MyDD Roll Call

Let's see how many people we can get.

In the comments, please post your age, the city where you live, universities you have attended and your current occupation, and when you made your first comment on MyDD (might have to look at your own comment history to figure that out)

This is a nationwide Roll Call, so please recommend so all can see it and participate.

Tags: meta, MyDD, Roll Call (all tags)

Comments

66 Comments

Let me go first
Age: 23 years
Where I live: McLean, VA
Universities: University of Virginia
Current Occupation: Political Consulting (one of the good ones, and yes I read Crashing the Gates)
First Comment: 08/02/2005 10:49:13 PM EST
by Pitin 2006-04-07 04:03PM | 0 recs
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Age: 46
Home: Amherst and Gill MA
Attended: Amherst, Cambridge, MIT
Occupation: Professor
First Comment: 23 Aug 2005
by DaveMB 2006-04-07 04:54PM | 0 recs
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Age:  45
City:  Columbus, Ohio
Education:  Marshall University, Purdue University
Occupation:  Educational consultant
First comment:  August 2004, more or less
by KTinOhio 2006-04-07 05:00PM | 0 recs
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Age: 29
City: Chicago, Illinois
Education: Berkeley, University of Chicago, Harvard, UNAM (Mexico City), Humboldt (Berlin, Germany)
Occupation: Graduate Student
First comment: August 2005
by illinois062006 2006-04-07 05:35PM | 0 recs
Roll Call
Age: 40
City: Atlanta,Ga
U.S. Navy 10 year veteran
Occupation: QA Test Lead
First Comment: Sep 2005
by sndeak 2006-04-07 06:52PM | 0 recs
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Age 29
City: Chicago, IL
Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
First Comment: June, 2005
by mleflo2 2006-04-07 09:42PM | 0 recs
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Age: 20
City: Wilmington, DE
Occupation: Student
First Comment: 02/08/2005 10:29:17 AM EST
by Joshua Sperati 2006-04-08 01:34AM | 0 recs
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Age: 45
City: Boca Raton Florida
Occupation: Attorney
First Comment: 01/09/2005
by molly bloom 2006-04-08 06:47AM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call

I'm from Boca too!  

Age: 24
City: Boca Raton, Florida or campaign state du jour
Occupation: Staffer/Consultant
First Comment: no clue

by Tracy Joan 2006-04-08 03:22PM | 0 recs
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Age: 23
City: Knoxville, TN
Occupation: Grad Student
Universities: East TN State University, University of Tennessee
First Comment: May or June of '05 I believe
by schwompa 2006-04-08 08:53AM | 0 recs
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Age: 35
City: Los Angeles, CA
Occupation: Librarian
Universities: St. John Fisher College, UNC-Chapel Hill
First Comment: sometime in 2005
by shayera 2006-04-08 10:29AM | 0 recs
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Age: 26
City: Johnson City, TN
Occupation: Non-profit manager
Universities: Allegheny College, PA
First Comment: Not that long ago - I've been a lurker.  
by surfbird007 2006-04-08 10:31AM | 0 recs
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my permanent city of residence is Jonesboro.  What nonprofit do you manage?

by schwompa 2006-04-09 08:20AM | 0 recs
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Age: 19

City: Gainesville and Ocala, FL
Occupation: Student
University: University of Florida
First Comment: Summer of 2005

by gatordemocrat 2006-04-08 10:49AM | 0 recs
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Age: 28
Home: Philly, but I live in Brooklyn for now
Attended: Temple, Eugene Lang, Graduate Facutly @ the New School for Social Research
Occupation: Computer Geek Squad @ Parsons (a.k.a. Project Runway in the summers)
First Comment: 12/10/2004 under my old username "Reverend AlX"
by Alex Urevick 2006-04-08 11:13AM | 0 recs
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Age: 17
Home: New Milford, CT
University: American University in the fall
Occupation: Student
First Comment: October 14, 2004
by Max Friedman 2006-04-08 11:42AM | 0 recs
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lol...incoming freshman and that facebook.  ha ha ha

by kb54010 2006-04-09 07:51AM | 0 recs
Welcome to DC

You'll have a blast

by Pitin 2006-04-09 10:50AM | 0 recs
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Age: 18
Home: Gaithersburg, MD
University: Cornell University
Current Occupation: Student
First comment: 08/21/2005
by JRyan 2006-04-08 11:55AM | 0 recs
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Age:54
Home: Fairfield, NJ
University: Lafayette College (A.B.), Harvard University (M.B.A.)
Current Occupation: Business Consultant/ Planner
First Comment: October, 2004
by David Kowalski 2006-04-08 12:06PM | 0 recs
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Age: 21
Home: Pittsburgh, PA
University: Yale
Current Occupation: Student
First Comment: 12/05
by kilb 2006-04-08 12:09PM | 0 recs
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Age: 49
Home: Everett Wa
University: Berkeley 74-77, 81-87, 90-93
Occupation: County Planner - Building and Zoning
First comment 4.10.2004. Third comment: Sept.2004
(Comments come in spurts)
by Bruce Webb 2006-04-08 12:50PM | 0 recs
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As the son of a retired Planning Director, hello!

