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Disclaimer: I am on the spectrum. This is the first diary I have ever written that is going to be pretty much only political. But I need to let people know ahead of time that I am not trying to ...
by Matt Z
Comment Count 437 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 06:24 PM PST with 256 Recommends
Welcome! " What's Happenin'?" is a casual community diary (a daily series, 8:30 AM Eastern on weekdays, 10 AM on weekends and holidays) where we hang out and talk about the goings on here and ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 40 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 07:01 AM PST with 20 Recommends
Welcome! " What's Happenin'?" is a casual community diary (a daily series, 8:30 AM Eastern on weekdays, 10 AM on weekends and holidays) where we hang out and talk about the goings on here and ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 94 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 05:35 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Welcome! " What's Happenin'?" is a casual community diary (a daily series, 8:30 AM Eastern on weekdays, 10 AM on weekends and holidays) where we hang out and talk about the goings on here and ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 05:32 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Welcome! " What's Happenin'?" is a casual community diary (a daily series, 8:30 AM Eastern on weekdays, 10 AM on weekends and holidays) where we hang out and talk about the goings on here and ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 71 comments on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 05:32 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Welcome! " What's Happenin'?" is a casual community diary (a daily series, 8:30 AM Eastern on weekdays, 10 AM on weekends and holidays) where we hang out and talk about the goings on here and ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 73 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 05:31 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Welcome! " What's Happenin'?" is a casual community diary (a daily series, 8:30 AM Eastern on weekdays, 10 AM on weekends and holidays) where we hang out and talk about the goings on here and ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 75 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 05:31 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Welcome! " What's Happenin'?" is a casual community diary (a daily series, 8:30 AM Eastern on weekdays, 10 AM on weekends and holidays) where we hang out and talk about the goings on here and ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 65 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2012 at 06:03 AM PST with 18 Recommends
It's good to win. As Americans, with our culture of sports, politics and corporate ladders, we are taught early to compete often. Life is competition . We compete for position, money, love. Isn't ...
by Michael Alton Gottlieb
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 10:50 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
With Twitter, texting, and hundreds of cable stations surrounding me, my goal last night was a Herculean one: Avoid at all costs the waste that was the so-called presidential debates. I've now ...
by plthomasEdD
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Oct 04, 2012 at 06:52 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Recently, a friend of mine used a cute jungle-themed video to explain why third-party candidates are doomed to fail. It relies on logic and a sound understanding of human nature, but it misses a key ...
by Jim Moss
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Jul 24, 2012 at 11:28 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Congresswoman Donna Edwards from District 4 in Maryland came out of a $1,000 per plate DCCC fundraiser at the W Hotel in Washington D.C. and told protesters outside that "it is time to Occupy America!
by TheAdventuresofJohnMcPhee
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Dec 02, 2011 at 11:54 AM PST with 7 Recommends
First off, to any and all loyal democrats – I will be the first to admit that Barack Obama is not the worst president in the history of the U S & A. The President has signed his name ...
by randa1jd
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Nov 08, 2010 at 03:14 AM PST with 1 Recommend
With a month and a half to go before the mid-term elections, I've found myself in a bit of a electoral quandary. I was eager to give of my time and energy to support progressive values by opposing ...
by greywolfe359
Comment Count 61 comments on Tue Sep 14, 2010 at 11:11 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
By now, everybody who has bothered to check the news knows that in the UK, Labor lost, the Liberal Democrats lost but may get to decide who governs anyway, and the Conservatives didn't win enough. ...
by power2truth
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri May 07, 2010 at 09:04 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
What I have noticed recently in conversation with others is that a "throw the bums out" attitude has been vocalized with greater frequency and with a growing volume. While it is still not the ...
by cabaretic
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Jan 25, 2010 at 09:03 AM PST with 0 Recommends
"Bipartisanship" has become a dirty word on both sides of the aisle these days. Republicans see it as treason - treason to their party, not the country - while Democrats, particularly progressives, ...
by DanK Is Back
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Dec 21, 2009 at 10:14 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Unfortunately, it just seems that some things never change. After living through 8 years of literal hell, our country seemed to be moving in a new direction. It seemed that way, until the president ...
by catchaz
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Sep 05, 2009 at 12:17 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
A few months ago, I pondered the Republican Party's long-term survival. In the wake of Arlen Specter's ...
by Kylopod
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon May 04, 2009 at 07:11 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
On Rachel Maddow last night, Arianna Huffington suggested that liberals should actually help the Republican Party re-build itself, to keep it from becoming even more crazy and dangerous. Problem is,
by originalsibling
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat Nov 15, 2008 at 07:02 AM PST with 3 Recommends