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@jsmithrichards — 2,746 followers, 5,537 tweets

Nov 17, 2017

Since 2007, there have been at least 35 reported leaks, spills or other accidental releases in Illinois of water contaminated with radioactive tritium, @brettchase and @_MJHopkins found.

Nov 16, 2017

RT @jmetr22b: ///BREAKING///Chicago police to place six rank-and-file officers and one sergeant on desk duty pending internal inv…

Nov 16, 2017

@jpeebles Well, I am. Very sorry. (Weirdo status RAISED for tweeting this.)

Nov 16, 2017

Ok. Sorry to be a weirdo. And thank you.

Nov 14, 2017

@jonahshai I’ll catch you up. Tons of interesting projects going on! So many smart people in one room.

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