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Work is for people who don't know how to fish.

Groups: Hirono for Senate

Diaries published: 38 (68 days since last diary on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 12:54 PM PST)

Comments posted: 342 (8 days since last comment on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 09:34 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 2184

Total Comment Ratings: 53

Most Recommended Diary: Polls are all tracking a dead fish, 98 comments, 424 recommends

People Following tharu1: 25

tharu1's Most Recent Diaries:

Eugenie Clark (May 4, 1922 – February 25, 2015), often called, The shark lady, was an American marine biologist known for her research on sharks using scuba based techniques. She died a few days ...
by tharu1
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 12:54 PM PST with 23 Recommends
All politics is local (Byron Price / Tip O'Neill ~1932) I imagine if I lived in Florida or Iowa, I would think that the midterm elections were a national tragedy... But here is the situation from ...
by tharu1
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Nov 10, 2014 at 07:39 PM PST with 4 Recommends
I first ventured into the Central Pacific Ocean tuna fisheries in 1991 as a National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration /"NOAA"/ biological technician (GS5-I was 28 years old), that year ...
by tharu1
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Sep 25, 2014 at 07:49 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
As a white male returned Peace Corps volunteer (Nepal 1987-1989), I dealt with issues of isolation, malnutrition, privacy, loneliness, and harassment... My future wife (left) with a fellow PC Nepal ...
by tharu1
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon May 19, 2014 at 07:49 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Once you give something away it forges a new path for itself. Today, I gave this Washburn mandolin to a colleague that I do not know so well --- I played this instrument for about 20 years (...
by tharu1
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 07:57 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Last week, my wife did something that shocked, surprised, and gruntled me. After 22 years of sponsoring children through World Vision (WV), she cancelled all of our sponsorships. During the good and ...
by tharu1
Comment Count 134 comments on Mon Apr 07, 2014 at 08:10 PM PDT with 234 Recommends

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