Democratic Underground

Archives: May 26, 2007

We Can’t Win An Immoral War (Seattle P-I, via CommonDreams)

Ready for (Michael) Moore? (Entertainment Weekly)

Razor-thin TV screen

Bush's Amazing Achievement (NY Review of Books)

Large Format NiMH Battery Suppression

Iran nuclear bomb 3 to 8 years away, U.N. agency warns

Road Home rescue unlikely, Powell says

Ukraine president claims command of troops as political tensions soar

U.S. accused of human rights violations

White House Said to Debate ’08 Cut in Troops by 50%

Castro blasts Bush about Iraq war funds

Tehran Police Clashes with Women

NYC teen accused of cutting Sikh's hair

U.S. bluntly, and in red, rejects G8 climate draft

Boren calls for Gonzales to resign

Advocates Warn Enforcement Of Civil Rights Laws In Danger

8,000th Post, Ask Me Anything!

I went to the bookstore today, mmmmmmnewbooks.

I just had the best dinner ever!!!

Agent Mike? Man accused of lewd activity an FBI special agent.

a very speciaL message from brutus 'the barber' beefcake

PSA! "National Bingo Night" starts in one minute on NBC.

Music that really puts the hook in you

I feel so Droopy tonight! :)

Have the "commanders in the field" called for a 50% troop reduction by 08?

isn't al gonna be on tv tonite? i don't want to kiss him.

Are you afraid of spiders?

Looking to save money on gas?

Is the bar open?


"Metamucil: Beautify Your Insides"

isn't al gonna be on tv tonite? i don't want to miss him.

National Bingo this what it has come to in our country?

What if Grovelbot gets fan mails?

How are grades configured in your local schools?

Who wants to see pictures of boobies?!?

Anybody paying attention to the Floyd Landis hearing

My life won't be complete 'til Grovelbot posts in my thread!

I come to the lounge in earnest!

this is so cool: SONY - Flexible, full-color OLED...

You can have this neat Toyota for less than a million dollars

Isn't great when you come to a time in your life when you can answer

Are those 8's up there at the top of the screen upside down???

A apolitical blues


Hillary says she's not blowing Iowa.....

I've not watched 7secs of even one (1) episode of AMERIKAN IDLE

I can *finally* un-hide all of the "LOST" threads! **SPOILERS**

Am I sane????

Do you ever get sad?

One of my rants made it to the Front Page today.

Must be a great party tonight

My sisters boyfriends pitbull fucking attacked me.

Two guys doing "Barbie Girl"...disturbing but hilarious!

If a dog bites someone

Women in art

What to expect...I took a softball to the face tonight...

I just realized I am a year younger than I thought I was.

America's Got Talent, now *there's* a TV show...

Two glasses of wine and I have a headache

Worst first lines for the singles bar

Gonna lay down my heavy load, down by the riverside...

Are the schools in your area out yet?

Which life is more important? Animal's or human's

Well...I'm really really tired, spacey even...

Paul Newman says he's too old for acting

Wilford Brimley Diabeetus Remix

Well, I was out ripping up illegal signs along Route 1 in town tonight, and I got

OK, I've begun a relationship with a Conservative woman

Favorite album artwork...what's yours?

It's the Hugh Tube thread!

11-year old kills 1,051lb hog

Mr. Rogers talks to the US Senate


Real Time's Raputre forecast

The Genocide Wristband from Trendy Hope

Jack Johnson - Plastic Jesus/Fall Line/Spring Wind

The Bible is the literal word of God!!! No question.

Under what rock did Paula Zahn grow up?

There was a recent report of a bird pooping on *. In a related story...

"Vegas lazy"-rent a scooter instead of walking

Friday: 6 GIs, 34 Iraqis Killed; 38 Iraqis Wounded

So...what was the Friday night new dump?

U.S. troop casualties: 3444

Alter on Olbermann: Congress will Defund Gitmo

Please get Rudy's puss punched out tonight - Donate so that I don't have to

My opinion is that since we are a majority,

Sicko Freeper timeout for those with a strong stomach

CBS Exposes Bush Admin’s ‘Outrageous Delay’ In Providing Marines With Bomb-Resistant Vehicle

Do you really consider Rudolph Giuliani a possible threat?

WHY is everyone saying "Dems caved" on the funding bill?

Ohio lethal injection takes 2 hours, 10 tries (AP/CNN)

"Shame on you for walking over dead people" San Franciso Die in to protest 650,000 dead


Did Bill Maher make Barbara Walters cry on The View?

Where was this Al Sadr scumbag when Saddam was in power?

Let's say your daughter rushed into an ill-advised marriage with an abusive man

Have the "commanders in the field" called for a 50% troop reduction by 08?

U.S. Rebuffs Germany on Greenhouse Gas Cuts

Real Time with Bill Maher tonight (5.25.07) on HBO:

Gitmo detainee fears returning to Jordan

Libby sentencing hearing: June 5th!

To the troops, and the Iraqis...

They've never worked for us, not since the day of making free money

US fears grow over China military

I liked Jim Cramer on MSNBC a.m. Live this week.....

Ellison suggests Goodling lied about Rove

Miracle virgin firing....

