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"Global Warming" gets a re-branding

RJ~PWCM~JLA 2012/03/21 18:34:06
After years of swearing it's about "Earth in the balance", the Global Warming Profiteers have realized that their old sales pitch is dead. Kaput. FAILED!

So now they've adopted a new one to promote their elitist profit-making scheme. It relies on so-called "kitchen-table issues" such as gas prices and kids choking on pollutants.

Can you spell S - C - A - M???


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http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0312/74263.html

Shhhh! Don’t talk about global warming!

There’s been a change in climate for Washington’s greenhouse gang, and they’ve come to this conclusion: To win, they have to talk about other topics, like gas prices and kids choking on pollutants.

More than two years since Democrats’ cap-and-trade plan died in Congress, the strategic shift represents a reluctant acknowledgment from environmentalists that they’ve lost ground by tackling global warming head-on. Their best bet now lies in a bit of a bait and switch: Help elect global warming fighters by basing campaigns on kitchen-table issues.

“You don’t have to be James Carville to figure out that talking about people’s health and the health of their children … is going to make a difference to the average voter,” Daniel Weiss, director of climate strategy at the Center for American Progress Action Fund, said.

Read the whole thing:
http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0312/74263.html
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(NOTE: The George Soros-funded Center for American Progress, that is.)



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  • TheTruth1313 2012/03/21 18:40:38
    TheTruth1313
    +10
    And the stupidity continues........
    What makes me laugh is that a number of those that were studying this have already come forward and admitted that they skewed their info purposely to achieve false-positives.
    Global Warming is a hoax and yet another way to keep the voters away from paying attention to the truly important issues.
    Remember folks, anything associated with Al Gore is usually a very stupid idea.
    Man-bear-pig

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  • Kirino Turings... 2012/03/22 02:14:46
  • Turings... Kirino 2012/03/22 02:22:41
  • Kirino Turings... 2012/03/22 02:26:29
  • Turings... Kirino 2012/03/22 02:29:05
    TuringsChild
    +1
    The point is, science is always making stupid mistakes like that, then they say, oh, it's all right now. NOW we know what we're talking about!"

    Yeah, right.
  • Kirino Turings... 2012/03/22 02:51:56
  • Turings... Kirino 2012/03/22 03:13:31
    TuringsChild
    Small comfort to the victims of 'old' science...
    http://scholar.google.com/sch...
  • Kirino Turings... 2012/03/22 03:19:12
  • Flaming... Kirino 2012/03/22 03:36:06
    Flamingolady
    +1
    THIMEROSAL. For one so well versed in the use of the chemical used to deliver a vaccine quicker, please use the correct spelling. No offense, just an observation from one who has done probably 140 hours of research on the subject.
  • Kirino Flaming... 2012/03/22 05:42:21
  • Flaming... Kirino 2012/03/22 13:19:55
    Flamingolady
    +1
    Thank you for the info, if it was intended as info and not just a snide put down. When my grand daughter was diagnosed at 13 with having Asperger's Syndrome, I delved into the subject and have spent a lot of time looking into the causes of autism.
  • RJ~PWCM... Flaming... 2012/03/22 14:23:00
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    Ooooh, sorry, Joan, looks like you just don't measure up to her VERY rigorous intellectual standards.

    (With nose in the air) "I hereby pronounce that 140 hours is not at all a long time"

    lol!
  • Kirino RJ~PWCM... 2012/03/22 16:04:40
  • RJ~PWCM... Kirino 2012/03/22 16:26:43
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    Yes, we all BOW DOWN to your INTELLECTUAL SUPERIORITY!!!

