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|UPDATED: Red River Liveblog I
I'm back again this morning, and there have been a few updates since I left you last night. First, the new evacuations Update [2009-3-27 7:53:31 by guyermo]:
|UPDATEDx5: BREAKING EVACUATIONS IN MOORHEAD
Update [2009-3-26 21:29:6 by guyermo]: BREAKING NEWS: Residents in Moorhead South of Interstate 94 and West of 8th Street are being ordered to evacuate. Further ...
|The Great Flood of 2009
The media is finally covering the flood in North Dakota. Ed Schultz hosting 1600 on MSNBC covered it Monday, and Brian Williams did last night on ...
|1,000 sq. mi. Under Water and the Media Doesn't Care
The Red River of the North floods pretty regularly. There was a decent-sized flood three years ago that resulted in the closure of many roads that were submerged. But cities and towns are still in ...
|The Beginning of Closure
The strip of rural Minnesota in which I grew up has had a mystery that's lasted nearly twenty years. In May, 1989, skeletal remains of a young woman were found in a median approximately 10 miles SW ...
|Dear Democrats: Grow a Pair
Seriously. Stand up for something. Your party had a platform. You ran on it. It swept you into landslide victories. You're freakin' POPULAR! And now you go and piss it all away. You're in-...
|2009: A Year of Things Unseen.
This is an expansion of a comment I made in regards to George Carlin's passing this summer. There it served only as a segue to an embedded video. Here, hopefully, it's a little more profound. In ...
|Wake Me Up When September Ends
At least, that's what the Republicans should be saying. If you haven't heard by now, Senator Ted Stevens's trial ...
|Another Minnesota Bridge Closed
Continuing the great track record of proper inspection and repair, a third Minnesota Bridge (fourth if you count the I-35W bridge that collapsed) across the Mississippi River has been closed. This ...
|Karl Rove is Coming to Town
Karl Rove needs no introduction. We all know who he is, what he's done, and what he represents. But now he's making it personal. He's going ...
|MN-SEN: Franken Leading Coleman
Minnesota Public Radio and the Humphrey Institute have a new poll out showing Senator Norm Coleman ...
|Oh the NIE Irony
So, unless you're Mike Huckabee, you probably heard that there was a National Intelligence Estimate released this past week. In fact, you probably even know that it was bad for President Bush. Not ...
|Ding, Dong, Paulose is Gone!
One of the more perplexing cases in the U.S. Attorney purging was that in Minnesota. Former U.S. Attorney Tom Heffelfinger had originally appeared on one of the early firing lists, but was removed.
|MN National Guard Gets Shafted, Bush Yawns
It's a story that's been reported on before. Members of the Minnesota National Guard were deployed just long short enough to prevent ...
|Responsibilities as an Employee of Daily Kos readers
The members of Daily Kos now have their very own -bitch-employee, Bill in Portland Maine . If you've been stuck in a cave haven't ...
|Help Save Cheers and Jeers
Save Cheers and Jeers from an ignominious fate! As you may or may not be aware, Cheers and Jeers may be on a permanent hiatus now ...
|Minnesota Democrats Looking at 2008 House Sweep
I was checking out TPM Election Central and a ...
|To Congress: Grow a Pair (A Rant)
I haven't had a good rant in awhile, but this Congress is pissing me off. You started off great. You raised the minimum wage. You started reforming ethical regulations in Congress, but still have ...
The Star Tribune and Minnesota Poll have some new polling data on the race for political weasel Norm Coleman's Senate seat. In short,
|Craig Bathroom to get a Remodel
The Minneapolis Star Tribune is reporting that the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is going to begin installing new stall ...
|My Letter Blasting Mel Martinez and GOP Published
Technically it's not a letter to the editor. It's what the Minneapolis Star Tribune calls a "Netlet" or website only LTE. I'll have ...
|Attorney Firing Fallout: Paulose Investigated
The Minneapolis Star Tribune is reporting that Rachel Paulose's office is being investigated due to the amounts of internal turmoil.
|Liveblog: Petraeus, Crocker & Magical September IV
This is the fourth diary for the testimony of General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker before the Joint Full Committee and Foreign Affairs Committee.
|My Questions for General Petraeus
General Petraeus's testimony regarding the White House's report is coming up, and I have several Yes, No, or I don't know questions that I think should be asked. Now, it would be best if one ...
|Lieberman Personally Bombs Iran
(Tehran, Abbreviated Press) Following the reported mishandling of several nuclear Tomahawk Cruse Missiles, the Abbreviated Press has learned that Senator Joseph Lieberman (I, Thumbuphisass) has ...
