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DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Drs Fergie Reid Sr and Jr Skyping from the Daily Kos Roanoke event to the Daily Kos Kansas City event, 4/25/15. Thanks https://twitter.com/Scout_Finch Jennifer Hayden and navajo for the Twitter image.
randallt 05/02/2015 7 6 - -
DKos Asheville: Roanoke Review
Greetings from Asheville! DKos Asheville 4/28/15 DKos Asheville brought its eighth community meet up to life this past weekend with a historic appearance of a civil rights icon, Dr Fergie Reid, in ...
randallt 04/28/2015 45 30 - -
DKos Asheville: Welcome to Roanoke
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, April 25th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 04/25/2015 23 14 - -
DKos Asheville: One week to Roanoke!
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, April 18th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 04/18/2015 48 17 - -
DKos Asheville: Exploring 90 for 90
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, April 11th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 04/11/2015 16 16 - -
DKos Asheville: Dr. Fergie Reid and Jr coming to Roanoke
Downtown Roanoke may never be the same. Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, April 4th. We try to get together every weekend to ...
randallt 04/04/2015 17 15 - -
DKos Asheville: Roanoke coming into focus
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, March 28th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 03/28/2015 17 16 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, March 21st. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to ...
randallt 03/21/2015 39 17 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, March 14th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 03/14/2015 20 12 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, March 7th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 03/07/2015 17 15 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, February 28th. Once again, it was the longest month of the year! We try to get together every ...
randallt 02/28/2015 13 12 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, February 21st. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 02/21/2015 10 7 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Valentines Day, Saturday, February 14th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we'...
randallt 02/14/2015 3 18 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, February 7th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 02/07/2015 19 16 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, January 31st. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 01/31/2015 19 16 - -
DKos Asheville: Meet up Open Thread
We have put the finishing touches on our DKos Asheville meet up for today and folks have been arriving in Asheville since yesterday. To see how this event was born and has evolved, please read the ...
randallt 01/17/2015 29 19 - -
DKos Asheville: Saturday Program Schedule
We have put the finishing touches on our DKos Asheville meet up coming up this Saturday and everyone is pretty pumped up. To see how this event was born and has evolved, please read the following ...
randallt 01/15/2015 18 13 - -
DKos Asheville: Senator Van Duyn!
DKos Asheville and Progress NC are happy to announce that Buncombe County State Senator Terry Van Duyn will be joining City Councilman Gordon Smith in a presentation on goals for 2015 as part of our ...
randallt 01/13/2015 4 7 - -
DKos Asheville: Our partners this Saturday
We are looking forward to Saturday when DKos Asheville will host our seventh meet up. As we were developing plans, Tom Sullivan , blogger for Scrutiny Hooligans and Hullabaloo , brought us together ...
randallt 01/12/2015 4 12 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Y'all come now, here? Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday January 10th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone ...
randallt 01/10/2015 21 12 - -
DKos Asheville: Bloggers Conference, Meet up, Radio
Good morning. The hills are alive to the sound of blogging......Ok, Julie Andrews I ain't, but I do have an update on DKos Asheville's seventh meet up scheduled for next Saturday and Sunday, January ...
randallt 01/09/2015 14 19 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday, January 3rd. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 01/03/2015 13 13 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
A DKos Asheville slumber party will require appropriate footwear. Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday November 15th. We try to get ...
randallt 11/15/2014 18 16 2 -
DKos Asheville Open Thread: January Meet up Announcement
Y'all come now, here? Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville . This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday November 8th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone ...
randallt 11/08/2014 21 13 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday November 1st. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 11/01/2014 26 11 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday October 11th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 10/11/2014 11 14 - -
DKos Asheville: 10/4 Meet Up Report
DKos Asheville held its 6th meet up yesterday and it was a wonderful day of fellowship, inspiration and food. So delicious!
randallt 10/05/2014 70 39 - -
DKos Asheville: LIVE Meet Up Edition
DKos Asheville is proud to bring live event reporting from our meet up which is just getting started. This will be our sixth gathering where the regional community has come together to share in ...
randallt 10/04/2014 12 16 - -
DKos Asheville: Meet Up Eve!
DKos Asheville Meet-up Where: The Cantina at Historic Biltmore Village in Asheville. 10 Biltmore Plaza, Asheville, NC 28803 *(828) 505-7682* When: Saturday, ...
randallt 10/03/2014 15 16 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread, One week till Meet Up edition!
