Category Archives: Science

The Weather Network – why do they even bother with forecasts?

In the space of five hours today the weather forecast for the next three days went from 2-4 cm snow on Thursday and 1-2 cm on Friday at 60% PoP; to 5cm on Thursday and 10cm on Friday at 80% PoP … Continue reading

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Guilty until proven Innocent – Minerva, Joe Oliver, the far right and their cowardly fear of everyone and everything.

In the recent past when Joe Oliver was doing the Oil Industry’s bidding on the public dime he made a very (in)famous statement. Unfortunately, there are environmental and other radical groups that would seek to block this opportunity to diversify … Continue reading

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Hang on I thought “guns don’t kill people?”

Another tragic victim of an irresponsible gun owner dies over the weekend in Florida. The family has my heartfelt condolences, this is truly a shocking event as it would have come out of the blue. That said I must admit … Continue reading

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Life causes death, excess food causes obesity and increased longevity causes more suffering – shock new finding by Scientists.

It would appear that eminent scientists in the UK ,who should know better, are confusing the risk that alcohol poses to people with that of cigarettes and are making scarey claims about booze intake. The Alcohol Public Health Research Alliance … Continue reading

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Harper’s lack of judgement, authority and experience – The real problems with the “Mail Clerk’s” government.

Experience Stephen Harper has no experience as a manager in a real job. That need not be a problem in and of itself as he could have surrounded himself with able managers and delegated such tasks. History has many examples … Continue reading

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Conservatism really isn’t politics it’s a diagnosis – Sleazy, skeezy Harper victimises a murder victim all in the furtherance of ignorance.

In what is a pretty low down, sleazy stunt the inept, anti-intellectual, criminal scumbags that make up the Harper gang have dug up a murder victim and victimised him all over again in order to sideline experience, knowledge and justice. … Continue reading

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Forget the pathetic joke that is Harper, this is the real story today – Knowledge is the Right’s kryptonite.

Amidst all the hoopla over Harper’s predictable antics in his CYA exercise today one important piece of news will be ignored. Business and this Reform government are destroying the once proud Canadian achievement of finding stuff out and being a … Continue reading

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Joe Oliver appeals to science to help him while decrying the same science that tells him he is killing the planet – Oliver you owe me a new keyboard

It’s something that could not have been written for comedy without the author thinking it might be totally unbelievable, the idiot savant and tailing ponds taster Joe Oliver has declared the actions of the EU unscientific. “It’s discriminatory, it’s not … Continue reading

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Marching Morons/Idiocracy – PZ is right to slap those around who read real science into its main premise, but it did contain some great stuff in nutrition.

Idiocracy is a story that extrapolates the rather silly theory that the stupid have more offspring than the bright, who in some cases have none and therefore the world will become more stupid as this trend continues. PZ doesn’t like … Continue reading

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Mark Warawa’s oxymoron: Independent, Conservative MPs – Errm seriously?

Compare and contrast: The independent, daring, “Brunoesque” chappie martyred on the altar of free speech and free thought  who wants to campaign against sex selective abortion and present his member’s bill on this topic. He is disgusted at having to … Continue reading

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