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Archives: July 13, 2008

I met her canvassing! She's jobless, disabled, unable to pay rent. Where does she turn? Jack Markell

Earthquake Destroyed China's Largest Military Armory, Says Source

Is there a full throttle attack going on here at DU?

Stupid question did any of the networks cover the fact Rove fled the country?

With the courage of an infantryman?...And Tony Snow?

Change!..One baby-kiss at a time

Question: What magazine subcription costs $1,020.00 ($24.29/issue)

Colonel Lang questions propaganda surrounding Iranian "missiles"

Oh for fucks sake.

Please explain the good that Snow accomplished

Need a repub-to-English translation of "small business"

Bush Administration Cut Funding For Cancer Research

Do yourself a favor. Read this post by DUer rpritchard right now.

Did anyone else get 3713 Emails meant for sen. Obama?

Taxi to the Dark Side and John McCain

Tony Snow, and cancer

Re: Snow -- We buried Jenny last year -- my mom's best friend. Breast cancer.

Alcohol sales thrive in bad economy

Does the front page background color look gray to anybody else? n/t

Poppy Bush: "Tony Snow has gone on to heaven."

Drove through beautiful Cedar Rapids, Iowa , today!!!!

HR 676 Medicare for All gets its 91st co-sponsor -- Rep. Andre Carson

ANWR and the Pittsburgh Zoo (dialup warning)

I have a Media Project at the DU HQ Activists - Could use some help

Bobby Murcer

attacking Iran makes "good sense??" To Whom?

Silver Nights like This!

I can't help but dedicate this song to our wayward elected dems

Pakistan Rising

Sunday Times UK - President George W Bush backs Israeli plan for strike on Iran

Donations to Chimp's presidential library buys access to key administration figures.

a new fast acting form of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease found..

Bin Laden wanted oil at 144 bucks a barrel,ten years ago.. coworkers caRE more aBOUT A fucking purse

Iranian missile test confirmed: Needs More Cowbell.

For those who think there's not enough time/votes to impeach Bush, a look back at Clinton's ordeal:

Protected by Washington, Fannie and Freddie Grew

HuffPo: "Dems May Kick Lieberman Out Of Caucus If He Addresses GOP Convention As Planned"

Alex Abella author:Soldiers of Reason:The RAND Corporation and the Rise of the American Empire

eveyone's post is great...keep it simple

may i say-I love any new artist who tells it like it is

"President George W Bush backs Israeli plan for strike on Iran"

Black community denied WATER for decades, jury says (1956 - 2003)

Petition to add another smilie to DU! (Please K&R!)

Green Party names McKinney as presidential pick

Young American Women Getting Tanned to Death

Obama wants YOU to help form a platform for the DEMOCRATIC PARTY

so'''u wonder why i love "no bravery


Gold up $70 in past 15 days, $20 today!

regarding tony snow

Could all this Isreali saber rattling just be a cover for Bush to open negotiations

January 20, 2010

Is there a nice way to say....

"The War Is Over"... Originally published 04/30/2003... [PIC]

Nevada ACLU supports an individual’s right to bear arms

Red Cross finds Bush administration guilty of war crimes

Independent UK: British soldiers accused of sickening sex assault on Iraqi boy, 14

American Liberalism Making a Come-Back

My cousin is on Book TV right now.

Pentagon Report to Call for Steep Iraq Drawdown

But does Jesus come in orange sherbet?

The National Center for Missing Adults need your assistance

bu$h* will withdraw troops from iraq to try and sway election

Imagine if Dick Durbin had called America a "nation of whiners"

Even the Pope is "whining" about the US dollar these days......

In spite of almost complete media control, there is another kind of advertising.

Tell Bush No War on Iran

Medicare Bill Passes Despite Veto Threat

Breaking: Actress gives birth to twins in France

Jane Smiley: American Psycho

Independent UK: World's largest mortgage providers teeter on the brink of collapse

HuffPo:An interview with *, Unplugged.

Is there going to be a second round of stimulus packages?

Anything is possible. "Likely" is another matter.

Brokaw is a genuine hack

Average apartment rent in San Francisco: $1,926/mo (+9.6%)

Both candidates need to stop talking about using the $$ from Iraq

Bush Supports Israeli Plan For Strike On Iran: Report

So this father screws with his baby's name for $100 worth of gas????

Gadzooks: McCain discovers that workers pay into Social Security to cover seniors....

Let's Go Skating or : Why Did I Polish My Pitchfork Anyway?

Somebody MUST be held accountable for this...

Newsweek's new issue: Vietnam loves McCain; Obama's 'politically problematic' religion

Dodd kicking Kyl the biles ass on CNN re regulation of Freddie & Fannie

U.S. Soldiers No Longer Find Haven in Canada

I met her canvassing! She's jobless, disabled, unable to pay rent. Where does she turn? Jack Markell

the Govs are meeting - 2 of them were on Wash. Journal this a.m.

Bush's Record on Terror:Billions Spent, Thousands Dead, al Qaeda Stronger-Bush History,7/13

Ahhnold on This Week. Can you imagine being a surrogate to McSame?