by v2aggie2 2006-04-09 08:40PM | 0 recs
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46
Washington, DC
Beloit College, Univ. of Wisconsin Law School (J.D.)
Used Book Dealer & Internet/Political Consulting Entrepreneur (a start up that doesn't pay the bills yet), ex-lobbyist
First Comment January 2005
by howardpark 2006-04-08 01:07PM | 0 recs
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What's the name of your company, and what do you guys do?

by Pitin 2006-04-09 10:50AM | 0 recs
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Hi:The Company is Trellon, www.trellon.com, shoot me an e-mail hpark@trellon.com & I'd love to talk to you about it.  

by howardpark 2006-04-09 11:10AM | 0 recs
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Age: 27
Home: San Francisco
University: Duke, UCSF (PhD - not finished yet)
Occupation: student
First comment: 1/04/2006
by Sarah R Carter 2006-04-08 01:09PM | 0 recs
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Age: 41
Home: IL-06
University: Arizona State (BA), Olivet Nazarene University (MA)
First comment: September 2004
by michael in chicago 2006-04-08 02:20PM | 0 recs
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Age: 27
Home: Durham, N.C.
Presently: Ph.D. Candidate - French Cultural Studies
Education: B.A., Wesleyan Univ., Middletown, Conn.; M.A., Duke Univ., Durham, N.C.
Frist Comment: 8 April 2006 (long-time lurker)
by qushner 2006-04-08 02:22PM | 0 recs
I went to Duke for undergrad (class of 2000)

What's it like in Durham and at Duke right now with the whole lacrosse team/rape case?

Sarah

by Sarah R Carter 2006-04-08 07:25PM | 0 recs
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Age: 34
Home: Kilgore, TX
Universities: UC Davis (BS 1994), Texas A&M(Masters 1997), UT Tyler (MBA in progress)
Occupation: Engineer
First comment:  Early 2005
by v2aggie2 2006-04-08 02:25PM | 0 recs
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Age: 17
Home: Brattleboro, VT
Education: Senior at the Compass School
Occupation: Student
First comment: 1/06
by liberalminded 2006-04-08 03:04PM | 0 recs
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Age: 20
Home: Burlington, VT
Education: First-semester senior @ University of Vermont
Occupation: Student/Tenter
First Comment: 6/23/04
by Reid 2006-04-09 08:21AM | 0 recs
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Age: 43 years
Where I live: Saint Paul, MN
Universities: University of Minnesota
Current Occupation: Park Ranger
First Comment: 12/23/2005
by Fridley 2006-04-08 06:53PM | 0 recs
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Age:49 years
Home:Lancaster, Tx
Occupation:manager
Education" BBA University of Texas
first comment 3/06
by blackmanredstate 2006-04-08 08:06PM | 0 recs
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Age: 20
Home: White Plains, NY (born in Osaka, Japan)
Attending: Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Occupation: Student (sophomore)
First Comment: 01/12/2005 02:06:31 PM EST
by PsiFighter37 2006-04-08 09:20PM | 0 recs
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Age: 25
Residence: Arianna Huffingtonwood, Los Angeles, CA
Universities: UCLA (undegrad), USC (MPP)
Occupation: Graduate student/intern
First Comment: January 2005
by risenmessiah 2006-04-08 09:23PM | 0 recs
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Age: 32 years
Where I live: Washington, DC
Universities: University of Utah, Connecticut College (B.A.), Wesleyan University, Georgetown University
Current Occupation: System Analyst/student
First Comment: January 2005
by DCFD Rudi 2006-04-08 10:16PM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call
Age: 47
Where I live: Cranford, NJ
Universities: Midwestern State University, TX; Mercy College, NY
Current Occupation: Househusband
First Comment: This one
by Taxmyth 2006-04-08 11:38PM | 0 recs
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Age: 28
Where I live: DC
University: Harvard
Current Occupation: Consultant
First comment: April, 2002
by Matt Stoller 2006-04-09 04:50AM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call

Thanks for chiming in.

Hope you liked the turkey.

by Pitin 2006-04-09 10:52AM | 0 recs
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age: 63

location:  germantown, ny

school:  yale

occupation:   educator

new visitor

by vinjegaard 2006-04-09 05:08AM | 0 recs
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Welcome!

by NvDem 2006-04-10 03:57AM | 0 recs
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Age 43
Location - Evanston, IL
School - University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee  BA in Political Science
Occupation - Software Development (go figure), currently unemployed.  
First comment - this one.  What do they say in radio - "long time listener, first time caller" ?
by maryfromabluestate 2006-04-09 05:57AM | 0 recs
Welcome, Mary

I grew up in Evanston, IL.  Lived there from 1981 to 1996, went to ETHS.

