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This is one of the best bits I've read in a while. This is Linda from Oklahoma responding to Gail Collin's brilliant analysis of events related to the murder of Trayvon Martin: "Why do lawmakers ...
by EdinStPaul
Comment Count 192 comments on Thu Mar 29, 2012 at 07:13 AM PDT with 841 Recommends
Jason Alexander ( @IJasonAlexander ) has posted via Twitter a stunningly passionate, cogent and piercing response to gun advocates who defend the right of citizens to own assault-style weapons (like ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 870 comments on Sun Jul 22, 2012 at 11:18 AM PDT with 829 Recommends
President Obama's potentially historic speech at the Newtown memorial, honoring victims of the Sandy Hook shooting, pre-empted NBC's Sunday Night Football matchup between the 49ers and Patriots. ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 462 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 07:48 PM PST with 711 Recommends
Dear Mr. Kos: As you may be aware, on Friday, Saturday, and part of today (Sunday, Decemberr 23, 2012) the front page of the Huffington Post carried links to news articles about all the gun related ...
by FredNietzsche
Comment Count 143 comments on Sun Dec 23, 2012 at 11:38 AM PST with 632 Recommends
Not everything that happens in the world is Racial. It really isn't. Some things happen just because - well they did and they do. However there are times you really have to question things, you ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 324 comments on Fri Aug 08, 2014 at 04:57 PM PDT with 614 Recommends
Knives? Really?
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 286 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 04:36 PM PDT with 566 Recommends
Cross-posted here . Bob Costas is very, very silly man. The pro football world is still reeling from the tragedy in Kansas City, where 25-year-old Chiefs' linebacker Jovan Belcher ...
by attytood
Comment Count 600 comments on Mon Dec 03, 2012 at 05:07 PM PST with 556 Recommends
I have to say that Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) is a genius. He has created an extraordinary wedge to use against the Administration and its gun-crazy Republican allies with S. 1237 , introduced ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 426 comments on Thu May 03, 2007 at 05:39 PM PDT with 548 Recommends
All right, I've got some questions on the Bundy-standoff patriots who went on to kill two law enforcement officers and an armed passerby in Las Vegas last weekend. Or rather America should have ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 412 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2014 at 06:03 PM PDT with 539 Recommends
Since William Rehnquist joined the Supreme Court, it has made several rulings that have knocked the U.S. Constitution out of whack. Retired ...
by hungeski
Comment Count 445 comments on Tue Jan 27, 2015 at 10:04 PM PST with 527 Recommends
Okay. So we know that Americans want sensible gun laws. Right?
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 339 comments on Thu Jan 17, 2013 at 10:31 AM PST with 496 Recommends
I heard from him after 25 years when he called me from a mental hospital he'd checked himself into after blacking out. He was afraid they weren't going to let him out, so I talked to a lawyer and ...
by freewayblogger
Comment Count 296 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 11:00 PM PST with 481 Recommends
A mere two months after another TX prosecutor from the same jurisdiction had been shot dead, a district attorney for Kaufman County, TX (an area outside of Dallas) and his wife were shot dead in an ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 730 comments on Sun Mar 31, 2013 at 02:36 PM PDT with 464 Recommends
and I do not mean just how to title this diary, which is a problem. I am struggling with the prices we seem willing to pay in lives. Watching Rachel last night was part of it - there are simply ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 576 comments on Tue Jan 11, 2011 at 03:37 AM PST with 464 Recommends
Friends, I live in Michigan, in one of the 31 counties represented in the U.S. House of Representatives by none other than Mr. Bart Stupak, a Democrat. You've probably never heard of him. He's a ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 288 comments on Fri Mar 19, 2010 at 03:46 PM PDT with 455 Recommends
Paul Krugman opens up his column, "[http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/10/opinion/10krugman.html Climate of Hate]," in Monday's New York Times, asking his readers if they were surprised by the events in ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 243 comments on Sun Jan 09, 2011 at 09:02 PM PST with 436 Recommends
I have been working for almost four years on an ambulance. Even before that, I volunteered doing the same sort of work. In all the years I have worked in emergency services, I can count one one hand ...
by RadicalParrot
Comment Count 139 comments on Mon Dec 24, 2012 at 08:47 PM PST with 432 Recommends
H/T to my fellow Kossack frosti for pointing me to the blog Farine: Crazy for Bread . As the title suggests, it's author, a native of France, is passionate about "bread, bread making, bread tasting,
by SwedishJewfish
Comment Count 191 comments on Thu Feb 07, 2013 at 09:35 PM PST with 431 Recommends
I was an unaffiliated voter until Spring of 2002. I saw the fascist tendencies of BushCO, went down to the clerk and changed my affiliation to the Democratic Party. Over the last few years, I have ...
by Kenevan McConnon
Comment Count 1584 comments on Thu Mar 01, 2007 at 05:59 AM PST with 428 Recommends
The diary " The Stunning Ignorance of Kossacks About Guns " is false advertising. The title has no relationship to the text, which is overwhelmingly truthful--but irrelevant--information. In fact, ...
by IncurablePartisan
Comment Count 872 comments on Sat Jan 19, 2013 at 01:35 PM PST with 425 Recommends