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Archives: May 28, 2007

Ray McGovern: Lost Whales & a Lost Presidency

Yet, the war goes on --- Jim Hightower

Jean Edward Smith: Stretching Executive Power in Wartime

Editorial: Bush's war

Check and balance--Democrats make a valuable contribution to the Iraq debate

Militants Widen Reach as Terror Seeps Out of Iraq

Editorial: This Memorial Day, weep for our failures

PAUL KRUGMAN: Trust and Betrayal

The Top 10 Conservative Idiots, No. 292

Tesla selling batteries to Think in $43million deal

Do trees make it OK to drive an SUV? - AP

Fire in WABC-TV Studio

At The GE Talks: GE Health Care Below Inflation For 2002 – 2006

FLOC Says Mexican Case In Organizer Murder is Fabricated

Fire in WABC-TV Studio

Ala. Ends Terror Watch List

Mironov Tells Kyoto Experts The World Is Getting Cooler

Charles Nelson Reilly has died at age 76

Contact lens solution recall-- AMO Complete Moisture Plus Multi-Purpose Solution

Dispute Ends in Trailer Fire (w/ VIDEO)

So....uuummmmm Mile High Club

I have this on my Ipod

Need some help here...

Site Sells Fictional Real Estate

A quick couple from the Young Rascals

Remember the Seinfeld episode where Elaine was dancing really ugly?

5 months later, did Christmas 2006 feel all that special for you?

found two more pounds this week!

Rant alert.... WHY should I have to hear you pass gas by my home?

Good night.....I'm drunk and it is pouring outside. Time for bed

Two funny beer ads...

Rant alert.... WHY should I have to hear you pass by my home?

This is why they try to make her go to rehab.

Pirates, $112 million opening weekend, Shrek did $51 million

In honor of Willie Nelson (and his great weed)

Hmmmm Only a California adventure

We all know some of the cartoons made in the 1930s-1950s were racist.

Would there be any interest in a genealogy group here at DU?

Bugs Bunny and the orginal Star Trek

Zen art (dialup warning)

I Terrorized My Cat Today

I have been playing around on and am having a weird time

I made a tofu convert this evening!

There's a ground hog living under my porch

Everyone's asleep, I turned off the TV, and I'm having an Old Speckled Hen.

Michael Vick is a sick bastard


I just spilled red wine on my key board. Am I buying a new one tomorrow?

Any fans of Heavy Metal here?

I posted my daughter's profile on a single site to get her away from her loser boyfriend.

It's 12:21 and I've spent the weekend alone. Now I'm sick of it.

Hypnotoad was right all along

The Venture Brothers is a fantastic cartoon.

Cat people, help me figure this one out

He wrote back to me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Yes, this is a picture of myself. All nice and pretty.

another song dedication thread

So my 20 year old cousin has this loser girlfriend that he needs to leave and i figured...

Bad bosses, do you have one?

Family Reunion Update...

I'm a Little Pea

Have any of you bought a New Mattress Recently? One that you Can't Turn Over?

New England DUers, you live in a beautiful place

Do you remember seeing "Star Wars" the first time?

Ichi the Killer: a review

Pirates of the Caribbean At World's End was outstanding.

I ran into the first BushBot I've ever encountered

Oh My God. Catlovers, why? Just, why? (new kind of cat, very odd, picts, BEWARE!!!!!)

Post number 1000

Miami Joins State And Local Governments Supporting Employee Free Choice Act

Black Trade Unionists Call for Building Political Strength

700,000 defense workers battle Bush union-busting

Ron Paul? I'm Out For Presidents To Represent Me!

America's Thoughts & Prayers are with you O beloved Patriots

The Copy Machine

It's the war, stupid...


The Truth about George W. Bush...

Barney Frank Sets Republicans Straight on House Rules...

How to: Create paranoid propoganda. 'Daisy Girl' - 1964

Young Turks - Republicans are for Timetables and Immediate Withdrawal...

JRE: 1 Day, 5 Town Halls: Our Veterans

AL Gore beams aboard

the TRUTH...

Maher - General Says Republicans Worst Thing for Military...

Reclaiming the colonies

Does your community have a Memorial Day parade or other commemorative activities?

What're the chances George W. bUsh will EVER give a SOTUA where he DOESN'T tell any lies?

Antiwar Base Directs Wrath At Democrats

Alabama DHS website angers activists

One more Memorial Day Thread...

Iraq soldier: 'What are we doing here? Why are we still here?'

