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Archives: June 30, 2007

Surviving the U.S. Health Care System

Sicko – A Depressing, Funny, Earth shattering and Incredible perspective on our Health Care System


BOB HERBERT: When Is Enough Enough?

Juan Williams provides cover for racist slime like Rush with criticism of Brown decision

TIMOTHY EGAN: Courage Without the Uniform

Bush looks to his father to mend relations with Putin

Christians' Addiction to Porn Blamed on Technology

Agency's Strangeloves altered mind of a girl aged 4

Russian Scientists Say the Arctic Is Theirs - NYTimes Lede Blog

Here's an interesting and compelling discussion about global warming

Romney's treatment of family dog on 1983 vacation becomes issue

Reporter Sanctioned for Approaching Bush

Protest peaceful across the country


Justice Department official resigns (Another Gonzo Bot)

U.S. military deserter seeks refuge in Ottawa

Did Feds Try To Stop Calif. Emissions Law?

Poll: Calls To Get Out Of Iraq Escalate (CBS Bush & Congress 27%)

McClatchy: Bush Wrong to Blame Iraq Woes Mainly on Al-Qaeda

Fitzgerald eyed perjury early for Libby

CIA spied on left-wing Canadians in '60s, '70s: documents

Soldier's Comments Allowed in Iraq Case (Mahmoudiya)

ACLU settles suit in Santorum book-signing case

Half of Baghdad now under control

U.S. Border Fence Protrudes Into Mexico (3 Million $ Mistake)

Michael Moore is on NOW (PBS) now!

lettuce spray...

Anyone ever heard of Big & Rich

Listening to now...

Yummy! There was something crunchy in my soft drink!

The Lie Thread!!!!

I'm digging this song as of late

What is your guess?

Ugh. I am so disappointed tonight.

"Fifth-grader DeMarco Winbush, 10, said he can earn as much as $90 for five hours work on a hot day"

Fantasy Football Update - 1 SLOT LEFT!!!!!

Twins smokin the Tigers... 1 1 - 1 bottom 9...

Remember the Scene that used "Surfin' bird" in full metal jacket?

Friday News Dump: What Are They Telling Us?

I Don't Practice Santeria!

Rex Reed: the Clive Barker of food critics


Let's play I spy!!!

Dave & I got a new camera today! (dial up warning)


Were you/are you in a garage band? Whatsa name of it?

For the love of god- why does FAMILY have to be so difficult?

I'm so excited, my best friend finally has a good fertility doctor.

I've got a date

I am a walking embarrassment.

I love me some sangria .....

I FINALLY got the cast album to "Spring Awakening"

kick for night crew

How scared should I be now that we find out my hubby has periodontitis?



I wish I felt nothing....

I go nuts for Crystal Light On the Go packages..

Has anyone brewed up a batch of sangria tonight??

This time of year I must hear Paul Simon's 'American Tune'

I am a walking harrassment.

Who admits to using Bambie men?

I'm starting my own @#$@#@ birthday thread.

Man survives road rage incident partly because UA surgeons on scene

Beverly Sills gravely ill

Goddamnit. Demote Fuentes from closing until he STOPS blowing saves

Anyone notice who's the hottest club in baseball?

Help! My roses are sick! What do I do?

Has anyone used the Tony Robbins tapes or Seminars?

Not a bad introduction to the history of The Fall

Raw Emotion.... How do you really feel RIGHT NOW????

Mmmmm. Moose Tracks ice cream with Turtle(TM) Magic Shell...

Live Free or Die Hard (making a lot of money)

Is Philboy A Walking Harrassment?

Tony Larussa just gave a shirtless post-game interview

Man, I just heard the Upbeat styling of Morrissey.....

What was the first computer you owned?

I guess its the drunk thread

"Who are you to wave your finger? You must be out your head..."


The new Dropkick family baby is here!!!

Who admits to using Ambien?

So there I was, thinking Facebook is so much better than MySpace,

Are there any TV shows that you like that are not main stream?

Half of Milwaukee DU is in my store!

Job Dilemma

Worst. Earworm. EVER. Anyone else here know what Johnny and the Sprites is?

Holmes on homes

WAAAHHHH - have to go back to Texas tomorrow, and I DON'T WANT TO!!

Happy Birthday to Son of GoG the Younger

Good bye, Zen, my prince

Best comedic role for an actress?

Friday Night Flirts Pic Thread! :-)

In honor of upcoming DU weddings-Show all your beautiful pics here!

Post songs you like to drive to here...

Thunder and rain (Frank Thomas and Craig Biggio)


This week’s POWERcast Episode 22 – June 25, 2007

NLRB delivers labor jab to FedEx

Florida Postal Workers Protest Increasing Privatization Of Mail Routes

Would you cross a picket line? Have you changed stores since the last strike/lockout?