My mom quit smoking a month ago after 40 years.

WooHoooo! House Democratic leaders will likely kick Lieberman out.»

I just sponsored a child

Who was that puke just on with Blitzer?

Brother, can you spare a dime?

George Will Sticks Up For Gramm: Americans Are ‘The Cry Babies Of The Western World’»

I'm sure we all agree about a woman's right to choose. So why can't we allow her to choose ......

Breaking! Fox showing pictures of McCain being tortured!

Breaking News: Afghan attack kills 9 U.S. troops

Jeff Peckman was on Larry King - he will be in Denver same time as DNC

I just saw Peter G. Peterson on public TV. Giving $$$ to promote fiscal awareness.

GOODBYE LIEBERMAN: Democrats May Kick Joe Out If He Addresses The Republican National Convention

Coming soon to a mailbox near you:

Hey Jesse!

Sigh...John McCain really doesn't know how to get on the internet.

Congress has an approval rating in single digits (9%)

Unlikely ace for online gambling (Barney Frank)

Please help me answer this question.

Some Differences between Red States and Blue States - humor

We are getting out of Iraq ..... Fox News

Hijacking Catastrophe (video)

If, God forbid, you should ever have to file bankruptcy,

Good gods, the stupid in this post is just overwhelming...

There is no difference between a command economy and a corporate economy...

After one week of self-imposed TV news moratorium, I tuned back in and...

We saw "Get Smart" yesterday, I loved the way they made it

Iran government slams McCain for cigarette comment

Seigelman, Rove, Alabama, and featuring the newly outed Troy King

I choked talking to repug

What do you want to say to RNC delegates - The Unconvention

Anybody who tells you this election is going to be close is totally full of it.

The PUB Brand of CONSERVATISM is in the TOILET...Their so called

California to get electric powered Minis

Suspect soldiers: Did crimes in U.S. foretell violence in Iraq?

The U.S of A: Where Politicians Apologize for Wanting to Educate Kids

the washington post didn't report the red cross/bu$h*/war crimes story...

wow..the Terminator vs. Big Oil????

Sorry, that information is classified. - hahahaha

Official: 9 US troops killed in Afghanistan deadliest attack in Afghanistan since June 2005

Moyers: What's happened to the conservative movement in America?

WTF? President George W Bush may back Israeli plan for strike on Iran

Women 'using web for abortions'

Is Karl Rove still gone? Do we know where he went?

Sen. Schumer defends comments on IndyMac collapse

Protest disrupts bishop's sermon

In case you haven't looked WWIII about to begin

No Permanent Presence in Iraq - Sign The Petition

Why is Bush saying he might withdraw troops from Iraq ??

Does anyone agree that Phil Gramm looks like a dildo in a 3-piece suit and glasses?

Forest Fire on Mt Adams

Weekend TOONS Part 3 - Kids on Drugs!

INDYMAC bank guy is on TV right now telling us not to panic our money is safe

Which mistake is more embarrassing?

Anybody here know anything technical about FiOS TV?


My Mother is grieving

No one deserves to die in pain.

TX: Instructions about condoms are couched in terms of how often they fail, according to state law

GWB could pop a cap in Pelosi's ass right on the House floor and they still wouldn't Impeach

New Iraq Flag Unveiled

Weekend TOONS Part 2 - The Failed War President

Gate's heifers - this article will make you ill

60 Minutes: "don't ask don't tell" policy revisited

Poll: Is this the dumbest comment ever?

hey, i'm going to my state convention as a delegate from my ward.

That's it; we're REALLY all a bunch of whiners

Good Gravy I love George Galloway!!!!

4118 dead. over 85 thousand wounded. Enough?

Want to change the world?

Any word on where Rove *is*?

What kind of job did Tom Brokaw do this morning on MTP?

Anyone watching Duncan Hunter on 60 Minutes?

Incarceration Nation: Get-tough policies cause more crime, deny inmates a future, are unaffordable

Cool!! Just found out that unemployment benefits have been extended!

Undercover Video:Homeland Security Aide Caught On Tape Offering High-Level Access For Donations

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Our Warrantless Wiretapping Lawsuit

There is nothing stopping impeachment

OMG. Deja Vu Alert! INDYMAC is not a "bank", it's a Savings and Loan!

Volcano Erupts in Remote Alaska (I hope these 9 people are okay!)

Volcano Erupts in Remote Alaska (I hope these 9 people are okay!)

What is the name of that book by a GOP Evangelical about . . .

bu$h* power grab: Rescue Sought for Fannie and Freddie

Government Not Expected To Help More Companies (except for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac)

Back in October 2005, I was excited and guardedly hopeful. In January 2006, I was thrilled.

From Jane Mayer's new book: 9-11 Preventable


Bird species plummet as habitat dwindles

Israel attacking iran.. more sources

Do you support the war in Afghanistan?

What is your first reaction when seeing a protest?

I strongly recommend that DUers watch the film "Sophie Scholl -- The Last Days"

I talked to my dad today, he is not dead yet (and he is 73)

This gives new meaning to the phrase "praise the lord and pass the ammo":

Why haven’t oil companies sold back there “useless” leases to the government?

