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patrice Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-24-11 08:14 PM
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17. Have only been there once, a long time ago, but I remember being struck by the city's
well balanced ambiance, not too big, not too small, the sizes and shapes of buildings seemed to be kind of classically proportioned, everything well kept, nice parks downtown . . .

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  -God bless Garrison Keillor.... noel711  Sep-24-11 06:53 PM   #0 
  - "Solidarity Forever."  Brickbat   Sep-24-11 06:55 PM   #1 
  - Wow -- You Must be Awfully 'Pure'  On the Road   Sep-24-11 07:31 PM   #12 
  - +1 (nt)  rbnyc   Sep-24-11 08:19 PM   #19 
  - Might want to add  liberalmike27   Sep-25-11 12:38 AM   #35 
  - also, I heard those who cast absentee ballots  newspeak   Sep-25-11 01:03 PM   #71 
     - You're half right  dflprincess   Sep-25-11 08:37 PM   #86 
  - Tomorrow, try getting up on the OTHER side of the bed ...  66 dmhlt   Sep-24-11 07:55 PM   #16 
  - why do you despise GK?  grasswire   Sep-24-11 08:24 PM   #22 
  - Kind of invalidates how someone might feel then about the real oppressor, doesn't it? I mean,  patrice   Sep-24-11 08:49 PM   #26 
  - (poster is jesse ventura)  mdmc   Sep-25-11 07:59 AM   #45 
  - I Kind of Like Jesse Ventura  Baby Bear   Sep-25-11 09:59 AM   #60 
  - I appreciate GK's politics,  kurtzapril4   Sep-25-11 09:16 AM   #53 
  - First time I've ever heard anyone say they "despise" Garrison Keillor.  dgauss   Sep-24-11 10:12 PM   #31 
  - The poster HAS to be thinking of someone else.  crim son   Sep-25-11 12:39 AM   #36 
  - This is what i also think, the poster has confused GK with somebody else  me b zola   Sep-25-11 01:31 AM   #38 
  - I wonder if "despise" just got typed by accident, the poster meant some other word?  Ben Gay   Sep-25-11 09:22 AM   #54 
  - He's a good man and I cannot imagine not liking him  lindalou65   Sep-25-11 02:24 PM   #73 
  - I didn't much like Keillor when I was a perfect young LCMS Republican wife and mommy..  Still Blue in PDX   Sep-25-11 01:44 AM   #39 
  - It wasn't "solidarity", unless it was a version I don't know as well.  harmonicon   Sep-25-11 03:49 AM   #41 
  - Pete Seeger and the Weavers rendition  ellisonz   Sep-25-11 04:11 AM   #42 
  - Wow - are you an evil twin - or did you just misunderstand who  BlueMTexpat   Sep-25-11 05:53 AM   #44 
  - of all people to despise.  tomp   Sep-25-11 08:21 AM   #50 
  - You despise Garrison Keillor?  Enthusiast   Sep-25-11 09:59 AM   #61 
  - You just made the list.........nt  Enthusiast   Sep-25-11 10:06 AM   #63 
  - despise? that's a very strong word  xxqqqzme   Sep-25-11 10:40 AM   #66 
  - one reason to dislike GK is that he was willing to overlook Bush's warcrimes  spooked911   Sep-25-11 12:31 PM   #68 
  - Did Garrison Keillor poison your dog or something?  Ikonoklast   Sep-25-11 02:49 PM   #76 
  - And his taste in musical guests is absolutely impeccable! Here's his link with audio files.  patrice   Sep-24-11 06:57 PM   #2 
  - Megan Fischer was great. Thirteen and she belts out a song like an adult.  Frustratedlady   Sep-24-11 07:25 PM   #11 
  - I have learned to really enjoy music I wouldn't otherwise listen to by listening to GK's guests.  patrice   Sep-24-11 08:18 PM   #18 
     - Me too! I was thinking the same thing as I was listening to the program last night. The lyrics of ro  tropicanarose   Sep-25-11 09:26 AM   #57 
  - thanks for the link  mdmc   Sep-25-11 08:01 AM   #46 
  - I am sure GK is on their list already  rosesaylavee   Sep-24-11 07:02 PM   #3 
  - Sidenote: WI was also one of the first to end Capital Punishment. Mid-19th century, I think. nt  patrice   Sep-24-11 07:21 PM   #9 
     - Madison, Wisconsin is a national treasure.  rosesaylavee   Sep-24-11 07:51 PM   #14 
        - Have only been there once, a long time ago, but I remember being struck by the city's  patrice   Sep-24-11 08:14 PM   #17 
           - Had a mentor who grew up on a farm  rosesaylavee   Sep-24-11 08:50 PM   #28 
              - I'm envious. I live in Cupcake Land (see Thomas Frank's book What's the Matter with Kansas?)  patrice   Sep-24-11 10:14 PM   #32 
