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WYFP is our community's Saturday evening gathering to talk about our problems, empathize with one another, and share advice, pootie pictures, favorite adult beverages, and anything else that we ...
by Cali Scribe
Comment Count 90 comments on Sat Mar 08, 2014 at 05:00 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Another Hump Day! As you can see by Itzl's concerned look, this group is for us to check in at to let people know we are alive, doing OK, and not affected by such things as heat, blizzards, floods,
by Caedy
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Feb 11, 2014 at 09:55 PM PST with 18 Recommends
My brother Reid is disabled. He has been living with me until we get him well enough so that he can move into his place 80 steps away from mine. Last night he went into Diabetic crisis when he blood ...
by michelewln
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Jan 30, 2014 at 07:47 AM PST with 23 Recommends
Thursday is my Dad's birthday. He would have been 95. Instead he died at 80 of a sudden heart attack. He was planting a bush and keeled over and was dead before he hit the ground. I was the only ...
by michelewln
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jan 27, 2014 at 05:01 PM PST with 11 Recommends
This is not a political post, but I know you'll forgive me for that. Today’s the day that I stop thinking politically for just a little while and think historically and sentimentally instead. ...
by gloriasb
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Nov 13, 2013 at 07:34 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Debs has always been a hero and inspiration for me. Today is his birthday. Are you aware of his great contributions? Here are some of them: Eugene Victor "Gene" Debs (November 5, 1855 – ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 10:10 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Once again, the sun has stumbled past equinox to the approximate spot it held when my dear mother was wheeled into 23rd and Pennsylvania avenue to give the world the dubious gift of me. 25 October ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Oct 25, 2013 at 03:58 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
In nineteen sixty-three, on our fourth birthday my twin brother and I blew out candles, ate cake and unwrapped our identical presents. > A paper-felt cowboy hat > a pair of die-cast toy six-...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Aug 16, 2013 at 09:20 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Follow @thethinkingblue If it were not for Social Security my family and I would have died of hunger and homelessness many years ago. My family of 7 (mother and 6 children ages 16 to 1) started ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Aug 15, 2013 at 07:06 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
I'm the oldest of seven kids (and I still am). On any kid’s birthday, my mother had a rule that the birthday kid could choose anything he or she wanted for the main meal. I often asked for a ...
by Dbug
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Jul 27, 2013 at 11:54 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
(This is a reprint of a diary I wrote a couple of years ago. Today is my Mom and Pixie's birthday. It was in honor of my Mom that I wrote this.) Sometimes as a caregiver you have to learn things. ...
by michelewln
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Jul 06, 2013 at 09:21 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Today is my birthday. 47 years ago, in a small college town in the Midwest, a young married couple had their first child. Dad was in between his sophomore and junior years. Mom was a secretary. ...
by jlms qkw
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Jun 28, 2013 at 10:39 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
“YOU PICKED ORANGE” Chapter 33 by SSK “Now, A Word About Sodium” Quite a little bit of a long time ago, I read a story wherein, as a child, Ghandi, or Muhammed, or some ...
by KAMuston
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Jun 13, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Happy Birthday!
by KAMuston
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jun 06, 2013 at 08:00 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Today, my son turns 8. Here's a picture of him with Danica Patrick whom he met in April at the White House Easter Egg Roll...(and contrary to the rumors, he was NOT responsible for her divorce ...
by Roxine
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu May 30, 2013 at 06:25 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Today is the 11th birthday anniversary of Daily Kos, founded May 26, 2002. It is also my 68th birthday, which I also share with John Wayne. I want to thank Marcos for Daily Kos and all it has ...
by claude
Comment Count 53 comments on Sun May 26, 2013 at 06:42 AM PDT with 52 Recommends
Half a century. That's how long I've been knocking about this mortal coil as of today. Fifty years old may seem young to some and old to others, but to me it seems just right. Maybe it's the Greek ...
by Greek Goddess
Comment Count 187 comments on Wed May 15, 2013 at 10:53 AM PDT with 111 Recommends
Welcome to another installment of my intermittent series Happy Musical Birthday. If this is your birthdate, best wishes. If you are just here for the music, welcome. Before we move on to birthday-...
by aravir
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Tia Rachel has a week off . Make sure you sign up for the rest of the week. See second comment. 5. So what should the ...
by jlms qkw
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon May 13, 2013 at 07:55 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Our mantra for birthdays has always been: Family, Friends, Food, and Fun. As a Numenist, birthdays are big deals, and not having one was always problematic for me. Since no one knew my exact ...
by Noddy
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu May 09, 2013 at 11:43 AM PDT with 19 Recommends