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What Is Your Problem?: My Cat is a Morning Person
I have insomnia. If I sleep more than four hours straight, I'm a happy camper. I am also a night person and hate mornings. I've been this way since I was born and I have a daughter with the same ...
TheMomCat 05/03/2014 87 42 - -
The Breakfast Club 4/30/2014
TheMomCat 04/30/2014 29 27 - -
The Breakfast Club 4/27/2014
Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We're a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we're not too hungover we've been bailed out we're not too exhausted from last night's (...
TheMomCat 04/27/2014 36 18 - -
The Breakfast Club 4/20/2014 (Easter)
Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We're a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we're not too hungover we've been bailed out we're not too exhausted from last night's (...
TheMomCat 04/20/2014 32 23 2 -
The Breakfast Club 4/13/2014 (Passover Desserts)
Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We're a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we're not too hungover we've been bailed out we're not too exhausted from last night's (...
TheMomCat 04/13/2014 58 26 - -
The Breakfast Club 4/6/2014 (How To Save A Life)
Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We're a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we're not too hungover we've been bailed out we're not too exhausted from last night's (...
TheMomCat 04/06/2014 76 28 2 -
What Is Your Problem? Spring. Where Is It?
I am not a winter person. I hate the cold and damp that started in the Fall and seems to be linger longer than usual after a particularly cold, snowy winter here in the Northeast. Spring started ...
TheMomCat 03/29/2014 50 28 - -
What Is Your Problem?: Daylight Saving Time
Love, or hate it, [Daylight Saving Time http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daylight_saving_time] (DST) begins at 2 AM on Sunday March 9, when the clocks on the US, Canada and most European countries ...
TheMomCat 03/08/2014 190 58 - -
A Tale from an ER & a Night at Daily Kos
First, I want to say how happy I am that our sister, BoiseBlue is home recovering and was just suffering from dehydration post extensive oral surgery. If anyone thinks that dehydration is not an ...
TheMomCat 03/02/2014 152 368 18 -
The Stray Dogs of Sochi
This will break your heart Thank you, Keith [Racing to Save the Stray Dogs of Sochi http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/06/sports/olympics/racing-to-save-dogs-roaming-around-sochi.html] By David M. ...
TheMomCat 02/06/2014 16 32 - -
A Walk Across New Hampshire For Aaron
Today marks the one year anniversary of the death of Aaron Swartz, the computer coder and Internet freedom activist, who committed suicide while facing prosecution on federal hacking charges. So, ...
TheMomCat 01/11/2014 22 41 - -
Shutdown 2013
The Office of Management and Budget has [released a memo telling agencies to "now execute plans for an orderly shutdown due to the absence of appropriations" http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/sep/
TheMomCat 09/30/2013 124 48 - -
Syria: Hillary Clinton's Careful Words
In a very carefully worded statement to the press after her meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton stated that the decision to carry out an ...
TheMomCat 09/09/2013 36 25 1 -
Health Alert:: Meningitis Outbreak in NYC Among Gay Men
[Cross posted http://www.thestarshollowgazette.com/editDiary.do?diaryId=7700] from [The Stars Hollow Gazette http://www.thestarshollowgazette.com/frontPage.do] and [Docudharma http://www.docudharma....
TheMomCat 03/23/2013 3 22 - -
They Weren't Wrong; They Lied
On MSNBC's the ["Last Word http://tv.msnbc.com/shows/the-last-word/] , Lawrence O'Donnell looked back at many of ...
TheMomCat 03/20/2013 407 455 6 -
CISPA Resurrected: The "Patriot Act of the Internet"
[Cross posted http://www.thestarshollowgazette.com/showDiary.do?diaryId=7437] from [The Stars Hollow Gazette http://www.thestarshollowgazette.com/frontPage.do] and [Docudharma http://www.docudharma....
TheMomCat 03/20/2013 12 32 1 -
Court Rules for ACLU Against the CIA
Apparently a federal court of appeals didn't think that the Department of Justice's argument that the CIA had no "intelligence interest" in drone strikes carried out by the United States government ...
