The democrat controlled house held two committee hearings yesterday, both of which focused exclusively on the future perils in store for us all if we don’t allow the legislators to destroy our economy today. The Committee on Natural Resources was harangued by a procession of activists who argued for and against our fossil fuel based industrial base (including members of the self described “Hip Hop Caucus)”. For some reason, 12 years to the end of times kept coming up, though none gave a scientific explanation for why our environmental clock runs out in 2031.
The Committee on Energy and Commerce was likewise treated to predictions of doom and gloom (with the approaching climpocalypse being a mere 12 years in our future). As an added bonus this committee heard from a climate scientist who informed lawmakers that the recent polar vortex that struck the Midwest last week was caused by climate change, thus equating weather with climate. More