# Bernie Sanders

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I don't get back here often but I want you to know you have my respect and gratitude for your contributions to DU.

I don't know how you do it but I'm glad you do.

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#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### bahrbearian

(13,466 posts)#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### beam me up scottie

(57,349 posts)This is an awesome group and that's because of you, Donkees!

#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### beam me up scottie

(57,349 posts)You're like an oasis, by the time we get here we're exhausted.

#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### beam me up scottie

(57,349 posts)But my boyfriend doesn't think we need more animals, we already have two horses, two dogs and several cats. I'm like so what's one or two more?

Did you know farmers use donkeys to keep predators away from their livestock? Nothing scares a coyote more than a pissed off donkey.

#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### beam me up scottie

(57,349 posts)They're very vocal, one of our neighbors has a herd of donkeys, you should hear them when he pulls up with feed, it's hilarious.

Another friend has a donkey named Clyde who steals things, every time he works on something Clyde makes off with his hand tools and he curses "GODDAMNIT CLYDE!"

#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### beam me up scottie

(57,349 posts)#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### disillusioned73

(2,872 posts)DU has become inundated with haters & folks that wish to divide and keep the party from returing to it's core principles... Donkees just keeps the facts flowing..

Bravo!!!

#### LongTomH

(8,636 posts)#### dae

(3,396 posts)for keeping this a safe haven.

#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### dae

(3,396 posts)I'll be keeping an eye on Hurricans Irma as projections putting it in the gulf are increasing.

#### Autumn

(45,858 posts)#### Autumn

(45,858 posts)Last edited Thu Aug 31, 2017, 05:29 PM - Edit history (2)

If not for her our group would blow away. Donkees

#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### Autumn

(45,858 posts)Thank you, you do so much and you are keeping this place going .

#### Nanjeanne

(5,398 posts)#### Rhiannon12866

(218,380 posts)This has been an often thankless job here - so it's long past time to show appreciation and heartfelt thanks for all you do every single day!

#### LongTomH

(8,636 posts)#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)taken off course or discouraged by those who hate. Thank you **all** very much for your kind words and for being part of this family

Sharing a favorite video:

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#### JudyM

(29,491 posts)Thanks a million times over, Donkees

Bern on!!!

#### Donkees

(32,275 posts)#### Hell Hath No Fury

(16,327 posts)It's a tough job and I am thankful you do it.