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Climate Change

Donald Trump vs. the Doomsday Clock

Donald Trump is apparently a greater threat to human survival than the Soviet bomb or the Cuban Missile Crisis. Itchy trigger finger? No, scientific consensus.

Climate change to radical Islam: the Los Angeles Times has gone mad

LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2016 — Los Angeles is one of the major cities in this world. It is the entertainment capital of the world. A world class city that makes global news deserves a world class newspaper. The Los Angeles Times once made some pretense about trying to be that respected news source. But ...

Swallowed by Exelon, troubled DC-area utility Pepco is no more

WASHINGTON, March 28, 2016 – At long last, after a lengthy period of fiscal and political Sturm und Drang, Pepco (former symbol: POM), the perpetually controversial Washington, D.C.-area utility, is no more. Pepco was swallowed whole in a complex merger transaction by Chicago-based mega-utility Exelon (EXC). Exelon now touts itself as the nation’s largest utility ...

Taxpayer subsidized SunEdison [SUNE] nearing Chapter 11?

WASHINGTON, March 23, 2016 – Wall Street opened modestly down Wednesday morning and looks like it will remain in the red for now. Major averages are off from 0.25 to 0.5 percent as of 10:40 a.m. EDT. Reasons for the drop vary, but may include news of a “raise the interest rates now” revolt within ...

Feds double down on Solyndra with iffy Abengoa ‘investment’

WASHINGTON, Dec. 27, 2014 — In 2011, the American public learned about Solyndra, a solar energy company that received a taxpayer-funded loan of $535 million and subsequently went bankrupt. Rather than learn its lesson and conclude that maybe the government shouldn’t be picking winners and losers in the green energy sector, it appears that the Obama ...

Stocks off sharply on Fed fears, stronger dollar, weaker oil

WASHINGTON, Dece. 2, 2015 – Very little of interest going on today on Wall Street as stocks wander and decline, as investors glean whatever they want to out of Janet Yellen’s latest remarks about interest rate decisions being “data driven,” whatever the Sam Hill that means. Is that like how global warming climate change is ...

Markets up as politicos preen at Paris ‘climate change’ confab

WASHINGTON, December 1, 2015 – What a mishmash of headlines we have today. As the American Midwest continues to get blanketed with drifting snow, President Obama and all the usual brain-dead international political suspects are gathered in post-ISIS terrorist-shattered Paris. They’re camped inside their luxury hotel suites in not-so-gay Paree busily polluting the atmosphere with ...

The Church of Climate Change

What does it say about the strident and increasingly radicalized state of the Church of Climate Change that the twisted branch of Islam animating the actions of ISIS warriors in France is seen as less, well, radical.

Did we really save the ozone layer?

The Ozone Hole over Antarctica is the largest since 2006, despite the fact that Ozone Depleting Substances were all but eliminated a decade ago.