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Engineer - entrepreneur who has worked on sustainable transport issues worldwide. I'm proud to have contributed to phasing out leaded gasoline in six countries (including the U.S.)

Diaries published: 6 (556 days since last diary on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 11:24 AM PST)

Comments posted: 242 (421 days since last comment on Thu Apr 03, 2014 at 12:57 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 78

Total Comment Ratings: 847

Most Recommended Diary: Actually, its a pretty good bill, 143 comments, 36 recommends

People Following Diesel Kitty: 3

Diesel Kitty's Most Recent Diaries:

This diary started as a comment to this one , which talks about how Democrats could benefit from positive ads dramatizing the benefits of Obamacare. That's certainly a great idea for building up ...
by Diesel Kitty
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 11:24 AM PST with 9 Recommends
The usually-reliable Talking Points Memo is reporting that Majority Leader Reid has agreed on a "compromise" with Senate Minority Leader McConnell that would allow the Republicans to continue ...
by Diesel Kitty
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Jan 24, 2013 at 01:26 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Finally got around to filling out my absentee ballot, and couldn't stomach the thought of casting my primary vote for Feinstein. Surely there must be a better alternative than a 79-year-old ...
by Diesel Kitty
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Jun 03, 2012 at 09:59 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
With the passage of the health care bill hanging by a thread, the purity trolls are posting diary after diary saying, in effect, "this bill sucks, but we should pass it anyway". In the process, ...
by Diesel Kitty
Comment Count 143 comments on Sat Mar 20, 2010 at 02:58 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
The comment threads to diaries like this one are full of people raving, whining, and frantically ...
by Diesel Kitty
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Dec 17, 2009 at 10:04 PM PST with 10 Recommends
Looks like the Rethuglican politics of fear are losing their appeal in the heartland. Today's USA today has a full page ad on the back of the business section ...
by Diesel Kitty
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu May 01, 2008 at 09:15 PM PDT with 6 Recommends

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