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Archives: July 20, 2008

HELP! Does anyone have any experience with Mop and Glo and cats?

US tells lies about torture, say MPs (Guardian)

two rules about "enhanced interrogation techniques":

What We Could Have Done With The Money: 50 Ways to Spend the Trillion We’ve Spent In Ira

This poll needs some DU help.

FYI: First episode of 7-part miniseries, "Generation Kill" coming up on HBO...

Iran Rules Out Suspending Uranium Program - dum de dum dum

The Rude Pundit Ejected from Right Wing Bloggers' Conference Hotel

Bush and the Treasury Department introduce a new Bill to compete with Zimbabwe



"Iraqi spokesman's clarification" came via CENTCOM

McCain adviser responding to Maliki's support of Obama plan for withdrawal: "We're F**ked"

9/11 could have been stopped. Did MN's Sen Coleman investigate ?

The Netroots convention with Gore and Pelosi is on c-span now.

Shocking testimony about North Korea's gulag

Sunday TV talking heads: President Gore on Meet The Press.

Tainted! Gargoyles! Bisexual perverts, effeminate Jesus & turning men into PIGS!!

Two reservists charged with stealing secrets

does it bug you when Iranians are referred to as "Arabs?"

caption this

Run, little girl, RUN!

LTTE: It’s time to reject status quo

C-SPIN: Fred Kagan "Neo-Con Is A Dirty Word"

Independent UK: Recession next year: forecaster says things can only get worse

Independent UK: Recession next year: forecaster says things can only get worse


A burned bear needs help. Quick, get the word out ! Immediate action !! Hit the streets !!!

Man says he isn't prejudiced, but his white friends worry about a "colored president"

Man says he isn't prejudiced, but his white friends worry about a "colored president"

ahhh...the taste of runaway inflation...

Oil is down $16/bl. Yet gas prices haven't followed suit. You know what I have to say on this?

Pope Wants To End "Materialism." OK let's start with the Church!

What causes women to do this?

McCain Aide Scheunemann Linked To Bush Library ‘Cash For Access’ Scandal»

Say the dems win big in November and

Replay Of Pelosi At Netroots On C-SPAN at 10:35am ET

Wisconsin Humane Society buys, closes puppy mill

4 Afghan civilians accidentally killed. Maybe more? - 9 more Afghan police killed in airstrike

Flag will fly for Scout killed in Iowa tornado

We have a DU $ for Obama page Why not start one for Hillary?

NY Times: Given a Shovel, Americans Dig Deeper Into Debt

N.O. resident and Katrina survivor needs your help.

Gramm knows how to pick a winner

Why Do Free Markets Hate Our Troops?

Exploding Fundie Heads Alert: South Carolina woos gay tourists...Fundies freak out

U.S. aid to Africa becoming increasingly militarized, resulting in skewed priorities

Iran is friends with Israeli people: Ahmadinejad aide - US "one of the best nations in the world"

OK. I've never liked Evan Bayh, but props to him for hitting the Lieberliar

Home Sales, Durables Orders Probably Fell: U.S. Economy Preview

I just finished watching "An Inconvenient Truth". What a brilliant movie.

Family announcements of note (updated corrected links)

Some Sunday morning Anti-Corporatism inspiration with your coffee....

Bill O'Reilly Exposes His Warped 1950s Perception Of Women

US gives Iran two weeks to comply with nuclear demand

Darrin Bell gives the MSM a real assburn in today's "Candorville"

Juan Cole Slams the Wash Post

US troops kill relatives of Iraq governor in raid

The US is Full of Wind... Wind Power Viable?

Tax what we burn.

Zimbabwe introduces 100-billion-dollar note: Hyperinflation drives country's currency through roof

After battling for U.S., Iraqi fights for citizenship

Army to Shoot Live Pigs for Medical Drill

GOP Asks Net For Advice, Paulites Answer the Call ... and Answer, and Answer

'Flood' of drugs from Mexico linked to area abductions

Rubber Band-Powered Car Coming to U.S. in 2009 to 2010

We are not in a home construction melt down.

First Class for Military Brass -- Not So Luxurious for Troops

Der Spiegel responds to CentCom and stands by the story

"Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present."

pelosi On leslie blitzer, Is It Me, Or Does She Seem Desperate?

Getting ready for war with Iran? US sets nuclear deadline for Iran

Getting ready for war with Iran? US sets nuclear deadline for Iran

Bush Failing the CIA, Failing US Workers, Failing Katrina Victims-Bush History,7/20

If the war profiteer swine offered you a cut of the swag, would you take it?

Are y'all watching the Lara Logan interview with Obama on Face the Nation?

Anyone notice Henry Paulson making the rounds this morning?

Vets For Peace president asks for impeachment help

Gore's Bold, Unrealistic Plan to Save the Planet by Brian Walsh...TIME magazine

So what does everyone think of the Beijing National Stadium?

