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Grew up in SD, educated in MN, VT, and Austria. Lived/worked in Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Oman, where I still reside.

Home Page: http://members.tripod.com/vvwilliams

Diaries published: 7 (1018 days since last diary on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 02:31 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 1137 (12 days since last comment on Sun May 10, 2015 at 10:01 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 60

Total Comment Ratings: 618

Most Recommended Diary: Siberian Wild Fires, 14 comments, 32 recommends

People Following GulfExpat: 4

GulfExpat's Most Recent Diaries:

This will not be long -- and certainly not scholarly -- but there has been so little coverage of these fires, which are on a scale that dwarfs those in Colorado, that I felt someone ought to draw ...
by GulfExpat
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 02:31 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
While the dregs of right-wingnuttery over at Free Republic, I spotted a call for freepers. It seems the North Dakota Senate has passed legislation allowing a teenage girl to go to a doctor without ...
by GulfExpat
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Jan 24, 2007 at 11:39 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Over the three-plus years I’ve been a member of this community, I’ve seen Kossacks come to the aid of a good number of people in need. Well, the granddaughter of a first cousin of mine (...
by GulfExpat
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Dec 02, 2006 at 07:34 AM PST with 4 Recommends
by GulfExpat
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Nov 15, 2006 at 03:06 PM PST with 5 Recommends
by GulfExpat
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Oct 11, 2005 at 01:43 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
by GulfExpat
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Oct 01, 2005 at 03:25 AM PDT with 2 Recommends

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