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Archives: April 18, 2004

Death set to ignite tinderbox in Iraq

Long thoughtful, ultimately discouraging article

NYT - Adlei Stephenson III

Howard Zinn: Check the Facts Before Rushing to War

WP: Behind Diplomatic Moves, Military Plan Is Launched (Woodward excerpt)

Suppress That! - (Spinning the Fallujah Carnage)

Dowd: House of Broken Toys

Letters to the NYT times needed to correct their blowoff of Ashcroft 911

I don't post often, but

I guess my posts are too long.


A strange little dream.....

The Progressive's Bookshelf


DUers versus Freepers on bad science

Gun of the Day

Can we get an electoral map?

Who here believes Seinfeld is coming back?

tin foil hat computer question

John Kerry, Vietnam and Iraq

"Doing a Cheney"

"(BLANK) is a little like war. Once you get in it, you have to go all th..

Has anyone seen this?

Racist or Racism?

WP: Bush makes three factual errors in one 15 word sentence at press conf.

Reuters/yahoo spike 'terrorists for bush story.'

Yahoo message boards filled with racists

When did Bush start and end vacation in August 2001? (nt)

Why is Rangel praising Rev. Moon? I am shocked by this.

Muqtada's Friday Sermon: Marines should Surrender

Another small but very hopeful sign

In view of Bush's endorsement of Sharon's policies, no nation should

Wonder if the Patriot Act will be used to pick up these agents in the US?

Retired General assails US policy on Iraq

If you were president....

Charles Rangel (sp?) and the Draft

Tom Flocco on radio tonight: 911 Commission

How to answer the question about Kerry's $87B funding vote

It is unfair...

MSNBC: Bush urges renewal of Patriot Act

Re-defeat the Resident. n/t

sharing raed again. just think what he says is important

I heard on CNN today that armed forces recruitment is still strong!

Predictions on who gets to be the figurehead in Iraq come July?

Nothing better to do on a Sat. night but watch Cal Thomas interview

New Poll on Iraq - 57% say war in Iraq has increased the risk of terrorism

OK--When does it get bad enough for Clinton to say SOMETHING??

Our little bake sale made $448 today! That's a lot for a few cookies

DNC Video: Mistakes were made

Charlie Rangel and Sun Myung Moon?

It's not too late to impeach bush and cheney

I am out of here.

Our Dear Military, used as pawns, knights, bishops and rooks.

Iraq Said Spark for UN Kosovo Police Fight, 3 Die

Will the US Troops attack Najav?

Violence in Iraq will get EVEN WORSE, says Blair

Can Ed Gillespie say anything else

Whenever an American serviceman is killed in war,

Where can I hear AAR right now???

BUYING OFF NADER: looking for a win-win approach

Somehow a photo of Cheney holding a gun does not give me comfort

Just saw The Alamo

Freepers on the Gorelick death threats (really sick)

Caution. Three old white men on the verge of an orgasm ahead

Institutions more important than the people?

True or not, it appears that Bush gave his blessing to Sharon ........

Has anyone bought Pinxav yet?

Who's with me on this?

If a bomb goes off in the forest, and the press doesnt report it, ........

How far are we from Armageddon?

Air America Radio: now which is your favorite show?

So, When They Assassinate Arafat, What Are Your Plans For The Rapture ???

Freepers in favor of repealing 26th amendment, raising voting age to 21

PNAC Plan B: Ladies & Gentlemen I give you Rush Limbaugh...

I know it's wrong to enjoy suffering..

To Those Who Say The Won't Vote for Kerry.

Read this. And smile.

Deleted message

,,"something will pop in my head..."

Columbine Dad Turned Away From NRA Event - Told to get a life. Wow

Look at this! Do you see what is wrong here?

I just had a shocking realization

Michael emailed us, sounds like they are brainwashing the troops

essay: Bush stayed on vacation in summer of 2001 in spite of warning

The Bush Photo Album: Add your favorite picture!

Straight Couples Claim Discrimination At Key West Gay Hotel

Columbine dad turned away from NRA event

King Abdullah: Al Qaeda WMDs Came From Syria

Calm before the storm in Baghdad

We need foreign troops for ten years: Karzai

Bush Sealed Hamas Leader's Fate - Palestinians

Bush sealed Hamas leader's fate - Palestinians

Heart failure caused Stryker (23 yrs old) soldier's death (in Iraq)

Mars Rock Supports Cross-Seeding Theory

IRS Probes Creationist Theme Park Operator

Pre-9/11 Files Show Warnings Were More Dire and Persistent

Uprisings Force U.S. to Rethink Strategy in Iraq

"Good job, Prime Minister"and the Bush campaign is back on track

Mutiny in the Ranks

Jordan 'was chemical bomb target' - BBC

Iraq war based on 'flawed' logic, says US military scholar

Nevada woman sues Coors over son's death

Israeli killing of Rantise draws world condemnation

Kerry prepares for Meet the Press

9/11 commissioner: 'I've received threats'

Five or Six Marines killed in Husaybah

More 70-year-olds 'having sex than before'

Tell an old story in a new way--I'll go first!

