What We Read Today 28 December 2013

December 28th, 2013
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The top of today's reading list has a good succinct summary of the NSA flap ........ and the tenth article is about an fossil find that moves the existence of human hand structure back to 500,000 years ago.  The bonus (11th article) is Steve Keen's clear demonstration that austerity is not what Australia needs.

Follow up:

  • Counterexamples to an Old Earth (Conservapedia) There are 43 counterexamples. Three primary arguments: (1) there is no direct evidence of life more than about 5,000 years old that does not depend on untestable radiometric dating; (2) there are many rapidly changing natural conditions which are not compatible with with an age for the plant beyond 5,000 to 10,000 years; and (3) many astronomy observables cannot be explained in the context of an ancient universe without making up things not observed, like dark matter.


"It's no longer just a piece of paper that you can repeal and it goes away. There's something there. We have to recognize that reality. We have to deal with the people that are currently covered under Obamacare."

Click on chart for much larger image at Advisor Perspectives dshort.com.





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