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|He Could Have Been the Greatest Kossack There Ever Was. This is His Story. (Poll)
Had he lived in our times, he (we'll call him Bill) could have been a prominent blogger on Daily Kos. In fact, given his way with words and unique ability to coin new phrases, I'm sure he'd have ...
|IN-Sen: Al Franken (D. MN) Encourages David Letterman To Run For Senate
I grew up in a David Letterman household and while I'm excited for Stephen Colbert to be taking over, I am sad to see Letterman hang it up. Being a native of the Hoosier state, Letterman ...
|"Today we have peace. Tomorrow you fight for your country. I fight for mine. Good luck."
I first posted a version of this diary on Christmas Eve 2011. Even in the midst of unprecedented carnage in World War I, soldiers on both sides found within themselves a modicum of human decency ...
|Rest in Peace Joe Cocker
BBC news is reporting singer Joe Cocker has passed away at the age of 70. Singer Joe Cocker dies aged 70 Singer Joe Cocker, best known for his cover of the Beatles' With A Little Help From My ...
|(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 ...
|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 ...
|"The Old Lie: Dulce Et Decorum Est, Pro Patria Mori" - Poets and War Propaganda
On September 1, 1939 the armed forces of Adolf Hitler's Nazi Germany invaded Poland with overwhelming force, lightning speed, and unprecedented ferocity. World War II had begun and the term "...
|MUST-SEE: Bill Maher pushes Democrats to defend Obama and GO VOTE!
Last night, Bill Maher delivered a strong defense of the Obama presidency and all its accomplishments, chided cowardly Democrats for running away from it, and urging everyone to GO VOTE! The ...
|MUST-SEE: Bill Maher asks what's the matter with Kansas
Last night, Bill Maher delivered a blistering final New Rule about what the matter with Kansas is. And finally, New Rule: scientists must conduct a study to determine which is easier to distract ��
|Walker Administration/WI DOJ appealing 120 Sing Along tickets that were thrown out
I haven't offered an update on the Solidarity Sing Along in a while, but it is still going strong. The sing along is a noon-hour singing protest that has occurred at the Wisconsin State Capitol ...
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|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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|Ode to the Homeless Veteran - poetry
Ode to the Homeless Veteran Go Away! I heard him say. You homeless bum be on your way! He pushed me and punched me. He was not at all kind to me. What ever happened to this land of the free? ...
|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 ...
|Bill Maher's controversial New Rule on liberals and the Muslim world
Last night, Bill Maher delivered what is sure to be a very controversial final New Rule that will surely upset quite a few people here. 91% of Egyptian women have had their clitorises forcibly ...
|Jon Stewart to Eric Bolling: 'F*** you and all your false patriotism.'
OK, last night's show was so incredible, I had to do a transcript. Jon Stewart blasted the Fox News crew for attacking Obama over his "latte salute," calling them out for their utter hypocrisy. ...
|Favorite Television Sitcom?
Give me 30 minutes of Seinfeld, Mad About You, Murphy Brown, Fawlty Towers, All in the Family, Are You Being Served? and watch out reconciliation bills, filibuster, cloture, and politics in general.
|Jon Stewart blasts Fox News on white privilege over Ferguson
This was an important enough segment I felt I had to provide the full transcript of it for everyone. On Tuesday night, Jon Stewart returned from vacation to deliver an incredible segment just ...
|Jon Stewart blasts House GOP for their lawsuit against Obama
On Thursday, Jon Stewart tore into the House Republicans for suing Obama over Obamacare implementation. 7/30/2014: REP. RICH NUGENT, R-FL: Our Founding Fathers understood the dangers of having a ...
|Jon Stewart takes on 'corporate inversion'
Last night, Jon Stewart introduced us to the concept of corporate inversion , the latest way American corporations are acting wholly un-American. Wait a minute, when was the Citizens United ...
|Stephen Colbert looks at the Sarah Palin Channel
Last night, Stephen Colbert took aim at the Sarah Palin Channel . I have always been a huge fan of Sarah Palin. She's a strong leader with a proven history of selflessness. I mean, in the midst ...
|Stephen Colbert on the 'poor door'
Last night, Stephen Colbert talked about that luxury apartment complex in New York City that is building a separate entrance for poorer people to use. And folks, if you think about it, there is a ...
|Bill Maher's Dr. Seuss parody for migrant kids (and New Rule!)
