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Archives: February 11, 2007

Feith in the Situation Room: Three Lies (JUAN COLE)

US anger at Goldsmith over BAE inquiry

How the 'security' charade plays in Baghdad

Operation Occupation: A Nation that doesn't take care of veterans has no business making new ones.

The Nation: Why We Love War

Can Israel Ever Be Wrong?

The Latest Occupation: Activists Nationwide Confront Congresspeople about Military Funding

AP: U.S. Soldiers Kill Halliburton Employee.

NYT editorial: Teddy Roosevelt? No, Secretary Kempthorne, Bush is no T.R.

Governor: Oregon has no 'climatologist'

Ecuador to take Colombia coca spraying feud to World Court

Japan pushes whaling as consumers' appetite fades - Reuters

Australia managing their water crisis well

Global warming threatens double-trouble for Peru: Shrinking glaciers and a water shortage

Israel PM aide suspended in corruption probe

Potentially interesting documentary on CNN right now

Pelosi Recommends Members to House Administration Committee (ER Legislation)

Saudi arms corruption case goes to Europe

AP: Padilla Asks for Delay in Hearing

Al-Qaeda praying for Obama win, says (POS Aussie) PM (Howard)

Congress Finds Ways to Avoid Lobbyist Limits

US Commerce Secretary to visit India

Fatal fire in South Korean prison

Dems Seek to Limit U.S. Iraq Involvement

Bolivia's Morales nationalizes smelter

Macalester (College) looking into party involving KKK costume, blackface

U.S. set to assert evidence against Iran

Peru leader quizzed over killings

Colombian paramilitaries rearming after peace deal

Former CIA employee said to have mental disorders sentenced

Howard blasts Obama (Aussie PM)

Turkmenistan votes for successor to late dictator (AFP)

Iran arrests top Al Qaeda men

Obama's Campaign Theme Song should be...

Hush you ingrates I'm watching "Scrubs" on Comedy Central

The United States of Whatever

Calling on bored Photoshop-whizzes who don't mind vain mindless projects.

I hate you.

Should I dance on the tar at Coyote Ugly tonight?

I am ambivalent about you

I Need You!

I Want You!

I Lust You!

Ever notice how "Hotel California" - the album - tells a story

I feel pretty,

I've decided to never, ever EVER get my hair cut in a saloon again.

Those people who were raving about Oasis....

I want you to want me, I need you to need me...

Starry starry night.

You're here,there's nothing I fear.

writing a fundraising pitch letter. blech

Kinda drunk. What's everyone drinking tonight?

My husband is coming home tonight!

I'm going to the store

Where is Bertha?

New Blog Site

My daughter is having her 17th birthday party....ohmygod!

Feelin all right, a llittle drivin' on a Saturday night.

The avocado poll has done better than every thread I have posted since...

What is a reasonable hourly rate

Saw Children of Men today

I'll keep holding on.

Extreme ways are back again

Any stone roses fans in da mix?

Tiki Barber is no barber.

I read many years ago that "Daniel" was about the loss of a brother in Viet Nam.

So I was in GD for a few minutes, and I have to ask this:

The Raven

And now, a picture of my nips.

I made waffles for supper and discovered we were out of store-bought syrup!

She just didn't know,I would really go...

Haikus for Lisa Nowak

Airline pricing is crazy

My cat just told me to fuck off, he will NOT eat raw meat.

Did you know that you can actually make someone love you?

good night my good people

Prepare... for the Chaucer Blog!

Doesn't RevActs have a birthday coming up very soon?

Tears for Fears is better than Oasis

I must be color blind. I had no idea that Judge Glenda Hatchett of the TV show

James Bond Ultimate Edition set owners check in!

Should I stay in or go out?

Why do the dearmotors lock all the extra sheds in the Lounge?

I just watched Jesus Camp

I am now choking a huge chicken-- it weighs WELL over eight pounds....

"Prelude to a Kiss" is stuck in my head, folks.

I found a delicious cheeze-it under the couch. Should I eat it?

And now, a picture of my nads

Swami Beyondananda’s 2007 State of the Universe Address

"Shiny Happy People", followed by "We Built This City"

Where are you?

MMA fans!! EliteXC is on Showtime right now!

What kind of Flirt are you?

9,237 posts

You're an X-Man. What is your new nickname and power?

Ice Station Zebra is on Turner Classic Movies!?!

What do you think of "Mixed Martial Arts"?

I am more progressive than you are.

Valentine's Day Survival Guide For Men

I'm watching the movie "Troy" -- why do the Trojans have English accents?

I hurt myself today,to see if I still feel

cooking emergency question: Help!

OMG!!!I found three white hairs on my head!!

Friend, or foe?

Not a sex thread, I promise! But this is a Speedo bulge question.

De-skunking a dog?

Do you guys like my haircut?

Letter from my Ex...Karma is sweet sometimes...

OUCH figure skating accident. Not for weak stomachs....

I've come to the conclusion that some here are just full of it!!

Aalborg Akvavit

Actor Ralph Fiennes and Flight Attendant in a mile high sex claim

I am now cooking a huge chicken, it weighs a little over 8 lbs.

Intellectual property question: If I attend a lecture on an historical figure, takes notes and

For Anna ... my last post on her with love.

Almost everyone in Anna Nicole Smith's life should be ashamed of themselves

Are you a flower child?

"Prince's Super Bowl prancing was downright pornographic!"

Can Someone Cheer Me Up

I told off Al Gore at Barnes and Noble today

What kind of rock is this?