Video game Bush Bash

A small smilie

Any other fans of Reno 911?

Could Deb Harry and Blondie have saved disco

My first pic uploaded to photobucket

OMG Dave Chapelle!

Lego GTA (Grand Theft Auto)

DU Trekkrs: tell me about the Bajorans and Cardassians

Did anyone else in western NC see that! It just lit the sky on my mountain

Once again, I am shamelessly shilling Wallpapers...

I just removed 10 stitches from my dog's ass - what could you ask?

Ann Coulter / Ralph Nader fake *NOT FOR WORK*

A Miracle of St Teresa (Heinz) of Pittsburgh

I found something from Texas, that I LOVE...


Just a reminder: my college radio show is on from 9:00-midnight EDT

Calvin and Charlie - Lousy at raking leaves, but cute

On Broadway

The stupidity of some people amazes me

Beer: Do You Drink It Cold or Room Temperature?

A fun day at the liquor store!

Old Lego vs New Lego.

A great book about war (ostensibly for kids)

since we are on tv shows

"Who loves ya?" -- TV and movie cop taglines

I just registered 250 voter ask me anything

Take this survey!!

DU chat tonight, please come, its been slower than usual lately

Is GOPisEvil or VelmaD here tonight...

14-year old Freddy Adu scored his first professional soccer goal today.

Help out with my "Progressive's Bookshelf" thread

Jon Stewart: 2nd funniest entertainer

Today was fun (sarcasm)

Wonder what SNL will do to the Press Con? Should be hilarious.

My vote for the funniest character on TV today is: Lieutenant Jim Dangle

OK, my radio show is done for another week.

oustemnow's music-buying orgy (mostly vinyl) 4/17/04

BLACK BUSH!!!!! On Now! (edited sub - not on anymore, just discussion)

One of these things is not like the others...

Is it child abuse when a person hits his child because...

Took me a while, but I've recovered.

BiggJawn, I'm calling you out today!

Hey, DU'ers, what is that very bright star low in the western sky?

I'm barely 1000+ posts

Has anyone here been any good at Rubik's Cube?

Question: Am i over overreacting?

weirdest spam subject line?

Poll!!! Pounce, ya'll.

DU chat tonight, try to come out, its lonely lol

Damn, I want some FRIED food...!!!

What is the complete size of your music collection?

Anyone watch some, or all, of the Chris Rock HBO special?

Let's start a hockey thread!

Any ol timers remember "Swiss Movement"

There's this guy nailed to a cross

help un-VIRUS- ing a PC

NBA Playoffs thread: Who do you think will win?

Random Lyrics Post

Tomorrow's the day. Wish me luck.

If you are white: Would you live in a majority black neighborhood?

What book have you read the most times?

Miss USA 2004 - Maybe I should start watching that show!

Who's going to the march next week in DC?

The Passion of The Hellboy

Movie Thread

CAPTION the pledge of allegiance with Uncle Dick now...

Any Irish whiskey drinkers out there?

What is your major?

If you had to spend 10 million dollars in 30 days, how would you spend it?

If you could be your favorite age for 30 days, what age would you be?

Anyone see Kill Bill Vol 2?

help me think of a reply to put on a bumper sticker

Kerry Question

Contributions - our way of having a say

A tale of two Kerries

My one press conference question for bush

At least Kucinich won in my county!

Status of the swing states

Whiny Nader begs Michael Moore "Come home!!!!"

How not to disarm North Korea

Newsday toon: One year Later

Blair has lost his grip

Great Ted Rall cartoon!

Ideology, not reality, drives White House

A world-changing election

Jordan's king warns US over Iraq

Bush Doesn't Want You to See This

NYT 4-18-04: 'Lawrence of Arabia' Redux - Frank Rich

Oh my! If I lived in NY, I WOULD be pissed!

Tom Brazaitis (CPD): Bush couldn't survive one round of 'American Idol'

Stars and Stripes letters: We need them back/Get out and vote

Heads Up... From Michael Moore

Take THAT, Ashcroft! (WP column by Jamie Gorelick)

Bush's dangerous arrogance

No Way Out (of Iraq)

Bush brain scan

Funny and apt LTE/Seattle Times -


'Lawrence of Arabia' Redux

A War President Within the Law

How the Death of Judy's Father Made America More Secretive

The Crack-Up - Bush and Blair piously kneeling in prayer - Chris Floyd

Gays must empower themselves

One year later - video

The Gospel According to George (Fineman/Lipper - Newsweek)

My letter in Chicago Sun Times

Anti-Bush bake sales sweep U.S. -- $250,000 raised

International Inquiry into 9-11 Toronto May 25-30 - Can use your help.