Last night, Bill Maher read a Dr. Seuss parody to the migrant children crossing our border. The teabaggers say, "It's not that we're monsters Or that we don't care. It's just that God put us here,
|Stephen Colbert on Obamacare ruling from D.C. Circuit
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals panel's reasoning behind striking down the subsidies for Obamacare in all those red states that have refused to set up their ...
|Jon Stewart looks at contradictory Obamacare rulings
Last night, Jon Stewart looked at the two contradictory Obamacare rulings on the subsidies for states where the GOP refused to set up state health care exchanges. See, the law says you must be "...
|Jon Stewart challenges John McCain to a Wrong-Off
Last night, Jon Stewart challenged John McCain to a battle of who's been wrong more, after McCain dismissed Stewart on Fox News. Come on! I'll tell you what. You come on the program loaded down ...
|Stephen Colbert on GOP's cruel heartlessness over child immigrants
Last Thursday, after opening with a serious update about the downed Malaysian airliner and Israel invading Gaza, Stephen Colbert debunked some of the right-wing lies about the child immigrants ...
|Jon Stewart exposes GOP lies about Reagan's response to downed airliner
Last night, Jon Stewart ripped into how the GOP is attacking Obama for his response to Russia over the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 by invoking a mythical version of Ronald Reagan . Yes,
|Jon Stewart exposes fake bluster behind impeachment push (and why there will not be one)
Last Thursday, Jon Stewart looked at Sarah Palin's call for impeachment , and the lawsuit ploy John Boehner is using instead. Don't tell me you can't squeeze one little tyrant impeachment in your ...
|Jon Stewart blasts right-wing cruelty towards immigrant kids
Last night, Jon Stewart tore into the right-wingers who exhibited a sickening display of cruelty towards the children who fled here from Central America. Ah, Representative Louie Gohmert. He's ...
|Stephen Colbert looks at the race factor behind GOP lawsuit over Obamacare
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at John Boehner's lawsuit over the mandate in Obamacare in the wake of the Hobby Lobby decision . You see, last week Eric Holder stood by his previous statement,
|Bill Maher calls out all the debunked GOP lies on Obamacare
Last night, Bill Maher ripped the Republicans for their repeated lies about Obamacare that they never bothered to apologize for, or show any shame. You know, you just wanna go, wait, when did we ...
|John Oliver shows why Hobby Lobby's arguments were so irrational
Two weeks ago, before the decision was handed down, John Oliver showed why the Hobby Lobby case was so mind-numbingly irrational on so many fronts. What these companies are arguing is that the ...
|Bill Maher warns of revenge in Iraq
Last night, Bill Maher had a New Rule about the current conflict in Iraq, boiling it down to revenge. World War I is the only war I can think of where I don't know why it was fought. I don't ...
|MUST-SEE: Jon Stewart goes after 'warfare queens'
Last night, Jon Stewart ripped into the warmongers who got us into Iraq but refuse to help out Americans at home. So basically, when we give other countries government assistance, they handle it ...
|Stephen Colbert on Thad Cochran's win in Mississippi
Last night, Stephen Colbert covered the surprising win by Sen. Thad Cochran against Tea Party challenger Chris McDaniel in the Senate Republican primary runoff. The point is, Thad Cochran is ...
|Jon Stewart looks at Hillary and Biden's appeal to blue collar voters
Last night, Jon Stewart looked at how Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden seem to be appealing to blue collar voters . Clearly, there's only one way to settle which Democratic candidate can appeal best ...