A Dozen Roses For The Lounge

I'm 53 and was diagnosed with severe osteoporosis today

***The Winter Photography Contest final round is up in GD***

New Episcopal Leader Braces for Gay-Rights Test

(Lutheran) Gay pastor faces firing -- or a reprieve

President Lincoln and God

There's going to be a very good MMA event tonight on Showtime

Here we go again Latest VA Data Theft is worse then reported big time

Need some help to get rid of a freeper

You are Cordially Invited

The Chimpmunk Administration LOL, This is funny.

Notable House hearings this week

Notable Senate hearings this week

Obama Speech replay on C-SPAN now

Sunday Talk Shows

The New Democrat Coalition in the House and Senate:

Dem Armed Services Chairman on Iran and IED's in Iraq

Anyone heard anything "Lately" about Ralph Reed & Gary Bauer

Can you do something about Racism and Injustice?

MA Homophobic State Sen "I'm being victimized here"

US ‘prepares for failure’ in Iraq surge

Remarks by Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz, Michie Stadium, West Point, NY,

MUST SEE: Barak Obama's Presidential Announcement Video

If I were Al Gore, I would not run for President

Video of Barack Obama's announcement today.

Bush: Interested Observer?

Robert Cray/Aiden Delgado video

Predict the chances of US attacking Iran before Bush leaves office

Elie Wiesel roughed up at peace conference... this liberal is seeing red

Harry Reid May Be Getting Ready To Sue AP & John Solomon

Priest accused of spending $300,000 of parishioner's money

No More Offensive Messages -> Homework.

Cheney’s To-Do Lists, Then and Now (NYT)

May I present...

Damn! Plastination.

Raw Story: NYT article appears to violate policy on using unidentified sources;

My Excellent Adventure in Springfield to See the Obama Announcement.

I really HATE CSPAN callers

if you have Link TV-Bill moyers is giving a great speech on media puppets

Frank Rich: Stop Him Before He Gets More Experience

44th POTUS Race -- Wide Open with No Incumbents

Over at Jim Robinson's FreeRepublic....

Quickest way to shut down a Climate Change doubter

To think I use to like John McCain????

GI valentine to Cheney - "i can't wait for you to come to Iraq so you can suck

Hey.. A question. Any DU Bible readers here tonight?

looking for ideas..what should my 66th LTTE be about?

Rep. Rohrabacher(R-CA): Global Warming May Have Been Caused By ‘Dinosaur Flatulence’

Oh hello: Did Bush re-allocate funds intended for Afghanistan on Iraq?

I get doom and gloom feelings in my stomach fairly regularly, but they pass... not lately.

De-escalate, Investigate - and Impeach Cheney First

Clinton/Obama Edwards/Kucinich Gore/Clark...pick a ticket

Gore/Clark 08! n/t

Holy chit man!

My Fear About Iraq

Americablog: Is Harry Reid Getting Ready To Sue AP & John Solomon?

The Iraq War is Cold Blooded MURDER

investigation announced on CNN about Paloci, she never flew in it like Hastard and the child molester

The Politics Of The Man Behind "24" from The New Yorker

Why is it when some DUers disagree with a point ....

Question - What organization supplies our troops w/body armor & is looking for donations?

The "color of water"...the color of wind.

Aldous Huxley - poet and a prophet.

Do you think it is possible to split up the reich-wing voters

Keep on marching!!! Scream and Shout at the Pentagon on March 17

CSPAN2 NOW: United States v. George W. Bush et al. 10 to 11:30 pm est


It's my Birthday and I want someone Impeached or Jailed, is that too much to ask?

Stephanie Miller or Randi Rhodes?

Of late, I've been obsessed with Queensryche's "Operation Mindcrime" CD, even waking up with

Told off an Al Gore detractor at Barnes & Noble today!

I personally think Obama's Christianity is a great thing.

So called repressed people who decry bigotry really irritate me, so I just want to withold support

Who here would like an Impeachment Forum?

We need to get control of the message or at least end Republican control of it

Oy Fucking Vey !!! - Regarding Joe Lieberman, According To Joe Klein...

VIDEO! Al Gore's Speech At Constitution Hall on Restoring the RULE of LAW!

American Prospect: Bush's campaign to pin the Iraq quagmire on Iranian meddling won't wash.

Davimpa was born poor and black.

The Cat killers from Halliburton :grr:

Been Thinkin This For A While. You Know What DU Needs Just Once; Just For A DAY?

CIA Analysts: Over 50% Of Bush's Iraq War Justifications Untrue

SNL just eviscerated Dick and Lynne Cheney in the opening sequence

Has the DU Community forgotten political R-E-S-P-E-C-T?


We better learn about PNAC...

Dems united on Iraq bill, but divided on Iran

Similarities The end of the Afghanistan occupation was the arming of the Muhajadin with US stinger

A Rusty Toyota, a Mean Jump Shot, Good Ears

Have you seen this?

New Blog Site

Hillary and Rudy could wrap it up this year

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg addresses law students

Kucinich or Mike Gravel? Who'll Stop the War(s)?

I Like ALL Of Our Wonderful Democratic Candidates!!!

Cry-baby politicians continue to whine about working 5 days a week...

Ron Paul: "Unproven charges against Iran eerily reminiscent of the false charges made against Iraq.

Gates: the second carrier group was meant to “reassure our allies as well as to senda signal....

Would Hillary have voted for war if her daughter's life was on the line?

Rice Denies Seeing Iranian Proposal in '03

Elmer Gantry is on about evangelical preachers? Great movie.

When will Congress vote on the Iran War Resolution?

Al Gore Will Run!!!

