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by WSTREPS
June 9th, 2020, 12:32 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

***************************************************************************************************************************** Climate change alarmist increasingly extreme statements undermine actual scientific progress. Climate alarmists display dismissive contempt for those who question the cogency...
by WSTREPS
June 6th, 2020, 1:03 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

******************************************************************************************************************************************************************** What do surveys, petitions, consensus, really count for?.............In today's politicized and sensationalized world. Words like conse...
by WSTREPS
June 5th, 2020, 1:01 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\........................jimi Thank you Jimi, and your opinion is always welcome. 500 Global Climate Scientists Challenge Mob Hysteria https://www.newsmax.com/larrybell/climate-change-global-warming-ipcc/2019/10/14/id/937026/ Ernie Eison D'tUknowUrAnidiot.... Hello everyone. I wo...
by WSTREPS
June 3rd, 2020, 5:12 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

Scientist are sometimes hired by large corporation's as consultants , this is not the same thing as having research funded . Far from it. Dr. Richard S. Lindzen did not lie. The Newsweek journalist twisted the facts and made a false accusation blurring the publics perception. A popular smear attack ...
by WSTREPS
June 2nd, 2020, 3:30 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

**************************************************************************** Pᵢ = σ² for all i , Jimi Thank you Jimi, and your opinion is always welcome. Now I'll resume allowing the scientist themselves to tell their story, This a far preferable option, as opposed to addressing the tedious bushwa r...
by WSTREPS
June 2nd, 2020, 12:23 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

Negligent thinkers need not apply. Atmospheric physicist Richard Lindzen, MIT Professor of Meteorology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, PhD, Harvard University............ membership in the prestigious National Academy of Sciences, the list goes on. Without a doubt an eminent scientist in the fiel...
by WSTREPS
May 31st, 2020, 2:13 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

***************************** Facts > Jimi HS Climatologist Dr. Roy Spencer Meteorologist, a principal research scientist at the University of Huntsville , U.S. Science Team leader for the Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR-E) on NASA's Aqua satellite. Senior scientist for climate studies ...
by WSTREPS
May 30th, 2020, 5:03 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

********************************************************************** D'tUknowUrAnidiot.....Horseshit doesn't get the last word. Dr. Tim Ball Defeats Michael ‘Hockey Stick’ Mann’s Climate Lawsuit BC Supreme Court ruling that Mann did commit data fraud. Many hundreds of peer-reviewed papers cite Man...
by WSTREPS
May 23rd, 2020, 3:26 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

Horseshit doesn't get the last word. That's right, it shouldn't. And that's why the last word belongs to Professor Judith Curry. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=58uhk9ujMMI It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends on his not understanding it. — Upton Sinclair. E...
by WSTREPS
May 19th, 2020, 11:38 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Putting the blame on Asian Wet Markets and Covid-19
Replies: 6
Views: 1456

Re: Putting the blame on Asian Wet Markets and Covid-19

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZUJhKUbd0k Dr. Martenson posted this video a few weeks ago, It provides a profound analysis of the "natural" v's "man-made" quandary. A question that remains very much up in the air. Ernie Eison I hope Ernie can..................Jonathan AKA Wile E. Coyote https://c...
by WSTREPS
May 16th, 2020, 4:08 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Putting the blame on Asian Wet Markets and Covid-19
Replies: 6
Views: 1456

Putting the blame on Asian Wet Markets and Covid-19

Approaching the issue from a neutral posture. Chris Martenson, PhD in Pathology. In this video , takes the most current and detailed look at the theories surrounding the origin of Covid-19 . Without Conspiracy Theories or hyperbole . At about the 12:45 mark he begins discussing wet markets (all the ...
by WSTREPS
February 10th, 2020, 7:30 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

Dr. Judith Curry should write an autobiographical book. She could call it. THE LAST SCIENTIST. https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/baf0ea5bea593214a0fa032dea3d7a3398fa0bc218c8c8d8da35e0de323b9917.png A wise man once said, people are really stupid and a lot of them are dumber than that. This funny a...
by WSTREPS
February 6th, 2020, 7:16 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

It was unfortunate that one of the most interesting and thought provoking topical threads, "How I come to disdain environmentalist" was deleted. This deletion was due to an unprecedented heinous personal attack launched against me by an unhinged forum member. A member that for a decade religiously s...
by WSTREPS
April 26th, 2019, 3:01 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

