The first sign of my future political leanings came when I was about four.
I was in the waiting room at my pediatrician's office, with my parents. It was after dark - how far, I'm not sure, since ...
It was cold and dark when thirty motorcycles gathered at a gas station on the Texas side of the border, in ...
I like this. Today in an interview with a Nevada radio station, Senate majority Leader Harry Reid ruled out any Grand Bargain with Republicans over the budget:
He also ruled out the possibility ...
1978 Proposal for fusion energy funding vs. actual
Last weekend, I bumped into Senator Markey at a charity event. I asked him a question about Hydrogen Fusion research funding at MIT, which ...
This diary was written by Mrs, side pocket but published under side pocket's name.
Comments will be by her.
Let me just start by saying, I understand the frustration. But let us understand, that frustration stems from a deep need for better insurance options. I and many on this site need them. And, ...
Occasionally someone will ask me why they don't have parachutes or ejection seats on airliners.
Fair question, actually.
In the earliest days of the airlines passengers sometimes actually were ...
Boeing advertisement shows relative size of 757-200 and 757-300
I'm a big sports fan but I'm told that some athletes really excel at one thing while others are "all arounders".
I'd put the 757 in ...
Praise for anything DKos is invaded by an unbelievable number of diaries and comments trying to undermine that praise and kindle doubt and suspicion upon the Democrat's intentions and position.
Short and sweet: I've seen a number of comments deriding Boehner and other house Republicans as alcoholics. I'm not even going to get into the debate over wether or not it's possible to be a ...