Mods, we need to bring back the Primary Forum

Bush Is Blowing OUR Tax Dollars

John Murtha knows how to defend the Speaker

Everything you Wanted to Know about Doug Feith and Stuff You Didn't, here...

I am so disgusted with Hillary's lies...she repeated the worst one today in NH.

Standoff at Domestic Terrorist compound uses new tactics by cops

Sex and Torture in America

Some Say ....Neither Hillary nor Obama will be Nominated

I'm going to host an Obama fundraiser... I need good theme ideas?

Hillary Clinton's statements in N.H. Actual quotes.

The IWR vote was a vote on whether or not to go to war no matter what Hillary says! Listen to Byrd!

Kucinich: Speech shows Bush is preparing attack on Iran

U.S. Forces Almost Ready For Iran Air Strike, Say Sources

The Science Of Evil And Its Use For Political Purposes (Carolyn Baker)

Eyewitness: Watada Judge Panicked and Bailed By Gustav Wynn

William E. Odom: Victory Is Not an Option, The Mission Can't Be Accomplished -- It's Time for a New

Democratic Voters Growing Impatient with Congress

Britain needs a declaration of independence from America

Newsweek:Rumors of War

Oil industry finds hot rock resource by Tyler Hamilton for The Toronto Star

"...what do we call an executive who continues to bank fortunes on a losing marketing strategy...."

Toronto Sun: Squandering billions in Iraq while U.S. suffers

Noam Chomsky: The US says it is fighting for democracy - but is deaf to the cries of the Iraqis

Two year, billion dollar campaign and the McCarthyistic bind.(2008)

War: It's just a pretext away (lessons from Yugoslavia) (Mickey Z.)

Juan Cole: NYT Falls for Bogus Iran Weapons Charges -- Repeat of Judy Miller Scandal

Victory At Hand by Jane Smiley for Huffington Post

Viagra's reign in Spain is manly on the gain

The Big Idea (Hal Cohen)

Matt Price: Howard goes in hard over Os(b)ama

T.R.? He’s No T.R. (Teddy Roosevelt) Editorial at The New York Times

Fake bloggers soon to be ‘named and shamed by Sam Coates The Times

The Limits of Tolerance

McCain criticizes Europe on Afghanistan by Kristen Roberts - Reuters

Bangladesh cabbie is toast of NYC {Returns $500,000 worth of diamonds}

How Giuliani Will Help Elect the Democrat

Osama bin Laden meets Pat Tillman (Mickey Z.)

Of Illusory Democracies, Rogue States, and Accelerating Humanity’s Demise (Jason Miller)

The Nation: Will the Watada Mistrial Spark an End to the War?

Do NOT make Elizabeth Kucinich mad

WaPo: Victory Is Not an Option, by Lt. Gen Odom

An explosion of disbelief - fresh doubts over 9/11

"Historic, Strategic and Moral Calamity" - Brzezinski's Damning Indictment

Study concludes no-till farming in corn belt states can produce significant Carbon sequestration

To really get an education on biofuels go to this link -

Rep. Rohrabacher: Global Warming May Have Been Caused By ‘Dinosaur Flatulence’

This governor's legacy runs on clean energy

Ohio landfill may be on fire

Storing wind power in cold stores

Power plant: Is Arundo Donax ("e-grass") the answer to our power problems? (FL)

Stop Calling It Global Warming

Going Solar Isn't Easy in The District (of Columbia)

Nature Magazine's IPCC special

Biggest Chinese coal mining company plans huge coal to liquids programme

Schatz Center readies hydrogen station (Humboldt Univ., CA)

(NV Gov.) Gibbons' coal-to-liquid fuel plans not without problems

Warming Threatens Double-Trouble in Peru (Cordillera Blanca glaciers)

PA Gov. Rendell Urges Bush to Restore Funding to Nation's First Coal-to-Liquid-Fuel Pl

Europe Fights to Save Its Fish Stocks

TXU Giant Coal Power Plan Would Foul Dallas - Fort Worth Area's Air - Star-Telegram

Marsden B (coal fired plant) derailed by (GHG) emission rules (NZ)

Nevada gas seen doubling by 2025; power sector to lead growth

Bar-Ilan historian's allegations on blood libels spark outrage

Expanding his mission

Digs, lies and the Mugrabi bridge

The Twilight Zone / Victims of the fence

Who is the Copernicus of 9/11 Truth?

Kevin Ryan debunks the official reports "explaining" the Wortd Trade Center collapses.

$90,000 to spend on understanding the truth about 9/11.

Must see video - Lead engineer for NIST lying about the existence of molten steel at Ground Zero.

Could a 911 truth push helps stop the run up to war with Iran?

The Desperation of the Truth Movement

Thoughts about this picture?

I’m Building a Skyscraper.

Proof the Flight 93 Crash Story Is Wrong

A lawyer calls them uncertified. A professor calls them easy to rig

BOE CHIEF VU OUT: Election Reform, Fraud, & News Sunday 02/11/07

§ 15483 Computerized statewide voter registration list requirements

Thoughts on Mandatory Audits: The Brennan's Support...and Question Holt Audits

Holt II to be discussed on Air American Phoenix by Land Shark, Palast also appears

Sequoia Makes Like Diebold And Gets Hacked By Princeton!!

