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It's all the fault of the US btw On Friday, Blatter defied critics and his opponents within Fifa to secure a fifth term at the helm, and vowed to fix things. He said: “Starting tomorrow … I’m ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 30, 2015 at 02:38 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
This looks like it could get pretty interesting so break out the popcorn and pull up a seat: http://www.kcrg.com/subject/news/iowa-landowner-claims-he-was-offered-prostitute-by-oil-pipeline-company-
by LieparDestin
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 09:59 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Yesterday I was at a "community clinic." This one is like most others I suppose in Florida. It is a privet, "not-for-profit" 501.c.3 ran by a fat man getting even richer since he gave up the good ...
by thepanamarick
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 08:03 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
I saw on PoliticusUSA that the Koch Brothers' problems with the IRS have a big reason behind them. They don't control it with their billions of dollars, and now they're about to be investigated for ...
by jgsf1987
Comment Count 146 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 05:14 PM PDT with 354 Recommends
From Gov. Walker's Friday "E-Update": As a part of our trade mission, The Water Council, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), and Veolia, an international water company based in ...
by Ludwig1251
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 02:26 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
The Holy Land has its problems. One big one, if we're going to be honest about this, is is that the Jewish community in Israel is plagued with dishonesty. During the run up to the March 17th ...
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 38 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 08:53 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Cross-posted at MN Progressive Project , with a bit of editing for a national audience. Sen. Bob Menendez, indicted yesterday on bribery charges, has just been removed from the foreign relations ...
by ericf
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 01:33 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
(photo courtesy of TRNS ) From the AP : WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bob Menendez has been charged with using his office to improperly benefit a ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 61 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 01:14 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
This column started as a mystery trying to ...
by jburtonprod
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 11:00 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Looks like Jebby didn't release all of his emails on jebbushemails.com . FloridaBulldog.org catalogs some that were conspicuously absent from the docu-dump: Email also kept Bush connected to ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Feb 12, 2015 at 06:08 PM PST with 36 Recommends
(image credit: Michael Mandiberg ) From International Business Times : The oil and gas industry gave nearly $250,000 to each of the 62 senators who voted in favor of ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 127 comments on Thu Feb 12, 2015 at 07:04 AM PST with 222 Recommends
We are a Nation of Gangsters. Some gangsters wind up in prison. Most of the really dangerous, really powerful gangsters never seem to wind up in prison. Lots of criminals do, though crime and the ...
by Stephen Love
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2015 at 05:38 PM PST with 7 Recommends
From Insider Louisville : When Sen. Mitch McConnell’s campaign manager Jesse Benton abruptly resigned in late August amidst revelations of apparent ties to an Iowa bribery scandal, the campaign ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 64 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2014 at 08:47 PM PDT with 195 Recommends
Recently, I got an email from musician and podcaster Jacob Haller who asked if he could interview me about a song I wrote a zillion years ago (well, really 20 years ago). It spoofed political ...
by SuzanneCloud
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 05:54 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Rather than try to hide the fact that I royally flubbed up earlier today, I've decided to admit my mistake to the Daily Kos community, apologize, and say thank you for catching the error so quickly.
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 58 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2014 at 05:24 PM PDT with 68 Recommends
Breaking on MSNBC : Guilty of conspiracy to commit wire fraud. Guilty on a majority of 14 counts Looks like the crumbling marriage defense did not work. Bwahahahahahahhahahahahhahahahahaa Have ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 400 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 12:12 PM PDT with 417 Recommends
Eric Cantor was a congressman from Virginia and was House majority leader. He was known for being particularly friendly to Wall Street and the giant, multinational corporations.
by davej
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Sep 02, 2014 at 06:54 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
There is a lot to break down here and this post is longer than usual for me. This diary represents your Team Mitch (that is McConnell's odd euphemism for his campaign) and Jesse Benton primer. A ...
by zenofmcconnell
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Aug 30, 2014 at 05:45 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
Breaking from the Lexington Herald-Leader : Jesse Benton, the campaign manager for U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, will resign his post as a bribery scandal from the 2012 presidential ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 124 comments on Fri Aug 29, 2014 at 03:24 PM PDT with 298 Recommends
Weak sauce. From the Star-Ledger : PARSIPPANY — Gov. Chris Christie today said he doesn't recall receiving a text message from a top aide in December as talk of the controversial lane closings at ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Aug 02, 2014 at 02:38 PM PDT with 32 Recommends