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Archives: May 6, 2007

Economic Report: Lower-Wage Workers Less Likely To Have Paid Sick Days

Republicans defect to the Obama camp

The Loyalty Enforcer

MAUREEN DOWD: La Campagne, C’est moi

High Iraq War Spending Leads to Slower U.S. Economic Growth

Playing ‘Survivor’ in Washington

Good Riddance to BP Exec

Generational Tensions

If the United States leaves Iraq things will really get bad - The Anti-Empire Report

Tears, grief and a salute: A fallen soldier comes home

NEW MEDIA: This Ain't Your Corporate Media Anymore!

A Scandal That Keeps Growing

Toy magnets kill young boy - Indictment of Consumer Product Safety Commission

FRANK RICH: Is Condi Hiding the Smoking Gun?

Bangladesh Watches In Horror As Nation Gives Way To Sea

Audio Interview with Nazareth-based British journalist Jonathan Cook

Gay remark effect called low for long-shot Tommy

Nation's Largest Historically Black University System Suspends Its President With Pay

New flurry of twisters strikes Kansas

Qaeda's Zawahri says Iraq bill shows U.S. defeat

Republicans defect to the Obama camp

Cleaning out the leftover beer...

Any suggestions on interesting places to stay, things to do near Napa, CA?

The Enchilada Two-step, by Ptah

Anyone watch Shear Genius?

You know what really depresses me?

Share a favorite poem.


A new game for the lounge....

Boomer! Boomer!

Lakisha!! And I have NEVER watched Idol until....

Are You Bored? Fun and Funny things to do.

Bwahaha! todays Brewster Rockit!

Which do you prefer?

How close do you live to your job?

a version of “My Generation” on YouTube

food fight!

White or wheat bread, or do you mix it up?

Do you purchase bottled water, and if so, why?

I found a tick on my head.

Will you continue to eat chicken?

Do t.v. commercials perturb you, generally speaking?

My DVD player skips

Have you ever consulted a physician, based on a t.v. commercial?

Conversational openings Bush should avoid

Marsupials scare me.

Do you have recurring dreams?

Anyone watching that boxing match...Mayweather


One month until the WSOP. Anyone have a spare 12 grand?

Should Joe Fields continue making a new thread for every thought they have?

I was gonna suggest a DU Lounge Procrastinators Club

Ptah saves Youtubes and plays them back later

"Wall Street" sequel 'to be made' (BBC)

I'm depressed tonight...Advice?

De La Hoya vs. Mayweather

"I love Paris in the springtime" -- and next week, we'll be there! Ask me anything.

Anyone remember this?...

I'm going to kick someone if I get called "Maria juana" one more time

10 nonsensical musical industry observations:

Saprophytes scare me.

I've changed my mind, i do like boxing

Apple's newest product: the iRack (youtube)

Apple's newest product: the iRack (youtube)

deleted - dupe glitch sorry

Concerning honey bees- a poem my father wrote

Um.... what?

What I discovered today


Mayweather fight on computer....

This is where I babble incoherently for a while.

Tonight we combine Frozen Yogurt, strawberries, banana and

Great site for choosing an anti-virus

I'm drunk!!!!1!

Why is the best snack food on the planet all made around Lancaster County, PA?

It's Time For A '90's Rock/Metal YouTube Post

crim son!!! Are you leaving tomorrow?

Is this strange? Sunday we'll be at the Hilton, Paris. Where will Paris Hilton be?

Is there a time to visit Ft Lauderdale when good weather and good hotel rates coincide?

strange calender pictures from 1800`s-1900

Just tried Hersheys Malt flavored Chocolate Syrup.

Dear Jean Shepherd:

Ricotta cheese

I have a ZIT!!!

Did anyone else watch the boxing match tonight?

6 years ago today

International tongue-twisters

What time do you usually go to bed on Saturday night?

Addams Family or Munsters?

Rockets vs. Jazz

Bullshit ....... De La Hoya Kicked his Ass ......

Bullshit ....... De La Hoya Kicked his Ass ......