Mario Cuomo's 1992 convention speech nominating Clinton (part I)

Chris Jericho on Nancy Grace regarding Benoit tragedy Pt. 1

Chris Jericho on Nancy Grace regarding Benoit tragedy Pt 2

Fleetwood Mac - Dont Stop (at the Big Dawg's inaugural party, 1993)

It's The Fukin Newz! 6/29/07

Who Stood to Benefit from War with Iraq? (March 17, 2003)

Jon Stewart in the No Spin Zone

Hamas TV Kills Off Mickey Mouse Double

DU this Poll - AOL Tag Series

Hmm...London *police* foil plot, but we need new, mega-bureaucracy DHS

Okay, Let's have an understanding...

PROGRAMMING ALERT! Michael Moore will be on Now! on PBS tonight as well as Larry King

He's not a lame duck

Keith Olbermann is going to report on dog torturer Romney, cat killer Frist and

Here's an interesting and compelling discussion about global warming

China's Brilliance BS6 sedan fails German crash test in spectacular fashion

Iraq Ambush Caps Bloodiest Months for US

President Romney after doubling Gitmo invents new roof rack for cars

Family Media Inc polls Bush and Cheney at 0%

Is Michael Moore going to go on Faux News?

But, Whatever happened to "Sealed vs Sealed"?

Another brilliant Glenn Greenwald dissection of Authority-loving warwimps of the Right

Border Barrier Accidentally Built on Mexican Soil

!!!!Caption This!!!!

Dear Britain: Steed and Mrs. Peel. . .you're needed

Salt water as a fuel ? - watch it burn and decide for yourself.

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseeker Check In! TGIF!!!!

Bill Moyers Rips Murdoch On PBS Show Tonight

A Public Accounting Of The Crimes Committed

Florida Sheriff Uses Intimidation Tactics to Catch Illegal Aliens

Joyful Critic Joel Siegel, Gone at 63

Nasty Scam - This is a new format - the copy is the same old stuff

Voting from the Heart

And which corporation(s) are your candidates in bed with?

Fess up.. Who's been causing trouble..Whoever you are, you are responsible for special graphics..

OK, I'm watching 'To Catch a Predator', and the Dumb Schmuck is wearing, get this;

Romney's treatment of family dog on 1983 vacation becomes issue

faces of (most of) 100 OIF KIA , June, 2007

What Ann Coulter desires

I'm goanna buy a few oranges and store them in a bag away in my closet

A technical appreciation of DU from a (verrrrrry slow) dialupper

Sicko vs. the corporate media. Whose coverage of the health care issue is more balanced?

GODDAMMIT! Down with all this socialized stuff:

I have been meaning to tell you: I SUPPORT the so-called North American union idea

Freeper Sex Education 101 : How to Speak Dirty and Oppress People

I Got an Outstanding in the WOMBATS 3!

McCain plans to return to Iraq on Monday.

Re Family Jewels - Why didn't CIA just 'zap' Saddam (instead of waging 2 futile Iraqi wars)

ACORN President Says Edwards an Ally in Struggle Against Poverty

As a health insurance agent

Meet Iraq veteran Adam Kokesh, the new mouthpiece of the anti-war movement

How Kucinich Moves Up Into the Top Tier and Wins!

For we, who grieve

Global survey shows rejection of U.S. idea of democracy

Anderson Cooper's going to Keep Them Honest

Kucinich is a funnyman on Letterman, tonight 11:30

Now I know why Republicans don't want the return of the Fairness Doctrine

Book TV Schedule: June 30th - July 2nd

Hate to tell you, Cheney doesn't give a fck about getting impeached.

I think Jason Leopold was set-up. Long post from tin-foil land...

I'm pretty sure that the closed-captioning was out of sync with the video, here. What do you think?

Michael Moore got almost everything right about Canada's health care system.

Barack Obama and Juanita Broaddrick

Michael Moore is on Larry King Live Right Now ET. eom

I caught the end of Dennis Kucinich on Letterman. How was the rest of the interview?

SiCKO, it's not about Moore's politics, yours or mine. It's about health care.

Hospital, doctor visits up 20 percent in 5 years

Christine Craft rocks!

I would never shag Joe Biden.

Owners Trying To Protect Editorial Independence As Murdoch Circles Wall Street Journal

Wal-Mart pushed to improve poor civil rights record

The All-American Presidential Forums debate is online to watch or watch again

Bill Moyers on Rupert Murdoch

Bush’s political capital spent? "...losing control over a party that marched in lockstep with him."

Richardson Fails to Meet Goal of Topping Edwards in Fundraising

New site for John Edwards fans

Was Obama's remark racist?

Richardson's campaign raises $7 million

Hillaryis44's suggestions for Edwards and Obama's campaign songs

Webb To Ratchet Up Role Against Iraq War - "it's time for us to stop"

CBS Poll: Hillary negatives at 40%...highest fav/unfav ratio with Dems..including Gore.

Giuliani, Rodham Clinton Tied in Ohio

CBS Poll: Hillary nearing 50% Democratic Primary support....doubles up Obama...

