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I think George Carlin would be amused that even following his death the mainstream media can’t bring itself to cover the truth about what he had to say. In the majority of the coverage about ...
by LeeCamp
Comment Count 624 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2008 at 11:51 AM PDT with 878 Recommends
April 28 update: Heartland Institute APOLOGIZED, and took down the offending meme! Details here: Heartland Institute Backpedals on George Carlin Bastardized Quote-Meme ! = = = = = = = = = = = =
by AnnieJo
Comment Count 217 comments on Sat Apr 26, 2014 at 01:08 PM PDT with 571 Recommends
They don’t want people who are smart enough to sit around a kitchen table and think about how badly they’re getting fucked by a system that threw them ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 342 comments on Fri Nov 19, 2010 at 09:07 AM PST with 513 Recommends
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25322638/ He was 71. Apparently, it was an existing heart condition and he was in the hospital most of the day where he passed away. Say what you will of his ...
by dyrrachium
Comment Count 607 comments on Sun Jun 22, 2008 at 10:13 PM PDT with 505 Recommends
You're saying that about a decade ago, a bubble started to grow. A housing bubble caused by rich people getting richer by selling crap mortgages, crap mortgages they knew were crap mortgages, and ...
by david mizner
Comment Count 557 comments on Wed Jul 20, 2011 at 02:52 PM PDT with 472 Recommends
It’s way past time that someone published such a punishing and honest appraisal/takedown. In Rolling Stone, Jeb Lund wrote a must-read piece called "Go Ahead and Call Bill O'Reilly What He Is: A ...
by thirty three and a third
Comment Count 145 comments on Fri Mar 06, 2015 at 04:51 PM PST with 400 Recommends
Daily Kos is a powerful forum. Through the magic of this site, even an occasional diarist can initiate something that leads to an actual change: in this example, the Heartland Institute, a ...
by AnnieJo
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2014 at 01:20 PM PDT with 334 Recommends
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 118 comments on Sun Jan 16, 2011 at 10:36 PM PST with 298 Recommends
Bill Maher’s New Rules on the plea to raise the minimum wage is on point. It is hard to understand anyone’s objection to it. A country cannot frown on citizen’s using public assistance if it ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 83 comments on Fri Oct 25, 2013 at 09:44 PM PDT with 218 Recommends
cross posted from The Dream Antilles and docuDharma Another sign ...
by davidseth
Comment Count 407 comments on Sat Dec 06, 2008 at 04:27 AM PST with 207 Recommends
Paul Ryan hates white babies. He hates babies in all other colors too, but since the majority of babies, infants and toddlers who get fed via the Women, Infants and Children program ( WIC ) are ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 228 comments on Sun Aug 26, 2012 at 10:00 AM PDT with 195 Recommends
Over the years, I've heard many a comedian admit that performing stand-up comedy in a night/comedy club is one of the more frighteningly-difficult things to do. Not only do comedians get instant ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 178 comments on Fri Feb 18, 2011 at 07:54 PM PST with 65 Recommends
by Madman in the marketplace
Comment Count 93 comments on Fri Nov 04, 2005 at 06:24 PM PST with 59 Recommends
The recall was about unions and the right to organize and a decent sized chunk of union households voted against the union. This is insanity. http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/06/05/us/...
by jbou
Comment Count 115 comments on Tue Jun 05, 2012 at 08:15 PM PDT with 51 Recommends
This has been a hard week for many of us who loved George Carlin. While it is sad to know he will not be around to skewer the present administration – whatever the administration at the time 
by carolita
Comment Count 59 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2008 at 07:00 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
It's been a brutal week. Bad news from everywhere. Extremist Republicans, an even worse Supreme Court, and the BS meter flashing red all the time. It's time for a laugh. The comedy relief we ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 138 comments on Thu Jul 03, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
If the DCCC can leak a story like this, "[http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/05/us/politics/05dems.html Democrats Plan Political Triage to Retain House]," to the NY Times over the weekend, then [http://...
by bobswern
Comment Count 54 comments on Tue Sep 07, 2010 at 02:25 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
This world became less intelligent and less funny when George Carlin died on June 22, 2008. I remember exactly where I was and what I was doing ...
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 05:40 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Over the years, I've heard many a comedian admit that performing stand-up comedy in a night/comedy club is one of the more frighteningly-difficult things to do. Not only do comedians get instant ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 226 comments on Fri Mar 12, 2010 at 06:10 PM PST with 43 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 240 comments on Tue Jun 22, 2010 at 06:39 PM PDT with 42 Recommends