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  • Morning Bell: The End of Cap and Trade is Near

    In just over a dozen months, the global economic recession has succeeded where decades of carbon cap and trade policies have failed: reducing global carbon emissions. The USA Today reports:

    From the United States to Europe to China, the global economic crisis has forced offices to close and factories to cut back. That means less use of fossil fuels such as coal to make energy. Fossil-fuel burning, which creates carbon dioxide, is the primary human contributor to global warming. A recession-driven drop in emissions “is good for the environment,” says Emilie Mazzacurati of Point Carbon, an energy research company.

    No one should be surprised that a terrible economy has produced an outcome environmentalists love. Studies by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the Environmental Protection Agency, the Energy Information Administration, and the National Association of Manufacturers, have all shown that even the lenient carbon capping standards of last year’s Lieberman-Warner global warming bill would cost the American economy trillions of dollars for each tenth of a degree of future temperature rise avoided. Our own Center for Data Analysis shows Lieberman-Warner would have cost the U.S. economy $4.8 trillion by 2030.

    The greatest trick the environmental left ever pulled was to convince the drive-by media that “cap-and-trade” was a “free market” solution to global warming. Hence the New York Times once reported with a straight face that Lieberman-Warner would create “one of the biggest markets in the world, estimated to be worth over $200 billion a year.” Nothing could be further from the truth. In reality cap and trade is nothing more than the largest tax increase in American history. And the left is finally beginning to admit it.

    Yesterday, New York Times columnist Tom Friedman urged the environmental left to “Show Us the Ball” explaining:

    Advocates of cap-and-trade argue that it is preferable to a simple carbon tax because it fixes a national cap on carbon emissions and it “hides the ball” — it doesn’t use the word “tax” — even though it amounts to one.

    Now that everyone has admitted that the left’s call for global warming legislation is just a massive energy tax, it should be much easier to convince the American people this is a policy they want no part of. Today’s New York Times profiles Renee Daniels-Hanner of St. Louis, Missouri who now has an electricity bill averaging $160 a month in winter and $250 a month in the summer. According to Renee’s power company, AmerenUE, if cap and tax would become law, their cost to produce would double. Renee told the NYT: “We can barely afford what we have now.”

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    34 Responses to Morning Bell: The End of Cap and Trade is Near

    1. larrydalooza, illino says:

      nonsense… look… no more global warming, not because it never existed, but because we impoverished it out of existence. Poverty is the answer (socialism). Crazy train.

    2. MAS1916 - Denver, CO says:

      Tax issues tend to make a compliant public much more active.

      The President has tried to mask his tax increases by hiding them in other language. Cap and Trade is indeed an energy tax and the public seems to be getting the message.

      The big tax news though will be in early 2010 with the rebirth of rapid inflation. Inflation is also a tax because it is directly related to the government spending, borrowing and printing money. Inflation is the cruelest tax of all as it impacts the poor and middle classes most. So when Obama says he is giving the middle classes a tax cut, he is simply not telling the truth.

      Tea Parties next week will be protesting the out of control spending by this administration and its allies. We need to remember that Cap and Trade and Inflation are also taxes.

    3. Keith, California says:

      Our government is dysfunctional, to say the least.

      Obama is talking about immigration today. Illegals will have to pay a "significant" fine. How many of these "Illegals" are receiving some kind of assistance. Does anyone believe they will be able to pay a "significant" fine? Yeah, I know, the drug runners can.

    4. mary capaccio says:

      My tax dollars shouldn,t be funding that racist organization *acorn.obama is funneling money to them to ignite fuel for the next elections in 2010 and 2012 also those people that are taking all my hard earned money…they have no time to work..and are now planning to disrupt the civilized tax protests of people that do work. Just you watch what happens on april 15th

    5. Richard Cancemi, Arl says:

      Most "non-agenda" climatologists debunk the idea that human endeavors are the cause of global warming; in fact human influence is quite small.

      The Left's purpose is not only to foist more taxes on us for their social engineering schemes, but also to drive another nail into the heart of Capitalism and hence The USA!

    6. Ozzy6900, CT says:

      Great article, great information. It's what we intelligent people have been saying all along! Fixing Global Warming is just another way of levying taxes on people all over the World!

