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A farm girl trapped in suburbia, but going back home to the farm soon. An old woman who yells at clouds. An activist, a friend, a mother and grandmother. A stubborn thing.

Real Name: AndyLeigh

Groups: Community Spotlight, History for Kossacks, Cranky Users, Daily Kos Photo Cooperative, Personal Storytellers, Seed Sharers, DK Grants, Discussing Race At Daily Kos, Firearms Law and Policy

Diaries published: 48 (556 days since last diary on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 06:57 PM PST)

Comments posted: 7918 (221 days since last comment on Mon Oct 20, 2014 at 09:03 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 4587

Total Comment Ratings: 36865

Most Recommended Diary: I'm scared.  And I'm really f@cking angry. (Addendum now added), 817 comments, 1071 recommends

People Following Got a Grip: 78

Got a Grip's Most Recent Diaries:

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Shortly after I posted this diary stays of execution by two different judges came through . Unsurprisingly, both hinged on the dodgy nature of the pentobarbital made by the ...
by Got a Grip
Comment Count 87 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 06:57 PM PST with 51 Recommends
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Comment Count 76 comments on Wed Dec 21, 2011 at 02:04 PM PST with 100 Recommends
Yesterday there was a diary proclaiming the start-up of a new group here on Daily Kos called Yes We Can Pragmatists . The immediate goal of the diary, and I gather the group in general, is to ...
by Got a Grip
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Jul 12, 2011 at 12:30 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
I try to avoid the piefighting most of the time, I really do. But earlier today there was a diary written whose title was such that I had to just open it and see what was there. I won't link to it ...
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Comment Count 196 comments on Mon Jul 11, 2011 at 08:07 PM PDT with 252 Recommends
For over a week now the right side of the front page of Daily Kos has been taken up with ...
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Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Jun 06, 2011 at 03:20 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
So this morning, for the first time in my almost 54 years on this planet, I was polled. It was an automated poll on medical marijuana, an issue that has decent support in Illinois, an issue that ...
by Got a Grip
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat May 14, 2011 at 04:20 PM PDT with 21 Recommends

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