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Archives: January 9, 2007

When War Business Rules The World

Chris Floyd | New Oil Law Means Victory in Iraq for Bush

And Now, a Word from Chile [Social Security privatization]

U.S. Targets Iran's Oil Industry

The Rich Stand Accused: Capitalism is the Source of Social and Environmental Crises

Robert Parry: Bush's Rush to Armageddon

A Campaign of Sustained, Nonviolent Civil Disobedience to End Iraq War Funding

Mr President, herewith my ten tips to deal with Iraq

Does a McCain-Lieberman ticket make sense? (!!?)

Rising Iraqi deaths loom over Bush announcement

Why is my dad far away in that place called Guantanamo Bay? Young boy's plea to Tony Blair

CommonDreams: Cure for Yellow Ribbon Patriotism

Gene Racz: Don't Allow the Impeachment of President Bush to Fall off the Table

Two E&E posters I miss: Coastie for Truth and DCFirefighter.

Can anyone, here, explain to me why NeoCons Still Control Bush II?

Nuclear Attacks? - American Media in Denial - Public Uninformed

Norman Finkelstein vs. Gil Troy (On DemocracyNow!)

What psychotic hate looks like

The Crooks are at it again, Limits put on hacking demonstration,

Senator (Hutchison) : Bush plans Iraq troop surge (9pm Wed on TV)

AP: More Gitmo Detainees Join Hunger Strike

Steelworkers Hail Dupont Backing Off Nerve Agent Waste Treatment

BBC: Man jailed over NY bombing plot

Venezuela telecom firm suffers from national talk

Data shows 2006 was USA's warmest year on record

EU and US attempt to break trade deadlock

Sheriff says Hmong hunter was murdered (Wisc)

Oil market gets the jitters after Russians close Belarus pipeline

Feingold, Obama introduce ethics plan Monday


Oil-rich Kazakhstan’s prime minister resigns

Western companies may get 75% of Iraqi oil profits

New video of Saddam's corpse on Internet

U.S. submarine collides with a Japanese merchant vessel (CNN BREAKING)

Reagan Lawyer Ready to Return to White House

GMA vows safe Asean summit (!)

Global Assets Poised For BIG Correction

Sprint reports subscriber losses, job cuts (5,000)

Bush, lawmakers meet on education bill

House Democrats’ Security Bill Draws Doubts

Calif. fire burns 3 structures in Malibu

AP: Kan. AG Worried About Abortion Case File

(Far-right) Le Pen Sees Himself as President (of France)

Photo shows Bush with disgraced lobbyist

NPR: Adoption Agency Offers Up Embryos to Couples (Embryo Brokering)

Lieberman, Graham Endorse Troop Buildup (wrote letter of support to Bush)

MI5 to send e-mail terror alerts


Breaking on BBC World TV: US nuke sub and Japanese tanker collide

Sea Shepherd Officially Running Pirate Vessel

Kimberly-Clark Outsources Accounting Positions To India's Genpact

i can't beLieve the dems are bLowing it!!!

Let's make one thing clear, y'all. I don't have penis envy...

I want to rage against GD.

Who would like to get sold?

I want to rage against virtual machines.

LOL - evening news now teaches the 3 R's plus an E.

Man's Wallet Returned After 62 Years

I wanna go home

Man returns book overdue since 1960

Monday Dead-Catapalooza! Man Sues Cops Over Seizure Of 114 Frozen Cats

Gosh - I hope this BCS game tonite is at least half as good as last week's

You're a Weenie Head.

macrobiotic diet?

Eegads I feel just awful!

Tickle Me Elmo - On Fire

Which movie should Richard Pryor had done in 1986?

Has anyone heard whether Studio 60 is coming back?

Polish Sausage!

Do you worry that if you find happiness in your life and will become addicted to it?

Anyone here have experience making their own iron-on decals?

I don't like Pastrami

Is the game EVER gonna start?

I just watched "The Atomic Cafe"


Post pictures of you licking a big Goofy.

Can anyone tell me about their experience with In Vivo Fertilization?

Goodnight Loungers!

Rosie and Donald are fighting it out on USA

Does Nancy Grace have to wear a helmet on her motorcycle?

Blue Jay may want to go get some air during halftime.


I want to run away to San Francisco to be a librarian!

Help - has anyone here used - free prep, print, efile?

Is nothing sacred?

New kitty pics.....

Anyone else love the guilty sin that is Barrett-Jackson?

Did '90s Culture Ever Really End?

Time is over. I was going to say


Watnt to try something fun?

Have you taken down your Christmas tree, indoor decorations

DU legal eagles.... how do i find out what the lifespan of a financal judgment in NY state is?


I need some computer help, please.

93 yard touchdown return of the opening kickoff!!!! That's how we do it in OHIO!!

Boise State, National Champions!

Random question of the day.. For Dr. Pepper drinkers

Oh, REV! Yoo Hoo!

Oh Hell Yeah! Way to Go Gators!!!

Ok, I'm getting tired of waiting for a pic thread to pop up so I can show off my new tweaks...

New rules per George Carlin (?)

Hey Gray! Bob Dylan Is My Friend Now Too!

Is it possible for a cold to settle into your lower back?

Is a $107.54 a lot for a power cord to my laptop?

Anyone know anything about probation, and the possibility of transferring to another state?

I just committed a felony: ask me anything.

Is there really a need for Fox to upskirt the cheerleaders at every break?

Psychotic Hatred Rears It's Ugly Head

***Official National Championship thread***

Uncle Sam Spends $20 Million for No-Wash Undies

I want the Gators to play Boise State

It's official: Pho is a panacea

Root Canal? Have you ever had one?

If Ohio State blows this game - as it appears they are

I found a moonrock in my nose!


***Official Second Half thread for the National Title Game***

Monday, January 8. William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day:

Happy Birthday Severus Snape!

Forget the cheerleaders - is there really a need for high-paid sports fucks?

GoPsUx PM'd me a picture of his butt...

I'm finally seeing an Episode of Enterprise -- and it's the very first one!

Screw the 'upskirting;' is there really a need for cheerleaders?

Ladies and gentlemen, it's that time again! Naughty girls check in!

I'm out of the hospital: ask me (almost) anything

"Regina and I were thinking about not circumcising Elijah..."

ok, i ask this seriously

Can you say "Boise State Broncos, National Champions"?

93 yard touchdown return of the opening kickoff!!!! That's how we do it in OHIO!!

Sorry Dupe.

"Human Lighthouse Filters" - a Kryon channelling - December 3, 2006

Tell President Bush: Stop the Surge and change the strategy!

For those of you interested in Parry and Webb's body of work -

For those of you interested in Parry and Webb's body of work -

So Malkin, et al DID retract on the smear against JK (well, sort of)

Date of first Democratic candidate debate: April 26

More controversial McCain campaign hires --

Delete. Dupe.

Nice Globe story on Kerry

MA lawmakers, take a bow! (Thanks, ProSense!)

How 'bout ending the day with a shot of the sunset?

One of the best things I have ever read about conservatives!

I did an investigation. Now we can impeach.

If you refuse to impeach bush, aren't you approving of his actions?

Smile for the camera : Jack and Chimpy

All those Oprah naysayers need to tune into CNN. A teacher who

Robert Parry and Gary Webb - 'propagandists' or great investigative reporters?

