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Good news for fatsos – big fat myths!

Had a bit to do with fatsos and longevity this week.  I found this Spectator article especially informative. http://www.spectator.co.uk/features/9548142/the-big-fat-myths-of-our-obesity-epidemic/

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Dad’s Diaries – 1993

Friday, 1 January, 1993.   The day for our return to Brisbane.  Spent the morning with the Bones.  Fine and hot.  Emily and Annabel spent most of their time in the pool.  After lunch we put our things in the car … Continue reading

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Green Zealots Oppose Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership

Originally posted on Tory Aardvark:
Green groups are opposing a trade deal that would improve commerce between the US and the EU which would cut tariffs and make doing business easier. There is no doubt the entire global Green movement,…

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State of the blog discussion thread

Originally posted on Climate Etc.:
by Judith Curry After almost four years of blogging at Climate Etc., its time for some reflection Summer During the summer, I have a breather from the normal academic schedule of meetings, students, etc., and I…

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End of climate exceptionalism

Originally posted on Climate Etc.:
by Judith Curry A new report from the IPCC implies that “climate exceptionalism”, the notion that global warming is a problem like no other, is coming to an end. – Economist In spite of the…

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Free Speech and Climate Change – Guest post by Douglas Spence

The issue of Free Speech has been much in the news in Australia with the Federal Government proposing amendments to the Racial Discrimination Act to give greater protection to the expression of views which some regard as “offensive” or ” … Continue reading

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The heartbreak of creativity: a public service announcement

Originally posted on Drinking Tips for Teens:
Hello, I’m Ross Murray, beloved columnist, salad dressing connoisseur and author of the best-selling self-help book Don’t Kid Yourself, Mister. Today, I’d like to talk about a condition that afflicts 2 out of…

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