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  1. Kitchen Table Kibitzing is a community series for those who wish to share part of the evening around a virtual kitchen table with readers of Daily Kos who aren’t throwing pies at one another. Drop by and tell us about your weather, your garden, or what you cooked for supper. Newcomers may notice that many who post diaries and comments in this series already know one another to some degree, but we welcome guests at our kitchen table, and hope to make some new friends as

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  2. We are 6 messages short for this quilt — I will keep this number updated.  Please help if you can.

    Rosebuddear is experiencing severe pain from an injury and it may be awhile before she can get an appointment at the VA for help.  The other day, the pain was so intense, so overwhelming, she called out to the community for emotional support. That is exactly what community quilts are for, emotional support for facing illness or other hardship from the community

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  3. We are 13 messages and $108 short for this quilt — I will keep these numbers updated.

    Our friend, Eclectablog, for some time has suffered from diverticulitis that put him in the hospital twice earlier this year and causes intense, debilitating pain while it is happening. He has been advised this is going to keep happening unless he has a major surgery.  His surgery is scheduled for next week — and Eclectablog will be off work, recovering, for six to eight weeks.

    Let’s make him the warmest, softest, most colorful get well card ever — a community quilt

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