Well, Here We Go - Iraqi Legislation to Allow Western Control of Their Oil Fields

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: Major E-Voting Critic, Attorney Named Dep. SoS for Voting systems in CA!

RW patriots urgently needed for the escalation!


Government Withholds Classified Data!

CNN POLL: Would more U.S. troops help stop the violence in Iraq?

Million dollar homes in Malibu California now on fire.

The dumbing down of America.....and Verizon billing

Cell phones having huge impact in Africa (BBC)

My first Youtube video on Hurricane Rita

Gordon Smith (R-OR?) sounds sane.

'Plutoed' voted US word of year (BBC) {as in: "Bu**sh** got plutoed by the midterm elections!"}

So maybe the Gulf buildup against Iran is actually...against Somalia?

New word from Colbert: 'Factiness'. I bet we hear 'facts' often!

Geraldo wants to fight Keith Olbermann

Six days in September, 1950....

BREAKING: MSNBC reporting US Airstrikes on suspected al-Qaeda camps in Somalia!

"I am strongly in favor of using poisioned gas against uncivilised tribes."

HYPOCRISY ALERT! Bush wants $1 billion to employ Iraqis - makes major cuts to US job programs!

"Surge" Without Congressional Approval Is Impeachable Offense

Okay...I wanna work for Google!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Countdown named them best place to work

Family Values of Focus on the Family - They fired employee whose daughter was murdered

Please KICK ME right here:

Where Will Bush's 'Surge' Come From? Is A Draft On The Way?

Has anyone seen the workers' paradise that is Google?

Sign General Clark's letter to stop the "surge!"

How the Harriet Miers nomination undermined the Bush presidency

Kuchinich banner at Rose Parade

What Is Your Life Going To Be Like Tomorrow?

Franklin County cutting out doughnuts for inmates

I went channel surfing last night -

Bush can take a crap in the center aisle of Congress if he wants...

Bush and Cheney need to get caught in a sexual act

Countdown: YouTube video of Bunny singing "My Box in a box" Hillarious!

News from Havana - In Search of Peace with Cindy Sheehan

Keith just ripped into Hannity's ass

Cheney behind the Negropointe reappointment

Successor to Enron Accountant Now Drafting Iraq Budget

Anyone here with any theories re the new Saddam video?

Scarborough is going to rip into O'Reilly again!

If you could choose between McCain or Gingrich for the Republicans

Nightline: Nigerian oil disruption could spike price of gasoline...$5-6/gal

Ask Bernie Sanders To STOP THE WAR NOW!!!!

Iraq in a nutshell.

Microsoft to build its products into Ford cars (but will the windows work?!)

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Insanity: Reports on Israel & Iran--Will They Or Won't They???

Why Bush will Choose War Against Iran

Let's all write in a nominee for Sean Hannity's "Enemy of the State" award

Need some help please

I'm attending a Zogby Focus Group Wednesday - Anyone else ever participated?

Explosion at southeast Ohio electric plant kills 1, injures 9

Keeping it simple: Iran is not a threat to the US

Michael Ledeen and Karl Rove

Schwarzenegger proposes requiring every Californian to have health insurance

Chavez Plans to Nationalize Cantv, Other Utilities

Sex 'cuts public speaking stress' (BBC)

5th Anniversary of the U.S. Disgrace at Gitmo – My LTTE to Washington Post


DU Parents: Do you pay your kids for good grades??

You know what's always kinda bothered me about wildfire media

Impeach the motherfucker already

If Ohio State blows this game - as it appears they are

Is the drought over? TDS w/Jon Stewart and Monsieur Colbert tonight:

The Congressional Black Caucus' website (a huge disappointment)

House Bill Backs Additional Reforms From 9/11 Report

New Report Finds Pentagon Exaggerates China's Nuclear Capability

America says NO!!!

Reagan Lawyer Ready to Return to White House

Zalmay Khalilzad is a member of PNAC.

Look who's on vacation...

CAPTION: Bush and ZZ Top (an oldie)

Cokie Roberts – Democrats On Wrong Side Of History With Globalization

"This shows clearly that we are not boggged down in Iraq and can pursue other operations"

Some Things I Didn't Know About Homeland Security & the Patriot Act

KO is totally going to get in trouble.

Charlie unplugged

Sharpton considers running for president

Meet the Real Iraq Study Group- Starring Joe Lieberman and John McCain

What are they doing with their other hand?

Day of the Kings in Oaxaca

Media ignore McCain's inconsistency on Iraq troop increase

I hope shrub hits the road again to push his Iraq "surge"

Now I know how wrong the 'surge' idea is

what if . . .

How are they gonna get the amniotic fluid?

Where will the 20,000 additional troops come from?

Can we impeach this asshole tyrant already?!

WTF is McCain doing at the BCS Game coin-toss?

White House Chess

PBS Tonight: 9:30 CST - 13 Seconds: The Kent State Shootings.

Couldn't the House have continued its business without Boehner being present?

Can anyone, here, explain to me why NeoCons Still Control Bush II?

Bush wags the dog?

John McCain is tossing the coin at the BCS Championship game.

Clift: "Cheney and the president want somebody ... will support their desire to make war with Iran"

93 yard touchdown return of the opening kickoff!!!! That's how we do it in OHIO!!

New Video by Reverend X!!!

California's biggest tribe draws losing hand on Indian gaming

Waging a Somalian dog. Lots of gas smells around.

Tony Snow: Democrats Can Cut Off Funds, But Can't Stop President's 'Surge'

Don't let the religious right block stem cell research!

If Dems can't beat back Bush on "surge"--can't find words angry enough.

MSNBC: "Did we get the target" me: How many children did we kill?

the Washington Post editors are no better than the Holocaust deniers

Shameless plug for Funny Times...

Pat Robertson: Heretic?

"Clinton bombed an aspirin factory" and yada yada yada

Regarding US Air-strikes on 'suspected' al-Qaeda camps in Somalia...

There's a CURSE or POX Upon Us....Vietnam Redux...and we tried to tell you.............

Unlike Many, Spokane Paper Takes Strong Stand on 'Surge'

Norman Finkelstein vs. Gil Troy (On DemocracyNow!)

Google "Iran" and "IAEA" and do you know what you get?

Matthews and Murtha - War Funding?

Criminals on a carousel

Lakoff's Rockridge Nation discusses the first 100 hour agenda. Excellent summary

Murtha: We Have The Power of The Purse

Lieberman on Surge: What’s “The Worst that Could Happen”?

Lou Dobbs "Mis-Reports" what Pelosi and Dems have Said...Lou said

How US is violating child labour norms

The dem's in Washington have no backbone to challenge this President...

And the AOL winner is.....

Concerning the war powers of Congress and the President

Russia confident it can overcome missile defense systems...

delete. dupe.

Bush and Abramoff have met. Here is the photo

APRIL 26. Mark your calendars ... the first Democratic candidate debate

Bush absolutely can't allow the war to stop ....

Freepers, citing their god Michael Ledeen, think Iran's Khameini is dead.

Today's fun fact: Dems are OBSTRUCTIONISTS; Repubs are FILIBUSTER MASTERS

Surprise, surpise. Big attack on Al-Qaeda just two days before Shrub's big speech.

