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I'm off to California tomorrow at 6:10 a.m. EDT. Who the hell leaves anywhere at that hour? Ok, so, I still have to do some cleaning because a cleanfreak is coming here to to take care of Roger ...
by gchaucer2
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 06:08 PM PDT with 77 Recommends
I want to believe that former Secretary Hillary Clinton can and will be a formidable presidential candidate in 2016, however, the Secretary's inability to answer questions about the scope and status ...
by Tommy Ates
Comment Count 141 comments on Tue Mar 10, 2015 at 01:40 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
When you see what companies in the US make Americans pay compared to other places in the world, it's no wonder disparity is increasing in the U.S. Broadband access is one way to empower people, ...
by drestauro
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2014 at 12:19 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The ramifications of The Intercept’s [https://firstlook.org/theintercept/2014/10/10/core-secrets/ latest story] – in this instance, concerning [https://firstlook.org/theintercept/document/2014/10/
by bobswern
Comment Count 121 comments on Sat Oct 11, 2014 at 03:42 PM PDT with 121 Recommends
Sorry, but I don't have much faith in your God if I'm suppose to be one of his creations. I am proof that one person can truly make an indifference in this world. We’re weak creatures ...
by jbou
Comment Count 61 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 08:14 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
From Harper's Index Apr 2014: Portion of US jobs held by humans today that are at high risk of being automated by 2024: ½ Harper’s cites The Oxford Martin School at Oxford University. Harold ...
by wvmcl
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Mar 27, 2014 at 11:41 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
I like to think of my life as a parody of a real life. Helps me make sense of things. I'm supposed to start being nicer to myself but I don't think they're aware of what I have to work with here. ...
by jbou
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2014 at 09:04 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
The Grauniad reports that, according to the Snowden documents, the GCHQ has been naughty indeed, tapping into webcam chats and saving images in bulk.
by Dauphin
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Feb 28, 2014 at 01:45 AM PST with 11 Recommends
So I've heard rumors that there are fake calls happening lately, where someone from overseas calls and tells you your computer is infected with a virus, or your license has expired, or there's some ...
by OllieGarkey
Comment Count 258 comments on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 02:09 PM PST with 207 Recommends
Oh, wait. These massive interruptions were somewhere else, not at Healthcare.gov? You mean sometimes there are massive IT failures in non-government organizations? Even in well-established routine ...
by pat208
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 09:30 AM PST with 7 Recommends
It has been a week since we made the statement, “It’s Not the Obamacare Website It’s the Government Contractor, Stupid ---- and the Government Representative who signed off on Operational ...
by wildweezle
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 08:16 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
The failures of Healthcare.gov to launch properly have many parents and there are several ideas floating around to fix it. One of the most common is the idea of running government projects as open ...
by angryea
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 05:31 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
-- And the Government Representative Who Signed Off on Operational Readiness -- After the suicide mission in Washington D.C. ended Thursday night the “body media” along with all the blog sites ...
by wildweezle
Comment Count 166 comments on Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 10:51 AM PDT with 164 Recommends
Okay, so the title is probably a bit over the top, but how many times have you seen a version of this play out:
by angryea
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 06:23 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Wow reclist? Thanks guys!!! :-) Lots of good input from IT folks coming in... As someone with nearly 30 years in IT and having worked on federal IT implementations for most of that time, I have ...
by Wintermute
Comment Count 113 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 01:08 PM PDT with 133 Recommends
Thank you, Led Zeppelin and Steve King for the inspiration. We come from a land that supplies your blow, From our midnight treks all your weed does flow. Our cantaloupe calves will carry us to ...
by Floyd Blue
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 08:15 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The 900 page immigration bill passed by the Senate seems to move us a bit forward even with some ugly, unnecessary features like the billions more spent on "the wall" and excessive fines for ...
by Satya1
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Jun 28, 2013 at 08:42 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
The year 1979 may very well have been the year when the middle-class in America had first began it's long decent into oblivion. According the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, manufacturing in the U.S.
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Jun 28, 2013 at 04:01 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Congressional Report on the Offshoring of Jobs (December 2012) Passages in this post were excerpted from the report "Offshoring (or Offshore Outsourcing) and Job Loss Among U.S. Workers" [The ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jun 28, 2013 at 02:08 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
I previously posted a diary on video embedding on Daily Kos diaries where I couldn't figure out how the You Tube embedding option wasn't working. It appears quite a number of other Kossacks have ...
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Jun 27, 2013 at 07:49 PM PDT with 44 Recommends