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Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz has a powerful post (h/t to University of Oregon Economics Professor Mark Thoma at his [http://economistsview.typepad.com Economist's View blog]) ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 246 comments on Tue Nov 09, 2010 at 02:23 AM PST with 340 Recommends
I mentioned a few diaries ago, that this was going to come down, and now it's front and center. John Taylor, head of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition, said "MERS was the ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 236 comments on Fri Nov 19, 2010 at 05:10 PM PST with 252 Recommends
Wow, there sure as hell is a whole lot of wheeling and dealing going on behind our backs that we probably should be paying more attention to, such as the fact that the Federal Reserve (Wall Street's ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 425 comments on Tue Jan 04, 2011 at 05:00 PM PST with 215 Recommends
I've written about the evils of Homeowners Associations before. I think they are one ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 646 comments on Sun Sep 23, 2007 at 08:09 PM PDT with 210 Recommends
Governor Perdue vetoed the fracking bill S-820 that would have endangered our water supplies, trampled our property rights, crowded our roads with trucks, and fouled our air. Governor Perdue, who ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun Jul 01, 2012 at 06:55 PM PDT with 148 Recommends
The "Bundy Standoff" (diaried by Nachtwulf and Kuparak and many more), centers around right-wing hysteria over the rightfulness of federal ownership of land in Nevada. But it's hard to find the ...
by IpredictAriot
Comment Count 111 comments on Sat Apr 12, 2014 at 04:32 PM PDT with 144 Recommends
Jane Kleeb of Bold Nebraska, a Keystone XL foe. Josh Israel and Katie Valentine at ThinkProgress have taken note of how ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 78 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2015 at 11:14 AM PST with 109 Recommends
In 1210, at the height of the bloody Cathar Crusade, Simon de Montfort aimed his siege weapon at the town of Minerve, and the Minerveans called the big trebuchet Malvoisine , or Bad Neighbor , as it ...
by DrLori
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Oct 30, 2012 at 02:22 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
A while back I did a thought experiment. Starting from the premise that the Second Amendment Right of the People to Keep and Bear Arms is impermissibly infringed by (1) background checks, because ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 114 comments on Fri May 03, 2013 at 09:17 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
lawyerly demands The following communication is largely self-explanatory, but worthy of commentary, none the less. I'm even tempted to say, "I told you so." This is, however, another one of ...
by hannah
Comment Count 30 comments on Sat Jan 19, 2013 at 02:35 AM PST with 41 Recommends
I first ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 148 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2007 at 09:36 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Now that no one is holding the Chamber of Commerce legally accountable, and the fact that Fox News has become nothing more than a PAC for the Reagan/Bushites, let us not, please all pretend, that we ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 332 comments on Fri Oct 15, 2010 at 05:47 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
In the past I've written about the scourge sent upon the Earth that ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 73 comments on Fri Feb 26, 2010 at 11:08 AM PST with 34 Recommends
Despite some initial boasting and misdirection the Mortgage Fraud settlement by the Too Big To Jail Banks is actually... total bullshit. From ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Mar 19, 2012 at 10:22 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
When it rains it pours, and if you're a Palestinian it seems you're stuck in a perpetual monsoon. I wouldn't normally publish back to back diaries on Israel Supreme Court rulings , but this one is ...
by subir
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 01:58 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
I've been away from Kos for a while for a lot of reasons. What spare writing time I've had has been devoted to a contribution I'm making to a book on sustainability. My piece looks at the way John ...
by Eric Zencey
Comment Count 84 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2008 at 07:38 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
As a man you are less likely to be ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Mar 08, 2011 at 09:33 AM PST with 29 Recommends
For most of the past few decades, every right wing pundit, lobby, and politician have been on a trigger-alert at any suggested restriction of the right to Do Whatever You Please with your own ...
by charliehall2
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Aug 03, 2010 at 01:43 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
by Naturegal
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Oct 25, 2006 at 08:57 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
KV Pharmaceuticals Wins The Future : Preventing preterm ...
by ActivistGuy
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Mar 14, 2011 at 06:30 PM PDT with 26 Recommends