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Archives: December 4, 2006

The Top 10 Conservative Idiots, No. 270

Videotape Offers a Window Into a Terror Suspect’s Isolation

Report: Afghan Police Force Ineffective

Chavez Seeks Cruhsing win in Venezuela

Vermont's use of renewable electricity almost doubles from 1990 to 2004.

New Hampshire's percentage of renewable energy falls by half from 1990 to 2006.

Global Water Crisis Worsening

New Jersey's use of renewable energy quadruples in the period 1990-2004.

U.S. Retail Gas Prices Continue to Rise - AP

It's hot - but climate research is being cut

Gov't approves creation of Ministry of Strategic Threats

Mystery of Israel's secret uranium bomb

Were Mahmoud Ahmed & the Pakistani ISI the ones financing 9/11?

Mideast allies near a state of panic (devastating for Bushco)

Two Soldiers killed, two others wounded. (2900)

First official bulletin: Chavez leads with 61%

Home prices drop 18 percent

White House on defensive over Iraq memos

Iraq situation 'much worse' than civil war, Annan says

Dozens killed, (plus) 50 bodies found in Iraq ("showed signs of torture,")

Officials: Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez leads race for re-election by wide margin

Rosales admits Chavez won

Australian opposition party elects new leader

Qatar 'to pay Palestinian wages'

U.S. Report Finds Dismal Training of Afghan Police

NYT: Amid Hints Bush Will Change Policy, Clues He Won’t

Fire burns 5 California homes; hundreds more in danger

Iran's parliament wants Ahmadinejad out/ Jerusalem Post

NAACP asks Harris Teeter markets to stop carrying Smithfield meat

Bush aide: 'We have not failed in Iraq'

US tells UK banks to shut down Iran operations

Goodyear workers (on strike) plead for help from NASCAR fans

Nine U.S. troops killed in Iraq

(Archbishop of Canterbury) attacks Blair plans for (nuclear) Trident fleet

Gaddafi: Oil behind Darfur crisis

Nazi hunter Elliot Welles, 79, dies

Telemundo: Venezuela Halts Transmission

Chavez wins re-election by wide margin

What would you do if someone gave you this for Christmas?

Why don't they believe me?

Oh damn it all!

The new best thing in the world.

Rhapsody will not give me a refund

Christmas Shopping? Check out the PFAW auction!

Just back from Dem Christmas party.

A 'comforter' sheet.

The Smiley Intervention.

I have an irresistible urge to ...

Please explain this line in the new Jay-Z single to me.

Never make egg salad with tartar sauce.

I have an irresistible urge to Haiku

Any Theory On Why Some People Lard Their Emails W/ Multiple Exclamation Points?

Spoiled Christmas gift-giving: Got a story?

****Traffic Alert****

Anybody want to talk to me ? Show some DU love I AM BORED !

So how did Notre Dame, a 12th ranked team, get a bowl bid

African waterhole cam is daytime in color!! come on animals.

Last Christmas, I gave you my heart...

Which video is sexier?

John Madden is not nearly drunk enough to make this game interesting

Many Odd And Random Things About Me Most People Do Not Know

What do you know about tweetle beetles?

Silk boxers are cool!

anyone ever DJ'ed from a laptop?

Santa's a Nazi?

Sunday Night Soup Perfection at Chez Sniffa!!! PICS!!!

I'm snarling here...

Anyone Else Ever Get This Lucky?

Still smarting from my two forays into the discussion area of this site. my decoder ring battery died

With what does Chinese Hot Mustard not go?

Who enjoyed Rent the movie?

Fine, Gillette, you win.

I'm ripping my cd library for like the 4th time...

Only 104 posts until I'm at 8,000! Who is with me here!?! Ask me anything!!

Does anyone scroll through forums just to read locked threads

Yeah, so, "The Intervention" show is kinda a downer.

YEAAAAAAAAHHHHH!!!!!!!!!! Brown made it!

Kansas has passed a law outlawing evolution!

"Amazing Race" fans, HELP!!!! (Semi-Spoiler Inside)

Anyone else pissed off that George just doesn't get it?

Is this where I go to celebrate my 100th post?

Anyone tipping a few?

Does anyone remember a DU'er


Why I am sometimes such a snob

Okay, How many days is it until pitchers and catchers report

I played a very creepy game of "Who's Psychic" this weekend

Eragon: The Movie,,,,

RENT - the Musical - a strange request

Attention Holiday Shoppers!

Can someone explain to me...

I am requesting some of that good Lounge mojo

LaraMN: Consummate Scholar.

Freaks of Nature!!!

Random (somewhat) Late-Night Lounge Survey

Does anybody think Michigan got screwed in the BCS?

Poetry Thread - self portraits in verse

a medicine/treatment to stop the aging process: good thing? worst idea ever?

Your thoughts, please? Mel Gibson's "Apocalypto" is screening on Tuesday, Dec. 5th...

Find me a boyfriend DU - there are no good guys in my neck of the woods.

My church is calling a new pastor

I have a test on The Book of Job tomorrow

Florida vaults to No. 2 in BCS, will play Ohio State for national title

Possible update on our Queen of Cups?

No Comment.

The sadism of our president has been revealed

This David Sirota guy kind of annoys me

POLL ****** December Theme ********************


a medicine/treatment to stop the aging process: good thing? worst idea ever?

