Category Archives: Global Warming

Fires, glaciers, hurricanes and hype

I have been waiting for our writer Steve Kelly to jump in in on the forest fires that are burning in Montana and other states. Looking at photos, it seems like a conflagration. People get very upset by them, as … Continue reading

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Back from Montana

We just returned yesterday from up north, flying over southwest Montana, Utah and Colorado. As we took off from Bozeman, on our left was a brilliant orange sunrise, and on our right a nearly full moon illuminating the landscape. It … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on global warming/climate change

What follows comes under the heading “twisted logic,” but in a land of no logic, the twisted variety takes its place. It is about the great scare of our time, nuclear annihilation communism terrorism global warming. I remember the exact … Continue reading

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Montana on fire, newspaper reporter is a CIA snitch, Maureen Dowd boring. Situation normal.

Ah, beautiful Montana … We are visiting for a few days. The place is on fire again, and there are blazes are around Bozeman in our old haunts – Pine Creek, Suce and Cottonwood. The landscape is changing with the … Continue reading

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What drives AGW denial?

David Brin has a BS in astrophysics, a masters in electrical engineering, and a doctorate in philosophy (space physics) a weird bio thank makes for an interesting writer. He writes in Volume 15, #4, 2010 of Skeptic Magazine, Climate Skeptics … Continue reading

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Faisal, learn how to kill!

The news these days is focusing our attention on the the Times Square event, of which I am highly skeptical. Bombs that do not go off grab my curiosity, as such events can easily be staged. I doubt to this … Continue reading

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Bad science forces out good

The above link will take you to a wonderful resource, “Point of Inquiry,” a website hosted by the “Center for Inquiry.” I used to take their magazine, but I just don’t keep up with magazines well, and am now down … Continue reading

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Twittering her way through complicated issues …

Palin on climate change: “Copenhgen=arrogance of man2think we can change nature’s ways.MUST b good stewards of God’s earth,but arrogant&naive2say man overpwers nature” “Earth saw clmate chnge4 ions;will cont 2 c chnges.R duty2responsbly devlop resorces4humankind/not pollute&destroy;but cant alter naturl chng”

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Narratives

I am accused now and then of reducing things to “narratives” wherein I link un-linkable events and imply cause and effect and planning. The post below, “Pipeline Wars“, is a good example – I linked the 1991 U.S. attack on … Continue reading

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I think this is what she said

Feces, Mister Speaker, is a natural byproduct of nature. Feces is natural. It occurs in Earth. It is a part of the regular life cycle of Earth. In fact, life on planet Earth can’t even exist without feces. So necessary … Continue reading

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