60" Tonight: Woodward Discusses Secret Financial Preps for Iraq War

German publisher Springer sizing up Daily Telegraph purchase

Air-America will fail like the 69 Mets!

Is Infinity/CBS/Viacom Out For Regime Change?

Gary Treudeau (Doonesbury) posts his "Hate Mail"

Tai Chi DVD Recommendations

Astrologers - June 30, 2004

Bubble Lives on at Broadcom, Where Options Still Rain Down

Oil pricing not going up - Dollar going down

Participatory Anecdotal Help-Wanted Index, Sunday, May 18

My son's 401 K advice--My moral dilemma.

Oh Damn!!!! They just showed seals getting clubbed on CNN.

Nasa: Asteroid and Comet impact hazards

Global warming devastating native Alaskans

Sunil Ram, American Military University: Iraq war could last DECADES

Africa to remain SA army's beat

"rantisi buried as Israel vows more killing"

Illusions of Empire: Defining the New American Order

Debate the "merits" of the Assault Weapons Ban.

Suit seeks damages from gun shop that sold gun that killed 7-year-old

Why Ban AW? 44 Minutes on FX now.

Just a heads up....

How do I insert an image into my signature?

Advice on a PM I recieved

FYI: I'm having the same error problems DoNotRefill describes

A thought on the "can't criticize Kerry" conflagration:

Any chance of getting rid of that disgusting fly avatar?

How far does someone have to go?

New addition to streaming radio links

US 'gravely concerned' about Mid East stability

Ex-Mossad chief: Rantisi strike is blow to Hamas

Bush blesses Sharon's apartheid

Hamas Appoints New Leader After Slaying

Sharon says attacks on Hamas will continue

"rantisi buried as Israel vows more killing"

By Endorsing Ariel Sharon's Plan George Bush Has Legitimised Terrorism

Hamas Vows Revenge but It May Be Too Weak to Follow Through | NYT

Interesting informations found

Wasn't there a new Mike Malloy thing? apr 14?

Lockheed advertises a $76 billion backlog on its investor web page.

"Aid & Comfort To The Enemy"

AJC: "NRA ranks cheer Chaney" (sic) - They can't spell in a headline?

Bush Re-visited: 2 months before 9/11-"Disengaged, Resting, Working out"

I'm really liking John Kerry these days

can Bush destroy himself without destroying the country? . . .

Kerry and my Republican uncle

Woodward Book Excerpts 1 of 5

NYT:NowCan We Talk About Health Care?(by Hillary R. Clinton)

Rove regrets using banner declaring "mission acclompished"

Funeral For A Civil War Sub Crew

"Meeting" Joe Hoeffel today again...

Falluja: "I don't want to help either side...both will shoot me."

New Gay Anglican Battle Erupts

World Domination LLC

Whoopi Laughs To The Altar

william rivers pitt

Anyone know what percentage Clear Channel owns of XM radio?

Why did Woodward use the Liar Bush as his primary source?

Newsweek~The Road to the Brig

When is Blair up for reelection?

Bush is not creating new terrorists in Iraq. So quit saying that

Clarence Page calls out Rumsfeld: American soldiers are not "fungible"

Cheney Takes Aim at Kerry (with a gun)--Pittsburgh Tribune Review

The plan to bring theocracy to America

Dowd: The House of Broken Toys | Powell/Woodward

Punitive village-burning expeditions

Another first for Bush. UN peacekeepers killing UN peacekeepers

Bush is not toast!!!!

It's obvious what is wrong with the Sharon proposals.

Just got back from the City, and there are Air America posters

A big fat lie from Bush and Rove.

Question about late U.S. Sen. John Heinz (R-PA)

Cheney says Kerry is a threat to gun owners

War on Terror? about a war on Stupidity?

Media Awakening in MO

If there were a Liberal version of Bush

Meet the Press/John Kerry - rebroadcast on CNBC Sun. at 10 p.m. ET, Mon.

Is it just me...or is NPR starting to really suck?

prescient sentiment from Nixon impeachment hearings

Gay Republicans Say Its Hard to Back Bush (Idiots!)

Incurious George W. can't grasp democracy

"The Wall" is the new "France"

Where's the News???

Toddler Gets Three Gay Parents Court Rules

We can't let them keep framing the war in Iraq as a war against terror!

So where's the Oil?

WP: The Truth about the "Wall," by Jamie S. Gorelick

TV evangelist preaching in War terminology

Is anything more evil than a war for capitalism?

Protest the War: Wear Black

I don't get something here...Condi repeats the crap about "insurgents

Have any extra frequent flier miles? Donate 'em to the troops...

Do Republicans really have the best interest in our troops??

How Alert Are You?

Denial of Moussaoui FISA Warrant: The Smoking Gun?

AMERICAN STOCKHOLDERS we need your help firing the CEO

The BushCo Database of Iraq Lies: Thank you, Rep. Waxman

Did Bob Schieffer just call Bushco a TOTALITARIAN REGIME? I hope so.

