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I've been torn since friday about what I was going to do regarding my participation on this site.  I can think of several excellent reasons why I should leave the site forever, and I can think of several excellent reasons why I should stay, and instead of commenting often on various topics and diarying rarely on meta and personal topics as is my current modus operandi, diary far more often, and in positive support of this presidential administration.

I said I was leaving.  then I said I was staying.  I was torn, both times, and like I said... I still am.

so it should go without saying that I stand in solidarity with the SistahSpeak boycott for the reasons stated in the SistahSpeak diary and by others diarying on this topic.  Robinswing spoke eloquently for me.  

I'll holla.

Originally posted to the royal decree on Sun Sep 11, 2011 at 06:08 PM PDT.

Also republished by The Yes We Can Pragmatists.

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