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Ex Cold - War vet looking for the America I lost. Professional maintenance mechanic in manufacturing. I followed all the retiring WWII vets. I miss them.

DOB: 01/02/1963

Gender: Male

Location: NY

Occupation: Maintenance Mechanic

Diaries published: 41 (664 days since last diary on Mon Jul 29, 2013 at 05:20 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 130 (664 days since last comment on Mon Jul 29, 2013 at 05:20 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 659

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: 23 hours driving, to see the shame., 57 comments, 121 recommends

People Following Millrat: 14

Millrat's Most Recent Diaries:

A year in FL now. 29th anniversary with Mrs Millrat yesterday. Still don't own the the home we live in, but still plugging away at the goal. Here is a brief snapshot of life in this crazy place..... ...
by Millrat
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Jul 29, 2013 at 05:20 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
I was in NY when Travon Martin was killed. and I smelled a rat then. I've been in FLA 1 year tomorrow, and I know he got away with murder. I listen every day to the police scanner, and they deal ...
by Millrat
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Jul 15, 2013 at 08:38 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Still hiding out in the hotel, the money promised from the previous employer evaporated. I'll let the lawyers deal with it. I went and made an offer on a log cabin on 10 acres of boar infested, ...
by Millrat
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2012 at 04:47 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
The Millrats made it! We are starting week 4 in FL. 2 weeks after putting out calls for a job, I found a new one, and needed to be here within three weeks. Have you ever packed everything you own in ...
by Millrat
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Aug 06, 2012 at 05:22 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
For those that don't know, I'm a news and political junkie. I follow multiple news sources every night. I heard the SCOTUS ruling today, and was somewhat relieved. I have a 22 year old son who is ...
by Millrat
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2012 at 07:55 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
For those that know, I'm looking to relocate to Florida. I've hit some snags along the trail, and as always have some observations to share. I started my job experience as a paperboy at age 12. I ...
by Millrat
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jun 12, 2012 at 07:11 PM PDT with 7 Recommends

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