Phil Gramm calls CEO who received $158 million "the most exploited worker in American history"

Power of one; Pelosi resists pressure to drill

Is "radical Islam" really all that different than Christianity?

Soldier in Famous Photo Never Defeated 'Demons'

my ltte published -- Hello Mr. McCain: Price of a gallon of gas does matter

Ben & Jerry's makes `Goodbye Yellow Brickle Road'

Model T prepares to celebrate 100 years

So, Bertha is headed to Iceland; she'll probably be only a

Your opinion about 527's , such as Move On.

There was a Whistleblower from Lichenstein

Bill Moyers: Mortgage Meltdown

Only 2 Hours Left

Houston executive pay packages swell by over 30% (while US average CEO pay drops 16%)

I Believe.

Great Cars that Sip Fuel..(pic heavy)

Study: Eating too much soy may cause memory loss.

Unhelpful nitwit of the week: "Dr" Danielle Babb

Every delegate in Denver gets this Bag!....... Irony alert

Sammy helps pick out flowers.

If you have ever attended a conference, exposition or convention and received

Colombia: A New Beginning

Africans in Beijing harassed as Olympics approach

I really don't get the whole "home as a commodity" thing. Is it class-based?

Blacks, Mongolians & Others Banned From Chinese Bars?

Apparent conjoined barn swallows found in Arkansas

Iran Given Two-Week Deadline to End the Nuclear Impasse

Taking "Daddies Little Girl" to the Purity Ball

Now THIS is satire:

Thoughts on the new twin memes: Aspirational Goal / Time Horizon

LIEberman: " I Would Speak At GOP Convention "

Question about a Toyota Corolla

Engineer's small footprint leaves big mark on world

It's Amazing What A Phone Call Can Do

If you watch only one video for the rest of your life...

I find some of the funniest stuff on rw blogs - here is a solution to global warming

RAISE the gas tax?

So, anyone know about this fellow, Louis Posner?

Has anyone else noticed the tight head shots on CNN lately?

Do you think it should be legal to bring a gun to the zoo?

Political hack Patraeus reading the tea leaves about where focus of war should have been all along?

Tropical Storm Dolly headed for tip of Yucatan, then TX/MX border by Wednesday.

In case you missed it: Al Gore on MTP on now (6 pm ET) on MSNBC.

rugged individuals

Ok, who of you here wrote this? ;) - Star Tribune forum response

US military jails 'black holes', say US lawyers for Afghan reporter

The Official George W. Bush"Days Left In Office" Countdown:

Inflation spinning out of control may pressure Federal Reserve to increase interest rates

My oldest daughter is 35, I'm seeing her for the 2nd time when she gets her Masters (links corrected

drill off the coasts? i thought it was a lack of refineries? that's what the media's been telling us

Mugabe getting ready to start seizing foreign companies.

Ick. Is this a random opinion or a blog post from the paper:


Prove Christ exists, judge orders priest

He's b-a-a-a-c-k

Who am I?

Columnist: Bush "good man" who awaits revelation "come his Judgment day." What "revelation" awaits?

The people at the top have to be scared shitless.

Any middle aged DUers going back to school full time

Bush's "Time Horizon" is an investment term. Doesn't that bother anyone?

Sacramento: Personal Bankruptcies Shoot Up 88%

Question about the Freddie/Fannie bailout

The price of gas is determined by supply and demand

Chaplain preaches the gospel of money

'God bless your credit card'

Sam Seder Interviews Governor Don Siegelman At Netroots Nation !!!

Speech at the End of "Bobby"

Just when you thought it was OK to go back to TV again. Lou Dobbs baits again.

I am disappointed at DU this morning...

The term "flip-flopping" doesn't do justice to Senator McCain

Fineman: "You don’t want a Democratic admin coming in there while the evidence is still fresh"

Nancy Pelosi: “Two oil men in the White House” are responsible for high oil prices

More from the "Rearranging the Deck Chairs on the Titanic" files: Saggy pants outrage in Illinois!

Charlie Cook: GOP Is Losing Ground

Chicago gets the new peeper scanners at airport

Iraq opens new airport in holy city of Najaf - Bankrolled by Iran

Congress in their underwear

Black Man Tasered 9 Times by White Cop, Ruled A Homicide

Rove Defies Subpoena to Speak at Exotic Getaway (along with Dem Bob Shrum)

Oh... Fucking... Barf... The Pursuit of Teen Girl Purity - Time

3 specific questions re price of oil/gas. Please clarify for me.

A graphic illustration of why an economic collapse is inevitable:

Clinton vows to fight "insulting" abortion plan - a question about this?

Rev. Sun Myung Moon hurt in helicopter crash

For most of my life, Dems were the pitbulls of Congress.

Funny! Grassley (R-IA) investigates televangelists, then gets dumped from GOP delegation!

It's a Class War, Stupid

Do you have a problem with the way war profiteers make a living, yes or no?

Pet DU Peeve: "If (fill in the blank), REC & KICK MY THREAD NOW!!"

