There is a current meta storm about the banning of commonmass. This diary is not directly concerned with that issue. There were rec listed diaries specifically about it by Timeus and Boise Blue. I ...
He had a good preseason, but got caught in a number crunch and doesn't appear to be based on anything other than football ability. Still could very well be picked up on waivers by another team. I ...
A recent study conducted by the Williams Institute puts yet another nail in the coffin in the fight against same-sex marriage. Even with the generous figure of only half of same-sex couples choosing ...
There's a rec-list meta tempest (perhaps in a teapot) going on today. It's all over a well-known poster and commenter who got banned yesterday.
I have only the barest understanding of the incident ...
The NY Times has a tendency to follow fairly predictable, very mainstream, and not always progressive paths. I won't say I always DISagree with them, but we aren't always on the same page. Even ...
People frequently ask me "where do you fly out of?". The answer is "It's complicated".
Like most airline pilots, I commute to and from work. Which explains how I find myself sitting in the passenger ...
Just as states with progressive lawmakers and activists have themselves initiated innovative programs over a wide range of issues, state-based progressive blogs have helped provide us with a point ...
NY Times : But it is unlikely that a merciless drubbing from the news media and other critics is going to sway Mr. Obama. His decision to seek the approval of Congress for a strike on Syria, after ...
A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...