|Bill Maher on how we cannot change Iraq
Last night, Bill Maher had a New Rule on how we simply cannot change Iraq. And finally, New Rule: Now that Iraq is falling apart again, someone needs to drill it into the American psyche that ...
|Jon Stewart on Senate GOP's continued denial of global warming
Last night, Jon Stewart looked at an incredible Senate hearing where the Republicans there were still denying man-made global warming in a variety of ways even against former REPUBLICAN EPA ...
|Stephen Colbert covers Fox News reaction to Benghazi terror suspect's capture
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at Fox News's reaction to our capture of a key suspect in the Benghazi attack. Why'd it take so long? Khatallah was interviewed by the New York Times "
|Stephen Colbert looks at how GOP can appeal to Latinos
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at how the GOP can try to appeal to Latinos. BOB SCHIEFFER (6/11/2014): If the Republican Party is going to be successful in electing a presidential candidate ...
|Jon Stewart goes after Iraq War cheerleaders
Last night, Jon Stewart blasted those Iraq War cheerleaders who got it so, so wrong. Those idiots were ostracized, never heard from again, because of how... I'm kidding. Because I think we all ...
|Bill Maher has do's and don'ts for Colorado's pot legalization
Last night, Bill Maher closed with a New Rule on what Colorado needs to do now that pot has been legalized there. So Colorado, don't sell keef to novices, talk to customers like a pharmacist ...
|Stephen Colbert on Ted Cruz's citizenship
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at how Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) has now formally renounced his Canadian citizenship. But come on, Senator, no piece of paper can wipe the Canada off you. I visited ...
|Jon Stewart looks at Eric Cantor's loss
Last night, Jon Stewart covered the bombshell news that House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) lost his primary to unknown Tea Partying college professor Dave Brat. So what strategy did God use ...
|Jon Stewart looks at VA's outdated technology
Last night, Jon Stewart looked at some of the outdated technology that's been plaguing the VA . If only there was some visual representation of how responsibility for this mess is batted back and ...
|Jon Stewart goes after Fox News for smearing Bergdahl family
Last night, Jon Stewart concentrated his anger at Fox News for their despicable treatment of the Bergdahl family . STEVE DOOCY (6/4/2014)
|Bill Maher goes after Open Carry "ammosexuals"
Last night, Bill Maher tore into the "ammosexuals" who want to open carry everywhere. Guns aren't just a tool of last resort. They're awesome . That's why people stroke them. And name them, ...
|MUST-SEE: Jon Stewart blasts the Open Carry Texas movement
Last night, Jon Stewart tore into the Open Carry Texas gun nuts. CHRIS COX, NRA-ILA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (6/3/2014): The truth is, an alert went out that referred to this type of ...
|Jon Stewart blasts GOP for climate denialism and hypocrisy
Last night, Jon Stewart tore into the GOP for denying climate change and attacking Obama hypocritically over getting POW Bowe Bergdahl back. OLIVER NORTH (6/3/2014): Was a ransom paid to the ...
|Jon Stewart covers the right-wing reaction to Bowe Bergdahl
Last night, Jon Stewart looked at the quickly changing reaction to the news about getting POW Bowe Bergdahl back from the Taliban. BRIAN KILMEADE (
|Jon Stewart on the reactions to the UCSB mass shooting
Last night, Jon Stewart came back from a week's break to talk about the UCSB shooting, and the media's reaction to it. But what about the real victims — the news networks, who are still going ...
|Bill Maher rails against political correctness
Last night, Bill Maher had a controversial New Rule that won't go over well with some people here, talking about the return of political correctness, and the drawback of attacking those who don't ...
|Jon Stewart on GOP's bad memory on screwing over veterans
Last night, Jon Stewart wasn't letting the GOP off the hook in the VA scandal as they tried to blame it all on Obama, as he noted this has been going on throughout American history . Yes, these ...