    7. JD, Hays KS says:

      The biggest fraud as I see it, is that these enviro-drones have someone, namely us, subsidizing their myopic views. If all American industry closes down, they would be happy. We might be happier if they were part of the unemployed.

    8. Grant Hiesterman, Mi says:

      I can't believe people swallow the premise of "global warming." And secondarily, the ego and audacity to say that man is the primary reason, especially the United States of America.

      Man did not create the earth and he does not have the ability to destroy it. Yes, we should wisely steward our resources and live responsibly.

      It is already a proven fact that if every nuclear warhead in the world was shot into space and detonated in the stratosphere or ionosphere we could not even make a dent in the ozone layer or a climatic effect on earth.

      Global warming is simply a guise for control, taxation, and is one of the many forms of the form of idolatry theologians refer to as "earth worship" or "worship of mother earth."

    9. Richard cancemi says:

      Cap and Trade is not about climate. It's about colossal taxes to fund social engineering and also as a means to cripple our economy, capitalism and the USA so the Left can impose its socialist system on us!

    10. Arnie Rosner, Founta says:

      How about this for a novel idea…adjust the purported cost of electricity charged to consumers to accurately reflect costs directly associated with production and delivery. For instance what would the true costs to be borne by the subscribers if expenses like funds provided to lobbyists were excluded?

    11. Robert D'Andrea says:

      A truck crashed and got stuck under a bridge. the gathering crowd offered advice and nothing worked. Then a little boy said, let the air out of the tires.

      Let nature take over in reducing CO2. It does a good job. Since deforestation has increased for the past 100 years, can't we tie it to the 1.5 ppm yearly increase in CO2 in our atmosphere? In absolute terms the CO2 has not really increased. In a percent, it may seem a lot. If nations started planting all over the world, the plants will utilize the CO2 and decrease the amount in the atmosphere. No need for sequestration (which could decrease the amount of O2 we need to stay alive). If the CO2 increases and reforestation is not the solution, at least we can sit under one of the planted trees and cool off.

    12. Kristina, Gloucester says:

      It's really all about power, well-meaning ignorance and the belief that we can get to some utopian state through man's struggle alone. Man has too myopic a view of the world to truly understand the big picture and any power that annoints himself the ultimate arbitor of the Utopian spirit – the "Yes we can" fix everything is doomed to ultimate failure because he doesn't understand the true nature of man – fallible and mortal and capable of being wrong. Has anyone evre heard of the Law of Unintended consequences?

    13. perry archer, housto says:

      As Glenn Beck said on his radio show this morning (paraphrased): 'Mr. Obama, why don't you just go ahead and set the country on FIRE!!'

    14. Dirty Harry , AZ says:

      I believe more newspapers and media outlet need to cut reporters by the thousands, After all they want to experience what those who are being hammered by the democrat's depression. They called for it and they brought in on. Now that it here, they should get to participate fully. Maybe they will worry a little less about a carbon foot print and a little more about food cost.

    15. Dorothy Morgan, Okla says:

      Science is science………..not wishful thinking.

      Of course, we have "global warming" which is playing havoc with our whole world; of course, the fix will take some effort; of course, nobody wants to have effort added to their life. Add some education and maturity to your day; it will make it a little easier to swallow if you understand.

      The accompanying article tends to prove that "going green" would make a big difference.

      The numbers changed, didn't they??

    16. Kay Sanders Fl. says:

      Life is a matter of choice and nobody should be made to do what they do not believe in.

    17. bbaker, Florida says:

