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Midwestern liberal boy with MN, SD, and WI roots is back from 15 yrs in CA. Now looking at the world from a mountaintop spiritual community in Eastern Oklahoma. Some of my best friends are conservatives with integrity.

Diaries published: 19 (29 days since last diary on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 10:04 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 94 (29 days since last comment on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 10:40 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 182

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: When "Riot", When "Revolution"?, 84 comments, 57 recommends

People Following Mark Throckmorton: 2

Mark Throckmorton's Most Recent Diaries:

At what point do we need to consider that the increasing protest after death at the hand of police is not "rioting", but the beginning of revolution? The revolution is misdirected against police, ...
by Mark Throckmorton
Comment Count 84 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 10:04 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
A fetus is deserving of protection because it is a "potential person". A Honduran 12 year old is not deserving of protection because...? Well, I think I have the solution to this vexing ...
by Mark Throckmorton
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 01:02 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
We all seem to be on the same page about how horrifically stupid, sexist, and misogynist were Rep. Akin's remarks about "legitimate rape". No question that, on its face, there is a responsibility ...
by Mark Throckmorton
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Aug 20, 2012 at 12:23 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Mine eyes have seen the glory of the art of compromise! All the partisans were bickering, but now they're getting wise. Tired of the bloody noses, weary of the blackened eyes: The ...
by Mark Throckmorton
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Feb 05, 2012 at 10:14 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Mitt Romney's statement to a campaign questioner that "Corporations are people, my friend!" reflects his personal and legal view of Citizen's Un ited (I hope he didn't come up with ...
by Mark Throckmorton
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Feb 04, 2012 at 03:12 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Women's health just finished second behind extremist politics.
by Mark Throckmorton
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Feb 01, 2012 at 10:20 PM PST with 7 Recommends

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