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Archives: March 31, 2007

For minimum wage, a veto means progress

Report faults Pentagon for weapons buying problems

Top '08 Democratic Candidates Push Hard For Big Labor Agenda

Awesome post on "guyhood" and the "denial industry"

What new peak oil posters & flyers would people put up?

Bushco loses again: Fed Judge tosses out forest rules

Australian ABC 4 Corners on peak oil now.

Workers at 3rd AC Casino Seek Union

Hill's Prescription Diet being recalled (dry pet food )

Veterinarian Uses Drug to Treat Dogs Sick From Tainted Food

White House criticizes Pelosi's planned Syria visit

The Guardian: Coming to a street near you: 2.2 tonnes of Hummer (grenade gearstick optional)

US rejects Iran captives exchange

Giuliani's Ex-Partner May Face Charges (Kerik)

(HRW)People Fleeing Somalia War Secretly Detained(US security agents routinely interrogated people)

Hicks gets nine month sentence

Experts Warn of Climate Mayhem

Federal Judge Tosses Out Forest Rules

AP: Gen. tried to warn Bush on Tillman

Clinton Breaks With Husband's Legacy on Nafta Pact, China Trade

I bought gifts for JackMN today!!!

Well I finally caved and bought an Ipod

A song that you really love you would like to share

This is my kind of Friday!

Teenagers banned from a mall?

SRV on Youtube with his brother - I always find this so moving.

I just had my first Jello Pudding pop in, like, 18 years!

the qbert appreciation thread

Gettin' just a little moist here in Dallas tonite

OK..last night it was Vikings.. tonight - Samurai Metal!

Seperated at birth.

To absent friends...

HOLY COW! Some type of jet or something just buzzed our house!

Kyle Sampson reminds me of the Corporate character from "Aliens"

Name this game

Can we talk about Grit.

Would you rather throw up or have explosive diarrhea?

Hmmm, the girl at the grocery store had a gut larger than mine.

If this were a regular Friday, I'd be starting to think about moving to my second bar about now.

The great prophylactic pyramid of SF

Which of these singers name is from pig-latin?

I think I watched this 18 times today

DU LUV Pics! It's Friday night! Let's get to it, Loungies!

At one point tonight I had three different Yahoo IM conversations going at once

Viagra is a sponsor of MSNBC's "To Catch a Predator"

I got sent home early from work today...

What's for dinner? Snacks? Etc?

Conversation chez Forradalom

Does anyone care why someone edited their post?

Lars von Treir's "Medea"?

I just got word that my gramma is dying.

Bush and a carrot... (Warning: Graphic)

pot smoking devil flash

should I go to the store???

Do you ever feel strong emotion in a dream (or nightmare)?

Listening to Led Zepplin and Just Relaxin'


TRANQUILITY photo contest finals are now up in GD

To SIr With Love.....

Tomorrow I leave to go on vacation for about a week.

Anyone here have Skype?

OMG - CaliforniaPeggy appreciation thread.

Favorite Personality on The Daily Show (besides Jon Stewart)?

Well shit. I hate Revenue Canada.

What is the most wildly inappropriate thing to happen at your job?

watching twin peaks fire walk with me

Friday Night Music Thread

Am I the only one that thinks this song by Blue Oyster Cult is outrageously imaginative?

Anyone have any idea what this sign means?

Recommend books.

Anybody watching this Mavs-Knicks game?

Steroids? Just askin.

My niece just joined the Army

It's been a good week. This call for a photos!

Smithfield on PBS

AFL-CIO Hails Introduction of Immigration Visa Program Bill

Economic Report: U.S. Income Gap Has Doubled Since 1980

Sweeney Addresses Historic Meeting Between Financial Institutions, Iraqi Trade Unions

Wal-Mart's labor pains

Wonky Clinton Woos Labor Clinton's Policy Challenges Edwards' Natural Appeal To Union Bosses (CBS)

Strikers' health insurance expires Saturday (3-31) This is Katrina territory

US mine workers threaten to strike Foundation Coal 3 page story

Newspaper Guild: Washington Post Jettisons Core Journalism Principle in Effort to Escape Labor Rulin

Research Forum post on the minimum wage

Rail Workers Object To Global Warning Train Ad

Smithfield Justice - Harris Teeter Action

Chimp Says He is Sorry to Soldiers at Walter Reed

Congressman Lewis Speaks on the Iraq War

Moving the Nation to care for our troops

Bill Moyers Journal: Buying the War | Excerpt | PBS


Operation: Turn Dupage Blue (St. Pat's Parade)

Senator Clinton:Help Needed for Vets With Brain Injury


John Fund "had coffee with Terry McAuliffe recently" or so he sez

KO comes out swinging re the new Tillman info

Caption * at Walter Reed

Friday Night TOON dump...