Pakistan: U.S. not hunting bin Laden on its turf

What's up with Raw Story's headline about McKellan? (Uses a homophobic pejorative.)

lou dobbs is shocked that obama is courting certain ethnic groups -cnn

What is the contribution to the culture of Science Fiction? Is there a good book on this?

There is only one reason Bush is escalating the Iraq pullout: IRAN


Here we go again - the Atlantic is warming up

If the U.S. becomes involved with a war against Iran, the repercussions will be very grim...

Egypt is having religion problems - Iraq refugees

I am so proud of my mom.

'Bush Hispanics' Say Goodbye To GOP

Notice how fast Hezbollah went from being a terrorist group to a guerrilla group?

Washington Post will run *12-part* series on Chandra Levy

You know what's really interesting about Evolution?

Aussie science to make net 100 times faster

The more I hear about Iraqi President al-maliki

Yeah, actually, I love DU too.

A question about the California wildfires: I know a lot of areas have

Weekend Election TOONS

How will the average American react to an attack on Iran?

$359.00 - Three Hundred and Fifty Nine Dollars! - .......... for a pair of JEANS!

FISA and CONgress TOONS-Sometimes you just gotta rant

Michele Bachmann Watch, 7/13/08: MB calls Planned Parenthood "The Wal-Mart of Big Abortion"

I think Conyers is getting ready to impeach. Mark your calendars.

U.S. Military to Patrol Internet

Lowering Taxes On Capital Formation DOES NOT CREATE JOBS!!!!

What were the hippies right about (My new t-shirt The Hippies Were Right)

Now that a Bush appointee is ON TAPE selling access, will the MSM finally do its job?

This is what Bush and the media that cheered him on are responsible for.

Torture - It's Different This Time - Naomi Klein

Should criminal convictions disappear from a record after a certain amount of time?

Bessie is doing her part to help save the environment with diet and lifestyle changes - video

The Age of Bush, Part I: The Formertative Years

Think an attack on Iran without Congressional approval warrants immediate Impeachment? K&R this.

"This Time The Crime Is Worse Than The Cover-Up" (Frank Rich-NYT)

There is nothing in life that is not political.

Over 200,000 gallons of raw sewage "bubbling up" in a Florida city for many months.

Ghost Voting (Legislators voting while absent) in Mass., Calif., and Texas

Ghost Voting (Legislators voting while absent) in Mass., Calif., and Texas

Congress Daily: Sounds like Dems are really going to go for the off-shore drilling.

Netroots shafted by Reid, Pelosi and Emanual.

Opus: Thank Goodness nobody is trying to do that!

Frank Rich: "Top Bush Hands Starting to Get Sweaty About Where They Left Their Fingerprints."

The clusterfuck is almost complete: US, Iraq Long-Term Security Deal Abandoned

$cientology protest UPDATE!

TYT: Have Liberals Lost Their Nerve To Be Sexually Free In America?

JFK and Reagan - Two of the scariest airports in the world

New PeaceTakesCourage Video: No More War

Today's crunch feels like '70s

And When You Thought Bush Couldn't Go Any Lower

Five ways to end a debate without actually having to make a logical argument.

"She will stay for a few days. You know, in Europe it isn't like in the United States,

George Will Sticks Up For Gramm: Americans Are ‘The Cry Babies Of The Western World’

Universal, Single Payer, Accessible Health Care Is ..........

Why are they redoing 90210?

John McCain is going to raise taxes on working people with health care

iPhone 3g bag on ebay

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 7/12/2008) (Cuss word alert)

What's a Saturday night without a music thread!!!???~

Ah, Saturday night in the lounge...

First wedding I will decline to officiate. I'm still reeling after the call.

zOMG ..... Macaroni?? Cheese?? Pizza????

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak is scheduled to travel to the US on Monday where he will meet

I just got back from seeing WALL-E. Holy crap, it was amazing.

Destined for best of craigslist: Mack Daddy selling his bed.

Warning To Coloradoans!

Why Exactly is it Bad to Speak Ill of the Dead?

Man, I hate that attractive couple on the eharmony commercials!

Stupid commercial-"Viva Viagra"

Betaben and I took Betakid to the Pittsburgh Zoo this week

93 degrees F. in Portland, OR at 6:45 PM PT. It was hot as blazes today.

Spandex_Liberal appreciation thread!

Mmm.... ice cold Spaten Optimator in a frosty glass.

It's Saturday night. A very few appropriate music videos for you consideration.

Someone at Disney REALLY screwed up...

I'm extremely lonely right now....

Did they shrink the size of what you can upload for an avatar on DU?

Maturation. It has nothing to do at all with men. Discuss.

I use the lounge as my own personal graffiti wall

Do DU avatars cause "shrinkage"?

LSD fans, I saw Richard Milhous Nixon today in Toenail, Missouri

I am now the legal treasurer of our neighborhood civic club.

Hugs and good vibes needed...

Photo: The first New York steak cooked on my new Char-Broil gas grill

Fergodsake, sniffa, get on the stick here!!

Photo of my daughter at her swim meet today!