Clinton Told Bush That Bin Laden Top Security Threat, Time Says

Rice makes it clear that Bush doesn't give a damn about US soldiers.

CNN: Nine more U.S. troops die in Iraq; Reuters: 11 dead

Kerry looking AWESOME on MTP

"We may well need a new President!"

is there only one story (CNN) about the death threats to Gorelick today?

Reynolds v. USA: 50 y.o. case might reopen: National Security Privilege

Debates: Will Bush* cabal get questions ahead of time???

Arianna Huffington today on why she supports Kerry over Nader

'Getting Aid Past US Snipers is Impossible'

What happened to the "non-combat" deaths in Iraq?

what's wrong with today's white house statement on Rantisi hit?

On CNN/Wolfie, Gen. Myers tries hard not to lie, but fails.

Cook County (IL) Repukes acting like . . .well, Repukes!

DINO Pukewannabe LIEberman waxing sentimental about *'s Iraqi adventure

MSNBC highlights 9/11 Clarke's testimony Now

Sunday Seattle Times running flag-draped coffins picture Has Been Shut Down and Is For Sale -- Anyone interested?

Condi Rice on CBS, tries to explain away the $700 million diversion

The MISadministration: Bush* Scandals with NO Accountability - Impeach!

War protesters close federal building (Oakland)

Bush's idea of Liberty:

Our soldiers are surrounded - if you look at the big picture

Does anyone have the Freeper reaction to Kerry's MTP performance?

According to Wolf we reached 700 dead troops

John Kerry - Meet the Press

CNN HLN just now- "Kerry vs Bush"

U.S. Mining Company's Support of Terrorists Linked to Al-Qaeda

Bush denies planning Iraq war shortly after 9/11


Seattle Times publishes photo of coffins

How do you keep Bill Bennett quiet ???

Questions to college students or people who work at colleges

Israel and US relationship operates like a pressure valve....

Hospital makes bold move to assure health care access for poor.*

Spain pulling out immediately

What happened to the $700 Million????

how much more killing will it take to satisfy the cretin president?

Tom Curry's MSNBC "Analysis" of Kerry on MTP

REPLAY: Kerry/MSNBC interview on at 1:00 pm PST

Risks for US troops increase dramatically

Is anyone really falling for this "turn over power"

How Bout that Condi Rice

Kerry Calls for New Strategy in Iraq

Selection 2000 Exit Polls - The Good News for Kerry

Help! I'm writing an article and I need to remember my facts

Help needed re: Iraq Weapons inspectors.

Map of Iraq here

Most honest President of the last 50 years?

Hospital closings (and ambulance shootings) in Fallujah and Najaf

How can Bush's handlers possibly let him debate Kerry?

The Incredible irony of Jamie Gorelick

new bushflash video...... one year anniversary

Faces of the Fallen -- show your respect to America's 700 dead here

swatting at flies

Why is there not more outrage @ * "Brown People" remarks

How will anti-globalization demonstrations hurt * ?

Diversion of funds to Florida.

Josh Marshall's TPM: Report from Iraq; Abducted Italians

If Clinton didn't have the tech-economy boom

I just put up my "Make Love Not War" banner in my second floor window

It's High Noon for BushCo

National Security Report From 2001 Repeat c-span NOW 4:30 pm est

The dirty little secret is out. The Kurds have been thrown at the Iraqi

Condi on Face the Nation

Repubs, once they get into power, think the laws don't apply to them....

Who do you *think* Kerry will pick as VP?

Quote from Gen. Richard Myers U.S. Joint Chief of Staff

If you are detained by the police, should you have the right to know why?

Have you noticed that Spanish speaking countires are electing leftists?

Why is the election so close?

Check out these fun sites!

cheney showing off his new dick

Which one of these will be the GOP October Surprise?

A great news web site

A GREAT ad about G DUBYA Bush

Guerrilla Warfare Worries U.S. Military

One of the Faux 'Consultants" a retired colonel

Solution to Dibold Voting machine fraud.. Vote with absentee ballots

It doesnt matter when we leave Iraq. The end result will be the bloody.

A look back: People were marching in the streets by tens of thousands...

Nader confirms on Late Edition just now

Its the fear of a draft that is scaring people away from Bush

Viva Espana!!! Offical Zapatero appreciation thread !!

skull and bones was mentioned

Yea! Scarborough Country on Sunday nights now!

i saw a smile as russet put his head down

Warren Rudman Speaking Now

Republicans don't hate...?

What would happen if a Palestinian helicopter Blew up a car with Sharon


*'s 3 biggest failures?

Most EVIL Person in the Bush Administration

Questions about the comparison of DC homicides to Iraqi casualties.

If as Chimpy says "you are either with us or against us" is Spain against?

Just heard a great piece on "How negative campaign ads work"...

