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"I must say, I have been behind closed doors with thousands of conservatives through the years. I have never once heard one of them say in the deep south or in the northeast or in South Boston, 'Boy,
by JCWPolitics
Comment Count 92 comments on Sun May 25, 2014 at 03:14 AM PDT with 116 Recommends
Kendrick Johnson Lowndes High School Sophomore Body Discovered inside School Gym on January 11. 2013 Dear Kendrick Johnson, I am sorry that you lost your life at the tender age of 17. I am sorry ...
by Phoebe Weatherfield
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Mar 25, 2014 at 07:17 PM PDT with 72 Recommends
So Charlie Cook has written that Democrats are in jeopardy of losing at least 10 (and as many as 13) Senate Seats in 2014. It's great copy.
by NoFortunateSon
Comment Count 88 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 06:51 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
Portions of this essay were adapted from several entries in Presidents' Body Counts at https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/419159. The book is currently being given away for free. Three ...
by Al Carroll
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 06:10 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Here is another reason why... During her interview with ABC News' Charlie Gibson Thursday Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin attempted to deflect a question about the fact she has ...
by Texasblue
Comment Count 83 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2008 at 07:23 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
Right now companies are legally using your own signature against you. Sounds crazy, but it is true. Whether you’re buying a new home, taking a new job, or signing up for a credit card, you ...
by justiceleague
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2007 at 11:55 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Hey guys, I noticed something quite dramatic in the cross-tabs for the North Carolina presidential poll carried out by National Research, sponsored by Civitas. The poll is available from their ...
by Danack
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Sep 24, 2012 at 05:42 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
You may have never heard of Binding Mandatory Arbitration, but that wouldn’t prevent this unfair practice, visited on unsuspecting consumers, from destroying your life. Buried in the fine ...
by seanpeterflaherty
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Sep 25, 2007 at 12:57 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
One of the gravest political mistakes this party makes is to presume that those who cannot vote for the Democratic Party must for for it, no matter how lame, how pathetic or right wing it gets. ...
by Tom Taaffe
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Apr 18, 2011 at 10:42 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
There was this wonderful time not so long ago that I watched my president take an ax in hand and go to work on stacks of the once elected Dubbya's executive order library. For a century of days I ...
by silverstairs
Comment Count 116 comments on Mon Oct 12, 2009 at 08:14 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Richard Nixon remains for me the great evil specter of American politics of the 20th Century. (Of course, in limiting my statement to the 20th Century, I reserve a special place to put George the ...
by MoDem
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Mar 18, 2013 at 12:26 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I was driving up I-95 here in Delaware early this afternoon, and I did a double-take when I saw this black SUV:
by willie horton
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2008 at 12:54 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Today I mentioned that little news story that seeped out over the weekend, the one about Richard Nixon committing treason to win the presidency in 1968. I was telling a 20 something at work how ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Mar 18, 2013 at 06:25 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
CNN offered this view of the hearing.. http://money.cnn.com/2009/04/21/news/too.big.fortune/?postversion=2009042112 The Nation has this observation regarding a restructure of the response to the ...
by 1Eco
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2009 at 07:01 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
I'll make this as short as possible but I never dreamed that all that time and effort I spent in 2008 and 2012 would end up with my having to relive the horror of the 1960s. I was on post doc in ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 89 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2014 at 09:08 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
I have to point this out because I bleed maize and blue: All three Supreme Court candidates nominated by the Michigan Democratic Party have ties to the University of Michigan. Connie Kelley attended ...
by WolverinePolitico
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jul 31, 2012 at 09:33 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
From President Obama's speech tonight annoucing his escalation of the War in Afghanistan. Obabma's comment are in bold There are those who suggest that Afghanistan is ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 40 comments on Tue Dec 01, 2009 at 09:46 PM PST with 11 Recommends
A tally of the senators who voted to screw unemployed veterans.
by Skeptic All
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Sep 20, 2012 at 08:53 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Wisconsin has a long, progressive tradition, but well-funded Tea Partiers and plain old-fashioned right-wingers channeling their inner Joe McCarthy's are threatening to a) unseat Democratic Senator ...
by jer45
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Oct 22, 2010 at 10:24 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Hold on. HOLD ON!! I am not a lurking right-winger. When I saw the speculation by idiots like Jack Welch and others about the recent unemployment numbers being cooked, I laughed. I didn’t even ...
by cruz
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Oct 05, 2012 at 07:06 PM PDT with 8 Recommends