Anyone ever try SmokeAway?

Right Wing Legion Commander Busted for Lying

OMG!!! Gov't agency shuts down a broadcaster who doesnt have a license!!!

"Travel agent for the CIA seems the right words" 1000/4/737/4/2001

Who is in charge of the Pentagon?

"Low Peace Security"

Hugo Chavez: Filthy disgusting dirtbag

Rawstory only needs 56 more donors

WARNING ... Look at your own risk! Caption?

Should the government

Right-Wing ignorance and stupidity must be bliss...

Anyone here able to offer Sharepoint help?

How should I reply to this anti Mexican email that was forwarded to me?

Forced haircut lands principal in trouble

American Monarchy - Yea or Nay?

Telemundo: Venezuela Halts Transmission

Tom Tomorrow's Guide To Holiday Punditry

It's 'Happening'! Pentagon Spying On Civilian Groups

Christmas Shopping? Check out the PFAW auction!

Congratulations George Bush! Today we hit 2900 soldier deaths

AFA - Ruining American Businesses

Number One Censored News Story of All Time

A flattened Bush goes two-dimensional; Rummy shows off new hat


Seriously, do Conservatives pop a pill that makes them mad or something?

Seven US soldiers killed this week-end in Iraq.

Will a minority candidate need to be conservative to be elected President?

SOMEBODY BLEW UP AMERICA (Amari Baraka)coming up on Laura Flanders

What's the WORST job of all time ?

Only 3 states approve more than disapprove of AssClown

A call to the White House switchboard (received in my email today)

The most likely ticket is Hillary/Obama in 2008 - here's how it will all go down

Does Frank Rich Read DU?

Mandate for Peace - call tomorrow!

On the first day of congress, the Democrats gave to me....

Bush is mega stupid. It actually rubs off on those around him.

Any resemblance to real people, living or dead, is purely satirical.

Who has a Myspace account?

Anyone else in the Holiday dis-Spirit?

Resignation: Atheist NGO quits over remarks ("Spiritually fit soldiers are better")

Ok Who here has not yet seen Inconvenient Truth, raise your hand!

Another Hint that Al Gore is running for President in 2008

Jose Padilla: The Destruction of a Human Being

On Tape: An 'Enemy' Interrogation (Padilla)

New WCPT AM 850 Chicago lineup starting 12/11/2006

Sarasota FL Revote Rally near Marina Jack {{DIAL UP WARNING}}

David Kuo: The Bible Is Not America’s Holiest Book.

Let's play JEOPARDY! - Catorgory - The George W. Bush Legacy

Heard of Demetrius Van Crocker? White reich wing extremist, planned to blow up Congress:

Re: Mexico. I have a message for those who keep saying, "Calderón won, get ovet it."

Rep Moran: "Not Only Did Bush Know Webb's Son Almost Killed-He Was Warned To Be Sensitive About It"

Near Total Media Blackout - Fringe RW'er tries to blow up Congress

Salon: Docs Link Robert Gates To Trafficking Of Cooked Intelligence

That ridiculous Republican twit strikes back

Mike Malloy on Republicans

Hillary = $$$

I feel the Republicans and Bush supporters are responsible

If George Only Had a Brain

Nine U.S. troops killed in Iraq

Corruption: the 'second insurgency' costing $4bn a year

Not even spin can't save Bush from being one of the worse presidents ever!

Homemade Memorial Is Stirring Passions on Iraq

How about a few words from someone who isn't running in '08?

Barack Obama's 2004 Convention Speech:

Key lawmaker calls spy program illegal (Harman "flip flops")

Some People Say they don't like Hillary because:

Deval Patrick: Just Words


Are you going to be happy or pissed when Hillary becomes President?

The George W. Bush Presidential Library -- Gift Shop Items!!

Gore/Feingold 2008

Is There A Touch Of Misogyny In The Anti-Hillary Crowd?

The Dollar Melts as Iraq Burns....

NYT: Wal-Mart Says Thank You to Workers (a Polo shirt for 20 yrs employment)

We play politics with gay people's lives

Republican Corruption Fallout Continues – The New Hampshire Election Phone Jamming Scandal

Analyst: IBM To Employ 100,000 Workers In India By 2010

There is only one way to end the war in Iraq Pt. II (Kucinich)

Chessboard Endgame by Garry Kasparov

Producer of ‘Daily Show’ and ‘Colbert’ Cites Other Projects as He Steps Aside

The little laptop that could

What’s Wrong With My Voting Machine? by Adam Cohen at NY Times


So How About Public Transit?

A Sports Writer at the Barricades

Wal-Mart Girds for Showdown With New Congress on Unions, Trade

LAT op-ed: Rebuilding the middle class with massive infrastructure projects

'Fear took over' in Baghdad raid -- U.S. advisors lament Iraqi troops' conduct

Honest Centrism for Populist Democracy

David Sanger: Will Bush Change on Iraq?

