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Fat middle-aged nerdy left-wing pinko trombonist math computer geek Canadian, living and working in the US since 2008.I support the New Democratic Party of Canada (ndp.ca). US Democrats are too far right for me, and the GOP is entirely unfathomable.

Diaries published: 4 (248 days since last diary on Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 03:35 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 54 (73 days since last comment on Wed Feb 18, 2015 at 08:55 PM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 30

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Dammit, Mork! Why now? Why you?, 9 comments, 22 recommends

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Robert Slaven's Most Recent Diaries:

Fifty-one years ago today, about a month before I was born, Martin Luther King Jr. stood in front of the Lincoln Memorial, and told us all about his dream: YouTube link for this speech I have ...
by Robert Slaven
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 03:35 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
I know he suffered from depression ... maybe similar to how I suffer from depression. I know he was battling addiction, and whatever demons lurked behind it ... maybe similar to how I suffer from ...
by Robert Slaven
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Aug 11, 2014 at 05:49 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Some poor schmuck on Reddit left a comment in a discussion about Basic Income and this story about the the Pew Research political findings a few weeks ago, which highlighted the finding that 'More ...
by Robert Slaven
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Aug 11, 2014 at 03:57 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Yes, I was a morbid kid. Even though the last hangings in my Canadian homeland were probably a week or two before I was conceived, I've always had a great interest in capital punishment. Where it ...
by Robert Slaven
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2014 at 02:45 PM PDT with 3 Recommends

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