I just donated. I thought GrovelBot should have a star.

U.S. Rep. Ted Poe, R-Bigot, quoted KKK leader during war speech

Obama, McCain at war.

3,444 U.S. Troops now dead in W's war

Bumpersticker Politics and the GWOT

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Is it just me, or are there an awful lot of Anti-Dem posts on DU lately?

Alicia Silverstone snubs Elizatwit after Rosie's fight with her. SWEET.

I think tonight was THE BEST Bill Maher I have ever seen.

Why do the republiks and rw hate the USA? Why are they so willing

West coasters, Al Gore will be on the Charlie Rose show on PBS, for da whole owwa, starting now.

The majority of Americans are conservative

NYT: Bush mulling 2008 troop withdrawal.

CIA Iraq war intelligence shocks U.S. Senate

Goodling to Sampson: Have DOJ pick Griffin for political position, then detail him in as an interim.

Conyers worries about 'false testimony' from Justice Department staff


"Only 38% of Republicans are satisfied with their GOP Presidential primary choices"...LINK

Beirut in close-down mode

Thoughts on taxes and climate change.

After the latest vote

Calling all DU Investigators: Can we find out who put a secret hold on the OPEN Government Act?

First lung transplant on HIV+ patient. Looks like some of the

The slow restoration of constitutional rights begins

Tonight Mike Malloy played Hendrix's Woodstock performance of the Star Strangled Banner.

Drudge says White House plans to reduce troops in half in 2008, leave 100,000 by election day

We can't really criticize Bush too much.

Female Airman Punished for Threesome

Who is the "secret senator" that held up bill that would strengthen the Freedom of Information Act?

How much do you think Boosh's haircut cost?

Seven Questions for Congressmembers who Voted "Against"

Al-Sadr's reappearance -- burying the lede

Name one mainstream media pundit who talked about: Impeachment, torture, gay rights, gonzogate.....,

Real punk. My friday night gift to anyone who needs to vent.

Can politics ever be moral?

How will Neoconservatism present itself in 2008?

Bush's Pick for Surgeon General Makes Us Sick: Killed Veterans, Hates Gays, Loves Republicans

Sh*t going down tonight in Texas Legislature!

The president is stopping the terrorists from attacking your children. Your CHILDREN! And puppies!

So how's that health care plan coming along?

Any Bill Maher fans out there? Ben Affleck is hot, in more ways than one! nt

WTF? State takes 16 minutes to execute inmate, and no investigation is planned?

One of the Jonesboro, AR murderers is being released from prison

If Dem legislators shouldn't impeach because they don't have enough votes to convict...

Another dog comes to a home from the war in Iraq. Tear alert:

Texas speaker of the house being challenged!

Faculty Join Students In Booing Ex-Bush Chief Of Staff At UMass Graduation

The Rise & Fall of the Reality Based Majority

101 month to-date

Does anyone have a spare $5, $10, $15 so we don't have to

The $3-a-day diet Can a vegetarian who wants to eat healthy subsist only on government food stamps?

Will Bush veto the amendment to the Patriot Act's US Attorney appointment process?

Kucinich "Hello!!!...we did not have to offer legislation..."

Iraq refugees find no refuge in America

'You can come upon women's bodies anywhere'

How was Gary Webb's death ruled a suicide?

Lala RawRaw Alert: The Beeyoutiful Lady nails this one.

The Todd Bequette Story – Surving Child Abduction (held and abused for a year)

SOLDIER From Over There-"I'm Tired & I'd Really Like You To Bring Me Home"

'Gang-raped girl was glad of the attention,' says barrister (UK)

WHY is everyone saying "Dems caved" on the funding bill?

Top medical journal blasts "designer vagina" craze

Justice Dept. now can’t fill U.S. attorney spots.

Reposting a VERY interesting post by Omaha Steve from the Labor Forum

The Historic Failures of U.S. Congresses to Keep us out of War

Bill Maher: The Guns of Homeroom

Third Way urging Dems not to use constitutional power of war-funding.

Book TV Schedule: May 26th - 29th (3 full days!)

Rule Number One: Know Your Right-Wing Leaders

It's the troops that lost yesterday

C&L: Tweety’s Clinton obsession with a shot of Morgan (w/ vid clip)

OK, it's only a CNN poll ...

Scooter Lewis to be sentenced on June 5.. Prosecutor asks for up to 3 years. Will Bush pardon him?

And as the first citizen of habitat for humanity, let me build you a house...

Clinton says she's not blowing off Iowa (AP)

Hostage Crisis in Iraq

Watch Obama take care of Romney and McCain

Pelosi off to Greenland, England & Belgium-Global Warming Tour

So after this latest vote in congress

I made my first political donation today

Poll: Edwards now leads all Democrats in Florida

From Slate: Since Bush got personal about reporters' kids, can they now ask about his?

All this stuff about some Dems being "cowardly" is nonsense.

Obama vs Edwards Iraq War comprison video

Transcript of John Edwards on MTP Oct 10th 2004

Webb: "We are working under the reality"

politics over policy???