Things That Keep Me Up At Night

NY Lawyers Accuse Bush of Abuse of Power

OMG! No more Keith for me after 4/24! What will I do?

NBC's Gregory uncritically reported McCain's claim that "Iraq is getting safer"

Arnold a Hero

To any defeatists out there

Iraq car bombings up 30 percent

Flowers to Elizabeth were a great first step. NOW let's show what we can do!

Telecom Minister: New Channel Will Be First True Public TV in Venezuela

Five Palestinians Dead in Gaza 'sewage tsunami'

Man guns down fellow metro bus rider...because he bumped into him

Venezuela’s Electoral Council Initiates 19 Additional Recall Procedures

Congressman Boinger said Tuffsqueegee airmen instead of Tuskegee.

Another Barrier Overcome: Teacher Sex With Underage Students Now Interracial

Just what is going on here?

Husband kills wife's lover; wife charged

Jonathan Alter on Countdown sending chills down my spine

MSNBC's Olbermann Loses Big at 'Liberal Media' Dishonor Awards

Something Orwellian that we need to keep in mind in the coming days

Congress accuses Google of "air-brushing history" in its post-Katrina Maps.

The Backstory on the BCB Fox News Debate.

Discovery Channel's Planet Earth series

Should DU behave like the Bush Administration and eliminate members who disagree on the SOTU?


Did I miss the DUzy's today?

Has Karl Rove been hiring staff for the NIT?

Novartis Agrees to Withdraw the Drug Zelnorm at FDA's Request

Hells Angels head to Oakland this weekend to celebrate club's 50th birthday

Someone explain Mexican truckers having access to US roads?

One hell of a breakdown on Bush's Bloggers

What we call the news! (Jib Jab Video)

As penance we should change the name of this country to "The

Illegal Immigrants are nothing more than a political punching bag, and are here to stay

"In Remarkable Op-Ed" Charlotte Editor Describes Sending Son Off To War He Doesn't Believe In

House Dems to Question DoJ Officials in Private

Now I understand the secrecy

Former Abu Ghraib Guard Has An Opinion Of The Torture Advocates Like Sen. Lindsay Graham (R-SC)

David Inglesias Interviewed on CBC's "As It Happens" (Prosecutor Scandal Making International News)

U.N. panel OKs measure on Islam

'I won on this! And you lost, right?'

Zogby does flatware? Wtf?

E&P: AP Gets Memo - Bush Alerted To Truth About Tillman

Eleanor Clift Predicts Gonzales Gone On Good Friday When Press Goes Home

Glenn Beck inserts foot into mouth-again.

Keith Reporting Chimpie was told about Friendly Fire Pat Tillman Death 6 Days after Tillman Killed!

Toons time!

Veterinarian Uses Drug to Treat Dogs Sick From Tainted Food

Email I got from Barney Frank today - Go Barney!

Bill Clinton has hosted 16 fundraisers for Hillary in last 6 weeks

Anyone heard from w8lftinglady today? Weather is really bad in her neck of the woods.

Monica Goodling and Griffin were close associates, she pushed particularly hard for AJ appointment

albright shrilling for hillary on bill maher

Kind of a mystery - David Gregory on Charlie Rose -

Michigan getting wacked hard by Lending, job loss crises

the mysterious Bushie Amnesia epidemic - SOLVED

*** Friday TOONs: Going, going, gone-zales? ***

Heroic Secret Service Agent Takes Question Intended For Bush (The Onion)

Venezuela Lets In Canadian Mining Company

Must see political video

RFM* - who mispronounced 'subliminal?'

Another bu$h lie uncovered - There is funding for the war through July

Glenn Beck talking about the End-Times...

Jack Mehoffer wins a Keithie!!!!!


New questions arise concerning Wade's first WH contract -- and his connections to Cheney

What do you think will happen to Iraq when the US pulls out?

Keep Speaker Nancy Pelosi in our Thoughts for the coming days as she heads to Syria.

The gig is up for these crooks, and that means we have to be strong.

"Pelosi Going to Syria Despite Objections"

Cynthia Tucker wants you to know her "messy truth about exiting Iraq."

Venezuela To Introduce Local Currencies

Jack Mehoffer wins the Keithies

Beyond the Political Theatre There is OIL- US/UK Interests In IraQ/N

Edible Chocolate Jesus Exhibit Cancelled

BBC: US rejects Iran captives exchange

We are such a great country - god, we really are -

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Remember how Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) described the Abu Ghraib photos and tapes we didn't see?

Real Time with Bill Maher was great tonight...

This is beyond stupid. Affordable Suites hotel won't rent to gay couples

Should people who have given up on America participate at DU?

Real Time is on - anyone watching tonight? n/t

Wife charged after husband shoots her boyfriend

One excellent thing about Kyle Sampson.



Book TV Schedule: March 31st - April 2nd

FDA Looking for Melamine in Gluten Intended for Human Consumpion

Request for assistance from ORGANIC CHEMISTS:

From Firedoglake: Oversight, The Coming Attractions!!!!

