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Daily Kos Community Quilts Project

Community Quilts are a way of sharing care, compassion and support for community members who are facing illness or other hardships.
  1. It will be 4 years ago this July that I first became aware that my father was experiencing mental confusion. We talked on the phone at length because I was writing that night’s KTK, and I required his utmost attention and time. I know he enjoyed spending the afternoon on the phone with me, and then later reading what came out of our discussion.

    As I had been asking him many questions about his childhood and the era of the Civil Rights Movement,

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  2. There is a magical place in central California — a cat shelter that also rescues dogs.  It is called The Cat House on the Kings. More than 700 cats are in residence at this time, many waiting for a forever home.  Check out the videos below — you will be blown away by the scale and organization of this shelter founded out of compassion for the four-legged creatures in need of love and care.  Would you like to contribute toward a group gift of Pootie Pads and catnip toys for this remarkable organization? These could be used

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  3. Operculum picked the purrfect name for our rather abstract Spring catnip toy — the Purrmuda Triangle.  With fluttery ribbons and a jawbreaker sized wad of premium, organic catnip inside, cats have really taken to these.  Do they find altered consciousness inside the mysterious triangle?  Maybe!  But mostly it is a lot of fun.

    We are including one of these toys with each and every $35 purchase of Pootie Pads.  Or buy a set of four Purrmuda Triangles and get a fifth one free!

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