Two hundred fifty million years ago the CO2 levels shot up in the atmosphere, the oceans turned into acid, temperatures skyrocketed and death embraced the earth, killing over 90% of marine species ...
This was first posted at Eclectablog this past weekend .
Updated to correct a mistake regarding Medicare vs. Social Security. Thanks to kovie for their ...
With recent experience I almost don't want to write this. I had to just give up on the comments ...
Maybe that's his point. Is there a way under the law -- or protests, or whatever -- to stop this lunatic?
He's been going after Frances Fox Piven, a City of New York University professor, saying ...
We live in a world of context and association.
Words are meaningless without the context of their use and their history, even with a clear definition of their content. A word is a monochrome image;
There are a lot of unemployed people here on DKos, including quite a number of long-term unemployed. I've seen mention here and there from people who have come across listings that actually, ...
Today is my birthday. On this day, turning fifty-five should be uplifting. I know I worked hard and sacrificed much to make this a joyous occasion but it is a day of self-pity and self-doubt. This ...
I'm tired of beating around the bush arguing about evidence of whether Jared Loughner was or wasn't motivated to assassinate Rep. Gabrielle Giffords last Saturday by far-right-wing craziness. Of ...
The jobs crisis is really devastating. We all know the numbers on how many people are out of work. But, the truth is that just calling for more jobs is not enough--because what we lack in the ...
*Stochastic terrorism* is the use of mass communications to stir up random lone wolves to carry out violent or terrorist acts that are _statistically predictable but individually unpredictable._