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  • Crumbs much too small for the other Who's mouses, by Mark Sumner
  • Painting Latinos "Lazy," by Denise Oliver-Velez
  • Millions live on $2 a day in America. The problem isn't just the safety net, it's the whole economy, by Laura Clawson
  • Charter schools don't perform as advertised, but try getting their advocates to admit that, by Laura Clawson
  • Republicans wonder whether they go on TV enough, by Hunter
  • Car shopping for a crossed out generation, by brooklynbadboy

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  •  RIP (8+ / 0-)

    Charlotte Bacon, 6
    Daniel Barden, 7
    Olivia Engel, 6
    Josephine Gay, 7
    Ana M Marquez-Greene, 6
    Dylan Hockley, 6
    Madeline F. Hsu, 6
    Catherine V. Hubbard, 6
    Chase Kowalski, 7
    Jesse Lewis, 6
    James Mattioli, 6
    Grace McDonnell, 7
    Emilie Parker, 6
    Jack Pinto, 6
    Noah Pozner, 6
    Caroline Previdi, 6
    Jessica Rekos, 6
    Avielle Richman, 6
    Benjamin Wheeler, 6
    Allison N Wyatt, 6

  •  I've been arguing with people about (2+ / 0-)
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    decembersue, judyms9

    the "stats" on charter schools' claimed success for two years.  Can't wait to read Laura's diary.

    And I haven't the foggiest notion what the "crossed out" generation is, so I'm looking forward to brooklynbadboy's explanation.

    Also why the Republicans would wonder whether they go on TV enough - I'm sure Hunter has a few rude words to say about that.  

    "In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican." - H. L. Mencken

    by SueDe on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 03:22:05 PM PST

    •  The demand for rethugs on teevee is so great (0+ / 0-)

      that they don't have time to do their actual jobs, like pondering, discussing, researching and drafting legislation, jobs they leave to ALEC and lobbyists.  When will we get to vote for lobbyists?  
      John McCain may have been on Sunday television more than the late Tim Russert.  Sadly, this has allowed the nation to witness his decline into dodderdom.

      Building a better America with activism, cooperation, ingenuity and snacks.

      by judyms9 on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 03:35:44 PM PST

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    •  Politicians on TV enough? They jest, surely (0+ / 0-)

      Politicians need publicity like you and i need oxygen. For a politician, there is no such thing as "being on TV too much", irrespective of how absolutely effing stupid then sound when they do open their mouths on TV.
      I stand by my argument that the key enabler to getting politicians to actually answer the questions that they are asked will be for the TV stations to decline to invite them again if they BS their way sideways out of answers. Within a matter of weeks, they will all be begging to come back on the same programs they decided to boycott. They need the publicity too badly.

  •  I give up (5+ / 0-)

    had to turn on reruns of Hogan's Heros as a diversion.

    Nothing like a good old comedy about bumbling Nazis.

  •  Gun Safety. (0+ / 0-)

    Now you're Talking.

    Fallows via Eschaton

    Notice: This Comment © 2012 ROGNM

    by ROGNM on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 03:25:20 PM PST

  •  From last night (0+ / 0-)

    “The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.” ~ John Kenneth Galbraith

    by Lefty Coaster on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 03:27:55 PM PST

  •  Sign the petition (2+ / 0-)
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    emidesu, Glen The Plumber

    I know Marcos has been promoting his own petition to start a national conversation about gun control, and I signed it.  I also signed This petition at the White House site so President Obama knows we want something done as well.  Since the petition started yesterday, it received over 100,000 signatures (I am 62.745th).  Please sign both petitions so we can finally put an end to the madness.  I personally find it ironic that the person who bought the guns in yesterday's tragedy, including her own murder, bought the guns for self-defense.

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