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You ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````` Thursday ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
This has been ...
by kos
Comment Count 64 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2014 at 10:34 AM PDT with 106 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from State Senator Jason Carter's (D. GA) gubernatorial campaign: We wanted to share with you Gov. Deal's guide on how to dig ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 10:28 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Scott Brown (R. NH), please just shut up already: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/04/scott-brown-military_n_5766388.html?utm_hp_ref=...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 11:34 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
When the tear gas cleared, local criminals were arrested possessing two handguns ...
by annieli
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Aug 19, 2014 at 09:34 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
With tensions still running very high in Ferguson, Missouri, Gov. Jay Nixon ordered National Guard units to the area in an effort to restore calm—and confidence—in the community.
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 11:11 AM PDT with 96 Recommends
Gov. Jay Nixon continues to look like the man with no plan jumping from crisis to crisis. President Obama and Attorney General Holder have focused attention and resources on Ferguson and its problems.
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 10:37 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
White House “Did Not Know” National Guard Was Being Deployed In Ferguson No “heads up” from Missouri’s governor. WASHINGTON — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon called the National Guard to ...
by Onomastic
Comment Count 225 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 08:19 AM PDT with 173 Recommends
Executive order is right here . Press release is here. “Tonight, a day of hope, prayers, and peaceful protests was marred by the violent criminal acts of an organized and growing number of ...
by andrewj54
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Aug 17, 2014 at 11:55 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Why hasn't Missouri's governor Nixon sent in a contingent of National Guard troops? First of all, I think the local and aggregated police forces are really effing things up, over-reactive, ...
by imobannon
Comment Count 38 comments on Wed Aug 13, 2014 at 06:35 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
With Texas governor Rick Perry's recent announcement that he's sending National Guard troops to the border, campaign season has begun. Is it just a coincidence ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 44 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Chicago has faced a particularly violent 4th of July weekend. 84 people were shot, and 14 people were killed. These numbers are truly terrible, regardless of the weekend. And as usual, there is a ...
by BigTy1968
Comment Count 112 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 08:17 PM PDT with 84 Recommends
As before, this story is substantively true in that only names, specific dates and locations may be changed in order to protect this particular service member's well being as they are currently ...
by Arianna Editrix
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Jan 23, 2014 at 02:07 AM PST with 8 Recommends
I am reading about a desire to cut Veterans pensions. I have a 68 year old friend who gets up every morning at 3:00a.m. to be to work be 4:00a.m. She makes $11,00 per hour. Veterans are killing ...
by Vet63
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Jan 14, 2014 at 05:34 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senate candidate, Lt. Governor John Walsh (D. MT), regarding Giving Tuesday:
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Dec 03, 2013 at 12:00 PM PST with 4 Recommends
I just dropped off a frozen turkey at work. The employee Pride organization was organizing the turkey drive; they hope to get 250 turkeys. Fortunately it's 18 degrees outside and they won't have to ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Nov 21, 2013 at 08:44 AM PST with 12 Recommends
The states of Oklahoma and Texas have revived one of the beloved traditions of the Civil Rights Movement in the sunny South: the segregation academy. Back in the 1950's, 60's, and 70's many ...
by Jack McCullough
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Nov 21, 2013 at 04:36 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin inspecting tornado damage with National ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 171 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 08:45 AM PST with 178 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 06:39 AM PST with 45 Recommends
by shortfinals
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Nov 15, 2013 at 07:00 PM PST with 35 Recommends