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by Al Rodgers
Comment Count 394 comments on Sat Mar 24, 2007 at 10:08 PM PDT with 128 Recommends
Sparse on details but Jesus! How sad: Amy Winehouse Confirmed Dead For those of us who see ...
by therehastobeaway
Comment Count 260 comments on Sat Jul 23, 2011 at 09:52 AM PDT with 101 Recommends
Zachary Stockill of Policy Mic ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 90 comments on Thu May 22, 2014 at 07:06 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Last night, Whitney Houston died. While not confirmed, the vast majority of speculation is that her death had something to do with an overdose or her addiction problems. I've seen so many comments ...
by weathercoins
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Feb 12, 2012 at 08:43 PM PST with 19 Recommends
The Republicans just can't seem to get the internet right. To help solve this problem they brought in Matt DeLuca , from National Journal: Matt DeLuca is leaving his position at New Media ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Jul 30, 2012 at 10:10 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Amy Winehouse. End of 2008 has one simple miracle. The girl is now 25-years old and took a record 5 Grammys early 2008. Her "Back to Black" CD ran #1 worldwide for 2007 and still selling top level.
by vets74
Comment Count 103 comments on Thu Jan 01, 2009 at 11:54 AM PST with 16 Recommends
What's a 73-year-old man doing with tears streaming, rivulet-like through wrinkles, listening to the music of a 27-year-old, fantasizing about how he could have saved Amy, if she only knew what her ...
by jarbyus
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Jul 23, 2011 at 04:29 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
I actually can't believe that I am the one saying this, but some of you fellow lefties are off your nut. I recently took the Political Compass quiz .
by tecampbell
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2008 at 12:34 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
There have been so many theories about why Clinton insists on staying in the race. Obama takes the high road, as usual, and says she's "tenacious." Others have seen a method to the madness and ...
by David Kroning
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 25, 2008 at 05:59 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
In coming up with the topic for this week's SNLC, it occurred to me that, in spite of the name of this diary series, on very few occasions has the subject actually been about a individual loser, as ...
by chingchongchinaman
Comment Count 50 comments on Sat Aug 27, 2011 at 06:25 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I've been in the room for Ella Fitzgerald, Amy Winehouse, and Billie Holiday, cooked for Janis Joplin's crew, plus my Mom simply loved Patsy Kline -- and this girl at 20 has Ella's heart, Wino's "...
by vets74
Comment Count 63 comments on Mon Apr 12, 2010 at 08:23 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
by OliviaBennette
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jul 26, 2011 at 08:49 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
An hour's work printing out cue cards was too much trouble.... Amy was a blues singer. At her best she took a song from Dave McCabe, added heroin withdrawal "blood itch" agony, and brought us this:
by vets74
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jul 25, 2011 at 03:08 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Friday brought an extraordinary public letter at the behest of William Rees Mogg, the Editor. Text below the fold. Under the circumstances.... The Times is on its knees, begging its government to ...
by vets74
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2008 at 05:24 PM PST with 6 Recommends
You've got to be kidding me! That was my first reaction to the news that celebrated Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius had shot his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, dead in their home in South ...
by Abe Munder the Wheeled Wonder
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 12:58 PM PST with 5 Recommends
This was my last live-Wino diary ::: Back a couple years ago, the Times of London led a fight to compel authorities to force drug treatment on a young singer, Amy Winehouse. Amy was the world's ...
by vets74
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Aug 01, 2010 at 01:18 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
We blame drug users for getting addicted -- and then abandon them. Simple approach. It holds sway over far too many governments. Odd thing, society ends up powerless against drug-related threats.
by vets74
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2007 at 06:22 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Amy Winehouse would be better off, today, as a homeless "bag lady" on the streets of New York. Mayor Bloomberg would get her to treatment in an hour. *Bi-Polar Disorder* (BPD) presents as 3 days ...
by vets74
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue Dec 04, 2007 at 03:03 PM PST with 5 Recommends
We hear about political Freedom. Cultural freedom, not so much. When a unique voice appears -- Saint Barfly -- corporate media belittle the contributions. Amy Winehouse hit it big ...
by vets74
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Nov 11, 2007 at 02:22 PM PST with 5 Recommends
ON YOUR LEFT we have a 20-year old super-fine blues singer. AMY WINEHOUSE. Her songwriting includes big hits "Eff Me Pumps," "Love Is a Losing Game," and "Rehab." Look what happened to her. ...
by vets74
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2007 at 05:58 PM PDT with 5 Recommends