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Jim in AZ's Profile

A former teacher and administrator, Jim is now taking it a bit easier in life, working on his house in Scottsdale, doing occasional work as a web programmer and videographer, and mostly riding his bike day in and day out, trying to recapture his youth.

Home Page: http://homepage.mac.com/jimw

Diaries published: 19 (2357 days since last diary on Thu Dec 18, 2008 at 08:44 PM PST)

Comments posted: 39 (2405 days since last comment on Sat Nov 01, 2008 at 11:37 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 74

Total Comment Ratings: 56

Most Recommended Diary: I was almost disenfranchised today!, 29 comments, 22 recommends

People Following Jim in AZ: 0

Jim in AZ's Most Recent Diaries:

Tonight on Countdown, Keith Olbermann discussed Obama's invitation to Rick Warren to give the convocation at the inaugural. He had as his guest, John Harwood, CNBC's political correspondent. After ...
by Jim in AZ
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2008 at 08:44 PM PST with 2 Recommends
It's a mutation. Scientists in Germany have discovered that the inability to learn from one's mistakes can be linked to a genetic mutation. Most people tend to learn from their ...
by Jim in AZ
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Dec 08, 2007 at 05:20 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Usually I vote early ballot, but in today's school district override election, I chose to test the voter ID laws here in Arizona. Because of that, I almost didn't get to vote. In the Grand Canyon ...
by Jim in AZ
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2007 at 04:05 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Hegemony | hi-ˈje-mə-nē, -ˈge-; ˈhe-jə-ˌmō-nē | noun 1 : ...
by Jim in AZ
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Oct 11, 2007 at 08:56 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
How long will it be before the bedrock of the Republic Party, the fundamentalist Christians, begin demonstrating against Mitt Romney? Here in Arizona, it's a long-standing tradition ...
by Jim in AZ
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Apr 07, 2007 at 12:32 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Well, I tried to watch CNBC this morning, but it just burned me up (again) and I had to turn it off. What was today's top story on Squawk Box, just before signing off?
by Jim in AZ
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Jan 18, 2007 at 07:23 AM PST with 7 Recommends

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