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    Default Rocks falling into oceans, not climate, causing seas to rise, congressman suggests

    And should we expect any less from an Alabama bible thumping inbred, home of the very poorly educated!! because they don't need no stinkin education!! they got jesus!!



    At least that's the theory embraced by Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., during a hearing held Wednesday by the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on how technology can be used to address climate change.




    https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/to...sts/ar-AAxrm7w

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    Default Amen, brother.

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    He needs a lobotomy.
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    While questioning Philip Duffy, president of Woods Hole Research Center, about what, in addition to climate change, might be driving rising sea levels, Brooks suggested erosion might be a factor.

    "Every single year that we’re on Earth, you have huge tons of silt deposited by the Mississippi River, by the Amazon River, by the Nile, by every major river system — and for that matter, creek, all the way down to the smallest systems," Brooks said. "And every time you have that soil or rock whatever it is that is deposited into the seas, that forces the sea levels to rise. Because now you’ve got less space in those oceans because the bottom is moving up."

    Brooks pointed to the White Cliffs of Dover and to California "where you have the waves crashing against the shorelines" and "you have the cliffs crash into the sea."

    "All of that displaces the water which forces it to rise, does it not?" Brooks asked.

    "I’m pretty sure that on human time scales, those are minuscule effects," Duffy answered.

    An analysis by The Washington Post found that Duffy is correct. The Post found that it would take the equivalent of the top five inches of land from the entire surface area of the United States to cause the oceans to rise the 3.3 millimeters a year currently seen. And those five inches would have to fall into the oceans every year to explain the current rate at which they are rising.

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    Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind. Albert Einstein

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    And it's not surprising then they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy toward people who aren't like them or anti-immigrant sentiment



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    Quote Originally Posted by guno View Post
    You actually can get a good education in Alabama.. but Fundamentalist religiosity is an obstacle.

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    There are many places that ground subsidence is the cause of new flooding, not rising sea levels.

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    NOAA pegs global absolute sea level rise at about 1.7 mm/yr. This amounts to less than six inches by 2100.

    https://wattsupwiththat.com/2018/03/...ea-level-rise/
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    Liberals say we're experiencing global warming, my furnace says otherwise.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hvilleherb View Post
    Liberals say we're experiencing global warming, my furnace says otherwise.
    you must be right if you have a talking furnace, It tells you all the data and science is wrong, listen to it instead.

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    Quote Originally Posted by guno View Post
    And should we expect any less from an Alabama bible thumping inbred, home of the very poorly educated!! because they don't need no stinkin education!! they got jesus!!



    At least that's the theory embraced by Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., during a hearing held Wednesday by the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on how technology can be used to address climate change.




    https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/to...sts/ar-AAxrm7w

    Donkeys can talk and people can fly and a man named jesus lives up in the sky!!
    At least its more logical that Hank Johnson (D) claiming that Guam is gonna capsize from over population........lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by guno View Post
    And should we expect any less from an Alabama bible thumping inbred, home of the very poorly educated!! because they don't need no stinkin education!! they got jesus!!



    At least that's the theory embraced by Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., during a hearing held Wednesday by the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on how technology can be used to address climate change.




    https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/to...sts/ar-AAxrm7w

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oracle Of Delphi View Post
    He needs a lobotomy.
    Pretty sure that's already happened.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NOVA View Post
    At least its more logical that Hank Johnson (D) claiming that Guam is gonna capsize from over population........lol
    Stupid knows no political boundaries, for sure.

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    hey it's "kristian science"
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