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Groups: Youth Kos 2.0

Diaries published: 51 (648 days since last diary on Thu Aug 15, 2013 at 02:50 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 3612 (6 days since last comment on Tue May 19, 2015 at 12:50 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 308

Total Comment Ratings: 11653

Most Recommended Diary: Goodbye, Rocky. You were a good dog., 48 comments, 57 recommends

People Following Ponder Stibbons: 13

Ponder Stibbons's Most Recent Diaries:

Like a lot of grads, I didn't have a whole lot of luck getting work after college. About a year after graduation, I started working as a freelance writer on a team my mom managed, which brought in a ...
by Ponder Stibbons
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Aug 15, 2013 at 02:50 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
We put our Doberman to sleep today. He was thirteen, and deteriorating. My mother and I cried as the plunger on the anesthetic went down. We'd had him since I was 11. He was a good boy.
by Ponder Stibbons
Comment Count 48 comments on Wed Jun 20, 2012 at 10:17 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
Jack asks “What's the Missouri Compromise?” The Missouri Compromise was an agreement in 1820 that attempted to split the former Louisiana Territory (a rough triangle from western Montana to ...
by Ponder Stibbons
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Apr 20, 2012 at 08:41 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Shiningtop asks “How does redistricting work?” First, a little explanation of the process is in order, I think. Every state has a legislature, and for the most part there are maps dividing the ...
by Ponder Stibbons
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Apr 18, 2012 at 03:11 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
I forget how, but some conversation recently got me thinking about coattails, i.e. the phenomenon wherein someone popular at the top of the ticket will draw in voters for downballot races, and ...
by Ponder Stibbons
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Apr 16, 2012 at 02:47 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Ashton asks “If Canada moves towards legalization of marijuana, how would that affect things, with alcohol prohibition as a template?” First, some background. Canada, like the US, had its ...
by Ponder Stibbons
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Apr 13, 2012 at 01:25 PM PDT with 4 Recommends

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