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RE: ITEM: Oregon State Climatologist "Wasn't Purged" for His Views

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Bill:

I don't understand what you mean by the statement:

"no debate is allowed, if the government types have their way about it."

Which government are you speaking of?

The one that's been in power the last 7 1/2 years?

If you mean that by not signing the Kyoto treaty and having an energy (and
effectively an environmental) policy crafted by the oil companies, I would
say that our
Government has indeed squelched the debate, yes.

BTW, Scott's post last night on sustainable design/global warming was
excellent.


Having frozen my *ss in what seemed liked the longest winter ever in
Chicago, if there is "global warming" going on, it sure ain't happening in
the Windy City.


But, its 72 and sunny today.


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-----Original Message-----
From: Bill Polhemus [mailto:bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc] 
Sent: Tuesday, April 22, 2008 3:02 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: ITEM: Oregon State Climatologist "Wasn't Purged" for His Views

http://www.localnewsdaily.com/sustainable/print_story.php?story_id=120793658
846134900

Pay REAL close attention to what he says about the political factors 
that went into his deciding to quit.

As I say: the thing that bugs me most about the whole "global 
warming"...er, "climate change"...debate is that no debate is allowed, 
if the government types have their way about it.

There are a LOT of statist types who have much to gain from the hysteria.

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