|Jon Stewart: Mitch McConnell only beat the Tea Party by becoming an extremist
Last night, Jon Stewart explained how Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) beat back his Tea Party challenger. Mitch McConnell, the ultimate mainstream establishment Republican handily defeating the Tea ...
|Jon Stewart blasts NRA for being against smart guns
Last night, Jon Stewart looked at the news about Chipotle banning guns inside their stores and how the pro-gun crowd has gone to extremes to try and stop the smart gun . STEVE DOOCY (4/9/2014): ...
|Stephen Colbert on Wall Street's hatred of Elizabeth Warren
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at Wall Street's hatred of Elizabeth Warren , who was his guest as well. And now she'...
|MUST-SEE: Bill Maher DARES Republicans to impeach Obama over Benghazi
Last night, Bill Maher dared the Republicans to just do it and impeach Obama over Benghazi. So there you go, Republicans! You finally have your impeachable offense. Obama gave you a case of the ...
|Stephen Colbert looks at Rove's smear against Hillary
Last night, it was Stephen Colbert's turn to mock Karl Rove 's latest smear attempt against Hillary Clinton. All Karl Rove is saying is that Hillary's a public figure, and we should be worried ...
|Stephen Colbert on our failure to take action on climate change
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at our inability to take action on climate change . Well, you know what they say. If you can't stop climate change, lay back and enjoy it. (They = Koch Brothers)
|Jon Stewart goes after Karl Rove for his latest Hillary attack
Last night, Jon Stewart went after Karl Rove for trying to slime Hillary by claiming she's brain damaged. Just one quick question before you go there, House M.D. When did you start caring so much ...
|Jon Stewart starts #F*ckYouRush for Limbaugh attacking Michelle Obama over kidnapped Nigerian girls
Last night, Jon Stewart covered Boko Haram and just blasted Rush Limbaugh for his mocking of Michelle Obama for participating in the #BringBackOurGirls hashtag. Video and ...
|Stephen Colbert mocks Fox's Stuart Varney for being so out of touch
Last night, Stephen Colbert had some fun at the expense of Fox Business's Stuart Varney, who thinks he's all that. So it hurts to see Stu and Fox Business tanking in the ratings, averaging just 54,
|Stephen Colbert's short and sweet takedown of Fox's Eric Bolling
Last night, Stephen Colbert had a short but still great segment mocking Fox News's Eric Bolling for making up shit in relation to Benghazi just in order to try and smear Obama, before he was ...
|Stephen Colbert looks at Georgia's 'guns everywhere' law
Last night, Stephen Colbert took aim at Georgia's new "guns everywhere" law. But shockingly, the "guns everywhere bill" doesn't cover some everywheres. Yes, it broadens conceal carry ...
|Jon Stewart's brilliant takedown of right-wing's hypocritical Benghazi "outrage"
Last night, Jon Stewart examined all the right-wing "outrage" over Benghazi, which he contrasted with other stuff that maybe should've gotten them even more outraged. I think I see ...
|Stephen Colbert looks at 2014 midterms
On Wednesday night, Stephen Colbert looked at the GOP advantage in the 2014 midterms with a special guest. And the bad news does not end there, because that same Washington ...
|Jon Stewart takes on the crazy at the NRA convention
Last night, Jon Stewart looked at Sarah Palin's demented speech at the NRA convention . Well, I see the NRA has changed its mission from firearms safety to defending the Alamo. Um, I guess that ...
|Daily Show covers recent cases of racism in America
Last night, Jon Stewart looked at the recent cases of racism in America, with all of them claiming they're not racists . He then talked about this ...
|Bill Maher blasts cheating conservatives and obnoxious liberals
Last Friday, Bill Maher blasted both conservatives that cheat to win elections, and obnoxious liberals who turn off people from voting for their side. Look at all the big issues Democrats have on ...
|Stephen Colbert looks at Sean Hannity's close devotion to racist Cliven Bundy
Last night, Stephen Colbert examined Sean Hannity's devotion to promoting the cause of racist Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy. And folks, my one regret here is that I did not embrace Cliven Bundy ...
|Must-see: Hannity attacks Jon Stewart. Stewart responds with epic smackdown.
