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Archives: June 11, 2005

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Becoming civil about gay marriage

'Gulag' or Not, Camp X-Ray Must Go (MMN)

How CSIS botched Arar file

Web Honors Go to Al Gore and Others (Webby Awards)

Return of the body counts

Morton Kondracke: Resurrecting the health care debate

Project Censored

the last year for which the government will release such data

In love with a mower (human powered reel mower)

Who is Soong trying to kid? - TW

Turn missile buildup against China - Korea, Japan, Vietnam, India or Russi

Lu outlines her vision for Democratic Pacific Union

Germany: Court Upholds Acquittal of Terror Suspect Mzoudi

Wasn't the second & last Carter/Baker Election Commission supposed to

From Hitler to Bush; reply from editor of Uruguay paper to US ambassador

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Saturday 6/11/05


Sequoia lawsuit: Sequoia overplays hand; motion to remand

Laguna Beach slide is still moving

Death of an independent bookstore

No mouse? Here are your Windoze keyboard shortcuts!

Need immediate help please. I screwed up computer.

Hope you guys had fun with the weather in Oshkosh.

It's time to help out Bryan Kennedy's Campaign

Does Bryan Kennedy have a chance of defeating Sensenbrenner?

Senslessbrenner has Philatelic society

Rose colored glasses, failure in Iraq possible, veterans

Patriot Act committee re-airing NOW ON CSPAN (Sensenbrenner)

Judiciary hearing on c-span NOW!

Krugman: Boomers' middle class childhood a disappearing memory

First ten days of June 25 US Troops Killed

Do you think this will give them pause?


Today's events were definitley planned

A republicans responce to all that crap that happened this morning

Judiciary Hearing coming up Cspan NOW-Sensenbrenner

ANIMATION: Dean's Dem "leadership" critics

30,000 away from the HALF MILLION mark on signatures

A Typical CNN Poll Question

Chicagoans....David Cross tonight, at Sonotheque

charlie Rangel really giving it to Hannity right now.

What are they talking about on Majority Report re recruiters?

The difference between "us" and "them"

Interesting you notice that Tweety disrespects Keith Olbermann?

Republican "family values" in NJ

Why are Americans still dying in Afghanistan?

These three excerpts of the DSM

Louis Brandies Quote help?

Germany's state-run TV station (ARD) alleges the Bush family's...

Gore negotiating a big-budget, feature-length doc on climate change!

Can we use the word 'Nazi" or "Criminal" in a congressional hearing?


Has there been anything about the Patriot act hearing on the "News"?

Democrats Eye Unfolding Ohio Coin Scandal - Newsweek

What will *bush do when impeached?

Our military is so good soldiers can piss around corners

What do you make of this.....

HARDBALL has Bill Moyers - repeating right now

New Roads soldier killed in Iraq (will be added to ICCC tomorrow)

Dean, Dean, Dean, Dean, Dean, 24/7, DEAN

Need some ideas for signs for Rove protest tomorrow.

"California Connected" ...PBS slaps down California AGAIN

Rangel brings up PNAC on Hannity/Colmes

I wished they didn't give the names of those fragged officers.

Today's Rant: The Most Dangerous Book Ever Written


Instead of worrying about the white upper classness of Repukes,

Has anyone found out if Sensenbrenner's been put on suicide watch?

captio this - cute pic

DSM: "This record is extremely sensitive. No further copies should be made

475,356!!!!!! We've passed the 475,000 mark! Almost There!

Keep kicking the Repukes when they're down. It's WORKING.

Blood pressure warning - "A Fix on Downing Street" - Weekly Standard




Thank you AAR! Why do you think the Democrats have shown some...

"God must like poor people - cuz he made a whole bunch of us"- marge

My MOMMY Sez >>>>>

Does bush want bin laden captured?

Corporate media ABC makes Sensenbrenner look like an ass !

email I'm sending to Senator Obama. Comments please.

Truthseekers - get yer Friday night MALLOY thread here

Al Franken on Dave Letterman tonight

Which parts of the government(state and fed) do you trust ?

11 US troops have died in Iraq in the past 24 hours

Question on Franken's next show


Meme for Dean: Sensenbrenner used Nazi tactics


Patriot Act Hearings on CSPAN NOW !!!!! Sensenasshole !!!!!!

Look at this fat fuck.

Bush Must Be Shitting Himself

475,000! - 475,000! - 475,000! Woo-hooooo!


Latest Advisory... Arlene Intensifying Could Be Hurricane Tomorrow

a cartoon even stupider than Mallard Fillmore

Why did Ann Bancroft die of uterine cancer?

Pelosi: Republicans Once Again Abuse Power

"women are simply not endowed by nature with the same..."

George Noory on his Coast to Coast AM radio talk show tonight....

Top 25 Greatest Americans....

Corporate Personhood - Legally Corporations Are "Persons"

Non Sequitur on Bush vs Science

Ohio evangelist:"Homosexuals are anything but happy and anything but fine"

CSPAN Schedule Saturday June 11

It begins! Mark Warner forms Federal

Bush is a raving idiot-something is wrong with him

Franken to talk about the theft of $8.8 billion on Letterman tonight

Anti-Abortion is the Lazy Man's Christianity.........

Parents of high school age kids: Have recruiters been bothering your kids?

PHOTO: Waaaah! I said this session is OVER OVER OVER!!

Why Doesn't the Press Ask Ken Mehlman A Simple Question

Let's Play Six Degrees of Joseph Wilson >

EPIC 2014: Googlezom

Al Franken on Letterman right now!!!!

NPR is not our friend

So the GOP is offended by being called mostly white christians? Why?

WaPo: Bush's Approval Rating 43 %.

Hey y'all. Check out Randi Rhodes' special webpage!

