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Pragmatic leftist suburban mom. Military brat. Middle aged, middle class. Secular humanist. Radical feminist. Foodie.

Location: Birmingham, Alabama, 35226

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Twitter: @alabamabluedot

Diaries published: 8 (923 days since last diary on Wed Oct 24, 2012 at 07:31 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 404 (45 days since last comment on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 09:41 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 889

Total Comment Ratings: 1801

Most Recommended Diary: Komen supporters jumping ship on, 321 comments, 760 recommends

People Following Lisa in Bama: 5

Lisa in Bama's Most Recent Diaries:

"...the voice in my head says only one thing: 'Hug her. Hug her. Hug her.' But instead I suspend her for a week." My 25-year-old daughter has always wanted to be a teacher. Her dream was to teach ...
by Lisa in Bama
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2012 at 07:31 PM PDT with 14 Recommends is an extraordinarily important resource for nonprofits. Prospective donors, if they're smart, check out a nonprofit at before even considering giving a donation. So I ...
by Lisa in Bama
Comment Count 321 comments on Wed Feb 01, 2012 at 10:55 PM PST with 760 Recommends
FEMA is people. People like the family in rural Alabama whose entire life disintegrated in the wind. The title of this diary came from them. They are trying to rebuild, living in a FEMA trailer ...
by Lisa in Bama
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Sep 25, 2011 at 06:36 PM PDT with 84 Recommends
Palin’s administration last week gained legislative approval for a special $1,200 payment to every Alaskan to help cope with gas prices, which are among the highest in the country.
by Lisa in Bama
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2008 at 05:49 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
I had just turned seven years old when Dr. King made his "I have a Dream" speech. I don't remember it. But I do remember, somehow, that a couple of months later a church was blown up in Alabama and ...
by Lisa in Bama
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Aug 28, 2008 at 05:16 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
The latest fundraising plea from the RNC, with a tone of desperation that sent a frisson of schaudenfreude up my spine, is "signed" by none other than John McCain himself. And folks, we Democrats ...
by Lisa in Bama
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Aug 06, 2008 at 11:02 PM PDT with 9 Recommends

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