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Diaries published: 12 (435 days since last diary on Sat Feb 22, 2014 at 09:27 AM PST)

Comments posted: 304 (105 days since last comment on Sun Jan 18, 2015 at 09:09 AM PST)

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Most Recommended Diary: Nate Silver's data sourcing leaves me speechless, 121 comments, 227 recommends

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simple serf's Most Recent Diaries:

We've heard the statement “Elections Have Consequences” from both political parties. The Democrats embraced this mantra in 2008 and 2012, while Republicans shouted it from mountain tops in 2010. ...
by simple serf
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Feb 22, 2014 at 09:27 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Once again I’m hearing CEO’s say that “if they ran their business like the Government, they'd be out of business.” I agree with that statement. The Government is not a business, never has ...
by simple serf
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat Nov 23, 2013 at 11:21 AM PST with 28 Recommends
I have seen a lot of misleading statements regarding Social Security’s (SS) financial health and future. To help educate myself, I decided to take a journey through the nuts and bolts of the ...
by simple serf
Comment Count 75 comments on Sat Feb 02, 2013 at 11:40 AM PST with 84 Recommends
I saw a link the other day to Nate Silvers [538 Bloghttp://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/01/16/what-is-driving-growth-in-government-spending/#more-38257], the Title was “What Is Driving ...
by simple serf
Comment Count 121 comments on Sat Jan 19, 2013 at 11:09 AM PST with 227 Recommends
Did everyone know we are already three months into 2013? Oh sorry, I mean Fiscal Year 2013. For the federal government the FY-13 began on October 1, 2012, and ends on September 30, 2013. Given that ...
by simple serf
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jan 09, 2013 at 05:45 AM PST with 4 Recommends
I wanted to do a follow up on military spending with a question… Why is everyone so afraid of cutting defense? We (the US) spend more on Defense than the rest of the world combined. These ...
by simple serf
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat Jan 05, 2013 at 12:24 PM PST with 13 Recommends

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