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Al Gore's Polar Bears

Postby cartervj » Fri May 30, 2014 7:39 pm

Seems he like lying :lol3: :lol3: :lol3:

Scientists Admit Polar Bear Numbers Were Made Up To ‘Satisfy Public Demand’

This may come as a shocker to some, but scientists are not always right — especially when under intense public pressure for answers.

Researchers with the IUCN Polar Bear Specialist Group (PBSG) recently admitted to experienced zoologist and polar bear specialist Susan Crockford that the estimate given for the total number of polar bars in the Arctic was “simply a qualified guess given to satisfy public demand.”

Crockford has been critical of official polar bear population estimates because they fail to include five large subpopulations of polar bears. Due to the uncertainty of the populations in these areas, PBSG did not include them in their official estimate — but the polar bear group did include other subpopulation estimates.

PBSG has for years said that global polar bear populations were between 20,000 and 25,000, but these estimates are likely much lower than how many polar bears are actually living in the world.

“Based on previous PBSG estimates and other research reports, it appears there are probably at least another 6,000 or so bears living in these regions and perhaps as many as 9,000 (or more) that are not included in any PBSG ‘global population estimate,’” Crockford wrote on her blog.

“These are guesses, to be sure, but they at least give a potential size,” Crockford added.

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Re: Al Gore's Polar Bears

Postby Rat Creek » Sat May 31, 2014 7:44 am

So it is just like every other liberal cause from save the planet or healthcare. Just make up whatever data you like to satisfy your nutjob followers, and claim it is science. The useful idiots will follow right along and believe every syllable simply because they want to believe. :bow: :bow: :bow:
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Re: Al Gore's Polar Bears

Postby SpinnerMan » Sat May 31, 2014 8:37 am

I do not understand how liberals can look at what is happening at the VA and assume scientists telling them what they want to hear are any more reliable than doctors telling them what they want to hear.

The irony is that the first thing they cry when someone tells them something they do not want to hear is that the source is tainted by their biases, particularly money as if this does not apply to those telling them what they want to hear equally.

See cartervj's post in another thread on narcissistic personality disorder. You and those that agree with you are NOT special. You are NOT better than others. You are nothing special. You are just like the rest of us, so act that way and not as if you and those like you are not subject to the same human shortcomings because it has been proven time and time again that you are even if your fragile self-esteem cannot accept being ordinary.
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