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With 1998 either being the hottest or one of the hottest (dependent on which temperature record set one works with) years in recorded history, a constant refrain has been "there has been no warming ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 68 comments on Thu Jan 10, 2013 at 08:40 AM PST with 118 Recommends
Systematically, for numerous issues, those advocating for action to mitigate our headlong rush over the Catastrophic Climate Chaos Cliff understate the case. The scientific community, notably the ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 38 comments on Tue Dec 04, 2012 at 03:59 AM PST with 53 Recommends
What is the real color of Blue State/Red State America? We've seen some interesting maps recently of the U.S.'s voting patterns in this year's election adjusted for statewide population density, ...
by Partisan Hack
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Nov 16, 2012 at 10:08 AM PST with 1 Recommend
In this diary we will look at 2008 and 2012 registration and early voter reports. We will then do worst case and best case scenarios to see just where the presidential race is in The Silver State. ...
by StevenD56
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2012 at 04:11 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
by tjwalker
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 07:48 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
I've been going through the more detailed data available online for the just-released poll from NBC and The Wall Street Journal on the Presidential race in Wisconsin, and it looks like reasonably ...
by Partisan Hack
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Oct 18, 2012 at 07:17 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Impeachment is a tactic in a legal proceeding in which the trial attorney illustrates to the jury with evidence that the witness is a liar. The attorney asks the witness questions with verifiable ...
by TonyZ
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Oct 04, 2012 at 01:19 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
A simple truth: Acting on climate mitigation is an investment ... An investment, if done right, that will have huge economic benefits. Analysis should enable more informed decision-making. ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 45 comments on Mon Aug 20, 2012 at 05:05 AM PDT with 85 Recommends
A group of citizens has undertaken the task of reviewing the recent Recall election in Wisconsin. They are going over the official records from each county. The results have not been released as of ...
by Votes Must Count
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Aug 05, 2012 at 02:54 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Understanding how feedback impacts people and institutions (whether in sports, school, militaryoperations, or ...) in learning and change (hopefully, improvement) is a complex and fascinatingworld.  
by A Siegel
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Apr 29, 2012 at 05:02 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
We've seen this clearly with Keystone XL pipeline . Proponents are letting ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Apr 03, 2012 at 11:35 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
(Warming contains major spoilers, some of which bolded) For all the hype over Fox's new pattern revealing show "Touch," apparently no one can decipher the horrendous combination of new age, code-...
by CartoonDiablo
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Mar 23, 2012 at 06:11 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
The reason it's the best article, yet, is because Sirota went into an analysis of what a Ron Paul presidency would likely be able to achieve, given the very real constraints of Congress. And ...
by metamars
Comment Count 224 comments on Fri Jan 13, 2012 at 05:28 AM PST with 4 Recommends
I’ve been biting my tongue the past few weeks while being told repeatedly not only by the TeeVee Talking Heads (who do little but spew Conventional Wisdom) but also by most of the independent ...
by swellsman
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jan 04, 2012 at 05:11 AM PST with 3 Recommends
WarrenS has taken on an admirable resolution: to send a letter to the editor (LTE) (or, well, a major politician) every single day, on ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Dec 28, 2011 at 07:01 AM PST with 80 Recommends
Yesterday, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson went to a children's hospital to announce the new regulations to control boiler emissions that will address 40-year old gaps in the Clean Air Act. As ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Dec 22, 2011 at 01:03 PM PST with 20 Recommends
When it comes to voter ID programs, what's the ...
by akadjian
Comment Count 65 comments on Mon Dec 12, 2011 at 03:56 AM PST with 140 Recommends
Mitt Romney wants to be President so very, very badly. Luckily for Mitt, he is still the favorite of a very weak and damaged field of GOP candidates. Let's say Mittens cruises through the nomination ...
by Avenginggecko
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Nov 10, 2011 at 12:33 PM PST with 6 Recommends
With the global population expected to surpass 7 billion, we can only expect that the unmet need for family planning services, which currently exists for an estimated 215 million women globally, ...
by RH Reality Check
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Sep 15, 2011 at 08:58 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
At the moment, there is a strange dynamic unfolding regarding "that guy from Texas". He is ridiculed for his lack of intelligence and looked upon as some hillbilly farm boy. That is, in my opinion, ...
by nickname nescio
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Aug 18, 2011 at 03:23 PM PDT with 7 Recommends