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Watching Rick Perry 2.0 get Biblical on his ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Aug 11, 2014 at 09:05 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
It hardly seems like it's been that long, ten years and two days to be precise. I came here in the run-up to the reselection of Geedubya. I had been a regular poster on places like the Smirking ...
by rightiswrong
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2014 at 05:17 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
This is Part 2 of an ongoing series of diary entries depicting my change of heart from anti-gay activist and paid staffer of the National Organization for Marriage, to advocate of marriage equality. ...
by LouisJMarinelli
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Apr 01, 2014 at 07:55 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
The beginning of my political career was as inauspicious as it was suspect. It was the summer of 2004. I was seventeen, I was strapped for cash and I had yet to learn that any job listing posted in ...
by Virally Suppressed
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Mar 13, 2013 at 12:27 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
With Barack Obama's 2013 State of the Union address just hours away, the media conventional wisdom machine is already busy warning about an "aggressive" and "partisan" speech from the reelected ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Feb 12, 2013 at 01:09 PM PST with 5 Recommends
There has been a lot of discussion here about the scheme being floated by Republicans to change the way electoral votes are allocated, distributing them by congressional districts — but only a ...
by anastasia p
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 10:37 PM PST with 20 Recommends
In the aftermath of Barack Obama's reelection victory, voices across the political spectrum were quick to deny that the President had earned a mandate from voters. In the Washington Post, Ruth ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 54 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 11:49 AM PST with 90 Recommends
The morning after the election, I woke up feeling calm. It was over. It was time to let go of the anxiety, and move forward. Thankfully, we were going to be able to just move forward, instead of ...
by maracuja
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 10:26 AM PST with 6 Recommends
I have good and longtime friends who keep voting GOP and seem incapable of learning from their own stupidity. They are decent people, but seem unable to overcome the cognitive dissonance of ...
by Obama Amabo
Comment Count 34 comments on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 11:47 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Although this doesn't say much about the taste and discrimination of the American public, it does challenge the meme - admittedly found more on the right than anywhere else - that Obama is simply ...
by Rolandz
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Jul 20, 2012 at 03:18 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Who has been brokering the "sell off" of the American manufacturing industry to China since 1996 (costing hundreds of millions of Americans their jobs)? Insisted in 2000 that it would soon get ...
by Mulkum
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Dec 21, 2011 at 03:37 AM PST with 10 Recommends
I won't pretend I'm an important person here, but I'm supporting the boycott, I will not check or post on this site for a week. Censorship is very un-democrat-like. It's the way Corporate Media ...
by Broke And Unemployed
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Sep 11, 2011 at 07:29 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
If John Kerry and his henchman Robert Gibbs had not IEDed Dean in Iowa in 2004: ....when Howard Dean was the 2004 Democratic front-runner, a new group abruptly popped up -- calling ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 68 comments on Wed Aug 10, 2011 at 12:37 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Please don't let the dates fool you, this is NOT Ancient History. What with the Tea Party's jump start -- Karl Rove'...
by jamess
Comment Count 50 comments on Sat Mar 26, 2011 at 10:06 AM PDT with 54 Recommends
Disfranchisement From Wikipedia Disfranchisement (also called disenfranchisement) is the revocation of the right of ...
by jamess
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Mar 25, 2011 at 02:51 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Elizabeth Warren. He's not going to name her as head of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau -- "a watchdog agency she invented and is most qualified to lead." http://act.boldprogressives.org/cms/...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 282 comments on Fri Aug 13, 2010 at 10:39 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Among my many talents for which I don't get paid that much, I claim amateur historian. I read constantly, have done some very modest original research and have serious problems ever getting rid of ...
by Coach Jay
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Jun 17, 2010 at 09:56 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I haven't seen any other diaries on this subject and thought it needed to be addressed. Raw Story has been investigating FEC Commissioner, Caroline Hunter, for her role as RNC counsel in 2004, for ...
by blueoregon
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 02, 2010 at 12:46 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I urge everyone - male and female - to pick up the February 2010 issue of Maxim (the one with Amanda Bynes on the cover). Not for the soft-core cheesecake photos, not for the pictorial on ...
by Dragonminder
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jan 26, 2010 at 10:20 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Five years ago yesterday, “georgia10” posted a diary called " Armando's Challenge, Or The Informed Citizen's Guide To The 2004 ...
by HudsonValleyMark
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Jan 03, 2010 at 06:04 PM PST with 20 Recommends