Category Archives: Satire

Britain vs. Canada on Leaving the EU

A recent vox pop. survey in Canada revealed a dominant reluctance amongst young Canadians for Canada to leave the EU. Imagine how difficult it is to campaign for Britain to leave the EU, the UK actually being part of the … Continue reading

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Mad as a Box of Frogs

A few days of smog and the French government has totally lost the plot. The Eiffel Tower is to be dismantled in the lead up to IPCC’s COP21 at the end of November this year, symbolising France’s contribution to the … Continue reading

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Earth Hour Offsets Exchange Opens in Tórshavn

Never heard of Tórshavn? It’s the Capital of the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic between Iceland and Scotland. Although it’s tacitly a part of Denmark, it’s explicitly not part of the European Union (EU) so they can do as … Continue reading

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The Lemur Climate Conference

First picture as delegates bustle to collect their luggage after arriving at the airport. Picture found at Johns Hopkins University’s News-Letter site.

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Looking for the Missing Heat

First, a tweet reproduced by Thought Leader™ William M. Briggs: John Kennedy @micefearboggis  Climate Scientist walks into a bar, says, “A pint of … … … … bitter” Barman: “Why the long pause?” Climate Scientist: <sobs> Meanwhile, Joanne Nova presented … Continue reading

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Field Testing Superconductive Photo-Voltaics

I spotted some stealth research in superconductive photovoltaics taking place in Michigan. This picture shows a research assistant clearing the insulating snow from the panels to allow the photo-voltaic cells to cool more rapidly and to become super-conductive in a … Continue reading

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Topical Ditty

Given current events, I decided to try my hand at writing song lyrics: Six Weeks Days On An Icy Boat When I was a young boy, I wanted to run the world That’s the life for me. Best where all … Continue reading

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Human Rights Scandal in Sweden

Investigative journalist Donna Laframboise reports that the UN-IPCC is secretly detaining delegates from many countries until they agree to statements put before them.

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A War Story

DECLASSIFIED The fog rolled up from the channel, fleeing from the sun still far over the horizon. The moist chill increased the frequency of expletives emitted by the minions busying around the Lancasters at the edge of the airfield in … Continue reading

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Save the World: Eat More Chocolate

In this Guardian article, Stephen Emmott tells us that Humans are the real threat to life on Earth. It takes around 27,000 litres of water to produce one kilogram of chocolate. That’s roughly 2,700 litres of water per bar of … Continue reading

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