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Experts Call for End to
Climate Mega Summits

Spiegel [Hamburg, Germany], by Axel Bojanowski

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 12/14/2012 12:51:04 PM

The feeling of déjà vu was difficult to ignore. Immediately following the recently ended climate conference in Doha, German Environment Minister Peter Altmaier insisted that the gathering had "opened the door to the future of international climate protection." It was a comment reminiscent of so many attempts by top politicians in recent years to sell yet another failed climate summit as a success. This year, the summit barely avoided collapse by forging a last-minute agreement that the 2015 meeting would be the one at which a global emissions reduction deal would be decided.

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While the "climate change" experts won´t admit it, it´s all their use of fossil fuel to and from these conferences, as well as climate controlled hotels and vehicles that cause the heinous imaginary beast they wish to slay.

Hypocrites, but well paid and fed.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: paulfromTexas, 12/14/2012 12:57:40 PM     (No. 9065490)

The earth began the current trend of warming 21k yrs ago, and has not slowed , nor does it have to do with anything we have or have not done, save surviving it all.
Emissions have nothing to do with it.
These guys need real jobs.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Scribelus, 12/14/2012 12:59:11 PM     (No. 9065493)

This might be an indication that government bloodsuckers are sensing an increasing reluctance by their respectve electorates to pay real money so as to satisfy crackpots.
Except in the good ol´ USA, where Obama voters will support any expenditure of other peoples´ money.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 12/14/2012 1:06:39 PM     (No. 9065513)

Actually - according to the IPCC´s own temperature *facts* (not ´predictions), there has been NO warming over the last decade (the decade Al Gore assured us would result in a global apocalypse...), and we´re now on the ´third´ revision of the ´politically correct´ nomenclature (from ´Global Warming´ to ´climate change´ to ´abnormal weather conditions...) in an attempt to sell a bill of goods with NO empirical supporting evidence.

True believers may want to note that even those pushing the faux science can´t keep their stories straight - now *admitting* that ´solar effects are greater than assumed´.

See Anthony Watt´s up with that´ site for an interesting look at - ´IPCC AR5 draft leaked, contains game-changing admission of enhanced solar forcing´.

As James Delingpole notes - the greentards aren´t having much better luck selling their apocalyptic predictions than the Mayans are.

Carry on! The climate doesn´t require insanity to function as it always has.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bob913, 12/14/2012 1:08:36 PM     (No. 9065520)

These guys using our money always fly off to somewhere expensive to meet....hookers and drink lots of alcohol.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 12/15/2012 9:03:30 AM     (No. 9067031)

OOOOOO...Experts!

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