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Old 21st January 2017, 01:44 PM   #41
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Bringing this back to AIA, when is the convention again?
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Old 21st January 2017, 02:15 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by jaydeehess View Post
Bringing this back to AIA, when is the convention again?
We'll, there's always the AIA website.

Conference on Architecture is April 27-29
https://www.aia.org/articles/25406-p...ule-around-a17

Leadership conference is March 8-10
https://www.aia.org/events/26611-grassroots-2017
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Old 30th March 2017, 12:29 PM   #43
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(14) WHEREAS, NISTís computer model ó which terminates less than two seconds into the seven-second collapse ó fails to replicate the observed structural behavior, showing large deformations to WTC 7ís exterior not observed in the videos, while not showing the observed period of free fall; and

(15) WHEREAS, NIST omitted critical structural features of WTC 7 from its computer model, which, in the opinion of independent engineers, if corrected, would show that the initiating failure reported by NIST had zero probability of occurring; and
This little gripe of theirs always bothered me.

If Gage & friends want to really show some conviction in their opposition, why not use the gobs of dollars they've collected and build their own computer models instead of draining the coffers on crappy little pamphlets?
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Old 30th March 2017, 12:47 PM   #44
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Originally Posted by Sabretooth View Post
This little gripe of theirs always bothered me.

If Gage & friends want to really show some conviction in their opposition, why not use the gobs of dollars they've collected and build their own computer models instead of draining the coffers on crappy little pamphlets?
Hi Sabretooth,

haven't you heard that they are shelling out US$ 200,000 to the University of Alaska civil engineering professor Leroy Hulsey to do exactly that - build their own computer models of WTC7, in a 2-year project?
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Old 30th March 2017, 01:37 PM   #45
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Originally Posted by Oystein View Post
Hi Sabretooth,

haven't you heard that they are shelling out US$ 200,000 to the University of Alaska civil engineering professor Leroy Hulsey to do exactly that - build their own computer models of WTC7, in a 2-year project?
This is the project they got this statement from:

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WHEREAS, NIST omitted critical structural features of WTC 7 from its computer model, which, in the opinion of independent engineers, if corrected, would show that the initiating failure reported by NIST had zero probability of occurring
Funny how they determined that without actually finishing the project............
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Old 30th March 2017, 02:32 PM   #46
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What still bugs me about WTC 7 is that it's a tiny footnote to the events of the day. Nobody died in WTC 7's collapse. The absurd focus on WTC-7 among the truthers is that it is really just a gateway to claiming that if WTC-7 was a CD, then WTC1 and WTC2's collapses were CD as well.
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Old 30th March 2017, 03:00 PM   #47
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So what to do about this resolution proposal?
Do we have a way of influencing the vote that the AIA delegates will take?

I wonder if pointing out Gage's flirt with holocaust deniers is a path to showing the AIA members what a crackpot he is - his recent visit to the Nation of Islam, where he spoke alongside the anti-semites Kevin Barrett and Christopher Bollyn - and was very coy about it (no news that I have seen).
We might also point them to his 2015 buddy Rudy Dent, a lover of Adolf Hitler, who is the only FDNY veteran to ever side with those whackjobs.
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So what to do about this resolution proposal?
Do we have a way of influencing the vote that the AIA delegates will take?
I'd say do nothing. What's the upside?
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Originally Posted by Oystein View Post
Hi Sabretooth,

haven't you heard that they are shelling out US$ 200,000 to the University of Alaska civil engineering professor Leroy Hulsey to do exactly that - build their own computer models of WTC7, in a 2-year project?
Nope, haven't heard. But I've been out of the 9/11 loop for a while. I stopped diving into the forums around the same time Chewy got banned. Now I just stop by once in a while to see what kind of trolling is still floating around.
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Originally Posted by Brainster View Post
What still bugs me about WTC 7 is that it's a tiny footnote to the events of the day. Nobody died in WTC 7's collapse. The absurd focus on WTC-7 among the truthers is that it is really just a gateway to claiming that if WTC-7 was a CD, then WTC1 and WTC2's collapses were CD as well.
Or a distraction from the rather obvious fact there was no CD in 1 and 2, no missiles at the Pentagon and no shootdowns in Shanksville.
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Originally Posted by Oystein View Post
Hi Sabretooth,

haven't you heard that they are shelling out US$ 200,000 to the University of Alaska civil engineering professor Leroy Hulsey to do exactly that - build their own computer models of WTC7, in a 2-year project?
Worth noting that there isn't anything out there I have seen substantiating the claims re how much they are spending on this project. They have two grad students at a public university in one of the lowest cost areas of the country working on this part time. If they spent more than $50k on this project in total, then that would just show their fiscal acumen is on par with their logical abilities.
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