Some other voices in the withdrawal debate

Three photos of my yard

Imperialism, War, Globalization and Resistance

(Afghan reconstruction) Unsuitable, unsustainable - Guardian

US unit created to pressure Iran, Syria disbanded (Boston Globe)

Mark Buchanan: A New Silent Majority

Shining a light on contractor deaths

Right Wing Itches to Strike Iran (AlterNet)

Real Flextime—Union Made

Democratic Blood Money (

A Katrina Health Care System

White House Said to Debate ’08 Cut in Iraq Troops by 50% (NYT)

BOB HERBERT: Arrested While Grieving

Castro: Bush expects everything to be solved with a bang

Bill Maher: The Guns of Homeroom (HuffPost)

The Case For Insanity

Secrecy News: CRS on Terrorist Precursor Crimes

The Nation magazine offers an alibi for Democrats’ support of Iraq war

Lie by Lie: The Mother Jones Iraq War Timeline (8/1/90 - 6/21/03)

Attention Immigrants: Thanks for Your Hard Work. Now Leave.

Al Gore: Modern Politics' Movie Star

Representative (Jim McDermott) Confronts American Empire on House Floor

Who Are 'These People'?

Our national nervous breakdown has begun (by Larisa Alexandrovna at HuffPost)

Sean Connery:Making History in Scotland

Craig Crawford’s 1600: Stubborner Than a Donkey

"Wiped off the Map" - The Rumor of the Century

Can You Believe This War Is Still Going On? (by Jim Hightower)

Natural History, Bible-style (Chr. Science Monitor, via AlterNet)

A Highly Charged Relationship (credit card companies)

Mexico avoids gas emission targets in climate plan - Reuters

At Least 13 Die Of Hypothermia As Heaviest Snow In 20 Years Hits S. Africa's Cape Province - AFP

Former Soviet States Choking On Toxic Garbage, Munitions, Radioactive Waste - AFP

Greenpeace posts leaked US objection to G8 climate statement - AFP

Activists: U.S. to Reject Climate Deal

senate website- climate change skeptics

Biogas-Powered Fuel Cell System Featured In Stockholm Environmental Center

Toronto's ‘hydrogen village'

This is what we are up against.

OPEC official sees no need for more crude

Oil companies are among the Houston-area employers encouraging workers to make their commutes by bic

Stage set for $US80 oil prices

Oil industry preps for Gulf storm season

Teens drive to work to earn money, watch it disappear into gas tank

Sunlight, only stronger: Rethinking solar

State acts to limit use of coal power (California)

This is what we are up against

running a car on salt water and curing cancer

Organic move to cut food flights (BBC) {air shipment ain't green}

Killed by a wind farm? (UK)

Engulfed by Climate Change, Town Seeks Lifeline

EV World story, Prius plug-in battery

This is what we are up against.

'Noah's Ark' of 5,000 rare animals found floating off the coast of China - Guardian

DU getting clobbered in "One Billion Bulbs" challenge

Cat-Sized Invasive Rat Latest Threat To Florida Ecosystems - Reuters

Ever Seen a Palestinian Refugee Camp in Lebanon

A dialogue of Qassams and air strikes

Hamas says no truce with Israel

UK architects petition against Israel

Nobel laureate cancels London trip due to anti-Semitism

Secret memo: Israel knew settlements were illegal

Court: Menu Foods harassed pet owners

Loud Boos Greet (Andy) Card at UMass

Pentagon issues blunt warning to China

War Widows Lobby for Better Benefits

Couple accused of leading $56 million Medicare fraud

Iran says it has uncovered Western spy networks

New museum says dinosaurs were on Noah's Ark

Bush salutes troops(radio address)

Obama answers GOP criticism of his vote on war funding bill

Separate attacks kill 8 U.S. soldiers in Iraq

American men make 12.5 percent less than their fathers 30 years ago, report on mobility says

Texas Legislature ignites with push to oust Craddick

Suit Cites Plane Trips for Clintons

Leechburg(PA) Unveils First Iraq War Memorial (In Country)

Mass Grave, Memories Feed Fear in Darfur

S.Africa, Brazil urge open World Bank appointment

U.S. Forces Raid Sadr City ( 8 US troops dead)

Chaos In Texas House Over Speaker Fight

Former Wal-Mart exec accuses CEO of ethics breach

U.N. Peacekeeper in Darfur Killed by Gunmen in World Body's First Casualty in Troubled Region

Neighborhood Swayed by 'Liar's Loans'

U.S. show of force in Gulf alarming: Afghan paper

Democrat Marine calls for Iraq withdrawal

US unit created to pressure Iran, Syria disbanded

Veteran U.S. Diplomat to Lead Iran Talks

US, British forces battle Mehdi Army in Baghdad, Basra

Train Kills Man Trying to Kill Woman

NATO soldier killed in Afghanistan

Zimbabwe police raid MDC office (200 arrested)

AFL-CIO: Mexican state officials say they have detained 3 in killing of union organizer

Skilled foreign workers add fuel to immigration debate

Cuba's Castro criticizes Bush on war spending bill

US says militant held in Iraq has Iranian ties

Kevorkian's Cause Founders As He's Freed

Beating Gas Prices by Skipping the Commute

Study: Men's earnings shrink

Venezuela court orders TV seizure

U.S. show of force in Gulf alarming: Afghan paper

Czech demonstrators protest missile shield plans

$27M Creation Museum Prepares For Grand Opening Weekend

Task Force Lightning Soldiers attacked (3 incidents, 3 dead)

Caption this early career Grovelbot

You've been around for such a long time now.....