Developer takes back Anna Nicole mansion

Diane Sawyer Is In Iran To Interview Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

KBR Driver Killed By U.S. Forces In Iraq

Australian leader: Al-Qaida wants Obama

U.S. Forces Almost Ready For Iran Air Strike, Say Sources

BBC: Iran insists on nuclear programme

Solace Found in Slain Soldier's Newborn

Republicans (Ne) also watch and wait for Senate cue (to run for Hagel's seat in 08)

140 arrested in Baghdad sweeps: US military

WiFi Turns Internet Into Hideout for Criminals

D.C. chat has Fahey (D-Ne) considering Senate bid

Twenty-three towns take up Bush impeachment resolution

Howard slams Obama on Iraq policy

Reuters: Dixie Chicks could bring political edge to Grammys

U.S.-led forces show evidence of Iranian arms in Iraq (Clever to announce

Auto insurers play hardball in minor-crash claims

Suicide car bomber kills 14 near Tikrit

Putin to make 1st visit to Saudi Arabia( Mideast tour after anti-US outburst )

US service member dies from gunshot wound in Afghanistan

WP: McCain Taps Cash He Sought To Limit

TV show to feature prison death case

AP: Derelict Power Plant Symbol of Iraq Woes

AP: Libby Trial Sheds Light on White House

Hagel (R-Ne) says U.S. will need moral purpose in a connected world

Bill to Honor Paine Stalls in Arkansas

CNN Breaking: US helicopter down north of Baghdad - residents

Reuters: Portugal abortion vote likely invalid

U.S. soldier killed northeast of Baghdad

U.S. launches artillery into Pakistan

‘US fabricating evidence against Iran’

Harvard names first woman president

Gates calls for partnership with Russia in security matters(one Cold War was enough)

Reuters: Four killed in south Somalia blast - witness

Rep. Hoyer: Vote on Iraq will be limited (& Boehner has a cow)

AP: Ex-Pentagon official (Feith) defends Iraq stance

Lawmaker says state needs prison in Mexico

McCain calls report on possible use of soft money a 'hit job'

Giuliani praises Bush's Iraq policy, foresight

U.S.-led forces show evidence of Iran weapons in Iraq(and it begins)

Obama blasts Howard on Iraq

Hey Lounge, aren't you proud of me?

Tickle me Emo.

and ever since then . . .

Did you know about Karl Marx's extensive family?

I just came back from the movie "The Messengers"

My fortune cookie said that my wife and I would be very happy together

I found a delicious dust mite deposit under the couch. Should I eat it?

Let's get this saturday night rolling!

May I interrupt this program to tell you: I will be 45 years old

And she lived happily ever after.

In two months from today, I'll be 40.

I am thinking about cutting my hair

Call me silly, but I love this song

Van Halen - Amersterdam on the Jon Stewart Show...

Lesser known anti-Bush music video

TCM showed 2001; coming at 3:00AM EST - STARSHIP TROOPERS!

Elite XC results! (SPOILER ALERT)

Goodnight all - getting an optical migraine

Goodnight DU

Wicked Game

G'nite, DUniverse..... sweet dreams 'til the morrow,

Quick, stop the sex threads - Peggy is here!

How to attract women - stop bathing!

When are those annoying Valentine's teddy bear commercials going to start?

What's your morning earworm?

If I Had A Stealth Sailboat

If you think you had a bad day.

6,124 couples kiss, break world record

A chain letter from Pickles!

Tell us what YOU think the grossest comestible is...

Admit it. In 1987 you got this birthday card

This will be my Valentine's day card this year

In my spam today: "Fast Cash For Christians"

car question: "Automatic (4 speed)"

Anyone ever collect 7up state cans?

Problem with Google Searching

like a rolling stone

mein dickie old chum

What if the Hokey Pokey really *is* what it's all about?

What media player should I use?

70 years ago today was the Flint, Michigan sit down strike

This is an Idiot thread!

NAME CONFUSION: How is Howard K. Stern, the lawyer, viewed by Howard Stern, the shock jock?

Questions for TiVo series 3 DVR owners:

i almost aspirated stomach acid last night

Dick Cheney Stars in Feature Film

My cat is snoring

another awesome Melanie video from 1969....

Something's wrong my toes are actually warm

AARRGGHH! I have work to do! I want to be lazy all day!

Coyote Ugly visit postponed until tonight...

You ever have that dream

Rhinestone is on!

People in your cars, I don't care what you think.

Interesting forms of ID

this has got to be the saddest day of my life

I found ephedra today, woohoo!!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 2/11/07)

Does anyone know anything about Japanese art/artists?

Who else likes the Soundscapes music channel on Music Choice?

Cooking question, need a little advice please

motown interprets the psychedelic idiom

Wow, I am 80 posts from 10,000

And now, Victor Borge and a friend will play for you "Hungarian Rhapsody #2" by FLizst.

what do you get when you cross an

And you could have it all My empire of dirt

People on your cars, I don't care what you think

HAHAHA! Worst line ever used in a diet ad on tv!

imagine yourself the dedicated director of a non-profit

Is everyone OK in here?

Here's a joke ( not too dirty) So there's this old couple and the husband

Pain, stress and anxiety suck

Old People

A Poem........thanks to RetroLounge for reminding me

I feel like a stranger here.

I've been here a little over two years. This is my 3000th post. Ask me anything.

Local news interviewed my CBA coach brother.

My 1000th post, ask me anything!

The problem with sculpture as an artform

I'm watching the entire Farscape series.

Here's a picture of a cat being rescued:

A Dr. Cox appreciation thread

Since the last poll was such a success, what should I get flvegan for Valentine's Day?

I carried up 3 flights of stairs, 80 pounds of weights. That beats your 8lb chicken...

Watching the Grammys?

Has anyone here ever been to Playa del Carmen, mexico?

My Aunt had two daschunds.long haired

Congratulations applegrove!! 20,000 posts

Singles: Is there any first name someone could have that would prevent you from dating them?

