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Archives: May 17, 2008

Woohoo! Rachael Maddow is filling in for Olbermann tonight!!! Starts Now!

Seeking Perspective

Fear and loathing in the heartland...

Why will Rev. Wright be McCain's running mate?

Tieing the so called "war on terror" to the economy.

Obama up live again from SD...Sioux Falls

All Aboard The Double Talk Express

John McCain still thinks he has a shot. What would happen to Iraq?

Obama/McCain dust up leaves Hillary looking for attention.

Democratic Analysts are Going to Have to Start Speaking Up

Huckabee Talks About Someone Aiming A Gun At Obama During NRA Speech (VIDEO)


McCain responds to Obama, and then Obama responds to McCain

McGovern endorses Barack Obama

McGovern endorses Barack Obama

Oregon/Kentucky May 20 primary prediction thread

Obama campaign funds to reach $1 billion (!)

Another woman for Obama.

If you are an angry Hillary fan and want to take action for the campaign

Peggy Noonan on Obama and the Destruction of the GOP

Bush appeasement speech

Bush appeasement speech

When Obama wins...

Edwards Rules Out Vice Presidential Run With Obama;Not Out of Taking a Role in Obama Administration

The real math, approx 37m voted in the primaries, the population of CA is 38m.

Gravity Vs Helium. Evidence shows Gravity is BULL!

A look at Florida/Michigan from a different view. What would you say?

For the first time since 9/11, Dems blasted wingnuts. Thank you Obama.

"The Bradley Effect" -- watch out for this one (re: election fraud against Obama)

Power By Any Means: Obama’s Political Reflections

I believe Huckabee's apology

Rachel Maddow is hosting Countdown tonight. Looks like it will be a good one!

Hillary Opens a New Campaign Office in Portland Oregon

Anyone want to discuss the gang of scumbags McCain has surrounded himself with?

Clinton today told her "independent" bloggers to write about "how caucuses are unfair"

Clinton today told her "independent" bloggers to write about "how caucuses are unfair"

Faux populism -- the crux of US politics, and Obama's great danger in going up against McCain

I liked Hillary's attack on Bush today......


The Democratic President's To-Do List After Inauguration

GOP WILL Be Trying To Splinter Women From Dems In November, Using Hillary's Loss

Colbert assists Bush: 'Obama is a secret time-traveling Nazi Muslim'

Tonight's confirmation that Hillary is ordering her minions to spam DU seals it....

"Big Brown" -- did anyone else hear Pat Buchanan call Obama that earlier?

Rove slams Obama over 'bitter' comments, flag pin

If you are an angry Hillary fan and want to take action for the campaign

If you are an angry Hillary fan and want to take action for the campaign

Are caucuses unfair?

Are caucuses unfair?

Are caucuses unfair?

So did Obama congratulate California Gays? Just wondering.

So did Obama congratulate California Gays? Just wondering.

Hillary asks her supporters to spam democratic websites...

Hillary asks her supporters to spam democratic websites...

Missouri voter ID measure fails, saving up to 240K votes for the GE

If Hillary is the VP candidate....

Dan Abrams just now: "Huckabee has just now apologized".

We are so lucky,,,

We just don't know

Obama fires back at critics

Obama fires back at critics


You Don't Speak for Me Campaign!

It's NOT over! Obama should be campaigning hard in remaining 5 primary states

It's NOT over! Obama should be campaigning hard in remaining 5 primary states

Caucuses and Fund-raising prove Hillary has "SOFT" support

Bush fails to win Saudi help on gas prices......

Obama Rally Pictures

Obama Rally Pictures

About Barack Obama's supposed "cult"

Another applaud teh Mod thread! Thank you!

Another applaud teh Mod thread! Thank you!

New Math For November (WaPo Article)

i have learned that

Bush’s gift to Obama

Republican slogan - 'The Change You Deserve' (screamingly funny)

McCain stole Indiana for Clinton - Greg Palast

There was no video of Hillary tonight on cable TV

Question (that may have already been asked): Does Obama get Edward's delegates?


Ignore the McCain vs. Obama polls

Hillary fought hard. She has no chance of winning the nomination


Operation Turn Down: the growing anti-Obama movement in the Democratic Party

That will make you laugh your ass off.

Obama endorsement poll If Michigan=Edwards then Florida = ?

Obama endorsement poll If Michigan=Edwards then Florida = ?

Enjoy this day or lose the day...your choice DU

"It is the map, not the math."

For members of the Obama cult and Obama lovers everywhere.

For members of the Obama cult and Obama lovers everywhere.

Delete - dupe

Superdelegate wants to know which candidate you support

Hillary's opinion on the caucus process right before iowa? Anyone?

People voted - but it won't count!


Hillary encourages a blogger to drag her two young kids to 5/31 DNC rules meeting!

The "no Democrat has won the WH since 1916 w/o WVA argument" is nonsensical

Should obama declare a "cease-fire" on hot button divise issues this election cycle?

Obama Demanding Investigation over VA Email


What do you call a ANYBODY who would vote for McCain?

BOogle and a very interesting Obama site

Obama: I will debate Bush and McCain "ANY TIME, ANY PLACE"

Hillary thought the nomination would be wrapped up (by her) by Feb. 5th-NOT SO FAST!

McLame must spend 50% of his budget on Teleprompter support!!!

McLame must spend 50% of his budget on Teleprompter support!!!

When is this forum going to be renamed?

Bubba boosts Obama-By Andy Borowitz

An emerging constituency: Obama Republicans

Barring some last minute change, Obama to be in IOWA on Tuesday night.

Sen. Ted Kennedy is rushed to a hospital in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, a Democratic source tells CNN

Pity Party

Caucusing is easy!

I will allow this photo to speak for itself.

Why is the media pundits so focused on Kentucky then they are Oregon

What a difference a day makes!

FOX NEWS!!!! NOT covering Ted Kennedy in the hospital

To All You Fighting Dems... "You are so beautiful... to me"

Huckabee makes a joke about someone aiming a gun at Obama!

Protest and Rally May 31st at the DNC

What is the motivation at this point?

I Hope Ted Kennedy Is Well- We Should Lay Off Bashing One Another And Our Candidates Today

Hillary came to FL to proclaim victory. Yet Bill Clinton misrepresents Obama's ad buy.

Obama knows who his VP will be...

When the HRC campaign complains that they're being outspent 4:1

Open letter to HRC from a Wellesley College Alumna (re: Rose Law firm, Monsanto,genetic engineering)


Obama getting painted with the same liberal brush Kerry was painted with!

Obama will be back where it all started --- in Iowa --- when he clinches the nomination on Tuesday.

Sickening "reporter" on CNN just intoned

Could someone explain to me rationally how voting for McCain

Media's 'Political Deathwatch' Begins for Hillary Clinton Campaign

Ted Kennedy Rushed to Hospital


If situation was reversed, HRC supporters would not want FL/MI 'voices heard & votes counted'


Question for Hillary supporters......would Hillary be willing to take the VP slot,

to WV and southwest Virginia Obama Supporters

I got my first Obama fund-raising call today

How many caucus states are there? apparently they no longer count

Statements from Obama, Clinton, and McCain on Senator Kennedy

Bush should have shut the hell up: "Bush an Appeaser" from Egyptian press


Obama, back to Iowa

Billings Gazette: Obama's fans snap up 2,000 tickets in 2 hours

McCain & GOP Continue Politics as Usual with False Appeasement Charges

My bet: Obama and Clinton "leak" that he offered her the VP slot

Superdelegate wants to know who you would endorse if you were a superdelegate.

