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My Brother has Alzheimer's
His memory started slipping in his fifties. Early Alzheimer's. He got it from our dad. What kills me is he was so devoted to learning. He studied & became a rocket scientist. He overcame all the ...
x 05/08/2013 38 28 - -
Lucy
Sometimes I feel like Lucy face down in a river in the Olduvai Gorge eons of mud permeating my bones I saw her bones yesterday. A tiny hominid. I'd imagined her larger, but she was the size of a ...
x 04/16/2013 12 26 2 -
Unlucky
I went to the casino Hit the jackpot But didn't win a dime Because I didn't bet the max. Went home & the house was burglarized They got all my gold No one got hurt Cat got a tumor $900 This is ...
x 04/10/2013 3 3 1 -
We're All Jesus Now
Who do you think I am? I am you You are the Sun God As am I Don't be afraid You need to be strong This whole mess will pass Love the poor Set free those who are oppressed Turn the other cheek Do ...
x 03/31/2013 5 6 - -
Here We Are
The end of an era. Error. Air. Or not. The same old world is still here. Maybe some microbes had a cataclysm & cancer, polio or ebola died. A kink in a DNA strand may have expanded Removing baby ...
x 12/21/2012 9 6 - -
Only in America
We worked our asses off, & we won!
x 11/18/2012 7 7 - -
A Land of Hope and Dreams
This train carries fools and kings... I am so happy to be on this train with you misfits and seers. YES! YES! YES!
x 11/07/2012 3 3 - -
Brothers and Sisters
For the benefit of all beings Welcome to Brothers and Sisters, the weekly meetup for prayer* and community at Daily Kos. We put an asterisk on pray* to acknowledge that not everyone uses ...
x 09/30/2012 37 23 - 95
Brothers and Sisters
x 08/05/2012 70 46 1 292
Good Gus Morning!
Nice to see ya. A word from the CDC: GUS (Gave Up Smoking) is a community support diary for Kossacks in the midst of quitting smoking. Any supportive comments, suggestions or positive ...
x 06/14/2012 54 11 - 131
Hop on the GUS Bus
May 19, 2012 was my first tobacco free birthday in 44 years! & I'm in my 5th month! Me! Tobacco Free! GUS (Gave Up Smoking) is a community support ...
x 05/20/2012 47 18 - 137
Johnny Otis Will Never Die
And he won't fade away, either.
x 01/21/2012 22 17 - 106
Grouchy In Winter
Some of you may share my Seasonal Mood/Affective Disorder. If not, I just want you to know that some of us become very grouchy when the nights grow long. If we snap at you, it's likely a lack of ...
x 12/18/2011 35 7 - 110
Easy to be proud
I am an altruist who has just been punched in my insular face by a ...
x 12/15/2011 15 21 - 119
World Music Lounge, Tuareg Blues
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x 12/10/2011 27 12 1 93
Class War Hootenanny!
The 1% don't give a rat's ass about us, & never really noticed us until ...
x 12/04/2011 8 5 - 80
Class War Hootenanny!
x 11/27/2011 22 11 - 130
World Music Lounge, Fado
(Pronounced, fahtho) Fado is Portugese Torch Song. It is longing and loss; deep, loving despair. Not solely romantic despair, but grief for every kind of loss. It is a torch song ...
x 11/26/2011 19 7 1 79
World Lounge, Arabic Groove
x 11/19/2011 8 5 - 45
Brothers and Sisters
Blessings For the benefit of all ...
x 11/13/2011 83 27 - 156
World Lounge, Latin Old School
You can't do World Music without a big shout out to Putumayo. Many thanks for keeping World Music alive. Let's start with a Tango.
x 11/12/2011 7 6 - 41
Class War Hootenanny! Woody Guthrie. Leadbelly, et al
Some ...
x 11/06/2011 30 23 1 134
Class War Hootenanny!
