live Hearing on Pre-War Intelligence THREAD #3

Stand Up For The Constitution: Burn A Flag. A Modest Proposal

Great show on AAR now, plus two great guests coming up

Is the USA still in Iraq for honorable reasons?

I need a reality check: When's the last time anyone saw a burning flag?

What are you willing to do ?

"Houston, We have a problem"

Send the twins!

Get this... "Men with older brothers more likely to be gay"

Republican mothers too damned stupid to raise a child?

DFP columnist rips Dick (Amway) DeVos a new one ... bigtime!

Kerry's More Than Anti-War

Three Iraq Myths That Won`t Quit ...Scott Ritter...AlterNet

I support amnesty for insurgents

A note of appreciation..


A message for nominal Christians cutting and running from Jesus

Florida's citrus industry fights for life

Escalating Prescription Drug Prices

War Party in the Catbird Seat

HaHa. Wing-nut gets spankin and storms off the set....Crooks & Liars

Larry Johnson on Ed Schultz: He knows the SWIFT/ money/terror story.

Today I FINALLY cancelled my TIME subscription

Arizona deputies baffled by empty casket

Morgellons Disease-Doctors Make Progress With Mysterious Disease

Bush "helping terrorists" by disclosing surveillance techniques?

Flag desecration to be argued this week.

Please keep kicked: National Day of Action to Stand Up with Lt. Watada

"US of A: Love it or leave it commie"...a question for DU

Anyone see Biden slap down Cheney yesterday?

Gallup: Majority of Americans (57%) want withdrawal plan for Iraq

"Martin Luther King's bones must be rattling in his grave" Please SIGN Now

MSNBC >> Pres Bush Furious>> Good, now he knows how 70%

In honor of flag burning monday-A list of Rights we've lost under GW Bush.

It's Bumper Sticker Time.... and two more added!

Cafferty says Senate has SIXTY SIX votes for flag burning amendment.

anybody just see Melanie Morgan vs. Sharpton on Tweety?

Tonight, my DU friends, I found peace. The best night of my life in Years.

I'm totally opposed to the "Forest Adventure Pass"

Does anybody have any faith at all in Congress?

Is Fitz tied up and duct taped in a closet or something? What is he

Giving them hell again!

Bush meltdown ------------------------> VIDEO LINK

“Ethnic cleansing” in New Orleans

The Presidency: Abuse of power

Should DNC work to combat election fraud NOW or wait till nominee's known?

Globe: Democrats Split on a 2d Run by KERRY

UnFreep This Poll: Are Journalists Traitors?

Hey Congressional Assholes! Iraq Is IN A Civil War Now!!!!

So when we purchase our home with 50% cash down...

Republicons want to take down nyt like they did rather..

Kristen Breitweiser has book coming out in September

LOL - OK - Which DUer signed this Bill Frist petition?

Transcript of Kerry's speech: End EMPIRE OF OIL. (Gives props to Gore)

Ned Lamont's new ad against Lieberman--a MUST SEE

Medical marijuana vote in the House this week--call your reps!

Soon to be first nationwide Vets For Peace Radio Program! Wooohooo

Silicon Valley driven by idea of fast electric cars

Why I likes Hugo!!!

Memo to Dan Abrams: How MSNBC can beat FOX and CNN...


How would you respond to a rw 'friend'-email I got

"Three words: The vice president."

place your bets here for the fed meeting this week!

What happens when a liberal person gets rich?

Do we need another trial to recognize that Andrea Yates is insane?

Why ILLEGAL Voting Machines in BUSBY/BILBRAY Matters to the Whole Nation!


My 10 year old nails a freeper ... again.

Freepers Are Threatening To Murder NYT Reporters And Publishers

We are on our own now, It's important to make plans/What have You Done?

10 Reasons That Killing Abu Musab al-Zarqawi Is The Turning Point In Iraq.

"Shit" the course!

Woohoo! Feingold and Reid Working to Oust Sensenbrenner

Anti-War Music!!!

What Percentage of the American Poor have Earned their Status

I guess I am just a miltary brat kind of kid that went to school.

I Know That People Feel Beaten By Election Fraud, But DAMN!