Friday Night What are you drinking thread

Goodling to House Dems: I'm Not Talking to You, Either

Pat Tillman's Medal and Alberto Gonzales' Fired Prosecutors

Rudy and Judy - How cute?

pictures of nancy owning georgie boy`s ass--priceless!

Isn't this a dead giveaway?

"General Warned Bush Not To Publicize Tillman Death........."

Giuliani: Wife won't be Cabinet member

DMR: Elizabeth Edwards: Children may join campaign (next fall, hire tutor)

Please explain

NYT: Clinton Camp Turns to a Star in Money Race

Is it just me,........?

Which Is/Was Worse: Rumsfeld or Gates?

Edwards, Obama, and Richardson respond to DFA about the war....videos.

Bill O' Reilly got his ass SMACKED DOWN!!: by a retired female Colonel

Which Candidate Loves America? Which Candidate Loves Power?

Tony Snow Deftly Sidesteps Topic Of Own Sanity

Must read From the Nation's William Greider: Iraq Deadline, An Extraordinary Political Moment

After I shot my mouth off the other day....

In which Barack Obama irks me

I may have a chance to talk to Evan Moody, Kucinich's national volunteer coordinator

The ecological and social tragedy of crop-based biofuel production in the Americas

Call that humiliation? (Monthy Python's Terry Jones)

'We Were Torturing People For No Reason' -- A Soldier's Tale (Amer. Prospect, via AlterNet)

Will Humanity go the Way of the Dinosaur? (AlterNet)

Temporary Insanity: A World in Transition-Philip Slater

Monica Goodling, One of 150 Pat Robertson Cadres in the Bush Admin - by Max Blumenthal, Huff Post

Intel Vets Question the Iran-UK Crisis (Consortium News)

An enlarging scandal at Justice (Boston Globe)

Real US battles with Iran still lie ahead

NYT: Clinton Camp Turns to a Star in Money Race

What More Proof Do They Want?

Toensing Doesn't Know Dick About Val ... [The CIA Leak Case And The Truth That Keeps Us Free]

US military increasingly relying on robots in war

STANLEY FISH: Religion Has No Truth ...


UN Panel Okay's Measure on Islam - by Eliane Engeler at Huffington Post

Will Bush Sneak Troops Out In The Night?

Talking Darfur to Death - Editorial, The New York Times

Michelle Malkin is Watching You

Arizona's Rick Renzi also in the middle of Gonzogate

(Goodling) DOJ Official Brings Storm by Taking the Fifth in Gonzales Flap

308 Afghan-area U.S. deaths By The Associated Press

Huge jump in (US) corn planting expected

Scientist: Warming Will End Some Species (forthcoming IPCC report)

Scientist: Warming will end some species - AP

Energy activists snipe at rivals (lol!)

Ireland proposed VRB system resized (wind power, flow batteries)

Sydney Blacks Out for Global Warming

The World Is A Better Place

Judge Advances Global Warming Lawsuit - AP

POSCO to Build (100 MW) Fuel Cell Plant in Pohang (S. Korea)

Diversified Energy & Evergreen Pulp Partner on Biomass-Hydrogen (syngas) Project

Oregon Dams Join Green Power Ranks

Plan for Wind Farm Off Massachusetts Clears State Hurdle (Cape Wind) - NYT

Spain inaugurates first CSP (Concentrating Solar Power) plant in Europe

Peak oil versus global climate change

EU agrees to deal with non-Hamas Palestinians

Israel Will be at War by Summer, Politician Says

Without Borders (Uri Avnery)

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Saturday, March 31, 2007

Iraq Justice Minister Offers Resignation

Bush vows to fix problems at Walter Reed

War efforts funded through July, analysis finds

Hershey unions vote on whether to accept cutbacks

Car bombs target Shiites in Iraq (Saturday)

With eye on Iraq, Bush moves to rally conservatives over taxes

Top US Democrat's planned visit to Syria angers White House

House Committee requests deposition of former Rove assistant in connection with Abramoff (Ralston)

U.S. lawmaker queries lenders on links to colleges (SLMA, EFP)

Former Iraqi premier criticizes (Allawi)

Ukrainian rivals mass in capital

Emmett Till's Family Gets Autopsy Report

Iraq Veteran Calls for Accountability, Change of Course in Democratic Radio Address

(Schumer) Senator demands AG clear Iglesias' name

Bloody battle rages in Somali capital

Was Former Nevada US Attorney Investigating Gov Gibbons (R)

'Kid for Kerry' ponders 2008 role

Menu Foods says its pet food is now safe

Shiite Cleric Condemns U.S. as His Militia Takes to Streets

McCain skips third of votes in Senate

MND-B loses Soldier to non-battle death

Iran must release detained British sailors: Bush

U.N. chief: Arms crossing Syrian border

Recess won't halt probe of attorney firings

Pet food recall expands to new wet brand (ALPO dog food)

Gulf Hits Snags in Rebuilding Public Works

Bush chides Dems on pork in Iraq bill

Bush Says Democrats Push Reckless Spending Policies (Update1)

Chicken Pox Hits School (All Victims Vaccinated)

Auto workers occupy Scarborough plant

Captives 'May Face Trial' (British sailors)

GOP Lawmaker Urges Gonzales to Resign

Clinton Blasts Circuit City Layoffs

Does it seem like there have been zillions more horror movies of late?

