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I realize my headline is a bit over-the-top . . . but . . . it did get your attention!! In all our jubilation over the successful roll-out of Obamacare today, we should pause and give a nod to ...
by Old Redneck
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 04:49 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
In re Snowden, Greenwald, Miranda, et al., let's keep things simple and please remember our recent history... Anti-terrorist and anti-espionage legislation should only be used against real ...
by Lupin
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Aug 20, 2013 at 01:54 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
A reclist diary gleefully cites what is essentially an NSA press release under Dana Priest's byline in the Washington Post as proof that Edward Snowden and Glenn Greenwald are lying about the NSA's ...
by expatjourno
Comment Count 105 comments on Sat Aug 10, 2013 at 01:21 AM PDT with 52 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 159 comments on Sat Jul 27, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
After two terms of George W., the presidency of Barack Obama has been a soul-crushing disappointment. Instead of real change and comeuppance for failed policies, we got more status quo. There hasn't ...
by Fitty
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri May 31, 2013 at 07:28 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Tom the Dancing Bug, by @RubenBolling . HAVE YOU JOINED THE INNER HIVE YET?? Please ...
by RubenBolling
Comment Count 98 comments on Thu May 23, 2013 at 06:50 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
Here is Brian Williams on Tuesday's edition of NBC Nightly News:
by Justin Doolittle
Comment Count 268 comments on Wed May 15, 2013 at 01:13 PM PDT with 409 Recommends
Today I mentioned that little news story that seeped out over the weekend, the one about Richard Nixon committing treason to win the presidency in 1968. I was telling a 20 something at work how ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Mar 18, 2013 at 06:25 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Hi there. I am speaking to you from the ninth level of the Kingdom of Shadows, where I am encased up to my buttocks in a lake of ice. And I wanted to wish all of you  a very happy Presidents' Day, ...
by Paul Bibeau
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Feb 18, 2013 at 06:02 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Dear Ted, If being against sex with underage, unconscious, drugged, tied up, unwilling, little girls, defenseless underage Girl Scouts, underage Street Prostitutes and (apparently buy one set of ...
by The Ex Cowboy
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Feb 13, 2013 at 11:26 AM PST with 20 Recommends
I think it’s fair to say that the outcome of the latest battle in America’s endless fiscal war hasn’t ...
by billmon
Comment Count 398 comments on Sun Jan 06, 2013 at 01:00 PM PST with 210 Recommends
Ever since election day, liberal pundits and activists have been buzzing about the success of marijuana decriminalization ballot measures in Washington and Colorado. The general consensus is that ...
by scotnakagawa
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2012 at 12:45 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Dear friends, meet Earl Butz: He's the one on the right. You may have never heard of him but he has had a profound and lasting impact on your life. Nixon and Butz might be having a chat about ...
by Methinks They Lie
Comment Count 84 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2012 at 08:14 AM PST with 190 Recommends
Today you'll see plenty of Thanksgiving theme diaries. This one is mine - and yours, as a place to post your own gratitude messages. Decry willful climate collapse, deadly codependency in the ...
by cskendrick
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Nov 22, 2012 at 08:31 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Whenever I think of GOP rebranding I think of the famous "New Nixon." Humphrey talks about 6 "New Nixons" After '68 there were 2 more. 1972, and sometime in the 80s were he was viewed as an ...
by mittromneyitems
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Nov 18, 2012 at 09:00 PM PST with 4 Recommends
At long, long last we have come to the end of this campaign season and it was a solid victory for the president. I've seen a party, and a candidate, use lies and reprehensible tactics to try to win ...
by Texdude50
Comment Count 88 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 05:17 AM PST with 50 Recommends
Back in May, I postulated that if you hate the incumbent, you cannot beat him. http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/05/29/1095352/-Some-thoughts-on-One-termers-and-Obama-s-prospects-for-November We ...
by kmwray
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 06:53 AM PST with 0 Recommends
It is interesting that wikipedia has this topic in its collection. Another meme that comes from Chicago is their claim to be the most patriotic city in the world. Why? Where else do the dead vote?
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2012 at 05:36 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Like the line itself, this diary is short and sweet. What the Great Communicator knew is that politics breeds cynicism. Most don't follow details yet expect leaders to fix all of their problems. ...
by BrooklynJohnny
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 06:04 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
There is sad news tonight. Former Senator George S. McGovern, who ran as an antiwar candidate against Richard Nixon in 1972, is near death. His family reports that he was admitted to hospice a few ...
by JackMcCullough
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Oct 17, 2012 at 07:09 PM PDT with 29 Recommends