This is a must read. Here's the first few sentences:
All we fought for in Iraq is on the cusp of vanishing.
That’s what Mitt Romney says.
We fought for. We fought for. We.
Oh, so it’s we now, ...
There are lots of important things in this world we tend to take for granted. To prove my point conduct this little experiment before we go further. Hold your breath for three minutes. Did you try?
I'm sorry. I love Sen. Warren - what she says, what she does to back up what she says. But the Daily Kos community should realize that there is no one "savior." The future of the United States does ...
Mr. Piren and I donate to our local food bank via our fire station, which collects donations and delivers to the food bank. I admit, I also donate at the fire station because I get to ogle the ...
The Daily Bucket is a place where we get together and share the things we've noticed in the natural world around us. It might be that robins are building a nest in the old apple tree out back or ...
I was asked to do one of these about weight and balance. The recent crash of a National Air Cargo 747 shortly after takeoff makes this very topical.
What probably happened is that their load ...
okay, a new presidential library and museum opened today
and the "rewrite" of history begins (again)
several former presidents were there, in addition to our current one
they all tried, as best as ...
By now we've got a pretty good handle on how a modern jetliner is designed to fly. We've got a beautiful swept wing, nicely optimized for flying at .80 mach at 35,000 feet.
And there, ...
It's been awhile since I've done one of these, so here's the background - what was the last most beautiful moment that you experienced? It's easy to get caught up in the grind and slog of all the ...
Those of you who already either know me or know of me know that I am a massive pootie person. We moved into an apartment and now have a pootie, named Jenny; however I grew up with both cats & dogs ...