      1. Cap and trade 2. A doctor's Rights 3. 10 states major increases in sales or income taxes 4.congressional Black Caucus – sitting in the 'very presence' of Fidel Castro, Dictator, looking 'into his very eyes' with eagerness to hear what he has to say ….'yes, Castro says, what can I do to help America now, I want Obama to succeed'! 5. ACORN!!! TO THINK THAT THIS ORGANIZATION, ALONG WITH THE ORGANIZATIONS OF FANNIE MAE AND FREDDIE ARE STILL IN EXISTENCE TODAY! 6. U S POSTAL SERVICE – stand in line at my postoffice in Florida and listen, yes listen for more and more minutes ( of my precious time ) as paid workers, ( yes, with our tax dollars ) , discuss everything with each and everyone they know personally ….. well, why not, this IS A SMALL TOWN, everything from someone's Aunt Susie who is still on vacation , to weather in the Alps, to when is your daughter going to get married ' — you get the picture here. PLEASE LET UNITED STATES PARCEL SERVICE, FEDERAL EXPRESS, OR NUMEROUS OTHER 'PRIVATE COMPANIES' DO THIS JOB, THESE PEOPLE KNOW WHAT THEIR JOB IS: TO DELIVER MAIL! 7. Illegal Immigrants to become LEGAL CITIZENS! Please someone, tell me the reason why this should make sense to any of us…. swelling our schools, look at FLORIDA, this state is a perfect example, as well as CALIFORNIA, of what is happening in our country because illegals are being taken care of by our Federal Government right now! How many more trillions of dollars need to be printed to pay for all this???? Barack H. Obama said this: CHANGE!! Well, here we have it, unfortunately, those who voted for him now SEE VERY CLEARLY, just what he had in mind! I SAW THROUGH IT THEN, AND I SEE IT HAPPENING TODAY IN FRONT OF MY EYES, DO YOU???????

    18. Nelia, Fountain Hill says:

      Utter Arrogance is believeing man has any control over climate. Some of us remember the "Ice Age" predicted in the 60s. It was very real. As well, remember seeding clouds to make it rain? It's not about 'climate' control, it's about government control by imposing a quasi science claimed by a few, certainly not the majority of scientists. The planet has been in constant cyclical change for eons. The U.S. has already made major strides toward cleaner air, self-imposed and to satisfy Government edicts, and at great financial cost. ie:Check-out "scrubbers" at coal-fed electric producing plants. What about other countries?

    19. Ben C, Ann Arbor, MI says:

      A recent letter to the editor in Tallahasse Florida from my dad:

      The present global warming faith is based on computer programs that “curve-fit” an equation to observed data on changes in global temperature. It then used those “curves” to project into the future. But there has been no correlation between CO2 concentration and global temperature since 1998. Going back millions of years prior to 1980 the only correlation between climate and CO2 is that when the oceans warmed, then some 120 -150 years later the atmospheric CO2 concentration increased.

      There never has been published a list of climatologists who support the IPCC CO2/global warming hypothesis. The IPCC process “contributors” included between 100 to 200 climatologists. In the Second IPCC Report the climatologists’ findings of “No evidence [that the CO2/global warming Hypothesis is valid]” was reversed by political members and published as "Evidence [that it is valid]." The published list of scientists who currently disagree with the Hypothesis contains thousands of names – including prominent scientists who were former believers.

      The IPCC and its predecessors’ efforts only sought indications that CO2 increases global temperatures. They didn’t seek to find out which of the other six theorized mechanism probably were involved. The “science” is far from “settled” and the IPCC Hypothesis lags in the horse race.

      In early March, 2008, the Non-governmental International Panel on Climate Control (NIPCC) published a year-long study of the IPCC ‘s Hypothesis done pro bono by 42 of the world’s leading climatologists from 16 nations. In late March, the 3-day 2008 International Conference on Climate Change (ICCC) was held in New York City with 32 technical sessions attended by hundreds of climatologists, worldwide. At the IPCC’s climate change conference in Java, CO2 skeptics asked to be allowed to present technical papers, but all requests were denied. Our national mainstream media – the people’s “pulpits” – did not tell American “people” about any of these happenings themselves or of the facts presented at the CO2 skeptics events.

      This is the third day of the 2009 ICCC currently being held in NY City. At least 36 world-prominent climatologists have been making presentations at technical sessions on topics such as “How long will the Earth’s present cooling cycle last?”, “What new evidence shows greater negative feedback from raising CO2 levels than current models predict?”, and “What is the track record of forecasting by computer models or by the IPCC?”

      It would all be a matter of differing opinions if the responses to the IPCC hypothesis wouldn’t have such impending, catastrophic, negative effects on mankind.

      Besides it being unnecessary to implement the IPCC effort, Cap & Trade will be fatal to our economic system. The “Carbon Cap” program is the worst possible obstacle to financial recovery. It taxes food, clothing, shelter, transportation and all other goods and services the provision of which uses energy for production and delivery. It hurts the needy, most. It benefits only the government since it greatly increases its tax income. By removing capital from the national economy, it reduces the capital available to the private enterprise economic engine. In contrast, an equally-costly tax reduction would provide the capital for private enterprise to get the economy going.

