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by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jul 31, 2014 at 10:38 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
So yesterday this got lost amongst the whole Michelle Nunn (D. GA) "leaked memo" story: http://www.slate.com/blogs/weigel/2014/07/29/what_s_the_real_consultant_scandal_in_georgia....
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jul 29, 2014 at 11:02 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Help us support the EPA - it's time to act on climate! (photo courtesy of Josh Lopez) Last month, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed the first-ever national standard to clean up ...
by Mary Anne Hitt
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Jul 23, 2014 at 01:48 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
"I'd love to change the world, but I don't know what to do." - I'd Love to Change the World , Ten Years After, 1971, by Alvin Lee Affecting change is hard. Screaming for social justice can be ...
by ProseAndThorn
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 04:09 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Words fail. ATLANTA - A family says a SWAT team raided their home in the middle of the night and seriously injured a 19-month-old boy with a stun grenade. Alecia Phonesavanh told Channel 2's Ryan ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 263 comments on Fri May 30, 2014 at 06:08 PM PDT with 286 Recommends
Received some good news State Senator Jason Carter's (D. GA) gubernatorial campaign today:
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2014 at 06:00 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
With the historic court victories on the issue of marriage equality ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 38 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 05:00 PM PST with 30 Recommends
The state of Georgia this week began offering a new version of its vehicle license plate featuring the Confederate battle flag. Sponsored by the Georgia division of ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat Feb 22, 2014 at 12:30 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Back to the music tonight. This one's a cover, something I very rarely do. Surprisingly, it was not inspired by the astounding number of friends and loved ones I've had to say goodbye to over the ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Feb 18, 2014 at 04:49 PM PST with 7 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It's a place to note the things you've seen in the natural world around you. Whether it's weather, bobcats, fish, bugs, meteorites,
by foresterbob
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Feb 14, 2014 at 05:15 AM PST with 28 Recommends
okay, boys and girls, get out the popcorn. We're going to get 2-3 inches of snow tonight and an ice storm on Tuesday night. Wall to wall coverage on the local networks, pictures of our 'esteemed' ...
by kathy in ga
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 03:54 AM PST with 12 Recommends
I saw this news back in early January (Columbus Ledger-Enquirer 8 Jan 2014) : A high speed rail line between Columbus and Atlanta would cost between $1.3-$3.9 billion over the next 20 years to build,
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun Feb 09, 2014 at 06:00 PM PST with 27 Recommends
So not only is Rep. Jack "Make Poor Kids Sweep The Floor" Kingston (R. GA) an asshole, so is one of his top campaign staff people, Philip Wilheit Jr.: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 01:47 PM PST with 23 Recommends
Politico has a short, but concise and biting look at why the Atlanta Metro Area found itself in the merciless grip of an arctic blast almost as cold as Dick Cheney's heart. The article lays much ...
by Jank2112
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Jan 30, 2014 at 02:51 PM PST with 20 Recommends
In my last diary , I discussed the recent blizzard two-inch snow that paralyzed metro Atlanta's roads and highways. Now, state and local officials have received a great deal of criticism for their ...
by Risen Tree
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Feb 07, 2014 at 03:05 PM PST with 4 Recommends
By now, you have probably heard about the latest snowstorm to hit the South and cause catastrophic, region-wide traffic jams in Atlanta, Georgia. What you may not know is just how quickly the ...
by Risen Tree
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Jan 29, 2014 at 04:16 PM PST with 23 Recommends
they make big holes. One did today, and boy, did he ever.
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Dec 27, 2013 at 01:12 PM PST with 20 Recommends
Cross-posted at Attytood : I'm know I'm going to sound like an old man again, but I can remember 1997 like it was yesterday. I can almost taste it, smell it -- the time when a couple of Yankee kids ...
by attytood
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Nov 11, 2013 at 06:39 PM PST with 30 Recommends
As I wake this morning I’m very excited to be headed back to Atlanta for several days of book events, speeches, radio, and meetings. Tonight I will do a private book reading and selling with a ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Nov 08, 2013 at 06:42 AM PST with 3 Recommends
As you've doubtless heard me whine, my primary audio and video computer crashed recently, leaving me scrambling for production resources in the middle of many projects. I've finally got hold of a ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Sep 07, 2013 at 02:22 PM PDT with 6 Recommends