Fred Thompson Underwhelms In New Hampshire

Why Rupert Murdoch really wants to buy the Wall Street Journal...

Pollsters like financial advisers should be required to issue a disclaimer.

We're Going to Kennebunkport on July 4th...

Obama's Solution to Outsourcing: JOB RETRAINING???

I just made my first ever donation and it was to Obama!

Bush looks to his father to mend relations with Putin

Edwards up to $8.7 million from over 58,000 donors

Hillary supporters, with 52% of voters not liking Hillary, why should I support her?

Join Clark in helping Pryor...

Jonathan Falwell Defends poor Annorexia Coulter.

Just call the House Judiciary Committee office. Only takes a minute.

What if Hillary Clinton loses the election?

Revisiting the Night of the Long Knives

Trampling the Constitution with great merriment

George Bush Jr. Just Doesn't Measure Up

FDA officials criticized for secrecy (AP)


"Undercover with D.C. Lobbyists for Hire" (Harpers Reporter exposes Dark Underbelly of DC)

New Mexico's new medical marijuana law requires state to grow its own

The Big Sleep

Justices to Weigh Detainee Rights

Congress and the White House should avoid a court battle over the U.S. attorneys investigation / WaP

Omar Khadr's tragic story mostly about child abuse

Editorial: 'Family jewels,' then and now (Berkshire Eagle)

Editorial: CIA abuses aren't history (MetroWest Daily News)

NYT editorial: The "Grand Collapse" of immigration reform

The Break-In That History Forgot (Head Watergate Plumber in NYT)

For President Bush, a Reversal of Fortune on His Political Capital

Larry Johnson: Glasgow's Burning--Run For Your Lives

Speaker Pelosi's Constitutional Crisis

For Poor Families, an Added Burden of Too Many Pets

US military accuses media of reporting 'false' Iraqi claims

Another mysterious spy death in London

What to do when everything is ‘Made in China?’

The '7 Point Pledge' announced by Al Gore to rally support against global warming

The consumoeconomy beat goes on . . .

Sea lanes outside Boston Harbor being shifted to protect whales - AP

Biologist Edward O. Wilson Warns of a Bleak World Without Bugs

Charity attacks rush for biofuels (BBC)

Police bust illegal Amazon logging ring - reports (Reuters)

UNESCO removes Oman oryx sanctuary from heritage list - Reuters

Error: A main street in Hebron(West Bank) "closed by mistake"

Hamas: Int'l force in Gaza will be met with rockets

Olmert won't bring release of prisoners to government

"With Hamas takeover, tough calls for Israel"

Hamas TV show kills militant mouse character

Bush looks to his father to mend relations with Putin

Radio host was stabbed to death, hidden

Nato raid 'hits Afghan civilians

What to do when everything is ‘Made in China?’

London Times: Nightclub bomb alert issued two weeks ago

US says report of 20 beheaded bodies in Iraq false

Iraq: EFP kills 1 US soldier, wounds 3 in southern Baghdad

U.S. military: 26 killed in Baghdad raid

Outdated Sensors Hamper Border Patrol

Justices to Weigh Detainee Rights

He spoke to Iran's poor - and now they are shouting back

Judge rules to let SkyWest pilots' union lanyards fly

ABC BREAKING NEWS: Terror Attack at Glasgow Airport

Guantanamo judge rejects charges for Canadian

Outdated sensors hamper Border Patrol

Status of (DUSTWUN) Soldiers Changed to ('captured'/) 'Missing'

NUMMI union leaders warn about possible production loss (Toyota began building the Tacoma in Mexico)

Hamas TV show kills militant mouse character

5 US soldiers killed in Baghdad Ambush

For Poor Families, an Added Burden of Too Many Pets

NY movie critic Joel Siegel dead at 63

Home Depot asked to fund labor center

Last chance for a contract (disrupt summer classes for 25,000 college students)

Two US soldiers charged with premeditated murder of three Iraqis

Canadian Pension Plan Wins Telecom Bid (largest takeover in Canadian history)

Reid: Democrats' agenda is progressing (radio address)

UK terror threat now 'critical'

Poll shows many Republicans favor universal healthcare, gays in military

Bush defends military buildup in Iraq

Bush loses authority to close trade accords

Union members (17,000) ratify four-year Delphi deal

Bush goes biking, fishing ahead of meeting with Russian president

NATO, Afghan officials probe report of civilian deaths

Ashraf Marwan, 62; suspected double agent in Yom Kippur War

US troops on Iraq murder charges

Breaking: BBC cites report of car on fire driving into Glasgow airport

Court to rule on records in bribery case (associates of Cunningham)

Ah, good, I thought I was going crazy... Saw talk of thrift store shoes, and your own signs

alright cats. I'm back. Who's here?

See this fish?

'Rainy Day' from Cape Ann, Massachusetts: Gloucester-- Do Not Watch This! lol!

I get my back into my livin'...

It's been seven months since one of my shopmate was struck while riding to work

What's more gross? Seeing a roach in your kitchen cabinet...