How Many Cups Of Coffee Do You Drink A Day?

Disney movies on TCM?


If Words Could Make Wishes Come True

Happy birthday swimboy & miwsher

Melanie performs "Lay Down (Candles in the Rain)" with The Edwin Hawkins Singers

I just saved a bat

Cold weather be damned! Name you dream vacation spot

Calling RevCheesehead! Great Kitsch site just for you!

Sad. So it's now socially acceptable to

Enforcing Family Values


Whish is most indicitave of an imminent apocalypse?

What Woodstock '09 lineup could partly make up for '99 ? My catchphrase would be: "Nothing Nu"

Another article about the couple having sex and letting the 9 year old watch

How to Write a Fugue...YouTube

Baseball's about to screw the fans again

Photothread Featuring STARBUCKS ANARCHIST the DU STUD!!!

60s pop rock youtube thread

Going to Miami Mar 5-9... Anything I shouldn't miss while there?

Music thread-Blow your mind!

What's the greater ethical sin in men's clothing?

Congratulatons greyl!! 10,000 posts

this should stir debate


End times for the Christian Coalition?

Redmond church faces fines for hosting Tent City (WA)

Website to Expose Sen. Obama Launched (From the Church Report)

Church Hopes to Break ‘Spend, Spend, Spend’ Wedding Culture (UK)

Complaint: TV probe made pastor kill himself

Dallas dudes who inspired Willie Nelson’s salute to gay cowboys usher in star-studded Aetheria bash

Support Rally planned for transgender Prof (Michigan) X post

Right here, e-mail the school district that pulled the film on family diversity

African Anglican bishop Ndungane pleads for acceptance of gays


Anti-gay Maoist Fag-Hag Brian Camenker Disrupts Gay and Lesbian Youth Commission Meeting

Northen Ireland, the "hate capital of the West"

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report for February 11: Two major events this week

Guess why Rush Limpballs thinks people are picking on Rex Grossman:

Arm Strength

I bought the book "The Secret" and I have some questions.

Anyone here use orgone accumulators?

Mercury is in the process of going retrograde


Alexandra Kerry To Direct First Feature Film

New diary at Kos

This is so true!

Kerry -Engage with Syria, engage with Iraq.

In case you still wish JK were part of the '08 circus.

Whadda Ya Think

Family Day 2007 - Georgia Capitol

All Americans Are Gay

Little Dickie Cheney

Cafferty- Bush Looted Your Money

(SNL) Weekend Update: Blackness Scale

Americans' war on geography

'Iraq for Sale' bonus scene: Blackwater...

The Clash 'The call up'

To: America From: Iraq

Barack Obama's Announcment - Part 1

60 Minutes 1998 Sun Myung Moon's x-daughter in law describes beatings from Moon's sinless son

The god gene - unbelieveable

Molly Ivins We love you

Privatized Warfare in Iraq (1/2)...

Not Ready to Make Nice - Go Chicks Win that Grammy

Kennedy on Democrats working with Nixon

Private contractors in Iraq...

What kind of rock is this?

We are the bad guys in the eyes of the world

Iraqi Arabs revolt over cash offer to quit Kirkuk...

Swami Beyondananda’s 2007 State of the Universe Address

The religious right will vote for Rudy because they care more about war than abortion?

A Valentine Greeting From George Bush

Where is the White House Chef thread? The DU search function is really lame.

Sounds like Nate Clay is wall-to-wall Obama tonight

HEADLINE: Carlyle Makes A KILLING With Defense Sale

"Prince's Super Bowl prancing was downright pornographic!"

TOON: Sunday's Doonesbury (Iraq - Not A Movie)

Memory Refresh: Inside Account of OSP & Feith Fabricating the Case for War

I would rather live under a 'Sex Pistols Administration' than the 'Bush Maladministration'!

My LTTE to the NYT Re: Michael R. Gordon National Congress Call-In Day Tuesday ("De-escalate, Investigate")

US air strike kills Iraqi troops

Anyone watching Smily on Cspan? and RE Obama

Addressing the substance of Sen. Clinton's Iraq plan.

Reuters: NATO chief sees Afghan insurgency smashed by 2009

I am more progressive than you are.

Wj this morning: Charlie Cooke

"Iranians have reason to feel paranoid . . . A hidden war is unfolding."

N.D. Senate OKs Cohabitation Law Change (AP)

Activists ‘Step Up’ Challenge to Climate Change

Solace Found in Slain Soldier's Newborn

Wait for the punchline....(TOON)

3,121 troops now dead in W's war

“off the camera news conf” saying there is proof that Iran is involved

13 LBN articles on Iran on page one...

Ever wonder what would happen if you put coins instead of a stamp on a letter?

Think Progress: Evidence Grows That White House Planned To Release Cooked Intel On Iran

Lincoln, Reagan, George Bush, and Giuliani

Help save PBS/NPR funding

U.S. contractor shot by American forces in Iraq...

Putin Attacks 'Very Dangerous' US...

Obama myspace page flipped to Hillary page on the day Obama announces

Charlie Cook? Does he or his work lean to the right? or left?

The importance of links

The Shoe On The Other Foot (Iran)

poorest of the poor fight desertification, warming

Oh you have to read this BS:

Did I hear Al Franken's last radio show on Friday, Feb. 9th?

Boehner BS-ING on MTP: "Pelosi Wants to Take her Family, Friends, Staff on Plane."

6,124 couples kiss, break world record

Washington Post.....Victory Is Not an Option........NIE declaration of defeat.

RADICAL FRINGE TOON Sun. 2/11 - wild blue yonder

What goes around, comes around.