Myth #2: The main requirement for faculty scientists to be successful is working hard at research! Completely outdated and utterly wrong! In the past, academic institutions were centers for hard work with scholarship, scientific research, and advanced teaching. Today, everything in modern academia ...
by WSTREPS
April 25th, 2019, 10:49 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

https://s.hdnux.com/photos/11/24/11/2441792/7/628x471.jpg This is a reptile related site so this thread should include at least some reptile related content that ties into the main topic. More than a decade has passed since this widely panned USGS press fodder was slapped on the front page of USA T...
by WSTREPS
April 24th, 2019, 2:42 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

This lab was kind of held up as the gold standard of labs. I've taken classwork on mass spectrometry and the quality assurance quality control portion was taught by some of these same USGS staff .... Bryan Hamilton Clearly I did not lie as Bryan Hamilton claims in his personal attack against me. I ...
by WSTREPS
April 23rd, 2019, 2:19 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

Federal Lab Forced To Close After ‘Disturbing’ Data Manipulation, Federally funded environmental lab fabricated data for 18 years; forced to close after fraud became too large to cover up . Nearly two decades and $108 million worth of “disturbing” data manipulation “Tell me what you want and I will...
by WSTREPS
April 22nd, 2019, 3:43 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Another threat - invasive Pentastomid
Replies: 6
Views: 13346

Re: Another threat - invasive Pentastomid

For those that might not understand. Pentastomids are a wide spread naturally occurring parasite commonly found in North American snakes, including pigmy rattlesnake's , in size classes from juveniles all the way up to reproductive adults . When in the wild many snakes show no ill effects from the p...
by WSTREPS
April 22nd, 2019, 3:27 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

When scientist stoop to writing condescending, patronizing puff pieces. They are not trying to communicate more effectively, They are attempting to convince, not educate (get as many as possible to drink at their Kool-Ad stand). The heavy use of fear tactics along with a concerted effort to gain sym...
by WSTREPS
April 17th, 2019, 3:56 am
Forum: News
Topic: Another threat - invasive Pentastomid
Replies: 6
Views: 13346

Re: Another threat - invasive Pentastomid

More like another example of scientist cashing in on the Pythons for paychecks mania. " Extending Parasite Range in Florida, USA " What? Right off the bat the scientist showed their deceit by placing that misleading line, bold faced in the "studies" title. The study showed NO range extension. Having...
by WSTREPS
April 13th, 2019, 1:30 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

FOR ALL THE KOOL-AID DRINKERS ..... Round and round, but it always comes back to the key point, when assessing the climate change debate . First and foremost Science is a for profit business. And like with any business people are career minded , Its foolish to think otherwise. The simulacrum of cata...
by WSTREPS
April 9th, 2019, 4:17 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

Asked if coastal cities such as Miami would be flooding due to sea-level rise caused by alleged man-made global warming, Mörner was unequivocal: “Absolutely not.” “There is no rapid sea-level rise going on today, and there will not be,” he said, citing observable data. If you need further proof tha...
by WSTREPS
April 8th, 2019, 6:37 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

The more publicity an issue receives, the more scientist pop up supporting only one side of the argument (the publicized side that is most popular), and the greater the amount of fictionalized information. Sourcing the torrent of research papers, news stories, and all other manor of contrived fodder...
by WSTREPS
April 7th, 2019, 11:15 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

What has been and is currently taking place is dissembling scientist are creating a fictionalized representation of real life. Even when caught refashioning the truth . Protected by a flood of spin doctoring. With the main stream media always at the ready to ameliorate any situation, regardless of h...
by WSTREPS
April 6th, 2019, 3:04 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

Human-driven climate change agitprop offers plenty of bluster, but despite the massive media coverage that only the Pro-"evidence"? receives (a sign of scientific misbehavior), there is no bona fide scientific proof to support the hype of cataclysmic environmental impacts. There is only evidence aga...
by WSTREPS
April 4th, 2019, 3:38 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

A critical look at disingenuous science finds common patterns of fraudulence that quickly raise red flags once recognized. There are red flags everywhere when you examine the validity of the climate change issue. (If scientist caught lying and NASA altering data isn't enough) A sure tell that someth...
by WSTREPS
April 3rd, 2019, 4:38 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