Faith. For the future.


Night Owls: TV on the Radio is tonight's musical guest....

Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah !!!

I see trees of green...

Drunk as shit and all I can watch is this

ignore; please remove; kudzu

I saw a great bumpersticker today

Coffee cup in left hand. Look out window.

political reality TV - what would be more entertaining?

i'm a mile and a half away, and i can still hear it. Gran Prix St Pete

My sister and I have to buy our Mother a wheel chair, her knee now makes it hard for her to walk.

What, exactly, is a buck dancer's choice?

Maine couple to celebrate 80th wedding anniversary. Good Democrats.

Anyone else seen "Mirrormask?"

I just ate a small slice of the most decadent chocolate cake EVAH!

Objects in mirror are closer than they appear

I didn't get the house

Yesterday I didn't need a straitjacket; today I'm mad

Can we talk about girls?

Anyone here have snipe?

My tremendous no Ennice

Rant - Lipton Diet Tea mixes - different formulas for different packaging!

Anyone here in charge of hiring at your business?

question about yahoo email

Sniffa got a special present yesterday....

Two hours of Baseball tunes starting NOW!

MrScorpio Will not be gone forever

Life as a Yooper.....

Holy crap i actually won something!! I never win anything!!

A social etiquette dilemma. What would you do?

I need advice re: a friend and his religion

Which thread will gain the most views?

Ewwww there is a big spider on my celling and nobody home to take care of this situation

What makes your eye lid twitch?

Have you gone through a smilies phase?

Who Will Win The Masters Next Week?

Congratulations PatsyStone!! 20,000 posts

Frequent flyers, beware -- there are reports of cracks in airplane window frames.

Sick? I don't get sick

To any DUers who play Second Life. I might have a job for you.

Can we talk about nits?

I don't want to go back to work on Monday

My desktop pic is better than yours

One time only, be the first to reply

Happy birthday Neoma!

Oh no, those singing bunny Skittles commercials are back

Anyone know if the symbolism in Children of Men was intentional? (spoilers)

First Week as City Editor--on the Clown Desk

Kind of long but a great read by Swami Beyondananda

On the use of nicknames for Bush

It's Cherry Blossom Time in your Nation's Capital!

Just 26 hours and 30 minutes until the baseball season begins for real!

Tonight I learned that a friend had been arrested

If a corporate chain closes a ton of its stores, will they haggle?

Here's an awwwwww moment:

Can we talk about gits?

Can we talk about bits?

I'm bored.

weird: I think Food Network is making me lose weight

My station's pledge drive exceeded its goal by almost $20,000

So, who will be the next University of Kentucky Coach???

I'll SEE your 7 days, and RAISE you 7. Smilie free.

A smile for all the ladies here, and any men who won't feel offended!

Personal ads: The good, the bad and the hilarious


Earworm for the day:


I'm So Fucking Sick Of Jingoistic Bigots Who Surround My Life

Let's pick Karl's stage name!!!!!

The department you work in at your company... are they said to be deemed

Silly me.

If the Buckeyes beat Georgetown

My Italy trip is just days away!

There's no good music today...

I've not smoked for 26 days. (well with one interuption). Yipee! Ask me anything!

"Girls Gone Wild" founder plans restaurant chain

Our Graybeard tree is in full bloom.

Does anyone else have

What kind of sick SOB does this?

Anyone else watching the Buckeye vs Georgetown game?

Can we talk about kim chee (kimchi)?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 3/31/2007)

Garbanzo Beans or Kidney Beans?

come on loungers, help me cheer up

"WKRP in Cincinnati" Fans: List of DVD music changes (the news isn't good)

I've not dated for 1129 days. (well with a 78 day interuption). Yipee! Ask me anything!

You want a piece of me?

can someone *anyone!* bring me up to speed on life in the lounge

Seven days, chocolate free!


What do you do when you start to feel that someone's untrustworthy?

Who leaves the license plate frame from the dealer on their cars?

My brother in law is NUCKIN' FUTS!

Yesterday I didn't need a jacket; today it's snowing

Everytime I look at the clock lately it is 4:44. or 11:11 or 3:33- WHAT the heck?

Does anyone else like "Pearls Before Swine?"

Sanjaya the next American Idol....?

