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Polkitd, NM, and dbus-daemon are ravaging my cpu and battery

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – http://i.imgur.com/htMcH.png Above is a link to a screen cap of the consistantly top offenders of my system. Even after all updates have been applied, and a complete reboot, these three services are almost immediately taking 36% polkitd, 36% dbus-daemon, and 12% NetworkManager with vary little fluxuation from the screen cap. Not only is this keeping my poor CPU pegged, but it's likely the cause for the abysmal battery life I have even after upgrading to an SSD. Sometimes Polkitd will consume over 1GB of RAM! After the computer has been left on for a few days. This is confirmed on two compute (HowTos)