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/b></p></td><td style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal>top 10 Mood Pilot Questions<o:p></o:p></p></td></tr><tr><td nowrap valign=top style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><b>Date: <o:p></o:p></b></p></td><td style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal>Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:31:14 -0500<o:p></o:p></p></td></tr><tr><td nowrap valign=top style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><b>From: <o:p></o:p></b></p></td><td style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal>Andrew Richardson <a href="mailto:andrewmrichardson@gmail.com">&lt;andrewmrichardson@gmail.com&gt;</a><o:p></o:p></p></td></tr><tr><td nowrap valign=top style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><b>To: <o:p></o:p></b></p></td><td style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal>Michael Lamport Commons <a href="mailto:Commons@tiac.net">&lt;Commons@tiac.net&gt;</a><o:p></o:p></p></td></tr></table><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><br><br><br clear=all>Thanks,<br><br>Andrew Michael Richardson<br>Senior Researcher<br>Dare Institute<br>234 Huron Avenue<br>Cambridge, MA 02138<br><br>812-391-2227 Office<br>617-491-5270 Facsimile<br><br><a href="mailto:AndrewMRichardson@gmail.com" target="_blank">AndrewMRichardson@gmail.com</a><br><a href="http://DareAssociation.org" target="_blank">http://DareAssociation.org</a><o:p></o:p></p></div></body></html>