These are the most recent diaries filed under this tag:
More than any other election, I find myself very emotional this season. Weary, wary, anxious. All coming out because of a glimmer of something shining through my cynicism. What could that be? Now, ...
by UnaSpenser
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Oct 23, 2008 at 11:43 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Well, praise the ammunition and pass the Lord , by golly! Can we add a new term to the lexicon?: Prayer Warrior! Maybe I'm a little slow. I do count myself a news addict ...
by msirt
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2008 at 10:44 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
The Stone Age didn't end because we ran out of stones. John McCain and Barack Obama both talk about energy independence. Both believe we need to drill for oil offshore. Obama says oil companies ...
by lfurman97
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Oct 21, 2008 at 09:12 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
I wish this were mine. Nonetheless, it needs a broader audience, particularly for all you ole D&D geeks out there (I happen to be one). The original can be found: http://somehedgehog....
by grog
Comment Count 69 comments on Tue Oct 21, 2008 at 10:40 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Two Days After McCain Tells His Supporters to be 'More Respectful' of His Opponent, Palin Again Stokes Fear and Loathing Against Obama by Branding Him a 'Terrorist Sympathizer' at Ohio ...
by SkeeterVT
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2008 at 02:33 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
On March 18, 2008, Barak Obama gave a speech on "Race". His speech, that day, in Philidelphia, Pa was titled: "A More Perfect Union". He addressed many issues: Reverend Wright, the racial ...
by Day24Day7
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Oct 19, 2008 at 11:31 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Republican strategist, and McCain admirer Mike Murphy gave his assessment of the Colin Powell endorsement in a post at Time's ...
by Hesiod
Comment Count 67 comments on Sun Oct 19, 2008 at 01:01 PM PDT with 75 Recommends
This will be short as the show hasn't aired yet. I saw a report on The New York Times' site ...
by UnaSpenser
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 05:22 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Anyone remember this winner, "How would it affect your vote if you knew John McCain had fathered an illegitimate black child?" That was a "push poll" from the South Carolina ...
by Batensmack
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 12:40 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I'd like to see the Obama campaign turn the Ayers story into one that fits the message of his campaign: The audacity of hope. They could do so with a statement such as this: William ...
by UnaSpenser
Comment Count 31 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 02:25 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
This letter was sent to the New York Times editorial board by William C. Ibershof, who ...
by DannyB
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2008 at 02:56 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Most prognosticators have backed away from considering Mary Landrieu's senate seat to be vulnerable next month but two recent developments serve as able indicators that this race is indeed over.
by wecouldbefamous
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2008 at 11:14 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Call me slow. Really slow. For most of my adult life, I've wondered what the attraction to bad boys are. Why would anyone see the explosively angry nature of a McCain, or the anti-intellectual ...
by UnaSpenser
Comment Count 0 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2008 at 10:26 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I am not really shocked about this. Not anymore. I thought that McCain was allowing this to happen but had no proof until now. See below for article link to time and huffPO JUMP...
by cherbear
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2008 at 08:33 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
This may have been diaried a lot already, but I think it bears repeating, and Frank Rich's column today did a great job of summarizing the ugly behavior that the McCain-Palin campaign has instigated ...
by lastamendment
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2008 at 08:25 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Imagine if you woke up one of these next few days and found out that Palin had to "withdraw" from the race because of blah-blah , and McCain then had picked Mittens as his VP. 1. Would ...
by xhibi
Comment Count 67 comments on Sat Oct 11, 2008 at 03:40 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
The US has joined the Third World. I am not talking about its economy, which is in pretty bad shape to be sure. I am talking about its political discourse, which has in these last few days devolved ...
by wheatdogg
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2008 at 10:31 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
I didn't see anyone else mentioning this, and I got a good chuckle out of it. A little surprising as it amounts to a royal endorsement of Barack Obama. Who is it?
by Niniane
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2008 at 12:09 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
We ‘lost’ Vietnam: does this make John McCain’s captivity less heroic, his military service less ‘honorable’? And if it doesn’t, why is he impugning the honor of ...
by millere
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2008 at 08:32 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
UPDATE : This is not about whether health care is a right, responsibility or luxury. It's about whether providing health insurance should be a profit-driven market activity. The ...
by UnaSpenser
Comment Count 44 comments on Tue Oct 07, 2008 at 10:13 PM PDT with 15 Recommends