“Not One Drop Of Oil Spilled”? Not Quite

Obama's Latin policies in play

Obama's trip is set to receive major coverage

Bush wants Maliki to shoot himself in the head...

When needy people get help from Uncle Sam...

The Bush Administration Is Only Meeting With Iran Because of The Newly Discovered Oil Field

Iraqi PM disputes report on withdrawal plan

That "memo" is all you need, John Conyers (Dammit)

Regarding the "mistranslation" (of the Iraqi PM)

McSame on the economic troubles: "It's all in your head."

New movie coming out after Bush renamed "timetable" for war in Iraq

Have you seen these new cookies at McDonald's?

Our Land is Rich, Yet we are Poor: Where am I ? (you'll be surprised)

Doonesbury!!!!!!!!!!!! Another home run!!!!!

Vote for McCain

Don't forget meee! Says John McCain

We must demand lesbian crisis updates from Tom Coburn.

Sunday Dental Thread: Short due to heat

Sunday Dental Thread: Short due to heat

Are the Dems letting * slide so he can't pardon anyone when he leaves office?

McCain mouth should require an environmental impact statement

Do you think the GOP base will buy Romney as McCain's veep?

Lima, Peru's water threatened by toxic mine stuff

"Neener-neener" - How McCain is losing the "being Presidential" contest.

My goal during the primaries was to have a candidate, and we now do. I told my hubby

Really, serious....

McCain says we have succeeded in Iraq!

FauxNews Headline: "Maliki: I Support Obama’s Withdrawal Timetable"

Boston Globe: Obama's paid staff dwarfing McCain's

Impeachment Hearings: A Win is a Win

From my wife to you all:

I think Obama's plan to bomb France is spot on

Barr/Root win injuction in Ohio to get on the ballot

The Al-Maliki Walkback: "That's hardly even a serious effort at bamboozlement."

Why didn't McCain offer to go to Iraq and Afghanistan with Obama??

Mission Accomplished!!

thanks Barack

McCain, fundraising in the Hamptons while O's in Afghanistan, says he's surprised he's doing as well

So What Did Maliki Actually Say? Since The Original Translations Were Incorrect

Beer. A reason to vote Mccain.

McCain Aide Scheunemann Linked To Bush Library ‘Cash For Access’ Scandal

Rasmussen daily GE graph for 7/20/08 - Obama 44, McCain 41 (Obama up 1)

I Think We Were Spared Darth Jr.

Bloomberg: Obama Would Be `Strong' Afghan Partner, Karzai Spokesman Says

'Cheney's Cheney'.

When was it announced that Obama was going to visit Afghanistan first?

Independent UK: (Gordon) Brown plans to withdraw troops as he backs Obama over 'war on terror'

The Shot Heard Around The World

Frank Rich: John McCain and His "Fiscal Ineptitude"

McCain planning to be in Senate next year?

Now that the Iraqi PM's support of Obama's withdrawl time table has quagmired McBush

Take a Deep breath, and brace yourself for this article

RAW STORY-Lieberman: Obama prepared to accept defeat in IraqRAW

Obama says situation in Afghanistan is precarious

Now They Say Maliki Did Not Back Obama's Plan Interview Was Translated Incorrectly

If you were hiring a Midwife and she said: "I don't know nothing about birthing no babies."

Tweety: "You want a 3rd GOP executive to hide your tracks while the evidence is still fresh."

LAT: Why vote on Tuesdays?

National Review Tries to 'Feminize' Obama

On Late Edition Condi Rice refused to Tell Blitzer who she is voting for

Pls. delete. Wrong again! nt

Face the nation: Obama getting airlplay for his redeployment from Iraq.

Obama makes another stealth move

Maliki Goes Obama's Way While NYT and WP Wait--For What?

SFGate: Left-leaning bloggers flex muscle in Texas

McCain spending more than he's raising for the election

red-state Georgia may go blue thanks to... Bob Barr!

Reuters: Iraqis say they like Obama, divided on his policies

Is Obama going to wait until the convention to announce his VP?

Chicago Tribune: Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki backs Obama troop pullout plan

Obama has picked up NV, and OH among other states JULY 19 Electoral Map

I was just watching C---i Rice and I noticed something...

Lieberman: Obama's Iraq Trip Only Possible Because of McCain

I just watched the video of Obama with the troops in Kuwait...

Obama in First Interview: Situation in Afghanistan is 'precarious and urgent'

Birth Control Pill = Abortion

NYT: McCain Co-Chairman, Under Fire, Steps Aside

MoveOn ad: John McCain: "It's All In Your Head"

"Iraqi spokesman's" "clarification" came via CENTCOM

Inauguration tix selling fast in Illinois

NBC video w/ Obama and info about Afghanistan

Obama v. McCain/Paul Wolfowitz - Who Is The Naive Idealist Re Foreign Policy?

About the videos of Obama with the troops in Kuwait and

Charlie Cook: "GOP is Losing Ground" (Senate Repubs in trouble...)