She Who Took My Virginity sent me the 'untimely deaths' e-mail


LOL Al Capone

USB Pole Dancer! Gettin' this for each and every guy on my Xmas list this year!

Am I weird for posting a very political comment on a thread about something very raunchy on OKCupid?

Otherlander amateur-ish poetry thread

Mastercard has ruined Mr Bill for me.

Oh my god! She looks like Courtney Love after a weeklong heroin binge; end...of...message...

I need help downloading an MP3


Two years ago, I'd yes by God for to say to you kind...

Write a fake personal ad!

New World Order kitty careful it's edgy!!

Does anyone know when new fall clothing collections are introduced?

Freakin love fest breaking out in GD....

I've stayed in every blue light cheap hotel

Please K&R this thread!

Calling all Vodka Connoisseurs.

Who cares about gas prices when you got this: "Britney, Madonna to perform nude 'bondage' routine"

W arrest!

Fellow Wii owners, check in!

Your Skin Produces Madonna-Like Substance

So many things are scary right now....

Sober. Pictures?

When's the last time you laughed so hard you cried?

State guaranteed health insurance

I accidentally unleashed some internet drama.

Call me when you're sober.

Hee. Thai Sylvania light bulbs ad.

Apparently nobody doing product design at Disney has heard of that new internet thingie.

Well I know that *I* feel the world is already a better place just knowing

The Emerging Model of Sociophysics: (LARGE Pic)

My favorite new smiley


ever seen Babe Ruth conduct a jazz band?

Who wants cake??

What's in your glass?

Word of the day.

These guys used to keep us in stitches.

Do you own a watch- winder? Ever use it?

They really should ground this guy.

I saw Al Green perform Friday night

The first woman airline pilot.

How do I tell if a component video cable is on the fritz?

sigh...apparently no libs in Ellis county,texas

Why is his name pronounced "Farve" and written like "Faw - vre' "?

Water on Mars: Photographic proof!

I am afraid I am about to be covered up with dumped pups- new law in town.

Which pic looks more... enthralling?

Here's something to get behind:

The Favre of your response is requested

Who the hell is this Brent Fava guy you all keep posting about?

sentinel kitty

Petition to add another smilie to DU! (Please K&R!)

my computer is acting funky. i'm working in safe mode because

Music anyone? What are you listening to now?

just watched Batman Gotham Knight it was awesome

Tinkle, tinkle, little star...

we got a live one!!

The forecast doesn't look all that well for Ohio

what color are your socks?

Who was Secretary of Agriculture when you were born?

Why use other anti-virus products if Windows has the basics?

we got a dead one!!

For those of you who understand 11 year old boys.. Am I being a good sister?

I had the best meal I've had in a year last night!

C-Rap or Canadian rap music....

Internet Cat

Favorite Canadian Whiskey?

Breaking! Belusconi's uncircumcized penis has disappeared!

Has anyone heard from Goddess of Guinness lately?

Could you lose this kind of pension?

Just got back from the Jim Gaffigan Show. (Pic!)

So, aside from the whole "Hicks/Newt/Bishop die" thing, what do you think of Alien3?

John Madden Explains How to Win at Internet (with diagram)

This is a cat?!

Saw a jogger this morning around 8:00

3:10 to Yuma

An ice cream truck just went by playing "Swan Lake"

Do You Like COLOR Films?

No, THESE smilies should be added

The dogs don't respond to "come."

I've got over 5,300 Myspace friends. I want 6,000 by the end of August

PLEASE, do not drink and drive. Warn your teens about being out all hours

An ice cream truck just went by playing Zappa's "Briefcase Boogie"

An ice cream truck just raced by playing Delibes' "Lakme Flower Duet"...

An ice cream truck just went by playing Scarlotti's "Sonata in D Minor," allegro.

An ice cream truck just went by BLASTING Cage's 4'33"

Wanna see a fennec?

An REO Speedwagon just went by blasting REO Speedwagon

A concept car just went by playing music that hasn't been composed yet.

Exclusive footage!! Video of the first "tombstoning" at DU!

Do people like my new logo/avatar?

An ice cream truck just went by screening "M".

A bag just blew by with John Lennon's money in it

CBR files? WTF? (Cyanide and Happiness)

How big was the horse you rode in on?

Granny just drove by, on Colorado Boulevard

Chatty burglar overstays welcome, gets arrested

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 7/13/08 (warning: graphic language)

Christian the Lion - Lion Hugs

Finally, Putting my knitting out there!

RSS Feeds Anyone?

Post your favorite shareware games!

There was something very Freudian about Electra Woman and Dynagirl...

An interesting computer art pic I did a few years back

I just ordered S1 DVD of "Life on Mars" - anyone else watch this show?

Favorite American Whiskey

Forget Lounge Flame Wars!!! Now THIS is news.

The Cat's In the Bag

My electric rate has gone up 70% in two months.

Imagine my surprise... (OR I never saw it coming...)

An ice cream truck just went by playing "Koyaanisqatsi."

This song makes you happy no matter what your mood is

It's time for "WHO AM I?"

