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A COUPLE WEEKS AGO, on my BART commute home, I got distracted by my smart phone and accidentally got off one stop too soon. I realized my mistake just as the train doors were closing. D’oh! I ...
by mftalbot
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Aug 29, 2013 at 09:37 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
I am not feeling well, but from the request of Kossarian I respect I will make an attempt at passing along something extremely important in two elements: equality and leadership. They come in the ...
by paradox
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Jun 15, 2013 at 07:05 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
On June 21st, the Summer Solstice, I will announce my candidacy for the United States House of Representatives for the First District in the state of Ohio. The seat is currently held by Steve Chabot,
by jimprues
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Jun 14, 2013 at 02:00 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
First there was Rogoff and Rienhardt. Now Jason Richwine. I, for one, had thought that all research coming out of Harvard would be of the highest academic quality. But now I know that this is not ...
by cherrymapin
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu May 23, 2013 at 09:31 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
For all the skeptics who were so sure doctors don't get kickbacks, and commented to that fact on my previous post , you might do well to pay close attention to the following headline. Newark, NJ - ...
by MetalMD
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 06:45 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Enjoying the many humorous, often sarcastic (rightly so) commentary on Republican response to SOTU speech, as well as the more complimentary assessments of the speech itself. Personally, I realized ...
by dannyboy1
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Feb 13, 2013 at 08:43 AM PST with 6 Recommends
part 1: Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, NC, is one of the largest community colleges in the nation. It serves a very large and diverse population. Of its nearly 20,000 students, ...
by michaelhenderson
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Feb 10, 2013 at 10:12 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Free Dr. Rafil Dhafir , a good hearted medical doctor, whose organization, Help the Needy , provided badly needed medical supplies and food to Iraqi children, over half a million of whom died under ...
by CIndyCasella
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 02:00 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Congratulations on being re-elected. This is Veterans Day and I am a Veteran. I am petitioning you, as you have requested, on this day to order the removal of all 68,000 active duty military from ...
by llbear
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 11:00 AM PST with 17 Recommends
The naked cynicism of Mitt Romney's campaign (and personal character) has been on view for months now. From flip-flop to Etch-a-Sketch to bald-faced lying, the press has tolerated his cynical ...
by Timothy L Smith
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Nov 03, 2012 at 09:54 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I posted this diary to my blog today. I'm a photographer who shoots cycling for a living so all this is very close and personal for me. Eventually a lying Romney shows up late in the piece. If you'...
by VeloDramatic
Comment Count 132 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2012 at 05:08 PM PDT with 83 Recommends
Work hard, believe in yourself, never compromise on what you know is right! Oh, yeah, Henry Rollins drops some wisdom on the young.
by LiveNudePolitics
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Sep 23, 2012 at 07:02 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Job creators. Here's what I know about how its done, and some of it is fairly personal since I'm married to one who does it. I can claim no such distinction myself, being a one-man band plying my ...
by Timothy L Smith
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jul 23, 2012 at 12:00 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
There are a lot of Scott Walker lies to choose from, but I have very subjectively selected what I consider his top 3. Here they are with explanations below the rejected orange Sealy Posturepedic logo:
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 69 comments on Fri Jun 01, 2012 at 01:43 PM PDT with 240 Recommends
I was getting some things out of my system by putting my feelings in writing. I did not actually send this message, but I was wondering if anyone thought it was feasible to actually think about ...
by Jordan Craters
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue May 29, 2012 at 02:56 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Yep, the propagandist machine has kicked into high gear. You have Mitt Romney purportedly spending " much quality time " with Ted Nugent (I would like to know how those two together could make a ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Apr 18, 2012 at 08:00 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
I just found out this evening that today is Muhammad Ali's 70th birthday. I am re-posting this diary that I wrote only a ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue Jan 17, 2012 at 05:13 PM PST with 83 Recommends
BP Solar abandons solar power; Snark Alert: Milwaukee to sell naming rights for bridge to BP; Why are Britain's great art houses in bed with BP?; BP resumes charm offensive on Gulf Spill with more ...
by Yasuragi
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Dec 26, 2011 at 02:41 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Your call, Daily ...
by Jim3K
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Dec 03, 2011 at 01:15 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Does Boeing settlement mean NLRB's actions were for naught? Huh? What a dumb question. But ...
by Jim3K
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Dec 01, 2011 at 10:29 PM PST with 2 Recommends