Cheney has lost leverage, but remains a force

Stalag 9/11 (and Geneva Conventions) by Chris Kelly

Republicans must be more like Ike

Iraq and the Danger of Psychological Entrapment --WaPo


Does Israel Have A Right To Exist? By Mark Goldman

AlterNet: Dahr Jamail - "Business Is The Next Big Casualty In Iraq"

Wheat region shifts north by 2050 (a picture essay)

"Energy resources and our future" - remarks by Admiral Hyman Rickover delivered in 1957

Trouble In Suburban Wyoming Paradise - Wells Drying Up, Water Contaminated

What if small were fashionable?

Search Intensifies For Crops That Can Withstand Global Warming - Guardian

Since 1990 nuclear New Jersey increased its reliance on coal and natural gas by 50% and 230 %

Indonesian Government - East Java "Mud Volcano" Could Flow For Years - AFP

Idaho Custom Ammo Maker Pleads Guilty To Attempt To Poison Wolves - Reuters

OMG: "Thanks to Climate Change, by 2050 America's Breadbasket Will Be in Canada"

Maine college looks for wind energy to buy. Can't find it. Buys it anyway.

Puget Sound Energy Issues RFP for Solar Facility

Met Office - "Not A Typical Winter Event" As Hurricane-Force Winds, Small Tornado Hit England

Well this ought to be fun - BBC challenges climate crisis critics

Inquiry Turns to Humans on Pollutant, Hormone Tie

CA Irrigation District Inherits Lakeside Resort But Discovers An Environmental Disaster - Sacbee

RFK Jr. Roasts Bush Environmental Policy, Media In SLC Speech - SL Tribune

LA Auto Show Dripping With Greenwash - SF Chronicle

Bushfires May Have Wiped Out Australia's Most Genetically Diverse Koala Colony - Reuters

Over 1,000 Dead Or Missing After Supertyphoon Durian Hits RP - AFP

Alpine Gentian Blooming In Austrian Alps, Bears Failing To Hibernate Across EU - Reuters

Groundwater In 9 Of 10 Chinese Cities Either Polluted Or Overdrawn - Reuters

26-Day Expedition Along Yangtze Fails To Uncover Any River Dolphins - AFP

(Brazil) Rainforest gets protected status - BBC

Shock in Ghajar: Israelis turned into refugees in Lebanon

Royal stumbles in row over attack on Israel as 'Nazi'

Special force kills Palestinian in Tulkarm

Israel 'to ease' W Bank friction

Sen. Diane Feinstein warned Cheney's office on Sept 10, 2001

Is another 9/11 coming soon ?

American Thinker says 9/11 skepticism "extremely dangerous"

Nurse Witnesses Hijackers at Rehab Clinic Owned by Convicted Felon

detailed timeline involving Bin Ladens,Bushes,and Saudi corruption re:9/11

Election Reform, Fraud, & News Monday 12/04/06

ES&S – the Midas Touch in Reverse

NIST STS Subc. Report: DOES IT MEAN the death of the machine?

DRE Lawyer Drops Major DRE suit; calls VVPAT "Fool's Gold"; Tells Cong take Powder on Legislation

Carl Levin will run for another term in '08

Videotape Offers a Window Into a Terror Suspect’s Isolation

Wal-Mart Girds for Showdown With New Congress on Unions, Trade

Rising wages forcing companies to look beyond India

US travel data system criticised (chips in passports, etc.)

Cheney has lost leverage, but remains a force

Most Iraqis aware of existence of illegal drugs

(Turkish PM) Erdogan Objects to US Military Presence in N. Iraq

Wealthy Texans paying to derail Hillary Clinton ("Stop Her Now")

Pentagon carrying Al Jazeera English

Reuters: Gunmen kill Iraqi journalist in Baghdad

'Fear took over' in Baghdad raid -- U.S. advisors lament Iraqi troops' conduct

Sailor pleads guilty to espionage

Chavez backs possible vote to close private TV stations

Researcher charged with conflict

Police shoot, kill teen Playstation robbery suspect

Man detained over spy poisoning

U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Khalilzad Plans to Leave, Officials Say (Bolton replacement?)

DiCaprio film may hurt diamond demand: analysts

Parents Want Kids to Be Allowed to Wear Hitler Youth Emblem in School

Tribal leaders plan meeting on global warming

President to Host British Prime Minister Tony Blair at the White House

Ex-KBR employee sentenced for Iraq kickbacks

Suit offers peek into world of lobbyists' grab for clients

Europe bets on weathering a US downturn

Experts worry warmer Earth will slash farm yields

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday December 4

State Of Texas Awards Contract Extension To Scandal-Plagued ACS

Egypt says arrested foreigners had terror links

AP: U.S. Marine Convicted in Philippines

Exile groups join in urging an easing of Cuba restrictions

Armed troops keep Fiji PM out of palace

CNN Announces: Bush Accepts Bolton Resignation

Officials: KeyBank VP Embezzled $40M, Not $29M (OH)

Anger at UN chief's Iraq comments (Iraqis are worse off than under Saddam)

BREAKING: CNN confirms that a U.S. Marine helicopter made an emergency landing ..