Are there any Chad Vader fans in the lounge?

You Tube and DU.....

and a goodnight to all: Björk - Hyper-ballad...

Are you Old School or New School?

Do you thing Giuliani will get punched before 2am?

dupe. delete please

7-year-old suffers serious injury in pit bull attack

Please help those who won't help themselves.

I made some insensative remarks to a member last year...

Does anybody else have Comcast blindfast internet that freezes

Are there any Darth Vader fans in the lounge?

2 classic movie scenes

Can somebody here please make my headache go away?

Any knowledgeable Pythagoreans here?

A Rhyming Thread.... :)

Is anyone else watching Freaks on TCM?

This is just F&#KIN' great. Here we go. Fundies win again.

I have got to go to bed but I leave you guys with this.

ok, ok

Free Kittens!

So, while I was asleep this morning my 7 yo unlocked the front door and let in

i'm tired of people's opinions in general

Comedian's rant on Pachelbel's Canon on YouTube-pretty funny!

Post your favorite pic of charles nelson reilly

Which life is more important? Yours or mine?

music like dirt

‘Fantastic Four’ character printed on 40,000 quarters without feds’ approval

The PICC Comes Out in 15 Hours!!

Judge to dismiss Carol Burnett's lawsuit over Family Guy

Can you help the FBI?

Sigh. My Grandma's House is On the Market.

There was a call from work on my phone this morning

Where do you set your thermostat in summer?

funny children's books

What to do today? Hmmm.... What are your plans for today?

Sabrina the Teenage Witch

Happy Birthday, BoyMidlo!

diamond dogs

Help me identify this plant?

I ate corn flake breaded chicken Parmesan at the Olive Garden with a woman who was breast feeding..

when you become dictator, who's gonna be first in "the line?"

Salad Dressing Semen Spawns Trouble

Congratulations babylonsister! 45,000 posts

Train Kills Man Trying to Kill Woman

Youtube: Superman II Recut Ending (spoof)

where do you see yourself in five years?

Attn Lounge Smokers: How do you get that smell out

Groperbot Appreciation Thread!

aw. cute. a Freeper Personal

So what else can you cook in a rice cooker?

An acutal license plate read this:

In what year did "the modern age" start?

I just ran over a motherfucking snake. Ask me almost anything

15 Best Game Show Hosts

Scottish wildcat kittie to save the world!

National Bingo Night, now *there's* a TV show...

Now I see why y'all call Target the 100 dollar store....Jeebus!

How do you handle the late night phone call from a drunk ex-fling?

Am I wrong to feel somewhat resentful?

OMG this is hugh!!1

Top Chef Grudge-Match Update!!!

Germ warfare stinks

my nephew Liam's post

It's now officially my weekend!

Who here has the Bowflex Revolution and do you like it?

how much $$$$ did ih8gop have to donate after his thread??

Yo ho

Happy birthday undisclosedlocation & in search of sanity!!

help me write a blues song

"Well there's a little boy waiting at the counter of the corner shop"

I'm tired of the anti Tom Cruise threads.

what is your favorite cockneyism?

Foxtrot Uniform Charlie Kilo

am i bad because i don't actually want a job

Anyone need a set of fold-out bleachers?

i ate too much

thanks to the lounger who turned me on to doug sahm

Capillary action

Has the whole "metrosexual" thing gone too far?

A Memorial Day salute to all who have served!


spiderman 3? yeah right, i think not

where can i get a trophy wife mounted?

I want a future trophy wife!

Credit card debt question

taking them to the top of magic mountain

The driver of a semitrailer truck carrying 40,000 pounds of cheese escaped injury this morning

Its Saturday afternoon and there are men screaming fork at each other

Its Saturday afternoon and there are men screaming frak at each other

Ktchenwitch and datasuspect

Using an optical mouse on a black marble table

That plywood is not hurricane shutters, it's a skateboard ramp.

Ideas for next DU Fundraiser (post your own!)

Where can I get a penis extention mounted?

I think i need to steal a Pie off of retrolounges window cill

Nap or nookie.

Look what I can do!

I asked my husband if he ever thought of buying a motorcycle

dude, i am so stoked

Ok, let's all go to the Farmer's Market

rock and roll mcdonalds

Blue collar appreciation thread

My 5000th post, dedicated to two special people:

does this song work without keith moon?

What's up, DU?

Hey! I've Got 25,000 Posts!

Its Saturday afternoon and there are men screaming fuck at each other

Congratulations Tierra_y_Libertad!! 15,000 posts

I hate "airconditioner day"

Train Kills Man Trying to Kill Woman

Rose O'Donnell has quit 'The View' to start her own talk show.

FRIDAY Night Pic Thread!