The Revolution starts when?
x 10/30/2011 14 8 - 107
The Baby Whisperer
Babies & children love the Dad in ...
x 10/30/2011 14 18 1 94
Why I Love This Site
When I first came here, during the Dean campaign, it was like a corner bar full of lawyers and geeks, and a few hotheads. Then it grew into a town, with a church, a diner, a college & a Democratic ...
x 10/18/2011 56 50 - 417
Class War Hootenanny!
x 10/09/2011 21 14 - 127
Class War Hootenanny!
I have a hammer & I have a song to sing...
x 09/20/2011 11 9 - 95
Cars
My faithful little Toyota Corolla, otherwise known as a '94 GEO PRIZM, wasn't pretty, but she was a _champ._ Her body was ugly, but she would never let me down. I loved my Carlotta. She was a dear ...
x 08/28/2011 43 7 - 162
Class War Hootenanny!
Just in case any of us may be getting soft on the Class War, sing along:
x 08/19/2011 57 26 1 202
Class War Hootenanny, For Meteor Blades
What's so funny MB, I love you so much You are my Idol, & this is 4 ...
x 08/10/2011 19 22 - 226
Dream Journal
I posted this at Street Prophets in 2006. It was my last _haunted house/ghost/evil spirit_ dream. I think I resolved a lot of ...
x 08/06/2011 7 4 - 32
Let's Dance
x 08/01/2011 8 7 - 78
Class War Hootenanny!
Dimes are getting scarce,But if I got 2, you get 1, bredren.
x 07/27/2011 7 10 - 87
Brothers and Sisters, The Spaciousness of Mind
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x 07/17/2011 65 31 2 197
Some Spiritual Music
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x 07/08/2011 31 31 - 155
The Wine Flu
Some of us indulge too much in the mood alterers. Wine, beer, ganga, etc. We know our guilty pleasures. Some of us want to cut the cords that keep us coming back to inebriation. But we don't have ...
x 07/05/2011 25 2 - 178
If Debt Collectors are Bugging You,
don't give them the time of day. a href="http://credit.about.com/od/debtcollection/a/soflimitations.htm" There's no law that says you have to communicate ...
x 07/03/2011 27 28 6 249
Pride Day Hootenanny!
Wave those rainbows!
x 06/26/2011 7 3 - 75
Class War Hootenanny!
Here we go ...
x 06/10/2011 17 11 - 117
Class War Hootenanny!
x 06/03/2011 28 15 - 117
Class War Hootenanny!
x 05/27/2011 21 10 - 109
Declining Credit Cards
Whenever I go into Home Depot they offer me a credit card, and I decline. I defaulted on my credit cards awhile back, & as soon as the 10 year window closed, I got a spate of offers in my e-mail box,
x 05/16/2011 351 198 3 1929
Class War Hootenanny!
x 05/14/2011 14 8 1 122
Class War Hootenanny!
x 05/06/2011 13 14 - 113
Class War Hootenanny!
x 04/22/2011 16 18 2 135
Brothers and Sisters
...
x 04/17/2011 112 41 - 235
Brothers and Sisters
Blessings May ...
x 02/27/2011 48 23 - 161
The Ballet, Giselle
Let's go to the Ballet.
x 02/25/2011 3 4 - 38
Love of Money vs Love of Innovation
Me myself personally just want enough money to be comfortable and enjoy the company of my loved ones. I'm good with that. Some extras would be nice, but I'm okay with what I can afford. If I want a ...
x 01/09/2011 4 1 - 65
The Moon Was A Drip On A Dark Hood
da shiznit b/f it was shiznit.
x 12/26/2010 15 10 1 58
The Great Swindle
Let's say I have a billion dollars, but it turns out it's not enough. How much money is enough before I stop to consider what I can do with that much money? How much is enough? Let's say a guy in ...
x 11/28/2010 18 10 - 38
It Rains Diamonds on Neptune
The one & two percenters seem to have no satiety response . They just can't get _enough_ of money, privelege, or power. Well, on Neptune it ...
x 11/20/2010 22 14 - 95
Yo Kidz! Hope & Change is You
It's no secret that I think the Milennial generation is Awesome. I think you're the most intelligent generation evah. Y'all leave all other activist generations in the dust. You put Obama ...