Let's all....

3:AM on the East Coast

So, who actually logs on at 1 a.m. to catch up on politics?

I think we're alone now

Bowzer testifying...

Housekeeping question

What . . . Is your point?

jesus saves

iPhone Stress Test... This is neat!

I'm not Taterguy, ask me something




I am so f**king SLOW. In all these years, I never saw the pun.

Jesus Loves...

La la la la, la la la la la la la la la

what kind of person are you?

My hometown in Texas is Flooded. - Pics

video of people lining up to buy iPhones

Wisconsin Man Could Be Jailed For 4 Years For French Kissing Boy's Pet Fish To Death

Funniest transfer truck ever! The Jesus Express

The Stereoscopic Skin Clinic

some saturday morning jacques brel

Now don't tell me...I got nothin' to do....

the moran family done boughted tehm a miniture van!!!!!!1111

Do you get along with your axes?


I just cracked up calling the "Sunsetter" commercial phone #

Replace any word in a movie title with "Orgy"

Time to play DU DUCK, DUCK, GOOSE!!!

keith moon revision

Does anyone know where the new iPhone is manufactured?

crazy Uncle Chuchan

I've got an AVI file and I can't view it, help? Please?

Post your favorite Maddox

Financial Aid question- once my school has figured out my "unmet financial need"

Well, here we fucking are...

hume on hummus

I'm listening to Sirius radio The Vault

This needs no explanation.

Great Twilight Zone short from the 80s

I'm so pissed! I just broke my coffee pot....

Free instant disposable email addresses for website registrations

I miss this band!!!

Would you watch datasuspect if he were a televangelist?

Wimbledon update womens singles (pics!) Sugiyama takin it to Sharapova in the 2nd set. You go girl!

Man, creepy...

My dog is very sick

I spend probably....

I just committed genocide. (dial up warning, and not for anyone that dislikes the creepy crawlies)

Who wants a chocolate covered pretzel?

cnn is again 'breathless' over IPhone story.

Ain't nobody here but us chickens.


Its Saturday afternoon and the men in my neighborhood are not screaming "fuck"!

WTF?? I can't post pics via Photobucket??

The reason for the current tat craze:

Lame request for some good lounge vibes

I'm on your keyboard

Is it just me or are terrorists these days giving the keystone cops healthy competition?

An observation:

what is the absolute worst thing that can happen to you?

Who needs two DVD+RW disc?

Why the hell ain't "nooner" a word?!?

I'm slighty bored, and feeling naughty.

Man punches 'rude' drive-thru clerk

I command you to go to Google Earth right now

Sunni Patterson - We Made It...

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 6/30/2007)

RED SOX game tonight! We will be there!

Why the hell ain't "noone" a word?!?

Happiness is...

Wish me luck - going to go replace fuses for my central air!

In Honor Of Bad Weddings- Post some REALLY BAD wedding pix and stories

Favorite James Taylor songs

I need to see your earliest baby pics of yourselves -- here:

I'm not taking calls from mostly everyone now.

Just getting over a two day migraine

Attention Mike Rowe fans! (Dirty Jobs, Deadliest Catch) YouTube gold inside:

I have the oddest sensation, I've never really felt it before. Could this be puberty?

You know what I fucking hate?

Who is your favorite Wild West gunslinger?

After putting in 80 hours this week, I'm checking in...

Adam Carolla OWNS Ann Coulter on Radio Show

Who wants rich chocolate Ovaltine?

Remember - giant rising moon tonight

Is 7/7/07 Transcendental?

Ok, you naughty single DU'ers... help me out here...

Philly area: Family night this Sunday (July 1) at Maddie's in Frazer, PA with yours truly!

I'm considering learning Arabic, anyone have advice, thoughts, or suggestions?

What sold you on the iPhone?

I'm bored and missing my DU friends; Talk to me.

Oeditpus Rex Appreciation Thread!!

This is a delicious drink for people who take fiber for regularity

HOLY CRAP! Alert for Tinfoil Hatters!!!

I cracked a molar for fun and excitement.

Someone in GD called me an asshole in a subject line. Ask me anything!

what is the absolute best thing that can happen to you?

I Got A Fucking Duzy!

Need help, please, I'm in melt down

July 5, 2007--the 60th anniversary of the most important event in history

What's the best/safest way to get rid of a yellow-jacket hive?

Do you get along with your ex(es)?

Favorite lines from Pop Songs... I have two....

the gonna-be-surgeon general shot that dude

I got my password back, and I can post again!!!

Take me to the River

Favorite Reno 911! character.

I got a new haircut...

A few (quite a few) avian pics.

Need help, please, I'm in near melt-down, no sleep

What are you listening to right now?

I got the Second to the LAST IPhone on my Hawaiian Island, still scortched, but REAL Happy!

An inexpensive way to give to charity

Do Cats Get Colds and How Can I Help Him Feel Better?

