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In a discussion held during Perry's bid for the 2012 Republican nomination he openly mentioned that Texas had, during his administration, readied legislation calling for Texas to secede from the ...
by Jerry Anderson
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 09:51 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Proud to sign SB95 protecting life at its most vulnerable stage with bipartisan support http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article17622698.html TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov.
by ATexican
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 03:49 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
This is my first diary and I have to state upfront that 1) I am not Jewish and nor to have any direct personal ties to Israeli - other than a couple of nice people I met in the course of my life - ...
by hadrons
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 05:59 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
"I've always believed that change doesn't come from the top down; it comes from the bottom up." -President Barack Obama, September, 2009 It's been Obama's mantra since the beginning of his ...
by ProseAndThorn
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 11:21 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
i just wanted to enjoy this rare sunny winter day.
by hillbillyfairy
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2015 at 09:43 PM PST with 21 Recommends
OK, so that isn't the most original title for a diary.....you don't know which Blue we mean, do you? Even so, I hope it got your attention, at least enough to discover.... Are we sad blue? Are we ...
by The Marti
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Mar 01, 2015 at 05:30 PM PST with 36 Recommends
Was Oklahoma justifiably horrified when the AP revised its tests? We found the test online and thought is was totally reasonable. Check it out at and decide for yourself.
by maxfolger
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 05:27 PM PST with 4 Recommends
So. There you are, stuck in the backwater of a flaming red state, feeling like the only kid wearing sneakers to the prom. Lonely, ain't it? ...
by The Marti
Comment Count 162 comments on Sun Feb 22, 2015 at 05:30 PM PST with 313 Recommends
When the Southern states tried to leave the Union, the ensuing war ended this ambition for the time, but it still simmers below the surface. We need to find a way to vent this pressure or it could ...
by T C Gibian
Comment Count 78 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 07:45 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Is Governor Scott Walker and the Fitzwalkerstanis in control of the Wisconsin State Legislature trying to get Dem voters to leave the state? That's a theory of James Rowen's in the Political ...
by Jake formerly of the LP
Comment Count 29 comments on Sat Dec 27, 2014 at 10:12 AM PST with 23 Recommends
Back in '09 when the bill that would become Obamacare was being assembled in the US Senate there was a slew of so-called Dems from states like Montana, SD, ND, Ark., and Neb. who were hard to get on ...
by Just the facts 45
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Dec 06, 2014 at 09:41 AM PST with 3 Recommends
This will be brief posting...maybe. If there is a take away about last night it is this: Progressive ideas are actually popular among voters in red states . I did a brief overview and this is ...
by txprogressive12
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 10:17 AM PST with 19 Recommends
That's right, Conservative consumers of porn in red states, if you elect Republicans, they will take away your porn. You know how "Religious" Republicans are, how quintessential family values are to ...
by amateurpsychologist
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2014 at 07:26 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
People not voting is a problem. A young person asked me today why people don't vote, in light of everything that is America today, and I had a million answers but not any one very good one. I ...
by RationalSouthCarolina
Comment Count 117 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 01:43 PM PDT with 76 Recommends
If you read what I write around here with any regularity at all, (A) that'd surprise the hell out of me! and (B) you're probably sick of hearing me say things like "If conservative polices are the ...
by Front Toward Enemy
Comment Count 149 comments on Mon Sep 08, 2014 at 09:13 AM PDT with 359 Recommends
I can hear it now. Whoa, boy. You have gone to far. But no. Hear me out. The republicans have allowed their current brand of fanaticism to unhinge their judgment. This is good. Why, you ask. .
by T C Gibian
Comment Count 54 comments on Sat Aug 02, 2014 at 09:46 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Forgetting the Soviet Missiles of October 1962 Cuba, when Red Army ground commanders were authorized to launch nuclear missiles at the southeastern third of America, like a hell fire hurricane season,
by The Reasonable Voice
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Jul 21, 2014 at 07:11 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
A church in Alabama highlighted America's addiction to taking quotes out context when it quoted Adolf Hitler on a billboard -- one that was supposed to be about child education.
by maxfolger
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Jun 06, 2014 at 07:24 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
After seeing a link on Twitter, I took a look at the AFL-CIO's latest "Death on the Job Report," which rates all 50 states for workplace safety (or lack thereof). If you take a look at the 15 ...
by Jake formerly of the LP
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed May 14, 2014 at 05:25 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 166 comments on Tue May 13, 2014 at 07:43 PM PDT with 244 Recommends