Browsing All posts tagged under »Hurricane Irma«

Hurricane Illusions – And Realities

September 24, 2017 by

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If human emissions made Irma worse, did they also bring the 12-year lull in Cat 4-5 hurricanes? By Paul Driessen ~ Hurricanes Harvey and Irma brought out the best in us. Millions of Americans are giving money, toil, and sweat to help victims rebuild. Unfortunately, the storms also highlighted some people’s baser instincts. Some advanced […]

Dan Rather Uses Hurricane To Push Vox Claim South Florida Will Be ‘Uninhabitable’

September 12, 2017 by

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By Julia A Seymour ~ Even as Hurricane Irma prepared to strike Florida after devastating the Caribbean, discredited former news anchor Dan Rather promoted a Vox story worrying about how climate change is making parts of the state “uninhabitable.” Climate alarmists seize every opportunity to complain about what they fear will be the impacts of manmade […]

The Hurricane Harvey Hustle

September 11, 2017 by

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Facts about Harvey trump attempts to use it to advance manmade climate cataclysm agendas By Paul Driessen ~ “When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight,” English essayist Samuel Johnson observed 240 years ago, “it concentrates his mind wonderfully.” That’s certainly true in the climate change arena. After ending U.S. participation […]

Daily Beast Hails ‘Poetic Justice’ Of ‘Climate Denier’ Homes Wrecked By Hurricane Irma

September 9, 2017 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Leah Barkoukis at Townhall assembled a cast of liberal ill-wishers on Twitter, just hoping Hurricane Irma trashes Mar-a-Lago. The Daily Beast posted a milder version of the “poetic justice” schadenfreude at the top of their home page on Friday: “Monster Hurricane Irma Barrels Toward Climate Change Deniers’ Playground.” Another headline suggested […]

The Myth That Climate Change Created Harvey, Irma

September 9, 2017 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ Flooding in homes and businesses across Houston was still on the rise when Politico ran a provocative article, titled “Harvey Is What Climate Change Looks Like.” Politico was not alone, as another news outlet called the one-two punch of Harvey and Irma the potential “new normal.” Brad Johnson, executive director of […]

3 Reasons Trump Should Consider Appointing A Disaster Relief Commission

September 8, 2017 by

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By David Inserra ~ With Hurricane Harvey leaving massive amounts of damage in its wake and Hurricane Irma now heading toward Florida, tools for disaster management, response, and recovery are needed more than ever. Looking to past examples, one model that may serve the Trump administration well is to set up a temporary commission to […]