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Born during the first atomic war.

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Diaries published: 52 (1729 days since last diary on Sun Aug 08, 2010 at 04:45 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 265 (1667 days since last comment on Fri Oct 08, 2010 at 09:26 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 180

Total Comment Ratings: 629

Most Recommended Diary: Science Before it Hits the Papers, 13 comments, 21 recommends

People Following dsgood: 4

dsgood's Most Recent Diaries:

A European said online that Americans blindly followed their President (George W. Bush, at that time.) I disagreed. A Canadian then explained that I was a typical American who took his opinions ...
by dsgood
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Aug 08, 2010 at 04:45 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Last night's GUS (Give Up Smoking) diary concentrated on smoking in science fiction. Prairie D asked for help finding some 1950s sf stories; I've passed on answers in a comment to Prairie D's ...
by dsgood
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jun 22, 2010 at 12:08 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
2012: If the Republican Party has made any gains in the 2010 Congressional elections, conservatives and Republicans will look forward to recapturing the White House. They will be disappointed. ...
by dsgood
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun Jun 06, 2010 at 09:42 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
You will, if you're a liberal and you live long enough. I can easily remember when "homosexuality is a mental illness" was the liberal position. Much more recently (1996), Paul Wellstone (one of ...
by dsgood
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Jun 04, 2010 at 03:09 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I like to find science news before newspapers and other news media cook it to be more palatable to readers. Why? To begin with, the earlier reports are more likely to be accurate; a newspaper ...
by dsgood
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat May 08, 2010 at 12:47 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
1) Prediction from Twitter posts of (among other things) UK elections. 2) New uses for social networks; if successful, likely to have some impact on political organizing. "Micro-blogging ...
by dsgood
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Apr 10, 2010 at 01:15 PM PDT with 2 Recommends

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