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A gay academic living in rural northwestern Pennsylvania.

Groups: Top Comments, Readers and Book Lovers, Black Kos community, Remembering LGBT History, Herding 438, Kossacks for Marriage Equality, Pittsburgh Area Kossacks, Northeast Ohio Kossacks

Diaries published: 93 (6 days since last diary on Tue May 19, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 16308 (0 days since last comment on Mon May 25, 2015 at 07:54 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 5266

Total Comment Ratings: 74528

Most Recommended Diary: The Unbearable Stupidity of Wingnut:  Town Hall in Warren, PA, 414 comments, 581 recommends

People Following gizmo59: 43

gizmo59's Most Recent Diaries:

We had another telephone outage starting yesterday afternoon, which, of course, meant we had an internet outage as well. We've been having more frequent problems with our land line for about a ...
by gizmo59
Comment Count 41 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
It's still a little hard to tell, but despite the occasional late snowstorm, it appears spring has sprung in northwestern Pennsylvania. Most of the snow on the open fields has melted, leaving ...
by gizmo59
Comment Count 52 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Via Joe.My.God From KETV , Omaha's ABC affiliate: According to an injunction filed in federal court Monday, Senior U.S. District Judge Joseph Bataillon said "all relevant state officials are ...
by gizmo59
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2015 at 08:16 AM PST with 17 Recommends
I have stated in various places around Daily Kos that my partner of 19 years and I got married in August of last year, and I have promised a diary on the topic. This is it, a mere 5 months after ...
by gizmo59
Comment Count 67 comments on Sat Jan 31, 2015 at 07:02 PM PST with 46 Recommends
For the record, despite my Catholic upbringing, I am not a religious person. Indeed, you might describe me as the opposite of a religious person. I just don't have the capacity for faith in ...
by gizmo59
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Jan 07, 2015 at 07:01 PM PST with 43 Recommends
Christmas is mere hours away. By now, for those who celebrate the holiday, even the worst of the procrastinators are as prepared as they're going to get. Anyone who has gone shopping in the past ...
by gizmo59
Comment Count 89 comments on Wed Dec 24, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 45 Recommends

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