Friday, January 18, 2013

Heavy snowfall leads to hundreds of flight cancellations in Germany and Austria
“We’ve cleared both of our runways three times already today,” said Edgar Engert, a Munich airport spokesman.
C3: NOAA: Accelerating Global Warming Is Not Happening - CO2 Wrongly Accused
Scientifically corrupt IPCC scientists, and their disgraceful, pathetic parrots in the MSM, have claimed that global warming has been rapid and accelerating over recent years due to CO2 - in fact, these claims are easily dis-proven by the latest NOAA research
Group plans billboard campaign to stir climate change debate «
The Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit advocating free-market solutions for environmental issues, is launching the billboard ad campaign this week using a quote from the president to dispute the allegation that climate change was responsible for Hurricane Sandy.
Why Did Cap and Trade Fail? - The Daily Beast
[Megan McArdle] Before Obama said he was serious about reducing emissions, belief in AGW was a symbolic belief with no personal cost. Once that belief might actually result in legislation, people backed away.

I don't want to get into an argument about climate science here, so let's just assume arguendo that the skeptics are wrong, wrong, wrong. It does not therefore follow that the public would have enthusiastically embraced cap and trade if not for those darned skeptics. People do not like to make painful personal sacrifices for the sake of people who aren't born yet and mostly live in very far away places (that being who will bear most of the brunt of global warming).
...I continue to support substantial carbon [dioxide hoax scam] taxes.

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