Milwaukee DU Meetup Pictures

Minnesota Teamsters Endorse Al Franken

Teamsters, Funeral Directors Association Reach Settlement

Starbucks reaches settlement with Kent worker (disability discrimination and union activity)

Gaylord, union fail to reach labor deal

AK Steel Reaches Tentative Union Deal

PA Universities, Coaches' Union Announce Tentative Labor Pact

NYT: Delphi Workers Accept Pay Cuts

Support 25 ClearChannel Workers on Strike more than 100 days (Art on the Line)

Workers at XM Radio Show "Oprah & Friends" Enter Into Their First Collective Bargaining Agreement

Catholic teacher exempt from union, judge rules

666 Pennsylvania Ave...

Freudian Slip - GWB

Sunni Patterson - We Made It...

Stephanie Miller on the naughty nurses (part one)

Global Warming Predictions coming true

Stephanie Miller with the irate nursing association worker (part two)

Two Tribes Video Destructo

bush the psycho...

Iraq un-winnable war...***warning: graphic content***

Occupation in Iraq - A disaster, and no end in sight...

Mike Malloy - Republicans Have Driven Me Insane

This guy is real smart, yessum

IRAQ WAR 'Bring 'Em On?'

SpongeBob Tribute To Michael Moore: Thank You For Being A Friend

Stephanie Miller failed TV show commercial from 1995

Materialism in America

Clarke: British bomb plot proves we're no safer. (2006)

Iraq Should Be Like Israel

Larry Johnson on Countdown re: Car bomb and damage


My response to Man Coulter


Man Grabs Microphone Of Fox Reporter & Runs Off

Jena Six, A Photo Story. Racial Tensions in Jena, LA - Nooses Hung Under a "White's Only" Tree at HS

Biden and Obama on HIV Testing

US Nuclear Strike on Iran - Martial Law Declared in US...

President Cheney Addresses the nation...

Global warming predictions coming true

Too cruel for parody

Why do they hate dogs?

America, your president is about to launch World War III

Hypothetical situation

The immigration issue. Stupid Republicans and MSM repeat falsehood that Democrats want Hispanic vote

Who's the bigger, dog abuser, Romney or Dobson?

I may be tin foiling it too hard, but I just don't like the London story

U.S. military deserter seeks refuge in Ottawa

You said the human being and the fish could coexist. You even screwed that up. A letter to Bush.

Another mysterious spy death in London

Hope: In serious but stable condition

WJ - the Supremes decisions

DNC spokesperson chews up her RNC counterpart on Hardball (video)

Washington press corps is too busy cozying up to the people it covers to get at the truth.

A Reversal of Fortune for Bush’s Political Capital

"You Can't Impeach Me, I'm Delusional!"

George Tenet Lied America to War and Got A Medal For It.

lol.. good quip by my partner

Cheney Bags First Bald Eagle after Bird's Removal from Endangered Species List

NYT Editorial: BUSH ADMIN Has Made It CLEAR-It Does Not CARE About Integrity Of DOJ

Assistance from fellow DU'ers..i hope I am posting it in a right area =)

Londoners shrug at latest bomb threats

Brits, help a clueless yank, what's with the new P.M.?

Bloomberg's congestion pricing plan - Surveillance?

If a Democrat becomes pres. will the repubs leave impeachment off the table?

Is Bush Administration's manual advocating "rally squads" more proof that the Iraq War was planned?

wasn't there a terrorism and foreign policy forum on DU ?

Saw SICKO tonight --

U.S. SOCIAL FORUM: "We're Living a Nightmare Called Katrina"

Soviets final withdrawal from Afghanistan began in 1988. Al Qaeda was founded in 1988

Bush has lost his 'fast track' power for trade agreements

Did anyone watch the news this morning? Operation Kaboom


No evidence ties al Qaida to recent bombing of a Shiite shrine

To see Sicko, I have to drive 28.38 miles

War President Works Up Courage/Visits Rhode Island

London Finds Linked Bombs, a Qaeda Tactic

911IraqAlQaeda 911IraqAlQaeda 911IraqAlQaeda 911IraqAlQaeda

This made me laugh for too long

How's that surge working Bush, you lying piece of shit coward?

Deadliest three months for US troops since Iraq war began

The Presidency is just like gas prices - they are testing us to see how much we will take

Did Dick Cheney kill 70,000 salmon?

Does anyone know where the new iPhone is manufactured?

Anybody else having trouble posting Photobucket links?

Gay Jaws (video)

Between you and me and the bed post has Bush ever done anything right?

Bush's Only Legacy - a Right Wing Court?

Lieberman calls for more patience on Iraq

You HAVE to check this out.... "" tv media Dominated by the LEFT.!! ..LINK>

UK police hunt suspect who fled bomb car (AP)

Any Kennebunkport in a storm

Sentient world: war games on the grandest scale

[Seattle ] Schools' legal fight could get more costly

Bush Is Told to Justify Executive Privilege: Could lead to criminal contempt, referral to prosecutor

What do you think about the "Counter-Media"?

