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Tara the Antisocial Social Worker wrote a marvelous diary for Top Comments two nights ago, with musings on the original Star Trek and Spock, ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 68 comments on Fri Mar 06, 2015 at 05:01 PM PST with 45 Recommends
On Monday, a panel of NASA's space program scientists announced their estimation of finding life outside of our planet within the next twenty years. And even this estimate is a conservative one. ...
by Gwennedd
Comment Count 57 comments on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 03:59 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Dear Daily Kos Community: Last week, I started a super mini series on general points to consider regarding immigration law and the CIR debates. There was limited interest expressed for me to ...
by Yonkers Boy
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu May 16, 2013 at 11:58 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Dear Dailykos Community: May 3 marked my third-year anniversary as a member here. Since joining, I have not looked back. I really dig this place--good and bad. I lurked for a long time, and ...
by Yonkers Boy
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri May 10, 2013 at 12:35 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Tom the Dancing Bug. BE THE FIRST ON YOUR BLOCK to see Tom the Dancing Bug every week! Members of the elite and prestigious INNER HIVE get the comic emailed to their inboxes at least a day ...
by RubenBolling
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Mar 07, 2013 at 06:50 AM PST with 61 Recommends
It's been 33 years since Alien released in theaters and this summer Sir Ridley Scott returns with a prequel titled Prometheus. Watch the trailer and you will weep that you have to wait until July 8.
by Anton Bursch
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat Mar 17, 2012 at 08:26 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
The answer to the question posed ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Dec 22, 2011 at 09:16 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Following on from Mr Blask's excellent ruminations on the Moose about population growth and Sci Fi dystopias it failed to deliver, ...
by Brit
Comment Count 58 comments on Tue Jun 21, 2011 at 02:10 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
With all the talk about civil rights, nonsensical right wing versions of such, and utter confusion about who can do what, I believe its time we put an end to this, once and for all. To this end, I ...
by kamrom
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Dec 19, 2010 at 11:12 PM PST with 4 Recommends
This started as innocently as it possibly could. I was sitting around with friends and somebody asked if any of us had ever seen the color skin the John Boehner has. We all thought of it trying to ...
by wilbur
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Sep 01, 2010 at 04:04 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
(Nacogdoches) While President Obama vacations with his family in Martha’s Vineyard, an elaborate plot has been uncovered by alert gun & religion-clinging Texans that would turn America into a ...
by freshrant
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Aug 21, 2010 at 10:02 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
I'm writing this for two reasons: 1. There haven't been too many blogs on what an actual immigration plan should or shouldn't look like. 2. "OMG Arizona NOOOOOOOOO" sounds a lot like the GOP ...
by Liberaltarianish
Comment Count 119 comments on Tue Apr 27, 2010 at 09:22 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
After Alien (1979) appeared in theaters, a coworker observed that every compassionate decision made by crew members was the wrong decision. That signal isn’t a warning beacon. It&...
by Robert Urbanek
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Mar 28, 2010 at 12:12 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
There follows questions centered on ifs. Clue: I have no answers. Short list below the fold.
by Riddlebaugh
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Sep 24, 2009 at 10:24 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
In 1995, I was accepted to Harvard from the former "Eastern block". As an eighteen year old, who lived through the perestroika and the subsequent velvet and not-so-velvet revolutions, I had roughly ...
by savova
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Sep 10, 2009 at 08:50 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Go see it!
by Nathan Jaco
Comment Count 86 comments on Thu Aug 20, 2009 at 01:06 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
There’s a famous piece of music – you’ve all heard it and yet I would bet that most of you don’t know what it’s called or who wrote it. Well, I’m going to put ...
by Animeraider
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jul 01, 2009 at 12:43 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
I was never a fan of Michaell Jackson. First, you couldn’t tell whether his music was soul or pop or disco. You couldn’t tell whether he was a child or man. Soon, you couldn’t ...
by The Reverend and Doctor Omed
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Jun 27, 2009 at 09:39 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Ok, this isn't a diary about electing more and better democrats. It's a diary about collective wisdom. If you are going to complain about the topic then please hold your fire. The DKos regulars ...
by Crabby Abbey
Comment Count 148 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2009 at 10:59 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
MAIN ARTICLE: Of Aliens, exoplanets and the Drake Equation. Taking a look at the Milky Way Galaxy and how to calculate the number of possible civilizations. A new paper ...
by Vladislaw
Comment Count 123 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2009 at 02:55 PM PST with 36 Recommends