Ex-dictator Pinochet in 'hands of God' after heart attack (AFP)

Muslim-American Group Targets Radio Host Over Koran Oath Comments (Prager)

Frist: Dems 'were playing politics' with Bolton nomination

3 members of missing SF family found alive

Brazil creates new protected areas in Amazon

UK nuclear weapons plan unveiled

AFP: Iraq war has cost US 350 billion dollars

Bush administration to be cartoon (on Comedy Central)

Firm offers to pay for pupils to see Gore film (Scotland)

Levin (D-MI) to seek another Senate term in '08

CNN: Brownback has taken the first step toward launching a 2008 presidential bid

Padilla lawyers release images

Alleged PS3 Thief Shot Dead by Police

Soldiers Face Obstacles to Mental Health Services (NPR)

Post your holiday desktop!

How It Should Have Ended

So I was at the coffee shop today...

Barack's Name

Powdered Tooooooooaaaaaast Man!

GREAT anti- bush song.

DU--Please Help me --DU these pages

mmmmmmmmmMele Kalikimaka

Feliz Navidad............. Feliz Navidad

On moderation during the Holiday season

TWO days in a row with GOPisEvil and huskerlaw!

Swedes Guard Christmas Goat From Vandals

Woman Told To Pay $1 Million If She Wants Her Lawn Jockey Back

Woman Who Set Obesity Record (1,050 Pounds) Dead At 63

D*mn it's cold out........should I walk or stay in an ride the cycle???

Anyone watch the Showtime series "Weeds" - damn, that's a good show

Pepperidge Farms... Cinnamon Swirl Toast.

I just got home from work. I am due back in nine hours.

i need my desperate housewives

Powdered Toast Maaaan!!!!

question for Baby Boomers

Man, Angry He Was Caught For Shoplifting, Retaliates With Fire Bomb

Mystery Science Theater 3000

Will someone in Canada please go to the airport and buy me these cookies

Hark! the Harold angels sing

"If anyone goes to our movie hoping to see horse sex, they'll be greatly disappointed"


I have a question about an episode of "Doogie Howser MD"...

Forming presidential exploratory committtee for Kitchen Witch

Principal Takes Boy For Unwanted Hair Cut Without Parent's Permission

They find it amusing that they can incorporate elements of performance and some oh-so-inventive

More donation information... nonreligious charities that help kids in S. America?

If you see gang-related graffiti...

For Atheists/Agnostics/and sympathetic other people.

Yesterday was my first anniversary of not drinking.

How old do you have to be to get senior movie tickets?

My husband just broke my heart :^(

Serious word jazz...

I just did a goole image search on No Talent Assclown - look who is 3rd show

My office door decorations

I just won tickets to see the Dixie Chicks.

Please tell me what a "meme" is. I don't know.

Best film released in 2006?

How are your pre-season predictions coming along? Mine from July 30th

Worst film released in 2006?

I had such a strange dream last night

Early Christmas present for Loungers: Kurt Vonnegut

to whoever it was that heated up fish in the office microwave:

Hartmann is ripping this 'economist' to pieces...

P. NESS, yes everyone, let's congratulate Phil Ness for being...

Today's the 1,543rd day of my same job...and I'm not so into it.

Long, long, ago...long before Sheryl Crow...

Library cat with pen pals around the world is dead (Dewey Readmore Books)

Finally a fine wine web site ...

Best Paul Simon Album

"Larry (King) forced the doors open and went inside, apparently searching for Santa..."

I want to punch my ethics teacher. In the nads.

Best Paul Anka Album

What do you do when DU does this?

Have you ever had a two day hangover?

Finally shoveled my way out

How does your family celebrate Jimmy Buffet's birthday?

Teenager set on fire in filming of stunt video

Where did "assclown" come from?

Gallagher hands over clothes to Oxfam in secret

Searched for 'assclown'. This is what I found:

Parents with kids in daycare: do the runny noses/colds ever stop?

A monday morning MrsGrumpy love-fest!

Eddie Murphy splits with former Spice Girl Melanie B...and a nation weeps.

For relaxing times...

Happy Monday!!!

simple little program to open .pdf files?

My 3000th post. I'm celebrating with cheese!


Happy Holidays, your paycheck will now be smaller

Teddy toy is a swear bear

May I just say that Regina Spektor is a lush goddess

Rip Torn Allegedly Ripped -- AGAIN! (actor arrested for DWI in New York)

Caption this:

Want John Lennon's Beatle suit? the piano from Sun Records?

Grocery Store Etiquette Revisited.

Happy birthday Politically_Wrong!!

Thomas Kinkade Annual 2006 Crystal Christmas Ornament!!!

Roses or The Stench of BCS?

Men's Health Magazine via Yahoo: 4 reasons why men cheat

Goodnight, you fiends

So I bought little Ms. Goblinmonger an iPod for Xmas

Got in from New Orleans last night...

"The Devil's Rejects" - Soundtrack and Movie

Most Overrated Piece of Crap: Little Miss Sunshine

Love children, peaceniks, 60s aficionados: check out my impulse buy of the week:

Healthy Vibes for WannaBeGrumpy, if you could...

What has been the worst BCS screw job?


Put That Coffee Down.

Another Hollywood Couple calls it quits - Lance Bass and Reichen Lehmkuhl

If you like Maple Syrup - these are the BEST cookies on the planet

28 degrees forecast for gulf coast tonight.

I go to take my Contracts final soon. Wish me luck.

On moderators this holiday season


Oh Phooey......I'm feeling grumpy...........

Anybody remember Foster Brooks? "The Airline Pilot".

