Unscrupulous global warming propagandist Michael Mann — inventor of the infamously bogus hockey stick graph — must be getting tired of falsifying data: Leading climate doomsayer Michael Mann recently downplayed
This week, Boston Dynamics -- the fine folks that created a walking robot you can bully with a hockey stick -- created a new robot. It's called SpotMini. It's part dog, part giraffe and all metal/plastic/wires/whatever else robots are made of. Show More Summary
Submitted by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, EPS estimates are always in the practice of falling over time, so that natural process should be considered when comparing across the movement of the calendar. That said, however, earnings continue to defy projections of a rebound. Show More Summary
Officers found a hockey stick, wooden pole, and a bicycle wheel covered in blood at the scene. [ more › ]
Between Oculus, HTC, Samsung and a slew of smaller hardware manufacturers, 2016 is the year that VR presence played out like a hockey stick graph at E3. To say it’s the story of the show is to greatly under represent just how big a role...Show More Summary
Scotiabank Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer is excited to announce that the Hanson Brothers will pick up their sticks and put on the foil at Woodbine Racetrack on Saturday October, 1st, 2016 - all in the name of conquering cancer.
Once again the fears over China's slowdown, global growth faltering, and the fallacy of US analyst hockey sticks are biting at the ankles of fiction-peddling talking heads. With copper plunging and the USD Index resurgent, as Bloomberg's...Show More Summary
Yesterday I noted that the frogs of Wall Street linger in the boiling pot because they are under the delusion that stocks are cheap based on the sell-side hockey sticks that always show $135 per share of S&P earnings and a 15X multiple in the next year ahead. Show More Summary
Capitals center Jay Beagle found a way to get a hockey stick stuck in his equipment on two separate occasions in Thursday’s game against the Penguins. The first was a remarkable fluke; the second was a beneficial one. Read more...
Hockey equipment fails are the best. Visors are so great for hockey players. They catch almost every puck that gets fired or deflected right at your eyeballs! Unfortunately, they sometimes catch sticks too. Washington Capitals forward...Show More Summary
On March 7, the GSA put out a press release confirming that 2015 ended with over 1 billion LTE subscriptions. This is a hockey stick unlike other mobile hockey sticks. And if you want to see the GSA LTE subscription hockey stick, you can get it if you register at the site. Show More Summary
With the advent and proliferation of “growth hacking”, many products are launching with hopes of leveraging data, A/B tests, and viral loops to manufacture a hockey stick growth curve. It’s easy to think you can growth hack your way into an overnight success, but in practice it rarely works out that way. Show More Summary
Kris Letang is clearly excited for Game of Thrones to come back this weekend, because he used his hockey stick like a goddamn battle ax here and went straight for the jugular. The Penguins beat the Rangers 3-1 on goals and 1-0 on attempted decapitations. Read more...
In a nearby post Jeff Snider makes a clean kill of the sell side hockey stick. Just 22 months ago (June 2014), Wall Street projected GAAP earnings of $144.60 per share for the S&P 500 in 2015. Needless to say, that was off by a country mile. Show More Summary
Yesterday I was at the 31st annual NBER conference on macroeconomics (along with fellow blogger Mark Thoma). Among the many interesting contributions was development of an extended data set on 25 different indicators for 17 advanced economies going back to 1870 by Jorda, Schularick and Taylor (2016). The authors described one of their findings as […]
You can commit many violent acts in the game of hockey without getting ejected, but swinging your stick at someone’s face is not one of them. Chicago Blackhawks all-star defenseman Duncan Keith was reminded of this very lesson on Tuesday night, when he was assessed a match penalty and ejected from the Hawks’ game against Minnesota after […]
Holy moly, you guys. We may have a winner for save of the year, folks. Jonathan Quick just did the equivalent of a goaltending mic drop in the dying seconds of a 2-2 tied second period against the Sharks. Quick completely does the splits...Show More Summary
The Rangers newest acquisition is asserting himself early. Normally hockey players get the best results when they use both hands on their hockey stick. Not Eric Staal, who scored his second in a Rangers uniform since being traded toShow More Summary
Guest essay by Eric Worrall Michael Mann, inventor of the climate Hockey Stick, is dismayed that despite the best efforts of Democrat candidates to promote climate issues, nobody seems to be interested. Climate change may be a burning issue – but election campaign tells another story As Alaskans choose their Democratic nominee after a winter…
From NSF and the 66 million year old mud department comes yet another hockey stick making proxy. So far, the reliability of proxies has been questionable at best, and it seems to me they found exactly what they expected to find. They are using climate models to estimate lead/lag times, so the obvious question is,…