Charts & Graphs
Post Reply
 
Thread Rating:
  • 0 Votes - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
31-01-2018, 06:25 PM
RE: Charts & Graphs
(22-11-2017 09:23 AM)Full Circle Wrote:  Over the last 50 years turkeys have been selectively bred so that they are now 50% heavier than in 1966 and 100% heavier than in 1930!!!


They have been bred for more meat and less bones. They are only viable for a short time before their skeleton collapses. Sad

[Image: dobie.png]Science is the process we've designed to be responsible for generating our best guess as to what the fuck is going on. Girly Man
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
31-01-2018, 08:24 PM
RE: Charts & Graphs
(22-11-2017 09:23 AM)Full Circle Wrote:  Over the last 50 years turkeys have been selectively bred so that they are now 50% heavier than in 1966 and 100% heavier than in 1930!!!

When I was a kid, my Grandpa introduced me to the father of the fatherless turkey. His house was just up the road from ours. Did his work at the Beltsville Ag Center. I did a stint there myself in 1980. Smile

#sigh
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
31-01-2018, 08:25 PM
RE: Charts & Graphs
(31-01-2018 06:25 PM)Dom Wrote:  
(22-11-2017 09:23 AM)Full Circle Wrote:  Over the last 50 years turkeys have been selectively bred so that they are now 50% heavier than in 1966 and 100% heavier than in 1930!!!


They have been bred for more meat and less bones. They are only viable for a short time before their skeleton collapses. Sad

At least they die with a purpose. Smile

#sigh
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
05-03-2018, 08:07 AM (This post was last modified: 30-05-2018 11:27 AM by Full Circle.)
RE: Charts & Graphs
(03-08-2017 12:05 PM)Full Circle Wrote:  The Least and Most Trusted News Sources in America

Tangently speaking, how biased is your news source?

[Image: Screen_Shot_2018-05-30_at_1.26.31_PM.png]

“I am quite sure now that often, very often, in matters concerning religion and politics a man’s reasoning powers are not above the monkey’s.”~Mark Twain
“Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills.”~ Ambrose Bierce
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[+] 2 users Like Full Circle's post
19-05-2018, 05:54 PM
RE: Charts & Graphs
Two centuries of immigration into the US condensed into less than 2 minutes of animation.

Visualizing Two Centuries of U.S. Immigration

“I am quite sure now that often, very often, in matters concerning religion and politics a man’s reasoning powers are not above the monkey’s.”~Mark Twain
“Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills.”~ Ambrose Bierce
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[+] 2 users Like Full Circle's post
20-05-2018, 11:15 AM
RE: Charts & Graphs
What happens in an Internet minute

[Image: Screen_Shot_2018-05-20_at_1.13.28_PM.png]

“I am quite sure now that often, very often, in matters concerning religion and politics a man’s reasoning powers are not above the monkey’s.”~Mark Twain
“Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills.”~ Ambrose Bierce
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[+] 3 users Like Full Circle's post
25-05-2018, 11:27 AM
RE: Charts & Graphs
(20-05-2018 11:15 AM)Full Circle Wrote:  What happens in an Internet minute

Are these figures just guesstimates, or are there hard data supporting them?

I couldn't fins any cited references.   Huh

I'm a creationist... I believe that man created God.
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
30-05-2018, 02:23 PM
RE: Charts & Graphs
(20-05-2018 11:15 AM)Full Circle Wrote:  What happens in an Internet minute

[Image: Screen_Shot_2018-05-20_at_1.13.28_PM.png]

1.1 million Tinder swipes.

Now *that's* a lot of latex! Gasp

Disappointing theists since 1968
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply
Forum Jump: