The government "shut down" at 12:01am this morning. I turned off the TV and went to bed. Today I am sitting in the living room of my apartment, a beautiful early fall sun in the sky, with an ...
Burton LeFlore, running for Congress in Alabama's 1st Congressional District Special Election Race.
I haven't seen much coverage of Alabama's 1st Congressional District Special Election Race to ...
cross-posted from Voices on the Square
Congressman John Mica, Republican from the Florida 7th district and member (former chair) of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, has ...
I'm sure the minute I post this dairy, I'll jinx it, but for the past 20 hours or so, I've been No. 1 on the Nook bestseller list at Barnes & Noble , oddly above such names as Bill O'Reilly, James ...
This glimpse of Jesse Jackson holding up a "Forward" sign at Barack Obama's acceptance of the 2012 Democratic Party presidential nomination is one of the saddest things I've ever seen. Jackson ...
unless we do something.
Many of you know Kossack blueoregon . She's been active in Black Kos and other community diaries for a very long time.
Like a lot of us, she's been through some very, very ...
Lord, Lord . . . this Penn State scandal is actually getting worse as it goes on. And I don't just mean that worse and worse allegations are coming to light. I mean that the scandal itself seems ...
Last week I gave the following comment to ...
This is about ...
You read that right - an 18-year-old cheerleader at Silsbee HS in Texas was raped at a house party. One of the men involved pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of assault and was allowed to continue ...