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I watched some of President Obama's comments in his press conference today, one day after I sent him ...
by Eric Stetson
Comment Count 627 comments on Tue Dec 07, 2010 at 09:01 PM PST with 491 Recommends
Ah the the classic list of blame the victim excuses "she dressed older than her age" "wearing make-up" "fashions more appropriate to a woman in her 20s" "She would hang out with teenage boys at ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 302 comments on Wed Mar 09, 2011 at 10:36 AM PST with 436 Recommends
I don't think it's a big secret that I wanted to move back home to rural Iowa some day. When I was well my mom's farm would have cost six months to a year's pay and something less well kept and ...
by Stranded Wind
Comment Count 158 comments on Wed May 04, 2011 at 10:15 AM PDT with 342 Recommends
I apologize in advance for the length of this diary. I hope that you find it worth reading, as I have to get this off of my chest, and try to channel the anger out of my body and soul and into ...
by Explodingkitchen
Comment Count 201 comments on Sun Apr 03, 2011 at 02:00 AM PDT with 260 Recommends
This is a rare piece, juxtaposed betwixt my regular pieces. OK, now I got your attention! I am sorry for the subterfuge. However, this is actually a more important piece that the title indicates.
by Translator
Comment Count 152 comments on Fri Jul 08, 2011 at 11:56 PM PDT with 235 Recommends
I live in rural Maine. I do what I can do, when it comes to the changeover. I am not opposed to the changeover. I managed to publish a test diary there--with my old OS and old laptop. I took me 90 ...
by commonmass
Comment Count 414 comments on Mon Jan 31, 2011 at 02:31 PM PST with 228 Recommends
The race is not always to the swift... Federal funds are running out at the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center, and officials plan to close the site and euthanize hundreds of the tortoises they'...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 104 comments on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 09:16 PM PDT with 186 Recommends
When Leaves on the Current met him in a gas station in the southside of Virginia, they called him Midnight. She renamed him Cielito he looked like the heavens at night, with a splash of white ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 99 comments on Tue Aug 13, 2013 at 08:07 PM PDT with 175 Recommends
The support of a majority of Democrats for government monitoring of our private communications is shocking. Pew research center recently followed up on a poll done on public opinion of government ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 190 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 08:27 PM PDT with 143 Recommends
I'm writing this diary nearing the end of what has been a tiring week. To be fair to the parties involved I am not even directly involved in the events to cause the weariness, I am but a side ...
by idbecrazyif
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2012 at 09:45 PM PDT with 84 Recommends
I've been trying to come up with something to write about pooties and woozles and birds and such, but I'm having trouble. See, I'm distracted. I'm a bit under the weather, I'm missing a textbook I ...
by Shaviv
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Apr 01, 2010 at 01:19 PM PDT with 72 Recommends
A couple of years ago I was very busy visiting and helping a dear long-term friend who suffered from some mysterious illness which caused spells of partial paralysis. I had a key to his house and ...
by Mayfly
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 12:22 PM PDT with 70 Recommends
Congratulations, Ronald Reagan. Congratulations, George Bush Jr. Congratulations, the whole world is witnessing this.
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2009 at 08:39 AM PDT with 62 Recommends
For many years, the rural hamlet of Ghent, Columbia County, New York, had an iconic house. It was on the main street, State Route 66. It was quirky, and it was an eccentric landmark. It was a small ...
by davidseth
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Sep 26, 2012 at 02:50 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
Forgive me for being out of the loop lately on the whole Democratic stimulus package. I've been doing the whole, you know, life thing. But I just saw Rachel Maddow's show and I'm in shock. Did she ...
by TocqueDeville
Comment Count 197 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2009 at 08:39 PM PST with 46 Recommends
It is extremely difficult to write this diary, but I have to get my feelings out or else they will eat the life out of me. You know, one always think they are invisible from bad things happening ...
by LUlion07
Comment Count 60 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2008 at 12:55 PM PST with 40 Recommends
I am depressed. When I am depressed I listen to the Smiths. Come join me in listening to the Smiths. You Depressed? Don’t listen to the Smiths when depressed? Share who you listen to when you��
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 61 comments on Sat Apr 12, 2014 at 06:49 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
My cat Molly, whom I have had since I was almost 7 years old, passed away eight days ago. Only now am I taking the effort to blog here about it. She has been ill for more than two weeks now with ...
by KingofSpades
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Oct 17, 2010 at 01:42 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Sometimes when I am depressed I listen to songs that hold powerful memories for me, and although they make me think of even more depressing moments, but it feels right. All the songs below might ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon Apr 25, 2011 at 07:18 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
I would like to ask for some encouragement please. more below the fold:
by math4barack
Comment Count 110 comments on Wed Apr 14, 2010 at 08:35 PM PDT with 35 Recommends