With allies in enemy ranks, GIs in Iraq are no longer true believers

Question: Should Single Parents Be Exempt From Deployment To Iraq?

OK, now I'm paranoid. Why is DU crashing my Web browser?

Film About Abortion Takes Cannes' Prize

John Bolton: Still Revoltin'

Do you have to be going outside the country to renew a passport?

Indian Point:: radioactive leaks

Posada case: Released documents spark new intrigue

Does anyone know if this program to recruit and train 1 in 24 U.S.

DU has had some technical issues in the last few months

Does anyone know just how the phrase "Supporting The Troops" came to mean

Memorial Day

Sad...the local paper now has an interactive war dead map

Newsweek: Mrs. Ashcroft said no

Libertarian student insults my brother because of his call for student unionization/organization

ROVE's Attorney Says: He Has NO PLANS TO COMPLY With Request For Attorney Purge E-Mails

Fatal wildfire brings policy questions

Non Sequitur is gettin' uppity! ('TOON)

Why did RUSSERT massacre RICHARDSON about his governor record, but NOT Shrub in 2000/04?

Lara Logan Returns To Iraq: “It looks like a wasteland”

About "supporting the troops"

Andrew Bacevich thought he was doing something useful


In Flanders Field

bang the drum slowly and play the fife lowly

"2007: Summer Of Death And Lies" - Our Grandchildren Will Ask 'Why Didn't We Impeach Bush?'

Cheney, Israel and Iran: Frustrated with Bush, the Veep Urges Israel to Attack Iran

Heh. Love This Blog Entry About Waxman...

Kurt Vonnegut: A Celebration of His Humanism (5/31, NYC)

Please unfreep poll! PLEASE!

Andrew Card getting booed off the stage at University

Sweet Home Alabama. Anti-War Groups, Social Justice Workers and Gays = Terrorists.

Fly your flag at half staff until noon tomorrow.

Never Mind - there already is a Genealogy group - Ancestry/Genealogy

War without end, amen.

A Memorial for America

Civil rights are things that people want. Like toys or playboy magazines.

Question on "domestic terrorism" if I may.

Any pics on the web from the "Support the Troops rally" in DC this weekend?

Bush Created Terrorist Training Ground

Pirates of the Caribbean At World's End was outstanding.

Re: The Haircut

I'm blubbering like a baby listening to the Memorial Day concert...

Marcy Wheeler's Reactions To Senate Intelligence Committee Report

'Conservative Voice' Writer Wants Dems To Cut Off The War Funding

I have a question for hybrid owners

The Democrats’ cynicism will have destroyed them and opened new avenues to destruction and violence.

U.S. Troops In Iraq No Longer 'True Believers'

C&L's Late Night Music Club has my favorite Dixie Chicks song featured...

To all of DU a good night; I have a parade to miss tomorrow morning.

This Modern World - It's campaign season on the northern land mass of planet Glox...

An open letter to Vermont Senator Patrick Leahy

60-Minutes Iowa Guard unit.. Guarding KBR trucks

The Gettysburg Address, A. Lincoln, Nov. 19, 1863

How do you motivate people?

Venezuela TV station to shut at midnight

Ted Rail nails Falwell with his own quotes.....

Joseph Cirincione on the real threat- Pakistan

Group: Terrorism not focus of Homeland Security

National Security and Homeland Security Presidential Directive, May 2007. Bush as King.

"The Soldier Vote" - a Memorial Day Tribute - "Scoop"/Collins

Bush endorses CIA plans for regime change in Iran

If/when we attack Iran (w/nukes) what are you gonna do?

Dubai to have at least six supertowers by '15

Vets Check In - What are you doing on Memorial Day?

Police dog randomly attacks man - Police beat man for defending himself....

Reinvent the Book

NYT: Militants Widen Reach as Terror Seeps Out of Iraq

Breaking: ABC is off the air. Fire.

America: The most religous-stupid country EVAH!

The Dems folded the nuts.

Unbelievable. Bush is using religious right leaders to push the danger of Islam, Iran. .

DIA SPYING: NGIA collecting data, 133 U.S. cities, ID everyone, nationality, political affiliations

The energy you could save by line drying YOUR washing instead of a drier

Still Here

A Republican party Poster

Study alleges a disconnect between agencies’ anti-terrorism mission and reality

Everyday, we say NO to a dictator in the USA.

One State's Story (KY): Turning Blue Faster Than Previously Thought (Dems "crushing" in poll)

Becoming Illegal, Retroactively

Evangelicals are feeling unloved and unsettled

When I get discouraged about our party, I try to remember these statements.

