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Fiftysomething civil engineer, retired from the City of Chicago, with my lovely wife Calamity Jean, and our cat Moishe. Working towards our farm in/beyond July, 2010!

Groups: WYFP?, Chicago Kossacks, Indianapolis Kossacks, moranbetterDemocrats, The KETI Program, DK Employability Group

Diaries published: 23 (98 days since last diary on Sat Feb 14, 2015 at 05:00 PM PST)

Comments posted: 63798 (0 days since last comment on Sat May 23, 2015 at 11:20 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 672

Total Comment Ratings: 94972

Most Recommended Diary: Snow Kiddin'!, 106 comments, 59 recommends

People Following JeffW: 110

JeffW's Most Recent Diaries:

Cute couple, aren't we? This was snapped at dcnw's wedding back in 1980, and our own relationship was just getting started. Today might have been our wedding anniversary, except Calamity Jean ...
by JeffW
Comment Count 72 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2015 at 05:00 PM PST with 36 Recommends
It's been snowing here in Chicago since about 11 PM. last night, and weather.com seems to imply the snow will taper off by 11 PM. tonight, possibly ending by 1 or 2 AM. A couple of hours ago ...
by JeffW
Comment Count 106 comments on Sun Feb 01, 2015 at 06:25 PM PST with 59 Recommends
Considering how bad bastrop's new year started, with a trip to the ER, I'm declaring this a WYFP Open Thread. But first: WYFP is our community's Saturday evening gathering to talk about our problems,
by JeffW
Comment Count 79 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2015 at 05:19 PM PST with 39 Recommends
Well, no word from either tonight's scheduled diarist, or my backup. so let's just get started: WYFP is our community's Saturday evening gathering to talk about our problems, empathize with one ...
by JeffW
Comment Count 108 comments on Sat Nov 22, 2014 at 05:21 PM PST with 37 Recommends
Ok, maybe we all don't feel like giving thanks today, considering the outcome of Election Day, but I'd like to see one person get thanked in the next two years, constantly and sarcastically. Mitch ...
by JeffW
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Nov 09, 2014 at 04:35 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Ok, not so much of a new rule, a-la Bill Maher, as some changes since I have taken on being the scheduler for WYFP. And I was afraid I might not be here this evening to host WYFP. But first: WYFP ...
by JeffW
Comment Count 56 comments on Sat Nov 01, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 28 Recommends

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