Skip to main content

Posting History for thesill

Title Author Published Comments Recommends Hotlisted Views
102 Precinct Strategy: help take back Chicago Suburbs
Was there ever any doubt about Gov. Dean's 50 State Strategy? Please help some dedicated progressives implement that same concept on the most local of levels in Wheeling Township, Illinois. Our ...
thesill 03/11/2013 2 5 - -
Anatomy of a con smear on Rahm Emanuel, Updated x2
(Originally posted at Illinois Reason .) Somebody help! We keep getting attacked with too many facts and this ...
thesill 11/07/2008 14 25 1 20
Comprehensive Media List... Just in Case
Four years ago we all got ready for the Kerry-Bush debates, having learned the lessons of 2000 that it's not who actually does better during the debate but whose campaign staff and ...
thesill 09/26/2008 19 47 9 32
ACTION: Late nite donation for a 50-state nation
A month back a few of us folks in the northwest Chicago suburbs launched an online fundraising drive for our local township Democratic organization. We got a bit more than half-way to our goal and ...
thesill 06/12/2008 1 - - -
PLEASE HELP NOW, cont'd: $750 for a local "50-State Strategy"
This is a repost of yesterday's diary, which seemed to attract the lunch crowd. Hopefully today, the breakfast crowd will have a chance to offer their help. Plus,
thesill 05/15/2008 3 4 - 6
PLEASE HELP NOW: If You Believe in 50-State Strategy....
"My friends..." If you believe in the 50-state strategy and value the work of grassroots volunteers organizing in our neighborhoods and communities all across the country,
thesill 05/14/2008 5 5 2 3
BREAKING/UPDATED: Boehner & Cantor smear Obama on a half-quote over Israel
(Note: I didn't see this diaried yet. If it has been I'll delete this one. I've been posting ...
thesill 05/13/2008 13 15 - 94
Fundraiser: Keep your friendly neighborhood Dems up & running
We're more than a third of the way through our fundraising to honor Pat Botterman's legacy and more than a third toward our goal -- ...
thesill 05/12/2008 1 - - 18
Wheeling Dems donor drive - Aloha Friday w/ poll
I introduced the Wheeling Township Dems Donor Drive online ...
thesill 05/09/2008 - 1 - 12
Wheeling Dems donor drive - 50 state strategy in action
In 10 days, the Wheeling and Palatine Township Democrats will be hosting a joint fundraiser (PDF) to help cover costs ...
thesill 05/08/2008 - 10 1 24
Illinois Blogs Recap Rezko & Obama: Not Much There There, UPDATED
Two Illinois poliblog institutions, The Capitol Fax Blog (by political journalist Rich Miller) and ArchPundit (by political blogger Larry Handlin), are producing primers for the American people and ...
thesill 01/23/2008 15 9 1 10
Con Fran Eaton pouts as Bambenek wankery gets booed
Boo hoo. Illinois Review editor Fran Eaton is rather upset that her bud John Bambenek is again being ...
thesill 01/15/2008 19 9 - 32
UCC Head Denounces Cons' Anti-Christian (& Anti-Obama) Attacks
I don't take kindly to partisan attacks, least of all partisan attacks on people's faith (or even their atheism should that be their choice in our free society). I've written a number of times about ...
thesill 01/12/2008 52 20 2 40
Fran Eaton's Anti-Christianism Rises Again as Obama Heats Up, UPDATED
I ...
thesill 01/09/2008 24 6 2 45
Holy pin pricks, Faux Patriotman! Mitt goes pinless! UPDATED! Avec le poll!
(Background: The conservatives recently wrapped up a week or so of faux outrage over Sen. Obama's lack of sufficient flag pin wearing...) Anyone else notice that ...
thesill 10/10/2007 19 8 - -
The audacity of imposing your "religious-based perspective"
Let me get this straight -- Fundamentalist Dominionists feel a ...
thesill 10/08/2007 44 24 1 18
Mark Kirk Supporter Hurls Insults, Lies at Dems
The recently completed Yearly Kos conference certainly seems to have thrown partisan-conservatives of all stripes into a tizzy. Indeed, one recent offspring of the burgeoning anti-Kos rhetoric has ...
thesill 08/07/2007 15 6 - 1
“I have a gun. I’m going to come and kill you.”
On Thursday, Illinois political journalist Rich Miller sent me a copy of a press release from Sen. Dan Kotowski's office. (
thesill 06/23/2007 11 12 1 17
D-Punjab: Politics ain’t beanbag, or cricket
Still more resonance over the weekend on the Obama Campaign's memo slamming Sen. Clinton's chumminess with ...
thesill 06/18/2007 32 7 - 8
Help Needed: Cartoonist/Illustrator
I'm a graphic designer helping out a local school board campaign -- election is in just over a month. The folks I'm helping are running against a group of social conservative challengers. One of ...
thesill 03/09/2007 5 3 - 5
So the robocalls worked-quit whining & act
thesill 11/13/2006 11 5 - -
Nov 8TH, the 50 State Strategy, and me - PART 1
thesill 11/06/2006 9 3 1 -