Meet the AKC National Champion for 2006

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Mon 12/04/06)

Before cuisinart, there was the Ulu.

I found it! I found the bug!

O, O, O, the Big O - O

If Santa were a woman and looked

An Animal Lover's Poll.

*THE* Holiday gift ideas thread


Santa Watch - Not for Children

Need input... I'm gonna make a donation as a gift - what's a good group working on Darfur?

My wife's getting me a HDTV this year.

Its wrong to laugh at this guy, I know, but damn, this cracks me up.

What do all you singles do for New Year's Eve?

Spoilsbury Tooooooooaaaaaast Boy!

Do You Want the Terrorists to Win - Quiz

Madden 06 PS2 Football game question

"Now is the time, This is the place, Now is the time...blah blah blah. Mercials you HATE

Fundie song parodies

The kitten has worms,

This is our countraaaay

Sex With Your Socks On: One Third Of Canadians Say Yes

So my son has to learn C+++ using Visual Studios....Help Me Babies!

We're finally getting heat tomorrow!

Ugh! I want to change cell phone service! Any recommendations?


Well its official. Modified bed rest for a week then

Today's the first day of my new job....and I LOVE it!

My wife and I went to a holiday cocktail party last night. It was at the home

TIME Mag's 100 Greatest Albums of All Time - NOT!!!!

Are There Phrases that You Hate? Here are mine - most straight from Yuppyville

What is the worst present you get to look forward to this year?

RUMOR: Is Dec. 8th Al Franken's last day on Air America? I need some research help this afternoon.

I think Rabrrrrrr should be ambassador to the U.N.


Funny Typo in lawyer's retention letter

You know you're old when.........

GOD Dwells Within Yer as Yer

If there is a War on Christmas, it's they RW who is having it.

Why Is This?

Uh, oh, - war on Christmas ... someone in Akron Ohio didn't get Bill O'Reilly's memo

God Is Imaginary....

The Myth of the Historical Jesus

Bible History Buffs! I've Got A Question

Why is it so important to some people to disprove one's beliefs...

Researchers Discover Hydrogen Can Form Multicenter Bonds

One thing leads to another: Nikola Tesla!

Taking a much needed break from DU!

The Average Anti-Gay Bigot

Maryland Gay Marriage Court of Appeals Proceedings Live Webcast Link

If it is true that one out of 100 babies have undeveloped sex

I hope this doesn't cost us the 2008 election!

Newest Religious Right Tactic: Sue to Get Civil Servant Dough and Block Gay Rights

Here's what's the matter with Kansas (barf alert)

Dwyane Wade is Sports Illustrated Sportsman of Year

Anne Ortelee's Weekly (Astro) Weather Forecast

An interesting thread about Tesla.

Is the American Legion Commander lying about his service?

Boston Logisitics: Airport Shuttles to Boston Hotels

Heads up - BIGTIME heads up

What a glorious day- BOLTON RESIGNS!!!

Thanks everyone for helping Nolie.

Hearing tomorrow on Robert Gates

Kerry is so right with his diagnosis of the Middle East and a vision to transform it.

Boston folk question.

Anyone awake?

Senator Kerry, vindicated again- American Legion's Morin- is a fraud.

Serious discussion vs. denial!

"I always feel like ... somebody's watching me."

Anyone else do their own "Holiday Cards"

Stephen Colbert...

Doctors upset over VA's push to seize Veterans Research Funds

Newt World Order:Bush and co paving the way for power mad freaks like Gingrich

Prince of Wales recruits Gore for 'green' campaign

Where is the House Foley Ethics Report?

Woman raped after reporting rape of 40 schoolgirls to aid workers

'I knew Afghanistan would be tough, but I didn't think it would be this tough'

Cheap Labor vs. Population Control?

Alternate (recent) history

I hope we don't nominate a senator

who I hope will run in 08

Puffing on Polonium

Gender pay gap narrows for unexpected reason: Men's wages eroding

10 U.S. troops dead in December in W's war against the Iraqis

American trained Afghanistan police force incapable of carrying out work

"Nazis in America" - 2000 article, valid information ?

Is another 9/11 coming soon ?

One Marine Killed; Three Missing in Copter Crash in Iraq

Surreal, military-style raid on a peaceful (and legal) concert event in Utah.

British troops opened fire on civilians in the southern city of Kandahar...

Why is it so important to some people to disprove one's beliefs...

Over 70 insurgents killed in S. Afghanistan

Report: U.S. trained police force in Afghanistan incapable of routine law enforcement work

How to tell if your cell phone is bugged

50 bodies found in Baghdad

"...wrong about WMD, we were wrong about troop levels..."

Bush is digging his heels in on Iraq AGAIN!!

Letter to Congressional Democrats re: media reform

Torture Damages Terrorist Suspect Memories: Padilla Case Similar to Others

Iraq: The world's fastest growing refugee crisis

How Do We Fund The National Guard?

The one thing cowardly Neo-Cons can't stand is to lose...

Is the American public in love with dynasty?

Oh Shit... I just had a brainstorm

Washington Journal is

Part of the president's problems could stem from this

Lessons from a King named George.

Well, I've been at it again -- Church signs o' the times....

Why do they always say "up or down" vote?

