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Tom Borthwick's Profile

Progressive, Liberal, Northeastern Pennsylvanian from Scranton, PA.

Groups: DKos Pennsylvania

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Diaries published: 15 (1509 days since last diary on Sat Mar 19, 2011 at 08:34 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 99 (1491 days since last comment on Wed Apr 06, 2011 at 07:13 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 164

Total Comment Ratings: 342

Most Recommended Diary: Palin In Scranton - Another "Kill him!" Incident Being Investigated, 29 comments, 22 recommends

People Following Tom Borthwick: 7

Tom Borthwick's Most Recent Diaries:

Dear Governor Corbett, You don’t know me and, based on your budget, you probably don’t want to. I’m a teacher. But that’s actually not even the most important facet of who I am. Mostly, I’...
by Tom Borthwick
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Mar 19, 2011 at 08:34 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Events in Wisconsin disturb me, amaze me, disgust me, and make me proud all at the same time.
by Tom Borthwick
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Feb 18, 2011 at 08:12 PM PST with 10 Recommends
Over a century ago, with the Labor Movement in full swing, working clamoring to be treated fairly – a fair day’s wage for a fair day’s work – the forces of the status quo ...
by Tom Borthwick
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Sep 06, 2010 at 01:38 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
The poem The New Colossus , by Emma Lazarus, engraved on a plaque on the Statue of Liberty’s base is indicative of American spirit. Many people have taken this “Mosque” ...
by Tom Borthwick
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Aug 23, 2010 at 12:04 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
I'm a constant reader and occasional poster here at DailyKos and also run my own political blog about politics in Northeastern Pennsylvania (wherein lies Scranton, home of the Office and formerly ...
by Tom Borthwick
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Jul 18, 2010 at 07:58 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
As a Pennsylvania resident, I'm embarrassed that my Attorney General, Tom Corbett, is suing to stop health care reform. But there is a pretty simple reason why this Republisaur is doing it: He's ...
by Tom Borthwick
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Mar 24, 2010 at 04:13 PM PDT with 20 Recommends

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