Was there a standing ovation for William Jefferson recently...

Will you support the "surge" of troops into Iraq on any basis?

Oh BARF! McCain is at the Coin Toss for the OSU/Florida Game

Please sign MoveOn petition to stop war escalation!

Does Anyone Else Find The Term "Surge" Weirdly Sexual?

Please KICK ME right here:

Dean called Nader out on his corporate ties at a debate in 04

Bush's Virile Surge Not Getting Many Takers - Almost 2/3rds Disapprove

(Reuters) Bush plan for more troops originated with Maliki

George W. Bush does not DESERVE to be impeached...

EBONY Magazine: "America's Next First Couple?"

Common Dreams:Nadar:How Will the Democrats Control Congress?

We're buying "An Inconvenient Truth" to make a clear statement.

Why is there so much stupidity and anti Dem sentiment on DU? Have some not read the constitution?

Obama isn't as skinny as I thought he was

Responses to the" faith" question I will probably never hear in my lifetime

Commanders seek more forces in Afghanistan (more Bush lunacy)

NYT: "giving Iraq’s leaders one last opportunity to try to bargain their way out of civil war."

Romney Raises $6.5 Million in One-Day Blitz

Snobocracy: When "The Right People" Run Washington

Army vets give arm & leg - but can't get drink

Surging Towards Bethlehem: How to Stop the Madness

Snow: The President Can Ultimately Do What He Wants…

"Why Hawks Win" (Behavioral Economics Nobelist Daniel Kahneman)

The Least Immoral Choice

US seizes its opportunity in Somalia(very opposite of a surgical strike)

Tom Andrews: It's Time for an American Surge to Stop the Bush War in Iraq

Ominous Signs of a Wider War

John Brown: How the World Will See the Surge

"Shallow Throat": Don't Let Dems Drink Bush's Iraq Kool-Aid

Kennedy speaks: Americans sent a clear message...

Halliburton, Your Time Has Almost Expired

Mission Impossible: Bush's smart new general can't save Iraq.

Cheney Makes Encore Bird-Slaughtering Performance Near Pittsburgh

Psychology Today: The Ideological Animal

Writing the American Dream (Mickey Z.)

Our CIA Puts 'Protecting American Economic Interests' Well Above Human Rights

Are you a health nut? (Mickey Z.)

The Warming (James Kunstler)

Novelist Nick Mamatas Declares His Independence (Mickey Z.)

Shouting Truth to Depraved Power (and Its Unwitting Accomplices) (Jason Miller)

Dispatch From The Chinese Landfill (Joe Bageant)

The Surge: Political Cover or Escalation? (Like Hitler Bush in Denial)

On Gitmo's 5th Birthday, New Pressure to Shut it Down


How the Richest Fuel Global Warming - but the Poorest Suffer Most From It

The Looniest Tune

The Nation: An Israeli Defense of Jimmy Carter

Britain's Cook Was Opposed to Iraq War

Truthdig: What Lies Beneath

To make health care affordable, attack insurers' greed

Homophobia, not injustice, is what really fires the faiths

NYT: Bush’s Task: Thrusting New Strategy on ‘a Sovereign Nation’

Attack on Iran could bring devastation to Arab world

The Smart Surge: Diplomacy By Wesley K. Clark

Shia hostages hanged in streets in revenge for Saddam's execution

Nuclear Attacks? - American Media in Denial - Public Uninformed

White House Gears Up to Sell Plan for Troop Increase in Iraq

More In Europe Concerned About Climate Change Than In U.S.

EU Critical Of Russian Decision To Cut Off Belarus Oil Pipeline - FT

Experimental 'wind to hydrogen' system up and running

Richard Heinberg: Bridging Peak Oil and Climate Change Activism

Bush Lifts Alaska Oil, Gas Drilling Ban

Summit aims for 'greener' housing (BBC)

Rare whooping crane flock thriving (AP/CNN)

Maine sites eyed for bio-oil refinery

Chavez to Nationalize Venezuela's Power

Putin unlikely saviour of endangered grey whales

Study calls for cuts in U.S. lobster fishing (Gulf of Maine Right Whales)

TXU Asks UT - Arlington To Come Up With Technology To Enable Pledged Emission Cuts - DMN

Just What N.O. Didn't Need- Africanized Bees Reported In St. Bernard Parish - ENN

Warming Could Propel Rapid Evolution In Weed Species - Field Mustard Mutated In Just 7 Years

Iran smog 'kills 3,600 in month'

Canadians Give Harper, Tories An F On Environment, Pollution - 74% Negative

Beverage Studies Funded By Food Companies 8X More Likely To Rate Drinks As Healthy - Guardian

EPA Rejects Known Carcinogen As Wood Preservative For Homebuilding - WP

Bangor (Maine) Makes It Illegal to Smoke in Cars

NCDC - 2006 Warmest Year On Record For United States (Some Hedging) - USA Today

Chinese Officials "Stunned" By Soaring Obesity Rates In Children - USA Today

Blecch! Indonesia To "Tighten" Diesel Fuel Sulfur Levels - Down To 3,500 PPM - Reuters

Met Office - 2006 Warmest Year On Record For Scotland - Contained Wettest Months, Also - BBC

Number Of Japanese Citing Global Warming As Biggest Environmental Problem Up 7X In 10 Years

(Norsk) Hydro Look at Establishing an Aluminium Plant in Greenland

Solar power lights to be put up along I-277 (Charlotte NC)

The Private Sector: Rural areas could be a vast source of energy (PA Farm Show)

Geothermal pool a hit in Klamath Falls (OR)

Living in a carbon neutral home (UK)

Honeywell Awarded Solar Project by Pleasanton Unified School District (SF CA)

BP Oil Production Drops For 6th Straight Quarter - Off 5% In Q4 2006 - AFP

Coal Mining Causing Earthquakes, Study Says

Olmert: Unilateralism policy has been a failure

Don't Play With Maps

An Israeli Defense of Jimmy Carter

Interior Min.: West Bank settler population grew by 6% in 2006

Report: Olmert to be probed over 3 affairs

Youth believe Arabs dirty, uneducated


self-delete. wrong forum n/t

"Collapse" is disinfo-- the WTC was blown to smithereens

Craig Bartmer, NYPD first respondent

Do the Crash Physics Prove No Planes?

High court won't tackle touch-screens

Because of e-voting, "...older, longtime poll workers are resigning."

Florida Voters Challenge Judge's Shutdown of Election Investigation

Election Reform, Fraud, & Related News Tuesday, 1/9/07

A little help with some votes could be good...

CIA panel blocks book by outed agent Valerie Plame

Boston Scientific laying off up to 600

Kuchinich banner at Rose Parade

Microsoft to build its products into Ford cars (but will the windows work?!)

