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Curious about life since day 1; self-employed computerist since 1977; currently Burning Man Regional Contact and President, Board of Directors, Transformus LLC. Still searching for that tidbit of truth and knowledge to be found here and there.

Groups: DKos Asheville

Diaries published: 20 (72 days since last diary on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 01:11 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 150 (17 days since last comment on Sat May 09, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 438

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: That snow was fake! Fake I tell you! Gummit Conspiracy!, 118 comments, 99 recommends

People Following Treats: 4

Treats's Most Recent Diaries:

Long ago in the grey mists of time, I was a True Believer. So let me tell you a story about how I learned the facts of political life. No names will be named. But sadly, this is all so very true.
by Treats
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 01:11 PM PDT with 85 Recommends
That's all they want to do. I have connections to some Republicans, some extreme and not so extreme. I was interested in their reactions to the Bibi speech. "He really stuck it to Obama!" was the ...
by Treats
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2015 at 02:03 PM PST with 14 Recommends
I'm not young any more. If you subtract a quarter century from the number that's my age, that's about how old I feel. My health is still quite good. But when I look in the mirror it's a reminder ...
by Treats
Comment Count 74 comments on Wed Feb 18, 2015 at 11:12 AM PST with 57 Recommends
In 1972 when I was newly 18 I had my first vote to cast. I gave my election virginity to Richard Nixon. Like too many of us it wasn't as pleasant an experience as I would have hoped. Part of the ...
by Treats
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Dec 21, 2014 at 11:12 AM PST with 49 Recommends
When I grew up, it was seemingly in a world of scarcity. The world was full of hungry people and we were lucky to be able to eat. I could see for myself the pitiful shantytowns near the highways ...
by Treats
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2014 at 09:54 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Here we go again. It happens at least every week, sometimes every other day. A social conservative says something that we on the left find obnoxiously bigoted and/or ignorant (usually both) and we ...
by Treats
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 11:03 AM PDT with 17 Recommends

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