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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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Society for Human Resource Management to hold its monthly meeting

2 years, 4 months ago by Bob Gough

Meeting January 8, RSVP by January 7

The Quincy Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) will hold its monthly meeting at noon on Tuesday, January 8, 2013.  This lunch meeting will be held at Tony’s Too in Quincy beginning at noon and lasting until 1:00.  Networking will begin at 11:30.  SHRM is the leading voice of the human resource professional.  The local chapter offers the opportunity to network, gain professional development, keep up-to-date on pending federal and state legislation that may impact your  company’s operations, and learn practices to make your organization more efficient, increase employee commitment, and help managers  carry out business strategy.

The January program will be an educational presentation on the Top 10 Background Check Mistakes presented by Alan Kensey, Vice President of InquireHire.

For more information about the chapter or the meeting, please contact Angie Gooding, President, at 573-221-1144, or visit http://quincy.shrm.org.  To RSVP for the meeting, please contact Chris Henry at chenry@casscomm.com before noon on Monday, January 7.  The cost of the lunch meeting is $13, and guests are welcome to attend.


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