Environmentalist Seers and Their Predictions
May 7, 2008 3 Comments
A treatise on whether anthropogenic global warming is fact or simply a reason for rich folks to get richer by selling 21st century indulgences, is not the intention of this post. What we can all agree on is that whatever degree of global warming exists can be blamed on the Sun so maybe we can ask it to purchase indulgences carbon credits.
At the first Earth Day celebration, in 1969, environmentalist Nigel Calder warned, “The threat of a new ice age must now stand alongside nuclear war as a likely source of wholesale death and misery for mankind.” C.C. Wallen of the World Meteorological Organization said, “The cooling since 1940 has been large enough and consistent enough that it will not soon be reversed.”
Right, next thing you know we’ll be told that the global warming will be death of us all, oh wait a minute…