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I have not watched MSNBC since Keith Olbermann was excommunicated. When I heard the news of his banishment, the first name that came to my mind was Baruch Spinoza. If you do not know anything about ...
by Stratro
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Feb 08, 2011 at 05:34 PM PST with 14 Recommends
You know, I'm starting to understand why millions of Americans vote against their own financial interests and against Democrats . . .
by Nashville fan
Comment Count 204 comments on Mon Nov 15, 2010 at 08:21 AM PST with 18 Recommends
I am a realist. I know that not everyone is going to like our President. After all, I am probably the only one in the United States that didn't like President Reagan (ok, an exaggeration, but I ...
by onanyes
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Aug 26, 2010 at 08:55 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Should the Republicans retake Congress, not only will they derail any chance at even incremental policy improvements, they will try to destroy the Obama presidency. All the president's efforts at ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 224 comments on Tue Jun 15, 2010 at 06:30 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Several years ago we started a community garden where I live. We worked at it quite energetically. We got more and more people involved. Much of the hardest work involved digging irrigation ...
by David Swanson
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jan 14, 2010 at 01:04 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Speech at White House, December 12, 2009 Can you imagine the outcries of national shame from liberal commentators if George W. Bush had accepted a peace prize by advocating for war and announcing ...
by David Swanson
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Dec 12, 2009 at 02:14 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Despite all the evidence that show with zero shadow of doubt that the last compromise in the Senate healthcare bill is nothing but utter defeat for the public option and for the progressive ...
by johndeebo
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Dec 09, 2009 at 08:19 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Nature beautiful and dramatic today under the clouds and in the sunshine ... http://www.flickr.com/dmathew1 The birds are afflicted by all the troubles and sorrows which perpetually afflict ...
by dmathew1
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jul 03, 2009 at 12:05 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Whenever someone asks me, usually with a voice filled with frustration, “Why do so many lower-middle class whites vote against their own economic self interests by supporting Republicans?”
by Pangloss
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue May 19, 2009 at 08:11 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
MSNBC reports that RNC chairman Michael Steele is going to make a speech tomorrow to the state party chairmen, in which he will look forward to ...
by Calouste
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue May 19, 2009 at 04:18 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
A friend sent me today an email quoting some Wall Street Journal letters to the editor writers, who were clearly miffed at Markos for, among other things, characterizing their brand of patriotism as ...
by Vtdblue
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2009 at 10:12 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Really Brief here. The esteemed Wall Street Journal has a story today titled:Democrats Risk Losing Hispanics. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122938688402208869.html (Subscription) The premise is ...
by DrJohnB
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Dec 16, 2008 at 07:22 AM PST with 1 Recommend
I'm one of the openly-liberal posters at RedState. It isn't easy. Too many folks bite my head off for no good reason. There are some reasonable and decent folks there (yes, there are) but that ...
by Reaper0Bot0
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2008 at 11:23 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Failed Conservative Values: Markos (Kos) Moulitsas on Self-Delusion I interviewed Markos (Kos) Moulitsas, founder of the Dailykos.com and asked him about the failure of ...
by WhatAre Progressive Values
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Oct 26, 2008 at 11:47 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Is it me, or is the McCain campaign putting out their proposal to suspend their campaigning in light of this great national economic emergency in order to get people used to the idea that elections ...
by EducationforAll
Comment Count 137 comments on Wed Sep 24, 2008 at 07:57 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
After Ike came ashore and failed to kill thousands of people and did not completely obliterate the oil refining capacity of the Houston-Galveston metroplex, the nation seemed to breath a collective ...
by wisco kid
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Sep 18, 2008 at 04:09 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
I've been an active participant here for four years and have been relatively quiet as the quantity of illogic has gradually percolated into a bitter brew. Daily Kos has always been a brutally ...
by BPK
Comment Count 182 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2008 at 03:07 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
"Pipe dream" refers to the pleasant delusions obtained from smoking opium. A pipe dream is a drug-induced fantasy that must, alas, vanish as the addict returns to earth. Today, lucky people, I ...
by bugscuffle
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Mar 08, 2008 at 07:18 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Never has a political pundit been as consistently wrong in the positions taken and the predictions made as has Bill Kristol over the past seven years.
by docbrilliant
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Feb 18, 2008 at 07:19 AM PST with 2 Recommends
by insight
Comment Count 67 comments on Mon Aug 06, 2007 at 07:00 PM PDT with 1 Recommend