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Groups: Eyes on Egypt and the Region

Diaries published: 32 (797 days since last diary on Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 10:30 AM PST)

Comments posted: 1940 (685 days since last comment on Mon Jun 17, 2013 at 03:38 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 508

Total Comment Ratings: 3964

Most Recommended Diary: Liveblog #114 - Libyan revolution - The empire strikes back, 208 comments, 96 recommends

People Following frenchman: 27

frenchman's Most Recent Diaries:

First let me say to a lot of people, I'm sorry if I got taken in. I thought that once the protesters got to Green Square, that would be it. That's how it was talked up throughout, that Green Square ...
by frenchman
Comment Count 208 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 05:14 PM PST with 96 Recommends
Protest and revolt in Libya, Bahrain and Yemen continue to develop. Things took a hopeful turn in Bahrain as troops were withdrawn from the capital, and protesters re-occupied the Pearl roundabout. ...
by frenchman
Comment Count 262 comments on Sat Feb 19, 2011 at 09:57 AM PST with 78 Recommends
The latest news from Libya is surprising. As happened in Egypt - though maybe it doesn't mean the same thing - security forces have been withdrawn from a number of cities and protesters have taken ...
by frenchman
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Feb 18, 2011 at 03:30 PM PST with 20 Recommends
I stop my account on January 31 (for reasons which I will briefly discuss below), so the title really should be "History of the Egyptian Revolution on Facebook - the early days"
by frenchman
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Feb 17, 2011 at 11:32 AM PST with 6 Recommends
During 2005 and 2006, I wrote economic diaries because I became convinced that what was then called the "housing slump" would indeed balloon into an unmanageable problem. In my research I was ...
by frenchman
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Sep 22, 2008 at 06:43 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Below is a diary about...pandering. Or how I think Obama should change the way he uses TV. It is extremely long. If you want to read it all, copy and paste it into a document, please, rather than ...
by frenchman
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Sep 15, 2008 at 12:58 PM PDT with 1 Recommend

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