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Brit with connections to (blue-collar) US.

Location: Milton Keynes, UK

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Diaries published: 16 (248 days since last diary on Thu Sep 18, 2014 at 08:11 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 657 (1 day since last comment on Sat May 23, 2015 at 01:49 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 694

Total Comment Ratings: 572

Most Recommended Diary: Donald Trump stinks in Britain, 90 comments, 332 recommends

People Following saugatojas: 5

saugatojas's Most Recent Diaries:

Polls are open in Scotland for the referendum on independence. In accordance with standard British practice they are open 7am to 10pm (British Summer Time is in force, one hour ahead of GMT). it ...
by saugatojas
Comment Count 281 comments on Thu Sep 18, 2014 at 08:11 AM PDT with 195 Recommends
Looking at the destruction after Sandy and thinking about what needs to be rebuilt. An enormously complex ecosystem has been devastated. Not just the natural world but the human-made world, whoever ��
by saugatojas
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Nov 01, 2012 at 04:12 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
While Donald Trump gets ready to do whatever Birther skunks do to foul up decent people’s lives, he has been caught up in a renewed and continuing stink in Britain. The BBC has just broadcast the ...
by saugatojas
Comment Count 90 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2012 at 03:16 AM PDT with 332 Recommends
There are a number of British references in the Olympic opening ceremony that may not be immediately obvious to non-Britons. Perhaps some here might be interested in teasing out the wider connections�
by saugatojas
Comment Count 316 comments on Sat Jul 28, 2012 at 01:46 AM PDT with 160 Recommends
When the assembled bands play ‘Hail To The Chief’ for President Obama on Tuesday, there will be a small cultural irony linking this to the Ku Klux Klan. The music was originally a ...
by saugatojas
Comment Count 0 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2009 at 09:39 AM PST with 1 Recommend
I have a friend who’s uncle was, for many years, a very left-wing Labour MP in Britain. One of the people who would be insulted if you accused them of not being a Socialist. Very much not &...
by saugatojas
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2008 at 11:49 PM PST with 5 Recommends

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