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A Christian friend sent me this picture; He will supply his name if asked. The other pictures Are unbelievable. He thinks we should send troops back to Iraq and Syria to stop these obscenities. ...
by Vet63
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 07:36 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
Dick Cheney is immortal... This from 2007: Lately, word has been spreading that US Vice President Dick Cheney, who was recently the target of an allegedly unsuccessful Taliban assassination attempt ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2015 at 02:14 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Quitting smoking is notoriously unpleasant. Not only is nicotine highly addictive but the brain is very clever in that it creates billions of little receptors specifically designed to enhance ...
by ExpatGirl
Comment Count 84 comments on Thu Mar 05, 2015 at 03:20 PM PST with 29 Recommends
Dear Friends: It has been some time since I have posted here due to life but in my heart of hearts I know this community is fighting the good fight, holding a golden standard for human decency and ...
by relikx
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 08:48 PM PST with 6 Recommends
In the midst of troubling times that include police brutality, sexual abuse, and other acts of violence I happened to be reading about the German-born Jewish philosopher Hannah Arendt, best ...
by eclift
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 10:08 AM PST with 7 Recommends
It is to 20th Century political philosopher Hannah Arendt that we owe the ironic trope ‘banality of evil’. The expression she coined reporting for The New Yorker on the trial of one Adolph ...
by gaquitaine
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 08:51 AM PST with 7 Recommends
The people on each side of America's political divide are making a fundamental error at what might be ...
by AndySchmookler
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Nov 24, 2014 at 02:11 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Noting the top-rec'd diary: What's a good term to replace "evil" with? "Evil" is ok but has somewhat too much religious baggage. "Wicked" seems antiquated. I can't readily come up with something ...
by dov12348
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Nov 10, 2014 at 06:51 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Yes, the Republican party has gone so far off the rails that It has actually come to this.They are now officially evil. I do not use that word lightly. Let me explain.
by paulex
Comment Count 163 comments on Sun Nov 09, 2014 at 10:31 PM PST with 155 Recommends
When I read [http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/10/ohio-pastor-forced-vasectomies-abortions-because-kids-divert-money-away-from-church-report/this story] I thought, hmmm, Ernest Angley... where have ...
by EarthquakeWeather
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2014 at 01:06 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
I am not fan of the Koch brothers but I have to admit that this article in Rolling Stone floored me. It is stunning what Charles and David Koch have done over the last half century, stealing from ...
by wilbur
Comment Count 148 comments on Mon Sep 29, 2014 at 04:31 AM PDT with 213 Recommends
Warning: Triggers How did we get to the abuses at Abu Ghraib? Or to torturing prisoners in the US, whether by waterboarding at Guantanamo, or years of aggravated solitary confinement, or horrific ...
by Mokurai
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2014 at 10:00 AM PDT with 62 Recommends
A few days ago, I stumbled across a very insightful blogpost titled, Six Things To Stop Being Distracted By When A Black Person Gets Murdered By Police . It was written by the uber talented blogger ...
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Aug 16, 2014 at 06:09 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
A video IS worth a thousand words. Curious as to why ANOTHER unarmed minority has been murdered? Watch and *listen* to the following video and you'll see the root of the problem. Please follow ...
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Aug 12, 2014 at 03:27 PM PDT with 97 Recommends
Short angry diary.....A rant... You misogynistic BASTARD! So, you would punish MEN by raping their WOMEN? That it is a good "deterrent"? That it is the way it works in your part of the world? It ...
by SaraBeth
Comment Count 177 comments on Wed Jul 23, 2014 at 04:15 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
I think it is time to start a petition calling on the Pope to act on those he called out for their idolatry of money and to start using his Papal Authority to censure or excommunicate them. If ...
by JadeSkywalker8
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2014 at 04:45 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Sure. I know what you are thinking: "The TPP will not make us surfs subservient enough, and besides, it will be debated in public for at least 20 minutes before it is ratified by Multinational ...
by koNko
Comment Count 80 comments on Sun Jun 22, 2014 at 12:13 PM PDT with 150 Recommends
Recently, I began researching what I thought would be a funny, odd project about a couple of sociopath billionaires out to take over the country. Real knee-slapper. Problem is, the more I ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 58 comments on Mon May 19, 2014 at 05:02 AM PDT with 149 Recommends
One of the "great" questions of religion and philosophy which I am sure the overwhelming number of DK users will share one opinion on, but I've not authored a diary in a bit and the topic came up in ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Apr 30, 2014 at 10:35 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Don't worry, I'll get to it.
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon May 12, 2014 at 05:58 PM PDT with 90 Recommends