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Eric Folkerth is a United Methodist Minister, musician and blogger from Dallas, Texas.

A full bio is available here. .

Location: Dallas, Texas

Occupation: Minister and Musician

Groups: Street Prophets , Dallas Kossacks

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Twitter: ericfolkerth

Diaries published: 31 (113 days since last diary on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 02:40 PM PST)

Comments posted: 156 (113 days since last comment on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 02:40 PM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 1623

Total Comment Ratings: 997

Most Recommended Diary: Jim Wallis Calls for Palin to Apologize (and I agree), 449 comments, 771 recommends

People Following ericfolkerth: 14

ericfolkerth's Most Recent Diaries:

Based on what I’m reading online, I would bet that Brian Williams will not survive the kerfuffle over his helicopter ride in Iraq. And, personally, I think that will be a shame. Yes, what he did ...
by ericfolkerth
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 02:40 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Ferguson is a mess. If journalists can be arrested for no reason whatsoever, (hauled out of a McDonald's, with their press credentials clearly visible) just imagine how average citizens of Ferguson ...
by ericfolkerth
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Aug 14, 2014 at 12:01 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain and play with it.” — Charlie Chaplin That quote has been a favorite of mine for many years. It’s never felt more achingly true than tonight, ...
by ericfolkerth
Comment Count 179 comments on Tue Aug 12, 2014 at 12:13 AM PDT with 371 Recommends
Thursday, I was arrested at the White House, along with 100 other faith leaders, calling on the President and Congress to act swiftly and justly on the issue of immigration. Several friends have ...
by ericfolkerth
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Aug 02, 2014 at 12:46 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Wherever you come down on the issue of capital punishment, it’s impossible to deny that what happened last night in Oklahoma was horrific . Last night also reminds us of a broader horrific truth ...
by ericfolkerth
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Apr 30, 2014 at 09:39 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Black Friday has never been the same since 2008. That year, it turned from something mildly annoying to something approaching evil. I know, I know. You're already calling me a Debbie Downer. I know, ...
by ericfolkerth
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Nov 29, 2013 at 10:04 AM PST with 25 Recommends

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