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A liberal blue-collar dad of two in Illinois.

Gender: Male

Location: Illinois

Hobbies: Bass

Diaries published: 11 (571 days since last diary on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 01:40 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 1473 (17 days since last comment on Fri May 08, 2015 at 02:04 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 53

Total Comment Ratings: 1969

Most Recommended Diary: Why don't I see this argument more? (First-time diary), 24 comments, 17 recommends

People Following Erik the Red: 3

Erik the Red's Most Recent Diaries:

Ok, this'll be short, but to get more mileage out this diary, I'll continue below the cheese doodle of death.
by Erik the Red
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 01:40 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
It's not exactly a secret that Chicago Tribune columnist John Kass is not a friend of our current Prez. This particular example of what a wingnut he can be, though, is so egregious, I feel compelled ...
by Erik the Red
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 03:10 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
This is basically a photoshop request and I wanted to use a diary for it to make sure it gets seen. It's below the cheese doodle of doom.
by Erik the Red
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Sep 09, 2012 at 09:19 AM PDT with 2 Recommends a favor to ask and I wanted to ask in a diary, cuz comments in open threads sometimes tend to get overlooked.
by Erik the Red
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Jun 24, 2010 at 01:42 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Not much to say here, except that a site I used to be a regular at,, has slowly gotten wingnuttier over the past year and the process has accelerated since November 8 (for reasons I'm ...
by Erik the Red
Comment Count 76 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2009 at 03:32 PM PST with 5 Recommends
The title question refers to an issue that is frustrating me because I see hardly anyone else talking about it, and I don't understand why. Maybe somebody here can help me out on this...
by Erik the Red
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Aug 27, 2008 at 02:01 PM PDT with 10 Recommends

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