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I think right now every oil company in the world says, I don’t want to pay $100 million a day to cut corners on drilling a well. And that’s where I believe the market system ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 341 comments on Fri Jul 02, 2010 at 12:38 PM PDT with 622 Recommends
A comment in my most ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 308 comments on Sat Aug 06, 2011 at 10:02 PM PDT with 369 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by Dragon5616
Comment Count 233 comments on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 52 Recommends
This week Morning Feature will explore why conspiracy theories are so pervasive in our political discourse. Today we explore common reasons people are attracted to conspiracy theories: ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 140 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2009 at 04:07 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Sep 26, 2006 at 12:01 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
We know what Tea Partyism is about: Fear and anger based on racism and bigotry, and hatred of Wall Street for enriching itself at our expense, instead of letting us enrich ourselves at the expense ...
by Mokurai
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Aug 01, 2010 at 12:32 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Top Comments strives to recognize and promote each day's outstanding comments through nominations made by Kossacks like you. Send ...
by Dragon5616
Comment Count 38 comments on Sat Apr 16, 2011 at 07:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Here I briefly wish to examine the idea of "utopia" for its contribution to progressive ideals, specifically w/ reference to Thomas More's Utopia . Conceptually, "utopia" is ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon Dec 07, 2009 at 12:01 PM PST with 25 Recommends
Juan Cole on Brits Leaving: A Rout Nobody is really buying Vice-Decider Cheney's spin , trying to ...
by Mark Adams
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Feb 23, 2007 at 10:00 AM PST with 25 Recommends
I'm an optimist at heart. I see half-full glasses everywhere I look, and get frustrated when others complain that they're half-empty, or aren't willing to join me in filling them. Especially when "...
by raines
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Apr 30, 2012 at 11:49 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
To anyone of a certain age, there was a time when the future seemed bright and full of endless possibilities. By the 21st century, we would surely be riding in flying cars, living on the moon, and ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 10:15 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.
by TPau
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2009 at 09:34 AM PST with 21 Recommends
Monday! As you can see by Itzl's concerned look, this group is for us to check in at to let people know we are alive, doing OK, and not affected by such things as heat, blizzards, floods, wild fires,
by BadKitties
Comment Count 71 comments on Sun Aug 11, 2013 at 09:55 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Jun 07, 2006 at 08:58 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Now here's an anti-socialist complaint for the ages! Never mind that this particular utopian fantasy, the one we call "socialism," has motivated the most powerful global movement to change the ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 40 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 08:01 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
This will be a historical look at the art of mind-changing. The political reality of the day requires that a lot of people change their minds about political realities, and especially about what is ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2009 at 06:45 PM PST with 14 Recommends
I don’t intend to be a frequent diarist or commenter, I will never use the word “Breaking” in a title, I will not comment on polls, Rush, or Fox and I will militate against ...
by Doc Magnus
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2007 at 08:50 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
We're cooking all our meats on rotisseries on this cookout. Every meat is marinated or injected with seasonings in advance, and slowly roasted, slowly turning, over hot coals. We have a big crowd, ...
by bigjacbigjacbigjac
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Jun 20, 2012 at 03:59 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
The New York Review of Books has this fascinating article on the future of libraries and Google's electronic library project. http://www.nybooks.com/articles/22281 The basic argument goes that ...
by upstate NY
Comment Count 52 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2009 at 01:34 PM PST with 11 Recommends
There is no such thing as true perfection. Nevertheless, one can still say "perfect world" as a short-hand for a future where the core of what we seek for mankind is sought to the fullest, and the ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Oct 26, 2009 at 07:49 PM PDT with 10 Recommends