Warmth is no Worry but Cold Kills

Warmth is no Worry but Cold Kills

“LETHAL” VS. “LIFE-SUSTAINING” by Viv Forbes, ©2017, carbon-sense.com (Oct. 26, 2017) — It was ice, not global warming, that killed and entombed millions of mammoths and woolly rhinos in Siberia and Alaska. It was unrelenting cold and then ice, not global warming, that forced the Vikings out of Greenland. It was bitter winters, not heat […]

Reality-Based Climate Forecasting

Reality-Based Climate Forecasting

CONTINUING TO FOCUS ON  CARBON DIOXIDE AS THE DRIVING FORCE WILL JUST BRING MORE BOGUS PREDICTIONS by Paul Driessen, ©2017 (Jan. 8, 2017) — These days, even shipwreck museums showcase evidence of climate change. After diving recently among Key West’s fabled ship-destroying barrier reefs, I immersed myself in exhibits from the Nuestra Senora de Atocha, […]

Please, Please, Democrats, Sue to Defend Climate Change

Please, Please, Democrats, Sue to Defend Climate Change

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, ©2016, President, NARLO (Jul. 24, 2016) — In a Heritage Foundation Daily Signal article it was reported that “Fifteen (15) Democrat Attorney Generals from as many states have threatened legal action and huge fines against certain industries, Exxon Mobile being one, to force them to open […]

Fuel Me or Fool Me

Fuel Me or Fool Me

AMERICA HAS CENTURIES OF FOSSIL FUELS, BUT HYDROCARBON DENIERS WANT TO STRANGLE OUR FUTURE by Paul Driessen, ©2016 (Jul. 9, 2016) — Fool me once, the adage says, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. The reality-based fossil fuel version states: Fuel me for 150 years, fuel me forever – or at least until […]

New Methane Regulations an Expensive Mistake

New Methane Regulations an Expensive Mistake

“DELIBERATE DECEPTION” by Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris (Jun. 17, 2016) — Bureaucrats have been given another political target in their misguided war on fossil fuels—methane. Methane emissions occur throughout the natural gas industry, for example. They come from normal operations and maintenance as well as due to unintended and irregular leaks and equipment […]

Climate Debate Dominated by ‘Duckspeakers’

Climate Debate Dominated by ‘Duckspeakers’

TIME TO RELEARN THE LESSONS OF NINETEEN EIGHTY-FOUR by Tom Harris, Executive Director, ICSC, ©2016 (May 28, 2016) — In Oceania, the dystopian society of George Orwell’s novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, a new language was created by the government to control the thinking patterns of the populace.  Officially labeled ‘Newspeak’, it was the first language that, […]

Deep-Sixing Another Useful Climate Myth

Deep-Sixing Another Useful Climate Myth

THE VAUNTED “97% CONSENSUS” ON DANGEROUS MANMADE GLOBAL WARMING IS JUST MORE MALARKEY by David R. Legates, ©2016 (Apr. 10, 2016) — By now, virtually everyone has heard that “97% of scientists agree:  Climate change is real, manmade and dangerous.” Even if you weren’t one of his 31 million followers who received this tweet from President […]

What Would Life Be Like Without Toilet Paper?

What Would Life Be Like Without Toilet Paper?

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, ©2016, President, NARLO (Mar. 27, 2016) — Forgive us for entering into a subject that is best left in the bathroom, but without certain items of biological comfort we could be sent back to the dark days of outhouses and Sears catalogues.  With the insanity that is radical […]

Remember the Climate!

Remember the Climate!

OBAMA ORDERS PENTAGON, GENERALS AND ADMIRALS TO MAKE CLIMATE CHANGE “JOB ONE” by Paul Driessen, ©2016 (Feb. 21, 2016) — Military triumphs and catastrophes have often hinged on how well (or luckily) armies and navies employed, avoided or benefited from weather and other natural events. Severe storms helped the British navy defeat Spain’s Armada in 1588. […]

Reprieve! Binding Paris Treaty Now Voluntary Mush

Reprieve! Binding Paris Treaty Now Voluntary Mush

BUT OBAMA STILL WANTS TO SEND US ENERGY USE AND LIVING STANDARDS BACKWARD by Paul Driessen and Roger Bezdek, ©2015 (Dec. 13, 2015) — Paris climate talks this week descended into madcap all-night negotiations, as delegates desperately tried to salvage some kind of agreement beyond empty promises to do something sometime about what Obama insists is […]

