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I found DailyKos through an article in the Detroit Free Press about liberal blogs in 2003(?), but didn't sign up for membership until 2005, and I still lurk a good bit.

Groups: DKos Sangha, Street Prophets , New Diarists, Chicago Kossacks, Motor City Kossacks, Shutterbugs, Tea and Fortune Parlor, Four Corners Kossacks

Diaries published: 87 (1 day since last diary on Mon May 25, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 3952 (0 days since last comment on Mon May 25, 2015 at 07:02 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1452

Total Comment Ratings: 559

Most Recommended Diary: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore-A Photodiary, 108 comments, 88 recommends

People Following Ooooh: 60

Ooooh's Most Recent Diaries:

It is only human for us to think we will find happiness someplace “out there.” We think, “If I could just get the right job, then I could be happy,” or “If I just had someone to love me, ...
by Ooooh
Comment Count 39 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
We humans seem to really crave certainty. We crave the feeling of solid ground under our feet, and we seem to think we can outwit our vulnerability with our own conviction that we are right about so ...
by Ooooh
Comment Count 39 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Sometimes people become discouraged when they try meditation and see just how busy their minds are. They decide they are not able to meditate, and some of them even believe their intellect is so ...
by Ooooh
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon May 11, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
It is completely counter-intuitive to turn in to suffering. In fact, most people spend their entire lives trying to aim for pleasure and avoid suffering. The problem with that strategy is that ...
by Ooooh
Comment Count 49 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Over the Winter while I was confined indoors by the flu and then the weather I kept thinking of places I'd like to travel to in order to take pictures. I tired myself out thinking of all the travel ...
by Ooooh
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 12:33 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
If we claim we value diversity, why do so many of us shut down when faced with ideas, opinions and beliefs that seem to be opposed to our own? Does our appreciation for diversity end at the color of ...
by Ooooh
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 11 Recommends

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