Tish James, the people's choice for Public Advocate
Not for myself – everything is fine here chez Sid, though my feet are wrecked. Instead, I am begging on behalf of one of the most awesome ...
This past weekend, I helped my older daughter move into her new duplex, which she obtained because she has a new job on the west side of the state. The weekend before, I had helped her load up the ...
I remembered the byline of the writer, John Schwartz of the New York Times . Mostly about science but featured in the Enron coverage and increasingly involved with issues arising from the amendments ...
The announcement that the nation's largest bank was pulling out of the student loan market has caused much speculation . The move is eerily reminiscent of the subprime shutdown that happened in ...
Do you find yourself tired of DailyKos lately? Are you sick of the pie fights, the meta wars, the HR abuse, the endless Rox vs. Sux conflict, and all the different packs, cliques, and factions? Do ...
Today was my grandmother's 100th Birthday. She wanted to have a party on the beach, so we met there with her this afternoon, for an absolutely gorgeous day on the Silver Strand, near San Diego Bay.
I hate this day.
For the past seven years, September 5th has brought nothing but pain and grief.
This year, it's exacerbated by other, unrelated issues. But the reminder of the day is always the ...
To some people, that will be an obvious observation; and to others, a hideous lie. Still, it shows up so often that it needs saying. The concept of hating the sin but loving the sinner is a ...
Studio Ghibli has announced that it's founder, renowned animator and filmaker Hayao Miyazaki will "retire from the production of feature-length films." The announcement was made this week at the ...