In an interview with the Independent newspaper in Britain, Stephen Tindale, executive director of Greenpeace UK, said: "No one can ignore the relentless increase in extreme weather events and so-called natural disasters, which in reality are no more natural than a plastic Christmas tree." Speaking to the same newspaper, Friends of the Earth Director Tony Juniper pressed the argument home: "Here again are yet more events in the real world that are consistent with climate change predictions." It is perhaps appropriate that the strongest, recent refutation to such feverish assertions may be found in Michael Crichton's new thriller--also about environmental extremists, a tsunami and the myths of global warming.Read the rest of this WSJ article here.
Tuesday, December 28, 2004
Before the Bodies Are Buried
The left, wacko environmentalists are blaming global warming for earthquakes. The tsunami that killed 50,000 plus people is linked directly to the SUV you drive: