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When is a police dog a canary in a coal mine?
When marijuana starts getting relegalized. Pot Legalization Casualties: Oregon Drug Dogs Get the Pink Slip As Oregon prepares for the advent of legal marijuana beginning July 1, there are already ...
xxdr zombiexx 05/22/2015 8
HI-Sen: Brian Schatz (D) Fights Back Against Fast Tracking The TPA
U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (D. HI), who has been an adamant opponent of the TPP, is now focusing on stopping the TPA:
poopdogcomedy 05/21/2015 3
IL-Sen: Mark Kirk (R) Gets His Facts Wrong Regarding Nelson Mandela & South Africa's Nuclear Program
U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R. IL) has been pushing his Iran Sanctions Bill which would greatly undermine President Obama's negotiations with Iran: http://www.niacouncil.org/much-more-is-needed-from-...
poopdogcomedy 05/21/2015 3
Fursdai Furries
Those of you who ...
triciawyse 05/21/2015 114
Early research shows promise in treating Down syndrome and similar disorders using cancer drugs
Down syndrome and Fragile X syndrome are the most prevalent ...
Walter Einenkel 05/21/2015 7
Questions for kos on Clinton (and some meta observations)
kos, in your piece from The Hill declaring Clinton a "true liberal," and in your own front page post essentially making the same case, The optimist's case for Hillary Clinton , you spoke not one ...
Bob Johnson 05/21/2015 676
CA-Sen: Watch Kamala Harris (D) Rock The California Democratic Party Convention
Received this e-mail today from Attorney General Kamala Harris' (D. CA) U.S. Senate campaign:
poopdogcomedy 05/20/2015 7
The very real and decisive GMO scientific consensus
Over and over, I've read comments on the internet (obviously, my first mistake) that there is no scientific consensus about GMOs, or genetically modified organisms (generally crops or food), and ...
SkepticalRaptor 05/20/2015 270
MD-Sen: Donna Edwards (D) Goes After The Medicare Cuts In The TPP
poopdogcomedy 05/20/2015 6
Editor of American Chemical Society's Journal Environmental Science & Technology Gets a New Sofa
These musings by the Editor in Chief of the American Chemical Society's publication, Environmental Science & Technology, are a worthy read for those interested in the interaction between science, ...
LakeSuperior 05/20/2015 8
Woozle Wednesdai
Those of you who ...
triciawyse 05/20/2015 91
WA-Gov & Sen: PPP Has Inslee (D) & Murray (D) Starting Off Looking Strong For Re-Election
Some good news today from PPP out of Washington: http://www.publicpolicypolling.com/main/2015/05/washington-voters-grow-further-in-support-of-gay-marriage-marijuana-background-checks....
poopdogcomedy 05/20/2015 4
WI-Sen: Sherrod Brown (D. OH) Helps Russ Feingold (D) Get Ready To Defeat Ron Johnson (R)
Received this e-mail from one of my favorite U.S. ...
poopdogcomedy 05/20/2015 3
MO-Sen: Jason Kander (D) & VoteVets Push Congress To Give Veterans Free Access To Public Parks
Received this e-mail today from VoteVets and Secretary of State Jason Kander's (D. MO) U.S. Senate campaign: I ...
poopdogcomedy 05/20/2015 2
CT-Sen: Richard Blumenthal (D) Keeps Up The Fight For Mandatory GMO Labeling
Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D. CT): As a dad, it’s always been ...
poopdogcomedy 05/20/2015 2
WI-Sen: Ron Johnson (R), 'I May Trust Ayatollah Over Obama On Details Of Iran Deal'
More words of insanity from one of the most vulnerable Tea Part U.S. Senators: http://www.buzzfeed.com/andrewkaczynski/senate-homeland-security-chairman-ayatollah-could-be-more-tr?utm_term=.
poopdogcomedy 05/19/2015 15
The Viking Mars Mission
In October 1957, the Soviet Union launched the first satellite, Sputnik. Over the next 20 years, the Space Race saw the USSR and the USA compete in a series of space spectaculars as each tried to ...
Lenny Flank 05/19/2015 22
Pennsylvania Governor: Decriminalize marijuana. Current laws are ripping families apart.
Upon testimony from doctors and patients, Pennsylvania considers common sense approach to marijuana. It has taken decades to get this point in our society, but key politicians are getting on the ...
Jen Hayden 05/19/2015 22
Toosdai Critters
Those of you who ...
triciawyse 05/19/2015 118
PA-Sen: Uncovering Pat Toomey's (R) Newsletter, 5/15/15 Edition
Received this e-mail today from Joe Sestak's (D. PA) U.S. Senate campaign: For close to a year, we have ...
poopdogcomedy 05/18/2015 4
Question of the day: I just want to be loved, is that so wrong?
Ok ok.... It's been one of those days. We've all had them. Sick....tired...broke...depressed....scared. So....I thought some humor might hit the spot. So I ask you....
BFSkinner 05/18/2015 23
Moondai Furbutts: Cutes And Cuddles
Having a great weekend in Spring is a wondrous thing. They should be enjoyed and treasured. But Spring is an "iffy" thing....you can't always depend on fine weather or enough time to do as you like.
The Marti 05/18/2015 105
Scientists invent astonishing new concrete that can heal its own cracks (VIDEO)
Will cracks in basement foundations become a thing of the past? Scientists in the Netherlands have created a "bioconcrete" that amazingly uses bacteria in a very unusual ...
Jen Hayden 05/18/2015 22
There's A Monster At The Door, And It Better Not Get In. Super El Nino Is Back!
