ohomen171

My grand mother told me "son don't let the grass grow under your feet." I took these words to heart and have spent a life traveling six of the seven continents with great adventures everywhere. People describe me as interesting.

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Brasil's Ex-President Lula Is resisting Arrest-Get Ready For Violence!
by ohomen171 on 7 Apr 2018  3 comments, latest 21 hours ago
#lula Lula has taken shelter in a union hall outside of Sao Paulo and refused to be taken to prison.The Brasilian Federal Police are intimidated by the crowd that has...

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Trump And International Trade
by ohomen171 on 29 Jan 2017  2 comments, latest a day ago
Trump And International Trade I’m carefully observing what Donald Trump is doing about his campaign promises to stop foreign trading partners from taking advantage of us. He seems to focus...

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After 36 Years A Part Of My Life Comes Back To Me
by ohomen171 on 14 Feb 2019  4 comments, latest 2 days ago
After 36 Years A Part Of My Life Comes Back To Me In the Australia winter of 1982, I bought my then-wife Maria Chaiverini a special and a dear book...

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A Swiss Company Works To Pull Massive Amounts Of CO2 Out Of The Atmosphere (nytimes.com)
by ohomen171 on 13 Feb 2019  22 comments, latest 3 days ago
#removing CO2:https://www.nytimes.com/20

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Donald Trump's Misguided Trade Wars
by ohomen171 on 10 Jun 2018  27 comments, latest 4 days ago
#tradewarsI have over 35 years experience in international trade. Here are some things I know well as follows:1) I lived for 5 years in Brasil. When it comes to international...

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The Last Man Killed In Vietnam
by ohomen171 on 12 Jun 2018  2 comments, latest 4 days ago
# Vietnam WarThe Last Men Killed In Vietnam I have been honored to have Chris Alexander as a wonderful and beloved friend for 54 years. There are not enough good...

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More On The Head-On Collision Near My House Early Saturday Morning That KIlled Two People And Injured Three Others
by ohomen171 on 11 Feb 2019  Posted 6 days ago
#pacificaheadoncollision:It's a small world. In church Sunday a Brasilian man told me that the people killed and injured in the Toyota Prius involved in the head-on collision close to my...

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Two Dead And Three Seriously Injured After A Head-On Collision Involving A Drunk Driver Very Close To Our Home Here In Pacifica, California
by ohomen171 on 9 Feb 2019  3 comments, latest 7 days ago
#drunkdriversEarly this morning two people died and three were seriously injured in a head-on collision near our home. A mostly-likely drunk driver is responsible. Please if you drink get a...

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Loneliness: The Silent Killer
by ohomen171 on 5 Feb 2019  4 comments, latest 9 days ago
#lonelinessWORLDThe Silent KillerThings went downhill for Tomoki, a 29-year-old Japanese man, after he quit his job in 2015.He went to a job center to find new work. He also attended...

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Flying Off An Aircraft Carrier In The Caribbean
by ohomen171 on 27 Dec 2015  7 comments, latest 10 days ago
You are so lucky to be sailing on this beautiful sea with its calm green waters (unless a big storm hits.). From 1968 to 1969 I sailed on this sea...

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An Era Comes To An End
by ohomen171 on 5 Feb 2019  Posted 12 days ago
#EurekaValleyPestControlEureka Valley Pest Control has kept our house free of pests for almost a decade. The business was sold. An era comes to an end. James Carr, best of luck...

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Some Fascinating Statistics On Marijuana Consumers
by ohomen171 on 24 Jan 2019  5 comments, latest 24 days ago
#marijuanaconsumersMarijuana’s New Crop of Consumers, by the NumbersBy JILL COWAN Cannabis buds on plants at New Family Farm in Sebastopol.Cannabis buds on plants at New Family Farm in Sebastopol. Jim...

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A Worldwide Epidemic Of People Buying Guns
by ohomen171 on 24 Jan 2019  4 comments, latest 24 days ago
#gunownershipGUNSShots Heard Round the WorldBrazil leads the world in homicides.Newly elected President Jair Bolsonaro believes making it easier for Brazilians to own guns would help address the problem.Recently, he signed...

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President Trump-Take Note The Great Wall Of China Failed
by ohomen171 on 13 Jan 2019  41 comments, latest a month ago
# Great Wall of Chinahttps://gbtimes.com/failu

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China's Population Is Declining
by ohomen171 on 18 Jan 2019  6 comments, latest a month ago
#ChinapopulationCHINAPopulatio BustRemarkably, the world’s most populous nation might suffer from a personnel shortage in the coming years.As China struggles with an economic downturn and trade war with the United States,...

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The Human Toll Of The Government Shutdown
by ohomen171 on 13 Jan 2019  18 comments, latest a month ago
#governmentshutdownI am doing some careful thinking on the human cost of this record-breaking government shutdown. Some 800,000 Federal workers have been with pay for over three weeks. If we assume...

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A History Of US Government Shutdowns
by ohomen171 on 31 Dec 2018  Posted 2 months ago
#US Government Shutdowns All 21 Government Shutdowns in U.S. HistoryDuration and Year of Government ShutdownsU.S. Capitol Dome The dome of the U.S. Capitol is picture here in January 2011. In...

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Circling The Moon 50 Years Ago-A Momentous Moment
by ohomen171 on 21 Dec 2018  Posted 2 months ago
#apollo850 years ago I was a young man who had just turned 20. I had been married ten months. I was a young college student in the US Navy Reserve....

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The Incredible Power Of Canada's French-Speaking Minority
by ohomen171 on 13 Dec 2018  8 comments, latest 2 months ago
#French-speaking Canadians CANADACivility, OverratedMost Americans think of French-speaking Canadians as exclusive to the province of Quebec.But, in reality, Francophones live throughout Canada, especially in Ontario, where around 500,000 people speak...

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Get Ready For A Second Referendum On BREXIT
by ohomen171 on 16 Nov 2018  13 comments, latest 2 months ago
#brexitBRITAINA Difficult DivorceJust after she declared that her cabinet accepted a draft scheme for Britain’s exit of the European Union, British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing a revolt that...
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