Prince just drove by blasting "Little Red Corvette"

***** Post your "Dream" set-list from your "Dream Concert" *****

Bret Favre just drove by in a giant hummer selling cornflake crusted fried lobster.

A helicopter just flew by playing The Ride Of The Valkyries

a little GTO just now went by blaring "Classical Gas"

Peach is within our reach

An Elk Just Went By Bugling The Theme Song From Mission Impossible

Baseball's AL East is looking proper again.

Am I the only person that did not know that Ricky Gervais (The Office) was in an 80's pop band ?

What's up with all of this dying going on???

This commercial by Jack Palance used to freak me out as a kid

A moose just walked down Main St. while the theme from Northern Exposure

Missile balloons, I need to buy some of these!

DuStrange and turtlensue just ran through my farm fields singing "Lick My Love Pump"

holy shit !

Reach for the Sky!!

Photo: Hot off the grill, a homemade "Double Double"

Now for another installment of MrScorpio's "Who am I"?

A kitten just ran by asking what the original thread was!

Modern/current songs that sound sort of like 1985?

A lifeboat just went by on the lake while playing My heart will go on

Why I rent after owning and thankfully....

The three paragraphs that hooked me.

A Weber grill just rolled by playing Nelly's "It's gettin' hot in herre."

A group of Czarists ran by playing the 1812 Overture

A bald hunter just chased a rabbit in a barber's tunic while an orchestra played the overture from

Kitten Picture of the Day for Sunday July 13

If I set up a personals ad to ask people if they wanted to come to my house and play with my Wii,

Post a youtube clip of a hilarious sitcom moment!

Best Thread Evah!


What do you consider...

I got another Weight Watchers refrigerator magnet!

A naked man just ran by while a stereo played "The William Tell Overture"..

Watch my beer for me....

Like my new house?

Post a weird vacation photo

Less than an hour to Big Brother 10

Happy To Be "out of the loop" Here

Just how favre will this go?

home breaded fried chicken, home cooked mashed potatos and Cream Style corn

Here's a joke from my 11 year old I promised I share with you all.

Your Sunday lolcats (dialup warning)

How come the express lane at the grocery store....

Put 3 post titles together for one super thread

I found out recently that the new hires where I work are making a dollar an hour more than me...

Duncan Hunter thinks gay soldiers aren't real fighting he-men

J-Pop or Japanese pop music

Name up to 10 favorite indie music artists

Oh, I'm sorry! Did I break your concentration?

Demi Moore and Woody Harrelson making love... oh, what memories!

A German cockroach,a city,a flower,a rose,and a butterfly

Two great movies on AMC! Now: Million Dollar Baby; 8:00: Mystic River

Peace is within our reach

Peace is within our reach

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 7/13/2008)

My boyfriend and I broke up last night.

An icecream truck just raced by playing Orff's "Carmina Burana"...

An ice cream truck just went by playing "Ice Cream Man" and David Lee Roth was driving it!

ENRON and the Gramms

Tonight is the first night in about 4 weeks that we will all be together for dinner.

Just when I think I'm sick of LOLcats....

"Mongol" (movie about Genghis Kahn) is a beautiful movie.

I can haz garden?!

My brand of humor:

Finally sold my car and bought a bike

What bands have you seen?

A Very Happy Birthday to my friend JackBeck!!

McCain's "answer" on whether gay couples should be "allowed" to adopt makes no sense, as usual

sucky Morning Show lineup in general, except Obama on Fareed Zakaria's GPS!

Has The New Yorker lost it's freaking mind???

Chuck Hagel voted for the Iraq War

Former Yankees OF Murcer passes away at 62 (are the purists happy yet?)

What happens if McCain backs out?

HELP! supposed Liberal Forum getting freeped out!

The Denver Group: Maybe Outside CHANCE Lee Mercer Jr. is to be the 2008 nominee after all.

A second term Governor in a red state...

So, I got my CA Renter's Assistance check from the State. I gave a bit to Obama. Please chip in -

Hi! Just wanted to share, and thanks to bigtree for this. I miss him!

When it comes to Obama...

Check In Here If You're Pissed Because...

So I went to a Ralph Nader event today....

I'm throwing in with the "McCain is senile" contingent

What did you have for dinner?

How big was the house you grew up in?

Wrong forum, mods please lock

Obama leads McCain by 5 in latest Missouri poll.

The Week That Should Have Ended McCain's Presidential Hopes

Obama's Detroit Campaign Office Robbed

Voter registrations in Florida show 'huge swing' toward Democrats

Obama talking to the press last night

What Obama Believes

We need a debate, a townhall, SOMETHING ...

McCain is either really old or trying to bullshit to the N.Y. Times

Almost anything could happen between now and November

Newsweek Conventional Wisdom: July 11, 2008

If you want to be President in the 21st Century you had better be COMPUTER LITERATE!

Should Phil Gramm Be McCain's VP Pick?


About what Jesse Jackson said

Fareed Zachariah's new show on CNN; I saw earlier this week Obama

AMERICA IS A NATION OF "WHINERS," -Phil Gramm- top economic advisor to John McCain

Well, looks like it's over for my best friend's cokehead brother - support wise.