China’s labour law raises US concerns

IWW members in Sioux Falls South Dakota demonstrate in solidarity with immigrant workers on May Day

Union is in the cards for Kaiser nurses

Wal-Mart accused on union tactics

Winning Sick Leave at the Citywide Level

Economic Report: High Cost Leaves One In Four Kids Without Health Insurance

Magna Apparently Wants Its 50,000 Workers in the UAW and CAW

Check Out Video of Town Hall Forum with John Edwards

Union employees to get $277 million in NWA claims

Denver Post: Unions await labor plan

The Hill: Employee Free Choice Act Restores Right to Organize (video)

Employee Free Choice Act button just $1

NW Flight Attendants Win $65 Million Stock Bankruptcy Claim

IBM to cut 1,315 jobs in U.S., union says

Lady Liberty - A Look at the Bush Administration

Rocky Anderson v. Sean Hannity Univ. Of Utah Impeachment Debate PART 2

Rocky Anderson v. Sean Hannity Univ. Of Utah Impeachment Debate PART 3

John Edwards - SC Democratic Convention Part II

John Edwards - SC Democratic Convention Part III

John Edwards - SC Democratic Convention Part I

Bill Richardson on Teachers

Poverty in America

Robert Kennedy Jr. in Burlington Vermont October 13, 2006

Conduct Unbecoming

Tommy Thompson on Healthcare

Rocky Anderson v. Sean Hannity Univ. Of Utah Impeachment Debate PART 4

Keith Olbermann MSNBC GOP Debate Coverage

Rocky Anderson v. Sean Hannity Univ. Of Utah Impeachment Debate PART 1

"What to wear when your wife pulls out the honey-do list!"

If Paris Hilton visited a veretans hospital -

AP doesn't believe in "truth squad" journalism as per this report on Olbermann..

Share a favorite poem.

An Argument to make to your disillusioned GOP voting acquaintances, who can't quite bring themselves

Debate Questions Corporate Media Won’t Ask

Anyone watching that boxing match...Mayweather

Sunday Talk Shows

I grew up in a small town like Greensburg. I can't imagine the horrible destruction

"Wall Street" sequel 'to be made' (BBC)

It's Derby Day

Ex-Rep. Mike Martin (R) pleaded guilty to perjury, is now running for city council as Wayne Martin

What's the Use? Dems pass great Laws, Smirky justs Vetos them. IMPEACH!

"We who are about to die salute you."

THE SURGE IS NOT WORKING (2 Articles from Today)

C&L: Rocky Anderson Obliterates Sean Hannity At Univ. Of Utah Debate On Impeachment (VIDEO)

We seem to have tried everything , now what ?

When The Going Gets Weird, The Weird Turn Pro

Number one reason why none of the repubs. at the debate will win.

Any time now, Bush's approval will be lower than

Cheney is responsibile for 9/11

Blasting Buffoonery

Bush finally conquers his fear of horses

They hate us for our habits

daddy bush was a bumbling fool, jr bush is a dangerous fool

Final 'surge' contingent, US Aviation Brigade, headed for Baghdad

Bush Job Removal Ratings: 2001 (90%) > 2007 (28%)

Just a reminder: "Big Oil" does NOT set oil or gasoline prices. Wall Street does.

Lest we forget.. The Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico & Atlantic are heating up

Why is Earthlink censoring my emails?

Tornado Emergency for GREAT BEND severe as last night maybe

While in Cherokee N.C today, I bought this t-shirt.

Is stealing 7 million votes an impeachable offense?

NYT: Stress on Troops Adds to U.S. Hurdles in Iraq

Devil's Advocate: Greed, Oil, and the Constitution

Could there be a positive effect from higher fuel prices?

Mrs R and I were wondering: Can't Governer Arnie step and in put a leash on the LAPD?

Kansas is just getting hammered and will be all day tomorrow radar update...check it out..

KC Star waters down story to protect GOP

U.S. Sen. John Edwards Speaks at National Black Mayor's Conference

Panel will investigate research firms' ethics

ABC Decides exposing more names Not Worth Mentioning,in Escort case?

GM gets 7,000 applications for 400 technical jobs

If you don't think Fred Thompson is going to run - watch this.

Meteor Blades Reminds Us ALL: "A Nod to Those Who DID Vote 'Nay'"

Bill Clinton warns of looming disasters

I grieve, and I am one of the lucky ones.

If you were to come face to face with Queen Elizabeth

President crams for first white-tie dinner - What an embarassment

if Imus sues boss for 150 million the Women should sue him an take it away...!!!

True conversation between Bush and the Queen

al-Qaida No. 2 Mocks Iraq Pullout Bill

Eleven Members of Congress Now Under Investigation, PLUS ten former members

Support William and Mary Workers and Students! E action

IMPEACH NOW! "When in the Course of Human Events..."

Copper Futures Climb on U.S. Economic Data, Peruvian Strike

Mission Accomplished?

