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Akron, Ohio. Kent State University, 1970; B.A. Anthropology. Founder: DEVO - the de-evolution band. Mid-East Correspondent, Rolling Stock Magazine: Damascus, Syria.

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Diaries published: 105 (21 days since last diary on Tue May 05, 2015 at 08:53 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 24378 (1 day since last comment on Mon May 25, 2015 at 03:41 PM PDT)

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bobdevo's Most Recent Diaries:

Going to Kent on May 4th is always bittersweet. Yesterday was eerily reminiscent of May 4, 1970. The same lilac bushes blooming along Lilac Lane; the broad space of the Commons and the slope up to ...
by bobdevo
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 08:53 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Patrick Smith at Salon and Seymour Hersch at London Review of Books , take on our carefully managed understanding of what's been going on in Syria.
by bobdevo
Comment Count 126 comments on Fri Apr 11, 2014 at 05:09 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Sun rising early in the lowering east rosy light cold comfort against the polar wind sweeping fifty miles of icy lake No green leek or yellow daffodil breaking the soundless white, brightening hat ...
by bobdevo
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 05:29 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Jon Stewart, who has not been above making mostly mild fun at President Obama's expense, took off the kid gloves last night and laid into the history of both Bush and Obama administrations tortured ...
by bobdevo
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 04:23 AM PST with 19 Recommends
There were two troubling stories in the news yesterday. One is now somewhat less troubling because Chuck Schumer recused himself from anti-trust oversight of the Comcast/Time Warner merger (but ...
by bobdevo
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Feb 18, 2014 at 07:11 AM PST with 21 Recommends
OMG & WTF???? Yesterday, Wikileaks published the secret negotiated draft text for the entire TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) Intellectual Property Rights Chapter. “If instituted, the TPP’s ...
by bobdevo
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu Nov 14, 2013 at 04:43 AM PST with 142 Recommends

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