|Stopping Terror Without Torture
There have been examples of countries preventing actual terrorist attacks without illegally spying on their citizens, or illegally torturing people captured up to 6 years ago thinking they still ...
|The Charges Agianst Sen. Larry Craig
There are a ton of diaries looking at Larry Craig's actions and wondering why he was charged for soliciting consensual sex in a public bathroom. I'd like to try to clear up a couple things. I should ...
|When Not to Release a Damaging Story
First, I want to open with a paraphrase of (I think) -Karl Rove's-Andy Card's statement during the run-up to the Iraq war. If it belongs to someone else, forgive me. You don't introduce a new ...
|Norm Coleman Afraid of Bush
First I want to apologize if this is a bit of a hit-and-run diary. I have 20 min. before I have to leave for work. Anyway, I saw a news article this morning that will probably be typical of ...
|Republicans are not Nazis
It's something that's brought out again and again . In the past I had tended to agree with this comparison in spirit. However, my study ...
|A Personal Diary
I had really hoped to avoid writing this diary, but I've come to the proverbial rock and a hard place and I would greatly appreciate any advice the community could give me. This is just a short ...
|The Best Road Sign EVER
So anyway, I'm an American. And as such, I automatically find the international road signs to be strange, confusing, and possibly guilty of witchcraft. However, there's one that I've seen a few ...
|Anatomy of a GBCW Diary w/poll
We had another blogospheric suicide (GBCW diary) yesterday that made me nostalgic for some of the greats in dkos history. After ...
|Updated: Tim Walz's justification for his vote
There's a lot of anger here about the bill passed by Congress because it didn't include a timetable. I'm still fuming every time I turn on the news here in Berlin and hear about Bush's victory (...
|My Endorsement for President
I swore not to get involved in primary presidential politics prematurely and, with this diary, I don't think I have, now that we've got official debate type things underway. This is why I feel ...
|Nobel Prize Winner Considering Senate Run
This is news that's been out there for a while, but a Nobel Prize winner is considering entering the race to unseat Norm Coleman in Minnesota. If he decides to enter the race, he'd ...
|AP: Dems should give Bush what he wants
In reading this article by the AP on CNN.com , I got the distinct impression that by following the will of the people, ...
|Minneapolis Star Tribune: No light in Iraq
It's been awhile since I've posted a diary, but I read an editorial in the Minneapolis Star ...
|The way they do things in Europe
This is to provide comparison to those Kossacks of us who haven't seen something like this So, I'm in Berlin minding my own business on a gorgeous day. I walk from Klosterkirche to Palast der ...
|Michelle Bachmann: Iran Plotting Iraq Take-over
Michelle Bachmann, the same woman who groped Bush like she was checking a melon, now says that Iran has a secret plan to ...
|Tim Walz: Republicans failed to support our troops
It's nice having Representatives in Congress with actual military experience, especially (with respects to John Kerry) experience in the current conflicts. What's even better, is having one ...
|History for Kossacks: Westward Expansion Edition
For those of you expecting Unitary Moonbat this evening, he was gracious enough to allow me to cave-sit. The presidency ...
|Al Franken's Senate Run
I know this has been reported and diaried elsewhere . On February 14th, Al ...
|Who thinks you're an idiot?
There is discussion in Delaware Dem's final diary (under that uid, anyway) about how creepy it is to see how far your comments go when ...
|Post-Speech Editorial Round-up
Everybody and their mother is commenting tonight about the speech, their interpretations, and the like. I'd like to take some time and post some excerpts from various editorials and offer my ...
|To Never "Better Know" a District
Bah Humbug! My district will never appear on Stephen Colbert's 'Better Know a District' segment. This comes down from Tim Walz, my newly elected representative, in today's edition of ...
|Minneapolis Star Tribune: Bush has slipped the moorings of reality
I love the Minneapolis Star Tribune editorial board. Their Bush Administration editorials can be nearly as good as Keith Olberman's Special Comments. Today'...
