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by Scarce
Comment Count 126 comments on Mon Mar 19, 2012 at 05:25 AM PDT with 400 Recommends
Friends, It was amazing. Every story on the front page of Monday's New York Times told the story of the Age of Greed during which a system known as capitalism is slowly, but surely, killing us: ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 571 comments on Wed Mar 17, 2010 at 02:57 AM PDT with 371 Recommends
Time for an Obama money bomb in honor of St Patrick's day!
by Nonie3234
Comment Count 303 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 04:04 PM PDT with 267 Recommends
Growing up in my family was a wonderful thing, on St. Patrick's Day. My Da would buy presents, we would sing songs, and have a special dinner with all the fixin's. At dinner, Da would talk about ...
by khloemi
Comment Count 403 comments on Tue Mar 16, 2010 at 12:10 PM PDT with 117 Recommends
My wife, a Madison, Wisconsin school teacher, attended a union meeting today to ratify new contracts just hammered out with the Madison Metropolitan School District. Many, but not all, school ...
by Giles Goat Boy
Comment Count 71 comments on Sun Mar 13, 2011 at 05:10 PM PDT with 109 Recommends
Happy Wednesday pootie, woozle, birdie and general critter lovers, and welcome to a special St. Patrick's Day edition of the Wednesday ...
by it really is that important
Comment Count 322 comments on Wed Mar 17, 2010 at 03:34 PM PDT with 81 Recommends
by aphra behn
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun Nov 12, 2006 at 02:53 PM PST with 64 Recommends
by lowkell
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri Mar 17, 2006 at 08:00 PM PST with 64 Recommends
Happy St. Patrick's Day. May all your shamrocks stay green. This may be the only time I do this......devote an entire diary to the joys of being Irish. For those who love the silly cuteness and ...
by The Marti
Comment Count 189 comments on Mon Mar 17, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 63 Recommends
This is a true story about the potato. A little history that points out two things, immigration has never been popular with the established population and sex always sells. Did you know that the ...
by Eddie C
Comment Count 55 comments on Mon Mar 17, 2008 at 09:42 AM PDT with 62 Recommends
This started out to be a piece on some of my favorite Irish music. It very quickly turned into something else. Like me, my wife was of both Scottish and Irish heritage. She was a true Celtic ...
by Otteray Scribe
Comment Count 55 comments on Sat Mar 17, 2012 at 04:00 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
Sit back, put up your feet, and grab yourself a Guinness in honor of St. Paddy's Day! Before you get too tipsy, ...
by Elise
Comment Count 156 comments on Mon Mar 17, 2008 at 07:34 PM PDT with 53 Recommends
Today are my birthdays. I am 52 years old. And 26 years old. It is the 52nd anniversary of my natal birth. It also the 26th anniversary of my sobriety. I am half as old as I am. And yes, I ...
by Frankenoid
Comment Count 82 comments on Thu Mar 17, 2011 at 06:25 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
It started out innocuously enough. A friend posted a link to Gail Collins' column skewering Newt ...
by marykk
Comment Count 58 comments on Sun Mar 13, 2011 at 02:34 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
We have been angry for so long, and it doesn’t show any signs of getting better soon. But even in the worst of times, under the worst of delusional, chimperial appointees, there is still cause ...
by carolita
Comment Count 198 comments on Sat Mar 17, 2007 at 07:31 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
So here we are again approaching St. Patrick’s Day, that time of year when I find myself filled with ancestral pride. And also with burning fury at the little cabals of conservatives who believe ...
by fenway49
Comment Count 67 comments on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 08:07 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
This past Thursday, I worked my first 8-hour workday in seven months - and did it ever feel good. And while it's a cliché, perhaps the luck of the Irish (OK, only 3/4 Irish) helped end a period ...
by Ed Tracey
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Mar 17, 2012 at 07:04 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
If you had the pleasure of meeting him some three hundred years ago, he would have told you he was called Toirdhealbhach Ó Cearbhalláin . Turlough O'Carolan was born in the year 1670 near Nobber, ...
by Otteray Scribe
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Mar 17, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Top o' the morning to you. It's grand to celebrate this greatest of holidays with my friends at the G.O.S. As an Irish American raised in Chicago, I was always keenly aware that my heritage ...
by marykk
Comment Count 61 comments on Sat Mar 17, 2012 at 03:00 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Storytelling was a great part of Irish life for centuries. Bards, a sub-set of the old Druidic order, entertained the rich and powerful, whether Celtic kings or Norman lord. The highest rank of ...
by irishwitch
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat Mar 17, 2012 at 06:54 AM PDT with 32 Recommends