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3 shelties who love to herd sheep. Hokie fan & anyone playing UVA ;-) Historian doing contracting work in NOVA. Was always in trouble with the nun who taught government because I wasn't afraid to tell her the truth about Reagan.

Groups: Virginia Kos

Diaries published: 28 (223 days since last diary on Thu Oct 16, 2014 at 04:27 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 7050 (2 days since last comment on Sun May 24, 2015 at 08:30 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 446

Total Comment Ratings: 23866

Most Recommended Diary: Fairfax teen upset by "Beloved" reading assignment, mom cluches pearls while calling for book ban, 287 comments, 146 recommends

People Following akeitz: 5

akeitz's Most Recent Diaries:

It was a traffic nightmare for many in Washington, DC this morning as a result of protesters on horses and mule wagons. No really this is NOT The Onion. It really happened without a scintilla of ...
by akeitz
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2014 at 04:27 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
It begins with a headline in the running for " Understatement of the Year " Under new ownership, WJLA-TV takes a slight turn to the right Longtime DC residents have grown up watching the power ...
by akeitz
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 05:02 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I don't know who is worse, professor Ryan D. Enos of Harvard for claiming that demographic changes will drive liberal whites to the GOP out of racism or the editor of The Washington Post's Outlook ...
by akeitz
Comment Count 133 comments on Sun Mar 10, 2013 at 10:32 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
I live in Northern Virginia, you know the sensible blue state portion of VA, but that didn't stop me from having an ARGH moment as I sipped my coffee and read The Washington Post Thursday morning: ...
by akeitz
Comment Count 287 comments on Sat Feb 09, 2013 at 12:07 PM PST with 146 Recommends
AP is reporting that Arlen Spector his passed away according to his son Shanin: Longtime GOP Senate moderate Arlen Specter dies I respect Senator Spector for the lines he would not cross but at the ...
by akeitz
Comment Count 53 comments on Sun Oct 14, 2012 at 10:14 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Okay I'll be the first to say this issue is not of earth shattering importance, there's far greater issues we are dealing with, I sure hope all the Keystone State voters can vote and all the folks ...
by akeitz
Comment Count 132 comments on Sat Aug 18, 2012 at 10:19 AM PDT with 48 Recommends

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