I am a college professor from Idaho. This blog is about Education, Politics, Technology, Culture and anything else that strikes me as interesting- All from the oblique perspective of a Progressive Populist living in a Red State.



  1. Hi this is Eric Niderost, history prof at Chabot College, California and writer of some 300 articles and 2 book–you can google me..(don’t mean to sound like a resume–just trying to establish I’m “legit”–:) I’m in the process of writing a bio of Frank Baxter of Bell science fame–I remember him too– as a “first salvo” so to speak, I have written one or two articles on him–would be glad to send you a copy

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