I know that Saddam poses no imminent and direct threat to the United States, or to his neighbors...

My letter to my Congressman demanding Impeachment

Feith with chris Wallace on Fox news sun. Now.

Celebrate Darwin Day

Sombody please put the "This Week" roundtable out of their misery...

Weirdest LTTE...

Jr. wants Congress to give his adm power to set the standards for cars,

Top story on Fox this morning

Wyden on Wolf calling for diplomatic surge.

Need unflattering photos of Republicans

will the Sunday shows be discussing Thomas Gimble ?

Well, Those Idiot Journalists Still Refuse To Get It - Plame

A request for Skinner et al: Candidate Links

FEITH is being blasted by Wolf - "Lots of mistakes were made" (FEITH)

If we go to war with Iran

Yahoo Answers Cons displaying obsession over Bill Clinton

Pickles says George is a lousy Valentine.

Twenty-three towns take up Bush impeachment resolution

The word Redeployment concerns me

'America's mayor' praises Bush in state GOP speech

Some great panelists on religion debate, C-SPAN 2 now

Would you be happy if Congress passed NO legislation but, instead, focused on investigations?

Zimbabwe on the brink of total collapse

2008 Democratic Delegates Allocation Site

Snap back at a cold snap with a whipcrack, . . . then please come CAPTION!!!

LA Times: Updating Bush's spin on climate change

Dems: Propose creation of new Cabinet post: "Global Warming Prevention

Feith on Late Edition sounding utterly delusional

Gay Actors? Public OK but Biz Still Wary

I do not want a Constitutional Convention, I want a Constitutional Crisis

Curl up with a bonny book on cold Sunday . . . Then come CAPTION!!!!

Cornyn on with Blitzer banging the drums of war.

Auto insurers play hardball in minor-crash claims

1000+ evacuated from shopping center - heavy rain, flooding

Is the Big Ship America Sinking?

Boehner on MTP: "All of our allies had the same bad intelligence" - What a LOAD!

Charlie Cook is ignorant about the power of the internet

Iran's reformists want Bush to tone it down: He helps Ahmadinejad, "they are helping each other"

From this Month's Harpers, a couple of points on Torture and counterinsurgency

Kristol: Obama would have suppirted slavery

Why does * keep insisting "no war with Iran"?

Learning about torture from TV

Rudy was in California yesterday, some interesting responses to him on the news.

Troubles Grow for a University Built on Profits (Univ of Phoenix: 16% graduation rate)

U.S. sending third carrier strike group to Gulf.

Did you see the news today?

Where is East Greenbush, New York? Have there been any incredible snow amounts in that area?

States fund antiabortion advice

The very suggestion of reining in Cheney makes Bush laugh

If anyone can watch BBC news or listen please do so

TV show to feature prison death case

Valerie Wilson NOC Document

If Cheney admitted 100% guilt in providing phony intel, would it make any difference?

AP: Derelict Power Plant Symbol of Iraq Woes

4 year old toon that works today - sub Iraq for Iran

Listening to MacCullife on Blitzer... More of the same

Are We Even Asking the Right Question??

The Big Idea (Hal Cohen)

Viagra goes OTC in UK - Valentine's Day

Dick Cheney Stars in Feature Film

Save NPR and PBS once and for all (easy petition to sign)

In hindsight, why was Paul Wolfowitz nominated to be President of World Bank?

The following redefines American civility - be warned:


TO: DU bigot-defense brigade. SUBJ: Your mascot needs you!!!

Iraqis using Iranian weapons

Giuliani: I Want To Be Decider Like Bush

Probe this!

Are moderators Deleting Posts against Hillary?

Media Matters & Israel

Rudy has his head so far up W's a$$ that he can look out his throat

Terry McAuliffe....

Why are leftists treated like Freepers?

Ensuring soft landings for departing CEOs (big $$$ for getting fired)

How Many Cups Of Coffee Do You Drink A Day?

Wolf Blitzer lobbed softball by Doug Fieth and he didn't even swing??

Photothread Featuring STARBUCKS ANARCHIST the DU STUD!!!

Neither Capitalism, nor Socialism Made America Great

Reuters: Dixie Chicks could bring political edge to Grammys

Giuliani: I Want To Be President Like Bush - Giuliani praises Bush's Iraq policy, foresight...

"You go to the Democratic primary with the candidates you have, not the candidates you might want"

William Kristol would have supported slavery and DOES support killing innocents

NYT Flashback: "For Some, the Suspense Over Cuomo Has Faded" (Al Gore's Candy Heart "Maybe")

Ahead of Olympics, Beijing cleans up its 'Chinglish'

Bush's Budget- Death And Taxes- For Everyone Except The Rich

Christopher Dickey of Newsweek in Baghdad says military didn't make a solid case against Iran

3123 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

If you were in charge of Senate Committee, what witnesses would you call first?

U.S. ties Iranian leader to bombs killing U.S. troops. The IraN leader. I

Who, in your opinion, is the most dangerous man on the planet?

Has DU become a certain way FAR too often?!?!

FReeper post of the day!

U.S. launches artillery into Pakistan

Sunday Comics and TOONS

From African-American blogger: What Obama means to Black voters

Caption the wanna-be dictator

When even my Right Wing Republican Dad says its time to bring the troops home, its time

Do you agree with Putin's critique of US power?


Kristol: Obama Is ‘The Opposite Of Lincoln,’ Would Have Been Pro-Slavery...

It doesn't work, yet we teach it more and more...

Am I a racist?

Some opinion from TPM that makes sense. Odom, Hillary, et al.

