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MugWumpBlues's Profile

Business school degree; Santa Monica based attorney. Volunteer Jurist/mediator. Chess player, reader, sports fan. German Irish Jew; baptized Catholic; occasional Catholic attendee till 5; then a stint at Mormon school.

Groups: Readers and Book Lovers, Shamrock American Kossacks, Los Angeles Kossacks

Hobbies: chess, reading, sports

Diaries published: 57 (155 days since last diary on Mon Dec 01, 2014 at 01:24 PM PST)

Comments posted: 778 (109 days since last comment on Fri Jan 16, 2015 at 12:55 PM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 814

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Mostly Forgotten History: What's a Mugwump, 47 comments, 95 recommends

People Following MugWumpBlues: 26

MugWumpBlues's Most Recent Diaries:

On December 1, 1988 a group of woman went to an old wall located in ancient Jerusalem. They wanted to pray wearing certain clothes with certain books. This was daring. People are killed for ...
by MugWumpBlues
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Dec 01, 2014 at 01:24 PM PST with 6 Recommends
When the Catholic Church’s Inquisition came to Spain in the 15th Century, they gave people of the Muslim or Jewish religions a simple choice: Give up their Muslim or Jewish religion or die; ...
by MugWumpBlues
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Nov 08, 2014 at 06:02 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Ghosts, spirits and specters. Do they exist? In 1674, the philosopher Spinosa, a fierce foe of superstition and its misuse in human societies, received a letter from Hugo Boxel, a ...
by MugWumpBlues
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 01:11 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Hey everybody-- Follow up to a kosmail to the group which I'm not sure anyone noticed. We had five people who had time to volunteer. One for Brownley; 4 for Solario. I will be volunteering for ...
by MugWumpBlues
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Oct 09, 2014 at 04:55 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
LA Kossacks- Someone more informed than I suggested two California races which appear close, one on the North of the LA border and one straddling the South LA\OC border. North, we have Julia ...
by MugWumpBlues
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2014 at 09:12 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
New Englander Mary Baker Eddy founded the still flourishing religion Christian Science. Her 1875 book Science and Health argues that human sickness is an illusion, correctable by prayer ...
by MugWumpBlues
Comment Count 55 comments on Sun Aug 24, 2014 at 07:33 PM PDT with 45 Recommends

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