Posting History for Kos Katalogue
|Small Organic Business of Minority Owner Needs Your 2 Clicks
Flora's Organics is the tiny one-woman organic seedling/plant/flower/veg/fruit nursery of VERY LOW INCOME kosak Mona Twocats-Romero, a Native American in the running at the WellsFargo Works Project ...
|There's Crazy - Then There's Texas Crazy
Jade Helm conspiracy theorists and gun nuts are just the latest proof that everything is bigger in Texas, including right-wing nuttiness:
|"Cherry-Picking The Bible"
(a gospel response to some of the sillier homophobic hypocrisy exhibited by opponents of marriage equality)
|CA Kossack aitchdee: Struggling to Make It to SSDI
This is a followup diary to the one I posted last week ,
|2 Shelterboxes bought! 275 towards a new 500 match!
A Response Team volunteer message to donors. ShelterBox Response Team volunteer Becky Maynard has a message for donors and supporters which we're releaseing as she's 30,000 feet in the air flying ...
|Help: Evicted with an Ill Disabled Brother
I wrote yesterday of my problems with the landlords. We may be able to get the car out tomorrow. Today however we got a 30 day eviction notice. Reid is still in the hospital and ill. We don't have ...
His positions toward women (and LGBTs, minorities, and just about everyone else) are far more offensive than his behavior toward women journalists . . . but he's comedic gold!
|Under Sara's Fingernail
Under Sara's Fingernail In a box from Portland across half a continent care of Sara and Ann, of hands and souls carrying hope, good, and true from strange friends, friendly strangers, opened with ...
. . . because some stories are crying out for a showtune!
|Brave Sir Cruz (The Modern Galileo)
Cruz comparing his climate change denial to Galileo's breakthroughs is so absurd, it deserves a Monty Python-esque ballad! EMBED CODE:
|Pootie Pad Party: New Fabrics for Cats
MiMi enjoys a Pootie Pad it is a constant lament in our country that things are not made here anymore, that our biggest export seems to jobs. Well, Daily Kos has produced some steps in the other ...
|The Downton Abbey Congressman
How fitting that the disgraced politician's favorite show (or at least the source of his decorating style) was a soap opera about the dying days of an unsustainable privileged class, financing its ...
|Religious Freedom DOESN'T Mean Freedom To Discriminate
Here's a musical explanation of this basic truth, from an exasperated Jewish-mother-for-marriage-equality:
|You guys are the best
We had a fundraiser for fineena a couple of days back and you guys kicked ass. I can't tell you how thankful I am for your kindness and generosity. These qualities are the finest the human race has ...
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|We have a sister who's in trouble
Her name is Fineena. Many of you know her. She's been around since '08 and is known for her personal generosity and enthusiastic participation in our community. She's also known for the cool scarves ...
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|"Won't You Shut Up, Bill O'Reilly?"
I'm posing this musical question to the tune of a song that is about the same age as his target audience:
|The Ballad of John Boehner
. . . because tragic figures deserve epic ballads . . .
|The Glorious, Notorious RBG
Last week's interview on MSNBC gave us even more reasons to admire Justice Ginsburg. On top of being brilliant, opinionated, and articulate, she has a great sense of humor about her status as a ...
|Don't Misunderestimate Me (The Ballad of Sarah Palin)
Palin's recent experiment with adlibbing was music to this satirist's ears . . . .
|The "Vaccines-Are-Safe-And-They-Work-You-Idiots" song
There is overwhelming evidence that one of the best ways to get children to remember something is setting it to music. There is also overwhelming evidence that vaccines are safe and effective at ...
|Mommy Porn - the REAL reason for 50 Shades' success
One might think from the runaway success of the books, and the huge interest in the movie, that the suburban moms who are supposedly the target market are sex-starved porn fans. Or that they have ...
|Fox News Did What?
We're used to sentences beginning with 'Fox News' and ending with 'told a lie,' 'made up facts,' 'had an idiot guest 'expert,' and so on. But how many times do you read 'Fox News Apologizes?' (...
The GOP has always been the party of nostalgia - women's roles from the 1950s, economic inequality from the 1920s, sex education from the dark ages - so it makes sense that the race for the 2016 ...
|GOP War On Math (Dynamic Scoring)
First it was science ("What global warming, it's snowing!"), then history ("Nahh, the Civil War was just about economic stuff"). Now the GOP Congressional leadership has taken on mathematics - ...
|Good Ol' Down Home Country Hanukkah
. . . because what could be more country than a holiday involving deep-fried goodies and hunky Maccabean men?
|Elizabeth (Warren) Is Awesome!