x 09/23/2010 6 6 - 26
Some Hand Signs
The next time you see a POTUS autocade rolling by, & you don't know what to do, here are some hand signs you can employ:
x 05/28/2010 16 5 - 32
I Went to the Store
I went to the store for apples and bread got root beer and chips cookies and ice cream I went to the store for draino & chicken got pork chops & pie potatoes & popcorn Got pickles and wine Some ...
x 05/05/2010 10 9 - 25
What I Like About Obama
*He has got us all _busy._* I'm weatherizing. Last month people were buying cars. Cities & States are getting their shovel-ready projects in the pipeline. Healthcare/Insurance legislation is ...
x 09/13/2009 11 7 - 7
When This Funeral is Over, We are All Lions
We are Uncle Ted's pride. He trained us to be as strong and determined as _him._ My whole life was framed by the Kennedys. They are _the definition_ of what being a Democrat means. Big and ...
x 08/26/2009 18 20 1 14
GUS Pub, SOB*
I started smoking when I was about sixteen, forty some odd years ago. Back then Old Gold, Camel and other brands sponsored various TV shows, and everyone smoked & drank in the movies. Bogey lit '...
x 07/30/2009 79 21 - 21
Spiritual Poetry Slam
x 07/14/2009 18 8 - 1
Arts Round-Up
Wherever you go, wherever you are, there's something to see and something to hear.
x 05/03/2009 6 7 - 86
Equal Rights, w/poll!
I have finally come to something approaching a coherent position on the drama about the Inaugural prayer Invocation. Much of this is a comment buried in another diary, but I decided that it might ...
x 12/19/2008 23 7 - 4
Howard Dean Birthday FUN-Raiser!
Today is Howard's _Birthday!_ Let's give him some _cash._ He brought us 2 cycles of victory and he never let us down. Let's take the occasion of his 60th birthday to show our appreciation with a ...
x 11/17/2008 10 19 - 20
Food Poem Politics
This is a fairly wide open concept. Not too many rulz. Make a poem out of some food, cooking or political thing. It can be subtle or wazoo, delicious or whackadoodle. I'm a pretty good cook, (...
x 11/11/2008 14 1 - 2
Howard be thy name, w/poll
*Our Father* He encouraged us to _be the bench._ And he provided the tools.
x 11/06/2008 17 13 - 79
Karma Yoga
Karma Yoga by x [Subscribe] [Edit Diary] Sun Jun 29, 2008 at 01:56:42 AM PDT Karma = Action Yoga = Union Karma Yoga is compassionate action. It is seeing suffering, and moving to alleviate it. ...
x 06/29/2008 12 15 - 178
The Grieving Room
For the Soul’s Safekeeping When, through intense propensities, we are wandering in the Sangsara, Along the bright light-path of the simultaneously-born Wisdom, May the heroic ...
x 05/19/2008 87 26 - 29
I Love You Freakin' Kids So Much I Could Just Freakin' $#!%
Ya know what the Big Story last night was? The _Kidz._ The kids people always say won't turn out. Well, they _did._ And they have been this whole primary. They _mashed._ The kids are alright. ...
x 05/07/2008 35 17 - 1
The Grieving Room
Mother o' Mine If I were hanged on the highest hill, Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine! I know whose love would follow me still, Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine! If I were drowned ...
x 03/10/2008 40 17 - 2
Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr
x-posted from Street Prophets He studied Ghandi and brought that discipline and vision to the American Civil Rights Movement.
x 01/21/2008 16 16 1 10
DKos Poetry Slam/Open Mic!
Greetings. Welcome to the resurgent DKos Poetry Slam/Open Mic. Find yourself a table, or sit on the floor, and hey, step ...
x 12/29/2007 47 4 1 12
History for Kossacks: Golden Age of Piracy
(Unitary Moonbat has taken the night off to attend to some important work involving his profession, _actual Historian._ Tonight's Historiorant will follow some of the Pirates of the 17th and 18th ...
x 08/19/2007 63 41 5 18
O'Reilly Fans! No Donut Zone in Web City, W/Poll!
