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Hanged for a sheep
How is BP like a pedophile priest? How is the US government like the Catholic church? What lessons might they both take from a lovely old saying? Follow me below the fold to find out.
cmanaster 06/12/2010 10 2 - 17
Advice wanted: How to have an effective LTE team?
Our little health care group is switching modes. During the national health care debate, we got together every weekend to hold up health care signs on the corner, handing out pamphlets, getting ...
cmanaster 04/10/2010 11 7 - 25
Digital Signatures rejected in California
The judge in the electronic signature case has issued a tentative ruling, that digital signatures will not be permitted to help bring initiatives to the ballot. "The digital image of a ...
cmanaster 03/19/2010 18 3 - 24
Repeal Prop 8 in 2010 - with an iPhone
They said it couldn't be done. They said we were nuts. They said the time wasn't right. But it can be done - we're doing it; we're not nuts; and the time is now. The perfect storm, the trifecta ...
cmanaster 03/16/2010 25 16 - 39
Arrested for Single Payer Healthcare
Today I got arrested, with my friends Mary and Jerry. This was part of a national campaign, organized by Mobilize For Healthcare For All , to sit ...
cmanaster 11/02/2009 43 10 - 25
Afghanistan
Dear President Obama, The past few nights my girlfriend and I watched the PBS documentary about LBJ. We were hoping to find some examples for you of how he had bullied, bribed, blackmailed, and ...
cmanaster 09/26/2009 8 8 1 18
"I'm sorry you're scared"
Yesterday OFA held a healthcare rally here in San Diego, and Maggie & I attended with the handmade signs we take to every such rally (they've gotten a lot of use lately, between our regular Saturday ...
cmanaster 09/04/2009 143 254 2 202
What I want to hear President Obama say on Health Care
This weekend I wrote the health care speech I want to hear our president deliver. It's below the fold.
cmanaster 08/03/2009 10 3 - 35
Full Copass/Davis Debate
Mike Copass has now put video from his entire debate with Susan Davis online. Please take a look and see why I want him to replace this 4-term incumbent as my representative in Congress. Below the ...
cmanaster 05/30/2008 3 2 - 2
CA-53 Primary Debate
Yesterday Mike Copass and incumbent Susan Davis participated in a debate hosted by Common Cause and the League of Women Voters. They are candidates for the Congressional seat in the 53rd district ...
cmanaster 05/26/2008 6 2 - 14
Ten bucks on a long shot
cmanaster 05/17/2008 7 7 - 8
Impeachment Call to Action and Resources
I want the House Judiciary Dems' phones ringing off the hook. They'll be hearing from me, for sure. Rough script: Does the Congresscritter support HR333? [yes] Great! What can I do ...
cmanaster 11/06/2007 5 12 - -
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 30 | $50 to Possum!
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/29/2007 30 18 - 20
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 29 | $20 to Betsy Markey
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/28/2007 4 9 - 8
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 28 | $20 to Dan Seals
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/27/2007 16 10 - -
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 27 | $20 to Clint Curtis
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/26/2007 5 8 - 4
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 24 | $20 to Nancy Boyda
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/23/2007 6 6 - -
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 23 | $20 to Scott Harper
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/22/2007 7 8 - 8
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 21 | $20 to Samm Simpson
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/20/2007 3 8 - 8
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 20 | $20 to Barry Welsh
Arg, me hearties! Every day of September (almost) I'm giving doubloons to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on ...
cmanaster 09/19/2007 13 14 - 8
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 19 | $20 to Larry Kissell
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/18/2007 8 9 - -
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 18 | $20 to John Hall
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/17/2007 9 9 - 9
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 17 | $20 to Linda Stender
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/16/2007 5 8 - 6
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 16 | $20 to Christine Jennings
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/15/2007 7 9 - 3
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 15 | $20 to Mark Pera
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/14/2007 8 6 1 5
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 13 | $20 to Darcy Burner
Every day of September (almost) I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/12/2007 5 5 - -
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 12 | I can be angry and still CONTRIBUTE!
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 09/11/2007 5 6 - 7
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 11 | $20 to Mary Jo Kilroy
Every day (almost!) of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue ...
cmanaster 09/10/2007 9 8 - 5
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 8 | $20 to Carol Shea-Porter
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 09/07/2007 5 9 - 7
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 7 | $20 to Charlie Brown
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 09/06/2007 10 13 - 7
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 6 | $20 to Larry Grant
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 09/05/2007 22 17 - 16
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 5 | $20 to Vic Wulsin
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 09/04/2007 5 12 - 5
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 4 | $20 to Donna Edwards
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 09/03/2007 11 11 - -
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 3 | $20 to Angie Paccione
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 09/02/2007 16 15 - 2
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 2 | $20 to John Laesch
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 09/01/2007 46 23 - 6
Thirty Days Hath September | Day 1 | $20 to Eric Massa
Every day of September I'm making a contribution to a new candidate, announcing it here on Daily Kos, and encouraging you to join me. If one person matches my contribution on my ActBlue page, I'll ...