Chicago (and Illinois in general) Loves Barack Obama

If Al Gore were in my living room......

Barack Obama's wife crowd favorite in campaign appearance with husband

Richardson on MTP BOMBED !

Memorial Day and the Memories of Yesterday and Today

NYT: Militants Widen Reach as Terror Seeps Out of Iraq

The Monica They See "The deaf and blind Republicans "

Bush's Amazing Achievement

Teetering Musharraf Buoyed by U.S. Alliance(Wins * Admin Praise Despite Move Away From Democracy)

National Institutes of Health budget slump starves projects and drives scientists away from research

With allies in enemy ranks, GIs in Iraq are no longer true believers

The Very Model of a Mad Attorney General / Capital Steps Parody

Venezuela: Reasons for a Historic Move

Teflon chemical found in U.S. newborns' blood (microwave popcorn)


Poisoning the Troops, Again

Editor&Publisher: 'Chicago Sun-Times' Hits Democrats' Retreat on Iraq

U.S. Military Drafted Plans to Terrorize U.S. Cities to Provoke War With Cuba

Blame Game on Gas Prices

Judge in Padilla Case Draw Praise

Larry C Johnson: Bleeding the Army and Marines

When Oil and Water Mix

Venezuela Announces New Programs and Progress in Health and in Education

Senator Dodd's Bizarre Campaign Against Venezuela

A wall to break down barriers (illegal immigrants )

Documents Reveal U.S. Effort to Influence Venezuelan Journalists

In Iraq, Every Day Is Memorial Day

Fighting for Democracy on Memorial Day (by John Nichols for The Nation)

Ted Rall on Falwell (cartoon)...

Florida vets say red tape keeping disabled troops from finding aid

Venezuela's RCTV: Sine Die and GOOD RIDDANCE!

Behind the eyes of the warmongering US hawks

Venezuela and the...Cartoon Coup D’Etat

In Memory of America’s Intelligence Gathering Abilities

David Sirota: Iraq & The Innocent Bystander Fable

"Good Riddance Attention Whore"

Palm oil puts squeeze on Asia's endangered orangutan - Reuters

Ethanol's Bitter Taste

Commercial whaling ban under threat at talks - AFP

Huge gas reserves found in southwest China

India rejects greenhouse gas limits - AFP

Digging dollars: make-work, agriculture and empire

Steel dam plan to plug Indonesia's "mud volcano" - AFP

The Influence of Oil: Even Chicken S**T is getting expensive

Man Looking For A Cure For Cancer, Discovers How To Burn Saltwater Instead

In Pictures: Europe's threatened mammals (BBC)

Purported Fatah al-Islam leader vows to fight Americans, Jews

Palestinians Support Truce with Israel

Ya'alon: Bring down Iran regime, send ground troops into Gaza

Bush endorses CIA plans for regime change in Iran

Immigration Agency Mired In Inefficiency

Afghan clash kills militants, civilians

Self-Delete Dupe

(DHS)Minor Offenses Make Up Most Immigration Cases

Pressure builds against cluster munitions

Democratic Hopefuls Woo Superdelegates

Darfur Women Describe Gang-Rape Horror

Teetering Musharraf Buoyed by U.S. Alliance(Wins * Admin Praise Despite Move Away From Democracy)

Militants Widen Reach as Terror Seeps Out of Iraq

Ohio woman wants contractors honored

Dubai to have at least six supertowers by '15

Blame Game on Gas Prices

Lawyers Aren't Clamoring To Fill District U.S. Attorney Position

Troops fire upon protesters in Venezuela

Iraqis try to free Shiite hostages in Baghdad(after bus hijacking)

British soldier dies in Helmand

Florida vets say red tape keeping disabled troops from finding aid

"Good Riddance Attention Whore"

Adm. Fallon: Iran can't be ignored

NFL's Marquise Hill found dead

Umass Grad Student Union Frustrated By Long Contract Talks

In North Country, Obama receives a warm welcome

Body found in Iraq may be another missing GI

CNN Accused of Lying about Venezuela

More than 12 Afghans killed in protest - witnesses

Russia calls for conference on CFE arms treaty

U.S., Iran Hold First Talks in Decades

U.S., Iran reach Iraq policy consensus

Foreclosures still raging in Chicago area

Wolfowitz blames media for flap, resignation

Japan scandal-tainted minister kills himself: NHK

Another Top Bush Aide Makes an Exit (Sara Taylor worked w/ Alex Gage of TargetPoint Consulting)

Group: Terrorism not focus of Homeland Security

Venezuela Opens New Era of Lat Am Media

U.S. growers pitch agricultural deals to Cuba

Rallies as Venezuelan TV closes

Poland targets 'gay' Teletubbies

Everyone's asleep, I turned off the TV, and I'm eating an Old Speckled Hen.