Working Class Hero by John Lennon

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 5/26/2007)

tomato blossom and bird pictures {dial-up warning}

God, I Love This Cell Wireless Internet Card!

When is it time to break it off with someone?

Ben-Gay is doggie Kryptonite

I'm in the process of buying a condo

"Loving wife spanking in a Christian Marriage"-Crotchless Pantaloons?

Your favorite Peter Sellers role

Free Penis Extension! Not a sex thread!

What have you found to be "red flags" when you meet someone?

i'm glad i don't mix barbituates and alcohol anymore

cowboys' fried eggs

Teacher Accused Of Slapping 6-Year-Old At Restaurant

What is for dinner, DU?

I survived (and I do mean survived) the Morrissey concert in Dallas last night

Silk soymilk donating one day of wind power for every UPC code. Prizes too.

My effin job actually gives report cards each week. What an effin joke.


Hero dogs

The Moran family gas station

Rattlesnake season is supposed to be really bad this summer here in SoCal

Name one of BlueIris's new kittens.

Proposed GrovelBot talk boxes (dial up warning)

I sold V.F.W. Poppy's to America today.

Clyde Jones Died on the Job. He Didn’t Have To. Here’s Why.

Editorial rebuttal : Right-to-work would further state's (Michigan's) decline

American unions must help raise standards for Chinese workers, U.S. labor leaders say

A Yahoo group for labor people: USDemocrat-Labor

Every Day Is Groundhog Day Under the Bush Administration

Read Workers' Stories: Workers Wait and Wait for the NLRB to Enforce the Law

Steelworkers endorse Franken for U.S. Senate

Union TV Episode 1(Britain)

On this day in 1937: one of the most famous events in the history of the American labor movement

Widow cries out for workplace safety

Oakand Port Anti-War And Labor Protesters Close SSA Terminal for the day - ILWU 10 & ILWU34 Members

Rebuilding Hope: Pre-Trip thoughts from former "lost boys"


A Soldier's Duty? The Ehren Watada Story...

Maxine Hong Kingston - 'Veterans of War, Veterans of Peace'

Veterans Speak Out - Trailer From Operation: Veteran Freedom...

Pinky Show - "The Iraq War: Legal or Illegal?"

Pink Floyd - On the Turning Away (WARNING: Contains Graphic Images of War)

Darfur Genocide: What Do YOU Know About Darfur, Sudan?

(Top Ten Reasons) Homer Simpson For President

No Honorary Degree for Andy Card - Part 1

Make Mine Resistant Vehicles a National Priority

Africa - Keith Harmon Snow vs. The Man

Africa - What Does Keith Harmon Snow See?

Brian Williams bitchslaps a FoxNews viewer



Bush's "New" Army

Peace is Every Step : Meditation In Action (Trailer)


Sexual Assault in the U.S. military...

TDS on Monica Goodling

No Honor for Andrew Card

Lunatic Phelps on Baby Cheney

Educating Rudy Press Conference

New Rules (05-25-07)

Bill Maher and Guest Give John Edwards Positive Review....

FYI - Dixie Chicks are on Austin City Limits this weekend.

The Charlie Rose interview with Al Gore is really good. nt

Where's the I'm fed up with Democrats.

Ever Seen a Palestinian Refugee Camp in Lebanon

Skilled foreign workers add fuel to immigration debate

Google defends data policy

I rather suspect the freeping rightwingnuts aren't gonna be too happy with George bUsh when

An interesting take on why Bush has not been impeached yet

Here's the gay marriage issue of the 2008 election - the ERA!!

Let the Swiftboating begin: Largess To Clintons Lands CEO In Lawsuit

Stmt of Congressan Cleaver On His Vote Against The Iraq Funding Bill

Does your mutual fund include Military Industrial Complex companies?

$100 Billion on the war? No problem. $4 billion on food stamps? Can't afford that!

NYT: Bush mulling 2008 troop withdrawal.

Wolfowitz: "This will start the revolution around the Middle East that will transform everything"

Enjoying Memorial Day, you Christian Iraq War Supporters?

Teaching "Christian" values: animal cruelty [strong content]

Chinese Poison Train Declared Unstoppable: Next Stop, You!

I miss having smart people in charge

"Reads The Intelligence" my ass

Prosecutor asks up to 3 years in jail for Libby

If the Bush regime has demolished America's Moral Authority in the world

UK and U.S. forces battle Mehdi Army in Iraq

Man crushed by a steamroller at a golf course

U.S. sends arms to Lebanon amid militant threat

Rufus Wainwright - the lyric that's causing a commotion

So Congress just passed $100 billion for Iraq and in Sept another $141 billion for Iraq

If a terror attack occurs under a D pres., THAT pres. will be impeached.

I see Greg Palast is on today's "THIS IS HELL" ....

21% of U.S. troop casualties are from California

And it just made me puke! Be gone bitch!

(FIORE) Cap'n Killmore's Whale Removal Service

Big Chill for Papa Rudy (at daughter's graduation)

I'm sorry Hillary

Larisa Alexandrovna-Our national nervous breakdown has begun

Andrew Card got booed for over a minute at the Univ. of Mass

End war to honor troops

Help Wanted

"God Hates the World"

Memorial Day and Uncle Louie.

