The Greenland Purchase

Guest ROTFLMFAO by David Middleton I promise not to do this to Greenland! pic.twitter.com/03DdyVU6HA — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 20, 2019 No Joke: Trump Really Does Want To Buy Greenland August 19, 2019 President Trump on Sunday confirmed that his administration has discussed buying Greenland from Denmark, comparing the idea to “a large real…

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“Why Left and Right Can’t Agree on Climate Change”

Guest whatever by David Middleton This Quillette essay by Dr. Patrick T. Brown of San Jose State University is interesting… Published on July 30, 2019 Empiricism and Dogma: Why Left and Right Can’t Agree on Climate Change written by Patrick T. Brown As a climate scientist, I often hear puzzled complaints about the political polarization of the…

Eurosceptics, greens and liberals make major gains in EU elections

From Science|Business Shifting political landscape could cause trouble for big spending programmes like Horizon Europe By Nicholas Wallace and Éanna Kelly Centrist parties lost seats to Eurosceptics and environmentalists. Image: Results projection from the European Parliament, last updated 15:38 CET, 27 May Last updated 15:36 CET, 27 May 2019 A surge in voter turnout across…

Friday Funny – The Day Collusion Died

From the Parody Project, an entertaining video that made me laugh just as much as the fantastic M4GW “climategate” video, done to the tune of Don McLean’s “American Pie”. While some may not think it’s appropriate for WUWT, we do have a “politics” and “satire” category, and it is quite good, so enjoy. My best…

Elizabeth Warren Official Portrait

Fauxcahontas:  ”total moratorium on all new fossil fuel leases”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t Breitbart – Democrat Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren, whom President Trump christened “Fauxcahontas” after she upset the Cherokee Nation by claiming to be a Native American, wants to shut down the fossil fuel industry from day one of her Presidency. My plan for public lands By Elizabeth WarrenApril 15th … Any…

The reprehensible politics of @MichaelEMann

Dr. Roger Pielke Jr. once famously said: If Michael Mann didn’t exist, the skeptics would have to invent him! Today, Dr. Pielke had this to say about Mann’s recent views in light of recent political developments in Washington D.C. The source of that Mann Tweet is here (assuming you can read it, Mann has about…