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Posted inCommunity

Happy birthday to Daily Kos

Daily Kos, the online progressive political community created by Berkeleyan Markos Moulitsas (above), celebrates its eighth birthday today. To mark the occasion in a small way, Moulitsas posts some extraordinary statistics: Registered users: 242,193 Trolls banned: 8,123 Registered current or former members of Congress: ~40 Registered current or former governors: 9 Registered current or former […]

Posted inArts, Business

Gasp! Daily Kos founder will write book comparing Republicans to Taliban

Markos Moulitsas Daily Kos founder and Berkeley resident Markos Moulitsas has just signed a deal for a provocative new book that will compare the Republican Party to the Taliban. PoliPoint Press of Sausalito bought the book, which will be called American Taliban. It “will compare the ideologies between the Republican Party and Islamic radicals, ultimately […]