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O'Malley and Bloomberg: Zero-tolerance advocates!
Yes, that O'Malley, Martin O'Malley, the current darling of the progressives, the presumptive shining white knight who will save us from the deeply flawed Hillary Clinton, sharing the despicable zero-
hillbrook green 04/26/2015 42 6 - -
WTF is wrong with Dem party leaders??????
Why in the hell are Dem Party leaders giving away the store? Harry Reid floats and supports "idea" after "idea" that totally screw the Democratic Party base and then I read in my newspaper this ...
hillbrook green 12/11/2014 234 358 7 -
RIP - Bob Poli
Bob Poli, former PATCO President, passed on last week. In life he was vilified by ignorant know-nothings after he accepted the direction of PATCO members to lead the union out on strike on August 3, ...
hillbrook green 09/22/2014 10 16 - -
Before you build a house, look around...
I am only listing the URL since I don't have a license to upload the image below which is owned by the Baltimore Sun, I think. Sorry for the lack of immediate gratification. This photo shows the ...
hillbrook green 03/25/2014 10 17 - -
A simple question about Moore, Oklahoma
By way of introduction, I was raised in eastern Missouri and spent my first three decades of life in different areas of the Midwest. I have personally witnessed several tornadoes, including one on a ...
hillbrook green 05/21/2013 72 12 - -
Cautiously optimistic in Tucson
This doesn't seem to have been discussed, but the Democratic Party has a new member in Tucson - City Council Member Steve Kozachik. He was elected to the City Council as a Republican in 2008. For ...
hillbrook green 01/17/2013 8 12 - -
Effectiveness of NRA campaign contributions
Nobody seems to have mentioned this, but last night Rachel Maddow had a comparative graph of the conservative campaign financing groups showing "bang for the buck" - how much of the money ...
hillbrook green 01/10/2013 4 1 - -
There are only two types of Republicans:
racists and those who are willing to be associated with racists. Please spread this around liberally. This is the truth. We all know it. Quit being polite around Republicans and force them to ...
hillbrook green 11/08/2012 8 4 - -
Polls, polls, polls, polls, polls....
No, this isn't more poll results. This is another thing. I believe it is referred to as a "diary". The following represents my own damn thoughts, my own damn opinions, and my own damn conclusions. ...
hillbrook green 10/19/2012 12 1 - -
So, I went to the emergency room...
I went to the hottest place on earth, Lake Havasu City, Arizona last month for a weekend to see my son and daughter-in-law. I developed some heavy-duty respiratory symptoms while there. When we got ...
hillbrook green 06/13/2012 88 197 2 1106
I just donated
to Barack Obama and you should too. Barack Obama support and donate I had not donated in this cycle until today. I support the President fully, but I was going to wait until after the convention ...
hillbrook green 05/09/2012 65 90 2 354
What is happening in Arizona?
As a resident of Arizona, I wake up every morning and eventually ask myself, after watching the news or reading the newspaper, "What the hell is happening here?". Two weeks ago, a Hispanic friend ...
hillbrook green 04/27/2012 12 19 1 233
Arizona State Bar spends over $577K investigating Arpaio crony Andrew Thomas
Just a brief note and links to complement earlier posts by Stephen D and blue aardvark . This March 27, 2011 press release from the State Bar of Arizona ...
hillbrook green 04/10/2012 6 7 - 86
Please vote "NO WAY" on Jan Brewer
The title pretty much says it all. Time Magazine is considering Arizona's Governor Jan Brewer as one of the TIME 100 influential persons for 2012. I wish this was a joke. Please follow the link and ...
hillbrook green 04/03/2012 16 16 - 145
Upper Big Branch Mine disaster: Mine Supt. pleads guilty
Five weeks ago it was reported that federal prosecutors had charged Gary May, former superintendent of the Upper Big Branch Mine, with felony conspiracy for his attempts to thwart federal safety ...
hillbrook green 03/30/2012 8 26 2 87
Upper Big Branch mine: fmr Security Chief sentenced to three years
Last week it was reported that federal prosecutors had filed criminal charges against a former senior supervisor at the Upper Big Branch mine where 29 coal miners died in an underground explosion in ...
hillbrook green 03/01/2012 7 20 - 80
Upper Big Branch Mine - the investigation continues - charges filed
Not long ago people were dismayed to find out that neither Massey Energy nor Alpha Natural Resources (which purchased Massey Energy in 2011) would be charged in the 29 deaths at Upper Big Branch ...
hillbrook green 02/23/2012 18 34 - 118
My morning paper tells me
that the occupiers are now occupying: 1) a church; and 2) an Obama campaign office in Iowa. Let me be the first to congratulate the occupiers on their foresight and fierce determination to go ...
hillbrook green 12/18/2011 32 - - 217
horses.
This is a simple request arising from recent news. Please read the entire diary before weighing in. It is very short. Please respect my wishes for direction to the comment thread. I would like to ...
hillbrook green 12/06/2011 17 10 - 110
"This is a Democratic blog, a partisan blog."
... a quote from a diary by kos in 2004 that is included in the meta section entitled What is the purpose of this site? This site is about more and better Democrats, not ...
hillbrook green 11/19/2011 87 26 - 431
Hal-le-lu-jah Chorus
I'm not a religious person. This video was sent to me today and it made me feel better. I hope it makes you feel better. If not, flame on. There seems to be plenty of that to go around. This ...
hillbrook green 11/17/2011 4 3 - 31
OWS - Tamron Hall MSNBC NOW - UPDATED
Tamron Hall Show on MSNBC is covering OWS now. She seems to be getting into the mood, as it were. She's already interviewed some very eloquest people and really giving pretty good coverage, I think. ...
hillbrook green 10/05/2011 13 10 - 196
I donated money today and I am ashamed.
I donated money today to a fellow Kossack who was talking about suicide because he couldn't afford an $81 prescription. No congratulations, please, because I am actually ashamed of myself. I'm ...
hillbrook green 10/04/2011 167 345 5 2101
will someone please get this new person out of here
hurrican13 has only been here a couple of days. Here are three of his comments from just one diary. He's made approximately 100 comments in two days and most of them are just as vile as these.
hillbrook green 09/23/2011 30 4 - 517
Is "shared sacrifice" a code word?
Yesterday, President Obama, in response to a question from a teacher, said he supported public sector unions and everything that they had done, BUT, of course, there had to be "shared sacrifice" by ...
hillbrook green 08/16/2011 20 8 - 120
We're marching, marching to Shibboleth...
Do you really want to save Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid? Tired of waiting for a "hero" to step up? Why not be a hero yourself? The gang of 12 or whatever you want to call them are not ...
hillbrook green 08/10/2011 17 4 - 73
What would the Rolling Stones say if Obama declined to seek another term?
I don't know because I don't know any of the Rolling Stones. But I do remember these lyrics: You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you just might find You get what you ...
hillbrook green 08/08/2011 37 5 - 169
This just in: Obama forced to eat peas!
Top-level White House sources have confirmed that when President Obama told the Republicans to "eat their peas" during debt-limit crisis, he was actually making reference to an incident that ...
hillbrook green 08/04/2011 11 - - 94
First diary: A cautionary tale - 30 years ago today...
I went on strike... and I'm still on strike, 30 years later.
hillbrook green 08/03/2011 98 294 6 1007
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