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My heart goes out to all the people displaced by the wildfires in Colorado. There is a lot of suffering and we should do what we can to help. I'm sure the federal government will help out also. ...
by TomP
Comment Count 313 comments on Mon Jul 02, 2012 at 01:23 PM PDT with 433 Recommends
In A bridge falling into the water and a vision for the future gone missing , Laura Clawson points out that the collapse of the Skagit River Bridge on Interstate 5 is symptomatic of a deeper, ...
by Eric Stetson
Comment Count 316 comments on Fri May 24, 2013 at 02:51 PM PDT with 431 Recommends
You're all seeing the same thing now. You've caught on to the fact that the Enlightenment has come and gone... if we stand aside and let it happen. I'm about to do my level best to give you ...
by cskendrick
Comment Count 419 comments on Mon Aug 23, 2010 at 08:51 AM PDT with 404 Recommends
A model based study is full of gloom and doom: Nasa-funded study: industrial civilisation headed for 'irreversible collapse'? It makes our book Global Insanity: How Homo sapiens Lost Touch with ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 407 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2014 at 10:27 AM PDT with 385 Recommends
by RenaRF
Comment Count 239 comments on Wed Jul 05, 2006 at 02:16 PM PDT with 284 Recommends
Crossposted from Antemedius " Our current way of life is unsustainable. We are the first species that will have ...
by Edger
Comment Count 258 comments on Sat Feb 05, 2011 at 04:28 AM PST with 265 Recommends
When I was coming home from the grocery store a few days ago I couldn't escape hearing another idiotic ramp by a truly pathetic woman who went on and on about how we are all in Earth's last ...
by Audreybeardsley
Comment Count 163 comments on Tue May 17, 2011 at 01:50 PM PDT with 243 Recommends
During a discussion about IRS intrusiveness recently, I choose a moment to turn the conversation to the duty of Citizens to pay their Taxes. That is the price we pay for Society , I said, to some ...
by jamess
Comment Count 225 comments on Sat Jun 01, 2013 at 12:46 AM PDT with 241 Recommends
A flu virus plotting to make life miserable for somebody. An out-of-the-ordinary flu epidemic now afflicts the nation. According to the Centers for Disease ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 170 comments on Thu Jan 10, 2013 at 09:03 AM PST with 235 Recommends
This time simply is not like last time. One cannot look back in history and say "This economic recovery is going to follow the recovery of blah, blah, blah." One cannot argue that "This partisan ...
by shpilk
Comment Count 386 comments on Thu Dec 02, 2010 at 05:17 AM PST with 214 Recommends
I ask this - that you watch the 6 minutes plus of the video I have embedded here.
by teacherken
Comment Count 120 comments on Mon Jun 14, 2010 at 02:04 AM PDT with 198 Recommends
The world is going to hell in a handbasket, as everyone knows. Global warming, crushing debt, wars, occupations, terrorism, and moral decay assault us on every hand. Such things make me weep for ...
by AWhitneyBrown
Comment Count 273 comments on Wed Aug 15, 2007 at 08:41 AM PDT with 122 Recommends
There is a new Fort Sumter in Madison, Wisconsin, and a new Civil War is underway. The first Civil War was fought over whether a "nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that ...
by zoniedude
Comment Count 95 comments on Sun Mar 06, 2011 at 12:34 PM PST with 112 Recommends
That recent NASA-sponsored study about the collapse of global industrial civilization? Despite getting a lot of uncritical attention, including here (http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/03/16/1285204/-
by Bob Love
Comment Count 69 comments on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 02:48 PM PDT with 97 Recommends
This is unlike any diary I've ever written here, so I hope you'll bear with me. If you're a California attorney or know one, I hope that you'll activate your network. We're coming up to court ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 52 comments on Wed Dec 21, 2011 at 09:05 PM PST with 82 Recommends
A recent diary eloquently argued that because America is going to hell, we should raise our children to be prepared to leave this country in search of a better place to live. I can sympathize with ...
by Eric Stetson
Comment Count 117 comments on Sat Mar 08, 2014 at 08:40 PM PST with 62 Recommends
Crossposted from the frontpage of Docudharma . Most thoughtful people would agree that we have an obligation to advance the cause of civilization. We owe ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 81 comments on Wed Nov 14, 2007 at 04:31 PM PST with 54 Recommends
Folks, I just wrote an editorial piece that was published today on the ePluribus Media Journal called ...
by GreyHawk
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Jul 27, 2007 at 01:23 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
Muslim outrage. How many times have we heard that phrase? "Muslim leaders are outraged at..." It seems to be a common refrain. And each time it is repeated, I find it a little more difficult to ...
by Jon Stafford
Comment Count 362 comments on Sat Aug 25, 2007 at 09:10 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
The idea of extinction, of some calamity erasing humans from the face of the Earth is an old trope in Science Fiction - and one that's edging more and more into possible reality every day. It'...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 42 comments on Sat Apr 27, 2013 at 06:53 PM PDT with 43 Recommends