OK

These diaries are the most Recommended for all time for this tag:
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 187 comments on Sat Feb 04, 2006 at 08:17 AM PST with 247 Recommends
There have been a lot of diaries at Kos lately on the subject of guns, gun control, the Second Amendment, but always room for one more, right? I got the urge to write this one after looking at ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 97 comments on Sun Jan 20, 2013 at 08:38 AM PST with 200 Recommends
In summer 2009, Daily Kos was the scene of a great deal of back-and-forth about whether or not the economic recession was over and, if so, what that meant for the average American. Based on my ...
by Geenius at Wrok
Comment Count 103 comments on Fri Apr 29, 2011 at 05:14 AM PDT with 161 Recommends
by kid oakland
Comment Count 108 comments on Sat Dec 03, 2005 at 12:26 PM PST with 155 Recommends
Jared Diamond Mitt Romney has been taking a lot of heat for his remarks in Jerusalem asserting that the contrast between the relative economic well-being of Israelis and Palestinians ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 177 comments on Thu Aug 02, 2012 at 09:25 AM PDT with 141 Recommends
This is a new series, but also a continuation of our reading of Godel, Escher, Bach. But we're doing a new book: Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond. Today we will go over the Prologue, and we ...
by plf515
Comment Count 409 comments on Sun Jul 12, 2009 at 03:18 AM PDT with 92 Recommends
Jared Diamond was interviewed on the current economic crisis by Paul Solman on Lehrer Newsour, in a segment entitled "Societies and Anxieties", broadcast Friday, 2'14/09.[http://www.pbs.org/newshour/...
by Wolf10
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2009 at 03:33 AM PST with 47 Recommends
A year ago, Daily Kos was the scene of a great deal of back-and-forth about whether or not the economic recession was over and, if so, what that meant for the average American. Based on my ...
by Geenius at Wrok
Comment Count 55 comments on Wed Jul 28, 2010 at 06:13 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Jared Diamond exposes Mitt Romney's superficial glibness by accusing him of misrepresenting the ideas of his book, according to a post in Huffington Post Scientist and author Jared Diamond said ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 36 comments on Thu Aug 02, 2012 at 07:34 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
On Friday evening, former financial regulator William Black appeared on the Bill Moyers’ Journal ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 180 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2009 at 07:23 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
Well, I am back again, (this time a week early due to Brecht's generosity and my own conflation of dates), and I'm again doing something a little different. In fact, for me, this project was ...
by ArkDem14
Comment Count 223 comments on Fri May 31, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Think Global Warming is real? Think it may be the biggest problem facing humankind today? Worried about Peak Oil and $100 a barrel oil? Do you think we may be able to find answers in time, ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2008 at 06:04 PM PST with 34 Recommends
In a previous diary, I sketched a quick outline of how humans have only extremely recently come to dominate the evolutionary landscape so completely, and questioned our ability to deal with our ...
by Compound F
Comment Count 71 comments on Thu Dec 07, 2006 at 10:02 PM PST with 34 Recommends
Today we will go over Chapter 2; we are reading one chapter a week. I encourage this to be slow blogging - the very opposite of "breaking". I will leave this on my hot list for a week, so comment ...
by plf515
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun Aug 02, 2009 at 04:05 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
This is a new series, but also a continuation of our reading of Godel, Escher, Bach. But we're doing a new book: Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond. Today we will go over the Prologue, and we ...
by plf515
Comment Count 78 comments on Sun Jul 19, 2009 at 03:37 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
Today we will go over Chapter 2; we are reading one chapter a week. I encourage this to be slow blogging - the very opposite of "breaking". I will leave this on my hot list for a week, so comment ...
by plf515
Comment Count 50 comments on Sun Jul 26, 2009 at 03:35 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Today we will go over Chapter 12; we are reading one chapter a week. I encourage this to be slow blogging - the very opposite of "breaking". I will leave this on my hot list for a week, so ...
by plf515
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun Oct 18, 2009 at 04:57 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Today we will go over Chapter 8; we are reading one chapter a week. I encourage this to be slow blogging - the very opposite of "breaking". I will leave this on my hot list for a week, so comment ...
by plf515
Comment Count 40 comments on Sun Sep 20, 2009 at 04:43 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
I felt I must post this diary, though I am sorely pressed for time, and probably won’t be able to join much in whatever discussion there is. This is my attempt to register acknowledgement of ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Aug 24, 2009 at 09:22 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
We are reading one chapter a week of Guns Germs and Steel, by Jared Diamond. This book is an attempt to find out why the Eurasians have all the stuff, and the Africans, native Americans, native ...
by plf515
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun Dec 06, 2009 at 04:30 AM PST with 24 Recommends