This diary is an extension of a comment I wrote today in Kos’s Diary on the chances of taking the house in 2014. I realized I had more to say, and more to research at that moment, than could fit ...
For those who are new ... we discuss books. I list what I'm reading, and people comment with what they're reading. Sometimes, on Sundays, I post a special edition on a particular genre or topic.
This position and diary are completely separate from the PWB Peeps and should not reflect in the least on them, nor does it open up those diaries for attack in any way. I have kept pretty much quiet ...
On Friday, June 14th, Iranians will go to the polls to elect a new President, or assuming no candidate reaches 50% in the first round, select two candidates to move on to a runoff two weeks later. A ...
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This year's Country Ratings Poll , conducted for the BBC World Service by GlobeScan/PIPA, surveyed over 26,000 people worldwide. The poll measured how ...
Today millions of Americans will pause from their barbecues and family gatherings to remember the American heroes who fought and died in the service of their country. This is altogether fitting, for ...
Dicks, plural, apparently.
Report in the New York Post (yeah, I know--being reflashed on the Atlanta Journal 's blog, so halve the grain of salt) today with a stomach-turning title that tells the ...
Far be it for me to tell you your business, but every time you people set out on one of your missions it wastes a lot of my tax dollars and forces me to listen to people like Rush Limbaugh work ...
Nor do I advocate gun safety. Gun reform is just absurd.
I do, however, firmly support background checks on all gun purchases, magazine capacity limits on civilian-owned firearms, registration of ...
Emissions from burning fossil fuels are toxic. The effect from a single power plant is small, but if you build a lot of fossil plants, it adds up. Air pollution kills people.
Climatologist James E. ...