I think it is time for George Bush Junior to start watching TV

Who Could Have Predicted The Current Crisis In Iraq?

Condi Rice on History International

Shrub joins 700 club

The Pledge of Non-Allegiance

Brian Greene, Author of "The Fabric of the Cosmos" on C-SPAN2

How many times have you seen the Bush ads ?....the Kerry ads ??

Important to DU

Russert tried to intimate that Kerry was mentally ill

When is murder not murder?

Buying Luggage? Buy Tom Bihn!

It seems those of us who don't wish war for empire

What the heck was Charlie Rangel thinking?

John Dean "Worse than Watergate" on C-Span 2 ALERT

Like A Cow Turd Landing On A Daisy

Violence in Iraq will get even worse, says Blair

Howard Dean just on live on FOX News

bush is nuts!!!!!!

Just watched Bowling for Columbine again . . . .

Letter to Bush* from soldier's father in Pitt. Post-Gazette. Wow.

Deleted message

Will bringing the BFEE to justice have any impact on America's standing

Californians and Taxes

Secret US Government Report Says Mideast Democracy Promise=Bushit

Rice: U.S. Will Not Negotiate for Soldier Release

60 Minutes Review, Please

Woodward exposing many lies on 60 minutes!

Help! Tornado warnings are preempting 60 Minutes

OK, it's official, we have got to get rid of the current Congress and fast

What ever came of these politicians/political spouses?

With so many weapons in Iraq, why wasn't Saddam assassinated??

Responding to Vicious Attacks on Kerry's War Record

Peggy Noonan thinks the "liberal media" gave Bush a pass

Impeach now!

Osama losses/Bush losses?

Freeper relatives would like evidence that Rush is a racist

Cheney at NRA Meeting Talked about Anything but Assault Weapons Ban

I love this country very much

Town's friendly face hid messengers of hate

Deja vu. Like father, like son.

Philosophically, how is killing Rantissi any different than killing Osama?

US Troops are outnumbered 1:10,000

I spoke with a Communist today...

The Most Horrifying Photos of what we're doing in Iraq

Now we know where the intel came from...our own agents inside Saddam's

Giving Bite to the "Toothless Lion" (long - but feedback desired!)

Feeling a Draft

The World did not oppose the Iraq war because of Bush.

The Nader Effect On The 2000 Election Question

$audi October $urprise -- oil prices to drop just before election

Pataki Blames Dems for Pre-9/11 Failures

$700 million diverted to Iraq War is the big Woodward bombshell

Bob Woodward

Anti-Bush sentiment busts out all over - movies/TV

Did or did NOT OBL mastermind the 911 tragedy ? ...

I just ran into two gross Freepers playing Call of Duty online.

Of the people criticizing Bush after the Woodward interview, what did you

Spare me, Bob Woodward

I see that the Rev. Jesse Jackson's statement on US hostages has been

John Kerry: proof you can smack down pushy little Timmy Russert!

John Kerry: Snatching Defeat From The Jaws Of Victory

Terrorism is a frame of mind. How do you change a frame of mind?

Oh, THIS has to be treason!

Bush claims there will be no history of the iraqi war . . .

Sunil Ram, American Military University: Iraq war could last DECADES

Your place on the political spectrum

Have I become a conspiracy nut?

"Troops Out...Iraqi's In! ..Troops Out...Iraqi's In.....Troops Out...!"

Kerry drops bombshell ! He doesn't believe war on terrorism should be...

Anyone else having problems with Iraqi blogs?

TBTM Radio #33: 'Bush's Train Wreck'

john dean is on cpan2 right now

Please DU this poll in my local paper

FAUX Sunday : Expect a "terror attack" before the election.

These are the facts. This is the truth. We WILL win.

Hanging from bridges - irresponsible or legitimate protest?

Bob Woodward/ 60 Minutes

John Dean Book: "Worse Than Watergate: George W. Bush"

Revelation 13: 5-9

How bad (or good) do you think the Woodward interview on 60 Minutes

John Kerry: He Won't "Cut And Run" from Iraq. Whoopppyyy!

In 2000 Nader almost cost Gore ME, IA, MN, NM, OR, WI

Factor head plants on DU

We need to help this POW. Email/call the WH and tell Bush to negotiate

Look folks, this ain't beanbag we're playing.

GI's In Iraq: 699 Dead 3,466 Wounded Stay the Course?

Bush is insane, and his statements sound like

We killed the daughter of an important tribal chief while minding sheep

NRA = Latent S.A.?

Powell should resign protest!!!

Nader's Message - Any Agreement?

pls delete

CNN late Edition: Spain to pull all troops out of Iraq.

Spain Pulling out of Iraq

CNN: Spain orders all Spanish troops out immediately!

