Story archives - tag: "politics"

Tami

She could have been popular were it not for a poor political decision in first grade: never make friends with the boy who believes he is He-Man.

tags: humor childhood politics [add]

2013-11-06 13:31:55 / Rating: 399.75 /

Becky

The first thing he said when he woke up from his coma was, "Did I miss the election result?"

tags: politics Grandpa humor [add]

2011-05-06 15:13:48 / Rating: 557.5 /

Politico

We met early in the primaries and broke up two years later on Election Day.

tags: politics breakups election [add]

2009-02-09 12:57:40 / Rating: 348 /

Esme

I laughed when I saw the politician on television because he was the one who liked tickle torture and me in black stockings.

tags: sex politics [add]

2008-12-08 17:31:17 / Rating: 615.5 /

Politically picky

When I read his e-mail I realized why I have no Republican friends.

tags: politics friendship [add]

2008-06-03 15:37:42 / Rating: 429.75 /

iSaac

As a 31-year-old white male in 2008, I finally grasp the political truth in that Public Enemy cassette I rocked in 1992.

tags: politics society truth hip-hop Public Enemy music [add]

2008-04-25 10:22:16 / Rating: 613 /

LNO

I called a certain moronic President a "bozo" and my mom told me that we do not "blaspheme the president."

tags: interesting word choice humor politics Republicans Democrats [add]

2008-03-06 13:02:16 / Rating: 594.25 /

reassurances

I said I couldn't believe he would rather be remembered as a racist than a homosexual and got the answer that he would be remembered as both of these, and a coward.

tags: politics sexuality race [add]

2007-08-23 18:06:17 / Rating: 501.75 /

Lewis from North Carolina, USA

President Bush killed my father, a soldier whose burned remains are now a part of the Iraqi desert landscape, and I, longing to fit in by supporting something I did not understand, was stupid enough to vote for him the previous year.

tags: politics death regret fatherhood anger Bush President Bush Iraq terrorism 9/11 war [add]

2006-09-11 23:06:50 / Rating: 2698.5 /

Ryan

I shudder when I think that I considered myself a Republican in high school.

tags: politics high school [add]

2006-08-29 11:12:06 / Rating: 573.75 /