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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:21 PM

Re: Embarringly stupid

I addressed both points in my post.

Well, you started off with something about Obama's "tyrannical presidency" which wasn't the subject at all. My question had to do with how one's view of government actions change (or [more]

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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:19 AM

Re: Embarringly stupid

rightwingnuttalkingpoint

Like that Senator Obama. :-)

Goof writes that the POTUS should be more aggressive in using executive power (bring out the howitzers!) while at the same he may have voted for the same guy (twice?) [more]

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DrBob2 posted to the Atheist Fools board. 9:38 AM

The FBI & hair

FBI overstated forensic hair matches in nearly all trials before 2000
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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:54 AM

Re: Embarringly stupid

Here is where Obama plays small ball when he should take out the Howitzer.

I'm curious. Do posters here support the expansion of the executive branch in general or only when someone 'friendly' is in power?

For example, [more]

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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:19 PM

Re: Embarringly stupid

The editorial board of the LA Times thinks the Dems are being 'embarringly stupid'.

Time for the Senate to break the impasse over human trafficking bill
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DrBob2 replied to the Climate Change board. 2:41 PM

Re: Plug-in Electric Vehicles

Supposedly, they've taken steps to improve that a little

That would be nice.

This caption caught my eye:
"Both motors in the new drive unit operate together in more driving scenarios, in both EV and extended-range [more]

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DrBob2 replied to the Climate Change board. 2:26 PM

Re: Plug-in Electric Vehicles

GM skimped on the sound insulation which makes for more road noise than I care for.
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I have the same complaint about my Prius, and it was even worse on my previous car, a Pontiac Vibe (Toyota Matrix clone).


I don't know if [more]

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DrBob2 posted to the Climate Change board. 11:21 AM

Financing development

A Call to Look Past Sustainable Development
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DrBob2 posted to the Climate Change board. 10:14 AM

Reanalysis

What is reanalysis in the climate world? Basically, it is running a model which is constrained by real-world observations.

As for the data inputs, one reads here:

1938 atmospheric river that caused the Los Angeles flood of [more]

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DrBob2 replied to the Climate Change board. 10:05 AM

Re: Plug-in Electric Vehicles

Dr. Bob, do you still have a Volt? You enjoying it?

Yep, I like my Volt. My only complaint, since I don't care about seating five, is that GM skimped on the sound insulation which makes for more road noise than I care [more]

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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 9:13 AM

Re: What if all the ice melted?

So I just read the occasional article about it and see what the present state of the science is (about whatever...climate change, Pluto, archaeology, etc). I do not take the conclusions on message boards like this one seriously when it comes to [more]

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DrBob2 posted to the Climate Change board. 7:41 AM

Too much time...

...on their hands.

Wonder why our songs are getting worse? It might be because of global warming
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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 9:26 PM

Re: What if all the ice melted?

So declaring "3mm/yr" going forward may not be justified. It appears that rate is going to increase, and at an alarming rate...

Here's a graph of sea level rise over the last 22 years:
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DrBob2 posted to the Climate Change board. 9:08 PM

Toyota talks its book

Electric cars won't spread even with rapid chargers - Toyota engineer
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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 8:35 PM

Re: What if all the ice melted?

alstro at 16' elevation on the SC coast…where I get to play on the beach…for now...

16' = 4877 mm

3 mm/yr ==> 1625 years

DB2
I've been to the year 3000
Not much has changed, but they lived
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DrBob2 replied to the Climate Change board. 7:28 PM

Re: Plug-in Electric Vehicles

Chevy's already stopped production of the current Volt - they've had such trouble moving inventory, even with incentives, that they've got plenty of stock to get to the MY2016 version roll-out in the fall.

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DrBob2 replied to the Climate Change board. 12:57 PM

Re: Plug-in Electric Vehicles

They also just upgraded the base Model S to a larger battery, dual motor four wheel drive, and Supercharging included for a relatively modest price cost.

What Tesla did is get rid of their former base model that had the smaller [more]

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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:36 AM

Re: What if all the ice melted?

Looks like an investment opportunity. Find land about 225 feet above sea level. Have ocean front property.

Don't forget to put the land in some kind of trust that will be good for a couple of thousand years while you wait. [more]

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DrBob2 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:18 AM

Re: The 1% are Parasites

Either way, as Nick Hanauer makes clear, hiring more workers ‘is a course of last resort for the capitalist.’ Extra workers may enable more output, but if firms can find other ways of expanding output that are cheaper, they will.

The [more]

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DrBob2 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 7:35 PM

Re: Perfect Low Volatility screen

Please post your gtr link; I am getting CAGRs of 25 with various criteria applied to F=9 stocks, but not together with such low gsd and dd.

No GTR link, just 156 monthly disks.

Your link appears to have market cap, price and [more]

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