- receives the Nobel Peace Prize of $1 millon
- sends 21.000 more fighting troops to Afghanistan to a total of 68.000
- signs budget deficit of $1.4 trillion 10% of GNP
- prepares to sign a Copenhagen climate treaty with up to $1 trillion/year from developed nations corresponding to 20 times current total foreign aid.
fredag 16 oktober 2009
Obama Mathematics 2
Obama likes mathematics of large numbers:
To set these numbers into perspective, note that The International Monetary Fund recently set its estimate of the global losses from the financial crisis for 2007-2010 to be US$3.4-billion
less than one percent of $1 trillion. The human brain contains about 100 billion neurons with 100 trillion synapses or connections.
Lord Christopher Monckton, former science adviser to British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and climate alarmism sceptic, discusses democracy vs climate treaty and climate myths vs national security. Read and think and listen to a remarkable presentation: why truth, scientific truth, matters.