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A former print journalist and newspaper editor, I turned to blogging in 2005 to take advantage of the growing power and influence of the Internet.

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Diaries published: 151 (877 days since last diary on Thu Dec 27, 2012 at 07:41 PM PST)

Comments posted: 486 (55 days since last comment on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 11:58 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 3813

Total Comment Ratings: 3451

Most Recommended Diary: New Warning of Domestic Terrorist Campaign By Right-Wing Extremists, 400 comments, 462 recommends

People Following SkeeterVT: 10

SkeeterVT's Most Recent Diaries:

The NRA's Absolutist Position on the Second Amendment Right to Bear Arms Ignores History: Fully Automatic Machine Guns Have Been Banned Since 1934 -- And the Supreme Court UPHELD the Ban in 1939. It'...
by SkeeterVT
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Dec 27, 2012 at 07:41 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Lost in all the hullaballoo about the so-called "individual mandate" in the health-care reform law is the fact that there has been an "individual mandate" for another type of insurance in place for ...
by SkeeterVT
Comment Count 38 comments on Tue Jan 03, 2012 at 07:41 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Site's Editor and Publisher Decides to Shut Down Amid Health Concerns After Months of Overwork, Fatigue and Insufficient Sleep Almost Lead to Potentially Fatal Car ...
by SkeeterVT
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Feb 15, 2011 at 01:34 PM PST with 6 Recommends
By Acquiring the Wildly Successful Online News Portal for $315 Million, Can the Internet Company Once Known as America Online Overcome Its Reputation for Making Bad Business Decisions -- From ...
by SkeeterVT
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Feb 08, 2011 at 09:08 AM PST with 11 Recommends
82-Year-Old Egyptian President, in TV Speech to Nation, Declares He Won't Run for a Sixth Term After 30 Years in Power, But Protesters Vow They Won't Give Up Until He Resigns -- and Obama ...
by SkeeterVT
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Feb 02, 2011 at 04:01 AM PST with 4 Recommends
While it Won't Publicly Call for Mubarak to Step Down After Nearly 30 Years in Power -- Yet -- White House Already is Making Preparations to Deal With a New Post-Mubarak Era in ...
by SkeeterVT
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Feb 01, 2011 at 02:52 AM PST with 5 Recommends

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