The two major parties' veep shortlists.

7/18 Election Model: Why election sites giving McCain > 3% win prob are MATHEMATICALLY INCORRECT- x

Obama is winning the battle over foreign policy...

Campaign memo sent out from Obama...

Der Spiegel is sticking with their story RE: Maliki supports Obama's plan

Phil Gramm's UBS Bank BUSTED in $18B Major International Tax Scandal --- Where's our MSM???

By adopting Obama's Policies, Dirtbag Bush is attempting to salvage what little legacy he has left

meet the press: exclusive al gore interview......!!!!!!

So, McCain's top financial adviser helps 19,000 rich people evade taxes, and the media says: "YAWN"

Obama campaign putting more emphasis on ground efforts and GOTV

Lieberman Defiant As McCain's Wingman

Chuck Hagel's Voting Record

Blogger who was fired for blogging about prosecutor (persecutor) of Siegelman has been threatened

Dear GOP: Keep Doing What You're Doing (Heh)

Ron Elving, NPR: Romney Moves Up As Potential McCain VP

Al Gore On "Meet The Press"

Hey Alex Witt, AnchorWOMAN:

Obama to be on Meet The Press next Sunday

Spiegel stands by its story on Obama/al-Maliki

Please, relax about the polls

McCain camp seizes on Mullen's remarks about "dangerous" withdrawal. Lies about Obama's position.

Eddie Izzard says "Vote for Obama!"

Heads up! Obama interview coming up NOW (5pm CDT) on CBS News!

I agree with this article... just don't relax, Add fuel to the fire.

Obama, one million Germans, and history

Considering high turnout

Tinseltown To Decend On Denver To Witness Obama Accept Nomination. Scarlett J. To Continue Stalking.

What Obama’s ‘50-state strategy’ will look like

Was the surge a success?

Maliki's Obama Endorsement by Tom Hayden

Fareed Zakaria:"... in terms of foreign policy, he's the true realist in the race."

Chuck Todd says Obama will start VP hunt once back from this trip?

Repug Admits: WH Wants McCain to Win To Bury the Evidence

Should we, the taxpayers, guarantee the investments of stockholders...?

McCain Opposes Contraception - Pass It On

Video: Obama on "Face The Nation", 07.20.08

What/who is this crowd of people stopping to look at....

Reuters: Obama arrives in Kuwait on Sunday. Expected to fly on to Iraq tomorrow.

Big Surprise! WP is reporting that Maliki's 'misinterpreted' statement came after U.S. Govt Call

Big Surprise! WP is reporting that Maliki's 'misinterpreted' statement came after U.S. Govt Call

Give this to anyone who says: "Reagan won the cold war by destroying the USSR."

Wings of Desire (The Victory Column). I'd Forgotten That Beautiful Movie. Let's All Watch It

DU please caption Sen. Obama in this fark thread, thanks!

McCain's "Fiscal Flatulence:" Frank Rich excoriates him (with FACTS) in today's NYT

VIDEO: Obama Eats With the Troops in Afghanistan

Lieberman, Fox News Sunday: "I'm gonna go explain why I, an Independent Democrat, support McCain"

Latest Rasmussen And Gallup Poll

Remember four years ago how some people here were advocating McCain as Kerry's Veep?

Why The Polls Are Tightening - McCain Is Blowing His Cash Right Now

PHOTOS: OBAMA meets with Afghan President Karzai. Commander complains of not getting enough help.

The case against Obama's proposal to bomb France, what Dems & Obama don't get.

The case against Obama's proposal to bomb France, what Dems & Obama don't get.

President McCain's "To Do" List ...

Bush Offers "Time Horizons" for an Iraq Withdrawal

Obamas: How they paid for their Ivy League educations and the jobs they held while in school.

Dear President-Elect Obama,

Progressive Future?

How are the Obama coat-tails in your state?

THE MATH Weekly – For the Week Ending Sunday, July 20 – Obama 364, McCain 174 (Link)

So who's going to watch Joey the Scar tomorrow?

There will be an uptick in polls and I think you're already starting to see it.

EMILY's List: Hillary's loss a lesson for women

Courage - I thought I had it, until I saw this amazing person

!@#$% -- Now some German pols are saying the NEW Berlin speech site is a Nazi symbol


Today, I adopted a puma

Given a Shovel, Americans Dig Deeper Into Debt

The party than impeaches wins the next election

Where is Obama right now?

Man tasered 9 times in 14 minutes, dies. Winnfield, LA.

Wolf to Condi this a.m."Have you decided who your going to vote for?"

7/18 Election Model: Why election sites giving McCain > 3% win prob are MATHEMATICALLY INCORRECT

Time for Campaigning!

What are your thoughts on Republicans in Obama's cabinet?

