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As usual, Dick Cheney, the talking meatsticks, the right wing noise machine and even some of us here are getting wrapped up in and lost in side issues and distractions – some of which may or ...
by clammyc
Comment Count 370 comments on Fri May 15, 2009 at 05:42 AM PDT with 653 Recommends
by buhdydharma
Comment Count 268 comments on Thu Nov 02, 2006 at 03:13 PM PST with 160 Recommends
It is simple. And it isn’t just her. But since this is just the latest incident of hate speech from the right wing talking meatsticks, she is just as good an example as any. It could be ...
by clammyc
Comment Count 280 comments on Sat Mar 03, 2007 at 06:06 PM PST with 141 Recommends
by Bob Johnson
Comment Count 63 comments on Thu Oct 27, 2005 at 08:44 AM PDT with 81 Recommends
Wow, seems that Senator Obama was spot-on about the bitter voters of some small towns in America. Here's a good case-in-point. Remember the woman who asked Sen. Obama about lapel pins during the ...
by pmb
Comment Count 159 comments on Thu Apr 17, 2008 at 07:15 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
I am posting this diary only as a brief distraction for my fellow Kossacks. I have maxed out my contributions to Barack and have donated to several down ticket races thousands of miles from my home.
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 57 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2008 at 10:58 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
DISTRACTED Squirrel has come to be short-hand for being distracted which is exactly what happened to what I was planning to write this morning. I had a topic in mind since Tuesday. I had mapped ...
by TexDem
Comment Count 460 comments on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 07:30 AM PST with 40 Recommends
As you all know by now, the McCain campaign announced they will go all out negative as a last desperate attempt to take the economy off the table and focus on Obama instead. Shame on them.
by evathia
Comment Count 47 comments on Sat Oct 04, 2008 at 11:42 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
by BentLiberal
Comment Count 73 comments on Mon Aug 28, 2006 at 03:34 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
There is a reason why Paul Krugman is a Nobel Prize-winning economist, and not a political operative who seeks to elect more and better Democrats. Case in point:
by Benintn
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon Oct 25, 2010 at 08:47 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Another in a series of late-night mental health diaries. This one will focus on the amazing birds of the Okavango Delta of Botswana. I was fortunate enough to travel there earlier this year for a ...
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Oct 21, 2008 at 11:19 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Another in a series of mental health / brief distraction diaries. I was fortunate enough to visit the Okavango Delta of Botswana earlier this year on a photography vacation and these shots are a ...
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 30 comments on Thu Oct 23, 2008 at 09:13 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
I DON'T KNOW WHAT EVERYONE IS YELLING ABOUT! OK, so I thought some of us could use a sanity diary, and I figger I'm the guy to provide one. I am not an fancy big-city lawyer, or an economist, or ...
by Shelbyville Manhattan
Comment Count 118 comments on Mon Sep 29, 2008 at 11:52 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
If you caught Orly Taitz's full strait-jacket meltdown on MSNBC with Dave Schuster and Tamron Hall you probably thought you'd seen it all. Well...no you haven't. What if I told you Phil Berg (...
by henry porter
Comment Count 69 comments on Tue Aug 04, 2009 at 07:25 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
by jamess
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 09:37 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
distract : verb to draw attention away . The party leadership now has a way to distract us from the public option in conference. They allowed the Stupidpak ...
by VA gentlewoman
Comment Count 37 comments on Mon Nov 09, 2009 at 12:06 AM PST with 23 Recommends
If you haven't figured it out already, ideas such as " Operation Hilarity " (denunciations of which currently dominate the Rec List) owe their traction to two things: 1) the American public is ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Feb 15, 2012 at 09:08 PM PST with 20 Recommends
Thought the community might enjoy a modest diversion from the spate of "Why my candidate is the Messiah, and yours is the Anti-Christ, and he/she can't beat the GOP in November" offerings. About a ...
by aravir
Comment Count 90 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2007 at 10:56 AM PST with 20 Recommends
by tim779
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Jul 12, 2006 at 09:37 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster ] As the sickening urgency and excitement of war ripples across our consciousness once again ( livetweets from a bombing run witness! ), it would be very well to ...
by paradox
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2014 at 07:09 AM PDT with 16 Recommends