NYT: Bush’s Task: Thrusting New Strategy on ‘a Sovereign Nation’

CNN: Key Senate chairmen to outline Iraq oversight at Tuesday news conference

Blair refuses to match US troop 'surge' in Iraq

'Hitman' e-mails rattle recipients

Schumer to Chertoff: More anti-terror funds for high-risk cities or Congress will require them

France urges 2008 date for U.S. departure from Iraq

Bush plan for more troops originated with Maliki

Iran Threatens to Block Key Shipping Lane

Cheney Makes Encore Bird-Slaughtering Performance Near Pittsburgh

Iraqi American Escapee Plans Return to U.S. (corrupt oil minister)

Bush Looks to Cooperate With Nicaragua

(Sen. Carl) Levin: Troops need to leave

Tenet memoir under scrutiny

AP: (Supreme) Court upholds conviction in border bust

U.S. Targets Iran's Oil Industry

AP: Ex-Official Sentenced for Abramoff Gifts (probation, fine)

UNICEF worker shot dead in Baghdad

Industry incentives vs. the Oreck challenge (Lott questions corporate welfare)

Reuters: Italian, U.S. agents urge govts to stop CIA trial

NY cries foul on NJ for smell

Shots fired into home of town's first black mayor (Greenwood, Louisiana).

Blair defends long-haul holidays

Reuters: Turkish PM warns Iraqi Kurds over Kirkuk

U.S. warplanes fly missions over Somalia(intelligence-gathering)

Nuclear sub hits Japanese ship

CNN: 9/11 bill at top of House 100-hour agenda: Democrats kick off self-imposed 100-hour deadline

Reuters: Iraq man to face magistrates over Saddam taunting

GOP officials: Four Bush court nominees pull out (*snicker*)

Lieberman predicts tough fight in Congress over Bush’s Iraq plan

USA TODAY: Most say no to Iraq buildup

LAT: Bush policy means second tours in Iraq, military says (Guard/Reserve)

Soldier's lost data used in fake video (local Ft. Campbell story)

Soldier pleads guilty in Iraqi deaths (lesser charge: aggravated assault with dangerous weapon)

Vatican welcomes new stem cell advance

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday January 9

Chuck's wagon rollin' (Schumer identifies key '08 Senate targets)

Official: First wave of troops to Iraq by Jan. 31

CNN: Football game delays Democrats' "100 hours"

Judges Look to New Congress for Changes in Mandatory Sentencing Laws

Reuters: Canada tells Pakistan fence, don't mine Afghan border

Norton and Davis introduce bill to give DC a House vote (CNN)

Pentagon: Somalia attacks show U.S. commitment to hunt down terrorists

GOP Senator (Smith) calls Kennedy's Iraq vote requirement a 'good idea'

Cuba frees man linked to Posada

Sharpton Considers Running for President

AP: Senator Tim Johnson's Condition Upgraded: From critical to fair

Channel 4 imagines Blair on trial for war crimes (and * in Rehab)

Fierce firefight rages in central Baghdad(Haifa Street...& Shia bodies found hanging)

Murtha Outlines Strategy To Restrict Troop Surge

Grim picture of Iraq from US watchdog

NYT/AP: Four Bush Judicial Nominees Withdraw: Concession to new Democratic Senate majority

House Advances Anti-Terror Legislation

Bush lifts ban on oil drilling in Alaska fishery

Timing of Iraq Intelligence Estimate Questioned (NPR)

Santorum joins think tank (Directs Program "America's Enemies")

Saddam's belongings reportedly looted, vandalised

Judge rejects media request (Judge Walton on Libby case)

30 killed in cargo plane crash in Iraq

Defense official: 1st wave of additional troops will go to Iraq by end of month

U.S. launches new attacks in Somalia

Europe draws up plan to tackle energy (they are not pre-occupied

Health-care spending hits nearly $2 trillion

U.S. soldier, accused of murder, had been diagnosed 3 months earlier with homicidal ideas

Iraqi PM says he refused U.S. request to delay execution

Protestors Burn Cochabamba Governor’s Office and Demand His Resignation

Trans-Alaska pipeline leak causes shutdown

U.S. says Somalia must not become terror haven

NYT: Fissures Grow on Eve of Bush Speech on Iraq

Citgo is going, Valero arriving (Texas oil company )

WSJ: CIA Blocking Cunningham Investigation

Apple Unveils Long-Awaited Phone, TV Box (AP/ABCNews)

CNN: Kennedy to call for Congressional approval of Iraq troop escalation ("vote in light of day")

Bangor Makes It Illegal to Smoke in Cars

CNN/AP: Job growth under Bush slower - by millions of jobs - than under Clinton, Reagan

Vandals hit Shi'a stores (in Detroit, following Saddam's execution)

We just unveiled an important upgrade to the ignore function that lets you block other members.

EU: Somalia Peacekeepers may be needed

Couches are now ablaze...

I tried to write a poem today

I just baked 7 doz. walnut raisin oatmeal cookies. Ask me almost anything.

My first MySpace spam mail!!!!

Monkeys with babies at the waterhole.

Any sympathy for the rich fucks in Malibu?

Any sympathy for folks for no sympathy?


GoPsUx didn't PM me a pic of his butt!!!!

I'm going to bed now....

Who Would Like To Get Rolled?

Horseshit Or Bullshit, Which Is Worse?

Pesos for Pizza

Paris Hilton wants to be a serious really.

I just committed telephony: ask me anything.

How many threads do you have hidden right now?

Jan. 8,2007 first day of my last year in college

Unsolicited CD plug

AP & Coaches Polls Are Out...

Who the hell "road home on the mail train"?

Submit Your Ideas For A Movie (1 Sentence Please : )

Quarterlies/end of year stuff for me today

Is there a surge in McCarthyism going on this country?

Best and worst congress survey by staffers.Interesting read.

My Daughter's New Year's Norn Dance

Dammit. I broke my banana.

Woman Sentenced For Mailing Herself Pot

Texas Based Pizza Chain Accepts Mexican Pesos

Dunkin' Donuts Won't Let Man In Wheelchair Use Drive-Thru

Some rubbish I received via email

Scooby-Doo creator and prolific animator , Iwao Takamoto has died, aged 81.

Ideas for a business name?

So, what was your favorite Christmas gift this year?

So, Hound Dog?

LA "Apprentice" kind of sucky

Someone has a bit too much time on their hands...

Scorpion Stings Passenger On Airplane

I was raised a republican conservative.

If I ever get sworn in to Congress and have the press picture taken. I am going to use a...

World's Smallest Country For Sale

Spiders On Drugs

Goodbye, DU!

Scorpions! On a Plane!

HEY! Gator fans!

Bangkok Introduces Daily Nap Time For Workers

Caption challenge


What band am I thinking of? (#9)

Musings from the mind of KitchenWitch

A day in the life of a single mom

I suck. We suck.

The best Tetris game online


Isn't it time that we moved beyond a numerical assessment of performance in sport?

Mr. Noodle. The death of the Noodle Man

DGA announces "Best Director" nominees

Are there moments in your life

Gentle jerk-wads!

From last summer: Springsteen on Conan


I miss my boss

2 Year Old Boy Killed While Riding ATV

Who likes tacos?

Florida hit Ohio State Big Time

Man Stung By Hundreds Of Bees - Hospitalized

What's Britney Spears' Fate?

So, uh, watcha listenin' to?

I suck. We suck. Who likes to suck?

uh-oh!! shouLd see a doctor for this?

John Basedow



boy, do i feeL Like quite the fooL

MUST SEE: The graphic in SOteric's sigline!

Strop fans - who are your arch-enemies?

Ports fans - who are your arch-enemies?

How can we pay college athletes in a smart way?

What hair metal group do you hate the most?