Obama on what democracy REALLY is, not the bill of goods that Bush Co. has sold us

Emily Litella on Michelle Obama

Channeling Beckett, Ionesco, Stoppard, Pinter, Camus, Genet, Albee et al

Why I HATE Wikipedia

'While we're choosing our nominee, Republicans are raising Swiftboat $$$" - DNC

It's been about 90 mins since the Kennedy stroke was reported and no statement from HRC & Co

It's the Map Not the Math. Hillary has finally figured out....

Canvass for Obama in Missoula, MT with actor Kal Penn (Kumar, of Harold and Kumar fame)

Stop the Appeasement! Divide GDP into Separate Subforums.

Hey - what happened to On The Radio?

If Sen. Clinton says that

Obama town hall meeting in Roseburg, OR (stream starting now)

What's the Frequency? Kenneth?

It's the map not the math...

Clay Bennett Toon

Ted Kennedy transferred to the Mass General hospital

The news pundits are talking about Senator Kennedy as in PAST TENSE WTF!!!!!

I hereby make it official: I will not be Obama's VP.

Stopping in on a beautiful Saturday to say:

At the 4th Congressional Democratic Convention in Raleigh, NC Today,

Obama leads McCain in New Mexico

Hillary has issued a statement --

Now I understand Obama supporters

I feel for the women who were intent on having a woman president

DCW: Florida and Michigan delegate status-5/17

10 reasons not to vote McCain. #1: McCain’s Budget Would Create Largest Deficit In 25 Years.

With Obama as the Democratic Nominee, Southern States can go for Obama in the GE

Sen. Kennedy treated after apparent seizure

The One Constant Sexist Comment Against Clinton That I Think Is Ridiculous

Holy Ceiling Cat, The Republican Party Is On Defense When It Comes To Defense

MORE THAN TWICE AS MANY Repubs who supported McBush3 in 2000 said they'd vote Democrat or skip the

Dick Morris: Barack Obama Has the Upper Hand, but John McCain Could Still Take Him

Democratic Leadership, please listen: Plea for Florida and Michigan

Will An Adult Finally Prevail?!

HOLY CRAP!!! on Cspan right now... Very neg report coming out on 5/22 re: Obama anti-Am/commy ties

There is a difference between being racist, and using racism.

Here is the audio of Hillary's conf. call today giving talking points to bloggers

Skirting Appalachia - The White Voters Hillary is winning

Gallup, May 17, 2008

News Media 'Political Death Watch' On Hillary Clinton Begins

Does anyone else think that the McCain's don't have a normal relationship?

Maryland Superdelegate Greg Pecoraro Endorses Obama, #294.5

TOON: Hillary as the black knight in Monty Python & the Holy Grail

What Happens once Melanin fades and Character shines through?

Obama snags support of Maryland superdel Greg Pecoraro.

Obama will wipe the floor with McCain.

Obama to return to Des Moines Tuesday - claim nomination?

I am impressed by how Obama and the Dems handled their first dust up with the repukes

So... I Missed The Propaganda Call This Morning From HRC.

Clinton supporter switches to Obama

Barack Obama coming to Florida next Wednesday!

McCain cannot win WITHOUT Hillary - The Right would mob the Polls instead of staying HOME...

Pete Stark Endorses Obama; Other NoCal Superdelegates Stay Mum

New York TImes/MSNBC Report On The Dying Clinton Campaign

Following Edwards’ endorsement, Michaud (D-ME) remains uncommitted

Over the top? or Just right?

MAKE CALLS NOW: Help Obama in KY and OR. Just log in and start calling!

The concern trolling must stop.

On the broad brush and racism

Sexism? No.

PHOTOS: BARACK OBAMA at a townhall meeting today in Roseburg, Oregon

My conversation with an ex-republican

The fullblown media assault on Hillary Clinton, Teresa Heinz Kerry and Michelle Obama......

Let's Spread "Rumors" About Michelle Obama

I will pave the streets with the bodies of Obama supporters!

Ignore the endless Hillary posts about "Obama, Math, Unelectable, Etc"

Obama Hits Back at McCain For His NRA Remarks!!!!!!!!

Bill Clinton giving great unity speech right now

Rasmussen daily graph for 5/17/08 - Obama down 2 (46), Clinton up 2 (44)

"Hey, I resemble that remark!" or "Appeasement? Hey, He's talking about me!"


Hillary and her campaign remind me of Bush and the Iraq War

Another Clinton Superdelegate Switches To Obama...

Why is Obama so favored to win Oregon, Montana and South Dakota?

NBC's Mitchell: Clinton Campaign Acknowledges It's Over

Obama Intensifies Criticism of Republicans' McCain (Update1)

Please. If it had been ANYONE besides Hillary CLINTON, she would've been considered done LONG ago.

Today in Redding, California, 40 democrats got together for Camp Obama

The Skinny Tall Black/White Dude w/t the Big Voice from Chicago via Hawaii is gonna kick ASS!

Obama picks up 10 delegates from Edwards

Florida and Michigan Delegate Status - 5/17

Obama to Be in IOWA When He Clinches the Pledged Delegate Title

The Polarizing Pastor: Trouble for Obama...Today's LA Times

Obama Must Pick Huckabee As VP

Audio of John Hagee Preaching Jews are Cursed & Subhuman, God Sent Hitler

Hillary Visits Maker's Mark Factory in KY. Bill Says KY is Linchpin to Her Nomination.

"Private citizen" funded DNC protest rally?

Just a few brief notes on Hillary's recent "popular-vote lead" claim.

My head is ready to explode!

Obama's World, International Press Can't Get Enough Of America's Latest Rising Star

Something I don't understand- they try to consistently portray FL as something repubs forced on them

Something I don't understand- they try to consistently portray FL as something repubs forced on them

It looks like race played a far bigger part in this primary

Hope Obama calls for effective prayer for Ted. As avowed Christian this a time to call on the Lord

The math seems to be working against Obama...

Obama and Clinton's ability to win swing states

What happens when Obama wins by a landslide?

Obama needs a woman VP



The DNC's Rules and Bylaws Committee is meeting on May 31 to make a decision about FL and MI

**Transcript of Hillary's Conference Call with Bloggers **

No mercy.

Question for those ranting about MI and FL not being counted....

Hillary Clinton on the High Road in Oregon

Hillary Clinton on the High Road in Oregon

Hillary should definately keep on campaigning because

2008 version of swiftboating: steady release of Obama "associates" to hurt him


Hillary's Choice: Seward Or Chase ???

Someone Remind Me: In Which Democratic Primary Did we Not Count Caucuses?

I feel good.

I think Obama's not even bothering with WVA and KY prove Terry Mac's Michigan argument

Michelle Obama Appreciation Thread- Strong Woman, Great Mama, and Loving Wifey!

Will the Democratic Party Be Democratic? When Hillary Wins the Popular Vote Will Obama Act Like It’s

WGME Exposes Susan Collins Record of Iraq Oversight Failures

VIDEO: McCain advocating talking to Hamas. It doesn't get any better than this.

Obama simply cannot win

Hillbot HATE Forum pays "respects" to Senator Ted Kennedy.

Calif. Ruling Pushes Conservatives To Push Two States On Gay Union Bans

Polls: Rasmussen-Clinton narrows Obama's lead. Gallup nat'l poll-Clinton beats McCain, Obama loses

Jeb Bush's ideological heir, FL House Speaker Marco Rubio, calculates next political move.