    cat bowing
  • Flaming... RJ~PWCM... 2012/03/23 03:42:08
    Flamingolady
    +1
    I know. The sad point of this is that children, 1 in 110 are now suffering with the disease. And on top of that their families suffer, too. The outrage is that when anyone questions the 35 vaccines that the babies now have to take, forced by the government, they are treated like this person feels they can.
  • Kirino Flaming... 2012/03/22 16:01:20
  • RJ~PWCM... Kirino 2012/03/22 16:27:09
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    This isn't personal, but you're a moron.
  • Kirino RJ~PWCM... 2012/03/22 16:44:59
  • RJ~PWCM... Kirino 2012/03/22 16:47:18
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    Should have known the joke would be over the head of a self-centered self-absorbed narcissistic lib.
  • Kirino RJ~PWCM... 2012/03/22 16:54:34
  • Flaming... Kirino 2012/03/23 03:40:00
    Flamingolady
    +1
    Right, and there has never been ONE independent or legitimate study done on the link between autism and vaccinations. Every single "study" has a member of a drug company on the panel. Follow the money. If there is no reason for there to be a link, why then does the US have a Vaccine Court and why have so many cases been awarded settlements? Why are 1 in 110 children suddenly being diagnosed? These are definitely rehtorical questions, since answers are usually the ones that the governments have issued.
  • Kirino Flaming... 2012/03/23 07:53:55
  • Flaming... Turings... 2012/03/22 03:41:54
    Flamingolady
    +2
    The only reason that the US forces vaccines, and there are now 35 that children are forced to have, is because of the drug company lobbyists. Period. Follow the money. Besides thimerosal in the vaccines, there are bovine fetal cells, human embryo cells, aspertame (yeah why the hell should a vaccine be sweet?), mice brain cells, and the list goes on and on. Do some research, google vaccine ingredients. And don't give me any crap unless you have a grand daughter with autism. Period.
  • Turings... Flaming... 2012/03/22 03:45:35
    TuringsChild
    +1
    Well said! Thank you!
  • Turings... Kirino 2012/03/25 01:31:59
    TuringsChild
    +1
    I must admit, you have a great deal of FAITH in science. So much that you refuse to look at all the falsified data that has been found. Who KNOWS how much falsified data hasn't been uncovered?
  • Kirino Turings... 2012/03/25 02:57:22
  • RJ~PWCM... Kirino 2012/03/25 17:14:21
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    "First: there are no sacred truths; all assumptions must be critically examined; arguments from authority are worthless."

    This is exactly right.

    And the complete antithesis of "the science is settled" and "the debate is over".
  • Kirino RJ~PWCM... 2012/03/25 17:40:51
  • RJ~PWCM... Kirino 2012/03/25 18:31:36
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    "If you look at the peer reviewed scientific literature, the debate is over." (Al Gore)
    http://www.hark.com/clips/tks...

    The science is settled, Gore told the lawmakers.
    http://www.npr.org/templates/...


    I know. You're gonna tell me that when Gore is right he's right, but when he's wrong he's wrong, and *you'll* be the judge of when he's right and wrong.
  • Kirino RJ~PWCM... 2012/03/25 18:41:55
  • RJ~PWCM... Kirino 2012/03/25 18:48:48
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    Right. "Get over Al Gore".

    When I hear the "global warming scientists" denounce him in public, I'll stop giving him any credence.

    Up above you said "Science is never over."

    But now you're saying it "can be over."

    IOW, it's over when YOU decide it's over? Wrong.
  • Kirino RJ~PWCM... 2012/03/25 19:10:09
  • RJ~PWCM... Kirino 2012/03/25 21:41:28
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    There's lots of evidence to the contrary. Don't tell me Algore is the only one who believes the "debate is over". Climategate revealed that there is a concerted ongoing effort to prevent dissenting voices from being published in the journals.
  • Kirino RJ~PWCM... 2012/03/25 21:49:15
  • mich52 2012/03/21 23:12:23
  • freespire 2012/03/21 22:56:48
    freespire
    +1
    Don't matter how they want to label it were all stilled dead thanks to these people who say greed is good. money what a crook it has no life to live and sure will not save a person from death.
  • Midnite12 2012/03/21 19:49:53
    Midnite12
    +2
    For the children? Of course! Everything has to have "For the children" in it for people to even notice, let alone care.
    Bitter lol cat
  • RJ~PWCM... Midnite12 2012/03/21 19:51:04
    RJ~PWCM~JLA
    +2
    Right! What humans exhale causes asthma in children , lol!
  • Pat 2012/03/21 19:33:25
    Pat
    +1
    The earth IS warming. The ice caps ARE melting. We ARE polluting the atmosphere with more and more carbon emissions thereby destroying the ozone layer and allowing dangerous radiation to reach the earth. Whatever you call it. It's happening and if we don't do something NOW, there will be no stopping it. I don't know how people don't see this. I see it every season when summer comes earlier, winter doesn't have as much snow, spring flowers pop up in March instead of April and then there's the loss of many species that depend on the polar ice caps and an oxygenated ocean.
  • Justin.... Pat 2012/03/21 20:10:04
    Justin.Long
    +2
    quick tell me the average snowfall of the northwest America in 1697?
  • Pat Justin.... 2012/03/22 00:51:39
    Pat
    No clue...but I'm sure you'll tell me.

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