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I am old, crotchety, disabled and living on SSDI in Seattle. And I don't get much sleep.

Diaries published: 10 (2736 days since last diary on Fri Nov 23, 2007 at 08:53 PM PST)

Comments posted: 398 (916 days since last comment on Fri Nov 16, 2012 at 11:59 PM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 84

Total Comment Ratings: 882

Most Recommended Diary: The View from the Bottom of the Shaft: A Thanksgiving Story, 13 comments, 20 recommends

People Following SleeplessinSeattle: 0

SleeplessinSeattle's Most Recent Diaries:

I don't think it is news to anyone who reads Daily Kos that the majority of Americans have been shafted by the economy over the last seven years. Stagnating wages and increasing prices for food and ...
by SleeplessinSeattle
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Nov 23, 2007 at 08:53 PM PST with 20 Recommends
I wish I had never gotten involved in politics. I'm not even very involved except for reading several political blogs and voting. However, I made the mistake of signing online petitions for a couple ...
by SleeplessinSeattle
Comment Count 48 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2007 at 12:55 PM PST with 9 Recommends
My Dad called yesterday, as he does a couple times a month, just to see if I'm still alive I guess. I love the old geezer, but that doesn't mean I don't sometimes want to pound some sense in him ...
by SleeplessinSeattle
Comment Count 126 comments on Mon Aug 20, 2007 at 11:26 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
I stumbled across this video at Freakonomics and thought it might be interesting to some of you. It certainly explains a lot to me.
by SleeplessinSeattle
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Apr 22, 2007 at 11:57 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Earlier today in Cheers and Jeers, Bill in Portand ME linked to an article about the TSA and monkey helpers. If you ...
by SleeplessinSeattle
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jan 12, 2007 at 12:48 PM PST with 5 Recommends
After reading this excellent diary I decided to put in my two cents on Medicare. My qualifications to pontificate on this are thus: I ...
by SleeplessinSeattle
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jan 10, 2007 at 01:06 AM PST with 6 Recommends

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