      I suggest that the importance of the 2009 ICCC papers should earn more than the 16 column-inches given to today's Audubon “sermon.” Please ask the Associated Press to circulate unbiased reports of the factual information presented at the 2009 ICCC sessions. Please publish it. Otherwise, our misinformed populace will continue to support federal and state global warming efforts to solve a non-problem, which will help ruin us.

    20. christopher g scott says:

      President Obama visited Walter Reed hospital and promised to take better care of our brave young men and women that carry the scars of war,(inside and out). When just last month he wanted to place the burden of their care on their shoulders by making them pay for private insurance.You Mr. President may be able to insult the intellegence of most Americans,but please dont insult our brave young men and women by SAYING you will take care of them PROVE IT TO THEM!

    21. woody from Columbia, says:

      You can always tell when the leftys are lying, it's when their mouths are open. Cap and Trade needs a key word change to Cap All Trade. Fossil Fuels are a gift from the great spirit in the sky. The only smoke that threatens our planet now comes from the Leftys and Moderates. I have had my mechanic block my left hand turn signal on my Escalade so I can't even turn to the left.

    22. anthony nicas, north says:

      would suggest that the foundation publish a synopsis of the climate change study completed by two professors at the university of wisconsin. rush reported on it a couple of weeks ago. it contradicts everything we are hearing from the left.

    23. Dwana Townsend says:

      Has anyone read the "Declaration of Independance" latley??

      IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776

      The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America

      When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.

      We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, — That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their Safety and Happiness. Prudence, indeed, will dictate that Governments long established should not be changed for light and transient causes; and accordingly all experience hath shewn that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed. But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same Object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism, it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new Guards for their future security. — Such has been the patient sufferance of these Colonies; and such is now the necessity which constrains them to alter their former Systems of Government. The history of the present King of Great Britain is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations, all having in direct object the establishment of an absolute Tyranny over these States. To prove this, let Facts be submitted to a candid world.

    24. mike baker Dallas Ce says:

      Living in a liberal experiment is pissing me off.

    25. michael hutchings says:

      GLOBAL WARMING IS A GREEN SLOGAN FOR,

      CONQUEST OF THE WORLD BY OTHER MEANS;

      IT NEEDS TO TUNE UP ITS ONE WORLD ANTHEM.

      WE ARE THE WORLD,

      WE ARE THE CHILDREN,

      HEAR OUR VOICES CALLING,

      WE CANT MANAGE OUR MISERABLE LIVES,

      WE WANT CHANGE,

      WE WANT TO WEAR YOUR CHAINS,

      WE WANT TO BE YOUR FOREVER CHILDREN,

      YOUR DROOLING SLOBERING NEVER TO GROW UP CHILDREN,

      IT IS ALL TO TRUE,

      WE CANT MANAGE OUR OWN LIVES,

      WE NEED TO BELIEVE IN LIES,

      ITS A CHOICE WE ARE MAKING,

      TO KEEP FROM BEING FRIED,

      WE ARE THE WORLD,

      WE ARE THE CHILDREN,

      ITS YOUR ORDERS WERE TAKING,

      TOO GO BACK TO THE SIXTIES AND HIDE,

      WE ARE THE WORLD,

      WE ARE THE VAPID GREEN CHILDREN,

      WE WANT SOME COOKIES AND ORGANIC SOY MILK,

      WE NEED A NAP,OR WE MIGHT HURT YOU,

      ANY OTHER IDEAS ARE WELCOME,

      I THINK IT NEEDS WORK,

    26. mac tx says:

      I RECON IT'S TIME WE STARTED TO TREAT EVERY ONE THE SAME.US WORKING FOLKS GET DRUG TESTED. WE GET FINGER PRINTED EVERY TIME WE TURN AROUND. LET'S PUT IT ALL IN ONE BARRELL. THE PRESIDENT SAID THE MEDICAL DEPT WOULD SAVE ALL KINDS OF MONEY IF WE COMPUTIRIZED OUR SYSTEM. LET'S COMPUTERIZE THREE HURTLES DO FINGER PRINTS. ONE PRINT FOR THE CENUS

      ONE PRINT FOR A WELFARE CHECK ONE PRINT TO VOTE.

      MAYBE EVEN TOSS IN A COUPLE RANDOM DRUG TESTS.