Does anyone have an update on the NH couple that barricaded themselves in their home?

cnn is again 'breathless' over IPhone story.

Do you think US press is way more obsessed with Chinese product safety than US product safety?

Trampling the Constitution with great merriment

Slate's Guide To All The Political Markets - Slate

Our president is bad but Farenheit 9/11 is misleading and presents no alternatives

Best argument that you can make for watching a lot of TV...

The Big Sleep

Our pResident must have already made friends with the new PM in the UK

The idiot in chief is 0 for 3

Losing the War in Afghanistan, One Civilian Massacre at a Time

Five US soldiers die in coordinated Iraq attack

Dad injected his kids with heroin so they would know what it was like to get high

A Sicko review by Christopher Hayes

"Build that fence!...More border patrol!"

The KKK -- At home in the GOP and on the Supreme Court.

Excellent. The history and future of immigration. 'Völkerwanderung'

How many environmentalists does it take to change a lightbulb?

U.S. Raids Baghdad Slum; 26 Iraqis Die

A Realistic Look at the Question of Progress in the Area of Race Relations

Ever notice how some employees just can't get fired?

Check Out The DCCC 4th Of July Ad Against Republicans !!!


UNH professor charged and ordered off campus for alleged threats

KO's NewsHole and an interesting comment found there

Ex-priest opts for trial in sex case

Report: Priest May Plead Guilty To Abusing Boys

Con-artsist Pentecostal pastor demanded woman's life savings and her crucifix to cure her pain

Officials say London car bomb linked to "or inspired by" al qaeda

How many environmentalists does it take to change a lightbulb?

Fred Thompson bombs in New Hampshire

So is george bush a courageous man?

Why is the Pentagon ordering 2400 Taser stun guns?

Court says separation of church and state bars suing faith-based marriage counselors

Impeachment Impressions

And About this "Thin Majority" In The Congress Bullshit ...

Of the 26 major rulings on the Supreme Court this past term:

Fascinating picture...wounded KKK member and surgeons...

Breaking accident in Glasgow

A lot of people don't like the Canadian system,except the Canadians.

Stoic Londoners Shrug at Latest Threat: "Given the stance our government made on the war in Iraq..."

Dayum, I forgot.. You can't weed the garden or something may blow up.

Another Dem forum tonite

The enemy behind every bush.

Breaking News: Someone Attacks Glasgow Airport and Burns a Jeep.

Be Afraid and Buy an iPhone!

so who owns the mercedes?

David Shuster fans FYI: He's anchoring on MSNBC (Update edit: Alex Witt on now.)

Anyone else feel like we're walking on a treadmill?

77% In CBS News Poll Say War's Going Badly, 40% Urge Withdrawal Of All U.S. Troops

5 US soldiers killed in Baghdad Ambush

(Satire) Political Attention Deficit Disorder - New Psychiatric Condition

"Dems are evil, cloven-hoofed punks!" Did you know that?

RepubiCONS are so frustrated with their president that they will say anything...

how much do message board disruptors/rw meme merchants actually get paid?

You know the amusing part of the Glasgow accident

Meet R BOT 001, Russia's New Robocop

Does anyone know where I can find the military recruitment videos?

The BBC is ignoring the terror in Glasgow story

What are we really dealing with? Political patronage or bribery?

CHENEY Testing We The People-What Are WE Going To Do About It?

bu$h* wanted this guy to be head of Homeland Security.....

Judge: Miss. County Biased Vs. Whites

Free instant disposable email addresses for website registrations

Burning Man in Nevada....Is it terror, or do I just have a case of the "Global Jitters"?

Misogynist review of "Erin Brockovich" from CAP Alert


OK, Gordon Brown gives me the willies.

Want to take a pic in Times Square? You could soon need a permit from Big Brother first.

Sweet Googly Moogly

Instant revisionist history?

Health care in Canada - from wikipedia

Hank Johnson supports impeachment of Cheney

*TINFOIL ALERT* Sicko came out yesterday, terror today *TINFOIL ALERT*

I have 2 cars and a lawnmower full of gas in my yard. Bottle of booze inside. Should I be terrified?

Coulter, circumcision, Jason Leopold and terror alerts

R. sam brownback says faith helped him stop hating the Clintons.

Whoops! Our Top Diplomat makes India mad.

Blair is gone. TERRA ALERT!

Nancy Pelosi is lower than whale shit.

Sunni Patterson - We Made It...

Was the Glassgow Truck Fire a CIA job?

The reason why so many businesses here in Charleston

Call all your Bush-loving contacts. The terrorists have FOLLOWED US HOME!

Why aren't these on MSM

3 teens indicted in hate crime against transgendered woman; Mass. DA speaks against intolerance

Glasgow attack takes the media away from the CIA Documents

My Bold Statement

Terra Terra Terra Terra Terra!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I'm finally ready to declare for a candidate...

