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early 60's male, RC, one son in military, one a teacher. Campaigned for Nixon in 1960 (my skeleton in the closet)

Diaries published: 14 (1650 days since last diary on Mon Oct 25, 2010 at 05:57 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 2021 (1512 days since last comment on Sun Mar 13, 2011 at 07:03 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 213

Total Comment Ratings: 1613

Most Recommended Diary: My Son: The Soldier He's Home, 63 comments, 131 recommends

People Following JAPA21: 4

JAPA21's Most Recent Diaries:

So, I was considering what to write in my letter to the editor of the Daily Herald, the largest paper in the Chicago suburbs. They hadn't printed the one I sent about Kirk boasting about telling ...
by JAPA21
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Oct 25, 2010 at 05:57 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
I know just about everybody here already realizes that, even if many of us wish it had gone further with more money devoted to actual job creation than there was. But let's face it, over and over ...
by JAPA21
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Oct 18, 2010 at 08:44 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
It is pretty much a given that a political party cannot win an election unless its base turns out. That doesn't mean if the base turns out it will win, but if the base doesn't, the party is almost ...
by JAPA21
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Oct 01, 2010 at 11:31 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
There has been a lot of talk today about threats to those Dems who voted for the health insurance reform bill, and rightfully so. Where you are not hearing any voices of concern coming from is the ...
by JAPA21
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Mar 24, 2010 at 06:22 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
I haven't posted a diary here in years, nor have I commented very often of late, but I think, from the perspective of progressives there are many reasons why a public option (since single-payer isn'...
by JAPA21
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Oct 20, 2009 at 07:16 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
by JAPA21
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jan 09, 2006 at 07:21 AM PST with 4 Recommends

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