Category Archives: It’s the environment

Flatlined and, Oh, By the Way, Those Numbers?…

Otherwise, however, not much is happening with global warming at the moment. The Earth’s average temperatures have stopped climbing since the beginning of the millennium, and it even looks as though global warming could come to a standstill this year. … Continue reading

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Michelle’s Arms Go To Market

I think the honeymoon is beginning to end.  *Snort* Let’s say you’re preparing dinner and you realize with dismay that you don’t have any certified organic Tuscan kale. What to do? Here’s how Michelle Obama handled this very predicament Thursday … Continue reading

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BMW Lightbulb Commercial

This commercial bothers me every time I see it. Watch it, then I will share my irritation with you: See the lightbulb the guy is holding?  It’s one of those abominations-of-environmental-insanity-dogooderism-gone-wrong compact flourescents.  I HATE those bulbs.  The light sucks, … Continue reading

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Don’t Tax Me Bro

I am LOVING watching the town hall meetings between congressmen and senators and their ticked off constituents.  Like this one in Austin, Texas: Just say no.  Just do it, okay? And then this one with Arlen Specter.  Hilarity results when … Continue reading

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Grateful Earth Day

To celebrate this ridiculous “holiday”, I’ll list a few ways our pristine, lovely wonderful world can kill us without any anthropogenic global warming needed.  See, if Earth was a woman, she’s a cutter. Volcanoes (general).  Volcanic activity can change the … Continue reading

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Killing Small Farms

Imagine going to buy tomatoes next year from the Tom, the guy you’ve bought freshly picked, locally grown tomatoes from every year for 20 years.  You notice that the tomatoes are expensive this year.  Really expensive.  You also notice many … Continue reading

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VDH on The Battered American

Victor Davis Hanson’s post on The Battered American is spot on.  Spot. On. Here is just a taste: “Unlike your Treasury Secretary, who runs the IRS, I never cheat. I don’t write off my kid’s camp as a business expense—hell, … Continue reading

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Green Policy Aggrevated Wild Fires

The horrible wild fires in Australia have killed dozens of people.  And they are wild fires only because they are out of control, it appears that many were set. In an article from The Age, groups of survivors blame the … Continue reading

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VDH – A Hunka Hunka Burnin Love – Updated with More Love

Victor Davis Hanson once again distills down the whole economic dealio in one article.  And I heart him for it.  Really, it’s one word: Fail.  Go read it now….. See, wasn’t that refreshing? This is my favorite paragraph: Our culture … Continue reading

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