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Former ad exec now a doctoral student at UW - Madison who grew up in a suburban Chicago Republican household and still has a few nightmares about that Nixon/Agnew bumper sticker on the family station wagon.

Real Name: Wilcox Dave

Twitter: @DaveWilcoxUW

Diaries published: 45 (1710 days since last diary on Sun Aug 29, 2010 at 08:56 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 3582 (35 days since last comment on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 06:39 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 710

Total Comment Ratings: 20131

Most Recommended Diary: Oh, right.  It's Pride Week., 118 comments, 91 recommends

People Following newfie53523: 2

newfie53523's Most Recent Diaries:

It's been called a lot of things... Beckapalooza. Glenn Beck's "I Have a Scheme" rally. The Fear and Loathing March on Washington. And, of course, Restoring Honor. FOX News dressed it up with a ...
by newfie53523
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Aug 29, 2010 at 08:56 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I first wrote this in 2007 for my own blog. I decided that it was worth a repeat if that's OK with you guys.
by newfie53523
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Sep 11, 2009 at 12:25 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
It's an easy pun for a complicated situation. What at face value, health care for everyone, seems like such a noble and moral thing has become the political cage match we all knew it would. (ever ...
by newfie53523
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Aug 25, 2009 at 10:48 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
As one who spent 25 years in the media planning and placement business, I understand that advertisers don't really buy specific programs for the most part. They package ad buys across several ...
by newfie53523
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Aug 13, 2009 at 10:22 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
To listen to the way Republicans and conservatives throw around the word "socialism," you would think that anyone with a social consciences (e.g. Democrats) all steeped in Marxism and want to take ...
by newfie53523
Comment Count 36 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2009 at 11:46 AM PST with 11 Recommends
As the economy continues to falter, more people are turning to food pantries to be able to keep meals on the table for their families and themselves. Today'...
by newfie53523
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Jan 05, 2009 at 01:38 PM PST with 36 Recommends

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