Time for me to go to bed...

Today's underwear pole

BEST anti-repuke baby gear EVAR!!!!!

I'll get plenty of sleep when I'm dead....right?

earworm, may you all suffer as I am :evilgrin:

I dreamed I smoked some hash with Mr. Gray so I called in sick today.

good morning sleepyheads!

It is 5:39 am and the brisket is in the smoker

sunrise walk in the rain

Hypnotoad was Randy all along

That Leprechaun is really dirty. (How dirty is he?) Well, he's so dirty that

Can you get torn-up money replaced?


Congratulations Redstone!! 25,000 posts

"Freedom isn't free." WTF?

Cat really doesn't care

I just shot 1000 pictures of my kids in the Memorial Day parade only to find out

CUJO is running around my neighborhood

I need cookout suggestions

Hey all you DU kitty fiends/friends!

I don't know why I even bother

Website to Sell Nonexistent Real Estate

Subs on a Leash?

Has this ever happened before?

Charles Nelson Reilly RIP

Happy birthday evlbstrd!!

Up all night trying to finish an on-line driving school due TODAY!!!

A warning for parents - RE: Hand Sanitizers (including Snopes link)

GERD Attack--what to do?

DU service brownouts get me down...

Does anyone have any tips for how to get jobs editing?

I made a dentist appt

Pardon me, but I'm pissed off

laptop keypad problems...

ARRRGGGHHHH!!! Stop my husband before I maim him! (actually not his fault)

Offer**small bag of girls**

Computer Question:

Why do kids have to make so much noise?

found the bathing suit I want....only 30 bucks or so....

I just bought my first ever Celia Cruz CD... did you know she was f%#$ing brilliant?

Coast Guard searching for New England Patriots’ Marquise Hill....

Wow. So many people at the zoo today.

In Memorial Day celebrations, has anyone seen the DAV given a place in the spotlight?

Heard this song on the XM 60's channel

Come on guys, you can't tell me Ginger doesn't make you hot...

Any heavy metal cans in the Lounge?

I hope to god that if Gore is inaugurated he has the Dixie Chicks play.

Oh Oh.....

I knew they were coming for us!

Do you have a favorite DU Forum/Group? What is it?

Bookstore Inspections are tomorrow! Wish me luck!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Mon 5/28/2007)

delete - posted in wrong place

Need pricing opinion. Want to sell a book cart.


I need help, I think I am addicted to the "Romantic Comedy."

Coke or meth?

Charles Nelson Reilly dies at 76

What to do today?

Kids on a spit?

Moving to a higher altitude in a couple of months...

How many of you have seen "Charlotte Grey?" How many have Rented it from

How I want to spend the rest of my life.

Any fans of here?

Do you have weird friends?

The world is crazy and coming apart

Just like in high school, I am guilty by association.

Ray Comfort, Kirk Cameron, electricity and "wise fools."

I'm bored

The power of HDTV

Creation Museum

Stalag 17 is on TCM tonight.

So Encore channel is having a Jaws-A-Thon

Does anyone have any tips for how to get editing jobs?

How many times have you left the Democratic party?

No amount of sleep feels like enough

Screw potato chips, sugar snap peas are a tastier snack!

What GOPisEvil did today.... (dial up warning)

Dbl-wide mobile home burns - GD flamewar developing

I made a tofu comforter this evening

Damn, I thought I would start a diet today maybe lose

DU Women - help a girl out? Clothing stuff.

Maybe you guys can help me

Cake or death?

You are going to LOVE this.

I sold a paperback copy of Penthouse Forum stories

For fans of Nick Park...


beach day pix (diaL up kiLLah)

Shoe Shopping Pics because I Miss My Friend Tomasz

HBO's "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee" ......

Did you ever lose track of a child while shopping?

Oi! There's a mysterious underground installation 3 miles from home. Should I be paranoid?

Ain't my car purdy?

Just one picture today

Kids on a leash ?

What's Your Guilty Television Pleasure?

Attn: June birthdays and anniversaries!!