Al Gore's book signing schedule?

Not a shred of reporting on Cheney West Point Speech.

Yeah! Dennis has the most contributions here at DU!

Greg Palast live on This is Hell: 11:07 AM CST

I just found out a very good friend of ours is a vietnam vet......

So Bush says the U.S. is the MORAL LEADER of the world, but the rest of the world

A Memorial Day Haiku

Remember the "Domino Theory"?


U.S. general: Iraqi militants trained in Iran

U.S. air strikes against Iran in 2007/08 as all-but-a-done deal.

All this BITCHING and GNASHING. This is what Democracy is SUPPOSED to look like.

New bumper sticker idea

An inside look at the Iraqi "government"

The Gonzales-ization of immigration judges.

"We're fighting a war over there because the enemy attacked us first," Cheney to West Point grads

White House plays down report of Iraq troop cut

If all the (off-budget) "Emergency Supplemental War Spending" Bills are passed in 2007,

'NYT' Report on U.S. Pullout in Iraq Next Year -- Have We Heard It All Before?

Four years of promises to draw down the troops by half "next year"

I remember a Memorial Day 39 years ago from about a click south of the DMZ

Experts Charge Bush Ignored Contradictory Intelligence Reports In Coast Guard Speech

Do you need a good laugh? Watch John prine doing Flag Decal

"more than a hundred deaths in U.S.-run torture chambers under George W. Bush "?

So Democrats can't be rich but Republicans can steal, lie and subvert

Is DU committed to democratic principles or the Democratic Party?

Iraq Refugees Find No Refuge In America

Notre Dame Quarterback and Browns 1st round draft pick Brady Quinn.

What has MSNBC been doing with the morning radio timeslot recently? (NT)

Increased Strife Is Foreseen in Iraq if U.S. Troops Leave

Coke faces new product contamination problems

LAT: Immigration judges lack apt backgrounds

Primaries - I will vote for Dennis - he is the only one who has

Dennis Kucinich just read a bit of the Gettysburg Address in a Donald Duck voice on NPR!

How many voters does it take to outweigh an oil company or the military-industrial complex?

WTF IS THIS?!? Are Google and the CIA spying on me?

L.A. Times: bu$h* was twice warned of Iraq challenges.

Officials Say Justice Dept. Based Hires on Politics Before Goodling Tenure

Insurgents in Iraq blow up oil well near Kirkuk

If anyone needs a lift today, please watch Andrew Card being booed and protested at U.Mass.:

should people who sneak into Disneyland be kicked out of Disneyland?

Michael Moore, John Edwards, Howard Dean, Tweety and a Pap Attack on wimpy Dems on Ring of Fire.....

Would you sneak into Disneyland if it improved your poverty-stricken family's lives?

As Condos Rise in Florida, Investors Try to Flee

CNN now: "Pimp my Humvee" -- What a huge waste of airtime.

Interesting... from "Grist" about environmental prosecutions...

Anti-war Iraqi Vets Threatened With Discharge

American men make 12.5 percent less than their fathers 30 years ago, report on mobility says

Largess to Clintons lands CEO in lawsuit

Oh oh, Mipe Papantonio

4 out of last 8 months have been 100+ dead U.S. soldiers.

EIGHT more US troops.... dead.

A modest proposition

UMass faculty, students boo Card

Pic: "They're here already. You're next!"--Dr. Miles J. Binnell

C-Span is repeating the Goodling Hearing and on re-watch I have different opinion

I have sent the following to:

Bobblehead figurine sends 350 state workers fleeing from building in Washington State

I just made my contrib to DU -

White House plays down report of Iraq troop cut

HUD Report Shows 16% Increase in Unmet Housing Needs of Nation's Poorest Families

Bob Herbert: "Arrested While Grieving." More harrassment of blacks by NYPD

Bush announces he will VETO gasoline price-gouging penalties

Protesters Barred From Cheney's West Pt. Speech

Thank you to all the soldiers serving in Iraq

Where to you feel this billion plus the Dems just handed for more death

Hillary and Bill divorce B.S. is a top story on FOX Web Site

Can someone explain to me how Bush's veto wasn't HIS defunding of the war?

Mike Papantonio ripped the Dems on "Ring of Fire," said they proved Nader correct

TOON: Which party is anti-war?

A giant letter to Gore

I am speechless, This is how we are going to win hearts and minds.

chris matthews being interviewed by David Bender said he voted for bush in 2000

I think there's 5 people at the massive freeper rally

What's Demorats excuse for not revoking Iraq War Resolution?

My young, ignorant brother-in-law

DIDN'T SEYMOUR HERSH WARN US ABOUT LEBANON? (Karmabanqueradio/New Yorker/Xinhua News)

Newsweek: Bush's Monica Problem

Michael Moore To Defend Ground Zero Workers

I stand behind/with my Dem representatives. I am tired of the bashing here.

Bush Blinks or Is the Ante Being Upped?

Dodd Calls for End to Iraq War

Thoughts this day regarding the democratic party and what they can and cannot do

In Search of a Political Savior - Evangelicals aren't flocking to the GOP front runners

I was given a flyer warning that black women were being targeted for murder

Only 25 more donations to go. . to punch that smirker off...

