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Black Kos, Tuesday's Chile
Dear British Guardian: Thank You! by Chitown Kev Having completed two diaries in the past 24 hours in addition to going into the office earlier today, I was sorely tempted to hang a "Gone Fishing" ...
Black Kos 06/02/2015 49
School lunch room manager fired for giving out food to children without lunch money
Della Curry—doesn't believe in bootstraps Della Curry is now the former kitchen manager at Dakota Valley Elementary School in Aurora, Colorado. Last week she was fired for giving out school ...
Walter Einenkel 06/02/2015 91
A few maps show Americans' views on climate change confused. But they like renewable energy
The map shows Americans are strong backers of renewable energy. David Roberts at ...
Meteor Blades 06/02/2015 10
Jeb Bush thinks retirement age is 65, and wants you to work until you're 70
If you missed Face the Nation on Sunday, you missed Jeb ...
Joan McCarter 06/02/2015 137
Exploring what it means when police refuse to provide medical attention to their victims
Actions show intent and emotion. When I kiss my kids at night and tell them I love them before they go to bed, it's because how I feel about them emotionally has to be demonstrated to be ...
Shaun King 06/02/2015 38
Toosdai Critters
Those of you who ...
triciawyse 06/02/2015 57
Guantánamo Bay prisoner: CIA used sexual abuse and other torture not included in Senate report
Majid Khan has been in U.S. custody since 2003. His name is Majid Khan. Born in Pakistan, he is a legal resident of the United States, having lived in Maryland and graduated from a Baltimore ...
Meteor Blades 06/02/2015 47
Loretta Lynch has achieved the impossible: Sepp Blatter is stepping down.
The Guardian reports that Sepp Blatter is stepping down from FIFA. An extraordinary congress will be called to choose a replacement and he will not stand as a candidate. The proximate cause is the ...
SantaFeMarie 06/02/2015 142
Teen stripped of National Honor Society position because she dared wear a sun dress—in Florida
A young woman wearing a sun dress in Florida? Oh, my! Cameron Boland is by all accounts a model student—captain of the basketball team, class president, delegate for the leadership camp Girl State,
Jen Hayden 06/02/2015 177
Cracks Appear In America’s Two-Family Political Dynasty In Latest CNN/ORC and ABC/WaPo Polls
My takeaways from these two latest polls (and folks here who follow my comments know I’m NOT a fan of these absurdly early, extremely volatile numbers): Hillary’s experiencing some significant ...
bobswern 06/02/2015 130
Rick Santorum to Pope: Shut Up.
Since Pope Francis came out last month telling Catholics that God will judge those who do not preserve the environemnt , it was a matter of time before the backlash from Republican aspirants became ...
Canid Micturate 06/02/2015 102
Climate Change is a hoax but Prayer caused Texas Floods
Says Glenn Beck The conservative broadcaster said the devastating floods were God’s answer to Perry’s 2011 prayer proclamation to end a prolonged drought in Texas, reported Right Wing Watch. “...
xxdr zombiexx 06/02/2015 45
Connect! Unite! Act! Glacier National Park, Maine, & Phoenix Meet-up Info — Burn Out?
A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
Azazello 06/02/2015 87
Warren blasts SEC chair
As a former Wall Street lawyer, I sometimes am amazed at how unfamiliar people are with the interlocking relationships that exists between large law firms and large financial institutions and ...
fladem 06/02/2015 54
Chalk Up One For the Good Guys :-)
I mentioned in a comment the other day that an intellectually disabled man here in Oregon had been picked up & extradited to Kansas on a totally fabricated charge- Background Well, after a bunch ...
FarWestGirl 06/02/2015 17
Bernie Sanders - A Man With A Cause
The Sanders train is gathering momentum. From The New Yorker : Bernie Sanders: A Man With a Cause Six days after formally entering the 2016 Presidential race, Senator Bernie Sanders is having some ...