Sensenbrenner's stunt today was certainly planned. So what was the intent

BREAKING: One of three young suspects detained in Aruba confesses to kill

Rice, Powell - "Saddam Could Stay In Power" Wash Times 10/21/2002

My letter to a Bush supporter...

BOOK TV Schedule June 11-13

Neverland is across the road from an elementary school??

Is Shrub afraid of Howard Dean?

Need help please--I screwed up

474,033 Signatures. Is Yours One Of Them?

Know your BFEE: Hitler’s Bankers Shaped Vietnam War

Global reporter living in Washington D.C. ,$585 per month health insurance

Protocol offers no guarantee: Canucks still at risk internationally

Bodies Found in Car in Sonoma County

dup - delete

LAT: Private Companies Want Piece of Prescription Drug Action

Supreme Court Justices Make Side Money

Laguna Beach slide is still moving

Halliburton seeks to resolve Kazakh probe

Bridge march rips Brooklyn development

Shootings may lead to security guard curb (umm, right)

General College Eliminated in Restructuring Plan (MN)

Mugabe opponents admit strike failure

AU welcomes Ethiopia's non-violence pact after deadly violence

Philippine police clash with anti-Arroyo protesters; 12 injured, ..

Haitians in U.S. said they should get former dictator's bounty

GOP Chairman Walks Out of Meeting (patriot act meeting)

Hotel Fire in Southern China Kills 30

Britain treated terror suspects `inhumanely'

Charest won't rule out notwithstanding clause (Canada)

Sean Penn in new role at Friday Prayers in Tehran(Warning: Smear Piece)

N Korea says it has enough bombs to defend against US

Former Nebraska Senator Jim Exon Dies

LA Times: Memo on 9/11 Plotters Blocked

National guardsman from Scituate killed in Afghanistan (MA)

NYT: Hodgkin's Returns to Girl Whose Parents Fought State

Guard, Reserve Monthly Death Toll at High

Maxine Waters says Noriega is undermining Democracy in Haiti

Gallup: Public Confidence in Newspapers, TV News Falls to All-Time Low

NYT: Army Recruiting More High School Dropouts to Meet Goals

GOP senator says U.S. should consider closing Guantanamo prison

NYT: Democrats List More Names in Inquiry on Bolton's Access

WP,pg1: NASA Chief to Oust 20: Shake-Up Linked to Mars Initiative

Contractor Says Marines Abused Him in Iraq

WP: Cultural (Native American bolo) Tie Gets in the Way Of Graduation

WP: Michigan H.S. Students Defend Gay Rights (amazing story!)

Britain Accused of Creating Terror Fears (Along With US)

U.S. National Academies fights evolution controversy

Minutemen’ gear up for mainstream movement

Climate Report Editor Resigns (no scientific training,from Petroleum Inst)

NYT: Grisly Effect of One Drug: 'Meth Mouth' (in rural South and Midwest)

USDA: Animal Tests Positive for Mad Cow

A solid wall of fuck

Audio/Video Tech Heads....Question(s) for you......

MSNBC just called Tucker Carlson "a man" and "a legend." He's NEITHER.

Kippers are?

This is a bit disturbing...

This might be old....but a friend on another site posted it

Bet you don't know what a Phallustolic society is?

I didn't make it to work today

Why such heated Stryper discussions lately?

Does any one remember a drink called Pomac?

Kid's gonna grow up to be a freeper (pic)

So I'm tracking my wife's bus online.....

Comedy Gold: "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka" on BET right now

Iraq-US labor peace & solidarity logo. What do you think?

I have have three cute guys on my bed right now. *PIC!*

"MacGyver" Boss Dies

"Oh, the days of the Kerry dancers..."

Does anyone remember a drink called Potomac?

Chicago Loungers: David Cross at SONOTHEQUE tonight!!!

I'm listening to the Spice Girls - got a problem with it

Would you ask an old boss...

LOL! On the news just now

Army divorce rate increases dramatically.

I have a Ghost in The Shell question

this morning, I think I was suicidal.

Having asperger's sucks.

Post here and up yer post count.


My 600th post is coming! Ask me anything!

My mother is SOOOO embarrassing

Have you ever given your old boss a referral?

My son thinks this toilet is cool.

Cripes. 5+ DUI's!

Back from the wilds

I think I just saw a hooker in my neighborhood...

Stripers are.....

Cubs Spanked The Red Sox!

Who uses Stumble Upon?

Dave Letterman and Bush

I'm a klutz

Looks like Jimmy Buffet was "Wasted away in Margaritaville"

You know, as a father... all you can hope to be is "Mac" from Rocky


Richard Cheese

Don't tell JimmyJazz, but now I'm listening to DJ Jazzy & the Fresh Prince

Did I just book a hotel in the ghetto?

I hate the fuckin' meteorologists in my state.

Cigarette Smokers That I Hate

Hi. I just ate

Disco Inferno! This is my 600th post!

after work i went to have my brakes checked.

Curb Your Enthusiasm episode "Crazy-Eyez Killah" on HBO now

Kama Sutra is on!

Going to NYC in three weeks...anyone need anything from the Keys?

What is the deal with Philadelphia?

What the hell causes static?

'Blade Runner' on IFC

SCTV is coming on TV Land at midnight tonight

Dog lovers whose dogs love a ride-in-car: Great bumper-sticker idea!

I hate it when no--one gets my jokes.... but an interesting story was told

My beloved Pirates are about to have a better record than the Yankees.

Remember the movie, "Being There" with Peter Sellers?

This new seatbelt law for bicycles that's slated for '06 really upsets me

Post good torrent search engines

Is there a way to change your screen name?

I know this poll will start a flamewar but we have to debate it....

I need a Cross bike.

"Into the West"

But not me baby, I'm too precious so ?????

On Jerry Springer, the one thing that perplexes me is how...

My 300th post! Let me ask you anything!

OK! Here's a question for you! Where was this pic taken?

