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OK, I'm back. I've always liked to invent backstories behind cliches and one of my oldest ones is the idea that the first guy who said "You can't see the forest for the trees" was actually running ...
by Keith Olbermann
Comment Count 1231 comments on Tue Jun 22, 2010 at 09:31 AM PDT with 1367 Recommends
I respect everyone's military service, and I think that most of us feel the same way. We respect our brothers and sisters in arms, whether or not we agree with them. We all respect the service of ...
by Broken Skull
Comment Count 442 comments on Tue Sep 09, 2008 at 04:02 PM PDT with 1193 Recommends
So... Has anyone actually read the Rolling Stone story , end-to-end? The real story here is not about whether or ...
by FedUpDan
Comment Count 690 comments on Tue Jun 22, 2010 at 12:56 PM PDT with 1111 Recommends
UPDATE: I just wanted to thank everyone who recommended this post, and shared it via social media. You have made this diary my "Avatar." Yesterday, I posted a comment laying out several reasons ...
by Hesiod
Comment Count 515 comments on Thu Jun 05, 2014 at 06:20 AM PDT with 1069 Recommends
Corporate television is having a near total news blackout on Iraq and Afghanistan. Reporters covering the wars have gone on record saying ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 291 comments on Tue Jun 24, 2008 at 02:02 PM PDT with 1012 Recommends
We interrupt your steady diet of panic and process talk to bring you the following news from the outside world. On August 21st, something happened in Nawabad, Afghanistan. Everyone but the ...
by Grand Moff Texan
Comment Count 408 comments on Mon Sep 08, 2008 at 12:20 PM PDT with 988 Recommends
by Al Rodgers
Comment Count 395 comments on Thu Nov 12, 2009 at 09:57 AM PST with 933 Recommends
I feel uniquely qualified on this issue. I'm a lifelong Democrat and party supporter I'm a long time active Kossack I'm a hard-core Obamabot from the beginning I supported the Afghanistan War (...
by aaraujo
Comment Count 990 comments on Tue Dec 01, 2009 at 11:14 AM PST with 925 Recommends
McClatchy has started a series today on our 'War on Terror'. McClatchy tracked down 66 men released from Guantanamo in the most systematic survey to date of prisoners held there. ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 223 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2008 at 05:58 AM PDT with 911 Recommends
Dear Mr. Moore: One of my aides was putting together our daily roundup of political news and blog posts from across the spectrum, and noticed your latest on Daily Kos. I've been told that in the ...
by Turtle Bay
Comment Count 1471 comments on Mon Nov 30, 2009 at 05:34 AM PST with 888 Recommends
UPDATE: I've changed the title. The original title, "Bush Gave Taliban $43 Million Four Months before 9/11", was causing the discussion to focus on a single example--and not on the idea I ...
by Brandon Friedman
Comment Count 520 comments on Mon Jul 14, 2008 at 05:42 PM PDT with 885 Recommends
Since nothing that is about anything other than what Clinton or Obama said or didn’t say, or why John Edwards HAS to stay in/drop out of the Presidential race gets read around here, and since ...
by clammyc
Comment Count 342 comments on Sun Jan 27, 2008 at 08:29 AM PST with 861 Recommends
"President George W. Bush told French President Jacques Chirac in early 2003 that Iraq must be invaded to thwart ...
by therealcervantes
Comment Count 561 comments on Thu Aug 06, 2009 at 07:05 AM PDT with 844 Recommends
While Barack Obama spends the week in Afghanistan and Iraq, speaking to [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2008/7/22/111651/551/182/555102 throngs of cheering troops and diplomats], John McCain is ...
by Brandon Friedman
Comment Count 298 comments on Tue Jul 22, 2008 at 02:48 PM PDT with 835 Recommends
When You Care Enough to Send the Very Best to Iraq and Afghanistan... ...don’t send Michael Bolton. Hello from sunny Baghdad, the cradle of civilization. The other day I noticed a diary ...
by Kris Alexander
Comment Count 833 comments on Wed Sep 02, 2009 at 10:39 PM PDT with 810 Recommends
I was researching McCain's past position on the war in Afghanistan, and came across this very interesting Meet The Press transcript from October 21st, 2001. This transcript reveals a very ...
by slinkerwink
Comment Count 287 comments on Thu Jul 17, 2008 at 03:45 AM PDT with 781 Recommends
Dear President Obama, Do you really want to be the new "war president"? If you go to West Point tomorrow night (Tuesday, 8pm) and announce that you are increasing, rather than withdrawing, ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 1249 comments on Mon Nov 30, 2009 at 01:05 AM PST with 775 Recommends
By now all of us have seen the horrible video that was released from wikileaks yesterday. This video is now rightfully in the public sphere so that we can debate things such as: what happens when ...
by ranger995
Comment Count 603 comments on Tue Apr 06, 2010 at 09:25 AM PDT with 768 Recommends
On the 26th of this month, Memorial Day , at 12:21 AM, Mia Farrow posted the following on her blog . The 'What For?' is her subject title, and one ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 195 comments on Fri May 30, 2008 at 12:10 PM PDT with 762 Recommends
I went over to ABC News to see if they had posted a video that I caught last night, never got to that as this is what I found, and will be airing this morning on GMA.
by jimstaro
Comment Count 228 comments on Fri Mar 13, 2009 at 05:54 AM PDT with 739 Recommends