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Vincenzo Giambatista's Profile

Diaries published: 52 (2242 days since last diary on Sat Mar 14, 2009 at 05:09 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 1208 (2252 days since last comment on Wed Mar 04, 2009 at 09:56 PM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 211

Total Comment Ratings: 1590

Most Recommended Diary: Renewing my New Yorker subscription, 159 comments, 19 recommends

People Following Vincenzo Giambatista: 4

Vincenzo Giambatista's Most Recent Diaries:

"Fuck you," you say? Let's not forget that your average employee is worth less to the company than they're paid. The ones who get laid off especially so.
by Vincenzo Giambatista
Comment Count 52 comments on Sat Mar 14, 2009 at 05:09 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
A young friend of mine, a graduate student, (we'll call her J to protect the innocent) finds herself in the unfortunate position of living in rather downscale housing. I've often heard stories about ...
by Vincenzo Giambatista
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2009 at 05:46 PM PST with 3 Recommends
February 12th. A fine day. One I remember well. I remember, reviewing a bit of Dostoyevsky for the lecture that afternoon, that I opened my window to get a whiff of the uncharacteristically warm ...
by Vincenzo Giambatista
Comment Count 53 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2009 at 08:37 PM PST with 0 Recommends
If you'll allow me a brief diary, I simply want to pose a question. In view of the, shall we say, "full-throated" support given by this site and its readers to John Edwards' heroic primary campaign, ...
by Vincenzo Giambatista
Comment Count 153 comments on Sun Feb 15, 2009 at 04:37 PM PST with 3 Recommends
I don't normally talk much about my maid, Consuela, but she's been with me a long time. Some five or six years now, I think. Being a rather young individual who left industry to pursue the pensive ...
by Vincenzo Giambatista
Comment Count 154 comments on Thu Jan 22, 2009 at 07:16 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Strike while the iron is hot, folks. Bush is already out of office, so if there were ever a time when those spineless losers in congress could be induced to finally do the right thing, it's now.
by Vincenzo Giambatista
Comment Count 55 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2009 at 03:23 PM PST with 6 Recommends

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