Which band is the lesser of the sum of its parts?

Cottage Cheese and Ketchup was Nixon's favorite food?

"Primer" the movie--anybody seen it?

My kid is preparing dinner tonight.

Are minivans as bad as SUVs?

Songs from good musicians that you don't like

Need some help!

Parents : How often do you tell your kids : don't leave w/strangers ?

Can you even IMAGINE a US paper putting this in their paper?

Serious question about U.K./North American differences...

What's the most romantic thing anyone ever did for you?

Library Cats' World Map

Post here and I will respond in a joke.

Al Franken on Letterman

I dodged two fucking Tornados today.

SERIOUSLY - the MOST AMAZING Ossuary you will ever see.

Takin' A Ride

"The day My Butt Went Psycho"

I Miss the Big Dawg.....

The new Howard Dean anthem and the fighting democrat anthem

Someone keeps telling me that I am ugly!

Bet you don't know what Philatelic society is?

itunes political mix. what say you? i need help

Happy Birthday Dookus!

I Bought A Cheap-O Classical Guitar!

Fundy Honda.

Associate freely...

I saw a license plate on a Hummer today that is a fine example

I'm listening to The Killers

Part of me died today

Phillies-Brewers playing one heckuva game tonight.

Giambi booed hardcore at Busch Stadium

I really like my girlfriend

Grossly over-paid mediocre team Vs Slightly over-paid Great team

BTW, some idiot on DKos issued a challenge

I was amazed tonight. At a dinner with some fervent and active Dems

Flower pix break.... "Water Reflections" time......

KOEB 6-10-05

I don't have a TV...whats the Sensenbrenner hooplah?

Maryland Republican makes hateful comments

Texas high court tells TAB to give up donor information (TRMPAC)

What if, instead of DSM, it's Coingate that brings Bush down?

PA hearing on cspan1.worse than I thought

Maybe We Should "Run" With Dean's Mouth!!!

NPR: Straight Talk About Howard Dean & the Future of the Democrats

Nice letter to the San Diego Union Tribune

Must we repeat every right wing smear that we read?

DailyKos: Awaken the MSM: Downing Street Memo Alert (6/10)

Repost: Who are the Top 10 Gutsiest Dem Leaders?

Don't miss Dean on C-Span 10 am Saturday

Letter to Sensenbrenner

PNAC Pawn Tries to Spin DSM

Write to the papers NOW about baby Sensenbrenner

could this be more bullets for the smoking gun?

Shame on you George and Jeb for your hurricane photo ops

I would think that the Dems in Congress have enough evidence,

Senselessbrenner hearing on C-SPAN now!!

I think I may have a solution for the Military to up their recruitment . .

At the risk of being flamed... sensenbrenner

Houston Chronicle editorial on the DSM today.

Outsourcing: had enough yet?

"State Sponsored Civil War ," Dahr Jamail

When will *'s approval rating drop below 40%

Dean's appearance has media in a sweat

Thank you, Mr. Sensenbrenner.

I've seen it mentioned that Sensenbrenner broke the law...

I had a conversation re: recruiting and the world in general at lunch...

trend-spotting with EIRS and VerifiedVoting (edited repost)

GAWD I felt great this time last year!

Bush Impeachment Effort Reaches Georgia

Dean's Democrats Remain Pathetic

Nobody has the 2008 nomination "sewn up" yet

DHS scolded on financial accountability

Novak: Hillary has the 2008 nomination sewn up

We should walk to the White House with Conyers

Action Alert, package to sensenbrenner

Senssenbrenner's Replacement - Bryan Kennedy

It's high time to give Ted Kennedy the credit he deserves...

Mark Fiore's latest | Pain Man

Poking Sticks at a Beehive

One Nation, With Niches for All (the 'choosing/choice' society)

Rumsfeld Seeks to 'Peddle' American Weaponry By Criticizing China

Canada’s Supreme Court sanctions drive to dismantle public health care

Patriotism doesn't have to wait till July 4 (Flag Day)

Lies & dbl stds characterise US response to anger over Qur’an desecration

Bush Youth Brigades

Poking Sticks at Beehives - State Sponsored Civil War

PRO/AH/EDR> BSE, bovine - USA: susp. (02): tests

Kerried Away by EJ Dionne, Jr.

Russia Ready for Pre-Emptive Strikes to Avert Terrorist Threat

Gun-toting CIA high-fliers draw fire

How $200,000 gave Bush friend ticket to London (Times of London)

Norm Ornstein (Huff. Post): Bully for You (on Sensenbrenner)

Christian companies draw rising share of consumers

Frank Rich: Don't Follow the Money

Downing Street Minutes: Brits & Yanks Want Answers

Answer to gay issue lies in Bible

"Bush's ass is very close to being put into a sling..." (DSM)

"I don't care about the memo" - Robert Novak, CNN, 6-11-5

The BushCo and Republican spin doctors would like everyone

Nurses, hospital to resume talks (IA)

Qwest warns managers they may have different work in case of strike

L.A. Hotels Reach Tentative Labor Pact

Billionaires Battle for Business in Vegas

Sellafield rapped by EA over radioactive waste

Court blocks national forest logging

In the defense of tin-foil hats.

Is DU9/11 monitored by intellingence organizations?

Fuselage Debris on the Pentagon Lawn

What is that worn patch of Pent lawn in 9/7/11satellite photo

Interesting new thing I stumbled across today

Daily Show election 2004 coverage as a 3-DVD set

H.R. 1316, the "Make Congress More Corrupt" Bill, would affect elections

The Coverup that Cost the Election: Ohio GOP knew of huge loss in October

Bev Harris makes claims again that

HAVA question- is there a waiver process

New concerns about electronic voting machines being hacked

OVC Plans Proposal For Sacramento VSPP Hearing

Robert Koehler's June 10 column on vote suppression

What are the odds?