Ceiling Cat: Pics of Kitty Queerspawn

Really, what is sacriligious about Cavallaro's My Sweet Lord?

UN Rights Panel Okays Measure to Give States Power to Combat "Religious Hostility"

Paying College Athletes

Swimming Australia defends Thorpe (questionable drug test)

Rescue Internet Radio!

Found this by "accident" on Amazon.

Remember that girl from "Kids for Kerry"? podcast

Here to catch up and moan and groan

If anyone asks about Democrats who betrayed the party in 2004,

catch National Park Service GGNRA Superintendent Brian O'Neil in a bundle of lies!

New York Union Fights City’s Union-Busting Tactic

Union files charges with labor board against Albertsons

Obama; When Our Veterans Come Home Treat Them Right

Death Penalty Effects

Richardson On Iraq

Edwards:A Real Plan to End the War in Iraq

The Bush Administration's approach to Global Warming...

Dr. Francis Fukuyama: We Got Iraq Wrong...

Iraq News

RFK: A Hip-Hop Tribute to Robert Kennedy

New Rules (03-30-07)

Mar 19: Occupation Project in Saint Louis #2

Veterans Health UpDate

Globalization Video: 'Banked Into Submission'

Bush Realtime Reaction to Colbert Speech...

Liberty News TV Ep25 2007 Vietnam, empire, USA dominance...

Proud To Serve You AFSCME in Connecticut

UNBELIEVABLE!!! Pedophile Puts Up Website On Where To Meet Little Girls

Bonaduce Says O'Donnell Should Be Hung On MSNBC

The Killing of Children, That's What War Is

Virus hits Justice Dept

Yusuf (Cat Stevens) - Peace Train - Nobel Concert 2006...

Did the World Trade Center have a fire-suppression sprinkler system?

Man pleads guilty after weapons cache found in Norco home

My former friend/co-worker strikes again with his RW column

KGO now has archives for download and "listen later"

Karen Hughes says American students are inadequate

Everytime I look at the clock lately it is 4:44. or 11:11 or 3:33- WHAT the heck?

Walking till he drops, for peace

A not very appetizing post: On Foods

Has the nonblog media picked up the GSA/Doan/Jennings story at all yet?

Scholars file challenges to NIST reports on 9/11

;=D **Culture of Corruption Chart: From Brent Wilkes to Casino Jack, to Congressmen** ;=D

Let's send Karl Rove flowers!

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Sat. 3/31 -- It's all YOUR fault

Wouldn't these guys be loving the political climate?

Stop me if any of this sounds've heard all this before, right?

Judge axes new U.S. forestry rules

LOL. Actually got a RW email fwd with a YouTube link. HRC singing National Anthem.

Dave Obey and Dems owe Tina Richards an apology!

Judith Miller Faults Media Reponse in Libby Affair

Sydney will go dark on Saturday to urge Australia to cut greenhouse emissions by 5 percent

Right-wing Gay Porn-making Coulter fan investigated for falsely soliciting funds for Iraq deployment

Iran Thinks We’re About to Attack – So They Grabbed the British Sailors…

Can America 'win' in Iraq? One Iraqi blogger's answer

"D.C. Madam" Seeks Federal Handout. Palfrey wants $500,000 from court to hire private attorney

County drug dog killed by former county judge

Could the impact of a Democratic White House be lessened

Important recall web site:

The Kennedy Asssasination: A "Friday News Dump"?

Ahhh...for the good old days, when we had an AG we could respect:

It's a pity Ann Coulter didn't write this new book:

Former kangaroo skinner Al Qaeda guy at Gitmo got 9 months

"Senator Demands AG Clear Iglesias' Name" (Schumer)

youtube find : HIP- hop tribute to RFK, a real AG

General tried to warn Bush about Tillman

This is what gives Freepers that warm and fuzzy feeling!!!!1

Suicide bombers kill 130 in Iraq - But NYT reporter John Burns reports everything is great there

Giuliani's ex-partner likely to face felony charges.

why carbon cap&trade can work

Interesting CNN story from 1991:

Self delete (Repeat post re: ALPO recall)

Who is Kathy Sierra and why do meankids want to "kill" her?


Best one liner about Faux loudmouth weatherman Steve DOOCY

Activism: Regarding Repeal of Medicare Part D, replacing it with real prescription drug benefit

Wormtongue will meet Gandalf....soon....I hope.

Who is putting alert messages on this post!

Want to support Rosie O'Donnell? Buy one of her COOL "Peace" T-Shirts and donate to America's Kids!

So, the first (and maybe biggest) '08 primary is tonight.

Caption the Frat Boy President with his "carrot"

Lieberman’s knees are hurting him. NT

Ich Bin Ein Auslander (You owe us everything)

WP: at Walter Reed, Bush tells press to snap photo of naked woman tattoo

The Facts of the Pentagon March - LTTE

I give up...

