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by Doc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Leftists deserve the Darwin Award
Replies: 1
Views: 767

Re: Leftists deserve the Darwin Award

Liberals don't deserve an award for evolving into what they are anymore than Obama deserved a Nobel for not evolving as POTUS
by Doc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Hello
Replies: 1
Views: 2170

Re: Hello

Ronaldacaph wrote:
Wed Jun 20, 2018 11:08 pm
I know, that it is necessary to make)))

Hello Ronald !!

What is H2O4 ?
by Doc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 60
Views: 10166

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Cryptos will eventually replace fiat - but only when they are truly peer-to-peer and not traded through centralized exchanges or manipulated by whales that own a big stash. It is natural that central banks and dinosaur billionaires are critical of them. I am sure it will eventually Honestly I wish ...
by Doc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 60
Views: 10166

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Sure, there's a lot of VC money in it, so I'm not surprised you're hearing about it all day long! And yes, there are good possible uses for blockchains out there, like maybe student transcripts or certain sorts of registries. But the hype is stratospheric, like how a few years ago MOOCs were suppos...
by Doc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Future of the World
Replies: 56
Views: 33067

Re: The Future of the World

The Chinese model, as it currently exists, is unsustainable long term . Strange! I sometimes get the impression that it is the the US model that is is unsustainable in the long run. :( The life on Earth is unsustainable in the long run. But hope abounds. :lol: You got me there, buddy! :D
by Doc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Future of the World
Replies: 56
Views: 33067

Re: The Future of the World

The Chinese model, as it currently exists, is unsustainable long term . Strange! I sometimes get the impression that it is the the US model that is is unsustainable in the long run. :( The life on Earth is unsustainable in the long run. But hope abounds. Fortunately we have about a billion years be...
by Doc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Crooked fossil found in DC
Replies: 0
Views: 237

Crooked fossil found in DC

John McCain needs to be kept alive on life support to face trial https://www.judicialwatch.org/press-room/press-releases/judicial-watch-obtains-irs-documents-revealing-mccains-subcommittee-staff-director-urged-irs-to-engage-in-financially-ruinous-targeting/?utm_source=t.co&utm_medium=social&utm_camp...
by Doc
Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Future of the World
Replies: 56
Views: 33067

Re: The Future of the World

neverfail wrote:
Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:17 am
Doc wrote:
Tue Jun 19, 2018 3:06 pm

The Chinese model, as it currently exists, is unsustainable long term .
Strange! I sometimes get the impression that it is the the US model that is is unsustainable in the long run. :(
The life on Earth is unsustainable in the long run. But hope abounds.
by Doc
Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 60
Views: 10166

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

http://www.digitaljournal.com/tech-and-science/technology/will-blockchain-replace-the-web/article/525055 Will blockchain replace the web? [/size][/b] Once again, Betteridge's Law of Headlines is proven correct. ("Any headline that ends in a question mark can be answered by the word no.") I don't kn...
by Doc
Tue Jun 19, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Future of the World
Replies: 56
Views: 33067

Re: The Future of the World

The US has not gone crazy. It is time to adjust to changed circumstances. The Europeans have the resources to defend themselves against a diminished Russia. Not against Russia's thermonuclear Arsenal. Russia has a gdp about the same as Canada’s. Surely Germany can build a nuclear deterrent. Or Fran...