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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In the good old days, Banks actually lent money to help homeowners and small businesses, and the stock market was a way to invest in your favorite stocks. But now banks find that it is more...
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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...