For millions of Americans, the tumultuous rollout of the Affordable Care Act’s health-care website was incredibly annoying to watch, but what surely added to the annoyance of the rollout was and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius’s dismissive reaction to questions at a congressional hearing in October, when she infamously uttered the word “whatever.”
If there’s one thing you can count on every holiday season, America, it’s ass-clown teachers and school administrators grossly offending everyone who celebrates Christmas in the dimwitted belief that allowing anything Christmas-related might offend someone, somewhere.
1) Studies show that the world was warmer than it is today during the Roman Empire and when the Vikings were plundering Europe and North America. In fact, even in the 19th Century, there were discussions surrounding the fact that the Vikings could settle the northernmost reaches of Greenland and North America because there was less ice coverage.
The Environmental Protection Agency silenced scientific advisers who expressed concerns over the agency’s proposed carbon dioxide emissions limits for coal-fired power plants, House Republicans claim.
No more than anecdotal evidence, to be sure. But now, that evidence has been supplanted by hard scientific fact. All four major global temperature tracking outlets (Hadley, NASA’s GISS, UAH, RSS) have released updated data. All show that over the past year, global temperatures have dropped precipitously.
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