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday September 27th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 09/27/2014 22 21 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday September 20th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 09/20/2014 13 17 - -
DKos Asheville: Weekly Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread for Saturday November 13th. We try to get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in ...
randallt 09/13/2014 14 14 - -
DKos Asheville: Weekly Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread when we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 09/06/2014 14 13 1 -
DKos Asheville: Weekly Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread when're we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 08/30/2014 8 12 - -
DKos Asheville: Weekly Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 08/23/2014 19 12 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 08/16/2014 9 16 1 -
DKos Asheville: Mountain Moral Monday
Asheville's second Mountain Moral Monday protest was yesterday and it was inspiring to say the least. The Reverend Barber delivered a beauty of a speech that kept most people on their feet the whole ...
randallt 08/05/2014 27 40 1 -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread, Moral Monday
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 08/02/2014 13 18 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 07/26/2014 16 10 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 07/19/2014 12 11 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread, Festival Edition
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 07/12/2014 20 13 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Asheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we get together every weekend to share with everyone what we're all up to in Western North Carolina and ...
randallt 07/05/2014 8 9 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Adheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we try to get together every weekend, and then drift in and out throughout the day. We hope this group ...
randallt 06/28/2014 13 8 - -
DKos Asheville: Sunday Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Adheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we try to get together every Saturday, (uh, it looks like every weekend would more acurate!) to provide an ...
randallt 06/01/2014 10 10 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good day and welcome to DKos Adheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we try to get together every Saturday, and then drift in and out throughout the day. We hope this group ...
randallt 05/24/2014 11 14 - -
DKos Asheville: Open Thread
Good morning and welcome to DKos Adheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we try to get together every Saturday, and then drift in and out throughout the day. Sorry we missed ...
randallt 05/17/2014 11 15 - -
DKos Asheville Meet Up News
DKos Asheville held our fifth meet up on Saturday and the event was full of great food, perfect weather and wonderful people. We enjoyed a gentle breeze, sunshine and moonshine mint juleps while ...
randallt 05/04/2014 38 38 - -
DKos Asheville: Weekly Open Thread
An election project, a beautiful place, lovely gifts and great food. Good morning and welcome to DKos Asheville where we are one week from our next meet up! This is the weekly DKos Asheville ...
randallt 04/26/2014 7 15 - -
DKos Asheville: Weekly Open Thread
Good morning and welcome to DKos Adheville. This is the weekly DKos Asheville open thread where we try to get together every Saturday morning around eleven, and then drift in and out throughout the ...
randallt 04/19/2014 24 21 - -
DKos Asheville: LIVE!
Good afternoon. Kossacks from around the region are gathering here in Asheville today for community, inspiration education and food! This blog is an experiment as we have never tried live ...
randallt 01/25/2014 54 34 - -
DKos Asheville: Meet up Eve! Leveraging local power
Our fourth New Day inspired meet up will happen tomorrow and we're honored to have so many guests coming from far and wide to celebrate community and progressive politics. It looks to be a great ...
randallt 01/24/2014 7 13 - -
DKos Asheville: On the radio
DKos Asheville founder davehouck and I had the privilege of appearing with host Jeff Messer on our local progressive talk radio show this afternoon. The station is 880 The Revolution in Asheville. ...
randallt 01/21/2014 25 17 - -
DKos Asheville Update-Guest speakers!
Gordon Smith Sarah Zambon Last year, about this time, I ...
randallt 01/08/2014 26 23 1 -
DKos Asheville Voter Registration Project, week 5
The following is a brief roundup of the DKos Asheville Voter Registration Project's fifth outing. We've been setting up every Tuesday for the last five weeks at Earth Fare , a natural food store at ...
randallt 11/19/2013 36 41 1 -
DKos Asheville Voter Registration Project, week 4
The following is a brief roundup of the DKos Asheville Voter Registration Project's fourth outing. We've been setting up every Tuesday now for the last four weeks at Earth Fare , a natural food ...
randallt 11/12/2013 27 21 - -
DKos Asheville Voter Registration Project, week 3
randallt, davehouck and LamontCranston with a happy voter at Earthfare in Asheville. The following is a brief roundup of the DKos ...
randallt 11/06/2013 29 19 - -
DKos Asheville Voter Registration Project, week 2
These are our volunteers, randallt, davehouck and Lamont Cranston. Would love to add your picture!
randallt 10/29/2013 42 61 1 -
DKos Asheville Voter Registration Project
Here are some observations from our first voter registration experience. I have to admit I was nervous, even as an entertainer who is used to the public eye. davehouck and randallt, two intrepid ...
randallt 10/23/2013 28 27 - -
DKos Asheville New Day Meet up!
