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Wow.  I thought my leash and not your dog diaries would be hot topics, but nope, it's the quickie restaurant one I spouted off yesterday morning.

Just goes to show you that even DKos if afflicted by the internet maxim: the well-written, carefully researched diaries will get a few responses, but the one where you type "hungover, puking, brb" gets 500 likes and 2,000 comments.

Which diary did you write that you think should have gotten more attention?  Pimp it here!

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