CNN Breaking - Zapatera Pulling Spanish Troops from Iraq

Report: Spain to Offer U.S. Non-Military Aid in Iraq

Phone calls risky at besieged Iraq base (Salvadoran troops in Najaf)

Karbala militia expecting US attack ("any moment now")

Stability of Iraqi police eroding "starting from zero"

Moneymakers will unveil new $50 bill in Fort Worth (on 27 Apr)

Man who revealed Israel's nuclear secret set for release

Sadr aide warns of Najaf clashes

NYT: Evaluating the 9/11 Hearings' Winners and Losers

Sadr aide warns of Najaf clashes

US soldier dies after bomb attack on convoy

1st excerpt of Woodward book now up-WP OnLine

Five Marines Die in Iraq Border Gunbattle

Spain to offer U.S. non-military aid in Iraq-paper

High Court to Hear 'Enemy Combatant' Cases

U.S. Marines face tough times in postwar Iraq

WP: Gorelick Defends Information-Sharing Policies

Colombian navy finds drug stash on training vessel

Rocket Launchers Sought by ATF Agents

Explosions heard near US headquarters in Baghdad

5 Sets of Remains Believed to Be American MIAs Go Home - Vietnam

Hamas Appoints New Leader After Slaying

Rebel Shi'ite Cleric Declares Two-Day Najaf Truce

Iraq sparks shootout among UN cops in Kosovo - 2 Americans 1 Jor dead

Four US soldiers killed in Iraq attacks: military

The beating drums of political warfare

WA A-G Gregoire's staff shaped 'independent' investigation of her office

Zone, Where Iraqis 'Refuse on Principle' to Go, He Says (Green Zone)

CNN: Nine more U.S. troops die in Iraq; Reuters: 11 dead

Violence in Iraq will get even worse, says Blair

All roads to Baghdad close

99 U.S. Soldiers in Iraq Killed in April

NASA to probe Einstein's relativity theory | Houston Chronicle

Justices of the peace confront dilemmas on gay marriage (in Mass.)

Attacks 'being planned against London' (by al-Qaida) | SMH

Bus carrying American teenage soccer players overturns outside Paris

Hong Kong intercepts mail-order marijuana from Canada (C$360,000)

Rice: U.S. Will Not Negotiate for Soldier Release

Three US soldiers, four Iraqis killed in Diwaniyah clash

Recast in Key Iraq Role, U.N. Envoys Are Wary

Apartheid's National Party voted into oblivion (1.7% in election)

Shadows of Tehran over Iraq

More than 50,000 Sudanese flee fighting | Globe and Mail

Did Clinton Do Enough? (TIME)

European, US firms awarded bids for Iraqi oil

Arab League Sec Gen Moussa calls for joint Arab action against Israel

Medicaid tab saps Michigan (a quarter of state's general fund)

France condemns Israel's killing of Rantisi

Fear Campaign Worries Military

Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels announces plan to save city forests

Other Nations May Reassess Iraqi Forces - Rice

Illegal immigrants won't get licenses (in Florida) | Orlando Sentinal

Broadcasters seek ban on local satellite radio

Pro-choice forces mustering for capital march

Myers: Syria Needs to Secure Iraq Border

Berlusconi, Iran Foreign Minister Meet

Gays plan to protest at GOP convention

Record poppy crop makes mockery of Afghanistan's 'jihad' on opium

Warren Rudman Speaking Now

This Delightful Bit From The Los Angeles Times...

WP: In Fallujah, Confusion Spiked with Danger

Faux reporting fighting in southern Iraq, British troops & al Sadr militia

LAT: Marines Cultivate Iraqi Sources but Reap Little (Falluja)

World misled about Iraq war

Rice: Israel plan puts ball in other court

Full text: Spain's PM calls troops back

Hamas Vows Revenge but It May Be Too Weak to Follow Through | NYT

N Korean leader 'goes to China' | BBC

Kerry Says Iraq Solution May Be New President

(IHT) U.S. fears pre-election terror hit

Fallujah Is Realm of Snipers on Both Sides

Utah Man Apparently Distraught Over Brother's Redeployment to Iraq Shot

Australian opposition ignores US, Iraqi concerns on troop withdrawal

UK scraps scheme to send home Iraqi exiles

Iraq Said Spark for UN Kosovo Police Fight, 3 Die

Bremer Doubts Iraq's Security Readiness

Baghdad boil affecting US troops

Democrats pressing Rogers on bribe story

Cheney portrays Kerry as threat to gun owners | CNN

Energy Outlook May Drive Takeover Wave

Serial molester arrested in Oregon | Seattle Times

Rice: U.S. bracing for attacks before election

Guerrilla Warfare Worries U.S. Military

Ford Upset by Web Ad Showing Decapitation

$2,000b to be invested in Beijing Olympics | Xinhua

Report: Regulators poised to fine bank (Riggs)

Zimbabwe celebrates 24 years of freedom - from UK

McKinney: 9/11 probe to justify comments

Gay republicans say its hard to back Bush

Rice Refutes New Book on Date That Bush Decided to Go to War

9 Years After Oklahoma City Bombing, Families Searching for Coconspirators

Report: 11 U.S. Troops, Dozens of Iraqis Killed (Yahoo)

Italy negotiating swap for hostages in Iraq: hostage relative

Saudis Pledged Oil Price Cut Before U.S. Vote

T.Star: Anti-Bush bake sales sweep U.S -- Impeachment Pie ...