The weather was a little cloudy, the temperature was in the high 60's, there was barely a light breeze coming off the beautiful French Broad River and a small but hungry group of Kossacks gathered ...
randallt 10/20/2013 41 29 - -
DKos Asheville New Day photos
Name those Kossacks! Thanks to all for coming to our second DKos Asheville meet up! What a fine day of talking politics by the river over great food. A few more pics below the fold.
randallt 07/21/2013 80 46 - -
DKos Asheville on the radio today
Kossack davehouck and I will be on the radio today for the final half hour segment of the Jeff Messer Show on 880 AM The Revolution from 5:30-6:00 PM. We will be promoting the second DKos Asheville ...
randallt 07/16/2013 20 15 - -
Scrutiny Hooligans
This is the birthday of Scrutiny Hooligans , Asheville's great progressive blog started by our now great City Council member, Gordon Smith. GordonNC started getting his blogging feet wet here at ...
randallt 06/04/2013 11 15 - -
Asheville Skyline
My apologies to Mr Dylan, surely he would approve. The DKos Asheville meet up is this Saturday and the weather is looking sunny and a little cool, high in the low sixties. Spring in the mountains, ...
randallt 04/18/2013 27 15 - -
DKos Asheville Open Thread-Radio Edition
Greetings DKos Asheville and the the community at large. DKos Asheville on the Radio! We had the privilege of being guests on Asheville's progressive talk station, 880 The Revolution , on Friday. ...
randallt 03/16/2013 14 13 - -
DKos Asheville on the radio today!
DKos Asheville on the Radio! That's right, you read it here first. Hmm, come to think of it, where else would you have read it? davehouck and randallt will be guests on Asheville's progressive ...
randallt 03/15/2013 13 9 - -
DKos Asheville Open Thread
Greetings DKos Asheville and the the community at large. This is the third post for a DKos Asheville open thread series that davehouck and I will try to be delivering every Saturday morning. We ...
randallt 03/02/2013 55 22 - -
DKos Asheville Open Thread
I'm really encouraged. With two months to plan, organize and prepare and with the enthusiastic response we have received so far about the Asheville meet up, I think we're on a roll. Thanks to all ...
randallt 02/23/2013 48 13 - -
Is 400k the new 250k?
This seems to be a pretty smart move given the situation. The Republicans have been pulled back to Washington knowing the tide is against them. A grand deal was never a winner for anyone anyway. Let ...
randallt 12/28/2012 52 7 - -
Dear mystery donor
Last night: I was just going to bed when I got the message. I really can't believe it yet. I'm still crying. This has been my daily (hourly) home since the summer of 2004. I'll write a thank you to ...
randallt 12/27/2011 24 18 - 136
The President brings real folks
The President just held a press briefing and brought a dozen or so folks with him who represented repliers to the Whitehouse's new $40 campaign. It looked pretty effective to me though I thought ...
randallt 12/22/2011 5 8 - 100
I'm on Russian TeeVee
(UPDATE: Now with a YouTube embed) First, I apologize for the short diary, but this is a first for me and I just wanted to share.
randallt 03/19/2011 8 7 - 83
Election Diary Rescues
EDR compiles, describes and links election related diaries throughout the year. This group was born from a front page diary series that has rescued virtually every election related diary ...
randallt 02/23/2011 11 11 - 79
Election Diary Rescue 2010 (9/29 - 34 Days 'til Election Day)
This Rescue Diary covers the period from 6 PM, Tuesday, 9/28 to 6:00 PM EDT, Wednesday, 9/29 Today's Menu Includes : 55 Diaries Overall - 10 ...
randallt 09/29/2010 14 - 2 132
Yes, you too can be on the Front Page
The Third Edition of Election Diary Rescue is coming to a Front Page near you at 10:00 PM Tuesday night.
randallt 09/06/2010 11 34 - 58
Thanks for the coverage!
