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The Coming Global Warming
Voter Backlash

American Thinker, by Jonathon Miseley

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Posted By:magnante, 4/4/2013 8:40:29 AM

News is breaking out all over: global warming stopped 20 years ago. A political earthquake has resulted from a feature story in the Economist magazine because the Economist used to be a consistent cheerleader for global warming activism. Doubts about global warming used to be censored by its London editors, one reporter confided to Stephen Hayward. So what will voters do to Democrat candidates in 2014 and 2016 when the former realize that the Democratic Party was lying to them? Is it time to run away from the issue for Democrats, journalists, and Hollywood personalities?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 4/4/2013 8:55:44 AM     (No. 9258776)

The Lo-Fo voters will still vote for the Socialists, one way or another.

As long as the ´Freebies´ keep heading their way, the Glaciers could invade Detroit, and they wouldn´t care...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Country Boy, 4/4/2013 8:57:31 AM     (No. 9258782)

Definitely one of the biggest scams ever devised, but still lots of folks in love with it. I think that it has filled the void left by the collapse of formal religion in the West. Gotta believe in something, ya know.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MOBeef4u, 4/4/2013 8:58:18 AM     (No. 9258784)

Interesting article, but never underestimate the willful ignorance and sheer stupidity of the low-info voter, willingly aided and abetted by our traitorous MSM. (Too strong? Nah.)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Northcross, 4/4/2013 9:03:56 AM     (No. 9258799)

So all along the famous "hockey stick" was actually a pool cue resting on a flat table? Using the logic of the global warming activists, no rise in temperature is a further proof that their alarmist models are accurate. I´m not kidding. Read recent remarks by James Hansen.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bpl40, 4/4/2013 9:19:22 AM     (No. 9258829)

Agree with #s 1 & 3. Will make diddly squat difference to the LoFos. And the Socialists know that. It is the middle 6% that will hopefully drive our 47% to 53 the next time.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: roger h. cook,MD, 4/4/2013 9:25:29 AM     (No. 9258847)

The global warming is just another way for liberals aka democrats to tax and control the uninformed voters.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: pockets64, 4/4/2013 9:25:50 AM     (No. 9258848)

What I fear is that even though we may win with the facts, we will lose with the voters.

As 1 & 3 said, the lofo voters will vote for the handouts.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Hotrod, 4/4/2013 9:29:25 AM     (No. 9258860)

So many people are emotionally invested in global warming that facts will take a long time to overcome the lies. Even now, The Weather Channel regularly does a ´´news´´ piece about global warming and the consequences of it. You would think that people who study weather, and the history of weather over the centuries, would know better. Maybe they do, but who directs that the propaganda be delivered?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Johnny Angle, 4/4/2013 9:32:34 AM     (No. 9258872)

It isn´t "global warming" - it is "climate change" rubes, so truth will never prevail.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: kens, 4/4/2013 9:46:44 AM     (No. 9258905)

Scenes we´d love to see: Al Gore being chased down a country road by liberals with torches and pitchforks and a noose.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Salt5792, 4/4/2013 9:53:09 AM     (No. 9258922)

This just in: CO2 concentration has no effect on global climate.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: jalo1951, 4/4/2013 10:07:37 AM     (No. 9258951)

dems never let facts get in the way of a good story.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Clinger, 4/4/2013 10:13:26 AM     (No. 9258964)

There is no chance that the abject ridicule of those who remained open minded on the topic will in any way be allowed to reflect on other similar current or future campaigns using the same tactics.

Do you hear anyone bringing up the "Wild West" streets flowing with blood claims if concealed laws passed? They can be proved flat out wrong, they can demonize the opposition proved to be correct and never skip a beat.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: steelbreeze, 4/4/2013 10:50:26 AM     (No. 9259050)

#1 nails it.Voters that vote for Dems are so damn dumb it won;t matter much.They will still vote for their ´Free Stuff´and America can continue to go down the tubes.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: mickturn, 4/4/2013 12:03:54 PM     (No. 9259252)

For years Libs have been pumping sewage into the public bath...now it´s time for them to swim in it!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 4/4/2013 12:37:09 PM     (No. 9259329)

They didn´t believe in Global Warming based on reason and they won´t disbelieve it based on reason. For liberals it´s a matter of faith. They are convinced that man´s presence is detrimental to the earth. If the evidence doesn´t yet support it they just need to make up new theories to believe in.

Global Warming was always just a theory with some fancy computer models that predicted doom. It was never proven, yet liberals took it as fact because they had faith that the models confirmed their beliefs.

Further, if they discard their beliefs about Global Warming, how will they feel good about themselves and superior to all us earth hating Conservatives? Admit Conservatives were right? Why that would be as likely as the oceans rising 20 feet!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: drkillj0y, 4/4/2013 2:42:55 PM     (No. 9259521)

FTA "We are sinking back into superstition, in which elite priests tell us what to think."

Amen to that.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: woodsman, 4/4/2013 3:36:47 PM     (No. 9259593)

Jonathon is smoking crack...The low info moonbats will buy the drowning polar bear crap until their last breath

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