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SF Kossack. Recently retired as director of public relations for The California Maritime Academy. Now focusing on photography/videography. Visit my website at

Groups: Readers and Book Lovers, SFKossacks, Pittsburgh Area Kossacks

Diaries published: 176 (21 days since last diary on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 02:44 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 4497 (1 day since last comment on Wed May 06, 2015 at 10:25 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 5211

Total Comment Ratings: 16037

Most Recommended Diary: Pelosi Spells Out First 100 HOURS after Dems Take Control, 517 comments, 446 recommends

People Following dweb8231: 42

dweb8231's Most Recent Diaries:

As my Kos signature has said for most of my increasingly lengthy membership in this esteemed venue: Free markets would be a great idea, if markets were actually free. And I always love to step ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 02:44 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
The New York Times reports this morning that NY City Comptroller Scott Stringer is charging Wall Street with savaging the city's pension fund returns through a system of fees that drained profits ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 07:35 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
In a lead article published late yesterday, headlined How a powerful rightwing lobby is plotting to stop minimum wage hikes Britain's Guardian newspaper (hello American media???) reports that the ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 45 comments on Sat Feb 21, 2015 at 04:35 AM PST with 51 Recommends
OK is a Sunday afternoon and colder than a door handle at the dry ice factory, so time for a little fun quiz: You're watchin' your Toobz and you hear a politician saying something ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Feb 15, 2015 at 01:35 PM PST with 2 Recommends
The NY Times reports on the 2015 exercise in GOP madness known as the Iowa Caucuses. The fact that their prime promoter is Iowa Congressman Steve King, is a good indicator of just how seriously ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2015 at 07:50 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Remember 2008? Massive debt in the form of failed mortgages and packages of debt so convoluted that parts of Wall Street were selling them and then betting against them at the same time? ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jan 12, 2015 at 10:13 AM PST with 3 Recommends

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