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Old 01-29-12, 06:51 AM
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Originally Posted by skijor View Post
Blame it on climate change (that isn't happening).
I work with a hardcore conservative talk-radio/Fox News kinda guy, and every flipping snow event or cold snap will say, "I love this global warming stuff." Now when we're having 60's in January and I say, "Must be that global warming stuff, huh?", he gives me stat's about how the average temperature over the last 40 years is actually down, blah, blah, blah and other facts "that everyone knows." Just a real life example of the anti-science, neo-Dark Ages approach to life that is so prevalent among both the right & left (e.g. the whole Occupy movement's ignorance about how capitalism works).
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