Frank Zappa - PMRC Senate Hearing (09-19-1985) - texto
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.... nine possible sources of error ....
- The proxy relationship with temperature is assumed constant through time
- The proxy relationship with temperature is assumed constant through space
- The proxies are measured with error
- Groups of proxies are sometimes smoothed before input to models
- The choice of the model m()
- The choice of the model m() error term
- The results are stated as estimates of β
- The computer code is complex. multi-part, and multi-authored
- Humans with a point of view release results
El Gobierno aprobará el viernes la nueva ley que, asegura, superará a lo que ha sido una economía "insostenible": "desastres urbanísticos", crecimiento "disparatado" del precio de la vivienda y energías no sostenibles
Meanwhile, the citizens of Thriftville begin to get nervous. Just how good, they ask, are the IOUs of a shiftless island?
.... Most governments find it much harder morally to seize foreign-owned property than they do to dilute the purchasing power of claim checks foreigners hold. Theft by stealth is preferred to theft by force.
So the Thrifts change strategy: Though they continue to hold some bonds, they sell most of them to Squanderville residents for Squanderbucks and use the proceeds to buy Squanderville land. And eventually the Thrifts own all of Squanderville.