Are you all familiar with the rBr (Reluctant Bush Responder) hypothesis?

Wayne Madsen: Cha Ching (Lemme too close to Coingate)

Democrats RollOver in the State Leg:Play Dead

Janitors' contract talks fall apart; strike continues (San Diego)

Pictures from the Rove protest today

Photos of LA Demonstration against Ahhnuld

Does anyone have Cristine Crafts' E-mail address handy?

(Photo) PuraVidaDreamin's mom Protesting on 28

My computer fixed it's self over night, how'd it do that?


RFK Jr in Houston Monday 6/13

Protest at the KKK exhibit in Tomball

DUers getting together at Democracy Fes?

ROLL CALL: DemocracyFest in Austin

Tx Supreme Court orders TAB to reveal donor data

Here are lots of Photos of Friday's DU Meetup in Oshkosh

Bryan Kennedy's 1st Post on DU

man am I pissed!

Convention Reports - Delegates Check In

Rediscovery: "Christ's Entry into Washington in 2008" by Joel Pelletier

Skimming through the posts this late hour one song just can't running

RW Spin from Washington Times on Sensenbrenner

Panel on Anonymous Sources on CSpan2 NOW....

Building Iraq's Army: Mission Improbable. Washington Post 6/10/05

Is there a "Sensenbrenner resignation" petition floating yet?

War against Violence

Question because I am not sure of the answer

Terror allegations disappear from court filing

A question on coverage of the new Gallup poll, please answer if you can

I have never heard names called out for not being present

We now have 1,695 dead in Iraq & Afghani toll is also rising

How we can be heard on Roker/TV Morning Shows

Me wonders if Sensenbrenner's fascist outburst today...

just saw commercial for GM employee discount for EVERYONE

Car bomb on busy Baghdad street


Has the corporate media reported Sensenbrenner's tantrum at all?

Why Hugo Chávez is an illegitimate President (More anti-Chavez Propaganda)

The Rebels in Iraq have infiltrated the Iraqi "Wolf Brigade"!

Great quote to repeat from Rhandi update - 478,760 signatures for the Chimp.

Boy's swift action saves sister (things to teach your kids.... EARLY....

Howard Dean - live on C-Span 10:00 am - Saturday 6/11/05

The Caning of a Senator

Please do not eat any beef.Even better don't feed the children any.

Pick a God, ANY God!

Support Our Troops Petition

Jimmy Carter's call to close Gitmo gives aid & comfort to the enemy?

Suite Madame Blue

Internet Access Under Attack in Congress

If a young blonde woman went missing in Iraq, the war might get some

My email to Sensenbrenner "Shameful Display"

Meth Mouth - Nasty Nasty Nasty

Exactly how do the prisoners at Gitmo fit into 9/11 ??

did Oxyrush cohabitate with his first wife?

Over 6% of initially deployed soldiers killed or wounded in Iraq

A very touching, articulate series written by a 23 year old writer for

Sensenbrenner's home town paper puts his snit

FTC ends Chevron-Unocal merger opposition following accord on patents

Each time any American with decency wants to do some good,it seems

breataking display of the tyranny of the majority...

Intel planning to buy out Apple? . . . Cringely thinks so . . .

Almost Four Years Later, What are the "Lessons" of 9-11 bush refers to?

Indirect U.S. Talks With Iraq Rebels Reported


In case someone hasn't signed Conyers

Lineup for today's live streaming of "This is Hell!" -- 10am EDT

96 % of our 500,000 goal (481,510)!

Simple Question...

TX soldier killed ONE day before he was to come home

Are prisoners in Iraq labeled as POWs or Enemy Combatants?

Let's get a million signatures. Who do you know that hasn't heard?

Teen Missing in Aruba

Do those who earn more than the social security cap

Make gay people straight? How about making straight people gay?

Pit bulls go underground (banned in Denver, automatic euthanasia)

Alan Greenspan testifying now on CSPAN

Zogby Impresses Me

Did you ever think that maybe the war isn't about oil, but weapons?

Sensenbrenner is a prime example of why we need Dean.

The Hate language of Howard Dean

Thanks DU - I got two LTTEs published on national health care

DU is the only site I click on that gives me a pop-up.

one thousand, seven hundred dead soldiers later...

Was Conyers Point of Order after the gavel?

Lessons From House Comm on Patriot Act Not Reported

Wear gags to protest Repubs shutting mics off on the Dems at hearings!!

question re: Justice's Statue

I feel compelled. I think this DUer deserves special recognition

Sensenbrenner hearing on Patriot act starting right now on c-span (re-peat

485,000 mark passed on Conyer's Letter petition!

The Violence Against Women Act is why Fathers Abandon Their Families

Howard Dean...Cspan...Now.

Lesson #1: Find out what the Patriot Act flap is all about...

A thought

"We couldn't revive him, now how are you going to pay for this?"

I'm sure this is NOT going to be a shocker to anyone...Fucking Republicans

Rt 28 blogger, looking for sign ideas

Remember the 2 gay guys who took in all those poor handicapped and

Wounded Souls

Is it possible that not a single "wounded" GI has died from the wounds?

Huge disconnect between military and Republicans

Speculation On "Deep Throat" Motivations Is A Distraction

Why isn't Dean in prison for speaking out against republicans?

Christianity being pushed in dining facilities in Iraq (military)

Any video of Franken on Letterman from last night?

Outrage: Whistleblower blown off

Security Contractor accuses Marines of abuse in Iraq

to conservative wanting "substantive debate"

Equipment test under fire

I had to post this link here! Mad Cow Disease and Mad Deer Disease

New AP poll

"Friends of John Kerry" just called looking for a $110 donation

Sunday's Doonesbury is chock full of Bushisms

Where are the articles on how Sensenbrenner lost it and went delusional?