Rachel's subbing for KO... COOOLLLL

Karl Rove's grandfather, a Nazi, helped build Birkenau death camp


And the Olbermann stand-in tonight is .............. Maddow!

And the Olbermann stand-in tonight is .............. Maddow!

Blackwater incorporating itself into USO efforts

Time for DU to move on to the GE!!

Time for DU to move on to the GE!!

Rachel in for Keith today

William Jefferson Clinton Appreciation Thread

Thank you!

Bin Laden's driver wins another trial delay

LA Times - Obama sees huge jump in wealth

Hillary May be More Electable than Barack Obama...

I sure don't mean to give the Rover credit here, but it sure looks to me

Obama Wins 55% to 45% At the Nevada Party Convention!!!

Crowd's response to Huckabee's "gun aimed at Obama" remark? "..."

Now McCain's Camp Claims ‘We Never Used The Term Appeasement’

Political Extortion in slow motion

FAQ: California gay marriage ruling (only semi-serious)

Who is this Brad rethug on MSNBC trying to argue that today was not a bad day for McCain?

Who is this Brad rethug on MSNBC trying to argue that today was not a bad day for McCain?

YEAHHH! Rachel's in for Keith tonight! n/t

Message to any Obama staffers lurking on DU.....

Ann Coulter finally in Dickipedia

Giving credit where credit is due: Tweety, for once in your life,

OMG! Rachel Maddow fucked up BIG TIME (but she caught it, so we're cool)

Cruising for Christ

VoteVets: Obama Demanding Investigation over VA Email

You know, maybe Obama IS a little elitist!

Vets Expose Iraq War in Congress Today -- As One Refuses to Deploy

Vets Expose Iraq War in Congress Today -- As One Refuses to Deploy

Any chance McCain will put the Dickster (Cheney) in charge of vetting his VP list?

Bush Admin. finds way to limit consumer lawsuits...

Guardian UK: President without shame

Witnessing Republican Disaster In Mississippi (And Beyond)

Lanny Davis on the Ed Schultz Show: Hillary betrayed by Obama defectors. My thoughts...

Sen Jim Webb's Media Schedule Over the Next Few Days: (Obama's VP?)

The 800-lb. president: Trouble for McCain...Today's LA Times

OK. SPILL IT Fellow Cultistas. How Many of You Have Been on Blogging Conference Calls with Obama??

OK. SPILL IT Fellow Cultistas. How Many of You Have Been on Blogging Conference Calls with Obama??

FYI: The Secret to How Obama Financed his Campaign

FYI: The Secret to How Obama Financed his Campaign

Flashback time: The year is 2003, people who oppose invading Iraq are labeled as being "appeasers"

Huckabee says he's sorry for joking about killing Obama...

If you're not reading the DUzy thread, you are REALLY missing out on some amazing DU wit and wisdom.

That letter that Mike Malloy just read....Quelle horreur!

I really like Rachel Maddow.

Bush exchanges views with young Israelis

Bush exchanges views with young Israelis

Malloy reading Larisa's letter to Bush on the air NOW

Is it just me or was Huckabee's apology the fastest in Republican history.

MCCain Pissy Over the 2013 withdrawal date!

Global warming deniers looking for a million stupid people...

Tickets for Obama appearance in Billings, MT, gone in two hours

Tickets for Obama appearance in Billings, MT, gone in two hours

A message to Hillary backers threatening to stay home or vote McCain

Sanchez on Iraq errors: Don't blame me, I was just a general

Arshbishop Tutu on Rev Wright

Someone stole my friends car.

You guys still think I'm nuts?

Conservative Republicans Committing Mass Political Suicide - Live!

Simply titled - "Think About it"

Burma, OMG. Death toll 78,000. More dispatches...

We Stopped the War Funding!

"War War What the Hell For, Global Warming Call Al Gore"

We hired a new guy at the office - he's not shy about spouting extra-stupid RW shit....

Huckabee: ‘I apologize that my comments were offensive.’

Bill Moyers w/ Melody Petersen = OUR DAILY MEDS

Clinton's female supporters saddened as chance to elect a woman president slips away

Voting for republicans is like voting for the guy with the snow plow....

Obama Makes the Top 25 Fittest Men - Men's Fitness Magazine @ 5

Obama only needs about one superdelegate endorsement a day on average and this is over on June 3

I saw the Matthews smackdown of Kevin James ___?____ times?

The NRA Crowd Did NOT Laugh

Tweety: Bush Admin "Used Inflammatory Words For No Other Reason Then To Shut Their Critics Up"


John McCain really is a shitty candidate

Robert Fisk: So Just Where Does The Madness End?



Morgan Stanley cut 1,500 jobs this week: source

Earlier someone posted wanting suggestions

What has McCain angry this week?

Amazing Days! It's awful, but amazing to see 30 years of "conservatism" proven wrong.


Anti-war veterans group banned from Bremerton parade (Bremerton, Washington)

Here's why the Clintons are doing SERIOUS damage to the country:

How do you include a picture in a post?

Attn: Mods now LOCKING anti-Hillary threads they don't like in GD:P

ON THIS DATE in Bush History for Saturday May 17th 2008

Russia forces USA out from its traditional arms markets

caption this photo

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Gas prices of the world:

OMG - Are we really going to live long enough to see this ????

I am watching Bill Moyers and apparently "naive" is a code word?

Whoever said "dead men tell no tales" - OBL just won't shut up!

Curious George publisher may sue over offensive anti-Obama shirts

People we want to see LESS of, on tv.. after November

Next Tuesday or Wednesday, Nancy Pelosi will endorse Obama

Hey. DU. It's almost over.

**Obama magic number 119.5** Delegate Updated Saturday Edition

Woman sentenced for having son dress up as Scout

I'm very concerned that Obama might

Advice: Let it sink if the OP calls Obama by the name "Barry"

Ellen is getting married.

Proposed Photo ID Legislation FAILS in Missouri

Metal Rustlers Target Storm Drains

DHS Wants to Spy on Americans, Dems Charge

U.S. Planning Big New 40-acre Prison in Afghanistan

Bush skirted main goal in Middle East in favor of threatening Iran

US soldier refuses to serve in 'illegal Iraq war'

Airman was on his 7th deployment when killed

Wh this morning: How important is catching Bin Laden?

After all of his "hard work" over the last 7 years,

Do you support the proposed mortgage bailout?

Round 1 to Obama - The headlines say it all:

Huckabee: "If the captain of the football team were to invite me to the prom..."

Obama concedes KY, because Hillary is better known--KY is closer to Arkansas!

The Nation: Witnessing Republican Disaster in Mississippi

Third time this week helicopters at 3:00 am - is it crime 'prevention' or

McCain Declines Secret Service

Howard Zinn: Anarchism Shouldn't Be a Dirty Word

New housing experienced surprising 2% growth !

(Liddy) Dole shakes up campaign

Matthew Rothschild: Same-Sex Ruling a Cause for Great Celebration

Call him an AlQueda Nazi and joke about shooting him.

'$100 laptop' platform moves on (BBC) {OS/hardware fork}

U.S. citizenship to be checked in event of a storm

U.S. Sergeant Refuses to Go to Iraq: "This Occupation is Unconstitutional and Illegal"

Carnival ride collapses in California; 24 injured

Huckleberry lies, of course he meant to belittle and offend Sen. Obama

Bush in Saudi Arabia for Nuclear Deal

Gassing Crystal City

Has Keith Olbermann shown the Bill O'Reilly dance video yet?

