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Huffington Post has a post by Jen Bendery up about how many Republicans have openly said they will vote for a "clean" continuing resolution ( here ). By HuffPo's count, there are 21. Thus, according ...
by robweisser
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 10:04 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Warren Buffet's team announced that Berkshire Hathway is set to have a 2.91 stake in Goldman Sachs; from options provided during the "bailout" era. Reportedly, Warren Buffet isn't putting in ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 06:22 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Read this HuffPo blog first, if you haven't seen it. I read it yesterday making the rounds on facebook. At first I didn't know what to make of it, other than the fact I didn't care for the word-play ...
by JPax
Comment Count 97 comments on Thu Sep 19, 2013 at 06:44 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
I'm not talking baout Arianna Huffington's selling Huffpost to AOL, I'm talking about AOL's selling out everything we thought HuffPost was about. In addition to the new comment disclaimer: "Due to ...
by ImaJoeBob
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Aug 26, 2013 at 01:20 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
( UPDATE 7/16/13, 3:00PM EDT: Former Senator Gordon Humphrey (R-NH) has had a fascinating email exchange with Edward Snowden. See farther down, below.) Continuing his efforts from the past few ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 582 comments on Tue Jul 16, 2013 at 10:44 AM PDT with 152 Recommends
I couldn't possibly say it any better than this... "We are on the cusp of a fantastic revolution that is going to make a lot of things better, but there is ferocious resistance because, as is often ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 50 comments on Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 04:06 PM PDT with 166 Recommends
Recently I discovered what the inimitable MrBrink at Bob Cesca's blog called " the Magical Second Amendment Wormhole in the Gun-Nut Continuum ": the idea that gun prices, i.e., the requirement that ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue Mar 12, 2013 at 09:19 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
In George Orwell's Animal Farm , a "fairy story" loosely based on the key events and figures of the Russian Revolution, the early leaders of the analogous animal revolution are two prize pigs: ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Mar 06, 2013 at 07:11 AM PST with 5 Recommends
No grand prize like in 08 (from the Kos blog) but I wonder what the community thinks will be the outcome of the election. (Since all I hear on right wing radio (aka radio), Fox, and nearly all of ...
by ribeye
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 06:08 AM PST with 3 Recommends
I've been visiting Think Progress safely for years. Now all of a sudden I get the following message from Mozilla Firefox: Reported Attack Page! This web page at thinkprogress.org has been ...
by midgebaker
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Oct 02, 2012 at 02:49 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
No one who has received amnesty for a serious crime, such as tax evasion, can be president.
by Olympia
Comment Count 113 comments on Mon Jul 23, 2012 at 09:26 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
As a huge fan of Arianna Huffington's ever-changing moods, I was as excited as a Brentwood valet on Oscar night when I heard she was penning her 56th book of the past two years, following in the ...
by valerie wonder
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue May 01, 2012 at 11:31 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
This morning I read this comment over at Huffington Post, written by "RepublicanTexasHammer" on the comment thread for the article Energy Report: Obama Goes On Offense About Gas Prices, Reliance On ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Mar 12, 2012 at 07:52 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
I realize this is winter in northern India just like in New York, but I had thought that India would be warmer and greener. The countryside is often drab, so different from the vibrant rice fields ...
by jimluce
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Jan 20, 2012 at 02:14 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Four years ago I wrote the most-read piece of my life: Will a Vow of Poverty Fill the Void in My Soul?
by jimluce
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Jan 21, 2012 at 09:16 AM PST with 7 Recommends
A truly unique but most welcome interpretation of the results, from Stony Brook ...
by Davidsfr
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2012 at 07:13 PM PST with 11 Recommends
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Dec 30, 2011 at 07:30 PM PST with 20 Recommends
I cannot claim mush credit for my progressive sentiments as it was my parents who rebelled against our family’s conservatism. I was raised by ...
by jimluce
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Nov 15, 2011 at 03:51 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Anyone else whose email address has been "permanently deleted" from Huffington Post?
by progressive atheist skeptic
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Oct 10, 2011 at 09:13 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
A "repost this story to my blog" button. Huffpo has a similar feature that I use all the time. For theirs your comment to the story gets reposted with some of the story. When the button is ...
by Angela Quattrano
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Sep 17, 2011 at 09:20 AM PDT with 1 Recommend