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|Subject: Re: The American Middle Class Is No Longer the W||Date: 5/1/2014 9:23 AM|
|Author: telegraph||Number: 57164 of 73796|
1poorguy:"Heh. It's what's happening, alright. I can't disagree. But "getting used to it"...well, we won't have much choice. Millions will die. Trillions of dollars will be lost. But, oh well...cost of doing fossil fuel business, eh? "
The economy stalled and Baracki and the libs blamed it on 'a cold winter'. They forgot to mention that the record blizzards, low temps were all caused by the non-existent global WARMING!..he he he
Did you see the nice program on the Sahara yesterday on PBS? 10,000 years ago, the climate 'shifted'. The green Sahara savanna, which had elephants and hundreds of varieties of animals, had swamps and rainfall in the 100 inches a year category, with rain all year long, and it supported over 200,000 people.
In less than a generation, the Sahara went from a land of plenty into a total desert and the population went from 200,000 or more (maybe even a million) with large cities...down to less than 2 or 3 thousand - within a single generaton.
of course, we all know that is because they used too many carbon based fuels. Must hav