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|My letter to Congressman Jim Cooper
I'm finally completely fed up with my congressman. I've written him before urging him to take one position or another on key issues. More often than not he has disappointed me. It never occurred to ...
|My dream last night - it's Kaine
He's not my choice (I'm still hoping it's Webb), but over the course of the night I had a couple of dreams. They were unrelated, as far as I can tell, but I woke up this morning with one of ...
|Blue Dog Jim Cooper (D-TN) gets a little shock
Per an article in the Tennessean: The head of an electric cooperative trade group said Thursday ...
|WaPo Savages John McCain (sort of)
I was struck by the paragraphs in the Washington Post article about the Virginia Senate race ...
|Bush's Iraq Exit Strategery?
As we've learned recently, it seems the US-Iraq Status of Forces Agreement has encountered some trouble. From today'...
|Climate Change: They Won the Battle Let's Win the War
I was listening to Morning Edition on NPR this morning. They did a brief bit on the economy and the potential effects of continuing high energy prices on it. The guest for the segment was David ...
|Disgustingness from Rupert Murdoch and the NY Post
Just heard on Rachel Maddow's radio show, and I couldn't belive it, but I searched nypost.com and it's true. New York Post GOSSIP columnist Richard Johnson has published Keith Olbermann's ...
|Clinton supporter Allida Black: "Take it to the floor"
Update: Corrected Mrs. Black's name from the comments Well, I screwed up with TiVo and lost my buffer trying to get the interview stored, so I'm not going to be able to quote the interview ...
|Jon Stewart Rocks the Ryman
Hey all! My wife and I went to see Jon Stewart at the Ryman Auditorium here in Nashville Friday night (would have had this up sooner, but we spent the weekend helping her parents move). After ...
|Joe Scarborough is a tool and a hack
Not that we didn't know that already, but on today's Morning Joe he dropped a gem of a quote that nearly made my head pop for it's idiocy. I've never liked him, but I didn't realize he was ...
|Blue Dog Jim Cooper (D-TN) comes clean to this constituent
You may have seen [http://www.dailykos.com/storyonly/2008/3/20/125821/277 this story] soon after the last FISA vote. Well, I just got my letter from Rep. Cooper. Short and to the point, but wrong.
|The dumbest comment re: the USA firings?
[http://www.ksl.com/?nid=148&sid=1032901 This] from Utah Rep. Chris Cannon: There is nothing wrong with firing a U.S. attorney for reasons of politics. The fact is, the Democrats have ...
|An argument I never hear against Hillary
If Hillary becomes the Democratic nominee, and then wins the Presidential election then by the end of her term America will have been run by TWO families for 24 or 28 years (depending on whether she ...
|Jack Murtha for Speaker||figurefive||11/09/2006||90||7||-||6|
|The American Conservative: GOP Must Go (wth a kicker)||figurefive||11/06/2006||4||1||-||-|
|He said WHAT?||figurefive||11/01/2006||26||1||-||-|
|Detainee Act - Pocket Vetoed?||figurefive||10/17/2006||52||16||3||9|
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