24 arrested in UC-Davis food-service employment protests

Children of Icon Republicans deserting the GOP

Honor Our Fallen Service Members E action

In pictures: French voters

‘No Trade Deal With a Corrupt Regime’ (Colombia)

2008 Whale List Grows

Feith’s non-denial denial (RE: Tenet)

"We're better off than people in Darfur, so * is doing a great job"

Million Phone March To Keep Stephanie Miller On MSNBC

God God God God God God God Reagan Reagan Reagan Reagan Reagan Reagan God...and, oh..., Reagan.

John Edwards will be on ABC This Week tomorow

The Guest Who Stayed Past Election ...: Someone needs to tell Ralph Nader it's time to go home

Repukes defect to the Obama camp (TimesOnline)

Wiki: Mitt Romney claims relative died from illegal abortion.

On Iraq, Gates may not be following Bush's playbook

For Iraqi Soldiers, A Medical Morass

Playing 'Survivor' in Washington

(DOJ) Federal red tape delays benefits to fallen firefighters and police

The Grand Old Party is in trouble - Edward Daley (parody?)

Bush looking for war czar begs the question who has been in charge the last 4 years?

From China to Panama, a Trail of Poisoned Medicine (NYT)

Obama: Bush veto not 'last word' on war

Will Accountability Prevail? From Watergate to Gonzogate

Ex-analyst tells a tale of twisted Iraq intelligence

Happy talk and denial just damage America’s credibility and enable more repression.

Rove: Time for GOP to be bold

Tenet-Bush Pre-9/11 'Small Talk'

20 Peace Groups to Reid and Pelosi: Don't Back Down

Bring them home (LA Times OpEd)

GOP is pro-life in the womb, not necessarily after

Bush's Iraq policy confronted by big questions, little time

5/3 poll: Dems win w/Nat'l % of vote: (O/H/E) 50/49/50 v Rudi, 58/57/64 v Mitt, 52/50/52 v McCain

The Ongoing Iraq Intel Fraud

Keith Olbermann's New Role at MSNBC

U.S. report citing island corruption like the pot calling the kettle black

Now is a nasty repeat of the past


Keep promises to troops-U.S. must fix broken veterans health care system

Sunday With The Lamestream Media (DU mentioned!)

Keep Cheney Away from U.S. Diplomacy?/ HuffPo

American Dream Sours as Housing Market Collapses (Telegraph UK, via CommonDreams)

Congress Needs To Save A Flawed Presidency

A Split Emerges as Conservatives Discuss Darwin: Does Darwinism support conservative philosophy?

Ahmadinejad "We Will Crucify Pseudo-Students"


Some Americans Expect Jesus' Second Coming in 2007

Fabricating inspiration in a time of war

Barrick's Gold Mining 'Dirty Secrets'

Report: Occidental Petroleum Polluted Peruvian Amazon and Poisoned Indigenous Communities

Is U.S. Natural Gas Headed Toward Excess Supply? (Electric Power Research Institute)

Severe Forest Fire Season Predicted for Western U.S.

Fuel economy drive gaining momentum (so beware)

Solucar/Abengoa, DU, and thermal solar

U.S. Accepts First Irradiated Fruit Imports

First Hybrid Energy Home in California

No bees on my azaleas. I have two large azalea shrubs (10ft tall) that

what ever happened to fusion?

Seriousness of Honeybee "Colony Collapse Disorder" wildly overblown?

Israeli defense minister to resign

Beware the Siren Lebanon

Yet another socialist dream goes belly-up

One wounded in Qassam attack

Palestinians open fire on UN school

HOW USA SCHLOTZMAN TARGETED ACORN: Election Reform, Fraud, & News Sunday 05/06/07

Connick, Other Jazz Fest Performers Help Hurricane-Stricken Communities

Resilient Infections Worry Military Doctors

13 police killed in Afghanistan

Japan promises $121m for clean energy

9 Peacekeepers Die in Sinai Plane Crash

(Iraqi Parliament) Lawmakers reject US pressure (re: 2 month vacation)

On Iraq, Gates may not be following Bush's playbook

Three U.S. troop deaths announced by military

6 Iraqis wounded in Sadr City raid

Embattled Pakistani judge acclaimed in Lahore(10's of thousands march)

27 slain in Baghdad car bombing

Voting brisk as the French decide

Karl Rove Appearance (Punta Gorda FL) Protested

Turkey's Islamic-rooted party dealt blow

UK soldier dies from injuries sustained in Iraq

Sarkozy 'wins French presidency (first results suggest)

U.S. brigade heading to Baghdad (will complete the escalation/buildup/surge)