No matter how desperate someone is to believe. Scientist inserting their own data to support their pre-determined conclusions, cherry picking facts, omitting strong evidence that derails their wants and needs, data dredging etc..... does not equal truth. Politicians, media and self absorbed career m...
by WSTREPS
April 2nd, 2019, 3:12 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Climate change revisited
Replies: 173
Views: 129018

Re: Climate change revisited

The real evidence regarding the legitimacy of man-made climate change is ……. The undeniable fact that climate scientist have repeatedly been caught lying, have altered data and fudged graphs concerning their research and their findings, This includes those "whacko morons" over at NASA, uh, actual r...
by WSTREPS
July 19th, 2018, 8:59 am
Forum: News
Topic: I wasn't convinced this was possible [Graphic]
Replies: 27
Views: 30240

Re: I wasn't convinced this was possible [Graphic]

This pic from their study is a dramatic reference of size: Here's a more telling view of the same pic. Even with the forced perspective (the head out in front of the mans body).It is painfully obvious that it would be impossible for the snake to articulate it jaws past the wide shoulders once passi...
by WSTREPS
June 21st, 2018, 1:04 pm
Forum: News
Topic: I wasn't convinced this was possible [Graphic]
Replies: 27
Views: 30240

Re: I wasn't convinced this was possible [Graphic]

Fake. What a coincidence. Last year a nearly Identical vid. made the news rounds. That one also involved a 23ft python. That time it was a 25yr old man eaten. Video technology and the ability to create extremely realistic fakes is now available to anyone. For starters I've had numerus discussions wi...
by WSTREPS
May 23rd, 2018, 2:29 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 40261

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

Haha, and as long as we're at it - it's TOO distracted, and TOO slow... Yeah man, and as long as we're at it. Grammar, spelling is an unimportant artifact to the intellectual content. Attacking someone's grammar is a straw grasped at after being outclassed on all points of relevance. Its a very imm...
by WSTREPS
May 22nd, 2018, 12:31 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 40261

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

Sorry Ernie but you............Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz Once again after being put out of countenance by intelligent and concise dialog. The best lateralis and his 3 college degrees can do...... Is compose a response that has all the wit and intelligence of a second grader laughing at his own f...
by WSTREPS
May 22nd, 2018, 8:41 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 40261

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

I’ve worked my way through 3 college degrees so I am not prone to distraction, and I’ve also worked with and spent a lot of time in the field with the smart ones; such as professionals that have published papers, had a species named after them, or at the least contributed something meaningful to sc...
by WSTREPS
May 22nd, 2018, 4:10 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 40261

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

E-squared actually makes a good point, even if (as so often) he missed his actual target ( & confidential 2 ernie, i've tried to tag lats snout ... I'm right on target. As is always the case. Perhaps it might not appear that way to those to distracted or to slow to follow. About the dopes that have...
by WSTREPS
May 21st, 2018, 1:20 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 40261

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

Ernie I’m too old to be a snowflake. But not too old to know garbage when I see it, notably your posts and the pos sitting in office. Xox Looks like your never too old to be an idiot. If you or anyone else feels the need to talk about politics on this forum post it on the board line. Why spam the m...
by WSTREPS
May 21st, 2018, 12:44 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 40261

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

What a nice message to send out to the world. Another chump for trump, and interesting that 141 people looked at the post and didn’t condemn this idiot. Just the reference to shooting a protected species is cause enough to speak up. What does President Trump have to with that vid ? Chumps against T...
by WSTREPS
May 16th, 2018, 4:56 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Law Enforcement looking to catch herpers in Arizona
Replies: 10
Views: 15590

Re: Law Enforcement looking to catch herpers in Arizona

I'm glad to see that the existing laws are being enforced in Arizona. Its a good reminder to be informed and legal when field herping. The question is what are these existing laws premised on? Certainly not scientifically sound principle's. At the very least they are not well thought out. Theoretic...
by WSTREPS
May 16th, 2018, 5:02 am
Forum: News
Topic: Law Enforcement looking to catch herpers in Arizona
Replies: 10
Views: 15590