GOP's philosophical rift shown in Pennsylvania

Sadr militia backs UN peacekeeping forces in Iraq: spokesman

Revolts in Iraq Deepen Crisis In Occupation (MUST READ)

Bush letter cites "crusade" against terrorism

This is a war of liberation and we are the enemy - John Pilger

Saudis learned of war plan before Powell - Woodward

Saudis Pledged Oil Price Cut Before U.S. Vote -Report

Cheney 'deranged' says Pyongyang

Nader Has Qualified Nowhere, Plans to Everywhere | LA Times

Disdain for Wal-Mart pulls neighbors together | Denver Post

U.S. death toll in Iraq reaches 700

Georgia Passes Laws Limiting Protests

Private commandos shoot back on the Iraq firing line

Record poppy crop makes mockery of Afghanistan's 'jihad' on opium

Kerry: Rantisi's killing was justified

You've Got A Friend

I just got banned from my favorite conservative forum. Ask me anything.

License plates in the Matrix

SNL - any good tonight?

Any Red Hot Chili Peppers fans?

Who hooo - George Carlin on NOW - 2:30am EDT

Why are you up tonight?

Motorized procreation

Sleeper is on ....

Is spam ruining your online life?

its just a few minutes till i vomit aks me anything

Jimmy and the Teasers are the shit

Did anyone watch "Gone in the Night" last night?

Check-In: White People Who Went to Black High Schools

Dictionary Thread!

Motorized recreation

Isn't it nice, sugar and spice, luring disco dollies to a life of vice...

my brief take on the Chris Rock special

Which cheesy dance-pop song do you secretly love?

The cat of the future. Today!

What does DU stand for?

Iggy Pop singing "Loose" is better than sex. The only thing better is...


"blood type" diet / food allergies

Subservient Blair

Cat Survives Trip in Crate From China

Is anyone else experiencing difficulties

I'm thinking of a city.....(see if you can guess it)

So, what should I do?

Which cheesy bible verse do you secretly love?

It's the new song of 2004!

I used e-file. Do i mail my W2 and K-1 statement ?

John Malkovich joins the cast of the Hitch Hikers Guide To The Galaxy film

"Maude" - listen to the theme tune

The Onion: Friend Buys Computer Just Like That

This "anti-immigrant" stuff has gone too far now ...

When you get 'the blues', what do you do?

Cream cheese and bologna sandwich.

For your breakfast pleasure: Hardhead's Huevos y Chorizo

Man Tries To Slaughter Cow - Uses High Calibre Rifle - Misses - Woman Shot

My partner has left me!

Ow, ow, ow

If You Are Bored Today Look At This (129k image)

What's you favorite pie?

Phoenix DUers..... today, Sunday, 10am

I am leaving for my big job interview this afternoon

So, despite an illegal goal the FLAMES STILL LOOSE!

Does anybody know what this site is supposed to be?

Hyperbole: If you and another person...

debating whether or not to visit a new church..untarians.

A spring rose.

It's the Thelonious Monk appreciation thread!!!

I'm in the 700 Club - I see Jesus and Ditka - What gives?

I have a blog now

I made a process server cry last night..

Hey Lounge Lizards! I'm on a date!

My Cranky Morning

What was that word I used to desceribe the Tigers this season?

I swear I'm not bragging, but

I can't even be unfaithful in my dreams...

Hospital makes bold move to assure health care access for poor.*

who's drinking a beer tonight?

Reporting first-hand accounts of Iraq war

I have a cassette tape of THE RISING SONS...

Was was the word Rumsfield used to describe the troops in Iraq?

Party at Freddie's

Paris Hilton

I'm in the 700 club!!

This proves how stupid * supporters are:

Orioles sweep, first place, yay

The moral hypocrisy in this animus towards the Bush twins is sweeping...

Tell me again why I have a dog. Charlie just ralphed on the carpet.

Is telling someone that 'their karma will get them' a threat?

Tonight's DU Insomniac Thread

Cover charges SUCK!!!!!!!

sweep baby sweep, go orioles, time for first place

Day 3 of the Yankees End of Days

I just bought a bunch of bumperstickers

IBM brand bumper sticker paper and what my new one says, hehehehe...

Dubya photoshopped by FARK

My Wife of 30 years left today

Weed killers... which are the best?

How to maintain a peace between the right+left

Say hello to the greak Kuro Neko Sama

What's your favorite Tom Waits album?

What did Aljazeerah just load onto my hard drive?

Ih8thegop's weekly look at the baseball season

Am I Turning Into a Ninny?