Sarah

by Sarah R Carter 2006-04-09 09:00AM | 0 recs
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age: 60
location: Arizona (near Scottsdale)
schools: Culver-Stockton College, Univ. of Miami
occupation: Retired Small Business Owner (Photography)
first comment: must have been lost in an upgrade... think it may have been in late 2003 or early 2004
by lezlie 2006-04-09 06:28AM | 0 recs
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Age: 31
Location: St Cloud Minnesota
University: Univeristy of Maryland (Go Terps!)
Occupation: Professor
First comment: 11/08/2004 (guess I was worked up about the election.)
by twomblyk 2006-04-09 06:49AM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call
Age: 35
Location: Arlington, VA
School: Univseristy of Virginia
Occupation: Educator
First Comment: 8/30/05 on Mark Warner and his questionable support for LGBT folks.
by daninvirginia 2006-04-09 07:31AM | 0 recs
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Age: 24
Location: Berkeley, CA
Education: UC Berkeley
First Comment: 08/07/2005
by Matt Lockshin 2006-04-09 09:28AM | 0 recs
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Age: 18
Education: High School Senior
Location: Orange Park (Jacksonville), FL
Employer: Target
First Comment: 10/20/2005 10:18:05 PM EST
by nibit25 2006-04-09 09:51AM | 0 recs
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Mark J Bowers
Rochester, NY
St. John Fisher College BA English 2001
St. John Fisher College MS International Studies 2006
St. John Fisher College MBA 2007

Student/Bartender

First comments in Spring 2004

by Mark J. Bowers 2006-04-09 10:02AM | 0 recs
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Age: 36

Location: Ardmore, PA (Philadelphia suburb)

Hometown: New York City

Education: University of Michigan, University of Chicago

Occupation: physician (neurologist)

First comments: November 2004 (God what a bleak, bleak time...)

by scottso 2006-04-09 10:41AM | 0 recs
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Age: 55
Location: SF Bay Area, CA
Education: Military, Jr. College (AS)
Occupation: Designer/Non-Degreed Engineer
First Comment: 08/24/2005
by Phill 2006-04-09 10:45AM | 0 recs
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Age 35  - Single
Turn-Ons: Separation of church and state, SciFi'sBSG, Anti-War protestors
Location: Florida (from CT)
Schools: Georgetown BA, Hawaii MA, Connecticut MD
Turn-Offs: Deficit spending, Ann Coulter, torture
Job: Emergency Medicine
First Comment: Oct 2004
by Winston Smith 2006-04-09 12:30PM | 0 recs
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Urs Lesse
Age: 32
Home: Aachen, GERMANY - never been to the USA
Universities: Marburg, Aachen, York (UK)
PES (www.pes.org) intern in Brussels, Belgium 2002
Political scientist (unemployed sigh)
First comment: July 2005
I virtually never comment, but have followed MyDD virtually ever since DFA 1.0 faltered. Followed DFA since February 2003.
by GermanDeaniac 2006-04-09 12:45PM | 0 recs
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Age: 18
Location: Houston, TX
Education: High School, to attend University of Wisconsin@Madison
Occupation: Student
First Comment: 07/27/2005
by KainIIIC 2006-04-09 12:56PM | 0 recs
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Age: 63
Location: Frostproof, FL
Education: Pepperdine
Occupation: male model (ret)
by bernardpliers 2006-04-09 03:16PM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call

Hi... am a MyDD poster...

Age: 32, Male
City: Los Angeles, CA
Occupation: Web Developer
University: UCLA
First Comment: 11/14/2004 01:18:51 AM PDT

by bedobe 2006-04-09 04:46PM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call
Age:41
City:Cheverly, MD
Occupation:First Career: US Navy (20 years)
           Second Career: Economist
University:Many but graduated from Old Dominion
by lisadawn82 2006-04-09 06:05PM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call
Age: 26 years
Where I live: Silver Spring, MD
Universities: University of Maryland, Johns Hopkins University
Current Occupation: Statistician/ Economic Analyst
First Comment: 08/31/2005
by wintersnowman 2006-04-09 06:42PM | 0 recs
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Age 36
Portland, OR
Education: Verde Vslley School HS, Ohio State BA, Lewis & Clark JD
Occupation: Attorney
First Comment- last week

P.S. Great to see Jerome  & Markos in Portland today. Typing a liitle slow after festivities at Lucky Lab

by Stumptown Dave 2006-04-09 06:49PM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call
Age: 19
Portland OR
Education: Reed College (History)
Occupation: Student
First comment: 02/19/2006 09:26:26 PM PST
by descartes 2006-04-09 09:03PM | 0 recs
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Age: 52
Reno, NV
Education: Arizona State (ASU), University of Nevada, Reno (UNR)
Occupation: Stagehand
First Comment: 4/24/04 (wow! that long already)
by NvDem 2006-04-10 04:04AM | 0 recs
Re: Let me go first

I went to the Washington International School (small private school in DC)

But grew up in a house about 1 mile from McLean High.

by Pitin 2006-04-10 06:21AM | 0 recs
Re: Let me go first

My brother is graduating from Gonzaga this year.

by JRyan 2006-04-10 06:04PM | 0 recs
Re: MyDD Roll Call
Age: Older than anyone else who's posted here so far
Cincinnati, OH (constituent of the infamous Jean Schmidt)
Ed: A women's college, BA; Univ. of KY, MSLS
Occ: retired
FC: 8/05 - during the Hackett/Schmidt race
by susie 2006-04-10 07:32PM | 0 recs

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