Washington Post Reporter Complains In Online Chat: ‘Oy, What’s With All The McCain Questions?’

Our oh-so-vigilant media at it again

'While we're choosing our nominee, Republicans are raising record Swiftboat $$$" - DNC

Late Senator figures in 2008 Presidential furor

Joe Biden: McCain Has Zero Plan to Get Us Out of Mess President Bush Has Created

Newsroom Carnage Continues at The Washington Post

Why would a US Soldier die in Canada 2 weeks after being hit in Iraq?

Bush Radio 5/17/08: "A love of liberty, a devotion to justice, and a respect for human dignity"

Video: "The Folly of Attacking Iran: Lessons from History"

"He didn't punch any tables or shout at anybody. I think he was satisfied."

The Chinese dog food brand is in the dumpster in the back.

Were Bill Clinton's victories in the South an aberration?

(Reprise) Ted Kennedy endorses Barack Obama

Thanks for the star, whoever you are...

The Poblano Effect: Obama Could Score Huge Electoral Victory Over McCain

Tehran ponders the spoils of victory

WP (Eugene Robinson): 'The Reagan era in American politics is about to end...'

Senate Votes To Rollback TV/Newspaper Dereg!!

You know there are times I wonder what it will take to wake people up

Hundreds turn back on Schlafly at ceremony

Oh No - Shortage of Fireworks from China for U.S. July 4th!!!!!!!

How is Saudi Arabia an ally in the War on Terror again?

New federal plan protects older forests to save spotted owl

About Chamberlain's appeasement....

Italy Watch: Spain slams Berlusconi for misogynist comments, Italy attacks Roma population

Molotov cocktails thrown into Naples Gypsy camp in the name of "ethnic cleansing"

We're an Ex-Superpower..

Glenn Greenwald: Ronald Reagan: Chamberlainian appeaser of the 1980s

Moyers: 'Democracy in America Is a Series of Narrow Escapes, and We May Be Running Out of Luck'

and now Massachusetts has algal poisoning

Russert, Doris Kearns Goodwin, and Ted Sorensen discussing Ted Kennedy on MSNBC

From Huff Post: GOP' Needs New Slogan

ON THIS DATE in Bush History for Saturday May 17th 2008

How NOT to be a pundit

How NOT to be a pundit

Happy Constitution Day, all Norwegians!

Gold Star Families Speak Out: "HOW DARE HE"

Bush's appeasement malarkey

We Are Screwed...unless...

Epidemic Continues: Iraq Vet with PTSD Kills Self, Brother

I got my first voter registration card ever today...

CRAZY GOP drama developing on DU in the WI forum?

Interestingly bizarre view of Kosovo on FR

John Anheuser McCain

CNN - Ted Kennedy, "a liberal lion"

Rick Steves to produce program on Iran


Can we open a Pay Pal account to raise funds for lunch/dinner/drinks

CNN said Kerry has arrived at the hospital -- didn't speak with reporters. nt

Flashback from 2005: Memos Show Oil Companies Closed Refineries To Hike Profits

Bush (What An Idiot): 'Increased Saudi production wouldn't help us anyway'

Has Anybody Received One Of Those $600. Checks?

Has Anybody Received One Of Those $600. Checks?

Kodak easyshare cameras - a POS to avoid.

National GOP official likens McCain to Lincoln

guardedly optimistic is a good thing

DU this Iraq invasion poll

Bombing for peace is like (warning, adult language in this image)

I'm almost loathe to post this, but my curiosity has gotten the better of me.

Mourning - no other caption needed

Racist Hate Aimed At Latinos, Not Immigrants

Bushco's Interior Secretary: "Well, I’ll tell ya, unfortunately I have to follow the law."

CommonDreams: Drugs, the Patient, and the Insurance Company

The biggest dig: Unearthing leviathan in Canada

"Me Too" McCain-Serious Contender For The Title Of "Bush's Poodle" (Brent Budowsky)

What in sam hell is WRONG with people?

US Rep. Ginny Brown-Waite (R-FL) Votes Against Her Own Vets Education Benefits Bill

In the LouDobbsian Mind

CNN breaking: Sen. Ted Kennedy rushed to hospital (suspected stroke)

WOW! My Step-Daughter Is Gonna Be Americas Next Hot Movie Star!

You know Huckabee went over the line when even the FR gang won't chuckle...

NEW "new" Repug Slogan= "The Change America Deserves"

NEW "new" Repug Slogan= "The Change America Deserves"

OH NO>>>>>>> not now. Kennedy Please get well soon

Spokeswoman: Sen. Kennedy hospitalized with seizure (not a stroke)

Representative Geoff Davis (R-Obviously) refers to Obama as "boy"

Asia Times: Bush, McCain dream on in war land

Steven Weber: Scared White

Bumper Stickers: John Kerry, Kerry/Edwards, Mike Gravel, Obama

And that's a wrap....Thanks Mods.

question: WHY is everyone's avatar that "do not donate to DU" thing? I certainlyl didn't request

For my wife and those in situations like hers

What makes the "Do not donate" icons go away?

Is Someone Hacking DU With "Do Not Donate To DU" Avatar?

Did Rachel just say Andrew Jackson?

WAXMAN: "It is nothing but a smear-This is beneath the presidency and even beneath George Bush."

Lifes a Bitch for Bush...he don't listen for comes back to haunt US...The Saudis

Why do we all say Do Not Donate to DU?

For but a moment (a rant/observation)

Why do you hate Obama so much?

On a lighter note.....

Tony Nave hugs a teddy bear after a funeral service for his father, US Marine Major Kevin G Nave

Had Enough?

McCain, Obama and Clinton silent on Iraq exit --US presidents-to-be in denial

If the GOP was a brand of dog food...


Veterans Tell Conyers "Impeach Bush"

Independent UK: Businesses pass on cost of economic crunch to the consumer

Obama is coming to Tampa on May 21st.

82 years of being gay....

This shows the GOP today...

Democrats pushing new GI Bill

Ad: Mayors Against Illegal Guns call for closing loophole...

Why are the avatars now robots ,

Oh, GOOD news! Kennedy was cogent!

x10Hosting the real thing, or a scam?

Do you believe these sort of scenes are going to be getting played out for real...

McCain, trying to be a regular guy, buys fishing equipment for his own lake on his 10 acre estate

Tweety just gave me my tag line......"Dissent is the very definition of Democracy".

Tweety just gave me my tag line......"Dissent is the very definition of Democracy".

U.S. soldier uses Quran for target practice

Italian Trial of C.I.A. Operatives Begins With Torture Testimony

DSCC email discusses NC and TX,

Pharmaceutical Payola — Drug Marketing to Doctors

Huckabee's "Joke": Can anyone make the same "joke" about the pResident?

I just drilled a hole big enough for a toggle bolt & I hit a stud...

"Olmert Corruption Probe Exposes Murky Role of U.S. Money in Israeli Elections."

Georgia GOP chief compares McOldie to Jesus....

Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne: ‘Unfortunately I Have To Follow The Law’

Gas Station as Ghost Town.....

"right winger" incites violence against California Supreme Court

Bush says Palestinians' plight "breaks my heart"

Kennedy had a seizure

Is the "DU" an important part of political dialogue on the Internet?

