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DOB: A long time ago

Location: Woodstock Nation

Occupation: Donut-hole inspector

Groups: Anti-Capitalist Meetup, ClassWarfare Newsletter: WallStreet VS Working Class Global Occupy movement

Hobbies: Ambling; Perusing

Diaries published: 113 (76 days since last diary on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 06:29 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 8045 (2 days since last comment on Mon May 25, 2015 at 08:18 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 3267

Total Comment Ratings: 22537

Most Recommended Diary: Fear among the Republican base, 543 comments, 755 recommends

People Following slatsg: 50

slatsg's Most Recent Diaries:

It appears the the Republicans may have finally over-extended themselves. Their actions over the last few weeks have gone way beyond anything a sane person would regard as civil discourse and ...
by slatsg
Comment Count 360 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 06:29 AM PDT with 99 Recommends
Back in the late 1990s I wrote for a small town monthly newspaper. This past weekend my son was reading one of my columns and commented that all I had to do is change a few names and the column ...
by slatsg
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2015 at 06:17 AM PST with 4 Recommends
During the Civil War, General Grant is alleged to have said regarding General Lee, "Oh, I am heartily tired of hearing about what Lee is going to do. Some of you always seem to think he is suddenly ...
by slatsg
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2014 at 05:16 PM PST with 7 Recommends
A famous quote from Paul Weyrich gives the Republican attitude on voting and democracy. "I don't want everybody to vote. Elections are not won by a majority of people, they never have been from the ...
by slatsg
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Nov 06, 2014 at 10:41 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Let me state right up front that I agree with those who believe that the Democrats continued embrace of neo-liberal domestic policies and neo-conservative foreign policies are contributing to their "...
by slatsg
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Nov 06, 2014 at 08:43 AM PST with 11 Recommends
You remember Ken Langone, the founder of Home Depot, who compared those who spoke of income inequality to Nazis. (To be fair he also went Godwin on Rand Paul and Ted Cruz.) Langone is back in the ...
by slatsg
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Sep 02, 2014 at 09:16 AM PDT with 7 Recommends

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