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CoolEdge - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
A lot of top scientists are fighting the global warming religion. These ICCC conferences have men with distinguished careers, not thieves like your activist friend, that try to damage any company that does not bow to the global warming campaign. http://climateconferences.heartland.org/fred-gold...
CoolEdge - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
You're referring to the stolen emails, that were then altered to give the fake strategy memo you seem to quote as fact. http://www.globalwarming.org/2012/02/21/stolen-he... The thief is the one you trust? He lost his job for the theft, but maybe got it back. It…
CoolEdge - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
"we've been able to predict over the last couple of decades what will happen with CO2 increasing. Air temps will go up, ice will melt, oceans will heat, land temp readings will increase" True you warmists PREDICTED what would happen ... but the accurate satellite readings show that did NOT happen. No warming for almost two decades, and now they are revising models, and discovering oceans…
CoolEdge - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
" what is your source for this concept that we have exited a natural 30 year cooling period? ' You maintain an amazing ability to ignore the obvious. Those articles is Newspeak and Time addressed the 30 years of abnormally cooler temperatures. Since that we rebounded from about 1980 to 1998, and since then it has been flat, but still warmer than 1979. It is not a "concept" about a…
Expatriate - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
While you may not trust ice volume levels, which is your prerogative, you must certainly agreethat analyzing only 2D measurements of ice extent is looking at ... just the tip of the iceberg? Actually, while climate is complicated, we've been able to predict over the last couple of decades what will happen with CO2 increasing. Air temps will go up, ice will melt, oceans will heat, land temp readings…

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Illinois departments and agencies telling stories of doom and gloom should a “temporary” income tax actually be temporary

Doomsday preppers are getting busy at the Illinois Capitol.

The latest seeking shelter is the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, which foretells disaster unless state lawmakers make permanent the state’s 2011 “temporary” income tax increase.

Amy Martin, IHPA’s executive director, told lawmakers if the temporary tax is actually temporary, she’d have to slash her budget to “1986 levels” and close 10 of the state’s historic sites.

Martin doesn’t have a list of which of Illinois’ 56 historic sites would close, but there are plenty.

But here are a few places she can look:

  • The Washburn House in northern Illinois
  • The Postville Courthouse in central Illinois
  • The Carl Sandburg home in west central Illinois.

Why? Because none drew more than 2,000 visitors last year.

Then there are any of the 11 Illinois historic sites that didn’t raise a single dime in donations in 2013. Some of the sites don’t have donation boxes where visitors can drop a buck or two. Others raise cash as part of a broader complex.

But don’t worry, Illinois’ Abraham Lincoln sites are among the most popular — though not most profitable — historic sites in the state.

The state’s historic money-maker is the Dana Thomas Home in the capital city.

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library is the all-time historic site located in the state, but that’s not owned by the IHPA.

The IHPA, like just about every state agency under the control of Gov. Pat Quinn, has been part of a parade of doomsday budget presentations at the Capitol. All the agencies say if the state does not raise taxes next year, they will not be able to carry on.


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