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  • Controversial head of Oregon Climate Service steps aside(AGW Gestapo)

    02/21/2008 12:23:41 PM PST · by Para-Ord.45 · 17 replies · 171+ views
    http://www.oregonlive.com/ ^ | February 21, 2008 08:48AM | Stuart Tomlinson
    The controversial head of the Oregon Climate Service -- stripped of the "state climatologist" title last year by Gov. Ted Kulongoski -- announced today that he will retire effective May 1. In February 2007, Kulongoski asked the president of Oregon State University to stop George Taylor from calling himself the state climatologist because of Taylor's skeptical stance on global warming. Taylor, who has a master's degree in meteorology and runs the state-funded Oregon Climate Service, has been widely known as Oregon's state climatologist since 1991. Technically, however, the position was discontinued along with federal funding in the late 1980s. The...
  • Kansas City Mayor refuses to cave into minority and activist hate group demands

    01/15/2008 12:38:54 PM PST · by WyCoKsRepublican · 21 replies · 750+ views
    Just aired on local radio: Mayor Mark Funkhouser holds a press conference expressing his regret that the SCLC (Southern Christian Leadership Conference) will not hold it's annual convention in KC in 2008. Under pressure to remove Frances Semler, a 73 year old grandmother, appointed by Mayor Funkhouser to the Board of Parks and Recreation Commission, who is also a member of the Minutemen, he has stood tall and has refused to cave to vicious and racist attacks at him and Ms. Semler.
  • No convincing evidence for decline in tropical forests

    01/07/2008 5:07:59 PM PST · by decimon · 19 replies · 57+ views
    University of Leeds ^ | January 7, 2007 | Unknown
    Claims that tropical forests are declining cannot be backed up by hard evidence, according to new research from the University of Leeds. This major challenge to conventional thinking is the surprising finding of a study published today in the Proceedings of the US National Academy of Sciences by Dr Alan Grainger, Senior Lecturer in Geography and one of the world's leading experts on tropical deforestation. "Every few years we get a new estimate of the annual rate of tropical deforestation,” said Dr Grainger. “They always seem to show that these marvellous forests have only a short time left. Unfortunately, everybody...
  • Abortion #1 killer of blacks, says Tennessee pastor

    08/06/2007 12:50:32 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 25 replies · 1,260+ views
    One News Now ^ | August 6, 2007 | Rusty Pugh
    The pastor of an African Methodist Episcopal church in Tennessee says blacks in America need to know that an enemy much more dangerous than the Ku Klux Klan and other hate groups snuffs out the lives of more blacks than do violence, accidents, and all diseases combined. Joseph Parker is pastor of Campbell Chapel AME Church in Pulaski, Tennessee, birthplace of the Ku Klux Klan. Parker says most blacks would agree that the Klan is viewed as the number-one enemy of blacks. Yet despite all the violence that group has committed over the years, the Tennessee pastor says it "pales...
  • Water Experts Find Earth’s Warming, Rainfall Linked to Sun

    07/28/2007 2:27:09 PM PDT · by brityank · 50 replies · 2,662+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | Tuesday, July 24, 2007 | Dennis T. Avery
    Variability of the sun’s irradiance, Global Warming Water Experts Find Earth’s Warming, Rainfall Linked to Sun By Dennis T. Avery, Hudson Institute Tuesday, July 24, 2007 A team of water experts says the pattern of droughts and floods in South Africa shows our global warming was triggered by the variability of the sun’s irradiance rather than by human-emitted CO2. They say variations in South African rainfall patterns are keyed to periodic reversals of the sun’s magnetic field—and to the constantly changing distance between the sun and the earth as both move through space. In South Africa, alternate 11-year sunspot...
  • Glaciers Growing in France, Switzerland, and Washington: Will Media Care?

