Global warming (page 34)

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    Man bites dog story: TIME climate alarmist says nice things about nukes

    This forum has noted in the past TIME magazine writer Bryan Walsh‘s regularly skewed coverage of the global warming debate. That’s why it’s interesting to read in the latest TIME that Walsh has nice things to say about a new documentary, “Pandora’s Promise,” that focuses on…
    Mitch Kokai, July 1, 2013
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    Obama’s climate speech reminds Barron’s D.C. columnist of a Clinton-era movie

    Jim McTague, the “D.C. Current” columnist for Barron’s, listened to the president’s recent speech on climate change and recalled a piece of relatively recent pop-culture history. One of the hit movies of 1997 was Wag the Dog, the tale of a White House spin…
    Mitch Kokai, July 1, 2013
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    The high cost of global warming alarmism

    Extravagant claims about global warming would be relatively harmless if they were left to academics trying to gin up research grant dollars. But as the latest Bloomberg Businessweek reports, misuse of the science surrounding climate change can have a major negative impact on the economy.
    Mitch Kokai, June 25, 2013
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    About that global warming ‘consensus’

    Want more evidence that global warming alarmists are far from the disinterested scientific observers they pretend to be? Check out this Human Events article from James Taylor. Global warming alarmists have been caught doctoring the results of a widely cited paper asserting there is a 97…
    Mitch Kokai, June 19, 2013
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    Substituting snark for substance

    Six years ago, when the John Locke Foundation hosted a Global Warming Tour in North Carolina to highlight some of the key facts associated with the climate debate, one of presenter Joel Schwartz’s ideas generated some snickers from the alarmist camp. Actually, it’s more accurate to say…
    Mitch Kokai, June 14, 2013
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    This week’s Carolina Journal Online Friday interview features Donna Martinez’s conversation with Roy Cordato about important climate change news that attracted little attention from mainstream media outlets. John Hood’s Daily Journal highlights more evidence of the link between state tax policy and economic growth.
    Mitch Kokai, May 24, 2013
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    Hayward details the climate alarmists’ woes

    Steven Hayward shares with Weekly Standard readers some inconvenient facts for those who spout alarmist lines in the climate science debate. After two decades of steady and substantial global temperature increase from 1980 to 1998, the pause in warming is causing a crisis for…
    Mitch Kokai, April 24, 2013
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    Bans on top of bans

    Did you happen to catch the news over the weekend that 140 countries have agreed to sign a UN mercury pollution reduction treaty? Mercury is legitimately nasty stuff, and mercury poisoning can cause all sorts of brain, sensory, and kidney problems.  You know the phrase “mad as…
    Julie Tisdale, January 23, 2013