The Price of Oil and the Supply and Demand Myth

Giuliani: McCain "was right about Iraq when almost everybody else was wrong"

Memo to Obama, McCain: No One Wins in a War - Howard Zinn

Unlike McCain, many seniors depend on Internet


Media's assessment of likability doesn't match voters'

Almost 7 years after 9/11; The Bush Admin puts bin Laden's driver on trial

McCain Receives $23,100/Year in Social Security

Who knew there was a gristmill in Burnt Cabins PA?

OK, Colin Powell for VP, yes or no (and why).

7 days until DayDreaminHippie68 is HOME!!!!!!

How common are outpatient laser surgeries for herniated discs?

Was she trying to shoplift a can of mushrooms and he had to pat her from an unusual angle?!

Anybody in the Wash, DC area looking for a lab puppy?

I almost got hit, head on, by a car today.

I left the porch light on for you.

What's up with Hollywood these days?

Wow check out this picture

The Toronto Star's pick for Obama's Cabinet

Anyone in the Wash, DC area looking for a lab rat?

Get the Led out!

Poll question: How far did A-Rod get with Montana?

Anyone know when the Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince trailer will be out?


Peabody or Sherman?

Tombstone (1993) vs. Wyatt Earp (1994)?

I'm posting live from the Eddie Izzard concert, ask me anything

A little bit of fun in GD/P

I just got the BEST head

The new update for Reality 3.2.9 is UP


I found the perfect job

So I just watched the film "The Mist" (spoilers)

Picard Say:

(Michael J.) Fox Back With A Future

Simon's kitteh wants dinner! (Cute video alert!)

Somebody make me get off my fat ass to go work out.

The final vote. "Dee Youer" cover.

Poll: What format would you prefer to listen to your music?

Eye surgery update

I have some interesting personal interactions sometimes.

Who is a celebrity you suspect is a phoney and not so nice in real life.

Who is a celebrity you suspect is a phoney and not so nice in real life.



What is there to live for?

Kitchen gadget junkies, check in and tell us your latest purchase.

Girl runs away from Bush video, ROFL

Have you started shopping for school supplies?


How many of you remember this song??

I just ordered a Nintendo Wii

How Old Are You?

What would be the first thread title you would post if we could make sex threads?

Hey, did you know Carrot Top(tm) has a brother - who actually keeps his hair trimmed?!

Have you ever jumped in the rhyming circle and free-styled?

List classic lines from Christmas Vacation. I will start

I'm thinking of getting a perm!

Swag just called twice for a wake-up call in like five minutes

It's HEyHEY - posting as SWAG!

I'm Swag... Posting as HEyHEY.

The Obscene Spelling Bee

To the Lounge and DU at large: "With A Little Help From My Friends"

I talked to real American gangsters tonight!

I'm so offended... I googled myself in the USA

If you're feeling down, here's some advice from Monty Python

Ice cream or sherbet?

I have HAD IT with my Lab/Rottweiler.


There seriously is a rant about the fact that Batman is a fascist in GD

BREAKING: The Godfather has been assassinated by the Joker

What living people whom you've not met would you most like to?

If Ben & Jerry Name An Ice Cream After John McCain What Should It Be Called?

May I please have another hug? Rant Warning

Too funny...

Obama's Wrong Turn in Afghanistan

Anyone else watching "Open Range" on A&E?

Red White and Drunk All Over (NPR Weekend Edition Sunday)

dating an older woman...

I can't stop laughing at this shirt.

This LOL needs to be seen

I'd like to cook for my daughter tonight

Watermelon Salad

Electricity deregulation. Am weighing switching to an at cost coop, why or why not?

Last night Mrs. DTW accused me of spending all my free time...

Need a morning spanking?

The Bush Rag Doll Game

To drivers who chastize pedestrians

If Abe Lincoln had an access to an atomic bomb, would he have used it?

Deja Vu all over again ..

If Abe Vigoda had an access to an atomic bomb, would he have used it?

I can tolerate Evan Bayh as a VP choice.

If Ace Ventura had an access to an atomic bomb, would he have used it?

Ford to retool U.S. plants for European cars

AAGH. My nobe id dubbed up!

AAGH. My zuddini id dubbed up!

I just picked the biggest nose I have ever seen!

Good news and bad news (at least for me)

OMG, Dihydrogen Monoxide, the SILENT KILLER is EVERYWHERE...

When you haven't visited the lounge in a while, how far back do you look at posts?

Squirrels, being squirrelly, and then getting what happens to squirrels

Some one is using a flagbot to flag our business ad off of CL

Kitten Picture of the day for Sunday July 20

Want to try something different for dinner today?

Which is better? Not quite sure how this one got started

Jim Bob Duggar, in a new attempt to support his family, has come out with a new brand of condom:

Sunday Morning at the Vatican

Has anyone here had surgery for a heart defect?

A Midsummer's Night Dream

if Vinny Barbarino had access to a nuclear jumpsuit would he have used it?

I made this

I'm Skinner posting as Newmajority

Anyone here use Twitter?

'Dark Knight' sets weekend record with $155.34M

British Open Final Round Thread

I just got my first taste of Windows Vista.