Does anyone here think Iran would be so stupid as to torture the captives?

Busy Bush Cuts Short Visit to Walter Reed

I have never wanted to slap someone upside

So bush; is Tel Afar still your "beacon of hope"?

Reps are heading home. Watch for "town mtgs" Call for impeachment.

Dems in Congress (Kucinich, Durbin, DeLauro) take on the Menu Foods pet food recall

The ATTORNEY GENERAL of the United States of America...LIED to Congress. Is that NOT a crime?

Has it come to that - is the US a class system now.

Bush attacks Pelosi's planned Syria trip while gop Reps are there NOW

"Bombings Kill 9, Wound Dozens in Iraq" Yep...that "surge" has really made things better in Iraq.

Ashcroft had a "particular taste" for Goodling's brownies

DUers who play Second Life check in. I may have a job for you

Residents of Fallujah Fear a US ‘Genocidal Strategy’

$12,000 for a broken rib. Another reason the whole goddamned system sucks.

HEADLINE: "Nevada Republicans feel their state SLIPPING AWAY"

Former TX Att'y General,(Gov. Bush Appointee), Released From Prison

Ex-US Atty chief - Goodling to plead the fifth

Rescue Internet Radio!

Can the US afford to "rebuild" the military?

China's Potential Role in Iran-UK Standoff: Remember the 2001 Incident with US Aircrew?

And the spin begins

Say there is a new constitutional convention and you are one of the delegates...

Is the Speakers' trip upsetting war plans?

Earth to John McCain, Earth to John McCain

More On Monica Goodling...

I just noticed something *interesting* in the Military Oath of Office..

Will FOX and MSNBC call for Hasselbeck's firing too, then?

Ms. Doan has created a new verb: "murky"

So does anybody know anything about Hillary's trip to Orlando?

Privatization of the Post Office...soon.

Tom Davis (A-VA) is a piece of work..

Alter: Bush/Rove has turned Justice Dept. into "banana republic"

General says U.S. Army has lost 130 helicopters in Iraq and Afghanistan s

'Kid for Kerry' ponders 2008 role

Has Waxman's Committee Released The Rove Power Point Presentation ???

How do you feel about gerrymandering?

Scandal gives Democrats a chance to investigate Rove (McClatchy)

Setting the Record Straight: Democrats Are Delaying Funding For Our Troops

AP: Gen. tried to warn Bush on Tillman (Bush Knew--or should have)

Former right-wing homophobe sees error of his ways

My responses to a Republican friend on Iraq

Housing Crisis Knocks Loudly in Michigan (real life in america)

Hmmm...The U.S. finds 'poison' in Chinese wheat product/China complains about quality of U.S. goods

Second captive Briton apologizes to Iran

EXTREME development (a picture of China's growth)

South Park, Hillary Clinton's vagina, and shark jumping

Pet Food Recall Expands to New Wet Brand (Alpo) - AP

Heads up: Purina is recalling Alpo canned food! Iams given FDA warning.

Every day it gets worse for Gonzo - Is he blackmailing W &Karl?

Brandi Swindell spams Idaho senators with *1400* e-mails; Senate responds by disabling mail function

"GOP Lawmaker Urges Gonzales to Resign" Here we go! Finally, a repuke calls for Gonzo to resign.

The Hydrocarbon Law for Dummies

What happens to the threads on the greatest page after they "time out"?

Bud Cummins: How Bush's Justice Department has "blown it"

This one is for "Joe for Clark"........ The Nachthexen

who will be our biggest April's fool? and why?

TOONS: This Past Week's Doonesbury Storyline

Giuliani recants statement about wife in Cabinet Meetings

Lurita Doan GSA Administrator/Director bio

Bush drunk/medicated in this video? "Our troop in harm way"

Newsweek Poll: Majority Of Americans Back Iraq Deadline

Real deadline for Iraq war money weeks beyond Bush’s deadline


Happy birthday, Senator Leahy!

Remember, Judy Nathan was F**king a married man.

Perino: "The president was surprised to learn that Congress went on vacation today."

I would like to see Time or Newsweek publish a special

Jeb Bush must hate his brother with a passion

I am out for a few weeks.

The saddest thing I have heard all night.

Two Documentaries On Global Warming - Which one tells the truth?

Some observations on street protests.

Sometimes, I feel so damn hopeful.....

Happy Birthday, Cesar Chavez... a worker for peace and justice. Presente!

EX-OFFICIAL GUILTY OF RAPE; NO APOLOGY-Kingston, Mass. ex-selectman gets 5 years for raping boy

Please! Do not allow the sale of vital organs in the US.

LAT: Romney names Jeb Bush as possible No. 2

Caption this one!

Two things that piss me off about defeatists

This has your basic chocolate Easter bunny beat all to hell and back...

A smile for all the ladies here, and any men who won't feel offended!