Group of radical environmentalists facing long sentences as terrorists

U.S. set to reject targets on climate change: report

Cheney delivers warning on war in Iraq

We've gone from the SOTUS ate my vote to Diebold ate my vote to...the *Dems in Congress* ate my vote

McClatchy: White House rejected warnings on Iraq War

Someone please tell me I'm wrong,

Breaking on MSNBC - Four more military

Sometime on this Memorial Day weekend, find five minutes

David Brooks: ‘Majority Just Isn’t There’ For A Withdrawal From Iraq By April 2008

Why Do You Think Rosie "Left"?

Only 42 of us need to donate to reach the goal

HEADLINE: Bush CELEBRATES VICTORY after signing Iraq war fund bill

If you're going to talk about immigration, please don't use lame comparisons

God, I Love This Cell Wireless Internet Card!

"They want to kill your children, Matt!:..."They are a threat to your children, David..."

US Show of Force in Gulf Alarming: Afghan Paper

Who is Randy Forbes (R-VA), and is he crazy?

Examples of Christian persecution in America

Tennessee trooper accused of on-duty tryst with porn actress is fired

Iran: Western Spy Networks Discovered

Bill includes funding increases for veterans' care

Democrats trusted more on 10 key issues...

On Friday, did House Dems announce a new Iraq withdrawal timetable?

MSNBC *Live* Poll: Vote for the Biggest Winners and Losers of the Week

Quotes from the American Taliban

Heard the Bush Twins were back at the Bars in DC...When Parents Leave they descend!

Editorial: Special prosecutor, or ... Assault on elections needs full airing

For Memorial Day: Keepsakes of life cut short by war (88 years ago)

White House Is Said to have ’08 Cut in Iraq Troops by 50%

Caption this pic of Laura

Get ready folks--we've been played like fiddles

Hurry up DUers! 935! I'm waiting....As I wanna throw the last punch!

To my benefactor on behalf of DU's fund drive

Call Them On This Big, Damn Lie

C-SPAN now: Role of US Attorneys by James Eisenstein Penn SU Emeritus

Nov 08 elections will be about an Iran War Resolution vote, not Iraq.

This will dominate the news for the next week:


Administration reportedly studying Iraq troop-reduction

Can someone please tell me what this means

If Dems won't fight or impeach, they should at least go for jugular on investigations

Feith: "you really know the Arabs this well?..... that's too bad...."

Here's to the most widely read political pundit in California!

$100 billion divided by 12 million undocumented workers

Internet stalkers.

Obama: "the most rhetorically effective exponent of liberalism in my lifetime"

US rejects all proposals on climate change

Venezuelans march against closure of TV station

A Memorial Day salute to all who have served

Thought for the day, by Thomas Jefferson

The grid for tomorrows Indy 500. 3 women will start for the 1st time ever

Neglect of FDR in wake of "conservative revolution" is an "injustice"; new bio recalls his greatness

Who'll finish the last 11 donations!

"This American Life" today! Amazing. Heartbreaking to know what we could have done in Iraq...and

Memorial Day tribute: "In Flanders Fields"

Al Gore on the Bush regime's drive for global domination

Katrina debris buried hastily in landfills may threaten rural well water

Al Gore Urges Us To Think Differently

NEWSWEEK: BUSH's Monica Problem & Gonzales twisting slowly in the wind = Long Article

The Specter of Bush's Terror War

The Word Is Blackmail

Jerry Falwell only said bad things about gays and women and etc

I think I know who will be the repuke prez nominee, tell me I'm wrong. Please

Treason is As Treason Does - by: Larry C Johnson

bush: 'At least Osama's not out there traipsing around leading Mem. Day parades'. BIRDSHIT!

Top U.S. Climate Scientist Issues New Warning On Catastropic Sea Level Rise

Pollution is Turning the (White) Tower of London Yellow

EIGHT troops slaughtered today. Lord Pissypants response: "It's a snapshot"

‘Our pride and our joy’

Iran says it has uncovered several Western spy networks

With his five deferments during Vietnam, Cheney lies to promote Iraq war to West Point class

Gay Youths Find Place to Call Home in Specialty Shelters

Michael Moore's words about Gore tonite on Maher's show moved me.

Fox is having a Discussion of What Would US Economy be if Gore was President!

The Mythologizing of History - An Essay for Memorial Day by Capt. Paul Watson

This will drop like a rock; however

"Doctor" Laura pleads for privacy while her "son is probed" over lurid MySpace page

Who do you think will be the Democratic nominee for president in 2008?

2 US soldiers beheaded in Iraq (link contains GRAPHIC photos)

ABC News: Kucinich's Secret Weapon

Drunk+Driving+speeding+cell Phone+ No Seat Belt = Death

Why do we court and accept voters with different views in the general election . . .

Sen. Robert Byrd called ILLEGAL Immigration Amnesty Bill a Bad Dream

Civil War monuments and the Confederate States of America.

Your tax dollars at work in the Defense Department.