                 - Oh, but I live in one of the collar counties  rosesaylavee   Sep-25-11 08:18 AM   #49 
  - Recommend  xchrom   Sep-24-11 07:03 PM   #4 
  - Keillor's webmail:  patrice   Sep-24-11 07:11 PM   #5 
  - Wonder how that goes down with his sponsors ...  eppur_se_muova   Sep-24-11 07:14 PM   #6 
  - The audio file links on his homepage changed just now into highlights only.  patrice   Sep-24-11 07:15 PM   #7 
  - Try these links for PHC replays on Sunday  dragonlady   Sep-24-11 08:34 PM   #25 
     - Thank You Very Much!!  patrice   Sep-24-11 08:50 PM   #27 
     - Thanks, dragonlady!  bvar22   Sep-25-11 10:08 AM   #64 
  - His show is underwritten by Ford and General Mills  Bluenorthwest   Sep-24-11 07:52 PM   #15 
     - Let's be fair - he is on PBS and they are underwritten by many corporations.  jwirr   Sep-24-11 08:23 PM   #21 
     - Thanks. nt  eppur_se_muova   Sep-24-11 10:28 PM   #33 
     - I thought he was sponsored by....  bvar22   Sep-25-11 10:01 AM   #62 
     - Always glad to see ANY major corporation separated from their ill-gotten  kestrel91316   Sep-25-11 12:31 PM   #67 
  - I named my son after him.  rbnyc   Sep-24-11 07:16 PM   #8 
  - What a handsome guy you have!  classof56   Sep-25-11 09:43 AM   #58 
  - Thank you.  rbnyc   Sep-25-11 12:56 PM   #70 
  - Is that your little boy? He is precious!  tropicanarose   Sep-25-11 09:49 AM   #59 
  - That's my boy...  rbnyc   Sep-25-11 12:56 PM   #69 
     - Beautiful child! =)  tropicanarose   Sep-25-11 05:12 PM   #81 
  - How wonderful to see your little guy with his face in a newspaper!  LuckyLib   Sep-25-11 02:46 PM   #75 
     - He also has an iPod...  rbnyc   Sep-26-11 06:42 AM   #88 
  - i never understood why my dad bought his books and listened to him  madrchsod   Sep-24-11 07:24 PM   #10 
  - Maybe brickbat will grow up too, some day.  vanlassie   Sep-24-11 10:59 PM   #34 
  - Go Garrison!  Fire Walk With Me   Sep-24-11 07:35 PM   #13 
  - This proud Minnesota LWer loves him. he is a national treasure.  Odin2005   Sep-24-11 08:19 PM   #20 
  - WOW.  Mimosa   Sep-24-11 08:26 PM   #23 
  - Minutes after he mentioned socialism, the station had technical difficulties and played some musAC.  Festivito   Sep-24-11 08:27 PM   #24 
  - K&R....if you can't love Garrison Keillor, who can you love?....n/t  unkachuck   Sep-24-11 08:54 PM   #29 
  - Garrison Keillor is a national treasure, AND a populist Democrat from way back.  northoftheborder   Sep-24-11 09:10 PM   #30 
  - K & R  orbitalman   Sep-25-11 01:04 AM   #37 
  - Listen to the show here  Dover   Sep-25-11 02:21 AM   #40 
  - I tend to hear the rebroadcasts on Sunday morning on the local npr station  Stumbler   Sep-25-11 05:42 AM   #43 
  - Love Garrison Keillor  MissDeeds   Sep-25-11 08:12 AM   #47 
  - We could use a GK here in Texas, too....  Doc Holliday   Sep-25-11 08:14 AM   #48 
  - You all have Jim Hightower, don't you ?  REACTIVATED IN CT   Sep-25-11 09:00 AM   #52 
  - Welcome to the DU.  Enthusiast   Sep-25-11 10:18 AM   #65 
  - You had one  PSzymeczek   Sep-25-11 08:15 PM   #85 
  - I missed the show last night but will definitely cacth  REACTIVATED IN CT   Sep-25-11 08:55 AM   #51 
  - Yes! God Bless Garrison! I heard that show on NPR yesterday evening and really enjoyed it. rop  tropicanarose   Sep-25-11 09:23 AM   #55 
  - I heard it  unionworks   Sep-25-11 09:26 AM   #56 
  - Go GK!  lupinella   Sep-25-11 02:14 PM   #72 
  - Here's the lyrics  nilram   Sep-25-11 02:25 PM   #74 
  - Thank you so much for posting these....I have been looking for them =)  tropicanarose   Sep-25-11 05:11 PM   #80 
     - The only lyric that I didn't like it that he mentioned the "Liberal Aristocracy" which is the rop  tropicanarose   Sep-25-11 06:23 PM   #83 
  - Yup. He's one of a kind that's for sure..... The good kind.  Harriety   Sep-25-11 04:38 PM   #77 
  - Here We Go!  colsohlibgal   Sep-25-11 04:42 PM   #78 
  - Just imagine my tea party dad was a big fan of his in the 80's  PatrynXX   Sep-25-11 05:09 PM   #79 
  - Sent this with the link to Garrison's Sept 24th show to my Repub Sister & Brother-in-law.  1776Forever   Sep-25-11 06:19 PM   #82 
  - Amen! God bless that man.  Divine Discontent   Sep-25-11 06:29 PM   #84 
  - btw  unionworks   Sep-25-11 10:57 PM   #87 

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