Claire McCaskill is such a great spokesperson for Obama

Janet Napolitano will be on CNN in a few minutes (among my top VP picks) edit this is over now

This election can either save civil rights or destroy civil rights for several generations

An Open Letter to Caroline Kennedy--July 13, 2008

Maybe there's a few DUers who have not seen this. If not, you must. Vogue.

i had to work the last 12 days straight through

Kennedy gets standing ovation - Mc Cain is a no show

Harold Ford Jr is the DLC Chair -- He is on MTP now.

Has anyone else ever noticed how much time is devoted to vices in older movies?

Carly Forina and Brokaw have houses on Nantucket and are HACKS

MSM piling on? Comedian Jokes About 'Hos' at Obama Fundraiser; Obama Condemns

Meet The Press: Look, Carly Fiorina, only 1.4% of small businesses have income (AGI) over $250,000!

Rasmussen daily GE graph for 7/13/08 - Obama 43, McCain 43 (unchanged)

Is Obama worse than McCain?

McCain campaign considers Middle Income = $250,000 per year

Schwarzenegger: 'Flip-Flopping Is Getting a Bad Rap'

Corp. Media strategy: Really bad McCain Gaffes to report? Then report Worse Gaffes by Obama

The McCain/Viagra connection: It takes a hard man to be President

Fiorina Lies Again: ‘To Say McCain Was Aligned With Bush On Iraq Is To Change History’

Sanford Draws A Blank On McCain/Bush Economics

Obama: There us "little doubt we've moved into recession"

The knights who say "Paul" demand..... a sacrifice!

Clearly Barak Obama is worse than John McCain

Obama on Iraq Trip: “I Am There to Listen”

Obama's statement about June fundraising

Will Little Havana Go Blue?

Most of the world pays more for gas than U.S. drivers do

***Obama on Fareed Zakaria show thread, CNN 1PM EST

What do you wanna bet that Bernie Mac's little comedy routine is the MSM's Big Political Story

Is Calling Romney Satanic Religious Or Political?

John McCain's Whiplash Express

Chuck Hagel? E S & S? You've Got to Be Fucking Kidding Me

Phill Gramm's new campaign Ad: You're A Nation of Whiners

What is on Obama's schedule for this coming week?

If Obama chooses a Woman other than Hillary as his VP.

McPain Misses 62% of his votes; O 43%; Fiengold ZERO....

Obama suggests tax credit for business health care - an idea championed by Sen. Clinton

VP sweepstakes- Who will be chosen?

HIllary Clinton Hates Women; John Edwards Wants To Limit Lawsuits, Richardson Hates Hispanics

Forget about Iraq and the economy, we all need to focus on Bernie Mac.

Republican National Convention asking for videos on YouTube. Why I'm a Republican.

Which event should be labeled as worse in Horrendous Bad Taste?

Obama mourns US troop deaths, swipes at McCain

Go Senator McCaskill smack down that HACK Fiorina

Bernie Mac = Big Mistake Obama needs vacation, rest

DFA Activist Night School Has George Lakoff by conference call. Free Thurs Night

The Best summation of Gramm and McCain yet!

Funny McCain YouTube

Parche and madinmaryland better get their asses back in here....

Do you think the Bush & Cheny crowd are planning to attack Iraq as an election day diversion?

Which would be more offensive?

Guardian UK: The world is waiting to love American Again

So, what can done to prevent a stolen election?

Peace, My Bretheren...and erm...Sisteren -- A Soothing Report on Latest Poll Good News!

McCain Campaign Pulls Plug on Gramm - WaPo

How Obama can rise in the polls

Obama has no choice other than to stick to his guns about getting our troops home in 16 months

Wes Clark in an Obama Administration

HILLARY as vp. what it means for Obama

You're voting for Obama, I'm voting for Obama, but lets get something straight

McCain outspending Obama 3 to 1 and Obama's strategy

Why is Wes Clark now off the VP list? What are we, weenies?

Schwarzenegger says: open to serving as Obama's 'energy czar'

If Lieberman spoke at the GOP convention, wouldn't he be booed?

Need Your Obama Pics

One lesson from the VP speculation:

Hey Jessie!

Divided [We] Fall

Reed and Hagel are both against the war in Iraq...

BREAKING: McCain does not believe that video games cause social problems for kids

It finally happened..some jerk stole my Obama Sticker off my car.

5 Choices: Who Brings the Most to Obama as VP in November & Later in Office?

Is this anything (or not)? Newspaper pic of OBAMA vs its online version

What's The Case Against Evan Bayh For VP? 8 Years As Governor & 10 Years As Senator Is Impressive

****Heads Up:Obama Live Right Now****

Babies born in Fallujah are showing illnesses and deformities on a scale never seen before

Quit whining about the New Yorker magazine and start worrying about the real issue...yes, issue...

Uh people, sometimes satire REINFORCES the image!

THE MATH Weekly – For the Week Ending Sunday, July 13 – Obama 402, McCain 135

Voter registrations in Florida show 'huge swing' toward Democrats

Fluff story on the Obamas a good read in the Chi Sun Times

Green Party names (Cynthia) McKinney as presidential pick

Claire McCaskill for VP? The woman is brilliant.

