I admit to being pedantic about certain annoying grammatical creations and over-used phrases but one thing that appears here often when referring to Republicans / Xian fundamentalists is the word, ...
I mourn thee Mr. Nimoy.
Once again, we measure our own time in this life relative to those who we respect and idolize and how the latter inevitably leave us in our and their mortality.
Star Trek ...
In the Icelandic language, there's often confusion over the prepositions "í" and "á", which can be thought of as equivalent to "in" and "on" in English. For example in English, one may debate over ...
[UPDATE: Just received reports from the NGO coordinating committee and some of our partners in Erbil that the US has begun airstrikes against IS forces between Mosul and Erbil. WP reports that US ...
I freely admit that I've done my share of stupid things in life. I usually learn from my mistakes, although sometimes the lesson takes a while to sink in.
One of my dumber moves was the time I ...
At Noon on June 2, 2014 the comment rich, community oriented, conversation empowering Huffington Post died.
Here we announce the creation of a Daily Kos Group "PostHuffPost" as a place for ...
I was reading an article today that started off:
There comes a time in a woman's life when she has to stop reading the papers.
It then went on
In recent days, the news has read like a litany of ...
I published a piece earlier today about my take on the way whites view racial issues.
In response to my piece, an awesome DailyKos regular commented, "I've been saying for a long time now that ...
I've been away for a while working on a couple of book projects and trying to figure out how I might survive over the next few years as I grow older, broker and ever less employable. I've been ...
It has been more than five years since LondonYank last posted a diary on DailyKos. I thought I would write one now as a retrospective on why I used to blog almost daily here. I believed then that ...