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May 2009

Carbon feeds the whole world, Stupid!

Russ Steele, NC Media Watch Robert D. Brinsmead is a Horticulturist who has written an essay defending carbon and it’s role in our lives on earth. We are a carbon based species. We consume carbon and we emit carbon.  Without sufficient carbon in our diets we will all die. Yet …

No scientific “consensus” about “global warming”

By Bob Ferguson and Lord Christopher Monckton, SPPI The Science and Public Policy Institute (SPPI) in Washington reports that a leading expert on climate and former advisor to Margaret Thatcher as UK Prime Minister, has dismissed as false a recent claim by the Washington Post that “most scientists now say …

Introducing the Fuel-Efficient Cow

Eric Bland, Discovery News As new fuel efficiency standards for cars make news in the United States, scientists in Canada are already developing more fuel-efficient, and more polite, cattle. The research promises to lower costs to farmers by reducing the amount of feed needed for raising cattle. It could also …

The Climate-Industrial Complex

By Bjorn Lomborg, Wall Street Journal Some businesses see nothing but profits in the green movement. Some business leaders are cozying up with politicians and scientists to demand swift, drastic action on global warming. This is a new twist on a very old practice: companies using public policy to line …

Battle kicks off over huge energy bill in House panel

By Robert Schroeder, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Democratic supporters of legislation to slash greenhouse gas emissions clashed with Republicans on Monday as the House Energy Committee opened debate on a sweeping energy bill that would cap emissions and mandate the use of renewable energy. The 932-page bill has the backing …

Chicken Little On The Radio

Brian (Chicken Little) is the producer of Jan Markell’s radio show and recently talked about his escapades at the Jason Lewis Tax Rally, Jan Markell founded Olive Tree Ministries in 1982. She has written 8 books and produced a dozen DVDs. She also writes for many periodicals and Web sites. …

Glaciers Are Growing All Over The World

Alaska’s Hubbard Glacier is advancing at the rate of seven feet per day! Against popular belief many glaciers are growing all over the world, six in the U.S. alone. Here is a partial list. Of course as they grow parts “calf” and fall into the ocean which makes for very …

Pouring Cold Water On Global Warming

By Terri Jackson, Belfast Telegraph Global cooling has arrived. Global warming is dead. There is now irrefutable scientific evidence that far from global warming the earth has now entered a period of global cooling which will last at least for the next two decades. Evidence for this comes from the …

I Think We’re Starting To Get To Them

By Elmer Beauregard One of the objectives of Minnesotans For Global Warming is to point out that CO2 is not a pollutant. In fact if there were no CO2 there would be no life, and that message is starting to get heard. But the useful idiots who still believe in …

Don’t fall for ‘cap and tax’

By Phyllis Shlafly, WorldNetDaily Barack Obama promised that he wouldn’t raise taxes on anyone making less than $250,000 a year. He neglected to mention that this tax exemption would go only to those who don’t use electricity, gasoline, heating oil or natural gas. The truth of the matter is that …

Nader on Energy, CO2 and Sustainability

By Jared Flesher, New York Times “It’s not going to work,” Mr. Nader said of an emissions cap-and-trade program now being considered in Congress. Ralph Nader, the unflagging corporate gadfly, perennial presidential candidate, and long-time advocate for environmental and consumer protections, was a driving force behind the creation of the …

Climate debate heating up for Minnesotans in Washington

By KEVIN DIAZ and BILL McAULIFFE, Star Tribune Minnesota’s members are getting put on the spot over energy legislation meant to slow global warming, and the debate splits on regional as well as party lines. WASHINGTON — It’s showtime for global warming in Congress, and a number of Minnesota lawmakers …

From The Archives: Midwest leaders agree on plan to reduce CO2

I don’t remember Pawlenty switching parties A regional, market-based pollution strategy for carbon dioxide mirrors an earlier effort to reduce acid rain. By Bill McAuliffe and Paul Walsh, Star Tribune Through a system of buying and selling rights to emit carbon dioxide, nine Midwestern states and the province of Manitoba …

Want To Buy A CO2 Generator?

By Elmer Beauregard Turns Out CO2 Is Earth Friendly After All I was surfing the web and came upon this, a CO2 Generator at an “Earth Friendly” website. I do agree with them that CO2 is earth friendly and not a pollutant. In the Description of the product it mentions: …

Cap’n Trade Is Back!

Cap’n Trade And His Mates, Plan To Plunder YOU The American Taxpayer. by Elmer Beauregard Cap & Trade is rearing its ugly head again, this time its being called The American Clean Energy and Security Act (ACES). President Obama revealed it on earth day April 22, 2009, and its got …