    27. mac tx says:

      WE KEEP PAYING MORE AND MORE TAXES BUT DON'T SEE ANY REAL CHANGES. I'M STARTING TO WONDER WHICH STATE ALL THE TAX PAYERS WILL MOVE OUT OF FIRST.

      EVEDENTLY WE PAY SO MUCH ABOVE AND BEYOND,WE HAVE CREATED A LARGE SLUSH FUND THAT ATRACKS NOTHING BUT GREED. IN THE OLDEN DAYS OUR POLITIONS HAD REAL JOBS AND WORKED IN GOV.

    28. mac tx says:

      IF WE WANT TO CURE PART OF THE WORLDS GLOBLE WARMING QUIT MAKING US AMERICAN TAX PAYERS FOOT THE BILL . EVERY TIME I WATCH THE NEWS AND THESE WHITE HOUSE MEETINGS THEY ARE LAUGHING OR CUTTING UP WITH THEIR HIGH DOLLAR SUITS. I RECON IT WOULD'T BOTHER ME EITHER IF IT WAS SOME ONE ELSES HARD EARNED MONEY. TRY WORKING ON A TRUCK ONCE WITH A 15 INCH CLUTH OVER YOUR FACE ONCE TRY BALLING COTTON FOR 32 DOLLARS A DAY SOME JOBS JUST

      ARN'T GREAT ONES BUT WORK ENOUGH HOURS YOU MIGHT

      PAY MOST OF YOUR BILLS BUT IT'S HARD TO HAVE ANY LEFT YOU CAN CALL A SAVINGS ACCOUNT AND IF YOU DO

      SAVE. IT'S SAVING IT FOR THE NEXT BILL.

    29. mac tx says:

      i never understood abortions if we all agree with this let's put the prosegure on abc cbs nbc. let's look what we created and what happens. if a girl or woman wants an abortion then legalize the morning after pill or birth control.don't ask a nurse or dr to pull something out of a woman that is alive and expect someone else to kill your mistakes.

      as far as same sex marriage to each his or her .

      to each their own. don't expect me to sit in a restrant eating my supper get a glance of two men swaping spip. i'm sorry i will puke . whem i'm done every one will thoss their cokies.

      lets keep the no whater rule and keep it privite

    30. bbaker, Florida says:

      So glad to see the Declaration of Independence being brought back into the discussion. May I submit that IT IS ABOUT TIME THAT WE, AS CONCERNED