I just listened to Hillary Clinton's "pep talk" to her bloggers, it was just absolutely insane.

I just listened to Hillary Clinton's "pep talk" to her bloggers, it was just absolutely insane.

I just listened to Hillary Clinton's "pep talk" to her bloggers, it was just absolutely insane.

I just listened to Hillary Clinton's "pep talk" to her bloggers, it was just absolutely insane.

I just listened to Hillary Clinton's "pep talk" to her bloggers, it was just absolutely insane.

Volunteers Needed for Moving Party

Sen. Kennedy hospitalized with seizure

Heads up racing fans - Preakness posttime ~6:15 eastern

Epidemic Continues: Iraq Vet with PTSD Kills Self, Brother

What's He Thinking?

PLEASE get well, Senator Kennedy!!!!!!

Bzzzzzzzz!!! bwahahahahahahaha

waiting for a comment from president dumbass and john McStupid

People are losing their home due to theft of money

Many thanks, much appreciation, kudos, hugs, a good ole pat on the back...

I'm Looking for a Comprehensive Analysis of Congressional Seats This Year

Back in my day, when we went to school.....

MFSO & GSFSO To President Bush: How Dare You Compare Our Sacrifice To Giving Up Golf?

Joe Klein gets one right....maybe the Teflon is rubbing off McCain.

Looks like a good clean Preakness Stakes race (no injuries) thank goodness.

Hang in there, Teddy Kennedy!!

Oprah-fuelled insanity; symptomatic of a sick society.

OMG! Did anyone just hear the rendition of Maryland My Maryland?

Calls for Obama, donations to DNC - seems DUers would rather sit on their ass and post shit...

Karl Rove advises Obama not to claim victory...says it would rub loser's nose in it.

Plane accidentally lands on another at Dallas airport

Declaration of Independence

A Message From Jesus

Shave the Admins?

Press Conference re Teddy Kennedy coming up on CNN

Source: Huckabee Tops McCain VP List = Congratulations to John McCain ....

There will be children in the White House...

The top 1% have a combined wealth greater than the GDP of Japan, Germany, France and the UK COMBINED

When fallen Canadian soldiers return from Afghanistan....

What is the first thing that should be focused on after we win in November?

So You Think John McBush can’t win in November

NeoCons Love Israel "Because They Want To See It Destroyed So The Rapture Can Begin"

So You Think John McBush can’t win in November

So You Think John McBush can’t win in November

Obama office bombing?

Ted Kennedy's in the hospital after a seizure -- and DU on its home page

Sooooo, now the Admins wish to be pleasured by a sex toy?

Soaring bills leave families just £50 a week

Help Me Understand.. Why do we use Thank -You notes?

Our government won't do it. But I will.

Bush strategist Roger Stone shares insight on '00 recount

Bush strategist Roger Stone shares insight on '00 recount

Iraq War. The cost at home - in 13 photos (dial up warning).

Texas Megachurch Minister Drives 200 Miles to Have Sex With 13-Year-Old Girl

LATEST: Ted Kennedy just cancelled his lunch meeting. has VIDEO of

McCain excludes Malkin from blogger conference calls

Sylvia Browne

Global Call to Stop the Planting of Genetically Engineered Trees

I don't get it

Gas price jumped another 10 cents overnight

Majid Al-Bahadli, Iraqi American with Hope

"Intelligent. Conservative."

Why are Republicans wrong on just about EVERYTHING?

Prediction: British Petroleum is about to go down.

CNN's Lou Dobbs Is Clueless When It Comes to the Drug War

Can someone explain how oil prices are determined?

Kennedy "conscious, talking, joking with family."

Pope says charism of consecrated virgins can help ALL PEOPLE.

Famed War Reporter Calls Pentagon/Media 'Propaganda' Program Illegal

Some small, but commonsense tips on buying gas / stretching your gas dollars :

Some small, but commonsense tips on buying gas / stretching your gas dollars :

Don't get fooled by Tweety and be prepared for the big letdown

If you are or have ever eaten Vegetarian, question for you.

Chris Matthews on tonights KO w/Rachael Maddow - Where has THIS Matthews been?!?!?

Our local anti-war group finally got some much deserved press!!

I was living in Indianapolis during the Mike Tyson rape trial

"Don't Donate to DU" is intentional. It is admin joking around.

What do Blackwater, Ahmed Chalabi, Philip Morris, General Electric, and AT&T have in common?

RFK Jr.'s article in Vanity Fair: The Next President's First Task.

I bought a bicycle today.

Bush APPEASED Bin Laden's demand to get rid of US military bases in Saidi Arabia.

Threads and posts happy about Ted's condition being removed like Crazy at Free Republic.

When the hell is something going to be done about insane gas prices!!

Is there a list of all the Congressional special elections this term?

Weekend TOONS: Part 2- Marriage

just for future reference, when oxy mush limpballs kicks over, you will be ashamed of my posts

Book TV Schedule: May 17th - 19th

Are your chickens plotting the next 9/11?


How To Recognize Trolls, Freepers, Bedbugs and Other Annoying Pests

You Broke It--You Own It, Obama Style; By Kristen Breitweiser

You Broke It--You Own It, Obama Style; By Kristen Breitweiser

You Broke It--You Own It, Obama Style; By Kristen Breitweiser

You Broke It--You Own It, Obama Style; By Kristen Breitweiser

John McCain is soooo old (how old is he?). He's so old......

Dear God in Heaven. Look at this picture.

President Bush insults Rabin's memory before Knesset

Apology NOT accepted, Motherfuckabee.


"When Irish Eyes Are Smiling"

Exposing Social and Economic Darwinism for the Fraud that it Is

Our earth, worth fighting for. In pictures (Dial up warning - 14 pics)

A simple truth, in a pic (and I am just as guilty of it myself)

Kevin James is a lawyer!

If I Were A Woman, I Suspect This Is How I Would Feel...

Janet Napolitano, Claire McCaskill, Kathleen Sebelius, Barbara Boxer, Patty Murray, Jeanne Shaheen,

NAACP names new president - a very young man

Bible Theme Park rezoning voted DOWN in Tennessee...amazing!

Demand Cindy McCain's tax returns! For ONCE, put the other guy on the defensive.

Just so there is no more confusion about what makes entry into the US legal

Weekend TOONS: Part 1, Sacrifices

Weekend TOONS: Part 1, Sacrifices

Let It Sink Obama Supporters....

Please sign to override Pres' veto of Food Stamp, nutrition improvements!

Top Ten Reasons to Go Vegetarian During World Vegetarian Week (May 19-25)


OMG! I just saw a headline that read "Signs point to imminent Simpson-Wentz wedding"

Blinky! The word is blinky!!

Need some advice

My question mark key doesn`t work!

The sun ain't stable...

The sun ain't stable...

Is there any way on here to search for a sigline?

Wanted: Stuffed Mexican woman

Torturing Yoo

Perhaps one of the dumbest things ever done


Financier who laundered money for Duke Cunningham sentenced to 8+ years

I have got to stop

Republican senator from Colorado has what's being called a "Mt. Macaca" moment

Bill Moyers: 'Democracy In America Is A Series Of Narrow Escapes, We May Be Running Out Of Luck'

Any word on Greyhound these days?

seasons in the sun

Battle of words while filling my tank today... pressures are high!

My question: Marky Mark doesn`t work!

lets all do the sexy dance

Latest Breaking News . . .

We took the high speed car ferry across Lake Michigan today!

