In a February 12 2015 letter to the editor of New York State’s North Country Now, an anonymous reader asks, “What Global Warming? Whatever happened to global warming? I feel short changed!” You see, it’s been cold lately. How could that be if we’re experiencing global warming?
From where I sit as I write this, I can look outside through a window, and see, even in the dim light of this early hour, that it is very snowy, and very cold, outside. It is easy to forget, in these conditions, that last
“There has been essentially no global warming since 1998.” — S. Fred. Singer, December 29 2014 “Bullshit.” — NASA Even S. Fred Singer, famous for his stretching of data to deny global warming, is having a hard time using 1998 any more; he has to
Here at Irregular Times, we’re assembling a database to closely following the actions of the members of the new 114th Congress; look for it to come out early next week. As we’ve been working on the database, one name has been noticeably missing from all roll
Lisa Haven, writing for the right wing web site Before It’s News, predicts a wide range of disaster for 2015. She forecasts “the rise of a One World Religion, an economic collapse, policed streets, and more Biblical end times signs… riots, earthquakes and likely numerous
At the WyoSkeptic blog, a new post has been placed in the “global cooling” category, a category that contains dozens of entries. WyoSkeptic’s latest post “shows” that global warming cannot be happening because the town of Gillette, Wyoming shows little change from 1978-2014. The difference
Recent headlines suggest that the global cooling meme is still hot: The Coeur D’Alene Press – Global cooling to intensify in the next 15-20 years. Breitbart News – Global Cooling: Fall Snowstorm Stalls Northeast The Inquisitr – Vladimir Putin Has Russia Invading Ukraine Over Global
On November 2014, Republican member of Congress and global warming denier Vicky Hartzler noticed it was cold. This, she decided, was proof enough to ridicule the idea of global warming. So she took to Twitter: Rep. Hartzler is in her 54th year on Earth.
I have been silent too long on this subject, worrying that the Speech Police are going to silence me. No more – I shall be brave. I am a climate skeptic. There, I said it. I am a skeptic of wild assertions about climate change
“What Global Warming?” This is the question that conservative media pundits continue to ask. By asking the question rhetorically, conservatives invite you to think of the cool days of autumn and to forget the more general global trends. While the pundits play political games, the
A professional adventurer named Alex Bellini has decided that he’s going to spend an entire year living on an iceberg off the coast of Greenland. His purpose: To show people that climate change is something they should pay attention to. Bellini also says he’ll be