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Retired geology professor, still researching and publishing.

Real Name: Jim

Gender: male

Location: CT

Occupation: retired

Diaries published: 51 (979 days since last diary on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 12:15 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 864 (897 days since last comment on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 12:19 PM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 605

Total Comment Ratings: 2342

Most Recommended Diary: Montana Wolf Hunt Destroys Yellowstone Study, 221 comments, 186 recommends

People Following CT yanqui: 6

CT yanqui's Most Recent Diaries:

In a recent report published by the journal Nature, European researchers demonstrated some alarming findings about one GM crop. Critics have been vicious and vociferous, but few are toxicologists, ...
by CT yanqui
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 12:15 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
The 2190 date is snarky because I believe that a small number of these reforms will take that long. I will be long gone, but I can dream, can't I? Comments and suggestions are encouraged and ...
by CT yanqui
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Sep 16, 2012 at 01:55 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
I posted this on 5 Oct http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/09/05/1128090/-LTE-about-9-11?showAll=yes but I was struck by an Op-Ed in the NY Times a week later. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/11/...
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Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 04:43 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
I get angry when I see 9/11 being treated as a celebration, a holiday. It is neither. Those attacks represented a catastrophic defeat for the US. Our “Department of Defense” did not defend us ...
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Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Sep 05, 2012 at 12:03 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
My comment on dcampbell’s post http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/06/26/1103409/-The-2012-elections-tragic-choices insulted my fellow Kossacks twice, and I have to apologize for it. What I ...
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Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Jun 29, 2012 at 12:23 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
This diary was triggered by a question someone raised about the number of Irish in police departments, and the clergy. I knew the issue was tied to the Irish potato famine, which ran from 1846 ...
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Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 03:18 PM PDT with 14 Recommends

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