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  1. Obama the tyrant? Not so much.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Republicans are outraged over President Obama's executive action on immigration ... even though Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush both issued executive orders shielding immigrants from deportation. Republicans are outraged that Obama is behaving as a monarch ... even though, as seen above, he's issued executive orders at a lower rate than his recent-and many of his not-so-recent-predecessors.

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  2. Transparency Tales II :: The FOIA LogRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I've shown a screen shot of a basic log kept by the Md Health Benefit Exchange. While they sent me a PDF the log is kept in an Excel spreadsheet.

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  3. Black Kos, Tuesday's ChileRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    In late November 1881, as the ship Mayumba sailed up the West African coast picking up various cargoes, the ship's medical officer, 22-year old Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, was exhausted and ready to return to England. Doyle then made acquaintance with an elderly and "dignified" black man who took a cabin at one of the ports.

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  4. The $h*tty Life - 2025 - Part 1 of 3Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    NOTE: Normally I post on Thursdays but since this coming Thursday is Thanksgiving I decided to move posting time to the other shit day: S o H appy I t's T uesday. :>) Time to grab a beer and go to the backyard to relax.

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  5. Aromatherapy: Street Prophets Coffee HourRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Welcome to the Tuesday edition of the Coffee Hour at Street Prophets. This is an open thread where we can discuss what's happening in our lives, what we've been working on, and our opinions on current events.

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  6. WattStaxRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find? Use a person's full name, without any title.

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  7. Bob McCulloch got exactly what he wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Once again under the guise of "the law", race has been the deciding factor in whether the person pulling the trigger will face the bar of justice or not. There are going to be people who claim that because Wilson was "in fear" and Brown was "aggressive" then he was justified in killing Michael Brown.

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  8. Khalkhin Gol: The Forgotten War Between Japan and the USSRRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    In August 1939, just weeks before Hitler invaded Poland and sparked off the Second World War, a border dispute between Japan and the Soviet Union turned into one of the biggest tank battles in history up to that time, and led directly to the attack on Pearl Harbor two years later. By the mid-1930's, Japan had fully embarked on a national program of military expansion to form a "Greater East Asian Co-Prosperity Sphere", essentially a group of colonies that would provide the island empire with the oil, iron, rubber, and other raw materials it would need for economic growth.

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  9. Justice of the Day - Henry Brockholst LivingstonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Today's Justice of the Day is: HENRY BROCKHOLST LIVINGSTON. Justice Livingston was born on this day, November 25, in 1757.

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  10. Where should the 2016 DNC be held?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    It really is a shame, how these people just can't control themself, how they just go completely ape shit at the slightest little thing and begin to tear up their own town, their own community, their ... If you have not yet read Darren Wilson's testimony to the Ferguson grand jury which decided that he would suffer no ill consequences for his decision to kill Michael Brown, please do so. Wilson's ... It didn't occur to me until just now, watching the anger rise on the streets of Ferguson.

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  11. An Agenda And Narrative That Wins ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    This blog post is partly about politics and partly about economic policies that will expand America's middle class and make it more prosperous in the modern era. The story of the 2014 election was that Democrats can't succeed at the former without succeeding at the latter.

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  12. CNN's Sunny Hostin Eviscerates Darren Wilson's 'Fanciful And Not Credible' TestimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    CNN legal analyst Sunny Hostin ripped St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch for "softball" questions during the cross examination. CNN legal analyst Sunny Hostin ripped St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch for asking Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson "softball" questions during the cross examination of his testimony, which she called "fanciful and not credible."

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  13. Fox News' Favorite Black Republican: We Don't Have A Cop ProblemRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    "Black America doesn't have a cop problem, Black America has a Liberal Democrat problem," according to Kevin Jackson, a Fox News regular. Fox News is always trying to prove that there's an ulterior motive for profit when it comes to influential members of the Black community.

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  14. Federal Eye: Health plans open season for feds until Dec. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Washington Post

    This open season does not refer to the potshots critics often aim at the workforce. It is the time when federal employees can pick health insurance coverage.

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  15. 11/25/2014Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Digby

    Rodney, Trayvon and Michael by digby I did a little meditation on Ferguson for Salon this morning. As I watched the broadcast last night and listened to the rambling statement of the prosecutor, it reminded me of an earlier incident: I remember the night the Rodney King video first surfaced on Los Angeles television like it was yesterday.

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  16. Does Hagel's Departure Pave the Way for Combat Troops to Iraq?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Truthdig

    It's a surprise to see President Obama actually fire someone. But I have to worry that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's forced departure may signal further expansion of U.S. military involvement in Iraq and Syria.

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  17. Why North Dakota's Oil Boom Threatens Towns and Cities NationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Truthdig

    The oil boom underway in North Dakota has delivered jobs to local economies and helped bring the United States to the brink of being a net energy exporter for the first time in generations. But moving that oil to the few refineries with the capacity to process it is presenting a new danger to towns and cities nationwide 2014 a danger many appear only dimly aware of and are ill-equipped to handle.

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  18. In First Interview, Darren Wilson Declares He Has a 'Clear Conscience'Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    In his first media interview since he shot and killed an unarmed black teenager on August 9, Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson said he "was sorry for the loss of Michael Brown's life" and "understands the grief of Michael Brown's parents" but "he has a clean conscience over his actions that day," according to George Stephanopoulos of ABC News . The grand jury's decision not to indict Wilson has sparked protests across the country and around the world.

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  19. Balko: How St. Louis Cities Profit from PovertyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    Radley Balko, Washington Post : There are 90 municipalities in St. Louis County, and more in the surrounding counties. All but a few have their own police force, mayor, city manager and town council, and 81 have their own municipal court.

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  20. Brown's Stepdad Yelled 'Burn This Bitch Down'Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    On Tuesday afternoon, CNN obtained and aired footage of Michael Brown's stepfather Louis Head shouting "Burn this bitch down!" through tears in the immediate aftermath of the grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson for Brown's death. The visceral emotional reaction came after Brown's mother Lesley McSpadden began weeping before the crowd, explaining how she has never harmed anyone and feels great sorrow for what the grand jury has ruled.

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