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Omaha Steve

(99,517 posts)
Sun Oct 23, 2022, 07:36 AM Oct 2022

This is my post # 90,000! [View all]




It took almost 18 years for me to get to this point. (Member since: Tue Nov 9, 2004, 05:03 PM)

It has been a lot of fun. There have been a few surgeries that slowed me down. Three shoulder and two hand.

Speaking of health, I continue to use trazadone for my Frontotemporal Degeneration. In December of 2013 I was told I have FTD and probably had two years of quality life left. FTD is the most common form of dementia for people under age 60. I'll be 66 in January. Each FTD patient time line is different. I'm one of the fortunate ones.

I'm most proud of three things. I started the Labor Group that was later named after me. I'm not as active there since I retired. Raising over 2.4 million dollars for President Biden is another source of pride. I continue to be a host on the DU.

Because of my FTD, odds are I won't be here 18 years from now. That doesn't mean I won't try. I've made a few mistakes here because of my FTD. I'm Sorry.

The DU is the first thing I do in the morning after I take the dogs out. It is usually about the last thing I do at night.

I love this place and it shows.

Peace.

Omaha Steve A.K.A. OS

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This is my post # 90,000! [View all] Omaha Steve Oct 2022 OP
Thank you for all your contributions - you are a warrior and an inspiration to me. ☮ walkingman Oct 2022 #1
Congrats! 2naSalit Oct 2022 #2
You're one of the people I always read. Biophilic Oct 2022 #3
You personify DU and the good things that can happen here. rubbersole Oct 2022 #4
Congrats On The Milestone! ProfessorGAC Oct 2022 #5
Congratulations, OS! gademocrat7 Oct 2022 #6
❤️ underpants Oct 2022 #7
Congratulations! Glad you are fighting and still posting. livetohike Oct 2022 #8
THANK YOU OS!!! FalloutShelter Oct 2022 #9
Wow, congrats! You are a favorite poster of mine. I read all of them. secondwind Oct 2022 #10
Congratulations. sinkingfeeling Oct 2022 #11
Congrats on that milestone! BumRushDaShow Oct 2022 #12
Congratulations and thanks for all you do here on DU Docreed2003 Oct 2022 #13
Omaha Steve! I always read your posts. bronxiteforever Oct 2022 #14
Way to go. A bazillion thank yous. twodogsbarking Oct 2022 #15
No one else on DU does as much for this site as you Steve. panader0 Oct 2022 #16
Congrats! samplegirl Oct 2022 #17
You da man! berniesandersmittens Oct 2022 #18
We love having you be part of the community, personally speaking anyway. lark Oct 2022 #19
An apex of my time on D.U. was a positive response I received from Omaha Steve 3Hotdogs Oct 2022 #20
Your being here has made a difference liberal N proud Oct 2022 #21
Thanks for all you do, fellow 2004'er! You rock! Tommymac Oct 2022 #22
K & R...and congrats! You are a valued member of our community... Wounded Bear Oct 2022 #23
Congratulations and felicitations to a great patriot Tender hopper Oct 2022 #24
Hugggggs and congratulations. You truly are one of the brightest lights here niyad Oct 2022 #25
Congrats, OS! SheltieLover Oct 2022 #26
I have only been here a few years, but I have seen the good things you do and the information you dameatball Oct 2022 #27
You are the first person who really inspired me to run. duhneece Oct 2022 #28
Congrats on 90,000 and thank you for your enlightening posts, OS judesedit Oct 2022 #29
Congrats kind sir! AmBlue Oct 2022 #30
Very prolific and engaging DU member. Fla Dem Oct 2022 #31
Great post. And great contributions. All the best OS! Evolve Dammit Oct 2022 #32
Thank You for being here...And Thank You for all the work you do for us. Stuart G Oct 2022 #33
Congratulations, Steve, and thanks for everything you do here! highplainsdem Oct 2022 #34
You are an inspiration! MyMission Oct 2022 #35
Congratulations on 90,000! pandr32 Oct 2022 #36
we love you back!! markie Oct 2022 #37
Thanks for all that you do here, OS! Niagara Oct 2022 #38
Congratulations, Omaha Steve! crickets Oct 2022 #39
Congratulations, Omaha Steve, and thanks for your inspiration. TdeV Oct 2022 #40
Congratulations LetMyPeopleVote Oct 2022 #41
I demand a recount. Hermit-The-Prog Oct 2022 #42
Congratulations Omaha Steve FakeNoose Oct 2022 #43
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