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I'm a web software engineer (everything after the submit button), and a music scorer - radio shows, films, etc. Contact me here, through my weblog

Home Page: http://politology.us/

Diaries published: 225 (730 days since last diary on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 01:10 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 6005 (580 days since last comment on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 05:13 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 3301

Total Comment Ratings: 9936

Most Recommended Diary: *Awesome* Cartoon Explains Public Plan, 341 comments, 1139 recommends

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tunesmith's Most Recent Diaries:

The Supreme Court was in the news today for deciding that it was constitutional to collect DNA via cheek swab from people under arrest. In 2009, Maryland collected cheek swab DNA from Alonzo King ...
by tunesmith
Comment Count 52 comments on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 01:10 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
This is a reworking and a reprint of an article I wrote in 2006, during our last round of battles regarding Social Security. It seems like a good time for some review. Here is exactly how the ...
by tunesmith
Comment Count 73 comments on Mon Aug 16, 2010 at 07:23 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Apparently the reconciliation bill was just released... here it is: PDF - and the public option is in it. (retracted - see below...) What am I missing here? ...
by tunesmith
Comment Count 70 comments on Sun Mar 14, 2010 at 08:11 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I'm seeing a weird meme that Dean has called for the bill to go down in defeat. It isn't true. Here's how the meme started. The Hill ...
by tunesmith
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Mar 08, 2010 at 10:16 PM PST with 15 Recommends
The latest example of asymmetrical temper tantrum is today's pilot who ...
by tunesmith
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Feb 18, 2010 at 01:23 PM PST with 2 Recommends
So, it looks like the House is saying they are ready to go if the Senate will do reconciliation. But meanwhile the Senate doesn't look so interested in touching the bill again. Doesn't it seem ...
by tunesmith
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Jan 26, 2010 at 07:57 PM PST with 2 Recommends

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