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The Democratic response to the Republican Pledge to America has been factual about its economics. The September 26, 2010 Sunday NY Times editorial goes through the economic details, and Democrats ...
by George Lakoff
Comment Count 251 comments on Sun Sep 26, 2010 at 11:59 PM PDT with 260 Recommends
There is a Lyle Lovett song that has a verse which is on my mind this morning. It goes like this: “I understand too, too late There are things that you do and say that you can never take back ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 208 comments on Mon Nov 19, 2012 at 05:12 AM PST with 175 Recommends
Read My Lips: No New Taxes by Grover G. Norquist, the president of Americans for Tax Reform. Op-Ed Contributor, nytimes....
by jamess
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat Aug 06, 2011 at 09:44 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
I've taught my children to think for themselves and to avoid adopting a religion based only on their parents religious beliefs. Of my three children I have two that are atheists and one that is ...
by Cheney
Comment Count 107 comments on Thu Jul 14, 2011 at 10:11 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
This is short, but I thought maybe a laugh might be in order after all the awful photos, the shooting.... The Tea party protest Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) led crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance. He ...
by Julie Gulden
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Nov 05, 2009 at 02:54 PM PST with 36 Recommends
by Lois Murphy For Congress
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Feb 23, 2006 at 01:34 PM PST with 34 Recommends
This post is inspired by LeanneB 's. How many of us have extras of these things? ...
by whataretheysmoking
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Jan 13, 2010 at 10:45 AM PST with 26 Recommends
And here we have the slapdown rebuttal to Senator Coburn's "all porn is gay" Chief of Staff who (approvingly)
by rhetoricus
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Nov 16, 2009 at 08:37 PM PST with 24 Recommends
As you may or may not be aware, much of the GOP, and especially those of the Tea-brained variety, stand so tough against Any and ALL Taxes -- because they have Signed a Pledge . Not a ...
by jamess
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Jul 11, 2011 at 07:39 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
I think Obama has had a pretty damn good week. He exceeded expectations on his trip overseas, and all I hear is the media and McC[ompl]ain being more critical of him. It's getting on my nerves. It ...
by Muzikal203
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2008 at 03:34 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Co-authored by Jesse Lava Charles and David Koch appear to be pushing their right-wing ideology to the bitter end. And it’s time for Americans to stop helping them. The Koch brothers are major ...
by RobertGreenwald
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Apr 17, 2012 at 10:40 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
I am the youngest of six children. Hard-working blue-collar dad, stay-at-home mom. My four sisters and I all have masters-level degrees; my brother owns his own business. We live the American dream.
by rockchalk
Comment Count 54 comments on Sun Sep 14, 2008 at 11:08 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
There has been talk of boycotting advertisers of ABC's debate of April 16, 2008. Always a thorny subject, because without the advertiser explaining how their ad landed in a given time slot, because ...
by kravitz
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Apr 17, 2008 at 02:50 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
So, Mitch McConnell has appointed Arizona's junior Senator, Jon Kyl, to the Super Committee. Whoopee! I imagine we'll hear a lot of remarks from the Senator about how homeless people cause "90 ...
by Mother Mags
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Aug 10, 2011 at 10:17 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
After finishing school, I'm convinced that most of the significant knowledge we gain as American citizens is from watching " Seinfeld " reruns. For example, in the episode entitled "...
by Tortmaster
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue May 06, 2008 at 03:10 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Make no mistake, the falsely titled H.R. 8, passed on August 2, 2012 by Rep. Adam Kinzinger and House Republicans is a job-killing and deficit-increasing bill that diminishes opportunity for our hard-
by Wanda Rohl for Congress IL 16
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 01:55 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
(In this case, RIP meaning "retire in peace," and shut up, go home, blah.) Sorry to burst your bubble, readers, but he isn't physically gone, it's just that (potentially), Grovers' powers are fading.
by imobannon
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Jul 16, 2012 at 08:16 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Nov 14, 2011 at 06:01 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Intermittently, there are some diaries on this site that criticize NPR for biased reporting and declaring never to donate a single cent to NPR. While some of the criticism is valid, one must not ...
by The Revenge of Shakshuka
Comment Count 43 comments on Thu Nov 19, 2009 at 08:47 AM PST with 13 Recommends
by joe quigley
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2015 at 10:43 AM PST with 12 Recommends