Senators Mentioned As Possible Justices

Help! What's the website that lets you

Regarding marriage: When Repugs put it this way how can you disagree?.....

Did I miss something?

Looking for short, printable recruitment forms

Do Republicans have some Romantic notion about war because most

Do you frequent a neutral message board?

Has BushCO Jumped the Shark?

If you knew you only had 1 month left

US kills 40 insurgents/US wants to pull insurgents into political process

Did Sensenbrenner's actions amount to "obstruction of justice"?

Bush Beware: Iraqi unions tour US with WMD

Anybody know how to find donors for various institutes?

When will there be a poll asking the impeachment question?

Let's Do the Time Warp Again-Tom Tomorrow

Let's Apply the Senselessbrainer Tactic to the WHOLE U.S. Government

Army won't get the needed recruits because self preservation trumps money.

The revenge of Baghdad Bob

4 Years Later

self-propelling X-band Radar floats on Gulf - hopes to avoid Hurricanes

Dismantle the Bush Administration

Have yall seen this spin on this story?


The New York Times Nails CLINTON-HATRED

Recruiters hope for economy to worsen. Bad economy helps Army recruiting..

Oops. The GOP really is all white, study proves it

Is Karl Rove a war criminal too?

what ever happened to that radio takeover story in Ohio?

The blog SpeakSpeak News

Considering all the things this administration

Democrats have to end their addiction to the KERRY Alibi - EJ Dionne

Is Cheney still the Administration Front man on terrorism?

Was it illegal for James Sensenbrenner to gavel the hearig to

Serious question about the number of Iraqi civilian casualties

NYTimes: Democrats List More Names in Inquiry on Bolton's Access

Are they preparing us for the draft?

Second half of Dean's speech on cspan.

How, When, and Where Did Bush Lie?


Does RNC actually stand for

Does your state have a democratic attorney general?

Bill Moyers and Phil Donohue deserve TV shows like NOW

DSM and the fake Niger document

Last Shot

Attack on Repugs is virtually ignored...

It's Guy James Time!!!!!!!

Is Dean the right fighter?

VIDEO: Franken catching O'Reilly in his lies

Caption this Cheney pic....

Help! I just noticed I'm rapidly approaching the ...

can they shut down Conyer's hearing like Senslessbrenner did

Am I nutz for wondering what country my kids will live in?


MUST READ: If Watergate Happened Now

The sound of one hand slapping (FBI 9/11 report)

Of GREAT interest to BBV opposition engineers!

Former soldier prompts investigations with Iraq stories, pictures

Congressional Petition History? Anybody know?

Some of the jabs our side managed to get in at yesterday's hearing

Stop & think: The # of dead in Iraq would fill four 747's to capacity

A good article by Paul Krugman

How we can explain to fundies how their position on abortion is wrong

FYI ......Sensenbrenner's Financial Statement

PuraVidaDreamins mom protesting on 28

Bush and 50 Cent, check it out ----->>>>>>>

NASA Housecleaning?

Is video of Franken on Letterman last night available online?

TX: Marine home from Iraq jailed for intoxication manslaughter (2 dead)

I vow to never answer or read another Religious post on this board.

"You and your liberal friends..."

Marburg.... WTF???? Are we too important?

Zappa. Once again way ahead of his time. (predicts fascist theocracy!)

QUESTION: Has the Army revoked the Silver Star given to Pat Tillman


Here's something you don't see everyday-Naked cyclists in oil protest ride

When do you think we'll get to 500,000?

O.K. can someone explain calmly why they think this memo....

Fewer than 10,000 to go to get to 500,000 !

did anyone get the link to the Recumbent bicycle article and pictures..

Let's face it, Torturing prisoners of war is just plain FUN!

Training an Iraq army and police force?

CBS' John Roberts is an idiot - last night proved it to me

Impeach Bush Now!

Dean Speaks for Me Petition at Daily Kos

Wal-Mart, Meet Prada (Wal-Mart planning to go "upscale")!

War is a Racket

Why the GOP welcomes women and persons of color.

NAZI TACTIC: Republican aide at hearing yesterday threatens court reporter

Remember Ellen Degeneres's Character in "Finding Nemo?" Too many are her.

What is an insurgent ?

Weird IM conversation, any comments?

"Sunday morning shows" ACTIVISM ALERT re: Biden & Feinstein

Interesting quote from Rush Limbaugh

The good news about Tucker Carlson's new show on MSNBC...

Radium/clock/nuclear bomb/terrorism question....

Has Political Correctness Gone Too Far

Rich: "a second-term imperial presidency that outstrips Nixon's in hubris"

Fahrenheit 911: Which scene angered you the most?

My response to a right winger former friend

gay teen comes out to parents . . . being sent to "straight camp" . . .

"Real" Liberal Radio-"The Guy James Show" at 7pm--Please keep kicked

3 Impeachable Words

Some campaign contribution info on "Tex" Sensenbrenner

Malloy Blasts the Centrocrats Re: Howard Dean -- MP3

We're turning the corner

CNN Capital Gang now discussing the memo

The Brits appear to be a bit pissed about Our Dear Leader's visit.

Police stun-gun 12-year-old(people surround school bus against police)

Letter I received (regarding my daughter)

Things Are Even Worse in Ohio than Anyone Could Imagine

people are starting to get pissed off

Did Saddam Hussein Have Anything To Do With 9/11?

A week of TOONS (Links)

Does anyone know

Am I a bastard for waiting to go house shopping until the bubble bursts?

Appeals Court Ruling Bans 3rd Party Candidates From Presidential Debates

Pictures from the Rove protest today

CARTOONS -- Bush In Freep Fall (Approval Down To 43%)

Headsup: STOP H.R. 1316, the "Make Congress More Corrupt" Bill

Conservatives, Harper both lose support: poll

Vancouver DUers..A few questions..We're thinking of moving up there and...

