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"We're associated with being anti-everything," Bush said. "Way too many people believe that Republicans are anti-immigrant, anti-woman, anti-science , anti-gay, anti-worker. Many voters are simply ...
by jamess
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 09:07 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Meet Lamar Smith (
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 109 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2014 at 12:28 PM PDT with 126 Recommends
Meredith Davis and Theopolis Waters of the Chicago Tribune report that a Killer virus spreads unchecked through U.S. ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 05:30 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
The central, indispensable role of the US government (and of the American taxpayer) in the development of computing and the internet is detailed in a book created by the National Research Council ...
by AceDeuceLady
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Apr 26, 2014 at 12:59 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
This morning, at 10:45 am EST, John Kova, of the Harvard - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, and leader of the BICEP2 collaboration announced, their team has discovered the First Direct ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Mar 17, 2014 at 02:20 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
My project and thousands of others depend on taking samples in Antarctica in the coming weeks to months. However, thanks to the current lack of government funding, research in the Antarctic is being ...
by Hopeful Skeptic
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Oct 09, 2013 at 03:26 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
I don't have a lot of time to post this, because I have to get back into the lab. You see, I am a resarcher working on project that relies on samples from Antarctica. And thanks to the GOP, all of ...
by Hopeful Skeptic
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 06:52 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
In one of his best columns ever, Robert Reich cuts through a lot of bull-malarchy in The Ongoing War: After the Battle Over the Cliff, the Battle Over the Debt Ceiling, were he gets to the core ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 59 comments on Thu Jan 03, 2013 at 05:00 PM PST with 111 Recommends
Those of you who have ever suffered from serious depression know that even in remission, one can alway remember and feel little tendrils from the abyss reaching out to test one's strength. So, ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 05:27 PM PST with 35 Recommends
I'm currently a graduate student in High Energy Nuclear Physics. For the last few years, whenever someone mentioned the economy, I joked about how I was dodging that whole mess by going to grad ...
by akesich
Comment Count 82 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 10:56 AM PST with 117 Recommends
PLEASE HELP! As mentioned in a few locations today, but not in a diary that I can tell, is the fact that the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) are ...
by UTvoter
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Feb 15, 2011 at 09:10 PM PST with 16 Recommends
"It's the closest thing you'll find in real life to Kafka's Metamorphosis ."
by mconvente
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Feb 15, 2011 at 08:53 AM PST with 24 Recommends
For many years, I've thought about the many miracles and acts of kindness that needed to happen throughout my life for me to be able to navigate from a childhood in poverty to the successful life I ...
by jayscott
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Jan 14, 2011 at 05:05 PM PST with 8 Recommends
I apologize in advance this is mostly just an angry tirade. I'm a little PO'ed at the moment. It will pass I'm sure. My dear Eric:
by OmnipotentEntity
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Dec 18, 2010 at 01:39 AM PST with 1 Recommend
President Obama must be going bubble crazy. No one was being held hostage. To say someone was being held hostage is just plain nuts. The president speaks of this as a one time situation. The next ...
by LWelsch
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Dec 08, 2010 at 02:51 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Here we go again. Those Scientists are back out there, taking samples, plotting data, and Kicking Uncertainty's Butt!
by jamess
Comment Count 206 comments on Fri May 28, 2010 at 03:52 AM PDT with 183 Recommends
Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK), Dr. No as the political types call him for his desire to cut funding to most everything and its mother, has introduced a bill to defund ...
by jlove1982
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Oct 07, 2009 at 06:59 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
In this early 2009 piece, FC&B outlines his solution for all of the social, financial, and environmental crises facing the United States and the world. Information in this piece comes from the ...
by Free Chicken and Beer
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Sep 09, 2009 at 10:08 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I recently published an article "Grandmother Scores Huge Victory over Monsanto". The article was a magnet for controversy because I claimed the best way to fight Monsanto and HR 875 was by growing ...
by rds2301
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2009 at 11:13 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
This is a very brief diary suggesting that Obama has been fiddling under the hood and made some improvements that you don't know about. My sister is very involved in seeking funding for scientists ...
by MakeChessNotWar
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2009 at 01:34 PM PDT with 26 Recommends