Last year a monster Kelvin wave (bubble of warm water) formed in the pacific and started heading eastward. Often times this is the forerunner of an El Nino event. The Kelvin wave surfaced and was ...
pollwatcher 05/18/2015 123
Chronic Illness: Yay or Nay?
Just a simple poll question tonight. I often wonder how many people out there have what could be labeled as a chronic illness, as told to them by their doctor. I apologize for the shortness of the ...
BFSkinner 05/17/2015 67
Menopaws
Last summer we had a bad thunderstorm that knocked out our electricity for several hours. After the storm ended, I was talking to my neighbor on my porch when a tiny black kitten came running up ...
Dovie 05/17/2015 14
Thinking Computer an Oxymoron
Thinking suggests self-awareness, computers are not aware in any real sense . . . self-aware, fugetaboutit. The whole Self-Aware conundrum is a vexing problem for Classical Philosophy. ...
PriceRip 05/17/2015 66
#sekritarmy roadtripping (pooties, woozles and stuff)
We guess this solves the question. Things have been a little slow.
whoknu 05/17/2015 50
The Daily Bucket - Citizen Science at Work
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you. Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, birds ...
enhydra lutris 05/17/2015 26
Ancient Africa: A Short Overview of Homo Habilis
The first species to be classified as human, designated as Homo habilis , appeared in Africa over two million years ago. While similar in many physical features to the earlier Australopithecines, ...
Ojibwa 05/17/2015 33
The Inoculation Project 5/17/2015: Science Books!
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
belinda ridgewood 05/17/2015 12
Dawn Chorus: Birds in Flight
Since humans have existed, we have pondered the magic of flight made visable to all through the graceful beauty of birds. From the slow and elegant flight of large birds like egrets and herons to ...
Kestrel 05/17/2015 79
Kitties at Midnight
I woke up at Midnight - not uncommon for my poor bladder. I have three formerly feral cats. Mert, a Halloween long legged black cat was running up and down the hall, humming his tunes. Booger, a ...
Piren 05/17/2015 15
Top Comments: Meet Sophie!
Steven Payne 05/16/2015 62
Raw Pet Food Recall; Salmonella
The product is OC Raw Dog It was distributed in these states: Minnesota, Missouri, Pennsylvania, and Colorado Please continue over the orange salmonella strain...
cany 05/16/2015 18
The most annoying commericals on Tee Vee
Since I've been recuperating I have been watching more Tee Vee than usual and as such I've been subject to more annoying commercials than ever before. In my view the worst commercials are those ...
BFSkinner 05/16/2015 79
Happee Caturdai Pootie Diaree
Those of you who ...
triciawyse 05/16/2015 86
Where is our DKos labor beat writer on TPP?
Just a question for kos and Laura Clawson. I love Laura's writing on labor issues, so I find it surprising (and disappointing) that the Daily Kos labor beat writer hasn't penned even a single piece, ...
Bob Johnson 05/15/2015 30
Friedai Critters
Those of you who ...
triciawyse 05/15/2015 88
Depression sucks.
For the first time in a long time I can honestly say I am depressed. Health crap....financial crap...and now housing crap. The housing situation I am in is now liquid. I've been staying at my best ...
BFSkinner 05/14/2015 28
Cats and Personality: Street Prophets Thursday Coffee Hour
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 always been owned by cats. We had cats ...
michelewln 05/14/2015 9
Fursdai Furries
Those of you who ...
triciawyse 05/14/2015 98
Songs with names
I was asked to make a song diary as I've not made one in a bit, so here we go. Tonight's theme? Songs that contain people's names. I'll start off of with a song containing my name... Jeremy. :) ...
BFSkinner 05/13/2015 143
Pet food industry
This is my very first diary. I have lurked for a couple of years, felt impelled to comment a couple of times. The diary about Blue Buffalo has inspired me to give this a try. Our story begins with ...
csm 05/13/2015 124
Woozle Wednesdai
Those of you who already either ...
triciawyse 05/13/2015 77
WTF? Blue Buffalo Caught Lying About Pet Food Ingredients.
I'm not a pet food nutrition expert. But I have heard of Blue Buffalo. According to this article in Poisoned Pets, Blue Buffalo admitted its been lying to consumers for years about the ingredients ...
joedemocrat 05/12/2015 464
Surgery Question: A poll
As I was wheeled into my latest surgery I thought to myself: "Self, here I go again" And I was being out under for yet another surgery. And I thought to myself, that if you had asked me when I ...
BFSkinner 05/12/2015 62
Toosdai Critters
Those of you who ...
triciawyse 05/12/2015 71
Moondai Furbutts: Beautiful Day...With Poll
Welcome to another Moondai with the Furbutts! In addition to our usual frivolity and silliness, we also have the final round of voting for the name of the new late night pootie diary. Please take ...
The Marti 05/11/2015 158
Republican objections effectively neutered a bill to care for military war dogs
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Mark Bush, 386th Expeditionary ...
Mark E Andersen 05/10/2015 132
#sekritarmy goes uphill both ways (pooties, woozles and stuff)
After enduring a week of rain... A spring snow storm...
whoknu 05/10/2015 62
Where does your handle come from?
Let's play the name game... . . . Ok....ok...maybe not. :) But there are some interesting handles on here, and I've often wondered where they come from, so now is your chance to share, if you ...
BFSkinner 05/09/2015 298
Happee Caturdai Pootie Diaree
Those of you who already either ...
triciawyse 05/09/2015 106
WOW! Today is my 7 year anniversary on the Kos.
Its good to see things have changed since then. Back when I first joined there were a lot of pie fights between people supporting HRC and other candidates....there were fights between I and P people.
BFSkinner 05/08/2015 35

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