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Joanne Dixon


Colorado Springs, CO, USA
female, age 70
Speaks: really just speak English, have studied Latin, classical Greek, German
Joined Jan 4, 2012

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These two cartoons are separated by fourteen years of time - and many thousand miles of space - and besides that, by absolutely nothing.

Cartoon:  What if physical health issues were treated like mental health issues?

From "Here's How to Copwatch" in The Nation

(Infographic:  Tracy Loeffelholz Dunn)

Credit: Minnesota artist Dan McCall, who was charged with copyright infringement for creating it and has JUST WON HIS CASE !!!!!   2/21/14

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Joined Jan 4, 2012 Activist Aspirations Casual 
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Groups BloodyOlympics, Care2 Feedback and Suggestions, Truth, Politics, and Life
Hometown Colorado Springs, CO 
Birthday Aug 01, 1945  
Languages really just speak English, have studied Latin, classical Greek, German  
About Me Renaissance Woman
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Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Eating Habits avoiding food allergies  
Wild Fact About Me Ha! Too many to pick just one.
My Philosophy
What Gives Me Hope
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by See my video.
What/who changed my life and why
What Bugs Me  
What Scares Me privatization of anything, corruption, the religious right, climate change deniers, ALEC  
Role Models Christopher and Regina Catrambone, Hailey Fort, Edith Cavell, Wendy Davis, Placido Domingo, Malala Yousafzai, Kirsten Gillibrand, Paul Krugman, Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren  
Quotation President Obama has not, unfortunately, done nearly as much as F.D.R. to earn the hatred of the undeserving rich. But he has done more than many progressives give him credit for, and like F.D.R., both he and progressives in general should welcome that hatred, because it's a sign that they're doing something right. - Paul Krugman, NYTimes, 1/26/14
also: "Patriotism is not enough, I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone." - Edith Cavell
also: "I've come to view Jesus in much the same way I've come to view Elvis - I love the guy; the fan clubs scare me." -- John Fugelsang
Music pretty much any opera, chamber music, symphonies  
Movies I can't go to movie theaters because of, my food allergies especially corn, The popcorn fumes give me multi-day-long, cluster headaches  
TV Shows History Detectives, Great Performances at the Met  
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Can't Live Without  
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    Feb 7, 2016 8:15 PM

    Carrie B. (314)

    Jan 7, 2016 9:27 AM

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    I appreciate you touching in with me concerning Rocky and the lovely chosen comments for me. He was indeed, my Earth Angel that came at the time of a need. We both needed the love of the other......

    Dec 26, 2015 12:28 PM

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    Another year behind and done. Now to relax and enjoy.......

    Dec 25, 2015 3:00 PM

    Lynn S. (235)


    Merry Christmas and Peace on Earth!

    Dec 24, 2015 4:04 PM

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    Dec 10, 2015 6:32 PM

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    Dec 7, 2015 8:17 AM

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    Please Help Now Or Any Time Throughout The Year
    Running Strong - CoFounder Billy Mills Olympic Gold Native
    One Spirit
    Friends of Pine Ridge
    American Indian Relief Council
    How true on cartoons

    Nov 26, 2015 3:49 AM

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    Carrie B. (314)
    Autumn / Fall
    Autumn / Fall

    Nov 2, 2015 3:07 PM

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    Oct 29, 2015 12:51 PM

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    Final Halloween Video for This Year.....Have A Spooky One
    Oct 28, 2015 6:56 AM

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    Oct 26, 2015 11:20 AM

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    Oct 23, 2015 8:53 PM

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    Vincent Price 1911 -1933 Known for his acting in many horror films. Alice Cooper 1948 now considered today's Mr Halloween is singer songwriter musician
    Oct 21, 2015 6:41 AM

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    Bela Lugosi Hungarian American Actor born Oct. 20,1882 - 1956 This time each year I get a bit silly. We kind of go all out here in the USA with Halloween. One of my favorite times of the year. lol Bear with my yearly submissions or perhaps you might even enjoy too.
    Oct 19, 2015 10:44 PM

    Judy C. (105)

    Thank you so much for the birthday card, Joanne!

    Oct 10, 2015 4:11 PM

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