Senator Warren's progressive speeches and powerful story make this middle-aged Jewish mom feel like an adolescent with a girl crush!
|Kos Katalogue: Willie Ru Designs One-of-a-kind Last Minute Shopping
This diary was originally published Thursday night - just before the 4 hour outage on Daily Kos. UPDATE: Today only, take 20% off merchandise in my Etsy Shop . Enter the code "kos2014" & 20% will ...
|Flora's Organic Seeds,Flowers&Veg Plants - Kickstart Now,Place Orders for Spring,Who's YOUR Source?
Flora's Organics is the first Certified Naturally Grown Nursery in Kern County, California and set to becoming the first certified organic nursery too, with a Kickstarter page here (video included), ...
|Yes, They DO Know It's Christmas!
Bob Geldof is back, again, with his patronizing, Western-centric power ballad, helping the fight against Ebola by ignoring the fact that there are tons of Christians in various African countries who ...
|Kos Katalogue: Willie Ru Designs OOAK One-of-a-kind
This diary was originally published Thursday night - just before the 4 hour outage on Daily Kos. UPDATE: Now thru tomorrow, take 20% off merchandise in my Etsy Shop . Enter the code "kos2014" & 20%
|Pootie Pads for the Holidays - Kos Katalogue
Our booth at the Portland Pet Expo in October. Pootie Pads are made in Portland, OR, with love. NOTE: We are continuing our special sale for you this week only. Your purchase of Pootie Pads will ...
|Let There Be Rainbows! (image heavy)
New to Kos Katalog, the Amazing Revolving Refraction Generator! I first thought this up sitting in a bar one day, watching the sunlight stream in through a window.
|Wearing Your Eco! Wings' Silverwork Holiday Gifts $100-300+ - Activism Expressed in Artwork!
Wings is a lifelong activist on political and human rights issues, including honoring and protecting Mother Earth. Wings's silverwork ( NDN Silver by Wings here ) is an expression or extension of ...
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|If There's A War On Christmas (Christmas Is Winning)
Just like the swallows returning to Capistrano, or kids returning to school, Fox News is returning to its favorite made-up victimization complaint. Here's this Jewish mother's musical response:
|Costco (The Anti-Walmart)
You gotta love a store that treats employees well, resisted the open-on-Thanksgiving-craziness, and has great bargains on stuff you didn't know you needed till you got there!
|Kos Katalogue: New Wings Silverwork Offerings & More
With the holidays rapidly approaching and Aji not technologically able to post on Daily Kos at the moment, I asked for and received her permission to bring you some of Wings newest creations. In ...
|Kitchen Table Kibitzing, 12/4: Holiday Shopping With Kos Katalogue
If you've been to a mall, get email spam, even go to the super market, you KNOW holiday shopping is in full swing. If you want to get into to spirit of gift giving but want to avoid ...
|Not too late to give thanks, is it?
It's so embarrassing to have to ask for help, especially when there's money involved. And it's more than a bit overwhelming to actually receive it. About two weeks ago now, my bill-juggling failed &
|(Update x 2) Joining Hands and Coming Together to Ensure a Brighter Future for a Community Member
As many of you know, [TiaRachel http://www.dailykos.com/user/TiaRachel] has been facing a rather difficult time of late. A host of health issues have adversely affected her ability to work and ...
|Creativity and community intertwine at Kos Katalog. Today: asterkitty’s art, design, books
First things first. Let’s stand and applaud Sara R and the Kos Katalog team. Then let’s applaud all the wonderful people who make a point of supporting the arts by supporting the artists in ...
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|There, but for the Grace.... An Appeal for Help, with a Match (UPDATED)
Holiday season is upon us, and, as seems always to be the case, beloved friends are in trouble. Our own TiaRachel has fallen on hard times: her electric service has been cut off, she has no ...
|What a lovely day! And it is all because of you. Look at what you've done for Sara R and Ann!
Several days ago, Peregrine Kate, llbear and JekyllnHyde began calling out to ...
|Please Recommend This Diary as Two of Our Most Beloved Community Members Could Use Some Help
I'm going to be brief. Please be sure to recommend this diary by Onomastic [For Sara R and Ann. For all of you and the magic you make. It's time to make some more. http://www.dailykos.com/story/...
|Important Updates: For Sara R and Ann. For all of you and the magic you make.
