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Forum: Entertainment 06-14-2014, 4:17 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 1,388
Posted By kestrel
Yeah, I'm done here. This place is a waste of my...

Yeah, I'm done here. This place is a waste of my time.
Forum: Entertainment 06-14-2014, 1:41 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 1,388
Posted By kestrel
There's this guy, by the name of Sir Edwin...

There's this guy, by the name of Sir Edwin Hubble. Almost 100 years ago he demonstrated that the universe was expanding through his careful observations of redshifts.

Light is emitted, universe...
Forum: Entertainment 06-13-2014, 9:07 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 1,388
Posted By kestrel
I did, thank you. But it is relatively...

I did, thank you. But it is relatively meaningless in this context. The distance is what it is, regardless of whether we are both moving or not.[/QUOTE]
Indicating that you do not understand what you...
Forum: Entertainment 06-13-2014, 4:43 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 1,388
Posted By kestrel
I suggest you read up on the definition of...

I suggest you read up on the definition of "comoving" distance. The radius of the observable universe is ~46 billion light years. 28.85 billion light-years is quite far, but within the visible...
Forum: Free-For-All 06-13-2014, 8:27 AM
Replies: 1,778
Views: 57,095
Posted By kestrel
Comparing the "eruption" of the...

Comparing the "eruption" of the Siberian Traps (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siberian_Traps) (which was responsible for the Great Dying, one of the more recent mass extinction events) to modern day...
Forum: Our Culture 06-13-2014, 8:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 859
Posted By kestrel
And in the last 2 years, has your opinion changed...

And in the last 2 years, has your opinion changed now that 19 states recognize and perform gay marriage, comprising well more than half the country?
Forum: Entertainment 06-13-2014, 7:58 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 1,388
Posted By kestrel
Sure...

Sure (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cosmic_microwave_background)
Forum: Our Culture 08-24-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 859
Posted By kestrel
I don't recall the last pedophilia poll having...

I don't recall the last pedophilia poll having 50+% support.

The BSA is going to get swamped with protest resignations in the next few months. Heck, a the whole council, the largest in the country...
Forum: Our Culture 07-06-2012, 7:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 859
Posted By kestrel
Never made it to Europe (except for vacations)....

Never made it to Europe (except for vacations). Visa time frame issues. But we're on the East Coast now.
Forum: Our Culture 06-25-2012, 6:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 859
Posted By kestrel
Because there is only so much life to live.

Because there is only so much life to live.
Forum: The Economy 05-08-2010, 6:39 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 10,227
Posted By kestrel
You guys are utter failures at interpreting...

You guys are utter failures at interpreting numbers.
http://i2.cdn.turner.com/money/2010/05/07/news/economy/jobs_april/chart_job_losses_050710.top.gif

Looks pretty damn good to me.
Forum: The Economy 05-07-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 10,227
Posted By kestrel
Bottom line, you don't count numbers the same way...

Bottom line, you don't count numbers the same way a former CEO does.
Forum: The Economy 05-07-2010, 11:30 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 10,227
Posted By kestrel
You're right. It will be fun to see the hype. ...

You're right. It will be fun to see the hype. For example, business and economics people, living in reality (http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2010/05/employment-report-preview.html), are welcoming...
Forum: Free-For-All 05-06-2010, 6:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By kestrel
And that is something to get upset about. My...

And that is something to get upset about.

My point, is that it is more than reasonable that EVs will be market competitive against small gasoline commute cars within the decade. No subsidies...
Forum: Free-For-All 05-05-2010, 1:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By kestrel
I bet you dismiss prayers to end the oil spill...

I bet you dismiss prayers to end the oil spill with just as broad a smirk on your face. Don't you?
Forum: Free-For-All 05-05-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By kestrel
You mean show the dangers of these new...

You mean show the dangers of these new technologies?[/QUOTE]

Because no oil platform, refinery, gas station, gasoline vehicle, fuel truck has ever exploded or killed anyone... unreal as usual. You...
Forum: Free-For-All 05-05-2010, 9:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By kestrel
A desert. No, you probably shouldn't. Within a...

A desert.

No, you probably shouldn't. Within a decade there will be no need for subsidies. That's how far and how fast battery technology is moving. Lithium batteries really blew the lid off of all...
Forum: Free-For-All 05-04-2010, 1:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By kestrel
Economics of Wind - A slightly revised opinion

I've been fairly skeptical about wind for a while. I share this skepticism with electric cars, which as we all know are expensive and limited. I've just finished up the semester and after taking an...
Forum: America at War 05-04-2010, 6:02 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,571
Posted By kestrel
Same article:

Same article:
Forum: America at War 05-04-2010, 5:38 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,571
Posted By kestrel
That's...

That's generous.

http://www.cnn.com/2010/CRIME/05/04/new.york.car.bomb/index.html?hpt=T1&iref=BN1
Forum: America at War 05-03-2010, 10:49 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,571
Posted By kestrel
I actually wrote about fuel mix being important...

I actually wrote about fuel mix being important on my blog. No information about the valves on the propane tanks being open or shut, or being attached to a...
Forum: America at War 05-03-2010, 7:21 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,571
Posted By kestrel
Have fun tilting with windmills. I'd be pleased...

Have fun tilting with windmills.

I'd be pleased to learn that this is level of competence that we're dealing with. This guy could learn to start a better fire from the cub scouts.
Forum: America at War 05-03-2010, 5:34 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,571
Posted By kestrel
Cell phone triggered IEDs going off in the middle...

Cell phone triggered IEDs going off in the middle east and with real explosives on them to boot and you guys think the man with the fisher price plastic clock wired to a bunch of fire crackers...
Forum: Free-For-All 05-02-2010, 9:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 365
Posted By kestrel
RO2xi0uLnj8 What did bush do when the...

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What did bush do when the government(FEMA) messed up in the last Gulf coast disaster?
Forum: Free-For-All 04-30-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By kestrel
Keep telling yourself it's all about information...

Keep telling yourself it's all about information and properly licensing physicians. Remind me again how many members of the OK legislature are licensed doctors?
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