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Dear Republicans; does it hurt? Does it sting your consciences to be associated with the Arizona killer, Jared Loughner? It seems like it must. It certainly should. You and your surrogates are ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 468 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 04:53 AM PST with 767 Recommends
I thought I would update you on the events that have unfolded today locally. All the local networks are covering this 24/7 and new information is being added often. Gabby is in a medically induced ...
by Desert Rose
Comment Count 448 comments on Sun Jan 09, 2011 at 02:02 PM PST with 657 Recommends
I'm tired of beating around the bush arguing about evidence of whether Jared Loughner was or wasn't motivated to assassinate Rep. Gabrielle Giffords last Saturday by far-right-wing craziness. Of ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 477 comments on Tue Jan 11, 2011 at 08:58 PM PST with 610 Recommends
and I do not mean just how to title this diary, which is a problem. I am struggling with the prices we seem willing to pay in lives. Watching Rachel last night was part of it - there are simply ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 576 comments on Tue Jan 11, 2011 at 03:37 AM PST with 464 Recommends
Paul Krugman opens up his column, "[http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/10/opinion/10krugman.html Climate of Hate]," in Monday's New York Times, asking his readers if they were surprised by the events in ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 243 comments on Sun Jan 09, 2011 at 09:02 PM PST with 436 Recommends
Note: This is a repost from yesterday; I really think this point needs to be spread quickly to counter the tiresome and obvious idiocy going around. Yup, regular as clockwork, there's already FB ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 237 comments on Sat Apr 20, 2013 at 09:32 AM PDT with 313 Recommends
Quick and dirty without analysis (a little prattling only). Chris Cilliza of the WaPo confirms what ...
by mahakali overdrive
Comment Count 390 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 05:01 PM PST with 241 Recommends
Its become apparent to most that Jared Loughner is probably suffering from some form of mental illness. While that's an important part of understanding what drove Loughner to launch his deadly attack,
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 274 comments on Sun Jan 23, 2011 at 09:12 PM PST with 214 Recommends
I find much to agree with in what Brendan Nyhan said yesterday : People have been ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 382 comments on Tue Jan 11, 2011 at 03:04 PM PST with 162 Recommends
There is an argument raging on the blogs and elsewhere as to what caused Jared Loughner’s murderous rampage. It is starting to settle down to the an argument about political speech, the Left ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Jan 12, 2011 at 06:18 AM PST with 70 Recommends
Initially, I had intended to post about both this and the continuing lies about BoyBlue's diary on Hardball, but between dinner and waiting for the video to come up,
by Hayate Yagami
Comment Count 105 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 08:41 PM PST with 63 Recommends
Rarely have I seen such a desperate attempt to evade reality as has occurred since the shooting rampage in Tuscon. It would seem to be a fairly non-controversial notion that when a politician is ...
by KingOneEye
Comment Count 39 comments on Sun Jan 09, 2011 at 07:53 PM PST with 54 Recommends
Edit: thanks to all who pointed out that the mental illness opinions by the girlfriend were the wrong thing to focus on in this interview. I have changed the title accordingly. Jared Loughner'
by Swampfoot
Comment Count 123 comments on Thu Jan 13, 2011 at 02:57 PM PST with 42 Recommends
A common delusion for paranoid schizophrenics is that they are the victim of some elaborate mind control program. Jared Loughner believed this, and said that language and "grammar" were key to the ...
by bernardpliers
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Jan 22, 2011 at 11:45 AM PST with 40 Recommends
Since I did a quick compilation of a rogue's gallery of white, native-U.S.-born Christian terrorists and other mass murderers to help counter the "Tsarnaev Means All Muslim Immigrants Are Evil" ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 07:26 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
I thought I would share the statement that former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords husband, Mark Kelly read to Jared Loughner at his sentencing hearing in Tucson Arizona. Loughner killed six people and ...
by Marina Asbury
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 04:26 PM PST with 37 Recommends
It is tragic that it took the attempted assassination of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and the murder and wounding of 18 others to bring home to most of us the horror of years of rightwing violence, ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Jan 12, 2011 at 11:36 AM PST with 34 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 152 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 06:40 PM PST with 30 Recommends
It seems to me that we'd forgotten who Obama truly was. we'd forgotten the depth of empathy, compassion and stirring Hope that he could bring to the table. if anyone was born to fulfill a task, to ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Jan 13, 2011 at 07:03 AM PST with 28 Recommends
Unlike some, I will not attempt to make murderer and would-be political assassin Jared Loughner, a poster-boy for the Tea Party. As it turns out, such a feat would do Mr. Loughner an injustice, ...
by tim wise
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 07:40 AM PST with 27 Recommends