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This week it has been impossible to ignore the news about the Supreme Court’s upholding of almost all the provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the so-called Obamacare law. The ACA will ...
by VerbalMedia
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jul 03, 2012 at 12:43 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
For those that know, I'm looking to relocate to Florida. I've hit some snags along the trail, and as always have some observations to share. I started my job experience as a paperboy at age 12. I ...
by Millrat
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jun 12, 2012 at 07:11 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
People who know me will probably tell you that I’m a pretty strong-willed person. I don’t tend to put up with much crap. I’m well organized and pride myself on being able to deal with most of ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat Jun 09, 2012 at 07:25 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
Sometimes things happen in your life that you cannot explain. I and Mrs. Millrat, and two of the 'Lil rats recently raced From Western NY to Florida to see my dying mother. We failed by 20 minutes, ...
by Millrat
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed May 16, 2012 at 04:38 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
So it's just about done - my over one-year journey to get my educational card game published is about at an end. Things have been unexpectedly good here - in a previous diary , I described a ...
by ArchTeryx
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Apr 08, 2012 at 03:00 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
by angelajean
Comment Count 108 comments on Mon Jan 23, 2012 at 03:21 AM PST with 93 Recommends
When last we left the intrepid Test Tube Phoenix, he'd just be denied the unemployment that was going to be keeping him alive and insured, and he was looking to go down hard. Martyrdom wasn't ...
by ArchTeryx
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Nov 30, 2011 at 03:54 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Well, my plans for surviving the recession have just collapsed around me. This is not going to be an easy diary for me to write, but at this point, ranting to DailyKos beats the alternatives, which ...
by ArchTeryx
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Oct 14, 2011 at 03:00 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
Well helloooo there everyone! It's Tuesday night so yep, it's that time again! Time to leave the bad news and politics and pie wars behind and instead escape into our favorite songs! This weekend ...
by poligirl
Comment Count 204 comments on Tue Aug 30, 2011 at 05:53 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
It's been ages since I've written a diary, and this is going to be a really odd one -- a mix of hope and despair, of pleading and cynicism, a request for reassurance and even a bit of a sales pitch.
by ArchTeryx
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu Aug 11, 2011 at 03:00 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
The Democracy Hour with Tom De Luca Tuesday, May 3rd at 8PM To Listen Live: Click here: http://www.talkingalternative.com/tuesday-shows/the-democracy-hour To Listen to Past Shows: Click here: ...
by tdeluca
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue May 03, 2011 at 02:23 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The following is a rant about my situation, taxes and my future. I know I am not alone and there are more with worse. Rant in. Maybe we can all get a little cathartic relief. Language may be abused.
by WiseFerret
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Apr 18, 2011 at 03:30 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I run into many people at my workshops who are unemployed. When I offer a FREE coaching session to help them, a few balk. Why? I think: 1. They like unemployment (stay with me here). 2.
by Rich Gee
Comment Count 74 comments on Mon Oct 11, 2010 at 07:09 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Though to be fair to Brian Kelly, America is what's wrong with Brian Kelly. And to be completely fair, I should have written this two years ago and put Rich Rodriguez in the title. But regardless ...
by greywolfe359
Comment Count 80 comments on Fri Jan 01, 2010 at 08:11 PM PST with 8 Recommends
In this Diary I am going to tell a story and ask a question. First the question, then my story below the fold and the answer to my own question. If you could head back to the day you entered college,
by webranding
Comment Count 143 comments on Thu Aug 20, 2009 at 02:56 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
By John Wilkes from Eyesonobama.com: Sarah Palin followed through today on a promise to commit career suicide. She is survived ...
by eyesonobama
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Jul 26, 2009 at 11:31 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
As some Kossacks know, back in January I returned to college, at the age of fifty-four, to get an AA degree (No, no, not Alchoholics Anonymous, Associates of Arts, although...). Well, ahem, anyway, ...
by cn4st4datrees
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2009 at 10:49 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
This is the first diary I've ever written on request; it was a diary to give some idea of why us young scientists, those few Americans among us that have stood by the profession for as long as we ...
by ArchTeryx
Comment Count 133 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2009 at 06:13 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Like all kids, I changed my 'goal career' many times. For a while I wanted to be an aeronautical engineer, then a writer, then a mathematician. When I started high school, I had my first taste of ...
by Ponder Stibbons
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Jan 11, 2009 at 11:59 AM PST with 3 Recommends
I wanta tell you a story. Happened a long time ago. There was a Depression, and then another World War, and the latter sort of helped the survivors of both, so that this here ...
by Timus
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2009 at 10:42 AM PST with 6 Recommends