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For most folks, today is a respite from work, courtesy of the Presidents Day holiday. But, how well do you know your presidential history? Tim Engle of the Kansas City Star has ...
by Steve Singiser
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon Feb 15, 2010 at 07:30 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Here's something to test your knowledge, of Politics, History, and Trivia. I will post 10 Quotable Quotes. See if you can Match them up to the Person "Who Said That" ? ...
by jamess
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Nov 12, 2009 at 08:04 PM PST with 3 Recommends
While in college, I once gathered entries from Dictionary of Changes in Meaning by Adrian Room, ...
by Kylopod
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Nov 03, 2009 at 01:05 AM PST with 10 Recommends
At 11:00 on Monday night I tuned into The Daily Show. Jon Stewart was talking about old stuff from a few months ago. It was obviously a re-run. Is he on vacation? So I switched to Rachel Maddow. ...
by Dbug
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Aug 25, 2009 at 06:01 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
In the spirit of positivity - and fun, arbitrary list-making - I would like to present a list of "bests" and invite the same on any subject(s). Come, display your profound knowledge of...whatever......
by Troubadour
Comment Count 233 comments on Mon Jul 06, 2009 at 05:00 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Maybe I’m waiting in line at the grocery store and I glance at the cover of a People Magazine and I think to myself, who the fuck are Jon and Kate? Or maybe someone posts something on their ...
by Dbug
Comment Count 87 comments on Thu Jun 11, 2009 at 05:20 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
I miss good ads . Once upon a time, there were good ads - lots of good ads. Ads that stuck in your brain. Jingles that became earworms and wouldn't leave ...
by SciMathGuy
Comment Count 126 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2009 at 10:29 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
This diary first appeared as the "Special Bonus Section" in my diary The Inaugural Address, Part 1 . Since only a few nuts ...
by Dragon5616
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2009 at 06:32 PM PST with 16 Recommends
First things first... To all who have served and are serving in the armed forces of the once again best country on earth... THANK YOU . Bill is off today so I'm filling in.
by Spedwybabs
Comment Count 508 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2008 at 05:42 AM PST with 104 Recommends
1. The Vice-President breaks ties in the Senate. Washington DC may get a voting representative in Congress next year, bringing the total size of the House to 436. What happens if there is a tie in ...
by Twoflower
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Nov 08, 2008 at 09:20 AM PST with 0 Recommends
I have no idea what the profile or demographic of Facebook users is, but check out this Causes page: http://apps.facebook.com/causes/election?m=aa87196f&recruiter_id=26951500 Out of the 924,683 ...
by peacepositivemike
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 11:08 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Fact: Once sworn in, Barack Obama will be the second U.S. president whose last name ends in a vowel. The first was James Monroe. Opinion: Sarah Palin is John McCain's Willie Horton. Fact: The Obama/
by mdb
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Oct 21, 2008 at 12:18 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Notice the quote isn't prevaricate or bloviate against the dying of the light. America is the light and its flame is flickering. We are on a precipice. I believe if we make the wrong decisions our ...
by Simpletruthiness
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2008 at 08:58 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Ok...what better way to have a lazy Sunday in between post-VP deflation and pre-convention hype. I just ran across this fluff news piece,
by Gramarye
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Aug 24, 2008 at 10:26 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I am a pretty avid news junkie. I have vivid memories of watching the news as a small child, of being a big fan of Walter Cronkite, Dan Rather, Morley Saffer...and I have finally had it. I have ...
by liberaltruthsayer
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu May 01, 2008 at 07:40 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
today, some trivia. The richest and poorest, the most (and least) Whites, Black, Latinos, and others, and the most Democratic and most Republican districts in the USA, and, for each, the [Cook PVI ...
by plf515
Comment Count 64 comments on Sun Mar 09, 2008 at 04:31 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Cross posted from Sancho Press. http://sanchopress.com/frontPage.do. Come over and join to help the troops and veterans. This post is just for fun. Horseshit, bullshit and Bushshit below the fold.
by TKK
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Feb 17, 2008 at 09:04 PM PST with 0 Recommends
I recently got the latest Almanac of American Politics, and now I've transferred a lot of the data to a spreadsheet. I've got a bunch of statistically informed diaries planned, but that can wait. ...
by plf515
Comment Count 140 comments on Sun Nov 25, 2007 at 04:29 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Welcome to the fifth in my series about Russia. Besides the warning here, I must add some text below the fold. Links to priors just below fold. If you did not read the prior ...
by TKK
Comment Count 82 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2007 at 07:35 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Welcome to the fourth in the series about Russia. The only text from me will be the warning here. Links to priors below fold. If you did not read the prior diaries (...
by TKK
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Oct 20, 2007 at 06:23 AM PDT with 6 Recommends