Slim Waltman Appreciation Thread

For sale.....200 + included

I was so tired last night

Is it just me, or is DU running really slow tonight?

Vacuum cleaners vs.

SMILE! Ya can't make this crap up...

will a swamp cooler work here for me? (Northern CA near the coast)

How we spent our stimulus money: Payback, drugs and a moving sale...

9:51 PM. It's been years since staying up this late.

Nice A**!


Rule # 1

OH SNAP!!!!111 (bsg spoilers possible)

O'Reilly's producer - hilarious

Lynn Whitfield Appreciation Thread

Slim Whitman Appreciation Thread

you tube night

The toll lady thought I was weird because I had writing on my hand

Ugh! Silver Chair in my kitchen!

Canadian/American citizen question. Anybody know anything about

Walt Whitman Appreciation Thread

Whitman Sampler Appreciation Thread

Shania and Mutt are history


Well, I've killed enough threads for tonight. Hittin' the hay!

Gravity Vs Helium. Evidence shows Gravity is BULL!


Remarkable new song from Angelina Jolie's Uncle

Remarkable new song from Angelina Jolie's Uncle

All right, baseball fans — it's the first interleague weekend of the season

I'm new here. Testing....testing....

Current time of sunset at your location

Don't mess with a mature woman !

Describe your first love interest... by the heel. .. not the groin!

Friday don't have a picture thread.. don't post 'em if you don't got 'em!

Look at me. I'm in tune. ( a post for we old people)

I can't drive 55.

How to fill out an application....ROFL (picture)

Somebody, let the kitty in!

So the soap actor I had a crush on in the 80's is a Dem!

Darwin award runner ups

I'm going to the Comic Book Convention tomorrow

Wino pioneer Montovani has passed this way

HaHa! An E-mail I got from "Chevron/Texaco" (Singapore) seriously, it's from a Mrs. Chin Wool...

Crap, up at 3:04 a.m. and in the best possible freaking mood.

Song of the night...

It has been a day and a half since the CA Supreme Court decided for Gay Marriage

A visual joke, I think I get it :)

I want to kill my dog!

I bought my neighbors dog for $50.00 today

Baby Hamster on a piano!

I have butterflies in my stomach. I'm seeing Dylan tonight!

Calling out jtg33!

I was supposed to get our "stimulus" money yesterday

I robot-napped Grovelbot. That's right...I robot-napped him.

Good morning!

I need some info!!

for elrond hubbard

Vanity plate I saw today - "LES GOVT"

Vanity plate I saw today - "LES GOVT"

Amy Adams or Isla Fisher?

My traditional yearly post upon seeing the season's first firefly

can someone tell me what is that really great jazz show on saturday afternoons?

Friday night music thread!

I killed Grovelbot. That's right...I killed him.

I dozed off this afternoon and when I woke up I thought it was a primary day

Yeah, No more ads at the bottom....

Let me get this straight--I have to wait until June 13 for my rebate?

Favorite Brothers?

Journey becomes the latest band to release their new CD "exclusively at Wal-Mart"

OK, so I am watching the most predictable and possibly the worst movie ever right now

Moments before epic fail

THe good news is that I have my bird feeders hanging in just the right

Ladies and Gentlemen, the WINNER of today's "Too Much Information" award, Cameron Diaz.

PSA from a self-confessed spelling nazi

A rather suggestive ad....

I'm watching "Modern Marvels" on the History Channel...

I'm on ur internets, hackin ur tubes.

a gd-p post you must see to believe

For those that ride bikes - a pic just for you

Things that have happened since I last posted (May 1)...

Got Ya! (pic of my dog and cat playing)

gd-p and me - fresh hell?

Oh no!!!11!! DU has been HAXED again!!!111!!!

The coolest thing happened when I formed an AIDS Walk team

So Today I Found Out Why My Confection Is Quiescently Frozen

Lounge Vibes requested . . .

Women in MMA-your thoughts?

If you were an ancient inca shaman - what celebrity would you sacrifice?

How sweet . . .

There's nothing better than a late night rendez-vous with a "Lover"

This is SOOOOO sick and wrong. But I still laughed. I am going to hell now.

Is it a sexual image if a woman in a song says "I open up my petals?"

medical marvels

Synchronized sleeping. Inter-species Division

Damn. All this time I thought batman/robin were really climbing...

Okay, maybe I'm a bad mom, but I laughed when my son relayed this 5th grade humor:

The Day George Bush Met Procrustes

Add to my list of things old people should not be allowed to do....

A little"lit" on Saturday morning... and all is cool! . Are YOU cool today?

It's lefty-loosey, righty-tighty, right?

Get well soon, Teddy!

What are some online forums for computer problems?

LOST-the Orchid introduction film (2:21)

Hey, the volume control on BBC News videos goes up to ELEVEN!!!11

Okay baseball players are really weird

I found a house for Parche...

Spin cycle

I got ATT 3G today , and I'm dissapointed with the download speed

Oh noes!!!

I found a horse for Parche...

I think I'm going to watch "Sweeney Todd" tonight

The invasion begins tonight!

Pink Floyd: Which one is PINK?

Vibes for Orrex's son...

Okay, so I'm not generally someone who goes out drinking and/or clubbing...

Hey Midlo! You can get your boxed wine in travel packs now!!1!

Yeah, it's called Pocari Sweat. Big deal. You gonna make something of it? I like it, alright.

I'm watching Pretty In Pink. Who loves it as much as I do?

i have to admit, i actually like scarlett johansson's cover of falling down

The check was HOW much???

Damn DU has ground to a halt.... I could probably say anything right now

Arrrrrrrrgh! How do people deal with painted nails?

The boxing glove has an electric shaver in it now.

I'm in Pain. Pity Me.

I hope the Twins fans I encountered at last night's game are the exception, and not the rule...

For anyone who loves Storyville...

Snigglets, post your favorite

Three things I learned from Clint Eastwood quotes.

I'm losing patience with my brother in law

Ok folks, Jeopardy is on. Back in a bit.

Ann Coulter has BO?

Being married and raped

Has anyone noticed that the fund drive graphic has changed?

Caption this Picture

I need advice re: epoxy or shoegu

You know Christmas dinner is gonna suck when....

Screw travel pack boxed wine - I want dash-mountable boxed wine!!

I'm going to go bonkers this weekend

so . . . what drugs do the jockeys take to stunt their growth?

What to do with an entire trash can FULL of doggy doo?

This evening's movie - - - - - Super Troopers!

Oh, how I wish I could copy the words to share with you here.

Ugh! Silverfish in my kitchen!

I'm 24 in 8 minutes.

Are you as Sweet as Tupelo honey or Meaner than a junk yard dog???

It's real simple {Edit: dial up warning}

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 5/17/2008)

optical illusions - got a good one?

I don't care, I ain't watching the "Sex and the City" movie

I've been working on some paintings...

Fuck It.

ok, bob larson scares the bejesus out of me

Who do you miss?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 5/17/08

Describe your first love interest... by the heart... not the groin!

I've had it with the "Ken Burns" effect in making still photos move

This pic is...odd. Nazi's playing with a cat (and a grenade?))

I just cleaned off my desk. It turns out there's wood under all that paper.

Were you HOT STUFF when you were younger? .. Please describe yourself

I swear I am NEVER paying retail AGAIN!!

For someone so special....

I chopped off my hair! (and a question)

DuStrange or Temeah

Need some Lounge Vibes! Our four-year-old just ran through our screen door

What should Parche's Punishment Be?