(Peace, Love) The Gap shares board member with Lockheed Martin

Erdogan Objects to US Military Presence in N. Iraq

Playing Politics with Gay People's Lives

I received this email targeting military members

Breaking on CNN Bolton resigns

Do you think Governor Schweitzer (MT) should run for President in 08?

US forces seal off Iraqi town, draw criticism

Kofi speaks : "much worse" than a civil war

So who will georgie nominate now?

Iraqi's life is worse now than it was under Saddam Hussein

Dumbya as Teddy Roosevelt...

Bob Novak: GOP leaders say party can't go into '08 with troops in Iraq

Hadley Offers Bait-And-Switch To Russert On Iraq Troop Levels

NEIL BUSH MILKS COWS .... (No Bush Left Behind)

US marine given 40 years for rape

Have You Called Your Congresscritter today?

How Republicans support Family Values

Shadow's Taxicab reports: Fighting each other over here when they’re not over there

bored?read my 1000th post from a year ago RE Bush crimes

The only thing worse than BushCo would be BushCo followed

The proper order of things.....

Why shouldn't the Democrats be the "Party of Peace" ?

Radar Online: "How an also-ran anchor (K.O.) became the caustic king of cable news"

Katherine Harris contributor indicted for sending white powder, threats to liberals

Nuclear Doomsday Clock Set Back Three Minutes After Bolton Resignation

FDA Stent Experts Have Financial Ties to J&J, Rivals

Henry Waxman is on the Franken Show right now

judge says illegal immigrants are dandelions - writes kids bk.

Hilarious-M$NBC discussing how "Shrewd" Romney is on immigration, no mention of gardner

Democrats Who Opposed War Move Into Key Positions

I watched "The Hunting of the President" last night.

detailed timeline involving Bin Ladens,Bushes,and Saudi corruption re:9/11

GOP scandal scorecard...WOW

Business Travel Coalition wants to fight ATS database on travelers

Has everybody seen the brilliant Bush-bashing re-take

Jeesh! Our Casualties are up to 2901. Jut Jumped Again-2904

Boeing is pro-torture - helps with 'extreme renditions'

Wages vs profits: when will the debate take place?

Dept of Commerce pushes a political message to employees

Zalmay Khalilzad to replace Bolton?

Monday is a brute bludgeon in the middle of your forehead. . . . So why not CAPTION???

(from the people who brought you the Vietnam war) The Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl

In 2002, there were 1.29 million abortions--If men got pregnant, there would have been a billion.

The author of Help Mom! There are Liberals Under My Bed! Writes an Op-Ed for the Green Bay rag...

Brian Lamb of CSPAN should give this explanation to callers

Pelosi: Our Coasts Need Lasting Protection from Oil and Gas Drilling

Is Senator wandering around office buildings clad only in his jammies?

* and Laura watch a performance of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory - pics

Lieberman's PNAC was showing when he went on Face the Nation...

Case Closes For Family Accused Of Terrorist Ties (after ** 2 yrs in jail**)

Bush 'deeply disappointed' by Bolton resignation

I'm hearing reports that the UN is erupting in celebration

I know unions convince` employers to get good working conditions,

GOP gives Fletcher cool reception

Bolton was an unmitigated disaster

George Mitchell for Ambassador to the U.N.?

Anyone else been taking a little break from politics lately?

Diplomats are ... diplomatic on the subject of Bolton

Guess who's being rumored to be the next UN ambassador?

What's this BUSHIT about a 'handful of senators' blocking Bolton

Have Bolton & Dimson held their comedy act, er, press conf. yet?

I Miss President Bill Clinton.

CNN "QuickVote" on Bolton (50%-50%)

The Secret Service gave Abdul-Aziz al-Hakim a ____ before meeting Bush

The Battle Against Global Warming is Warming Up

name the peculiar expression on Chimpy's mug (?)

Indy: Airport cops arrest man in body armor

Bolton Held Up U.N. Anti-Slavery Measure (thank god he's leaving!)

Bolton: The Mean Father

What's Next For BOLTON? Freepers Say PRESIDENT!

Bush is Just Getting Destroyed in the Media - do we have any new polls?

E. coli Outbreak in NJ - Taco Bell Apparently Involved

CNN poll needs help

Am I seeing things or is Bush playing footsie with an Iraqi Mullah at the White House on my TV set?

Randi showering my hometown with praise!!!!

Snow: "The president doesn’t look for cover. What he looks for is the best information."

Rasmussen, a GOP poll, shows W at a 39% approval rate

2904 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

While meeting with Abdul-Aziz al-Hakim, * breaks out into song - caption these pics

Evangelicals continue their crusade to stomp out science...

Wolfie is gonna chat up Jebbie 08 aspirations yet this hour.


Bush twin stolen cellphone ends up on Argentinian eBay auction

Bush Legacy? Uh, Let's Wait on That

I think Bush really IS a psychopath - what do you think?

What do you think the republicons are ....

Should I take this Grad School Class? Need Advice!!!!

The people of Afghanistan are awesomely proud, strong and just.

As Gore stated in "An Inconvenient Truth"...

Which Republican Assclown are you secretly hoping runs for Prez?

Jack Cafferty's questions for the day

W on MSNBC with the Shiite Leader

If Iraq is like Vietnam, could Iran become like Cambodia?

