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Tom Tomorrow (with permission) You'll be reading a lot about epistemic closure, aka living in a bubble. This review is ...
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 83 comments on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 04:30 AM PST with 27 Recommends
Most of us here are well aware of the Right Wing Bubble and its destructive effects on the Republican Party. Im here to warn about the dangers of our own bubble forming. Yes the President won and ...
by ksuwildkat
Comment Count 42 comments on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 09:07 AM PST with 17 Recommends
On November 3rd, a member of Free Republic posted an article by Kevin DuJan, of HillBuzz,wherein he offered his predictions for the Presidential and Senate elections. As you would expect, his ...
by hotdamn
Comment Count 272 comments on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 04:35 PM PST with 416 Recommends
Barack Obama and Chris Christie in New Jersey, 10/31/12. Note: this did not deny Romney the ...
by Steve Singiser
Comment Count 238 comments on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 05:00 PM PST with 215 Recommends
Welcome to the world of the GOP Bubble Where down is up and up is down No apologies on anything , down for the double On Facts and science, they fret and frown Unskewed polls by Karl “ The Math ��
by satyamevajayate
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 08:30 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Shellshocked. The GOP's reality-distortion field went all the ...
by kos
Comment Count 776 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 01:49 PM PST with 398 Recommends
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 266 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 10:16 AM PST with 121 Recommends
How'd your little bubble of ignorance work out, assholes? What's striking about Mitt Romney's loss is just how stunned conservatives were. I keep thinking there's no way most of them could buy this ...
by kos
Comment Count 377 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 09:30 AM PST with 219 Recommends
Mitt Romney is vulnerable – that is. wrong – on so many fronts it has to be difficult to focus criticism, and the Obama team deserves credit for holding that focus on Bain and jobs. A Wall ...
by A Southerner in Yankeeland
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 08:39 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
I work with a guy who is not exceptionally smart, but who is usually a very friendly and nice person. This guy is always laughing and making jokes with everyone and is generally pleasant to be ...
by HOGvol
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Apr 12, 2012 at 07:55 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Update: There is a diary out there of someone saying he voted for Santorum to cause havoc in the GOP primaries and perhaps because he thinks Santorum will lose against Obama. I think the opposite. ...
by healthy
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Feb 28, 2012 at 07:16 AM PST with 10 Recommends
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 60 comments on Tue Nov 01, 2011 at 06:10 AM PDT with 66 Recommends
Recently Keith Olbermann on Bill Maher's show tried to get through to the GOP voter in a bubble. The typical GOP voter has an incredible ability to not let facts get in the way of his/her ideology.
by Core Da Freak
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Sep 21, 2011 at 04:29 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
To our beloved politicians, media, consultants and officials living in the Beltway Bubble. As well as to the folks on Wall Street who pull their strings: By a 62 - 32 ...
by Paleo
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jul 14, 2011 at 06:43 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
A reader pointed me to an important article regarding college debt and the possibility of a debt bubble. The pattern of college debt, with a simultaneous freeing up of costs and lending to meet ...
by RemingtonD
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Apr 12, 2011 at 04:52 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ] If modern American life often seems a grind or a bore (or a trip to the gulag taking a flight) at least the above ...
by paradox
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Nov 17, 2010 at 04:26 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Most Americans have no idea what the Federal Reserve is, despite it being one of the most important institutions affecting their lives. ...
by FIREeconomy
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Nov 01, 2010 at 10:40 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
History repeats itself. Each generation tends to think that the circumstances affecting them are unique to it. Looking at the comforts that the Baby Boomers enjoy today, it's easy to forget what the ...
by guinea
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Aug 02, 2010 at 01:50 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ] We are not referring here to yet another rancid market bubble that so putridly pops ...
by paradox
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jun 07, 2010 at 07:04 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Despite Treasury's decision to postpone a report that could have branded China a currency manipulator, the economic damage being done by the Chinese government is not ending anytime soon. When we ...
by Mike Elk
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Apr 05, 2010 at 10:29 AM PDT with 10 Recommends