Trooping the Colour

Democrats, veterans press for extended mental-health care for servicemembe

Democrats, veterans press for extended mental-health care for servicemembe

Controversial general headed to Fort Benning (Wojdakowski--Abu Ghraib)

Democrats fear Secret Service coverup in probe for an ouster at a rally.

BREAKING: One of three young suspects detained in Aruba confesses to kill

Security contractor says Marines abused him and other contractors in Iraq

(Sen)Martinez joins call for examination of Gitmo(Fri news dump- sup Biden

Bomber hits elite Iraqi police HQ

Texas Mad Cow Confirmed

Wounded soldier's benefits, discharge held up by red tape

Democrats, veterans press for extended mental-health care for servicemembe

White Christian Nation?

Weldon's Candor Complicates Committee Post

Lessons From House Comm on Patriot Act Not Reported

NYT: New Asian Flu Outbreaks in China Raise Fears of a Mutant Virus

Aruba police official: Suspect confesses to killing missing teen

Business group must reveal data (Texas)

Rich nations agree to scrap African debt

Thousands Demand Ouster of Arroyo

U.S. to probe death of 2 officers in Iraq (possible fragging incident)

G8 reaches deal for world's poor

Ethiopian opposition leader under house arrest

Protesters, CU continue talks (Redbud Parking Lot / Cornell)

Janitors' contract talks fall apart; strike continues (San Diego)

Pit bulls go underground (banned in Denver, automatic euthanasia)

Date set for solar spacecraft launch

Major insurer pushes pill-splitting savings

Military looking for a few good medics (surgeons, RNs, and radiologists)

Two Marines Killed Near Saqlawiyah (#1696 & 1697 IRAQ)

Most of U.S. agency's anti-malaria budget spent on consultants

Olympia, Tumwater optimistic on their own supplies of water

Democrats, veterans press for extended mental-health care for servicemembe

US Soldier Killed in Baghdad Bombing (#1698 IRAQ)

Klansman Accused of Building Pipe Bombs

US Congress moves to squeeze UN (Hyde to starve UN of funds)

Jackson's Jury Faces Daunting Instructions During Deliberations

Former Lobbyist Leaves White House Post (yup...THAT lobbyist!)

Pakistan Rape Victim's Movement Restricted

Senator suggests shutting down Guantanamo Bay prison

How $200,000 gave Bush friend ticket to London (Times of London)

Bomber Hits Elite Iraqi police HQ (Wolf Brigade Infiltration)

Mississippians Wary of Civil-Rights Trial

CNN Capital Gang now discussing the memo

Insurgents in Iraq Go on Killing Spree

Arab lawyers join forces to defend Saddam Hussein

Kuwait seeks death penalty for Australian 'militant'

Rape victim anger at police guard (interesting pic of female guards)

Multiple attacks kill many Iraqis

Afghan Bus, U.S. Military Vehicle Collide

Conservatives, Harper both lose support: poll (Canada)

Convicted Sexual Predator Obtains Juror's Names

Man Pardoned by Bush Says it was Unexpected

Operation Lightning decreases attacks in Baghdad: minister

Former soldier prompts investigations with Iraq stories, pictures

In Iran, presidential hopefuls talk of restoring relations with U.S.

Political Crisis Ends In Bolivia

Plan to sell gold reserves worries some

Judge allows vacation before (child sexual assault) guard jailed

Campuses warn of cuts in research, MIT, others cite shift, slowdown in US

Officials: Fla. Men forced to work at farm.

Mississippians Wary of Civil-Rights Trial

Actor Chan apologises to Taiwan

Home from Iraq, officers consider leaving the service

Bush makes Texan civil liberties czar

Schwarzenegger to return $10,000 after all (Noe Coin Scandal)

American Troops Open Fire On Iraqi Police, Officials Say

Cheney to special ops: 'A long war ahead of us'

Hospital in embattled Iraqi city loses patients to fear (Tal Afar)

More in Congress want Iraq exit strategy, Unease grows as war backing fall

U.S. Air Strikes Kill About 40 Insurgents

Dean Tells Dems: 'People Want Us to Fight'

Cyclists bare all in oil protest (London)

Sunday Times: Ministers were told of need for Gulf war "excuse"

WP: Army Aims to Catch Up on Recruits in Summer (Need 10,000 a month)

My apartment totally kicks ass....

My apartment totally stinks like my ass....

Sometimes I feel like I'm all alone in this world and I have NO ONE SIR!

Hello DU it's me Oprah

Dammit! Something is screwed up! I keep getting these bugs. Anybody

Completely random thought about the difference

Has anyone else got a bug report from DU when they try to view

Wow.. Such a good rendition of a classic tale

Why does DU break down on the weekends?

Does anyone get a bug whrn they post?

Just got back from Stevie Nicks and Don Henley concert

Aruba Police: Suspect Says He Killed Girl

You know why so much "art" sucks these days?

You know why people strive to "read" these days?

Where are the music threads?????

I am the most pretentious person ever. You cannot top me. Try,...

The chair is against the wall! John has a long moustache!

Has Domino pizza suddenly improved?

Wanna buy some coke?

Every cop is a criminal, and all the sinners, saints. n/t

Just got tickets to see the Stones!

Another conservawacko has found DU...

Okay this picture just made me laugh hysterically

Kiddism on motion sickness

my first weekend single in awhile... i need some company.

Now I've got ear worm, but I like it!

we're gonna sing Finnagan's wake (Dubliners fans especially)

Is anyone not having the website bug now?

what is a bug?

One Furry graduate wore her tiger costume to walk across the stage

I just got back from the bar

I'm watching Fahrenheit 541 on TCM

I Heart Cook County(stroger) Hospital

Hey everyone I am pregnant.....

Emmanual Kant was a real pissant

But the picture has a moustache!

Who is the best duck ever?

Hi Lounge.

