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Middle-aged married female, Detroit-area, writer employed full-time, young son. Addicted to blog-reading, in a good way.

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Diaries published: 39 (644 days since last diary on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 06:21 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 4119 (313 days since last comment on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 09:46 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 894

Total Comment Ratings: 6655

Most Recommended Diary: Detroit is angry at anti-autoworker media spin, 848 comments, 485 recommends

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marjo's Most Recent Diaries:

I haven't posted here in a long-time, because I've been busy rearing a Democratic son. Shawn, 15, has written a manifesto of sorts, on his own with no prompting, on conservatism that I would like ...
by marjo
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 06:21 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
I'm not gay. Sure, my favorite professor and my best friend in college were both gay, though I was probably last to figure that out. And yes, my husband and I and our young son attended a re-...
by marjo
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2008 at 06:41 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Dems and Kossacks, we can't let the GOP define the debate on loans to automakers. If we believe in making a good wage, and changing the way health care is structured in this country... if we ...
by marjo
Comment Count 848 comments on Sun Nov 23, 2008 at 10:25 AM PST with 485 Recommends
The good news is that now all my in-laws are voting for Obama, apparently. (My relatives, including several diehard Republicans, I can't vouch for 100% yet.) But while I'm encountering more and ...
by marjo
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2008 at 11:31 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Don't know if you caught this, but Politico's Michael Calderone runs the video of Jessica Yellin breaking astounding news to CNN's Anderson Cooper: Apparently corporate media executives ...
by marjo
Comment Count 41 comments on Thu May 29, 2008 at 09:10 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
I swore I would not write a candidate diary. I'm so sick of them. But it seems necessary to document that my pro-Obama stance is one that I arrived to slowly. I have become too cynical over the ...
by marjo
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Mar 09, 2008 at 11:57 AM PDT with 2 Recommends

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