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British born and raised from a socialist background, now living in the USA and running my own small business after 15 years in a large multi national. I am a scientist and engineer and tend to view life though that prism.

Diaries published: 40 (668 days since last diary on Tue Jul 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 1942 (11 days since last comment on Mon May 11, 2015 at 08:32 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 435

Total Comment Ratings: 6805

Most Recommended Diary: A Perfect Storm:- Meltdown, 65 comments, 68 recommends

People Following Bloke: 7

Bloke's Most Recent Diaries:

The good news is that the NSA is finally having to answer to someone, the bad news is that they have called for a secret (at least the content is secret) lobbying event in the house of ...
by Bloke
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Jul 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Today in the NYT there is an interesting article called "Policy Making Billionaires". the premise is that the super rich are "donating" their money to drive policy in a specific direction. One ...
by Bloke
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Nov 26, 2011 at 07:52 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Citizens United have a bee in their collective bonnet about the United Nations. Long a republican punching bag, the UN is aparently "Anti American", I have found in certain circles that means "does ...
by Bloke
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Sep 09, 2011 at 06:13 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
I am anti-Catholic, I was not always anti-Catholic, I am married to an Irish Italian Catholic and we have raised 3 kids together who were all baptized, went to CCD and through confirmation with the ...
by Bloke
Comment Count 75 comments on Thu Dec 23, 2010 at 07:21 AM PST with 41 Recommends
Once again the king maker of the tea party is showing his true colors, its still about christian fundamentalism, always was always will be. Once again the idiot from South Carolina revisits old ...
by Bloke
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Oct 03, 2010 at 04:35 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Goldman Sach crashed the US/world economy. They performed this dispicable act through the sale or securitized derivatives designed to fail. Gambling to you and me, against a stacked deck, but good ...
by Bloke
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Jul 17, 2010 at 08:51 PM PDT with 6 Recommends

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