The Climate Change bugaboo
How did we get from reality to Greta Thunberg, Joe Biden and a Bloomberg columnist who says Exxon “threatens the continuation of human life on earth”?
Decades ago, casual theorizing suggested global warming might cause the oceans to stop circulating and North America to freeze over, giving rise to the 2004 cinematic and scientific disaster of a movie known as “The Day After Tomorrow.” …
A book by Steven Koonin, a theoretical physicist and chief scientist of the Obama Energy Department, demonstrat[es] what the science — the plain, recognized, consensus science — says about climate change: It won’t be catastrophic. It’s unlikely to be influenced in a major way by policy actions. — Holman Jenkins in the Wall Street Journal.
‘More [road] salt,
less [social] justice’
— constituent to defeated Ald. Rebecca Kemble (as reported by Dylan Brogan)
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This, that and the other thing The snooty art docent here at the Stately Manor, having been outbid at Christie’s auction of David Rockefeller’s art estate, has chosen this image from BBC for our computer screen saver. The composition is … Continue reading