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Two Guys martyring themselves for mostly middle-school art class projects
In the tradition of 19th Century Salon des Refusés (sic). Pam Geller and AFDI paid as much for police protection as she awarded to the winner of an art competition that mostly featured a mediocre ...
annieli 05/04/2015 3
Iran, the Country Where You Increasingly Can’t Talk About Anything… Thanks to the Regime
Iran’s Regime has now banned the Tehran based Zanaan-e-Emrooz (Today’s Women) Newspaper after it published a special on unmarried couples, considered adulterers in the eyes of the radical ...
Sofiamo 05/04/2015 3
Only In America...
Can a multi-millionaire, tax dodger, Christian run for president. Mitt Romney can donate 10% of his income to his church, but deny his beloved country its taxes. WTF?
tlcpro 05/04/2015 2
You probably don't want to hear this but California is using water left from fracking to water crops
Yes, it's the waste water left over from fracking. The fracking liquid that contains chemicals we don't know about. This is the kind of idiocy posing as one solution to the California man-...
VL Baker 05/04/2015 16
Our Pipeline to Jail is so full;
we can'™t build Prisons fast enough! This is the first of a 4 part series. I gave a speech not to long ago that addresses many of the solutions available for solving our prison problem as we work ...
nailkeg 05/04/2015 2
Mad Men 7.12 - 'Lost Horizon'
Caution: McCann Erickson May Be Hazardous To Your Hard-Fought Advances Against The Patriarchy. (Courtesy: AMCtv) /Mad Men/ begins with an image of a man falling from a skyscraper; this week, it's ...
Adam B 05/04/2015 10
A White Son Of Ferguson On Why St. Louis Can’t Change
I am a white son of Ferguson, Mo. I am a son of Dellwood, Castle Point, Moline Acres, Jennings, St. Ann, Riverview Gardens, Northwoods and Normandy and north St. Louis County. I am a St. Louis ...
RDScally 05/04/2015 10
Chicago Tribune Editor Predicts A 9-0 SCOTUS Ruling In Favor Of Marriage Equality
This clearly has to be the most optimistic prediction that I have read regarding how the SCOTUS justices will come down on the marriage equality issue/cases. Chicago Tribune editor, Eric Zorn, ...
librarisingnsf 05/04/2015 52
Facts have a well-known liberal bias
People are so harsh with one another. So self-centered and mean spirited. Maybe they have always been this way and I have been able to filter it all out. Maybe it is a new thing, idk. Either way. It ...
jonnyh 05/04/2015 6
Supreme Court Accidentally Reverses All Previous Campaign Finance Decisions
Recently, the Supreme Court decided that people running in judicial elections could not personally solicit campaign contributions. By doing so, they have technically reversed not only Citizens ...
LegallyBlindGamer 05/04/2015 8
Scientists abandon California snowpack measurement, because–why bother?
Nothing to see here! Two years ago, scientists at UCLA predicted there would ...
Jen Hayden 05/04/2015 6
Please Help the Ashley McKenzie Legal Defense Fund
Support the Ashley McKenzie Legal Defense Fund: Hello everyone, I'm new to Daily Kos, so I apologize if I'm breaking any rules here. My friend is currently facing 6-15 years ...
andrewgerst 05/04/2015 16
Over half of California's national forest permits related to water are expired
Water schmater, who needs it?
Walter Einenkel 05/04/2015 7
Bobby Jindal won't reduce Duck Dynasty tax breaks
I like to take but not to give, it's the Christian in me. Louisiana's shining star Governor Bobby Jindal has a problem. His policies and sagging oil prices have sunk his state.
Walter Einenkel 05/04/2015 3
MI Progressives: Please Vote Yes on Prop 1 Tomorrow
This diary is pretty straightforward: I'm asking DKos Michiganians to make their way to the polls tomorrow and vote yes in our special election to alter various tax rates in Michigan and increase ...
Inflection 05/04/2015 10
Garland TX: What if you set up a violent blasphemy provocation and no violent extremists showed up
Je ne suis pas Pam Geller So if a RWNJ sets up a deer stand surrounded by 40 off-duty cops (police presence coming close in numbers to event attendees) and attracts gun-carrying wannabee Euro-...
annieli 05/04/2015 16
"we do not spare ammo – we unload, we use as much as possible" - Breaking the Silence on Gaza
In the summer of 2014, 2,205 people were killed in Gaza. 547 children were among those killed and over 1,000 were permanently disabled. Entire families died in their homes as a result of IDF bombs.
subir 05/04/2015 24
The Satanic Temple seeks to bypass anti-abortion legislation through religious exemption
The Satanic Temple begins legal aid fund to offer exemptions against, and actively challenge, arbitrary, insulting, and outright harmful anti-abortion legislation. The Satanic Temple (TST), ...
Doug Mesner 05/04/2015 43
"Excuse me while I whip this out"
Everywhere I go, I read about the new strategy for Gay marriage or how not to let the right wing use the subject in elections. Or, how to get the religious to except gay marriage (an utterly ...
thepanamarick 05/04/2015 29
How Can You Steal a Byte?
Sergey Aleynikov was a programmer for Goldman Sacks, one of the largest investment firms in the world. Aleynikov worked in the world of flash trading, the practice of making money on price ...
angryea 05/04/2015 7
Taxing Exertions
I like almost everything about the fitness center at University. I like the stylish two-story building: something like an Art Moderne airplane hangar. I like the stupendous view of the bay from the ...
Robert Dobbs 05/03/2015 5
Supreme Court Orders Air Pollution Clearup Plan
The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom that is! Last week they delivered a judgement that requires the incoming government to draw up plans to reduced the levels of certain air pollutants to an ...
Lib Dem FoP 05/03/2015 7
Please Help Ashley McKenzie Legal Defense Fund
Support the Ashley McKenzie Legal Defense Fund: Hello everyone, I'm new to Daily Kos, so I apologize if I'm breaking any rules here. My friend is currently facing 6-15 years ...
andrewgerst 05/03/2015 5
TX Republican Lawmaker Wants Women To Carry Deceased Fetuses - To Full Term
Last week in Texas, a Republican lawmaker proposed an amendment so outrageous, that even some of his own GOP colleagues were repulsed. ...
Leslie Salzillo 05/03/2015 300
Roberts Court upholds judicial fundraising restrictions
In a move which stunned many Court observers—certainly including me—the ...
Adam B 04/29/2015 58
Why is CEO pay at Pharmaceutical Companies so High?
I’m really asking the question here, more than answering. If I knew all the reasons this diary would be titled, “The reason CEO pay is so high at pharmaceuticals.” I’ve published two ...
mygreekamphora 04/24/2015 38
Supreme Court respects Fourth Amendment, protecting meth heads
Today's your lucky day, Jesse. Lucky Dennys Rodriguez. Pulled over for (briefly) driving in the shoulder lane by officer Morgan Struble one night in Nebraska, Rodriguez and his passenger must have ...
Adam B 04/21/2015 112
A look at CEO pay at Exxon
The price of a barrel of oil is down and the price of stock is down, and yet pay for Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson is up: increasing from $28.1 million in 2013 to $33.1 million for 2014 . The diary I did ...
mygreekamphora 04/21/2015 5

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