Last Friday, I noticed a breaking story, potentially a huge media scandal, involving Democratic front-runner Hilary Clinton. What was it? Voter supression? Campaign finance fraud? Some ancient skeleton rattling free from her closet? Not so much.... A waitress in an Iowa diner mentioned that she had not received any tip from when the Clinton campaign … Continue reading Hilary Clinton in Tipless Waitress Scandal!!
According to a recent poll from PIPA (Program on International Policy Attitudes), commissioned by the BBC, people world wide are ready and willing to pay more for energy supplies in order to combat climate change. Once again the US is defining "leadership" as "dragging feet, kicking and screaming behind everyone else". The true costs of … Continue reading PIPA on People on Climate Costs
Reading a post on Deep-Sea News, and considering some of the recent worries about it I've read and considered on my own it occurs to me that, like flouride in drinking water, ocean fertilization is promising to be a great excuse to dump all kinds of crap in the ocean. Got some industrial waste? If … Continue reading Ocean Fertilization, or Just an Excuse to Dump Crap?
Congratulations to Chriss Mooney whose book, Storm World, was just named one of the best books of the year by Publisher's Weekly. Head on over and congratulate him!
Sipping from the internet firehose... This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H.E.Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week's Global Warming news roundup (skip to bottom) Top Stories, Mexican Floods, Mayors Meeting, Carbon Cycle Melting Arctic, ICAP, Ocean Sink, California Wildfires Hurricanes, GHGs, Temperatures, Glaciers, Sea Levels, ENSO, Satellites Impacts, Rainforests, … Continue reading Another Week of GW News, November 4, 2007
Okay, so Chris Mooney beat me to it...a sequel panel to this one.
Via Andrew Dessler on Gristmill, we have this quoted material: At the World Climate Conference in Geneva this week, the United States blocked consensus on specific goals for reduction of carbon dioxide emission. As What's New predicted a month ago, the US sided with such backward nations as China and the Soviet Union, and oil … Continue reading Breaking News? or Broken Record….