Expand the Frackin List Yourself! (Build the Bench Edition)
thesill 10/09/2006 6 8 - 1
ACTION DIY Justice: Hold Shimkus & Hastert Accountable
thesill 10/02/2006 8 34 - 28
Fuck Torture ... And What To Do About It
thesill 09/28/2006 10 5 - 7
DKos Think Tank Help: Health Savings Accts
thesill 09/25/2006 20 3 1 2
More on ABC Action -- one-upping Yosef 52's Firestorm
thesill 09/03/2006 - 8 - 2
Need Katrina/FEMA research help ASAP
thesill 07/06/2006 18 3 1 -
Rahm taking his ball, going home? Fights w/ Dean
thesill 07/05/2006 27 13 1 5
Graphic Design Help: Need Hi-Res Donkeys
thesill 07/03/2006 16 - - -
Dan Kotowski - Strong Illinois Candidate Needs Us
thesill 06/27/2006 1 2 - 3
New GOP frame: "Election-Year Politics"
thesill 06/22/2006 12 3 - 8
Research needed: have voters rejected gay marriage amendments?
thesill 06/08/2006 12 - - -
Witless Wittman attacks Kos over CT-Sen
thesill 05/22/2006 16 9 1 -
Framing: "No Ideas"
thesill 04/14/2006 7 4 - -
Freep Winger Poll on Immigration...
thesill 03/30/2006 18 5 - -
Senator Durbin being santorumed
thesill 03/29/2006 13 7 - 1
Cook County, Illinois (NW burbs) pre-Primary (POLL)
thesill 03/20/2006 13 3 - -
Misleading Headlines 101 (AP on Bush LA plot speech)
thesill 02/09/2006 5 4 - -
Freep this poll (tee-hee-hee)
thesill 02/01/2006 23 - - -
50 State Strategy = Every Precinct Too
thesill 01/19/2006 1 2 - 1
AFA likes Alito, sez librls like kiddy porn
thesill 01/11/2006 8 4 - -
Schmitt on Abramoff: Please, Don't Say "Lobbying Reform"
thesill 01/09/2006 9 13 - 7
Load the iPods: Podcast Faves?
thesill 12/27/2005 35 5 2 -
Countering the 'White Flag' frame...
thesill 12/12/2005 6 3 - -
Chicago Trib covers Cheney's fall, skips facts
thesill 11/24/2005 7 7 - 5
Lazy Media: Timeline of Steele-Oreo refs - and a request
thesill 11/23/2005 4 2 - 1
ACTION: Get Reid's Back in Vegas (against RNC)
thesill 11/18/2005 3 8 1 -
IL Kossacks: Protest Saturday in Arlington Hts (Chicago burb)
thesill 10/14/2005 7 1 - 2
National Dems: get started now w/ v-casts on video iPods
thesill 10/13/2005 26 14 - -
Hispanics also let down by Miers pick?
thesill 10/07/2005 3 2 - -
ACTION: Fox attacks Obama via US News, got that?
thesill 09/27/2005 16 16 - -
Kudos to Mayor Nagin
thesill 09/12/2005 84 12 - -
Clearinghouse: Links Citing Rejected Foreign Aid
thesill 09/01/2005 10 9 - 9
Hastert Embraces Fringe... movie at 11
thesill 08/28/2005 2 2 - -
Origin of "Democrat Party" epithet
thesill 08/11/2005 22 2 - -
Dan Kotowski: Another Strong Dem in a Red District
thesill 08/04/2005 7 - - -
Want to ask John Roberts a question?
thesill 07/20/2005 3 2 - -
Clearinghouse for Roberts Nomination polls
thesill 07/20/2005 8 1 - -
PLEASE HELP: Right-Wing STILL Attacking Durbin
thesill 07/06/2005 18 15 - -
ATTN Illinois Kossacks (& other Durbin defenders)
thesill 07/03/2005 4 4 - -
Durbin Attack Ad Planned for Illinois
thesill 07/02/2005 18 10 - -
If you didn't already, freep these Durbin polls
thesill 06/23/2005 4 4 - -
2 Durbin polls to freep
thesill 06/22/2005 5 2 - -
On Sen Durbin's Apology... alert + poll
thesill 06/22/2005 2 4 - -
Chicago Tribune Bashes Dean, out of context of course
thesill 06/15/2005 3 6 - 8
Military.com reports on Selective Service preparations
thesill 06/10/2005 9 7 - -
We ARE Wired Different: Sarcasm lost on the right.... (+poll)
thesill 05/25/2005 15 5 - -
Stick, Senators & Constituents: Discuss Nominees' Background
thesill 05/25/2005 2 1 - -
A Priscilla Owen Primer
thesill 05/24/2005 5 9 - 16
A Priscilla Owen Primer
thesill 05/23/2005 1 1 - -
Resource: Filibuster Framing
thesill 05/19/2005 10 2 - 6
Armageddon in T -13 months (w push-poll)
thesill 05/06/2005 13 - - -
The Importance of Developing and Using Our Own Frames
thesill 04/26/2005 6 - - -
Chicago Tribune editorial says Kos/MyDD=Thune bloggers
thesill 04/23/2005 8 16 - -
It's 3am... I'm doing volunteer work...
thesill 02/15/2005 3 - - -
Pelosi's backhanded thanx to Lakoff
thesill 02/04/2005 1 6 - -
SS: Alternatives or Arguments, and strategery
thesill 02/03/2005 8 - - 10
Con Payola, pt. 2: Maggie Gallagher
thesill 01/26/2005 3 2 - -
Holiday Action: Phone Cards to Walter Reed GIs
thesill 12/21/2004 7 1 - -
Cons still giving away 'Unfit for Cmnd'
thesill 11/29/2004 8 2 - -
More on "Use The Framing!!!"
thesill 11/18/2004 10 9 - 8
WRITE TO: Jake Tapper of ABC NEWS
thesill 11/09/2004 4 6 - -
Ramping up our own Progressive Business Alliance
thesill 11/08/2004 7 6 - 9
What were past PV + EV margins? (w. poll)
thesill 11/01/2004 - - - -
Al Qa Qaa timeline (with references)
thesill 10/28/2004 8 15 - -
Are you sure you want to remove this diary from this blog?
Set the sticky flag for this diary in the slide rotation:
Set the maximum number of slides to display in the feature:

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site