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Of course I would no doubt think so even if things were going swimmingly from the military point of view – which they are not. The only thing that surprises me about this is that someone other ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 434 comments on Sat Feb 11, 2012 at 10:17 AM PST with 351 Recommends
* Cross-posted from Humanitarian Left . I have several old friends who turned into rwnjs. One of them, who never had a political thought in his head, married into republican money and now he is one.
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 187 comments on Sat Jul 26, 2014 at 12:37 PM PDT with 326 Recommends
by occams hatchet
Comment Count 416 comments on Sat Jun 03, 2006 at 08:46 AM PDT with 284 Recommends
Because of the NDAA and the GOP candidate who must not be discussed, there's been more discussion than usual about the bipartisan support for the National Security State. That's a good thing. But in ...
by david mizner
Comment Count 268 comments on Sun Jan 08, 2012 at 05:26 PM PST with 279 Recommends
First of all, I want to say that whoever runs Transcript Editors at DK does a great service. Second of all, I wanted to highlight two exchanges from the Syria discussion at the White House press ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 630 comments on Tue Aug 27, 2013 at 04:28 PM PDT with 268 Recommends
(Cross posted from Docudharma ) With all due respect to those who serve in the armed forces, we owe it to them to ask hard questions about the sacrifices ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 191 comments on Tue May 27, 2008 at 03:18 PM PDT with 236 Recommends
I've been feeling nothing but contempt for John Kerry lately--because of his warmongering and shameless fearmongering, his weaselly responses in congressional hearings, his vile invocations of the ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 516 comments on Thu Sep 05, 2013 at 08:55 PM PDT with 218 Recommends
I too served in the military, and it helped me through some really tough years. But I regret it and tell my kids that I loathe the idea of them joining. It has to do with the fact that our military ...
by Dangerous Thoughts
Comment Count 877 comments on Sun Mar 09, 2014 at 10:43 AM PDT with 215 Recommends
You remember the Welfare Queen, don't you? The welfare queen stereotype (circa 1976) is a picture that some whites still have in their heads about black women. The Welfare Queen lived very ...
by Avila
Comment Count 144 comments on Sun Oct 06, 2013 at 11:00 AM PDT with 184 Recommends
by occams hatchet
Comment Count 207 comments on Sun Jun 04, 2006 at 10:56 AM PDT with 180 Recommends
Football has been my favorite sport for many years. Some of my fondest memories are of going with my Dad as an 8 year old to high school football games he officiated on weekends; and for close to a ...
by thirty three and a third
Comment Count 195 comments on Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 10:38 PM PST with 178 Recommends
Yesterday we explored whether conservatives truly believe in democracy. ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 241 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2009 at 04:29 AM PDT with 161 Recommends
In addition to being the 12th anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11/2001, today is another important anniversary: the 40th anniversary of the military coup in Chile that toppled socialist ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 143 comments on Wed Sep 11, 2013 at 08:46 AM PDT with 111 Recommends
Cross posted at the front pages of Pen and Sword , ePluribus ...
by Jeff Huber
Comment Count 248 comments on Tue Dec 26, 2006 at 08:53 AM PST with 109 Recommends
The Nation magazine, in order to promote the e-book collection of Kurt Vonnegut's works that they are currently offering, put up one of Vonnegut's many insightful pieces of social criticism on their ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 05:55 PM PDT with 89 Recommends
In a 1984 interview John O’Sullivan asked Friedrich Hayek to explain the contradiction between the reality of English freedom and his argument that economic planning leads down the Road to ...
by Glenn Melancon
Comment Count 99 comments on Wed May 16, 2012 at 07:52 AM PDT with 88 Recommends
Earlier this morning, John Kerry described the planned attack on Syria as "unbelievably small": "We will be able to hold Bashar al-Assad accountable without engaging in troops on the ground or any ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 174 comments on Mon Sep 09, 2013 at 06:19 AM PDT with 86 Recommends
Earlier today, the Congressional Progressive Caucus sent the White House a list of 67 questions as a follow-up to the conference call CPC members had with the White House last week and their ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 63 comments on Mon Sep 09, 2013 at 05:26 PM PDT with 84 Recommends
by IllinoisMom
Comment Count 115 comments on Thu Oct 13, 2005 at 11:24 AM PDT with 77 Recommends
In October of 1991 a convergence of powerful weather systems created a monster storm in the cold waters of the North Atlantic. It killed the entire crew of the fishing boat Andrea Gail among other ...
by BobboSphere
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 12:18 PM PST with 65 Recommends