Deng Xiaoping billboard, based on a photo from Wikimedia Commons user Caiguanhao
In 1979 poor harvests ...
I find it oddly appropriate that on the day the euro ends its 10th year (and in the middle of an ongoing discussion on European Tribune ...
This is a personal set of thoughts about the GOP Oz increasingly being shown to be a small, odd and nasty group of men behind a tattered curtain. It is also a warning that unlike the film where ...
Prior diaries have suggested that DKos probably has good representation of, or is at least reasonably diverse by, Age ...
Dick Cheney has a point. He has a guiding philosophy. He has a plan.
It's not a compelling point. It's not a just philosophy. It's not a workable plan. But it's there. He doesn't speak its ...
Why won't Bushco come clean and tell us the truth? He knows if he does his goose is cooked. I will lay out some contentions that already have sufficient anecdotal and empiracle evidence to ...
In early October, 2002, George W. Bush gave the speech which launched the war against Iraq. Take the time to re-read his words. Revisit the proof of the enormity of the lie. Three thousand ...
"Ethanol is a horrible fuel," my dad said. We were sitting in my former bedroom, at my parents' house. A few hours before, we had finished our Thanksgiving dinner.
"Why? I've heard arguments for ...
With the recent passing of Milton Friedman, it is indeed fortuitous that Barry Rithotlz over at the Big Picture Blog has found a new source for M3. And ...