Is Climate Change a Crime Against Humanity?

By: Thursday May 22, 2014 6:46 pm

Who could forget? At the time, in the fall of 2002, there was such a drumbeat of “information” from top figures in the Bush administration about the secret Iraqi program to develop weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and so endanger the United States. And who — other than a few suckers — could have doubted that Saddam Hussein was eventually going to get a nuclear weapon? The only question, as our vice president suggested on “Meet the Press,” was: Would it take one year or five? And he wasn’t alone in his fears.

 

US Suspects Balkan Floods Caused by Al Qaeda

By: Wednesday May 21, 2014 3:34 pm

Satire in response to the devastating floods in the Balkans, where they’ve received 3 months’ rain in 3 days (making California and most of the Western US Jealous), the US Government is on the alert for the perpetrators.

Southwestern Energy Exec Mark Boling Admits Fracking Link to Climate Change

By: Tuesday May 20, 2014 5:00 pm

An Executive of a major shale gas development company has conceded what scientists have been saying for years: global shale gas development has the potential to wreak serious climate change havoc.

Best known for his company’s hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) activity,Southwestern Energy Executive Vice President Mark Boling admitted his industry has a methane problem.

Somebody should do…uh, nevermind

By: Monday May 19, 2014 1:30 am

One story that sums up how modern ‘Murica solves its problems (I mean “doesn’t”).

Are These Politicians Waiting for Climate Change in New Exhibit?

By: Friday May 16, 2014 6:36 pm

Clamoring to be heard and nearly submerged in murky water, the men in grey suits all appear to be stepping inward and under. The Berlin-based exhibit left the image open to audience interpretation but it wasn’t long before folks on social media dubbed it an image of “politicians discussing global warming underwater”. The resulting tweet, sent out in March of this year, was mistaken as being the official vision of the artist’s and helped the image go viral.

Glaciers Melting In Antarctica ‘Passed The Point Of No Return’

By: Tuesday May 13, 2014 8:15 am

In yet another sign that climate change is unstoppable key glaciers in Antarctica are reportedly beyond the point of no return. Their destruction means scientists will have to once again revise their projections upward for how high sea levels are likely to rise. The glaciers, known as the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, would cause a [...]

Says the guy whose parents were so crazy they wouldn’t name him Ayn

By: Monday May 12, 2014 1:30 am

Pot calling the Kettle…well, certainly not black…

Get your Moias ready!

By: Wednesday May 7, 2014 1:49 am

Yes…and apparently in the right-wing mind the effects were first felt in the “American” province of Benghazi!

And the conservatives just nod their head and think, “mmmmm….softshelled clams”

By: Thursday May 1, 2014 1:30 am

I sure am glad climate change is one of those Nazi-like hoaxes, right?

Can Climate Change Be Stopped Politically?

By: Wednesday April 23, 2014 12:20 pm

Due to yesterday being Earth Day there were lots of articles discussing climate change. Most resembled the typical call to action on a variety of issues such as stopping the Keystone XL pipeline and the continued dire predictions by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) But one article seemed to capture not just the gravity of the problem by why America’s ruling oligarchy is going to do everything in their power to evade and overcome attempts to limit carbon emissions.

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