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Single dad of an autistic boy. Started life as a Republican moderate; would now be considered a Democratic liberal. Ironic, considering that my politics are essentially unchanged.

Groups: KosAbility, Pink Clubhouse, Readers and Book Lovers, An Ear for Music, Parenting on the Autism Spectrum, Progressive Friends of the Library Newsletter, Indigo Kalliope, DKOMA, Philly Kos, Courtesy Kos

Diaries published: 259 (39 days since last diary on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 10:10 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 5871 (1 day since last comment on Fri May 29, 2015 at 09:14 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 3279

Total Comment Ratings: 10099

Most Recommended Diary: TTFN, 149 comments, 383 recommends

People Following aravir: 76

aravir's Most Recent Diaries:

Not that it should come as any surprise to anyone who is not a shivering denizen of King Denial, but a new study confirms what we already knew. Namely, that there is no link between the MMR link ...
by aravir
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 10:10 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Andrew Sullivan has announced that, after fifteen years, he is quitting blogging. Sulivan, who self-identifies as a conservative, has been a force in the political blogging world for a long time.
by aravir
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2015 at 11:25 AM PST with 36 Recommends
If today is your birthday, Best Wishes! If not, but you like music, stick around anyway. 225 years ago today, The Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen was passed by France's National ...
by aravir
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Welcome the the great month of August! Coincidentally, on this date in 30BC, Octavian and his army entered Alexandria, Egypt. Octavian, who later became known as Augustus Caesar. Well, technically,
by aravir
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
I have published diaries, from time to time, celebrating musical birthday men and women. Today is my birthday, so this is for me, and anyone else who celebrates their birthday on this date. The ...
by aravir
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Jun 22, 2014 at 05:01 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Best wishes to all who were born on this date. I usually post some music in the Connect diary, but I will be away from DK on Friday, so I am pre-posting an alternative for those who are interested.
by aravir
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jun 13, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 3 Recommends

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