Last night, Jon Stewart noted how Sean Hannity had attacked Jon the day before over Cliven Bundy. Jon ...
|Jon Stewart skewers how the right-wing reacts to male vs. female politicians
Last night, Jon Stewart looked into how the media treats male vs. female politicians differently. LARS LARSON (12/14/2010): That's a man's man, who gets choked up about his country, ...
|MUST-SEE: Jon Stewart rips into Cliven Bundy and his demented defenders
Last night, Jon Stewart really took it to Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his hypocritical band of supporters . SEAN HANNITY (4/9/2014): And by the way, when your cattle graze there, that keeps ...
|MUST-SEE: Bill Maher explains abundance of right-wing radio
Last night, Bill Maher closed with a New Rule explaining just why right-wing radio is so abundant. The fact is, today's Republicans aren't built to governing. They don't want to go to the Moon, ...
|Stephen Colbert hits back at Bill O'Reilly
Last night, Stephen Colbert hit back at Bill O'Reilly for one of his attacks on Stephen Colbert for supposedly bringing down American society. BILL O'REILLY (4/7/2014): Ahh, but Mr. Colbert is a ...
|Stephen Colbert mocks Fox News outrage over equal pay
Last night, Stephen Colbert mocked Fox News for their outrage over Obama pushing for equal pay for women. CHRIS JANSING (4/8/2014): President Obama will sign two executive orders aimed at closing ...
|Jon Stewart mocks right-wing disbelief over Obamacare enrollments
Last night, Jon Stewart mocked the right-wing reaction to the successful Obamacare enrollment numbers, and had Al Madrigal explain Fox News's fevered ravings about how the Spanish TV stations here ...
|Jon Stewart blasts Cheney and Rumsfeld over continued intransigence over torture
Last night, Jon Stewart tore into Dick Cheney and Donald Rumsfeld for their recent media appearances where they still show no remorse for torture. ERROL MORRIS: What about all these so-called ...
|My review of Noah starring Russel Crowe as a non-religious movie that will make you want to believe
( Electronic America media group at the Daily Kos ) The film Noah is the number one rated box office movie at $125 million dollars, which is banned in Qatar, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates, and ...
|Traverse City Film Festival - 2013 edition
We just wrapped up the 9th annual Traverse City Film Festival, and once again I was enchanted by the range, variety, and overall excellence of the films. The mission of TCFF is "Just Great Movies".
|NH-Sen: Jimmy Fallon Proposes Lazy Campaign Slogans For Scott Brown (R)
Gotta love Scott Brown (R. ?) jokes: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/jimmy-fallon-scott-brown-slogans Comedian Jimmy Fallon mocked former ...
|AK-Sen: Mark Begich (D) Discusses NSA On Alaska YouTube Satire News Show
Nice! http://boingboing.net/2014/03/19/alaska-senator-on-a-comedy-new.html Pat sez, "Alaska Robotics News is a ...
|Stephen Colbert Rumored To Be CBS' Top Choice To Succeed David Letterman
It's Friday and I think we could all use some good news. I consider this to be very good news: http://mashable.com/2014/04/04/stephen-colbert-replace-david-letterman-late-night/
|Try out the demo of my video game Tropical Heat.
