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Diaries published: 23 (943 days since last diary on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 11:05 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 92 (938 days since last comment on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 12:11 AM PST)

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Total Recommends: 641

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Most Recommended Diary: My 84-year old dad's speech for Obama, 52 comments, 243 recommends

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doc durango's Most Recent Diaries:

First, this whole "vote Republican because Lincoln" thing is absurd. Lincoln would vote for Obama in a heartbeat, and below is why. Second, I apologize to those who have seen this diary before. I ...
by doc durango
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 11:05 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Short diary: Remember that in 2010, Nate Silver gave Sharron Angle an 80% chance of beating Harry Reid. Polls showed her up 3-4 points on election eve. She lost by 5. Why? Because in part the ...
by doc durango
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2012 at 04:48 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
I am posting this speech for my 84-year old father, who is not on Kos, but very much wants to participate in the progressive online community, if only he knew how to type and use a computer. He has ...
by doc durango
Comment Count 52 comments on Sun Sep 23, 2012 at 04:05 PM PDT with 243 Recommends
Wrote this diary a few days ago but it didn't get any traction. Thought I'd repost on the exact day--today, Sept. 22--of the 150th anniversary of the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation. I ...
by doc durango
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Sep 22, 2012 at 08:51 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
[NOTE up front: a much shorter version of this blog was published by the excellent History News Network] On the 150th anniversary of the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, who would Lincoln ...
by doc durango
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Sep 20, 2012 at 10:43 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Just read a good diary on the community spotlight list that speaks especially to me: The diarest, like me, feels so beaten down by the stream of lies and false equivalencies that he can hardly ...
by doc durango
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Aug 24, 2012 at 02:19 PM PDT with 1 Recommend

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