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“Your medical needs offend the Earth. Go away!”

Posted by: Phineas on April 6, 2012 at 1:35 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas An elderly grandmother in the UK has been told by her NHS (1) clinic to find another doctor, because the “carbon footprint” of her two-mile round-trip is too big: Avril Mulcahy, 83, was told to address the “green travelling issues” over her journeys from her home in Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, to the West […]

 

Dear Sanctimonious Greens: your beloved electric cars harm Gaea!!

Posted by: Phineas on February 13, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Your goddess will be angry with you… According to a recent study by researchers at UT-Knoxville, electric cars have a greater pollution impact than comparable (and evil, EVIL, EVIL!!) gasoline-powered vehicles: “An implicit assumption has been that air quality and health impacts are lower for electric vehicles than for conventional vehicles,” [Chris] […]

 

More Green dreams shattered

Posted by: Phineas on January 10, 2012 at 2:31 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Two posts at Watts Up With That bring news that that ought to turn the Gaea-cultists’ sweet dreams into nightmares. First, a study from Civitas in the UK demolishes any idea that wind-power is a practical, economic alternate energy source: The focus on wind-power, driven by the renewables targets, is preventing Britain […]

 

Only the space aliens can save Earth from us!

Posted by: Phineas on August 21, 2011 at 5:53 pm » 16 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Really, the eco-loons must be getting desperate. With their credibility collapsing like Al Gore’s psyche and fewer and fewer people regarding the Great Demon Global Warming as a genuine threat, it’s apparently not enough to threaten that the Earth herself might punish us. Nope. Unless we mend our ways, something worse is […]

 

The wind-power farce

Posted by: Phineas on July 3, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Maybe “scam” would be a better word for something that is pushed as a “green solution” to anthropogenic global warming (1) , yet doesn’t do what it promises to do, but what it does do is done at tremendous public cost, all while making the alleged problem worse. In the UK, wind […]

 

Obama: “Drill there, drill now!”

Posted by: Phineas on April 27, 2011 at 5:24 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas This continuing self-inflicted wound on the American economy via the administration’s refusal to tap our own resources has to be deliberate, a matter of ideological choice. How else does one explain Obama’s demand that others pump more oil, but not us? Amid a surge in the cost of gasoline, President Barack Obama […]

 

The grenade in your lamp

Posted by: Phineas on April 20, 2011 at 3:04 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Hey, you know those twisty compact fluorescent bulbs we’re being “encouraged” to buy because incandescents are so evil? You know, the light bulbs that are going to save the planet, because they’re (begin pious look) sustainable (sigh wistfully, end pious look)? They can explode and burn your house down: A compact fluorescent […]

 

Should Mother Earth be given “human rights”?

Posted by: ST on April 12, 2011 at 6:23 pm » 10 Comments

Bolivia seems to think so: UNITED NATIONS — Bolivia will this month table a draft United Nations treaty giving “Mother Earth” the same rights as humans — having just passed a domestic law that does the same for bugs, trees and all other natural things in the South American country. The bid aims to have […]

 

European Union to ban cars by 2050?

Posted by: Phineas on March 29, 2011 at 9:50 pm » 9 Comments

**Posted by Phineas In order to fight a problem that does not exist, the monster under the bed anthropogenic global warming, the European Union is pushing to ban automobiles by 2050: The European Commission on Monday unveiled a “single European transport area” aimed at enforcing “a profound shift in transport patterns for passengers” by 2050. […]

 

California: Judge suspends implementation of job-killing “greenhouse gas” law

Posted by: Phineas on March 22, 2011 at 2:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas A rare victory for commonsense in the Golden State: Judge places California’s global warming program on hold A San Francisco superior court judge has put California’s sweeping plan to curb greenhouse gas pollution on hold, saying the state did not adequately evaluate alternatives to its cap-and-trade program. In a 35-page decision, Judge […]