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|Passenger plane with 295 people shot down over Eastern Ukraine
There are confirmed reports that Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 (Amsterdam-Kuala Lumpur) just went down over the region of the civil war in Eastern Ukraine. The plane was likely shot down. There are ...
|Breaking: bloodshed and worse in Ukraine
40+ people dead in Odessa (mostly pro-Russian activists, and at least some of them burned alive), helicopters shot down over Slavyansk, casualties during the storm of Kramatorsk. Links below the ...
|Dear United States, not everything in the world is about YOU...
Several contributors here wrote diaries about neocon involvement in the events in Ukraine. These diaries share two common misconceptions, and both of these misconceptions are glaringly conspiracy-...
|Breaking: disturbing developments in Crimea
There are recent rumors that part of the Crimea (a Ukrainian province) is now under control of Russian military. I am trying to piece together what's going on from Ukrainian news... and Russian, and ...
|BREAKING!!!! Daily Kos under ZOMBIE TROLL ATTACK!11! z0mg
In the last half hour or so, it appears that somebody created a tag team of six (perhaps more) zombies, and set them loose in the epic meta thread launched by Kos. It also appears that said zombies ...
|This troll's nose looks like a gorilla!
Legitimate issues are raised, but there is also a bunch of stuff that's just over the top - hilariously and sadly at the same time.
|"North Colorado" to secede?
It's not from The Onion , it's for real. Weld County in Northern Colorado has put a vote on the ballot this November to secede from Colorado and to "pursue becoming the 51st state of the United ...
There's just too much stuff going on at this site that I have no desire to be a party to, sorry: the virtual pie fights where people try to score cheap points over a real tragedy, the internet tough-...
|VERY good news from the Middle East?
Avigdor Lieberman, the Foreign Minister of Israel, is finally forced to resign after being haunted for years by financial scandals and accusations of money laundering, bribery, and so on. Why it ...
|Regarding trolls and paid shills...
This post is about a major breaking scandal - several prominent bloggers have just been revealed to be paid trolls ... Background and breaking news - below the squiggly.
|Susan G. Komen Facebook page - they sure are busy cleaning it up...
...and STILL cannot keep up with the negative feedback. Here's a little sampling...
|Fukushima nuclear plant: COLD SHUTDOWN.
According to Japan's Prime Minister, the crippled reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant have been ...
|The obamarox/obamasux crap...
has started again. All that needed to be said on this subject has already been said. It is my subjective (and quite possibly flawed) perception that the resumption of flames is the responsibility ...
|FCC Chair promises to kill Fairness Doctrine. WTF???
Fairness Doctrine has been a part of FCC ( Federal Communications Commission ) rulebook since 1949. As summarized by ...
|Elections 2010: meet the opponent and ROFL...||kalmoth||09/10/2010||19||9||-||64|
|Unrest in Jamaica: dozens killed, state of emergency declared
I understand that it's not nearly as fascinating as all the meta on the wreck list, but there is a gun battle between Jamaican army and police on one side and the Shower Posse gang controlling ...
|Indonesia hit by magnitude 7.7 earthquake... no casualties reported
Magnitude 7.7. Epicenter near Northern Sumatra. USGS reported the quake first, the damage appears limited to power outages. ...
|Glenn Beck barking like a dog on air (no kidding!)
A video just surfaced of our favorite right-wing comedian Beck literally barking like a mad dog. It's not manipulated in any way, Beck actually went on air and did a rather lame dog impersonation, ...
|Coded death threats, PUMAPAC, Psalm 109:8 weirdness
Earlier today, kat68 published ...
|HAXX0R3D: Gov. Rick Perry (TX)?
Reports are coming in that Gov. Rick Perry's re-election campaign kickoff in Texas had a less than auspicious beginning. Quoting Peggy ...
|STFU! Obama SUPPORTS the public option! Today's news...
To all the Chicken Littles here, here's the breaking news. President Obama SUPPORTS THE PUBLIC ...
|Lieberman under criminal investigation, will be forced to quit?