How's your sleep cycle??

If I Started My Own Religion...

What was in the briefcase in "Ronin?"

The Obscene Spelling Bee

anyone else like the movie "Putney Swope?"

i am finally home!

I just violated the biggest zucchini I have ever seen.

My husband is a fraud.

Friend's Day

my ass hurts. i hope barack appreciates what we are doing for him out here.

There’ll be no mutant enemy we shall certify;

when reading posts here and elsewhere on the advertisingnet

Help me find a good book to read.... please

Lets reminisce about the wonderfully hilarious movie, "Windy City Heat."

Sammy helps pick out flowers.

If Jesse Ventura had an access to an atomic bomb, would he have used it?

What, if anything, are YOU self-righteous about?

Greatest American General?

You've just been bitten by a zombie. What's the last thing you do before you turn into a zombie?

consumer product x sucks and has many flaws as compared to consumer product y

Media Matters: We don't need the media to tell us who's likable

Things you do not want to hear behind you in a restaurant

It cost me $55 to fill up my PT Cruiser.

Chicken Fried Bacon

i'm declaring jihad against my liver tonight

i ride a bike AND i don't own a television

New Google Maps - So Detailed You Can See a Cat in the Window

Free Paul McCartney concert tonight in Quebec City

My husband is a stud.

i will solve all your problems in this thread

Diesel VW won't start -- any ideas?

Has anyone ever listened to this group - Blankey Jet City?

I listening to The Jesus Christ Show on radio, what a interesting show.

Which three states would you most like to live in?

What kind of a dick is Dick Tracy? {Before Iphone was cool}

What kind of a dick is Andy Dick? {Before being a drunk groper was cool}

I saw Eddie Izzard last night! You can touch me.

I'm Not Ready To Go Back To Work....

I'm freakin' timeless, and I'm gonna give *you* some advice:

Really? There are people who don't want to live in Kollyforniya?

Question about car commercials. How long has this been going on?

Do you think it should be legal to leg zoo animals?

I'm 49, and I don't need any fucking advice.

Don't I have a cute front end?

Don't I have a cute rear end?

Never My Love...

Never My Love...

Book age.

Shameless toot. This couple's cute.

"We service what we sell."

Songs you remember hearing for the fist time

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 7/20/2008)

What was in the briefcase in 'Pulp Fiction'?

Don't I have a cute rear end?

My Dad's 88, he says, "I can see you. I know what you've done".

I'm in my teens and old people suck.

I'm in my 60's...f**k you! :-)

I'm in my Hundreds......any good advice?.... (recent Pic)

What hasn't lived up to the hype? What has?

a poem: what comes to your mind when reading this?

Do you think it should be legal to arm zoo animals?

Holy Crap! I just wrote a poem....

I'm in my 50s, and I'm gonna give *you* some advice:

5 guys are putting a new roof on my house today. They started at 6 AM

What kind of a duck is Daffy Duck?

What's for dinner?

I always hate it when I finish a good book.

I'm in my 40's, Got any good advice?

OK. I'm in my late 60s. Got any good advice?

Did anyone see the new season of project runway.

How far did A-Rod get with Madonna?

My dog passed away this morning.

Firefox 3.0 SUCKS!

What dead people whom you've not met would you most like to?

Describe a simple act of kindness you have done for someone down on their luck.

My thread in GD/P!

If I had access to an atomic bomb

This is God posting as Monkeyfunk

Screw those who say Obama can't put a Republican on his cabinet!

Alabama man turns 112, still spends days drawing

President Obama will be the first President during my lifetime who I can say I truly love or loved.

Is Obama's trip abroad undercutting Biden's shot at VP?

Covered Bridges...Got any?

Question: Any guys here dating older women? Any women here dating younger men?

Please choose a new profession for me. Thank you.

I just picked the biggest zucchini I have ever seen.


Please, all of your vibes, prayers and whatever else for my dog Buddy

Bush embarrassed in front of White House guests when muppet says "Hello!"

"Rest Stop" - brilliant movie, or crap movie?

I'm in my 30's. Got any good advice?

Wanna wake up fast? Watch this

Seriously...would you not marry someone if they had bad credit?

Just got my first electric bill from HydroQuebec

You know what part of the world I really don't know enough about?

Should there be a Batman 3? (SPOILERS)

Cilantro: Yes or No?

Radio Lady: What is your immediate reaction to this Barack Obama illustration?

Your Sunday lolcats (dialup warning)

The author of the linked editorial states that...

DAVID HASSLEHOFF - Hooked on a Feeling!

Who here doesn't have Air Conditioning?

I had my wedding dress fitted yesterday! (pic)

I don't know if anyone else caught this in GD, but it's important.

What cool autographs do you have?

We're adopting 2 kitties...

My puppy has a nipping problem - advice?

What is the absolute worst movie you've ever seen?

Lord of The Rings experts - some questions

i'm in my 20's, got any good advice?

Has Ben Stiller ever made a good/funny movie?