Best Master

Best Grandmaster

weird. anyone eLso not abLe to pm?

Best Grandmaster of the Priory of Sion

I'm Screwn....I've got "Dick in a Box" stuck in my head...

weird. anyone eLso not abLe to bm?

Lady Freedom has become an Auntie Freedom!!!

Computer Scientist Tries To Document Every Second Of His Life ("Lifelogging")

Best Impressionist

Skorts fans - who are your arch-enemies?

I'm filing my tax return tommorow!

Real Men Eat At Burger King

Bass Master

Plotz fans- who are your arch enemas?



Apple announces 2 new products today.


What's your favorite Police song?


I'm looking at a picture of my Grandmother

I'm confronting my phobia of going to the movies alone to see...


Cold sore!

ChavezSpeakstheTruth is on a role! Go go go!

Who would win a boxing match between Britney and Tonya?

Primetime Proverbs!

Who's the funniest sit-down comedian?

Favorite musical stage or screen.


Suzanne Somers and Susan Anton

Not from behind!

UPDATE: Tigger's Union Rep Says Tigger Was Trying To Escape From Teen

Check out the canada gams!

Credit Reports - A RANT


Oh goodie,forcast of -31°C for Friday.

Hans Memling!

i'm all for sales



The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 1/9/2007)

I have no sympathy for lima beans.

Whatever does "screwn" mean?

Past Masters

Hans Moleman

Best Post-Impressionist

Pass the mustard.

If they can put a man on the moon, why can't they make Cheetos that don't stain your fingers? n/t

Squirts fans - who are your arch-enemas?

People Selling Florida Beach Sand On eBay Could Be Arrested

Passed Muster

I want

Greetings from Tate Street Coffee House

How many cornholes do you have in your drawers?

Who would you like to see get old?


The person who decided to explode kernels of corn was a genius.

Check out the panda cams!

Master List of Apartment Complex/Subdivision Names

I just ate a ferret

Democracy is dying, and I don't care


Flood the Lounge

Interesting but completely meaningless computer trick

How many drawers do you hold in the corn?

I'm going to pay taxes

How many corn holers do you have in your drawers?

How many drawers are your porn holders?

Clearly none of you have taken medication for Osteoporosis or you wouldn't rag on Sally Fields

How many corn holders do you have in your drawers?

when is it appropriate to use "whom" in a sentence/question?

YOU'RE the jerk, JERK!

There are a lot of overweight people in my chair

Earth to Rosie and the Donald:

so what's all this palaver about having the "last word?"

Ok, who put silly juice in the Lounge water fountain today?

I was just sent this wonderful picture of Bush and Pickles...

So I built a "coin operated boy" for buddhamama for Christmas...

Yoga is a tool of Satan - Parents

Yogi is a tool of Santa - Parents

Yoga is a tool of Stan - Parents

My only comment on the BCS

I was just reminded of a hilarious comment about Suzanne Somers...

Who is the funniest stand-up Canadian ever?

So, have the LaRouchie's found DU?

Yogi is a tool of Bear - Parents

Sally Field

So, have the Lionel Ritchie's found DU?

A couple of pathetical questions:

Some of you really crack me up

I'm going to die

Some of you are really up my crack

A couple of hypothetical questions.

Clearly none of you have taken acid for fun or you wouldn't rag on Totie Fields

At 2AM this morning, I heard what I thought was a fire truck.

i'm looking at a picture of my posse

Does anyone know the name of the comedian who does his routine on his dysfunctional family (more )

Whom do you think will win the Worldseries of grammar?

I, will not be ignored!

A present for Call Me Wesley

Happy birthday/anniversary wishes to.....

Clearly none of you have taken acid for fun or you wouldn't rag on Strawberry Shortcake

What's the funniest word?

Couple Arrested For Having Sex On Hotel Balcony

Yippeeee! All your Block/Ignore are mine!!!!

$225 Million bonus for radio? ... I'm Sirius!

skirts up!! screw the cheerleaders!!

democracy is lying and you don't care!

democracy is drying and you don't care!!

Wow! That one was CLOSE!

Ha Ha! I'm ignoring the mods! Now they can't lock this thread!

"No extraneous activity for six hours."

hi everyone

Yikes! The Mother Ship is hovering over Western Washington!

democracy is dying and you don't care!!


They mentioned Winnipeg on Desperate Housewives!

Weird brakes question

democracy is frying (in Corn Flakes) and you don't care!!

Championship cornholing - in my hometown!

* *AS IF* * I would block anyone from replying to me.


I love it when someone starts a new thread to answer an old thread.

I got an AWESOME new job today!!!

Streaker Hit By Car During Gator Celebration - Hospitalized

Admins: Can we have a Bizarro Ignore function too please?

Advice for life

Any actors/directors/producers out there? I signed up for an acting class

Holy Crap - Liverpool 2 Arsenal 5!!!

Everybody has to agree with me- or you're BLOCKED!!!!!

"That is to say, I hid it in the drain."

What are you looking forward to in 2007?

Cialis found to lower IQ

When was the last time you cried?

Beets - Love them or hate them??

Clearly none of you have taken acid for fun or you wouldn't rag on Sally Fields

I'm looking at a picture of my pussy

You have GOT to see this website.

Name one show (or program) that has a third half.

O'Reilly, Colbert to trade appearances

Clearly none of you have taken acid for fun or you wouldn't rag on Strawberry Fields

theres one thing you gotta do--


The Couple Arrested For Sex On The Hotel Balcony? MUGSHOTS HERE

Woman Dies After Getting Cosmetic Surgery

Who is the funniest stand-up comedian ever?

We just got our first paper shredder.

The Beaniegirl did NOT hurt her hip in Basketball practice this morning! YAY!

Fred Astaire or Gene Kelly

What's the Proper Use of "Who" and "Whom"?

Woman Dies After Getting Cosmic Surgery

On Your 40th Birthday.....what would you have wanted your Parents to Say to You!

Apple's new iPhone. most overpriced least useful gadget yet.

5 years ago today!

Kyle's In A Coma

New York blames New Jersey for stench.

What did God want with dinosaurs?

I spend about 60 bucks a month for cable on my computer.

Windows Vista is a Poor System

Beatlist propagandists will not be able to respond to my posts.

i saw two yuppies (mommy and daddy)

Sports fans - who are your arch enemies?

In honor of my 6 month anniversary with Lisa....PIC THREAD

Who is the least funniest stand-up comedian ever?

I'm the mood for some Vikki !!

Beast Master

Ella Fitzgerald to be honored w/ a postage stamp.

I call this Ten Inches of Joy

I just got a Ferret

Sabbatical in Germany! My STBE is talking about doing this next year

When Florence Henderson dies...

Feminist view of marriage proposal?

Favorite "old school" wrestler?

I am officially going to start snarling now...

Pandemonium cam!

We just unveiled an important upgrade to the ignore function that lets you block other members.

The Muslim Mary (Ottawa Citizen)

Conservatives blame Shalikashvili's stroke for his support of Don't Ask, Don't Tell repeal

Homophobia, not injustice, is what really fires the faiths

I stumbled across this 'lovely' rant about the GLBT community...

and now onto Wisconsin Badger basketball......

Florida finishes No. 1 in a landslide in final college polls

I was completely wrong.