LieparDestin 06/02/2015 31
NBC's Seth Meyers To Bernie Sanders: A Lot of Things You Believe "Majority of Americans Believe"
In which Bernie Sanders also answers the question about egads "socialism." This is five minutes worth watching--as millions did.
Tasini 06/02/2015 127
Occupy Endorses Bernie Sanders: Let's MoneyBomb Him
Minutes before Bernie Sanders' preliminary announcement for his presidential candidacy, Occupy.com made its case: Given New Hampshire’s proximity to Sanders’s home state of Vermont and the ...
louisev 06/02/2015 112
The Christian Right Hands Down Another Death Sentence
In Australia, the push for marriage equality has reached a tipping point. We're seeing opponents change their minds like never before, and yesterday, a bill was introduced into our Parliament to ...
leftprogressive 06/02/2015 17
and can we finally blame the GOP obstructionism for something
So the former DHS/TSA heads get lucrative private sector jobs, the minimum wage workers cop stuff like tablets out of your bags, and the delays in approving agency heads and funding by an ...
annieli 06/02/2015 9
How about some good news out of Arizona?
Over the last week, local and national news stories, including a handful of my diaries here, have ...
Mother Mags 06/01/2015 63
IAN: Tuesday, June 2, 2015: Penitentes or Penitentes? You Decide.
One thing leads to another. . . wasn't there a song about that? Tuesday! A day to make strange connections. . .
ejoanna 06/01/2015 17
I'm STILL slack-jawed.
At the nightly meeting [withheld amount of time] ago, one of our managers asked us to please bring in any spare box cutters we might have laying around so that we might have enough for the new people.
Jimmy Rustler 06/01/2015 79
Chris Hedges Goes There: Karl Marx was Right
Chris Hedges Karl Marx Was Right Posted on May 31, 2015 " Here's the link. In a preface to "The Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy", Marx wrote: No social order ever ...
Zwoof 06/01/2015 201
Pew: Millennials Distrust Fox News More Than Any Other News Source
A new study by the Pew Research Center reveals some striking generational disparities between America's news consumers. The study's results cast the light of perspective on the marketing hype of Fox ...
News Corpse 06/01/2015 19
Kansas Senate Melts Down, Effort To Reduce Debt Results in More Debt
The Kansas Senate finished their day, adjourning near 6PM with no budget in sight. In a late night move by Democrat Anthony Hensley (Topeka), Republicans had agreed the night before to lower sales ...
Chris Reeves 06/01/2015 87
Overnight News Digest- June 1, 2015
I'm Chitown Kev and I'm substituting for regular OND editor maggiejean tonight. OND is a community feature on Daily Kos, consisting of news stories from around the world, sometimes coupled with ...
Chitown Kev 06/01/2015 28
Can We Pull it Together, DKos? We Have the Contested Dem Primary We've Been Asking For
Now that the Democratic primaries now include at least three major players: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Martin O'Malley, and likely one or two more decent candidates before we're through, ...
pierre9045 06/01/2015 38
Bernie Offers DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz 2016 Advice
Stand with Bernie Presidential candidate and the Senator from Vermont Bernie Sanders fired off a letter to DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz in which he gave her some frank advice. Let the ...
Tool 06/01/2015 229
Top Comments: Springtime in the Rockies Edition (Photo Heavy)
Last Monday, my partner and I took visiting family members on a day trip by road, into the Canadian Rockies. We were headed to the towns of Banff and Lake Louise , nestled in the Rockies, and well-...
lotac 06/01/2015 37
Pols are pols and do what they do: when O'Malley loved the DLC
FTR, a 2007 Martin O'Malley and Harold Ford (!) column in defense of "the vital center" (and the DLC): Some liberals are so confident about Democratic prospects that they contend the centrism that ...
Armando 06/01/2015 10
NYT Defense of Clinton Coverage: Drudge Loves It
No seriously, that's what they said : The editor running the coverage, Carolyn Ryan, is more than satisfied with the results so far. “We’ve had extraordinary and world-beating coverage,” Ms. ...
Armando 05/31/2015 44

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