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Born in 1967 in Glasgow, Scotland, I moved to the US in 1979. Attended San Jose State University. Married with a wife and two amazing little boys.

Diaries published: 14 (2082 days since last diary on Sat Aug 22, 2009 at 03:14 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 317 (503 days since last comment on Tue Dec 17, 2013 at 04:26 PM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 184

Total Comment Ratings: 510

Most Recommended Diary: Karl Rove Describes Meeting with Grand Jury as "Hell", 83 comments, 35 recommends

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pleon1967's Most Recent Diaries:

I thought I'd share a few thoughts from someone who has lived on both sides of the National Healthcare divide. As a frame of reference, I was born with a cleft palate in Glasgow, Scotland in 1967, ...
by pleon1967
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Aug 22, 2009 at 03:14 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
A few of you may have read previous posts I have made regarding my two young sons. I am a 41 year old white man who 15 years ago married a beautiful, intelligent black woman who changed my life. ...
by pleon1967
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2009 at 09:37 PM PST with 23 Recommends
It's been an exciting week for me. Last October, I moved back to Denver from the San Francisco Bay Area. I did so to give my two small boys a better chance at a quality education and to provide a ...
by pleon1967
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Aug 27, 2008 at 11:04 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Today was a special day for me. I got up this morning, and played with my kids. A few of you have read my diaries and know that they are two beautiful, mixed race kids that shine in every moment ...
by pleon1967
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2008 at 09:25 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
A few of you may remember some personal diaries I've posted over the last couple years. I'm not one of the big guns on this site, and I don't have the time to pull in and collate many of the stats ...
by pleon1967
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Mar 11, 2008 at 09:13 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
My how things have changed in the last 5 days. My story begins on last Thursday night as I watched Barack Obama's victory speech after his win in Iowa. While I was thoroughly moved by what Obama ...
by pleon1967
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jan 09, 2008 at 12:06 AM PST with 8 Recommends

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