And to think Florida just squeaked by in the SEC

Just a few thoughts on UF v USU Game........

Do we know final BCS Poll? Has it come out?

The Pussycat Dolls Are Frauds and None of Them Will Date Me

okay, Dolphins fans...

The SEC is the Best Conference In College Football by Far

Congrats to the Florida Gators

Should Mark McGwire be in the Hall of Fame?

I still hate the fucking Gators!

Gwynn and Ripken elected to Hall of Fame

Who are these guys?

The Saints are frauds and will get annihilated Saturday night

Always--and I mean always pick the team that I pick against...

Edgar Cayce Health Database

Yasmin Boland: 1/11/07 - Venus Meets Chiron = Forgiveness

I just found this on Youtube

Follow-up Claims and Denial Management

Sen. Kerry filed more legislation yesterday on Ethics Reform

OT: Kennedy talking about war, CSPAN-2, 1 pm ET. nt

"Immoral" -- Andrew Sullivan

Fascinating article in Psychology Today about the personality traits of libs/cons

The Fix: Kerry Prepares Another White House Run

Guess it's Politician Day on DailyKos

Help needed: DailyKos diary that could make rec list is attacking Kerry

Ted Kennedy: Escalation: It's Not His Decision

Does this mean what I think it means?

The Corner Misleads With Snarky Headline on John Kerry Yahoo Photo

Word is out; Cillizza post about Kerry running:

SFRC Iraq Hearings 1/10 & 1/11

mildly amusing dear abby letter. Care to respond?

The Rich Stand Accused- Capitalism is the source of social and environmental crises

Most corrupt state in the nation?

New Net Neutrality Bill

My vow: no matter how much anyone insults me, I will never use "Ignore"...

Impeachment discussions: Why prefer uninformed opinion over fact-based information?

US bombs Somalia.

This Thursday we must stand up and tell George Bush, "No!" DFA ACTION >>>

CNBC Reports: Chavez to Nationalize Phone Co.'s...Verizon Stock

Rape, murder, and Randi.

Punk poet Patti Smith to join rock hall of fame

Does Bush have the authority to bomb Somalia or any other country he chooses to at his whim?

Someone's gotta say it. Some of the 9/11 Commission recommendations are horseshit.

Are you sick of that person who constantly harasses you on DU? Now you can do something about it...

Speaker's Office: Fox, Drudge, Reuters are Wrong

Costco and Prescription Drug Costs

Cape Cod Times editorial - Exit strategy

O'Reilly, Colbert to appear on each other's shows

Concerning the war powers of Congress and the President

Please Sign Senator Kennedy's Petition!

Local wingnut letter wants liberals on reservations

To those who advocate the death of my husband

Was Bin Laden ever indicted by a grand jury?

On The Eve Of Bush's Iraq Escalation

French court to rule on 'pork soup' case

George W Bush and the Republicans have failed in Iraq.

Sell the highways, rape the forests, pollute the seas for oil, close our EPA libraries

North Dakota is home to first US mosque - neat story

ABC hires Glenn Beck as contributor to "Good Morning America"

Chinese Show New SUV and Odd-Looking Concept

Price of oil lowest in 1 1/2 years.

Ummmm Skinner

Biden Hearings tenative schedule

MUST READ this great response to Fox's: '100 hours to turn America into San Francisco'

Escalation - It's Not His Decision (from Sen. Edward Kennedy)

We Must Apply Force To The Puppeteers, Not Just The Puppets!

I am so pissed off at the Congress of the United States!

Is America able to muster a 60's style war protest, or.....

Sen. Feingold asks Bush to explain signing statement that gives authority to open mail

Religious Right Groups Join Immigration Debate

Bush is practicing his new speeches with a new twist..."How to be more Convincing"

SNOW: The President - CAN AND WILL - "Ultimately Do Whatever He Wants"

My local police department recently

20,000, to be sent as early as next week?

What's so bad about multiculturalism?

I believe Bush 1 was serious when he proclaimed a "New World Order".

A comet will brush by us

Tucker now calling Obama "the Beach babe" in hawaii pic

HEY BUSH......I've got your surge right here! (dial-up warning)

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: New SoS Names Major E-Voting Critic/Attorney to Oversee Voting Systems in CA!

Stupid, stupid move Nancy? Not so fast

You MUST see Teddy Kennedy's speech! (Link to crooksandliars):

Olbermann responds to Geraldo: "I'm nearly 6'4", Geraldo more than a half a foot shorter."

I refuse to call it a "SURGE." It is an "ESCALATION" just like

Bush Senior Early CIA Ties Revealed

(TOON) Steve Bell (back from holiday) on "the surge"

Tuesday Afternoon TOONS

TOONS on the first week of the 110th

DU O'Reilly poll

Suzanne: At Least I Don't Have a Kid in Iraq

U.S. Military Spending vs. The World

Dem Takeover on Apple's Promo image of new Apple Phone!

Pay-Go & Spending Cuts: Lets Get Ahead of This

The Scarlet Gene: Behavioral Genetics, Criminal Law, and Racial and Ethnic Stigma

Some how some one in Singapore is using my personal bank acct as their ATM machine

Recruiting dead soldiers...

First wave of troops will go to Iraq by month's end

The "Surge Plan" as written by the "Surge" Architect

3015 Reasons Why The DSM is Important

Lieberman predicts fight over Bush’s Iraq plan: Invokes 9/11 terrorists

Live coverage of Apple "MacWorld" here:

Bush asks for an escalation of troops - how should the DEMS respond?

Senator Durbin gets it! Points out the major flaw of the Senate's lobbying bill.

Snow Falsely Claims That Bush Said ‘Just The Opposite’ Of ‘Mission Accomplished’

Soldier diagnosed with mental problems

O’Reilly Calls Peace Activist ‘Lunatic’

Blitzer is interviewing Senator Kennedy at 7pm

Flashback from 2004 - Republicans REJECT Minority 'Bill of Rights'

No more nice Dems...


Mr. Speaker, The House is not in order!

Is there a pool for Skinner's baby? It's due soon, eh??

Pelosi is on NPR using the "e" word.

Reid: "We've Got To Tell Bush What He's Doing Is Wrong-We've Got To Start Bringing Our Folks Home"

The Islamic Revolution

Tony Blair refuses to match US troop 'surge' in Iraq

Let the bastard have his "surge"...

Bush is going to send Troops to Iraq regardless of Overwhelming opposition

Bush Appoints former Nixon Assoc. Counsel & "9/11 Commision Member to Replace Meirs

Cialis found to lower IQ

Mystery as thousands of birds fall from sky (Australia)

Top Dem Wants Public Campaign Financing (Sen. Durbin)

Shots fired into home of town's first black mayor (LA again!)

Parent Sues After Son Allegedly Shut In Closet For Discipline At School

Anyone know what happened to Robert F. Kennedy Jr.'s lawsuit

Can anyone explain how the congress can stop "the surge" the process?

Keith Ellison and the Right's Version of Religious Liberty

Sign Petition: No Escalation in Iraq

Critics Say Democratic Lawmakers Cater to White Agenda

Would Iraq oil law dictated by oil corps with US troops looming be a war crime?

Fundraiser for monument to George W.

