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I'm a writer/film maker working in the Chicago area. I specialize in political satire, but will occasionally stray into other areas as well (especially in regards to all things nerdy.)

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Diaries published: 69 (1535 days since last diary on Thu Mar 10, 2011 at 12:16 PM PST)

Comments posted: 290 (1332 days since last comment on Thu Sep 29, 2011 at 10:59 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 279

Total Comment Ratings: 678

Most Recommended Diary: Canadian Healthcare Nightmare?, 23 comments, 26 recommends

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Britethorn's Most Recent Diaries:

So Bristol Palin is going to write a book. Here she is at an age when most young women of her age and social/economic class are attending classes in College, but is instead setting pen to paper to ...
by Britethorn
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Mar 10, 2011 at 12:16 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Like a lot of you, I watched Charlie Sheen's interviews with GMA and The Today Show and was really taken aback by his incredibly out of touch response to all of the questions, but there was ...
by Britethorn
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Feb 28, 2011 at 08:34 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Big News. Sarah Palin actually took questions today from real live people, without any of it being scripted.
by Britethorn
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Feb 17, 2011 at 01:34 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Let me begin by saying that I'm not one of Richard M. Daley's biggest fans. My wife is a Chicago Public Schools teacher, and as such has been forced to work under a string of (what we shall politely ...
by Britethorn
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Feb 16, 2011 at 07:24 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Back in the seventies, just after Richard Nixon left office, Dr. Seuss did a Parody of his story, "Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now!" which was published in his friend, Art Buchwald's column( ...
by Britethorn
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Feb 11, 2011 at 12:15 PM PST with 0 Recommends
So today two Members of the United States Congress announced that they were leaving office. First there was New York Republican Congressman Chris Lee who got caught sending shirtless photos of ...
by Britethorn
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Feb 10, 2011 at 12:03 AM PST with 5 Recommends

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