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It seems that Marriage Equality opponents will never learn what the 1st Amendment really means.
They constantly try to make themselves the victim because they are not allowed to force their ...
Governor Brownback is at again! Making life, for the poor, even more miserable!
Kansas Republicans have put forward a new policy initiative that's almost shocking in its clear intent to harm ...
Last weekend, my mother stopped on her way home from visiting my other siblings and actually stayed one night. She arrived mid-day on Sunday and, a couple hours later in the middle of gossiping ...
I'm sure this is common knowledge but just in case you missed it, here it is: Memorial Day had an interesting start: The first widely-publicized observance of a Memorial Day-type observance after ...
and grateful to Bernie Sanders. The decades of Republican-driven hopelessness may be receding just a little. Light is on the horizon.
Here's a little haiku to put this into the Daily Kos minimum ...
Makala sees a black bear
This is an update on the family I'm trying to help. Please see this diary for the full story. For the record, I don't really like this title because I see Chelsie, Terrance,
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...but I didn't really, until this last week, because I had never experienced it directly.
I am finding the Duggar mess, and the way the media is covering it to be very triggering. I am upset by ...
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As I wrote in my last diary, the Huckster has been making news regarding Josh Duggar’s molestations by 1.) Defending Josh and seemingly ignoring the victims of Josh’s crime and 2.) Claiming that ...
There are perhaps 4500 black rhinos left in the world. As of last Monday, there was one fewer.
If I get high enough, this video will begin to make sense. I'm sure of it.
A look at the big story coming out of the Emerald Isle ... and one not so well-known (yet still historic, as well), after the jump .....
In commenting on another poster's misunderstanding of Regression to the Mean, I recalled a question on that subject that I have had before.
My understanding is that Dalton expected that ...
The Irish people's brilliant affirmation of marriage equality yesterday has naturally caused some gnashing of teeth among the ever-fewer Catholics who are devoted to their idea of "traditional ...
THE WORDLY WISDOM(?) OF WILLIAM KRISTOL
May 20, 2015
"We were right to invade Iraq in 2003 to remove Saddam Hussein, and to complete the job we should have finished in 1991.
March 1, ...
I grew up in a rural area of Ireland. Even then, the societal fabric was dominated by the Catholic Church. All government parties toed the line to a greater or lesser extent. No longer.
This is a short diary and I am advocating nothing.
I don't understand why the systematically oppressed and murdered without justice in this country are always supposed to take the higher ground ...
One vintage bumper-sticker type slogan goes:
"If you're not part of the solution, you're part of the problem."
That came to mind when I was reading this NYT interactive article , "Your ...