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I was faced with the diagnosis of aphasia following a stroke in 1992. Well, that is not right. I had aphasia, but all I knew is I could not communicate or talk for about six weeks after the stroke.
by Steven Park
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun May 11, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Madeline and Richard were walking arm in arm at sunset along their favorite beach. As they looked longingly into each other's eyes they stopped, and Richard went down onto his knee. "Oh Madeline," ...
by dewtx
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 07:26 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I recently had the privilege of speaking at the United Campus Workers Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration in Knoxville, TN. Check out my speech from the event now!
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 08:48 AM PST with 3 Recommends
State of the Union time. And let's just say it was a big 'ol win for the GOP. No matter that Obama spoke well. John Boehner's tan and his sour face really won the show. And what's all this about a ...
by SusieSampson
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Feb 03, 2014 at 05:23 AM PST with 2 Recommends
by JrCrone
Comment Count 28 comments on Sat Feb 01, 2014 at 07:23 PM PST with 6 Recommends
I just finished slogging home from work before the snow gets too deep to drive. I walked in the door, turned on the TV and Tamron Hall came on MSNBC and was playing some tape of Christie's ...
by uniqity
Comment Count 40 comments on Tue Jan 21, 2014 at 12:14 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Bill Moyers recently gave a speech at the Brennan Institute. If you go to his website, you can read an edited version of that speech, titled The Great American Class War: Plutocracy Versus ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 104 comments on Sat Dec 14, 2013 at 09:33 AM PST with 311 Recommends
David Simon gave an informal speech in Sydney, Australia. The Guardian has an edited text here / Remember, Simon is the brilliant creator of both "Homicide" and of "The Wire," It begins like this:
by teacherken
Comment Count 153 comments on Sun Dec 08, 2013 at 06:04 PM PST with 449 Recommends
Everyone should watch this speech by Elizabeth Warren from the Senate floor yesterday. In it, she lays out clearly how unbelievably selfish House GOP obstructionism really is — and as per usual, ...
by lpickett
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 10:07 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 42 comments on Tue Sep 24, 2013 at 09:56 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
President Obama knocked it out of the park today at a Ford factory in Missouri. I watched it live on MSNBC, and thought it was one of his best speeches ever. It was the most direct criticism of the ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 88 comments on Fri Sep 20, 2013 at 04:30 PM PDT with 280 Recommends
Yep, I'm going there: The POTUS needs to scrap whatever he planned to say from the Oval Office tonight and emphatically declare a victory in the "Syrian Crisis". The nation needs to hear that ...
by Reinvented Daddy
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Sep 10, 2013 at 06:54 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Sep 03, 2013 at 07:57 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
See below for a correction to a typo in the transcript (marked with a ##). THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary _________________________________________________________________ ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Aug 31, 2013 at 12:22 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ For Immediate ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Aug 23, 2013 at 01:52 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ For Immediate ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 10:33 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Hot recent news right? Think again: U.S. MILITARY CIVIL DISTURBANCE PLANNING: THE WAR AT HOME Under the heading of "civil disturbance planning", the U.S. military is training troops and police to ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 68 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 12:08 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary EMBARGOED UNTIL DELIVERY July 30, 2013 Remarks of President Barack Obama On Good, Middle-Class Jobs Chattanooga, Tennessee July 30, 2013 Hello, ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jul 30, 2013 at 10:59 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
The world may continue to spin on it's axis if nobody in the know reads this, and by doing so, putting the kibosh on all incorrect pronunciations hitting the atmosphere. As I am unable to manage ...
by 714day
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Jul 22, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
The bottom of the rock station DJ barrel, Louisiana's Walton and Johnson, just posted the following on their (incredibly racist, awful) Facebook page , regarding the post-Zimmerman protests (...
by pico
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Jul 16, 2013 at 08:36 PM PDT with 36 Recommends