Coast Guard searching for New England Patriots’ Marquise Hill

Celtic Wins Scottish Cup Final 1-0

US transport workers’ rally confronting the Bush administration gets broad backing

Union President Offers Sensible Ways To Improve Rail Safety - Urges Congressional Action

A fatal flavor?

Why Labor Can and Should Lead a Reassessment of Approaches to China

Putting the U.S. Union Movement Back in Our School’s Lesson Plans

Born on the 4th of July

Fight Terrorism? End Poverty! - 1/3 (and 2/3 & 3/3)

American government creating media spin...

America Hates You

US Food: Industrial Capitalism...

Memorial Day Message from Dennis Kucinich

Where Do The Children Play> - In Iraq

New Jersey Governor John Corzine Seatbelt PSA

Dixie Chicks - Travelin' Soldier

CNN: Bush vs. Paul -- interview

Al Gore on the Daily Show

Giuliani's Cousin

SICKO Trailer

41 people rescued from torture chambers

Prosecutors want jail for 'Scooter' Libby

Wolfowitz gives first interview since resignation

Iran, Pakistan, India hope to sign pipeline pact in July

Red , White & Blue.. Memoriam for a young soldier

Hah! Berkeley CA.. Trying to make voter registration a condition of graduation

China Drought Hits Water Supplies to 1.6 Million

China finds huge gas reserves in south

Canada Catholics 'ordain' women

Chinese media condemn US report

Al Gore on Charlie Rose last night (video).

3,454 U.S. Troops now dead in W's war

Something really wrong with this picture

Atrios: Tom Friedman Is A Buffoon (Charlie Rose Interview in 2003)

The situation in Iraq

Gore: Drive for World Domination has put us in Greater Danger

Tonights HBO programming was very well planned....

Memorial Day: Warpigs

Bush Says He's Encouraged by Progress in Iraq

Hydrogen power site

When do we get to mind our OWN damn business instead of the MidEast's??

How politically convenient is this?

Armageddon , DC,Haliburton , Iran and Nukes..

What the Executive Director of Human Rights Watch has to say about the RCTV revocation:

Immigration bill under assault from powerful interest groups

Neil Young's Living With War Website: Memorial Day Tribute - "America The Beautiful"

Good Morning! - Morning Headlines

Why was this man always emboldening the enemy?

Maybe Next Year.....

Damn it! Blue River Fire on the San Carlos Apache Reservation.

One Hundred and Three Dead in May. Congratulations junior & congress.

C-SPAN WJ: John Bruhns- VoteVets

For your Memorial Day Viewing - F-Word on IFC today at 1:00

TX oil companies encourage their employees to bike to work

American deaths in Iraq are surging

Ohio mom wants Iraq contractors honored - Blackwater employees

A Lawsuit you gotta laugh at,

"Right Said Fred" singer, others Bashed at Moscow GLBT Protest

For those who missed it yesterday... the Sunday Opus strip...

Have any of you bought a New Mattress Recently? One that you Can't Turn Over?

For Memorial Day: A repost - The Soldier

BofA jobs going to India

Heckuva job, Rudy!

Iraqi deaths in Iraq are surging

Men in their 30s lag behind fathers in pay.

On this Memorial Day I will remember the Native Americans & the Slaves.

Memorial Day: A day to commemorate those who gave all - and to apologize

Bush says NO to 3.5% pay raise for troops

Let's remember Agent Orange and Depleted Uranium on this Memorial Day.

Iraq and Wounded Knee-- Over 130 Years of US Criminal Behavior and Erosion of Democracy

Memorial Day thoughts

What Congress Really Approved - Benchmark No. 1: Privatizing Iraq's Oil for US Companies

The appropriate response to GOP candidates when they use "Bush-style fear-mongering"

Thank God for George W. Bush

Should There Be A "Cap On Corp Profits" Earned On Govt Contracts With Corp Suppliers?

Thanks Vets!

KRUGMAN-Bush Took Us To War Not With Reluctance, But With Unseemly Eagerness.

Carr of 'NYT' Laments New Limits on Reporters in Iraq

Interesting MSNBC 'take' on Rosie:

I don't think the terrorists are going to follow us home, I think

Was that a Chinese Cyborg pigeon that pooped on Bush?

What I Learned About Being a Dick-Head

The "New Kurdistan" now being touted as America's "Success in Iraq"

Need help with a banner....

LIVE-- hypocrite bush honors soldiers who died because of him

Charles Nelson Reilly RIP

Chinese woman cured of WWII headache

What is happening with Lieutenant Ehren Watada?