They hide in the darkness of a look alike milk carton crying out "Eat me !

Beautiful pictures of the male physique

I got a speeding ticket yesterday 84 in a 65 zone - that's 4 points on my

Has anyone had success putting their cat on a diet?

Accidental humor right here in the Lounge:

A front porch state of mind....listening to Uncle Tupelo

RIP Curse of the Bambino: 1919-2004

Any electricians or handy types?

Romeo Must Die

Extra scenes from The Lord of the Rings.

My hibachi dealer takes off his prosthetic lips and tells me....

Just finished watching Bulworth

Check out what's in my CD changer right now!

Best Hair-Band Song!

Theeeee Yankees Win!! Theeeeeeeee Yankees Win!!

ever seen a comic strip called "Men In Hats?"

The local NBC station is showing an old West Wing


Yikes! I'm getting addicted to this shit

It feels like holy hell is about to be released from the sky, yet...

Just hooked the scanner up to the new puter - PIC THREAD?

I'm looking for a good recipe for toast.

I'm looking for a good recipe for tofu

Which nearly-forgotten 80's song is the best?

What's with these random word spam emails?

Should I eat the pizza?

Caption the Good Ole Boy!

Van em or leave em?

Think I saw William Hung


I just pressure washed my patio

My car sucks!!!

Loading ALL my music onto a hard drive.....

The R.E.M. of all CAPTIONS!!!!

Just a quick jab...Mike Malloy...I still miss him!

If There Were No Speed Limit...

60 Mins/Bob Woodward question:

I just met Fast Food Nation author Eric Schlosser, ask me anything!

What's with all thebaseball threads? It's the NHL playoffs right now!

The Chicago Cubs

Caption the reluctant child...

Why do men have nipples?


Can someone help me alphabetize my M&Ms?

Do you know of any good websites that can tell me how to

Hot diggity, the wind is whippin' here!!!!!!!!

The 10 WORST Album Covers of All-Time!

Is anybody here on Strattera? (Adult ADHD Help)

I'm looking for a good recipe for ice water (for a freeper friend)

What is with these horse power freeks!!!


Describe your best friend

I'm looking for a good recipe for water...

One day in the first week in Navy boot camp.

Am I crazy? I like the name...

It's 85 degrees right now in Minneapolis

Need some computer buying vs. upgrade advice

My brother sent me some old videos - help me pick

I am back from the holy Land of Cleaves.

"Think of me as Chomsky with dick jokes." - Bill Hicks

Thank Christ for the Bomb!

OK I admit it, I love Tori Amos!!! Do you?

Latest Breaking Gnus


The Meeting Room

General Discussion

Talk about a fucked up weekend

Freepers, gays, and DU question

Ok girls, and gay do you rate Kerry's looks?

I'm a cop, so post your 'police type' questions here. :-) (Thread #2)

Gary Keillor Joke Show: Laura Bush opposed to same-sex marriage

Happy Patriot's Day!!

What does GB stand for?

Oh, I forgot this one - you'd all love it - worst excuse for ingoring ...

Congratulations DS1!! 15,000 posts

WORST 80's song!

Hip Hop is...

New York Yankees?

Kindasleazy Rice has a tell

What will you be doing on election night?


I think Paris Hilton is fucking hideous


I'm surprised I remembered my password

My geology professor died today.

Can you cook?

Male Singer with most soul:*PIC HEAVY THREAD*

I'd like to share an inspirational bible verse that helps to cheer me.

Any groups pressuring a tax promise from Bush*?

Kerry blasts Bush Iraq 'mistakes'

MTP in Mountain Time Zone

OK, line the Kerry MTP up against the * MTP.

Does corporate America really support Bush?

How often did polls appear during the 2000 presidential race?

Serial prevaricator Rice sets up spin for pre election black ops

Kerry and Bush in dead heat in Arkansas.

Carl Cameron of Fox News about Kerry "Meet the Press"

Anyone Else Notice Bush's Profile Pointedly Doesn't Say He Was Elected?

I wish Kerry's people would get the word out regarding Kerry's war...

Dean on FOX news at 6 tonight. Radio tomorrow WPTT

What's going on over's like a ghost town...I seen post lingering

Have there been any polls today?

If Edwards gets VP...

POLL: Bush vs. Kerry

John Kerry on MTP and mylife long Dem mom voting for nader

PA primary race is turning out to be interesting

John Kerry went to Vietnam, looked the enemy in the eye

Me-Thinks that Kerry hit a Grand Slam today on MTP

MAP: "Voters in sixteen states may decide the presidency"

Kerry: "...I don't even have nightmares about George Bush

Im confused please help me out here

Edwards- "I'll Give Him An Answer"

Why is Maine considered a swing state by so many?

A Kerry supporter's Earth Day talk w/ Kucinich (photos)

OMG! There's a WV Poll today! (but it no good though)