House now voting on HRes 35 authorizing a new committee on intelligence spending

“Some of the law you might want to know to really enjoy Fitzmas”.

US Army Battalion in Halfaghanistan Being Sent to Iraqnam as part of the 20,000!!

Ted Kennedy coming up on Tweety n/t

Hastings: "Being in the minority is going to be a very long two years for you"

Virtual recruiter answers questions

Judge won't make tapes available in Libby trial

Could the NYC Gas Release Have Been a Test?

Is the Associated Press setting American foreign policy?

Gallup: 54% want COMPLETE pullout within 12 months

Americans Say NO! | Thursday, Jan 11: A Surge in Peace, not Troops

New documents back up claim local AWOL couple was lied to

Hannity names Sean Penn first winner of "Enemy Of The State"

Biden: "Defunding war is unconstituional." Even if fraud by Bush?

Crash course needed for the Speakers Pro Tem

Hey Admin, do you need to update your (c) at the bottom

With all these false so called terror alerts ,

Will someone please tell David Dreier to STFU

Will David Dreier ever

Make no mistake,the Somali operation was MURDER

I don't belong to any organized party

Best Republican president of all time?


Can we agree that everyone has the right to run for office regardless

Credibility of the War Bloggers, R.I.P.

CNN has instituted a "100 Hour Countdown Clock" to monitor the Democrats!

After escalation?

Citizens' arrest?

We voted, we've sent a message, w rejects it. Should we be angry?

Oil Stocks in massive sell-off, down 12% since start of 2007

What do you think about this Israel or US proposed attack on Iran ?

Watch out, Georgia: "Finally – A Bill That True Christian Lawmakers Can Support"

How on earth is Iraq going to self govern ?

Abramoff's Interior link gets 2 years probation

ok, tell me WHY Bush would attack Iran

Yet another MLK statue... but check this out

White House Withdraws Torture Judge Nominee

Australian ecological mystery: "We literally didn't have any birds left to die."

Bangor makes it illegal to smoke in cars

Methane...on a continental scale..

Mother Accused Of Putting Baby In Oven

"Many Dead" in Somalia, but the Batman villain got away, maybe.

What happens after escalation?

Warm December Pushes 2006 to Record Year

You call that a President?

Richard Nixon born January 9, 1913

A question about Ted Kennedys speech today

Abu Aardvark: Is US playing to the al Qaeda script in Somalia?

On the U.S. submarine collision with the Japanese tanker in the Arabian gulf:

George Clooney to play Dild O'Really?????

Here's why Kennedy/Markey Bill to Cut Escalation Funding Might Work...

Bush's puppet Iraq government backs Bush troop escalation plan

No skill for the job

Keeping children safe from the press gangs

Are there any other links to Randi's live stream?

NY Times coverage of resumed Saddam genocide trial:

When reading this realize that our equivalent to Haifa Street is Times Square

Muslim sitcom debuts in Canada (BBC)

Former Reagan Aide Compares Bush To Hitler

Next For Al Gore...

CNN used Lindsey Graham as proof that Dems disagree with Ted K

I need help in responding to this. I'm so angry I can't think straight.

CNN 100 Hour Clock. It Appears to Me They Are Mocking The Democrats In Congress..

Boy Howdy! The wingers are certainly performing for the cameras

They are wrong all of the "TIME"!

Hot stuff is good for you.

Creating a "Contribute Now" web button for PayPal?

I just noticed Murtha is currently the Speaker in the House

HOT TOPIC of the day: Cut off Iraq funding?

Happiness 101

A Total Victory for Children of Don Quixote

Melanie S.: BushCo Private White House Visitors' Records - not surprising

Conservatives don't understand the difference between poking fun and just poking

surge = escalation.

I heard this hilarious song on the radio today...

What's another name for the 110th Congress?

Cheney's mouthpiece, name of Rush, has spelled it out--

Ted Kennedy's speech on now C-SPAN

U.S. aircraft on watch along U.S.-Canada border

Did every one enjoy there congressional (football holiday) day off!

Senator Ted Kennedy Speech - CSPAN2 - 1:00 PM Eastern.

If Congress Sides With Bush* On Escalation of War, The AmerIcan People Have No Representation.

Sen. Johnson's condition upgraded

Scholar who helped write "Surge" plan says 18 to 24 months counterinsurgency mission

Excerpt from Ted Kennedy's speech on refusing to send more troops (long but with reading!)


Sharpton considers running for president

“My Lai of Iraq” PLEASE release the photos Why the censorship?

Ha. Santorum Finds New Job

FX Trading - A warning from Dr Doom

So if a tanker truck loaded with toxic waste crashes into your yard

want to thank W.J. caller who asked about the North Amer. Union

"There are so many dead bodies and animals in the village,"

Security clearance for a flight attendant with no finger prints?

My boss promised me a $100 bonus and a turkey

Tackle a Tuesday and give it a wedgy! . . . Then please come CAPTION!!!

OMG!!1!! Santorum Named Director of "America’s Enemies Program"

Great editorial cartoon from Benson (AZ Republic)

Ladies and Gentlemen, the HOUSE is in session!

Chris Floyd: The mess in Iraq is a victory for the Bush family...

Garrison Keillor: It's time for 41 and 43 to work something out

CSPAN-2: Arlen Specter just advocated a march on DC, the

The Iraqi "Victory" plan document.

And what the hell is this mother-ship anyway?

Bush Twin sightings in D.C. this weekend. = more BS

Amnesty International Asks for Help in Protesting Prisoner Abuse and Torture


"The ground forces must accept longer tours for several years."

McCain flips coin between Florida and Ohio State--wonder if he's deciding which state to focus theft

vandals parents to sue after death

Obscenity Prosecution Task Force

Brent Scrowcroft, Poppy's friend, comments on Junior's "surge""

I certainly wouldn't want someone who wore religious underwear to be

Was the war ever about anything else other than oil?

This is the price of success

Question Regarding Starbucks & * Speech

Dennis Kucinich speaking in the House

US Soldier asks: "Why can’t we just come out here, have our fight and go home?"

a Resident Scholar and a Senior Fellow opened their mouths

Tester's first appearance on Senate Floor - CSpan2 NOW 11:40 AM EST

How does one become a warmonger?

Just curious....why isnt the House in session right now?

What Congressman was just sworn-in using the Amistad Bible or Koran ?

Rice as VP, Negroponte as Sec of State?

I'm not giving anyone a break just because they have a 'D' before their name.

Anyone else think the timing of the announcement of using cells from amniotic fluid

Why Rumsfeld really got busted

3,018 troops have died for the establishment of a Socialist Theocracy?

Anyone know the amount of the national debt?

A smile tonight

RADICAL FRINGE TOON - TUES 1/9, Gorilla missing?

What's all this Iran crap I hear?

George W. Bush: Sending More Americans Would Undermine Our Strategy

I see a lot of Freeptards beating and thumping....

Glenn Beck's new partner, Diane Sawyer, honestly!!

Kennedy to introduce a legislation to block troop surge.

CNN Poll: Will more US troops help the situation in Iraq?

Smoking gun audio of Saddam's role in the attacks on the Kurds revealed after hanging

US nuclear sub collides with Japanese oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz

Child asks Blair why his Dad cannot come home.