The sound of thread being pulled through cloth whispers like a barely breathed prayer. Through the years, Sara R and her sister winglion (Ann) have made thousands of prayers manifest. Our ...
|Community Fundraisers: Wish Sara R Happy Birthday! And Help Keep the Quilt Sisters in Their Home
Sara R, one of our beloved quilt sisters, has a birthday today. She, her sister winglion (Ann), their five cats and four chickens have much to celebrate on a daily basis, as Sara herself ...
|Heads up, friends of Sara R - Her Birthday is tomorrow
peregrine kate is hosting a virtual party and everybody is invited tomorrow Sunday afternoon - 5:00 PM Eastern time (so 4:00 Midwestern, 3:00 Mountain, and 2:00 Catnip Manor Time). Don't run out ...
|Pootie Pad Party: Special Sale (Kos Katalogue)
Our booth at the Portland Pet Expo last weekend. Pootie Pads are made in Portland, OR NOTE: It is Caturday and we have a special sale for you. Today, your purchase of Pootie Pads will help us ...
|Kitchen Table Kibitzing 10/25/14 - Peddling Pumpkins
There are probably a lot of ways to peddle pumpkins, like being in the grocery store business (just down the street to the south, theirs are homely), or being in the plant/nursery business (just ...
|Revised KosAbility Schedule thru November, link(Is Volunteerism Healthful?), Sched Poll, KosKatalog
We meet Sundays 7pm eastkost time, 4pm leftkost. Kosmail to postmodernista if you're interested in contributing a diary , new OR for republication. UPCOMING SCHEDULES post between Wednesday & Friday.
|Kos Katalogue: Why you should shop early at Jan4insight's Handmade Gallery!!!!! plus poll
Because my really cool handmade scarves, jewelry, journals etc. make great gifts! ♥ Because everything's marked 15% off!! ♥ Because my diabetic pootie needs insulin, and I need funds to buy it!!!
|Wings' Art: Expressing Indian Culture and Political/Justice Views, Great Gifts for Progressives!
This diary is written by Aji and Wings. One of the great advantages of the Kos Katalogue is that it provides both buyers and sellers a chance to do business with fellow liberals who support ...
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|Pootie Pad Party for Kos Katalogue
Our booth at the Portland Pet Expo last weekend. Pootie Pads are made in Portland, OR The holiday shopping season is officially underway. Sometimes, folks are hard to shop for. Some will go so ...
|Kitchen Table Kibitzing 10/16/2014: Kos Katalogue
Our fellow Kossacks who offer things for sale through the Kos Katalogue have asked me to put in a word for them this week. It seems early to be thinking of holiday shopping, but for artisans who ...
|Good to Start Early: Scouting out the Kos Katalogue, Pre-Holiday Rush
I've recently moved into a new house. Lately, I've started to unpack my treasured objects from creative, talented Kossacks--all obtained via the Kos Katalogue . Let me give you a short, personal ...
|Kos Katalogue: Progressive Values and Unique Gifts
Holiday season is fast approaching, and while I'm sure many of us would prefer not to think about them just yet, quality handmade gifts take time to make. The fact is that many of the artisans ...
|Kos Katalogue 2014 Holiday Mothership - HOTLIST THIS!!
How we spend our money is political. When you are considering the purchase of holiday gifts, why not support the work of a small business run by a Kossack? The benefits are many. You will find ...
|2014 Kos Katalogue's Geographic Locator of Businesses That Mention Specific Locales
Businesses wanting to be listed in the 2014 Kos Katalogue Geographic Locator simply kosmail to mettle fatigue, heading your message "FOR MY KOS KATALOGUE GEO LISTING", and copypaste into the ...
|Add a geographical section to KosKatalogue for localized goods&services?
A geographical index could be a useful addition to the KosKatalog, because there are a number of listings in the 2013 edition that mention specific locales, and some outright offer goods &/or ...
|Pootie Pad Party: Petite Cat Pad Sale to Benefit a Petite Cat's Health Care
Our Basement Cat, Betty, is very ill. She is hyperthyroid and we have just learned she has a kidney problem, too. It is very possible that there is something else going on, too because she is ...
|Do you know anyone with cancer? Monday Night Cancer Club
It’s generally thought that 32% of the people in the world have cancer. Put another way, 1 in 3 people have or will have cancer in their lifetimes. So surely everyone knows someone with cancer, ...
|UPDATE! Introducing MPSmith Studio
UPDATE!!! Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 4:43 AM PT : I received word yesterday that I have been accepted as a member of Textures Craftworks, in Hamilton, Ontario. I am so thrilled and honored to be among ...
