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|Why the Sequester Has Not (yet) Sunk the Economy
(Cross-posted at http://www.charliehiphop.com/why-economy-good-sequester-bad ) I have heard rumblings that some economic nitwits believe the sequester is good because, two weeks after it went into ...
|Republicans Are Economic Dipshits
( Cross-posted at http://www.charliehiphop.com ) I'm mad as fuck about this sequester. The fucking Republicans are fucking us again so that the richest assholes on the planet don't have to pay a ...
|The National Debt "Problem" Is a Tragic Myth
( Cross-posted at charliehiphop.com) The United States Government IS NOT Like Your Family What if 46 cents of every dollar you spent was borrowed? You'd quickly find yourself bankrupt. Presently,
|Warning: They may just steal Ohio
Sorry for the (possibly) hysterical headline. Maybe I'm feeling a little paranoid because of Willard's smirking cockiness today. He seems pretty sure about winning. If this report is true, it ...
|Willard's Spawn Buys Voting Machines, Nobody Notices/Cares
It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything. -Stalin Does anybody know or care that Mitt ...
|"I will defend to the death your right to say it..."
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the death your right to say it. The above quote is often attributed to Voltaire, but who knows... So I got in a ridiculous war on a ...
|To All the ButtHeads on this Site
You know who you are, the ones who don't agree with me! Yeah, you! I just want you to know that you are a total ButtHead. You have no clue how much damage you're doing to this country with your ...
|Tiger Woods, Health Care, Afghanistan (rant)
First of all, I can't type well or much because of a hand injury. Believe me, if I could say more, I would. So I made a video. It's a rant. I won't say I'm proud of it, but I will say that it ...
|Why some famous economic prognosticators are totally wrong
I was going to do this as a comment in bonddad's diary , but it would get lost in the flurry. It turned out to ...
|Sucker Rally to End Soon, Economy Still Shit
(Cross-posted at Professor Dumbass ) [Edited to remove slightly unfair reference to bonddad, with whom I disagree sharply these days. This diary is about the ...
|Bad News From Iraq
(Cross-posted at Professor Dumbass .) Bad news on the Iraq front today -- major attacks on government centers in Baghdad. The Ministry of Finance and the ...
|BREAKING!!! Charlie HipHop Drops Commie Anthem
When people pimp their books and stuff on Daily Kos, it annoys me so I generally refrain from doing it. In this case, I have something that I really want to share widely, something that -- based on ...
|"Appeasement" has never been a more appropriate descriptor
First of all, this is the definition from which I am working, from dictionary.com: Appease (v) 1. to yield or concede to the belligerent demands of (a nation, group, person, etc.) in a conciliatory ...
|When Freepers Attack
Today I posted to my blog about Joe the Plumber . I called him an asshole, and the hit counter started spinning within minutes.
|Fed to Fund Short-term Credit
(Cross-posted at CharlieHipHop.com ) The Federal Reserve announced this ...
|The surge FAILED!
John McCain's main claim to foreign policy accomplishment is that "the surge" worked in Iraq. Really? If this is success, I'd hate to see what failure looks like.
|Why We Need Unions (How I Lost My Shitty Job)
Though it sounds too odd to be true, the incident I am about to describe happened exactly as I describe it to the most minute detail. No suspense -- the story ends with my being unemployed and with ...
|what the hell happened to my status?
I'm really confused about how the whole "mojo" thing works here at DKos. After a few years of commenting and diarying, you'd think TU status would be a given, but I've lost mine inexplicably. ...
|Liebaugh - $400 mil., workers - 0
(Cross-posted on my blog .) In case you hadn't heard, Gush Liebaugh, bloviating liar and hypocrite extraordinaire, just got a new ...
|Will "Change" Be Enough?
Look, I'm all for change, as long as it's change for the better, and I don't see how it could be for the worse at this point unless... well, let's just not go there for now. Anyway, Obama talks a ...
|Let's Serve Eviction Papers
I'm prone to Walter Mitty fantasies. Today I had a good one: ten thousand people around the White House with pots, pans, drums... and eviction papers. The police came and started arresting people, ...
|100 U.S. Soldiers Dead, Nobody Notices
This will be a short entry. As of yesterday, the Pentagon has reported 100 U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines dead so far in the month of June. This comes on the heels of a bloody May and ...
|Why the War Will Never End
Face it, the war will never end. It's just too damned important to our economy. This won't be news to a lot of people around here, but the ~$500 billion in regular defense spending this year plus ~$
|BREAKING: Journalist Protects Sources, Promotes Book!!!
Like many here, I just want it to go away, the whole drational vs. Palast stink (and it does stink to high heaven -- more on this later), but I need to weigh in before I can let it die. Let's ...
|The America I Love
(Cross-posted at CharlieHipHop.com How well would you sleep knowing that a doomsday cult has its finger on the nuclear trigger and that it considers itself ...
|Freedom of Speech Under Assault - FIGHT!
If you don't understand the music industry and how scummy it is, you can be forgiven -- a lot of artists don't get it until they find themselves screwed, penniless, the rights to their work stolen (...
|Toothless Iran Sanctions Show How Low Bush Leaguers Have Taken U.S.
The three (many media outlets reported four, but it's essentially three; see below) largely meaningless sanctions imposed today by the UN Security Council against Iran highlight the tremendous loss ...
|Open Letter to Preznit Shrubbie
As most Kossacks already know, Preznit Shrubbie threw a little tantrum yesterday. He promised to ignore any congressional subpoenas in the ever-widening, ever more-odious US AttorneyGate scandal. ...
|Repugs Try to Subvert Justice by Calling for AG's Resignation
This story over at HuffPo really got me steamed. Gonzalez's resignation would be one of the least ...
|Still Room for Hope
Reviewing some of my comments lately, I realize that I have been excruciatingly negative. Nuclear armageddon, environmental catastrophe, mass murder by finance, high-tech totalitarianism, seemingly ...
|Don't let them get away with it: Why Libby matters
Just want to remind everyone of why Scooter Libby matters and maybe give a few people some ammunition in the battle of memes. Scooter Libby does not deserve a pardon. If anything, he got off light ...
|Your advice earnestly sought
I need your help, kossacks. I don't know what to do. This site may have cost me a job opportunity. I really had no idea that the site was so offensive. ...
|You goin' to D.C.?
Once again, the American people will take to the streets of our nation's capital [edit: jeezbus, did i really just misspell "capital?" fuck, I've go alzheimer's for sure...) to protest the ...
|Learn or Die - One Take on NOLA
There were two disasters in New Orleans: one natural and inevitable, the other social and, if not totally avoidable, at least manageable. In a world of obvious climage change and increasingly ...
|Sean Penn for President!
Seriously . This is supposed to be a representative government, right? So why is it, then, that only a ...
|An Ounce of Prevention: The first step in health care reform
If you are lucky enough to have health insurance, you know that the one hassle-free procedure you undergo is a routine annual physical. Your health insurance provider is pleased as punch to pay for ...
|The Event Horizon Has Been Crossed
Hello from yet another voice from the wilderness. The issues in this diary have all been raised and examined here at length by other diarists. Nobody, to my knowledge, has yet connected the dots ...
|"Kidnapped contractors"=captured mercenaries||CharlieHipHop||11/18/2006||16||20||1||5|
|It's pretty much official: We lost.||CharlieHipHop||10/24/2006||38||10||1||6|
|Never forget - Impeach!||CharlieHipHop||10/13/2006||17||5||-||-|
|No scapegoat for high gas prices||CharlieHipHop||05/01/2006||14||10||-||2|
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