cmanaster 08/31/2007 16 12 1 6
Thirty Days Hath September (TDHS)
So... Elections are a long way off, and I feel kind of silly getting caught up in them so early - but, well, as EMILY says, Early Money Is Like Yeast - and I really want us to pick up a strong ...
cmanaster 08/29/2007 7 5 - 186
Coverup^ 2: Had Gaya
I posted the short form of this as a comment on Major Danby's diary, then figured the long form might be worth a diary of its own. Follow me below the fold for a modern-day version of Had Gaya, or ...
cmanaster 07/06/2007 4 2 - -
My response to the coverup of the coverup
What do we do about the commutation? The coverup of the coverup? Here's what I did: * I wrote my Congresswoman (letter below the fold); * I donated $100 to [http://www.wilsonsupport.org/ the ...
cmanaster 07/03/2007 10 6 - 8
An Open Letter to my Congresswoman
Dear Congresswoman Davis, I am angry about your vote on Thursday to support the Iraq War Funding bill. I gave my anger time to cool before writing, but not a lot of cooling has happened, and I don'...
cmanaster 05/28/2007 5 7 1 18
Labor Offsets
Here's a thought. Could we borrow the notion of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_offset carbon offsets] to promote better labor practices? I think some good could come of it; follow me below ...
cmanaster 05/18/2007 9 2 - -
Call to action: Speaker Pelosi is polling on impeachment
I just received email saying that Speaker Pelosi is accepting and expecting calls urging the impeachment of Bush and Cheney. Please call 202-225-0100 and express your opinion. The message ...
cmanaster 05/09/2007 71 20 - 20
One new delegate's reflections on the CDP Convention
The California Democratic Party convention. Two and a half days, six presidential candidates, 2,264 delegates. Fiery rhetoric, sloppy speechifying, backslapping. Cheerleading. Words and words ...
cmanaster 04/30/2007 14 10 - 6
Why Hillary is NOT my choice
I got email from Tom Vilsack today entitled, "Why Hillary is my choice". Then I was talking with a couple of colleagues at lunch, and one asked if I was supporting Hillary's presidential bid. ...
cmanaster 03/29/2007 176 14 2 13
CA Delegates: Please join us for dinner
We'll be having dinner Saturday night at a restaurant near the convention center (probably Dakota Grill, but that's tentative). I'm trying to firm up plans, so I would appreciate an RSVP at my ...
cmanaster 03/20/2007 2 1 - -
Where's Dick?
Reading up on the prosecutor purge, I was suddenly struck by something: there's no sign of Cheney in this particular scandal. It seemed somehow simultaneously surprising and perfectly natural. The ...
cmanaster 03/13/2007 3 3 - -
CAuKos Dinner
Fellow delegates to the CA Democratic Party, fellow Kossacks - let's get together! The San Diego contingent (Dean Nut and I) would like to plan a dinner for Saturday night, someplace close and quiet.
cmanaster 03/04/2007 15 4 2 11
The progressive slate in CA AD75
Like [http://www.dailykos.com/user/hekebolos hekebolos], [http://www.dailykos.com/user/ollieb ollieb], [http://leslie-in-ca.dailykos.com Leslie in CA], [http://donna-marie.dailykos.com Donna Marie], [
cmanaster 01/10/2007 7 6 - 41
WGYB | Help Stacey Tallitsch retire his campaign debt
Real Americans have come to my aid when I needed them most. I never needed to come, with hat in hand, to ask. Help was offered freely and often, even to the point where I felt shame ...
cmanaster 11/29/2006 25 5 - -
WGYB | Help Coleen Rowley retire her campaign debt
There are a lot of heroes in this election - there is a lot of credit to share for our great victory. The bulk of it, I feel, is due to the candidates who stepped forward and put their names up for ...
cmanaster 11/21/2006 24 27 3 10
E+8 | WGYB | Help Barry Welsh retire his campaign debt
cmanaster 11/15/2006 15 17 - 7
E+7 | WGYB | An open letter to George W. Bush
cmanaster 11/14/2006 7 4 - -
E+5 | WGYB | Help the heroes of 2006
cmanaster 11/12/2006 15 14 1 8
My Daily Donation | E-8 | Done!