|Pootie Pad Party: Sale on Petite Size for Cats
Pootie Pads make excellent and fragrant pillows... Welcome to the Pootie Pad Party, home of the fragrant, organic catnip-filled quilts for cats that all the Daily Kos pooties have come to love. It'
|A quick GOOD NEWS! Fineena is in her new home!
am on the phone with fineena and she has moved into her new HOME! she and da pups are enjoying their new digs! she is asking me to thank you and said she would do so on her own except that she ...
|Rescue Sara R and Winglion
From time to time I have snooped into the cupboards of The Sisters Reed - Sara R and winglion here on Daily Kos. Why? Well, they tend to live on the financial edge far too often. Sara has been ...
|Please Rec This Diary, Help to Save a Couple of Woozles... and a Struggling Community Member
Ever since Daily Kos has been around, we as a community have contributed hundreds of thousands of dollars - if not millions - to various candidates and causes. In the process, we've had some ...
|fineena needs our help to put a roof over her head!
one of our kos katalogue people has hit a rough place - she has lost her place and her woozles are now being boarded until she gets another. fineena opened her home to me when i went home to n.c. ...
|Community Fundraisers: Fineena needs our help to secure housing
Having shelter is a basic human need. As mentioned in peregrine kate's diary , Fineena is currently in a motel, without her dogs, her things, or certainty for the future. She has a chance at a ...
|Community Fundraisers: Your Help Is Needed for a Generous Kossack, Fineena
I don't know if you've had occasion to notice, but one of the Kossacks who regularly jumps in to contribute during fundraisers is Fineena. Yes, Fineena of the wonderful, lacy scarves and shawls, and ...
|Netroots Nation announces its panel line-up & it is spectacular! Here's how we did it.
Don't miss it! The Netroots Nation conference is, as you likely already know, in Detroit this summer (July 17-20 at Cobo Hall). This morning, they announced the panel line-up and it's astonishing. ...
|What to Give A Mom: Kos Katalog
Mother's Day is a bittersweet holiday for me. I lost my Mom in 2010 and a day doesn't go by that I think of her. I made her jewelry while she was alive. Every time I look at Pixie I see my Mom who ...
|Ancestral Places and Sacred Spaces [UPDATE: GOAL REACHED!]
History and culture help us define who we are, why we are the way we are, where we came from and - to an extent - where we are going. The human race is vast, wide and sprawling across this planet: we,
|Aji & Wings Need Our Help
If you're familiar with the Kos Katalogue, you've no doubt seen the many diaries ...
|Pootie Pad Party for Phil N DeBlanc
Phil N DeBlanc's quilt top, layered for quilting As many of you know, Phil N DeBlanc is very recently widowed. He just buried his beloved wife and his heart is breaking from the loss. We are ...
|Can I Bribe You?
Kossacks I really need your help. I am now a full time caregiver. I recently moved my brother out here from California. Getting the family home sold, helping my late brother's daughter, getting my ...
|How to Make Jewelry with Pootie Help: Street Prophets Thursday Coffee Hour (Kos Katalog)
Welcome to Thursday Coffee Hour. This is an open topic thread so help yourself to the goodies and sit a spell and let us know what is new with you. I have been making jewelry for years. Lately I ...
|Pootie Pad Party: After Catmas Sale!
MiMi enjoying a Pootie Pad It's a brand new year -- does your Pootie have a fresh Pootie Pad, a personal quilt full of the best organic catnip anywhere? If not, we're having a sale and it is a ...
|"Thank you for this gracious gift, Secret Santa"
It's interesting how long we are willing to sit with dissonance before we find our way to more encouraging perception and understanding... similar to the movement of the tide as it circulates back ...
|Running out of TIME here! Secret Santa needs YOU!
Sun Dec 22, 2013 at 2:16 PM PT : Marko has received $100 toward Spirit of Life's gift!!! An anonymous MATCH of $50 toward the bracelet for AJI is on the table! balance left is $140 Remembrance (...
|Secret Santa for Kitsap River and Remembrance!
okay - this is the start of the push for Kitsap River and Rembrance's Secret Santa gifts! Secret Santa heard Kitsap River when she admired this petrified wood necklace. She messaged me that ...
|Kos Katalogue Holiday 2013 Secret Santa: Wings: Hands on Silver
Christmas is a week from today, and we elves are hard at work. Wings has been in the studio most of the last two weeks, creating ...
|secret santa's been busy making a list... BUT..
