I wrote this, and posted it here, in June of 2012. As I now ponder how I will continue to be involved - if at all - in the political processes, including my participation here, it seems appropriate ...
Again the police use the public as first prize in a turkey shoot. This time a 67 year old confused woman was shot and tased repeatedly although she posed no threat to anyone besides perhaps Sir ...
You remember Marissa Alexander, of course, the 32-year-old Florida mom sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing a ...
It's been a wicked week for most Americans. The Trayvon Martin injustice was a punch in the stomach. In Texas, North Carolina, and Wisconsin, we witnessed Republicans using sleazy backdoor tactics ...
Lady Gaga, an adorable girl born this spring.
I worry about the ongoing drought every day. I know I am starting seeds, and talking about gardening, but there is always a part of me that is worrying about the long terms effects of the last two ...
With around ten minutes to go in tonight's Russell Athletic Bowl in Orlando, the Virginia Tech Hokies trailed by a touchdown. They had failed to score a touchdown all day, and it was clear that the ...
I have posted several diaries about the drought and it's impact on my region in the South West. The drought is not over yet. Although we did get a bit of rain in the fall in Oklahoma, and that helped,
Rachel Maddow had a great segment on her show the night after the election. It concerned Sen. Patty Murray of Washington, who is currently being bashed in a diary on the rec list here at Daily Kos:
President Obama mentioned last night that we need to fix the voting system. Yes, definitely.
Fortunately, making our voting system work better isn't hard, we just need to look to people who've ...