    07/04/2007 4:52:37 PM PDT · by Coleus · 19 replies · 585+ views
    Glaciers Growing in France, Switzerland, and Washington: Will Media Care?Posted by Noel Sheppard One of the pet peeves of anthropogenic global warming skeptics is how the media and climate change alarmists like soon-to-be-Dr. Al Gore only address events supporting that which they conflate and abuse data to prove.A perfect example is the discussion concerning receding glaciers, as these folks will either ignore when such recession began, or the other possible environmental issues that many scientists believe to be responsible.Maybe even worse, the media alarmists will always ignore information that might throw a monkey wrench into the position they’re trying to...
  • Japan Official Resigns Over A-Bomb Quip

    07/02/2007 9:48:33 PM PDT · by james500 · 49 replies · 1,156+ views
    AP via ABC News ^ | Jul 3, 2007
    Japan's embattled defense minister resigned Tuesday over his comments suggesting the 1945 atomic bombings Hiroshima and Nagasaki were inevitable, news reports said. Fumio Kyuma had come under intense criticism from survivors of the bombing following the comments made over the weekend. He had apologized. Broadcaster NHK and NTV carried news of the resignation.
  • Alarmist global warming claims melt under scientific scrutiny

    06/30/2007 10:30:56 AM PDT · by NavVet · 61 replies · 2,014+ views
    Chicago Sun Times ^ | 30 June 07 | James Taylor
    Many of the assertions Gore makes in his movie, ''An Inconvenient Truth,'' have been refuted by science, both before and after he made them. Gore can show sincerity in his plea for scientific honesty by publicly acknowledging where science has rebutted his claims. For example, Gore claims that Himalayan glaciers are shrinking and global warming is to blame. Yet the September 2006 issue of the American Meteorological Society's Journal of Climate reported, "Glaciers are growing in the Himalayan Mountains, confounding global warming alarmists who recently claimed the glaciers were shrinking and that global warming was to blame."
  • IPCC Scientists Challenge Al Gore’s View of Global Warming Consensus

    06/29/2007 12:54:57 PM PDT · by Stoat · 23 replies · 1,956+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | June 29, 2007 | Noel Sheppard
    IPCC Scientists Challenge Al Gore’s View of Global Warming Consensus Posted by Noel Sheppard on June 29, 2007 - 13:36.The chinks in the armor that is a supposed scientific consensus regarding man’s role in global warming continued to grow this week when it was identified that many of the folks involved in the most recent report from the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change were not in agreement with the study’s findings.Didn't hear about this? Well, how could you? Nobody reported it!In fact, what you also didn't hear or read due to the media's universal eschewing of this...
  • Rejected [Anglicans vote against blessing same-sex unions]

    06/24/2007 3:21:28 PM PDT · by Clive · 21 replies · 602+ views
    CanWest News Service via National Post ^ | 2007-06-24 | Richard Foot
    WINNIPEG -- After a weekend of emotional debate, the Anglican Church of Canada has rejected a long campaign by its most liberal members to let priests bless the partnerships of same sex couples. About 300 delegates to the church's national meeting in Winnipeg voted Sunday against allowing blessing ceremonies for gays and lesbians. The decision complicates the position and future of the church because earlier in the day delegates approved a historic motion that said same-sex blessings did not violate the "core doctrines" of the church. The voting Sunday followed years of squabbling over the matter and theological study within...
  • Recycling Worsens Global Warming

    06/15/2007 1:43:56 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 39 replies · 1,146+ views
    TechWorld.com ^ | June 4, 2007 | Chris Mellor
    Recycling worsens global warming Chris Mellor June 4, 2007 Fancy some contrary thinking? Try this; if you want to save the planet from global warming, don't recycle. There is lots of muddled thinking around global warming. The UK government is proposing to have all goods marked with a carbon index to indicate their friendliness or antipathy to global warming. The index would measure the amount of carbon emitted during the goods' manufacture and whether it can be recycled or not. Recycled? What has that got to do with global warming? My instinctive reaction was: none. Why on earth should sticking...
  • Scientists Rally Around NASA Chief After Global Warming Comments (MSM will not report this)

    06/01/2007 2:03:03 PM PDT · by EPW Comm Team · 17 replies · 1,275+ views
    EWire ^ | June 1, 2007 | EPW Comm. Team
    For Immediate Release Scientists Rally Around NASA Chief After Global Warming Comments WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, Jun. 1 -/E-Wire/-- "NASA's top administrator, Michael Griffin, speaking on NPR radio made some refreshingly sensible comments about the present global warming scare," said Robert Ferguson, Director of the Science and Public Policy Institute. "Many rationalist scientists agree with him, clearly demonstrating there is no scientific consensus on man-made, catastrophic global warming," said Ferguson. Griffin said he doubted global warming is "a problem we must wrestle with," and that it is arrogant to believe that today's climate is the best we could have and...