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Boston-area liberal. Atheist UU. Adoptive parent. Netroots Nation attendee (all of em!) & volunteer. Chief cat-herder for Top Comments. Ask me offline for contact info on Facebook or Second Life.

Location: Massachusetts

Groups: Top Comments, Environmental Foodies, Massachusetts Kosmopolitans, Netroots For The Troops®, Black Kos community, Second Life Progressives, Courtesy Kos, Kossacks for Marriage Equality, New England Kossacks

Twitter: brilligt

Diaries published: 452 (1 day since last diary on Sun May 03, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 13800 (0 days since last comment on Mon May 04, 2015 at 07:34 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 21677

Total Comment Ratings: 78659

Most Recommended Diary: We have a son today!, 325 comments, 327 recommends

People Following brillig: 95

brillig's Most Recent Diaries:

Tonight was my last teaching a class that I'll tell you a story about over the orange croissant and after a word from our sponsor... Here at Top Comments we strive to nourish community by ...
by brillig
Comment Count 46 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
So... my laptop decided it HAD to fail to boot, hang on startup, amd then demanded we CHKDSK. Needless to say, TC is delayed a bit so thank you for your patience. Follow me below the dingledoodle ...
by brillig
Comment Count 60 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 07:11 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
At this very moment I'm sure at least a few of you are scratching your head, thinking "Brillig's writing? How the h-ll did it get to be Tuesday?! Huh? It's still Sunday? Dammit, I need more sleep...
by brillig
Comment Count 73 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 07:01 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
I wrote earlier this year on my commitment to [ decluttering the house]. As with many things, Life gets in ...
by brillig
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
Ever have one of those Hagrid moments? I most certainly did this weekend. Grab a piece of leftover chocolate or jelly beans (you DO still have some, right?) and follow me below the orange Peeps ...
by brillig
Comment Count 71 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
One of my favorite Peanuts characters was [ Linus van Pelt]. Sincere, true to himself, and both never without and never ashamed of his security blanket. ...
by brillig
Comment Count 46 comments on Sun Mar 29, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends

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