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I encourage a higher level of political dialogue by discussing the beliefs which motivate our political, cultural, and energy supply debates. I maintain two blogs at www.richardturcotte.com; I blog about Peak Oil at www.PeakOilMatters.com

Home Page: http://richardturcotte.com/

Twitter: @richturcotte

Diaries published: 60 (110 days since last diary on Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 05:25 AM PST)

Comments posted: 98 (110 days since last comment on Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 05:25 AM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 251

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Geology Is Unimpressed, 50 comments, 77 recommends

People Following richturc125: 3

richturc125's Most Recent Diaries:

Several months ago, in another of his excellent efforts, Terrance Heath examined recent legislative efforts by certain increasingly-reprehensible factions of the Republican Party to make innocent ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 05:25 AM PST with 2 Recommends
This seems like a series of fairly simple questions: If one is advocating for an issue but must resort to deceit if not outright lying to persuade others, what does that say about the merits of ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Dec 11, 2014 at 05:25 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Several months ago, more than two dozen United States Senators held an all-night vigil and speech-making about climate change. Their efforts focused on the urgent need for an appropriate ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 05:25 AM PST with 1 Recommend
A few months ago, Bob Cesca offered an interesting article entitled Debunking the Top 10 Most Egregious Republican Lies . It was a litany of the same, tired nonsense viewed from a multitude of ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2014 at 05:25 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Nowadays the members of one tribe (calling themselves liberals, progressives, and Democrats) hold sharply different views and values than the members of the other (conservatives, Tea Partiers, and ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 05:25 AM PST with 0 Recommends
The prospect that one’s empirical arguments will be shown to be false creates the identity-threatening risk for her that she or others will come to form the belief that her group is deluded and, ...
by richturc125
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Nov 06, 2014 at 05:25 AM PST with 0 Recommends

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