TheMomCat 03/15/2013 40 60 - -
ROTFLMAO: Tax the Banks to Punish Obama
Seriously, you can't make this stuff up. [Dave Camp Bank Tax Bill Would Punish Obama-Friendly CEOs http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/24/dave-camp-bank-tax-bill_n_2545894.html] by Zach Carter ...
TheMomCat 01/26/2013 26 24 - -
In Aaron's Name, Change This Law
Computer programmer, writer, archivist, political organizer, and Internet activist, but most of all son, brother and friend, [Aaron Swartz tragically took his own life last week http://www....
TheMomCat 01/14/2013 81 58 1 -
Time Warner Cable Blocks Current TV
Shorty after 8 PM EST, I was watching [Current TV http://current.com/]'s "[Viewpoint http://current.com/shows/viewpoint/]" with Eliot Spitzer when the feed was abruptly terminated and this message ...
TheMomCat 01/02/2013 183 184 3 -
Knitters 1 : USOC 0
The US Olympic Committee learned this week that you should never insult 2 million people from around the world who have very sharp objects in their hands. As was [reported at The Stars Hollow ...
TheMomCat 06/23/2012 16 29 - 186
Remembering Our 4 Legged Defenders
Cross posted from The Stars Hollow Gazette [War Dog Memorial http://www.vet.utk.edu/wardog/] University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine h/t to [SouthernDragonand http://firedoglake....
TheMomCat 05/28/2012 9 60 - 236
Iraq Vet and Her Hero Dog to be Reunited
[Cross posted http://www.thestarshollowgazette.com/diary/5296/iraq-vet-and-her-hero-dog-to-be-reunited] from [The Stars Hollow Gazette http://www.thestarshollowgazette.com/frontPage.do] Some really ...
TheMomCat 03/21/2012 35 82 - 278
The Passing of a Kossack ~ Jeff Huber
I found out about this yesterday. Jeff Huber joined Daily Kos on June 2, 2005 Jeffry Lyle Huber , 57, died Jan. 24, 2012, in his home. No services are planned at this time. Condolences may be ...
TheMomCat 03/04/2012 89 483 3 2054
Plant A Tree For Wangari
[Plant a Tree for Nobel Laureate Wangari Maathai Dead at 71 http://grittv.org/2010/01/02/year-in-review-wangari-maathai/]
TheMomCat 09/27/2011 4 12 1 33
Autumnal Equinox 2011
[At 5:05 AM EDT, the Northern Hemisphere passes from Summer into Autumn http://www.almanac....
TheMomCat 09/22/2011 84 104 7 515
"We Ain't Goin' Study War No More"
"When I first took a stand against the war in Vietnam, the critics took me on and they had their say in the most negative and sometimes most vicious way. One day a newsman came to me and said, 'Dr.
TheMomCat 08/26/2011 23 36 - 173
Stand Still a Moment: Look Up, Breathe
Since the Winter Solstice, it seems like we have been moved from one crisis to the next without no respite, many of these events overlapping the others, each one exponentially worse. Time to stop ...
TheMomCat 03/19/2011 40 47 - 232
Anonymous Strikes Again
Cross posted from The Stars Hollow Gazette and Docudharma While we were all many of ...
TheMomCat 02/28/2011 243 373 8 3082
Port Writers Alliance
ek hornbeck, Edger (of Antemedius ), and I have recently assumed administration of Docudharma in addition ...
TheMomCat 02/02/2011 15 19 - 97
It Rained Debris: Remembering 50 Years Ago
I was on my way to class at my high school, shortly after ...
TheMomCat 12/16/2010 40 50 - 122
Autumnal Equinox 2010 and the Full Moon
At 11:09 PM EDT, Summer exits and Autumn begins. This year is ...
TheMomCat 09/22/2010 66 26 - 140
Democrats Framing the Economic Message
I see the Democrats are finally beginning to understand that the key to winning is the need to frame their own message. It's about time:
TheMomCat 09/13/2010 36 33 - 62
Live Aid: 25 Years Later
It started off as a song, "Do They Know It's Christmas?" , released that previous Christmas to raise money for relief of ...
TheMomCat 07/13/2010 16 18 - 38
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