A New Strategy for Tax Cheats

A New Strategy for Tax Cheats

YOU CAN GUESS WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF YOU USED THE SAME TACTICS THAT CLIMATE ALARMISTS EMPLOY by Paul Driessen, ©2015 (Dec. 7, 2015) — Suppose you’ve been using some creative data, accounting and legal interpretations for years to reduce your tax bill – and the IRS suddenly flags you for a full-blown audit. Instead of trembling […]

The Real Agenda of the 2015 Paris Climate Change Conference

The Real Agenda of the 2015 Paris Climate Change Conference

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, ©2015, President, NARLO (Oct. 25, 2015) — Once again, world leaders, climate scientists, environmentalists and socialists will be gathering in Paris, France, between November 30 and December 11, 2015, to discuss obtaining a world agreement on the reduction of greenhouse gases in what is called a […]

Just How Are You Going To Overcome The Freeloader’s Vote?

Just How Are You Going To Overcome The Freeloader’s Vote?

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, ©2015, President, NARLO (Jun. 28, 2015) — In a recent article we wrote this:  “The power of the Progressives has grown to the point that more Americans find a sleazy, hopelessly corrupt, power hungry, insanely ambitious, half man, ‘What-Difference-Does-It-Make’ Hillary Clinton, a better candidate for president […]

Harper’s Climate Pledge is Hot Air

Harper’s Climate Pledge is Hot Air

CANADA HAS NO WAY TO ENSURE THAT DEVELOPING NATIONS KEEP THEIR COMMITMENTS by Tom Harris, ©2015 (May 28, 2015) — In announcing the Stephen Harper government’s new greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction targets earlier this month, Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq said Canada will “work with our international partners to establish an international agreement in Paris that includes […]

Vetoing Bipartisan Energy, Job and Economic Growth

Vetoing Bipartisan Energy, Job and Economic Growth

OBAMA MAKES IT CLEAR THAT THE ONLY “COMMON GROUND” HE RESPECTS IS HIS LIBERAL TURF by Paul Driessen, ©2015 (Jan. 10, 2015) — New Republican members were still being sworn in and expressing their desire for bipartisan initiatives, when Obama said he would veto the Keystone pipeline, ObamaCare fixes and other bills that run counter to […]

Needed: Accurate Climate Forecasts

Needed: Accurate Climate Forecasts

FOCUSING ON CARBON DIOXIDE (BECAUSE THAT’S WHERE THE MONEY IS) THREATENS FORECASTS, AND LIVES by Paul Driessen and David R. Legates, ©2014   (Nov. 23, 2014) — Obama’s agreement with China is about as credible as his “affordable care” pronouncements. Pleistocene glaciers repeatedly buried almost half of the Northern Hemisphere under a mile of ice. The […]

EPA’s Next Wave of Job-Killing CO2 Regulations

EPA’s Next Wave of Job-Killing CO2 Regulations

UNLEASHING EPA BUREAUCRATS ON AMERICAN BUREAUCRATS ON AMERICAN LIVELIHOODS, LIVING STANDARDS AND LIBERTIES by David Rothbard and Craig Rucker (Jun. 6, 2014) — Supported by nothing but assumptions, faulty computer models and outright falsifications of what is actually happening on our planet, Obama, his Environmental Protection Agency and their allies have issued more economy-crushing rules […]

The Myth of the Climate Change ‘97%’

The Myth of the Climate Change ‘97%’

WHAT IS THE ORIGIN OF THE FALSE BELIEF – CONSTANTLY REPEATED – THAT ALMOST ALL SCIENTISTS AGREE ABOUT GLOBAL WARMING? by Joseph Bast and Roy Spencer, ©2014 (Jun. 4, 2014) — Secretary of State John Kerry recently warned graduating students at Boston College of the “crippling consequences” of climate change. “Ninety-seven percent of the world’s […]

Just Assume We Have a Climate Crisis

Just Assume We Have a Climate Crisis

IMPOSE JOB-KILLING POLICIES ON THE ASSUMPTION THAT HUMANS ARE CAUSING A CO2-DRIVEN CATACLYSM by Paul Driessen, ©2014 (Jun. 2, 2014) — Climate modelers and disaster proponents remind me of the four guys who were marooned on an island, after their plane went down. The engineer began drawing plans for a boat; the lumberjack cut trees […]

Will the Supreme Court Permit EPA Climate Fraud?

Will the Supreme Court Permit EPA Climate Fraud?

IF IT DOES, THE IMPACTS ON OUR LIVES, LIVELIHOODS, LIBERTIES AND LIVING STANDARDS WILL BE ENORMOUS by Paul Driessen, ©2014 (Mar. 3, 2014) — The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments in Utility Air Regulatory Group v. Environmental Protection Agency. The case will determine how far EPA can extend its regulatory overreach, to control “climate […]