Nice explination of the importance of Peer Reviewed science by NOAA

Which item would William Donahue find more acceptable?

U.S. March toll nearly twice Iraq forces : AP

How do you think the UK-Iran hostage situation will

Glenn Beck again fails to make cable news top 10

3246 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Oh Yes, This is Crystal Clear. Like Cement

A Serious Global Warming Question!

Which do you feel is more of a threat?

It Seems To Me That "Contracting Out" Is A Major Part Of The Problem

Bush's Speechwriters in Cold Sweat This AM: "I Like PEANUTS As Much As the Next Guy" (Radio Address)

As if drunk driving isn't enough of a problem, here comes Beerbelly

U.S. death toll in first month of "surge" is nearly twice that of Iraqi army said to be taking lead

The worst bumper sticker yet

us troop death count of the last 7 month in iraq

A Fitz PIC for the Fans!

With jobs vanishing , the economy in the toilet , what will it take ?

Iraq Veteran Calls for Accountability, Change of Course in Democratic Radio Address

VIDEO: Rosie O'Donnell. Compare to O'Reilly

Ghouliani "can not remember" being briefed about Bernard Kerik's shady ties

I'm instructing my kid in sex-ed-- his first lesson is to listen to paradise by the dashboard light.

Kindergartner arrested and charged with a felony

US financial sources in Bahrain advised to pack up & leave

A DUer goes to snark level 10. Vexatious Ape brings on da funk!

Bush's 2004 Campaign Chief: "Kerry Was Right"

Will Etta James come out with a new version of "At Last" when these bastards

You know some people can play an instrument...(lots of pictures)

When all else fails … just blame the Clinton’s NT

Sigh......Why would Bill Maher defend a nasty bigot by

NEWSWEEK Poll: bu$h, Iraq, Religion and John Edwards

Lending vital organs: Why I disagree with the DNC.

Sex to be ‘banned’ in South Carolina …

Reporter's Diary Yields New Clues in Earhart (Amelia) disappearance

Privatization. A primary reason of where we are.

Name the celebrity, sports star etc that you are most surprised is a Republican or Democrat

Malkin's Pretty Little Hate Club

Bush Calls for Iran to Free U.K. Sailors

Abolish bilingual education, Gingrich urges

A tale of secrets, lies & love.

10-Year-Olds Accused in Homeless Beating | Hate, Violence, and Death on Main Street USA

11:00 News.. what a wasted half hour

Citizen's Lobby - Tina Richards' GREAT idea

DU has weighed in. Rappin Rove is now known as..

Power of prayer flunks an unusual test

Do you notice anything curious about where all the military bases are placed in Iraq?

Food Safety: Waxman has been investigating this (also)

My comic's website is finally up.

Does FDA have the right to withhold the poisoned food supplier's name?

The Emails the White House Doesn’t Want You to See ((Mother Jones)

Debates used to define support for our candidates. So we're going to replace that with a money race?

German official wants Travolta booted from TV show set to air tonight because he's a Scientologist.

Wash Post LTTE: Facts Of The Pentagon March (Lies Of Protest Critics / False Reporting Countered)

Agitation, Alliances, and Action

Sensenbrenner's position on the firings of the 8 USA, in reply to my request.

scanning the cable stations, you guys notice it, too?

Transplant surgeon says kidneys should be for sale.

Bill Maher - collector plates- * scandals & f* ups


70 % of Wheat Gluten in US for *Human* & Pet Food is Imported from EU & China! (Pet Food Recall)

Poor Nations to Bear Brunt as World Warms

Sydney shines a light on global warming -- by going dark for an hour.

Do you think it possible that the rising price at the pump is a gradual "desensitization"

I need to apologize for being so defensive on the animal food posts yesterday

Pick your own, brand new, Cabinet Posts!!

Prosgate: It Was About The 2008 Elections, Y'All !!!

I'm Confused. The FDA Has Jurisdiction Over Pet Foods, But Not Tobacco?

Gas is over $4.00 a gallon in San Francisco now!

Romney Asks: WWJD?

An American Conscience ("Under this pres. and vp, we are beginning to live in a banana republic.")

Loony leftists on the radio in 40 minutes!

"Campaigns Save Energy With Hybrid Cars"

Rep. Tom Davis "special" on Fox tonight re: Sandy Berger

Ah NUTS. Your Printer Now Has to Be "Vista Compatible." Thanks for SCREWING Us Bill.

Atheists Split Over Message

Caption this * pic

aminopterin, melamine, or 2,4,5,6-tetraminopyrimidine (TAP) in wheat from China?


Taxpayers last to benefit from stadiums

Alpo® Brand Prime Cuts In Gravy Canned Dog Food Voluntary Nationwide Recall

Welcome to the Home of the Healthiest Pet Foods in the World

working to crush "the extreme left wing of the Democratic Party"

Passengers May Be Sued In (6) Imams' Removal (from plane)

Lurita Doan hearing replay on C Span 1.. . . a must see...

