Below you'll find recent contributions related to Freelance Escapologist's followed authors, tags, and groups.
|Drunk Arguing with Conservative Family Members... share your story!
Just wanted to write this about my experience last night dealing with drunk conservative family members..... Last night at a very nice family function I made the mistake of getting into a ...
|House GOP foriegn policy backlash
Three days ago the House Armed Services Committee inserted a controversial provision into an Iraqi aid bill. Republican war-policy writers are demanding that the United States recognize Kurdish ...
|Rumsfeld: Looting Is Transition To Freedom
Story by Pamela Hess, UPI Pentagon Correspondent [not The Onion ] Rumsfeld: Looting is transition to freedom [F]reedom's untidy. And free people are free to make mistakes and commit crimes and do ...
|Is John Dimitri Negroponte the Father of Modern Islamic Violence?
In 2004 George Walker Bush named John Negroponte as Ambassador to the newly conquered nation of Iraq. Mr. Negroponte has an interesting history during the Reagan administration in Honduras (1981-1985)
|Karen Hedwig Backman||04/28/2015||7|
|Rand Paul says overthrowing Hussein was a 'mistake'
I really wonder whether the Republican base can ...
|The Rape of the Afghan Boys
excerpts from an article by Kelley B. Vlahos, April 13, 2010 http://original.antiwar.com/vlahos/2010/04/12/a-deal-with-the-devil/ (I TOTALY REDID THIS DIARY, ADDING SOME MORE OF MY OWN COMMENTS)
|WARNING: Spontaneous HILLARY RANT!
I just posted the following to my face book page. Let me know how you it might go over with Uncle Righty! I just don't get it. It's a-Ok if you are actually sitting VP and your company, like ...
Daily Kos has been prodding me for another diary. I had a great idea. During the Shrub years, I wrote a series of political/cultural short poems and dated each one as I wrote it. I own the copyright,
|Government of the people, by the contractors
By John Young www.johnyoungcolumn.com War is the biggest big-government endeavor. So riddle me this: Why is it that the politicians quickest to salute the power of war tend to be the most ...
|The Middle East . . . War and Remembrances Part 2 of 2
We in the West still want to believe that we went to Iraq as "liberators" to improve the average Iraqi's standard of living, to bring freedom and democracy, and give them a better "more western" ...
Recommended by Freelance Escapologist
- The Vice President's 44 year old son, Beau Biden, who is the attorney general of Delaware and served a tour in Iraq, is currently hospitalized at an undisclosed location in Houston, TX after ...81 comments 503 Recs
- About five times a day, here at the Great Orange Satan, someone yells POPCORN! I myself am guilty of this. And because I'm so suggestable, it often motivates me to (horrors) leave my keyboard for a ...46 comments 19 Recs
- Orson Scott Card just can't help himself. You'd figure with the boycott of the motion picture based on his novel Ender's Game ( http://...144 comments 86 Recs
- The Quarry By Iain Banks A rambling old home stands at the edge of a windswept moor. Behind it, a yawning quarry draws ever nearer, each blast ...27 comments 32 Recs
- So we received something in the mail on Friday that I never ever dreamed happening in my life. Growing up and knowing in my heart that I was gay, well I knew marriage was out of the picture. Well ...44 comments 39 Recs
- I'm crossing my fingers and hope this exercise will be productive. My intention for writing this diary is to get people from both extremes of the liberal/progressive political spectrum ( and ...172 comments 58 Recs
- A very frightened, 11 year old little girl conjured up the courage to ask her Congressman, Republican Scott DesJarlais, a question at the Murfreesboro,TN town hall meeting he was hosting on Thursday ...155 comments 297 Recs
- I'm just going to throw this one out there because it really needs no explanation . There’s no such thing as financial crime, ...111 comments 98 Recs
- There is a time every summer when the day is bright and hot, but there is a crystalline quality to the air that lets you know this is it, the end of summer has arrived and the fall is going to start.133 comments 159 Recs
- Yesterday it was revealed that Google claims Gmail users have no reasonable expectation their emails are private . This revelation came out in the midst of the whole NSA brouhaha. My comment was ...69 comments 50 Recs
Freelance Escapologist's Blogroll
- No current results.