Democratic Underground - FailureToCommunicate's Journal FailureToCommunicate's Journal Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:47:57 Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:47:57 My father was born with no arms, similar to the thalidomide babies being born all over Europe, Sat, 08 Aug 2015 16:35:49 The ADA legislation had traveled many paths, and had many supporters and pioneers along the Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:38:36 Terrible day for the anti-war movement, free speech, and America. As seniors in high school, Mon, 04 May 2015 08:51:38 My grandmother had rubella while carrying her middle child - my father- and his birth defects Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:04:26 My great great uncle August enlisted with the 1st Missouri Infantry, Company A, mustered... Thu, 09 Apr 2015 14:41:32 My father joined hundreds of clergy when MLK led the return to the Pettus Bridge on March 9th 1965 Mon, 19 Jan 2015 15:01:53 Bipartisian support is a good -and so rare- thing. The ADA would not have passed without Wed, 03 Dec 2014 10:52:00 So sorry to hear of your loss, Will. That eulogy is good, but you express yourself so well in Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:55:47 525,600 minutes...each one precious...and yes, they do speed you realize Sun, 16 Nov 2014 20:49:36 Bethel near Bielefeld, Germany was sort of similar for people with epilepsy, as well as Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:24:43 Tell that to these 'illiterates': Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:48:46 Burglar... or jealous classmate? Your post jogged a memory of a viking ship assignment Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:45:06 Your significant other need not give up on TV and movies. Descriptive Video Service (DVS) provides Sun, 28 Sep 2014 22:34:29 And 'the beautiful game' welcomes you! The youth league in our town has 1700 kids and Thu, 10 Jul 2014 21:47:02 Much progress HAS been made. In 1991, under Bush I, the Nunn-Lugar threat reduction bill... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:26:37 That IS rare, Thanks! The closest I've been to a President (and First Lady) was at FDR wheelchair Sat, 17 May 2014 11:26:39 The great civil rights act, the ADA, was bipartisan, and signed by GHWBush in 1990... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:34:24 "Don't worry about that bug, it has no mouth parts" my father used to say, when there was some Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:01:04 When I was a kid there were horrific crashes like this by our house Thu, 13 Feb 2014 09:23:57 For a human being who gave so much to his Earth, this is his hymn of Thu, 30 Jan 2014 11:55:39 WONDERful encounter dorkzilla. Here are my few brushes with Pete: Wed, 29 Jan 2014 10:37:20 Then I guess my dad was merely a prop when he Tue, 22 Oct 2013 07:48:06 "Strugglin' on, strugglin' on" National Treasure for sure! Sat, 04 May 2013 09:26:58 Take heart KoKo. First of all, things could be worse... Tue, 23 Apr 2013 22:37:11 We are all seeking some bit of silver lining...and this is good news. Sure, there will be Mon, 22 Apr 2013 17:24:15