It's not easy being tween, 10 year olds with eating disorders, etc

Seeking U.S. Health Care statistics

John Howard should be condemned

OK, so imagine this scenario:

SEQUOIA TOUCH-SCREENS HACKED BY PRINCETON; 'Gannon' Scrubbed from White House Website; MORE

Rudd at 60%, Howard at 44% in Australia

Pat Robertson: "Giuliani Would Make Good Prez"

Can Global Warming/Climate change be stopped?

36 Sure-Fire Signs That Your Empire Is Crumbling

Raw Story: NYT: Cheney expected to make 'historic appearance' on witness stand (developing)

I’m Building a Skyscraper.

Hee's baaack! (Newtie and bomb throwing)

Minority Report becoming real....

Free Republic flame war on Giuliani

Axis of Evil (one down, two to go)

On starting an Impeachment Group

Your thoughts about the confederate flag

Just watched Bill Moyers Capitol Crimes

Damn--Tim Russert looks like a damn garden gnome.

Headline: Dick Cheney Blasts John Howard for al Qaeda-Obama remarks

Obama is going to be on 60 minutes tonight

Bush blames Iran for 170 US deaths in Iraq - Americans blame Bush for the 2,953 others

one U.S. bomb on Iran and the regime we all despise will remain in power for another 20 or 30 years

Bush is banging the war drums on Iran - when will he attack?


More From General Odom: Victory Not An Option: It is a Congressional Myth!

Let's talk about Racism.

Gulf states load up - Americans run very successful public relations campaign against Teheran

Here is PROOF? Military link pics etc. of Iranian involvement.

Anna Nicole Smith Died. So Did Three American Troops.

General Odom: Victory not an option, mission can't be accomplished, NIE is a declaration of defeat

Juan Cole: Cheney blew off Iran's overtures to help stabilize Iraq in 2003

george and laura plan South American tour in March for "freedom, prosperity, and social justice"

Oh Dear: Faux news Washington post and usatoday lead with Iran

So are freepers really capable of understanding how traitorous they are?

Harvard has a female President

Is Barack Obama still boycotting Fox Noise?

Yeah! Mike Huckabee!

Biggest war and death budget in the WORLD

Obama Hoping To Quit Smoking Before Elections

The election will bring to the surface the misogyny and racism that still exists in this country.

Juan Cole: Completely Implausible Numbers are Thrown Around - Repeat of Judy Miller Scandal

Damn them all to hell!!! "...he was just 18."

Will Bush library be a target?

Directed at asshole Joe Klein: "You cocksuckers beat the drum to send these kids to war...

The Reich Wing Media Hounds of Hell. Who's the absolute worst?

Concering internet privacy at work -- where are YOU posting from?

what do barack obama, John Edwards,the pope, james dobson, & jerry falwell have in common?

"9/11 Press For Truth" showing on LinkTV now.

Hillary is the strongest candidate

CHENEY (1975): "Start FBI Investigation (Target-S. Hersh & NYT)-With Or Without-Public Announcement"

**A reminder: it was called the "Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution"**

Breaking on BBC: US accuses Iran over Iraq bombs

Florida Teens Criminals for Taking Private Photos of Selves - "Child Porn"

Has the republic died?

WiFi Turns Internet Into Hideout for Criminals

AEI hires Controversial Critic of Islam

US navy warned of 'suicide drones' (Iran)

If Obama isn't black, does that mean I'm not white?


Mother allegedly had sex with boyfriend in front of 9 year-old daughter to teach birds and bees "Impeach Cheney First" Petition

Escape From America (Joe Bageant)

Tonight! Dixie Chicks predicted to bring politics to Grammys

Obama to Howard "It's Easy to Talk Tough"

I find it frightening that Tim Russert is still on the air.

Beware the laziness.

Gates to Putin: 'One Cold War is enough'

Brzezinski's Damning Indictment

BLACKWATER USA Onward Christian Soldiers!

Why are RW'ers so spiteful of people on welfare?

White House ‘red-faced’ over Rove remark

If you're going to Church in the morning, would you please pass this information along?

And who forged those Niger yellowcake documents anyway and...

Congress Finds Ways To Avoid Lobbyist Limits

Stars & Stripes letters: Many liberals in the ranks

Impeachment on a plate - serve immediately

CNN: Versace says, " Hillary can't win wearing pantsuits".

Rudy vs. Hillary, DU vs. FR

IRAN IS NOT responsible for the IEDs used on our Soldiers: THE BUSH ADMIN IS!

Feith's OSP = Richard Pipes' & G. H. W. Bush's "Team B"

Jello Biafra on St Louis radio.

America's Poverty death toll rises by 5; Blaze engulfs 5 who apparently took refuge from cold

Giuliani: "We learned from Ronald Reagan that the way we achieve peace

Obama's Record in the Senate: 69 Bills Introduced as Lead Sponsor (MUST READ)

Who does Barack Obama think he is?

Show of Hands --How Many Saw This In the MSM News? How Many Knew About IT? LINK

My son just took off for Iraq again.

Democrats back massive hike in military spending

Breaking news from Baghdad - PROOF!

It's official: William Kristol is the dumbest, and slimiest person on the planet.

Which Democratic candidate can restore honor and dignity to the White House?

The 2008 GOP Iowa caucus results:

What do you think about this article?

Did You See the Obama Campaign Signs? Powerful Symbolism

GRAPHS: how many nukes do we have compared to any potential threatening country?

Snorkler shot in face

VA Bill to Punish "Forced" Miscarriages ---------

The, "I won't watch a show/movie because a Liberal or Conservative is involved" is just silly.


