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Diaries published: 18 (1397 days since last diary on Thu Jul 07, 2011 at 06:41 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 798 (1385 days since last comment on Tue Jul 19, 2011 at 08:35 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 211

Total Comment Ratings: 1729

Most Recommended Diary: Observations re Afghanistan by a trip wire Viet Vet, 30 comments, 25 recommends

People Following El Tomaso: 4

El Tomaso's Most Recent Diaries:

At what point did we abandon our feeling of connectiveness and embrace the all about me syndrome? I'm a baby boomer. I grew up in less than ideal economic circumstances. Would you believe that ...
by El Tomaso
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Apr 24, 2011 at 02:31 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Gads. I'm a Vietnam vet...been there, done that, bought the T-shirt...who sees the similarities between our ill-advised asian vacation and the travesty of Afghanistan. Perhaps it is only privy to ...
by El Tomaso
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Dec 17, 2010 at 04:49 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Damn. I am such a wreck. Here I am a spat upon...figuratively speaking...Vietnam vet in my 6th. decade who is resigned to raling against the staus quo. I very honestly would be quite happy to ...
by El Tomaso
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Dec 06, 2010 at 04:37 PM PST with 6 Recommends
I speak as a parent of two successful, homeschooled adult children...one gained her Doctorate in physical therapy at age 24 and the other is a federal law enforcement official working upon his ...
by El Tomaso
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Sep 27, 2010 at 08:40 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
As an official old fart, gullible, old man who has had such profound...and numbing...experiences of things like war in Vietnam, Bush II, alcohol, impending dementia, etc., I wring my hands and wipe ...
by El Tomaso
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Aug 21, 2010 at 12:53 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
As a Vietnam vet...disabled at that,although who among us really gives a shit...I have vaguely followed the exploits of Richard Blumenthal. He's a Dem,I'm a Dem. He would get my vote if I lived in ...
by El Tomaso
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun May 23, 2010 at 11:48 AM PDT with 7 Recommends

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