Scientists Baffled By Unknown Source of Ozone-Depleting Chemical
So why has every environmental initiative in the past 40 years been pushed by the Democrats and resisted by the Republicans?
How the fuck did this get +4 insightful? The Kosdot is strong today. Let's go back less than 40 yrs ago to the Byrd-Hagel resolution that passed 95-0 in the US senate prior to Clinton signing the Kyoto Protocol. Do you honestly believe there were 95 republican senators at that time? Hint there wasn't.
Algorithm Predicts US Supreme Court Decisions 70% of Time
No, the original intent was to ensure that slave owners could form militias to prevent slave revolts. The Founders were well aware of the inability of militias to stand against a professional army as consistently demonstrated in the American Revolution.
Federalist #46 would be to differ.
Jesse Jackson: Tech Diversity Is Next Civil Rights Step
being a USian
American, you jackass, United States of America, shortens to American. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland shortens to British, not UKian.
After NSA Spying Flap, Germany Asks CIA Station Chief to Depart
like Scooter Libby outing Valerie Plame
You misspelled Richard Armitage. Btw, no one was convicted of outing Valerie Plame, Scooter was convicted of lying to investigators, and his prison sentence was commuted, not pardoned.
How Japan Lost Track of 640kg of Plutonium
Regarding the lost 1410 lbs of the deadliest substance on Earth,
By what metric do you declare Plutonium to be the deadliest substance on Earth? I only ask b/c not all Plutonium is created equal, and if the stuff remains Pu for ~100 minutes is it really all that deadly?
Senate Budgetmakers Move To End US Participation In ITER
Steyer actually does what Reid claims the Kochs do...)
Buys Republican politicians?
No, that would be Sheldon Adelson, another individual that "brave" Harry Reid won't say anything bad about.
Lessig Launches a Super PAC To End All Super PACs
So what you are saying is that whoever can buy the largest megaphone and drown out all other voices deserves to be heard more?
Yes, just like anybody with sufficient means can purchase or start a newspaper. Or do you not believe in freedom of the press either?
UN Report Reveals Odds of Being Murdered Country By Country
how we continue to protect them by paying them at lower rates than equivalently trained and experienced males.
Them so lucky.
Seeing as how they account for 8% of workplace deaths, I would say, yes they are lucky.
Brendan Eich Steps Down As Mozilla CEO
Political correctness is passing policies that mandate one fourth of your female workforce must be lesbians because one in four women have had a girl-girl experience
Important question, are they hot? Is there video evidence of this? I do enjoy the whole let's go back and examine any and all statements made by those who oppose gay-marriage, and scour over the record with a fine tooth comb, but don't you dare quote any semi-Marxist clap-trap proponents or allies of the issue have said, regardless of silliness or evidence of bad outcomes that such clap-trap leads to.
Job Automation and the Minimum Wage Debate
We have about 150 years of direct evidence that this happens, but some people are still sure that robots will take everyone's jobs, and must be stopped.
It's ok I've got insurance for that.
Is the Tesla Model S Pedal Placement A Safety Hazard?
Parent poster has mistaken Mini Cooper S for Volkswagon Cabrio or a Jetta. B/c Jettas = hot chicks.
Why US Gov't Retirement Involves a Hole in the Ground Near Pittsburgh
Yet they never lost a satellite through an error made at that faciilty. The USSR has lost satellites through such errors. NASA has. COMSAT has. But not all those old guys in Sunnyvale.
How'd they do all that while being on top of a Hellmouth? Didn't the frequent vampire attacks make their jobs difficult?
Conservation Communities Takes Root Across US
By the way, I live in downtown "Union/Democrat mismanagement-ville" (Chicago) and pay around $6,000 in property taxes on my $500,000 condo. Combined with a low state income tax, negligible commuting costs and a high salary, I have very little to complain about.
So rampant gun violence doesn't bother you?
70% of U.S. Government Spending Is Writing Checks To Individuals
Also, I find it laughable that so many republicans are concerned about 'welfare' and 'entitlement' yet happily sign on for farm subsidy bills that cost trillions, to keep the votes from fat-ass, lazy, uneducated, corn-fed, bigoted midwesterners rollin' right in.
You do realize that a good portion of those farm subsidy bills was nutrition aid for all those single mothers and urban poor, who aren't voting for the same bunch of politicians as those bigoted midwesterners(I'll leave out an approximation as to just how uneducated or uninformed one party's base is as compared to the other). The only party that matters, the grow govt. and its power over the people party "the appropriators" is the true enemy of a free people.
New Interactive Map For Understanding Global Flood Risks
Then of course we have had severe storms like Sandy
You know what followed Sandy? One of the mildest Atlantic Hurricane Seasons. OMG! climate change might cause fewer hurricanes in August. This post hoc ergo propter hoc fallacy brought to by Ignorance and the letter P.
Obama To Ask For $1 Billion Climate Change Fund
Oh no, I mean 20% *more*. And I'd tax coal and gas too. Actually I want to do a 1% tax increase per year up to 100%, but nobody takes me seriously when I say that.
Unless you are a fucking plant, you 're just making food god damn expensive w/ your taxes, unless starvation is you goal at which point, that's why no one takes you seriously.
Star Trek Economics
One feature of many of the societies facing that peril is domination by men. Women have no say, not even in how many children they wish to have
Yeah, all those female dominated societies have done such a wondrous job of surviving to reach a point where overpopulation could become a concern. We should look to our Minoan cousins on how to run a society.
Verizon Discontinues Home Automation Service After 2 Years
I'd like to live in a society where I was worshiped as a god...but that's not going to happen either.
Larry Ellison, is that you?
Tesla Touts Cross-Country Trip, Aims For World Record
A: But doesn't that same problem exist with gasoline-fired cars if you run out of gas and there's no gas station around?
Then a nice man with a nice truck brings a gas can, and(this is the important part) minutes later, one is off on their voyage.
But what if we took the time to expand the infrastructure of electric charging stations? I mean, out in the desert, for instance, you could set up solar farms to help supply the stations with power, something you can't do with gas
What if I rode around with RTGs instead of batteries? What if my car came with a huge sail I could deploy, that would be true solar power. But hey, you've solved a problem no one had, how to get power in the middle of the desert no one drives through for electric vehicles(slow clap).
Australia OKs Dumping Dredge Waste In Barrier Reef
After 3 years he will have done untold damage and the apathetic voters will probably vote him in again. We love economic growth and we don't want the party to end. Environmental stuff is just a party spoiler. I'm ashamed of so much that is going on here.
Man, doesn't democracy suck? Esp. when the vast majority doesn't agree w/ your chicken little sky is falling alarmism?
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