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by Terre
Comment Count 277 comments on Sun Sep 24, 2006 at 09:39 PM PDT with 590 Recommends
by michael1104
Comment Count 514 comments on Wed Sep 13, 2006 at 07:49 PM PDT with 383 Recommends
by krazypuppy
Comment Count 271 comments on Mon Oct 23, 2006 at 12:25 PM PDT with 153 Recommends
Texas is the great prize that the Republicans must hold at all costs. Since 1998 the Democrats have been routed in statewide elections. Nate Silver had a good post about Texas last week. Back in ...
by Texdude50
Comment Count 168 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 06:30 AM PDT with 98 Recommends
During the Republican drive to impeach and convict Bill Clinton of high crimes and misdemeanors in 1998 and early 1999, there was one day when the noise and fury got to be too much for me. Clinton ...
by sardonyx
Comment Count 187 comments on Wed Jan 31, 2007 at 07:10 PM PST with 59 Recommends
by wmtriallawyer
Comment Count 74 comments on Thu Sep 14, 2006 at 07:30 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
If you've never heard of Alamo Drafthouse, it's a theater chain founded in Austin, Texas, that has become well-known not for the food or beer they serve, but for having a very strict policy ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 41 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
by GregNYC
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Sep 14, 2006 at 07:45 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Today marks the 25th anniversary of Ann Richards's spectacular "silver foot speech" at the 1988 Democratic Convention in Atlanta. Richards was then treasurer of Texas and would later become its ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 80 comments on Thu Jul 18, 2013 at 08:30 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
This is just *wrong*. To use Hillary's own words, shame on you, Hillary Clinton. "So many women ...
by Renee in Ohio
Comment Count 176 comments on Thu Feb 28, 2008 at 06:17 AM PST with 35 Recommends
(The joke part)... AUSTIN — In a surprise move, former Democratic governor Ann Richards of Texas defected from Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential campaign on Wednesday and ...
by reef the dog
Comment Count 107 comments on Thu Feb 28, 2008 at 08:17 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Happy Birthday, Ann Richards. Richards was the second woman governor of Texas. She served from 1991 to 1995, to be defeated by George W. Bush– a defeat that would change the course of history not ...
by TheSolipsisticMe
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Sep 01, 2011 at 06:38 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
The voices of women, who of course make up the largest majority group in America, are featured in two new video ads released by the Hillary Clinton campaign. An appeal to women, and support from ...
by Tom Rinaldo
Comment Count 163 comments on Wed Feb 27, 2008 at 08:13 AM PST with 32 Recommends
by KingOneEye
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Sep 14, 2006 at 02:42 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Fate is a cruel, cruel mistress. How can it be -- how can it be possible -- that we have lost Ann Richards, Molly Ivins and Lady Bird Johnson all in the course of a year? I ...
by wmtriallawyer
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Jul 11, 2007 at 03:47 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
We've watched Barack Obama go from Illinois Legislator to Democratic Convention Keynote Speaker to US Senator to viable challenger for President in 2008. For anyone who watched it, the importance ...
by rustydude
Comment Count 38 comments on Wed Jan 16, 2008 at 01:12 PM PST with 26 Recommends
I think all of us that read Molly Ivins loved her and lost a piece of ourselves the day she died as sure as had she been a sibling or parent. Back in the '80's when her column was a weekly regular ...
by durrati
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Aug 26, 2011 at 03:12 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Let the People In, the Life and Times of Ann Richards, University of Texas Press at Austin, copyright © 2012 by Jan Reid. 497 pages. Believe it or not, not all Texas governors have been as ...
by Diana in NoVa
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Jun 10, 2013 at 11:00 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
by auh20
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Nov 07, 2006 at 11:39 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Hi again, all you NYC area Kossacks! Spring is here (though it doesn't feel much like it today), and to celebrate, we've got a special-event meetup scheduled: not just our usual brunch/dinner ...
by sidnora
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Mar 21, 2013 at 09:08 AM PDT with 20 Recommends