Egypt's blog rebels silenced by jail

Afghan soldier kills 2 U.S. troops

(GAO) Agency seeks subpoena power

South Korea and European Union open free trade talks

Help wanted: War czar with clear vision

Hamilton Sundstrand Workers Approve Deal (avoid midnight strike)

Dupe, asked to be combined

Optimism for Improved US-Syria Ties

U.S., Iraqi forces find Sadr City torture chamber

Snowe: Iraq must improve to justify surge

World Bank to meet this week on Wolfowitz future

Nevada Democrats Woo Hispanic Voters

Author drafts a novel case against Bush

Thousands of supporters of Israel march in New York

Boehner acknowledges GOP nervous on Iraq

Famous Caymans coral reefs dying, scientists sayBy Shurna Robbins

Major Dow Jones shareholder opposes News Corp. bid

McCain is Finished, Head of Conservative Union Says

Rep. Doolittle hits back at feds over home search

Iraq's Christian Minority Flees Violence

Freshman senator's stand raises hackles of party leaders

Report: Turkey FM withdraws candidacy (Gul)

Greensburg tornado rated EF-5

Evangelicals begin urging flock to adopt (to blunt anti-abortion criticism)

12 U.S. soldiers killed in Iraq attacks

BREAKING NEWS: Sarkozy has won French presidential elections. Ahead with 53-55 %

whatcha drinkin tonight?

OMG, but I'm exhausted! I helped my daughter and SIL move today.

Todd Rundgren's "Who's Sorry Now?": Released in 1991, still (unfortunately) applicable today.

Is it 02:03 04 05/06/07 yet where you live? Soon, huh?

Most over-rated rock group from your teen years...

I saw the lady with the invitation on her forehead

Kitten overload!

OK--At almost 11:30 PDT am still here --are you?

My beer froze. Should I toss it in the microwave?

Over and out

Paris Hilton fans are fucking FREAKS!

I just busted two lovebirds knockin' boots in a car on my driveway.

Kitten overlord!

You no longer need to go Olive Garden to find breastfeeding kittens!

I know I should go to sleep, I just refuse to

Welcome to England CaliforniaPeggy!!

LOL watch this video of Simon Cowell in Africa for "Idol Gives Back"

Morning has broken!

Name a movie coming in 2007 or 2008 that's being made from a kitschy tv show!

Falcon hatching watch


Am I the only one who thinks Deadliest Catch is the best thing on TV?

Speaking of spiders, here's a great story.

How should I cut down my Bittersweet vines?

Falcon porno watch

Birds: What's all their incessant chirping about?


Our toilet has gone berserker...Time to call maintenance...D'oh!

Vista draining laptop batteries, patience

Cell phone rudeness: A sign of the end of the world?

Cats: What's all their incessant chirping about?

I report, you decide! This report is about Video card chipset manufacturers!

I report, you decide! This report is about -- your favorite Marcie!

Schedule for the end of the world

beings as how eating is second to politics to me, a necessary pleasure actually

Really funny: Redstate Update.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 5/6/07)

I've been up since 4AM, ask me anything!

Fun article about Philip K. Dick in today's NYT

I invented a game - Spin the Bible - Here's how it's played:

Locke: Jedi Master or Batshit Nuts?

Is California Peggy, Now "English Peggy"?

THANK YOU for all the fence installation advice! (Dial-up warning)


Happy birthday Corgigal!!

I just got off the phone with Sugar Smack.

Tips on viewing a space shuttle launch?

Best Cheap Beer, I ask you

Got home just in time - wind blowing against me, I ran a block to the store for anti-allergy dope.

So I have trouble taking drugs...

Hi, I'm a Marvel...and I'm a DC. (Mac PC Parody)

Both my email and phone mail inboxes are full to the brink

I have a TIT!!

The spiders are just mocking me now.

Google maps is fucking brilliant

The coolest thing about Star trek III - The Search for Spock:

Hey all

The spiders will be mocking me tomorrow.

Thank you Heidi for your wonderful present!!

Puke Alert! Paris Hilton: I'm a Victim of Cruelty

I went to a play last night for the first time in about ten years!

So I have trouble finding drugs...

I have to take my dress measurements in a few minutes...

I was following this hottie around the grocery store

SF/Fantasy fans: Is THE MATRIX still popular?

Why are people so unreliable?

What can I do about this? Debit card charged 7 months late!

So I noticed this bloke stalking me at the grocery store last night...

I love Goat Yogurt.....i however still HATE fucking group projects!


Go play outside.

one of my cats just brought me a present!

