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62 yrs. old. Advertising executive (own my own agency). Non-religious. Profoundly liberal.

Real Name: Tom

DOB: 1951

Gender: male

Occupation: Ad Exec, Photographer

Groups: Aviation & Pilots

Hobbies: guitarist, ex-pilot

Diaries published: 11 (386 days since last diary on Fri May 02, 2014 at 12:26 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 244 (51 days since last comment on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 02:43 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 433

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: A Boomer's Life, 115 comments, 147 recommends

People Following wyckoff: 17

wyckoff's Most Recent Diaries:

In the last (first) installment of this diary, I wrote about the most memorable people I met in aviation. In this installment, I will tell a couple of stories about flying itself; about the pure joy ...
by wyckoff
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri May 02, 2014 at 12:26 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
I am going to be 63 in June. I have run my own business ( Advertising ) for 26 years. About 10 years ago, I noticed that all my clients were now younger than I was.
by wyckoff
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 12:09 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
I was a pilot. I owned a plane. Those were the days. You become a pilot for a lot of reasons, not the least of which is "12 O'Clock High", at least if you are my age. I gave up flying about 18 ...
by wyckoff
Comment Count 39 comments on Mon Jan 20, 2014 at 02:19 PM PST with 63 Recommends
I want to add my experience with the ACA (Obamacare) to the long list of (eventually) satisfied and relieved citizens. Yesterday, I completed my application and as of January 1, I will be saving $...
by wyckoff
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Dec 13, 2013 at 09:01 AM PST with 29 Recommends
After almost 20 years earning my living (partly) by designing websites, I have some advice for fellow designers as well as (more importantly) for website owners looking to have a re-design done. ...
by wyckoff
Comment Count 145 comments on Thu Nov 07, 2013 at 09:18 AM PST with 51 Recommends
At 62, I have learned a lot. Unfortunately, about half of it is now useless. Sometimes I think I will spend my retirement at some sort of history theme park putting on live demonstrations of arcane ...
by wyckoff
Comment Count 48 comments on Wed Sep 11, 2013 at 02:00 PM PDT with 45 Recommends

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