A Word About Critical Thinking

A quick word regarding that "bad intell" that "fooled" bush & his allies...

Howdy DU Buckaroos ............ Home on the Fringe

Boston Globe: "Told to wait, a Marine dies"

Centrist Democratic group in Florida...doesn't want party activists, won't cave in to party unity.

Attacking Iran based on “Fake Incidents” –an Insider Blows the Whistle – “Scoop”/Collins

Pot Prisoners Cost Americans $1 Billion a Year

Iran-Contra - Where are they now?

WHY exactly are we supposed to believe the "intelligence" on Iran is any more honest or accurate

Beware the TROLL BAIT! We need a NEW RULE re: starting threads

Is Rupert Murdoch tilting towards Hillary in 2008?

Romney's stem cell view may upset the right (Boston Globe)

Iraq Resolution Typifies Rift in Senate

Democratic candidates for President shouldn't be taking a stance on gay marriage

Iraq In A Nutshell

Republicans (Ne) also watch and wait for Senate cue (to run for Hagel's seat in 08)

Gates: I'll Move Troops Out Of Harms Way

Dumb and Dumbo (One act, two parties) (Mickey Z.)

Dollar or the Euro? Impact of Bush Foreign Policy

I am enthusiastic about Obama's run, but he shouldn't let people post their own blogs on his site.

John Howard chimes in on Obama...Johnnie's trying to replace tony as the new poodle

Obama in Iowa: "Courageously low" level of pandering, "wildly responsible" campaign

Care 2 daily action site shows off Obama with video and more

A thought on the next President....

Rep. Hoyer: Vote on Iraq Will Be Limited (AP)

Poll Question: Hillary started World War I....True or False

stunning pictures of China

I saw a GROUP of Republicans waving BUSH is a traitor signs etc...

Sen. Obama for President

Slate: Putin Provokes

"Believed to be coming from Iran"

The US Department of Peace?

Bush budget slashes Indian health care, education funding

Hill will make Bill and his administration's accomplishments a central part of her 2008 bid

The differences in Hillary campaigning VS. Obama and Edwards campaigning

Media Madness (a Liberty Belle editorial)

New term for hippocrite.......... McCainocrite.

Obama calls name recognition big hurdle

Methinks he does protesteth too much...

Obama Event in Ames: Live Blogging

Stinky's Home, and is supposed to avoid "stress." Should I turn off the teevee??

Declared presidential candidates answer, 'Where do we go from here in Iraq?'

AP: Libby Trial Sheds Light on White House

IWR -- I am so sick of seeing only certain candidates criticized for this --

AP: Libby Trial Sheds Light On White House

I'm way behind the curve here. I just watched Feith on CNN clip and all I can say is...

Okay, Here's my crazy idea for 25 million

Davy Crockett's Rules for Politicians

U.S. Attorney, NJ Legislature in high-stakes battle

McCain Taps Cash He Sought To Limit - WaPo Front Page

MSNBC Poll on Impeachment - Doesn't need Duing, but it couldn't hurt

No one can touch Obama's prescient view of the Iraq war

Right Wing friend says Valerie Plame sent Joe Wilson to Niger.

We have to learn to trust each other when it comes to the leadership race.

Say Goodbye To Civilization (Mickey Z.)

Don't forget Obama is on 60 MINUTES tonight. Come one, come all!

Damn Reid!!! He's too weak and easily out foxed.

emotion and reason in politics

NYT Falls for Bogus Iran Weapons Charges...Repeat of Judy Miller Scandal

Clinton uses term Obama got in trouble for

Question about Neal Boortz referring to Clinton as a rapist

Dumb ass John Howard on the attack on Obama already

Freepers are Imploding over Rudy

Things that just aren't true

Duncan Hunter NT

In New Hampshire, Clinton Owns Up to Her Vote on Iraq War

I just figured out I'm not really white.

Why I am running for an at-large seat on my city council.

Clarkies: What do you think.....

'Air Pelosi': Payback for 5-Day Week?

I love how Obama answers seemingly impossible questions from the press

From Sept. 2002, Gore on how a vote for the IWR was a vote for preemptive war

Mature Women Support Hillary

Everybody should read Hillary's IWR floor speech

Wow. Michelle Obama has a pretty impressive resume herself.

Twenty-three towns take up Bush impeachment resolution

Deadliest Weapons in Iraq MADE IN THE USA! Does this mean W. at War w/ the USA?

Unfucking Believable - Australia PM puts his two cents in our elections.

Steny "K Street" Hoyer sides with R-John Boehner when questioned re public campaign financing on MTP

When i have decided on a candidate to support i will build them up on their own merits

I hate myself for doing this poll, but I hate straw dragons more. Is Obama black?

Obama challenges Hillary on Iraq (AFP)

Universal Health Care: a worthly litmus test?

Why hasn't Clark announced any plans to run?

Dennis Kucinich might be a great guy who is very smart but...

None of these late apologists who voted for the IWR made any "mistake"

Hillary: I said I opposed pre-emptive war but then I voted for it

Where are the '08 candidates on IMPEACHMENT? Various supporters please respond.

It's time to finally put to rest the "Obama's not really black" meme once and for all

Interesting observations about Hillary Clinton

Teenager's jobs hurt as a result of Minimum Wage Hike

Hillary's model is Margaret Thatcher.

What was THE moment? Who was THE candidate for you?

Is the War on Terror a Hoax?

The United States vs. George W. Bush et al" and government as business?

A reminder in cartoon style of what the world thinks of our leaders.

DC EVENT.... March 17th, plans to deface the Vietnam Memorial ?