Global Warming Follies

Hyperbole as policy

Posted in Common Sense by tjgavin on September 22, 2009

Can you say “desperate’?

UNITED NATIONS (CNN) — President Obama joined other world leaders Tuesday in calling for immediate and substantive steps to combat climate change, saying failure to act now would bring “irreversible catastrophe.”

As the world gets cooler the rhetoric gets more desperate.



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  1. Charlie said,

    Its notable that the developed nations are the ones upping the ante on the words – this week Gordon Brown chipped in too – I think they are afraid their tax goldmine that is the global warming bogeyman is looking like it might disappear before they can pass “green” legislation that will be hard to undo..

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