For some reason, I think that news of a criminal investigation of Joe Lieberman would make many Kossacks happy. This is not what I'm talking about here (although there is a Joe Lieberman connection -
|The Bush war on CHEESE
The last days of the mercifully-departed administration were really busy, and it will probably take months to unravel all the mischief the Bush gnomes wrought. One of the inadvertently hilarious ...
|The first commercial spaceport in New Mexico!
This was in the works for quite some time, but now it's official - Virgin Galactic has signed a lease ...
|"OCTOBER SURPRISE"? US strikes Syria
Apparently, four US helicopters just delivered a strike inside Syria, for the first time ever. Links:
|OHIO NASTINESS: state vote site hack, threats to Democratic election official
The Ohio Secretary of State website that, among other things, handles voter registration and election information,
|Global economic crisis: A MAVERICK solution!!!!
This solution was presented by a somewhat unlikely duo - actresses Natalie Portman and Rashida Jones. Before you dismiss it out of hand, consider that, despite their youthful looks, Ms. Portman and ...
|Stealth coup in North Korea?
Something fishy is going on in North Korea. According to Yomiuri Shimbun (Japanese center-right newspaper of record), North Korea is calling upon its ...
|Gibsonville, NC: "Obama sticker? NO PARKING!"
Some parking lot owner in Gibsonville, NC put a sign saying... Obama supporter? Obama bumper sticker? NO PARKING! It was reported on ...
|Bill O'Reilly's website haXX0r3d
Billoreilly.com got hacked - allegedly in retaliation for comments Billo made after the hack of Sarah Palin's Yahoo account. The proof of the hack has been posted ...
|Recycled Wolves, or 2004 Revisited...
The new "wolves" ad from McCain campaign is remarkably similar to the now-historic "wolves"
|Bush statement on Georgia: WTF? (updated)
He mispronounced Saakashvili. No surprise. He mispronounced Sarkozy. Duh. He's sending Condi to France (to eat cheese and discuss surrender?). He mispronounced Tbilisi. He's sending the ...
|War in South Ossetia: a glimmer of hope? (updated)
Reuters and lenta.ru report that Georgia is withdrawing troops from ...
|War in South Ossetia - massive destruction in Tskhinvali (updated)
After a false hope of yesterday's ceasefire , the war in Georgia's breakaway region of South Ossetia has flared up, ...
|Trouble in the Caucasus: sanity? too much to hope for (updated x 2)
In one of my previous diaries , I described an earlier confrontation involving Russia, Georgia, and Abkhazia (a ...
|Trouble brewing in the Caucasus: Abkhazia... (updated x 2)
Georgia has announced that a Russian MiG-29 fighter shot down a ...
|A skirmish in the war against reason...
Not a candidate diary. In one of the West Texas school districts ( Ector County ), since 2005, students were taught “the story of the ...
|Trouble brewing in Europe: Kosovo, Abkhazia... ?
Not a candidate diary. Kosovo, formerly a province in former Yugoslavia (and subsequently in Serbia), just declared its ...
|Developing: Iran cut off the Internet? (updated)
Not a candidate or super Tuesday diary. News just came in that a fifth fiberoptic ...
|Myspace SUCKS: atheist community shut down (with UPDATE)
Myspace is a popular social networking site. About two years ago, it was bought by Rupert Murdoch's media empire . I don't know if it ...
|New evidence of a campaign against The Golden Compass
Below is a quote from a letter sent out to parents of children attending a very academically respectable and fairly mellow Catholic school by the school's ermm... spiritual advisor, ...
|How should we react to Air America "restructuring"?||kalmoth||09/13/2006||34||2||1||38|
|BUSBY-BILBRAY vote challenged in court||kalmoth||07/31/2006||13||35||-||5|
|WaPo readers rebuke Richard Cohen||kalmoth||05/10/2006||12||12||-||4|
|Firsthand account from Biloxi...||kalmoth||09/02/2005||6||8||-||-|
|Parents Television Council: FCC finally on to it?||kalmoth||01/24/2005||6||1||-||-|
|More bumper-sticker silliness||kalmoth||12/31/2004||13||1||-||1|
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