Captions anyone?

IF Bush cared about bipartisanship--cared about this country--he would nominate

"I never met a man I didn't like"--Will Rogers

Iraq isn't like Viet Nam

This is an interesting reminder of what life used to be like

What do you think the neocons or republiCONS mean when they...

Since the republiCONS seem to not want...

MSNBC Silliness: Jonathan Alter says Barak Sweep/Buchanan says Gore

bush regime to be cartoon. I thought it already was!

State Dept.:"We do believe that they are fundamentally better off than they were with Saddam"

I pity the Republic Party

Gays on Strike? I simply cannot WAIT for this one!!!

Tony Snowjob C-SPAN at 1 PM It should be interesting

Human Rights and IMPEACHMENT Super Sunday....this Sunday!

Question: Was Tenet "in the know" about the Neo Cons' misleading to go into Iraq? I don't think so

So Bush met with Iran today...

Wall Street excited about bank merger and fact that 3,900 jobs will

Idea for a "Democratic World/Republican World" Simulation.

Tom Brokaw troubles me......

Just in case anyone has forgotten about it, I'm sure the RW'ers have

Genius Freeps Concerned About Election Fraud (in VENEZUELA)

Any Air America Premium members here? Anyone know the fate of AAR?

Military Commissions First Unit of New Mobile ICBMs

Poll on Dean's Comments

Spare the Air NIGHT

The ultimate freeper (2004)

Does Domenici have Dementia?

Is 2007 an election year?

Is hating Bush bad for my health?

If Gore, Clinton, Clark, Biden, Richardson, Bayh, Vilsack, Dodd, Gore didnt run, who would u vote 4

You really shouldnt give an iraqi kid a smoke

According to posts on this sounds as if James Kim's family

Bolton resigns.

People, I'm worried about all this Candidate 08 talk right now.

We play politics with gay people's lives

Should the minimum wage be different for teenagers?

MSNBC Airs Multiple Segments On C-SPAN Caller Smearing President Carter

I'm a Little Teapot ---pix--->>>

Why should someone swear an oath of office on a book

caption this * pic...

What role would Bill Clinton have in a Hillary administration?

Pat Robertson Comments On Hugo Chavez Landslide Victory

Brit Hume: Bush's friends are worried about him

Does anyone still believe the US will launch a full scale invasion of Iran?

how about dissolving iraq, and dividing it between Iran and Saudi Arabia?

Bolton gone? Bring back positive mustache images .... The Capt.!

I have decided, after much prayerful consideration, to consider a bid for the Republican nomination

Hillary hires ex-Dean staffer as National Field Director

Is it right that two families could control the presidency for 24 years?

Bush QUOTE: "(John Bolton) did a FABULOUS job!"

"To Catch a Predator" Rabbi Sentenced In Internet Sex Sting

Tony Snow grieves lack of positive recognition for J Bolton, shall we sing Kumbaya for him?

Where was the coverage? Where was the outrage?

Wow, conservatives really ARE nuts.

Would you forgive a person who does you harm?

Some things about the war in Afghanistan you may not know (talked with soldier today)

Rising wages forcing companies to look beyond India

the new MIA - RIchard Cheney

Man Gets 4 Years For Killing Kittens During Burglary

Radical fringe Toon - Monday 11/4 - one lump or two?

Monday: Fresh TOONS

TOON: This Modern World - "Tom Tomorrow's Guide to Holiday Punditry!"

Should the concept of marriage be abandoned?

Carters Response to CSpan caller

Why is the onus on the Iraqi to prove they can self-govern

We the People

You say she can't win. I say you are falling into a trap.

Paul Krugman:Two More Years

Top Bush aide: White House must get 'mojo back'

If I chose a republican it would be Romney

I criticized Chavez when he called Bush names a few months ago

Bush administration downsized for cartoon satire (Comedy Central)

Be All That You Can Be: Leave the Army

David Sirota: A List Of Democrats Who Are Going To Lead The Fight (& The Dems Who Will Fight Them)

Rush Limpballs: "The Democrat (sic) Party is at war with America"

Bill Clinton for UN Ambassador!

VANITY FAIR's Lengthy Expose On The Mark Foley Scandal

HUGH!!!111!! tax refund

How can we prove someone is a veteran?

Scooter Libby gives his top 9 reasons...

Hey RW Talk Show Hosts: I've got a bone to pick with you!

If Gore didn't run in '08 who would be your top choice for nomination?

Fugging Hell -breaking on CNN

Rummy, Bolton.... who's next?

In pathetic, cynical move, Mitt Romney wants state police to arrest illegal immigrants

I've spent close to six years filled with hatred. And I'm sick of it.

VENEZUELA: Congratulations, President Chavez.

Bobby - some comments

Stars & Stripes readers fed up with Ann Coulter

I Love Ann Coulter!

A confession to DU and an apology that I should be giving to my niece

How Crazy are you?

Have we ever had any President in history that..

Pickles: "Women are now reclaiming their place with men at the center of Afghan society."

Kerry's diagnosis and vision for the Middle East is right.

What an election does (and doesn't do) -- Two thoughts to chew on

TOON: George W. Bush In A Fantasy World ---->

Citigroup Exec Turns His NY Penthouse Into a Meth Lab

What should the federal minimum wage be?

