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1) Message boards : Politics : Energy channeling herbalist nut job (Message 1559196)
Posted 3 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Was it in his book A Pale Blue Dot that Sagan bemoaned the growth of pseudoscience due to the way it deflected people from real scientific inquiry?
2) Message boards : Politics : First Scientific Proof Of God Found (Message 1554818)
Posted 12 days ago by Profile Robert Waite


And the only people that will understand molecular biology are people that have studied it in university. And the people that have studied molecular biology in university won't read a book that has "God" in the title of the book because the world of science doesn't allow scientists to talk about God or Religion. Therefore, the book would almost be pointless. The general public just won't understand a book about molecular biology.


I feel that I must disagree with this Johnney Guinness.
A book founded on solid science would be read by the scientific community even if you called it 'The Big Book of God Stuff That's Really, Really Real and How I Came to Discover and Decode it in the Human Genome and then had a nice Holiday at the Beach.'
3) Message boards : Cafe SETI : What are you YouTubing today? (Message 1542256)
Posted 38 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cvc4GUQpe70
4) Message boards : Cafe SETI : I have to acknowedge.......... (Message 1540533)
Posted 41 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
I helped do this one as well.
The studio was rather warm.
You can hear it closing in.
They were a few thousand dollars worth of Senns.
Very warm ribbon mikes.
Yeah, I did that.

Little Red.


In 1966 you were nine years old. This is no different than your claim of contributing to creation of the sound of the band Steppenwolf.

Since you are answering questions in here... What roll did you play in the Apollo moon landings?
5) Message boards : Politics : First Scientific Proof Of God Found (Message 1537058)
Posted 47 days ago by Profile Robert Waite

Its the same in every single nation on Earth. The "God" people were always there just waiting for us to arrive so they could have some fun playing God, with us!


Hello JG
You've got me wondering where the "God" people went after we took over the planet.
Are they hiding underground?
Did they all leave Earth?
Did we kill them?
6) Message boards : Cafe SETI : To the kitty people.....new edition. (Message 1523428)
Posted 82 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Mark
You're just an endless loop of Slaughterhouse-Five
7) Message boards : Cafe SETI : You never heard it this way.;;;;;;;;; (Message 1505927)
Posted 126 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
I ran a studio, back in the 60s,

2014 - 54 = 1960 ran a studio aged 9!! Wow

Say 18 in 1969 born 1951 age 63

and I lost a lost a lot in a flood 'in 62

Born 1951 - age 11 in 62
Born 1960 - age 2 in 62

Obviously Bistro maths!


Hey Bernie, I've called bull$4!t before on these claims. Last time it was because Mark claimed to have suggested the musical sound for Steppenwolf in his studio in the 60's.
Mark and I are the same age and the oldest we ever got in the 60's is twelve.
So... while I was riding my bike around with baseball cards clothespegged into the spokes, he was running a recording studio.
His link to the Vietnam war is just as tenuous.
As Maxwell Smart would say...
Missed it by that much!
8) Message boards : Cafe SETI : How's life going for me? (Message 1496976)
Posted 147 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
You were not in vietnam war, were you?


For Christ's sake Sattler, we're the same age.
Stop implying you went to Vietnam.

We are both too young to have been swept up into that hellhole.
9) Message boards : Cafe SETI : Guitar (Message 1487567)
Posted 164 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Hmmm... I got a feeling the guitar is lonely again:))


True.
I find myself too tired to concentrate during the winter months because of the shift work and overtime involved with my job.
I'm hoping to pick it up again in a couple of months when regular dayshift hours kick in at work.
10) Message boards : Politics : Is it just a troll, or something far more sinister? (Message 1482942)
Posted 175 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Yes, I know that.
My intent was to have people ask themselves if they might be dealing with more than some individual lonely loser internet troll when finding themselves involved in an argument in a forum or chat room.

The individual troll is a pain in the butt and means nothing. The fact that our governments are funding troll-like activities really is sinister.
11) Message boards : Politics : Is it just a troll, or something far more sinister? (Message 1482822)
Posted 175 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Do you wonder why some trolls seem just too prepared to go over the top with their shtick?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUWnGXAfabA
12) Message boards : Cafe SETI : My Mom (Message 1474244)
Posted 195 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Oh Allie
I'm so very shocked and sorry hearing this sad news.
Kenzie is one of the people I hoped to meet in person, and that can never happen now.
Please take comfort in knowing the high regard she was held in and that she did make a difference in many people's lives.
13) Message boards : Number crunching : Lunatics site (Message 1459475)
Posted 234 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
I'm not a computer guy. I have no idea of the inner workings of these things.

Is there an option inside the Lunatics site that will scan my processors and video card then decide the most optimum program to increase crunching power?
14) Message boards : Cafe SETI : I can't do mathematics. (Message 1459474)
Posted 234 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
MORE WINE!
15) Message boards : Politics : A modest proposal (Message 1459429)
Posted 234 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Exclusive clubs always start with a "modest proposal".

I really don't care if I'm permitted to use the forums or not.
I joined SETI@Home with the express intent of allowing my computing resources to be used by the project. The forums were a pleasant surprise to me after getting everything up and running.

If my opinion were to be asked, the answer would surprise no one because my socialist views are well known. Leave the forums as they are. Egalitarian.

The odd lunatic does take advantage of the freedoms afforded here and they pay with banishment.
The odd lunatic believes he/she owns the forums due to his/her RAC numbers and length of involvement, but that same odd lunatic finds themselves banned anyway.

Keep the forums as open and free as possible with no restrictions.
16) Message boards : Cafe SETI : Good reasons to not ride the Harley. (Message 1458323)
Posted 237 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
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Time to wake up the neighbors. LOL
17) Message boards : Cafe SETI : Good reasons to not ride the Harley. (Message 1458129)
Posted 238 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Because it's my brother's very distinctive looking ride, and the local cops know the bike.
I ride just a little slower when I take it out for a scoot.
18) Message boards : Politics : Master of disaster......... (Message 1457306)
Posted 241 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Really? You want to celebrate the life of another merchant of death?
Yes, I blame him for causing death, just as I blame the manufacturers and the trigger pullers.

For a dude from Kpac, you really seem to have bought into the NRA bullshyte completely.
Careful Mark. Once the Kpacians realize that you've been infected by 2nd amendmentitis, they probably won't allow you to return to the planet of peace.
19) Message boards : Cafe SETI : Guitar (Message 1456501)
Posted 243 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
Thank you Julie
I'll give these a try. If this helps me, I'll send you some backstage passes to the world tour. :)
20) Message boards : Cafe SETI : Guitar (Message 1455481)
Posted 246 days ago by Profile Robert Waite
We bought an electric guitar for my son a few years back and after a few years of lessons, well, let's just say that the guitar got lonely.
So, I've borrowed it from him thinking I'll try my hand at it.

Does anyone have a good site to begin the basics on?
I have absolutely no known musical abilities, so it has to be pretty simple stuff.

Twang
Twang


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