OK. OK. I swear I am not treading into GD: P anymore. Ask me anything...

To take a deep breath here on DU, here's a pic of my favorite First Lady and greatest singer.

That BSG episode was the BEST of the season so far!

Toddler dies from Pit Bull attack at Camp Lejeune home

I didn't give blood yesterday

Bill Moyers = Philippe Sands on The Al Qahtani Debacle

McCain Adviser Ousted In Conflict Uproar

Bush fails to win Saudi help on gas prices

New commission to study WMDs announced (Bob Graham to chair)

France angered by Burmese delays

UN anti-torture committee points at Indonesia

U.S. Planning Big New Prison in Afghanistan

China braces for possible lake bursts

US will stop sending oil into strategic reserves

Saudis to boost oil output after US pressure

Bin Laden's driver wins another trial delay

Bush's FEC nominee withdraws name

US Sen Edward Kennedy rushed to hospital

Ted Kennedy rushed to hospital

Iraqi forces detain 1,000 in al Qaeda push

Palestinians Have the Right to Exist as Well: Saud

MoD covered up truth about Hercules (Iraq insurgents planted bombs on runway)

Bush renews sanctions on Myanmar, says no effect on storm aid

Israel Tells UN to Strike ‘Nakba’ From Lexicon

Former news exec, 35, is picked to lead NAACP

Train derailment, acid leak forces La. evacuation

US House speaker Pelosi makes visit to Iraq

(canadian) Foreign Affairs minister slams detention of Baha'i leaders in Iran

US postpones first Guantanamo war crimes trial

More (McCain) Campaign Staffers Out Because of New Ethics Policy

Bush says Saudi oil boost doesn't solve US problem

Ecuador leader denies rebel links

Obama Plans Return to Iowa to Mark Campaign's Close

Bush castigated by leading Palestinian

Marine who died after cross-state chase wrote of war stress

Iraqi court rulings stop at US detention sites

Sen Kennedy hospitalized, possible stroke

(Lafayette) Louisiana orders evacuation after train derails

Ecuador leader says to quit if rebel links proved

Obama picks up delegates in Kan., Md., Nev.

Huckabee apologizes for Obama gun joke

Texas minister charged in Internet sex sting

Bush An "Appeaser," Says Egyptian Press

Magnitude 6.1 quake hits Sichuan, China: USGS

35-year-old chosen to lead NAACP

Protests at UC Berkeley law school graduation

Losing Horses Killed in Puerto Rico

U.S. soldier uses Quran for target practice; military apologizes

Iran will not increase oil output, says minister

UN refugee agency condemns killing of Colombian refugee right leader

Venezuela protests Colombian troop "incursion"

Lula: 'South America is going through a magical moment'

Man opens fire outside California church

Olbermann Tells Bush To SHUT THE FUCK UP

Rep. Jerry Nadler: Torture, Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules

David Luban: Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules

Rep. Watt: Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules

Rep. Scott: Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules

Rep. King: Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules

Rep. Artur Davis: Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules

Marjorie Cohn: Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules

John Edwards Reacts to Bush's Nazi Appeasement Comments

Should John McCain Do Porn?

There is NOTHING FUNNY about Assassination

Senator McGovern for Obama, in South Dakota

WGME Exposes Susan Collins Record of Iraq Oversight Failures

Rachel Maddow discusses Bush's Knesset speech w/ J. Alter

Dean toasts "Living Liberally" and "Drinking Liberally"...raise your glasses Iran, Israel and the Arab world

Olbermann Tells Bush To STICK IT***

Independence or Death

Ted Kennedy Rushed To Hospital

Pray for China and her children

EDUCATION CITY: The Middle East Imports American Education (PBS NOW)

Generals & Admirals -Steady and Reliable "No Shock Barack, No Drama Obama...!"

Sen. Durbin questions Hans von Spakovsky

Younger Than McCain - The Song!

Fabricator-in-Chief: Bush lies about quitting golf for Iraq

Cindy McCain is Proud of Her Country...but is she...

Barack Obama in Roseburg, OR

John Edwards Defends Barack, Attacks Bush-McCain (CNN-Full)

Rachel Maddow speaks to Chris Matthews about the Kevin James appeasement incident

Rachel Maddow discusses McCain's double talk on talking w/ Hamas w/ Chris Hayes

Bush Gives Up Golf

TYT: Cenk's Take On Matthews Ripping Conservative & Cons In The Media

A "spontaneous manufactured event." Shades of the 2000 recount.

Screaming at the DNC on April 30....another protest May 31. Why is LULAC doing this?

Rep. Issa & Rep. Ellison: Guantanamo Bay Interrogation Rules

Bill O'Reilly's Producer (Unseen Footage)

U.S. News & World Report: Bush, Obama and the Hitler Card

Guardian UK: Allez aux Etats-Uni d'Amerique! (McConnell says Dems want to turn US into France)

McClatchy Newspapers: Sanchez on Iraq errors: Don't blame me, I was just a general

Scott Ritter: The Myth of the Iranian Sanctuary

Eugene Robinson: Thank Bush for end to Reagan era politics

Blurred Vision-Bush's blundering brand of "diplomacy."

Negotiating isn't appeasement

Hey, Huckabee, Know What That Loud Sound Really Was?

The President Goes Negative

Amarillo Texas, LTTE: You like high prices? Vote GOP

The Right to Property

Brent Budowsky: Is John McCain Bush's Poodle?

Toward A New Washington Consensus By David Sirota

Mexico's Battle over Oil

1968, 2008: 'Wars don't die'

Regime-Quakes in Burma and China by Naomi Klein

The Amazing Money Machine-How Silicon Valley made Barack Obama this year’s hottest start-up

Police Interrogation 101 – the seal hunt experience -By Peter Hammarstedt, Sea Shepherd

The FundamentaList: This Week in the Religious Right:

Grow Them Young, Pay Them Well - Venezuela's Anti-Chavistas, That Is

'Current McCain' Refuses to Negotiate with Those Who Kidnapped 'Former McCain'

Peruvian president calls for tax on oil to finance reforestation

Conviction in the Murder of Victor Jara — 35 Years Late

The GOP 'Spins' its New 'Dog Food Brand'

Lies of Aggression By Paul Craig Roberts

Obama Bridge Photo - Geneva Switzerland

John Nichols: McCain Denies He Was Ever Reasonable On Middle East

Legislation Needed to Correct Widespread Errors in use of National Security Letters

Interpol's Report Confirms that the Supposed FARC Computers Were Manipulated

Flag Pin Stupidity Spreads


Note to Sen. Obama: Wake up and smell the change in Florida

To my self-loathing, chest thumping, $h!t talking republican brethren

1968, 2008: ‘Wars Don’t Die’-Survivors of Catonsville Nine mark anniversary with a protest

Metro firm apologizes for yearbook photos

Year of the Independent Voter

State GOP chair: McCain 'kind of like Jesus'

Secret Data in FBI Wiretapping Audit Revealed with Ctrl-C (paying off the Telecoms)

McGovern: Obama Is a Second ‘Lincoln’

Moyers: 'Democracy in America Is a Series of Narrow Escapes, and We May Be Running Out of Luck'

Big Brown runs again today

Worldwatch Vital Signs Report for Solar Power (2007 production 3733 MW)

Senate poised to take up sweeping global warming bill

Geothermal System Construction At St. Francis University (PA)

OSU (Oregon State University) considers solar energy rooftop projects

Experts Encourage Mitigation, Adaptation to Climate Change

Berlin, N.H. paper mill to become largest wood chip-burning plant in North America

Drivers face fuel ration shock

Sierra Club Green Car of the Year...

