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It appears that President Obama is poised to grant clemency to a substantial number of people thrown in jail as a result of asinine "mandatory minimum" sentences imposed on non-violent drug ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 375 comments on Mon Apr 21, 2014 at 07:35 AM PDT with 350 Recommends
Just in on Yahoo News (citing Reuters) is the report that the Hackers Def Con Convention founder Jeff Moss has told the Feds that Hackers and Big Gov should take a "time-out" from one another. ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jul 11, 2013 at 05:54 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Came across this headline in my ongoing snooping at Yahoo News. I have been exploring and looking deeper into wingnut media, tolerating the vast and venal stupidity that characterizes America's ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 42 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2012 at 06:23 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
While I normally try to avoid the networks news void that their morning shows have become, there ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Oct 17, 2012 at 01:58 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
I posted an earlier diary today titled overzealous CNN outrage mongers admit finding, reporting from slain Amb journal, w/o attribution in which I linked to and reported on Michael Calderone's ...
by sgary
Comment Count 56 comments on Sat Sep 22, 2012 at 07:19 PM PDT with 61 Recommends
I was surprised to visit Yahoo this morning and see this headline, “If Romney loses Ohio, Obama wins big." (Full Video via the link above) So we all know that the road to 270 is an uphill climb ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 10:40 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
I came across this story in Yahoo news: Corey Booker Sorry The story has a quote from a Daily Kos comment by TXDem: "Some of the criticism from liberals was even more scathing, including this ...
by leftyguitarist
Comment Count 45 comments on Sat May 26, 2012 at 07:13 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Many good D's have been written today; about the Bain issues of Mitt Romney. It is All over the press at the NY Times, Washington Post, L.A. Times and many more. Many of those entities are ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon May 21, 2012 at 04:45 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Yesterday was a wonderful day for us who want justice in the Trayvon Martin case. An ILL Representative wore a hoodie into Chambers and made a national statement wonderful. Then, as Meteor ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 111 comments on Thu Mar 29, 2012 at 09:47 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
My local alternative paper, Metroland , has an incredible article by David Cay ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Apr 15, 2011 at 04:23 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Of the couple dozen diaries I’ve written at Daily Kos, I’ve never even sniffed the rec list. So I thought I’d do a sure-fire rec list diary shamelessly pandering to the hundreds ...
by Pangloss
Comment Count 70 comments on Thu Dec 16, 2010 at 09:39 AM PST with 27 Recommends
Talk about projecting... Americans have some extreme views of President Obama, with a new survey revealing 40 percent of adults believe he is a socialist, and about a quarter of survey ...
by change the Be
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Mar 25, 2010 at 08:23 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Something very striking caught my eye on Yahoo News. As they used to say on Sesame Street, One of these things is not like the other. Can you tell which featured story it is? (Click on the image ...
by Rock Strongo
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Oct 09, 2009 at 09:06 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Everyone seems to be extolling the virtues of President Obama today, calling him "refreshing." I'm not impressed with his ability to act like an adult. That's what he's supposed to do. But this ...
by aurorasprite
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2009 at 07:42 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Yahoo and AP, sitting in a tree...well, you know the rest. There's been a lot of talk - and evidence - about how the DC bureau of the AP has it in for Obama. But, do you know that Yahoo ...
by Dave Cadoff
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2008 at 10:03 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
I want to recommend a web site. Yahoo News has a McClatchy News site called Inside Iraq, consisting of commentary by the Iraqi staff at the ...
by ramara
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Sep 13, 2008 at 02:51 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Finally, some movement on this. I can only hope it’s the start of a glorious run by the courts to stand up to this criminal regime, and begin to enforce the rule of law; enforcement sorely ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 128 comments on Thu Oct 18, 2007 at 04:32 AM PDT with 307 Recommends
Getting out of Guantanamo no longer [as if it ever did] hinges on how much a threat you are to U.S. interests. For detainees, leaving the U.S. Naval Air Base depends more on who they know and in ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Oct 03, 2007 at 05:31 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
This is essentially a success story in a lot of ways, though not in the tangible sense. It's not the kind of success that the Bush regime can tout, mostly because they did nothing to deserve ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2007 at 04:23 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Iraqi lawmakers said on Saturday that Washington should take responsibility for the turmoil in Iraq and stop blaming Baghdad, Iran and Syria for all the troubles in Mesopotamia. Frustrated by ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Sep 17, 2007 at 08:57 AM PDT with 3 Recommends