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"It's Just a Few Bad Apples" , I've heard it said. "You mustn't judge the whole group by the actions of a Few Bad Apples." It's like how the old saying goes: "One bad apple don't spoil the whole ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon May 26, 2014 at 10:44 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
For me, the Republican Party is a danger to the United States as we know it. If one were to list all of the major problems faced by the country, from deficits. debt,. wars, economic crash, ...
by TominNH
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Mar 23, 2014 at 08:16 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
In 2013, the so-called "left" disqualified itself by either: 1) Demanding that our political class invent cleverer excuses for not solving our social problems than the excuses they currently offer --
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Dec 30, 2013 at 07:13 PM PST with 16 Recommends
The outspoken Senator has finally seen the error of his plagiarizing ways And has hurriedly released the following statement on the subject: Although plagiarism in some contexts is considered ...
by jamess
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 05:02 PM PST with 13 Recommends
This guy's got moon sized balls: One day after a federal report showed that Wisconsin is creating jobs at a pace that's about half the national rate, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said the ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Sep 27, 2013 at 02:19 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
Look, I’ve said this before. I’ve been saying this and saying this and writing this, and look what’s changed? I wrote virtually this same piece circa Newtown—my school newspaper refused to ...
by PoisonSumac
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Sep 24, 2013 at 05:45 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Caution: Trigger. The topic covered therein will include the use of sexually charged language and topics.
by GreenMother
Comment Count 49 comments on Sun Sep 22, 2013 at 09:11 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Who is going to do well in the Mayor's race in NYC? Otis and Evan would be interested, however, their timeline schedule does not include the current era, and by the time they reach the future, ...
by jabney
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Sep 10, 2013 at 05:00 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
What can I say? CAT Scan. (And I am VERY grateful for the procedure, for the hospital who said we'd work out any money things after they fix me up.)
by KAMuston
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Jul 20, 2013 at 09:18 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I seem to remember a day with Europeans, collectively shared our pain and anguish over the horror of the attacks of 9-11. Those days appear to be officially over now, due to the revelations of the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Jul 01, 2013 at 06:28 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
As much as I've enjoyed the recent barrage of Snowden “traitor” diaires, I figured I'd toss things up a little bit to lighten the mood. Or not, depending on how you look at it, I suppose. I don'...
by DeadHead
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 02:39 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
I've heard this used so many times that I now recognize it for what it is, conceding the argument while practicing self-denial about it. It's the best excuse to bring up when you have no better case,
by K S LaVida
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Jun 10, 2013 at 04:05 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Lists are big these days here on dkos. In fact, lists are big period. How many times a day do you see headlines like, "5 Things You Should Never do at a Job Interview" or " 7 Steps to a Happy ...
by accumbens
Comment Count 140 comments on Sat Apr 13, 2013 at 02:51 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Oops. Cleanup on Aisle 4. The day after Johnson mixed it up with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over an attack on a U.S. diplomatic post in Libya, Sen. John Kerry - nominated to replace her - ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Jan 25, 2013 at 12:08 PM PST with 51 Recommends
I can't do the diary tonight. It's sad, and I have no excuse, I just can't do it. But, I confess I do smile, thinking of the fine excuses John Belushi came up with, when HE could not do something ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 117 comments on Sat Dec 01, 2012 at 07:00 PM PST with 52 Recommends
As we all know, the right wing echo-chamber is going into overdrive, trying to figure out which excuse to make stick, and what they tend to say is their typical garbage. The deniers tote out ...
by alphac2005
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 08:35 AM PST with 10 Recommends
"The problem with 'liberals' is they are ALL victims...or HAVE to MAKE everyone a victim." Someone of 'authority' actually said that to me last week. Not only did they say it to ME...they ...
by jennifervents
Comment Count 79 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 07:53 AM PST with 88 Recommends
When President Obama defeats Romney in a few days time, the MSM are going to have to engage in a major excuse management and damage limitation exercise, spinning the result as not really a win for ...
by Frank Schnittger
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 03:21 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
My apologies. I haven't finished this week's sanity-smashing installment of the Sci-Fi/Fantasy Club, in which I talk about H.P. Lovecraft"The Rats in the Wall"s and "The Colour Out of Space". I ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Sep 23, 2012 at 06:30 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I know, I'm guilty of it, too, making excuses for not doing something I should be doing or even that I want to do, placing imaginary obstacles in my path so I can "justify" not doing whatever. I've ...
by Noddy
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed May 30, 2012 at 12:44 PM PDT with 17 Recommends