American oil company profits are really surging

Child Porn Charges Against Neo-Nazi Leader Detailed

One Pic....

A Rant - CBS "News" Breaks

For the veterans

Japanese scandal-tainted minister kills himself. Hmmmmmmm.........

What do you consider the US media?

OMFG!! (sarcasm) the ABC outlet in Philly has breathlessly reported

The Hill: Sessions: Time to draw down troops is coming

HR 811 (The Holt Bill): Let the debate begin

Japanese Minster Hangs Himself: What happened to honor and shame here?


'Nonpartisan' smears Clinton over upcoming bios

With allies in enemy ranks, GIs in Iraq are no longer true believers

F*** you, Jack; I got mine.

A politician saying Memorial Day shouldn't be politicized . . .

IMO Exxon's 40 billion net profit for 2006 makes Enron's rape of California look amateurish

Republicons can have their stinkin "Homeland." Leave America for the rest of us

Charles Nelson Reilly Dies at 76

Did you know that you can be fired for being gay in the south?

Here is something posted on a conservative message board that I agree with very much.

Bush Anoints Himself as the Insurer of Constitutional Government in Emergency

Email about FDA failure, dabetes drug...from Dem leader in Ga.

Conflicting reports about U.S., Iran talks and the neocons' dangerous agenda

Afghan demonstrators 'shot dead' {by police} (BBC)

Right-wing blogger geniuses expose another journalistic fraud!

I'm going to say a dirty word or two

Dick Cheney Did Indeed Engage In An Act Of Terrorism

Why Does The GOP Hate America?

John Sherffius' Memorial Day Message

New Musum says Dinosars were on Noah's Ark

Quick, tell me the difference between Wounded Knee and Iraq...

New Film About Crawford, Texas, and Peace Movement

"Adm. Fallon: Iran can't be ignored," "Pakistan's political hurricane" and more on Bush's failed WOT

U.S. invasion and occupation of Iraq creates training zone for terrorism

I have no doubt in my mind....

Very interesting article about Wole Soyinka

I can't stand it

Does anyone in this administration have family serving in Iraq?

You ain't seen nothing yet

Regarding "Attention Whores"

End the war, bring them home. End the war, bring them home.

Trust and Betrayal

Sea Shepherd Captain Paul Watson answers pro sealing article.

Should we start calling the people who say there is no civil war in Iraq "Civil War Deniers"?

K-State's support for sustainable ag under scrutiny

Poland to probe if Teletubbies are gay

Gary Hart: What It Means To Be Secure

Apparently... Some Countries Politicians Are More Honoable Than Others...

Memorial Day: A Marine Mom's Perspective

Should businesses be allowed to exclude heterosexuals?

MSNBC news bunny refers to Iran as our 'arch-enemy'

The John Wayne myth and the realities of real war.

Lets say we could stop the destruction of the world

Stephen Colbert starred as a "forger" on a Bravo show of Law & Order

Farm suicides spiral in Vidarbha, 401 dead since January

Lists Of Democratic "Super" Delegates, That Have Endorsed So Far...

OMG...haven't seen something this funny in a long time...

Love the campaign trail. CNN reports Obama's Biden V-P promise

Disgusting, simply disgusting.... (pic at Arlington)

Garrison Keillor's show from Feline, VA is up and ready for playing.

Bush speaking at Arlington

Sorry. Couldn't help myself. The devil made me do it. Guess which devil.

A Republican blogger asks Chavez to help us with our media! LOL

End 'illegal occupation in Iraq'

Marquise Hill's body recovered in lake (New England Patriot)

The Strategy of Recognizing Our Enemies - Captain Paul Watson of Sea Shepherd

Another wonderful column from Krugman, he nails it

The Decline of American Politics: The Democratic Delusion

Those of you on this board who support this war, come out and

I saw Obama today in Hanover at Dartmouth.

Thank you to whomever donated in my name to DU.

Iraq Brings PTSD Relapse for Vietnam Vets

Memorial Day Special. johnny got his gun. A warning to warmakers and those who fund war.

A nasty shock

it is NOT a war. it is an OCCUPATION. please call it what it is instead of using

You know the JFK video where the Secret Service are "waved off"?

Have you ever visited Arlington Cemetery on Memorial Day?

U.S. invasion and occupation of Iraq creates training zone for terrorism

Menu Foods (Poison Pet Food Company), Harrass Suing Pet Owners

dulce et decorum est ~ wilfred owen

I want to tell you something.