Pot roast is in the oven

Relay team uses banana as baton, gets disqualified

The Sky is Crying

That loud series of booms you just heard was

Fuck Shakespeare. All he did was string together cliches and famous sayings.

Roger Clemens Back With Spankees - Will Make $4.5 Million Per Month

Can anyone tell me why does Colbert

I say in all honestly that I am quite sure the freeper/Jesus-Crispy Republican party is done.

I think we get the point that Tony Longoria's girlfriend is in the stands...

Anybody ever see The Big Kahuna?

My new Yahoo Group ------ Paris goes to jail!

RC: Weekend Golf Scores...

Judging Restaurants

Anybody ever see The Big Kahlua?

Congratulations bridgit!! 25,000 posts

How to save money


Say hello to my little friend!!

Just watched In Cold Blood on TCM. And what are they showing next?

*Cooking or baking?

What's on the menu this evening, DU?

What is up with the price of cheese these days?

Do your cats bring in the things they catch and release them indoors?

A slasher movie with Ronald Reagan as the killer?

Monty Python fans invited to contribute to Wikipedia page

I report, you decide! This report is about George Clooney!

Music that people on DU wouldn't expect you'd like

No these are not "photoshopped"

Are obese people really to blame?

Some weirdo was following me around the grocery store

The Secular Humanist Holly Bible Quiz (from Landover Balptist)

Imams Refuse To Play Soccer With Girls, Take Ball Home

WP,pg1: Conservative Northern Virginia Priest Installed as Anglican Bishop

Man Fired For Being An Atheist

IFL fighter Jeremy Williams found dead tonight....

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report for May 6

Game 6 Rangers vs. Sabres...can NYR pull this off in 7?

Suns vs. Spurs

UFC lightweight champ Sean Sherk was sitting ringside at the fight...

Is DLH our generation's Tommy Hearns? Evaluating DLH's place in history

Yankees sign Clemens


Sunday morning cartoon

Yesterday I bought RC not Coke, BLVD wheat not Miller Genuine

University workers vote to join union

By a 2-1 Victory, 461 KC Screeners Vote SPFPA

B.C. (Canada) ferry union vows to defend fired crew members

State (NY) AFL-CIO urges National AFL-CIO to support Hillary Clinton's for president

Retired president of Ohio AFL-CIO says goodbye

Union, Yokohama approve 3-year contract

(San Fran) Saturday May 26 Forum On Mergers, Labor Power, Union Democracy And the Future of the SEIU

US Airways Reaches Final Transition Agreement With TWU Flight Crew Training Instructors

Wage freeze upheld at top level, US Supreme Court lets ruling on BTF stand

Rep. Tim Ryan - Support Our Troops, No Escalation

Rahm Emanuel Reads a Love Letter

Randi Rhodes-------Softball Debate (GOP)

Iraq Veteran Speak Out Against Iraq Occupation

VICTORY! - Mission (nearly) Accomplished...

Saudis: Bush's Iraq Failure...

Rep. Frank - Support Our Troops, No Escalation

Saudi Arabia Slap the Face US & King blasts IRAQ accupation...

Maj. Gen. Paul Eaton - Bush/Cheney/Rumsfeld/Wolfowitz had no security plan for Iraq...

Daily Show - Going backwards in Iraq...

Rep. Keith Ellison on the Hate Crimes Prevention Act

Stephen Colbert &Even Stevphen---HMO's and Existence of God

Iraq Poll: Despair /Okay to attack Americans! (ABC News)

Jon Stewart------Clusterf##k To The White House (Dem Debate)

Bill Maher--Sean Penn &Harold Ford Jr.

Save the Internet: Selma's Video for the Fight!!!

Lou Dobbs and Christopher Hitchens - God is not great.

Ray Taliaferro - Bush's Definition of Success In Iraq?

Bush talking to Democrats about Iraq

Is it 02:03 04 05/06/07 yet where you live? Soon, huh?

Bullshit ....... De La Hoya Kicked his Ass ......

Caption this pic...

Saudi-Egyptian-Kuwaiti plan for two bridges to span Gulf of Aqaba could block Israel's outlet to Red

Jim Crow Gets a Vote

Those who won't accept evolution go extinct.

What the HELL is going on in China?

MANY Democrats were once republicans.

Humvee destroyed in Sadr City on Sat...anyone hear anything on casualties?

Casper DUIs 'out of control'.. ( Hey.. It's Cheney country)

Media and French elections - a good example of what is wrong with the US media

What words are used most by Dem candidates? (tag clouds)

Pulitzer Prize-Winning History Prof's Op/Ed: Americans Should Fight For Impeachment of Bush & Cheney

Strange associations:

funniest "left behind" bumpersticker ever. This is hugh!!!! You will want !

