Democratic Underground - bemildred's Journal bemildred's Journal http://www.democraticunderground.com http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:56:55 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:56:55 I think both sides are bluffing, though Putin is better placed to be doing that. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014795234 Sat, 03 May 2014 12:03:38 As insurgents dig in near Russia, Ukraine sends in its tanks http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014780583 Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:38:01 It is standard US politics to co-opt populist movements of the left or the right. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1251360496 Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:45:14 Yep, and it starts with all this "rule the world" bullshit after WWII. http://www.democraticunderground.com/101690515 Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:31:51 We are socialized according to the society we live in. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10024439526 Mon, 03 Feb 2014 19:30:58 Might as well enjoy life while you can. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10024437777 Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:31:12 That is actually how these things work, look at Syria. http://www.democraticunderground.com/11333240 Sun, 19 Jan 2014 06:49:54 Yes, it's the cheap labor conservatives, and it started in the 70s. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10023912485 Thu, 24 Oct 2013 11:04:18 In chess, if you have no good options, and still must move, it's called Zugzwang. http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=3622072 Sun, 08 Sep 2013 06:41:27 Yes, and I'm kind of stunned to realize our government are such a bunch of fools, still. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014529424 Sun, 07 Jul 2013 10:12:49 About Snowden: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014529403 Sun, 07 Jul 2013 09:46:03 We used to have the talking filibuster, why was it made silent? http://www.democraticunderground.com/10402936 Sat, 26 Jan 2013 07:57:11 It is rare for anybody to give up power willingly. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10402935 Sat, 26 Jan 2013 07:37:35 I find that a difficult question to resolve, what to think of his performance so far. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1194478 Wed, 16 Jan 2013 18:37:30 Yep, it's very expensive too, and creates a lot of professional criminals. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1178757 Mon, 14 Jan 2013 07:28:29 I am cynical, I understand it perfectly. But I don't approve. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1133973 Sun, 06 Jan 2013 12:51:39 OK, thanks. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10021805632 Tue, 13 Nov 2012 08:46:05 That is not correct. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1251158422 Sat, 20 Oct 2012 10:31:05 A short explanation of why Prop 32 is bad: http://www.democraticunderground.com/10401889 Thu, 18 Oct 2012 07:45:41 Well, probability is always in play. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1251145949 Tue, 16 Oct 2012 13:12:17