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Former organizer for Greenpeace and Sierra Club, longtime IWW member, Occupier, general commie socialist anarchist radical hippie agitator. ;) Interests are history and science, and scifi fan film-making.

DOB: 2-18-1961

Gender: Male

Location: St Petersburg, Florida

Occupation: Editor, Red and Black Publishers

Groups: History for Kossacks, Readers and Book Lovers, SciTech, Backyard Science, Kossack Air Force, Shutterbugs

Hobbies: sci fi movies, exotic pets, backpacking, sea kayaking, historical costuming, fan-film-making

Home Page: http://lflank.wordpress.com/

Diaries published: 463 (0 days since last diary on Tue May 05, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 37079 (0 days since last comment on Tue May 05, 2015 at 11:22 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 13398

Total Comment Ratings: 16201

Most Recommended Diary: The Kola Borehole: The Deepest Spot on Earth, 104 comments, 210 recommends

People Following Lenny Flank: 225

Lenny Flank's Most Recent Diaries:

I was a little surprised to find adult Golden Silk Orb Weaver Spiders during one of my walks this week. I don't usually start seeing them until the middle of May. I suspect the unusually warm April ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Just some photos from an afternoon sitting on the Tampa Bay seawall in St Petersburg, FL.
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 06:51 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Reprinting this diary from last year's May Day: In the US, May Day used to be the internationally-recognized day of recognition and celebration for Labor and its struggles--at least until the ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Hold on to your tinfoil hats, folks----Obama's military is about to invade Texas and impose martial law. Or something.
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 58 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 10:59 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
In 1831, four naval countries of Europe--Britain, France, Spain, and the then-independent kingdom of Sicily--argued over ownership of an island in the Mediterranean Sea. An island which lasted less ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Florida's tropical habitat makes it well-suited for reptiles and a population center for turtles and snakes. Most of our snakes are secretive and nocturnal, and despite their numbers are not often ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 85 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 26 Recommends

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