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Diaries published: 11 (573 days since last diary on Sun Oct 27, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 411 (293 days since last comment on Sun Aug 03, 2014 at 08:14 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 765

Total Comment Ratings: 1602

Most Recommended Diary: Why We Should Care About Richard III, 315 comments, 372 recommends

People Following Jorybu: 19

Jorybu's Most Recent Diaries:

The Ride of the Valkyrs John Charles Dollman - 1909 *hat tip to Badjuh for the correction* Through most of the cultures throughout history, little is mentioned of the roles of women in society, ...
by Jorybu
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Oct 27, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT with 77 Recommends
Gamla Uppsala ca. 1934 Photo by Oscar Bladh Ok, first I must admit something to you all. I have been obsessed with History Channel’s Vikings series since it first aired. Like most shows that ...
by Jorybu
Comment Count 78 comments on Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 04:00 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
The surprise announcement by the Holy See this morning, left me stumped on the historical significance of a pope resigning. I know there had been popes who had given up the office prior to ...
by Jorybu
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 10:43 AM PST with 18 Recommends
As someone who has always been in love with History, I was fascinated by the archaeological discovery, and subsequent confirmation of the remains of Richard III. It probably consumed far more of my ...
by Jorybu
Comment Count 315 comments on Mon Feb 04, 2013 at 08:56 PM PST with 372 Recommends
In his speech at The Villages yesterday, Paul Ryan attacked the President’s Medicare plan, while trying to convince seniors that his own plan was the solution to save Medicare. In doing so, he ...
by Jorybu
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Aug 19, 2012 at 03:42 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Politics isn't just about ideas, or having the right idea. It is about how you frame those ideas, and sell it to the American people. Today, in Central Florida, Paul Ryan gave a speech to a ...
by Jorybu
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Aug 18, 2012 at 08:26 PM PDT with 16 Recommends

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