he needs help in filling the requests! We only have one week left! hard to believe, isn't it... what HAPPENED to this year?!? that's where "secret santa" comes in! this community - and it IS a "...
|Pootie Pad Party: Holiday Joy for the Kitties
Molly with her Pootie Pad If you are looking for a holiday gift for a cat-lover -- or if you have beloved pooties at home, consider a Pootie Pad! Pootie Pads are small quilts for cats filled with ...
|Secret Santa needs ELVES!
hi, all - it's me again from the north pole (in freezing california)! this is your update for the secret santa monologues - uh - dialogues? we're pushing the clock here, working our fingers to the ...
|Kos Katalogue: Marko's Update - Secret Santas!
It's that time of year folks-- yes, that time of year when artists try desperately to scrounge a few more sales to perk up what has otherwise been an economic disaster of a year. And of course it's ...
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|Kos Katalogue: Willie Ru Designs - Baby, it's cold outside!
Who says you can't stay warm & look great at the same time? Not I! I like to find the place where function meets art. I think I'm a frustrated painter (or maybe I was a painter in a part life & ...
|kos katalogue: secret santa needs YOUR help!
secret santa is busy this year making his list and checking it twice! on that list, so far, we have the following kossacks: kitsap river who wants a stocking filled with wood - petrified wood , ...
|Kos Katalogue: secret santa time!
last year, something truly wonderful happened! i was the recipient of the most wondrous gift! this community, through this diary , gave me a secret santa gift of a portrait of my beloved mr tee - ...
|kos katalogue blogathon: go ORANGE for the holidays!
hi, all! it's time for the december blogathon for all of us who love to make beautiful things and share them with our friends! i finally got all but one of my orders in the mail - that one is ...
|Kos Katalogue Fantasy & Celtic Wire Jewelry
Stars in the Night Some baubles and bangles - some Fantasy and some with a Celtic feel. I love working with wire and seeing the different shapes as they form. I use various colored wire for a ...
|KosKatalog: Art, Photographs, Jewelry, and of Course a Pixie
Welcome to the wonderful time of the year on Daily Kos where artists, photographers, craftspeople, and other people with unique skills get the chance to show what we have been up to and you get the ...
|Kos Katalogue - Ceramics, Paintings, Drawings, Prints and Much More!
Time to get the December Kos Katalogue Bloggathon started! It's been a rough year for many of us and your purchases of, and help in promoting, our work go a long way toward making life better for ...
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|Holiday Shopping --> Homes for the Philippines
A few friends and I are supporting recovery work in the Philippines via holiday sales of our cards, music, jewelry and tshirts. Please consider channel your holiday shopping into much needed ...
|Attention all crafters, artisans, Kos Kataloguers, and Detroit boosters
Welcome to the 5th annual Netroots Nation Holiday Bazaar, that showcase of Kossack ingenuity, skill, and talent. Well, actually, the pre-auction, because bidding doesn't start until December 5. ...
|Kos Katalogue: Handmade gifts for the ladies! Shop indie, get a discount, help a pootie :)
It's hard to keep track of all the Important Shopping Days this time of year, but this Monday before Thanksgiving is now known as Handmade Monday - or maybe it's Indie Monday, but whatevah it's a ...
|Kitchen Table Kibitzing 11/24/13: Kos Katalogue December Blogathon, a Metamorphosis
PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT: Due to the success of the November Kos Katalogue blogathon in fully extolling the virtues of our own online, small business shopping resource, I'd like to suggest a change ...
|Kos Katalogue: Quilts for the Seasonal Table and Lavender Throws
Harvest Candle Pad #1, 16" x 16", $22 plus $5.60 shipping SOLD Thanksgiving is almost here. Ann and I have some small quilts for the table that would make pretty hostess gifts -- just the right ...
|Kos Katalogue: Living in Beautiful, Green Harmony with Nature
More goats! If you are keeping up with the Kos Katalogue blogathon then you know how special and unique the community is here at Daily Kos. Thanks to the kindness of strangers , yet virtual friends,
|Kos Katalogue: Cool stuff, cool people
I made this mug myself, hand-thrown in stoneware. It fits in my hand like no other, and has a lot of meaning for me, in all its imperfect glory. It holds not only coffee, but memory. Where your ...
|Kos Katalogue: Cry me a river
Note: This essay is both a celebration of human creativity and community, and a paean to artists, craftsmen, storytellers, songwriters, musicians, poets, writers, dancers and dreamers - and any and ...
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