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Math professor Enjoys endurance sports (running, walking, swimming) and yoga http://blueollie.wordpress.com http://www.facebook.com/onanyes

Real Name: Ollie Nanyes

Gender: male

Location: peoria, Illinois

Occupation: math professor

Hobbies: endurance sports, politics, blogging, science

Home Page: http://blueollie.wordpress.com

Diaries published: 287 (249 days since last diary on Sat Sep 20, 2014 at 05:05 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 10173 (123 days since last comment on Sat Jan 24, 2015 at 03:08 PM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 4917

Total Comment Ratings: 31896

Most Recommended Diary: I'll turn on Obama and the D's too; just answer one question first, 847 comments, 540 recommends

People Following onanyes: 28

onanyes's Most Recent Diaries:

Back in 2012, then Rep. Bobby Schilling did some very dishonest campaigning. The classic was the "Illinois Democrat" ad he sent out on his behalf, under the guise of being a newspaper of some sort .
by onanyes
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Sep 20, 2014 at 05:05 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Yeah, I know: immigration reform was the issue. But this Horsey cartoon isn't too far off, is it? Expect the deadlock to get worse, not better. Republicans in the house need to worry about ...
by onanyes
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jun 10, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
I have not done enough research to make a conjecture as to why this data is as it is. But what I note is that, in some sense, general elections appear to be more predictable than they were a long ...
by onanyes
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Jun 08, 2014 at 06:06 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
This will be brief. I can recommend reading this article about the early United States versus the Barbary Pirates. Yes, we indeed paid tribute and ransoms . True: Thomas Jefferson spoke out ...
by onanyes
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jun 04, 2014 at 07:26 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
This is my brief review of President Carter's book: White House Diary. I can recommend the book, IF one is a political junkie. Note: it is not a comprehensive review of the time period, and it ...
by onanyes
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Jun 01, 2014 at 01:50 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I like college basketball, even though my team (Bradley Braves) hasn't been spending a lot of time playing in the post season lately. But I do follow the tournaments and I noticed that former ...
by onanyes
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Apr 09, 2014 at 09:43 AM PDT with 3 Recommends

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