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I was very surprised to hear Barracuda being played at the RNC given the political views of the band Heart and, in particular, Ann and Nancy Wilson. These are strong women who've made their way in ...
by MsLibrarian
Comment Count 610 comments on Fri Sep 05, 2008 at 05:21 AM PDT with 1103 Recommends
We, the undersigned, have played various parts in building a network called the Internet. We wrote and debugged the software; we defined the standards and protocols that talk over that ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 160 comments on Thu Sep 30, 2010 at 05:09 AM PDT with 396 Recommends
The dramatic rescue of Captain Richard Phillips from Somali pirates made for smash headlines in the U.S. and around the world, but ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 259 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2009 at 11:16 AM PDT with 319 Recommends
The worldwide distress of financial meltdown is one sign of corporate disregard for the common good. CEOs, regulators, investors, and governments chose short-term self interest over long-...
by teacherken
Comment Count 230 comments on Mon Nov 24, 2008 at 03:20 AM PST with 273 Recommends
I wrote here some 40 hours ago, that Israel is determined to act as ...
by Assaf
Comment Count 343 comments on Mon May 31, 2010 at 01:25 AM PDT with 198 Recommends
According to a U.S. official, Captain Richard ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 476 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2009 at 08:57 AM PDT with 187 Recommends
Recently, I was visiting with a friend. He was very excited to show me a video about an amazing new virtual choir project. The video is 17 minutes and is well worth that time: http://www.ted.com/...
by elfling
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Jan 18, 2012 at 09:53 AM PST with 184 Recommends
First, I mean no insult to another diary posted (and now recommended) regarding concerns with your private data on the internet, the NSA, etc. However, the root philosophy of this seems to be a bit ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 115 comments on Sat Jul 13, 2013 at 06:47 AM PDT with 115 Recommends
"Cinéma Vérité" as Political Propaganda Paul Greengrass is a gifted director who specializes in historical reenactments, a once marginal genre that in recent years hits the sweet spot, earning ...
by Ted Rall
Comment Count 344 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 08:48 AM PST with 100 Recommends
At Salon, Alex Koppelman makes a couple points about the media hysteria ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 329 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2009 at 10:02 AM PDT with 91 Recommends
This is about international law and human rights. The story is bigger, much bigger, than the individuals involved. It always has been. It always will be. This morning our time the Israeli Navy ...
by Tom J
Comment Count 373 comments on Tue Jun 30, 2009 at 07:12 AM PDT with 63 Recommends
Five to fifteen million dollars worth of oil goes missing on a DAILY basis from Iraq, the [http://www.nytimes.com/2007/05/12/world/middleeast/12oil.html?_r=1&hp&oref=slogin New York Times is ...
by theyrereal
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri May 11, 2007 at 11:49 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
Last week we saw an unprecedented attack on the freedom of the Internet by our government. It begin with the seizure of 82 domains by the DoJ and ended with a whole variety of moves, both legal and ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Dec 05, 2010 at 09:05 AM PST with 49 Recommends
Earlier this week, *BeninSC* asked us what diaries we have in our hopper . I didn't mention it in the comment I made, but this is at the very top of my "diary ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 133 comments on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
UPDATE: The Internet Blacklist Bill has been stopped this morning. See end of diary for details: Part 1: The Internet Coup d'etat The " ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Nov 19, 2010 at 12:35 PM PST with 44 Recommends
My son has made the error of being 12 years old and having a minor but rather long-enduring breathing problem that flares up from time to time. He also made the error of not having been born rich. ...
by Cartoon Peril
Comment Count 59 comments on Thu Oct 08, 2009 at 10:30 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
This Just In: Sunday Morning and Mastercard is down again . ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 40 comments on Sun Dec 12, 2010 at 02:02 PM PST with 42 Recommends
Israel military has boarded at least one of the ships, and according to Turkish TV 2 have been killed by Israeli fire. Still trying to figure out exactly what is happening. Let it be clear, ...
by Tom J
Comment Count 44 comments on Sun May 30, 2010 at 08:21 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
How many of you garden? That many? Wow, then you'll know exactly what I'm talking about.
by Noddy
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Nov 25, 2012 at 08:42 AM PST with 40 Recommends
Seriously, that's the excuse. Per the IDF's own video , released to counter the live videos that came from the flotilla before the Israeli ...
by Phoenix Woman
Comment Count 112 comments on Mon May 31, 2010 at 07:56 AM PDT with 40 Recommends