Goldman Sachs Pegs Oil At Average Of $141/Bbl In Q3-Q4 Of 2008 - Marketwatch

Queensland Govt. Minister Commissions Oil Shock Study, Warns Rationing One Among Many Poss. Outcomes

Digging A Hole - Review Of Kevin Phillips' "Bad Money" On Peak Oil, End Of US Empire

No Oil For You! "The Saudi Response Was Not Materially Different From 'Piss Off.'" - Wash Monthly

Red Tide Spreads From Central Maine To Gloucester, Closing Clam & Mussel Harvesting - Globe

Rust In Peace - GM's Dreadful Engines Gave Diesel A Bad Name - NYT

What can we do about China and India?

Peak Oil: Everything is going to change (Conn. State Rep. Terry Backer)

Study: In Texas, wind power beats natural gas

German solar firm picks Tucson for first U.S. plant

HelioVolt says it boosts thin film efficiency- plans production facility in Texas

Howard Zinn: Anarchism Shouldn't Be a Dirty Word

Missouri Town Set To Be 100-Percent Wind Powered

Nuclear Investors Beware

In Siberia, Boreal Forests Moving North - In Some Areas Where No Tree Has Grown For Past 1,000 Years

China Warns That Guarantee Of Clean Olympic Air No Longer Holds W/O Industry Action - Reuters

Diesel Auto Wave Soon To Arrive - Not Just German, But Also Japanese Beginning This Fall - NYT

Gore Vidal: I Knew John F. Kennedy, & Believe Me Barack Obama Is the Better Leader

The Real Lesson of the New Deal for the US Left

Child porn charges for Wainwright soldier

Beef recalled at 10 commissaries

Bill seeks to halt work to replace Walter Reed

Navy vet halts store break-in by 3 airmen

N.Y. Guard troops pulled from nuclear plants

IG launches 2nd inquiry into T-bird contract

Colonel to be court-martialed on rape charge

Va. Air Guard to fly newest fighter jet

Senate to DoD: Consider manned craft for ISR

Housing project started at Schriever base

Lockheed wins GPS III

More soldiers in Europe riding motorcycles to save on gas

Joint Chiefs chair holds town hall meeting at Grafenwöhr

Hadnott pleads guilty to sex assault on teen

Roadside bomb, snipers hit convoy, but no soldiers are injured

What’s next for ‘Sons of Iraq’?

A month later, Navy has no cause of death for sailor in Bahrain

Locals say Hadnott's 36-month sentence is too short

Troops arrest eight Iraqi police officers

Airman was on his 7th deployment when killed

2 Marines indicted in 2006 cab robbery

Rape charges against soldier dropped

Bush Pivots to Arab Side of Peace Dispute

Texas Officials Sue US Over Border Fence

VA: System is Reaching Out to Vets

Congressman OK With Military Visit

Army Europe Transformation On Track

Legionnaires Crown Another Centurion

Rice discusses sex-assault task force’s findings

Pentagon to Build Prison at Bagram

City council votes down public call for vote on USS George Washington

Bragg brigade coming home early

American Axle and UAW reach tentative agreement


Dallas pastor to meet with LGBT group

What did you think, in general, of the DU community's reaction to the historic CA court decision?

Year Of Waiting For Conn. Gay Marriage Ruling

Same Sex Marriages performed now will be legal even if constitutional ammendment passes

Israeli Writer-Activist Tikva Honig-Parnass, Who Fought for Israel’s Founding in 1948, on 60 Years o

Israel Tells UN to Strike ‘Nakba’ From Lexicon

Suleiman warns Hamas to release Schalit

Israel Tells UN to Strike ‘Nakba’ From Lexicon

As Israelis Celebrate Independence and Palestinians Mark the “Nakba,” a Debate with Benny Morris

Argentina's dirty war: the museum of horrors

UN refugee agency condemns killing of Colombian refugee right leader

Bolivia Expects Oil, Gas Tax Revenue to Rise 30 Percent in 2008

Lula: 'South America is going through a magical moment'

Venezuela protests Colombian troop "incursion"

Venezuela to Sign Energy Agreement With Peru, Chavez Says

REBELION: INTERPOL REPORT confirms computers WERE manipulated! And the press is manipulating us.

Of course JB gets media time now that he's not a candidate anymore.

Cavs prevail over the Celtics, 74-69, in Cleveland.

Big Brown Will NOT Win Today

and I'm really hating the coverage......d*mn ESPN and NBC.....

Big Brown by many.

(((((((((((((((Ted Kennedy)))))))))))))

RE: This contest theme, my second born shot a fox 3 weeks ago.

The Candidates' Debate

Rhododendron (etc.) Quest 2008 - Part I (DIAL-UP WARNING)


Rhododendron (etc.) Quest 2008 - Part II (EXTREME DIAL-UP WARNING)

Report Assesses Blame in Hepatitis Cases

Texas: Seafood Recall Is Ordered

Health Care Billing Fight is Looming

Holy effing JC on a crutch with biscuits! You want a zillion utterly stupendous photos to view?

Easy Strawberry Cheesecake Cream Pie (no bake!)

Cooking ahead

Faith groups mount campaign against torture

Whale Travels with the Barnacle - a Poem by Paul Watson

Column: Church of Jediism may be option for some folks

Does anyone else suffer from low blood sugar - I can't seem to get

The biggest dig: Unearthing leviathan in Canada

Mayors Against Illegal guns TV ad...

Study: Fish underwent 'reverse evolution'

"The world is safer when you engage with people... /Senator Kerry taking on Bush

Ted Kennedy rushed to the hospital. Possible stroke-like symptoms.

Blaine Aviation Weekend pics

Texas minister charged in Internet sex sting

Anyone know anything about buying in Mineral Wells?

Only one DFLer in Congress risks losing in November: Tim Walz.

My IBM Thinkpad A22 only stays on for a couple of minutes

Superdelegate wants to know which candidate you support

The Poblano Model

Obama stops for ice cream--and people watching him scream

Wow! What's with the over-representation of Clinton fans in GDP today?

PA: Sellersville Joins Call for Paper Records of Electronic Voting

Obama to clinch pledged delegate majority Tuesday in Iowa.

Recovered History: U.S. Election Fraud Circa 2000

Election Reform and Related News: Saturday, May 17, 2008

Proposed Photo ID Legislation FAILS in Missouri

OH/Diebold: "Software used for counting votes conflicted with virus software"!!!

AECL pulls plug on reactors after millions spent

Child suicide bomber wounds two Canadians

No charges over Cadman affair

A School Succeeds With Extra Study and Little Homework

Democratic nations see their engineering professionals disappearing

Oh, how I wish I had my camera with me!

Changes on the Air America station in Chicago!

David Gans will be in North Fork performing 5/17 evening

We're having earthquake weather up here in San Francisco. What about you?

'Yes, I am a socialist' - Cherie Bliar

Crewe and Nantwich by-election: Gordon Brown orders 80 ministers to join surge

crispini needs some KOEB love sent her way...

KOEB 5/16/08 Rachel Slaps down McCain & Bush Edition!

I've got it! Jonathan Winters!

Hillary's next tactic: use what didn't work for Rudy, an ad starring Keith!