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Aziz Poonawalla authors the City of Brass blog, co-founded the annual Brass Crescent Awards, and administers the Talk Islam forum (

Real Name: Aziz Poonawalla

DOB: 2/14

Gender: Male

Location: Wisconsin, USA

Groups: Muslims at Daily Kos, Howard Dean 2016

Home Page:

Twitter: azizhp

Diaries published: 194 (672 days since last diary on Sat Jul 27, 2013 at 06:51 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 858 (671 days since last comment on Sun Jul 28, 2013 at 01:45 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1536

Total Comment Ratings: 1498

Most Recommended Diary: I am a muslim, 486 comments, 497 recommends

People Following azizhp: 25

azizhp's Most Recent Diaries:

This past week, there were two Iftars in Washington DC, one by the State Department and the other at the White House. I was honored to be invited to the former but was unable to attend. What ...
by azizhp
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Jul 27, 2013 at 06:51 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
(Disclosure: I am the Editor of ) As a supporter of Barack Obama, I have laid out my own personal reasons for supporting Barack Obama . But some Muslim Americans are not ...
by azizhp
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 06:26 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Last week, I met Paul Ryan at an apple farm. My conversation with him was pretty brief: I was wearing my traditional topi headcap and I have a fair amount of beard on me, so it was rather obvious ...
by azizhp
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Oct 15, 2012 at 08:20 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
It's that time of year again - to nominate your favorite blogs and bloggers for the Brass Crescent Awards! The nomination phase will end shortly after Eid al-Fitr, and polls will be open shortly ...
by azizhp
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Jul 26, 2012 at 04:17 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Some of you will be starting today, others tomorrow, but regardless of when you start fasting, I just wanted to wish all of you Ramadan Kareem! I am very thankful that this group, Muslims at Daily ...
by azizhp
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Jul 19, 2012 at 03:47 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
From's own About page : Owner, Founder, and Chief Executive Office r: Michelle Malkin Let's give Malkin her due: Twitchy is an impressive portal page, has a fairly large staff (8 ...
by azizhp
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jun 12, 2012 at 11:13 AM PDT with 4 Recommends

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