Apparently she sent him to the "wrong" school, which was the school she thought would give her child the best education. She had no home so there wasn't an address she could say the child lived at. ...
Last night I posted a diary on the subject of "gutter oil" in China, the recycling of waste cooking oil salvaged from grease traps and sewers for "reprocessing" for re-use in cooking.
I got an email from Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Chair, House Republicans, telling me that "Obamacare" is a disaster.
Have you or someone you know lost health care coverage as a result of the President’
From The Guardian:
Three former News of the World employees have pleaded guilty to phone hacking charges, an Old Bailey jury was told this afternoon, as part of the opening of the trial of Rebekah ...
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ]
One time in the 2006 Christmas season I was just hanging around the threads at Daily Kos, the topic turned to food and cooking and it was instantly apparent ...
When my friend Mike heard I was going to visit Chicago, he--being a "fish" guy and a former resident of the Windy City--told me to make sure I made it to the Shedd Aquarium. And I did.
It's not ...
I have a deep and abiding loathing for conservatives. It's personal, it's visceral, and it's permanent. Some people can't understand why I won't even engage with them, and why I leave that ...
As a member of the U.S. Senate Budget Committee, I am more than aware that a $17 trillion dollar national debt and a $700 billion deficit are serious problems that must be addressed.
But I am also ...
In regional news, a young, kind, conscientious high school teacher was murdered by one of her students last week. It's big news for the suburban area in which she lived, and a terrible tragedy. Alas,
......there was a little girl who got left behind by the person who was most important in her life.