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Diaries published: 183 (10 days since last diary on Sun May 17, 2015 at 01:57 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 6487 (0 days since last comment on Wed May 27, 2015 at 01:10 AM PDT)

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Total Recommends: 5159

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Most Recommended Diary: BREAKING: Health Care Scandal in Kent Conrad's ND (updated), 287 comments, 783 recommends

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The 17th of May (Syttende Mai) is the Norwegian version of the 4th of July in the U.S. My ancestors were all Norwegians. Most came here to America between about 1880-1910, but a few showed up ...
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Comment Count 16 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 01:57 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The other day my girlfriend asked me if I ever thought about baby names. Did I have any preferences? I paused for a minute and said, "Well, there's sort of a tradition in my family that the oldest ...
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Comment Count 17 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 09:03 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The original bill passed the (Republican-controlled) North Dakota Senate by a close vote of 25-22 and the (Republican) Governor of ND, Jack Dalrymple, announced he would sign it. The (Republican) ...
by Dbug
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 02:39 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Friday was the 13th. The second Friday the 13th in a row (because February has 28 days). Two months in a row! Saturday the 14th was a very historical pi day. Sunday the 15th (today) is the Ides of ...
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Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 09:52 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Here’s a family story told to me by my grandfather's sister (Astrid Leiseth (Miller), aka "Austie") about her great grandmother Johanna (or Johanne), who was my mother's father's mother's mother's ...
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Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Mar 07, 2015 at 05:19 AM PST with 28 Recommends
From approximately 1875-1920, North Dakota had many (almost 100) large "bonanza farms," each with thousands or ten of thousands of acres, usually on land that was originally granted by the U.S. ...
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Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Mar 03, 2015 at 03:13 AM PST with 52 Recommends

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