Wolfowitz blames media for exit

Happy Decoration day!

Tim Griffin Caging e-mail..

"Phony war hero" in jail on Memorial Day

I CANNOT beleive that Bush has the balls to show his face today.

A Day in the Life

Marquise Hill's body found NE Patriots (LSU) defensive end

The passing of a soldier...

so the mission has changed purpose again??? "we must honor them by completing the mission???

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog at the last Bush-Kerry debate....

Mo. man burns books as act of protest

Rightwing Retards Meltdown - by: Larry C Johnson

How about racking up some serious debt then defaulting on the loan?

Pelosi in Berlin: Bush should not fight Chancellor Merkel on G8 action on global warning

"Good evening, and welcome to 'Piece of Shit Theater'."

Homophobic extremists attack gay activists in Russia

Bush: This is our country's calling," "It's our country's destiny."

Jesus' General: Bringing you next year's Memorial Day


Mo Do taking her first vacuous pot shots at "Assault on Reason"

Assaulting Our Reason: How do we take back our ariwaves?

Troops fire upon protesters in Venezuela

Forestry Service Firefighters: "We're Not Going To Die For Property"

I'm hearing BIRDS in NC that belong in Charleston or Savannah! Is it the Fires

Just a post about our Memorial Day parade

PNAC got its new Pearl Harbor. What we need now is a new Boston Tea Party.

Top General underestimates Iraq War fatalities in Memorial Day media appearance

Did the US invade Iraq to drive oil prices even higher?

I really do want to know this- what will a No Confidence vote accomplish?

Pic of *

Cindy Sheehan Quits Democrat Party Over Iraq War Funding Bill

Arlington South

Health reformers to piggyback on 'Sicko'

A soldier in Iraq asks in despair: Why are we here?

. . . Nightmare Encounters with Feith, Wolfowitz, and Tenet

My father a Korea Vet has been gone 10 years. He would have been sick at Bushco

With allies in enemy ranks, GIs in Iraq are no longer true believers

Bush says (don't laugh) people, Americans, agree with him on Iraq

If Al Gore is serious about climate change then he will run for President.

When you just can't take it no more and need to hit something...

Iraq and the “Hydrocarbon Act”

Cross post from the lounge-Stalag 17 is on TCM tonight.

How does DU feel about Cindy Sheehan?

Memo to whoever called Cindy Sheehan an “attention whore”

MO. man burns books as act of protest

Fascism is our fault.

Fans of Canceled ‘Jericho’ Mobilize With a Very Literal Protest

Alabama Lists Gays Among Terrorist Groups

HELEN THOMAS: “I want to die with my boots on!”– Interview+Audio (She's in rare form)

Ohio woman wants contractors honored

Funny thing about Maureen Dowd....

Top Rove aide, implicated in Attorneys firings, clears out office!

For Democrats and Independents lurking only: Will you call General Electric to get them to end war ?

Poll: Is there life beyond DU?

Are there any good petroleum industry watchdog websites?

Real World vs. The Tubes

Veterans Memorial Thread

Gore/Charlie Rose replay on now in Mass on PBS 44


Why People Are Really Going To Al Gore's Book Signings


I support Cindy Sheehan

Wait a minute! Why hasn't Bush ever uttered the words "Moqtada al-Sadr" in any of his speeches?

LAW OF THE LAND - Bush grants presidency extraordinary powers

DU This Poll !!! - Do you think Attorney General Alberto Gonzales should have to step down?

This 3-Tour Viet Nam Vet Wants You To Remember Bush Deserted From The National Guard


On Memorial Day. . .some thoughts. . .

If we celebrated Peace Day with as much fervor as we commemorate

I SUPPORT EDWARDS, but the thing I REALLY HATE about Clinton, Obama, and Kucinich IS....

Clinton, Edwards, and Obama @ a Presidential Forum on Faith, Values, and Poverty - June 4 on CNN

Fuck you, bush. Just FUCK you. Those who died in Iraq died for NOTHING.

Cindy Sheehan resigns from anti-war movement??

Fire Crews Respond, Then Sit & Watch Home Burn, Family Forced To Pay

Rolling Thunder replay on C-SPAN now...There are about 75

TOP ROVE AIDE Involved In Attorney Firings-Exits White House

The last time I saw Cindy Sheehan.

One third of Americans polled can't name the vice president of the US


Heartbreaking picture on MSNBC web site.

VENEZUELA: Fake CIA protests don't count!