Pelosi to fast-track minimum wage bill

The Repubs never imagined the Democrats would do this !!

Walter Pincus - Democrats Who - OPPOSED WAR - Move Into Key Positions

Do you care about the number of abortions?

Amb. Joe Wilson is commenting at today!!

Unprecedented Efficiency in Photoelectrochemical Production of Hydrogen from Water: 42%

Does your family remember the Depression?

Are most white Americans racist?

Sen Reid Will Limit Senate Recesses to 1 Wk-Making Bush Recess Appts-Impossible

DiCaprio film may hurt diamond demand: analysts

A Hillary Clinton nomination would mean disaster for the Dems.

What do you think bush will do when he leaves office...

You can't put baby Jesus in the manger till Dec. 25th, no kidding.

RIP, Logan Whitehurst

Kati Kim and children found, James Kim still missing

Hopefully not my last post at Democratic Underground...

An Inconvenient Truth - On Demand @

University of Texas Young Conservatives set up an anti-ACLU nativity scene protest - pics

US News: "Bush's Library Needs a Harding Nook"

Pic of Bill Clinton...

The Christian Right Can't Read the Bible

George W. Bush: The Country's Neurotic Parent?

Proving that the pope has never read the Bible

Christians: Discover the Beauty of Rational Thinking

How do we know that Christians are delusional?

WANTED: For Crimes Against Humanity...

Rush reference

"LITTLE ARROWS" What a light cute political cartoon.... just wait he, he, he

RxUSH: Limbaugh meets the Canadian rock trio in an oxycontin haze

Bear Nutz


Russert grills Hadley on Bush’s Mistakes

Planet of the NeoCons

Stick Magnetic Ribbons on your SUV

LAT: Fundraising goes on for lame-duck Schwarzenegger: Special accounts add to record cash totals

Texas warned us about be prepared for Jeb! Earmarks a drop in the ocean!

Hadley "a “new way forward" aka bush will not go with the Iraq Study Group.

John Bolton has resigned.

Dana Perino, WH: Bush "explored" keeping Bolton by giving him a title other than ambassador

SF Gate: "Politically weakened president gives no signs of altering course of Iraq war "

How Many Dems Will Run For Prez In 2008?

Uh... Can Bush Re-Appoint Bolton Now

Shocked and saddened Freepers recommend Bolton's replacement: Rick Santorum.

Tom Daschle Is Not Running for president in 2008

Obama, Edwards Fare Best In Poll Looking At Favorability/Unfavorability

Time Has Come to Rage!

So Bush wants another $170 billion dollars for the Iraq War?

Thank you President George W. Bush.....

Is there a list of the projects for the first 100 days of Dem Control?

Carl Levin to seek another Senate term in 2008

Sam Brownback is making an official announcement...

Dean would be a good president(True or False)

A call for solidarity and action on Oaxaca from the Zapatistas

IF there was only one choice in who could run against Hillary, who would it be?

Poll Suggests Hillary, Gore Have Bad Combination Of High Name Recognition, High Unfavorable Ratings

Freeper on Bolton's exit: "Maybe he's going to run for pres!!!!"

Taking bets on the over and under for the 2008 Presidential, how many candidates will we have?

What Republican president would you prefer?

Is the President to be elected in 2040 serving in Iraq today?

Maryland Gay Marriage Court of Appeals Proceedings Live Webcast Link

Bush: Worst President Ever? MSNBC Now

One of Rumsfeld's recommendations.

self delete

"There are more truths told in the first 8 minutes of The Daily Show than in most news conferences"

Mandate for Peace Sends Letter to Every Democrat in House and Senate

A letter to my Senator: Lies, Lies, Lies

AP: (Hillary) Clinton hires national fundraiser

your favorite republican reason why we won

There are simply some days when I want to rip their FUCKING FACES OFF

Freepers are shedding tears because Pinochet is close to dying

So who's running the country now?

Red Sox Resisted Rights

Bush actively soliciting ideas and proposals about a course correction in Iraq

The fallout continues for the Republican Party...

Pelosi:Our Coast Need lasting protection from Oil and Gas Drilling

Al Gore On Oprah Tuesday!

Wealthy Texans paying to derail Hillary Clinton ("Stop Her Now")

Anybody else seen this batshit crazy Republican email?

Think Obama can't win? He's got some secret weapons.

"If the IWR had failed, we wouldn't be in Iraq now." Who are we kidding?

"I trust this White House"

CNN's Crowley reports on Obama's Media Support drowning out other Dem

Shameful Milestone Reached For Minimum Wage

Dems Who Opposed War Move Into Key Positions

Where's Tweety anyone know?

Sen. Byrd on the IWR - Oct 4, 2002

Serious discussion vs. denial on Iraq!

Inconvenient TRUTH: Al Gore needs to run again

Oprah Tuesday: Global Warming 101 with Al Gore

Group just formed to shut Kerry's voice down right when he'll be leading net neutrality issue

Bayh Forming Exploratory Committee, Visiting Iowa and NH. Why?

Is there a viable female alternative to Sen Clinton?

Condi in her shiny dress. Pic

O.K., Don't Fuck Around. Who Is Your Candidate For Prez In 2008?

Chris Matthews ill due to Diabetes complications?