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Walt Handelsman

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  1. ronald rini

    ronald rini said, over 3 years ago

    no one is doubting there is global warming(sorry climate change) but I live in ohio and the great lakes were carved by ice flows and now there is no ice (except for winter) So yes there is climate change and we are affecting it a little. but the only change that is bad is all the bleeding hearts that are sending their change $ to these thumpers that are getting rich because of it

  2. Gary Williams

    Gary Williams GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    It is too late to change things now we have passed the tipping point. The best thing to do now is grab all the money we can and hasten the certain end so it will be as painless as possible. Let drill all over the place and crack out all the gas we can so that the we will at least go extinct rich.

  3. motivemagus

    motivemagus said, over 3 years ago

    Whaaaat? @ronald, @Gary, are you both serious?
    There are actions we can take to stop adding more CO2, and there are actions we can take that could take it out. Some are looking at megaengineering projects that would permit us to make drastic change, though that is more of a last-ditch approach.
    But at least neither of you doubt AGW. I expect the usual trolls will appear shortly.

  4. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, over 3 years ago

    We can only hope the change of attitude we are seeing in insurance companies and states will hasten actions that can help lessen the effects of climate change. There are many job creating and money creating/saving ways to pay for this kind of infrastructure overhaul. Failure to take action will simply make life for all harder and more challenging over time.
    But the cartoon is hopeful, and so am I.
    Respectfully,
    & Happy Holidayze,
    C.

  5. Radish

    Radish GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    We are well past the ppm of CO2 in the atmosphere to cause catastrophe. Its all down hill from here.

  6. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    A thought…If you all don’t start working towards improving this problem. You (everyone) may have no legacy. This is the single most important problem facing mankind today.

  7. PianoGuy24

    PianoGuy24 GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    The world has ALWAYS had periods of extreme weather! Explain how extreme weather happened BEFORE the industrial revolutions…huh? And also, extreme weather, blame global warming, no extreme weather, blame global warming, mild winter or frigid winter….global warming. Drought this year, or too much rain….yep, global warming. You nuts have global warming for your trump card for everything. All it is anymore is a pesky buzzing in the air now….silently fading….

  8. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    www.ncse.com For rational, inquisitive minds.

  9. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    A 12 year old Norquist wrote a “no tax pledge”. Years later, Repulblicans with lower I.Q. and education that 12 year olds signed it. Climate change is much more real than Norquists “plan” doing anything but destroy the economy. Climate change, caused by morons led by folks like Norquist IS real, and a bigger problem.

  10. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, over 3 years ago

    My questions to those who are skeptical about Climate Change are these…
    If this is a cyclical pattern, how long do your sources suggest it will last and is there anything we can or should do to effect this dangerous time in the cycle?
    If you are wrong and climate change is real and is man made, at what point do we start trying to reverse the damage?
    How many more billions will be paid to restore homes, farms, and businesses damaged or destroyed by drought, hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, and blizzards before we spend the billions needed to start doing what we can?
    Just three questions. Don’t say it climate change doesn’t exist, tell me what you think about the existing climate.
    I truly am curious.
    Respectfully,
    & Happy Holidayze,
    C

  11. ronald rini

    ronald rini said, over 3 years ago

    @motivemagus

    Sorry even with drastic changes there will be a climate change It been going on forever. They are saying that under the ice at the artic circle they are finding trees that have been dead for years. Sure throw money at it and make some people rich and still get the same outcome.

  12. Anthony 2816

    Anthony 2816 said, over 3 years ago

    Wouldn’t it be horrible if we worked to reduce pollution, making our environment cleaner, safer, healthier and more beautiful, and then it turned out the anti-science people were right?

  13. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    @drybones

    Don’t hold your breath.

  14. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/the-scorched-earth-20110624 MORE current information being passed on by Al Gore. Timely, and from an excellent source, without the right wing hysteria, just facts from the scientists.

  15. parkerfields

    parkerfields GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    It seems like there is climate change this time each year (it gets cold as the winter approaches). This God-made climate change will last until the spring starts coming. Then the climate change will be a warming trend. It is amazing but it happens year after year. And many people are foolish enough to think they are responsible for the climate. I bet God gets a good laugh out of that one.

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