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For the past several years I have secretly, quietly, and sometimes obsessively come to the Daily Kos for updates on progressive thinking. As you know, recently there has been great debate over the ...
by epic
Comment Count 282 comments on Sun Mar 23, 2008 at 03:48 PM PDT with 642 Recommends
Dear Senator, You may think that your position on health care reform pushed you over the top in the last election. It didn't. You probably have polls saying that the money rolled in because of ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 224 comments on Tue Dec 15, 2009 at 01:46 PM PST with 571 Recommends
I awoke to the the following teaser on my RSS feed from none other than Mark Halperin this morning. Mark Halperin's new "One Nation" column: The President (with help from -Biden-...
by DJShay
Comment Count 352 comments on Mon Apr 26, 2010 at 03:35 AM PDT with 481 Recommends
by dsteffen
Comment Count 246 comments on Sun Jun 11, 2006 at 06:37 PM PDT with 405 Recommends
Ever since Nate Silver hired the Global Warming denialist Roger Pielke over at the new fivethirtyeight.com website, I have to admit that I've been a bit curious as to what kind of articles we might ...
by pollwatcher
Comment Count 190 comments on Mon Apr 21, 2014 at 05:15 AM PDT with 231 Recommends
The Bush 43 presidency has proven the overwhelming necessity of the "3 C's" --Character, Compassion, Competence--that should be required qualities of any person elected as president. Any ...
by witchamakallit
Comment Count 138 comments on Sun Feb 11, 2007 at 03:18 PM PST with 194 Recommends
Are we insane? Have we lost our bearings completely???? Are we really going to be content with simply attacking John McCain, the person and defending Obama, the person? It's not about why McCain ...
by howgroovy
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Aug 24, 2008 at 09:45 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
So I was just reading some findings from a study of independents. I noticed this little nugget :
by dansac
Comment Count 71 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2008 at 08:31 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
“Damn you, Barack Obama! You’re not Clark Kent with a tan! You’re not gay! You’re not Bernie Sanders!! You’re not an idealist with 10 or 12 rigid, unyielding ...
by Pangloss
Comment Count 91 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2009 at 11:49 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
I know it seems a geological eon ago, but remember the resignation of Clinton campaign manager Patti Solis Doyle? And how Doyle never told Clinton about the campaign's massive hemorrhaging of cash, ...
by PaulLoeb
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2008 at 06:21 PM PST with 34 Recommends
“The media doesn’t understand life membership in the NRA; they don’t understand getting up at 3 a.m. to hunt a moose; they don’t understand eating a mooseburger; ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 109 comments on Wed Sep 03, 2008 at 12:23 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
Okay - someone has to do it - and I haven't seen it elsewhere - even from the eloquent and incisive Mr. Greenwald - so here goes. The reasons why the FISA capitulation is an enormity are ...
by Boxer7
Comment Count 45 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2008 at 08:54 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
If Barack Obama had lost 11 contests in a row, he’d be done already. If Barack Obama had run out of money in mid-February, loaned his campaign $5 million, and refused to release his tax ...
by Pangloss
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Mar 24, 2008 at 07:29 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
I want to share a moment that illustrates, yet again, what an exceptional human being we are on the cusp of electing to the Presidency of the United States of America. On this crisp, stunningly ...
by dragpa gyaltsen
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2008 at 09:32 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
by Papageno
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jul 14, 2006 at 11:10 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Some people - a lot of people, in fact, dubiously gifted with partial intelligence and minimal self-awareness - will simply never get the memo that they are not universal geniuses. It is just ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 139 comments on Mon Aug 30, 2010 at 02:25 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Say what you will about the Carter administration...he had some very bright people around him. This will be a short diary, but the bottom line is that talent counts. Everytime I've ever seen Zbig ...
by Keith930
Comment Count 41 comments on Sun Feb 07, 2010 at 11:40 AM PST with 19 Recommends
...fuck exactly how the President chooses to go about passing strong public option legislation. Guarantee a veto without it or don't; use the word "must" or just express a strong preference; ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 207 comments on Tue Sep 01, 2009 at 02:58 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
The utter incompetence of the Bush/Cheney Administration has long been acknowleged by the entire world with the exception of a small sliver of Republican Party members in the US who overdosed on Fox ...
by richprust
Comment Count 59 comments on Sun Feb 10, 2008 at 07:11 PM PST with 14 Recommends
I just got back from the health food store, where I was asking people, "Do you know how many houses you own?" A rich person (someone who makes over $5 million/year) like John McCain might be ...
by mdb
Comment Count 95 comments on Thu Aug 21, 2008 at 11:37 AM PDT with 13 Recommends