Army adds lifesaving to basic training

I am a bigot. I did something I swore I wouldn't do

Media Starting to Report Imidacloprid Culprit Behind Bee Die-Off: Just 1.5 Parts Per Billion Kills!

McClatchy Newspapers: Democrats in Washington want to keep impeachment off the table

Alarm sounded on Atlantic Salmon

By popular demand: This post gets its own thread - re the Cindy Sheehan Dem defection poll

NEW SCANDAL! Imidacloprid is "Highly Toxic to Honeybees" , EPA and Industry KNEW Years Ago!

Australian pub bars heterosexuals


Today's NYT has a photo on the frontpage -- I hope Bush sees it!

Look what they're calling discrimination these days: microtargeting.

WHY all of a sudden is Greg Palast being trashed? BTW I know he's not BRITISH

Why I Intend to Vote for Dennis Kucinich

Top 25 Censored Stories of 2007

Barack Obama in New Hampshire - Video

a third view on Iraq

Democratic Hopefuls Woo Superdelegates

Blair wants to give UK police more anti-terror muscle (looks like he is taking more cues from his

Memorial DaY: U.S. Deaths Confirmed By The DoD: 3441 (14 unconfirmed)

Did some of our guys actually say that if more Repubs had voted No on funding

Winning YouTube strategies

Dear Senator Murray

Pelosi today in Berlin:

A Memorial for America

Inouye endorses Clinton

A proposal for this campaign from an unaffiliated DUer

Feingold, Obama Issue Joint Statement Lauding Passage of Strong House Ethics Package

Feingold Statement on the Senate Intel Committee Report on Pre-War Assessments About Post-War Iraq

Bush should be open for G8 climate talks: Pelosi (Reuters)

"Bush In The Hospital ... And He's Getting Worse" a pictorial history

The surge will not work - the Iraq war is a failure in Diplomacy

Declare Victory Strategy

FDL: Lend A Hand This Memorial Day

Kristol: Bush ‘Was Furious’ Over NYT Report Of 2008 Withdrawal »

Paul Krugman on Iraq: Democrats not necessarily wrong to be cautious.

NY Post: New York-D.C. Feud Rattles Clinton Campaign

Cenk Uygur: The War is Over

Primary Calendar - Only seven short months + to go!!!!

Congress Showing Results

The situation in Iraq

Dem's preach Count Every Vote except Florida Voters :grr:

Waxman: ‘You Must Do The Oversight If We’re Going To Keep People Honest’

Rasmussen: Hillary 35%, Obama 26%, Edwards 14%

Analysis: Will '08 be a change election?

Thank you to whomever donated in my name to DU.

Glenn Greenwald remembers again.

Thanks so much!

(Minnesota) Governor has D.C.'s attention

Ala. Dept. of Homeland Security says if you're an Environmentalist, among others, you're a terrorist

Cindy Sheehan is going nowhere. Like a poster with 13k posts, she will be back.

6th memorial day as war president? I hate the MOFO more every day

How this DUer feels about Cindy Sheehan

Mom and I saw Dad today

Obama Set to Reveal Healthcare Plan Tuesday

The friends of Barack Obama

Clinton sticks with Iowa push

Obama measuring campaign success not just in cash, but crowds too

Shrum is becoming a cancer in the Democratic Party; and the need to stop spewing RW talking points

My dad was refused enlistment in WWII

Here is how they stack up for me - so far

Let's not let Vice President Gore down...

We can't give up on the Dems

Vilsack a running mate!!!

Report from Joe Biden Rally in Iowa Sunday 5/27

John Edwards' populism is a risky bet

Despite the claim, Hillary DID NOT PASS legislation to increase the military survivor benefit.

Bush at Arlington National Cemetery: "This is our country's calling, it's our country's destiny."

It may have only been a sparrow this time, but we have Dumbo after you. An open letter to Bush.

Cool site!!

Tinker to Evers to Chance: Rove, Corallo, and Goodling?

Poll: Barack Obama Does Better Than Clinton, Edwards Against GOP

I think Bloomberg will run for NYS Governor in 2010

A big thank you to all those keyboard commandos who preach to the choir

My 1000th post, fitting on Memorial Day, is "WHY WES CLARK."

Sen Clinton passed legislation to increase the military survivor benefit from $12,000 to $100,000.

For Those Upset, Angered or Frustrated with Cindy Sheehan, a humble suggestion

Cindy Sheehan's response to DU (courtesy of Daily Kos)