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Tom Smith is a musician. He does mostly comedy, but will bring out some serious stuff now and again. He loves all of humanity unconditionally, although Dick Cheney is really pushing it.

Real Name: Tom Smith

Gender: Male

Location: Ypsilanti, MI, USA

Occupation: musician

Groups: Classical Music Fans, Electronic America: Progressives Film, music & Arts Group, DKOMA, Manga And Anime Fans At DailyKos, Motor City Kossacks, Shut Down the NRA, Repeal or Amend the Second Amendment (RASA), Sustainable Senior Living

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Diaries published: 42 (59 days since last diary on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 05:14 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 1936 (26 days since last comment on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 02:12 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 785

Total Comment Ratings: 2220

Most Recommended Diary: I Hate To Ask, But... I Could Use Some Help (w/Update x3), 165 comments, 230 recommends

People Following filkertom: 32

filkertom's Most Recent Diaries:

Forgive me for what is obviously a very sparse diary. A year and a half ago, I wrote a song and posted it here, and by necessity it came up in online conversation today, and I decided to republish ...
by filkertom
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 05:14 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Dude's getting blamed for everything else, why not? This is likely to be tweaked before finalized. As it stands, it's kind of a medley.
by filkertom
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Aug 21, 2014 at 01:28 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
I am very proud that the city of my birth, Detroit, MI, is the site of Netroots Nation 2014. And I hope everyone who attends has a safe journey and a productive, fun conference. I hope you don't ...
by filkertom
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 07:50 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
For some reason, I haven't seen much on dKos about a remarkable fellow named Jim Wright. He's a retired Navy Chief Warrant Officer who lives in Alaska, and his blog Stonekettle Station has recently ...
by filkertom
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2014 at 06:46 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
November 2, 2003. I was so frickin' fed up with the incessant BushCo stomping toward war, the jingoistic bullshit from the punditry, the lies from every-which-way... and I found a site, themed in ...
by filkertom
Comment Count 40 comments on Sun Nov 03, 2013 at 06:42 AM PST with 73 Recommends
Update, 24 March 2015: This morning, a Facebook friend basically pleaded with me to write a song to the tune of Jonathan Coulton 's "Tom Cruise Crazy". For those of you who don't know it, it goes ...
by filkertom
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Oct 18, 2013 at 07:42 AM PDT with 6 Recommends

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