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Retired. Grandma of 4. I knit, do genealogy, and read a lot.

Hobbies: genealogy. rocks. fossils.

Diaries published: 67 (421 days since last diary on Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 03:06 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 1765 (35 days since last comment on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 10:24 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1153

Total Comment Ratings: 2059

Most Recommended Diary: 92% of Americans want WHAT? (updated), 186 comments, 455 recommends

People Following chriscol: 23

chriscol's Most Recent Diaries:

I don't post often at dKos these days, but those of you who remember me may recall that I worked on the Ohio election analysis in '04-'05 and later became active with a group called Citizens for ...
by chriscol
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 03:06 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
My daughter sent me this in an email. Here's a snip: To whom it may concern regarding the United States federal elections of 2014, 2016 and beyond: Allow me to introduce myself to you, the ...
by chriscol
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 07:55 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Thanks to teacherken and TheGreatLeapForward , I visited Amazon's user review pages for Avery Binders, and the Idea hit! Today, I spent $2 at the dollar store for foam board, and $3 at the local ...
by chriscol
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Oct 18, 2012 at 01:09 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
This was on last night while MSNBC was busy eulogizing Steve Jobs. I looked for the transcript or relevant diaries at dKos this morning, and found nothing. Which is a real shame: Kossaks should ...
by chriscol
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 06, 2011 at 07:24 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Shelley Madore won the primary last night, taking the endorsement from Dan Powers. If elected in November, she will be an outstanding Congress-critter--right up there with Wiener and Grayson. ...
by chriscol
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Aug 11, 2010 at 08:57 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Pretty much every time a Framing diary comes up, some Kossack complains, somewhere in the comments, that framing is manipulative. True. But so what? ANY communication between two people is an ...
by chriscol
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jul 16, 2010 at 01:49 PM PDT with 1 Recommend

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