I've been following State of the Union speeches for quite awhile now on my beloved OS (Orange Satan). I don't know if this qualifies as a diary but I just wanted to give a big ole shout out to Da ...
randallt 01/27/2010 6 3 - 9
Asheville's Progressive Hope
"All politics is local" observed Tip O'Neill, a former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives.
randallt 10/20/2009 21 15 - 119
Nazi Is As Nazi Does
Carl Mumpower: A Danger to the Citizens He Claims to Serve You'd think a fairly routine City Council race in a smallish city (~75,000 not counting tourists) in the sticks of Southern ...
randallt 10/02/2009 3 4 - 22
Local progressive vs. Beck 9-12er for City Council
As autumn in the beautiful Western North Carolina mountains begins touching the leaves of summer with what will in another month become impossible colors, the race for positions ...
randallt 09/14/2009 3 10 - 39
WNC Progressive Candidate Seeks Netroots Support
My friend and fellow blogger, Gordon Smith , is running for City Council in Asheville , North ...
randallt 08/13/2009 8 10 1 37
Da Bear w/pics
This will be short, but I wanted to share. We've lived in the rural mountains of Western North Carolina for seventeen years and have seen our share of bears roaming through the yard, crossing back ...
randallt 06/08/2009 43 16 - 45
Rush Limbaugh, just another American
Before retiring last night, I checked CNN for one last read through and found the following news piece. I was so sickened that I had to go read up on some football recaps from Sunday just to clear ...
randallt 12/02/2008 49 16 2 25
Breaking, Lieberman to campaign for Martin, not
Fresh on the heels of Joe Lieberman's resounding re-acceptance into the Senate's secret club of back slappers, the Connecticut Lieberman Party senator has committed to help Jim Martin defeat his ...
randallt 11/18/2008 27 3 - 3
My humble phone work in rural North Carolina
I started early afternoon in downtown Marion and spent about four hours calling unaffiliated voters in McDowell County . My list was mainly from the little ...
randallt 11/01/2008 37 19 - 31
Palin Zombie Fest in Asheville
I just returned from Sarah Palin's event at the Civic Center in Asheville, NC. I'm a juggler and a street performer. This was also Asheville's ...
randallt 10/26/2008 36 12 1 10
Obama in Asheville tonight! (w/video)
Asheville North Carolina's intrepid blogger, Gordon Smith of Scrutiny Hooligans , has breaking video of Obama at tonight's annual Democratic ...
randallt 10/04/2008 20 25 1 20
Liberating my Mom?
I just got off the phone with my Mom. She is an active 85. She describes herself as a moderate Republican who is a registered Democrat. I'm not sure why, she hasn't voted for a Democrat since Truman.
randallt 02/03/2008 5 6 - 10
Huge Sunday night for Obama
Obama has opened up a sizable lead and it is the lead story. Here are some quick exerpts and links for your pleasure. No bounce Mr. Penn?
randallt 01/06/2008 69 23 - 25
Lieberman's journey to the dark side
Joe Lieberman, (I) announces his support for John McCain. The first thing that popped into my head was the Emperor's words to Luke in Return of the Jedi . "I can feel your anger. ...
randallt 12/17/2007 26 4 - 8
Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Arrr ye Mateys, Back from a year in the bilges not talkin to ye and all, I'd like to offer me humble apologies for ...
randallt 09/19/2007 37 18 - -
Rush gets jealous
I guess we should have seen it coming. BillO has been getting all the dark glamour lately as a result of his Jihad against DailyKos and the big guy is feeling left out of the loop. I'm sure the ...
randallt 08/01/2007 53 23 - 9
Kos, I have dial up! Help!
I know, I know. No one has dial up anymore! This is America! Well, I do. My only option is Satellite and it is too expensive for too little reward in speed. The last few days have been heady indeed.
randallt 07/24/2007 70 24 - 6
Energize your Congressional candidate's fundraising
randallt 08/27/2006 2 5 - 10
Does Party Affiliation Matter in State Races?
randallt 08/19/2006 31 20 - 163
Proof! The Tide Has Turned!
randallt 08/15/2006 114 32 - 6
Blogging my Mom
randallt 07/01/2006 15 10 - -
Asheville CTG
randallt 05/05/2006 7 5 - 9
Still Tied to the Mast
randallt 07/04/2005 6 10 - 92
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