Father of 9 kids by 7 women takes daughter to "purity ball".

Modern scientific instruments cannot measure the suckage factor of the new "Beverly Hills 90210"

Denial of parking permits prompts review

Frank Rich: It’s the Economic Stupidity, Stupid

Judge restores protection for Rockies wolves

Coalition 'bombs Afghan police'

Britain's Communist Party launches "Hand-0ff-China" campaign

General Petraeus: Al Qaida May Be Shifting Focus Back To Afghanistan From Iraq

Cambodia reports Thai incursions to U.N.

“Not One Drop Of Oil Spilled”? Not Quite

US forces kill two boys, including Iraqi governor's son

Nevada Republican Delegates Suing State GOP

Given a Shovel, Americans Dig Deeper Into Debt

Borrowers and Bankers: A Great Divide

Argentine media: Lithuania willing to join U.S. anti-missile system if necessary

Murray says Bush, GOP block energy solutions (radio address)

The Weekend Economist

Economic tremors in the West reach China

Der Spiegel Stands By Maliki Interview (Refutes Iraqi Gov’t Statement Released By U.S.)

Maliki Aide's Statement Came After U.S. Call

Brazilian foreign minister's Nazi reference rocks WTO talks

Labor Dept.: Florida tops in lost jobs

Colombians march against kidnappings

White House Accidentally E-Mails to Reporters Story That Maliki Supports Obama Iraq Withdrawal Plan

Colombia rebels seize 10 hostages

Nine face stoning death in Iran

British PM demands end to Israel settlements

Oil hedges turn toxic for weak balance sheets (next shoe to drop - margin calls)

Hundreds of baby penguins found dead in Brazil

Justice Department broadening investigation of Kent

Paulson warns more hard months are ahead

66 Srebrenica victims exhumed

Bush adviser says Iraq timeline "very dangerous"

U.S. troops kill son of Iraqi governor

Tropical Storm Dolly forms in Carribbean sea-Watches and warnings issued

Soldier in famous photo never defeated 'demons'

Top US admiral says strike on Iran means turmoil

US ambassador: Ecuador's government is not collaborating with Colombian guerrillas

World Prout Assembly End of Empire

Iraqi PM: US Should Leave As Soon As Possible; GB PM Brown: Time to scale down in Iraq (AP)

MoveOn: All in your head

The Oil Speculator

Sen. Lieberman debates Sen. Obama

Barack Obama Video Address at Netroots Nation

When Their Lips are Moving

Raw Video: Obama has breakfast with U.S troops in Kabul, Afghanistan

Meet the Bloggers: Karl Rove (Pt 1)

Gore on MTP: Drilling won't cure oil price 'hangover'

Meet The Bloggers discuss Karl Rove 02

TYT: Majority Of Iraqis Want A Troop WIthdrawal Timetable

Obama visits Afghanistan (Al Jazeera English and Reuters coverage)

100 or more Protest at Pelosi's house on Saturday

Secret Photos of Bush's Abu Ghraib Prison WARNING:Mature watch!

Chuck Todd: GOP 'panicked,' Maliki sticks with 'timetable'

McCain "Swift Boater" Advisor on Terrorism - "Either we kneel or they are going to kill us."

Israeli soldier shoots blindfolded prisoner

New McCain Ad: Obama's Foreign Friends. ...Oh Noes!!!1!1!1one

Barack Obama Interview on CBS's Face the Nation

Frank Rich: It’s the Economic Stupidity, Stupid

NY Times: Uncomfortable Answers to Economic Questions

Iraqi PM endorses Obama Withdrawal Plan!

Independent UK: Recession next year: forecaster says things can only get worse

What's Next for J Street?

Borrowers and Bankers: A Great Divide

NAFTA and the elephant in the room

The Misshapen Mind

Clarence Page: Jesse Jackson's N-Word 'Gotcha'

Once again a Scandinavian country shames the rest of the West:

Obama must curb our enthusiasm

We're Not Laughing with you, or at you

The AT&T Convention in Denver by Glenn Greenwald

War Zero: Nothing Honorable About the Vietnam War

American inequality highlighted by 30-year gap in life expectancy

Back-to-back quakes reported off Oregon coast

Myth 4. Nuclear Energy Will Not Increase Weapons Proliferation

Duke Energy sued over N.C. plant construction

Algae for biofuel check this article out

Emergency Beijing Olympic pollution scheme begins - Reuters

Kenya sugar, biofuel project stirs controversy - Reuters

Three Types of Doomers and Fantasy Collapse

Al Gore on Meet the Press

Question about effect of wind power on weather patterns

British Energy's repair bill for nuclear plants 'spirals over £50m'

Town farms to go ‘green’ with solar power (municipal solar farms, Mass.)