Have you ever moved off somewhere on impulse?

Did anyone else just experience a DU outage?

Lily The Pink

Who is the best fuck ever!?

May I impose for a moment to get your opinion?

So I told her to get her coked-up ass out.


Anyone going fishing today?

The Saturday morning Arlene thread

Is the F.B.I. bugging DU???

September '77

Anyone else getting bugs when you post?

Darkness at the break of noon

I remember when we used to sit

IFC: The Tasty Bust.

I am Gunnery Sergeant Hartman

(PHOTO) From

My mom's cat was attacked

I went home with a waitress...

Is this normal? I'm starting to dream about DU...

you can pick your friends, you can pick your nose, but you can't pick

South Korea's President Roh Moo-Hyun sits with the Short Bus Prez

the E entertainment channel is the portal into hell

Good morning, everyone! What's for breakfast? I'm hungry.

Land of the Dead-who's excited?

"Sacrificed Sons" - Dream Theater (GREAT song)

E! Online reports on "that unflattering bump under Katie's gown."

Do You Ever Logout of DU?


How do I not scratch...

Come Togerther Right Now over John Lennon

Enough of free association threads

When Matcom & DS1 get married, where should they register?

So I finally got an avatar and a sig. line

progmom on the radio...

Jara sang pick up the white courtesy phone

this film has been modified from its original version to include addtional


Smelts. Nothing but Smelts. No Jacko. No Tom. Nothing on Aruba. SMELTS.

One Night in Bangkok

One Week to FUNDAY (Saginaw, Michigan)

I have been stricken with the worst earworm ever.

Furry Dog Poop

lol! Poet Rod McKuen is a liberal!!

Jackman to Produce, Star in 'Wolverine'

"Father John Tolkien, son of JRR Tolkien, was a paedophile priest."

...ok, maybe the Lounge knows the answer

Send money guns and lawyers....

don't ya hate when you post in the wrong spot in a thread

In honor of this thread (link inside) - share your worst traffic stop tale

anyone want a yahoo 360 invite?

buddyhollysghost: I KNOW What You Did Last Summer!!

Anyone else ever seen "Sweet and Lowdown" with Sean Penn

Sensenbrenner's opponent registered at DU today....

I know sex threads are forbidden, but can you post poop threads??

In new york city? want to meet up?

When gay men see gay male porn

I'm feeling very ubiquitous today...

MSNBC: Nigerian e-mail scammers now cheating on-line auctions

Tea Time!

My cutie!

Video of Triumph/insult comic dog at M. Jackson trial anywhere?

a phone company for evildoers?

i'm feeling quite a bit less verbose today

What causes cats to twitch in their sleep?

Man Charged For Allegedly Trying To Feed Cat To Gator

Help me settle a bet here

Unique sayings you have

Haikus for Howard Dean

Mmm, spicy home fried chicken nuggets with Mango-Habanero Sauce...

Randy Jackson fires Raymone "of course Mesereau approved it" Bain

Saturday vocabulary fun: "myrtling" and "doulies"

"Clever got me this far... then Tricky got me in...

where the heck is bouncy ball????

Photoshop enthusiasts!!! Post your FAVORITE pixel.

Jackson's Jury Faces Daunting Instructions During Deliberations

Okay, how weird is this?

does anyone else never seem to finish a sentence when on DU?

Ghost story (joke thread)

if you've made homemade mixed CDs

Lynne Cheney Lesbian Western Romance Novels or Pre-Frontal Lobotomy

What is the name of the guy who played Alf's "dad"?

I never thought I would say this...

What song do you think almost everyone here will like and why?

Physco Dave and weird crap

I just fixed my old Zenith DVD player. Ask me anything...

I'm so boooooooooooooooooooooooored!

Where can I learn how to type?

From Salon...

How burn CDR or DVD+ or-R?

I stole this from GD -- Bush as 50 Cent


Ringing of Revolution

sundog's **spectacular spectacular * thread of dysfunction**

Al Franken on Letterman - video

Okay, post your deviated facade here

Saturday afternoon roll call.


Shot through the heart!

Magic URL rhythm shamen

Are there any Canadian ghettos in the US?

Help! I just noticed I'm rapidly approaching the ...

Hey let's form a Viking Heavy Metal band!

Decide, or else... Viking Death or Naughty Vikings

Under My Thumb

NYC meetup

What time is it?

Request from my kid: Will DUers tell him how good the STar Wars game is?

"You're against the war? So, that means you're against the troops?"

Three great videos

Lily the cat update

Of these scenarios, which do you want to have happen to you FIRST?

I won a free song from Mountain Dew!

It's too darn hot!

What's your favorite sports arena food (to go with the beer)?

God's punishment

Greetings from Pentium 4Land!

The Current Job Market in Tucson, Arizona

Do you feel life is fulfilling?

Sarah Brightman: Creepy or not?

Does anyone elses cat play bathtub hockey?

Will anti-flea medicine work on Squirrels?

What tourist sites are in/around the Cinncinati area?

Is anyone else going to see Def Leppard on tour this summer?

"Wheel of Fortune" might be the worst show on television.

I stumbled upon a particularly noisome right-wing site

Cats and Computers

progmom on the air - any jazz requests?

Nice kitty.

Should water balloon fight keep seniors off graduation stage Sunday?

My mom and sis are in New Orleans!


Cubs beat the slumping Red Sox once again!

Ok here are some pics a coworker and I took at work tonight.

What is the UGLIEST CAR?!

Am I the only one who sees the word fuck in this logo?

I have a stomach virus today

MSNBC: Against all odds, a hoop dream comes true

Girl in Contempt is drunk....should i fly to canada to give her company

Does living alone make you weird?

Moral problem....

What the last movie you watched? Did you like it?

It's 4:30 PM, and my husband is still asleep

"I'm a serious kitty!"

