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In what could be the final nail in the coffin of John McCain's hopes (such as they were) in the state of Iowa, we discover that yesterday's photo-op in the flood-ravaged areas came AGAINST ...
by dansac
Comment Count 294 comments on Fri Jun 20, 2008 at 05:12 AM PDT with 934 Recommends
Why Doesn't the World Care About Pakistanis? I'm curious; I really am. The text message ...
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 517 comments on Sun Aug 22, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT with 702 Recommends
I often think about what passes for humor. Sometimes we joke during tragedy, trying to find a way to cope with it. Sometimes we laugh at another person's misfortune. If that person isn't really ...
by Diogenes2008
Comment Count 526 comments on Wed Sep 23, 2009 at 02:47 PM PDT with 680 Recommends
It is hard right now in Iowa. We have had tornados and floods that have destroyed lives and homes. But during this tough time, Obama is present in a wonderful way. I live in a town right along the ...
by InMyLifeIowa
Comment Count 197 comments on Tue Jun 17, 2008 at 06:59 PM PDT with 675 Recommends
Barack Obama and his campaign are using the power of their e-mail list and website to help organize relief efforts for people in the Midwest devastated by the intense floods. I recieved an e-mail ...
Comment Count 315 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2008 at 09:28 AM PDT with 652 Recommends
As the workweek begins tomorrow, every Interstate Highway and railroad across Iowa is closed by flooding. Wisconsin isn't faring much better, with I-94 across the state flooded out along with one of ...
by SlyDi
Comment Count 347 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2008 at 07:59 PM PDT with 563 Recommends
by blksista
Comment Count 161 comments on Tue Aug 29, 2006 at 10:04 PM PDT with 491 Recommends
Faith Based Federal Emergency Responses simply won't do anymore John McWon't... This isn't enough buddy...
by Billary Redux
Comment Count 428 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2008 at 06:35 PM PDT with 481 Recommends
I know everyone wants to talk about the horrific aftermath of the Tucson shooting (and it was a terrible tragedy), who's to blame for it, issues regarding mental health, gun control, etc. etc. etc. ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 230 comments on Wed Jan 12, 2011 at 05:08 AM PST with 470 Recommends
Just Back from Pakistan, human rights activist and filmmaker Feryal Ali Gauhar describes the suffering thusly: "This Is the Worst Catastrophe to Hit Any State Since Biblical Times" http://www....
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 194 comments on Mon Sep 20, 2010 at 01:05 PM PDT with 470 Recommends
Yeah, it's that bad. From UN Dispatch : The flooding just keeps getting worse and worse. On Saturday, the UN estimated that 4 million ...
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 201 comments on Mon Aug 09, 2010 at 11:16 AM PDT with 456 Recommends
Three tropical cyclones churned the waters around Australia on March 11, 2015, including Pam, which reached ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 297 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 439 Recommends
I live in central New Mexico about 1/4 mile from one of the big irrigation ditches along the Rio Grande river. Two weeks ago they told us there would be no more water this year after August 15th ...
by lissablack
Comment Count 130 comments on Fri Aug 24, 2012 at 01:55 PM PDT with 403 Recommends
The obliviousness about humanity's impact on weather patterns due to climate change continues for all too many in the media. The Washington Post 's Howard Kurtz provides today's example.
by A Siegel
Comment Count 164 comments on Mon May 17, 2010 at 09:11 AM PDT with 375 Recommends
There's too much heat in the oceans. Way too much heat. Hot water has surged across the equator in the Pacific and a deep pool of very hot water is building off of Mexico's west coast. Tropical ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 151 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 01:30 PM PDT with 356 Recommends
by luckydog
Comment Count 152 comments on Mon Aug 21, 2006 at 10:53 AM PDT with 312 Recommends
276 record highs, smoke from Arizona fires covering the midwest in a spring of record conflagrations and the media is talking about photos of a guy's shorts. Climate disruption has literally set ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 138 comments on Tue Jun 07, 2011 at 03:13 PM PDT with 298 Recommends
Bleeding Heartland has been sparring with some Iowa Republican bloggers about the appropriate policy responses to the recent catastrophic flooding (...
by desmoinesdem
Comment Count 212 comments on Sun Jun 22, 2008 at 05:29 AM PDT with 287 Recommends
Quick- What are your impressions of this man?: This man?:
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 339 comments on Thu Aug 19, 2010 at 10:20 AM PDT with 285 Recommends
If a child cries in the flood plains and nobody listens, does it make a sound?
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 67 comments on Mon Aug 30, 2010 at 08:49 PM PDT with 269 Recommends