By now you've probably heard of those federal military "exercises" scheduled to happen in the great state of Texas. Folks in the state are alarmed.
The governor, in his wisdom, is directing the ...
The Devil's Hands Are Idle Playthings
It's hard to figuratively pick up the newspaper these without seeing something concerning ...
... that I got off on the wrong foot here on DKos and made a bit of an asshat of myself.
This will be rather short as it has been the day from hell. Reid started feeling bad this afternoon. I dealt with diarrhea and vomiting. His blood sugar plummeted and he went into seizures. The ...
Langston Hughes' poem, " Harlem " has been floating around in my head, as I watch footage from Baltimore.
What happens to a dream deferred?
Does it dry up
like a raisin in the sun?
Or fester like ...
Cartoon decrying the Hamburg massacre of July 1876
As people raise a hue and cry, for a media minute, about yet another police murder of an unarmed black man—this time Walter Scott ...
The DKos community has meant all the difference through a roller coaster of very dark times over the last year and I want to give back.
I don’t have material goods to give but I do have skills ...
Hi everyone. Long time lurker here. I've never really felt compelled to write about something until now. And it's an ask, which makes me feel bad, but because DKos is so far-reaching, I couldn't ...
"I also don't believe that your sexual preferences are a choice for the vast and enormous majority of people. In fact...I believe that sexual preference is something that people are born with."
Tom Hanks' movie about the incredible success story that was the recovery of the Apollo 13 crew, was great. It's one of those movies that I hate to see when I'm flipping, because I'll compulsively ...