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CoolEdge - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
30 years of cooling (to 1980 or so) then 30 years warming They use the data on the warming half of one cycle, and call it "long term". They need 50 cycles, not one half of one cycle ... dishonest arses. They know damn well they start at the end of a long cooling period, yet don't account for it, and usual only a straight line linear regression for their argument, which hides the last 18 years…
CoolEdge - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
"The rest of Taylor’s article is just whitewash intended to distract readers from these facts." So these guys are mind readers, not scientists? They can read his intent? Or they are using personal attacks when they don't have facts on their side? I think the U of I boyz are the ones spinning here. Taylor notes this short time range ... readings from 1979 are not "long term" when it…
Expatriate - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
Al Gore is an idiot. There's no denying that. For the record, I bet Taylor understands the data just fine. That's how he knows where to cherry-pick.
Expatriate - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
For one, he's not explaining to the reader that there's a difference between polar ice cap extent and polar ice cap volume. People monitoring global warming are less concerned with polar ice extent than they are with the total amount of ice. Take a peek at the declining volume in the Arctic: "April 2015 volume was 26% below the maximum April ice volume in 1979 and 13% below the 1979-2014…
Givemeliberty - Illinois Senate passes marijuana decriminalization bill but plans changes - Quincy, IL News - Quincy
I think it'll come, its just going to take time and some education on the pro and anti side of the debate. People will soon see the sky will not fall.

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24th Annual Mart Heinen Club Chili Cook-Off

2 years, 4 months ago by Bob Gough

Chili Cook-Off will be held Sunday, January 20, at the Quincy University Health and Fitness Center’s Hall of Fame Room

The 24th annual Mart Heinen Athletic Booster Club Chili Cook-Off will be held Sunday, January 20, at the Quincy University Health and Fitness Center’s Hall of Fame Room (20th and Oak streets).  The event is open to the public from 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. and features all-you-can-eat chili and soup tasting.  A raffle will also be held for a 39-inch Magnavox LCD television, a Sony digital camera, and a Sony clock radio.  Food tickets are $3 per person and raffle tickets are $5 each, three for $10, or seven for $20. 
 
The entry fee to compete in the Chili Cook-Off has been waived. Set-up time begins at 9:45 A.M. The first place winner will be awarded $200, with $150 going to second place and $100 for third.  Other prizes include $50 for best booth theme, first place in the soup category, and a people’s choice award.
 
For additional vendor information, please contact Vivian Funke at (217) 228-5432 ext. 3800.

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