I am a raging progressive and a writer. I received Bachelors degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Arts with a Secondary teaching certificate and a minor in Physics. I taught for about ten years, then did various jobs including welding,fabrication and traffic engineering, and am now retired.
I am interested in science, energy, the environment, and architecture.
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We are seeing that many of the Muslim extremists fighting with ISIS (or ISIL or IS) were recruited from the West. This freaks out security analysts, because these guys have passports and they...
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I imagine gay folk in the Bible Belt become despondent because they are treated as "Sinners", and sick aberrations. Fortunately the world is changing and we can honestly tell young gay people,...
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I have consistently opposed Nuclear Power even as many environmentalists moved toward Nukes, because they create less CO2. The reason I opposed them is that sixty years after the first commercial...
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Why should we feel guilty about eating meat? Some of us don't. Should wolves feel guilty about eating sheep? That is simply nature. People in this country are more queasy about eating some types...