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Jackson Thoreau is a Washington, D.C., writer. He contributed to Big Bush Lies [RiverWood Books, Ashland, Ore., 2004]. His latest is "Born to Cheat: How Bush, Cheney, Rove & Co. Broke the Rules, From the Sandlot to the White House."

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Diaries published: 39 (1665 days since last diary on Wed Nov 03, 2010 at 11:19 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 158 (1664 days since last comment on Wed Nov 03, 2010 at 07:07 PM PDT)

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Total Recommends: 692

Total Comment Ratings: 231

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jacksonthor's Most Recent Diaries:

The Baltimore Sun did an interesting analysis on why Democrats such as Gov. Martin O'Malley did so well in Maryland last night, when fellow Dem governors in states that Obama took in 2008 like ...
by jacksonthor
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Nov 03, 2010 at 11:19 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
This post was originally at The View from Up Here. This is a serious subject, but a funny observation, tying Cheney into this..... New York ...
by jacksonthor
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2008 at 08:43 PM PST with 5 Recommends
I've read a number of columns from right-wingers threatening, cajoling and even pleading with Obama to govern from the center now that he politically kicked their a** and will soon ascend to the ...
by jacksonthor
Comment Count 163 comments on Fri Nov 14, 2008 at 12:40 PM PST with 14 Recommends
The exit polls released on Nov. 4, 2008, turned out to be close to the real vote this election. The only “swing” states that did not go the way the polls compiled by said ...
by jacksonthor
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2008 at 09:39 PM PST with 9 Recommends
What a difference we showed to the world on Nov. 4, 2008, from eight years ago. This is the United States we have been fighting for since Dec. 2000, one that is much more united now than then.
by jacksonthor
Comment Count 0 comments on Tue Nov 04, 2008 at 09:32 PM PST with 6 Recommends
As we get closer to the election Tuesday, I read quotes from and hear from more Republicans concerned about “checks and balances” in the federal government. Republican candidates across ...
by jacksonthor
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2008 at 06:12 PM PDT with 6 Recommends

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