The setup is George Bush, as usual, being an insensitive fool and making stupid jokes about tens of thousands of destroyed lives: There's no question about it. Wall Street got drunk--that's one of the reasons I asked you to turn off the TV cameras. It got drunk, and now it's got a hangover. The question … Continue reading Sometimes the news is funny!
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) July 20, 2008 Top Stories:Australian CPR, Gore's Moon Shot, Melting Arctic, Geopolitics, OECD, Earth Hour, Methane, Late Comments Food Crisis, Food vs. Biofuel, Food Production … Continue reading Another Week of GW News, July 20, 2008
This is pretty funny!
I'm not really a big fan of digging way into the past for embarassing or otherwise damning quotes to bring up in a present day campaign. With John McCain there really is not much need for it anyway, he is a hypocritical emarrassment (IMHO). But this really repulsive bit of history (h/t to CrooksAndLiars) does … Continue reading Skeletons in the Closet
(hat tip to In It For he Gold) Here is a nice Q&A session wth Dr James Hansen, of NASA'as GISS institute covering things from weater vs climate to politics and policy. It's about 11 minutes
Save the planet! Ditch your flatscreen TV! Or so the breathless Telegraph would have us believe. But they got one thing wrong: all of it. Eli Rabbet has the very gory, very detailed details.
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) July 13, 2008 Top Stories:G8, World's Biggest Polluter, Melting Arctic, Wilkins Ice Shelf, Smog & Aerosols Food Crisis, Food vs. Biofuel, Food Production Hurricanes, GHGs, … Continue reading Another Week of GW News, July 13, 2008
This is a little stale, but a new joint statement came out last month from the National Science Academies of all G8 countries and then some, calling for urgent action to address climate change by reducing cabon emissions. You can read the statement here. Also included is Canada, a smaller economy but one of the … Continue reading What do the largest world economies have in common?
Roger Pielke Jr is back at his own teapot, blogging up a tempest or two again. Whether you agree with his points or not, he usually makes for provocative reading and comment threads can be very entertaining and informing. I have not hung around there for quite a while but will pay more attention from … Continue reading Lack of Outcry over India: Hypocrisy?
The good news: George W Bush actually does know what a disgrace US economic policy has been for the environmental health of the world. The bad news? He thinks it is funny. The American leader, who has been condemned throughout his presidency for failing to tackle climate change, ended a private meeting with the words: … Continue reading Good News, Bad News