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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]:
guyermo 03/27/2009 32 71 - 40
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 ...
guyermo 03/26/2009 56 94 - 37
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 ...
guyermo 03/25/2009 26 36 1 35
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 ...
guyermo 03/24/2009 39 36 - 46
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 ...
guyermo 03/17/2009 1 4 - 12
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-...
guyermo 01/05/2009 28 14 - 15
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 ...
guyermo 12/31/2008 7 3 - 1
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 ...
guyermo 08/01/2008 3 - - 2
Study Abroad
guyermo 07/07/2008 51 9 1 14
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 ...
guyermo 06/04/2008 15 18 1 13
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 ...
guyermo 05/28/2008 9 3 - 14
MN-SEN: Franken Leading Coleman
Minnesota Public Radio and the Humphrey Institute have a new poll out showing Senator Norm Coleman ...
guyermo 02/01/2008 252 276 1 45
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 ...
guyermo 12/08/2007 2 2 - 2
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.
guyermo 11/19/2007 27 18 - 6
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 ...
guyermo 10/17/2007 3 14 - 22
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 ...
guyermo 10/13/2007 43 23 - 5
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 ...
guyermo 10/09/2007 119 148 1 2
Minnesota Democrats Looking at 2008 House Sweep
I was checking out TPM Election Central and a ...
guyermo 10/05/2007 13 11 - 16
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 ...
guyermo 10/03/2007 7 3 - -
MN-Sen Polling
The Star Tribune and Minnesota Poll have some new polling data on the race for political weasel Norm Coleman's Senate seat. In short,
guyermo 10/01/2007 7 5 - -
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 ...
guyermo 09/28/2007 13 - - 1
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 ...
guyermo 09/25/2007 3 13 - 9
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.
guyermo 09/18/2007 12 12 - 1
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.
guyermo 09/10/2007 226 4 1 12
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 ...
guyermo 09/07/2007 3 1 1 8
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 ...
guyermo 09/06/2007 5 7 - -
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 ...
guyermo 09/05/2007 2 4 - 6
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 ...
guyermo 08/29/2007 2 - - -
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 ...
guyermo 08/27/2007 13 12 - -
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 ...
guyermo 08/22/2007 5 12 - -
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 ...
guyermo 06/25/2007 118 12 1 7
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 ...
guyermo 06/10/2007 33 10 - -
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 ...
guyermo 06/06/2007 81 4 - 6
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 ...
guyermo 05/30/2007 158 20 3 23
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 (...
guyermo 05/25/2007 33 8 - 38
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 ...
guyermo 05/24/2007 10 2 - -
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 ...
guyermo 05/22/2007 39 14 - 6
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, ...
guyermo 05/02/2007 22 5 - -
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 ...
guyermo 04/26/2007 11 4 - 2
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 ...
guyermo 03/27/2007 4 3 - -
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 ...
guyermo 02/23/2007 27 13 - 7
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 ...
guyermo 02/14/2007 12 14 - 43
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 ...
guyermo 02/04/2007 43 37 5 242
Al Franken's Senate Run
I know this has been reported and diaried elsewhere . On February 14th, Al ...
guyermo 02/03/2007 69 25 - 3
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 ...
guyermo 02/01/2007 49 8 - 42
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 ...
guyermo 01/10/2007 16 15 1 7
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 ...
guyermo 12/23/2006 5 6 1 126
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'...
guyermo 12/01/2006 33 33 - 17
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 - -
Open Thread
guyermo 10/25/2006 47 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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