Cruise says Holmes 'digs' Scientology

List creative uses for dryer lint here:

Was I out of line in this situation (parents)

One of life's little mysteries

Meyers-Briggs type? ENFJ here.

Impeach Bush- I heard on AAR that the WI Dem convention

What type of threads draw you in to post the most (poll)

I've been drinking

Tom Cruise and Kate Holmes

Stories from the road

Need a T-shirt idea-Quick!

Afleet Alex won!

Let's DU this icky site's freeper poll: Greatest 20th Century Prez

7 removed, 2 added

Where's YOUR DU sticker?

So, when they make a movie out of all this, who's gonna play who?

Toyota Prius or Ford Escape? I hope to buy a hybrid by the end of the ..

Vancouver DUers..A few questions..We're thinking of moving up there and...

Big Pussy!

I've reached a parental milestone: My ex caught my son looking at porn

Help! What do YOU do when you get a bad toothache on a Saturday?

Let me in!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Scientology: Cult of greed in divine garb

What high school(s) did you go to?

I'm wacthing Home Improvement on DVD! Ask me anything!

MST3K quote fest! Add your favorites here!

wrong forum, i know, i know...but

Open letter to Jesus

What does the resurrection mean for your life?

Radium/clock/nuclear bomb/terrorism question....

Hoyay and Femslash

We must get a handle on WHY people are anti-GLBT

Despite New Faces, Patriots Still Team to Beat

We signed Forssell!

Afleet Alex

My dog is lying on the kitchen floor

Fascinating interview with Arch Crawford on Financial Astrology 6/8/05

How to have an effect and have fun at it too

California special election announcement

Recreational christianity

Why am I having to argue this point

If I'm Critical of Religion, Does That Make Me A Bigot?

How MA Rethugs see recruiting candidates (& Kerry '08)

Refutation of claims we should move to the far left

Sandnsea, did you see the DNC meeting today?

Barack Obama

While Bush guts SBA, rate of US entrepreneurship falls.



Sensenbrenner About To EXPLODE

I don't want John Conyers to solve all of the problems.

An excellent post that I can't take credit for:

Judicial nominee practiced law without license - URGE no vote on Griffith

Cartoonist Tom Toles responds to Iraq debacle and Army recruiting crisis

Will Bush create a "commission" to investigate DSM?

Democratic "tough guys" -- How it's done

Third Party eruption bubbling under the surface ?

'I can handle..."

Poll: Bush Job Approval Dips to New Low

I think Conyers would be a good president

Howard Dean is a genius with a brilliant strategy

Marginal GOP seats in the House

bumper sticker idea

Remember This? (bu$h in 10 Years video)

New David Corn analysis of the DSM.

A Tribute to the Dems of the House Judicary Committee

'Fox populi' at the SEC' Toledo Blade Editorial

While Bush guts SBA, rate of US entrepreneurship falls.

(CA) Governor ready for election gamble

Question about Sensenbummer vid: Who are his friends?

Can anyone help me understand Repub's blind allegiance to Bush?

DSM, what do we do next?

Revolution NOW!!! Paper ballots NOW!! Hand counts NOW!!!

Nigeria House of Reps. bans contracts with Halliburton

Re Downing Street Memo: Time for a full frontal assault

MSNBC: "Cheney to special ops: 'A long war ahead of us'"

Here is a list of current GOP senators.

NOW story on Chris Hedges Christian Fascism story

Republican newspaper has a sense of humor.

In light of Bush's falling approval ratings, why does he still have so

Dean on C-Span (NOW live ... 10:15 edt) n/t

Fun speculation aid for Dubya's cocaine bust.

Microsoft bans "democracy", "freedom","demonstration" in China

Lucianne Goldberg's husband died yesterday

republican-lite or just plain old republican?

Question dealing with 9/11

Forget The FBI, What Was Bush Doing Before 9-11?

Bush's Patriot Act Too Inefficient

While I am not one to mix religion and politics, it does make me

Dean Speaks for Me petition (from the forum)

Could Sensenbrenner's actions be considered treasonous?

The anarchy of unintended consequences

C=Span 1 replay of DNC Agenda Meeting - Dean - Now

Biden is keynote speaker at the Jefferson-Jackson dinner tonight in FL

What Political Documentary should I watch next? Advice please...

What are the odds?

House panel again tells agencies: Increase telework or lose funds

If we are the "maniacal fringe" what are the Schiavo nut cases,

Minuteman founder has nasty mouth - makes threats

Bush's Obsession with Syria, at it again....

DU Approval Ratings: Ben Nelson

Dean's Democrats Remain Pathetic

Do the wonderful people at,

Dean isn't the Problem (It's the Dems running for President) Vennochi...

I want to educate myself. Could you please recommend...

Yeah, I think Biden messed up. Maybe he's too old.

What blogs does the WH read?

A request from a soldier

Video......Jon Stewert "Cheney Lies"..TRUTH and Funny as hell.....

Robert Kennedy, Jr.: 'Endless Negligence of Press' Top Threat to Democracy

Conason..."The Last Laugh" ...Us Press.(Get the Salon Day Pass...FREE!)

"Howard Dean will fuck your shit up"

Howard Dean Speaks For Me (Petition)

If HR 1316 passes, the US will be FatCat Empire from sea to sea. Period.

Wesley Clark Opinion Poll

You know what pisses me off? Comparing the amount of $ Dean has raised

SF Editorial on "Bush and 'the memo'" calls for "intensive investigation

Why do working people vote against their own interests?

Looks like someone has dug up Bushie's cocaine arrest record.

Howard Dean Speaks For Me - petition.

"We Love Howard Dean" a Truthout perspective.

Meet The Press This Week - Nice "Balanced" Guest List Again

Go here & vote to keep Bush off Discovery Channel as Greatest American

Email your Reps to STOP H.R. 1316, the "Make Congress More Corrupt" Bill