More Sam Seder rumors: gone from Air America after next week?

***DUzy Awards for week ending March 30, 2007***

How far would the DLC Dems go to silence the progressives?

Matthew Dowd, Democrat who switched loyalties to Bush, now says Kerry was right.

Gingrich Decries Bilingual Ed.(bilingual education ="language of living in a ghetto")

British Sailors – Real Crisis or Excuse for War – Veteran Intel Profs - Johnson, Crowley, McGovern

6 year old is cuffed and dragged to jail, while a damn criminal lives in our Whitehouse.

Bees disappearing as mystery ailment sweeps U.S.

My cousin took a hose ... ran it from his 4 wheeler and into his truck where he breathed until he

gentrification and affordable housing.

My Dedication To Al Gore

NEWSWEEK: 27% of atheists& agnostics think God guided evolution; 13% say God made us as we are

For the record and in keeping with what we know, so far, here are Karl's girls...

Actor Danny Glover for San Francisco Mayor?

Riches await as Earth's icy north melts

Robert Baer thinks war with Iran may be inevitable

Pornographer Al Goldstein is running for President

Got really mad last night watching Numb3rs

Hillary Clinton Finds a Friend in (Md. Governor Martin) O'Malley...

Did the WH know of Tillman mode of death early on?

That's a dangerous thing to do in a democracy, .....(stand by your man)

Does anyone have a link to an article about the term liberals

Fred Thompson is more concerned that the PATRIOT act might be weakened than with corruption

The Saturday Cartoons

Is money everything? As we reach the first quarter deadline.

Activism: Regarding Repeal of Medicare Part D, replacing it with real prescription drug benefit

Fred Thompson--(actor politician) Plutonic Warming

US winds up biggest war games in Gulf since 2003


AP: Bush Chides Dems on Pork in Iraq Bill (weekly radio address)

Play About Iraq Divides a Connecticut School (super wealthy Wilton, CT)

“The incompetence charge has gained such traction that even many Republicans buy it.”

A Young Karl Rove plots for College Republicans [VIDEO -- 1972] (from AlterNet)

Marine Corps wraps up Matt Sanchez investigation.

GOP lawmaker urges Gonzales to resign (AP)

Press Advisory: Kucinich Press Conference on Rising Gasoline Prices Set for 5 p.m. PDT

Scandal gives Democrats a chance to investigate Rove

In Big Shift, U.S. Imposes Tariffs on Chinese Paper (NYT)

Barack Obama will be holding a LIVE WEBCAST TODAY ONLINE at 4PM EST

Obama Is First in Their Second Life

Anyone else nervous with Waxman's decision to go to Syria with Pelosi?

So when do you think the Interro-gate scandals will produce results?

Romney Faces Skewering at Gridiron Club (AP)

Here's a poll worth DU' ing

Another excellent line on NPR today

Poor Nations to Bear the Brunt as the World Warms

Raising Roberto (Again)

Anyone attend a Obama Community Kickoff event Today?

O.K. , I'm Watching GSA Hearing On C-Span. Is That doan Woman Nuts?

McCain skips third of votes in Senate

Obama in Iowa: War must end if we are to effectively address domestic issues

TPM Cafe: Sen. McCain Staged 11/17/05 Fake Senate Indian Affairs Committee Meeting?

Rove in Chattanooga visiting Coptix (

Southern Clout in Congress Hits Low

Democrats' Pork Problem ("Tax and spend")

Sonja Henie's tutu! The Dallas Morning News is calling for Gonzo's resignation.

Latest Rasmussen poll--Edwards up by 9% over McCain and trouncing Romney

U.S. Income Gap Has Doubled Since 1980 -

...Let me explain what it will mean for your annual tax bill if the Democrats get their way.

Leno NAILS it!

Right Wing TV - FOX Fair and Balanced????? Bwa ha ha

must read EXPOSE of Goodling-Griffin's mentor at DoJ

Edwards hits $2 million in online donations

Guantanamo’s kangaroo court convicts Australian David Hicks

Proposal re the Cons dropping the 'ic' from Democratic. 'Republic' doesn't work

Bush: "I like peanuts as much as the next guy"

Wow! Tim Griffin was Barbara Comstock's Deputy!

Problem I'm Having With My Local (So-Called) Democrats

Newsweek's Fineman: Glory or Folly? (Get ready for the GOP's "Countdown" clock)

Kucinich: About Authenticity, Integrity, and Telling People Exactly What’s Going On”

Obama, Feingold co-sponsors of Durbin's S. 936, A Bill To Reform the Financing of Senate Elections

John Edwards For President Fundraising Deadline

Hillary's Negative Halo Effect

Happy Birthday President Gore!

"Why Hillary is Not the One" - The Progressive