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Founding Director of Sprint PCS. Started the first wireline phone business over cable television. Formed the Gaines Family Foundation in 1998 and have given over $3 million to charity and $5 million to social enterprises.

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Diaries published: 17 (163 days since last diary on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 07:19 AM PST)

Comments posted: 91 (163 days since last comment on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 07:19 AM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 486

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: One Person’s View From His 1% Perch, 196 comments, 205 recommends

People Following AZ Desert Rat: 18

AZ Desert Rat's Most Recent Diaries:

It appears I have a very strange illness. It afflicts me as I travel further south, and is especially bad in my adopted home of Arizona. I moved there seven years ago for health reasons related to ...
by AZ Desert Rat
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 07:19 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Please Sign The Change.Org Petition To Get The Government To Release Research. What is the government not sharing with you? What if there were a perfectly safe, very effective treatment for ...
by AZ Desert Rat
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 07:12 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
On show tonight at the half hour, Rachel shows clip of reporter asking Gov does he "drink" the poisoned water in the state, he answers he "uses it". The rich will live on bottled water and flush ...
by AZ Desert Rat
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Feb 05, 2014 at 07:17 PM PST with 5 Recommends
I am seriously mentally ill. Seriously mentally ill people constitute only a small percentage of the population and is a designation reserved for the worst illnesses. The definitions differ, but ...
by AZ Desert Rat
Comment Count 47 comments on Fri Jan 03, 2014 at 05:04 AM PST with 89 Recommends
Will Everyone Please Wake Up And Smell The Fumes ??
by AZ Desert Rat
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat Aug 03, 2013 at 10:45 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Another couple of tragic and preventable deaths in the news and more importantly in the lives of friends and family who will forever lose their loved ones. When are we going to do something about it -
by AZ Desert Rat
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Jun 06, 2013 at 05:47 PM PDT with 2 Recommends

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