Hey everyone. Here is a link to try out the demo of Tropical Heat, the jet ski racing video game that I have spent the last 3 years working on. It's my first game that I designed and directed. I ...
|Bill Maher's excellent commentary on America's disappearing middle class
Last night, Bill Maher had a great final New Rule on our disappearing middle class. 50 years ago, America's biggest employer was General Motors, where workers made the modern equivalent of $50 ...
|MUST-SEE: Jon Stewart BLASTS Supreme Court over campaign finance ruling
Last night, Jon Stewart really ripped into the Supreme Court for their ridiculous ruling in McCutcheon v. FEC by ridiculously narrowing the definition of " corruption ", and discussed this ...
|Stephen Colbert on our inaction to IPCC climate change report
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at how our government will basically do nothing in response to the latest IPCC climate change report that warns of dire consequences, thanks to companies like ...
|Stephen Colbert laments Obamacare's success
Last night, Stephen Colbert opened the show lamenting how Obama took a victory lap with the latest enrollment numbers actually surpassing the 7 million mark, thus ruining his plans to celebrate ...
|Jon Stewart mocks Chris Christie's Bridgegate 'investigation' and kissing up to Sheldon Adelson
Last night, Jon Stewart covered the farce of a report from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) own lawyers that absolved him of any wrongdoing in Bridgegate, and then discussed his 2016 ambitions ...
|Daily Show looks at fracking's effects in Pennsylvania
Last Thursday, the Daily Show 's Aasif Mandvi had a segment looking at how fracking has affected people living in Bradford County, Pennsylvania. MARITA NOON: Oil and gas companies are quite good ...
|MUST-SEE: Bill Maher calls on Democrats to stand up and DEFEND Obamacare
Last night, Bill Maher called out Democrats for running away from defending Obamacare, which would only lead to more defeats come November. Now last week in this space, I congratulated Democrats ...
|Jon Stewart explains Hobby Lobby's idiotic anti-Obamacare rationale
Last night, Jon Stewart examined the Hobby Lobby case before the Supreme Court on the birth control mandate in Obamacare with Jordan Klepper . PETE WILLIAMS (
|Jon Stewart rips NRA for blocking Obama's surgeon general nominee
Last night, Jon Stewart tore into the NRA and exposed the hypocrisy of the pro-gun senators who are helping the NRA block Obama's surgeon general nominee, the extremely well-qualified Dr. Vivek ...
|MUST-SEE: Bill Maher explains the power of language framing and how Democrats can use it
On Friday night, Bill Maher explained how Democrats must win back the language framing from the Republicans. Being a Republican means starting with a bedrock principle, like rich people shouldn't ...
|Down and Out in Richmond, Kentucky: One of Our Own Desperately Needs a Helping Hand
For the past few decades, the American Dream has become a nightmare for many in this country. For them it is a dream deferred, so elusive has become its reach. Undoubtedly, most of you are ...
|Bill Maher attacks Noah's Ark story
Last night, Bill Maher closed his show blasting the Noah's Ark story for being fantastical. But the thing that's really disturbing about Noah isn't the silly. It's that's it's immoral. It's ...
|MUST-SEE: Jon Stewart HAMMERS Fox News for attacking food stamp recipients
Last night, Jon Stewart delivered an epic takedown of the utter hypocrisy of Fox News for attacking those on food stamps , while also making excuses for big corporations that drain a lot more ...
|Stephen Colbert mocks Fox News meltdown over Obama's Zach Galifianakis video
Last night, Stephen Colbert mocked Fox News's outrage over Obama appearing on Zach Galifianakis's "Between Two Ferns" interview series on FunnyOrDie.com. ANDREA TANTAROS: Zach Galifianakis is ...
|Jon Stewart has 3 history professors rip apart Fox's Andrew Napolitano's slavery revisionism
Last night, Jon Stewart invited Fox News's Judge Andrew Napolitano on the show after ripping him a new one with Larry Wilmore over his revisionist history about Abraham ...
|Stephen Colbert's hilarious bit on Kentucky church giving away guns
Last night, Stephen Colbert mocked the efforts of a Kentucky church giving away guns to lure people back to church in a segment that's sure to offend the NRA crowd. But these days, all of that is ...
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