LIVE Fox News feed!!!111 For those of you who don't have Fox News!!!11

No Bush/Gordon Brown telephone call as of yet since the UK incidents....

A 4 hour car fire on my TV. They don't seem to be putting it out AND its not spreading.

Where's the 'Glasgow Airport Terrorist Attack' Press Conference?

Damn. This isn't working.

Bush: The Ethics President

The Glasgow Story Is Morphing Into The Evacuated Hospital Story

CAPTION: 2 Drunks And A...? (Bushies)

Juan Cole: "Long may terrorists be clueless screw-ups who can't start fires!"

AP's first salvo against Sicko: break out the tiny violins for the poor, voiceless health care indus

Greenwald: Our rotted press corps, a division of "Camp Victory"

I am glad that none except driver got hurt in flaming car thing.

Protesting Bush: If Not Now, When?...


Car still on fire on Faux

New British PM get's WARNING about being SOFT ON TERRA!

I'm evil. I just turned the dog loose on a couple of bible thumpers.

Why is Vladimir Putin made to go to bush's poppy's house in Kennebunkport?

Update: Men drive flaming Jeep Cherokee into Glasgow airport; warned two weeks ago

Could Fred Thompson be the Ultimate in do-nothingness?

Both CNN & Fox News using Ruppert Murdoch's "SKY NEWS" all DAY for TERRA!

“Deal” on Trade is Slippery Slope – Take Action Now!

Progressive Insurance and its Big Brother policy

MSNBC to drop Saturday afternoon newscasts, go to taped programming

Here's a question I haven't yet heard posed:

Why is Tony Snow encouraging attacks on small airports in the US?

How would healthcare change under a D admin?

Peace George ---pix--->>>

Can we talk about the possibility of PAID operatives on discussion boards,...

For those who had questions about the WWE Wellness program, plus Johnny Isakson....

Too much. The anti-abortion crowd rags on people with large families.

US Attack in Sadr City: 'the victims were civilians killed in their homes'

Is Ariel Sharone still alive? I just watched one of the political videos

My daughter bought me a Bush voodoo doll :) Anybody have any hexes they want to me to do?

U.S. Raids Baghdad Slum; 26 Iraqis Die

Donkey vs. Elephant

Refuting the critics of Michael Moore

Everyone get out the plastic and duct tape. It's OFFICIALLY a 'terrorist act'.

UK raises security level to "CRITICAL indicating attacks are imminent

Michael Moore's Sicko

FDA Officials Criticized for Secrecy: Public calendars blank, no record of industry contacts

Weekend TOON roundup: iHype edition

Candy Crowley calls Fred Thompson speech ("Cuban immigrants pose terror threat") 'REAGANESQUE'!

Not rocket science

AT&T, SPYING, and the IPhone......

TOON: The founding Fathers meet King George

Presidential scholar confronts the president

I saw SICKO last night, SICKO is not about the the uninsured

House Moves to Prohibit Return of Broadcast 'Fairness Doctrine,' Just in Case

He spoke to Iran's poor - and now they are shouting back

Let's go all Howard Beale on Cheney's ass!

The interesting story of Ali Mohamed

Someone needs to ask Romney how he feels about prayer in school. Here's why

Iraqi Youth Face Lasting Scars Of War

O'Reilly invents the news again! - busted lying about "lesbian gangs"


The Two Redacted Pages: Fitz Was Prevented From Identifying A Different Culprit (DICK)

Welcome to Nineteen Eighty Twenty-Seven

Teaching Chilren to Hate... Palestinian Mickey Mouse 'Marytred"

Which version of the Ten Commandments should we post in schools?

When bush said i am not into nation building, did you think he meant our nation?

Poll: Only 6 nations have favorable US image. Hughes:Could be Iraq or bad experience on a US airline

Two remarkable things happened in the last two days within half a mile of each other,

Do people in the health insurance industry have good insurance? Would they back single payer?

Iraq war manufactures terrorism vs. All terrorism reports are scare-tactics.

Karl Rove's ruthless tactics helped a judge win in Alabama in 1994. Involved a recount.

Your DU Exercise for the Week: Go Downtown and Count the Shuttered Stores

One reason why I like Germany

Invasion Of Iraq Originally Called "OIL"-"OPERATION IRAQI LIBERATION" Bush & Rove's Inside Joke

The "I've seen SICKO" Thread.

New Law Requires State Of New Mexico To Grow Its Own Medical Marijuana

Do we believe the Iraq war is breeding terrorists? Then how can we dismiss every incident...

wingNuts say jobs are leave'n NC cause of smoking bans.. in El Paso TX the restaurant attendance

The Bush Family Mansion ---pix--->>>

Do you support impeachment of George W. Bush and Dick Cheney?

"your concern is noted"

Why has Congress's popularity plummeted since the election, especially Peloisi's

REPORT: Public Expresses Solid Opposition To Bush On Iraq; Iraq Surge Brings Heavy U.S. Casualties

Please note: The United States is rated 37th in the world in health care by WHO.

