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Old 07-17-10, 12:49 PM   #1
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Man's impact on global warming started thousands of years ago

http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Science/.../14719996.html

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Old 07-17-10, 12:54 PM   #2
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great... they eat all the meat they want and we get to live with the consequences.

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Old 07-17-10, 03:18 PM   #3
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all we've done from day one is **** things up for our decendants.
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It will end up in P&R. According to some big (headed) politician I thought global warming began with Mr. Bush.
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In all likelihood, this earth will be spinning around the sun long after humans have vacated the premisses, just as it was long before humans appeared.

Volcanos have much more to do with climate than the various human related gaseous emmissions. The air is about as clean as it's ever been since the industrial revolution; it's WAAAYYYY cleaner thanit was in the 60's. The early environmental movement of the 60's which led the the clean air & clean water acts, and Nixon's creation (yeah, imagine that, Nixon!) of the EPA have effectively brought the Hudson River back to life, banished the day-glo sunsets over the NJ refineries, and have pretty much insured that rivers will no longer catch fire.

Coal fired electic plants and offshore drilling are not the all-evil that the Cap &Tax crew would like us to believe. Technology CAN make these things reasonably safe & secure, and heck - accidents happen!
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Old 07-17-10, 05:03 PM   #6
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jsharr's farts have much more to do with climate than the various human related gaseous emmissions.
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What move? We're discussing the impact of Jsharr's farts on global warming. Sounds foo'ish to me
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I guess I also implied up there that jsharr is not human.

Well, if you ask my wife, my farts may also be assisting in the destruction of the earth, so maybe I am in the same boat.
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What move? We're discussing the impact of Jsharr's farts on global warming. Sounds foo'ish to me
What is foo'ish is Jsharr's cute little doggy.
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Sure the Earth has been going through its natural cycles of hot to cold and sure humanity has influenced things along the way just as we are now.

The thing is this. There are 6 billion humans on the planet now and they need to be fed. What are we doing right NOW to make sure we are going to be able to feed all these people if the climate for crops is any different than it is now?

Do we know where we are going? Are we ready for it? Are we going to fight wars over food and water?

Sorry for being serious as I know this will get it sent to P&R.

Does a cute picture help,



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did you of y'all fart in my boat? It seems warmer and a bit different smelling up in the forecastle.
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I bet it all started when some caveman uttered the phrase "Hey! Watch this!"
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Do we know where we are going? Are we ready for it? Are we going to fight wars over food and water?

Sorry for being serious as I know this will get it sent to P&R.
Yes....we already fight over oil. Food and water will be next.
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Man's impact. Why is it always man's fault? Okay, it usually is man's fault, but you know what? This time, just this once... I BLAME WOMEN.
This! Did we have global warming before or after the feminist movement? Hmm?!
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This! Did we have global warming before or after the feminist movement? Hmm?!

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Good for them. I like it warm.
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I think that the Heat Death of the Universe is a little more pressing of a problem than Global Warming. I mean, which is bigger, Earth or the Universe?
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