Heres a fun way to get at the bushbots and At 50 years of age I find it very relaxing

Judges Look to New Congress for Changes in Mandatory Sentencing Laws

So the boy wonder has the supreme power to do whatever he wants anywhere in the world

McClellan "Bush doesn't know [Abramoff] no memory of meeting"

Only 8 more days til Libby Trial - Emptywheel outlines charges


Did anyone else hear that re Negroponte

When does Delay's trial begin?

A Huntin' They Will Go ... A Huntin' They Will Go

C-SPAN WJ Edward Luttwak on after Kagan

Fredrick Kagan: anyone watching CSPAN with this fat bastard on...

Reclaim Democracy: Reports on local- and state-level initiatives to build grassroots democracy

WP, Sally Quinn: The Least Immoral Choice: Squander No More U.S. Lives in Iraq

Retired US Gen: U.S. troops are going to stay with the local (Iraqi) people for up to a year

After this whole "surge" thing fails, I can't wait to hear the idiot

An irony so sweet, it just waxes poetic.

The Halo is breaking up {PIC}

Increased funding for community health centers is at risk

The Cheney WH: If we want you to know, we'll tell you.

New video of Saddam's corpse may reveal abuse

freepers reaction to US attack of Somalia

AfterDowningStreet: Winter Work Schedule for Spring Peace and Impeachment


More descendants of Fletcher Christian going to the slammer

United Nations makes $60m Iraq refugee appeal

Rice complains about lawlessness in the Palestinian territories

Installing a universal bullshit detector, how to...

What Do Employees At Google Do Anyway?

?'s about Congress and the Chimp-in-Chief.

a little funny for your pleasure

bush/snowjob to congress: Go F*** yourself, we do what we want

American Schizo

Hope for a new start in a new year--for all of us

Tweety gets it, Steny doesn't (on Iran)

The Only "surge" bu$h will Get Will Come Out Of His Ass

Lot of territory in Iran.

(FIORE) The Luckiest Despot in the World

Florida hit Ohio State Big Time

Explosive? No, sprinkler parts, in another false alarm at port

If Bush hits Iran, wouldn't you think that Iran is already to take out Israel at the least?

Who the hell is the warmonger Jack Keane on Charlie Rose?

Bushisms 06

There is a new (local) blog regarding my workplace

anti-war song from NewOrleans artist

What psychotic hate looks like

Call Congress! Demand hearings now! Re: Sibel Edmonds, Turkey, Israel, FBI cover-ups, etc.

Can someone link me to the Ft. Lewis demonstration?

How many people are on your ignore list?

TOONS, More of the latest....

The iPhone is here...and OMFG...

UNHCR launches new US$60 million appeal for Iraq operations | 1 out of 8 Iraqis now displaced

Democratic Presidential candidate Mike Gravel speaks on the war in Iraq

Hurricane Women - Hurricane Rita and the aftermath to the small towns in SW LA

Americas biggest Dick

Oliver North says Bush plan 'eerily like Vietnam escalation'

Durbin on Iraq: 'Deception, denial, delusion'

Pelosi Explains House Schedule ('What's the BCS mean?')

BBC Report on Iraqi refugees: 50,000 a month left homeless

Impeach on the Beach - The 'First' Video Documentary

AP: Supreme Court refuses to hear Nader's appeal of Pa. ruling

I'm afraid Wednesday the American people are going

Jerry Brown, quirks and all, sworn in as California attorney general

Washington Journal: Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) Hmld. Sec. Chair NOW!

Veteran Washington lawyer named counsel

Primary Challenges for War Vote

Standing ovation at Georgetown basketball game, as Speaker Pelosi continues winning ways

Sharpton Considers Running for President

Braking on MSNBC: AP: Witness says helicopter gunships launch new attacks in Somalia

News in Iraq you wont see in this country. news from the other side...

Halliburton, Your Time Has Almost Expired

Domenici: "The plan is not 20,000 soldiers...because that's too small a number for a surge"

AFAIC, Bush's "surge" plan is just a political ploy to shift the blame to Democrats

AP: (Robin) Cook's Anti-War Stance Now on Tombstone

Ted Kennedy says Bush must come to Congress to ask for more troops..

MSNBC wins first presidential debate (Dem April 26th SC)

The urge to surge

Iraq For Sale

Bigotry is good business for ABC

When Emperor Hadrian built *his* wall .......

Obama and Feingold Demand Senate Ethics Reform

At 2AM this morning, I heard what I thought was a fire truck.

The Democratic Representatives are just plain rude.

Congress to Pass 9/11 Commission Recommendations; Spinach Could Prevent Variety of Illnesses

MediaMatters: More Controversial McCain campaign hires - Will the media continue to ignore?

Looking for a website

AP: House resumes stem cell research debate

Kennedy introduces Congressional Oversight on Surge

Following the 110th Congress

Tell Senator Durbin what YOUR priorites are for this Senate.

Cheney Hunting Party - Santorum, LaPierre, Goldman Sachs Banker

At Newsstands Everywhere, the Honorable Beach Babe From Illinois

"Strangelove Doctrine" mutating under Bush

Should Kennedy Have Waited Until * Speaks Tomorrow To Unveil His.....

How Many Times Will * Use The Somalia Bombing And Fighting Them There....

Bush frigged up

A Note to CNN on fairness....

A letter from the President to the Senate?? What is this?

An Open Letter To Presidential Candidate John Edwards (Joel S. Hirschhorn)

DU a poll: Do you think Congress should deny funds needed for a surge of troops in Iraq?

Why in the hell is this Amy Studdard a spokes person for the Dem's

Remember all of the smoking guns? I thought somehow each one

Want Wes Clark to Run for $20.08? Prove it!

Who Is * Listening To In Order To Come To The Conclusion An Escalation Is The Way To Go.....

Sen. Johnson Upgraded to Fair Condition

My goddness anyone listening to Randy on the real reason we are in Iraq ....

Glenn Beck to be a regular on Good Morning America! Let's tell ABC how we feel!!!!

7 out of 10 Americans would withdraw troops within 1 year

Science proves it: You can be proud to be a liberal!

Fox News on "high acheivers" and open class warfare (with a unique history lesson)

5 things to change the political system in America

Edwards Statement on Criticism by McCain Ally Lindsey Graham of American Military

Anybody Have A Link The The Clark Smackdown On Faux (Nov. 2003)?

The GOP 2008 roster of hopefuls is astoundingly weak....

Rick Santorum Joins Ethics and Public Policy Center, Establishes Program on America's Enemies

A Blueprint for Peace in Iraq

Kennedy to introduce Bill to Deny Bush his troops for Escalation! Wants Votes Counted.

Draft or NO Draft?

What part of "no buildup of troops" does Bush not understand?

C-Span shows House of Reps pretty rowdy tonight!!

An inconvenient truth; what Al Gore got wrong

Dahr Jamail: Terrified Soldiers Terrifying People

WP political blog: Kerry Prepares Another White House Run

2007: It’s Clark versus McCain

Bush and Abramoff have met. Here is the photo.

New US strategy to call for benchmarks for Iraqis (Anyone remember this from before?)

Kerry Prepares Another White House Run

Dues. Join in my applause for Cindy Sheehan.

"The Iraqi people refuse to allow the future of their oil to be decided behind closed doors."

Hugo Chavez killing democracy

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