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In case you're curious as to just what climate change is going to look like when it really gets cranked up in a few years, here's a sneak preview: These two maps are ...
by Neapolitan
Comment Count 203 comments on Thu Feb 02, 2012 at 06:56 AM PST with 426 Recommends
I was going around the intertubes and have wondered how that austerity thing is working out here and other places. I was shocked upon visiting a site that had compiled a graph to depict the extent ...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 430 comments on Sun Mar 03, 2013 at 02:36 PM PST with 424 Recommends
The Economic Policy Institute is reprising 11 of its most "telling charts" from 2011. Below are two of those, and ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 69 comments on Wed Dec 21, 2011 at 09:10 AM PST with 142 Recommends
Data have proven a potent tool in the hands of dissidents and reform activists elsewhere. Using numbers, OWS can ...
by alonsoquijote
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Nov 16, 2011 at 05:06 AM PST with 63 Recommends
by Daniel Donner
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Nov 01, 2006 at 09:59 AM PST with 43 Recommends
by Daniel Donner
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Oct 16, 2006 at 04:54 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
In April of 2001, I lost my job in the "dot-bomb" recession. I was living in Silicon Valley and had had a few "silicon valley" type jobs (read: I worked for technology companies), the most recent -
by BayAreaKen
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Sep 05, 2012 at 01:24 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
I have some relatives in Arizona, long-time rabid John McCain fans, who sometimes include me in their email chains. The last compared the taxes various individuals might pay, under Clinton and under ...
by Doctor Frog
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2008 at 03:47 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
by Daniel Donner
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Oct 30, 2006 at 02:43 PM PST with 24 Recommends
The would-be Super Congress: ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 52 comments on Thu Nov 17, 2011 at 08:46 AM PST with 23 Recommends
Taxes, debt, deficits, Tea Parties, "populist anger", financial crises, there sure is a lot of hootin' and hollerin' about money these days. Sadly, the debate over these issues has pretty much ...
by MikeDub
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue May 04, 2010 at 11:23 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Last week, in Number Sense 029 we added and subtracted nothing from our equations, and ...
by Orinoco
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Dec 03, 2011 at 12:44 PM PST with 19 Recommends
I'll just say that it appears Obama turned a corner last week. Was it the debate, the economy or both? Today's polls after the fold. Enjoy.
by Vote For America
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2008 at 03:25 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
by free speech zone
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Jun 18, 2006 at 11:27 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
The other day Ezra Klein tweeted this:
by Words of Wiesman
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jan 23, 2012 at 08:25 AM PST with 15 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 44 comments on Thu Nov 17, 2011 at 06:23 AM PST with 15 Recommends
One of the primary teabagger "criticisms" of Obama is the current Federal Deficit. Teabaggers argue the POTUS is spending recklessly and we need to get back to a conservative budget. The typical ...
by Age of Quarrel
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Dec 14, 2009 at 01:29 PM PST with 14 Recommends
If 2+2= 3 then false If 2+2= 5 then false If 2+2= 4 then true Explained below the fold.
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Feb 15, 2009 at 07:58 AM PST with 12 Recommends
by Daniel Donner
Comment Count 46 comments on Fri Oct 20, 2006 at 04:03 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I've recently had a back and forth email discussion with a friend of mine about economic issues. He basically said "they're all to blame", holding both parties equally responsible for our economic ...
by barindersharma
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue Nov 16, 2010 at 07:58 PM PST with 11 Recommends