Hey How Do You Feel About Nicotine Bans - now they are

Smoking vs. Drinking

Murtha V. Hoyer

Montana senate debate on C-Span right now

I love the Bay Area!: Berkeley considers impeachment ballot measure...

One weekend: >170 bodies with gunshot wounds to head in Baghdad

Mobile Vietnam Veterans Memorial Schedule

The Road From K Street to Yusufiya

MISSISSIPIANS - Don't forget to vote tomorrow

Can you believe how the wing nuts are spinning Maliki's unity plan?

Of course there will be troop withdrawal before the elections

On Troop Redeployment, Is Cheney a Hypocrite?


Pandering the Amnesty Issue

General Casey's Plan to withdrawal troops should outrage conservatives

New Casey ad points out Santorum conflicting stance on Immigration....


Rendell leads (50 / 36) in race for PA Gov. Swann sinking like a stone.

Swift Boat Veterans got away with it once - but that ship has sailed

'08 Democratic Convention ~ DNC starts tour of Minneapolis area tomorrow..

Florida has a 3rd choice in '06 senate race (Independent)

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Takes on Democracy

Question about Feingold regarding Clinton's impeachment.

Jeb's "friends" talk him up for '08 VP slot

bush alarmed at rising military PERSONNEL costs.

FYI/Reminder: C-Span 3 to broadcast the Downing Street hearing live today.

Is there a thread on Intel. Hearings on CSpan 3? I got home late..

Pre war intelligence

HELP! Could someone give this thread one more vote & a kick?

Bernie Ward rips Chris Baker a new one!

Powerful statements being made right now on CSpan

Bring Back the Draft - subject of two editorials in gulf coast paper

I am patiently waiting for evidence of a Democratic strategy to

Right Now on Cspan

2006 Elections: Success Breeds Success

China, The United States, The Media, and "Treason".....

The 4 F's of the Sen.George Allen Philosophy

Kerry Speaking on Energy Independence and the Environment.

Kentucky Repuke Governor takes a limo for his 500ft commute home

so buffett is giving away his $$$ hell, I only need 200 thous

are you ready to "cap wealth"?

Anybody notice Shrub's last comment before closing news conference?

Media Bias: John Kerry vs. John McCain

Murtha's House Race

Lou Dobbs Doing Segment on Electronic Voting Machines

For Bush, apparently, the "hard work" just got harder. DAMN newspapers!

Would you like to see a SkypeCast forum at DU? If so, please...

weird aspects of campaigns and debates

Bush Takes Torture to Court of Public Opinion and Is Found in Contempt

Ben Stein says: Tax The Rich!

You know, the frog probably would have

MP3 of Kerry Speech on Environment here:

Norquist: McCain's a Liar, Delusional

MISSISSIPPIANS - reminder #2 - Vote tomorrow and take someone with you

Lamont has a new ad. Check it out!!!

Freedom is on the march! Backwards!

More great polls for PA governor and PA senate

Why Iraqi Amnesty May be Inevitable

Hit Their Strength: GOP's Moral Relativism and Situational Ethics

Zogby defends poll results (Virginia Senate Race)

Amusing Lynn Swann fundraiser story

Thom Hartmann will not be on the air this week - father has died

2008 Poll

No joke! Dick Corp completes $16.5 million GTMO Operations Facility

What will republicans call cut and run when they cut and run from Iraq

Gary Cates response to my email lol

Ailes Cracks Whip as Fox News Slips

Ned Lamont's Newsletter Was Shocking Today

Someone please explain to me how this is different from the Miami 7?

Bush Is Not Incompetent.

People-powered impeachment.

No Stem Cell Talk in the Senate -- It's Flag-Burning Monday

If Gore were President, who would have been VP?

Dems get sucker punched again. Casey's plan sounds familiar some how...

"An Inconvenient Truth" and the power of one

You know how Winners become winners? Because they think positive

DNC Chairman to throw out first pitch in Baltimore Tuesday

Chris Matthews hurt our country by having Melanie Morgan on

The GOP is Planning on Turning MILLIONS Away At The Polls

A call to investigate the 2004 election

Kerry: 3 New Bold Ideas for Energy Independence and Global Climate Change

Wanna know why Iran wants nukes? Isreal has them.