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Kevin348 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 1:02 AM
SCLiberal Wrote: 2 minutes ago (12:58 AM) If liberals show you data that shows the earth is rising from scientists who use the scientific method, how can you then turn around and state that the liberals are ignoring facts and not practicing critical thinking. If anything, your ignoring facts is ignorant, no the other way around. And if most data shows global warming, what facts do you have that can convince the vast majority of scientists they're wrong. In fact, if you practice critical thinking, what facts do you have that prove everyone else wrong? Where are these peer reviewed studies? ----- If liberals were correct, why the need to manipulate and lose data?
nodeamass Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 1:10 AM
There was no manipulation of data which falls outside the standard 'manipulation' which might include adjustment of data due to calibration errors of instruments or other innocuous changes. The certainty of manmade global warming has only increased as more evidence has been gathered, to the point where deniers never deal with the scientific communitybut prefer to go to their ignorant lay people in order to make their case. There is not even ONE legitimate piece of evidence which, in context, would negate the mandmade global warming theory. NOT ONE!
Stan Marsh's Grampa Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 10:37 PM
Here is one legit piece of evidence.. the logarithmic properties of CO2. The greenhouse effect almost all happened in the first 250ppm. We could trip[l concentrations with a very minimal increase in greenhouse effect. Look it up, it is basic physics. http://wattsupwiththat.com/2010/03/08/the-logarithmic-effect-of-carbon-dioxide/

I've been critical of Republican tactics and messaging this week, so let's give credit where it's due: Moments ago, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell took to the floor and offered an immediate vote on President Obama's fiscal cliff plan, which shocked the Beltway late last week.  (In case you're keeping score at home, this was the surreal proposal that induced McConnell to laugh out loud as it was outlined by Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner).  Harry Reid quickly objected and shut the whole thing down, labeling the suggestion a "stunt."  Think about that.  The President of the United States,...