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glenkrc commented on Comets, cellphones and beanbags

bosco - I've only seen it from airliners. But I have visited Sedan Crater, which is ~1/4 mile across and quite impressive in its own way.

glenkrc commented on Comets, cellphones and beanbags

Gary - Since most folks don't know much about this stuff, we should add that one should look in the pre-dawn sky for Venus (now). It sure was impressive in the evening sky this past spring.

I'm reminded of the old '60s Doris Day/Rod Taylor movie "The Glass Bottom Boat", where they r…

We'd have a population of ~310,000 -- which is lower than that recorded in the 1790 census.

I wish Maryland had the failure that Nebraska has. If we did, we would have about 89,000 cases and 1,100 deaths. As it is, we have ~94,000 cases and ~3,500 deaths. Sarpy County, located just south of Omaha and consisting of mixed suburban development and agricultural land, has a populatio…

The reporter, Steve Bohnel, pointed me to a January 15, 2020 piece in the FNP that gave the expected cost of the AUDIT as $19,739.

That would be nice, but unfortunately, it could be confused with "God Save the Queen (King)".

I took 2 of the tests. One showed no implicit bias. The other showed a moderate bias in the direction OPPOSITE of what I and, presumably, a neutral observer would have guessed a priori. Perhaps the manifestation was similar to "white guilt", although in this particular case the test crite…

farmer - Sorry, but you need to check your reading glasses (or comprehension), both for my post and the article. What I wrote is correct: I did not need to address Niagara Falls and further downstream, because the article clearly stated (incorrectly) that there was an elevation drop from …

Dave - You had better check your Great Lakes again. The St. Mary's, St. Clair, and Detroit rivers do not have a combined drop of 360 feet.

LL - I'm glad the data ARE available. But there's a big difference between mere availability and active dissemination. It's the job of government and the media to present the data to the public as germane to the larger conversation. The FNP lacks either the will or the ability to do the n…

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