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The idiot climate denialist website http://wattsupwiththat.com, run by the idiot climate denialist Anthony Watts , is fond of running graphs proclaiming NO GLOBAL WARMING FOR ‘XX’ YEARS ‘X’ ...
by OutOnALimb
Comment Count 68 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 04:31 PM PDT with 154 Recommends
I'm sorry. I did 2000-2012 without any notes, because I've never HAD notes for the period, and what I really wanted to do, which turned out to be the ENRON saga, would have taken too much time ...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 96 comments on Fri May 24, 2013 at 03:12 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
Off and on, I had been playing around with the global surface temperature data -- coded up a program to crunch the data via a simple gridding/averaging procedure that is *much* simpler and cruder ...
by caerbannog
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Jun 30, 2012 at 09:25 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
I've really only been to Los Angeles to spend time once, but during that time one of the most important things for me was to visit the Watts Towers, the folk art monument and masterpiece in one of ...
by Bill Tchakirides
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Apr 13, 2010 at 03:09 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
I am white and my first brush with overt American racism didn't occur until 1960 when I was twelve years old and visiting cousins who had relocated from the Northeast to a small town in North ...
by BetteNoir
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 09:20 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
J C Watts, former Baptist minister and Republican "family values" conservative Congressman from Oklahoma has acknowledged fathering one illegitimate child / child out of wedlock, but aren't there ...
by pasuburbdem1
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Dec 03, 2012 at 10:02 AM PST with 9 Recommends
When I was 14, I tagged along with my older brother one night in 1965 to see what was happening in Watts. We were simultaneously scarred and excited about the possibility of the mass public action ...
by RichardfromHB
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Feb 18, 2009 at 10:15 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Edited to add: I'll freely admit that the VM approach I took was an inelegant, "brute force" approach -- but it enabled me to cobble together existing software that I was familiar with to get ...
by caerbannog
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 01:14 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Recently, I did something that deniers would never dream of doing. I rolled up my sleeves and computed my own global-average temperature results from the very same temperature data that NASA/GISS ...
by caerbannog
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Apr 03, 2012 at 06:05 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
I have been baffled in recent days by the media definition of the riots in China's Xinjiang region. Emphasis has been put on the fact of the 150 plus deaths and more than 2,000 injured but not on ...
by niccolo caldararo
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Jul 13, 2009 at 02:22 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
And this is what becomes of youth Arm and arm with desire Standing staunch facing abuse Before a funeral pyre Youth inbred with courage and past Arm and arm with desire Stand before weapons en ...
by Gwen07
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Aug 15, 2014 at 05:37 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
(Note: The material below may be excessively "science/computer nerdy", depending on your POV -- The target audience is computer-savvy science instructors and students who'd like some more ammo to ...
by caerbannog
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Oct 19, 2012 at 11:19 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
By John Wilkes from Eyesonobama.com: What do Lynn Swann, Heath Shuler, John Elway, Franco Harris, Tim Couch, and JC Watts have ...
by eyesonobama
Comment Count 42 comments on Tue Mar 17, 2009 at 12:24 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
We're taking a break from the regular Obama Veepstakes Poll series. It'll continue tomorrow with the quarter finals. A few of you may remember that I also had a Republican edition of this poll ...
by Sven at My Silver State
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun Mar 30, 2008 at 11:23 AM PDT with 2 Recommends