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I run the Mercury Rising weblog with two co-bloggers, Charles and MEC. We used to be on Blogger; our archive site is

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Diaries published: 425 (2 days since last diary on Mon May 04, 2015 at 07:28 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 17115 (1 day since last comment on Wed May 06, 2015 at 03:28 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 16845

Total Comment Ratings: 57440

Most Recommended Diary: Let's Bully Bonddad! [update: Bonddad speaks!], 762 comments, 796 recommends

People Following Phoenix Woman: 88

Phoenix Woman's Most Recent Diaries:

Minnesota State Representative David Bly , D-20B (Northfield), is a longtime champion of sensible agricultural practices that benefit everyone and everything. Chief among them: the preservation of ...
by Phoenix Woman
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 07:28 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
I'm posting this here because we all know this will never get mentioned by the majority of the commercial mass media in the US - at least not accurately: Government background checker [and private-...
by Phoenix Woman
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 10:08 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Most publications geared towards Federal employees are pretty honest, straightforward, and trustworthy. Then there's "FedSmith". FedSmith seems to be run by and stuffed with writings from people ...
by Phoenix Woman
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 02:52 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Jean Wagenius sounded the alarm Sunday. The North Star chapter of the Sierra Club sounded the alarm yesterday. Sally Jo Sorensen ...
by Phoenix Woman
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 05:17 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Kossacks, including myself, got an introduction to ALEC's local-government-targeting little brother ACCE this week. Intrigued, I checked with Bluestem Prairie's Sally Jo Sorensen, the Minnesota ...
by Phoenix Woman
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 08:02 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
It started when one person wrote this diary , making the argument common among white progressive circles that the Democratic Party lost populists (as well as Americans in general) because they ...
by Phoenix Woman
Comment Count 51 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 10:19 PM PDT with 35 Recommends

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