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Retired from 30 years on Chrysler assembly line. BA Lincoln University, MA St. Johns College, Annapolis. Author "The Moon has been Eaten, Images from a Year on Easter Island"

Groups: Maryland Kos, ArtKos-Kossack Artists

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Diaries published: 15 (636 days since last diary on Tue Aug 06, 2013 at 12:48 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 641 (17 days since last comment on Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 09:22 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 484

Total Comment Ratings: 1012

Most Recommended Diary: On bitching about Obama vs the issues, 1147 comments, 350 recommends

People Following qua: 5

qua's Most Recent Diaries:

While putting together a photo-book of our girls growing up – something for their families for Christmas this year – I want to include something of a family tree, at least a pedigree. I wound up ...
by qua
Comment Count 142 comments on Tue Aug 06, 2013 at 12:48 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
Re: Gallop, Rasmusen, Fox, etc. and the Romentum narrative. I'm sure they have an outside hope that their narrative will be self fulfilling. After all, there is a bandwagon effect to appeal to. But ...
by qua
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Oct 29, 2012 at 07:57 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
I was updating (and trying to fully understand) my Facebook and LinkedIn pages (I have a book I'm trying to sell) and noticed that both President Obama and Mitt Romney have pages and "followers." ...
by qua
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Oct 07, 2012 at 03:26 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
The October issue of Smithsonian magazine features excerpts from a new book "Listening in: The Secret White House Recordings of John F Kennedy" edited by Ted Widmer, the article focusing on a ...
by qua
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Sep 24, 2012 at 07:31 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Today I reached my long-term goal – 165 pounds, my "55" year old weight. Haven't seen that in 12 years (yes, a spry 67). I topped out at 188, a good deal of it paunch – the old pull-the-shirt-...
by qua
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun Sep 23, 2012 at 08:04 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
OK, not much of a Diary. But it felt good. My wife and I have to be out of the country from next week until December. In 2008 the absentee voting procedure left us receiving our emailed ballots just ...
by qua
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Sep 21, 2012 at 01:37 PM PDT with 10 Recommends

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