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Every once in a while a news headline on Yahoo's home page catches my eye, mostly because it seems completely ridiculous. Yesterday was no exception when I saw the ominous headline " Restaurants in ...
by bluto211
Comment Count 59 comments on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 06:00 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
I was in a corner liquor stock talking to the owner about local real estate. I told him how when I started working here 4 years ago I checked out the houses on the hill, and the basic 3 bedroom ...
by oddmike
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Sep 12, 2014 at 07:59 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Before fact-free Obama bashing came into vogue, the opinion pages used to be my favorite part of daily newspapers. But now, many of those same pages have become "fact-free zones" and are among ...
by Kwik
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2014 at 08:08 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Problem : Your right-wing brother-in-law is plugged into the FOX-Limbaugh lie machine, and keeps sending you emails about "Obama spending" and "Obama deficits" and how the "stimulus" just made ...
by davej
Comment Count 179 comments on Fri Aug 08, 2014 at 05:05 PM PDT with 453 Recommends
I'm estranged from my family for a few reasons. It goes way back. I suppose it started when I didn't take to sports in school and ended up flunking out my sophomore year, then even summer school. ...
by Therapy
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 09:00 AM PST with 5 Recommends
As they say politics are local and I think people need a simple reminder as to what Obama has done to change the course of direction in the swing states, if the path of trajectory continues, people ...
by NMDan
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2012 at 08:59 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I remember hearing w bush speak (when I couldn't avoid it) and finding it amazing; he would start with some completely false premise, then make several whoppers of assertions based on the original ...
by bunsk
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Aug 30, 2012 at 06:15 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Over the last several months, you could see Cantor sliding ever further to ...
by Don Weaver
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Jul 29, 2011 at 08:21 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Like most here, I have a day job. However, I do have time for the occasional email repartee with wingnuts. As a regular here and on other blogs, I'm pretty well-informed, and can usually come up ...
by Upper West
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Jun 21, 2011 at 12:53 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The power of fear and hatred The hate machine in the States Fear-of-everything-all-the-time It saturates the media/radio day after day after day. It doesn’t only have an impact in the States. ...
by KristyAnn
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Feb 03, 2011 at 11:38 PM PST with 15 Recommends
I received the following email from a conservative friend I know from church ( As an aside there also plenty of non rightwingers in the church. Episcopalians are a diverse lot.) the email ...
by Flaming Liberal for Jesus
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun Jan 16, 2011 at 12:32 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Much of this talk about "violent rhetoric" misses the larger point. Yes, there is much violent talk, but do not allow the focus on the specific calls to violence, ie, sharron angle'a disgusting and ...
by Jay Diamond
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 09:57 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Saturday's tragic shooting in Arizona is the logical result from the fires of hatred that have been stoked by America's neocon propagandists and their avenging queen of apple pie authoritarianism ...
by Encho
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 02:23 PM PST with 6 Recommends
What do we have to little of in America? Conspiracy theories! Especially ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Nov 10, 2010 at 05:45 AM PST with 7 Recommends
At least that' the story the right wingers are pushing today. There is only one little problem with the story. It's a lie. A lie designed to smear our president.
by Casper
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Nov 03, 2010 at 04:09 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
There is a new viral email circulating in right wing circles. It claims that, among the many evils of "Obamacare", every real estate sale will be subject to a new transfer tax of 3.8%. It ...
by Hrubec
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Oct 10, 2010 at 11:25 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Are you tired of your goofy brother-in-law sending you those crazy and false right wing emails? I get my share of them. So I started thinking, why can't I start one and try to send it around the ...
by Clark04
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Sep 27, 2010 at 06:48 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
I haven't posted a diary in a while. My major involvement with this community over the years has been as a lurker. Any one who remembers me from when I posted more will be happy to know that I have ...
by Nylawstudent
Comment Count 42 comments on Wed Aug 11, 2010 at 10:43 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Wherein I Call Out Anderson Cooper for his Lies and Smears about the Netroots supposed "Engaging in the same tactics as the Right" - and Officially Call for him to correct HIMSELF and ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 370 comments on Sat Jul 24, 2010 at 12:16 PM PDT with 501 Recommends
I am not sure that it would surprise anyone that biggovernment.com has been caught misrepresenting the news, but USAToday?
by SJPT
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jun 03, 2010 at 09:54 AM PDT with 9 Recommends