Curious about this site >

"Mule deer factory" under threat

Log rustler will do time

Oregon cities plan more bikeway projects as cycling increases

Congressional discussion on car efficiency, energy independence & climate change

Cristobal and Dolly form

Beacon Power Wins Local Nod For New York Plant (20 MW flywheel storage)

WSJ: In Japan, Resistance Rises To Nuclear-Power Plans

Antarctica's continental shelf sits at a depth of about 400 meters.

Anti-global heating claims - a reasonably thorough debunking

Nuclear power decreased by 3.6% in OECD countries last year.

Minimal hydrogen required to dramatically increase diesel

Collegiate vets say campus needs often unmet

(Army Times) Editorial: VA adds fuel to fire

As wars lengthen, toll on military families mounts

Jones introduces bill to protect chaplains

(Navy) Editorial: Iran act wearing thin

Synthetic Pot as a Military Weapon?

Consumer electronics group defends world trade

Economic tremors in the West reach China

The Weekend Economist

Need some help reading this report

A great post by Jim Neal at Pam's House Blend

What's the best cash-back rewards credit card?

Ahmadinejad's deputy: Iran is a friend of the U.S. and Israel

Olmert's defense: It's becoming clear that Talansky is a pathological liar

Education Min. now seeking to adopt Leviev Jewish identity program

CanWest huffs and puffs while free speech burns

Brown pledges Palestinian aid, urges settlement freeze

Al-Qaida in Israel / Fertile ground for terrorism

There is a post at Greenwald's Salon blog that needs reading.

Israel to warn Obama against Iraqi withdrawal

Hamas condemns collaborator to death

Peace Now buses turned back from Hebron after settlers protest

Soldier who fired in Naalin incident arrested

NYT video: Not So Sweet a Deal (a deal that could have enriched their retirement)

Former UFW Organizer Dolores Huerta Weighs in on Leadership, Immigration and Society

Full list of Starbucks 600+ closings

Immigration frustration stokes fury in Fremont, Ne (packing house jobs)

Today in labor history July 20 Police began shooting pickets without provocation “Bloody Friday”

Today's working family cartoon: Tour Guides

PM announces extra funding for Palestinians

Bonus Working Family cartoon: clean air

NYT: A Fighter Now Fights for Herself

US writers target American Idol

Sony Ericsson to cut 2,000 jobs as profits tumble (handset manufacturer )

Lettercarriers stand up with UNITE against Aramark

Essential things Israelis and Iranians should know about each other

Jewish guerrillas told British: quit Palestine or die

16 years after Peru massacre, victims' families lay remains to rest

Mexican Navy intercepts small submarine with drugs in Pacific

Mexico May Release Evangelical Suspects Of Massacre

Thousands march for Nicaragua's Ortega after protest

Bolivia seeks to nationalize pension funds

Colombians march against kidnappings

10 more hostages taken by FARC

US ambassador: Ecuador's government is not collaborating with Colombian guerrillas

Poll: Peru's poverty erodes popularity of president

Chavez party seeks changes for third term

Peru fears environmental mining disaster

Come on guys, it's Greg Norman. He'll choke like a herd of Linda Lovelace wanne-be's.

Jason Taylor Traded To Redskins

Can you figure out

Change Your Aura, Change Your Life by Barbara Martin

Tarot books

Hey guys -

Well Biden may not be accompanying Obama on his trip but . . .

Bidenites - Unite!

I'm bored - you know what that means - -- - - - >

Alabama man turns 112, still spends days drawing

Children treated abroad as U.S. doctors push for devices

Chiron Corporation Gets US Contract To Produce Bird Flu Vaccines

MS vaccine testing to start in US (BBC)

Light & Darkness Poll

Biden VP thread in GDP

If I Had A Rocket Launcher

Heller Runnning for House of Representatives

D.C. Tries to Finesse Gun Ruling

Do you think it should be legal to bring a gun to the zoo?

Gun rights group visits Idaho zoo to make point


My Birthday Cake

The first zucchini bread of the season!

Un-intelligent design

Albert Einstein explains mass- energy equivalence in 57 seconds

Today is the 39th anniversary of the first Moon Landing-July 20, 1969

Intelligent design?

I know I've always said I didn't want one,

How reliable is DNA in identifying suspects?

Talk about not moving too far away from your relatives

Lesbians like straight men, researchers find

99 Cent ear of corn

Question about effect of wind power on weather patterns

Wonk question that may be of interest to Kerry supporters (contraception rule change)

"Soldier in famous photo never defeated 'demons' "

Question to Massachusetts Kerrycrats (OT)

UBS and Texas

Help with Firefox 3

Let us not forgot 9/11 could nave been stopped. what did Norm do?


Globe and Mail: WWJD? Conservative Christian is Omar Khadr's last line of defence in terror trial

Have you all seen this wonderful new film?

Election Reform and Related News: Sunday, July 20, 2008

Billy Joel Joined by Garth Brooks and Paul McCartney at Shea

Against all odds, still the nastiest party???

UK 'must check' US torture denial

Britain's Communist Party launches "Hand-0ff-China" campaign

Will Peace Fresno finally get justice ?