I think Conyers is getting ready to impeach. Mark your calendars.

Just a wake-up call: Mccain is the co-frontrunner/frontrunner right now

The Gropinator wants a cabinet post with Obama?

Serious post. If you have any extra money at all, please read.

Obama table in Madison: July 12 Edition (thirteenth one in 2008)

I didn't think this could happen, but now I see Al Gore on the ticket as Veep. Can it happen?

Do you think the Bush & Cheny crowd are planning to attack Iran as an election day diversion?

"This time the crime is worse than the cover-up and the punishment could rain down on us all."

What idiot thought of Obama/Hagel?

Barack & Michelle make the cover of The New Yorker Magazine (and it's not pretty)

Lets all sing in 'UNISON' ... "To Be a Liberal" .. la de da da de la da de de da...

Obama’s Initial Response to the September 11, 2001 Attacks, published in the Hyde Park Herald

Well, I drove out to Montauk Point today and...

McCain, whose divorce made his first wife a single-mother, is against gay adoption BECAUSE...

Rush Limbaugh to send Republican Rabble-Rousers to Dem. Meetings

Bush is Churchill, and John McCain is TR

Something I missed: McCain campaign gets free labor from Homewood Jail inmates

Typical day in The Lounge... In Pictures

Guys - I made Huffington Post! While begging for more Democratic backbone...


Dear New Yorker - stop the presses

A note to my Republican friends

US oil companies are shipping record amounts of gasoline and diesel fuel to other countries.

Could it be...Joe Biden?

Pic Thread! Hello DU From Pittsburgh!

Pic Thread! Hello DU From Pittsburgh!

John Edwards for VP? There Should Be No Sequel This Time.

Nuts and The Audacity of Listening

GWB could _____ and they still wouldn't Impeach

*** Mobius DU User Pics! ***

Syria, Lebanon to open embassies

Green Party names McKinney as presidential pick

Protected by Washington, Fannie and Freddie Grew

2 kidnapped U.S. soldiers found dead in Iraqi desert

Democrats call for Cambodia talks on temple

US, Iraq Long-Term Security Deal Abandoned

Bush gives Israel tentative 'OK' to strike Iran

China 'is fuelling war in Darfur'

U.S., Iraq Scale Down Negotiations Over Forces

British army in new Iraq inquiry after boy claims sexual abuse

9 U.S. Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan, Official Says

Fannie, Freddie in Talks With Treasury, Fed Over Funding Plans

U.S. visit feeds Pakistani worry over U.S. attack

Alaska Volcano Erupts; Island Residents Evacuated

Iraq handing out cash to people on the streets

PM hopes to lift Iraq by doling out cold, hard oil cash

Financial markets and the three bears (FDIC has 90 banks on "troubled" list)

US spells out Fannie-Freddie backstop plan

At least eight US soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan

US contractor (KBR) in Iraq accused of electrocution deaths ("burnt and smoldering body" of soldier)

Fort Worth dad deploying to country that took his son

Oil Brings Americans Closer to OPEC Debtor Dependence Supplanting Japanese

Democrats May Kick Out Joe Lieberman If He Addresses The Republican National Convention

Rescue Sought for Fannie and Freddie

Colorado Voters Will Be Asked When 'Personhood' Begins

13,000 Japanese protest US nuclear carrier

Venezuela's Chavez calls Colombian defense chief obstacle to peace

Tribute to the ACLU.... You Rock!!

MCCAIN = BUSH : Best Friends Forever!

McCain Freudian slip: wants to "exploit" offshore oil drills (and more....)

Barack Obama: A New World Leader

Dick Cheney is a killer

Barack Obama at Annual NCLR Conference

Dem Rapid Response: John McCain & Phil Gramm: It's All In Your Head

Sanford: McCain Is A Third Bush Term on the Economy

What your gas dollars are buying. What if we spent it here?

TYT: Bush Attends His Last G8 Summit - Leaves With A Bang

My Own Petrol Boycott and why bums pissing are cooler than suburbia


Yes We Can (Make it)- Tribute to Obama by Maria Muldaur/ Bonnie Raitt

No More War



At 15, I made a video for my candidate!

"Jesus for President!" - CNN Report on the New Breed of Evangelicals

Obama with Fareed Zakaria - 'A Different Kind Of Interview'

Your Outrage Is Waiting! American Blackout pt1

George Galloway talking about war with Iran

History Deleted at the White House

The Everything Game

Rich: The Real-Life ‘24’ of Summer 2008

A New Fashion Catches On in Paris: Cheap Bicycle Rentals

Freddie Mac, When Are You Coming Back?

Crime, Punishment and ExxonMobil

Serenity Prayer faces challenge on authorship

Guardian UK: UK braced for US banking backlash

From the (UK) Daily Mail's Quotes of the Week:

The U.S. financial system on its knees

NYT editorial: "With no shame and no apology," Bush admin. will do nothing about global warming

When was the last time you heard a swear word on TV news?