Re: Law Enforcement looking to catch herpers in Arizona

The two species discussed were rosy boas and speckled rattlesnakes. Lets look at the numbers. Using rosy boas for example. You are allowed to have 4 in your possession with a hunting license. Last yr. the State of Arizona issued over 340 thousand hunting licenses. This means that by law 1,340,800 ro...
by WSTREPS
May 10th, 2018, 6:04 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Cuban field herping - Oct 6-15, 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 8180

Re: Cuban field herping - Oct 6-15, 2018

Is this a commercial advertising site? Trying to drum up some business. Try Craigslist. It should be made clear that this a private business going thru a travel agency that calls itself the Caribbean Conservation Trust (CCT). They get that word "Conservation" in the name and it throws people off fro...
by WSTREPS
April 4th, 2018, 5:11 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 6 days in South Florida
Replies: 12
Views: 9382

Re: 6 days in South Florida

Wonderful finds! I assume being in South Florida, there was never a lack of an abundance of Green Iguanas? Sure there are plenty of Green iguana's in South Florida. In addition to everything else why shouldn't illegals also have their natural wildlife. Currently there is a reward out for informatio...
by WSTREPS
April 1st, 2018, 7:36 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 6 days in South Florida
Replies: 12
Views: 9382

Re: 6 days in South Florida

Dude, did I not tell you that I visit Florida 3 times a day through the news? This is what you siad "I have not been to Florida since 1987". Thats the real of it. Like most who take up your view you are clueless. 30yrs ago driving through Homestead was like visiting 1870's wild west. So tell me Mr....
by WSTREPS
March 31st, 2018, 7:16 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 6 days in South Florida
Replies: 12
Views: 9382

Re: 6 days in South Florida

LOL! Florida makes national news 3 times a day and it is all negative. Despite all of the illegals and migrants that Ernie speaks of, blah blah blah............. You fail on all counts. That silly dthor68 comment. A response from a guy who hasn't been to Florida in 30yrs was all very poorly thought...
by WSTREPS
March 25th, 2018, 11:52 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 6 days in South Florida
Replies: 12
Views: 9382

Re: 6 days in South Florida

Nothing uninteresting any of that. All those animals are amazing. You only got to scratch at the surface of the region's diversity. One that is far to rapidly disappearing. South Florida is one of the most diverse and interesting places on the planet. It is an incredible mixture. In my opinion virtu...
by WSTREPS
February 6th, 2018, 8:34 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Borneo Dispatches #24: The Coral Snake Mistake
Replies: 48
Views: 25157

Re: Borneo Dispatches #24: The Coral Snake Mistake

It never surprises me how careless people are. Randomly grabbing at or considering grabbing snakes in areas literally crawling with hazardous taxon without making a proper ID. This compounded by the fact that many look like harmless species. This ties in with the somewhat recent thread about mimicry...
by WSTREPS
December 6th, 2017, 8:21 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 51934

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

I did know Joe, I spent time in the field with him and almost went on his ill fated expedition but I got married instead. Had he survived the trip he would have been my graduate advisor. FYI, he didn't assume anything , he was told by his field assistant that the snake was a Lycodon and he reached ...
by WSTREPS
December 3rd, 2017, 7:26 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 51934

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

If you have a basic understanding of snakes and their behavior's. You will already know this but some are clearly novices in this area. They confuse and mix-up various defensive strategies and fail to understand the sequencing and predator prey relationship as it applies to the snakes that are the p...
by WSTREPS
December 1st, 2017, 5:12 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 51934

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

Why even bring this up? I'm not sure how its at all relevant, especially because eye witness accounts describe him reaching into a bag that he was told contained a harmless Dinodon sp., he didn't see the snake before it bit him. Why do You care? Did you know Joe? I brought it up as a point of irony...
by WSTREPS
November 29th, 2017, 12:41 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 51934

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

The only thing I know about snakes is that they are slimy. But just winging it. Mimicry is one of the most studied aspects of snake ecology and behavior. Joe Slowinski was one of the worlds foremost EXPERTS on the subject. Joey ended up taking a dirt nap courtesy of a bite he received from a snake h...
by WSTREPS
November 19th, 2017, 7:43 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 51934

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

Tail-coiling behavior has been discussed in scientific literature for 100 yrs. The possibility that tail flashing / tail coiling is used as a form of disruptive coloration is a slim one when all the factors surrounding the behavior are taken into account. Nowhere in scientific literature is the idea...