Hillary Clinton shaking down Exxon

    From the International Business Times Hillary Clinton is now supporting a federal investigation of ExxonMobil following the latestdisclosures that the giant oil company worked to hide the effects of climate change. Her call for an investigation comes only months after the company decided to stop sponsoring her family’s foundation. Of course it’s Hillary, so this isn’t even the best of the worst of it. What she wants | Read More »

    The Trump campaign in a nutshell

    US Employment 2007 – 2015 If you want to understand why Trump’s campaign has been completely immune to failings that would have destroyed any other politician and rendered them the political equivalent of a superfund site, all you need to do is look at the above chart. This isn’t employment numbers as percentages, but employment numbers as totals reported by the | Read More »

    Ok the Science is in we need to start burning more oil and set the coal mines afire

    Solar activity predicted to fall 60% in 2030s, to ‘mini ice age’ levels:   A new model of the Sun’s solar cycle is producing unprecedentedly accurate predictions of irregularities within the Sun’s 11-year heartbeat. The model draws on dynamo effects in two layers of the Sun, one close to the surface and one deep within its convection zone. Predictions from the model suggest that solar | Read More »

    Illegal Immigration and Sanctuary cities getting moved to the front burner

    I have to say thanks to  Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) 84% for proposing this piece of legislation today. “The senseless murder of a young woman in San Francisco last week tragically illustrates that the politicization of the immigration debate has now swamped even common-sense efforts to protect public safety. It is unacceptable that cities would issue ordinances that explicitly aim to frustrate federal immigration laws that | Read More »

    Making the point on Global Warming

      The red portion of this image is the CO2 added by mankind to the atmosphere in the last 265 years. The black portion is the rest of the atmosphere*.  (You may have to squint to see the red).   *  by the IPCC estimates atmospheric CO2 has increased by 99 parts per million since 1750 in the picture the representation is doubled just to | Read More »

    Obama threatens to veto science at the E.P.A.

    If someone from the government  were to say to you, sorry you can’t run your business the way you have been , because I have proof it would harm the environment. Would you want to know about the “Proof” ? If the same person then handed you a conclusion, with no data, no disclosure of methods and what amounts to nothing more than a long | Read More »

    Environmentalists discover biofuels are a bad idea

    Looks like at least some environmentalists finally realized that people have to eat, Turning plant matter into liquid fuel or electricity is so inefficient that the approach is unlikely ever to supply a substantial fraction of global energy demand, the report found. It added that continuing to pursue this strategy — which has already led to billions of dollars of investment — is likely to | Read More »

    New evidence shows long term climate change very real

    Unfortunately for us its getting colder at least according to this study in Nature.   It turns out the warmest period in recent history isn’t the current age, but the Roman warm period 2000 years ago and that since then the globe has been cooling by half a degree Fahrenheit every 1000 years.  Well at least its a relief I won’t have to find a | Read More »

    Petition demands investigation of Chris Dodd for bribery

    From the: Do our laws apply to democrats file ? Chris Dodd arguably one of the great exemplars of why Americans feel our political system is broken let loose with this jewel on Fox News today “Those who count on quote ‘Hollywood’ for support need to understand that this industry is watching very carefully who’s going to stand up for them when their job is | Read More »

    When scientists put their hands over their ears and shout loudly “We don’t want to hear you”

    Or when the leftists in science decide to scientifically blacklist everyone that disagrees with them, especially the most credible dissenters. First: From the proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences: Expert Credibility in climate change Second: The list Skeptic Authors Table Abstract of the paper. Although preliminary estimates from published literature and expert surveys suggest striking agreement among climate scientists on the tenets of anthropogenic | Read More »