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Losing my Religion - The Church of Climatology.

Faith based science isn't science.
On Sept. 23 the United Nations will host a party for world leaders in New York to pledge urgent action against climate change. Yet leaders from China, India and Germany have already announced that they won't attend the summit and others are likely to follow, leaving President Obama looking a bit lonely. Could it be that they no longer regard it as an urgent threat that some time later in this century the air may get a bit warmer? In effect, this is all that's left of the global-warming emergency the U.N. declared in its first report on the subject in 1990. The U.N. no longer claims that there will be dangerous or rapid climate change in the next two decades. Last September, between the second and final draft of its fifth assessment report, the U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change quietly the warming it expected in the 30 years following 1995, to about 0.5 degrees Celsius from 0.7 (or, in Fahrenheit, to about 0.9 degrees, from 1.3).

Even that is likely to be too high. The climate-research establishment has finally admitted openly what skeptic scientists have been saying for nearly a decade: Global warming has stopped since shortly before this century began. First the climate-research establishment denied that a pause existed, noting that if there was a pause, it would invalidate their theories. Now they say there is a pause or hiatus, but that it doesn't after all invalidate their theories.Alas, their explanations have made their predicament worse by implying that man-made climate change is so slow and tentative that it can be easily overwhelmed by natural variation in temperature—a possibility that they had previously all but ruled out.

go back under your bridge 06.Sep.2014 07:03

gos

Yes surace temperatures on land have not been increase as much as expected, but that is because the heat has been absorbed by the ocean.

Now take you fucking "oh I suddenly see the light, that I can now finally ignore all of the science that supports climate change because it hasnt been warm at my house" bullshit and go back under you bridge.

goes 06.Sep.2014 08:09

vm

The point isn't that the science supports climate change, it does not and hasn't since the last century as the UN is having to admit.

the point is, that when confronted with science that does not fit your agenda, that does not fit into a new religion, that you are in denial.

America is a free country, you are free to practice any religion you wish. Even one that claims to be based on science, yet ignores that same science when its inconvenient.

Global Warming has all the frameworks of a modern religion. There is penitence, where when you sin you pay carbon offset credits. High priests like Al Gore. Tax exemptions, redemption,
Cathedrals, we use to call them colleges. Its all there. Seriously, where did you learn to worship this new religion? I doubt it was at a baseball stadium.

You are free to believe the oceans ate all the warmth based, or little gnomes live inside the ocean and bask in that warmth and listen to whales singing in french or whatever. its a free country. However, none of is based on science, its just what you believe.

1 person believes X he is a nut.
1000 people believes X it is a cult.
1 Billion people believe X its a religion.

It still doesn't make X any more true.

Climate change - 06.Sep.2014 11:49

anon

Just a few links to get you started on your own research:

 link to truth-out.org

 http://www.livescience.com/24647-east-coast-sea-level-rise-accelerating.html

This summer the North Carolina Senate passed a bill banning researchers from reporting predicted increases in the rate of sea level rise. But the ocean, unbound by legislation, is rising anyway...

anon 06.Sep.2014 12:58

vm

If you live long enough you will find out on your own what I already know.

In 1969 my teachers told us and showed us 16mm films about how we would all starve to death because of over population by 1980.

In 1972 my teachers assured us and showed us a film that by 2001 would all be wearing gas masks because of the pollution. We watched a film that had a space ship traveling away from earth because it was no longer habitable. Earth radioed back that the last bird on earth had died.
This was all true, it was a fact, it was going to happen. That was it. It wasn't to be debated, it wasn't fiction, it wasn't maybe it was real!

Don't believe me? Ask anybody in their 50s you know about childhood scare films of the 1960s and 1970s. Ask them how many of those "facts" have come true.

I've to ignore the prophets of doom, mostly because of the profits involved and also because thankfully they are never right.

You keep going on the beach with a measuring stick and checking for yourself. Please account for both beach erosion and plate tectonic subsidence.

all in the film so says vm 06.Sep.2014 17:34

tsk tsk

go back to sleep
there is no shortages
the water is fine
we all have what rich abundance
there is plenty of jobs
and enough housing for all
the air is just fine
the food is plentiful
the earth is just fine

Its called reality 06.Sep.2014 20:07

vm

Any shortages of goods and or services are generally political. Like good medical care in Canada. its rationed because of socialist policies.

yes, the water is fine. the air is fine. I don't know where you live.

If jobs aren't plentiful enough for you, you shouldn't have voted for incompetence or your should have chosen a better educational path.

food is very plentiful. Americans and westerners are the fattest than they ever have been. if someone is starving, its not because of climate change its because of Marxist/Stalinist retard-ism. It fails where ever its tried. North Koreans (minus the elite) are eating tree bark. This isn't because of global warming.
What are the odds, The fattest man in that country is also the leader, and that's all you need to know about communism (another political institution).

You keep on looking for the turd floating in the pond of the garden of Eden, and I'm sure you will find it, one day even if you have invent it like now.
So sad to have your genetic makeup. some people are incapable of experiencing joy. My sympathies.

Its not about genitic makeup silly 07.Sep.2014 13:40

sarcastic twerp


its about faith 07.Sep.2014 14:49

vm

I understand.

vm 07.Sep.2014 14:55

gos

Your first statement pretty much negates anything else you say.

It is kind of like starting a discussion "first off, I am a moron who doesnt believe the earth is round."

vm 07.Sep.2014 14:58

gos

 link to www.weather.com


This wont convince you that the world is round, but I thought I would post it anyways.

you have bigger fish to fry in the warmth of climate change. 07.Sep.2014 15:19

vm

the UN is slowly abandoning this religion of bad Fischer-price rubber ducky science. its dying out like a bad fart, because unlike the 8 bit FORTRAN crap it came from in the 1980s rinky dink computers of the day, its being debunked based on actual science and actual events, not agenda driven predictions and faith.

You'll have to find another reason to hate America. but don't worry you can still keep your Effie self serving snobbish attitude. That will be eternal. its all you.
good luck with the UN and your religion..

Naturally 07.Sep.2014 21:22

fab4

Naturally, if the planet is coming out of an ice age (or a mini age age cira 1300 to 1850), then by definition the planet would be getting warmer, but Humans didn't have anything to do with it, and from the vast scientific evidence, don't have anything to do with it now except demagogue the issue, while white lab coat funding whores look for research grants. Welfare for academic egg-heads who couldn't earn a living in the private sector.

 link to www.dailymail.co.uk


why 08.Sep.2014 19:17

gos

Why do I even try?

But, better yet, why do you? why would you feel the need to post your shit on this website? Unless you have some other motive than truth?

Global Warming ‘Pause’ Extends to 17 Years 11 Months 08.Sep.2014 19:46

vm

confounding me with science...

here is your chance to repent you sinner.

 link to www.climatedepot.com

mea culpa 13.Sep.2014 19:58

gos

I forgot, that we all agreed that when some moron says something totally stupid, we would act like they hadn't. Now on to something actually important.

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billy bobo