|Bush wants to detain ANY immigrant indefinitely!||guyermo||11/14/2006||25||21||-||12|
|Minneapolis Star Tribune: Bush is clueless||guyermo||11/09/2006||5||12||1||-|
|I helped an apathetic voter today||guyermo||11/06/2006||2||4||-||6|
|Al Franken: I'll call your wingnut buddy for $500||guyermo||11/03/2006||18||27||-||7|
|New Poll: MN-Sen & MN Gov||guyermo||11/01/2006||2||1||-||15|
|Bush Admin: Keep those Foreigners OUT!||guyermo||10/27/2006||2||3||-||-|
|BARKING: Bob Johnsons's Socks Suppressing Voters!||guyermo||10/18/2006||47||9||-||5|
|WaPo on Bush uses of "unacceptable"||guyermo||10/13/2006||12||10||-||-|
|MN-01: Gutknecht calls Foley scandal a "distraction"||guyermo||10/06/2006||6||9||-||33|
|Minneapolis Star Tribune Rips Hastert, House Leadership||guyermo||10/04/2006||9||6||1||8|
|How Many Pages Were Victimized by Foley?||guyermo||09/30/2006||33||12||-||11|
|CNN: We fuck ourselves with both fists!||guyermo||09/28/2006||53||12||1||14|
|GOP Dirty Tricks and MN Polling||guyermo||09/21/2006||15||8||-||12|
|57% of Americans want Administration Investigated||guyermo||09/09/2006||32||13||1||6|
|I Voted Today||guyermo||08/22/2006||3||2||-||-|
|Assrocket on the Domestic Wiretapping Decision||guyermo||08/17/2006||3||5||-||1|
|MN-01: DFL to Challenge Gil Gutknecht petitions||guyermo||08/15/2006||20||17||-||37|
|Freeper Diving: Meta Edition||guyermo||08/05/2006||22||9||-||10|
|My High School Physics Teacher is a Procreationist||guyermo||08/02/2006||67||12||1||44|
|Norm Coleman's Dad is a Frisky Fella||guyermo||07/26/2006||38||11||-||4|
|At a Tim Walz fundraiser||guyermo||07/19/2006||23||12||-||57|
|MN Senate: Klobuchar with 19 point lead||guyermo||07/17/2006||10||4||-||2|
|When Republican Attacks Fail||guyermo||07/15/2006||8||4||-||-|
|Upside-Down Day Freeper Diving||guyermo||07/12/2006||31||14||-||16|
|Film maker, former SEAL sues Rumsfeld||guyermo||07/09/2006||17||19||-||17|
|Roy Blunt: Uptight Prude||guyermo||07/03/2006||7||2||-||1|
|7 Marines, 1 Sailor Face Murder Charges||guyermo||06/21/2006||5||3||-||-|
|Star Tribune: King George the Eavesdropper||guyermo||06/16/2006||14||9||-||-|
|Russ Feingold at the MN DFL Convention||guyermo||06/10/2006||7||13||1||4|
|Jon Stewart tears Bill Bennett a new one! (Re-run on NOW)||guyermo||06/07/2006||401||261||12||173|
|Conventions Eye Twin Cities||guyermo||05/25/2006||14||2||-||1|
|Small Town LTE's||guyermo||05/18/2006||1||-||-||-|
|SNL Alternate Reality Nostalgia||guyermo||05/16/2006||6||2||1||-|
|NSA Data Mining Theoretically Legal?||guyermo||05/13/2006||52||3||1||9|
|NSA/Bush Parody Irony||guyermo||05/12/2006||6||2||-||39|
|Dobbs to President: Do you take us for fools?||guyermo||05/10/2006||21||10||2||4|
|Says Feingold: Show Some Balls||guyermo||05/09/2006||5||13||1||5|
|Updated Minnesota Congressional Update||guyermo||05/06/2006||62||8||-||162|
|Shake-ups in British Cabinet||guyermo||05/05/2006||8||6||-||2|
|Where are Republicans like This?||guyermo||04/27/2006||2||6||1||3|
|Scotty loved by none: Freeper Reaction||guyermo||04/19/2006||28||5||-||-|
|Iraq Veteran on Terror Watch List||guyermo||04/12/2006||9||2||-||-|
|Two Great Editorials||guyermo||04/11/2006||5||-||-||-|
|Democrats Winning 'Rubber Stamp' Frame||guyermo||04/09/2006||2||8||-||-|
|I got a Letter to the Editor Published||guyermo||03/28/2006||9||9||-||-|
|Star Tribune Front Pages Impeachment Article||guyermo||03/24/2006||8||20||-||-|
|Star Tribune Editorial Reams Bush||guyermo||03/23/2006||6||19||-||-|
|House Appropriations Committee Votes against DPI Ports Deal||guyermo||03/08/2006||17||9||-||-|
|Gay Marriage in the Star Tribune LTE's||guyermo||03/07/2006||16||7||-||-|
|A Beautiful Sight||guyermo||02/20/2006||4||1||-||-|
|What was Whittington Shot with?||guyermo||02/14/2006||42||6||-||-|
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