Our healthcare system is bad. But SICKO is pretty misleading in its presentation of alternatives.

$1000 a month

The Link between Education and Democracy – and How the 2004 Exit Polls Document that Link

CNN fact checks Sicko: Finds few inaccuracies

I just got a Recruitment Call for the US Army FROM INDIA!

BBC: Glasgow car accident "not being treated as a national security threat."

Brown, Roe Are in Mortal Peril

SCOTUS is TESTING us folks with these trial balloons! We need to DEMAND some impieachments...!

Matthews and Coulter: No Shame

How Much Do You Reckon Pissypants' Little Fishing Trip Cost US? ---pix--->>>

Our Coming National Nightmare

Look, I know this is probably a waste of time, but

How does one run this up the flagpole? (Long, but damn inspiring)

Yearly Kos Auction - Kewl Stuff- ***ONLY 3 DAYS*** LQQK

Have y'all considered that maybe some things that happen in this country have nowt to do with Bushco

And Another Asst Atty Gen at DOJ resigns, .... LINK

Why are some DU'ers downplaying a real act of terrorism?


Cognitive Dissonance

I talked impeachment with Nancy Pelosi

"Undecided" gets 96 endorsements

CBS: Early Polls Often Unreliable or "Whatever happened to the Lieberman-Gephardt ticket?"

Idea for Political Cartoon re: Romney Dog Incident

Obama to meet his fundraising goals: over 350,000 donations; over 250,000 people

Defending the border, wherever it is

The Saturday Cartoons... The Political Week In 'Toons

Coalition of Religious Leaders, Labor and Environmental Activists Call on CD&R to Make New Acquisiti

United for Peace and Justice sets course to end Iraq war

Obama may spend 4th with Iowa Cubs

Rove dirty tricks - The Fall of a Democratic Governor

Coulter/Lauer are examples of RW cats paw strategy.

Leaders of five religions denounce violence in religion's name

Chimpy: "The fight in Iraq has been tough, and it will remain difficult..."

If Gore ran for President and lost (God forbid) - could he not just pick up the pieces of what he is

I Don't Want To Unduly Alarm People - But..........

When Democrats Rule -- "All politics is local."

R.I.P. - Fast Track Authority (6/30/07)

Are Dems about to get tough with Bush? May press criminal contempt and refer to federal prosecutor

The Candidate Groupies have taken over

Guest Lineup for Sunday TV News Shows (Leahy w/ Timbo, Mark Green of Air America on FauxNews)

9/11 responder's medical bills mount

There was a thread a while back that outlined the many faults of Ron Paul

Obama killed Hillary's mother with John Edwards' chain saw!!!

Transcript of the Third Democratic Primary Presidential Debate

Obama: "I Have some Jay-Z and Beyonce on My iPod"

Nadler / Conyers hearing on C-Span: chilling

(Hillary) Clinton slams GOP rival's Cuba remark - AP

ABC: U.K. Raises Security Level to Critical Meaning Attack is Expected Imminently

today a commander in iraq claims :

Iraq War Support Reaches All Time Low in US.....67% Oppose It; 63% want some sort of Withdrawl

This is what Bush supporters are like these days

"Naderus Obsessus"

Malkin (Coulter wannabe) uses yesterday's terror plot to attack John Edwards, NYT

How Many DUers Believe

Brownback Writes of Clinton Hatred, The Stunning Apology to Hillary

I need a link to the place to listen to free stream of the last show on AAR

A male french politician calls "bitch" a female opponent. Should he resign?

Anti-poverty Group Says Edwards an Ally in Struggle Against Poverty (in response to NYT hit piece)

Current Status of the Primary Polls, State-by-State

Here is one way to deal with sign-stealing, from the 2004 election.

How come I haven't heard about this upcoming debate?

John McCain is risking our soldiers lives by announcing his trip to Iraq

Dem rep. declines congressional health coverage.

We saw SiCKO last night!

I Just Got This E-Mail From A Friend That Is Still A * Supporter - I Would Like To Refute It.......

Cheney Impeachment Bill Quietly Comes to Life in House Judiciary Committee

Wal-Mart: Anywhere But America

Edwards Only Needs About $140,000 More With 10.5 Hours To Go!

"Who Is Hillary Clinton?" - Good article from progressive writer Barbara Ehrenreich in The Nation

Why Do Democrats Keep Losing Elections: video

When will the travel limits/scanning be stopped when flying?

The Hill Report: Unmarried America growing, leaning Democratic

Inspirations led cynical voters to donate to Barack Obama's campaign

Who can unify the Democratic Party?

How friendly is John Kerry?

Supreme Court: Have We Already Lost America? Thank you, Ralph.

NPS to Edwards: stop filming or leave park (mid-June)

Kucinich- A democratic administration started NAFTA....

Poll: Which of the top-tier candidates will provide the best Mid-East foreign policy?

Gore v. Clinton? no contest ...