cmanaster 10/30/2006 23 11 - 7
CO-04 | My Daily Donation | E-9 | $5 to Angie Paccione
cmanaster 10/29/2006 15 14 - 16
FL-24 | My Daily Donation | E-10 | $5.01 more to Clint Curtis
cmanaster 10/28/2006 13 11 - 6
FL-24 | My Daily Donation | E-11 | $20.01 to Clint Curtis
cmanaster 10/27/2006 21 13 - 5
NY-13 | My Daily Donation | E-12 | $20 to Steve Harrison
cmanaster 10/26/2006 22 14 2 17
VA-11 | My Daily Donation | E-13 | $20 to Andrew Hurst
cmanaster 10/25/2006 29 24 - 21
AZ-01 | My Daily Donation | E-14 | $20 to Ellen Simon
cmanaster 10/24/2006 31 38 - 13
IN-06 | My Daily Donation | E-15 | $20 to Barry Welsh
cmanaster 10/23/2006 24 23 1 15
WA-05 | My Daily Donation | E-16 | $20 to Peter Goldmark
cmanaster 10/22/2006 161 64 - 156
IN-07 | My Daily Donation | E-17 | $20 to Julia Carson
cmanaster 10/21/2006 16 5 - 8
MO-Sen | My Daily Donation | E-18 | $20 to Claire McCaskill
cmanaster 10/20/2006 20 8 - -
NJ-07 | My Daily Donation | E-19 | $20 to Linda Stender
cmanaster 10/19/2006 18 12 1 -
ID-01 | My Daily Donation | E-20 | $20 to Larry Grant
cmanaster 10/18/2006 11 8 - 7
CA-11 | My Daily Donation | E-21 | $20 to Jerry McNerney
cmanaster 10/17/2006 23 17 1 6
NM-01 | My Daily Donation | E-22 | $20 to Patricia Madrid
cmanaster 10/16/2006 12 12 - -
KS-02 | My Daily Donation | E-23 | $20 to Nancy Boyda
cmanaster 10/15/2006 9 9 - 8
My Daily Donation | E-24 | $20 to Jack Davis | NY-26
cmanaster 10/14/2006 10 7 1 1
My Daily Donation | E-25 | $20 to Wendy Wilde | MN-03
cmanaster 10/13/2006 22 18 - 9
My Daily Donation | E-26 | $20 to John Hall
cmanaster 10/12/2006 30 16 - 12
My Daily Donation | E-27 | $20 to Larry Kissell
cmanaster 10/11/2006 20 18 1 13
My Daily Donation | E-28 | $20 to Patty Wetterling
cmanaster 10/10/2006 24 9 - 14
My Daily Donation | E-29 | $20 to Jill Derby
cmanaster 10/09/2006 7 18 - 14
My Daily Donation | E-30 | $20 to Darcy Burner
cmanaster 10/08/2006 10 13 - 6
My Daily Donation | E-31 | $20 to Christine Jennings
cmanaster 10/07/2006 7 9 - -
My Daily Donation | E-32 | $20 to Eric Massa
cmanaster 10/06/2006 7 14 - 7
My Daily Donation | E-33 | $20 to Mary Jo Kilroy
cmanaster 10/05/2006 21 6 - 6
My Daily Donation | E-34 | $20 to Nancy Skinner
cmanaster 10/04/2006 19 16 1 20
My Daily Donation | E-35 | $20 to Scott Kleeb
cmanaster 10/03/2006 10 9 1 6
My Daily Donation | E-36 | $20 to Zack Space
cmanaster 10/02/2006 14 12 - 9
My Daily Donation | E-37 | $20 to John Laesch
cmanaster 10/01/2006 53 15 - 12
My Daily Donation | E-38 | $20 to Dan Seals
cmanaster 09/30/2006 16 8 - 9
My Daily Donation | E-39 | $20 to Coleen Rowley
cmanaster 09/29/2006 17 8 - -
My Daily Donation | E-40 | $20 to Jim Brandt
cmanaster 09/28/2006 13 7 - 7
My Daily Donation | E-41 | $20 to Maxine Waters (Updated; I was wrong)
cmanaster 09/27/2006 20 2 1 8
My Daily Donation | E-42 | $20 to Tammy Duckworth
cmanaster 09/26/2006 12 10 1 15
My Daily Donation | E-43 | $20 to Jon Tester
cmanaster 09/25/2006 20 17 - 14
My Daily Donation | E-44 | $100 to Debra Bowen
cmanaster 09/24/2006 23 17 - 7
My Daily Donation | E-45 | $20 to Gabrielle Giffords
cmanaster 09/23/2006 10 14 - 5
My Daily Donation | E-46 | $20 to Jim Webb
cmanaster 09/22/2006 4 6 - 5
My Daily Donation | E-47 | $25 to Victoria Wulsin
cmanaster 09/21/2006 7 7 - -
My Daily Donation | E-48 | $20 to Charlie Brown
cmanaster 09/20/2006 5 5 1 7
My Daily Donation | E-50 | $20 to Phil Angelides
cmanaster 09/19/2006 8 3 - 11
My Daily Donation | E-50 | $20 to Ned Lamont
cmanaster 09/18/2006 8 5 1 6
My Daily Donation | E-51 | $25 to Sherrod Brown
cmanaster 09/17/2006 13 10 - 10
My Daily Donation | E-52 | $25 to Ron Klein
cmanaster 09/16/2006 5 6 - 1
My Daily Donation | E-53 | $20 to John Rinaldi
cmanaster 09/15/2006 6 6 - -
My Daily Donation | E-54 | $50 to Francine Busby
cmanaster 09/14/2006 8 5 - 6
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