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Contributor to Digby's Hullabaloo. Chairman, Ventura County Democratic Party; Executive Board Member, CA Democratic Party. All statements are my own, and not those of any organization to which I may belong.

Real Name: David Atkins

Location: Ventura, CA, USA

Groups: Kos Angelenos, Party Animals

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Twitter: @DavidOAtkins

Diaries published: 638 (172 days since last diary on Fri Dec 05, 2014 at 12:20 PM PST)

Comments posted: 17498 (65 days since last comment on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 03:18 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 115316

Total Comment Ratings: 150434

Most Recommended Diary: No One Is Going To Save You Fools, 1510 comments, 1579 recommends

People Following thereisnospoon: 796

thereisnospoon's Most Recent Diaries:

Neuroscience is one of the world's most exciting fields, challenging the ways we think about ourselves and our personalities. Our political behavior is no exception. Some of the latest findings ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Dec 05, 2014 at 12:20 PM PST with 28 Recommends
GE has a cute little ad called "The future of work" praising their advances in 3D printing automation : We'll gloss over the fact that no one in the copyediting process caught the misuse of "beg ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Nov 09, 2014 at 01:30 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Hey fellow Kossacks, It's been a pleasure being part of this extraordinary community for almost ten years now. I started writing here in 2005, amassing hundreds of diaries before I started writing ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 97 comments on Tue Sep 16, 2014 at 03:25 PM PDT with 741 Recommends
It's that day again. If you're obsessive enough about politics to be reading this, you should probably already be registered to vote by mail (assuming you live in a state that allows it.) But if you'...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 04:08 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
We hear it after every mass shooting: politicians on both sides of the aisle intoning their deepest condolences to the victims and their families. We hear a lot about thoughts and prayers and ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 198 comments on Wed May 28, 2014 at 09:16 AM PDT with 254 Recommends
Yesterday a deeply disturbed man committed an unspeakable crime in Isla Vista. He was motivated by the worst forms of misogyny, sexual entitlement, racism, and privileged narcissism, and engaged in ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 489 comments on Sun May 25, 2014 at 07:56 AM PDT with 231 Recommends

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