Now Fish & Game is after Max Mayfield (NOAH)

For shit sakes, well over 3000 Americans gave their lives defending you and your government

Time to Vote Wolfowitz off the Island (hahahaha CBS News)

Keeping the party going in Iraq

Bush's friends the Saudis are so enlightened...

In the Primary Wars - Which One Are You?

The question is.. can we even afford THIS much time?

Here's the thing about the outrageous behavior of LAPD

70 Years Later, Survivors and Witnesses Recall Last, Fiery Moments of Airship Hindenburg

Has Anyone Seen This Website Created On Bush As The

Abusing the Troops

War czar wanted, but who's been holding the fort down til now?

Wal-Mart pulls Baby Bibs containing Lead.

UK Government To Release WMD Dossier

Canada's Al Gore Fires Up Environmental Debate

Debunking "Clinton offered Bin Laden's head on a silver platter 5 times" ?

Ayman al-Zawahiri supports the "surge"

Blitzer's list of recent Washington sex scandals included only Democrats

Friend of mine wrote this for the Phila. Inquirer this AM:

China orders resettlement of thousands of Tibetans

Edwards appearing now on ABC 's "This Week" ... n/t

I was thinking of starting a thread likening the current regime to La Cosa Nostra

Congressional Iraq memorial runs out of room.

W the terrorists what they want

Tweety hosting Philly Mayoral Primary Debate Monday:

Matthews Meter = Peter Meter (Al Goldstein's Mag)

beings as how eating is second to politics to me, a necessary pleasure actually

Karl Rove Appearance Protested In Punta Gorda FL

Repost, in light of the Wal-Mart leaded bib recall:

Congressional Memorial Honoring U.S. Dead In Iraq, Afghanistan Runs Out Of Room

It's Sunday, it's MTP, and George Tenet

The other black female rightwinger is defending Bush on CNN.

"This is not a civl war. This is about fighting Al Qeada..." says Boner (Flat Earther - OH)

"It burst into flames! ... It's fire and it's crashing!"

CSM: Key US Army ranks begin to thin

Just a typical Sunday in Iraq...

IBM to layoff 100,000?

The radical right just can't debate

Well isn't this sweet? A republican just got out of prison and he is sorry

AP Uncritically Reports Giuliani Campaign’s Efforts To Marginalize Olbermann

E-MAIL INBOX TODAY: STOP pumping gas on MAY 15th

It's the difference between climate change and global warming

Page A3: Faculty Majority Distrusts Evangelicals; A4: In GOP, Religion Becomes Politics

Will the Iraq Oil Bill Increase Violence in Iraq?

maggiegault, I honor your brother today

Newsweek Poll: Edwards would beat Romney by 37pts, narrows Clinton lead since March...

DoJ Finds "Unwritten Exception" for Pre-Election Voter Fraud Indictments

Electoral Votes in the South, and why Edwards has advantage...

Operation Top Knot showers support on military moms

Yvette Coil: Keep My Husband Out of Jail

Can America have a Special Election to address the so called war?

Our voting turnout compared to France, which has a 75 to 80% voter turnout is pathetic

With New Clout, Antiwar Groups Push Democrats

Fox Spins New Zawahiri Tape, Refuses To Mention That Al Qaeda Supports Bush Iraq Strategy

Injured Iraqi Soldiers Are Left To Fend For Themselves

It's All About Voter Fraud & Giving Republicans an Electoral Edge

Question: Will there be protests at the White House dinner?

***** Tell your US Rep to co-sponsor ***** H.R. 2129, Feeding America’s Families Act *****

LAT: On Iraq, Gates may not be following Bush's playbook

The real scandal at the World Bank


Shock Radio Plays Rough and Shrugs at Imus’s Fall

Some Gulf War veterans have different brains

WP: For Iraqi Soldiers, A Medical Morass-Lack of Facilities Leaves Wounded To Seek Own Care


"Be a good American, hug your Flat Daddy or Mommy and don't question the war."

Mother demands justice in son's murder in China (he was a teacher)

House leader Boehner acknowledges GOP nervousness about troop increase

Defence of the Earth

A Man for No Season:George Tenet

Can anyone help me answer question about Iraq?


Another tornado in Kansas last night!