NY Times Public Editor on Jesse Jackson Story: Paper's 'Obscenity Policy' is F**ked Up

Nouri al-Maliki ready to oust US from Iraq green zone

NewYorker: Making It: How Chicago shaped Obama

A Watershed Election Year

THE MATH Weekly – For the Week Ending Sunday, July 13 – Obama 402, McCain 135

American and British troops face a switch from Iraq to Afghanistan

Bush to hasten Iraq troop withdrawal in bid to help McCain win White House

Frank Rich - The Real-Life ‘24’ of Summer 2008 (War crimes trails likely)

Guardian UK: Ah, love. Until the credit crunch do us part

John Cusack: Bypassing the Corporate Media

Another Washington Post Op Ed defending the pubs, "Phil Gramm was right"

Molly Ivins- On Phil Gramm ( and Dick Armey) - 2002 -

The silence of the lenders

Why we should get rid of mortgages

Was Jesse Jackson right in your opinion?

Suspect soldiers: Did crimes in U.S. foretell violence in Iraq?

Oil has now reached $147 a barrel

Baytown businessman could hold the solution to the nation's energy crisis

Ford Fiesta Will Get 38.9 mpg Combined

NASA satellites show offshore wind potential, 10-15% of world electric needs

Presidential nomination

I should be banned from visiting energy tech sites...

Do You Have a Panglossian Disorder?

Who will pay to get that oil get refined?

A Warning From the Sea

This coming winter!

A new, holistic perspective gleaned from the book "Six Degrees".

Mi hombre...

Take Downs and Drawing the Wrong Straw

Protected by Washington, Fannie and Freddie grew

Fair Game: The Fannie and Freddie fallout

US Treasury rescue for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Four fund companies may have lost $4 billion in Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae

IndyMac: IndyMac History and Collapse. The Saga of the Second Largest Bank Failure in History, here

If you have over $100K in an account, learn from these people.

AP: Gay US bishop, Robinson, fights exclusion from once-a-decade Lambeth Conference

MassResistance Tries to Summon Anti-Gay Forces AGAIN!

Italian Wins Damages Over Gay Driving Test Retake

RAW Story refers to Sir Ian McKellan as "Homo Gandalf"

Women Better Educated than Men, Still Paid Less

Obama says he used "poor phrasing" on Jerusalem

Colombia tries to shake 'dark side'

New regional trend: Crises are brewing in Latin America's leftist bloc

Will Little Havana Go Blue?

Peru names new finance minister with ties to International Monetary Fund

Holy Guacamole! 900 American military personnel were deployed to Colombia for hostage rescues

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report (July 13): Rublevsky leads Poikovsky; Hou seeks GM norm in Budapest

Prophecy: Red Sox will win today

David Beckham thinks Zidane is the greatest player ever????

The Stars This Week: "Speak Up!" - July 14 - July 20, 2008

Volunteer needed to coordinate the August prayer, light & healing request thread

No Joe?

This is a moral dilemma for me...maybe you have suggestions

Psychiatric Group Faces Scrutiny Over Drug Industry Ties

Senator Barack Obama Announces Plan to Provide a New Health Care Tax Credit

Zinnias and Macros.

These Zinnias deserve their own post:

Alu Jeera (Indian fried potatoes with cumin)


Cucumber Sandwiches ummmm good

I know nothing about grenades, should I be allowed to buy one in your opinion?

Help please for my chicken marsala

another "I just made this stuff and it was GREAT so I better write it down while I remember what I

Do any of you use an oil mister?

finger lickin good fried chicken

Over 100 Species Of Bats Found Within Several Acres Of Rainforest In Ecuador

Cape Verde (Mars)

Strange rock raises questions

Warp Drive: A Cottage Industry Emerges

Pastor Among Suspects In Illegal Snake Bust

Satanist Father vs Christian Mother Fight For Custody Rights

Hindu Godman Priest rapes woman in temple

Diocese of Scranton mum on sex abuse policy, cases

Forks are evil! Eat with your hands!

Are Human babies atheists?

Was Abraham a Polygamist?

Descent into the dark side was to cover up for the Bush White House’s failure to heed Qaeda threat

Wonderful article on

Wow. Via GDP, listen to Kerry on Air America.

Holy Canoli! I don't think I'd go this far...

Well, well, well ...

Did anyone see the new Indiana Jones film? I swear there is a reference to the SBVT in it.

I got a 2004 Kerry Gallery Treasures Bear from my youngest daughter!

Sederista (Sam Seder) meetup at Netroots Nation in Austin next week !

Connecting new mac book to our home network?

Where have all the real techies gone?

Green Party Candidate for MN 5 CD: is a Global Warming Skeptic?

Does anyone here have information on a Plymouth Company...

I have a project up at HQ to help Obama.

Ken Starr to represent AZ in English case

Election Reform and Related News: Sunday, July 13, 2008


Such campy good fun! "Sunset Boulevard" with Gloria Swanson and William

I think Drinking Liberally should be this coming Wednesday, who's going?

SHARE Food buying club

TYT: Liberals Lost Their Nerve To Be Sexually Free In America Because Of The Religious Right?

Atheism is...

Somebody's watching out for me. Or else they're pissed at my neighbors.