I've been thinking that maybe we get a little too enthusiastic with TR's here sometimes, and send some visitors to "The Netherlands" where their statements are safely out of public view. It ...
x 08/05/2007 27 5 1 -
Speak Spanish to Me
I am planning a trip to Portugal and Spain next year, and I need to learn some Portugese and Spanish. So I'm calling on you'se guys to help me out here. There are translator sites, but they don't ...
x 07/09/2007 52 5 - -
Yella Dog
I tend to avoid diaries promoting or dissing current Democratic Primary candidates, not b/c I don't like them, but b/c I'm waiting for Gore. I like Gore. He's my number one. I have a friend who is ...
x 07/02/2007 21 7 - -
Talk Nerdy to Me/Nerds' Night Out
Is your idea of a good time a Archeological lecture, astronomical slide show, 'An Inconvenient Truth' house party screening, a poetry reading, political speech, or a panel discussion on world ...
x 03/29/2007 66 11 2 -
Jeers and Cheers! Bootleg Edition!
I just plain forgot that today is a Left Coast C&J edition.  Being a Left coaster, that's way schtoopid.  Ah well.  I've never been a freakin' genius anyways. So don't even expect the usual ...
x 03/16/2007 102 23 1 6
dKos Poetry Slam/Open Mic! (Poll added)
Good evening. Welcome to the dKos PSlam/Open Mic. Sit at a table or on the floor, get comfy and mellow. Step up the mic and share some words, your own or those of your s/heroes. (In respect ...
x 02/24/2007 65 12 1 -
DKos Poetry Slam/Open Mic, Black Edition!
Good evening, and welcome to the DKos PSlam/Open Mic. Sit at a table or sit on the floor, and please step up to the mic and share some poems, stories, whatever you like, your own work or the ...
x 02/10/2007 62 14 - 22
Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic - Peace Edition!
Good eveneing. Welcome to the Dkos Poetry Slam/Open Mic. Find a table or sit on the floor, step up to the mic and share some words. Today, Patriots across America marched in the streets to ...
x 01/27/2007 56 9 - 5
Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic! Howl Celebration!
Welcome to the Dk PSlam. Find a table or sit on the floor, come up to the mic and share your own works or those of your heroes. Tonight we join the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the ...
x 12/30/2006 69 12 2 12
Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic! Children's Edition!
Good evening. Welcome to Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic. Thank you for coming! Pick out a table or sit on the floor, come up to the mic & speak your piece. Don't be shy. The Holiday Season is ...
x 12/16/2006 103 11 1 -
Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic!
Good evening. Welcome to Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic. Thank you for coming! Pick out a table or sit on the floor, come up to the mic & speak your piece. Don't be shy. Last week I discovered,
x 12/02/2006 125 24 1 6
Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic!
x 11/18/2006 109 16 - 6
Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic!
x 11/04/2006 123 15 1 14
Dk Poetry Slam/Open Mic!
x 10/21/2006 81 20 1 15
HCW (Hello Cruel World)
x 10/06/2006 41 9 1 6
GBCW
x 10/03/2006 73 14 - 8
Enter The Fixer: James Baker III
x 09/13/2006 24 24 - 4
Thom Hartman Defines Repub Fascism
x 08/29/2006 29 37 - 20
Mugabe is a Monster w/Poll
x 07/23/2006 21 7 - -
The Riot Act w/Poll
x 07/11/2006 12 9 - -
GOP, Don't Tread On Me
x 07/04/2006 23 7 - -
Art for Art's sake
x 07/02/2006 19 6 1 -
New Hominid Found w/Poll!
x 03/26/2006 22 9 1 9
Diebold CA Official Hacker Attack
x 11/26/2005 32 12 - 9
Brothers and Sisters
x 07/10/2005 45 23 - -
Brothers and Sisters
x 07/03/2005 24 12 - -
The Declaration of Independence
x 07/02/2005 7 9 - -
Late Nite Snarkfest w/Sex & Poll
x 06/24/2005 55 2 - -
Shout Out To Grunts!
x 06/22/2005 8 9 - -
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