Activist Stockholders proposing changes at EXXON

Bill Maher has a copy of DC Escorts TV ad :)

The sons and daughters of some iconic Republicans (Ike! T.R.!) are contemplating crossing the aisle

Sarkozy wins french election

Sorry if I offend any fundies here;

Six U.S. soldiers and a civilian journalist killed near Baghdad

The End of Life on Planet Earth? A Biocentric Solution by Captain Paul Watson - Sea Shepherd

Royal concedes French election to Sarkozy

Afghan soldier kills 2 U.S. troops outside top-security jail near Kabul, wounds 2 more

Romney Criticizes Single People At Pat Robertson U Speech

Congressman Jim McGovern: ENDING HUNGER

Gas prices: $2.99 vs. $2.95

Being anywhere near Cheney is mighty inconvenient

Bancrofts, Dow Jones Board Sued By Shareholder

Case of Alaska Repub's alleged corruption has international implications.

It's baa-ack.. Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant Unit 1 comes back to life (mothballed in 1985)

With the surge failing in Iraq, is an attack on Iran still on the table?

Gas Price In Seattle.....$3.69 gl

Who interests American "Family" Association (anti-gay, fundy whacko organization) for President??

My Prisoner, My Brother

So for at least 3 years now...

Who Censors Don Imus? The dump-button guy, of course!

Another weekend, another 12 dead troops relegated to the crawl at the bottom of the screen

NYT pg1: Shock radio "remains as...insidiously untamed in the days after Imus’s collapse as before"

Puzzler-in-Chief: Bill Clinton Provides Clues for 'NYT' Crossword

When will the PSA's be resolved...

The Haditha Killings: Rotten to the Corps

Revealed: the deadly invader that is bleeding Great Lakes fish to death

Criminal vs Civil Possibility?

Clinton leads Democrats in Nevada; Republican field split

73 = Number of US troops killed in Iraq since the day of the VT massacre

A military coup would secure the oil...

Too Many Kooks Spoil the Broth

Jazz stars help New Orleans revival (BBC)

Deaths of 11 U.S. personnel reported in Iraq (Is this his "surge"?)

3376 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Amurka aparrently needs to launch a "war on

You've just been appointed IRS Commissioner. Make some changes

Good Colum by Frank Rich

Mitt Romney's house...

Attention Newz Media Moguls: Can we cut the 'coalition forces' crap? Finally?

jebus some people really are stupid look at this... "in fox we trust" puke now

Boehner Says Iraq Results Needed by Fall; Schumer: significant reflection of fading support for war

A solution to all the Republican party's woes: a nuclear war

If Bush thinks tying funding to progress is crucial for this nation's schools

Petraeus Set for Encounter with Angry AP

IRS Proposal Could Impact Millions of Internet Users

Colorado State employees selling voter data to the GOP!

Has DU helped shape or change your opinions?

Free Republic is going all out to stop Giuliani from the getting the nomination

UC Riverside students are rather apathetic about politics and Iraq occupation

Gainesville, FL tops list of 400 cities in U.S., Canada

Obama, Limbaugh and the Magic Negro paradody

Declining Voter Turnout in America Is a Myth and Misunderstanding

Atrios refers to the Cheney faithful as "lizard brains"

Journalists find an ally in Conyers

Nicolas Sarkozy elected French president

Sunday TOONs: History Never Repeats Edition

Just got off the phone with DLL??? legislative leaders??? wanted money

Is anyone watchng 60 Minutes?

Would this be a good time to push for a change to presidential pardon powers?

How bad do things have to get before Americans pay attention to economic policies like trade?

U.S. war in iraq is going to end one of three ways:

Watch for the aid amounts for Greensburg, people..

Will Gore run?

What does "conservative" for the French really mean

watching a taped Real Time...Shandling just needs to shut his drunk ass up

FREE RETREAT FOR WOUNDED SERVICE MEMBERS AND THEIR FAMILIES! August 5-9, 2007 we go again...hold on to your hats...3 days in a row of this shit...I am tired

Hugs to DU member Midnight, who's nephew was killed

Egypt's blog rebels silenced by jail

For Iraqi Soldiers, A Medical Morass

No WONDER it's gone so badly for 4 yrs., we have no War Czar!

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - week of May 6... Bush Manners

Anyone remember the 1972 Democratic National Convention?

Um.. Kansas IS changing

Please take a few minutes to watch this important short video.

Taking back control over your food.

Giuliani Complains To MSNBC About Olbermann

Now this is Funny! This new video from the "Onion News Network" spoofs Fox/CNN "Breaking News"

Alright, I'm pissed! Who are Rush's sponsers? Boycott!!

Are protests just meaningless, feel-good exercises, or do they make a difference?

