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July 2009

Lies, More Lies and Global Warming Statistics

By Randy Parker, CEO, Utah Farm Bureau Federation People are beginning to recognize the Waxman-Markey cap-and-trade bill before Congress will increase energy costs, hurt our economy and likely do precious little, if anything, to reduce global warming. Tom Tripp, a Utah magnesium specialist and member of the Intergovernmental Panel on …

Policy Peril

Why Global Warming Policies Are More Dangerous Than Global Warming Itself. An new movie by the Competitive Enterprise Institute

Record cold high temperatures possible today

I had to wear my down vest to softball last night, in JULY! By ALEX EBERT, Star Tribune A strong northerly wind is prompting the National Weather Service to call for a high of 64 in the metro area. Chilly and blustery. That’s the un-July-like forecast for today that is …

Does Obama Know Something We Don’t Know?

By Elmer Beauregard Last week at the G8 President Obama called for an 80% reduction in CO2 by 2050, I think this will be a problem. By 2050 the earth’s population will increase, probably not double like it did in the last 50 years. But with heavily populated countries like …

How much cooling is enough?

By Walter E. Williams, WorldNetDaily.com Here’s what I wrote in last year’s column titled “The specter of global cooling” (Dec. 24, 2008): “Once laws are written, they are very difficult, if not impossible, to repeal. If a time would ever come when the permafrost returns to northern U.S., as far …

Sarah Palin Speaks Out On ‘Cap And Tax’

By Sarah Palin, washingtonpost.com There is no shortage of threats to our economy. America’s unemployment rate recently hit its highest mark in more than 25 years and is expected to continue climbing. Worries are widespread that even when the economy finally rebounds, the recovery won’t bring jobs. Our nation’s debt …

Obama’s drive for climate change bill delayed

By Richard Cowan, Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s push for quick action by Congress on climate change legislation suffered a setback on Thursday when the U.S. Senate committee leading the drive delayed work on the bill until September. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Barbara Boxer said …

Obama On Mount Rushmore?

by Elmer Beauregard Yesterday, Greenpeace defaced Mount Rushmore with a giant banner that had a picture of Obama and the words “Stop Global Warming”, they said if Barack Obama wanted his face on Mount Rushmore he better do just that. I say let’s put his mug on there because he …

Greenpeace activists scale Mount Rushmore in global warming protest

This handout photo courtesy of Greenpeace shows activists scaling Mount Rushmore yesterday and hung a banner urging US president Barack Obama to get tough on climate change next to the carved face of Abraham Lincoln. Photograph: Kate Davison/Greenpeace/AFP/Getty Images Environmentalists yesterday scaled Mount Rushmore and unfurled a banner along President …

Obama To Determine Global Temperature

By Elmer Beauregard President Obama has achieved Godlike status and is now determining what the globe’s temperature should be. In an article about the upcoming economic summit in Italy, it is stated that President Obama will limit the increase in the earth’s temperature to 2 degrees. Here is that quote. …

Thoughts on Consensus & Settled Science

Local Blogs – Guy Midkiff What is science? I decided to pay a visit to my online Merriam Webster Dictionary and see how they described science. According to them, science means the state of knowing : knowledge as distinguished from ignorance or misunderstanding. In order to know something, it must …