Dear Democratic Congress, by Cindy Sheehan

WH now using Gestapo euphemism to describe torture

WHY Is a Crazy Monkey Still In Charge?

"It it Still a Crime to Lie to Congress." Gonzales Delivers Indictment, Charges BUSH with LYING.

Gore Porn

God damn, Ron Paul is a Republican I'd vote for. (Except for the fact that every single one of

Dennis Kucinich on Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me!

ONLY SEVEN (7) Dems ACTUALLY voted against this war.

BO, U R So Gr8

Clinton, Edwards, Obama outline gay stances

Come See The Documentary "Iraq For Sale: The War Profiteers" (Columbus, OH)

How did your senators vote, and how does that reflect the opinon of their constituents?

Asheville, N.C., City Workers Get Living Wage

A Bush Loyalist Gently States His Case to Neocons

The Saturday Cartoons... The Political Week In 'Toons

By Holding Minimum Wage Hostage, Senate Republicans Cost Workers $750

An Agenda For Labor (where the candidates stand on an Agenda for Labor)


IWW Starbucks Union Organizer Pete Montalbano on RadioNation with Laura Flanders

NYTimes: White House Is Said to Debate ’08 Cut in Iraq Troops by 50%

Michelle Obama's ties to Wal-Mart cut

Bush mulling 2008 Troop Reductions?

Roehm: Wal-Mart CEO Broke Ethics Policy

Douglas Feith invented a Dutch company to fake ties

"We gave you a chance, you betrayed us."

Did the Clinton campaign leak "Her Way" to the WP on a holiday news-dump Friday?

Pelosi going on the global warming tour brings up what happened in Tx.

Bush transformed Iraq into a Disneyworld for terrorists. We have 2 options.

How Monica Goodling played the gender card and won.

Randi with Palast (re-run) on now. I had missed it so it's great...n/t

For Democrats, Debate on Fox Reveals Divide

WP: CEO funded Clintons' travel

The phrase "Ending the War"

Marine who served in Iraq delivers Dems' radio address: End war to honor troops

Activists: U.S. to reject climate deal

Edwards wants a mandatory military service

Attention Paid Obama Campaign Workers on DU

U.S. intelligence officer Patrick Lang recounts Doug Feith’s Arabic problem.

Dick Durbin wasn't very helpful with his "supporting the troops" remark.

Editorial: Special prosecutor, or ... (Sac Bee)

I commit myself to writing at least one letter to the editor or a pundit in defense of our nominee.

Security Council Drops Appeal to Sudan to Quickly Launch a Robust Peacekeeping Force in Darfur

What are the candidates' plans for Iraq ?

Oliver North and Ronald Reagan killed our GI's.

Cheney Attempting to Constrain Bush's Choices on Iran Conflict: Staff Engaged in Insubordination...

GOP Senator Criticizes Iraq War in Emotional Speech

101 U.S. troops killed in May so far

Bring the Troops Home -- AND.......?

Tell Wal-Mart: Require Chong Won to negotiate with independent union

Join Final Push for Employee Free Choice Act

Do you think the religious right is correct about anything?

Which side is your candidate on?

Must Read: The Bush Haters Handbook

Pennsylvania House Calls on Congress to Defeat Fast Track Renewal

9 more donations till someone INDICTS Chimp (on our own)

We are one President away from ending this war

BILL MAHER VIDEO - Must Watch Ron Paul Interview on HBO's Real Time

Can Al Gore lead the revolution?

Edwards criticizes president, says GOP candidates trying to be 'bigger, badder Bush'

Primary Poll

Looking to become better informed (Clinton)...

Edwards offers plan for vets, troops

Edwards: Get out of Iraq now

MSNBC wants a rightwinger to replace Imus. FIGURES!!!!

I loves me some Elizabeth Edwards she will make a great first lady.

Suspected illegals (more than 100) arrested in raid

If Nader runs again, here's something that DEFINITELY needs to be brought up

UMass faculty, students boo Andy Card, Protest honor for ex-Bush aide's Withering look at the Democrats' Week that Was

Soldier's wife thanks Biden

Al Gore is the only Democrat I will vote for

Is Our Peace Activists Learning?

Clintons planned to have eight years each as president, book says

Who said this in September '05?

Barbara Boxer on why she voted AGAINST the Iraqi Funding Bill

NEW book: It Can Happen Here: Authoritarian Peril in the Age of Bush

"It's going to be difficult for a Democrat (presidential candidate) to win in 2008."

Why I support Edwards more than even Al Gore (should he run)

It's a wrap, Hillary is the 2008 candidate

Clinton widens lead over Obama.. Clinton 46%...Obama 24%

Bush on Iraq, Bush on Afghanistan. Bush even on G8 climate proposals...

In case anyone missed a 14 page detailed Health cost saving proposal by Hillary - here are

Edwards campaign on Hillary's health care proposals: "Today's ideas have a familiar ring."

One of New Hampshire’s premier Dem activists backs Obama

Real Time with Bill Maher

Obama tackles real issues plaguing blacks


Rangel..."bam, seal it and catch hell" ...about the trade deal

I'm reading Al Gore's book...

We must also keep the heat on the Republican in order to end the war