O'Reilly recalled when "everybody in the country was behind [Iraq war], except the kooks"

pics- mile wide tornado devastates Kansas town

I didn't realize Lou Dobbs was a farmer and married to a Mexican-American.

"We can save you. But you might not be what you were."

Humour is a very personal thing in a way - even though much of it is enjoyment

Former Jordanian MP arrested after accusing government of corruption

Okay everyone I just had to share this picture, blast from a happier past:

By popular demand: This post gets its own thread -- Why US voter turnout is so low

DU this Poll PLEASE!

Your library can be required under the Patriot Act to turn over your reading choices

I wish there was a "Good News" forum.

Missouri attorney a focus in USA firings = Bradley Schlozman

TRAITOR TENET-Cashes In On Iraq-As Shadow Government Gives Him Top Secret Rm To Write Book (Salon)

From March 2003: "Blood Remains on the Hands"..a Breslin classic. Tragic.

Memorial Honoring Fallen Soldiers In Iraq, Afghanistan Runs Out Of Room

El Presidente Arbusto jumps the shark "The Eternal General" MP3 clip

Searching for a leader

Newsweek: EVERY Top Tier Democrat Beats EVERY Republican Candidate

I have returned from the dead...

Yet another socialist dream goes belly-up

State (Wisconsin) GOP official pushed vote fraud issue

The smoking gun? Rove a coached a DoJ witness on Congressional testimony.

What exactly did Rudy do after 9/11 that was so great?

Can you trust a candidate with the nuclear codes?

Will Melinda Gates be the primary or secondary on an IND ticket?

Diplomat's suppressed document lays bare the lies behind Iraq war

Extremity of debate

LA TIMES Editorial: End this War

Republican pledge of allegiance

Support Hunger Strike @ U. of Vermont!

Bush Water Boy, David Broder Drives Up My Blood Pressure Again...

Most Influential presidents of the past century ...

So What Was Your Take on MTP This Morning

Elect Lee T. Horne?

Hamilton Project, Lieberman campaign, against antiwar liberals in primarys, against Alito filibuster

Gingrich To Conservatives: Don’t Talk About Iraq, Katrina, Walter Reed, Attorneys, Or Bush

In February, Diane Feinstein proposed de-authorizing the war.

Eric Massa, NY29: "Stand up to the Corporatists"

Waxman ---the State Department is now refusing to let Dodge speak

Newsweek Poll: B*sh Hits All-Time Low

Fox Noise "Power Player Of the Week": Richard Land

Anybody catch John Prine on pbs tonight

Interesting analysis: Real fight is in Midwest/Interior West

Rep. Doolittle hits back at feds over home search (claims FBI stole wife's iPod?)

11 U.S. soldiers die in Iraq attacks

Washington Post Corrects Story Claiming Dems "Backed Off" On Iraq

From AP's series of personal questions for the candidates: "Your worst habit?"

I'm really feeling in the shits today .....

Fred Thompson warns that people in the United States should be made to sacrifice

Why aren't any of the Dem candidates...

Bush does have a "benchmark" for Iraq

Attention! Here's a very good resource to see where candidates stand on the issues!

Tenet on MTP: I was No Hero...

If you expect perfection your bound to be dissapointed...

Lou Dobbs on 60 Minutes: If I reported it, it's a fact

And the Riot in France Begins! CNN/International showing Crowd getting Tear Gassed

french election comments on huffington---read them if you dare....

Richardson and 2004 election...

Politico wrote about Edwards haircut 8 times......Glenn Greenwald covers it.

Grrr what is wrong with these parents " Prayer service for missing girl"

Bob Kerrey Blasts Giuliani: On 9/11 Rudy Should Have Said 'Why the fuck didn't Bush call us...?'

Electrifying Edwards video(full speech)- CA Democratic convention

"Liberal" media, eh? WHERE?! Certainly not here at the WaPo with crap like this >>>

Why wasn’t Romney Excommunicated?

"Death is a much better subject for television than life"

Snafulopagos to Edwards: Is this apologizing becoming a pattern?

Is Fred Thompson someone to worry about?

I've now heard 3 different centrist, libertarian type famous comedy guys indicate they'd vote Obama

Washington relief at Sarkozy win

Edwards on This Week -- the video

Nicolas Sarkozy Family History

How closely is party allegiance tied to family and upbringing?

Laura Bush: The Suffering Continues

TIME: Undoing Jeb Bush in Florida

Latest Rasmussen Report 05/05/07

NYT "Celebrity Crossword": Clues by Bill Clinton

I was pissed at this W bumper sticker, then I looked closer!!!!