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52583 speaks for me! Dawkins is to atheism as Rand is to personal responsibility. Russia Today=FoxNews, Seralini=Wakefield.

Real Name: 52583

DOB: Gen X/Millenial Cusp

Gender: cis male

Location: Salusa Secundus, Pennsylvania

Occupation: transportation

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Hobbies: writing, geophysics, cartography, science, reality, gardening, assorted misanthropy

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Twitter: shortstack81

Diaries published: 181 (23 days since last diary on Fri May 01, 2015 at 06:00 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 57399 (3 days since last comment on Fri May 22, 2015 at 12:55 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 13996

Total Comment Ratings: 278623

Most Recommended Diary: Update on Florida teen arrested for doing science while Black, 268 comments, 549 recommends

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terrypinder's Most Recent Diaries:

Now that the USGS has preliminary come up with a way to quantify the short term hazard of potentially induced earthquakes it’s important to know what these maps are and mean.
by terrypinder
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 06:00 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
For the last year, I and several others have covered the rise in seismicity in Oklahoma and Kansas . The earthquakes in these two states, coupled with earthquakes in Texas, Colorado, and Ohio, ...
by terrypinder
Comment Count 107 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 03:20 PM PDT with 192 Recommends
Before we go any further, please note that the title above is snark. And below? There will be more snark. oh and there will be profanity, lots of it, i just feel I better put that up front, above ...
by terrypinder
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 07:25 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
I was tasked to write a far more comprehensive piece about Amtrak and the recent Supreme Court Ruling and the Amtrak reauthorization bill currently in the Senate. I think I’ll talk about them in ...
by terrypinder
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Mar 17, 2015 at 02:46 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
Last week I wrote about what I thought would be a summer SCOTUS decision regarding Amtrak . The case was decided today. SCOTUS voted 9-0 to vacate and remand. I actually expected this, but didn’...
by terrypinder
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 07:29 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
The Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008 (PRIIA) changed the law governing Amtrak. In the past, Amtrak was at the mercy of freight rail companies because most of its trains run on ...
by terrypinder
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2015 at 11:05 AM PST with 35 Recommends

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