      CITIZENS STOP ALLOWING FEDERAL JUDGES, CONGRESSMEN AND SENATORS, LAWYERS FOR THE THE RADICAL FACTION THAT EXISTS IN OUR ADMINISTRATION, TO STOP TELLING US, THAT THERE IS NOTHING IN THE CONSTITUTION, NOR ANY OTHER DOCUMENT, SUCH AS THE CONSTITUTION ILLUSTRATED ABOVE, THAT IS RELEVANT IN TODAY'S 'NEW AND CHANGED SOCIETY i.e. meaning we should, as individuals, groups, etc., should actually alter our 'old beliefs' and take on a new 21st century view of the world that says: conservative thinking is out; Christian religious beliefs are out, Jewish beliefs, are out; Catholic Christian beliefs are out; and infact, anything which refers to CHRISTIAN OR JUDEAOCHRISTIAN, IS STRICKLY TABOO! I am SICK OF ALL THIS DECEITFUL ATTEMPT TO 'OUTLAW' our Christian heritage from which our founding fathers, based the ideals and the principles which thread throughout our founding documents!!! Please note on April 15, 2009 that throughout America, groups will be coming together in large numbers to GIVE NOTICE TO THE CURRENT ADMINISTRATION that in no way, will we Free Citizens allow any President to force us into a slave type existence! SOCIALISM, with a brief definition from WEBSTER'S NEW WORLD DICTIONARY, REVISED AND UPDATED:l. A theory or system of ownership of the means of production and distribution by society rather than by individuals and 2. A political movement for establishing such a system. So, if we look back to the 2008 campaign for President, when Barack H. Obama said over and over and over the word CHANGE, he, Obama was referring to the word 'SOCIALISM'. That is my opinion, however, it is clear today to millions of us, that because Obama has 'rushed headlong' into every area of our lives, i.e. tax the rich, give to the poor; taking over the entire banking system; taking over private entities such as GM, and with much the same at Chrysler; rushing as fast as he can to SOCIALIZE OR WHOLE MEDICAL SYSTEM; Talking with foreign DICTATORS, openly, arrogantly; Cutting deeply our DEFENSE CAPABILITIES; Listening to the GLOBAL WARMING GURUS who are laughing their way to their banks daily at the 'sham' they have created in the minds of millions that we are/have been, and continue to be ruining our universe; Placing stopgaps everywhere he can to stop companies from drilling oil, digging into our vast reserves of oil, shale, slate, whatever; and doing everything else he can to deflect our ideas in the pursuit of many for the construction of more nuclear plants in our country, and so much more. In the Federal Register in Washington D.C., you will find already, a large number of laws that are now on the 'books', meaning ready to take affect, where Obama's agenda has already 'sneaked' into the BACK DOOR, so to speak! If we reread the Declaration submitted above by d Townsend above, you will find, clearly and stated so that even the 'dullest' of individuals can understand, that if and when ANY GOVERNMENT TRIES TO TAKE A TURN IN A DIRECTION THAT WILL BE TO THE DETRIMENT OF THE POPULATION OF THIS COUNTRY, THEN THOSE INDIVIDUALS DO HAVE THE RIGHT TO PROTEST AND TO DO WHATEVER IT TAKES BY LAWFUL MEANS TO 'STOP', MEANING 'REALLY STOP' that government from doing what might be extremely detrimentrial to the very welfare and to the very existance of its citizens. YES, we citizens of the United States of America must now come together, join in groups and tell the Obama administration that enough is enough! Obama has been told by individuals that he is going to far, too fast. Obama doesn't listen to anyone but himself. He is self centered, self possessed, and he will do anything he can to become the president of a totally Socialistic/or worse country. He is already well on his way! Can we stop him? You bet we can, our thoughts and actions collectively – as we are writing to say enough is enough is evidence that we will not allow our Freedom to be undermined – and that we will do everything possible to prove that to OBAMA'S PLANS AND EFFORTS TO THE CONTRARY!

    31. Jay, Harvest, AL says:

      Al Gore, Michael Moore, Global Warming – Three of the biggest farces in the last decade. The climate, like most entities in nature, experiences cyclic variations. Who are we, at this point in time, to assume that a record of a few years correlates with a major climactic event for an Earth whose days are thousands of years? "Cap and Trade" has never been needed and should find a quiet, uneventful funeral with the appropriate 6-foot under final event. Who knows how, but some extremist will find another created event to generate a liberal crisis. The death of "Cap and Trade" is a welcome event. Now let's find the death of its direct precedent, the farce of global warming. Does anyone remember the uproar about the "Hole in the Ozone?" Haven't heard much about that recently, but we are still paying higher costs for unnecessary products that "prevent" worsening of the Ozone Hole. Drop the hype, deal with reality, and bury the imaginations of the extreme liberals and environmental extremists.

    32. H L PUCKETT says:

      TO BEGIN WITH, THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS GLOBAL WARMING.MOST OF THE TOP SCIENTIST IN THE WORLD SAY SO, IT IS NOTHING MORE THEN A LOT OF HOOPLA DREAMED UP BY CRACKPOTS LIKE AL GORE AND HE IS A FOOL, THE BIBLE SAYS SO, ANYONE WHO HAS NO MORE SENSE THEN NOT TO BELIEVE IN GOD IS A FOOL,THE FOOL HAS SAID IN HIS HEART THEIR IS NO GOD, PROVERBS, BUT WE HAVE A LOT OF FOOLISH PEOPLE IN OUR GOVERNMEMT, THAT IS WHY WE ARE ON OUR WAY OUT, WE HAVE BECOME A SECOND RATE NATION RUN BY FOOLS, CHINA HAS SURPASSED US,THERE ARE MORE CHRISTIANS IN CHINA NOW THEN IN THE US.GOD HAS GONE TO A HEATHEN COUNTRY BECAUSE WE HAVE KICKED HIM OUT OF THE COUNTRY, JUST LIKE HE DID ISRAEL WHEN THEY KICK JESUS OUT.

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    34. enerwise, sc says:

      and GOD sent a great heat upon the earth to cause men to blaspheme,,, are the man made global warming activist going to rule the heavens also?

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